Wall Street Journal
Thu, 23 May 2013 17:36:49 GMT
LONDONâ€”SABMiller PLC warned that weaker demand for lager in the U.S. and volatile markets in Latin America are putting pressure on its beer sales, echoing comments from other major brewers about the industry's prospects. The warning came as . .
Thu, 23 May 2013 03:03:55 GMT
It is the headquarters for PokerStars, the largest online poker company in the world by a wide margin. And it is from this unusual perch the company is playing a difficult hand: just two years after being shut down in the U.S., and with its founder . .
Thu, 23 May 2013 18:07:51 GMT
Wall Street Journal - NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors are seeking testimony from three senior executives of the $15 billion hedge fund SAC Capital Advisors, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday. The U.S. Attorney's office for the Southern District of New York .Four Top SAC Executives Receive Subpoenas in ProbeWall Street Journalall 19 news articles .
Thu, 23 May 2013 15:40:49 GMT
U.S. stocks were trading lower Thursday, as the Dow Jones Industrial Average recently shed 84 points to 15224, the Standard & Poor's 500-stock index lost 14 points to 1642, and the Nasdaq Composite fell 20 points to 3443. Among the companies with . .
Thu, 23 May 2013 13:53:55 GMT
Earnings were in line with preliminary results released by the company in late April, disclosed as ING U.S. was preparing to sell 25% of itself in an initial public offering. The deal priced below expectations, prompting the sale of more stock than . .
Thu, 23 May 2013 23:06:16 GMT
World Shakes Off Nikkei's 7.3% Plunge - Muted stock declines in Europe and the U.S. show that investors around the globe for now are inclined to agree with Mr. Amari, wagering that Thursday's selloff in Japan is an isolated case of market blues rather than a cause for broader concern.and more .
Thu, 23 May 2013 17:50:07 GMT
Lloyds Banking Group PLC is looking to sell about $8.7 billion of U.S. mortgage securities, a person with knowledge of the auction said, in the bank's latest move to raise capital by selling noncore assets. The assets are a mixture of risky residential . .
Thu, 23 May 2013 01:40:50 GMT
Wary of China, US Steps Into Sprint's Board - SoftBank is readying a plan to allow the U.S. government an unusual level of influence over the operations of Sprint, a concession to ease security concerns raised by the proposed cross-border takeover. Spencer Ante reports. Photo: Getty Images.SoftBank sweetens its Sprint pitch, offers U.S. veto power over board member .Marketplace.orgJapan's SoftBank to give US govt Sprint board choice: WSJThe West Australianall 79 news articles .
Fri, 24 May 2013 04:11:53 GMT
In a speech outlining U.S. counterterrorism efforts, President Obama cautioned against using drone strikes as a cure-all for terrorism and said he is insisting on strong oversight of all lethal action, including tighter standards for unmanned air .Obama to resume transfer of prisoners from Guantanamo, WSJ reportsLa prensaall 680 news articles .
Thu, 23 May 2013 20:49:06 GMT
MoneyBeat's Steven Russolillo looks at overnight selloffs in Asian markets (triggered by the U.S. Federal Reserve and lower Chinese manufacturing output) and how they are likely to affect Wall Street. Steven Russolillo highlights the stocks to keep an . .