WASHINGTON - Janet Yellen, the Federal Reserve chairwoman, said Wednesday that stock prices were �quite high,� stronger language than she had used previously.
This Feb. 28, 2012 photo, shows a Wendy's restaurant at night in Brunswick, Maine. Wendy's announced plans today to sell 640 of its company-owned restaurants in the United States and Canada.
Asian stocks and bonds retreated, extending a global rout, as Japan returned from a three-day holiday. Oil slipped after reaching its highest this year.
Investing.com -- Shares in Keurig Green Mountain Inc (NASDAQ:GMCR) plunged more than 10% in after-hours trading after one of the world's leaders in specialty coffee, coffee makers and teas posted worse than expected profits in the second quarter.
Zynga said on Wednesday that it would cut its work force by 18 percent and leave the sports video-game category, moves meant to narrow its business and improve the quality of its video games.