U.S. Inflation Reading Advances Only Modestly in March

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Inflation remained modest in March, a sign that pricing pressures are in check amid slow growth in the U.S. and overseas, and low oil prices.

What Slump? How Eurozone Growth is Bucking the Global Trend

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Unusually, the eurozone is leading the way. Strong first-quarter growth bodes well for the year.

Employment Costs Improve at Modest Rate in First Quarter

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Employers’ personnel costs rose modestly during the first quarter, but broader trends show Americans aren't seeing larger raises.

Oil Companies Begin to Benefit From Cost Cuts

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Big cost cuts in areas like staffing levels and exploration budgets helped some of Europe’s biggest energy companies generate results that were an improvement on the past quarter.

Sanofi CEO Seeks Talks With Medivation Over $9.3 Billion Offer

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Medivation, a Nasdaq-listed company that focuses on hard-to-treat cancers, has rebuffed a takeover approach by the French drugmaker.

AB InBev Offers to Sell More SABMiller Brands

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AB InBev has offered to sell SABMiller’s Central and Eastern European brands ahead of a European Commission decision on its acquisition of the London-based brewer.

China's Banks Face Bad-Loan Pinch

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Chinese banks’ precarious balance of provisioning just enough for bad loans while keeping profits flat won’t last much longer.

Chinese Tech Firms Charge Into Electric Cars

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Internet companies like Tencent and Baidu have been leading the innovation drive in electric cars, as some in the broader industry believe conventional auto makers don’t have the creative chops.

Exxon Mobil Still Has Fuel in the Tank

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Despite losing its coveted triple-A rating, there is still a lot to like about oil-and-gas giant Exxon Mobil ahead of Friday’s earnings report.

U.S. Growth Starts Year in Familiar Rut

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The U.S. economy stumbled out of the gate in 2016 as consumers and businesses showed renewed signs of caution, underscoring the uneven growth that has been a hallmark of the nearly seven-year expansion, the worst performance in two years.

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