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Business Dow falls 2.4% on fears of rising interest rates, mixed earnings
Author: 0 Dow falls 2.4% on fears of rising interest rates, mixed earnings

The Dow Jones industrial average was down 500 points in later afternoon trading. It was down as much as 619 earlier. The Nasdaq Composite was down 121.25 points, or 1.7%, at 7,007.35. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 124 points, or 0.5 percent, to 24,313. Heating oil dipped 0.6 percent to $2.13 a gallon. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note, a benchmark for many kinds of interest rates including mortgages, hit 3 percent for the first time since January 2014.

Business Human error caused account problems at Ulster Bank
Author: 0 Human error caused account problems at Ulster Bank

Customers in the Republic of Ireland said their cards had been declined and some said they had been left with insufficient funds to cover direct debits. Emergency cash is available in branch or via telephony. It is believed that the "glitch" affects transactions that have been applied to customers' accounts since April 20.

Business Amazon starts delivering to your vehicle, wherever it's parked
Author: 0 Amazon starts delivering to your vehicle, wherever it's parked

Amazon will now deliver packages directly to your auto. As with all Prime purchases, options for Same Day, Two-Day, and Standard Shipping can be selected. "We have offered in-car delivery in Europe since 2015 through programs in the Nordics and Switzerland, and we believe that receiving packages should be as easy and convenient as ordering them online", said Anders Tylman-Mikiewicz, Vice President of Consumer Connectivity Services at Volvo Cars.

Business Ride-Hailing Application 'Careem' Announces Breach in Customer Data
Author: 0 Ride-Hailing Application 'Careem' Announces Breach in Customer Data

The stolen data includes the usernames, email addresses, phone number and the trip data. The company has urged drivers and customers to update their passwords, look out for any unsolicited communication, avoid clicking links or downloading attachments from unfamiliar emails and review bank account statements for any suspicious activity.

Author: 0 GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.73 Per Share

Bonness Enterprises Inc who had been investing in Glaxosmithkline Plc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $96.07 billion market cap company. Over the last ninety days, insiders bought 589 shares of company stock valued at $754,828 and sold 23,765 shares valued at $31,152,709. The firm has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan given on Wednesday, December 13.

Business Donald Trump-Nominated Jim Bridenstine Confirmed as New NASA Chief
Author: 0 Donald Trump-Nominated Jim Bridenstine Confirmed as New NASA Chief

A procedural vote April 18 initially ended in a 49-49 tie - Vice President Mike Pence, who normally breaks a tie, was at Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida - before Arizona Republican Jeff Flake switched from opposition to support, using his vote as leverage to address an unrelated issue.

Business Markets finish flat as Nifty closes in on 10600-mark
Author: 0 Markets finish flat as Nifty closes in on 10600-mark

The gauge had gained 35.19 points in the previous session. This content is restricted to site members. US bond prices rebounded too, capping four days of falls that sent 10-year Treasury yields closer to the key psychological barrier of 3 percent - a level not seen since early 2014.

Business Korean Air chairman fires two daughters over rage incidents
Author: 0 Korean Air chairman fires two daughters over rage incidents

The alleged work of soundproofing the chairman's office was seen as Cho and the company rejecting to change a corporate culture in which bullying and some degree of verbal abuse may have been tolerated for years. Korean Air Lines says its chairman's two daughters have resigned from their executive positions amid mounting public criticism over the women's behavior.

Business Australian boy flies to Bali after stealing his mom's credit card
Author: 0 Australian boy flies to Bali after stealing his mom's credit card

Mum of two Emma couldn't believe it when her son " Drew " took off to Bali . At the airport, the boy used the self-service checkout and boarded a connecting flight from Sydney to Perth, and then another to Denpasar. They returned him to his parents, who in the meantime had traveled to Bali , a spokesperson for the Australian Federal Police said. His mother reported her son missing after discovering he never made it to school, and when she found out he travelled overseas, she ...

