Finance

by | December 28, 2019 | 01:14

Trading volumes remained thin this week. With only two trading days left for the year, the benchmark S&P 500 has climbed more than 29% so far in 2019, its biggest annual percentage gain since 2013. Despite the records, it is a quiet day on Wall Street, and European exchanges are closed for Boxing Day. Friday marks day three of the so-called Santa Claus rally period, which is historically beneficial for stocks.

by | December 27, 2019 | 20:38

Tuesday but will be closed Wednesday. Walgreens: Many locations will be open on the holidays, but confirm local pharmacy and store hours. They opened for a few hours during Christmas Eve , but their doors are closed for Christmas Day .

by | December 27, 2019 | 18:22

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by | December 27, 2019 | 13:11

The Michigan-based EV startup is considered to be one of the better-financed companies in the electric vehicle business. "This investment demonstrates confidence in our team, products, technology and strategy - we are extremely excited to have the support from such strong shareholders", Rivian Founder and CEO RJ Scaringe said in a statement.

by | December 27, 2019 | 11:09

Bakkavor's recall involves 6-ounce cups of Trader Joe's Egg Salad with the UPC Code: 0066 6695 and 20-ounce trays of Trader Joe's Old Fashioned Potato Salad with use-by date codes up through and including December 27, 2019, the company stated .

by | December 26, 2019 | 21:27

The latest news, if confirmed, would prove that Chinese businesses have high hopes about Tesla's future in China. Fears that China would raise tariffs on USA -made cars in December likely helped bolster Tesla sales, according to Bloomberg Intelligence auto analyst Steve Man.

by | December 26, 2019 | 20:55

In a tweet , he said YouTube informed him that he allegedly engaged in "harmful or risky content and sale of regulated goods". According to the screenshots of his strikes, YouTube said his video titled "How I'm Investing Right Now" was removed because it violated its "harmful and unsafe policy".

by | December 26, 2019 | 17:59

The Securities and Exchange Commission has opened an investigation into whether German luxury auto maker Bayerische Motoren Werke AG manipulated sales figures, according to people familiar with the matter. Fiat Chrysler paid a fine of $40 million to the SEC in September to resolve an investigation into claims that it used a number of dubious practices to pump up its sales numbers, potentially misleading investors.

by | December 26, 2019 | 16:10

U.S. intelligence chiefs claim Huawei's equipment is a threat to national security as the United States and other nations introduce next-generation mobile networks. Crushers have made more rounds of purchases of US beans in recent months after Beijing issued tariff-free quotas in a goodwill gesture to Washington.

by | December 26, 2019 | 15:27

The ministry said the exercises were created to ensure the "integrity" of the Internet. According to Alexei Sokolov, deputy head of the Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media said, "It turned out that, in general, that both authorities and telecom operators are ready to effectively respond to possible risks and threats and ensure the functioning of the Internet and the unified telecommunication network in Russian Federation".

by | December 26, 2019 | 09:54

The nuclear negotiations have been stalled since February with North Korea seeking sanctions relief before giving up any of its nuclear capability, a path the United States has so far rejected. "I may get a vase", Trump told reporters Tuesday. "We'll see what happens. we'll see what happens. we'll-, let's see. maybe it's a nice present. maybe it's a present where he send me a attractive vase, as opposed to a missile test.

by | December 26, 2019 | 08:09

As of Tuesday's close, the S&P 500 was almost flat for the abbreviated trading day, but up about 2.6% month-to-date, 8.3% for the quarter and almost 29% for the year. The Dow and the S&P 500 gained, on average, about 1.6% during that period. At 9:59 a.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 22.45 points, or 0.08%, at 28,529.08, while the S&P 500 was down 2.31 points, or 0.07%, at 3,221.70.

by | December 25, 2019 | 19:56

The e-commerce company ordered 100,000 electric delivery vehicles from Rivian , which Amazon says is the biggest order of its kind to date. Electric startup Rivian is back in the news. With participation by T. Rowe Price, the Maryland-based asset management firm extends its investments in the auto industry. The figure includes existing investors: Amazon and Ford Motor Co.

by | December 25, 2019 | 18:59

The SEC alleged Musk knew he had no deal in place to take Tesla private at $420 a share . Tesla CEO Elon Musk achieved a measure of vindication on Monday as the automaker's shares topped $420 for the first time - more than a year after he was fined for tweeting about taking it private at that price.

by | December 25, 2019 | 18:30

But gains were capped as investors weighed news the Kuwait-Saudi shared neutral zone, which has been shut for at least four years due to disputes between the two countries, can produce as much as 500,000 barrels a day. The divided zone, located between the two neighboring countries' land borders, can produce up to half-a-million barrels per day. Saudi Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman Al-Saud, on Tuesday, said that talks between his country and Kuwait on the neutral zone in the ...

by | December 25, 2019 | 08:08

The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) and its allies including Russian Federation agreed in early December to make a further cut of 500,000 barrels per day (bpd) from January 1 on top of previous reductions of 1.2 million bpd.

by | December 24, 2019 | 20:38

Kalanick will officially resign from the Board as of December 31, to "focus on his new business and philanthropic endeavors", according to a press release issued by Uber. His latest sale offloaded almost 2.4 million shares on December 19, bringing his total stake down to about 5.8 million. Axios earlier reported the sale of final shares.

by | December 24, 2019 | 13:10

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by | December 23, 2019 | 17:53

Turkish Airlines, who is one of Boeing's biggest customers, is getting ready to file a lawsuit against the U.S. aircraft manufacturer after having to reevaluate its operation strategy due to problems with the 737 MAX aircraft. The Chicago, Illinois-based company last week announced it would be halting production of the 737 Max starting in January. The Board removed Muilenburg from his position as Chairman of the Board in October and replaced him with Calhoun, in a move said at the time ...

by | December 23, 2019 | 17:10

Pichai's new salary package will be applicable from 1 January. Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin made a decision to step down from their current positions in the parent company Alphabet earlier this month , making Sundar Pichai the CEO of both Google and Alphabet.

by | December 23, 2019 | 10:15

The investment, $200 million - sourced from global investment firm Tetragon , Japanese finance-centric conglomerate SBI, and Route 66 Ventures . While the funding announcement is a positive news for the XRP community, many continue to doubt the role of Ripple and XRP.

by | December 23, 2019 | 05:15

China hopes Washington will "seriously implement the important consensus" that the two leaders have reached over various conversations, "pay high attention and attach great importance to China's concerns, and prevent bilateral relations and important agendas from being disturbed", Xi was reported as saying.

by | December 23, 2019 | 04:57

Madan Sabnavis, chief economist at CARE Ratings, said through such operations the RBI is trying to smoothen the yield curve and signalling correction in yield at the long end (especially 10-year bonds). "The RBI would buy Rs 10,000 crore worth of the current benchmark 10-year bond while selling four bonds maturing in 2020 for an equivalent amount on December 23, 2019".

by | December 23, 2019 | 01:31

The Fed has highlighted below-target inflation as a reason it could cut its benchmark short-term rate three times this year to aid an economy that was being slowed by uncertainties from the U.S. Consumer spending, which represents nearly two-thirds of the nation's economic activity, grew between July and September by 3.2 per cent, an improvement over the previous estimate of 2.9 per cent.

by | December 23, 2019 | 00:58

The private sector grew by 2.1 percent, up an estimated 59,100 jobs, while public sector employment rose 1.3 percent with a net gain of 7,500 jobs. The commonwealth's unemployment rate increased by one-tenth of a percentage point from November 2018 while the national rate was down two-tenths of a percentage point over the year.