Macy's surges on Saks takeover talks, CEO could reap $18M severance

A deal could be the largest ever in the retail sector, passing the Kmart-Sears merger of 2004. In a presentation a year ago, Starboard Value said that the real estate assets at Macy's were worth $21.0 billion. HBC's shares (TSX:HBC), meanwhile, wer... More..

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by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Corps of Engineers directed to approve Dakota Access easement

Archambault spoke after North Dakota Sen. Lawyers for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe were not immediately reached on Thursday morning. Hoeven released the statement after meeting...More..

by | Friday, February 03, 2017

Employment declines for 2 years - PMI index

Myanmar's manufacturing sector has returned to growth at the start 2017 after having deteriorated slightly in December and the improvement in business conditions was supported by growth in output, new orders an...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Direct Line Insurance Group PLC (DLG) Insider John Reizenstein Buys 42 Shares

The original version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/01/31/standard-life-plc-sl-receives-average-recommendation-of-hold-from-brokerages.html. Stockholders of record on T...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Delta systems return to normal, some flight cancellations linger

The airline maintains that no flights in the air have been affected by the outage. In August 2016, Delta had to delay hundreds of flights and cancel more than 800 due to a widespread system outage, which affe...More..

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:BAH) To Release Earnings
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:BAH) To Release Earnings

Analysts believe that we could see stock price minimum in the $36 range (lowest target price), allowing for another 6.19% jump from its current position. Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH) last...More..

US, Mexico Statements Differ On Public Statements About Border Wall
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

US, Mexico Statements Differ On Public Statements About Border Wall

I have said it over and over again: " Mexico will not pay for any wall ". "A nation without borders is not a nation", said President Trump. "That's essentially asking the American people and American busine...More..

Keysight buying Ixia for $1.6B
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Keysight buying Ixia for $1.6B

Keysight said that Ixia shareholders will receive $19.65 per share in cash, a price that reflects a "premium of approximately 45 percent to Ixia's unaffected closing stock price on December 1, 2016, the la...More..

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) Declines -0.73% Tuesday's Premarket
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) Declines -0.73% Tuesday's Premarket

Karen Katen holds 941,284 (0.02% of shares outstanding). From a leverage standpoint, management said there's no specific cap as to how high Pfizer would allow its total ratio of debt to earnings before intere...More..

Donald Trump aide tells United States news media 'to keep its mouth shut'
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Donald Trump aide tells United States news media 'to keep its mouth shut'

That said, as some in the media now blatantly work hand-in-hand with the Democrats and left-leaning organizations to try and stop the president's executive order on immigration, I would offer that President Tru...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras (NYSE:PBR) , Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE:CLR)

Analysts give NRG a mean recommendation of 2.10. This year company's Earnings per Share (EPS) growth is -2.30% and next year's estimated EPS growth is 9.50%. The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reuters An...More..

Mizuho Securities Downgraded Enbridge Energy Partners (NYSE:EEP) To 'Neutral'
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Mizuho Securities Downgraded Enbridge Energy Partners (NYSE:EEP) To 'Neutral'

Eclipse Resources Corporation (NYSE:ECR) traded 720313 shares and was closed at $2.35 per share. The stock's market capitalization is $7.47 billion. Within this article: Details on the planned acquisition and...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

United Parcel Service (UPS) Is Sinking After Q4 Profit Disappoints

They issued a "hold" rating and a $117.00 price objective on the stock . The company offered an outlook of $5.80 - $6.10 for the same period. The Closing Price of the stock before earnings was $104.18 wh...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

FCA fines Deutsche £163m for money-laundering failings

DFS worked closely on the investigation with the Financial Conduct Authority. The United Kingdom's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) fined Deutsche Bank more than $200 million for "inadequate" anti-money la...More..

Economic Survey 2017-18 Expected Today
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Economic Survey 2017-18 Expected Today

The Economic Survey acknowledged the adverse impact of demonetisation in the short term as it projected that GDP growth this year would be slowed by 0.25-0.5 percentage point as a result of the withdrawal of ...More..

Ocado profits rise after 'robust trading'
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Ocado profits rise after 'robust trading'

The group, founded in 2000, only managed to turn its first profit before tax in 2015. In a statement , the company also disclosed a 3.3 percent rise in full-year core earnings and said it was well positioned...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

EPL 2016/17: Arsenal 1-2 Watford, 5 Talking Points

Arsenal are now nine points behind Chelsea who they face at Stamford Bridge on Saturday. We can hope he can do the same thing in this game, but he has two attempts in the first 5 minutes, one blatant miss and ...More..

