Donald Trump 'so proud of NASCAR' for stance on protests during anthem

Richard Childress , another prominent owner who was the team owner for the late Dale Earnhardt Sr., said any of his employees who protest in that way " get you a ride on a Greyhound bus ". - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)Many people booed the p... More..

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Equifax Security Showed Signs of Trouble Months Before Hack
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Equifax Security Showed Signs of Trouble Months Before Hack

He'll have to deal with the list of security issues that Equifax faces , as well as investigations from the Federal Trade Commission and Congress . Smith is expected to testify on the company's data brea...More..

ADB Sees Robust Growth In Developing Asia
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

ADB Sees Robust Growth In Developing Asia

However, the ADB trimmed its growth forecast for South Asia to 6.7% this year and 7% next year, compared with estimates of 7% and 7.2% made in July. The region should embark more aggressively on building infr...More..

Is Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) a Sensible Stock at Current Levels?
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Is Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE:RHT) a Sensible Stock at Current Levels?

The price/earnings ratio (P/E) for Red Hat, Inc .is 72.91 and the forward P/E ratio stands at 33.60. The stock appeared $108.39 above its 52-week highs and is down -1.56% for the last five trades. (NYSE: RHT )...More..

United Kingdom banks are trapped in a pincer movement
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

United Kingdom banks are trapped in a pincer movement

Britain's banks could incur £30bn of losses on their lending on credit cards, personal loans and for vehicle finance if interest rates and unemployment rise sharply, the Bank of England warned on Monday. The fi...More..

ABB splashes US$2.6 billion on GE Industrial Solutions acquisition
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

ABB splashes US$2.6 billion on GE Industrial Solutions acquisition

For GE, the transaction marks the first major portfolio change under CEO John Flannery, who took over on August 1 and is trying to reverse this year's biggest stock slide on the Dow Jones Industrial Average. "C...More..

Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy quits party
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Trinamool Congress leader Mukul Roy quits party

As per News18, there were recent reports that Roy was in touch with the BJP and may join the saffron brigade soon. I shall resign from the Rajya Sabha immediately after the pujas. In fact, Mukul Roy's son, Subh...More..

Commonwealth Bank axes $2 ATM fees for rival banks' customers
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Commonwealth Bank axes $2 ATM fees for rival banks' customers

Consumer group Choice spokesman Tom Godfrey said the bank's decision could mark the beginning of the end for the $2 ATM withdrawal fee. It is also facing Federal Court proceedings in which the Australian Tran...More..

North Korea May Consider Hydrogen Bomb Test
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

North Korea May Consider Hydrogen Bomb Test

The latest United Nations sanctions for the first time imposed limits on supplies to the North of the fuel it needs to keep its citizens and soldiers moving. "There is no one within the country that could vent ...More..

Elect swamp drainer, Trump tells Alabama
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Elect swamp drainer, Trump tells Alabama

The runoff vote will be held Tuesday. Bannon has endorsed Moore in the race while his former boss, President Donald Trump , and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have endorsed odd. "By the way, both g...More..

Barclays PLC Reaffirms
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Barclays PLC Reaffirms "Overweight" Rating for Ashtead Group plc (AHT)

The rating was maintained by JP Morgan on Thursday, September 8 with "Overweight". RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Wednesday, September 9 report. Morgan Stanley owns 0.01% i...More..

Equities fall steepest in 10 months on global cues, weak rupee
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Equities fall steepest in 10 months on global cues, weak rupee

Indian benchmark indices dipped sharply on Friday with BSE Sensex down 447.60 points at 31922.44 and NSE Nifty down 157.50 points at 9964.40. Stocks across Asia fell after North Korea threatened to test...More..

Euro jumps after better than expected French and German economy data
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Euro jumps after better than expected French and German economy data

The numbers come days after Bloomberg's latest euro-area economic survey, which saw the currency region get another upgrade. Germany's private sector expanded at the fastest pace in nearly six-and-a-half year...More..

Metal stocks drop after S&P cuts China's sovereign credit rating
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Metal stocks drop after S&P cuts China's sovereign credit rating

S&P also said it expects Chinese economic growth of 5.8% or more annually through 2020. Last week, Premier Li Keqiang assured the heads of six worldwide organisations - including the World Bank and the global...More..

Mobile, Sprint finally figuring out this merger thing ars_ab.settitle(1171975)
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Mobile, Sprint finally figuring out this merger thing ars_ab.settitle(1171975)

Will a T-Mobile & Sprint merger be the next big thing in the wireless market? One persistent potential merger is that of T-Mobile and Sprint , the US's third- and fourth-largest wireless carriers, respec...More..

