Wind advisory: Strong Bay Area winds raise ‘fire weather’ concerns

SAN FRANCISCO – California is facing a fresh round of onshore winds this week and after a dry January there could be “fire weather” issues. A wind advisory is expected to take effect for parts of the Bay Area early Tuesday morning and persist through Thursday morning, potentially becoming similar …

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WesBanco, Inc. Fourth Quarter 2022 Earnings Forecast Published by B. Riley (NASDAQ:WSBC)

WesBanco, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSBC) – B. Riley Research analysts cut their fourth quarter 2022 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for WesBanco shares in a report released Thursday, January 27. B. Riley analyst S. Moss now expects the financial services provider to earn $0.63 per share for the quarter, down from its …

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EMA Partners opens an office in San Francisco

January 31, 2022 – Emerging from a global pandemic, executive search consultants are seeing an increase in hiring mandates in almost every corner of the world. To meet demand, they continue to develop new practices, hire new recruiters and open new sites. Global recruiting consortia, meanwhile, are enjoying a resurgence …

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Parsyl Raises $25M in Series B Funding

Denver-based Parsyl raised $25 million in Series B funding to expand its cargo insurance and risk management solutions. The company uses data to identify and manage risk, while reducing the waste of critical assets. According to a statement, its technology is currently monitoring the vaccines of nearly 200 million people. …

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Silicon Valley Transit Agency adopts COVID vaccination policy for workers

January 28, 2022 Amid rising COVID-19 infections, VTA will require its 2,000 employees and contractors to be fully vaccinated by April 29. The transit agency, which hinted at a vaccination policy was in preparation last week, the mandate announced on Thursday. Employees who obtain an approved medical or religious exemption …

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Tompkins Financial Corporation – Consensus Point to 3.2% Upside Potential

Tompkins Financial Corporation found using the ticker (TMP) now have 2 analysts covering the stock. Analyst consensus points to a ‘Hold’ rating. The target price ranges between 83 and 82 and has an average objective at 82.5. Now, with the previous closing price of 79.96, this now indicates that there …

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Bay Area sports bars gear up for Sunday’s 49ers game

SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) — With less than 24 hours until the big game, fans and businesses are gearing up to cheer on the 49ers on Sunday afternoon. At San Francisco’s Kezar Pub, owner Cyril Hackett told me he expects his bar to be up most of the day. “Get up …

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Raleigh Finmark fintech raises $6.5M from AmEx Ventures

Rami Essaid, CEO of Raleigh-based startup Finmark. Submitted RALEIGH Listen to our daily briefing: Finmark, a Raleigh-based fintech startup, has raised a $6.5 million seed round from a group of investors that includes the venture capital arm of American Express, Bessemer Venture Partners and the fund IDEA of Durham. Founded …

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Silicon Holler: Ro Khanna Says Big Tech Can Help Heal America’s Heart | Books

Shortly after Silicon Valley sent him to Washington, Ro Khanna visited “Silicon Holler,” a name coined by a colleague, Hal Rogers, for the nascent tech industry in eastern Kentucky. The districts of the two congressmen had little in common. Khanna was among the wealthiest, most diverse and most democratic. Rogers …

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Affirming stock price forecast: Analyst’s upgrade gives AFRM a boost today

To assert (NASDAQ:AFRM) the stock gets a boost on Friday thanks to a new price prediction for shares of the fintech company. Source: Piotr Swat / Shutterstock.com DA Davidson analyst Christopher Brendler leads today’s news as he raises his price prediction for Affirm stock to $75 per share. For the …

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