Prices of molybdenum, an important ingredient used in steelmaking, have plummeted this year, but miners of the metal will find it difficult to limit supply.
Facebook’s revenue jumped 39%, fresh evidence of its allure to big brands, as it and Google increasingly take the lion’s share of the fast-growing mobile advertising market.
Gilead faces short-term challenges as its hepatitis C franchise slows. But the stock is a rare example of biotech value.
Both Twitter and Yelp were priced for hypergrowth that now looks less certain.
Carlyle Group LP and Apollo Global Management LLC reported second-quarter results Wednesday showing that, while it is a sellers’ market for private-equity holdings, the firms continue to face challenges making new investments.
The Federal Reserve is trying to balance the outlook for jobs and inflation as it considers a rate increase. China’s market turmoil could weigh on its deliberations.
A forward-looking indicator of home sales slipped in June, but remained well above year-ago levels, a sign the housing market is stabilizing.
The cost of renting a home is rising faster than wages across wide swaths of the country, a problem that has become especially acute in the past year, putting a big squeeze on many household budgets.
An ETF-type bitcoin investment, full of risks, is struggling for acceptance.
Experts answer more questions from readers about saving and paying for college.