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United Airlines CEO to testify on Capitol Hill Tuesday after doctor dragged off flight

United Airlines CEO to testify on Capitol Hill Tuesday after doctor dragged off flight

Nearly a month after a United Airlines passenger was recorded on video being dragged off a plane to make room for airline employees, the company’s CEO, Oscar Munoz, is set to testify on Capitol Hill, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee …

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Four Oaks Bank keeps pushing for stock liquidity

Four Oaks Bank keeps pushing for stock liquidity

Four Oaks CEO David Rupp says the move could be good for the bank, however, as it will allow for “a little more liquidity” in the stock. Currently, more than half of the bank is owned by insiders. “It would be nice if there was more flow out in the …

For Trump in White House, conflicts of interest range widely

For Trump in White House, conflicts of interest range widely

When it comes to avoiding conflicts of interest in the White House, President Donald Trump has ripped up the playbook in his first 100 days. Most presidents have taken pains to avoid even any appearance that they might be exploiting their office for …

Billionaire investor Mario Gabelli's infrastructure plays

Billionaire investor Mario Gabelli’s infrastructure plays

Infrastructure stocks have gotten a big boost after President Donald Trump’s election, but the run is “not even beginning,” billionaire value investor Mario Gabelli told CNBC on Friday. Trump has promised to spend $1 trillion to upgrade America’s …

The US economy is leaving these states behind

The US economy is leaving these states behind

The Trump administration has promised to spur growth in the national economy. Some states will likely continue to see weak growth. A few states haven’t yet recovered from the Great Recession. President Donald Trump has promised voters his administration’s …

Kannapolis company taking three floors in corporate relocation to uptown

Kannapolis company taking three floors in corporate relocation to uptown

The remaining three floors of Chiquita’s former space at the NASCAR Plaza office tower will have a new tenant this summer. The remaining three floors of Chiquita’s former space in uptown Charlotte will have a new tenant this summer. Kannapolis-based …

The man who recruited Steve Cohen's top traders is counting on another big sale

The man who recruited Steve Cohen’s top traders is counting on another big sale

Sol Kumin is interviewed ahead of a horse race. YouTube/America’s Best Racing The hedge fund Folger Hill was started by Sol Kumin, one of Steve Cohen’s top lieutenants. Cohen is a legendary Wall Street investor whose hedge fund firm, SAC Capital, was shut …

In Trump's White House, CEOs are shaping economic policy

In Trump’s White House, CEOs are shaping economic policy

A Washington outsider, President Trump has surrounded himself in his first 100 days in office with those he knows best: business executives. He appointed Stephen Schwarzman, chairman and CEO of private-equity firm Blackstone Group, to head his economic …

2 Stocks That Could Benefit from the Retail Apocalypse

2 Stocks That Could Benefit from the Retail Apocalypse

It seems almost every day that a new retailer says it’s closing stores. Department store chains like Macy’s, J.C. Penney, and Sears have all announced plans to close dozens of stores, while Payless and Radio Shack are shuttering locations, and apparel …

The 20 most profitable U.S. housing markets

The 20 most profitable U.S. housing markets

If you’re looking to buy or sell a home this year, you probably know the housing market is booming in virtually every corner of the country. In fact, homeowners who sold in the first quarter of the year realized an average price gain of $44,000 since …

Millennials owe a record amount of debt, and it could become a huge drag on the economy

Millennials owe a record amount of debt, and it could become a huge drag on the economy

Occupy Wall Street demonstrators protest against the rising national student debt in New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Burton US consumer debt is approaching a record 20% of GDP, and millennials owe most of it. Millennials — 21 to 34-year-olds — hold an …

After 100 Days, Auto Industry Still Confused About Where Trump Is Heading

After 100 Days, Auto Industry Still Confused About Where Trump Is Heading

The automotive industry is one of the biggest sectors of the American economy, and one of the largest sources of jobs among all U.S. manufacturers. As such, it has remained high on the agenda for President Donald Trump — who has now met twice with …

United Airlines CEO to testify on Capitol Hill Tuesday after doctor dragged off flight

United Airlines CEO to testify on Capitol Hill Tuesday after doctor dragged off flight

Nearly a month after a United Airlines passenger was recorded on video being dragged off a plane to make room for airline employees, the company’s CEO, Oscar Munoz, is set to testify on Capitol Hill, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee …

Norway races Australia to fulfill Japan's hydrogen society dream

Norway races Australia to fulfill Japan’s hydrogen society dream

A passerby walks past in front of a hydrogen station in Tokyo Thomson Reuters By Lefteris Karagiannopoulos, Sonali Paul and Aaron Sheldrick OSLO/MELBOURNE/TOKYO (Reuters) - Norway and Australia are racing each other to show they can supply Japan with …

