Economy

Sensex, Nifty open higher on hopes of easing of trade tensions

Sensex, Nifty open higher on hopes of easing of trade tensions

In yesterday's trading session FII's sold 1,300 crores stock in the cash market whereas DII's bought 359 crores worth of stock. A rally in USA stocks in overnight trade following Chinese President X...

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Sells 34690 Shares of Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

It has outperformed by 23.75% the S&P500. Carl Tiedemann increased its stake in Akorn Inc ( AKRX ) by 44178.26% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. On Friday, May 26 the sto...

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Beating the Earnings Estimates or Not? The Kroger Co. (KR)

Beating the Earnings Estimates or Not? The Kroger Co. (KR)

It has outperformed by 15.14% the S&P500. The shares of The Kroger Co. have decreased by more than -14.24% this year alone. The Kroger Co . (NYSE:KR) has declined 18.87% since April 10, 2017 and ...

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U.S. gas prices are close to last year's all-time high

U.S. gas prices are close to last year's all-time high

The average USA price of regular-grade gasoline shot up 8 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.74, the Associated Press reported . "I still believe there is still room for those prices to ...

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Mobile and Sprint are reportedly talking about a merger again

Mobile and Sprint are reportedly talking about a merger again

T-Mobile CEO John Legere speaks at CES. Sprint's stock was up about 0.4% when the WSJ reported deal talks had restarted, but were preliminary, then it shot up about 6.2% before the trading hal...

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Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Investors' React on Long-Term Obligation

Finally, Leucadia National Corp purchased a new position in shares of Comcast during the fourth quarter valued at $528,000. In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to not...

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NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA)

NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA)

For example, if a stock's beta is 1.2, it's theoretically 20% more volatile than the market. And doubling the growth more than doubles the capital gain, due to the compounding effect. At present time ...

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Volkswagen Group ousting CEO Matthias Mueller?

Volkswagen Group ousting CEO Matthias Mueller?

Two people close to the matter told Reuters that Volkswagen , still struggling to put its emissions scandal behind it, was set to name VW brand chief Herbert Diess as his successor. In tapping Dies...

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Oil gains on surprise drawdown in United States crude inventories

Oil gains on surprise drawdown in United States crude inventories

USA benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) futures were up 1.62 per cent at $64.45 a barrel. The contract fell 2.4% on Friday to tally a loss of roughly 4.4% for last week. The agreement, which is se...

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British Gas again blames policy costs for new price rise

British Gas again blames policy costs for new price rise

The UK's biggest energy firm said it needed to put up bills due to a rise in wholesale costs and Government taxes. Those customers who move onto a default tariff after their fixed deal ends will als...

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Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Downgraded by ValuEngine

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Downgraded by ValuEngine

First Republic Investment Management Inc. grew its holdings in shares of Tesla by 0.7% during the 3rd quarter. (NASDAQ: TSLA ) for 115 shares. (NASDAQ: TSLA ). It has underperformed by 8.23% the S&P...

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Iceland to ban palm oil in own-brand products

Iceland to ban palm oil in own-brand products

Palm oil, found in 50% of all supermarket products (as well as a top ingredient in cosmetics and biodiesel), is a major culprit of deforestation , especially in Southeast Asia, Iceland says. "As gl...

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IRS Didn't Audit Returns of Half the Corporate Giants in 2017

IRS Didn't Audit Returns of Half the Corporate Giants in 2017

Tax preparers like Tammy Pedersen-Marker from H&R Block say while the deadline nears, there's still time to make sure all is in order. Many people now wrestling with their returns don't know that th...

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Govt to probe deplaning of IndiGo passenger who complained of mosquitoes

Govt to probe deplaning of IndiGo passenger who complained of mosquitoes

Rai also said that he wasn't provided with any means of transport to go back to the terminal and had to return on foot. Every other day, incidences of unruly behaviour by Airline staff is coming out...

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After IndiGo, Jet airways may step back from bidding

After IndiGo, Jet airways may step back from bidding

With many players backing out from the bidding process, the disinvestment process of Air India has met with the rough start. "It is a bold step", Jet Airways' deputy chief executive, Amit Agarwal said...

