(Bloomberg) -- Jeremy Siegel, a finance professor at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, talks about the U.S. stock and bond markets, and Federal Reserve policy.
BERLIN—The political consequences of a Greek insolvency would be “gigantic,” said Sigmar Gabriel, Germany's vice chancellor and economic minister, calling on the left-wing Greek government to be willing to compromise.
Government bonds dropped across Europe, pushing German benchmark yields up by the most in 2 1/2 years, after inflation accelerated more than economists forecast.
Dollar General's fiscal first-quarter profit topped Wall Street's expectations, and a key sales measurement rose thanks to better traffic and shoppers spending more per transaction.
GameStop Corp. GME -0.87 % agreed to acquire Geeknet Inc. GKNT 0.20 % in a deal valued at $140 million, trumping Geeknet's previous agreement with teen-focused retailer Hot Topic Inc. GameStop will pay $20 a share for Geeknet, as the videogame ...