American presidents cannot help but pay attention to the stock market. The reasons should be obvious: While many observers dismiss the market's performance as being largely divorced from the country's economic fundamentals, it's
McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) CEO Steve Easterbrook is making Ronald McDonald and Hamburglar so much money they can retire from their clowning and robbery careers. Since taking the reins from prior CEO Don Thompson, Easterbrook has …
One of the nation’s leading experts in insider trading, James D. Cox, believes that Carl Icahn’s sale of more than 1 million shares of a steel-related stock just days before President Trump announced plans to impose steep tariffs on steel …
(NEW YORK) A plunge in stock prices always stings ... “Work a little harder so I can make money back that I lost,” he chuckled. “I’m just going to go on like I have been.” Fifty two percent of all U.S. households owned stocks in 2016, up 3 ...
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It’s been an expensive two months for the 500 wealthiest people on the planet. Their combined net worth fell $181 billion this week as the S&P 500 Index and Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered their steepest weekly drop in more than two …
Singer Rihanna denounced an ad that appeared on Snapchat making a game of domestic violence that featured photographs of her and Chris Brown. And the social media app's stock price went tumbling. "Now SNAPCHAT I know …
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Ply Gem’s stock closed up 23 percent on Thursday, the day after the buildings product manufacturer announced it would be acquired by a New York private equity investment firm for $2.4 billion. The Cary company’s stock surged 20 percent …
Facebook faced a weekend full of backlash following reports of an enormous data breach that led 50 million accounts to …
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RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s stock market rose on Wednesday, lifted by its expected inclusion in the secondary FTSE emerging market index, while United Arab Emirates’ markets were boosted by its top two property companies. The …