Alphabet reports $24.7 Billion in revenue in quarter ended March 31st

They still do, but as long as Google's mobile advertising growth helps produce beats, they're less of a concern. Shares at Alphabet increased 2.8% after the closing bell Thursday. YouTube had come under fire for ads appearing alongside videos c... More..

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US Fed leaves rates unchanged amid slower economic growth
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

US Fed leaves rates unchanged amid slower economic growth

U.S. central bankers stuck to their outlook for gradual monetary-policy tightening after they left interest rates unchanged and showed no alarm over recent economic weakness. Almost eight years after the Great ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Warren Buffet regrets missing out on Google and Amazon

One of the reasons Buffett is heavily investing in the airline industry is that it is becoming more efficient, but he realizes that often comes at the price of comfort. Buffett said, "It's a defect of mine" tha...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

In US Workers at nuclear site take cover after tunnel collapse

The report concluded if the tunnels collapsed, from an quake or another natural cause, it could pose a risk to workers because of the highly contaminated railcars stored inside. "At this time, we're monitorin...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Barclays PLC (BARC) Earns "Hold" Rating from Shore Capital

Shore Capital reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of SSP Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, January 26th. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Thursday, October 15 by N+1 Singer. It has a 25.75 P/E rati...More..

Pennsylvania Trust Co Sells 1412 Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Pennsylvania Trust Co Sells 1412 Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

Investors and Traders continue to monitor technical levels of shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Wells Fargo & Co initiated coverage on Wal-Mart Stores in a research note on Wednesday, January 25th. The ex-dividen...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Crude Oil Prices Consolidate Ahead Of Inventories Data

Brent for July settlement was 20 cents higher at $48.93 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. Oil prices rose on Monday as talk of further supply cuts by major OPEC exporters outweighed ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Chaos at Florida airport after Spirit flights canceled

Videos posted on social media showed passengers running amok, screaming, shouting, and throwing punches at sheriff's deputies at Fort Lauderdale International Airport Monday night, the Miami Herald reporte...More..

Blixt and Smith pull away at Zurich Classic
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Blixt and Smith pull away at Zurich Classic

Smith and Blixt could have won on earlier playoff holes but missed short birdie putts. After Kisner and Brown saw their birdie putts slide by yet again, Smith buried his and finally broke the tape of this marat...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Sinclair Broadcast Group acquires Tribune Media

In April, Sinclair struck a deal to purchase Bonten Media and Cunningham Broadcasting for $240 million, adding 14 stations in eight markets to its footprint. With the acquisition, Sinclair will have owners...More..

Russian energy minister backs oil output cut deal
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Russian energy minister backs oil output cut deal

One of the most worrying aspects for Gulf Opec producers is that the glut of USA oil has pushed the price of benchmark West Texas Intermediate down even further than Brent, which together with the easing of Uni...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Oil steadies, but rattled by concern about OPEC's clout

Another two OPEC sources referenced in the same report above differed in their assessment of the situation, with one saying that core Gulf OPEC producers had talked abut an extension of more than six months...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Delaware trooper fatally shot outside convenience store

The suspect in the death of a DE state trooper was shot and killed by police on Thursday after a long standoff outside the man's home, The New York Daily News reported . Around 4 a.m. Thursday, officers once...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Warren Buffett's one-word answer for why he hasn't purchased Amazon shares

This is his first interview post the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Berkshire Hathaway. Charles Munger, the vice chairman of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc, said the decision to take on insurance li...More..

Brimming US oil storage tanks to feel OPEC cuts last
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Brimming US oil storage tanks to feel OPEC cuts last

The oil market is continuing to improve and expected to be healthier going forward, says Saudi Arabia's Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Minister Khalid Al-Falih. West Texas Intermediate crude will averag...More..

Australia to spend up to $A 20bn on rail projects
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Australia to spend up to $A 20bn on rail projects

Rural groups welcome $8.4 federal commitment to inland rail freight project. The Commonwealth will accelerate construction on several sections. Pre-budget speculation suggested a figure of $1b may be budgeted...More..

Jakarta gov to appeal blasphemy prison sentence
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Jakarta gov to appeal blasphemy prison sentence

Another judge, Abdul Rosyad, said reasons for the stiff sentence included that "the defendant didn't feel guilt, the defendant's act has caused anxiety and hurt Muslims ". The trial was exclusively a criminal ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Warren Buffett Jokes, But Not About Berkshire Paying a Dividend

The investment guru self-deprecatingly admitted that he and Berkshire vice chairman Charlie Munger "miss a lot of things, and we'll keep doing it". He argued that the American Health Care Act , which passed ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Tim Cook says Apple is investing $1 billion in USA manufacturing

Apple has about 80,000 employees in the U.S. and plans to hire thousands more "in the future", according to Cook. The first $1 billion is an initial donation, Cook said, and Apple already has talked to one...More..

