• Advertisers begin a boycott as Facebook gets thumbs down over data breach

    Advertisers begin a boycott as Facebook gets thumbs down over data breach

    Economy

    But Facebook honors "Do Not Track" requests from users as it has signed on to the Digital Advertising Alliance, a group of companies including advertising firms and tech giants. In this particular saga, the app involved was a Facebook app calledthisisyourdigitallife that users thought was psychology research. Advertisers also don't seem concerned about the potential exodus.
  • Mozilla Yanks its adverts from Facebook after Cambridge Analytica scandal

    Mozilla Yanks its adverts from Facebook after Cambridge Analytica scandal

    Economy

    The data was initially taken by a supposed researcher, who then sold it to Cambridge Analytica . Culture Secretary Matt Hancock announced he is poised to agree to new powers being demanded by the data protection watchdog. Still, it appears we have only really torn off the first layer or two of this onion, and global determination to get all the way to the center is now growing, even though the smell is rotten, and we know there's a very good chance it's going to make us cry.
  • Seducing Stock: The Finish Line, Inc. (NASDAQ:FINL)

    Economy

    EPS is considered to be the only most crucial variable in determining a share's price. The stock's average target of $25.19 is 80.96% above today's ($13.92) share price. These ratios are other measures of operational efficiency and performance. The Lower end of the earnings estimate is $0.18, while the higher end of the earnings estimate is $0.32.
  • Asian markets jittery over trade war fears

    Asian markets jittery over trade war fears

    Economy

    The MSCI index of Asia-Pacific shares shed 2.2 percent, with the Shanghai Composite down 3.64 percent. "A faltering U.S. stock market would be contagious, which it has been since Wednesday", Capital Economics said in a note. China has yet to say how it might respond to Trump's latest tariff approval, prompting hopes for a settlement. ANALYST VIEWPOINT: "So what spooked markets? ".
  • Which Option is Best? - Buy or Sell - BP plc, (NYSE: BP)

    Economy

    The stock increased 1.43% or $1.325 during the last trading session, reaching $93.895. About 3.60M shares traded or 14.83% up from the average. Time Warner Inc. Vetr upgraded BP from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $41.28 target price on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, December 6th. Goldman Sachs upgraded the shares of BP in report on Friday, September 11 to "Neutral" rating.
  • VW is chopping the roof off the T-Roc

    VW is chopping the roof off the T-Roc

    Economy

    It now produces the Tiguan and Porsche Cayman as well as the ultra-low-volume XL1 economy vehicle. VW aims to make 20,000 T-Roc cabriolets a year. Smaller than the VW Tiguan , the T-Roc was launched in August previous year as VW's new contender in the compact crossover segment to compete against vehicles like Toyota's C-HR and Nissan Qashqai.
  • Thomson Reuters reports United Kingdom gender pay gap of 16.95pc

    Thomson Reuters reports United Kingdom gender pay gap of 16.95pc

    Economy

    Several colleges have also published data on their gender pay gaps. The Thomson Reuters data, submitted to the British government and published on its website as well as on the Thomson Reuters website https://www.thomsonreuters.com/content/dam/ewp-m/documents/thomsonreuters/en/pdf/corporate-responsibility/uk-gender-pay-gap-report-2017.pdf, was combined for all of its British legal entities.
  • Is the Stock Safe to Invest? - Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE: VIPS)

    Economy

    The Average Volume is a very popular concept in capital markets, which is generally used as the number of shares that shuffles during the daily activity in the stock market. The stock has "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Thursday, July 13. Benchmark reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $24.00 target price (up previously from $12.00) on shares of Vipshop in a report on Wednesday, February 14th.
  • Powerful natural disaster rattles remote Papua New Guinea

    Powerful natural disaster rattles remote Papua New Guinea

    Economy

    Geological Survey (USGS). Chris McKee, acting director of geohazards management for the Papua New Guinea government, told the AP that tens of thousands of people live in the forested highlands region affected by the quake. Geological Survey geophysicist Paul Caruso said the quake occurred in a rural, jungle area near a mountain range. Aftershocks are expected to continue in the following days and weeks in the Southern Highlands province, from southwest of Mendi to within 125 ...
  • Home Price Surge Continues In January

