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IBM Just Announced a 50-Qubit Quantum Computer


IBM Corp. says it's beefing up the power of its online commercial quantum computing system, IBM Q , which will be made available to early-access customers later this year. It's not all about qubit count, however, as researchers continue to work to improve the overall quality of qubits, error rates of operations and circuit connectivity. Read More »

United Kingdom landline, broadband customers to get automatic compensation


Customers experiencing slow repairs, missed appointments or delayed installations will be compensated automatically - money will be credited to their accounts. While the new broadband compensation package is only available to residential customers, Ofcom believes a third of all SMEs now use these kinds of services. Read More »

Leaked: Here's the 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1


Along with the cover shot is an important tid-bit of information: this ZR1 will feature 750 horsepower. We've seen several prototypes running around Detroit. There are even performance numbers - 0-62 miles per hour (0-100 kph) sprint in less than three seconds, a maximum speed of 210 miles per hour (334 kph)+, along with a quarter mile in less than 11 seconds. Read More »

USDA Boosts Indiana Corn Production in November Report


The U.S.D.A. forecast the carryover of all wheat on June 1, 2018, at 935 million bus, down 25 million bus from its October forecast due to a like increase in exports, forecast at 1,000 million bus. The U.S.D.A. forecast corn carryover on September 1, 2018, at 2,487 million bus. The Chicago Board of Trade most-active corn contract was down 0.2 percent at $3.41 a bushel by the end of the overnight session, close to Thursday's one-year low of $3.40-3/4. Read More »

Uber Teams with NASA on 'Flying Car' Project


The first demonstration flights are expected in 2020, moving into commercial operations by 2023 - in plenty of time for the 2028 Olympic Games in Los Angeles. Uber , the ride sharing giant, earlier this year had revealed its plans to deploy its flying taxis, in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas and Dubai by 2020. Read More »

Tyson recognized for LGBTQ support


Yum Brands received a score of 80, which is the same that it received past year. (Nasdaq: SPTN). In this year's index, SpartanNash received a score of 75, up from a score of zero last year after the company didn't participate in the survey. Read More »

NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI) returned 1.87% high - Monthly Gainer

Nxp Semiconductors N V now has $39.93 billion valuation. Patterson Companies, Inc . (NASDAQ: PDCO ) exchanged hands 1,860,017 shares versus average trading capacity of 1.47M shares, while its relative trading volume is 1.26. Moreover, Caprock Inc has 0.05% invested in EOG Resources Inc (NYSE:EOG) for 2,707 shares. (NYSE:CF) or 1.00 million shares. Schroder Inv Management Gp invested in 0.02% or 725,915 shares. Read More »

$1 Billion To Chinese Media Giant Bytedance


Beijing ByteDance Technology Co, the company behind giant Chinese media startup Jinri Toutiao, has acquired buzzy teen social video app Musical.ly for about US$800 million, according to people familiar with the deal. Hearst's "Seventeen" magazine has said it'll devise a slate of shows focused on fashion and beauty for Musical.ly. It's helped Bytedance to become one of China's hottest tech start-ups, with valuations reaching as high as $20 billion. Read More »

JC Penney Company, Inc. Earnings Ahead: Quick Glance


Tudor Investment Corp ET AL grew its holdings in J. C. Penney Company, Inc . SunTrust rates Alibaba shares buy with a $210 price target. Analysts on average had expected comparable sales to increase 0.7 percent, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Read More »

Fawcett Society warns of slipping backwards on gender pay gap progress


The high-profile presenters posted pictures of themselves wearing the equal pay logo on social media. "It's tiresome that we must keep on talking about it, and that this disappointing day still arrives on cue each year, despite the Equal Pay Act being over 47 years old, and despite the fact that being paid fairly, irrespective of gender, is a very basic human right", writes Zoe Beaty. Read More »

United Kingdom construction output falls more than expected


Britain's industrial output grew by 1.1% in the three months through September, 0.1 percentage points faster than initially thought. Industrial production and foreign trade figures from the United Kingdom are due on Friday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. Read More »

China to ease curbs on foreign business in finance, autos


The U.S. side was asked to ease controls on exports of high-tech products, fulfill its obligations under Article 15 of the Protocol on China's Accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO), treat Chinese investors fairly in the U.S. Their average returns on assets and on equity, were about half the level of their domestic rivals, said the study. Some industry watchers said the changes are too little too late. Read More »