5 Things Bristol-Myers Squibb's Management Wants You to Know

5 Things Bristol-Myers Squibb’s Management Wants You to Know

Bristol-Myers Squibb (NYSE:BMY) blew past all expectations when it reported first-quarter results on Thursday. Wall Street estimated earnings of $0.74 per share on revenue of $4.72 billion. The drugmaker delivered first-quarter adjusted earnings of $0.84 …

Fine Print: Student housing complex up for sale, expansion plans proposed for the Meadows

Fine Print: Student housing complex up for sale, expansion plans proposed for the Meadows

A wrap-up of some real estate deals throughout the region. Here’s a run down of some of the latest real estate transactions, leases and projects in the Philadelphia area. Dr. Rajan S. Gupta, a physician who focuses on pain management, signed a lease on 720 …

Weekly Trading Forecast: Fed Policy Path Back in the Spotlight

Weekly Trading Forecast: Fed Policy Path Back in the Spotlight

Financial markets’ cheery mood after the first round of France’s presidential election will be tested as Fed decision-makers issue a verdict on the world’s largest economy. US Dollar Forecast: US Dollar at Risk as Fed Decision-Makers Reconvene The road …

A key indicator of a healthy housing market is flashing red in London

A key indicator of a healthy housing market is flashing red in London

Transaction volumes in London — the number of houses being bought and sold — are at an all-time low, according to analysis of Land Registry data in three London boroughs. The data, which was analysed by estate agents Portico, shows that there were just …

US Dollar at Risk as Fed Decision-Makers Reconvene

US Dollar at Risk as Fed Decision-Makers Reconvene

French election hands the US Dollar its best week yet in 2017 All eyes on FOMC statement as the economy hits a soft patch Impact of April employment report to depend on Fed posture Have a question about trading the US Dolla r? Join a Q&A webinar and ask it …

Gold Prices Slide as Market Jitters Subside- FED / NFPs to Steer

Gold Prices Slide as Market Jitters Subside- FED / NFPs to Steer

Gold Technical Analysis: Rally Approaching Critical Resistance at 1278 W hat’s driving gold prices? Review DailyFX’s 2Q Gold Projections Join Michael for Live Weekly Strategy Webinars on Mondays at 12:30GMT Gold prices fell for the second consecutive week …

Australian Dollar Faces Nervy Week Despite Central Bank Inertia

Australian Dollar Faces Nervy Week Despite Central Bank Inertia

The Australian Dollar faces policy decisions from both its home central bank and the US Federal Reserve Neither is expected to alter the settings this month But the wait to see what they actually do could keep things balanced for AUD/USD It may be your …

Yuan Eyes on Chinese PMI, More Weakness Likely

Yuan Eyes on Chinese PMI, More Weakness Likely

Money and Risk Management Are Cornerstones to Good Trading China’s Market News: PBOC’s Talks Dim the Outlook of a Digital Currency Check out the full DailyFX Economic Calendar for top events. The USD/CNH continued to consolidate in a range this week; it …

The Loonie Lacks Wings

The Loonie Lacks Wings

Trump’s tariff on Canadian lumber sank the currency Soft economic data flow compounds downward pressure NAFTA threat fizzles, employment data on tap ahead Have a question about trading the Canadian Dollar? Join a Q&A webinar and ask it live! The Canadian …

Why a Midwest pizza chain selected the Triad for its first N.C. expansion

Why a Midwest pizza chain selected the Triad for its first N.C. expansion

Steve Alie, owner of the Cottage Inn Pizza location scheduled to open May 5 on Tate Street near the UNC Greensboro campus, told Triad Business Journal he hopes to own “three to five” stores in the Triad in the next four years. Alie said had not yet found a …

Japanese Yen: Disappointing Data Add to Downside Pressure

Japanese Yen: Disappointing Data Add to Downside Pressure

As predicted here a week ago, the Japanese Yen declined last week and there’s little sign yet that the trend is about to change. According to the Bank of Japan, the outlook for the economy is improving and inflation is picking up, but there was no …

BofA survey shows jump in confidence from small-business owners

BofA survey shows jump in confidence from small-business owners

A new gauge of confidence among small-business owners shows a sharp uptick over the past six months. Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) recently surveyed 1,000 small-business owners across the nation, finding that confidence in the local, national and global …

N.Y.C. investor pushes Whole Foods to explore a sale

N.Y.C. investor pushes Whole Foods to explore a sale

Add another investment firm to the list of Whole Foods Market Inc. shareholders pushing the Austin, Texas-based grocery chain to consider a sale: Neuberger Berman Group LLC. The New York City-based investment management firm has sent a letter to the board …

