Oil prices rallying again on short-term drains on supply

Oil prices rallying again on short-term drains on supply

Short-term market metrics lingering from a USA hurricane gave support to crude oil prices Wednesday, even though balance seemed slow to emerge. After months of range-bound trading during which Opec-led supply cuts supported crude values but rising USA output capped markets, prices have moved up significantly this month. Read More

United Kingdom interest rates set to rise as inflation hits 3 per cent

United Kingdom interest rates set to rise as inflation hits 3 per cent

The sterling was lower against the US dollar near midday on Tuesday after Ramsden's comments, trading at $1.1765. Noting that country has not yet seen summit level of snuff, Carney said bank's primary mission was to realize inflation target, which is 2 percent. Read More

October 16 is Word Food Day: 815-million people are hungry

October 16 is Word Food Day: 815-million people are hungry

Pope Francis marked UN World Food Day on Monday with a call for world governments to act together to fight the hunger, conflicts and climate change driving mass migration from the developing to the industrialised world. No barrier, either physical, economic, legislative or ideologic can stop those who desperately seek survival, because they lack access to food or are victims of violence and climate change, Francis said. Read More

Hartley to race F1 for Toro Rosso

Hartley to race F1 for Toro Rosso

The last New Zealander to race in Formula One was Mike Thackwell 33 years ago. Toro Rosso team Principal Franz Tost reportedly wants to use next the race as a chance to evaluate a new driver to add to next year's roster and while Gasly remains a favourite to retain one of the team's cars, the other is now up in the air. Read More

Storm Warning for Clare As Tail End of Hurricane Ophelia Approaches

Storm Warning for Clare As Tail End of Hurricane Ophelia Approaches

On Thursday afternoon, Ophelia's core was located about 715 miles southwest of the Azores , where it was virtually stationary. Farther to the east, Ireland and the United Kingdom are also watching Ophelia's track, which could bring hurricane conditions to some areas there early next week. Read More

JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Price Target Raised to $91.00

JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Price Target Raised to $91.00

But JPMorgan Chase's average loan growth of 7% helped it offset the hit. Shares traded down about 0.4% in Thursday's premarket at $96.40. Its consumer and community banking division increased revenues by 6% to US$12bn, while its corporate and investment banking arm saw revenues rise 5% to US$3.1bn. Read More

Reactions mixed to Boys Scouts accepting girls

Reactions mixed to Boys Scouts accepting girls

She is among many Girl Scout alumni concerned that camping and other outdoor activities have lost their prominence in the programming now promoted by the GSUSA. If convicted, they could be sentenced to one to seven years in prison. They also presented the bench at a WES School Board meeting where they spoke to a room of adults on camera; they were nervous but did great. Read More

Walmart is looking to beef up digital sales in the next year

Walmart is looking to beef up digital sales in the next year

This new programs is basically to better serve the in-store returns, named as " Mobile Express Returns " for the online purchases. "That's why we've completely transformed the process for our customers". The lanes were created specifically for Wal-Mart's Pharmacy and Money Service customers - those that fill their prescriptions at Wal-Mart, and those that transfer money at the retailer's stores. Read More

Netflix Subscription Plans Get Pricier; This Is How You'll Be Impacted

Netflix Subscription Plans Get Pricier; This Is How You'll Be Impacted

Netflix has announced an increase in subscription prices for USA customers. Its most useful subscription plan will see an even larger increase in its price. The online media business ended the U.S. trading day around 5% higher Thursday, which brings the year-to-date gain of the company's stock price above the 50% mark. Read More

Are Analysts Bearish Burberry Group plc (LON:BRBY) After Last Week?

Are Analysts Bearish Burberry Group plc (LON:BRBY) After Last Week?

