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Dow set for best week since July as stock futures imply deeper push into record territory - MarketWatch
U.S. stock-index futures inched higher on Friday, indicating that Wall Street would extend its recent uptrend and push further into record levels. Where are the major benchmarks trading? Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average YMU8, +0.09 ...
Fox and Comcast are about to settle their $36 billion battle for Sky — here's what to expect - CNBC
Two of America's largest media companies are about to settle a bidding war to buy a coveted overseas competitor. Twenty-First Century Fox and Comcast will go head-to-head in London over the weekend at a takeover auction for British broadcaster Sky.
Walmart warns Trump's tariffs may force it to hike prices - CNBC
Walmart said that it may hike prices of products if the Trump administration imposes a tariff on Chinese imports, according to a letter the company wrote to U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer two weeks ago and seen by Reuters on Thursday.
McDonald's gives students $25000 after their fake ad went unnoticed in epic prank - USA TODAY
PEARLAND, Texas – The two friends who pulled off a viral prank at a local McDonald's are getting a little payback: $25,000 each. Jevh Maravilla and Christian Toledo put up a fake marketing poster of themselves in the fast-food restaurant back in July ...
Ex-Southwest Employee Says Airline Had 'Whites Only' Break Room - Newsweek
An ex-Southwest Airlines staffer filed a racial discrimination lawsuit against the company earlier this week which alleges that his coworkers made a “whites-only” break room at Hobby Airport in Texas. In the lawsuit filed in Houston, Texas on Wednesday ...
Freezing your credit is now free - CNBC
You can now add credit-report freezes to the list of best things in life that are free. As of Friday, consumers won't have to pay a fee to credit-reporting firms when they want to use a freeze to help protect themselves from identity theft. They would ...
Samsung Plans Lower Chip Growth Amid Price Concern, Sources Say - Bloomberg
Samsung Electronics Co. is planning to curtail growth in memory chip output next year to keep supplies tight amid an expected slowing in demand, according to people briefed on the matter. The move would help maintain or drive up semiconductor prices ...
Wells Fargo chair says Sloan has board's 'unanimous support' - American Banker
Wells Fargo's board of directors is denying reports that it has considered replacing CEO Tim Sloan. Board chair Elizabeth “Betsy” Duke said in a statement late Wednesday that Sloan has the board's full support and that she and other directors have not ...
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Any thrill about seeing the Dow at its all-time high pretty much goes up in smoke once you consider the buzz around pot stocks. Weed stocks, such as Canadian-based Tilray, are lighting up the market and giving plenty of 20-year-old speculators reason ...