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Markets Bank of America Corporation (BAC) to Issue $0.12 Quarterly Dividend
Author: 0 Bank of America Corporation (BAC) to Issue $0.12 Quarterly Dividend

Clearbridge Investments Llc who had been investing in Bank Amer Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $290.18B market cap company. Its opening price on the last trading day was $27.53. Price T Rowe Associate Inc Md holds 9,600 shares. Somerset Trust Communication owns 0.01% invested in Dominion Energy Inc (NYSE:D) for 200 shares. The Company is a financial institution, serving individual consumers and others with a range of banking, investing, asset management and other ...

Markets Base rate rise puts £700 a year on average mortgage
Author: 0 Base rate rise puts £700 a year on average mortgage

Who are the winners and losers? What will be the impact for my mortgage? "All members agree that any future increases in Bank Rate will be at a gradual pace and to a limited extent", it said, repeating its previous signals on what is likely to happen to borrowing costs.

Markets PM Modi's dig at Opposition
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India has jumped to 100th place in the World Bank's Ease of Doing Business index, jumping 30 ranks from previous year, in an endorsement of the string of reforms implemented by the Narendra Modi government. The ranking, however, does not take into account business environment post implementation of GST, which weaved the country of 1.3 billion into one market with one tax and removed inter-state barriers for trade.

Markets Forget your checked luggage - this airline is weighing passengers
Author: 0 Forget your checked luggage - this airline is weighing passengers

It is being done to gather data on passengers' weight and to see if the estimates they're now using to calculate fuel and safety are accurate. Prior to this experiment, Finnair was forced to rely on 2009 research from the European Avian Safety Association which found that the average male passenger weighed approximately 187 pounds, with 15-pound luggage on top of that.

Markets London IPO market hit as Arqiva and Bakkavor pull floats
Author: 0 London IPO market hit as Arqiva and Bakkavor pull floats

Arqiva's potential £6bn float, which would have been London's biggest IPO of the year, was announced just two weeks ago. At the same time Bakkavor , which supplies ready meals and salads to Tesco and Marks & Spencer, abandoned a flotation that would have valued it at about £1.4 billion, because of the "current volatility in the IPO market ".

Markets Humans are driving climate change, federal scientists say
Author: 0 Humans are driving climate change, federal scientists say

Based on "a large body of scientific, peer-reviewed research", global annually averaged surface air temperature has increased by about 1.8 Fahrenheit (1.0 Celsius) over the last 115 years (1901-2016), it says. In a 1,504-page draft report on the impacts of climate change, scientists detailed dozens of ways global warming is already affecting parts of the U.S.

Author: 0 International Business Machines Corporation

The Paragon Capital Management Llc holds 78,860 shares with $12.13M value, up from 74,235 last quarter. Ibm now has $142.19 billion valuation. Capwealth Advisors Llc bought 4,087 shares as the company's stock declined 15.88% while stock markets rallied.

Markets Amazon secures three cryptocurrency web addresses
Author: 0 Amazon secures three cryptocurrency web addresses

Amazon may be set to announce that it will be accepting Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies on its e-commerce platform. According to a report from Coindesk , Amazon registered "amazonbitcoin.com" around three years ago. One thing is for sure: anytime Amazon gives any kind of acknowledgment of the world of Bitcoin, the price gets an immediate (if temporary) boost. Amazon already had a cryptocurrency related domain, and it makes sense that they would cover their bases on this front.

Markets Mobile, Sprint Revive Talks
Author: 0 Mobile, Sprint Revive Talks

T-Mobile US Inc. T-Mobile Chief Executive John Legere spoke with Sprint Chief Executive Marcelo Claure on Wednesday, after a T-Mobile board meeting in NY where directors agreed to renew their overtures to Sprint to keep the deal alive, one of the people said.

Markets USA unemployment rate falls to lowest level in almost 17 years
Author: 0 USA unemployment rate falls to lowest level in almost 17 years

And a broad measure of unemployment that includes Americans stuck in part-time jobs or too discouraged to look for work fell to 7.9%, matching its lowest level since 2006. Wall Street was looking for a big bounce back for the labor market in October after the Hurricane-impacted figures we saw in September. "Among the major worker groups, the unemployment rates for adult women (3.6 percent) and Whites (3.5 percent) declined in October".

Markets Carmakers promise 400 fast-charging stations across Europe by 2020
Author: 0 Carmakers promise 400 fast-charging stations across Europe by 2020

The companies didn't disclose any financial details. The vehicle makers intend to have a total of 400 charging stations across Europe by 2020. The CCS standard is supported by VW, GM, BMW, Daimler, Ford FCA, Tesla and Hyundai, and current vehicles that support it, including the Bolt EV, max out at 50 kW quick charging.

Markets National Sandwich Day (11/3/2017): Here's where to get the deals
Author: 0 National Sandwich Day (11/3/2017): Here's where to get the deals

Subway has declared Friday, Nov. 3 World Sandwich Day . November 3 is celebrated as Sandwich Day. Sign up for their email list , you can get a free "Roast Beef Classic" when you buy a drink. Schlotzskys - Get a small Original sandwich for $2.99 on National Sandwich Day. AND - the restaurant will then donate a meal to Feeding America. As part of the larger global campaign to celebrate World Sandwich Day, the American version of which will donate a meal to the hungry for every sub and ...

Markets Facebook beefs up user numbers again, especially in Asia
Author: 0 Facebook beefs up user numbers again, especially in Asia

Mobile advertising revenues continue to be dominant contributor to ad revenues as it represented 88 percent of advertising revenue for the quarter, up from 84 percent previous year. Here's the thing: This isn't the first time that investors have freaked out about Facebook's expense outlook. Facebook's CFO David Wehner said that video has been earmarked as an area for heavy investment in 2018.

Author: 0 Starbucks sells Tazo to Unilever on disappointing 4Q revenue

Tazo is an iconic tea brand sold primarily in grocery, mass and convenience channels, offered in formats including packaged teas, K-Cup pods, and bottled ready-to-drink teas. Net income attributable to Starbucks fell 1.6 per cent year-over-year to USA $788.5m, missing expectations for income of U.S. $794m, while earnings per diluted share remained flat at 54 cents, in line with analysts' forecasts.

Markets Terror suspect was rude customer at local supermarket
Author: 0 Terror suspect was rude customer at local supermarket

With all of the chaos following the attack, a picture was taken showing police officers detaining Saipov, with one officer's left knee digging into the suspect. The president of Uzbekistan has sent his condolences to U.S. President Donald Trump and offered his country's assistance in investigating Tuesday's attack in NY by an Uzbek national.

Markets At least 4 people dead in downtown Manhattan terror attack
Author: 0 At least 4 people dead in downtown Manhattan terror attack

Foreign ministers say 5 Argentines and one Belgian among the dead in NYC bike path attack, with others injured. Multiple people were injured in the incident, but their conditions and the extent of the injuries have yet to be reported. Police said to expect "many emergency personnel" in the area of Chambers Street and West Street on the lower west side of Manhattan. "We will respond as we always do, we will be undeterred".