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Key Indian equity indices open lower

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The 30-share index was trading 144.56 points, or 0.44 per cent, higher at 33,067.68 at 1200 hrs. Markets benefited from value-buying in recently-battered stocks and a mixed trend overseas, as investors focused on new Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell's first policy meeting starting later in the day amid concerns of a global trade war, brokers said. Read More »

Orbitz Hacked, Email Addresses Exposed

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Information that was "likely" taken by hackers includes names, credit or debit card details, dates of birth, phone numbers, email addresses, and billing information. Orbitz didn't immediately respond to a request for comment about whether the suspected breach only involves data for USA consumers. Expedia Inc.'s (NASDAQ: EXPE) subsidiary, Orbitz disclosed on Tuesday a possible data breach that affected almost up to 880,000 credit cards used on the website. Read More »

Suspect dead after standoff at Panera restaurant in Princeton, New Jersey

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A number of law enforcement agencies quickly responded. "Police continue to negotiate with the armed man". Princeton University is now on spring break and classes are not in session. Sutter said police did not know if anyone else was still inside the building. At 2:45 p.m., police said the standoff was "continuing" but added the situation was "contained within the store". Read More »

United Suspends Pet Cargo Flights After Recent Problems

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The review, expected to finish by May 1, does not affect pets in the cabin like the French bulldog that died last week after a flight attendant ordered a passenger to put her pet carrier in the overhead bin. On Thursday, a United flight carrying 33 passengers from Newark, New Jersey to St. Louis was diverted to Akron, Ohio, after the airline realized that a pet had been mistakenly loaded onto the wrong flight. Read More »

Mutual Advisors LLC Invests $539000 in Enbridge Energy Partners, LP (EEP)

This shows a surprise factor of 2.2%. The company exchanged hands with 2211612 shares contrast to its average daily volume of 2.07M shares. It is up 122.07% since March 17, 2017 and is uptrending. The business had revenue of $610.00 million for the quarter. analysts anticipate that Enbridge Energy Partners will post 0.7 earnings per share for the current year. Read More »

Inflation eases to seven-month low of 2.7%

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Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said confirmation of a transition deal, which should give some certainty to businesses, could make the bank reassess its outlook for the economy. Investors saw the softening of inflation as unlikely to challenge the BoE's message from last month that interest rates will probably need to rise more quickly than it had previously thought. Read More »

AAA Michigan: Average gas prices fall 2 cents

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Gas prices in MI have ticked downward for the first time in three weeks. In the same time, oil prices have risen slightly to $62.13 per barrel, up 76 cents compared with prices in early trading last Monday on little change in fundamentals over the past week. Read More »

Hammerson (HMSO) Receives "Hold" Rating from Peel Hunt

Freestone Cap Ltd Limited Liability Company, Washington-based fund reported 232,002 shares. Lakeview Cap Prtnrs Ltd Liability owns 16,500 shares for 0.18% of their portfolio. Shore Capital maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Tuesday, October 24 report. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Overweight" on Monday, November 14. Read More »

Amazon to buy Toys R Us?

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Bloomberg reports the online retail giant is looking at the possibility of acquiring some Toys "R" Us locations as it expands its brick-and-mortar footprint across the country. "All of the remaining 75 Toys "R" Us and Babies "R" Us stores will remain open until further notice". On Thursday, the brick-and-mortar chain confirmed plans to close all of its USA stores, filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy just six months after sketching out ambitious reinvestment plans meant to ward off ... Read More »

Channel 4 gender pay gap three times that of BBC

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The size of the gap is embarrassing for Channel 4, which is committed to championing diversity on screen and "promoting gender equality" behind the camera. ITV is setting up a working group after revealing a median gender pay gap of 11.9%. The Big Four accountancy firms have set a precedent for their legal counterparts by disclosing updated gender pay gap figures that include equity partners. Read More »

Reigning shares of the market today: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

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Alliancebernstein LP invested in 0.22% or 6.43M shares. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since March 19, 2017 and is uptrending. The SEC filing shows that Mann Jennifer K performed a sale of 1,883 shares. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) yearly performance is 2.86% and net profit margin is 3.50%. Read More »

Wall Street sinks as Facebook-led tech selloff deepens

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In 1.45pm trading in NY, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 1.6 percent, while the Nasdaq Composite Index gave up 2.3 percent. Facebook shares tumbled 7.1 percent on reports that a political consultancy that worked on President Donald Trump's campaign gained inappropriate access to data on more than 50 million users, sparking broader concerns about data privacy and security. Read More »

