Stories about Finance

Feb 23 2016

United Technologies Says Obstacles Scuttled Honeywell Talks

Those talks broke down when United Technologies' stock price suffered significant declines and the two companies found themselves unable to agree on who would be in c...

Feb 23 2016

Oil Increases on Outlook for U.S

The oil production in Saudi Arabia - OPEC's largest oil producer and exporter - totaled 10.23 million barrels per day as of January, said the cartel. Iran should have ...

Feb 23 2016

SEC probes HSBC hiring in Asia

HSBC's fourth quarter performance dragged down full year results with a £604 million loss for the period. In addition to reporting its earnings, HSBC said that it...

Feb 23 2016

Sainsbury's given more time for Home Retail bid

The South African owner of Harveys and Bensons for Beds surprised the market on Friday when it made an offer worth 175p a share for Home Retail. Shares in Home Retail h...

Feb 23 2016

Starbucks changes rewards program; small spenders lose

The current model of the rewards system gives customers one star per transaction regardless of how much money was spent. The new Starbucks Rewards system, which takes...