Online real estate listing portals Zillow Inc (NASDAQ: Z ) and Trulia Inc (NYSE: TRLA ) shareholders voted to approve the merger of the two largest internet real estate services websites on December 18. ...Benzinga
Heating oil is losing market share to natural gas, electricity and other sources.MarketWatch
The Ex-Goldman Trader Who Correctly Shorted Subprime Mortgages During The Financial Crisis Has Made A New Bet
When Josh Birnbaum was at Goldman Sachs in...Business Insider
Bakeries, candy makers and others are considering raising prices for first time in years.USA TODAY
The U.S. Department of Agriculture last week released some preliminary data from its “USDA Agricultural Projections to 2024” report due for full release in February.24/7 Wall St.
Insider selling still lags the buyers in overall dollar amount and shares traded. It is possible that many insiders with planned selling programs have already taken some chips off the table.24/7 Wall St.
One would expect that insiders looking to add to their positions would wait for a downturn in the market. That wasn’t the case this past week.24/7 Wall St.
One of the most prolific oil and gas basins on the planet sits just off Cuba's northwest coast, and the thaw in relations with the United States is giving rise to hopes that Cuba can now get in on the ...Associated Press
Many workers want to put their retirement accounts on autopilot. That's the lesson from new data that show that recently hired plan members flock to balanced funds -- which include target-date funds. Nearly ...Investor's Business Daily
Stock mutual funds rallied from a two-week slide. U.S. diversified stock funds, according to Lipper Inc. data, jumped 1.37% in the latest week, which ended Dec. 18. Small-cap growth funds, which have been ...Investor's Business Daily
ProShares, the largest issuer of inverse and exchange traded funds, said this week that it expects none of its nearly 130 equity and fixed income ETFs will distribute capital gains this year. “Tax efficiency ...ETF Trends
This Weekend's Barron's: Five Oil Stocks to Buy Now ~ Odds of Russian Default Are Rising ~ Wabash National Is Poised to Haul In More Freight
Five Oil Stocks To Buy Now Plunging oil prices have created a rare opportunity to buy high-quality stocks on the cheap. Barron’s names five top picks. Finally Moving Beyond Bricks & Mortar After years ...Barrons.com
The Obama administration on Friday set the first national standards for waste generated from coal burned for electricity, called coal ash, treating it more like household garbage rather than a hazardous ...Associated Press
Six years ago, there was a massive spill of coal ash sludge in Tennessee. Three years later, tons of coal ash swept into Lake Michigan. Last February, there was another spill and gray sludge spewed into ...Associated Press
Southwestern Energy shareholders have been hit by a double whammy: falling natural-gas prices and the announcement of an acquisition that the company plans to fund partly with equity. Shares have fallen ...Barrons.com
Vital Signs Wow. Stock prices jumped 3% in another volatile week that nearly erased the previous week’s 3.5% thrashing. Anxiety diminished over the possible financial contagion from collapsing ruble and ...Barrons.com
Treasuries halted the biggest rally since 2012 after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen suggested an interest-rate increase in April hasn't been ruled out as economic growth leads the central bank to wind ...Bloomberg
In a year marked by low volatility, one must deal wisely with boredom. This column favored an approach I dubbed the conditional dividend strategy. It involved selling puts on high-quality stocks with payouts. ...Barrons.com