Toyota says annual profit drops 21%, first fall in five years
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Toyota says annual profit drops 21%, first fall in five years

Toyota projects global revenue will fall 0.4% to 27.5 trillion yen in the year through March. Toyota Motor said Wednesday it expects a second straight year of profit declines in the year ending March 2018, as...More..

United Airlines, doctor dragged off flight settle lawsuit
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

United Airlines, doctor dragged off flight settle lawsuit

United took a major public relations hit after video of the April 9 incident in Chicago went viral over social media, and the airline industry's practice of overbooking was thrust into the spotlight. Munoz ...More..

ITV Revenue Drops Despite 7 Percent Gain at Production Arm
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

ITV Revenue Drops Despite 7 Percent Gain at Production Arm

In a trading update, the group posted a 9% drop in net advertising revenue to £393mln in the first quarter. Shares in ITV (LON: ITV ) have lost almost one percent in London in early morning trade, as the bl...More..

HSBC reiterated easyJet PLC (LON:EZJ) as 'Buy' With 1450 PT
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

HSBC reiterated easyJet PLC (LON:EZJ) as 'Buy' With 1450 PT

The Company's subsidiaries provide specialist consumer payment, and other services and products, transaction processing and settlement. Grs Advisors Llc holds 5.45% of its portfolio in Camden Property Trust f...More..

European leaders agree on the negotiating guidelines for Brexit
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

European leaders agree on the negotiating guidelines for Brexit

The Brexit guidelines rule out discussing a free trade deal -sought by British Prime Minister Theresa May - until the European Union sees progress on agreeing key withdrawal terms. He finished by saying "If t...More..

Standard Life Aberdeen Plans to Cut 800 Jobs After Merger
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Standard Life Aberdeen Plans to Cut 800 Jobs After Merger

It has also been revealed that the merged firm will be named Standard Life Aberdeen, although it may use different names for its products. The merger of Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management will lead...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Analyst Activity - Williams Capital Reiterates Buy on Carrizo Oil & Gas (NASDAQ:CRZO)

Also, VP Gregory F. Conaway sold 1,949 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Monday, March 27th. Canaccord Genuity set a $44.00 price target on Carrizo Oil & Gas and gave the company a "buy" rating ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Drilling Down into the numbers for Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (NasdaqGS:CRZO)

Carrizo Oil & Gas earned a news impact score of 0.19 on AlphaOne's scale. News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings ...More..

Gold hits near eight-week low as safe-haven demand fades
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Gold hits near eight-week low as safe-haven demand fades

On Tuesday, it dropped below its 100-day moving average to its lowest since March 15 at $1,213.81. US gold futures were up 0.5 per cent at $1,221.80 an ounce. But gold saw its highest fall in a single day since...More..

China's consumer inflation up 1.2 pct in April
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

China's consumer inflation up 1.2 pct in April

The bureau also said that producer prices climbed 6.4 percent on year - shy of forecasts for 6.7 percent and down from 7.6 percent a month earlier. On a month-over-month basis, the CPI edged up 0.1% in Apri...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Oil trades near five-month lows despite Saudi assurances on cuts

Al-Falih spoke with Russian energy minister Alexander Novak on Thursday to discuss the status of the oil market and their planned meeting in Beijing within 10 days, Al-Aama said. Oil prices down by about 15% s...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Buffett 'blew it' by not buying stock in Amazon and Google

Speaking at an annual conference of his company's shareholders in Omaha, Nebraska, on Saturday, Buffett said that healthcare costs were the biggest problem facing United States businesses, adding that his feder...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

English is losing importance in Europe — EU's Juncker

Critics accused Ms. Theresa May of acting like Donald Trump in seeking election show-fights with foreign leaders. Barnier dismissed suggestions from London that the Brexit talks should be kept secret. None ye...More..

USDA Chief Rolls Back Nutrition Standards for School Lunches
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

USDA Chief Rolls Back Nutrition Standards for School Lunches

However, Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced on Monday a rollback of school lunch standards championed by the former first lady, declaring at a Virginia school that the administration would " Mak...More..

After 4 blowouts, maybe a thriller is due in Spurs-Rockets series
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

After 4 blowouts, maybe a thriller is due in Spurs-Rockets series

And the Houston Rockets can, too, after his performance helped them rebound from consecutive losses to beat the San Antonio Spurs 125-104 and tie the Western Conference semifinal at 2-2. With 7:09 left in the...More..

Trump Mocks 'Cryin' Chuck Schumer For Switching Positions On Comey
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Trump Mocks 'Cryin' Chuck Schumer For Switching Positions On Comey

The letter appears to reference the department's potential investigations into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation, but it doesn't mention anything about Comey's handling of the Clinto...More..