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Business British Airways returns to normal schedule after IT crash
Author: 0 British Airways returns to normal schedule after IT crash

British Airways CEO Alex Cruz posted a number of videos over the weekend apologising for the systems' breakdown. "£100m is the cost of compensation due to those affected and Bott & Co estimate an extra £50m could be due for care and assistance including hotel accommodation for stranded passengers and additional expenses such as couriers for baggage".

Business World risks four-year legal grey zone if Trump quits climate pact
Author: 0 World risks four-year legal grey zone if Trump quits climate pact

A US withdrawal could deepen a rift with USA allies. The other countries now not participating are Nicaragua and Syria. Responding to shouted questions from reporters in the Oval Office, Trump said he had been hearing from people on both sides of the issue, but he declined to indicate whether he had made up his mind.

Author: 0 Let's Get Technical With Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (SKX)

Amerigo Asset Management now owns 4,440,000 shares of the textile maker's stock valued at $121,878,000 after buying an additional 984,929 shares in the last quarter. Vetr upgraded shares of Skechers USA from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $26.28 price objective for the company in a research note on Wednesday, May 3rd.

Business PM Modi leaves for Spain after his Germany visit
Author: 0 PM Modi leaves for Spain after his Germany visit

He described President Rajoy as a visionary leader. Large section of conversation was devoted to terrorism. "India-Spain ties are all set to grow and this will benefit the people of both our nations". "But we can not and should not be satisfied with our achievements and must strive to open new vistas". Spanish government has agreed to his request. India's prime minister said in Berlin Tuesday that his country would be willing to stay Wednesday to the Paris climate agreement even if the ...

Business Trump pulls U.S. from Aust on Paris, trade
Author: 0 Trump pulls U.S. from Aust on Paris, trade

Mr Trump is expected to announce in coming days he will withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate agreement . Stephen Scharper, an associate professor at the School of the Environment at the University of Toronto, says that the United States' membership in the agreement will have little effect on the states and local municipalities within the country which choose to move forward with sustainable economic development, independent of government support.

Author: 0 India growth slows to 7.1% in 2016-17 as demonetisation hits consumption

For the financial year 2016-17, GDP at constant (2011-12) prices came at 7.1 percent, lower than 7.9 percent registered in 2015-16 (revised in February this year from the earlier 7.6 percent). It is being said that that government's demonetisation move played a major role in the slowdown of the economy during the fourth quarter. Growth was also dragged down by construction, manufacturing and trade services.

Author: 0 Christy Clark will stay on as BC premier

New Democrats. NDP leader John Horgan said voters spoke loud and clear on election day - they want a government that works for them, not just those at the top. "We will continue to advocate on behalf of all Albertans and quite frankly all Canadians' economic interests to get that pipeline done". And with the premiers of Alberta and Saskatchewan backing the pipeline , and First Nations and environmentalists still fighting it in the courts and the streets, the only certainty is more ...

Business Trump ruffles feathers by calling Germans 'bad' - on trade
Author: 0 Trump ruffles feathers by calling Germans 'bad' - on trade

U.S. President Donald Trump is in Sicily for his first G7 meeting with world leaders. The rhetoric overlooks that BMW AG, Daimler AG and Volkswagen AG operate some of their biggest factories in the world in southern US states, and the impact that putting a stop to imports would have on the thousands of dealers who sell German vehicles.

Author: 0 Had good interaction with Chancellor Merkel: PM Modi

A second MoU was signed on cooperation in renewable energy. In an editorial this week, Mr. Putin called the two countries "equal partners in worldwide affairs", suggesting that a free trade agreement between the Eurasian Economic Union and India , as well as developing the global North South Transport Corridor would be a part of it.

Business President Trump still undecided on Paris climate accord
Author: 0 President Trump still undecided on Paris climate accord

Environmental groups derided the Trump administration's reported decision . President Barack Obama's administration backed the deal, which was adopted in late 2015 and signed by the US and 195 other countries a year ago. Trump claimed before taking office that climate change was a "hoax" created by the Chinese to hurt the US economy, an assertion that stands in defiance of broad scientific consensus.

Business Aetna in talks to move headquarters from CT
Author: 0 Aetna in talks to move headquarters from CT

Bronin released a statement this afternoon that said, in part, that "fiscally sound, culturally-vibrant metropolitan areas are key to economic growth". He says the company remains committed to its employees at its Hartford campus and hopes to finalize its plans by early summer. Mr. Bronin said the insurer would continue to keep thousands of employees at its current campus in Hartford .

