• Court rules Shell can't be sued in London for Nigeria oil spills
Court rules Shell can't be sued in London for Nigeria oil spills

He said: "Our community is disappointed but not discouraged by this judgment and we are confident that, as in the Netherlands, the Court of Appeal will see things differently". During the recent United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, or COP21, a group of countries led by Ecuador proposed the creation of an global ecological tribunal...

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  • TransCanada renews application to build Keystone XL pipeline
TransCanada renews application to build Keystone XL pipeline

The TransCanada announcement came just two days after President Trump took executive actions to speed the approval process for both the Keystone XL and Dakota Access Pipelines. TransCanada said the project would contribute $3.4 billion to the USA economy. He said unknowns include Trump's demands for better terms from the company, changes in ca...

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  • Google shares are down after missing on fourth-quarter earnings
Google shares are down after missing on fourth-quarter earnings

Revenues jumped 22% from a year ago to $26.06 billion, topping analysts' $25.14 billion view, however. The other revenue of the company was up by 62% to end the quarter at $3.4 billion. Alphabet stock was down 2% in after-hours trading on the stock market today. Considering the mixed results, analysts are expecting developments for Google beyo...

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  • Ant Financial of Alibaba Group to Acquire MoneyGram
Ant Financial of Alibaba Group to Acquire MoneyGram

China's Ant Financial is acquiring MoneyGram , which many immigrants use to transfer money from the US back home to their families. CBA struck a payment deal with Ant's Aliplay previous year. Shares of MoneyGram closed at $11.88 a share Wednesday but rose 9.60% to $13.02 per share in midday Thursday trading. It will also need to go through cus...

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  • Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Analyst Opinion
Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Analyst Opinion

The company has Beta Value of 1.04 and ATR value of 0.24. The shares were sold at an average price of $12.44, for a total value of $152,738.32. Kcg holds 540,814 shares or 0.16% of its portfolio. William Clay Ford, Jr is one of the biggest insider owners in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), according to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) fili...

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  • EBay Shares Advance on In-Line Fourth-Quarter Results
EBay Shares Advance on In-Line Fourth-Quarter Results

Earnings reaction history indicates that share price went up 18 times out of last 28 quarters. Aegis began coverage on eBay in a research report on Tuesday. Following the completion of the sale, the chief accounting officer now owns 39,947 shares in the company, valued at $1,155,666.71. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, whic...

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  • J&J Acquiring Actelion For $30 Billion; R&D Spin-Off
J&J Acquiring Actelion For $30 Billion; R&D Spin-Off

Actelion's shareholders can monetize their holdings in Actelion at a highly attractive cash price of $280 per share, while at the same time retaining a significant stake in the future potential upside of Actelion's earlier stage pipeline, through their ownership of R&D NewCo.

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  • BHP Billiton plc 45.4% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital
BHP Billiton plc 45.4% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital

However, it is behind the share price performance of mining peers Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) (LSE:RIO.L) and Glencore PLC (LON:GLEN) (LSE:GLEN.L). Conventional production, however, rose one per cent to 32 Mboe and Mr Mackenzie reaffirmed the company's expansion plans for the business, where a recovery in oil prices and cost reductions have made ...

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  • Authorities link 5 killings from 1980s to dead inmate
Authorities link 5 killings from 1980s to dead inmate

Bob Evans, the one-time beau of Denise Beaudin, died in a California prison in 2010 while serving time for dismembering his wife. "We believe we have our killer", New Hampshire Assistant Attorney General Jeffrey Strelzin announced at a press conference.

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  • Penn Davis Mcfarland Inc Cuts Position in Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) by $16169643
Penn Davis Mcfarland Inc Cuts Position in Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) by $16169643

Zacks Investment Research lowered Schlumberger NV from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Tuesday, October 18th. Schlumberger Limited. makes up approx 1.76% of Oakbrook Investments's portfolio.Rockefeller Financial Services Inc boosted its stake in SLB in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 237 additional shares and ...

