• CBC Members Wear Kente Cloth to Trump's SOTU Address
CBC Members Wear Kente Cloth to Trump's SOTU Address

But members of the Congressional Black Caucus, were unmoved. WASHINGTON , DC - JANUARY 30: Members of Congress wear black clothing and Kente cloth in protest before the State of the Union address in the chamber of the U.S. "Money doesn't equate to happiness". The demeanor of House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) during Trump's Stat...

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  • Equity markets tumble on global cues, LTCG tax reintroduction
Equity markets tumble on global cues, LTCG tax reintroduction

This is its biggest single session fall since August 24, 2015, when it had lost 1,624.51 points. NEW DELHI: was on Friday eroded by Rs 4.6 lakh crore amid massive selling in the where the BSE benchmark index plummeted 840 points. Capital goods, consumer durables and infrastructure stocks were lapped up, accounting for much of the gains. Among...

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  • McDonald's (NYSE:MCD) Rating Reiterated by Nomura
McDonald's (NYSE:MCD) Rating Reiterated by Nomura

Aggressive quick-service restaurant promotional activity is a risk, but we believe the combination of McDonald's new $1-$2-$3 menu, delivery (called out as a "meaningful contributor" in several markets with average checks 1.5-2.0 times in-store orders), mobile order and pay availability at 20,000 locations (14,000 USA and 6,000 U.K./Canada), the ...

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  • BBC accused of 'belittling' women over equal pay row
BBC accused of 'belittling' women over equal pay row

The BBC's former China editor, Carrie Gracie , resigned from her post earlier this year, claiming male counterparts were being paid at least 50 per cent more. It added: "This is because of the lack of transparency and clarity about the basis for making pay decisions, or in other words no one knows why some men are being paid more than some women".

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  • Fernando Alonso *might* win Le Mans with Toyota
Fernando Alonso *might* win Le Mans with Toyota

Alonso's first race with the team and their LMP1 entry will take place on May 5th at Spa-Francorchamps. It means a hectic schedule for the Spaniard as this year's F1 calendar is already up to 21 races meaning from May to June he will be racing in seven consecutive weekends.

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  • Government officials question Apple about software update that slow down older iPhones
Government officials question Apple about software update that slow down older iPhones

This examination is still in its infancy, as it is too early to conclude whether or not any penalties will be enforced. Kuo issued another research note yesterday saying Apple's device plans for this year could be aimed at avoiding some of the challenges it encountered last year with the iPhone X .

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  • Budget 2018: 'All-Time High' Allocation for Rail and Road Infrastructure
Budget 2018: 'All-Time High' Allocation for Rail and Road Infrastructure

The finance ministry announced an allocation of Rs 1,014.09 crore for the upcoming financial year towards revival of 50 airports and viability gap funding for improving aviation infrastructure in the area under the flagship regional connectivity scheme.

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  • Verizon's plan to sell Huawei phone suffocated by political pressure
Verizon's plan to sell Huawei phone suffocated by political pressure

Based on a new report , Verizon will not be selling the new Huawei Mate 10 Pro flagship, nor other 5G-capable smartphones from Chinese companies, amid mounting political pressure. Carriers may need to reshape their message to show how they support national security, Gallant said. It doesn't seem likely that Huawei is going to get a chance ...

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  • Dow posts biggest drop since May 2017 as United States stocks tumble
Dow posts biggest drop since May 2017 as United States stocks tumble

Fourth-quarter earnings growth fo r the S&P 500 is now seen at 13.2 per cent, up from 12 per cent at the beginning of the year, according to Thomson Reuters data. The CBOE Volatility Index, the most widely followed barometer of expected near-term stock volatility, topped 14 for the first time since December 1.

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  • Samsung starts mass production of chips designed for cryptocurrency mining
Samsung starts mass production of chips designed for cryptocurrency mining

South Korean tech giant Samsung confirmed that it is now producing chips specially designed for cryptocurrency mining. Samsung shares have soared today after the company revealed healthy Q4 and annual profit figures as well as a 50:1 stock split, the latter of which is created to increase investment.

