Healthy corporate earnings sparked a Wall Street rally on Wednesday. Investors also took news from the Fed in stride.
Fed keeps key interest rate unchanged, noting strong job growth but undesirably low inflation.
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said President Donald Trump plans to make a "major jobs announcement for Wisconsin" on Wednesday amid speculation that electronics giant Foxconn will build a plant in the state.
Boeing is reporting second-quarter net income of $1.76 billion, after suffering a loss a year earlier.
Stocks markets around the world ticked higher Wednesday as businesses continued to report stronger-than-expected earnings.
President Donald Trump's choice of a key player in his drive to scale back financial rules would likely push to relax regulations on community banks, ease restrictions on some speculative trading and soften annual tests of big banks' health.
The United States Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced the introduction of new sanctions on Wednesday against 13 current and former Venezuelan officials who are associated with President Nicolas Maduro’s regime.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin on Wednesday urged Congress to raise the federal debt limit before lawmakers leave Washington for their August recess to avoid higher interest costs to taxpayers and market uncertainty about a potential default.
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The Latest on electronics giant Foxconn's plans to build manufacturing facilities in the United States (all times local): 9:20 a.m.
Invitation to Trump announcement says electronics giant Foxconn will build liquid-crystal display factory in Wisconsin
Invitation to Trump announcement says electronics giant Foxconn will build liquid-crystal display factory in Wisconsin.
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) supplier Foxconn, which has been flirting with multiple states in its bid to build its first U.S. manufacturing plant, will announce a new base in Wisconsin on Wednesday, sources confirmed to FOX Business.
New U.S. single-family home sales increased for a second straight month in June as purchases in the West surged to a near 10-year high, but a dire shortage of properties remains an obstacle to a robust housing market recovery.
US sales of new homes increased 0.8 percent in June, reflects a growing appetite for new construction
US sales of new homes increased 0.8 percent in June, reflects a growing appetite for new construction.
Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) met with government and business leaders in Washington on Wednesday to unveil a plan to spur growth in domestic manufacturing efforts that company executives say will create an estimated 1.5 million new jobs in the United States.
Japanese video-game maker Nintendo Co. has reversed into profit for the April-June quarter from losses the previous year, boosted by the popularity of its Switch hybrid game machine.
Asian stock markets are mixed Wednesday, with upward momentum from a record day on Wall Street and buoyant oil prices offset by investor caution ahead of the Fed's upcoming interest rate decision.
Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline says it will halt some 30 clinical and pre-clinical programs as it reviews its research and development pipeline and focuses on improving efficiency.
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