Stories about Markets

Oct 24 2016

Nebraska's jobless rate stable at 3.2 percent in September

Nebraska Labor Commissioner John Albin says the state's nonfarm employment rose in September, as it usually does, adding that the start of the school year is "always a bi...

Oct 24 2016

Obama: Health care law worked, but improvements needed

Consumers' out-of-pocket costs are expected to climb in 2017 and some major insurers have signaled they are pulling out of the health insurance exchanges in a number of...

Oct 24 2016

OPEC must enact cuts for sustained oil price rise, IEA says

Oil closed at a 15-month high Monday after Saudi Arabia expressed optimism that a deal could be finalized to cut output and Russian Federation signaled support. Prices ro...

Oct 24 2016

AT&T is reportedly in talks to buy Time Warner for $80B

That deal is the most recent to resemble AT&T's proposal. The deal would be subject to a review by government regulators that could take more than a year. An announceme...

Oct 24 2016

I've Got To Win Trophies At Manchester United - Jose Mourinho

Marcus Alonso began the unravelling with a defence-splitting pass that found Pedro, while Cahill could not believe his luck when the ball fell to him in the area after Ch...

Oct 23 2016

AFTRA Voice Actors on Strike After Negotiations Fail

Not everyone in the games industry agrees with this analysis, however, with former Infinity Ward Creative Strategist Robert Bowling penning an essay calling for the sam...

Oct 23 2016

Unemployment rate doesn't budget, but employment rises in Nebraska

It is up two-tenths of a percent above a year ago. The Jacksonville Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes St. Johns County, had an unemployment rate of 4.6 perc...

Oct 23 2016

Moody's says US Justice Department preparing complaint alleging violations

Moody's revealed the pending lawsuit in its third-quarter earnings release in a section entitled " Litigation Update ". In their Q3 earnings report, Moody's Corporatio...

Oct 23 2016

Truce extended in Aleppo but United Nations delays evacuations

Sergey Lavrov told reporters on Friday that Russian Federation is "seriously concerned that, despite the gestures of goodwill from Moscow and Damascus", the fighters ...

Oct 22 2016

Indian Bank Authorities Say 3.2 Million Debit Cards Hacked

While Visa and MasterCard, in separate statements, have stated that their own networks had not been compromised, Hitachi subsidiary Hitachi Payment Services, which manage...

Oct 22 2016

S&P, Dow fall with health stocks; Microsoft lifts Nasdaq

Rival AT&T fell 2 percent. The S&P 500 industrial index tumbled 1.17 per cent to a more than three-month low. Microsoft was up 4.3 percent at a record closing high ...

Oct 22 2016

The Philippine president's next campaign: public smoking ban

It was not immediately clear who Mr Duterte was referring to by his use of the term "they". "There will be no smoking in public places anymore, whether indoor or outdoo...

Oct 22 2016

Gold Prices Reverse Course as Dollar Strengthens

Elsewhere, the Comex gold futures contract for December delivery was down 0.24% or $3.00 to $1,266.90 an ounce, well shy of $1,300-plus levels seen last month, while spot...

Oct 22 2016

Samsung expects to lose $5.4 billion on Galaxy Note 7

Samsung Electronics expanded its recall of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in the United States Thursday to include all replacement devices the company offered following report...

Oct 22 2016

New Clinton ad features fallen soldier's father

Khan spoke movingly about his son and his family's sacrifices, he waved his copy of a pocket-sized Constitution at Donald Trump and demanded to know what Trump has sacr...

Oct 21 2016

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) Slides on Weak Earnings, Revenue Up 23%

Advanced Micro Devices Inc.is a global semiconductor company with facilities across the world. The company has a market cap of $5.83B and now has 860.53M shares outstandi...

Oct 21 2016

Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc Posts Mixed Q4 Results, Guides In-Line

Walgreens Boots Alliance last month said admitted that the FTC was likely to require the divestment of as many as 1,000 stores in order to address antitrust concerns, ...

Oct 21 2016

Reliance Industries beats expectations with second quarter results

That roughly matched analysts' estimates of 72.2 billion rupees, and was well above its year-ago profit of 50.35 billion rupees on the same basis. On a consolidated bas...

Oct 21 2016

Verizon Communications, Bank of New York Mellon Report Earnings

Shares of Verizon closed Wednesday at $50.38, with a consensus analyst price target of $45.63 and a 52-week trading range of $43.79 to $56.95. Verizon Communication...

Oct 21 2016

BNY Mellon third-quarter earnings top expectations

EDTon October 20. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters predicted 81 cents in adjusted earnings per share on $3.86 billion in revenue. Total revenue rose about 4% to $3.94 b...