Stories about Markets

Apr 21 2017

Ascent Resources Plc (AST) Rating Reiterated by Northland Securities

The company has market cap of $1.78 billion. MSA's profit will be $18.68M for 34.26 P/E if the $0.50 EPS becomes a reality. Two investment analysts have rated the stock w...

Apr 20 2017

NCAA returns events to NC after state rolls back LGBT law

The announcement comes after ACC leaders decided on March 31 to return ACC events to the state, following the partial repeal of HB2 . The ACC and NCAA changes come two w...

Apr 20 2017

UK prime minister defends decision to seek snap election

Government spokeswoman Ulrike Demmer said Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke by phone Tuesday with British Prime Minister Theresa May. May repeated her reasons for calling ...

Apr 20 2017

Steve Ballmer Wants You to Know Where Your Taxes Are Spent

The $10 million spent on the effort, Hollister pointed out, "is in the same range the government itself has spent to try to transform its own information ... government s...

Apr 20 2017

Hamilton takes no solace in second place

It was Vettel's second win of the season, his third in Bahrain and the 44th of his career. "The last half of the in-lap (after the finish) when all the fireworks were t...

Apr 20 2017

Markets Right Now: Banks lead early stock gains

US stock futures were rising Wednesday after earnings from Morgan Stanley (MS) topped analysts' forecasts. On the flipside, shares of Morgan Stanley rose, trading 2.8...

Apr 20 2017

United Nations warns trapped Mosul civilians could face worst catastrophe of Iraq conflict

Coalition forces are still conducting tests on the mortar rounds laced with the chemical agent fired at Iraqi forces, to determine what specific agent was used in the att...

Apr 20 2017

Tillerson declares the Iran nuclear deal a failure

But Tillerson added that the current administration would evaluate whether the lifting of sanctions that had been placed on Iran "is vital to the national security intere...

Apr 20 2017

EPA seeks to derail cleanup of coal power plant pollution

The identity of the other regional office targeted for closure has not been released or leaked. An EPA employees union criticized Pruitt for the proposed cuts, saying t...

Apr 20 2017

Gold hits 5-month peak on rising geopolitical worries

A weaker dollar makes dollar-priced gold cheaper for non-U.S. investors. Gold will extend its rally as the dollar weakens, future US interest rate increases are already...

Apr 19 2017

Traders Buy High Volume of Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras Call Options (PBR)

The stock had a trading volume of 25,557,770 shares. The latest reports which are outstanding on Monday 17th of April state 2 analysts have a rating of "strong buy", 6 an...

Apr 19 2017

North Korea Be Damned! IMF Sees Best Global Growth In 5 Years

The World Economic Outlook was released here before the start of the annual Spring Meeting of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank. In contrast, second-rank...

Apr 19 2017

BMW pulls advertising from Fox News' 'O'Reilly Factor'

Hyundai representatives said it did not want to partner with a company which didn't respect values of inclusion and diversity. A Fox News Channel spokesperson was no...

Apr 19 2017

Harley-Davidson keeps 2017 forecast unchanged, shares fall

It has been assigned a low target price of $51 and a high target price of $72. The stock subtracted in the prior trading session by -0.5%, closing at the stock price of...

Apr 19 2017

Netflix Slips: Q1 Net Adds Miss, Q2 Net Adds Beats

But the seemingly invincible Netflix also faces hurdles. In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a fl...

Apr 19 2017

Monsoon will be normal in 2017: IMD

Ramesh, director-general of the IMD, which has this year for the first time combined two forecasting techniques to issue its monsoon forecast. In 1997, the country experi...

Apr 19 2017

Goldman Sachs' profits miss forecasts as trading struggled

NEW YORK (AP) - Goldman Sachs had a rare miss in its first quarter results, the bank said Tuesday, as its typically best-in-class trading desks did not perform as well as...

Apr 18 2017

Braves beat Padres 5-2 on opening night at new stadium

Former Braves players Brian Jordan and Johnny Estrada participated in the team's "Play Day" celebration of the 70th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking Major Leagu...

Apr 18 2017

Delta To Offer Up To $10000 To Flyers Who Give Up Seats

On Friday, a United spokeswoman said the airline changed its policy to require traveling employees to book a flight at least 60 minutes before departure. Clearly, without...

Apr 18 2017

Delayed deadline for filing tax returns this year - Tuesday 4/18

Thus you could decide to keep your tax-deferred account distributions and capital gains below $13,000, and if you need more income than that, you could take a distribut...