Stories about Finance

Aug 08 2018

Trump says tariffs 'working far better' than anticipated

As of this morning, China's total equity value ($6.09 trillion) has fallen behind that of Japan ($6.16 trillion), losing its status as the world's second largest financia...

Aug 08 2018

Elon Musk’s tweets about taking Tesla private shake up its share prices

Musk's proposed premium over Tesla's existing share price might not be enough to persuade shareholders to sell. "As the most shorted stock in the history of the stock...

Aug 07 2018

Tesla, Inc. (TSLA) closed Wednesday at $349.54 with 16.19%, Stryker Corporation (SYK)

The bears argue that the market is too optimistic about Tesla's recovery, which could take a long, long time. More supreme high and low levels-80 and 20, or 90 and 10-o...

Aug 07 2018

Tesla Inc: Elon Musk says he's considering taking car-maker private

Tesla's stock, which was trading at about $342 per share, shot up to $362 per share after the tweet. If Musk were to make good on his tweet, it is unclear from where he ...

Aug 07 2018

Dead fetus found on commercial plane landed in NY from Charlotte

The airbus was out of service at the time, after arriving at New York City's LaGuardia Airport, the official said. "The OCME can confirm we're investigating what we bel...

Aug 07 2018

Facebook might add your banking info to Messenger

Facebook is pushing back against a report in Monday's Wall Street Journal that the company is asking major banks to provide private financial data. Facebook wants ban...

Aug 06 2018

NASCAR CEO Brian France arrested on DUI, possession of oxycodone

During the stop, France was reportedly intoxicated and failed a field sobriety test. Police found oxycodone pills in his possession, officers said. Additionally, it i...

Aug 06 2018

Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi is stepping down

Nooyi will step down October 3 after serving 24 years with the company and will remain chairman until early 2019, the company said. The longtime PepsiCo CEO Indra No...

Aug 06 2018

FCA complains against Mahindra over Roxor - Jeep similarity

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has had a hard look into the Roxor and chose to file USA trade compliant against Mahindra, as it resembles the iconic Jeep despite Mahi...

Aug 06 2018

Record Iranian oil imports for India in July

Markets also anticipated an announcement from Washington due later on Monday detailing renewed U.S. sanctions against major oil exporter Iran, set to be reinstated at 1...

Aug 06 2018

McDonald's Salads Are Now Linked to 395 Illnesses in 15 States

They have "Best by", "Enjoy by", "Best if sold by", or "Sell by" dates ranging from July 18 through July 23, according to the CDC . Almost 400 people in 15 states have...

Aug 06 2018

Canada slashes trade deficit in June

Surging exports led by higher-priced energy products allowed Canada to shrug off new USA steel and aluminum tariffs in June to post the lowest monthly merchandise trad...

Aug 05 2018

Crude palm oil futures slide on low demand

Meanwhile, according to EIA, U.S. crude oil production was 10.9 million barrels per day which was 100,000 barrels per day lower than the previous week. "Unipec saying t...

Aug 05 2018

Ryanair Irish pilots to join widening strike on August 10

Spanish pilots union Sepla has announced it is suing the Irish airline in Spain's High Court over its pilot contracts. Pilots in Belgium and Sweden have announced a wal...

Aug 05 2018

US UNEMPLOYMENT Jobless rate slips as hiring slows

A jobless rate of under 4 percent usually prompts employers to raise wages to attract and keep good workers; but, the newest figures show wages grew just 2.7 percent ov...

Aug 05 2018

Iran refuses talks with United States under coercion

Iran's oil exports could fall by as much as two-thirds by the end of the year because of the USA sanctions, putting oil markets under strain amid supply outages elsewhe...

Aug 05 2018

Temperatures to top 47C in Portugal today as heatwave scorches Europe

Temperatures in Spain and Portugal soared to near record highs on Friday as part of Europe's heatwave and governments put emergency services on alert for forest fires...

Aug 04 2018

House of Fraser risks collapse as rescue falls through

House of Fraser agreed a controversial restructuring deal with its landlords in June to cut stores and save money. House of Fraser , which employs around 17,000 peopl...

Aug 04 2018

Conor McGregor-Khabib Nurmagomedov Booked for UFC 229

That was before all the commotion in Brooklyn at UFC 223 that led to legal trouble for McGregor. McGregor and Nurmagomedov have a checkered history that culminated at...

Aug 04 2018

USA considering higher tariffs on US$ 200 bil. of Chinese goods

Washington imposed 25 per cent duties on $34 billion of Chinese goods on July 6 in response to complaints Beijing steals or pressures companies to hand over technology. ...