• Northern Capital Management LLC Cuts Position in Capital One Financial Corp. (COF)

    Northern Capital Management LLC Cuts Position in Capital One Financial Corp. (COF)

    Economy

    Depending on the earnings numbers reported, Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE:COF) stock may see increased volatility following the report. (NYSE:COF) was sold by LEROY PIERRE E. The biggest institutional shareholders in Capital One Financial Corporation include Dodge & Cox which owns 45 million shares in the company valued at $3.94 B million.
  • United Airlines changes crew booking policy

    Economy

    Airlines are reviewing their policies to increase compensation to those who voluntarily agree to leave overbooked flights, in the wake of the violent removal of a United Airlines passenger this week. She said seeing her father removed from the Sunday flight was "exacerbated" by the fact it was caught on video and widely distributed. Out of annual earnings of approximately $4.4 billion, if Delta were to pay each of the bounced passengers the newly proposed maximum of $9,950, they would incur ...
  • Donald Trump signs series of executive orders to restore economy

    Donald Trump signs series of executive orders to restore economy

    Economy

    The date will be just prior to the end of Trump's first 100 days in office. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has said, however, that Trump's tax plan would be paid for through economic growth. But he also said that if these macroeconomic changes aren't factored in, the tax plan would grow the deficit. Since then, no legislation or formal tax plan has been presented by Trump.
  • Trump's Tax Reform Reveal Won't Tell Much, Aide Says

    Economy

    It didn't take long for White House aides to walk back comments from their boss that there is going to be a "big announcement" about tax reform on Wednesday. "And on the regulatory front, there is so much conflicting regulation that it is hard to sustain the economic growth we are looking for". Like many of Mr.
  • Investors take another look at opinion polls after French vote

    Economy

    The 48-year-old presidential contender succeeded her father Jean-Marie Le Pen in 2011 to head the NF party. The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier described Macron as a "patriot and European" who he felt confident would win out in the run off round with Le Pen on May 7.
  • Ivanka Trump Gets Booed at Berlin's Women Empowerment Event

    Economy

    Ivanka's business interests have been repeatedly raised flags among ethics experts , over concerns about her brand's dealings in foreign countries and overseas and her links to the government. Ivanka defended her father further by highlighting her own experience and that of "thousands" of women who have worked for him over the years in the private sector.
  • United Bumping Incident Draws Comments From Politicians, Including Trump

    United Bumping Incident Draws Comments From Politicians, Including Trump

    Economy

    A man dragged off an "overbooked" United Airlines flight in an incident which shocked the world has launched legal action against the passenger carrier. The head of the airline said this week that the security officers were following "established procedures for dealing with situations like this". Dr Dao has reportedly filed an emergency petition to preserve records related to the incident, according to the Chicago Sun-Times.
  • Ignore Trump on climate

    Ignore Trump on climate

    Economy

    Some Trump allies want him to stay in the pact but reduce that commitment. While the exit of the USA from the pact would not kill it, the absence of the world's largest economy and one of the world's largest polluters - it is rivaled only by China - would significantly weaken its strength and effectiveness, per The New York Times .
  • North Korea stages drill, US sub docks in South

    Economy

    Trump warned that the world has "put blindfolds on for decades" on North Korea and should place tougher sanctions on the isolated Stalinist nation. In this photo provided by South Korean Defense Ministry, a South Korean navy sailor watches the destroyer USS Wayne E.
  • Protestors, shouted demands, disrupt Wells Fargo annual meeting

    Economy

    All proposed Wells Fargo directors have been elected, though one got barely 53 percent of shareholders votes, after a scandal over sales practices drew ire from investors . The dividend is payable June 1, 2017, to stockholders of record on May 5, 2017, as approved today by the Wells Fargo board of directors. "It's been a busy seven months, but we are focused on making things right, making real progress, and I'm fully confident we're on the right path", Sloan said Tuesday.
  • Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (EFII) Lifted to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

    Economy

    Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Nationwide Fund Advisors raised its stake in Electronics For Imaging by 12.0% in the third quarter. They expect $0.05 EPS, up 20% or $0.01 from last year's $0.04 per share. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at 0.59 and lower end at 0.54 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.65.