U.S. consumer spending fell in September for the first time in eight months, suggesting the economy lost some momentum heading into the fourth quarter.
Russia's central bank has raised its key interest rate by 150 basis points to 9.5 per cent in an attempt to stem the steady weakening of the rouble in the face of international sanctions and the crisis in Ukraine.
Starbucks Starbucks is planning to roll out a delivery option available on its mobile app in select cities next year, according to comments made by CEO Howard Schultz during the earnings call.
Exxon Mobil Corp. said its third-quarter earnings edged up 2.5% as higher refining margins and improvements at its refining and marketing segment helped offset lower production.
(Reuters) - AbbVie, which earlier this month walked away from its $55 billion deal to buy Dublin drugmaker Shire, reported quarterly revenue well above Wall Street expectations, fueled by soaring sales of its Humira arthritis drug.