learningandfinance.com

Business

Paytm parent One97 set to raise over $1.8 billion from SoftBank

Payments app Paytm on 27 April 2017 launched "Digital Gold" on its platform to allow customers to buy and sell gold through electronic platform. According to him, it will facilitate smaller size gold transactions, which were being postponed because of shortage of cash and enable users to save regularly in digital gold for long-term wealth creation.

Business

Striking workers give Macron rough reception at factory visit

Only one major candidate has resisted calls to unite against Ms Le Peng: Mr Jean-Luc Melenchon, the firebrand hard-left candidate who came in fourth and who has pointedly refused to support Mr Macron. "We'll get you out of here", Le Pen said as she hugged a woman in the crowd outside the plant, its fences decorated with workers' banners. Le Pen announced Monday she was stepping down from the party leadership while running her campaign.

Business

Eurozone inflation rises to target as economy improves

Official flash estimates put euro zone inflation at 1.9 percent in the first quarter, on the verge of crossing over the bank's target of below but close to 2 percent, and above estimates for a rise of 1.8 percent. The central bank has slashed interest rates into negative territory and adopted a bond-buying program worth 2.3 trillion euros ($2.5 trillion) to counter the threat of deflation and revive growth in the 19-member currency bloc.

Business

Trump spokesman calls Flynn probe 'appropriate'

Kislyak. Cummings, the ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, said Thursday that he has obtained a letter that shows Flynn was warned by the Defense Intelligence Agency not to accept payments from foreign governments without permission.

Business

Union Pacific (UNP) Beats on Q1 Earnings

Want the latest recommendations from Zacks Investment Research? Several brokerages have recently issued reports on UNP. Stock Price: The strong earnings report pleased the investors. This represents a $2.42 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.13%. Union Pacific's payout ratio is now 47.64%. The shares were sold at an average price of $106.89, for a total transaction of $106,890.00.

Business

Will your 401k be safe under Trump's tax plan?

Trump's plan didn't say how the government would pay for the tax cuts, but Larry Kudlow, a CT resident and CNBC commentator, said he believed the corporate tax cut would pay for itself with an increase in economic activity. The tax proposal initially sent the USA dollar higher against a basket of other major currencies. Who could be so morbid as to tax the dead, right? Across Connecticut, business leaders reacted to Trump's highly-touted tax plan with tempered optimism, but the ...

Business

You Might Soon Get to Watch Twitter TV

Noto continues, "We believe Twitter is the best at showing you what's happening in the world and what's being talked about". Over the course of the year eMarketer has estimated that Twitter's total ad revenue will grow by just 1.6% and that its global user base will increase by 3.4% in 2017, whether the platform's renewed focus on third-party metrics and transparency will help it woo more advertisers remains to be seen.

Business

The Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI) Downgraded by Morgan Stanley to "Underweight"

Generally speaking, earnings are expected to hold steady in coming quarters. (NASDAQ:SIRI) from an equal weight rating to an underweight rating in a research note released on Wednesday morning. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.03 earnings per share. In terms of earnings per share, 14 analysts have a 0.04 EPS mean target for the quarter ending Jun-17, for the quarter ending Sep-17, 14 analysts have a 0.05 EPS mean target and for the quarter ending Sep-17 ...

Business

Turkey suspends around 9000 from police force

Turkish authorities say the countrywide raids were aimed at people with suspected links to US -based cleric Fethullah Gulen. Some 8,500 police officers participated in the operation, Anadolu said. This week's purges also come shortly after Erdogan narrowly won a countrywide referendum that significantly consolidated his power , shifting Turkey from a parliamentary political system to one centered on a strong president.

Business

Stocks slip after Trump tax plan; euro softens after ECB

The ECB has a medium-term target for inflation at close to but just below 2 percent. Overall profits of S&P 500 companies are estimated to have risen 11.8 percent in the first quarter, the most since 2011, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.

Business

Mover within Investors Observation: Medical Transcription Billing, Corp.'s (MTBC)

The Relative Volume of the company is 324.2 and Average Volume (3 months) is 22.64 million. The higher the return on equity, the better job a company is at optimizing the investment made on shareholders' behalf. The company is expected to report earnings of $-0.32 a share for the next quarter. Last year, it had about $5.11 million of revenue. The stock's price is 0.04 and their relative strength index (RSI) stands at 48.95.

Business

Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) Downgraded by Vetr Inc. to Hold

Vetr upgraded shares of Wynn Resorts , Limited from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $101.14 price objective on the stock in a report on Monday, December 26th. The firm's revenue was up 37.3% on a year-over-year basis. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, April 5 by Argus Research. Analysts are forecasting earnings of $0.74 on a per share basis this quarter.

Business

Johnson Controls International plc Ordinary Share (JCI) Updates Q3 Earnings Guidance

A total volume of 5.4 million shares were traded versus to average volume of 5.02 million shares. Ten investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, eleven have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company.

