Economy

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:29

Weighed down by over C$1.1 billion ($879 million) in liabilities, nearly matching its assets, and falling sales every quarter since it was spun off from Sears Holdings in 2012, Sears Canada filed for creditor protection in June. If the court approves, Sears expects liquidation sales at retail locations would start no sooner than October 19 and will continue for 10 to 14 weeks.

by | October 11, 2017 | 00:30

Wal-Mart will also instantly credit customers for returns of some items without having to bring them back at all. The company announced earlier today that it will introduce Mobile Express Returns , an option on the Walmart app that allows customers to return products.

by | October 08, 2017 | 01:05

According to Mashable , Netflix will be focusing on adding more original series, documentaries, and comedy specials to its already impressive lineup. This year, the company has is spending $6 billion and has plans to raise that amount to $7 billion next year. Why is Netflix raising its prices in the UK? The price change is the first increase by Netflix in two years.

by | October 07, 2017 | 00:39

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Cairn Energy PLC (Cairn) is a United Kingdom-based independent oil and gas exploration and development company. 315.14 million shares or 0.47% less from 316.64 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Toronto Dominion Bancorporation invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Tyson Foods, Inc.

by | October 06, 2017 | 00:39

The board's decisions mean that Uber , valued at almost $70 billion and closely watched by other start-ups, may have defused - at least temporarily - another fractious situation. An earlier proposal floated by Uber and Goldman Sachs had called for additional moves that would have diluted Kalanick's influence. Uber and Transport for London , which oversees much of the city's public transport system, issued separate statements after the meeting between Khosrowshahi and Mike Brown, ...

by | October 06, 2017 | 00:29

He is now facing five counts of attempted murder, four counts of risky driving causing bodily harm, unsafe operation of a motor vehicle and one weapons-related charge. "We know that Canada's strength comes from our diversity, and we will not be cowed by those who seek to divide us or promote fear", he said. Subsequently, a van was stopped at a checkpoint, and the name of the driver appeared to be similar to the name of the registered owner of the auto that hit the officer.

by | October 05, 2017 | 00:46

A P/B ratio of less than 1.0 can indicate that a stock is undervalued, while a ratio of greater than 1.0 may indicate that a stock is overvalued. About 1.66M shares traded. Parsons Cap Management Ri reported 40,628 shares. The stock of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, July 14 by Oppenheimer.

by | October 03, 2017 | 08:07

To that end, the company revealed a design for a new heavy-duty vehicle platform that would be powered by fuel-cell and dual electric motors, called "SURUS", or "Silent Utility Rover Universal Superstructure". These initiatives have been prompted by tightening emissions regulations in Europe and China , the ongoing buildout of recharging infrastructure, and - to some extent - the continued success of Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA).

by | September 30, 2017 | 15:50

The company said the extra charge is because engines are proving "far more technically complex and time consuming" to adapt. German authorities on Thursday arrested a former high-ranking Volkswagen executive, the first German citizen arrested in the country in relation to the carmaker's diesel emissions scandal, according to media reports.

by | September 29, 2017 | 00:43

Roku has also been expanding its advertising business. One can point to its wide selection of TV apps available on its devices for this growth-it has over 3,000 channels-with top choices available like Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, HBONow ( TWX - Free Report ) and Starz.

by | September 28, 2017 | 00:37

Cullinan Associates Inc. lifted its position in shares of Nike, Inc . North Star Investment Management Corp. raised its stake in shares of Nike by 3.5% during the 1st quarter. The company's gross margin for the reported period declined to 43.7 per cent due to unfavorable changes in foreign currency exchange rates and, to a lesser extent, a higher mix of off-price sales.

by | September 27, 2017 | 00:49

But during the same speech, Sessions condemned the NFL players who have been exercising their freedom of expression by kneeling silently during the national anthem before games. "In other words, the school favors the heckler's disruptive tactics over the speaker's First Amendment rights". I would note, of course, that the players aren't subject to any prosecution, but if they take a provocative act, they can expect to be condemned, and the President has the right to condemn them, and I would ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 00:47

Among 15 analysts covering Go-Ahead Group The PLC ( LON:GOG ), 10 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 3 Hold. This key information was revealed to clients and investors in an analyst note on Tuesday, 19 September. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, March 2 by Peel Hunt. The company was maintained on Thursday, January 5 by Barclays Capital. The stock of Wilmington PLC (LON:WIL) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, November 3 by Shore Capital.

by | September 21, 2017 | 00:44

Even as it deals with the bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings, Toys "R" Us announced in a statement that its online and physical stores, as well as those of Babies "R" Us, will still operate normally, perThe Star Online. Operations outside of the United States and Canada, including about 255 licensed stores and joint venture partnerships in Asia, which are separate entities, are not part of the bankruptcy proceedings, Toys "R" Us said.

by | September 19, 2017 | 01:13

And series star, Julia Louis Dreyfus won Best actress six years in a row. Everyone's favorite Crazy Ex-Girlfriend broke out in song and dance. The rap was an apparent reference to Trump's plan to ban transgender people from the military.

by | September 17, 2017 | 00:59

Terrorism analyst Magnus Ranstorp of the Swedish Defense University said that from the photos it appeared the bomb did not fully detonate , as much of the device and its casing remained intact. Trump had referred to his travel ban back in June immediately after the London Bridge terror attacks. "As London has proven again and again, we will never be intimidated or defeated by terrorism", he said.

by | September 15, 2017 | 00:46

The stock decreased 1.04% or GBX 5.29 on September 14, reaching GBX 502.16. About 3,493 shares traded. (MPX) has risen 59.03% since September 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has a 9.54 P/E ratio. The Company's product offerings include Chaparral sterndrive, outboard and jet pleasure boats, and Robalo outboard sport fishing boats.

by | September 13, 2017 | 00:42

Cohen And Steers has invested 0.01% in Source Capital, Inc. CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) has declined 24.40% since September 12, 2016 and is downtrending. Jefferies Group LLC raised their price target on AstraZeneca plc from GBX 4,350 ($56.18) to GBX 4,800 ($61.99) and gave the stock a hold rating in a research report on Monday.

by | September 13, 2017 | 00:38

But Census officials cautioned against comparing the figures because the bureau has changed its methodology over the years. It is based on interviews with 70,000 households and includes detailed data on incomes and poverty across a range of demographic groups.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:43

The country accounts for about 23 percent of bitcoin trades and is also home to numerous world's biggest bitcoin miners , who confirm transactions in the digital currency. "Just 15 percent of global bitcoin trade against Japan, Korea, and the U.S., which equal to 80 percent", said Kikvadze. Leading bitcoin exchanges in China such as OKCoin, BTCC and Huobi have expressed their skepticism toward the initial report of a bitcoin exchange ban, because they have strictly complied with every ...