Author: 0 Investors Catching Stocks Schlumberger Limited (SLB)

Fiera Capital Corporation holds 0.06% of its portfolio in Dycom Industries, Inc. The company has grown 32.05% in past 3 months and in the last five trades has moved up 4.60%. State Street Corp increased its position in shares of Schlumberger Limited .by 1.1% in the first quarter. Sanford C. Bernstein reissued a "hold" rating on shares of Schlumberger Limited .in a research report on Thursday, May 4th.

Author: 0 XG Technology, Inc. (XGTI), Synchrony Financial (SYF)

Price to Sale ratio of SYF stands at 1.56 while Price to Book Ratio stands at 1.55. The stock notched a 12-month high of $35.17 while $41.00 target is by far the most aggressive out of analysts who are now evaluating the company, $5.83 higher than the next highest 52-week price estimate.

Business President Trump is expected to pull US from Paris climate accord
Author: 0 President Trump is expected to pull US from Paris climate accord

Musk announced on Twitter Wednesday that he will pull out of Trump's economic advisory council should the president go through with removing the USA from the Paris climate change accord . Trump promised during his presidential campaign to pull the US out of the deal, which was signed by almost 200 nations. Trump's position on the Paris accord was a focal point of last week's G7 summit in Sicily in which leaders of the world's six other largest industrial democracies pressed him ...

Business Trump expected to leave climate deal - but with 'caveats'
Author: 0 Trump expected to leave climate deal - but with 'caveats'

The Trump administration appears likely to ratify the amendment, however. The president's daughter, Ivanka Trump , cautioned him against leaving the deal, along with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Energy Rick Perry. The U.N.'s main Twitter page quotes Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as saying: "Climate change is undeniable". But pulling out of the agreement is popular with Mr.

Author: 0 Marathon Petroleum Corp. announces incremental $3 billion share repurchase authorization

Heminger. Shares for $4.25 million were sold by Gill Charles D. Amato Elizabeth B sold 2,991 shares worth $335,057. About 183,613 shares traded. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in 2016 Q4. Therefore 80% are positive. Marathon Petroleum Corporation on 04/27/2017 reported its EPS as $0.06 with the analysts projecting the EPS of the stock as $-0.05.

Business Trump pulling US out of Paris climate deal, reports say
Author: 0 Trump pulling US out of Paris climate deal, reports say

The comments came after media reports said Trump would withdraw from the global agreement to curb emissions. While Trump reportedly has chose to pull out, he has not yet made his mind up exactly how to do so, according to Axios . Hill Democrats weren't the only ones outraged over Trump's expected decision. The Sierra Club said a USA withdrawal from the Paris deal would be a "historic mistake".

Business See the World's Biggest Airplane Roll Out for the First Time
Author: 0 See the World's Biggest Airplane Roll Out for the First Time

Test flights were supposed to begin in 2016 , but that deadline came and went. Like the Virgin Galactic's WhiteKnight Two carrier aircraft, the Stratolaunch is created to take off with a satellite launch vehicle, and fly to the approximate cruising altitude to release the launch vehicle and return for landing, while the rocket fires and orbits the satellite.

Author: 0 Dale Earnhardt Jr. seeks breakthrough in Charlotte

Johnson, Joey Logano and Ryan Newman were among the front-runners to try the same strategy and while they faded, Dillon was able to stay ahead to take his first Cup win. Larson got as high as third during the race before scraping the wall with 153 laps left and needing three trips to the pits to correct the problems, falling to 23rd.

Business Palo Alto Surges 12% as FYQ3 Easily Beats, Q4 View Higher
Author: 0 Palo Alto Surges 12% as FYQ3 Easily Beats, Q4 View Higher

Wunderlich reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $190.00 target price on shares of Palo Alto Networks in a research report on Friday, March 3rd. Swiss Fincl Bank holds 247,100 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. David and Tom just revealed what they believe are the 10 best stocks for investors to buy right now. and Palo Alto Networks wasn't one of them! Schroder Mngmt Gru has 31,272 shares.

Author: 0 Trump Has Multiple Escape Routes From Paris Climate Accord

A White House official said Wednesday that there could be "caveats in the language" announcing a withdrawal, leaving open the possibility that his decision isn't final. If it happens, it would be very bad for the world's efforts to combat climate change (see " Exiting Paris Climate Accords Would Exact a Steep Global Cost ").

Author: 0 White House communications director Mike Dubke quits after 3 months

Dubke wrote in a statement that it had been an honor to serve Trump and "my distinct pleasure to work side by side, day by day with the staff of the communications and press departments". Jared Kushner , the president's son-in-law and senior adviser, was looking for a direct line to President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia - a search that in mid-December found him in a room with a Russian banker whose financial institution was deeply intertwined with Russian intelligence, and remains under ...

