Economy

Economy Lyft partners with Taco Bell to offer late-night taco runs
Author: 0 Lyft partners with Taco Bell to offer late-night taco runs

Seriously, who would ever pass up on an offer this good? Test dates are July 27-30 and August 3-6-but Lyft says the service should be available to all riders in 2018. They have complained for years on ridesharing forums that "drunk idiot" customers "treat (their) vehicle like a trash can". You're on your way to Taco Bell heaven.

Economy Barnes & Noble Shares Rocket 14% Premarket After Activist Shareholder Urges Sale
Author: 0 Barnes & Noble Shares Rocket 14% Premarket After Activist Shareholder Urges Sale

And the popular view that books are falling out of favor is as mistaken as the expectation 10 years ago that Amazon .com AMZN, +0.29% would crush Barnes & Noble, he said. BNED has been the topic of several recent analyst reports . Among specific equities in the news are carmaker General Motors Company (NYSE:GM), as well as retail stocks Michael Kors Holdings Ltd (NYSE:KORS) and Barnes & Noble, Inc.

Economy Bharti Airtel Q1 profit plunges nearly 75%, revenue drops 14%
Author: 0 Bharti Airtel Q1 profit plunges nearly 75%, revenue drops 14%

As a result, our network witnessed data and voice traffic growth of 200 per cent and 34 per cent year-n-year respectively. Its consolidated net debt has decreased to ₹87,840 crore from ₹91,400 crore. "The pricing disruption in the Indian telecom market caused by the entry of a new operator continued with industry revenues declining over 15% year on year, creating further stress on sector profitability, cash flows and leverage", Gopal Vittal, MD and CEO (India & South Asia), said in a ...

Economy Neymar will make right decision amid PSG links - Kaka
Author: 0 Neymar will make right decision amid PSG links - Kaka

Neymar might have been outgunned by his strike partners Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez last season, but he has been getting his revenge at Barcelona's pre-season US training camp. "Why could he not play here at Real Madrid? ". Neymar is featured in Complex's latest episode of Sneaker Shopping , and in it the worldwide soccer figure talked about how he went from a kid with one pair of Jordans to a star who got his own Jordan V.

Economy General Motors: Good Enough for a Downgrade?
Author: 0 General Motors: Good Enough for a Downgrade?

The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, June 8 by Hovde Group. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Friday, March 11 by DA Davidson. SunTrust downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Friday, April 29 report. Pvh Corp (NYSE:PVH) was raised too. Media coverage about Ford Motor (NYSE:F) has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Hinrichs Joseph R had sold 50,000 shares worth $555,475.

Economy McDonald's Q2 profits jump 28% to US$1.4b on solid sales
Author: 0 McDonald's Q2 profits jump 28% to US$1.4b on solid sales

The results mark a victory for the 49-year-old CEO, who has been working to overhaul McDonald's for the past two years. It did not specify how much customer visits contributed to the sales increase, but Easterbrook has repeatedly laid out plans to get the figure climbing again by making McDonald's more convenient.

Economy LLC Boosts Stake in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)
Author: 0 LLC Boosts Stake in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

Finally, Karp Capital Management Corp bought a new position in Ford Motor during the first quarter valued at approximately $12,602,000. FNY Managed Accounts LLC acquired a new stake in shares of General Motors during the first quarter valued at $107,000.

Economy United States private equity giant to buy online health information firm
Author: 0 United States private equity giant to buy online health information firm

Shareholder rights law firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP (J&W) has launched an investigation into whether the board members of WebMD Health Corp . 7,000 shares were sold by DUR PHILIP A, worth $280,037. Over the past month the firm's stock is -5.96%, 3.94% for the last quarter, 8.66% for the past six-months and -8.73% for the previous year. WBMD's profit will be $15.47 million for 40.24 P/E if the $0.41 EPS becomes a reality.

