Yahoo Finance Originals: Investing

  • Here's why more companies like Coca-Cola are paying attention to "sustainability"

    Coca-Cola (KO) says it is working to repay Mother Earth for all the water it uses to make its products around the world. “Water is our number one critical ingredient,” Bea Perez, Coca-Cola’s chief sustainability officer told Yahoo Finance at the recent Concordia Summit in New York City. In 2015,…

    Alexis Christoforous
  • 10 US cities that need new homes now

    Single-family home construction is not meeting demand in 80% of US metro areas, according to a new survey from the National Association of Realtors (NAR). NAR reviewed new home construction relative to job gains over a three-year period (2013-2015) in 171 US metro areas and found this housing…

    Melody Hahm
  • Potential Twitter bid; Goldman Sachs upgrades Eli Lilly; US Labor Dept launches review of Wells Fargo

    Yahoo Finance is tracking the stocks you’re following, based on your Yahoo Finance ticker searches.

    Seana Smith
  • US STOCKS-Wall St propped up by tech stocks

    Google parent Alphabet rose 0.7 percent after JPMorgan raised its price target on the stock, driving the S&P 500 technology index up 0.4 percent. Investors are digesting Hillary Clinton's apparent win over Donald Trump in Monday's first presidential debate. Clinton is seen as the candidate of…

  • 'Dramatic slowing' seen in global trade, as rhetoric rises

    The World Trade Organization dramatically slashed its forecast for trade growth this year by about a third to its lowest rate since 2009, when the global economy was mired in recession in the wake of the ...

    Associated Press
  • Deutsche Bank touches new low, Twitter takeover talk, SeaWorld to invest in new attractions

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  • Debate Takeaways: Clinton gets under Trump's skin in debate

    Donald Trump repeatedly clashed with Hillary Clinton during Monday's first presidential debate, interrupting her and appearing agitated at times as they tangled over the economy, her use of a private mail ...

    Associated Press
  • Investors trim bets on Mexican rate hike after U.S. debate

    Investors on Tuesday trimmed bets on interest rate hikes by Mexico's central bank after the peso soared on the view that U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton fared better than rival Donald Trump in a televised debate. Yields on Mexican interest rate swaps fell sharply, suggesting…

  • Clinton assails Trump in blistering U.S. presidential debate

    By Steve Holland and John Whitesides HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (Reuters) - Democrat Hillary Clinton accused Republican Donald Trump of racism, sexism and tax avoidance on Monday, putting him on the defensive during a 2016 U.S. presidential debate rife with blistering insults and short on policy. Trump, a…

  • Clinton, Trump battle fiercely over taxes, race, terror

    HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (AP) — In a combative opening debate, Hillary Clinton emphatically denounced Donald Trump Monday night for keeping his personal tax returns and business dealings secret from voters and peddling a "racist lie" about President Barack Obama. Businessman Trump repeatedly cast Clinton as…

    Associated Press
  • China's Wanda in talks to buy Golden Globes producer

    Chinese conglomerate Wanda is considering ramping up its push into Hollywood with the acquisition of the production company behind the Golden Globes, the US firm said. Eldridge Industries, which controls Dick Clark Productions, said discussions to sell the company to Wanda were part of a move to…

  • Wall Street drops as investors brace for presidential debate

    Big banks led the declines as investors worried that Deutsche Bank might need to add additional capital to pay for a $14 billion U.S. demand to settle claims it missold mortgage-backed securities. Its U.S.-listed shares fell 7.06 percent to a record low after the bank said it had no need for…

  • Deutsche Bank drops to record low; Wells Fargo hit with $2.6B class action suit; Goldman, Morgan Stanley bullish on Marriott

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    Seana Smith
  • Lands' End CEO departs, Deutsche Bank falls, Twitter downgraded

    The struggling apparel maker has lost another Chief Executive as the company’s CEO Federica Marchionni is stepping down, effective immediately. Deutsche Bank’s (DB) US listed shares fell sharply this morning after German magazine Focus reported over the weekend that Chancellor Angela Merkel…

    Yahoo Finance
  • Wall Street opens lower, weighed down by Apple

    (Reuters) - U.S. stocks opened lower on Monday as Apple weighed on the three major indexes and investors geared up for the first debate between U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. ...

  • Elon Musk’s dream of going to Mars is SpaceX’s biggest strength, and its biggest distraction

    SpaceX is a company built to go to Mars, but are those ambitions getting in the way of its ability to achieve them? In a few days, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk will unveil his plans to explore Mars at a global space conference in Mexico. The event has been widely anticipated by fans of the…

  • Wall Street set to open lower as presidential debate looms

    Deutsche Bank's U.S.-listed shares fell nearly 5 percent premarket and dragged on big Wall Street banks after a German magazine cited government sources saying Chancellor Angela Merkel has ruled out state assistance for the lender and any interference in the ongoing U.S. justice department…