by | September 22, 2017 | 03:12

The environmental group pulled off the stunt to try and force VW to stop the production of diesel cars within two years and to take their "toxic" cars back to Germany. "We can't wait that long". Greenpeace said: "Campaigners have hung a 50m2 banner on the ship's unloading ramp showing the face of a two-year-old girl covered by an air pollution mask".

by | September 22, 2017 | 02:04

As expected, the Fed announced that it would begin shrinking its $4.5 trillion balance sheet starting October, but said the process would be gradual and predictable, initially allowing $10 billion in bonds to roll off each month. The US dollar index rebounded sharply to the 92.3 area this morning, as the FOMC strengthened the outlook of future rate hikes and monetary tightening, as fundamental elements continued to show signs of improvement.

by | September 22, 2017 | 02:03

EUR/USD crashes from 1.20 to support at 1.1910. It is very likely that the Dollars will continue to strengthen in the next few days/weeks as the market will look to interest rates futures mirroring the hawkish Fed tone. Looking at the summary of economic projections (SEPs) and 'dot plot, ' commentary from the initial FOMC statement suggests that policymakers are still cautiously optimistic on the U.S.

by | September 22, 2017 | 01:33

The much rumored Android One Moto X4 smartphone is now official! Moto X4 will support Google's Project Fi , a wireless service that aims to give mobile users the best wireless connection regardless of where they are. The Android One Moto X4 is propelling with Android 7.1.1 Nougat. The Moto E4 Plus is powered by a 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 427 quad-core processor coupled with Adreno 308 GPU to handle the graphics.

by | September 22, 2017 | 01:14

The New Zealand dollar fell against a stronger USA dollar ahead of a Federal Reserve meeting which may provide hints to how and when the central bank will begin unwinding its massive balance sheet. The dollar last changed hands at 111.52 yen, trading within sight of Monday's peak of 111.665 yen, its highest level since July 27. "At least over the near term, probably between now and the end of October, the market is at risk", he said.

by | September 22, 2017 | 01:10

It is highly important to make sure all the research is done on a stock, especially if the investor is heavily weighted on the name. The stock has "Hold" rating by Zacks on Monday, August 10. BP p.l.c. BP p.l.c.'s revenue for the quarter was up 21.7% on a year-over-year basis. The Firm conducts its principal lending, deposit gathering, transaction processing and service advisory activities through its banking and non-banking subsidiaries from banking centers located throughout the Midwestern ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:52

The central bank also announced it would next month begin cutting back on its holdings of bonds and other assets built up as part of a scheme to keep rates low and steer the economy through the global financial crisis a decade ago. Bond yields rose following the Fed's announcement Wednesday . The Fed said that it expected economic activity to "expand at a moderate pace, and labor market conditions will strengthen somewhat further", despite short term disruptions from Hurricanes ...

by | September 22, 2017 | 00:00

The average investment rating for TJX on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong sell and 5 being a strong buy) is a 4.47 or a Moderate Buy. The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. Northland Securities set a $20.00 price target on WPX Energy and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Monday, August 21st. Now trading with a market value of 4.24B, the company has a mix of catalysts and obstacles that spring from the nature of its ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:54

The Nikkei average edged up 11.08 points or 0.05 percent to 20,310.46 after rising to a more than two-year high the previous day. While the Fed is expected to hold rates steady, investors are keen to see the Fed's economic projections and any other signals on whether a rate increase in December is likely.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:49

Apart from availing mega deals and discounts on various products, customers can also get additional discount/cashback on the debit and credit cards of some banks. Apple iPhone 7 and Apple iPhone 7 Plus. Samsung Galaxy s7 for Rs 29,990 in place of Rs 46,000 and the Huawei P9 being made available for Rs 14,999.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:49

A Bangladeshi medical administrator, Aung Swi Prue, said six people died instantly in the truck crash near the border in southeastern Bandarban district. "This must not happen again". FOR tens of thousands of Rohingya Muslims, an informal fleet of small wooden fishing boats has meant deliverance from what they say is an indiscriminate assault on their villages by the Myanmar army.

