Wall St. inches up with energy, Wal-Mart

At 3:08 p.m. ET, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 8.21 points, or 0.04 percent, to 18,582.15, the S&P 500 had gained 3.52 points, or 0.16 percent, to 2,185.74 and the Nasdaq Composite had added 12.25 points, or 0.23 percent, to 5,240.91. More..

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Aetna to Exit Most Obamacare Exchanges for 2017
by | Friday, August 19, 2016

Aetna to Exit Most Obamacare Exchanges for 2017

Nancy Pelosi (D., Calif.) in a statement . Ana Gupte, an analyst at healthcare investment firm Leerink Partners, told Bloomberg that by pulling out of some states, Aetna will boost its 2017 earnings by a...More..

Barnes & Noble fires CEO
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Barnes & Noble fires CEO

Boire, formerly the CEO of Sears, took the helm of the book seller in September 2015. He had previously served as CEO of Sears Canada, a beleaguered company . That's bringing challenges on multiple fronts. B...More..

by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Taylor Swift gives $1 million for Louisiana flood relief

About 20,000 people have been forced to leave their homes and more than 10,000 are in shelters after almost 2 feet of rain fell in parts of southern Louisiana, The Associated Press reported Tuesday. Those paris...More..

Urban Outfitters shares rally 15% as fashion trends boost sales
by | Thursday, August 18, 2016

Urban Outfitters shares rally 15% as fashion trends boost sales

The 50 day moving average of NASDAQ:URBN is 29.29 and the 200 day moving average is 28.85. The company's sales growth was driven by impressive growth in its women's apparel and accessories segment to a great ex...More..

by | Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Aenta pulls back on Obamacare insurance plans for 2017

Aetna said in its announcement that it would continue to participate in exchanges in Delaware, Iowa, Nebraska and Virginia next year. Similarly, United Health Group plans to only remain upon "three or fewer ...More..