Economy

Cinco de Mayo; Quad Cities style

At least one resident we talked with who does not want to be identified said throwing large Cinco de Mayo parties, as in the past, will attract too much attention. Cinco de Mayo is here. Brown's ...

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Koreans vote for new president to succeed ousted Park

Koreans vote for new president to succeed ousted Park

He won support from those previously backing Yu Seung-min, another conservative candidate who broke with the Saenuri Party, supported the impeachment of Park, and is promising a clean government. Also...

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Cabinet decides to sign pact with China to become part of OBOR

Cabinet decides to sign pact with China to become part of OBOR

Beijing, he said, had no intentions of getting involved in territorial disputes between India and Pakistan. "India is viewing Beijing and Islamabad as potential threats and is suspicious of Beijing'...

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Well Known Mover to Watch: Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA)

Well Known Mover to Watch: Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA)

A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in TSLA. American Century Companies Inc. increased its position in Tesla by 1.0% in the first quarter. If you are viewing ...

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Crude prices hit 5-month lows as glut fears weigh

Goldman said, however, that "long term oil prices have continued to steadily decline on growing evidence that the oil market can balance close to $50 per barrel". shale supply remains a concern,...

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Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NAK)

It is the "top line" or "gross income" figure from which costs are subtracted to determine net income. Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NAK ) is a part of Basic Materials sector and belongs to Indus...

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Water tanker scam- Kapil Mishra shows evidence against CM Arvind Kejriwal, others

He has crossed all the limits of lying. "The Chief Minister chose to bring in Kailash Gahlot in his place". It is so stupid. "I am neither with the BJP nor with PM Modi". Struggling to steady itself...

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Delta apologizes to California family booted from flight

Delta apologizes to California family booted from flight

A video of the April 23 incident was uploaded to YouTube on Wednesday and added to the list of recent encounters on airlines that have gone viral, including the dragging of a bloodied passenger of...

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Coal is Done, Says Warren Buffett

Buffett did reiterate his bullish long-term view for the American economy, but seemed more focused on the current shortcomings in various industries, companies, and Berkshire itself. Buffett shared so...

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Killed In Small-Plane Crash Near California Lake

Killed In Small-Plane Crash Near California Lake

The Icon A5 is marketed as one of the safest, most easy to fly airplanes on the market. The planes are created to be affordable, lightweight, and easy to operate and meant for "recreational pilots w...

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Oreo Introduces Firework Flavor

Oreo Introduces Firework Flavor

In its latest attention-grabbing move, Oreo is launching a Fireworks flavor in the lead-up to summer and July Fourth. In April it was announced that Oreo was partnering with Dunkin Donuts on a moc...

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Family flying from Hawaii booted off Delta flight

The 8-minute video was viewed almost 4 million times in the two days since it was posted. The firm added that their goal is to always work with customers to resolve travel issues, but "that did not...

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House GOP repeats Obamacare mistake

House GOP repeats Obamacare mistake

The non-partisan Congressional Budget Office estimates the measure, if enacted, would leave 24 million people without insurance coverage by 2026. "The House bill is not going to come before us", Col...

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Tim Cook: Everyone talking about next iPhone hurting sales

Apparently, it's not clear what the exact nature of those investments will be yet, and how they will deliver returns back to the new fund or Apple . "By doing that, we can be the ripple in the pond"....

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5 takeaways from April's jobs report

5 takeaways from April's jobs report

Hopes were high for a month of solid gains after the nation added just 79,000 jobs in March, a figure that was revised down on Friday. The job market staged an impressive rebound in April, adding 21...

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Donald Trump urges future government shutdown, easier passage of laws

Donald Trump urges future government shutdown, easier passage of laws

The budget as it stands was approved late Sunday night and was seen as a victory by the Democrats, mostly because it specifically did not include new money for the construction of a border wall an...

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Coach's bling fling, will spend US$2.4 billion on Kate Spade

That was the last trading day before media speculation of a transaction started running rampant. Among the growth opportunities is China, where only 1% of consumers can name the Kate Spade brand w...

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Financial Choice Act to Move to Full House Vote

Interestingly, in the executive summary of the CHOICE Act published by the Republican members on the Financial Services Committee , there is only one very brief, single-bullet-point mention of the DO...

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President Trump promising action on US-Canada dairy dispute

The White House's interpretation glossed over Trudeau's aggressive tone and said the two leaders discussed dairy and lumber exports. A diplomatic call between President Trump and Canadian Prime Mini...

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Oil prices hit, markets falter amid fears of slowdown

Oil prices hit, markets falter amid fears of slowdown

But ongoing high supplies have resulted in crude oil prices falling back below $50 per barrel. In the meantime, some OPEC producers themselves raised production and exports in order to compensate ...

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Investor's Alert Antero Resources Corp (NYSE:AR), Horizon Pharma PLC (NASDAQ:HZNP)

The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . Numeric Ltd Co invested 0.01% in Horizon Pharma PLC (NASDAQ:HZNP)....

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Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL) Posts Earnings Results

Whiting Petroleum Corp (WLL) Posts Earnings Results

The Stock opened today's session at $7.8 and now the price is hovering at $8.03 by showing increase of 3.08 percent. Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) now has a Value Composite score of 46....

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Why Square, FormFactor, and Air Transport Services Group Jumped Today

Why Square, FormFactor, and Air Transport Services Group Jumped Today

ATSG provides aircraft leasing and air cargo transportation and related services to domestic and foreign air carriers and other companies that outsource their air cargo lift requirements. (NASDAQ:ATSG...

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Severe Tropical Cyclone Donna to soak Vanuatu before threatening New Caledonia

Severe Tropical Cyclone Donna to soak Vanuatu before threatening New Caledonia

By May 10, the Joint Typhoon Warning Center expects Tropical Cyclone Donna to begin extra-tropical transition. Despite the category changes the storm itself hasn't changed much, it's simply hovering...

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Stock Roundup: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

Stock Roundup: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

We have $33.80 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:CTLT worth $275.10 million more. AVALANCHE INTERNATIO (OTCMKTS:AVLP) had a decrease of 34.62% in short interest. Its sales stood at -0.10% a year o...

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Most Active Stock: Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM)

Most Active Stock: Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM)

Its Price to Cash Flow ratio shows the value of 11.77, whereas, the industry and sector ratio of Price to Cash Flow ticked at 11.83 and 34.81 respectively. Eight investment analysts have rated the sto...

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Spend your old £5 notes before the weekend!

Spend your old £5 notes before the weekend!

The good news is that, although you won't be able to freely spend old fivers (or any old notes), they never lose their face value. If you are offered one in a shop, try simply asking the assistant...

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France's Macron lays groundwork for transition to presidency

France's Macron lays groundwork for transition to presidency

It was the first time the men had appeared in public together since Macron resigned in August 2016 as Hollande's economy minister to run for president - a decision that was received coldly by the Fren...

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Analysts Ratings for Pfizer Inc. (PFE)

Analysts Ratings for Pfizer Inc. (PFE)

D Orazio & Associates Inc. boosted its position in Pfizer by 0.5% in the fourth quarter. First National Bank Sioux Falls increased its position in Pfizer by 108.2% in the third quarter. The company's ...

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Gateway Investment Advisers LLC Sells 1363 Shares of Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCA)

Gateway Investment Advisers LLC Sells 1363 Shares of Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCA)

Noting its average daily volume at 5.72 million shares each day over the month, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm. The stock exchanged hands with 7.96 million shares contrast to...

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