Want to join the conversation?
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Thursday that the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) fell 0.2% in Sept. on a seasonally adjusted basis compared to a decline of 0.1% in Aug. The decline in gasoline index was the main cause of CPI-U decline. All items less food and energy index rose by 0.2% after rising 0.1% in Aug.
The U.S. Treasury will be receiving $10 billion as dividends from the combined government-backed mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. This is a sign that a recovered housing market is allowing the once-ailing firms to subsidize federal government spending.
$CSCO shift from hardware to becoming a software behemoth seems to be working for the company so far. Stock has seen a steady rise since the change. But is it sustainable?
Heard about the next generation iPhone. Going by the reports, it is believed that $AAPL will release three iphones this year.
Samsung chief Jay Y. Lee arrested under $36 million bribery charges. Stocks are also down. This is going to impact the sale of its Galaxy 8, set for April release. Here’s an opportunity for $AAPL to capitalize on a rival’s fall.