Uber to introduce service across Japan by around 2020: CEO

Sony has managed to assemble six taxi companies with a total of 10,000 taxi vehicles in Japan to join in the new venture. Sony says it intends to introduce different packages to suit the different needs of each platform. The new approach might hold... More..

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Berkshire's Munger urges regulators to ease up on Wells Fargo
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Berkshire's Munger urges regulators to ease up on Wells Fargo

It provides other financial services through its subsidiaries engaged in various businesses, including wholesale banking, mortgage banking, consumer finance, equipment leasing, agricultural finance, commercial ...More..

Will UK interest rates rise as inflation outstrips wage growth?
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Will UK interest rates rise as inflation outstrips wage growth?

This hawkish interpretation/turn was inspired by Carney himself, saying at a press conference after the last MPC meeting: "It will likely be necessary to raise interest rates to a limited degree in a gradua...More..

Global Markets: US, European stocks up sharply, oil prices fall
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Global Markets: US, European stocks up sharply, oil prices fall

Traders saw the Dow drop 1,175 points amid a sell off rush. . The move in yields kept equity investors nervous about higher rates and inflation . Worries about future inflation and rising interest rates al...More..

German SPD leader Schulz confirms will not take ministerial job
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

German SPD leader Schulz confirms will not take ministerial job

Martin Schulz , the leader of Germany's Social Democratic party , has announced that he will not take up a ministerial post in the next coalition government, despite gaining key roles for his party from Angel...More..

Disney Announces ESPN Plus: Is It Too Little Too Late?
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Disney Announces ESPN Plus: Is It Too Little Too Late?

The success of Disney parks and resorts was driven by new attractions such as Pandora - the World of Avatar in Orlando, which helped increase attendance by 6% across the company's USA theme parks. First and for...More..

by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Near term Outlook For United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)

Fincl Bank Of The Ozarks owns 5,143 shares or 0.25% of their U.S. portfolio. Also, there are 0 buy, 0 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2.72 average brokerage recommendation. The rating...More..

Meghalaya: BJP likely to declare list of candidates after Union Budget
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Meghalaya: BJP likely to declare list of candidates after Union Budget

Japanese brokerage Nomura expects the government to miss the current year's budgeted fiscal deficit target of 3.2% of GDP, and revise it to 3.5%. The last full Budget of the NDA government may not be a ...More..

by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Prime Gamechangers Stocks For The Day- Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA)

Tredje AP fonden now owns 4,208 shares of the company's stock valued at $109,000 after purchasing an additional 4,207 shares during the last quarter. Gartner Inc. BidaskClub cut shares of Twenty-First Century F...More..

by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Search narrows for Wynn's successor as RNC finance chair

Several other equities analysts have also recently commented on WYNN . Wynn has called the allegations, reported in a Friday Wall Street Journal story, " preposterous ", saying the report was motivated b...More..

United States stocks close lower on sell-off
by | Wednesday, January 31, 2018

United States stocks close lower on sell-off

The S&P 500 fell 31 points to 2,822. Analysts blamed hefty losses in health care and technology stocks and declining crude oil prices, which caused energy stocks to fall. Among earnings, Pfizer shares fell 3 ...More..

Intel lifts S&P, Dow to new highs; Starbucks weighs on Nasdaq
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Intel lifts S&P, Dow to new highs; Starbucks weighs on Nasdaq

Shares of 3M rose 0.6 per cent in the morning session. The Dow is up 321.07 points, or 1.2 percent. AbbVie surged 13.8 per cent, while Dow member Pfizer gained 4.8 per cent and Gilead Sciences advanced 5....More..

Chemring Group plc 16.9% Potential Upside Indicated by Berenberg
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Chemring Group plc 16.9% Potential Upside Indicated by Berenberg

GBX 425's average target is 52.66% above currents GBX 278.4 stock price. Ratings analysis reveals 17% of Borg Warner's analysts are positive. The stock's average target of $41 is -27.74% below today's ($56.74...More..

