Stories about Finance

Jan 05 2019

Delete The Weather Channel App If You're Concerned About Your Location Data

The Weather Channel app claims to be "the world's most downloaded weather app" with around 45 million monthly active users. In a press conference streamed via Twitter...

Jan 05 2019

Giant tuna sells for record $3.1m in Tokyo auction

TOKYO: A giant tuna on Saturday was sold for record $3.1 million in Tokyo´s new fish market, which replaced the world-famous Tsukiji late a year ago, held its first pre-d...

Jan 05 2019

Property assessments: Island home values higher, but now lag behind flat market

For more information on property values in Northern B.C., you can visit the B.C. Assessment website . The biggest jump in the Central Island comes from the town of Ucl...

Jan 05 2019

Powell says Fed will be ‘patient’ with monetary policy in 2019

Trump has slammed Powell for rate hikes, meant to keep the economy from overheating, and last month polled advisers about whether he could fire the Fed chief, according t...

Jan 05 2019

Government shutdown could mean delayed tax returns

With the partial government shutdown entering its second full week, and tax season right around the corner, the halt could impact tax refunds if both chambers of Congre...

Jan 05 2019

Democrats introduce impeachment articles on 1st day in the House

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been cautious about whether her new Democratic majority would impeach Mr Trump, but at least two of her members are ready to move forward...

Jan 05 2019

Powell Pledges Flexible Fed Policy, Won't Quit If Trump Asks Him

The Dow and S&P 500 were up 3.4% at mid-day, while the Nasdaq climbed 4.2%. USA and global stock markets have tumbled in recent weeks and 2018 was Wall Street's worst...

Jan 05 2019

Apple Says Cheap Battery Swaps To Blame For Wonky Sales

In an open letter to investors published last night , Apple cut its revenue forecast for the busy Christmas quarter by 7.8 percent. Apple had issued previous guidanc...

Jan 04 2019

China confirms trade talks with U.S. beginning Monday

China's Commerce Ministry said Friday that United States deputy trade representative JeffreyGerrish would hold negotiations with Chinese officials on January 7-8 in ...

Jan 04 2019

Qualcomm enforces court order to ban some iPhone sales in Germany

Qualcomm's executive vice president and general counsel Don Rosenberg said in December: "Two respected courts in two different jurisdictions just in the past two weeks h...

Jan 04 2019

UAW Sues GM, Says Laid-Off Workers Should Replace Temps

Lordstown Assembly in Warren, Ohio. The lawsuit says GM continues to use temporary workers in Fort Wayne while numerous 690 employees laid off in Lordstown have applied...

Jan 04 2019

Apple shares drop after news of waning iPhone sales

Robert Pavlik, chief investment strategist at SlateStone Wealth in NY said Apple's update "reiterates worries that China and trade issues have not been resolved". The t...

Jan 04 2019

Sino-US Trade Talks to Be Held in China Next Week - Beijing

China said a US delegation will visit next week for trade talks, confirming the two sides will have their first face-to-face negotiation since President Donald Trump an...

Jan 04 2019

Krispy Kreme delivers dozens of fresh doughnuts to police after truck fire

The baked goods company sent them a massive delivery of the gooey goods to help ease their pain Wednesday. The truck caught fire Monday afternoon and was fully engulf...

Jan 04 2019

Two years after its launch, India stops printing new Rs 2,000 notes

According to the RBI data, there were 3,285 million pieces of Rs 2000 notes in circulation at end-March 2017. This means the Rs 2,000 notes already in circulation will ...

Jan 04 2019

Apple plunges after slashing revenue guidance for its holiday quarter (AAPL)

On the positive side of things, Cook is reporting increased sales in a few avenues of note , namely in services, accessories, and in the sale of wearable tech like smart...

Jan 04 2019

Oil prices set for their worst year since 2015

West Texas Intermediate oil climbed as well, erasing earlier losses brought on by disappointing manufacturing data out of China . Russian Federation reported that it pum...

Jan 04 2019

Ohio Lands Spot On 2018 List Of States With Most Outbound Moves

The St. Louis-based moving company found that CT had the third-highest rate of residents moving to other states - with 62 percent of moves being outbound. Other reasons f...

Jan 03 2019

Florida man attacks McDonald's worker over straw

The almost one-minute-long video opens to show the man, later identified as Daniel Taylor, 40, arguing with the employee standing behind the counter. James fights him o...

Jan 03 2019

Apple warns of big hit to iPhone sales in China

However, the company's woes in China have been exacerbated by a court decision that could potentially ban iPhone sales in the country. Firstly, it was the timing of the ...