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AT&T faces potential weekend strike

The most visible effect of the strike will be closure of some AT&T retail stores and slowdowns at call centers. The contracts at stake account for only 13% of the company's employees, he added. Rather than keeping those good-paying jobs here at home, AT&T has contracted with third-party vendors operating in countries with low wages and weak labor protections.


AutoZone, Inc. (AZO) Q3 Profit & Revenue Miss The Mark

AutoZone, Inc. (AZO) Q3 Profit & Revenue Miss The Mark

One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating, nine have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Also, insider William W. Graves sold 12,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, March 1st. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this hyperlink .


Greece deal must be reached by 15 June, says European commissioner

Greece deal must be reached by 15 June, says European commissioner

The spokesman said that a difference of opinion between the International Monetary Fund and Berlin as regards the level of debt relief for Greece and the size of primary surplus targets had been partially bridged but certain issues remain to be clarified.


Pound falls versus yen after Manchester blast

Pound falls versus yen after Manchester blast

Sterling eased nearly 0.1 percent to $1.299, recovering some earlier losses. Sterling was down 0.2% at 144.36 yen after weakening to as much as 144.06. The Australian dollar rose 0.1 per cent to $0.7489 and the New Zealand dollar nudged up 0.2 per cent to a one-month high of $0.7010. But the rise in political tension has coincided with a worse run of US data that has undermined market expectations of further interest rate rises - or at least the scale of them - this year, weakening the ...


Hot Performer of the day: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

Hot Performer of the day: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

Wal now has $242.49 billion valuation. Most recently the shares moved 1.03% landing at a price of $78.77. Another trade for 4.54M shares valued at $320.41M was made by WALTON JIM C on Tuesday, February 28. Goldman Sachs maintained the shares of WMT in report on Wednesday, April 6 with "Neutral" rating. As per Monday, August 22, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets.