U.S. construction industry leaders launch safety week

Executives from many of America’s leading construction companies united Monday to launch Safety Week, a period designed to showcase the growing, year-round industry commitment to preventing worker injuries. At a New York City news conference, executives.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMay 5th, 2015

Magna Continues To Rise Above Canada"s Dwindling Automotive Industry

Magna Continues To Rise Above Canada"s Dwindling Automotive Industry.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 27th, 2015

How much impact does government regulation have on the automotive sector?

Learn about how government regulation affects the automotive industry in terms of design, safety features, fuel-economy and expense......»»

Category: topSource: investopediaApr 20th, 2015

Crash, Bang, Boom: Leadership In The Auto Industry

Crashes, explosions, deaths. The automotive industry's track record on dealing with safety defects shows a complete failure of leadership. Crashes, explosions, deaths. The automotive industry's track record on dealing with safety defects shows a com.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesApr 15th, 2015

2015 Acura RDX: A Small Luxury SUV with Large Appeal

The U.S. automotive industry continues its upswing, rising roughly 5 percent last year. But Acura’s growth didn’t keep pace, clocking in at about 1.5 percent. Acura hopes to improve things going forward with a heavily revamped sedan line up. That’s .....»»

Category: topSource: forbesMar 23rd, 2015

Subaru"s new EyeSight technology is an auto industry game-changer

We've now reached a new phase in automotive safety. For several decades, it's been about reducing the chance of serious injury or death in a crash. Things like airbags, anti-lock brakes and crumple zones assume collisions are inevitable. Now, we're on the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 8th, 2015

Google to start selling auto insurance in the U.S., analyst says

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Google Inc may be moving into the U.S. auto insurance market with a shopping site for people to compare and buy policies, an analyst said on Thursday, as it continues to shift its attention to the automotive industry......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 9th, 2015

JetBlue Airways (JBLU) Stock Gains Today on Lower Fuel Costs

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Jetblue Airways shares are up 0.63% to $15.99 as the passenger airline continues to benefit from lower fuel costs as a result of falling oil prices. Industry standard Brent crude oil fell below $56 a barrel in early tradin.....»»

Category: topSource: thestreetJan 1st, 2015

Williams Companies (WMB) Stock Falls as Oil Drops Below $60 a Barrel

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Williams Companies shares are down 2.5% to $43.03 on Friday as the price of a barrel of oil continues to fall. A barrel of industry standard West Texas Intermediate sold for January delivery on the New York Mercantile Exch.....»»

Category: topSource: thestreetDec 13th, 2014

The 11 Countries with Most Cars in the World

We look at automotive stats with this list of the 11 countries with most cars in the world. It’s amazing how cars have evolved to what they are today. From being one of the most dangerous vehicles in the world, cars are now the norm and standard in pers.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyMay 25th, 2015

State Of Play: Unethical Activity Continues To Persist

The Street, The Bull And The Crisis: A Survey Of The US & UK Financial Services Industry Presented by The University of Notre Dame and Labaton Sucharow State Of Play: Unethical Activity Continues To Persist Nearly seven years after the global financial cr.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 23rd, 2015

Here"s everything we know about Takata and the largest recall in US automotive history

Last week, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced that Takata will declare 33.8 million vehicles defective because they are equipped with airbags that can explode and spray occupants with shards of metal. "U.S. Transportation Secreta.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 23rd, 2015

JMP Securities Lowered Intel Corporation Estimates On Ongoing PC Weakness

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) stock is a Sell rating at a price target of $27, says JMP Securities. Its checks show the PC industry weakness continues with weakness emerging in some segments of the server market as well. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC.....»»

Category: topSource: bidnessetcMay 22nd, 2015

Meet The CEO Boldly Putting Personal Profit Before Public Safety

We know that fracking is bad, but that just isn't slowing the industry down. One CEO is going so far as to have scientists fired so he can keep raking in the dollars. Nigel Roddis/Getty Images It’s becoming harder and harder to defend hydraulic frac.....»»

Category: economySource: wallstcheatsheetMay 22nd, 2015

Oil spill cleanup continues

As the Santa Barbara oil spill cleanup continues, the safety record of Plains All American Pipeline comes into question......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 22nd, 2015

SAPVoice: Transforming Insurance With The Internet Of Things

By Bob Cummings, Gobal Head of Insurance Business Unit, SAP Customer experience is the new industry standard – and the competitive edge – for insurance companies. They must cater to tech-savvy, mobile consumers who expect superior personalized servic.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesMay 22nd, 2015

Status quo on foreign equity in multi-brand retailing: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the decision taken by the previous United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government to allow 51 percent foreign equity in the country's multi-brand retail trade industry continues even as his party's views ........»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 22nd, 2015

Takata Agrees to Announce 33.8 Million Airbags as Faulty - Analyst Blog

This announcement by Takata will almost double the number of vehicles and trucks recalled due to the faulty airbag issue. Japan-based Takata, which is one of the leading global suppliers of automotive safety systems and products, recently agre.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMay 21st, 2015

More Food Industry Fines as the Feds Up Their Game

How does ConAgra Foods' agreement to pay a record fine pertaining to a recent salmonella outbreak indicate the effects of stepped-up food safety law enforcement? WSJ's Jesse Newman reports. Photo: Getty.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 21st, 2015

Advance Auto Parts (AAP) Q1 Earnings Miss Estimates, Rise 6.2% Y/Y - Tale of the Tape

Advance Auto Parts (AAP) Q1 Earnings Miss Estimates, Rise 6.2% Y/Y Advance Auto Parts (AAP) operates in the U.S. automotive aftermarket industry and is primarily engaged in selling replacement parts (excluding tires), accessories, batteri.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksMay 21st, 2015