Angola to launch $320m satellite into the orbit

Russian Federation and Angola agreed on the $280mn (£210mn) project back in 2009, which not only included the launch of the satellite but also the development of ground-based infrastructure to monitor and control it. AngoSat geostationary communicati... More..

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Analysts See $0.44 EPS for Ford Motor Company (F)

The firm has "Buy" rating by Piper Jaffray given on Monday, October 16. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer with "Hold" on Tuesday, June 20. On Tuesday, October 31 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Traders Buy Amazon.com (AMZN) on Weakness

The total number of shares traded in the last 12 months is 2.2 million. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) has risen 37.41% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. Therefore 91% are positive. Loop Capital set ...More..

Washington and Beijing to establish military hotline on N. Korea
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Washington and Beijing to establish military hotline on N. Korea

North Korea also sources some of its oil from Russian Federation. Regardless, the trade of such a nature was deemed illegal by the US government. Noh pointed out Seoul would allow Beijing to explain the matt...More..

Elon Musk promises to make a pickup truck 'right after Model Y'
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Elon Musk promises to make a pickup truck 'right after Model Y'

Back in mid-2016, Musk talked about the possibility in the second half of his " Tesla Master Plan " which also focused on how EVs could be autonomous and part of shared-services. Buyers have remained extremel...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM)

About 4.56 million contracts were traded on 22-Dec-17 compared to daily average volume of 9.61 million shares. The stock decreased 0.04% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $64.71. Macquarie Gp L...More..

by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

North Korea says new United Nations sanctions 'an act of war'

On Tuesday, South Korea said that they predict North Korea would be amenable to negotiations with the United States next year as part of its optimistic outlook for the coming year despite the country preparin...More..

Shoppers flock to local stores for day after Christmas deals
by | Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Shoppers flock to local stores for day after Christmas deals

According to a report by ABC News, Americans return almost $90 billion dollars' worth of gifts, which equates to a quarter of all returns for the year. David Sharos is a freelance reporter for The Beacon-News. ...More..

by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Congress condemns remarks by BJP ministers, questions Modi's silence

According to The Hindu , Hegde, who was speaking at an event in the Koppal district of Karnataka , said: "I will be happy if someone identifies as Muslim, Christian, Brahmin, Lingayat or Hindu. He also said ...More..

Best Buy Boxing Day Deals: Sales Start Dec
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Best Buy Boxing Day Deals: Sales Start Dec

The move comes less than a week after a vehicle ploughed through Flinders Street in Melbourne's CBD. Two people remain in a critical condition from this incident which was described by police as a "deliberat...More..

JetBlue plane slides off runway in Boston
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

JetBlue plane slides off runway in Boston

No one was hurt, and all the passengers were evacuated via airstairs. "And ended up in a snowbank", said Jerry Hokansan, a passenger from Martha's Vineyard. "No injuries have been reported at this time", the ai...More..

Elon Musk reveals his Dragon Heavy megarocket
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Elon Musk reveals his Dragon Heavy megarocket

So, he tweeted , "The payload will be an original Tesla Roadster, playing Space Oddity , on a billion year elliptic Mars orbit". Never one to leave well enough alone, though, he also declared that he was go...More..

by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Xiaomi Mi A1 Set to Receive Wireless Charging Feature After Oreo Update

Before starting a wireless update, South Korean V30 owners will have to wait for the software update notification on screen. Alternatively, users can download the firmware by connecting the PC using the LG Brid...More..

Pennsylvania woman faced with $284 billion electric bill
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

Pennsylvania woman faced with $284 billion electric bill

The online statement was soon fixed to the correct amount: $284.46. "My eyes just about popped out of my head", Erie homeowner Mary Horomanski, 58, told the Erie Times-News. 'I can't recall ever seeing a bill...More..

A volunteer of 26 years passes out Christmas meals with Salvation Army
by | Tuesday, December 26, 2017

A volunteer of 26 years passes out Christmas meals with Salvation Army

Social workers are empowering individuals and families to lift themselves up towards self-sufficiency through the initiative. "Silent Night" and "Jingle Bells" and other Christmas tunes filled the cafeteria a...More..

Shoppers make last-minute Christmas purchases at The Marketplace Mall
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Shoppers make last-minute Christmas purchases at The Marketplace Mall

Of the consumers who had completed half or less of their shopping, 42 percent said they were still deciding what to buy. Many locations will be open on Christmas Day. The store manager says they were able t...More..

Malone Purchases 332523 Shares of Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCA) Stock
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Malone Purchases 332523 Shares of Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCA) Stock

Seizert Capital Partners LLC now owns 3,750,499 shares of the company's stock valued at $75,985,000 after buying an additional 513,183 shares during the period. (NASDAQ:EBAY) for 45,873 shares. Verizon Commun...More..

Central Florida shoppers seek last-minute gifts at area retailers
by | Monday, December 25, 2017

Central Florida shoppers seek last-minute gifts at area retailers

Keep in mind, with more snow on the way, there is also a potential for a white Christmas. More than three times as much is set to be spent by online shoppers on Christmas Day this year than by those who a...More..

