10/18/2013 5:49amGeneral Electric said Friday that net income fell 9 percent in the third quarter as the company struggles to grow revenue and profits after shedding media and banking assets. But improving industrial performance helped the company beat Wall Street expectations.
10/18/2013 5:58amInvestment bank Morgan Stanley says that its third-quarter earnings almost doubled as the firm's equity sales and trading revenue rose.
10/18/2013 6:30amThe euro pushed above $1.37 on Friday for the first time since February in a move that analysts say could crimp the single currency zone's recovery from recession.
10/18/2013 7:53amA division of Europe's HSBC bank has been ordered to pay about $2.46 billion in a class action lawsuit claiming that it violated federal securities laws.
10/18/2013 8:22amA Swiss private bank says it is closing down because of what it calls costly and burdensome rules it needs to follow in the wake of a tax evasion row between Switzerland and the United States.
10/18/2013 9:09amJ.C. Penney is opening its doors on Thanksgiving evening to kick off the holiday shopping season, as the beleaguered retailer hopes to get back in the game for the crucial selling period.
10/18/2013 10:33amGROWTH QUICKENS: China's economy, the world's second largest, grew 7.8 percent in the latest quarter compared with a year ago, government data showed Friday. That was up from 7.5 percent growth in the previous quarter, which was the slowest in two decades.
10/18/2013 1:19pmBoeing will slow down production of its double-decker 747 jumbo jet as demand continues to be weak.
10/18/2013 3:06pmThe New York Stock Exchange isn't taking any chances with Twitter's initial public offering.
10/18/2013 3:29pmU.S. Steel Corp. says its third-quarter financial results will include a non-cash "goodwill" impairment charge of $1.8 billion, reflecting an adjustment in the value of its steel-making operations.
10/18/2013 3:35pmShares of Voxeljet AG more than doubled Friday after the 3-D printing company raised $84.5 million in its initial public offering.