Spencer Platt/Getty Images 2018 has been a rough year for tech investors. The sector got hit especially hard during the sell-off that occurred over the final few months of the year. Big US tech names,…

Reuters/Kim Hong-Ji Here is what you need to know. Stocks surged more than 800 points in the final 2 hours of trading Thursday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average on Thursday erased a more than 600-point decline…

Spencer Platt/Getty Images Cannabis stocks were among the most popular with millennials in 2018, according to data from Robinhood, a no-fee app popular among younger traders. Three cannabis stocks, Cronos, Canopy Growth, and Aurora Cannabis,…

AP/Richard Drew Here is what you need to know.  The Dow soars into the record books. The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 1,086 points on Wednesday, posting its biggest point gain on record. But the…

Autonomy billionaire Mike Lynch. Matt LLoyd/Rex Features Mike Lynch, 54, is one of the most celebrated entrepreneurs in the UK, having sold his software startup Autonomy to HP in 2011 for $11.7 billion (£8.7 billion).…

Organic Basics have innovated underwear using silver technology that doesn't need washing for weeks. Organic Basics. Yes, that's right — underpants you can wear for weeks without washing. But Organic Basics' mission as a company…

Here is what you need to know.  Mnuchin moves to calm markets. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Sunday tweeted that he held individual phone calls with the CEOs of the six largest US banks and reiterated…

Richard Drew/AP The Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500, and Nasdaq Composite all plunged Friday, capping off a volatile week for US stocks. The Dow posted its worst week since 2008, and the S&P 500…

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at a 14-month low on Thursday, the second consecutive day of sell-offs after the Federal Reserve announced its fourth widely-anticipated rate hike of the year. Interested in Stock Market?…

Reuters/Maxim Shemetov Here is what you need to know. The Fed raises rates, signals fewer hikes in 2019. The Federal Reserve on Wednesday raised its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points to a range…

REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun Juul announced Thursday that Altria has invested $12.8 billion into the e-cigarette startup, good for a 35% stake. After the deal closes, Juul can leverage Altria's tobacco-retail network to reach adult smokers. In…

Sports gambling is coming to the city where a historic ruling earlier this year made it legal nationwide. The Washington, D.C. City Council approved legalized sports betting by a vote of 11-2 on Tuesday, according…

Brace yourself for what may turn out to be the next big devaluations of your frequent-flier miles. Delta is testing basic-economy awards—letting frequent travelers use miles to pay for the carrier’s bare-bones, or basic-economy, tickets,…

Carlos Barria/Reuters The Federal Reserve's interest-rate-hike decision on Wednesday will be one of the most important and closely watched in recent memory. Monetary-tightening guidance from the central bank has been a major driver of stock-market…

Rebecca Cook/Reuters Trucking stocks have been under pressure in recent months, tumbling by more than 20% since September. Lower demand and a drop in oil prices are starting to "take their toll on trucking-industry pricing…

Carlos Barria/Reuters The Federal Reserve is expected to increase its benchmark interest rate this week. President Donald Trump criticized the central bank once again on Monday for considering another interest-rate hike. The president has variable-rate…

Facebook said on Friday a software bug may have exposed the photos of nearly 7 million users without consent to as many as 1,500 third-party apps. Interested in Facebook? Add Facebook as an interest to…

ZHOUSHAN, China— Boeing Co. BA -2.06% opened a new Chinese production facility, as the American aviation company tries to cater to its top export market while steering clear of the tensions battering U.S.-China relations. At…