Stocks Rise On First Trading Day Of The Week

Posted On November 24, 2014

(New York, NY) -- It's another day of gains on Wall Street. Investors are looking for another round of interest rate cuts from China. The energy sector took a hit as the price of oil fell slightly to around 76 dollars a barrel. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed eight points higher to 17-818. The…

Budweiser Ditching Clydesdales

Posted On November 24, 2014

(Undated) -- Don't expect to see any Clydesdales in this year's Budweiser holiday advertising campaigns. After being used by the beer maker since 1987, the horses are being ditched to focus on a younger audience. According to the "Wall Street Journal," the new commercials will feature millennials answering the question, "If you could grab a…

Google Closing Google Glass Stores

Posted On November 24, 2014

(Undated) -- Google is closing all the stores that sold Google Glass. Google is closing its Basecamp retail stores because the company is selling so many of the smart glasses online, it doesn't need the stores. The Basecamp stores were in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York City, and London.

Stocks Open Higher

Posted On November 24, 2014

(New York, NY) -- Stocks are higher at the open following a string of merger deals. Markets are also getting a boost from China's interest rate cut. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, Nasdaq and S&P 500 were all higher at today's opening bell.

Americans To Spend 14 Hours Shopping This Holiday Season

Posted On November 24, 2014

(Undated) -- Shopping time may beat family time this holiday season. A survey conducted by Rakuten Shopping Secrets finds that the average American will spend a total of 14 hours buying presents for their loved ones this year. The majority of people surveyed say the most difficult person to shop for is their spouse or…