The euro climbed 2% against the U.S. currency Tuesday, its best performance in nearly two weeks, after data that showed eurozone inflation rising for the first time in six months, and reports that Greece's creditors have reached an agreement on a proposal ...
Dollar General Corp. shares rose the most in almost six months after first-quarter profit topped analysts' estimates, helped by sales of tobacco, candy and health products.
The biggest automakers all beat estimates for May U.S. light-vehicle sales, with General Motors Co.'s the best for the month since 2007 and Fiat Chrysler's the highest in a decade as Memorial Day promotions helped boost demand.
U.S. stocks were lower in late morning trading, paring some of their losses earlier in the session, as weak factory orders data and bearish comments from a Federal Reserve board member allayed fears of a rate hike coming sooner rather than later.
Walmart said on Tuesday that it would raise the starting wage for more than 100,000 managers in the United States, the second time this year the retail giant has announced wage increases for its store workers.