Economy

by | January 08, 2018 | 13:40

This was the 17th annual edition of the event when fellow subway travellers strip down to their underwear and get on the train. Commuters in freezing temperatures participated in one its kind flash mob and continued the 15-year-old tradition which first kicked off in NY in 2002.

by | January 08, 2018 | 14:07

Face-to-face spending in shops during the month of Christmas fell 2.7% to again be outstripped by e-commerce for the 11th month of the year even though online growth fell to 2% from 23.4% in the month before. Clothing and footwear expenditure was down 2.4 per cent and consumers spent 1.8 per cent less in the "research and culture" category. Over the past four years, annual consumer spending has risen by an average of 1.7 per cent.

by | January 08, 2018 | 13:29

In the October-December quarter, house prices rose 1.3 percent from the previous three months ending September. Nonetheless, the pace of growth has slowed, the lender said. Mark Harris , chief executive of SPF Private Clients, noted that lenders remain keen to lend, with a number slashing the rates on their fixed deals recently.

by | January 08, 2018 | 11:38

Byton , formerly known as Future Mobility, unveiled the new concept vehicle at CES 2018 , which is now being held in Las Vegas. It will be equipped with gesture recognition, facial recognition, and even emotion recognition, to differentiate between the driver and passenger and personalize the rider experience.

by | January 08, 2018 | 11:32

Online sales, normally positive even at the most troubled of retailers, fell 6.9pc. Mothercare shares dropped more than 24 per cent on Monday morning following the announcement. At home, where Mothercare has cut nearly a tenth of its shop floor space in the last quarter, Newton-Jones said Mothercare had taken the "conscious decision" not to discount on the run-up to Christmas, instead of reducing prices in the firm's end of season sale.

by | January 08, 2018 | 11:03

The signatories include academics from LSE, Leeds and Lancaster universities, Green party politicians, writers, activists and the singer and actor Lily Allen. It has been reported that KPMG were awarded the contract by the Cabinet Office without any public tender process. "How does the Government's covert appointment of KPMG as Grenfell advisor chime with public statements about the need to fix trust with the Grenfell Tower Community?" "KPMG must ensure these conflicts are properly managed, ...

by | January 08, 2018 | 11:34

Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, a native of Mexico, was sentenced on Friday to serve the remainder of his sentence for illegal gun possession in federal custody, and a judge denied his attorneys' request for a new trial. Federal prosecutors charged Garcia Zarate with two gun possession counts after a San Francisco jury acquitted him of murder but found him guilty of a gun charge.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:50

It's said that the actor's health has been on the decline since being involved in a serious vehicle accident about two-years ago. The site also reported that brother Dick, 92, made a visit to his little brother during Christmastime. Van Dyke spoke with USA TODAY in 1990 about one of his Emmy nominations, joking about whether it marked a comeback in his career. (1963), "Angel in My Pocket" (1969) and his final film, "Moon Ring" (2010).

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:50

But while we thought the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star looked awesome, some fans took to social media to question her appearance, with many wondering whether she might have had something done to her face due to her unusually plump lips.

by | January 08, 2018 | 11:02

The shares were sold at an average price of $33.65, for a total transaction of $74,030.00. In other news, insider Jeffrey S. Brodsky sold 16,397 shares of Morgan Stanley stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, October 18th. The business also recently announced a semiannual dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 10th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 19th were paid a $0.549 dividend.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:26

The line is a creation of the poet Mithilesh Baria, whom the makers forgot to give the due credit. The author Mr Baria too asked the filmmakers to recognise his lines in the film. He said like his other films, this film too will tell the story of a man and a woman. It's none other than Brad Pitt, who had visited India past year in May and had a conversation with Shah Rukh on all things movies and entertainment.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:05

Zacks Investment Research downgraded shares of Baidu (NASDAQ: BIDU ) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday, December 18th. Summit Research has "Hold" rating and $150 target. More interesting news about Baidu, Inc. JP Morgan maintained the shares of BIDU in report on Monday, October 30 with "Neutral" rating.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:52

About 4.59 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 27.73% the S&P500. Essex Financial Services Inc bought 2,225 shares as the company's stock rose 14.18% with the market. It also increased its holding in Keycorp New (NYSE:KEY) by 647,531 shares in the quarter, for a total of 718,631 shares, and has risen its stake in Kroger Co (NYSE:KR).

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:55

A day after the Central Statistics Office predicted that India's GDP would slow down to 6.5% in 2017-'18 from 7.1% in the previous year, Congress president Rahul Gandhi lashed out at the Central government. Rahul will be the chief guest at the valedictory function organised by Global Organisation of People of Indian Origin, in which delegates of 50 countries would participate.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:07

The reason for the huge difference could be that only six percent of its United Kingdom pilots are women - a role which pays £92,400 a year on average - whereas 69% of lower-paid cabin crew are women, with an average annual salary of £24,800.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:11

It's another win for the chipmaker, which is delivering hardware that already powers intelligent vehicles for other auto manufacturers. Nvidia Corp will partner with Uber Technologies Inc and Volkswagen AG as the graphics chipmaker's artificial intelligence platforms make further gains in the autonomous vehicle industry.

by | January 08, 2018 | 05:12

The stock of AxoGen, Inc. Its 52-week high and low range is between $88.4 and $69. First Foundation Advisors who had been investing in Altria Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $134.10B market cap company. Advisory Ntwk Ltd Liability Corporation invested in 0.01% or 1,814 shares. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.56 earnings per share.

by | January 08, 2018 | 04:37

The victim has since been safely located in New Britain. Eyewitnesses said a man, later identified as 21-year-old Shaquille Marquez, grabbed and assaulted a woman, and then forced her into a auto against her will and drove off. New Britain Police are being assisted by Hartford, West Hartford, East Hartford police departments, the Connecticut State Police and the New Britain State's Attorney Office.

