Economy

Economy Maruti Suzuki to strengthen play in compact vehicle segment with new Swift
Author: 0 Maruti Suzuki to strengthen play in compact vehicle segment with new Swift

The Indo-Japanese outfit has now confirmed that it will launch the third generation Swift hatchback at the Auto Expo scheduled in the beginning of February. The boot space at 268 litres is up by 58 litres and offers more practicality thanks to 60:40 split seats. The front fascia of the vehicle has been revamped with a new single-frame grille, and bug like headlamps instead of the angular ones seen on the previous model.

Economy Raleigh one of 20 finalists for second Amazon headquarters
Author: 0 Raleigh one of 20 finalists for second Amazon headquarters

Amazon announced the short list in an early morning tweet, but didn't offer many other details other than the other cities that made the short list. Amazon says it reviewed 238 proposals from across the United States, Canada and Mexico to host a second headquarters, after its home in Seattle . In all, more than 200 bids were submitted, the company said Thursday.

Author: 0 Raises Capital & Counties Properties PLC (CAPC) Price Target to GBX 300

The SI to Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's float is 4.63%. About 281,407 shares traded. It is down 0.00% since January 17, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 19.08% the S&P500. On Monday, January 9 the stock rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with "Buy". Analysts await Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (NASDAQ:SIMO) to report earnings on January, 22.

Economy Whitbread's UK Q3 comparable gross sales rise zero.three pc
Author: 0 Whitbread's UK Q3 comparable gross sales rise zero.three pc

There was no immediate comment from Whitbread whose other brands include the Premier Inn budget hotel chain. However Self-serve Costa Express machines helped keep total sales ticking over for the firm with total revenue from them up 20 per cent in the quarter with more than 1,000 of the "on-the-go" machines installed in nine months previous year.

Economy Council Meet: Congress wants petroleum products under GST
Author: 0 Council Meet: Congress wants petroleum products under GST

Punjab Finance Minister and Congress leader Manpreet Singh Badal said GST was projected as a regime that would usher in growth, but its "flawed" implementation had resulted in a fall in GDP and created an "economic mess". Explained | E-way bill: What is this system, how will it work? The Council has recommended that the taxpayers with annual turnover below Rs. 1.5 crores may file only a quarterly return, while filing of a monthly return by all other categories be continued.

Author: 0 Occidental Petroleum (OXY) Given a $79.00 Price Target at Mizuho

The institutional investor held 16,108 shares of the specialty foods company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.76 million, down from 24,633 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Jpmorgan Chase & reported 0.01% of its portfolio in The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY). Is Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) Cheap From Peers? Orleans Capital La holds 22,750 shares.

Author: 0 Blackhawk Network Holdings, Inc. (HAWK) Coverage Initiated at Guggenheim

The projected growth estimate for the next quarter is 27.8 percent. Penn Capital Management Co. The leverage ratio can measure how much of a company's capital comes from debt. Trading volume is a hugely important consideration for any investor. Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day.

Economy Emirates tentatively signs for up to 36 A380s
Author: 0 Emirates tentatively signs for up to 36 A380s

We will continue to work closely with Airbus to further enhance the aircraft and onboard product, so as to offer our passengers the best possible experience. Emirates said it was evaluating engine options. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed al-Maktoum, chairman and chief executive of the Emirates Airline, signed the memorandum of understanding (MoU) earlier Thursday with John Leahy, chief operating officer customers of Airbus Commercial Aircraft, at the airlines' headquarters in Dubai.

Economy RICS house price balance for December: 8% y/y (expected -1%)
Author: 0 RICS house price balance for December: 8% y/y (expected -1%)

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors said its monthly house price balance increased by eight points to plus 8 in the final month of the year. After new buyer enquiries came close to stabilising in November, 15% more respondents to the RICS survey noted a decline in demand (as opposed to a rise) in the month of December.

Economy Dow surges 300 points, closes above 26000 for first time
Author: 0 Dow surges 300 points, closes above 26000 for first time

The Nasdaq jumped more than one percent as well, finishing the day at 7,298.28, while the S&P 500 posted its own gain of 26.14 to a close of 2,802.56. Germany's DAX gained 0.3 percent and France's CAC 40 added 0.1 percent. Merck & Co and UnitedHelath Group were leading gainers, up 5.8% and 1.9% respectively.

Economy Bernabeu, Real Madrid Messimerised
Author: 0 Bernabeu, Real Madrid Messimerised

Zinedine Zidane told a pre-match news conference the five-time Ballon d'Or victor would play, but attacking flair has been sacrificed elsewhere in the Madrid line-up for a game that LaLiga's champions enter 11 points behind their bitter rivals at the top of the table.

