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by | September 09, 2017 | 22:05

Several refineries impacted by Harvey have restarted, some are operating at reduced rates and some remain shut down. The national average has increased 29.8 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 44.5 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.

by | September 09, 2017 | 21:53

The Oil Price Information Service notes as Texas refineries continue to increase operating rates, it may take a while for the Colonial Pipeline to ramp up to normal volume and catch up with all deliveries. "That's where competition comes into play, and we need to be rewarding the businesses that are dropping the price most quickly and punishing those who want to hold on a little bit longer than they should", Stein said.

by | September 09, 2017 | 13:47

ET across from Gate 9 at Bobby Dodd Stadium. The next 24 hours will prove crucial in determining Irma's impacts on the Florida peninsula and its possible strength once it reaches northern Florida and Georgia Monday . Gov. Henry McMaster could order coastal residents to evacuate their homes starting Saturday morning - his state already already prepared to open 200 shelters and transport 10,000 people by bus if needed.

by | September 09, 2017 | 12:49

Next Financial Group, Inc now owns 30,193 shares valued at $704,000,000. IHT Wealth Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Kroger Company (The) by 122.1% during the 2nd quarter. Kroger confirmed its 2017 net earnings guidance for 53 weeks of $1.74-$1.79 per diluted share. The business had revenue of $27.60 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $27.48 billion.

by | September 09, 2017 | 12:37

The PRCA launched an investigation into Bell Pottinger following a complaint from South Africa's main opposition party, the Democratic Alliance (DA). The Public Relations and Communications Association in the United Kingdom handed its most serious punishment in history to the company last week - a five-year ban.

by | September 09, 2017 | 12:38

As a result, TfL launched an "urgent investigation" into the company and said it would look at whether it was operating legally. TfL has raised concerns about Taxify's license directly to its drivers instead of to the platform. However, it has become clear that this way into the market may not go down well with TfL. Just three days since launching , ride-hailing app Taxify has been ordered to halt all rides in the capital.

by | September 09, 2017 | 12:29

Trinity Mirror said today: "Further to the announcement made on 10 January 2017 the Board of Trinity Mirror plc notes that it is now in discussions to acquire 100 per cent of the publishing assets of Northern & Shell and that it has ceased discussions to acquire a minority stake in a new company comprising the publishing assets of Northern & Shell".

by | September 09, 2017 | 12:22

The hackers accessed names, Social Security numbers, birthdays, and addresses. In addition, credit card numbers of around 209,000 USA consumers and certain dispute documents with personal identifying information of around 182,000 United States consumers were accessed, the company said .

by | September 09, 2017 | 12:19

The probe is said to be focused on "Hell", an internal program used by the company to track its drivers and identify which ones were practicing the so-called "double-apping", i.e. The Times has aggressively covered Uber , publishing several damaging stories about the company in recent months, including one about secret software code named " Greyball ".

by | September 09, 2017 | 12:22

The UK's manufacturing output grew at the fastest pace this year in July, according to official figures. Elsewhere, the British Chambers of Commerce on Friday upgraded its United Kingdom growth forecast for this year to 1.6 percent from 1.5 percent, citing moderately stronger outlook for consumer spending growth.

by | September 09, 2017 | 12:19

At the moment just under half of the group's London UberX drivers have an electrified vehicle, though it has many hybrids such as the Toyota Prius . For other United Kingdom cities, where less electric Uber cars operate already, the 100 percent goal is set for 2022, giving an extra two adaptation years.

by | September 09, 2017 | 12:08

However, U.S. oil production was also affected by the storm, with weekly output down from 9.5 million bpd to 8.8 million bpd. Oil prices edged lower early on Thursday, after rising more than 1% to four-week high in the prior session, as investors looked ahead to weekly data from the US on stockpiles of crude and refined products to weigh what the impact of Harvey was on supply and demand.

