The Australian dollar eased slightly further Wednesday after the country's central bank chief talked the currency down in testimony before parliament, while the Japanese yen weakened on trade figures.
Apple's stock closed at an all-time high on Tuesday, surpassing a 2012 record as investors look ahead to new products such as bigger-screen iPhones and a wristwatch-like device that may jump-start revenue growth.
Even after a big jump, shares are trading for less than their historical valuation. And they yield 2.3%. Email; Print; Comments; Order Reprints.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - PetSmart Inc said on Tuesday it will explore a potential sale of the company, bowing to mounting pressure from several shareholders led by activist investor Jana Partners LLC.
New York State's financial regulator has ordered UK-based lender Standard Chartered plc (SCBFF.PK,STAC.L,STAN.L) to pay a civil monetary penalty of $300 million and also take other remedial steps for its failure to improve money laundering controls that ...