Amazon's moves beyond retail get Wall Street thumbs up, for now

Amazon’s moves beyond retail get Wall Street thumbs up, for now

SAN FRANCISCO, April 28 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc’s ventures far beyond online retail, from cloud computing to movie making, are raising questions among corporate strategy experts about its focus. The Seattle-based company wowed Wall Street again this …

Exxon's 1Q profit more than doubles on higher oil prices

Exxon’s 1Q profit more than doubles on higher oil prices

IRVING, Texas – Exxon more than doubled its profit in the first quarter as rising crude prices magnified the cost cuts made by the company as energy prices tumbled. Continue Reading Below The Irving, Texas, company earned $4.01 billion, or 95 cents per …

Investor buying land near Hawaii Convention Center primed for tower development

Investor buying land near Hawaii Convention Center primed for tower development

An investor is buying a half-acre parcel on Kalakaua Avenue near the Hawaii Convention Center in Honolulu that could be developed into a high-rise condominium tower, Pacific Business News has learned. The seller, 1700 Kalakaua LLC, headed by Mark Borneleit …

Higher oil prices helps Chevron post a profit

Higher oil prices helps Chevron post a profit

SAN RAMON, Calif. – Rising oil prices helped Chevron post a profit in the first quarter after reporting a loss in the same period a year ago. Continue Reading Below Crude prices have risen to close to $50 a barrel this year after dipping below $30 a …

A $14.5 billion hedge fund is crushing it

A $14.5 billion hedge fund is crushing it

The Children’s Investment Fund, a $14.5 billion hedge fund based in London, has gotten off to a strong start to the year. The fund returned 10.7% in the first quarter, according to an investment letter reviewed by Business Insider, ahead of the 6.4% return …

Trump really needs an economic boom. So far, he’s not getting one.

Trump really needs an economic boom. So far, he’s not getting one.

President Trump came into office promising to make the economy grow at rates the United States hasn’t seen for decades. On Friday, as the government reported that the U.S. economy expanded in the first quarter at its slowest pace in three years, he got a …

Tesla Is Halting Door-to-Door Sales for SolarCity Amid Slowdown

Tesla Is Halting Door-to-Door Sales for SolarCity Amid Slowdown

Tesla Inc. is doing away with SolarCity Corp.’s door-to-door sales business as it works to integrate the rooftop solar company it bought for $2 billion last year. “After careful consideration, we believe this decision reflects what most of our …

How the founder of Hint Water says she proved naysayers wrong

How the founder of Hint Water says she proved naysayers wrong

Growing up in Arizona, Kara Goldin had no idea she would one day be working to revolutionize the American beverage industry. “I’ve always had this mindset that you just have to keep learning along the way and trying to figure it out. I also have a lot …

Trump tax plan would slash corporate deductions

Trump tax plan would slash corporate deductions

“We’re really looking at effective rates,” a senior administration official says about the Trump tax plan. “You can’t go from 35 [percent] to 15 and still allow deductions. It’s just algebra,” the official says. The Trump administration wants to …

Not for Sale: Time Inc. Ends Merger Talks with Meredith Corp.

Not for Sale: Time Inc. Ends Merger Talks with Meredith Corp.

Time Inc said it was “definitely” not up for sale on Friday, sending its shares and those of U.S. broadcasting and publishing group Meredith Corp , its most prominent suitor, sharply lower. Continue Reading Below While Time did not say who it had been in …

Time Inc says not to sell itself, shares plunge

Time Inc says not to sell itself, shares plunge

FILE PHOTO: Time Inc. CEO Joe Ripp claps after ringing the bell to open trading at the New York Stock Exchange Thomson Reuters By Aishwarya Venugopal and Rishika Sadam (Reuters) - Time Inc said on Friday it would not sell itself but pursue a strategic plan …

1 in 5 Bay Area home buyers are looking to leave: Here’s where they’re going (map)

1 in 5 Bay Area home buyers are looking to leave: Here’s where they’re going (map)

Faced with some of the steepest home prices in the United States, Bay Area residents are searching for cheaper cities to settle down. According to new data out from real estate information site Redfin, almost 20 percent of the region’s prospective home …

Trades to make after the first 100 days of Trump

Trades to make after the first 100 days of Trump

The “Fast Money” traders debated whether to stick with high performing technology and healthcare stocks or take a chance with financial and energy names in the stock market, following President Donald Trump’s first 100 days. Since Trump’s inauguration, the …

IBM Pay Plan Narrowly Passes With 46% of Investors Opposed

IBM Pay Plan Narrowly Passes With 46% of Investors Opposed

IBM’s compensation plan for top executives drew record shareholder opposition after the board boosted Chief Executive Officer Ginni Rometty’s pay package more than 60 percent last year. About 46 percent of the votes cast at the April 25 annual meeting …

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