Finance

by | November 09, 2020 | 21:21

Berkshire repurchased more than $2.5 billion in Class A shares and about $6.7 billion in Class B stock during the third quarter. Buffett maintains that Berkshire's operating earnings offer a better view of quarterly performance because they exclude investments and derivatives, which can vary widely.

by | November 09, 2020 | 12:25

It could be a great marketing initiative to lure customers to the service who are not certain about streaming yet. The service was gradually deployed November 5, 2020 and will be available to all French Netflix users by the beginning of December, Grewal said .

by | November 09, 2020 | 06:24

Biden clinched his victory with a win in Pennsylvania, the state where he was born. On Saturday, Trump took to Twitter to voice his frustration and tweeted , "I WON THIS ELECTION, BY A LOT!" The statement began: "We all know why Joe Biden is rushing to falsely pose as the victor, and why his media allies are trying so hard to help him: they don't want the truth to be exposed".

by | November 08, 2020 | 00:25

Canada president and managing director Scott Bell said the company is also ready to make additional investments at its St. Catharines Propulsion Plant and Woodstock Parts Distribution Centre. "We have never given up on Oshawa and I am so pleased to announce that up to 1,700 members will be building both Silverados and Sierras on a two-shift operation in Oshawa and we were able to negotiate investments that will stabilize operations in both St.

by | November 07, 2020 | 21:59

According to a report by the Verge, the us government has seized $1 billion in Bitcoin from the Silk Road, a darknet drug marketplace that was shut down in 2013. Authorities said the hacker stole 69,000 bitcoins from Silk Road between 2012 and 2013. Officials reportedly seized the stolen cryptocurrency on November 3, and moved it into a wallet they controlled - sparking a flurry of news coverage in the process.

by | November 07, 2020 | 21:28

Non-adjusted earnings per share came in at a loss of 62 cents, compared with a 65-cent loss estimated by analysts. Ride numbers were sapped by a slow recovery in demand, particularly on the U.S. When it came to losses, the company met expectations, reporting that it lost $1.1 billion in the quarter. The company has also acquired Cornershop, a grocery delivery business based in New York City.

by | November 07, 2020 | 11:50

Chinese authorities are reportedly planning to halt imports of Australian wine, lobsters, sugar, coal, copper, barley and timber. Australian Trade Minister Simon Birmingham said the ongoing reports of restrictions on Australian industry are inconsistent with China's claims that no such discriminatory actions are in place.

by | November 07, 2020 | 11:23

A gauge of Asian shares rallied to a near three-year peak while the dollar stayed sluggish and USA bond yields slipped on Friday in anticipation that a divided United States legislature would limit major policy changes and keep the status quo on economic policies.

by | November 07, 2020 | 06:57

In a news release, Immigration and Trade Minister Jeremy Harrison says despite COVID-19, Saskatchewan people are getting back to work and the economy is in recovery. About 84,000 jobs were added in the construction sector. Edmonton added 60,000 over the same four months. That shifts the spotlight to the Federal Reserve.

by | November 07, 2020 | 05:24

The campaign did not say where, or what he plans to say. The president can not win reelection without Pennsylvania's 20 electoral votes. The prolonged process added to the anxiety of a nation whose racial and cultural divides were inflamed during the heated campaign.

by | November 07, 2020 | 04:43

If your friend or any family member has blocked you on Whatsapp due to any problem or conflict, then there is no need to worry. The WhatsApp messaging app, owned by Facebook , launched an electronic payment service for its users across India, which is the second largest Internet market in the world.

by | November 07, 2020 | 04:41

Stock markets bounced back Monday on reports suggesting Donald Trump's health had improved after his positive test for the coronavirus, with traders also cheered by signs that USA lawmakers were edging towards agreement on a new stimulus package.

by | November 06, 2020 | 20:26

Tequila production, ironically, is far from environmentally friendly and seems to oppose Tesla's environmentally-driven mission. Tesla Tequila is "an exclusive, small-batch premium 100% de agave tequila añejo" made by California-based Nosotros Tequila, Tesla said on its online store.

