• Ryanair pilots: No thanks to €12000 bonuses for working backlogged holiday days
Ryanair pilots: No thanks to €12000 bonuses for working backlogged holiday days

This new development comes at a time when there growing news reports of pilots trying to re-negotiate their contracts with the airline and discussing the possibility of "mass sick days". Ryanair's O'Leary has told shareholders that 75% of passengers with cancelled flights have been rebooked and refunded. Pilots are not treated as the highly trai...

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  • Dollar trades sideways as investors await Fed's policy signals
Dollar trades sideways as investors await Fed's policy signals

In Europe, the Stoxx 600 Index ended Friday with a slide of 0.3 percent from the previous day's close. Analysts said the market will also be looking for clues of whether the Fed will raise rates in December. Financial stocks benefited from a rising U.S. Treasury yields, with the yield on benchmark 10-year notes at 2.222 percent. The oil ref...

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  • Cereal maker Post buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal
Cereal maker Post buying Bob Evans Farms in $1.53B deal

Annual EPS Growth of past 5 years is -18.40%. 06/25/2015 - Bob Evans Farms, Inc . was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Miller Tabak. Sidoti initiated it with "Buy" rating and $60 target in Wednesday, May 11 report. Hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. About 4.52M shares traded or 1250.40% up from the average. Followin...

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  • Google could make a billion-dollar bet on Uber's biggest competitor
Google could make a billion-dollar bet on Uber's biggest competitor

The investment, which hasn't been finalized, could be as much as $1 billion, according to Bloomberg . Google's funding of Lyft is notable however, because its self-driving vehicle division Waymo is now locked in a bitter legal dispute with Uber .

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  • Oil hits $50 as it nears the August high. A few questions
Oil hits $50 as it nears the August high. A few questions

East Coast total motor gasoline inventories in the week ending September 1, 2017 fell by 2.2 million barrels, or 3.5%, compared with the previous week. Harvey, which first trampled communities in South Texas at landfall August 25 and then flooded the Greater Houston area as it stalled on the Gulf Coast, caused substantial electricity outages, as p...

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  • Volkswagen Group to offer electric versions of every model by 2030
Volkswagen Group to offer electric versions of every model by 2030

Dieter Zetsche, his counterpart at Daimler AG, said he regrets that consumers have lost trust in diesel. "We need to improve profits considerably in the USA", he said, as the automaker prepares for "the next phase" of electric, connected and autonomous vehicles.

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  • China Fossil Fuel Deadline Shifts Focus to Electric Cars
China Fossil Fuel Deadline Shifts Focus to Electric Cars

Such a plan, he added, would "certainly bring profound changes for our auto industry's development". Chinese authorities plan to ban the production of cars with petrol and diesel engines. France is also committed of phasing out fossil fuel cars by July 2040 . China is also planning to introduce a credit system for automakers. The ban wo...

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  • Google appeals against 2.4-billion euro fine in European Union court
Google appeals against 2.4-billion euro fine in European Union court

A court battle between Brussels and Google could take years to resolve and adds to an increasingly bitter row between the U.S. giant and European countries. Margrethe Vestager, the EU's competition commissioner had said that Google's activity was "illegal under European Union antitrust rules". "And most importantly, it denied European consumers a...

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  • Here's the Amazon Echo Deal of the Year
Here's the Amazon Echo Deal of the Year

Beginning in October the 10 stores will be the areas of Los Angeles and Chicago where can customers can walk into a Kohl's location and go to the Amazon Smart Home section and purchase Amazon products. Same-store sales - a metric used to evaluate the sales of retail stores - dropped 0.4 percent at Kohl's last quarter. United has announced ...

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  • Satellites show Hurricane Katia not moving much
Satellites show Hurricane Katia not moving much

National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. Maximum sustained winds are near 45 miles per hour (75 km/h) with higher gusts. French President Emmanuel Macron says he expects that victims and heavy damages will be discovered when Hurricane Irma has left the islands of Saint Martin and Saint Barthelemy in the French West Indies.

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  • Cabinet reshuffle underway? Uma Bharti, 3 others quit, more likely to go
Cabinet reshuffle underway? Uma Bharti, 3 others quit, more likely to go

Among the ministers who resigned, Pandey was named the Uttar Pradesh BJP chief earlier in the day, and insiders said that Rudy may also be allotted organisational responsibilities. Sources said they were summoned for their views on who the next BJP chief in UP should be. Rudy told CNN-News18 that he was resigning to focus on "party organisation...

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  • Expedia picks CFO Okerstrom to replace Khosrowshahi as CEO
Expedia picks CFO Okerstrom to replace Khosrowshahi as CEO

Uber has finally decided on Dara Khosrowshahi as its new leader. Khosrowshahi will replace Travis Kalanick , who resigned as Uber CEO in June after a string of embarrassing scandals in 2017 prompted investors to pressure the founder to step down.

