Economy


Indianapolis International Airport braces itself for rush of holiday travel Indianapolis International Airport braces itself for rush of holiday travel
- November 24, 2016

The holiday rush is about to begin with a record break 27 million passengers expected to fly on USA airlines during the Thanksgiving holiday, according to the Airlines for America Trade group. If you must leave on Thanksgiving eve, Waze suggests leaving before 10 a.m. He also encouraged those who travel a lot to consider signing up for TSA pre-check to speed the pre-flying process up. (more...)
Reliable stocks in today's share market: Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE) Reliable stocks in today's share market: Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE)
- November 24, 2016

Energy Transfer Equity , L.P. reported its last Earnings on Nov 09 AMC where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.47/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.25/share. The returns on assets of firm also on noticeable level, it has ROA of 2.60%, which signifies how profitable a firm is relative to its total assets. (NYSE: ETP ) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, November 9th. (more...)
Amid uncertainty, UK Treasury chief to offer bleak outlook Amid uncertainty, UK Treasury chief to offer bleak outlook
- November 24, 2016

In the government's first major economic announcement since the vote in June to leave the European Union, the new chancellor said the economy was faring well in the wake of the referendum result but growth would slow markedly next year on the back of weaker business spending and a squeeze on household budgets from rising living costs. (more...)
Harry potter franchise continues to enchant fans years after 'the end' Harry potter franchise continues to enchant fans years after 'the end'
- November 23, 2016

And Eddie - who has five-month-old daughter Iris with his wife Hannah Bagshawe - is hopeful that the fans will warm to the Fantastic Beasts franchise as much as they did to the Harry Potter series. The animated " Trolls " was a close third with $17.4 million, giving it a three-week take of $116.2 million. The sci-fi mindbender "Arrival" took fourth with $11.8 million, while the themed comedy " Almost Christmas " rounded out the top five with $7 million. (more...)
Mall and store hours for Thanksgiving and Black Friday Mall and store hours for Thanksgiving and Black Friday
- November 23, 2016

For Walmart and many retailers, the Black Friday sale actually starts on Thursday. " Black Friday remains one of the busiest shopping days of the year, with Americans planning to take advantage of aggressive in-store and digital promotions over the entire holiday weekend", NRF President and CEO Matthew Shay said . (more...)
Indian equities rise on positive global cues Indian equities rise on positive global cues
- November 23, 2016

MSCI's broadest dollar-based index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan dipped 0.1 percent, staying near four-month lows. The gauge had gained 195.64 points in the previous session. However, foreign sellers continued their selling spree. Japanese financial markets are closed today for a public holiday. Asian markets, Hong Kong's Hang Seng and Shanghai Composite Index were marginally down, while Japan's Nikkei was marginally up. (more...)
Palo Alto Disappoints With Its Q2 Forecast Palo Alto Disappoints With Its Q2 Forecast
- November 22, 2016

The stock's market cap is $14.63 billion. Following General Electric's Minds + Machines (M+M) conference, William Blair analyst Nicholas Heymann remains confident as GE Digital is "poised to "Gigaccelerate" and reiterates an Outperform rating on GE with a price target of $35, which represents a 13% increase from where the shares last closed. (more...)
Pakistan holds military exercise close to Indian border
- November 22, 2016

The area lies 75 kilometers (45 miles) southeast of India. In a speech at the drill, Pakistan's prime minister paid a glowing tribute to the armed forces and reiterated his government's commitment to fighting terrorism. As Pakistan Army troops, tanks, aircraft and ships carried on a military drill at Khairpur Tamewali, a place near the border with India, the Indian media was quite aware of the situation that had been taking place. (more...)
Trump will meet with New York Times today - spokeswoman Trump will meet with New York Times today - spokeswoman
- November 22, 2016

The New York Times reports that during his complaint about "dishonest" coverage Mr Trump singled out CNN president Jeffrey Zucker. Trump spokeswoman Hope Hicks confirmed around 10 a.m. He wrote on twitter that he canceled the meeting "with the failing @ nytimes when the terms and conditions of the meeting were changed at the last moment". (more...)
Santander Latest to Drop from R3CEV Blockchain Consortium Santander Latest to Drop from R3CEV Blockchain Consortium
- November 22, 2016

While Banco Santander, being an investor in Digital Assets Holdings along with Goldman Sachs, may have either found its participation in the consortium as a conflict of interest, the Spanish banking group appears to be more interested in allocating its development funds to its portfolio company, instead of working on a parallel blockchain initiative. (more...)
Stock Market Highs: S&P 500, Dow And Nasdaq Reach Records
- November 22, 2016

