NEW YORK U.S. consumer sentiment fell in July, according to a survey released on Friday. The University of Michigan's final July reading on the overall index on consumer sentiment came in at 93.1, down from 96.1 in June.
The Dow and S&P 500 were dragged down on Friday by weak earnings from oil producers Exxon Mobil and Chevron, while the Nasdaq edged up after Amgen's profit beat expectations.
United Parcel Service said on Friday that it would buy Coyote Logistics, a smaller transportation and logistics provider, for $1.8 billion in cash.
One of the most prominent figures in the Chinese internet sector and the founding president of Google China has had his own very public battles with the Chinese government.
LAHAINA, Hawaii - Trade negotiators from the United States and 11 other Pacific nations reached agreement late Thursday on broad environmental protections for some of the most sensitive, diverse and threatened ecosystems on earth, closing one of the ...