US Payrolls Rise Above-Forecast 250000 as Wage Gains Hit 3.1%

The U.S. economy is in its 10th year of expansion, the second-longest such period on record, and October marks the 100th straight month of hiring, a record streak. A recent Pew Report showed workers' real wages-how much they can buy with their money-... More..

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Apple market value tests $1 trillion level amid selloff
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Apple market value tests $1 trillion level amid selloff

At the same time, Apple said it would stop providing unit sales for iPhones, iPads, and Macs in fiscal 2019, a step toward becoming more of a services business. To be sure, the iPhone is still Apple's big...More..

Iranians rally to mark anniversary of 1979 USA embassy takeover
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Iranians rally to mark anniversary of 1979 USA embassy takeover

Trump withdrew the United States from the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal in May and began reimposing sanctions on the Islamic republic in August. "A normal, stable and developing Iran is good for all concerned", D...More..

Facts and Figures of Active Stocks: Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Facts and Figures of Active Stocks: Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)

EPS is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each exceptional share of common accretion. In other Barrick Gold news, Director John Lawson Thornton purchased 165,689 shares of the company's stock in...More..

Labour growth flat, but jobless rate dips to 5.8% in October
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Labour growth flat, but jobless rate dips to 5.8% in October

The slight deterioration reflected a net loss of 2,200 jobs offset in part by a decline of 1,700 in the labour force, which includes people looking for work. Experts have predicted wage growth to rise in the ti...More..

Amazon in 'Advanced Talks' to Put HQ2 in Northern Virginia Town
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Amazon in 'Advanced Talks' to Put HQ2 in Northern Virginia Town

The Washington metropolitan area was long considered a top contender for Amazon's second headquarters. But after publication of the Post story, Mike Grella, director of economic development for Amazon, post...More..

Trump Has Not Sought Draft China Trade Plan
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

Trump Has Not Sought Draft China Trade Plan

Markets rallied in Asia and Europe after Mr Trump said that he and Mr Xi had spoken by phone about trade matters for the first time since April, before the countries became locked in a tit-for-tat tariffs battl...More..

Elon Musk Says He Wouldn’t Take Money From Saudi Arabia Now
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Elon Musk Says He Wouldn’t Take Money From Saudi Arabia Now

Musk says the feature will be rolled out to Tesla owners as an over-the-air update, and will work on all the company's cars that have been made in the past two years, including the lower-priced Tesla Model 3 ...More..

Wages Highest In 10 Years, Unemployment Remains Level Before Friday’s Jobs Release
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Wages Highest In 10 Years, Unemployment Remains Level Before Friday’s Jobs Release

Employment costs also rose in Q3, up 0.8 percent for the period, ahead of the estimate of 0.7 percent Wall Street economists projected, a sign that more inflation is ahead. He added that the gains are a "testim...More..

Trump 'Could Pull the Trigger' on Additional Tariffs on Chinese Imports - Kudlow
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Trump 'Could Pull the Trigger' on Additional Tariffs on Chinese Imports - Kudlow

China and the USA, the world's two largest economies, are in a bitter trade dispute. Trump imposed new tariffs on roughly half of Chinese imports this summer, while Beijing fired back with tariffs on most ...More..

Spotify family account users can get a free Google Home Mini
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Spotify family account users can get a free Google Home Mini

Spotify had also disclosed in its public offering filing that it has leased office space in Mumbai past year and has 308 employees in aggregate in India and 20 other countries. The really interesting part in...More..

GM to offer buyout to some workers in cost-cutting move: DJ
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

GM to offer buyout to some workers in cost-cutting move: DJ

The company said in a separate statement that it would consider layoffs after it sees the impact of the buyouts and other cost cutting efforts. GM announced the offers on Wednesday, the same day that the auto...More..

Turkey’s manufacturing index slightly rises in October
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Turkey’s manufacturing index slightly rises in October

Chinese manufacturing sector growth was little changed at a very low level in October amid pressures from the United States trade war , data from financial news outlet Caixin showed. Price gauges continued...More..

Brazil Will Move Its Embassy In Israel To Jerusalem - Bolsonaro
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Brazil Will Move Its Embassy In Israel To Jerusalem - Bolsonaro

Most countries have their embassies in Tel Aviv, due to the disputed status of Jerusalem - part of which Palestinians claim as a capital for when they hope to become a state. The embassy move squarely aligns ...More..

Toyota, Subaru recall 400K vehicles to fix defective valve springs
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Toyota, Subaru recall 400K vehicles to fix defective valve springs

The problem in some of the engines affects the valve springs, and can cause the valve to fracture and break, possibly falling into the combustion chamber, leading to massive engine damage. Toyota is recalling a...More..

Tesla Summon to get manual control 'like big RC car'
by | Saturday, November 03, 2018

Tesla Summon to get manual control 'like big RC car'

It's the first time Tesla has formally disclosed the SEC subpoena in a regulatory filing, but there have been widespread news reports about its investigation into production forecasts. Elon is still a big fan o...More..

Postal Strike hits Ottawa, Renfrew and Arnprior today
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Postal Strike hits Ottawa, Renfrew and Arnprior today

Squamish's postal workers resumed work after going on strike on Monday. About 30 protesters braved the pouring rain to march outside the Canada Post building at the corner of Riverside Drive and Industrial ...More..

