Wall Street's main indexes slipped on Friday after hitting record levels in the prior session, as shares of blue-chip technology stalwarts Intel and IBM (NYSE:IBM) tumbled following their quarterly results.
LONDON - How strong is the euro really? Despite European policymakers' alarm over its run to 2-1/2-year highs against the dollar, several factors governing exchange rates imply the single currency's bout of strength is far from over.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Senate on Friday confirmed President Joe Biden's nominee, retired Army General Lloyd Austin, to serve as Secretary of Defense - the first Black American in the role.
WASHINGTON - The Senate Finance Committee unanimously approved Janet Yellen's nomination as the first Treasury secretary, indicating that she will easily win full Senate approval, but Republicans called for her to work with them in developing economic policies.
Walmart (NYSE:WMT)'s ecommerce efforts as a result of the coronavirus will continue paying dividends, Jefferies (NYSE:JEF) said.