Canadian dollar hits one-week high on robust inflation, retail sales data

Stripping out the effect of gasoline and food, the inflation rate was 1.8 percent. Retail sales volumes were also strong, up 1.4 percent, prompting economists at CIBC to lift their forecast for Friday's October growth data to 0.3 percent. More..

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Boeing in talks with Embraer; Brazil backs jetliner alliance
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Boeing in talks with Embraer; Brazil backs jetliner alliance

Boeing shares were down 0.3% at 296.93 on the stock market today . Any deal would need to be approved by the Brazilian government. Boeing has held takeover talks with Brazilian plane-maker Embraer . Th...More..

Parts of Texas May Have a White Christmas This Year
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Parts of Texas May Have a White Christmas This Year

Dreaming of a White Christmas? The Icelandic Met Office has forecasted a white Christmas across Iceland this year. "The official definition of a White Christmas is any December 25 which has recorded 1...More..

MLS delays decision on next expansion franchise
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

MLS delays decision on next expansion franchise

The ownership group for the Nashville team is led by John R. Ingram , chairman of Ingram Industries Inc , Minnesota Vikings owners Mark , Zygi and Leonard Wilf , and the Turner Family , who are manag...More..

Floundering Beverage Company Rebrands Around Blockchain and Its Stock Price Quintuples
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Floundering Beverage Company Rebrands Around Blockchain and Its Stock Price Quintuples

Blockchain has done well out of bitcoin's seemingly ever-increasing value , and is now viewed as the better investment of the two digital innovations . Here's the thing though. As with numerous recently chr...More..

Ryanair Germany pilots to strike as firm recognises Irish trade union
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Ryanair Germany pilots to strike as firm recognises Irish trade union

Ryanair pilots in Germany have announced they will go ahead with the four-hour stoppage tomorrow. But the airline said that when it met with Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) in Germany this week, part of the uni...More..

Two die in Iran quake panic
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Two die in Iran quake panic

They asked residents to remain calm but be prepared for possible aftershocks. So far, 115 injured have been admitted to medical centers of the two provinces, of which 67 people have already been released and ...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Uber's Competitor Didi Chuxing Rauses $4B more for AI

Didi said it plans to use the funds to accelerate the development of artificial intelligence in areas such as big data analysis, to expand its overseas operations and to build a transportation network with "...More..

Commerce sets final duties on Bombardier totaling nearly 300 percent
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Commerce sets final duties on Bombardier totaling nearly 300 percent

An global row between the US and Canada has kicked off again as the US Department of Commerce upheld massive tariffs on the import of Bombardier's C Series jet. The legal battle began after US aircraft maker,...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

AT&T Announces Big Bonuses for Employees After GOP Tax Bill Passage

The employees receiving the bonus will include all union-represented, non-management and front-line managers. The company has pledged a $1,000 bonus to 200,000 of its USA employees once the final bill is sign...More..

Home Sales at 11-Year High Stateside
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Home Sales at 11-Year High Stateside

Sales in November were up 3.8% from a year earlier, and grew on the month in all regions except in the West. On the surge last month, he said, "Presumably, part of this leap in sales is a catch-up after closi...More..

Colin Kaepernick Wants To Join Diddy's Quest For NFL Ownership
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Colin Kaepernick Wants To Join Diddy's Quest For NFL Ownership

P. Diddy said he's interested in taking over as Carolina owner. Certainly, jumping into the Kaepernick controversy won't endear him to the other owners, who want that whole issue to go away. The team revea...More..

Elon Musk tweets his phone number to 17 million people
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Elon Musk tweets his phone number to 17 million people

Musk, 46, deleted the tweet soon after, but by then many had already seen it, USA Today reports . With almost 17 million followers, there was no way to take it back. Elon Musk, the world's favorite space boy...More..

Christmas church services in Shoreham
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Christmas church services in Shoreham

The service is a traditional candlelight worship filled with Christmas carols and lessons on the birth of Christ. A service of carols is planned at 10 a.m. 24. The Christmas Eve communion service will be at 7 p...More..

Apple May Combine iOS And Mac Apps In 2018
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Apple May Combine iOS And Mac Apps In 2018

Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Apple could streamline its App Store, making it easier for developers to create apps that work across iPhones , iPads , and Macs. Take a look at ...More..

Every home will be able to demand fast broadband
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Every home will be able to demand fast broadband

BT, which provides broadband to its own customers and to other suppliers via its Openreach network, said it respected the government's decision. The government said that only a regulatory universal service ob...More..

Wrapmanager Inc. Purchases 2367 Shares of General Mills, Inc. (GIS)
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Wrapmanager Inc. Purchases 2367 Shares of General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

IdaCorp, Inc. (NYSE:IDA) has risen 17.69% since December 18, 2016 and is uptrending. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: " General Mills, Inc ". Murphy Pohlad Asset Management Llc bought 10,654 shares as the company...More..

