Finance Minister Asad Umar chairs ECC meeting – The News International

Finance Minister Asad Umar chairs ECC meeting – The News International

Finance Minister Asad Umar chairs ECC meeting Finance Minister Asad Umar on Tuesday chaired the meeting Economic Coordination Committee of the Cabinet (ECC) here. ECC reviewed the demand and supply situation of urea in the country. The Committee directed Ministry of Industries and Production to chalk out a plan for continuous and smooth operation of […]

Wall Street rises to cap off turbulent year – AOL

Wall Street rises to cap off turbulent year – AOL

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Wall Street advanced in low-volume trading on Monday as revelers gathered to ring in 2019, marking the end of the worst year for U.S. stocks since 2008, the height of the financial crisis. Wall Street entered correction territory in late January and was challenged for much of 2018 by tariff jitters, […]

Need to keep financial goals in mind – Livemint

Need to keep financial goals in mind – Livemint

Melvin Joseph, Sebi-registered investment adviser and founder, Finvin Financial Planners. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint The year 2018 was eventful for equity as well as debt investors.It is natural for investors putting in savings for long-term financial goals to get worried in such situations. In this scenario, Melvin Joseph, a Sebi-registered investment adviser and founder of Finvin […]

City Harvest Church finance manager Serina Wee released from jail in less than 2 years, receives online flak – The Independent

City Harvest Church finance manager Serina Wee released from jail in less than 2 years, receives online flak – The Independent

Photo: YouTube screengrab Singapore – Back in September 2016, the High Court was urged by the prosecution to dismiss the appeal of six leaders from City Harvest Church (CHC) who were convicted with the largest mishandling of charitable funds in the history of Singapore. The whole case was started in 2013. While holding positions of […]

Lampert Seeks an Extension to Finance His Sears Bid – Yahoo Finance

Lampert Seeks an Extension to Finance His Sears Bid – Yahoo Finance

(Bloomberg) — Eddie Lampert is asking for more time to round up financing for his bid to keep Sears Holdings Corp. alive, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Lampert, chairman of the bankrupt chain, is counting on getting some financing from lenders including Bank of America Corp. and is still seeking additional funds, […]

Finance experts advise consumers to freeze credit – WBRC

Finance experts advise consumers to freeze credit – WBRC

Under this new law, consumers can call those agencies and tell them no new accounts should be opened in their name. Credit freezes are frequently recommended to victims of data breaches or identity fraud but previously companies could charge a fee for the protection service. Now the agencies have 24 hours to freeze the customer’s […]

US stocks and oil surge after run of bruising declines – Financial Times

US stocks and oil surge after run of bruising declines – Financial Times

US stocks and oil prices surged on Wednesday with the major equity benchmarks rising by the most in almost 10 years, retracing some of the losses from a turbulent run-up to Christmas. In a volatile session, the benchmark S&P 500 index finished 5 per cent higher. The Dow Jones Industrial Average also gained 5 per […]

Yahoo Finance's market update: Dec. 26, 2018 – Yahoo Finance

Yahoo Finance's market update: Dec. 26, 2018 – Yahoo Finance

U.S. stocks climbed after the S&P 500 plummeted to bear market levels on Christmas Eve. The S&P 500 (^GSPC) rose 1.15%, or 26.28 points, as of 11:41 a.m. ET, led by advances in the consumer discretionary sector. The Dow (^DJI) advanced 0.97%, or 211.52 points, while the Nasdaq (^IXIC) rose 1.72%, or 106.69 points. At […]

What You Must Know About Flotek Industries, Inc.’s (NYSE:FTK) Financial Strength – Simply Wall St

What You Must Know About Flotek Industries, Inc.’s (NYSE:FTK) Financial Strength – Simply Wall St

Investors are always looking for growth in small-cap stocks like Flotek Industries, Inc. (NYSE:FTK), with a market cap of US$61m. However, an important fact which most ignore is: how financially healthy is the business? Given that FTK is not presently profitable, it’s vital to evaluate the current state of its operations and pathway to profitability. […]