Positive signs in a first-quarter report overshadowed a 20 percent decline in Yahoo's earnings during the opening three months of the year.
Coca-Cola's first-quarter profit fell nearly 8 percent as the world's biggest beverage maker faced a stronger dollar and sold less soda.
CocaCola and PepsiCo, which report earnings this week, struggle to adapt to changing beverage tastes, but Chipotle Mexican Grill is doing just fine.
America may be years into a housing boom that initially benefited these home-centric retailers, but challenges are on the horizon.
Important quarterly earnings reports are expected from the nation's largest banks, a colorful auto insurer and a retailer that five years ago traded as a penny stock.
The once-promising world of Web-based higher learning is struggling. The huge University of Phoenix keeps losing students and revenue, and it's not alone.
Stocks were in and out of the plus column Wednesday, but ended with gains. The Dow ended a hair shy of a record, and the S&P 500 notched a new high.
Regional player Conn's seems to be the only publicly traded consumer electronics chain moving in the right direction now, but electronics isn't the reason why.
GameStop stumbled in its holiday quarter, and the changing technology of gaming -- apps and cloud-based games -- suggests tough times ahead for the video game retailer.
BlackBerry reported a quarterly loss Friday as smartphone sales continued to slide across all regions.
Candy Crush fans know that it's not always easy to find the right match, but that's not stopping its developer King Digital from hoping that it's the best match for investors.
From Taco Bell entering the breakfast market to another fast-food chain's earnings, here are some of the things that will help shape the week that lies ahead on Wall Street.
Biotechs were in the Wall Street spotlight on Friday, and not in a good way. The sector has had some stellar performers recently, but some analysts now say they’re...
Darden Restaurants has another soft quarter, but plans to spin off or sell Red Lobster and new menu items at Olive Garden don't seem to be enough.
Lennar and KB Home are reporting better-than-expected results as real estate developers, but the party may be ending sooner than you think.
SeaWorld lost some musical acts and generated legislative attention following a scathing documentary about killer whales called 'Backlash,' but revenue is growing.
Stocks bounced in and out of the plus column before picking a direction on Friday: Down again, but not far. Each of the major averages lost around a quarter of a percent.
The two leading doughnut chains are doing more than a few things right these days. But which one is tastier for investors?
With little news about China's economy or the Ukraine crisis, markets lacked a clear direction Wednesday. But for two small biotech stocks, the direction was straight up.