Economy Greece Tries To Stand On Own Financial Feet With Government Bond Sale
Author: 0 Greece Tries To Stand On Own Financial Feet With Government Bond Sale

Speaking during a meeting with Europe's economics commissioner, Pierre Moscovici , in Athens, the leftist leader said that "investors were welcoming the Greek bond sale". Was it too tough? Greece is on the rebound from a severe crisis that took the debt-ridden country to the brink of collapse in 2010. Unemployment has fallen 1.9 percentage points in a year but was still stuck at 21.7% in April.

Economy Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) Touching Most Active List Today
Author: 0 Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) Touching Most Active List Today

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Economy Michael Kors purchase Jimmy Choo in £896m deal
Author: 0 Michael Kors purchase Jimmy Choo in £896m deal

Under the terms of the deal, Jimmy Choo shareholders will receive 230p per share - an 18% premium on the share's closing price on 24 July. USA retailer Michael Kors has agreed to buy luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo for $1.2 billion, snapping up a British brand launched in the east end of London and made famous by celebrity fans including Princess Diana .

Economy Google owner Alphabet beats market expectations on second quarter results
Author: 0 Google owner Alphabet beats market expectations on second quarter results

The business had revenue of $20.12 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $19.65 billion. "Our target is to receive the tax income that corresponds to the real activity of Google in France", Darmanin was quoted as saying, adding that other companies in a similar situation could also start talks with the ministry.

Economy Fact-Checking Site Snopes Says It's In Danger Of Shutting Down
Author: 0 Fact-Checking Site Snopes Says It's In Danger Of Shutting Down

We've received no revenue whatsoever for several months now, and we obviously can not operate indefinitely with no income (especially with mounting legal fees on top of our usual operating expenses)", he said. Proper Media wants to remove Mikkelson as a director of Bardav, alleging "gross financial, technical, and corporate mismanagement", according to lawyer Karl Kronenberger, as quoted by The Atlantic .

Economy USA reaches deal on sanctions against Russia, Iran, DPRK
Author: 0 USA reaches deal on sanctions against Russia, Iran, DPRK

Democrats anxious that if normal congressional procedures were followed and only the majority party was permitted to bring bills up to vote, either Ryan or McConnell or both could simply refuse to allow a floor vote on a resolution of disapproval, thwarting Congress's ability to block the president.

Economy Major Oil Exporters Mull Extending Output Cut Beyond March 2018
Author: 0 Major Oil Exporters Mull Extending Output Cut Beyond March 2018

Oil slumped into a bear market last month and Brent crude, the global benchmark, is trading at about $48 (U.S.), a gain of less than $2 since the cuts were agreed on previous year. The efforts of OPEC and its allies have been undermined by increased supply from US shale drillers and from Libya and Nigeria, which are restoring output lost to internal strife.

Economy New Swift Sport to debut at 67th IAA Frankfurt Motor Show
Author: 0 New Swift Sport to debut at 67th IAA Frankfurt Motor Show

Although nothing is officially confirmed yet, it has been widely reported that a version of Suzuki's new 1.4-litre "Boosterjet" turbopetrol engine, which will certainly be tuned to best the current Swift Sport's 100kW output. The vehicle revealed at Frankfurt is also expected to come with a small rear tailgate spoiler for added stability at speed. These additions, excluding the spoiler, are finished in gloss black as is the grille and new alloy wheels.

Economy Halliburton Company (HAL) Stock Heads Lower Despite Profit, Revenue Beats
Author: 0 Halliburton Company (HAL) Stock Heads Lower Despite Profit, Revenue Beats

About 10.34 million shares traded or 6.82% up from the average. 01/06/2014 - Halliburton Company was downgraded to " by analysts at Guggenheim. It has outperformed by 2.33% the S&P500. The stock has "Buy" rating by Mizuho on Wednesday, November 9. As per Monday, September 21, the company rating was upgraded by Zacks. HAL is already driving a 1.93% rally over the course of the past year and is now down -17.95% since this point in 2017.

