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Markets Horgan wine war a lose-lose for everyone, say BC Liberals
Author: 0 Horgan wine war a lose-lose for everyone, say BC Liberals

The federal government has control over the cross-boundary pipelines, and Notley has called B.C.'s attempt to hinder the expansion an unconstitutional attempt to get around federal approval of the project. He added he has no comment on the pipeline issue, but he trusts Albertans will divorce that issue from the B.C. wine boycott "and continue to drink some of the best wines in Canada if they so choose to".

Markets Casino mogul Steve Wynn resigns as CEO amid accusations of sexual misconduct
Author: 0 Casino mogul Steve Wynn resigns as CEO amid accusations of sexual misconduct

Steve Wynn , who founded the eponymous casino empire, said the "avalanche of negative publicity" meant he could not "continue to be effective in my current roles". U.S. Senator Al Franken resigned in December after facing a series of sexual misconduct allegations. Matt Madox is the new Wynn Resorts CEO . He played the pivotal role in transforming Las Vegas into the entertainment destination it is today.

Markets RBI to talk tough on inflation, expected to hold rates
Author: 0 RBI to talk tough on inflation, expected to hold rates

The situation is no different in India. While the committee is likely to keep the policy rates unchanged, it is expected to highlight the risks to its policy trajectory from rising inflation and higher fiscal slippage. The RBI's policy stance is now "neutral". The reasons are plenty and visible. At 6.0 per cent, the repo rate is at the lowest since November 2010 and the RBI has also anxious about destabilising foreign outflows as global central banks such as the US Federal Reserve ...

Markets Ryanair warns of disruptions to customers ahead of cabin crew negotiations
Author: 0 Ryanair warns of disruptions to customers ahead of cabin crew negotiations

Investors seemed unmoved, with Ryanair shares down 3% in morning trading in Dublin. The share buyback will commence this month and should be completed by the end of October, the company said. Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary has warned that there could be "short-term disruptions" ahead for the airline in the near future as it prepares to extend its recent recognition of pilot unions to cabin crew staff.

Markets How major US stock indexes fared on Tuesday
Author: 0 How major US stock indexes fared on Tuesday

Some analysts see the declines as a return to volatility following a benign 2017. Asian stocks plunged on February 6 after the record-breaking loss on Wall Street , extending a global rout as panicked investors fret over rising US borrowing costs and take profits after months of market euphoria.

Author: 0 Antero Midstream GP LP (AMGP) EPS Estimated At $0.07

In general, a company with a score closer to 0 would be seen as undervalued, and a score closer to 100 would indicate an overvalued company. Shell Midstream Partners , L.P. Advisors Asset Management Inc reported 10,787 shares. Rowland & Investment Counsel Adv has invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Biogen Inc. Barclays Plc owns 0.12% invested in Antero Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:AM) for 3.67M shares.

Markets US Treasury's Mnuchin says he wants answers on Equifax breach
Author: 0 US Treasury's Mnuchin says he wants answers on Equifax breach

In a memo to CFPB last month, Mulvaney said the agency would act with "humility and prudence" and no longer "push the envelope". A CFPB spokesman told Reuters the agency can not acknowledge the existence of an open investigation. Credit bureaus like Equifax, TransUnion and Experian collect and store personal information on scores of millions of consumers. That is not surprising since there is substantial doubt as to whether the CFPB has enforcement jurisdiction over data breaches.

Markets Investors on edge after Dow Jones takes a record-breaking slide
Author: 0 Investors on edge after Dow Jones takes a record-breaking slide

On Monday, the Dow had plunged by 1,175 points , or 4.6%, and although this was the index's biggest drop in terms of points , it had a larger percentage drop as recently as 2011. The index of 30 big-name US companies ended up at 24,912. The technology heavy Nasdaq Composite Index dropped 1.1 percent. "The stock market has gone too far, too fast", said James McBride, managing director of the McBride Group.

Markets Dow Jones rises 350, erasing an early plunge
Author: 0 Dow Jones rises 350, erasing an early plunge

The climb continued in the afternoon; two hours later Dow was up by 58 points. The Standard & Poor's 500 index, the benchmark most professional investors and many index funds use, skidded 113.19 points, or 4.1 percent, to 2,648.94. Mnuchin said he had checked with market participants earlier Tuesday and had been assured that markets had functioned well with no systemic issues during the big market declines on Monday .

