Economy

Economy Overspeed focus in Amtrak derailment
Author: 0 Overspeed focus in Amtrak derailment

The engineer and a conductor who was "familiarizing himself with the territory" were in the cab of the locomotive, but both were injured and investigators haven't had a chance to interview them yet. The bridge is outside the Lakewood city limits. NTSB estimates they will be on scene investigating for a week or more. Five cars had been removed by cranes brought to the accident scene.

Author: 0 AAR Corp. (AIR) Consensus EPS Estimates

The stock of Aar Corporation (NYSE:AIR) registered an increase of 0.53% in short interest. 2,612,484 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,206,026. The P/E ratio is one of the most common ratios used for figuring out whether a company is overvalued or undervalued. The industrial products company reported $0.46 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.46.

Economy Walmart gives back with 'Shop with a Cop' event
Author: 0 Walmart gives back with 'Shop with a Cop' event

After shopping, the kids and cops went to dinner at Chick-Fil-A. Through generous donations from many sponsors and vendors, WALMART provided each family with 2 bags of food items, a turkey and a live Christmas tree this year. "A lot of times when people call you it's the worst day for them but if you can come here and do something good for them, that's what really matters".

Economy Time to Buy Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA) After Today's Huge Increase?
Author: 0 Time to Buy Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA) After Today's Huge Increase?

Blackrock Inc Com now has $83.05B valuation. The stock increased 0.41% or $0.55 during the last trading session, reaching $133.79. About 115,701 shares traded. will post 1.94 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. It has underperformed by 17.58% the S&P500. Now we will discuss the financial strength of Discovery Communications, Inc .

Economy With Prime Now available across Triangle, Amazon provides speedy holiday deliveries
Author: 0 With Prime Now available across Triangle, Amazon provides speedy holiday deliveries

Many of those must-have items this holiday season are on the shelves and ready for one-hour delivery. "We're delivering everywhere from Brown Deer, south to Oak Creek", said Law. "If you think about the physical world, there are lots of different ways that consumers shop for products", she said, providing reasoning for running multiple, separate delivery businesses that include selections of groceries and food.

Economy Gasoline drives Nov. Canada inflation rate to highest since January
Author: 0 Gasoline drives Nov. Canada inflation rate to highest since January

Bets in the markets of an increase in January rose to 52.8 per cent from 37.9 per cent ahead of the data, while a March hike was almost fully priced in. Two of the Bank of Canada's three preferred measures of core inflation, created to look through the noise of more-volatile items like gasoline, strengthened last month.

Economy Boeing Held Takeover Talks With Brazilian Aircraft Maker Embraer
Author: 0 Boeing Held Takeover Talks With Brazilian Aircraft Maker Embraer

Chicago-based Boeing slid less than 1 percent to $297.13. Embraer , however is highly prized by the Brazilian government, which would have to sign off on the deal. Any deal would need to be approved by the Brazilian government. Mr Temer's policies contrast with those of the Workers Party that governed from 2003 until 2016, placing an emphasis on state-led development and "national champions" in strategic industries.

Author: 0 Ryanair regrets 'unnecessary' four hour German strike threat

The decision by one of Europe's largest airlines to deal with unions after years of opposition follows threatened pre-Christmas strike action by Irish-based pilots , which was called off earlier this week. " Ryanair has this morning written to the Impact union confirming in writing that it is recognising Impact and its Ryanair company pilot council", the carrier said in a statement.

Economy Commerce Department sides with Boeing on CSeries tariff
Author: 0 Commerce Department sides with Boeing on CSeries tariff

If the ITC finds in Boeing's favour the tariffs will be applied. "The United States is committed to a free, fair and reciprocal trade and will always stand up for American workers and companies being harmed by unfair imports", Ross said.

Economy Twitter Adds Support For Two-Factor Authentication Via Third-Party Apps
Author: 0 Twitter Adds Support For Two-Factor Authentication Via Third-Party Apps

Third party apps like Authy , Google Authenticator , and 1Password work independently of carrier and location and instead generate codes offline that let you use two-factor authentication. Authentication apps are harder to swipe, and can follow you even if you change numbers or lose access to your phone. Click on profile icon on Twitter account and then click " Settings and privacy ".

