New entry from Citi and Hilton in hotel credit cards market
There are quite a few hotel credit cards already available, but their number has just grown by one.
IEA Says Oil Market Better Supplied Than Previously Thought
The oil market is significantly better supplied than previously thought following a downgrade to estimates of demand in previous years, leaving the world needing less crude from the Middle East just as sanctions bite on Iran's exports, the International Energy Agency said Friday.
U.S. Won't Bring Mortgage Charges Against Goldman
The U.S. government, after more than a year-long probe, will not bring any charges against Goldman Sachs Group Inc. or any of its workers for financial fraud during the mortgage crisis, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
New travel credit cards add to the mix
It may feel as if Christmas was only a couple of days ago, but summer is already here.
USDA Slashes Corn Yield Forecast
The wetter, cooler weather moving into the crop belt might help save the soybean crop, but it's way too late for corn.
Pfizer: Phase 3 Trial of Torisel for RCC Patients Fails to Meet Primary Endpoint
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) said a Phase 3 evaluating Torisel in combination with bevacizamub in patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma didn't meet the primary endpoint in extending progression free survival.
State Bank of India Shares Drop as Concerns on Bad Loans Outweigh Profit Growth
State Bank of India's (500112.BY) shares fell to a nearly three-month low Friday as investors focused more on a sharp rise in bad loans than a forecast-exceeding first-quarter profit and robust loan growth from the nation's largest lender by assets.
Grainger July Sales Rise 11% on Growth from Acquisitions
W.W. Grainger Inc. (GWW) reported daily sales rose 11% in July from a year earlier helped by contributions from acquisitions. Grainger, which supplies industrial goods ranging from lighting to janitorial products, has posted double-digit-percentage earnings growth in recent quarters as businesses
Alibaba Group's Net Income Soars as Consumers Switch to Internet
Alibaba Group's net income grew more than seven-fold in the January-March period compared with a year earlier, according to earnings filings from Yahoo Inc. (YHOO).