Yahoo! Finance News – United States, Ben Bernanke, Dell Inc, Futures Head Higher; Markets Point to New Heights
U.S. stock futures are heading higher for the third straight day with a raft of economic indicators on tap, ranging from jobs and consumer debt, to productivity and international trade.Dow Jones industrial …
Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Fall, Signal Labor Market Gains
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting a pick-up in the labor market recovery.
Icahn Opposes Dell’s Go-Private Deal, Calls for Dividend
Dell said shareholder Carl Icahn has urged the company to pursue a leveraged recapitalization and pay a per share dividend instead of going private.