Economy

Iran's VP quits presidential race in favor of Rouhani

Rouhani became thee 10th Iranian President in August 2013. "I ask all my supporters to contribute their full capacity and support for the success of my brother, Ebrahim Raisi", Qalibaf said in a sta...

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Sources Say Ford Will Cut 10% of Salaried Workers

The automaker said on April 27 when it posted earnings for the first quarter than it was planning to cuts costs by $3 billion. Ford has about 30,000 salaried employees in the United States. On Tuesday...

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Chinese fighter flew inverted above US Air Force jet over Yellow Sea

The intercept was deemed unprofessional "due to the manoeuvres by the Chinese pilot, as well as the speeds and proximity of both aircraft", she added, saying a military investigation was underway. U...

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U.S. launches probe of Boeing dumping, subsidy claims vs Bombardier

U.S. launches probe of Boeing dumping, subsidy claims vs Bombardier

Boeing alleges that Bombardier's new 100-150 seat CSeries jetliners are being dumped below cost in the USA market, and are unfairly subsidized by Canadian taxpayers. "There just isn't much competition...

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Salesforce.com Inc Reports 21% Increase In Q1 Earnings

Salesforce.com Inc Reports 21% Increase In Q1 Earnings

Manning & Napier Advisors LLC now owns 1,841,411 shares of the CRM provider's stock worth $131,347,000 after buying an additional 1,324,985 shares during the last quarter. Shares of salesforce .com, ...

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Car plows into Times Square crowd; 1 dead, about 20 hurt

According to witnesses, Rojast mounted the sidewalk in a burgundy Honda sedan and sped along for more than three city blocks, knocking people over before his auto hit a pole and came to rest on a stre...

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Facebook to stream MLB game each Friday starting this week

Facebook to stream MLB game each Friday starting this week

Major League Baseball also has a deal with Twitter, but those games are blacked out in local markets. To view the full article, register now. Facebook plans to live stream an Major League Basebal...

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Prime Reading Promises Thousands of Books and Comics for Amazon High Rollers

Prime Reading Promises Thousands of Books and Comics for Amazon High Rollers

It also provided a part of its sales analysis with the authors with an aim of bringing more publishers and seller on its platform. Every week, Amazon will publish the top 20 fiction and non-fiction ...

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Dick's Sporting Goods cutting 160 jobs in Pittsburgh-area

Dick's Sporting Goods cutting 160 jobs in Pittsburgh-area

The company presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $58.30. Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Dick's Sporting Goods Inc ., where 11 analysts...

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Global Military Biometrics Market Research Report 2017

Global Military Biometrics Market Research Report 2017

Global Baby Wipes Market 2017, presents a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Baby Wipes market globally, providing basic overview of Baby Wipes market including definitions,...

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Uber Freight makes official entrance into trucking market

Uber Freight makes official entrance into trucking market

However, Driegert says feedback from beta users could warrant the company considering rate flexibility and in-app negotiation tools later, as have been utilized by a variety of other brokers in the te...

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O&G stocks buoyant after Saudi, Russia agree to extend output cuts

O&G stocks buoyant after Saudi, Russia agree to extend output cuts

Amid the cutbacks, production in the USA, which isn't part of the agreement, has risen to the highest level since August 2015. "The agreement needs to be extended as we will not reach the desired in...

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'Business as usual' after massive NHS cyber hack

'Business as usual' after massive NHS cyber hack

An insider at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary has said doctors and nurses were 'back to the 1980s using paper ' after a massive cyberattack affecting the NHS across the UK. The UK's leading eye health s...

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Treasury's Mnuchin says still hopes for tax reform this year

Treasury's Mnuchin says still hopes for tax reform this year

Investors have begun to doubt the size and scope of tax cuts the administration may be able to pass and the likelihood of any swift action. While other senators began questioning Mnuchin, the two to...

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Senate Russia investigators ask Comey to testify, seek documents

Senate Russia investigators ask Comey to testify, seek documents

In his subsequent letter to McCabe, Chaffetz said if the report was true and if "Mr. Comey created similar memos, including some that are classified about every phone call and meeting he had with the ...

