Retail stocks climb higher on the heels of Black Friday

Deal-hungry customers spent as much as $1 million per minute on the Internet at the height of Black Friday , e-commerce platform Shopify said. In fact, a survey from the National Retail Federation and Prosper Insights & Analytics found that 46... More..

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$6.6B Cyber Monday may follow record Black Friday
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

$6.6B Cyber Monday may follow record Black Friday

But other shoppers say the prefer Black Friday because they enjoy the experience of getting out and shopping. The National Retail Federation said last week that 164-million people planned to do some form of...More..

Media firm backed by Koch brothers buys Time magazine
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Media firm backed by Koch brothers buys Time magazine

It said it is using $3.55bn in financing commitments from a variety of lenders and a $650mn preferred equity from Koch Equity Development, an investment arm of Koch Industries, to finance the deal and pay down ...More..

United Kingdom unveils new Industrial Strategy
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

United Kingdom unveils new Industrial Strategy

The new "Transforming food production: from farm to fork" programme aims to boost sustainable agricultural practices, by increasing incentives for producers to embrace innovative technologies and techniques. "B...More..

Small Business Saturday Highlights Local Entrepreneurs
by | Monday, November 27, 2017

Small Business Saturday Highlights Local Entrepreneurs

And this year - owners are looking to do more business. "When you shop small, especially on November 25, its like saying we love you and appreciate you to your local store owners", said Judy Collinsworth, exe...More..

Volcano on party island erupts for second time in a week
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Volcano on party island erupts for second time in a week

Three flights that were en route to Bali have returned to Australia'. Mount Agung belched smoke as high as 1,500 metres above its summit, twice as high as on Tuesday when smoke sparked an exodus from homes ne...More..

Jeff Bezos Is Now Allegedly Worth $100 Billion
by | Sunday, November 26, 2017

Jeff Bezos Is Now Allegedly Worth $100 Billion

Black Friday sales helped Amazon shares to jump more than 2 percent and online holiday sales increase by more than 18 percent since past year, Bloomberg reported . Jeff Bezos is the world's newest $100 bil...More..

Top brands pull ads from YouTube over paedophile concerns
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Top brands pull ads from YouTube over paedophile concerns

The presence of those infringing videos , which are aimed at kids, created to excel in YouTube's recommendation algorithm, and populated with popular family characters like Elsa and Spiderman , has triggere...More..

by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Scs Group Plc (SCS.L): Following the Indicators

They expect $0.78 EPS, down 4.88% or $0.04 from last year's $0.82 per share. Cineworld Group plc (LON:CINE) has 0.00% since November 24, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 31.79% the S&P500. The stock of Cen...More..

Sensex goes up 102 points, Nifty above 10370
by | Saturday, November 25, 2017

Sensex goes up 102 points, Nifty above 10370

Overseas, Asian stocks were mostly subdued in trade, with the China's Shanghai Composite losing 2.26 per cent following new liquidity rules in the country. Sensex and Nifty rose slightly on Friday. Domestic i...More..

Last-minute Thanksgiving shoppers rush to area grocery stores
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Last-minute Thanksgiving shoppers rush to area grocery stores

Contact your store for specific hours on Thursday. Walgreens: Most Walgreens stores will be open regular hours on Thanksgiving Day according to the ad. The stores will be open from 7 a.m.to 10 p.m. on Black...More..

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)

It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Rockland Trust Co increased General Mls Inc (NYSE:GIS) stake by 10,314 shares to 133,880 valued at $7.42 million in 2017Q2. Shikiar Asset Mngmt Incorporated accumula...More..

Brazil striker Robinho handed nine-year term in Italy for rape
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Brazil striker Robinho handed nine-year term in Italy for rape

In 2014, Robinho issued a statement through lawyers denying the allegations . Robinho , 33, who now plays with Atletico Mineiro in Brazil, pleaded not guilty via his lawyer and never appeared at any of the...More..

IBC: Wilful defaulters barred from bidding for stressed assets
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

IBC: Wilful defaulters barred from bidding for stressed assets

These measures are likely to encourage private investors - both domestic and global - to consider bidding for distressed assets as the fear of meddling promoters is substantially reduced. Manish Aggarwal, partn...More..

AAA predicts 51 million Americans to travel over Thanksgiving
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

AAA predicts 51 million Americans to travel over Thanksgiving

AAA expects this Thanksgiving to be the busiest in terms of travel since 2005. The AAA also reported that 89 percent of all travelers, or 45.5 million people, are planning a Thanksgiving road trip, which inc...More..

Looking into Insider Trading Activity and Institutional Ownership at Deere & Company (DE)
by | Friday, November 24, 2017

Looking into Insider Trading Activity and Institutional Ownership at Deere & Company (DE)

Jefferies Group LLC's price target points to a potential upside of 3.27% from the stock's previous close. Lord Abbett Limited Company reported 0.13% of its portfolio in Deere & Company (NYSE:DE). The shares wer...More..

Net Neutrality is to be abandoned by the FCC
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Net Neutrality is to be abandoned by the FCC

The FCC's solicitation for public input also supposedly attracted broad support for Pai's plan. "It's a very unusual line of business for the federal agency to be involved in", he said . This investigation i...More..

Man behind HBO hacks is identified and charged
by | Thursday, November 23, 2017

Man behind HBO hacks is identified and charged

USA prosecutors charged Mesri with the hack in a sealed indictment that was released on Tuesday, although Mesri is believed to be Iran . As much as Mezri's crime was pretty outrageous we should consider ...More..

Thousands expected to hit the roads for Thanksgiving holiday
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Thousands expected to hit the roads for Thanksgiving holiday

According to Gas Buddy , which crowdsources fuel prices and driving habits around the country, vehicle travel over the long weekend will be 20 percent higher than 2016, translating into an additional $800 mi...More..

Calls for Crackdown on the Gig-Economy
by | Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Calls for Crackdown on the Gig-Economy

Politicians proposed that companies should be fined if they falsely categorise workers. The Work and Pensions Committee and Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee have produced a draft B...More..