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NAACP issues travel advisory for American Airlines passengers


A leading United States civil rights group is warning black travellers against flying on American Airlines, saying that they could face "disrespectful, discriminatory or unsafe" treatment. Every day American is committed to providing a positive, safe travel experience for everyone who flies with us. It was not immediately clear if the advisory was having an effect on Wednesday, although American Airlines was a top trending topic on Twitter with more than 9,800 tweets mentioning the carrier. Read More »

113 institutional investors are raising stakes in Graphic Packaging Holding Company (GPK)


The company's distance from 52-week high price is -0.46% and current price is above +11.78% from 52-week low price. $15.81's average target is 4.01% above currents $15.2 stock price. Graphic Packaging Holding has a 12-month low of $12.00 and a 12-month high of $14.39. Studying the market and being in tune with the economic landscape can help investors gain the knowledge that is needed to come out on top. Read More »

Nothing to fear: England Under 17 coach Cooper


England's Under-17s play Brazil in the World Cup semi-final today as they look to round off an incredible year for the nation's youth teams. It's learnt that about 18000 tickets had been sold in Guwahati for the semifinal. Maybe, it's a coincidence that Kolkata gets marquee fixtures out of turn, be it the World T20 blockbuster between India and Pakistan or an U17 World Cup semifinal. Read More »

There's Now A Honda Sports EV Concept, And We Want One


The Sports EV seems a little longer, close to the 3950mm of the Mazda MX-5, which is the best indication of the footprint of the Honda, albeit with different proportions. HONDA has revealed its Sports EV Concept at the Tokyo Motor Show , providing a glimpse at the brand's future design language. Named the Sports EV, Honda's latest concept takes everything we loved about the original design and makes it faster and sportier. Read More »

Worldwide airline body forecasts air passenger traffic to double by 2036


IATA represents 275 airlines, or 83 per cent of global air traffic. The major force for growth will be the Asia-Pacific region. The revised forecast for growth in Chinese air travel is due to two new considerations now taken into account: higher than previously expected growth in the Chinese market, and slower growth than previous reports anticipated in the USA market. Read More »

Senate GOP votes to repeal consumer rule


The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday released a review of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's ( CFPB) arbitration rule , finding that the agency's regulation failed to meet its own stated requirements. Treasury's claims have been previously refuted. The Senate vote followed a House vote in late July. Lisa Murkowski, R-Ala., was the final lawmaker to vote, with several minutes ticking by as the Senate awaited her decision. Read More »

Sears and Whirlpool split ways after 100 years


During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $3.66 EPS. In a memo to employees, Sears said the breakup was because of a dispute over pricing of the products. "We reaffirm our 2020 goals and are confident that our existing and newly-announced actions will put us firmly back on track to deliver our commitments", said Jim Peters, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Whirlpool Corporation . Read More »

Tory accused of 'McCarthyism' over university Brexit letter


A group of students studying for master's degrees in Politics and the Political Economy of Europe at the London School of Economics (LSE) have written to the MP accusing him of violating the European Charter of Fundamental Rights, which includes statements on academic freedom. Read More »

Quarterly Financial Watch for Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)

Trupanion Inc (NASDAQ:TRUP) has risen 8.99% since October 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500. CDXI's SI was 32,300 shares in October as released by FINRA. Its down 0.12, from 1 in 2017Q1. It turned negative, as 90 investors sold VZ shares while 700 reduced holdings. Nationwide Fund Advisors grew its stake in Verizon Communications by 7.0% in the 3rd quarter. Read More »

Mohamed praises Bill Gates for support on polio drive

McGovern, chair of Rotary's International PolioPlus Committee, which leads the organization's polio eradication efforts. But only through sustained funding and political commitment will to eradication occur as the disease could return to countries that are now polio-free and put children everywhere at risk. Read More »

