U.S. stocks rise for 2nd day; European markets rally, French stocks up 2%

U.S. stocks shot higher in late morning trading as Wall Street looks beyond the deadly terror attacks in Paris and got some good news on the profit front from home

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Walmart beats Q3 earnings target, shares jump

Walmart (WMT) reported third quarter earnings that beat Wall Street’s lowered expectations Tuesday. The retailer has been struggling to get ahead of its major investment in higher employee wages and job

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Home Depot shares jump as profit, sales up in Q3

Home Depot (HD) posted net income of $1.7 billion in the third quarter, up 12.2% compared to the same period a year earlier, as the housing market fueled a strong

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Consumer prices rose 0.2% in October

Consumer prices edged up in October after two straight months of declines as gasoline costs moved higher. The report from the Labor Department could help provide the Federal Reserve more

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Airline, cruise, hotel stocks down in wake of Paris terror attacks

In the wake of the terror attacks that have rocked Paris and the world, stocks throughout the travel sector were down – even after news of a merger that will

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