TOKYO - Asian stock markets got a slight boost Wednesday from positive U.S. economic figures that reinforced expectations of eventual Fed rate hikes and a stronger dollar.
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 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 ...
PetSmart says it is considering putting itself up for sale after receiving pressure from investors. The pet supply chain said Tuesday that it will weigh "strategic alternatives" after a board review that included conversations with shareholders.