Economy

Economy Casey Group leads gender pay disparity In Rochdale
Author: 0 Casey Group leads gender pay disparity In Rochdale

The report itself concludes that the underlying cause of the pay gap is a "very clear and continuous decline" in the number of women in more senior academic positions. "It is a feature of the aviation industry that more males than females choose to enter the pilot profession". The group's chief executive, Nick Hugh, has set 2025 as the year by which the company must achieve a zero pay gap, saying it "demonstrates where we see the future of The Telegraph".

Economy How Does Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Stack Up Right Now?
Author: 0 How Does Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Stack Up Right Now?

Vetr upgraded Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC ) on Wednesday, September 2 to "Strong-Buy" rating. Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC boosted its stake in Wells Fargo by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. Citigroup reported a profit of $4.62 billion, or $1.68 a share, compared with a profit of $4.1 billion, or $1.35 per share, in the same period a year earlier.

Economy Broad City is coming to an end
Author: 0 Broad City is coming to an end

It's not just something I've heard a surprising number of men say about trades in sports; it's also the mantra we'll be repeating to ourselves in those cold winter nights in 2020, when Comedy Central's " Broad City " is no more. It's created by former Obama speechwriter David Litt, and Jacobson and Glazer are executive producing. "In addition to her work on Broad City , for which she received a Critics Choice Television Award nomination for "Best Actress in a Comedy Series", Ilana ...

Economy Spring storm to dump up to foot of snow on Upper Midwest
Author: 0 Spring storm to dump up to foot of snow on Upper Midwest

About 0.1 of an inch ice accumulation is possible and 1 to 2 inches of snow is possible through the day with 2-4 inches expected overnight. The huge storm, packing enough energy to cause widespread disruption, isn't unprecedented for April, said Jake Beitlich, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Chanhassen, Minnesota.

Economy Trump considering drug testing plan for food stamp recipients
Author: 0 Trump considering drug testing plan for food stamp recipients

When Florida tried to implement a version of drug testing for benefits , researchers actually found that people who use food stamps are less likely to use drugs than the rest of the population. Although the U.S. Department of Agriculture has not taken a public position on drug testing under Trump, Secretary Sonny Perdue lauded the president for signing an executive order this week that "calls for lifting American citizens from welfare to work, from dependence to independence and from ...

Economy Toys 'R' Us stores in Canada, USA draw $890M bid
Author: 0 Toys 'R' Us stores in Canada, USA draw $890M bid

Isaac Larian, the CEO of the toy company MGA Entertainment , on Friday bid $890 million for more than 300 Toys R Us stores in the U.S. and Canada. Larian, who runs MGA Entertainment, will use his own money for the bid, along with financing from banks and additional investors , according to a press release.

Economy Citigroup (C) Stock Rating Upgraded by HSBC
Author: 0 Citigroup (C) Stock Rating Upgraded by HSBC

Emerging-markets stocks are outperforming their US counterparts this year, the latest sign that investors' appetite for risk remains robust despite rising trade tensions, according to Wsj. 123 funds opened positions while 450 raised stakes. Tortoise Lc has 804 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Dimensional Fund Advsrs LP accumulated 16.22M shares.

Economy Jaguar Land Rover cuts 1000 United Kingdom jobs
Author: 0 Jaguar Land Rover cuts 1000 United Kingdom jobs

The announcement will fuel debate on the impact of Brexit on industry, after the company pointed to the uncertainty around leaving the European Union, alongside the challenges facing diesel , when announcing the "temporary adjustments" to its production schedules at Halewood (home to the Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport) in January.

Economy I'll have a burger with roasted tarantula, please?
Author: 0 I'll have a burger with roasted tarantula, please?

But one particular burger is drawing a lot of attention - the tarantula burger. The burger is 30 dollars and a ticket a day is drawn until the tarantulas run out. The Tarantula Burger is a pasture-raised North Carolina beef burger with gruyere cheese, spicy chili sauce and, of course, over-roasted tarantula. WRAL reports that the restaurant has a limited amount of 18 zebra tarantulas, and so interested customers have been signing up for a "Tarantula Raffle" in order to get their hands on ...

Economy Wells Fargo quarterly profit rises 6 percent
Author: 0 Wells Fargo quarterly profit rises 6 percent

As per Thursday, July 13, the company rating was downgraded by Bank of America. The company has SMA50 days moving average ratio of -7.05% to its recent price shift. Net income of $5.9 billion in the quarter could be adjusted once the CFPB settlement is finalized, the bank said. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at 11.5%.

Economy VW's top labor representative backs Diess as new CEO
Author: 0 VW's top labor representative backs Diess as new CEO

Diess's appointment to succeed Matthias Mueller, who steps down immediately, will be key to reassuring investors that the highly centralized German industrial behemoth is capable of reform. The carmaker remains mired in legal woes overseas and in its home market, where it also faces possible diesel bans in some smog-clogged inner cities, a prospect that has already depressed resale prices to the chagrin of millions of owners of diesel vehicles.

