• Crude Oil Steady Ahead Of Inventories
Crude Oil Steady Ahead Of Inventories

Following four consecutive weeks of gains, crude prices have turned lower this week as momentum-chasing oil speculators banked profit after both Brent and WTI contracts hit three-year highs. Read: How does Kuwait reduce a $23.6bn budget deficit? The oil producers will officially review their agreement in June and may start to cut quotas in the ...

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  • Analyst Activity - Barclays Reiterates Overweight on Hunting (LON:HTG)
Analyst Activity - Barclays Reiterates Overweight on Hunting (LON:HTG)

About 594,568 shares traded. Among 10 analysts covering Saga ( LON:SAGA ), 6 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 70% are positive. Pioneer Energy had 31 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. First Personal Financial accumulated 0.01% or 400 shares. Beese Fulmer Mngmt holds 1.82% or 46,839 shares. Yacktman Asset...

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  • Weather warning in Essex as snow begins to fall
Weather warning in Essex as snow begins to fall

As with the snow earlier this month, it could also be very localised, with some parts of the borough seeing hefty falls, while other parts get away with a light dusting or just rain. Cumbria is expected to hit lows of -4C overnight, with parts of Scotland dropping as low as -13C. Highways England issued a severe weather warning.

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  • A Key Decision Awaits Bank of Canada
A Key Decision Awaits Bank of Canada

According to Mortgage Dashboard , the average 5-year fixed rate available through brokers is now 2.94%, up from 2.92% a week ago and well up from 2.58% at this time last year. "But perhaps not as fast and furious as the market was starting to think". The gap between the two-year yield and its USA counterpart widened by 2.9 basis points to a spre...

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  • Storm Fionn is about to hit Ireland and the UK
Storm Fionn is about to hit Ireland and the UK

An Orange weather warning, the second highest, is now in place for counties Donegal, Galway, Leitrim, Mayo, Sligo, Clare, Cork , and Kerry. "During Wednesday night and into Thursday, there is the potential for gusts of 60-70mph quite widely, and a small chance of winds reaching 80mph in places", the Met Office's chief forecaster said.

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  • Amid crackdown fears, Bitcoin slumps to six week low
Amid crackdown fears, Bitcoin slumps to six week low

Shutting down digital currency exchanges is "a live option but government ministries need to very seriously review it", he added. Ethereum is down with 14%, Ripple has plunged 21% and even Bitcoin Cash with 19% for just 24 hours. China has also been coming down hard on cryptocurrency activity, and it is also considering blocking domestic ...

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  • RCom spurts after exit from SDR framework
RCom spurts after exit from SDR framework

Reliance Telecom, its sister concern which provides GSM services in eight circles including Calcutta and Bengal, has also announced plans to discontinue voice services from Friday (December 29) and focus only on high speed data. He also seems to have given up on his plans to offer 4G services to retail customers using RCom's sharing agreement wi...

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  • December CPI inflation over 5.2%, dashing hopes of RBI rate cut
December CPI inflation over 5.2%, dashing hopes of RBI rate cut

The Bank of England has previously said it expected the CPI to peak in the final months of 2017, before falling back to about 2.4% at the end of this year. The ONS also said it was too early to say whether this was the start of a longer-term reduction in the rate of inflation. The year on year food and non-alcoholic beverages inflation prone to tra...

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  • BA passenger wearing 10 shirts, eight pairs of pants arrested
BA passenger wearing 10 shirts, eight pairs of pants arrested

He was subsequently prevented from boarding an easyjet flight while adopting a similar approach the next day, as, according to the airline, the captain and crew said they had concerns about his previous behaviour, making him ineligible for a refund.

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  • Blackberry launches cybersecurity software to help protect self-driving cars from hacks
Blackberry launches cybersecurity software to help protect self-driving cars from hacks

The worldwide "ransomware" attack past year, which is known as WannaCry, helped increase awareness of BlackBerry's security software business that has been widely focused on managing secure connections to mobile devices. Auto makers pay only for their usage of the tool and can scan binary files at every stage of software development. This include...

