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by | February 24, 2017 | 01:01

They also pointed at the relatively high degree of uncertainty on issues ranging from Donald Trump administration's economic plans to the impact of a strengthening USA dollar. The latest minutes note that "a few" officials are in favour of raising interest "in a timely manner, potentially at an upcoming meeting" would increase the Fed's flexibility.

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:58

In a tweet, Schiphol said: "The landing gear of a Flybe airplane collapsed during touch down". Photographers Dennis Janssen was at the airport to shoot footage of planes landing during the adverse weather when he captured this incident by chance.

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:57

The airline says it will establish bases for its pilots and cabin crew to support two Boeing 737-MAX aircraft at T.F. Green and Stewart, but not Bradley. American carriers have for years protested Norwegian Air's presence in the us market, complaining that Europe's third-largest budget airline is adding flights that exceed traveler demand, pushing down fares and hurting airlines' revenue.

by | February 24, 2017 | 00:54

Share markets have jumped since the November presidential election in what has been dubbed the "Trump rally". President Donald Trump declared China the "grand champions" of currency manipulation on Thursday, just hours after his new Treasury secretary pledged a more methodical approach to analyzing Beijing's foreign exchange practices.

by | February 22, 2017 | 01:11

However, it's not only individual users on social media who will benefit from the new capability. Azimo Ltd., a foreign exchange transfer service that is a rival to TransferWise, announced an integration with Facebook Messenger in August.

by | February 22, 2017 | 01:01

The company had revenue of $23.20 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $23.05 billion. Looking ahead, the chain expects sales growth of about 4.6 percent and earnings of $7.13 per share for the new fiscal year.

by | February 18, 2017 | 00:56

Although, she stepped back from indicating there would be a short-term rate increase at the upcoming Fed meeting in March , but at the same time she left the possibility of a rate hike on the table. The committee's view that gradual increases in the federal funds rate will likely be appropriate reflects the expectation that the neutral federal funds rate - that is, the interest rate that is neither expansionary nor contractionary and that keeps the economy operating on an even keel - will ...

by | February 18, 2017 | 00:54

South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster, Mother Emanuel AME Church's Rev. Eric Manning, and Boeing Chairman, President and CEO Dennis Muilenburg are also among those speaking today. "As your president I'm going to do everything I can to unleash the power of the American spirit and to put our great people back to work", he said.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:19

Annual rate of inflation was 3.39 per cent for December 2016 and minus 1.07 per cent in January 2016. Separate ONS data showed prices paid by factories for fuel and materials rose at an annual rate of 20.5 percent in January, the sharpest rise since September 2008.

by | February 16, 2017 | 01:15

The deal also ensures that the leftovers of Yahoo's operations from the deal will be renamed Altaba Inc. and the combined company will have to deal with the legal responsibilities linked to the breaches. It was extensive hacking, first reported by Recode late a year ago, that caused a snag in the closing of the deal for the telco giant to buy Yahoo.

by | February 15, 2017 | 00:59

The bank said it had set aside about $2 billion in the fourth quarter 2016 to help pay for what became a $5.3 billion settlement with the U.S. Justice Department, finalized last month, over claims that the bank misled investors about the quality of mortgage-backed securities that it sold before the 2008 financial crisis.

by | February 15, 2017 | 01:00

The company reported its last quarter on Sep 16. Restaurant Brands has also been considering the acquisition of other companies, one of the people added. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of 12.88 percent. The legal version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/02/14/cowen-and-company-boosts-restaurant-brands-international-inc-qsr-price-target-to-51-00.html.

by | February 15, 2017 | 00:58

Testifying before Congress on Tuesday, Yellen highlighted accelerating growth, higher inflation and a robust labor market in the United States, warning at the same time that the Trump administration's spending plans should be consistent with putting the budget on a "sustainable trajectory".

by | February 13, 2017 | 01:10

Sears Holdings implied that other, non-Trump Home items had also been removed as part of its "initiative to optimize its online product assortment". As part of that retooling, 31 Trump Home items have been removed from the online store, it said.

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:16

Its forecasts over growth are 53.00% during current year while analysts' growth estimation for the next year is 0.50%. Over the past 50 days, Activision Blizzard, Inc .'s stock is -3.31% off of the high and 12.13% removed from the low.

by | February 10, 2017 | 02:15

In a statement Nokia said: "The planned acquisition is part of Nokia's strategy to build a standalone software business at scale by expanding and strengthening its software portfolio and go-to-market capabilities with additional sales capacity and a strategic partner network".

