• AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (AZN) Stock Tanks on Lung Cancer Drug Disappointment
AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (AZN) Stock Tanks on Lung Cancer Drug Disappointment

AstraZeneca also released the result of another phase III lung-cancer drug trial, the Flaura trial for its central nervous system metastasis inhibitor Tagrisso , which it said had demonstrated "statistically-significant and clinically-meaningful" progression-free survival benefits.

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  • Muriel Pénicaud fragilisée par le bénéfice de ses stock-options
Muriel Pénicaud fragilisée par le bénéfice de ses stock-options

Jeudi au Sénat, la présidente du groupe communiste Eliane Assassi n'a pas mâché ses mots pour accuser la ministre du Travail, Muriel Pénicaud , d'avoir réalisé, alors qu'elle était DRH chez Danone , une plus-value d'un million d'euros "grâce à une flambée boursière en faveur de Danone suite à l'annonce de la suppression de 900 emplois".

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  • La Fed maintient ses taux inchangés
La Fed maintient ses taux inchangés

La Réserve fédérale américaine a opté hier soir pour le statu quo. Les investisseurs jugent que la Fed pourrait encore donner un coup de pouce de 0,25% d'ici la fin de l'année, mais à condition que l'inflation se rapproche à nouveau de 2% - l'objectif de Réserve fédérale - et que la consommation, l'investissement et l'emploi tiennent bon.

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  • American Electric Power to Invest $4.5 Billion in Wind Farm Project
American Electric Power to Invest $4.5 Billion in Wind Farm Project

Turbine construction at Invenergy's McAdoo Wind Energy Center in McAdoo, Texas. American Electric Power Co Inc is asking utility regulators in Louisiana, Arkansas, Texas and Oklahoma to approve plans to build the power line, which will serve customers of its Public Service Company of Oklahoma and Southwestern Electric Power Company regulated ut...

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  • Jeff Bezos Is Officially the Richest Person in the World
Jeff Bezos Is Officially the Richest Person in the World

Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos became the world's richest person Thursday, according to Forbes' World's Billionaires Real Time Ranking. Bezos' wealth is primarily held in shares of Amazon, according to data from Bloomberg . Amazon leads the cloud-computing industry, but faces increasing competition from Microsoft and Google parent A...

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  • Twitter user growth stalls and revenues dip
Twitter user growth stalls and revenues dip

Despite this the company did beat Wall Street's forecast of $537m in revenue , reporting second quarter revenue totaling $574m, although this is 5 per cent down year on year. The company's stock fell as much as 14 percent to $16.85 after it released its earnings report that showed a net loss and decline in revenue .

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  • The Fed, leaving rates unchanged, expects to wind down stimulus 'relatively soon'
The Fed, leaving rates unchanged, expects to wind down stimulus 'relatively soon'

Over the past 12 months, the inflation gauge the Fed monitors most closely has risen just 1.4 percent, according to the latest data. As expected the US Federal Reserve left its key interest rate unchanged , but signalled that it could start shrinking its huge $US4.5 trillion balance sheet from the next meeting in September.

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  • Man Shot Dead At Central Station
Man Shot Dead At Central Station

The incident is not believed to be terrorism related. He said he saw the florist, who has worked at the station for decades, covered with blood. Police were called in for armed robbery after bystanders in the area noticed a florist owner was being assaulted by a scissor-wielding man, reports The Guardian .

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  • Lyft teams up with Taco Bell for late night riders
Lyft teams up with Taco Bell for late night riders

Taco Bell and Lyft are teaming up for late-night ride-thrus. Lyft says the first of its kind offering called " Taco Mode " is an in-app option that includes a free Doritos Locos taco when you ride-thru Taco Bell on the way to your next destination.

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  • Axis Bank buys Freecharge for Rs 385 Cr
Axis Bank buys Freecharge for Rs 385 Cr

The lender's net profit rose 32 per cent to Rs 965.52 crore for the first quarter ended June 30 compared to the year-ago period. People aware of the ongoing developments within Jasper Infotech told ET, the board of the Delhi-based company is also expected to approve the sale of its troubled online marketplace Snapdeal , to rival Flipkart, over t...

