Stories about Markets

Mar 30 2017

Christie mum on bridge lane-closure sentences

Baroni is the former deputy executive director of the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey, which owns and operates the bridge. Kelly said the fight was "far from over"....

Mar 30 2017

Timeline: Devin Nunes and the Trump wiretapping claims

Chris Christie admitted he didn't agree with Nunes' actions but said recusal is a "personal decision". "In other words, they got a FISA order to watch the Russian am...

Mar 30 2017

Chinese Tech Giant Tencent Invests in Tesla Inc

Additionally, TSLA had a day price range of $275 to $280.68. The brokerage now has a $368.00 price target on the electric vehicle producer's stock. Pacific Crest anal...

Mar 30 2017

Article 50 is triggered - the Brexit process begins

To Britain, Tusk said: "We already miss you". With Britain looking to exit from the European Union, the nation may also be forced to contemplate an internal exit of its...

Mar 30 2017

Uber slams on the brakes, stops self-driving auto tests

The vehicle was not responsible for the incident and there were no injuries, Tempe police said . They weren't able to stop the collision, their vehicle ended up on its s...

Mar 30 2017

BlackRock re-positions stock picking business for high-tech future

The company will also cut fees on some products that are being rebranded as an " Advantage " series of lower-cost active funds. Seven portfolio managers in the U.S. Fou...

Mar 29 2017

Why GameStop Is Struggling Despite Earnings Beat

Arbiter Prtnrs Capital Mgmt Limited Liability Company reported 245,453 shares stake. Six rate GME as a "strong Buy", one rates the shares as a "Buy", three rate the share...

Mar 29 2017

Blackstone sells 21 percent stake in SeaWorld to China's Zhonghong Zhuoye

The deal is to provide Zhonghong with exclusive rights to develop theme parks in Taiwan, China, Hong Kong and Macau, SeaWorld said in a separate statement . The incide...

Mar 28 2017

China prevents academic from returning home to Australia

Dr Feng's published research over a long academic career has touched upon sensitive areas, including China's political and human rights situation. He was first held for...

Mar 28 2017

Sessions announces action against sanctuary cities

Attorney General Jeff Sessions' remarks today that the Justice Department would go after "sanctuary" jurisdictions that don't cooperate with immigration authorities. Cour...

Mar 28 2017

Donald Trump to roll back Barack Obama's clean power plan

Pruitt added that technological innovations in the coal and natural gas sectors were largely responsible for recent reductions in the United States' CO2 emissions. On Cap...

Mar 28 2017

Donald Trump's staff 'wiping their electronic devices' in anticipation of giving evidence

Devin Nunes (R-CA) at the helm, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) said Monday. "Because of classification rules, the source could not simply put the documents...

Mar 28 2017

Did Donald Trump Really Hand Angela Merkel a "Bill" For NATO Services?

Merkel will seek a fourth term. The Social Democrats had ruled out working with the Left Party in previous national elections, although they do have regional alliances ...

Mar 27 2017

Freedom Caucus' Jordan: End ObamaCare blaming, 'Let's get to work'

So other than wanting a replacement that is structurally different than Obamacare , what do they ultimately want? "Forget about the little s-t", Trump reportedly told ...

Mar 27 2017

Snap election: Bulgaria votes for third time in four years

Borisov said after the exit poll that he was "obliged" by the vote to form a government but whether the burly former firefighter and mayor of Sofia , 57, can form a stab...

Mar 27 2017

Meals on Wheels Worries About Future Funding

A year ago it served 2.4 million people. A Windsor-Essex program has been trying to provide a basic necessity to the most vulnerable for more than 30 years. As describe...

Mar 26 2017

Existing-Home Sales Slipped in February

Despite the resilient demand, buyers have fewer choices. While higher prices are increasing equity for homeowners and might encourage some to put their homes on the marke...

Mar 26 2017

State pension age could be raised to 70, says report

The government has pledged to give 10 years notice of any changes. But, despite calls from Labour to do so, it has refrained from pledging to keep the mechanism in place ...

Mar 26 2017

Canada's wholesale trade in January hits record high

That month sales were down 0.5% and fell 0.3% excluding autos. Canada's consumers started 2017 with their wallets poised for purchase, as retail sales jumped 2.2 percen...

Mar 26 2017

United States suspects NKorea in $81M Bangladesh theft

Federal prosecutors are probing the possible role of North Korea in the theft of $ 81 million from the central bank of Bangladesh in what security officials feared could...