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Insurer Aetna to buy Humana in $35B deal

Article by AP | Published 07/03/15 | Comments (0)

Aetna will spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts to the f...

   
 

Wall St. Edged Down On Greece Worries, Tepid U.S. Data

Article by Reuters | Published 07/02/15 | Comments (0)

(Reuters) - U.S. stocks closed down slightly on Thursday after the International Monetary Fund warned Greece ahead of its Sunday referendum that it faces a hu...

   
 

PayPal Sends $890 Million To Buy Money-transfer Firm Xo...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/02/15 | Comments (0)

The digital payments firm continues its acquisition push ahead of its split from eBay later this month. PayPal unveiled its plans to buy money-transfer company...

   
 

BP Settles 2010 U.S. Oil Spill Claims For $18.7 Billion

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/02/15 | Comments (0)

BP Plc (BP.L)(BP.N) has reached a comprehensive $18.7 billion settlement with the U.S. government and five states, a landmark deal that effectively ends ye...

   
 

Wall Street Rises After Mixed June Jobs Report

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/02/15 | Comments (0)

Wall Street climbed slightly higher Thursday as traders digested mixed data from the June jobs report. As of 9:34 a.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ros...

   
 

Greece, Data Help Propel Wall Street Higher

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/01/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities made a broad move higher on Wednesday, the first trading day of the second half of the year, and the second-straight day of gains. Investors dig...

   
 

DOJ Investigating Potential Airline Collusion

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 07/01/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON –  A document obtained by The Associated Press shows the Justice Department is investigating whether airlines are colluding to grow at a...

   
 

Greece Defaults

Article by Business Insider | Published 06/30/15 | Comments (0)

Greece has officially missed its payment to the IMF.  Though this is not technically considered a "default" — the IMF now considers Greece "in arr...

   
 

Dow Plunges 350 Points, Worst Drop of 2015, Amid Ongoin...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/29/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. equity markets posted their biggest sell off of the year Monday amid the ongoing crisis in Greece as investors weigh the possibility of the nation's...

   
 

Greeks Line Up at Banks and Drain ATMs as Tsipras Calls...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/27/15 | Comments (0)

Greece’s banks may need an injection of fresh emergency funds to operate Monday as people rushed to pull out money after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras...

   
 

Stocks Slip on Weakness in Tech Shares

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/26/15 | Comments (0)

World stock markets slipped on Friday, in part on weakness in technology shares, while signs of a possible agreement between Greece and its creditors sent U.S...

   
 

Kerry Held $1 Million in Noble Energy Stocks, Connected...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/25/15 | Comments (0)

At the same time he urged PM Netanyahu to resolve clash between Noble and Israeli regulators US Secretary of State John Kerry reportedly held up to $1 million...

   
 

Wall Street Drifts Amid Upbeat Economic Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/25/15 | Comments (0)

Healthcare stocks surged after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld tax subsidies key to Obamacare but the broader market was little changed in afternoon trading as ...

   
 

Wall Street Edges up in Quiet Session; Nasdaq Ends at R...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/23/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended with slight gains on Tuesday, with the Nasdaq eking out another record close while investors continued to await clarity on whether Greece co...

   
 

Here's Why Home Sales Are Finally Surging

Article by AP | Published 06/23/15 | Comments (0)

US homes selling at fastest pace since 2007 as buyers scramble to stay ahead of rising prices WASHINGTON (AP) -- Real estate has gotten hot again. Home sales...

   
 

Wall Street up on Greece Hopes; Nasdaq Hits Record

Article by Reuters | Published 06/22/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed higher on Monday, with the Nasdaq ending at a record, as hopes grew that a deal would be reached in Europe that would prevent Greece from d...

   
 

Wall Street Falls as Greek Deadline Looms

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/19/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell on Friday ahead of a summit next week that could decide whether Greece will need to print its own currency and ditch the euro. Euro zone lea...

   
 

Feds Announce Largest Ever Criminal Medical Fraud Taked...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/19/15 | Comments (0)

Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia Matthew Burwell announced yesterday the largest ever ...

   
 

Average US Rate On 30-Year Mortgage Eases To 4 Percent

Article by AP | Published 06/18/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates eased this week after hitting their highest levels this year in the previous week. Mortgage gia...

   
 

2015's Biggest Israeli Tech Exit Yet: Chinese XIO ...

Article by Eliezer Sherman | Published 06/18/15 | Comments (0)

Chinese investment fund XIO Group has agreed to acquire Israeli medical technology developer Lumenis for $14 per share in cash, or an aggregate $510 million, ...

