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Kid Clothes Could Grow With Them Kid Clothes Could Grow With Them
- September 09, 2017

So, what makes this clothing special compared to other clothing made from expandable fabric? His line, Petit Pli , calls to mind the women's clothing and bag brand Pleats Please in both name and design. Additional styles of clothing are also planned beyond the pictured prototype. Petit Pli's technology is patent pending and hopes to be on the market soon. (more...)
Millions download walkie-talkie app ahead of Hurricane Irma Millions download walkie-talkie app ahead of Hurricane Irma
- September 09, 2017

Zellow sent a series of tweets about the downloads on Tuesday, saying they're experiencing an "unusually high rate of sign ups" which led to performance issues for some users. Please inform others: Zello REQUIRES Internet using either WiFi or cellular data network of at least 2G". The app turns your smartphone into a sophisticated walkie-talkie to help communicate with family back home. (more...)
Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SHLX) Valuation According To Analysts Shell Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SHLX) Valuation According To Analysts
- September 09, 2017

The median estimate represents a 22.06% increase from the last price. With the last close down -8.20% from the two hundred day average, compared with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has increased 0.04% over the same period. (NYSE:SHLX) was up +0.18% during the last trading session, with a day high of 28.49. A total volume of 3.31 million shares were traded versus to average volume of 0.38 million shares. (more...)
Bell Pottinger 'damaged UK's reputation in South Africa' Bell Pottinger 'damaged UK's reputation in South Africa'
- September 09, 2017

BELL Pottinger Asia is now free to formalise its complete separation from Bell Pottinger UK and will be relaunching under a new ownership structure with a new name, Klareco Communications, it said in a memo on Friday. It was the most severe punishment ever handed down by the body, and only the second time a firm has ever been excluded. Bell Pottinger also created material which "was negative or targeted towards wealthy white South African individuals or corporates and/or was potentially ... (more...)
London Shuts Down Uber Rival Taxify Over Licensing London Shuts Down Uber Rival Taxify Over Licensing
- September 09, 2017

Union bosses, who have been instrumental in protecting black cab drivers from the rise of Uber have said that they believe that Taxify's route to market in the United Kingdom goes against London's regulations. On its website it states that Taxify "until further notice serves as a technology platform to connect passengers to City Drive Services PHV (operator licence number 008955)". (more...)
Job fears grow after Trinity Mirror bids for Express titles Job fears grow after Trinity Mirror bids for Express titles
- September 09, 2017

It leaves Trinity Mirror as one of the biggest players in United Kingdom newspapers (the Trinity part is a vast string of local papers) and Fox has succeeded in wringing out a profit from them. Commercial concerns have also weighed on Britain's vibrant, and often freewheeling, newspaper culture. For a reading population of the size that exists in Britain, there are several national newspapers. (more...)
How Have Institutional Investors Been Trading Bemis Company, Inc. (BMS)? How Have Institutional Investors Been Trading Bemis Company, Inc. (BMS)?
- September 09, 2017

Outstanding shares refer to a company's stock presently held by all its shareholders, counting share blocks held by institutional shareholders and restricted shares owned by the company's officers and insiders. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, August 15th. When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 2.70% whereas Month Volatility is at 1.56%. (more...)
Premier Brad Wall releases statement on suspension of Energy East pipeline project Premier Brad Wall releases statement on suspension of Energy East pipeline project
- September 09, 2017

Natural Resources Canada, the federal ministry, sees TransCanada's request to pause the application as ultimately a private sector decision, said spokesman Alexandre Deslongchamps, adding that the independent NEB panel is reviewing the request. (more...)
Equifax breach: How to protect yourself from what's coming next Equifax breach: How to protect yourself from what's coming next
- September 09, 2017

You don't need to have directly done business with Equifax for your sensitive personal information to be in their databases. After revealing Thursday that a data breach had exposed personal information of 143 million Americans, Equifax Inc . (more...)
FBI 'launches investigation into Uber' over whether it illegally interfered with competitors FBI 'launches investigation into Uber' over whether it illegally interfered with competitors
- September 09, 2017

The investigation is focusing on Uber's program that could track drivers working for rival service Lyft Inc , the WSJ said, citing people familiar with the investigation. attorney's office. At the same time , a preliminary investigation, again by the Justice Department , is under way over possible violation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act by Uber . (more...)
UK July Industrial Production Rose 0.2%, Car Output Gains Sharply UK July Industrial Production Rose 0.2%, Car Output Gains Sharply
- September 09, 2017

There was disappointing news on construction , however, where output fell 0.9 percent, below all economists' forecasts polled by Reuters. The measure has been rising since October 2015. Alongside data from the construction sector, the ONS also released data for the manufacturing sector, as well as industrial production data. The pace of expansion was forecast to accelerate to 1.7 percent in July. (more...)
Uber to stop using diesel cars by 2022 Uber to stop using diesel cars by 2022
- September 09, 2017

At least for UberX rides, anyway. The company made the announcement in London on Friday, receiving widespread media coverage. Uber has been under fire for claims of sexual harassment and sexism within the company and is being sued by Google for allegedly stealing the technology behind its driverless vehicles. (more...)
GBP EUR Outlook Slips on European Central Bank News GBP EUR Outlook Slips on European Central Bank News
- September 09, 2017

