SunTrust Says Buy These 3 Tower Stocks on Any Weakness

If there is one item that has become ubiquitous over the past 25 years for almost everybody, it’s a cellular phone, and in most cases that now means a smartphone. With major carriers continuing to improve coverage, it is almost impossible to be somewhere these days and not be able to use your phone. That coverage, however, comes with a […]

Read more

Crypto Exchange Coinbase Tells a Fib, Forms a PAC

Last Monday, cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase told Bloomberg News that both the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) had approved the company’s proposed purchase of three securities broker-dealers. That was not the case, as Coinbase admitted Wednesday. On Friday, Politico reported that Coinbase had notified the Federal Election Commission (FEC) that it plans to […]

Read more

Barclays has raided Credit Suisse yet again for a senior stock-trading hire as it continues to ramp up its equities business

Barclays’ CEO Jes Staley, who has made major investments in the firm’s equities franchise.REUTERS/Peter Nicholls Barclays has hired a new electronic equities executive from Credit Suisse, the latest in a string of investments in its stock-trading franchise. Kevin O’Connor is joining Barclays equities business as head of electronic equities origination for the Americas, the British lender announced Monday. Barclays has […]

Read more

U.S. existing home sales fall for third straight month

U.S. home sales fell for a third straight month in June as a persistent shortage of properties on the market pushed up house prices to a record high, likely sidelining some potential buyers. FILE PHOTO: Development and construction continues on a large-scale housing project of over 600 homes in Oceanside, California, U.S., June 25, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File PhotoThe National Association […]

Read more

Trump Hopes For Extraordinary Relationship With Putin

President Donald Trump sat down with Russian President Vladimir Putin for their highly anticipated meeting in Helsinki, Finland, on Monday amid lingering questions about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. In remarks ahead of a one-on-one meeting, Trump expressed optimism the two leaders would end up having an “extraordinary relationship.” “I think we have great opportunities together as two […]

Read more

Exclusive: China Huarong trying to recall some loans as cash crunch…

SHANGHAI/HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s biggest manager of bad debts is trying to exit early from at least three loans and investments as it wrestles with a liquidity crunch triggered by an anti-corruption probe into its chairman, people with knowledge of the matter said. FILE PHOTO: Logos of China Huarong Asset Management Co are seen during a finance expo in […]

Read more

Bank Of America Q2 Profit Surges; Revenue Up 3% Excl. Prior Year Gain

Bank of America Corp. (BAC) reported that its second-quarter earnings per share was up 43% year-over-year to $0.63. On average, 20 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to report profit per share of $0.57 for the quarter. Analysts’ estimates typically exclude special items. Net income to shareholders increased to $6.5 billion from $4.8 billion, driven by improved operating […]

Read more

Iran Warns Trump Not to Threaten Country’s Oil Exports

Iran’s president warned his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump not to threaten the Persian Gulf nation’s oil exports and called for improved relations with its neighbors, including arch-rival Saudi Arabia. Trump is reimposing sanctions on Iran, which ships most of its oil through the Strait of Hormuz, in an effort to squelch the country’s oil sales. Hormuz, a shipping chokepoint at […]

Read more

It's not easy selling a property in London’s sluggish market

U.K. property portal Rightmove said last week that average asking prices in London, across all property types, are down 1.7 percent (or £11,040) in July, compared to a year ago. Good news for first-time buyers looking at properties with two bedrooms or fewer though, the “lower market sector” saw the largest percentage drop in the last 12 months Selling a […]

Read more
1 1,001 1,002 1,003 1,004 1,005 1,024