Tips for College Grads Creating their First Real-World Budget
Many students are graduating with some extra baggage—to the tune of $28,000 in student loans. Grads need to detail their income and spending to avoid falling into debt and making sure they have enough to make ends meet.
European Woes Drag Down Tata Steel's April-June Earnings
Tata Steel Ltd. (500470.BY) Monday posted a first-quarter net profit that fell to nearly a tenth of what it earned a year earlier as steel plants in Europe, the biggest contributor to the company's revenue, continue to be battered by a drop in demand for the alloy amid the continent's economic
Europe Stocks Extend Losses In Afternoon Trade
European stock markets extended losses in late action on Monday, weighed by resource firms and drug makers.
Caris Downgrades Time Warner, Cites Valuation
Caris & Co. analyst David Miller downgraded Time Warner Inc. to average from above average Monday, saying the stock has become fairly valued.
Standard Chartered Prepares to Put Case to Regulator Wednesday
Standard Chartered PLC (STAN.LN) said Monday that it is preparing to present its case to the New York State Department of Financial Services on Wednesday as it seeks to hammer out a money-laundering settlement that has weighed on the U.K.'s fifth-largest bank for several years.
Focus Media Gets $3.66 Billion Buyout Offer from Chairman
Focus Media Holding Ltd. (FMCN) said a group including Chairman and Chief Executive Jason Nanchun Jiang has offered to take the Chinese digital-advertising company private in a deal that values Focus Media at roughly $3.66 billion.
U.S. DATA WEEK AHEAD: Early Looks at August Activity
A very full calendar this week will cover U.S. reports on home building, shopping, manufacturing, inflation and consumer sentiment.
MTS to Contest Revocation of Uzbekistan Unit's Licenses
Mobile TeleSystems (MBT) will contest the revocation of its Uzbekistan unit's operating licenses within the next 10 days, the company said in a statement Monday.
Verint To Buy Remainder Of Comverse Technology
Verint Systems Inc. said Monday it would acquire Comverse Technology Inc. in a deal aimed at streamlining the Verint's ownership structure following the spinoff of its Comverse Inc. subsidiary.
Ford India Recalling Figo, Classic for Potentially Faulty Parts
Ford Motor Co.'s (F) Indian unit is in the process of recalling some Figo hatchback and Classic sedan models because of potentially faulty parts which could result in breakdowns or even fires.