Yahoo paid Marissa Mayer $36 million in compensation last year despite the company's shrinking revenue and profits. The CEO is also expected to receive a huge payout of $55 million if she is terminated after Yahoo is sold.
The former CEO of United Airlines got $36.8 million in severance pay and other benefits when he stepped down, according to filings released Friday.
Oil prices finished their best month in a year on Friday and are headed back toward $50 a barrel, bringing some relief to beleaguered energy producers even though they reported some of their worst quarterly results in years.
Baker Hughes (BHI - Get Report) issued its weekly rotary rig counts Friday, markedly noting a 11-count drop in U.S. active rigs to 420.
Vans shoe company reported its first-quarter earnings on Friday, revealing a notable spike in profit and sales that far exceeded expectations.