Boeing's first-half deliveries up seven percent, orders surge past Airbus

Boeing's first-half deliveries up seven percent, orders surge past Airbus

SEATTLE (Reuters) – Boeing Co’s (BA.N) first-half aircraft deliveries rose more than 7 percent, lifted by demand for its bestselling 737 jetliners as airlines seek more fuel-efficient planes, and orders were more than double those of European rival Airbus SE (AIR.PA). FILE PHOTO: Boeing’s logo is seen during Japan Aerospace 2016 air show in Tokyo, […]

Ackman says Pershing Square Holdings up 0.1 percent this year

Ackman says Pershing Square Holdings up 0.1 percent this year

BOSTON (Reuters) – Two days after billionaire investor William Ackman told clients that he was making money across all his funds again, he said on Thursday that his publicly traded Pershing Square Holdings Ltd portfolio was barely in the black so far this year. William ‘Bill’ Ackman, CEO and Portfolio Manager of Pershing Square Capital […]

Study predicts 2018 flu vaccine will have 20 percent efficacy

Study predicts 2018 flu vaccine will have 20 percent efficacy

Top Story A Rice University study predicts that this fall’s flu vaccine — a new H3N2 formulation for the first time since 2015 — will likely have the same reduced efficacy against the dominant circulating strain of influenza A as the vaccine given in 2016 and 2017, due to viral mutations related to vaccine production […]

The 20 percent club: hedge fund stars of an industry rebound

The 20 percent club: hedge fund stars of an industry rebound

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A group of prominent hedge funds have roared back with market-trouncing returns in 2017, helping the industry score its best performance in at least four years in a surprise rebound for an often maligned pocket of Wall Street. FILE PHOTO: Larry Robbins, Founder, Portfolio Manager and CEO, Glenview Capital Management LLC., […]