TPP leaders 'to seek accord without US'


Australia's Trade Minister Steve Ciobo revealed to reporters on Friday afternoon the Canadian prime minister raised concerns over the TPP. "I can assure people that we will not be rushed into signing a deal at all costs". He will then head to the Philippines for the 50th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit. Heading into the summit, some expected an agreement on TPP. Read More »

Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) Shares Gap Up Following Earnings Beat

Analysts were expecting earnings of 21 cents a share on $125 million in sales. Their activity in NKTR in recent trading has also spurred interest in the stock. equities research analysts forecast that Nektar Therapeutics will post -0.95 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with our FREE daily email newsletter. Read More »

Amazon pop-up to open at metro Detroit Whole Foods Market store


You may see more of Amazon inside Whole Foods soon: The online retailer, which has already been selling its voice-activated Echos at Whole Foods, will start to sell Kindles, Fire tablets and other Amazon devices at its grocery stores. Nearly immediately after the deal closed in August, Amazon Echo displays began appearing at strategic Whole Foods locations around the U.S. They sometimes even sported tongue-in-cheek signs that called the devices "farm fresh" and "pick of the season" - a nod ... Read More »

Kawhi Leonard's rehab coming along slowly

A solid record considering they've been without Kawhi Leonard and Tony Parker . Leonard is still nursing a quad injury that has kept him out of both the preseason and the first few weeks of the 2017-18 National Basketball Association season. Read More »

Pelicans at Raptors: Three things to know


As head coach Dwane Casey said after shootaround Thursday morning: "It's going to be a wrestling match". In regards to the Pelicans , they have a tough task ahead of them trying to slow down the 9th highest scoring team in the National Basketball Association (108.9 PPG). Read More »

How Analysts Feel About Energy Transfer Equity LP (NYSE:ETE)?

Scoria Capital Partners Lp who had been investing in Cimarex Energy Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $11.77B market cap company. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.03, from 1.24 in 2017Q1. Blackrock Inc holds 0.06% or 12.75 million shares in its portfolio. Read More »

U.S. oil inventories unexpectedly increase


Distillate stocks, which include heating oil and diesel fuel, decreased by 3.4 million barrels to 125.6 million barrels and are still in the lower half of the average range, the EIA said. West Texas Intermediate, the US benchmark for the price of oil, was down 0.33 percent to $57.01 per barrel. Oil stored at Cushing, Oklahoma, the delivery point for United States stocks, increased by 720,000 barrels to 64.6 million barrels, the EIA said in its weekly report. Read More »

Trending Stock: The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

It has underperformed by 81.28% the S&P500. Guggenheim reissued a "buy" rating and set a $122.00 target price (down previously from $128.00) on shares of Walt Disney Company (The) in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. When investing in a volatile security, the risk of success is increased just as much as the risk of failure. Its up 0.01, from 0.93 in 2017Q1. 66 funds opened positions while 261 raised stakes. Read More »

Topshop announces gender neutral changing rooms after complaint from trans customer


However, despite this being company policy, Alabanza was refused access to the changing room in the Topshop section of the store and was told to use the facility in the Topman section. "Both the Topshop and Topman fitting rooms are available for all customers to use", the spokesperson said. After tweeting about their experience, Alabanza received a flurry of support from followers. Read More »

Macy´s shares firm on earnings beat


Kohl's Corp., another major retailer heavily dependent on apparel sales, said Thursday that its fiscal third-quarter sales of $4.3 billion were flat compared with a year earlier, but its comparable-store sales edged up 0.1%. and will be open straight through midnight on Black Friday. In the same period a year ago, Macy's reported EPS of $0.17 on revenues of $5.63 billion. Read More »

Ford, Zotye Sign $756 Million Electric-Vehicle Deal


The new JV will leverage a combined investment of 5 billion RMB (approximately U.S. $756 million). "Zotye Ford will present a new brand family of small all-electric vehicles", Ford group vice president Peter Fleet stated. Between the three partnerships, Ford says it plans for 70 percent of its vehicles sold in China by 2025 to be electrified. They will be marketed under a new independent brand via a new sales and service network. Read More »

