Stories about Finance

May 19 2017

Microsoft was hoarding patches for WannaCry exploit

It spread to so many computers so rapidly by using an exploit - software capable of burrowing unseen into Windows computer operating systems. NSA does not discuss its c...

May 19 2017

Iran's top leader urges high turnout in presidential vote

Amir, like the majority of the youth and 50 million voters inside Iran , feels the pressure of the stagnant economy, yet like many of his fellow Iranians he wants to bel...

May 19 2017

Imperial Brands PLC (IMT) Earns Buy Rating from Berenberg Bank

LJPC-501 is its formulation of angiotensin II for the potential treatment of catecholamine-resistant hypotension. Ratings analysis reveals 100% of La Jolla Pharmaceutic...

May 19 2017

Senate Intelligence Committee requests Comey memos

The White House denied that Trump had made that request of Comey. Chaffetz, a conservative Republican who was first elected to the House of Representatives in 2008, gai...

May 19 2017

Which Way Traders Signposts Corning Incorporated (GLW), Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) Stocks?

The company was initiated on Wednesday, January 4 by Guggenheim. They issued a "buy" rating and a $28.00 price objective for the company. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a "ho...

May 19 2017

Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM) showed weekly volitility of 1.66%

The stock has "Buy" rating by Clarkson Capital on Tuesday, February 16. If you look at the company's income statement over the past years, you will see that the company...

May 18 2017

Boston Celtics win NBA draft lottery, Lakers second

Most of the draft experts (the ultimate oxymoron) will tell you there is not a surefire superstar in this year's draft and there's not all that much difference between ...

May 18 2017

The mechanics of the Trump-Russia special counsel

In a separate tweet a few minutes earlier, Trump said "there was never a special councel (sic) appointed " to investigate what he claimed were "illegal acts" carried o...

May 18 2017

ConvaTec Group Plc reiterated as Neutral By Credit Suisse

The company's stock had a trading volume of 3,824,430 shares. The stock increased 0.83% or GBX 2.16 on May 5, reaching GBX 261.56. About 500 shares traded. The company ...

May 18 2017

Milwaukee Sheriff Clarke Takes Job with Homeland Security

McNamara noted in a tweet how Clarke wants to "strange #Democrats", which should tell everyone about what kind of guy the incoming DHS appointee is. The Milwaukee Cou...

May 18 2017

Sensex gets off record high, dives 222 points

The NSE index Nifty also slipped from record and slumped by 77 points, or 0.80%, to 9,448.75. After scaling a new life high of 9,521 (intra-day), The Nifty turned lower...

May 18 2017

Hospitals no longer diverting patients — NHS cyber attack

Friday's attack exploited vulnerabilities in some versions of Microsoft Windows. The ransomware attack affected people across Asia after hitting dozens of countries ove...

May 18 2017

Alibaba signs MoU to support e-Commerce development in Pakistan

The MoU , signed by Dato' Yasmin Mahmood, the CEO of MDEC; Yong (Daniel) Zhang, CEO of Alibaba Group and Xu Liyi Mayor of Hangzhou, were witnessed by Dato' Sri Mohd Naji...

May 18 2017

Can Amazon's latest Fire devices reignite the tablet market?

With an improved 7-inch IPS display, Fire 7 offers higher contrast and sharper text, making books, web content, videos and more look crisp and colorful. Tablet owners ar...

May 18 2017

Ralph Lauren names Procter & Gamble executive as CEO

The company said today that it has named Procter & Gamble veteran Patrice Louvet president and CEO, effective July 17, 2017. He now serves on the board of directors of ...

May 18 2017

Vipshop Holdings Ltd - (VIPS) Rating Increased to B at TheStreet

One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the stock. Nomura restated a "neutral"...

May 18 2017

Cenovus Energy Inc. (NYSE:CVE) Dips Under Moving Averages

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Analysts reported that the Price Target for Cenovus Energy Inc . might touch $23.2 high wh...

May 18 2017

DONG Energy opens Burbo Bank Extension

Further, 20,000 solar panels are set to be installed on the roof of the LEGO factory in Jiaxing, China, and will produce nearly 6 gigawatts (GW) of electricity per year. ...

May 18 2017

United States unemployment rate drops to 10-year low as job growth rebounds

The decline reflected both an increase in hiring and people leaving the labor force. But although most economists think the labor market is at, or approaching, full emplo...

May 18 2017

Blood tests "unavailable" at four hospitals after NHS cyber attack

The North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust, which runs Peterborough City Hospital, Stamford and Rutland Hospital and Hinchingbrooke Hospital, was not hit by the attack,...