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Money Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Wants to Invest $1 Billion in Auto Tech Startups
Author: 0 Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Wants to Invest $1 Billion in Auto Tech Startups

The formation of the alliance fund follows similar moves by competitors including General Motors's GM Ventures , BMW Group's i Ventures and Toyota Motor's Toyota AI Ventures. Renault and Nissan will each fund 40% of Alliance Ventures - which will be co-located in Silicon Valley, Paris, Beijing and Yokohama, Japan - while Mitsubishi will contribute the rest.

Money Oil Prices Slip After Lower Than Expected Crude Draw
Author: 0 Oil Prices Slip After Lower Than Expected Crude Draw

The best grades of US crude are now priced at almost $63 a barrel, high enough to convince shale oil producers to expand drilling and production. A knee-jerk drop sent Brent crude oil to an intra-day low of $68.75 a barrel, but it soon recovered to trade around $69 again.

Money 5p charge on plastic bags could be extended to smaller shops
Author: 0 5p charge on plastic bags could be extended to smaller shops

Hundreds of small retailers in Gedling borough could be forced to charge 5p for plastic bags under new government plans to tackle the nation's "throwaway culture" . It is claimed the introduction of the 5p charge on single-use plastic bags has contributed to a reduction of almost 90 per cent in their use. He announced that the government deal with the "the throwaway culture that plastics encapsulate", a Whitehall spokesman said.

Author: 0 Analyst's Ratings : The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)

Nordea Inv Mngmt Ab reported 5.46 million shares. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Co accumulated 18,042 shares or 0.1% of the stock. Avalon Advsrs Ltd Company stated it has 0.31% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ).

Money China could slow/halt US Treasury purchases
Author: 0 China could slow/halt US Treasury purchases

China has the world's biggest currency reserves, approximately $3 trillion, and is the biggest foreign holder of USA government debt, with $1.19 trillion in Treasuries as of October 2017, data from the Treasury Department show. In Washington, a U.S. Treasury Department spokesman could not immediately be reached for comment. Bond veteran Bill Gross says a bear market has begun, read about that here .

Money Anushka Sharma looks scary in the first teaser of Pari
Author: 0 Anushka Sharma looks scary in the first teaser of Pari

The makers even postponed the release date of the film. After speculations of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati releasing on January 25. However, this character was a positive one, unlike her role in this upcoming film, in which she is gearing up to scare the daylights out of people.

Money Warren Buffett says bitcoin 'definitely will come to a bad ending'
Author: 0 Warren Buffett says bitcoin 'definitely will come to a bad ending'

Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett said on Wednesday he will never invest in cryptocurrencies. Buffett and Charles T. Munger, 94, Berkshire Hathaway's vice chairman, will continue in their current positions, including being responsible for significant capital allocation decisions and investment activities.

Money Tesla has finally begun manufacturing solar roof tiles
Author: 0 Tesla has finally begun manufacturing solar roof tiles

You can customize what percentage of your roof tiles are solar in their online tool; the max is 70 percent. The facility is now home to about 500 employees, and is already pumping out solar roof tiles. It now employees approximately 500 people, but according to Governor Andrew Cuomo, the Gigafactory will eventually create another 3,000 jobs in Western New York and almost 5,000 state-wide.

Money Mazda bringing new plant to North Alabama
Author: 0 Mazda bringing new plant to North Alabama

Toyota Motor and Mazda Motor are expected to announce on Wednesday that they have chosen a location in northern Alabama, near Huntsville, for the $1.6 billion vehicle plant the Japanese automakers are planning to build together , according to a person familiar with the companies' plans.

Money Google engineer fired for sexist memo sues ex-employer
Author: 0 Google engineer fired for sexist memo sues ex-employer

In addition to the overwhelming percentage of white males on the Google workforce, the company is also facing a gender pay discrimination case for which they refuse to turn data over to the Labor Department, denying there's a problem (even though the New York Times found pay disparity in 1,200 comparable salaries at Google).

Money Sainsbury's posts 7.3% growth in convenience in third quarter
Author: 0 Sainsbury's posts 7.3% growth in convenience in third quarter

Total grocery sales grew 2.3 percent with groceries online and convenience store sales up 8.2 percent and 7.3 percent respectively. Sainsbury's said it now expected to achieve 80-85 million pounds ($108-115 million) of earnings synergies from Argos by March 2018, ahead of previous guidance of 65 million pounds .