Because of this the Eurozone's inflation level remains consistently below the Bank's target , further preventing any likelihood of a rate hike. It said it expects inflation this year of 1.5%, 1.2% next year and 1.5% in 2019 - the latter two are down 0.1% on June's forecast. (more...)
Oil set for first weekly gain since July as United States refiners return
- September 09, 2017

Brent crude was down 67 cents or 1.2 per cent to $53.82 a barrel after reaching its highest level since April at $54.80. Its predecessor, Harvey which hit Texas on August 25, shut a quarter of USA refining capacity, sharply reducing demand for crude that sent prices slumping. (more...)
Jobless Rate Does Not Change In Windsor Jobless Rate Does Not Change In Windsor
- September 09, 2017

In the a year ago, employers have added 213,000 full-time jobs, compared with 161,000 part-time positions. Of those new jobs, 213,400 were full time. But again, it's just one month and it's coming off eleven previous months of exceptional strength in the jobs market. (more...)
Marijuana to be sold in Ontario government-run stores Marijuana to be sold in Ontario government-run stores
- September 09, 2017

In most Canadian provinces and territories, networks of liquor stores are also controlled by the government. Premier Kathleen Wynne has announced the Ontario government is going to restrict legal sales of marijuana to standalone stores operated by the LCBO. (more...)
USA shuts down Pakistan's Habib Bank over terror financing concerns USA shuts down Pakistan's Habib Bank over terror financing concerns
- September 09, 2017

Financial Services Superintendent Maria T. Vullo announced the fine on September 7 after finding weaknesses in the bank's risk management and compliance and the bank's failure to undertake extensive remedial actions. Not only this, the bank improperly used a "good guy" list to rubber stamp transactions worth at least United States dollars 250 million in transactions, including those by an identified terrorist and an global arms dealer, AFP reported regulators as saying. (more...)
Flipkart's Big Billion sale to begin from September 20 Flipkart's Big Billion sale to begin from September 20
- September 09, 2017

The company in an official statement said that the Flipkart Sale - Big Billion Day will offer up to 90% off on products across all categories. One of the industry executives mentioned above said this year Flipkart is spending less on festive advertising due to its focus on profitability, while Amazon has increased is budget expecting to overtake Flipkart or at best equal it in sales. (more...)
Unruly fliers now face lifetime ban Unruly fliers now face lifetime ban
- September 09, 2017

In a series of tweets, Ashok Gajapathi Raju shared that the No Fly list mechanism will ensure safety and will check unruly behaviour on aircrafts. If a passenger's behaviour is considered life threatening, like affecting the safety of the aircraft, then he or she could be banned for up to two years or more. (more...)
Raghuram Rajan throws down fiscal gauntlet for New Delhi Raghuram Rajan throws down fiscal gauntlet for New Delhi
- September 09, 2017

He also talked about his departure from the RBI and said that "I never resigned, my term just ended". Rajan said when he was asked to give his views on note ban as early as February 2016, he had not suggested to the government in affirmative but could not flatly oppose the decision. (more...)
Florida activates price gouging hotline ahead of Irma Florida activates price gouging hotline ahead of Irma
- September 08, 2017

As Hurricane Irma continues to wind toward Florida with tremendous force, complaints of price gouging are increasing. - Daniel A. (@TheReal_DannyA) September 6, 2017Hey @ amazon this is called PRICE GOUGING. The fact that they can sell a good for a higher price means they will make more money if they can bring additional units onto the market. Even though airline prices are outside her jurisdiction and up to FAA to regulate, Bondi says she's impressed by numerous steps some airlines ... (more...)
USA airlines brace themselves, passengers for Hurricane Irma USA airlines brace themselves, passengers for Hurricane Irma
- September 08, 2017

Rivera lives on the east coast of the island, in Humacao. It's back to basics in Puerto Rico as ads focus on radio and TV, and people prepare for no internet should AT&T and Claro stop working. News Channel 8 spoke with a family that moved to Tampa from Puerto Rico to open a business. "Once [Hurricane] George hit - which was also a category four - we learned how to be a little bit better prepared". (more...)
143 million Americans SSNs, other data exposed in massive breach 143 million Americans SSNs, other data exposed in massive breach
- September 08, 2017

The company, which offers credit-monitoring and identity-theft protection products to guard consumers' personal information, said it discovered the breach on July 29. Equifax gets its data from credit card companies, banks, retailers, and lenders who report on the credit activity of individuals to credit reporting agencies, as well as by purchasing public records. (more...)
Teton Advisors Inc. Continues to Hold Stake in Navistar International Corporation (NAV)
- September 08, 2017

The company reported $0.37 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.28 by $0.09. The truck and engine maker posted revenue of $2.21 billion in the period, which also beat Street forecasts. In the last 90 days, insiders purchased 499,781 shares of company stock valued at $14,693,815. During such notable technical setup, fundamental investors usually stay away and are careful shorting or selling the stock. (more...)
Q4 2016 Sentiment Lear Corp (NYSE:LEA)
- September 08, 2017

Facebook Inc Cl A now has $499.58B valuation. Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. Principal Gp invested in 0.02% or 122,780 shares. Palestra Capital Management Llc sold 150,630 shares as Computer Sciences Corp (CSC)'s stock 0.00%. Earnest Prtn Limited Liability Corp, a Georgia-based fund reported 39 shares. (more...)