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Business AT&T Wins Big in Q2
Author: 0 AT&T Wins Big in Q2

Revenue was slightly down from the year-ago quarter, at $39.8 billion compared with $40.5 billion. According to AT&T, postpaid wireless customer churn was 0.79 percent during Q2 2017, the lowest in the company's history. AT&T Inc. kept losing phone and TV subscribers in its core US market but enjoyed a more profitable second quarter, thanks to customers with bundled services.

Business MINI electric vehicle confirmed for 2019
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The group has overhauled its manufacturing system to make combustion engined, plug-in hybrid or fully electric drive models. As part of its electrification plans, BMW made a few announcements today. Like other major vehicle manufacturers, BMW is transferring drivetrain designs to electric, and hopes to provide an electric option for all its models.

Business Consumer Confidence Back On The Upswing
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United States consumer confidence unexpectedly rose to a four-month high in July, according to the latest data from the Conference Board. As shown in the chart below, that index rose to 147.8 in July, which is the highest level in 16 years.

Business Pacific NorthWest LNG will not proceed
Author: 0 Pacific NorthWest LNG will not proceed

Environmentalist opposed the project citing its impact on a attractive and sensitive area off of Canada's west coast. At a press conference this morning, one reporter asked Michelle Mungall, the new Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources minister, what kind of message it sends to the global investment community for the NDP to lose a $36 billion project in its eighth day in office.

Business Stock Trending Alert: United States Steel Corp. (X)
Author: 0 Stock Trending Alert: United States Steel Corp. (X)

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Shares of AK Steel Holding Corporation ( AKS ) weakened with poorly motion. Last year, their EPS growth was 98.80% and their EPS growth over the past five years was 52.60%. Wall Street analysts expect AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE: AKS ) to announce earnings of $0.13 per share for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks .

Business Sunny Leone To Do A Special Number In Sanjay Dutt's Bhoomi
Author: 0 Sunny Leone To Do A Special Number In Sanjay Dutt's Bhoomi

The bloodied poster of the Bhoomi movie depicts that it is going to be a story of redemption, both reel and real. The film will explore the relationship between a father ( Sanjay Dutt ) and daughter (Aditi). The actress says she has been a big fan of Sanjay and is looking forward to shoot with the actor. In the Bhoomi first look poster , the actor seen in beard with a bleeding lip.

Business NEW SONG ALERT: Emraan Hashmi and Sunny Leone turn up the heat!
Author: 0 NEW SONG ALERT: Emraan Hashmi and Sunny Leone turn up the heat!

After Rashk-e-Kamar created the right buzz for Ajay Devgn's Baadshaho , the new song from the film has also been released. Leone is at her sultry best and Hashmi being him, carries himself well through the song. Whenever we think about Emraan Hashmi guess what comes in our mind? Produced by Bhushan Kumar Krishan Kumar and Milan Luthria Baadshaho is written by Rajat Arora, directed by Milan Luthria.

Business The Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Wells Fargo & Company
Author: 0 The Domino's Pizza Inc (DPZ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Wells Fargo & Company

HeidelbergCement AG (OTCMKTS:HDELY) has 0.00% since July 25, 2016 and is. Shares of 3M are gapped below their 50-day moving average this morning but have been able to regain some strength to rally from their lows. (NYSE: DPZ ) is 58. The group generated sales of £546.5m for the 26 weeks to 25 June 2017, an increase of more than 10 per cent from £494.5m a year earlier.

Business Google's SOS Alerts are far more useful than Facebook's Safety Check
Author: 0 Google's SOS Alerts are far more useful than Facebook's Safety Check

The SOS Alerts system will sit alongside the tech firm's other crisis response features, Google said, which include its Public Alerts system which offers a platform for issuing emergency messages such as storm warnings. In Maps , you'll see a specific icon on the map and a tappable card with more information about the crisis, such as helpful phone numbers and websites.

Business Did Donald Trump Just Reveal an Apple Secret?
Author: 0 Did Donald Trump Just Reveal an Apple Secret?

In the interview, Trump told reporters that Apple agreed to build "three big plants, lovely plants". Apple has agreed to build three new manufacturing plants in the United States, according to an interview between President Trump and the Wall Street Journal .

Business Outsourcing chores makes us happier. So why aren't we doing it?
Author: 0 Outsourcing chores makes us happier. So why aren't we doing it?

The study authors said that some people may feel guilty about paying someone to do chores which they do not want to finish themselves. "People are notoriously bad at making decisions that will make them happier", Whillans said. Despite the benefits, the researchers were surprised to discover how few people choose to spend their money on such luxuries. An earlier survey of 850 millionaires too had less than half reporting that they regularly spent money on outsourcing disliked tasks.