   
 

Nasdaq Hits Record; Stocks Rally on Strong Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/18/15 | Comments (0)

The Nasdaq Composite closed at a record on Thursday with stocks on Wall Street boosted by strong economic data. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 178.83 po...

   
 

Nasdaq Breaks Record-High Set During Dotcom Boom

Article by Reuters | Published 06/18/15 | Comments (0)

June 18 (Reuters) - The Nasdaq Composite index surpassed the 15-year all-time high it set during the peak of the dotcom bubble on Thursday as more data sho...

   
 

Applications For US Jobless Aid Fall To Nearly 15-year ...

Article by AP | Published 06/18/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking unemployment benefits fell last week, evidence that layoffs remain at unusually low levels and the job ma...

   
 

US Regulators Impose Limits On Mortgage Business For 6 ...

Article by AP | Published 06/17/15 | Comments (0)

US regulators impose limits on mortgage business for 6 banks; end orders against 3 others WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal regulators have slapped restrictions on t...

   
 

Wall Street Ends Higher in Choppy Post-Fed Trading

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/17/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended slightly higher following a choppy session Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said the U.S. economy is likely strong enough to withstand an...

   
 

Wall Street Rises as Fed Meet Eyed

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/16/15 | Comments (0)

Wall Street was higher in afternoon trading on Tuesday as deal activity picked up in the consumer and healthcare sectors and investors waited for the outcome ...

   
 

Stocks Down Worldwide, But U.S. Ends Off Session Lows

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/15/15 | Comments (0)

Stock markets around the world fell on Monday, pressured by the collapse of 11th-hour talks between the near-bankrupt Greece and its creditors, with investors w...

   
 

Target Selling Pharmacy, Clinic Businesses to CVS Healt...

Article by AP | Published 06/15/15 | Comments (0)

Target is selling its pharmacy and clinic businesses to the drugstore chain CVS Health for about $1.9 billion in a deal that combines the resources of two reta...

   
 

Triple Digit Loss Slams Dow Industrials

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/12/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks declined Friday amid uncertainty about a Greek bailout deal. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 148 points, or 0.8%, to 17892. The S&P 5...

   
 

U.S. Stocks End Higher, On Pace For Weekly Gain

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/11/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed higher on Thursday, adding to strong gains made a day earlier, as retail sales provided more evidence of a strengthening economy. But the ...

   
 

Sears Posts Biggest Drop In Sales Can It Survive?

Article by AP | Published 06/09/15 | Comments (0)

New York - Sears Holdings Corp’s strategy to cut advertising and discounting is raising concerns among analysts who question whether the venerable retaile...

   
 

For Charedi Men, Stock Trading Strikes A Good Balance

Article by Niv Elis | Published 06/09/15 | Comments (0)

“To me this is the ultimate solution. It combines Torah life with work and family perfectly,” says one of the stock traders. Every afternoon, after...

   
 

Stocks Retreat as Strong Jobs Report Puts Spotlight on ...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/08/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow slipped into negative territory for the year amid a modest selloff Monday, reflecting Wall Street’s mixed reactions to an upbeat jobs report. A...

   
 

Jobs Report: U.S. Added 280,000 Jobs In May As Unemploy...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/05/15 | Comments (0)

Employers added 280,000 jobs in May, according to the latest jobs report out from the Bureau of Labor Statistic Friday morning. Economists were forecasting an...

   
 

Wall Street Drops Ahead of Jobs Report

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/04/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, hit by nervousness ahead of Friday's jobs report and lingering uncertainty over a Greece aid deal with creditors. Declinin...

   
 

Wall Street Ends Higher on Greece Optimism

Article by CNBC | Published 06/03/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday despite a sharp rally in bond yields as investors found encouragement in signs of economic growth and coming resolution...

   
 

Hedge Fund Mogul Paulson Gives Harvard Record $400 Mill...

Article by Reuters | Published 06/03/15 | Comments (0)

BOSTON, June 3 (Reuters) - Harvard University, which has educated many of the world's wealthiest investors, is now getting its biggest single gift from...

   
 

Stocks Grind Higher as Microsoft, Altera Lead Tech Sec...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 06/01/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Stocks added to gains mid-afternoon Monday as investors processed a range of data from the ISM Manufacturing Index to U...

   
 

US Gas Prices Rise 4 Cents a Gallon; Big Hikes May Be E...

Article by AP | Published 05/31/15 | Comments (0)

The average price of gasoline has increased 4 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.84 a gallon. Still, that's a tiny increase compared to the 35-c...