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Approval of Bayer-Monsanto Deal Paves Way for Price Hikes, Reduced Choices

Approval of Bayer-Monsanto Deal Paves Way for Price Hikes, Reduced Choices

Funds hold 317.44 million shares thus 1.24% less from 2017Q3's 321.42 million shares. Mai Management reported 2,980 shs or 0.02% of all its holdings. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein reissued a "neut...

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The snapshot which best sums up Welbeck's latest display for Arsenal

The snapshot which best sums up Welbeck's latest display for Arsenal

As reported earlier, Arsenal defeated Southampton 3-2, while Danny Welbeck scored two goals . The sparse home crowd might have been regretting the decision to come out in the rain when the vi...

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Delhi's IGI airport ranks among world's top 20 busiest

Delhi's IGI airport ranks among world's top 20 busiest

Singapore airports got the sixth place amongst those with the most worldwide passenger traffic in 2017 at 61.57 million, a 5.9% change from a year ago. Across the globe, airports had 6.6 percent more ...

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Wall St to open higher as US-China trade war fears ease

Wall St to open higher as US-China trade war fears ease

Asian markets mostly rose but stayed within a narrow range in subdued trading Tuesday as global investors continued to weigh their fears about a possible trade war between the US and China. Brent crud...

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Uber buys dockless, electric bike-share startup JUMP

Uber buys dockless, electric bike-share startup JUMP

It's the second recent anti-Uber ruling from the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), which said in December-in a case involving Spain this time-that Uber is a transportation company . Ther...

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China's Xi Jinping offers United States possible trade concessions

China's Xi Jinping offers United States possible trade concessions

The Chinese Communist Party's official newspaper on Monday described US trade policies as a populist tilt by Trump ahead of the USA mid-term elections but that the steps would ultimately end up hurtin...

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Apple's global facilities now powered by '100% clean energy'

Apple's global facilities now powered by '100% clean energy'

Using renewable energy brings public health and environmental benefits, such as reduced air pollution, reduced water use (coal plants need water for cooling), lower health care costs from air pollutio...

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Russian firms and rouble hit heavily by Trump sanctions

Russian firms and rouble hit heavily by Trump sanctions

The US Treasury on Friday included Rusal and seven other Deripaska-linked firms in a list of 12 Russian companies hit with sanctions that it said were meant to punish the country for actions in Cr...

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What we know about the suspected gas attack in Douma, Syria

What we know about the suspected gas attack in Douma, Syria

President Donald Trump said Monday he will decide "probably by the end of today" on a USA response to the apparent chemical weapons attack on Syrian civilians. Both Damascus and Moscow had war...

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BB&T Securities LLC Sells 1641 Shares of BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP)

BB&T Securities LLC Sells 1641 Shares of BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP)

Sold All: 17 Reduced: 85 Increased: 70 New Position: 28. Lombard Odier Asset Management Usa Corp increased its stake in Bhp Billiton Plc ( BBL ) by 13.43% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory fil...

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Amazon Com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) Sentiment Increased, Because

Amazon Com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZN) Sentiment Increased, Because

Vestor Capital LLC now owns 109 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $106,000 after acquiring an additional 10 shares during the period. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 38.2% comp...

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Do You Trust Facebook With Your Private Information?

Zuckerberg said Facebook came up with the 87 million figure by calculating the maximum number of friends that users could have had while Kogan's app was collecting data. People can do this by tappi...

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Another Day, Another Social Media Scandal: Facebook's Cambridge Analytica Scandal

Another Day, Another Social Media Scandal: Facebook's Cambridge Analytica Scandal

The app vacuumed up not just the data of the people who took it, but also - thanks to Facebook's loose restrictions - data from their friends, too, including details that they hadn't meant to share ...

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Deutsche Bank's Sewing to become new group CEO

Sewing, a lifelong Deutsche Bank employee, will take over with immediate effect, the lender said in a statement from Frankfurt late Sunday. Deutsche Bank lost 735 million euros ($903 million) past...

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Jimmy Kimmel Tries to End Feud With Sean Hannity, Apologizes for Joke

Jimmy Kimmel Tries to End Feud With Sean Hannity, Apologizes for Joke

Kimmel, who frequently mocks President TrumpDonald John TrumpBaldwin returns to "SNL" as Trump and admits presidency is just "a four- year cash grab" Maxine Waters: Republicans "intimidated" by Trump...

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