Finance

United Kingdom inflation rate falls to 2.7%

United Kingdom inflation rate falls to 2.7% British inflation is running at more than double the rate in Germany and France. Though inflation has eased back, many economists think that the Bank of England will raise interest rates again in May, as prices are still rising more than it wants - the bank is tasked with keeping inflation close to 2 percent. [Full Article...]

Dog sent overseas from OR by mistake returned to Kansas family

Dog sent overseas from OR by mistake returned to Kansas family They are yet to come forward to identify themself. United Airlines released a statement apologizing and taking full responsibility for the incident. The Great Dane had been destined for Japan , but baggage handlers mistakenly switched the two dogs in Denver. The 10-year-old pup was supposed to have flown with his family on a United Airlines flight from OR to Kansas, but got mixed up with ... [Full Article...]

First day of spring means free Rita's water ice!

First day of spring means free Rita's water ice! It's the first day of spring and that means free Italian ice at Rita's. The victor will be the contestant who posts the best excuse to ditch daily responsibilities to visit Rita's on Tuesday for a free ice. Dairy Queen is using this event as an excuse for giving away free ice cream cones , while Rita's is handing out its signature Italian ices free of charge today as well. [Full Article...]

How Many Vesuvius plc (LON:VSVS)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

Citigroup reiterated a sell rating and issued a GBX 87 ($1.20) target price on shares of Serco Group in a report on Wednesday, January 10th. Canaccord Genuity reinitiated Volution Group plc (LON:FAN) on Thursday, January 21 with "Buy" rating. [Full Article...]

Intel Corp (INTC) Shareholder Bp Plc Lifted Holding by $8.25 Million

Rowland & Company Investment Counsel who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $903.28B market cap company. The company was maintained on Friday, October 30 by UBS. On Thursday, January 14 the stock rating was initiated by SunTrust with "Neutral". As per Wednesday, September 13, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. [Full Article...]

Bucharest keeps low European Union ranking in worldwide quality of living survey

Bucharest keeps low European Union ranking in worldwide quality of living survey Mercer conducts the survey annually to help "enable multinational companies and other organisations to compensate employees fairly when placing them on global assignments". Mercer released the rankings for sanitation separately this year, putting Auckland in fifth place and Wellington closely following in sixth place. "Companies need to consider these factors in their value proposition to both t... [Full Article...]

Markets Right Now: Tech stocks lead market lower at midday

Markets Right Now: Tech stocks lead market lower at midday In 1.45pm trading in NY, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 1.6 percent, while the Nasdaq Composite Index gave up 2.3 percent. Facebook shares tumbled 6.8 percent as Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg faced calls from both USA and European lawmakers to explain how a consultancy that worked on President Donald Trump's election campaign gained access to data on 50 million Facebook users. [Full Article...]

Pedestrian killed by autonomous auto

Pedestrian killed by autonomous auto That day arrived much sooner than the automotive and technology industries reckoned. "Uber is assisting and this is still an active investigation", Liliana Duran, a Tempe police spokesman, said in an emailed statement. The Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration dispatched a special crash investigation team. The California-based company has also gone on to... [Full Article...]

Gold futures slip 0.16 per cent on global cues

Gold futures slip 0.16 per cent on global cues United States gold futures for April delivery dropped 0.2 per cent to $1,315.80 per ounce. "I think the overall economic recovery is good enough forthe (U.S.) central bank to consider a faster pace ofnormalization of monetary policies", said Mark To, head ofresearch at Hong Kong'sWing Fung Financial Group. [Full Article...]

Pussy Riot Shares New Putin Protest Song "ELECTIONS"

Pussy Riot Shares New Putin Protest Song Putin starts his late-autumnal presidential term without a single foreign policy achievement or initiative. The poll covered 161,000 respondents at 1,200 precincts in 68 Russian provinces and had a margin of error of no more than 3.5%. Putin's most serious rival, opposition leader Alexei Navalny, was barred from running because of a fraud conviction widely seen as politically motivated. [Full Article...]