   
 

Rimanover Rebbe, Shlita, to Visit Baltimore And Silver...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 05/31/15 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - May 29, 2015 - The Baltimore/Silver Spring communities will have the great honor to host the Rimanover Rebbe, Shlita, Grand Rabbi Chaim Eluzer W...

   
 

Stocks Extend Drop After Report Shows Economic Contract...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/29/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were lower in early afternoon trading on Friday, weighed by data that showed the economy contracted in the first quarter and as weak data for May ...

   
 

Stocks End Lower Amid Rate-hike Worries

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/28/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended Thursday's choppy session slightly lower as investors grappled with comments from Federal Reserve officials about the possibility of ra...

   
 

Nasdaq Sets Record as Wall Street Bounces Back

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/27/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended sharply higher on Wednesday and the Nasdaq logged a record high close, led by a rebound in technology and healthcare stocks and optimism tha...

   
 

Wall Street Falls on Concerns About Europe, U.S. Rate H...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/26/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday, pushing the S&P 500 to its biggest decline in three weeks, weighed down by concerns about Greece and some upbeat data that fu...

   
 

IRS Says Thieves Stole Tax Info From 100,000

Article by AP | Published 05/26/15 | Comments (0)

Washington - Thieves used an online service provided by the IRS to gain access to information from more than 100,000 taxpayers, the agency said Tuesday. The ...

   
 

U.S. New Home Sales, Prices Rise Strongly In April

Article by Reuters | Published 05/26/15 | Comments (0)

Washington - New U.S. single-family home sales rose more than expected in April and the median price surged, suggesting the housing market recovery was gainin...

   
 

Charter Agrees To Buy Time Warner Cable For $56 Billion

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/26/15 | Comments (0)

John Malone's Charter Communications Inc struck a $56 billion deal to buy Time Warner Cable Inc, seeking to combine the third and second largest U.S....

   
 

Wall Street Closes Flat Ahead of Holiday Weekend

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were mixed Friday, but off intraday lows, after Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen reiterated the central bank's intention to raise shor...

   
 

Wall Street Closes Higher; S&P Ends at Records

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/21/15 | Comments (0)

The S&P 500 closed at a record high on Thursday after disappointing economic data bolstered expectations that an interest rate hike will come only later i...

   
 

U.S. Stocks Inch Higher

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/19/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks traded little changed Tuesday, pausing a day after the Dow industrials and the S&P 500 climbed to record highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Averag...

   
 

Dow Jones Industrials, S&P 500 Close at Record High...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/18/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow Jones industrial average and S&P 500 ended at record highs on Monday, helped by a rally in Apple as well as tepid economic data suggesting the Fed...

   
 

FAO Schwarz's Manhattan Store to Close in July

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/15 | Comments (0)

The FAO Schwarz toy store in midtown Manhattan will close in July because of rising rents, leaving the 153-year-old brand without a retail outlet. Toys &ld...

   
 

US Electronic Payment Company Buys Israel's Seerga...

Article by Anav Silverman, Tazpit News Ag... | Published 05/15/15 | Comments (0)

The American electronic payment company MyECheck has bought Israeli company Seergate Ltd, which provides electronic payment solutions, for $3 million. The Cal...

   
 

S&P 500 Captures New Record, Dow Closes Behind

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/15/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday, with the S&P 500 closing at a record high for a second straight session after a ream of weak economic data. Th...

   
 

Carl Icahn Takes $100 Million Stake in Lyft

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/15/15 | Comments (0)

For once, a company is excited about adding Carl Icahn as a shareholder. The activist billionaire has invested $100 million in ride-sharing startup Lyft Inc....

   
 

S&P 500 Closes at Record High, Helped by Weaker Dol...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/14/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended sharply stronger on Thursday and the S&P 500 closed at a record high as a weaker dollar offered the possibility of stronger sales for U....

   
 

Wall Street Wavers on the Back of Two-Day Drop

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/13/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were little changed Wednesday, pausing after two sessions of declines. The S&P 500 index lost one point to 2098. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composit...

   
 

Blackstone In Talks To Buy Mega Supermarket Chain

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/13/15 | Comments (0)

Former Israel Ambassador to the UN Dan Gillerman is representing Blackstone in the talks. US private equity investment banking company the Blackstone Group L....

   
 

Verizon To Acquire AOL In $4.4 Billion Deal

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/12/15 | Comments (0)

Telecom giant Verizon (VZ) said Tuesday it will acquire digital conglomerate AOL (AOL) in a deal valued at approximately $4.4 billion. Verizon says the deal is...

