• The Pope's Lamborghini ended up selling for $1.2 million
The Pope's Lamborghini ended up selling for $1.2 million

The Pope put the finishing touches to the vehicle by signed the bonnet. A custom-built 2018 Lamborghini Huracan coupe autographed by Pope Francis raised almost $1 million at a Sotheby's auction May 12 in Monaco. RM Sotheby's recently had this very Lamborghini roll across their stage at their Monaco auction . Picture: Pope Francis autogra...

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  • President Trump turns the sanctions screw on Iran
President Trump turns the sanctions screw on Iran

Iran's foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif held talks with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi in Beijing on Sunday. Part of the flaw with the Iran deal that President Donald Trump rejected was it enticed Europe and the USA into economic relations with Iran that would work against holding the country accountable for violations of the a...

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  • Japan Airlines to start budget carrier ahead of 2020 Olympics
Japan Airlines to start budget carrier ahead of 2020 Olympics

While the new airline's name has not been decided (or at least announced) yet, it has become clear that Japan Airlines aims to start the new airline's operations during the 2020 summer schedule - or roughly two years from now. The new long-distance carrier is a totally different proposition from Jetstar Japan , which "is purely short-distance", ...

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  • Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI) Rises 0.2% for May 13
Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI) Rises 0.2% for May 13

In terms of CCI levels, S&P Capital Markets ETF SPDR (KCE) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of -60.99. Cape Cod Five Cents Savings Bank now owns 7,507 shares of the company's stock valued at $2,003,000 after acquiring an additional 214 shares during the last quarter.

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  • Schlumberger (SLB) Position Raised by Edge Advisors LLC
Schlumberger (SLB) Position Raised by Edge Advisors LLC

The institutional investor held 523,812 shares of the oilfield services and equipment company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $35.30M, up from 451,491 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Following the completion of the purchase, the insider now owns 30,482 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,959,992.60. Another trade for 3,00...

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  • Northern Cross LLC Increased Schlumberger LTD (SLB) Stake by $176.71 Million
Northern Cross LLC Increased Schlumberger LTD (SLB) Stake by $176.71 Million

Strategic investors have taken a closer look of late at shares of Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB). It has underperformed by 27.83% the S&P500. Mason Hawkins increased its stake in Belmond Ltd Class A (BEL) by 41.25% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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  • Investors are Looking at Technical Levels on Shares of Cincinnati Financial (CINF)
Investors are Looking at Technical Levels on Shares of Cincinnati Financial (CINF)

On 5/4/2017 NYSE: UPS - United Parcel Service announced a quarterly dividend of $0.83 3.09% with an ex dividend date of 5/11/2017 which will be payable on 5/31/2017. UPS underperformed by 14.04% the S&P 500. Interocean Capital Llc, which manages about $885.53 million and $745.54M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Boeing Co (NYSE:BA) by...

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  • Chipotle fired her for alleged theft. Now it owes her $8 million
Chipotle fired her for alleged theft. Now it owes her $8 million

Her bosses claimed to have witnessed the theft via surveillance footage, but when Ortiz asked to see the evidence, she was told the video had been destroyed for unknown reasons. The panel ruled that Ortiz was the victim of a scheme to defame her for filing a worker's compensation claim for a job-related injury to her wrist. The jury deliberated f...

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  • Centrica 'on track to achieve targets'
Centrica 'on track to achieve targets'

In a trading update released today, it confirmed that 62,000 customers had switched away in the first four months of 2018 as a result of "high levels of competitive intensity". The move will, however, deliver ongoing interest savings of around £35mln per year over the first four years and total lifetime savings of around £300mln.

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  • Northern Oil and Gas (NOG) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.19
Northern Oil and Gas (NOG) Earns Media Impact Rating of 0.19

The Volatility 12m of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. Now we move forward to see the historical returns of Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. which is U.S. based stock. Checking in on some valuation rankings, Nostrum Oil & Gas PLC (LSE:NOG) has a Value Composite score of 25. (NOG) has a RSI reading of 71.29. To measure stock performance since start of the yea...

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  • Iran deal exit threatens Americans' tax cut savings
Iran deal exit threatens Americans' tax cut savings

Oil prices rose on Monday as OPEC reported that the global oil glut has been virtually eliminated, while US crude's discount to global benchmark Brent widened to more than $7, its deepest in five months. I remain skeptical that Kim will ever give up his hard-won nukes and missiles, even for an ironclad US promise never to attack or seek regime chan...

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  • Summary of Spirent Communications plc (LON:SPT) Ratings on May 13, 2018
Summary of Spirent Communications plc (LON:SPT) Ratings on May 13, 2018

North Star Investment Mgmt Corp reported 1,037 shs or 0% of all its holdings. Eaton Vance Mngmt accumulated 9,802 shs or 0% of the stock. Royal Natl Bank Of Canada has invested 0% in President Energy Plc (LON:PPC). The stock of S&U plc (LON:SUS) earned "Buy" rating by Shore Capital on Tuesday, March 28. Peel Hunt maintained it with "Buy" rating and...

