World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) CEO Vince McMahon is no longer a billionaire after he lost an estimated $350 million in one day, per multiple reports.
May 20 2014, 9:39pm CDT
Source: The Journal of Commerce
Second-quarter volume increases have hampered Norfolk Southern’s ability to bring up train velocities after a cripplingly harsh winter.
NS COO Mark Manion pointed to the train speed issue during the company’s second-quarter earnings call yesterday. Norfolk Southern saw a volume increase o ...
Full article at: The Journal of Commerce
14 hours ago, 3:21pm CDT
Ankle Has Been an Issue Since Spring Ball
May 19 2014, 4:42pm CDT
Source: Canadian Business Online
IMPERIAL, Pa. – The Dick’s Sporting Goods chain has laid off 478 Professional Golfers’ Association teaching pros months after the company reported that sales of golf gear are dwindling.
Based in the Pittsburgh suburb of Findlay Township, Dick’s operates more than 500 stores nationwide, most under the Dick’s name. Those stores sell golf equipment as do 79 stores the chain operates under the Golf Galaxy name. Dick’s still employs PGA pros at its Golf Galaxy stores, but not ...
Full article at: Canadian Business Online
16 hours ago, 1:38pm CDT
Source: Ebeling Hefferman Live Trading News
LiqTech International Inc., (NYSE MKT: LIQT), a clean technology company that manufactures and markets highly specialized filtration technologies, today announced that it will conduct a conference call on July 29th at 11am ET to discuss the recent stock offering and LiqTech’s announcement that it has reached an agreement to acqui ...
Full article at: Ebeling Hefferman Live Trading News
17 hours ago, 12:03pm CDT
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dish says it plans to launch its Internet-delivered TV service by year's end on mobile devices, game...
May 9 2014, 10:57pm CDT
Source: The Business Insider
Two analysts have agreed the growth of Twitter's user base is slowing more than previously thought. That puts huge pressure on CEO Dick Costolo, who has vowed to restart growth among new users of Twitter. He has ordered parts of the app be redesigned and shuffled product management to achieve that. The problem is that for months, Wall Street has been focused on the number of Twitter's monthly active users (MAUs). Analysts see that nu ...
Full article at: The Business Insider
18 hours ago, 10:52am CDT
Source: Business Insider
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg let slip a huge piece of news on his earnings call yesterday in terms of the way Facebook will develop e-commerce revenues in the future: a payments system will eventually be developed for Messenger, Facebook's mobile messaging app. Zuckerberg warned, somewhat testily, that payments were coming in the long-run, "years," to be precise, not the short-run. Facebook wasn't going to take "the cheap and easy approach and just try to p ...
Full article at: Business Insider
20 hours ago, 8:42am CDT
Tesla Motors is moving fast with its plan to build what it calls a “gigafactory” for maing battery cells and packs for...
May 8 2014, 1:28pm CDT