HDFC Bank Q2 Profit up by 20% to Rs 4151 Crore

Provisions, predominantly for bad loans, surged 97.09 per cent to Rs 1,476.19 crore from Rs 748.99 crore a year ago. "Provisions consisted of specific loan provisions of Rs 1,078.8 crore and general & other provisions of Rs 397.4 crore", the bank said. Read More »

Global wine production to hit 50-year low, says industry group


A six percent increase in wine production to 13.9 mhl helped Australia to fifth place. "If these regions have a dry year, they won't be as productive, which results in less bottle per acre because of less rainfall", he says. In the world's fourth-largest producer, the United States, production is forecast for to have held up better, with just a slide of 1 percent to 23.3 mhl. Read More »

Citigroup Maintains Rating And Lowers Price Target On Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)

Next year this growth will reach 76% to attain $0.44. ESRX's shares were trading -24.32% below from the 52-week high price mark of $77.5 and 5.11% above from the 52-week price bottom of $55.8. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 8th were issued a $0.97 dividend. Read More »

Jeff Flake becomes latest Republican critic of Trump to quit Senate


And I say, the sooner the better. Private polls conducted by Republican and Democratic groups in Arizona, sources with those groups said , showed him on track to lose badly in next August's Republican primary to challenger Kelli Ward . Referencing Ward and Democratic Senate candidate Kysten Sinema, the source continued, "There's two people today who are probably having 'What did I do?' moments". Read More »

Chipotle, AT&T Post Q3 Earnings Misses, AMD Beats


The restaurant operator reported $2.32 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $2.16 by $0.16. (NYSE:CMG) saw its shares fall after the restaurant chain missed analysts' expectations for the latest quarter. Based on a 1 to 5 integer scale, analysts have a 2.90 recommendation on the name. Chipotle Mexican Grill presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of $375.66. Read More »

Meijer-brand produce recalled for Listeria contamination


Meijer brand produce items sold between September 27 and October 20 may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people and others with weakened immune systems, according to a news release from the U.S. Read More »

Autopsy shows Hillcrest School headmistress Gabrielle Maina was shot once


Ms Maina's lawyer, George King'ori, has told the ABC she feared for her life and had been granted a restraining order in April against her estranged husband. Karen OCPD Cunningham Suiyanka said they are holding Maina as a prime suspect in the murder probe. Ms Maina moved to Kenya in 2015 so that her children could grow up with their extended family. Read More »

Amazon shutting down Amazon Wine

The stickier its ecosystem becomes, the more likely it'll be to sell additional goods and services to businesses that depend on its infrastructure. Whole Foods Market has been meeting some resistance from mall co-tenants as it seeks to place Amazon lockers in some of its stores, according to reports. Read More »

The DnB Asset Management AS Decreases Position in General Electric Company (GE)

General Electric Co (Put) now has $193.25B valuation. On average, equities analysts predict that Portland General Electric will post $2.23 earnings per share for the current year. Therefore 46% are positive. At the time of writing, the 14-day ADX for General Electric Company (GE) is noted at 21.80. As per Tuesday, July 21, the company rating was upgraded by TheStreet. Read More »

Delphi buys self-driving technology firm nuTonomy for US$450 million


NuTonomy will continue to operate in Boston, alongside Delphi's team in Boston, as well as in Delphi offices in Singapore; Pittsburgh; Santa Monica, Calif.; and in Silicon Valley in California. Delphi said it plans to have 60 self-driving test cars on the road in three continents by year-end. "The combination of the nuTonomy and Ottomatika AD teams, along with Delphi's industry-leading portfolio of perception systems and smart vehicle architecture solutions, further enhances our competitive ... Read More »

Apple Pay arrives in Denmark, Finland, Sweden and UAE


A spokesperson for Emirates Digital Wallet, which recently launched a mobile payments service for the estimated half a million UAE workers whose incomes are too low to have a bank account, said Apple Pay's impact would be limited because "it only caters to a minority of the market". Read More »