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  • Budget 2018: Excise duty on petrol, diesel cut; Relief to vehicle owners
Budget 2018: Excise duty on petrol, diesel cut; Relief to vehicle owners

The Budget presented in the Parliament on Thursday said that the original excise duty on open petrol will be reduced from Rs 6.48 to Rs 4.48 and open diesel will be reduced from 8.33 to 6.33 rupees per liter. Oil marketing companies determine the prices of petrol and diesel on the basis of three factors. The price of high speed diesel oil has been ...

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  • Volkswagen faces inquiry call over diesel fume tests on monkeys
Volkswagen faces inquiry call over diesel fume tests on monkeys

The New York Times reported that in 2014, a lab in Albuquerque, New Mexico conducted an experiment where 10 cynomolgus macaque monkeys inhaled fumes from a diesel Volkswagen Beetle (later found out to have been rigged with a "defeat device" in Dieselgate ) while watching cartoons for entertainment.

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  • Boeing's Q4 earnings jump 92% to RM12 billion
Boeing's Q4 earnings jump 92% to RM12 billion

The firm has "Hold" rating by Robert W. Baird given on Wednesday, September 20. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Friday, July 7 by Canaccord Genuity. On Thursday, July 6 the stock rating was maintained by Bank of America with "Buy". Investors sentiment decreased to 1.95 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.01, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 53 investor...

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  • Facebook News Feed update focuses on local news
Facebook News Feed update focuses on local news

The company said it is trying to improve the quality of news that readers see on Facebook and to offer users more posts from people they know. Excluding a one-time tax expense, Facebook reported earnings of $2.21 per share from October to December, which beat Wall Street's expectations of $1.95 per share.

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  • Harley-Davidson forecasts drop in shipments this yr, sending shares decrease
Harley-Davidson forecasts drop in shipments this yr, sending shares decrease

The growth estimate for Harley-Davidson, Inc. Overall sales in the quarter were down 9.6 percent. Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 10.46 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 78.28. Harley-Davidson has yet to put together a program that increases market share in North America with motorcycles made here, ...

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  • Amazon moves into healthcare with Buffett and JP Morgan
Amazon moves into healthcare with Buffett and JP Morgan

Health costs have been an increasing burden for workers and businesses in the USA, where about half the population gets health insurance through work. CVS and UnitedHealth each ended down more than 4 percent. "This group has enough covered lives to entirely disrupt the marketplace, if they create an entirely different pricing structure".

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  • Ronna McDaniel: RNC Will Return Wynn Donations If Wrongdoing Is Found
Ronna McDaniel: RNC Will Return Wynn Donations If Wrongdoing Is Found

The company was initiated on Tuesday, October 27 by Gabelli. "DICJ reiterates that the Macau government pays attention to the suitability of major shareholders, directors and key employees in high-level positions in the casino industry, and to the strict implementation of the relevant provisions in this field", the body told GGRAsia following t...

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  • Blackstone in talks to buy majority stake in key Thomson Reuters unit
Blackstone in talks to buy majority stake in key Thomson Reuters unit

The transaction will reportedly involve a $4 billion cash payment from Blackstone , along with $13 billion of new debt taken on by the partnership that will be created by the deal. Canada's Thomson and bought the London-based Reuters for £8.7 billion. Thomson Reuters would hold on to its worldwide news service, Reuters , along with its Le...

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  • Exxon aims to triple Permian shale output over next seven years
Exxon aims to triple Permian shale output over next seven years

About 3.32 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500. Also, VP Robert N. Schleckser sold 5,601 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, December 4th. Deutsche Retail Bank Ag holds 5.45 million shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 6 sales for $5.32 million activity.

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  • Apple iPhone X Production Volume Allegedly Slashed In Half For Q1 2018
Apple iPhone X Production Volume Allegedly Slashed In Half For Q1 2018

Shares of Apple ( AAPL - Free Report ) dipped more than 2% in morning trading Monday after Japanese financial publication Nikkei reported that the company is halving its production target for the iPhone X in the first three months of the year.

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