Economy

Gordon Haskett initiated coverage on Target Corporation in a research report on Tuesday, May 9th. Insiders have bought 19,000 shares of company stock valued at $1,073,750 over the last 90 days. The firm had revenue of $16.02 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $15.63 billion. During the same period a year ago, the business earned $1.29 EPS.
  • S.Korean President vows to scrap plans for n-reactors

    Economy

    An official at the city government expected that the deal, if made, will be instrumental in making Busan an industrial hub in the sector of nuclear reactor decommissioning. The former president Lee Myung-bak saw nuclear as an important source of clean energy, while Park wanted to increase the number of reactors to 36 by 2029.
  • Trump Says Qatar Is An Historical 'Funder Of Terrorism'

    Trump Says Qatar Is An Historical 'Funder Of Terrorism'

    Economy

    S&P Global Ratings also noted that the group of states which have cut off ties "provides 15 percent of Qatar's imports, potentially causing substantial shortages of key materials, including those used for construction projects, and food". Despite the tough rhetoric, US military officials said that planes continued to take off from Al Udeid in support of USA military operations in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan.
  • Liontrust Asset Management PLC

    Economy

    Since January 10, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 selling transactions for $273.37 million activity. About 547,148 shares traded or 69.81% up from the average. Alliancebernstein LP holds 0.02% or 571,644 shares in its portfolio. Rdl Financial Inc increased Rydex Etf Trust (XLG) stake by 2,168 shares to 17,512 valued at $2.76 million in 2016Q4.
  • Wall Street posts records at close with tech gains

    Economy

    The Dow Jones industrial average added 113 points, or 0.5 percent, to 21,498, and the Nasdaq composite jumped 72, or 1.2 percent, to 6,224. The Dow is down 12.77 points or 0.1% at 21,516.22, the Nasdaq is down 12.27 points or 0.2% at 6,226.74 and the S&P 500 is down 7.42 points or 0.3% at 2,446.04.
  • Statewide Flex Alert issued to reduce strain on power grid

    Statewide Flex Alert issued to reduce strain on power grid

    Economy

    For more electricity conservation tips , visit the ISO's Flex Alert website at http://www.flexalert.org/saveenergy. Temperatures of between 100 and 106 were forecast in the mountains while in the Antelope Valley, temperatures of between 106 and 112 were expected through Thursday, according to the National Weather Service .
  • Erdogan urges lifting of blockade against Qatar

    Erdogan urges lifting of blockade against Qatar

    Economy

    Qatar said on Thursday the action against it was endangering stability in Gulf but it was not prepared to compromise to settle the dispute. ".Qatar is not ready to surrender and will not compromise on the independence of its foreign policy", it added.
  • Kalanick & Michael Out, Martello In at Uber?

    Kalanick & Michael Out, Martello In at Uber?

    Economy

    Uber CEO Travis Kalanick will discuss taking a possible leave of absence when the board convenes, The Wall Street Journal reported , citing an unidentified person familiar with the matter. Uber's image, culture and practices have been largely defined by Kalanick's brash approach, company insiders and investors previously told Reuters .
  • Astrazeneca PLC (AZN) Position Cut by Epoch Investment Partners Inc

    Economy

    The stock declined 8.29% or $0.85 reaching $9.4 per share. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of AstraZeneca plc in a research report on Monday, May 22nd. Natixis maintained it with "Neutral" rating and GBX 4456 target in Wednesday, November 4 report. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Wednesday, August 12 by Robert W.
  • Burger King whips up magically delicious 'Lucky Charms Shake'

    Burger King whips up magically delicious 'Lucky Charms Shake'

    Economy

    That's officially more sugar than the trending Unicorn Frappuccino from Starbucks that contained 59g of sugar in a 16 ounce drink. The milkshake will only be offered for a limited time. Unless you grew up in a strictly sugar-free household, you probably enjoyed the magically delicious taste of Lucky Charms cereal as a kid. Despite mixed reviews, loyal BK fans are lining up and taking over social media to share their excitement about the new addition to the menu.