Uber must abide by cab regulations, top European court rules
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Uber must abide by cab regulations, top European court rules

The decision is expected to have major implications for Uber, which now faces national regulation across Europe, but the ride-hailing service downplayed the consequences. The ruling is not likely to have an i...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Micron Technology's (NASDAQ:MU) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at MKM Partners

To cut down amount of noise on price chart, shares of firm has 20 days moving average price of -4.78% from last close price of 42.40 and act as support or resistance of price limit. It also increased its holdin...More..

South Korean Bitcoin exchange shuts down after hack
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

South Korean Bitcoin exchange shuts down after hack

Unlike the heavily regulated banking sector, where innocent victims may count on some protection and remedy from the government, victims of Bitcoin security incidents virtually have no legal means to be compe...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) Sellers Increased By 6.76% Their Shorts

Analysts await Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB ) to report earnings on January, 19. It has underperformed by 11.03% the S&P500. Hayek Kallen Investment Management increased Schlumberger Ltd ( SLB ) stake by 2...More..

Buy, sell, send and receive Bitcoin Cash on Coinbase
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Buy, sell, send and receive Bitcoin Cash on Coinbase

Over the summer, Coinbase announced that users that who held Bitcoin during the block in which Bitcoin Cash was forked would have access to their funds on January 1, 2018 . We anticipate that this will take a ...More..

U.S. says Facebook and Microsoft disabled North Korean cyber threats
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

U.S. says Facebook and Microsoft disabled North Korean cyber threats

Tom Bossert, homeland security adviser to President Donald Trump , holds a press briefing to publicly blame North Korea for unleashing the so-called WannaCry cyber attack at the White House in Washington o...More..

Salvation Army to distribute 22K toys to kids
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Salvation Army to distribute 22K toys to kids

Kristen Gray. The Salvation Army says to date it's at 43 percent of its goal for the red kettle campaign, which wraps up Christmas Eve. If you would like to help out, visit the Washington Salvation Army at...More..

At least 12 dead after tour bus carrying tourists crashes in Mexico
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

At least 12 dead after tour bus carrying tourists crashes in Mexico

A spokesman from the U.S. Embassy in Mexico said U.S. officials were working with local authorities to determine whether U.S. citizens were involved. The bus was bound for the Mayan ruin archaeological site C...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Brokers Recommendations on: Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL)

After the latest session, which saw the stock close at a price of $56.10, DAL sits below its 52-week high. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 6.84 million shares a day, this signifi...More..

UPS reserves largest order yet of Tesla's all-electric Semi
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

UPS reserves largest order yet of Tesla's all-electric Semi

UPS's order tops the previous largest order of 100 by Pepsico . Anheuser-Busch isn't the only taker for Tesla's Semi; other giants such as Wal-Mart, DHL, and PepsiCo have also placed orders , pushing the...More..

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Cold front arrives early Wednesday with showers overnight
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Cold front arrives early Wednesday with showers overnight

Tonight: Few clouds. Lows: 35-45. But even with temperatures up in the mid-30s, the ground is so cold that there can be some slick spots in untreated areas, like sidewalks and steps. Despite the cooler inter...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

A Director at Adobe (NASDAQ: ADBE) is Buying Shares

Sei Investments Company, which manages about $25.08B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Dupont Fabros Technology Inc (NYSE:DFT) by 50,452 shares to 622,830 shares, valued at $38.09M in 2017Q2, according to t...More..

Wall Street bullish over tax bill hopes
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Wall Street bullish over tax bill hopes

USA stocks traded at record highs on Monday afternoon as the Republican tax plan, which is set to cut corporate tax rates, moved closer to passage. The biggest boost for Corporate America would be the slashin...More..

Ryanair culture 'gone very miserable', says airline executive
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Ryanair culture 'gone very miserable', says airline executive

The airline is meeting a pilot's unit for the first time in history today. The move marked a dramatic shift after decades of refusing to negotiate with unions and came after groups of pilots around Europe c...More..

GOP set to roll $1.5T final tax bill through House, Senate
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

GOP set to roll $1.5T final tax bill through House, Senate

Even so, only 26 percent (link is external ) of voters approve of their plan. That rises to 10 percent starting in 2020. Only 29 percent said they wanted Congress to work out a deal to pass the current propo...More..

Sarah Mullally appointed bishop of London
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Sarah Mullally appointed bishop of London

But the mother-of-two left in 2004 having been ordained three years prior, climbing the ranks of the Church to become Bishop of Crediton in the Diocese of Exeter and now that same role in her home city - the 13...More..

Bombardier, Boeing square up at United States trade tribunal over C-Series
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Bombardier, Boeing square up at United States trade tribunal over C-Series

Boeing will have a tough time convincing the US International Trade Commission to impose that sort of a duty on the C-Series plane, in the view of McGill associate professor Karl Moore, who specializes in the a...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Stock On Top of Chikou Marathon Oil Corp (MRO) — Momentum Focus

California Public Employees Retirement System owned 0.28% of Marathon Oil worth $32,121,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Sawgrass Asset Limited Liability Corporati...More..