Economy

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:06

An American Airlines flight that struck a bird over South Florida drew attention when it landed with the deceased avian still attached to the plane's nose. The bird's wings were seen dangling from the nose of the plane as airport employees took pictures of the rare sight. Animal services removed the unfortunate bird and the plane is out of service until repairs are completed.

by | November 17, 2017 | 00:31

Seadrill Limited is an offshore drilling contractor providing offshore drilling services to the oil and gas industry. The Company's primary business is the ownership and operation of drillships, semi-submersible rigs and jack-up rigs for activities in shallow-, mid-, deep-, and ultra deepwater areas, and in benign and harsh environments.

by | November 16, 2017 | 23:50

The National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) joins Utilities United Against Scams (UUAS) - a consortium of more than 100 electric, water, and natural gas utilities and their respective trade associations - in supporting the second annual Utility Scam Awareness Day to draw attention to the growing issue of utility scams targeting customers.

by | November 16, 2017 | 23:37

At Guangzhou last year, the group announced its strategy to deliver 1.5m NEVs annually by 2025 and launch 15 locally produced NEVs in the next two to three years. There have been a range of electric auto deals and new launches as manufacturers ensure they meet NEV production and sales quotas by 2019 in China.

by | November 17, 2017 | 00:36

On Tuesday, October 11 the stock rating was initiated by BWS Financial with "Strong Buy". TheStreet cut Barnes & Noble Education from a c- rating to a d+ rating in a report on Wednesday, August 23rd. If you are accessing this story on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States and global trademark & copyright laws.

by | November 17, 2017 | 01:15

The composition scheme can be availed by businesses with turnover up to Rs 1 crore and they can pay taxes at a lower rate of 1 per cent, while for restaurants the rate is 5 per cent. In order to placate their customers, some hotels may resort to immoral steps like billing their banquet dinners (18%) to the restaurant (5%). Do you expect the items basket in the 28 per cent bracket shrinking further? The central government issued a host of notifications on Wednesday, bringing into force ...

by | November 16, 2017 | 20:43

Here are a few substantial investment firms who have updated their positions. The company plans to continue its aggressive efforts to restore profitability to Bon Ton. Bon-Ton Stores Inc . today announced it would close at least 40 stores through 2018. The Company offers a range of brand-name fashion apparel and accessories for women, men and children.

by | November 16, 2017 | 20:14

Norway's Finance Ministry said that the issues raised by Norges Bank in its recommendation to remove oil and gas stocks from its equity benchmark index are "complex and multifaceted". The Norwegian government said it would consider the proposal, but a decision should not be expected until next year and a "thorough assessment" was required.

by | November 16, 2017 | 20:55

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 0.53 million shares in the last trade. Quadrant Mngmt Limited Company invested in 43,386 shares. (NYSE: BCEI ) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges.

by | November 16, 2017 | 20:32

Nomura maintained MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) on Wednesday, October 5 with "Buy" rating. In general, a company with a score closer to 0 would be seen as undervalued, and a score closer to 100 would indicate an overvalued company.

by | November 16, 2017 | 19:55

Capacity utilization, which reflects how much industries are producing compared to what they could potentially produce, rose by 0.6 percentage point to 77% in October, which is 2.9 percentage points below the long-run average. The index in October was 0.9% higher than its year-earlier level. The production of materials rose 1.3 percent despite a small decrease in energy materials; all major components of both durable and nondurable materials posted gains.

by | November 16, 2017 | 19:06

The original version of this report can be read at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/11/16/rfg-advisory-group-llc-grows-holdings-in-walt-disney-company-the-dis.html. 216,484 are held by Legal & General Gp Pcl. Nippon Life Ins has 47,668 shares for 0.1% of their portfolio. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys owns 2.27M shares.

by | November 16, 2017 | 19:37

In the post office company's first half results, it said it faces "increased cost pressures in the second half" from the potential impact of industrial action over pay and pensions. The company said it is on track for cost savings of around £190m in its United Kingdom letters business. " More of the same from Royal Mail with good growth in parcels and GLS while letters are in freefall decline", ETX Capital senior market analyst Neil Wilson commented, as quoted by City A.M., adding that ...

by | November 16, 2017 | 18:49

All aboard? A train company in Japan has said sorry after an intercity service departed 20 seconds early. The mistake happened because staff had not checked the timetable, the company statement said. Tsukuba Express TX-1000 series trains sit parked outside the Metropolitan Intercity Railway Co. maintenance facility in Tsukubamirai, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.

by | November 16, 2017 | 20:14

Samuel Tombs, chief United Kingdom economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics, said: "The contribution of electricity prices to inflation likely increased by 0.05 percentage points in October". The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said rising food prices were largely offset by falling fuel costs last month. Economists polled by Reuters expect wage data due on Wednesday to show pay growth stuck at just over 2 percent.

by | November 16, 2017 | 19:21

The person asked not to be named as the matter is private. A merger could help both magazine publishers team up on ad sales. Time , which owns such publications as People and Sports Illustrated , has a total stock market value of $1.3 billion.

by | November 16, 2017 | 18:16

Other large investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. It increased, as 34 investors sold Rockwell Automation shares while 190 reduced holdings. About shares traded. Healthequity Inc (NASDAQ:HQY) has risen 95.58% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm has a market capitalization of $24,714.28, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.52, a PEG ratio of 2.21 and a beta of 1.24.