by | September 09, 2017 | 10:52

United Kingdom house prices increased at a faster pace in August, data from the mortgage lender Halifax and IHS Markit showed Thursday. The monthly figure was forecast to slow to 0.2%. The increase in the value of the Euro also impacts inflation, making imported goods cheaper and is likely contributing to the Eurozone's relatively low inflation.

by | September 09, 2017 | 03:18

The local rate is the second-lowest in Canada. August figures out today show the B.C. rate sitting at 5.1 percent, down two-tenths of a point from the 5.3 percent in July. The youth category also showed a notable decrease last month in participation as fewer young people looked for work, leading analysts to suggest the back-to-school factors made a contribution.

by | September 09, 2017 | 03:11

Formal legislation will be introduced this fall after province-wide consultations. Online sales will be available throughout the province as soon as weed is legal. Dozens of illegal dispensaries spread east from Vancouver to Toronto after the federal Liberals swept to office two years ago on a promise to legalize the drug.

by | September 09, 2017 | 02:55

Earlier in a letter to Pakistan Stock Exchange in August, Habib Bank's company secretary Nausheen Ahmad had termed the United States dollars 629.6 million proposed fine as "outrageous" and "capricious". Among the individuals and entities on HBL's "good-guy" list who conducted transactions through the bank were "the leader of a Pakistani terrorist group", a "known worldwide arms dealer", an "individual on the Specially Designated Global Terrorist list", and the former deputy prime minister ...

by | September 09, 2017 | 02:46

A Shiv Sena MP - Ravindra Gaikwad was accused for beating up an Air India official, he was grounded by many domestic carriers until he wrote a written apology to the government apologising for his actions. 3 months for disruptive behavior that includes physical gestures. Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation ( DGCA ) will maintain the record of all such blacklisted passengers.

by | September 09, 2017 | 02:44

Rajan's comments came during an interaction with media during the launch of his book, " I Do What I Do - On Reform, Rhetoric and Resolve" here after it was released in Chennai and New Delhi during this week. "Many of us have fairly comfortable lives there [in the US]. coming back to India and doing what I did gave a tremendous sense of fulfillment". Asked if he would be willing to return to India for another position or was happy teaching in the US, Rajan said he is not special among the ...

by | September 08, 2017 | 14:23

Ecommerce giant Amazon ( AMZN ) is also taking part in efforts to stop price gouging. "Shame on you if you're trying to gouge someone (for) water, food, baby supplies", Bondi said, addressing media at an office where staffers process the complaints.

by | September 08, 2017 | 13:03

Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Sarasota and West Palm Beach airports. As a result of the ticketing surge, airlines' dynamic pricing models are presenting some customers with flight options that cost thousands of dollars more than usual, leading to accusations of price gouging .

by | September 08, 2017 | 00:58

The issue was discovered July 29, and the company spent recent weeks working with a cybersecurity consultant and authorities on an investigation, which is continuing. An independent cybersecurity firm was hired to conduct a comprehensive forensic review. Equifax created the website www.equifaxsecurity2017.com to help the consumer know if their information has been impacted and to sign up for a free credit file monitoring and identity theft protection.

by | September 08, 2017 | 01:00

The firm has a market cap of $156.76 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.01 and a beta of 1.42. Following the completion of the transaction, the chairman now directly owns 1,566,484 shares in the company, valued at $164,621,803.56. Therefore 67% are positive. Analysts had been expecting the company to earn $5.88 this year, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. The stock of Amarin Corporation plc (ADR) ( NASDAQ :AMRN) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, June 1 by H.C.

by | September 07, 2017 | 23:56

Toy "R" Us now is evaluating a number of different alternatives to address the debt maturities it has in 2018, which could include obtaining more financing, said a spokesperson for the toy company in a prepared statement Wednesday afternoon.

by | September 07, 2017 | 23:35

The Australian Dollar to Pound exchange rate could recover if these stats disappoint or if investors become more interested in risk-correlated currencies like the "Aussie" again. Friday's United Kingdom trade deficit update is unlikely to boost Sterling appeal, but Sterling could surge next Tuesday if August's United Kingdom inflation results beat expectations.

