DETROIT - America's love of trucks and SUVs helped push most automakers to healthy sales gains last month as Honda and Nissan reported best-ever April sales.
Larry Ellison, Oracle Corp.'s executive chairman of the board and chief technology officer. Photo by Oracle, courtesy of Flickr.
NEW YORK - Specialty drugs and retail expansions boosted CVS Health's (CVS) first-quarter revenue by 18.9 percent, helping to offset higher costs and push results above Wall Street expectations.
Stocks held near session lows by midday Tuesday as carmakers fell on disappointing April sales. The S&P 500 was down 1.2%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.1%, and the Nasdaq slid 1.3%.
United States markets were lower on Tuesday, giving back most of a big gain from the day before. More weakness in Chinese manufacturing was weighing on the markets, renewing concerns that China's economy, the world's second largest, was slowing.