Economy

United States eyes tariffs or quotas to curb steel, aluminum imports

Our imports are almost four times our exports. Their excess capacity alone exceeds the total US steel-making capacity. As of February 15, 2018, the US had 169...


United States mother abandons newborn after giving birth in airport bathroom

Despite a torn umbilical cord, he was mostly healthy . A baby believed born in a Tucson International Airport restroom was left behind with a note that sai...


Jerome Powell officially takes over the US Federal Reserve

Powell, who was sworn in Monday, is the 16th person to hold the position. The Fed is expected to continue gradually raising interest rates back toward more "n...


Anadarko raises dividend payout, share buyback program

Market capitalization is the total market value of all of a company's outstanding shares. Narrowing in further, the stock has been recently noted at -3.66% away...


FTB Advisors Inc. Reduces Position in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

The average volume was noted at 9185.52K shares while its relative volume was seen at 1.38. Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE: WMT ) last announced its earnings results o...


Mena Native Named Wynn Resorts CEO Following Founder's Resignation

Setti Warren, a Democratic candidate for governor, said, " Steve Wynn is not a suitable partner for MA, but it is not enough that he steps down from his public...


Analyst Buzz: General Motors Company (GM)

Several other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of GM. Finally, Pzena Investment Management LLC lifted its stake in Ford Motor ...


Snapchat shares skyrocket on first earnings beat with revived user growth

The poor report included slowing user growth and a revenue miss, and showed no clear path to profitability. The business had revenue of $207.90 million during t...


Best Buy getting rid of CDs in stores

The once commonplace digital music format is getting hammered in the US. Come June 1st, Best Buy will no longer offer CDs in its retail stores. Downloadable...


Real Madrid congratulate Cristiano Ronaldo

The former AC Milan defender also heaped praise on Ronaldo and said he deserved everything he has won in his glittering career. Both Messi and Ronaldo have ...


Bloodbath on Dalal Street: Sensex tanks 1200 points, Nifty falls 300 points

Wall Street stocks plunged in chaotic trading today, as the Dow's gains for 2018 were erased in a brutal pullback from months of stock market euphoria that had ...


How major United States stock indexes fared on Friday

Alphabet fell 5.0 per cent after the Google parent's fourth-quarter profit came in below consensus on increased spending. Industry observers say the almo...


TDP to protest state neglect in Parliament

He said the TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu also aired such an opinion and if this is accepted in the meeting today than all MPs of TDP woould resign. Ch RS Sar...


Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Earnings Miss, Revenue Beats, Stock Tumbles

Alphabet , Google's parent company, on Tuesday reported a net loss on revenue of $32.3 billion, up 24% year-over-year, for the quarter ending December 31,...


Markets Right Now: Stocks swoon, sending Dow down 600 points

Revenues have also been stronger than expected, an indication that the improving global economy is translating into better sales. Bund yields reached a fresh tw...


Oil prices shrug off U.S. record

USA crude oil production in November surpassed 10 million bpd for the first time since 1970, and neared the all-time output record, the Energy Information Adm...


YouTube Go expands to 130 countries and adds a High Quality option

However, as many may already know, YouTube already has its own app available on the Google Play Store and Apple's App Store. It's a free download, and you can...


Deutsche Bank hit with spoofing fine by US Justice Department

Federal prosecutors charged two CT men with "spoofing" phantom orders in commodities markets with the intent of reaping profits as other traders reacted to what...


Harley-Davidson Q4 Results Muted by Cost-Cutting

About 849,613 shares traded. It has outperformed by 17.85% the S&P500. Down as much as 10% in early trading, Harley shares are still off by 7% as of 2:50 p.m. I...


Experts ask Facebook to get rid of its Messenger Kids app

More than 110 doctors, educators and child health advocates have signed an open letter led by the US-based Campaign for Commercial-Free Childhood that warns Z...