Greenpeace protestors board ship delivering VW diesels, more break into holding yard

They drew up alongside the huge vehicle carrier at around 8.30am this morning in kayaks and small boats bearing banners saying "ditch diesel ". The group had said the protesters on the ship planned to stay on the vessel until Volkswagen agreed t... More..

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South Korea, US agree on putting more pressure on North Korea: Seoul
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

South Korea, US agree on putting more pressure on North Korea: Seoul

Previously, Mattis said a war with North Korea would "involve the massive shelling of an ally's capital, which is one of the most densely packed cities on earth", in reference to Seoul . Germany's foreign ...More..

by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Fed conflicted by tepid US inflation, global economic rebound

Traders continue to digest the Federal Reserve's monetary policy announcement on Wednesday, when the Fed left interest rates unchanged by signaled another rate hike is likely this year. Yellen admitted the pers...More..

Ryanair to recruit 120 new pilots in the 'next week or two'
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Ryanair to recruit 120 new pilots in the 'next week or two'

Blue flu was the name given to past industrial action by Gardai, where prohibited from striking, they called in sick. Boss Michael O'Leary said pilots planning a four-week break will have it cut to three. He ...More..

OPEC panel to discuss export monitoring, oil pact extension
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

OPEC panel to discuss export monitoring, oil pact extension

Last year, the cartel signed a historic deal to curb oil production for the first time in eight years. Numerous experts anticipate that they will broaden the arrangement that as of now endures till March, how...More..

Bill Gates still doesn't like the Ctrl-Alt-Del function
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Bill Gates still doesn't like the Ctrl-Alt-Del function

It seems like if Gates was ever able to travel back in time, he would make sure that this was a single-key function. "I may have invented it, but Bill made it famous", Bradley said - leaving Gates, also sitti...More..

Japan's PM Abe: Time for talk is over on North Korea
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Japan's PM Abe: Time for talk is over on North Korea

He said the US was will continue "to bring the full range of American power to bear" on North Korea , marshalling economic and diplomatic pressure to demand it abandons its nuclear and ballistic missile progra...More..

by | Friday, September 22, 2017

U.S. ambassador: North Korea will be 'destroyed'

In Trump's speech Tuesday, he denounced North Korea , vowing to " totally destroy " the country if the US was provoked. "If North Korea keeps on with this reckless behaviour, if the United States has to defe...More..

CVS imposes opioid limits to address nation's crisis
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

CVS imposes opioid limits to address nation's crisis

CVS Caremark, which manages patients' prescription coverage and benefits, will boost its utilization management program to make sure opioids are prescribed and used appropriately. The proper disposal of opioids...More..

Mercedes-Benz building $1B electric battery, SUV plant in Alabama
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Mercedes-Benz building $1B electric battery, SUV plant in Alabama

It will be the fourth such subbrand in Mercedes' portfolio: Mercedes-Benz builds your traditional luxury cars, Mercedes-AMG handles performance vehicles and Mercedes-Maybach is responsible for building ultrapos...More..

Fed plans to modestly reduce bond holdings
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Fed plans to modestly reduce bond holdings

Wall Street notched a seventh-straight record closed as bank stocks surged in the wake of a somewhat hawkish Federal Reserve statement that stoked December rate-hike expectations. This marks the last leg of...More..

Macron says Rohingya crisis in Myanmar is 'genocide'
by | Friday, September 22, 2017

Macron says Rohingya crisis in Myanmar is 'genocide'

This has led to some 410,000 people fleeing to the neighbouring Bangladesh , according to United Nations estimates, joining tens of thousands of others who have fled over the past year. Earlier, the Union Mi...More..

by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Stock Watch: Technicals in Focus For Altria Group Inc (MO)

Capital Advisors Inc. OK now owns 10,337 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $100,000 after acquiring an additional 200 shares during the period. Overall, the share price is down -26.29% so far thi...More..

Gold edges higher; caution sets in ahead of FOMC statement
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Gold edges higher; caution sets in ahead of FOMC statement

Australia's S&P/ASX 200 fell 0.1 percent. Investors expect the Fed to hold rates steady and announce the reduction of its approximately $4.2 trillion balance sheet starting in October, while they are also eag...More..

Paytm Mall expects 5 per cent growth during sale period
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Paytm Mall expects 5 per cent growth during sale period

The sale, on PayTM e-commerce site will start from 20th of September and continues till 23rd of September. Amit Sinha , Chief Operating Officer at Paytm Mall said, "We will be giving away exclusive deals a...More..

