Markets


Trump says to leave business 'in total'
- December 07, 2016

Trump's rally, which kicks off what he is calling the "Thank You Tour", was very similar to the events he put on during his campaign, and he spent a significant amount of time talking about his impressive victory on Election Day. He emphasizes, after all, that he doesn't have to do this. In an interview with the New York Times last week, Trump said a sitting president "can't have a conflict of interest" and said federal law is "totally on my side". (more...)
Spokesman offers few clues on Trump's pipeline stance Spokesman offers few clues on Trump's pipeline stance
- December 07, 2016

Nancy Rae Clark, a member of the Four Winds American Indian Council in Denver, which has been supporting the Standing Rock Sioux, says she's grateful for the Army Corps decision . Her full decision doesn't rule out that it could cross under the reservoir or north of Bismarck. "That's something we support construction of", Jason Miller , Trump's communications director, told reporters on Monday. (more...)
Donald Trump singles out another IN plant for moving to Mexico
- December 07, 2016

Still, some conservatives are wary of the precedent Trump may have established when he intervened in a private company's industrial policy. "We're going to get tougher and smarter on trade deals". The 1,000 or so Carrier factory workers who will now keep their jobs in IN may not waste time on such ideals. The company had planned to move 2,000 jobs out of the country, but changed course after receiving a $7 million incentive package from the state to keep most of the jobs in the US. (more...)
Amazon's First C-store Begins Testing in Seattle
- December 07, 2016

AMAZON has pulled out all the technological stops to bring us a store where you don't have to line up to queue, nor stand in front of the cashier rummaging for change while the person behind you taps their foot impatiently. It will be just like regular shopping for the customer apart from the fact that they will not be paying for it physically and also that a lot of cameras will watch them. (more...)
Massive Texas Sink Hole Swallows Two Cars, Killing Sheriff's Deputy Massive Texas Sink Hole Swallows Two Cars, Killing Sheriff's Deputy
- December 07, 2016

Shortly after 7:30 p.m. Sunday night, Nishihara's vehicle was headed down Quintana Road when it crashed into a 12-foot-deep sinkhole . Sources told News 4 San Antonio that police had been searching for a female Bexar County Sheriff's Office deputy who hadn't answered her phone all night. (more...)
Japanese mogul pledges $50 billion US investment Japanese mogul pledges $50 billion US investment
- December 07, 2016

One question: Did Son tell Trump that the entire portion of SoftBank's investment would land on USA soil? Trump introduced the Japanese businessman as "one of the truly great men". Trump provided no details on the precise nature of the investments, or their timing. The billionaire told the Journal that the USA investment would come from a $100 billion fund that he is organizing with a Saudi Arabian wealth fund and other partners. (more...)
Stein explains recount push outside Trump Tower
- December 07, 2016

The judge held a 3-hour hearing on Sunday in federal court as a result of the emergency request put in by Stein to expedite the recount. Green Party candidate Jill Stein's lawyers argued that waiting until Wednesday to start a recount would cut too close to the December 13 deadline to have it finished. (more...)
Alaska Airlines gets US approval to buy Virgin America
- December 07, 2016

The merger of Alaska and Virgin would combine the nation's sixth- and ninth-largest airlines, respectively, to create the fifth-largest US carrier. Under the settlement, Alaska and American would be banned from code-sharing on routes where Virgin and American now compete, among others, the department said. (more...)
Trump Tower Brokers Tout Secret Service Detail As A New 'Amenity' Trump Tower Brokers Tout Secret Service Detail As A New 'Amenity'
- December 07, 2016

According to New York City mayor Bill de Blasio, securing the building will cost New York $500,000 every day until Trump moves into his new digs on Pennsylvania Avenue. Secret Service will continue to guard the building once the President-elect decamps for Washington, D.C.as his wife Melania intends to remain in NY so that their son Barron can finish school. (more...)
Amazon unveils grocery store with no checkout line
- December 07, 2016

Amazon has opened a new check-out free store in Seattle the latest salvo in Amazon's quest for retail dominance. Amazon , the mammoth online retailer, is now opening brick-and-mortar grocery stores . Currently, only staff can test the store , but regular consumers should be able to shop here next year. Amazon would charge them after they leave the store . (more...)
Jeter to be honored at Yankee Stadium in May Jeter to be honored at Yankee Stadium in May
- December 07, 2016

