Walmart buys Parcel in latest attempt to battle Amazon delivery machine

Parcel launched in 2013 to help city dwellers get their packages at convenient times. Parcel also provides services such as scheduled evening delivery and customized text message notifications developed for high-growth e-commerce companies looking ... More..

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Wal-Mart Expands New York Delivery Footprint By Acquiring Parcel
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Wal-Mart Expands New York Delivery Footprint By Acquiring Parcel

Not only does Amazon offer Prime members free two-hour delivery on a limited assortment of goods, it also lets these customers get same-day delivery for free on a catalog of more than a million products. Faus...More..

Warren Buffett holds on selling winning stocks in anticipation of tax cut
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Warren Buffett holds on selling winning stocks in anticipation of tax cut

Pilot Flying J has 750 locations and more than $20 billion in annual revenues. Pilot Flying J started life as a single Pilot gas station in Gate City, Virginia in 1958. David Bossie, the close confidant ...More..

Couple Caught Swindling Amazon Out Of $1.2 Million
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Couple Caught Swindling Amazon Out Of $1.2 Million

In May, the Finans was charged with defrauding Amazon by falsely claiming that they had received damaged items and requested replacements from the online retailer. Using this method, GoPro cameras, Samsung/...More..

Something that's less expensive in Chicago
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Something that's less expensive in Chicago

And New Yorkers have it worse than nearly anyone in the nation. In the Chicago area, out-of-network fees average $4.44 and overdraft fees average $32.60. Banks love when you don't use their ATMs. Nationally...More..

Toyota workers out of jobs as vehicle manufacturer closes Altona plant
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Toyota workers out of jobs as vehicle manufacturer closes Altona plant

Toyota Motor Corp. has been Australia's biggest auto manufacturer for the past decade, with 70 percent of its cars exported, mostly to the Middle East. "We've got it good here, we've got good terms and conditio...More..

Commuters jump on train tracks to escape 'preacher'
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Commuters jump on train tracks to escape 'preacher'

He said: "Held up on a train to Waterloo, some nutter starts reciting verses of the Bible, causes a crush and panic as people fear for their lives". "He was scaring people", one commuter told the BBC. "We wer...More..

Vijay Mallya arrested in London
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Vijay Mallya arrested in London

This is the second time that Mallya was arrested this year in London . Mallya, who fled to the United Kingdom from India in March 2016 , said in January the allegations of fund diversion were a "joke" and t...More..

Australia Holds Rate At Record Low
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Australia Holds Rate At Record Low

Mandeep Sodhi, CEO of online mortgage marketplace HashChing, told The Adviser that he did not believe the Reserve Bank would be changing the rates before Christmas, as that would have the potential to impact sp...More..

Greater Anglia Reassures Norfolk & Suffolk Passengers During Strike
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Greater Anglia Reassures Norfolk & Suffolk Passengers During Strike

And this morning, the Rail, Maritime and Transport ( RMT ) union said the government was blocking progress in rail strike talks. "We expect trains and any replacement buses we operate will be extremely busy"....More..

Equifax raises the impact of United States data breach
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Equifax raises the impact of United States data breach

Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for Equifax Inc .as $848140 in the Current Quarter. He said the company now knows that hackers continued to access information until July 30. In his tes...More..

India's Ola raises US$2 bil from SoftBank, Tencent
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

India's Ola raises US$2 bil from SoftBank, Tencent

While the information on valuation of the company post this financing round isn't immediately available, this fresh ammunition will help Ola up its game against its biggest rival Uber. According to the amended ...More..

Goldman Sachs mulls cryptocurrency services
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Goldman Sachs mulls cryptocurrency services

Wall Street investment bank Goldman Sachs is rumored to be putting together a new trading outfit dedicated to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin , according to a new report . Five equity analysts rating the co...More..

Oracle automates the cloud database
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Oracle automates the cloud database

These assets include modules such as Accenture Rapid Prototype Builder, which helps enable clients to build prototypes in hours or days vs. weeks or months, and broader tools like Accenture IaaS Cloud Accele...More..

Oil prices start October with a flop
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Oil prices start October with a flop

Oil prices pulled back on Monday, weighed down by a strong dollar and data pointing to rising global production. Gains in rig counts, which measure exploration and production activity, usually indicate driller...More..

