Economía

Jeff Bezos became the world's richest man… for a few hours anyway

Jeff Bezos became the world's richest man… for a few hours anyway

He first appeared on the Forbes 400 in 1998, a year after Amazon went public, with a $1.6 billion fortune. Shares were declining 3.3% to $1,010.43 on Friday morning. Given that Bezos manages for...

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Larsen & Toubro June-quarter profit up 46 percent, misses estimates

Larsen & Toubro June-quarter profit up 46 percent, misses estimates

Revenue grew by 9.7 percent to Rs 23,990 crore from Rs 21,874 crore on year-on-year basis. The company won orders worth Rs26,352 crore during the quarter which included global orders of Rs7,885 crore....

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Imperial Oil Ltd (USA) (IMO) Analysts See $0.26 EPS

Imperial Oil Ltd (USA) (IMO) Analysts See $0.26 EPS

The firm owned 16,310 shares of the energy company's stock after buying an additional 1,273 shares during the period. Several other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the c...

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Bombardier beats quarterly earnings expectations, shares rise

Bombardier beats quarterly earnings expectations, shares rise

The quarterly results prompted the company to say its earnings before interest and taxes for the full year will come in at the top end of its previously forecasted range of between $580 million United...

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Estados Unidos creció 2.6% en el segundo trimestre

Estados Unidos creció 2.6% en el segundo trimestre

El resultado estuvo fuertemente impulsado por el gasto personal, que creció 2 ,8%. La segunda estimación se divulgará el 30 de agosto. En comparación con el mismo período de 2016, el crecimiento f...

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Wells Fargo to Refund Customers $80MM for Auto Insurance Coverage

Wells Fargo to Refund Customers $80MM for Auto Insurance Coverage

Wells Fargo said it suspended the insurance program in September 2016. Wells Fargo and Co. said it would reimburse about $80 million to 570,000 customers who may have been charged incorrectly due to...

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El Banco Central ratifica la tasa de política monetaria

El Banco Central ratifica la tasa de política monetaria

En su última conferencia de prensa, el presidente del BCRA , Federico Sturzenegger , había indicado que le preocupaba la trayectoria de la inflación núcleo . Asimismo, en tono autocrítico, admitió ...

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De Vido se defendió: "Conmigo no lo van a lograr, seguiré batallando"

El actual diputado y ex ministro de Planificación durante el gobierno de Cristina Fernández negó haber cometido algún delito e indicó: "Jamás me amparé en mis fueros parlamentarios y siempre me pr...

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Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI)

Applied Optoelectronics Inc (AAOI)

Wall Street await Applied Optoelectronics Inc (NASDAQ:AAOI) to release earnings on August, 3 after the close. The semiconductor company reported $1.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating...

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Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) Downgraded by Morgan Stanley

Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) Downgraded by Morgan Stanley

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Dubuque Bank & Trust Co. purchased a new position in shares of Snap during the...

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Higher Oil Prices Not Enough to Boost Exxon Mobil Earnings

Higher Oil Prices Not Enough to Boost Exxon Mobil Earnings

It has underperformed by 22.69% the S&P500. Its up 0.26, from 0.86 in 2016Q3. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. ...

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Markets Right Now: Weak retail earnings send U.S. stocks lower

Markets Right Now: Weak retail earnings send U.S. stocks lower

The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 4 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,470. Stocks from other major tech companies also fell, including Apple , Netflix and Google-parent Alphabet. Dow e-minis were dow...

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Merck earnings buoyed by cancer-drug sales

Merck earnings buoyed by cancer-drug sales

If approved for this type of breast cancer, Lynparza will be the first PARP inhibitor for that type of cancer. " Merck continues to build its leadership in immuno-oncology with Keytruda as foun...

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FDA Proposes Cutting Nicotine Amounts In Cigarettes And Electronic Cigarettes

FDA Proposes Cutting Nicotine Amounts In Cigarettes And Electronic Cigarettes

Shares of the Dunhill and Lucky Strike maker slumped by nearly 7 per cent, losing 362p to £49.60, while Imperial Brands dropped 3.7 per cent to £33.98 after the FDA said it was pursuing a "compreh...

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First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Strong-Buy

First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Strong-Buy

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. increased its stake in shares of First Solar by 1.2% in the fourth quarter. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.87 ear...

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Aldi Gin One Of The Best In The World

Aldi Gin One Of The Best In The World

The rent-week-friendly bottle, which retails for roughly $13 United States dollars, beat out a number of other high-end contenders, including ones that cost four times as much. The retailer also scoop...

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Renault first-half profit leaps on higher volume

Renault first-half profit leaps on higher volume

Revenue advanced 17% to EUR29.54 billion from EUR25.19 billion. Renault, which is allied with Japanese automaker Nissan and owns the low-priced Dacia brand, said it managed to boost sales by 10.4 ...

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Treasury Department Ending Ineffective Obama Retirement Program

Treasury Department Ending Ineffective Obama Retirement Program

Treasurer Jovita Carranza. Known as myRA, the program was one of President Obama's State of the Union promises in 2014. "Unfortunately, there has been very little demand for the program, and the c...

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Russell Investments Group Ltd. Sells 184947 Shares of SuperValu Inc. (SVU)

Russell Investments Group Ltd. Sells 184947 Shares of SuperValu Inc. (SVU)

Sigma Planning Corp increased its position in SuperValu by 2.7% in the first quarter. FMR LLC now owns 426,802 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,993,000 after buying an additional 2,200 share...

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Wells Fargo Under Fire For Releasing Sensitive Account Information

Wells Fargo Under Fire For Releasing Sensitive Account Information

Wells Fargo & Co has asked judges in NY and New Jersey to require a lawyer representing a former employee to immediately return reams of client information the bank mistakenly sent to the attorne...

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