Author: 0 Huge fires break out threatening homes in Saint Tropez and Corsica

Firefighters were on Tuesday tackling huge blazes which destroyed 3,000 hectares in France's southeastern districts and Corsica island, the country's Interior Ministry said. France has asked its European Union neighbours for more help fighting fires raging in the south-east. Around 100 homes in the village of Mirabeau and a neighbouring hamlet had to be evacuated, according to officials.

Author: 0 Elon Musk disses Mark Zuckerberg's understanding of AI

Visionary entrepreneur Elon Musk and Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg were trading jabs on social media over artificial intelligence this week in a debate that has turned personal between the two technology luminaries. "I just don't understand it", Zuckerberg said. Musk is concerned that super smart machines AI-powered could one day pose a threat to humanity and in 2014 he warned that AI could be even more unsafe than nuclear weapons.

Business Lyft hoping you take a ride in Taco Mode
Author: 0 Lyft hoping you take a ride in Taco Mode

The collaboration features a new "Taco Mode" option on the Lyft app, in which the driver will take the rider to the nearest Taco Bell to pick up a meal on the way to his or her destination, according to the Los Angeles Times . The companies teamed up to "blow wind on this emerging behavior we're seeing in social", said Taco Bell Chief Marketing Officer Marisa Thalberg. Salt Lake City residents use Lyft in bunches.

Business Barnes & Noble sale has plot logic but no ending
Author: 0 Barnes & Noble sale has plot logic but no ending

Equity analyst Cantor Fitzgerald initiated coverage setting a rating of "Buy" and setting a price target of $19.00. Barnes & Noble has more than 630 stores around the U.S. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 16.3% compared to the same quarter a year ago. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.07 earnings per share.

Business Chipotle Mexican Grill's (CMG)
Author: 0 Chipotle Mexican Grill's (CMG) "Neutral" Rating Reiterated at Instinet

The stock's current RSI reading is at 10.83. The stock traded at a volume of 3.2 million shares. Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG ) has insider ownership of 2.01% and institutional ownership of 95.71%. Gilder Gagnon Howe & Lc has 0% invested in Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc . (NYSE:CMG) earned "Market Perform" rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, December 7.

Business Jio-graphic: Price slashes by Reliance upstart bleeds Airtel bottomline
Author: 0 Jio-graphic: Price slashes by Reliance upstart bleeds Airtel bottomline

Mobile broadband customers increased by 33.7% to 48.9 million from 36.6 million in the corresponding quarter a year ago. In fact, according to Fitch Ratings, the cheap handset would add 3% to 4% (around $950 million, or Rs 6,000 crore) to annual industry revenue if adopted by at least 100 million subscribers, which the rating firm feels is very likely.

Business Barcelona, PSG announce press conferences as Neymar transfer draws close
Author: 0 Barcelona, PSG announce press conferences as Neymar transfer draws close

Spanish paper AS (h/t the Daily Express' Charles Perrin ) reported the French giants have prepared a contract for Neymar to sign and believe a deal could be imminent. The full-back, who joined PSG this summer from Real Sociedad, admits Neymar would be a great addition to the squad at the Parc des Princes. He explained: " Neymar? It is not that it irritates me but as an analyst, this investment represents more than €500m over five years".

Business Hot Stocks Report: General Motors Company (GM), Barclays PLC (BCS)
Author: 0 Hot Stocks Report: General Motors Company (GM), Barclays PLC (BCS)

The stock decreased 0.69% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $35.82. The value of the investment in F decreased from $28,583,000 to $27,342,000 a change of $1,241,000 quarter over quarter. The Firm provides banking services to a range of customers. The company has a market cap of $54.06 billion, a PE ratio of 5.54 and a beta of 1.45. It now has negative earnings.

Business Strong sales in USA lift McDonald's profit in second quarter
Author: 0 Strong sales in USA lift McDonald's profit in second quarter

Sales at USA restaurants open at least 13 months rose 3.9 percent in the second quarter, topping the 3.2 percent increase expected by analysts, according to research firm Consensus Metrix. As many of its fast-food competitors struggle, McDonald's has boosted sales with cheaper drinks, all-day breakfast and higher-quality chicken. One franchisee observed, "Every week more money is requested for better tech equipment upgrades in building and interior, which is reducing our equity and ...

Business Internet Brands to Buy WebMD for $2.8 Billion
Author: 0 Internet Brands to Buy WebMD for $2.8 Billion

Capital One National Association stated it has 0.16% in WebMD Health Corp. Current levels places WebMD Health Corp . Quadrature Capital Ltd now owns 15,711 shares of the health services provider's stock worth $779,000 after buying an additional 8,818 shares during the last quarter.

Business Greece announces new bond issue ending three-year market exile
Author: 0 Greece announces new bond issue ending three-year market exile

It is an important symbolic move, the first time Greece will have raised private debt since 2014, and a sign that the country has come a long way since it nearly crashed out of the euro zone in summer 2015. The Syriza government will be positioning it as a signal that Greece can make a clean break with the EU/IMF bailout when the current programme - its third - runs out at the end of July 2018.