Software Cheat May Have Helped Mercedes-Benz Pass US Emissions Rules

Daimler AG , the automaker which produces the Mercedes-Benz line of luxury vehicles, is facing growing scrutiny after U.S. investigators reportedly found that it installed software to cheat diesel emissions tests on cars , Bloomberg and Reuters ... More..

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by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Were Analysts Bearish UBM plc (LON:UBM) This Week?

Peel Hunt upgraded it to "Add" rating and GBX 760 target in Tuesday, December 20 report. Citigroup's target would suggest a potential upside of 20.84% from the company's last stock close. It primarily offers pe...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Walmart profit drops, online sales growth slows in Christmas quarter

It has outperformed by 24.26% the S&P500. Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) opened at $103.23 on Friday. Therefore 49% are positive. Moody's Lead Retail Analyst Charlie O'Shea described Walmart's ...More..

Oil prices continue to rise
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Oil prices continue to rise

Monday's U.S. holiday for Presidents Day also supported WTI's performance compared with Brent as the USA markets caught up with Monday's gains, said Carsten Fritsch, oil analyst at Commerzbank AG in Frankfurt...More..

Starbeck KFC closure as chicken runs out
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Starbeck KFC closure as chicken runs out

The problem arose at the weekend after the chain switched its delivery contract to DHL , forcing the majority of its 900 outlets in Britain to shut. The company said in a statement that the reason for closin...More..

Technical Story: The Coca-Cola Company (KO) stands -4.12% away from 50 SMA
by | Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Technical Story: The Coca-Cola Company (KO) stands -4.12% away from 50 SMA

It has underperformed by 18.80% the S&P500. Lafayette Investments Inc decreased Coca (KO) stake by 12.15% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. About 13.16M shares traded or 4.83% up from the average. 42 funds opene...More..

Kraft Heinz 4th-quarter results miss Wall Street's view
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Kraft Heinz 4th-quarter results miss Wall Street's view

As for the shares, it has gone below the 20 days moving average and is now hovering within a distance of -4.95%. The institutional investor owned 488,820 shares of the company's stock after acquiring an additio...More..

Passengers Behave Violently on Carnival Legend
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Passengers Behave Violently on Carnival Legend

Passengers said a mass fight started on board the Carnival Legend ship after one man stepped on another man's flip flop. A fracas erupted in a bar area, with passengers, crew and security guards caught up...More..

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau arrives in Delhi with family
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Canadian PM Justin Trudeau arrives in Delhi with family

Last month, both the leaders had met on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. In 2017, two-way merchandise trade between Canada and India amounted to USD 8.4 billion, split equally ...More..

Scientists find almost 100 new 'exoplanets' in hunt for life in space
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Scientists find almost 100 new 'exoplanets' in hunt for life in space

That brings the K2 tally to 292, and the total haul over Kepler's entire operational life to almost 2,440-about two-thirds of all the alien worlds ever discovered . These transits can be found by registering d...More..

Izzy Atkin holds nerve to win first British skiing medal
by | Sunday, February 18, 2018

Izzy Atkin holds nerve to win first British skiing medal

Atkin, who won a world championship silver medal past year, was born in the United States and lives in Utah but has a British father. 'I'm speechless and stoked to win the bronze , ' Atkin said after her h...More..

Charles River to buy MPI Research for $800m
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Charles River to buy MPI Research for $800m

Charles River Laboratories is buying Mattawan-based drug- and compound-testing company MPI Research for $800 million in cash. The average estimate of 10 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was fo...More..

Uber in United Kingdom safety drive amid London licence fight
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Uber in United Kingdom safety drive amid London licence fight

The body said it was rolling out the changes due to new technologies causing a surge in taxi-hailing firms, noting that ride-sharing apps are of particular concern - although this seems, at least in part, to ...More..

by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)

It has outperformed by 3.76% the S&P500. Peter Franklin Palmedo decreased its stake in Barrick Gold Corp ( ABX ) by 55.15% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Investors sentiment is 0...More..

TSX rises with energy stocks — At midday
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

TSX rises with energy stocks — At midday

The dollar remained stuck to its two-week lows even after Treasury yields swelled in anticipation of more rapid US interest rate hikes. European stock markets flipped from gains to losses after the release, w...More..

Merkel Says It's Not Cherry-Picking to Want Unique Brexit Deal
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Merkel Says It's Not Cherry-Picking to Want Unique Brexit Deal

A man takes a photograph of the Canary Wharf financial district from Greenwich Park in London Thomson Reuters LONDON ( Reuters ) - Britain's government is ready to push for a mutual recognition system to ...More..

Punjab National Bank Shares Slide For Third Day
by | Saturday, February 17, 2018

Punjab National Bank Shares Slide For Third Day

Nirav Modi had cheated the bank for Rs 11,360 crore approx and had left the country on 1st January much before the fraud was detected. The agency filed the case under the Prevention of Money Laundering A...More..

Gas prices drop about 6 cents in Meadville area
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Gas prices drop about 6 cents in Meadville area

Gasoline prices in the Meadville area have dropped about 6 cents since last week. DeHaan said the drop in gas prices will likely continue this week but may be only "a brief window of relief" before fuel price...More..

United States stocks end higher after calm session, Dow +1.7%
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

United States stocks end higher after calm session, Dow +1.7%

At midday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 272.64 points, or 1.13 per cent, to 24,463.54, reports Xinhua news agency. After a wildly volatile week that pushed the market into correction territory, USA ...More..

Uber CEO warns of Amazon-style losses
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Uber CEO warns of Amazon-style losses

An Uber spokesman said: "We're incredibly encouraged by our financial performance and excited by our long-term potential to serve riders, drivers and cities". Transport for London (TfL) stripped the ride-hailin...More..

Danielle Herrington lands cover of 2018's 'Sports Illustrated' Swimsuit Issue
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Danielle Herrington lands cover of 2018's 'Sports Illustrated' Swimsuit Issue

Upton , 25, was posing for Sports Illustrated on an Aruba beachside outcrop when a sweeping wave washes over the rock and knocks her off her feet. "I put in so much work", she shared. Comments on social media...More..

Russian Federation eyes multi-million-dollar Saudi investment deals, Aramco IPO
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Russian Federation eyes multi-million-dollar Saudi investment deals, Aramco IPO

Al-Falih told reporters later at a joint news briefing with Novak that he wasn't surprised to learn of the Russian and Chinese interest in the Aramco share sale. Russian Federation also has significant invest...More..

Uber Is Setting New Limits to Help Prevent Accidents From Drowsy Driving
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Uber Is Setting New Limits to Help Prevent Accidents From Drowsy Driving

Uber is updating the driver version of the app so that it logs off after counting 12 hours of driving, and drivers will not be able to log on until after the app registers six hours offline. Uber's Head of Safe...More..

Crude oil prices continue to rise amid recovery of global capital markets
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Crude oil prices continue to rise amid recovery of global capital markets

The prestigious Award, which is presented annually by the U.K.'s Energy Institute and Gulf Intelligence, is also in recognition of the leadership displayed by H.E. U.S. WTI futures were down 0.10 percent as of ...More..

Amazon to cut workforce in Seattle
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Amazon to cut workforce in Seattle

However there is no indication of which specific teams will be affected and whether or not this will affect Amazon employees in the UK. For example, the fast growing market of voice services with Alexa ...More..