by | December 21, 2017 | 21:08

That is the highest rate of inflation nationally since last January. Inflation had remained below two per cent for nearly all of 2017 and the rate hadn't been as high as 2.1 per cent since last January. The retail sales numbers for October showed greater growth in every province, with higher numbers in Ontario, Quebec and B.C. accounting for the bulk of the increase, the agency said.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:09

In November, tax receipts increased by 5%, mainly driven by income tax, value-added tax, and stamp duty on property purchases. The pickup, however, largely reflected a jump in receipts from tobacco taxes and a squeeze on tax credits. The ONS said that this would lead to a £300m per month drop in public sector net borrowing. Total public sector net debt, excluding public sector banks and the central bank, was £1.57 trillion at the end of the month, down £23.5 billion and marking 76.7 per ...

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:06

First Citizens Savings Bank & Tru Com holds 0.19% or 70,354 shares in its portfolio. Discovery Communications is the world's #1 nonfiction media company reaching more than 1.8 billion cumulative subscribers in 209 countries and territories.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:03

Brent for February settlement gained 76 cents to end the session at $64.56 on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. "The global economy is doing well and you're seeing strong demand". Growth in supplies from outside OPEC may exceed the rise in global oil consumption next year, the IEA said. Oil prices dipped on Thursday as soaring USA output, fast approaching 10 million barrels per day (bpd), outweighed a drop in American crude inventories.

by | December 21, 2017 | 21:00

It has underperformed by 6.98% the S&P500. Brown Advisory Securities Llc decreased its stake in Apache Corp (APA) by 59.42% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. TheStreet upgraded Ares Capital from a "c+" rating to a "b-" rating in a report on Tuesday, December 12th. Jefferies has "Buy" rating and $19.5 target.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:50

Third-quarter results for no-moat Bed Bath & Beyond were largely in line with our expectations. Ffcm LLC now owns 4,435 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $104,000 after purchasing an additional 4,290 shares during the last quarter.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:53

It has underperformed by 0.55% the S&P500. Alphamark Advisors Llc acquired 8,217 shares as Digital Realty Trust (DLR)'s stock rose 10.26%. EDR's SI was 6.54M shares in December as released by FINRA. Essex Finance Svcs invested in 0.09% or 12,580 shares. The 8 months bearish chart indicates high risk for the $2.63 billion company. The firm has a market capitalization of $4,230.03, a PE ratio of 21.57, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 5.45 and a beta of 0.32.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:32

President Trump reacted positively to the AT&T news, saying, "That's pretty good, that's pretty good", after reading the plan at a White House event. One was called Third National Bank, the other Fifth National Bank. CINCINNATI, OHIO -Fifth Third Bancorp announced plans to raise its minimum hourly wage for all employees to $15 and distribute a one-time bonus of $1,000 for more than 13,500 employees.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:25

United Kingdom auto production fell by nearly five per cent in November 2017, according to figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). Year to date, more than 1.5 million cars have rolled off production lines, with eight out of 10 of them destined for global markets. "Clarity on the nature of our future overseas trading relationships, including details on transition arrangements with the European Union, is vital for future growth and success".

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:20

Davisson sold 1,000 shares of Sherwin-Williams stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 4th. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since December 20, 2016 and is uptrending. Lyon Street Limited Co invested in 4.69% or 75,264 shares. Amer Century has invested 0% in Blackbaud, Inc. (NASDAQ:STMP). Baillie Gifford & has 65,250 shares.

by | December 21, 2017 | 20:10

The institutional investor held 269,444 shares of the railroads company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $31.25M, down from 278,258 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 8.3 percent. Analysts‟ target price forecasts are a prediction of a stock‟s future price, generally over the 12 months following the release date (Asquith et al., 2005).

