BlackRock replaces people with machines in revamp of stock unit

Fink's shift to quantitative strategies follows similar moves by hedge funds seeking a high-tech fix to their investment woes. Fink, who has re-jiggered BlackRock's active-equity business before, and his rivals face mounting pressure from investo... More..

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by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Amazon to build new distribution center in Virginia, creating 1k jobs

Immersion Capital LLP continued to hold its stake in shares of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) in a research report released on Thursday. (AMZN)'s stock to Overweight with the price target of $1120. With an ...More..

March Madness Resumes With Oregon And Michigan Set For Sweet 16 Showdown
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

March Madness Resumes With Oregon And Michigan Set For Sweet 16 Showdown

They stood on the perimeter to watch Walton go to work. Reserve guard Casey Benson is a catch-and-shoot player who isn't a major scoring threat, but is capable of knocking down open looks. And while MI enters o...More..

NBC will broadcast its entire 2018 Olympics programming live across the world
by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

NBC will broadcast its entire 2018 Olympics programming live across the world

When the Winter Olympics are held in Pyeongchang, South Korea, in 2018, NBC will be broadcasting the Games live across all time zones for the first time , the network announced this week. While NBC's g...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

What the death of broadband privacy rules means

Google and Facebook have always been relentless collectors of user data . The FCC regulation would have required ISPs to ask permission before selling that information to advertisers and others, a so-called ...More..

US And UK Ban Cabin Laptops On Some Inbound Flights
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

US And UK Ban Cabin Laptops On Some Inbound Flights

March 22 (ANI): The United Kingdom has joined the United States in banning passengers on flights on some countries in the Middle East and Africa from carrying electronic devices such as laptops and tablets in t...More..

Buying Lululemon Stock Now Isn't a Stretch
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Buying Lululemon Stock Now Isn't a Stretch

Among 33 analysts covering Lululemon Athletica Inc. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Lululemon shares have climbed 2 percent since the beginning of the year. The real story of LULU's latest report was its guidance...More..

by | Friday, March 31, 2017

Cenovus to acquire ConocoPhillips' Canadian assets for $13.3bn

The transaction is made up of $10.6bn cash, and 208mn Cenovus shares valued at $2.7bn as of March 28. - Royal Dutch Shell and Marathon Oil also recently sold off assets in Canada. "In a low oil price environm...More..

Trump to gut Obama climate policy
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump to gut Obama climate policy

He said the executive order will help boost domestic production of fossil fuels. The European Union's climate chief has expressed "regret" at U.S. president Donald Trump's executive order on Tuesday (28 March...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Trump OKs Keystone pipeline, calling it 'great day' for jobs

That same report found that the pipeline would create approximately 42,100 jobs throughout the USA for the up to 2-year construction period, with a "job" being defined as one position that is filled for one yea...More..

United Kingdom to trigger Brexit on March 29
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

United Kingdom to trigger Brexit on March 29

Exiting EU has been one of the most crucial decision for United kingdom because it will directly affect the economy of the country, its students and people studying and working in other EU related countries and...More..

Chip credit cards still not ideal, experts say
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Chip credit cards still not ideal, experts say

According to a creditcards.com report , 87 percent of cardholders who asked for a late fee to go away got that fee removed. Up your credit limit. "Given the success rate that we've heard, it's certainly ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Ford Motor Company (F) Chairman Buys $1999992.93 in Stock

According to the Analysts, the Low Earnings estimate for the current quarter is $1.14, while the High earnings estimate is $1.73.Comparatively, EPS for the same quarter past year was $1.17. The business also re...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Uber Pulls Self-Driving Cars From the Streets After Crash

As a result of the incident, the firm had halted self-driving operations in the area. Following a collision that caused significant damage to an Uber self-driving auto in Arizona last week, the company has ...More..

by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Environmental groups vowing to fight Trump climate actions

But Trump's climate scepticism has struck a chord with many Republican voters. The new US administration is also lifting a 14-month-old moratorium on new coal leases on federal lands. Trump's decree also ...More..

Supreme Court sides with Texas death row inmate
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Supreme Court sides with Texas death row inmate

The Supreme Court set aside a death sentence on Tuesday for a Texas inmate who as a teenager struggled to tell time and name the days of the week, concluding he should not be executed in light of his mental d...More..

Trump gives Freedom Caucus an ultimatum on replace bill
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Trump gives Freedom Caucus an ultimatum on replace bill

As the drama heightened over the GOP's Obamacare replacement bill Thursday, President Trump told the Republican holdouts that he was done negotiating, and that if this bill didn't pass on Friday, they would be ...More..

China's Zhonghong Zhuoye to buy Blackstone's stake in SeaWorld
by | Wednesday, March 29, 2017

China's Zhonghong Zhuoye to buy Blackstone's stake in SeaWorld

The deal includes licensing and consulting for theme park development in China, which should clear the path for Zhonghong to bring the SeaWorld brand to new parks there. Its stock price has fallen by a third ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio OKs 'Fearless Girl' statue for another year

It has remained there for almost three decades watching over Wall Street, becoming a symbol for the US financial markets. As for his bull, "I put it there for art", the Italian-born sculptor told MarketWatc...More..

by | Tuesday, March 28, 2017

India not participating in United Nations negotiations on banning nuclear weapons

They have collectively said that the threat of a nuclear disaster is increasing due to North Korea's nuclear programme and an unpredictable government in Washington. U.K. Ambassador Matthew Rycroft said negotia...More..