Wells Fargo rehires workers pushed aside in accounts scandal
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Wells Fargo rehires workers pushed aside in accounts scandal

The stock increased 1.66% or $0.9 during the last trading session, reaching $55.15. Another trade for 7.13M shares valued at $383.92M was sold by BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY INC. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2...More..

by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Tesla misses the mark on Model 3 production - by a lot

Tesla said it was on track to deliver around 100,000 S and X models this year. But Tesla said in the investor letter Monday that their deliveries increased 4.5 percent compared with the same period a year ...More..

Manufacturing Index Surged to Thirteen-Year High in September
by | Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Manufacturing Index Surged to Thirteen-Year High in September

A reading above 50% indicates expansion and below 50% contraction. This latest reading was far better than a slight downturn expected in a poll of analysts. The strength of the advances in the ISM's gauges prob...More..

GM Commits to All-Electric Future
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

GM Commits to All-Electric Future

Today, the automaker announced it would have at least 20 electric cars on the road by 2023. GM declines to comment on which brands will receive the technology or where the cars will be built, but a forecast f...More..

Sisters suspend operations following food safety allegations
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Sisters suspend operations following food safety allegations

Following the allegations last week and the Food Standards Agency (FSA ) and five of the UK's largest grocers supplied by the company launched their own investigations. 2 Sisters responded to the allegations,...More..

Nissan Recalls 1.2 Million Cars In Japan
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Nissan Recalls 1.2 Million Cars In Japan

Nissan is Japan's second biggest automaker and the recall could cost the company around 25 billion yen, or £165 million. Japan's second-biggest auto maker said the recall would cost it around 25 billion yen (...More..

Beef business profits help drive jump in Tyson Foods stock price
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Beef business profits help drive jump in Tyson Foods stock price

The hedge fund held 155,402 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $9.73M, up from 100,902 at the end of the previous reported quarter. It also demonstrates a stable dividen...More..

How Many SThree Plc (LON:STHR)'s Analysts Are Bearish?
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

How Many SThree Plc (LON:STHR)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

The SI to Tyler Tech Incorporated's float is 4.68%. The stock increased 0.56% or $0.73 on September 29, reaching $131.68. (NYSE:BR) has risen 17.08% since October 2, 2016 and is uptrending. Investors sentimen...More..

Invests $906000 in Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Stock
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Invests $906000 in Vornado Realty Trust (VNO) Stock

The stock increased 0.64% or $0.13 on September 29, reaching $20.54. Lazard Asset Mgmt Ltd Limited Liability Company invested in 193 shares. Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) last posted its quarterl...More..

Mnuchin promises mid-class tax relief
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Mnuchin promises mid-class tax relief

But Sen. Bernard Sanders says his Democratic colleagues won't support the Republican plan because it gives tax breaks to the wealthy and corporations while cutting Medicare. "We're going to make sure that there...More..

UK Manufacturing Growth Moderates In September
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

UK Manufacturing Growth Moderates In September

New orders in the manufacturing sector continued to decline on the back of the weak demand from domestic and global source. September also saw further job creation in manufacturing, although the rate of incre...More..

by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Parkwood LLC Raises Stake in Schlumberger NV (SLB)

Arbiter Partners Capital Management Llc, which manages about $1.06 billion and $815.68M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in William Lyon Homes (NYSE:WLH) by 56,937 shares to 529,430 shares, valued at $12.78 m...More..

Brokerages Anticipate Pandora Media, Inc
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Brokerages Anticipate Pandora Media, Inc

A number of research firms have recently commented on P. Wedbush reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Pandora Media in a research note on Wednesday, July 26th. Zacks Investment Research's sales averages are ...More..

Tax plan to be 'rocket fuel' for economy, Trump says in speech
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Tax plan to be 'rocket fuel' for economy, Trump says in speech

The TPC analysis says the average household in the top quintile would see its tax bill decline by $8,470 in 2018 under the plan - a drop of 2.4 percentage points from the average federal tax rate. But i...More..

Reliance Communications and Aircel drop merger plan
by | Monday, October 02, 2017

Reliance Communications and Aircel drop merger plan

RCom said that it is evaluating an "alternate plan" for mobile business, but pointed to the hard situation for telecom companies. Both parties agree to call off deal following "legal uncertainties" and "inter...More..