Business

Hot Stock Alert: Chevron Corporation (CVX)

Greatmark Investment Partners Inc. now owns 36,644 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $3,771,000 after buying an additional 189 shares in the last quarter. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted ($0.31) EPS. Earnings per share (EPS) breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis, and for Chevron Corporation the EPS stands at 0.21 for the previous quarter, while the analysts predicted the EPS of the stock to be 0.64, suggesting the ...

Business

Sensex closes above 30000 for first time in its 31-year history

Hong Kong's Hang Seng was down 0.44 per cent while Japan's Nikkei shed 0.20 per cent in early session on Friday. The broader markets continued to outperform benchmarks, with the BSE Midcap index rising 0.2 percent and Smallcap up 0.6 percent despite weak breadth, aided by PSU banks.

Business

The Akebia Therapeutics Inc (AKBA) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. As of writing, AKEBIA THERAPEUTICS, INC .'s RSI stands at 88.86. The stock, after opening at $12.6, hit $13.23 through the close by scoring 5.84%. California Employees Retirement System holds 0% or 59,000 shares in its portfolio. It is the "top line" or "gross income" figure from which costs are subtracted to determine net income.

Business

Senators head to "commander in chief's house" for North Korea briefing

North Korea denounced the USA actions. The US Air Force also tested an intercontinental ballistic missile early Wednesday to demonstrate its nuclear deterrence capability. USA officials said Wednesday's briefings will center on three key issues: intelligence about the North's capabilities; US response options, including military ones; and how to get China and other countries to enforce existing economic sanctions on Pyongyang, along with ideas for new penalties.

Business

Trump warns of 'major' North Korea conflict as China weighs in

The U.S. goods trade deficit with South Korea has more than doubled since KORUS took effect in March 2012, from $13.2 billion in 2011 to $27.7 billion in 2016, according to U.S. On the campaign trail, Trump frequently said South Korea and other key US allies should pay more for the defense provided by the U.S. In the Reuters interview , the president was full of praises for Chinese premier Xi Jinping who he met at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida, earlier this month, ...

Business

Indian equities trade flat ahead of derivatives expiry

Among other Asian markets, Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 0.16 per cent while Shanghai Composite Index shed 0.68 per cent in early trade. Meanwhile, the BSE Mid-cap Index closed up by 0.9% at 14625 while the BSE Small-cap Index closed up by 0.8% at 15291.

Business

Yamana Gold (AUY) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.27

So far, analysts are sticking with their bearish recommendations with the consensus call at 3.2. A number of other research analysts also recently commented on the stock. If you are viewing this article on another publication, it was illegally stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright and trademark law.

Business

Xiaomi closes in on Samsung in India smartphone market in Q1 2017

India is one of the world's largest and among the fastest growing smartphone markets. According to analysis firm Canalys , Huawei shipped 21 million P10 and P10 Plus units, claiming 18% marketshare in Q1 2017. Xiaomi, which was placed third in Q1 2016, has now dropped to the fifth place, behind Apple. Xiaomi fell pretty hard from the third place it occupied past year.

Business

Draghi Likely To Stay The Course On Monetary Stimulus

The bank's interventions in the economy are created to power growth and push inflation towards its target of just below 2.0 percent. Against the dollar, sterling was 0.2 percent lower at $1.2819, around a cent off six-month highs hit last week when British Prime Minister Theresa May made a surprise announcement of an early general election in June.

Business

Dimensional Fund Advisors LP Acquires 23203 Shares of EP Energy Corp (EPE)

Zacks' EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that follow EP Energy Corp. Analysts anticipate that Sanchez Energy Corp will post $0.53 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Stock is now moving with a negative distance from the 200 day simple moving average of approximately -11.4%, and has a poor year to date (YTD) performance of -11.85% which means the stock is constantly subtracting to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.

Business

Mediclinic International PLC (MDC) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup Inc

Liberum Capital's price target would indicate a potential upside of 46.27% from the stock's current price. In a research note made public on 28 April, Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG) stock "Overweight" was reaffirmed by Barclays Capital. About 9,571 shares traded. It has outperformed by 15.57% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.46 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.35, from 0.78 in 2016Q3.

Business

Trump announces 'one of the biggest tax cuts in US history'

A tax plan released by the White House on Wednesday could deliver many millions of dollars annually in tax savings to Donald Trump personally under the guise of helping small businesses, multiple tax experts have told the Guardian. Assuming Trump's tax reform passes, there will probably be little political capital or interest left for future tax increases, so that would leave benefit cuts as the only option.

Business

Oil edges higher as OPEC boost offsets dent from U.S. supply

The U.S. Energy Information Administration said in its weekly report that crude oil inventories fell by 1.0 million barrels in the week ended April 14. Oil had rallied above $53/bbl after some members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries voiced support for prolonging cuts past June, but rising US output is undermining the effort to trim a global glut.

