• Manufacturing PMI hits 8-year low on GST disruption
Manufacturing PMI hits 8-year low on GST disruption

The report also noted input price inflation linked to higher component costs and supplier shortages. Raw material inventories eased just slightly in July, according to the survey, while imports were nearly steady and suggested stable domestic demand.

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  • Bitcoin Volatility Surges Ahead of Tuesday's Key Fork Decision
Bitcoin Volatility Surges Ahead of Tuesday's Key Fork Decision

We got 'em. Want a good-looking t-shirt? Proponents say this system creates a trustworthy currency free from political oversight, and capable of faster, cheaper digital transactions than possible with conventional currencies. The show of support has helped reverse a slide in the value of bitcoin from around $1,900 two weeks ago to roughly $2,800 ...

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  • Discovery Communications Meets Scripps Network
Discovery Communications Meets Scripps Network

SRS Capital Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of Scripps Networks Interactive by 13.3% in the first quarter. DnB Asset Management AS now owns 18,139 shares of the company's stock valued at $514,000 after buying an additional 2,700 shares in the last quarter.

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  • Starbucks Closes Teavana Stores
Starbucks Closes Teavana Stores

There were 5,300 store closing announcements in the first six months of the year, triple the number during the same period last year, according to an analysis by Fung Global Retail & Technology. Competition has intensified in the USA restaurant industry, making it challenging for chains to get customers to visit their stores more often. Johnson d...

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  • US Economy Glides Back to Steady, Modest Growth Path
US Economy Glides Back to Steady, Modest Growth Path

United States growth rates have the potential of improving from the anemic rates seen in the Hussein Obama recovery, the weakest in the post-World War II period. Consumer spending accounts for 70 percent of economic activity. The economy got a big boost from a rebound in consumer spending, the largest source of the nation's economic growth.

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  • Crude Oil Up 8.6% For Biggest Weekly Gain Of The Year
Crude Oil Up 8.6% For Biggest Weekly Gain Of The Year

US crude settled at $49.71 a barrel, up 67 cents, or 1.4 per cent, and on the week gained almost 9 per cent. USA crude and gasoline inventories fell much more steeply than expected this week and the world's biggest oil exporter Saudi Arabia said it would further reduce oil output in August.

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  • Cuomo announces 'adopt-a-station' plan for NYC subways
Cuomo announces 'adopt-a-station' plan for NYC subways

The public feud over the subway continued Wednesday, with Transport Workers Union Local 100 releasing a campaign-style television advertisement criticizing Mr.de Blasio for not agreeing to finance the plan. New Yorkers need help, and they need it now. Cuomo, speaking at a breakfast with business leaders in midtown Manhattan, said the state's Me...

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  • Court: Former VW executive to plead guilty in emissions scandal
Court: Former VW executive to plead guilty in emissions scandal

Mr. Schmidt's cooperation would be a coup for the Justice Department's case against Volkswagen . The company has said the software is on some 11 million vehicles globally. Oliver Schmidt , who was chief of Volkswagen's environmental and engineering center in MI, has been held since January when he was arrested in Miami trying to return to Germ...

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  • Lyft and Taco Bell team up for late-night drive-thru munchies
Lyft and Taco Bell team up for late-night drive-thru munchies

Heck no. You're going to hop into a Lyft and take a ride to your neighborhood T-Bell to stuff yourself silly with Gorditas, Nachos Bellgrande, and XXL Chalupas. The mode will allow riders to add a side trip to Taco Bell during their ride with just one tap. The plan, though, is to expand Taco Mode nationwide by next year.

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  • Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary ‒ reports
Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary ‒ reports

Priebus told reporters after the news broke , "I support Anthony 100%". He pushed back on reports that he has a rift with Reince Priebus , the White House chief of staff, and instead said that they were "like brothers" who "rough each other up once in a while".

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  • North Korea Planning Ballistic Missile Test From Submarine, US Intelligence Says
North Korea Planning Ballistic Missile Test From Submarine, US Intelligence Says

Hawaii isn't the first US state to take action in educating its people on the nuclear threat. The U.S. government will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea , citing safety and security concerns. Cockerelll said. Warmbier was detained at Pyongyang's airport on January 2, 2016, near the end of his tour group's stay in North Korea...

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  • Lyft says it will build its own driverless vehicle technology
Lyft says it will build its own driverless vehicle technology

Lyft is developing its own self-driving auto technology, joining rideshare rival Uber and a host of automakers in chasing driverless vehicles. "We are putting down the accelerator significantly on investment on this", Raj Kapoor, chief strategy officer for Lyft, told reporters at its San Francisco headquarters.

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  • Deputy AG Rosenstein Stands by Decision to Fire Comey
Deputy AG Rosenstein Stands by Decision to Fire Comey

In a wide-ranging interview with the Times published online Wednesday, Trump said he would not have appointed Attorney General Jeff Sessions had he known Sessions would recuse himself from overseeing an investigation into his campaign's ties with Russian Federation.

