Affari Telstra To Slash 1400 Jobs
Author: 0 Telstra To Slash 1400 Jobs

Some people are taking to social media to vent their frustration. Its main local rival Optus announced a smaller redundancy round of 320 jobs In April , which it said related to a need to shift to become a mobile and multimedia business. In November, Telstra revealed plans to cut fixed costs by more than $1 billion over the next five years. Telstra forecast an earnings shortfall of as much as 3 billion Australian dollars (US$2.26 billion), citing the rollout of the country's National ...

Author: 0 US Federal Reserve increases rate by 25 bps

The European Central Bank (ECB) has not yet provided details on its plan for exiting its quantitative easing program, but leaked language on tapering suggests modestly higher interest rates over the next two years as the economic situation continues to improve.

Affari Eskom Notes Rating Agency Downgrade
Author: 0 Eskom Notes Rating Agency Downgrade

South Africa's rand edged firmer on Wednesday, clinging on to recent gains despite continued fallout triggered by a Moody's ratings downgrade last week and an anticipated interest rate hike by the U.S. "Backed by the availability of the government guarantees and the stable financial profile; we do not foresee significant impediments in the execution of the remainder of the FY17/18 funding requirement", said Singh.

Author: 0 Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland

Kevin Durant #35 of the Golden State Warriors reacts after a basket against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 12, 2017 in Oakland , California. This gave Durant the most points in history for a player who averaged at least 50 percent from the field, 40 percent from three and 90 percent from the line, as Penny Hardaway held the previous record of 25.5 points from the 1995 Finals.

Author: 0 Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

Malone averaged 24.5 points and a league-leading 15.3 rebounds while winning his second straight MVP award and made his boast that the 76ers would sweep every series in four games . But while the victory was enough to please Warriors fans, those who bet on Golden State to cover the spread in Game 5 left the game with a brutal taste in their mouths, all thanks to the Cavaliers' JR Smith.

Author: 0 Shooting at GOP event: Rep Steve Scalise, aide shot in Virginia

Scalise, the House majority whip, is the No. 3 ranking Republican in Congress, which merits the security detail. The official was not authorized to discuss an investigation by name and spoke on condition of anonymity. His injuries were not believed to be life-threatening. The guy whose been shot, is he OK? President Trump announced Hodgkinson died from his injuries .

Affari N'Golo Kante: 'Kylian Mbappe is a very good player'
Author: 0 N'Golo Kante: 'Kylian Mbappe is a very good player'

Mbappe has been linked with Real Madrid , Chelsea , Manchester United and City, and Liverpool - and it seems that Kante is just one in a long line of players who rates Mbappe highly. "I think it's very simple, we're talking about £100million plus transfer, there are very few clubs in the world who can even come close to that". While suggesting he would spend his summer thinking about his future - and whether he saw it playing out in Monaco, whether he insists he's free or not at the ...

Affari US consumer prices dip 0.1 per cent in May
Author: 0 US consumer prices dip 0.1 per cent in May

The consumer price index was up 2.9% year-on-year in May, the highest level since June 2013 and up from 2.7% in April. Month-on-month, RPI increased by 0.4% in May, compared to a 0.5% advance in the prior month. Food prices climbed 0.2% last month, and were up 0.9% from a year earlier. British households are turning increasingly cautious about their spending due to the mix of low wage growth and rising inflation .

Author: 0 Trump calls leak of Comey memo 'cowardly'

Mr Trump's personal lawyer Marc Kasowitz attacked Mr Comey after his testimony for leaking what he called "privileged communications" to the media. In the highly anticipated hearing, Mr Comey delivered a scathing indictment of Mr Trump, accusing him of trying to block a probe into ties between former national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russian Federation, and saying the White House defamed him and the Federal Bureau of Investigation in explaining his dismissal by Mr Trump ...

Author: 0 Banche venete, Padoan ribadisce no al bail in. Intervento banche solo volontario

Nei giorni scorsi i vertici di Unicredit e Intesa Sanpaolo hanno confermato che stanno lavorando per trovare una soluzione, anche se lo scioglimento del rebus non è ancora dietro l'angolo. Secondo Padoan, infatti, senza l'assenso preventivo della commissione, "la Bce non autorizzerebbe l'acquisto della partecipazione". E a tal proposito la tensione è sulla "nuova scadenza - scrive Il Sole - ormai perentoria": ovvero "quella del 21 giugno, mercoledì prossimo, quando scade un subordinato ...

Affari Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For The Fourth Time Since 2015
Author: 0 Fed Raises Key Interest Rate For The Fourth Time Since 2015

Analysts had earlier projected two rate hikes this year. Indeed, the Fed Funds Futures-implied probability placed the odds of such a move at 95% heading into the week. Nevertheless, the FOMC expects that the neutral rate and Fed Funds rate will gradually increase over the medium term. Later today we have the culmination of the latest Federal Reserve rate meeting when it is expected that the Federal Reserve will raise rates for the third time December previous year.

