FedEx Corp.'s third-quarter profit jumped more than 50 percent and beat Wall Street expectations on a mix of volume growth and lower fuel costs.
General Motors will slash production in Russia and pull its mass-market Opel brand completely in the face of plummeting sales in the economically troubled country.
A lending company launched by Goldman Sachs is falling in its stock market debut on Wednesday.
Construction of new homes plummeted in February, as fierce winter weather froze housing starts in the Northeast and Midwest.
Unemployment rates fell in 24 states in January and rose in just eight, the latest evidence that hiring is strong across the country.
One measure of how heated the environmental battle has become over coffee giant Keurig Green Mountain's $5 billion-a-year plastic pods is how often the company's opponents use galactic comparisons.
Mall operator Macerich has rejected a $16 billion hostile bid from competitor Simon Property Group and adopted a "poison pill" defense to defend against a takeover.
Interest rates could soon rise in the U.S. for the first time in almost a decade, and that's shaking up financial markets.
Output at U.S. factories fell for a third straight month in February, driven by a big drop in production at auto plants.
Surrounding the Fed's policy meeting this week is the widespread expectation that it will no longer use the word "patient" to describe its stance on raising interest rates from record lows. The big question is: What will that mean?
McDonald's workers in 19 cities have filed complaints over burns from popping grease, a lack of protective equipment and other workplace hazards, according to labor organizers.
U.S. homebuilders are feeling slightly less confident in their sales prospects, but their overall sales outlook remains favorable.
Top concert promoter Live Nation has struck a new deal with Pepsi.
General Electric is selling another segment of its financial business, transferring its GE Capital consumer-lending operation in Australia and New Zealand to a group of investors in a deal valued at roughly $6.3 billion.
Wholesale prices fell for a fourth straight month in February as a decline in food prices offset an increase in gasoline prices.