WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Household net worth hit a record high in the third quarter as home prices marched up and the value of stocks and mutual funds surged, a hopeful sign for the economic recovery.
General Motors assembly workers work on a Cadillac at a plant in Lansing, Mich. Rebecca Cook/Reuters General Motors assembly workers work on a Cadillac at a plant in Lansing, Mich.
Food distribution giant Sysco is buying rival US Foods for $3.5 billion, showing how U.S. companies are putting buyouts back on the menu for the first time since 2007.
Wall Street (and its lawyers) brace for Tuesday when US regulators will vote on a final version of the much-awaited Volcker Rule. So, what's the big deal?
The Dow Jones industrial average edged higher on Monday as the stock market extended its rally from Friday, when the government reported strong hiring for last month.