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:52

Herald Investment Management Ltd who had been investing in Silicon Motion Technology Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $1.90 billion market cap company. Therefore 6% are positive. Barclays upped their target price on Abbott Laboratories from $57.00 to $60.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a research report on Thursday, September 28th.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:53

The company said Thursday that it plans to ask the Nasdaq to change its trading symbol from its current " LTEA ", but didn't disclose what it wants the symbol changed to. The company will continue to operate Long Island Brand Beverages, LLC as a wholly-owned subsidiary following the change. It's the latest in a near-daily phenomenon sweeping the stock market, where obscure microcap companies reorient to focus on some aspect of the mania sparked by bitcoin's 1,600 percent rally this year.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:51

The project had been plagued by delays and escalating costs for years. In an unusual move, PSC Chairman Stan Wise asked Georgia Power's legal counsel if the company would move forward with the project under the conditions imposed, and counsel affirmed that Georgia Power and its partners in the project would accept the conditions.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:49

For a while now Walmart has been playing the retail game by Amazon's rules, pre-empting the e-commerce giant's moves at every turn. It's reportedly dubbed Project Kepler, and is being led by's co-founder and CTO, Mike Hanrahan; it appears to be the first major development we've heard of since the discount retailer was acquired by Walmart last August .

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:45

This works out to a net decrease in ownership of 6.47 million shares, and suggests that institutions are feeling bearish about the stock. Paypal accounts for about 0.8% of Beacon Investment Advisory Services Inc.'s portfolio, making the stock its 27th largest position.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:45

The stock increased 1.26% or $0.76 during the last trading session, reaching $60.9. About 6.48M shares traded. South Dakota Investment Council cut its holdings in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC ) by 7.5% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:40

The first meeting between company executives and a pilots union took place in Dublin on Tuesday. On that basis, the company's confirmation meant the danger of industrial action had "receded for the present", the union added. " Ryanair has also submitted a set of proposals on pay and conditions, procedures and dispute resolution for its Irish-based pilots , and looks forward to concluding an early agreement on these issues with its Irish Ryanair pilot company council".

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:27

The Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 makes it illegal to use age as a sole criteria when filling a position, specifically by exhibiting bias against workers 40 or older. It's quite possible that the ads flagged by ProPublica are one component of a larger marketing campaign with elements targeted at all age groups.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:23

Since unveiling the electric vehicles last month, Tesla has received quite a few orders from major companies. "When I am looking at this, I just laugh because Pepsi, UPS , this is a great marketing opportunity for them and plus that, it's a win, win for them and Elon Musk because now he is going to get these Tesla trucks road tested by somebody who is paying full price for them", he said.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:22

The unions have been in the dispute with Virgin Trains over employment conditions for guards. The network calls at London Liverpool Street, Stratford and Romford and extends to parts of Essex and Norfolk, and operates around 60 per cent of its trains without conductors.

by | December 21, 2017 | 19:23

Comcast Corp now has $184.05 billion valuation. Pacific Center for Financial Services now owns 3,132 shares of the cable giant's stock worth $118,000 after buying an additional 1,788 shares during the last quarter. Jefferies maintained Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) on Thursday, July 6 with "Buy" rating. (NASDAQ:SONC) rating on Friday, June 24. Analysts have predicted that CMCSA will grow it's earning at a 8.68% annual rate in the next 5 years.

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:54

He also added: "We would urge the US International Trade Commission to do the right thing for fair trade and jobs by finding against Boeing and setting aside the commerce department's determination when it makes its final decision in the New Year".

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:54

However, thanks to an update rolled out by Twitter , as an alternative to SMS , users can also use a third-party authenticator app such as Google Authenticator , Duo Mobile, Authy or similar installed on their mobile device. twitter .com. In the top menu, click your profile icon, then click Settings and privacy . Follow the set up process instructions (which will involve scanning a bar code with your phone).

by | December 21, 2017 | 18:43

The introduction of an intermediate standard on the way to 5G was decided in March this year , as a way to accelerate the roll-out of the next mobile network generation. Branda said that the first phase of the 5G standard is aimed at addressing the enhanced mobile broadband use case, ideally encouraging operators to make their initial investments in 5G by providing a business case that can then lead into support for new types of 5G services.