Posts Tagged ‘price’

Oil falls below $90 for first time in 7 months

The price of oil fell below $ 90 in U.S. trading Wednesday for the first time in almost seven months as U.S. stores continue to swell. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

TSX higher as gold surges

Stock markets were modestly higher on Tuesday, buoyed by a new gold rally that took the price of the precious metal back above $1,800 US an ounce. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Amazon offers cheaper Kindle – with ads

Would you buy a Kindle with on-screen ads in order to knock $25 off the price? Amazon hopes so. View full post on Business Stories

What Are Penny Stocks, And Why Should You Care?

If you haven’t heard of penny stocks, maybe you should stop and read this. Penny stocks, as odd as it may seem, are responsible for the vast majority of stock trading in the US each day, accounting for over three-fifths of the NASDAQ stocks traded and over three-quarters of the stocks traded on the NYSE.

China To Set Tight Monetary Policy

Linda Young – AHN News Writer Beijing, China (AHN) – China announced its intent to tighten its monetary policy in 2011 in a shift from relatively loose to a prudent stance, a sign that it might hike interest rates. In 2008, China responded to the global economic policy by loosening its then tight monetary policy. […]

Rosenthal: Olbermann pays the price

Host of MSNBC’s ‘Countdown’ suspended indefinitely without pay I’ve known Keith Olbermann for about 25 years. Seven years ago, we were talking about his then-new “Countdown” show on MSNBC, which seemed tailored to him but had not yet become a bully pulpit. I observed it seemed like his perfect venue. View full post on Business […]

Hamas Warns Against Buying Cars Imported From Israel

The Media Line Staff Gaza, Palestinian Territory (TML) – The Hamas government in the Gaza Strip is warning local politicians, government officials and faction leaders against buying cars imported from Israel for fear they may contain eavesdropping equipment or even remote-activated bombs planted by Israeli security agencies. Ihab Ghossein, a spokesman for Hamas’ Ministry of […]

Israel’s Housing Prices Jumping Through the Roof

The Media Line Staff Tel Aviv, Israel (TML) – Housing prices in Israel are the fastest increasing in the world, says one industry watchdog. The cost of real estate has risen by 30 percent since September 2008 according to Bank of Israel Governor Stanley Fisher. Young couples and everyday Israelis are finding it harder to […]

“CHiPs” Star Larry Wilcox Accused Of Securities Fraud, May Be Undercover Informant

Anne Lu – AHN Entertainment Contributor Miami, FL, United States (AHN) – Former “CHiPs” star Larry Wilcox has been accused of securities fraud, though he may have been working for the FBI all along. The Securities and Exchange Commission announced Thursday that they charged the ’70s TV actor and several others in lawsuits filed in […]

Vedanta firm on Cairn offer price

Chairman says company won’t extend to retail shareholders the offer made to promoters; price is ‘best and final’ View full post on Business Stories