Stories about Finance

May 08 2017

Kelly Ripa Has Finally Found Her 'Live' Partner

He will also be an executive producer on the show, according to The Hollywood Reporter , giving him at least nominally the same level of power over it that Ripa herself ...

May 08 2017

HBCU supporters on edge after Trump threatens budget

The statement reserves the president's discretion but does not specify how he will use it. In his signing statement, which presidents typically use to indicate that the...

May 08 2017

U.S. House Passes Healthcare Bill in Big Win for Trump

The House passed a new version of the law by a 217-213 margin before the budget office could even complete its new estimate . Former US president Barack Obama manage...

May 08 2017

Interior IDs 27 monuments for possible end to protections

On Friday afternoon, the U.S. Department of Interior formally identified those national monuments to be "initially reviewed". While the meeting was not open to the publ...

May 08 2017

Ducks fight back after missed chances to take Game 5

In the past four years, the Ducks have been knocked out of the playoffs in Game 7s at home. Corey Perry scored the game-winning goal at 6:57 of the second overtime, c...

May 08 2017

Featured Stock to Focus: Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA)

Several research analysts have recently weighed in on ASNA shares. Volume on the day was 2.11 million shares. The SI to Ascena Retail Group Incorporated's float is 28.1...

May 08 2017

Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby

He broke poorly out of the starting gate and began bucking until he was caught by the outrider. The purse is $2 million; the victor gets $1.425 million. By winning the ...

May 08 2017

Economic growth slows to 0.7%

The bureau will release its second estimate for the first quarter of 2017 on May 27. Adding to the nation's growth engine were positive contributions from business an...

May 08 2017

North Korea accuses U.S. of assassination plot against Kim Jong Un

Security Council resolutions. In a long report by Pyongyang's state-run Korean Central News Agency, the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) was accused on Friday o...

May 08 2017

Asian development lender takes stock as US policy shifts

YOKOHAMA , Japan (Reuters) - Chinese Finance Minister Xiao Jie was absent from a trilateral meeting with his Japanese and South Korean counterparts on Friday due to "im...

May 08 2017

John Daly holds on for 1st PGA Tour Champions win

Daly's last win came back in 2004 at the Buick Invitational helping him earn the Comeback Player of the Year on the PGA Tour. Wearing American flag trousers, Daly shot ...

May 08 2017

Does $0.05 justifies Delcath Systems, Inc. (DCTH) shares?

Another critical number in evaluating a stock is P/E or the price to earnings ratio . Based on an average daily trading volume, of 8,714,379 shares, the short-interest r...

May 08 2017

U.S. Dollar Remains Strong After Fed Meeting, Hurting Gold Prices

Asian traders shifted cautiously on Wednesday as they await the Federal Reserve's policy meeting later in the day and the release of key U.S. jobs data at the end of the ...

May 08 2017

UK super-rich got richer despite Brexit: rich list

According to Robert Watts, who compiled the list, a revived stock market was behind the surge in wealth for the super-rich. The Hinduja brothers have topped the 2017 li...

May 08 2017

Kentucky Derby results: Always Dreaming the victor after dominating the field

The trainer has made a decision to give the champion nearly two weeks to adjust to Pimlico. But this is the Derby, the event on everyone's bucket list. "We got bumped aro...

May 08 2017

A CEO with Trump's ear predicts tax cuts will succeed

While the top USA rate is 35%, few corporations pay at that rate, since they claim a take advantage of a buffet of deductions and other tax breaks that sharply lower the ...

May 08 2017

Congress grilling United over Dao; CEO Munoz apologizing

The SEAT (Secure Equity in Airline Transportation) Act, which would prevent airlines from removing a customer from his or her seat to make room for another passenger or a...

May 08 2017

Buffett says AHCA is tax cut for the rich

Buffett also said the bank didn't move swiftly enough when signs of the fake-account problem first surfaced: "It was bad enough having a bad system", he said. He said the...

May 08 2017

Ryan reassures conservatives wary of spending bill

And he tried to explain that the spending bill had to be a compromise due to the threat of a filibuster from Democrats in the Senate. House leaders plan a vote on Thurs...

May 08 2017

Frontier Communications, SeaDrill Tumble into Friday's 52-Week Low Club

Future earnings predictions are perhaps the most essential input when trying to value a company. Frontier Communications Corp (NASDAQ:FTR) last posted its quarterly e...