Is Warren Buffett About to Become Bank of America's Biggest Shareholder?

Is Warren Buffett About to Become Bank of America's Biggest Shareholder?

The Fed has ok'd Bank of America's dividend hike, and that clears the way for Berkshire to purchase 700 million common shares. Buffett had said he would convert if the dividend rose above $0.44. Warren Buffett took a chance on Bank of America and it is about to pay off to the tune of $12 billion dollars. The terms, though, were expensive for Bank of America . Read More

Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) Shares Gap Up Following Better-Than-Expected Earnings

Constellation Brands Inc (STZ) Shares Gap Up Following Better-Than-Expected Earnings

It had closed the previous session at $182.28. Of the 18 analysts surveyed by Reuters that track STZ 6 of them rate its stock a hold. In other Constellation Brands news, VP Thomas J. Since May 19, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 9 selling transactions for $1.76 million activity. Constellation Brands's payout ratio is 27.59%. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This piece of content was reported by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem. Read More

Amazon Prime Day 2017 Discounts Confirmed

Amazon Prime Day 2017 Discounts Confirmed

Remember that it's not only Amazon that offers sales on Amazon on Prime Day. 24 hours just isn't enough time to shop all of the great deals according to Amazon, so Prime Day will start at 6pm on Monday, 10th July giving Prime members 30 hours to shop . Read More

Kaspersky Lab may face U.S. military ban over Russian Federation concerns

Kaspersky Lab may face U.S. military ban over Russian Federation concerns

In fact, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and other agencies in the USA intelligence community have yet to publicly present any evidence connecting company executives with Russian security services. "Kaspersky Lab believes it is completely unacceptable that the company is being unjustly accused without any hard evidence to back up these false allegations". Read More

Sprint jumps on wireless partnership talks with Charter, Comcast

Sprint jumps on wireless partnership talks with Charter, Comcast

And if Sprint and T-Mobile merger talks fall apart, that could strengthen the case for a tie-up between T-Mobile and Dish Network Corp., Jefferies analysts said in a note. T-Mobile and Sprint , the third- and fourth-largest carriers by subscribers, have cut prices the most. "While a single cable company entering into any transaction with Sprint has a strong likelihood of regulatory approval, a joint bid raises questions that add some uncertainty", Chaplin wrote. Read More

Cuomo to call lawmakers back to Albany for NYC schools issue

Cuomo to call lawmakers back to Albany for NYC schools issue

Punishes New York for its support of women's reproductive rights by taking away access to tax credits that are meant to make health insurance more affordable. The Legislature and Cuomo, a Democrat, failed to reach a deal on the issue before the regular legislative session ended last week, threatening to undermine governance of the nation's largest public school system. Read More

Toshiba may miss deadline to seal deal on chip unit sale

Toshiba may miss deadline to seal deal on chip unit sale

Toshiba last week chose a consortium of Bain Capital and Japanese government investors as preferred bidder for the unit, the world's No. 2 producer of NAND flash chips. Bain will invest 850 billion yen, which will include some equity with voting rights as well as some preferred shares, while South Korea's SK Hynix will provide half the amount Bain plans to put up in the form of financing, the sources said. Read More

China to carry out shuttle diplomacy for Pakistan, Afghanistan

China to carry out shuttle diplomacy for Pakistan, Afghanistan

The emphasis of both China and the U.S. must be preparing the two countries to fully coordinate on security issues, for which Pakistan has always shown willingness but the other side never reciprocated in the same manner rather created hurdles in the way of steps such as a robust border management. Read More

Governor appeals for voluntary blood donation

Governor appeals for voluntary blood donation

The Blood Service says each donation has the potential to save the lives of three people. Bemoaning the only six percent out of the 1,000 population in any community that donated blood in 2016, Mrs Ansah said it was woefully inadequate for a middle-income country like Ghana. Read More