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  • Wave of lawsuits filed to block net-neutrality repeal
Wave of lawsuits filed to block net-neutrality repeal

Providers are barred from deliberately speeding up or slowing down traffic from specific websites , and from putting their own content at an advantage over rivals. The petitioners will likely argue the FCC oversaw a flawed comment period and ignored sound reasoning on the road to a net neutrality appeal. "The resolution aims to reverse the FCC's d...

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  • McDonald's Packaging to Go Completely Green by 2025
McDonald's Packaging to Go Completely Green by 2025

Currently, 50% of McDonald's customer packaging comes from renewable, recycled or certified sources and 64% of fiber-based packaging comes from certified or recycled sources. Almost three decades ago, McDonald's and EDF teamed up to tackle solid waste and accelerate innovation in packaging. "McDonald's continues to raise the sustainability bar by...

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  • Citigroup reports $18 bln loss on one-time tax items
Citigroup reports $18 bln loss on one-time tax items

Without this one-off charge, Citi said it would have made $3.7bn in net income for the last three months of 2017. Citigroup , as well as Morgan Stanley and Bank of America , said they would take big charges from write-downs of deferred tax assets, which companies can use to ease their tax burden in the event of a loss.

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  • The General Electric Company (GE) Position Decreased by Sprott Inc
The General Electric Company (GE) Position Decreased by Sprott Inc

Inogen, Inc. (INGN) has risen 88.09% since January 16, 2017 and is uptrending. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Vicus Capital Has $3.26 Million Stake in General Electric (GE)" was reported by Dispatch Tribunal and is owned by of Dispatch Tribunal.

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  • Wells Fargo & Co Stock Dips on Q4 Earnings Miss
Wells Fargo & Co Stock Dips on Q4 Earnings Miss

Parametrica Management Ltd who had been investing in Weibo Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $26.96 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.38% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $62.88. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Monday, October 12 by Morgan Stanley . The firm has "Buy" rating given ...

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  • Oil output capacity close to 5m bpd
Oil output capacity close to 5m bpd

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were up 22 cents at $64.52 a barrel. Growing signs of a tightening market after a three-year rout have bolstered confidence among traders and analysts. In addition to the OPEC and non-OPEC production cuts of 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) that are due to last until the end of 2018, oil prices ha...

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  • Airbus lags Boeing in 2017 deliveries, but wins more orders
Airbus lags Boeing in 2017 deliveries, but wins more orders

Airbus said Monday it built 718 planes in 2017-a company record and a full 30 planes above the year before. Planemaking chief Fabrice Bregier said engine supplier Pratt & Whitney had turned the corner on delays that had disrupted single-aisle aircraft output, and predicted close to 800 deliveries in 2018.

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  • Tarsus Group (TRS) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital
Tarsus Group (TRS) Rating Reiterated by Liberum Capital

Numis Securities Ltd restated a "buy" rating and set a GBX 300 ($3.69) price objective on shares of Grainger PLC in a research note on Thursday, December 1st. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in 2017 Q3. This represents a dividend yield of 0.82%. It is positive, as 19 investors sold President Energy...

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  • Plane Skids off Runway, Over Cliffside in Northern Turkey
Plane Skids off Runway, Over Cliffside in Northern Turkey

A commercial plane narrowly missed plunging into the Black Sea after skidding off a runway in Turkey . The incident late on Saturday created panic among the 162 passengers on board Pegasus Airlines Flight PC8622. Flights were suspended at Trabzon Airport for several hours after the incident before resuming again Sunday. I thank God it di...

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  • Uber uses 'panic button' to shield files during police raids
Uber uses 'panic button' to shield files during police raids

SAN FRANCISCO - Uber confirmed Thursday that it once used technology to shield data from law enforcement during unexpected raids of its offices outside the USA, another example of the company using questionable tactics in its pursuit of market share.

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