Morgan Stanley (MS) Stock: Worth Taking a Bite?

Taking notice on volatility measures, Morgan Stanley has noticeable recent volatility credentials; price volatility of stock was 2.24% for a recent week and 2.82% for a month. Analyst's mean target cost for the company is $61.64 while analysts mean... More..

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Striking Canada Post workers reluctantly return to work
by | Thursday, November 29, 2018

Striking Canada Post workers reluctantly return to work

Negotiations have been underway for almost a year but the dispute escalated when CUPW members launched rotating strikes October 22. Canada Post said Tuesday that it could not live up to its normal delivery ...More..

Trump’s Chinese Tariffs Target Consumer Electronics, Including Sony and PlayStation
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Trump’s Chinese Tariffs Target Consumer Electronics, Including Sony and PlayStation

If the two sides fail to reach a deal, Trump said he will also impose tariffs of either 10 per cent or 25 per cent on the remaining US$267 billion in annual USA trade with China . in a globalised economy, ther...More..

Pub jobs up despite rise in closures in past decade
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Pub jobs up despite rise in closures in past decade

The ONS analysis shows that some areas have lost more pubs than others. More than 12,000 small pubs have closed since 2001, but the number of medium and larger sites is growing. In 2008, United Kingdom pubs h...More..

General Motors News From Ohio, Michigan Could Hurt Trump 2020 Bid
by | Wednesday, November 28, 2018

General Motors News From Ohio, Michigan Could Hurt Trump 2020 Bid

The White House is threatening to curtail federal subsidies for electric cars in response to General Motors' decision to shut down auto production at plants in OH and MI. GM said it would phase out certain mode...More..

Trump Says He Expects To Raise China Tariffs
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Trump Says He Expects To Raise China Tariffs

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was last up 0.4 per cent. E-Mini futures for the S&P 500 dipped 0.1 per cent and spreadbetters pointed to a subdued start for the major European Bourse...More..

by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Asia markets tested by Trump warning on China

Both the Pixel 3 and iPhone lineups are manufactured in China and then imported back into the U.S. Brands from other countries could also be affected to varying degrees. The Journal said the administration ha...More..

Microsoft, Apple battle to be most valuable United States company
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Microsoft, Apple battle to be most valuable United States company

Apple closed at 828.64 billion, while Microsoft sat at $822.90 billion, according to Bloomberg . Microsoft has jockeyed with both Apple and e-commerce giant Amazon for position among the most valuable companie...More..

Malfunctioning ATM spits out $100 bills instead of $10 bills in Texas
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Malfunctioning ATM spits out $100 bills instead of $10 bills in Texas

Messages left for North Carolina-based Bank of America weren't immediately returned Monday. A sheet of rare and sought after star notes is seen after the phase of production where the new 100 United States do...More..

GM 'Reorganization' Includes Plant Closures, Layoffs
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

GM 'Reorganization' Includes Plant Closures, Layoffs

At the factories, 3,000 workers could lose jobs in Canada and another 3,600 in the U.S. That figure was about 50 percent cars just five years ago. Something tells me that we'll be seeing a lot of "For Sale" s...More..

Ghosn sacked as Mitsubishi Motors chairman
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Ghosn sacked as Mitsubishi Motors chairman

According to news reports, it was this original Renault-Nissan partnership that led to tension between Nissan and Ghosn. Mitsubishi Motors already had plans to discuss its position in the alliance with Gh...More..

Logitech in talks to acquire headphone maker Plantronics
by | Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Logitech in talks to acquire headphone maker Plantronics

Logitech International , a webcam and keyboard maker, has reportedly terminated discussions regarding the purchase of Plantronics Incorporation, a gaming headset and Bluetooth earpiece manufacturer, as per ...More..

Liberals promise help for Oshawa GM workers after layoffs, Tories demand debate
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Liberals promise help for Oshawa GM workers after layoffs, Tories demand debate

On Monday morning, dozens of workers were seen walking out of the assembly plant, with some saying they were very unhappy with news of the planned closure. On top of the previously announced closure of the as...More..

Lowcountry Christmas tree farms experience shortage
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Lowcountry Christmas tree farms experience shortage

Oakes Christmas Tree lot is set up in parking lot of the The Gallery shopping center on Kingston Pike. Meister's Tree Farm opens every year on Black Friday , and George says he and his family think of it as ...More..

by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Elon Musk likely to move to Mars despite 'good chance of death'

Though likely a long shot, Axios reported Musk can envision a Mars flight as soon as seven years from now, with a ticket price of " around a couple hundred thousand dollars ". He noted that an ad for going ...More..

