What's the big deal about big oil? If a time traveler had shown Friday's first-quarter results for Exxon Mobil XOM 0.19 % and Chevron CVX -0.83 % to an investor a year ago, that person would have had a tough time guessing their share prices today ...
The United States routinely lives above its means by spending more than it takes in. But that's not entirely intentional. Part of the problem is that every year there's an estimated $458 billion 'tax gap' -- taxes that are owed but not paid.
It's the Oracle vs. the Activist. Can Carl call it right twice? Back in September, Icahn released a video saying that there was “danger ahead” in the financial markets.
PayPal Holdings Inc. said U.S. regulators are investigating the company's Venmo free peer-to-peer payment service in connection with potential unfair trade practices.
Protesters demonstrated against unemployment in front of the Greek Parliament in Athens this month. Credit Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters.