Saturday August 24-th, 2019

Smith's to stop accepting Visa credit cards due to 'excessive fees' Smith's to stop accepting Visa credit cards due to 'excessive fees'

In a press release, Smith's stated that Visa's fees were the highest of any credit card they accept. The move is an extension of Kroger's decision to ban Visa credit cards last August at its Foods Co. Meanwhile, Visa said cardholders are the cred...

Microsoft unveils new cloud-based enterprise security tools Microsoft unveils new cloud-based enterprise security tools

The new service is created to help security teams easily hunt down and restrict human adversary intrusions and advanced attacks such as cyber-espionage. There is also a dearth of qualified cybersecurity professionals in the world at the moment , whi...

Subaru Discloses Largest-Ever Recall; 2.3M Vehicles Worldwide Subaru Discloses Largest-Ever Recall; 2.3M Vehicles Worldwide

We contacted Subaru to clarify, and the automaker told us NHTSA has been notified of the pending recall. As a result, functions related to the brake light switch (brake light, Vehicle Dynamics Control, transmission and engine-start interlocks, an...

Tata is said to explore options for struggling Jaguar Land Rover Tata is said to explore options for struggling Jaguar Land Rover

Earlier in February, the company also suffered $4 billion loss which had credit investors anxious. Tata Motors recently posted the biggest quarterly loss in Indian corporate history of £3.4billion as JLR's Chinese sales slumped. In December 2018,...

Customers unable to access Revolut app after digital bank suffers outage Customers unable to access Revolut app after digital bank suffers outage

The company discovered a spate of suspected money laundering on its network a year ago, and this week it was reported that it had "erroneous [ly]" switched off a system that was supposed to detect suspicious activity for three months. Representatives...

Amazon May Launch a New Chain of Grocery Stores Amazon May Launch a New Chain of Grocery Stores

Cities involved in early negotiations for stores include San Francisco, Seattle, Chicago, Washington, D.C. and Philadelphia , the paper reported. Amazon may also be planning to acquire regional grocers to continue growing in foods, the Journal ...

Lawsuit: Emotional support dog mauls 5-year-old girl at Portland airport Lawsuit: Emotional support dog mauls 5-year-old girl at Portland airport

The suit says the airline is at fault for allegedly allowing Brannan to bring a unsafe dog into the gate waiting area, where the attack happened, when the dog wasn't a trained service animal and wasn't properly confined. The airport and airline both ...

Yeast Engineered to Make Cannabinoids Yeast Engineered to Make Cannabinoids

To be clear, the researchers' objective is to help produce low-priced and efficient cannabis for medicinal use. As well as producing well-known cannabinoids , Keasling's team was able to coax the yeast into producing much rarer derivatives - inc...

Aston Martin sales rise by 25% in 2018 Aston Martin sales rise by 25% in 2018

Palmer added: "You're holding that contingency stock for longer, which means that your working capital is tied up for longer". However, the British firm's vehicle sales jumped 26 per cent to 6,441 past year to beat forecasts as it reiterated 2019...

Bumper earnings means dividend cash splash for Rio Tinto investors

Studying how markets and prices move may help the investor decide which way is the best way to go. With the stock market still trading at super high levels, investors may be anxious that a major shift will occur in the near future. The 100-day MA ver...

Weight Watchers International (WTW) Lowered to Weight Watchers International (WTW) Lowered to "Hold" at Craig Hallum

The consensus now stands at a Hold while its average price target is $35.64. Moreover, Asset Gp has 0.1% invested in Weight Watchers International, Inc. Finally, SunTrust Banks lowered Weight Watchers International from a buy rating to a hold rating ...

Cadbury, Oreo manufacturer seeks paid 'Chocolate Taster' Cadbury, Oreo manufacturer seeks paid 'Chocolate Taster'

Insider reports that the job interview process involves "choco-challenges" where applicants will be tested on their ability to detect taste differences among the different chocolates. Be able to taste chocolate and cocoa beverage products and give o...

New 2021 Polestar 2 to Compete With Tesla's Model 3 New 2021 Polestar 2 to Compete With Tesla's Model 3

The Polestar 2, aimed directly at the Tesla Model 3, has an expected range of 440km and boasts a 78 kWh battery pack. Physical buttons are also kept in check, at least compared to a regular Volvo, and in the middle there's an 11-inch touchscreen dis...

