• State pension age increase hands government more than £5bn a year
State pension age increase hands government more than £5bn a year

The UK government's lifting of the pension age for women from 60 to 63 years has led to more than a million women being poorer on average, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has said. That has meant those aged 60 to 62 have lost around £82 a week, only partially offset by the additional earnings they receive to leave them £50 a week worse o...

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  • United Technologies Corporation (UTX)
United Technologies Corporation (UTX)

About 913,001 shares traded. Assenagon Asset Management S.A. purchased a fresh position in Esterline Technologies Corporation (NYSE:ESL) through out the Fiscal Q2, based on a filing with the SEC. Anderson Hoagland reported 8,070 shares or 0.52% of all its holdings. Sandy Spring Retail Bank invested in 0.79% or 68,996 shares. Corporate insiders ...

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  • United States Steel Corporation (X) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.40
United States Steel Corporation (X) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.40

The company's market capitalization is $683.36 million. Emerald Mutual Fund Advisers Trust bought a new stake in Timken Steel Corporation during the first quarter worth approximately $11,763,000. Earnings per share (EPS ) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. The transaction was disclosed in a doc...

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  • Price Target Estimates for Synchrony Financial (SYF)
Price Target Estimates for Synchrony Financial (SYF)

IFP Advisors Inc raised its stake in shares of Synchrony Financial by 3.4% in the first quarter. (NYSE:HCP) shareholders before Aug 3, 2017 will receive the $0.37 dividend. Stock repurchase programs are typically an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividen...

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  • One Of Four Men Arrested Over Alleged Plane Terror Plot Released
One Of Four Men Arrested Over Alleged Plane Terror Plot Released

The man, aged 50, was released on Tuesday night without being charged, police confirmed on Wednesday morning. The other two men arrested, Abdul Merhi and Khaled Merhi, are related to a man who travelled to Syria in 2014 and is fighting for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

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  • British Airways online check-in systems hit by another IT failure
British Airways online check-in systems hit by another IT failure

The disruption comes around two months after more than 670 flights were cancelled due to a power failure over the spring bank holiday weekend. Passenger Nick Haley said his flight had been grounded at London City airport for at least 30 minutes.

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  • RBI monetary policy: Five things MPC may consider for a rate cut
RBI monetary policy: Five things MPC may consider for a rate cut

It is also relevant to note that there may not be another rate cut during the remainder of the year as the RBI will continue to look at inflation headwinds. More importantly, there is a decline in capital goods output by 3.9%; this is a sure recipe for building up of inflationary pressures in coming months.

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  • Greggs is gaining as healthy eating range helps to drive up sales
Greggs is gaining as healthy eating range helps to drive up sales

Prolific UK high street baker Greggs posted sales of £453mn in its latest quarter, an increase of 7.3% and the 15th consecutive quarter where revenue has grown. "It's all about convenience and the most convenient thing is not having to get out of your vehicle", said Greggs boss Roger Whiteside. LONDON-Greggs PLC (GRG.LN) Tuesday reported a 24...

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  • Analysts See $-0.07 EPS for Extraction Oil & Gas Inc (XOG)
Analysts See $-0.07 EPS for Extraction Oil & Gas Inc (XOG)

OLD Republic International Corp raised its stake in shares of BP p.l.c.by 7.2% in the first quarter. Brookfield Asset Management Inc. now owns 391,406 shares of the oil and gas exploration company's stock worth $14,631,000 after buying an additional 2,520 shares during the period.

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  • CVS Health Corp (CVS) Analysts See $1.31 EPS
CVS Health Corp (CVS) Analysts See $1.31 EPS

It has underperformed by 15.93% the S&P500. Regions Corp invested 0.51% of its portfolio in CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS). CVS's profit will be $1.33 billion for 15.35 P/E if the $1.31 EPS becomes a reality. 830.51 million shares or 0.72% less from 836.58 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Nichols Asset Management Limited Liability Co owns 4,17...

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  • Amazon hiring at Romeoville job fair
Amazon hiring at Romeoville job fair

The jobs on offer involve picking, packing and shipping of Amazon's products. Earlier this year, it announced there are the vacancies. Numerous positions, which were first announced earlier this year, will work in packing, sorting and customer service at the company's fulfillment centers.

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  • Trump close to decision on China trade sanctions
Trump close to decision on China trade sanctions

An announcement could come as early as this week, the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity. "The Administration is considering invoking a little-used provision of USA trade law to investigate whether China's intellectual-property policies constitute unfair trade practices", The Wall Street Journal said.

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  • Gramercy Property Trust Inc. (NYSE:GPT) Reviewed By Analysts
Gramercy Property Trust Inc. (NYSE:GPT) Reviewed By Analysts

Quite a few brokerage firms quite recently weighed in on The corporation. Gramercy Property Trust had a net margin of 8.24% and a return on equity of 1.59%. Palisade Capital Management LLC NJ boosted its position in Gramercy Property Trust by 1.0% in the second quarter. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP boosted its position in shares of Gr...

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  • Recommendation Trends to See: Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH)
Recommendation Trends to See: Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH)

Vetr raised shares of Community Health Systems from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $8.62 price target on the stock in a research report on Monday, April 24th. The company's quarterly revenue was down 10.3% compared to the same quarter past year. During the same period a year ago, the firm earned $0.27 EPS. If you are reading this piece on...

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  • Security fears at Australian airports lead to delays
Security fears at Australian airports lead to delays

He said it was "ridiculous" for politicians to know of the loopholes and to still say scanners were the answer, saying human intervention was the best weapon in the fight against terror. Qantas , Virgin and Jetstar were alerting their passengers to arrive early - but then told them they would have to wait to check in their bags once they arrived.

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  • Brisbane Airport: Travellers should arrive early, pack light
Brisbane Airport: Travellers should arrive early, pack light

REUTERS/David Gray Police officers block a small alley where police vans are parked at a home being searched after Australian counter-terrorism police arrested four people in raids late on Saturday across several Sydney suburbs in Australia, July 30, 2017.

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  • United States to test launch ICBM amid tensions over N Korea
United States to test launch ICBM amid tensions over N Korea

PDT from the base, about 12 miles northwest of Lompoc, according to Vandenberg's 30th Space Wing team. "The goal of the ICBM test launch program is to validate and verify the effectiveness, readiness and accuracy of the weapon system ", the Air Force Global Strike Command said a statement.

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  • Summit to examine future of diesel engines
Summit to examine future of diesel engines

Separately on Tuesday, German carmaker BMW said it had chosen its plant in Oxford, England as the location to produce an electric Mini from 2019.Hendricks and Dobrindt will lead a summit packed with carmakers active in Germany, including VW with its Audi and Porsche subsidiaries, Mercedes-Benz maker Daimler , BMW , Opel and Ford , wh...

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  • Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC) Upgraded to Buy at BidaskClub
Manulife Financial Corp (NYSE:MFC) Upgraded to Buy at BidaskClub

The stock increased 0.83% or $0.17 during the last trading session, reaching $20.62. Mawer Investment Management Ltd. sold 47,086 shares in quarter ending 06/30/2017 decreasing its holdings in Manulife Financial Corporation by 0.5%. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Manulife Financial Corp from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note...

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  • RBI to announce monetary policy today
RBI to announce monetary policy today

Economists, surveyed by Mint , believe the following economic indicators make a case for the central bank to cut the repo rate - the rate at which it lends to banks. The unemployment rate is expected to decline a little over the next couple of years. Some market participants are of the opinion that the MPC may decide to act more aggressively t...

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