Stories about Markets

Aug 26 2017

US Seeks Jail Time for Volkswagen Engineer in Diesel Emission Scandal

James Robert Liang of California was sentenced August 25 by U.S. District Judge Sean F. Cox of the Eastern District of MI. The sentencing comes several weeks after form...

Aug 26 2017

'Adorably Out Of Touch' Mother Of Three Responds To Louise Linton

But now there are more questions, namely whether the whole trip was a ruse to get a good view of the solar eclipse. The trip was pushed into the spotlight after Linton,...

Aug 26 2017

Trump's media strategy could be working

The Quinnipiac poll was conducted after the rally in Charlottesville , where white nationalists clashed with counter-protesters, resulting in three deaths and at least 3...

Aug 26 2017

Amazon to cut prices on Whole Foods staples like eggs, beef

However, it's possible that customers will shop at a nearby Whole Foods location, see the price changes and new perks Amazon brought to the chain, and be more willi...

Aug 26 2017

Qantas reports second-highest profit for FY17

It was down 8.6 percent from the record level set in the 2016 fiscal year. In 2015 Qantas CEO Alan Joyce said the route was the "holy grail" for the airline, with m...

Aug 25 2017

Apple Said to Be Mulling Iowa Data Center

The project appears destined for a portion of 3,500 acres of land that Waukee recently annexed. "Apple is responsible for 2 million jobs in all 50 states and we're proud ...

Aug 25 2017

Dixons Carphone hit by high mobile phone prices and weak pound

Pretax profit will be in a range of 360 million pounds ($460 million) to 440 million pounds in the year through April, the U.K.'s largest electronics retailer said in an ...

Aug 25 2017

Earnings Forecast of The JM Smucker Company (SJM)

FMR LLC raised its position in J.M. Smucker Company (The) by 49.4% in the first quarter. Shares of J.M. Smucker Company ( SJM ) opened at 118.85 on Thursday. This forec...

Aug 25 2017

Trump 'very committed' to Mideast peace - envoy Kushner

Special Representative for International Negotiations Jason Greenblatt and Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell, also discussed how to enhance the strategic partn...

Aug 25 2017

Amazon's Whole Foods deal wins swift USA antitrust approval

Wal-Mart Stores Inc., which has the largest share of the US grocery market, is expanding its grocery delivery service with ride-hailing service Uber and announced Wednes...

Aug 24 2017

Two thirds of top firms 'unprepared for cyber-attacks'

More than half of company boards now setting out their approach to cyber risks (53% up from 33%). While a tenth of FTSE 350 firms do not have a plan in place to deal ...

Aug 23 2017

BHP delays decision on massive Jansen potash mine

Global mining giant BHP Billiton posted a more than a five-fold rise in annual underlying profit on Tuesday to $6.7 billion (5.19 billion pounds) on the back of a rec...

Aug 23 2017

'Free speech' rally speakers, little heard, end event quickly

In Boston , rally organizers had invited "libertarians, conservatives, traditionalists, classical liberals, Trump supporters or anyone else who enjoys their right to f...

Aug 23 2017

Cone Midstream Partners LP (CNNX) Under the Watchful Eye of Investors

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since August 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.96% the S&P500. Catalyst Capital Advisors LLC raised its stake...

Aug 23 2017

70 per cent of United Kingdom company bosses lack cyber attack training

Boards have realised the importance of cyber security, yet training in how to deal with attacks is lagging. More than half (53 per cent) have this "clearly set and unders...

Aug 22 2017

State unemployment lower, oilfield jobs continue decline

Braun, commissioner of the Indiana Department of Workforce Development, said in a statement . In July 2016, the unemployment rate was 5.2 percent , according to Weaver....

Aug 22 2017

'Predator' actor Sonny Landham dies at 76

Former stuntman Landham's career began in adult films in the 1970s with his mainstream break coming with a minor role in Walter Hill's 1979 box office hit The Warriors ....

Aug 22 2017

Help Clear the Shelters with HEB & the Austin Humane Society

Henderson said the adoption event is scheduled from 10 a.m.to 5 p.m., or until all animals are adopted. "It is always a welcome surprise when you have so many excited peo...

Aug 22 2017

Mercedes has revealed an electric convertible Maybach 6

Mercedes returns to the roots with the concept for the new Mercedes-Maybach Vision 6 Cabriolet . It's not a flake of a auto, at almost six metres long, and the generous...

Aug 20 2017

Wall Street ends up but off highs after Fed minutes

Unanimously, policymakers have chose to the keep interest rates unchanged in the July 25-26 meeting and have informed that they are planning to reduce the central bank's...