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Stories about Economy

Dec 21 2017

AT&T to invest $1B and pay bonuses due to GOP tax bill

When a moderator asked those present whether they would increase US investment if the GOP tax bill passed, only a few raised their hands . Shortly after the passage ...

Dec 21 2017

MLS expected to announce Nashville expansion team

Reports out of Cincinnati and from the Mercury News in California point to Cincinnati as the next to win an expansion team. If that is the case, Detroit , Sacr...

Dec 21 2017

Top European court rules Uber is a 'transport service'

The San Francisco-based Uber contends it should be regulated as an information services provider because it is based on a mobile application that links passengers to driv...

Dec 20 2017

CME Bitcoin Futures Price Above $20k in First Day Trading

The CBOE had a one-week head start but the CME is a more-popular futures exchange. The contracts, which settle in dollars and trade on regulated exchanges, can be bought ...

Dec 19 2017

Chick-fil-A serves meals to Atlanta airport passengers on Sunday

Hundreds of passengers that arrived at the airport on Sunday were not able to disembark, with some spending many hours onboard aircraft. The city's response to the out...

Dec 18 2017

Ryanair pilots suspend planned one-day strike action

The Irish union responded on Sunday that it would be "happy to do that". The airline said Saturday that it was prepared to meet representatives from Impact , to which ...

Dec 16 2017

'Attempted terrorist attack' hits one of the busiest parts of Manhattan

Police are investigating the cause of the explosion , which is believed to have happened below ground around 7:30 a.m. Four people have been injured in a blast at a su...

Dec 15 2017

Salvation Army needs money and toys

He gave a heartfelt, "Thank you, Merry Christmas", as they pushed a few bills or sprinkled some change in his No. 25 red kettle. With Christmas fast approaching, time i...

Dec 14 2017

Crude Oil Inventories Decline; Supply at 2018 Peak: IEA

The cartel said in its monthly report, released Wednesday, supply from non-OPEC producers should grow by 999,000 BPD next year. "Going into the first quarter of 2018,...

Dec 14 2017

Retail sales remain strong despite household pressures

The growth reported by the Office for National Statistics (ONS ) beat the average expectation of economists that sales volumes compared with the previous month would inc...

Dec 13 2017

Facebook Will Pay Taxes Locally

The U.S. and Canada still make up the biggest segment of Facebook's advertising revenue, though it's clear the company wants to continue to grow those worldwide busines...

Dec 13 2017

Oklahoma has lowest gas prices in US, Arkansas 5th lowest

Today, that spread has doubled with premium gasoline costing nearly 50 cents more per gallon and is still climbing. Ohio's gas prices were down 5.7 cents since last w...

Dec 13 2017

$15.7 Billion Deal Creates Largest Global Mall Operator

Under the terms of the deal, Westfield shareholders would receive cash and shares totaling $7.55, or A$10.01, an 18 percent premium per share. The sale of Westfield fol...

Dec 10 2017

Countries Around the World Tackled Net Neutrality in Different Ways

The FCC will vote on net neutrality next Thursday. In the United States, debate is raging over how the Internet should be classified and regulated. Without Net Neutrali...

Dec 09 2017

American Outdoor Brands (AOBC) Releases FY18 Earnings Guidance

Craig Hallum lowered their target price on American Outdoor Brands from $23.00 to $15.00 and set a hold rating on the stock in a report on Friday, September 8th. Americ...

Dec 09 2017

What is Death Stranding? At least five hours of game, apparently

You can't expect to make much sense of anything Hideo Kojima does in the video game space, at least not without spending dozens of hours sticking scrawled notes on chal...

Dec 09 2017

National Hockey League says it will consider Seattle expansion bid

Vegas was granted a team one year later. When asked how much patience he has regarding the Coyotes, the commissioner deadpanned: "I have infinite patience". Instead, it s...

Dec 08 2017

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) Underpriced by 9.1%?

It has outperformed by 7.42% the S&P500. The Fiduciary Management Inc holds 13.31M shares with $370.83M value, down from 14.18 million last quarter. Chemical Bank decre...

Dec 08 2017

VW Exec Gets 7 Years In Jail For Role In Emissions Scandal

The German national pleaded guilty . "In my opinion, you were a key conspirator, responsible for the cover-up in the United States", Cox said. Defense lawyers had so...