The bad blood between Williams Cos. chief Alan Armstrong and directors who quit the company's board on Thursday runs deeper than a $33 billion merger with Energy Transfer Equity LP that fell apart this week.
U.S. stock indexes marked their fourth consecutive gain Friday, an upbeat finish for a week that got off to a turbulent start as investors fretted about Britain's vote to leave the European Union.
Snack maker Mondelez International Inc. MDLZ -0.88 % or any other potential bidder for Hershey Co. HSY -1.36 % is up against not only a board that indicated it doesn't want to sell, but a secretive, controlling shareholder—and the state's top law officer.
July 1 U.S. drillers this week added oil rigs for a fourth week in five, according to a closely followed report Friday, in the best month of producers returning to the well pad since August that signaled a near-two year rout in drilling may have ended ...
Back-to-back negative construction spending readings in April and May suggest the second quarter will be weak. Moreover, declines are broadly based with much of the weakness concentrated in public spending.