• BlackBerry to stop making phones after getting crushed by iPhone sales

    BlackBerry to stop making phones after getting crushed by iPhone sales

    Economia

    The company will focus on developing software, a direction it arguably has been heading in since it pulled out of the consumer device market in 2013. "The company plans to end all internal hardware development and will outsource that function to partners ", BlackBerry CEO John Chen said in a written statement.
  • Congress Averts Government Shutdown With Two Days to Spare

    Congress Averts Government Shutdown With Two Days to Spare

    Economia

    The House is expected to vote on the bill as early as Wednesday night, which President Obama will need to sign before midnight Friday to avert a government shutdown. Democrats in the U.S. Senate had threatened to block a spending measure to keep the government open when an old spending measures expires on October 1 unless Republicans would guarantee help to Flint residents with lead-contaminated water.
  • Bankitalia: vigiliamo su aumenti costi conti correnti

    Bankitalia: vigiliamo su aumenti costi conti correnti

    Economia

    La Banca d'Italia, si ricorda, "opera e continuerà a operare al fine di assicurare che le norme sui rapporti banche-clienti approvate dal Parlamento italiano non siano eluse ma pienamente applicate". Alla vigilia della scadenza per trovare un acquirente alle quattro banche salvate, il dossier approda oggi al tavolo della Vigilanza Unica della BCE.
  • (NASDAQ:CHTR), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

    (NASDAQ:CHTR), a large market cap stock a smart buy?

    Economia

    The stock touched 52-week High of $31.8 on Nov 3, 2015 and 52-week Low of $23.66 on Jun 28, 2016. The number of Charter Communications, Inc. shares in issue is 270,927,000 which have a current share price of 274.97 bringing Charter Communications, Inc.'s market capitalisation to 74.50B Dollars.
  • US House leaders reach deal on Flint, could avert government shutdown

    Economia

    The Associated Press reports that Washington , D.C., lawmakers passed the hybrid spending measure-the last major item on Capitol Hill's pre-election agenda-today with a 72-26 vote. The House is expected to approve the measure shortly and send it to President Barack Obama for his signature. The Senate has passed a separate measure that includes US$220 million for Flint and other communities affected by lead on a 95-3 vote, but Mr McConnell omitted the funding when he introduced his own ...
  • OPEC reaches consensus on cutting output

    OPEC reaches consensus on cutting output

    Economia

    Michael Hewson, chief market analyst at CMC Markets UK, said: "Final details have yet to be agreed and the Iranian oil minister said that Iran wouldn't have to freeze production, which means other members will". "If this proposed (output) cut is strictly enforced and supports prices , we would expect it to prove self defeating medium term with a large drilling response around the world", Goldman Sachs said in a note.
  • Why Ferrellgas Partners Is a Top 10 Utility Dividend Stock (FGP)

    Why Ferrellgas Partners Is a Top 10 Utility Dividend Stock (FGP)

    Economia

    Stock's minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $11.00 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $15.00. (NYSE: FGP ) opened at 13.00 on Thursday. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Stifel Financial Corp raised its position in shares of Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.by 0.8% in the second quarter.
  • Generali: firmata la cessione delle attività in Guatemala e Liechtenstein

    Generali: firmata la cessione delle attività in Guatemala e Liechtenstein

    Economia

    In Liechtenstein , invece, il Leone di Trieste, ha stretto un accordo finalizzato alla cessione del 100% di Fortuna LebensVersicherungs AG, una compagnia operativa che opera nel ramo vita. Resta la conference call di approfondimento con giornalisti e analisti, mentre la presentazione dei risultati e le informazioni finanziarie supplementari avverranno solo per le semestrali e i rendiconti annuali.