Goldman Profit Falls as Bank Braces for 1MDB Fine
The bank said profit fell 24% in the fourth quarter as it set aside more money toward an expected government settlement resolving its ties to a Malaysian investment fund.
Bank of America Earnings Slip Amid Lower Rates
The second-largest U.S. bank by assets said fourth-quarter profit fell 4% as the bank struggled to adjust to falling interest rates.
Hedge Fund Nominates Four to Tegna's Board, Setting Up Proxy Fight
Standard General nominated four candidates to the broadcast company's board, setting up a potential proxy fight.
Warner Bros., Universal Aim to Merge Faltering DVD Units
Two of Hollywood's biggest studios are proposing to combine their North American home-entertainment operations, as a segment that was once key to the movie and TV businesses struggles.
UnitedHealth Group Reports Higher Revenue in Latest Quarter
UnitedHealth Group said revenue rose 4.25% in the latest quarter as the number of people it served in Medicare Advantage and commercial benefits programs rose.
U.S. Bancorp's Profit Falls Under Strain of Interest-Rate Cuts
U.S. Bancorp's fourth-quarter profit fell to its lowest level in more than two years, showing strain from three interest-rate cuts last year.
Barclays, FactSet Offer New Tool to Navigate Opaque Bond Market
The quest for transparency in fixed-income markets has Barclays and FactSet teaming up.
Target Says Holiday Sales Disappointed on Weak Toy Results
Holiday sales were sluggish at Target, raising questions about the strength of the retailer's turnaround plans and the health of the U.S. consumer.
T-Mobile-Sprint Deal Concern Mounts on Wall Street
Shares of Sprint are trading at a more than 40% discount to the value of T-Mobile's proposed all-stock deal. The companies are preparing to make final arguments in a court battle with states led by California and New York.
WGN America Enters Cable News Arena, Promising No Opinions
Nexstar Media's cable channel plans a prime-time shift away from entertainment programming with a nightly three-hour news show.