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Business The Dow Jones goes down 1000 points
Author: 0 The Dow Jones goes down 1000 points

In barely an hour of trading before the close in NY, the Dow Jones industrial average swung from being 300 points down to finish 330.44 points higher at 24,190.90. If interest rates begin to rise, even by a relatively small amount, that will impact heavily on the real economy, hitting a swathe of companies, labelled "zombie firms", both in the USA and Europe that are struggling already to cover their interest payments.

Business Fed gets tough with Wells Fargo
Author: 0 Fed gets tough with Wells Fargo

The broad-based S&P 500 dropped 0.8 percent to 2,739.69, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite shed 0.7 percent to 7,187.75. "We've addressed leadership concerns, we've made fundamental changes in terms of how we're organized, we've invested billions of dollars in improving our risk management practices", Sloan said.

Business Freezing rain warning issued for Halifax by Environment Canada
Author: 0 Freezing rain warning issued for Halifax by Environment Canada

Sunday's high should hit -2 C, before falling to an overnight low of -11 C. A brief period of snow may precede the freezing rain, but any snowfall accumulations are expected to be minimal. Slow down and maintain a safe driving distance. "The snow associated with this system will reach Central Quebec this afternoon and eastern areas later in the evening".

Business Egyptian army 'kills 16 militants' in Sinai operation
Author: 0 Egyptian army 'kills 16 militants' in Sinai operation

Army spokesman Tamer Al Rifai said the extremists had been killed and detained during a "sweep and raids.in northern and central Sinai". Members of the armed forces are barred by law from expressing political opinions in Egypt. In November previous year, militants detonated a bomb inside a crowded mosque in the Sinai Peninsula and then sprayed gunfire on panicked worshippers as they fled, killing at least 305 people and wounding at least 128 others.

Business FireEye (FEYE) Upgraded by UBS Group to
Author: 0 FireEye (FEYE) Upgraded by UBS Group to "Positive"

Analyst's mean target price for FEYE is $17.09 while analysts mean recommendation is 2.40. Stephens reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $23.00 target price on shares of FireEye in a report on Friday. On an adjusted basis, FireEye earned a profit of a penny a share, topping the year-ago loss of three cents per share. In other news, Director Ronald E.F.

Business Toyota Tundra TRD, 4Runner TRD, Tacoma TRD Pro just got meaner
Author: 0 Toyota Tundra TRD, 4Runner TRD, Tacoma TRD Pro just got meaner

The updates to the 2019 4Runner TRD Pro include a new roof rack, a 1/4-inch-thick front skid plate, 17-inch matte-black TRD alloy wheels, and Nitto Terra Grappler P265/70R17 A/T tires. This truck has Rigid Industries fog lights, LED headlights, and LED accent lights. As a limited edition release, next year's TRD Pro will feature the same Fox Internal Bypass shocks, a wider array of paint choices, and a TRD Desert Air Intake option.

Business Mickey Jones, 'Home Improvement' Actor, Dead at 76
Author: 0 Mickey Jones, 'Home Improvement' Actor, Dead at 76

Wednesday of the effects of a long illness", his rep confirmed to THR . In the 1980s sci-fi series V he played the mercenary Chris Farber opposite Michael Ironside, while in Home Improvement he played Pete Bilker. Jones, however, was a real-deal musician. In 1967, he was asked to become the drummer for the new group The First Edition which included lead singer Kenny Rogers and other former members of the New Christy Minstrels.

Business Earnings Analysis Of Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)
Author: 0 Earnings Analysis Of Viacom, Inc. (VIAB)

By continuing deep analysis, Viacom , Inc. Capital Guardian Trust Co. grew its position in Viacom by 2.7% during the 2nd quarter. The Relative Volume of the company is 1.18 and Average Volume (3 months) is 5.82 million. (NASDAQ:VIAB) earned "Hold" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, July 13. The firm had revenue of $3.32 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.23 billion.

Business Another Rough Day For The Markets
Author: 0 Another Rough Day For The Markets

US stocks crept higher on Wednesday as volatility eased and buyers returned to a market that is recovering from a record fall for the Dow Jones Industrial Average earlier this week. "They're functioning very well and we continue to believe in the long-term impact of the stock market ". In currency markets, the Canadian dollar closed at an average trading value of 79.46 cents United States, down 0.25 of a USA cent.

