Toys R Us UK closure may be imminent

Toys R Us may have to pay around £9m into its defined benefit (DB) scheme so its restructuring deal can be agreed by the Pension Protection Fund (PPF), according to reports. It was understood that the United Kingdom business did not have the necessar... More..

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ESPN president resigns, cites substance abuse
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

ESPN president resigns, cites substance abuse

In mid-November, it was reported by multiple outlets that Skipper's contract had been extended through 2021, but the network would not confirm the reports. He also noted that he owes a debt to Michael Lynton, ...More..

Richard Branson is now the chairman of Virgin Hyperloop One
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Richard Branson is now the chairman of Virgin Hyperloop One

Richard Branson , founder of Virgin, has also been named as non-executive Chairman of Virgin Hyperloop One . Virgin entrepreneur Richard Branson is taking up a top leadership position at Virgin Hyperloop One...More..

Ola Buys Foodpanda India to get Into Food Deliveries
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Ola Buys Foodpanda India to get Into Food Deliveries

Saurabh Kochhar, co-founder and CEO of Foodpanda India has made a decision to quit the company to pursue opportunities elsewhere. Pranay Jivrajka, founding partner at Ola , has been appointed as interim CEO ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Up-to-date Analyst's Assessments: NetApp, Inc. (NTAP), Cedar Realty Trust, Inc. (CDR)

The stock now provides a dividend yield of 14.49% for the Basic Materials company. Over the trailing year, the stock is underperforming the S&P 500 by 17.21, and it's gotten there by action that has been less v...More..

Amplify Snack Brands, Inc. (NYSE:BETR) Touches a New 52-Week High
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Amplify Snack Brands, Inc. (NYSE:BETR) Touches a New 52-Week High

It was sold to Amplify when revenues stood at £84 million as global sales of the crisps were on the up. They expect $0.08 earnings per share, up 33.33 % or $0.02 from last year's $0.06 per share. About 36.46 mi...More..

Local gas prices retreat to pre-Harvey levels
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Local gas prices retreat to pre-Harvey levels

Compared to this time last month, the national average price of gas -$2.43-is 12 cents per gallon less expensive, but compared to previous year its 20 cents more per gallon. "As we approach Christmas, average...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Cuphead Port On iOS. Gets Pulled For A Being Fake

As iOS users expressed confusion about the port on social media, a fan in Germany posted a screenshot of an email they said was from Ryan Moldenhauer, co-founder of Studio MDHR and co-director of Cuphead . W...More..

Louisville flights impacted by Atlanta airport outage
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Louisville flights impacted by Atlanta airport outage

The planes and crews typically fly in from Atlanta at night, stay overnight here and fly out in the morning. People were quick to praise the fast food chain on social media, as well as joke about how lucky pa...More..

Industry lukewarm on scope and implementation of auto-enrolment review proposals
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Industry lukewarm on scope and implementation of auto-enrolment review proposals

A review out tomorrow calculates 12million people undersave for retirement. "There are a lot of people aged 50 and over who haven't got a [final salary] scheme and haven't engaged with the pension system", he...More..

CME launches Bitcoin futures amid calls for tighter regulation
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

CME launches Bitcoin futures amid calls for tighter regulation

Each contract sold on the CME will be for five bitcoin. "Introducing futures contracts in the United States was meant to give short-sellers access to the market and improve liquidity, but availability is st...More..

What's Snyder's-Lance, Inc. (LNCE) Upside After Making 52-Week High?
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

What's Snyder's-Lance, Inc. (LNCE) Upside After Making 52-Week High?

The deal, if consummated, could value the Pretzels and Cape Cod chips maker at about $50 per share, which would value Snyder's at about $4.87 billion. The company says when the Snyder's-Lance deal closes, snack...More..

European Union opens probe into Ikea over Dutch tax rulings
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

European Union opens probe into Ikea over Dutch tax rulings

Before determining if Ikea made any tax savings from the structure, the European Union will need to carry out an investigation into the Dutch arrangement to decide if it broke any of the bloc rules. A senior Du...More..

Ministers meet to thrash out Brexit finish deal
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Ministers meet to thrash out Brexit finish deal

This means talks can move on to the long-term relationship between the United Kingdom and European Union , including trade and security. "It's not good for Theresa May ", said Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavi...More..

Toyota, Panasonic Consider Joint Development Of Electric Vehicle Batteries
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Toyota, Panasonic Consider Joint Development Of Electric Vehicle Batteries

Setting out EV sales goals, the world's second-biggest automaker by sales after Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) said it needed to accelerate the pace of battery development, as tightening vehicle emissions regulation...More..

Form Ozil wants to stay at Arsenal, insists Wenger
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Form Ozil wants to stay at Arsenal, insists Wenger

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has said that he is "confident" Mesut Ozil will sign a new contract at the club. Last season when Arsenal were going through a very hard patch, Arsene Wenger suddenly sh...More..

