Stories about Markets

Apr 02 2017

United States stocks climb with dollar as Treasuries slip

The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks picked up 3.57 points, or 0.3 percent, to 1,385.92. Volume ran lower both on the NYSE and the Nasdaq , according to ...

Apr 01 2017

Back to burgers: Carl's Jr. ditches bikini-clad ads

CKE- the parent company of Carl's Jr. and Hardee's- now operates 3,800 restaurants around the the world. The brands' new tagline is "the great American burger" and inst...

Mar 31 2017

Stock to avoid today: Lululemon Athletica inc.(NASDAQ: LULU)

A number of other equities analysts have also issued reports on LULU. According to Trussell, Lululemon's report shows how hard the retail landscape has become. The co...

Mar 29 2017

Amazon Tests Grocery Pickup Service in Seattle

Amazon has been exploring a range of different ways to rethink grocery shopping, and this looks like another interesting experiment blending traditional shopping with it...

Mar 29 2017

All eyes on Trump, Ryan relationship after health care defeat

Republican leaders of the House of Representatives pulled legislation to overhaul the US health care system from consideration on Friday due to a shortage of votes, despi...

Mar 28 2017

Tenney seeks new effort on health care

At that point, perhaps finally a grand compromise could emerge and a system modeled on good ideas seen around the world could be adopted. Obamacare, former Democratic P...

Mar 28 2017

Dow and DuPont merger approved by EU

But Margrethe Vestager, the European Union trade commissioner, has announced the deal can go ahead if Dow and DuPont agree to sell part of DuPont's global pesticides busi...

Mar 26 2017

State's unemployment rate ticks up to 4.1 percent

The jobless rate among Asians in February was 3.4 percent, down from 3.7 percent in January, BLS reported . San Diego County's unemployment rate fell last month as com...

Mar 22 2017

David Rockefeller, US billionaire, dies at 101

Rockefeller, America's original oil titan . David Rockefeller Sr. died this morning, March 20, at his family's estate in Pocantico Hills. David Rockefeller was the...

Mar 19 2017

Gold heads for first weekly gain in three as Fed hurts dollar

The MSCI world equity index, which tracks shares in 46 countries, jumped 0.7 per cent on the day to reach an all-time high after the Fed lifted its funds rate by 25 basis...

Mar 17 2017

GoPro: Shares Soar as the Company Cuts More Jobs

The reduction in operating expenses is achieved with a combination of cuts to program costs, headcount and open positions, totaling the elimination of approximately 270 p...

Mar 16 2017

Unemployment stay steady at 3.3% in Nebraska

The unemployment rate in Nebraska was 3.3 percent in January, unchanged from December, according to preliminary data issued Monday by the State Department of Labor. "Manu...

Mar 15 2017

Winter Storm Stella wreaks havoc on travel plans

Metro areas from Washington, D.C., to Baltimore, Philadelphia, New York City and Boston are seeing a combination of rain, ice and snow. All big USA airlines have waiv...

Mar 13 2017

Starbucks unveils new pastel-colored cups for spring

This is hardly Starbucks first run of seasonally themed cups. The hot drink cups come in three "cheerful" pastel colors: turquoise, yellow and light green. Starbucks ...

Mar 12 2017

Attorney general seeks resignations of 46 United States attorneys

Bharara, an Obama appointee President Donald Trump publicly asked to stay on in November, tweeted from his personal Twitter account at 2:29 p.m. Saturday that he had ...

Mar 11 2017

Leading stocks in today's market: American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL)

The year to date performance is at -3.75% with a 52 week high of -11.26% and a 52 week low of 81.84%. The stock was sold at an average price of $48.12, for a total transa...

Mar 08 2017

Why Dicks Sporting Goods Inc(NYSE: DKS) stock is falling

Narrowing in, the stock is at a distance of -16.71% from the 50 day high and 0.00% off of the 50 day low.Covering sell-side analysts have recently weighed in on shares of...

Mar 07 2017

Oil falls on lower China growth targets, doubts on Russian output curbs

Louis, which oversees $6.1 billion, said by telephone. West Texas Intermediate, the US benchmark for the price of oil, was off 0.23 percent at $53.20 per barrel. For ...

Mar 06 2017

Call for Action: IRS Tax Refunds Waiting from 2013

And if you owe money and file your return more than 60 days after the deadline, you'll face a minimum penalty of $135 or 100% of your unpaid tax bill, whichever is smal...

Mar 04 2017

Radnor Capital Management LLC Takes Position in General Electric Company (GE)

BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in Emerson Electric Company by 5.0% in the second quarter. On 03/01/2017 close, Emerson Electric Co. Finally, RBC Capital Markets set a ...