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PSO announces large wind energy investment

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The Wind Catcher onshore wind is part of the larger, $4.5 billion Wind Catcher Energy Connection that will also see the construction of approximately 350 miles of dedicated, extra-high-voltage power lines. AEP spokeswoman Melissa McHenry said the project made financial sense because "it is cheaper for the customers in that area for us to add this project as opposed to other generation". Read More »

Britain To Ban Fuel-Powered Vehicles in 2040

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The plans would set aside £1 billion for ultra-low emissions vehicles , including £100 million for public electric charging infrastructure and plug-in auto grants, and £290 million has been earmarked for retrofitting old public transport and propping up sales of hybrid taxis. Read More »

Buffalo Wild Wings' (NASDAQ:BWLD) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at UBS AG

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Therefore 44% are positive. Buffalo Wild Wings has a 12-month low of $119.55 and a 12-month high of $175.10. The stock now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $148.00. The Company's restaurants offer 20 to 40 domestic and imported beers on tap, including craft brews, and a selection of bottled beers, wines and liquor. Read More »

Diageo net sales hit £12bn in full-year results

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Our performance demonstrates the effective delivery of our strategy through disciplined execution of our six priorities put in place four years ago. Organic operating profit grew 5.6 per cent, ahead of top line growth, driven by good progress on productivity, although this was partially offset by implementation costs and one-off items. Read More »

Ben and Jerry's ice cream contains carcinogen traces

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The flavors that tested positive were as follows: Peanut Butter Cup, Peanut Butter Cookie, Vanilla (two flavors), Phish Food , The Tonight Dough, Half Baked, Chocolate Fudge Brownie, Americone Dream and Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Glyphosate-based herbicides (GBH) and their byproduct aminomethylphosphonic acid (AMPA) are found in common pesticides used worldwide on a variety of crops as well as non-crop land. Read More »

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Earns Neutral Rating from UBS AG

The stock of International Business Machines Corp. Shares are clocking price at $146.19 with change of 0.14%. About 2.84 million shares traded. After a recent check, International Business Machines Corp. increased its stake in International Business Machines Corporation by 0.8% in the fourth quarter. (NYSE:IBM) for 1,585 shares. Drexel Hamilton reiterated a buy rating and set a $200.00 price objective (down previously from $215.00) on shares of International Business Machines Corporation in a ... Read More »

FCA's Bailey: Libor to be phased out by 2021

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The BoE has already been refining its overnight sterling funding rate SONIA, which is based on actual transactions, as a sterling Libor substitute. "It's had to come to a conclusion". "Those who say that this demonstrates that what went on in the past is somehow understandable because the system was broken, I'm afraid that is not an argument that this justifies at all". Read More »

Bowling Portfolio Management LLC Sells 1996 Shares of Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL)

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Ltd.'s holdings in Alphabet were worth $63,004,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Ruane Cunniff & Goldfarb Inc. increased its stake in Alphabet by 14.2% in the fourth quarter. "(NASDAQ:GOOG)" was originally posted by The Cerbat Gem and is owned by of The Cerbat Gem. If you are reading this story on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of US & global trademark and copyright law. Read More »

US Major Stock Indexes Close at New Record Highs

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Fed watchers took this to mean that the balance-sheet reduction program could be announced at the conclusion of the Federal Open Market Committee's next meeting in September. This, as the morning report saw Boeing's shares rise 6.5 per cent after reporting a handsome quarterly profit, and the plane maker raised its full-year core profit forecast. Read More »

Meg Whitman in Uber's new CEO short list

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Meg Whitman has emerged as a leading frontrunner to take charge of Uber , with the Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO topping a shortlist of contenders. She's simply resigning from sister company HP Inc.'s board. The turmoil at Uber began in February when Susan Fowler, a former Uber engineer, wrote a blog post detailing gender discrimination she said she experienced at the company. Read More »

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos surpasses Bill Gates to become world's richest person

