Hot Off The Wires - 31 October 2019
Apple has posted an increase in revenues, shrugging off a record run of declining iPhone sales and the brewing Chinese trade war, as its fast-growing wearable technology unit plugged the gap.
Facebook’s profits have soared despite a wave of political controversies engulfing the social network.
Starbucks beat estimates for quarterly same-restaurant sales as a loyalty programme paid off handsomely for the American coffee chain.
Yum Brands, the owner of Pizza Hut and KFC, lost nearly $3bn in market value yesterday after it marked down its investment in Grubhub.
Another fund, £253m Income Focus Fund, once run by disgraced manager Neil Woodford could be shut down - putting its investors at risk of huge losses.
Fifteen Knighthoods have been awarded for Services to Football. Which was the only one given to an active player?