Market & Finance News


Wed 28 Jan  - Facebook profit soars on mobile ads
Facebook's earnings jumped 34%, as nearly all users are accessing the social network on smartphones.

Wed 28 Jan  - Fed stays 'patient' but rate hikes are coming
The Federal Reserve is very upbeat about the U.S. economy. Rate hikes could be come sooner rather than later.

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Wed 28 Jan  - We're on the verge of another crisis, bears warn
The global economy is heading south in the eyes of Wall Streets bearish forecasters. U.S. markets likely to follow.

Wed 28 Jan  - Alibaba is a better bet than Yahoo
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Wed 28 Jan  - Greek debt crisis: Who has most to lose?
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Wed 28 Jan  - Apple has mind-boggling $178 billion in cash to spend
Tim Cook has a lot of money to burn. He could use Apple's cash to buy Disney. Or Amazon and Netflix combined.

Wed 28 Jan  - Greek banks plunge as new government challenges bailout
Greece's banks were slammed Wednesday as the country's new anti-austerity government abandoned commitments made to its international lenders.

Wed 28 Jan  - Big debate: How strong is U.S. economy?
Rove fights back on the notion that Republicans dislike the poor. He and Democrat James Carville debate the strength of the U.S. economy.

Wed 28 Jan  - Apple just posted the best quarter in corporate history
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Wed 28 Jan  - Shake Shack IPO heats up
The upscale burger chain now expects to sell shares at a price between $17 and $19 each, up from $14 and $16 previously.

Wed 28 Jan  - Qatar buys London's banking district
Qatar has added to its bulging portfolio of prime London real estate by clinching a deal to buy Canary Wharf, home to several skyscrapers housing the city's biggest banks.

Wed 28 Jan  - China issues scathing report on Alibaba
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Wed 28 Jan  - Diamonds are getting cheaper. Time to buy?
Prices for rough diamonds are losing their sparkle as a liquidity squeeze starves the industry of much-needed capital. At the same time the souring global economy is putting pressure on spending in the luxury sector.

Tue 27 Jan  - Warning sign: Stocks take nosedive
Big companies are giving big red flags about their profit and sales outlooks for 2015.

Tue 27 Jan  - Yahoo soars on Alibaba spinoff
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Tue 27 Jan  - Lousy Caterpillar earnings drag market down
Oil's fall is hitting housing and industrial companies like Caterpillar hard, a concerning sign for America's recovery.

Wed 28 Jan  - Winklevoss twins: Bitcoin will explode beyond $1 trillion
Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss aren't worried about Bitcoin's recent struggles. They believe the cryptocurrency is the Visa and Mastercard of the future.

Wed 28 Jan  - Stocks: 5 things to know before the open
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Tue 27 Jan  - Bond king: Oil won't go back to $90 this year
Jeffrey Gundlach thinks energy tycoon T. Boone Pickens is wrong about oil rebounding in the coming months.






Wed 21 Jan  - Shanghai stocks see biggest one-day gain in more than five years
[Reuters] - SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China shares soared on Wednesday, with the Shanghai Composite Index producing its biggest one-day percentage gain in more than five years as investor confidence continued to recover ...






Mon 19 Jan  - China stocks suffer biggest one-day tumble since June 2008
[Reuters] - SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China stocks suffered their biggest one-day percentage drop in more than six and a half years, dragged down by record tumbles in financial stocks as authorities battled excessive market ...