Nigel Farage, the former leader of the U.K. Independence Party, happened to be at the hotel and was invited to join the president’s dinner party ... agree to receive email newsletters or alerts from POLITICO. You can unsubscribe at any time.
The tide has turned on Tesla Inc. – and the turnaround shows just how precarious investors think the electric vehicle maker’s business is. Less than a month ago, Tesla's stock was riding high. Almost certainly too high for a company …
In July, the S&P 500 rose 3.6% and reached a record high close of 2,175, as expectations of more central bank action fueled equities, according to one analyst. Video provided by TheStreet Newslook In a sign that suggests investors don’t …
I like this graph as it shows the pre and post situation of 2008 for unemployment rate and GDP. We can clearly see how the unemployment rate jumped drastically following the credit crisis and how the GDP slowed down during the same …
Although Amazon’s stock price has fallen from its peak of $1,011.34 per share on June 5, it was up 29.1% in the first half of 2017 overall, closing at $968 on June 30. The June 16 announcement that Amazon had agreed to buy Whole Foods …
Facebook recently proposed a plan to create a third class of stock, further cementing founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s control over the company. Facebook wants to make founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg even more powerful at the …
Read closely, because we don't get to say this all too often: Valeant Pharmaceuticals' (NYSE: VRX) stock had a great day on Thursday. The embattled drugmaker, known for growing by acquisition, had lost 95% of its market value since …
U.S. equities and stock exchange traded funds strengthened Tuesday, with dividend-paying stocks leading the charge. Meanwhile, utilities stocks in the S&P 500 increased 0.8% and were among the best performers in the broad index for …
Venezuela is experiencing food shortages, political crisis, riots in the streets, and… a stock-market boom? On paper, a massive rally is underway. But a closer look reveals the move is exactly as incongruous — and suspect as an …
Amazon’s stock price surged past $1,000 in the first-half hour of trading Tuesday. It slipped quickly from that milestone, and though it bounced back near $1,000 at midday, the stock closed the session at $996.70, up about 0.1 percent. To …