Bloomberg's scandal offers uncomfortable lessons in how we do business in a digital era. We're also more tolerant of leaving behind our electronic data, and not calling out missteps.» Read More
NEW YORK-- The nation's crude oil supplies shrank last week, the government said Wednesday. Crude supplies declined by 300,000 barrels, or 0.1 percent, to 394.6 million barrels, which is 3.1 percent above year-ago levels, the Energy Department's Energy Information Administration said in its weekly report.
Bloomberg's scandal offers uncomfortable lessons in how we do business in a digital era. We're also more tolerant of leaving behind our electronic data, and not calling out missteps.
The Energy Department's Energy Information Administration reported that natural gas in storage grew by 99 billion cubic feet to 1.964 trillion cubic feet for the week ended May 10. Analysts expected a rise of 93 billion to 97 billion cubic feet, according to a survey by Platts, the energy information arm of McGraw-Hill Cos.
NEW YORK-- The Energy Department is expected to report on Thursday that the nation's natural gas supplies grew by 93 billion to 97 billion cubic feet in the week ended May 10, according to a survey of analysts by Platts, the energy information arm of McGraw-Hill Cos.
European authorities raided the offices of Shell, BP and Statoil in an investigation of suspected manipulation of oil prices.
In impassioned speeches during a public roundtable Tuesday at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Minnesota Democrat Al Franken and Mississippi Republican Roger Wicker accused the big three rating agencies of issuing shoddy ratings, and blamed the problems on the "issuer-pay" model in which the firms are paid by the companies they rate.
CBOE won a long-running court battle to prevent rival International Securities Exchange from listing options on two key stock market indexes.
* "We are vindicated": CBOE CEO William Brodsky. WASHINGTON, May 13- CBOE Holdings Inc won a long-running legal battle to prevent rival International Securities Exchange from listing options on two key U.S. stock-market indexes, after the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to consider their dispute.
WASHINGTON, May 13- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to consider a dispute over CBOE Holdings Inc's long-running legal battle to prevent rival International Securities Exchange from listing options on the Standard& Poor's 500 Index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
International Securities Exchange LLC, a national securities exchange that specializes in the trading of options contracts, is fighting an injunction that prevented it from listing S&P 500 and Dow Jones options, which are licensed exclusively to CBOE by McGraw-Hill Financial Inc and CME Group Inc's index services.
A study found that nearly half of mothers think their children are unprepared to get a job or save. This could be due to the lack of financial literacy, a study finds.
May 7- McGraw Hill Financial Inc:. *Barclays raises target price to $66 from $58; rating over weight. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
May 1- Mcgraw-Hill Companies Inc:. *UBS raises price target to $62 from $58. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
May 1- Mcgraw-Hill Companies Inc:. *The Mcgraw Hill-companies' shareholders approve company name change to Mcgraw. Hill Financial* Source text for Eikon* Further company coverage ().
rose 0.17 percent and the Nasdaq Composite Index gained 0.58 percent. **APPLE INC, $442,5, up 3 pct. **TRANSITION THERAPEUTICS INC, $3.27, up 45 pct.
April 30- McGraw-Hill Cos Inc posted a higher-than-expected first-quarter adjusted profit as its Standard& Poor's ratings service generated more revenue from corporate and structured debt issuance. McGraw-Hill has asked a federal judge to dismiss the suit, arguing the government's case is based on vague statements that cannot be used to prove fraud.
Staff reviewers for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration are expected to ask a panel of medical experts on May 2 if another clinical trial is required before it approves an experimental kidney cancer drug made by Aveo Oncology and Astellas Pharma Inc. **MGIC INVESTMENT CORP, Monday close $5.48, down 13 pct premarket.
U.S. stock market index futures hovered around the flatline Tuesday, a day after the S&P 500 logged a fresh closing high, as investors weighed a batch of weak corporate earnings against a better-than-expected S&P/Case-Shiller home price report.
**MGIC INVESTMENT CORP, Monday close $5.48, down 13 pct premarket. **PFIZER INC, Monday close $30.43, down 3 pct premarket. **ZOETIS INC, Monday close $32.66.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.