Stories about Markets

May 24 2017

No More Delay for DOL Rule

Acosta didn't rule out further review of the rule, however, noting that, "The Labor Department has concluded that it is necessary to seek additional public input on t...

May 24 2017

Spacewalking astronauts tackle urgent station repairs

NASA said the space feat will be live streamed on its NASA Television and NASA website from 6:30 a.m. EDT. Three days earlier a critical relay box had suddenly stoppe...

May 24 2017

Indo-Africa collaborates for development

Ticad is a platform set up in 1993 to boost relations between the Asian giant and Africa in the wake of competition to tighten ties from the West and other Asian countr...

May 24 2017

Senate considers holding Michael Flynn in contempt

His attorney wrote to the committee that "the context in which the Committee has called for General Flynn's testimonial production of documents makes clear that he has m...

May 24 2017

New Home Sales Drop

Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. "Despite some slowness this month, total new home sales in 2017 are up more than 11% from this t...

May 24 2017

The Case for and Against PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (PTXP)

It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500. ( NYSE :CIE) trades at $0.28 having a market capitalization of $124.1 million. Another critical number in evaluating a stock i...

May 23 2017

Sensex Rises 106 Points; Second-line Stocks Suffer Heavy Selling

At 3 PM, the S&P BSE Sensex is trading at 30,582 up 117 points, while NSE Nifty is trading at 9438 up 10 points. "FMCG sector stocks witnessed strong buying support, le...

May 23 2017

German foreign minister calls for Greek debt relief

A spokeswoman for the conservative-led finance ministry added that everybody wanted a solution "in the interest of Greece", adding it was up euro zone finance ministers t...

May 22 2017

Britain says it's a natural partner for China's new Silk Road

Mr Xi reiterated that the initiative is an "open and inclusive platform for development", adding: "We will not base cooperation on ideological ground, nor will we pursue ...

May 22 2017

Wal-Mart's quarterly sales beat Wall Street's expectations

Revenues were up 1.4% at $117.5bn. Wal-Mart said US same-store sales rose by 1.4 percent, with USA e-commerce sales up 63 percent. Quarterly revenue rose 1.4 per cent...

May 22 2017

Chaffetz to resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

Mr. Chaffetz's departure casts uncertainty into what is next for the committee's investigations. Legislators want to hash out the rules of a replacement election in a s...

May 22 2017

G-7 nations seek ways to make growth help more people

Last November, the WHO had lifted its own worldwide health emergency status for Zika. "We know nothing about it but of course we want to know how they hacked into very ...

May 22 2017

Trump denies telling Comey to back off, bashes former Federal Bureau of Investigation director

And asked if Lieberman, the Democrat-turned-independent senator from CT was his top pick, Trump said yes. John Cornyn of Texas, both Republicans; Alice Fisher, the former...

May 21 2017

WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

India's cyber security unit CERT-In today said it has not received any formal report of cyber attack on India's vital networks by the crippling global ransomware, ' Wann...

May 21 2017

USA slaps sanctions on Venezuela Supreme Court judges

President Nicolas Maduro blames the opposition for the country's crisis and the deaths, which have occurred on all sides. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano). Venezuela's Supreme...

May 21 2017

Merkel rival vows to fight German election like France's Macron

Macron said he spoke to German Chancellor Angela Merkel earlier this week about getting more logistical support and said Merkel backs the idea. Macron is travelling wit...

May 21 2017

Government to switch to 1 student debt servicing company

Additionally, in February Larsen teamed up with Republican Rep. Luke Messer (IN-06) to introduce legislation aimed at reducing the financial burden on veterans seeking hi...

May 21 2017

Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon: Cyber expert

The two specific action items that all companies are being urged to do immediately are (1) install the Windows patch , if applicable, and (2) back up their files and dat...

May 21 2017

Snap Shares Crackle And Crash

The company is expected to post a loss for the quarter, and has seen its share values decline from their post-IPO peak, although they're still trading higher than the $17...

May 21 2017

London City to introduce UK's first digital air traffic control tower

This year London City Airport, which is marking its 30 anniversary, will also begin construction on its £350 million City Airport Development Programme (CADP). London Cit...