• Dow surges 115 points, breaks above 24000 ahead of Senate tax vote
Dow surges 115 points, breaks above 24000 ahead of Senate tax vote

The S&P 500 fell one point, or less than 0.1%, to 2626. The Dow Jones industrial average closed 255.93 points higher at 23,836.71, with JPMorgan Chase leading advancers. A clutch of data also helped sentiment. On a total return basis, this is the 13th straight month of gains. On the Nasdaq, 1,567 issues rose and 895 fell.

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  • Kellogg's cereals' sugar content to be slashed in anti-obesity drive
Kellogg's cereals' sugar content to be slashed in anti-obesity drive

The cereal will decrease in sugar by 40 per cent from 30g per 100g to 17g. The announcement is part of an effort to reduce obesity and related type 2 diabetes figures across the United Kingdom, which sugar contributes towards. Coco Pops will have a new recipe by July 2018. While salt has been reduced in Kellogg's cereals by 58% since 1999, from...

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  • India's GDP growth recovers to 6.3% in second quarter of FY18
India's GDP growth recovers to 6.3% in second quarter of FY18

India's chief statistician T.C.A. Anant described the bounce back as "encouraging". India's economic growth in the second quarter (July-September) of current fiscal rose to 6.3 per cent compared to 5.7 per cent in first quarter (April-June).

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  • Oops: American Airlines Accidentally Let Too Many Pilots Take Off The Holidays
Oops: American Airlines Accidentally Let Too Many Pilots Take Off The Holidays

American Airlines spokesman Matt Miller told CNBC that the airline was working on the problem and expected to avoid cancellations during the holidays. The airline scheduled too many pilots for vacation, leading it to cancel hundreds of flights. Could be bad news for anyone flying with this airline.

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  • Daily Mail owner's shares drop 25pc after it falls to a loss
Daily Mail owner's shares drop 25pc after it falls to a loss

The company maintained a cautious outlook going forward, saying that advertising revenues are "likely to remain volatile" in the DMG Media division and that it expects the current declines in newspaper circulation volumes to continue. "[DMGT's guidance] suggests the group will have flattish underlying revenue growth vs our expectation pre-today of ...

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  • The Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Shares Bought by Becker Capital Management Inc
The Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Shares Bought by Becker Capital Management Inc

NY's portfolio, making the stock its 2nd largest holding. The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency is now weighing an enforcement action against Wells Fargo related to problems in its mortgage and auto insurance operations, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday.

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  • Sterling soars on Brexit breakthrough
Sterling soars on Brexit breakthrough

The Pound Euro ( GBP EUR) exchange rate continued to punch higher this morning on hopes that the United Kingdom is finally making progress in Brexit negotiations. Shares in Aviva rose 2.6% after the insurer increased its targets for growth and dividend payouts. The company reported a loss of £112m after writing down the value of some of it...

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  • Amazon scored biggest sales day in history on Cyber Monday
Amazon scored biggest sales day in history on Cyber Monday

That compares with Amazon's share of 38 percent of the market in the same period past year. Those customers' dollars are adding up, and quickly. Over what Amazon calls the "Turkey 5"-Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday-Jeff Wilke, CEO of Amazon's retail business, said that customers ordered "hundreds of millions of products from toys to fashi...

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  • United Kingdom house price growth weaker than expected in November
United Kingdom house price growth weaker than expected in November

The average house price in November was £209,988. High employment and low mortgage rates, as well as lack of supply in housing, is helping to support demand, but prices are being held back by the squeeze on household incomes that is keeping the rate of growth in a narrow range.

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  • Stocks extend losses on F&O expiry, GDP data
Stocks extend losses on F&O expiry, GDP data

At the close, the 30-share benchmark index, BSE Sensex ended flat with a decline of 15.83 points or 0.05% at 33,602.76 with 16 components registering drop. Markets saw a big correction today as caution gripped D-Street ahead of GDP data release. As per provisional data, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) sold shares worth Rs 859.27 crore yester...

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  • Reaching 10% growth rate is challenging, says Arun Jaitley
Reaching 10% growth rate is challenging, says Arun Jaitley

Moody's Investors Services recently upgraded India's sovereign rating for the first time in almost 14 years, saying the country was poised for fast growth because of wide-ranging economic and institutional reforms by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.

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  • LEVEL to Fly Between Montreal and Paris
LEVEL to Fly Between Montreal and Paris

The carrier will operate thrice-weekly flights to Guadeloupe starting September 3 and four weekly flights from Orly to Newark on September 4. New York (Newark) rounds out the new flight roster with four weekly flights from September 4. Level's Paris flights will be operated by staff who now work for IAG's French airline OpenSkies , which is base...

