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Existing-Home Sales Strengthen

Existing-Home Sales Strengthen

The National Association of Realtors said Monday that homes sold last month at a seasonally adjusted annual pace of 5.60 million, up from 5.54 million in February. "Realtors throughout the country are seeing the seasonal ramp-up in buyer demand this spring but without the commensurate increase in new listings coming onto the market", Yun says.


Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Holding Boosted by Reilly Financial Advisors LLC

Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Holding Boosted by Reilly Financial Advisors LLC

V Wealth Management LLC now owns 1,032 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock valued at $1,351,000 after buying an additional 205 shares during the last quarter. D Scott Neal stated it has 125 shares or 0.09% of all its holdings. Meritage Group Lp, which manages about $11.61 billion and $5.95B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Charter Communications Inc N by 349,209 shares to 3.17 million shares, valued at $1.06B in 2017Q4, according to the filing.


DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

DOJ looks into how AT&T, Verizon handle defecting customers

The GSMA, which has been heading up development of eSIM standards , has suspended that work due to the DOJ investigation. AT&T added that it was aware of the probe and had provided information to DOJ investigators in an effort "to move this issue forward".


TOKYO | Asian shares advance as US bond yields push dollar higher

TOKYO | Asian shares advance as US bond yields push dollar higher

Wall Street looked set to open flat to weaker, S&P500 futures indicated ESc1 . SINGAPORE, April 24 (Reuters) - The dollar set a three-month high against a basket of currencies on Tuesday, having gained a boost as the USA 10-year Treasury yield climbed toward the psychologically key 3 percent level.


Markets Right Now: Stocks veer broadly lower on Wall Street

Markets Right Now: Stocks veer broadly lower on Wall Street

Apple lost 4.1 percent Friday, its third loss in a row. Separately, investors dropped stocks as the yield for the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose to 2.96% and neared its highest since around 2014. Crude oil prices remained flat at over $68 per barrel. Mattel plunged 6.3 percent after the struggling toy maker said its CEO was leaving. Banks bucked the downward trend and rose along with bond yields.


Hasbro blames Toys 'R' Us for poor first quarter

Hasbro blames Toys 'R' Us for poor first quarter

This has presented another hurdle for toy makers that were already dealing with slowing growth and concerns that the success of making so many products based off an ever-growing slate of kids' entertainment is waning. Sales of franchise brands, which include Transformers and My Little Pony, collapsed 19% to $361.7m in the period. Hasbro paid $70.8 million in cash dividends in the first quarter further affirming its credential when it comes to the generation of shareholder value.