The market bellwether S&P 500 was up 0.2% at 2201 but earlier hit 2203 - a fresh record high. Asian shares were on the defensive on Monday, undermined by fears that the strength in the US dollar and rising USA bond yields since Donald Trump's election to president could accelerate fund outflows from emerging markets. (more...)
Obama: Meeting with President-Elect Trump 'Excellent' Obama: Meeting with President-Elect Trump 'Excellent'
- November 21, 2016

Though they've traded jabs, barbs, insults, and questioned the legitimacy of each other's birth certificates-well, that was more one-sided-Obama and Trump barely knew each other. But on Election Day, the ballots were counted, and the American people decided. We had never met each other. JOHN YANG: Mr. Trump made clear that some of the Republican House's priorities are also his priorities. (more...)
Canara Bank Comes Up With Mobile ATMs to Help People Canara Bank Comes Up With Mobile ATMs to Help People
- November 21, 2016

The SBI head office in Imphal suspended dispensing money through its ATMs, a highly reliable source from the bank official said. The Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das said they have raised cash withdrawal limits for three-month-old current accounts to 50,000 rupees per week to help SME's pay wages of their employees. (more...)
Wolfcamp: Largest US Shale Oil Deposit To Date Discovered in Permian Basin
- November 21, 2016

With an estimated 20 billion barrels (Bbbl) of technically recoverable oil, the Wolfcamp's multiple intervals hold potentially more oil than Brazil, Algeria or Mexico, the agency said November 15. So far over the past 12 months, Texas has produced about 1 billion barrels of crude oil. In the latest assessment, USGS did not include the Wolfcamp shale that is present in the Delaware Basin portion of the Permian Basin province. (more...)
Sindhu Makes China Open Final Sindhu Makes China Open Final
- November 21, 2016

The 21-year-old maintained the pressure with her gameplan of playing more pushes. After losing the first game, Sindhu made a dramatic comeback in the second after saving three match points. That finally happened today at the China Open. "Today she was in no hurry to take the points and played patiently", coach Siadutt said, allowing Sun Yu's resistance to be swallowed up by Sindhu's ideal execution of a plan. (more...)
Jerry Jones: Demoted Romo still has future with Cowboys
- November 20, 2016

Earlier this week, Romo read a prepared statement to the media, and his words were honest, emotional, sincere and thoughtful. The Cowboys went 4-12 as Tony Romo missed 12 games. The comfort of having Tony Romo as a backup can't be all that bad. Jones said Prescott has played well enough through eight games to withstand a poor half or couple of games for the Cowboys not to switch to Romo . (more...)
Rams' Hill will be inactive after early-morning arrest Rams' Hill will be inactive after early-morning arrest
- November 20, 2016

Hill, according to a TMZ report , swerved through multiple lanes of traffic on a Los Angeles freeway around 8am Saturday morning. Hill was released at 1:35 p.m. Hill has appeared in all nine regular-season games in 2016, starting four times. This is not Hill's first encounter with law enforcement. He pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of menacing and was sentenced to three years of probation and 70 hours of community service. (more...)
Jared Kushner Consults Lawyer About Joining Trump Administration Jared Kushner Consults Lawyer About Joining Trump Administration
- November 20, 2016

Robert Torricelli, 65, a former Democratic senator from New Jersey who has know Mr Kushner since he was a boy, compares his upbringing to that of John F Kennedy, who was groomed for the presidency by his father Joseph. "But there are arguments that could be used to try and wiggle around it if you were making an appointment in the White House". The court's ruling was that the White House and Executive Office of the President were not agencies under federal anti-nepotism law. (more...)
UN expert welcomes US deal to resettle Australia's refugees
- November 19, 2016

Australia announced last week it had reached a deal in which the United States would take a substantial number of the 1,200 refugees held at the Australian-funded offshore processing centres, although the election of Donald Trump has injected uncertainty into the agreement. (more...)
Cash flood: ICICI, HDFC Bank cut FD rates by 0.25% Cash flood: ICICI, HDFC Bank cut FD rates by 0.25%
- November 19, 2016

