Tuesday October 15-th, 2019

Broadcom to acquire Symantec enterprise security business for $10.7 Bn Broadcom to acquire Symantec enterprise security business for $10.7 Bn

Broadcom Chief Executive Hock Tan has been focused on diversifying beyond the company's core chip business and pushing into the lucrative software arena. Its consumer business contributed to 90 percent of its operating income during the first quart...

IEA Reduces Oil Demand Growth Estimates for 2019, 2020 IEA Reduces Oil Demand Growth Estimates for 2019, 2020

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) futures were at $53.33 per barrel, up 79 cents. The IEA also said recent pledges by governments to secure vulnerable oil tankers in the Middle East provided some reassurance. Markets have tightened recently amid prod...

Kenney says results of panel on Alberta finances coming in September Kenney says results of panel on Alberta finances coming in September

But they say it's a cynical move by Kenney created to give his government some cover when they eventually try to legislate pay cuts to public sector workers. Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is taking aim at Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ahead of this f...

RBA interest rates: Philip Lowe grilled on low interest rates RBA interest rates: Philip Lowe grilled on low interest rates

However, the RBA's quarterly statement of monetary policy, also released on Friday, was less upbeat. The RBA's revised forecasts also assumed underlying would not reach the floor of its 2-3% target band until mid-2021, a year later than previously ...

Walmart To Remove Video Game Displays, Not Guns, From Its Stores Walmart To Remove Video Game Displays, Not Guns, From Its Stores

It also instructed employees to make sure that screens in its electronic departments don't display violence, like hunting videos. Strauss Zelnick, the CEO of Take-Two Interactive, maker of the popular Grand Theft Auto series, scoffed at the critici...

Nike acquires Celect, adds to data science team Nike acquires Celect, adds to data science team

The tech firm's cloud-based analytics platform allows retailers to optimise inventory across multiple sales channels based on what it calls "hyper-local demand predictions". The key stat: Nike members spend three times more at Nike .com than guest...

Attendant removed from flight charged with intoxication

In fact, the passengers said they had to fasten her seat belt for her. Feeling frustrated, passenger Aaron Scherb took to Twitter to call out the carrier for their employee's risky behavior. On her way to the St. Joseph County Jail, she told an off...

Hundreds of Pizza Hut locations expected to close in US Hundreds of Pizza Hut locations expected to close in US

In the United States, there are around 6,100 dine-in Pizza Hut locations and 1,350 express units. "We are leaning in to accelerate the transition of our Pizza Hut U.S. Gibbs said the closures could bring the USA store count to about 7,000. Hundre...

Trump says the problem isn't China, it's the Fed Trump says the problem isn't China, it's the Fed

But a key central bank policymaker, St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard, told AFP on Tuesday that benchmark U.S. lending rates were "in the right neighborhood", suggesting he may be disinclined to cut rates as fast and as far as Tr...

China lowers yuan's trading range but currency stabilizes China lowers yuan's trading range but currency stabilizes

China's exports last month to the USA fell 6.5 percent year-on-year, while imports from the U.S. slumped 19.1 percent. However, traders said Friday's official guidance rate came in firmer than their forecasts, a situation that was also seen earlier...

Frontier Airlines giving away free flights to people named 'Green' or 'Greene' Frontier Airlines giving away free flights to people named 'Green' or 'Greene'

The promotion is part of Frontier's Green Week initiative in which the company is actively pursuing to become America's greenest airline . To that end, Frontier also launched its "greenest flight" on Wednesday, from Denver to Greenville, S.C., ...

$-0.02 EPS Expected for Cronos Group Inc. (CRON)

The stock increased 2.91% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $13.81. However, -42.28% is noted as its 180 days or half-yearly performance . RSI value sited with reading of 54.55. The present relative strength index (RSI ) analysis...

Miracle Treat Day Sees All DQ Blizzard Purchases Go to Janeway Miracle Treat Day Sees All DQ Blizzard Purchases Go to Janeway

Manager Mariano Salvati says in addition to donating net proceeds from every BLIZZARD treat sale - the Renfrew DQ is is going to serve of some HOT WHEELS! "With the support from our incredible partners like Dairy Queen and their customers, our kids c...