Business

Will Home Capital's Issues Impact the Whole Canadian Banking System?

Home Capital said the terms of the deal meant it would be unable to meet its current financial targets. Home Capital Group Inc is a Canada-based holding company that operates through its subsidiary, Home Trust Company (Home Trust), which offers deposits, residential and non-residential commercial mortgage lending and consumer lending.

Business

President Trump says "major conflict" with North Korea possible

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un watches a military drill marking the 85th anniversary of the establishment of the Korean People's Army (KPA). "North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons is an urgent national security threat and top foreign policy priority", Tillerson said Wednesday in a joint statement with defence secretary James Mattis and director of National Intelligence Dan Coats.

Business

French Economic Growth Slows Amid Political Uncertainty

Spending is the biggest contributor to economic growth. Figures from the Office for National Statistics showed that output from the distribution, hotels and restaurants sector - which includes the retail industry - fell by 0.5 per cent in the quarter, compared with a two per cent rise in the previous three months.

Business

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn refuses to rule out a second Brexit referendum

The election has been welcomed by opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn, who argues that the public will finally be able to hear his case that the Conservatives have wrecked the economy. An early vote is also expected to delay Brexit talks. Brok said that could help "so that we can conduct the negotiations professionally in the next 1 1/2 years to reach a sensible result that reduces the damage".

Business

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says United Kingdom living under 'illusion' over Brexit

Mrs Merkel's warning echoes comments from German officials who have said negotiators in Prime Minister Theresa May's government were underestimating the complexity of the talks and the economic reality of a United Kingdom outside the EU's single market.

Business

Wells Fargo & Company Posted losses of -0.04% in the Last Trade

Equities research analysts forecast that Wells Fargo & Company will post $4.19 earnings per share for the current year. Zacks' earnings per share calculations are an average based on a survey of research analysts that that provide coverage for Wells Fargo & Co.

Business

Kotak Mahindra Bank posts 40% jump in standalone net profit

The bank , however, reported a 36% jump in net non-performing assets (NPAs) to Rs 1,718 crore in the quarter under review from Rs 1,262 crore in the corresponding quarter in the previous year. Total income in the last fiscal was Rs 21,176.09 crore, up from Rs 18,996.42 crore a year ago. During the period ended March 31, 2017, advances of the bank stood at Rs 136,082 crore compared with Rs 118,665 crore a year ago.

Business

Sadiq Khan pulls support from controversial garden bridge

Planning permission is due to expire this year and many outstanding issues remain, including spiralling construction costs and doubts around funding the maintenance of the bridge, said mayor Sadiq Khan. Planning permission for the £200 million project, estimated to have been the most expensive public footbridge in the world, was due to expire later this year with the Trust yet to secure tens of millions of pounds in promised private funding for construction.

Business

DeMarcus Ware signs one-day contract to retire a Dallas Cowboy

In an earlier meeting with executive vice president Stephen Jones, head coach Jason Garrett and defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli, a scenario was discussed that involved taking Charlton. No Michigan Wolverines were selected in the first 24 picks of the 2017 NFL Draft but two went in the four picks after that. Prior to this year, the last MI player drafted in the first round was offensive tackle Taylor Lewan, who was selected No.


Begin ← Back 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640 641 642 643 644 645 646 647 648 649 650 651 652 653 654 655 656 657 658 659 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 667 668 669 670 671 672 673 674 675 676 677 678 679 680 681 682 683 684 685 686 687 688 689 690 691 692 693 694 695 696 697 698 699 700 701 702 703 704 705 706 707 708 709 710 711 712 713 714 715 716 717 718 719 720 721 722 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 734 735 736 737 738 739 740 741 742 743 744 745 746 747 748 749 750 751 752 753 754 755 756 757 758 759 760 761 762 763 764 765 766 767 768 769 770 771 772 773 774 775 776 777 778 779 780 781 782 783 784 785 786 787 788 789 790 791 792 793 794 795 796 797 798 799 800 801 802 803 804 805 806 807 808 809 810 811 812 813 814 815 816 817 818 819 820 821 822 823 824 825 826 827 828 829 830 831 832 833 834 835 836 837 838 839 840 841 842 843 844 845 846 847 848 849 850 851 852 853 854 855 856 857 858 859 860 861 862 863 864 865 866 867 868 869 870 871 872 873 874 875 876 877 878 879 880 881 882 883 884 885 886 887 888 889 890 891 892 893 894 895 896 897 898 899 900 901 902 903 904 905 906 907 908 909 910 911 912 913 914 915 916 917 918 919 920 921 922 923 924 925 926 927 928 929 930 931 932 933 934 935 936 937 938 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 947 948 949 950 951 952 953 954 955 956 957 958 959 960 961 962 963 964 965 966 967 968 969 970 971 972 973 974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 995 996 997 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 Forward → End