Economy China 2017 fixed asset investment grows 7.2 pct, slowest since 1999
Author: 0 China 2017 fixed asset investment grows 7.2 pct, slowest since 1999

According to official figures from China's National Bureau of Statistics, 61 out of the 70 cities surveyed saw prices increases on a yearly basis. The increase was 1 percentage point faster than the 6.3 percent rise registered in 2016, as China's economy posted a forecast-beating 6.9 percent expansion previous year, which marked the first acceleration in annual pace since 2010.

Economy Goldman Sachs Exec's Employee Charged In $1M Wine Theft
Author: 0 Goldman Sachs Exec's Employee Charged In $1M Wine Theft

As the personal assistant to Mr. Solomon, Mr. De-Meyer received shipments of wine at his boss's Manhattan apartment and was then expected to deliver them to the wine cellar at Mr. The indictment was unsealed in U.S. District Court, Southern District of NY. De-Meyer was arrested in Los Angeles on Tuesday, according to a spokeswoman for the federal prosecutor's office in NY.

Economy Primark enjoys
Author: 0 Primark enjoys "record Christmas" beating expectations

However, like-for-like sales at Costa declined 0.1%, while at Premier Inn they rose 0.5%. Back to today's corporate news, the owner of the Costa Coffee chain Whitbread ( WTB ) says business across its high street cafes has declined and is likely to remain 'subdued'.

Economy Kevin Spacey accused of sexual assault by a third person
Author: 0 Kevin Spacey accused of sexual assault by a third person

Kevin Spacey's name has been in the limelight for all the wrong reasons over the course of the past several months. The investigation involves the same person who is the subject of probes related to a prior 2005 sex assault allegation as well as one in 2008 in the Lambeth part of London.

Author: 0 Analyst Recommendations Watch: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Workday, Inc. (WDAY)

Connecticut Wealth Management LLC now owns 3,038 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $315,000 after purchasing an additional 42 shares during the period. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, July 6 by Jefferies. The stock of Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE:FNV) earned "Hold" rating by Zacks on Monday, August 31.

Economy EU WITHDRAWAL BILL: Labour amendments fail as MPs REBEL against Corbyn
Author: 0 EU WITHDRAWAL BILL: Labour amendments fail as MPs REBEL against Corbyn

The vote came after weeks of debate and a damaging government defeat, although the legislation still faces a battle in the House of Lords, where it has been sent for further scrutiny. But Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer said: "This Bill has never been fit for goal: it was not fit for objective when it started its life a year ago and after 64 hours at committee and 10 hours at report it is still not fit for objective".

Author: 0 Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Gaining Traction, Up 7.86% For The Week

Gilead Sciences's revenue for the quarter was down 9.6% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Schlumberger Limited (SLB ) belongs to Oils-Energy sector that declined -1.03% in value when last trading session closed at $77.17. 2,981 were reported by Point72 Asia (Hong Kong) Limited. 279.77 million shares or 1.91% less from 285.20 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating, nineteen have ...

Economy 10 key takeaways from the Republican tax bill
Author: 0 10 key takeaways from the Republican tax bill

The current $1,000-per-child tax credit doubles to $2,000, with up to $1,400 available in IRS refunds for families who owe little or no taxes. President Donald Trump , who earlier in the year said Americans could use a "good" shutdown, accused Democrats of wanting to shutter the federal government before the holidays in order to distract from what he called the "very popular, just passed , tax cuts ".

Economy Watching Shares of Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL) — Technical Focus
Author: 0 Watching Shares of Delta Air Lines Inc (DAL) — Technical Focus

The net percent change held by Institutional Investors has seen a move of -0.07% in last quarter. It has underperformed by 4.87% the S&P500. Chesapeake Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Potash Corp Sask Inc (POT) by 87.44% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Author: 0 Kaspersky Lab Sues the US Government Over the Antivirus Products Ban

Kaspersky Lab said it contacted the DHS in mid-July, offering to provide any information or assistance concerning the company and in mid-August, DHS confirmed receipt of the company's letter, appreciating the offer to provide information and expressing interest.

Economy Chinese solar boom sparks global renewables boon
Author: 0 Chinese solar boom sparks global renewables boon

After a dip in 2016, overall global investment in the sector rose 3.0 percent to a total $333.5 billion, offsetting falls in Japan, Germany and Britain, according to the Bloomberg New Energy Finance ( BNEF ) study. Japan's investment in solar and wind fell 16% in 2017, but still registered a healthy $23.4 billion, while the figures for Germany and the United Kingdom were 26% and 56% contraction respectively, equal to investments of $14.6 billion and $10.3 billion.

