Finance

Google's investing $550 million into Chinese shopping site JD.com

The partnership will merge JD.com's supply chain and logistics focus with Google's technology, according to Google. The service displays items at the top of Goo...


Audi CEO arrested: Volkswagen

Munich prosecutors, who widened their probe into Audi earlier this month, said Stadler was being held due to fears he might hinder their investigation into t...


USA judge clears AT&T merger with Time Warner

Investors are welcoming a federal judge's approval of AT&T's $85 billion takeover of Time Warner . Deals such as this one, in which the two companies are in ...


Tesla Shareholders Meeting Almost Saw Elon Musk Stripped of Chairman Title

Although the eco-friendly auto is one of Tesla's more affordable models, those looking to buy the vehicle may be waiting months before they can get behind the...


India registers whopping Q4 FY18 growth rate

Moody's said growth should benefit from an acceleration in rural consumption, supported by higher minimum support prices and a normal monsoon. The private cor...


Kinder Morgan still short hundreds of permits in BC

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe said Horgan's administration has shown willingness only to stand in the way. Saint John, N.B., Mayor Don Darling also took ...


House Democrats launch petition to restore 'Net Neutrality'

Alaska Sen. Dan Sullivan voted with his party, against the resolution to undo the FCC's December decision . Senate Democrats believe their resolution - get...


Rupert Murdoch's eldest son to run downsized 21st Century Fox

Lachlan Murdoch (left) will be CEO of the new Fox company, with his brother James (right) expected to depart. The deal with Disney , which was announced in ...


Food Drive appears to be a great success

Stamp Out Hunger , an annual collection organized by the United States Postal Service, is the country's largest single-day food drive. In some neighborhoods, it...


Naspers sells stake in Flipkart

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has committed more than US$5 billion to grabbing a big slice of India's e-commerce pie after failing to make inroads in China. The wo...


Word-for-word: What Warren Buffett said about cryptocurrencies Monday

He said choosing the CEO will be "by far the most hard decision we will make". "We are attacking an industry moat", Buffett said . Berkshire Hathaway ...


Is Facebook Going To Be The Next Tinder?

We're starting with a feature that addresses feedback we've heard consistently from people who use Facebook, privacy advocates and regulators: everyone should h...


USA jobless rate falls to 3.9%

The Labor Department reported Friday that it fell to 3.9% - inching closer to territory not seen in half a century. Employers added about 164,000 jobs in Ap...


Robert Mueller Floated Subpoenaing President Trump in Russia Investigation, Lawyer Says

It is unclear to whom the President is referring, as Mueller and his overseer, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, are Republicans . The White House ann...


Truepoint Inc. Sells 298 Shares of Amazon.com

Ahl Prns Llp has invested 0.02% of its capital in Amazon.com, Inc. At the end of 2017Q4, the 1.25 million shares of the consumer services company held by the in...


Amazon bids for 60% stake in Flipkart, potentially spoiling Walmart deal

It is believed that the majority of Flipkart's stakeholders - including Tiger Global (which controls 20% of Flipkart), Naspers (14 percent stake) and the fo...


Gibson, operator of Memphis guitar factory, files for bankruptcy protection

Slash swears by them. Founded in 1894 and based in Nashville, Tennessee, Gibson has the top market share in premium electric guitars. The bankruptcy filing ...


WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum to quit amid reported privacy disputes with Facebook

Facebook has declined SiliconValley.com's request for comment at this time. The inner circle of management - and the Board of Directors - have been fiercely l...


The World's Oldest Spider Has Died At 43

The spider is however not dead because of her age, but because of a wasp sting, the researchers told journalists. Main launched a longterm population study of...


Ford To Stop Making Most Cars, Focus On SUVs And Trucks

The company's stock was up 2.6 percent at $11.40 in after-hours trading. The company is cutting all of its cars, with the exception of the Ford Mustang , to ...


Hardware failure led to Toronto stock exchange shutdown, says TMX

We apologize for the inconvenience. TMX Group sent out an initial tweet warning of the problem shortly after 2 p.m. "TMX is committed to applying the lessons ...


Were Analysts Bullish Mitie Group plc (LON:MTO) This Week?

The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with "Buy" on Monday, March 26. The stock of Carpetright plc (LON:CPR) earned "Hold" rating by Shore Capital on Thursday,...


Starbucks CEO apologizes for 'reprehensible' arrest of two black men

The employee said there was a number the store could call in case of a situation like a sit-in protest or someone disturbing the peace. The two arrested ...


Asian stocks fall as Treasury yield fans economic growth concern

Alphabet, Google's parent company, slid after it reported greater revenue but also an increase in spending. THE QUOTE: "The U.S. dollar has put on a compell...


Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC)

It has outperformed by 16.63% the S&P500. The stock price value Change from Open was at 0.00% with a Gap of 2.04%. Grisanti Capital Management Limited Liability...


BlackRock (NYSE:BLK) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research

The stock was purchased at an average cost of $573.44 per share, with a total value of $2,214,051.84. About 410,986 shares traded. (NYSE: BLK ). 1832 Asset Mgmt...


Apple Cofounder Is Quitting Facebook Amid Privacy Concerns

For tech-savvy users, the Cambridge Analytica scandal simply encapsulates what privacy activists have been warning about for years. Facebook acknowledged ...


Investors Sell Tesla (TSLA) on Strength After Insider Selling

The stock has performed 14.73% over the last seven days, -11.98% over the last thirty, and -8.50% over the last three months. In terms of the mechanics underlyi...


Will Rusal default on some liabilities due to new sanctions?

The value of Deripaska's aluminium producer Rusal halved in Hong Kong and more than 40% was wiped off the value of his London-listed EN+ as investors took frigh...


Winter Storm Warning, Watch issued for parts of area starting tonight

Thursday. On Monday, New York's Westchester County Board of Legislators held a special meeting on the massive power outages caused by the previous storms, g...