The current and former sales employees said managers now urge Tesla sales advisors to complete each vehicle delivery within 15 minutes, which entails completing customer paperwork, making sure the customers are happy with the quality of their car and educating them on how to use unique features such as Tesla's touch-screen dashboard controls and Autopilot, their advanced driver assistance systems. Probes of big tech are ongoing by the Department of Justice, Federal Trade Commission and state law enforcement, while presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders have said that the companies should be split apart. Apple is widely expected to launch its first 5G iPhones this fall, and some analysts have predicted a new super cycle of sales tied to the new wireless technology. The impeachment articles in part allege that Trump held up Congressionally approved military aid to Ukraine as leverage to get the Ukrainians to announce investigations into the Bidens, in an attempt to abuse the power of the presidency for his personal political gain in the 2020 election. Consolidation has been expected for years, but buying up low-asset ETFs does not necessarily lead to scale efficiency: "There are fewer appealing dance partners by the day," Ben Johnson, Director of Global ETF Research at Morningstar said

11 am: WHO officials hold press conference on coronavirus as outbreak worsensWHO is holding its third press briefing at 11:30 a. That might mean that they've spent their entire kitty and then don't have enough cash to buy something they want later. "Reached for comment, May told CNBC in an email she's "super excited about the release. Big customers like JetBlue Airways have faced delivery delays for their Airbus A320 jets as a result of the factory problems. On top of that, you know you should have a couple of months' expenses stashed away in case of an emergency, not to mention the need to save for retirement

The virus appears less virulent," said Peter Boockvar, chief investment officer at Bleakley Global Advisors. Morgan, scoffed at the notion that there was a disconnect between the Business Roundtable's stakeholder capitalism and Muilenburg's board-seat. That's because of an effort aimed at clarifying sources of information, according to the company. "We are a large continent with a small population, so considering the emissions reduction targets we've committed to on a per capita basis we will be more than halving emissions and indeed we will be reducing the emissions intensity in our economy by two-thirds," he said. "To a degree still difficult for outsiders to absorb, China is preparing to shape the twenty-first century much as the United States shaped the twentieth," wrote Evan Osnos in a New Yorker opus this month

"If the environment is encouraging and conducive to additional gains, they want to be part of it. 's ability to protect its domestic manufacturers from imports. Norwegian Cruise Line is beginning to screen passengers departing from Chinese ports, according to a company spokesperson. The House delivered articles of impeachment to the upper chamber on Wednesday, and the Senate could take weeks to decide whether to convict Trump and remove him from office. Investors fled to safe government bonds in 2019 amid recession fears, and the Federal Reserve's rate cuts also pushed the yields down

Sanders' recent run-up in the polls has rattled some investors, who favor President Donald Trump's policies and have been hoping he will remain in office. While human driver provides no input unless required, they stay with their hands floating above the steering wheel, so engineers back at home base can compare simulation to actual performance. Penney shares, which trade under $1, were down more than 5% Tuesday afternoon. Kelman replaces Rupal Shah Hollenbeck, a former Intel executive who left earlier this month. "There is an overwhelming case, beyond any reasonable doubt, that the president betrayed the country by withholding federal funds appropriated by Congress, breaking the law in doing so, in order to extort a foreign government into intervening in our election to embarrass a political opponent," Nadler said at the press conference

" - Sheetz2:33 pm: Powell makes first mention of coronavirus"Some of the uncertainties around trade have diminished recently and there are some signs that global growth may be stabilizing after declining since mid-2018," Powell said. "Planting trees is very good of course, but it is nowhere near enough," she said. m TIC dataMajor earnings:Morgan Stanley (before the bell)Charles Schwab (before the bell)CSX (after the bell)— With reporting from CNBC's Michael Bloom. Trump on Wednesday defended the decision to target Soleimani, who has been blamed for the deaths of hundreds of Americans in the Middle East. "Like those from Taiwan, South Korean firms also turned out to CES in larger numbers, up 20% from last year with 294 total companies

8% annually, the biggest annual increase in almost four years. Why, because it's kicking butt and I've got to tell you it looks a lot like an American company, except for it's got faster sales than almost any company on earth. Democratic presidential candidate South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg answers questions at the U. There were inflows of $39 billion for global equities in the fourth quarter, which was the biggest inflow since 2018. Investment firm Stephens kicked off the new year by rolling out its 'best ideas', a list of small cap stocks which typically beats the market

Quint Tatro, chief investment officer at Joule Financial, wasn't so sure. " Stern, who died Sunday at the age of 77, three weeks after being hospitalized for a sudden brain hemorrhage, is survived by his wife, Dianne, and their sons, Andrew and Eric. "The two highlighted Alibaba as an example of the types of investments they see as central to SoftBank's long-term success. Fifth Third (FITB) – The bank reported quarterly profit of 96 cents per share, well above the consensus estimate of 72 cents a share. Some investors had worried that Lululemon may have experienced the kind of weaker sales in its women's business that plagued Kohl's during the holiday season, Cramer said

The former Goldman Sachs president played an instrumental role in formulating Trump's tax policy, but he clashed with protectionists in the administration on the issue of tariffs. Lebanon, which has no extradition treaty with Japan, has said Ghosn entered the country legally. "Barnett said Amazon uses a variety of tactics to "bully" businesses, such as threatening to send excess inventory back at a cost to the company. "This year's IRS appropriation is just more of what we've seen over a decade of decline," Weinberger said in the report. ) If the bull market and expansion does continue for a bit, this is the time to get your ducks in a row--before the next downturn

Candidates have tried to leverage their foreign policy records to garner support amid the sharpened focus on Iran. , has indicated she will support the deal revised to include Democratic changes, Sen. The president told CNBC in a Davos interview Wednesday, "They get paid to borrow money, something I could get used to very quickly. That coincides with a drop in the company's operating margin, which fell from 45% in 2018 to 34% in 2019. PRAKASH SINGH | AFP | Getty ImagesA former CIA officer told CNBC on Thursday that it's likely Iran will carry out small-scale cyberattacks to avoid U