Despite increased sales, Amgen's first-quarter profit fell 25 percent as production and research costs soared.
The U.S. stock market notched up its sixth gain in a row as more U.S. companies reported solid earnings.
After Citigroup failed the Fed's stress test, everyone got together and decided to approve top executives' pay packages.
At first glance, China's growth figure of 7.4 percent shouldn't be cause for concern, but other indicators point to a slowdown.
Comcast Corp. said Tuesday its first-quarter net income rose by 30 percent on a surge of ad revenue at NBC, helped by Jimmy Fallon's elevation as host of "The Tonight Show."
McDonald's profits fell 1.7 percent in the first quarter as the company struggled to keep up guest counts and juggle an array of new menu items.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals and Bill Ackman have unveiled details of their offer to buy Botox maker Allergan -- if they overcome the California drug company's reluctance.
Netflix says it plans to raise prices $1 or $2 a month for new customers to pay for more Internet video programs.
Pfizer has approached British rival AstraZeneca to propose a $101 billion takeover, Britain's Sunday Times reported.
Kraft Foods has issued a recall of 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer "Classic Wieners" because they may instead contain "Classic Cheese Dogs."
General Mills has reversed its attempt to keep consumers from suing the company if they download coupons from its website after a backlash on social media.
Stocks are edging jup as another big week for company earnings begins.
Halliburton's first-quarter profit report topped Wall Street expectations after a loss for the period a year ago.
Hasbro went back to black in its first quarter, driven by sales of girls' toys such as My Little Pony and Nerf Rebelle.
The Coachella Festival's youthful musical lineup is a marketers dream in the California desert.