Economia

Economia Met Office issue fog weather warning for Northern Ireland
Author: 0 Met Office issue fog weather warning for Northern Ireland

Mist and fog patches will form also. The early forecast for the weekend isn't much better, with plenty of spells of heavy rain forecast, while "a showery regime" is set to take hold for the early days of next week. Afternoon highs just 3C to 6C in light variable breezes. It will stay dry in most places, but a little light rain. Frost and icy stretches too, with slack winds.

Economia China May Stop Buying US Treasuries
Author: 0 China May Stop Buying US Treasuries

The Bloomberg report, which cited people familiar with the matter, quoted the sources as saying the market for US government bonds is becoming less attractive relative to other assets. In Washington, a U.S. Treasury Department spokesman could not immediately be reached for comment. A taper in Chinese purchases would come as the Federal Reserve unwinds the massive balance sheet it amassed following the financial crisis.

Economia Mafia raids: Police in Italy and Germany make 169 arrests
Author: 0 Mafia raids: Police in Italy and Germany make 169 arrests

The crime ring's "holding company", based in the town of Ciro in Calabria, was led from his cell by Giuseppe Farao, a 70-year-old boss already sentenced to life imprisonment but still issuing instructions to his family and associates. "This is the genetic mutation of the 'NDrangheta ", Vincenzo Luberto, a magistrate, said. Veteran 'NDrangheta investigator Nicola Gratteri added: "This investigation is the biggest in 23 years, based on the arrests".

Author: 0 Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Sold by American Century Companies Inc

About 1.06 million shares traded. Extended Stay America, Inc. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 37.41% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. Truenorth Inc owns 1,814 shares. Adell Harriman And Carpenter invested in 42,318 shares. Analysts await The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) to report earnings on February, 6.

Author: 0 (MRK) Holdings Lifted by Blackhill Capital Inc

It has outperformed by 0.16% the S&P500. ( MRK ) by 23.22% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. GW&K Investment Management LLC now owns 369,150 shares of the company's stock valued at $23,039,000 after buying an additional 22,736 shares during the last quarter.

Economia Warren Buffett appoints two new vice chairs of Berkshire Hathaway
Author: 0 Warren Buffett appoints two new vice chairs of Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathway's insurance and reinsurance operations are an enormous driver of the conglomerate's value, with the $100 billion or more insurance float providing the ammunition for Warren Buffett's investment bets. Buffett commented today, "It's part of the movement towards succession at this time". The appointments appear to position Abel and Jain on equal footing, likely giving each a shot at the top job when Buffett eventually relinquishes the post of CEO and chairman.

Economia Tesla begins production of Solar Roof tiles at NY gigafactory
Author: 0 Tesla begins production of Solar Roof tiles at NY gigafactory

Elon Musk the CEO of Tesla Inc . Pre-orders for the solar roof tiles began back in May; customers paid $1,000 as a deposit on the product, and United States installation was supposed to start in the summer of 2017. A roof with solar shingles would cost more than conventional roof along with photovoltaic panels - but not "wickedly so, " said Hugh Bromley, a New York-based Bloomberg New Energy Finance analyst, Bloomberg reported.

Economia Sainsbury's enjoys Christmas sales boost but warns over challenging market
Author: 0 Sainsbury's enjoys Christmas sales boost but warns over challenging market

Laith Khalaf, senior analyst Hargreaves Lansdown, said: " Sainsbury's put in a solid performance in the last quarter of the year, despite its exposure to the fast-shrinking general merchandise market". United Kingdom retailer Sainsbury's has posted a like-for-like sales increase of 1.1% (excluding fuel) for the third quarter of its financial year, the 15 weeks to 6 January.

Economia Agency says it will hold 'parties accountable' for JFK flood
Author: 0 Agency says it will hold 'parties accountable' for JFK flood

In a statement , the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey said a water pipe that feeds a sprinkler system in the privately operated Terminal 4 broke at about 2 p.m., causing water to flood the terminal and significantly disrupt operations. The Port Authority blamed the massive delays on a "cascading series of issues", including extreme cold, frozen equipment and staff shortages. At least there's nowhere for the airport to go but up in 2018.

Economia Cabinet Approves 49% FDI in Air India, 100% in Single Brand Retail
Author: 0 Cabinet Approves 49% FDI in Air India, 100% in Single Brand Retail

For investments in automatic route sectors, FDI applications will be processed by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion. Newsletter has been successfully subscribed. In real estate, a big announcement has been made: Govt has decided that brokerage service doesn't amount to real estate business, and this means, that FDI would be now allowed.

Economia Fed's Harker pushes for under two price hikes in 2018
Author: 0 Fed's Harker pushes for under two price hikes in 2018

Currently, the Fed aims for US consumer prices to rise 2 percent a year but the central bank has rarely met that target since adopting it in 2012, with inflation typically at less than 2 percent. "There is some possibility this could light a fire under investment and really drive growth higher", Bullard, a policy dove who's argued against raising rates, said in an interview on Bloomberg Television with Michael McKee on January 5.

Economia Sydney Trains Are An Absolute Shitshow And Commuters Are Pissed
Author: 0 Sydney Trains Are An Absolute Shitshow And Commuters Are Pissed

Transport NSW tweeted on Wednesday morning: "MAJOR DELAYS ACROSS THE NETWORK due to staff availability & earlier incidents". "We are expecting another 21 per cent [growth] in the next two years, so we had no choice but to introduce more services [as part of the timetable changes]", he said.

