• Amazon Now Discounting Products From Third-Party Sellers During Holiday Shopping Rush

    Amazon Now Discounting Products From Third-Party Sellers During Holiday Shopping Rush

    Economy

    The retailer has been trying to compete aggressively on some items to win sales and draw customers away from low-cost rivals like Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N). Here's an example of a board game offered by a 3P seller who listed it for $46.56. This is a limited time discount . Consumers often associate low pricing with low quality, so the fear from third party sellers on the site is a valid concern.
  • Metro Detroit sees dramatic rise in gas prices this week

    Metro Detroit sees dramatic rise in gas prices this week

    Economy

    The average was $2.16 in both counties a week ago. $2.00/g in 2016, $1.97/g in 2015, $2.73/g in 2014, $2.96/g in 2013 and $3.24/g in 2012. Including the change in gas prices in Texas during the past week, prices yesterday were 24.7 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 11.3 cents per gallon lower than a month ago.
  • GST is 'Great Selfish Tax', note ban a disaster: Mamata

    GST is 'Great Selfish Tax', note ban a disaster: Mamata

    Economy

    Earlier this year, the chief minister, days before the execution of GST, termed the tax an unnecessary adversity. To take away jobs. West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee on Monday targeted the Modi government over the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax, saying the Centre had failed miserably in tackling the issues related to the reform the government has dubbed as the biggest in indirect taxation.
  • Fox held talks to sell most of company to Disney

    Fox held talks to sell most of company to Disney

    Economy

    Prelude Management Ltd Liability Co holds 0% or 193 shares in its portfolio. 2,872 are owned by Bessemer Gru. Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc . 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) ended its day at $8.99 with the rising stream of -1.10% and its total traded volume was 3.26 million shares more than the average volume.
  • Fed's William Dudley appeals to Congress to 'do no harm'

    Fed's William Dudley appeals to Congress to 'do no harm'

    Economy

    Last week, current Fed Gov. Jerome Powell was nominated by U.S. President Donald Trump as the central bank's next chairman. Janet Yellen, the Fed's outgoing chair, said she "deeply appreciated" Dudley's contributions. Executive search firms Spencer Stuart and Bridge Partners have been retained to assist with the search, according to a release from the New York Fed.
  • Michael Kors Holdings Limited Earnings & Price Target Update

    Economy

    About 3.99 million shares traded or 112.23% up from the average. BidaskClub raised Michael Kors Holdings Limited from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research note on Monday, July 31st. Navellier & Assoc accumulated 286 shares. 148,759 are held by Toronto Dominion Savings Bank. Sigma Counselors Incorporated has invested 0.06% in Mercadolibre Inc (NASDAQ:MELI).
  • CVS offering next-day delivery on prescriptions

    CVS offering next-day delivery on prescriptions

    Economy

    CVS is reported to have made an offer to buy Aetna for more than $66 billion in a deal that would give the drugstore chain more leverage in price negotiations with drug makers. CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) gross margin percentage stands at 15.8% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 5.3 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 2.9 Percent.
  • Netflix subscribers targeted in yet another email scam

    Netflix subscribers targeted in yet another email scam

    Economy

    Users are encouraged to give their log-in details and their credit card info in order to prevent their account from being suspended . Flagged late last week by Mailguard , the new email scam comes in a phishing email that's been meticulously created to look like it came straight from Netflix itself, using the company logo and everything.
  • Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Co. Lowers Stake in QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

    Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Co. Lowers Stake in QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

    Economy

    Sanford C. Bernstein reaffirmed a "hold" rating on shares of Qualcomm in a research report on Thursday, October 13th. The stock has "Equal-Weight" rating by Barclays Capital on Monday, March 28. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 25.18M shares. Grandeur Peak Global Advisors Llc increased Lkq Corp (LKQ) stake by 353.73% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing.
  • Oxford Street Is Being Pedestrianised