Business Man tasered on AA flight after allegedly fondling female passenger
Author: 0 Man tasered on AA flight after allegedly fondling female passenger

Before departing, someone on the flight contacted the authorities, accusing Jacob A. Garcia of touching a woman inappropriately, the Miami-Dade Police Department told NBC News . Even while being shocked he is heard taunting and yelling expletives at another officer. The arrest form indicates, "Desroches attempted a total of ten deployments of his [weapon] for a duration of 50 seconds".

Business Sears CEO Eddie Lampert wants retailer to dump more key assets
Author: 0 Sears CEO Eddie Lampert wants retailer to dump more key assets

Additionally, if requested by the Sears Board of Directors, ESL also would be open to making an offer for Sears' real estate (including the assumption of the $1.2 billion of debt obligations secured by such real estate), with the expectation of entering into an ongoing master lease for some or all of the stores to allow for their continued operation.

Business Alphabet's profit jumps 73 percent in first quarter
Author: 0 Alphabet's profit jumps 73 percent in first quarter

The company reported $31.1 billion in quarterly revenue, which was down sequentially but up year over year. Take that profit with a small grain of salt. Without that gain, profit per share would have been $9.93 a share. Alphabet discloses nearly nothing about its business. In 2016, CEOs of S&P 500 companies realized an average of $16.2 million from shares that vested or exercising stock options, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

Author: 0 Restore plc (LON:RST) Analyst Ratings as of April 23, 2018

The stock increased 0.11% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $79.85. About 52,460 shares traded. UQM Technologies, Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:UQM) has risen 162.75% since April 23, 2017 and is uptrending. The company has market cap of 332.54 million GBP. It also provides mortgage banking services, including construction financing, production of conventional and government insured mortgages, and secondary marketing and mortgage servicing; overdraft facilities; safe deposit boxes; and ...

Business Wynn Resorts (WYNN) PT Raised to $214.00
Author: 0 Wynn Resorts (WYNN) PT Raised to $214.00

About 136,018 shares traded. The move enlarges and diversifies the board at a company that earned the lowest possible score in corporate governance a year ago from the advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. Among 17 analysts covering Wynn Resorts ( NASDAQ :WYNN), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 59% are positive. JPMorgan Chase lifted their target price on Wynn Resorts from $196.00 to $214.00 and gave the stock an overweight rating in a report on Tuesday, ...

Business Shape of things to come as VW unveils first all-electric racing auto
Author: 0 Shape of things to come as VW unveils first all-electric racing auto

Start at 2,862 metres above sea level, 1,440 vertical metres of climbing, 156 corners, 100 per cent asphalt, and just one single attempt, not only must the technology and driver be on top form as they attempt to set a new record for electric cars, but the external conditions must also play ball.

Business Southwest Airlines hero pilot texted friend 'God is good' after landing
Author: 0 Southwest Airlines hero pilot texted friend 'God is good' after landing

She said efforts must be made to retain and promote women so they assume leadership positions. Altogether, CFM 56-7B engines are on about 1,800 of the 737s in service in the USA and about 6,400 worldwide. In the aftermath of what could have easily been a greater tragedy, it quickly became evident that Shults is no ordinary pilot, and with her renowned "nerves of steel", she's the person you hope is in the cockpit when things get dicey.

Business Scientists Discovered Astonishing Southeast Asian Exploding Ants
Author: 0 Scientists Discovered Astonishing Southeast Asian Exploding Ants

Scientists from the Natural History Museum Vienna, Technical University Vienna , and other institutions took a recent expedition to Borneo, Thailand, and Malaysia, and discovered an entirely new species of exploding ant (other examples have been discovered before) with the very Ronseal genus of Colobopsis explodens .

Business TCS market capitalisation nears $100 billion-mark
Author: 0 TCS market capitalisation nears $100 billion-mark

Following the uptick in the counter, the market capitalisation of the company swelled to Rs 6,80,912.10 crore. Gains in TCS shares came on top of Friday's almost 7 per cent gains as TCS reported better than estimated earnings and announced a 1:1 bonus shares issue for investors.

Business Engine Inspections cause Southwest to Cancel 40 Flights
Author: 0 Engine Inspections cause Southwest to Cancel 40 Flights

The airline voluntarily announced inspections of engines in the CFM56 family - which powers almost all of Southwest's fleet - on Tuesday , after a passenger died when she was partially sucked out of an aircraft window that had been shattered in by the engine blast.