Bitcoin price is heading for $20k as CME Group futures trading begins
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Bitcoin price is heading for $20k as CME Group futures trading begins

Despite being at an all-time high and in bubble territory, prices have been propped up by the addition of bitcoin futures by the Cboe . By that time, Bitcoin has already been trading on the positive moment...More..

by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Most Active Volume Stock: Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA)

First Western Capital Management Company sold 31,493 shares as Discovery Communicatns New ( DISCA)'s stock declined 9.80%. Seizert Capital Partners LLC now owns 3,237,316 shares of the company's stock worth $8...More..

'Solidarity' strike with Teva employees leads to many re-scheduled flights
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

'Solidarity' strike with Teva employees leads to many re-scheduled flights

Service started up again at the airport at noon, with flights expected to resume around 2:30 p.m. "Today we are launching a comprehensive restructuring plan, crucial to restoring our financial security and st...More..

Govt to bear digital transaction for MDR charges upto Rs 2000
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Govt to bear digital transaction for MDR charges upto Rs 2000

He included that an advisory group of secretaries had been set up to guarantee that there was no abuse of the sponsorship and that advantages are passed on to dealers and clients. This will be applicable on tra...More..

EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

EU extends sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov on December 15 described the sanctions as "illegal and unjust" and said Russia "did not consider such decisions beneficial to either European Union member states or the Russi...More..

by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Australian police accuse man of acting as North Korean economic agent

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson urged North Korea on Friday to carry out a "sustained cessation" of its weapons testing to allow talks about its missile and nuclear programmes. "This is black market 101",...More..

by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Uber erred by not sharing 'inflammatory' letter with Waymo, court says

The 37-page letter, written on behalf of Richard Jacobs, a former Uber security employee, detailed what he described as the formation of separate internal teams designed "expressly for the objective of acquiri...More..

Ryanair pilots suspend strike as airline offers union recognition
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Ryanair pilots suspend strike as airline offers union recognition

Ryanair has offered to meet with the IMPACT trade union ahead of planned strike action next week by some Ryanair pilots. "It has invited each of them to talks to recognise these unions as the representative b...More..

by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) Shares Sold by Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC

Financial Architects Inc who had been investing in Adobe Sys Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $87.50B market cap company. The stock had a trading volume of 8,845,867 shares, compared...More..

Fed raises interest rates, keeps 2018 policy outlook unchanged
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Fed raises interest rates, keeps 2018 policy outlook unchanged

The greenback had also weakened on Wednesday after US core consumer price data showed slowing inflation, raising concerns the Fed will be less able to execute multiple rate increases next year. In deciding to s...More..

Stand-still economy, market balance timeline send oil prices lower
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Stand-still economy, market balance timeline send oil prices lower

West Texas Intermediate, the USA benchmark for the price of oil, was off from the previous session's close by 0.78 percent to $56.16 per barrel. The New York blast was also the reason behind the jump in the oi...More..

New York, New Jersey devise plan to fund Gateway Tunnel project
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

New York, New Jersey devise plan to fund Gateway Tunnel project

Amtrak , which owns the tunnels and most of the tracks along the corridor, has estimated the existing tunnel into NY could fail in 10 to 15 years due to saltwater damage caused by Superstorm Sandy in 2012. "Spe...More..

by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Is Buying Kinder Morgan Incorporated (NYSE:KMI) Here Good Idea?

The current market cap of Kinder Morgan, Inc . exhibits the basic determinant of asset allocation and risk-return parameters for its stocks. It has underperformed by 3.61% the S&P500. Mcrae Capital Mgmt has in...More..

U.S. retail sales rise 0.8% in November, comfortably beating forecasts
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

U.S. retail sales rise 0.8% in November, comfortably beating forecasts

E-commerce rose 2.5% from October and 10.4% year over year. The report said retail sales climbed by 0.8 percent in November after rising by an upwardly revised 0.5 percent in October. "The combination of job ...More..

Labor Board Restores a More Rigorous Joint Employment Test
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Labor Board Restores a More Rigorous Joint Employment Test

This is how franchises have operated since they came into being. But a company found to be a joint employer can be required to bargain with unions and may be held liable for labor law violations by contractors,...More..

More Americans than ever will travel this holiday season
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

More Americans than ever will travel this holiday season

This as predictions roll in that holiday travel across the country could set records. While there may be no way to get around traveling for the holidays , there are some tips to keep your sanity. Graham Cook...More..

Kettle Campaign $10000 Donation
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Kettle Campaign $10000 Donation

The Salvation Army confirmed that a gold 1979 Krugerrand coin was dropped in a kettle at the Walmart on Kietzke Lane in Reno last night. For Salvation Army staffers, it confirms what they already knew, that ...More..

NY woman charged with using bitcoin to launder money to ISIS
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

NY woman charged with using bitcoin to launder money to ISIS

However, the woman's lawyer, Steve Zissou, said that she was donating the money to help Syrian refugees. Shahnaz bought cryptocurrency with the credit cards, converting it to US dollars and then transferring ...More..

Train collides with school bus in 'serious' accident
by | Friday, December 15, 2017

Train collides with school bus in 'serious' accident

She said it would be up to an investigation to determine whether everything functioned properly at the time of the accident Thursday evening. A train has collided with a school bus near Perpignan in southern ...More..