Finance

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:42

Until now, about a ¼ of all Bitcoin trades were processed in China, but new legislation, if accepted, may change that situation. "Trading volume would definitely shrink", said Zhou Shuoji, Beijing-based founding partner at FBG Capital, which invests in cryptocurrencies.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:39

Hills Bank & Trust Company decreased its stake in Teva Pharmaceutical Inds Spons ( TEVA ) by 62.43% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of LSTR in report on Thursday, October 20 with "Hold" rating. It also reduced Tesla Mtrs Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) stake by 2.24M shares and now owns 36,000 shares.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:35

Elon Musk is apparently one of those people, based on reports that Tesla Motors has extended the range of its vehicles in Florida to aid drivers fleeing Hurricane Irma . If customers wanted, they could pay a little extra to have that additional 15-kWh unlocked. Natural disasters often bring out the best in people; strangers help strangers to make the most of a bad situation.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:26

Tesla is extending its supercharger network to U.S. city centers, beginning with stations in Boston and Chicago opening today. The company's cars can be recharged quickly using the fastest available charging at almost 400 locations in the US.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:19

Hurricane Irma lost some of its steam over the weekend and was downgraded to a Tropical Storm early Monday as it moved along the Florida coastline and into the southeastern U.S. Both Paris and Frankfurt were both up 1.1 percent in afternoon trading, while London stocks trailed with a 0.2 percent gain. With Federal Reserve speakers now in a blackout period before next week's policy meeting, the focus this week remains on assessing the impact of natural disasters on USA growth and data due ...

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:14

The stock has "Buy" rating by Numis Securities on Tuesday, February 7. The firm earned "Underweight" rating on Friday, October 9 by Barclays Capital. Oppenheimer has "Buy" rating and $60.0 target. UBS has "Neutral" rating and GBX 400 target. As per Monday, November 21, the company rating was maintained by HSBC. The legal version of this report can be viewed at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/09/11/saga-plc-saga-rating-reiterated-by-j-p-morgan-chase-co.html.

by | September 12, 2017 | 00:19

He said his office expected Equifax to send notification letters to Montana consumers impacted by the breach, but he urged people to visit the Federal Trade Commission's website learn more about next steps. Watch for charges you didn't authorize, even if they are for small amounts. The same banks that furnish much of the bureaus' credit data also use it to make lending decisions.

by | September 11, 2017 | 04:49

Both the United Kingdom and France have already announced plans to ban new diesel and petrol vehicles by 2040, as part of efforts to reduce pollution and carbon emissions. The proposals would require 8% of automakers' sales to be battery electric or plug-in hybrids by next year, rising to 12% in 2020. Beijing has ordered state-owned Chinese power companies to speed up installation of charging stations to increase the appeal of electrics.

by | September 11, 2017 | 01:40

Miami-Dade Police said in a tweet that the situation involved a single suspect and is under control. Shots were fired after a man armed with a gun confronted a police officer inside the terminal and was shot, according to CBS Miami . He said investigators believe the incident was isolated and "do not suspect that there's other individuals in the airport who are here to cause any harm".

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:34

The Red Sox lead the season series 7-6 (4-3 in Boston ) as the teams get set to play two straight weekends against each other. Tampa Bay lost its third in a row, and has allowed nine runs or more in each game. The Red Sox swiped four bases in as many tries against the woeful-throwing Miguel Montero and are 24-1 this season when stealing multiple bases. The Red Sox finished off the Blue Jays with a 6-1 triumph on Wednesday and pounded out 12 hits in Friday's 9-3 triumph that left the team ...

by | September 11, 2017 | 00:20

It has outperformed by 21.52% the S&P500. Aqr Cap Mngmt Limited Company, Connecticut-based fund reported 490,947 shares. Cleararc Capital Inc. now owns 4,095 shares of the company's stock worth $402,000 after buying an additional 25 shares during the last quarter.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:32

The stock's 50 day moving average is $23.18 and its 200-day moving average is $26.95. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Kroger Company (The) by 15.3% during the first quarter. The dividend was $0.125 per share for the quarter which is $0.50 annualized. Kroger's total sales rose just 3.9% in its second quarter. Equities analysts anticipate that Kroger Company will post $1.98 EPS for the current year.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:22

Some have since returned but are not being used in a public pilot program there yet. "We want to make sure the experience feels as much like an autonomous vehicle experience as possible", Reiley said. ABC7 News spoke to a number of Bay Area residents who expressed their support for the project. Lyft's Open Platform is created to provide a way for partners to build out their autonomous technology and to help develop a sense of what a successful self driving ride hailing fleet would look ...

