Stories about Business

Feb 23 2017

Burger King owner could buy Popeyes as early as this week

There may be various price targets for a stock. (NASDAQ: PLKI ) shares. This target consists of 9 research analysts polled by Zacks Research. The analysts offering Earnin...

Feb 23 2017

Jay Z to expand empire with launch of venture capital firm

The new move will be in partnership with Sherpa Capital , which has invested in Uber, Airbnb and Slack, according to Axios . Venture capitalists identify and invest...

Feb 23 2017

British Columbia Reforms PST, Corporate Tax Rates

She said at a news conference Wednesday that a sales tax cut would have benefited wealthier people the most because they spend more money on purchased goods. "This budget...

Feb 23 2017

Le Pen refuses headscarf, nixes talks with Lebanon cleric

The controversies surrounding Le Pen's peers have also helped her to make up ground in the decisive second round of voting. The National Front leader's most likely pr...

Feb 21 2017

SIPRI: Arms imports rise in Asia, Middle East

Its arms exports increased by 21 per cent compared with 2007-11. Arms imports by Qatar went up by 245 per cent. China (6.2%), France (6%) and Germany (5.6%) made up...

Feb 18 2017

Patriots wide receiver sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to extreme DUI

He had a blood-alcohol level of.217, nearly three times the legal limit. The other six counts were dismissed. The remaining 96 days will be served under house arrest. He ...

Feb 17 2017

James Beard Award semifinalists: 6 Arizona chefs, restaurants nominated for 2017 awards

The list includes some familiar names in Arizona food and drink - as well as one notable omission. The category calls for "chefs who have set new or consistent standards ...

Feb 17 2017

Earnings History of Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

Cisco Systems, Inc . closed its last trading session at $32.31 with the gain of 1.58%. The company has a 1 Year high price target of $33.26. Finally, RBC Capital Markets ...

Feb 16 2017

Trump Blasts Media for Treating Flynn 'Very, Very Unfairly'

The contacts between the Trump campaign and Russian officials were allegedly discovered around the same time that the American intelligence agencies were probing Russ...

Feb 16 2017

Bridge Report Finds Nearly 56000 Bridges Still Need Attention

Nearly 56,000 bridges across the United States are structurally deficient, USA Today reported Wednesday (Feb. 15), citing a study by a bridge construction group. Black ...

Feb 15 2017

What Analysts Are Saying About Teva Pharmaceutical After Earnings

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited's dividend payout ratio is now 67.44%. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $1.17 and high estimate of $1....

Feb 12 2017

Domestic violence protesters target Fifty Shades Darker premiere

Others at the screening - about 90 people , nearly all women - were more well-versed about James' stories and had definite opinions about Anastasia Steele and Christia...

Feb 10 2017

Spicer demands apology from McCain, critics of Yemen raid

Mr Trump said that the Yemen raid was a "winning mission", that the USA should "start winning again", and that Mr McCain "should not be talking about" its success or fai...

Feb 07 2017

Ryanair Cautious On Outlook As Third-Quarter Profit Declines

He added: "We are still finalising our budget but it seems clear that pricing will continue to be challenging and we will respond to these adverse market conditions with ...

Feb 04 2017

Bank stocks soar as Trump targets Dodd-Frank regulations

On Wednesday, the House voted 235-187 to repeal a controversial Dodd-Frank requirement that publicly traded companies disclose confidential information related to the neg...

Feb 03 2017

McCain does damage control after Trump's call with Australian PM

The Washington Post and others have reported that President Trump said that the deal was "the worst deal ever" and that Australia was looking to export the "next Bosto...

Feb 03 2017

Homeland Security Secretary Kelly hopes border wall is built in two years

Kelly said for the first time that the some of the restrictions that caused confusion and sparked protests over the weekend could be extended well into the future. Trump ...

Feb 02 2017

Trump Adviser Peter Thiel Faces Scrutiny Over New Zealand Citizenship

Citizenship was granted by the then minister of internal affairs, Nathan Guy, although Mr Thiel wasn't living in New Zealand and didn't intend to. "I have consistently ...

Feb 01 2017

Vodafone confirms talks with Idea to merge operations in India

However, experts said that the above deal would help give Vodafone a listing opportunity in India as Idea is already listed on the Indian bourses. Bharti Airtel now l...

Jan 31 2017

Trump to propose 20% Mexican border tax to pay for wall

The call comes after the two leaders exchanged Tweets on Thursday and Friday morning. Trump also said that if Mexico is unwilling to pay for the wall, then it would b...