Jan 7, 2013 Immediately following the fiscal agreement, U.S. stocks had their best week in more than a year last week, but will the optimism last?
Jan 3, 2013 Last year saw the fewest job cuts since 1997 according to a report this morning from the job placement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
Dec 5, 2012 This morning Citi says that total is about to shrink -- 11,000 job cuts worldwide in the next year or two, some of them at least here in the U.S.
Nov 8, 2012 After losing her job teaching at a high school in the county jail, Donielle Lawson wants to stay in education.
Oct 23, 2012 Restrictions on the sale of Facebook stock by the social media firm's employees end this week, meaning many of them will be millionaires, not just millionaires "on paper." But the sale will likely drive the stock price down.
Oct 19, 2012 Yesterday Google accidentally fired off its earnings announcement three hours ahead of schedule and profits fell quite short of expectations.
Oct 18, 2012 Google's quarterly earnings report was mistakenly released while markets were open, instead of after. A 20 percent drop in profits, as prices of online and mobile ads decline, sent shares down immediately.
Oct 18, 2012 Seasonally adjusted claims for unemployment insurance rose by 46,000 last week, or about 13 percent. Is this a blip or the start of a new trend?
Oct 12, 2012 The financial sector is doing better than last year on a bumper mortgage business and lower loan-loss reserves.
Oct 9, 2012 The third-quarter earnings season kicked off today with an ominous warning about global growth from the IMF. A weak consolation for Americans is that we are the only major economy where the IMF expects decent growth in the next year.