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:08

It will be at least 19 years old to buy and consume the product, is the minimum age to consume alcohol in Ontario. "Illicit cannabis dispensaries are not legal now and will not be legal retailers under the new model", Naqvi said. Online sales, officials say, would involve ID checks and signatures at the customer's door. This comes after a period of debate among several provinces and Ontario releasing a survey to citizens for how marijuana will be sold.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:11

The Times has aggressively covered Uber , publishing several damaging stories about the company in recent months, including one about secret software code named " Greyball ". But this investigation isn't the only case that the new Uber CEO has to face. The company used the software to evade law enforcement sting operations in several cities.

by | September 10, 2017 | 08:04

The company, which has 40,000 registered drivers in the capital alone, also confirmed it is aiming for all its drivers across the rest of the United Kingdom to switch to electric or hybrid models by the end of 2022. In the coming weeks a network of Uber-branded rapid chargers will be installed in central London, which it said would initially be dedicated for the sole use Uber's electric vehicle drivers.

by | September 10, 2017 | 07:59

Vehicle production grew at the fastest rate since March 2009 at 13.7 per cent. LONDON-U.K. manufacturing picked up in July, official figures showed Friday, but overall industrial output fell short of analysts' expectations, suggesting that the economy rebounded only moderately as it entered the third quarter.

by | September 10, 2017 | 07:58

USA crude prices dropped as a result of low refining activity following Harvey , which sharply cut demand for oil to process, traders reported . "The impact of Hurricane Harvey is clearly visible in the report ". As of September 6, about 3.8 million barrels of daily refining capacity, or 20 percent of the USA total, was shut in, though a number of refineries and petroleum-handling ports were restarting.

by | September 09, 2017 | 21:59

For LIVE fuel price averages, visit http://FuelInsights. GasBuddy .com. "News of refineries starting up is very promising, especially for areas that have felt tightened supply levels over the last 10 days, but we aren't in the clear yet", said AAA spokeswoman Jeanette Casselano.

by | September 08, 2017 | 01:04

Someone gained accessed to names, birth dates, Social Security numbers and driver's license information. Credit card numbers for approximately 209,000 consumers and certain dispute documents with personal identifying information for approximately 182,000 consumers, were accessed, the release states.

by | September 08, 2017 | 01:00

Gasoline prices rose significantly over what they were a week ago as the impact of Hurricane Harvey spreads across the country. The ten states that saw the smallest increases: Hawaii (+0.2 cents), Utah (+3 cents), Idaho (+5 cents), OR (+6 cents), Alaska (+6 cents), Washington (+7 cents), Nevada (+7 cents), MI (+8 cents), Arizona (+9 cents), Montana (+9 cents), IN (+10 cents).

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:59

The Czech was up 2-1 in the first set courtesy a break, but surrendered the set, losing her own service twice. It would be her third final this season ( Australian Open , Wimbledon) and a second chance (lost Wimbledon to Garbine Muguruza (ESP)) to give it a go without her sister Serena Williams standing in the way of her chances.

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:55

Economists had expected jobless claims to rise to 241,000. Hurricane Harvey's devastation in Texas sent new claims for United States jobless benefits skyrocketing last week to a two-year high, the Labor Department reported Thursday. "Claims so far suggest that the hit to the national job market from Harvey will be limited", Gus Faucher, PNC chief economist, told The Hill . Total initial claims for unemployment insurance for the week ended September 2 rose to 298,000, up 62,000 from the ...

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:49

Yet she seized on the fact that core US price readings have sagged for five straight years. In that light, they lowered their forecast for, the Fed's preferred inflation metric, to 1.4% for this year and 1.7% in 2018. In her remarks, Brainard said the Fed needs to pay careful attention to underlying inflation before raising interest rates again. The market is focusing on comments from Federal Reserve officials on low inflation, but it is missing other signs that a rate hike could happen ...

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:48

The correct version of this report can be accessed at https://weekherald.com/2017/09/07/jefferies-group-llc-analysts-give-interpublic-group-of-companies-inc-the-ipg-a-26-00-price-target.html. About Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 15th.