Asia tracks French election rally; weak yen lifts Tokyo

Asia tracks French election rally; weak yen lifts Tokyo

The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, meanwhile, gained 10.65 points, or 0.70 percent, to 1,529.86. Shares of NEC Corp shares rose 3.5 percent and hit one-month highs after the electronics giant raised its net and operating profit forecasts on Monday. Читать далее

Virat Kohli can't dismiss his Challengers' record flop

Virat Kohli can't dismiss his Challengers' record flop

Playing in front of a packed stadium, Chahal - who in February returned best figures by an Indian in Twenty20 cricket with 6/25 against England - used the flat deck to his advantage, bowling with variations that flummoxed the home team batsmen. Читать далее

Tesco (LON:TSCO) Issued With 'Reduce' Rating At HSBC

Tesco (LON:TSCO) Issued With 'Reduce' Rating At HSBC

Therefore 88% are positive. The stock of Kaiser Aluminum Corp. The stock of Connect Group PLC (LON:CNCT) earned "Buy" rating by N+1 Singer on Wednesday, October 14. Berenberg Bank reissued a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 840 ($10.74) price objective on shares of GVC Holdings PLC in a report on Thursday, February 9th. Читать далее

AT&T revenues dip as wireless equipment sales slide

AT&T revenues dip as wireless equipment sales slide

Its subsidiaries and affiliates, AT&T operating companies, are the providers of AT&T services in the USA and around the world. AT&T Inc. on Tuesday said it lost more of its most lucrative wireless customers during the first three months of the year as the country's biggest mobile carriers try to lure customers from each other with offers of unlimited data plans. Читать далее

Petroleum union negotiations successful, strike called off

Petroleum union negotiations successful, strike called off

India and Sri Lanka will jointly operate the oil storage facility at the strategic eastern port town of Trincomalee. He said the development of eastern port district of Trincomalee will be discussed during the visit. The Marxist Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) backed the trade unions action saying that they oppose the agreement to be signed between Sri Lanka and India. Читать далее

Soda Linked to Faster Brain Aging

Soda Linked to Faster Brain Aging

The lead researcher of the study says more work needs to be done to study the health effects of diet drinks. "Drinking at least one artificially sweetened beverage daily was associated with almost three times the risk of developing stroke or dementia compared to those who drank artificially sweetened beverages less than once a week", say the co-authors of the study, which used data from 4300 participants in the Framingham Heart Study , a US-based study which has monitored diet and ... Читать далее

Larry Page company Kitty Hawk has a new flying car!

No word just yet on how much the vehicle will cost when it goes on sale at the end of the year, but it's probably not going to be cheap. But it can only be flown over fresh water and in not congested areas says the company . This image courtesy of the Kitty Hawk Corp. shows Cimeron Morrissey , an outdoor sports enthusiast and freelance writer, as she flies on the the Kitty Hawk Flyer prototype. Читать далее

Larry Page's Flying Vehicle; Netflix Raises Capital -- Tech Roundup

While Kitty Hawk says it wants to sell the Flyer by the end of the year, details about the flying vehicle are hard to come by. It takes off and lands vertically, like a helicopter. Kitty Hawk president Sebastian Thrun, who helped create Google's self-driving auto, today tweeted a link to Kitty Hawk's website for the first time . Читать далее

Amazon launches self-service subscriptions marketplace

Amazon launches self-service subscriptions marketplace

Digital subscriptions now available on the Amazon site include lifestyle, news, and streaming content services like SlingTV, eMeals and LegalZoom. It's no coincidence that May 21 is exactly three years to the date that Amazon Prime began offering HBO shows to subscribers as part of a then-unprecedented syndication deal between the two companies. Читать далее

Corn jumps as rains seen stalling U.S. planting progress

Corn jumps as rains seen stalling U.S. planting progress

Soybean plantings were 1 percent. Corn prices under pressure from U.S. Agriculture Department report on Monday afternoon that showed farmers had planted 17 percent of their corn crop, topping market forecasts. "Those showers will once again stall fieldwork". By contrast, weather maps show a drier spell until into the end of the week for the northern USA, where persistent wetness has curtailed spring wheat sowings. Читать далее

Chatham Lodging Trust (REIT) (NYSE:CLDT) Reviewed By Analysts

Bank of Montreal Can now owns 150,945 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $3,174,000 after buying an additional 150,795 shares during the period. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, March 29th. Dupont Cap Mngmt Corporation holds 0.01% of its portfolio in RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) for 21,757 shares. Читать далее