Money Water main break shuts down JFK Airport terminal
Author: 0 Water main break shuts down JFK Airport terminal

Travelers planning on flying on Monday may face residual delays and officials warned passengers to allow for extra time and to contact their airline. Luggage was still sitting unclaimed at Terminal 4 on Monday as travelers aired their grievances to the airport on Twitter. Over the weekend, an Aeroflot flight from Moscow bound for NY turned back about halfway through the trip, while dozens of other inbound flights were diverted to other US airports, due to the storm, stranding travelers.

Author: 0 Today Analysts Focus on Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT), Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI)

About 6.82 million shares traded or 25.77% up from the average. The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) has risen 0.64% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It improved, as 40 investors sold AMAT shares while 325 reduced holdings. Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company.

Author: 0 Cypress Capital Management LLC Increases Position in Cisco Systems INC (CSCO)

The stock increased 4.88% or $2.3 during the last trading session, reaching $49.45. About 21.34M shares traded or 9.96% up from the average. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Robert W. Baird maintained it with "Buy" rating and $3800 target in Monday, August 7 report. As per Monday, October 26, the company rating was maintained by Argus Research.

Money Sales slide at Mothercare
Author: 0 Sales slide at Mothercare

Aldi UK, the British arm of the German discount supermarket chain, said its sales rose over 15 percent in December year-on-year, a record Christmas performance that was driven by strong demand for its premium ranges. The figures continue trends seen in first-half results at the retailer, a Leading trader in IRUK Top500 research and, Mothercare said today, reflects continuing consumer trends that it flagged up in half-year results .

Money Union Cabinet approves 49% FDI in Air India by foreign carriers
Author: 0 Union Cabinet approves 49% FDI in Air India by foreign carriers

The relaxation of FDI policy is aimed at providing an investor friendly climate to foreign players and in turn attract more foreign direct investment to boost economic growth and create jobs. However, FII/FPI purchases were restricted to secondary market only. The Cabinet also decided to make changes relating to competent authority for examining FDI proposals from countries of concern.

Money Williams paints benign picture of Fed rate hikes, strong USA economy
Author: 0 Williams paints benign picture of Fed rate hikes, strong USA economy

He said one possibility would be for the Fed to create a band that allowed US inflation to range between 1.5 percent and 3 percent. Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Raphael Bostic to speak on "Economic Outlook and Monetary Policy" at the Rotary Club of Atlanta in Atlanta, with audience and media Q&A at 12.40 pm ET.

Money World Bank forecasts better-than-expected outlook for global economy
Author: 0 World Bank forecasts better-than-expected outlook for global economy

Since June, the World Bank has upgraded almost all of its forecasts, with global economic growth now expected to rise to 3.0 per cent for 2017, three-tenths of a point higher than the prior estimate. "The big picture is a good one", Ayhan Kose, director of the World Bank's Development Prospects Group, said in a phone interview. But for next year and 2020, those economies were seen slowing to 1.9% and 1.7%, the report said.

Money Was The State's 10th-Warmest Year On Record
Author: 0 Was The State's 10th-Warmest Year On Record

Australia experienced its third-warmest year on record in 2017, according to the nation's Bureau of Meteorology. Here are some highlights from the new NOAA report. In fact, 2017 was a record year for hurricane costs alone - some $265 billion in losses out of the total $306 billion. Heavy rains eased the West Coast's drought.

Author: 0 Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Analysts See $0.87 EPS

Sarasin & Partners Llp decreased its stake in Activision Blizzard Inc ( ATVI ) by 6.2% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. About 4.09 million shares traded. (NASDAQ: ATVI ). Franklin Resources Inc reported 561,770 shares. They expect $-0.04 earnings per share, down 233.33% or $0.07 from last year's $0.03 per share.

Money BMW 8-Series Convertible, Fisker EMotion, Kia Niro EV
Author: 0 BMW 8-Series Convertible, Fisker EMotion, Kia Niro EV

Luxury plug-in hybrid electric vehicles manufacturer Fisker is set to unveil the Fisker EMotion at CES 2018 . Fisker teased the reveal of the EMotion in recent days, showing off the butterfly doors, and giving us a glimpse of the interior.

Money Marathon Oil (MRO) Stock Rating Upgraded by Bank of America
Author: 0 Marathon Oil (MRO) Stock Rating Upgraded by Bank of America

Telemus Capital Llc who had been investing in Celanese Corp Del for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $14.68B market cap company. Of those holders, 243 had increased positions amounting to 63.44 million shares, 278 had decreased positions amounting to 66.57 million shares, and 105 holders have a held position accounting for 554.1 million shares.

