48 min ago
Transparency Promised for Science's Most Misused and Most Vilified Metric
Thomson Reuters vows to be clearer in the future about the "impact factor," an annual ranking of more than 10,000 scientific journals Intended to help librarians choose journals, the venerable impact factor is now widely misused as a proxy for the quality of research articles.
3 hrs ago
NPG Librarian Gateway
Light: Science and Applications ranks fourth in optics with first impact factor
Contact: Zhang Li Corporate Communications Manager Greater China Macmillan Science and Education T: 86 21 2422 5047 firstname.lastname@example.org Light: Science & Applications , the open access journal from Nature Publishing Group has today received its first impact factor of 8.476, coming fourth among 82 journals in optics, according to the 2013 Journal ... (more)
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Thomson Reuters Profit Beats Analysts' Estimates on Cuts
Thomson Reuters Corp. , the provider of financial data and news, reported second-quarter profit that beat analysts' estimates as cost cuts buoyed results.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Wall Street ends down
US stocks fell on Tuesday, dropping in a broad selloff as a weak outlook from courier company UPS weighed on sentiment and pressured transportation stocks.
The Washington Post
London Gold Fixing Seen Getting New Administrator This Year
The banks that conduct the century- old gold fixing and the London Bullion Market Association will seek proposals next month for a new administrator to run a revamped process for the benchmark by year-end.
Thomson Reuters PT Raised to $40.00
The firm currently has an "outperform" rating on the stock. RBC Capital's price objective points to a potential upside of 7.90% from the company's current price.
Wall Street Journal
Twitter's Earnings: New Metrics, User Growth and Other Areas to Watch
Last quarter, Twitter reported 255 million monthly active users, up 5.8 percent from the previous quarter but not enough to satisfy investors.
UPDATE 1-Eaton tempers full-year profit forecast, shares fall
U.S. manufacturer Eaton Corp lowered the top end of its full-year profit forecast on Tuesday due to weaker margins in its electrical systems business, sending its shares down more than 3 percent.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
UPDATE 2-Pandora Media profit forecast below analysts' estimates, shares fall
Pandora Media Inc forecast current quarter adjusted profit below analysts' estimates as it plans to plow money back into the business.
Wall Street Journal
Amazon Earnings: The Cloud, That Elusive Profit and Other Areas to Watch
With that in mind, investors will be looking for any details about how all these services are performing and how they fit together into Amazon's long-term strategy.
UPDATE 1-Nasdaq reports higher second quarter earnings
Transatlantic exchange operator Nasdaq OMX Group Inc on Thursday reported a higher second-quarter profit, as it absorbed recent acquisitions and revenue increased across its business units.
Bolivia's new law allowing child labour at 10 breaches ...
Carlos Cachari Ticona, 12, a leader of Bolivia's Union of Child and Adolescent Workers , speaks to the media at the National Congress building in La Paz, on Jan. 8, 2014.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Facebook profit soars and revenue beats expectations
Facebook turned in another strong financial performance in its second quarter, as profit soared and revenue beat Wall Street expectations for the ninth consecutive quarter.
Thomson Reuters Increases OTC Data Coverage through Expanded Partnership with BGC Partners
Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, and BGC Partners, Inc. , a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced a strategic agreement to expand customer access to over-the-counter pricing data.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Brendan Quinn Joins Imagine Software Inc. as Director of Sales
Based in New York, Quinn will oversee sales for Imagine's New York, London, Hong Kong and Sydney offices.
Wall Street Journal
Recap: Apple's 3Q Earnings and Conference Call
Per-share profit came in at $1.28, compared with the expected $1.23, a number adjusted for Apple's Apple holds a conference call at 5 p.m. ET.
Why Apple (AAPL) Stock Is Down In After-Hours Trading Tuesday
NEW YORK -- Apple AAPL was falling -0.8% to $94.01 after-hours Tuesday after missing analysts' expectations for revenue in the third quarter, and guiding below estimates for the fourth quarter.
Climate change wins precarious slot in proposed development goals
Labourers plant saplings in a paddy field on the outskirts of the eastern Indian city of Bhubaneswar on July 19, 2014.
UPDATE 1-Gannett profit and revenue led by TV stations
Newspaper and broadcast company Gannett Co reported higher revenue and earnings on Tuesday, benefiting from its acquisition of Belo's TV stations.
Thomson Reuters Calculates Benchmarks For Three Of Africa's Most Dynamic Economies
Starting this week, Thomson Reuters Benchmark Services Ltd will operate currency benchmarks for the Kenyan shilling, Ghanaian cedi and Zambian kwacha, beginning a process which will see the benchmarks move from a manual telephone-based system to a state-of-the-art automated analysis, ensuring the integrity and transparency of the rates.