Richard Smith, Equifax's Bailed CEO, Spilling the Beans Tuesday

ABOUT EQUIFAXEquifax is a global information solutions company that uses trusted unique data, innovative analytics, technology and industry expertise to power organizations and individuals around the world by transforming knowledge into insights that... More..

by | Published 20 days ago
Yahoo 2013 data breach hit 'all three billion accounts'
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Yahoo 2013 data breach hit 'all three billion accounts'

Chief Executive Richard Smith for his company's handling of a data breach that affected more than 140 million consumers. Hackers did not obtain "passwords in clear text, payment card data, or bank account inf...More..

Walmart buys Brooklyn startup for same-day NYC delivery
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Walmart buys Brooklyn startup for same-day NYC delivery

Now, they're making headway-not with a store, but by zeroing in on the hectic city delivery scene with its latest acquisition, a small Brooklyn-based startup called Parcel. "Born and bred in New York City, Parc...More..

Congressmen criticize Equifax's response to hack
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Congressmen criticize Equifax's response to hack

Equifax identified an intrusion on 29 July, and Smith said he was informed of the problem two days later, but it was only in mid-August that an investigation revealed the extent of the breach. Equifax 's form...More..

No surprises, cash rate still on hold
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

No surprises, cash rate still on hold

For this to change the RBA might be inclined to either purposefully devalue the Australian Dollar, or simply wait it out, patiently waiting for inflation and other factors to reach appropriate levels before pus...More..

Ford US sales up 8.7% to 222248 units
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Ford US sales up 8.7% to 222248 units

About 11.92 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 77.78% the S&P500. Fords average transaction prices increased $2,300 from a year ago on strong demand for high-series trucks. (NYSE:EAT). 19,245 wer...More..

Uber CEO holds 'constructive' talks with London officials
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Uber CEO holds 'constructive' talks with London officials

Transport for London ( TfL ), which runs and regulates the British capital's transport system, shocked Uber last month by deeming it unfit to run a taxi service and refusing to renew its licence. "While we have...More..

Mass shooting suspect's father was on FBI Most Wanted List
by | Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Mass shooting suspect's father was on FBI Most Wanted List

Stephen Paddock had been married in the past and lived with his girlfriend, Eric Paddock said, but he didn't know of any children. Authorities had initially said she likely wasn't involved in the shooting....More..

GM Is Going All Electric, Will Ditch Gas- and Diesel-Powered Cars
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

GM Is Going All Electric, Will Ditch Gas- and Diesel-Powered Cars

Electrification is becoming a huge topic for automakers in 2017. Charles Freese, GM executive director of global fuel cell business, said SURUS is designed for a "wide range of applications", including freigh...More..

Monarch Airlines ceases trading, all its future bookings are cancelled
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Monarch Airlines ceases trading, all its future bookings are cancelled

The CAA advises customers with these bookings to contact their card issuer, insurer or PayPal for advice on how to claim a refund. Around 110,000 Monarch passengers are now thought to be overseas. Greybul...More..

Old Kosciuszko Bridge finally comes down: See photos
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Old Kosciuszko Bridge finally comes down: See photos

Construction workers demolished the remains of the infamous Kosciuszko Bridge in New York City on Sunday to make room for city rebuilding projects. The main part of the bridge was dismantled in July this ye...More..

Oklahoma State at Texas Tech
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Oklahoma State at Texas Tech

And make no mistake, going into the Jones on a Saturday night against Texas Tech's high-powered offense wasn't easy. However, they were able to kick in a field goal for an extra three points. Nic Shimonek fini...More..

The way forward on health care
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

The way forward on health care

With each successive push to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act , hospitals, doctors, nurses, nursing homes, and others have been working together to carefully assess the potential impact on consumers ...More..

Sunny days ahead; nice weekend in store
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

Sunny days ahead; nice weekend in store

Despite the front stalling, we will still get cooler air working into the area thanks to a high pressure ridge sliding east to the Carolinas on Saturday . Low 51F. Winds NNE at 10 to 15 miles per hour. Mostl...More..

Trump to rally manufacturers in tax speech Friday
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

Trump to rally manufacturers in tax speech Friday

Reports from the U.S. suggest President Trump is pushing for an aggressive agenda of tax reform, including a reduction of the corporate tax rate to 20 per cent and abandoning the taxation of overseas profits....More..

Uber Ex-CEO Travis Kalanick Names Directors in Power Play
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

Uber Ex-CEO Travis Kalanick Names Directors in Power Play

Kalanick has appointed former Xerox CEO Ursula Burns and former CIT Group CEO John Thain to positions on the ride-sharing company's board of directors, The Hill magazine quoted The Wall Street Journal as sayi...More..

