Following is a summary of U.S. economic conditions as reported by the 12 Federal Reserve district banks in the central bank's latest regional survey, also known as the Beige Book.
Stocks fell in morning trading on speculation Wednesday that the Federal Reserve may pull back on its stimulus after more encouraging news about the economy.
In a first for Home Depot, the home improvement giant will deliver live Christmas trees on Thursday to consumers in 10 U.S. cities, including its home of Atlanta.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said on Wednesday that he has filed a shareholder proposal with Apple for a much smaller stock buyback plan than he has advocated previously, as he continued to pressure Apple to share more of ...
Corporate CEOs are growing more optimistic about the economy, and a budget deal in Washington would help push next year's growth higher, according to a survey released by the Business Roundtable Wednesday.