Tag: Price Setting

Vanguard changes pricing structure on mutual funds | Fund Strategy

Vanguard changes pricing structure on mutual funds | Fund Strategy

Vanguard has changed the pricing structure across its mutual funds to align it with the way costs are calculated among its peers. Funds across Vanguard’s UK and Ireland domiciled fund ranges now use swing pricing rather than single pricing, meaning that if the fund’s investors make large purchases or redemptions the price will be adjusted […]

What’s new in the ski mountains of Tahoe? | Slope Dope

What’s new in the ski mountains of Tahoe? | Slope Dope

Oh, there’s big news here. At last, the longed-for, dreamed-of, lusted-after new chairlift is going up. It’s a highspeed sixpack lift that will whisk grateful riders from the mid-mountain lodge to the peak nearly three times faster than before. The almost 10-minute ride now takes just over three minutes. And because the new off-ramp is […]

Pfizer, Amazon, President Trump, football, social injustice, global warming, American Airlines, racism | Dallas News

Pfizer, Amazon, President Trump, football, social injustice, global warming, American Airlines, racism | Dallas News

The shady nature of drug pricing was well illustrated in the news about the outcome of the Pfizer lawsuit against the Texas Health and Human Services Commission. Pfizer had filed a lawsuit for disclosing drug pricing and rebate information to two Texas legislators who were outside the inner circle of “need to know” individuals. Unsurprisingly, […]

Why furniture retailer Freedom Australia is cutting prices on 5,000 items and ditching flash sales | SmartCompany

Why furniture retailer Freedom Australia is cutting prices on 5,000 items and ditching flash sales | SmartCompany

Furniture retailer Freedom Australia says it is moving away from “potentially confusing” rolling sales in favour of an everyday low prices strategy, but one expert says completely removing the rush that sales events prompt could present challenges for the business. The 36-year-old furniture and homewares business told Inside Retail this week that its new strategy will […]

Using oil revenues to diversify the economy | The Worldfolio

Using oil revenues to diversify the economy | The Worldfolio

An interview with Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Singamanteri Colonel (Retired) Dato Seri Setia (Dr.) Awang Haji Mohammad Yasmin bin Haji Umar, Minister of Energy and Industry at the Prime Minister’s Office in Brunei You recently signed a nine-month extension to the voluntary oil production adjustment with OPEC and non-OPEC members in a bid to stabilize […]

Grainger Sheds 40 Canada Branches While Mid-Size Customers Drive Modest Q3 Sales Growth | Industrial Distribution

Grainger Sheds 40 Canada Branches While Mid-Size Customers Drive Modest Q3 Sales Growth | Industrial Distribution

Grainger — No. 2 on Industrial Distribution’s Big 50 List — reported its 2017 third quarter financials on Tuesday, led by a modest year-over-year (YoY) sales increase and a continued profit increase as the company provided an update on the results of its recent strategic pricing initiatives, which it initially announced in November of 2016 and then accelerated after […]

Apple (AAPL) iPhone X Profit Margins Can Make Up for Soft iPhone 8 Sales Analyst Says | TheStreet

Apple (AAPL) iPhone X Profit Margins Can Make Up for Soft iPhone 8 Sales Analyst Says | TheStreet

Shares of Apple gained 1.15% to $158.80 on Monday, after Hargreaves upgraded the stock from sector weight to overweight and set a target price of $187 per share. Apple shares are up almost 38% so far this year. Apple’s aggressive pricing strategy, an improved outlook for iPhone X margins and the App Store’s growth bode well […]

Facebook (FB) Unveils $199 Oculus Go, Slashes Rift Price | Nasdaq.com

Facebook (FB) Unveils $199 Oculus Go, Slashes Rift Price | Nasdaq.com

In a bid to popularize its virtual reality offerings among the masses, Facebook Inc FB has unveiled a new cheaper VR headset – Oculus GO.  It carries a price tag of $199, much lower than Oculus Rift, which, at the time of its launch, carried a price tag of $599. It is to be noted […]

Governments are cracking down on Uber because they don’t understand it | Rare

Governments are cracking down on Uber because they don’t understand it | Rare

So how does this two-sided market work? First, drivers choose which app to use based on the cost of the using the platform and the number of riders. Uber knows this, so it tries to attract as many riders to use the app as possible by offering them the service for free, and giving them […]

Pioneer CEO: Current oil price is what ‘we have to live within’ | Midland Reporter-Telegram

Pioneer CEO: Current oil price is what ‘we have to live within’ | Midland Reporter-Telegram

For those oil and gas operators awaiting higher oil prices, Tim Dove has a message: Stop waiting. “There is no more bust — this is the oil price,” said Dove, president and chief executive officer of Pioneer Natural Resources. He spoke as he awaited a reception honoring Pioneer hosted by the Midland Wildcat Committee Wednesday […]