29 декабря 2017, 22:42

GE to Own 95% Stake in Arcam for 3D Market Potential

With continued focus on emerging businesses like 3D printing, GE aims to revive its fortune in the future.

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29 декабря 2017, 14:53

Apollo Automobil focuses new $2.3m supercar at China market

Just 10 of the German-made cars to be sold before move into electric vehicles

28 декабря 2017, 17:40

United Technologies (UTX) Remains Focused on Key Priorities

United Technologies Corporation (UTX) anticipates that core business focus centered on key priorities and streamlined organizational set-up would enable it to better serve its customers.

28 декабря 2017, 16:19

General Electric's (GE) 9HA Turbines Questioned in Pakistan

General Electric's (GE) flagship turbines in Pakistan produced only half of the full-capacity power this summer.

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28 декабря 2017, 14:36

Apple's Tim Cook paid $102m this year including bonuses worth $98m

Maker of iPhone publishes the pay of its top earners in a regulatory filing, but its chief designer, Jony Ive, is not includedApple’s chief executive, Tim Cook, was paid $102m (£76m) this year after collecting a huge share bonus linked to the iPhone maker’s stock market performance. Cook was paid a basic salary of $3.06m, a cash bonus of $9.3m (up from $5.4m last year), and collected share awards worth $89m taking his total 2017 payout to $102m, Apple disclosed in a regulatory filing. Continue reading...

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28 декабря 2017, 04:40

Hypothermia and frostbite warnings as Arctic freeze spreads across northern US

After record snow comes record cold, with the mercury in the Minnesota city of International Falls plunging to minus 37CBitter cold weather across much of the northern US is expected to stay put for days to come, as two Minnesota cities have set record low temperatures and a city in Pennsylvania continues to dig out from a record snowfall. Related: 'This is insane': Erie, Pennsylvania buried under 1.3m of snow Continue reading...

27 декабря 2017, 16:21

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Brown-Forman, Wal-Mart, 3M, Cintas and S&P Global

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Brown-Forman, Wal-Mart, 3M, Cintas and S&P Global

27 декабря 2017, 16:09

GE is the Worst Dow Stock This Year, Can it Rebound in 2018?

General Electric Company (GE) has tanked 45% year to date, which is reportedly the worst performance by a Dow constituent.

27 декабря 2017, 15:39

GE Secures Locomotives Deal From Canadian National Railway

The Class I railroad will buy 200 new locomotives manufactured by GE transportation, one of the operating segments of General Electric Company (GE).

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27 декабря 2017, 03:35

'This is insane': Erie, Pennsylvania buried under 1.3m of snow

Record snowfall over Christmas and Boxing Day has left the city battling a ‘snow emergency’A Christmas storm has dumped a record amount of snow on Erie, Pennsylvania, and surrounding areas, burying homes, cars and gardens under as much as 1.3m (53in) of snow. The National Weather Service office in Cleveland said Monday’s storm brought 34in of snow, an all-time daily record for Erie. Continue reading...

26 декабря 2017, 16:29

5 Top-Ranked Dow Stocks to Buy for 2018

Fueling these gains has been a combination of strong earnings and steady economic growth, factors which are likely to hold good in 2018.

23 декабря 2017, 03:01

Grosvenor Crescent rated the most expensive street in England and Wales

Properties on neighbouring Eaton Square – the previous title holder – have £3m wiped off value in a yearGrosvenor Crescent, located in the heart of London’s Belgravia a short walk from Buckingham Palace, has been named the most expensive residential street in England and Wales, with an average house price of £16,918,000.The sweeping crescent, whose Grade II-listed properties are thought to have been built between 1837 and 1860, topped a list of the priciest streets published by Lloyds Bank. Continue reading...

21 декабря 2017, 21:12

Clifford Irving obituary

Author who forged Howard Hughes’s autobiographyThe author Clifford Irving, who has died aged 87, was best known for writing what became the most famous unpublished book of the 20th century, The Autobiography of Howard Hughes. While it was still in manuscript it turned out to be a forgery, and Irving served 17 months in prison for taking $765,000 – worth about £3.3m today – of his $1m advance from the publishers McGraw Hill for what looked like the literary scoop of the era.Forever afterwards, critics would mention this event in the first paragraph of their review of his latest book, and, although Irving complained about the unfairness, the Hughes opus was probably his greatest literary achievement. Some people who knew Hughes, the reclusive billionaire, aviator and Hollywood producer, swore it was authentic (though others suspected a fraud), and the three-page, handwritten extract that Irving put up to prove the book was genuine fooled experts and graphologists. Continue reading...

21 декабря 2017, 16:06

3 Reasons To Be Bullish on General Electric Company Stock

This year has seen the revival of industrial stocks, such as with Boeing Co (NYSE:BA), Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON) and 3M Co (NYSE:MMM). Consider that GE stock is off 45% to $17.50. As for the new CEO, John Flannery, he has embarked on yet another restructuring of the company.

21 декабря 2017, 15:52

GE Procures Plum Aviation Contract for Australian Project

GE Aviation's Vandalia facility in Dayton will execute the contract for the Australian government, keeping the business humming in the region.

21 декабря 2017, 03:26

U.S. Equity ETF (DDM) Hits a New 52-Week High

U.S. leveraged ETF hits a new 52-week high amid tax reform optimism.

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21 декабря 2017, 02:22

3 'Household Name' Stocks to Buy Now

The S&P 500 has gained about 20% in 2017, and several other notable indexes have hit new all-time highs throughout the year. This movement can be attributed in large part to the continued rise of household technology powers, including the likes of Facebook (FB) and Apple (AAPL).

