Stories about Finance

Sep 20 2017

Amazon Mistakenly Sends Baby Registry Emails

Retailers regularly keep tabs on our purchases so they can retarget us with ads and notifications based on that data in hopes we come back and buy again. "Someone great r...

Sep 20 2017

Asian markets rise ahead of Trump speech, Fed meeting

Widespread damage from hurricanes Harvey and Irma has dampened the US economy enough for the Federal Reserve to rethink its original plans to raise short-term interest...

Sep 20 2017

Pressure Mounts on Boeing Over Belfast Jobs Fear

But instead of addressing the government, Trudeau said Tuesday, those companies should be directing any concerns they have about the trade battle - and its potential impa...

Sep 20 2017

New York's Cuomo Proposes Regulation in Wake of Equifax Security Breach

They also stole credit card numbers for about 209,000 people and dispute documents with personal identifying information for about 182,000 people. This is in response t...

Sep 20 2017

Taco Bell Opening 300 Locations, Ditching Drive-Through, Adding Alcohol

The experiment is reportedly coming to big cities like Detroit, Pittsburgh, Nashville, and NY to start. It's new cantina-style restaurants already feature beer, wine and ...

Sep 20 2017

Toys R Us Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Toys "R" Us Canada has initiated bankruptcy proceedings in an Ontario court a day after it filed for creditor protection in the U.S. With its spacious, high-ceiling sto...

Sep 20 2017

Equifax says 100000 Canadians' data hacked

Equifax last week said its security team believed it had addressed the Apache Struts bug in March, but it now says that hackers broke into its corporate networks in May b...

Sep 20 2017

Tesla Inc (TSLA) Downgraded by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) to "Sell"

Investors are feeling more bearish on shares of Tesla, Inc . recently if you pay attention to the motion in short interest. Short shares increased from 28,697,786 to 29,...

Sep 19 2017

Hot Stocks Report: Comcast Corporation (CMCSA), Neovasc Inc. (NVCN)

The company has market cap of $174.06 billion. The short-interest ratio increased to 5.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.03% as of August 31. Blackrock Investment ...

Sep 19 2017

Criminal investigation into Equifax data breach underway

Equifax may have left out an important detail when it disclosed the breach that compromised the personal information of 143 million USA consumers. Equifax also repor...

Sep 19 2017

Adidas Jumps Jordan Brand On List Of Top US Sport Footwear

Nike , which owns the Jordan Brand, is first. " Adidas sport footwear sales grew more than half for the month and share grew by almost half, to 13%", NPD analyst Mike ...

Sep 19 2017

Nabriva Therapeutics AG (NBRV) hit its 1-Year High price on 09/18/17

Among 5 analysts covering Nabriva Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NBRV ), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Traders are a little more bearish on shares of Nabriva Therapeu...

Sep 19 2017

ICR Guides Bob Evans in Big Breakfast Deal

Louis-based company a bigger share of the breakfast market. The company owns and operates restaurants, including Bob Evans Restaurants, Owens Family Restaurants, Bob Evan...

Sep 19 2017

Sprint +4.2%, T-Mobile +1.6% on report of active merger talks

Shares of T-Mobile were up more than 3%, and shares of other mobile carriers also saw a bump, with Verizon Communication Inc. shares up almost 3% and AT&T Inc . This wou...

Sep 19 2017

Woman's cotton decoration complaint goes viral

As expected, a debate has broken out in the comments as to whether this decoration is insensitive and unnecessary or whether its pleasing aesthetic has nothing to do race...

Sep 19 2017

Windsor and Detroit teaming up on bid to host Amazon HQ

Louis proposal as well because that could - if St. Louis has some benefits that they bring in terms of their overall package, we want to make sure that IL is positioned t...

Sep 19 2017

The weekahead; Fed meeting could trigger stock sector rotation

Rate changes aren't expected in either case, though the Fed is expected to detail plans on how it. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index was up 0.3 per cent. Fed Ch...

Sep 19 2017

FTC clears $4.38B Walgreens, Rite Aid deal

Rite Aid has also been offered the option of joining Walgreens' group purchasing agreement to negotiate discounts on generic drug prices. Davidson Kempner Capital Mana...

Sep 19 2017

Wall Street Ends Strengthening on Higher S&P Index

In fresh deal news, shares of Orbital ATK soared, up 20.1 percent as of 2.09pm in NY after Northrop Grumman said it agreed to buy the missile and rocket maker for about U...

Sep 19 2017

United States stocks close higher ahead of Fed meeting

Investors are trying to anticipate reaction to a Federal Reserve meeting later this week. Rising US Treasury yields boosted financial stocks, as higher interest rates...