Today's Business News and Opinion
They may not fetch the $2.5 billion Microsoft just paid for Minecraft developer Mojang, but video game properties are a key part of tech companies' device strategy.
Here are five places that where you can sell or trade in your older iPhone model for some decent return.
Chrysler, Honda and Toyota all count minvans among their top-selling vehicles, while Kia is giving its new minivan a big push. Families are buying into them in a big way.
Recent domestic violence incidents involving Ray Rice, Adrian Peterson and other NFL players have brought pressure from sponsors without abandoning the league.
Investors itching to get a piece of the nascent but growing wearables market should ask themselves one question: What features do they want on their smartwatch? Check Out These Answers
Experts agree that the financial penalty of waiting to purchase your plane tickets could be huge.
SAP CEO Bill McDermott failed to sell the Concur deal, but that doesn't mean it isn't good for the German software maker.
Alibaba CEO Jack Ma made a cool $860 million on Friday when Alibaba shares began trading on the New York Stock Exchange.
The initial public offering price of $92.70 is reasonable. But if it trades above $110 a share, investors should steer clear.
The stock has slumped along with natural-gas prices, but the company believes prices will rise long term.
Wall Street says it wants to help seniors with diminished capacity who are getting fleeced by scammers, but can we trust brokers to do the job?
Let's debunk these one by one.
Treasury yields are rising, and so are bank profit expectations, but investors may be ahead of fundamentals.
Web site iFixit took a look inside the iPhone 6, and found the usual suspects, including Qualcomm, Broadcom, Skyworks Solutions, Avago and others.
Revenue collected outside the U.S. converts to less U.S. profit when the dollar is stronger. That's caused a technical 'death cross.' Here's how to protect yourself.
JetBlue CEO Dave Barger agrees to step down because Wall Street wants JetBlue to be just like the legacy carriers -- who all had recent bankruptcies.
According to media reports, the crowds waiting for the iPhone 6, which went on sale Friday, are breaking records all over the world.
Republicans argue SEC registration is an unnecessary burden, especially on the smaller funds, and takes away from acquisitions.
Across the globe, consumers are lining up to buy the latest Apple iPhone. The stores they're waiting to enter look the same as they did in 2001.
France's Vivendi has agreed to sell Brazilian telecommunications unit GVT to Telefonica for about $9.3 billion.
German business management software maker SAP agrees to buy unprofitable expense-management software rival Concur Technologies for $8.3 billion.
Oracle announces CEO Larry Ellison will step down and become chief technology officer and executive chairman, with Safra Catz and Mark Hurd becoming co-CEOs.
Twitter chatter was abuzz after four CEOs of major public companies -- Oracle, Clorox, JetBlue and the possible CEO successor at AIG -- all announced departures.
Oracle's flamboyant founder Larry Ellison steps down as CEO, but his shadow still looms large in his new role at the enterprise software company.
U.S. stock futures rise as Alibaba is set for its first day of trading in New York; Scots reject independence; Oracle CEO Larry Ellison steps down.
JetBlue said CEO Dave Barger will step down in February when his contract expires, and Robin Hayes will replace him.
Facebook's News Feed update takes on Twitter as the go-to social network for discussing sports, live TV and other hot topics.
Alibaba has priced its initial public offering at $68 a share, signaling the largest initial public offering in U.S. history to date.
The biggest users of open source want to standardize tools and processes to keep the Internet's house of cards from falling.
MSCI (MSCI) shares are rising after the company declared an 18 cent per share quarterly dividend, the first dividend payout in its history.
Big box retailers with large real estate holdings are getting crafty. Brian Sozzi details one way they are making easy money.
In advance of the holiday season, Amazon refreshes its tablet and eBook reader line including new low cost and high-priced models.
TheStreet's Jim Cramer gives his take on Rite Aid's 'horrendous' guidance and his pick in the packaged foods industry.
German chemical and drugs company Bayer said it would carve out and list its plastics unit, ending months of speculation about a sale.
New York REIT continues aggressive expansion campaign in acquisition of 52 hotels with 7,000 rooms.
American Airlines' pilot union now represents all 15,000 pilots at the airline, and former America West pilots want their previous union to refund unspent dues .
Endo International's $1.4 billion spoiler bid for Auxilium Pharmaceuticals is likely to succeed, based on the market reaction. Nevertheless, Auxilium's slow response to the bid is troubling.
A vote for Scottish independence could impact everything from economic activity in the region to the value of the British Pound and also have far-reaching political implications.
The link between high oil prices and high stocks makes no sense.
China is building landfills in the sea. Its state oil companies are poised to capitalize.
Following Alibaba's IPO, Yahoo! and CEO Marissa Mayer may be looking to put some of that money to work, buying companies that will boost both revenue and engagement.
Arturo Bris, head of the IMD World Competitiveness Center, sizes up independent Scotland's chances of competing in the global economy and any possible impacts on the U.K.
U.S. stock futures rise; voters in Scotland head to the polls; Oracle to report earnings Thursday; a bug Apple's iOS software affects health apps.
The fact that the central bank will keep interest rates low for a 'considerable time' means that investors will be in a favorable market environment well into 2015.
Investors reacted positively to the Fed's decision to keep rates low, but Yellen left open just how long a "considerable time" was.
The average age of billionaires is mid-60s, but most achieve 10-figure status by their late 40s.
Though many are steering clear of anonymous social apps, moneymen from top firms are overlooking the risks of anonymity for a chance to own a piece of the next Facebook.
Harman is continuing to move into the wearable technology space, announcing a multi-year marketing and merchandising deal with the National Basketball Association to make headphones, speakers and other audio equipment.
Auto industry sales are at their best pace since the beginning of 2006, and that means 4 million more auto loan accounts in just a year.
Shares plummet as cloud vendor fails to find buyer, decides not to buy back stock.
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