The Institute for Supply Management's index falls to 50.8% but the rebound in oil prices may help bring the sector some relief.
The company's shares dropped 19% on news that it posted a Q3 loss of $21 million, or seven cents a share, on revenue of $2.6 billion.
The deal will expand the customer base for Rovi's digital TV guides and give it access to TiVo's valuable patents.
Tax departments can provide strategic tax planning to mitigate risk, minimize tax liabilities, and secure business incentives.
Higher imports, lower nonresidential fixed investment, and a downturn in federal government spending contributed to the weak growth.
A Deloitte survey finds some cost-cutting is more typical of distressed companies than a 'save to grow' strategy.
The earnings report sparked a sharp drop in Goodyear's shares but sales of its high-end tires remain strong.
Starboard Value CEO Jeffrey Smith gets a board seat in a move that may pave the way for a sale of Yahoo's core business.
The company suffered its first quarterly revenue decline in 13 years as its flagship smartphone appears to be nearing saturation point.
Thirty-two percent of C-suite executives around the world say that big data has hindered, not helped, decision making.