Finance

Asian Asset Sales and Cost Cuts Lifts ANZ to Profit

In morning trade the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group ( ASX: ANZ ) share price is mostly flat at $30.14. ANZ shares fell 1.3% to $30.13. "I mean, it'...


Watch the world's first supersonic auto smash its first public test

Bloodhound SSC uses a EJ200 Rolls-Royce engine, the same one that powers the Royal Air Force's Eurofighter Typhoon. The latest British attempt to tackle the ...


This is not the tax plan voters asked for

Unfortunately, it appears that many middle-income homeowners will see their taxes go up, not down, under the Big 6 plan. If Republicans in Congress really wan...


Singapore passport gets new security features

This is worked out by giving a point for each country that the passport's holders can visit without a visa, with a visa on arrival , or with electronic travel ...


NAACP warns black passengers about traveling with American Airlines

The civil rights organization issued a "national travel advisory" starting Tuesday that warned African-Americans about "disrespectful, discriminatory or unsafe ...


Treasury report slams consumer bureau in latest salvo over arbitration rule

However, it is inexcusable when plaintiffs' lawyers and consumer advocates blatantly distort the impact that the override of the arbitration rule will have on...


WeWork's NY deal sends waves through Vancouver commercial real estate sector

To view the full article, register now. Hudson's Bay said the deal would help it reduce debt by C$1.6 billion (S$1.72 billion) and ramp up its liquidity to ab...


These are the countries with the most pollution-related deaths

The results of the study were published in the journal The Lancet . That's "three times as many deaths as [from] AIDS , tuberculosis and malaria combined an...


Detroit Red Wings trade Riley Sheahan to Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins appear to be inching closer to acquiring forward Riley Sheahan from the Detroit Red Wings . Puempel most likely will go straight to...


Schlumberger NV (NYSE:SLB) Under Analyst Spotlight

The Vident Investment Advisory Llc holds 82,819 shares with $13.41M value, up from 46,613 last quarter. Schlumberger N.V. now has a P/E ratio of 497.24 and ma...


Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Analyst Recommendation

During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.07 earnings per share. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO ) has risen 14.05% since Octob...


Detailed Look at Boston's Bid for Amazon's Second Headquarters Released

As many as 100 cities were expected to respond to the request for a proposal that would include financial incentives. The city ran a full-page ad in the Wa...


Alphabet invests $1 billion in Lyft

GV invested in Uber in 2013 but has since had a strained relationship with the ride-hailing company, as Uber began to develop autonomous cars and compete direct...


Ford announces recall of 1.3 million vehicles due to door latch issue

As a result, doors may not open (not good in an emergency situation) or may not fully close, potentially swinging open while the truck is moving (also very bad)...


Viral video of man being dragged from United flight get officers fired

Dao. Airport security officials who were caught on video in April forcibly removing a passenger from a United Airlines flight in Chicago have been disci...


UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) - Jefferies Holds Rating And Sets New Price Target

Analyst's ratings play a very important role in outlining a stock's performance. The consensus recommendation - averaging the work of 33 analysts - of 2.1 for...


Goldman Sees Iran Tensions Posing Long-Term Threat to Global Oil Supply

As for crude's long-term fate, get set for oil at $10 per barrel over the next six to eight years: that's the contention of Chris Watling, chief executive of Lo...


BoE Deputy Skeptic About Rate Hike

The increase, which brings the rate to its highest level since March 2012, was widely anticipated in the markets and was largely due to rising prices for food a...


India's Wholesale Price Inflation Eases Unexpectedly

Inflation in vegetable prices cooled to 15.48 per cent in September, as against a high of 44.91 per cent in the previous month. India's wholesale price inflat...


Gas Prices Falling Across Florida in Aftermath of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma

AAA Northeast found in its weekly survey released Monday that the price of self-serve, regular is averaging $2.51 per gallon. At U.S. pumps, states with the t...


