After wandering higher for the past two weeks, mortgage rates reversed course, pulling back to near yearly lows. The retreat began last week after the Federal Reserve met and expressed concerns about the economy.
Janet Yellen with the former Fed chairs Ben Bernanke, center, and Paul Volcker. Donald Trump said he would most likely replace her as Fed chairwoman if he became president.
Payments provider Square Inc. SQ -2.54 % posted a wider-than-expected loss for its first quarter, as its operating expenses surged 72%.
Activision Blizzard reported earnings that were beat the expectations of Wall Street analysts during its first fiscal quarter ended March 31.
The nation's largest retailer said in a blog post this week that it's bringing back door greeters to a majority of its 5,000 stores by mid-summer to improve customer service.