Markets


Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) Shares are Up 3.86%
- August 09, 2016

With the anticipated guidance cut out of the way, recent stock underperformance plus cash repatriation news, we think a modest relief rally is likely ahead of the 8:00am ET call. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. "0" brokerage firms have issued "Sell" rating for the company and "Strong Sell" rating was issued by "1.37" brokerage firms. (more...)
Gas prices down 6 cents nationally to $2.16 a gallon Gas prices down 6 cents nationally to $2.16 a gallon
- August 09, 2016

AAA estimated that more than 40 percent of gas stations nationally were selling gas for $2 a gallon or less, compared with just a handful at this time past year. Experts say the low gas prices are due to high supplies and lower oil prices. Flagstaff had the state's highest gas average at $2.39 per gallon. While lower than first reported, this demand number was still the highest total on record for the month of May. (more...)
How to watch Michael Phelps compete in the 200-meter butterfly How to watch Michael Phelps compete in the 200-meter butterfly
- August 09, 2016

Simone Biles is must-see TV any time she competes, but this one should truly be special. The Google search for "what are those purple spots on Michael Phelps " must have been through the roof on Sunday Aug. To have one swimmer in his 30s contend for a medal is unheard of, the fact that two could be on the podium illustrates this could be one of the rarest events in Olympic history. (more...)
Flying Delta today? Here's what you need to know about flight cancellations
- August 09, 2016

Delta said in an update at 8:40 am EDT (1240 GMT) that a halt on departures had been lifted, and some flights were resuming, although customers should expect delays and cancellations. Per the company's flight schedules , arrival for all its five flights to Ghana from JFK, USA to KIA, Ghana is 7:00 GMT while departures from KIA, Ghana to JFK, USA, is scheduled at 8:30 GMT. (more...)
Tears in free flow after U.S. swimming relay gold
- August 08, 2016

As part of the relay squad Phelps secured his 23rd medal with the victory, U.S. coming home six tenths clear of France in second, with Australia completing the top three. Favorites won the three other finals by wide margins, all by breaking their own world records. In front of a raucous and passionate crowd, the British pair fought tooth and nail, especially in an extraordinary second set tie-break that saw them save six match points. (more...)
BoE stimulus lifts stocks as USA jobs data looms
- August 08, 2016

The pound fluctuated before the Bank of England announces its interest-rates decision on Thursday as traders are wedged in between weaker economic data and extreme positions some have taken that make the currency especially vulnerable to a surprise outcome. (more...)
Cycling leaders crash on same Cycling leaders crash on same "treacherous" descent
- August 08, 2016

Dutch rider Annemiek van Vleuten, a member of Australian professional team Orica-AIS, lay motionless with her body sickeningly contorted after losing control after she had gained a marginal solo lead with 10km to go to the finish. We knew it was way past being technical; it was unsafe'. Van Vleuten looked headed for victory as she sped down the Vista Chinesa descent alone in slippery conditions after dropping breakaway companion Mara Abbott of United States. (more...)
Coming Soon To Snapchat: NBCUniversal-Produced Shows Coming Soon To Snapchat: NBCUniversal-Produced Shows
- August 08, 2016

In addition, " The Voice on Snapchat " will feature user-submitted performances judged by the music talent show's "coaches" from the hit TV show " The Voice ". Starting at the end of the month, NBCUniversal will begin producing episodes of several Snapchat series that expand on the network's existing programming. (more...)
Part Deux of Tesla's Big Plan Could Cost Over $10…
- August 08, 2016

The company is now working on their new sedan, Model 3, which is due to be launched next year. Currently, Tesla Motors Inc is busy constructing a massive battery factory in Nevada, called the Gigafactory. Tesla Motors Inc makes up approximately 0.10% of Lourd Capital's portfolio. Tesla's first plan in 2006, was a master plan that included introducing affordable electric cars to the market for the average consumer, and most would say that Elon Musk has achieved that goal quite successfully. (more...)
Modi unable to protect the poor, he has become weak: Congress Modi unable to protect the poor, he has become weak: Congress
- August 08, 2016