Gold futures slip 0.16 per cent on global cues

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Spot gold was down 0.2 per cent at US$1,310.03 per ounce at 0735 GMT. Globally, gold fell by 0.33 per cent to Dollars at 1,309.30 an ounce and silver by 0.61 per cent to $16.23 an ounce in Singapore. Though a rate hike today has been factored into the current price, uncertainty remains as to how further tariffs in the United States will impact global trade, said Cameron Alexander, an analyst with Thomson Reuters-owned metals consultancy GFMS. Read More »

Dublin Ranks Ahead Of Paris & London In Quality Of Living Survey

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Austria's capital Vienna once again defended its position as the city offering the best quality of life in the world, while Iraq's capital Baghdad remains the worst in an annual survey from consulting firm Mercer. "In addition to valuable data on relative quality of living , Mercer's surveys provide hardship premium recommendations for more than 450 cities throughout the world; this year's ranking includes 231 of these cities", notes the official survey. Read More »

Oracle revenue misses as cloud growth falls short of estimates

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Its up 8.42% from 4.12 million shares previously. Headlines about Oracle (NYSE: ORCL ) have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Citigroup maintained it with "Neutral" rating and $113 target in Wednesday, October 21 report. Goldman Sachs upgraded the stock to "Conviction Buy" rating in Monday, November 16 report. Read More »

Uber suspends self-driving vehicle tests after fatal crash

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After the incident, which happened at 10 p.m. Sunday, Herzberg was transferred to a nearby hospital, where she died from her injuries. The testing has been going on for months as automakers and technology companies compete to be the first with cars that operate on their own. Read More »

It's Smaller Than A Grain Of Salt

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Instead, it's about a computer that's smaller than a grain of salt. The exact specifications haven't yet been revealed, but it is said to have the computing power of the x86 chip from the 1990s. It can also perform basic AI tasks , including sorting the given data. In five years' time, IBM researchers expect "cryptographic anchors" like ink dots or " tiny computers smaller than a grain of salt" to be embedded in "everyday objects and devices", according to IBM's "5 in 5" annual technology ... Read More »

IShares MSCI Eurozone (EZU) Rises 0.09% for Mar 17

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Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. lifted its stake in iShares MSCI Japan ETF by 215.0% during the fourth quarter. Advantage Investment Management LLC now owns 3,270 shares of the company's stock valued at $107,000 after purchasing an additional 2,200 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Kroger's Fred Meyer to stop selling guns, ammunition

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According to a spokesperson, the company regularly reviews its assortment of periodicals and makes merchandising decisions based on customer preferences. The nation's biggest supermarket chain, along with Walmart (WMT) and Dick's Sporting Goods (DKS), tightened rules on firearms at their Fred Meyer locations in response to the mass shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 students and administrators last month. Read More »

Dairy Queen to give free vanilla cones on Tuesday

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On Long Island, Dairy Queen locations include East Northport, Medford, Huntington, Massapequa and Levittown. Donations will be funneled to local children's hospitals in the network, and will stay in local communities. Spring's just a day away! One cone per customer. A list of participating locations can be found on Dairy Queen's website . Last year's event raised more than $300,000 for the charity, according to a press release. Read More »

VW to invest $340 mln in Tennessee to build new SUV

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While the Atlas sits squarely in one of the most popular automotive segments in the US, there's still a lot of white space between it and the much smaller Tiguan. Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam is set to be at VW's plant in Chattanooga for a 2:30 p.m (1800 GMT) announcement for a new project, his office said, without elaborating on what that project would be. Read More »

More engine troubles for Indigo; fuel leak this time

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The DGCA said it has not got a "firm commitment" from the United States engine manufacturer Pratt and Whitney on addressing fresh safety concerns, which forced it to ground the fleet. On March 12, Indigo A320Neo flight returned to Ahmedabad, within 40 minutes of being airborne due to the an engine glitch and the DGCA took action. Read More »

Cronyism Allegations Chip Away at Support for Japan's Abe

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One opinion poll published on Sunday showed Abe's support falling to its lowest since he took office in 2012, while all the polls showed that most Japanese think Abe bears some responsibility for altered documents at the centre of suspicions that his government had tried to cover-up possible cronyism involved in a land deal. Read More »

Mall Staple Claire's Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

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Claire's, the chainstore known for its tween jewelry and ear piercing, declared bankruptcy on Monday, the latest retailer to succumb to the online shopping revolution. Claire's, known for its ear-piercing program, operates in 99% of USA malls, according to the company's court filing. "We will complete this process as a healthier, more profitable company". Read More »