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Feb 23 2018

Existing home sales take largest annual drop for 3 years

The median existing-home price for all types of housing in January was $240,500, up 5.8% from January 2017's figure of $227,300. Sales of existing homes across the coun...

Feb 22 2018

UK Wages Pick Up as Fewer Foreign Workers Take Jobs

However, Norway believes that the marginal change is well within the margin of error. Other figures revealed that the number of non-UK nationals from outside the Europe...

Feb 22 2018

Venezuela's New Cryptocurrency Targets Chink in US Economic Armor

Venezuela is mired in a deep economic crisis triggered in large part by a fall in crude oil prices and a drop in oil production, which accounts for about 96% of the count...

Feb 21 2018

South Korean cryptocurrency official found dead at home, reports say

On Monday, the government released data showing South Korea's exchanges generated taxable revenues amounting to nearly $650 million in 2017. Thus, the maximum bitco...

Feb 21 2018

HSBC earnings soar 142 per cent in 2017

The bank's shares were down in afternoon trading, falling 2.09 percent in afternoon trading at HK$81.8 ($10.5). The profit figure fell short of the $19.59 billion analyst...

Feb 21 2018

Israeli PM's confidant suspected of bribery

The new allegations come just a week after police recommended that Netanyahu be indicted in two corruption cases, ramping up pressure on the prime minister, who has ser...

Feb 20 2018

Coca-Cola Amatil (CCLAY) Upgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research

As per Tuesday, September 6, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. As per Thursday, July 13, the company rating was maintained by Cowen & Co. Investors s...

Feb 17 2018

Century Aluminum Company Commends Commerce Department Section 232 Report on Aluminum

American steel stocks spiked on Friday immediately after the Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross proposed actions aimed at reviving the beleaguered steel industry. Aluminum ...

Feb 11 2018

Woman in Tucson airport toilets believed to have given birth, abandoned baby

According to the Arizona Daily Star , the baby boy was found by a rental auto employee on a changing table in a restroom in the baggage claim area. According to an a...

Feb 10 2018

Jerome Powell sworn in as 16th Fed chairman

Powell's current term as a Fed board member does not end until January 31, 2028. Powell will deliver the Fed's twice-a-year monetary policy report to Congress and discu...

Feb 10 2018

A Fresh Look At Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC)

It has underperformed by 8.41% the S&P500. Bridgewater Associates Lp decreased Anadarko Pete Corp (APC) stake by 24.37% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Veritable LP hold...

Feb 10 2018

Analyst Stock Ratings: Walmart Inc. (WMT), H&R Block, Inc. (HRB)

Cibc Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Wal for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $296.30B market cap company. The stock decreased 2.93% or...

Feb 09 2018

Ford Motor (NYSE:F) Lowered to Buy at Vetr

Royal Bank of Canada set a $52.00 price target on shares of General Motors and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday. As many as three quarter...

Feb 07 2018

Snap shares soar over 20% following solid revenue and user growth

The company reported ($0.14) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.31) by $0.17. Following the Snap Inc (SNAP...

Feb 07 2018

Best Buy to stop selling CDs

Best Buy used to be the number one music retailer in the United States, but has depleted its selection in recent years to almost nothing. Technology retailer Best B...

Feb 06 2018

PSG captain Thiago Silva: Messi tougher to defend than Ronaldo

Statistically speaking, Les Parisiens' No. 10 is shaping up nicely. They will have to make do without Neymar , who has been left at home to rest ahead of the first leg...

Feb 06 2018

Sensex, Nifty Nosedive Amid Global Selloff

The BSE Sensex has now lost 1,769.08 points since the Budget on February 1, which imposed a long-term capital gains tax on equities and projected a wider fiscal defic...

Feb 05 2018

Stocks plunge, Dow loses more than 600 points

Others have said US stocks were rising mostly on the economic growth that's been seen worldwide in the last two years, which also had sent foreign stocks higher. The decl...

Feb 05 2018

Yanamala opposed to breaking of pact with BJP?

The assertion comes amid speculation that the ruling party in Andhra Pradesh might rethink its ties with the BJP in view of its disappointment over allocation of funds ...

Feb 03 2018

Alphabet cracks US$100B in annual revenue as paid clicks soar

As for Q4, revenues of $32.3 billion allowed for a year-over-year increase of 24% compared to Q4 of 2016. Revenues at Google websites rose from $17.97 billion to $22.24...