Bottom line: The piracy scandal rocking Alibaba will blow over in a few weeks with minimal longer-term impact, though the company's stock will enter a downturn over the next 6 months due to overvaluation.
If McDonald's incoming CEO wants to turn around the company's stagnant U.S. business, he must deal with its "total brand confusion," Yale management professor Jeff Sonnenfeld told CNBC on Thursday.
(Bloomberg) -- Ford Motor Co. beat analysts' estimates for the fourth quarter and said assembly of the aluminum-bodied F-150 is going �extremely well,� even as the second-biggest U.S.
DEVELOPING STORY: *Stocks Open Slightly Higher; DJIA Gains 44 Points, 0.3%, To 17236. *S&P 500 Adds 2 Points, 0.1%, To 2004; Energy Shares Gain Most.
Germany's unemployment rate declined to a record low at the start of the year, reflecting an improvement in the labor market after the euro area's biggest economy expanded the most in three years during 2014.