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: " Glencore PLC ( GLEN ) Given a GBX 310 Price Target by J P Morgan Chase & Co Analysts" was reported by TrueBlueTribune and is the property of of TrueBlueTribune. The segments offer services, including fund and corporate administration; accounting and reporting services; asset servicing; loan agency and servicing (Debt); depositary services; compliance monitoring; transaction management; special objective vehicle (SPV) administration; company secretary/governance ... Read More

Uber's CEO Charms London While Ex-CEO Kalanick Makes a Power Play

Uber's CEO Charms London While Ex-CEO Kalanick Makes a Power Play

In a corporate statement , Uber said " SoftBank's interest is an incredible vote of confidence". His right to fill those seats is now being challenged in a lawsuit filed by Benchmark , an early investor that owns 13 percent of Uber. Read More

No 'terrorism' charges for now in Edmonton attack

No 'terrorism' charges for now in Edmonton attack

He is facing a number of charges, including five counts of attempted murder, unsafe driving and participation in a terrorist activity. Canada's CTV News said the officer was expected to recover, though further details on the condition of the victims was not immediately available. Read More

Wells Fargo boss makes case for his own dismissal

Wells Fargo boss makes case for his own dismissal

The scandal was the biggest in Wells Fargo's history. Alexandria Capital LLC increased its position in Wells Fargo & by 0.3% in the 1st quarter. After $1.09 actual earnings per share reported by Phillips 66 for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 60.55% EPS growth. Read More

Get your National Taco Day on with these Houston deals

Get your National Taco Day on with these Houston deals

National Taco Day is just as good, if not even better, of an excuse to have a fiesta! Qdoba Promotion: If you are a member of the Champs tier of their rewards program, you can get 1,000 bonus points if you eat at Qdoba on National Taco Day . Read More

AC Milan Ready £75 Million January Bid For Alexis Sanchez

AC Milan Ready £75 Million January Bid For Alexis Sanchez

The Chile global appears likely to leave the Emirates Stadium at the end of the campaign as a free agent, having turned down the club's offer of a new contract. According to Don Balon , big spending Italian giants AC Milan are preparing a £75m January offer in order to win the race for Sanchez's signature. Read More

UKIP unveil new leader as ex squaddie Henry Bolton

UKIP unveil new leader as ex squaddie Henry Bolton

He defeated rival Anne Marie Waters , who had provoked controversy with hostile comments about Islam. Going forward, Bolton says the party will be focused on unification, gaining back control of British politics and pushing its primary platform. Read More

Former Volkswagen chief engineer arrested for dieselgate

Former Volkswagen chief engineer arrested for dieselgate

Europe's biggest automaker admitted in September 2015 that it had used illegal software to cheat US diesel emissions tests. Volkswagen added provisions of about 2.5 billion euros ($3 billion ) on Friday to the mounting total from its diesel emissions scandal , which has already cost the company around 20 billion euros. Read More

Roku prices IPO at top of price range, raises United States dollars 219 mln

Roku prices IPO at top of price range, raises United States dollars 219 mln

Shares of Roku jumped more than 50% above its IPO price as of midday trading Thursday, indicating strong investor demand for the streaming device company. Similar concern is being raised about Roku the next tech company in line for an IPO on Thursday. Apple , Amazon , and Google are all selling streaming hardware, and both Amazon and Google have partnered with TV makers to get their software operating systems on brand-new sets. Read More

Nike Inc Q1 Earnings Decline 24%

Nike Inc Q1 Earnings Decline 24%

The stock of Nike Inc (NYSE:NKE) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, April 19 by Goldman Sachs. Waldron LP boosted its holdings in Nike by 90.8% in the 1st quarter. Morgan Stanley restated an "equal weight" rating and set a $56.00 price objective on shares of Nike in a research report on Wednesday, June 21st. UBS AG reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $62.00 price target (down from $63.00) on shares of Nike in a report on Tuesday, June 27th. Read More

Sessions says DOJ will enter legal 'struggle' over free speech on campus

Sessions says DOJ will enter legal 'struggle' over free speech on campus

It undercuts the spirit of the First Amendment and stifles the robust debate characteristic of a top tier law school. "We are not protesting his free speech", the group wrote in a letter signed by more than two dozen academics. The group, the Georgetown Center for the Constitution, says it hosts programs to examine "how best to remain faithful to the Constitution's text". Attorney General Sessions' comments come amid a heated national debate around the nature of freedom of speech, ... Read More