   
 

Wall St Ends Down on Global Woes, Oil Weighs

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/11/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fall on worries about Greece's precarious financial condition and slowing growth in China, while energy stocks fell on weaker oil prices. Th...

   
 

USPS reports $1.5B loss

Article by AP | Published 05/08/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service on Friday reported a net loss of $1.5 billion during the first three months of this year, noting that while ...

   
 

Wall Street Soars After Jobs Growth Rebounds

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/08/15 | Comments (0)

Wall Street soared in early afternoon trading on Friday after strong jobs data for April indicated a pickup in the economy, which could prompt the Federal Res...

   
 

223,000 Jobs Added as U.S. Job Growth Seen Regaining St...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/08/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth likely rebounded last month and the unemployment rate probably dropped to a near seven-year low, signs of a pick up in...

   
 

Jobless Claims Hold Near 15-Year Low

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/07/15 | Comments (0)

(Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose marginally last week, staying near a 15-year low in a sign that the l...

   
 

Report: 1,580 IRS Workers Evaded Taxes Over 10-year Per...

Article by AP | Published 05/07/15 | Comments (0)

Nearly 1,600 IRS workers were found to have willfully evaded taxes over a 10-year period, including some who were responsible for enforcing the nation's ...

   
 

Wall St. Ends Up With Berkshire, Financial Shares

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/04/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended higher on Monday as Berkshire Hathaway led financial stocks higher, while shares of McDonald's declined after the fast-food chain'...

   
 

Iran Claims New Oil Export Record of 7 Million Barrels ...

Article by David Daoud | Published 05/04/15 | Comments (0)

Despite the continuation of economic sanctions against Iran, the country is claiming that it hit a new oil export record of 7 million barrels in one day, semi...

   
 

Israel's Economy Defies Logic

Article by Yoram Ettinger | Published 05/04/15 | Comments (0)

Irrespective of a cynical and gullible “elite” media, independent of diplomatic pressure, political correctness and conventional wisdom, in defian...

   
 

Wall Street Rebounds, But Ends Lower For Week

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/01/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks bounced back sharply on Friday as investors snapped up beaten-down shares in the healthcare and technology sectors, and as data gave further signs...

   
 

Stocks End Down As Apple, Biotechs Weigh

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/30/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks sold off on Thursday, pushing the Nasdaq down for a fourth day, as Apple shares declined and earnings results in other tech and biotech names disapp...

   
 

Wall Street Closes at Record Highs on Tech Earnings

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/24/15 | Comments (0)

The Nasdaq and S&P 500 ended at record highs on Friday, propelled by strong results from tech behemoths Google, Amazon and Microsoft. All three major inde...

   
 

Nasdaq Closes at First Record Since 2000

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/23/15 | Comments (0)

Nasdaq Sets All-Time High The Nasdaq Composite closed at a record high on Thursday for the first time since the technology bubble burst 15 years ago. The Dow ...

   
 

Wall Street Climb As Investors Digest Earnings, Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/22/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose in afternoon trading on Wednesday as Visa's potential entry into the Chinese domestic market and McDonald's turnaround plan helped ...

   
 

Google Rolls Out New U.S. Cell Phone Service

Article by Reuters | Published 04/22/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK, April 22 (Reuters) - Google Inc on Wednesday launched a new U.S. wireless service that will enable customers to pay only for the data they use and...

   
 

Ohr Chadash Academy (OCA) Student Government Runs Pre-P...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/22/15 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - April 22, 2015 - Before the Pesach break, Rabbi Moshe Margolese, Administrator and Dean of Students at Ohr Chadash Academy (OCA), delivered an a...

   
 

Rebound Rally: Stocks End Up, Eye Tech Earnings

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Wall Street ended sharply higher on Monday after China moved to stimulate its slowing economy while cautious optimism about U.S. earnings lured investors into...

   
 

US Senator Says It's Time To Put A Woman On The $2...

Article by AP | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

CONCORD, N.H. — The first woman to serve as both governor and U.S. senator is backing a campaign to put a female face on the $20 bill. Sen. Jeanne S...

   
 

Street Ends Red After Rocky Trade

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

Wall Street took a nose dive Friday, with the major indices down more than 1% as investors worried over new regulations in China, Greek debt talks and weak ea...

   
 

Stocks End Slightly Down with Earnings in Focus

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended marginally lower on Thursday as lingering worries about upcoming corporate earnings reports offset enthusiasm about a trio of soaring Wall S...