Asian shares track weakness on Wall St; China shares higher
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Asian shares track weakness on Wall St; China shares higher

A trader works at the New York Stock Exchange. UPDATE: DJIA is up over $26,000 again on January 17th. Markets were supported by signs that U.S lawmakers could pass a stopgap measure to fund the government ...More..

Facebook to rank news outlets by trustworthiness
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Facebook to rank news outlets by trustworthiness

Facebook is rolling out a major change to its News Feed: pushing up news articles that come from "high quality" sources, and pushing down the others. Facebook won't be assessing the trustworthiness of news ...More..

Buses for Apple employees 'attacked' with pellet guns, company suspects
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Buses for Apple employees 'attacked' with pellet guns, company suspects

Authorities were unsure if the buses were being targeted as they were unmarked, Montiel added. Anything thrown or shot at a bus with enough force to break its windows is a safety concern that puts passengers ...More..

Why Tesco is being punished despite posting growth
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Why Tesco is being punished despite posting growth

The group, which reset its strategy in November two months after Archie Norman joined as chairman, said clothing and homeware like-for-like sales fell 2.8 per cent in the 13 weeks to December 30th, its fiscal t...More..

New Toyota-Mazda plant will bring 4000 jobs to Alabama
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

New Toyota-Mazda plant will bring 4000 jobs to Alabama

Matt Bevin said the commonwealth would be going full throttle to convince Japanese automakers Toyota and Mazda that the Bluegrass state is the ideal location for a $1.6 billion factory they plan to build in...More..

United States crude slips 57 cents, retreating from mid-2015 highs
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

United States crude slips 57 cents, retreating from mid-2015 highs

Bank Wealth Management. A senior OPEC source from a major Middle Eastern oil producer said on Monday that OPEC was monitoring unrest in Iran as well as Venezuela's economic crisis, but will boost output only ...More..

Serena Williams to skip this year's Australian Open
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Serena Williams to skip this year's Australian Open

Williams was pregnant when she won at Melbourne Park previous year, her Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam singles title. The 36-year-old American last week played her first match since giving birth in Septem...More..

All Macs, iOS devices affected by chip security flaws - Apple warns
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

All Macs, iOS devices affected by chip security flaws - Apple warns

According to media reports and statements issued by cybersecurity experts, the hardware bugs could allow malicious software installed on the devices to get access to the information without responding to the op...More..

Apple raises pay for Tim Cook, other top executives
by | Saturday, December 30, 2017

Apple raises pay for Tim Cook, other top executives

So the iPhone maker now wants Cook to fly private for "all business and personal travel", it said in the filing. The policy was implemented this year "in the interests of security and efficiency based on ...More..

Uber's valuation could be significantly slashed after SoftBank deal
by | Friday, December 29, 2017

Uber's valuation could be significantly slashed after SoftBank deal

The SoftBank deal triggers new governance terms at Uber that were approved by the company's board in October , though. Softbank will invest $1 billion into Uber in hopes of ridding investor concerns the ten...More..

by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

On Friday, February 12 the stock rating was maintained by Benchmark with "Buy". Mizuho maintained it with "Buy" rating and $46 target in Friday, August 5 report. The firm has "Buy" rating by Bank of America giv...More..

USA finalizes hefty duties in Bombardier-Boeing trade case
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

USA finalizes hefty duties in Bombardier-Boeing trade case

The decision follows the Commerce Department's preliminary recommendation of duties of that amount on Bombardier's C Series jets, earlier this autumn. The Commerce Department's decision comes as the Trump Adm...More..

Virgin billionaire Richard Branson is taking up Hyperloop One chairman role
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Virgin billionaire Richard Branson is taking up Hyperloop One chairman role

A 28-foot-long pod was placed into a 1,600-foot-long concrete test tube, which was depressurized to the equivalent air pressure experienced at 200,000 feet above sea level. Hyperloop One's co-founders, executiv...More..

Mobile To Enter Streaming Video Arena After Buying Layer3 TV
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Mobile To Enter Streaming Video Arena After Buying Layer3 TV

While it's not clear how the new service stands out, it's possible T-Mobile will offer free access to certain customers on higher-paid tier plans. T-Mobile hasn't laid out specifics for the offering but cal...More..

