With President Trump pushing hard for tax reform--or at least a big league tax cut--we asked top Senate and House tax writers, Forbes contributors and outside experts, to weigh in on the possible changes. Theres lots of insight here, but little consensus. While Forbes Chairman a
Small cap book retailer Barnes & Noble, Inc (NYSE: BKS) reported fiscal Q1 2018 earnings before the Thursday market open with results missing expectations and shares falling off in the high single digits in morning trading. Total sales fell 6.6% to $853 million as comparable store sales
Exxon Mobil and Hess estimate that a deeper reservoir directly below their previously discovered Liza Field on the Stabroek block off the coast of Guyana could contain 100 million to 150 million barrels of oil equivalent. (Photo by Samir Tounsi/AFP/Getty Images)
Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE:XOM) and Hess Corp. released some good news Thursday, Jan. 12, saying they had booked positive....More>>>
The recently released weak economic data, which also includes lower-than-expected jobs report, played a major role in reducing rate hike chances. This in turn boosted the debt-dependent utility sector. Like the stocks, ETFs with significant exposure to this sector also gained from this favorable scenario.
Weak Data Lowers Rate Hike Chances
Weaker-than-expected August jobs data, the....More>>>
Yes, it’s a rhetorical question, but Federal Reserve Chief Janet Yellen really isn’t doing financial stocks any favors. While her dovish comments today have proppelled the stock market to decent gains, financial stocks have not reacted with the same type of vigor.
The Financials Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLF) is little changed at $22.38 at 3:06 p.m. today,....More>>>
March 8, 2018: Markets opened higher Thursday but all three major indexes visit the downside today before settling above the break-even line. Trade-war fears have eased somewhat, and reports the Canada and Mexico would not be included in the initial round. The report on new claims for unemployme
Shares of OneLife Technologies Corp. (OTCPK:OLMM) have increased by as much as 86% during 2018 after months of inactivity. Although the Company has issued several press releases in recent weeks, we believe that the primary reason why this pre-revenue company with less than $25,000 in assets now