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:51

Sadler, who had been with E! for more than a decade, announced on her personal blog last month that she left her position after recently learning that her male co-host's salary was almost double her own. News in addition to serving as the regular host of E!'s live daytime broadcast Daily Pop as well as duties on Live From E! "How can I remain silent when my rights under the law have been violated?" Messing isn't the only actress to speak out in support of the former E! host.

by | January 08, 2018 | 03:49

Mr McElduff says his video wasn't intentional - he has since deleted it and apologised for any hurt caused. "It was never my intention to hurt or cause offence to anyone and in particular to victims of the conflict who have suffered so grievously".

by | January 08, 2018 | 02:30

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. boosted its holdings in Kinross Gold by 6.3% during the 2nd quarter. Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. ( NYSE KGC ) traded down $0.06 during trading hours on Friday, hitting $4.45. The stock traded on impressive volume of 12.72 Million comparing to the average volume of 8144.27 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm.

by | January 08, 2018 | 01:40

On Sunday, Pompeo said that was true - and that he loves "killer graphics" also. "He listens closely to his daily briefing". With the discussion about President Donald Trump's mental fitness dominating politics and the media in the wake of Michael Wolff's explosive new Trump tell-all, Trump took to Twitter this weekend to dispute the notion that he's not fit for office.

by | January 07, 2018 | 20:04

Virtu Limited Liability Company holds 13,433 shares. Wells Fargo & Co now has $309.00 billion valuation. According to today's trading volume Urban Outfitters Inc .is ABOVE its 20-Day Avg. Therefore 39% are positive. Urban Outfitters Inc . had 118 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Among 36 analysts covering Urban Outfitters Inc .

by | January 07, 2018 | 20:30

Currently, 18.2% of the company's stock are sold short. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Shares of Sprint Corporation (NYSE:S) have seen a movement of -4.58% in the most recent session. Finally, Henderson Group PLC raised its stake in shares of Sprint Corp by 151.7% in the third quarter. Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 69,627 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $572,000 after buying an additional 802 shares during the ...

by | January 07, 2018 | 21:11

About 299,949 shares traded. Analysts expect Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc . (HIX) has risen 8.78% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. This repurchase authorization allows the auto parts company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases.

by | January 07, 2018 | 19:56

Oak Ridge Investments Llc who had been investing in Gartner Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $11.73B market cap company. Westfield Cap Mngmt LP accumulated 360,070 shares. Newman Dignan Sheerar has invested 0.52% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:IT) for 50,535 shares. Horseman Capital Management Ltd, which manages about $449.90M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Jpmorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) by 19,200 shares to 118,100 shares, valued at $11.28 million in 2017Q3, ...

by | January 07, 2018 | 20:55

Tron 's market cap now stands at a staggering $13.8 billion. Look closely and you'll find that TRON and many other lesser-known cryptocoins and digital assets that have seen a massive spike in the last week. There are various websites now dealing in cryptocurrency, including Binance. Like Bitcoin, Tron is cryptocurrency which is traded online. Therefore, the wallet address needs to be of either of the two cryptocurrencies.

by | January 07, 2018 | 20:38

It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500. Mai Wealth Advisors sold 5,649 shares as Magellan Midstream Ptnrs Lp (MMP)'s stock declined 7.68%. The institutional investor held 70,584 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $5.29M, up from 49,479 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

by | January 07, 2018 | 19:43

The ship was heading to South Korea with its cargo and the accident happened around 160 nautical miles east of Shanghai. "The Sanchi is still floating and continues to burn, there is oil on the sea surface; search and rescue operations are rushing and underway", the ministry said in a statement.

by | January 07, 2018 | 19:18

The stock has "Buy" rating by Piper Jaffray on Monday, October 16. As per Thursday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by Barclays Capital. Stanley, Alabama-based fund reported 31,352 shares. The company has a market cap of $16,538.43, a PE ratio of 23.28, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.59 and a beta of 0.87. It turned negative, as 41 investors sold Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings shares while 239 reduced holdings.

by | January 07, 2018 | 19:21

GoPro is reportedly laying off 200 to 300 employees this week, according to TechCrunch , gutting the division that produced its ill-conceived Karma drone. DJI has a dominant consumer drone market share of about 70% . Ahead of Karma's slated release in 2016, GoPro announced in an earnings report that it was pushing the release back to the end of the year.

by | January 07, 2018 | 19:10

Stored crude supplies have been dwindling for seven straight weeks and the scope of last week's withdrawal surprised analysts. Oil prices are set to close 2017 with strong gains on signs the global glut that has dogged the market since 2014 is shrinking.

by | January 07, 2018 | 18:20

Oppenheimer & Company Inc who had been investing in Lockheed Martin Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $94.95B market cap company. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Monday, July 17 report. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, October 19 by Cowen & Co.

by | January 07, 2018 | 19:23

In June heartbroken Mike , who won the World Cup with the England rugby team in 2003, revealed how daughter Mia Grace had helped the couple. A spokeswoman for the couple said: "I can confirm Zara is pregnant with her second child". "The saving grace for us has been Mia , our daughter who is now three", he said. "However down we feel she will come running up in our faces", Mike continued.

by | January 07, 2018 | 19:44

At the time of publishing, Tesla's stock has since rebounded and is trading at $314.62. We reported before that the average Tesla owner renting on Turo makes $923 per month, which is a nice chunk to help pay for the vehicle. The Model 3 is critical to Tesla's long-term success, as it is the most affordable of its cars to date and is the only one capable of transforming the niche automaker to a mass producer amid a sea of rivals entering the nascent electric vehicle market.