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Economia Samsung almost doubles Q2 net profit
Author: 0 Samsung almost doubles Q2 net profit

It also benefited from growth in LTE equipment sales. "Although the capex plan for 2017 has not been finalized, the annual capex is expected to be significantly higher than the previous year", the company said Thursday in a press release confirming record-high income statement for the second quarter.

Economia Starbucks closes hundreds of outlets as earnings fall
Author: 0 Starbucks closes hundreds of outlets as earnings fall

In the Portland-area, the closures will affect locations at Washington Square, Clackamas Town Center, Pioneer Square and Vancouver Mall. It met Wall Street expectations for earnings. In the USA, sales rose 5 percent at established locations, also driven mostly by higher spending versus an increase in customer visits. This was driven by a 5% increase in transactions.

Economia Wells Fargo & Company Increases Common Dividend
Author: 0 Wells Fargo & Company Increases Common Dividend

FICO's SI was 649,300 shares in July as released by FINRA. 3,837 shares valued at $333,819 were sold by Louvet Patrice on Thursday, May 4. The SI to Fair Isaac Corporation's float is 2.13%. On Wednesday, January 18 the stock rating was downgraded by Argus Research to "Hold". As per Wednesday, September 21, the company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital.

Economia Japan inflation up, but falls short of 2% target
Author: 0 Japan inflation up, but falls short of 2% target

Household spending in June rose 2.3 percent year-on-year, according to the internal affairs ministry, widely beating market expectations for a rise of 0.5 percent and stemming a losing streak dating back to March 2016. Expressed another way there are now 151 jobs available for every 100 job seekers - who wouldn't like those odds? On early Thursday, the yen partially reversed yesterday's losses after statistics out of Japan showed a surprise improvement in domestic consumption and the labour ...

Economia Barclays half-year results scarred by PPI claims
Author: 0 Barclays half-year results scarred by PPI claims

During the quarter, the bank took a loss of £1.4 billion on reducing its stake in Barclays Africa Group and an impairment of £1.1 billion related to the business. Group pre-tax profits jumped 13% to £2.34 billion for the six months ending in June, as the lender signalled the end of a major corporate restructuring created to focus on its core United Kingdom and U.S.

Economia Galaxy S8 Active Leak Shines Light On All The Details
Author: 0 Galaxy S8 Active Leak Shines Light On All The Details

Today we're getting possibly the best evidence yet that the Galaxy S8 Active is around the corner: leaked specifications that seem to come from an official source. In addition to be rugged for taking on adventures, the Galaxy S8 Active will have a capacious 4,000 mAh battery pack with fast wireless charging, versus a 3,000 mAh battery inside the Galaxy S8.

Economia BT profits suffer sharp fall following accounting scandal
Author: 0 BT profits suffer sharp fall following accounting scandal

Deutsche Telekom (ETR:DTE) and Orange became two important shareholders in BT after they accepted shares in part exchange for mobile operator EE in 2015, in a £12.5 billion deal. CCS Insight director of multiplay and media Paolo Pescatore added: "The two consumer units of BT and EE have finally come together". Petter was one of the architects of BT's aggressive expansion into sports broadcasting as it seeks to protect its consumer base from competitors such as Sky.

Economia Chrissy Teigen is totally unbothered by Donald Trump's Twitter block
Author: 0 Chrissy Teigen is totally unbothered by Donald Trump's Twitter block

He's cut ties with writers, actresses and even a Youtube star - some of whom only crossed him one time before his trigger-happy thumb bannished them via the privacy setting. "She will eat anything and everything". Even with Chrissy and John's glamorous celebrity lifestyle, with lavish clothes and famous friends, the proud momma says she wants Luna to have a normal childhood, like Chrissy experienced herself growing up: "I want her to go and play in the PlayPlace and I want her to do those ...

Economia The Sterling Investment Management Inc. Reduces Stake in Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)
Author: 0 The Sterling Investment Management Inc. Reduces Stake in Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)

The correct version of this story can be viewed at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/07/28/verizon-communications-inc-nysevz-shares-sold-by-mandatum-life-insurance-co-ltd.html. It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500. Conning holds 1.54% or 723,811 shares in its portfolio. Watch Point Trust Co's holdings in Verizon Communications were worth $1,916,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Economia The Parkmead Group plc (PMG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FinnCap
Author: 0 The Parkmead Group plc (PMG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FinnCap

They now have a GBP 380.00p price target on the stock. They now have a GBX 160.00 PT on company. This indicates the analyst now believes there is a potential upside of 16 .4% from the opening price of 326.6 GBX. In other Anglo American plc news, insider John Parker acquired 62,696 shares of Anglo American plc stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 30th.

Economia Foxconn investment could impact North Central Wisconsin
Author: 0 Foxconn investment could impact North Central Wisconsin

Trump's plans for health care and tax cuts face an uncertain future in Congress, and his administration is bogged down by an investigation into Russia's possible ties with his presidential campaign. But Foxconn has had a mixed record following up on promises to create new jobs in the United States. Foxconn is best known as Apple's primary manufacturing partner, and it assembles products like the iPhone.

Economia Longbow Research Downgrades Rating On AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) To
Author: 0 Longbow Research Downgrades Rating On AK Steel Holding Corporation (AKS) To "Neutral"

Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 6,212 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $210,000 after buying an additional 4,391 shares in the last quarter. Finally, AQR Capital Management LLC boosted its position in United States Steel Corporation by 88.0% in the first quarter. TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC now owns 16,463,348 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $118,371,000 after buying an additional 3,357,464 shares during the last quarter.

