Comcast Tries to Pluck 21st Century Fox From Disney

Comcast also may make a play for all of the Fox assets that Disney wants, sources have told Reuters . James Murdoch , the 21st Century Fox chief executive, is planning to strike out on his own if Fox's pending deal to sell much of the company ... More..

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by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Oil exceeds USA $70 in the United States by tension with Iran

Crude at US$60 to US$65 a barrel is "suitable", an Iranian official said on Sunday, signaling a split with fellow OPEC member Saudi Arabia, which is said to be aiming for US$80 oil. Brent crude, the global...More..

Warren Buffett Owns 5 Percent of Apple. He'd Like to Own More
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Warren Buffett Owns 5 Percent of Apple. He'd Like to Own More

Book value, which measures assets minus liabilities, also took a hit from falling stock prices, falling 0.3 percent to $211,184 per Class A share, even though Buffett boosted his stake in Apple Inc (AAPL.O) b...More..

Sonam Kapoor's intimate mehandi ceremony: All the pictures you need to see
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Sonam Kapoor's intimate mehandi ceremony: All the pictures you need to see

Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja . Although Sonam never made her relationship with Anand official, her social media handle did all the talking. So the couple met each other through her and very soon fell in love....More..

Apple hits record high after Berkshire increases stake
by | Sunday, May 06, 2018

Apple hits record high after Berkshire increases stake

Apple is the exception to his rule, clearly he feels comfortable enough that he understands the company and its business to have made such a sizeable call on it given that its shares now represent nearly a quar...More..

Pre-race favorite Kentucky Derby horse trained in NCFL
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Pre-race favorite Kentucky Derby horse trained in NCFL

While fillies are allowed to compete in the Derby and the other Triple Crown races, relatively few do so. "We just wanted to get him out and have him stretch his legs", said trainer Aidan O'Brien's head tra...More..

Flipkart Board Finally Approves $15 Billion Deal with Walmart for 75% Stake
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Flipkart Board Finally Approves $15 Billion Deal with Walmart for 75% Stake

SoftBank will sell its 20%+ stake as part of the transaction, while Google-parent Alphabet is likely to participate in the investment. A Walmart-Flipkart deal could lead to more intense price competition, re...More..

BP Profits Surge as Output Grows, but Debt Rises
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

BP Profits Surge as Output Grows, but Debt Rises

BP said its upstream operations - which cover exploration and production - enjoyed the best quarter since the third quarter of 2014, with underlying profits more than doubling to $3.2bn (£2.3bn). BP has chosen ...More..

StormTrack Weather: Warm temps. return for weekend
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

StormTrack Weather: Warm temps. return for weekend

The increase in wind speeds and warmer temperatures will result in a high fire danger across the region. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. A chance of...More..

by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Drilling Down Into Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

The stock is now showing negative return of -1.19% throughout last week and witnessed declining return of -4.33% in one month period. Investors sentiment decreased to 1 in 2017 Q4. As per Monday, August 24, t...More..

Subway closing 500 stores in United States
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Subway closing 500 stores in United States

In North America we are implementing an aggressive revitalization plan, which we expect to result in the closing, consolidation or relocation of a few hundred locations in 2018. Greco said Subway had been hurt ...More..

by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Ford plans $11.5 billion in extra cuts, killing several U.S. sedans

Ford said its net income in the quarter was up almost 9.5%, to US$1.74bn, or US$0.43 a share, from US$1.59bn, or US$0.40 a share. The automaker says it made $1.74 billion, or 43 cents per share, compared ...More..

Meek Mill Is Free! Gets Standing Ovation At 76ers Game
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Meek Mill Is Free! Gets Standing Ovation At 76ers Game

Meek Mill has finally been released from prison . "In the meantime, I plan to work closely with my legal team to overturn this unwarranted conviction and look forward to reuniting with my family and resuming ...More..

by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Summary of Saga plc (LON:SAGA) Ratings on April 26, 2018

Peel Hunt reissued their hold rating on shares of Persimmon (LON:PSN) in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. LAUDER RONALD S FOUNDATION also sold $2.27 million worth of The Estée Lauder Co...More..

Brokerages Expect Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $11.58 Billion
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Brokerages Expect Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $11.58 Billion

CAT outperformed by 49.08% the S&P 500. Big Money Sentiment increased to 1.13 in Q4 2017. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.73, a current ratio of 1.35 and a quick ratio of 0.97. (NYSE:CAT) earned ...More..

The US may mitigate sanctions against Russian aluminum giant Rusal
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

The US may mitigate sanctions against Russian aluminum giant Rusal

On April 6, the US Department of Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) imposed sanctions against seven Russian oligarchs, their 12 companies and 17 senior Russian government officials, among others...More..

Danish inventor sentenced to life for murder of Swedish journalist
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Danish inventor sentenced to life for murder of Swedish journalist

According to the BBC , that was the last time that Wall was ever seen alive . Over the course of the 11-day trial, spread over seven weeks, prosecutors presented their case in often horrific detail. She als...More..

Takeda's stretch for Shire lets rivals limber up
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Takeda's stretch for Shire lets rivals limber up

Accordingly, the Board will engage in discussions with Takeda in relation to these terms. If Takeda's bid is successful, the takeover would be the biggest ever by a Japanese company. "This huge acquisitio...More..

Stourbridge man raises £5000 after running London Marathon
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Stourbridge man raises £5000 after running London Marathon

He crossed the finish line with a time of 2:06.32, beating a British record of 33 years, which was previously set by Steve Jones. In the men's race, Olympic marathon champion Kipchoge dominated from start to ...More..

Southwest Airline Flights Cancelled Due to Engine Inspections
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Southwest Airline Flights Cancelled Due to Engine Inspections

Southwest Airline customers dealt with travel troubles due to emergency engine inspections. Once the inspections are completed, CFM recommended to repeat the process every 3,000 cycles - about two years in ai...More..

by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Are Analysts Bullish about Admiral Group plc (LON:ADM) after last week?

Natl Bank Of America Corp De holds 0% or 42,669 shares in its portfolio. Susquehanna Group Inc Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0% in Schroders plc (LON:SDR). On Thursday, April 19 the stock of GB Gro...More..

Herberger's from the beginning - to the end
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Herberger's from the beginning - to the end

A hoped-for sale to a couple of mall owners didn't pan out, so this week Bon-Ton went to a bankruptcy auction and there were only two bidders - both liquidators. In addition, all sales personnel at the affected...More..

IRS Extends Tax Deadline After Payment Website Fails
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

IRS Extends Tax Deadline After Payment Website Fails

While there is no official estimate yet of how many people of how many people are affected by Tuesday's outage, a year ago the IRS received about 50 million returns on the last day of the 2016 tax filing se...More..

Higher Subscriber Growth for Netflix, Shares Pricey
by | Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Higher Subscriber Growth for Netflix, Shares Pricey

The company posted a first-quarter revenue of $3.7bn, up from $2.6bn year-over-year. The company confirmed that it will spend between $7.5 and $8 billion this year on content, there isn't much else to announce....More..

Jasper County school superintendent leaving district June 30
by | Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Jasper County school superintendent leaving district June 30

The next regular meeting of the board is set for 6 p.m. "People have been willing to listen to some unique and sometimes insane ideas to do good things for our kids", he said. McIlroy thanked members of the c...More..