Economy JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon still bullish on economy
Author: 0 JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon still bullish on economy

Campbell Newman Asset Management Inc.'s holdings in JPMorgan Chase were worth $25,670,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. A number of institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in GSM. (NYSE:JPM). Moreover, Oakwood Capital Management Limited Liability Company Ca has 2.35% invested in JPMorgan Chase & Co. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.5 in Q4 2017.

Author: 0 SPDR MSCI Spain StrategicFactors ETF (QESP) Rises 0.2% for April 12

As we move deeper into earnings season, investors may be trying to figure out how to best position the portfolio for the rest of the calendar year. It is quite reasonable to be optimistic about the investment environment heading into the second half of the year.

Economy BlackRock, Inc. Stock Rises on Earnings, Revenue Beats
Author: 0 BlackRock, Inc. Stock Rises on Earnings, Revenue Beats

It has underperformed by 10.43% the S&P500. In 2017Q4 Securities and Exchange filling is reported Clearbridge Investments Llc's stake in Blackrock Inc ( BLK ) which was upped by 2.64%. 29,750 were accumulated by Old National Bank & Trust In. Graybill Bartz And Assocs Limited accumulated 2.6% or 25,848 shares. During Q4 2017 the big money sentiment decreased to 1.19.

Economy Summer Gas Prices to Spike to Highest in Four Years
Author: 0 Summer Gas Prices to Spike to Highest in Four Years

According to USA government estimates, the forecast for summer prices at the pump is an average of $2.74 per gallon. The price hikes are being blamed by the rise in global oil prices. The statewide average for Iowa is $2.53 per gallon, 7 percent higher than a year ago. Seven gas stations tied for the lowest price of $2.47, including Gate and Walmart Neighborhood Market on North Green Street, Ingles Gas Express and Quality Plus on Carbon City Road, Murphy Express on West Fleming Drive, ...

Economy Closing date for Newbury Park Toys R Us announced
Author: 0 Closing date for Newbury Park Toys R Us announced

They will be among 75 Toys R Us and Babies R Us stores across the country which will close this month wit 2,054 employees losing their jobs. The new was confirmed by the joint administrators of Simon Thomas and Arron Kendall, partners in Moorfields Advisory Limited, as the maximum discount available on remaining stock was increased to 70%, with the price of LEGO sets now reduced by 30%.

Economy Six new investors enter the stock market
Author: 0 Six new investors enter the stock market

The so-called FANG stocks - Facebook Inc, Amazon.com, Netflix Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google - were up between 1 percent and 2.6 percent ahead of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's testimony before US lawmakers on Tuesday and Wednesday. The blue chip FTSE 100 index ended the session down 0.2 per cent at 7,183.64 points, but outperformed the broader European equity market slightly. TOKYO: Asian stocks declined in a knee-jerk reaction to Trump's latest tariff proposal but regained a measure ...

Economy Tesla under fire for Autopilot crash reaction
Author: 0 Tesla under fire for Autopilot crash reaction

Huang was not paying attention to the road, despite the vehicle providing multiple warnings to do so". The statement didn't address the previous alleged Autopilot mishaps, but in a March 30 blog post, Tesla wrote that "the driver's hands were not detected on the wheel for 6 seconds prior to the collision ", and that Huang had 5 seconds and about 492 feet (150 meters) of "unobstructed view of the concrete divider ...

Economy Bitcoin Diamond (BCD) raised $0.279499999999999 during a day
Author: 0 Bitcoin Diamond (BCD) raised $0.279499999999999 during a day

GameCredits (GAME) traded up 9.1% against the dollar and now trades at $1.18 or 0.00017543 BTC. NAV Coin (NAV) traded down 0.3% against the dollar and now trades at $1.90 or 0.00016391 BTC. BTPL uses Skein algorithm and PoW/PoS proof type. It launched on November 20th, 2017. Super Bitcoin maximum coins available are 21.21M. The official website for STRAKS is www.straks.io .

Economy VW Group ousts CEO, names Diess as replacement, announces restructuring
Author: 0 VW Group ousts CEO, names Diess as replacement, announces restructuring

As well as Volkswagen , the German company also owns several other brands including Audi and Porsche . It is not clear to what extent any restructuring plans for the Volkswagen Group - which includes the VW, Audi, Seat and Skoda brands - will be decided at the board meeting, expected to start at 1500 GMT and last late into the night.

