For instance, back in 2008, before the economy had cratered, there was a wave of worries that high oil prices, at that time around $150 a barrel, would be bad for the stock market. So why is the opposite happening now? The answer, it turns …
Fortune
HONG KONG (AP) — Oil prices stabilized in Asian trading Friday after hitting a five-month low while regional stock benchmarks headed lower in holiday-thinned trading. KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong's benchmark Hang Seng index …
Asia
Tony Daltorio: The best example of how developments in the liquefied natural gas export boom can boost LNG stock
Most companies in the energy industry are hurting as oil prices fall. There are exceptions of course, like refiners and tankers that can be good investments in some special circumstances when energy markets are challenging. Yet most …
It was a fairly costly week for commodities, although cheese prices did lend many restaurateurs a hand as the price corrected itself from its ascent in value the week before. Most other commodities were higher, with brands' stock
Domino's Pizza
AHMEDABAD: Expectation of a bumper potato crop this year has made cold storage owners begin clearing their stock with zeal resulting in a steep drop in wholesale prices of potatoes. Potatoes, which according to quality were fetching …
Potato
A day after announcing plans to raise prices in 2014, Chipotle Mexican Grill watched its stock surge in intra-day trading to an all-time high. The stock reached $511.10 a share on Friday before closing up 16%, or $70.67, at $509.74. …
Many Wall Street analysts point to the expensive market—especially amid uncertain times—as a key reason for downside ahead. After all, the S&P 500 (^GSPC) price-earnings multiple is up 55% over the past five years, increasing from 10.5x …
Stock
Investors have three major concerns when buying stocks: making a profit on their investment, minimizing risk, and the actual rate of return they will receive (including any dividend income). Ideally, there would be windfall profits in record …
Stock
Stock market prices and the market for corporate control are both crucial elements of the corporate governance matrix within which public companies operate. Share prices constitute highly visible signals of investor perceptions of …