Economia United States stocks open higher, hit records on round of strong corporate results
Author: 0 United States stocks open higher, hit records on round of strong corporate results

Stocks that pay big dividends were particularly strong after the Federal Reserve took a pause in its slow-moving campaign to lift interest rates, as Treasury yields sank lower. It jumped $20.99, or 9.9 percent, to $233.45. Asian shares got a boost from Samsung's report of record quarterly profit and sales. "We've seen some pretty strong results from important companies", said John Wilson, senior equity portfolio manager at Columbia Threadneedle.

Economia Group Reports 40% Jump in US Wind Power Projects in Q2
Author: 0 Group Reports 40% Jump in US Wind Power Projects in Q2

AEP expects that the wind farm could generate about 4000 directs and 4000 indirect jobs annually during construction phase and 80 permanent jobs, once it is operational. "The path to unlocking America's full energy potential is clear with another strong jump in the number of wind projects moving forward", said Tom Kiernan , CEO of AWEA , in a statement .

Economia Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) has a Market value of 12.22 Billion
Author: 0 Twitter, Inc. (TWTR) has a Market value of 12.22 Billion

Citizens & Northern Corp increased its position in shares of Twitter by 5.2% in the first quarter. Vanguard Group Inc is the second biggest holder with 46 million shares now valued at 687.67 million whilst ClearBridge Advisors, LLC has 37 million shares valued at 550.25 million.

Economia Air France-KLM to Buy Huge Stake in Virgin Atlantic
Author: 0 Air France-KLM to Buy Huge Stake in Virgin Atlantic

Virgin Atlantic Chairman Sir Richard Branson with Craig Kreeger, the airline's current CEO. 41,353 shares of the company were exchanged. Branson owns 10 percent of Virgin Australia Holdings, alongside one fifth stakes held by Singapore Airlines, Etihad, HNA and Nanshan Group.

Economia Intel Stock Climbing in After Hours Trading on Q2 Beat
Author: 0 Intel Stock Climbing in After Hours Trading on Q2 Beat

Intel said it generated about $4.7bn in cash from operations, paid dividends of $1.3bn, and used $1.3bn to repurchase 36 million shares of stock. Revenue was $14.8 billion in the quarter, up 9 percent from $13.5 billion a year ago. The smaller chipmaker, which for years has tried and failed to make a significant dent in Intel's dominance in either the PC or data-center markets, predicted a jump in sales of as much as 26 percent in the current quarter as it begins offering new server chips it ...

Economia Q2 GDP Lands at 2.6%, 1st Read
Author: 0 Q2 GDP Lands at 2.6%, 1st Read

Consumer spending grew 2.8% in the second quarter, up from 1.2% the first three months of the year as Americans benefited from solid job and income growth as well as cheap gasoline. One potential warning sign is in private domestic investment, a signal of future growth. But given the fact that the program has failed to advance in Congress , many economists have trimmed their expectations for growth this year, saying any boost from Trump's efforts will not likely show up until 2018.

Economia Amazon.com, Inc. Q2 2017 Earnings Send Shares Falling
Author: 0 Amazon.com, Inc. Q2 2017 Earnings Send Shares Falling

Norges Bank purchased a new stake in shares of Amazon .com during the fourth quarter worth about $2,736,365,000. However, Amazon , along with its FANG stock members, including Facebook, Netflix and Alphabet's Google , was hit by heavy losses, coming on top of sharp sell-off last June 12 that took a hit on the stock price of the e-commerce giant, sinking 2-3 percent twice.

Economia Starbucks to shutter all 379 of its Teavana stores
Author: 0 Starbucks to shutter all 379 of its Teavana stores

This is becoming a trend with Starbucks , which acquired the bakery La Boulange and began putting its baked goods in stores, later closing all of the chain's standalone stores . It now has a total store count of 26,736 across 75 countries. Starbucks is making moves over in China at the moment. Starbucks will be acquiring the 50 per cent interest from joint venture partners President Chain Store Corporation and Uni-President Enterprises Corporation.

Economia Dollar Steady Ahead of Fed Statement
Author: 0 Dollar Steady Ahead of Fed Statement

Inflation was "running below 2%", the Federal Open Market Committee said , tweaking language from June's statement in which it said inflation was "running somewhat below 2%". Economists surveyed by Bloomberg expect the economy to have rebounded to a 2.5 percent annual growth pace, from 1.4 percent in the first quarter. "Once the statement was out of the way and didn't really give any reasons to buy the dollar, the market tried to push for new highs in some of the other currencies".

Economia Meg Whitman resigns as chair of HP Inc's board amid Uber rumours
Author: 0 Meg Whitman resigns as chair of HP Inc's board amid Uber rumours

Bergh has served as lead independent director of the HP board since March. Whitman, who is CEO of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE), has served as chairwoman of HP Inc since the two companies were formed in the breakup of one of Silicon Valley's oldest firms nearly two years ago.

Economia United Kingdom plans to ban sales of petrol and diesel cars by 2040
Author: 0 United Kingdom plans to ban sales of petrol and diesel cars by 2040

United Kingdom officials said that the overall plan is to eliminate diesel and petrol cars entirely within 10 years of this sales ban. This represents the third set of measures put forward by government to tackle the UK's NO2 emissions, with two previous versions of the plan having been ordered back to the drawing board following legal challenge by the environmental campaign group ClientEarth in 2015 and 2016.

Economia North Korea year away from developing nuclear missiles that can reach US
Author: 0 North Korea year away from developing nuclear missiles that can reach US

The U.S. military has spotted a Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile transporter-erector and firing table in Kusong in North Pyongan Province, U.S. So what's the United States to do? That test saw a KN-17 intermediate range missile travel nearly 500 miles before splashing down in the Sea of Japan/East Sea, hitting the water about 60 miles from Vladivostok in eastern Russian Federation, according to United States officials.