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$AET 2Q15 10-Q: AET effective tax rate was 42.7% vs. 42.3% in 2Q14 and 43.3% for 1H15 vs. 42.2% in 1H14. The increase in effective tax rate reflects the impact of the ACA, primarily from the 2015 increase in the non-deductible health insurer fee. Total income tax paid was $527MM, up 39.7% vs. $377MM in 2Q14.
$GOOG’s Waymo accuses Uber of stealing its intellectual property. Startup Otto, which was recently acquired by Uber, also named in the lawsuit. Stage set for another dramatic legal battle!
We all knew $VALE CEO Murilo Ferreira was going out soon, but now I hear he has no idea who will succeed him!
$JCP, another traditional retailer that just shocked us with its biggest number of store closures.