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128 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Thanks to some considerable negative downward revisions, Industrial Production In July rose 0.6% (double expectations of a 0.3% rise) - the biggest MoM rise since November. However, year-over-year IP growth is flat at 1.3% - hovering at its weakest s..."

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198 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
sales, business
"Screengrab via YouTubeGoPro reports fourth-quarter earnings results after the market close on Wednesday. Analysts estimate that the digital-camera maker recorded $0.02 in adjusted earnings per share, near the lower end of a range of -$0.01 to $0.17, ..."
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344 words • advanced • 3 years, 7 months ago
"Paris (AFP) - European cable and mobile operator Altice said Wednesday it had bought 70 percent of Suddenlink Communications in a deal that values the seventh-largest US cable company at $9.1 billion (8.2 billion)."With this acquisition, the Altice G..."

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364 words • intermediate • 3 years, 7 months ago
"Google has an explanation for its declining advertising rates, and it's not what you might have expected. For the past several years, Wall Street has obsessed about Google's declining cost-per-click — the amount of money that Google makes when consum..."

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257 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"REUTERS/Shannon StapletonIt seems like almost every day were hit with another piece of downbeat news. Butit isnt just that the news is negative. Its turned, well, wacky. Eyebrow raising.Credibility straining. Confidence eroding. As soon as I get used..."

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The nation′s financial regulator unveiled a set of measures that facilitate investment in Internet-only banks, which are expected to be fully operational by next ...
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329 words • advanced • 2 years, 10 months ago
business
"Mike Lawrie/Getty NFL commissioner Roger Goodell made $34 million during the 2014 fiscal year, after making$44 million 2013. ESPN's Darren Rovell firstreported the news onTuesday. Goodell's salary has been the subject of great publicity and even grea..."
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289 words • intermediate • 3 years, 9 months ago
"President Bill Clinton has received about $16 million in taxpayer dollars since he left office in 2001, according to an analysis released by Politico on Thursday. The money came from the Former Presidents Act, which provides funding for ex-presidents..."
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364 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"APPiper Jaffray analystGene Munster agrees withother analyststhat Apple is about to experience a grim milestone: sales of the iPhone will experience their first ever year-on-year decline when the company reports its quarterly earnings report next wee..."
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"Thursday morning saw the Philadelphia Federal Reserve's latest manufacturing business outlook survey smash expectations. The report's headline index came in at 40.8, blowing away last month's 20.7 reading and far exceeding expectations for a reading ..."

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369 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"London –  The world’s nine biggest insurance companies will have to hold more capital under new rules just finalized by global regulators that aim to prevent taxpayer bailouts of the industry in a crisis. Regulators decided to look at the multi-trill..."

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356 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"One indicator continues todestroy concerns that the US economy is imminently headed for recession. Weekly initial claims for unemployment insurance (aka jobless claims) are near the lowest level in 42 years. Most recently on Thursday, the Department ..."
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359 words • intermediate • 3 years, 4 months ago
business
"Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Monday repeated a goal of 4% GDP growth and said the fact that left-leaning economist Paul Krugman disagreed with him on its plausibility "warms my heart." "I think we can grow our economy at 4% instead of this anemic ..."

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428 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"ST LOUIS: Monsanto plans to cut 2600 jobs - more than 10 per cent of its workforce - in a cost savings move following a disappointing fourth quarter in which it lost nearly $US500 million. The agriculture giant said the cuts will occur over the next..."

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423 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"Bank of America announced earlier this month that it gave its CEO, Brian Moynihan, a $3 million pay raise last year. While the bank's performance improved in 2015, which I believe justified his raise, the structure of Moynihan's compensation leaves a..."
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"Stocks finished Tuesday mixed, but well off the lows, after all of the major indexes dropped sharply early in the day on Tuesday following overnight declines in Asian and European markets. First, the scoreboard: Dow: 17,806.7, -45, (-0.3%) SP 500: 2..."
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"Box, the enterprise storage and collaboration platform, has filed for an IPO in March, but it’s still not a public company. In fact, it’s probably not going public until 2015. The IPO delay — which Box CEO Aaron Levie told us has been an “extremely u..."
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455 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
business
"London has become a booming colossus for financial and fintech startups, with many of the $1 billion "unicorns" in the sector now in the British capital. There are other pockets of Europe where financial startups also seem to thrive. Many of these co..."
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476 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
sales, business
"Homini :) on FlickrValeant Pharmaceuticals may have inadvertently triggered an SEC investigation into itself by asking the regulator to look into a short seller who was publicly attacking the company, Reuters is reporting. That short seller was Andre..."

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376 words • intermediate • 3 years, 10 months ago
State lawmakers are looking to raise the tax rates for wealthy earners during the rail tax period. Subscribe to KITV on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/1hxKwsa ...
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