Markets Tigers invited the 2018 NFL Combine
Author: 0 Tigers invited the 2018 NFL Combine

The Buckeyes have 11 players invited to the Combine , including quarterback J.T. Barrett. Georgia and LSU each have 10 players attending. Quinn has already expressed a desire to add to the running back room this offseason. Some of those big names to keep an eye on are Bradley Chubb (NC State), Tremaine Edmunds (Virginia Tech), Marcus Davenport (Texas-San Antonio), Vita Vea (Washington), Maurice Hurst (Michigan) and Da'Ron Payne (Alabama).

Markets Black Tuesday wipes $4trillion off global stock markets
Author: 0 Black Tuesday wipes $4trillion off global stock markets

The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 51 points, or 1.9 percent, to 2,711. He adds: 'Investors need to keep perspective, markets don't go up in a straight line and falls of 5 per cent to 10 per cent are not as uncommon as the last 18 months may have led some to believe.

Markets General Motors workers to receive $11750 in profit-sharing
Author: 0 General Motors workers to receive $11750 in profit-sharing

It has underperformed by 8.78% the S&P500. The stock has gained 5.4% in the last three months. However, adjusted earnings for the quarter were $1.65 per share, compared to $1.36 per share past year. RBC Capital Markets has "Sector Perform" rating and $15 target. Ford Motor presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $12.54.

Markets Judge Unconvinced by Uber's Argument Over What Waymo Jury Should Know
Author: 0 Judge Unconvinced by Uber's Argument Over What Waymo Jury Should Know

Both men talked about the work Waymo has done to develop its self-driving auto program and aimed to show the central reason the company is suing Uber is because of the allegedly stolen trade secrets. "If you suggest to the jury that there is some trade secrets in that gorilla thing, I'm going to be upset with you.You've been trying to screw that into the case and it has nothing to do with any trade secrets that's in place".

Markets Crude oil futures: Crude continues to edge lower amid stocks selloff
Author: 0 Crude oil futures: Crude continues to edge lower amid stocks selloff

In total petroleum and other liquid fuels imports, China had become the top global net importer back in 2013. EIA reported that Russian Federation, however, is the largest oil supplier to the Chinese market. While China has continued to boost its oil imports in recent years, it has also lessened its dependence on OPEC's crude oil. Oil demand from China in November, the last full month for which data are available, was 9 million barrels per day - the second highest on record.

Markets Scouts eye whether cookie seller near pot shop broke rules
Author: 0 Scouts eye whether cookie seller near pot shop broke rules

When people purchase Girl Scout Cookies they are helping power incredible experiences for girls throughout the year. A nine-year-old girl is taking advantage of a new customer base after selling more than 300 boxes of Girl Scout cookies out the front of a legal San Diego marijuana dispensary.

Markets BP share price: Group's annual profits surge as oil price recovers
Author: 0 BP share price: Group's annual profits surge as oil price recovers

The seven new projects contributed more than 500 million barrels of oil a day net new production capacity to the group and BP's 1 billion barrels of oil equivalent discovered resources in 2017 was its best result since 2004. Operating cash flow was $24.1 billion compared to $17.6 billion in 2016, increasing by a 24 percent, excluding the Gulf of Mexico oil spill payments.

Markets US trade gap hits $566 billion last year, highest since 2008
Author: 0 US trade gap hits $566 billion last year, highest since 2008

The nation's trade deficit with the remainder of the world broadened to CAD 6.6 billion as the 4.9 percent rise in exports trailed the 6.8 percent rise in imports. Trump slapped broad tariffs on imported solar panels and large washing machines in January, and is considering slapping tariffs on steel and aluminum for national security reasons.

Markets Amazon's 2018 Super Bowl Ad Won't Wake Up Your Echo Device
Author: 0 Amazon's 2018 Super Bowl Ad Won't Wake Up Your Echo Device

The premise of the commercial is that the electronic assistant has lost her voice and celebrities need to fill in to make sure people have the help they ask for. "While the Super Bowl is one of the most iconic sporting events, the commercials during the game are an equally important event for many fans". Amazon has said that it employs "acoustic fingerprinting technology that can distinguish between the ad and actual customer utterances" to ensure that its ads don't wake up Alexa-powered ...

Markets Viavi Solutions (VIAV) Upgraded to
Author: 0 Viavi Solutions (VIAV) Upgraded to "Buy" by Stifel Nicolaus

Viavi Solutions Inc ( Viavi ) is a provider of network test, monitoring and assurance solutions to communications service providers, enterprises and their ecosystems. The Price to Sales (P/S) of the stock is 2.87, while P/B (Price to Book) stands at 2.98. The company's Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $5.79 Billion, while Low and High Revenue Estimates are $5.26 Billion and $6.38 Billion respectively.