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Ford increases investment in electrification to $11 bn Ford increases investment in electrification to $11 bn
- January 15, 2018

Ford Motor Co decided that they will significantly increase their planned investments in electric vehicles to $11bn by 2022 and have 40 hybrid and fully electric vehicles in its model line-up. General Motors, Toyota and Volkswagen have already outlined ambitious plans to offer more electric vehicles and also did General Motors who made his announcement last week about new driverless vehicle . (more...)
Jacksonville Jaguars upset the Pittsburgh Steelers 45-42 in AFC Divisional playoff Jacksonville Jaguars upset the Pittsburgh Steelers 45-42 in AFC Divisional playoff
- January 15, 2018

Quite frankly, often times sports do not go the way they're scripted. It stings. You hate to lose it. Bortles has one or less touchdown passes in 10 of his last 14 games. The Steelers produced 545 total yards and averaged seven yards a play, but Roethlisberger needed to throw 58 passes to do it and didn't have a fully healthy Antonio Brown at his disposal. (more...)
Airbus Deliveries Up 4.36% in 2017 Airbus Deliveries Up 4.36% in 2017
- January 15, 2018

The company has delivered over 200 of the double-decker aircraft, with 95 still on its order book, far below the 1,200 it expected when the aircraft was introduced in 2005. European planemaker Airbus has said it will stop making its A380 "superjumbo" if it does not get any more orders. Bregier confirmed plans, first reported by Reuters, to reduce A380 production to as few as six aircraft per year, compared with 15 deliveries last year. (more...)
Ford to invest $11bn in electric vehicles by 2022 Ford to invest $11bn in electric vehicles by 2022
- January 15, 2018

Auto giant Ford has unveiled plans to invest $11bn through to 2022 in a bid to bring 40 new electrified vehicles to market, more than doubling its planned investment in low carbon vehicle development. The current investment figure is decisively eminent than the formerly declared objective of $4.5 billion by 2020 said the Ford executives and involves the value of evolving committed electric vehicle architectures. (more...)
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to exit Disney's board Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to exit Disney's board
- January 15, 2018

The Walt Disney Company yesterday said it would not renew the board seats of Twitter's CEO and Facebook's COO due to potential conflicts of interest. Twitter a year ago announced partnerships with a number of media companies including some Disney competitors. Ms Sandberg had served on Disney's board of directors since 2010 and Mr Dorsey since 2013. (more...)
Occidental Petroleum (OXY) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
- January 15, 2018

Marathon Capital Management who had been investing in Orbcomm Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $798.65M market cap company. The stock increased 0.46% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $175.09. The company was maintained on Monday, September 14 by Citigroup. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Monday, April 3 with "Hold". The rating was downgraded by Tudor Pickering on Friday, November 6 to "Hold". (more...)
Telecoms IPO would be a smart step for SoftBank Telecoms IPO would be a smart step for SoftBank
- January 15, 2018

SoftBank Group said in a statement today that a listing of the business was one option for its capital strategy but that no such decision had been made. The Vision Fund is SoftBank's USD93 billion tech investment vehicle. The company, which also owns a controlling stake in Sprint, was responding to a report this morning by the Nikkei Asian Review that it was looking to float its mobile phone unit to bring in a possible $18 billion. (more...)
Carillion contracts to be taken in house or re-tendered, says government
- January 15, 2018

By GCR Staff0 CommentsOpposition figures are asking why the UK Department for Transport, headed by transport minister Chris Grayling, awarded major contracts to Carillion even after it admitted it was in trouble. 'Labour urges the government to stand ready to intervene and bring these crucial public sector contracts back in-house in order to protect Carillion's employees, pension holders and British taxpayers'. (more...)
Yashwant Sinha demands clarification on SC judges' allegation Yashwant Sinha demands clarification on SC judges' allegation
- January 15, 2018

But Patra, slamming the Congress, said that Indian democracy "has shown the mirror" to the party, and termed its attempt "to fish (for) an opportunity where none existed politically" wrong. The party flagged delays in finalization of memorandum of procedure by the Government and selective assignment of cases as mentioned by four SC judges as "deeply perturbing" but made a decision to keep its first response to the issue restrained. (more...)
USA to Produce More Oil than Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia in 2018 USA to Produce More Oil than Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia in 2018
- January 15, 2018

