Stocks

  • The pay of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s outgoing CEO fell 73 percent in 2013 because he received a lower performance-based bonus and he didn't get stock awards that are given in anticipation of future performance. ...

  • Texas Instruments Inc. gave an upbeat forecast for the current quarter after the chipmaker's first-quarter profit rose 35 percent. The shares rose $1.54, or 3.3 percent, to $48 in aftermarket trading. ...

  • He still thinks tablet computing is the future.

  • Wal-Mart cuts CEO's pay 73 percent in 2013 Associated Press - 46 minutes ago

    The pay of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s outgoing CEO fell 73 percent in 2013 because he didn't get stock awards that are given in anticipation of future performance as well as a lower performance-based bonus. ...

  • Apple increases stock buyback, will split stock

    Apple is diverting more of its cash to shareholders and preparing to split its stock for the first time in nine years in an attempt to win back investors fretting about the iPhone maker's slowing growth ...

  • Zynga founder Pincus leaving operations role

    Online game maker Zynga's founder Mark Pincus is stepping down as chief product officer, less than a year after he was replaced as the company's CEO, as the company's sales slide. Zynga said Wednesday ...

  • Wild Swings In A Stock's Base Pose As Red Flag For … Investor's Business Daily - 52 minutes ago

    A stock's chart tells a story that investors shouldn't ignore, especially when it comes to deciding whether to buy, sell or avoid a stock. One danger sign that investors should heed is wide-and-loose price ...

  • Facebook 1Q results soar; CFO to step down Associated Press - 53 minutes ago
    Facebook 1Q results soar; CFO to step down

    Facebook's earnings nearly tripled and revenue grew sharply in the first quarter, surpassing Wall Street's expectations thanks to an 82 percent increase in advertising revenue. It was the fourth quarter ...

More Stocks News »
 

Currencies

More Currencies News »
 

Commodities

  • AUD/USD Technical Analysis – Trend Line Support in Focus

  • NZD/USD Technical Analysis – Opting to Wait for Short Setup

  • EUR/JPY Technical Analysis – Flat-Lined Below 142.00 Mark

  • Final Glance: Gold companies AP - 1 hour 25 minutes ago

    Shares of some top gold companies were up at the close of trading: Barrick Gold Corp. rose $.26 or 1.5 percent, to $17.81. Gold Fields rose $.13 or 3.3 percent, to $4.11. GoldCorp. rose $.24 or 1.0 percent, ...

  • Final Glance: Silver companies Associated Press - 1 hour 25 minutes ago

    Shares of some top silver companies were up at the close of trading: Hecla Mining Co. rose $.04 or 1.3 percent, to $3.11. Pan American Silver Corp. rose $.35 or 2.8 percent, to $13.07. Silver Standard ...

  • Final Glance: Coal companies Associated Press - 1 hour 26 minutes ago

    Shares of some top coal companies were mixed at the close of trading: Arch Coal fell $.07 or 1.5 percent, to $4.48. Consol Energy Inc. rose $.74 or 1.8 percent, to $42.23. Peabody Energy rose $.11 or .6 ...

  • Smoke rises from a derelict mine shaft 25 miles east of Johannesburg, where illegal miners cook, work and sleep below ground for weeks at a time. They have broken through a slab of concrete covering the entrance to the shaft, one of 6,000 abandoned mines, many around Johannesburg, known as “eGoli,” or “City of Gold” in …

  • Gold prices settled higher for the first time in a week as tensions between Russia and Ukraine give the precious metal some support. Russia warned Wednesday that it would mount a firm response if its citizens ...

More Commodities News »