Investing.com - The number of building permits issues in the U.S. fell less-than-expected in November, remaining near the highest level since January 2008, official data showed Wednesday.
Boeing Co. (BA:US) promoted Dennis Muilenburg, who runs the planemaker's defense unit, to the new post of chief operating officer today as it begins planning for an eventual successor to Chief Executive Officer Jim McNerney.
U.S. stocks were little changed, following the fifth drop in six days for the Standard & Poor's 500 Index, before Federal Reserve policy makers announce whether they will slow the pace of their monthly bond-buying program.
Archer-Daniels-Midland Co. (ADM), the world's largest corn processor, will move its global headquarters to Chicago from Decatur in Illinois.
HONG KONG - China's biggest Bitcoin exchange was forced to stop accepting deposits in the Chinese currency on Wednesday, sending the price of the virtual money tumbling in one of its biggest markets globally.