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2014-09-11 23:09:16

GIA initiates research coverage on the global “Aluminum Die-Castings” market, as part of its ongoing multiple research projects on diverse industries. The soon to be released report identifies growing automobile production, increasing use of lightweight metal in automotive components & expanding applications in infrastructure development, as primary growth drivers in the market. San Jose, California (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – GIA is pleased to announce...

2014-09-11 16:23:07

CALGARY, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - For the third year in a row, Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX: CVE) (NYSE: CVE) has been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index. The company has also been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the fifth consecutive year. The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices recognize companies around the world for leadership in corporate responsibility. "We work hard to integrate social and environmental considerations into...

2014-09-11 12:30:27

NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) continues to see strong adoption of 4G smartphones and tablets in third-quarter 2014, according to comments made today by Chairman and CEO Lowell McAdam at an investor conference here. McAdam said that retail postpaid net additions are more than 40 percent higher in the quarter-to-date than a year ago. In third-quarter 2013, Verizon reported 927,000 retail postpaid net additions. The percentage of...

2014-09-11 12:23:41

New Index is a Factor Weighted, Broad-Market Commodity Index with a Modified Roll NEW YORK, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI), one of the world's leading providers of financial market indices, and Research Affiliates, a global leader in innovative indexing and asset allocation strategies, announced today the launch of the Dow Jones RAFI Commodity Index. The Index offers a factor based approach that uses signals intended to generate outperformance,...

2014-09-10 23:07:11

Trading Advantage Celebrates 20 years of Trading Education by Giving Away $1,000 to the 20 People who can guess the closest to the closing value of the DOW - Plus a Chance to Win $1 Million (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Trading Advantage’s “20 for Twenty Contest” and the chance to win $1,000 and potentially $1,000,000 ends at midnight tonight. Until September 11 at 12:00 AM, contestants can log on to win.tradingadvantage.com and guess the closing price of the Dow Jones Industrial...

2014-09-10 20:22:04

The "dinosaur has no clothes": Exxon underperforms vs. S&P 500 by 8% for past five years due to overspending on risky replenishment of reserves OAKLAND, Calif., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the Carbon Tracker Initiative (CTI) issued a report finding that ExxonMobil (XOM) - the largest U.S. energy company -- is significantly underestimating the risks to its business model from investments in higher cost, higher carbon reserves; increasing national and subnational climate...

2014-09-10 12:32:40

Leadership role reflects widespread adoption of IBM's strategy to apply storage virtualization, global file system software to clients' growing Big Data challenges ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that International Data Corp. (IDC) has ranked IBM as the top ranking supplier of Software Defined Storage Platforms (SDS-P) in its latest Worldwide Storage Software QView for the second quarter 2014, based on software revenue. The ranking...

2014-09-10 08:33:25

LONDON, September 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amex Insiders, the ultimate concierge service, today unveiled their exclusive London Fashion Week 'uniforms'; bespoke jackets created by world renowned British designer OSMAN. The Amex Insiders will be on hand throughout the week to offer event support and more. From confirming show times and venue locations, to making dinner reservations and even dashing to cobblers or dry cleaners, the Amex Insiders un-complicate the LFW schedule...

2014-09-10 08:23:40

Top 25 American Companies Invested More Than $152 Billion In The U.S. Last Year WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Which U.S. companies are betting on America's future? The Progressive Policy Institute (PPI) today released U.S. Investment Heroes of 2014: Investing at Home in a Connected World ranking the top 25 American companies by their capital spending in the United States. For the third year in a row, AT&T was at the top of the Investment Hero list with...

net neutrality spectrum auction
2014-09-10 05:28:01

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler is considering holding wireless service providers to the same Net Neutrality rules that apply to wired broadband companies, and is considering calling off next year’s spectrum auction unless firms demonstrate that they are willing to commit serious money to the cause. According to Reuters reporter Alina Selyukh, Wheeler told those in attendance at a wireless industry...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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