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American Airlines profits drop due to taxes, higher fuel and labor costs

Excluding certain items, the airline earned $1.48 cents a share in the latest quarter. American Airlines Group Inc.'s fourth-quarter revenue rose 1.7% and...


Air Products sees Q2, FY 2017 earnings below consensus

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: " Air Products and Chemicals, Inc ". Argus upgraded shares of Air Products and Chemicals from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and ...


BT Q3 profits fall 37pc from £832m to £526m

BT said 276,000 customers signed up for monthly contracts at EE, the mobile market leader, while churn, or the number of people leaving the network, was low at ...


Why is Tesco buying Booker and what does it mean for shoppers?

Under the terms of the deal, each Booker shareholder will receive 0.861 new Tesco shares and 42.6 pence in cash. This means the shops are independently owned by...


Sensex, Nifty close higher for 4th-straight day; ITC, Wipro decline

The benchmark BSE Sensex climbed 174.32 points or 0.63 percent to 27,882.46, while the broader Nifty index finished 38.50 points or 0.45 percent higher at 8,641...


TransCanada makes new application for Keystone XL

The application comes only days after U.S. President Donald Trump asked the company to reapply and signed an order to help expedite the project. In a release ...


Wynne nixes Toronto tolls, ups gas-tax cash for municipalities

The province has already committed $334.5 million from the provincial gas tax to 99 municipalities across the province. Starting in 2019, the province will in...


What are analysts Suggestions on: Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)

Legal & General Group Plc increased its stake in Applied Materials by 2.0% in the second quarter. Applied Materials makes up approx 0.01% of Kanaly Trust Co's p...


'La La Land' Dominates Oscar Nominations With Record-Tying 14

Actress Ruth Negga received the best actress nomination for her role in "Loving". "Moonlight" led the pack of films of color with 8 nominations, earning a b...


BBB warns of 'Can you hear me?' phone scam

Write down the phone number of those callers violating the Do Not Call Registry and file a scam report with BBB Scam Tracker and the Federal Trade Commission...


Sales of Orwell's Dystopian Classic '1984' Soar After Trump Claims, 'Alternative Facts'

Aldous Huxley's " Brave New World " was at No. 71. By Tuesday afternoon, it had risen to No. 1. Mr Spicer, she said, "gave alternative facts". According to Sp...


#NotInOurName: Protesters to Oppose Trump's Muslim Ban at San Francisco International Airport

Donnelly's ruling doesn't reverse or strike down Trump's entire executive order; it only applies to migrants who were granted visas and were legally able to com...


Trump's Executive Order on Refugees Touches Off a Nationwide Crisis at Airports

A day after signing an executive order implementing the ban immediately, Trump said on Saturday that his crackdown on refugees and citizens from the seven cou...


Rudy Giuliani Admits Trump Asked How to Implment a Muslim Ban Legally

Immigration from Syria and six other predominantly Muslim countries - Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and Yemen - would also be suspended for at least 30 days...


Original Schuyler sisters trio from Hamilton to sing at the Super Bowl

Unfortunately, "Hamilton" star and musical genius Lin-Manuel Miranda won't be joining his former crew, but that's fine, as he's busy with about 100 Hollywood pr...


Starbucks shares slip 4% following soft sales

Despite the softer-than-expected sales, Starbucks posted adjusted earnings of 52 cents per share on $5.73 billion in revenue. The company posted $2.1 billion ...


Worth Watching Stocks: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY)

The company earned $16.40 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $15.75 billion. Several investment firms issued their expert rat...


Dow closes above historic 20000 mark; TSX flirts with intra-day highs

But just as the Dow appeared ready to breach the 20,000 threshold, there was a retreat. The stock was the biggest gainer in the Dow , rising $6.63 to $167.18...


TransCanada asks for new Keystone XL permit

The TransCanada announcement came just two days after President Trump took executive actions to speed the approval process for both the Keystone XL and Da...


Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) earnings reaction history

Orbis Allan Gray Ltd's holdings in Air Products and Chemicals were worth $241,340,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The company is also exposed to currency ...


BT scandal sees profits fall 37%

Quarterly profits at BT have dived 37% after the firm reported an accounting scandal in its Italian division that cost it more than £500m. Gavin Patterson, wh...


Melania Trump appears on Vanity Fair Mexico cover amid political tensions

Melania Trump later called the report "disingenuous" and an example of "dishonest media", leading to a swarm of anti-Semitic attacks against Ioffe, who has Jew...


Worth Watching Stock: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN)

The company's stock has a Return on Assets (ROA) of -2.2 percent, a Return on Equity (ROE) of -11.8 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) of 4.2 percent. Also,...


Sensex up 241 points, Nifty above 8650-level

The Sensex opened higher at 27,761.03 and moved in a range of 27,950.33 and 27,759.48, before quoting 27,949.31 at 1040 hrs, showing a gain of 241.17 points or ...


BJP doesn't have guts to break alliance with Shiv Sena: Congress

In a sharp reaction, the Maharashtra Congress said that Uddhav-Fadnavis are odd bedfellows who realised, albeit late, that the sheet has become too soiled to ...


Taxman's failure to get tough on rich undermines system, say MPs

Malcolm Coury, chief executive of Cambridge-based Dartington Wealth Management, said that simply concentrating on income tax was misguided: "That the super weal...


Sleepy Friday? Not For This Active Stock: Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)

Finally, Advisory Services Network LLC boosted its position in Applied Materials by 3.9% in the third quarter. The stock is presently trading down its SMA-50 of...


Verizon might buy Charter, which just bought Time Warner Cable

They now have a Dollars 54 price target on the stock. The exploration of a Verizon-Charter Communications merger presents interesting questions for the teleco...


Toshiba to sell off part of its memory business

The Kyodo News service quoted unnamed sources as saying Toshiba will sell less than a 20 percent stake in its highly profitable chip business to ensure its ne...


Madigan Files Suit To Block Worker Pay

State Comptroller Susana Mendoza, a Democrat, said on Thursday that her office was working on a plan to meet technical adjustments that a payroll stoppage wou...


Metro Rome's unemployment rate rises to 5.7 percent, NWGA at 5.2 percent

The claims figures tend to be more volatile during weeks around holidays, making seasonal adjustments by the Labor Department more hard. The Georgia Departme...


Teen retailer Wet Seal is suddenly closing all of its stores

The Journal also reports that all those employed with Wet Seal would be out of a job. Longtime teen clothing mainstay Wet Seal is closing all of its more than...


Analyst EPS Estimates Coverage: VMware, Inc. (NYSE:VMW)

The median estimate represents a -0.26% increase from the last price. Dodge & Cox increased its position in Vmware by 29.7% in the second quarter. The stock h...


Google's Word Lens ensures you're not Lost in Translation

The apps ability to instantly translate without internet connection makes it ideal for travelling. Now obviously this wouldn't work for any verbal translation...


Winning Euromillions Ticket Was Sold in Lusk

Staff at Applegreen in Lusk. So did a lucky Louth punter buy the ticket in the station on their way back to the Wee County? Despite rumour and speculation a...