The Wall Street Journal - Markets General Mills Sounds Inflation Alarm for Food Industry 2018-03-21T17:58:18.000000000-04:00 Shares of General Mills and other food makers were slammed after the company warned of higher costs. Facebook's Currency Devalued Along With User Trust 2018-03-21T15:37:48.000000000-04:00 Among Facebook’s growing list of new problems is a decidedly unfamiliar one—its market value has been stuck in reverse. Norwegian Air: Easy Times, Desperate Measures 2018-03-21T13:42:51.000000000-04:00 The long-haul airline disruptor has raised capital, but still looks financially precarious. Tencent Is Like Facebook but With a Different Set of Worries 2018-03-21T10:58:30.000000000-04:00 Facebook lost $50 billion in market value in just two days over concerns about data privacy. Across the Pacific, shareholders of Tencent, which owns China’s most popular social network WeChat with nearly a billion monthly active users, remains unfazed. Venture Capital vs Private Equity: Who's the King of Cash? 2018-03-20T17:42:47.000000000-04:00 Venture capital is seen as private equity’s more glamorous cousin and that’s no surprise, but there is a wrinkle. Banking on Deregulation Is Still a Good Bet 2018-03-20T14:14:22.000000000-04:00 Despite some last-minute jitters in Washington, regulatory relief looks to be coming for small and medium-size banks. Oracle Gets a Bit Cloudier 2018-03-20T13:08:50.000000000-04:00 New program lures more licensing customers to the cloud but at a cost to some visibility. Is Ping An China's Most Valuable Insurer or a Tech-Investing Fad? 2018-03-20T08:08:29.000000000-04:00 The $100 billion question for the world’s second-largest insurer: is it an insurance firm or is it a technology firm? Why Facebook Could Lose Friends in High Places 2018-03-20T06:52:02.000000000-04:00 Facebook’s huge business rides on user trust, and that could be in danger for the social network. Aramco Could Still Be Hong Kong's Arabian Knight 2018-03-20T04:59:06.000000000-04:00 A 2018 listing for Aramco, potentially the world’s most valuable company, looks increasingly unlikely. Interests might align in the Far East, however, a year or two down the line.