Stories about Finance

May 16 2017

Buses go off roads, TN blames unions for "politicising" issue

Thousands of commuters in Tmail Nadu were stranded on Monday as transport workers unions began an indefinite strike pressing for higher wages. It has been reported that t...

May 16 2017

China's first homegrown passenger plane takes to the sky for maiden flight

The C919 was built by Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) with China Eastern Airlines as the launch customer. The narrow-body of the first Chinese-made pas...

May 16 2017

'Amaravati to soon become city of future'

The onus will be on the consortium to develop this area and bring companies which will create jobs. Andhra Pradesh and Singapore also signed another MoU for economic de...

May 16 2017

Canada home resales fall in April as market cooling begins: CREA

The number of homes changing hands from coast to coast in Canada last month fell 1.7 per cent from a record-setting March on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to CRE...

May 16 2017

Now, HDFC too matches SBI, ICICI's rates, lowers to 8.35%

With the cut in interest rates, salaried borrowers can avail home loans at 8.40 per cent while salaried women borrowers will get home loans at 8.35 per cent. Following th...

May 16 2017

Govt set to announce plans to build on existing state housing sites

Housing New Zealand would be responsible for building 24,300 of them. "The Crown Building Project is the Government making the most out of the available residential lan...

May 16 2017

US accuses Syria of mass executions and burning the bodies

Acting Assistant Secretary of State Stuart Jones said prison has placed the bodies of thousands of executed detainees into mass graves over the past several years. Jone...

May 16 2017

Iran Crude Oil Slips Below $50

Brent crude futures were at $52.05 per barrel at 0129 GMT, up 23 cents, or 0.44 percent, from their last close. But as West Texas Intermediate rose to $49.55 per barrel...

May 16 2017

ING Groep NV (ING) Given News Impact Rating of 0.28

Keybank National Association OH raised its position in shares of ING Groep NV by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. Among 8 analysts covering ING Groep N.V. The original v...

May 16 2017

Brokerages Expect AK Steel Holding Co. (AKS) to Announce $0.15 EPS

Investors have the ability to follow analyst projections in order to help compile valuable company information. Shares of Jack in the Box Inc. The company has market ca...

May 16 2017

Mobile and Sprint merger talks have started up again

While predictably confident, that statement doesn't necessarily reflect reality. "Maybe a simple merger, we may be dealing with T-Mobile, we may be dealing with totally d...

May 16 2017

Merkel's party seeks decisive victory in bellwether state vote

German chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and North Rhine-Westphalia top candidate of her Christian Democrats, Armin Laschet, wave to supporters at the last stage of the st...

May 16 2017

Cloud Peak Energy indicated as Neutral By MKM Partners

The stock appeared $80.50 above its 52-week highs and is up 0.14% for the last five trades. Yesterday Cloud Peak Energy (NYSE:CLD) traded -3.10% lower at $3.57. If you ...

May 16 2017

Australia and New Zealand largely escape global cyber attack

On Monday night the government said the ransomware - also known as Wana Decryptor, WannaCrypt and Wana - had affected eight Australian businesses, an increase from the ...

May 16 2017

United Changing Cockpit Door Codes After Inadvertent Leak

Those codes are changed occasionally, but airline employees were told be sure they knew who was trying to gain access before the person was allowed in. According to FAA...

May 16 2017

Oil prices jump on Saudi and Russian agreement

But it isn't clear that these cuts will be able to reduce the glut of oil that precipitated crude's price collapse. Brent for July settlement added 78 cents to $51.62 a...

May 16 2017

Sensex, Nifty touch record highs soon after opening, consumer durables stocks up

Nineteen of the 30 Sensex constituents ended higher, while overall advancing issues beat declining ones 1,481 to 1,299 and 209 stocks were unchanged. The spurt was also t...

May 16 2017

Tronc in talks with Wrapports to acquire Chicago Sun

Wrapports said it voluntarily informed the Justice Department of its talks with tronc and will accede to the department's suggestion to advertise that the Sun-Times is f...

May 16 2017

Buffett's firm buys more airline stock in first quarter

Buffett's company Berkshire Hathaway (brk.a) gave up on Twenty-First Century Fox stock earlier this year, it disclosed Monday-just as the owner of Fox News was embroiled ...

May 16 2017

Advanced Micro Devices' (AMD) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Bank of America Corp

Equities analysts predict that Advanced Micro Devices will post $0.07 earnings per share for the current year. The firm is expected to announce its next earnings report o...