Economy Irish Water admits emergency shortages are likely 'for years'
Author: 0 Irish Water admits emergency shortages are likely 'for years'

As reported by the Irish Times , the utility said it was mobilising all available resources from across the county, region and nationally. Priority of supply had been given to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital Drogheda, and the commercial centre in the town in the Mell area, Donore Road, Marley's Lane, Cement Road, Ballsgrove, Marian Park, Crosslanes, and some adjoining estates in the vicinity of these locations.

Economy Police, Boko Haram in gun battle in Kano
Author: 0 Police, Boko Haram in gun battle in Kano

The post Dismissed Air Force Officer Fights For Boko Haram As Police Arrests 5 Other Suspects In Kano appeared first on 360Nobs.com . Yusuf said they were apprehended in the early hours of Sunday during a shoot-out between the police and the suspects who had planned to attack Kano .

Economy No Charges Brought Against Former Cowboys Receiver
Author: 0 No Charges Brought Against Former Cowboys Receiver

Irvin went on to call the woman's allegations "heinous" and "false". Irvin, who played in college for the University of Miami, added that he believes committing murder is the only thing worse than falsely accusing someone of rape. Irvin has repeatedly denied the allegations and said "nothing happened" on the night in question. "There is not sufficient evidence that any laws were broken", said Irvin attorney Ken Padowitz, ABC reported.

Economy Extraction plan for Fukushima fuel debris planned for September
Author: 0 Extraction plan for Fukushima fuel debris planned for September

The Guardian provides more: "The robot found large amounts of solidified lava-like rocks and lumps in layers as thick as 1m on the bottom inside a main structure called the pedestal that sits underneath the core inside the primary containment vessel of Fukushima's Unit 3 reactor, said the plant's operator, Tokyo Electric Power Co".

Economy First floating wind farm is game changer
Author: 0 First floating wind farm is game changer

The UK also is home to the world's largest wind turbines at the Burbo Bank wind farm capable of generating enough electricity to power the average home for 29 hours with a single rotation of its giant blades. This is a good spot because of the uniquely shallow waters where turbines can be easily mounted atop poles fixed to the seabed. The huge turbines are now being moved into place.

Economy Turkey Withdraws Blacklist to Ease Tensions With Germany
Author: 0 Turkey Withdraws Blacklist to Ease Tensions With Germany

Fethullah Gulen, the US -based preacher, is blamed by Ankara for orchestrating a failed coup attempt on July 15. Germany is Turkey's main European economic and trade partner, with almost 6,800 German companies active in Turkey. "You have no power to darken Turkey", Erdogan said. A spokeswoman for the German economy ministry, Tanja Alemany, said Monday that despite the "clarification" of the issue, it would "take a while before German companies can win back confidence" in Turkey as a place ...

Economy Anthony Rizzo rallies Chicago Cubs by St. Louis Cardinals
Author: 0 Anthony Rizzo rallies Chicago Cubs by St. Louis Cardinals

The Chicago Cubs started Sunday's game knowing the Milwaukee Brewers had already lost. Cubs: After Hendricks (4-3, 4.09 ERA) faces RHP Miguel Gonzalez (4-9, 4.89 ERA) in the series opener, RHP John Lackey , RHP Jake Arrieta and LHP Jon Lester start the next three games against the last-place White Sox .

Economy Existing Home Sales Weakness Blamed on Same Old Problem
Author: 0 Existing Home Sales Weakness Blamed on Same Old Problem

David Berson, chief economist at Nationwide Mutual Insurance, said that under normal circumstances home sales could be expected to rise 8 percent to 10 percent, but the inventory shortage is reducing how many sales can be completed. Notably, homes put on the market sold after 28 days, a day more than May's 27 days, which was the fastest pace since the NAR has been keeping records, starting in 2011.

