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​Alnylam CEO’s pay fell nearly 80 percent in 2016

The CEO of Alnylam Pharmaceuticals saw his compensation drop precipitously in 2016 as the Cambridge biotech lost about half of its market value, according to a federal filing. John Maraganore received about $1.7 million in total compensation in 201.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2017

A new survey shows high home prices are hitting first-time buyers harder than ever

Home sales to first-time buyers fell to 34 percent in 2017, down from 35 percent in 2016, according to Realtors data......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcNov 7th, 2017

Market Extra: The number of Americans that directly own bonds fell to one percent in 2016

Despite the falling cost of participation in financial markets with exchange-traded funds and the rise of passive investing, the amount of Americans taking part in markets has stayed stagnant.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 25th, 2017

Government Policies Are Pushing Child Poverty To A Record Low, For Now

Child poverty fell from almost 30 percent in 1967 to a record low of 15.6 percent in 2016......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 5th, 2017

Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Crude Oil Up Over 2%; Alnylam Pharma Shares Climb After Positive Phase 3 Results

Toward the end of trading Wednesday, the Dow traded down 0.19 percent to 22,328.28 while the NASDAQ declined 0.66 percent to 6,418.93. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.36 percent to 2,497.76. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 20th, 2017

US poverty rate falls again as median income rises

The U.S. poverty rate fell for the second straight year in 2016 to 12.7 percent, while median income rose to $59,000 in 2016 from $57,200 a year earlier, according to federal government data released on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 12th, 2017

US poverty rate falls again as median income rises

The U.S. poverty rate fell for the second straight year in 2016 to 12.7 percent, while median income rose to $59,000 in 2016 from $57,200 a year earlier, according to federal government data released on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 12th, 2017

Report: Nevada gambling revenue falls 1.7 percent in July

Nevada gambling revenue last month fell 1.7 percent over the same period a year ago due to a drop in baccarat winnings and a tough comparison with a strong July 2016, when casinos statewide crossed the psychologically important $1 billion threshold......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 30th, 2017

Hawaii unemployment rate drops to 2.7% in April

Hawaii's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell to 2.7 percent in April, a 0.4 percentage-point decline from 3.1 percent in April 2016. While the unemployment rate remained unchanged from March, the state's labor force increased by 1,150 to 698,000. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2017

Vacation home sales plunged in 2016, as prices hit highest level in a decade

Sales of vacation homes fell nearly 22 percent in 2016 to the lowest level in three years......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcApr 11th, 2017

Here"s how CHS" rocky year impacted CEO Wayne Smith"s paycheck

Franklin-based Community Health Systems' stock price fell nearly 75 percent over the course of 2016 as the company's performance continued to lag in the wake of a 2014 blockbuster merger. That translated into a much smaller payday for the company's of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 7th, 2017

Ford CEO Mark Fields" compensation rose 8 percent in 2016

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co Chief Executive Officer Mark Fields' salary, bonus and stock awards rose 8 percent to a total of $18.8 million in 2016, while pretax profit for the automaker fell slightly from 2015's record high, it said on Friday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 31st, 2017

ABC"s Construction Backlog Indicator fell to end 2016

Construction backlog fell by 4 percent during the last quarter of 2016, according to the latest Construction Backlog Indicator (CBI) released today by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). Contractors in each segm.....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkMar 15th, 2017

"Modest decline" for JobsOhio in 2016

JobsOhio is predicting a banner year in 2017 after its results fell slightly last year. The nonprofit in charge of job creation for the state said in its annual report that it entered 2017 with a project pipeline stocked with 30 percent more new jo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 3rd, 2017

One-off costs eat into HSBC"s 2016 profits

HSBC Holdings reported a 62 percent slump in annual pre-tax profit that fell way short of analysts' estimates as the British bank took hefty writedowns from its restructuring. Joanna Webster reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2017

HSBC"s 2016 Pre-Tax Profit Slumps 62%, Shares Fall

HSBC Holdings reported a 62 percent slump in annual pre-tax profit that fell way short of analysts' estimates as the British bank took hefty writedowns from restructuring and pointed to brakes on revenue growth......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 21st, 2017

HSBC"s 2016 profit slumps 62 percent on writedowns as outlook dims

HONG KONG/LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings reported a 62 percent slump in annual pre-tax profit that fell way short of analysts' estimates as the British bank took hefty writedowns from restructuring and pointed to brakes on revenue growth......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2017

HSBC"s 2016 profit slumps 62 percent on writedowns, Hong Kong shares slide

HONG KONG/LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings reported a 62 percent slump in annual pre-tax profit that fell way short of analysts' estimates as the British bank took hefty writedowns from its restructuring, sending its Hong Kong shares down 3.5 percent......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 21st, 2017

HSBC"s pre-tax profit tanks by 62% in 2016

REUTERS/Bobby YipHONG KONG (Reuters) - HSBC Holdings reported a 62 percent slump in annual pre-tax profit that fell way short of analysts' estimates due to one-time charges related to some businesses, and announced a new $1 billion share buy-back. E.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 21st, 2017

HSBC"s 2016 Pre-Tax Profit Slumps 62%

HSBC Holdings reported a 62 percent slump in annual pre-tax profit that fell way short of analysts' estimates due to one-time charges related to some businesses, and announced a new $1 billion share buy-back......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 21st, 2017

Johns Hopkins, USM endowments drop in 2016

Johns Hopkins University's endowment — the largest among all colleges in the state at more than $3 billion — fell by 0.6 percent in fiscal 2016. The University System of Maryland's endowment, with funds distributed among five system universities.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 17th, 2017