Economy

Ford beats on first-quarter earnings - but kills sedans in US (F)

Cutting its slow-selling sedans and hatchbacks will serve to free up even more capital for light truck and mobility development. The decision, which Hackett s...


Major Concerns as U.S. 10-Year Yields Test 3%

Bond prices continue to fall and the yield on the 10-year Treasury note is getting close to 3 per cent, a milestone it hasn't reached since January 2014. BON...


Takeda lifts Shire takeover bid again

The Japanese drugmaker said it and Shire extended the deadline for talks on the acquisition to May 8. Takeda's share price briefly fell 9 percent from the p...


MotoGP, BREAKING - Marquez penalised: will start 4th

However, he blocked Maverick Vinales while he was out on his flying lap and the Honda rider was a given a three place grid penalty that pushed him to fourth pla...


TCS first Indian company to touch $100 bn in market cap

Bill Gates' Microsoft has an m-cap of $731 billion. Its nearest competitor Reliance Industries Ltd needs to rally 13 per cent to become the most valued firm. TC...


Nicaragua Cancels Social Security Overhaul

Parts of the capital were strewn with rubble, remnants of clashes between demonstrators and riot police. On Friday night Vice President, first lady and govern...


Trade rows, debt load risk world economy

Secretary Mnuchin's remarks came as finance ministers and central bankers at the International Monetary Fund meetings gave their latest economic assessments, of...


Newly discovered exploding ant sacrifices itself for the colony

Self-destructive tendencies among some ants were first observed in 1916, but the new report marks the first time since 1935 that a new species has been describe...


Summary of Genus plc (LON:GNS) Ratings as of April 21, 2018

Investec reiterated a "buy" rating and set a GBX 1,520 ($19.62) price target on shares of Sse Plc in a report on Thursday. On Thursday, January 11 JP Morgan mai...


Southwest flight engine failure: Woman almost sucked out of broken plane window

Photos and video captured by passengers from inside the cabin and posted on social networks showed significant damage caused to the plane, a part of the coverin...


Amazon, Best Buy partner to sell Fire smart TVs

Not least because the experience can become more visual. Amazon has teamed up with Best Buy to offer Fire TV editions of Toshiba and Insignia smart TVs, whi...


STM Group (LON:STM) PT Raised to GBX 80

Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in 2017 Q4. Carmignac Gestion has 0.12% invested in AA plc (LON:AA) for 340,000 shares. Numis Securities maintained it with...


IBM (IBM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase

About 9.38M shares traded or 77.03% up from the average. Bridgewater Associates Lp has invested 0.04% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IB...


Trump a serial liar, says Comey

By the way, it's worth noting that Trump's critics have a much more nuanced and realistic view of Comey. His regrets include making "thoughtless" statements...


International Monetary Fund sees solid near-term global growth but risks beyond

This year's unemployment has been forecast at 3.0 percent up from 2.9 last year with an outlook for 3.2 percent in 2019. Obstfeld added that the Trump adminis...


More details on Facebook tracking non-users off-site

Zuckerberg's refusal to answer questions has not helped his company's image either. One of the things Facebook CEO failed to address appropriately during qu...


Allegiant Fights Back Against 60 Minutes Segment

This weekend, CBS' 60 Minutes picked up the story and put the bargain basement airline back in the spotlight. The government agency reacted strongly to the...


Syria attack 'very soon or not so soon at all!'

Russian Federation recently stated "it would certainly react to any sort of United States missiles shot on Syria by shooting all of them down" and even "targe...


Opec 'Mission Accomplished' as oil glut vanishes, says IEA

Light, sweet crude for May delivery recently was up 31 cents, or 0.5%, to $67.38 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange, the highest level since 2014. Ope...


New To Netflix: Lost In Space

The study also found that 42% of subscribers watch mostly licensed content, while 18% watch mostly originals, Variety reports - a telling fact as Netflix co...