Economy

by | November 11, 2017 | 01:19

The new e-buses will be plying across the city of Mumbai offering emission free travel to commuters. Compared to the regular diesel buses costing Rs 80 lakh each, these electric buses cost more than double, Rs 167 lakh each. The electric buses won't have air-conditioned, for now, officials said. The buses can run for 200 kilometres on a single charge and will take three and a half hours to get fully charged.

by | November 10, 2017 | 21:13

Vetr upgraded shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Plexus Corporation (NASDAQ:PLXS) had a decrease of 5.52% in short interest. It improved, as 59 investors sold WMT shares while 517 reduced holdings. 129 funds opened positions while 457 raised stakes. The retailer reported $1.08 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.07 by $0.01.

by | November 10, 2017 | 21:47

Johan will be joining the Board of easyJet as a director and CEO on 1 December and Carolyn will step down as CEO and from the Board on 30 November. Johan has over 30 years' experience in the travel sector, the last 12 of which were with TUI Group where he was Group Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Chief Executive Officer, Mainstream Markets.

by | November 10, 2017 | 20:20

Hexavest stated it has 1.24% in Merck & Co., Inc. Boston Ptnrs has 1.51% invested in Merck & Co., Inc. Shares of Merck KGaA ( MRK ) opened at €89.78 ($104.40) on Monday. Gerberding sold 85,523 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, November 7th. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold" on Wednesday, January 25.

by | November 10, 2017 | 21:01

MFA Financial, Inc ., ( NYSE: MFA ) exhibits a change of 2.06% during last trading, with the company's shares hitting the price near $7.92 on active trading volume of 5476140 compared its three months average trading volume of 1.90M. Ny State Common Retirement Fund, a New York-based fund reported 3.89 million shares. Ftb Advsrs stated it has 76,287 shares or 0.59% of all its holdings.

by | November 10, 2017 | 20:30

But, Wells Fargo is reported to be closing on Friday, rather than Saturday, so they are an exception. All Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicle (BMV) branches are closed Saturday, Nov. It will be open as usual Friday. The Daily Sentinel will publish. The Hardin County Government Building is closed Friday in observance of the federal holiday .

by | November 10, 2017 | 19:50

IBM said Friday it's making a 20 qubit quantum computer available to paying customers through its cloud computing platform by the end of 2017. IBM said it will show off its new quantum processors at the IEEE Industry Summit on the Future Of Computing today.

by | November 10, 2017 | 19:05

Total exports of soy oilmeal in the first seven months of the fiscal started April is nearly 5 times higher to 5.37 lakh tons compared to 1.07 lakh tons previous year. For soybeans , slowing purchases by China remain a concern. Corn and soybean futures traded moderately lower after the report . It is no coincidence that as farmers realized increased demand and value for their crops, they were able to invest in newer technologies and practices that have driven even further improvements ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 20:17

About three-fourths of respondents said they didn't know enough about Steyer to form an opinion of him. "The Democratic establishment is out of touch with the voters they need to turn out in the upcoming election". The President fired back with a tweet in which the President calls Steyer "wacky" and "unhinged". There's not much enthusiasm among most congressional Democrats to impeach.

by | November 10, 2017 | 18:51

Facebook's " Boost Your Business " program has held a number of conferences around the world to teach small business owners about using Facebook's many tools, as well as how to employ advertising best practices and how to be creative with social media posts.

by | November 10, 2017 | 19:50

Investors sentiment increased to 1.39 in 2017 Q2. Zeke Advisors Limited Co owns 15,732 shares for 0.11% of their portfolio. About 1.04M shares traded. The company has market cap of $2.11 billion. The Company's divisions include Integrated Gas, Upstream, Downstream and Corporate. It has a 12.31 P/E ratio.

by | November 10, 2017 | 18:55

Advisors Asset Mgmt Incorporated invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE: FCX ). The stock of Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) has "Sell" rating given on Tuesday, April 19 by CLSA. As per Tuesday, December 1, the company rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. As per Thursday, September 28, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets.

