A freelance film director recently described walking into a negotiation. She was ready: She had armed herself with stats and evidence and had practiced her pitch.
Speaking to advertising executives on Tuesday, Facebook Inc. FB 1.08 % executives downplayed controversy over the company's miscalculation of a video metric and called for ad buyers to focus on metrics tied to business outcomes.
Results easily topped Wall Street's expectations. The Rio Summer Olympics helped give Nike the golden performance it needed. Heading into Tuesday's earnings report, Wall Street had fretted about the strength of the world's largest athletic gear maker ...
Defending the Federal Reserve's recent decision to put off raising interest rates again, Fed Chair Janet Yellen told reporters last week that she and other Fed governors wanted “to see some continued progress” before taking that step.
Workers stand near an oil drilling rig belonging to Petroamazonas at Miranda Port in Tiputini, Ecuador September 7, 2016. REUTERS/Guillermo Granja.