Oshawa GM plant to close, sources say
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Oshawa GM plant to close, sources say

A spokeswoman for the company said Sunday that GM had "no news or comment tonight". "While the union does not have complete details of the overall announcement we have been informed that, as of now, there is ...More..

Trump Refutes Reports Alleging Dissatisfaction With Treasury Secretary Mnuchin
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Trump Refutes Reports Alleging Dissatisfaction With Treasury Secretary Mnuchin

A year ago when Trump picked Powell to head the Federal Reserve, Mnuchin, a former Goldman Sachs banker, was a strong advocate of his nomination. US President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Friday that he ...More..

How to celebrate small shops in Houston — Small Business Saturday
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

How to celebrate small shops in Houston — Small Business Saturday

The EDA also said it also assisted various small-business owners in the community with assembling displays and posting signage at their businesses with "Shop Small" promotional materials to help them prepare fo...More..

by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Cyber Monday deals headline big week of shopping

Online sales, meanwhile, hit a new record. Online sales totalled US$3.7 billion on Thursday, up 28 percent from previous year. That being said, most of us are probably looking for what the great exclusive g...More..

Bitcoin falls below $3500 in weekend crypto rout
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Bitcoin falls below $3500 in weekend crypto rout

While investors and traders are expecting the best, with hopes that most cryptos have reached their bottom, the plunges in the market still continue. The value of Bitcoin (BTC ) is now down by more than 30 pe...More..

Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn denies allegations
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Ex-Nissan chief Ghosn denies allegations

Renault , which is 15-percent owned by the French state, has made a decision to stick by Ghosn for now, appointing an interim boss while the current CEO and chairman is "incapacitated". However, Le Maire also s...More..

How major U.S. stock indexes fared Friday
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

How major U.S. stock indexes fared Friday

United States stocks fell sharply on both Monday and Tuesday this week before bouncing somewhat on Wednesday ahead of Thursday's Thanksgiving holiday during which markets were closed. The Dow lost 1,127.27 poin...More..

by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Best Cyber Monday 2018 PS4 deals

Black Friday 2018 has already arrived, and if the shopping holiday's bevy of sale prices hasn't suited your tastes as-yet, maybe Cyber Monday 2018 will provide some new opportunities. That being said, most of u...More..

Liberals pass fast tracking motion on Canada Post back to work bill
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Liberals pass fast tracking motion on Canada Post back to work bill

Canada Post says rotating strikes have created massive backlogs of letters and parcels. The 79 members of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers are on picket lines in Timmins, South Porcupine, Cochrane and Cha...More..

Winter storm to hit Southeast Michigan on Monday: Here's what to expect
by | Monday, November 26, 2018

Winter storm to hit Southeast Michigan on Monday: Here's what to expect

The warning, which goes into effect at 10 a.m. Sunday, will impact the following IL counties: Winnebago, Boone, McHenry, Lake Lee, Ogle, DeKalb, Kane, DuPage, Cook, LaSalle, Kendall, Grundy and Will. Any light ...More..

Voting period for electoral reform referendum extended due to postal strike
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Voting period for electoral reform referendum extended due to postal strike

The referendum asks B.C. voters if they support the current first-past-the-post electoral system or if they back a form of proportional representation for the next election, which is set for 2021. The deadline ...More..

Oil prices fall to lowest level in more than a year
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Oil prices fall to lowest level in more than a year

This is the lowest since October 2017. WTI has now lost 34 percent of its value from its peak on October 3 to the trough on Friday. About two dozen exporting nations began capping their output in 2017 in a ...More..

Samsung Electronics apologises to staff who develop cancer at its factories
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Samsung Electronics apologises to staff who develop cancer at its factories

In a landmark decision to end the long drawn-out case, the two sides agreed in July to accept unconditionally a final settlement produced by a mediation committee. The agreement was reached between the chipmak...More..

Arrested Nissan executive Kelly says Ghosn paid appropriately
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Arrested Nissan executive Kelly says Ghosn paid appropriately

In his first reported comments since his arrest on Monday, Greg Kelly was also quoted by NHK as saying that he had worked for the good of Nissan rather than just following Ghosn's instructions. Carlos Ghosn ...More..

Theresa May Confirms UK's Position On Gibraltar's Sovereignty Has Not Changed
by | Sunday, November 25, 2018

Theresa May Confirms UK's Position On Gibraltar's Sovereignty Has Not Changed

The agreement had appeared at risk in the days leading up to the summit, when Spain's prime minister, Pedro Sánchez, threatened to withhold support unless Britain conceded that the British overseas territor...More..