Salesforce buys Israel’s Clicksoftware for $1.35 billion Salesforce buys Israel’s Clicksoftware for $1.35 billion

U.S. cloud computing company Salesforce said Wednesday it had acquired the Israeli-founded company ClickSoftware in a deal valued at $1.35 billion. We decided recently that we want to work on this product together, listen to our customers and act...

Stocks rally, pushing S&P 500 into positive territory

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 375 points higher, or 1.4 percent. All three major indexes pared losses in the afternoon session with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq ending the day at green territory. The margin hasn't been that big since the s...

Restaurant seeks 'bacon intern,' pay is $1000 for 1 day of work Restaurant seeks 'bacon intern,' pay is $1000 for 1 day of work

But it's not just a day of free tender-crisp bacon they receive. A West Coast restaurant chain is hiring an intern for a single, one-day shift - and the $1,000 paycheck isn't even the best part. You have to tag @FarmerBoysFoods in your post and u...

Arizona tea partnering with marijuana company Arizona tea partnering with marijuana company

The Journal cited a Euromonitor International report that the privately held Arizona leads all US iced-tea brand by sales volume, though it has suffered a market-share dip from 23.4% in 2013 to 16.2% in 2018. In the US, 11 states legalized recr...

China decries US ban on Chinese firms as 'abuse of state power' China decries US ban on Chinese firms as 'abuse of state power'

Increased uncertainty about the standoff between the United States and China, as well as uncertainty about Brexit, is likely to continue to support safe-haven currencies and risk-off trades in coming weeks. "We urge the U.S.to abandon the Cold War me...

Bitcoin Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Trimming Gains, Buy Dips Near $11K? Bitcoin Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD Trimming Gains, Buy Dips Near $11K?

On the 2 hour chart for XBT/USD, we can see the ascending channel formed as a result of the recent breakout taking price levels up to a key resistance level at $12,400. That threat has led to an outflow from the fiat currency . Meanwhile, Steve ...

Sears in Antioch Set to Close in October Sears in Antioch Set to Close in October

Walgreens , Sears and Kmart announced location closings in the last 24 hours. Almost six months after emerging from bankruptcy , the retailers' parent company says 21 Sears and five Kmart stores will close in late October, according to USA Today...

Victoria's Secret billionaire says Jeffrey Epstein stole $46m of his money Victoria's Secret billionaire says Jeffrey Epstein stole $46m of his money

Epstein reportedly used his ties to Wexner and Victoria's Secret to lure women to hotel rooms and his NY mansion, which was once owned by Wexner. Epstein has pleaded not guilty to federal sex trafficking charges in NY. At that point, Wexner sai...

Oil prices rise on expectations of more OPEC output cuts Oil prices rise on expectations of more OPEC output cuts

And while inventories might have a short-term impact, an ongoing trade war between the US and China is likely to continue to weigh on prices. "Worries about the worsening trade war is still keeping the oil market in a stranglehold", noted Commerz...

Trump accidentally igniting dollar with his trade war Trump accidentally igniting dollar with his trade war

On Twitter, the president said of the Federal Reserve, "Incompetence is a awful thing to watch, especially when things could be taken care of sooo easily". The Philippine central bank cut its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points on Thursday. ...

26M lottery ticket sold in St. Thomas 26M lottery ticket sold in St. Thomas

One lucky punter claimed €119,270 after matching five numbers, plus the bonus. Patrizia Raso, and eight others from across the regions, turned their doubt into celebration after the group checked the ticket on the OLG Lottery app and learned it was...

China exports make surprise return to growth, Companies & Markets News & Top Stories China exports make surprise return to growth, Companies & Markets News & Top Stories

Still, the drop was less than an expected 8.3 per cent and June's 7.3 per cent. China's trade surplus fell to $45.1 billion for the month, from $51.0 billion in June. In dollar terms, foreign trade in the first seven months dipped 1.8 percent to US...

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