COLA HBC (CCHGY) Downgraded by Jefferies Group LLC to Hold

It has underperformed by 36.98% the S&P500. Analysts giving shares a rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy. Therefore 31% are positive. 888 Holdings PLC ha...


No decision on Sabarimala Temple Entry for women, referred to constitution bench

The Supreme Court is hearing a plea challenging the practice of the ban on entry of women by the management of the Sabarimala temple . On Friday when the S...


Uber appeals loss of license in London

It filed documents at the Westminster Magistrate's Court. TfL "noted" the appeal but said it would not be commenting before the hearings, which are expected t...


CEO resigns as bribery scandal rocks Samsung

Kwon , a semiconductor engineer, has met with President Moon Jae-in and attended events both at home and overseas since Lee was detained in February on corrupti...


Flight 666 Heads To 'HEL' On Friday The 13th

The airline said the change was the result of new flight numbers, and the flight from Copenhagen to Helsinki will in the future be Flight 954. Finnair said ...


BB&T, Wells Mortgage Rate Deals Thursday Oct 12, 2017

Wells Fargo & Co's Wealth and Investment Management division reported revenue of $4.25 billion in the third quarter of the year. Net income fell 18.6 per...


Equifax Removes Webpage to Investigate Possible Hacking

Carroll said in an emailed statement that, "We are aware of the situation identified on the equifax .com website in the credit report assistance link". Numer...


United States bombers fly over Korean Peninsula in 1st night joint training drills

On Saturday, a USA nuclear-powered Los Angeles-class attack submarine arrived in South Korea . Two supersonic US bombers flew over the Korean Peninsula i...


PMEAC admits to slowdown, lists out 10 priority areas

The EAC-PM chairman said, "We have identified 10 themes that we would initially work on till we have our next meeting one month from now". The Council will st...


Oil stocks to buy ahead of next OPEC meeting

OPEC and other oil producers may need to take "some extraordinary measures" next year to rebalance the oil market, the OPEC secretary-general said on Sunday. Cu...


Pop Tax Repeal OK Expected Today In Cook County Committee Vote

Cook County in IL, which comprises Chicago and many of its inner suburbs, has repealed its four-month-old tax on sugary soft drinks, known locally as the pop ...


Tesla Semi-Truck Reveal Now Delayed to November

Tesla's uber-bulls have long believed the same thing is about to happen to them, with an electric vehicle - specifically the highly anticipated Model 3 - ...


Renault confirms Japan as Jolyon Palmer's last race

It has also paved the way for Pierre Gasly to remain with Toro Rosso, meaning the Frenchman - who finished 14th on his F1 race debut in Malaysia - has subsequ...


Google Brings Cellular Service to Puerto Rico Using Balloons

Virgin Islands. The FCC license comes as Puerto Rico struggles to recover from the devastating affects of Hurricane Maria . It's a cell tower. As Puerto ...


How hurricanes could distort September jobs numbers

The manufacturing sector shed 1,000 jobs after averaging gains of 14,000 new jobs each month since November 2016. The national jobless rate dropped to 4.2 perce...


Just Eat PLC (JE) PT Raised to GBX 835

The stock of John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) has "Overweight" rating given on Monday, March 13 by Morgan Stanley. If a company is less stable over the course of ti...


Netflix price hike confirmed - here's how much more you'll have to pay

Their premium plan, which now is priced at $12 for 4K and streaming on four screens simultaneously, will cost $14, a $2 increase. The price for the basic ...


Business Leaders Blame Regulatory Delays, Changes for Killing Energy East

In late August, the National Energy Board - an independent regulatory agency that oversees worldwide and inter-provincial oil and gas pipelines - announced it...


How Amazon Is Now Threatening FedEx and UPS

By doing so, Amazon is potentially taking business away from other delivery companies including UPS and FedEx . The project, which is dubbed "Seller Flex", w...


Ford To Shift $7 Billion From Car To Truck / SUV Development

CEO Jim Hackett spent his first 100 days rethinking all aspects of Ford's business. Hackett traveled to Russian Federation and Turkey and visited North America...