by | May 04, 2017 | 07:57

Not a single Democratic representative voted in favor of the bill, and only six Republicans voted against it. The bill now heads to the Senate for consideration. This would give employees full control over whether or not they take the time off instead of the extra pay, USA Today notes . "Whether it's overt coercion, which language in the bill prohibits, or just a preference, there's going to be strong incentives to giving overtime hours to workers choosing to take comp time", said Vicki ...

by | May 03, 2017 | 12:46

A 52-week high/low is the highest and lowest price that a stock has traded at during the previous year. Comparatively, Nokia Corporation posted earnings of $0.09 per share in the same quarter past year. The bigger the return, the more efficient management is in utilizing its asset base. Earnings per share are calculated by dividing a company's net income by its number of shares outstanding.

by | April 29, 2017 | 18:55

Morgan Stanley cut shares of STMicroelectronics NV from an "equal weight" rating to an "underweight" rating in a report on Wednesday, January 4th. AlphaOne also assigned press coverage about the semiconductor producer an impact score of 42 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.

by | April 29, 2017 | 08:41

The lawyer representing the man who was recorded on video being dragged off a United Airlines flight is now representing a woman involved in another incident on board a plane - this one aboard an American Airlines flight. According to the man that filmed the incident, the mom was trying to put her stroller in the overhead bin, when the flight attendant grabbed it and almost hit her and her child.

by | April 28, 2017 | 07:20

Although this path remains open, US President Donald Trump has already made it harder for the visas to be granted, reflected in the fact that H-1B applications this year dropped for the first time in five years. The clauses in the new visa programmes include a deeper English language testing with stringent labour tests and an additional work experience. Many Indians will use to find employment in Australia via 457 visa program .

by | April 28, 2017 | 07:11

Marathon Petroleum Corp has a payout ratio of 49.5% meaning its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Johnson Financial Group Inc sold 720,878 shares as Johnson Outdoors Inc Cl A (JOUT)'s stock rose 35.96%. The company has market cap of $1.01 billion. The Company's products are marketed under the brand name Trex and are manufactured in the United States.

by | April 28, 2017 | 06:58

Overall, though, Brent remains down 10 percent since late last year, even in the face of many efforts led by OPEC (and Russia ) to reduce output by 1.8 million barrels per day through the first half of this year. After falling for six successive sessions, bargain hunting was a feature later in the USA session with WTI advancing back to the $49.70 p/b area at the NY close with some buying interest after prices held above the 200-day moving average.

by | April 28, 2017 | 06:46

The Easter weekend begins on this Good Friday and families are preparing for the celebrations by heading to stores to buy clothes or going to church to celebrate the significance of this holiday. At a mass conducted at St. Philomena's Church by Mysuru Bishop Rev. K.A. William, hundreds of Christians lined up at the Church and offered prayers.

by | April 28, 2017 | 06:46

The demo kitchen will be exploring chocolate cake and carrot cake, and the egg hunts for children take place in the barn all weekend. And yet a bunch of children scampered off to hunt for eggs, undeterred by the rain. The other eggs will also contain other prizes like school supplies and sweets. Executive director for Main Street Square Megan Whitman says this event is a great way to kick off the future events to come.

by | April 28, 2017 | 06:42

The 457 visa, which allowed skilled foreign workers and their partners and children to live in Australia for up to four years if sponsored by an employer, was created to fill labour shortages in the Australian economy. Immigration Minister Peter Dutton told the ABC , "Our country shouldn't be embarrassed to say we want great people to call Australia home". "Our reforms will have a simple focus: Australian jobs and Australian values", Turnbull wrote on Facebook .

by | April 28, 2017 | 06:44

President Donald Trump and Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke sent conflicting messages about an executive order on national monuments that was signed Wednesday. And activists are anxious that the area, which is rich in natural resources, could be offered up to oil companies if it is de-listed. At issue is the 1906 Antiquities Act.

by | April 28, 2017 | 06:36

It has underperformed by 0.61% the S&P500. World Acceptance Corp. (NASDAQ:WRLD) has risen 19.65% since September 20, 2016 and is uptrending. The stock now has Weekly Volatility of 2.16% and Monthly Volatility of 2.31%. increased its stake in shares of Energy Transfer Partners by 0.6% in the first quarter. 123,098 are owned by Capital Management Lc. Energy Transfer Partners earned a news sentiment score of 0.06 on Alpha One's scale.

by | April 28, 2017 | 06:13

In a meeting of AAP lawmakers Kejriwal called on Thursday, the group discussed that the MCD loss was impacted by a "spill over effect" of UP, where BJP had won a record majority recently. Cracks have already started appearing in the party with MP Bhagwant Mann criticising the management of elections in Punjab, and Kumar Vishwas indirectly criticising Kejriwal's defence of partymen under the corruption scanner.

by | April 28, 2017 | 06:13

An MLA from Central Delhi echoed the minister's sentiments. "I have resigned from the post of AAP Delhi Convenor and conveyed to National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal to give this responsibility to someone else", Pandey tweeted. "The party needs to introspect". We will analyse the reasons behind our defeat. He also slammed the party leadership for behaving like a mohalla cricket team.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:58

Submit your Newswire tips here. Secondly, in order to give riders more visibility into how they are rated by drivers, Uber tweaked the mobile app a little bit to make ratings much more accessible. Previously, riders had to visit an unadvertised Uber support document and sign into their account to view their score, likely resulting in some riders not even knowing the feature existed.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:55

The Bench posted the matter for further hearing on June 19 when it would be known whether the amount has been realised in favour of Sebi-Sahara repayment account or not. Both these payments will be made in the SEBI-Sahara account. Senior counsel Kapil Sibal, appearing for Roy, too quoted a price that was little more than the one quoted by the evaluator but said that the enterprise value of the property was Rs 1 lakh crore.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:51

