Business

Occidental Petroleum Corporation ( OXY ) analysts on average have given a price target of $78.23 on OXY stock. It has underperformed by 19.43% the S&P500. The New York-based Gotham Asset Mgmt Ltd Llc has invested 0.99% in The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA). Moreover, Ranger Investment Management L.P. has 1.35% invested in the company for 136,615 shares.
  • Household products cause as much air pollution as cars, say experts

    Household products cause as much air pollution as cars, say experts

    Business

    They also want manufacturers of everything from hairspray to furniture polish to rethink the ingredients in their products after research showed they contain harmful levels of oil-derived chemicals to make them fragrant and runny. But the study team also found that levels of other less commonly measured VOC gases, such as ethanol and acetone, were both higher than expected and had been increasing during the same period of time, Gilman said.
  • Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Analysts See $0.82 EPS

    Campbell Soup Company (CPB) Analysts See $0.82 EPS

    Business

    About 3.04 million shares traded. (NYSE:CFG) has risen 50.96% since February 16, 2017 and is uptrending. Finally, Everence Capital Management Inc. bought a new stake in Campbell Soup in the 3rd quarter valued at $211,000. It improved, as 36 investors sold APD shares while 232 reduced holdings. First Allied Advisory Services Inc. raised its position in shares of Campbell Soup by 6.3% in the second quarter.
  • FedEx Customer Data Server Left Unsecured

    FedEx Customer Data Server Left Unsecured

    Business

    The documents were discovered on a publicly available database February 5 by Kromtech , a German security firm, and ultimately determined to belong to Bongo International , a shipping company acquired by FedEx in 2014 and rebranded as FedExCrossBorder prior to shuttering last April, ZDNet first reported Thursday.
  • EU's top negotiator calls for clarity from London on Brexit

    EU's top negotiator calls for clarity from London on Brexit

    Business

    May is hoping to negotiate a transition deal next month which would leave Britain's relationship with the European Union virtually unchanged for around two years. But as well as facing tricky negotiations in Brussels to secure a strong agreement, the PM is also under pressure from Brexiteers in her party who are fundamentally opposed to the European Court of Justice having any oversight role in a settlement, such as in relation to the European arrest warrant.
  • N.Korea: Sending delegation to S.Korea meaningful

    N.Korea: Sending delegation to S.Korea meaningful

    Business

    Kim Yo Jong shook hands with Moon at the beginning of the ceremony. "Although many Koreans are welcoming North Korea's participation in the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics , there are also significant criticism and concerns both domestically and internationally", the statement said.
  • Barclays Lowers Valero Energy Partners (NYSE:VLP) to Equal Weight

    Business

    Bluemountain Capital Management Llc sold 150,010 shares as Valero Energy Corp New ( VLO)'s stock declined 2.47%. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 34,153,259 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $2,303,979,000 after purchasing an additional 747,980 shares during the last quarter.
  • Fire at Cochin Shipyard claims five lives, several injured

    Fire at Cochin Shipyard claims five lives, several injured

    Business

    Workers generally took away the cutting torch made of brass (used for welding) after night work, since it was costly. "We do follow stringent safety practices and even today morning (Tuesday), as per the safety protocols, the amount of gas in the water ballast was checked", said Nair.
  • Explosion at Indian shipyard kills five workers

    Explosion at Indian shipyard kills five workers

    Business

    He visited the shipyard Wednesday morning. Later talking to the media, Mr. Radhakrishnan said there was no indication of any major fire breakout on the vessel. Blast has killed five persons and injured others. Apart from that, medical care and treatment expenditures of the injured are being met by CSL. In addition to the statutory compensation relief, the company will disburse wages to the injured till he returns for work.
  • Valentine's Day today to celebrate love

    Valentine's Day today to celebrate love

    Business

    And people are all set to celebrate the occasion with special programmes with the ones they love and care for, because love is the thing that makes the world lovely, be it the love for the partner , for the family, for the country or for the planet.
  • Moscow says five citizens likely killed in US Syria strikes