Economy Zuckerberg doesn't rule out that Facebook's app audit could take 'years'
Author: 0 Zuckerberg doesn't rule out that Facebook's app audit could take 'years'

At the time , Facebook's data sharing rules meant they could have access to not only the 270,000 people who took part, but also all of their friends' data, meaning up to 87 million people's information may have been shared. When asked by lawmakers whether Tayler's decision to step down solved any issues for Facebook, Zuckerberg said he didn't think so. "Giving people control of their information and how they want to set their privacy is foundational to the whole service", he said during ...

Economy Spotify and Hulu can now be purchased together for just $12.99/month
Author: 0 Spotify and Hulu can now be purchased together for just $12.99/month

Billing is handled through Spotify , and compared to subscribing to both services individually for a combined cost of $17.99/month, you're looking at a savings of $5 every month. This is just one example of how we can add value to our premium members day after day.”. Spotify is not in danger of losing the first place in this race as it has 71 million premium subscribers and 159 million free users around the world.

Economy Disney forced into takeover offer for Sky by United Kingdom authority
Author: 0 Disney forced into takeover offer for Sky by United Kingdom authority

The decision comes from United Kingdom regulatory body the Takeover Panel, which is part of the review process for Fox's $25.8 billion bid to buy the 61% of Sky is doesn't now own. Earlier this month, 21st Century Fox said the Walt Disney Company is interested in buying United Kingdom -based Sky News regardless of whether its $52.4 billion deal for certain Fox assets goes through.

Economy IAG acquires 4.61% stake in Norwegian in 'attractive investment'
Author: 0 IAG acquires 4.61% stake in Norwegian in 'attractive investment'

IAG said no such talks have taken place so far and that it has not yet made a decision to make an offer. IAG also owns Spanish low-priced airline Vueling and recently launched a budget long-haul operator dubbed Level. "Norwegian believes that interest from one of the largest worldwide groups demonstrates the sustainability and potential of our business model and global growth", it said in a statement.

Economy Nigeria's Inflation Now 13.34% in March - NBS
Author: 0 Nigeria's Inflation Now 13.34% in March - NBS

Prices of recreation and culture fell 1.5% month-on-month in March. Meanwhile, the services got 2.9% more expensive. The latest CPI print was however higher than the 3.89 per cent level recorded in March 2017. CPI touched the low of 4.44 percent in February 2018 against 5.07 per cent in January 2018, after touching the high of 5.2 percent in December a year ago.

Economy Uber launches new safety features for USA riders
Author: 0 Uber launches new safety features for USA riders

In a speech, Khosrowshahi said the initiatives are designed so that Uber moves beyond just being a vehicle service and provides city residents with options on a variety of modes of transportation . Uber Technologies will connect United States riders directly to emergency number 911 from this summer, the latest in a package of measures created to improve the global ride-hailing company's popular image.

Economy Have not received info about Nirav Modi from Hong Kong yet: MEA
Author: 0 Have not received info about Nirav Modi from Hong Kong yet: MEA

A special CBI court here today issued a judicial request to be sent to the United Kingdom after the central probe agency moved a petition, seeking to attach a bank account of beleaguered diamond trader Nirav Modi, a key accused in the Rs 12,700-crore fraud in the Punjab National Bank (PNB).

Author: 0 ExxonMobil (XOM) is Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc. TX's 8th Largest Position

It has underperformed by 20.84% the S&P500. Schwartz Investment Counsel Inc decreased its stake in Qualcomm Inc (QCOM) by 17.09% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Exxon Mobil had 91 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, January 19 report.

Economy The NHL playoffs have arrived
Author: 0 The NHL playoffs have arrived

It's a real shame that the future Hart Trophy victor won't be able to carry his team to the next round of the playoffs. The Bruins have some injuries, but they have a very good defense and promising rookies ready to step up. That's probably how this series will play out. It's really cool that I get to be here. "We're going to get out of this together, win the next game and get out of this 1-1".

Economy Fed Minutes to Give Clues on Officials' View of Economy, Rate Path
Author: 0 Fed Minutes to Give Clues on Officials' View of Economy, Rate Path

The Fed noted once again that inflation is expected to hit the central bank's two per cent target over the medium term, despite staying stubbornly below that level for many months. Many hinted that the future path for the key policy rate over the next few years would likely be a bit steeper than previously expected. Several thought it would likely also become appropriate at some point for interest rates to rise above the Fed's longer-run estimate for a time.

Economy What's Missing From Amber Rudd's New Violent Crime Strategy?
Author: 0 What's Missing From Amber Rudd's New Violent Crime Strategy?

Critics said cuts to police numbers could not be ignored but Home Secretary Ms Rudd said the evidence did not support the suggestion that the reduction in officers is linked to the problem. He wrote on Twitter that she had "some positive ideas on tackling violence". The final 115-page document contains little about the impact of increasing or decreasing police numbers, despite the research seen by the Guardian being clear on its findings and marked "official - sensitive".