Stories about Finance

Nov 09 2017

China's Tencent takes 12% stake in Snap as shares plunge

The revelation of Tencent's investment did little to cushion investors' disappointment with the Los Angeles company. Five analysts downgraded their recommendations on t...

Nov 08 2017

Best Buy's Black Friday Doorbusters Include This $180 4K UHD TV

Kohl's will open its stores at 5 p.m. on the holiday, also an hour earlier than a year ago. Remember that many of these items are sold as doorbusters, so be vigilant and...

Nov 08 2017

Yahoo ex-boss shows everyone's in dark on hacks

But some of the senators pushed the companies to provide more protection. She said "really aggressive" pursuit of hackers was needed to discourage the efforts, and that...

Nov 08 2017

Boom! Weekly US crude oil production hits an all-time high

Crude oil futures fell from 2-year highs Wednesday after a surprise build in USA oil inventories. Crude stocks at the Cushing, Oklahoma, delivery hub rose 720,000 barre...

Nov 08 2017

Hawaiian Airlines plane engine bursts into flames after landing in Seattle

The aircraft was landing at about 9 p.m. Tuesday, and air traffic control noticed a fire in the left engine, airport spokesman Perry Cooper said. No injuries were repor...

Nov 08 2017

Shares of Sears Holdings Slip Even Further After Third-Quarter Update

The company has market cap of $540.00 million. The stock declined 5.00% or $0.25 reaching $4.75 on the news. About 4,530 shares traded. Sears Holdings Corporation (...

Nov 08 2017

After South Korea, Trump arrives in China to start 3-day visit

Trump used part of his time in South Korea , the previous stop on his week-long tour of Asia, to call on China and Russian Federation to help reign North Korea in and ...

Nov 08 2017

Hidden Valley Ranch Dressing now available in kegs

All right, we all know that Americans love their ranch, but a 9.7 inch tall, 6.3-inch wide mini-keg that can hold five liters of dressing might be taking it a little far....

Nov 08 2017

London Living Wage increases by 4.6 per cent

Living Wage Foundation Director, Katherine Chapman said: "The new Living Wage rates will bring relief for thousands of United Kingdom workers being squeezed by stagnant w...

Nov 08 2017

Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) Earns "Hold" Rating from Cowen and Company

AT&T stock climbed 1% to 33.43 in early trading on the stock market today . About 2.24M shares traded. Time Warner Inc now has $73.55 billion valuation. Parsons Ri ha...

Nov 08 2017

Uber to launch flying taxis by 2020

Uber is also partnering with Sandstone Properties to develop the take-off and landing hubs for the vehicles. The vehicle is meant to soar over traffic congestion, sharp...

Nov 08 2017

Microsoft Bets On Xbox One X For Gaming Bounceback

As reflected in its recent earnings report, Microsoft does not reveal exact Xbox sales numbers. "We're excited to see the reaction and look forward to seeing the respon...

Nov 08 2017

WOW air plans flights out of JFK

If Brits thought they needed big bucks to fly to the Big Apple, they can think again, because an airline has just launched a £99 London to NY fare. The first flights ...

Nov 08 2017

Coding Error Locks Users Out of $280m in Ether

The affected multi-sig wallet does not contain all of the Web3 Foundation's funds; our ability to build Polkadot as planned and to the original timetable has not been a...

Nov 08 2017

Man choked woman to death after she turned down marriage proposal

Tucker , 34 (not to be confused with the comedian), proposed marriage to Tara Serino while the two were at Tucker's home in Berks County . Serino, from Upper Macungie,...

Nov 08 2017

Passenger manhandling: Ashwani Lohani calls out IndiGo for gross misconduct

The Chairman of the Indian Railways opined that the misconduct was caused due to the false sense of pride in the company that has forgotten the importance of passengers ...

Nov 08 2017

PCLN Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average

Priceline.com had 85 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. CLSA initiated Priceline Group Inc ( NASDAQ : PCLN ) on Thursday, December 8 with "...

Nov 08 2017

Rail strike on Northern services today

Northern Rail expect to run 65% of their normal timetable between 7am and 7pm tomorrow, but evening services will not be available after 7pm in Tyne & Wear. A spokesman f...

Nov 08 2017

Broadcom -2.5%, Qualcomm +2.1% in wake of tech's biggest buyout offer

Hock Tan, President and Chief Executive Officer of Broadcom, said, "Broadcom's proposal is compelling for stockholders and stakeholders in both companies". "With greater ...

Nov 08 2017

Trump calls on Saudis to list Aramco on NYSE

While previous presidents have championed the NYSE's role in global finance - Ronald Reagan and George W Bush visited the floor during their presidencies - typically a pr...