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  • Judge Postpones Uber/Waymo Trial After New Allegations of Spying by Uber
Judge Postpones Uber/Waymo Trial After New Allegations of Spying by Uber

Waymo has estimated damages in the case at about $1.9 billion and wants to curtail Uber's self-driving vehicle program, which Waymo says uses its technology. In her testimony, Padilla said the employee, Richard Jacobs, was trying to extort money from the company and there was no merit to his claims. He delayed the trial in order to give Waymo's law...

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  • Earnings Analysis Of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL)
Earnings Analysis Of United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL)

The monthly performance exhibited a rate of 9.37% with an annual performance rate of 43.20%. United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE: UAL ) has risen 77.19% since November 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Shares of PBCT have increased 7.47% in the past three monthswhile the S&P 500 has gained 0.89% in that time. (NYSE: UAL ) gained 1.86% with the closin...

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  • Handling fame without support hard: Margot Robbie on 'I, Tonya'
Handling fame without support hard: Margot Robbie on 'I, Tonya'

Robbie hails from Australia, and has said it can be hard spending so much time in Hollywood as she "misses" her family. Besides, Robbie is very enthusiastic about Harley now, telling Variety she loves the character because "every character I play, I don't feel like myself and that's why I like doing it".

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  • Going Through the Chart for Southwestern Energy Company (SWN)
Going Through the Chart for Southwestern Energy Company (SWN)

This volatility measure use for multipurpose in judging the underlying price momentum as well as the rate of change in SWN's price. The RSI oscillates on a scale from 0 to 100. The firm had revenue of $737.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $773.99 million. The firm owned $91.82 million shares of the company's stock...

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  • EPA Hears Worries About Climate In Heart Of Coal Country
EPA Hears Worries About Climate In Heart Of Coal Country

The hearings in Charleston were the only ones scheduled so far by the EPA on the proposed repeal. A number of grassroots environment and public health organizations spoke against the repeal, while friends of coal rallied. One of them, Stanley Sturgill, a 72 year old retired coal miner, who says he suffers from black lung disease, travelled three ho...

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  • Growth Analysis of Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA)
Growth Analysis of Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA)

This is the current Price divided by Cash Flow Per Share for the trailing twelve months. Investors may be interested in viewing the Gross Margin score on shares of Axalta Coating Systems Ltd . Of those analysts, 8 rate stock as a Strong Buy, 5 rate it as Hold, and just 1 analyst rates it as a Moderate Sell. In case of Revenue Estimates, 11 ana...

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  • Not in my hands to bring down onion prices, says Paswan
Not in my hands to bring down onion prices, says Paswan

As the consumers continue to bear the brunt of the rising prices of onions, Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on Wednesday expressed governmnet's helplessness in controlling the prices. "I don't have an answer if you ask me when and how will it go down", he said. The onion rates at Lasalgoan, which sends price signal to other cities, have co...

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  • Fed should continue to raise rates slowly, Williams says
Fed should continue to raise rates slowly, Williams says

Still, the wage increases reported in the survey were described as "modest or moderate". Ms. Yellen said the run-off of that balance sheet has proceeded smoothly so far, and the Fed doesn't foresee any need to alter the program. Treasury bond yields and the dollar were firm through midday. "The case for raising interest rates at our next meeting ...

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  • American Airlines Glitch Could Strand Thousands Of Holiday Flights
American Airlines Glitch Could Strand Thousands Of Holiday Flights

On their Twitter feed, American Airlines responded to several inquiries about the news by saying the airline had no plans to cancel flights. Thousands of American Airlines flights now don't have pilots or crews this holiday season due to a scheduling error, according to the airline's union.

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  • BuzzFeed Sheds 100 Jobs, Moves President Greg Coleman Into Unspecified Role
BuzzFeed Sheds 100 Jobs, Moves President Greg Coleman Into Unspecified Role

With its listicles, quizzes and clickable fare, blended with an increasing original video offering and serious enterprise reporting , BuzzFeed was considered to be a digital brand capable of surmounting many of headwinds hitting other sites.

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  • BWM's looking for partners to go small and electric
BWM's looking for partners to go small and electric

BMW said it is planning to launch a new electric model of the Mini in 2019. "There's no final conclusion on it". Great Wall Motor Co, the Chinese automaker, said last month it is in discussions with BMW about a possible venture to build the Mini's in China.

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