Economy

by | May 23, 2017 | 00:35

Cisco Systems Inc. had 68 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. 05/18/2017 - Cisco Systems, Inc. had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Another trade for 3,027 shares valued at $102,679 was bought by WEST STEVEN M. Dedicoat Chris sold $1.18M worth of stock or 34,597 shares. The lowest 12-month price target for the shares is $28.00, which would be decrease of about -10% of its current value.

by | May 23, 2017 | 00:03

It is a straightforward and popular way of assessing how much investors are willing to pay for each dollar a company earns. LeJeune Puetz Investment Counsel LLC purchased a new stake in General Motors Company during the fourth quarter worth about $119,000.

by | May 23, 2017 | 01:17

The U.S.'s Middle Eastern allies have often complained about America's focus on human rights, a stance Trump also seemed keen to make a break from. First lady Melania Trump's fashion choices got rave reviews in local Saudi Arabian press Sunday, despite forgoing the customary headscarf.

by | May 23, 2017 | 00:18

The automaker had pushed back against the EPA's claims early on, though FCA boss Sergio Marchionne admitted at one point that the company may not have followed proper disclosure procedures for all emissions control devices in these models, indicating that FCA had made "mistakes".

by | May 23, 2017 | 00:01

With leverage, Blackstone said it expected to invest more than $100 billion altogether through what it called a "permanent capital vehicle". Oaktree Capital Group LLC is marketing two infrastructure funds, one focused on US transportation and another for North American energy, the firm said last month.

by | May 23, 2017 | 00:15

While the North would need 4,800 miles of flight to strike the US mainland, the test showed the progress the nation is making in developing long-range missile technology. Hong Seok-hyun, South Korean President Moon Jae-in's special emissary to the US, traveled to the White House on Wednesday to meet with President Trump, where they held a discussion lasting for around ten minutes.

by | May 23, 2017 | 00:07

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that Iran must immediately stop its financial and military support for "terrorists and militias" and he reiterated that it never be permitted to possess atomic arms. The president will not during his visit announce any move of the United States embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , according to a senior White House official who cautioned that it's not the right time for such a pronouncement as the administration is focusing on brokering a peace deal ...

by | May 22, 2017 | 23:36

Former Jordanian Justice Minister Ibrahim Aljazy said Trump's shift in tone towards Muslims was notable. He urged them to drive extremists "out of your places of worship". The Saudis were vehemently opposed to President Obama's communications with Iran and his backing of the 2015 nuclear deal, which saw many sanctions lifted against the country.

by | May 23, 2017 | 00:35

Trump has called for South Korea to pay the USA $1 billion for a system the US has always described as in America's vital security interests. Katherine Moon is a Korea expert with the Center for East Asia Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C.

by | May 23, 2017 | 00:23

US President Donald Trump walks from Air Force One upon arrival at Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland, May 17, 2017, after traveling to the US Coast Guard Academy Commencement Ceremony in CT. On the Israeli side, Netanyahu heads what is seen as the most right-wing government in the country's history, and members of his coalition were elated with Trump's election.

by | May 22, 2017 | 23:50

It has by 0.00% the S&P500. KONE's SI was 42,000 shares in May as released by FINRA. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.22 EPS. ESRX's profit will be $1.00B for 8.76 P/E if the $1.71 EPS becomes a reality. 04/25/2017 - Express Scripts Holding Company had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

by | May 22, 2017 | 23:06

Switzerland raised the issue of the switch to renewable energy sources and a gradual withdrawal from the nuclear energy program following the Fukushima nuclear disaster in March 2011. In other countries however, plans are underway to ramp up nuclear power production to meet the enormous energy demands of their populations. Switzerland has an ambitious target of reducing the average annual energy consumption per person by 43% by 2035 compared with levels in 2000.

by | May 22, 2017 | 23:23

Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 26th. TAKKT had 26 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. 1,128,461 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. Easy to calculate and understand, P/E is an extremely common ratio that is used to compare valuations of stocks against each other relatively.

