Target's profit and sales beat estimates, shares jump

Investors measure stock performance on the basis of a company's earnings power. Hays Advisory LLC boosted its position in shares of Wal-Mart Stores by 11.7% in the first quarter. The original version of this story can be read at https://www.thecerbat... More..

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US households owe record amount, topping pre-recession peak
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

US households owe record amount, topping pre-recession peak

While there is now more debt, the makeup of it is considerably different than in 2008, when banks had begun issuing mortgages despite obvious signs numerous loan seekers could not afford to make the payments. A...More..

Microsoft blames NSA 'stockpiling' for WannaCry ransomware outbreak
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft blames NSA 'stockpiling' for WannaCry ransomware outbreak

Security experts said the NSA had engaged in responsible disclosure by informing Microsoft of the flaw at some point after learning it had been stolen and a month before the tools leaked online. "This attack ...More..

Coca-Cola European Partners plc (CCE) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Coca-Cola European Partners plc (CCE) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows

Active investors may be interested in tracking historical stock price information on shares of Genuine Parts Company (GPC). Wsfs Capital Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of The Coca-Cola Co (N...More..

Microsoft Criticizes Government Creation of Hacking Tools
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft Criticizes Government Creation of Hacking Tools

Finance sector companies were the worst hit, followed by communications groups. Spain's communications giant Telefonica, utility provider Gas Natural and power firm Iberdrola were hit, as well as the Russian In...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Consternation on Capitol Hill over White House bombshells

Donald Trump did not know the source of the terrorism intelligence he passed to Russian Federation or how it was gathered, his National Security Adviser has admitted. Two: Trump and senior White House advise...More..

Fed says slowdown in USA growth is temporary
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Fed says slowdown in USA growth is temporary

The greenback pulled away from its six-week high after weak U.S. April auto sales data released on Tuesday added to worries that the Fed may eventually take a more dovish-than-expected view on interest rate i...More..

Enterprise Ireland reveals survival plan for Irish exporters post-Brexit
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Enterprise Ireland reveals survival plan for Irish exporters post-Brexit

Enterprise Ireland said that there was a six percent increase in export sales in 2016. This marks not only a record year for exports from Ireland, but a 6pc increase on the same time in 2015. Food has been hi...More..

Microsoft was hoarding patches for WannaCry exploit
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft was hoarding patches for WannaCry exploit

Given the seriousness of this hack, Microsoft has also released emergency patches for older, off-support versions of Windows. WannaCry or Wanna Decryptor ransomware seems to have used a vulnerability in Micro...More..

Noida cyber cell gives tips on preventing WannaCry attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Noida cyber cell gives tips on preventing WannaCry attack

But it will improve intelligence services' accountability and, at the very least, force them to take better care of any dark stuff that comes into their hands. A 22-year old British security researcher who goes...More..

Hinting at secret tapes, Trump warns ousted FBI director
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Hinting at secret tapes, Trump warns ousted FBI director

The White House on Friday denied that President Donald Trump threatened the former FBI Director James Comey who was sacked by him early this week. And by Comey's account, that refusal four months ago to kiss th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump Could Be Impeached For Obstruction Of Justice, Sen. Angus King Says

Defending Trump's actions, officials played down the importance and secrecy of the information, which had been supplied by Israel under an intelligence-sharing agreement, and Trump himself said he had "an absol...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ford plans job cuts to boost profits

While the Detroit firm did not specifically allude to job cuts in its statement, it did say that it would be taking measures in order to increase profitability. Shares of Ford were up 0.4% to $10.98 about...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

What to know about North Korea's latest missile test

In a unanimous statement backed by the North's main ally China, the council on Monday (Tuesday in Manila) vowed to punish Pyongyang's "highly destabilizing behavior" and demanded a halt to any further nuclear o...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Are Analysts Bearish Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) After Last Week?

It has underperformed by 5.33% the S&P500. Among 2 analysts covering Plantronics ( NYSE:PLT ), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. Asset Management holds 86,683 shares. M&T Banco...More..

