Big companies are giving up on the stock split. Continue Reading Below On Thursday, shares of Amazon.com Inc. almost brushed $1,000 before closing at $993.38. The price increase, up from around $68 a decade ago, reflects the …
J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) shares have not traded recently like those of a retailer that had a good holiday sales period. In fact, a sell-off of the stock indicates that the brief renaissance of the company’s fortunes is over. J.C. Penny …
U.S. stocks wobbled Thursday and commodities came under pressure as investors ramped up bets that the Federal Reserve would tighten monetary policy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 9.5 points, or less than 0.1%, to …
SEATTLE — The National Rifle Association is calling for a review of bump stocks – devices that effectively turn semi-automatic guns into fully automatic weapons — following the Las Vegas shooting that killed 58 people. NRA President …
Stocks are hovering around pre-financial crisis levels. But don't get too comfortable. Weak GDP growth and the Federal Reserve's easy monetary policy may be setting the stock market up for a correction, according to Komal Sri-Kumar, …
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A hitch in a proposed merger of U.S. wireless carriers Sprint Corp and T-Mobile US has further boosted buoyant shares of cell tower stocks, which could benefit if there is no combined company to cut costs by …
When insiders sell stock, that's usually a strong sell signal for everyone else. As I mentioned in a previous post, many of Facebook's early investors cashed out rather than hang onto their shares, and the stock price plummeted from the IPO …
PARIS, May 21 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Monday, with futures for the S&P 500 up 0.85 percent, Dow Jones futures up 0.49 percent and Nasdaq 100 futures up 0.79 percent at 0842 …
If there were any doubts that AT&T’s appetite was waning for a Vodafone takeover bid, the American telecommunications giant’s latest potential stock buyback might erase them. AT&T said on Monday that its board had authorized the …
Financial markets around the world are responding to current political uncertainty in both Australia and the UK by sending stocks, bonds and currencies on a rollercoaster ride. The far-reaching implications of Brexit caused the S&P/ASX 200 …