In the least surprising news of the day, the New York Yankees announced Tuesday that they will retire Derek Jeter's No. 2 in a Monument Park ceremony on May 14. Jeter retired after playing a franchise-record 20 seasons with NY after the 2014 season. Jeter set Yankees records for hits, games (2,747), at-bats (11,195), doubles (544) and stolen bases (358). (more...)
European Union clears with conditions Microsoft's $26 billion buy of LinkedIn European Union clears with conditions Microsoft's $26 billion buy of LinkedIn
- December 07, 2016

And the dream I've always had is, how do we make this come together so that we can serve our customers? Salesforce, which also coveted LinkedIn, had been the most prominent critic of the acquisition. The acquisition had already been approved by regulators in the U.S., China and Brazil. Shares in Microsoft dropped 0.36 percent after the news was announced, while LinkedIn rose 0.35 percent. (more...)
Line Free Checkout Provider FutureProof Retail Reacts to Amazon Go Line Free Checkout Provider FutureProof Retail Reacts to Amazon Go
- December 07, 2016

Just grab and go with the things you like in the store. Amazon isn't the only one betting that line-free checkout will be a key competitive edge. There's rumours from leaks that Amazon will possibly open 2000 of these stores across the country. (more...)
Equinix Buys Verizon's Data-Center Biz, Promises Partner Benefits Equinix Buys Verizon's Data-Center Biz, Promises Partner Benefits
- December 07, 2016

The company had reportedly been trying all year to sell these data center assets, a continuation of recent physical asset sales. The deal is latest among USA operators exiting the data centre business in order to focus more on managed services to business customers and follows Verizon agreeing almost United States dollars 10 billion in acquisitions in the past year, such as Yahoo , XO and Fleetmatics. (more...)
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Stake Increased by BlackRock Fund Advisors
- December 07, 2016

Meeder Asset Management has 0.7% invested in the company for 114,497 shares. Geode Capital Management LLC boosted its position in Wal-Mart Stores by 2.1% in the first quarter. Its share price has grown 16.96% in three months and is up 11.10% for the last five trades. The stock stands 1.10% above the average-price of 50 days and 0.62% compared with the SMA 20. (more...)
Union Revises Down Number Of Carrier Jobs Spared In Trump Deal Union Revises Down Number Of Carrier Jobs Spared In Trump Deal
- December 07, 2016

In fact, Trump repeatedly pledged to keep Carrier jobs in the United States after the Indiana-based air conditioning and heating systems maker said it would move 1,400 jobs to Mexico. First, since Pence is governor of IN, I wonder what he brought to the table for Carrier. "The Carrier announcement was big for Trump", Morning Consult co-founder Kyle Dropp said in a statement. (more...)
Supreme Court sides with Samsung in Apple patent case Supreme Court sides with Samsung in Apple patent case
- December 07, 2016

While a federal appeals court initially sided with Apple , the Supreme Court overruled that decision. "The two smartphone giants have been battling each other - not just in the marketplace but also in the courts - since 2011, a year after Samsung unveiled a new set of smartphones, including the Galaxy". (more...)
Ikea to offer expanded parental leave in stronger job market Ikea to offer expanded parental leave in stronger job market
- December 07, 2016

Women's job review site Fairygodboss ranked the 160 US companies offering the most paid parental leave in 2016; none of them are traditional brick-and-mortar retailers. Among the most generous policies from private companies in the USA are Netflix NFLX, -1.37%, which offers up to a year of paid leave to salaried employees, and Etsy ETSY, +2.20%, where new parents can take up to 26 weeks off at full pay. (more...)
West Ham's Bilic won't be sacked says Sullivan
- December 07, 2016

Jurgen Klopps' men have scored a league high 35 goals this season, but Sullivan says West Ham can use recent history to inspire an unlikely win. "We didn't take our chances in the first half", admitted Wenger. Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand says Arsenal can not argue if Sanchez wants to be made the club's best-paid player. West Ham Utd: Randolph; Collins (Arbeloa 7), Reid, Ogbonna; Fernandes (Ayew 63), Noble (Carroll 72), Obiang, Masuaku; Lanzini, Payet, Fletcher. (more...)
Federal Judge Schedules Hearing On Presidential Election Recount In PA
- December 07, 2016

His supporters voiced their displeasure during Stein's news conference Monday outside Trump Tower. If everything goes according to plan, the almost $5,000 coming from Jill Stein to conduct the recount will cover all of the costs associated with the process. (more...)

« previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 next »