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A Peek into Walt Disney Co Company Stock

A Peek into Walt Disney Co Company Stock

It has not been one of those glorious years for Burbank, California based Walt Disney but it has also not been a bad year. In the last twelve months, the company has lost fourteen percent of its value over worries related to cord-cutters taking its cable business down.

The stock at present hovering close to $100 raises questions whether a stock split will bring back investors who may have found it too 'expensive' to buy in even lots.

Solar Power Floods California Grid with Record 8,030 Megawatts Electricity

Solar Power Floods California Grid with Record 8,030 Megawatts Electricity

The booming renewable energy industry in California had a really bright day this week. The California Independent System Operator or ISO, the state's biggest power grid managed to generate a record amount of solar energy which is sufficient for providing  power to more than two million homes.

UAE construction firms required to hire Emirati health officers

UAE construction firms required to hire Emirati health officers

A new ruling, which will come into effect next year, will make it mandatory for all construction firms in the United Arab Emiratesto employ an Emirati health and safety officer.

The ruling will be introduced form the starting of next year and will be imposed on all the construction firms that have over 500 employees in the country, according to the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation.

Business occupancy falls 3% in Business Bay in Dubai

Business occupancy falls 3% in Business Bay in Dubai

According to the latest figures released, the official occupancy rates in the Business Bay recorded a fall of 3 per cent during the previous quarter.

The data showed that the occupancy level remained at just 60 per cent, which is the lowest among all of the Dubai's office sub-markets. The Core UAE's Q2 2016 Dubai Office Report showed that other prime central office locations in Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road and Downtown also recorded a fall of 6 per cent in the months from April to June, 2016.

Oil Prices Continued a Rollercoaster Ride Last Week

Oil Prices Continued a Rollercoaster Ride Last Week

Oil prices continued their rollercoaster ride in the past week.

Last week, the global oil markets saw prices go up and down as traders tracked the investors growing appetite for taking risk, as dollar fluctuated and the market was struck with supply glut concerns.

On Monday last week, crude futures started on the back foot with a slide as US drilling activity increased. Dollar strengthened and gained from better-than expected US jobs report in the past week.

PNC Reports Drop in Second Quarter Earnings Forecasts Modest Growth for Rest of the Year

PNC Reports Drop in Second Quarter Earnings Forecasts Modest Growth for Rest of

Pittsburgh based PNC Financial Services Group Inc., which runs the PNC Bank with a major branch in Milwaukee market reported a drop in profits in the second quarter.

The June quarter's net income was $989 million or $1.82 per diluted share. That is down from last year's $1 billion, or $1.88 per share in Q2.

Amazon Video App will Allow Storing Videos on SD Card for Offline Viewing

Amazon Video App will Allow Storing Videos on SD Card for Offline Viewing

When it comes to watching video on mobile, many options are open with the easiest being using streaming apps, like Netflix or Hulu.

However, the Amazon Prime members might choose to go with the Amazon Video Android app which is most probable to be installed on the subscriber's device and as Prime comes with an assortment of subscription-included video content which its members can watch.

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