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Renewable energy critic to oversee wind and solar programs

Renewable energy critic to oversee wind and solar programs

The NEB report notes that "hydropower is a valuable part of Canada's generation mix since it economically stores energy and moderates fluctuations from more intermittent renewable sources". In 2005,...

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Trump to meet Australian Prime Minister Turnbull in NY

Trump will meet with Australia Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at the museum prior to delivering his remarks. But there is likely to be as much focus on the theatrics as the content, with both leade...

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Active Volume Stock: E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC)

Active Volume Stock: E*TRADE Financial Corporation (ETFC)

Other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. State Street Corp now owns 12,534,267 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $434,318,000 after buying ...

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HSBC Q1 pre-tax profit falls 19%, beats estimates

HSBC Q1 pre-tax profit falls 19%, beats estimates

HSBC said pretax profit for the first three months of the year fell to US$4.96 billion, down from US$6.11 billion a year ago and better than the US$4.31 billion average of analysts' estimates compil...

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OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (OB) Stake Held by Fmr LLC

OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (OB) Stake Held by Fmr LLC

While the company's share hit the 52 week high on 05/03/17 stationing the value of $16.90. 4657623 shares were traded on OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd.'s last session. the EPS stands at 0.24 for the ...

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Taco Bell sales jump, helping Yum's profit beat expectations

Taco Bell sales jump, helping Yum's profit beat expectations

That sales figure at the company's "cult brand" was boosted by $1 Double Stacked Tacos, the return of the Triple Double Crunchwrap and the sale of more than 25 million Naked Chicken Chalupas, which ar...

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Civilian killed, three soldiers injured in militant attack in South Kashmir's Shopian

Civilian killed, three soldiers injured in militant attack in South Kashmir's Shopian

Witnesses said army helicopters were hovering above the area as the search operations were going on. They had cordoned off nearly two dozen villages in the district today and are in the process of c...

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Jefferies & Co Issues Price Target With 38.55% Upside On Synchrony Financial

Oppenheimer Holdings now has a "Hold" rating on the stock. Among 23 analysts covering Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF ), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Hedge funds and other institutional i...

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Tesla Losses Grow As It Nears Model 3 Launch

The company's quarterly revenue doubled to $2.7 billion and was slightly better than the $2.61 billion analysts had forecast. Chief exec Musk said on the earnings call that the company is anxious it...

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United States consumer spending flat; inflation pressures subside

The unemployment rate was 4.5 percent in March, near or below most estimates for its longer-run sustainable level. Higher rates would reduce demand for noninterest-bearing gold and would also make the...

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Dozens of Fairfax journalists down pens in protest over job cuts

Dozens of Fairfax journalists down pens in protest over job cuts

The journalist positions represent about 25% of editorial staff at the Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and the Australian Financial Review . Fairfax said it hoped to cut costs by $30 million as a ...

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Global gold demand declined by 18% during first quarter of 2017

Global gold demand declined by 18% during first quarter of 2017

Overall jewellery demand in the quarter rose 1 per cent to 480.9 tonnes versus 474.4 tonnes in a year-earlier period as higher gold prices impacted sentiment. Slower central bank demand also contrib...

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In latest airline video, Delta boots family from flight

In latest airline video, Delta boots family from flight

Schear offers to carry the youngest child on his lap or put him in his vehicle seat, but a Delta representative tells him that is not allowed. One airline employee tells him that under FAA regulati...

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Xerox Corp (XRX) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.30

The stock declined 0.20% or $0.15 reaching $76.58 per share. The firm's market cap is $7.18 billion. Xerox Corp has a 12-month low of $6.21 and a 12-month high of $7.69. Stock rose 28.09% over the t...

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Evercore ISI Reiterates a Buy Rating on FireEye Inc

Evercore ISI Reiterates a Buy Rating on FireEye Inc

FireEye Inc has a 52 week low of $10.35 and a 52 week high of $18.42. We see here that the stock is 5.91% away from the 20-Day Simple Moving Average. The shares were sold at an average price of $11...

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On World Press Freedom Day, journalists remember, remind and report

On World Press Freedom Day, journalists remember, remind and report

Released annually by Reporters Without Borders the Index ranks 180 countries according to the level of freedom available to journalists. During the question hour session of Lok Sabha previous year, ...

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Old £5 notes near the end

Old £5 notes near the end

From Saturday onwards, shops may refuse the old note featuring Elizabeth Fry, but banks can exchange them. The Bank of England will still exchange the old notes after this date - there is no time li...

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Dust Storm Envelops Swathe of Northern China, Dragging Air Quality Down

Dust Storm Envelops Swathe of Northern China, Dragging Air Quality Down

Experts were not able to precisely measure how bad the air pollution was, because the sandstorm caused traditional measuring instruments to break, the South China Morning Post reported. According t...

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Apple Steps up Its Effort to Emphasize Its Economic Impact

Cook added that "By doing that, we can be the ripple in the pond". Apple (AAPL) revealed to TheStreet's Jim Cramer on Wednesday that the tech giant is planning to spend big to boost manufacturin...

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Puerto Rico Makes Unprecedented Move To Restructure Billions In Debt

Puerto Rico Makes Unprecedented Move To Restructure Billions In Debt

As a US territory, the island can not follow the court process used by other USA municipal governments such as Detroit. Puerto Rico has declared a form of bankruptcy; it's the first time an Americ...

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