July 7, 2017: Markets opened slightly higher Friday buoyed by a better-than-expected jobs report. The tech and consumer discretionary sectors led the gainers while the energy and telecom sectors were the laggards. WTI crude oil for August delivery settled at $44.23 a barrel, down 2.8% on the day and down 3.9% for the week following another increase in the oil and gas rig counts. August gold dropped....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockMarch 15, 2018: The S&P 500 closed relatively flat at 2,747.34. The DJIA closed up 0.5% at 24,873.73. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 0.2% at 7,481.74.
Thursday was a relatively positive day for the broad U.S. markets. The main highlight was that the Dow made a slight recovery from its big drop on Wednesday. However, the S&P 500 and Nasdaq could not make up their....More>>>
New York, NY, based Investment company Oppenheimer & Close, LLC buys Varex Imaging Corp, Medidata Solutions Inc, AmeriServ Financial Inc, sells Corning Inc, Malvern Bancorp Inc, HomeTrust Bancshares Inc, Cisco Systems Inc, Commerce Union Bancshares Inc during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Oppenheimer & Close, LLC. As of 2017-03-31,....More>>>
Charleston, WV, based Investment company Ntv Asset Management Llc buys iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF, iShares 1-3 Year Treasury Bond ETF, iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology Index Fund, ishares Gold Trust, iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Index Fund, iShares MSCI Emerging Index Fund, iShares International Select Dividend, Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Trm, DowDuPont Inc, BHP Billiton PLC, sells Dominion....More>>>
SkyBridge Capital founder Anthony Scaramucci
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) alum and SkyBridge Capital hedge fund founder Anthony Scaramucci will soon be an advisor to President-elect Donald Trump.
This new appointment could bring with it the ultimate demise of the Department of Labor’s controversial new fiduciary rule.
The fiduciary rule, expected to go into....More>>>