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Shekel Strengthens Sharply

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/28/15 | Comments (0)

FXCM Israel: It is likely that the shekel-dollar fall will accelerate towards NIS 3.93/$. The shekel is strengthening sharply against the dollar and the euro ...

   
 

Qatari-Led Group Wins $4 Billion Battle For London'...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/28/15 | Comments (0)

A Qatari-led consortium looked set to win its long-running battle to buy Songbird Estates Plc (SBDE.L) on Wednesday after the owner of London's Canary W...

   
 

Record iPhone Sales Drive Blowout Quarter For Apple

Article by AP | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

Apple had another blowout quarter thanks to its new plus-sized iPhones, which helped the company smash sales records for the holiday season. Apple said Tuesd...

   
 

TODAY - Why Parshas Hamon is Recited on Tuesday of Pars...

Article by A Talmid | Published 01/27/15 | Comments (0)

A few years ago, I wrote about Parshas Hamon. As is known, there is a segula from R' Mendel of Riminov ZY"A to read Parshas Hamon the Tue...

   
 

World Stock Markets Flat; Euro Steadies After Syriza Wi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The euro steadied after losing ground on Monday, suggesting confidence in the ECB's new money-printing program despite Greek electio...

   
 

Bloomberg Changes Things Up As He Returns to His News O...

Article by Suzanne Vega | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

There have been many changes since the founder of Bloomberg, Michael R. Bloomberg, returned from City Hall. Some big and some small, but nonetheless the compa...

   
 

Shekel Tests NIS 4/$

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/26/15 | Comments (0)

Yossi Frank: Unless the dollar continues strengthening globally, we are unlikely to see a significant breakthrough above this level. The shekel has weakened ...

   
 

US Gas Prices Fell 13 Cents Per Gallon, But Expected To...

Article by AP | Published 01/25/15 | Comments (0)

The average price of a regular gallon of gas dropped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07, but it could soon rise. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Su...

   
 

T-Mobile to Offer New Phone Deals to People With Bad Cr...

Article by AP | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

T-Mobile says it will offer deals on new smartphones to customers with bad or no credit, regardless of how they pay, and charge no interest. The nation's...

   
 

Wall Street Climbs After ECB's Historic Move

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/22/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose to session highs on Thursday after the European Central Bank announced larger than expected measures to stimulate the region's sagging e...

   
 

US Settles Case Over Fake Facebook Page

Article by AP | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

The Justice Department has reached a $134,000 settlement with a New York woman after federal drug agents used information from her cellphone to set up a fake ...

   
 

Wall Street Falters as Energy Sector Weighs

Article by Reuters | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks dipped on Tuesday after the International Monetary Fund reduced its growth forecasts for 2015 and 2016, but the outlook also boosted hopes central...

   
 

American Who Sent $67K to Al-Qaida Gets 15 Years in Pri...

Article by AP | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

A New Yorker who sent $67,000 to al-Qaida and pledged his support to the terror group was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in prison by a judge who cited the de...

   
 

JP Business: Rubin Schron Seeks to Purchase an UES Prop...

Article by Suzanne Vega | Published 01/20/15 | Comments (0)

Rubin Schron has a lot on his plate. Schron intends to buy a 12-story property on the Upper East Side for more than $90 million. Schron’s Cammeby’s...

   
 

Stocks Close Lower, Investors Digest Swiss Move

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

U.S. stocks fell for a fifth straight day on Thursday as bank results disappointed and investors fretted over the potential impact of global economic weakness...

   
 

BlackBerry, Samsung Deny Report Of Takeover Talks

Article by AP | Published 01/15/15 | Comments (0)

BlackBerry Ltd. and Samsung Electronics Co. denied a report that they are in talks for Samsung to make a takeover offer for the Canadian company. “Blac...

   
 

Obama To Renew Push For Paid Leave For Working Parents

Article by AP | Published 01/14/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama is renewing his push for paid leave for working parents. White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett said Obama on Thursday will again c...

