Here's What Warren Buffett Is Buying and Selling Now
Motley Fool, 15 August at 13:08
A month and a half after the second quarter came to an end, we're finally getting a look at how Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B) stock portfolio changed. It turns out that while Warren Buffett and his team didn't initiate any new stock ...
Saudi fund may only play minor part in Musk's $72 billion Tesla plan: bankers
Reuters, 15 August at 12:14
RIYADH (Reuters) - Elon Musk told investors this week that “obviously, the Saudi sovereign fund has more than enough capital needed” to finance taking Tesla private. FILE PHOTO: Elon Musk, founder, CEO and lead designer at SpaceX and co-founder of ...
The 25 Highest Paying Jobs In America In 2018
Forbes, 15 August at 11:55
Glassdoor.com, one of the leading job and recruiting websites in the world, recently published a report on the highest paying jobs of 2018. The research analyzed 2018 salary reports submitted by employees, median annual base salary, the number of job ...
Turkey hits back; Tencent earnings; Sears offer
CNNMoney, 15 August at 11:53
1. Trade escalation: Turkey has announced heavy new retaliatory tariffs on some American products, including cars, alcohol and tobacco. The country has doubled its retaliatory tariffs on American cars to 120% and on alcoholic drinks to 140%, according
Winners and losers from the Turkey crisis
CNBC, 15 August at 11:43
The dramatic fall in the Turkish lira over the last few days has rattled global markets, even though experts don't expect the troubles facing Turkey to trigger the next financial crisis. Turkey accounts for less than 1 percent of the world economy and
These Are the Highest-Paying Jobs in the US Right Now
Bloomberg, 15 August at 11:15
For the fourth consecutive year, the technology sector boasted the highest-paying jobs in the U.S., according to an annual report from Glassdoor. Thirteen of the 25 highest-paying jobs this year were in tech, up from 11 in 2017, according to the report
Turkey doubles tariffs on some US imports; Turkish lira rallies
Reuters, 15 August at 11:12
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey doubled tariffs on some U.S. imports including cars, alcohol and tobacco on Wednesday in retaliation for U.S. moves, but the lira rallied a further six percent after a fresh move by banking authorities to underpin the currency.
Stocks Digest Turkish Troubles as Lira Extends Rally
Wall Street Journal, 15 August at 10:58
European stocks shrugged off weakness in Asia to post gains Wednesday as investors continued to weigh the impacts of Turkey's currency crisis. The Stoxx Europe 600 edged 0.1% higher in morning trading with the insurance and banking sectors ...
China's markets have stumbled, but its top tech stocks could rise 20% this year, analyst says
CNBC, 15 August at 10:50
There's still a lot of upside for Chinese tech giants Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent — known as the BAT stocks — because investors see them as a safe bet, a research analyst told CNBC on Wednesday. That's despite steep losses on Tuesday and Wednesday ...
Y Combinator to set up China arm with former Baidu executive Qi Lu as chief
CNBC, 15 August at 10:14
American start-up incubator Y Combinator is setting up shop in China, with a new unit to be led by former Baidu chief operating officer Qi Lu. Sam Altman, Y Combinator's president, said in a company announcement Wednesday that China had been "an ...
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