Zorro shares a report from The Washington Times: A quarter of Americans spend almost an entire 24 hours without going outside and downplay the negative health effects of only breathing indoor air, according to a new survey claiming a new "indoor generation." It's unclear how dangerous indoor air is in the modern era -- reports by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency evaluating indoor air qual
That adds to the 165.3 million shares Berkshire already owned at the end of 2017.
Apple shipped 16 million units of the iPhone X in the three months ended March 31, according to Strategy Analytics.
Standard Chartered posted on Wednesday a better-than-expected 20 percent rise in pretax profit for the first three months of the year, helped by a surge in loan demand and improvement in asset quality.
DBS said its loans business grew on the back of a strengthening economy in its home country, Singapore.
YouTube says it has successfully trained computers to flag objectionable videos. In the last quarter of 2017, the company reportedly pulled down more than six million of these videos before any users saw them. The news comes from a brief aside in Google CEO Sundar Pichai's scripted remarks during parent company Alphabet's earnings call today. "He said YouTube had pulled down more than six million
Analysts polled by Reuters had expected first-quarter 2018 GDP growth at 6.7 percent.
Facebook stock is cheap and the embattled social media giant is about to beat earnings expectations, a strategist said.