-7.8 C
Manitoba, Canada
Sunday, April 22, 2018
Trump's next $100 billion tariff dilemma: hit Wal-Mart or Apple Store?

Trump’s next $100 billion tariff dilemma: hit Wal-Mart or Apple Store?

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumers may be about to directly feel the effects of the trade fight started by U.S. President Trump...
U.S., European regulators mandate checks on some 737 engines

U.S., European regulators mandate checks on some 737 engines

WASHINGTON/PARIS (Reuters) - European and U.S. airline regulators on Friday ordered mandatory inspections within 20 days of aircraft engines similar to one involved...
Wall Street opens flat on tech, oil weakness

Wall Street opens flat on tech, oil weakness

(Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes opened flat on Friday, as strong earnings from industrials General Electric and Honeywell were offset by declines in...
P&G's vitamin boost could signal more to come

P&G’s vitamin boost could signal more to come

LONDON/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Procter & Gamble’s $4.2 billion deal for Merck’s vitamin and supplements business is the latest example of a major consumer...
New York's 'Fearless Girl' to stare down the Stock Exchange

New York’s ‘Fearless Girl’ to stare down the Stock Exchange

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The bronze statue of a little girl that became a tourism phenomenon by staring down Wall Street’s massive “Charging...
Wall Street opens lower as chip stocks, Apple drag

Wall Street opens lower as chip stocks, Apple drag

(Reuters) - The benchmark S&P 500 index and the Nasdaq opened lower after three days of gains on Thursday as technology stocks took...
P&G to buy German Merck's consumer health business for about $4.21 billion

P&G to buy German Merck’s consumer health business for about $4.21 billion

(Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co agreed to acquire the consumer health business of German pharmaceuticals company Merck KGaA for about 3.4 billion...
Energy, transport stocks lift Wall Street, IBM drags

Energy, transport stocks lift Wall Street, IBM drags

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The S&P 500 eked out a small gain while the Dow declined after a volatile trading session on Wednesday,...
Morgan Stanley warns on volatility after profit jump

Morgan Stanley warns on volatility after profit jump

(Reuters) - Morgan Stanley (MS.N) tracked arch rival Goldman Sachs in delivering stronger-than-expected results on Wednesday, but sounded a note of caution about...
China Huarong shares halted as chairman investigated for suspected graft

China Huarong shares halted as chairman investigated for suspected graft

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Trading in shares of China Huarong Asset Management Co Ltd (2799.HK) and two of its units were suspended on...
Wall Street rises on earnings hopes, Netflix soars

Wall Street rises on earnings hopes, Netflix soars

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stock indexes rallied on Tuesday on broad-based gains while Netflix and UnitedHealth earnings impressed investors and boosted optimism...
Investors cut exposure to tech stocks: BAML survey

Investors cut exposure to tech stocks: BAML survey

LONDON (Reuters) - Alarm bells are ringing over valuations of the world’s leading technology stocks with worries over regulation causing many investors to...
Asia stocks edge up on steady China GDP, earnings in focus

Asia stocks edge up on steady China GDP, earnings in focus

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asia stocks rose modestly on Tuesday following data showing China’s economy grew a little faster than expected in the first...
Netflix original shows lure more new subscribers than expected

Netflix original shows lure more new subscribers than expected

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc’s blitz of new programming attracted a surprisingly high 7.4 million new customers from January to March, reassuring investors who...
BofA profit beats estimates on higher interest rates, loan growth

BofA profit beats estimates on higher interest rates, loan growth

(Reuters) - Bank of America (BAC.N) reported a 34 percent rise in first-quarter profit on Monday, topping Wall Street estimates, as the bank...
J&J Baby Powder litigation takes new focus with asbestos claims

J&J Baby Powder litigation takes new focus with asbestos claims

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A $117 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) and a supplier in favor of a man who said...
Starbucks chief executive apologizes for arrests of two black men

Starbucks chief executive apologizes for arrests of two black men

(Reuters) - Starbucks Chief Executive Kevin Johnson apologized late on Saturday for the arrests of two black men at a Philadelphia coffee shop...
Union chief upbeat on prospects for deal in German wage talks

Union chief upbeat on prospects for deal in German wage talks

POTSDAM, Germany (Reuters) - Negotiators for both Germany’s public sector unions and employers signaled a willingness to compromise at the start of a...
'Boiled frog syndrome': Germany's China problem

‘Boiled frog syndrome’: Germany’s China problem

SCHROBENHAUSEN, Germany (Reuters) - Bauer, a big producer of construction equipment, is better placed than many German companies that invested heavily in China...
China slows review of chip company mergers amid trade tensions: WSJ

China slows review of chip company mergers amid trade tensions: WSJ

(Reuters) - Two multi-billion dollar takeovers of semiconductor makers are being stalled by Chinese regulatory reviews amid rising U.S.-China trade tensions, the Wall...
Musk insists Tesla does not need more capital, predicts profit soon

Musk insists Tesla does not need more capital, predicts profit soon

(Reuters) - Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) will be profitable in the third and fourth quarters of this year and will not have to raise...

Latest News

World Bank says shareholders endorse capital increase

World Bank says shareholders endorse capital increase

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The World Bank said on Saturday its shareholders had endorsed a $13 billion paid-in capital increase, a series of internal...
Medical questions will impact New England Patriots' draft - New England Patriots Blog

Medical questions will impact New England Patriots’ draft – New England Patriots Blog

Exploring some hot New England Patriots topics in mailbag form:@MikeReiss where do you feel we go at #23 and #31? Evans or Vander...