Stories about Markets

Aug 18 2016

Barnes & Noble Posting Steep Loss After Ousting CEO

Despite the abrupt leadership change, Barnes & Noble said it doesn't intend to adjust its near-term plans, and "will continue to execute on its previously announced strat...

Aug 18 2016

Louisiana flood: Disbelief mixed with determination as water recedes

Parishes named in the federal disaster declaration were East Baton Rouge , Livingston , St. Helena and Tangipahoa parishes. About 60,000 people have signed up for...

Aug 17 2016

The next No Man's Sky patch will make people "very happy"

Since the patch hasn't been officially released yet, you're opting in to this testing branch at your own risk. Apparently, the Havok license being used by developer Hel...

Aug 17 2016

Markets Right Now: Stocks opening lower on Wall Street

Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 4.25 points, or 0.09 percent, on volume of 15,473 contracts. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 84 points, or 0.5 percent, to 18,552. Th...

Aug 15 2016

Macy's Closing 100 Stores

The outlets that will be shuttered account for about 14 percent of Macy's 728 stores and about $1 billion in annual revenue. The new initiative also detailed "capital...

Aug 15 2016

Bug discovered in Microsoft Windows 10 anniversary update

The Redstone 2 update will make its debut in spring 2017, but until then, Microsoft will keep releasing test builds for Insiders and most likely, new features will be int...

Aug 15 2016

Chloe Khan evicted from CBB house

She said: "I mean Bear is doing exactly what as viewers we crave to see, i.e. see something decent on the telly". She added: 'I know she messaged Bear too'. According t...

Aug 14 2016

Macy's to Close 100 Stores Beginning Next Year

The rise of online shopping has contributed significantly to Macy's falling sales, but during its most-recent earnings call the brand's chief financial officer Karen Ho...

Aug 13 2016

Some Delta systems haven't recovered fully from outage

The disruption was so widespread that at one point on Monday, the airline warned travellers that information on its website, its app, and even given by its own employees ...

Aug 13 2016

Macy's to close 100 stores

The closings represent a large shift in the company's portfolio, which now includes 728 Macy's stores around the country. Annual revenue at the stores Macy's plans to...

Aug 12 2016

Delta: Flight cancellations, delays Tuesday after outage

Additionally, Delta is offering compensation to customers who have been significantly affected, the airline said. A waiver has been issued from Delta for customers tr...

Aug 12 2016

Perrigo shares slide as drugmaker slashes full-year forecast again

Shareholders of Perrigo Company (NYSE:PRGO) will have to hold its stock till the ex-dividend date to be eligible for dividend. For the current quarter the company has h...

Aug 12 2016

China producer prices down 1.7% in July

Vegetable prices, which rose a whopping 20 percent in the first half of the year, decelerated during the peak summer growing season contributing to the drop in the headli...

Aug 12 2016

Banking overhaul promises better deal for customers

Market competition will be strongly affected by customer ability to access all finances in one place - including accounts and mortgages managed by different providers. Th...

Aug 12 2016

Liquid Web acquiring Texas-based web hosting firm

The consensus rating is 2.3, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. The current price is staying above the SMA lines which signify strength and is generally h...

Aug 11 2016

Delta Scrambles to Restore Servers After Power Cut

The company said it canceled about 1,000 flights worldwide Monday after power went out at its headquarters about 2:30 a.m. and "some critical systems and network equipmen...

Aug 11 2016

Michael Kors Posts Q1 Beat, But Q2 Guidance Weighs On Shares

Let's take a closer look at Michael Kors to see if its latest earnings report is something to get excited about, or should provoke further concern. The changes have o...

Aug 11 2016

Tampa Bay Rays at Toronto Blue Jays game preview

However, it remains to be seen as what the Blue Jays elect to do in order to make a roster spot available for their latest addition. If we have setbacks, we'll make adjus...

Aug 11 2016

Elon Musk, Tesla Charge Ahead With $2.6 Billion Purchase of SolarCity

SolarCity sells solar energy systems to homeowners, businesses and government organizations, and Tesla makes high-end all- electric cars. With the acquisition, solar p...

Aug 10 2016

Facebook hates ad blockers so much it now blocks them

Remember when GM also declared that Facebook ads don't work ? That way, they're less likely to encounter obnoxious ads they want to block. Facebook is the most recent ...