• Outburst by angry Wells Fargo shareholder halts annual meeting
Outburst by angry Wells Fargo shareholder halts annual meeting

But in practice, directors who win with less than 80 percent support should consider exiting the board, said Charles Elson, a University of DE expert on corporate governance ."If they're below 80 (percent) I'd say they have a lot of soul-searching to do", he said.Sanger noted that six of Wells Fargo's directors are expected to leave over the...

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  • Pagegroup PLC (MPI) Upgraded to Buy at Kepler Capital Markets
Pagegroup PLC (MPI) Upgraded to Buy at Kepler Capital Markets

A number of other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on RCN. Ratings analysis reveals 13% of Allied World Assurance Co Holdings AG.'s analysts are positive. The Firm operates through five divisions: Zambia, which includes emerald and beryl mining activities; Mozambique, which includes ruby and corundum mining activities; United K...

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  • FCC Boss to Unveil His Attack on Net Neutrality On Wednesday
FCC Boss to Unveil His Attack on Net Neutrality On Wednesday

In recent weeks, Pai has considered immediately invalidating that aspect of the net neutrality rules, some people familiar with the matter said, by issuing a so-called declaratory ruling that would undo the work of his Democratic predecessor, former FCC chairman Tom Wheeler.

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  • Nasdaq ends above 6000 for first time as United States stocks rally again
Nasdaq ends above 6000 for first time as United States stocks rally again

Of course the stock market in general has also been on a tear recently - the S&P 500 is up 20% over the last year, and the Russell 200 is up 30% over the past year. Health insurance company Anthem Inc. will likely not renew its contract with Express Scripts, sending the pharmacy benefit management organization's stock to tumble 11 percent.

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  • Oil price climbs after five-day drop as markets rally and Opec cuts
Oil price climbs after five-day drop as markets rally and Opec cuts

Futures climbed as much as 1.2% in NY after slumping 6.7% last week, the first drop in four weeks. "It is hard to foresee a further significant fall in prices prior to the upcoming Opec and non-Opec meeting". Compliance to supply curbs by OPEC and its allies from outside of the group was 98 percent in March, an improvement from February, the techni...

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  • Speeding drivers: higher fines for the worst offenders come into force
Speeding drivers: higher fines for the worst offenders come into force

Under new guidelines for magistrates, fines for motorists caught doing 51mph (82kmh) in a 30mph (48kmh) zone or 101mph (163kmh) on a motorway will start from 150 per cent of their weekly income, rather than the previous level of 100 per cent.

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  • Tesla to double its Supercharger network in 2017, topping 10K chargers globally
Tesla to double its Supercharger network in 2017, topping 10K chargers globally

Announced in a blog post , Tesla's network of 9,000 " Destination Chargers ", or Level 2 chargers and 5,400 "Superchargers" will expand to 15,000 and 10,000, respectively, by the end of the year. Model 3. Image source: Tesla . Things are especially bad in California, where Ben Sullins of Teslanomics says there are already 105 Teslas for every...

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  • Noticeable Buzzer: Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) , Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL)
Noticeable Buzzer: Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) , Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL)

At the moment 19 analysts are watching Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE:COL) is performing 6.08%. The firm had revenue of $1.19 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.20 billion. On Monday, March 20 MAHONEY COLIN R sold $1.39M worth of Rockwell Collins, Inc . It has a dividend yield of 1.35%. Analysts have a mean recommendation...

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  • Official meets protesting farmers in India
Official meets protesting farmers in India

According to the report, the farmers claimed that they were doing so in protest against lack of drinking water in Tamil Nadu. Tamil Nadu farmers have been protesting for over 40 days now, at Delhi's Jantar Mantar. Today, Chief Minister said he will write off our loans, taken from both nationalised and cooperative banks. He also said that DMK Wo...

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  • Existing-Home Sales Rose in March
Existing-Home Sales Rose in March

Single-family and Condo/Co-op SalesSingle-family home sales climbed 4.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.08 million in March from 4.87 million in February, and are now 6.1 percent above the 4.79 million pace a year ago. With a scant supply of homes available, sellers have been able to push prices higher and buyers are finding sharp...

