Investors are bracing for companies to ramp up purchases of their own shares in response to expected tax changes in the new year, despite growing criticism of buybacks, the New York Times reports.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg breaks down the initial details of Green Mountain Coffee's impressive Q4 earnings announcement.
Merely hours after gobbling up Thanksgiving dinner, millions of retail employees will head to work to greet the deal-hungry Black Friday crowds. Once their holiday fullness wears off, restaurants will be ready to pounce.
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Google reported sales of more than $4 billion in Britain last year. It paid less than $10 million in taxes. The NYT reports.
Considering all the bickering and politics influencing the market, how can a retail investors possibly thrive? The Fast Money pros reveal their proprietary trading strategies.
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As many as 2 billion people drink tea every morning but are they as loyal as their coffee-loving counterparts? Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz intends to find out.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports the latest on AIG's 13F filing; and Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, offers insight on the decision to acquire Teavana.
The U.K. government should avoid trying to help businesses, technology group Aveva’s CEO said on Monday, because government intervention inevitably leads to more legislation and red tape.
LONDON-- Multinational companies are paying little or no tax on their earnings in Britain, angry lawmakers charged Monday at an unusual hearing involving Starbucks, Google and Amazon. Legislators were skeptical, for example, about the coffee chain Starbucks' claim that it is not making profits in Britain.
The economic downturn is hurting Americans including young people, who are struggling with debt and joblessness. See what's new on millennials' list of financial woes.
Mark Newton, Greywolf Execution Partners, and Marc Riddick, Williams Capital Group, discuss whether you should buy Green Mountain or Starbucks.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg offers insight on Green Mountain and Starbucks.
Much will be written about the direction the country is headed after last night's election. And while this dialogue is useful and interesting, the bottom line is you need to adjust to the reality we face today.
*Dow down 1.1 pct, S&P 500 off 0.9 pct, Nasdaq off 1.3 pct. Eventually, all 10 S&P 500 sectors succumbed to selling pressure to end lower. For the week, the Dow shed 0.1 percent, but the S&P 500 gained 0.2 percent.
U.S. stock funds attracted $1.06 billion in inflows in the week ended Oct. 31, the first batch of new money for the funds since raking in $7.51 billion in the week following the Federal Reserve's announcement that it would buy $40 billion in mortgage-backed securities per month until the job market improves, the fund-tracking firm said.
Amid mounting criticism, officials have canceled Sunday's New York City marathon.
*Starbucks raises outlook, U.S. sales beat expectation. *Dow down 0.3 pct, S&P 500 off 0.2 pct, Nasdaq down 0.2 pct.
*Starbucks raises outlook, U.S. sales beat expectation. NEW YORK, Nov 2- U.S. stocks edged lower on Friday, erasing earlier gains spurred by a stronger-than-expected payroll report, as they were pressured by weakness in energy and materials shares.