Economy

People are freaking out over the hotness of young Justin Trudeau

Branded as the world's most handsome Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau has constantly been in the news for all the good reasons. What's evident is that Trudeau has given us more than enough reasons to keep taking about him. And not only women have fallen for Trudeau's charms. "Just give me a time and place and I'm there". At 9:30 a.m. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan went for a jog with a large group of Canadian Forces members at CFB Esquimalt. Read More

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BP Buys Clean Energy's Renewable Natural Gas Facilities for $155 Million

BP Buys Clean Energy's Renewable Natural Gas Facilities for $155 Million

The monthly stock performance comes in at -8.58%. At the time of writing, the stock had slid down -6.64% since the open. The difference between Actual EPS and Estimated EPS was 0 Percent. This rating was issued on 7/21/15. Underperform can also be lumped in with "moderate sell", "weak hold" and "under-weight.". Breaking that down further, it has performed 13.04% for the week, 12.16% for the month, -18.52% over the last quarter, -35.00% for the past half-year and 3.25% for this a year ago. Read More

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Rauner tours storm damage in LaSalle County

The St. Louis area wasn't the only hit by tornadoes. The National Weather Service reported that the Ottawa Fire Department confirmed one fatality from a tornado that passed through the town at about 4:45 p.m. The National Weather Service rated numerous tornadoes that crossed the state from Perryville, Missouri on the Mississippi River to White County on the IN border as EF-2 to EF-3 on the 0 to 5 scale. Read More

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New Interior secretary rides horse to first day at work

Still, 17 Democrats voted for Zinke's confirmation, in part because he was willing to break with Trump during his confirmation hearing and admit that global warming is not a "hoax". "You can't be a Roosevelt Conservationist, when you vote to make it easier to sell off public lands", Schumer said . As Secretary of the Interior, Zinke will be the steward of the nation's public lands, including the national parks, national wildlife refuges, and the public lands administered by the Bureau ... Read More

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Senate confirms Rick Perry as secretary of the Department of Energy

The nominee was met with immediate criticism from the left for his prior climate change denial and pro-fossil fuel history. Perry is well-known for his 2012 Republican presidential bid. "America's electric cooperatives are working with DOE to advance renewable energy and carbon capture technologies, deliver affordable hydropower to rural America, and ensure the security and resiliency of the electric grid". Read More

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Costco's quarterly results fall short of Wall Street forecast

J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $171.00 price objective on shares of Costco Wholesale Corporation in a research report on Friday, November 4th. Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) opened at 177.86 on Thursday. RBC Capital Markets upped their target price on Costco Wholesale Corporation from $176.00 to $177.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a report on Thursday, December 8th. Read More

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Our New Interior Department Secretary Showed Up To Work On A Horse

As a former Navy SEAL, he has incredible leadership skills and an attitude of doing whatever it takes to win. Interior Department spokeswoman Heather Swift said: "Secretary Zinke was proud to accept an invitation by the U.S. NRECA noted that numerous regulatory issues that impact electric cooperatives fall under the Interior Department's jurisdiction, including land-use activities, rights-of-way, and the Endangered Species Act rules administered by Interior's Fish and Wildlife Service. Read More

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Wall St slips as financials, discretionary stocks drag

Wall St slips as financials, discretionary stocks drag

A report from the Commerce Department showed a slightly bigger than expected increase in personal income in January, although the report also showed that personal spending rose by less than expected. In the broad market, consumer discretionary stocks led losses. Toronto-Dominion Bank, Canada's second-largest lender, fell 1 per cent to $68.82 even as a strong performance in both the United States and Canada helped it close off bank earnings season with quarterly earnings modestly ahead of ... Read More

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Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ) Increases Dividend to C$0.28 Per Share

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ) Increases Dividend to C$0.28 Per Share

In 2016, Canadian Natural Resource had continued transition to a long life low-decline asset base with the strong execution and operational results of Horizon Phase 2B. Receive Canadian Natural Resources Limited News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Canadian Natural Resources Limited with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter . Read More

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Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) reports 3Q17 Profit Down 8%

Barnes & Noble (NYSE:BKS) reports 3Q17 Profit Down 8%

Sales of the company's Nook e-readers, including digital content and accessories, dropped 26% in the period. According to Bloomberg News data , it was Barnes & Noble's worse holiday quarter performance in 11 years. Finally, Systematic Financial Management LP bought a new stake in shares of Barnes & Noble during the fourth quarter worth approximately $1,508,000. If you are viewing this article on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States & global trademark & ... Read More

