NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rallied on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 notching a fourth straight session of gains boosted by strong corporate results, including Apple's.
WASHINGTON - Sales of previously owned U.S. homes rose in September to the highest level in a year, adding to signs that residential real estate will be a plus for the economy.
Coca-Cola Co. (KO) shares fell the most in six years after third-quarter sales missed estimates and a $3 billion cost-cutting plan announced by Chief Executive Officer Muhtar Kent failed to satisfy investors.
McDonald's (MCD) is having a very bad year, and executives believe at least part of the blame is that the world's biggest burger chain is misunderstood.
FILE - In this March 7, 2012 file photo, Benjamin Lawsky, superintendent of the New York State Department of Financial Services, speaks in Albany, N.Y.