Stories about Finance

Jul 16 2017

Citigroup profit beats on smaller drop in trading revenue

Bangor Commercial Bank reported 8,361 shares. Wall Street was hit with steep losses in the stock market on Friday, when three of the biggest U.S. banks reported earni...

Jul 16 2017

Wind gusts of up to 70 km/hour expected in some wildfire zones

Wildfire Service reported 124 wildfires burning in the province on Saturday morning. Everyone is hoping the weather co-operates Saturday after progress was made on some...

Jul 16 2017

Rajnath hailed for views on Kashmiriyat

Singh had hosted a meeting with the opposition leaders on Friday. Earlier too, Chinese media and government spokespersons have recalled the 1962 war between India and...

Jul 15 2017

How major United States stock market indexes fared on Friday

Big-dividend stocks like utilities and real estate companies rose as bond yields fell. Modest gains by technology companies and banks are leading USA stock indexes slig...

Jul 14 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association whistleblower Chuck Blazer dies at 72

He agreed to cooperate to provide evidence for the larger investigation from 2011 and in 2013 pleaded guilty to multiple charges that included money laundering and wire f...

Jul 14 2017

Jimmy Carter taken for observation after suffering from dehydration

The Carters have made Habitat for Humanity a centerpiece of their post-White House charitable endeavors. President Carter collapsed after becoming dehydrated. But by De...

Jul 13 2017

Libya, Nigeria May Attend OPEC, Non-OPEC July Meeting

Oil prices were just continuing the positivity from yesterday's session which was up by 1.4%.This is because of the industry group American Petroleum Institute showed dat...

Jul 13 2017

Mithali Raj creates history, becomes leading run-getter in women's ODIs

During the course of her innings, Mithali went past England cricketer Charlotte Edwards tally of 5992 runs in 191 matches. She became the first woman to 6,000 ODI r...

Jul 13 2017

Kids' apparel retailer Gymboree closing 16 IL stores

Gymboree, which also owns the insane 8 and Janie and Jack brands, filed for bankruptcy protection in June. In a release Tuesday, Gymboree Corporation said it would cl...

Jul 12 2017

Google and Amazon Join Net Neutrality Protest

And while Google and Facebook have traditionally but quietly been on the wrong end of this conversation for years, company spokespeople have said they'll be joining t...

Jul 12 2017

M&S investors spooked by slowdown in food sales

However, like-for-like food sales dipped by 0.1% - which was worse than expected - and without Easter falling in April, comparable revenue across the United Kingdom busin...

Jul 12 2017

Wanda selling theme parks and hotels in $9.3B deal

Chinese property giant Dalian Wanda Group plans to sell tourism projects and hotels in the country to Sunac China for $9.3 billion, dialling back its ambitions in an ...

Jul 12 2017

Takata Recalls 2.7M Airbags After Finding Drying Agent Doesn't Prevent Ruptures

Honda also is quoted as saying it was "difficult to determine whether the cause of death in this incident was the inflator rupture, or an interaction of the hammer with ...

Jul 12 2017

Oil Prices to Go Up as OPEC Drops Supply

Due to oversupply, several banks were encouraged to cut their forecasts for crude , which resulted in fall of oil prices. When oil prices finally rose in January, so d...

Jul 11 2017

'Spider-Man: Homecoming' swings to the top

That film took in $151 million when it opened and went on to a $336 million total. That allows the hero to be a part of Disney's Marvel Cinematic Universe that includes ...

Jul 11 2017

Johanna Konta elated to edge out 'in-form' Caroline Garcia

Caroline Garcia insisted she did not see her father signaling to her from the coaching box during her fourth-round loss to Johanna Konta at Wimbledon on Monday. The ...

Jul 11 2017

Huerter, USA U19 Win Bronze Medal At FIBA World Cup

In the meantime, Purdue's Carsen Edwards contributed 12 points, four rebounds, and four assists. Washington was just 1-for-5 from the field and had 3 points and 2 rebou...

Jul 10 2017

Tillerson Says Russia Must Restore Ukraine Territory, or Sanctions Stay

According to the president, Ukraine is not interested in delaying such negotiations, because "Ukraine pays a high price - its heroes are wounded and killed" every day. Th...

Jul 09 2017

Four-Alarm Construction Site Fire Prompts Evacuations in Oakland

The fire was visible in San Francisco and to commuters on local freeways in the Oakland area. The crane, which was swinging around on its own amid the flames, is addi...

Jul 08 2017

SoundCloud cuts staff and closes London office

In addition to its free downloads, SoundCloud also offers a $9.99 subscription service that competes with Spotify and Apple Music . "Eric [Wahlforss] and I founded...