Finance


Norwegian retains chess title
- December 03, 2016

Carlsen is not only the world's number-one ranked player in classic chess - he's also number one in rapid and second only to China's Ding Liren in blitz, according the the most recent FIDE rankings. It would have been an uphill task for Karjakin to defeat Carlsen in the rapid-fire rounds. But the World No. 1 played solidly and before long moved into a position from where could force a win . (more...)
Moving Healthcare Focused Stock: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated's (UNH) Moving Healthcare Focused Stock: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated's (UNH)
- December 03, 2016

The company is set at a mean analysts' recommendation of 2.10. (NYSE:M) is 2.54. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. If you are viewing this article on another website, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA and worldwide copyright & trademark law. (more...)
Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Shares Surges 7% in Premarket
- December 02, 2016

R. F. Lafferty started coverage on Marathon Oil Corp.in a research note on Monday. The Mean and Low price Targets are $52.62 and $41, respectively. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation's (APC ) stock price showed strong performance of 7.96% in last seven days, switched up 16.34% in last thirty days and it rose 15.18% in last one year. (more...)
Thief stole 86 lb. bucket of gold flakes worth $1.6M Thief stole 86 lb. bucket of gold flakes worth $1.6M
- December 02, 2016

The thief nabbed the large bucket containing $1.6 million (1.51 million euros) of gold flakes out of the back of an armored truck in NY. Police don't believe the suspect knew what was in the bucket and still might not know, even if he was able to open it. (more...)
Synchrony Financial, (NYSE:SYF), Diamond Offshore Drilling, (NYSE:DO)
- December 02, 2016

Osborn Rohs Williams & Donohoe Ltd raised its stake in shares of Synchrony Financial by 88.1% in the second quarter. According to Zacks brokerage recommendations, Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF)'s Buy count is 0 and Strong Buy is 10 while the number of analysts recommending Sell and Strong Sell are 0 and 2, respectively. (more...)
RBC has $2.54 billion in quarterly profit
- December 02, 2016

Company has a market cap of $99,575 M. The stock's next day closing price was $63.38 with the loss of -0.35% in its share price. Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE:RY) reached at $67.05 price level during last trade its distance from 20 days simple moving average is 4.98%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is 7.12% while it has a distance of 13.16% from the 200 days simple moving average. (more...)
Airbnb agrees to limit private rentals in Amsterdam Airbnb agrees to limit private rentals in Amsterdam
- December 02, 2016

Airbnb will introduce the new limit from 2017 and will be imposed unless the host confirms that they have obtained planning permission to exceed the limit. "Flawed legislation from the previous government has seen some landlords effectively turning their properties into hotels without planning permission". (more...)
US 30-year average mortgage rate rises to 4.08 percent US 30-year average mortgage rate rises to 4.08 percent
- December 02, 2016

That process underpins the USA mortgage system and is largely responsible for making low-cost 30-year fixed-rate loans widely available. Trump's pick for the secretary of the Treasury is the latest to speak out against the government bailout of Fannie and Freddie , taking a hard line against the government's control of the two mortgage lending firms. (more...)
North Dakota will not block supplies into camp
- December 02, 2016

The road into the Oceti Sakowin camp is seen in a snow storm during a protest against plans to pass the Dakota Access pipeline near the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, North Dakota, November 29, 2016. Last month, the Corps said it would not evict the encampment, which started as overflow from smaller private and permitted protest sites nearby and began growing in August. (more...)
The American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (AEO) Upgraded at BMO Capital Markets The American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (AEO) Upgraded at BMO Capital Markets
- December 01, 2016

The results are not surprising, Cramer noted, explaining that he recently saw an American Eagle store that was anything but full. The company expects a fourth-quarter adjusted profit of 37 cents to 39 cents per share, well below analysts' average estimate of 45 cents, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. (more...)
With Deals Offered Early, Will Shoppers Buy on Cyber Monday?
- December 01, 2016

Britons are estimated to have spent a total of £5.8bn over the four days between Black Friday and Cyber Monday. But she said she shops online throughout the holiday season for the convenience more than the one-day-only deals. Out of the estimated 135.9 million USA adults who shopped this past week, 35 percent did so by phone and tablet, an increase from a 28 percent share a year ago, according to the trade group's survey . (more...)
Workers at O'Hare airport expected to strike over wages Workers at O'Hare airport expected to strike over wages
- December 01, 2016

O'Hare's airplane cabin cleaners, baggage handlers, wheelchair attendants and janitors are not unionized, but the Service Employees International Union assisted low-wage employees in organizing a strike on behalf of the fight for fifteen. "At one point he said wages were too high in this country; we showed up at the debate and he said $10 ". "We work so hard and we hardly even get breaks", she said. (more...)
Renzi Seeks to Ease Meltdown Fears in Referendum Countdown Renzi Seeks to Ease Meltdown Fears in Referendum Countdown
- December 01, 2016