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  • Oil prices surge on falling United States inventories
Oil prices surge on falling United States inventories

That brought USA inventories down to 483.4 million bbl, still well above the five-year average but down almost 10% from their peak in late March. As a result, Saudi Arabia on Monday said not only will it reduce August exports by a million barrels a day versus year-earlier levels but that the kingdom will also monitor export levels to gauge peers'...

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  • Oil tanker association ends strike, petrol supply to restart today
Oil tanker association ends strike, petrol supply to restart today

Yousuf Shahwani, leader of oil tankers association said Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) should make it binding on the petroleum company to make payments on time. The deceased included villagers and passers-by, who attempted to collect oil leaking from the tanker. Mohammad Akram, a motorcyclist in Saddar, said he wanted to buy petrol in ca...

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  • Samsung posts best quarterly profit amid chip boom
Samsung posts best quarterly profit amid chip boom

The company said that growth is slowing for products used in smartphones, but remains solid for servers. The results come at a critical time with the trial of billionaire heir apparent Jay Y. Apple is forecast to report $8.2 billion in quarterly net profit when its financial results are disclosed on Tuesday, according to FactSet. That fiasco cost...

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  • HTC Vive standalone VR headset runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
HTC Vive standalone VR headset runs on Qualcomm Snapdragon 835

We're not quite sure how we feel about this as even though the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 is an impressive processor, it can't provide the same kind of quality as a VR-ready gaming PC - and that's what all HTC Vive content thus far has been created to run on.

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  • Ford Reports Q2 Earnings Above Wall Street Expectations, Gives Positive 2017 Guidance
Ford Reports Q2 Earnings Above Wall Street Expectations, Gives Positive 2017 Guidance

Operating income fell 16% to $2.5 billion due to higher commodity costs, unfavorable exchange rates in China and Europe, and expenses related to the auto maker scrapping plans to build a small-car factory in Mexico. The company's adjusted profit, of 56 cents per share, beat Wall Street's forecast of 43 cents, according to analysts polled by FactSet...

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  • Coke tops 2Q profit forecasts
Coke tops 2Q profit forecasts

Coca-Cola president and chief executive officer James Quincey said: "Our second-quarter results demonstrate continued progress against the strategic priorities we have laid out to accelerate the transformation of our business into a total beverage company with balanced growth across a consumer-centric portfolio".

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  • UK Economy has sluggish start to the year
UK Economy has sluggish start to the year

Following #Brexit vote, weakest growth for United Kingdom since 2011/12 euro crisis. Within production, manufacturing contracted 0.5% due to a large fall in auto production. Construction's figures for Q2 were in sharp contrast to the 1.1 per cent increase in output recorded in the first three months of the year. In the lead up to today's announ...

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  • Fnac Darty est désormais une société allemande
Fnac Darty est désormais une société allemande

La transaction a été rendue publique avec un montant 452 millions d'euros . En 1994, lorsque la famille Pinault avait pris le contrôle de 64,6 % de la Fnac, cela lui avait coûté 1,9 milliard de francs, un prix jugé très avantageux à l'époque, au vu des bénéfices de l'agitateur culturel.

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  • Le repreneur potentiel de GM&S prêt à racheter les murs de l'usine
Le repreneur potentiel de GM&S prêt à racheter les murs de l'usine

Il y a des choses à remettre en état", a déclaré par téléphone à l'AFP Alain Martineau, PDG de GMD , confirmant une information donnée pas France Bleu Creuse . "Je préfère être dans un cercle vertueux plutôt que dans un cercle vicieux où deux mois après la reprise on s'aperçoit que l'on est cinq de trop et que l'on est obligé de les licencier".

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  • Its Elon Musk vs Mark Zuckerberg with AI in focus
Its Elon Musk vs Mark Zuckerberg with AI in focus

In a Facebook Live broadcast on Sunday, a user who said he had "watched a recent interview with Elon Musk and his largest fear for future was AI" asked Mr Zuckerberg: "What are your thoughts on AI and how it could affect the world?" Musk, however, said that Zuckerberg's understanding of AI is "limited".

