• Watch the moment Mark Zuckerberg found out he got into Harvard

    Watch the moment Mark Zuckerberg found out he got into Harvard

    Economia

    But before all this panned out, an ecstatic teenager was way too happy to get into the Ivy League college. Mark Zuckerberg is finally getting his degree from Harvard, after famously dropping out in 2004 to focus on creating Facebook. "Before I went to college, my mom bet me I'd drop out and my younger sister bet me she'd finish college before me". When Harvard invited him to give the address, he filmed a video with another famous dropout who also earned an honorary degree: Bill Gates.
  • UK's SFO To Fold Into Crime Agency Under May Gov't

    UK's SFO To Fold Into Crime Agency Under May Gov't

    Economia

    According to a manifesto document listing the party's policy proposals, Prime Minister Theresa May's party wants to bring the SFO under the remit of the relatively newly-established National Crime Agency (NCA), dubbed Britain's Federal Bureau of Investigation.
  • OPEC, Russia Want Longer Period of Production Cuts

    Economia

    Russian Federation is the world's biggest oil producer, while Saudi Arabia is the biggest exporter. Earlier this month, Saudi Arabia's oil minister indicated that his country would back an extension to the cap. Amid the cutbacks, production in the US, which isn't part of the agreement, has risen to the highest level since August 2015. Surging U.S. production has raised concern that the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its partners are failing to reduce an oversupply.
  • Numis Securities Ltd Reaffirms Buy Rating for Schroders plc (SDR)

    Economia

    Chevron Corp now has $201.13 billion valuation. The stock decreased 2.99% or $3.38 during the last trading session, reaching $109.66. It has underperformed by 4.38% the S&P500. RSA has been the topic of several other research reports. The rating was initiated by Jefferies on Monday, January 18 with "Hold". The firm has "Outperform" rating by Bernstein given on Friday, November 13.
  • Marcus: Why did Trump want privacy with Comey?

    Marcus: Why did Trump want privacy with Comey?

    Economia

    Jason Chaffetz put out formal notice of a committee hearing with Comey, a day after a bombshell New York Times report quoted memos purporting to show President Trump trying to get him to back off an investigation of former national security advisor Mike Flynn.
  • Snap shares whacked after earnings miss forecast

    Economia

    That's almost a decade younger than the average age of retail clients trading Snap that day, TD said. The vague response did little to ease Snap's nosediving stock. Snap's IPO in March. Its nearest competitor Facebook-owned Instagram now has 700 million users, with its "Stories" feature having 200 million daily active users.
  • Wall Street takes a hit as problems mount for Donald Trump

    Wall Street takes a hit as problems mount for Donald Trump

    Economia

    The S&P 500 bank sub-sector was down 4.5 percent while the broader financial sector sank 3.4 percent, led by a 6.2 percent decline in Bank of America stocks and a 4 percent drop for JPMorgan . Brent crude gained 1.1 percent to settle at $52.21 per barrel, while USA light crude rose 0.8 percent to settle at $49.07. Also earlier, the Japanese yen hit 110.21 its strongest level against the dollar since April 25 and the euro briefly hit a high of $1.1171 against the dollar, the highest ...
  • Camping World CEO says Gander Mountain made a bad bet on guns

    Camping World CEO says Gander Mountain made a bad bet on guns

    Economia

    The blunt-spoken Lemonis - who stars in " The Profit ", a CNBC reality show - said Gander Mountain overspent on inventory and expanded beyond all common sense into markets where they were cannibalizing their own customer base. Camping World is reportedly paying about $390 million for Gander. But the confusing message is whether a store is staying open or not. Signs announce the store is going out of business.
  • Seattle Music Scene Loses Soundgarden Front Man Chris Cornell

    Economia

    Detroit Police Department spokesman Dontae Freeman stated that the victims wife called a friend of the family who was with him to check his room. Chris Cornell, lead singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave , died Wednesday night after performing in Detroit, his representative told CNN .
  • Iraq Continues Support for OPEC Oil Reduction

    Economia

    US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude was down 16c, or 0.3%, at $48.91. According to Rystad Energy, no more than 500,000 bpd of December 2017 production are at risk should the WTI price drop to US$30. Jefferies bank said it was lowering its oil price forecasts due to the rise in USA production, cutting its Brent price estimate for the second half of 2017 to $59 per barrel from $61 previously.
  • Worldpay Group (LON:WPG) Receives Overweight Rating From Barclays Analysts

    Economia

    It has underperformed by 28.04% the S&P500. They expect $0.41 earnings per share, down 4.65% or $0.02 from last year's $0.43 per share. This represents a yield of 1.82%. (NYSE:STI) on Monday, October 19 with "Hold" rating. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, December 2 by Citigroup. On Friday, November 11 the stock rating was downgraded by Needham to "Hold".