By Bernice Napach
- Politics & Government
- Senator Arlen Specter
By Bernice Napach
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — GPS device-maker Garmin long has revered diversity in its workforce, even when the locale of its ever-sprawling operational headquarters — a largely white Kansas City suburb — didn't reflect it.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway is out with its annual letter to shareholders. The letter...
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CHICAGO (AP) — As Republicans try to unite around a replacement for the Affordable Care Act, one of the most popular parts of the law will be among the most difficult to replace: the guarantee of health coverage for people with pre-existing conditions.
The appearance by White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday afternoon shed a bright light on the Trump administration’s opinions about the media, the inner workings of the White House and, most importantly, on what Bannon sees as the “center core” of the coalition of voters backing President Trump. The United States, he stressed, “is a nation with an economy.
Although President-elect Donald Trump has pledged to cut federal taxes, state taxes are rising across the U.S. as financially strapped states search for funds to repair deteriorating infrastructure and close widening budget shortfalls. Alaska currently has no income or state sales tax. Raising existing state taxes or imposing new ones could backfire if they lead to fewer taxpayers.
Chesapeake Energy was upgraded by a UBS analyst, who said the company’s stock had fallen too far to stay bearish.
Warren Buffett’s annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders is out, and it’s full of wisdom from the Oracle of Omaha. In it, Buffett, the 86-year-old CEO of the company, offers his thoughts on American business and, by extension, the US stock market. “America’s economic achievements have led to staggering profits for stockholders,” Buffett writes.
Jim Cramer puts GNC and Vitamin Shoppe to the test to find out why the stocks have been such a train wreck.
Shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise tanked after the company reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue and slashed its outlook.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's era of austerity is over, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras claimed Friday, as he painted a positive picture of the reforms his government has agreed to take after the bailout program ends in 2018.
Warren Buffett, who has famously shied away from technology stocks, has made a killing on his investment in Apple’s stock.
Warren Buffett just published his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway investors, and buried in...
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“Today, I would rather prep for a colonoscopy than issue Berkshire shares,” writes Warren Buffett in his latest letter to Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A, BRK-B) shareholders. “I earlier described our gradual shift from a company obtaining most of its gains from investment activities to one that grows in value by owning businesses,” Buffett writes. “Launching that transition, we took baby steps — making small acquisitions whose impact on Berkshire’s profits was dwarfed by our gains from marketable securities.
Nvidia’s stock tumbles after Instinet and BMO Capital downgrade the graphics chip maker to rare bearish rating.
Getting out of debt can seem like an impossible task. But there are three simple rules that can help you achieve that goal.