U.S. new-car sales jumped 9.4% in September, led by double-digit gains at General Motors, Nissan and Chrysler as consumers flocked to new sport-utilities and trucks.
Why open a luxury store in one of Germany's poorest towns? Because it's on the eastern border and looking to tap big spenders from Poland and the Czech Republic.
American consumers are buying new cars and trucks at the strongest pace in years, offsetting car makers' troubles elsewhere and leading the biggest U.S. auto maker to forecast fat profits ahead.
Boeing received consistently higher rankings than SpaceX during NASA's recent multibillion-dollar competition to build space taxis.
Coca-Cola, bowing to pressure from lead investor Warren Buffett, announced changes to its executive-pay plan that will result in fewer stock awards.
German sportswear giant Adidas is launching a shareholder return program in an effort to assuage disgruntled shareholders following a profit warning and dissatisfaction with the company's turnaround efforts.
Online home-goods retailer Wayfair Inc.'s initial public offering priced at $29 a share, above expectations.