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Goldman Sachs slants research to help Democrats, top White House adviser says

Kevin Hassett, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, suggested Goldman Sachs may be slanting its economic research to help Democrats ahead of the midterm elections.

Published on 2 October 2018 | 4:35 pm


Land O'Lakes CEO Beth Ford, from the cornfield to the C-suite

Land O'Lakes CEO Beth Ford charts her career path, from her first job to becoming the first openly gay CEO at a Fortune 500 company in an interview with CNN's Boss Files.

Published on 1 October 2018 | 3:24 pm


The next big test for Elon Musk arrives this week

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Published on 30 September 2018 | 12:56 pm


The next big test for Elon Musk arrives this week

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Published on 30 September 2018 | 12:56 pm


CEOs are cashing in on the market boom

Corporate insiders at US companies have dumped $5.7 billion of stock this month, the highest in any September in the past decade, according to TrimTabs.

Published on 26 September 2018 | 4:42 pm


General Electric is in a sharp decline

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Published on 26 September 2018 | 3:49 pm


Why investors aren't freaking out about inflation

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Published on 25 September 2018 | 6:47 pm


Corporate America, not banks, could cause the next recession

US companies have piled on a record-setting $6.3 trillion of debt.

Published on 23 September 2018 | 11:40 am


Blind Brexit? Businesses fear even more uncertainty

The United Kingdom could leave the European Union with very little idea of what its trading relationship will be at the end of a transition period in 2020. That's a new nightmare for business.

Published on 21 September 2018 | 9:16 am


Dow sets first record high since January

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Published on 20 September 2018 | 8:08 pm


China strikes back by going after America's energy companies

Liquified natural gas is a fast-growing industry, and China's retaliatory tariffs will hurt.

Published on 19 September 2018 | 7:05 pm


Executives on the front line worry about where the trade war goes next

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Published on 19 September 2018 | 3:25 pm


China says it will never use its currency as a weapon in the trade war

Premier Li Keqiang said China "will never go down the path of stimulating exports by devaluing its currency."

Published on 19 September 2018 | 7:26 am


Investors are starting to worry about the economy

One in four professional investors are bracing for global growth to slow in the next year, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey.

Published on 18 September 2018 | 5:56 pm


What they're saying about the trade war at China's 'Davos'

As the US government steps up its trade offensive, business leaders in China say that Beijing is ready to dig in for a war of attrition.

Published on 18 September 2018 | 2:52 pm


Corporate America is spending more on buybacks than anything else

For the first time in a decade, Corporate America is steering more money into stock buybacks than investing in the future.

Published on 17 September 2018 | 7:14 pm


These countries are most vulnerable to the emerging market storm

Rising interest rates, along with trade wars, have sparked a stampede out of Turkey, Argentina and other emerging markets.

Published on 16 September 2018 | 5:17 pm


Lehman Brothers: When the financial crisis spun out of control

The implosion of Lehman Brothers -- and the mayhem it unleashed -- was the most terrifying moment for business and the US economy since the Great Depression.

Published on 14 September 2018 | 5:13 pm


Countries with higher wages than the U.S.

Some Republicans say high wages in the U.S. are hurting America's global competitiveness. See the countries where wages are even higher.

Published on 9 December 2016 | 10:53 pm


Minimum wage since 1938

When the federal minimum wage first became law in 1938, it was 25 cents. Adjusted for inflation, that would be worth $4.19 today. Scroll over the chart to see historical minimum wage amounts, and their corresponding values in today's dollars.

Published on 9 December 2016 | 10:51 pm






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