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  • Ford and Domino's team up for self-driving pizza deliveries
Ford and Domino's team up for self-driving pizza deliveries

Firstly, the experimental Ford self-driving auto (or Ford Fusion Hybrid Autonomous Research Vehicle, as they call it) will in fact be driven by a human safety engineer (in other words, a driver). As of press time, Domino's had not responded to inquiries from Pizza Marketplace. Customers will be able to track the delivery process via the Domin...

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  • Sky to Remove Fox News from Airing in Britain
Sky to Remove Fox News from Airing in Britain

The statement continued: "We have concluded that it is not in our commercial interest to continue providing Fox News in the U.K". Sky stopped broadcasting Fox News in Britain today (Aug. However, sources told the Guardian that the decision to pull Fox News is unrelated to the takeover attempt. In the past decade Fox has notched up 22 breaches...

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  • Jeff Immelt Pulls Out of Running for Uber CEO
Jeff Immelt Pulls Out of Running for Uber CEO

And Immelt pulled out of the race Sunday because of problems with Uber's board, according to a source familiar with the matter. As Business Insider and other news outlets have reported , Uber's board has been meeting since Friday to try and pick a new CEO.

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  • Qatar Chumming Up With Iran to Create a New Block Against Saudis?
Qatar Chumming Up With Iran to Create a New Block Against Saudis?

The Qatari Foreign Ministry said that it had chose to return its ambassador to Iran and expressed its aspiration to strengthen bilateral ties with Iran in all fields. "It published 200 cartoons, while the UAE also published 200 and Bahrain published 180". There was no official reaction from Saudi Arabia to the Qatari announcement, but the Sau...

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  • VW engineer sentence for role in emissions fraud
VW engineer sentence for role in emissions fraud

A Volkswagen engineer who had a key role in the company's diesel emissions scandal has been sentenced to more than three years in prison and fined $200,000. Mr. Schmidt earlier this month pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy and violating environmental law for concealing the use of illegal emissions software from USA and California regulator...

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  • Dollar index steady; Jackson Hole meeting in focus
Dollar index steady; Jackson Hole meeting in focus

Investors looked ahead to Thursday's annual Jackson Hole gathering of central bankers and economists. The monthly increase in U.S. house prices was held at 0.1% for June compared with consensus forecasts of a 0.4% advance and the year-on-year increase slowed to 6.5% from 6.9%.

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  • United Kingdom consumer inflation remains at 2.6% in July
United Kingdom consumer inflation remains at 2.6% in July

He expects wage growth to remain at 2% for the rest of the year. Consumer price inflation was stable at 2.6% in July, keeping it below May's peak of 2.9%. United Kingdom consumer prices declined 0.1% for July compared with market expectations of an unchanged reading for the month. 'Some unregulated fares are likely to go up much more.

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  • Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) has industry P/E ratio of 31.54
Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) has industry P/E ratio of 31.54

About 978,935 shares traded. Newpark Resources Inc (NR) has risen 85.19% since August 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 12.14% the S&P500. The average numbers of shares are traded in a security per day, during the recent 3-month period. SOISTMAN FRANCIS S JR had sold 6,607 shares worth $872,020 on Wednesday, March 8.

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  • Broad-Based Advance In US Retail Sales Shows Solid Spending
Broad-Based Advance In US Retail Sales Shows Solid Spending

Sales have increased by 3.5% year-over-year. Furniture and home furnishings stores outperformed the broader retail sector with a 5.6% jump in sales over the same month past year, according to the latest government report. Kleinhenz noted that rising home values are encouraging home-improvement spending and home-related retail purchases. Total r...

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  • Toshiba has averted delisting
Toshiba has averted delisting

However, the auditor issued an adverse opinion on Toshiba's internal controls. Toshiba yesterday reported a ¥965.7 billion (US$8.8 billion) loss for the fiscal year through March, worse than the ¥460 billion loss racked up the previous fiscal year, and similar to what it had reported before.

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  • Chicago To Sue DOJ Over 'Sanctuary City' Grant Stipulations
Chicago To Sue DOJ Over 'Sanctuary City' Grant Stipulations

The Trump administration has requested $380m in funding next year. Chicago officials say there are new qualifications for a grant that requires cities to share information with US immigration authorities, which they allege are unconstitutional.

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  • Trump hails $1.6bn USA investment by Toyota and Mazda
Trump hails $1.6bn USA investment by Toyota and Mazda

USA auto sales have weakened so far this year, and already two US factories operated by General Motors Co GM.N have indefinitely laid off work shifts, while others have scaled back production. Currently, Mazda ships all cars to the USA from its factories in Japan and Mexico. The decision to build the plant in the U.S. has been hailed as a boost...

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  • Foxconn selects United States site for plant
Foxconn selects United States site for plant

US President Donald Trump speaks alongside Terry Gou (R), Chairman of Foxconn , an electronics supplier, during an announcement that the company will open a manufacturing facility in Wisconsin , during an event in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, July 26, 2017.

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