Finance

U.S. senators seek insider trading investigation of Icahn

Democratic Senators want federal authorities to investigate whether President Trump's special adviser, Carl Icahn, violated trading laws. Elizabeth Warren on Tu...


Sabra Health Care REIT (SBRA) Receives Media Sentiment Rating of 0.56

The combined company will own 564 facilities run by 70 different operators in 43 states and Canada. Orinda Asset Ltd has invested 1.2% of its portfolio in Sabra...


Shawbrook Group Plc (LON:SHAW) Issued With 'Hold' Rating At Peel Hunt

The company's market cap is GBX 573.21 million. The Firm provides a full range of financial services, including lending and depository services, cash management...


Google CEO Sundar Pichai's compensation doubles to $200 million in 2016

Revenue at Google increased by 22.2% to end the quarter to $24.75 billion compared to $20.25 billion for the same quarter one year ago. Alphabet Chief Finan...


Stocks Reach Important Points: Coach, Inc. (COH), Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

Jackson Grant Investment Advisers Inc. now owns 4,250 shares of the network equipment provider's stock worth $128,000 after buying an additional 4,150 shares du...


Puerto Rico files for bankruptcy protection under special law

Rossello said a federal control board overseeing the island's finances agreed with his request to put certain debts before a federal bankruptcy court. Although ...


Marriott International Inc (MAR) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance

Andra Ap stated it has 0.11% in Marriott International Inc (NASDAQ: MAR ). Among 12 analysts covering CME Group ( NASDAQ:CME ), 6 have Buy rating, 1 Sell an...


Trump's frustration with budget compromise has him considering merits of a 'shutdown'

USA budget director Mick Mulvaney took to the podium at the White House press room on Tuesday (May 2) with one message: President Donald Trump, and not the ...


Schumer: Trump axes drug-fighting program critical to Upstate NY

As the nation works to address a growing opioid epidemic, the Trump administration reportedly is planning to make steep cuts to the budget of the White House "d...


Warren Buffett Tells Value Investors To Resist The Temptation To Speculate

While Munger called Bezos "a different species, Buffett went on to say that "I was too dumb to realize what was going to happen". "But they didn't act". He had ...


Online betting revenues surge at William Hill

United Kingdom betting shop operator William Hill PLC (WMH.LN) Tuesday said it has been trading in line with expectations so far in 2017 as revenue grew across ...


Floods force 1900 people from homes in Quebec

Coiteux's own West Island riding of Nelligan includes flooded areas in Pierrefonds-Roxboro and Île-Bizard-Ste-Geneviève. The Ministry of Public Safety said wa...


Office Depot profit more than doubles on store sales, lower costs

But, Office Depot's stock has still crashed about 16 percent over the past year. The broker said it has now set a "Buy" rating on shares of The Home Depot, ...


Hundreds of Spirit Airlines Flight Cancellations Trigger Passenger Rage

The Florida-based carrier blames the cancellations on what it called an illegal work slowdown by its pilots, which it says has disrupted 20,000 customers' fligh...


As iPhone 7 slumps, anticipation for the iPhone 8

Additionally, the rate at which Apple is retaining U.S. iPhone users is reportedly on the decline. The money will be put into a USA advanced manufacturing fund....


France's rejected mainstream unites for Macron over Le Pen

He gained 24 percent of the vote to 21.3 percent for Ms. Le Pen, while another far-left upstart and former Socialist politician Jean-Luc Melenchon pulled in 19....


Assam Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017 introduced in assembly

The Parliament on April 6 had passed four legislations to pave the way for nation-wide roll-out of the GST from July 1. Parrikar said he was lucky to be a par...


SpaceX scrubs launch of national security satellite, now set for Monday

The NRO announced in May 2016 that it had tapped SpaceX to launch NROL-76 and that it's possible that more NRO missions could be launched by SpaceX in the f...


China could help mitigate tension in Korean Peninsula - PM Najib

Another version also contained a call, championed by Vietnam according to diplomats, to cease "land reclamation and militarisation" of the sea. China called t...


UK's Labour Party launches election campaign

Pollsters got the result of the 2015 election badly wrong, concluding that they had underestimated support for the Conservatives and had over-represented Labour...


Hamas elects new leader

He will replace Khaled Meshaal, who has been Hamas leader since 1996. The new manifesto emphasized that Hamas is first and foremost a Palestinian movement - an ...


Tunnel with nuclear waste collapses in Washington state

There was no indication of a nuclear release, but crews were continuing to survey for contamination, the department said. More details will be added as they bec...


Macron 'carries hopes' of millions of Europeans: Merkel

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker put it bluntly: "With France, we have a particular problem". Jeddah - Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Ki...


Kite Pharma (NASDAQ:KITE) reports 1Q17 earnings results; Tops Estimate

Shares of Kite Pharma Inc closed the previous trading session at 72.69 down -9.09 -11.12% with 1,132,803 shares trading hands. Stifel Nicolaus downgraded Kit...


Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited (NYSE:HMY) Under Analyst Spotlight

The company declined 0% and closed its last trading session at $2.16. When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. There may be ...


DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (XRAY)

Several other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. State of Tennessee Treasury Department increased its position in DENTSPLY SIR...


Greece finally agreed bailout terms with lenders

A preliminary deal was reached after six months of negotiations. The Greek government yielded to a number of demands including pension cuts and a lower tax-free...


Overbooking is OK, Airlines Say

United Airlines Inc UAL .N executives faced harsh criticism from US lawmakers that demanded answers on Tuesday following the forcible removal of a passenger fr...


Australian Budget: Government Banks On Strong GDP Growth

The measures will raise nearly $21 billion of new tax revenue over the next four years, and help give the Turnbull government a modest surplus by 2021. Also, as...


Trading Patterns In Focus: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK), Ritter Pharmaceuticals (RTTR)

FMR LLC decreased its stake in Chesapeake Energy Co. Other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Chesapeake Energy...


Oman- Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation signal oil cuts extension into 2018

While consumption was forecast to expand this year by about 1.3 million barrels a day, growth has been limited to about 800,000 barrels a day so far in 2017, ...


Amazon adds video calling with Echo Show

I have one and I love it - so much so that I bought my parents one for Christmas. Rather than having a real time phone call, your Alexa-using friends can send ...


OPEC likely to agree to cut oil production again in May meeting

OPEC is scheduled to meet on May 25 to decide whether to extend the cuts. It fell 4% on Thursday, Reuters reported . Crude fell $1.36, or 3 percent, to $44.16 ...


Trump's 1st economic report card: Slowest growth in 3 years

Reduced business investment in inventories and government spending cuts also crimped gross domestic product growth. Business investment is "encouraging", while ...


Warren Buffett's one-word answer for why he hasn't purchased Amazon shares

While Munoz " apologized many times", his first response could have been a bit more proactive than just a simple apology, as "your first reaction is going to g...