Stories about Finance

Jun 23 2017

University of Michigan getting driverless shuttles this fall

Its maximum speed is about 35 m.p.h. The front and the back look pretty much the same because there is no steering wheel or driver. But the ride is quiet and smooth, slow...

Jun 23 2017

Weibo and Other Sites Told to Stop Streaming

Thursday's announcement adds to efforts by President Xi Jinping 's government to tighten media control ahead of a Communist Party congress late this year. Those that w...

Jun 23 2017

Railway bosses criticise union over rejection of 'significant pay offer'

Aslef, the trade union for drivers, has said the strike would be in relation to pay, according to Sky News . The RMT's General Secretary Mick Cash added: "The public, ...

Jun 23 2017

Recep Tayyip Erdogan assures support to Qatar amid diplomatic row

Saudi Arabia also closed Qatar's only land border. Turkey is keen to support its close ally Qatar in a diplomatic crisis with Doha's Gulf neighbors, but has found it...

Jun 23 2017

More upbeat, the European Central Bank signals end to rate cuts

While savers are forced to accept negative real interest rates, debtors benefit from loans close to zero percent. Nevertheless, the central bank slightly raised its gro...

Jun 23 2017

Financial Analysis and Stock Valuation: Office Depot, Inc. (ODP), ONEOK, Inc. (OKE)

The stock of Office Depot Inc (NASDAQ:ODP) is a huge mover today! 03/08/2017 - Office Depot, Inc. had its "hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Loop Capital. Some buy...

Jun 23 2017

Belmont Stakes Wide Open As Favorites Pull Out

If Irish War Cry can run the way he did at the Wood Memorial back in April, winning by three and a half lengths over Preakness victor Cloud Computing , he should cla...

Jun 23 2017

Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT), Callon Petroleum Company (NYSE:CPE)

Olstein Capital Management Lp stated it has 0.56% of its portfolio in Caterpillar Inc. Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Ltd Liability Corporation holds 4.63 million shares. Stock...

Jun 23 2017

Fewer players with international ties picked in NBA draft

Wolves boss Tom Thibodeau helped make Butler a superstar when they were together in Chicago and he had tried to reunite past year, in a deal also involving Dunn, but it...

Jun 23 2017

How Badly Do Democrats Really Want to Defeat Trump?

Trump tweeted Thursday morning as some Democrats call for their House minority leader's ouster after Tuesday's special election loss in Georgia. "I'm always open f...

Jun 23 2017

Whole Foods CEO literally 'dreamed' about Amazon merger

He didn't explain how the company culture would change, but did say, "There'll be leadership changes at Whole Foods Market ". So- it's been a whirlwind courtship. Pete...

Jun 23 2017

Homeserve plc (HSV) Insider Richard Harpin Buys 19 Shares of Stock

Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 386 ($4.92) price objective on shares of Shawbrook Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, May 2nd. The compan...

Jun 23 2017

How Close Were Georgia And South Carolina Election's?

In South Carolina, Charleston attorney and Democratic political newcomer Joe Cunningham said on Wednesday he would seek the House seat now held by Republican Mark Sanford...

Jun 23 2017

In major blow to Brazil, US suspends meat product imports

All supplies from Brazil have been inspected since March, when some of the country's top meat producers became embroiled in a tainted-meat scandal. The imports of beef ...

Jun 23 2017

Bidders for two rail franchises revealed

Mick Cash, the RMT's general secretary, said: "It is a scandal that the cheaper, more efficient public sector option has been excluded from the bidding process for these ...

Jun 23 2017

Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

Voices within the Democratic party , including Rep. Kathleen Rice (D., N.Y.), are calling for new leadership. We need a leader who can go into (heartland) congressiona...

Jun 23 2017

The Babcock International Group PLC (BAB) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital

About 1.08 million shares traded. The SI to Galena Biopharma Incorporated's float is 23.61%. The stock decreased 1.42% or GBX 26 on June 22, reaching GBX 1806. Its up 0...

Jun 23 2017

Blazers trade first-round picks with the Kings

Collins could immediately be a starter for the Blazers, teaming him up with current players like Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum on the active roster. The Blazers can us...

Jun 23 2017

Boeing outsells Airbus at Paris Air Show

The MAX 10 accounted for more than half of Boeing's total order book for the show, as the company sold 571 jets worth $74.8 billion. Boeing (NYSE:BA) unveiled a new...

Jun 23 2017

Boeing beats Airbus in order race at Paris show

With this announcement, Copa Airlines is one of the launch customers for the 737 MAX 10 airplane and will be the first airline in Latin America to operate the newest ...