Most of the companies in the Dow 30 are planning for climate change and in fact Microsoft Corp. is a global leader of sustainability, according to an EcoAct report.
Brazil has been clawing itself out from the worst recession in its history, but that hasn’t stopped President Michel Temer from touting the country to investors.
Cassandra Farrington, the CEO and co-founder of Marijuana Business Daily, talks about the growing weed industry and what you should do before investing in cannabis stocks.
Benefit Medical Apparel, which makes stylish scrubs, recently won a $25,000 grant from the Bob Evans Farms Heroes to CEOs Veteran Business program. Its founder James Reynolds and Shark Tank investor Daymond John sat down with Yahoo Finance to talk about the business.
On Aug. 28, 2018, Maylan Studart became an U.S. citizen. Here's her story on becoming a citizen and what to expect on the day of the naturalization ceremony.
This year, more than 14,000 people in the U.S. will be diagnosed with the same kind of brain cancer that killed Senator John McCain, glioblastoma multiforme, or GBM.
California is making a big push for more women in the boardroom. On Wednesday, the state legislature passed a bill requiring publicly traded companies to have women on their boards. If Gov. Jerry Brown signs the bill into law, California-based companies must have at least one woman on their boards by the end of 2019 or face financial penalties.
Some 57.3 million Americans, or 36% of the workforce, are freelancing and contributing approximately $1.4 trillion annually to the economy, according to a research study by Upwork and the Freelancers Union titled “Freelancing in America: 2017.” The report found that the freelance workforce grew three times as fast as the overall workforce. Freelancers will make up the majority of America’s workforce by 2027, based on growth rates seen in the past year. Meanwhile, the Internal Revenue Service shows sole proprietorship registrations growing at an average rate of 1.6% a year (not counting the 2008 financial crisis), and rising one basis point every year for the past three years ending 2016 (the latest year that data is available).
The lack of pipelines in Texas's oil-rich Permian Basin has producers anxiously waiting for infrastructure projects to be completed.