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Business New York Mayor sues five largest oil companies over global warning
Author: 0 New York Mayor sues five largest oil companies over global warning

Representatives from Exxon, Chevron, BP and Conoco did not respond to requests for comment. De Blasio and the city comptroller, Scott Stringer, have come under pressure for several years from activists to rid New York's pension funds of any link to fossil fuels, with some environmentalists claiming the city has been too slow to use its clout to tackle climate change.

Author: 0 Near term Outlook For Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA)

About 9.00M shares traded. Twenty-First Century Fox Inc had 96 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NASDAQ:FOXA) gross margin percentage stands at 36.9% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 16.4 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 10.3 Percent.

Author: 0 AK Steel (AKS) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research

Boston Family Office Lc, Massachusetts-based fund reported 1,105 shares. Davidson & Garrard Inc reported 0.51% of its portfolio in Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE ). A year ago the company's sales were $1420000 while its sales growth yearly estimates for the current quarter are 1.5%. After having $0.79 EPS previously, Nucor Corporation's analysts see -30.38 % EPS growth.

Business Price Target Analysis of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)
Author: 0 Price Target Analysis of General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

Greenlight Capital Inc who had been investing in General Mtrs Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $62.57 billion market cap company. Trust Company Of Oklahoma invested in 14,950 shares or 0.3% of the stock. Quinn Opportunity Prtnrs Lc invested in 679,500 shares or 4.32% of the stock.

Business Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi launch $1bn venture capital fund
Author: 0 Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi launch $1bn venture capital fund

The first deal by the fund, called Alliance Ventures, will be a strategic investment in Ionic Materials, a USA -based firm that is developing solid-state cobalt-free battery materials. It prioritizes open innovation in new mobility, including electrification, autonomous systems, connectivity and artificial intelligence. As well as acquiring part of the company, Alliance has agreed a research and development partnership with Ionic - which could help drive innovation in electric cars.

Business Over 350000 people detained while illegally crossing border into U.S. in 2017
Author: 0 Over 350000 people detained while illegally crossing border into U.S. in 2017

During the regular briefing for reporters at the White House , Newsmax noted in his recent remarks advocating the wall and asking House and Senate members to appropriate funds to build what was a showcase piece of his campaign rhetoric, the president had stopped using the phrase he always used on the campaign trail to close his call for the wall: "And make Mexico pay for it".

Business Ikea Asks You to Pee on Its New Ad
Author: 0 Ikea Asks You to Pee on Its New Ad

While it sounds a bit gross and unconventional, peeing on this ad will get expecting mommies a discount on a brand new crib. It includes a pregnancy test strip on the bottom for urinating on, not unlike a pregnancy test from a local drug store.

Business Forecast predicts 2018 of record U.S. oil production
Author: 0 Forecast predicts 2018 of record U.S. oil production

Now the EIA says it should come in at 10.51 million barrels a day by the fourth quarter, up 2.8 percent from the last projection; by the end of 2019, it could reach 11.04 million barrels a day. Demand is expected to climb an additional 340,000 bpd in 2019 to 20.65 million bpd, the agency said. Earlier in the day it reached a high of $69.37 a barrel.

Business Plastic waste crackdown: Theresa May to declare war on 'throwaway culture'
Author: 0 Plastic waste crackdown: Theresa May to declare war on 'throwaway culture'

The Prime Minister is also being urged to back demands from a committee of MPs earlier this week for a 25p latte levy on throwaway plastic coffee cups. The only exemptions for the extended 5p levy are likely to be some pharmacies and pet shops selling goldfish. There are also ideas to tackle waste from coffee shops.

Author: 0 Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) Loses "Buy" Rating

About 3.84M shares traded. Southwest Airlines Co . has $106 highest and $41 lowest target. It has outperformed by 20.93% the S&P500. Eulav Asset Management decreased its stake in Universal Hlth Svcs Inc (UHS) by 25.64% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Author: 0 Danny Murphy's opinion of Naby Keita is freaky

It has been widely reported since Coutinho's transfer that Liverpool is desperate to bring the RB Leipzig midfielder to England in this transfer window - he is now due to join in the summer for a £57m fee. "There's kids coming in but I'm talking someone with power, presence, creativity". "I'm not sure (on Keita ), from what I've seen", he added, speaking on Sky Sports' The Debate.

Business Zidane Comments On Real Future
Author: 0 Zidane Comments On Real Future

The reports claim Real are very tempted to sell Bale but the player has no interest in making the switch to the Far East. Don Balon says Zidane is angry that Perez has chosen to go over his head and unsettle his goalkeepers by bringing in Kepa.

Business Yellow fog warning for tonight & Thursday morning
Author: 0 Yellow fog warning for tonight & Thursday morning

The forecaster continued: "Rain will be persistent and heavy for a time in the west and southwest early tonight, with the ongoing risk of thunder and spot flooding, especially across south Munster". It will stay dry in most places, but a little light rain. "Afternoon highs will range from 3C to 7C, coldest where fog prevails". "However, freshening southerly winds will clear any frost overnight".

Business Futures sink on report China may slow United States bond purchases
Author: 0 Futures sink on report China may slow United States bond purchases

U.S. Treasuries dropped after Bloomberg reported the discussions, sending benchmark 10-year note yields to 2.58 percent, the highest since March, as of 10:45 a.m.in London. Bloomberg notes that trade tensions with the US may provide a reason to slow or stop buying the debt of the USA government. The strategies discussed in the review don't concern daily purchases and sales, said the people.

Author: 0 Spears Abacus Advisors LLC Reduces Stake in Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS)

About 5.84M shares traded. Franco-Nevada Corporation (NYSE:FNV) has risen 12.51% since January 10, 2017 and is uptrending. Rockland Trust Co. trimmed its stake in Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS ) by 1.6% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Business Two of Buffett's Successor Candidates Join Berkshire's Board
Author: 0 Two of Buffett's Successor Candidates Join Berkshire's Board

Bitcoin was down around 3 percent at $13,981.53. Abel and Jain are both long-time contenders to succeed Buffett, whose five-decade tenure running the company helped him amass a fortune. Berkshire has more than 90 operating units including the BNSF railroad, Geico auto insurance, Dairy Queen ice cream, Fruit of the Loom underwear, See's sweets, and a variety of industrial and chemical operations.

Business Tesla begins manufacturing solar roof tiles
Author: 0 Tesla begins manufacturing solar roof tiles

Additionally, the company started surveying the homes of customers, who made an advance payment of $1,000 past year, for booking Tesla's solar roof tiles. But like numerous Tesla products, the tiles encountered some production hiccups. Instead of doing door-to-door sales for its solar roof, Tesla is moving its solar roofing sales into its EV auto stores.

Business Sainsbury's profits boosted by Christmas trading
Author: 0 Sainsbury's profits boosted by Christmas trading

Sainsbury's has upgraded its profit outlook after reporting a 1.1% rise in like-for-like sales over the Christmas period. " Sainsbury's delivered a decent set of Christmas numbers with like-for-like sales growth a shade ahead of market expectations, but it still seems to be underperforming competitors in terms of sales growth in its core business", Neil Wilson, a senior market analyst at ETX Capital, told City A.M., adding that "pressures remain and management stuck to the now de rigueur ...