After eight-straight losing sessions, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ($DJI) might draw support Friday from stronger overseas markets overnight. Without much data or earnings news on the calendar, the focus sits squarely on OPEC amid talk that a crude oil production increase might be in the card
Retirement is a milestone most of us will someday reach, because few people work until the end of their lives. But only around one-third of Americans are very confident they'll have enough money to live comfortably -- and some may actually be too confident, because we tend to overestimate how lo
Every night in 1995, I would deposit money overnight in a different currency… Sounds strange, I realize. But back then, as the vice president of a global mutual fund, one of my jobs was to execute our fund's trades. Once our U.S. trading day was done, we wanted our money to work for us overnight as well. We might put our money into French francs, German marks, or somewhere....More>>>
Portland, OR, based Investment company Portfolio 21 Investments buys Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corp, Danaher Corp, FedEx Corp, S&P Global Inc, sells General Mills Inc, United Parcel Service Inc, Verizon Communications Inc, General Electric Co during the 3-months ended 2017-06-30, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Portfolio 21 Investments. As of 2017-06-30,....More>>>
The number of active U.S. oil rigs have now risen for five straight weeks, and according to experts in the industry, there are no signs the ramp-up in production will abate anytime soon.
When asked what change they expect in the number of U.S rigs drilling for oil in the coming year, a majority of delegates at the S&P Global Platts Oil & Energy Forum on Monday said they expect the....More>>>
EVO Payments Inc (NASDAQ:EVOP) shares reached a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as $23.76 and last traded at $22.93, with a volume of 3028 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at $22.84.
West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil traded at a discount of $7 a barrel to Brent crude late Monday morning, but that reflects just one headwind faced by U.S. crude producers. In the Permian Basin, the discount may surpass $20 or more a barrel due to a lack of pipeline takeaway capacity to tra
The minimum wage in the United States is $7.25 per hour. Assuming a typical 40-hour work week, that adds up to $15,080 over a year. If you're fortunate enough to live in one of the 29 states with a higher minimum wage, you can make a little over $20,000 in a year. But for many, that's still a far
Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ:WFM) has had a bad time on the market over the past couple of months, losing over 16% of its value on the back of a weak financial performance in its last reported quarter. But, in my opinion, the recent drop in Whole Foods' shares is an opportunity to buy more of the s