Berkshire Hathaway is the quintessential capitalist story of meritocracy, grit, and hard work. Humans have a certain fundamental attraction to these success stories that happen against any measure of statistical improbability - this notion of exceptionalism.
Wall Street isn't savoring McDonald's (MCD) latest turnaround effort as its new management team attempts to revive the struggling fortunes of the world's largest fast-food chain.
In this March 11, 2015 photo, newly-filled and sealed bottles of Coors Banquet beer move along on a conveyor belt, at the MillerCoors Brewery, in Golden, Colo.
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks gained Monday, pushing the market close to record levels, as investors assessed corporate earnings. Stocks also got a lift from a report that showed factory orders rose in March for the first time since last summer.
(Adds FERC comment, other details, paragraphs 2-4, 8-9). By Lawrence Hurley. WASHINGTON May 4 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court agreed on Monday to review the legality of an Obama administration regulation aimed at encouraging efficiency in the ...