Most companies are embracing telecommuting jobs, noting they don't lead to a decline in worker production and mean happier employees.
JetBlue (JBLU) shares dropped sharply after the announcement that its pilots voted to unionize.
American's merger with US Airways turns Charlotte into a Oneworld hub, but Star co-founder Lufthansa will still connect passengers there.
Delta Air Lines, Dow Chemical, Brinker International, EMC, Federal Mogul, General Dynamics, Johnson Controls, Northrop Grumman, Norfolk Southern and Owens Corning also report before the opening bell on Wednesday.
The UAW announces Monday that it will not pursue its case, protesting an unfair election, before the National Labor Relations Board.
Harley Davidson, Lockheed Martin and Travelers also report quarterly results before the opening bell on Tuesday.
Here's a chart that shows the most common mistake among traders and investors around the world.
Volume, however, continues to be a major concern on the upside.
These two sector rivals are favorites of the dividend-hungry crowd, but are the stocks prices worth the payout?
Plans to build Tesla electric cars and charging stations in China help catapult the American billionaire to stardom.
Is $9,701 a great price for a cup of coffee? It may be, and understanding why can help you think about how your retirement savings translates into retirement income.
Yum Brands (YUM) shares are higher in after-market trading following a 24% year over year first quarter EPS increase
U.S. stocks climb Tuesday amid headlines on pharmaceutical deals and better-than-expected existing-home sales.
Several California towns are pushing to ban the cultivation of outdoor marijuana.
A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Time Warner Cable Inc is the #100 broker analyst pick among those stocks screened by The Online Investor for strong stock buyback activity. To make that list, a stock must have repurchased at least 5% of its outstanding shares over the trailing twelve month period.
A second month of a fractional decline in existing home sales kept sales to a 4.59 million annual rate.
In these highlights from his trading diary in the past week, Doug Kass writes about China's GDP, volatile swings in the market and Monitise.
Companies that are inventing incredibly important drugs go down almost every day.
See: yesterday's rapid lockstep reversal.
Until these overpriced stocks come down enough to attract acquirers, I think they'll cause real problems for the market.
It could be the next Ocwen Financial.
VMware beats first-quarter earnings by a penny and exceeds on the top line. But shares slip as the company maintains guidance during its conference call.
Ahead of earnings on Wednesday, Facebook is getting a boost, as one analyst believes the company's earnings power is being severely unappreciated by Wall Street.
Following its $3.1 billion acquisition of Nest, Google has just put the Nest Thermostat in the Google Play store.
Netflix surged after the company reported first-quarter results and announced a price hike for new customers, noting existing customers will keep their current pricing "for a generous time period." Will consumers keep the service?
Leonardo DiCaprio is being culled to play Apple's iconic co-founder Steve Jobs in the Aaron Sorkin-written movie, according to a media report.
IBM revealed a new Watson supercomputer-created, cloud-delivered personal shopping concierge.
Netflix reported first-quarter results and announced a price hike for new customers, noting existing customers will keep their current pricing "for a generous time period." Will new customers shun the streaming service?
A squabble between Netflix and Comcast is heating up with the big cable company quickly reacting to Netflix's very public opposition last night of its pending $45-billion takeover of Time Warner Cable.