Stories about Finance

Jun 15 2017

Futures edge up ahead of Fed rate decision

The Fed is widely expected to agree on an interest-rate increase today (2:00pm EDT) at the conclusion of its two-day meeting. The German DAX and France's CAC 40 index...

Jun 15 2017

Employee shoots, injures four at a San Francisco UPS warehouse

Following the shooting, what appeared to be two bodies lay in the middle of a street outside the facility, covered with yellow tarps, the San Francisco Chronicle repor...

Jun 15 2017

Fed interest rate hike likely, but what comes next?

Treasuries and mortgage-backed bonds. If they vote to raise rates on Wednesday, it would give the Fed enough room to act again at their meetings scheduled for July, Se...

Jun 15 2017

Fed expected to raise rates today

It foresees one additional rate hike this year, unchanged from its previous forecast. It expects to begin the normalisation of its balance sheet this year, graduall...

Jun 15 2017

Liverpool likely to face priorities predicament following Premier League fixture list reveal

For the trio of newly-promoted clubs, their opening fixtures see second tier champions Newcastle host Spurs, whilst Premier League debutants Brighton entertain Manches...

Jun 15 2017

Fed bumps rates again

They tend to raise their savings interest rate in much closer timing with the federal funds rate . The Fed also issued updated economic forecasts that showed it fore...

Jun 15 2017

Uber hopes Holder report will help restore its reputation

Kalanick said he would be working on a team that could lead " Uber 2.0". He also conceded he's responsible for the company's current situation and needs to become a b...

Jun 15 2017

Fed poised to hike rates for 2nd time this year

This would reduce its holdings of Treasury and mortgage-backed bonds, which they acquired in the wake of the financial crisis to support economic growth. There was only o...

Jun 15 2017

New Zealand Economy Shows Tepid Rebound in 2017

The result was "moderate overall GDP growth". Gary Dunnet, national accounts senior manager at StatsNZ, said weakness in the construction sector contributed to the unde...

Jun 15 2017

IOS 11 Will Not Support 32-bit Processors

It's a much better way to see and manage your files on iOS devices, and it's native to iOS 11 so it integrates very well with a range of storage options. That means...

Jun 15 2017

Durant, Curry lead Warriors to National Basketball Association title

The Golden State Warriors earned their second National Basketball Association title in three years with a 129 to 120 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland ...

Jun 15 2017

Champions Trophy: India thrashes Proteas to enter semis

With so much at stake, Kohli says his players should relish the chance to show their best form in front of the watching world. That he is emotionally exhausted became e...

Jun 15 2017

Warriors beat Cavs 129-120 to win National Basketball Association title

The Warriors forward apparently went to the gym within 24 hours of Golden State capturing the National Basketball Association title for the second time in three years M...

Jun 15 2017

Inquest opens into London Bridge attacks

She responded: "We look after each other". Zakia Bassou, one of the brains behind the 1,000 Roses London campaign, said "after the events of last weekend we are makin...

Jun 15 2017

Rep. Scalise Among Multiple Shot at Congressional Baseball Practice in Va.

The Capitol Police officers who were injured are "in good condition and have not suffered any life-threatening injuries at this point", Capitol Police Chief Matthew V...

Jun 15 2017

WH Smith high street sales continue to fall

Total sales saw a 2% benefit from foreign exchange rates in the global segment, while also gaining from an increase in passenger numbers. It has also won six retail outle...

Jun 15 2017

Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC) Shares Dip Under Moving Averages

The stock of Douglas Emmett, Inc. (NYSE:QUAD) has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, December 1 by Macquarie Research. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the st...

Jun 15 2017

Federal Reserve raises key interest rate again

The latest move by the Fed shows that the central bank continues to believe that the U.S. economy is strengthening. However, interest rates for mortgages are not expected...

Jun 15 2017

Hot Performer of the day: Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

Starbucks Corp now has $86.94B valuation. The stock declined 0.83% or $0.5 reaching $60.42 on the news. About 6,228 shares traded. It has underperformed by 4.22% the S&P...

Jun 15 2017

USA retail sales, consumer prices dip

Last month, inflation saw the largest year-on-year increase since 2007 after it rose to 2 .7% in April, compared to 0.3% in April 2016. Announcing status quo on the ...