by | September 07, 2017 | 22:26

Oakbrook Investments Ltd Llc owns 86,980 shares for 0.42% of their portfolio. Redwood Ltd holds 1,200 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. The Hartford Investment Management Co holds 283,716 shares with $20.87 million value, up from 268,578 last quarter.

by | September 07, 2017 | 22:07

The stock of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) earned "Underweight" rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, May 12. It has outperformed by 222.30% the S&P500. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 22nd. IMMELT JEFFREY R bought $2.81M worth of General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) on Monday, May 15. The shares were bought at an average price of $25.50 per share, with a total value of $699,337.50.

by | September 07, 2017 | 21:52

According to Reuters , the popular ride-hailing service is teaming up with fellow California start-up Drive.ai to bring autonomous vehicles to select travelers. Drive.ai has already received a self-driving permit from the state of California, and all pilot program vehicles will have a trained driver in the auto, just in case.

by | September 07, 2017 | 21:10

It has outperformed by 16.62% the S&P500. Laurion Capital Management Lp decreased Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl (Put) (VRX) stake by 73.33% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $57 target in Friday, October 23 report. Since May 1, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 8 insider sales for $1.04 billion activity.

by | September 07, 2017 | 20:56

The new Watson AI lab will be co-chaired by Dario Gil, IBM Research VP of AI and IBM Q, and Anantha P. Chandrakasan, the dean of MIT's School of Engineering. The research it conducts could help build bedrock understanding of artificial intelligence that could lead to new or improved commercial technologies at IBM and elsewhere.

by | September 07, 2017 | 20:34

Phasing out bond purchases would begin the withdrawal of stimulus measures aimed at overcoming the aftershocks of the Great Recession and the eurozone's crisis over high bank and government debt. "Even though Mr. Draghi tried to sound dovish, in my opinion it sounded like there was a decent level of confidence in economic growth", said Sireen Harajli, FX strategist at Mizuho in NY.

by | September 07, 2017 | 20:11

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a news conference after BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) Summit in Xiamen , China September 5, 2017. Putin was speaking after South Korea said an agreement with the United States to scrap a weight limit on its warheads would help it respond to the North Korea threat after Pyongyang conducted its sixth and largest nuclear test two days ago.

by | September 07, 2017 | 20:05

Morgan Stanley invested in 3.62M shares or 0.01% of the stock. Menlo Advsr Limited Liability Com holds 25,758 shares. Nabors Industries (NYSE: NBR ) traded up 4.39% during midday trading on Friday, hitting $6.90. Therefore 83% are positive. Nabors Industries Ltd. has $22 highest and $7 lowest target. UBS AG reaffirmed a buy rating and set a $11.00 target price (down previously from $17.00) on shares of Nabors Industries in a research note on Thursday, July 6th.

by | September 07, 2017 | 20:03

Himax Technologies, Inc.'s institutional ownership is 27.3%, while its institutional transactions stand at -0.98%. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $-0.17 EPS. Ltd. purchased a new position in Himax Technologies during the 1st quarter worth approximately $432,000. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board now owns 208,600 shares of the semiconductor company's stock worth $1,902,000 after acquiring an additional 200,000 shares during the period.

by | September 07, 2017 | 19:59

Talking about her priorities, Sitharaman stated, "My priority will definitely be the armed forced preparedness". Sitharaman was given charge of the ministry after the reshuffle on Sunday where she was elevated to cabinet rank. INDIA and Japan have agreed to collaborate closely in defence production, including on dual- use technologies, as the two countries resolved to ramp up overall military engagement under the bilateral special strategic framework.

by | September 07, 2017 | 19:54

Economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal had expected a more modest rise to 241,000 new claims. Following last Friday's disappointing monthly jobs report, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing a sharp increase in first-time claims for United States unemployment benefits in the week ended September 2nd.