Economia Cruise Line Apologizes For Sailing Into Winter Storm
Author: 0 Cruise Line Apologizes For Sailing Into Winter Storm

On their way back to NY at the end of last week, they sailed through the massive storm. Those passengers say they feared for their lives after a Norwegian Cruise Line ship they were on encountered the brutal winter storm that many meteorologists referred to as a "bomb cyclone".

Economia World Bank predicts
Author: 0 World Bank predicts "enormous growth" for India, 7.3% in 2018-19

That includes solid growth in the "big three" advanced economies - the USA, the eurozone and Japan - and improvements in the important emerging market economies. Another risk are the "escalating trade restrictions". While policy makers fretted past year about the impact of President Donald Trump's "America First" policies, investors have been betting the global recovery will continue.

Author: 0 Notable Stock Analysts Ratings Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

The stock decreased 0.71% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $66.16. About 3.14M shares traded. Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI ) traded up 0.2810% on Wednesday, hitting $48.8168. Therefore 83% are positive. Zacks' sales calculations are an average based on a survey of research analysts that that provide coverage for Activision Blizzard.

Economia Karnataka girls 'warned' on ties with men of other faiths
Author: 0 Karnataka girls 'warned' on ties with men of other faiths

The girl committed suicide on January 6. A Hindu woman has killed herself after facing harassment over her relationship with a Muslim man in the southern Indian state of Karnataka, police say. The group had accused that the girl was roaming with a Muslim boy, and thereby, paving the way for "Love Jihad". A local BJP youth wing leader has been arrested and police is on the lookout for four others.

Economia Analyst Research Roundup: Avnet, Inc. (AVT), Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (PDM)
Author: 0 Analyst Research Roundup: Avnet, Inc. (AVT), Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (PDM)

Needham maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Monday, October 16 report. The rating was downgraded by Citigroup on Tuesday, December 13 to "Neutral". Physicians Realty Trust, a self-managed healthcare real estate company, focuses on the acquisition, development, ownership, and management of healthcare properties that are leased to physicians, hospitals, and healthcare delivery systems.

Economia Fisker EMotion arrives at CES before it goes on sale in 2019
Author: 0 Fisker EMotion arrives at CES before it goes on sale in 2019

The Fisker EMotion is priced at $129,000 and is slated to arrive in 2019. Let's talk more about that interior, as this is the first time we've gotten such a close look at it. The manufacturer didn't note the EMotions 0-60 time (potentially due to the machine's inevitably heavy weight due to the amount of energy storage used to power the auto for 400 miles); however, it did mention that the vehicle's top speed will be around an estimated 161-miles per hour.

Economia Ford F-150 Diesel Is Actually Good On Gas
Author: 0 Ford F-150 Diesel Is Actually Good On Gas

That explains how Ford managed to get it to deliver all that brawn while keeping fuel economy figures decent. The F-150 Diesel will utilize a new 10-speed automatic transmission co-developed with GM. (569 Nm) of torque and hits an EPA-estimated highway fuel economy of 29 mpg (8.1 L/100 km). The newest F-Series diesel uses a mechanical cooling fan driven by the engine and dual radiator shutters for improved high temperature/high-altitude performance, a setup that Ford Diesel Engine ...

Economia Schuette silent on Trump marijuana crackdown
Author: 0 Schuette silent on Trump marijuana crackdown

The Ohio legislature approved marijuana for medicinal purposes past year, but criminal prosecutions against that industry is now protected by a budget rider prohibiting the use of federal dollars for such actions. But Thomas Rosenberger, executive director of the National Cannabis Industry Association of OH, said the presence of Sessions at the helm of the Justice Department has raised new concerns about the amendment's future.

Economia Is Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) A Safe Bet For Investors?
Author: 0 Is Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) A Safe Bet For Investors?

It has outperformed by 3.98% the S&P500. Schwartz Investment Counsel Inc decreased Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) stake by 11.62% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc accumulated 2.34M shares. Manufacturers Life Insurance The reported 2.76M shares or 0.09% of all its holdings. About 276,955 shares traded.

Economia Target (TGT) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds
Author: 0 Target (TGT) Getting Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds

This company shares (ALT) so far managed to recover 29.14% since collapsing to its 52-week low. A number of research firms have weighed in on TGT . Target raised its same-store sales growth forecast for the quarter ending January to 3.4 percent, from a prior forecast of flat to up 2 percent. With its digital business booming, Target now expects 2017 will be the fourth consecutive year in which its digital sales grow more than 25 percent.

Economia Wi-Fi Alliance Working on New Wi-Fi Security Standard WPA3
Author: 0 Wi-Fi Alliance Working on New Wi-Fi Security Standard WPA3

WPA2, the current incarnation of the wireless security standard since 2004, uses a four-way handshake to securely allows new devices with a pre-shared password to join a network. WPA3 features anti-brute-force protection. A 192-bit security suite is also being implemented to further protect wireless networks and to meet higher security requirements needed in some industries.

Economia Toyota will offer Alexa in its cars starting later this year
Author: 0 Toyota will offer Alexa in its cars starting later this year

Toyota said on Tuesday that it will be deploying Alexa beginning with its Entune 3.0 App Suite and Lexus Enform App Suite 2.0 vehicle system software updates for select 2018 model year vehicles later in 2018, giving USA customers access to Alexa while on the go.