Day: January 25, 2018

Tess Torelli January 25, 2018

The iQOS tobacco heating system contains three parts: a holder, tobacco stick and a charger. The pen-like device contains a ceramic and gold plate that heats Philip Morris-branded tobacco sticks up to 350 degrees Celsius. Tobacco in cigarettes burns at temperatures at or greater than 600 degrees Celsius. The tobacco sticks are designed specifically for […]

Tess Torelli January 25, 2018

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday he wants to increase the level of U.S. trade but warned that measures will be taken where trade practices are deemed unfair. “I would say the U.S. has the most open trading market in the world and the most open investment market in the world,” Mnuchin said during a […]

Tess Torelli January 25, 2018

Shares of Starbucks fell 3 percent on Thursday after the company posted same-store sales growth and revenue that missed analyst expectations. Same-store sales came up short in all of the company’s regions. However, growth in China was robust, with same-store sales rising 6 percent on the back of a 6 percent increase in transactions. “China […]

Tess Torelli January 25, 2018

American Airlines on Thursday posted better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings and higher revenue, thanks to strong global demand and last-minute bookings. The largest U.S. airline reported revenue was $10.6 billion, in line with expectations, and up from $9.8 billion in the last three months of 2016. In the last three months of 2017, American’s revenue for each […]

Tess Torelli January 25, 2018

Jonathan Ernst | Reuters President Donald Trump tours new cars with auto industry leaders, including Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne (L), at the American Center for Mobility, a test facility for driverless car technology for American Manufactured Vehicles in Ypsilanti Township, Michigan, U.S. March 15, 2017. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles boosted margins in its main profit […]

Tess Torelli January 25, 2018

Patrick Pouyanne, chief executive of oil giant Total, told Giftofaservant Wednesday that international oil markets were rebalancing thanks to the “historic” oil deal between OPEC and non-OPEC producers. “Frankly this discipline has worked,” Pouyanne said at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. “But let’s be clear. I think the market has also reacted, it’s […]

Tess Torelli January 25, 2018

I was on Fox for 10 years really, 2002 to 2012. I think it was pretty good. It was a little tilted right? Sure. Now Fox is sort of — 75 percent of it seems to be birther-like coverage of different issues. That’s been, I think, bad. And you put that together with the social […]

Tess Torelli January 25, 2018

Whether you’ve used bitcoin as an investment or as a currency, you owe taxes on it. As far as Uncle Sam is concerned, bitcoin is not currency. It’s property. That means whenever you buy something with bitcoin, it’s two transactions, not one. What you’re actually doing is selling a property (bitcoin) for a cash value […]