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  • NBA Predictions: Can the Spurs bounce back vs
NBA Predictions: Can the Spurs bounce back vs

Lee was thoroughly roasted by Z-Bo in Game 3 , so it was a curious substitution (Pau Gasol seemed the more obvious fit to me) but it seemed to signal that the Spurs' strategy would be to double-team Randolph whenever he caught the ball in the post.

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  • Canada introduces bill to legalize marijuana by July 2018
Canada introduces bill to legalize marijuana by July 2018

There will be new criminal code provisions, including making it an offense, punishable by up to 14 years in jail, for the illegal distribution or sale of cannabis as well as similar penalties for providing or selling marijuana to minors.

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  • Dossier part of Federal Bureau of Investigation evidence for secret court order
Dossier part of Federal Bureau of Investigation evidence for secret court order

The FBI used the dossier as part of the justification to win approval to secretly monitor a Trump associate, according to U.S. officials briefed on the investigation. So when he became a foreign-policy adviser to Donald Trump's presidential campaign previous year and gave a Russia-friendly speech at a prestigious Moscow institute, it soon caught ...

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  • Facebook 'has a lot of work to do' admits Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook 'has a lot of work to do' admits Mark Zuckerberg

He shot himself in the head as the auto spun out of control. Police Chief Calvin Williams says anyone who thinks they've seen Stephens should call 911. The company has since announced it is launching a review for reporting harmful content. Authorities warned residents in OH and the neighboring states of Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana and MI to...

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  • United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers
United changes policy, crew can't displace seated passengers

United Airlines came under scrutiny last week after passenger David Dao sustained a broken nose and a concussion while being dragged off a flight after refusing give up his seat. Dao's removal was necessitated by the need to accommodate extra flight crew members. That increased to 79 percent among those who indicated they had heard about the United...

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  • British Parliament backs PM's call for June general election over 'Brexit'
British Parliament backs PM's call for June general election over 'Brexit'

Under the terms of the Fixed-Term Parliaments Act Mrs May needed to secure at least a two-thirds majority of MPs to make her plan become a reality. A Spanish worker at the GSK factory challenged the Prime Minister over whether her future in the United Kingdom, where she has lived and worked for eight years, will be secure following Brexit.

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  • Are Steel Imports A Threat To US National Security?
Are Steel Imports A Threat To US National Security?

The commerce department investigation could be completed in as little as 50 days, he said - a timeline that is well ahead of the 270 days called for under law. The United States has almost 100 plants that make millions of tons of steel annually. Newport, U.S. Steel chief Mario Longhi and several other steel CEOs met with Trump at the White House ...

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  • SAXTON: NASCAR keeps searching for right All-Star race formula
SAXTON: NASCAR keeps searching for right All-Star race formula

It has everything to do with changes to the track that have opened up the outside lane - and simultaneously opened the path to victory for a much broader group of drivers. The 2.38-mile track has hosted IndyCar since 2010. Last summer's Bristol victor, Kevin Harvick, goes for his second straight win at the Tennessee track .

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  • Ascent Resources Plc (AST) Rating Reiterated by Northland Securities
Ascent Resources Plc (AST) Rating Reiterated by Northland Securities

This was revealed in a note on 19 April. There are now 2,046,794,757 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 2,765,508. Now 8 brokers are covering NMC Health (LON:NMC), 8 rate it "Strong Buy", 0 "Buy", 0 "Sell", 0 "Strong Sell", while 0 "Neutral".

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  • Ontario to tax non-resident foreign housing buyers 15%
Ontario to tax non-resident foreign housing buyers 15%

Today, I met with Bill Morneau, Federal Minister of Finance, and John Tory, Mayor of Toronto , to discuss new ways to collaborate to address rising housing and rent costs, and share information across jurisdictions. On Thursday, Sousa boasted to The Empire Club in Toronto that his fifth budget on April 27 will demonstrate that, "Ontario is the lea...

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