Stories about Finance

Oct 31 2016

Canada ready to sign long-delayed trade pact

Eliminating barriers to trade through the CETA will allow Canada to capture more value from agri-food exports to the EU. Concerns in the declining industrialized regi...

Oct 30 2016

Apple unveils thinnest, lightest new MacBook Pro

The noticeable matter here is, Microsoft's release has gone unnoticeable to most of the tech enthusiasts, especially, when Apple launched its new MacBook Pro the very...

Oct 27 2016

Sensex Snaps Two-day Losing Streak, Nifty Ends Flat

The Indian equity market closed flat on Thursday on F&O expiry day amid excessive volatility. The stock ended at Rs 483.75, down 3.09 per cent on BSE. Infibeam Incorpor...

Oct 27 2016

Deutsche Bank Swings to Profit

Investors have already sent the bank's shares down almost 40 percent percent this year, and demand for credit default swaps on Deutsche - or insurance policies against th...

Oct 26 2016

Samsung Note 7 recall to cost at least $5.3 billion

We reported recently that demand for Galaxy S7 edge smartphones has increased significantly, as many Note 7 owners tend to exchange their phones for this model. "If you b...

Oct 26 2016

No stopping insane coal price rally — CHART

The Times has quoted several unnamed executives saying the changing policies on steelmaking capacity and coal production by Beijing had been behind the massive increases ...

Oct 26 2016

Donald Trump Announced His First Business Venture Without His Name on It

But Trump critics can't help but point out the re-branding is taking place at the same time as Trump's business ventures are being hammered by backlash against his pres...

Oct 25 2016

How Enthusiasm, Early Voting Can Affect Turnout

New registrants, defined by Tyson as people who have registered to vote since 2012, account for 12 percent of the returned ballots. You can also hand-deliver your voted b...

Oct 23 2016

Social Security: Higher Income Americans To Pay More, Benefit Barely Increases03:40

Here's how the COLA is determined each year, and what it could mean to you in 2017. "I don't know how anybody who is living on just Social Security would deal with thos...

Oct 21 2016

Crude prices climb as U.S. stockpile falls

Oil is priced in USA dollars and becomes cheaper to holders of other currencies when the dollar weakens, underpinning demand. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude C...

Oct 21 2016

Target dethrones Wal-Mart as United States business using the most solar energy

So far in 2016, Target has installed nearly 70 MW, helping it steal the number-one position from Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT), or Walmart. Other companies recognized ...

Oct 21 2016

Markets react to interest rate announcement — BUSINESS REPORT

In a quarterly outlook released Wednesday, the Bank of Canada lowered its projections for growth and inflation, and also pushed back its expectations for closing the coun...

Oct 20 2016

Spectra Energy Corp.'s (SE)

These analysts polled by Zacks Research now have a mean target price of $39.3 on the stock. Mizuho upped their price target on Duke Energy Corp. from $75.00 to $80.00 and...

Oct 19 2016

Why Harley-Davidson Inc Shares Popped 10% Today

Wisconsin's largest business group has deemed Harley-Davidson motorcycles as the "coolest thing" made in the state. Gross margin also decreased to 33.6% from 34.6%. For t...

Oct 18 2016

Gov't bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones from airliners

In a series of tweets warning owners of the Note 7, the airlines said that "In the wake of the global recall of the smartphone, we have enforced a total ban on these de...

Oct 16 2016

Cleveland opens ALCS with 2-0 win against Toronto; NLCS starts tonight

ET). That will not be an easy task, because the Indians continued their shutdown pitching as they defeated the Blue Jays 2-0 in the first game of the ALCS at Progressiv...

Oct 14 2016

Trump's comments on women trigger outrage from all corners

The pastor told the magazine he would no longer work with the campaign unless Trump repents. Thoughtful and well-meaning arguments have come from both sides, and whil...

Oct 14 2016

Rand spikes as Abrahams says Gordhan charges can be reviewed

Kathrada says he hopes he will be joined by the likes of Barbara Hogan, Kgalema Motlanthe, Max Sisulu and Derek Hanekom when he goes to court next month to support the fi...

Oct 14 2016

Wells Fargo CEO is out as bank grapples with sales scandal

Stumpf was summoned before the U.S. Senate and faced calls for his resignation after repeatedly deferring responsibility to low level workers and decision-making authorit...

Oct 08 2016

Gap September Comps Down 3%, Net Sales Decrease 2%

The performance of the parent company of Gap, Old Navy and Banana Republic, suggests that Gap and many of its rivals, including Abercrombie & Fitch anf could be emergi...