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  • The Prime People Plc (PRP) Increases Dividend to GBX 3.25 Per Share
The Prime People Plc (PRP) Increases Dividend to GBX 3.25 Per Share

Deutsche Bank AG reissued a hold rating on shares of IMI plc in a research report on Monday, July 10th. $17,999 worth of Manitowoc Company Inc (NYSE:MTW) shares were sold by Weyers Lawrence Joseph. It has underperformed by 11.87% the S&P500. The company has market cap of 20.80 million GBP. It now has negative earnings. The Company's divisions inclu...

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  • ANOTHER DEMAND: Shastri wants Tendulkar as consultant for overseas tours
ANOTHER DEMAND: Shastri wants Tendulkar as consultant for overseas tours

Ever since Ravi Shastri had taken over the job of head coach for Team India, it was being speculated that he would like to have Bharat Arun as his deputy in the Indian team's bowling department. I try to better myself and learn what works for me", Umesh told India Today before departing for Sri Lanka . The candidates will be interviewed by a panel...

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  • Redskins GM calls Kirk Cousins 'Kurt' while explaining team's lowball contract offer
Redskins GM calls Kirk Cousins 'Kurt' while explaining team's lowball contract offer

That point, likely freedom in 2018, actually may be the real point of Cousins' decision to accept the franchise tag once again. This time, the second extension deadline for Cousins has expired, and he will be forced to play yet another season on the franchise tag.

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  • Wall Street ends flat as health stocks dip, retailers rise
Wall Street ends flat as health stocks dip, retailers rise

The S&P and the Dow were lower in late morning trading on Tuesday, weighed by tepid earnings from big banks and a setback to President Donald Trump's pro-growth legislative agenda after Republican effort to overhaul healthcare collapsed.

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  • US Allows More Seasonal Workers as Trump Pushes 'Hire American'
US Allows More Seasonal Workers as Trump Pushes 'Hire American'

In May, Congress gave DHS Secretary John Kelly the authority to boost the number of H-2B visas for the rest of the fiscal year. Most of the American businesses, in particularly, those in the Silicon Valley say that there is a huge shortage of highly skilled people in the U.S.

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  • Amazon May Crush Blue Apron
Amazon May Crush Blue Apron

Blue Apron's shares are down another 10% today, continuing a streak of mistrust and misfortune on the public markets since making its debut. As Ruth pointed out, Blue Apron's customer acquisition costs are already out of control: " Blue Apron's marketing department is spending an exorbitant $94 per customer to get people to sign up for it...

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  • Charles and Camilla photo marks duchess's 70th birthday
Charles and Camilla photo marks duchess's 70th birthday

The Peruvian photographer said that when he first met Camilla, more than a decade ago, he "discovered a kind and lovely person with a wonderful sense of humour". Dame Esther said: "The Duchess has an understanding and empathy for older people who are so often forgotten and undervalued in today's busy world".

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  • Delta Pushes Back at Ann Coulter Following Her Tweets
Delta Pushes Back at Ann Coulter Following Her Tweets

Coulter called the woman who was given her seat "dachshund-legged" and said that Delta employees are comparable to prison guards, animal handlers and Stasi policemen. This is the outspoken commentator #Ann Coulter , who is often seen on Fox News, she's not your average run-of-the-mill compliant airline passenger.

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  • Chinese growth picks up but few expect the momentum to last
Chinese growth picks up but few expect the momentum to last

For the quarter, China's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the economy grew by 1.7% in seasonally adjusted terms, in line with expectations but higher than the 1.3% increase reported in the March quarter. The higher throughput came after another month of strong crude oil imports and as top refineries prepared to cut output in the third qua...

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  • Citigroup joins JP Morgan is beating analyst expectations as trading revenues jump
Citigroup joins JP Morgan is beating analyst expectations as trading revenues jump

Ironbridge Cap Mngmt LP has 759,555 shares. Associated Banc-Corp sold 47,537 shares as Wells Fargo & Co New ( WFC)'s stock declined 8.66%. Cadinha And Ltd Llc owns 40,422 shares or 0.38% of their United States portfolio. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, January 19 by Compass Point. Analyst's ratings play a very important role in ou...

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  • Winds in Cariboo and southern BC expected to increase wildfire activity
Winds in Cariboo and southern BC expected to increase wildfire activity

Chief fire information officer Kevin Skrepnek says officials are concerned that weekend winds will the flames of wildfires burning throughout the B.C. It follows an order issued Friday evening for an estimated 338 structures and residences in the Loon Lake area of the Thompson-Nicola Regional District, which was the first new evacuation to be cal...

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  • Govt briefs oppn leaders on China, Kashmir
Govt briefs oppn leaders on China, Kashmir

People's Daily , the mouthpiece of the Communist Party of China , has published editorials, which can be dubbed as a clear warning to India against "encroaching" on its territory. The ministers insisted the attack was not the result of a security lapse but occurred because the bus was not registered with authorities and drove through the area long...

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