by | November 06, 2020 | 19:25

The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) is not expected to address the election in its two-day regularly scheduled meeting, nor is it predicted to change interest rates that were slashed to near-zero earlier this year as the coronavirus pandemic ravaged the United States economy.

by | November 06, 2020 | 18:07

The bloc's chief negotiator made the allusion to both sides walking away without an agreement on December 31 after warning "very serious divergences" remained between the two sides. 'He gave no timeline and he was rather uncertain about a deal, ' the diplomat said. Unfortunately, the United Kingdom does not seem to be engaging sufficiently on key issues like level playing field, governance and fisheries.

by | November 06, 2020 | 17:57

That date matches the earliest date the United Kingdom government has targeted to ban the sale of new combustion-engined cars. Not that the news is entirely surprising. "We are not only working on one electric auto but a full family of electric cars". "We would love to keep working on six engines plus battery electric vehicles plus hybrids", Hallmark said, "but we haven't got the capacity to do it".

by | November 06, 2020 | 10:53

Investors leapt on the prospect of gridlock in Congress and the notion Silicon Valley will be spared greater oversight as the Democrats are unlikely to win control of the Senate . Ten-year Treasury yield edged lower to 0.773 per cent, more than 150 basis points below the pre-US election level seen on Tuesday. Weak economic growth is putting a damper on the ability to offer higher interest rates for government debt, which is weighing on the dollar, Chandler said.

by | November 06, 2020 | 10:41

Under QE, the BoE purchases assets such as government and corporate bonds, with the aim of boosting lending and investment to stimulate economic activity. On the day England began a four-week lockdown to curb a second wave of COVID-19, which is killing as many Britons each day as in May, the BoE said it was still looking into the pros and cons of taking interest rates negative, but gave no update on the process.

by | November 06, 2020 | 08:38

WhatsApp , which has 400 million monthly active users in India , was expected to corner up a significant chunk of users on UPI given its popularity. However, WhatsApp will be subject to a cap on transactions conducted on the platform at 30% of total UPI volumes from January 1 following new rules issued by the NPCI for all service providers.

by | November 05, 2020 | 14:44

Members will now have the remainder of 2020 to prepare for the new measures that come with cruising post-coronavirus and follow guidance from public health experts and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). "Our member lines are 100 percent committed to helping to protect the health of our guests, our crew and the communities we serve, and are prepared to implement multiple layers of protocols informed by the latest scientific and medical knowledge", said Kelly Craighead, ...

by | November 05, 2020 | 11:57

After slumping to a two-week low overnight, the Pound to Australian Dollar (GBP/AUD) exchange rate appears to have steadied this morning following the Bank of England's (BoE) new stimulus announcement. Treasury chief Rishi Sunak is expected to outline later Thursday further government support for the economy to see it through the latest restrictions.

by | November 05, 2020 | 04:25

Imports from China totaled $41.2 billion in the month, according to data released by the Commerce Department Wednesday. Increased imports of lubricants and other petroleum refinery products included diluents used by the Canadian oil industry to ship heavy crude oil by pipeline to the United States.

by | November 05, 2020 | 02:00

On election night, Trump held an early lead in MI before mail and absentee ballots were counted. As of late Wednesday afternoon, polling showed the Democratic nominee edging out a slim victory with 2,684,000 votes (49.9%) compared to 2,617,000 (48.6%) for President Trump .

by | November 04, 2020 | 19:24

Police said the suspect was in his mid-20s. A police spokesman did say the attack appeared premeditated - the suspect had spoken of carrying out such a crime five years ago - but added that he had no criminal record. "We see more and more, these two services have to work together", he said. Especially when you see police officers walking and running with their weapons drawn'.

by | November 04, 2020 | 15:38

Supreme Court to fight for victory if necessary. Early results also suggested the Democrats were less likely than previously expected to take the Senate from Republicans in a so-called blue wave, which could mean a more modest stimulus deal.