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The New Zealand Herald
Industry boom raising house valuesAerial view of Taradale. Photo / Paul Taylor Booming industries and an influx
Industry boom raising house values
The New Zealand Herald / Posted moments ago
Aerial view of Taradale. Photo / Paul Taylor Booming industries and an influx of interest from outside the region are being touted as the reasons for the Hawke's Bay housing market's steady growth. The latest monthly QV House Price Index shows the... Read more
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FOX Business
MetLife Shares Slump As Insurer's Profit And Sales Miss EstimatesMetLife Inc. shares slumped 2% in after-hours trading Wednesday, after the insu
MetLife Shares Slump As Insurer's Profit And Sales Miss Estimates
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
MetLife Inc. shares slumped 2% in after-hours trading Wednesday, after the insurance company missed profit and revenue estimates for its first quarter. The company said it had net income of $2.2 billion, or $1.98 a share, in the quarter, compared... Read more
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FOX Business
Why SolarCity Corp's Shares Plunged Again on WednesdayImage source: SolarCity. What: Shares of residential solar giant SolarCity Cor
Why SolarCity Corp's Shares Plunged Again on Wednesday
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Image source: SolarCity. What: Shares of residential solar giant SolarCity Corp had another rough day Wednesday, falling 10.6% after a 10.5% drop on Tuesday. So what: Today's drop was driven by hedge fund manager Jim Chanos saying SolarCity will... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Stocks Slump After Private-sector Jobs, Productivity DisappointU.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday for a second straight session after a num
U.S. Stocks Slump After Private-sector Jobs, Productivity Disappoint
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
U.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday for a second straight session after a number of economic reports suggested the economy is struggling to regain momentum. Stronger-than-expected service-sector ISM index was not enough to balance disappointing... Read more
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FOX Business
TripAdvisor Shares Fall After Quarterly Results MissTripAdvisor Inc. shares dropped in the extended session Wednesday after the tra
TripAdvisor Shares Fall After Quarterly Results Miss
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
TripAdvisor Inc. shares dropped in the extended session Wednesday after the travel-booking website fell short of Wall Street estimates for the first quarter. TripAdvisor shares fell 6.9% to $58.75 after hours. The company reported adjusted... Read more
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FOX Business
Tesla Shares Higher After Narrower-forecast Quarterly LossTesla Motors Inc. shares rose more than 7% late Wednesday after the electric-ca
Tesla Shares Higher After Narrower-forecast Quarterly Loss
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Tesla Motors Inc. shares rose more than 7% late Wednesday after the electric-car maker reported a narrower-than-expected first-quarter adjusted loss and quarterly sales in line with Wall Street expectations. Tesla said it lost $75 million in the... Read more
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FOX Business
Kraft Heinz Rallies As First-quarter Earnings Beat ExpectationsKraft Heinz Co. shares rose in Wednesday's extended session after the packaged-
Kraft Heinz Rallies As First-quarter Earnings Beat Expectations
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Kraft Heinz Co. shares rose in Wednesday's extended session after the packaged-foods giant posted better-than-expected quarterly earnings. Kraft Heinz reported its first-quarter earnings rose to $896 million, or 73 cents a share, from $276 million,... Read more
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FOX Business
Fitbit Shares Plunge On Weak Quarterly OutlookShares of Fitbit Inc. plunged 12% in after-hours trade Wednesday after the comp
Fitbit Shares Plunge On Weak Quarterly Outlook
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Shares of Fitbit Inc. plunged 12% in after-hours trade Wednesday after the company issued much weaker-than-expected guidance for the second quarter, despite posting a top- and bottom-line beat for the first quarter. The company reported first-quarter... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Nektar Therapeutics Inc Is Dropping TodayImage source: Images_of_Money via Flickr Creative Commons. What: Shareholders
Why Nektar Therapeutics Inc Is Dropping Today
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Image source: Images_of_Money via Flickr Creative Commons. What: Shareholders ofNektar Therapeutics are having a bit of a rough day; the company's stock has dropped more than 10% as of 3:45 p.m. ET today after investors got a good look at the... Read more
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FOX Business
Weight Watchers' Stock Soars After Results Beat Expectations, Outlook RaisedShares of Weight Watchers International Inc. rocketed 12% in after-hours trade
Weight Watchers' Stock Soars After Results Beat Expectations, Outlook Raised
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Shares of Weight Watchers International Inc. rocketed 12% in after-hours trade Wednesday, after the weight management services company reported a narrower-than-expected first-quarter loss and raised its full-year profit outlook. For the latest... Read more
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FOX Business
Whole Foods Shares Jump In After Hours After Profit Beat ExpectationsWhole Foods Market Inc. shares jumped 3.7% in after hours trading Wednesday aft
Whole Foods Shares Jump In After Hours After Profit Beat Expectations
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Whole Foods Market Inc. shares jumped 3.7% in after hours trading Wednesday after third-quarter earnings beat expectations. The healthy food grocer said it had net income of $142 million, or 44 cents per share, down from $158 million, or 44 cents per... Read more
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FOX Business
B. Riley Financial Plans To Buy United Online In $170 Million DealB. Riley Financial Inc. said late Wednesday it plans to buy United Online Inc.
