Stories about Finance

Feb 11 2016

European markets solid as focus turns to Fed

The Nasdaq composite edged up a point to 4,284. Compare that with Japan's rate, which earlier Tuesday turned negative for the first time ever. After the biggest two-day...

Feb 11 2016

Nevada's growing solar industry facing big slowdown

In Los Angeles and Orange counties, more than one-third of the solar employees were women and minorities, according to the report . While the Southwest has an abundanc...

Feb 11 2016

DraftKings' value has tumbled by 60%, Fox says

DraftKings , which is based in Boston, also agreed to spend a minimum of $250 million on "media placements" on Fox properties through December 2017. Marc Edelman, an As...

Feb 11 2016

Twitter fails to add new users in last quarter of 2015

Twitter said its monthly active users (MAUs) excluding SMS-only users were 305 million for the fourth quarter, down from 307 million in the previous quarter. The hashtag...

Feb 11 2016

Yellen says pace of future rate hikes could be slowed

Yellen kicked off two days of testimony before House and Senate committees by saying that financial conditions have become less supportive of economic growth . Testify...