Finance

How Sally Yates' history and career prepared her to perform under pressure

Trump fired Yates Jan. 30 after she said the Justice Department would not defend the president's proposed travel ban . Prior to her testimony, former Obama...


Banks ponder ads to fight Morrison's 'fast and loose' $6.2b tax

The banks were already Australia's largest taxpayers, he said, with Westpac paying more than 30% of its profits in tax. She warned the haste would cause "poli...


Tom Cole, R-Moore, commends passage of American Health Care Act

As far as the theoretical Senate bill is concerned, Rounds said his colleagues "certainly don't want that to be an item we fail to address". In response to ...


Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia may cut exports to Asia

United States inventories fell by 5.25 million barrels during the week ended May 5. OPEC's production last month fell by 18,000 barrels per day, according to ...


Oil stable on expected Opec cut extension, drop in US inventories

Whether OPEC continues its production cut in the second half of the year is a key factor that will influence Urals arbitrage to India, traders said. OPEC crud...


House Speaker Ryan heads to Ohio to push tax reform

U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan visited a prominent New York City charter school run by a Democrat who was briefly in the running to be President Donald Trump's ed...


Snapchat's growth stalls in Facebook's shadow; stock plunges

Its stock has dropped significantly as a result, and it is down more than 22 percent in after-hours trading. On that $149.6 million in revenue, Snap rep...


Real Madrid end Atletico's Champions League dream again

Real Madrid playmaker Isco said his team had been happy to courageous pouring rain and whistles from the Atletico Madrid fans to share their passage to the Ch...


Nigeria, Others Benefit As Oil Prices Surge 3 Percent

Traders said that oil markets were under pressure as persistent climbs in US production, especially from shale oil drillers, and concerns over a slowdown in C...


Analysts Set St. James's Place plc (STJ) Price Target at $1182.21

Therefore 36% are positive. Ocera Therapeutics had 5 analyst reports since November 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Roth Capital maintained Unique Fabricati...


Macron wins French presidency but hurdles remain in campaign to govern

Mr Macron, who was economy minister under Socialist President Francois Hollande, has tried to define himself as neither left nor right politically. The defeat...


Recent Broker Updates On STV Group (LON:STVG)

Its down 10.08% from 7.48M shares previously. Among 2 analysts covering Unique Fabricating ( NYSEMKT:UFAB ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. The SI to X...


Brian Molefe back at the helm of Eskom

The parastatal's board chose to rescind its decision to give him a R30 million pension payout. She added: "Given that I was not a party to the contract of emp...


Growth at Snapchat Stalls in First Quarterly Report

Snap (SNAP ) posted its first quarterly report as a public company on Wednesday and the results shed light on numerous social media upstart's vulnerabilities: ...


United CEO faces Congress after dragging of passenger

The airline industry is one of the most powerful interests that lobbies lawmakers and contributes millions to their re-election campaigns, especially those that...


Snap shares plummet after net loss

Shares were down more than 20 per cent after the parent company of Snapchat recorded a US$2.2 billion loss during the quarter, $2 billion of that was attribut...


Snap shares hammered after $2.2 bn loss

The company's net loss widened to $US2.21 billion, or $US2.31 per share, in the first quarter, from $US104.6 million, or 14 cents per share, because of stock-ba...


Kate Spade surges on $2.4bn Coach deal

The $18.50 per share offer in cash represents a premium of 9 percent to Kate Spade's Friday close. Kate Spade chief Craig Leavitt said the company, which ...


China announces agreement to open market to U.S. beef, natural gas

The breakthrough results from an agreement U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping made during their meeting at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort i...


General Election 2017: Labour's draft manifesto 'leaked'

In a further mishap, a auto carrying Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn struck a television cameraman outside a party meeting. As the fallout from the leak - and spe...


Former French PM offers to back Macron in June elections

Macron's "En Marche" party now has no seats in parliament, though an opinion poll last week predicted it would emerge as the largest in the parliamentary electi...


Factory Growth Slows, Will We Still See A Rate Hike?

The Federal Reserve opted to keep interest rates steady on Wednesday, while giving signals more rate rises are coming. "We're feeling that way and so far have...


Disappointing retail earnings drag USA stocks lower

Macy's recently-installed chief executive, Jeff Gennette, touted some initiatives in the women's shoes, fine jewelry, and furniture categories, but warned inve...


Macron's party unveils eclectic mix of candidates for French elections

Indeed, one of Europe's most important countries had two very unusual candidates in the final round; a far-right leader and someone who's never held elected off...


UBM Plc (UBM) Receives GBX 762.19 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages

The company has market cap of 10.54 billion GBP. The Firm operates in various categories, including spirits and beer. It has a 23.91 P/E ratio. Its segments inc...


Withdrawals through these ATMs are chargeable, clarifies SBI - Find details

The bank's new order states that every time a SBI customer withdraws cash from an ATM a charge of Rs 25 would be levied. These charges are applicable for any of...


Scandal-hit BT calls time on staff and chief's bonus

The shake-up follows an accounting scandal at the Italian part of Global Services that cost BT more than £500m. Mr. Patterson will receive GBP1.3 million for ...


Traders Buy Large Volume of Call Options on Nordstrom (JWN)

Also, President Blake W. Nordstrom sold 3,169 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, March 13th. Advisory Services Network LLC acquired a new stake...


Korean president talks to China, Japan

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has expressed his gratitude to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi a day after the Indian leader tweeted in the Korean langua...


Arbor Realty Trust (NYSE:ABR) Under Analyst Spotlight

The company was reinitiated on Monday, September 28 by Deutsche Bank. Pggm Investments decreased Federal Realty Invt Tr Sh Ben Int New (FRT) stake by 26.36% r...


Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (VRX)

Price targets frequently change, depending on the outlook for a company's earnings. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) (TSE:VRX) has been assigned ...


Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (TSM) Moves into Overbought Territory

Finally, Mycio Wealth Partners LLC purchased a new position in Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg. In most recent quarter, LT Debt/Equity ratio was listed at 0.11 and Tot...


Merrill Blasts Trump's Voter Fraud Commission

It will aim to ensure confidence in the integrity of federal elections while looking at vulnerabilities in the system and the possibility of improper voting and...


UK Labour's election manifesto and Brexit plan leaked

The final version will form the foundation of Labour's pitch to voters on the June 8 snap general election. He told ITV's Good Morning Britain: 'The point i...


Macron Told Trump He Would 'Protect' The Paris Climate Agreement

Macron's spokesperson Laurence Haim said the issue was discussed when Trump made a telephone call to Macron to congratulate him on his victory Sunday against ...