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Economy

The White House official said the the commission's work will be different because it will focus on recommending policies to reduce fraud and voter suppression in future elections. Based on an extrapolation of previous election studies, Richman determined more than 800,000 noncitizens likely voted in the 2016 presidential race, significant, but not almost enough to overcome Hillary Clinton's popular vote victory.
  • Snapchat shares slide as growth slows

    Economy

    Nomura and Pivotal Research both appear concerned, expecting Snap stock to fall to $14 and $9 per share, respectively. Snap saw its shares fall dramatically in after-hours trading, after reporting slower than expected growth. The company generated $0.90 per user in the first quarter, which is up from one year ago, but down from $1.05 in the fourth quarter. The $3.4bn it raised made the float the richest U.S.
  • Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR) Stake Held by Nisa Investment Advisors LLC

    Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR) Stake Held by Nisa Investment Advisors LLC

    Economy

    Earnings per share serves as an indicator of a company's profitability. Eight analysts have issued estimates for Nabors Industries' earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.39) to ($0.26). The firm's revenue was up 30.7% on a year-over-year basis. WARNING: This article was originally reported by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem.
  • Defending Yourself - and Your Computer - From WannaCry Ransomware

    Economy

    With few pure play, publicly-traded software and network security companies in Europe, a London-listed cybersecurity exchange-traded fund (ETF) (ISPY.L) whose holdings include Cisco and Fireeye, was in demand, up 1.8 percent by midday. At least one hospital was affected, according to police. China National Petroleum Corp., which owns PetroChina, reported that some of its 21,000 gas stations had seen their digital payment systems disabled by the attack and resorted to accepting cash.
  • EasyJet first-half loss widens, says pricing pressures easing

    EasyJet first-half loss widens, says pricing pressures easing

    Economy

    McCall said the airline had "delivered a resilient performance during the winter months with strong cost control, improving operational performance and within guidance for revenue". Despite the wider loss, easyJet struck a positive note, saying forward bookings were ahead of a year ago, with per-seat revenue falling less sharply and set to retreat this quarter by low single digits.
  • Oil producers have consensus to extend cuts, 2 OPEC members say

    Economy

    Refinery crude runs USOICR=ECI fell 418,000 bpd and utilization rates USOIRU=ECI dropped by 1.8 percentage points to 91.5 percent of overall capacity, after hitting a record 94.1 percent three weeks earlier, EIA data showed. In its monthly oil market report (MOMR), OPEC said the United States oil and gas companies have already stepped up activities in 2017 as they start to increase their spending amid a recovery in oil prices.
  • Macron appoints centre-right PM to widen appeal

    Economy

    Macron said a reconstruction of the bloc was "the only reaction" to fight populism adding: "We need more pragmatism, less bureaucracy and a Europe that protects our citizens", he said. In a visibly moving moment for both, Macron accompanied Hollande to his vehicle, shaking hands and applauding him along with the employees of the French presidency who had gathered in the palace's courtyard.
  • Britain's Vodafone reports net loss of 6.1 billion euros

    Britain's Vodafone reports net loss of 6.1 billion euros

    Economy

    It predicted a rise in organic adjusted core earnings growth of between 4-8% and free cash flow of about €5 billion, up from €4.1 billion in the previous year. Loss for the year from continuing operations was 1.97 billion euros, narrower than last year's loss of 5.13 billion euros. Organic adjusted EBITDA was up 5.8 percent.
  • Blancco Technology Group PLC - Buy, Sell or Hold?

    Economy

    Credit Suisse Group AG reissued an outperform rating and set a GBX 410 ($5.30) price target on shares of Glencore PLC in a research note on Wednesday, April 19th. It is down 12.26% since September 29, 2016 and is uptrending. Pearson plc (LON:PSON) has declined 7.27% since October 5, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 2.03% the S&P500.
  • Republicans: Trump classified info reports

    Republicans: Trump classified info reports "troubling"

    Economy

    A former intelligence official told CBS News "something inappropriate" was discussed by Mr. Trump in the meeting with Russian officials last week. One source familiar with the matter told Reuters at least some of the intelligence that went into the planned laptop ban expansion came from a U.S.