Investors are constantly looking for yield, but sometimes a big dividend isn't worth the risk.
Small cap stocks can realize big returns, but some should be avoided, even if they offer big dividends.
The Federal Reserve vice chairman did not give an indication about when the expected rate increase will occur this year.
Following in Wal-Mart and TJX's footsteps, Target is the latest big retailer to raise wages for employees to at least $9 an hour, beginning in April.
Jim Cramer and Jack Mohr believe Target is making the right move, and forecast the earnings-per-share impact to be minimal.
When Daimler exported its popular Sprinter van to the U.S., it used some legal trickery to dodge a 25% U.S. tariff. Now instead, they'll be built in South Carolina.
Investors hope highly respected insurance boss Thiam can step up restructuring efforts at the flagging Swiss lender.
Catch up on Jim Cramer's thinking over the last week about two leadership groups that have been hammered and the spike in oil.
Cramer says he wouldn't touch Noodles & Co. with a 10-foot pole but Skyworks Solutions is one of his 'four horsement' of semiconductors.
Cramer says to buy Berkshire Hathaway and wait on Rocket Fuel.
Cramer will look for any inkling of growth when industrial stocks report earnings next week.
Oil's sure not like it used to be.
Wall Street ends its four-day losing streak on Friday, but the minor gains are nowhere near enough to erase big losses suffered over the week.
Blackstone's IPO in June 2007 coincided with the market's crest, while competitors who went public had to wait until after the financial crisis.
Stocks inch higher on Friday afternoon, recovering from an earlier drop.
The economy may not be growing as fast as everyone hoped, but consumers are spending more and that could prompt the Fed to start raising rates in September.
Stocks recover from an earlier drop by midmorning Friday, though gains are limited as crude oil falls below a $50 level again.
Storied venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers received a favorable jury verdict in its closely watched gender discrimination lawsuit brought by former associate partner Ellen Pao.
Facebook isn't done shopping for companies. Next could be Pinterest. Here's why.
Faster processors, a better camera and -- believe it or not -- a smaller screen help improve a terrific smartphone design.
Although BlackBerry surprised analysts with a profit, it still has a ways to go.
BlackBerry beats analyst expectations with adjusted earnings of 4 cents a share.
Facebook's two-day developer conference will focus on messaging and mobile advertising, and should include several updates to the social network's standalone apps.
Here are 10 tax-filing tips as published by MainStreet, the personal finance site in TheStreet network.
Hire an expert, review your documents regularly and don't rely on just a will to accomplish your goals are among the highlights of sound estate planning.
Why the trillion dollars of U.S. corporate cash “trapped” overseas isn’t as much of a problem as you might think.
Global stock markets are pricing in a differential in monetary policy: Europe and Japan are easing while the U.S. is poised to raise rates.
Madison Square Garden (MSG) is gaining after-hours Friday after announcing it will spin off its sports and entertainment businesses.
Finish Line finished a challenging year on a solid note. Its CEO explains why better times may be ahead in 2015.
TheStreet highlights 3 stocks pushing the consumer non-durables industry higher today.
Stocks recovered from the worst of the day's losses, but closed in the red after seesawing throughout Thursday's afternoon session.
Stocks recover from heavy losses suffered earlier Thursday.
The next time your car breaks down arm yourself with a few basic tools before finding the right shop to do the job.
Things don't look so good in Norway for Tesla as far as four-wheel drive car sales.
Kennedy-Wilson (KW) shares are dropping after the company priced its secondary offering at $25.55.
Macerich (MAC) shares are down after rival Simon Property Group (SPG) increased its bid for the company.
The PHLX Housing Sector Index is outperforming the S&P 500 even though single-family housing starts plunged 15% in February.
Clive Jackson is the founder and CEO of Victor, a mobile app that adds transparency and ease into booking a trip on a private jet.
Revamping former hit shows seems to be Fox Broadcasting Co.'s strategy for bolstering its lineup amid slumping ad revenue.
Macy's CFO said U.S. consumers may have more money to spend but they're not using it to buy general merchandise.
Chicago buyer acquires the 131-year-old bat maker's brand in a deal valued at $70 million.
France's Vivendi SA is preparing for a tussle with P. Schoenfeld Asset Management LP, a New York-based activist investor that asked the French company to sell its music operations.