10/30/2013 2:47amNorway's Statoil saw third-quarter earnings sink 6 percent compared to a year ago due to falling natural gas prices, higher expenses, and charges on refineries, the oil giant said Wednesday.
10/30/2013 4:48amGerman automaker Volkswagen AG said Wednesday its operating profits rose 20 percent in the third quarter as the company focused on holding down costs in a tough sales environment.
10/30/2013 5:13amComcast posted a drop in third-quarter earnings that was milder than expected as its NBCUniversal media subsidiary overcame the absence of Olympics programming with better movie studio performance and upbeat spending at its theme parks.
10/30/2013 5:21amBarclays revealed Wednesday that it is the subject of an international investigation over possible manipulation of currency trading _ another hit on the reputation of Britain's second-biggest bank.
10/30/2013 7:28amElectric car maker Tesla Motors has signed a deal with Japan's Panasonic Corp. to expand its supply of battery cells.
10/30/2013 8:12amAccounting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers has agreed to buy management consulting firm Booz & Co., which would help to expand its advisory services.
10/30/2013 8:53amShares of Surgical Care Affiliates are rising after the outpatient surgical center operator's initial public offering raised a total of $234.7 million.
10/30/2013 9:06amShares of Brixmor Property Group Inc. climbed Wednesday on the real estate firm's first day as a publicly traded company.
10/30/2013 9:27amZombies can be terrifying, but many of us have a greater fear of the "walking debt." In most cases, financial fears can be conquered, however.
10/30/2013 10:18amBANK INSPECTION: Japan's Financial Services Agency plans inspections of the country's biggest banks after finding loans linked to organized crime at No. 2 lender Mizuho.
10/30/2013 11:03amIt looked like things were really starting to heat up for this little Southern California factory town when the maker of the Sriracha chili sauce known the world over decided to open a sprawling 650,000-square-foot factory within its borders.
10/30/2013 11:36amFrench cosmetics giant L'Oreal says revenue fell slightly in the third quarter, as sales slowed in Asia, a market the company increasingly relies on.
10/30/2013 11:58amItalian carmaker Fiat, which controls Chrysler LLC, lowered its 2013 earnings targets Wednesday after reporting a third-quarter loss due to continued weakness in Europe and lower sales in Brazil.
10/30/2013 12:54pmWhen big-name celebrities pair up with big businesses, customers often believe the adage: You are the company you keep.
10/30/2013 1:54pmLuxury car makers Bentley and Lamborghini are recalling 1,136 cars between them for brake problems.
10/30/2013 3:31pmThe complex world of airlines fees might soon get even more confusing.
10/30/2013 4:42pmBoeing said much of the design work for a major overhaul of its 777 will be done outside of its main commercial airplane base in the Seattle area.
10/30/2013 4:46pmAmerican Airlines and US Airways will propose giving up some takeoff and landing rights at Washington's Reagan National Airport in hopes of settling a government lawsuit blocking their merger, two people familiar with the discussions say.
10/30/2013 6:43pmThe Obama administration has raised concerns about the value of China's currency but declined again to accuse Beijing of manipulating it. But it had sharp criticism for Germany, a traditional ally, saying that country needs to do more to rebalance growth in Europe and the global economy.