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:57

The company's stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -6.2 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of -7.3 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of -7.7 percent. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.27/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 18.6%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 55.21 Billion.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:55

But their rhetoric would have you think so. " Planned Parenthood says it's a champion of women's health care, yet prenatal care, which is an essential service for expectant mothers, is virtually nonexistent", said Rose at the time. Abby Johnson, who worked for eight years at a clinic in Texas before leaving Planned Parenthood in 2009, told The Christian Post last year that Planned Parenthood even fired employees if clinics could not meet abortion quotas.

by | February 08, 2017 | 00:53

The firm has a market cap of $56.55 billion, a P/E ratio of 20.15 and a beta of 1.31. Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc .'s ( FOXA ) witnessed a loss of -0.19% in recent trading period with closing price of $31.40. Several companies reported on their latest quarterly data Monday, including Fabrinet (NYSE:FN), Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (NASDAQ: FOXA ) and Gap Inc (NYSE:GPS).

by | February 07, 2017 | 01:29

The Israel Defense Forces hit three Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip on Monday afternoon, hours after a rocket fired from Gaza struck an open field just over the Israel-Gaza border. Dawood Shihab, a spokesman for the Islamic Jihad, said that "Israel will be fully responsible for the consequences of its military aggression on the Gaza Strip today".

by | February 07, 2017 | 01:23

Le Pen said in her speech, painting a bleak picture of a future in which France has lost its French identity. "The divide is no longer between the left and right but between patriots and globalists", she said, linking her campaign to that of Donald Trump , whom she praised for "keeping his promises, acting fast and strong in the interest of his people".

by | February 05, 2017 | 02:00

While Ivanka's brand has been the focus of the #GrabYourWallet boycott, neither company mentioned it specifically as a reason for dropping her merchandise. The department store chain said on Thursday that it had chose to put the brakes on its relationship with Ms Trump and removed her brand from a list on its site .

by | February 05, 2017 | 01:58

All through the boardroom battle triggered by his ouster from the chairmanship of the group in October past year, Mistry had held his place on the holding company's (Tata Sons) board - even as a series of extraordinary general meetings (EGMs) called by other group firms steadily stripped him of his other posts in the group.

by | February 04, 2017 | 00:59

The Pentagon announced the deal would bring the cost per jet for the F-35A below $100 million for the first time - to $95 million, marking a 7.3 percent drop in price from the last order. US President Donald Trump has been vocal in his criticism of the price of the F35 programme. In the The US military will buy 55 of the jets, while 35 of the F35s will be sold overseas.

by | February 04, 2017 | 00:59

Hudson's Bay is also considering potential deals with other companies, this person said. In a presentation past year, Starboard Value said that the real estate assets at Macy's were worth $21.0 billion. Starboard estimates the assets are worth US$21 billion and could be turned into joint-venture real estate income trusts that would create $10 billion in shareholder value.

by | February 03, 2017 | 01:00

Last week, Veterans Stand announced plans to support the protesters camped out in North Dakota. Almost all that's left to build is a small stretch under the Missouri River, near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation. The Dakota Access pipeline was stopped by the administration of Barack Obama last month following months of protests by the Native American tribe in the area and water protectors who argued that it was being built on sacred lands and could damage their water source.

by | February 03, 2017 | 00:53

The Markit/CIPS UK Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) edged down to 55.9 from December's 2-1/2 year peak of 56.1, matching the consensus forecast in a Reuters poll. "The Eurozone manufacturing PMI rose to a six-year high, despite heightened uncertainty related to a set of elections and referenda to be held this year in many countries belonging to European Union, including the Netherlands, France and Germany".

by | February 01, 2017 | 01:35

Arsenal have conceded only four goals in their last seven Premier League home matches; all of which have been penalties. Arsène Wenger may have to watch from the stands for two potentially seminal games of the season, but if his team perform like they did against Southampton then he will be one very happy viewer.

by | February 01, 2017 | 01:20

That success was the first time in over 50 years that Volvo, Sweden's domestic brand, didn't top the sales chart. GM was third behind VW a year ago and held the top spot in 2011, when Toyota's production was disrupted by the Japanese quake and tsunami.

by | January 31, 2017 | 01:00

A pick-up in recent months - from 0.8 percent in both October and November to 1.7 percent in December - has been largely attributed to rising oil prices. "Current ECB QE policy [along] with 2% inflation in Germany, will definitely ire the Germanic monetarists and other hawks". The central bank now buys EUR80 billion of euro-zone bonds a month in an effort to stoke growth and inflation across the region.