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Economy

In the Lowcountry, drivers have said they only occasionally receive cash tips, leaving them to push against a widely-held perception that Uber's fares include gratuity. Uber reportedly admitted back in May that the company took excessive commissions from New York drivers' fares and committed to making things right, however, The New York Times report indicates that the company docked much more from drivers than it confessed to.
  • Fed Minutes Out, Betraying Fears

    Economy

    Still, they predict annual inflation resume its upward climb and settle near the central bank's 2% target within the next year or so. Still, one would reasonably think that low inflation would eventually worry a central bank with an inflation target.
  • International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Receives Media Impact Rating of 0.19

    Economy

    It has underperformed by 3.92% the S&P500. In the case of IBM they have increased their DPS from $1.6 to $6 in the past 11 years. Its up 0.05, from 1.05 in 2016Q3. Investment analysts at Cleveland analysis initiated coverage on stocks of global firm Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) in a research paper published on Thurs, Jun 22nd, the company fixed a "neutral" recommendation on the technology firms shares.
  • Mike Ashley turns air blue as he denies running Sports Direct fro

    Mike Ashley turns air blue as he denies running Sports Direct fro

    Economy

    Mr Ashley told Mr Justice Leggatt, in a witness statement, he met Mr Blue and three other finance specialists at the Horse And Groom pub in central London in January 2013. He added: "I take business decisions all day every day, from home, from the bath". Mr Ashley told the judge: "Serious, serious decisions are not done on drunken nights out".
  • Microsoft is cutting thousands of jobs

    Microsoft is cutting thousands of jobs

    Economy

    Microsoft has 121,000 employees worldwide, majority in the U.S. The company has a small sales office in Portland's Pearl District and makes its Surface Hub giant-screen computer in Wilsonville. I had previously heard that Microsoft would lay off up to 10 percent of its sales force, a move that would impact 10,000 employees. In this round of layoffs, up to 3,000 employees will be impacted by the reorg; most of the cuts will come from outside the U.S.
  • US Private Sector Employment Rises Less Than Expected In June

    US Private Sector Employment Rises Less Than Expected In June

    Economy

    Hiring at private USA employers slowed more than expected in June, according to a recent report, potentially raising concerns about a weakening economy. A report by payrolls processor ADP also showed weaker than expected job gains in June, adding to the case for relatively slow economic growth. "At this pace, which is double the rate of labor force growth, the tight labor market will continue getting tighter".
  • Hatteras Financial Corp. (HTS) versus Monogram Residential Trust — The Financial Survey

    Hatteras Financial Corp. (HTS) versus Monogram Residential Trust — The Financial Survey

    Economy

    It also oversees $17 billion on behalf of pension funds and other large institutional clients. Wealthcare Advisory Partners LLC boosted its position in Monogram Residential Trust by 2.2% in the first quarter. Wall Street analysts are predicting that Precision Drilling Corp (NYSE:PDS) will report earnings per share of $-0.15 in their quarterly report. Monogram Residential Trust's payout ratio is 54.55%.
  • Emirates says laptop ban on United States flights lifted

    Emirates says laptop ban on United States flights lifted

    Economy

    The DHS has said that the ban will also be lifted from the nine other airports affected, should they meet the requirements of a TSA directive issued June 28, 2017. -bound flights from seven worldwide airports in Amman, Jordan; Kuwait City; Cairo; Jeddah and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Casablanca, Morocco; and Doha, Qatar.
  • Christmas butter and cream shortage predicted

    Christmas butter and cream shortage predicted

    Economy

    Arla , whose brands include Anchor and Cravendale, is owned by dairy farmers and has annual revenues of €9.6 billion euros (£8.4 billion). That's only part of the reason: Simon Clapp, from Brue Valley Farms near Glastonbury, says the slump in the pound has reduced export prices and increased overseas demand for British dairy milk.
  • Reliance Jio Launches GST Taxation Starter Kit 'JioGST'

    Reliance Jio Launches GST Taxation Starter Kit 'JioGST'

    Economy

    Reliance Jio is given tough competition to all the telecom providers, on the other hand it has internet and unlimited calling to its users nearly free for a year but after that he started charging nominal charges for calling and internet.