Stories about Markets

Apr 24 2018

Treasury will mull easing sanctions on Russian aluminum producer

With the sanctions tension now easing, much of palladium's rise last week is poised to be erased. ALUMINUM FOILED: The Treasury Department extended a deadline for US ...

Apr 24 2018

Woman fined $500 for taking an apple in carry-on baggage

Tadlock told the agent she received the apple on the flight and asked whether she should throw it out or eat it. Passenger Crystal Tadlock wasn't hungry and made a decisi...

Apr 24 2018

Australian boy flies to Bali after row over holiday

The Guardian , which verified that the boy had indeed made the trip, was only quizzed by airport staff once to verify his age. The Australian pre-teen booked a flight a...

Apr 24 2018

Sears CEO Edward Lampert's fund offers to buy Kenmore, other assets

Sears has been forced to close hundreds of its retail stores over the last few years as it continues to suffer from the overall decline observed in the department-store s...

Apr 24 2018

Macquarie Group Ltd. Boosts Position in Kratos Defense & Security Solutions (NASDAQ:KTOS)

It has outperformed by 5.51% the S&P500. Simon Sadler decreased its stake in Time Warner Inc (TWX) by 37.25% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. ...

Apr 24 2018

Crude oil prices remained stable albeit moving a little downward

HK/SIN as oil prices struggled to maintain prices near the 2014 highs they hit last week . The latest round of US sanctions on Russian entities and individuals has a...

Apr 22 2018

FAA, EASA Order Emergency Checks On CFM56-7B Engines

It is unknown whether the FAA's original directive would have forced Southwest to quickly inspect the engine that blew up. The European agency had given airlines nine m...

Apr 22 2018

Sunny Skies on Friday

Wed: High: 66 Low: 42 Mostly sunny. This Morning: Skies are mostly clear to partly cloudy this morning. Sunday: Clearing. Sunny. pleasant and dry. Tuesday night ...

Apr 22 2018

Q2 Weather: A look ahead

A lingering shower is possible Thursday morning while partly sunny skies are in play for the afternoon with the mercury topping the upper 60s. Lows remain in the mid to...

Apr 21 2018

Facebook details what it does with data collected from users

Facebook says the reward amount for reporting bugs and leaks could go up to $40,000. Still, Bilirakis, 55, said he appreciates that the social media platform is for pe...

Apr 21 2018

P&G to make open offer for 51.8% stake in Merck India

German Merck has been considering a sale of the business since late past year, and had according to Reuters had attracted suitors such as Nestle, Perrigo, and Stada own...

Apr 21 2018

Netflix Reports Strong Q1 2018 Earnings

The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 97.18%. The company's shares , which have gained 60 percent this year to become the top performer on S&P 500, were last up 7.5 pe...

Apr 21 2018

Drug cheat Armstrong pays $5m to settle fraud case

If he lost in court, Armstrong faced the possibility of paying treble damages of almost $100 million to the government under the terms of the False Claims Act, which se...

Apr 21 2018

Caesars Entertainment Corp (CZR) Boosted at Macquarie

About 3.52 million shares traded. On Wednesday, Shares of Caesars Entertainment Corporation flaunted 1.73% to reach at $11.75 during previous trading session. The fir...

Apr 21 2018

Philip Morris International (PM) Downgraded by Goldman Sachs to "Buy"

The hedge fund held 34,202 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.63 billion, down from 35,005 at the end of the previous reported quarter...

Apr 20 2018

How Many SOCO International plc (LON:SIA)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

Sg Americas Securities Ltd Company invested in 0.01% or 348,703 shares. The firm provides commercial litigation finance, portfolio and complex financing, risk management,...

Apr 20 2018

Shire faces bid battle from Allergan and Takeda

Shire's share price, which jumped sharply on reports of the bid, has given up some of its gains after It emerged that the blue-chip group had rejected the offer, and a...

Apr 20 2018

Suffering From Chronic Migraine? New Drug Treatment Promises Relief Without Side Effects

Migraines affect around one in seven people, who are forced to try everything from lying down in a dark room for hours to being sick and taking painkillers. "That reducti...

Apr 19 2018

On May, 1 Analysts See $1.09 EPS for Genworth MI Canada Inc

Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. The stock of Genworth Financial, Inc . has...

Apr 19 2018

Oil closes above $68 a barrel, highest price since 2014

Brent crude futures LCOc1 were up $1.54 at $73.12 by 11:14 a.m. EDT [1514 GMT], while U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures CLc1 gained $1.63 to $68.15, having hit $...