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Kroger considering ban on Visa credit cards

Kroger considering ban on Visa credit cards

American retail company Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) is considering expanding its ban on Visa credit cards imposed by one of its subsidiaries, preparing to fight back against the over USD 90 Billion annual swipe fee payment.The Company stated that its Food..

Stock Market Threat May Already be Present

Stock Market Threat May Already be Present

The predictable market may not persist for much longer. It is now a surety that the easy monetary policy adopted by the Federal Reserve could be on its way out. There is another threat as well- the copious US Treasury's supply may push up bond y..

Ford Motor Reported 2017 Fourth Quarterly and Full Year Financial Results

Ford Motor Reported 2017 Fourth Quarterly and Full Year Financial Results

Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) reported 2017 fourth quarter and full year financial results on Wednesday, highlighting that the companies quarterly revenue went up 7% driven by the higher wholesale volume, and full year revenue up 3%.In 4Q the co..

United Technologies to buy Rockwell Collins in a $30 Billion Deal

United Technologies to buy Rockwell Collins in a $30 Billion Deal

United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX) on Monday announced to buy aircraft parts manufacturer Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE: COL) for $30 billion.Under the deal, United Technologies will pay $140 per share in cash and stock for Rockwell sharehol..

Ethereum and South Korean Investments

Ethereum and South Korean Investments

South Koreans have developed an affinity towards cryptocurrencies. They do not mind the mind churning 24-hour long roller coaster which invariably accompanies this kind of investments. The situation is such that even banks and government financial c..

Stock Market to Potentially Enter a Dead Zone

Stock Market to Potentially Enter a Dead Zone

Analysts expect Wall Street to pullback as the official start of summer is under way. Historically, stock indexes slowed down and often declined in value during the summer period. According to a report by CNBC Chris Verrone from Strategas Research P..

MSCI Adds China A Shares to Emerging Markets Index

MSCI Adds China A Shares to Emerging Markets Index

MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI) on Tuesday finally said it plans to include Chinese-listed shares to its benchmark emerging markets index.The index company said it will add 222 China A Large Cap stocks on a gradual basis starting in June 2018, accountin..