NEW YORK (Reuters) - Goldman Sachs analysts said on Thursday concerns about a U.S. yield curve inversion among traders as an omen of a looming recession are "overblown," though an inversion is often...
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' annual letter to shareholders indicates that 100 million people pay for Prime globally.
It's the first time the company has revealed the number of Prime subscribers.
Shares of Amazon were up nearly 2% ahead of Thursday's opening bel
AS if the sunshine and warmer weather wasn’t enough of a reason to get your mates round for a few drinks and a barbecue, B&M is selling a BAR gazebo. It’s the perfect place to store your drinks in the garden – but it does come with a
PLASTIC straws, cotton buds and stirrers could be banned from sale in England as early as next year in a dramatic bid to help clean up the world’s oceans. But what does it mean for you? And which companies have already banned plastic straws? Here
A PUB lunch is nothing new but Wetherspoons seem to be cornering the market on the pub brekkie. Breakfast at the chain is proving popular with punters up and down Britain, so here’s the lowdown on how to get the most important meal of the day from y
FOR many of us a morning trip for a McDonald’s breakfast is the perfect treat – and can be key to beating that pesky hangover. But whether it is a weekend treat or a cure for last night’s activities, make sure you know the hours you can
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The stock market's 'secret medication for longevity' has vanished. Ten-year Treasury yields have increased while the stock market has sold off, leaving it highly susceptible to further weakness, according to Doug Ramsey, Leu
For the duration of the nine-year bull market, US stocks have been aided by a so-called secret medication that has helped them recover.
The Leuthold Group argues this backstop has disappeared, leaving the market particularly vulnerable to weakness.
BURGER King has sent fans wild by bringing out Fanta Lemon flavoured slushies, just as the weather is hotting up. But is the drink available in the UK? And how much does it cost? Here’s what we know about it. Burger King What’s a Fanta Lemon s
IF YOU want to win big on McDonald’s Monopoly 2018, you have to nab the highly-prized and very rare tickets. These are the golden bits of property you need to be watching out for before you throw away last night’s boozy leftovers… What a
Trier, the German city where Karl Marx was born, is celebrating the 200th anniversary of his birth.
The celebrations include souvenir €0 notes featuring a picture of Marx, on sale for €3.
A new statue of Marx is also being erected in the city, funded
IT’S the convenient treat you keep stashed away for when you’re feeling peckish at home and now Pukka Pies are even more handy. Now single the pies are being sold for just £1 in Morrisons and Sainbury’s – for a limited time only.
More than 100,000 people a year take the exam to earn the Chartered Financial Analyst qualification.
It is notoriously difficult — fewer than 50% of people pass the first level.
Below are seven questions from recent sample papers to give a fla
The US Census Bureau recently released estimates of how much net international migration added or subtracted from the populations of the 3,142 counties and county equivalents in the country between 2016 and 2017.
Most counties saw at least some population
WEDDINGS cost an average of £27,000 – but there are sneaky ways of avoiding the traditional financial I do-doo. And as wedding season hits, this week I had an email from Gary Moore, a Sun Saver from Leicestershire, about how to reduce the price tag. He
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shared his ideas what makes for an amazing memo in his annual letter to shareholders.
At Amazon, memos must be narrative in structure and six pages in length.
Bezos said he's always looking for memos that have the "clarity of angels
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has revealed for the first time how many subscribers Prime has.
More than 100 million people pay for Prime globally, according to Bezos' latest letter to shareholders.
Jeff Bezos is pulling the curtain back on Prime.
In his latest
PLASTIC straws, cotton buds and stirrers could be banned in England as early as next year, as the government ramps up its efforts to cut plastic waste. Prime Minister Theresa May will today unveil the new rules in a dramatic bid to help clean up the world
CELEBRATE St George’s Day with a meal fit for a dragon-slaying knight. Or if you haven’t got one of those to hand, your family will be just as grateful for an all-English feast. Pick from regional cheeses, English-reared ham and the first of the summe
The Bon-Ton Stores is preparing to wind down its business after two liquidation firms — Great American Group and Tiger Capital Group — won a bankruptcy auction Tuesday.
In a bankruptcy filing on Wednesday, the company detailed the addresses of the s
In her first interview since leaving Yahoo, Marissa Mayer said selling the company's stake in Alibaba was a mistake.
Mayer blamed shortsighted activist investors for pressuring the company to do the deal.
Yahoo sold half of its 40% stake in Alibaba for $7