Microsoft, McDonald's, Amazon and Staples are some of America's iconic companies that are expected to post lower profits this quarter.
Stocks fell for a fifth straight session Thursday as bank results disappointed and investors fretted over the earnings impact of global economic weakness.
Panera is adding touch-screen tablets that customers can place orders on and inviting orders via smartphones -- and the orders are delivered to the table.
JPMorgan Chase, the biggest U.S. bank by assets, reports a 7 percent drop in fourth quarter earnings, coming short of what analysts estimated.
Reports by KB Home, Lennar, JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo, Citigroup, Bank of America and Goldman Sachs update the state of homebuilding and banking.
If you're looking to invest in hamburgers, the retro drive-in chain Sonic may be better than Shake Shack, the IPO flavor of the month.
Some meaty payouts might meet their untimely demise this year. Consider the cases of SeaWorld, CTC Media, Windstream and even Coca-Cola.
GoPro scored a hit with its Hero camera, and Ocwen Financial fell after reaching a settlement on a $150 million penalty.
New leadership basks in financial improvements at Olive Garden, and Sony gives in to hackers by shelving a comedy about North Korea.
Pantry, which owns the Kangaroo Express chain of convenience stores has been hurt by volatile fuel prices and increased competition.
A potential merger sends Office Depot and Staples stock up, and horrible quarterly report sends Conn's down -- way down.
VeriFone offers an early read on holiday shopping, and Dave & Busters assesses its first quarter as a public company.
You have to take dividend increases in context. Companies can increase their dividends by huge percentages and still lag behind their peers.
The days are numbered when it comes to enjoying video on physical media.
U.S. stocks fell Monday after weak Chinese and Japanese data stoked worries about slowing global economic growth, while oil prices sank to five-year lows.
McDonald's is planning major changes in the U.S., including an expansion of a test that lets people build their own burgers by tapping on a touchscreen.
Demand for the new iPhones outpaces supply. Many reasons are suggested, and some wonder whether the shortage will affect Apple stock.
Some companies have burned investors in a bad way this year. Look at what happened to 3D Systems, the Container Store, Sodastream, Twitter and Coach.
Cheap diapers are a new reason to get Amazon Prime, and Microsoft dumps its stake in the Nook back with Barnes & Noble.
U.S. stocks ended slightly lower Thursday after the European Central Bank brushed off pressure for more immediate monetary policy action.
The bookseller has dived into the holiday selling season as investors await the quarterly report due this week.
Energy and health care companies led major stock indexes higher Tuesday, even as crude oil resumed its slide.