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homedepot aug05 Home Depot, Inc. is set to open three new distribution centers in Georgia over the next 18 months, which is expected to create an additional 1,000 new jobs in Greater Atlanta, including full-time and part-time positions. The home improvement retailer has already created more than 5,000 new jobs in Georgia over the last five years.

bmw aug05 Shares of BMW AG were losing around 5 percent in German trading after the luxury car maker reported Wednesday a loss in its second quarter, compared to prior year's profit as demand was hit hard by coronavirus pandemic. Looking ahead, the company said it is cautiously optimistic for second half of the year, and reaffirmed fiscal 2020 outlook.

isaias aug05 Tropical Storm Isaias entered Canada losing strength after killing at least five people as it ripped through the East Coast of the United States on Tuesday. Two people were killed by tornadoes in a mobile home park in Windsor, North Carolina, and three others died from fallen trees in New York, Delaware and Maryland. More than 3 million people were left without power as the storm unleashed flood

wallstreet 0805 Initial signs from the U.S. Futures Index suggest that Wall Street might open moderately higher. Asian shares ended mixed, while European shares finished positive. U.S. job report as well as negotiations on a U.S. Covid-19 relief bill might get investor attention on Thursday. PMI Services Index...

wallstreet oct10 05aug20 After ending yesterday's choppy trading session mostly higher, stocks may see further upside in early trading on Wednesday. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 215 points.

virginatlantic aug05 Billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic has filed for Chapter 15 bankruptcy protection in the United States after being hit hard by travel restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic. The process is part of the British airline's restructuring plan as it is seeking a 1.2 billion pounds rescue deal in the U.K. The airline also filed a proceeding in the high court in London for its restructuri

humana aug05 Humana Inc. (HUM) reported second quarter adjusted earnings per share of $12.56 compared to $6.05, previous year. On average, 22 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected the company to report profit per share of $10.27, for the quarter. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items. Second...

uscoronavirus aug05 After a brief lull, the daily COVID deaths and infections began to show an uptick in the United States. After the number of new coronavirus cases in the country remaining under 50000 for four consecutive days, 53,803 additional infections were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the national total to 4771519. Still, this is a better situation when compared to last week, when there were an aver

stockmarkets jan02 05aug20 European stocks rose sharply on Wednesday as investors parsed through a slew of corporate earnings and looked forward to further progress in U.S. stimulus talks. Sentiment was also boosted after survey data showed the euro zone's private sector grew at its fastest rate in over two years in July. The...

ukservice aug03 05aug20 The UK service sector logged its strongest growth in five years in July as the phased reopening of business operations lifted corporate and household spending, final data from IHS Markit showed Wednesday. The final IHS Markit/Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply services Purchasing Managers' Index rose to 56.5 in July from 47.1 in June. The flash score was 56.6.

eurozonepmi 022117 05aug20 After four months of contraction, the euro area private sector expanded at the fastest pace since mid-2018 as easing of Covid-19 lockdown restrictions boosted demand and expectations, final data from IHS Markit showed Wednesday. The IHS Markit final composite output index rose to 54.9 in July from 48.5 in June. The flash reading was 54.8.

bluecheese aug05 H-E-B has issued an all-store recall for Blue Cheese Salmon Burgers citing the presence of an undeclared allergen, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced. The products contain wheat, a known allergen, which is not declared on the product label. Consumers with allergy or severe sensitivity to wheat may get serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.

stockmarkets dec17 05aug20 European stocks may open a tad higher on Wednesday despite diminishing hopes of an economic recovery and worsening U.S.-China relations. Asian markets are trading mixed after reports that the U.S. and China will meet later this month to discuss compliance with their phase-one trade deal. High-level...

ipo aug05 In the healthcare sector, 14 companies made their debut on the NASDAQ last month. Let's take a look at the U.S. healthcare IPOs scheduled for tomorrow (August 6).

preview oct03 05aug20 Final Purchasing Managers' survey results from euro area and the UK are due on Wednesday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news. At 3.00 am ET, the Czech Statistical Office releases retail sales data for June. Sales are forecast to climb 3.6 percent on year, reversing a 0.7 percent drop in May. In the meantime, retail sales data is due from Hungary.

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