Tuesday June 27-th, 2017

Feds see bigger deficits over 5 years Feds see bigger deficits over 5 years

The statement contained very little in new spending in the next five years, as is typical for a fall update of the country's economic outlook. But the government is no longer building in the $6 billion contingency it included last spring, meaning the...

Wall St. dips on election jitters, weak oil

Stocks were on pace for a seventh consecutive day of losses on Wednesday, as worries over the USA presidential election and weaker oil prices shook investor confidence. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 1.79 percent from 1.83 percent the...

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

Comcast Corporation Entertainment - Diversified holds an EPS of 3.29 that demonstrates an EPS growth this year at 1.40%. It has underperformed by 1.92% the S&P500. The company has Weekly Volatility of 5.36%% and Monthly Volatility of 5.27%%. (NASDAQ:...

Bill Murray gives ticketless Cubs fan World Series seat Bill Murray gives ticketless Cubs fan World Series seat

I'm not sure why she thought this would work because when in the history of the World Series has that ever worked, but whatever. Disappointed, she turned away from the ticket window and noticed Murray walking by. Namely, a free ticket. for a seat l...

Time Warner's sale to AT&T obscures future hurdles Time Warner's sale to AT&T obscures future hurdles

During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.25 earnings per share. Gabelli Funds LLC's holdings in Time Warner were worth $91,697,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The owner of TV channels like HBO and TBS as well as Warner ...

Covered California Open Enrollment Begins Amid Rising Rates Covered California Open Enrollment Begins Amid Rising Rates

December 15 is the last day to make changes for those who want their 2017 coverage to begin on New Year's Day, but changes with later start dates can still be made through January 31. That's something she's had to do as a result of the Affordable Car...

Noticeable Price Move: Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)

Analysts have consensus one year price target of $231.79. Robert W. Baird reaffirmed an outperform rating and issued a $338.00 target price on shares of Tesla Motors in a research report on Tuesday, July 5th. Readers should not consider this as a...

FBN Securities Reaffirms FBN Securities Reaffirms "Sector Perform" Rating for Juniper Networks Inc. (JNPR)

Juniper Networks makes up approximately 0.42% of Insight 2811's portfolio. BMO Capital Markets analysts reiterated its Market Perform rating on Juniper Networks Inc. The stock volatility for week was 3.22% while for month was 2.31%.The stock, as...

Bank of England governor to extend term by year to 2019

There are question marks over whether the one-year extension announced on Monday will still leave Britain looking more exposed than it otherwise would be to nervous financial markets as it goes through a two-year period of talks on leaving the EU.

The Truth About Starbucks's New Green Cups The Truth About Starbucks's New Green Cups

Starbucks' press materials say the cup "represents the connections we have as a community, it's meant to be a symbol of unity , and encourage us to be good to each other". Starbucks adding a new color to ring in the holidays this year. The cup...

Newspaper deal falls apart as Gannett gives up on Tronc

It sank more than 29 percent in premarket trade immediately after Gannett (GCI)'s announcement. Newspapers' print ad revenues have been falling for years, and growth in digital ads and online-only subscriptions has not been enough to offset that....

The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:PNC)

PNC Financial Services Group Inc closed down -0.33 points or -0.35% at $95.1 with 25,92,981 shares getting traded on Friday. In the past 5 years, the stock has earnings growth rate of 6.01% per annum while the Upcoming 5 year's earnings growth rate ...

Spelthorne Borough Council welcomes backing of third runway at Heathrow

This is just one of a series of major infrastructure investments that will create jobs and opportunities for every part of the UK. The Department for Transport claims a new runway will bring economic benefits worth up to £61 billion. Ministers als...

New Mass Pike gantries record 200000-plus transactions in first 10 hours New Mass Pike gantries record 200000-plus transactions in first 10 hours

MassDots electronic tolling system is now live which means cash will no longer be an option to pay for tolls on the Mass turnpike. Demolition of the toll booths along Route 90 also started, accompanied by warnings from the Department of Transportatio...

Hundreds pink-slipped at Twitter as firm moves to staunch losses Hundreds pink-slipped at Twitter as firm moves to staunch losses

The company's net loss fell to 15 cents a share , compared to predictions of 19 cents a share. The cuts focus "primarily on reorganizing the company's sales, partnerships, and marketing efforts, is meant to create greater focus and efficiency to ena...

Bulldozers level French migrant camp, new life for residents

On Thursday morning, volunteers said "at least 100 children" were queuing for a registration process which had been ended on Wednesday. Almost 5,600 people have been moved to reception centres since Monday, the government said (in French).

Early voting: More good signs for Clinton in key states Early voting: More good signs for Clinton in key states

Still, more people are effectively voting earlier in the Wiregrass by casting absentee ballots. Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 8, is the deadline to return your absentee ballot. Democrats have also improved their position in Colorado and Arizona compa...

