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Next Avenue: Are we doomed by a trillion-ton killer iceberg or giant blobs of fat in the sewers?

The threat of climate emergencies and other natural disasters has become an obsession for one writer on high alert......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 12th, 2018

Monsanto ordered to pay $2B in Roundup cancer claim case: A look at other large product-liability awards

On Monday, Monsanto Co. was ordered to pay a combined $2.055 billion to a couple who claimed they got cancer after using its popular weed killer. This is the third courtroom loss for the agribusiness giant in California since August......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 15th, 2019

The $1.9 trillion fund giant with a crazy idea about investing

For almost 90 years, Capital Group has placed careful research at the center of its fund-management empire. But will people keep paying for it?.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 14th, 2019

Microsoft closes with market cap above 1 trillion

Microsoft Corp. closed with a market value of above $1 trillion Tuesday, joining rival tech giant Apple Inc. as the only two U.S. companies to do so. Shares closed the regular session up 0.6% to $130.60. Microsoft .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2019

Earnings Results: Microsoft heads toward $1 trillion valuation after earnings

Microsoft Corp. shares rose in the extended session Wednesday, pushing the tech giant toward a $1 trillion valuation as cloud growth continues to boost the company’s finances......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2019

New deal with private equity giant show’s Plaza District has still got it

Savills has completed a new five-year direct office lease for private equity firm J.C. Flowers & Co. LLC (JCF) at 767 Fifth Avenue, a.k.a., the General Motors Building. JCF was founded in 1998 by Wall Street dealmaker J. Chris.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyApr 11th, 2019

Doing the dirty work: Executive plumbs the depths of the lucrative sewer industry

CChuck Hansen gets really excited talking about sewer systems, which seems a bit odd until he drops the business case that maintaining sewers is a trillion-dollar global industry......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

Forget Apple and Amazon: These 3 Stocks Are Poised to Hit $1 Trillion Next

On Aug 2 2018 something happened that had never before occurred on an American stock exchange Apple s NASDAQ AAPL total value surpassed the 1 trillion valuation mark And just one month later e commerce giant Amazon NASDAQ AMZN crossed the same.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqMar 13th, 2019

Huawei Under Criminal Investigation Over Iran Sanctions

The Justice Department is probing whether Huawei violated U.S. sanctions related to Iran, opening a new avenue of scrutiny amid national-security concerns over the Chinese cellular-electronics giant......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 25th, 2018

"People will revolt": workers say Russia must save sanctions-hit Rusal

SAYANOGORSK, Russia (Reuters) - Workers at one of Russia's biggest aluminum smelters say their Siberian town is doomed unless Moscow mitigates U.S. sanctions against aluminum giant Rusal, a predicament mirrored across the company's sprawling operations......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2018

Wall Street"s $6 trillion man is finally worth $1 billion

It’s not hard to imagine. There’s Larry Fink, Starbucks coffee in hand, heading down Park Avenue. And there’s Stephen Schwarzman, his old boss, heading up......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 16th, 2018

Aramco IPO to be launched: Will this tiny Saudi exchange be able to manage?

Saudi Arabia's Tadawul is the only confirmed listing exchange for Saudi Arabian Oil Co., the giant company better known as Aramco, which the kingdom estimates could be worth $2 trillion.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 10th, 2018

Amazon is back as No. 2 market cap: Next stop $1 trillion?

The e-commerce giant will be the first to reach that milestone, according to an investment bank......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 27th, 2018

What To Do With Your 401(k) Money When You Retire - Forbes

ForbesWhat To Do With Your 401(k) Money When You RetireForbesBy Rodney Brooks, Next Avenue Contributor. Credit: Shutterstock. Billions of dollars are at stake as boomers decide what to do with the $5.3 trillion they've .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMay 27th, 2018

Bayer selling $9B in ag business ahead of Monsanto merger

German pharmaceutical giant Bayer AG has agreed to the U.S. government's demand that it sell about $9 billion in agriculture businesses as condition for acquiring Monsanto Co., a U.S. seed and weed-killer maker......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 29th, 2018

Italy"s biggest bank reportedly wants to merge with France"s Societe Generale to create a $2.5 trillion European giant

Business Insider/Reuters CEO of UniCredit reportedly keen to begin merger talks with French giant Societe Generale. No discussions have yet been held about merging Italy's biggest lender with France's 3rd .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 4th, 2018

Calculating a Trillion-Dollar Apple

Calculating a Trillion-Dollar AppleThe computer giant edges toward a first-ever market-value threshold. The problem: How many common shares does the co.....»»

Category: topSource: barronsJun 9th, 2018

Giant Saltwater Crocodile Trapped in Australia

Giant Saltwater Crocodile Trapped in Australia Down Under, a giant crocodile was trapped in an upstream region popular with tourists that is thought relatively safe from the killer predators. Tuesday, wildlife rangers said that the saltwater cr.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 11th, 2018

Watch: Giant Iceberg Breaks Off Glacier In Greenland

Scientists captured a colossal iceberg on video, as it broke free from a glacier in eastern Greenland, giving viewers around the world a visual depiction of how sea levels are rising.  .....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2018

Greenland Village Evacuated As Giant Iceberg Approaches, May Create Tsunami

"There are 180 inhabitants and we are very concerned and afraid," one resident said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 13th, 2018

Greenland Village Evacuated as Giant Iceberg Approaches, May Create Tsunami

"There are 180 inhabitants, and we are very concerned and afraid," one resident said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 13th, 2018