Master limited partnership Ferrellgas Partners (NYSE: FGP) has a new -- but familiar -- person at its helm. The propane specialist announced that founder and Executive Chairman James Ferrell has taken over as president and CEO on an interim basis following Stephen Wambold's resignation from those roles, as well as his seat on the company's board.
Most economic externalities can be efficiently solved through a system of private property rights, where costs and benefits can be negotiated between actors.
The FCC will vote later Thursday on a plan to limit control of the cable companies when it comes to set-top-boxes.
California State Treasurer John Chiang has suspended Wells Fargo from its most profitable financing activities with the state, and will push for reforms.
Low crude oil prices promise profits for refiners until OPEC can reach an agreement on production limits.
New research shows that the upcoming fiduciary rule may also lead to the reduction of mutual fund fees.
Shares of Basic Energy Services ended the day much higher after an announcement that they would avoid a default thanks to another extension by creditors.
The hot water currently cooking Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) remains at a roiling boil. Joining the chorus of angry voices reacting to the bank's recent publicized malfeasance, its home state of California is cutting it loose from several lucrative public-sector relationships.
Beyond developing genome-based technology and applications, Illumina is funding similar companies through a dedicated venture fund.
When asked about Airbnb being a threat, Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi had an interesting response, which can be read two different ways.