The Technical Case for and Against McDonald's Corporation (MCD)
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

The Technical Case for and Against McDonald's Corporation (MCD)

The business is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Tuesday, October 24th. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $175.00 price objective on shares...More..

White House considers abandoning some tax cuts for the wealthy
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

White House considers abandoning some tax cuts for the wealthy

Cruz, who opposed Trump for the Republican presidential nomination a year ago, gave a speech Wednesday on his goals for tax legislation during an event sponsored by the Tax Foundation, a Washington policy group...More..

Death Wish Coffee Is Recalling Bottles Over an Actual Risk of Death
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Death Wish Coffee Is Recalling Bottles Over an Actual Risk of Death

The company has stopped production of the Nitro Cold Brew Cans, removed them from its online store and pulled them from the shelves of several stores and independent retailers. According to the Centers for Dis...More..

Liliane Bettencourt, World's Richest Woman and L'Oreal Heiress, Dies Aged 94
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Liliane Bettencourt, World's Richest Woman and L'Oreal Heiress, Dies Aged 94

Liliane Bettencourt was the only child of Eugene Schueller , who founded L'Oreal in the early 20th century. "In this painful moment for us, I would like to reiterate, on behalf of our family, our entire c...More..

S&P downgrades China's credit ratings
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

S&P downgrades China's credit ratings

Although this credit growth had contributed to strong real GDP growth and higher asset prices, S&P said it has diminished financial stability to some extent. The IMF expects China's total non-financial sector d...More..

by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Fed keeps rates unchanged, to start trimming bond holdings in October

The Fed said it continues to expect inflation to remain at 1.6%, below its target, and the unemployment rate to be 4.3%, based on its updated economic projections. That marked the 42nd record-high this year f...More..

by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Wall St. opens slightly lower after Fed's hawkish stance

The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed for a sixth consecutive session, hitting another record high, while the S&P 500 touched the 2,500 benchmark in its own run to an all-time peak, shrugging off geopolitica...More..

Does $2.44 justifies Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) shares?
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Does $2.44 justifies Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) shares?

The company expects synergies of more than $300 million, fully realized within four years of the initial closing. Webster Bank N.A. now owns 1,509 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock worth $125,000 after ac...More..

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Reiterates
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Chevron Corporation (CVX)

Stock dripped -10.98% over the trailing 6 months. The company was upgraded on Friday, September 11 by JP Morgan. The rating was upgraded by Vetr on Tuesday, August 25 to "Buy". It last reported revenues of $3...More..

How major U.S. stock market indexes fared Wednesday
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

How major U.S. stock market indexes fared Wednesday

MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe shed 0.25 percent. While many investors expect the Fed to announce the start date for allowing securities to roll off the balance sheet (by stopping reinvestment of m...More..

Dax Holds Steady in Cautious Trade Ahead of FOMC Statement
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Dax Holds Steady in Cautious Trade Ahead of FOMC Statement

After the conclusion of its two-day meeting, the FOMC voted unanimously to maintain its interest rates at 1.00 -1.25 percent. What's in the balance sheet?: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jCpOpbThe Fed wants to take advant...More..

Someone Made a Fake Equifax Site. Then Equifax Linked to It.
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Someone Made a Fake Equifax Site. Then Equifax Linked to It.

The company's Twitter account is only making matters worse. But the decision to create " equifaxsecurity2017 " in the first place was monumentally stupid. It made a website at equifaxsecurity2017.com to tell...More..

Tesla Inc (TSLA) Partners With AMD On Self-Driving Processor
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

Tesla Inc (TSLA) Partners With AMD On Self-Driving Processor

Global Foundries CEO Sanjay Jha reportedly said that Tesla was working directly with fabricators, and GlobalFoundries has a wafer supply agreement with AMD until 2020. It's likely, however, that AMD an...More..

In wake of Equifax hack, safeguard your credit
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

In wake of Equifax hack, safeguard your credit

How to unfreeze credit reports? Under the new timeline, those sales come several months after the March breach but before the public had any knowledge of major security issues at one of the country's three big...More..

US Federal Reserve keeps interest rates unchanged
by | Thursday, September 21, 2017

US Federal Reserve keeps interest rates unchanged

The S&P 500 and the Dow ended slightly higher on Wednesday, adding to their string of closing records, after the Federal Reserve signalled it expects another interest rate hike by year-end and disclosed timin...More..