Home » Archive by Category "Financial" (Page 2)

Headline News: Financial

Global Financial News, Breaking Financial News, Debt and Mortgage Loan Crisis News

Wall St closes lower on Amazon, Visa; S&P’s weekly gain erased

By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks closed lower on Friday in a broad consumer discretionary-led selloff after Visa and Amazon, a pair of closely watched bellwether names, reported disappointing results. While the SP 500 found support at … Continue reading

Filed under Financial | Tagged , , , , |

The 401(k) plans you wish you had

Company provided 401(k) plans are a fantastic perk, but not all are created equal. Peggy Collins of Bloomberg News spent six months researching company filings and has come up with a list of the best, and worst, company 401(k) plans. … Continue reading

Filed under Financial | Tagged , , , , |

The 401(k) plans you wish you had

Company provided 401(k) plans are a fantastic perk, but not all are created equal. Peggy Collins of Bloomberg News spent six months researching company filings and has come up with a list of the best, and worst, company 401(k) plans. … Continue reading

Filed under Financial | Tagged , , , , |

What to watch: Fed, jobs report and the buffalo wing indicator?

Next week will be huge for the big-macro picture. Tuesday and Wednesday mark the FOMC meeting and statement, real GDP for the second quarter is released at 8:30am ET on Wednesday and July employment numbers come out at 8:30am ET … Continue reading

Filed under Financial | Tagged , , , , |

What to watch: Fed, jobs report and the buffalo wing indicator?

Next week will be huge for the big-macro picture. Tuesday and Wednesday mark the FOMC meeting and statement, real GDP for the second quarter is released at 8:30am ET on Wednesday and July employment numbers come out at 8:30am ET … Continue reading

Filed under Financial | Tagged , , , , |

Facebook says SEC’s IPO probe ends, extending WhatsApp closing date

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc said the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission dropped its probe into the social networking company over events surrounding its controversial initial public offering. In its quarterly report filed on Thursday, Facebook said the regulator in May … Continue reading

Filed under Financial | Tagged , , , , |

Facebook says SEC’s IPO probe ends, extending WhatsApp closing date

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc said the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission dropped its probe into the social networking company over events surrounding its controversial initial public offering. In its quarterly report filed on Thursday, Facebook said the regulator in May … Continue reading

Filed under Financial | Tagged , , , , |

Air Crashes Set 2014 on Course to Be Deadliest Since 2005

Three fatal airline crashes in a week mean 2014 is shaping up to become the worst year in almost a decade for passenger fatalities. The crash of a McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft on the fringes of the Sahara desert yesterday … Continue reading

Filed under Financial | Tagged |

Canada Transport Board Welcomes U.S. Oil-by-Rail Ideas; Warns Dangers Remain

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada on Thursday welcomed proposed U.S. regulations for oil-by-rail tankers, but cautioned of the persistent danger until tank cars built before 2011 stop carrying oil and other flammable liquids. The independent federal agency, which investigates … Continue reading

Filed under Financial | Tagged |

UPDATE: Bad Weather Likely Cause of Air Algerie Crash – French Officials

Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight over the West African state of Mali with 116 people on board, French officials said on Friday. Investigators at the scene of the crash had … Continue reading

Filed under Financial | Tagged |