Tech, industrial shares drive Wall St higher

So Dow Jones eventually wiped out 166 points, or 0.67%, to 24,797.78 points. The Nasdaq Composite Index was down 16.08 points, or 0.22 per cent, to 7,218.23. "That's what has given the market a reason to see a little bit of a positive futures", s... More..

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BC to seek reference case in courts over pipeline dispute
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

BC to seek reference case in courts over pipeline dispute

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley has been demanding British Columbia back down from considering a restriction of the flow of bitumen that travels in pipelines across B.C. It goes on to outline the province's clima...More..

Bill Gates asked price of everyday items, quotes majority wrong
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Bill Gates asked price of everyday items, quotes majority wrong

He was spot on with the floss, though, so at least we know he has good dental hygiene. What Gates has that the other billionaires may not also have, though, is "a trampoline room", he told DeGeneres. Gates th...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Zions Bancorporation Raises Position in Walt Disney Co (DIS)

About 3.00 million shares traded. It is down 54.08% since February 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.89% the S&P500. Walt Disney (NYSE: DIS ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tues...More..

Home Depot Increased Sales & Earnings in Q4
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Home Depot Increased Sales & Earnings in Q4

In the week ended on February 18th the shares of the home improvement chain added 1.55% to their market value compared to a week ago, which marked the seventh gain out of nine weeks. (NYSE:HD) has "Buy" ratin...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

(MSFT) Stake Raised by Commonwealth Equity Services Inc

Microsoft Corp now has $712.54B valuation. The stock increased 0.78% or $0.72 during the last trading session, reaching $92.72. About 1.63 million shares traded. Investors of record on Thursday, February 15th w...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Sitrin Capital Management LLC Trims Stake in American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT)

It has outperformed by 12.21% the S&P500. Americafirst Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in American Tower during the third quarter worth $173,000. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, May 23 by Ba...More..

Waco among first cities to gain AT&T's 5G coverage in 2018
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Waco among first cities to gain AT&T's 5G coverage in 2018

Conducting 5G tests in Austin "will allow us to continue our leadership in standards-based 5G mobile deployments", AT&T said in a written statement. Although we've had promises about 5G trials coming soon, thes...More..

by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

American Electric Power (AEP) Upgraded by Guggenheim to "Neutral"

Grassi Investment Management who had been investing in Cyrusone Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.22B market cap company. Macquarie upgraded American Electric Power from a "neutral...More..

January compliance with oil reduction pact 133 pct -OPEC's Barkindo
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

January compliance with oil reduction pact 133 pct -OPEC's Barkindo

In their 2018 World Energy Outlook, the United States Energy Information Administration (EIA) projected that the USA will become a net energy exporter by 2022, and part of this plan is halting all crude imports...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) Shares Sold by Forward Management LLC

It has outperformed by 64.53% the S&P500. Eduardo Abush decreased its stake in First Industrial Realty Trus (FR) by 11.88% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cs Mckee Limited Partnersh...More..

Albertsons to buy drugstore chain Rite Aid
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Albertsons to buy drugstore chain Rite Aid

Albertsons will buy the remainder of Rite Aid that will not be sold off to Walgreens Boots Alliance . "This powerful combination enables us to become a truly differentiated leader in delivering value, cho...More..

Qualcomm enters into amended definitive agreement with NXP
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Qualcomm enters into amended definitive agreement with NXP

Capital Inv Counsel Inc has invested 3.52% in Cisco Systems, Inc. Loring Wolcott Coolidge Fiduciary Advsrs Ltd Liability Partnership Ma stated it has 0% in Applied Materials, Inc. Among 28 analysts covering NX...More..

HSBC earnings soar 142 per cent in 2017
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

HSBC earnings soar 142 per cent in 2017

Asia-focused lender HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBC, HSBA.L) reported late Monday that its fiscal 2017 profit before tax surged 141 percent to $17.17 billion from last year's $7.11 billion. the opportunity for this...More..

Israel Believes Destroyed Up to 50% of Syrian Air Defenses in Strike
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Israel Believes Destroyed Up to 50% of Syrian Air Defenses in Strike

But on February 10, their war of words briefly became an actual fight. And judging from the State Department's weak words of support for Israel in the aftermath of the F-16 crash, the U.S. "A good way to achiev...More..

Sony Is Developing A Taxi Hailing Platform
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Sony Is Developing A Taxi Hailing Platform

Toyota just poured about $70 million into the app creator JapanTaxi, and it's working on its own AI-centered taxi system. The companies will form a joint venture this spring to develop a taxi-hailing app, tho...More..

