Foot Locker makes strides as Q3 tops estimates

The company now has an insider ownership of 0.2 Percent and Institutional ownership of 99.3 Percent. Results: EPS was 87 cents as revenue dipped to $1.87 billion. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 18th. A number of hedge funds have rece... More..

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Big Round-Up Of MS-13 Gang Members In US
by | Sunday, November 19, 2017

Big Round-Up Of MS-13 Gang Members In US

The Department of Justice estimates that there are as many as 10,000 MS-13 members across 40 states. "This successful operation continues our efforts to attack MS-13 - both domestically and overseas - disru...More..

Unemployment Down Slightly in ME in October
by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Unemployment Down Slightly in ME in October

Maine's jobless rate continues to maintain historic lows. In Lincoln, the rate dropped from 2.3% to 2.1%. Nonfarm employment in Nebraska last month totaled 1,035,730, up 10,379 so far this year. The Omaha met...More..

Company Apologizes After Train In Japan Leaves 20 Seconds Early
by | Friday, November 17, 2017

Company Apologizes After Train In Japan Leaves 20 Seconds Early

BANGKOK • Thailand's defence technology agency plans to set up a joint centre with China to produce and maintain military equipment in the latest sign of the strengthening security relationship. The 20-second g...More..

Amazon Echo Devices Discounted In Black Friday Deals
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Amazon Echo Devices Discounted In Black Friday Deals

Noted for manufacturing the best displays for televisions and smartphones in 2017, Samsung have a range of 4K TVs on sale this Black Friday. Amazon has announced some more of its Black Friday deals and the ...More..

Sprint to offer free Hulu service in bid to compete with rivals
by | Thursday, November 16, 2017

Sprint to offer free Hulu service in bid to compete with rivals

Announced today , Sprint has confirmed that it will be bundling the Hulu's Limited Commercials service with its Unlimited Freedom plan. But hey, beggars can't be choosers, and alongside unlimited data, talk...More..

Bombardier, EgyptAir strike deal for up to 24 C Series jets
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Bombardier, EgyptAir strike deal for up to 24 C Series jets

Twelve of the aircraft will be turned into a firm order and the remaining 12 are purchase rights. Bombardier expects to turn EgyptAir's letter of intent into a firm order by the end of 2017, commercial ai...More..

Rosogolla originated in West Bengal not Odisha stamps Geographical Indication
by | Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Rosogolla originated in West Bengal not Odisha stamps Geographical Indication

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee celebrated the news with a tweet saying: "Sweet news for us all". When we talk about candies, nothing can beat the spongy, syrupy Rosogolla . We are all happy that ...More..

Mattel shares skyrocket more than 20% on report of Hasbro takeover interest
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Mattel shares skyrocket more than 20% on report of Hasbro takeover interest

Mattel had a net margin of 6.39% and a return on equity of 16.55%. The firm had revenue of C$1.56 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of C$1.82 billion. " Mattel has struggled with ...More..

More Sunshine, Warmer Monday
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

More Sunshine, Warmer Monday

Tomorrow: Clouds will hang around into the morning hours tomorrow before clearing and bring mostly sunny conditions across the area. We could even see a bit of drizzle in the mix but that's about the extent of ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Lyft announces its first worldwide expansion

In 2017, Lyft expanded to cover around 94 percent of USA residents, up from around 60 percent at the start of the year, with multiple new markets added across the country. Uber also has been embroiled in a figh...More..

Crore Loss In September Quarter
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Crore Loss In September Quarter

While Idea and Vodafone are merging their mobile-phone businesses, market leader Bharti Airtel Ltd has snapped up several smaller operators. Under this merger , Vodafone India will get an implied ent...More..

Nvidia shares rise on Q3 Financial Results
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Nvidia shares rise on Q3 Financial Results

The stock was sold at an average price of $162.24, for a total value of $2,641,429.44. Revenue from the business, Nvidia's second-biggest revenue contributor, more than doubled to $501 million in the quarter ...More..

Alibaba Singles' Day sales race past $ 10 bn in first hour
by | Saturday, November 11, 2017

Alibaba Singles' Day sales race past $ 10 bn in first hour

China's Singles' Day is an entertaining festival widespread among young Chinese people, to celebrate the fact that they are proud of being single. In 2009, Alibaba chose to turn Singles Days into a cybersho...More..

JC Penney Stock Surges as Turnaround Plan Shows Results
by | Saturday, November 11, 2017

JC Penney Stock Surges as Turnaround Plan Shows Results

Penney Company, Inc. The company still didn't have a good quarter, but it is in better shape to survive the current period of retail turmoil than many investors seem to think. While the company will face a some...More..

by | Friday, November 10, 2017

Brexit woes: European Commission slashes United Kingdom growth forecasts

It said Italy's GDP is expected to rise 1.5% in 2017, compared to the May forecast of 0.9%, but slow to 1.3% in 2018 (compared to 0.9% predicted previously) and 1% in 2019. Malta's treal GDP growth could be pus...More..

Best Buy will kick off Black Friday on Thanksgiving
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Best Buy will kick off Black Friday on Thanksgiving

While you wait, this is what you can expect from Walmart this year on Black Friday, and what you won't see. "The $279.99 55" Toshiba 55L711U18 4K UHD Smart TV is an equally interesting Black Friday TV deal. B...More..

