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Europe Markets: European stocks steady after big rally to start August
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 07:48:00 GMT
European stocks were steady on Tuesday, after a wave of manufacturing reports suggested a stronger economic recovery across the globe.
: BP slashes dividend in half after $16.8 billion loss
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 07:06:00 GMT
Oil giant BP on Tuesday cut its dividend in half after reporting a $16.8 billion loss for the second quarter.
Health care will cost this much in retirement — but probably even more
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 04:01:36 GMT
And with COVID lurking, here’s one employer benefit you should absolutely review
The Fed: Fed’s Evans says the power to get the economy going lies with Congress
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 03:56:22 GMT
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans said Monday Congress is in the drivers seat in policy decisions needed to ensure economic growth in the near term.
Key Words: A record high for the Nasdaq ‘would all come crashing down,’ says Trump in a tweet, ‘including your jobs, stocks, and 401(k)s,’ if Biden wins presidency
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 03:49:13 GMT
President Donald Trump’s latest tweet touts record gains for the Nasdaq Composite Index and suggests a rebound in the market from coronavirus -induced lows is in jeopardy if former Vice President Joe Biden, and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, wins the 2020 election.
MarketWatch First Take: Trump has no right to demand money from Microsoft-TikTok deal
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 03:44:51 GMT
The move by the U.S. government to attempt to get the Chinese company ByteDance to divest the U.S. version of its popular TikTok social media app is not without recent precedent, but President Donald Trump’s demand for a cut of the deal is completely bizarre.
Earnings Watch: Uber earnings: ‘A tale of two businesses’ as Postmates comes on board
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 02:43:00 GMT
The COVID-19 crisis has hit ride-hailing hard, but food delivery has become a lifeline for many. Can gains for UberEats overshadow the decline of Uber's core business as it looks to devour Postmates?
The Tell: A 10% selloff in the stock market is most likely, says expert who called March lows: ‘Something has to give’
Tue, 04 Aug 2020 00:22:00 GMT
Michael Wilson, chief U.S. equity strategist at Morgan Stanley, and his colleagues believe that the narrow breadth of winners in the stock market will likely result in a 10% correction before giving way to a renewed rally.
: Twitter warns it may face $250 million fine by FTC for misusing user data
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 23:40:00 GMT
Twitter Inc. warned Monday that it expects to face a fine of up to $250 million by the Federal Trade Commission for using personal security data to target ads to users.
The Ratings Game: Amazon is making gains with older consumers as more people turn to e-commerce during COVID-19
Mon, 03 Aug 2020 23:01:27 GMT
Amazon reported a second-quarter surge in e-commerce as well as other parts of the business.