'No compulsory redundancies' as Vauxhall owners announce modernisation plans


The adjustment suggests PSA and Opel will have to do more , and faster, to achieve savings the French carmaker had promised after agreeing to buy Opel from General Motors in a March deal that valued the business at 2.2 billion euros. The Vauxhall/Opel PACE! recovery plan includes strong targets for commercial vehicle growth that could be good news for the Vauxhall van plant in Luton. Read More »

TripAdvisor adds badge to properties where sexual assault has occurred


TripAdvisor has been criticized by users who reported having their accounts of rape and assault removed from the travel website. Regardless of the number of complaints, the property's listing will not be removed from TripAdvisor. The new red badges will cast Massachusetts-based TripAdvisor into a murky new territory. The warning badge cautions customers to "perform additional research for information" about the properties. Read More »

Vodafone and CityFibre to bring ultrafast speeds to 5m premises by 2025

Although we're very pleased to making this announcement with CityFibre , we are open to all options, no doors are closed. Construction of the first phase, which will see one million premises connected to the network, is due to start in the first half of 2018 and is expected to be completed by 2021. Read More »

SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ:SEAS) To Release Earnings

The stock of SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (NYSE: SEAS ) has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, November 9 by FBR Capital. Raymond James Associates invested 0% in SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (NYSE: SEAS ). The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Thursday, November 19 by Morgan Stanley. On Tuesday, May 9 the insider BLOCK KEITH sold $871,784. Gam Holding Ag owns 0.13% invested in VCA Inc (NASDAQ:WOOF) for 98,170 shares. Read More »

Trump Administration Wary of AT&T, Time Warner merger — Merging Fortunes


It would then supply its video - HBO, CNN, TBS and the Warner Bros. movie studio - while providing access to the internet for millions of Americans. "Trump, who has accused Time Warner's CNN and other media outlets of being unfair to him, criticized the deal on the deal on the campaign trial past year and vowed that as president his Justice Department would block it". Read More »

Target Refuses To Pull Fidget Spinners With High Lead Levels

The two products are the "Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Brass" and the "Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Metal", which tested for 33,000 parts per million (ppm) and 1,300 ppm of lead, respectively. Lead exposure can harm the development of children and has been shown to undermine intelligence levels, attentiveness and academic achievement. According to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention , lead's toxicity resulted in its ban in household paints and products marketed to children in 1978 . Read More »

Starbucks to offer BOGO holiday drinks for limited time


The drinks include Chestnut Praline Latte, Peppermint Mocha, Carmel Brulee Latte, Eggnog Latte, Holiday Spice Flat White and Teavana Joy brewed tea. They'll be kicking off the #GiveGood Share Event tomorrow to encourage sharing during the holiday season. Read More »

Delhi chokes: CM Kejriwal wants to meet Haryana, Punjab counterparts over pollution


However, he said that people and Government of Delhi are ready to take all steps but these steps will not be enough until a solution to crop burning is found. The NHRC called the situation in Delhi alarming and issued a notice to the Centre and government of Punjab and Haryana on their action plan to tackle stubble burning which mainly causes thick toxic smog in the national capital. Read More »

Income Tax raids in premises belonging to VKSasikala and her kin


Ground reports quoted officials saying the raids are based on concrete information of tax evasion and that they had been observing the situation for a significant amount of time. As the ruling AIADMK faction headed by Chief Minister E Palaniswamy patched up with the rebel faction led by O Panneerselvam, dumping Sasikala as per demands of OPS, Jaya TV aired critical views. Read More »

'Undateable' Creator Adam Sztykiel In Talks To Write 'Black Adam' Movie


If true, then Dwayne Johnson may have been hinting this back in May when he told Fandango , "We have a really cool surprise for Black Adam that I can't reveal, in terms of where we will see Black Adam being introduced". I don't know enough about comic books to know who that is, but the plot of Suicide Squad 2 has them tasked with finding a weapon of mass destruction. Read More »

JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)Active Stock Price stands

Also, a -71.45% overturn in J. C. Penney Company, Inc . The stock has "Sell" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, October 7. Advisors Asset Management Inc. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website . Also, CFO Jeffrey A. Davis bought 50,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 22nd. Read More »

