Warren Buffett's Company Buys 9.8 million Apple SharesInvestors might question Warren Buffett's long-standing aversion to tech stocks after his Berkshire Hathaway bought 9.8 million shares of Apple.
Rovi Buying TiVo In $1.1B Cash & Stock DealDigital TV listing company Rovi is buying TiVo in a cash-and-stock deal valued at about $1.1 billion. Rovi Corp. said Friday that it will pay $10.70 in cash and stock for each TiVo Inc. share.
American Airlines Beats Street 1Q ForecastsAmerican Airlines Group Inc. (AAL) on Friday reported first-quarter net income of $700 million.
GM Profits More Than Double On Record N. America EarningsGeneral Motors' first quarter profit more than doubled as all of its business units posted improved numbers including record pretax earnings in North America.
Stricter Rules Unveiled For Brokers Giving Retirement AdviceThe Obama administration is unveiling rules that will require brokers who recommend investments for retirement savers meet the stricter standard that now applies to investment advisers.
American Airlines To Give Profit Sharing To EmployeesComing off record earnings, American Airlines says it will make profit-sharing payments to employees. Fort Worth-based American said Wednesday that it will share 5 percent of its pretax earnings.
Weight Watchers Stock Soars As Oprah Ad Airs On TVWeight Watchers is getting another boost from Oprah Winfrey. The weight loss company's shares are soaring as a TV commercial starring Winfrey begins to air.
Can Trading Pollution Like Stocks Help Fight Climate Change?Widely derided by politicians on the left and the right, once thought dead even by its supporters, the idea of allowing companies to buy and sell pollution "rights" like stocks is now at the fore again
Yahoo Scraps Original Spin Off Plan For China's AlibabaYahoo is scrapping its original plan to spin off its prized stake in China's Alibaba Group and will instead explore breaking off the rest of its business into a new company.
Investors Left Gasping After Wild Stock Market RideU.S. stocks took it on the chin for a third session in a row on Monday, after an attempted bounce-back lost steam, leaving the Standard & Poor's 500 Index in a correction.
American Airlines CEO To Be Paid Entirely In Company StockThe CEO of American Airlines received compensation valued at $12.3 million last year and will stop drawing a salary and instead be paid entirely in company stock.
General Motors Spends $3.9B To Redeem Preferred StockGeneral Motors Co. says it has completed the planned $3.9 billion purchase of 156.1 million shares of preferred stock.