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Investors fret Yahoo's future, stock dips

...appeal on Wall Street now that U.S. investors can buy directly into Alibaba.Yahoo's stock fell Monday as investors grappled with uncertainty about CEO...likely through stock buybacks.But some investors aren't waiting, now that they're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-22/investors-fret-yahoos-futu
US existing home sales fall in August

...Americans bought homes in August, as investors retreated from real estate and first-time...of the decline came from the exodus of investors, who had been buying properties in the...aftermath of the housing bust and recession. Investors accounted for just 12 percent of August...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-22/us-existing-home-sales-fal
Businesses press for policy changes to help climate

...attractive. And it would make clean energy more lucrative.A host of new investment vehicles are already making it easier for investors and others to sink their money into renewable projects. The market for so-called green bonds ? tax-free bonds that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-22/businesses-press-policy-ch
Investor says Olive Garden should back off on breadsticks

...treatise on what's wrong with Olive Garden and its management, investor Starboard Value suggests the Italian restaurant chain is being...Restaurant Finance Monitor, compared such criticisms by activist investors to election campaigns."The activist is going to use what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-12/investor-says-olive-garden
Alibaba stock soars in jubilant trading debut

...percent in a mammoth IPO that offered eager investors seemingly unlimited growth potential...close at $93.89.Some Institutional investors were able to buy the stock at $68 per...amount set Thursday evening. Most other investors had to wait until shares started trading...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-19/alibaba-stock-soars-jubila
Crowdfunding backers hope to raise interest

...features companies' crowdfunding investors in Georgia, including a...generate enthusiasm in many investors. That equals more time and...boost interest. Well-known investor Knox Massey recently founded...don't qualify as accredited investors under federal rules.He figured...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-20/crowdfunding-backers-hope-rai
Compass Academy founder gets 14 years for fraud, owes $6.4 million

...school and a fictional account to defraud investors of $6.4 million.Brooks, 42, is...funneled large amounts of money from investors to pay for personal items, including...used as a front to fraudulently gain investor funds, sometimes without their knowledge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-19/compass-academy-founde
Fund managers, investors seek bonds that make difference

...responsible lens.Fund managers ? and their investors ? aren't selfless, of course. They...risk. That's because managers want investors to use their funds as the core of a...strong returns, which will draw more investors. That will give him more to invest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-08/fund-managers-investors-se
Olive Garden defends breadstick policy

...because servers weren't sticking to the policy of providing one breadstick per customer, plus an extra for the table. The investor said servers lacked "training and discipline" and were bringing out too many breadsticks at a time, which also led to cold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-15/olive-garden-defends-bread
Is Federal Reserve really driving stock prices? The assumption is dubious

...percent of all stock transactions take place in the hands of institutional portfolio managers ? the "big boys." (The small investors, you and me, play an insignificant role.) Since such managers are seeking to maximize profits, and bonds are yielding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-14/federal-reserve-