Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Latest news
Home » Economy


EXTRA: Thomas Cook Enters Hotel Deal, Replaces CFO As Bookings Up


It follows an alliance with Expedia earlier this month, to make the United States travel giant its preferred provider of hotels for city and domestic holidays. "Meanwhile, bookings to Spain, our biggest destination overall, remain level with a year ago as we continue to manage through what has proven to be a very competitive trading environment, particularly for the United Kingdom". Read More »

Vice President Mike Pence visits NASA on Redstone Arsenal


The global space station is the world's most sophisticated research outpost in space. He also visited a test center for the Space Launch System (SLS). The newest iteration of the revived National Space Council will meet for the first time October 5, the White House announced today. Vice President Mike Pence is set to tour NASA and Army facilities in Alabama before taking the stage to campaign for Republican Sen. Read More »

Ascena Retail Group Inc. (ASNA) — Trending Stock Analysis

Dividends are mostly given in terms of cash payments, property or as shares of stock. Citigroup maintained the shares of ASNA in report on Tuesday, September 20 with "Neutral" rating. The stock's market capitalization is $404.91 million. The Company classifies its businesses into six segments: ANN, Justice, Lane Bryant, maurices, dressbarn and Catherines. Read More »

Devon Energy Corporation (DVN) Stake Lifted by Federated Investors Inc

The stock increased 0.09% or $0.07 on September 22, reaching $79.63. About 14.11M shares traded. CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) has declined 24.40% since September 24, 2016 and is downtrending. Elm Ridge Management Llc invested in 349,399 shares or 3.67% of the stock. Smith Asset LP has 308,606 shares for 0.3% of their portfolio. Shares of Brookdale Senior Living Inc. Read More »

United Technologies Corporation (UTX) EPS Estimated At $1.69

Amarillo National Bank who had been investing in Facebook Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $495.28B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.58% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $114.29. Ellington Group Inc Ltd Liability stated it has 2,000 shares or 0.04% of all its holdings. The company was downgraded on Monday, August 31 by Barclays Capital. Read More »

LeBron James on President Trump: 'He doesn't even care'


After Trump said on Saturday the Golden State Warriors were not welcome to the White House to celebrate their 2017 National Basketball Association championship, James took to social media to denounce the president: "U bum @StephenCurry30 already said he ain't going!" All indications are that LeBron James was legitimately blindsided by Kyrie Irving's decision to force his way out of Cleveland, and some thoughts that James shared on Monday all but confirmed that. Read More »

DHS planning to collect social media info on all immigrants


Starting on October 18, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) plans to collect social and internet search data on USA immigrants, including naturalized citizens and those with a green card. (It's no wonder global tourism to the United States has declined in early 2017). The unnervingly vague nature of the term "information sharing agreements" used in No. Read More »

German Election: Anti-AfD Protests Erupt In Berlin


Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday she meant to hold talks with rival Social Democrats, the Free Democratic Party (FDP) and Germany's Greens to discuss options for a stable coalition government. "But we will negotiate responsibly and seriously". She said: "I can't see what we should have done differently". "If the talks fail, he told n-tv television, the Social Democrats will face the question: "Do they want to take the blame for early elections or will they let themselves be ... Read More »

Brokerage Overview of: Finish Line Inc. (FINL)

Finish Line is a retailer of athletic shoes, apparel and accessories. About 944,099 shares traded. Finish Line Inc . (FINL) has an annual dividend of $0.44, while its annual dividend yield is 4.19%. "(FINL) Receives "Hold" Rating from Cowen and Company" was posted by TrueBlueTribune and is the property of of TrueBlueTribune. (NASDAQ:FINL) Cheap From Peers? The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 29 by Barclays Capital. Read More »

`Will join hands with BJP if needed; may quit acting'


Actor Kamal Haasan shaking hands with Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal during a press conference after a meeting at his residence in Chennai on Thursday. "But again, the same rule of collaboration can work in our case too, if there is common good", the actor said.Kamal is planning a political movie, but believes cinema need not be used to propagate one's political ideology. Read More »

(FRT) Shares Trading up at $124.78 Federal Realty Investment Trust…


It has underperformed by 6.57% the S&P500. Jacobs Levy Equity Management reported 0.01% stake. Heitman Real Estate Securities Llc holds 2.43% of its portfolio in Acadia Realty Trust for 1.40 million shares. The 14 day Williams %R for Acadia Realty Trust (AKR) is noted at -67.11. American Assets Mgmt Limited Liability Corp reported 20,000 shares. MedEquities Realty Trust earned a news impact score of 0.30 on Accern's scale. Read More »

