The Russell 2000 (RTY) Index climbed to an all-time high and the Nasdaq Composite Index reached a level unseen since 2000 as an equities rally that started last week continued through one of the slowest trading days of the year.
United Parcel Service, coming off a successful holiday shopping season after suffering from a pileup in 2013, is still hard at work - the carrier now needs to process millions of returns.
Whew! It's over! The hustle and bustle of Christmas decorating, shopping, cooking and opening gifts is over! Time to sit back, and relax � or not?
Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it drew more than 10 million new members to its Prime shipping and digital content service over the holidays and intends to offer one-hour shipping to more cities in 2015.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy flexed its old muscles in 2014. More than five years removed from the Great Recession, worries had taken hold at the start of the year that perhaps the world's largest economy had slid into a semi-permanent funk.