by | November 10, 2017 | 18:13

The device, which weighs 9.5 pounds straps onto the shoulders and arms of a worker and uses unpowered springs to give them a little super strength. "The EksoVest can fit any worker from 5' to 6'4" and can provide up to 15 pounds of assistance per arm, which isn't bad when you're fastening bolts to the bottoms of cars almost a million times in a year.

by | November 10, 2017 | 18:34

Based on an average daily trading volume, of 26,222,339 shares, the short-interest ratio is now 10.9 days. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 225,013 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,159,000 after acquiring an additional 1,753 shares during the last quarter.

by | November 10, 2017 | 17:23

A self-driving shuttle test in Las Vegas streets resulted in a minor bang-up with a delivery truck on Wednesday, with city officials blaming the human. "The shuttle didn't have the ability to move back". A spokesman for the City of Las Vegas told the BBC that human error caused the crash, with the autonomous shuttle having stopped because it detected the truck.

by | November 10, 2017 | 16:43

She went on: "Evidence we have suggests young women entering the workforce have every reason to believe that they will receive equal pay for equal work". While the gender pay gap has been in the news, a similar problem - the gender investment gap - has been largely ignored, threatening to exacerbate the problem, Boring Money founder Holly Mackay has warned.

by | November 10, 2017 | 17:24

The price target set for the stock is $3.72 and this sets up an interesting set of potential movement for the stock , according to data from Finviz's Research. "Holding Company (NYSE: JCP ) PT Set at $4.00 by Cowen and Company" was originally published by Dispatch Tribunal and is owned by of Dispatch Tribunal.

by | November 10, 2017 | 15:23

A source familiar with the company's plans said Bakkavor had been anxious some investors it had marketed the IPO to had not been convinced by the firm's long-term plans. Bakkavor started out as a cod roe manufacturer and exporter before brothers Agust and Lydur Gudmundsson expanded the business. It was founded in the 1980s in Scandinavia where it manufactured and exported cod roe, and generated revenues of close to £1.8bn past year.

by | November 10, 2017 | 14:32

Musical.ly, founded in Shanghai by Louis Yang and Alex Zhu in 2014, exploded in popularity among American teens in 2016 and has since expanded beyond its flagship app for creating and sharing personal music videos. "This will enable us to provide a completely unique experience to our content creators, influencers, celebrities, and media partners on the platform." .

by | November 10, 2017 | 15:23

Equifax executives testified Wednesday to a U.S. Senate committee on the breach, with acting CEO Paulino do Rego Barros Jr. responding to one inquiry that he did not know whether the company is now encrypting data in its databases that house consumer credit information, while emphasizing the company uses multiple techniques besides encryption to guard against hackers.

by | November 10, 2017 | 15:46

The company appealed against the decision, arguing that its drivers were self employed and were not obligated to use the app. Following the licensing decision, new CEO Dara Khosorwshahi acknowledged that Uber "got things wrong" as it expanded around the world and said the company would change as it moves forward.

by | November 10, 2017 | 15:11

Industrial production rose 0.7 per cent in September, ahead of expectations of a 0.3 per cent rise. In the United Kingdom, total production output for September increased by 2.5% year-on-yeae, with manufacturing providing the largest upward contribution, increasing by 2.7%, according to data from the Office for National Statistics.

by | November 10, 2017 | 13:21

Ireland had been used by large businesses to form subsidiaries and shell companies because of its business friendly tax laws, and when its laws changed, Apple was accused of avoiding paying their fair share of tax by moving its subsidiaries to Jersey .

by | November 10, 2017 | 14:01

Of those insider trades, 262,813 shares of Costco Wholesale Corporation were purchased and 148,316 shares were sold. Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST ) has risen 25.14% since November 7, 2016 and is uptrending. Boston Common Asset Management Llc decreased Novartis A G Sponsored Adr (NYSE:NVS) stake by 4,257 shares to 131,508 valued at $10.98M in 2017Q2. It also reduced Block H & R Inc (NYSE:HRB) stake by 17,985 shares and now owns 869,995 shares.

