IHS Markit

News24.com | Mnangagwa: More of the same for suffering Zimbabwe?

Even before Robert Mugabe's resignation, many Zimbabweans have tempered their yearning for his downfall with the knowledge that his likely successor …

Africa

Big Oil will lose grip on global vehicle market in less than 25 years: study

The latest study on the future of transportation paints an increasingly dim picture for the oil industry, though it suggests that the industry is in …

Autos

Europe's Economy on Pace for Best Q4 in a Decade as Job Growth Roars

Europe's economy is heading into the final months of the year riding its hottest pace of growth since 2011, according to private data published …

Business

Expect Ryanair to recover reputation following recent crisis: IHS Markit

IHS Markit's Head of Aviation John Sneller speaks about how airlines will fare as the winter peak travel season gets underway.

Economy

Households squeezed as credit dries up, survey finds

Household budgets are being squeezed as they find it increasingly difficult to borrow, according to a survey conducted by IHS Markit.<p>Credit availability in November has fallen at its fastest rate for two-and-a-half years. This shortage comes as demand for borrowing has risen every month since June …

Economy

Change HR Policies To Adapt To Demands Of Employees -- Talentcorp

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 20 -- There is a crucial need for organisations to look into their human resource policies and quickly adapt to the demands of …

The Workplace

UK households feel the pinch as budget nears, Christmas sales seen down

LONDON (Reuters) - British households felt more of a squeeze on their finances this month, a survey by data firm IHS Markit showed on Monday, and …

Economy

Will Electronic Arts’ Waffling Torpedo Star Wars Battlefront's Revenue?

After the Thursday announcement that it would suspend microtransactions in its highly anticipated game <i>Star Wars Battlefront II</i>, stock in game …

Gaming

U.S. Manufacturing Rebounds In October, In Line With PMI

US manufacturing production rebounded in October from hurricane-related disruptions in prior months, confirming earlier signals from IHS Markit's PMI …

Business

Rolling Thunder Forecast for Booming Cloud Market

There is a broad consensus among industry analysts and the vendors they track that enterprise adoption of cloud services is booming. The only …

Alibaba Group

E*TRADE Downgraded by IHS Markit, Citing Slowdown in ETF Inflows | Investopedia

E*TRADE saw its rating downgraded to negative from neutral by IHS Markit, which expressed concerns about a slowdown in inflows to exchange-traded …

Economy

SD-WAN market is a two-horse race

Consolidation and acquisitions are underway in the software-defined wide area network (SD-WAN) market as vendors race to include SD-WAN technology in …

SD-WAN

This is how much the iPhone X costs to make, according to IHS Markit

by Seung Lee<p>As the iPhone X has made the biggest technological leap for Apple smartphones in several years, a new study has done the maths to figure …

IPhone X

MARKETS LIVE: All eyes on retail sales update

After yesterday’s wages and jobs date attention turns to an expected retail sales update.

Economy

Here's how much it reportedly costs to build the iPhone X

• <b>IHS Markit estimates it costs just $370 to build, more expensive than previous models.</b>• <b><br>Tim Cook has openly disputed these published cost estimates.</b>• <b><br>The estimates leave out shipping costs as well as other capital investments.</b><p>Market analysts with IHS Markit recently published a cost analysis of Apple's …

Stocks

3 surprising predictions about the auto industry in 2040

Study sees some highly counterintuitive trends in cars.<p>Global vehicle sales will decline over the next two decades as consumers embrace on-demand ride services like Uber, but demand for oil will keep rising, according to a study released Tuesday.<p>Another counterintuitive finding from the study by …

Autos

Report predicts oil industry may lose grip on auto market by 2040

The oil industry could lose its century-old grip on the transportation market by 2040 as consumers turn to electric cars, ride-hailing apps and other …

Oil

'Black cloud' for retailers ahead of Christmas as spending drops at fastest rate in 4 years

• <b>Visa/IHS Markit data shows 2% decline in October consumer spending, fastest drop since September 2013.</b>• <b><br>High Street sales down 5% and clothing sales down 9%.</b>• <b><br>Separate BRC/Springboard survey finds 2% decline in "footfall" on UK High Streets in October, which Springboard exec calls "a black trading</b> …

Economy

That $1,000 iPhone X actually costs about $370 to make, report claims

Saving for an iPhone X? Perhaps you’ve sold a car or taken an extra job to finance the ultra-expensive new Apple phone?<p>Well, you’ll probably be …

IPhone X

The iPhone X Costs $999. Here’s How Much Apple Spends to Make One

The slew of new features definitely add to the price<p>The long-awaited iPhone X arrived last week to much fanfare – and some comments about how …

IPhone X

Xbox One X Sales Have Been 'Incredible,' GameStop Nearly Sold Out Of Initial Allotment

This week, Microsoft’s released its biggest gaming project since the original Xbox One: the Xbox One X, a beast of a console designed for 4K gaming, meant to operate like a high-end gaming PC in a smaller package geared towards the living room. And despite some early caution based on a high price …

Gaming Consoles

​iPhone X: This is how much it costs to make one, in components

Apple's new flagship phone retails at $999, but how much do the components add up to?<p>Engineers at IHS Markit have taken the new iPhone X to pieces …

IPhone X

IHS Markit: iPhone X Costs $370.25 to Build

Adopting OLED is expensive.<p>Just yesterday, TechInsights estimated that <b>Apple</b>'s (NASDAQ:AAPL) new iPhone X could have a bill of materials (BOM) of …

Investing

Worldwide PMI Surveys Start Fourth Quarter On A Strong Note

Global economic growth edged up to the joint-highest in two-and-a-half years in October, continuing the steady pace of expansion seen throughout the …

Economy

October Eurozone PMI Sets The Scene For Another Strong Quarter

The eurozone growth spurt retained strong momentum the start of the fourth quarter. At 56.0, the October headline composite PMI reading was identical …

Economy

iPhone X Price Confirms Apple's Love Of Profit

The decision by Apple to price its iPhone X at one thousand dollars says a lot about Tim Cook’s strategy for the iPhone going forwards. Although Cupertino’s new iOS-powered handset has been pitched as the future of the smartphone, it’s a future that will see market share falling, even as Apple …

Jonathan Ive

Here’s how much the iPhone X costs Apple to make - MarketWatch

When Apple unveiled the iPhone X, its $999 retail price attracted criticism. But the iPhone X comes with a high price tag for Apple, too.<p>The iPhone …

Business

Euro-Area Economic Boom Spurs Fastest Job Creation in a Decade

Euro-area companies struggling to keep up with booming orders are expanding their ranks at the fastest pace in more than ten years.<p>With a Purchasing …

Economy

Italian services sector reports worst growth in a year

Growth in Italy’s services sector cooled to a one-year low in October as domestic demand struggled, a survey published on Monday showed.<p>The Italian …

Economy

Japan services PMI hits 2-year high as new orders rise

Japan’s service sector grew at its fastest pace in two years in October as new orders rose sharply in a strong start to the fourth quarter.<p>The …

Economy