United Kingdom retail chain faces $7-billion claim over gender pay gap

They argue they are paid £3 an hour less than those working in the male dominated distribution centres despite the fact their work is of equal value. This means Tesco could be facing a compensation bill amounting to around £4 billion, according t... More..

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Investors poorer by Rs 2.7 lakh crore in one day
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Investors poorer by Rs 2.7 lakh crore in one day

However, value-buying emerged at several counters during the late trading session. The BSE Sensex was down by 561.22 points at 34,195.94 and NSE Nifty by 168.20 points at 10,498.30. The start of quantit...More..

Brexit 'uncertainty' drags Tata Motors profits
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Brexit 'uncertainty' drags Tata Motors profits

On a standalone basis, Tata Motors India returned to the black with a net profit of Rs 183.65 crore on a revenue of Rs 16,102 crore, up 59 per cent. Chandrasekaran, in May past year, had raised serious concer...More..

36 in Global Syndicate Charged With $530 Million in Cybercrime Losses
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

36 in Global Syndicate Charged With $530 Million in Cybercrime Losses

Attorney of Nevada, said in a call with reporters. Infraud is said to have 10,901 registered members and was founded by Bondarenko, a 34-year-old Ukranian man. Created in 2010, "Infraud operated like a busi...More..

Kalanick: Uber didn't try to steal Waymo self-driving vehicle secrets
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Kalanick: Uber didn't try to steal Waymo self-driving vehicle secrets

He says the question here is where Levandowski ends and where Waymo begins. Uber's defence paints a different picture: one of Google seeking revenge after its plucky competitor poached its top engineer and st...More..

Country Music Gets a Mention in Amazon Alexa 2018 Super Bowl Ad
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Country Music Gets a Mention in Amazon Alexa 2018 Super Bowl Ad

The new voice sounds more human compared to the robotic tone owners of Amazon devices like the Echo are used to hearing when requesting Alexa's services. Companies spend as much as $5 million to show a 30...More..

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket launches on first test flight
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

SpaceX Falcon Heavy Rocket launches on first test flight

Not only will the new rocket be able to shuttle loads up to 140,000 pounds into space , it's relatively cheap, costing about $90 million per launch. The reason Falcon Heavy is so large is because Musk and S...More..

Powell sworn in as Fed chief pledging to explain policy moves
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Powell sworn in as Fed chief pledging to explain policy moves

The financial system, he says, is now "stronger and more resilient than before financial crisis that began a decade ago". Her final act at the agency, imposing a consent order on Wells Fargo for its phony-acc...More..

Treasurys are surging as stocks get slammed
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Treasurys are surging as stocks get slammed

At one point, the Dow fell 6.3 per cent or 1,597 points, the biggest one-day points loss ever, as it breached both the 25,000 and 24,000 levels during trading. Companies are healthy, and investors have rewarded...More..

Nagaland Polls: 22 candidates file nominations today including Neiphiu Rio
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Nagaland Polls: 22 candidates file nominations today including Neiphiu Rio

For decades, Naga rebel groups have been fighting for Nagalim or Greater Nagaland. The party has made a decision to contest 23 seats, most of its candidates being first-timers. The BJP has since come up with a ...More..

BP share price: Group's annual profits surge as oil price recovers
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

BP share price: Group's annual profits surge as oil price recovers

The group also said that 2017 saw a reduction in the number of process safety events for the fifth year running. "We delivered operationally and financially, with very strong earnings in the Downstream , Up...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

General Motors Company (GM) Q4 Profit Crushes Estimates

It has underperformed by 33.33% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . Ford Motor Co. Susquehanna Intl Llp reported 0.02% stake. Mo...More..

In Trump's first year, America's trade deficit actually got worse
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

In Trump's first year, America's trade deficit actually got worse

We have to go back to 2008 to have a bigger deficit. Solid consumer spending and business investment - assuming they hold up amid the recent stock-market rout - will fuel demand for foreign-made merchandise. Tr...More..

by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (FR) EPS Estimated At $0.40

After $0.33 actual earnings per share reported by Stagecoach Group plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -12.12% negative EPS growth. 42,645 are owned by A D Beadell Investment Counsel. Now ...More..

David Beckham: 'Cristiano Ronaldo will bounce back in Champions League'
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

David Beckham: 'Cristiano Ronaldo will bounce back in Champions League'

He's scored 27 goals in 34 appearances for Barcelona but it's his all-round performances which have captivated football fans across the world. Real Madrid's struggling superstar Cristiano Ronaldo does...More..

by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Markets recover some losses; Sensex down 407 points

The BSE Sensex after scaling an all-time high of 32,687.32 points at the outset, finally ended 200.95 points to end at a new peak of 32,633.64, breaching its previous record of 32,575.17 hit on August 1 and...More..

Thousands of Greeks protest against Macedonia name compromise
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Thousands of Greeks protest against Macedonia name compromise

The Greek government opposed the global recognition of the young republic, objecting to its name, Republic of Macedonia; its flag, which included a Vergina Sun; and its constitution, which allegedly included t...More..

Booker chief to lead Tesco's United Kingdom business
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Booker chief to lead Tesco's United Kingdom business

The news comes after the Competition and Markets Authority cleared Tesco's merger with Booker in December, with the tie-up now pending shareholder approvals. His values based leadership and invaluable support...More..

Viacom, CBS Directors Form Groups To Study Merger
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Viacom, CBS Directors Form Groups To Study Merger

CBS Corp. and Viacom announced Thursday that the two companies are discussing a potential merger, a move that would reunite the two companies that were split by founder Sumner Redstone more than a decade a...More..

Equity indices open higher ahead of Budget
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Equity indices open higher ahead of Budget

The MidCap was down by 4.03 per cent, while SmallCap fell 4.65 per cent. Small caps also contributed to losses falling 869 points to 17,847 level. The majors among them were Bajaj Auto and Bharti Airtel. The ...More..

South Australia to roll out 50000 Tesla-backed home solar systems
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

South Australia to roll out 50000 Tesla-backed home solar systems

Beginning with a trial of 1100 Housing Trust properties, a 5kW solar panel system and 13.5kWh Tesla Powerwall 2 battery will be installed at no charge to the household and financed through the sale of ele...More..

S&P 500, Dow on track for worst week in two years
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

S&P 500, Dow on track for worst week in two years

S&P 500 futures closed down 2.3 percent, the biggest daily percentage drop since September 2016. Investors have grown increasingly anxious that a rapid rise in interest rates, spurred by higher inflation , c...More..

Winter Weather Advisory Issued with Snow on the Way
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Winter Weather Advisory Issued with Snow on the Way

Highs: 30-33 / Winds: SW 10-20 miles per hour. The Virginia Department of Transportation had crews out Saturday pre-treating roads ahead of the predicted icy weather and warned drivers to be extra cautious S...More..

by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Abcam (ABC) Given Hold Rating at Peel Hunt

Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) invested in 2,873 shares or 0% of the stock. Purplebricks Group has a 1-year low of GBX 3.30 ($0.05) and a 1-year high of GBX 525 ($7.37). The stock of RPS Group plc (...More..

by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Earnings Analysis Of General Electric Company (GE)

Emerson Electric now has $45.07 billion valuation. About 82.29 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 1.77% the S&P500. Lehman Financial Resources Inc. Therefore 11% are positive. Analysts reported that ...More..