A frenzy of companies buying and merging with other companies is underway. As John Stepek explains, that should tell you a thing or two about the state of the stockmarket.
The dollar and Treasury yields dipped following Janet Yellen’s upbeat assessment of the US economy.
Austrian immigrant Leo Hirshfield came up with a novel solution to the problem of melting chocolate 119 years ago – the Tootsie Roll.
US stocks have hit new record highs despite the deteriorating earnings outlook for American companies.
President Obama wants America to clamp down on businesses avoiding their taxes. Can he succeed? And how big a problem is it anyway? Matthew Partridge reports.
America created over one million jobs in three months – the first time this has occurred since the late 1990s boom.
The wealth divide in America has grown since the financial crisis, as middle-class incomes fall behind.
The falling price of oil and the strengthening dollar have taken their toll on US corporate profits.
US president Barack Obama’s plan to tax the foreign earnings of American companies has proved controversial.
Several US multinationals have taken hits to their profits due to the strengthening greenback.
The greenback has hit a multi-year high against over major currencies, with more to come.