TOKYO Japan has stepped up threats to intervene to weaken the yen after Britain's vote for "Brexit" drove the currency to multi-year highs, but the risks of a costly failure may dissuade policymakers from matching words with action.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew said financial markets are functioning in a orderly way after Britain's vote to leave the European Union and signaled attempts by individual countries at currency intervention aren't warranted.
Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX) +2.9% premarket after Goldman Sachs adds the miner to its Conviction Buy List with a $27 price target, raised from $23, lifting its precious metals outlook to Attractive from Neutral and boosting its gold forecast by an average ...
NEW YORK (AP) - PepsiCo is putting aspartame back in some of its diet beverages less than a year after pulling the artificial sweetener as part of a marketing move over safety concerns.
LONDON Oil prices slid on Monday as market participants absorbed the shock of Britain's vote to leave the European Union though some analysts said Brexit would have a limited impact on global fuel demand.