Economy

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:41

The most recent changes to Platinum, however, have yet to be borne out in the results, as those incentives would have just taken effect at the end of 1Q17. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 10th. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue invested in 6,710 shares or 0.02% of the stock.

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:16

Credit Suisse upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Monday, March 20 report. (COL) to hit $106.13 Price Target in next one year, this mean price is come up through the consensus of analysts. Cetera Advisor Netwr owns 3,949 shares or 0.02% of their USA portfolio. It has a dividend yield of 1.35%. Cacti Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Corp reported 3.25% of its portfolio in Rockwell Collins, Inc .

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:10

U.S. Treasury yields fell as nervousness ahead of France's first round of presidential elections and ongoing geopolitical tensions increased demand for safe-haven U.S. Mixed opinions whether the rally will last, some believe this is the beginning of the steady climb back to pre-Brexit levels while others such as Vasileios Gkionakis, head of global FX strategy at Unicredit Bank believe this rally is short lived and once the French elections conclude -assuming Marine Le Pen does not end ...

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:07

It caught all media organisations in the United Kingdom (UK) offguard, including the establishment's British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), and worldwide organisations. In our view, it is more likely that May is trying to secure political backing in case her hard Brexit plans fail, which, however, would probably end her career as PM instead.

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:06

Incumbent Francois Hollande is not re-running for office. Melenchon, a far-left candidate, has been a little less abrasive. Investors are anxious that if Melenchon is able to maintain this dynamic in the final days of the campaign, he's likely to qualify for the second round of the vote on May 7, where his opponent could turn out to be the the far-right Marine Le Pen who opposes immigration and wants to pull France out of the euro zone.

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:03

The polls are tight, voters are unusually undecided, and the stakes uncomfortably high: this is an election that could remake Europe, or destroy it. Tensions were heightened on Thursday night by a shooting on the Champs-Élysées, a terrorist attack claimed by Islamic State, which killed one policeman.

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:01

Georgia on June 20th". "If we can get over 50 percent in this district, we know we can do that statewide and around the country", Porter said , mocking Republican assertions that Ossoff failed Tuesday by falling short of an outright primary victory.

by | April 22, 2017 | 00:00

Friday's letters warn officials they must provide proof from an attorney that they are following the law or risk losing thousands of dollars in federal grant money that police agencies use to pay for anything from body cameras to bulletproof vests.

by | April 21, 2017 | 23:56

Because the incident aboard United Express Flight 3411 was a systemic problem, the company won't fire anyone in management - including Munoz - or its rank-and-file workers. Dao suffered a concussion, a broken nose and lost two teeth in the incident when Chicago aviation police dragged him off the flight, according to his lawyer Thomas Demetrio.

by | April 21, 2017 | 23:54

The Ministry of Justice said there was now not enough time for the legislation - dubbed a "stealth death tax" by critics - to go through Parliament. That issue remains unresolved and official spokespeople have so far declined to say if the scheme would be resurrected if the prime minister is re-elected with a significant majority, as seems to be broadly expected.

by | April 21, 2017 | 23:48

Community care facilities for the elderly also posted modest losses. "Employment in the province has been on an upward trend since the autumn of 2016, following a strong downward trend which began in 2015", Statistics Canada said in a release .

by | April 21, 2017 | 23:41

The order directs agencies to enforce government rules on excluding foreign contractors from bids for government projects. These sign on executive order is a part of fulfilling his promises which he made in the election campaign a year ago.

by | April 21, 2017 | 23:19

The NSE Nifty inched down by 1.65 points or 0.02 per cent to close at 9,103.50 points, while the BSE Sensex closed at 29,336.57 points - up a mere 17.47 points or 0.06 per cent. HDFC Bank climbed 2.5 percent as the private sector lender reported 18.25 percent annual growth in net profit for the fourth quarter ended March on higher interest and fee income.

by | April 21, 2017 | 23:17

USA oil prices fell almost 4 percent Wednesday, reaching a session low of $50.28 per barrel and marking their biggest daily percentage decline since early March, as inventories posted a less-than-expected decline for the week. Since bottoming at 8.428 million barrels per day in last July, the production in the United States has increased by more than 20,000 barrels per day on an average.

by | April 21, 2017 | 23:08

FGEN's SI was 2.80 million shares in April as released by FINRA. Creative Planning has 3,400 shares for 0% of their portfolio. With 377,400 avg volume, 4 days are for Mohawk Industries Incorporated (NYSE:MHK)'s short sellers to cover MHK's short positions.

by | April 21, 2017 | 23:07

Stifel's Scott Devitt explains it this way: " Netflix ended 1Q:17 with 98.75 million subscribers and noted it expects to eclipse the 100 million subscriber mark this weekend, giving the company around 40 percent of its expected quarterly net adds in just three weeks".

by | April 21, 2017 | 22:53

He was staying at the team's L'Arrivée hotel in Dortmund on the day of the attack and had moved to a room on the top floor, overlooking the street where it took place, prosecutors say. Dortmund police raided two apartments shortly after the blast and took into custody one man, an Iraqi national with Islamic State links who sought asylum in Germany past year.