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Bezos' net worth, beyond just his shares in Amazon , when you take into consideration his stake in the Washington Post and Blue Origin (his space company), and his other assets , it's enough to top Gates, according to CNBC. Analysts expect $37.18 billion in revenue, up more than 22 percent, with earnings of $1.42/share. The new surge, if it holds, will add $800 million to his net worth. Read More »

Discovery Takes Command in Bid for Scripps

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Scripps Networks Interactive , Inc. (NASDAQ: SNI ) stock reached a 1-year peak price of $84.56. The total value of its holdings decreased 9.7%. Olstein Cap Ltd Partnership stated it has 1.07% of its portfolio in Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. Read More »

Raises Stake in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC)

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JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased its position in shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation by 47.4% in the first quarter. Community Bancorp Of Raymore reported 0.1% of its portfolio in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC). The institutional investor owned 39,087 shares of the oil and gas development company's stock after buying an additional 1,953 shares during the period. Read More »

Giant huntsman spider terrifies Sunshine Coast couple

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Laura and her partner could not access their barbecue as the huge huntsman spider was blocking the back door. Ms Ansell said the critter grew angry when they tried to move it so they could use their barbeque. She said: "It's massive and was mean". "It's still alive and happy". She said she had nicknamed the creepy-crawlie Aragog - after the giant, flesh-eating spider in the Harry Potter books. Read More »

BMW Group to produce all-electric MINI

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It has announced that all brands and models have the capability to be electrified, with a fully-electric or plug-in hybrid drivetrain being offered in addition to the combustion engine option. "If required, we can increase production of electric drivetrain motor components quickly and efficiently, in line with market developments". A decade ago, BMW used a tiny number of hand-built electric Mini prototypes, handed out to regular customers and drivers, to start getting a feel for how people ... Read More »

Nitish, Lalu and the 'Post Truth' Politics of Bihar

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Tyagi further alleged that Nitish Kumar's good governance was being compromised, RJD leaders pressured the Chief Minister transfer and postings of officers to the post of inspectors and SP ranks in districts. "The Governor invited us for oath ceremony at 10 am today". But with all the resignation-over-corruption fiasco, what has also been laid bare is the sheer incompetence of Nitish in handling the alliance as well as the state's government. Read More »

Woodford dealt AstraZeneca blow as share slump 17%

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The stock was today below £43, albeit with Liberum placing a fair value estimate of £49 a share on Astra . News of the MYSTIC trial's disappointing early results overshadowed positive data reported in parallel from a separate late-stage trial with the firm's established EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor Tagrisso® (osimertinib), and the announcement of a potentially $8.5 billion cancer drug development deal with Merck & Co . Read More »

Lloyds reports 4% rise in profit despite £1 billion provision

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People close to the bank said it is likely to add well over GBP500.0 million to that bill on Thursday, "reinforcing its status as by far the worst-exposed lender to the PPI scandal", Sky News reported. Lloyds Banking declared an interim dividend of 1.0 pence per share, up 18%. "The board will be hoping that the provisions it has now made will see the bank through to the end of the claims period in 2019, while prudently expecting that there will still be some incremental charges along the ... Read More »

Brother Of Man Shot Dead At Sydney's Central Station Criticises Police

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Witness Nathan Yin was standing near an entrance to Central Station when he saw a man approach the florist and start "breaking everything". A witness told SBS World News at the scene a man who looked like he had a pair of separated scissors was holding back police at a florist shop near the station on Tuesday evening. Read More »

June US New Home Sales Rose 0.8%, Mixed Data On Prices

The Commerce Department says new-home sales edged up 0.8 percent in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000. Combined with a 1.8% slide in existing-home sales that the National Association of Realtors reported earlier this week, the latest data suggest the lack of supply kept a lid on activity in the crucial spring selling season despite strong housing demand. Read More »