Economy Blue Apron Holdings (APRN) Is Now Covered By Goldman Sachs
Author: 0 Blue Apron Holdings (APRN) Is Now Covered By Goldman Sachs

Northcoast upgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Monday, May 16 report. About shares traded. Korn Ferry International (KFY) has risen 18.01% since July 24, 2016 and is uptrending. Shares of Blue Apron Holdings (NASDAQ: APRN ) opened at 6.55 on Monday. The company has market cap of $190.10 million. If you are viewing this story on another site, it was stolen and republished in violation of USA and global trademark and copyright legislation.

Economy Gold Headed for Biggest Jump in 2 Wks. on Dollar Woes
Author: 0 Gold Headed for Biggest Jump in 2 Wks. on Dollar Woes

Oil prices dipped, adding to Friday's 2.5 percent fall, before a meeting of OPEC nations and other producers. Although few expect a clear statement on policy change, investors were eager for any hints as to how and when the European central bank intends to progressively put an end to its massive asset purchases.

Economy Love Island's Montana and Alex reveal real reason behind shock dumping
Author: 0 Love Island's Montana and Alex reveal real reason behind shock dumping

And with Gabby promising Montana it wasn't "seedy" and that she should just wait till she left the villa to find out what the message read, we've been kept on our tippy-toes wondering what the *heck* will happen next. Having started Love Island as the viewers favourite, a few scathing remarks about her fellow Islanders saw Montana Brown's popularity take a huge drop in recent weeks.

Economy Don't repeal ACA without acceptable replacement
Author: 0 Don't repeal ACA without acceptable replacement

The IRS could stop enforcing the penalties imposed on uninsured Americans who don't buy health care plans on the individual market. "I can not vote to repeal Obamacare without a replacement plan that addresses my concerns and the needs of West Virginians".

Economy German Carmakers Emissions Collusion?
Author: 0 German Carmakers Emissions Collusion?

German luxury carmaker BMW on Sunday denied any collusion with industry rivals on emissions from its diesel engines, saying none of its models had been "manipulated" or violated industry regulations. The plan, which involves a software patch and avoids complex component fixes, will cost about 220 million euros ($255 million), the Stuttgart, Germany-based company said on Tuesday.

Economy OPEC Output Rising in July
Author: 0 OPEC Output Rising in July

Nigeria appears to he been given some temporary relief with petroleum exporting countries including OPEC and its collaborating partners agreed to remove the country from earlier proposed production cuts at a talk opening this Monday in Russian Federation.

Economy Harry Kane wants Tottenham stay after Manchester United transfer link
Author: 0 Harry Kane wants Tottenham stay after Manchester United transfer link

In the last ten minutes, Alderweireld channelled his inner Eriksen, whilst Kane completed the goal rush from the spot. But, to give the event its due, it always manages to rope in Europe's biggest and best teams. "I'm a Spurs player and that's where I want to be for the foreseeable future". Toby Alderweireld broke a 2-2 deadlock in the 82nd minute with a strike from outside of the box, while Harry Kane buried a penalty minutes later to hand Spurs a 4-2 victory at Camping World Stadium.

Economy The Open 2017: Winner Spieth admits Augusta was on his mind
Author: 0 The Open 2017: Winner Spieth admits Augusta was on his mind

Spieth nearly aced the par-3 14th, then made eagle on the par-5 15th and further birdies on 16 and 17 to leave his playing partner and Ryder Cup teammate shell-shocked after a decisive three-shot swing. "This is as much of a high as I've ever experienced in my golfing life and I'm going to enjoy it more than I've enjoyed anything that I've accomplished in the past".

Economy Auto manufacturers admit to refitting vehicles with faulty Takata airbags
Author: 0 Auto manufacturers admit to refitting vehicles with faulty Takata airbags

Eighteen people, including a Sydney man, from around the world are believed to have died after being hit by shrapnel released by exploding Takata airbags. "We would have very serious concerns if manufacturers were found to be misleading consumers", he said, adding that the ACCC would be speaking to the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development "urgently".

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