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5 top Financial stocks loved by dividend seeking investors

Financials stocks within this list have high dividend yields that are 1.25%. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


Looking for potential value? These stocks have underperformed the market over the month.

Stocks in this list have companies which have underperformed the rest of the market over a month period. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


Stars who were told they would never make it

Actors, singers, dancers, models—they’re all difficult professions to enter, but so many of those people who were told they would never make it are now household names around the world. They didn’t crumble under the tasteless words of higher-ups, but instead used that rejection to push them forward, to become better, to reach higher. Plus, now they’re filthy rich. Check out this gallery to see who we’re talking about, and try not to gasp too loud.


These companies have been able to utilise the equity they have on their books to turn a profit for their business.

High Return on Equity is an indicator of a company’s ability to use the equity on hand to create a return based on their business. It is important to compare them across the sectors or index the relate to gauge if values are above or below the average. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


Gasoline, diesel prices rise to another record amid rampant inflation

Prices at the pump are at the highest on record.


World Bank boss makes global recession warning

David Malpass also said coronavirus lockdowns in China are contributing to a global slowdown.


Russia aims to avert historic debt default with last-ditch dollar bond payments

Russia's Finance Ministry said Friday that it had attempted overdue dollar payments on its international debt obligations.


Sri Lanka set for series of defaults - rating firm

This week, Sri Lankan officials started talks with the International Monetary Fund over a bailout.


'Too little, too late': Small business owners slam Govt's $6m crime support package

"This is too little, too late, why I'm saying this is too little too late, $6 million is not enough."


Calling a man bald counts as sexual harassment, UK judge rules

Calling a man "bald" is now classed as sexual harassment, a judge in a U.K. employment tribunal has ruled.


Discover companies that will have difficultly meeting short term obligations if they face any volatility

The Quick Ratio is an indicator of a company’s ability to meet its short-term obligations requirements without needing to raise any capital through financing or selling off assets. Quick Ratio helps measure a company’s short-term liquidity, which can give glimpse on how well a company can withstand any turbulence from external & internal factors. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


New White House press secretary on following your 'passion': 'You'll be knocked down ... but the rewards are pretty amazing'

Karine Jean-Pierre is the first Black woman and the first openly gay person to hold the high-profile job. Here's her top advice for today's young people.


Shell strikes deal to sell Russian petrol stations

The energy giant will sell its retail business in Russia to the country’s second-largest oil producer, Lukoil.


Saudi foreign minister says the kingdom's hands are 'stretched out' to Iran

Saudi Arabia has long labeled Iran as the biggest threat to stability in the wider Middle East.


Top stocks that Mid Cap Blend Funds look to invest in.

Companies in this list demonstrate characteristics that fund managers look for when investing in Mid-Cap Blend stocks. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


Gucci stores to accept cryptocurrencies in US

Gucci joins a growing number of major companies that have started to accept digital currencies.


US warns over risk of hiring North Korea IT workers

The remote workers allegedly aim to help fund Pyongyang's advanced weapons programmes.


Assyrian women: history's first-known female entrepreneurs

Given the gender inequality that still exists in the businesses of today, one might think women had only just arrived in the workplace. The levels of gender-based discrimination that still blight the world of employment are suggestive of a society adjusting to a recent change. And yet this couldn't be further from the truth. The sphere of business has been inhabited by both men and women for around 4,000 years, so new evidence suggests. Check out this gallery to learn about history's first-known female entrepreneurs.


Twitter investors sue Elon Musk over takeover bid

The lawsuit alleges the multi-billionaire's "wrongful conduct" has caused Twitter shares to plunge.


UK investigation into Covid lockdown parties says senior leadership 'must bear responsibility'

The report comes after even more revelations in recent days of further alcohol-fueled social events held at Downing Street during Covid lockdowns.


Denmark becomes the first country to halt its Covid vaccination program

"Spring has arrived, vaccine coverage in the Danish population is high, and the epidemic has reversed," the Danish Health Authority said.


EU firms face Shanghai 'nightmare' - business body

It comes after UK and US business groups said their members have been hit by Covid measures in China.


Biden says Sweden and Finland have the 'full backing' of the United States to join NATO

Both Finland and Sweden already meet many of the requirements to be a NATO member.


Over $50 for a burrito? World's elite splash the cash on snacks at Davos

Expensive food and warm weather are just a few of the unusual features at this year's postponed World Economic Forum in Davos.


Supreme Court denies federal disability benefits to residents of Puerto Rico

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that Congress is not required to extend a federal disability benefits program to residents of Puerto Rico.


Americans view these Asian countries as safer now than before the pandemic

Travelers say they feel safer in South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Japan, China and Vietnam, according to a 2022 report by Berkshire Hathaway Travel Protection.