Given OPEC's influence and cartel means of control on the global price and supply of oil, prices could jump to between $70-80 per barrel, according to a report Citigroup released on January 9. In December alone, production fell by an estimated 100,000 barrels per day to around 1.7 million. He warned, meanwhile, that oil prices above $60 per barrel could be a spoiler as USA shale oil producers would take advantage of the rally by expanding their exploration and production work. (more...)
South Africa's Zuma Booed as New ANC Leader Calls for Unity South Africa's Zuma Booed as New ANC Leader Calls for Unity
- January 15, 2018

His speech focused on the country's corruption and economy. Thousands of ANC supporters gathered at the Absa Stadium in East London, Eastern Cape Province at a rally attended by the ANC's top leadership, led by newly elected ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa . (more...)
Hays plc (LON:HAS) has analysts on the Bullish side this week
- January 15, 2018

Gemmer Asset Mngmt Limited Com reported 328 shares. Winslow Evans And Crocker has 190 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Next Financial Gp Incorporated has 0% invested in Hays plc (LON:HAS) for 25 shares. BNP Paribas maintained it with "Outperform" rating and GBX 165 target in Friday, January 13 report. (NASDAQ:XLNX) on Thursday, July 27 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp Raises Position in NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)
- January 14, 2018

It has outperformed by 7.97% the S&P500. Among 7 analysts covering Gerdau ( NYSE:GGB ), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 69% are positive. Risk Paradigm Group LLC now owns 1,192 shares of the semiconductor provider's stock valued at $135,000 after acquiring an additional 572 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Predicting the Newcastle United lineup vs. Swansea City Predicting the Newcastle United lineup vs. Swansea City
- January 14, 2018

In 10 seconds, the video referee would give a communication saying, "Stop, penalty and red card", I am absolutely sure". 'We can not sell players that are playing because we would have to replace them for better players and, in January, we would need a lot of money to convince players to come here, that is nearly impossible in January, ' said Benitez. (more...)
Weather to blame for power outage at CES in Las Vegas
- January 14, 2018

The Las Vegas Convention Center, where CES is taking place, is now experiencing what event organizers are calling an "isolated power outage". Heavy rainfall caused the rare power interruption, as Las Vegas experienced an unusually heavy downpour that also caused flooding in some of the booths at the CES , including Google's. (more...)
Safe Haven Performance Portfolio Stocks Roundup: Pepsico, Inc. (NASDAQ:PEP)
- January 14, 2018

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $116.88, down from yesterday's close by -0.51%. 4,335,547 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,993,283. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Wednesday, June 7. PepsiCo makes up 1.2% of Huntington National Bank's portfolio, making the stock its 12th largest position. (more...)
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Shares Bought by California Capital Advisors Inc
- January 14, 2018

LLC decreased its holdings in Amazon.com, Inc. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. Btc Capital Management Inc increased its stake in Xpo Logistics Inc (XPO) by 11.9% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Td Asset Mngmt Inc has 428,780 shares. 50,738 are held by Guardian Communication. (NYSE:XPO). Benchmark Advisors holds 5,000 shares. LeJeune Puetz Investment Counsel LLC bought a new stake in Amazon.com during the second quarter worth $116,000. (more...)
Short Interest in Western Digital Corporation (WDC) Grows By 17.5%
- January 14, 2018

The stock price volatility for last week at the close of regular trading was 3.64%, pushing the figure for the whole month to now reaching 3.01%. Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC (NYSE:OZM) has declined 36.39% since January 13, 2017 and is downtrending. (more...)
Why Investors remained confident on Sprint Corporation (S), Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)?
- January 14, 2018

About 2.31 million shares traded. Freeport-McMoRan has a twelve month low of $11.05 and a twelve month high of $20.07. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Advisory Svcs Networks Ltd Company owns 0.15% invested in Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) rating on Friday, January 8. (NYSE:FCX) has "Neutral" rating given on Thursday, September 14 by FBR Capital. (more...)
American Assets Capital Advisers Has Lifted Stake in Mgm Resorts International (MGM) American Assets Capital Advisers Has Lifted Stake in Mgm Resorts International (MGM)
- January 14, 2018

Vivendi SA (OTCMKTS:VIVEF) has 0.00% since January 13, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 7.33% the S&P500. Pacific Alternative Asset Management Company Llc increased Raytheon Co (RTN) stake by 246.27% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. BLACKROCK INC. owned.78% of Overstock.com, Inc. The rating was initiated by Buckingham Research with "Buy" on Thursday, August 11. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Thursday, July 14. (more...)