Stocks were mixed on Friday after Alibaba's strong debut was offset by falling technology shares, but the Dow edged higher to set a second straight record.
A new owner for the NYSE means fewer workers overall but more brokers on a renovated trading floor. What else does Intercontinental Exchange have in mind?
The vast majority of Americans have never heard of Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce company which is on the verge of potentially the world's largest IPO.
Alibaba Group plans to increase the size of its U.S. initial public offering because of overwhelming investor demand, sources say.
Investors should stop looking for bargain stocks -- there's a reason their prices are low. Instead, buy stocks that are already pricey winners. Here's why.
General Mills agrees to acquire organic food producer Annie's for about $820 million to expand its presence in the fast-growing U.S. natural foods market.
Though the strategy of sell in May and go away, has historically has been a profitable one, 2014 was an exception.
Investors should look into how some former high fliers from the '90s -- like Oracle, Microsoft, Intel, Qualcomm and Cisco -- are diversifying.
Index-based investing has gone mainstream, but most investors are still not benefiting from it. Here's how you can -- and why you should.
The proposed 21st Century Fox-Time Warner deal is just another in a long line of potential corporate weddings that never quite made it to the altar.
A few stocks keep the dividends flowing each month. Look at oil and gas firms, business development companies and real estate investment trusts.
For high dividends, look beyond utility stocks, REITs and limited partnerships. Consider Six Flags, Mattel, Regal Entertainment and Staples.
Important business news this week includes the quarterly reports from Toll Brothers, Hovnanian and Conn's.
Most young ladies either spend, donate or save their bat mitzvah money. Maybe they should invest it.
No matter what your level of experience is in the stock market, these five tips can help to make you a better and more profitable investor.
New online platforms for Chinese commerce and totaled cars pushed some stocks higher, while Elizabeth Arden cites the sour smell of failure.
Zoe's Kitchen is expecting good news in its first quarter as public company. Compare that to reports from Tilly's, Chico's, Tiffany and even RadioShack.
Apple's stock reaches a new high, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit the competition and introduce popular products.