Corporate Bond Happy Hour Showing Signs of Closing
As firms flock to sell bonds at near-record-low yields, investors may be getting their fill.
AT&T to Require Shared Data Plan for Cellular FaceTime Use
AT&T Inc. (T) will require subscribers to sign up for its soon-to-be-available data-sharing plans if they want to use Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) FaceTime video-calling feature over its cellular network.
Goldman Sachs Shuts Down Hudson Street Services Research Unit -Reuters
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS) has shut down its Hudson Street Services division, which sold research from independent analysts, Reuters reported Friday.
Colombia Stocks Rise; Peso Hits Two-Month Low After Intervention
BOGOTA, Colombia--Colombian stocks rose slightly Friday, tracking modest gains in U.S. stock markets, while the peso weakened against the dollar.
SEC Shuts Down $600 Mln ZeekRewards Ponzi Scheme
The Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday announced fraud charges and set up an emergency asset freeze to halt a $600 million Ponzi scheme, alleging that the website ZeekRewards.com fraudulently conveyed the false impression that the company was "extremely" profitable when payouts bore no
Capital Goods Sector Wrap
While the S&P 500 grew 0.1%, the Capital Goods sector (XLI) showed little movement during trading today.
Brazil 1st Half of August Vehicle Sales Slip 0.45% vs. July - Fenabrave
Brazil's vehicle sales during the first two weeks of August retreated slightly from a strong month in July, even as they surged on the year, auto-dealer association Fenabrave said Friday.
Financial Sector Wrap
The Financial sector (XLF) showed little change during trading today while the S&P 500 rose 0.1%.
Consumer/Non-Cyclical Sector Wrap
The Consumer/Non-Cyclical sector (XLP) showed little change during trading today while the S&P 500 rose 0.1%.
E.ON in Talks to Buy Stake in Turkey's Enerjisa From Verbund -Reuters
German utility E.ON AG (EOAN.XE) is in talks with Austria's Verbund AG (VER.VI) to buy a stake in Turkish electricity producer Enerjisa, Reuters reported Friday, citing four sources close to the deal.