Grocery stocks getting clobbered after Amazon-Whole Foods deal

It might be the largest grocery bill on record. At the time, sources said that the deal had some exclusivity around the delivery of perishables, which perhaps means there's an opening for Amazon to take over delivery of packaged goods and prepare... More..

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The TRI Pointe Group (TPH) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.45
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

The TRI Pointe Group (TPH) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.45

Pacad Ltd reported 0.02% stake. Chilton Invest Com Limited Liability invested in 0.08% or 161,507 shares. Meadow Creek Investment Management LLC now owns 9,180 shares of the construction company's stock worth $...More..

Amazon to pay $13.7 billion for US largest supermarket chain
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Amazon to pay $13.7 billion for US largest supermarket chain

The proposed Amazon-Whole Foods deal only further curtails consumer choices and raise prices. Now, it's unlikely that small businesses will be involved in many deals of this magnitude. Pachter said Amazon m...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump keeps much of Obama's Cuba policy

In practical terms, Trump's review of the deal was limited - it does not break diplomatic ties with Raul Castro's communist regime , but it tightens rules for Americans traveling to Cuba , bans ties with a ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

President Trump restores some Cuba penalties, rejecting 'oppressors'

Trump is also calling for the legalization of all political parties, and free and internationally supervised elections. Trump also called out the Cuban government for harboring fugitives. Americans who fal...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Uber's SVP of Business Emil Michael is leaving the company

Downward spirals in tech don't often end well. The company hired former U.S. attorney general Eric Holder in February after an ex-engineer penned a blog post about the "strange" year she experienced whil...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Amazon Inks $13.7B Whole Foods Buy

That marks an 18 per cent premium to Whole Foods' closing price on Thursday. The company in December opened a grocery store in Seattle called Amazon Go , where you can grab the items you need and simply walk o...More..

Wall Street dips as Amazon-Whole Foods deal slams retailers
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Wall Street dips as Amazon-Whole Foods deal slams retailers

Amazon might be able to sell cheap groceries as it makes its money from its cloud computing business and its huge online marketplace, and do to big grocery stores what it's done to sellers of goods like clothi...More..

G7 Italy summit ends without U.S. pledge on Paris climate pact
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

G7 Italy summit ends without U.S. pledge on Paris climate pact

The environmental summit will end on Monday. The statement says that the Paris agreement remains as the global mechanism to effectively and urgently handle climate change and for the adaptation to its e...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Oil set for longest run of weekly losses since 2015 amid glut

Oil slumped to the lowest close in seven months this week as concerns grew that rising US supplies will offset the production curbs by OPEC and allies including Russian Federation. OPEC's plan to cut producti...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Amazon to buy Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

That same report suggested that Whole Foods was lagging at the bottom of the list for the online shopping. Shares of U.S., Canadian and European retailers and supermarket chains fell as investors fretted ov...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Amazon to acquire Whole Foods in $13.4 billion deal

On Friday, it announced that it is purchasing Whole Foods Market for $13.7 billion, and the news has many questioning what this could mean for the grocery industry. told Bloomberg . Meanwhile, Whole F...More..

Thermomix Taken To Court For Allegedly Gagging Customers
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Thermomix Taken To Court For Allegedly Gagging Customers

Thermomix in Australia, the suppliers of the all-singing-all-dancing kitchen device that has a cult-like following, have been slammed by the consumer watchdog over its treatment of customers. "I was slowly tur...More..

Justice Dept. probing Booz Allen Hamilton subsidiary
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Justice Dept. probing Booz Allen Hamilton subsidiary

Columbus Circle Invsts has invested 0.7% in Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH). Blackrock Japan Company Limited invested in 0% or 39,440 shares. Globeflex Capital L P's holdings in Booz Allen...More..

Qatar Airways appeals to United Nations over Gulf blockade
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Qatar Airways appeals to United Nations over Gulf blockade

Global shipper Maersk already has said it will begin using Salalah for its shipments to Qatar. Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Muhammad bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has denounced the sanctions imposed against D...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Congressional Baseball Game takes on renewed importance in aftermath of shooting

The hospital where Rep. Steve Scalise is recuperating from a gunshot wound says he " remains in critical condition , but has improved in the last 24 hours". House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi said Thurs...More..

Russian central bank cuts interest rate
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Russian central bank cuts interest rate

The central bank said on Friday a possible tax manoeuvre by the government and a recovery in consumer demand carried upside risks for inflation, strengthening the case for prudent easing. She said oil prices co...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc

Finally, Scotiabank increased their price objective on shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International from $12.00 to $14.00 and gave the stock a "sector perform" rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 1...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Mosul refugee camp hit by bout of deadly food poisoning

Iraqi forces repelled a major counter-attack by Islamic State fighters, many of them wearing suicide vests, in a district south of the Old City of Mosul , their remaining enclave in the city, at dawn on Wedn...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Brexit talks start on Monday 19 June

Mrs May's weakened position in the House of Commons as a result of losing her majority has fuelled speculation the Tories would be forced to soften their stance on Brexit . Some fear the viability of Northe...More..

Waited for results, now it's Brexit time: Merkel
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Waited for results, now it's Brexit time: Merkel

Angela Merkel made her first comment since Britain PM Theresa May's Conservative party lost 13 seats. "We are ready. We have completed the guidelines, the framework", Merkel said Friday in Mexico City . "...More..

Amazon Says It Will Buy Whole Foods In $13.7 Billion Deal
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Amazon Says It Will Buy Whole Foods In $13.7 Billion Deal

Whole Foods will keep its brand and John Mackey, its current CEO, will remain in place at the company's existing Austin headquarters. It's not clear yet what Amazon plans to do with the upscale grocery store,...More..

Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

Kroger fell 13.4%. SuperValu was down 16%. The deal requires approval by Whole Foods' shareholders and regulators. The McLean, Virginia-based company said the Department of Justice is conducting both a civil ...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a $13.7B deal

The deal will be seen as a further encroachment by Amazon on the United Kingdom grocery sector's turf after its delivery service Amazon Fresh , covering postcodes across London, Surrey and parts of Hampshire...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Eland Oil & Gas PLC (ELA) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity

The stock of Supergroup PLC (LON:SGP) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, January 12 by Liberum Capital. The firm has "Buy" rating by Liberum Capital given on Monday, April 3. Usca Ria stated it has 0.05% of it...More..