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  • This airline just told Congress it will stop overbooking flights

    This airline just told Congress it will stop overbooking flights

    Economy

    The others are lower-level executives from American Airlines , Southwest and Alaska. "We know we have some catching up to do", testified Kerry Philipovitch, senior vice president of customer experience at American Airlines. United CEO Oscar Munoz again apologized for the April 9 incident in which a passenger, Dr. David Dao, was violently dragged off of a plane in Chicago after he refused to give up his seat.
  • Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (AAOI) hit his 1-Year Low price on 05/10/16

    Economy

    Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI ) now has Return on Equity of 15.90. The semiconductor company reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS ) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.01 by $0.09. (NASDAQ:AAOI)'s stock about -4.30% from the 50-day high and 43.00% away from the 50-day low. A total of 2,913,100 shares exchanged hands as contrast to its average trading volume of 2.91 million shares.
  • Endo International plc - (ENDP) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

    Economy

    BMO Capital Markets reissued a hold rating and issued a $15.00 price objective on shares of Endo International plc - in a research note on Monday, May 1st. If you are accessing this article on another site, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of USA and global copyright legislation. The original version of this article can be accessed at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/05/08/endo-international-plc-endp-lifted-to-buy-at-vetr-inc.html.
  • President Tsai congratulates French President-elect Macron

    Economy

    But she vowed to continue her fight. She is the second oldest, behind Bernadette Chirac, if Emmanuel is elected. "It is up to us to confront the globalist agenda of Macron ". The outcome demonstrates the vast numbers of French who don't believe their politics to be adequately reflected by either candidate and shows the significant amount of political terrain still ripe for the taking.
  • Brokers Issue New Targets On Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF)

    Economy

    On a consensus basis, analysts have pinned a $9.583 mean target price for the short term on the stock. Basically, a price target is an individual analyst's projection on the future price of a stock. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink . The share price is trading in a range of $6.14 - 6.39.
  • Oil prices edge up in anticipation of extended crude output cut

    Economy

    The oil market is continuing to improve and expected to be healthier going forward, says Saudi Arabia's Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Minister Khalid Al-Falih. "If there is an extension of the agreement, of course we are committed to continue with the same production cut", said Wan Zulkiflee. "We don't want to create a shortage or squeeze".
  • Oil gives up earlier gains as rising US output, China concerns weigh

    Economy

    Oil prices bounced in early morning trade after the Saudi energy minister said he expected a six-month deal to limit production would be extended through 2017 and possibly into next year. The events on Monday are likely to be repeated over the next two weeks with weekly oil reports also providing more firepower for the price action. Khalid said inventories in Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development member countries have been gradually declining since mid-2016 with an ...
  • Australia plans major spending plus surplus in 3 years

    Economy

    The immediate write-off of tax deductible purchases up to $20,000 in place since the 2015 budget has been extended and the Government is also spending $15 million on the small business community about what programs and support are available to assist them.
  • Plug Power Announces 2017 First Quarter Results

    Economy

    Shares of Plug Power ( NASDAQ:PLUG ) opened at 2.29 on Friday. The stock closing price is now trading upward to its 50 day moving average with change of 39.96%, escalated to its 20 day moving average with figure of 1.26% and above its 200 day moving average with value 53.15%.
  • French presidency for Macron; name change for far-right

    French presidency for Macron; name change for far-right

    Economy

    As such, European voters have several times over denied far-right populist candidates in several other countries, including Austria and the Netherlands, CNN noted. Le Pen won 36 percent. At a projected 35 per cent of the vote, National Front attracted record support and underlined the scale of the divisions that Mr Macron must now try to heal.