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Shares of i3 Verticals gained 36% percent Thursday on its debut, after the payment processing software company priced its IPO at $13 per share. The company's initial public offering raised $86 million. The Nashville, Tennessee-based company sold 6.65 million shares at $13 per share. Earlier, the...

wallstreet3-121214_21jun18.jpg Stocks moved mostly lower during trading on Thursday following the mixed performance seen in the previous session. With the drop on the day, the tech-heavy Nasdaq pulled back off the record closing high set on Wednesday.

fifaworldcup-june21.jpg Can Russia 2018 be called "The World Cup of set pieces"? If the trend so far in this edition of the football World Cup is any indicator, we can. A set piece occurs any time there is a restart of play from a foul or the ball going out of play. Typically these take the form of corner kicks, crosses from a free kick or a direct shot from a free kick, including penalties. A set piece allows the attack

starbucks-frappucinos-062118.jpg Starbucks says sales of Frappuccino are down as consumers have become more health conscious. Sales of Frappuccino are down 3% so far this year, compared to growth of 17% in 2015, and 5% in 2016 and 4% in 2017. "These are oftentimes more indulgent beverages — higher in sugar, higher in calories,"...

bobgoodlatte-062118.jpg In a widely expected move, the House voted against immigration reform legislation seen as the more conservative of two separate bills expected to be voted on this week. The House voted 231 to 193 against the bill known as the Securing America's Future Act on Thursday.

dept-labor1-062118.jpg President Donald Trump's administration unveiled a plan to reform the federal government on Thursday that includes merging the Departments of Education and Labor into a single Cabinet agency. A statement from the White House said the new agency, called the Department of Education and the Workforce...

chanel-062118.jpg Luxury fashion group Chanel Thursday released its full-year financial results for the first time, with both profit and revenues increasing for 2017. The privately-owned French company has for a long time refused to reveal its financial numbers to the public. "Our financial strength gives us the...

co2-beer-062118.jpg A shortage of carbon dioxide in the UK is expected to hit supply of beer and soft drinks amidst the World Cup season. Britain also faces a shortage of meat, salad and ready meals as carbon dioxide are also used by the food industry. All major five major suppliers of CO2 have been affected by the raw...

supreme-court-us-062118.jpg With sales by online retailers accounting for an increasing share of consumer spending, the U.S. Supreme Court has handed states a major victory in their efforts to boost revenue from sales tax. In a 5 to 4 ruling published Thursday, the Supreme Court sided with South Dakota in a case against online...

wallstreet-112014_21jun18.jpg After coming under pressure early in the session, stocks have regained some ground over the course of the trading day on Thursday. The major averages have climbed well off their worst levels of the day but remain in negative territory.

at&t-june21.jpg AT&T Inc., which recently completed its acquisition of Time Warner Inc., has launched its new "WatchTV" streaming service with two unlimited data plans. In addition, WatchTV can be streamed through the WatchTV app. The two data plans - AT&T Unlimited &More and AT&T Unlimited &More Premium - are scheduled to launch next week. WatchTV features more than 30 live channels.

wallstreet-112814_21jun18.jpg Following the mixed performance in the previous session, stocks have come under pressure in morning trading on Thursday. With the drop, the tech-heavy Nasdaq is pulling back off the record closing high set on Wednesday.

tesla-june21.jpg Tesla Inc. has filed a lawsuit against a former employee, alleging that he stole the company's confidential data and transferred the information to third parties. The lawsuit accuses the former employee, Martin Tripp, of unlawfully hacking Tesla's confidential and trade secret information as well as transferring the information to third parties. The lawsuit was filed in a federal court in Nevada.

leadingindicatorindex-062118.jpg With improvements in a majority of components partly offset by declines in leading indicators of labor markets and residential construction, the Conference Board released a report on Thursday showing a smaller than expected increase by its index of leading U.S. economic indicators in the month of May.

trump3-062118.jpg As the House prepares to vote on two separate immigration bills, President Donald Trump has questioned the purpose of the exercise due to Republican's slim majority in the Senate. Trump suggested in a post on Twitter on Thursday that GOP leaders should eliminate the filibuster in the Senate in order to pass immigration reform legislation.

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