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  1. Moody's Withdraws RCom's Credit Rating After Missed Payment

    Rating agency Moody's said on Friday it has withdrawn its credit rating on Reliance Communications, as it considers the Indian ...
  2. Freeport Evacuating Indonesian Mine Worker Families After Shootings - Sources

    U.S. miner Freeport-McMoRan Inc is evacuating spouses and children of workers from its giant Indonesian copper mine after ...
  3. China Citic, Baidu Launch Direct Bank in Fintech Push

    China Citic Bank Corp and search engine giant Baidu Inc launched on Saturday a direct banking joint venture, dubbed AiBank, ...
  4. Rosenberg: ETFs Will Hit $10 Trillion in a Decade

    American Century Investments' Ed Rosenberg says the ETF space isn't flooded yet, and poised to hit $10 trillion or more in ...
  5. Mazza: Pinpoint Market Exposure with Factor ETFs

    Oppenheimer's Head of ETF Investment Strategy David Mazza.
  6. Shiekh Shoes Owner Says Retailer Seeks Financing to Avoid Bankruptcy

    U.S. sneaker seller Shiekh Shoes LLC is searching for financing to avoid bankruptcy, its owner Shiekh Ellahi said on Friday, ...
  7. Global Banks Flag Concerns Over U.S. Senate Tax Proposal

    Global banks raised concerns on Friday over a provision in the U.S. Senate tax bill aimed at cracking down on tax avoidance ...
  8. Affinion Seeks to Sell AD&D Unit to Cut Debt -Sources

    Affinion Group Holdings Inc, a U.S. provider of loyalty programs and insurance products, is exploring a sale of its accidental ...
  9. Wall St Week Ahead-Despite Amazon, Brick Stores Are Not Dead Yet

    Just in time for the Black Friday kick-off to holiday season shopping, stock market investors have been handed tools to bet ...
  10. Goldman Wins Dismissal of Lawsuit in U.S. Over Ties to Malaysia Leader

    Goldman Sachs Group Inc has won the dismissal of a $510 million lawsuit in New York brought by a private equity firm that ...
  11. Nordic Capital, KKR Vying for Sandvik's U.S. Unit Hyperion -Sources

    Buyout firms Nordic Capital and KKR & Co are competing to acquire Hyperion, a U.S. manufacturer of metal cutting and ...
  12. 12 Markets to Watch in 2018 for Home Improvement Growth

    Which U.S. cities will usher in the next leg of the remodeling boom? You’ll find them in the Midwest and the South.
  13. Investment Company Act of 1940

    The Investment Company Act of 1940 was created through an act of Congress to require investment company registration and ...
  14. Goldman Wins Dismissal of Lawsuit in U.S. Over Malaysia Ties

    Goldman Sachs Group Inc has won the dismissal of a $510 million lawsuit in New York by a private equity firm that accused ...
  15. Enterprise Value (EV)

    Enterprise Value (EV) is a measure of a company's total value, often used as a more comprehensive alternative to equity market ...
  16. Key Performance Indicators - KPI

    Key performance indicators: a measure of performance against a set of targets or industry peers.
  17. Walmart to Test Tesla Trucks, In a Couple Years

    The world's largest retailer says it has reserved use of the 500-mile-range semi-trucks.
  18. McDonald’s, Yum Are the Best Chains: Bernstein

    With the restaurant industry's Q3 ended, analysts see the two as best positioned to outperforming.
  19. Facebook Debuts a YouTube Rival for Video Makers

    The social media giant's new Creator app reflects a larger focus on building out digital video.
  20. Debt Fund

    A debt fund is an investment pool, such as a mutual fund or exchange-traded fund, in which core holdings are fixed income ...
  21. Wal-Mart Has Strong US Sales Amid Retail Turmoil

    The world's largest brick-and-mortar retailer saw its shares jump to new highs this week.
  22. Benchmark

    A benchmark is a standard against which the performance of a security, mutual fund or investment manager can be measured.
  23. Why Biotech Sage Therapeutics Is Overvalued

    Sage's stock soared after it reported promising clinical results for its postpartum depression drug.
  24. Cost of Goods Sold - COGS

    Cost of goods sold (COGS) is the direct costs attributable to the production of the goods sold in a company.
  25. U.S. Stocks Poised For 10% Holiday Drop: Raymond James

    Holiday Hangover: stocks may fall 5-10%, spurred by the fading Trump rally and tax-driven selling
  26. Sharpe Ratio

