The S&P 500 closed at a record high Wednesday as stocks were mostly higher on positive earnings reports. With about 30% of the companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 index reporting, 68% have topped estimates.
WASHINGTON�U.S. securities regulators on Wednesday took a long-awaited step to reduce risk in the $2.6 trillion money-market mutual-fund industry, completing rules intended to prevent a repeat of an investor stampede out of the funds during the 2008 ...
The so-called "Wells Notice" sent to McGraw Hill on July 22 states that the SEC has made a preliminary determination that an enforcement action should be taken.
New Zealand's central bank signaled it will pause its interest-rate increases amid benign inflation and a currency it said is at an �unjustified and unsustainable� level.
(CNN) -- The FAA's ban on U.S. flights to and from Israel's main airport for a second day marks another blow to that country's economy and a success for Hamas militants, experts said Wednesday.