By CHRISTINA REXRODEAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Citigroup isn't as enthusiastic as its peers about a comeback in the housing market.
On Friday, executives at Wells Fargo and JPMorgan Chase declared that the long-struggling market had turned a corner. On Monday, Citigroup's top
NEW YORK (AP) - Stock futures rebounded Monday after the worst trading week in more than four months, as retailers put up strong numbers and economists awaited more indications of rising optimism for other sectors.
Dow Jones industrial futures rose 50 points to 13,295. The broader S&P futures
By CANDICE CHOI and MAE ANDERSONAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Pizza Hut is rethinking its contest daring people to ask "Sausage or Pepperoni?" at the presidential debate Tuesday.
After the stunt triggered backlash last week, the company says it's moving the promotion online, where a
By The Associated Press
Here are the winners of this year's Nobel prizes by category:
Americans Alvin Roth and Lloyd Shapley for the theory of stable allocations and the practice of market design, which among other things explains market processes at work when doctors are
By The Associated Press
Recent winners of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, and their research:
- 2012: Americans Alvin Roth and Lloyd Shapley for the theory of stable allocations and the practice of market design.
- 2011: Americans Thomas Sargent and Christopher Sims for their
By COLLEEN BARRYAP Business Writer
MILAN (AP) - U.S. farm and industrial vehicle group CNH has rejected a merger proposal from its parent, Fiat Industrial, the Italian company said in a statement Monday.
Fiat Industrial, which already owns 88 percent of CNH, said in a statement that it has
By JUERGEN BAETZAssociated Press
BERLIN (AP) - There were cheers around Germany when Chancellor Angela Merkel announced last year, in the wake of the Fukushima disaster in Japan, a swift end to nuclear power in favor of renewable energy sources like wind and solar.
But only 18 months into the
By PETER SVENSSON and YURI KAGEYAMAAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Sprint dug a hole for itself when it bought Nextel in 2005 in one of the worst deals in telecom history. Now, a deep-pocketed friend from overseas could help the company climb out of its hole and reinvigorate its fight against
By ERIKA KINETZAP Business Writer
MUMBAI, India (AP) - India's inflation accelerated to 7.8 percent in September after the government hiked subsidized fuel prices to rein in the budget deficit.
The number released Monday is worse than expected and gives the central bank little room to cut
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Volvo Cars, owned by China's Geely Holding Group, has decided to temporarily halt production at its main Swedish plant for one week as demand in the automotive market continues to slip in recession-hit Europe.
The Goteborg-based carmaker says Monday the production halt will