General Electric Co.’s (NYSE: GE) share price rose by nearly 2.7% last week, but the company did not relinquish its position as the worst performing equity of the 30 stocks that comprise the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The gain …
Why should there be any hand-wringing over last week’s collapse of the Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEI ... as well as quickly simmer down when prices stabilize again. Movements in prices of food are particularly critical.
U.S. stock prices dropped sharply today in response to disappointing earnings announcements from Caterpillar (CAT), Sonoco (SON) and Google (GOOG). Caterpillar, the world's largest maker of earthmoving machines, reported that its …
Scott Sumner sends us to David Glasner, who shows that stock prices have had a positive correlation with expected inflation since 2008, strongly suggesting that aggregate demand is at the heart of our problems. I really like this kind of …
Envision Healthcare Monday announced new leadership positions amid falling stock prices. The Nashville-based physician staffing firm has created the new role of executive vice president and Chief Operating Officer to report directly to …
Bloodlines brought the money, but buyers had a break-even point in mind before the auctioneer’s gavel fell during the 2010 Black Hills Stock Show & Rodeo purebred cattle sales. “Prices were steady. Not wild, but we had decent crowds,” …
For most companies, just getting mentioned on CNBC is enough to send stock prices rising -- and it doesn't seem to matter if the news is good or bad. A recent study from a Ph.D. candidate at UC Berkeley shows that a company's …
A passenger is bloodied as he is dragged from his seat in April after refusing to give it up to crew members on a United Airlines flight. Later that same month, a family flying home from a Hawaiian vacation is booted from a Delta Air Lines …
Newswise — COLUMBUS, Ohio – Some hedge funds manipulate stock prices at the end of the month to improve the returns that they report to their investors, a new study suggests. In a study of 10 years of hedge fund data, researchers …