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Department store chains see key sales figures fall again Department store chains see key sales figures fall again
- August 11, 2017

BlackRock Inc. now owns 24,416,816 shares of the company's stock valued at $723,716,000 after buying an additional 23,514,600 shares during the last quarter. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.51 EPS. A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the company. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This piece was reported by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes. (more...)
P!nk Releases New Single 'What About Us' P!nk Releases New Single 'What About Us'
- August 11, 2017

Pink also confirmed the album's new single, " What About Us ", expressing her excitement to share the news with fans. "I'm certifiably, insanely proud of this album", she continued. Since releasing her last record, Pink has extended her and husband Carey Hart's brood, giving birth to son Jameson in December 2016, a brother for their six-year-old daughter Willow. (more...)
Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) Stock Price Up 13.3% Following Earnings Beat Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) Stock Price Up 13.3% Following Earnings Beat
- August 11, 2017

It has underperformed by 38.99% the S&P500. Natixis holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Ralph Lauren Corp (NYSE:RL) for 13,076 shares. (NYSE:BEN) by 109,544 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 2.41 million shares, and cut its stake in Cnh Industrial Nv (NYSE:CNHI). (more...)
Animal products will still be used for banknotes, BoE decides Animal products will still be used for banknotes, BoE decides
- August 11, 2017

In a statement , the Bank of England says: "The Bank fully recognises the concerns raised by members of the public, both prior to and during the consultation, and has not taken this decision lightly". It said it had chosen the polymer notes for their durability and for their ability to incorporate new security features, adding that they were better for the environment than the traditional cotton-based paper notes. (more...)
Gold Climbs As North Korea Concerns Increase Gold Climbs As North Korea Concerns Increase
- August 11, 2017

Trump's remarks on Tuesday afternoon that North Korea would face " fire and fury like the world has never seen" weighed on Wall Street and drove up the VIX "fear gauge", or the cost of protection against a drop in the S&P 500 . However, shares of Dean Foods tumbled, trading 20.1 percent weaker at US$11.96 as of 2.24pm in NY, after the U.S. dairy processor posted quarterly results that fell short of expectations and downgraded its full-year forecast amid "a challenging and rapidly ... (more...)
Disney will be pulling its titles from Netflix Disney will be pulling its titles from Netflix
- August 10, 2017

The Disney TV streaming service will only launch in 2019, while the ESPN-based service would be available as soon as next year. It was only May of past year that the Entertainment Giant announced their exclusive partnership with Netflix . (more...)
Arlington store clerks fight off would-be robbers Arlington store clerks fight off would-be robbers
- August 10, 2017

One of the suspects, who was talking to the store owner, pulls out a handgun and jumps over the counter. That is when the store owner's son tackles one of the robbers as the other thief locks on, pointing the gun at the clerk and his son. "After they left, the police said it was a real gun, fully loaded. Luckily nothing happened", Monga explained. Both men wore backpacks. "These clerks got very lucky that they were not shot or killed". (more...)
Factors to Note Before Buying Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)
- August 10, 2017

More interesting news about Barrick Gold Corp (USA) (NYSE:ABX) were released by: Fool.ca and their article: "Better Buy: Barrick Gold Corp. vs. Goldcorp Inc." published on August 09, 2017 as well as Fool.ca's news article titled: "Should Barrick Gold Corp". (more...)
Colony Starwood Homes (SFR) Stake Lowered by UBS Group AG Colony Starwood Homes (SFR) Stake Lowered by UBS Group AG
- August 10, 2017

The acquisition of foreclosed homes has slowed in recent years as real estate prices have recovered in numerous markets targeted by institutional players like Invitation Homes and Starwood Waypoint Homes , and there has been a wave of consolidation in the business. (more...)
The 'Pink Slime' Debacle Cost Disney and ABC at Least $177 Million The 'Pink Slime' Debacle Cost Disney and ABC at Least $177 Million
- August 10, 2017

Disney has not specified exactly what it spent the $177 million on - some of it may represent money that went to legal costs and other related items, as well as other legal disputes - but a lawyer for BPI told CNNMoney that its settlement was worth even more than $177 million. (more...)
Tesla Model 3 battery output revealed Tesla Model 3 battery output revealed
- August 10, 2017

