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MI is Waymo's winter wonderland - Waymo

MI is Waymo's winter wonderland - Waymo

Not Waymo, the self-driving vehicle wing of Google's parent company Alphabet. Not only is MI one of the epicenters for autonomous vehicle technology, but the state is also known for its brutal winters. The company chose the state to see how vehicles will respond in snow, sleet, and ice. The company uses Chrysler Pacifica minivans equipped with cameras, sensors and self-driving software. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pound drops after retail sales fall at fastest rate since financial crisis

Pound drops after retail sales fall at fastest rate since financial crisis

Just 15 per cent of retailers reportedly saw sales rise in October while 50 per cent reported a sales drop yielding a rounded balance of -36 per cent, far below expectations of a 23 per cent rise. JPMorgan economist Allan Monks said he tended to take Britain's array of monthly retail surveys with a pinch of salt, but added that Thursday's CBI survey raised concerns about momentum in the consumer economy . Consulte Mais Informação

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Shutterfly, Inc. (SFLY) Releases Q4 Earnings Guidance

Guidance. For 4Q17, consensus is expecting revenues of $565M, Adjusted EBITDA of $204M, and GAAP EPS of $2.82 vs. the implied 4Q17 guidance revenue range of $547M-$571M (mid-point of $559M) and Adjusted EBITDA range of $211M- $210M (mid-point of $203M) We are expecting in-line results and guidance although we will look for early signs of the benefits from cost reductions. Consulte Mais Informação

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Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK)

It has outperformed by 12.63% the S&P500. In a transaction dated Jul. 13, 2017, the shares were put up for sale at an average price of $94.48, raking in a sum of $529,088. (NYSE: ALK ). Alyeska Invest Grp Limited Partnership holds 0.1% or 120,017 shares in its portfolio. Boston Advisors LLC now owns 121,091 shares of the transportation company's stock valued at $9,236,000 after acquiring an additional 4,605 shares during the period. Consulte Mais Informação

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Based American Airlines 'Eager To Meet' With NAACP After Travel Warning

The leading US black civil rights group has urged black travelers not to fly with American Airlines after what it called a pattern of racially biased incidents reported by passengers. "We have picked up a pattern of a certain behavior of this corporation and until further notice be on alert". "Historically, the NAACP has issued travel advisories when conditions on the ground pose a substantial risk of harm to black Americans, and we are concerned today that the examples cited herein may ... Consulte Mais Informação

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United Kingdom tax break for big firms faces European Union probe ahead of Brexit

Investigating how national tax breaks for big corporations may violate European Union state aid rules has been a theme for regulators the last few years. European Commissioner Margrethe Vestager said the inquiry would investigate whether the United Kingdom scheme allowed some multinationals to pay less tax than other companies in breach of EU rules. Consulte Mais Informação

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European Central Bank to Dial Back Stimulus

European Central Bank to Dial Back Stimulus

As well as record low interest rates it also introduced US -style quantitative easing (QE ) - buying assets to stimulate lending - which is used to stoke inflation and boost the economy. Growth in euro zone corporate lending picked up last month, the European Central Bank said on Thursday, just hours before announcing whether it would curb monetary stimulus from next year. Consulte Mais Informação

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