Royal Caribbean arrives in Puerto Rico to deliver supplies, rescue hurricane victims
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

Royal Caribbean arrives in Puerto Rico to deliver supplies, rescue hurricane victims

On Wednesday, August 2 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Hold". Walleye Trading Limited holds 0% or 4,000 shares. The original version of this article can be accessed at https://www.trueblu...More..

GOP tax plan favors the richest, analysis shows
by | Sunday, October 01, 2017

GOP tax plan favors the richest, analysis shows

Each one of these sole proprietorships and closely-held partnerships, the add helpfully, engage in "hundreds of transactions, deals, and new enterprises every year", which, in turn, makes his " personal federa...More..

The Analysts Set SEGRO plc (SGRO) PT at $480.50
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

The Analysts Set SEGRO plc (SGRO) PT at $480.50

It has outperformed by 36.40% the S&P500. Among 8 analysts covering 3i Group PLC ( LON:III ), 5 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. Us Bancshares De has 48,781 shares. Caprock Gru ...More..

Mixed start for Wall Street stocks
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Mixed start for Wall Street stocks

Back then, the US economy was going gangbusters under President Bill Clinton at the start of the dotcom boom. He did that again on Friday, cheering the "RECORD HIGH" for the S&P 500 . The S&P and the Dow rec...More..

Bain will seek IPO of Toshiba's memory business
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Bain will seek IPO of Toshiba's memory business

Although the news conference was cancelled just minutes before it was due to begin, the head of Bain Capital in Japan, Yuji Sugimoto, said the disagreements over the briefing had no bearing on the contract. n...More..

Trump Meets With Kevin Warsh About Fed Chairman Job
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Trump Meets With Kevin Warsh About Fed Chairman Job

Other names said to be in contention include current Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen , Stanford University economist John Taylor and John Allison, the former BB&T Bank chief executive, according to people famili...More..

'We apologise': Legal threats force Ryanair to clarify customers' rights
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

'We apologise': Legal threats force Ryanair to clarify customers' rights

The regulator asked for a meeting with the airline as part of a consultation that will last at least seven days and could take legal action for breaching consumer protection laws. He said: "They are not making ...More..

Volkswagen Issues Profit Warning Over Cost of Diesel Repairs
by | Saturday, September 30, 2017

Volkswagen Issues Profit Warning Over Cost of Diesel Repairs

Separately Munich prosecutors made an arrest in connection with the scandal. Like most of the Volkswagen Group executives suspended in the wake of Dieselgate , Hatz professed his innocence and took a golde...More..

Where to find coffee deals (and freebies!) on National Coffee Day
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Where to find coffee deals (and freebies!) on National Coffee Day

The Refuge , a coffee shop and wine bare in Central Phoenix is offering a free cup of black coffee all day Friday. 7-Eleven: Will offer free coffee for 7Rewards members Friday through Monday. You can al...More..

Sessions Condemns 'Political Correctness' On College Campuses
by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Sessions Condemns 'Political Correctness' On College Campuses

Earlier today, dozens of former and current Georgetown University students, faculty, and D.C. residents, are gathered at Georgetown University Law's Center for the Constitution, to protest a speech to be gi...More..

by | Friday, September 29, 2017

Oil holds above $52 as USA stockpile drop counters export surge

Crude oil production in Texas, one of the biggest producers of shale oil in the USA, fell less than 1% in July compared with a year ago, the state's energy regulator said on Tuesday. "The destocking process...More..

Micron Technology, Issues First Quarter Corporate Forecast On Company Earnings
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Micron Technology, Issues First Quarter Corporate Forecast On Company Earnings

Micron Technology, Inc . (NASDAQ:MU) touched its 1-Year High price of $36.60 on 09/20/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $16.17 on 10/13/16. It has outperformed by 159.57% the S&P500. Arnzen sold 1,000 shares of th...More..

Uber in landmark United Kingdom employment tribunal: All you need to know
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Uber in landmark United Kingdom employment tribunal: All you need to know

Uber's new boss Dara Khosrowshahi apologised to Londoners for the taxi app's mistakes and pledged to make changes as the Silicon Valley firm tries to overturn a decision to strip it of its licence in one of...More..

Nike Q1 2018 revenue totals $9.1 billion
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Nike Q1 2018 revenue totals $9.1 billion

Stifel Nicolaus set a $66.00 price objective on Nike and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Saturday, July 22nd. Finally, Wedbush reissued a "neutral" rating and issued a $53.00 price tar...More..