by | April 21, 2017 | 22:53

The oil price got an early lift from comments by the secretary-general of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries , who said the group was committed to restoring market stability by bringing global inventories down to the industry's five-year average.

by | April 21, 2017 | 22:53

Analysts had expected March's reading to drop by only 0.2%. Compared with March previous year, sales were 1.7% higher, also significantly below analysts' expectations. The ONS expect the drop to shave off 0.1 percentage points from United Kingdom economic growth in the first quarter of this year. It follows separate official figures last month that showed wage growth had slipped down to the rate of inflation, meaning the real terms value of pay for households is not going up.

by | April 21, 2017 | 22:29

The three officers have all been suspended. Call it the new spirit of contrition at United Airlines. While the CEO of the airline called Dao "disruptive and belligerent", the company's shares fell by 6.3% - which was a whopping $1.4-billion in real money.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:59

The number of shares now held by investors is 163.1 Million. The group of consumers also listed Tesla CEO, Elon Musk's, promise that the new hard suite of sensors, fresh computing power, cameras, and sonar would enable true self-driving capability with the help of over-the-air software updates .

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:56

The company's market capitalization is $103.76 billion. The stock's 52-week range is $72.00 to $87.84. Schlumberger N.V. (NASDAQ:SLB) has fallen 3.84% over the past 6 months and is downtrending. The company now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $95.83. In related news, Director Tore I. Sandvold sold 5,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 1st.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:49

O'Reilly is fully committed to supporting our efforts to improve the environment for all our employees at Fox News ". O'Reilly has lost his job at Fo. That certainly could happen, though it probably won't be easy. It seems the network feels the same way because an internal company memo signed by Rupert Murdoch even praised O'Reilly as an accomplished personality in cable news history.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:48

The battle of Vimy Ridge was part of the allies efforts to push the Germans out of France. The battle marked the first time all four Canadian divisions fought together side-by-side during the war, advancing together on the heavily fortified ridge.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:48

Phil Fersht, research firm HfS Research CEO, told ET the order is "very good news" for the IT industry. The MEA spokesperson recalled that the government had agreed with the government of France last year to allow Indian students at Masters level and above to extend their stay in that country for two years.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:47

She said Brexit was one of the leading issues for voters in the town, which had a Lib Dem member of parliament for almost two decades until Maria Caulfield, a former nurse, narrowly won the seat for the Conservatives in 2015. An early vote will also delay Brexit talks. The June 8 election has been dubbed a "Brexit election" but as the speech indicated, Corbyn is keen to convert it into a mandate on the policies of the Theresa May government on issues such as health, funding cuts, ...

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:41

American Petroleum Institute (API) reported that USA markets continue to remain oversupplied though crude inventories slipped by 840,000 barrels in the week up to 14 April to 531.6 million barrels. While more OPEC members are seen ready to extend output cuts, U.S. crude stockpiles dropped from a record. Crude output at major U.S. shale plays is forecast to climb to 5.2 million barrels a day in May, the highest since November 2015, according to the EIA's monthly Drilling Productivity report.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:35

Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and team owner Robert Kraft, whose personal relationships with President Trump has been heavily reported on over the past year, were front and center as the President honored the Super Bowl LI Champs.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:29

But he told the 2,500 sailors: "As all of you know, readiness is the key". While the US and South Korea assert that the anti-missile system is for defense, China believes the USA and South Korea have ulterior motives. and if we have to start looking at sanctions or other actions we will". Mr Pence's speech on the aircraft carrier followed meetings in Tokyo on Tuesday with Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe, where he noted that "all options are on the table".

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:23

Scuderia Ferrari also cruised to 102 points while their closest rival Mercedes have 99 points from the three races. He seemed to have a bit more pace and the gap between me and Sebastian was getting bigger and Lewis was putting pressure on me behind.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:22

Canada's dairy industry was less protectionist than its US counterpart, the ambassador said in the letter. The U.S. president's tough talk on trade was coupled with the signing of a "Buy American-Hire American" executive order created to bolster protectionist U.S.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:14

Trump signed the " Buy America, Hire America" order on Tuesday night during a visit to a tool factory in the USA state of Wisconsin, reported CNN . But the lack of details in the "melted and poured" plan and the administration's penchant to pivot on policy has left some analysts wondering if the order would be implemented, the Denver Post said .

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:05

Increasing U.S. output is undermining attempts by OPEC and other major oil producers to curb output and sustain higher prices on oil market. On Monday, the Energy Information Agency (EIA) said USA shale production in May was set for its biggest monthly increase in more than two years, adding to worries that these increases would undermine efforts of the world's top producers to rein in a glut.

by | April 21, 2017 | 21:04

Last summer the retailer struck a deal with brand management company Bluestar Alliance to develop its wholesale business overseas, where the retailer retains a higher profile than in the U.S. Bebe will pay the consultants $550,000 and an additional fee of 15 percent of the gross proceeds generated from the sale of the furnishings, trade fixtures, equipment and improvements to real property.

by | April 21, 2017 | 20:55

The incident sparked an outrage that was further exacerbated by United CEO Oscar Munoz's form-letter apology and choice of words in his public statement . United's first-quarter financial results shows higher profits than those expected by analysts, which Munoz said gave the company "a lot of confidence about the foundation we're building".