A U.S. District Court jury in Los Angeles on Friday found in favor of Tesla boss Elon Musk in the defamation lawsuit brought against him by a British cave explorer who Musk had branded a "pedo guy" on Twitter. Freddie Joyner has more.
November's solid job growth is just part of a good news story facing investors into the end of the year but Victoria Fernandez, the chief market strategist at Crossmark Global Investments, thinks there will be more market volatility. Conway G. Gitte
Wall Street ended solidly higher on Friday as a strong jobs report and optimism about U.S.-China trade negotiations ahead of an upcoming deadline helped stoke investor risk appetite.
Despite a surprisingly strong November payrolls report, the Federal Reserve is expected to hold rates steady next week following three rate cuts this year. Conway G. Gittens has the week ahead.
France rejects a U.S. idea for companies to opt out of a proposed international tax reform, Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire said on Friday, urging Washington to negotiate in good faith. Ciara Lee reports
U.S. job growth increased by 266,000 in November, the biggest jump in 10 months, despite a slump in the manufacturing sector and overall uncertainty due to numerous trade spats between the U.S. and trading partners. Conway G. Gittens looks at the hir
Alibaba founder Jack Ma sat down with Softbank chief Masayoshi Son in Tokyo on Friday. Just weeks after he had to bail out WeWork, Son says he's still going with his gut on big decisions.
Germany's industrial output unexpectedly dropped in October, reviving worries about its economic growth outlook as its manufacturing backbone is hurt by global trade conflicts and disruption in the auto sector. Ciara Lee reports
06 Dec 2019 - It has been a positive day of trade for the ASX closing 0.4% higher. Bega (ASX:BGA) also dropped today. Shares in Caresales.com (ASX:CAR) shot up today as did Beach Energy. The Scentre Group (ASX:SCG) today announced it has acquired ...
Ride-hailing firm Uber says it received more than 3,000 reports of sexual assault, including rape, in the United States during 2018, at a time when it operated roughly 1.3 billion rides.
Boral (ASX:BLD) shares down after discovery of financial irregularities: ASX tracking 0.3% higher at
06 Dec 2019 - The ASX has risen at the open following positive leads from Wall Street. It is now tracking 0.3% higher at noon. Boral (ASX:BLD) shares slipped today after reporting they had identified financial irregularities in their North America...
06 Dec 2019 - The board of AP Eagers (ASX:APE) has appointed Greg Duncan and David Blackhall as independent non-executive directors, effective today.
06 Dec 2019 - Blackmores (ASX:BKL) today announced that Aaron Canning will transition from his current role as Chief Financial Officer next month, replaced by Gunther Burghardt.
06 Dec 2019 - Bubs Australia (ASX:BUB) has raised $30 million placement the placement was priced at 95 cents a share.
06 Dec 2019 - Wattle Health (ASX:WHA) has entered into a 10-year supply agreement with Chemist Warehouse for its organic nutritional dairy range, including its Uganic infant formula and the Little Innoscents organic skin care range.
State-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco's IPO will be the biggest in history but concerns about corporate governance and nation's role in Middle East politics may have limited international interest. Conway G. Gittens has the details.
06 Dec 2019 - Following soft leads from US markets, the ASX looks set to open higher this morning. Stocks rose in Asia and Europe as China and the US tried to reach an agreement on their 20-month-long trade war. OPEC to meet again today in Vienna ...
Wall Street eked out slight gains Thursday as investors waited for concrete news on a hoped-for interim trade deal between the United States and China.
06 Dec 2019 - The Independence Group (ASX:IGO) will not participate in Panoramic Resources (ASX:PAN) entitlement offer.
06 Dec 2019 - Boral (ASX:BLD) has identified certain financial irregularities in its North American Windows business.
Avantax Wealth Management investment advisor John Vento explains how investors can take advantage of money-losing stocks in a year that saw many stocks and bonds post huge rallies.
