WASHINGTON - U.S. housing starts rose but below market expectations and building permits fell in March, pointing to underlying weakness in the housing market that could persist despite improving weather.
Bank of America Corp. loan negotiators help homeowners with terms of mortgage restructuring at the Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America Save the Dream event in Los Angeles in this Feb. 16, 2012 file photo.
The world's No. 2 economy posted first quarter GDP better than anyone expected at 7.4%, slightly above consensus estimates and well above the worst case scenarios of 7% and less.
CHICAGO (CN) - Chicago derivatives exchanges sold price data and unexecuted order information to high-frequency traders "before anyone else in the financial world," even before subscribers to its "real-time" data service, allowing high frequency traders to ...
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks ended a volatile session higher on Tuesday, lifted by gains in such blue-chip names as Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson, though persistent weakness in momentum names limited the Nasdaq's advance.