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Markets The Fitbit Ionic's first major update adds new apps and watchfaces
Author: 0 The Fitbit Ionic's first major update adds new apps and watchfaces

In other countries, the list was even shorter. Leading the charge are 14 new apps from major companies that have been designed specifically for Fitbit's platform: Surfline, Clue, Game Golf, Hue Lights, Walgreens, Nest, Yelp, Flipboard, The New York Times, TripAdvisor, Uber, United Airlines, British Airways, and Lyft.

Markets Japan Airlines Goes Supersonic
Author: 0 Japan Airlines Goes Supersonic

The Japanese airline yesterday said it has invested US$10 million in Boom Supersonic , a Denver-based start-up aiming to build a new generation of supersonic jets promising three-and-a-half-hour flights from London to NY for an "affordable" US$5,000 return as soon as 2025.

Markets Pizza Hut tests beer and wine delivery
Author: 0 Pizza Hut tests beer and wine delivery

The service will debut in Phoenix with six-packs of Anheuser-Busch brands, including Budweiser, Bud Light and Shock Top. The company has more than 16,000 locations, many of which already serve alcohol. The company said in its press release it hoped to be a "one-stop-shop for customers looking to enjoy beer and wine with their pizza". This is part of a larger trend of huge restaurant chains attempting to drive up profits by appealing to adult vices.

Markets Industry fears a vehicle crash as diesel sales fall by 30%
Author: 0 Industry fears a vehicle crash as diesel sales fall by 30%

Figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders were expected to show diesel auto sales fell sharply again. Sales to fleet owners of more than 25 company cars or cars for rent fell by 14.4 per cent. Private registrations were actually down by the smallest percentage, falling 5.1% in November. Mike Hawes, SMMT chief executive , said: "An eighth month of decline in the new vehicle market is a major concern, with falling business and consumer confidence exacerbated by ongoing ...

Markets Goods & Services Deficit Widened to $48.7 Billion in October
Author: 0 Goods & Services Deficit Widened to $48.7 Billion in October

He blames them on bad trade deals and abusive practices by China and other trade partners. The trade deficit for the month was pushed by rising oil prices, as well as record imports from China ahead of the holiday shopping season, the Commerce Department said in its monthly report.

Markets Middle East Airlines' Profits to Double in 2018, Says IATA
Author: 0 Middle East Airlines' Profits to Double in 2018, Says IATA

Capacity in the region was 8.4pc higher, while the load factor was up 1.3 percentage points to 78pc. "To continue to deliver on our full potential, governments need to raise their game-implementing global standards on security, finding a reasonable level of taxation, delivering smarter regulation and building the cost-efficient infrastructure to accommodate growing demand", de Juniac said.

Author: 0 British movie theater chain buys Phil Anschutz's Regal for $3.6 billion

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company grew its holdings in Regal Entertainment Group by 8.3% in the 2nd quarter. Also, EVP Peter B. Brandow sold 20,233 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 9th. ROE ratio is a measure of profitability which calculates how much dollars of profit a firm makes with every dollar of stakeholder's equity. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 85.33% of the company's stock.

Markets What the CVS-Aetna deal means for consumers
Author: 0 What the CVS-Aetna deal means for consumers

The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, July 22 by Deutsche Bank. S&P Research maintained it with "Strong Buy" rating and $112 target in Monday, November 2 report. Analysts await CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS) to report earnings on February, 8. They expect $0.75 earnings per share, up 20.97% or $0.13 from last year's $0.62 per share.

Author: 0 The Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Position Raised by IFP Advisors Inc

Ironsides Asset Advisors Llc who had been investing in Marathon Pete Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $30.92 billion market cap company. Ww Asset Mgmt Inc owns 50,000 shares for 0% of their portfolio. The California-based Phocas Financial Corp. has invested 0.96% in the stock. Shell Asset Company has 0.04% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) for 31,013 shares.

Markets Manchester Derby: De Bruyne insists Pogba's absence not
Author: 0 Manchester Derby: De Bruyne insists Pogba's absence not "karma"

I'm a very straight- forward guy. "If someone believes it is karma then okay". Everyone has their right to their opinion. "I don't care - he can say whatever he wants", Kevin De Bruyne said. The French midfielder added: "People don't see this, don't speak about this, but every time we have important players that get injured when there is important games".

Author: 0 Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) vs. Iron Mountain Incorporated (IRM)?: Which Should You Choose?

The share last price represents downtick move of -2.25% in value from company's 52-Week high price and shows 43.30% above change in value from its 52-Week low price. Sumitomo Mitsui holds 404,317 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. (NASDAQ:CONE) stake by 10,356 shares to 41,004 valued at $2.29 million in 2017Q2. Guggenheim Capital Lc owns 0.01% invested in Sage Therapeutics, Inc.

Markets SEC files first action against dubious 'initial coin offering'
Author: 0 SEC files first action against dubious 'initial coin offering'

The charges are the first by the SEC's new cyber unit . The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has filed charges against the organizers of the PlexCoin initial coin offering (ICO). The Commission has obtained an emergency asset freeze against PlexCorps while the case is litigated. The company sold securities called PlexCoin to investors in the U.S.

Markets Service sector in contraction territory during November: Nikkei India Services PMI
Author: 0 Service sector in contraction territory during November: Nikkei India Services PMI

That was the the second-fastest rise seen since the survey began in 1996. They produce a single headline figure - anything above 50 indicates a sector is growing, while a figure below 50 shows a contraction. He said the reading supported the Bank's "sombre conclusion" that rising prices can accompany even modest rates of economic growth. November data indicated that service providers' optimism about the year ahead outlook remained much weaker than the long-run survey average.

Markets Bank of America Corp (BAC) Holdings Lessened by Coatue Management LLC
Author: 0 Bank of America Corp (BAC) Holdings Lessened by Coatue Management LLC

The stock decreased 1.45% or GBX 1.6 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 108.4. About 10.25M shares traded. CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME) has risen 25.35% since December 5, 2016 and is uptrending. Wfg Advsr Lp holds 0.28% or 50,237 shares. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.10 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range).

Markets The Salvation Army's Angel Tree Christmas assistance program in need of donations
Author: 0 The Salvation Army's Angel Tree Christmas assistance program in need of donations

Goodwill attributes part of this to the unseasonably warm weather in recent days. For those without a warm place to stay tonight, the cold weather can be more than uncomfortable.it can be deadly. Salvation Army officials say replacing it will cost about $300. According to the Salvation Army, almost $70,000 in proceeds were collected from jewelry donations since 2014.

Markets Ireland ordered to collect €13bn in tax from Apple
Author: 0 Ireland ordered to collect €13bn in tax from Apple

Ireland's finance chief announced on Monday that the government will begin collecting €13 million owed from Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) in back taxes. "We expect the money will begin to be transmitted into the account from Apple across the first quarter of the year", he added before a meeting with the EU's competition commissioner Margrethe Vestager.

Markets ANC 'unity' a ticket to loot
Author: 0 ANC 'unity' a ticket to loot

Ramaphosa received 1,862 nominations by ANC branches, whereas his main rival for ANC leader, former cabinet minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, received 1,309 endorsements. "We must never be exhausted to work for unity no matter the circumstances", he said. Most investors favor Ramaphosa , 65, a lawyer, former labor-union leader and one of the wealthiest black South Africans, who has pledged to revive the ailing economy, reduce a 28 percent unemployment rate and combat corruption if elected.