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As energy shares tumble, opportunity lurks

Yahoo Business - 1 hora 56 mins ago

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shale stocks have been hard-hit as investors see margins all but evaporating following the slide in crude oil prices, but the U.S. shale energy boom is not over.


Lawsuit accuses Wells Fargo of biased lending in Chicago area

Yahoo Business - 2 horas 38 mins ago

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co was sued on Friday by Cook County, Illinois, which accused the largest U.S. mortgage lender of targeting black, Hispanic and female borrowers with predatory and discriminatory lending in the Chicago area. The lawsuit is the latest accusing major banks of biased mortgage lending that harmed major American cities, such as Los Angeles, Miami and Baltimore, and prolonged the nation's housing crisis. These lawsuits have had mixed success. According to a complaint filed in the U.S. ...


German pilots union says fresh strikes imminent at Lufthansa

Yahoo Business - 3 horas 50 mins ago

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German pilots union VC said late on Friday that talks with carrier Deutsche Lufthansa over early retirement benefits have broken down and that new strikes are possible any time.


U.S. Black Friday shopping marked by thinner crowds, protests

Yahoo Business - 4 horas 8 mins ago

By Nandita Bose and Nathan Layne WEST HARTFORD, Conn./CHICAGO (Reuters) - Mall crowds were relatively thin on Black Friday in a sign of what has become the new normal in U.S. holiday shopping: the mad rush is happening the night of Thanksgiving and more consumers are picking up deals online. Across the United States, shoppers were greeted by protesters at hundreds of stores - some calling for higher wages at Wal-Mart Stores Inc , others protesting the decision of a grand jury not to indict a white police officer in the August shooting of an 18-year-old unarmed black man in Ferguson, Missouri. ...


Lawsuit accuses Wells Fargo of biased lending in Chicago area

Yahoo Business - 4 horas 59 mins ago

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co was sued on Friday by Cook County, Illinois, which accused the largest U.S. mortgage lender of targeting black, Hispanic and female borrowers with predatory and discriminatory lending in the Chicago area.


Exclusive: Einhorn - raising new money as performance lags

Yahoo Business - 6 horas 1 min ago

By Svea Herbst-Bayliss BOSTON (Reuters) - Superstar investor David Einhorn is raising cash for the first time since 2012 following three straight years of lagging performance - and some customer redemptions from his $10 billion hedge fund, Greenlight Capital. Einhorn has delivered an average 19 percent annual return over 18 years. But slower annual growth in the last years, plus the fund's restrictive redemption policies, have raised questions among some of his clients about Greenlight's prospects. Einhorn’s fund has returned 4. ...


U.S. crude down 10 percent post-OPEC, Brent breaks below $70

Yahoo Business - 6 horas 40 mins ago

By Barani Krishnan NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. crude tumbled 10 percent in its biggest one-day drop in more than five years on Friday, and benchmark Brent broke below $70 a barrel, as OPEC's decision not to cut output sent oil traders and analysts scurrying to find a new trading floor. "I see little reason to buy oil now. I think people are either going to drive it down further or just let the market collapse," said Tariq Zahir, managing member at Tyche Capital Advisors in Hollow Way, New York. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) light crude settled down $7.54 at $66. ...


Vodafone examining UK options, including a move for Liberty: sources

Yahoo Business - 7 horas 5 mins ago

LONDON (Reuters) - Vodafone is reviewing potential acquisitions, including of Europe's leading cable operator Liberty Global , to counter the pending consolidation among rivals in Britain, five people close to the matter said.


Your annual festive people-fighting-over-electronics-at-Walmart video

Yahoo Business - 7 horas 52 mins ago

Some traditions will not die. Wresting a home theater system out of someone else's hands, for example.>


Picking Experts and the Quest for Great Weight Loss Surgery

Yahoo Business - 8 horas 3 mins ago

They stack the odds, still we take to the streetFor the kill with the skill to surviveIt's the eye of the tiger, it's the thrill of the fight-Survivor BLIS is a fascinating specialty insurance program run by Regi Schindler in Oregon. His customers are people paying for their own weight loss surgery. Schindler uses the analogy that BLIS is...


Uber suspends operations in Nevada after injunction

Yahoo Business - 8 horas 4 mins ago

Ride-sharing service ceases operations but vows to return when it finds a legal way to operate in the state.>


Black Friday goes global as retailers import the US spending holiday

Yahoo Business - 8 horas 8 mins ago

Thanksgiving may be American, but sales in the UK, France, Germany and China show the consumer frenzy is becoming a broader phenomenon.>


Exclusive: P&G exploring sale of $7 billion Wella hair care unit - sources

Yahoo Business - 8 horas 47 mins ago

LONDON (Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co is working with Goldman Sachs to explore the sale of its Wella hair care business that could be worth around $7 billion, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters, as the world's largest consumer products company streamlines its business.


Week Ahead: November Jobs Report

Yahoo Business - 8 horas 48 mins ago
Amid a slew of data the November jobs report is the highlight of next week’s economic calendar.

Wall St. up for sixth straight week despite oil rout

Yahoo Business - 8 horas 53 mins ago

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended mostly flat in a holiday-shortened session on Friday as a massive decline in the energy sector offset strength in consumer names, but major indexes rose for a sixth straight week.


U.S. lodges new appeal at WTO in meat labelling dispute

Yahoo Business - 9 horas 44 mins ago

GENEVA (Reuters) - The United States lodged an appeal on Friday to challenge a World Trade Organization ruling it said had failed to bring its meat labelling laws into line with global trade rules. Canada and Mexico won a WTO ruling three years ago that said the U.S. rules illegally discriminated against imported meat. The United States lost a subsequent appeal and was told to bring its laws into line, but in October this year the WTO said it had not done so, paving the way for Canada and Mexico to demand the right to impose trade sanctions. ...


Watch the 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer here

Yahoo Business - 10 horas 45 mins ago

The first glimpse of JJ Abrams' first "Star Wars" sequel has arrived, featuring Stormtroopers, the Millenium Falcon -- and one badass lightsaber.>


Billions wiped off energy shares as investors rush for exit

Yahoo Business - 10 horas 46 mins ago

LONDON (Reuters) - A fresh slide in the price of crude wiped tens of billions of dollars off oil companies' market value on Friday and signalled an end to the sector's safe-haven status, as fears mounted over future profits and dividend payouts.


Black Friday breaks Best Buy site

Yahoo Business - 10 horas 56 mins ago

In the middle of one of the hottest shopping days of the year, Best Buy's site goes boom.>


Speculators increase bets that Brent crude will fall to $65 in first quarter

Yahoo Business - 11 horas 27 mins ago

LONDON (Reuters) - The main bet that oil speculators are making for the first few months of next year is that a barrel of Brent crude will fall to $65, according to options market data.