Stories about Markets

Jan 03 2018

Hoda Kotb Named 'Today' Co-Anchor, Replacing Matt Lauer

She has also co-hosted the 10 a.m. And while her co-anchor chemistry with Guthrie remains to be seen, the charismatic Kotb arrives without a whiff of scandal and boos...

Jan 02 2018

Extreme Cold for New Years Eve

New Year's Eve revellers may want to ring in 2018 under a warm blanket. Though Saturday is expected to hover around -8 C during the day, Environment Canada is predictin...

Jan 02 2018

Weather warning as Storm Dylan nears

But many new year celebrations look set to escape the worst of the weather, which will pass before crowds gather to see in 2018. The warning is in place from around 4am...

Jan 01 2018

Russian Federation denies report of North Korea sanctions breach

Four ships - three North Korean vessels and a Palau-flagged oil tanker - were blocked from global ports by the UN Security Council on Thursday on suspicion of carrying or...

Jan 01 2018

Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Insider sold 1457 Shares

Price T Rowe Md holds 6.96M shares. Acropolis Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Marathon Pete Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one ...

Jan 01 2018

Florida's minimum wage set to increase on January 1

Instead of increasing minimum wage, Goodell said he has advocated for other ways to help, such as increasing the earned income tax credit and focusing on job mentoring an...

Dec 31 2017

Mega Millions jackpot grows to $343 million after latest drawing

It was not immediately know whether anyone had a winning ticket. There was no victor in Tuesday night's drawing. The Powerball jackpot has grown to an estimated $384 ...

Dec 31 2017

Digging Up the Facts on Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)

Shares of Mondelez International ( NASDAQ MDLZ ) traded down $0.26 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $42.80. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (N...

Dec 30 2017

Supply discipline and demand to prop up oil prices in 2018

Oil prices rose on Thursday, lifted by strong data from top importer China amid thin trading activity ahead of the New Year weekend. OIL prices edged up yesterday, rema...

Dec 30 2017

South Korea's Crackdown on Cryptocurrency Influences Drop in Bitcoin Price

Following this news , the Bitcoin price has plunged by more than 11% in the past 24 hours and is now trading at $14375.70, according to CoinMarketCap . Financial reco...

Dec 30 2017

Katrina overwhelmed by the success of Tiger Zinda Hai

While previously both Aamir Khan and Salman Khan shared the title of having four films each that had made it to this club, with Tiger Zinda Hai raking in Rs. Tiger ...

Dec 30 2017

January 2018 Brings Super Moons, Blood Moon, Blue Moon

Most months have just one full moon, because the twenty nine day cycle of the moon matches up pretty well with the length of calendar months. A blue moon is the term give...

Dec 29 2017

Apple CEO Tim Cook's 2017 Pay Jumped 47%, to $12.8 Million

He gave the pregame speech to the Auburn Tigers football team that ultimately won the match-up against its in-state rival the University of Alabama 26-14. Personal secu...

Dec 29 2017

Mastercard SpendingPulse: Retail Sales Grew 4.9 Percent this Holiday Season

In a press release Tuesday, Mastercard said that shoppers set a new record for dollars spent from November 1 to December 24, adding that it was "the largest year-over-y...

Dec 28 2017

Obama tops Trump as most admired, Gallup poll of Americans finds

More folks admire first lady Melania Trump than singer Beyoncé or Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton, according to the latest poll from Gallup released Wednesday. Of ...

Dec 28 2017

QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM) Going under Interpretation of Volume Gauge

LLC now owns 3,760 shares of the wireless technology company's stock worth $208,000 after purchasing an additional 18 shares during the period. Tesla, Inc. 44,777 shares ...

Dec 28 2017

Vanguard Total International Stock ETF (VXUS) Rises 0.3% for Dec 25

The ETF is -0.57% of its 52-Week High and 25.09% of its low, and is now having ATR of 0.92. The ATR is an indicator developed by J. Welles Wilder. Vanguard Short-Term Bon...

Dec 28 2017

A Look Into Insider Activity With Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

Valley National Advisers Inc. now owns 2,089 shares of the coffee company's stock valued at $122,000 after acquiring an additional 57 shares during the last quarter. The ...

Dec 28 2017

White Christmas likely in West Virginia's higher elevations

The National Weather Service in Glasgow has issued a Wind Chill Advisory for Phillips, Valley, Daniels and Roosevelt County through Tuesday . Even more snow is headi...

Dec 27 2017

A volunteer of 26 years passes out Christmas meals with Salvation Army

She and her crew are busier than usual this Christmas. Feeling the warmth and kindness of strangers is what it's all about. She was diagnosed with Bell's Palsy. Though ...