    The Sharpe ratio is the average return earned in excess of the risk-free rate per unit of volatility or total risk.
  27. Why NVIDIA's Valuation May Be A Giant Bubble

    Nvidia's Dizzying Ascent: Its rise in market value has far outpaced its revenue growth
  28. German Watchdog Drops Inquiry Into HNA, Qatar Over Deutsche Bank -Source

    Germany's financial watchdog will take no action after ending an investigation into whether China's HNA and Qatar's royal ...
  29. Opinion: Viewsroom: AT&T’s $85 Bln Deal Runs Into Static

    The telecom firm’s acquisition of Time Warner, owner of CNN, may hit regulatory hurdles in D.C. President Trump’s caustic ...
  30. REUTERS SUMMIT-Dividend-Seeking Investors Should Check Out Technology -Epoch

    Investors seeking steady income flows may have ignored the technology sector and the unexpected impact technology is having ...
  31. TD Ameritrade Short Interest Down in October

    TD Ameritrade short interest declined by a double-digit percentage in October.
  32. Current Ratio

    The current ratio is a liquidity ratio that measures a company's ability to pay short-term and long-term obligations.
  33. John Paulson 13F: Exited Facebook, Took New Stakes In Q3

    John Paulson's hedge fund made sweeping changes to its holdings in the third quarter.
  34. David Einhorn's Greenpoint Cuts GM By One-Third: 13F

    Einhorn's Greenlight Capital sold off a major portion of its shares in General Motors last quarter.
  35. REUTERS SUMMIT-Big-Name Investors Focusing on Disruption in Food, Utilities in '18

    Retail, utilities, restaurants and financial services should all brace for more disruption in the year ahead, according to ...
  36. REUTERS SUMMIT-"The Fear Is Gone": Boom-Time Complacency Tops the Worry List for Investors

    The biggest risk for investors since the end of the 2008 financial crisis has been, well, ducking risk. Not anymore, say ...
  37. Earnings Per Share - EPS

    Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock.
  38. Volkswagen Accelerates Push Into Electric Cars With $40 Bln Spending Plan

    Volkswagen approved a 34 billion euro ($40 bln) spending plan on Friday that accelerates its efforts to become a global leader ...
  39. Tesla's Unfettered Ambition Will Drain Finances -Analysts

    Tesla Inc may have to ask creditors and shareholders for more capital to fund development of an electric semi truck, a new ...
  40. Debt/Equity Ratio

    The D/E ratio indicates how much debt a company is using to finance its assets relative to the value of shareholders’ equity.
  41. Capital Expenditure (CAPEX)

    Capital expenditure, or CapEx, are funds used by a company to acquire or upgrade physical assets such as property, industrial ...
  42. McDaniel: Hybrid Robo-Advisors Attract New Clients

    Tobin McDaniel is President of Schwab Wealth Investment Advisory, Inc.
  43. How Schwab is Developing Next Gen Advisors

    Charles Schwab VP of Business Consulting Services, Advisor Services Lisa Salvi and Harrison Hinz of Utah Valley University.
  44. Alpha

    Alpha, used in finance as a measure of performance, is the excess return of an investment relative to the return of a benchmark ...
  45. LPC: Corporate Borrowers Rush to Refinance Despite Weaker Market

    US companies are rushing to complete opportunistic refinancings and repricings in the leveraged loan market as slumping secondary ...
  46. Price-Earnings Ratio - P/E Ratio

    The Price-to-Earnings Ratio or P/E ratio is a ratio for valuing a company that measures its current share price relative ...
  47. The Surprising Way the Bond Market Matters for Stocks

    Stocks are expensive by most measures. We discuss why the bond market can impact whether that can be sustained.
  48. UK Court Finds for Dana Gas Creditors in $700 Mln Islamic Bond Case

    A London High Court judge has ruled in favour of creditors in a dispute over whether United Arab Emirates energy company ...
  49. Large Cap - Big Cap

    Large cap refers to a company with a market capitalization value of more than $10 billion.
  50. U.S. Housing Starts Vault to One-Year High; Permits Increase

    U.S. homebuilding jumped to a one-year high in October as disruptions caused by recent hurricanes in the South faded and ...
  51. Quarter - Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4

    A quarter is a three-month period on a company's financial calendar that acts as a basis for the reporting of earnings and ...
  52. REUTERS SUMMIT-Pets or Planes? Investors Tout Lesser-Known Bets for 2018

