Markets closed higher Wednesday as Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen reiterated that the central bank would continue to support growth with accommodative monetary policy.
A Japanese court rejected Mt. Gox's plans to rebuild and put its assets under a provisional administrator's control until bankruptcy proceedings begin.
ETF Securities U.S. research director Mike McGlone says waiting until next week to jump back into the gold market and the other precious metals is a good idea.
Bazaarvoice's $9 million acquisition of FeedMagnet may help the online customer review network expand its services to social media such as Instagram. The deal also marks a new M&A strategy for Bazaarvoice after the Department of Justice called the company's vertical acquisition of competitor PowerReviews "unlawful."
Markets were higher at midday after a better than expected result for first quarter Chinese GDP while U.S. economic data on housing starts and industrial production was mixed.
Wells Fargo Advisors Scott Wren says recent market volatility is good for retail investors and recommends cyclical stocks, but says investors should avoid defensive stocks.
President Obama sent a stern warning to Russian President Putin over the escalating conflict in Ukraine after clashes between pro-Russian separatists and government forces turned deadly.
Comcast has agreed to a shareholder agreement with the New York State Common Retirement Fund to disclose its political spending made with corporate funds.
One of the world's largest asset managers has joined a growing chorus of critics of legislation proposed by Sens. Tim Johnson (D, SD) and Mike Crapo (R., ID) which is widely seen as President Obama's favorite plan to reform the U.S. housing market by winding down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
The U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation have opened a criminal investigation into multi-level supplements-seller Herbalife, Dan McCrum of the Financial Times reported on Friday afternoon.
David Williams of Strategic Gold says gold is still at a great price and as investors see the daily selling in momentum stocks at Nasdaq, they are shifting to safety.
Rather than appear duplicitous, companies owning television stations are conspicuously quiet on the subject of Comcast's proposed $45 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable.
The housing reform legislation that appears to have the most support from the Obama Administration takes sharp criticism from an icon of the Left.
President Obama has been pushing his agenda to close the gender wage gap, and he took one step closer to equality by declaring Tuesday as National Equal Pay day.
Comcast shouldn't kid itself. A more upfront case about why no debt is being used to buy Time Warner Cable may prove Comcast's best defense in Washington
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