by | May 22, 2017 | 23:21

Heading into the stock price potential, BlackBerry Limited by far traveled -10.89% after crossing its median price target of $9.25. It represents a security's price that, if achieved, results in a trader recognizing the best possible outcome for his investment.

by | May 22, 2017 | 23:29

After soaring almost 65 percent in the last month, the digital currency bitcoin smashed the historic $2,000 mark on Saturday. Bitcoin Core developer and Blockstream CTO Greg Maxwell has alleged that some miners are abusing a weakness in the virtual currency's proof-of-work algorithm that allows them to mine bitcoin 20% faster than others.

by | May 22, 2017 | 22:40

CARR has been the topic of several research reports. Royal Bank of Canada restated an outperform rating and issued a GBX 465 ($6.00) target price on shares of BT Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, March 7th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.11%. The stock now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of GBX 4,096.87 ($52.88).

by | May 23, 2017 | 00:23

He still did enough to take the lead. World No. 4 Day had a chance to extend play but missed a short par putt. As for replaying those so-close putts in his mind, or thinking about having the 54-hole lead, the two-time PGA Tour victor had other plans after finishing his round.

by | May 22, 2017 | 23:00

According to the Associated Press , Dixon and Franchitti were robbed in the drivethru lane at the fast-food restaurant located less than a mile from Indianpolis Motor Speedway. "While they were ordering with their windows down two guys approached at gun point, they held a gun at Dixon's head and asked him for his wallet and his phone", Kanaan told the Indianapolis Star .

by | May 22, 2017 | 21:56

Earlier this month, Amtrak announced that it would have to carry out 21 repairs at the beleaguered train station, which would take place over a period of 44 days in July and August. Cuomo noted that Penn Station handles a daily flow of 600,000 passengers, a majority of which are New Yorkers using the Long Island Rail Road to travel between Manhattan and Long Island.

by | May 22, 2017 | 23:27

But for Sindhu's women's singles match , the rest four may be tougher for India. In the day's other Group 1 fixture Chinese Taipei beat Russian Federation 4-1, meaning Russian Federation and Hong Kong are now out of the competition having played and lost both of their group matches , while China, Thailand, Taipei and South Korea have all booked their places in the quarter-finals.

by | May 22, 2017 | 22:05

Amazon filed applications to trademark four slogans similar to the ones it first used in the US when it announced its Go stores back in December. No Checkout. Not content with just being a purveyor of goods online, Amazon has set their sights offline albeit with a hi-tech twist in the form of their Amazon Go grocery stores.

by | May 22, 2017 | 21:27

White House officials said they considered Trump's address to be a counterweight to President Barack Obama's debut speech to the Muslim world in 2009 in Cairo. Earlier in the past, he has criticised Muslims and even said in an interview - "I think Islam hates us ". The speech came as the Trump administration defends his executive order banning visitors from six Muslim-majority countries, which was blocked in federal court.

by | May 22, 2017 | 21:24

U.S. President Donald Trump told South Korea's presidential envoy that Washington was willing to try to resolve the North Korean nuclear crisis through engagement, but under the right conditions. In the months leading up to Moon's ascent to the Blue House in Seoul , the North ramped up its nuclear programme with missile tests, U.S. president Donald Trump threatened to step up military action and pressure grew on Pyongyang's ally China to intervene to solve the problem.

by | May 22, 2017 | 20:48

New York Times also reported on this fraud, which ended up with thousands of people going to Exumas, Bahamas who were extremely dissatisfied with the quality of accommodation, which led to the festival being canceled in the end. Those wristbands were merely a stopgap solution to help the company's cash flow, according to two employees with knowledge of the accounts. His failed event was sold on social media by the likes of Kendall Jenner as an ultraluxurious musical getaway in the Bahamas.

