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Airbus warns on new business Melrose takeover bid for GKN

Airbus warns on new business Melrose takeover bid for GKN

Turnaround specialist Melrose's cash and share bid is now worth around 7.8 billion pounds ($10.9 billion), an offer which GKN's management opposes as being too low. "As we have previously stated, and as these comments from Airbus reinforce, winning new business in our markets would be more hard if customers were uncertain as to the identity of their future long-term partners", said GKN Chairman Mike Turner. Consulte Mais Informação

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Iowa Senate Republicans Announce New Leadership After Bill Dix Resignation

Iowa Senate Republicans Announce New Leadership After Bill Dix Resignation

Sinclair tells KNIA/KRLS News she is "very excited to help the leadership team move forward with maintaining Iowa's best in the nation status". Senator Charles Schneider (R-West Des Moines) will become the next Senate President. According to Iowa Code 69.14 , Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds only has to give an 18-day notice to fill Dix's seat. Jake Chapman is the new Assistant Majority Leader. Consulte Mais Informação

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Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) - P/E Ratio Analysis

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG) - P/E Ratio Analysis

The firm owned 64,204 shares of the company's stock after acquiring an additional 2,968 shares during the period. Another trade for 2,012 shares valued at $186,747 was sold by ELLIOTT ANITA C. Now the return on equity is 22.20% and its debt to equity is 0.54. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC grew its holdings in shares of Dollar General by 168.0% during the third quarter. Consulte Mais Informação

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IShares Treasury Floating Rate Bond (TFLO) Rises 0.02% for Mar 15

The exchange traded fund has 24.85 billion net assets and 0.32% volatility this month. Private Advisor Group LLC now owns 3,751 shares of the company's stock worth $414,000 after buying an additional 552 shares during the last quarter. iShares Barclays Short Treasury Bond Fnd has a 1 year low of $110.18 and a 1 year high of $110.41. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 2nd were issued a $0.1042 dividend. Consulte Mais Informação

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Schumer to Toys R Us: Let customers turn gift cards into cash

Schumer to Toys R Us: Let customers turn gift cards into cash

Chuck Schumer said Wednesday. Since filing for bankruptcy in September, the retailer has been honoring gift cards, but since filing for liquidation, the chain is soon to stop within the next 30 days. The program rewarded frequent customers, earning them $5 to spend at the store for every 125 points they gained. We did hear from Toys "R" Us that they are in talks with some interested parties about combining 200 of their top USA stores with their Canadian operations. Consulte Mais Informação

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MYDA Advisors LLC Purchases New Position in Consolidated Communications Holdings Inc (CNSL)

The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $17.50. A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of CNSL . The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 1st. Investors of record on Sunday, April 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.3874 per share. Consulte Mais Informação

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Petrobras reduz prejuízo líquido em 2017

Petrobras reduz prejuízo líquido em 2017

A Petrobras informou que, sem o acerto com os investidores americanos, o resultado teria sido um lucro de R$ 7,089 bilhões. As perdas em 2016 haviam sido de R$ 14,8 bilhões. A Petrobras também anunciou que perdeu participação no mercado brasileiro de gasolina e diesel em 2017, mesmo após adotar uma nova política de preços para aumentar a competitividade no setor. Consulte Mais Informação

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América Latina deve inspirar mundo com tecnologia, diz representante do WEF

América Latina deve inspirar mundo com tecnologia, diz representante do WEF

Outro tema dos debates será como a Quarta Revolução Industrial pode ajudar a região a maximizar seu potencial e promover seu espírito empreendedor e ecossistema de start-ups. A cidade é o maior centro de consumo da América Latina. "Para o investidor internacional, é uma ótima oportunidade para conhecer as várias oportunidades de negócios no Estado e na cidade de São Paulo ", disse João Doria , prefeito de São Paulo . Consulte Mais Informação

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Nike brand president Trevor Edwards resigns

Nike brand president Trevor Edwards resigns

Parker also stated in his note that the company is aware of reports of behaviour within the organisation that "do not reflect our core values of inclusivity, respect and empowerment". Nike has not alleged that Edwards or any of its executives have been accused of inappropriate behavior. Nike said Edwards will be an advisor to Parker, until Edwards retires in August. Consulte Mais Informação

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BlackBerry extends John Chen's contract for five more years

BlackBerry extends John Chen's contract for five more years

Since joining BlackBerry (BB.TO, BB.N) in November 2013, executive chairman and CEO John Chen has taken a number of steps to turn around the smartphone pioneer that was looking to sell itself just a few years ago. "The BlackBerry Board of Directors has tremendous confidence in John Chen", said Prem Watsa, Lead Director and Chair of the Compensation, Nomination and Governance Committee of the BlackBerry Board. Consulte Mais Informação

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This 3D-printed house could help reduce global homelessness

This 3D-printed house could help reduce global homelessness

Could 3D printed homes be the answer to our lack of affordable housing options? It now costs about $10,000 to print a 650-square-foot single story house using cement. "We think the need for 3D printed homes is just as present here in Austin, as it is in El Salvador". Jason Ballard, co-founder at Icon , says the technique has the potential to be "10 times better" than regular house-building, as the production process is sustainable producing next to no waste, while mortar is "resilient" ... Consulte Mais Informação

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HSBC's female staff in UK earn 59% less than men

HSBC's female staff in UK earn 59% less than men

It said the difference was explained partly by where men and women tend to work. The gap was driven by the very small proportion of women in higher-paid roles, with women making up only 23 per cent of British senior leadership. The UK government requires all companies with more than 250 employees in the UK to disclose gender pay gaps by April 4. Women make up more than half of HSBC's United Kingdom workforce - 54pc - yet less than a quarter of its senior roles, at 23pc. Consulte Mais Informação

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SpaceX, Boeing-Lockheed JV Get Launches As Air Force Seeks 'Balance'

SpaceX, Boeing-Lockheed JV Get Launches As Air Force Seeks 'Balance'

Each ULA launch will cost about $170 million, or about $70 million more than SpaceX's launches, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing Air Force figures. Lt Gen John F. Thompson, Air Force program executive officer for space and commander of the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center, said the competitive award of these two EELV launch service contracts supports the military's larger effort to bring "affordable space capabilities" to the nation. Consulte Mais Informação

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