    Moscow says five citizens likely killed in US Syria strikes

    Business

    Associates of Russian military contractors fighting alongside government forces in Syria have said there were large-scale casualties among the contractors when US -led coalition forces clashed with pro-government forces in Syria's Deir al-Zor province on February 7.
  • PNB fraud PMLA case: ED summons Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

    PNB fraud PMLA case: ED summons Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi

    Business

    The AAP also alleged that the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) was "benefiting big businessmen and defrauders like Lalit Modi, Vijay Mallya and Nirav Modi and its leaders were involved in the scams done by these people". "It is derogatory, scandalous and demeaning", the law minister said. In addition, sources said simple guidelines like checking the bona fides of Nirav Modi's outfits were not done.
  • Earnings Forecast Revision Scan: Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

    Business

    About 85,367 shares traded. Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE ) has risen 42.29% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500. It increased, as 42 investors sold ADBE shares while 327 reduced holdings. 414.95 million shares or 0.84% less from 418.45 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
  • New Mexico House OKs income tax credit for rooftop solar

    New Mexico House OKs income tax credit for rooftop solar

    Business

    But the issue - which would raise the annual vehicle registration fee by $2 - proved to be a lightning rod, with some House members reporting that they had received more emails from constituents on this bill than on any other. Funding for the pay increase is included in this year's budget. House Majority Leader Rep. Chris Tuck, D-Anchorage, said the Education Department budget needed to be separated from the fiscal year's operating budget.
  • Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) Stock Is Shorted More

    Business

    Aew Cap Mgmt Ltd Partnership invested in 1.58M shares. Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE:DOC) has a market cap of $2.64 billion and over the last 12 months, DOC has declined by -20.05%. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Monday, August 7 by Jefferies. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by Raymond James on Monday, November 2. Drexel Hamilton maintained it with "Buy" rating and $208.0 target in Tuesday, September 19 report.
  • U.S. final demand PPI

    U.S. final demand PPI "solid" in January, economists say

    Business

    The labor market is near full employment, with the jobless rate at a 17-year low of 4.1 per cent. The cost of hospital outpatient care surged 1.0 per cent in January, the largest increase since August 2014, after gaining 0.1 per cent in December.
  • Wholesale prices fall to six-month low

    Wholesale prices fall to six-month low

    Business

    Similarly, the prices of food articles dipped. Inflation in vegetables witnessed some softening with annual inflation at 40.77 per cent in January as against 56.46 per cent in the previous month. In its recent policy review, the central had kept key interest rate unchanged and estimated retail inflation to be 5.1 per cent in the January-March quarter.
  • Food and Drink Export Sales Soar in Brexit Boost

    Food and Drink Export Sales Soar in Brexit Boost

    Business

    Defra said the figures show a "clear desire" for British taste, quality and high standards around the world. United Kingdom food and drink products are being sold in 217 markets, with pork, boosted by by strong sales to China, not the only product to make significant new inroads past year.
  • Abbott Labs Com (ABT) Stake Maintained by First Long Island Investors Llc

    Business

    State Of Tennessee Treasury Department accumulated 0.33% or 1.23 million shares. Relative Strength Index (RSI-14) for Abbott Laboratories ( ABT ) is at 46.9. Since August 16, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 selling transactions for $31.71 million activity. 27,733 Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) shares with value of $1.73 million were sold by Blaser Brian J.
  • Cryptocurrency traders to launch lawsuit against Coincheck on Thursday

    Cryptocurrency traders to launch lawsuit against Coincheck on Thursday

    Business

    In a statement on the exchange's website, the company revealed that within the first day that the service was restored, customers had withdrawn about 40.1 billion yen, worth over $372 million at press time. FSA inspectors are determining whether Coincheck has the financial strength to reimburse some 260,000 holders of NEM coins to the tune of ¥46 billion.
  • Attorney general warns of IRS scams during tax season