Money Ford Drops Diesel Into F-150, Finally
Author: 0 Ford Drops Diesel Into F-150, Finally

The mainstream truck with the new engine will deliver 11400 pounds of towing and 2020 pounds of payload capacity. Though official fuel consumption figures for the Canadian market have yet to be released , we can tell you that it will have a total power output of 250 hp (10 more than the RAM 1500 EcoDiesel ), while torque can rise to 440 lb-ft (20 more than the RAM ), and importantly hit that peak at just 1,750 RPM.

Money Schuette silent on Trump marijuana crackdown
Author: 0 Schuette silent on Trump marijuana crackdown

Sessions rescinded a 2013 memo in which the Obama administration declared it would not block states from legalizing marijuana as long as officials act to keep it from migrating to places where it remains outlawed and to keep it out of the hands of criminal gangs and children.

Money Target (TGT) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance
Author: 0 Target (TGT) Updates Q4 Earnings Guidance

About 8.34 million shares traded or 14.62% up from the average. More interesting news about Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT ) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Target's Biggest Risk In 2018" published on December 31, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "Target: Who's Laughing Now?" with publication date: December 15, 2017.

Author: 0 Credit Suisse Group Initiates Coverage on Summit Midstream Partners (SMLP)

Antero Midstream Partners has a one year low of $25.71 and a one year high of $35.74. About 145,030 shares traded. Credit Suisse Group began coverage on Magellan Midstream Partners in a research note on Thursday, January 4th. Scotiabank set a $44.00 price target on Antero Midstream Partners and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Saturday, October 21st.

Money Japanese Kayaker Banned Eight Years For Lacing Rival's Drink Before Drug Test
Author: 0 Japanese Kayaker Banned Eight Years For Lacing Rival's Drink Before Drug Test

Komatsu won the race but was later provisionally suspended after he tested positive to the drug, which he strenuously denied using. An investigation revealed that Suzuki intentionally drugged Komatsu to cause his disqualification, and therefore increase his own chances of booking a spot on the 2020 Japanese Olympic team.

Money UK Bans Microbeads to Stem Plastic Runoff into Oceans
Author: 0 UK Bans Microbeads to Stem Plastic Runoff into Oceans

The ban on the manufacture of microbeads in "rinse-off" products comes into force today, with a further ban on selling products that contain microbeads due in six months time. But Kinsey said there were still "lots of products that are not included in the ban". "The world's oceans are some of our most valuable natural assets and I am determined we act now to tackle the plastic that devastates our precious marine life", said the UK's environmental minister Thérèse Coffey, according to the ...

Author: 0 Analyst Earnings Estimates Coverage: Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)

It has outperformed by 8.11% the S&P500. More interesting news about Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Getting Under The Hood Of The Newest Kimco Preferred" published on December 12, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "Kimco Realty Corp: This 5.25% Preferred Stock Started Trading On The NYSE" with publication date: December 20, 2017.

Money Brooklyn assemblywoman accused of Superstorm Sandy money fraud
Author: 0 Brooklyn assemblywoman accused of Superstorm Sandy money fraud

A NY state lawmaker was charged with 11 counts of fraud and obstruction of justice, accused of defrauding government agencies out of tens of thousands of dollars, including hurricane relief money, prosecutors said on Tuesday. If convicted, she faces 30 years in prison on one of the FEMA charges, 20 years on each wire fraud, conspiracy, witness tampering or obstruction of justice charges and five years on each bankruptcy fraud and false statement charges.

Money Kodak announces the KodakCoin blockchain cryptocurrency
Author: 0 Kodak announces the KodakCoin blockchain cryptocurrency

But Kodak's new project, which involves a rights-management system for images and a related cryptocurrency , appears to be a serious effort to use a blockchain to solve a real problem. When unlicensed use is detected, the platform can help photographers reach licensing arrangements and get rewarded for their work. "These technologies give the photography community an innovative and easy way to do just that", Clarke said.

Author: 0 Discovery Leaving Headquarters In Silver Spring

Discovery Communications said Tuesday that it will move its headquarters from Silver Spring , MD, to New York City, a move expected to take place in 2019. metro area, both during Shark Week and throughout the year. While the company has long maintained a presence in NY on Third Avenue, plans call for a move into a new building with much greater capacity sometime in the second half of 2019.

Money Jeff Bezos Surpasses Bill Gates As Richest Person Of All Time
Author: 0 Jeff Bezos Surpasses Bill Gates As Richest Person Of All Time

Now the world's biggest online retailer, Amazon had revenues of $136 billion in 2016. Investors may be banking that Amazon's success during the holiday shopping season will translate to a blockbuster earnings report . He moved back ahead of Gates in November when he first crossed the $100 billion net worth mark, as Amazon stock performed very well during the holiday period.