by | November 16, 2017 | 17:15

Anne Stevens, who is now a non-executive director, will become the interim chief executive from 1 January until a successor is appointed. Prior to this she held a number of roles during a 16-year tenure at Ford Motor Company , latterly as chief operating officer for the Americas.

by | November 16, 2017 | 17:39

Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp lowered its stake in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Whereas, in last 21 trading days (one month) was climbed -12.49% and reduced in last 63 trading days (quarter) of -11.54%. Heading into the earnings release, covering sell-side analysts have a consensus target price of $88.33 on Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. shares. As per Friday, October 13, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets.

by | November 16, 2017 | 16:10

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 864,967 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $10,873,000 after buying an additional 37,800 shares during the last quarter. On Tuesday, August 18 the stock rating was downgraded by Sterne Agee CRT to "Underperform". The company was maintained on Tuesday, May 23 by Jefferies.

by | November 16, 2017 | 16:22

The sources, who were familiar with the matter, said the deal could be unveiled at the Dubai Airshow later on Wednesday in a huge comeback for the European planemaker, which had so far been upstaged by rival Boeing Co at the airshow and in the annual aircraft orders race.

by | November 16, 2017 | 17:21

A subsequent count of the almost 2 billion votes cast now leaves Peltz with a winning margin , albeit a slim one. The Trian Partners founder and CEO led by the votes of 42,780 shares, or 0.0016 percent of the total outstanding, in the October 10 ballot.

by | November 16, 2017 | 15:26

Another 429,000 Southern Californians are expected to go by air, which is an increase of 5.4 percent from the 2016 holiday's 407,000 plane travelers, while 77,000 will go by other means - about the same as a year ago. It mirrors a 3.3 percent increase expected nationwide, to almost 51 million Americans. Fueling Up: Drivers will pay the highest Thanksgiving gas prices since 2015.

by | November 16, 2017 | 14:49

Pictet Asset Management Ltd. now owns 994,124 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $56,486,000 after acquiring an additional 230,935 shares during the period. Geode Cap Mngmt Ltd Liability has 0.09% invested in International Paper Co (NYSE:IP). Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be paid a $0.475 dividend.

by | November 16, 2017 | 12:28

The members of the Karni Sena have been protesting throughout the nation, seeking a ban on the film since they feel that Bhansali has distorted with historical facts. The Rajasthan State Commission for Women (RSCW) also wrote to the censor board asking it to clear the "ambiguity" over the Sanjay Leela Bhansali film "in the interest of law and order".

by | November 16, 2017 | 11:12

If that view persists markets are mistaken, he added. Forecasters had predicted an increase to at least 3.1% - a scenario that would have forced the Bank's governor to write to the Chancellor to explain why the Consumer Prices Index measure had exceeded 3%.

by | November 16, 2017 | 10:28

A key measure of U.S. inflation picked up in October, paving way for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates before year's end. Month-on-month growth in retail sales is expected to be flat in October, though given the 1.6% surge in September, the figure is unlikely to cause any alarm.

by | November 16, 2017 | 07:29

However, auto manufacturers have raised concerns that this process could no longer be valid if no deal is agreed by March 2019. "Otherwise, there are significant costs involved in gaining another type approval, but also the semi-catastrophic effect of having to stop production, because we only produce cars in the United Kingdom".

by | November 16, 2017 | 05:08

Want to see what other hedge funds are holding IPG? In recent action, The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc . (The) in a report on Friday, July 14th. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . It is negative, as 47 investors sold IPG shares while 160 reduced holdings.

by | November 16, 2017 | 05:14

For the past 5 years, Regal Entertainment Group's EPS growth has been almost 31.7%. The sales growth rate for a stock is a measure of how the stock's sales per share (SPS) has grown over a specific period of time. Credit Suisse downgraded Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) on Wednesday, February 1 to "Underperform" rating. The business had revenue of $811.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $787.99 million.

by | November 16, 2017 | 05:23

In other news, EVP John F. Schultz sold 316,164 shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise stock in a transaction on Monday, September 26th. The total value of its holdings increased 32.2%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.52 EPS. The average estimate of Wall Street analysts had projected 0.26. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 3rd.

by | November 16, 2017 | 05:03

Premier's grocery business unit reported half-year sales of £255.0M, up 1.9% on the same period a year ago. Worldwide revenue from brands such as Mr Kipling, Bisto and Loyd Grossman increased by 23% year-on-year in the six-month period. Premier Foods said that its first half revenue rose 1.5% to £353.3 million in the first half of its financial year, with trading profit steady at £48 million.

by | November 16, 2017 | 05:01

Wall Street's main indexes were lower on Wednesday as energy stocks remained under pressure after oil prices fell for a fourth straight day. The stock boasts a consensus analyst "Buy" rating with the consensus recommendation standing at 2.00.

by | November 16, 2017 | 03:29

The stock has "Hold" rating by Zacks on Tuesday, September 1. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird with "Hold" on Thursday, August 24. The price/earnings to growth ratio (PEG ratio) is a stock's price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio divided by the growth rate of its earnings for a specified time period.

by | November 16, 2017 | 02:59

Brent was trading at $61.63 on Wednesday, while WTI was at $55.15, both down about 1 percent after posting their worst daily performance in about a month on Tuesday. "That can only encourage more and more US production coming on board", said Tariq Zahir, managing member of Tyche Capital Advisors. OPEC and some major producers outside the cartel, including Russian Federation, first agreed late a year ago to cap their production at around 1.8 million barrels a day lower than peak October 2016 ...