Happy Gudi Padwa 2018: How Maharashtra is celebrating the new year

Happy Gudi Padwa 2018: How Maharashtra is celebrating the new year In a message, Mr Kovind said, the festivals reflect the nation's diversity and unity. On this special occasion, people decorate their homes with attractive garlands made of flower and mango leaves and also make colorful rangoli at their doorstep. [Full Article...]

Channel 4's Gender Pay Report Reveals Pay Gap Of 28

Channel 4's Gender Pay Report Reveals Pay Gap Of 28 Channel 4 said its pay gap - the difference in the average hourly pay of all men and all women across the organisation - was due the "large number of women" working at its lower-paid levels. There are almost twice as many women as men in lower paid roles at Channel 4. The median gender pay gap at Channel 4 is 24.2 per cent with a 28.6 median bonus gap. [Full Article...]

World's Dumbest Shoplifters Literally Run Into The Police At Costco

World's Dumbest Shoplifters Literally Run Into The Police At Costco Police officers positioned themselves at the store's emergency exit and surprised the thieves when they tried to make their getaway. Then, he described the moment just before the two additional suspects burst onto the scene. The two women were taken into custody on suspicion of theft. Police said the group is believed to have stolen items from another Costco earlier that same day. [Full Article...]

Hawaii Toys R Us stores to close in May; 48 employees warned

Hawaii Toys R Us stores to close in May; 48 employees warned Toys R Us filed for bankruptcy protection in September and announced a major restructuring deal in January amid slumping sales. The company has said that a firm timeline has yet to be determined. The company says it will maintain its online registries and web store for the next "few weeks", Brandon said. The Better Business Bureau in Springfield says that's what many Toys R Us customers have f... [Full Article...]

IBM built a computer that's smaller than a grain of salt

IBM built a computer that's smaller than a grain of salt IBM is set to unveil the world's smallest computer at the company's flagship conference, IBM Think 2018 on March 19, according to a report on Mashable . Blockchain technology-familiar to most people as the underpinning of the Bitcoin cryptocurrency-involves storing records in ledgers that are resistant to tampering. [Full Article...]

GKN takover bid heats up: Now Dana offers secondary London listing

GKN takover bid heats up: Now Dana offers secondary London listing That has raised fears that GKN could be broken up and sold to overseas owners. GKN chairman Mike Turner said: "The comments from Airbus that stress the need for long-term investment and strategic vision in our industry emphasise our firmly held belief that Melrose is not an appropriate owner of GKN". [Full Article...]

Stock Can't Reverse The Downward Trend: Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE)

Stock Can't Reverse The Downward Trend: Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) The volume of 0.08 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 52.25 Million shares. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Daiwa Securities Group Inc decreased its stake in Yelp (YELP) by 93.61% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. [Full Article...]

(ORCL) Shares Bought by Greenwood Capital Associates LLC

(ORCL) Shares Bought by Greenwood Capital Associates LLC It has underperformed by 2.62% the S&P500. Busey reported 1.3% stake. "During FY17, I forecast double-digit non-GAAP earnings per share growth for FY18", said Oracle CEO, Safra Catz. GAAP Net Loss was $4.0B and GAAP Loss Per Share was $0.98Because of a one-time net charge totaling $6.9B related to the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Suffolk Cap Ltd accumulated 1.67% or 261,507 shares. [Full Article...]

Scottish flights cancelled due to heavy snowfall

Scottish flights cancelled due to heavy snowfall The Met Office has been forced to issue new "danger to life" warnings as the cold snap sweeps in, bringing bitterly cold temperatures, snow showers and gusty winds. And a yellow warning for snow and ice in force for the entire day covers almost the whole of Britain. "Make sure you keep your distance and reduce your speed if you need to travel because, even in conditions that seem normal and wh... [Full Article...]

Kroger announces plans to phase out magazines that feature assault rifles

Kroger announces plans to phase out magazines that feature assault rifles Fred Meyer now says it will quit selling firearms and ammunition altogether. In its release Friday, the company did not give a timeline for when stores would stop selling firearms. Fred Meyer said its firearms category represents just $7 million in annual sales and added that "sales continue to decline". The company linked the decision to the February 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Dougl... [Full Article...]


« Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178  Next »