   
 

Wall Street Rises On Oil, Upbeat Earnings

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/15/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday, fueled by gains in oil companies and speculation that upcoming first-quarter earnings reports might not be quite as we...

   
 

Wall Street Seesaws as Traders Digest Earnings, Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 moved higher on Tuesday, helped by energy stocks and March-quarter earnings reports that topped modest expectations but did little to ...

   
 

On Tax Week, Obama Scoffs At GOP Plan To Repeal Estate ...

Article by AP | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — As Americans race to meet this week's tax deadline, President Barack Obama accused Republicans on Monday of trying to boost the riches...

   
 

Live In Apartment? Why Your Rent Will Rise Again This Y...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

LOS ANGELES -- Living in an apartment? Expect your rent to go up again. Renting has gotten increasingly expensive over the last five years. The average U.S...

   
 

Christie: End SS For Seniors Earning $200K Plus

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

MANCHESTER, N.H. - Gov. Christie called for scaling back Social Security benefits for seniors earning more than $80,000 and ending payments entirely for ...

   
 

Stocks Fall Ahead of Earnings Wave; Crude Oil Closes Hi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/13/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK   -- Stocks erased all gains and slipped into the red by mid-afternoon Monday as Wall Street placed bets on a weaker series of earnings thi...

   
 

Nasdaq Leads Stocks Higher Amid Oil Pressure, Mostly Do...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/08/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday as investors shook off a plunge in oil prices and digested the Federal Reserve's meeting minutes as mostly dovish...

   
 

Wall Street Slips Ahead of Close

Article by CNBC | Published 04/07/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed mildly lower on Tuesday as investors eyed continued gains in oil and the dollar ahead of the unofficial start of earnings season on Wednesd...

   
 

Fed Rate-Hike Timing Back in Focus, Wall Street Jumps

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/06/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose on Monday as expectations the Federal Reserve will push any interest rate increases further into the year offset concerns over faltering econ...

   
 

Average US Rate On 30-Year Mortgage Barely Moves At 3.7...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/02/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates barely moved this week, remaining close to historically low levels as the spring home-buying season g...

   
 

4 Dead, 16 Hurt In Oil Platform Fire In Gulf Of Mexico

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/02/15 | Comments (0)

At least four people were killed and 16 workers injured when a fire erupted early Wednesday on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico belonging to Mexico's ...

   
 

Doubts Over U.S. Growth Cool Dollar Rally

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/02/15 | Comments (0)

The dollar lost ground on Thursday, the last trading day of the week for many markets ahead of Easter, after disappointing U.S. economic data on Wednesday ...

   
 

U.S. Stocks Decline Amid Weaker-Than-Forecast Jobs, Fac...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/01/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell, after a ninth straight quarterly gain, as weaker-than-estimated data on hiring and manufacturing reinforced concern that economic growth may...

   
 

Stocks Gain More Than 250 Points On Encouraging Signs I...

Article by AP | Published 03/30/15 | Comments (0)

New York -  U.S. stock indexes are closing higher following encouraging news on consumer spending and home sales. Energy stocks and banks had some of the ...

   
 

Wall Street Plunges on Weak Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/25/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities skidded into the close of trade on Wednesday as a weaker-than-expected read on durable goods orders weighed on sentiment, triggering profit tak...

   
 

Kraft And Heinz to Form North America's No.3 Food...

Article by Reuters | Published 03/25/15 | Comments (0)

Kraft Foods Group Inc, the maker of Velveeta cheese, will merge with ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, owned by 3G Capital and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hath...

   
 

Stocks Close Lower; Weaker Dollar Eyed

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/23/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks edged lower on Monday on the heels of strong gains in the prior week, as investors weighed fluctuations in the dollar and its impact on other mark...

   
 

Analysis: The Israel Election Decided By One Vote

Article by Gil Hoffman | Published 03/17/15 | Comments (0)

 Now that the role of the people is over, the election will be decided by one man: President Reuven Rivlin.  With all due respect to the millions o...

   
 

Dow Adds 225 Points Amid Dollar, Oil Slide

Article by CNBC | Published 03/16/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks traded more than 1 percent higher on Monday as investors eyed weakness in the dollar and oil prices ahead of Wednesday's key Fed meeting. "T...

   
 

Oil Price Will Likely Fall Further, Global Agency Says

Article by AP | Published 03/13/15 | Comments (0)

A global energy agency says the oil market has further to drop as supplies from the U.S. show no sign of slowing. The International Energy Agency, a watchdog t...