    Attorney general warns of IRS scams during tax season

    Business

    Then, victims are contacted by scammers posing as IRS agents, who explain that the refund was a mistake, and provide directions for returning it. The recorded voice gives the taxpayer a case number and a telephone number to call to return the refund.
  • Gold steady on weaker dollar ahead of US price data

    Gold steady on weaker dollar ahead of US price data

    Business

    The dollar's index against a basket of six major currencies extended modest losses suffered overnight and was last down 0.1% at 90.126. "This latest debt comes at a time when people actually think the economy is rebounding and it could be even more inflationary", said Chris Gaffney, president of world markets at EverBank.
  • Fannie Mae Loses $6.5 Billion In 4Q On Tax Change

    Fannie Mae Loses $6.5 Billion In 4Q On Tax Change

    Business

    Since being taken over by the government, Fannie Mae has sent $166.4 billion to the Treasury. As a result, the company recorded a net worth deficit of $3.7 billion as of December 31, 2017. But its pretax income was $18.45 billion, slightly better than the $18.33 billion in 2016. Fannie Mae also reported providing approximately $570 billion in liquidity to the mortgage market in 2017 and said it was the largest issuer of single-family mortgage-related securities in the secondary market in ...
  • ProVise Management Group LLC Has $6.84 Million Position in Amazon.com, Inc

    Business

    Vanguard Group Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Amazon.com by 2.9% in the second quarter. The stock increased 0.44% or $6.3199 during the last trading session, reaching $1457.37. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Nicholas Invest Prtn Ltd Partnership has invested 0.14% in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February 1st.
  • Litecoin Price Reaches $156.69 on Exchanges (CRYPTO:LTC)

    Litecoin Price Reaches $156.69 on Exchanges (CRYPTO:LTC)

    Business

    As a comparison, the bitcoin (BTC) price is now up over 7% over the last 24 hours to US$10,272, Ethereum (ETH) is 3% higher at US$949.58, and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is nearly 10% higher to US$1,480. The Reddit community for Litecoin is /r/litecoin and the currency's Github account can be viewed here. Litecoin's official Twitter account is @ LitecoinProject and its Facebook page is accessible here.
  • Australia's New Payments Platform officially launched today

    Australia's New Payments Platform officially launched today

    Business

    An NPP Australia spokesperson said "thousands" of payments were already underway on the platform between "a variety of banks, building societies and credit unions". "As you can imagine, rolling out something as complex as real-time payments can't simply happen overnight - it needs to be carefully planned". The platform has been developed using SWIFT and the global financial messaging protocol ISO20022.
  • Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) Active stock Recap

    Business

    The company has market cap of $32.71 billion. The stock decreased 0.11% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $69.64. Noticing the technical facts of Occidental Petroleum Corporation ( OXY ), its current distance is -5.43% from 20-Day Simple Moving Average and standing -4.31% away from 50-Day Simple Moving Average while traded 7.47% away from 200-Day Simple Moving Average.
  • German cities to combat air pollution through free public transit trial

    German cities to combat air pollution through free public transit trial

    Business

    The idea was first proposed in a letter penned by three ministers in the German government and sent to European Environment Commissioner Karmenu Vella, according to a DW Akademie report. He says to the German press agency DPA , "I don't know any manufacturer who would be able to deliver the number of electric buses we would need". Car-makers such as BMW, Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler or Volkswagen agreed to pay about €250 million into a billion-euro fund so that local transport could ...
  • Analysts Set Portland General Electric (POR) Price Target at $43.33

    Analysts Set Portland General Electric (POR) Price Target at $43.33

    Business

    The stock decreased 1.01% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $14.67. For shareholders, given the total diluted outstanding shares of 8.68 billion, this means overall earnings per share of -1.13. Moreover, Park Circle has 4.77% invested in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) for 344,050 shares. Stonebridge Cap Mngmt reported 3.16% of its portfolio in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE).