Verizon Communications got a significant boost in subscribers in the second quarter from customers buying tablets, helping reel in about 50% more customers than it gained in the same period last year.
Farmers' preference for planting soybeans over corn will continue to challenge DuPont Co., one of the world's largest sellers of high-tech seeds, executives said Tuesday.
Yahoo is acquiring mobile app analytics provider Flurry for more than $200 million in a bid to boost advertising revenue from smartphones.
Omnicom Group posted its strongest sales growth in nearly three years as revenue increased across most of the advertising giant's major markets.
Kimberly-Clark Corp. reported lower second-quarter results and cut its outlook citing a tough economic environment and the anticipation of increased competition.
McDonald's said its profit for the second quarter fell 1% as the fast-food giant continues to struggle to connect with customers.
Spending on mobile ads is expected to jump 83% this year, but given how much time Americans spend on their devices, mobile-ad spending could be much higher.
A senior Lockheed Martin executive said investigators are close to nailing down the cause of an engine fire that grounded the fleet of F-35 jet fighters and delayed testing on the aircraft.
More than two dozen of the largest U.S. companies have CEOs and CFOs who hail from the same alma mater, according to a Wall Street Journal review.
Comcast's second-quarter profit rose 15%, as it reduced its rate of video-subscriber losses, posted an increase in high-speed Internet customers and boosted profit in its NBCUniversal entertainment arm.