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Capitol Report: Marco Rubio rolling out his own plan to limit stock buybacks

Sen. Marco Rubio, the Florida Republican, has outlined his own plan to thwart stock buybacks, aligning with Democratic rivals who recently been condemning corporate stock repurchases as fostering a widening gap between average Americans and the 1 percent......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2019

Capitol Report: Marco Rubio rolls out his own plan to limit stock buybacks

Sen. Marco Rubio, the Florida Republican, has outlined his own plan to thwart stock buybacks, aligning with Democratic rivals who recently been condemning corporate stock repurchases as fostering a widening gap between average Americans and the 1 percent......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 12th, 2019

GOP Sen. Marco Rubio takes aim at stock buybacks

Sen. Marco Rubio is the chairman of the Small Business Committee, which is releasing a report on the issue. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2019

Capitol Report: Mnuchin, Pelosi plan debt-limit, budget call | Biden a ‘closet Republican,’ says columnist

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin spoke late Tuesday afternoon and plan to do so again Wednesday, Politico reports, as they try to find a deal to lift budget caps and raise the U.S. debt limit......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 10th, 2019

Capitol Report: Bernie Sanders rolls out ‘Stop WALMART Act’ that would block stock buybacks until retailer raises pay

After his Stop BEZOS Act helped push Amazon to raise pay for its workers, Sen. Bernie Sanders launches a similar effort Thursday that targets Walmart......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2018

Capitol Report: Sen. Marco Rubio rolls out online-privacy legislation

Florida Republican Sen. Marco Rubio on Wednesday introduced legislation that would deliver a national consumer data privacy law, saying it should prevent outrages such as Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica scandal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2019

Capitol Report: Bernie Sanders takes shot at former Goldman Sachs boss Lloyd Blankfein over ‘making the very rich even richer’

Senator Bernie Sanders and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer co-wrote a piece this week about their plans to introduce a bill limiting corporate stock buybacks. Now Bernie Sanders and Lloyd Blankfein are taking it to Twitter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 5th, 2019

Capitol Report: The Sanders, Schumer buyback test would prevent almost all companies from stock repurchases

The criteria that Sens. Bernie Sanders and Charles Schumer want for companies to conduct stock buybacks may prevent most companies from doing any repurchases at all......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 11th, 2019

Capitol Report: The Sanders, Schumer buyback test would block almost all company stock repurchases

The criteria that Sens. Bernie Sanders and Charles Schumer want for companies to conduct stock buybacks may prevent most companies from doing any repurchases at all......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 11th, 2019

Marco Rubio The Latest Politician To Target Stock Buybacks

It’s rare to find bipartisan agreement in Washington, D.C., but GOP Sen. Marco Rubio has joined Democrats Bernie Sanders and Chuck Schumer in calling for legislation to discourage companies from investing so heavily in share buybacks. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaFeb 12th, 2019

Marco Rubio Enters the Fray on Stock Buybacks

The senator from Florida has his own proposal for limiting corporate share repurchasesRelated Stocks: SPY, DJI, QQQ,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusFeb 13th, 2019

Marco Rubio: Corporate share buyback crackdown bill coming "soon"

Rubio’s plan would seek to eliminate differences in the way corporate buybacks and dividends are treated in the tax code......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 14th, 2019

Capitol Report: The Sanders-Schumer buyback test would block almost all company stock repurchases

The criteria that Sens. Bernie Sanders and Charles Schumer want for companies to conduct stock buybacks may prevent most companies from doing any repurchases at all......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 14th, 2019

Yell all you want about stock buybacks being bad for America. They"re not helping stock returns

Sen. Marco Rubio has joined the buybacks-.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 15th, 2019

Berkshire"s Buybacks Continue at a Snail"s Pace

Warren Buffett has been buying back stock, but not as much as some investors would like.Check out Warren Buffett Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Warren Buffett (Updated on 08/04/2019)Related Stocks: BRK.A, BRK.B,.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytAug 5th, 2019

Capitol Report: Here’s what’s in Washington’s emerging debt and spending deal

A deal on new spending levels and boosting the government’s borrowing limit was reportedly getting closer Monday, though an agreement isn’t final and President Donald Trump has yet to comment......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 22nd, 2019

Bank of America plans to boost dividend 20%, increase pace of stock buybacks

Bank of America Corp. announced Wednesday a plan to return $37 billion to shareholders over the next 12 months, through share.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 17th, 2019

Has Buffett Ramped Up His Share Buybacks?

It is likely that Berkshire Hathaway acquired more of its own shares during the 2nd quarter of 2019Check out Charlie Munger Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Charlie Munger (Updated on 07/15/2019)Related Stocks: BRK.A, BRK.B,.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJul 16th, 2019

Capitol Report: Warren targets federal contractors to fight race, gender pay gaps

Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren on Friday unveils a plan to “boost wages for women of color” and set them up better for leadership positions......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 5th, 2019

Capitol Report: Navarro says Dow can get to 30,000 if the Fed and Congress follow Trump’s advice

President Donald Trump’s trade adviser Peter Navarro called discussions between the U.S. and China “back on track” in a televised interview Tuesday, as he joined his boss’s criticism of the Federal Reserve and predicted a stock-market milestone......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2019

Capitol Report: Chinese companies spending big to fend off Trump | Ex-Paul Ryan aide calls for abolishing debt limit

Politico reports Chinese companies are spending more on lobbying as President Donald Trump has done everything he can to squeeze telecommunications company Huawei......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 20th, 2019