Brent crude oil eased on Monday, but remained on track for its strongest first quarter in eight years thanks to a growing belief among investors that OPEC's supply cuts will prevent a build-up in unused fuel.
CNBC. Mon, 18 Feb 2019 10:49 GMT.
Trump's demand in December for $5.7 billion from Congress to help build a wall on the southern border triggered a 35-day closure of about a quarter of the federal government. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 13 Feb 2019 03:52:37 -0500.
Dunkin' Brands' (DNKN) sales-building initiatives are likely to support revenue growth in the fourth quarter of 2018 while high operating costs are likely to dent earnings.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Fri, 01 Feb 2019 14:29:00 GMT.
"We delivered strong organic sales in the second quarter, building on our first quarter momentum, which enables us to increase our outlook for the year," P&G chief David Taylor says.
CNBC. Wed, 23 Jan 2019 11:56 GMT.
The shutdown, which affects about a quarter of the federal government, started on Dec. 22 amid demands by President Donald Trump that Congress give him $5.7 billion this year to help build a wall on the country's border with Mexico. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 22 Jan 2019 18:44:02 -0500.
The word quarter is a noun. Quarter means (1) piece of leather that comprises the part of a shoe or boot covering the heel and joining the vamp, (2) the rear part of a ship, (3) a district of a city having some distinguishing character, (4) an unspecified person, (5) a United States coin worth one fourth of a dollar, (6) a quarter of a hundredweight (28 pounds), (7) a quarter of a hundredweight (25 pounds), (8) one of four equal parts, (9) one of the four major division of the compass, (10) a fourth part of a year; three months, (11) one of four periods into which the school year is divided, (12) a unit of time equal to 15 minutes or a quarter of an hour, (13) one of four periods of play into which some games are divided.
Quarter is also a verb that means (1) divide by four; divide into quarters, (2) divide into quarters, (3) pull (a person) apart with four horses tied to his extremities, so as to execute him, (4) provide housing for (military personnel).