S&P on track for worst day since Sept on Trump concern
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

S&P on track for worst day since Sept on Trump concern

The dollar fell in Asia on Wednesday, with the chaotic USA political situation weighing on expectations for economic policies favoring tax cuts and higher spending and as key lawmakers call for a memo reporte...More..

McDonald's expands delivery partnership with UberEats
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

McDonald's expands delivery partnership with UberEats

More hungry customers can now get their Big Macs, fries, beverages and desserts delivered right to their door. The expansion follows a successful pilot test in Florida, which McDonald's said generated high ...More..

Brown Sugar Market Competitive Analysis based on types and application for 2017
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Brown Sugar Market Competitive Analysis based on types and application for 2017

The report includes rigorous data, in-depth analysis in two ways, namely, quantitative and qualitative, industry professionals' inputs and data given by the industry members and industry analysts involved in th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump Blasts "Pathetic" Critics Over Comey Firing

Trump tweeted on Friday that "James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" "Nearly all of them are very well-known", Trump said before taking of...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Trump asked Comey to end Flynn investigation

It did release a statement saying reports about Comey's memo did not offer "a truthful or accurate portrayal of the conversation between the President and Mr. An administration official confirmed to AFP on co...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Australia's Budget in Charts Shows Revenue Key

The budget deficit will be $29.4 billion in 2017-18, improving to a surplus of $7.4 billion by 2020-21. Uni students will pay more for tertiary education with a 2.5 per cent efficiency dividend introduced. $2...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

(MNKD) Price Target Lowered to $0.83 at S&P Equity Research

Moving average is significant analytical tool used to discover current price trends and the possibility for a change in an established trend. In taking a look at where Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) might be hea...More..

Microsoft Ransomware Patch: Installing Updates Can Stop Cyberattack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft Ransomware Patch: Installing Updates Can Stop Cyberattack

The attack was clearly meant to be global, as the software supports 28 languages , according to Microsoft. Alex Abdo, a staff attorney at the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, said ...More..

Rangers boss responds to media reports on potential transfer target
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Rangers boss responds to media reports on potential transfer target

For good measure the Portuguese coach revealed his admiration for Ryan Jack, " a player that I like", with the Dons' skipper coming to the end of his contract at the end of the season. They should probably be e...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Shares Sold by Gillespie Robinson & Grimm Inc

Earnings per share (EPS ) breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis, and for Verizon Communications Inc. the EPS stands at 0.95 for the previous quarter, while the analysts predicted ...More..

Erdogan's Thug Bodyguards Beat Up Protesters…in America
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Erdogan's Thug Bodyguards Beat Up Protesters…in America

Elsewhere in DC on Tuesday, Mr Erdogan's security detail was accused of beating up pro-YPD protesters outside the Turkish ambassador's residence in the city. Police closed off the area around the embassy whil...More..

Pope sends congratulations to new French leader
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Pope sends congratulations to new French leader

Initially expected for late Tuesday, the announcement of who will be part of the government was postponed to 3pm Wednesday (1300 GMT). But his year-old party faces a strong challenge from the losers of the pr...More..

Barnier ready to start Brexit talks hours after election
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Barnier ready to start Brexit talks hours after election

German Chancellor Angela Merkel told the Bundestag last week: 'A third-party state, and that's what Britain will be, can not and will not have at its disposal the same rights, or be in a better position than ...More..

German prosecutors investigating VW's Mueller over scandal
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

German prosecutors investigating VW's Mueller over scandal

It is the first time Mueller has been targeted by prosecutors over market manipulation, while Winterkorn, Poetsch - a former chief financial officer at VW - and VW brand chief Herbert Diess already face probes....More..

Numis Securities Indicates Potential -24.16% Decrease In Shares Of Cybg
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Numis Securities Indicates Potential -24.16% Decrease In Shares Of Cybg

It has outperformed by 0.93% the S&P500. Cybg Plc (LON:CYBG)'s stock had its "sell" rating restated by research analysts at Panmure Gordon in a research report issued on Tuesday. About 1.12 million shares t...More..