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Sullivan: Total package of Derek Jeter made him great

Sullivan: Total package of Derek Jeter made him great

Jeter has always handled things well, from being the shortstop of the World Series-winning Yankees as a rookie in 1996, to his four other championship seasons, to his final at-bat at Yankee Stadium wh...

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White House meeting on Paris climate deal delayed

Representatives of almost 200 countries that are party to the agreement are meeting in Bonn from May 8-18 to discuss technical aspects of implementing the accord. A key meeting of White House advisers...

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Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dead at age 52

Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell dead at age 52

As the lead singer for Seattle-based Soundgarden, Cornell helped architect the 90′s grunge rock movement. The musician died in Detroit, hours after he performed with his old band Soundgarden at the ...

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OPEC annual net oil export revenue falls 15% in 2016

European benchmark North Sea Brent crude rose $1.54 to $52.38 a barrel by 1005 GMT (6.05 a.m. ET) and traded intraday at $52.52, the highest since April 24. Oil has surrendered about half its gains si...

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India finalises tax rates for goods and services

India finalises tax rates for goods and services

Life-saving drugs will be subject to 5 percent tax. At the ongoing meeting in Srinagar, the main agenda apart from discussions on the tax slabs, States, Union Territories and officials from the Cent...

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LSV Asset Management Sells 238300 Shares of Morgan Stanley (MS)

LSV Asset Management Sells 238300 Shares of Morgan Stanley (MS)

MCF Advisors LLC now owns 4,176 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $134,000 after buying an additional 26 shares during the period. On average, analysts anticipate that Morgan Sta...

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Immigration arrests up 38 percent this year

Immigration arrests up 38 percent this year

Immigration and Customs Enforcement ( ICE ) arrested 41,318 immigrants, up 37.6 percent over the same period a year ago. Almost 11,000 had no criminal convictions, more than double the number of immig...

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Environment Minister Anil Dave dies at 61

Environment Minister Anil Dave dies at 61

The demise of Dave is a big loss to the nation, Rudy said and prayed that almighty give strength to his family to bear the same. He was also closely associated with Narmada conservation through his or...

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Kansas lawmakers unsure sales tax should be in budget fix

Kansas lawmakers unsure sales tax should be in budget fix

In a almost 20-minute speech Wednesday, Justice went back and forth between pleading with House members to vote on a revenue measure and scolding Senate Democrats for voting against the Senate's Tax R...

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Yamana Gold Inc. (AUY) Raised to "Strong-Buy" at Vetr Inc

Many longterm investors follow a dividend-growth investing strategy which requires investment in the stocks of companies that not only pay dividends, but consistently increase their dividends from yea...

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Trump warns sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation chief over media leaks

Trump warns sacked Federal Bureau of Investigation chief over media leaks

The White House said Trump is weighing options for replacing Comey, a decision that could have broad implications for the future of the Russian Federation investigation. And while Trump praised chief ...

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Burberry profits dip 5% in 'year of transition' despite Brexit boost

Burberry profits dip 5% in 'year of transition' despite Brexit boost

The group cautioned the benefit from the pound would begin to fade later this year, which will hit hit profits in the new financial year by around £30 million. The results, which are seen, are the las...

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Investors Real Estate Trust (IRET) Stake Held by AQR Capital Management LLC

AQR Capital Management LLC held its position in Investors Real Estate Trust (NYSE:IRET) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (...

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Another NSA Cyber Weapon Stolen By Hackers! Widespread Damage Expected

Anyone who hasn't updated their Windows PC recently. "The WannaCrypt exploits used in the attack were drawn from the exploits stolen from the National Security Agency, or NSA, in the United States",...

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Analyst Activity - Leerink Swann Reiterates Outperform on AstraZeneca plc (NYSE:AZN)

About 5.78M shares traded. It has by 0.00% the S&P500. Arbutus Biopharma Corporation, formerly Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation, is a therapeutic solutions company. Therefore 13% are positive. Ma...

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