Stories about Finance

Apr 02 2017

Wall St little changed after GDP data; eyes on earnings

Volume ran lower both on the NYSE and the Nasdaq , according to preliminary data. As the first quarter is ending today, the current trend suggested that Nasdaq c...

Apr 02 2017

Mylan announces nationwide EpiPen recall over potential defect

That related to two devices - from one lot - failing to activate. Mylan called the defect "extremely rare", and is recalling 13 lots of the pens. The recall affects 1...

Apr 01 2017

Back to burgers: Carl's Jr. ditches bikini-clad ads

The company famously linked up with the likes of Paris Hilton, Charlotte McKinney and Kate Upton for commercials in which they scarfed the chain's sandwiches while stri...

Mar 31 2017

Stock Volume Ramping Up Mid-Session: Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ:LULU)

These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. SunTrust Robinson Humphrey cut its price target on Lululemon to ...

Mar 29 2017

Judge Pirro: "Paul Ryan Needs to Step Down"

Priebus reiterated Mr. Trump's statements from Friday in which he commended Mr. Ryan's effort on the bill and pledged continued support for him as speaker. "There is no...

Mar 29 2017

Amazon Tests Grocery Pickup Service In Seattle

Given Amazon has already opened its own book shops in several cities across the United States, this doesn't seem like such a far off reality. A Wall Street Journal r...

Mar 26 2017

NY unemployment rate declines to lowest level since 2007

Still, over the past year, the state has showed robust gains, consistently outpacing the national pace of job creation. More Iowans went off the unemployment rolls in...

Mar 22 2017

Billionaire Philanthropist and Businessman David Rockefeller Dies at 101

Rockefeller was the last in his generation that hailed from the old billionaire families. She lived her life as a conservationist and passed away at 80 years old in 1996...

Mar 19 2017

US Equities Slide as Health-Care, Utility Stocks Decline

The Nasdaq composite slipped 3 points, or 0.1%, to 5,897. Canada's main stock index rose on Thursday, with the materials group leading broadbased gains as base and prec...

Mar 17 2017

Trading Vision: Active Stock Focus on Shares of GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRO)

Just 10 days ago, Goldman Sachs analyst Simona Jankowski cut her rating on GoPro's stocks to sell from neutral , saying that the company continues to "struggle fundament...

Mar 16 2017

Indiana Unemployment Rate Holds Steady, More Are Working

Shelby County had the state's lowest unemployment rate at 5 percent, while Wilcox County had the highest jobless rate at 17.1 percent. Maine's 3.5 percent January joble...

Mar 15 2017

US Airlines Cancel 5400 Flights In Northeast Winter Storm

According to Flightaware , a website which tracks flights, the three major airports canceled over 50 percent of their flights for Tuesday , with the possibility that the...

Mar 13 2017

Celebrate Spring with Starbucks' New Pastel Coffee Cups

Starbucks started offering seasonal cups more than 20 years ago with its first holiday cup. The new cups are pastel with large white dots in the middle. Nonetheless, t...

Mar 12 2017

US Attorney Preet Bharara Tweets That He Has Been Fired

Attorney's, but up until earlier this week, only 46 of them remained in their positions for various reasons. Bharara's former district includes President Trump's NY res...

Mar 11 2017

Bernstein Reaffirms "Underperform" Rating for American Airlines Group Inc (AAL)

Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $55.00 price objective on shares of American Airlines Group in a research note on Tuesday, January 31st. American A...

Mar 08 2017

Target Price Review on Big 5 Sporting Goods Corporation (NASDAQ:BGFV)

The company's shares were given away at $60.09 per share worth to an income of some $1,973,596 on account of COLOMBO WILLIAM J. While some of this recent burst of call ...

Mar 08 2017

Disconnect between stock market and economy, OECD warns

The Economic Outlook report projected the US economy to grow by one percentage point to 2.4 percent this year on strong domestic demand. In its Interim Economic Outloo...

Mar 07 2017

Russia: OPEC deal worked, but we won't be joining oil cartel

In the USA, producers added more rigs last week, extending a drilling surge into a 10th month, Baker Hughes Inc. said. Oil prices, however, have been unusually stable s...

Mar 06 2017

Millions of dollars in tax refunds unclaimed by Alabamians

Nearly $18 million in unclaimed refunds could be waiting for Oklahomans who didn't file a tax return in 2013, the IRS said. "Sometimes people think they don't make enough...

Mar 04 2017

Momentum Stocks Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR)

In other General Electric Company news, insider Jeffrey S. Bornstein bought 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 31st. Synovus Financial Corp in...