   
 

Wall Street Plunges

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/14/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged more than 340 points Wednesday afternoon after a string of economic data, including disappointing December retai...

   
 

Wall Street Plunges After Weaker-than-Expected Retail S...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/14/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stock markets opened sharply lower Wednesday after a string of economic data, including disappointing December retail sales numbers, left investors jitte...

   
 

Wall Street Falls for Third Day

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/13/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended down slightly in a volatile session on Tuesday, led by a drop in materials and energy shares following further weakness in commodity prices....

   
 

Social Security Won't Seize Tax Refunds To Collect ...

Article by Sol Rieger | Published 01/12/15 | Comments (0)

People who owe old debts to the Social Security Administration are getting a reprieve this tax season: The federal government won’t be seizing their tax...

   
 

Obama Signs Terrorism Insurance Renewal

Article by AP | Published 01/12/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama has signed into law a renewal of a federal program credited with reviving the market for insurance against terrorist attacks after its ...

   
 

Oil Prices Tank; Falls Below $50

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/12/15 | Comments (0)

Even as Saudi Arabia and its Gulf OPEC allies appear united in their refusal to cut output to boost global oil prices, they are becoming locked in an incr...

   
 

Oil Hits April 2009 Low, Then Pares Loss On U.S. Oil Ri...

Article by Reuters | Published 01/09/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK - Global oil prices resumed their slide on Friday after two days of relative calm, with Brent and U.S. crude hitting their lowest level since April 2...

   
 

U.S. Economy Adds More Jobs Than Views in December

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/09/15 | Comments (0)

The U.S. added 252,000 jobs in December, offering further evidence that labor markets are well on their way to a sustained recovery after years of fits and st...

   
 

US Stocks Sharply Higher; Dow Climbs 250 Points

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/08/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks surged on Thursday, extending the prior day's robust gains, as the price of oil steadied and on thinking the Federal Reserve and the European...

   
 

Shekel Slide Towards NIS 4/$ Halted

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/08/15 | Comments (0)

FXCM Israel: A rise above NIS 3.98/$ might drive speculators to again challenge the key NIS 4/$ level. After several days in which the Israeli currency lost g...

   
 

Streit's closing Lower East Side matzah factory af...

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

LOWER EAST SIDE — Streit’s Matzos is shutting down its 90-year-old Rivington Street factory and shifting all of its production to New Jersey later ...

   
 

Dow Ends Down 130; Oil Slide Continues

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

The wobbly U.S. stock market's attempt at a rebound is losing steam as the seesawing Dow tries to recover from its worst one-day plunge in three months y...

   
 

Israeli High-Tech Exits Doubled to a Record $15 Billion...

Article by Shiryn Ghermazian | Published 01/03/15 | Comments (0)

Israel experienced its best-ever year in 2014 for the high-tech and biomed sectors in terms of exits,the Globes business daily reported on Tuesday. Israel...

   
 

Oil Hits New Post-2009 Low Below $56 As Supply Glut Pre...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/02/15 | Comments (0)

LONDON - Brent crude LCOc1 reversed early gains on Friday to fall to a fresh post-2009 low below $56 a barrel, as a glut of oil that has halved prices since Ju...

   
 

Israeli Economy Growth Rate Slips To Five-year Low

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 12/31/14 | Comments (0)

Figures reflect financial weight of summer’s 50-day war against Hamas; experts assess markets will pick up in 2015 The estimated growth rate of the Isra...

   
 

Stock Market Gravy Train to Keep on Rollin'

Article by Dunstan Prial | Published 12/31/14 | Comments (0)

A true Santa Claus rally helped push U.S. stocks to new highs at the end of 2014 with the Dow Jones Industrial average pushing through the 18,000 barrier for ...

   
 

Have Oil Prices Hit Bottom?

Article by Mike Patton | Published 12/31/14 | Comments (0)

The price of crude oil had a precipitous decline in the latter half of 2014. Specifically, it reached a daily closing price of $110.53 on September 6, 2013, a...

   
 

Investment Center In Economy Ministry Allocates NIS10m ...

