Stories about Finance

May 20 2017

What is the Street Saying About Foot Locker, Inc. (NYSE:FL)?

Retirement Systems of Alabama's holdings in Foot Locker were worth $4,787,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Todd Asset Management LLC now owns 467,014 shar...

May 20 2017

Trump administration mulls ending key Obamacare subsidy

Trump added that if Congress wants the subsidies, lawmakers would find a way to pay for them, the adviser said. Health insurers are responding to the mounting uncertain...

May 20 2017

White House official subject of Russia probe

Last week, former FBI Director James Comey was sacked by Trump amid reports he sought to expand the investigation and, on Wednesday, the Department of Justice appointed f...

May 20 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation probe moves into White House

President Donald Trump told Russian diplomats last week his firing of "nut job" James Comey had eased the pressure on him, even as the FBI's Trump-Russia investigation ha...

May 20 2017

Wal-Mart's online sales surge, tops 1Q expectations

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in WMT. Now Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.'s current price is $12.46 shy of the official highest sell...

May 20 2017

Trump arrives in Riyadh, meets with King Salman

The scandals have revived questions about his ability to strike a presidential tone with his foreign counterparts, with Trump declaring himself the victim of the "greates...

May 20 2017

Governor Walker declares State of Emergency following severe weather

Drone footage provided to WISN 12 NEWS by videographer Branden Bodendorfer shows the scope of the damage left by the twister, which struck at about 7:25 p.m. Another per...

May 20 2017

Facebook fined $120m over WhatsApp deal

Facebook said the announcement of the fine "brings this matter to a close". The commission has confirmed that they did not impact the outcome of the merger review. Acc...

May 20 2017

Fiat Chrysler seeks diesel emission certification from EPA

Previous to this news, back in January, the US Environmental Protection Agency publicly alleged that Fiat-Chrysler used undisclosed software ("defeat devices") in its die...

May 20 2017

Raring to start for Manchester United: Joel Pereira

Peter Bosz has reiterated that Manchester United can not use fatigue as an excuse ahead of next week's Europa League final against his Ajax side. United have won each...

May 20 2017

Prabhu inspects Tejas Express before it zips from Mumbai to Goa

The Mumbai-Madgaon double-decker train service may be facing the axe with the impending introduction of the high-tech Tejas Express on the Mumbai-Goa route. There will be...

May 20 2017

UK consumer inflation rises to 3 ½-year high of 2.7 percent

Yesterday's inflation figures showed a jump of 2.7 per cent. It also underlined the gloomy message from Bank of England Governor Mark Carney, who last week stressed consu...

May 20 2017

President Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia

A five story image of Trump's face was projected on the exterior of the hotel he'll stay in when he arrives, and large billboards of Trump and King Salman lined the highw...

May 20 2017

American Airlines passenger detained after in-flight disturbance

He had been drinking and moved toward the cockpit during the flight, a law enforcement source told the Los Angeles Times, adding that they believe it is the case of a...

May 20 2017

Man Injured When Motorcycle Hits 10-Foot Gator in Florida

Alligator!" He landed on the overpass for the Little Manatee River. FHP said late Friday afternoon the alligator had died. On Wednesday, an alligator was stuck and ki...

May 20 2017

United Nations envoy Mladenov condemn killing of a Palestinian by an Israeli settler

Any potential move by the US would likely be viewed as provocative to Palestinians, who claim the city as the capital of a future state, and the leaders of the region's A...

May 20 2017

Oil rises on US inventory draw as OPEC beckons

Brent crude settled up 30 cents at $52.51 a barrel, or half a percent. Market watchers are growing more confident that the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Count...

May 20 2017

Trump told Russians firing 'nut job' Comey eased pressure on investigation

Giving Comey the boot ameliorated "great pressure", Trump told Russian officials during a May 10 meeting in the White House, at least according to a version of the events...

May 20 2017

American Electric Power Seeks Bids For Powder River Basin Coal

Wedge Cap Mgmt L L P Nc stated it has 0.3% in Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR). The stock subtracted in the prior trading session by -0.5%, closing at the...

May 20 2017

Treasury chief says US can achieve 3 percent economic growth

Walorski, R-Jimtown, serves on the House Ways and Means Committee, which will write the tax reform bill. The proposal would replace the 35 percent corporate rate with a...