| Feb 25, 2014
| 8:33 AM
JPMorgan Chase & Co. announced plans Tuesday to cut 8,000 positions, more than previously forecast, as fewer Americans refinance their mortgages because of rising interest rates.
The cuts will hit its mortgage and retail banking businesses, according to...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Walgreen Co. on Tuesday withdrew its profit goals for its 2016 fiscal year, citing unforeseen pressure in its pharmacy operations and a lack of clarity on the final structure it will take following its expected purchase of European drug giant Alliance...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 2:30 AM
The economies of Japan, Europe and emerging nations are giving off mixed signals. Here's what we see happening in the next several months.
Japan on the mend. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's campaign to turn Japan's economy around is bearing fruit. But as Abe...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Hollywood writer earnings fell 6.4% last year to $1.01 billion as TV writing fell 6.2% and feature film work plunged 7.2%, according to the Writers Guild of America West.
Total covered earnings for WGA West members topped $1 billion for the second time,...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 5:16 AM
IRS data show Bruce Rauner to be one of the 11,000 richest tax filers in the nation, but most of the millions he made in recent years was taxed at 15 percent — less than half the top federal rate for the wealthy, a review of tax documents released...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 2:29 PM
Saving for retirement when you're young is a prudent financial step.
But a new report shows young investors who put those savings into a Roth individual retirement account are making the smartest moves.
The study by T. Rowe Price found that a 25-year-...
| Jun 20, 2014
Allstate Corp. appears to rely more on credit scores than other big insurers when quoting premiums for consumers shopping for car insurance, a WalletHub.com survey found.
The personal finance website found that there is usually a 65 percent differential...
| Jun 23, 2014
If delivering products was all there was to running a tech company, Ixia of Calabasas would be in good shape.
Founded in 1997, Ixia began as a provider of high-speed data network systems — extremely fast information pipelines — for well-...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 11:04 AM
At her first shareholders meeting as CEO of Ulta Beauty, Mary Dillon on Thursday said the cosmetics company is progressing toward its goal of opening 1,200 stores in the U.S. and projected sales and earnings growth in the mid-teens percentage range this...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc., likely a few weeks away from finalizing a $1.8 billion deal to be acquired by Men's Wearhouse, posted a $37.1 million first-quarter loss stemming from merger-related expenses.
In what is probably its last earnings report as...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 1:37 PM
DreamWorks Animation took a $13.5-million charge on its animated movie "Turbo," which misfired at the box office this summer.
The Glendale-based studio on Tuesday said the charge represented a loss of $0.12 cents of earnings per share in the fourth...