A recruiter talks with a job seeker at a career fair in New York City on May 13, 2014. Bloomberg News. WASHINGTON�The number of new claims for jobless benefits rose last week but remained near 14-year lows, the latest sign of an improving labor market.
(Adds additional analyst comment, detail on sales, updates trading). By James B. Kelleher. Oct 23 (Reuters) - Caterpillar Inc shares jumped more than 5 percent on Thursday after it reported a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit and raised its 2014 outlook, ...
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. - General Motors reported third- quarter profit that beat estimates as recall expenses ebbed and North American customers flocked to pickups and sport-utility vehicles.
Now to the holiday shopping wars, Target is kicking things off in a big way. The retail giant offering free shipping on "everything" no matter how big or small your order is.
Good news: The IRS has bumped up retirement account contribution limits for 2015 to reflect cost-of-living increases. So if you've been wanting to sock away more in your tax-advantaged accounts, next year is your opportunity.