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Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Wait for share prices to be right, then buy and hold

Berkshire Hathaway logo Shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.B) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the five analysts that are presently covering the stock. One analyst has rated the...

Thousands of BTO flats to be launched under Toa Payoh rejuvenation

The public has expressed outrage at how a couple treated an old man at Lorong 8 Toa Payoh hawker centre. Janice Lim, a witness of the incident, has also come forward to describe what happened. Janice...

Virtual reality tours and innovation on show at Singapore Maritime Week exhibition

The 12th Singapore Maritime Week (SMW) launched on Sunday with the theme of “Navigating through challenging times”. SMW 2017 was officially launched by Josephine Teo, Singapore's Senior Minister of S...

Changed bid means Tatts not all done

A twist in the race for Tatts Group between Tabcorp and the Pacific Consortium could come from the sunshine state. Tertius Pickard. by; Sarah Thompson · Anthony Macdonald · Joyce Moullakis. They do t...

This week in finance: Trump tax cuts and inflation set to dominate markets

President Donald Trump has promised a "massive" tax cut for Americans. He may be able to achieve it - but only temporarily, if the changes can't meet the criteria needed by lawmakers to make permanen...

The best defense against an airline

A woman was thrown off a plane Friday night — after a flight attendant allegedly whacked her with her baby's stroller. The American Airlines plane was at the gate in San Francisco's airport when the ...

Uniting against airline excesses

United Airlines has reversed plans to name CEO Oscar Munoz chair of the company's board in 2018, following a high-profile incident in which a passenger was violently dragged from one of the airline's...

G-20 urges reversing protectionist policies

WASHINGTON — Global finance leaders are downplaying differences over free trade with President Donald Trump, saying there is wide agreement that globalization delivers stronger economic growth. But o...

CAC 40 to Move on Presidential Election Results; FTSE 100 at Support, S&P 500 in Limbo...

LONDON: Euro zone stock markets mostly trod water Thursday as investors turned their attention to the upcoming French presidential election, while Wall Street opened on a firmer footing on the back o...

2 new public housing projects to be built in Toa Payoh

Two new public housing projects will be built at Caldecott and Toa Payoh East in the next five to 10 years, announced the Housing and Development Board (HDB) on Saturday (Apr 22). 2 related media ass...

American Airlines Suspends Staffer Who ‘Violently’ Hit Mother, Narrowly Misses...

DALLAS — Video of an altercation on an American Airlines flight Friday shows an airline employee challenging a passenger to hit him after a flight attendant violently grabbed a woman's stroller, acco...

Mnuchin: tax reform soon; Treasury to review tax rules for undue burdens

U.S. President Donald Trump (L) arrives with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin prior to signing financial services executive orders at the Treasury Department in Washington, U.S., April 21, 2017. REU...

US regressing into a developing nation for most people, MIT professor warns

Growing income inequality is turning the US into a dual economy, with one economy for the rich and another for the poor, according to an MIT professor, who warns that the middle class is vanishing. I...

Mastercard Introduces New Biometric Card

WSYR-TV - Mastercard is taking financial security to a whole new level, testing payment cards with a new built-in fingerprint sensor. Instead of using a pin or signing for a purchase, the cards are d...

MasterCard Wants Your Fingerprints To Make Life Easier

Yesterday, Mastercard has launched a biometric card that comes with an embedded fingerprint scanner for card payments. This lets users place their fingerprint on the sensor instead of entering PIN nu...

United CEO Oscar Munoz loses chairman role after passenger problem

FILE - In this Thursday, June 2, 2016 file photo, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz delivers remarks in New York. United Airlines said Friday, April 21, 2017, that its CEO Munoz won't add the title of ...

KKR sells 5.6% stake in Dalmia Bharat for Rs575 crore

Global PE firm KKR has exited its seven-years-old investment in cement maker Dalmia Bharat Ltd by selling its entire 8.4 per cent stake in the company through secondary market on Friday. In the proce...

KKR exits Dalmia Bharat through bulk deals

Mumbai: Global private equity firm KKR sold its entire investments in Dalmia Bharat in a series of bulk deals on the BSE on Friday. The private equity firm earned 150% returns from this investment in...

Dow Jones Industrial Average Adds 174 On AXP Earnings, Obamacare Talk

Kim What a difference a year makes! Stocks tumbled out of the starting gate in 2016, with the S&P 500 experiencing a harrowing plunge of 11 percent between New Year's Day and Feb. 11, when the Do...

Foreign buyers in a bind over Ho Chi Minh City homes

HO CHI MINH CITY • The municipal land registration office in Ho Chi Minh City has stopped issuing ownership certificates to foreigners who bought homes after Dec 10, 2015, reported the Tuoi Tre News ...