They tried to save their own careers at the expense of investors by hiding the truth, ' said Steven Peikin, co-director of the SEC's enforcement division. Finally, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Rio Tinto PLC from a "hold" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $56.00 price target for the company in a research note on Saturday, October 7th.
Ford Motor Company is recalling 1.3 million trucks over a safety issue that may cause the vehicle's doors to open while driving. Dealers are to install the water shields and make repairs, if needed, for free. The recall comes not long after Ford outlined a plan to cut costs by $14 billion in order to help fund the development of future product - mainly hybrids and EVs.
As of late, the Street has taken a bit closer look at shares of Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Clearbridge Investments LLC increased its position in shares of Coca-Cola Company (The ) by 8.1% in the 1st quarter. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) gross margin percentage stands at 61.2% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 14.5 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 10.7 Percent.
The investigation also identified "significant confusion" regarding the role of unarmed aviation security officers, and blamed the Chicago Department of Aviation for a "fundamental failure to implement practical policies and procedures". Video of the incident , which shows the 69-year-old being dragged off the flight by security officers as passengers looked on horrified, went viral and made worldwide headlines.
Blockchain ledgering now may be thought of as a technology having more impact in the financial sector, though notably in retail, Walmart has worked with IBM and others to support use of blockchain for tracing accountability in complex food supply transaction for their global grocery efforts.
U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures jumped 0.89% to $51.91 a barrel, while Brent crude futures, the benchmark for oil prices outside the U.S., soared 1.22% to $57.88 a barrel. Along with these political developments, oil prices are also supported from the ongoing supply cuts to OPEC. USA crude prices were further supported by drillers cutting back the number of rigs looking for new production.