Economy

by | February 23, 2017 | 01:02

Some analysts thought the epic hacks affecting hundreds of millions of Yahoo accounts gave Verizon license to ask for a massive price cut off of the initial $4.8 billion price tag. The reduced buying price isn't exactly unexpected as Yahoo has been experiencing massive public image problems over the last seven months, CNET noted.

by | February 23, 2017 | 01:02

Mr Ristevski was seen visiting his lawyer's office on Wednesday morning, a day after police confirmed the decomposed remains were those of his wife. Decomposed human remains have been found in bushland at Mount Macedon, north-west of Melbourne.

by | February 22, 2017 | 01:08

Mattioli Woods plc (LON:MTW)'s stock had its "hold" rating reissued by analysts at Shore Capital in a report released on Tuesday. Citigroup Inc. reiterated their neutral rating on shares of Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning.

by | February 22, 2017 | 01:11

This custom chatbot is capable of wiring money to family and friends and conducting online purchases in North America, Europe, Britain, Canada, the United States and Australia. As well as sending money, the bot can set up rate alerts. Among the company's list of high profile investors is Peter Thiel, the co-founder of PayPal.

by | February 18, 2017 | 00:55

Earlier Wednesday, the government reported retail sales grew 0.4 percent last month, and consumer prices jumped 0.6 percent for their biggest monthly increase in almost four years. The average 30-year mortgage rate rose by 1 basis point to 3.99% on Wednesday, which equates to a $476.84 monthly payment per $100,000 borrowed. Lockhart added, that "I don't really see compelling reasons to move ahead in March".

by | February 18, 2017 | 00:54

Mark Sanford of Charleston and Joe Wilson of Springdale, state Senate President Pro Tempore Hugh Leatherman of Florence, S.C. Lt. Gov. Kevin Bryant, S.C. "Boeing is building a brand new 747 Air Force One for future presidents, but costs are out of control, more than $4 billion", Mr. Trump wrote on Twitter.

by | February 15, 2017 | 00:59

GM has endured years of losses at Opel, its main brand in Europe. Analysts estimate GM's European unit, known as Opel, could be worth about $2.8 billion. Within this framework, General Motors and PSA Group regularly examine additional expansion and cooperation possibilities, as well. But the unexpected loss previous year has increased pressure on the company to find a solution in Europe.

by | February 15, 2017 | 01:00

Credit Suisse shares have risen 3.5 percent since the beginning of the year. Credit Suisse has reported a net loss of 2.347 billion Swiss francs ($2.337 billion) for the fourth quarter of 2016 as the bank felt the impact of a $5.28 billion fine from the U.S.

by | February 15, 2017 | 00:58

On Tuesday, Yellen said that one suggested formula, called the Taylor rule, would now stipulate an interest rate of between 3.5 and 4 percent, far higher than the Fed's current interest rates, a change which would have a substantial effect on the economy.

by | February 13, 2017 | 01:06

The company pulled the products as part of a plan to focus on its "most profitable items, " Sears spokesman Brian Hanover told Reuters ". The election was held on November 8. Then, on Thursday, presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway went on Fox & Friends to urge everyone, including people who hate shopping, to buy Ivanka Trump-branded "stuff".

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:15

This was up from $1.35 billion previous year. Wedbush reiterated an "outperform" rating and set a $53.00 target price on shares of Activision Blizzard in a research note on Tuesday, January 31st. The last close places the company's stock about $6.36 off its 52 week high of $45.55 and $12.7 above the 52 week low of $26.49. The company also announced that its Board of Directors authorized a new 2-year stock repurchase program under which the company is authorized to repurchase up to $1 ...

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:16

Comptel, which has around 300 customers in 90 countries, booked revenues of €98 million in 2015. The planned acquisition is part of Nokia's strategy to build a standalone software business at scale by expanding and strengthening its software portfolio and go-to-market capabilities with additional sales capacity and a strategic partner network.

by | February 09, 2017 | 01:03

It was widely reported Tuesday that SK Hynix submitted a bid to acquire a stake in Hynix, with some reports saying the size of the investment would be about $2.6 billion. Western Digital may be in for a fight over Toshiba's upcoming memory division spin-off, with unnamed sources suggesting that SK Hynix and Micron are both interested in picking up a share of the resulting company .

by | February 08, 2017 | 01:04

In spite of this, players should not be converting their money into Tokens for the sake of turning them into battle.net currency. Blizzard has just revealed the patch notes for the recently released " World of Warcraft " 7.1.5 update and went offline for maintenance.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:58

The stock's 50 day moving average is 12.53 and its 200 day moving average is 12.35. General Motors Company will next provide financial results for the March 2017 quarter. Brokerage firms on the average advocate the company shares as Buy. Macquarie reissued an "outperform" rating and set a $49.00 target price on shares of General Motors Company in a research report on Saturday.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:56

Advocates from Progress Virginia, NARAL Pro-Choice Virginia, and NLIRH Virginia Latina Advocacy Network, Virginia Civic Engagement Table, and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia were there to demand legislators vote against the bill.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:56

The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 2.31 and the short float is around of 1.53%. ROA is calculated by dividing the total annual earnings by the company's total assets. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc . Fresh off a blockbuster Super Bowl and through-the-roof ratings at Fox News Channel, Twenty-First Century Fox boosted profits by 27 percent in the December quarter, the media company said Monday.

by | February 07, 2017 | 01:31

Earlier on Monday, Abdulatif al-Qanou, another spokesman for Hamas in Gaza told Xinhua that his movement holds Israel fully responsible for the current military escalation on the Gaza Strip and it will be held responsible for the consequences.

by | February 07, 2017 | 01:19

Our leaders have opted for deregulated globalisation. Macron's message is one of cautiously continuing to be an open country participating with the rest of Europe. One plank of her campaign is what the FN calls a "return to monetary sovereignty". She would call a referendum on leaving if the attempt failed. The community has had to deal with some of its members traveling to fight with ISIS in Iraq and Syria, as well as undertake terror attacks on French soil, raising a fierce debate over ...

by | February 06, 2017 | 11:11

The flight, which lasted just a little longer than 16 hours, was scheduled for 16 hours and 20 minutes. But it's the return journey that is set to break records - at 14,535km, the Qatar Airways flight from Auckland back to Doha is set to record a regular approximate flight time of 17 hours and 30 minutes, give or take, depending on wind conditions.