logo

TODAY'S TOP STORIES

Share

cryptolaundering-042419.jpg The Manhattan District Attorney's Office said two drug dealers have pleaded guilty of laundering $2.8 million in cryptocurrency and Western Union payments by selling steroids and other controlled substances online. Callaway Crain and Mark Sanchez, both 35, are the first to be convicted in New York State for money laundering involving cryptocurrency. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr

tickers-042419.jpg What makes these stocks interesting?

germanyflag-aug27_24apr19.jpg Germany's business confidence unexpectedly weakened in April to its lowest level in three years, suggesting that the biggest euro area economy is not yet out of the woods. The business climate indicator dropped to 99.2 from an upwardly revised 99.7 in March, survey data from the ifo Institute showed on Wednesday. Economists had expected the index to climb to 99.9 from March's original 99.6.

wallstreet-july16_24apr19.jpg Stocks may show a lack of direction in early trading on Wednesday on the heels of the strong upward move seen in the previous session. The major index futures are currently pointing to a roughly flat open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by just 11 points.

paypalwins-april24.jpg PayPal has won patent for a technology that could help the online payments giant detect a type of cryptocurrency malware and mitigate its effects. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) officially granted the patent to Paypal on April 16, more than 2 years after the company applied for it. "By detecting that ransomware is operating on a computer (e.g. by correlating between the original d

wallstreetimage-april22.jpg The mood on Wall Street is likely to be a cautious Wednesday morning, with investors weighing reports about China looking to slow down monetary easing and data that showed Germany's business confidence fell to a 3-year low in April.

at&t-jan30_24apr19.jpg AT&T Inc. (T) reported first-quarter adjusted earnings per share of $0.86 compared to $0.85, prior year. On average, 23 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to report profit per share of $0.86 for the quarter. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items. Adjusting for amortization,...

stockmarkets-aug20_24apr19.jpg European stocks pulled back from eight-month highs on Wednesday as investors digested weak regional data and fretted that Beijing will slow the pace of policy easing following some signs of stabilization in the world's second-largest economy. The downside, however, remained limited following upbeat...

creditsuisseearnings-april24.jpg Shares of Credit Suisse Group AG were gaining around 3 percent in Swiss trading after the banking major reported Wednesday higher profit in its first quarter, despite weak revenues. Looking ahead, the company said it is cautiously optimistic about its prospects for the second quarter of 2019. The company remains focused on increasing its returns over the course of 2019 and beyond.

U.K. stocks fell on Wednesday amid concerns that China will reduce its economic stimulus following some signs of stabilization in the world's second-largest economy. Meanwhile, on the data front, U.K. government borrowing was the lowest in 17 years in the financial year ended March 31, and exceeded...

French stocks were moving lower on Wednesday after a measure of business morale pointed to weakening economic growth in Germany, Europe's largest economy. In addition, France's manufacturing confidence deteriorated for the first time in five months in April to its lowest level in over two-and-a-half...

stockmarkets-aug16_24apr19.jpg European stocks may open on a cautious note Wednesday despite the S&P 500 and Nasdaq closing at record highs overnight. Investors are likely to closely monitor the latest quarterly figures from Associated British Foods, Volvo Group, STMicroelectronics, Novartis, Akzo Nobel, SAP and Credit Suisse....

malaria-april24.jpg The world's first malaria vaccine, known as RTS,S, was launched on Tuesday in Malawi, a country in southeast Africa, as part of a pilot program.

skyrizi-april24.jpg The therapeutic armamentarium for plaque psoriasis patients is fairly well-stocked, and now there is one more addition to it.

pharma-031717_23apr19.jpg The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.

Follow RTT