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IBM-Earnings-011818.jpg International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) Thursday reported a loss for the fourth quarter, hurt largely by a hefty charge related to a new US tax reform. Adjusted earnings for the quarter trumped Wall Street estimates, as revenues trumped expectations. Armonk, New York-based IBM reported fourth-quarter...

Wallstreet-013013_18Jan18.jpg Following the strong upward move seen in the previous session, stocks gave back some ground during trading on Thursday. The major averages moved to the downside after ending Wednesday's trading at record closing highs.

Wegmans-011818.jpg Wegmans and Publix have been chosen as the best supermarket in the U.S., according to a survey conducted by consulting firm Market Force Information. Wegmans and Florida-based Publix tied for first place with a 77 percent Composite Loyalty Index Score. Trader Joe's and H-E-B came next, while Aldi...

USCapitol-011818.jpg With support from Senators from both sides of the aisle, the Senate voted Thursday to extend a controversial surveillance program for six years. The Senate voted 65 to 34 to reauthorize Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, with 21 Democrats and Independent Senator Angus King,...

Nestle-Pink-Kitkat-011818.jpg Swiss food giant Nestle is launching KitKat Chocolatory Sublime Ruby in stores in Japan and South Korea on Friday. The new flavored KitKat will be available online in nine other countries including the U.S., U.K., Germany, France and Switzerland. The KitKat Chocolatory Sublime Ruby is being launched...

DonaldTrump-Speech-011818.jpg Contradicting comments from White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, President Donald Trump declared Thursday that his position on the proposed wall along the southern border "has never changed or evolved." Trump also reiterated his frequently stated claim that Mexico will pay for the wall despite repeated denials by the Mexican government.

NewstrikeResources-CanniMed-011818.jpg Newstrike Resources Ltd.'s shareholders overwhelmingly approved an acquisition by licensed cannabis producer CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. at a special meeting Wednesday. About 99.4 percent of the votes, representing more than 271.9 million outstanding common shares, were voted in support of the acquisition. Newstrike...

KinderMorgan-pipeline-011818.jpg Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. said its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project could be delayed by an additional three months and would be completed by December 2020. The estimate is three months further behind from the company's last estimate in December. Kinder Morgan said that delay was due to...

wallstreet-111614_18Jan18.jpg While selling pressure has been somewhat subdued, stocks remain mostly negative in mid-day trading on Thursday. The weakness on the day comes after the major averages jumped to new record closing highs in the previous session.

Trump-Pence-011818.jpg With a potential government shutdown looming, a tweet from President Donald Trump may hamper efforts by Republican leaders to win support for a short-term spending bill. House Republicans are aiming to vote later Thursday on a continuing resolution that would fund the government through February 16th.

wallstreet3-121214_18Jan18.jpg Stocks are seeing modest weakness in morning trading on Thursday following the strong upward move seen in the previous session. The major averages have moved to the downside after ending Wednesday's trading at new record closing highs.

Trump-FakeNews-011818.jpg President Donald Trump finally announced his much awaited "Fake News Awards"...and the winner is 'The New York Times.' The media-weary president tweeted out the winners of his "Fake News Awards" on Wednesday night, with a link directed to the Republican National Committee website. There, he listed...

Belarus-bitcoin-011818.jpg The Government of Belarus has made cryptocurrency operations legal in a special economic zone in the country, which has a special tax and legal regime. A decree signed by Belarusian president Alexander Lukashenko allows companies in the High Technology Park (HTP) to use cryptocurrencies and tokens,...

cryptocurrencies-011818.jpg A cryptocurrency is a digital asset that works on a medium that uses cryptography, the science of hiding information from prying eyes, to secure its transactions, creation, and verification.

Ripple-011818.jpg Ripple is one of the most popular cryptocurrencies in South Korea, a leading market for cryptocurrencies, where both young and old have been investing heavily in these currencies with the hope of making a quick profit. XRP has moved into the top five cryptocurrencies by market capitalization on CoinMarketCap amid their dramatic rise over the last year.

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