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Gildan Activewear Inc. had 23 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Buy" rating by TD Securities on Friday, August 14. The rating was maintained by BNP Paribas on Monday, December 19 with "Neutral". Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reissued a "buy" rating and set a GBX 790 ($10.26) price objective on shares of Informa Plc in a research report on Tuesday, May 30th.
  • Teen detained after jumping from plane at San Francisco International Airport

    Teen detained after jumping from plane at San Francisco International Airport

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    He said people were yelling to alert the flight attendants after the teen left the plane, which was still taxiing to the arrival gate. Once the plane landed, the unidentified teen popped open the overwing emergency door. Copa Airlines said that an investigation is under way and that the airline is cooperating with authorities . It's illegal for a passenger to open the door themselves, and it's unclear what charges he may face.
  • United States auto sales fall as makers cut rental sales

    United States auto sales fall as makers cut rental sales

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    On Tuesday, carmakers in the US said they were continuing to slash their low-margin sales to rental fleets during July as the overall sales pace for USA autos and light trucks fell for the fifth consecutive month. was down about 2.5%, while General Motors Co. fell by 3.5%. New vehicle sales hit a record 17.55 million previous year. Deliveries plunged 15 percent for GM and 10 percent for Fiat Chrysler, both bigger decreases than analysts projected in a Bloomberg News survey.
  • Bitcoin is splitting into two currencies this week - sort of

    Bitcoin is splitting into two currencies this week - sort of

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    Bitcoin cash isn't technically live yet as it still has to achieve a block of more than 1MB in order for it to be officially split , according to CoinDesk . A majority of "miners" - the core bitcoin users who verify bitcoin transactions around the world - has signaled support. Did you find this article on Bitcoin Cash useful? Thus far, that hasn't happened, and some observers believe that it could take hours or more for that block to be created .
  • RBA keeps the cash rate on hold in August

    RBA keeps the cash rate on hold in August

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    The board of the Reserve Bank of Australia , governed by Philip Lowe , maintained the cash rate at 1.50 percent. "The higher exchange rate is expected to contribute to subdued price pressures in the economy", he said. Household indebtedness has increased as more Australians speculate in the property market, particularly in Sydney and Melbourne where prices have broadly doubled since 2008.
  • Aussie Travellers Facing Massive Airport Lines Thanks To Beefed-Up Security

    Aussie Travellers Facing Massive Airport Lines Thanks To Beefed-Up Security

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    He said additional security measures were implemented at Sydney Airport earlier in the week, and that more airfields had increased security overnight. Colvin said the plotters had been intending to use an "improvised device" to bring down a plane, although he wouldn't elaborate on what type of device it was.
  • GDP Grows 2.6% in Q2; Solid Gain Over Q1

    GDP Grows 2.6% in Q2; Solid Gain Over Q1

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    Output increased 2.6%, which matched Econoday.com's consensus forecast. Consumer spending rose too, to 0.3% from 0.1% in Q1. The 2.6 percent growth in the second quarter was the fastest pace since the economy expanded at a 2.8 percent rate in the third quarter of a year ago.
  • FDA Seeks to Reduce Nicotine in Cigarettes to Nonaddictive Levels

    FDA Seeks to Reduce Nicotine in Cigarettes to Nonaddictive Levels

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    Scott Gottlieb. Tobacco kills more than 480,000 people a year in the USA and costs society nearly $300 billion annually in medical costs and lost productivity. In contrast, an e-cigarette can contain anywhere between zero milligrams and 42 milligrams of nicotine. "We are well prepared and look forward to participating in a thorough process to develop a comprehensive plan for tobacco and nicotine regulation".
  • No rate rises while United Kingdom growth remains sluggish

    No rate rises while United Kingdom growth remains sluggish

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    The UK economy maintained its sluggish start to the year, despite growth accelerating in the second quarter thanks to a rebound from the services sector. The entirely unsurprising GDP quarter two result should likely set the tone for the Bank of England (it originally estimated 0.4% growth for Q2).
  • Sensex, Nifty trade at life-time highs; Reliance Industries, ITC advance

    Sensex, Nifty trade at life-time highs; Reliance Industries, ITC advance

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    The BSE Sensex hit record high of 32,135.91 points and Nifty touched life-time high of 9,939.30 in opening trade on buying in oil and gas on Monday, IT and banking stocks after better-than-expected financial results. On the currency front, the rupee strengthened by nine paise to 64.34-35 to a United States dollar from its previous close at 64.43-44. Among Nifty stocks, Yes Bank was the top gainer, up 2.2 per cent, followed by Bank of Baroda , Wipro , Reliance Industries and Hero ...
  • What Trump's team is saying on pardons

    What Trump's team is saying on pardons

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    The CNN host said , "You're making a lot of assertions here". But after Tapper objected to such a claim coming from an anonymous person, Scaramucci admitted otherwise. Anthony Scaramucci said leaks were "un-American" and he would tell his team so at a meeting on Monday. 'I'm going to make it very, very clear, OK?' Scaramucci said.
  • Mobile US Slides on Q2 Figures

    Mobile US Slides on Q2 Figures

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    You can't get enough of T-Mobile. "We will use a portion of our 600MHz spectrum holdings to deploy America's first nationwide 5G network in the 2019 / 2020 time frame". T-Mobile expects to add 3 million - 3.6 million branded postpaid net customer additions. Second-quarter revenue of $10.21 billion thrashed Reuters estimates of $9.81 billion.
  • FTC Investigating Amazon (AMZN) For Deceptive Pricing

    FTC Investigating Amazon (AMZN) For Deceptive Pricing

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    Among the products with reference prices , 61 percent of them were higher than any observed price charged by Amazon in the past 90 days, the report said . The e-commerce giant was fined C$1 million ($756,658.60) as part of that dispute. "Put another way, that means that Consumer Watchdog says that more than half the time, items selling with a description like "$80, 20% off of original $100 price" were never actually sold for $100 at all.
  • Alexa Is Coming To Amazon's Android App This Week

    Alexa Is Coming To Amazon's Android App This Week

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    Amazon did not immediately respond to PCMag's request for comment, but confirmed to TechCrunch that the feature is rolling out now. At that point in time, it only said that Android users would also get Alexa inside the Amazon app in the future.
  • S&P, Nasdaq at records as Vertex rallies; IBM slips

    S&P, Nasdaq at records as Vertex rallies; IBM slips

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    However, the Federal Reserve bank of Philadelphia's regional manufacturing gauge slipped from 27.6 for June to 19.5 in May (consensus: 23.0), with the new orders sub-index down from 25.9 to 2.1 -its lowest reading since August 2016. "Anytime you see this it's not unusual to see some people take profits off the table". T-Mobile US (TMUS) jumped 3%, propelled by a solid second-quarter revenue and earnings beat after Wednesday's close.
  • Angry mob sets bank ablaze at Apapa

    Angry mob sets bank ablaze at Apapa

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    Our correspondent learnt that enraged mob populated by truck drivers angered by the gruesome killing by the police burnt down the Diamond Bank branch in the area after a policeman that was attached hid himself in the bank after committing the heinous act.