Economy

by | October 28, 2017 | 01:10

But some analysts believe the honeymoon between Amazon and the recently-acquired Whole Foods Market may be ending, with signs of a clash between the two corporate cultures beginning to emerge. Third quarter operating income includes a $21 million contribution from Whole Foods Market. Neil Saunders, managing director of GlobalData Retail, says it's still too early to say whether the Whole Foods acquisition is a success story.

by | October 27, 2017 | 00:50

Software firm SAP has voluntarily disclosed its findings in the investigation into wrongdoing at the local branch of the firm. The Indian-born family have been accused of using their connections to win lucrative state contracts and influence the appointment of government ministers.

by | October 27, 2017 | 00:49

In just four years' time, UBS and PwC expect Asian billionaires to also overtake the U.S. in total wealth. China's new billionaires helped boost Asian membership of the ultrawealthy club to 637 previous year, compared to 563 in the USA, according to the firms' annual Billionaires Insight Report .

by | October 27, 2017 | 00:45

Labelled as "low speed tests", Green will drive the auto on the Newquay airport's runway to speeds of 200mph (about 322 km/h). Described by the Bloodhound Project as "the world's most advanced straight-line racing vehicle", the Bloodhound SSC reached a peak speed of 340 km/h (210mph).

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:00

Caterpillar, Inc . The firm has a market cap of $81.70 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 772.29 and a beta of 1.26. Among active positions in the latest quarter, 514 holders increased their positions by a total of 30.55 million shares, 525 holders decreased the positions by a total of 34.55 million shares, and 210 holders held their positions.

by | October 26, 2017 | 01:00

Some sectors will undoubtedly see this new program as a threat to office supply shops likes Office Depot and Staples, retailers like Walmart and stores like Costco, which specializes in warehouse deals. In the United States, multiple users from a registered Amazon Business account can take advantage of free two-day shipping. The program later expanded to other markets, including Germany, as well as the United Kingdom, and more recently, India and Japan.

by | October 25, 2017 | 01:00

It's now illegal to use electronic cigarettes anywhere cigarette smoking is banned. "This measure closes another risky loophole in the law, creating a stronger, healthier NY for all". The State Assembly added the ban on vaping, which will go into effect in 30 days , to New York's Clean Indoor Air Act this summer, and the Senate approved the measure.

by | October 23, 2017 | 04:40

The Times characterized the sum to Wiehl as "extraordinarily large". Here are the facts: after the Chairman of Fox News Roger Ailes was sacked in July 2016, dozens of women accused scores of male employees of Fox News of harassment - including the current co-president of Fox News Jack Abernathy.

by | October 23, 2017 | 04:39

Thakor and his supporters will join Congress. Hardik Patel , the Patidar leader who spearheaded a prolonged agitation for reservation in government jobs and educational institutions for people of his community, was rather tepid in his response to the Congress' invitation.

by | October 22, 2017 | 02:10

It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. Vident Investment Advisory Llc increased Rockwell Automation Inc (ROK) stake by 77.67% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Legal And General Grp Public Ltd Co invested in 0% or 59,895 shares. Gulf Interest National Bank & Trust (Uk) Ltd reported 40,663 shares. Finally, Mitsubishi UFJ Kokusai Asset Management Co.

by | October 22, 2017 | 02:03

The stock's price is $41.93 and their relative strength index (RSI) stands at 52.20. ➡ The average percent return per trade was 12.23%. Engility Holdings, Inc. Old Second Bancorporation Of Aurora invested in 5,537 shares. Several other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company.

by | October 22, 2017 | 01:55

The subsequent divestiture process has been closely watched by investors concerned that low energy prices may reduce Cenovus's proceeds. Scotiabank reiterated an "outperform" rating and issued a $20.00 price target on shares of Cenovus Energy in a report on Sunday, July 31st.

by | October 19, 2017 | 00:43

After months of range-bound trading during which OPEC-led supply cuts supported crude prices but rising US output capped markets , prices have moved up significantly this month just as demand looks stronger than at any point in recent months, especially in China.

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:58

OppenheimerFunds Inc. increased its position in Netflix by 1.6% during the first quarter. Whether this ends up being worth it long-term for Netflix remains to be seen, but as they continue to lose content deals from studios angling to keep their streaming rights in house, it certainly seems worth trying.

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:46

Ramsden said: "Despite continued robust growth in employment, there is no sign of second-round effects onto wages from higher recent inflation". Higher inflation also raises the chance of policymakers hiking interest rates next month, which in turn tends to strengthen a currency.

by | October 17, 2017 | 00:50

Pope Francis implicitly criticized the United States on Monday for pulling out of the Paris agreement on climate change , praising it as a means to control the devastating effects of global warming. "What is the point of denouncing that, because of conflict, millions of people are victims of hunger and malnutrition, if we do not act effectively in the interests of peace and disarmament?" he said.

by | October 15, 2017 | 01:23

Brendon Hartley is Toro Rosso's new driver and will make his F1 debut in Austin next weekend. Hartley followed up that triumph with victory at Le Mans this year and another WEC title. Mike Thackwell was the last driver from New Zealand to start an F1 race at the 1984 Canadian Grand Prix. He will drive alongside Kvyat, who is reinstated at Toro Rosso after Carlos Sainz Jr.

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:07

Facebook wants to develop itself as a one-stop solution for nearly all you need. "You can browse restaurants nearby by visiting the Order Food section in the Explore menu", Himel explains. Facebook promises you won't need to leave the app to sign up. It's not like Facebook's algorithm hasn't already figured out that you were secretly ordering three orders of pad thai just for yourself, anyway.

by | October 14, 2017 | 01:08

On Thursday afternoon, Ophelia's core was located about 715 miles southwest of the Azores , where it was virtually stationary. Now there are no coastal watches or warnings in effect. Although the cooler waters around Ireland and the United Kingdom mean the storm won't have the same power that some of the season's earlier storms gained in the Caribbean , the unusual trajectory could lead to one of the worst storms Ireland has seen in many years.

by | October 14, 2017 | 00:59

It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. Chemung Canal Trust Company sold 12,726 shares as Jpmorgan ( JPM)'s stock declined 6.04%. The Blue Chip Partners Inc holds 92,562 shares with $8.46 million value, up from 86,252 last quarter. Fulton Breakefield Broenniman Llc holds 20,155 shares. Paradigm Fincl Advsrs Lc invested in 0.31% or 6,805 shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co is a financial holding company.