Follow The Daily Ticker on Facebook! For many companies selling five million units of a new product the first weekend would be a blowout that could rally stock shares to new highs. But not for Apple ( AAPL )
Are you better off today than four years ago? That's a question frequently posed on the campaign trail these days as the country heads towards its next presidential election. But perhaps there is a much better question to be asking yourselves: Are you better off than you were 16 years ago?
Follow The Daily Ticker on Facebook! Amazon ( AMZN ), which has come under intense scrutiny for unfavorable labor conditions at its fulfillment centers, announced a new worker-education program this week to help improve the careers of some of the company's most dedicated employees.
Youth unemployment is soaring - the number of people under 25 and out of work in Europe is the highest since records began. With greater competition for fewer jobs, Daniel Garrahan reports on how many young people are increasingly considering starting their own business or working for startup companies.
Super PACs Gone Wild: This Is “Tip of the Iceberg” If Citizens United Isn’t Overturned, Sen. Sanders Warns
Follow The Daily Ticker on Facebook here! As of Super Tuesday, so-called Super PACs have spent more than $66 million on the GOP primaries, more than the total Super PAC spending during the entire 2010 midterms, according to The Center for Public Integrity . "You're looking at the tip of the iceberg," Sen.
By msnbc.com news services Wall Street stocks slipped Friday in a light day on the economic calendar, but S&P futures were still on track to close their ninth straight week of gains, the longest such run since January 2004.
By msnbc.com news services U.S. stocks were struggling Wednesday as traders cashed in after indexes hit multi-year highs on stronger-than-expected economic data. The Nasdaq topped 3000 for the first time since ..