Darden Restaurants Inc. Reveals 13% Rise In Q1 Earnings


Darden's same-store sales, a key metric of stores open at least a year, rose 1.7% in the first quarter, below Wall Street's estimate of 2.1%. For the week, the stock is performing -1.46%. For the quarter, shares have been noted at -21.22%. The ex-dividend date has been established as Thursday the 6th of July 2017. For the quarter, shares have been noted at -7.70%. Read More »

Japanese PM Abe calls snap election amid rising North Korean tensions


The government has set 2018 to 2020 as the time frame for "a productivity revolution", that Abe says will strengthen Japan's economic foundations. Abe is also running on his economic track record, at a moment when Japan has hit its longest growth streak in 11 years and his Abenomics agenda seems to have finally turned a corner . Read More »

US calls N Korea nuke bomb test threat 'shocking'


Mattis made the remarks on Monday as the war of words between U.S. and North Korean top officials escalated to risky levels over United States military build-up on the Korean peninsula and in response to Pyongyang's nuclear and ballistic missile tests. Read More »

'I don't care if Uber leaves Quebec,' says Montreal mayor


But those discussions followed a series of public splits within the Quebec Liberal government over whether Über could co-exist with the province's taxi industry. He called it a "deal breaker". Under the new regulations unveiled last Friday, he said, Uber would not be able to attract and retain part-time or occasional drivers. Read More »

General Electric Company (GE)

The stock rose 0.13% or $0.03 reaching $23.96 per share. About 4,183 shares traded. General Electric Company (GE ) has an Analysts' Mean Recommendation of 2.4. Since May 15, 2017, it had 3 insider buys, and 0 sales for $3.37 million activity. In other news, CEO John Leonard Flannery bought 103,983 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, August 8th. Read More »

NFL Ratings On CBS Up Slightly From Week 3 In 2016


For the first time in its 38-year history, Mike's Grande Burger in Oroville will not have its television screens turned to Monday Night Football . But it is far more likely that whatever Trump attempted to spur did not play a major factor in last night's incremental, predicable ratings drop. Read More »

Running late? Just take a self-flying taxi


The Autonomous Air Taxi (AAT) of Dubai was the brainchild of Dubai's Road and Transport Authority (RTA). The CEO Volocopter Florian Reuter, while talking to the ceremony, told that these state-of-the-art taxis would be launched in the metropolitan city of Dubai, within five years. Read More »

SAP snaps up Hybris partner Gigya in identity management push


Gigya , which was founded in Israel and is now headquartered in California, was recently placed as a leader in Forrester's Customer Identity and Access Management wave and is used by more than 700 enterprises including 50% of the comScore top 100 USA web properties. Read More »

USA home prices jumped in July even as sales level off


For the sixth straight month, year-over-year average gains in home-resale prices across metro Denver slowed slightly in July from the previous month's pace. "Home prices in July continued to rise at a solid pace with no signs of slowing down,"CoreLogic President and CEO Frank Martell said". The Builders Sentiment Index published by the National Association of Home Builders also leveled off after March. Read More »

Hot Stocks For Today: Nutanix, Inc. (NTNX), Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SGYP)

With the last stock price close down -35.44% from the 200-day moving average, compared to the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has increased 0.04% over the same time. 11,036 were reported by Gamco Invsts Et Al. 4,650 were reported by Wesbanco Retail Bank Inc. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 0. The collective rating of 2 for Verastem, Inc. Read More »

Stock In Spotlight: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

The company has market cap of $48.71 billion. The stock increased 1.12% or $0.6 on September 22, reaching $54.05. The company now has an insider ownership of 0.1 Percent and Institutional ownership of 84.4 Percent. As per Thursday, January 19, the company rating was initiated by HSBC. Stephens has "Overweight" rating and $55 target. Since May 8, 2017, it had 3 insider buys, and 0 insider sales for $735,660 activity. Read More »

Is This The End Of US Dominance In Global Energy?


Also, that year, Exxon Mobil had to write down $2 billion worth of undeveloped natural gas assets. But, ExxonMobil, which had led the rankings for 12 consecutive years, fell to No. Apart from Exxon, the other American company in the top ten is Valero Energy Corp. Collectively, the world's top 10 companies posted combined profits of $63.7 billion last year, 14% lower than the $74.3 billion posted the year before. Read More »

Restrict gas exports to use here: Victoria


Victoria has dared the prime minister to make good on his threat to restrict gas exports "immediately". Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls said he wrote to Mr Turnbull earlier this year to discuss how the Commonwealth could reward Queensland and apply pressure to other states to provide more gas for the domestic market. Read More »