Economy

by | May 30, 2017 | 11:01

United Kingdom time today, so please do not come to the airports". How much the IT meltdown will cost BA in lost revenue and customer payouts is still up in the air. The airliner earlier said that the technical snag was caused by a " power supply issue ", ruling out "cyber attack" as a possible cause. BA said it aimed to operate the majority of services from Heathrow and a near normal schedule from Gatwick, the capital's second busiest airport.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:19

The Frenchman claimed the triumph was one of his proudest moments, alongside the 2003-04 Arsenal team that won the title without losing a single league game. The former Germany global had played just 37 minutes of football in over a year before his final appearance, but showed no signs of rust as he put in one of his best performances in an Arsenal shirt.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:25

Where Europe's relationship with the US during the Cold War and in its immediate aftermath had a strong emotional component, Merkel's comments suggest she now sees them as more "pragmatic and transactional", said Sylke Tempel, an expert with the German Council on Foreign Relations.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:50

Macron had name-checked Putin in an interview this weekend, suggesting that he knew how to deal with such leaders. Putin rejected the allegations that Moscow meddled in France's presidential election. The pair discussed "disagreements" in the meeting, held at the sumptuous Versailles Palace near Paris. "It was a first exchange of opinions, I think it was very open, honest, we have told many things to each other".

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:16

Germany's foreign minister launched a scathing criticism of Donald Trump on Monday, claiming the US President's actions have "weakened" the West and accusing the US government of standing "against the interests of the European Union". "I have experienced this in the last few days", she said. " The times when we could completely count on others, they are over to a certain extent", Merkel said on Sunday.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:35

Agricultural organizations are hoping the modernization efforts preserve all of the positive benefits of the agreement. It's why we recently announced the creation of an undersecretary for trade at USDA, because as world markets expand, we will be an unapologetic advocate for American agriculture.

by | May 30, 2017 | 06:49

Again, headwinds like anti-dumping policies by the US and stiff competition in China may pose serious threat to its profits. A number of equities analysts have commented on JASO shares. The solar energy provider reported $0.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.02) by $0.05. 08/12/2015 - JA Solar Holdings, Co., Ltd.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:02

This afternoon, whiplashed investors are once again sharing optimism as the time for the cut extension draws nearer. While that announcement was mostly expected, oil prices had sold off ahead of the meeting but then rallied for three consecutive days for a gain of almost 14%, prior to a small retreat.

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:59

BP plc has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of GBX 517.05 ($6.73). They now have a GBX 1030.00 PT on the firm. Hansteen Holdings plc has a one year low of GBX 94.50 and a one year high of GBX 130.83. About 3,985 shares traded. "Bruyette & Woods;KBW; KBW" upgraded the shares of XL in report on Tuesday, August 25 to "Mkt Perform" rating. Baxter Bros Inc.

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:09

A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in AFH. Stifel Nicolaus raised their target price on shares of Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings from $58.00 to $63.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, February 28th.

by | May 30, 2017 | 05:02

Now comes the heavy lifting of continued strong compliance and commitment to supply management through the length of the agreement, to convince a wary market that the producer group's efforts to clear the glut of oil in storage are honest. The deal, which began on January 1, was to end in June but has been extended to the first quarter of 2018. "This offsets almost half of OPEC's production cuts", it noted.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:08

Six air strikes against "terror camps in Libya " were reported by state television. In a cable to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, His Majesty expressed his utter denouncement of the terror attack and all acts carried out by extremist organisations, according to a Royal Court statement.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:47

A few hours later, the chief umpire released a statement saying the officials blew the call. Tactician Tom Slingsby and skipper Jimmy Spithill engineered a split at the bottom gate, but the windshifts went in favor of Artemis Racing, who extended its lead one the first upwind leg to 19 seconds.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:06

Several research firms have weighed in on HBI. Vetr raised shares of Hanesbrands from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $25.61 target price for the company in a research report on Thursday, February 2nd. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share. It has a dividend yield of 2.80%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 12th.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:39

While Modi said the strategic partnership of India and Germany is based on democratic values and commitment to an open, inclusive and rules-based world order, the latest rift between the United States and Europe , especially Germany, says that the prevailing world order is neither open nor inclusive and doesn't abide by rules much.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:16

Put it all together, though, and the sense emerges of a president aggressively, if somewhat awkwardly, trying to assert himself on the world stage - with mixed success depending on his audience. Last week's Brussels NATO summit made news - but not for what transpired in its meetings. "It is simply a harmless situation". But plenty of people in the Balkans were not amused.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:53

Merkel's remarks, made to her Christian Democrat party's Bavarian allies, were particularly striking as the chancellor, a fan of the United States as a teenager in Communist East Germany, has always been known as a resolute Atlanticist. Merkel's remarks were meant to signal a new way of approaching transatlantic relations with both the US and the U.K.as the latter prepares to leave the European Union, a spokesman for the German leader confirmed on Monday.

by | May 30, 2017 | 02:47

Crude oil production in Nigeria rose by 274,000 barrels per day in April, the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries ( OPEC ) has said . There was no comment on Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia's March 31 date. Overall oil supplies remain ample, with large amounts of crude from the United States and other producers being shipped to the big consumer regions in northern Asia , undermining the OPEC-led efforts to tighten the market.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:11

About 270,478 shares traded. It has underperformed by 3.68% the S&P500. Nvidia Corporation focuses on personal computer (PC) graphics, graphics processing unit (GPU) and also on artificial intelligence (AI). Pioneer Inv Management Inc reported 255,177 shares or 0.1% of all its holdings. The computer hardware maker reported $0.82 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.66 by $0.16.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:50

