Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 12, 2013 'Too big to fail' became the signature line of the financial crisis. Five years after the crash, many big financial firms are only bigger. But one has decided it's time to shrink.
Aug 30, 2013 General Electric is making plans to sell off its retail lending business, including store credit cards.
Aug 30, 2013 General Electric plans to spin off its highly profitable credit card business, which made the company $2.2 billion last year.
Jul 10, 2013 Federal regulators have identified two companies, insurer AIG and GE Capital, as 'systemically important' corporations and say that both will be subject to increased scrutiny.
Mar 18, 2013 Which has had fewer leadership changes in the last 100 years: The Catholic Church or General Electric?
Jan 18, 2013 GE reports earnings today and analysts will look closely at the performance of its finance arm
Dec 27, 2012 General Electric's chief technology officer Mark Little talks about leaps forward in energy efficiency in the new year, and we breathe a sigh of relief after a brief Netflix outage.
Apr 23, 2012 McDonald's said today its profits were up 7 percent last quarter, thanks to a 9 percent rise in U.S. restaurant sales and a 5 percent boost in Europe. Also General Electric reported an 11 percent drop in profit during the first three months of the year.
Jan 19, 2011 President Obama welcomes Chinese President Hu Jintao to the U.S. this week for a state visit. President Hu also will meet with key U.S. corporate...