Stories about Markets

Jan 13 2017

Marks & Spencer Rebounds as Clothing Sales Top Estimates

Marks and Spencer reported the first rise in sales in two years for its clothing division, sending shares higher on Thursday. Company's chief executive, Steve Rowe, sai...

Jan 13 2017

Fiat Chrysler Diesel Vehicles Equipped With Improper Engine Software

The agency stated that the software had been created in such a way as to allow the vehicles to generate excess pollution thereby breaking the Clean Air Act . The chairma...

Jan 13 2017

Obama Hopes Trump Takes Intel Reports 'Seriously'

He went on to seriously criticize U.S. intelligence agencies, saying they were taking a "last shot" at him, before making a comparison to Nazi Germany. Kirtley thinks Bu...

Jan 12 2017

Amazon upgrades its Prime credit card with 5 percent cashback

Other rewards for the card (including two percent cashback on restaurants, gas stations and drugstores; one percent on all other purchases) remain the same. Amazon anno...

Jan 12 2017

American Apparel Acquired by Gildan Activewear for $88 Million

Gildan expects the acquisition will be completed by February. With the change of ownership, analysts said the company, which was once the largest producer of US-made g...

Jan 12 2017

Airbus may secure $4 billion order from Chinese leasing firm

The group has seen a slowdown in demand for long-distance carriers due in part to falling fuel prices which have impacted on the renewal of ageing fleets, but also as a r...

Jan 12 2017

Yahoo to rename rump company to Altaba after Verizon sale completes

According to consensus agreement of 25 analysts Yahoo! Inc. This shows a surprise factor of 42.9%. 2 analysts recommended Overweight these shares while 0 recommended Unde...

Jan 11 2017

Analysts At Barclays Capital Upgraded Ariad Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ARIA) To Equal Weight

Several analysts have commented on the company. (NASDAQ:ARIA) puts the stock on today's active list. The company has a market cap of $7.95 billion. Its 52-week High Value...

Jan 11 2017

Day 2: Reward raised to $100000 for Markeith Loyd

Police records show that she was among the first group of officers who responded to the shootings that killed 49 people at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando on June 12. Her ...

Jan 11 2017

UK Labour Party Leader Proposes Setting Limits for Maximum Earnings

Jeremy Corbyn has risked sparking a further row within the Labour party, following a "shambolic" attempt to reboot his image. In September he angered many of his MPs at ...

Jan 11 2017

Polaris Industries to wind down Victory Motorcycles Operations

Major economic news out of Spirit Lake as Polaris announces plans to end production of Victory Motorcycles. Over the past two decades, the Victory brand churned out a...

Jan 11 2017

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) , Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS)

Growth Estimate for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Stock monthly performance is recorded as -2.68% while its performance in last 5 sessions is -0.59%. The company's quarterly perfo...

Jan 10 2017

Uber offers cities a (limited) motherlode of trip data

The service has invited researchers and city agencies to access its data and explore travel times and traffic conditions to understand how travel times are impacted by ru...

Jan 10 2017

Flipkart gets new CEO, Binny now group CEO

Commenting on this change, Binny Bansal, Group chief executive officer, Flipkart, "We are now ready to build the Flipkart of the future as we continue on our journey of t...

Jan 10 2017

Jeep Grand Wagoneer Puts Its Money Where Its Mouth Is

Last week, Ford announced that it had scrapped plans to build a $1.6bn plant in Mexico and that it would instead invest $700m in a factory in MI, creating 700 jobs. T...

Jan 10 2017

Dimitrov Beats Nishikori to Break 2-1/2 Year Title Drought

World number five Kei Nishikori has finally reached the final at the Brisbane International, after losing in the semifinals on three occasions, nonetheless, Nishikori wil...

Jan 09 2017

Mobile and Wi-Fi service in every NYC subway station

Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday. "This audit shows that New York City is moving into the future, that we can be underground but don't have to disconnect from the world"...

Jan 09 2017

Nicola Sturgeon: I'll postpone IndyRef2 if United Kingdom stays in single market

Nicola Sturgeon said she still wanted Scotland to remain a member of the European Union, but was open to finding a Brexit deal that suited all parts of the United Kingdom...

Jan 09 2017

USA funds spent on border wall would be repaid by Mexico

On Friday, Trump took to Twitter to clarify his stance on the wall, insisting that it would be built on taxpayer money but that Mexico would reimburse the U.S.: "The dish...

Jan 08 2017

Tilikum The Orca, Center Of 'Blackfish' Documentary, Has Died In Captivity

Tilikum , an orca who killed a trainer at an aquarium near Victoria before being linked to the deaths of two more people at a Florida facility, has died in captivity ...