Article by BJLife Israel Newsroom | Published 12/31/14 | Comments (0)

The Ministry of Economy will grant NIS 10 million to 16 hotels that have committed to employing around 200 workers from sectors with low particip...

   
 

Jobless Claims in U.S. Decreased in 2014 to Lowest in 1...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/31/14 | Comments (0)

Fewer Americans filed applications for unemployment benefits in 2014 than at any time in 14 years as the economic expansion strengthened. An average 308,500 w...

   
 

No 'Happy Holiday' Season For Israel: NGOs Us...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/24/14 | Comments (0)

Various non-governmental organizations are conveying a much different message than “Happy Holidays” to Israel this holiday season. A new repo...

   
 

Dow Hits 18K as U.S. Growth Reaches 11-Year High

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 12/23/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow hit 18,000 after the latest reading on the U.S. economy put growth at an 11-year high. Today’s Markets As of 12:38 p.m. ET on Tuesday, the Dow J...

   
 

Dow Above 18,000 On Upbeat GDP; Nasdaq In The Red

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/23/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks furthered record gains on Tuesday, with investor sentiment bolstered by the data that had the economy expanding in the third quarter by the most i...

   
 

Judge Rules Consumers Can Sue Target Corp Over Data Bre...

Article by Nate Raymond | Published 12/21/14 | Comments (0)

A U.S. judge has cleared the way for consumers to sue Target Corp over the retailer's late 2013 data breach that they say compromised their personal ...

   
 

Survey: US Gas Prices Fall 25 Cents Per Gallon

Article by AP | Published 12/21/14 | Comments (0)

CAMARILLO, Calif.   — The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped another 25 cents a gallon in the past two weeks, to $2.47. Indu...

   
 

Meet The 'Accidental American' With A Big Tax...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/19/14 | Comments (0)

He left America at the age of seven, has never earned a penny there, but might owe the U.S. government $6,000 in taxes. Meet Elad Shahar, who was born in 1969 ...

   
 

Wall Street Extends Rally as Traders Cheer Dovish Fed

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 12/18/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks extended their rally into Thursday, with the Dow posting a triple-digit gain, after the Federal Reserve offered a dovish outlook for interest rates. T...

   
 

Senate OKs Spending Bill

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/13/14 | Comments (0)

Washington - The U.S. Senate passed a $1.1 trillion spending bill that will fund the government through September, approving it in an unusual Saturday evening...

   
 

Senate Passes Short-Term Spending Bill

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/13/14 | Comments (0)

Washington  -- The Senate passed a short-term spending bill that will fund the government through Wednesday, averting a shutdown while the chamber debate...

   
 

Like Low Gas Prices? So Does the Station Owner

Article by AP | Published 12/12/14 | Comments (0)

So you think you are finally getting one over on the gas stations as you pay well under $3 a gallon for the first time in four years? Guess again. Gas statio...

   
 

Stocks Close Off Session Highs as Oil Continues Slide

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 12/11/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks bounced back from Wednesday’s sharp selloff, resulting in a triple-digit gain for the Dow, as the latest reading on retail sales brightened the m...

   
 

S&P 500 Posts Worst Day Since Oct; Energy Shares Si...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/08/14 | Comments (0)

The S&P 500 posted its biggest daily percentage drop since Oct. 22 on Monday as oil's slump to a five-year low caused a selloff in energy shares. ...

   
 

Oil Drops $2 To Five-Year Low On Oversupply

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 12/08/14 | Comments (0)

Brent and U.S. crude oil each fell more than $2 a barrel on Monday to a new five-year low amid a rising number of predictions that oversupply would extend ...

   
 

Average Affordable Care Premiums Going Up In 2015

Article by AP | Published 12/04/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — Many people covered under President Barack Obama's health care law will face higher premiums next year, the administration acknowledge...

   
 

It's Official: America Is Now No. 2

Article by Brett Arends | Published 12/04/14 | Comments (0)

Hang on to your hats, America. And throw away that big, fat styrofoam finger while you’re about it. There’s no easy way to say this, so I’l...