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:47

It has outperformed by 1.55% the S&P500. Ing Groep Nv who had been investing in Mcdonalds Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $128.65B market cap company. Nomura maintained the shares of MCD in report on Monday, April 25 with "Buy" rating. On Wednesday, November 11 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Outperform".

by | September 21, 2017 | 23:45

Trump and his team argue their tax cuts, which independent think tanks have shown would largely favor the rich, are crucial to getting the USA economy out of the slow-moving 2% growth rate that has marked much of the economic expansion following the Great Recession of 2007-2009.

by | September 21, 2017 | 22:46

Specialist tests showed there was a "remote" chance, the company said, that its production process for the Nitro cold brew range could present a risk of clostridium botulinum , which can cause the rare illness botulism . The self-described " world's strongest coffee " producer is recalling it's "Death Wish" coffee due to a potentially fatal food poisoning risk. The company said it would refund customers who have bought the product.

by | September 21, 2017 | 21:49

When the company went public six years later, she continued to own a majority stake. "My mother left peacefully", Bettencourt -Meyers said, adding that she had died during Wednesday night at her home in Paris. Bettencourt's name has been involved in a politico-financial scandal known in France as the "Bettencourt Affair", which has wound its way through French courts and newspapers for years.

by | September 21, 2017 | 19:55

While S&P's move put its China ratings on par with those of Moody's and Fitch, the timing raised eyebrows just weeks ahead of a twice-a-decade Communist Party Congress (CPC), which will see a key leadership reshuffle and the setting of policy priorities for the next five years.

by | September 21, 2017 | 19:41

According to NY Times, the Fed still expects low unemployment and low inflation to sustain for a few more years. "We think the economy is performing well". "The basic message is that the USA economic performance has been good", Fed Chair Janet Yellen said after the meeting. All the easy money sloshing around on financial markets burnished bullion's reputation as a hedge against inflation and as a storer of wealth amid the debasement of paper currencies sending gold to an all-time ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 18:20

NVIDIA (NVDA) climbed 6.3% after Evercore ISI raised its price target to $250 from $180 and maintained its outperform rating. Across the Korean Strait, the Kospi edged down 0.13%. Traders were betting on a 56.4% chance of a December hike, compared with 46.8% a week ago, according to the CME Group 's FedWatch tool. While some investors said the Fed's tone was more hawkish than expected others were happy Fed Chair Janet Yellen reiterated her stance that balance sheet reduction would be data ...

by | September 21, 2017 | 17:58

At talks in August, British officials spent nearly three hours picking holes in the legal basis for the bill that the European Union expects London to pay to leave. At the same time, Johnson reportedly said after he was not going to resign, and the cabinet was a "nest of singing birds". But Johnson later dismissed this claim.

by | September 21, 2017 | 17:28

E-commerce sales is also predicted to jump from 18% to 21%. Extra hours will be offered to help staff positions such as cashiers, self-stockers, and personal shoppers as well as new positions such as online operations and pick up associates.

by | September 21, 2017 | 15:41

The Fed is likely to say that it will start unwinding its holdings of about $4.2 trillion in bonds and mortgage-backed securities from October. There are several vacancies on the Fed board, and there could be a change in leadership early next year if President Donald Trump decides not to renominate Chair Janet Yellen .

by | September 21, 2017 | 15:28

The Fed built up its portfolio of government and mortgage-backed bonds in response to the Great Recession - an effort to keep borrowing costs low to help spur more economic activity and protect home prices that had been cratering after the housing bubble burst a decade ago.

by | September 21, 2017 | 15:07

Company fiscal year is ending in May and analysts' consensus recommendation is Outperform for FDX and estimated EPS for next quarter is $ 2.62. The mainstream investment media isn't even talking about it yet. Following the sale, the director now owns 3,610 shares in the company, valued at approximately $779,940.50. On 7/31/2017 John A Edwardson, Director, sold 2,208 with an average share price of $208.14 per share and the total transaction amounting to $459,573.12.

by | September 21, 2017 | 14:22

AMD shares has risen 4.7% in after hours trading from the news, but it makes me question something even more: will Tesla increase its investment into AMD even more? During his keynote Jha mentioned that Tesla was one of the companies now working with GlobalFoundries.

by | September 21, 2017 | 13:52

Local banks, including Citizens National Bank, are doing everything they can to help give their customers guidance on the steps they should take. "We have seen links that are extremely similar to the legitimate Equifax link-some that are off by just one number-so we want to prevent consumers from having more damage done to their personal information".