1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M

1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M

Officials say the earliest the ticket could be redeemed is 8 a.m. Monday. The earliest the victor could claim their prize was 8 a.m. Sunday; the victor will have one year from the draw date to come forward. California is one of 44 states, plus Washington, D.C., Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, that participate in Powerball. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article. Read More

Osk Capital III Corp (NYSE:O) Q4 2016 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady

Fred Alger Inc accumulated 14,585 shares or 0% of the stock. About 181,378 shares traded. It has outperformed by 18.68% the S&P500. Canaccord Genuity initiated Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM) rating on Wednesday, July 22. Easy to calculate and understand, P/E is an extremely common ratio that is used to compare valuations of stocks against each other relatively. As of December 31, 2016, the Company owned a diversified portfolio of 4,944 properties located in 49 states and Puerto Rico, with over ... Read More

Leaders of Russia, Brazil agree to expand ties

Leaders of Russia, Brazil agree to expand ties

He provided no evidence to back up his claims, but critics feared that his rhetoric could undermine public trust in the outcome of the election. The Washington Post reports that the administration of former President Barack Obama debated dozens of ways to respond to Russia's cyber campaign to influence the 2016 election. Read More

Gold, silver & bronze - new grades for region's universities

Gold, silver & bronze - new grades for region's universities

The boycott meant to undermine the NSS, which has always been used to rank universities, and in turn the new TEF. Madeleine Atkins, chief executive of the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE), which published the results, said: "Students now invest significant amounts of time, and indeed money and incurring debt in their higher education". Read More

So it Begins: Britain Kicks off Brexit Negotiations With EU

So it Begins: Britain Kicks off Brexit Negotiations With EU

In choreographed talks that saw the two men exchange mountaineering gifts, they agreed to discuss divorce issues before negotiations on a future trade deal can start. Bank of England Governor Mark Carney , speaking after Hammond , said companies might soon start to activate contingency plans if a transitional deal did not appear likely. Read More

Fed stress tests show banks could withstand a deep downturn

Fed stress tests show banks could withstand a deep downturn

The tests are conducted under the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial reform laws, which Congress enacted in the wake of the 2008 global financial crisis - and which President Donald Trump has vowed to scale back. WASHINGTON/NEW YORK The 34 largest US banks have all cleared the first stage of an annual stress test, showing they would be able to maintain enough capital in an extreme recession to meet regulatory requirements, the Federal Reserve said on Thursday. Read More

America's Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway

America's Cup Match Day Two To Get Underway

The challenging team showed their dominance in light winds, pulling away for convincing victories in all four races. They were in an even worse position in San Francisco four years ago as they trailed the Kiwis 8-1 before producing one of the greatest comebacks in sport to prevail 9-8. Read More

MSCI adds China-listed stocks to index in long awaited move

Shanghai: China stocks slipped on Tuesday amid lingering concerns over liquidity conditions, even as investors awaited a decision by USA index provider MSCI on whether to add mainland shares to its Emerging Markets Index. Many traders will use a combination of moving averages with multiple time periods to help spot stock trend direction. "This has been a long awaited decision, so it's not entirely surprising". Read More

Trump calls Warmbier's death a 'total disgrace'

Trump calls Warmbier's death a 'total disgrace'

North Korea returned Warmbier, who has reportedly been in a coma for a year, to the USA last week, stating that they were acting on humanitarian grounds. Pneumonia, a blood clot, kidney failure or sepsis could have killed Otto Warmbier, but he nearly certainly never had a chance of recovering, neurologists said Monday. Read More

Trump acknowledges for first time he's under investigation

Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-Vt., criticized her for her "pro-corporate" work at the time of her confirmation last month, and other Democrats feared it might interfere with her duties on antitrust and civil rights issues at the Justice Department. Read More

Whole Food shares keep rising, leading to bidding war speculation

Whole Food shares keep rising, leading to bidding war speculation

When Consumerist asked Instacart how the news of Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods could affect the company's current relationship with the grocer, a spokesperson told Consumerist that Instacart has been "committed to helping grocers compete online" from the beginning. Read More