After immigration, Trump govt drafts order on work visas
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

After immigration, Trump govt drafts order on work visas

Tech leaders such as Larry Page, the chief executive of Alphabet, the parent company of Google , went to Trump Tower in NY for a meeting with the then president-elect. Meanwhile, Airbnb's CEO Brian Chesky ha...More..

Oppo A57 launched in India with 16MP front camera for Rs 14990
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Oppo A57 launched in India with 16MP front camera for Rs 14990

The dual-SIM Oppo A57 comes with a 5.2-inch HD display with 1280 X 720 pixels resolution. The A57 cruises on an octa-core processor and 3GB RAM, ensuring snappy performance and seamless multi-tasking. There...More..

Overview of Stock Trend: Colgate-Palmolive Company's (CL)
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Overview of Stock Trend: Colgate-Palmolive Company's (CL)

For fiscal 2016, CL reported adjusted EPS of $2.81, which was flat on a YoY (year-over-year) basis. The company's revenue was down 4.6% compared to the same quarter previous year. Price Target plays a critical ...More..

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F): Check on Ratings and Recommendations
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F): Check on Ratings and Recommendations

Vetr upgraded Ford Motor Company from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $13.50 price objective for the company in a report on Tuesday, December 27th. Executives hold 0.62 percent of the stock. 12/1...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Guinness is to get its own distillery

But the big news is that Guinness will be brewed in America for the first time since 1954, when the company closed its short-lived brewery in Long Island City, N.Y., and moved production back to Dublin. If you'...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) Stock Price Increases 4.09%

Number of analysts are covering this stock and now stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 2 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 3 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 2 given UNDERPERFORM rating to Momenta Phar...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Acting ICE Director Daniel Ragsdale fired

After joined Immigration and Customs Enforcement in the early 2000s, Mr. Homan specialized in cracking down on human smuggling across the border. He provided legal advice to ICE's law enforcement programs befor...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Under Armour Plunges on Disappointing Growth Outlook

Gross margin slipped to 44.8 percent from 48 percent in the same quarter in 2015. "Nowhere is this truer than in North America where revenues increased by just 5.9% - a reasonable progression by retail industry...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Shell Sells UK North Sea Package To Cut Output By Over Half

Shell's total UK North Sea production during 2016 was around 211,000 boe/d. That companies like Chrysaor and EnQuest have moved on these projects mark something of a warming up in the nearly dormant mergers a...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Advanced Micro Devices Rising: Q4 Beats, Q1 Rev View Tops Consensus

Similarly, the company's last 5 years high P/E ratio is 8.09 and low P/E is 8.09, whereas, the industry's and sector's high P/E for the past year is 37.48 and 22.17 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Walmart ShippingPass to Be Replaced by Free Two-Day Shipping

The ranks of Prime subscribers in the US reportedly rose to over 60 million in 2016, up from 10 million in 2013. Today, as of 8 AM ET today, ShippingPass is going away. Further, he hinted that they have a l...More..

Oil extends declines on rising U.S. output
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Oil extends declines on rising U.S. output

Crude oil futures were little changed Monday as traders looked ahead to figures from OPEC. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, light, sweet crude futures CLH7, -0.06% traded at $52.89 a barrel, down 28 cents...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

US Consumer Inflation Firmed, Spending Accelerated in December

Consumer spending is a closely watched economic indicator because it accounts for 70 percent of economic activity. The data also showed that consumers continued to spend faster than they earned, with personal...More..

Trump to uphold refugee deal with Australia - Turnbull
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Trump to uphold refugee deal with Australia - Turnbull

Turnbull has come under fire at home for keeping quiet as world leaders hit out at the new USA administration's temporary bans on travellers from Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen. officials ha...More..

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg criticized the entry and refugee ban in post
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg criticized the entry and refugee ban in post

He believes that increasing the law enforcement's focus to people who are not the real threats will make the compromise the safety of the USA citizens as this move would divert resources. The immigration orders...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Global shares fall on uncertainty over USA immigration

The move triggered protests and confusion at US airports and raised uncertainty for airlines and high-tech industries that employ many foreign-born workers, analysts said. United States 10-year Treasury yields ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

German inflation picks up in January

The European Central Bank (ECB) has a core mandate to target inflation at or around 2 percent and any hint of rising prices could pressure the central bank to end its easy monetary policy sooner rather than lat...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

GM, Honda Working on Affordable Fuel Cell Vehicles for 2020

Honda and GM are making equal investments totaling $85 million (79 million euros) in the project, which is expected to create around one hundred new jobs. Executives from both automakers were joined by Michiga...More..