Business DGCA inspecting some IndiGo & GoAir planes following security alert
Author: 0 DGCA inspecting some IndiGo & GoAir planes following security alert

The European Aviation Safety Agency said Friday there were "several occurrences of engine in-flight shutdown" and other in-service events with the engine, and restricted their flight, the Journal said. 9th of February", said the statement. "Safety of aircraft, passenger and crew at IndiGo is of highest priority and at no time it can be compromised with", the statement said.

Business The Farmland Partners (FPI) versus QTS Realty Trust (QTS) Financial Contrast
Author: 0 The Farmland Partners (FPI) versus QTS Realty Trust (QTS) Financial Contrast

Hamel has invested 0.14% in Facebook, Inc. The company has market cap of $3.80 billion. The stock decreased 0.07% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $43.77. The company was maintained on Friday, July 7 by Cowen & Co. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse given on Wednesday, August 16. The company was upgraded on Monday, December 19 by Evercore.

Business Vonn, With Her Dog Watching, Says She's Ready for Her Last Olympics
Author: 0 Vonn, With Her Dog Watching, Says She's Ready for Her Last Olympics

This is Vonn's fourth Olympics. Another Olympic medal to add to her gold and bronze from 2010 would be the coup de grace as her career winds down. Vonn was only 17 in her first Games in 2002 in Salt Lake City. 'I'm skiing exceptionally well and I have a lot of confidence. But now I hope that I can win for him. SHE'S the greatest female skier of all time, an ex-girlfriend of Tiger Woods and an outspoken critic of Donald Trump, who is desperate to take on the men in World Cup events.

Business Amazon Is Giving Prime Members Free Deliveries from Whole Foods
Author: 0 Amazon Is Giving Prime Members Free Deliveries from Whole Foods

And customers could get rewards for their participation as well. News that Amazon .com will start offering two-hour delivery from Whole Foods stores in four USA cities has the food world buzzing that competition is about to heat up in an industry that survives on razor-thin margins.

Author: 0 Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) Shares Bought by Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd

Wilsey Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Cisco Sys Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $191.66B market cap company. The firm's revenue was down 1.7% on a year-over-year basis. equities research analysts predict that Cisco Systems, Inc. will post 2.22 EPS for the current year.

Business Russian nuclear weapons engineers caught minting blockchange with supercomputer
Author: 0 Russian nuclear weapons engineers caught minting blockchange with supercomputer

In a report from global Business Times (autoplay video warning), a number of Russian nuclear scientists were arrested for allegedly using lab equipment to mine for cryptocurrencies . During the cold war, Sarov was a top-secret city in the Nizhny Novgorod region, about 500km (300 miles) east of Moscow. Because of the nature of the work at the Institute, technically none of the Institute's computers-including its 1-petaflop capable supercomputer, used for simulating tests of nuclear weapons ...

Business 76ers' Markelle Fultz relearning how to shoot, may miss rest of season
Author: 0 76ers' Markelle Fultz relearning how to shoot, may miss rest of season

He has since returned to the practice floor, with each video of his shooting motion in practice subject to scrutiny from the National Basketball Association world. Embiid returned to the floor and dominated in his first season in 2016-17, but he did so without last year's No. 1 pick, Ben Simmons , who also missed his rookie season with a foot injury .

Business Unifor welcomes BC $15 minimum wage timeline
Author: 0 Unifor welcomes BC $15 minimum wage timeline

Commenting on the plight of minimum wage workers he said: "They shouldn't have to rely on foodbanks". The move follows the recommendation of the Fair Wage Commission , struck by the NDP and Greens after they took office past year. After the election, with the support of the Green Party, the NDP government appointed a Fair Wages Commission to advise it on raising the minimum wage and dropped the deadline.

Business Markets tank again as Sensex loses 400 points, Nifty below 10500-mark
Author: 0 Markets tank again as Sensex loses 400 points, Nifty below 10500-mark

About 1,400 shares advanced against 1,358 declining shares on the BSE. The Shanghai Composite index too fell 4.23% at 3,123.95 and the Singapore-based SGX Nifty index was at 10,420.00 points, down 1.34%. dollar on increased demand for the American currency from importers and banks . So far in February, FIIs have pulled out Rs 3,838 crore from India's equity markets, while investing Rs 4,572 crore in debt, according to data from depositories.

Business The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc

American National Bank who had been investing in Coca Cola Co Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $182.44 billion market cap company. Cobblestone Cap Advsrs Lc Ny accumulated 30,210 shares. Dnb Asset Management As reported 56,201 shares. Investors may be interested in viewing the Gross Margin score on shares of JASTEC Co., Ltd.

