Archive for July, 2014

Tech earnings take center stage

July 14, 2014
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By Angela Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – Earnings from some of the biggest U.S. technology companies will take center stage this week, giving investors a chance to re-evaluate the sector’s health.
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Amplats H1 earnings to fall sharply after platinum strike

July 14, 2014
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JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South Africa’s Anglo American Platinum said on Monday its first-half earnings would fall by as much as 96 percent after a five-month strike – the longest and most damaging in the country’s history – crippled its operations.
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Tech earnings take center stage next week

July 12, 2014
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By Angela Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – Earnings from some of the biggest U.S. technology companies will take center stage next week, giving investors a chance to re-evaluate the sector’s health.
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Wall Street Weekahead – Tech earnings take center stage next week

July 12, 2014
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By Angela Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – Earnings from some of the biggest U.S. technology companies will take center stage next week, giving investors a chance to re-evaluate the sector’s health.
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Portugal bank worry drives gold to 3-1/2 month high; more upside seen

July 10, 2014
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By Barani Krishnan and Clara Denina
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Wall St. ends lower on angst over Portugal’s bank woes

July 10, 2014
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By Angela Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks dropped on Thursday as concerns about the financial health of Portugal’s top listed bank gave investors a reason to cash in recent gains.
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Portuguese bank fears rekindle euro market tension

July 10, 2014
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LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Worries over the health of one of Portugal’s largest financial groups hit the country’s stock market hard Thursday, pushing up its borrowing rates and unsettling investors across Europe.
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Wall St slides as Portugal bank worry triggers selloff

July 10, 2014
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By Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks fell on Thursday after the health of Portugal’s top listed bank was questioned, bringing back to markets the specter of a weakened Europe.
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Matt Bai: Time for the Redskins to get more offensive

July 10, 2014
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Matt Bai: Time for the Redskins to get more offensive


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How alleged gunman’s daughter stopped more killings

July 10, 2014
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The Texas gunman who killed six people was out to murder more family members, police said — and it was his own daughter who stopped him from causing even more carnage.
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