Crude oil futures fall 0.31% on weak global cues
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Crude oil futures fall 0.31% on weak global cues

Benchmark Brent crude oil was down $1.65 a barrel, or 2.1%, at $75.69 a barrel by 2:23 p.m. ET. Despite this, Brent remains 12 percent below its $86.74 a barrel October high, and crude is on track to post i...More..

by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Sino-US Relations Can Improve, Says Chinese Premier Amid Trade War

Trump on Thursday said he had "very good" talks with Xi on the growing trade conflict between the two economic giants. Stock markets in Europe and Asia rallied this morning after a phone call between Presid...More..

US accuses China, Taiwan firms of stealing secrets from chip giant Micron
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

US accuses China, Taiwan firms of stealing secrets from chip giant Micron

Sessions said the Taiwanese company partnered with a Chinese state-owned firm so that ultimately China could steal this technology and use it to compete against the US. Trump said on Twitter Thursday that he ...More..

Disgraced drunk Japan Airlines pilot was 'almost 10 times over limit'
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Disgraced drunk Japan Airlines pilot was 'almost 10 times over limit'

A test later revealed that Jitsukawa had 189mg of alcohol per 100ml of blood, almost 10 times the U.K.'s legal limit of 20 mg for pilots, according to the BBC. It apologized today for the incident. "We are ce...More..

Starbucks Holiday Cups Return With 4 Red and Green Designs
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Starbucks Holiday Cups Return With 4 Red and Green Designs

Starbucks is getting into full festive mode with the return of their holiday drink lineup. A year ago we got the brand's first-ever colour-in holiday cup, giving customers to opportunity to create one-of-a-k...More..

China factory activity slows in October amid trade war woes
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

China factory activity slows in October amid trade war woes

Export orders weakened but the biggest impact was from cooling domestic demand. Beijing needs to cut taxes, ease lending curbs and take others steps to "boost confidence in China's private sector", Citigrou...More..

Trump, Xi eye G-20 talks after 'very good' phone call
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Trump, Xi eye G-20 talks after 'very good' phone call

A Bloomberg report said the USA president had asked officials to begin drafting a potential trade agreement with China , citing unnamed sources. Trump said the two countries have a chance to make a fair ...More..

BREXIT: Britain, EU strike financial services deal
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

BREXIT: Britain, EU strike financial services deal

Most recently, the European Commission, the EU's executive arm, vowed to remove one major source of concern by ensuring that the bloc's financial firms don't lose access to London's clearinghouses even if pol...More..

USA curbs looming, India reduces Iran oil imports by 30%
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

USA curbs looming, India reduces Iran oil imports by 30%

The Schork Report editor Stephen Schork on USA oil production and why he believes that the market has adjusted to the Iran sanctions. In the first three weeks of October, Iran's crude and condensate exports a...More..

USA targets Chinese firm over national security fears
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

USA targets Chinese firm over national security fears

The US department of commerce has issued an edict that effectively bans American companies exporting technology to Chinese DRAM maker Fujian Jinhua Integrated Circuit Company. -Chinese tensions, along with ...More..

Trump Tweets Controversial Video of Immigrant Cop Killer
by | Friday, November 02, 2018

Trump Tweets Controversial Video of Immigrant Cop Killer

Bracamontes was sentenced to death in April for killing Sacramento County Sheriff's Deputy Danny Oliver and Placer County Sheriff's Detective Michael Davis Jr.in a daylong crime spree that began at a Motel 6 ...More..

Google employees worldwide walk out of offices against sexual harassment cases
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Google employees worldwide walk out of offices against sexual harassment cases

Employees were seen staging walkouts at offices around the world after a report last week that Google gave $90 million in a severance package to Any Rubin and covered up details of his sexual misconduct alleg...More..

Business, Coke rides on sales of healthier drinks
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Business, Coke rides on sales of healthier drinks

How to Interpret Volume of Stock? . Current volume in a stock, relative to prior volume, shows if interest is higher or lower in a stock than it was before. Following the sale, the insider now owns 196,337 sha...More..

Rouhani first deputy: U.S. can not stop export of Iranian oil
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Rouhani first deputy: U.S. can not stop export of Iranian oil

Iran is expected to do everything to make the purchase of oil as easy as possible for the biggest oil consumers in the market. In this regard, NIOC released an announcement on Saturday, saying, "banks of Pas...More..

Hyundai and Kia to introduce solar roof charging system
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Hyundai and Kia to introduce solar roof charging system

Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors announced in a press release Wednesday that they are working together on solar charging technology for integration into hybrid, electric, and internal combustion vehicl...More..

Volkswagen, Mobileye to launch self-driving taxi service in Israel in 2019
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Volkswagen, Mobileye to launch self-driving taxi service in Israel in 2019

The service, known as "New Mobility in Israel", will see German auto manufacturer Volkswagen provide electric vehicles and Jerusalem-based Mobileye supply its turnkey self-driving auto technology. Cruise is ...More..

India Jumps 23 Places On World Bank’s Ease Of Doing Business Index
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

India Jumps 23 Places On World Bank’s Ease Of Doing Business Index

Briefing reporters in New Delhi , Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had set the aim of reaching top 50 of the rankings and we have improved steadily from 142 to 77 in the l...More..

Dad eating with kids at McDonald’s fatally shoots gunman inside Alabama McDonald’s
by | Thursday, November 01, 2018

Dad eating with kids at McDonald’s fatally shoots gunman inside Alabama McDonald’s

The gunman died at the hospital. The father then returned fire on the attacker, ultimately striking and killing him. Reports did not indicate his sons' ages. Thank GOD for courageous individuals that choose t...More..