Author: 0 Men probing Ivanka Trump brands in China arrested, missing

Hua Haifeng was detained in Jiangxi province on suspicion of illegally using eavesdropping equipment, according to Li Qiang , executive director of China Labor Watch . He noted the activists were probing two factories owned by major footwear producer Huajian Group - one in the city of Dongguan in southern Guangdong province, the other in Jiangxi's Ganzhou.

Author: 0 Increases Hays plc (HAS) Price Target to GBX 140.80

Shares of Just Eat PLC (JE) traded up 2.99% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 671.50. (NYSE:TIF) has risen 46.84% since May 31, 2016 and is uptrending. Whitnell And stated it has 572 shares or 0% of all its holdings. The institutional investor held 226,971 shares of the telecommunications equipment company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $5.55M, down from 348,891 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Author: 0 Trump pulling U.S. out of Paris climate deal: Axios

The answer might finally emerge in the next few days. The Administration has already caused huge damage to U.S climate leadership. Withdrawing would leave the United States aligned only with Russian Federation among the world's industrialized economies in rejecting action to combat climate change.

Business Hunter College student gets graduation ceremony on NYC subway
Author: 0 Hunter College student gets graduation ceremony on NYC subway

When Hunter College student Jerich Alcantara got stuck on the subway and missed his own graduation, commuters came together to give him one on the train. "After 45 minutes, I knew I was already late, but I kept hoping that I'd at least make it to walking the stage". But thanks to the combined efforts of friends and strangers, he was able to get his graduation experience - and still had a pretty good crowd to watch him get awarded his diploma.

Business Among the job cuts at The New York Times, the public editor
Author: 0 Among the job cuts at The New York Times, the public editor

With this in mind, the public editor job, created in the wake of 2003's Jayson Blair plagiarism scandal, was perhaps always in peril. She'll leave Friday, the Huffington Post reported . "A relationship that fundamental can not be outsourced to a single intermediary", Sulzberger wrote". "Our business requires that we must all seek to hold ourselves accountable to our readers", Sulzberger wrote.

Business Ford Appoints Jim Hackett As CEO; Announces Key Leadership Changes
Author: 0 Ford Appoints Jim Hackett As CEO; Announces Key Leadership Changes

These corporate positional changes are due to Executive Chairman Bill Ford as well as the rest of the board losing confidence in Field's leadership over the company. Ford's stock has fallen nearly 37 percent over Field's three years as CEO. Fields will be replaced by Jim Hackett , the chairman of the Ford's forward-looking Smart Mobility division.

Author: 0 Wary Of North Korea, US Destroys Mock Warhead Over The Pacific

The defence agency said that the ground-based interceptor missile which was sacked from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Southern California smashed into a target launched from the Marshall Islands, and destroyed it. THAAD anti-missile system had been brought into the country, his spokesman said on Tuesday. "North Korea has expanded the size and the sophistication of its ballistic missile forces from close-range ballistic missiles to intercontinental ballistic missiles", he said.

Author: 0 Poll dive hits British PM's election battle

According to the constituency-by-constituency poll, on June 8 the Tories can expect a total of 310 seats - 16 short of a majority - while Labour would scoop 257. Campaigning in the city of Bath in England's West Country, May was asked about the YouGov poll which dominated the front page of the Times newspaper in London .

Business England beat South Africa by 72 runs in first ODI
Author: 0 England beat South Africa by 72 runs in first ODI

England captain Eoin Morgan's century helped the hosts to a decent total of 339 for six against South Africa in a one-day global at Headingley on Wednesday as they began their domestic summer campaign. The three-match series is a warm-up for both teams ahead of the Champions Trophy , starting June 1. Morgan's 107 was a real captain's contribution, paced intelligently over 93 balls and punctuated with five muscular sixes and seven fours.

Author: 0 UK Conservatives extend lead to 10 points over Labour: Kantar poll

The pound fell below $1.28 Wednesday, its lowest level in more than a month, after pollster YouGov suggested Britain could be headed for a hung Parliament in which no party has an overall majority. The YouGov research, based on 50,000 interviews, allowed for big variations in the outcome of the election , ranging from a Tory total number of seats as high as 345 to as low as 274.

Business OPEC and other nations poised to extend output cuts
Author: 0 OPEC and other nations poised to extend output cuts

Major oil producers, including Opec lead by Saudi Arabia and a dozen non-members led by top oil producer Russian Federation, which reduced output in tandem from January, will stick o those reduced levels till march next year. The two sides chose to remove about 1.8 million barrels per day ( bpd ) from the market in the first half of 2017 - equal to 2 percent of global production, taking October 2016 as the baseline month for reductions.