Economy Apple looking to ditch top notch on new iPhone X
Author: 0 Apple looking to ditch top notch on new iPhone X

The notch width is now defined by sensor housing which includes the infrared camera, a flood illuminator, proximity sensor , ambient light sensor , speaker and microphone, RGB camera, and dot projector. A disappointed iPhone X owner said: "Months into having the iPhone X and no, I'm still not used to the dumb*ss ugly POS black notch at the top".

Economy Bank of Canada hikes interest rate to 1.25%, cites strong economic data
Author: 0 Bank of Canada hikes interest rate to 1.25%, cites strong economic data

The increase followed hikes in July and September. Oren Klachkin, senior economist at Oxford Economics says the ongoing uncertainty surrounding NAFTA alone won't make the Bank of Canada cut rates. Expectations of a January rate hike were initially dampened by a Reuters report last week that Canada is increasingly convinced President Donald Trump will soon announce the United States intends to pull out of NAFTA.

Economy Has $2.79 Million Holdings in Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)
Author: 0 Has $2.79 Million Holdings in Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

Hawaiian Holdings Inc now has $2.03 billion valuation. It closed at $16.21 lastly. Orbotech Ltd. (NASDAQ:ORBK) has risen 49.39% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. Beddow Capital Management Inc sold 9,108 shares as the company's stock declined 2.46% while stock markets rallied. Creative Planning reported 17,742 shares.

Economy Lookout for Price Target? MGM Resorts International (MGM), Macy's, Inc
Author: 0 Lookout for Price Target? MGM Resorts International (MGM), Macy's, Inc

Goldman Sachs Group Inc sold 884,400 shares as the company's stock declined 7.92% while stock markets rallied. Crystal Rock Capital Management decreased Mgm Resorts International ( MGM ) stake by 35.29% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Huntington Comml Bank holds 0% in ePlus inc. Dimensional Fund Advsrs Limited Partnership holds 0.05% or 1.14M shares in its portfolio. Schwab Charles Inv invested in 0.05% or 1.75M shares.

Economy (JPM) Cut to Strong Sell at Vetr
Author: 0 (JPM) Cut to Strong Sell at Vetr

About 9.58M shares traded. Hyatt Hotels Corporation ( NYSE :H) has risen 27.49% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 57.67% the S&P500. Welch Investments LLC purchased a new stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co.in the third quarter worth $103,000. ( NYSE : JPM ) for 14,708 shares. Freestone Holding Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.1% of its portfolio in JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Economy Bank of America Enjoys Q4 Boost On Hike in Loans
Author: 0 Bank of America Enjoys Q4 Boost On Hike in Loans

About 51,985 shares traded. It has underperformed by 7.70% the S&P500. The institutional investor held 48,666 shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.23 million, down from 76,280 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Author: 0 Short Term Outlook For Synergy Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGYP)

For the current quarter, 6 analysts are projecting a mean EPS of $-0.19/share. Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc .'s ROA is -191.95%, while industry's average is -9.03%. (NASDAQ: SGYP ). Morgan Stanley reported 1.99 million shares. Similarly, investors look up the share price over 12 month periods. Jane Street Group Lc, a New York-based fund reported 196,976 shares.

Economy Walmart distributing first-of-its-kind opioid disposal product
Author: 0 Walmart distributing first-of-its-kind opioid disposal product

The DisposeRx product has been in use for about six months in hospitals and other locations, according to John Holaday, the company's co-founder and CEO. The company said patients filling any new class II opioid prescriptions at its pharmacies will receive a free packet of the product, called DisposeRx, when filling a new prescription.

Author: 0 Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Stake Lifted by Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd

Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors Llp increased its stake in Tjx Companies Inc (TJX) by 0.29% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. UBS maintained The TJX Companies, Inc. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Tuesday, April 19 report. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 3215 target in Wednesday, March 1 report.

Economy UBM and Informa in talks over possible merger, UBM shares jump
Author: 0 UBM and Informa in talks over possible merger, UBM shares jump

The proposed offer will also include a mix and match facility. UBM's share price jumped +12.71% at 9:04 AM GMT. The deal terms were outlined after the groups confirmed talks on Tuesday. UBM's shares rose over 5 percent, while Informa's stock remained largely unchanged. UBM, which once had interests in newspapers and television, has focused in recent years on events, buying Advanstar Communications in 2014 and selling PR Newswire in 2016.

Economy California Attorney General Sues FCC Over Repeal of Net Neutrality Rules
Author: 0 California Attorney General Sues FCC Over Repeal of Net Neutrality Rules

Sen. Ed Markey , a Democrat representing MA, announced Tuesday that 50 senators have now signed on to a resolution that would overrule the FCC decision and restore the net neutrality rules. A free and open internet drives innovation, economic growth, and consumer choice. In addition to NY, other states that have joined the lawsuit include California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, New Mexico, North ...