It has underperformed by 9.17% the S&P500. Front Street Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in Cisco Systems by 0.5% in the first quarter. Swedbank sold 1.22M shares as Cisco Systems In (CSCO)'s stock declined 7.50%. Zacks downgraded Hess Corp. (NASDAQ:CSCO) on Tuesday, April 5 to "Neutral" rating. (NASDAQ:CSCO). Cortland Associate Mo owns 0.09% invested in Cisco Systems, Inc.

by | May 30, 2017 | 04:08

The 2014 winning Ryder Cup captain had looked forward to the tournament with added anticipation as he was involved with Thomas Bjorn, the 2018 European Ryder Cup captain, in advising on the extensive upgrades to the West Course at Wentworth through the a year ago.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:42

The two sides chose to remove about 1.8m barrels per day from the market in the first half of 2017, equal to 2pc of global production. While the initiative is expected to provide some support to oil prices, investors had been expecting deeper cuts in output, the Journal noted.

by | May 30, 2017 | 02:10

And just about everyone else in the field for the European Tour's flagship event could only shake their heads in wonder. This time, his 5-iron approach pitched at 210 yards and rolled just by the pin, giving him a left-to-right putt that he curled in despite saying he was "shaking".

by | May 30, 2017 | 02:26

Displaced Marawi city residents rest on tarpaulin and corrugated boxes at an evacuation center in Saguiaran township, near the besieged city of Marawi, Lanao del Sur province Sunday, May 28, 2017 in southern Philippines . It is not clear if any civilians are among the dead. But the recent bloodshed in Marawi has raised fears that extremism is growing as smaller militant groups unify and align themselves with the Islamic State group.

by | May 30, 2017 | 03:11

Marvell Technology Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.39 on AlphaOne's scale. Cowen & Co has "Outperform" rating and $14 target. The stock has "Mkt Outperform" rating by Avondale on Friday, January 27. (NASDAQ:CRIS) shares with value of $278,037 were sold by MCNAB JAMES R . On Wednesday, May 24 the insider SECOND CURVE CAPITAL LLC sold $22,203. Among 4 analysts covering Dominion Diamond Corp ( NYSE:DDC ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold.

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:59

He must forge an uneasy alliance with Carina Smyth ( Kaya Scodelario ), a brilliant and lovely astronomer, and Henry ( Brenton Thwaites ), a headstrong young sailor in the Royal Navy in order to find it. Five films later, he has nothing new to offer, and if anything, you'll begin to get exhausted of the over-the-top drunken act. He joins hands with Henry Turner (son of Will Turner) and Carina Smyth to accomplish the seemingly impossible task.

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:58

Cabot Oil & Gas Corp now has $10.74B valuation. The stock, after opening at $31.51, closed at $31.50 by scoring 0.19%. The company had a trading volume of 4,403,256 shares. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, January 19 to "Buy". Wedbush has "Outperform" rating and $115 target. As per Monday, May 1, the company rating was reinitiated by Piper Jaffray.

by | May 30, 2017 | 02:15

Team Oracle USA skipper Jimmy Spithill reflects on his team's shock loss to Swedish syndicate Artemis . He is in Bermuda at the helm of... However Softbank Team Japan had good pace, and Barker managed to split the Kiwis off to the left-hand side of the course on the first beat, and as they progressed, it was clear the right was favoured probably with both a favourable shift and pressure.

by | May 30, 2017 | 02:54

California State Teachers Retirement Systems, California-based fund reported 62,251 shares. This increase is typical for the uptrend and shows the considerable optimism among investors. 16,009 are owned by Old Bankshares In. Shares for $89,110 were sold by Sherr Richard on Wednesday, May 17. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 81.97% of the company's stock.

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:31

For the next fiscal year, analysts expect that the company will post earnings of $0.28 per share. 04/30/2015 - Alamos Gold Inc had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Zacks . Naked Brand Group Inc (NASDAQ:NAKD) traded at a yearly high level of $4.75 during the last trading session. Stock is now moving with a negative distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately -15.04%, and has a poor year to date (YTD) performance of -5.85% which means the stock is constantly ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:31

The firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given on Friday, December 11. Below is a list of Restaurant Group PLC (LON:RTN) latest ratings and price target changes. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Overweight" on Monday, November 2. The firm has "Hold" rating by Leerink Swann given on Monday, April 24.

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:36

Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc decreased Norwegian Cruise Line Hldgs (NCLH) stake by 51.12% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The stock increased 0.32% or $0.16 on May 26, reaching $50.84. Rafferty Asset Management Ltd accumulated 22,816 shares or 0.04% of the stock. Shares of NCLH have uptrended 0.14% in the past three months, while the industry overall has moved -0.4% in that time.

by | May 30, 2017 | 02:31

One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating, twelve have issued a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. Shares of Just Eat PLC (LON:JE) opened at 567.00 on Tuesday. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus on Friday, August 7 with "Buy". Tax Systems PLC ( LON:TAX ) remained flat at GBX 75.00 during midday trading on Wednesday.

by | May 30, 2017 | 02:09

A Muslim separatist rebellion in the southern Philippines has claimed more than 120,000 lives since the 1970s. Over the weekend, the Filipino military intensified a bombing campaign on parts of Marawi , one of the biggest Muslim cities in the mainly Catholic nation, as it accused militants of atrocities including murdering women and a child.

by | May 30, 2017 | 01:59

The defense secretary said North Korea isn't only a threat overseas, calling it a "direct threat to the United States". "The President has been briefed", a spokesman of the National Security Council, White House said. "They have been very clear in their rhetoric we don't have to wait until they have an intercont- intercontinental ballistic missile with a nuclear weapon on it to say that now it's manifested completely", Mattis said.