    With U.S. stock prices near record highs and major economies worldwide on an upswing, top investment professionals are seeking ...
  53. NVIDIA Gets a Price Target Boost From RBC, Again

    RBC lifts its price target on NVIDIA, now to $250, saying Q3 results boost a 2020 bull case.
  54. Compound Annual Growth Rate - CAGR

    The Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) is the mean annual growth rate of an investment over a specified period of time longer ...
  55. Assets Under Management - AUM

    Assets under management (AUM) is the total market value of assets that an investment company or financial institution manages ...
  56. Fox Shares Rise on Signs of More Takeover Interest

    Twenty-First Century Fox Inc shares were up 3 percent in trading on Friday after sources said both Comcast Corp and Verizon ...
  57. REUTERS SUMMIT-Bubbly Bitcoin Not Worth the Wager - Investors

    Bitcoin may have surged a staggering 700 percent since the start of the year but most investors at a Reuters Summit this ...
  58. Advanced Bond Concepts

    Learn the complex concepts and calculations for trading bonds including bond pricing, yield, term structure of interest rates ...
  59. Tesla's Unfettered Ambition to Drain Finances - Analysts

    Tesla Inc will face further questions about how fast it is burning through its cash pile and how soon it will have to ask ...
  60. E*TRADE Downgraded by IHS Markit, Citing Slowdown in ETF Inflows

    IHS Markit downgraded E*TRADE to negative from neutral, pointing to slower inflows of ETFs that hold the online broker.
  61. REUTERS SUMMIT-U.S. Tax Plan Could Cause Sugar High, Then Economic Slump

    Slashing taxes may give the U.S. economy a temporary boost but the "sugar rush" may cause deeper problems ahead, investors ...
  62. Amazon Effect Prompts New 'Decline of Retail' ETFs

    Amazon's impact on traditional retail has the launch two ETFs that bet against brick and mortar.
  63. SWOT Analysis

    A tool that identifies the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats of an organization. Specifically, SWOT is a basic, ...
  64. GE Shares Rise After CEO Flannery Buys Stock

    Shares of General Electric Co opened higher on Friday after Chief Executive John Flannery disclosed that he bought 60,00 ...
  65. Why Seek Alternative Investments During Market Highs?

    Tony Davidow is Vice President, Alternative Beta and Asset Allocation Strategist for the Schwab Center for Financial Research ...
  66. The Top Tesla Shareholders (TSLA)

    Discover the four largest single shareholders of Tesla Motors, and learn about their backgrounds and how much their shares ...
  67. Regulators Must Focus on Risks, Not Specific Firms -U.S. TREASURY

    The U.S. Treasury Department said on Friday regulators should refrain from singling out large non-bank financial firms for ...
  68. Sports Retail Stocks Jump After Upbeat Earnings

    Shares of sports retailers soared on better-than-expected earnings from Foot Locker Inc, Shoe Carnival Inc and Hibbett Sports ...
  69. EU Watchdog Tightens Grip Over Use of Foreign Credit Ratings

    The European Union's markets watchdog has tightened its grip over the use of credit ratings compiled outside the bloc in ...
  70. Opinion: Tesla Takes Crowdfunding to 250 Mph

    Elon Musk has found a new way to help satisfy Tesla’s unquenchable thirst for capital. The money-losing $53 billion electric ...
  71. Brazil Sporting Goods Retailer Centauro Files for IPO

    Grupo SBF SA, owner of Brazilian sporting goods chain Centauro, has requested authorization from securities industry regulator ...
  72. Wells Fargo Consumer Lending Head Axed After Disparaging Regulators -Source

    Wells Fargo & Co announced on Friday it fired its head of consumer lending, a move that people familiar with the matter ...
  73. Fox Shares Jump on Signs of More Takeover Interest

    Twenty-First Century Fox Inc shares jumped 8 percent in premarket trading on Friday after sources said both Comcast Corp ...
  74. Sports Retail Stocks Jump After Upbeat Reports

    Shares of sports retailers soared on Friday after Foot Locker Inc, Shoe Carnival Inc and Hibbett Sports Inc reported better-than-expected ...
  75. Wells Fargo Fires Consumer Lending Head Franklin Codel

    Wells Fargo & Co said on Friday Franklin Codel, a senior executive vice president and head of its consumer lending organization, ...
  76. Tesla's Unfettered Ambition to Strain Finances but Investors Unfazed

