U.S. stock futures indicated a slightly firmer start on Friday, with some calm returning to the market after a week of geopolitical jitters, as North Korea made a restrained response to the U.S. withdrawal from a planned summit.
Pyongyang held off from turning up the tensions after Presid
Media headlines about Orexigen Therapeutics (NASDAQ:OREX) have trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies
Both Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Google’s parent company,Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL), are trading near their all-time highs. Amazon’s stock has climbed so much in the past 12 months, it’s made its founder and CEO Jeff Bezos the second wealthiest person in the world, recently surpassing Warren Buffett and Amancio Ortega. Alphabet shares are up a modest 11%, compared with....More>>>
President Trump’s budget plan – due to be released tomorrow (May 23) – is expected to cut some $1.7 trillion worth of government programs.
And $800 billion of those cuts will reduce federal funding for Medicaid and Medicaid-related programs in particular. These cuts could therefore affect roughly 70 million low-income children, adults, seniors, and disabled Americans....More>>>
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If you’ve overestimated the daily demand for chia seed and homemade granola pots, or dripping, do you just throw the food out, or try and sell it quickly on the cheap?
Fifty eateries in London, including Aubaine, Hummus Bros, The Quality Chop House, and Michelin-starred Aquavit, can now opt for the latter through a mobile app, Karma, which launched in the city....More>>>
Systematic Financial Management LP trimmed its stake in Hudbay Minerals Inc (NYSE:HBM) (TSE:HBM) by 52.3% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 1,332,841 shares of the mining company’s sto
A little more than three months ago I wrote an article saying so-called safe haven stocks aren't so safe. I pointed out that consumer staples stocks, as measured by the XLP the popular consumer staples tracking ETF were already off by 6 percent in early March. I take no pleasure in pointing th