Affari FOMC Hikes Interest Rates; Will Mortgage Rates Follow?
Author: 0 FOMC Hikes Interest Rates; Will Mortgage Rates Follow?

Finally, while you may think that a Fed rate hike should translate into a higher interest rate from your savings account, that may not be the case. The Fed raised interest rates for the first time since the crisis in December 2015. Fed officials also said they would reduce the central bank's huge holding of bonds and other securities later this year. The majority of both homeowners and prospective homeowners recently surveyed by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices reported rising rates are "a ...

Author: 0 Trump Being Investigated for Possible Obstruction of Justice

Recently, members of the right-wing media began suggesting the president fire Robert Mueller , the special counsel tasked with investigating the Trump campaign's relationship with Russian Federation. As the former host of both "The Apprentice" and "The Celebrity Apprentice", not to mention his lengthy career as a real estate and "branding" entrepreneur, President Trump brings a special expertise to the subject of firing people.

Affari US consumer prices dip 0.1 percent in May
Author: 0 US consumer prices dip 0.1 percent in May

US consumer prices are rising at the slowest pace in half a year and consumers last month showed renewed signs of caution, potential complications for the Federal Reserve as it charts out plans for short-term interest rates through the rest of the year.

Author: 0 Will Apple's New iPad Help Drive Sales?

The new iPad Pro 10 .5 is now available to buy, we have already seen a number of reviews of Apple's new tablet and now we have a video of the device in action. In our testing, that colour management seemed to work flawlessly, with the 10.5in iPad Pro's display covering an impressive 95.8% coverage of the sRGB gamut.

Affari Duke Realty Corporation (DRE) Shares Bought by Victory Capital Management Inc
Author: 0 Duke Realty Corporation (DRE) Shares Bought by Victory Capital Management Inc

The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. Receive Duke Realty Corporation News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Duke Realty Corporation with's FREE daily email newsletter .

Affari Chairman Wu charts roller-coaster ride for Waldorf-owner Anbang
Author: 0 Chairman Wu charts roller-coaster ride for Waldorf-owner Anbang

Anbang had denied earlier this month that Wu was prevented from travel after the Financial Times newspaper reported he had been prevented from leaving the country, citing four sources who had business dealings with him. Calls to Wu's mobile phone went unanswered on Wednesday. Capital flow into Anbang will inevitably slow down because of Wu's case and the enhanced scrutiny of regulators, which will make the company's situation hard, said Guo.

Author: 0 Dollar flat ahead of FOMC; UK uncertainty weighs on sterling

The one exception was in the weeks after the Trump election where the markets were excited about his promised growth and stimulus plan that is still quite the mystery. Higher rates typically support the dollar by making USA assets more attractive to yield-seeking investors. Historically, an inverted yield curve is a precursor to a recession.

Affari The Murphy Oil (MUR) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.04
Author: 0 The Murphy Oil (MUR) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.04's article titled: "Marathon Petroleum Corp. announces incremental $3 billion share repurchase ..." and published on May 31, 2017 is yet another important article. The stock of Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO ) earned "Hold" rating by Argus Research on Friday, December 11. 1 is equivalent to a buy rating, 3 a hold rating, and 5 a sell rating.

Affari Fed raises key rate and unveils plan to reduce bond holdings
Author: 0 Fed raises key rate and unveils plan to reduce bond holdings

This is the Fed's third consecutive quarterly increase after the central bank iked rates in March and December 2016, by 25bps each time. The Fed's plan would start reducing the holdings by allowing a small amount of net maturities per month-$6 billion in Treasury securities and $4 billion in mortgage bonds-and to allow that amount to rise each quarter, essentially setting a speed limit for any wind-down.

Author: 0 USA crude stockpiles rose unexpectedly

Distillate stockpiles also surprised with a 4. 4 million barrels up, compared to expectations for a 281,000 barrels increase. Gasoline inventories, one of the products that crude is refined into, rose by 3.324m barrels against expectations for a rise of only 580,000 barrels while distillate stockpiles unexpectedly rose by 4.4m barrels, compared to expectations of a 280,000 rise.

Affari Amazon Prime subscriber? Amazon Reload is a no-brainer
Author: 0 Amazon Prime subscriber? Amazon Reload is a no-brainer

The launch of Amazon Reload follows January's introduction of the Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Card with 5 percent back , in partnership with Chase. That's the idea behind Amazon Prime Reload , a new cashback program for Prime subscribers.

Affari Cabot Corporation (CBT) Position Boosted by Prudential Financial Inc
Author: 0 Cabot Corporation (CBT) Position Boosted by Prudential Financial Inc

About 25,849 shares traded. It has outperformed by 65.32% the S&P500. Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd increased its stake in shares of Cabot Corporation by 98.3% in the fourth quarter. Therefore 83% are positive. Cabot Oil & Gas had 63 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Credit Suisse upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Thursday, September 10 report.

