Thursday March 30-th, 2017

US stocks slip further as Apple pushes tech stocks down US stocks slip further as Apple pushes tech stocks down

The U.S. device maker expects to generate revenue of $76 billion-$78 billion (€69.7 billion-€71.5 billion) in the current quarter, more than last year's record quarterly revenue of $75.9 billion. Mac sales declined 14% in the September quarter (Q3 16...

McGinty, Toomey quarrel through final debate in Senate race

Toomey is locked in a fierce fight with Democrat Katie McGinty for his seat in a race that's a top target for Democrats as they seek to regain control of the Senate. A recent WHTM-TV/ABC27 News poll showed Toomey ahead of McGinty by 42 percent to 38...

Samsung begins refunding Note 7 owners in South Korea Samsung begins refunding Note 7 owners in South Korea

Samsung has significantly lowered its profit forecast for the quarter thanks to recall costs and lost sales of the Note 7-down to about $4.6 billion from about $6.8 billion. There have been 96 cases in total since the phone launched in August. ...

Scorching Stocks in Action- McDonald's Corp. (NYSE:MCD), Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) Scorching Stocks in Action- McDonald's Corp. (NYSE:MCD), Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL)

Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating means Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signify Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal. (NYSE:MCD) traded 6.17 Million shares and was closed at $113.57 per share. The ...

AT&T Spying Program Is 'Worse Than Snowden Revelations' AT&T Spying Program Is 'Worse Than Snowden Revelations'

It isn't a partnership , as has been described, but rather an AT&T product that has cost taxpayers millions of dollars. Project Hemisphere is the name given to AT&T's initiative which, according to The Daily Beast , analyzes "trillions of call ...

As Google Fiber scales back, company insists Atlanta will be unaffected As Google Fiber scales back, company insists Atlanta will be unaffected

But the company will be pausing or ending potential but not-yet formalized deployments in Portland, Chicago, Jacksonville, Los Angeles, Oklahoma City, Phoenix, San Diego, San Jose, and Tampa. Google's gigabit-speed Fiber service is now available in...

Belarus ranks 30th in Global Gender Gap Report Belarus ranks 30th in Global Gender Gap Report

Published on Tuesday, the WEF report found that following a dramatic global slowdown in progress, women throughout the world are unlikely to achieve economic equality with men for a further 170 years. The authors also said another challenge to clos...

Indian bank authorities say 3.2 million debit cards hacked

This has come after reports of major data breach, which took place between May and July but was only discovered last month. Among private sector players, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank and Yes Bank have advised customers to change their identity numbers...

Syrian child refugees 'making UK clothes' Syrian child refugees 'making UK clothes'

M&S said its inspections have not found any Syrian refugees working in its supply chain in Turkey but said the BBC investigation was "extremely serious" and "unacceptable". A spokeswoman from Inditex, which owns Zara , said the company had investi...

Manitou Investment Management Ltd. buys $13013218 stake in American Express Company (AXP) Manitou Investment Management Ltd. buys $13013218 stake in American Express Company (AXP)

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) may have great momentum, but how has it been performing relative to the market? Company insiders own 0.78% of the company's stock. On October 21, 2016 E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC ) announced results for i...

Sprint Reported Better than Expected Earnings, Shares down Sprint Reported Better than Expected Earnings, Shares down

Sprint, which has attracted customers by offering its service for half the price of its rivals, added 347,000 postpaid net subscribers-its most-profitable type of customer-for its fifth consecutive positive quarter after several years of losses.

Girl Scouts cookie cereal is a real thing and happening soon Girl Scouts cookie cereal is a real thing and happening soon

Once a year, the Girl Scouts make it okay to eat cookies for lunch and dinner. The Girl Scouts declined to comment. And now finally, the Girl Scouts are expanding their territory. The Girl Scouts' official website lists two varieties of the S'...

Clinton campaign looks toward helping Democrats in close races Clinton campaign looks toward helping Democrats in close races

Forty-five percent overall disapprove strongly, again a high level, if well fewer than strongly disapprove of Trump on the misconduct issue. Trump's support is concentrated heavily among whites without college degrees, who are less likely to say the...

India's Tata Group sacks Cyrus Mistry as chairman

In a rare interview last month, in Tata's in-house magazine, Mistry admitted the challenges facing some of the Tata group companies would "entail hard decisions on pruning the portfolio". According to reports, Mistry's position will be taken over...

Modi joins debate on triple talaq

He urged the people to dedicate messages and send wishes to the jawans because it will strengthen them. Muslims make up more than 13 per cent of the population of India, a secular democracy with a Hindu majority. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Mon...

Banks Battle Slow-Payment Stigma With 19 Embracing Zelle Network Banks Battle Slow-Payment Stigma With 19 Embracing Zelle Network

Zelle will provide an intuitive and user-friendly experience for network bank customers who want to send, request, and split payments with their friends and family. Citigroup Inc did not agree to join until September. Credit union members will also ...

Hanjin Shipping to close its European business very soon Hanjin Shipping to close its European business very soon

Stock markets reacted to the closures by seeing Hanjin stocks end trading 12% lower, at 1,000 won. It hauled 1.27 million 20-foot containers a year ago on the route, accounting for 27 percent of its total 4.62 million. Meanwhile, Hyundai Merchant Mar...

