Tag: "raise"

Results for Tag "raise"

Risks to astronauts include unconventional rocket fuel systems and anticipated bombardment of spacecraft by tiny meteor fragments Updated Jan.12, 2018 6:39 a.

A potential merger between Qualcomm and Broadcom would create the world’s third-largest chip company Jan.ET Two large Chinese smartphone manufacturers said they are against the potential merger of chip giants Broadcom Ltd.

The 53-year-old NBC correspondent, who has been co-hosting the Today show’s fourth hour with Kathie Lee Gifford since 2008, will now join Guthrie as host between 7 a.An official from NBC did not respond to a request for comment about the salaries of Today show anchors.

Avoid Opening New Credit Card AccountsEven if you think you need to get another credit card to buy something, think again.The more credit you use in relation to your credit limits — which can occur if you close an account — the lower your credit score will be.

Dow Jones, a News Corp companyNews Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services Steel prices are up, but some say expansion is risky given continuing flood of cheap imports Updated Dec.ET Steelmakers are betting on the U.

The last time the federal minimum wage increased was in July 2009, from $6.However, now 18 states are taking matters into their own hands, raising the minimum wage, effective January 1, 2018.

”The Republican tax bill, which President Trump is likely to sign into law before Christmas, includes $1.Keith Parsons’ own tax bill will go up under the GOP plan, as it will for many of his clients.

GOP tax plan could lead companies to curb shifting of profits abroad—and could satisfy Trump’s protectionist instincts Dec.18, 2017 5:30 a.

However, that does leave nearly 200 companies in that index alone that either don't pay investors anything or didn't give them an income boost this year.For those investors who owned stingy stocks this year, it might be time to consider an upgrade.

Some drivers say they may retire rather than use the electronic logging devices, known in the industry as ELDs.That would reduce the number of trucks available for hire at a time when big rigs are already in short supply.

The bigger questions for the meeting ending today concern the path of policy in 2018 after a tax cut may have been signed into law Dec.ET The Federal Reserve is likely to raise short-term interest rates by a quarter percentage point after its two-day policy meeting concludes Wednesday, the fifth such increase since the Fed began raising rates from near zero two years ago.

TOKYO—Nintendo Co.is looking to expand tie-ups with software developers to strengthen its smartphone-game lineup after an early alliance aimed at cracking the fast-growing mobile market fell behind schedule, people familiar with the matter said.

Just about everyone has some products from Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) in their medicine cabinets, ranging from over-the-counter medicines like Tylenol and Benadryl to Band-Aid bandages.Image source: Johnson & Johnson.

The latest push to new records is being fueled by one thing, according to analysts: anticipation of bitcoin futures.On Sunday, the Cboe Futures Exchange will begin trading bitcoin futures (ticker symbol XBT), the first mainstream financial products tied to bitcoin.

Airports are seeking an $8 increase in fees on domestic round-trip tickets to pay for updates to aging facilities Dec.8, 2017 5:30 a.

That in turn has slowed its dividend growth, but investors hope that the headwinds that Philip Morris has faced could finally be about to turn around.Why has Philip Morris' dividend growth slowed over time?

WASHINGTON—Federal Reserve governor Jerome Powell signaled Tuesday he would stick to the same monetary-policy course his predecessor charted if he is confirmed as the central bank’s next leader, likely raising short-term interest rates in December and lifting them gradually higher in the next two years.He also told a Senate panel that, eight years after Congress enacted a sweeping rewrite of Wall Street regulations, he believes the rules are tough enough.

ET Taxes are going up around the world, but the U.2% of GDP in taxes last year, placing it 31st out of the research body’s 35 members.

Below, we'll take a closer look at how Altria has done lately and whether dividend investors should be concerned.What's happened with Altria's dividend lately?