The lowest EPS estimate is ($0.07) and the highest is ($0.01). Generally speaking, earnings are expected to hold steady in coming quarters. Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR ) now trades with a market capitalization of $2.19 Billion.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:50

The consensus rating is 4, suggesting the market has given up on the stock. MannKind Corp. got Downgrade on 4-Nov-15 where investment firm RBC Capital Mkts Downgrade the stock from Outperform to Underperform. Companies can earn more by selling more, increasing prices, streamlining operations, expanding in new markets, selling new products or acquiring and merging with other companies.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:49

Vetr lowered ON Semiconductor Corp from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating and set a $13.47 target price on the a research report on Monday, December 12th. Cypress Semiconductor's quarterly revenue was up.0% on a year-over-year basis. Catawba Cap Mgmt Va has 17,260 shares for 0.05% of their portfolio. (NASDAQ:CFFN).

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:47

Freeland, speaking to reporters on a conference call, also said the United States should treat Canada with respect, given that Canada is a major supplier of softwood. Discussions on renegotiating NAFTA would begin only after that, Freeland said. "Canada is ready to come to the table at any time", Freeland said. "We're pretty far from that conversation at this point", she added.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:41

Otkrytaya Rossiya (Open Russia ) founded by former Russian oil industry tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky is one of the focal groups in the film. The Kremlin said earlier on Thursday that Saturday's planned protest was illegal and that police would deal with anyone who showed up accordingly.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:41

Last week, Trump upped his rhetoric over Canada's trade policies, calling its dairy protections "unfair". "We are going to engage respectfully but firmly with the U.S. Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says Canada needs to be prepared to act as the United States takes aggressive steps in the softwood lumber dispute. Instead, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "agreed to proceed swiftly, according to their required internal procedures, to enable the ...

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:38

Committee chairman Jason Chaffetz (Republican) and the panel's senior Democrat, Elijah Cummings , agreed that Mr Flynn is likely to have broken the law as he neither received permission nor fully disclosed income he earned for a speaking engagement in Russian Federation and lobbying activities on behalf of Turkey.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:37

NDP Leader John Horgan says while tonight's debate is important, candidates should always champion issues that matter to the public, and he plans to speak about how he's managed to do that over the last four years. Weaver told The Globe and Mail this week that he found the "bickering" between Ms. Clark and Mr. Horgan in the first debate "disrespectful" and he won't follow that pattern.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:36

Putting in place long-term changes to the tax code would give businesses certainty to help guide their investment decisions, but these sorts of changes to the tax code are much more hard politically, as they would require bipartisan support.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:34

There has been intense debate over what would and wouldn't make it into the President's preferred tax plan and the outline answers some of those questions. And Trump's financial disclosure forms show income from more than 500 business entities, many of them limited liability companies and partnerships that also qualify as pass-throughs.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:32

Senator Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, before the decision was announced. "The Treasury Department will not be issuing waivers to United States companies, including Exxon, authorising drilling prohibited by current Russian sanctions", Mr Mnuchin said in a statement , adding that he had consulted Mr Trump before making the decision.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:17

But as our Washington correspondent Adrian Morrow reports, Mr. Trump backed off that late in the day, with the White House saying that he "agreed not to terminate NAFTA and this time" after a phone call with Mr. Anti-dumping duties are among the coming steps that U.S may take with a decision due on June 23, and final duties are expected to be revealed by January of 2018.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:15

He's seeking unspecified damages. He also claims that Childress's subsequent request for a divorce was the result of Kelly's "blatant disregard for Bryant's and Childress' vows". I don't spend much time thinking about R. Kelly these days except for when I hear " Ignition " at the grocery store or whatever and find myself singing along because I can't help it.

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:11

It's pointed out that flying cars would significantly cut down on travelling times for commuters who often spend hours trying to get from one point to another every day. Uber has faced a series of difficulties in recent months following several accusations of mismanagement and poor treatment of its driver, leading its CEO Travis Kalanick to admit that he "must fundamentally change as a leader and grow up".

by | April 28, 2017 | 05:02

This followed a 0.2% February increase. New orders for durable goods grew by 0.7% month-on-month to reach $238.7bn, according to the Department of Commerce , thanks in large part to a 2.4% jump in orders for transportation equipment. Excluding transportation, new orders decreased 0.2%. While orders were somewhat disappointing in March, shipments suggest business spending for the first quarter as a whole was solid.

by | April 28, 2017 | 04:55

The president is also blasting Canada for protecting dairy manufacturers, a measure he says is putting USA farmers out of business. But previously when the US has imposed duties, it's hurt the Canadian lumber industry . "This has been going on for a while and we're not going to put up with it", he said. In the long-standing dispute, the Commerce Department announced late Monday that after talks with Ottawa failed to yield an agreement, it would impose duties of between three and 24 ...

by | April 28, 2017 | 04:54

Trump is last by a significant margin, trailing Bill Clinton's previous low by 11 points. Viewed broadly and without spin, Trump's first 97 days have largely been defined by often-frenetic movement with relatively few actual results or deliverables to show for it.

by | April 28, 2017 | 04:47

Zacks Investment Research cut United Parcel Service from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Friday, February 3rd. (NYSE:UPS) concerning whether a series of statements by United Parcel Service, Inc. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink . Its shares have trimmed -0.58% since hitting a peak level of $51.66 on April.

by | April 28, 2017 | 04:35

But his ambitious plan is alarming lawmakers who worry it will balloon federal deficits. Far from aiding the economy and paying for itself over time, Trump's tax plan would increase the size of the federal deficit, The NYT editorial board said.