Department of Transportation Issues Oil Train Security Rules

Department of Transportation Issues Oil Train Security RulesOn Friday, the Department of Transportation announced an emergency order that requires the crude oil and various flammable liquid hauling trains to slow down when they cross urban locations. The order also included several other precautions that are needed for increasing the security levels.

Government Recommends Stricter Rules for Brokers Advising on Retirement Accounts

Government Recommends Stricter Rules for Brokers Advising on Retirement AccountsThe U. S government proposed a new set of rules where the brokers managing the retirement accounts of American may be required to place the interest of the investor first.

Panera Bread Co.’s Shares Rise After Announcement of Buyback Program

Panera Bread Co.’s Shares Rise After Announcement of Buyback ProgramThe share prices of Panera Bread Co. increased the most in the last three years following the bakery's announcement to boost its stock buyback program amounting to $750 million. The bakery chain also said that it is planning to sell or franchise seventy three of its cafes.

UnitedHealth Raises Full Year Earnings Guidance following Augmented First Quarter Earnings

UnitedHealth Raises Full Year Earnings Guidance following Augmented First Quarter EarningsOn Thursday, health insurer, UnitedHealth Group Inc. announced a twenty nine percent boost in its earnings for the first quarter that ended on March 31. The company also raised its guidance for full year earnings. The health insurance company has benefited from the expansion of its health-services dealing and a lesser effect from medical costs.

Starwood Hotels Introduces its Second Collection of Independent Hotel brand ‘Tribute Portfolio™’

Starwood Hotels Introduces its Second Collection of Independent Hotel brand ‘Tribute Portfolio™’Today, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide launched the Tribute PortfolioT which will be one of the two of the company's collection of independent hotels.

Orange County Water District’s Supply Cut by Fifteen Percent

Orange County Water District’s Supply Cut by Fifteen PercentOn Tuesday, the legislation focused on issues of saving water effectively, was passed by the California committee.

Unanimous support was given to the two water bills for drought preparedness, that are authored by Senator Lois Wolk D-Solano.

Etsy : What can be Expected from its IPO

Etsy : What can be Expected from its IPOEtsy is the online marketplace where one can shop for handmade goods like bags, jewelry, vintage goods and more. It seems to be a potentially good player on the budding freelance economy.

Selling craft supplies on the e-commerce marketplace Etsy drew the loyal audience. It initial public offering have been priced at $16 per share, which could value the company at around $1.78 billion.

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