Joe Manchin opposes SEC climate disclosure rule

Chairman Joe Manchin, DW.Va., conducts a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing on domestic and international energy price trends, in Dirksen Building on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. tom williams | CQ-Roll Call, Inc. | Getty Images Sen. Joe Manchin said Monday that he is “deeply concerned” about the new climate disclosures proposed by the … Read more

Stock futures are flat after S&P 500 notches third straight week of gains

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, March 25, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock index futures were flat during overnight trading Sunday, after the S&P 500 posted a third straight week of gains. Futures contracts tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average slide 14 points. S&P 500 futures were flat, while Nasdaq 100 futures declined … Read more

Dow futures are little changed ahead of last day of March

Stock futures were slightly higher in overnight trading Wednesday ahead of the last trading day of the month and quarter. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average was near flat. S&P 500 futures ticked up 0.1% and Nasdaq 100 futures added 0.3%. Stocks are coming off a down session Wednesday in which the Dow and … Read more

In win for Robinhood, Massachusetts judge declares ‘fiduciary’ rule invalid

Vlad Tenev and Baiju Bhatt react to the first trade on Robinhood Markets IPO Listing Day on July 29, 2021 in New York City. Cindy Ord | Getty Images A Massachusetts judge on Wednesday dealt state securities regulators a major setback in their enforcement action against online brokerage Robinhood by declaring the state’s new fiduciary … Read more

SEC targets SPACs with new rules about forecasts, mergers

A flag outside the US Securities and Exchange Commission headquarters in Washington, DC, US, on Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2022. Al-Draco | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday debuted a host of new rules for SPACs that, if enacted, would mark one of the broadest attempts to date at cracking down … Read more

Nielsen Holdings, FedEx, LHC Group and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Nielsen Holdings (NLSN) – The TV ratings company’s stock surged 20.9% in the premarket after it agreed to be acquired by a private-equity consortium for $28 per share. The deal is worth $16 billion, including assumed debt. FedEx (FDX) – FedEx CEO Fred … Read more

Stock futures are flat ahead of consumer confidence data

Stock futures were flat in overnight trading ahead of Tuesday’s consumer confidence data and a big week for economic data. Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average dipped 20 points or 0.06%. S&P 500 futures were flat, while Nasdaq 100 futures were inched 0.1% lower. During Monday’s regular trading session, the Dow Jones Industrial Average … Read more

Tesla, Beyond Meat, Coinbase and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Tesla (TSLA) – Tesla will ask shareholders to authorize the issuance of additional shares at the upcoming annual meeting so it can pay a stock dividend, according to a company tweet. The additional shares would enable the company to split its stock. Tesla … Read more

Deutsche Bank execs fired after corporate strip club visit

Deutsche Bank this week fired four New York employees — including a number of top executives — after a visit to a strip club was charged to the company, The Post has learned. An attempt was made to then sweep the visit and the accompanying charges under the rug, a source familiar with the matter … Read more

BlackRock’s Larry Fink, who oversees $10 trillion, says Russia-Ukraine war is ending globalization

Larry Fink, chief executive officer of BlackRock Inc., in Zurich, Switzerland, on Thursday, March 7, 2019. Stefan Wermuth | Bloomberg via Getty Images Larry Fink, the CEO and chairman of the world’s biggest asset manager BlackRock, said Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has upended the world order that had been in place since the end of … Read more