Snap's stock bounces sharply off lows after disclosing Tencent took large stake


The millennial tech mogul lost more than $560 million of his wealth in the past 48 hours, as shares of the social media company tumbled more than 18% since the start of Tuesday. Snap presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $17.56. He said he believes Snap remains a "very interesting asset with great product innovation", but concerns that management lacks visibility into the business, the lack of a ramp in daily-average-user growth and uncertainty over user ... Read More »

Boom! Weekly US crude oil production hits an all-time high


At the same time, Kilduff said, product components were bullish as gasoline and distillate fuel inventories remained in the lower half of the normal range. Prices have so far edged up not only on increased tensions in the Middle East, but also on the broader conviction that OPEC efforts had eventually started to mop up the global oil glut. Read More »

No One Is Immune From Hacks, Says Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer

In Yahoo's case, stolen information for billions of users included names, email addresses, phone numbers, birthdates and security questions and answers. But she also said the U.S. government has to do more to empower law enforcement to pursue and stop hackers, especially the state-sponsored kind. Senator John Thune , a Republican who chairs the Commerce Committee, asked Mayer on Wednesday why it took three years to identify the data breach or properly gauge its size. Read More »

European Union to propose Carbon dioxide reduction target for cars and vans


But the plan faces stiff opposition from nations with big automotive industries, with German foreign minister Sigmar Gabriel warning on Tuesday that stricter emissions rules could cost growth and jobs. Some feared the European Union were primed to introduce specific quotas . While the proposals are now past the first major stage of the legislative process, they must be approved by the 28 members states of the EU and by the European Parliament before becoming law. Read More »

Why to Keeping Eye on Comcast Corporation (CMCSA), Snap Inc. (SNAP)?

Financial Consulate Inc. lifted its stake in shares of Comcast Corporation by 0.5% in the 2nd quarter. Schlumberger Ltd. now has $92.96B valuation. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) gross margin percentage stands at 70.1% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 21.7 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 12 Percent. Read More »

Target Store Closures: At Least a Dozen Listed


Target has been focusing on expanding its portfolio by opening smaller-format stores in dense suburban areas while shutting down larger stores. The Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports that Target is closing 12 stores in eight different states across the country. Read More »

The FBI can't unlock the Texas church shooter's phone


The agency transported the smartphone back to its offices in Quantico, Virginia for analysis. "They're in the process of looking at the phone", Combs told reporters. The FBI finally managed to get into the iPhone through other means. "Today, thousands of seized devices sit in storage, impervious to search warrants", Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said last month. Read More »

Basic Trading and Ownership Data for Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD)

Us National Bank De reported 0% stake. (NYSE:T). Pitcairn Comm accumulated 47,344 shares. Among 3 analysts covering VBI Vaccines ( NASDAQ:VBIV ), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Sears Holdings also asserted that it had achieved its annualized cost savings target of $1.25 billion through the streamlining of operations and closure of underperforming stores. Read More »

Website selling mini keg of ranch dressing


The keg is 9.7 inches tall and 6.3 inches wide. The keg will cost you $50. "We want to ensure the ranch is as fresh as possible so people can fill their kegs when they are ready for their parties", a spokesperson told TODAY. Preorders are being accepted now, and kegs will shipped December 11, WKYT reported . Or wear your ranch - on an ugly holiday sweater featuring a bottle of it. Read More »

MGM Resorts International Earnings: 10 Q3 Highlights


Cambiar Investors Llc decreased its stake in Mgm Resorts International (NYSE: MGM ) by 99.41% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock declined 1.82% or $0.99 reaching $53.3 per share. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. BlueMountain Capital Management LLC now owns 13,054 shares of the company's stock valued at $280,000 after buying an additional 991,120 shares during the period. Read More »

Staples' Black Friday deals on iPads and Amazon devices


A survery by Deloitte finds consumers are expected to spend more online than in brick-and-mortar stores. Target announces it will open at 6 p.m. You can view the entire 50-page Best Buy circular through BestBlackFriday . J.C. Penney announces it will open at 2 p.m. on Thanksgiving, an hour earlier than in years past. Read More »

Plane engine catches fire while landing at Seattle airport


The aircraft is being towed, and the fire department is on scene investigating. Ferry flights occur when a flight crew returns an aircraft to a base, deliver a new aircraft from its place of manufacture to its customers or from a maintenance facility for repairs, overhaul or other work. Read More »