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President Trump addressing Newport News shipyard, expected to talk defense spending

Watch the speech live above. President Donald Trump is expected in Hampton Roads Thursday afternoon where he will address the Newport News Shipyard about major topics surrounding defense spending. Trump reiterated his justification for increasing defense funding, stressing that the United States military's recent undertakings have carried on far too long without clear conditions set for victory and withdrawal. Read More

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Amex Platinum cardholders will get $200 in free Uber rides every year

Amex Platinum cardholders will get $200 in free Uber rides every year

The changes, which will start on March 30, will also raise the annual account fee for card holders to $550 from $450. Starting March 30, added benefits will include up to $200 in annual Uber credits for rides within the US, as well as Uber VIP status , where available, as part of a deeper corporate relationship with the online transportation network, AmEx announced Thursday . Read More

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Rockstar confirms GTA Online will get more massive updates in 2017

Rockstar confirms GTA Online will get more massive updates in 2017

While players play these maps and other stunt maps created or verified by Rockstar, they will gain double the amounts of money and experience they would normally get from the races. Each set of Races will play to the super powers of its respective vehicle so expect to launch across massive gaps at rocket-fueled speed in Rocket Voltic Races, seamlessly shred through land and sea in the Aqua Blazer, and free-fall into vehicular base jump style Races with the Ruiner 2000. Read More

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Price Target Analysis: Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX)

Fort Pitt Capital Group LLC's holdings in Chevron were worth $1,045,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in CVX. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 10th. Turns back to returns ratios, the co's returns on assets calculated as -1.40%; that gives an idea as to how efficient management is at using its assets to ... Read More

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Capita Boss to Step Down

The company more than tripled its full-year revenue and said it is in the process of looking for its next acquisition. His departure comes just days after the BBC ordered an investigation into reports that Capita, which collects TV licence fees, had been targeting vulnerable people because bosses offered bonuses of up to £15,000 a year to catch 28 evaders a week. Read More

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Uber CEO Kalanick apologizes for disrespectful conversation with one of his drivers

Uber CEO Kalanick apologizes for disrespectful conversation with one of his drivers

At the end of the ride, after the two women have gotten off the auto, Kamel addresses Kalanick about Uber's dipping fares , upon which the exchange quickly devolves into a somewhat awkward but palpably tense back and forth. "But if I didn't do the things I did, we would have been beaten, I promise", Kalanick explains in a slightly boastful manner. After the women leave the vehicle, Kamel states that he has lost money because of Uber's changing rates. Read More

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Saudi Aramco's entry will cut Petronas capex burden

Saudi Aramco's entry will cut Petronas capex burden

The worldwide ratings agency said on Thursday Saudi Aramco will take a 50% stake in selected ventures and assets of Petronas (A-/Stable) Malaysian downstream project. "A guarantee of continuous and steady supply of crude oil by Saudi Aramco will guarantee the sustainability of Rapid project at Pengerang". The deal signing was witnessed by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and Saudi King Salman, now on a state visit to Malaysia - the first in over a decade. Read More

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457 visa crackdown coming for fast-food workers, Peter Dutton says

Since the agreement was introduced, Around 500 foreign workers have been granted visas to work in the fast-food industry in Australia, with the majority heading to McDonald's since the agreement was introduced in 2012. "Every Australian teenager should have the chance to get a job at the local shops". According to government statistics , 95,758 people were living in Australia on 457 visas in September a year ago, compared with 103,862 in 2015. Read More

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Home Depot hiring more than 400 workers in Oklahoma City

For the full year, revenues rose 6.9%, and comp sales rose 5.6%, also ahead of estimates. Home Depot , Inc. has a 1-year low of $119.20 and a 1-year high of $147.70. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. restated an "outperform" rating and issued a $140.00 price objective on shares of Home Depot , Inc. Financial Advisory Group increased its stake in Home Depot , Inc. Read More

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Research Report for: MBIA Inc. (NYSE:MBI)

Comparatively, growth in the past five years was -37.28 percent (per annum). The average revenue estimate for the year ending December 2017 is $904.34M by 11 analysts. "(AMC) Earns Hold Rating from FBR & Co" was originally reported by The Cerbat Gem and is the sole property of of The Cerbat Gem. (NYSE:AMC) where Credit Suisse provided Neutral rating on the stock on 1-Feb-17. Read More

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Mike Ashley's Sports Direct snaps up Agent Provocateur