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  • CBS, Viacom had agreed on price for deal before lawsuit, sources say
CBS, Viacom had agreed on price for deal before lawsuit, sources say

Now National Amusements fires back with a statement saying it is "outraged" by CBS's lawsuit and the allegations that Shari Redstone is using heavy-handed tactics to force a marriage of the two companies. Sticking points in the negotiations included leadership structure for the combined company. A renewed effort in recent months had CBS o...

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  • IShares PHLX Semiconductor ETF (SOXX) Short Interest Up 60.0% in April
IShares PHLX Semiconductor ETF (SOXX) Short Interest Up 60.0% in April

The RSI was developed by J. Welles Wilder, and it oscillates between 0 and 100. When charted, the RSI can serve as a visual means to monitor historical and current strength or weakness in a certain market. The RSI operates in a range-bound area with values between 0 and 100. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 2,129 shares of the exchange traded fund's stock...

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  • Women help build homes with Habitat for Humanity to celebrate Mother's Day
Women help build homes with Habitat for Humanity to celebrate Mother's Day

Some of the women working on the homes will be moving in when construction is finished like Kristina Muldoon. "I had a hard time trying to find affordable housing, and decent affordable housing as well, because, as we know, it's hard to live in Charlottesville without having that extra income or having an extra job", says Turner.

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  • SpaceX's upgraded rocket soars with satellite for Bangladesh
SpaceX's upgraded rocket soars with satellite for Bangladesh

Hawthorne-based SpaceX Thursday afternoon will launch an upgraded and what it's calling a "final version" of its Falcon 9 rocket to boost Bangladesh's first communications satellite into orbit. The block 5 upgrades are created to meet the stringent safety requirements for such missions. SpaceX has re-launched 11 first stage boosters to date...

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  • HSBC claims first trade transaction with blockchain
HSBC claims first trade transaction with blockchain

The bank issues a letter of credit for the USA food and agriculture firm Cargill . HSBC used a platform called Corda , which was developed by the blockchain start-up R3, a New York-based firm that leads a consortium of over 200 firms to build and use blockchain technology.

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  • Wholesale Inflation Accelerates To 3.18% In April
Wholesale Inflation Accelerates To 3.18% In April

After easing for three straight months, retail inflation accelerated to 4.58 percent in April mainly driven by faster rises in prices of food and fuel products , government data showed on Monday. Primary articles, which accounts for more than a fifth of the entire wholesale price index, grew 1.41 percent in April from 1.03 percent year a percent...

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  • Macron calls friend Trump, angry over his Iran nuclear move
Macron calls friend Trump, angry over his Iran nuclear move

The diplomatic campaign for keeping the nuclear agreement in place comes a few days after Trump defied protests and last-minute lobbying by his European partners and unilaterally chose to withdraw from the historic nuclear accord and impose new sanctions on Tehran.

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  • Facebook Suspends 200 Apps In Data Misuse Investigation
Facebook Suspends 200 Apps In Data Misuse Investigation

This is what GSR, the company founded by Cambridge academic Aleksandr Kogan, used in order to gain data from about 87 million people - which it is alleged to have passed on to Cambridge Analytica . "To date, thousands of apps have been investigated and around 200 have been suspended - pending a thorough investigation into whether they did in fact ...

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  • Collision at Istanbul airport damages plane
Collision at Istanbul airport damages plane

At the Istanbul airport Ataturk aircraft collided with a South Korean Asiana Airlines and Turkish Airlines, according to the newspaper Cumhuriyet. As of yet, there has been no injuries reported. Asiana said it is investigating the cause of the accident and that it will send another plane from Incheon Monday afternoon to transport the passengers...

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  • Oil price falls as EU, Asia resist U.S. pressure
Oil price falls as EU, Asia resist U.S. pressure

Even so, crude oil prices are inching higher, adding to multi-year highs; WTI now +0.1% at $70.79/bbl, Brent +0.4% at $77.42/bbl. Global economic growth forecasts were left unchanged at a 3.8% overall GDP increase for the year, while OPEC revised up its world oil demand estimate by 25,000 bbl/day to 1.65m bbl/day for 2018 on the back of firmer ...

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  • AAA monitoring possible gas price spikes from re-imposed Iran sanctions
AAA monitoring possible gas price spikes from re-imposed Iran sanctions

Including the change in gas prices in Arizona during the past week, prices yesterday were 60.8 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 19.5 cents per gallon higher than a month ago . Las Vegas- $3.24/g, up 3.0 cents per gallon from last week's $3.21/g. That was followed by Tallahassee and Fort Lauderdale where prices stood...

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  • Nirav Modi Named As
Nirav Modi Named As "Wanted Accused" In First Chargesheet On PNB Scam

Following this, the accused will not be able seek bail. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI ) has filed its first chargesheet today against diamantaire Nirav Modi and 24 other accused, including former CEO and MD of Punjab National Bank (PNB), Usha in the multi-crore PNB fraud case.

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  • West Bengal panchayat polls: Voting begins, violence and booth capturing reported
West Bengal panchayat polls: Voting begins, violence and booth capturing reported

Banerjee said her government has taken steps to ensure that the law and order remains normal during the rural polls. At least six people have been killed in poll-related violence in West Bengal . The voters later on lodged a police complaint. The opposition CPI (M) and BJP had accused the TMC of terrorising voters and hurling bombs outside polling...

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