Finance

RBS to cut hundreds of tech jobs

The jobs cuts follow chief executive Ross McEwan's implementation in February of a cost-cutting plan to save £2bn in four years. Unite, which represents RBS s...


UK April CPI Inflation Rate Increases To 46-Month High Of 2.7%

Consumer price index inflation during March reached 2.7 per cent as the devaluation of sterling since the European Union referendum result continued to feed thr...


Beazley PLC's (BEZ) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Stockdale Securities

It has a 95.47 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through two divisions: Retail Portfolio and the London Portfolio. Nine equities research analysts have rated the sto...


Video Proves 8-Year-Old Was Bullied Before Killing Himself

The school said it released the surveillance video to be "completely transparent" and reminded the public that "no charges resulted" from an investigation int...


Emmanuel Macron visits French troops posted to Mali on anti-jihad mission

Macron has previously taken a firm stance against Russia's actions in Ukraine and Syria. New French President Emmanuel Macron has held a special security me...


Trump, DeVos Education Budget: Cuts Could Hurt College Students the Most

Documents obtained earlier this week by the Washington Post outline the Trump administration's first Department of Education (DoED) budget detail plans to dram...


Oil prices drop as market remains bloated despite OPEC efforts

U.S. West Texas Intermediate WTI crude rose 78 cents, or 1.6%, to $49.44 U.S. Since the cuts, we've seen the market and oil prices stabilize and more acti...


Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for Office Depot (ODP)

Dollars. According to Zacks, "Office Depot has undertaken a strategic review of its business operating model, growth prospects and cost structure to bring its...


Alibaba Earnings Miss But Revenue Soars 60%

China's embrace of the smartphone in the past decade - as well as economic activities related to the internet - has turned Alibaba, Tencent Holdings and other C...


The greatest self-inflicted witch hunt in history

Rosenstein fielded questions in the closed session for more than an hour, but many senators left the briefing unsatisfied. Senator Claire McCaskill said Rosen...


European Union fines Facebook £95m for 'misleading' WhatsApp data

The European Union (EU) on Thursday announced it will fine Facebook 110 million euros ($122 million) for providing incorrect or misleading information in conn...


UK Lib Dems put Brexit at center of manifesto

The Lib Dem manifesto set out plans to fight hard Brexit, ban diesel cars and help young people buy their first home. The Liberal Democrats have recommitt...


2 hurt in unrelated incidents on Southwest flight to Houston

He was receiving CPR when the plane landed, said Capt. Ruy Lozano with the Houston Fire Department. The first happened before the flight took off when a wom...


Alibaba's quarterly revenue beats estimates

The relative volume of the stock is 3.95, while its market cap is $299.56 Billion. Developed by J. Welles Wilder, ATR is an indicator that measures volatility. ...


Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) earnings up 25% y-o-y

On 5/17/2017 Marc Benioff, Chairman, sold 20,000 with an average share price of $89.11 per share and the total transaction amounting to $1,782,200.00. As per Th...


Trump slams Russian Federation allegations as greatest 'witch hunt' in USA history

US President Donald Trump says he is the victim of the " single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history ", in an apparent reference to the inves...


Athenahealth, Inc (ATHN) Stock Price Down 19.3% Following Weak Earnings

The difference of 52 week low value as well as 52 week high value and the current price of the stock suggests the next move of the shares. The day's total volum...


Mortgage rates hold above 4%

The rate for a jumbo 30-year FRM was down to 4.08% while the average 15-year FRM was down to 3.35%. A year ago at this time, the 15-year FRM averaged 2.81 perce...


Severe weather expected to impact Oklahoma through Saturday

Governor Walker directed state agencies to help those affected by the storms and called the Wisconsin National Guard to assist local authorities in the recove...


Markets Right Now: Stocks recover ground a day after slump

GHP Investment Advisors Inc. raised its position in Wal-Mart Stores by 0.8% in the third quarter. Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS ...


US stock indexes edge higher in afternoon trading; oil down

The big-box retailer reported revenue of $117.5 billion, a 1.4 percent increase for the first quarter of 2018, ended April 28th. Wal-Mart expects its per-shar...


US FCC votes to advance repeal of Obama-era internet rules

The net neutrality rules were approved in February 2015 when Republicans were in the commission's minority. For more information about Thursday's internet f...


OPEC panel looking at deepening, extending oil cuts

Crude oil prices closed higher in futures market on Thursday, adding to the previous session's advance on upbeat US inventory data, but the commodity is still e...


Theresa May seeks to tighten government grip on corporate Britain

May will also keep the government's pledge to cut corporation tax to 17 percent by 2020, the Telegraph said. May goes into next month's snap national electi...


President taking off on first worldwide trip

Will the cloud of controversy follow? But the Trump administration, dominated by fiercely anti-Iran sentiment, balanced the sanctions waivers with new measure...


Why Advanced Micro Devices, Weibo, and Etsy Jumped Today

Let's have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (AMD) is at 56.98. With interest among known activist investor...


Populism still threatens France despite Macron victory

But he is inexperienced, has no political party and must fashion a working parliamentary majority after legislative elections next month. Macron was an invest...


Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK) Gains After Q1 Beat and Solid Guidance

The consensus recommendation, according to Zacks Investment research , is 1.88. In the previous year period, the company reported a loss of $167.70 million, or...


Macron Calls for EU Reforms, Vows to Work Closely with Germany

Merkel said that she would be "ready" to the change the European Union treaties "if it is useful", and insisted that the European Union would be "vulnerable" i...


Campbell Soup misses across the board and slashes its forecast

If we look at Campbell Soup's performance in the trailing four quarters (excluding the quarter under review), the company has outperformed the Zacks Consensus...


UK CMA Refers Just Eat's Hungryhouse Takeover For Phase 2 Probe

Well, the Competition Markets Authority will be the judge of that. Earlier this month the CMA asked market leader Just Eat for proposals to address the watchd...


Foot Locker runs backward after earnings

Foot Locker was Friday's biggest decliner in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index by a wide margin. Nonetheless, we believe our banners remain at the center of a vib...


Notorious Moors Murderer Ian Brady dies in United Kingdom hospital

Brady and girlfriend Myra Hindley were jailed for killing five children in the 1960s, which became known as the "Moors Murders". Media reports said Brady had ...


Oil prices rise on expectations of output cut extension

Their panel, the Economic Commission Board (ECB), was due to finish talks on Thursday but they will now end on Friday, OPEC sources said. Crude oil rose 0.7...


Nigeria's oil production rose by 274000 barrels per day in April -OPEC

The market will watch to see whether the build reported by the API is confirmed by official U.S. Energy Information Administration data due at 10:30 a.m. But in...