Economy

The digital currency rose 20 percent to a record high of $1.43, making it the third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization at $54 billion, behind bitcoin and ethereum , according to CoinMarketCap . The digital currency gained close to 30,000% in value from January 1, 2017 to January 1, 2018. I think one has to be a little bit realistic about the math.
  • Lottery ticket worth $560000 sold in Coopersburg

    Lottery ticket worth $560000 sold in Coopersburg

    Economy

    Well they may just be hiding some exciting news as the winners of the €38.9m EuroMillions jackpot have made contact with the National Lottery . Miriam Donohoe told RTÉ's Morning Ireland: "We would love to hear from them". "Even if the victor turns up this morning, we will have politely ask them to come back later in the week to collect the cheque". "2017 was very lucky for our EuroMillions players with a record three Jackpot wins and 31 EuroMillion Plus wins of €500,000 each".
  • Express Scripts (NASDAQ:ESRX) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub

    Economy

    Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank who had been investing in Express Scripts Hldg Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $42.71 billion market cap company. Virtus Investment Advisers owns 2,752 shares or 0.02% of their United States portfolio. Moreover, Kbc Grp Inc Inc Nv has 0.22% invested in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX).
  • Gas prices rise 9 cents per gallon in a week

    Gas prices rise 9 cents per gallon in a week

    Economy

    The average price of gasoline in Rhode Island is 20 cents higher than it was at this time previous year. "Anyone who's got a tank to fill- whether gas or diesel- will want to stay in the know for what's coming in the year ahead", said DeHaan.
  • Singapore economy beats forecasts to expand 3.1% in Q4

    Singapore economy beats forecasts to expand 3.1% in Q4

    Economy

    Singapores Ministry of Trade and Industry said on Tuesday that it estimated the countrys gross domestic products (GDP) grew 3.5 percent in 2017, which is in line with its GDP growth forecast of between 3 and 3.5 percent. The GDP growth in Singapore is tightly attributed to the global economic growth as a whole, and as a result 2017 witnessed an economic turnaround in the Lion City following a couple years of especially slow growth.
  • Hyundai and Kia Report slow Sales Recovery in 2018

    Hyundai and Kia Report slow Sales Recovery in 2018

    Economy

    The South Korean auto giant, which ranks fifth by global sales, is targeting sales of 7.55 million vehicles. The world's fifth-largest auto group by sales set its 2018 sales target at 7.55 million m vehicles after setting a record goal of 8.25 million units a year ago.
  • United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Stake Raised by FDx Advisors Inc

    Economy

    The stock increased 0.81% or $0.96 during the last trading session, reaching $120.11. Bush Odonnell accumulated 2,295 shares. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.44 earnings per share. Saratoga Rech & Mgmt invested in 0.11% or 3,228 shares. Weiss Multi owns 52,500 shares. SNS Financial Group LLC boosted its holdings in United Parcel Service by 0.5% during the second quarter.
  • The Walt Disney Company (DIS)- Stocks Gaining Momentum

    Economy

    McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 18.25% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.36% the S&P500. Shapiro Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Walt Disney Company ( DIS ) by 10.24% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.
  • EPS for Enterprise Products Partners LP (EPD) Expected At $0.35

    Economy

    North Amer Corporation has invested 0.75% of its portfolio in Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE: EPD ). It has underperformed by 16.88% the S&P500. The stock of First Bancorp (NYSE:FBP) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, October 6 by Piper Jaffray. Seaport Global downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Friday, April 29 report.
  • Occidental Petroleum Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:OXY)

    Economy

    Federated Investors Inc. PA now owns 7,569,462 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock worth $453,184,000 after purchasing an additional 1,152,152 shares during the last quarter. Jefferies Group raised their price objective on Occidental Petroleum from $62.00 to $66.00 and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, November 3rd.
  • Microsoft (MSFT) PT Set at $100.00 by Royal Bank of Canada

    Economy

    Lombard Odier Asset Management Switzerland Sa who had been investing in Ebay Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $39.42B market cap company. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) earned "Buy" rating by UBS on Monday, November 23. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein set a $72.00 price target on Microsoft Corporation and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, October 21st.
  • RCB Name Kirsten, Nehra in Coaching Staff For IPL 2018

    RCB Name Kirsten, Nehra in Coaching Staff For IPL 2018

    Economy

    The 50-year-old is now in Australia coaching the Big Bash side Hobart Hurricanes . After punching below their weight on a consistent basis in the first 10 editions, RCB are ringing in changes to their team management in a bid to lift the trophy for the first time.
  • Crude oil futures up 0.76 pc on global cues

    Crude oil futures up 0.76 pc on global cues

    Economy

    However, the strong close outs of the year herald what many experts say is the inevitable outcome of high prices: increased USA production in 2018, which will clash directly with the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries' (OPEC) ongoing attempt via its extended output cutbacks to rebalance the market.
  • BP warns Donald Trump's tax reforms will cost it $1.5bn

    BP warns Donald Trump's tax reforms will cost it $1.5bn

    Economy

    In its regulatory filing today, the UK-based energy company said although the tax cut will positively impact it in the long term, it will require a revaluation of its deferred tax assets and liabilities in the USA, which will lead to a non-cash charge of "around" $1.5bn in the fourth quarter.
  • Allu Arjun's NPS First Impact Packs A Punch

    Allu Arjun's NPS First Impact Packs A Punch

    Economy

    Naa Peru Surya Naa is directed by Vakkantham Vamsi and produced by Sirisha Sridhar Lagadapati and Bunny Vas under the banner Ramalakshmi Cine Creations. Action King Arjun will be seen essaying a crucial role in the film. Naa Peru Surya Naa Illu India movie is going to release on next summer. "Kaani Prapanchaniki Surya Ante Anger" hints that Allu Arjun will be portraying the role of an angry young soldier, who will go to any length to punish the wrongdoers.
  • Innovative Stock:- NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI)

    Economy

    Nxp Semiconductors N V Com now has $39.70 billion valuation. (NASDAQ: NXPI ) traded up $0.11 on Monday, hitting $117.09. About 1.66 million shares traded or 26.15% up from the average. Among 29 analysts covering Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE:BRSS) to report earnings on March, 5. They expect $1.66 earnings per share, up 3.75% or $0.06 from last year's $1.6 per share.
  • SBI cuts base rate, gives New Year gift to customers

    SBI cuts base rate, gives New Year gift to customers

    Economy

    The first day of the new year was a mixed bag as State Bank of India (SBI) on Monday reduced its base rate but the government ended subscription to the popular 8 per cent Government Savings Bonds, 2003, with immediate effect. Even as all the new customers are offered marginal cost-based lending rate (MCLR), more than half of SBI customers and old home loans are still linked to the base rate and some corporate loans to PLR .
  • Apple apologizes for slowing down old iPhones, cuts price of replacement batteries

    Apple apologizes for slowing down old iPhones, cuts price of replacement batteries

    Economy

    Aging batteries meant phones could have trouble operating or might unexpectedly shut down, as was the case with some iPhone 6 and 6S devices past year, CNET reported. Last week, the technology giant confirmed it introduced a feature to its iOS operating system past year which manages performance on the iPhone 6, 6s and SE to help preserve battery life, which it says diminishes over time.