Without decades of tradition to protect and with a visionary man at the helm, Tesla boldly went where no one had gone before and offered its Autopilot system way before other manufacturers were ready to take the risk. The convertibles give holders a chance to profit if Tesla succeeds, by letting them swap the bonds for stock. Lead underwriters on the junk bond rally include major financial institutions - Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Barclays, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citigroup, ... (more...)
A key bellwether of North Korea tensions is surging A key bellwether of North Korea tensions is surging
- August 10, 2017

The stage was set for the USA indexes to go lower early Wednesday as investors around the world reacted to the rising war of words between the US and North Korea , pushing global market indexes lower. My heart is pumping right now". Benchmark US crude fell 22 cents to 49.17 dollars a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. A state media report Wednesday gave first signs of a Guam strike plan and mentioned a potential strike on Andersen Air Force Base, designed "to send a serious ... (more...)
Blue Apron 2Q revenue beats, but scales back marketing Blue Apron 2Q revenue beats, but scales back marketing
- August 10, 2017

That said , Blue Apron slashed spending by 43% from the first quarter of 2017, in which it shelled out roughly $60.6 million, or 24.8% of revenue. The company's stock dropped sharply following the news. announced plans to buy organic grocer Whole Foods . According to the website, Thursday's plunge came after Salzberg said on the earnings call that the company's new facility in Linden, N.J., would be delayed, affecting earnings in the second half of the year. (more...)
London Underground Will Get Full 4G Coverage By 2019 London Underground Will Get Full 4G Coverage By 2019
- August 10, 2017

One of Khan's key measures is the appointment of a troubleshooting "not-spot" team, whose goal is to go out into problematic connectivity spots to work with local authorities and providers to identify and deliver solutions to improve connectivity. (more...)
Lego boss, 61, replaced 'due to his age' Lego boss, 61, replaced 'due to his age'
- August 10, 2017

David Robertson, author of the book "Brick by Brick" which charts Lego's success, said last year's poor operational performance could have played a role in Mr Padda's short tenure at the top. In a newly released statement, Knudstorp said, "Bali has been part of the Lego Group family for the past 15 years". Lego's colourful toy blocks have proved resilient to the rise of digital devices which is battering the traditional toy industry, but the company has also been adept at using different ... (more...)
Dems demand answers on controversial Google memo Dems demand answers on controversial Google memo
- August 10, 2017

A Google spokesperson said Tuesday that the company could not have retaliated because it was unaware of his labor complaint until reading about it in the media after his dismissal. "I made a decision to create the document to clarify my thoughts". Town halls are nothing new at Google , but Thursday's is expected to be anything but ordinary following days of scrutiny over the controversial memo criticizing the tech giant's diversity initiatives written by a Google engineer . (more...)
Wall Street Records Losses After Trump's North Korea Warning
- August 10, 2017

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump warned North Korea of " fire and fury " in response to recent threats from Pyongyang, which said it was examining plans for attacking Guam, a USA territory in the Pacific with a military base. Outside of geopolitical concerns, disappointing company earnings and outlooks put traders in a selling mood. Retail results are also on investors' mind as the second-quarter earning season winds down. (more...)
Wall Street set to open lower as tensions with North Korea mount Wall Street set to open lower as tensions with North Korea mount
- August 10, 2017

At 11:03 a.m. ET (1503 GMT), the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 110.36 points, or 0.5 percent, at 21,938.34, the S&P 500 was down 19.12 points, or 0.77 percent, at 2,454.90. "I would expect the markets to react again pretty negatively to any more tough talk from either side, but for now, everybody seems to have settled down, and we'll see what happens". (more...)
Toshiba spared delisting after finally getting 2016 accounts approved Toshiba spared delisting after finally getting 2016 accounts approved
- August 10, 2017

Toshiba on Thursday met a looming deadline to report its long-delayed financial results, saying it lost around $8.8 billion in the last fiscal year over its hard-hit United States nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric . Toshiba also said Thursday that it has fallen into negative net worth of 552.9 billion yen ($5.02 billion) for fiscal 2016. Toshiba will, however, still be automatically delisted if it ends the current year with negative shareholders' equity. (more...)
Coca Cola Company (NYSE:KO)'s Trend Up, Especially After Decreased Shorts Coca Cola Company (NYSE:KO)'s Trend Up, Especially After Decreased Shorts
- August 10, 2017

About 107,412 shares traded. It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $194.80 billion company. The dividend will be $0.370 per share for the quarter which comes to $1.48 on an annualized basis. Interocean Cap accumulated 157,393 shares. $8.32 million worth of The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) shares were sold by TUGGLE CLYDE C. (more...)