Let me tell you the PM, no state would act against these self-styled cow protectors because they are associated with the RSS that has made the cow a symbol of the Hindutva project. Such service enhances national wealth.... Cows are no doubt an emotive issue in this country, but strangely there seems to be little concern about their well-being. (more...)
Financial services firm TIAA to buy EverBank for about $2.5 bln Financial services firm TIAA to buy EverBank for about $2.5 bln
- August 08, 2016

TIAA has long-term strategies to fully serve the communities, in line with EverBank's strategy to build long-term relationships with its clients. The deal adds to TIAA's wealth-management business and gives TIAA CEO Roger Ferguson, a former Federal Reserve vice chairman, a platform for providing personal and business loans in the U.S. (more...)
'After GST, India more appealing to Chinese firms' 'After GST, India more appealing to Chinese firms'
- August 08, 2016

The Special Session of the State Legislative Assembly would be called to pass the Bill. The Bill was passed by Lok Sabha in May 2015 and referred to a Select Committee of Rajya Sabha for examination. Calling GST the "brain child" of previous UPA government in the Centre, he said Congress leaders in Parliament have made government rectify certain shortcomings in the bill. (more...)
FTSE 100 Bosses Get 10% Pay Rise FTSE 100 Bosses Get 10% Pay Rise
- August 08, 2016

The pay packages of FTSE 100 chief executives has increased 10 per cent and hit £5.48m, the High Pay Centre has revealed. May proposed that companies should publish the ratio between the pay of the chief executive and the average worker and that there should be representatives of workers on the company's board. (more...)
Dutch rider van der Breggen wins Olympic gold in road race Dutch rider van der Breggen wins Olympic gold in road race
- August 08, 2016

Van Vleuten was said to be conscious while in an ambulance on her way to a nearby hospital. I did it for Annemiek. "If you see her like that, it changes everything". Asked if that affected her performance, she said: "I mean, obviously losing sleep". "I went down and had a look at the course and saw those edges". (more...)
Delta flights grounded worldwide following computer system outage Delta flights grounded worldwide following computer system outage
- August 08, 2016

Delta had canceled approximately 300 flights as of 9:30 a.m. Travelers heading to Los Angeles, Seattle, Minneapolis, JFK, Detroit and Atlanta may see delays or a cancellation. Updates will be available on Delta News Hub . The widespread computer problem was caused by a power outage at its headquarters in Atlanta , the airline said in a statement . (more...)
Vail Resorts makes C$1.4B takeover offer for Whistler-Blackcomb
- August 08, 2016

Whistler Blackcomb is in the Squamish and Lil'wat First Nations' traditional territories. "Whistler Blackcomb is one of the most iconic mountain resorts in the world with an incredible history, passionate employees and a strong community", he said in a statement. (more...)
Bank of England cuts rates for first time since 2009
- August 08, 2016

Most analysts speak of recession. The UK markets finished more than 100 points up on Thursday following the Bank of England's decision to cut the base rate of interest to an historic low. "With the Chancellor also being "prepared to take any necessary steps to support the economy and promote confidence" we look set to see a substantial loosening of policy over the second half of the year which should act as a powerful defence against a Brexit-induced slowdown". (more...)
Hillary Clinton, a founder of ISIS: Donald Trump
- August 08, 2016

Sally Bradshaw, a north Florida resident and one of Bush's top political advisers, recently changed parties and said this week that she may vote for Hillary Clinton if the election is close. A slightly larger share of Clinton supporters (66%) said their conversations focused on personalities and candidate comments than the share of Trump supporters that said the same (53%). (more...)
China's imports, exports fall again in July China's imports, exports fall again in July
- August 08, 2016

The accelerating fall in imports came amid weak commodity prices and higher comparative base from previous year, but it also suggested domestic economic activity remained weak, said Jiang Chao, an analyst with Haitong Securities. He said bad weather in parts of China had disrupted local miners and made steel mills more reliant on imported iron ore. Customs China released their latest report on the Chinese trade which showed that the country's trade surplus and exports bettered expectations, ... (more...)
One Nation Senator from WA arrested, appears in court One Nation Senator from WA arrested, appears in court
- August 08, 2016

Senator Culleton successfully applied to the Armidale Local Court, in regional NSW, on Monday to have a larceny conviction annulled. Instead there will be a recount of the Senate votes, excluding Senator Culleton, which could result in another One Nation candidate taking his place. (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 1003 1004 1005 1006 next »