Stories about Finance

Sep 07 2016

Texas company to purchase Yates Petroleum in $2.5B deal

Yates Sr., Chairman Emeritus of Yates Petroleum Corporation and son of founder Martin Yates Jr. The current PEG for EOG Resources, Inc. Return on Assets (ROA) for EOG ...

Sep 07 2016

US services firms register slowest growth since 2010

The non-manufacturing index (NMI) registered 51.4 percent in August, 4.1 percentage points lower than the July reading of 55.5 percent. The table below breaks down this...

Sep 07 2016

Five-Star Center DeAndre Ayton Commits To Arizona

Ayton's recruitment has been a odd one, with little fanfare and even less information surrounding it. This is the first overall No. 1 recruit in the Sean Miller-era, ...

Sep 07 2016

Zambia's Lungu to be sworn in after election challenge fails

It was dismissed on a 3-2 vote by the court judges. The court dismissed the petition filed by main opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema , who had asked it to nullify L...

Sep 06 2016

Saudi Arabia and Russia Sign Oil Agreement

Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation later on Monday are due to make a joint statement during the G20 summit in China calling for cooperation to support oil markets, sev...

Sep 06 2016

Pope Declares Mother Teresa A Saint

To applause, he added: “Mother Teresa loved to say, ‘perhaps I dont speak their language but I can smile. "We are thus called to translate into concrete acts that whi...

Sep 05 2016

Trade Unions' Strike: All You Need To Know

Ten major unions called the strike after talks with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley broke down, with leaders rejecting his offer to raise the minimum wage for unskilled wor...

Sep 05 2016

Is Apple finally going to start tweeting?

The live reveal is being streamed on the Apple website , with chief executive Tim Cook leading the presentation. It's already been confirmed that Apple is doing ...

Sep 05 2016

Tropical Storm Hermine: Here's what to expect

The time Hermine made landfall as a Category 1 hurricane in the Big Bend area of Florida's Gulf Coast.11 - Years it had been since a hurricane hit Florida.1 - Person ...

Sep 04 2016

Mexico calls Trump wall plan 'outrageous' after visit

She also supports Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, which provides legal status to children who arrive in the country illegally, as well as Deferred Action for Pare...

Sep 04 2016

PM Modi Reaches China After Finishing His Maiden Visit to Vietnam

He welcomed the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between India and Vietnam next year and said that the partnership would strengthen peace, development and security in ...

Sep 04 2016

Walmart layaways start earlier to assure a merry Christmas

The holidays are right around the corner and Walmart is ready to give its customers a head start on holiday shopping. The company hopes to benefit from the release of t...

Sep 03 2016

United Kingdom highway closed over collapsed bridge

From what I can tell they are treating one person. The scene on the M20 between Borough Green and Leybourne in Kent after a lorry hit a foot bridge and it collapsed. "O...

Sep 03 2016

Arsenal splash out on Mustafi and Perez

Perez cost €20 million from Deportivo La Coruna where he spent two seasons and in the most recent one scored 17 goals in 36 league appearances. He also netted in seve...

Sep 02 2016

Apple says several billion dollars set aside for US taxes

The Irish rulings allowed Apple to account for taxable profits through two Irish incorporated companies of the Apple group ( Apple Sales International and Apple Op...

Sep 02 2016

Absolut Vodka maker Pernod Ricard edges up profits but struggles in China

Sales in its Americas region, dominated by the US market, fell 9% in the quarter, while its Asia/Rest of World regions dropped 10% and sales fell 2% in Pernod's home regi...

Sep 02 2016

Eurozone Manufacturing Growth Slows to Three-Month Low in August (INDEXDJX:.DJI)

The employment index, it said, remained just above 50, suggesting purchasing managers expected activity to pick up again and in anticipation kept employment levels steady...

Aug 31 2016

Fertilizer Producers Agrium and Potash in Merger Talks

Global miner BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT) made a US$40bn bid for Potash Corp in 2010 but Canadian regulators blocked it. US -based Mosaic Co. has closed its potash mine...

Aug 31 2016

U.S. home prices rise in June but at tentative pace

After seasonal adjustment, the national index rose 0.2% month-over-month, and both the 10- and 20-city indexes reported 0.1% month-over-month decreases. "While the real e...

Aug 30 2016

Larson holds off Elliott for first Cup win

The Pure Michigan 400 takes place today at 2:16PM ET from Michigan International Speedway in Brooklyn , Michigan . Kyle Busch spun out on lap 27 on the grass in t...