    Home Price Surge Continues In January

    Economy

    Blitzer said two factors supporting price increases are the low inventory of homes for sale and the low vacancy rate among owner-occupied housing. Standard&Poor's CoreLogic Case-Shiller's 20-city home price index jumped by 0.8% month-on-month in January, lifting the year-on-year rate of increase from 6.3% in December to 6.4% for last month.
  • Revenue Estimates Analysis Pandora Media, Inc. (P)

    Economy

    The goal of a stock price analysis is to study the behaviour of stock prices. Presently, 1.90% shares of Pandora Media, Inc . Shares of P stock opened at $5.33 on Tuesday. YTD calculations are commonly used by investors and analysts in the assessment of portfolio performance due to their simplicity. The RSI oscillates between 0 and 100.
  • Analysts recommend to Buy Healthcare Stock: Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

    Economy

    It has outperformed by 6.87% the S&P500. ( NYSE : MRK ). Rock Springs Cap Management LP reported 2.24% in Merck & Co., Inc. About 451,160 shares traded or 5.45% up from the average. Stocks have been volatile in the session after the main USA indexes notched their best day in 2-1/2 years on Monday on waning concerns of a trade war between the United States and China.
  • Have a look at up/down Move: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

    Economy

    Glenview State Bank Trust who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $314.28 billion market cap company. Jefferies maintained Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) rating on Thursday, July 27. The stock decreased 1.38% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $12.89.
  • The TransCanada (TRP) Downgraded by Wells Fargo

    Economy

    Another trade for 145,532 shares valued at $8.35 million was made by SANDELL SCOTT D on Friday, March 2. Its down 11.24% from 4.11 million shares previously. Bancorp ( NYSE :USB) for 1.11 million shares. Its down 0.01, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. It dropped, as 47 investors sold TSRO shares while 65 reduced holdings.
  • Indians in this year's 'Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia' list

    Indians in this year's 'Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia' list

    Economy

    Now, the 29-year-old has added another feather to her crowned hat as the diva has been featured in Forbes 30 under 30 list. Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia editor Rana Wehbe said in a press release, "Forbes" 30 Under 30 Asia 2018 List celebrates inspiring game-changers who are disrupting their sectors and not taking "no' for an answer".
  • Suggestions before Buy or Sell action: Plains All American Pipeline, LP (PAA)

    Economy

    The institutional investor held 13,500 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $719,000, down from 52,700 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The rating was upgraded by Piper Jaffray on Thursday, October 13 to "Overweight". The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Wednesday, June 15 by Suntrust Robinson.
  • S&P 500 Average Daily Change Ticking Up Towards 1%

    S&P 500 Average Daily Change Ticking Up Towards 1%

    Economy

    The Williams Percent Range or Williams %R is a technical indicator that was created to measure overbought and oversold market conditions. One of the most popular time frames using RSI is the 14-day. A reading between 0 and -20 would indicate an overbought situation. On the flip side, if the indicator goes under -80, this may signal that the stock is oversold.
  • Atria Investments LLC Buys 32699 Shares of General Electric (GE)

    Economy

    Arsanis, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNS) has 0.00% since March 27, 2017 and is. It has outperformed by 14.75% the S&P500. Meridian Investment Counsel Inc increased General Electric Co (GE) stake by 74.13% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. They expect $0.85 EPS, up 16.44% or $0.12 from last year's $0.73 per share. BMY's profit will be $1.40B for 18.39 P/E if the $0.86 EPS becomes a reality.
  • Bad to worse: Now Facebook is being sued over housing discrimination

    Bad to worse: Now Facebook is being sued over housing discrimination

    Economy

    District Court for the Southern District of NY. "Then Facebook approves and permits advertisers to publish these ads in a discriminatory manner without consumers ever knowing they have been excluded", the 52-page complaint states. The groups found that Facebook allowed advertisers to exclude families with children or women from seeing the housing ads. The nonprofits, over the last few months, created a fake real estate company and used the Facebook ad platform to place housing ads.