Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
New member
Sign up for FREE
New customer
Discover our services
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

MarketScreener Homepage  >  News  >  Economy & Forex

News : Latest News
Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesInterest RatesBusiness LeadersFinance Pro.CalendarSectors 
All NewsEconomyCurrencies & ForexEconomic EventsCryptocurrenciesCybersecurityPress Releases

News Highlights: Top Company News of the Day

10/14/2020 | 03:16pm EST
UnitedHealth Profit Declines, Reflecting Return to More Usual Health-Care Levels 
 

In the spring and early summer, UnitedHealth's insurance unit benefited financially from cost savings as it paid for fewer doctor visits, surgeries and hospital stays this spring and early in the summer.

 
Bribery Probe Into a Nuclear Plant Bailout Examines Facilities' Owner 
 

A criminal investigation into an alleged bribe to secure a bailout of troubled nuclear plants in Ohio is looking at the energy company that prosecutors say supplied some of the money and now owns the facilities.

 
Wells Fargo Earnings Drop 56% 
 

The lender said third-quarter profit dropped from a year earlier to $2.04 billion. Still, the results were an improvement from the second quarter, when the bank set aside billions for bad loans and reported a loss.

 
Apple Counts on 5G to Boost iPhone Fortunes in China 
 

Apple is launching its 5G-enabled smartphones as China's economy is rebounding faster than the rest of the world but also at a time of increasing tech nationalism amid heightened trade tensions with the U.S.

 
Goldman Sachs Profit Nearly Doubles 
 

The bank's sharply higher profit is the latest confirmation that, even in a pandemic and a recession, Wall Street can still make money.

 
Bank of America Profit Falls 16% 
 

The lender's profit dropped in the third quarter, though the bank indicated that it is well prepared to weather the coronavirus recession.

 
Starbucks Ties Executive Pay to Diversity Targets 
 

The coffee chain said it would mandate antibias training for executives and link their compensation to increasing minority representation in its workforce, becoming the latest company to set fresh diversity goals.

 
BlackRock Bets on U.K. Electric-Vehicle Startup Arrival With $118 Million Investment 
 

The New York-based asset manager is joining Arrival's existing backers-auto manufacturers Hyundai and Kia, as well as U.S. delivery giant UPS.

 
Apparel's Next Hot Destination Could Be Target or Walmart 
 

Target, Walmart and Tractor Supply Co. might not seem like the coolest places to sell apparel, but brands can't afford to be picky these days.

 
Israeli Businesses Seek Workarounds as Covid-19 Lockdown Hits Their Bottom Lines 
 

Israel's second national lockdown is fraying as businesses buck operating restrictions and Israelis grow desperate to secure their livelihoods while the government assesses whether to extend an unpopular shutdown.

(END) Dow Jones Newswires

10-14-20 1515ET

Stocks mentioned in the article
ChangeLast1st jan.
APPLE INC. 0.48% 116.59 Delayed Quote.58.05%
BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION -0.14% 28.99 Delayed Quote.-17.58%
BLACKROCK, INC. 1.63% 715.11 Delayed Quote.42.25%
HYUNDAI CORPORATION -0.33% 15200 End-of-day quote.-15.08%
HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY -0.28% 179000 End-of-day quote.48.55%
STARBUCKS CORPORATION 0.47% 98.66 Delayed Quote.11.69%
THE GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP, INC. -0.48% 235.4 Delayed Quote.2.87%
TRACTOR SUPPLY COMPANY 4.09% 139.37 Delayed Quote.43.30%
UNITEDHEALTH GROUP 1.43% 337.94 Delayed Quote.13.34%
WALMART INC. -0.15% 151.6 Delayed Quote.27.57%
WELLS FARGO & COMPANY -0.45% 28.46 Delayed Quote.-47.10%
Latest news "Economy & Forex"
06:05aIsrael central bank to hold key rate despite strong shekel
RE
06:05aREUTERS POLL : 15 of 16 economists see bank of israel leaving benchmark rate at 0.1% on monday; 1 sees 10 bp cut to zero
RE
05:52aCanada adds extra C$691 million to agriculture sector, cuts timeline for dairy farmers' aid
RE
05:37aAvian influenza of the h5n8 strain confirmed on a farm in england - uk government statement
RE
05:05aCENTRAL BANK OF UNITED ARAB EMIRATES : FinTech Abu Dhabi Festival 2020 concludes with largest edition yet
PU
04:55aRaab says Brexit talks in 'reasonable position'
RE
04:55aRaab says next week will be very significant for Brexit deal
RE
04:21aSudan inflation soars, raising spectre of hyperinflation
RE
03:53aUnicredit board meeting to discuss governance issues ahead of board renewal in spring 2021 - source
RE
03:53aUnicredit to hold extraordinary board meeting on sunday or monday at the latest - sources
RE
Latest news "Economy & Forex"