Money Now Jamie Dimon says he regrets calling bitcoin a
Author: 0 Now Jamie Dimon says he regrets calling bitcoin a "fraud"

In September, Mr Dimon said that he would sack JPMorgan workers if he found them trading in the cryptocurrency. He also added that the future of Bitcoin would depend on "what the governments are gonna feel about Bitcoin as it gets really big".

Money Israeli PM's son sorry over secret tape
Author: 0 Israeli PM's son sorry over secret tape

In the recording , Yair Netanyahu and Nir Maimon can be heard joking about the prime minister's ties to the elder Maimon and his vast profit from a multi-billion-dollar gas deal between private companies and the state. Its broadcast comes as he is under investigation in two criminal probes which involve allegations of bribery, fraud and breach of trust. "The PM has no connection with Kobi Maimon, whom he met only once about 10 years ago".

Money Allegiant Air to offer nonstop flights from Sarasota
Author: 0 Allegiant Air to offer nonstop flights from Sarasota

Cincinnati service will begin on April 5 and Indianapolis will begin April 6. The route from Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport will begin April 13. Allegiant Air now has a growing Southwest Florida presence just south of Sarasota at Punta Gorda Airport. Allegiant announced new nonstop service to Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport from Indianapolis , Pittsburgh and Cincinnati .

Money Nadal to participate in Kooyong Classic
Author: 0 Nadal to participate in Kooyong Classic

The top seven ranked men's and women's players and top three quad players at the ranking cut-off plus one wild card for each event make up the 20 players who will go for the title in Melbourne at the Australian Open, the year's first Grand Slam to be held between 24 and 27 January.

Money Country group Sugarland announces national tour, coming to Des Moines
Author: 0 Country group Sugarland announces national tour, coming to Des Moines

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. via Ticketmaster . Sugarland , which consists of Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush, played Covelli in 2012 and 2007. "We are thrilled to head back out on the road together as this has been a long time coming for the both of us!" said Nettles. Sugarland released Love on the Inside in 2008, and that album produced three No.

Author: 0 Astronaut and First Space Shuttle Commander John Young Has Passed Away

Young was selected to be an astronaut in 1962. During a 42-year career, Young flew on three types of spacecraft twice spanning three decades: Gemini in the mid-1960s, Apollo in late '60s and early 1970s, and shuttles in the 1980s. "He was in every way the 'astronaut's astronaut'". In 1969, he became the first person to orbit the Moon alone for Apollo 10. Young, also drove the Lunar Roving Vehicle on the Moon's surface during Apollo 16 , and is one of only three people to have flown to ...

Money India mulls 70pc safeguard duty on solar equipment imports
Author: 0 India mulls 70pc safeguard duty on solar equipment imports

The existing "critical circumstances" justify the immediate imposition of a provisional Safeguard Duty to save local units from further serious injury, which would be hard to fix in case the safeguard measure is delayed, it said. However, the United States raised objection to the WTO in 2013, saying that its solar exports to India had fallen by 90 per cent. In the second half of 2016, China's exports to India constituted 25.09 per cent while its exports to European Union and US fell to 15.12 ...

Money Tesco wins Big Four Christmas food battle
Author: 0 Tesco wins Big Four Christmas food battle

Promotional levels were at their lowest since Christmas 2009, reported Kantar, with 36% of spending on items on offer this year. For the 12 weeks ended December 30, Aldi's market share rose to 7.5% from 6.9% for the comparable period ended December 31, 2016, while Lidl's rose to 4.9% from 4.4%.

Money Jet Airways hostess arrested for smuggling Dollars 3.21 crore wrapped in foil
Author: 0 Jet Airways hostess arrested for smuggling Dollars 3.21 crore wrapped in foil

A top official told The Times of India that the alleged action of the co-pilot called for "extreme measures", which is a euphemism for cancellation of licence. They are trying to find out details of the bullion dealers involved in this syndicate, he mentioned. The private airline said that both the crew broke the safety regulations by unattending the cockpit twice.

Money Vtech settles FTC lawsuit over children's data privacy
Author: 0 Vtech settles FTC lawsuit over children's data privacy

COPPA requires that companies collecting personal information from children under 13 online follow steps to ensure that children's information is protected, including clearly disclosing to parents the information it collects, how the information will be used, and seeking verifiable parental consent.

Money Newborn baby found dead on plane in Indonesia
Author: 0 Newborn baby found dead on plane in Indonesia

The disappearance of flight MH370 remains unexplained - what could have caused an entire plane to disappear? "The woman is now at the airport's health centre". According to the Jakarta Post , Hani accepted that the baby was hers and she had left the new-born in the toilet bin. She has a husband and child back in her home country of Indonesia, according to the Jakarta Post .