Stories about Business

Feb 24 2017

Eyeing Opel, Peugeot posts 80 pct profit rise

Net profit rose 79% to EUR2.15 billion from the year before. On Thursday, it posted a 6 percent automotive operating margin for 2016 and raised its medium-term earnings g...

Feb 24 2017

Earnings Estimate Forecast on Portland General Electric Company(POR)

Finally, Stifel Nicolaus set a $34.00 price target on shares of General Electric Company and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 17...

Feb 24 2017

Will LA win the gold in hosting 2024 Olympics?

The International Olympic Committee ( IOC ) is due to reveal the victor on September 13. Bid officials said the model, that used many existing venues and provided new nee...

Feb 23 2017

Donald Trump 'set to scrap transgender student rights permanently'

In 2016, the Departments of Justice and Education issued comprehensive guidance to ensure that transgender students were being treated fairly and with dignity in public a...

Feb 22 2017

Wal-Mart Tops Sales Expectations, Sending Stock Soaring

According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $1.15/share and a Low EPS of $0.97/share. Our worldwide business is consistently deliv...

Feb 19 2017

HMRC forces Argos to pay £3.2m for staff underpayments

On Wednesday Debenhams was fined £63,000 and forced to pay back almost £135,000 to 12,000 workers who had been underpaid, while HMRC previous year forced Sports Direct to...

Feb 19 2017

Wolves v Chelsea Preview, The FA Cup Fifth round

Diego Costa slammed an effort into the side-netting before Pedro headed home Willian's cross in the 65th minute to quieten the home crowd. But Paul Lambert's boys might...

Feb 18 2017

Lockheed could log future protest after Trump's F-35 Boeing call

Muilenburg, whose company makes a fighter jet Trump has suggested might replace one F-35 model, was in the president-elect's NY office for a meeting during the second cal...

Feb 18 2017

Delta to Offer Free Main Cabin Meals in 12 Markets

Delta and American Airlines Group Inc. past year resumed complimentary meals in coach on the longest routes to Hawaii. NYSE is measured to be 4.47% in conjunction with th...

Feb 18 2017

Boeing rolls out 787-10 in politically charged ceremony

Trump also paid homage to SC voters, especially those who cast votes in last February's presidential primary, giving him a huge win on his path to the GOP nomination. N...

Feb 16 2017

Buffett's Apple stock purchase gains $1.1B in six weeks

Berkshire had a stake in Southwest Airlines Co. valued at more than $2 billion as of December 31 and more than tripled its Apple holding to about 57 million shares, acc...

Feb 13 2017

Arizona Mother May Be Facing Deportation Due to Trump Immigration Order

The detention of an Arizona mother who left Mexico and entered the USA illegally when she was 14 is drawing attention to an element of President Trump's executive order ...

Feb 11 2017

Sensex declines by 62 points, Nifty trades below 8800

The Sensex has so far touched a high of 28,456.18 points and a low of 28,319.47 points during the intra-day trade. With regard to global cues, firm trend in other Asian...

Feb 11 2017

Jayson Tatum at his best in second-half explosion against North Carolina

Jim Sumner will be along presently with his take from Cameron. He sunk his shot to put the Tar Heels up on the Blue Devils 61-60. They're issues they'll have to address a...

Feb 11 2017

Trump Comment Ticks Dollar Higher

That sent the pound as high as $1.2582 in early United States session before Trump's promise of a " phenomenal " announcement on tax to support usa growth and investment ...

Feb 11 2017

Shareholders revolt over Thomas Cook pay as cautious outlook hits shares

Shares in Thomas Cook fell more than 8 percent on Thursday after the tour operator issued a cautious trading update and saw more than a fifth of its shareholders rebe...

Feb 10 2017

USA oil inventory rise once again being bought - #SaxoStrats

The latest Energy Information Administration ( EIA ) report released on Wednesday found that USA crude inventories surged in the week ended Feb 3 by 13.8 million barrels ...

Feb 09 2017

Rio Tinto back in the black after 12 percent profit boost

Since the start of 2017, a further USD2.45 billion of asset sales have been agreed, and Rio Tinto said it is continuing to invest in three commodities, namely bauxite, ...

Feb 08 2017

Oil prices fall on rising U.S. output

Oil fell in NY after the biggest drop in more than two weeks, on estimates that crude stockpiles continued to build up in the US. Baku, Fineko/abc.az. Crude inventories...

Feb 04 2017

Hudson's Bay reportedly approaches Macy's about a takeover

Hudson's Bay could raise equity and debt against its real estate portfolio to fund the deal, according to the Wall Street Journal , which first reported the news. Macy'...