Author: 0 CNN Drops Kathy Griffin For 'Disturbing' Depiction Of Trump's Head

In a tweet , Trump said Griffin should be "ashamed" of herself for having participated in the shoot, which he denounced with a succinct "Sick! ". President Donald Trump posted on Twitter Wednesday morning to say that the photo had upset his family, especially his youngest son.

Business Reps propose compulsory review of minimum wage every five years
Author: 0 Reps propose compulsory review of minimum wage every five years

But the nature of work is also changing. Instead, they'd support policies, like direct job creation and training programs, that help ensure these workers can realize their potential. Now it is only available to employees at companies with more than 50 people, but proposed legislation would ensure all employees in the province get 10 days per year, two of them paid.

Author: 0 OPEC extends output cut for 9 months

The price of oil has fallen by about 5%, despite oil-producing nations agreeing to extend production cuts for a further nine months. The problem for OPEC is that while crude sits substantially below the highs of around $100 a barrel reached in 2014, it is high enough to bring back into the market USA producers who eased back as prices tumbled past year.

Business Were Analysts Bearish National Retail Properties, Inc. (NYSE:NNN) This Week?
Author: 0 Were Analysts Bearish National Retail Properties, Inc. (NYSE:NNN) This Week?

AEW Capital Management L P raised its stake in Retail Properties of America by 17.1% in the first quarter. About 11,202 shares traded. Finemark Bancorporation Tru holds 0.01% or 2,100 shares. Finally, Zacks Investment Research downgraded National Retail Properties from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Thursday, February 2nd.

Author: 0 Crown Castle International Corp. (NYSE:CCI) Achieve New Highs

The company has market cap of $45.53 billion. About 377,791 shares traded. (REIT) (NYSE: CCI ) has risen 11.07% since May 29, 2016 and is uptrending. The ROIC 5 year average is 0.092203 and the ROIC Quality ratio is 7.658751. Investors sentiment increased to 1.45 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.24, from 1.44 in 2016Q3. (REIT) were worth $4,706,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Author: 0 United States Steel's (X) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Longbow Research

Omega Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of United States Steel during the third quarter worth about $1,886,000. On average, equities analysts forecast that United States Steel will post $1.05 EPS for the current year. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 8th. 04/28/2017 - United States Steel Corporation was downgraded to "underperform" by analysts at Macquarie.

Business Payless ShoeSource could close another 400 stores in bankruptcy
Author: 0 Payless ShoeSource could close another 400 stores in bankruptcy

The Kansas-based chain, founded in 1956, now operates 4,400 stores in 30 countries, including 3,600 in North America. Taken together, the 800-some locations would represent about 20% of Payless' total locations worldwide. and Puerto Rico, and we are also seeking the authority to close up to an additional 296 stores in those regions", said Spreer. In that respect, the plan reflects a club in negotiating with landlords that have refused to budge.

Author: 0 $0.38 EPS Expected for Columbus McKinnon Corp. (CMCO)

It improved, as 12 investors sold AINV shares while 40 reduced holdings. Separately, Zacks Investment Research lowered Columbus McKinnon Corp. from a "hold" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research note on Monday, January 30th. Columbus McKinnon Corp.'s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 16.67%. Therefore 67% are positive. Columbus McKinnon Corporation has a 52-week low of 13.80 and a 52-week high of 29.23.

Business Hewlett Packard Enterprise posts loss in 2nd qtr vs year-ago profit
Author: 0 Hewlett Packard Enterprise posts loss in 2nd qtr vs year-ago profit

YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC now owns 6,257 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $117,000 after buying an additional 675 shares in the last quarter. It has a dividend yield of 1.40% and a 5 year dividend growth rate of 0.00%. The company noted that total revenue for "future HPE ", which excludes the software and services businesses it is separating in a series of "spin-mergers", were up 1%, year over year.

Author: 0 General Electric Company (GE) Stake Lowered by Argus Investors Counsel Inc

As per Friday, October 23, the company rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse. The firm has "Market Perform" rating by Cowen & Co given on Tuesday, June 7. Tanaka Cap Mgmt Inc accumulated 2.34% or 31,640 shares. Mckinley Capital Ltd Liability Company Delaware owns 0.09% invested in Ebix Inc (NASDAQ:EBIX) for 39,983 shares.

Author: 0 Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES) Receives An Update From Brokers

Gabelli Funds LLC owned about 0.11% of Hess Corp . worth $17,235,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 4 million shares a day, this signifies a pretty significant change over the norm.

Author: 0 Most Active mover Update on Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC)

Jpmorgan Chase & Com owns 5.41 million shares. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. About 3 shares traded. Company insiders own 0.09% of the company's stock. At the time of writing, the First Call consensus price target for the company is $39.90. The company was downgraded on Monday, November 14 by Sandler O'Neill.