Top Stories

French luxury group LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMHF.PK, LVMUY.PK) has agreed to acquire Belmond Ltd. (BEL) for an equity value of $2.6 billion, the companies said Friday. Shares of Belmond are gaining 40 percent in the regular trading session. Belmond...


Reflecting jumps in utilities and mining output, the Federal Reserve released a report on Friday showing a much bigger than expected increase in U.S. industrial production in the month of November. The Fed said industrial production climbed by 0.6...


Just a few months after being appointed to replace the late Senator John McCain, R-Ariz., Republican Senator Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., will resign from the Senate at the end of the year. Kyl's resignation was revealed in a letter to Arizona Governor Doug Ducey,...


Following the lackluster performance in the previous session, stocks moved sharply lower over the course of the trading day on Friday. The Dow and the S&P 500 tumbled to their lowest closing levels in seven and eight months, respectively.

trump-public-050417_07dec18.jpg A US appeals court ruled against an order President Donald Trump issued last month that denies asylum pleas of migrants who crossed the southern border illegally. Two members of the three-judge bench of the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals said late Friday that the ban is inconsistent with an existing US law, and attempts to over-run Congress. A presidential order signed on November 9 says that t
asian-market-down_09dec18.jpg Asian stock markets are in negative territory on Monday following the sell-off on Wall Street Friday after the release of weaker than expected U.S. jobs data for the month of November. The rising tensions between the U.S. and China over the detention of tech company Huawei's CFO Meng Wanzhou as well as disappointing Chinese trade data for November also dampened investor sentiment.
stockmarkets-aug16_10dec18.jpg European stocks may follow their U.S and Asian peers lower on Monday as trade tensions persist and a slew of data stirred concerns about global growth. Trade worries resurfaced after White House trade adviser Peter Navarro said the Trump administration...
germanexports-dec10.jpg Germany's merchandise exports grew more-than-expected in October and at the fastest pace in five months, preliminary figures from Destatis showed on Monday. Exports increased a calendar ad seasonally adjusted 0.7 percent from September, when they declined 0.4 percent. Economists had forecast a 0.4 percent gain for October.
Read More
donald-trump2-121318.jpg A day after Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison for a variety of crimes, President Donald Trump claimed in a post on Twitter on Thursday that he never directed his longtime personal lawyer to break the law.
Read More
kyl-jon-121418.jpg Just a few months after being appointed to replace the late Senator John McCain, R-Ariz., Republican Senator Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., will resign from the Senate at the end of the year. Kyl's resignation was revealed in a letter to Arizona Governor Doug Ducey,...
Read More
Shares of Aphria Inc. tumbled more than 23 percent in Tuesday's regular trading on the New York Stock Exchange after a short seller called the Canada-based medical cannabis company a "black hole" and alleged that the company's recent Latin American acquisitions appeared to be largely worthless. In response to the allegations, Aphria said it believes the short-seller report is malicious.
Read More
The Swiss stock market ended Friday's session firmly in negative territory. Global equity markets were under pressure at the end of the trading week following the release of a pair of weaker than expected Chinese economic reports. The Swiss Market Index decreased by 1.15 percent Friday and finished...
A collection of the popular stories from the cryptocurrency and blockchain space this week. Read More
With already 51 new molecular entities, or NMEs, getting greenlighted by the FDA so far this year, and still 1 more month to go, 2018 could be a banner year. This outpaces the 53 new drugs approved in 1996 - the highest ever. Read More
The following are some of the pharma/biotech stocks that posted the biggest percentage decline today. Read More
Technology is a double-edged sword, and it is even truer in the case of gene editing, a revolutionary technique that involves inserting, replacing or removing DNA of a human embryo.In this week's "Did you know" column, we bring you news about the world's first gene-edited babies, the top influential films and directors, and the association between cannabis abstinence and memory improvement. Read More
Follow RTT
Economic Calendar
12/14/18 13:0Baker Hughes - Rig CountDEC 14 United States
12/14/18 11:0CB Leading IndexOCT Mexico
12/14/18 11:0CB Coincidence IndexOCT Mexico
12/14/18 10:0Business Inventories - Sales RatioOCT United States
12/14/18 10:0Business Inventories (Y-o-Y)OCT United States
12/14/18 10:0Business Inventories (M-o-M)OCT United States
View All
FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
03/14/19AERIRoclatan (NDA)FDA decision on Roclatan for patients with open-angle glaucoma, retina diseases
03/12/19RHHBYTecentriq (sBLA)FDA decision on Tecentriq in Combination with Abraxane for Initial Treatment of People with PD-L1-Positive, Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
02/25/19BHC, BHC.TO Loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic gel (NDA)FDA decision on Loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic gel for post-operative inflammation and pain following ocular surgery
02/18/19ALXNALXN1210 (BLA)FDA decision on ALXN1210 for the treatment of patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria
02/13/19MTFBIclaprim (NDA)FDA decision on Iclaprim for acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections
View All