   
 

Sears Posts $548 Million Loss, Doubles Planned 2014 Sto...

Article by Reuters | Published 12/04/14 | Comments (0)

Sears Holdings Corp reported a quarterly net loss of $548 million, slightly less than it had estimated last month, and the struggling retailer said it had n...

   
 

Over 120 Leading University of California Academics Mob...

Article by Ben Cohen | Published 12/03/14 | Comments (0)

More than 120 faculty and staff members at the University of California have issued a petition calling for a “no” vote in tomorrow’s ballot ...

   
 

As Oil Prices Plunge, Wide-Ranging Effects For Consumer...

Article by Steven Mufson | Published 12/02/14 | Comments (0)

Tumbling oil prices are draining hundreds of billions of dollars from the coffers of oil-rich exporters and oil companies and injecting a much-needed boost fo...

   
 

Obama Proposes $75 Million For Police Body Cameras

Article by Chuck Raasch | Published 12/01/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON • President Obama on Monday proposed spending $75 million in federal matching funds to equip police officers across the country with body ca...

   
 

Group Snoops Through Corporate Emails For Stock Info, F...

Article by AP | Published 12/01/14 | Comments (0)

Milpitas cybersecurity company FireEye has unearthed a team of email intruders that snoop through the correspondence of company executives who may possess ...

   
 

Cyber Monday Gears up to Get Online Shoppers Hyped

Article by AP | Published 12/01/14 | Comments (0)

Retailers rolled out discounts and free shipping deals on Cyber Monday, with millions of Americans are expected to log on and shop on their work computers, la...

   
 

Ferguson Mayor: No Severance Package For Wilson

Article by AP | Published 11/30/14 | Comments (0)

FERGUSON, Mo. - Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson did not receive a severance package when he resigned over the weekend, the St. Louis suburb's mayor...

   
 

U.S. Retail Sales Edge Down At Start Of Holiday Season:...

Article by Nathan Layne | Published 11/30/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. shoppers spent slightly less money during Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday than across the same two days in 2013, research firm ShopperTrak said on ...

   
 

Black Friday Sales Fall as Sales Start Earlier

Article by AP | Published 11/30/14 | Comments (0)

The crowds of bargain hunters that rush through store doors the day after Thanksgiving have thinned out. U.S. shoppers spent $9.1 billion at stores on Black Fr...

   
 

BestBuy.com Back Online After Second Black Friday Outag...

Article by Abinaya Vijayaraghavan | Published 11/30/14 | Comments (0)

Best Buy Co Inc's retail website is back online after it was down for a second time on Black Friday, the busiest U.S. shopping day in terms of sales and ...

   
 

Mortgage Lenders Set To Relax Standards

Article by Joe Light | Published 11/30/14 | Comments (0)

Some of the largest U.S. mortgage lenders are preparing to further ease standards for borrowers after the release of new guidelines this month from mortgage ...

   
 

Toyota, Tire Maker Toyo Issue Safety Recalls

Article by AP | Published 11/27/14 | Comments (0)

Los Angeles -  Toyota is recalling about 30,000 Sienna Minivans worldwide, saying the 2015 models’ overhead assist grips can detach when an air bag...

   
 

Street Ticks Higher Ahead of Holiday Break

Article by Rodrigo Campos | Published 11/26/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday boosted by tech shares, with the S&P 500 and Dow industrials closing at records, while the energy sector was once more the l...

   
 

Twitter Lets Merchants Offer Deals to Its Users

Article by AP | Published 11/25/14 | Comments (0)

Twitter is expanding its reach into commerce with a new tool called "Offers." Advertisers can post promotions and discounts in users' Twitter feeds, whet...

   
 

Israeli Company Aims To Recharge Mobile Phones In 30 Se...

Article by Reuters and Israel Hayom Staff | Published 11/25/14 | Comments (0)

While the prototype is currently too bulky for mobile phones, Tel Aviv-based StoreDot believes it will soon be ready to market a slim battery that can deliver...