by | May 22, 2017 | 20:53

A tense bidding war lasted for around 10 minutes between a client in Sotheby's NY showroom and another on the telephone, with the telephone buyer ultimately clinching the top bid. He is a passionate collector and patron of the arts who champions both established and young artists around the world. Sotheby's also sold Roy Lichtenstein's " Nude Sunbathing " on Thursday for $24 million.

by | May 22, 2017 | 20:30

Even so, the IEA does not see global oil markets returning to balance-or the five-year average, which is used to measure the market balance-before the year's end. This is required to stabilize the oil market. Production fell due to major producers' production cut deal. According to Novak, extending the agreement exactly for 9 months will help with a longer-term market forecast and give a greater certainty in terms of market recovery.

by | May 22, 2017 | 20:53

When Trump signed a 27 January executive order banning the entry of citizens from Yemen, Somalia, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Sudan and Libya, including permanent U.S. Wall argued that the second order was changed significantly from the first to address some of the legal problems. Judge James Wynn Jr. questioned if Trump's comments could be looked at to determine the ban's intent.

by | May 22, 2017 | 19:16

Greece's debt mountain stands at a towering 180 percent of annual output, the legacy of a crisis that brought panic to the markets and almost forced the country out of the euro. This would include dramatically extending grace periods and maturities on the loans far beyond what the eurozone has committed to so far. The question of debt relief has served as a point of contention for months between Berlin and the International Monetary Fund, which does not want to participate in the bailout ...

by | May 22, 2017 | 19:55

The Goods and Services Tax Council on Thursday approved all nine rules required to roll out the new tax regime from July 1. Telecom group COAI (Cellular Operators Association of India) Friday said that 18% of levy under the new GST (Goods and Service Tax) will make telecom services costlier for consumers.

by | May 22, 2017 | 19:28

Shares of LT Foods soared 13.84 per cent, ITC (6.21 pc), Venkys (5 pc), Kohinoor (4.34 pc), Marico (1.79 pc), Britannia (1.31 pc), HUL (1.07 pc) and Dabur (0.54 pc) on BSE. Hindustan Unilever gained about 1.1%. The BSE mid-cap and small-cap indices were up 0.5 per cent each. Bharat Electronics, NLC India, Bharat Forge, Central Bank, GMR Infra, Jindal Steel and Page Industries were also among the gainers.

by | May 22, 2017 | 20:36

During the session, the legislature will pass three bills with the main 116-page State Goods and Services Tax Act, a bill which is related to the compensation to local authorities and a bill on to the existing laws that are to be repealed when the SGST comes into effect from July 1.

by | May 22, 2017 | 20:18

Supporters of the measure say LGBT couples will be able to find agencies without religious objections, but critics call is state-funded discrimination. Austin Democratic Rep. Donna Howard countered that banning the procedure would endanger pregnant women's lives. The bill reflects a change in strategy for Texas Republicans, who in previous years focused on the health of the mother in drafting anti-abortion legislation - but now are concentrating on the fetus.

by | May 22, 2017 | 19:26

However Liverpool's 3-0 win over relegated Middlesbrough meant Wenger finishes outside the top four for the first time since his arrival in north London 21 years ago. However, the Arsenal players did not let that affect them as Alexis Sanchez doubled their lead in the 27 minute. It was enough to prompt Arsenal's fans into a chant urging Kroenke to leave, and there were more boos when Valencia, deemed by some fans to have exaggerated Koscielny's earlier tackle, was substituted late ...

by | May 22, 2017 | 18:06

NEW YORK/SANA'A, YEMEN , MAY 20, 2017-As cases of cholera and acute watery diarrhea rise across Yemen, the global medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) warns that the outbreak is threatening to spiral out of control and calls for an urgent and appropriate response.

by | May 22, 2017 | 17:59

The first round of talks will start on 19 June and Mr Barnier will report to European Union leaders at a summit three days later. Bernier said he hoped to start negotiations "as soon as possible" after Britain's general elections scheduled for June 8.