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  • Sunny Leone to do a special number in Sanjay Dutt's 'Bhoomi'
Sunny Leone to do a special number in Sanjay Dutt's 'Bhoomi'

The poster featured the actor drenched in blood and needless to say it looks promising. The film is based on father-daughter relationship essayed by Sanjay and Aditi Rao Hydari . About the film, Sanjay said, "The experience has been incredible right from the very first day. The audience will see Sanjay Dutt as never seen before".

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  • Irish Water received complaints about burst water main in Drogheda before
Irish Water received complaints about burst water main in Drogheda before

Water tankers and containers have also been mobilised across the country to replenish water supplies. Speaking on RTÉ's Morning Ireland , Jerry Grant from Irish Water said because of the complexity of the piping it had not been possible to carry out the repairs in the normal time frame.

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  • Domino's Pizza earns $65.7M in 2Q
Domino's Pizza earns $65.7M in 2Q

Numis Securities maintained Domino's Pizza Group PLC. Domino's Pizza Inc now has a P/E ratio of 45.75 and market capitalization is 10.29B. The company has market cap of 1.26 billion GBP. (NYSE: DPZ ) for 1,900 shares. Stock Has Jumped 31% So Far This Year" with publication date: "July 14, 2017. International Incorporated owns 62,702 shares.

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  • Apple and other companies sought to misdirect the ITC, Qualcomm said
Apple and other companies sought to misdirect the ITC, Qualcomm said

Intel has now taken a stance against Qualcomm after the American chip manufacturer demanded Apple to replace the LTE modems manufactured by Intel , placed in GSM supporting iPhones. The Reuters report further noted that " Qualcomm also said many other companies - including MediaTek, Samsung, Marvell Technology Group, Leadcore, Spreadtrum, an...

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  • Google adds SOS alert capabilities to Search and Maps
Google adds SOS alert capabilities to Search and Maps

However, working on the enhancement manually also means that Google's teams will have to pick and choose which events get SOS Alerts and its priority. But depending on proximity to the impacted place, users will get notifications pushed to mobile devices. When I search for "British Columbia fires", for instance, I only see news articles, of...

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  • Judge Clears Way For Trump's Election Fraud Commission To Collect Voter Data
Judge Clears Way For Trump's Election Fraud Commission To Collect Voter Data

This is some of what the commission would get: name, address, date of birth, party affiliation, sex, ZIP code, and unofficial five-year voting history of every voter in a precinct. Sadly, while experts say the federal government should take immediate steps to secure the nation's election systems from foreign hackers-the Department of Homeland Secur...

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  • L'Etat ouvre la porte à une transaction avec Google — Impôts
L'Etat ouvre la porte à une transaction avec Google — Impôts

Mardi, Gérald Darmanin, ministre des Comptes publics, a confirmé au journal les Echos la volonté du gouvernement de faire appel des jugements du tribunal administratif de Paris du 12 juillet. "C'est pourquoi, nous ne sommes pas hostiles au principe d'un accord transactionnel, qui est une possibilité offerte par notre droit fiscal ", a déclaré G...

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  • Police, Boko Haram Fighters Exchange Gunfire In Kano
Police, Boko Haram Fighters Exchange Gunfire In Kano

The Boko Haram remnants were intercepted at Gaya, Unogo Local Government Area of the state, while they were about to move to attack public centres, places of worship and other places where people gathered to carry out their means of livelihood.

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  • Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Receives Hold Rating from Summit Redstone
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Receives Hold Rating from Summit Redstone

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Advanced Micro Devices by 392.1% in the first quarter . The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Buy" on Thursday, June 1. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Advanced Micro Devices Inc...

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  • Blue Apron COO Matthew Wadiak steps down in post-IPO shakeup
Blue Apron COO Matthew Wadiak steps down in post-IPO shakeup

Ultimately Mahaney believes, "the company's new product and service initiatives enhance its consumer value proposition and will lead to re-accelerating growth in FY18 and a multiple re-rating, which warrants our Outperform rating and $10 price target".

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