   
 

Wall Street Ends Near Flat After Mixed Economic Data

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 11/25/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended little changed on Tuesday as the U.S. economy grew more than expected last quarter but soft readings on consumer confidence and house prices...

   
 

S&P 500 Ticks Up To Record On Central Bank Bets

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 11/24/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose on Monday on hopes that China will take further accommodative monetary policy action if needed, while merger deals kept traders focused ev...

   
 

Weekly Jobless Claims Fall to 291,000

Article by Lucia Mutikani | Published 11/20/14 | Comments (0)

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell less than expected last week, but continued to point to strengthening labor market co...

   
 

Activist Sharpton Denies New York Times Report On Unpai...

Article by Reuters | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK - Civil rights activist Reverend Al Sharpton on Wednesday dismissed as misleading a New York Times report that he owes millions of dollars in unpaid...

   
 

Stocks Edge Lower After FOMC Minutes

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 11/19/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks were down slightly Wednesday afternoon following minutes from the most recent Federal Reserve meeting as investors weighed expectations of when U.S. in...

   
 

S&P 500, Dow End At Record Highs, Boosted By Health...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 11/18/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 closed at record highs on Tuesday, lifted by further gains in healthcare shares and hopes for a stronger global economy. The S&...

   
 

Madoff Recoveries Top $10 Billion With New Settlement

Article by Scott Cohn | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

The court-appointed trustee rounding up funds for victims of the epic Madoff Ponzi scheme says the total recovered now tops $10 billion, an amount virtually...

   
 

S&P 500 Ends At Record High

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 11/17/14 | Comments (0)

The S&P 500 edged up to close at a record high on Monday as deal activity worth $100 billion offset concerns about overseas growth after Japan's e...

   
 

Airline Passenger Clocks Up Huge In-Flight Internet Bil...

Article by David Harding | Published 11/15/14 | Comments (0)

Flying can be a costly business. And it certainly was for one Singapore Airlines' passenger who was handed a $1,200 bill for using the in-flight wi-fi, re...

   
 

Google Signs 60-Year Lease On NASA Airfield And Hangars...

Article by Jacob Kastrenakes | Published 11/11/14 | Comments (0)

Google has sealed a deal to lease NASA's Moffett Airfield for the next 60 years after beginning negotiations for the land back in February. Under...

   
 

Wall Street Wavers as Energy Sector Weighs on S&P 5...

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 11/11/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 inched lower late Tuesday afternoon after both indexes managed to touch fresh intraday records for a fifth straight session in early t...

   
 

Stocks Climb to Fresh Highs

Article by Caroline Valetkevitch | Published 11/10/14 | Comments (0)

The Dow industrials and S&P 500 extended their run of record high closes on Monday, led by gains in transportation and healthcare shares. The Dow Jones in...

   
 

Why Many Aren't Celebrating Low US Unemployment

Article by Jsh Boak | Published 11/08/14 | Comments (0)

Why many are feeling sour about US economy despite job gains and a falling unemployment rate WASHINGTON -- The unemployment rate no longer seems to reflect Ame...

   
 

Nissan Recalls 52,000 Vehicles For Faulty Air Bags

Article by AP | Published 11/08/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK — Nissan announced Saturday that it is recalling more than 52,000 vehicles for passenger air bags that can explode with too much force and send...

   
 

Economy Adds 214K Jobs, Unemployment Rate Falls

Article by Staff Reporters | Published 11/07/14 | Comments (0)

The U.S. economy added 214,000 jobs in October, below Wall Street estimates for 231,000. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate dropped to 5.8%, the lowest rate sin...

   
 

Average US 30-Year Loan Rate up to 4.02 Pct.

Article by AP | Published 11/06/14 | Comments (0)

Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose this week, with the benchmark 30-year loan crawling back over 4 percent. It was the second straight week of increas...