Agent Provocateur are reportedly hoping for more then £30 million, to cover large debts. 'Just how 3i have decided the right business model is to deliberately road crash the business to wipe out anything owed to creditors or the taxman is quite unbelievable, when a higher offer on the table avoids them taking such action, ' Corre added. Read More

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Securities Analyst Recommendations: Tahoe Resources Inc. (TAHO), Fortress Investment Group LLC (FIG)

Securities Analyst Recommendations: Tahoe Resources Inc. (TAHO), Fortress Investment Group LLC (FIG)

Currently, the stock has a 1 Year Price Target of $6.89. Zacks Investment Research cut Fortress Investment Group from a "hold" rating to a "strong sell" rating in a research note on Wednesday, January 11th. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 52%. Fortress Investment Group (NYSE:FIG) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 3rd. Read More

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Notable Stock Analysts Ratings: The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:PNC)

Cincinnati Financial Corp raised its position in shares of PNC Financial Services Group by 14.3% in the second quarter. The volume of 2.67 Million shares climbed up over an trading activity of 2.4 Million shares. (The)'s quarterly revenue was up 2.9% on a year-over-year basis. Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $4.7 Billion, according to consensus forecast of 3 analysts. Read More

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Shake Shack Inc (SHAK) Announces Earnings Results, Hits Estimates

Shake Shack Inc (SHAK) Announces Earnings Results, Hits Estimates

The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website . Shacks offers hamburgers, hot dogs, crispy chicken, crinkle-cut fries, shakes, frozen custard, beer, shakes, wine, and other products. Tracking most recent quarter period, Price to book (P/B) ration is at 6.09 and Price to cash per share ration is at 18.21. Shake Shack Inc . (NYSE: SHAK ) topped its 52-week high price target of 43.99 on Mar 4, 2016. Read More

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'Shoot Down Anti-Nationals' Slogans Raised At ABVP Protest In Delhi

And clarified that people needn't call her a martyr's daughter. "Apart from the physical assault, what was traumatising was the way ABVP threatened us with rape and harassment". "Yesterday, DCW forwarded a complaint of a DU student online abuse". Immediately, the area DCP spoke to her & provided necessary security. A friend of Gurmehar Kaur said that she was scared and was leaving Delhi . Read More

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Jat quota protest: Roads blocked, thousands gather in Delhi

Members of the Jat community are staging a protest at the Jantar Mantar here demanding quota in education and government jobs under the Other Backward Class (OBC) category. But not before Malik warned that their protest would have serious repercussions. Thursday's protest was called off after that. "It is expected that Delhi roads will have traffic whole day due the protest, especially during peak hour", a senior traffic police official said. Read More

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Woman finds £20 on the floor and is convicted of theft

Most people wouldn't bother to do this with a small amount - although police say they do get sums as little as £5 handed in from time to time. It may become the property of the public purse if it is linked to criminal activity. But if it's a large amount, or if you know who the money belongs to, it's definitely theft. Her defence team reportedly argued the case should have been dealt with through a police caution. Read More

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US SEC, States investigate Fiat Chrysler on diesel emissions

There may be various price targets for a stock. Sales of the Fiat 500 and the all-new Chrysler Pacifica minivan were up year over year as well. Evercore ISI Group Upgrades the stock to Buy on 11/28/16 with no specific Price Target. This showed the surprise of -41.7% in the last quarter earnings. Best time to invest in stock market is when things are on odd side, and it's not easy how to pick stocks. Read More

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Honda commence pre-bookings for WR-V in India

Honda commence pre-bookings for WR-V in India

Talking about the launch of the Honda WR-V, Mr. Yoichiro Ueno, President and CEO, Honda Cars India Ltd. said, "The WR-V is an all new Sporty Lifestyle Vehicle in Honda's line-up". The black dashboard comes with some silver highlights along the horizontal AirCon vents, centre console and door panels. Yes, you heard it right, the Honda WRV that will soon launch in India will get a sunroof in at least the top VX variant. Read More

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Florida man attempts (and fails) to steal Nickelback drummer's identity

Florida man attempts (and fails) to steal Nickelback drummer's identity

MARCH 1-In a deeply embarrassing fraud scheme, a Florida man actually posed as the drummer for Nickelback in a bid to swindle a company out of $25,000 worth of high-end microphones, according to police. The email address used was not his, and he does live in Florida . "One of the people in [Adair's] group thought it was out of the ordinary when they were getting contacted as to confirming the order". Read More

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