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Fri, May 25th, 2018
Weinstein faces sex charges in prosecution amid #MeToo

NEW YORK (AP) — Flinching when he heard himself described as a man who used power to prey on women, Harvey Weinstein was charged Friday with rape and another sex felony in the first prosecution to result...

For CEOs, $11.7 million a year is just middle of the pack

NEW YORK (AP) — Chief executives at the biggest public companies got an 8.5 percent raise last year, bringing the median pay package for CEOs to $11.7 million. Across the S&P 500, compensation for CEOs...

YUM : 82.91 (-0.67%)
TWX : 93.82 (-0.47%)
APNewsBreak: Tesla in Autopilot mode sped up before crashing

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Tesla that crashed while in Autopilot mode in Utah this month accelerated in the seconds before it smashed into a stopped firetruck, according to a police report obtained by The...

Putin says US exit from Iran deal could trigger instability

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin warned Friday that the U.S. exit from the Iranian nuclear deal could trigger dangerous instability and raise new threats for Israel if Tehran...

Markets Right Now: Energy stocks pull indexes mostly lower

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):

CVX : 121.52 (-4.02%)
XOM : 78.23 (-2.54%)
AP PHOTOS: Top paid men, women in the CEO ranks

NEW YORK (AP) — Chief executives at the biggest public companies got an 8.5 percent raise last year, bringing the median pay package for CEOs to $11.7 million.

Fiat Chrysler warns 4.8M owners: Don't use the cruise

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is recalling 4.8 million vehicles in the U.S. because in rare but terrifying circumstances, drivers may not be able to turn off the cruise control.

The Latest: Weinstein takes books on theater, film to arrest

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the sexual misconduct probe of film producer Harvey Weinstein (all times local):

PepsiCo's Nooyi, Ventas's Cafaro among top-paid female CEOs

Here are the 10 highest-paid female CEOs for 2017, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm.

LMT : 321.06 (-1.62%)
SYF : 35.62 (-0.78%)
DUK : 75.88 (+0.18%)
Women CEOs still a rarity, but pay tops that of men

Female CEOs remain scarce at the biggest publicly traded companies but those who hold the top job receive pay competitive with male peers.

PEP : 100.10 (-0.08%)
Oil prices and energy companies tumble; other stocks rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Energy companies and oil prices are sinking again Friday morning on reports OPEC countries plan to produce more oil soon. Overall U.S. stocks are slightly lower as falling bond yields...

BAC : 30.08 (-0.43%)
C : 68.55 (-1.10%)
KEY : 20.14 (-1.47%)
XOM : 78.23 (-2.54%)
HES : 59.06 (-5.35%)
GPS : 28.61 (-13.17%)
Brazil schools close as truckers' strike enters fifth day

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Thousands of Brazilian truckers angry over fuel price hikes blocked roads on Friday, the fifth day of a strike that led thousands of schools to shutter, long lines to form at gas...

Twin Metals wants to build ore processor closer to BWCA

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Twin Metals says its updated plan for an underground copper-nickel mine near Ely includes an ore processing facility on the east bank of Birch Lake, which puts it closer to the...

ANFGY : 12.5627 (unch)
ANTO.LS : 1,061.500 (-0.56%)
Fed Chair Powell stresses importance of an independent Fed

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell warned Friday that the Fed's independence from political pressure must be respected if it is to succeed in controlling inflation, maximizing employment and regulating...

Broadcom's Tan, CBS's Moonves among highest-paid CEOs

Here are the highest-paid CEOs for 2017, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm.

DISCA : 22.39 (-0.40%)
Veterans, discharged and jobless, seek hiring-rules changes

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Military veterans who were discharged for relatively minor offenses say they often can't get jobs, and they hope a recent warning to employers by the state of Connecticut will...

Harvey Weinstein leaves court; his lawyer says sex assault charges aren't supported by evidence

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein leaves court; his lawyer says sex assault charges aren't supported by evidence.

US durable goods orders drop but key category shows strength

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods fell in April amid weaker demand for aircraft. But a key category that tracks business investment rose after sliding in March — a sign of...

Russia's ex-US envoy: Trump wants better ties with Russia

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — "Toxic" political infighting is preventing U.S. President Donald Trump from improving relations with Moscow, Russia's former ambassador in the United States and a long-time...

Harvey Weinstein arraigned on rape, sex assault charges; will post $1 million bail and wear electronic monitor

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein arraigned on rape, sex assault charges; will post $1 million bail and wear electronic monitor.

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsJun E-mini S&Ps (ESM18 -0.01%) this morning are up +0.16% and European stocks are up +0.39% as North Korean geopolitical risks eased after North Korea said it is still willing to resume negotiations with the U.S. even ... Read More

Chart of the Day

Exponent Inc (EXPO)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to Exponet (EXPO).  I found the consulting firm stock by using Barchart to sort today's Top Stocks to Own list first for the most frequent number of new highs in the last mo...
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Brugler Ag Report

Today's Commentary

Corn futures are trading 1 cent higher at the moment. They were weak into the close on Thursday, down 3 to 4 1/4 cents lower in the front months. Traders were taking money off the table ahead of the extended weekend. The weekly Export Sales report in...
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Alan Brugler writes this daily agricultural markets overview with opening, midday and closing comments directed at the gain and meat Ag markets.

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