| Dec 8, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Kiplinger's senior editor Anne Kates Smith recently interviwed Kristina Hooper, the U.S. investment strategist for Allianz Global Investors, on the outlook for stocks in 2015.
Kiplinger's: Where do you see stocks headed in 2015?
Hooper: It depends on...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 2:05 PM
A strong jobs report boosted U.S. and European stocks Friday, and leaving the Dow Jones industrial average just short of the 18,000 mark.
The main focus in the markets was the monthly hiring numbers. The Labor Department said U.S. employers added 321,...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 10:21 AM
Banks should consider cyber risk insurance to help deal with the financial fall-out from the growing threat of cyber attacks, a top U.S. regulator said on Wednesday.
Bankers and officials have become more vocal lately about concerns that malicious...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Tribune Media is set to begin trading Friday on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TRCO.
The Chicago-based media company announced Tuesday it has received approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission to list its stock on the NYSE,...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Cook County has filed a federal lawsuit against a third mortgage lender, alleging that unfair, predatory lending and loan serving practices, particularly in minority communities, violated the Fair Housing Act.
The suit, filed against Wells Fargo on...
| Nov 28, 2014
OAKLAND — The suppliers arrive at one of the nation's largest marijuana dispensaries carrying hundreds of pounds of cannabis in duffel bags, knapsacks and baby diaper totes. They leave with those same carriers stuffed with wads of cash.
| Nov 24, 2014
| 7:44 PM
Sony Pictures Entertainment suffered a widespread hack that rendered the film studio's computer systems useless, in a twist right out of a cybersecurity thriller movie.
Employees of the Culver City-based studio who tried to log on to their work...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 1:55 PM
(Reuters) - Jana Partners LLC has lined up five executives who are willing to serve as directors on PetSmart Inc's board if the activist hedge fund is not satisfied with the outcome of the pet food retailer's strategic review, the fund said in a filing on...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 2:05 PM
(Reuters) - The billion-dollar commodity trading businesses of two of the industry's biggest players were laid bare in an exhaustive report on Wednesday by the Senate Permanent Subcommittee On Investigations, including new details of their revenues in...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 2:57 PM
WASHINGTON — Seven of the 30 largest U.S. corporations paid more money to their chief executive officers last year than they paid in U.S. federal income taxes, according to a study released Tuesday that was disputed by at least one of the companies....
| Nov 18, 2014
| 2:13 PM
(Reuters) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc, which was not part of last week's international settlement over allegations of manipulation in the foreign exchange market, dismissed a former HSBC trader for his alleged involvement in the manipulation, the Wall...