But that could also bring forward parliamentary elections now slated for 2018. The banking crisis is not confined to Italy but extends throughout Europe. But lately, polls have been unreliable bellwethers of election results, and many factors will influence the vote's outcome. What's at issue is a constitutional referendum , scheduled for December 4, that would make it easier for Italy's Parliament to pass measures meant to improve a lackluster economy. (more...)
World's oldest living person celebrates 117th birthday World's oldest living person celebrates 117th birthday
- December 01, 2016

That was when she was first diagnosed with anemia, and the two raw eggs, along with a cooked one, were a way of keeping strong. But her physician Dr Carlo Bava has credited Ms Morano's long life to her genetic make-up, "and nothing else". (more...)
Saudi-Iran rivalries could scuttle tentative OPEC deal
- November 30, 2016

An agreement to slash nearly 2% of global output over the next months will likely buoy prices to a range of $60 a barrel, but it also means US shale producers will be encouraged to open their spigots more in an effort to capitalize on higher prices, he said. (more...)
India struggles as millions throng banks to swap currency India struggles as millions throng banks to swap currency
- November 30, 2016

The government says the demonetizing of big currency notes is expected to bring billions of dollars into the economy and tax base, which has always been hobbled by corruption and money laundering. Guruswamy argues that the government should be focusing on the people who take money overseas - including politicians. He further explained that the government took this decision, because there were many people who tried converting black money to white money smartly, by making multiple visits to the ... (more...)
Gold Prices Lose Ground Despite Weakness in the Dollar
- November 30, 2016

It gained 0.9 percent in the previous session. "People will be likely watching the OPEC meeting". "If oil prices collapse or stay low then inflation won't pick up as much and there would be less of an incentive to raise USA rates rapidly and the United States dollar would not be as strong, which would be supportive for gold", ING head of commodity strategy Hamza Khan said. (more...)
Uber drivers in US cities to join planned worker protests Uber drivers in US cities to join planned worker protests
- November 30, 2016

New York , California , and Washington, D.C., each approved a $15 minimum wage statewide. In four years, Fight for $15 has grown to an worldwide movement in more than 300 cities on six continents of fast-food workers, airport workers, retail employees "and underpaid workers everywhere". (more...)
Chernobyl shelter safely placed over exploded reactor Chernobyl shelter safely placed over exploded reactor
- November 30, 2016

It has been dubbed as one of the most ambitious engineering projects in the world created to cover the site of the worst nuclear accident in history. It marks a significant step toward containing the consequences of the world's worst nuclear accident, which occurred 30 years ago in what is now Ukraine. (more...)
Monarch Capital Management Inc. Has $7509000 Position in Coca-Cola Co. (KO) Monarch Capital Management Inc. Has $7509000 Position in Coca-Cola Co. (KO)
- November 30, 2016

John F. Brock, chief executive officer, Damian Gammell, chief operating officer, and Nik Jhangiani, chief financial officer, will provide an update on 2016 business trends and discuss the company's outlook for 2017. The company had Year Ago Sales of 10 Billion. Consolidated News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Coca-Cola Bottling Co. (more...)
Judge Halts Overtime Rule Looming Over Senior Housing, Other Industries Judge Halts Overtime Rule Looming Over Senior Housing, Other Industries
- November 29, 2016

The new regulation was aimed at shrinking the so-called "white collar exemption" which critics-and the Obama Administration's Labor Department-argued was allowing some employers to pay low-level managers as little as $25-thousand a year with no overtime while working them as much as 60 hours a week. (more...)
Delta sorry for not booting pro-Trump passenger from plane
- November 28, 2016

Responding to the incident, a representative for Delta Air Lines told TMZ : "We are sorry to our customers who experienced this disruption". The airliner said it plans to review its training materials to ensure that employees "know they will be fully supported to make the right decisions when these issues arise". (more...)
Delta sorry for not kicking pro-Trump passenger off plane Delta sorry for not kicking pro-Trump passenger off plane
- November 28, 2016

Many of them looked annoyed or even shocked that the man had made a decision to start talking. Delta says it is investigating the incident and is "sorry this disruption happened" and saying Delta is responsible for "ensuring all customers feel safe and comfortable". (more...)
Shoppers hunt for deals, hit the shops for entertainment Shoppers hunt for deals, hit the shops for entertainment
- November 28, 2016

Stores are trying to better cater to savvier. The trend also suggests that consumers are less willing to hold out for potential online deals traditionally found on Cyber Monday, which is the Monday after Thanksgiving and has traditionally been the busiest day of the year for online shopping. (more...)
United Kingdom economy to grow more slowly after Brexit, finance minister says United Kingdom economy to grow more slowly after Brexit, finance minister says
- November 28, 2016

And it said that some £58.7 billion of this was directly attributable to the referendum result and the cost of leaving the EU. He also said he would give small businesses in rural areas a tax break worth up to £2,900 per year by increasing the Rural Rate Relief, while the National Living Wage will increase from £7.20 per hour to £7.50 in April next year, which Hammond said is a pay rise of £500 a year to the average full-time worker. (more...)