A slew of economic reports Tuesday highlighted the growing confidence of consumers and the emerging concerns of businesses. Consumer confidence surged to a more than seven-year high in January as gasoline prices continued to tumble and job growth ...
AT&T Inc. reported revenue of $34.4 billion in the three months that ended Dec. 31, up 3.8 percent from a year earlier. By GARY JACOBSON gjacobson@dallasnews.
By spinning off its stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (BABA), Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) will remove a key reason for investors to hold the stock -- increasing pressure on Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer to revive growth from other assets.
The Federal Reserve this week is expected to stand by tentative plans to raise interest rates this year despite recent action by its European counterpart that's likely to further hold down U.S.
The most surprising thing about the disappointing reports that knocked stocks lower on Tuesday may be that investors were surprised by them at all.