Disgraced Enron chief released from federal custody – NBCNews.com

Disgraced Enron chief released from federal custody – NBCNews.com

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Feb. 22, 2019, 4:26 AM GMT By Reuters Jeffrey Skilling, the onetime chief of Enron Corp who was sentenced to 24 years in prison for his conviction on charges stemming from the company’s spectacular collapse, […]

Philly Fed manufacturing index slumps into negative territory in February for the first time in nearly three years – MarketWatch

Philly Fed manufacturing index slumps into negative territory in February for the first time in nearly three years – MarketWatch

Bloomberg News/Landov Smoke rises from a refinery at sunset in Philadelphia. The numbers: The Philadelphia Fed manufacturing index in February dropped sharply into negative territory. The index fell to a seasonally adjusted reading of -4.1 from 17 in the prior month. This is the first negative reading since May 2016. Any reading below […]

Fed flags end to balance sheet runoff, patience on rates – Reuters

Fed flags end to balance sheet runoff, patience on rates – Reuters

(Reuters) – The Federal Reserve on Wednesday signaled they will soon lay out a plan to stop letting go of $4 trillion in bonds and other assets, but policymakers are still debating how long their newly adopted “patient” stance on U.S. rates policy will last. For now, policymakers see little risk to leaving interest rates […]

Fed minutes; Glencore caps coal; Setback for Walmart – CNN

Fed minutes; Glencore caps coal; Setback for Walmart – CNN

Fed minutes; Glencore caps coal; Setback for Walmart  CNN Glencore Plans to Cap Coal Output in Climate Shift, Sources Say  Bloomberg Glencore vows to cap global coal production  Financial Times Glencore’s 2018 earnings rise, announces $3 billion share buyback plan  CNBC Glencore moves to cap global coal output after investor pressure on climate change  ABC News View full coverage on […]

Europe's largest bank, HSBC, misses expectations in 2018 earnings – CNBC

Europe's largest bank, HSBC, misses expectations in 2018 earnings – CNBC

HSBC, Europe’s largest bank, on Tuesday delivered a financial report card that missed expectations on several fronts following a challenging fourth-quarter when markets globally experienced a sharp sell-off and reduced activity. The bank’s reported pre-tax profit for the whole of 2018 was $19.89 billion, 15.9 percent higher than the previous year. Reported revenue last year […]

London markets lose ground from last week’s surge; Reckitt Benckiser jumps 5% – MarketWatch

London markets lose ground from last week’s surge; Reckitt Benckiser jumps 5% – MarketWatch

London markets were down on Monday, losing some of the advances made last week, with trading volumes potentially lower due to a U.S. holiday. Investor concerns remain over trade negotiation progress between the U.S. and China. Meanwhile, consumer goods company Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC surged after posting results. How are markets performing? The FTSE 100 […]

Asia bulls dare to hope on trade talks, stimulus – Investing.com

Asia bulls dare to hope on trade talks, stimulus – Investing.com

© Reuters. A man looks on in front of an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Nanjing By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian share markets bounced broadly on Monday as investors dared to hope for both progress at Sino-U.S. trade talks in Washington this week and more policy stimulus from […]

3 Things to Know About Social Security if You’re Divorced – The Motley Fool

3 Things to Know About Social Security if You’re Divorced – The Motley Fool

Did you know Social Security spousal benefits extend to certain ex-spouses who have gotten divorced? Social Security benefits currently provide half or more of the income received in retirement for 69% of unmarried Americans and 48% of married couples, according to the Social Security Administration (SSA). So it’s a good idea to know as much as […]

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