Category: Markets

Alibaba vs Amazon: The race to $500 billion

Amazon has had a good year, but Alibaba has had an even better one – and it’s now within striking distance of surpassing Amazon as world’s biggest ecommerce company by market cap. Amazon (AMZN)...

Stocks decline as tensions with North Korea heat up

Stocks declined Wednesday as U.S.-North Korean relations heated up. The Dow fell 60 points, with Walt Disney contributing the most losses. The 30-stock index snapped a streak of nine straight record closes in the previous session. The...