by | November 10, 2017 | 12:17

Shares then moved higher on Thursday, closing at $13.50, up close to 4 percent. Sogou has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 6.75 million ADSs to cover over-allotments. The company's net income for the nine months ended Sep. Backed by Tencent Holdings, Sougou has benefited from being the default search engine on various Tencent products that provide general search offerings, such as the Mobile QQ Browser, qq.com, WeChat and the PC Web directories ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 13:40

It has outperformed by 3.59% the S&P500. Vantage Financial Partners Ltd. Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Verizon Communications during the second quarter worth $623,000. (VZ)'s distance from 200 day simple moving average is -4.55 percent, its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -5.95 percent, while its distance from 20 day simple moving average is -5.57 percent.

by | November 10, 2017 | 12:54

Gateway Advisers Ltd Liability Corporation invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG ). Scotiabank set a $30.00 price target on shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 22nd.

by | November 10, 2017 | 11:53

State Commerce Secretary Woody Thrasher and China Energy President Ling Wen signed the memorandum in Beijing as part of the US-China trade mission during President Trump's visit. West Virginia has also approved several infrastructural upgrades that will facilitate the transportation of shale gas in the state to nearby processing facilities.

by | November 10, 2017 | 12:57

The Company's natural gas transmission subsidiary operates an interstate pipeline system that transports gas from various points in Pennsylvania to DE and Maryland distribution divisions. The firm has a market capitalization of $1,310.00, a P/E ratio of 31.44, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 4.74 and a beta of 0.26. ValuEngine upgraded Chesapeake Energy Corporation from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, October 2nd.

by | November 10, 2017 | 11:17

Chevron Corp now has $221.60 billion valuation. It closed at $130.24 lastly. Trimble Inc (NASDAQ:TRMB) has risen 51.45% since November 9, 2016 and is uptrending. Bridgeway Cap reported 0% stake. (NYSE:THO). Breton Hill Ltd holds 8,552 shares or 0.17% of its portfolio. New York-based Art Advsr Limited Company has invested 0.03% in Trimble Inc (NASDAQ:TRMB).

by | November 10, 2017 | 12:51

Shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc . surged more than 16 per cent Tuesday after the drugmaker reported a $1.3-billion United States profit boosted by a tax gain as it approaches the halfway mark in its turnaround plan. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.95 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.61, from 1.57 in 2017Q1. Moreover, Advisory Svcs Ntwk Ltd Liability Com has 0.01% invested in Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX ) for 2,887 shares.

by | November 10, 2017 | 11:28

The company has partnerships with five aeronautics companies to create the machines: Aurora Flight Sciences, Pipistrel Aircraft, Embraer, Mooney, and Bell Helicopter. space agency, NASA on Wednesday to help develop traffic systems for its proposed flying taxi project, called Uber Elevate . Uber's flying vehicle initiative, dubbed " Uber Elevate ", comes at a time when Uber has faced multiple controversies including dozens of civil suits, the ousting of founder Travis Kalanick as chief ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 05:03

Analysts had been expecting losses of 4 cents per share on $54.57 million in sales. Roth Capital restated a sell rating and set a $1.30 price target on shares of Plug Power in a research report on Sunday, July 23rd. Shares of Plug Power Inc (NASDAQ: PLUG ) now have an Average Brokerage Recommendation of 2, number of Recs in ABR is 6 while industry rank of the company by ABR is 217 out of 265.

by | November 10, 2017 | 06:16

FITB has been the subject of several other research reports. Sanford C. Bernstein downgraded shares of Fifth Third Bancorp from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating in a research note on Sunday, December 4th. In related news, EVP Frank R. Forrest sold 7,004 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 18th. A company with a high dividend yield pays its investors a large dividend compared to the fair market value of the stock.

by | November 10, 2017 | 04:49

The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has declined 0.95% since November 9, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Express Scripts Holding had a return on equity of 24.99% and a net margin of 2.70%. Another trade for 87,800 shares valued at $3.81M was sold by SMITH BRIAN JOHN. 116,021 shares were sold by Adams Katherine L., worth $15.28M on Monday, May 22.