Economy 3GPP declares first 5G NR spec complete
Author: 0 3GPP declares first 5G NR spec complete

The introduction of an intermediate standard on the way to 5G was decided in March this year , as a way to accelerate the roll-out of the next mobile network generation. The over-the-air interoperability development testing was "conducted for lower layer data connections operating at both 3.5 GHz and 28 GHz bands". Marachel Knight, SVP technology planning and engineering for AT&T, mentioned the tests in a blog post : "We were able to be part of the first standards-based 5G ...

Author: 0 EPS for International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Expected At $5.16

It has underperformed by 15.67% the S&P500. Walter & Keenan Financial Consulting Company decreased its stake in International Business Machs ( IBM ) by 45.27% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Kentucky Retirement Sys Insur Trust Fund owns 7,016 shares or 0.14% of their U.S. portfolio. Haverford Tru reported 0.09% stake. International Business Machines Corporation provides information technology services and products worldwide.

Economy Kaepernick wants in on Diddy's effort to buy the Panthers
Author: 0 Kaepernick wants in on Diddy's effort to buy the Panthers

Kaepernick wrote on Twitter. "I will immediately address the Colin Kaepernick situation and put him in the running for next year's starting quarterback", Combs said . The Sports Illustrated report described alleged "significant" monetary settlements with at least four former Carolina Panthers employees as a result of inappropriate workplace comments and conduct by Richardson.

Author: 0 General Mills stock jumps after revenue beat, raised outlook

LLC now owns 4,781 shares of the company's stock valued at $282,000 after acquiring an additional 1,073 shares during the last quarter. AE Wealth Management LLC's holdings in General Mills were worth $677,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Economy Eagle-Eyed Viewers Got Surprise From Musk on Twitter
Author: 0 Eagle-Eyed Viewers Got Surprise From Musk on Twitter

Some believe Musk was aiming to recruit Carmack , which wouldn't be unheard of; however, the Facebook exec attempted to quell suspicions without directly addressing Musk's tweet. Instead, what they got was an example of Musk's sense of humor. It's one of two secret recordings that can be found by calling phone numbers hidden in the game.

Economy Indiana Hotel Sued After Charging $350 From Guest Who Left Negative Review
Author: 0 Indiana Hotel Sued After Charging $350 From Guest Who Left Negative Review

But in real life, it was a different story. She said the room smelled like sewage, the water pressure was weak and the air conditioner was broken . . "They never gave me any paperwork", Arthur said. A representative for the hotel said a new owner took ownership of the hotel in January, and she is not aware of the lawsuit.

Economy AT&T giving $1000 bonus to employees after tax reform bill is signed
Author: 0 AT&T giving $1000 bonus to employees after tax reform bill is signed

AT&T said Wednesday it will give 200,000 of its USA employees a $1,000 bonus once the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is signed into law - a move President Trump touted in a speech after Congress passed the massive tax cut bill. Last month, Stephenson blasted the Department of Justice over its plans to sue to block his company's $84.5 billion takeover of Time Warner . "It's the single-most important thing we can do to drive innovation, support quality jobs and accelerate capital investment in our ...

Economy US Existing Home Sales Jump To Nearly 11-Year High In November
Author: 0 US Existing Home Sales Jump To Nearly 11-Year High In November

In California, the statewide median sales price for single-family existing homes in October was $546,430; in MA, it was $375,000; in Maryland, it was $281,466; and in NY, it was $249,900. The share of first-time buyers fell three percentage points to 29 percent while the share of all-cash sales rose two points to 22 percent. The PHLX housing index .HGX was trading higher in line with a broadly firmer stock market.

Author: 0 $0.46 EPS Expected for Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

About 16.30M shares traded. It has outperformed by 41.94% the S&P500. Riverpark Advisors Llc increased its stake in Dollar Tree Inc (DLTR) by 30.08% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Baird. JP Morgan has "Overweight" rating and $28.5 target. (NYSE:ED) rating on Monday, October 24. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of BAC in report on Tuesday, January 3 with "Equal Weight" rating.

Author: 0 (GILD) Stake Decreased by Penn Davis Mcfarland Inc

Grisanti Management Limited Liability Company has invested 3.27% in Gilead Sciences, Inc . The stock increased 3.23% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $7.34. Mai Cap Mgmt owns 23,216 shares. Canandaigua Bank & Trust And Trust holds 0.51% or 35,386 shares in its portfolio. A lower number would indicate that the company has been undervalued, where its stock is relatively low-priced in connection to its free cash flow.

Author: 0 Bombardier had 'billions of dollars in subsidies' claims Boeing

In October, it slapped a 300 percent tariff on the Bombardier C-Series jets. A representative for Bombardier said Boeing was making lots of money and with its 737 orders backlogged there are no signs of any difficulty for the plane maker.