Dreamworld tragedy prompts safety audit of Queensland's theme parks Dreamworld tragedy prompts safety audit of Queensland's theme parks

Workplace inspectors descended upon Dreamworld yesterday in the first step of a government response to Tuesday's accident in which four people died on the Thunder River Rapids ride . The audits should be finished by the end of November. Ms Gra...

Fired Wells Fargo Employees Allege Attempts To Blow The Whistle Fired Wells Fargo Employees Allege Attempts To Blow The Whistle

He said Stumpf chose to step down because he "believed his leadership had become a distraction". In their letter, the trio held Wells Fargo responsible for the practices that led to the scandal. One way to do that: advertising. Shares of Wells...

Health law consumers face least choice in program's history

Most people re-enrolling will see their premiums drop 20 percent, the president claimed. Even in describing the same concept, a much larger majority (70 percent) favored the idea of “creating a public health insurance option to compete with private ...

Obama to return to Florida to help Clinton get out the vote Obama to return to Florida to help Clinton get out the vote

The US election season isn't over yet but these women are ready for the next one. "She will never run for office", Mr Obama said. "I wish I didn't have to say this, but indeed dignity and respect for women and girls is also on the ballot this ele...

Hull's 6th straight loss after captain's own goal at Watford Hull's 6th straight loss after captain's own goal at Watford

Hull will be without suspended striker Adama Diomande for their Premier League game at Watford after opting not to appeal against his charge of violent conduct. "He gives us all the information that we need to know before the game, every player kno...

Exxon Mobil quarterly profit drops by $1.59 billion Exxon Mobil quarterly profit drops by $1.59 billion

XOM was trading -8.26% below its 52-week high and 24.67% above its 52-week low. Looking at more recent performance, the stock is now -4.12% apart from its 50 day high and 4.13% apart from the 50 day low. Shareholders of record on Thursday, Novembe...

'We've Joked About When Are We Going to Go Off the Runway'

One of the runways reopened soon after the landing Thursday night. Pence will resume his normal schedule Friday using a different plane, the aide said. The plane was stopped by a crushable type of concrete runway that arrested the aircraft's moveme...

Electric-car maker Tesla plans to sell solar roof tiles too Electric-car maker Tesla plans to sell solar roof tiles too

He said that when a house has these the "installed cost is less than a normal roof and the cost of electricity". Musk noted that electric cars in the past 'didn't look good. The missing link in that scenario is battery storage. The new Powe...

Dreamworld won't open until funerals - CEO Dreamworld won't open until funerals - CEO

On Friday, she attended a private memorial by Dreamworld staff and promised afterward to take care of the victims' families. Two women and two men were killed at a theme park on Australia's popular Gold Coast yesterday, with witnesses saying everyo...

AT&T reaches deal to buy Time Warner for $85.4bn AT&T reaches deal to buy Time Warner for $85.4bn

And secondly, whether AT&T will favour its own content over others that it's carrying. Cash-rich telecoms companies such as AT&T are facing a crisis as their wireless businesses reach maturity and fixed-line income continues to erode. "If you loo...

No output deal yet for OPEC, Non-OPEC No output deal yet for OPEC, Non-OPEC

Officials and experts from OPEC countries and non-OPEC nations including Azerbaijan, Brazil, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Oman and Russian Federation met for consultations in Vienna on Saturday and only agreed to meet again in November before a scheduled re...

Lack of choice in health insurance markets a growing problem

She says the reason people here have more options is because the state does not depend exclusively on large nationally-known insurers. On the heels of the Obama administration revealing Affordable Care Act insurance coverage will increase in cost b...

UPS to buy 14 Boeing freighter planes UPS to buy 14 Boeing freighter planes

Offering freighter solutions to the cargo operators, the 747-8 aircraft enables 16% more revenue cargo volume than Boeing 747-400F aircraft, and reduces noise around an airport by 30% compared with its predecessor. With an increase in demand for bu...

CenturyLink could buy Level 3 for $50 billion CenturyLink could buy Level 3 for $50 billion

Do all these arguments in favor of a merger between Level 3 Communications and CenturyLink make sense? The combination of CenturyLink and Level 3 will bring scale, and that's a critical element for being competitive in that market, both commercia...

Swiss bank UBS in Hong Kong investigation for IPO work Swiss bank UBS in Hong Kong investigation for IPO work

Group net profit fell to 827 million francs from 2.1 billion francs in the year-ago quarter, which benefited from a net tax benefit of 1.3 billion francs. UBS said Hong Kong's regulator was investigating the bank's role as sponsor of some initial pub...

Lufthansa cancels 100s of flights at budget unit Eurowings Lufthansa cancels 100s of flights at budget unit Eurowings

German airline Lufthansa has canceled hundreds of flights at its budget unit Eurowings, affecting some 40,000 passengers, because of a strike by cabin crew. However, management said it offered all Eurowings Germany flight attendants not only substant...

Police begin arresting pipeline protesters in North Dakota

About 269 arrests have been made for trespassing, rioting, reckless endangerment and resisting arrest since the protest began August 10, about half of those last weekend after demonstrators charged a police line at the construction site and chained t...

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...

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