TV titan, Oprah Winfrey, once again helped Weight Watchers stocks as she announces 42-pound weight loss under the program. Oprah considers the program as a lifestyle rather than focuses on the number scale.
The current high-flyer to raise an initial public offering of about $1.4 billion in the New York Stock Exchange is a Chinese express delivery firm, raising speculations that foreign stocks are gaining a strong foothold in the US market.
A disappointing jobs report issued on Friday sent the Nasdaq composite falling to its lowest level in over 15 months. This signified the end of the short winning streak experienced by Wall Street last week.
Groupon may be on the verge of breaking down as its share price continues to disappoint investors. The e-commerce group-buying website designed to provide discounts on various goods and services to its customers has once again seen a slip on its share yesterday while the company is facing international retreat and after it has announced layoffs.
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Multinational e-commerce company eBay is selling its Enterprise unit, purchased in 2011 for $2.4 billion, to Permira for $925 million after one of the company’s biggest customers did not renew their contract.
International creditors such as International Monetary Fund, European Central Bank and European Commission have demanded Greece to establish further austerity measures in the nation’s banking systems. However, the Greeks have overwhelmingly rejected the European Union's offer. And because of the bailout program, the Asian and global markets have exorbitantly slumped.
Aberdeen Asset Management's head of Asian operations warned on Tuesday that Chinese money was moving "a bit like a casino" in domestic stock markets, while BlackRock called on China to reform its capital markets further to avert boom and bust scenarios.