Oil meeting at OPEC as strategy bears fruit
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Oil meeting at OPEC as strategy bears fruit

The current deal, which was extended earlier this year, runs to the end of March 2018. Oil prices had earlier fallen by more than 50 per cent in less than two years due to a supply glut, from levels of over...More..

Wal-Mart testing service to deliver groceries when you're not home
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Wal-Mart testing service to deliver groceries when you're not home

The potential answer, which is now being tested within the fairly specific demographic of "people in Silicon Valley who own smarthomes from August Home ", now involves several steps. Deliv CEO Daphne Carmel...More..

First Solar surges to 52-week high after favorable trade ruling
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

First Solar surges to 52-week high after favorable trade ruling

First Solar not only designs and manufactures solar panels but also creates systems to help them run. By mid-November, commissioners will submit recommendations to Trump, who has wide latitude to act on those ...More..

Uber users can share location 'while using the app,' 'always,' and 'never'
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Uber users can share location 'while using the app,' 'always,' and 'never'

With the iPhone's new operating system iOS 11 - which was released to the general public yesterday - turning them off is hard. Settings tap on Wi-Fi and turn of Wi-Fi completely . A box will pop up, al...More..

Stocks notch up new high but it's all about the Fed
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Stocks notch up new high but it's all about the Fed

According to the Fed's economic projections which were released on Wednesday, Fed officials expected the United States economy to grow 2.4 per cent this year, higher than their forecast of 2.2 per cent in Jun...More..

by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Markets Right Now: US stocks mostly higher in midday trading

Health index was the biggest laggard on the S&P, pulled lower by United Health's 2.2 percent fall. Investors increased bets the U.S. Federal Reserve would raise rates again this year after the central bank's ...More..

Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, dies
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, dies

L'Oreal cosmetics heiress Liliane Bettencourt, listed by Forbes as the richest woman in the world with a fortune of nearly $50 billion, has died at the age of 94. Liliane Bettencourt inherited the L'Oreal f...More..

Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Shares Bought by Andra AP fonden
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Shares Bought by Andra AP fonden

Polen Capital Management Llc increased Adobe Sys Inc ( ADBE ) stake by 8.43% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Several other institutional investors and hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the com...More..

SL Green Realty Corp. (SLG)
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

SL Green Realty Corp. (SLG)

The stock's market capitalization is 393.10M. The price/earnings ratio (P/E) for SL Green Realty Corp.is 99.52 and the forward P/E ratio stands at 46.70. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue owns 0.06% inv...More..

Asian markets press pause ahead of Fed announcement
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Asian markets press pause ahead of Fed announcement

The Fed has always held a portfolio of financial assets, mostly US treasuries, to help it manage short-term interest rates. The Fed isn't going to sell its assets back to the market , which could cause a suppl...More..

United Kingdom retail figures unexpectedly up 1 percent for August, says ONS
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

United Kingdom retail figures unexpectedly up 1 percent for August, says ONS

However, economist Sam Tombs at Pantheon Macroeconomics said that the outlook for retail sales over the remainder of 2017 still looks challenging due to inflation and wage growth, noting that the largest net ba...More..

Global stocks flat as investors await Fed meeting results
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Global stocks flat as investors await Fed meeting results

Forecasters expect the Fed to leave interest rates unchanged and stick to plans to raise rates in December. Japan's Nikkei stock index ended 2 percent higher after touching its highest levels since late...More..

Bed, Bath & Beyond, General Mills Tumble into Wednesday's 52-Week Low Club
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Bed, Bath & Beyond, General Mills Tumble into Wednesday's 52-Week Low Club

The correct version of this report can be viewed at https://www.equitiesfocus.com/2017/09/20/callahan-advisors-llc-sells-10008-shares-of-general-mills-inc-gis.html. The company has market cap of $29.92 billion....More..

Wall St hits new record highs as financials, industrials gain
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Wall St hits new record highs as financials, industrials gain

Gold edged lower on Tuesday, marking its third consecutive daily loss as USA equities nudged further into record territory as the Federal Reserve began a two-day policy meeting. "That's quantitative tightening....More..

The Dow Stock Downgraded on Valuation Concerns; Bed Bath & Beyond Tanks
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

The Dow Stock Downgraded on Valuation Concerns; Bed Bath & Beyond Tanks

Temares during his phone conversation with analysts' outlined initiatives being pursued by Bed Bath and Beyond to accomplish meeting the needs and wants of customers. Of those insider trades, 18,718 shares of...More..