Author: 0 Who is Tracy K. Smith, the new poet laureate?

Toi Derricotte, a poet and chancellor on the board of the Academy of American Poets, said Smith's commitment to poetry organizations like Cave Canem, and her skill as a creative writing teacher, made her well suited to being an ambassador for the form.

Affari Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rate for Third Time in Six Months
Author: 0 Federal Reserve Raises Interest Rate for Third Time in Six Months

The move follows a record run of jobs growth in the USA that has driven the unemployment rate down to its lowest level in 16 years. Consumer prices in May were up by 1.9% compared to the same month a year ago, a deceleration from the 2.2% year-over-year increase seen in April.

Author: 0 Oil Slides as US Climate Withdrawal Compounds Glut Concerns

The cutbacks have yet to drain crude inventories significantly, Reuters added. The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) report on stockpiles is due at 11:00 a.m. USA exports of petroleum products rose to 4.9 million bpd, and on average, exports are up more than 31 percent year-over-year. "With the USA putting the environmental agenda on the back burner, its fossil fuel industry looks set to receive carte blanche on drilling rights which will further spur the revival in US oil ...

Affari Fed Hikes Interest Rates Despite Declining Inflation
Author: 0 Fed Hikes Interest Rates Despite Declining Inflation

Unemployment dipped to 4.3 percent in May, a 16-year low. "Job gains have moderated but have been solid, on average, since the beginning of the year, and the unemployment rate has declined", the Fed statement said. One possibility suggested would have the Fed begin to pare its holdings late this year and then gradually shed incrementally larger amounts into next year, while allowing the financial markets to adjust to the impact.

Author: 0 DC, Maryland to sue President Trump for alleged breach of constitutional oath

During the press conference, Racine and Frosh denied that the case was partisan or political motivated and invited Republican attorneys general to join their lawsuit . White House press secretary Sean Spicer noted that response at a White House press briefing. For examples of questionable enrichment of Trump's vast, opaque web of businesses, the lawsuit cites Saudi Arabian real estate purchases, Chinese trademark protection and several regimes' patronage of Trump's Washington ...

Author: 0 Rules to help defrauded students clear loans being revised

Testifying before a House Appropriations subcommittee, DeVos refused to say whether she would pull federal funding from a state that allows schools to discriminate against LGBT students. Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey added that she plans to sue the Education Department "to defend these critical regulations and the rights of our students and taxpayers".

Author: 0 Vesuvius Plc (VSVS) PT Raised to GBX 700 at Peel Hunt

Phillips 66 now has $41.13B valuation. The stock declined 0.42% or $0.01 reaching $2.35 per share. About 56,208 shares traded. This was disclosed to clients in an analyst note on 14 June. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the stock.

Affari Verizon Completes Yahoo Deal, Marissa Mayer Exits
Author: 0 Verizon Completes Yahoo Deal, Marissa Mayer Exits

AOL's erstwhile CEO Tim Armstrong , was earlier announced as the CEO of Oath . Despite the company's struggles, Yahoo's stock more than tripled while Mayer was CEO, creating more than $30 billion in shareholder wealth. Armstrong also said that the "opportunity in front of us is not about the opinions from the pundits and it is not about the competition, it is about our ability to maniacally focus on delivering magical services to mobile enabled consumers".

Author: 0 Oil prices fall on OPEC output increase, rising USA crude stocks

That means an entrenched market glut that has kept a firm lid on oil prices is likely to persist, despite disciplined efforts by most OPEC producers to rein in their own output. Data from the American Petroleum Institute showed on Tuesday that USA crude stocks rose by 2.8 million barrels in the week to 9 June to 511.4 million, compared with expectations for a decrease of 2.7 million barrels.

Affari Competition Commission swoops on pharmaceutical companies
Author: 0 Competition Commission swoops on pharmaceutical companies

We have to investigate and bring people to book", Bonakele told a news conference. Bonakele said the probe was in its infancy stages and that he was not yet certain whether the investigations would lead to prosecution. " As a result of exorbitant prices, most breast cancer patients in both the private and public sectors are unable to get treatment ", it said. Meanwhile, Aspen is being probed for suspected abuse of dominance by charging excessive prices for certain medicines.

Author: 0 Trump '100 per cent' willing to testify on Comey

Asked if he would make that denial under oath, he said, "100 percent". While Comey confirmed a lot of what Trump had claimed about their interactions, Trump said other parts of Comey's testimony "just weren't true". President Donald Trump welcomes Romania's President Klaus Werner Iohannis to the White House in Washington , Friday, June 9, 2017. Trump lashed out at Comey, dubbing him a "leaker" for indirectly providing reporters with the contents of his memos summarizing their private ...