Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ) posted fourth-quarter earnings in line with analysts' estimates while sales fell short, underscoring the challenges for both sides of the computer maker's business as it prepares to split in two.
VIENNA - In one of its most critical sessions in years, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) meets Thursday to seek a compromise on cutting production to stem falling oil prices.
Consumer confidence rose for the fourth consecutive month in November, hitting its highest level in more than seven years. The sentiment index hit 88.8, up from 86.9 in October, posting the best showing since July 2007, as consumers' outlook about their ...
US consumer spending rose modestly in October and a key measure of business spending plans fell for a second straight month, suggesting some slowing in the pace of economic growth.
A pedestrian walks by a now hiring sign posted in the window of a business on November 7, 2014 in San Rafael, California. According to a U.S.