Lyft files for $100 million IPO Lyft files for $100 million IPO

However, when a company IPOs, it means they'll be subject to the daily whims of the stock market and Wall Street investors, which not only increases scrutiny, but also means heightens pressure from investors to deliver on their financials.

Laurentian Bank's Q1 net income down as it announces 10% workforce cut Laurentian Bank's Q1 net income down as it announces 10% workforce cut

TBank and TMB Bank Public Co. In November, Scotiabank said it was exiting nine Caribbean nations. Scotiabank's retreat comes even as earnings growth overseas has been one of the few bright spots for the Toronto-based lender. "Credit quality remains...

Booker And Friends Introduce Controversial Marijuana Bills. Here's What They're Aiming For Booker And Friends Introduce Controversial Marijuana Bills. Here's What They're Aiming For

Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.), Sen. BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS/NewscomIf you need an example of how much public opinion has shifted on marijuana legalization, check out Sen. The Marijuana Justice Act was originally proposed by Booker in 2017. As states...

French justice minister calls sports hijab row hysterical French justice minister calls sports hijab row hysterical

Despite causing controversy over its decision to commercialise the Islamic garment, which it already sells in Morocco , Decathlon initially chose to stick with its decision to bring it to Europe. The conservative government of former President Nico...

Business Leaders, Lawmakers Beg Amazon to Come Back to NY Business Leaders, Lawmakers Beg Amazon to Come Back to NY

Signatories to the letter included the heads of Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, Mastercard and JetBlue Airways, as well as local leaders, including the heads of tenant associations and the president of the NAACP New York State Conference. Amazon anno...

Walmart Gets Rid of Greeters, Worrying Some Walmart Gets Rid of Greeters, Worrying Some

Walmart says it is striving to place greeters in other jobs at the company and the title of greeter will be officially eliminated April 26. Cindy Phillips is from DE and was shopping Thursday at the Walmart in Salisbury . Walmart is one of the lar...

NUCLEAR WAR WARNING as India Pakistan tensions SURGE after warplane shot down NUCLEAR WAR WARNING as India Pakistan tensions SURGE after warplane shot down

Wing Commander Abhinandan was taken into custody by Pakistan on Wednesday after his MiG 21 Bison aircraft was shot down in PoK. Tensions have been running high since Indian aircraft crossed into Pakistan on Tuesday carrying out what India c...

On Feb 27, 2019 Argus Downgrades Kraft Heinz (NASDAQ:KHC). On Feb 27, 2019 Argus Downgrades Kraft Heinz (NASDAQ:KHC).

But that doesn't mean they can't hold interesting information about equity market returns. EPS growth percentage represents the annualized rate of net-income-per-share growth over the trailing one-year period for the stocks held by a stock.

Weak Australian construction work data pushes the Aussie lower Weak Australian construction work data pushes the Aussie lower

Along with residential, the value of engineering work dragged on the quarterly headline reading, slumping 5% to $21.493 billion, leaving it down 7.8% from a year earlier. Lendlease, past year for the first time said its European apartment pipeline o...

Amtrak train with 183 aboard freed after 37 hours in snowy Oregon Amtrak train with 183 aboard freed after 37 hours in snowy Oregon

Service workers planned to meet the train and load it up with donuts and dog food for a service animal aboard. Dodson said in a Facebook post before the CNN interview that, "This is hell, and it's getting worse". Rhodes said the train stopped sud...

GDP growth slows to 5-quarter low of 6.6 pc in Q3 GDP growth slows to 5-quarter low of 6.6 pc in Q3

For the next financial year, the RBI has projected GDP growth to be in the range of 7.2-7.4 per cent for the first half, and 7.5 per cent in the third quarter. FY19 services growth is seen slower at 7.4 per cent against 8.1 per cent YoY largely due...

Tesla to close stores to reduce costs for $35,000 Model 3 Tesla to close stores to reduce costs for $35,000 Model 3

Just a few moments ago, Tesla updated its website and revealed that the $35,00 Model 3 - which was always part of Tesla's master plan - is coming soon. He warned, however, there could be "more speed bumps ahead", with a new influx of buyers poten...

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