Top Finance News

Subscribe to Top Finance News feed Top Finance News
At Yahoo Finance, you get free stock quotes, up-to-date news, portfolio management resources, international market data, social interaction and mortgage rates that help you manage your financial life.
Updated: 5 hours 18 min ago

Here's What Celgene's Management Just Said About Its Future

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 9:00am

An optimistic outlook could spark interest in the large-cap biotech's shares.


How Safe Are Altria Group Inc (MO) and Its Dividend?

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 8:47am

It all comes down to the length of your investing horizon.


Why the Earnings Streak Will Continue for NVIDIA (NVDA)

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 8:39am

NVIDIA (NVDA) boasts a favorable Zacks Rank and a positive Earnings ESP, which is a great sign of a coming earnings beat.


Walmart is raising wages and issuing bonuses after tax reform (WMT)

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 8:23am

Walmart is raising wages and issuing one time bonuses to employees. Walmart said it will raise the starting wage for its employees, and issue one time bonuses up to $1,000, as a direct result of the new US tax plan. Walmart is raising its starting hourly wage to $11, a move that will cost the company $300 million in addition to previously planned wage hikes.


Too hot to handle? Shell's Gaza gas field sale hits problems

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 8:13am

It may prove to be Royal Dutch Shell's hardest sell. The Anglo-Dutch group is struggling to find a buyer for its gas field off the Gaza Strip, even among energy companies long used to dealing with projects fraught with political and security risks. At least one European company has shown interest in the undeveloped Gaza Marine field following a reconciliation deal in October between the two rival Palestinian factions, a source involved in the talks said.


Wal-Mart Raises Hourly Wage to $11 in Wake of Tax Overhaul

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 8:01am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is boosting its starting hourly wage to $11 and delivering bonuses to employees, capitalizing on the U.S. tax overhaul to stay competitive in a tightening labor market.


Jay Leno and Arnold Schwarzenegger drive a million-dollar...

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 7:57am

Arnold Schwarzenegger swings by Jay's garage to show off his electric G-Wagen and share why he's converting his fleet — including his Hummers — to electric.


What Happens if I File for Social Security After Age 70?

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 6:36am

The short answer: You'll lose out -- bigtime.


3 Dividend Stocks Perfect for Retirees

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 6:07am

Microsoft, Home Depot, and AT&T are dividend-paying stocks that could help make your retirement dreams a reality.


Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc Stock Is Worth the Risk

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 5:29am

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) has begun a turnaround. The Laval, Canada-based drug manufacturer is on a growth path again after VRX stock came crashing from lofty highs. A new CEO now works to drive profits and reduce a heavy debt burden.


The Rite Aid Corporation Stock Rebound Is Brewing up Quite Nicely

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 5:06am

A couple of weeks ago, I suggested Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) shares were hinting at a rebound rally that was, amazingly enough, worth a shot. The company had been beleaguered for months as the intended deal with Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (NASDAQ:WBA) unraveled far longer than expected to complete, and ended up being much smaller than planned.


China Won't Use Treasuries to Warn Trump, Eurasia Group Says

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 12:39am

China wouldn’t let geopolitical issues drive decisions on foreign exchange holdings, the Eurasia Group said, after Bloomberg News reported officials had recommended scaling back U.S. government debt purchases....


How Do Analysts See Exelixis Inc (NASDAQ:EXEL) Performing Over The Next Few Years?

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 12:02am

In September 2017, Exelixis Inc (NASDAQ:EXEL) announced its latest earnings update, which confirmed that losses became smaller relative to the prrior year’s level as a result of recent tailwinds InvestorsRead More...


Immigration agents descend on 7-Eleven stores in 17 states

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 11:30pm

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Seven immigration agents filed into a 7-Eleven store before dawn Wednesday, waited for people to go through the checkout line and told arriving customers and a driver delivering beer to wait outside. A federal inspection was underway, they said.


Why Chinese Workers Are Leaving Silicon Valley to Head Home

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 10:46pm

Jan.10 -- Bloomberg's David Ramli explains why Chinese Silicon Valley workers are moving back home. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets."


Coal baron's 'action plan' became Trump policy initiatives

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 9:45pm

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the early days of the Trump administration, the head of one of America's largest coal companies sent a four-page "action plan" to the White House calling for rollbacks of Obama-era environmental and mine safety regulations.


3 Signs Visa and Mastercard's Best Days Are Ahead

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 7:33pm

This incredible growth story of these payments giants is far from over.


Here's Why Warren Buffett Swears He'll Never Invest in Bitcoin

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 5:42pm

Here's Why Warren Buffett Swears He'll Never Invest in Bitcoin


Huma Abedin, Anthony Weiner no longer divorcing...kind of

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 5:05pm

As if their story couldn’t have more twists, Huma Abedin and Anthony Weiner officially withdrew their divorce case from a Manhattan court today. But don't get ahead of yourself, Abedin’s attorney said through a statement that the pair is still splitting up. Yahoo Finance's Jen Rogers and Andy Serwer discuss.


Chinese Workers Abandon Silicon Valley for Riches Back Home

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 5:00pm

A few years ago, Wang Yi was living the American dream. He had graduated from Princeton, landed a job at Google and bought a spacious condo in Silicon Valley.


Pages