Stories about Finance

Jun 17 2017

G-7 Reiterates, without US Support, Commitment to Paris Agreement

Galletti is hosting other Group of Seven environment ministers for two days of talks in Bologna. In a phone call, Trudeau asked Merkel whether there would be anything w...

Jun 17 2017

Amazon buys Whole Foods

Amazon has been trying to dip its toes into grocery sales for years. The deal could be "transformative", Moody's lead retail analyst Charlie O'Shea said , "not just...

Jun 17 2017

Oil sits near half-year lows as global supply overhang weighs

The news underscored the market's ongoing struggles with weak gasoline demand in the United States , the world's top consumer of the motor fuel, and rising production,...

Jun 17 2017

Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

And because this is Amazon we're talking about, there was also no shortage of speculation about where the online retailer may be headed next. It is the e-commerce gia...

Jun 17 2017

Century Aluminum Company (NASDAQ:CENX) Sale Analysis

Century Aluminum Company had 17 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. 01/12/2017 - Kaiser Aluminum Corporation was downgraded to "underperform...

Jun 17 2017

Qatar asks UN body to resolve Gulf airspace row

Erdogan said that it was Qatar, alongside Turkey, which had been fighting Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) extremists the most. Qatar's Foreign Minister Sheikh Mo...

Jun 17 2017

Doctors: Scalise remains critical, but 'excellent recovery' possible

Republicans and Democrats have swapped political insults for friendly rivalry at their annual congressional baseball game in honour of House of Representatives politician...

Jun 17 2017

Congressional baseball game takes on greater meaning after shooting

When the members of the Republican team were announced at Nationals Park, mention of Mr Scalise's name drew a standing ovation from the areas designated for Republi...

Jun 17 2017

Still going strong at 41, Johnson agrees to 3-year extension

Johnson agreed to a three-year contract extension to stay with Hendrick Motorsports through 2020. Not only did Johnson re-up for three more years, but his huge primar...

Jun 17 2017

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (VRX): Cantor Fitzgerald Initiates Coverage with Overweight

Its up 13.75% from 3.88M shares previously. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Fincl Bank Of Montreal Can reported 4.08 million shares stake. 73 funds opened pos...

Jun 17 2017

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in $13.7B deal

But it was Whole Foods that fell behind as shoppers found alternatives to the organic and natural foods it helped popularize since its founding in 1978. In the short-term...

Jun 17 2017

Europe seizes its chance to lock in a 'softer' Brexit

May gambled that a strong election win, as forecast by some pollsters, would boost her majority in the House of Commons in time for the Brexit talks, but instead, h...

Jun 17 2017

EU ready to start Brexit negotiations, says Merkel

The Chancellor is on a two-day visit to Mexico to discuss trade and human rights with President Enrique Pena Nieto. "We are ready. We have completed the guidelines, t...

Jun 17 2017

Amazon buying Whole Foods, making strong move into groceries

The deal rattled the retail sector. According to Amazon, Whole Foods will continue to operate under its name and will source from its network of trusted vendors. When y...

Jun 17 2017

Amazon to Buy Whole Foods in Deal Valued at $13.7 Billion

USA stocks are slightly lower Friday as Amazon's $13.4 billion deal for Whole Foods Market is sending grocery stores, big retailers, and food makers and distributors pl...

Jun 17 2017

Amazon to buy Whole Foods in $13.7 billion deal

Amazon.com Inc. will pay $42 per share of Whole Foods Market Inc . The deal still needs to gain regulatory approvals and is subject to a Whole Foods shareholders vote....

Jun 17 2017

Marissa Mayer resigns as Verizon closes US$4.48bn Yahoo acquisition

In an email to employees that Mayer posted on Tumblr , she wrote, "Given the inherent changes to my role, I'll be leaving the company". Kurt Burnette, Seven West's c...

Jun 17 2017

How Analysts Feel About Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)?

Investec maintained the shares of DRX in report on Wednesday, July 29 with "Buy" rating. As per Thursday, September 3, the company rating was maintained by Berenberg. Bre...

Jun 17 2017

PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (PTXP) Shares Bought by UBS Group AG

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.64 in Q4 2016. It has outperformed by 16.24% the S&P500. First Western Capital Mngmt stated it has 0.58% in Magellan Midstream Partners...

Jun 17 2017

RSA Insurance Group Plc (RSNAY) Reviewed By Analysts

The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Monday, October 24 by Bank of America. The company has market cap of 739.31 million GBP. 2165237 shares were traded during the se...