Economy

by | July 26, 2017 | 01:08

The business had revenue of $342.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $310.58 million. Barnes & Noble stock recently enjoyed a bounce on the heels of its better-than-expected quarterly results in June. Barnes & Noble Education, Inc.is a contract operator of bookstores on college and university campuses across the United States and a well-known provider of digital education services.

by | July 26, 2017 | 01:06

It's considered likely that the USA would demand Britain open up its market to chlorine-washed chicken as part of any trade deal, and BuzzFeed reported back in February that the American farming lobby was pushing for it. US farm leaders have said they hope the two governments can establish a trading relationship in which the U.K.is open to more imports from the USA, including chlorine-washed chicken and biotech products, than European Union officials in Brussels have been willing to ...

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:56

Dublin is the "natural location to consolidate our legal entities as we transition", Moynihan said, noting the bank already has a fully licenced Irish-domiciled bank and nearly 50 years of operation in the city. The Irish workforce at Bank of America's operations, based between Leopardstown and Hatch Street, is now in the process of growing from 600 to 700 people, but it is not yet clear what figure this number will grow to.

by | July 22, 2017 | 00:55

Lyft is getting bolder in the wake of Uber's unraveling. While Uber's self-driving plans have mostly been a solo effort, Lyft has announced what it calls its Open Platform Initiative , a way to develop autonomous vehicle technology in conjunction with automakers and technology companies.

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:59

The company was maintained on Thursday, February 9 by HSBC. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of ASOS plc in a research note on Friday, June 9th. Northcoast Asset Ltd Com accumulated 3,343 shares or 0.03% of the stock. The Pictet North America Advisors Sa holds 272,877 shares with $7.46 million value, down from 287,577 last quarter.

by | July 20, 2017 | 00:54

I don't take additional pressure. Mine will be a refresh button that will be pushed and I carry on from where I left. It will be a big test for the coach captain duo in their first task. "That's something that I have focused on in the last couple of months and I continue to do so, lot of speculation and things fly around - those things are not in my control".

by | July 19, 2017 | 00:42

The National Collegiate Student Loan Trusts , one of the largest owners of private student loans in the United States, is at the center of a legal dispute over at least $5 billion in loans, the New York Times reported on Monday. The student loans held by National Collegiate were made "more than a decade ago by dozens of different banks, then bundled together by a financing company and sold to investors through a process known as securitization", and they weren't guaranteed by the federal ...

by | July 18, 2017 | 00:40

In fact, just days after Amazon filed the trademarks, Blue Apron's stocks plummeted , falling by at least 10 percent (though any correlation is purely speculative). "We live to eat", the tagline for its already-in-circulation line of snack foods called Wickedly Prime . Like many other internet startups, Blue Apron also has a history of financial losses, and it is unclear whether it can continue adding enough customers to drive growth.

by | July 17, 2017 | 20:44

It appears that Delta didn't know Coulter was upset until she started tweeting . Coulter unleashed a flood towards the airline after she had to move from a seat (with extra leg room ) that she had pre-booked to another seat in the same row.

by | July 17, 2017 | 20:41

China is targeting annual economic growth of around 6.5 percent this year, down from the 6.7 percent pace clocked in 2016 - the slowest in 26 years. "Generally speaking, the national economy has maintained the momentum of steady and sound development in the first half of 2017, laying a solid foundation for achieving the annual target and better performance".

by | July 16, 2017 | 01:04

O'Brien, while speaking to the media, said the government didn't give the Opposition the answers it was looking for. "India's current actions have not only encroached on China's territorial sovereignty, but also impaired the independence of Bhutan, one of the world's smallest countries, which is closely allied with India", the Xinhua commentary said.

by | July 15, 2017 | 00:47

San Francisco-based Wells Fargo plunged 1.9 percent in pre-market trading. Its last month's stock price volatility remained 6% which for the week approaches 6.75%. Lincoln Natl holds 15,532 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Balyasny Asset Management Ltd holds 0.69% or 2.33M shares in its portfolio. Ar Asset Management Inc invested in 5,300 shares.

by | July 14, 2017 | 00:45

Most areas will receive 1 to 2 inches of rain, with some sites picking up as much as 3 inches. "Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain", the report said . Do not attempt to travel across flooded roads. Also, the Blanchard River in Ottawa is already in its action stage, but its forecast doesn't call for it hitting minor flood stage.

by | July 13, 2017 | 01:30

AS she scored her 34th run against Australia , she overtook Charlotte Edwards (5992) to be on the top list of highest run scorers. Having lost the chance to hold on to the silverware in 2005, where Mithali-led India lost to Australia in the final, she doesn't want to let this opportunity go.

by | July 13, 2017 | 01:22

After this round of store closings, it will still have a handful of Gymboree stores in the area at Ridgedale Center, Twin Cities Premium Outlets, Albertville Premium Outlets, and in Woodbury. The retailer said in its filing late Sunday that it hopes to slash $1 billion of its $1.4 billion in debt and to win approval for its plan by late September.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:37

As per the Goldman Sachs , without a important fall in oil inventories or a decline in US drilling and production, USA crude could drop below $40 per barrel. The two countries have been exempt from a deal to cut 1.8 million barrels per day in production. Seemingly out of nowhere, there's been a most unexpected resurgence in oil production for Libya and Nigeria .

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:37

Honda ( HMC ) said Monday the death of an individual in Florida past year is the 11th fatality connected to defective airbag inflators made by Takata. The NHTSA said 2001-2003 model Honda and Acura vehicles have as high as a 50 per cent chance of a unsafe air bag inflator rupture in a crash. The company added that it had mailed 12 notices about the recall effort over almost seven years to the owners of the vehicle.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:49

When he exited again, he reportedly "lunged toward the forward right exit door of the aircraft, grabbed the handle and attempted to open it". During the altercation, Hudek punched a flight attendant twice in the face and hit another assisting passenger with a bottle of wine.

by | July 11, 2017 | 00:50

A day after a stunning semifinal upset over the heavily favoured United States, Canada was never threatened in a 79-60 rout over Italy to win the FIBA U19 World Cup in Cairo. Following a Barrett basket, Canada led 15-14 with 2:33 left in the first quarter. The U.S. will meet Spain on Sunday for third place. The second quarter saw Nate Darling come off the Canadian bench and provide the spark with eight points in the period, in which the North Americans extended the lead to 41-20.

by | July 10, 2017 | 00:57

While Trump called the meeting "tremendous" and has called for better ties with Moscow, his administration maintained US sanctions targeting Russian Federation over its 2014 seizure of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula and backing of armed separatists in eastern Ukraine.