• Apollo Global eyes Community Health Systems assets
Apollo Global eyes Community Health Systems assets

The stock fell as much as 6.3 percent to $11.52 Monday, after jumping 16 percent Friday following a Bloomberg News report that the company was exploring a possible sale. Community Health might get sold in whole or in part, and the entire hospital chain would likely bring a price of about $9.61 a share in a "non-distressed" sale, the analyst wrote...

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  • Colombia's FARC kicks off last congress as guerrilla army
Colombia's FARC kicks off last congress as guerrilla army

Carrots for wary rebels include security guarantees, amnesty for "political crimes", reduced sentences for those who confess to other crimes and plans for the FARC's relaunch as a political party. He explained that in the last session, representatives for 33 FARC-EP units spoke and presented different initiatives for the future of the movement in t...

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  • Kmart to close 64 stores across US; Wilmington store to remain open
Kmart to close 64 stores across US; Wilmington store to remain open

The Kmart in Moorhead, Minn., is also on the Business Insider list. BusinessInsider.com reports the stores will begin liquidation sales on Thursday and will close their doors for good in mid-December. The east-side store will honor existing layaway contracts until it closes, but it is not taking new ones. Separately on Friday, Seritage Grow...

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  • Low taxes at dozens of firms in spotlight after Apple ruling
Low taxes at dozens of firms in spotlight after Apple ruling

Why would Apple voluntarily release its confidential tax returns? The company now employs 4,000 at its Cork campus and announced in November that it will expand that number by 1,000 by 2017. As for where Apple chooses to do investment and job creation, it's true that the company will seek host countries where that spending will be most tax-advant...

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  • Mitie warns on profits amid Brexit uncertainty
Mitie warns on profits amid Brexit uncertainty

The group said higher-margin project work volumes and discretionary spending by customers, particularly on catering and cleaning, had dropped. In its trading update for the period from April 1 to date, Mitie said that it has secured some important new contracts in its core Facilities Management business, where long term strategic positioning, ord...

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  • Juncker vows Brexit won't kill off European Union
Juncker vows Brexit won't kill off European Union

In the last 13 years the European Union has launched some 30 civilian and military operations under the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) with 16 of those operations still ongoing. As such, Juncker's centralized EU Commission has come under pressure, accused of being a power grabber at the expense of the freedoms of the member nations to ma...

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  • Company Price Target Watch: ENERGY TRANSFER PARTNERS (NYSE:ETP)
Company Price Target Watch: ENERGY TRANSFER PARTNERS (NYSE:ETP)

Currently, 4.8% of the company's shares are short sold. Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP owns, operates, acquires and develops midstream energy assets in North America. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 4th. Tallgrass Energy Partners LP has been the topic of 12 analyst reports since October 20, 2015 according to StockzIntell...

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  • August hiring to have outsize impact on Fed's next move
August hiring to have outsize impact on Fed's next move

The payrolls rise reinforces views the economy has regained speed after nearly stalling in the first half of the year. A report from the Institute of Supply Management (ISM) on Thursday showed USA factory activity contracted for the first time in six months in August as new orders and production tumbled.

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  • US, European shares slide, led by plunge in Deutsche Bank
US, European shares slide, led by plunge in Deutsche Bank

He added that the bank was not concerned and there was "no reason to be anxious right now". US stocks fell on Friday as the possibility of a US$ 14 billion fine against Deutsche Bank weighed on big banks and investors wrestled with lingering uncertainty about when the US Federal Reserve would hike interest rates.

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  • Intel Boosts Outlook on Surprising PC Sales
Intel Boosts Outlook on Surprising PC Sales

Stock value has moved between $88.9 - 121.65 in last one year. The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $45.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $31.00. During last 5 trades the stock sticks nearly -1.61%. Finally, Institutional Capital LLC increased its stake in Intel Corp .by 360.2% in the first quarter.

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  • Large Cap Wireless Communications: Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)
Large Cap Wireless Communications: Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)

Vodafone Group Plc is operating with a market capitalization of 78521.36, with a return on assets (ROA) of *TBA and an average volume of 5009.21. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Vodafone Group Plc now shows a Weekly Performance of -2.58%, where Monthly Performance is -6.03%, Quarterly performance is -3%, 6 Months performance is -3.39...

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  • Bernie Sanders Says Donald Trump Won't 'Stand With Working People'
Bernie Sanders Says Donald Trump Won't 'Stand With Working People'

Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks during a campaign rally at Grand View University, on Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, in Des Moines, Iowa. The latest increase in Trump's chance to win the presidency comes after Clinton took time out from her campaign to recover from pneumonia, and the Republican candidate polled well in OH, which is seen as a key swing state...

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  • Diane James announced as new leader of UKIP
Diane James announced as new leader of UKIP

That's what independence means and that's what independence in UK Independence Party means. James had been the favourite to fill Farage's shoes, and won the election with 8,451 votes, ahead of Lisa Duffy on 4,591. Under Farage, who tapped into a powerful anti-establishment mood among voters, the party won the European Parliament elections in Brit...

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  • UK Labour Market Withstood Brexit Result
UK Labour Market Withstood Brexit Result

Retail sales volumes were down 0.2 per cent on July, which had seen a jump of 1.9 per cent in the strongest performance for the month in 14 years. The unemployment rate held steady at 4.9 percent. The surprise weakness is a blow to policy makers who've been making progress in encouraging hiring via record-low rates and subdued wage growth. Unli...

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  • Intel expects higher revenue on improving PC demand
Intel expects higher revenue on improving PC demand

In short, investors and market makers took a deep drink of Intel's positive PC market signs. The highest analyst price target is $45.00, which implies a gain of 77 percent. If the company has a rating of 5, this would translate to a Strong Sell recommendation. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed t...

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  • FM to meet public sector bank heads for performance review today
FM to meet public sector bank heads for performance review today

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday expressed hope that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will keep in view the declining retail inflation while deciding on the interest rates at the next policy review meeting, which is scheduled on October 4.

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  • Shares of Deutsche Bank plunge amid US legal dispute
Shares of Deutsche Bank plunge amid US legal dispute

FRANKFURT , Germany (AP) - European banks led the region's stock markets lower Friday as Deutsche Bank shares tumbled following news the U.S. Justice Department is seeking a $14 billion settlement over its dealings in mortgage-backed securities before the 2008 financial crisis.

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  • Girl reported missing in North Carolina found; man arrested
Girl reported missing in North Carolina found; man arrested

Six-year-old Stefanny Lenneth Lopez Castro was last seen on Carolina Beach Road in Wilmington . Authorities have charged a registered sex offender with kidnapping and two counts of indecent liberties with a child. The registry shows that he served about 16 years of a 20-year sentence. The 46-year-old suspect is scheduled to make his initial co...

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  • Missouri incomes grow at fastest rate in years
Missouri incomes grow at fastest rate in years

Tucson's median household income is just above $37,000 while the state is sitting at about $50,000. The figures are in 2015 inflation-adjusted dollars. The supplemental rate covers a much wider array of income sources and living costs, including housing, and is widely considered to be much more accurate.

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  • Poor sales hit case for United States rate rise
Poor sales hit case for United States rate rise

Retail sales fell in August during what is traditionally back-to-school shopping season. However, excluding cars, fuel, building materials and food services, underlying retail sales dipped by 0.1 per cent last month after a similar fall in July.

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