Stories about Markets

Nov 21 2018

Here Are All the Stores Open and Closed on Thanksgiving 2018

Specifically, it is planning to hold a four day " shopping " event. Again, it typically doesn't do much for Black Friday - let alone Cyber Monday - so it'll be intere...

Nov 20 2018

Nissan shares tumble after chairman's arrest

Ghosn, a dual French and Lebanese citizen, was brought in for questioning Monday on allegations of shady financial dealings within the company. The company said its inv...

Nov 19 2018

Jennie-O ground turkey products recalled for salmonella concern

Jennie-O is recalling more than 90,000 pounds of ground turkey that could be contaminated with salmonella . The CDC is "NOT advising that consumers avoid eating pr...

Nov 19 2018

One dead and 47 injured in fuel tax protests in France

French media reports said about 40,000 protesters threw up about 150 roadblocks across France Sunday, compared with about 287,000 protesters and about 2,000 blocked roads...

Nov 15 2018

Quicktake: Why are oil prices plunging?

Brent crude futures, the global benchmark fell by 7.34 percent to $64.97, while US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) lost $2 in less than 30 minutes to sell at $55.12 on Tu...

Nov 14 2018

OPEC moves to combat plummeting oil prices

Worldwide benchmark Brent crude oil futures were at $69.39 per barrel, down 73 cents, or 1 percent, from their last close. Oil prices have shed a fifth of their val...

Nov 11 2018

In 5 minutes of online sale, Alibaba rakes in $3 billion

Alibaba Group Executive Chairman Jack Ma was present at the gala night for countdown to the Global Shopping Festival 11.11 in Shanghai . Alibaba Group Holding Ltd ....

Nov 10 2018

Boeing crash clues spark questions over why plane cleared to fly

It merely stressed that pilots should follow procedures in the flight manual when encountering erroneous data. In a statement, Boeing said that in the investigation o...

Nov 08 2018

Tesla announces Elon Musk's replacement as board chair: Robyn Denholm

Tesla said she will take the full-time role after serving out a six-month notice period, during which she'll step town as chair of Tesla's audit committee. "Great respec...

Nov 08 2018

Lowe's to shut 51 stores across North America

What's more, the closure of these stores isn't a portentous sign that the company will disappear from shopping centers across the country. The company said most employe...

Nov 05 2018

USA and China optimistic on trade, plan talks at G20 summit

But within hours of the upbeat assessments, the US Justice Department took aim at another Chinese firm it accused of unfair practices, part of an across-the-board press...

Nov 03 2018

India protests against proposed Pak-China bus service via PoK

The project is meant to modernise Pakistani infrastructure and bolster the country economy by building various transportation networks, energy projects and special econom...

Nov 03 2018

Oil prices fall on signs of rising supplies

Cohen says Barclays expects a flat performance from oil in 2019 in spite of the geopolitical environment because US shale production is likely to ramp up, replacing s...

Oct 31 2018

RBI Governor Urjit Patel may not quit, resignation reports baseless

In open letter, All India Reserve Bank Employees Association says govt must desist from nibbling at central bank's autonomy and let it do its job in an unfettered way, el...

Oct 29 2018

IBM Is Prepping To Buy Red Hat For RM142 Billion

In 2000, IBM pledged that it would invest $1 billion in support of Linux and has been partners with Red Hat since at least 1998. Rometty told Reuters on Sunday that t...

Oct 29 2018

Indonesia plane carrying 188 passengers crashes into the sea

Swedish flight tracking service Flightradar24 reported that the airplane was a Boeing 737 that had been delivered to Lion Air in August. The last major accident i...

Oct 28 2018

Saudi Foreign Minister says global outcry over Khashoggi 'hysterical'

Saudi Arabia, which had initially said the Washington Post columnist left the consulate alive, came closer Thursday to acknowledging that his murder was premeditated as...

Oct 28 2018

Billion Dollar Winning Lottery Ticket Sold

SC law allows winners to remain anonymous as they please, and the state is one of eight which employ the rule. She cited "security procedures". The jackpot now resets a...

Oct 27 2018

Weak Amazon, Alphabet results ignite growth worries

But its revenue grew less than Wall Street analysts expected, and Amazon's shares fell after the results were released. The company's burgeoning advertising business ...