Stories about Finance

May 24 2017

US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years

In particular, March's pace was revised up to a pace of 642,000, the highest since October 2007. The median sales price of new houses sold was $309,200. USA stocks were...

May 24 2017

Macron unveils gender-balanced cabinet

From the right-wing, Bruno Le Maire, a pro-European, was picked as economy minister. He shifted to the right during the conservative primaries, taking a tough stance on...

May 23 2017

Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) Valuation According To Analysts

Therefore 0 are positive. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Underweight" on Monday, May 2. The firm has "Underperform" rating by FBR Capital given on Tu...

May 23 2017

Chris Christie: I Wouldn't Have Let Michael Flynn In The White House

Michael Flynn under the bus. "If I were president-elect of the United States, I wouldn't let General Flynn in the White House, let alone give him a job", he said. "I d...

May 23 2017

Here's how the world reacted to Trump's Saudi Arabia visit

If President Donald Trump concludes his first global trip by saying he made history "even while sitting on a plane", no one can say he's wrong. Palestinians, who view...

May 23 2017

French companies' growth surges to six-year high PMIs

Japan's manufacturing sector remained without any major changes and showed a slow growth in the past 6 months. The PMIs are the first measure of activity to cover the p...

May 23 2017

Olympic Steel, Inc. (ZEUS) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Highbridge Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Olympic Steel during the first quarter worth about $278,000. A stock rating usually tells investors...

May 23 2017

20 dead as explosions hit Ariana Grande concert

Reuters news agency reported that two USA officials said initial signs pointed to a suicide bomber, although United Kingdom authorities have not confirmed the informat...

May 23 2017

Trump's summit with Arab leaders is "just a show": Hassan Rouhani

His comments followed fierce critism from the U.S. president during visits to Saudi Arabia and Israel . While Trump called the Iranian nuclear agreement "the worst d...

May 23 2017

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.50 (JPM)

It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. Ameriprise Financial Inc sold 1.17M shares as the company's stock 0.00%. About 12 shares traded. The stock rose 0.04% or $0.03 r...

May 23 2017

White House Faces New Pressure on Comey, Russia

Sean Spicer , the White House press secretary, did not dispute the account. Trump met with the Russians on May 10, the day after he fired Comey . The conversation re...

May 23 2017

No indication of threat to USA music venues after Manchester blast

Authorities haven't made any announcements one way or the other yet, other than that they're investigating the possibility that it's a terrorist attack. "A$3 ll I can do ...

May 23 2017

19 dead, 50 injured in United Kingdom concert blasts

More than 200 people were injured, though no one was killed. City officials said the true spirit of Manchester was surfacing in the hours after the incident. Mr Turnbul...

May 23 2017

China, Russia Develop Superjet C929, to Compete with Boeing's 787 Dreamliner

Top management of Commercial Aircraft Corp of China and Russia's United Aircraft Corp unveils the nameplate of their new joint venture named China-Russia Commercial Air...

May 23 2017

Ariana Grande: Emmerdale actress Isabel Hodgins relives horror of Manchester Arena attack

Britons are due to go to the polls on June 8. Armed police work at Manchester Arena after reports of an explosion at the venue during an Ariana Grande gig in Manchester...

May 23 2017

Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC)

TheStreet cut shares of Spirit Realty Capital from a "b-" rating to a "c+" rating in a report on Wednesday, March 15th. Previously Spirit Realty Capital Inc (NYSE:SRC) ...

May 23 2017

Avis Budget Group Inc. (CAR) Price Target Cut to $19.00

Avis Budget Group, Inc .is now trading -20.18% below its 20-day and -35.13% versus the 200-day simple moving averages while -22.94% compared with its 50-day simple movi...

May 23 2017

Cuomo calls on President Trump for help with 'intolerable' Penn Station

Amtrak , which owns the tracks at Penn, recently notified regional transit officials that emergency repairs at the station this summer could reduce service by roughly 20 ...

May 23 2017

Questions about Russian Federation chase Trump during first Israel visit

However, Melania and Ivanka are not the only women, who did not cover their hair upon arrival in the conservative Islamic kingdom, as former US state secretary Hillary C...

May 23 2017

Trump to visit Israel in search of revived peace process

Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani ridiculed United States strategy in the Middle East, dismissing Donald Trump's summit with Arab leaders as "just a sho...