20 декабря 2017, 22:34

3 Leveraged Large Cap ETFs to Play the Bull Market

U.S. markets have been rallying on political developments in Washington D.C.; leveraged ETFs offer a risky but profitable bet.

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20 декабря 2017, 15:19

Marina Hyde's Lost in Showbiz quiz of 2017

Why did Justin Bieber cancel his world tour? What did Brooklyn Beckham have trouble photographing? And what condition is Harvey Weinstein being treated for?According to a slew of reports in August, a Hollywood studio was planning to sign a $60m (£45m) deal to bring the story of the so-called Bad Boys of Brexit – Nigel Farage, Arron Banks and co – to screen in a landmark six-part TV series. Have we heard anything about it since then? Yes. The series is in preproduction and slated to air next autumn.Yes. But the figure was wrong and it’s going for $90m, making it even more expensive than Game of Thrones.Yes, although a late bid from Netflix has now come in with a view to it replacing House of Cards as its flagship political drama.No, of course we haven’t. In recent months, Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey have entered rehab. What condition do they have? Sex addiction.Abuse addiction.Scandalitis.They are not ill. In July, Justin Bieber cancelled the remainder of his Purpose world tour to put what on a more sustainable footing?His soul. His lifestyle.His menagerie.His energy consumption.What is the average amount of time that elapses between Girls creator Lena Dunham saying something stupid and having to apologise for it?Two hours.Two days.Six hours.Six days.In April, second-tier Kardashian Kendall Jenner attempted to end racial conflict and sundry other injustices in the US with what?A Pepsi can. A second gunman on a grassy knoll. A really versatile contouring palette.A vast nationwide programme of education spending (including, but not limited to, ending school segregation), the end of mass incarceration and voter suppression, complex and sustained economic outreach policies and positive discrimination, and an understanding that keeping up with the Kardashians should probably be bumped down to America’s second priority.In August, Jeremy Clarkson liked a series of lesbian porn clips on Twitter. What explanation did he give for this?He likes lesbian porn.He had actually meant to tell a racist joke instead, but became momentarily confused by Twitter’s user interface. He left his phone unattended near some drunk people.He likes to unapologetically push boundaries because that’s just who he is.In July, Princess Diana’s former “psychic” and “energy healer” Simone Simmons claimed that the princess had been in touch with her. According to Simone what did Di tell her?To please, please, please stop giving interviews claiming to have spoken to her.That she wouldn’t have been seen dead appearing at the pay-per-view seance on US TV in which Simone took part in 2003.That she’d married Elvis in heaven.That she’d have voted Brexit. In January, Johnny Depp was revealed to be in dispute with his accountants. Which of the following is not a real line item from his outgoings?$15,000 a year cleaning the internet of articles relating to allegations of domestic abuse.$30,000 a month on wine.$200,000 a month on private aviation.$3m on firing Hunter S Thompson’s ashes out of a cannon.At the Oscars, Earth’s most self-regarding event, whose fault was it that the best picture was accidentally awarded to La La Land when it should have gone to Moonlight?Presenter Warren Beatty.The then Academy president, Cheryl Boone Isaacs.Some accountant no one has ever heard of.Don’t call it a fault – it is literally still hilarious 10 months later. In June, Penguin Random House published a coffee-table book by 18-year-old photographer Brooklyn Beckham, which was accompanied by a touring exhibition that opened at Christie’s in London. According to its photographer-author, what are “so hard to photograph, but incredible to see”?Comets.Superman and Clark Kent together in the same room.Elephants.Visitors from the spirit world.In June, who said of the WikiLeaks founder: “Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is no more. The Obama administration is gone. Julian [Assange] won, and we all benefited from this. He took on the Leviathan and won. That is sexy.”Vladimir Putin.Donald Trump.Pamela Anderson. David Hasselhoff. In April, Brad Pitt combined a GQ Style interview with a fashion photoshoot in America’s national parks. What was the most pretentious question asked by the interviewer?“What is pain – mental and physical?”“Is the sculpting a sisyphean thing: rolling the rock up the hill, action obliterating all thoughts?” “So were you there for speaking in tongues?”“I don’t know why this comes to mind, but I think of a house – how do you renovate yourself?”2 and above.Poor show. In a year devoid of any other news than showbiz comings and goings, your lack of focus is disturbing.3 and above.Poor show. In a year devoid of any other news than showbiz comings and goings, your lack of focus is disturbing.4 and above.Average. You’re neither a Lost in Showbiz obsessive nor a Lost in Showbiz ignoramus. This is a polarised world: pick a lane.5 and above.Average. You’re neither a Lost in Showbiz obsessive nor a Lost in Showbiz ignoramus. This is a polarised world: pick a lane.6 and above.Average. You’re neither a Lost in Showbiz obsessive nor a Lost in Showbiz ignoramus. This is a polarised world: pick a lane.7 and above.Average. You’re neither a Lost in Showbiz obsessive nor a Lost in Showbiz ignoramus. This is a polarised world: pick a lane.8 and above.Try not to despise yourself for the couple of easy ones you got wrong.9 and above.Try not to despise yourself for the couple of easy ones you got wrong.10 and above.Try not to despise yourself for the couple of easy ones you got wrong.11 and above.Congratulations! You won the chance to be my holiday cover!12 and above.Congratulations! You won the chance to be my holiday cover!0 and above.Poor show. In a year devoid of any other news than showbiz comings and goings, your lack of focus is disturbing.1 and above.Poor show. In a year devoid of any other news than showbiz comings and goings, your lack of focus is disturbing. Continue reading...