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Former GE and NBC exec Beth Comstock can credit much of her success to learning to 'wallow in ambiguity'

FORMER GE AND NBC EXEC BETH COMSTOCK CAN CREDIT MUCH OF HER SUCCESS TO LEARNING TO 'WALLOW IN AMBIGUITY'

Beth Comstock spent 27 years at General Electric, also working for its former NBC properties, rising to the position of vice chair. She...

Sears is reportedly betting on a lifeline from its controversial former CEO to keep it from liquidating in the next few weeks

SEARS IS REPORTEDLY BETTING ON A LIFELINE FROM ITS CONTROVERSIAL FORMER CEO TO KEEP IT FROM LIQUIDATING IN THE NEXT FEW WEEKS

Sears is about to find itself in a dire cash situation, according to court filings reported by Bloomberg . The company is relying on...

 
 
 
Stocks climb as Wall Street's focus shifts to earnings

STOCKS CLIMB AS WALL STREET'S FOCUS SHIFTS TO EARNINGS

Stocks jumped at the US open Friday. A sell-off had shaved thousands of points from the major US indices last week. Watch US stocks...

Top Chinese officials have staged an extraordinary intervention to stem the stock market bleeding

TOP CHINESE OFFICIALS HAVE STAGED AN EXTRAORDINARY INTERVENTION TO STEM THE STOCK MARKET BLEEDING

Aly Song/REUTERS The head of China's central bank and a number of top regulators have made statements expressing optimism about China's...

 
 
 
Verizon Pixel 3 models must be activated first on Big Red before inserting SIM from other carriers

VERIZON PIXEL 3 MODELS MUST BE ACTIVATED FIRST ON BIG RED BEFORE INSERTING SIM FROM OTHER CARRIERS

Before you go to Best Buy to purchase a Google Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL, keep in mind that all Verizon variants of the phone are SIM locked...

Russia getting rid of US dollar matter of national security - Putin

RUSSIA GETTING RID OF US DOLLAR MATTER OF NATIONAL SECURITY - PUTIN

Sanctions are forcing Russia to find alternative settlement currencies to the US dollar to ensure the security of the country's economy,...

 
 
 
Here's how much the iPhone XR will cost you with carrier financing

HERE'S HOW MUCH THE IPHONE XR WILL COST YOU WITH CARRIER FINANCING

The iPhone XR goes up for pre-order tonight, with the first orders arriving to customers next week on October 26th. Much like the iPhone...

'Change the board': Hedge-fund billionaire Dan Loeb lays out his plan to turn around Campbell Soup

'CHANGE THE BOARD': HEDGE-FUND BILLIONAIRE DAN LOEB LAYS OUT HIS PLAN TO TURN AROUND CAMPBELL SOUP

Third Point Management, the hedge fund owned by the billionaire Dan Loeb, on Thursday laid out its plan to turn around Campbell Soup. The...

 
 
 
A Wall Street expert who recently fled the stock market says these 3 signals need to flash before he gets back in

A WALL STREET EXPERT WHO RECENTLY FLED THE STOCK MARKET SAYS THESE 3 SIGNALS NEED TO FLASH BEFORE HE GETS BACK IN

Vincent Deluard, a macro strategist at INTL FCStone, made a very prescient call when he forecasted the most recent equity sell-off...

Careem, a ridehailing company in acquisition talks with Uber, raised $200 million from Saudi backers

CAREEM, A RIDEHAILING COMPANY IN ACQUISITION TALKS WITH UBER, RAISED $200 MILLION FROM SAUDI BACKERS

Careem, a Middle East ride-hailing equivalent to Uber, has raised a $200 million tranche for its latest round of funding. The deal...

 
 
 
French finance minister cancels trip to Saudi conference

FRENCH FINANCE MINISTER CANCELS TRIP TO SAUDI CONFERENCE

PARIS - France's finance minister is the latest high-level official or executive to cancelled his attendance at an upcoming investment...

Post-IPO Chat With CEO of Anaplan As Its Trading Price Surge Holds

POST-IPO CHAT WITH CEO OF ANAPLAN AS ITS TRADING PRICE SURGE HOLDS

Enterprise planning software company Anaplan pulled off its IPO in the middle of a broad market slump last week-raising $263.5 million-and...

 
 
 
ExCom Elections

EXCOM ELECTIONS

Vote Now For ExCom Elections! Vice President-Elect Technical Activities Vice President-Elect Finance Vice President-Elect Publications Vice...

Virgin Hyperloop reportedly loses $1 billion investment from Saudi Arabia after Richard Branson pulls out of 'Davos in the Desert'

VIRGIN HYPERLOOP REPORTEDLY LOSES $1 BILLION INVESTMENT FROM SAUDI ARABIA AFTER RICHARD BRANSON PULLS OUT OF 'DAVOS IN THE DESERT'

Saudi Arabia has walked away from its $1 billion Virgin Hyperloop investment, the Financial Times reports. The move comes after Virgin...

 
 
 
The New York Attorney General is investigating MoviePass' owner for allegedly misleading investors

THE NEW YORK ATTORNEY GENERAL IS INVESTIGATING MOVIEPASS' OWNER FOR ALLEGEDLY MISLEADING INVESTORS

New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood has launched an investigation into the parent company of MoviePass for allegedly misleading...

Postmates launches food delivery in 134 new U.S. cities

POSTMATES LAUNCHES FOOD DELIVERY IN 134 NEW U.S. CITIES

Homebodies across the U.S. have reason to celebrate. Postmates - the on-demand food delivery service so popular in major cities that...

 
 
 
A tiny Chinese manufacturer of eco-friendly building products explodes by 950% after pivoting to gemstones

A TINY CHINESE MANUFACTURER OF ECO-FRIENDLY BUILDING PRODUCTS EXPLODES BY 950% AFTER PIVOTING TO GEMSTONES

Yulong Eco-Materials , a tiny Chinese manufacturer of eco-friendly building products, announced Wednesday it had completed the acquisition...

Comments on September Housing Starts

COMMENTS ON SEPTEMBER HOUSING STARTS

Earlier: Housing Starts Decreased to 1.201 Million Annual Rate in September Housing starts in September were slightly below expectations,...

 
 
 
Housing Starts Decreased to 1.201 Million Annual Rate in September

HOUSING STARTS DECREASED TO 1.201 MILLION ANNUAL RATE IN SEPTEMBER

From the Census Bureau: Permits, Starts and Completions Housing Starts: Privately‐owned housing starts in September were at a seasonally...

Trump tells May to abandon 'unjustified' food standards for Brexit trade deal

TRUMP TELLS MAY TO ABANDON 'UNJUSTIFIED' FOOD STANDARDS FOR BREXIT TRADE DEAL

Donald Trump announces his plan to negotiate a free trade deal with the UK after Brexit. Talks can begin in 2021, once the Brexit transition...