• Markets Right Now: Dow average ends a 10-day winning streak
Markets Right Now: Dow average ends a 10-day winning streak

President Trump's incendiary comments on North Korea on Tuesday afternoon turned a generally positive day on Wall Street into a big fat loser. Trump told reporters further threats from North Korea would be "met with fire, fury and frankly power the likes of which this world has never seen before".

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  • O, That's Good Soups, Sides
O, That's Good Soups, Sides

Today, the line, which will be called O, That's Good! , officially got a launch date-and the company also gave the public a peek into what they might expect to see from Oprah at the grocery store. The Chicago-based food and beverage company describes the new line, sold under the " O, That's Good! " brand, as "nutritious twists" on comfort foods li...

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  • Sensex down 206 points; Nifty trades 0.55% lower
Sensex down 206 points; Nifty trades 0.55% lower

Motilal Oswal in its daily Market Outlook report said, " Nifty index managed to hold 9980-10000 zones and witnessed a sharp recovery from lower levels led by short covering activities in last one hour of the session". Sectoral indices on the NSE were trading majorly in the negative territory wherein Nifty Realty is the top loser and Nifty Metal in...

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  • Pressure North Korea to denuclearize — Japan to ASEAN
Pressure North Korea to denuclearize — Japan to ASEAN

The ASEAN-China meeting was part of a flurry of one-to-one meetings held Sunday between foreign ministers from the Southeast Asian bloc and top diplomats from other countries including Japan , the United States , India and Russian Federation.

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  • Gas prices remain unchanged in Las Vegas
Gas prices remain unchanged in Las Vegas

The average price of gas in Hampton Roads is $2.17, which is still slightly higher than the state average. About a month ago, Maryland motorists were paying the lowest gas prices of 2017 and the lowest for the Fourth of July holiday in 12 years, according to AAA.

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  • China urges North Korea to stop missile tests
China urges North Korea to stop missile tests

Two Southeast Asian diplomats say disagreements over North Korea's intercontinental ballistic missile tests and territorial disputes in the South China Sea have prevented the region's top diplomats from promptly issuing their joint communique after an annual summit in Manila over the weekend.

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  • De Blasio wants to tax the rich to fund NYC subway improvements
De Blasio wants to tax the rich to fund NYC subway improvements

At Monday's press conference, Mayor de Blasio insisted that his proposal hits a "sweet spot", as it will only apply to New York City residents and won't put upstate Republicans on guard ( though Albany's penchant for meddling in strictly city business is real ).

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  • Marijuana Company Turning Entire Town Into Pot Tourism Destination
Marijuana Company Turning Entire Town Into Pot Tourism Destination

Now American Green has said that it plans to buy the town for $ 5 million and turn it... Freeman bought the town in 1985 anyway and spent the next 30 years lovingly restoring its boutique hotel and general store, building canvas-covered "eco cabins" and stocking them with wood-burning stoves and swamp coolers.

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  • 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli convicted of U.S. securities fraud
'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli convicted of U.S. securities fraud

The split verdict reportedly confused Shkreli who looked over at his lawyer Marc Agnifilo each time a "not guilty " then a "guilty" verdict was read out by Judge Kiyo Matsumoto. That increase sparked outrage from U.S. lawmakers and patients, and earned Shkreli the nickname "Pharma bro". Speaking after the verdict, Shkreli's lawyer acknowledged t...

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  • Ackman seeks board seats, CEO ouster at ADP
Ackman seeks board seats, CEO ouster at ADP

ADP defended Rodriguez while taking a shot at Ackman. Pershing Square intends to file a Schedule 13D on Monday, August 7, 2017. We also discussed the need for transformational change at the company and expressed a willingness to work with existing management or, alternatively, an external CEO candidate, to effectuate that change.

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  • Teva Pharmaceuticals to Fire 7000 - Stock Price Plummets
Teva Pharmaceuticals to Fire 7000 - Stock Price Plummets

Market Capitalization if basically the market value of the company's shares outstanding. National Pension Service now owns 732,038 shares of the company's stock worth $23,945,000 after buying an additional 57,726 shares in the last quarter.

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  • Strong US jobs report bolsters case for further Fed tightening
Strong US jobs report bolsters case for further Fed tightening

There are still people who should be in the work force who aren't, and that drag is holding down wage growth because of the impact that sidelined labor has on pricing. In leisure and hospitality, which typically carries lower pay, annual wage gains of 3.8 percent outpaced the average . Texas Roadhouse ( TXRH ) is seeing 6% wage growth and an e...

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  • Toyota and Mazda To Build US Plant
Toyota and Mazda To Build US Plant

For Mazda in particular, it's a shortcut to getting into the EV business. To buy five per cent of Toyota , whose value is in the region of £130 billion, Mazda would have to pay more than the £6.15 billion price tag attached to its whole company.

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  • Bank of England set to keep rates on hold
Bank of England set to keep rates on hold

Since the June MPC, we have heard hawkish Committee member commentary, with the BoE's chief economist and MPC voting member Haldane talk of his likely support for a shift in monetary policy , BoE Governor Carney take a more hawkish stance, the most hawkish MPC member Kristin Forbes depart and Silvano Tenreyro join the Committee.

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  • Census data shows Canadian households are changing
Census data shows Canadian households are changing

Higher separation and divorce rates have contributed to more people living alone, the agency said. But, even as living single is becoming more common, there are some demographic groups in Canada that are bucking the trend. Statistics Canada found that in youth ages zero to 14, 55,970 speak Aboriginal languages at home while only 44,000 have them ...

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  • Sales Grow as Apple Preps iPhone 8
Sales Grow as Apple Preps iPhone 8

For next quarter, Apple says that we can expect to see revenue between $49 billion and $52 billion, with a gross margin between 37.5 and 28 percent. On recent earnings calls , CEO Tim Cook has complained that speculation about Apple's plans for a premium tenth-anniversary iPhone in September may be causing potential iPhone buyers to ho...

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  • United States to buy new Air Force One planes built for Russian airline?
United States to buy new Air Force One planes built for Russian airline?

So the US Air Force , looking to replace the two aging Boeing 747 jetliners that now both serve as Air Force One , is buying two almost-new 747s that were leftovers from a bankrupt Russian airline, Defense One reports. Discussions around the planes were previously reported by Defence One , which covers defence and national-security news. ...

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  • RBI cuts key lending rates by 25 basis points
RBI cuts key lending rates by 25 basis points

The bank's previous decision to cut rates came a month before Prime Minister Narendra Modi removed all large-denomination banknotes from circulation, in a shock move to tackle corruption and tax evasion. The MPC has six members - governor Urjit Patel , two deputy governors and three government representatives. The policy commentary was nuanc...

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  • RBI's 'no surprise' repo rate cut unimpressive for markets
RBI's 'no surprise' repo rate cut unimpressive for markets

Motilal Oswal, CMD, Motilal Oswal Financial Services, said the RBI's decision is an "almost a copy book event where street expected 25 bps and RBI Governor delivered 25 bps cut on the policy front". "If RBI gets confirmation that inflation will remain in the lower territory, there is a possibility of a further rate cut". While most economists exp...

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  • Dow tops 22000 as Apple shares surge
Dow tops 22000 as Apple shares surge

After the bell, Apple is set to reports its latest quarterly results. Shares were up 0.7% Wednesday. Tech has been the best performing sector this year, despite recent bouts of volatility on rising valuation concerns. XAutoplay: On | OffThe Nasdaq composite was off 0.4% at lunchtime after being up as much as 0.5% in the early moments of the...

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