• Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (CY)

    Finance

    Finally, Marshall Wace North America L.P. acquired a new stake in ON Semiconductor Corporation during the second quarter worth approximately $184,000. Additionally Cypress Semiconductor Corporati recently announced a dividend for shareholders that was paid on Thursday July 20th, 2017. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 28th will be issued a dividend of $0.11 per share.
  • Tesla willing to restore Puerto Rico's electricity system with solar

    Tesla willing to restore Puerto Rico's electricity system with solar

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    Less than 10 percent of the island now has electricity, according to statistics published by a website maintained by the office of Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rosselló. But he added that such a project would need the support of Puerto Rico - something the governor appears to be open to. Scaling this up to Puerto Rico could potentially save up to 78 million gallons per year.
  • Navient Corporation (NASDAQ:NAVI) One of Today's Biggest Losers - Down by 11.22%

    Navient Corporation (NASDAQ:NAVI) One of Today's Biggest Losers - Down by 11.22%

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    Walleye Trading Lc, a Minnesota-based fund reported 301,862 shares. Navient Corporation (NASDAQ: NAVI ) has 272.28 shares were outstanding. 109,200 were reported by Canada Pension Plan Board. Analysts review historical return data when trying to predict future returns or to estimate how a security might react to a particular situation, such as a drop in consumer demand.
  • Hurricanes Harvey, Irma expected to dim United States jobs growth in short term

    Hurricanes Harvey, Irma expected to dim United States jobs growth in short term

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    Even if that rate does tick higher, it will still be near what economists generally consider to be full employment. Economists had expected jobless claims to edge down to 265,000. Economists estimate that the back-to-back storms, including Hurricane Maria which destroyed infrastructure in Puerto Rico last month, could shave at least six-tenths of a percentage point from third-quarter gross domestic product growth.
  • Hurricanes Harvey, Irma expected to dim United States jobs growth in short term

    Hurricanes Harvey, Irma expected to dim United States jobs growth in short term

    Finance

    Even if that rate does tick higher, it will still be near what economists generally consider to be full employment. Economists had expected jobless claims to edge down to 265,000. Economists estimate that the back-to-back storms, including Hurricane Maria which destroyed infrastructure in Puerto Rico last month, could shave at least six-tenths of a percentage point from third-quarter gross domestic product growth.
  • US Weekly Jobless Claims Drop More Than Expected To 260000

    US Weekly Jobless Claims Drop More Than Expected To 260000

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    The four-week average is considered more reliable as it smooths out sharp fluctuations in the more volatile weekly figures, giving a more accurate picture of the health of the labour market. But because many businesses and individuals in the region were still struggling to reopen and recover from damage wrought by the storm weeks later in mid-September, it will impact this report.
  • Hurricanes will hit jobs numbers hard

    Hurricanes will hit jobs numbers hard

    Finance

    Today's report reflects data collected form two major surveys, the Current Population Survey (CPS or "household survey") and the Current Employment Statistics survey (CES or "establishment survey"). "It's going to be primarily in the service sector", said Song. "It's a month with unusually high uncertainty around it, but this should be the weakest of the numbers and we should see a return to normal by November or December", said Ward McCarthy, chief financial economist at Jefferies LLC.
  • Future Retail to acquire Hypercity for $100 mn

    Future Retail to acquire Hypercity for $100 mn

    Finance

    As of June 2017, HyperCity had Rs 327 crore debt and though sales rose 8 per cent during the June quarter, net loss stood at Rs 26.9 crore. Future Group, the second-biggest brick-and-mortar retailer after billionaire Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Retail Ltd, had earlier acquired Big Apple, Nilgiri's and Bharti Retail.
  • United States gun stores running out of bump stocks

    Finance

    It's now unclear if this decision to stop selling the "bump stocks", also known as bump firing systems, has anything to do with the deaths of 59 patrons and injury of over 500 more at a Las Vegas music festival Sunday night. At Staudt's Gun Shop in Harrisburg Slide Fire Bump Stocks use to more of a novelty item. "Anybody that wants to get them is probably just anxious that they're going to be banned", Weeks said.
  • Ryanair boss 'apologises to pilots and offers better pay

    Ryanair boss 'apologises to pilots and offers better pay

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    The firm, Europe's largest airline by passenger numbers, has been embroiled in controversy over recent weeks after it announced the cancellation of thousands of flights because it did not have enough standby pilots to ensure the smooth operation of its schedule after making a change to rotas.
  • Catalonia Independence Referendum Not Legal, EU

    Catalonia Independence Referendum Not Legal, EU

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    It's anybody's guess what might happen if the northeastern region of Catalonia does actually try to secede. The Catalan parliament, which is based in Barcelona , is expected to declare a formal separation from Spain by the end of the week.
  • Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Shares Sold by M&T Bank Corp

    Finance

    Wells Fargo & Company MN owned approximately 0.25% of Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. worth $47,998,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The pipeline company reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.25 by ($0.07).
  • NeoPhotonics Corp (NPTN) Stock Price Hits Yearly Low Today

    NeoPhotonics Corp (NPTN) Stock Price Hits Yearly Low Today

    Finance

    Cooper Creek Partners Mgmt Llc holds 2.75% in NeoPhotonics Corp (NYSE: NPTN ) or 590,431 shares. The company previously expected GAAP net loss per share of $0.21 to $0.11 and adjusted loss per share of $0.17 to $0.07. NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE: NPTN ) was downgraded by research analysts at Raymond James Financial, Inc. from an "outperform" rating to a "mkt perform" rating in a research note issued on Thursday.
  • Consumer protection bureau cracks down on payday lenders with tough nationwide regulations

    Consumer protection bureau cracks down on payday lenders with tough nationwide regulations

    Finance

    The rule allows "less risky" loan options, including certain loans typically offered by community banks and credit unions, to forgo the full-payment test. Billie Aschmeller, 49, who lives in Springfield, Ill., took out a short-term loan two years ago, using her auto as collateral. Under the new rule, consumers who want to borrow less than $500 can do so without the full-payment test if the loan is structured in a way that would allow the borrower to get out of debt more gradually.
  • Las Vegas shooting victim stands for Pres. Trump despite leg injury

    Las Vegas shooting victim stands for Pres. Trump despite leg injury

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    It's hard to imagine the inconsolable grief being experienced by the families of the victims . Bump stocks essentially turn standard civilian AR-15's and AK-47's into automatic weapons, though accuracy is diminished. Other prominent Republicans have also said they support a ban on the device . House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi reiterated her proposal to increase background checks and call on House Speaker Paul Ryan to create a select committee to find common ground on gun ...
  • New Sonos One smart speaker with Alexa is a steal at $199

    Finance

    The Echo and Echo Plus are the new updated models that were launched in the USA last month. One of the biggest challenges that lies ahead for smart home industry players is the "one system for one device" concept, given that now, some devices are only compatible with parent device.
  • House GOP set to approve bill that could make mass shootings deadlier

    House GOP set to approve bill that could make mass shootings deadlier

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    In addition to expressing her condolences, Clinton wasted no time launching direct, undeniably political, attacks on the National Rifle Association. In a separate statement, she called on her former colleagues to "find the courage it will take to make progress on the challenging issue of gun violence".
  • Saudi Aramco Chairman Eyes IPO In Second Half Of 2018 (ALLIPO)

    Finance

    São Paulo - The Saudi Arabian state-owned oil company Saudi Aramco will make its initial public offering (IPO) in the second half of next year, the Saudi minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Khalid Al-Falih said this Thursday (5) in Russian Federation .