    Investors shrugged off any concern over Tesla Inc over-stretching its production and financial resources with the unveiling ...
  77. Abercrombie, Gap Rebound Spark Positive Trends in Apparel

    Abercrombie & Fitch Co's solid showing in the latest quarter and robust holiday season sales forecast on Friday reinforced ...
  78. Abercrombie Sales Easily Top Wall St Estimates; Shares Soar

    U.S. teen fashion retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co's sales easily topped analysts' forecasts for the third quarter, as ...
  79. UniCredit, Morgan Stanley

    The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Friday. To inform us of other job changes, email ...
  80. Investors Yank $6.8 Bln From High Yield Bonds, 3rd Largest Outflows-BAML

    Investors pulled $6.8 billion from high yield bond funds over the past week, their third largest outflows on record, Bank ...
  81. Why Apple Could Reach $1 Trillion Next Year

    The iPhone X will boost Apple's share price to record levels, according to one tech analyst.
  82. Moody's Gives Modi a Boost by Raising India's Sovereign Rating

    Moody's Investors Service upgraded India's sovereign credit rating for the first time in nearly 14 years on Friday, saying ...
  83. Indonesia Evacuates Villagers After Shootings Near Freeport Copper Mine

    Indonesia on Friday began evacuating villages that authorities said had been occupied by armed separatists after a string ...
  84. Adubi Heads to Morgan Stanley

    By Melissa Song Loong
  85. How 7 Bank Stocks Could Win Big From Financial Reform

    Regional U.S. banks could get a nice lift as bipartisan senators have agreed to financial reforms.
  86. Cisco Stock Can Rise By 20 Percent To $45

    Cisco stock climbed after the company beat 1Q earnings estimates and could rise further.
  87. Most Rise; Malaysia Posts Biggest Weekly Drop in 2017

    Most Southeast Asian stock markets ended higher on Friday after a strong overnight finish by Wall Street along with robust ...
  88. British Stocks Fall Back as Carillion Crashes, Sky Soars

    British stocks fell back into the red on Friday, ending a short-lived recovery, as takeover interest boosted Sky and construction ...
  89. Tesla Surprises With New Supercar at Semi Truck Unveiling

    Tesla stunned attendees by unveiling a record-breaking sports car alongside its electric semi truck.
  90. Warnings, Downgrades Weigh as European Shares Post Another Weekly Fall

    Disappointing earnings updates and a series of broker downgrades weighed on European shares on Friday, with regional indexes ...
  91. REUTERS SUMMIT-BlackRock: Don't Look for Double-Digit Returns in Australia

    The chief investment officer of BlackRock Inc's Australian arm said on Friday that investors should not expect double-digit ...
  92. Opinion: Fox Hunt Gives Murdoch Rare Chance to Play Defense

    The hunter has become the hunted. Rupert Murdoch, who once successfully put Dow Jones into play, finds himself in the crosshairs ...
  93. Venezuela Ruled in Default by Trade Group After Bond Payment Delays

    Venezuela's cash-strapped leftist government has defaulted on sovereign debt and bonds issued by state oil firm PDVSA after ...
  94. Bond Issuance Keeps Pushing Through Investor Fatigue

    By Eleanor Duncan and Shankar Ramakrishnan
  95. McCain Warns Trump Over Staffing Pentagon With Industry Insiders

    Senator John McCain warned President Donald Trump on Thursday against nominating any more defense industry insiders to top ...
  96. U.S. Junk Bond Funds Post 4th-Biggest Week of Outflows Ever -Lipper

    U.S. fund investors walloped high-yield funds with their biggest week of withdrawals since March, Lipper data showed on Thursday. ...
  97. Comcast, Verizon Approached Twenty-First Century Fox to Buy Some Assets -Sources

    Comcast Corp and Verizon Communications Inc have both expressed interest in acquiring a significant part of Rupert Murdoch's ...
  98. NYSE Gets Its First Weed Fund

    The marijuana industry is set to rake in $21B by 2020 and investors are eager to get in.
  99. TSX Breaks Six-Day Losing Streak as Banks Rise, Energy Stocks Lag

    Canada's main stock index broke a six-day losing streak on Thursday, helped by gains among its biggest banking stocks as ...
  100. LPC: BDC Leverage Cap Increase Back on Table After Bipartisan Vote

    The US House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to advance a bill that would update rules governing ...
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