The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits dropped last week and stayed near 14-year lows, the latest evidence of labor-market improvement.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - President Vladimir Putin assured Russians on Thursday that the economy would rebound after the ruble's dramatic slide this year but offered no remedy for a deepening financial crisis.
FRANKFURT - As Mario Draghi prepares to push the European Central Bank into quantitative easing, he's counting the cost of alienating its home nation.
Switzerland's National Bank (SNB) is to impose an interest rate of minus 0.25% on large amounts of money deposited in the country.
FedEx Co. logo FedEx (NYSE:FDX) had its price target upped by RBC Capital from $155.00 to $165.00 in a research note issued to investors on Thursday.