Ontario ticket wins $17 million jackpot
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Ontario ticket wins $17 million jackpot

The victor has 90 days to claim their prize, and they are being urged to sign the back of their ticket. Someone coming home for Christmas may have won last night's €5.4m Lotto jackpot. There were also 32 Maxm...More..

Let it snow: Will Vancouver Island have a white Christmas?
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Let it snow: Will Vancouver Island have a white Christmas?

Visibility is expected to be limited making travel challenging. Temperature will remain steady at a low of -5 C tonight. The heaviest snow will be concentrated on the Tug Hill Plateau. "Snow will begin late Sun...More..

NNPC to flood market with petroleum products
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

NNPC to flood market with petroleum products

The Executive Secretary, Major Oil Marketers Association of Nigeria, Obafemi Olawore, said that the products being loaded at the depots in Lagos were imported by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation. V...More..

Liverpool make a breakthrough in Virgil van Dijk pursuit
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Liverpool make a breakthrough in Virgil van Dijk pursuit

Carragher, who played in Liverpool's back four in the past, believes one of Matip and Lovren needs to be the third choice, while Klavan can be the fourth choice, if and only if, they can secure Van Dijk's ser...More..

by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Earnings Forecast of Devon Energy Corporation (DVN)

The company has a market cap of $21,483.00, a PE ratio of 14.19, a PEG ratio of 1.27 and a beta of 2.21. It closed at $9.13 lastly. SilverBow Resources, Inc. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Llc, which manages...More..

No question of closing down any public sector bank clarifies government
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

No question of closing down any public sector bank clarifies government

Giving a rare clarification, the RBI in a separate statement, said its Prompt Corrective Action ( PCA ) framework neither impacts banks' daily functioning nor constrains regular operations.What the framework ...More..

Last minute shoppers rush through stores
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Last minute shoppers rush through stores

An estimated 126 million people will be out shopping. "Similar to what we saw over Thanksgiving weekend, consumers are leveraging their smartphones to guide them on their final purchases for the holidays", sa...More..

What Recent Ownership Trends Suggest About Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)'s Future Performance
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

What Recent Ownership Trends Suggest About Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)'s Future Performance

Analyzing IPAS this week, analysts seem to be content with keeping to their neutral forecast call at 2. iPass Inc. analysts gave 1 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 1 holds. Rowland Counsel Adv stated...More..

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) Undervalued by 9.1%
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) Undervalued by 9.1%

It has outperformed by 0.16% the S&P500. Pinebridge Investments Lp increased its stake in Carnival Corp Unit 99/99/9999 (CCL) by 32.17% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Scotia Capita...More..

Bitcoin extends plunge to trade below $12000
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Bitcoin extends plunge to trade below $12000

Note that this is not the first time that such a request for Bitcoin ETFs has been filed . The regulator already struck down a bitcoin ETF proposed by Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss. That said, with the futures ...More..

Elon Musk's Roadster Is All Prepped-Up for Its Mars Voyage
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Elon Musk's Roadster Is All Prepped-Up for Its Mars Voyage

As Musk writes in the post, mass simulators like concrete and steel are "boring", so the decision was made to "send something unusual, something that made us feel". For example, Musk previously said he planne...More..

Caledonia police: Woman steals Salvation Army Red Kettle from Walgreens
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Caledonia police: Woman steals Salvation Army Red Kettle from Walgreens

The Salvation Army says more than 800 meals were served past year. Those wanting to make a donation to this year's campaign can do so until January 15. That one was a 1997 Liberty coin dropped in a kettle at ...More..

Amazon acquires Blink, a smart home surveillance company
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Amazon acquires Blink, a smart home surveillance company

Blink first surfaced in 2014 with a Kickstarter campaign for a wire-free camera that raised more than $1 million. Blink's Doorbells run on two AA lithium batteries that last the cameras up to two years befo...More..

What's open and closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

What's open and closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

CF Lime Ridge will be open from 8:00 a.m.to 5 p.m. on Christmas Eve for last minute shoppers. They will remain open until 6 p.m. on Sunday, Christmas Eve . DDOT will operate bus services on Christmas and Ne...More..

World Chess Championships unveil 'sexual' logo for 2018 tournament
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

World Chess Championships unveil 'sexual' logo for 2018 tournament

Chess isn't, if we're honest, the sexiest sport out there - but is the new logo for the World Chess Championship straining a bit far in the other direction? Worldchess, FIDE's commercial arm, unveiled the logo ...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

$0.98 EPS Expected for United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL)

The stock increased 0.19% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $48.2. Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE:EAT) has declined 7.85% since December 21, 2016 and is downtrending. Rockefeller Financial S...More..

Papa John's founder out as CEO weeks after National Football League comments
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Papa John's founder out as CEO weeks after National Football League comments

Schnatter also said at the time that customers had a negative view of the chain's association with the NFL. Papa John's apologized two weeks later, after white supremacists praised Schnatter's comments. The...More..