Facebook FB +1.90% had another stellar quarter, buoyed by its robust mobile advertising business and its success attracting users to its suite of apps.
The U.S. Treasury on Wednesday expanded its hunt for international criminals who launder money through real-estate deals by ordering title insurance companies to report all-cash buyers' identities in parts of California and Texas, as well as greater ...
Whole Foods on Wednesday reported quarterly sales that missed analysts expectations, as it worked to cut prices and boost traffic.
U.S. stocks were little changed Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said it would hold short-term interest rates steady. Overall market reaction was fairly muted, as investors had widely expected the Fed to leave the benchmark federal-funds rate unchanged.
Stocks turned higher in late-afternoon Wednesday, recovering from an early loss. Technology stocks including Apple and Facebook posted solid gains, overcoming weakness in consumer staples makers including Coca-Cola.