B. Riley Financial Plans To Buy United Online In $170 Million Deal
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
B. Riley Financial Inc. said late Wednesday it plans to buy United Online Inc. in a deal valued at about $170 million. United Online provides consumer services and products of the Internet and its communications segment includes Internet access... Read more
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FOX Business
Walker & Dunlop Takes a Hit From Falling Revenue, ProfitsImage: Walker & Dunlop. Providing financing for real-estate projects is an imp
Walker & Dunlop Takes a Hit From Falling Revenue, Profits
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Image: Walker & Dunlop. Providing financing for real-estate projects is an important business for the health of the overall economy, and Walker & Dunlop works to provide financing options that some major banks won't even consider. Yet like any... Read more
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FOX Business
Tribune Publishing Unanimously Rejects Gannett Acquisition OfferTribune Publishing Co. shares were up 4.4% in Wednesday after-hours trading aft
Tribune Publishing Unanimously Rejects Gannett Acquisition Offer
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Tribune Publishing Co. shares were up 4.4% in Wednesday after-hours trading after it said it sent a letter to Gannett Co. Inc. rejecting its acquisition offer of $12.25 per share in cash. Gannett shares are unchanged in after-hours trading. Tribune... Read more
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FOX Business
CBOE Holdings, Inc. Earnings Boosted By SPX and VIX TradesImage source: CBOE Holdings. CBOE Holdingsreported first-quarter results on Ap
CBOE Holdings, Inc. Earnings Boosted By SPX and VIX Trades
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Image source: CBOE Holdings. CBOE Holdingsreported first-quarter results on April 29. The holding company for the Chicago Board Options Exchange benefited from greater usage of its high-margin proprietary products. CBOE Holdings results: The raw... Read more
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FOX Business
Markel Corporation Starts the Year StrongMarkel Corporation released first-quarter 2016 results Tuesday after the market
Markel Corporation Starts the Year Strong
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Markel Corporation released first-quarter 2016 results Tuesday after the market close. And though shares are little changed as of this writing, make no mistake: Investors should be pleased with the specialty insurer's solid start to the... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Ways Hain Celestial Group, Inc Continues Driving Bigger ProfitsMore U.S. shoppers picked a Hain product last quarter after six months of decli
3 Ways Hain Celestial Group, Inc Continues Driving Bigger Profits
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
More U.S. shoppers picked a Hain product last quarter after six months of declines. That's a good change. Since going public, Hain Celestial Group, Inc has consistently delivered strong sales and earnings growth, making it one of the best... Read more
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Financial Planning.com
John Bogle gets the last laughJohn Bogle, founder of Vanguard, popularized index funds. Image: Bloomberg Our
John Bogle gets the last laugh
Financial Planning.com / Posted a minute ago
John Bogle, founder of Vanguard, popularized index funds. Image: Bloomberg Our daily roundup of retirement news your clients may be thinking about. Forty years after espousing passive investing while keeping a well-diversified portfolio with... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Humber building sold for $1.9MThe GPT Group raked in almost $5 million for the sale of two Wollongong propert
Humber building sold for $1.9M
Illawarra Mercury / Posted a minute ago
The GPT Group raked in almost $5 million for the sale of two Wollongong properties at an auction on Wednesday night. SOLD: The Humber premises on Crown Lane sold for $1.9 million. Picture: Robert Peet. The GPT Group raked in almost $5 million for... Read more
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New York Post
Teens just don’t like shopping at teen retailersStruggling teen apparel retailer Aeropostale filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy pr
Teens just don’t like shopping at teen retailers
New York Post / Posted a minute ago
Struggling teen apparel retailer Aeropostale filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Wednesday, succumbing to years of losses as shoppers moved on to fast-fashion retailers and online competitors. Aeropostale said it plans to finance its... Read more
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FOX Business
Tesla Advances 500,000 Unit Production Plan to 2018Tesla Motors Inc said on Wednesday it was on track to deliver 80,000 to 90,000
Tesla Advances 500,000 Unit Production Plan to 2018
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Tesla Motors Inc said on Wednesday it was on track to deliver 80,000 to 90,000 electric vehicles this year and that it would be produce 500,000 vehicles in 2018, two years faster than expected. Tesla, controlled and run by technology entrepreneur... Read more