Looking to take some risk on? Check out High Beta Stocks

A risk measure, which displays the correlation between a stock’s price change and the changes that occur in a benchmark/index. o Beta 1 = Swings in price are more significant than the benchmark o Beta = 1 = Swings in price match the benchmark’s movements o Beta 1 = Swings in price are less significant than the benchmark This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


The President of Transnistria dissolved the government

The president of Transnistria, an unrecognized region in Moldova, dissolved the government on Thursday, according to TASS. The Transnistrian parliament will meet for an emergency meeting on May 27 to consider the candidacy of a new prime minister, current president Vadim Krasnoselsky suggested the candidacy of Alexander Rosenberg for the position. ...


Saudi fund in early talks to potentially buy Carnival's ultra-luxury Seabourn brand

Carnival is in preliminary discussions to sell its Seabourn luxury cruise brand to the Saudi sovereign wealth fund, sources say.


5 Stocks that are hitting a year low

The stocks have surpassed or are approaching their 52-week low which is a technical indicator of the stocks trend. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


US closes loophole for Russian debt payments

The move by the US Treasury Department could push Russia closer to default.


Turkey wants to be neutral in the Ukraine war. But a treaty from 1936 has it on a tightrope

Turkey wields great power over the Black Sea, but a 1936 treaty may be putting it on a geopolitical tightrope in the war between Russia and Ukraine.


Tesla China Houses Workers At Military Campsites And Vacant Buildings

As the automaker works to add a second shift and further ramp up production, it's moving forward with a dormitory-style plan.


Looking for value? These Consumer Non-Cyclicals companies have low forward P/E ratios compared to their peers.

The Consumer Non-Cyclicals stocks within this list have low forward P/E ratios. Low forward P/E is an indicator of potential undervaluation or investors being pessimistic in the stocks ability to report strong earnings in the next quarter. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


'Biting off more than they can chew': Analysts say China's plans for the Pacific 'a big worry', but doubt they can pull it off

"It's alarming because it covers almost every sphere of Pacific life. It's like a new wave of colonialism."


China unemployment rate near pandemic peak

Evidence of China's economic slowdown came as authorities unveiled plans to lift Shanghai's lockdown.


Will Trump return to Twitter after Musk takeover?

Questions have been raised over how the platform will change after being bought by the Tesla boss.


Top 20 highest valuations for a company's books.

The stocks within this list have high Price to Book ratios. Price to Book (P/B) measures investors value on the company’s books or balance sheet. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed has died at age 73, country announces 40-day mourning period

Sheikh Khalifa, the Gulf country's second president, helped bring the UAE to global prominence.


Top 20 undervalued sales within the market.

Price to Sales (P/S) is the ratio that shows the value that investors have towards the company’s sales in relation to the price of the stock. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


Twitter board meets Musk to discuss bid - reports

How the Tesla boss plans to finance his offer reportedly made the board seriously consider a deal.


Crushing costs: Kiwis rage at Countdown's 'insane' garlic prices

Loose garlic prices are significantly higher at Countdown than at any other supermarkets.


Woman catches Covid twice within 20 days, marking a new record

A health-care worker has reportedly tested positive for the omicron strain of the coronavirus just 20 days after having an infection caused by the delta variant.


5 Consumer Cyclical companies with high EBITDA valuations from last quarter.

EBITDA is a measurement of a company’s profitability eliminating any extraneous factors. It also allows to compare stocks with other stocks on an equal scale to show performances, which high EBITDA demonstrates the stocks’ ability to create a profit. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


Natural gas prices in Europe jump after Ukraine blocks Russian flows

TTF European natural gas prices were up more than 6.4% by around 9:15 a.m. London time on Wednesday, according to Refinitiv data.


These stocks are favourites among Small Cap Value Mutual Fund managers

Companies in this list demonstrate characteristics that fund managers look for when investing in Small Cap Value stocks. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


These companies future earnings have been highly valued by investors

The stocks within this list have high forward P/E ratios. High forward P/E is an indicator of potential overvaluation or the investor belief in the future earnings of the company. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


Here are the stocks that analysts think will decline in value over the year

The stocks in this list have analyst ratings either Hold, Sell or Strong Sell and have price target that is at least 10% lower than the stock’s current price. This list’s performance is calculated on an equally weighted method.


Airbnb to quit China as lockdowns restrict tourism

Stays in China made up only 1% of Airbnb's revenue for the last few years, a source said.


U.S. gun homicides reached highest level in 25 years during Covid pandemic, CDC says

During the first year of the pandemic, the homicide rate from guns rose 35% to the highest level since 1994, according to the CDC.