$6.6B wiped off Toshiba shares

Toshiba: Investors wipe $6.6 billion off company’s market value – Dec. 29, 2016 by Sherisse Pham   @Sherisse December 29, 2016: 5:57 AM ET Toshiba’s dreams of becoming a nuclear energy leader have turned into a nightmare. Rattled investors have wiped $6.6 billion off the company’s market value after it warned of huge losses tied to …

Global Stocks on Track to End Strong 2016 on a Soft Note

Global stocks are ending a strong year on a soft note, with European markets down and Asia making few gains on Friday. The euro jumped higher against the dollar for no clear reason, though thin trading volumes in currency markets tend to exacerbate moves. KEEPING SCORE: Britain’s FTSE 100 fell 0.3 percent to 7,102 while France’s …