Fox held talks to sell most of company to Disney
by | Wednesday, November 08, 2017

Fox held talks to sell most of company to Disney

While some have already begun speculating about this potentially exciting news, sources close to Fox have said that the company wishes to move forward while focusing its efforts on the news and sports arenas ...More..

Target Releases Black Friday Ad, Offers Early Access Deals
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Target Releases Black Friday Ad, Offers Early Access Deals

That's a change from previous years, when stores stayed open throughout the night and into Friday. Walmart stores are typically open all Thanksgiving afternoon, but that can be explained by the fact that it i...More..

Chipmaker Broadcom bids $130bn for rival Qualcomm
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Chipmaker Broadcom bids $130bn for rival Qualcomm

Broadcom has announced a proposal to buy Qualcomm for $70 an outstanding share which amounts to over $103 billion. We refer investors to our November 3 note, written after Bloomberg and The Wall Street Jo...More..

by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Total Strangers Accused of Sex on a Delta Flight

These people have every right to be grossed out and disgusted by this couple's behavior, but a study from Jetsetter found that out of 1,600 travelers, 15 percent of them have joined the mile high club . The ...More..

by | Saturday, November 04, 2017

Unilever To Buy Tazo Tea From Starbucks For $384 Million

The brand also sells liquid concentrates focusing on the Chai tea market segment and produces a number of ready-to-drink bottled teas. The acquisition by Unilever is the latest in a string of deals by the A...More..

Twitter Users Express Concern After Employee Temporarily Removes President Trump's Account
by | Saturday, November 04, 2017

Twitter Users Express Concern After Employee Temporarily Removes President Trump's Account

Given the U.S. president's frequent use of the platform, it was speculated that Twitter had deliberately disabled Trump's account. Twitter didn't launch into an explanation about how such an accident could take...More..

Tesla lower after updating on Model 3 production
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Tesla lower after updating on Model 3 production

The Palo Alto, California-based company made just 260 Model 3 sedans in the third quarter due to what it called "production bottlenecks". In a letter to investors , the company said it expects to be able to ...More..

Bitcoin Price Surges to a New Record Value Above $6400
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Bitcoin Price Surges to a New Record Value Above $6400

This jump to a new all-time-high comes within a week's time after Bitcoin touched $6250 high amidst rumours of China cancelling its ban of its local exchanges and cryptocurrency trading platforms. ETFs and de...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Samsung Electronics Names 3 Long-Time Execs As New Leaders

And in related news, Samsung Electronics recently announced a reshuffling in its top brass, which saw the heads of the three key divisions in the company replaced. Operating profit almost tripled on-year to 1...More..

Sprint stock tanks as T-Mobile merger said to collapse
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Sprint stock tanks as T-Mobile merger said to collapse

SoftBank directors are having second thoughts over the merger's terms, which would see SoftBank and other Sprint shareholders own around 40 percent of the combined company but leave T-Mobile's owner Deutsche Te...More..

Winx storms to historic third consecutive Cox Plate win
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

Winx storms to historic third consecutive Cox Plate win

Regular pilot Hugh Bowman said Winx's place in racing folklore was now assured. The Cox Plate drew a sellout crowd of more than 32,600. And he was right. They have run second to a very good horse. You d...More..

by | Sunday, October 29, 2017

Jeff Bezos ousts Bill Gates as world's richest man

The stock soared after the company reported quarterly sales and profit that surpassed analysts' estimates following the United States market close on Thursday. Gates has given away nearly 700 million Microsoft ...More..

There Are Strict New Rules For Anyone Flying To The US
by | Sunday, October 29, 2017

There Are Strict New Rules For Anyone Flying To The US

Travellers may also be asked to switch off their electronic devices, including phones. The checks are expected to affect 325,000 passengers a day at about 280 airports, said the US Department of Homeland Secu...More..

Top 5 quotes from PM Narendra Modi's interaction with journalists
by | Sunday, October 29, 2017

Top 5 quotes from PM Narendra Modi's interaction with journalists

Attacking the Congress indirectly, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said it is in the interest of democracy and the country that political parties develop with true democratic spirit. Further emphasis...More..

Market open: Sensex, Nifty hit fresh record high
by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Market open: Sensex, Nifty hit fresh record high

The Sensex had touched an intra-day low of 33,164.42 points-mark. "Major Asian markets have ended on a positive note, barring the Jakarta and Taiwan indices". In terms of investments, provisional data with th...More..

India To Observe 'Anti-Black Money Day' On November 8!
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

India To Observe 'Anti-Black Money Day' On November 8!

Jaitley alleged that the Congress had never attempted to fight the menace of black money , and was lashing out at the saffron party due to their "inadequate understanding" of the situation. Jaitley said 18 lak...More..

by | Friday, October 27, 2017

United Kingdom economy returns to growth

The Bank of England is firmly on track to hike interest rates next week, after the United Kingdom economy grew slightly more than expected in the third quarter of the year, according to official figures releas...More..

Twitter has been overstating the size of its user base since 2014
by | Friday, October 27, 2017

Twitter has been overstating the size of its user base since 2014

Twitter said it signed a "significant number" of enterprise deals in the third quarter, which would help stabilise its revenue flow. Digits is part of the Fabric mobile application platform that Twitter s...More..