Berkshire Holds 15.2% of Occidental Petroleum After $350 Million of Buys this Week

Text size Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, has been enamored of energy stocks this year. AFP via Getty Images Berkshire Hathaway bought about $350 million of stock in Occidental Petroleum on Monday and Tuesday, lifting its stake in the energy company to $8.8 billion, according to a regulatory filing Wednesday evening. Berkshire Hathaway (ticker: … Read more

CCPA gets complaints against cab aggregators; calls meeting next week

Amid a rise in customer complaints against cab aggregators, consumer protection regulator CCPA has called a meeting of ride-hailing platforms like Ola and Uber next week for seeking details about their policies related to pricing and cancellation of rides. Speaking to PTI, Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) Chief Commissioner Nidhi … Read more

Strikes at UK financial regulator due to start this week

Unionised staff at the Financial Conduct Authority will mount the first strike in the chief UK financial regulator’s nine-year history this week over a dispute about pay and working conditions. Staff will go on strike on Wednesday and Thursday following a protracted battle with management over restructuring plans that Unite claims would amount to pay … Read more

Crop Watch: Slow planting for all locations may continue this week -Braun

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Article content NAPERVILLE — All 11 U.S. Crop Watch farmers report that corn and soybean planting progress was slower than normal last week in their respective areas, and many see spotty opportunities in the coming week, which could put the overall planting campaign well behind schedule. … Read more

FX eases as markets eye week of cenbank meetings

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Publishing date: May 02, 2022  •  21 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content BUDAPEST — Most central European currencies eased on Monday in thin trade as markets in London were closed for a bank holiday and traders looked ahead to a … Read more

sensex | nifty: LIC IPO, Fed meet among 6 factors that may steer market this week

NEW DELHI: The domestic equity market tightly held consolidation range for the second successive week and finally ended with a cut of nearly half a per cent. Nervousness in global markets combined with a mixed start of Q4 earnings on the domestic front kept volatility high throughout the week. The new week is a holiday-shortened … Read more

Netflix’s ‘Bridgerton’ builds up streaming-ratings lead in second week (NASDAQ:NFLX)

Lia Toby/Getty Images Entertainment Bridgerton (NASDAQ:NFLX) kept up its dominance of streaming viewing for a second week, proving it’s still a leader among direct-to-consumer programs, and that its home of Netflix still has the bulky share of eyeballs – which might be cold comfort for Netflix investors after a post-earnings sell-off driven by user concerns. … Read more