But the greenback then pared all of its initial gains and decreased against the euro.
06/23/14 - 8:23AM
NFL, NHL, NBA and Major League Baseball owners moonlight as soccer fans with teams that help produce some of the greatest talent the World Cup has to offer.
06/20/14 - 8:30AM
T-Mobile Wants a 7-night stand, Starbucks' proves that nothing is ever 'actually free' and Training the Street is out with its' survey of the best jobs for MBA grads.
06/19/14 - 10:00PM
Amazon's latest piece of hardware, the Fire phone, may be a push for the Internet giant to finally do what its critics have long asked it do: sell products at a profit, instead of at cost, or even a small loss.
06/19/14 - 11:38AM
It seems hard to believe that McDonald's, Dunkin' Donuts and Subway all started out as small ideas at one point in time. Here are 10 small, yet growing concepts hoping for the same big success.
06/19/14 - 7:00AM
While U.S.-based companies may employ the overwhelming majority of union autoworkers in this country, they're not the only ones using union labor on U.S.-made vehicles.
06/18/14 - 8:30AM
The CEO is working to turn Oracle into a cloud power. Investors shouldn't bet against him.
06/18/14 - 6:30AM
This once-popular drug stock is shunned and misunderstood by most investors.
06/17/14 - 6:00AM
Amazon is expected this week to join the ranks of modern smartphone manufacturers with an unique device of its own.
06/16/14 - 10:22AM
With the company due to report second-quarter earnings Tuesday, investors would be wise to embrace the market's clear-cut leader in the digital marketing space.
06/16/14 - 6:00AM
Hilton is trying to take advantage of a hotel industry that's flush with capital.
06/13/14 - 3:38PM
Online travel services provider Priceline said it had agreed to buy restaurant-bookings Web site OpenTable on Friday for $2.6 billion in cash.
06/13/14 - 9:42AM
With a $48M domestic debut, "The Fault in Our Stars" beat the "Edge of Tomorrow" by nearly $20M at the box office last weekend.
06/13/14 - 9:11AM
These stocks rising on unusual volume are within range of triggering breakout trades.
06/12/14 - 11:36AM
Seadrill is well positioned to ride out the weakness in its industry. Here's why.
06/12/14 - 6:00AM
As media and telecommunications companies jockey for position and attempt to build empires, expect a bidding war to emerge for MSG.
06/11/14 - 9:00AM
Would-be investors waiting for a better entry point will lose out on one of the best growth stories on the market today.
06/11/14 - 6:00AM
Billions in free publicity for Microsoft will more than pay for buying the home of the New York Rangers and Knicks.
06/10/14 - 6:00AM
Mario Gabelli's impressive track record of identifying undervalued companies continues in 2014 with Beam, DirecTV, and now Hillshire Brands.
06/10/14 - 6:00AM
Adidas and Nike are going head to head at the 2014 World Cup, spending millions of dollars to endorse athletes and teams.
06/09/14 - 11:01AM
Zynga's CEO really dropped the ball but the company hasn't changed and is still a buy.
06/09/14 - 9:30AM
Bicycle commuting is up throughout the country, but bigger cities are making huge strides in transforming bicycles into a mainstream option for the nation's trip to work.
06/06/14 - 2:37PM
These shares can still pay investors a 20% premium in the next 12 to 18 months.
06/06/14 - 6:30AM
Few investors aware of one of the greatest recent turnaround stories.
06/06/14 - 6:00AM
Apple kicked off its worldwide developers conference Monday by touting the newest versions of its desktop and mobile operating systems: OS X Yosemite and iOS 8.
06/05/14 - 7:00PM
How is Brazil supposed to avoid taking a multibillion-dollar hit on hosting the 2014 World Cup when even the U.S. lost money on soccer's biggest event 20 years ago?
06/05/14 - 12:50PM
This global advertising powerhouse is a valuable prize for acquisitive competitors and investors who seek takeover targets.
06/05/14 - 12:36PM
With almost 400 million tablets projected to ship in the next three years, Intel sees an opportunity its can't pass up.
06/05/14 - 12:35PM
Lockheed Martin knows where the big space bucks are and has a better chance of retrieving them than Elon Musk's start-up does.
06/04/14 - 10:30AM
Bridging the gap between photo apps and Photoshop, Instagram announced its latest suite of tools with which users can tweak and manipulate each and every selfie. The Facebook-owned (FB) photo-sharing social network unveiled version 6.0 Tuesday, available for update immediately, its second since the beginning of the year.
06/04/14 - 8:41AM