In what would be a blow to American aerospace giant Boeing, Delta Air Lines is set to order around 100 jetliners from European rival Airbus, according to two people familiar with the deal.
Atlanta-based Delta will announce a deal later Wednesday for the Airbus A321neo, the sources said. The agreement with Airbus maker will be accompanied by a planned purchase of Pratt & Whitney engines,....More>>>
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On Tuesday, Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM) announced an acquisition expected to yield about 3.4 billion barrels of oil in the Permian Basin.....More>>>
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What $300,000 will buy: 4-bedroom, 2-bath 1920s bungalow with detached garage close to downtown
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Home to St. Olaf College and Carleton College, Northfield seamlessly blends town and gown. Retirees George and Linda Davis, 70, can vouch for that.....More>>>
Congress usually reserves words like “tyranny,” “destructive,” and “dangerous” for condemning intolerant regimes in the Middle East and elsewhere.
But now those same terms are being used to call for the elimination of the federal consumer protection agency that has cracked down on big banks and shady payday lenders.
Republican Rep. Jeb Hensarling....More>>>
Stocks fell for a second consecutive day but still remain within one good day of an all-time high.
The S&P 500 dropped 0.3% to 2,368.38 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average dipped 29.58 points, or 0.1%, to 20,924.76. The Nasdaq Composite fell 0.3% to 5,833.93. The S&P 500 is still just 1.4% off its all-time high.
Earlier today I looked at....More>>>
2016 was a surprising year… It was the eighth year of this bull market. But that didn't slow things down. U.S. stocks jumped 12%. Oil prices soared by 45%. And gold had a wild ride, eventually ending the year up 9%. With all that happening, you might have missed the major boom that happened in our neighbor to the north… Canada. Canadian stocks had a fantastic....More>>>
When Shutterfly Inc. (NASDAQ: SFLY) released its fourth-quarter earnings report after the markets closed on Wednesday, the company said it had $2.63 in earnings per share (EPS) and $561.2 million in revenue. The consensus estimates had called for $2.84 in EPS and revenue of $586.4 million. In the same period of last year, it posted EPS of $3.57 and $548.1 million in revenue.
Closed-end funds (CEFs) are often completely ignored by investors. Mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) get all the love. That’s a shame — especially if you’re looking high income. CEFs have some inherent advantages when it comes to getting a high yield.
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CEFs trade throughout the day on exchanges just like ETFs....More>>>
As American consumers flock to big vehicles, Toyota is suddenly flat-footed with its lineup full of historically stalwart compact cars, mid-size sedans and hybrids.
After years of resilience, the Japanese automaker lost U.S. market share in 2016 for the second-straight year, as low gasoline prices led buyers to snap up crossovers, pickup trucks and sport-utility vehicles.
Warren Buffett has remained quiet, despite being the largest Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) shareholder. Why so quiet? I feel he likely doesn’t agree with WFC’s practices (or doesn’t care), but what’s he really to do? He can’t sell, and buying isn’t a sound idea – this isn’t a generational buying opportunity for WFC.
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