The Price of Oil Could Increase Dramatically

But he cautioned that top oil exporter Saudi Arabia will actually only return to a "normal" production level slightly above 10 million barrels a day after ramping up output to 10.6 million barrels in August - meaning the deal will be a freeze in na...

AT&T is reportedly in talks to buy Time Warner for $80B AT&T is reportedly in talks to buy Time Warner for $80B

The Time Warner deal offers a variety of intriguing possibilities to entice cord cutters, cord shavers and cord nevers. Assuming the deal withstands regulatory scrutiny, many questions surround the new company that comes out of the surprise megamer...

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Friday

A rally for Microsoft Corp. The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI was down 104.61 points, or 0.58 percent, at 18,057.74. The S&P 500 Index (NYSEARCA:SPY) pared losses to finish flat at 2,141.16. Volatility in the markets are expected to increas...

Chelsea humiliates Man United's Mourinho in Stamford Bridge return

Now lying in seventh place in the Premier League table with 14 points, they are already six points adrift of Arsenal and Liverpool, who sit on top of the pile with 20, though with one game more played. Speaking after the game, Mourinho confirmed it w...

Giants' 4 interceptions key in 17-10 win over Rams in London Giants' 4 interceptions key in 17-10 win over Rams in London

Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie - DRC didn't have his strongest game out of the gate, but got better as the minutes ticked off the clock. A week after gaining a career-high 222 yards, WR Odell Beckham Jr . has much to ponder. After getting permission ...

The Industry Responds to SAG-AFTRA Strike Against Activision, EA and Others The Industry Responds to SAG-AFTRA Strike Against Activision, EA and Others

Talks finally broke down this week after three days of negotiations with a federal monitor. Not everyone in the games industry agrees with this analysis, however, with former Infinity Ward Creative Strategist Robert Bowling penning an essay cal...

Florida's unemployment rate 4.7% for fifth straight month

A year ago, the rate was 6.2 percent. Over the course of year, almost 19,000 people have fallen out of the labor force, according to the Labor Dept. According to the Department of Labor, initial claims for unemployment benefits - a sign of layoffs ...

'Suspicious material' found in Devon 'Suspicious material' found in Devon

The find comes after a 19-year-old man was arrested yesterday following a dramatic swoop by police in Holloway Road. "Whilst there, officers found an item they deemed suspicious". "As a precaution, properties within Tudor Road will be evacuated whi...

United Nations rights council backs inquiry into Aleppo 'slaughterhouse'

However, the United Nations said the lack of security in the city, as rebel fighters refused to abide by the truce meant proposed deliveries of medical and humanitarian supplies into Aleppo could not go ahead. Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov...

United Kingdom may pay $6 billion for European Union trade post-Brexit, report says

Late Tuesday, the government accepted an opposition Labour Party motion that called for "full and transparent debate on the government's plan for leaving the European Union". She said "we should be holding our heads in shame" that Nottingham Univer...

Camel could join Lucky Strike in $47B cigarette mega merger

The merger would bring together some of the tobacco industry's best-known brands , including Lucky Strike, Rothmans, Dunhill and Camel cigarettes. For Reynolds American, fiscal-year 2015 revenue and net income came in at $10.7 billion and $3.3 bil...

Social Security Administration announces large increase in 2017 wage base Social Security Administration announces large increase in 2017 wage base

Americans who receive social security heard news this week that there will be a meager increase in their monthly checks for 2017. Because the complex formulas that factor the increase to Social Security into Medicare, almost 30 percent of Medicar...

Chesapeake Energy Corp. (CHK) Earns Neutral Rating from Citigroup Inc

Chesapeake Energy Corp. The business earned $1.62 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.91 billion. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE: CHK ) is due to report its Earnings on Thursday 3 Nov (In 14 Days). USA stocks clo...

Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. (NYSE:MMP) Updated Broker Price Targets Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. (NYSE:MMP) Updated Broker Price Targets

Fifth Third Bancorp now owns 26,583 shares of the company's stock worth $442,000 after buying an additional 4,505 shares during the period. The firm has a SMA 50 (Simple Moving Average) of $70.08 and a SMA 200-(Simple Moving Average) of $71.09.

Moyes says he is under same pressure as Guardiola

According to Luke Edwards of The Telegraph , Moyes is a big admirer of Brady, whose versatility could be useful at the Stadium of Light. I liked Everton a lot but their fans were so partisan. "I am fire-fighting too but I have to look at it more l...

British American Tobacco offers to buy Reynolds in $47B deal

The tobacco giant, which already owns 42.2% of Reynolds , has offered $55.5 per share for the outstanding 57.8%. Guy Ellison, head of United Kingdom equities at Investec Wealth & Investment, said: "The timing is a surprise, but the strategic ratio...

Watch Tom Cruise Recreate His Classic Movie Moments With James Corden

She is Maj. Susan Turner, played by Cobie Mulders, head of the military police. If Jack and the girl planned a romantic dinner, the hero discovers that she was arrested for treason. Reacher doesn't need help-not even to break out of prison. "She is ...

Union Pacific 3Q profit falls 13 percent as shipments slow Union Pacific 3Q profit falls 13 percent as shipments slow

From 2006-2015, Union Pacific invested approximately $33 billion in its network and operations to support America's transportation infrastructure. They now have a United States dollars 44 price target on the stock. In other Union Pacific Corp. ne...

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