A new survey out from the National Federation of Independent Business shows that entrepreneurs are pessimistic about the future
Chocolate milk, with all of its added sugar, has become a new target for people concerned with childhood obesity in Los Angeles. Most of the milk consumed in schools is chocolate milk.
Especially in a system with progressive taxation, the relationship between tax revenues and GDP growth can be skewed
The American consumer is coming back, and big, boring companies are on the rise
When a raccoon dies on your property, you have three choices of what to do with it
Fuel-efficient cars are spurring demand for parts. A Toledo, Ohio, factory is slated to get a $260 million upgrade and up to 400 workers to turn out transmissions for its fuel-efficient cars.
Ford F-150 fuel tank may cause recall: the Ford F-150 fuel tank may have faulty steel straps that could break and lead to fires. Will Ford have to recall 2.7 million trucks?
CEOs at the biggest public companies in the US saw a raise in pay in 2010. The fourth annual analysis by the Wall Street Journal and the Hay Group, a management-consulting firm, shows that the median value of compensation of CEOs at the top 350 companies rose 11 percent, to $9.3 million. Only two of the Top 5 highest-paid CEOs were among the Top 5 the previous year, and only one was on the list four years ago. Total compensation includes salary, bonuses, granted value of stock, stock options, and other long-term incentives awarded for work.
Following a strong show on Friday, the Dow rose 45 points, led by oil and precious metals
Stock split boosts Citigroup's share price. The big question: Will reverse stock split bring in institutional investors?
Gold prices tumbled 6 percent after hitting a new record in late April. Investors who sense trouble ahead expect gold prices to surge higher. But other precious metals are poised to rise if the recovery strengthens.
The OECD's latest report shows that the global economy is growing, even as consumer confidence and business confidence decline
Gas prices have fallen four days in a row and in every state, according to AAA. Analysts expect gas prices to keep dropping slowly.
When it comes to personal finance, the golden rule still applies
It's time to find a good way to reconsider whether carbon cap and trade would eliminate jobs