The 7 percent unemployment rate accompanied a gain of 203,000 jobs
A Needham & Co. report estimates that most cable TV channels would vanish if consumers could—as they say they'd prefer—spend $30 monthly on 15 to 20 channels
Democrats have a lock on the dozen largest cities in the U.S.
It lets customers go off the grid when utilities charge their highest rates and provides a backup during outages
The settlement ends an eight-year legal fight waged by African American brokers
Jeff Bezos's plan to deliver packages via unmanned aerial drones is crazy—which means you shouldn't bet against him
After selling out 5,000 designer Starbucks cards in six minutes last year, Starbucks is offering a mere 1,000 of them at noon on Friday
Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management reclaims the top stop after a two-year absence
Immigrant entrepreneurs and companies with intellectual property are more likely to hire
Hewlett Packard Development Company; L.P.
Value of investment: $25,279.52*
5-year return: 152.8%
2009 revenues: $114.6 billion
2009 net income: $7.7 billion
Defying the Law of Large Numbers, CEO Mark Hurd has led Hewlett-Packard to significant revenue gains off a gigantic base in recent years. Post recession, HP’s imaging, printing, and services divisions all stand to benefit from pent-up consumer and business demand.
*For all slides as of 3/31/10