Lyft launching new "Taco Mode" in partnership with Taco Bell

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The announcement doesn't specify how much Taco Mode will cost in the future, but the ability to stop for a taco on your Lyft home does sound priceless. Taco Bell is targeting loyal customers with the late night munchies. "Maybe it's the fact that I've lived in or near San Francisco most of my life, and have had easy access to actual, you know, good tacos", he writes . Read More »

Yes Bank net rises 32%, to split share

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The shares has touched 52-week high of Rs 1,722.80. The stock hit a low of Rs 1,741so far during the day. Accelyst had a provisional turnover of Rs 42.2 crore for the fiscal 2017 while Freecharge Payment Technologies had a provisional turnover of Rs 25 crore for the same fiscal, as per the filing. Read More »

Axis becomes first Indian bank to acquire digital payments

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While the former offered a larger sum, Freecharge made a decision to settle with Axis Bank instead. India's third-largest private sector bank is reportedly nearing a deal to buy Freecharge and the deal valued at about Rs 385 crore ($60 million) could be announced on Thursday, July 27. Read More »

HTC Vive standalone VR headset runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 835

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The device is distinct from the standalone headset that HTC will make for Google Daydream . The Chinese variant of the standalone headset is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor which is more than capable enough of powering decent VR experiences as we found out when we went hands-on with Qualcomm's standalone VR headset in 2016. Read More »

Coca Cola Femsa SAB de CV (NASDAQ:KOF) To Release Earnings

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First Fiduciary Investment Counsel Inc who had been investing in Coca for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $193.29B market cap company. Indiana & Inv Mngmt accumulated 7,785 shares or 0.17% of the stock. Bangor Bancorporation holds 0.06% or 3,391 shares. Analysts await Oclaro, Inc. In the last earnings report the EPS was $1.42 and is projected to be $1.89 for the current year with 4,272,559,000 shares outstanding. Read More »

Blue Apron Holdings Inc (APRN) Coverage Initiated at Morgan Stanley

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Northcoast Research began coverage on shares of Blue Apron Holdings in a research report on Tuesday, July 11th. They issued an "outperform" rating and a $10.00 target price for the company. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $7.72 and a 200 day moving average price of $7.72. The legal version of this piece of content can be accessed at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/07/26/blue-apron-holdings-inc-nasdaqaprn-coverage-initiated-at-william-blair.html. Read More »

Italian lender UniCredit suffers cyberattack affecting 400000 clients' information

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Data about loan accounts belonging to 400,000 customers of Italy's largest bank has been put at risk by two security breaches. Unicredit has blamed an unnamed "third-party provider" for the incidents. "The bank has also taken immediate remedial action to close this breach", UniCredit said. Those UniCredit users who would like to know immediately if they have been affected can contact the bank through its dedicated toll-free number or their regular branch customer services team. Read More »

Death toll in Lagos collapsed building hits 8

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The death toll, however, is likely to rise as the rescue operation was still ongoing. It would be recalled that the building, located at Karena Street, Campus Bus Stop in Lagos Island caved at about 2:30pm on Tuesday, shortly after the rain. Read More »

BMO Capital Markets Reaffirms "Outperform" Rating for Barrick Gold Corp (TSE:ABX)

Barrick Gold Corporation has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $22.16. Comparatively, 70.6% of Royal Gold shares are held by institutional investors. Valley Advisers invested in 1,648 shares. Manufacturers Life The owns 84,046 shares or 0% of their USA portfolio. About 1.30 million shares traded. The company was reinitiated on Thursday, March 10 by Barclays Capital. Read More »

Disney splits with YouTube star Jake Paul

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The popular YouTube star has starred as Dirk Mann on Disney Channel's hit show Bizaardvark for the past year and a half, but it appears he'll be leaving the show part way through season two. The YouTube creator - along with a constantly changing "squad" - now rent a huge home together in a West Hollywood, and have left neighbours upset and furious having apparently turned the street into a "circus" with their wild ways. Read More »