Rising geopolitical tensions, political violence, and separatist
movements combined with falling commodity prices are exacerbating
political risks and further highlighting challenges for direct foreign
investors, according to the 2015
Political Risk Map and report , released today by Marsh, a global
leader in insurance broking and risk management.
Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD), a leading global manufacturer and
supplier of high-quality application specific standard products within
the broad discrete, logic and analog semiconductor markets, today
introduced a family of PWM controllers designed to improve operating
efficiency and eliminate no-load losses.
Access to a suite of traffic information from SiriusXM for Volvo customers buying vehicles equipped with the latest generation of Volvo Sensus Connect
Volvo customers also able to view local and national weather radar maps, receive on-screen weather alerts, storm information, and check detailed current and 5-day forecasts NEW YORK , Dec.
KB Home (NYSE: KBH), one of the nation’s largest and most recognized
homebuilders, today announced the grand opening of its KB Home Design
Studio in Centennial, a retail-like showroom where home shoppers can
explore a wide assortment of bold and extensive design choices,
forward-thinking energy-efficient features and sophisticated home
Tesla Motors' stock (TSLA) slid 0.6% in morning trade Wednesday, and hit a seven-month low of $192.65 earlier in the session, after Morgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas cut Model 3 volume estimates and his stock price target to $290 from $320. The stock is in danger of a sixth-straight decline, and 13th over the past 14 sessions.
NEW YORK, NY --
By Andria Cheng, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Nike Inc. is scheduled to report its second-quarter earnings after the market closes Thursday, and the demand that met the Black Friday release of the company's 12th LeBron James signature shoe won't be the only talking point.
The Hershey Company (NYSE: HSY), in partnership with Project
Peanut Butter , today announced that the project’s newest
manufacturing facility – located in Kumasi, Ghana -- is now beginning
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
Putin press conference on tap Thursday
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks dropped Wednesday, resuming their recent run of losses as investors wrestle with economic and political uncertainty throughout the region.
21st Century Fox (NASDAQ:FOXA)(NASDAQ:FOX) and funds managed by
affiliates of Apollo Global Management, LLC (NYSE:APO) today announced
the completion of the transaction to create a leading global
multi-platform content provider, bringing together Endemol, Shine Group
and CORE Media.
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KANSAS CITY, MO--(Marketwired - December 17, 2014) - H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB), the world's largest consumer tax services provider, today announced its strong support for new legislation directing the Treasury Department to implement uniform standards for taxpayers claiming refundable credits.
Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) today announced the release of its new Grab
'n Go Digital Advanced Oxygen System, the latest evolution of its Grab
'n Go medical oxygen offerings, all-in-one portable units that have
become the go-to solution for many health care facilities.
Global listeners have become more sophisticated with their audio
preferences and have higher expectations regarding sound quality,
however, just one in four believe that their current systems are
delivering the premium sound they desire.
Shareholder rights law firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP has launched an
investigation into whether the board members of Volcano Corporation
(NASDAQ: VOLC) breached their fiduciary duties in connection with the
proposed sale of the company to Royal Philips NV.
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