“Apple, Amazon pay $1.4 billion in dividends”

Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google and Facebook pay $8 billion each to shareholders each quarter, as reported by The Wall Street Journal.But it’s not all about the big names.In fact, some of the largest companies are also getting paid their fair share of dividends.Here’s a look at the big payouts from these three companies: Apple The company with the largest share of U.S. profits, […]

Apple shares rise as Japan stocks fall

Apple shares rose as Japan’s stock market closed lower, as the Japanese central bank cut interest rates to try to push the company into higher gear.The Dow Jones Industrial Average ended down 1.1%, while the S&P 500 index fell 2.2%.Analysts had expected Apple to finish at or above its record high of 25,000.“The Fed is trying to get the economy […]

How to tell the history of polio vaccine history

How to know when to look at the history and impact of the polio vaccine, the first of its kind?Today’s podcast features history’s greatest mystery: when did the vaccine become the deadliest and most deadly vaccine in history?We asked historian David Crouch to explain.Subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Stitcher, Google Play, Spotify, Soundcloud, TuneIn, Google Newsstand, or wherever […]

Which Halloween Parade Star Was The Most Overrated?

When the annual celebration of Halloween officially begins in 2019, the Halloweens will be the most overrated holiday in America.It is widely believed that Halloween is an annual celebration that takes place around New Year’s Eve, and it is usually one of the most financially profitable holidays.This year, the annual Hallowees parade is expected to earn $3 billion dollars.In 2019, […]

How much did the Canadian economy shrink in the first quarter? | Financial Post

Canada’s economy shrank in the third quarter of 2016, according to new figures released Thursday by Statistics Canada.The economy shrunk by 0.2 per cent in the three months to March, and by 1.3 per cent for the whole of the year.That’s the slowest pace of contraction since the recession ended nearly a decade ago.In March, the Canadian dollar hit a […]