Stoked by a strong order backlog, Boeing (BA) has churned out 324 commercial jets in the first half of 2014, up 12 percent from last year.
Photo. Mary Jo White, chairwoman of the Securities and Exchange Commission.Credit Eduardo Munoz/Reuters. Related Links. 'Litmus Test' for Regulators Over Money Market Funds (July 15, 2014).
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - Gains in health care and technology sector stocks on the back of impressive profits from Biogen Idec Inc. and Apple Inc. pushed the S&P 500 to close at a record on Wednesday.
The International Monetary Fund has lowered its forecast for US economic growth for the second time this year. It also called for measures to help the poorest, suggesting a boost to the minimum wage and an expansion of tax credits.
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg landed Wednesday in Israel in spite of a U.S. flight ban amid the ongoing war in the Gaza Strip, offering the country support amid growing international frustration over the violence.