Economy

USA home sales shoot up to 10-year high

USA home sales shoot up to 10-year high

US home resales rose more than expected in March to the highest level in more than a decade as more homes came on the market and were quickly snapped up by consumers. February's sales pace was revised...

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Two Shot Dead During Anti-Government Protest in Venezuela

These protests reflect a disquiet among the populace that President Nicolas Maduro can no longer ignore. Venezuela has more oil reserves than any other nation in the world, and oil shipments make up o...

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Mallya held, released on bail

Despite multiple injunctions, Mallya has failed to appear before the Indian courts. The extradition process starts with the judge deciding on whether to issue a warrant of arrest. He was, however, r...

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PM condoles loss of lives in Andhra Pradesh mishap

PM condoles loss of lives in Andhra Pradesh mishap

The remaining eight are believed to have died because of electrocution. Reports said the victims include a group of farmers who had gathered along the road to protest against the alleged sand mafi...

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Tesla Recalls 53000 Cars After Brake Malfunction

Tesla Recalls 53000 Cars After Brake Malfunction

There have not been any rollaways due to the issue, the company said . If the gear were to break, the brake would remain engaged, but the parking brake would also be stuck in place. Tesla says the...

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Qualcomm: First Windows 10 ARM PC coming in the fourth quarter

Qualcomm: First Windows 10 ARM PC coming in the fourth quarter

Back at the WinHEC 2016, Microsoft partnered with the Qualcomm to bring the entire Windows 10 experience on the ARM processor. Our Snapdragon 835 is expanding into Mobile PC designs running Windows ...

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Christie, Booker seek federal transit money to avoid 'traffic Armageddon'

Christie, Booker seek federal transit money to avoid 'traffic Armageddon'

At a news conference Wednesday, Christie, Senator Cory Booker and other state lawmakers discussed the importance of committing to upgrading transportation infrastructure of the busy Northeast Corrid...

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Petitions to cancel Turkey referendum result rejected by electoral board

Petitions to cancel Turkey referendum result rejected by electoral board

The main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) and the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) had on Tuesday asked that the poll be scrapped over alleged violations. The "no" campaign said i...

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Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Rises 0.25% in Pre-Session Trading

Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Rises 0.25% in Pre-Session Trading

The business had revenue of $2.29 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.21 billion. Tesla Motors Inc. Cmn now has $49.57B valuation. Tesla has a consensus rating of "Hold" ...

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China's 1Q economic growth ticks higher to 6.9 percent

China's 1Q economic growth ticks higher to 6.9 percent

Still, many analysts expect economic growth to cool later this year as the impact of earlier stimulus measures starts to fade and as local authorities resort to ever-tougher measures in a bid to get s...

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A slice for the stranded: Delta buys pizza for passengers

More than 700 boxes of pie were delivered to passengers stranded in Georgia, Tennessee, Louisiana, Ohio, Kentucky, and other airports in the Southeast. "Let's try this again and the pizza just arrive...

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Trump's made-in-America steel evangelism has its skeptics

Trump's made-in-America steel evangelism has its skeptics

The Secretary of Commerce would have to develop guidelines within 60 days for agencies to assess compliance levels of the order within 150 days of it being passed, as well as assess free-trade agreeme...

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CP commemorates the centennial of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Hundreds filled Veterans Square in downtown Cloverdale on Sunday morning to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge . The Last Post was played by a bugler using an instrument that ha...

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HSBC Reiterated Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) As 'Buy'

The Company operates through two segments: healthcare and distribution & services. It has a 10.91 P/E ratio. The remainder of the portfolio is located across other European countries, including Spain,...

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Stocks on the Run - Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD),

The stock appeared $39.84 above its 52-week highs and is down -7.05% for the last five trades. Gemmer Asset Management Limited Liability Company has invested 0.01% in Steel Dynamics, Inc. Equities res...

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Oil slides 3.8 percent to two-week low on U.S. gasoline build

Oil slides 3.8 percent to two-week low on U.S. gasoline build

Stocks have dropped sharply in the last several weeks and have fallen below levels seen at this time a year ago, but are still higher than where inventories have been in this decade. US inventories of...

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Patriots respond to comparison photo showing team with Obama versus Trump

Patriots respond to comparison photo showing team with Obama versus Trump

The team responded on its Twitter account a few hours later that the Times' photos "lack context" because the 2015 picture includes more than 40 staff while staff were seated on the South Lawn for...

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BP well in Alaska leaking gas after unknown incident

Alaskan and federal officials had identified two leaks spewing methane gas which is linked to climate change. The volume of the leak had not been determined and the cause of the release was unknown,...

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Electric SUV from China Looks Pretty Legit

Electric SUV from China Looks Pretty Legit

The starting price is a cool $1.48 million. Electric vehicles are definitely a big deal in China and the NIO ES8 is a good addition. It is a full-sized seven-seater electric SUV. All the better for ...

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Ontario brings in foreign housing tax to cool Toronto market

A rebate would be available for those who later become citizens or permanent residents, as a well as foreign nationals working in Ontario and worldwide students. "We don't allow a person to buy five o...

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Philip Morris misses 1Q forecasts, volume continues decline

Philip Morris misses 1Q forecasts, volume continues decline

Oakbrook Investments LLC raised its stake in Philip Morris International by 34.6% in the third quarter. Highland Capital Management LLC now owns 79,960 shares of the company's stock worth $7,774,000...

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Trump group's ads bolstering GOP Obamacare repeal drive

Trump group's ads bolstering GOP Obamacare repeal drive

On the community rating issue, states would not be able to waive rules related to gender, age and health status unless the state has established its own high-risk pool or is participating in a feder...

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Analyst Earnings Estimation about: Occidental Petroleum Corporation's (OXY)

The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, March 8th. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, December 15 by Credit Agricole. The stock's market capitalization is 47.36B. Occidental Petr...

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Stock Floundering in Session: GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC)

GNC Holdings Inc. (GNC) has a market capitalization of 630.79 Million. RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movement...

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Jewar airport proposal back on drawing board

Jewar airport proposal back on drawing board

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . Summary: Technical evaluation "The present Bharatiya Janata Party [BJP] government in UP has requested technical evaluation of the Jewar airport sinc...

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Analyst's Viewpoints: Medical Properties Trust, Inc.'s (MPW)

Advisory Services Network LLC increased its position in Medical Properties Trust by 5.4% in the third quarter. The number of shares now owned by investors are 320.94 mln. Has $241,000 Stake in Medical...

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British Parliament approves snap election

She also revealed a concern that the May 2020 election date stipulated by the Fixed-Term Parliaments Act would leave her vulnerable to pressure from Brussels as she neared the end of the two-year with...

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Average Brokerage Rating Of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), InvenSense, Inc. (INVN)

Average Brokerage Rating Of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), InvenSense, Inc. (INVN)

RSI measures the speed and change of a stock price to warn investors when a stock's momentum has carried it too far. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) price is pointing towards neither exit nor entry...

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Is Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Hold Now?

The carrier reported a 57% year-over-year growth in LTE traffic. It's only thanks to Verizon's launch of unlimited plans that the bloodshed isn't worse. This represents a $2.31 annualized dividend...

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Trump Refuses to 'Telegraph' Plans Concerning North Korea

From two continents, Pence and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warned that North Korea's latest failed missile launch was a reckless act of provocation and assured allies in Asia that the US was ready to...

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