Finance

Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

Filemon Vela told CNN. "Well, I'm a master legislator". (This has troubling implications for Republicans as well as Democrats.) Among Democrats, this polariza...


Analysts See $0.68 EPS for Agree Realty Corporation (ADC)

Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE:BYD) has risen 35.92% since June 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.59% the S&P500. Analysts await Kimco Rea...


Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. Increases Position in Tesla Inc. (TSLA)

The difference of 52 week low value as well as 52 week high value and the current price of the stock suggests the next move of the shares. The company plans t...


Nikkei rises on Wall Street gains, other Asian indexes fall

Asian shares were slightly lower Tuesday, erasing initial gains, but Tokyo's benchmark rose, che. Tokyo's benchmark rose, cheered by gains on Wall Street. In ...


Amazon to buy Whole Foods for US$13.7b

Amazon has sought to both enter the grocery market with its Fresh grocery delivery service and beef up a more traditional physical retail presence with a small...


UK to double length of next Parliament to deal with Brexit

This unusual step, according to parliamentarians, will give them ample time to painstakingly work on the necessary legislation in the framework of the "brecci...


Britain-EU Brexit talks to start Monday as planned

Mr Barnier is due to report back to leaders of the 27 other EU states on Thursday to review progress ahead of a two-day summit of the European Council attende...


H&M May sales rise 4%

STOCKHOLM, June 15 Swedish fashion retailer H&M reported on Thursday a 4 percent year-on-year rise in local currency sales for the month of May, lagging market ...


Trump tweets support for banking bill

The bill was approved along party lines by a vote of 233-to-186 after four hours of often-loud debate. "This legislation would put an end to the disastrous, o...


Student holds own graduation ceremony on stalled subway car

Or at least that is what he thought. Though a usually quick commute, train delays meant Jericho Marco Alcantara was forced to spend three hours on the train, ...


China's manufacturing sector stays stable

Markit said a sharp and accelerated rise in residential work was a key factor in supporting overall construction activity in May, while growth in the housing s...


US will stay in fight against climate change, vows California governor

Veteran China reporter John Pomfret tweeted the news yesterday, citing unnamed sources which said that Rank "couldn't back Trump on climate" and had found himse...


RBA holds rates at record low amid sluggish growth outlook

Governor Philip Lowe and his board left the cash rate at a record-low 1.5% Tuesday, as expected by all economists surveyed by Bloomberg . CoreLogic head of r...


$3.8 billion Dakota Access oil pipeline begins service

The developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline, which is expected to begin shipping oil on Thursday, will face scrutiny later this summer on whether it violate...


Putin urges US business to help normalize Russia-US ties

While much of the discussion in Saint Petersburg was dominated by politics Putin also attempted to burnish Russia's economic prospects as it inches its way out ...


Stock Stepping Up to a Recent High: Terreno Realty Corporation (NYSE:TRNO)

The company has market cap of $1.71 billion. The stock rose 0.78% or $0.13 reaching $16.78. About 197,575 shares traded. Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC) ...


Predators goalie Rinne struggling as Pens take 2-0 lead

The Predators have controlled the action for much of the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final , but the explosive Penguins have continued their opportuni...


Leaving climate deal likely wouldn't add US jobs

News reports said that members of Trump's administration had differing opinions about the pact, with some siding with the president's earlier expressed opinion ...


PPG throws in towel and abandons quest for AkzoNobel

It said it still believed a combined company would "create more opportunities" for customers, employees and shareholders. A Dutch court on May 29 rejected a p...


Uber fires self-driving car chief at center of court case

A few days earlier, the same judge referred the case to the U.S. Attorney's office in San Francisco to determine whether there was any criminal wrongdoing. Ub...


No decision reached yet on Adani royalties agreement

Meanwhile, another environmental group, Lock the Gate, wants the government to force Adani to pay up front the $1.5 billion it says it will cost to rehabilitate...


US Supreme Court Says No to Redistricting Plan

The justices split 5-3 on the other territory, District 12 winding from Charlotte to Greensboro. But the court in that case didn't find such a violation, and ...


Venezuela crisis worsening, wants to prevent new Syria

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has likened the harassment of government officials and their families outside of Venezuela to the treatment of Jews unde...


Amerisur Resources plc (AMER) Downgraded by Peel Hunt to Hold

The SI to Ppl Corporation's float is 1.53%. About 128,439 shares traded. PPL Corp (NYSE:PPL) has risen 2.43% since May 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has unde...


Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Stake Boosted by Envestnet Asset Management Inc

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. bought a new stake in shares of Vornado Realty Trust during the fourth quarter worth $210,000. It also upped Invesco Bond Fu...


Patent plaintiffs see way around U.S. Supreme Court ruling

In recent years, a single judge based in Marshall, Texas, oversaw about a quarter of all patent cases nationwide, more than the number handled by all federal ...


Senate confirms Iowa governor as China envoy

Branstad only needed a majority vote. He says Branstad will have his hands full in his new role, but says his personal ties to Chinese President Xi Jinping ...


Kuwait backs call to extend oil output cuts

Signs of a resurgence of oil production in Libya and Nigeria, both OPEC members, has the potential to dampen the cartel's efforts to curb the global oversupply ...


Westpac says bank levy will cost it $260m

In a sign of the banks' campaigns against the tax increasing, both banks also wrote to their hundreds of thousands of shareholders protesting against the levy, ...


All Blacks Sevens humiliated in London

They were losing 21-0 at half-time in the quarter-final but fought back remarkably to secure a 24-1 success before defeating U.S. 19-14 in the semis with a last...