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Economy

The domestic passenger vehicles' sales rose by 9.96 per cent in March, industry data showed on Tuesday. "This is the highest growth rate achieved by the UV segment after 2013-14 when it grew by 52%", Sen added. However, van sales plunged by 12.94 per cent to 14,765 units. Three-wheeler sales for the year were at 5,11,658 units as compared to 5,38,208, down 4.93 per cent.
  • Twitter rejects US effort to unmask anti-Trump users

    Economy

    But in another filing on Friday, lawyers for Twitter said that CBP had withdrawn its summons, essentially dropping the effort to get the company to reveal the identity of the account user. In the lawsuit, Twitter mentions that the Twitter account in question, @ ALT_USCIS , has been known to "express public criticism of the Department and the current Administration," but that Twitter and its users are protected under the First Amendment.
  • Fake accounts case: Wells Fargo claws back another $105m in pay

    Economy

    Sanger said that the board's report on Monday concluded almost all of its investigation and that no further terminations or compensation clawbacks are expected. As ThinkProgress' Alan Pyke wrote , these poorly compensated employees faced a awful choice: "do the job correctly and get fired, or lie and maintain a steady income".
  • Shaw shares up as earnings outperform

    Shaw shares up as earnings outperform

    Economy

    Shaw (TSX:SJR.B) shares rose 4.63 per cent to $28.72 in morning trading, surpassing a 52-week high of $28.63, after the company released its quarterly results. The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the a year ago is C$27.50. ( SJR ) announced that Alek Krstajic will be stepping down as CEO, Freedom Mobile.
  • United Airlines stock loses altitude, sheds $600M in value

    Economy

    Over the past month the firm's stock is -1.13%, 0.34% for the last quarter, 35.40% for the past six-months and 33.16% for the a year ago. According to Zacks brokerage recommendations, United Continental Holdings, Inc . Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in UAL. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 4,521 shares of the company's stock worth $339,000 after buying an additional 329 shares during the period.
  • Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov and US State Secretary Tillerson Meet in Moscow

    Economy

    Since taking office in February, the former Exxon Mobil CEO has admittedly shunned the spotlight and the press. The attack prompted the U.S. to fire 59 cruise missiles into a Syrian airbase from which it said the attack was launched. Military and diplomatic experts told The Independent the attack had created an opportunity to lever Moscow into a position better suited to negotiating a peace in Syria .
  • Steady Stock Movements: Akorn, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKRX)

    Economy

    There may be various price targets for a stock. (NASDAQ:AKRX). Out of rating recommendations 3 have given the stock a Buy while 4 recommend the stock as Outperform. Akorn, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKRX) shares were trading -8.19% below from the 52-week high mark of $35.40 and 84.55% above from the 52-week bottom of $17.61. Akorn, Inc.
  • CBI registers preliminary enquiry against Delhi minister Satyendar Jain

    CBI registers preliminary enquiry against Delhi minister Satyendar Jain

    Economy

    Jain had earlier rejected all charges against him. The agency registered the case on Monday on the basis of plethora of evidence it has gathered against the minister, the sources said. Such allegations are politically motivated. According to the CBI, there was no genuine business transaction between the private firm and Shell Companies.
  • Top Trump adviser: U.S. seeks both to oust Assad and fight IS

    Top Trump adviser: U.S. seeks both to oust Assad and fight IS

    Economy

    Following U.S. missile strikes on Syria last week, the foreign ministry said it was concerned that the Trump administration might be considering a similar blow against North Korea. "I don't think it was an emotional reaction at all", said US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who was involved in the discussions. "And I've been watching it and seeing it and it doesn't get any worse than that".
  • Strong Points From Lululemon Athletica's Earnings

    Strong Points From Lululemon Athletica's Earnings

    Economy

    Norges Bank purchased a new stake in shares of Lululemon Athletica inc . during the fourth quarter valued at about $78,954,000. Quantitative Investment Management LLC now owns 141,100 shares of the apparel retailer's stock worth $8,604,000 after buying an additional 50,500 shares in the last quarter.
  • North Korea Threatens Nuclear Attack On US Soil

    North Korea Threatens Nuclear Attack On US Soil

    Economy

    In the wake of the Trump-Xi meeting, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that China understood how risky North Korea's nuclear program had become and had agreed action must be taken to stop it. North Korea has drawn USA ire recently following a series of ballistic missile tests. If China decides to help, that would be great. The U.S. has started to respond to North Korea, most recently by sending a carrier-led strike group to the Korean Peninsula.