The stock market closed mostly higher on Thursday, helped by positive earnings reports by several large companies, including Apple and Caterpillar.
April 24 (Bloomberg) -- Microsoft's push into cloud computing, which is accelerating under new CEO Satya Nadella, paid off in the fiscal third quarter.
While Governor Haruhiko Kuroda has said easing should put downward pressure on market rates, that doesn't mean the BOJ has a target for yields, according to the people, who asked not to be named because the discussions were private.
LOS ANGELES - A former partner at the accounting firm KPMG has been sentenced to 14 months in federal prison for insider trading. Scott London, of Agoura Hills, was sentenced Thursday in Los Angeles.
General Motors squeezed out a small profit in the first three months of 2014 after setting aside $1.3 billion to cover the cost of recalls that followed a deadly ignition-switch defect linked to 13 deaths, the company reported Thursday.