Britain's Serious Fraud Office has launched an investigation into commodities giant Glencore over suspicions of bribery.
Tiffany's quarterly profit plummeted 17%, and sales were flat. As Fred Katayama reports, lower spending by foreign tourists hurt the upscale jeweler.
Sterling hit 2-1/2-year highs versus the euro on Thursday, on growing confidence that next week's election will give the Conservative Party the parliamentary majority it needs to deliver Brexit.
General Motors and South Korea's LG Chem announced they will invest $2.3 billion to set up an electric vehicle battery joint venture near a shuttered GM plant in Ohio. Conway G. Gittens has the details.
Shares in Aston Martin soared Thursday on reports Canadian billionaire Lawrence Stroll could be eyeing a big stake in the luxury carmaker.
South African Airways, which is on the brink of financial collapse, was set to enter a business rescue process on Thursday.
Japan's cabinet approved a $122 billion fiscal package on Thursday to support stalling growth in the world's third-largest economy.
Shares in Moncler jumped Thursday on reports that Gucci owner Kering may bid for the luxury winterwear maker.
France's public transport networks ground to a near halt on Thursday as unions dug in for a nationwide strike aimed at forcing President Emmanuel Macron to abandon plans to overhaul the country's Byzantine pension system.
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The Reserve Bank of India's six-member Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) unanimously kept the repo rate unchanged at 5.15 per cent on Thursday. Repo rate is the key interest rate at which the RBI lends short-term funds to commercial banks. The MPC h...
05 Dec 2019 - Memphasys Limited (ASX:MEM) Executive Chairman, Alison Coutts talks about progress with the company's human assisted reproductive device for the separation of sperm cells in IVF clinics.
05 Dec 2019 - The Australian share market opened lower defying positive leads from US markets, but has edged higher over the first 2 hours of trade. It is now tracking nearly 1 per cent higher at noon, with all sectors in the green. Megaport (ASX:...
05 Dec 2019 - iSignthis (ASX:ISX) has commenced legal proceedings against the Australian Securities Exchange in the Federal Court of Australia.
05 Dec 2019 - Buru Energy (ASX:BRU) has assumed 100% equity in three key Canning Basin exploration permits.
05 Dec 2019 - AFT Pharmaceuticals (ASX:AFP) has today welcomed Medsafe’s decision saying sales of Maxigesic tablets increased by more than 50% after Australia rescheduled codeine containing medicines.
05 Dec 2019 - Tilt Renewables (ASX:TLT) has sold its Snowtown 2 wind farm for $1.073b.
Pan Asia Metals is a Sydney, Australia, based minerals exploration and development company focussed on the exploration and development of specialty and base metal projects in South East Asia. Pan Asia’s focus is South East Asia, its administrative...
05 Dec 2019 - Bio-Gene Technology Limited (ASX:BGT) CEO, Richard Jagger discusses the company's novel suite of insecticides, progress with trials and market opportunity.
05 Dec 2019 - The Australian share market looks set to open higher. The Dow Jones jumped almost 150 points after promising trade talks.
Exercise equipment company Peloton dropped the price of its digital monthly subscription, causing its share price to drop for a second straight day after some consumers complained its Christmas ad is sexist. Lisa Bernhard has more.
Wall Street bounced back Wednesday on investor optimism for an interim trade deal with China.
05 Dec 2019 - Zelda Therapeutics (ASX:ZLD) has confirmed the company has changed its name to Zelira Therapeutics.
05 Dec 2019 - Auswide Bank (ASX: ABA) has partnered with National Seniors Australia to provide their members with access to a range of fixed interest term deposits.
Edward Jones investment strategist Nela Richardson says the S&P 500 will post single-to-mid digit gains next year.
China warned on Wednesday that the U.S. House of Representatives bill calling for a tougher U.S. response to Beijing's treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority will impact bilateral cooperation, clouding prospects for a near-term deal to end a trade war.