The Finance 202: Wall Street shrugs off Mueller indictments

The Finance 202: Wall Street shrugs off Mueller indictments

THE TICKER Robert Mueller, special counsel on the Russian investigation. (AFP / Saul Loeb)  Investors processed some troubling news out of Washington on Monday by downgrading their expectations for a tax overhaul. But the mild stock sell-off that resulted had apparently little to do with the first indictments from Robert Mueller’s probe of the Trump […]

Parent wants in-laws to finance kids’ higher education

Dear Amy: My husband and I are parents to three college-age children. All three are good students who attend flagship state universities. Of course, as parents, we think they are great and well-rounded young adults. They have never given us a lick of trouble and have no trouble speaking and holding conversations with other adults, […]

Go Long Apple Inc. Into Earnings for Free

Go Long Apple Inc. Into Earnings for Free

Last week ended with a bang for the mega-cap stocks like Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). The bulls on Wall Street rejoiced from the Thursday earnings that Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG, NASDAQ:GOOGL) and Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) delivered. These two delivered astounding stats that promised much more upside potential ahead. AAPL Stock: Go Long Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Into […]

Bank of England believes Brexit could cost 75,000 finance jobs

Bank of England believes Brexit could cost 75,000 finance jobs

Image copyright AFP The Bank of England believes that up to 75,000 jobs could be lost in financial services following Britain’s departure from the European Union. I understand senior figures at the Bank are using the number as a “reasonable scenario”, particularly if there is no specific UK-EU financial services deal. The number could change […]

Republicans guaranteed two of three open Board of Finance seats

Republicans guaranteed two of three open Board of Finance seats

Photo: Contributed Photo / Contributed Photo Richard Freedman Richard Freedman Photo: Contributed Photo / Contributed Photo Republicans guaranteed two of three open Board of Finance seats STAMFORD — Two Board of Finance candidates already have guaranteed seats on the board come Nov. 7. Thanks to a Connecticut minority representation law, no one political party can […]

Reliance Home Finance: Reliance Home Finance posts Rs 41 crore net profit

Reliance Home Finance: Reliance Home Finance posts Rs 41 crore net profit

PTI| Oct 30, 2017, 08.57 PM IST The company said it added seven new clients during the quarter, expanded eight existing relationships and renewed 19 contracts. Reliance Home Finance Ltd on Monday said it closed the quarter ended on September 30, 2017 with net profit and income. In a statement issued here, the company said […]

Your apology for an alleged sexual assault is not the time to come out

Your apology for an alleged sexual assault is not the time to come out

Kevin Spacey has been accused of making sexual advances toward a 14-year-old over 30 years ago. That should be your main takeaway from the allegations that the actor responded to with a statement in the early hours of Monday morning (Oct. 30). Reading the news coverage, however, you’d be forgiven for missing that important point. […]