wallstreet_22nov19.jpg After failing to sustain an early move to the downside, stocks have shown a lack of direction over the course of the trading session on Friday. The major averages have spent the day bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line.

skiboots-nov22.jpg SCARPA North America has recalled about 4,200 ski boots due to risk of fall. The company has recalled Maestrale RS and Maestrale Men's ski boots as its shell can crack, posing a fall hazard and risk of injury to the consumer. The recall involves the Fall 2017 Maestrale RS and Maestrale Men's Ski...

frozen2-nov22.jpg Walt Disney's (DIS) Frozen 2, the sequel to its 2013 blockbuster, is expected to record a strong domestic opening of over $100 million this weekend. Frozen 2 will become the 10th animated film to debut with over $100 million and the first animated film outside the summer window to hit the mark. Frozen...

wallstreet-july27_22nov19.jpg Stocks moved to the upside early in the trading session on Friday but have given back some ground over the course of the morning. The major averages have pulled back off their highs of the session, with the Nasdaq and the S&P 500 slipping into negative territory.

consumershopping-112219.jpg With consumers more optimistic about the future than previously estimated, the University of Michigan released a report on Friday showing a much bigger than expected upward revision to its reading on U.S. consumer sentiment in the month of November.

vaping-nov22.jpg Indonesia is exploring a total ban on the use of electronic cigarettes and vape products in the country due to healthcare concerns following the lung illness outbreak related to vaping in the U.S., according to reports. However, the South-East Asian country has not reported any cases of vaping-related illness. Chain-smoking Indonesia is the world's second largest tobacco market.

lazyadolescents-nov22.jpg A new study led by the World Health Organization (WHO) says majority of adolescents worldwide are not sufficiently physically active, putting their current and future health at risk. The study, published in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health journal and produced by researchers from the World Health Organization (WHO), finds that most of school-going adolescents globally did not meet current rec

monsanto-nov22.jpg Monsanto on Thursday pleaded guilty to illegally using a banned pesticide known as Penncap-M on research crops at one of its facilities on the Hawaiian island of Maui. The agro-chemicals company will pay $10 million for charges that it unlawfully stored the banned pesticide, which had to be managed as an acute hazardous waste. The banned pesticide is specifically methyl parathion.

wallstreet-up-032918_22nov19.jpg After moving mostly lower over the past few sessions, stocks may regain some ground in early trading on Friday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a modestly higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 62 points.

christinelagarde-070319_22nov19.jpg Eurozone needs a new European policy mix that focuses on boosting public investment to create a sustainable future, and a review of the European Central Bank's monetary policy will start soon, the new ECB President Christine Lagarde said Friday.

resurrectionbeauty-nov22.jpg Anti-aging skin care products, beauty serum ingredients and essential oils provider Resurrectionbeauty issued a recall for about 270 units of wintergreen essential oil due to risk of poisoning for young children if they swallow it. However, the company has not received reports of any incidents or injuries so far. The product contains the substance methyl salicylate.

iranprotests-nov22.jpg The United States has indicated that another round of sanctions is around the corner against the Iranian Government's violent crackdown on protests that emerged after an abrupt increase in fuel prices across the country. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Twitter Thursday that he has asked the Iranian protesters to send to the State Department their videos, photos, and information documen

wallstreet-nov22.jpg Initial cues from the U.S. Futures Index clearly point to a positive open for Wall Street. PMI Flash Index and Fed Manufacturing Index are the major economic announcements on Friday. Asian shares closed mixed, while European shares are trading higher. As of 7.40 am ET, the Dow futures were...

germanygdp-may15_22nov19.jpg The German economy avoided a technical recession in the third quarter, as initially estimated, driven by spending and construction investment, latest data from Destatis showed Friday. Separately, a closely watched survey revealed a moderate contraction in the German private sector as the drag from manufacturing eased in November.

eurozonepmi-oct24_22nov19.jpg Euro area private sector grew at a much slower pace in November, indicating spillover effects from manufacturing to the services activity, flash data from IHS Markit showed Friday. The composite output index fell unexpectedly to 50.3 in November from 50.6 in October. The expected reading was 50.9. Although a score above 50 indicates expansion.

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