Virgin Sings Agreement to Build Mumbai-Pune Hyperloop
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Virgin Sings Agreement to Build Mumbai-Pune Hyperloop

The icing on the cake is that you won't have to break a bank for the privilege. In a hyperloop, commuters would travel in pods or containers that would be inside a tube that is nearly a vacuum. The whole Hyp...More..

Deputies stop 2 Sacramento teens from possible sex trafficking trade
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Deputies stop 2 Sacramento teens from possible sex trafficking trade

Authorities say a Sacramento International Airport ticket agent who followed her instinct saved two local girls from an online predator. Following the incident, the teens were reunited with their parents, w...More..

Pilot forced to ground plane after fight over 'farting' passenger
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Pilot forced to ground plane after fight over 'farting' passenger

Despite their pleas and complaints to the plane's crew, the man reportedly continued to fart. Just when you thought being stuck in a confined space with strangers for hours on end was bad enough, one passenge...More..

ED conducts searches at Gitanjali Gems stores in city malls
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

ED conducts searches at Gitanjali Gems stores in city malls

The bank sought 100 per cent cash margins for issuing LoUs for raising buyers credit, which was contested by the firms saying they had availed of the facility from as early as 2010. "The unusual thing is that N...More..

Tops Friendly Markets planning for bankruptcy
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Tops Friendly Markets planning for bankruptcy

Winn-Dixie owner Bi-Lo is preparing for bankruptcy, according to a Bloomberg report . But now the industry is contending with a more aggressive push by big-box retailers and Amazon.com Inc., which acquired Who...More..

Britain's May calls for security treaty with EU by end 2019
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Britain's May calls for security treaty with EU by end 2019

We gave the decision to the British people and they have a right to believe their politicians", May said. Mrs May's speech is the second in a series of presentations from the British government which has be...More..

PNB fraud: Congress accuses Modi govt of institutionalising 'crony capitalism'
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

PNB fraud: Congress accuses Modi govt of institutionalising 'crony capitalism'

In the first FIR lodged against the two PNB employees Gokulnath Shetty and Manoj Kharat, and diamond merchant Nirav Modi , the fraud amount was pegged at Rs 280 crore. PM will have to come forward and tell t...More..

Shampoo Is Almost As Bad For You As Car Exhaust Fumes
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Shampoo Is Almost As Bad For You As Car Exhaust Fumes

The results were published on February 16 in the journal Science . "The use of these products emits VOCs in a magnitude that's comparable to what comes out of the tailpipe of your auto", said study lead au...More..

SEC Blocks Chicago Stock Exchange Sale
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

SEC Blocks Chicago Stock Exchange Sale

On the campaign trail, Donald Trump repeatedly cited the transaction as a sign of America's declining competitiveness. Casin has previously said that it saw much potential in the CHX and that its goal for the...More..

FCC chair actions on eve of Sinclair-Tribune deal under scrutiny
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

FCC chair actions on eve of Sinclair-Tribune deal under scrutiny

Did Pai help Sinclair by deregulating as expected, or did Sinclair anticipate that deregulation and time its Tribune deal to capitalize on it. Specifically, the panel has removed impediments to the company's ...More..

by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Apple (AAPL) Upgraded to Strong-Buy by Vetr

Especially if Apple unleashes "price points and features that catalyze fence sitting iPhone customers onto their next smartphone" throughout the rest of the year, this bull believes solid drivers still lie ...More..

Some Gravy Train, Kibbles 'N Bits cans withdrawn over sedative concern
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Some Gravy Train, Kibbles 'N Bits cans withdrawn over sedative concern

Not fair. I mean, I would give anything to see Talula again". Though People magazine points out that it is not clear how pentobarbital made its way into Talula's meal from Evanger's, Smucker's announced Feb...More..

Researchers have quashed the myth millennials don't want to own homes
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Researchers have quashed the myth millennials don't want to own homes

The falls in homeownership have been sharpest for young adults with middle incomes. Home-ownership levels among those classed as earning "middle incomes" in particular have collapsed in the past two decades. ...More..

Rowdy family booted from ship after cruise turns to 'bloodbath'
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Rowdy family booted from ship after cruise turns to 'bloodbath'

They said threats had been made to stab and throw people overboard during what was described as a " cruise from hell ". In shocking footage obtained by the radio station 3AW, both women and men aboard the ...More..