The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of 0.5% in the group’s seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending June 29. Mortgage loan rate movements were mixed last week.
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. was a big winner from the recent tax overhaul.
Book value, a metric he’s called a “crude, but useful” way to track the conglomerate’s worth, climbed 13 percent to $211,750 per Class A share at the end of 2017 compared to three months earlier, the company said Saturday in a statement. Analysts at Barclays Plc last....More>>>
There’s a seeming contradiction when it comes to Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Apple stock now sits just off an all-time high. Last Thursday, its market capitalization hit $934 billion — the highest ever for a U.S. company. The iPhone is the most profitable product ever created — and it’s driven huge returns in AAPL stock, which has nearly tripled over the past five years and....More>>>
April 20th is not, perhaps, the most auspicious day in human history being the birthday of one of the greater tyrants and mass murderers of the 20th century. But that was almost 130 years ago, and what is in a date anyway. Why focus on April 20th? It is the day on which Pivotal Software (PVTL) went public – and it had been one of the more eagerly awaited IPOs of this year.
Netflix, Inc.(NASDAQ:NFLX) stock received several price target upgrades after the recent earnings. Flickr
Shares of Los Gatos, California-basedvideo streaming giant, Netflix Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX) have been trending downwards after the company reported a miss on its subscriber numbers in its latest earnings report. Netflix stock is down by more than 5% since the earnings report, closing....More>>>
Taxis come up Park Avenue in midtown Manhattan March 15, 2017, the morning after Winter Storm Stella dumped snow and sleet in New York. (Photo credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)
Winter Storm Stella packed quite a wallop across much of the northeastern United States with snow totals reaching upwards of 40 inches in parts of New York State. With many areas still digging out, the Internal....More>>>
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Toyota Motor Corporation (TM) is the worlds eighth-largest company by sales based on 2016 consolidated revenues per the Fortune Global 500. Interestingly, Toyota is tailgating seventh-ranked and fellow automaker, Volkswagen (OTCPK:VLKAY) by a slim $8 million of revenue.
SOFIA, Bulgaria The European Union has called on U.S. President Donald Trump's administration to stop threating it with tariffs on steel and aluminum, saying Thursday it is prepared to discuss trade but not at gun-point.
In March, Trump slapped tariffs of 25% on steel imports and 10% on impo
Every day, Wall Street analysts upgrade some stocks, downgrade others, and "initiate coverage" on a few more. But do these analysts even know what they're talking about? Today, we're taking one high-profile Wall Street pick and putting it under the microscope...
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If you're not familiar with how Social Security works, you might assume that there's a single age at which eligible recipients have to file for benefits. Not so. You actually get an eight-year window to claim benefits that begins at age 62 and carries through until age 70. (Technically, you're no
The biopharma and drug supply chain sectors outperformed the market last week, even as Trump administration officials pressed the president's blueprint to lower drug prices, with tough rhetoric for drugmakers and public shaming of pharmaceutical firms for supposedly blocking competition.