The controversial nutritional supplements company will pay $200 million to settle claims that consumers looking to sell Herbalife' s products lost money. But the FTC didn't call Herbalife a pyramid scheme. The stock surged, making it a victory for big backer Carl Icahn ... and loss for rival hedge fund manager Bill Ackman.
Stocks are at record highs but the market leaders are mostly boring, bond alternatives, like telecoms and utilities. How much longer can the rally last?
Amazon is trading at an all-time high and is worth much more than rival Walmart. Investors continue to shop for the stock -- even though it's no bargain.
Stock markets around the world sank after the U.K. voted to leave the EU. Bank stocks got hit particularly hard and investors flocked to U.S. bonds and gold. Is this another 2008 or just a temporary blip?
The tragedy at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando sent shares of Smith & Wesson and Sturm, Ruger skyrocketing. Investors may be betting on a spike in gun sales if lawmakers once again press for tougher gun control laws.
Microsoft is buying LinkedIn for more than $26 billion, a nearly 50% premium. But LinkedIn's stock is still well off its highs after warning about earnings growth. Still, investors seem to be betting on more social media mergers. Twitter and Yelp both rallied too.
Consumers are not shopping until they drop. Retail sales have been sluggish and that's bad news for companies like The Gap, Macy's and Walmart. But there's one retailer doing just fine. Amazon is at an all-time high.
Despite the scandalous departure of CEO Darren Huston, Priceline's shares aren't exactly tanking. The reason? Wall Street cares more about who's on the bench than CEO scandals.
Shares of Whole Foods have lost nearly 50% of their value since the end of 2013. It may get worse. A Wall Street analyst downgraded the stock after finding shoppers still think the food is overpriced.