By Andria Cheng, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Abercrombie & Fitch Co., once the favorite of many teens and college students, has lost sales to fast-fashion competition from Forever 21 to H&M. But there are some signs that it's making progress: On Friday, Barclays analyst Matthew McClintock raised his rating to equal weight from underweight for the first time since he initiated coverage in April 2013.
United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI) will hold its third quarter 2014
conference call with Michael Kneeland, chief executive officer, William
Plummer, chief financial officer, and Matt Flannery, chief operating
officer, on Thursday , October 16, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern
By Priya Anand, MarketWatch
Investors who quickly read their brokerage statements and just glance at the bottom line have reason to look more closely, even at portfolios that are less active: There's a risk that cyber thieves could hack into your account and wire money to their own accounts, or make unauthorized trades to manipulate security prices.
By Kelsey Gee
CHICAGO--Exchange operator CME Group Inc. unveiled plans Friday to sharply reduce electronic-trading hours for its livestock-futures contracts, responding to concerns about light trading and volatility in some overnight hours.
Educational technology start-ups focused on open educational resources
(OER), online grading analytics and parent engagement strategies, have
been recognized as the winners of the second-annual EDUCAUSE
Game Changers Business Competition , sponsored by Higher
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