   
 

Dow, S&P 500 Hit Records In Volatile Trading

Article by Yasmeen Abutaleb | Published 11/06/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks edged up in a volatile session on Thursday, with the Dow and S&P 500 hitting fresh record closing highs on an indication that the European ...

   
 

Home Depot Says About 53 Million Email Addresses Stolen...

Article by Devika Krishna Kumar | Published 11/06/14 | Comments (0)

Home Depot Inc.,  the world's largest home improvement chain, said about 53 million email addresses were stolen during a recent breach of its pay...

   
 

Stocks Gain Following GOP Wave Election

Article by Dow Jones Newswires | Published 11/05/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks are moving decidedly higher on Wednesday, in the wake of positive jobs data and midterm election results that left Republicans with a Senate maj...

   
 

Dollar At Seven-year High Versus Yen After Republican V...

Article by Herbert Lash | Published 11/05/14 | Comments (0)

The dollar surged to a seven-year high against the yen and global equity markets rallied on Wednesday after the Republican Party seized control of the U.S....

   
 

U.S. Stocks Slip as Oil Slump Hits Energy Companies

Article by Steve Rothwell, AP | Published 11/04/14 | Comments (0)

The ongoing slump in oil prices weighed on stocks again on Tuesday, pushing energy companies to another day of big losses. Disappointing earnings outlooks f...

   
 

Gas Now Cheaper Than Milk

Article by Jonathan Fahey, AP | Published 11/04/14 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and sp...

   
 

Prices Fall Again, Is Israeli Economy Slipping Into Def...

Article by Tzvi Zucker, Tazpit News | Published 11/04/14 | Comments (0)

The Israeli Consumer Price Index has fallen 0.3% for the month of September. This drop follows a 0.1% reduction in August. From September 2013 to September 2...

   
 

Dow, S&P Notch New Highs in Quiet Trading

Article by Reuters | Published 11/03/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were little changed on Monday, with investors mostly taking a pause following a sharp rally on Friday, but both the S&P 500 and the Dow inched...

   
 

Gas Falling Under $3 Nationwide: What to Know

Article by Jonathan Fahey, AP | Published 10/31/14 | Comments (0)

The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas s...

   
 

Bank of Japan Delivers a Wall Street Treat

Article by Matthew Rocco | Published 10/31/14 | Comments (0)

Stocks rallied Friday in reaction to the Bank of Japan’s decision to expand stimulus measures, a move that surprised Wall Street. Today’s Markets ...

   
 

Starbucks Just Announced Big News About Delivery

Article by Katie Little | Published 10/31/14 | Comments (0)

Attention java junkies: Starbucks wants to put you one step closer to your morning fix. The coffee retailer is planning to launch a food and beverage delivery...

   
 

Dow, Nasdaq Within Striking Distance of Record Highs

Article by AP | Published 10/30/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks edged higher Thursday as Visa, MasterCard and other big companies turned in stronger quarterly results. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed...

   
 

Fed Announces End to Stimulus

Article by Binyamin Applebaum | Published 10/29/14 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — An upbeat Federal Reserve said on Wednesday that the economic recovery was chugging along and that it would end its latest-bond buying campa...

   
 

Wall Street Falls as Investors Digest FOMC Decision

Article by Reuters | Published 10/29/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell on Wednesday, adding to their earlier declines after the Federal Reserve ended its monthly bond purchase program, as had been expected. The ...

   
 

Startup Funding for Q3 in Israel Tops $701 Million Desp...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 10/29/14 | Comments (0)

The Israeli tech website Geektime reported yesterday that despite Hamas’ rocket war against Israel this past summer, funding for Israeli startups remains ...

   
 

Wall Street Rejuvenated by Better-than-Expected Earning...

Article by Alexandra Scaggs | Published 10/28/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks extended gains in afternoon trading Tuesday, with riskier corners of the market leading benchmarks higher. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained ...

   
 

Wall Street Drifts After Last Week's Big Gain

Article by AP | Published 10/27/14 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks are ending mixed as the price of oil slips and more disappointing news on the global economy emerges. Investment bank Goldman Sachs lowered its for...