Posts Tagged ‘history’

Facebook opens at $42

Diane Alter – Fourth Estate Cooperative Reporter New York, N.Y., United States (4E) – Following months of speculation, hype and frenzy, Facebook finally began trading as a public company Friday. Shares were priced Thursday night at $ 38 a share, valuing the company at $ 104 billion, raising $ 16 billion, and making it the […]

A Family of Protagonists

Recent Greek history is in many ways defined – for better or for worse – by three generations of Papandreou prime ministers. View full post on Business Stories

Fines by markets watchdog hit record

Markets watchdog embarks on some of the most far-reaching enforcement activities in its history to bring tally of penalties in 2010 to £89m View full post on UK Business Stories

Market alarm as US fails to control biggest debt in history

US Treasuries last week suffered their biggest two-day sell-off since the collapse of Lehman Brothers in September 2008. The borrowing costs of the government of the world’s largest economy have now risen by a quarter over the past four weeks. View full post on UK Business Stories

US poised for more insider trading charges

US authorities are preparing fresh insider trading charges in what could prove one of the biggest investigations in Wall Street’s history, according to US press reports. View full post on UK Business Stories

Global food risk from China-Russia pincer

China becomes a net importer of corn for the first time in modern history and Russia’s drought inflicts more damage than expected. View full post on UK Business Stories

Investing in Penny Stocks – Which Penny Stocks to Buy?

It can be difficult to pick which penny stocks to buy, but there a few methods you can use to make the decision much easier. What makes it so difficult to know which penny stocks to buy is the fact that penny stocks are unpredictable. So all you have to do is identify qualities in a company that makes there stock price more predictable. Knowing which penny stocks to buy makes the difference in penny stock investors that succeed and fail.