    Oxford Street Is Being Pedestrianised

    Economy

    The plans are now the subject of a public consultation until 17 December this year and, if approved, could be implemented by December 2018 to co-incide with the opening of the Elizabeth Line, which is expected to increase significantly the visitor numbers to the West End .
  • Tottenham Hotspur v Real Madrid

    Tottenham Hotspur v Real Madrid

    Economy

    Yet Alli said the result was far from surprising. We must remember that we must play with freedom and enjoy the game, because if not this, it is hard to show your real quality. "It's important we don't just compete but we do win", Alli said. "Our first game was against West Ham and everyone was: 'Wow, it's West Ham and Tottenham lost three times to them the season before".
  • Japan, US leaders have 'extraordinary' relationship

    Japan, US leaders have 'extraordinary' relationship

    Economy

    The Trumps were then ushered into a receiving room where they spoke to the imperial family with assistance from translators. First, notice that both Trump and Abe have what we can only imagine is a carefully measured box of fish food - just enough to feed the hungry little guys, but not enough to kill them.
  • Toys 'R' Us Bucks Trend, Sticks With Thanksgiving Day Store Hours

    Toys 'R' Us Bucks Trend, Sticks With Thanksgiving Day Store Hours

    Economy

    Walmart and Target, the top rivals of Toys R Us, haven't yet announced their Thanksgiving hours. Stores that remain open on Thanksgiving Day are probably fighting for a lost cause. "In 2016, the National Retail Federation found that almost 100 million people shopped brick and mortar stores during Thanksgiving weekend", Toys R Us said in a press release on Monday.
  • United Kingdom diesel auto sales fall by almost a third in October

    Economy

    Figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT ) showed that the market fell by more than 12 percent in October, largely thanks to a 29.9 percent drop in demand for diesel-powered cars. The SMMT has now called on the government to reassure consumers that "the latest, low emission diesel cars will not face any bans or restrictions".
  • Sad messages hidden on Zara clothing tags

    Sad messages hidden on Zara clothing tags

    Economy

    The tags seemed to be a cry for help, reading: " I made this item you are going to buy, but I didn't get paid for it ". According to the tags, the workers are said to be from Bravo Textile that is Zara's third-party manufacturer with a factory based in Istanbul.
  • Broadcom wants to take on Qualcomm

    Broadcom wants to take on Qualcomm

    Economy

    The offer represents a 28% premium to Qualcomm's closing price of $54.85 on Thursday, before initial reports of deal talks sent Qualcomm shares up 12% on Friday. It finished the session at $61.81. A Qualcomm spokesman declined to comment, and Broadcom didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. The combination of Broadcom and Qualcomm would create a colossus that controls key pieces required for any company that wants build a smartphone.
  • 150000 to pick up rise in living wage

    150000 to pick up rise in living wage

    Economy

    Campaigners have welcomed the decrease, but said more needs to be done. This year, around 26pc of women are not being paid the higher rate, compared to around 16pc of men, it said. The report revealed that three in five (59%) who earned below the RLW had experienced a sharp rise in living costs, whereas almost two times as many (17%) noticed a decline in pay compared to those who experienced an increase (9%).
  • Narendra Modi meets ailing DMK president M Karunanidhi in Chennai

    Narendra Modi meets ailing DMK president M Karunanidhi in Chennai

    Economy

    PM Modi is on a day's visit to rain-hit Tamil Nadu and participated in the 75th anniversary celebrations of the Daily Thanthi newspaper where he emphasised upon the importance of media. "A lot of media discourse today revolves around politics". "The then British government was fearful of the Indian vernacular press". Various CEOs of global food processing and related companies on Friday interacted with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and appreciated the government's structural reforms and ...
  • Qata Airways Buys $662 Million Stake in Cathay Pacific

    Economy

    Qatar Airways will buy a near 10% stake of Cathay Pacific for HK$5.6bn ($662m; £506m), giving the Middle Eastern airline more access to China's lucrative aviation market. It has announced job cuts and was in talks with pilots over compensation as it reported its worst half-year loss in at least two decades in the six months through June.