Stories about Finance

Feb 17 2016

US retail sales rise as consumers shrug off stock price drop

While the 0.2 percent increase was above the market expectation of 0.1 percent, the U.S. Commerce Department also revised up the retail sales figure for December 2015 to ...

Feb 17 2016

Groupon (GRPN) Soars 40 Percent on Alibaba Group Holding (BABA)'s Investment

Shares of Chicago-based Groupon added $1.17 (U.S.), or 40.4 per cent, to $4.06 in afternoon trading Tuesday. Alibaba has also accumulated stakes in online retailer Jet....

Feb 16 2016

Pakistan part of Saudi-led military exercise: FO

Hishammuddin also pointed out the exercise was held north of Saudi Arabia, while Yemen is located south of the border. Malaysia has denied reports of its army's invol...

Feb 16 2016

Senators Urge NHTSA To Recall All Cars With Takata Inflators

Takata Corp told US safety regulators two weeks ago that about 3.9 million PDSI-5 inflators sold to several different vehicle manufacturers could rupture and kill. It als...

Feb 16 2016

Rochester ad agencies review Super Bowl Ads

The ad shows comedian Kevin Hart playing the role of an overprotective dad with the help of his new Hyundai Genesis. Despite the confused reaction and the nightmares th...