The deposit growth of private banks in Gujarat is seen to be better than nationalized, co-operatives, and SBI group banks in the quarter ended September 30, 2016. "This kind of deposit collection is as good as a cut in CRR by 4% and this will lead to interest rate transmission without a cut in policy rates", R Marathe, managing director and CEO of Bank of Maharashtra, told ET. (more...)
Twitter suspends several alt-right accounts Twitter suspends several alt-right accounts
- November 17, 2016

Spencer, who has been a vocal supporter of Trump, has reportedly called for the removal of African-Americans, Jews and Hispanics from the United States. " I support people like Milo when they are banned from Twitter, but Milo was engaging in something that could be called 'harassment , ' Spencer said". (more...)
Cook, Francois lead No. 20 Florida State past Boston College Cook, Francois lead No. 20 Florida State past Boston College
- November 17, 2016

Francois completed nine of his first 11 passes, and the Seminoles (7-4, 4-3 ACC) scored on their first two drives in front of an announced crowd of 73,917. "We kind of put ourselves in a not super good situation and we've got to start to make plays". "It didn't dislocate or anything, just a bruise", Fisher said. (more...)
Lowe's reports third quarter earnings 2016 before the bell Lowe's reports third quarter earnings 2016 before the bell
- November 17, 2016

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $89.00 target price on shares of Lowe's Cos.in a research note on Tuesday, August 16th. Once again, this was the case in Lowe's report. Post opening the session at $68.84, the shares hit an intraday low of $68.04 and an intraday high of $69.85 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Wednesday session in Red. (more...)
The 'suck it up, buttercup' bill: Iowa lawmaker targets postelection campus 'hysteria' The 'suck it up, buttercup' bill: Iowa lawmaker targets postelection campus 'hysteria'
- November 17, 2016

Kaufmann's new bill would also create new criminal penalties for protestors who shut down highways. But at least three of those - Iowa State University, the University of Iowa and the University of Northern Iowa - confirmed they are not spending any additional state resources to run the programs, the Des Moines Register reported. (more...)
Russian economy minister Ulyukayev detained over $2 million bribe on Rosneft deal
- November 16, 2016

In 2012, Putin fired the then defense minister, Anatoly Serdyukov, the highest-ranking official ever to be removed over corruption allegations. 'Only a court can deliver a verdict'. Peskov said the arrest had nothing to do with the Bashneft deal. Russian Economy Minister Alexey Ulyukaev has been detained and is under investigation on suspicions of bribery. (more...)
Clergy join Dakota Access pipeline protesters for ceremony
- November 15, 2016

According to the Morton County, North Dakota, Sheriff's Department , a group of people began building a wood pedestrian bridge across a creek north of the main protest camp early Wednesday morning. By some estimates, there's not enough pipeline capacity to accommodate and distribute the amount of oil produced in North Dakota, so companies are relying on rail transit to make up the difference. (more...)
Jayalalithaa says 'I am reborn', thanked people for her recovery Jayalalithaa says 'I am reborn', thanked people for her recovery
- November 15, 2016

The 68-year-old AIADMK supremo was admitted to the hospital on 22 September after she complained of fever and dehydration. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. She was later put on respiratory support and treated for lung congestion. On October 27, she was compelled to affix her left thumb impression on the election forms of party candidates, as she was unable to sign them as required by law. (more...)
ATMs in India reopen after 48 hours, chaos at banks continues ATMs in India reopen after 48 hours, chaos at banks continues
- November 14, 2016

Only a maximum of Rs 4,000 per person was being exchanged at banks and select post offices. A security guard told IANS that people were asked to go after the bank disbursed all its cash by 3.30 p.m. "So, no problem, I can manage my time". Autorickshaw driver Babuddin said this situation was no different in all the areas neighbouring Saket. Chauhan, an insurance executive, said standing outside a New Delhi bank. (more...)
Anger rising in India as banks slow to dispense cash to millions
- November 14, 2016

Tempers frayed as hundreds of thousands of people queued for hours outside banks for a third day to swap 500 and 1,000 rupee bank notes after the notes were abolished earlier in the week. The government has asked people to redeem the old 500 and 1,000 rupees notes by December 30. In Dudko, about 75 kms (45 miles) from Delhi, villagers said they were finding it hard to pay for food and fuel four days into the cash crunch. (more...)
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- November 14, 2016

The United States have never lost against Mexico in OH since the creation of the Hexagonal following the expansion of 24 teams to 32 for the 1998 FIFA World Cup, and of the four times that they played in 2001, 2005, 2009 and 2013, the home side came victorious with a 2-0 win. (more...)