Economy

PM mocks those ridiculing jump in ease of doing business ranking

PM mocks those ridiculing jump in ease of doing business ranking

The Prime Minister also criticized the opposition for their negative comments on the World Bank report. He also said, "Instead of questioning the ranking on the respective World Bank index, we shoul...

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The winners, and the many losers, from higher interest rates

The winners, and the many losers, from higher interest rates

The first interest rate hike for over 10 years will have just a "modest impact" on Northern Ireland families and individuals as the Bank of England ushers in gradual rises in the cost of borrowing. ...

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Arqiva shelves IPO plans

Arqiva shelves IPO plans

Arqiva , whose clients include the BBC and ITV and various worldwide broadcasters, is not the only firm to have pulled the plug on a planned IPO in London. Arqiva is owned by Canada Pension Plan Inve...

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Hurricanes, quake weigh on Berkshire Hathaway earnings

The insurance underwriting operations swung to a $1.44 billion operating loss, from a year-earlier profit of $272 million, on pretax losses of about $3 billion related to hurricanes Harvey, Irma and M...

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Sorry, the McRib is not coming back to Cleveland-area McDonald's

Sorry, the McRib is not coming back to Cleveland-area McDonald's

Hey fast food junkies, the McRib is back. The seasoned boneless pork patty slathered in barbecue sauce was introduced 35 years ago and was inspired by McDonald's first executive chef. In a statement...

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Equifax Breach: Company Clears Executives For Selling Stock Before Hack Announcement

Equifax Breach: Company Clears Executives For Selling Stock Before Hack Announcement

The company said that the data breach - in which hackers likely accessed Social Security and driver's license numbers, birth dates and addresses - likely occurred from mid-May through July, and that...

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Starbucks Corp Sentiment Improves on Better Stock Potential

According to today's trading volume Starbucks Corporation is BELOW its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing BELOW Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. Evercore Wealth Management Ltd owns 27,79...

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Amazon to End AmazonFresh Service in Many Regions

Amazon to End AmazonFresh Service in Many Regions

As the retailer looks to be shifting its focus towards brick and mortar grocery, source Recode has revealed that Amazon reportedly emailed customers in nine states to inform them that its AmazonFr...

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KFC bath bomb released in Japan

KFC bath bomb released in Japan

Screw vanilla and lavender fragrances, the time to smell like a paper takeout bag is now! If you really, REALLY need this, your best bet to check eBay over the few weeks as they are sure to emerge o...

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Analyst's Predictions on Bank of America Corporation (BAC), Senseonics Holdings, Inc. (SENS)

Analyst's Predictions on Bank of America Corporation (BAC), Senseonics Holdings, Inc. (SENS)

The stock decreased 2.32% or $2.33 during the last trading session, reaching $98.2. About 61,096 shares traded or 77.29% up from the average. Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) has risen 17.00% since...

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Trump anti-gay Agriculture Department pick withdraws nomination

Trump anti-gay Agriculture Department pick withdraws nomination

Clovis's decision to withdraw his nomination", said White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders. A former Trump campaign aide dropped out of the running on Thursday for a senior position at the Department...

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Amazon Subsidiary Registers Ethereum, Cryptocurrency Domains

Amazon Subsidiary Registers Ethereum, Cryptocurrency Domains

The retail giant has not started accepting any form of Bitcoin or Ethereum, but the rumors about Amazon launching its own cryptocurrency are obviously becoming true, taking into consideration the regi...

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Iceland Remains World's Most Gender-Equal Country

Iceland Remains World's Most Gender-Equal Country

It may take women around the world more than two centuries to achieve workplace equality, according to a new report from the World Economic Forum . While women worldwide are making progress closing...

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Credit Suisse reports almost 6-fold rise in profit

Credit Suisse reports almost 6-fold rise in profit

The group today reported third-quarter income attributable to shareholders of SFr244m (£187m), up from SFr41m during the equivalent period past year. The lender is now in the second phase of its thr...

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Korea Investment CORP Boosts Holdings in Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)

Korea Investment CORP Boosts Holdings in Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)

ValuEngine downgraded shares of Discovery Communications from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. If you are viewing this report on another website, it wa...

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October Jobs Report: Disappointing Bounce-Back

October Jobs Report: Disappointing Bounce-Back

Analysts in a Reuters poll had forecast 15,000 extra jobs and predicted the unemployment rate would stay at 6.2 percent. All of the gains were in the private sector. Imports fell by the same amount,...

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Whisky that cost over €8500 a shot exposed as worthless fake

Whisky that cost over €8500 a shot exposed as worthless fake

Zhang's problems started, as with most modern problems, on Facebook. The single shot of Scotch, poured from a previously unopened bottle labelled as an 1878 Macallan single malt, was, in fact, not v...

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Jobs Report: Unemployment Falls to Lowest Level in 17 Years

Jobs Report: Unemployment Falls to Lowest Level in 17 Years

October's employment gains took the average for the past two months to 90,000, below the 162,000 monthly average in the last three months. The unemployment rate has declined by 0.7 percentage point ...

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German automakers, Ford to launch electric charging network

German automakers, Ford to launch electric charging network

Each charging point will have a capacity of 350 kilowatts (kW), and will use the existing European standard, the Combined Charging System, to reduce charging times compared to existing systems. A pan-...

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Mobile reportedly makes Sprint new offer in an effort to save merger

Mobile reportedly makes Sprint new offer in an effort to save merger

More: T-Mobile, Sprint merger soon? The newfound talks reportedly come following a conversation between T-Mobile CEO John Legere and Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure. Son's influence would have been comme...

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ADP raises revenue growth forecast as it eyes new clients

On Thursday, May 11 the insider Howie Neil sold $485,700. The shares sold for $106.59. The increase in net income during third-quarter 2017 was primarily due to the increase in adjusted earnings and l...

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Help feed hungry Canadians with Subway on World Sandwich Day

And for each sub you buy, Subway will donate a meal through Foodbank to help fight hunger throughout Australia. Members who registered their Subcard account before October 30 will be able to claim t...

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EnLink Midstream Partners LP (ENLK) Analysts See $0.01 EPS

This number is calculated by dividing a company's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization by the company's enterprise value. Enterprise Value is calculated by taking the market ...

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Herndon Capital Management LLC Sold shares of Valero Energy Corp. (VLO)

The institutional investor held 243,280 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $16.41 million, up from 152,364 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Glg Ltd accumu...

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Marathon Oil Corp (NYSE:MRO) Institutional Investor Sentiment Analysis

Teachers Advisors LLC increased its holdings in Marathon Oil Corporation by 3.6% in the 1st quarter. United Capital Financial Advisers LLC now owns 10,994 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock ...

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