Netflix to raise another Euro 1 billion in debt

Netflix to raise another Euro 1 billion in debt

While the company stated the money would be used for "general corporate purposes", Netflix has been open about the fact that most of its funding going forward would be used for content acquisitions and production. If you've somehow avoided all the buzz surrounding Netflix , Inc.s (NASDAQ: NFLX ) earnings, Stifel top analyst Scott Devitt is out today with a few insights and a price target hike. Читать далее

Bayern complains to UEFA about Spanish police

Bayern complains to UEFA about Spanish police

Ancelotti made the case for video technology immediately after the game, saying the mistakes were unacceptable for the Champions League quarterfinals. Replays showing at least one of the goals was offside didn't puncture his happiness. "We played very well, obviously I am very happy to score all three goals, but the team has been great". Читать далее

United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

Dao being dragged off a United flight has many calling for a boycott of the airline. The new policy states that crew members can only be booked onto oversold flights 60 minutes or more before the flight is scheduled to depart. And while shareholders will not be entirely happy with the week's trading, it is far from the dawn of the apocalypse for United Airlines and its parent company. Читать далее

Which Analysts Are Watching Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX)?

Which Analysts Are Watching Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX)?

The stock now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $22.86. By reviewing stock prices from the stock market history of the company and examining its analysts ratings can give an investment picture with updated information of stock which helps investors to make investing decision. Читать далее

Trump eyes changes to Obama's tax and Wall Street rules

President Trump ordered his Treasury Department on Friday to review measures put in place by the Obama administration, setting the stage for a rollback of regulations that were meant to curtail corporate tax evasion and prevent another financial crisis. Читать далее

Modi open to holding talks with Hurriyat leaders: Mehbooba Mufti

Modi open to holding talks with Hurriyat leaders: Mehbooba Mufti

The security forces are under intense pressure as they are faced with nearly daily protests and stone-pelting. Mehbooba, later, met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed the security situation in the state. PDP leader Abdul Gani Dar was attacked by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, according ANI report. "The Prime Minister suggested that states could organize events there", the statement said. Читать далее

Oil down slightly in subdued trade after failed North Korean missile test

Gasoline stockpiles rose by 1.5m barrels to 237.7m barrels during the week ending on 14 April, while those of distillate fuels shrank by 2.0m barrels, according to the Energy Information Administration , the US Department of Energy's statistical arm. Читать далее

Indian Bank profit up three-fold to Rs 320 crore

Gross NPAs were at 7.4% of gross advances as on March 31, 2017, as against 7.69% as on December 31, 2016 and 6.66% as on March 31, 2016. "On the corporate side, we have been trying to reduce our exposure", said Indian Bank CEO Kishor Kharat. Читать далее

Samsung's Facial Scanning Tech Years Away From Being Viable For Mobile Payments

The report also noted that OLED display for the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus are much larger than that of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, respectively, released previous year, but will have an overall touchscreen display size closer to the iPhone 7. Читать далее

Freeport-McMoRan gets boost from Indonesia export resumption

Freeport-McMoRan gets boost from Indonesia export resumption

FBR & Co reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $13.00 price target on shares of Freeport-McMoRan in a research note on Wednesday, April 5th. In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 2.85 on the shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX). Читать далее

US Treasury Secretary: Tax Cuts Won't Raise Budget Deficit

US Treasury Secretary: Tax Cuts Won't Raise Budget Deficit

Also read: Ahead of vaunted tax plan, it's a mystery who has Trump's ear on taxes. House Republicans had previously called for a 25 percent rate, and leadership is now seeking a 20 percent rate plus a border adjustment tax-a controversial revenue driver that would raise more than a trillion dollars over 10 years but that Trump has reportedly dismissed as too complicated. Читать далее

Doctor dragged from United flight plans to file lawsuit: lawyer

When one passenger, Dr David Dao, refused, Chicago Aviation security officials boarded the flight and pulled him from his seat before dragging him off the plane to the horror of fellow passengers. They are now the most frequent business travelers of any generation - millennials took 7.4 business trips previous year, versus 6.4 for Generation Xers and 6.3 for baby boomers, according to an October 2016 report from travel and hospitality marketing firm MMGY Global. Читать далее

Pagegroup PLC (MPI) Upgraded to Buy at Kepler Capital Markets

Therefore 83% are positive. Barclays PLC had 273 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, April 4. The stock of Headwaters Inc (NYSE:HW) earned "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Wednesday, November 23. TheStreet cut shares of Pentair PLC. from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 25th. Читать далее

SC orders trial of Advani, Joshi and Uma Bharti for conspiracy

SC orders trial of Advani, Joshi and Uma Bharti for conspiracy

Advani, Murli Manohar Joshi, Uma Bharti and Kalyan Singh in the Babri Masjid demolition cases. It also said that the trial judge of Lucknow "shall not be transferred" till conclusion and delivery of the judgement in the sensational case. Читать далее