Business Carl Frampton Defeats Nonito Donaire
Author: 0 Carl Frampton Defeats Nonito Donaire

Frampton upped the tempo in the second with a ferocious flurry igniting the contest, and a straight right left Donaire with swelling under his left eye that worsened throughout the fight. Using his size, the Irishman fought a more physical fight. Donaire bounced back in the seventh round but Frampton was able to recover in the latter rounds.

Author: 0 Traders Buy High Volume of Call Options on Antero Resources (AR)

The stock increased 2.37% or $1.46 during the last trading session, reaching $63.11. About 1.31M shares traded or 22.37% up from the average. TIM Participações S.A. Makaira Partners Llc holds 15.96% of its portfolio in Zebra Technologies Corporation for 1.28 million shares. The ratios of the return on assets (ROA) and the return on owner's equity (ROE) are the most used profitability ratios in the analysis while ROI deals with the invested cash in the company and the return the investor ...

Business Calm and cool weekend before our next rain chances
Author: 0 Calm and cool weekend before our next rain chances

Showers and periods of rain will arrive Tuesday night into Wednesday with lots of clouds and cooler temperatures. Expect on and off rain throughout the day. This weather will carry over into Thursday as well. Another cold front pushes through on Friday morning, cooling our temperatures into the 50s and bringing isolated showers to the area.

Business IShares Core MSCI Pacific ETF (IPAC) Declines 0.2993% for April 22
Author: 0 IShares Core MSCI Pacific ETF (IPAC) Declines 0.2993% for April 22

Accern also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 43.5331300780697 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Ticker's shares touched $106.47 during the last trading session after 0.12% change.now iShares Intermediate Credit Bond ETF is downtrending after 1.70% change in last April 21, 2017.

Business Kvitova tops Kerber to send Czechs to Fed Cup final
Author: 0 Kvitova tops Kerber to send Czechs to Fed Cup final

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, a two-time title victor already in 2018, led the Czech domination, cruising past Julia Goerges, another of the hottest players on tour, 6-3, 6-2 to get off to an early lead in Stuttgart. "I knew we still needed one point from our last two games and I just did my best". She had pulled the Germans back into the tie with a determined win over Pliskova only for Kerber to fail to maintain the momentum against Kvitova.

Business AI flight faces turbulence, leaves 3 passengers injured; window panel comes off
Author: 0 AI flight faces turbulence, leaves 3 passengers injured; window panel comes off

Turbulence trashed the Air India airplane right after take off since the plane lasted almost 1 / 2 its journey and reached 15,000 feet. At least three people are understood to have been treated for minor injuries. In a video released by news agency ANI , an air hostess onboard Boeing 787 Dreamliner (VTANI) is seen fixing the window panel which fell on a woman passenger.

Business Is Buying General Electric Company (GE) Here a Winning Strategy?
Author: 0 Is Buying General Electric Company (GE) Here a Winning Strategy?

It has underperformed by 21.95% the S&P500. Maheras decreased its stake in Ofg Bancorp (OFG) by 22.73% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Alliancebernstein Lp has 20.07 million shares. First City Cap Management Inc holds 0.14% of its portfolio in Praxair, Inc. Winfield Associates Inc has 2,300 shares.

Author: 0 Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) held by 177 SEC 13F Filers

The stock underperformed the S&P 500 by 22.65%. Veritas Asset Management LLP lifted its position in shares of Comcast by 3.7% in the 3rd quarter. At the end of 2017Q4, the hedge fund run by David Forster held 204,788 shares of the television services company, valued at $8.20M, down from 319,486 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Business Guardiola Vows To Get Aguero Fit For World Cup
Author: 0 Guardiola Vows To Get Aguero Fit For World Cup

The Argentina striker underwent minor knee surgery earlier this week and will miss the rest of the club season. Pep Guardiola has confirmed that he will discuss a new contract with Manchester City after clinching the Premier League title, but will only continue at the club as long as he has "the strength and energy".