Achillion Pharmaceuticals climbed in premarket trading Friday after the company reported promising results from a small clinical trial of an experimental hepatitis C drug.
Deere & Co. is cutting 600 workers at agricultural equipment factories, as well as imposing temporary layoffs at the affected locations.
Supervalu is investigating a potential data breach that may have affected more than 180 stores across the U.S.
J.C. Penney sees its turnaround gaining momentum after the troubled department store chain posted second-quarter results that exceeded Wall Street estimates.
Coca-Cola bought a 17 percent stake in energy drink maker Monster Beverage for $2.15 billion Thursday in an attempt to boost its sagging sales.
Gannett Co. announced plans to split off its print division before activist investor Carl Icahn could start pushing the media company in that direction, according to a regulatory filing.
Unsecured general creditors of Lehman Brothers will get $4.6 billion in an initial round of payouts from the bankrupt investment bank next month.
General Electric confirmed it is considering the sale of its historic appliance division, part of its effort to focus on selling more complex and profitable industrial equipment.
Class A shares of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway topped $200,000 for the first time Thursday.
Wal-Mart Stores cut its annual profit outlook on Thursday amid slow sales, higher health care costs and the need to invest more in its online operations.
Flight attendants at Virgin America became the first group of union workers at the airline as the voted to be represented by the Transport Workers Union of America.
Deere's CEO said the company will be scaling back for the remainder of the year to bring production in line with demand as the farm economy goes soft.
WellPoint said the Anthem name it used previously is the best brand to go by in a consumer-focused market.
Macy's Inc. on Wednesday reported a 4 percent profit increase in its fiscal second quarter as business rebounded from slow sales earlier in the year, but shares tumbled in pre-market trading.
Constellation, a New York state wine and liquor company, is buying Casa Noble tequila as it looks to tap growing demand for the Mexican tipple.