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FOX Business
Twenty-First Century Fox Gets a Revenue Boost From Advertising SalesTwenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA), owner of cable channels including t
Twenty-First Century Fox Gets a Revenue Boost From Advertising Sales
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ:FOXA), owner of cable channels including the FOX Business Network, Fox News as well as the Twentieth Century Fox movie studio, reported a 5.7 percent rise in quarterly adjusted revenue as advertising sales and... Read more
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Daily News
Amana Takaful Group records a 22% growth in 2015Amana Takaful PLC (ATPLC) recorded sound growth in 2015 and strengthened its po
Amana Takaful Group records a 22% growth in 2015
Daily News / Posted a minute ago
Amana Takaful PLC (ATPLC) recorded sound growth in 2015 and strengthened its position as the leading fully fledged Takaful service provider in Sri Lanka. The group reported a consolidated revenue of Rs. 3.24 billion, an increase of 22.2% over 2014... Read more
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FOX Business
How Warren Buffett's Politics Prediction Came TrueSeventeen years ago, in a passing observation, Warren Buffett more or less pred
How Warren Buffett's Politics Prediction Came True
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Seventeen years ago, in a passing observation, Warren Buffett more or less predicted that today's political environment was a likely product of something that investors had hoped would come to pass: significantly better corporate profit margins.... Read more
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FOX Business
Did One Decision Destroy Sequoia?If you follow the markets at all, you've probably heard a thing or two about so
Did One Decision Destroy Sequoia?
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
If you follow the markets at all, you've probably heard a thing or two about some hedge funds and mutual funds that have been clobbered by their holdings in Valeant Pharmaceuticals, which is down nearly 90% from its peak share price last July. Bill... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Weak US hiring report sends stocks lower on Wall StreetNEW YORK (AP) � U.S. and global stock indexes moved lower a second day Wednesda
Weak US hiring report sends stocks lower on Wall Street
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted a minute ago
NEW YORK (AP) � U.S. and global stock indexes moved lower a second day Wednesday following a dismal report on job creation that gave investors concern over the state of the economy. The data followed a round of economic news out of China and Europe a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tribune Publishing Hit by $6 Million Loss in Ad Revenues in Q1Revenue was flat for the period ending March 27 at $398.2 million, compared to
Tribune Publishing Hit by $6 Million Loss in Ad Revenues in Q1
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a minute ago
Revenue was flat for the period ending March 27 at $398.2 million, compared to $398.3 million for the same priod a year ago. Per-share earnings came in at 23 cents, just under analysts’ estimates, after adjusting for elements like employee buyouts... Read more
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FOX Business
Why SolarCity Corp's Shares Plunged Again on WednesdayImage source: SolarCity. Continue Reading Below What: Shares of residential s
Why SolarCity Corp's Shares Plunged Again on Wednesday
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
Image source: SolarCity. Continue Reading Below What: Shares of residential solar giant SolarCity Corp had another rough day Wednesday, falling 10.6% after a 10.5% drop on Tuesday. So what: Today's drop was driven by hedge fund manager Jim Chanos... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Stocks Slump After Private-sector Jobs, Productivity DisappointU.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday for a second straight session after a num
U.S. Stocks Slump After Private-sector Jobs, Productivity Disappoint
FOX Business / Posted a minute ago
U.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday for a second straight session after a number of economic reports suggested the economy is struggling to regain momentum. Stronger-than-expected service-sector ISM index was not enough to balance disappointing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
‘Deadpool,’ ‘People v OJ Simpson’ Help Fox Top Q3 Revenue Mark“Deadpool,” “The People v. O.J. Simpson” and owning Fox News Channel during an
‘Deadpool,’ ‘People v OJ Simpson’ Help Fox Top Q3 Revenue Mark
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a minute ago
“Deadpool,” “The People v. O.J. Simpson” and owning Fox News Channel during an election cycle helped 21st Century Fox top Wall Street’s $7.18 billion revenue forecast. The media company reported $7.23 billion at its top line on Wednesday afternoon,... Read more
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