Treaty 8 First Nations to seek Site C injunction
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Treaty 8 First Nations to seek Site C injunction

Horgan says it wasn't an easy decision. "It sort of sounds like (government) was check-mated into it a little bit", said Val Litwin, CEO of the B.C. The Greens and their ilk are in the latter category, of cou...More..

Houston mother allegedly kicked off plane for breastfeeding her crying child
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Houston mother allegedly kicked off plane for breastfeeding her crying child

Before the cabin door closed, she began breastfeeding her child. Rui noticed that the plane door was still open and passengers were still coming on board, so she asked for just a few more minutes to finish feed...More..

Global arms sales rise for first time in five years
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Global arms sales rise for first time in five years

Sales of arms and military services by the world's largest arms-producing and military services companies - the SIPRI Top 100 - totalled $374.8bn in 2016, according to new global arms industry data released...More..

by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

HSBC announces end to suspended sentence for Mexican cartel case

The Justice Department had accused HSBC of not implementing proper systems to catch money laundering, allowing at least $881 million in proceeds from the sale of illegal drugs to flow through the USA financia...More..

Infosys appoints Salil S. Parekh as CEO and MD
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Infosys appoints Salil S. Parekh as CEO and MD

His exit and the prolonged public spat led to a reshuffling of the Infosys' board with Nandan Nilekani , a co-founder and former CEO, returning as non-executive chairman. Salil joined Capgemini in 2000 as a ...More..

Mueller removed top Federal Bureau of Investigation agent after anti-Trump texts
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Mueller removed top Federal Bureau of Investigation agent after anti-Trump texts

Trump's brief non-response to the Flynn news comes after Senate Republicans passed tax reform legislation in the overnight hours that nobody - not even the president - has read. "I hope you can let this go",...More..

German Police Destroy Package Containing Nails, Powder, Firecracker Found At Christmas Market
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

German Police Destroy Package Containing Nails, Powder, Firecracker Found At Christmas Market

The police pointed out that it was a cylindrical object with cables, nails and batteries, but had not found any detonators. The scene at Potsdam's Christmas market, which was evacuated on Friday. The securi...More..

Want to squelch research? Tax grad students' waivers
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Want to squelch research? Tax grad students' waivers

A provision in the tax bill that the U.S. House of Representatives recently passed - and that the Senate is still considering - would impose a potentially enormous tax increase on graduate students: as much a...More..

Industrial Strategy earmarks £170 million for construction sector transformation
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Industrial Strategy earmarks £170 million for construction sector transformation

The government said it would create " Sector Deals " to help improve efficiency in the construction industry, develop and improve artificial intelligence (AI) technologies and enable the automotive sector to ...More..

Jeff Bezos Is Now Allegedly Worth $100 Billion
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Jeff Bezos Is Now Allegedly Worth $100 Billion

Business mogul Jeff Bezos' net worth jumped above $100 billion on Friday amid optimism for Amazon's Black Friday sales. Gates hit the $100 billion mark back in 1999, and Bezos is the first since then to d...More..

Hard alcohol could make you feel instantly sexier, according to science
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Hard alcohol could make you feel instantly sexier, according to science

In addition, the project organizers said, was there a time in the life volunteers conflicts and fighting, provoked by use of alcohol . As it turns out, having a beer or a glass of wine does tend to make you ...More..

Uber Paid Hackers to Hide Exposed Data of 57 Million Users
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Uber Paid Hackers to Hide Exposed Data of 57 Million Users

The real kicker is that Uber didn't disclose this breach at all. Compromised data from the October 2016 attack included names, email addresses and phone numbers of 50 million Uber riders around the world,...More..

Pennsylvania's unemployment rate reaches lowest point in 10 years
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Pennsylvania's unemployment rate reaches lowest point in 10 years

Data released Friday morning, November 17, by the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services showed the state's nonagricultural wage and salary workforce rose to 5,550,900 in October from a revised 5,546,600...More..