Economy Atlanta airport loses power, trapping travelers in planes and terminals
Author: 0 Atlanta airport loses power, trapping travelers in planes and terminals

The Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement that the power outage impacted the airport's terminals, but the control tower did not lose power. "Still on plane for going on 5th hour", tweeted Anthony Foxx, former transportation secretary under president Barack Obama. The utility said that there are "many redundant systems in place" to ensure the power supply to the airport and that such outages at the airport "are very rare".

Economy Wall St jumps on tax-cut hopes, M&A flurry
Author: 0 Wall St jumps on tax-cut hopes, M&A flurry

Wall Street dipped on Tuesday ahead of a vote on a bill to overhaul the USA tax system, with a pullback in technology stocks leading the declines after two strong session of gains on hopes that Congress will vote in favor of the bill. Shares of Amplify Snack soared above 70 percent to $11.99 after Hershey said it would buy the SkinnyPop popcorn maker in a $1.6 billion deal. Altria rose 1.7 percent after Berenberg upgraded the stock saying a lower tax rate would boost the tobacco company's ...

Economy Penn National Gaming strikes $2.8B deal to buy competitor
Author: 0 Penn National Gaming strikes $2.8B deal to buy competitor

Pinnacle shareholders will receive $20 in cash and 0.42 shares of Penn National common stock for each Pinnacle share. That reflects a 36 percent premium for Pinnacle shareholders based on Pinnacle's closing price of $21.86 and Penn National's closing price of $22.91 on October 4, 2017, according to the companies.

Author: 0 Adobe Systems (ADBE) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research

Mirae Asset Glob Investments Company holds 0.62% in Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE ) or 253,531 shares. Euclidean Technologies Management Llc who had been investing in Tech Data Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $3.76B market cap company.

Economy Ola acquires Foodpanda's India business, to invest United States dollars 200 mn
Author: 0 Ola acquires Foodpanda's India business, to invest United States dollars 200 mn

While the companies did not disclose the details of the deal size, sources have pegged the stock-based acquisition at under $50 million. The collaboration between India's largest online platform and a global leader in online food delivery, unlocks the power of a partnership that will help Foodpanda India grow as the most preferred online food delivery service in the country, a company release issued here said.

Economy Travel in SWFL impacted by power outage at Atlanta airport
Author: 0 Travel in SWFL impacted by power outage at Atlanta airport

Come nightfall, power still had not been restored at the airport. He said it's unknown how the fire was started but there is no evidence to suggest it was caused deliberately. The believe it was sparked by a switch-gear that failed, grounding more than 1,000 flights in Atlanta . Sunday, and that airport officials are working with Georgia Power to identify the cause.

Economy United Kingdom embassy worker found dead in Lebanon
Author: 0 United Kingdom embassy worker found dead in Lebanon

It is believed Ms Dykes had been at a colleague's leaving party in the Gemmayzeh district of Beirut on Friday night. The ugly face of life is when someone dedicates her life to working for peace and stability in the world gets murdered in such brutality ...

Economy Facebook admits it can make people feel worse
Author: 0 Facebook admits it can make people feel worse

This set of blog posts aims to address concerns that social media broadly, and Facebook specifically, might be having a negative impact on society. "In general, when people spend a lot of time passively consuming information - reading but not interacting with people - they report feeling worse afterward".

Economy Oil costs rise on North Sea pipeline outage, however…
Author: 0 Oil costs rise on North Sea pipeline outage, however…

The American oil service company Baker Hughes reported that for the week ended on December 15, drilling rigs in the USA were reduced by one unit, or by 0.1percent to 930 units. Earlier, OPEC predicted crude output in Azerbaijan to decrease by 0.06 million barrels per day in 2017 as compared to 2016. United States production C-OUT-T-EIA has soared 16 percent since mid-2016 to 9.8 million bpd, approaching the output of top producers Saudi Arabia's 10 million bpd and Russia's 11 million ...

Economy Sarah Palin's Son Jailed After Attacking Gun-Toting Father
Author: 0 Sarah Palin's Son Jailed After Attacking Gun-Toting Father

As cops were responding, they got an update that Track had broken through a window at the Palin house and was assaulting his father, Todd . 'Given the nature of actions addressed last night by law enforcement and the charges involved, the Palins are unable to comment further, ' said Sarah and Todd's lawyer John Tiemessen .

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