Business Amazon readying its own delivery service, report says
Author: 0 Amazon readying its own delivery service, report says

Amazon is weeks away from entering the shipping industry, according to a report Friday by the Wall Street Journal , which cited "people familiar with the matter". Walmart announced in November 2017 that it acquired Parcel , a same-day delivery startup, in an apparent attempt to keep pace with Amazon's growing infrastructural power while vamping up its own services.

Business LL Bean just made a drastic cut to its legendary return policy
Author: 0 LL Bean just made a drastic cut to its legendary return policy

It was outrageously generous, and basically unparalleled among retailers-and now it's gone. L.L. Bean announced Friday that it will now accept returns for any reason only for one year with proof of purchase. See what we meant by generous? Internal surveys indicate 85 percent of customers are OK with the new return policy, he said. One of customers' favorite things about shopping at L.L.

Business Liverpool: This is the midfield we want to see against Southampton
Author: 0 Liverpool: This is the midfield we want to see against Southampton

Pellegrino, though, wants everyone to move on from the protracted saga, with Southampton having made a healthy return from the £11.5m they paid to bring Van Dijk from Celtic in September 2015. "We understand it was not the challenge before the situation but it was another challenge before that". Liverpool have signed a number of players from Southampton in recent years and Klopp is surprised by the number of top-flight players to have graduated from the Saints.

Author: 0 Shore Capital Reaffirms Sell Rating for Britvic (LON:BVIC)

It now has negative earnings. The firm is also developing Egalet-002, a Guardian Technology AD, ER, oral oxycodone formulation, which is in Phase III clinical trials for the same indication as ARYMO ER. (NASDAQ:FLXS). Eqis Capital Management accumulated 0.03% or 9,459 shares. Jpmorgan Chase & accumulated 28,642 shares. Sei Invests invested 0% in Ei Group plc (LON:EIG).

Business Dow tumbles 680 points at its low, as stock-market selloff accelerates
Author: 0 Dow tumbles 680 points at its low, as stock-market selloff accelerates

It also pays to have a contingency plan for when markets plunge into bear territory, or, worst still, face a full-on crash. The market's main gauge of volatility, the CBOE Volatility Index, was at 30.5 points on Friday, down 3 from Thursday and well below the two-and-a-half-year high of 50.30 on Tuesday.

Business Asian shares fall after Wall Street plunge
Author: 0 Asian shares fall after Wall Street plunge

Stocks posted sharp losses Thursday with the Dow shedding 1,033 points, as higher interest rates continued to rattle investors . "If you didn't know the stock market went down by that much yesterday and Friday and you just walked into a store, you wouldn't know unless you heard someone talking about it so it doesn't really affect our daily lives", professor Alice Kassens said.

Business Nissan and other Japanese investors to meet with UK leader
Author: 0 Nissan and other Japanese investors to meet with UK leader

But the British currency quickly reversed those gains on Friday after the EU's Michel Barnier said London had "substantial" objections to the EU's transition offer and that parts of it were not up for negotiation. He admitted there were "still things incomplete" but said that "a great deal of progress has been made". "The UK wants to enjoy the advantages of the single market, the customs union and common policies".

Business Financial Expert Says Don't Panic After Dow Jones Sees Historic Drop
Author: 0 Financial Expert Says Don't Panic After Dow Jones Sees Historic Drop

The 10-year Treasury yield briefly hit a four-year high of 2.88 percent. In currency terms, the euro fell 0.2% to $1.2244 while sterling closed 0.4%, its first advance in a week, likely on the back of Bank of England's Mark Carney's suggestion at another rate hike earlier than anticipated.

Business National Pizza Day 2018: Where to Find Deals & Freebies
Author: 0 National Pizza Day 2018: Where to Find Deals & Freebies

Here's everything you need to know to make sure you get a slice of the action - at a fraction of the price. If you're trying to stay somewhat healthy on this holy holiday, CPK will let you try it's new cauliflower pizza crust for free today.

Business Eurostar to Add Amsterdam in April in Biggest Network Expansion
Author: 0 Eurostar to Add Amsterdam in April in Biggest Network Expansion

From St Pancras Int in London to Amsterdam Centraal will take just three hours and 41 minutes , the company claimed, adding that it's only three hours and one minute to Rotterdam. This will change once the British and Dutch governments reach an agreement for documentation checks to take place in the Netherlands. Our new route marks the culmination of the extensive investment in high speed rail on both sides of the Channel.