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  • Alibaba's revenue beats estimates on strong Single Day sales
Alibaba's revenue beats estimates on strong Single Day sales

In recent months, executives including Chairman Jack Ma have identified Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) as a data company, downplaying the role of online retail in its future. He feels that Alibaba stock is capped by the slowing Chinese economy, at least for now, despite its position as a global leader in e-commerce. COPYRIGHT VIOLA...

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  • Pound climbs to one-month high as Trump fears hit USA dollar
Pound climbs to one-month high as Trump fears hit USA dollar

On Monday, Trump told USA manufacturing executives he would impose a hefty border tax on firms that import products into the United States after moving American factories overseas. European shares were expected to fall, too, with spread-betters looking to a drop of 0.4 per cent in Britain's FTSE and 0.3 per cent in Germany's DAX.

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  • Paddy Power Betfair counts cost of Donald Trump win
Paddy Power Betfair counts cost of Donald Trump win

The company highlighted revenue increase despite bettor-friendly results and certain "weakness" in its online gaming performance during the fourth quarter of the year. Donald Trump and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are unlikely bedfellows but Paddy Power Betfair was cursing both on Monday as the bookmaker revealed a £40 million hit from the punters.

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  • Trump vows lower taxes, fewer regulations at meet with business leaders
Trump vows lower taxes, fewer regulations at meet with business leaders

He said he planned reduce corporate taxes from the current 35 percent to as low as 15 percent. "There will be no country that is going to be faster, better, more fair and at the same time protecting the people of the country". Congressional Republicans have been cool to Trump's call for a border tax, which would complicate worldwide supply chains a...

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  • DOJ Wins Bid To Block $37B Aetna-Humana Merger
DOJ Wins Bid To Block $37B Aetna-Humana Merger

A federal judge Monday at least temporarily blocked the proposed $37 billion mega-merger between USA health insurance industry giants Aetna and Humana , ruling that the transaction would reduce competition for consumers. But Aetna will have a tough time winning in an appeals court. That compares to an earlier projected loss of $300 million, ...

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  • Officer rescues woman from burning auto
Officer rescues woman from burning auto

She told KHQ that Schwering is going to get exhausted of having of her in his life, saying they will be friends forever now. "I honestly believed I may not make it out of there". "He got to point where there was a hole about maybe this much and I thought". With the help of a neighbour from a nearby house, Officer Schwering managed to pull t...

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  • Bernie Ecclestone no longer in charge of F1
Bernie Ecclestone no longer in charge of F1

Ecclestone told Sportsmail on Monday evening: 'I'm about to go into another room to dial into a board meeting to discuss what is going to happen to me. "My days in the office will be getting quieter now", he admitted. Maybe I will attend a Grand Prix sometime in the future. The development follows mounting speculation regarding the long term owne...

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  • Chinese media reacts warily to Trump's inauguration
Chinese media reacts warily to Trump's inauguration

Trade tensions or conflict could also undermine the US ability to engage in linkage diplomacy. "If Beijing makes a very extreme and harsh response, this will make Trump take a really aggressive policy toward China". Among major risks this year, analysts point to a cooling property market, after many local governments imposed or tightened restrictio...

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  • Russian Federation has cut oil output by 100000 bpd: ministry
Russian Federation has cut oil output by 100000 bpd: ministry

Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, Algeria and Venezuela are meeting non-OPEC nations Russian Federation and Oman to figure out ways to verify that the 24 signatories to the December 10 accord are following through on their pledge to remove a combined 1.8 million barrels a day from the market for six months.

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  • Uber agrees to $20M settlement of FTC complaint over driver pay, financing
Uber agrees to $20M settlement of FTC complaint over driver pay, financing

Ridesharing service Uber will pay $20 million to settle allegations from USA regulators, who said the company mislead drivers on their potential earnings and financing options, according to a release Thursday from the Federal Trade Commission .

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