Stories about Finance

May 12 2017

Unemployment rate falls to 4.4% in April, a 10-year low

In the absence of faster wage growth, consumers have retained a healthy outlook as they have largely put aside savings from income gains, including stronger stock and hou...

May 07 2017

Tyson Fury has delivered the ultimate insult to Anthony Joshua

But Tyson believes Joshua has what it takes to reign atop the division for a long time and bring the big men back into the big time. And, speaking ahead of Saturday's c...

May 06 2017

National Day Of Prayer Observed In St. Cloud

Mock and county Board of Commissioners Chairman Lynn Laughter read proclamations recognizing the day as a day of prayer . In 1952, Congress established an annual day o...

May 04 2017

Healthcare Realty Trust Announces First Quarter Dividend

The bigger the return, the more efficient management is in utilizing its asset base. First Trust Advisors LP raised its stake in shares of Independence Realty Trust by 57...

May 03 2017

Nifty Soars Over 82 Points, Breaches 9300-Mark for First Time

Nifty Bank outperformed benchmarks, ending at record closing high of 22,326.30 with 0.4 percent gains as IDFC Bank (up 6.2 percent), Yes Bank (3.79 percent), Kotak Mahind...

Apr 30 2017

Trump tax plan: Relief for his voters but lots of unknowns

New Jersey homeowners paid the highest tax rate a year ago, at 2.31 percent, RealtyTrac says. How much a middle class family could expect in tax cuts, and whether the pla...

Apr 30 2017

Appeals court upholds decision to block Anthem bid for Cigna

As previously reported by Healthcare Informatics Managing Editor Rajiv Leventhal, on February 8, a federal judge, Judge Amy Berman Jackson of the U.S. District Court Ju...

Apr 28 2017

Stock Roundup: T-Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS)

T-Mobile bought the most airwaves in a TV spectrum auction conducted by the Federal Communications Commission. Its Current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.60. T-Mobile...

Apr 28 2017

Bank of Japan leaves rates unchanged, says inflation is lagging

The divergence between growth and inflation in Japan means the BOJ, which previous year shifted its policy framework to make it more sustainable, risks again being a glob...

Apr 27 2017

Twitter user growth beats estimates in Q1

The company posted revenue of 548 million dollars (£427m) this quarter, down 8% on the 595 million dollars (£464m) reported in the same period a year ago. Jan Dawso...

Apr 27 2017

Trump tweets don't help: 1st Twitter revenue drop since IPO

Twitter Inc reported a 6% increase in monthly active users , beating analysts' expectations, after several quarters of stagnating growth. Noto said Twitter wants t...

Apr 27 2017

Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX) Shares Sold by Hartford Investment Management Co

Cowen and Company reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Freeport-McMoRan in a research note on Tuesday, April 11th. Finally, FBR & Co reiterated a "hold" rating on shares ...

Apr 26 2017

James, Cavs hold off Pacers to sweep series

LeBron James dominated with 33 points, 10 rebounds, four assists and four steals while Kyrie Irving scored 28. Pacers All-Star Paul George had a chance to tie the g...

Apr 25 2017

Dutch Economic Affairs minister says still opposed to Akzo Nobel takeover

Akzo confirmed it had received a "third unsolicited proposal" from PPG but was non-committal in its response. This latest bid follows AkzoNobel's launch of a new stra...

Apr 24 2017

France one step closer to new president

He called for hope in Europe instead of fear, a reference to Le Pen's anti-European Union campaign. She portrayed her duel with Macron as a battle between "patriots" and ...

Apr 23 2017

Attend the March for Science without ever leaving your couch

Organizers of the march encouraged scientists in their ranks to wear their lab coats, goggles, stethoscopes, field gear and other work clothes to make their presence know...

Apr 23 2017

United CEO won't add chairman title in 2018 as was planned

The filing did not say Mr Munoz would not take up the role, but rather that "future determinations related to the chairman position" would be left to the "discretion of t...

Apr 22 2017

Trump says he plans tax reform announcement on Wednesday

Mr Trump will order an assessment of how the FSOC designates a financial institution as "systemically important", which triggers requirements to hold more capital in case...

Apr 22 2017

Indian Officials to Lose Red Beacon Lights on Cars Announcing VIP Presence

According to the government, vehicles with beacon lights have no place in a democratic country. Last week, it was reported that the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) has c...

Apr 22 2017

Delhi: One killed, three injured as speeding vehicle runs over four

Police said that they received a call around 6.15 am and immediately rushed to the spot. There were three people inside the car- all students of Class 12. Just a day earl...