Stories about Finance

Dec 15 2017

Sky and BT sign breakthrough TV content sharing deal

BT and Sky are coming under investor scrutiny for the skyrocketing cost of sports rights, key to their pay-TV propositions, just as the entry by Amazon and Facebook Inc...

Dec 15 2017

'Free Shipping Day' is Back This Week!

Customers also have the option to collect their order from any of the retailer's nationwide brick-and-mortar stores or from participating Sainsbury's superstores - provid...

Dec 15 2017

Geneva Advisors LLC Has Increased Stake in Starbucks Corp (SBUX)

It has underperformed by 4.22% the S&P500. Haverford Trust accumulated 895,530 shares or 1.14% of the stock. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of SBUX in report...

Dec 15 2017

Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Sold by Monetta Financial Services Inc

Cadinha & Co Llc who had been investing in The Walt Disney Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $167.06B market cap company. The Walt Disney Com...

Dec 15 2017

Sensex jumps 216 pts after exit polls give BJP an edge

The BSE benchmark Sensex ended up 216.27 points or 0.65 percent, at 33,462.94, its highest close in almost three weeks. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific share...

Dec 15 2017

U.S. retail sales rise more than expectation in November

The report said retail sales climbed by 0.8% in November after rising by an upwardly revised 0.5% in October. Gasoline station sales are up 12.2% since November 2016. A...

Dec 15 2017

The Ultimate Try-Before-You-Buy Experience for Car Shoppers

The so-called vending machine model will allow consumers to browse vehicles on their smartphones and purchase a new ride in only five minutes. This all may seem odd to ...

Dec 15 2017

Ryanair will start recognising pilot unions to avoid massive Christmas time strikes

Mr O'Leary said that recognising unions would be a "significant change for Ryanair " but that the airline had "delivered radical change before". The airline has now an...

Dec 15 2017

NY woman laundered bitcoin to aide Islamic State

A US citizen born in Pakistan with "no known criminal history", Shahnaz was arrested Wednesday and was to be arraigned Thursday afternoon in Central Islip federal court, ...

Dec 15 2017

Bank of England backs off rate rise: what now?

The Bank of England has also chose to maintain its current quantitative easing programme, which has acquired around £435 billion of government debt and £10 billion wort...

Dec 15 2017

Disney Reportedly Nears Deal To Acquire Assets From 21st Century Fox

Walt Disney ( DIS ) and 21st Century Fox (FOXA) are nearing a deal that would put a price tag of up to $29 a share for Fox's movie and TV studio, plus certain global a...

Dec 15 2017

Pat Quinn: net neutrality vote 'hurts everyone in Illinois'

They are now free to block apps, slow websites, or even limit access to certain kinds of content. Public utilities heighten the barriers to entry for cable broadband prov...

Dec 15 2017

ACCC announce opposition of BP/Woolworths acquisition

Many consumers seeking out cheaper petrol will head to Woolworths petrol stations. Mr Holmes said the company was confident that, with the appropriate divestments that ...

Dec 15 2017

Advisory Services Network LLC Boosts Position in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT)

It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:FIVE) hit a new 52-week high and has $69.12 target or 3.00% above today's $67.11 share price. WMT is therefore the mo...

Dec 15 2017

Opposition to raise EC bias, seek PM apology on Manmohan

Later in the day, at an all-party meeting, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sought the cooperation of all parties for the smooth functioning of Parliament . "The incidents...

Dec 15 2017

Afam Capital Inc. Has $11.96 Million Position in Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) has risen 34.52% since December 14, 2016 and is uptrending. Insider ownership increased by a total of 272665 shares, which suggests...

Dec 14 2017

IT dept conducts surveys at Bitcoin exchanges across India

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are still not regulated in India. According to tax department officials, the surveys - conducted under section 133A of the Indian I...

Dec 14 2017

WTI off intra-day highs as OPEC revises U.S. output forecasts higher

Meanwhile, West Texas Intermediate gained 0.60 per cent, to Dollars 57.50 per barrel, while Brent crude rose 50 cents at USD 63.84. The cartel says it projects that dem...

Dec 14 2017

Top Performer of the day: Antero Resources Corporation (AR)

It has underperformed by 35.64% the S&P500. Ruane Cunniff & Goldfarb Inc increased Emcor Group Inc (EME) stake by 0.89% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. ValuEngine downg...

Dec 14 2017

Disney buying 21st Century Fox assets in $52.4B deal

It's going to be an natural disaster for show business in Los Angeles. Disney will pay 0.2745 share for each Fox share, equal to 29.54 as of Disney's Wednesday close. "...