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OPEC, Russia agree on framework to extend oil cuts

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The deal participants are expected to meet in Vienna next week to further discuss the extension of their output curbs. It is now due to expire on March 31. Russian energy minister Alexander Novak has so far resisted revealing Russia's position on the agreement extension. On the New York Mercantile Exchange for December delivery rose 1.6% to settle at $58.95 a barrel, while on London's Intercontinental Exchange, gained 0.58% to trade at $63.90 a barrel. Read More »

American Airlines Group, Inc. (AAL) Shares Sold by Systematic Financial Management LP

The stock increased 0.02% or $0.01 on November 22, reaching $48.66. Taking a look at insider trading at LATAM Airlines Group S.A. (NYSE:LTM) can give useful insight into how the stock is performing. Accordingly, the company shows a -56.50% EPS growth for the subsequent year and computes the EPS growth for the past five years at 18.20% *. AAL's profit will be $339.83 million for 17.13 P/E if the $0.71 EPS becomes a reality. Read More »

What is Black Friday?

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Many families shopped throughout the night at metro Atlanta stores. With the growth of e-commerce expenditure not showing any signs of slowing down, retailers are adapting by making the vast majority of their Black Friday deals available on the web. Read More »

Jeff Bezos' net worth breaks $100 billion on Black Friday

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CEO Jeff Bezos is now worth more than $100 billion after Amazon's shares surged during Black Friday, according to Bloomberg . Bezos' fortune now sits at $100.3 billion, up $2.4 billion following a 2 percent increase in Amazon's shares. Bezos owns almost 80-million shares of Amazon stock, earning him $2.4 billion dollars on Friday alone. Ten percent of U.S. retail sales are online, and Amazon had a 43% share of that past year. Read More »

Facebook copies another popular Snapchat feature

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Similar to Snapchat streaks, Facebook Messenger streaks include emoji status for anyone you're now on a streak with. What's important here is that as more and more Snaochat features make their way to Facebook Messenger and its associated apps, the aura of exclusivity around Snapchat will fade. Read More »

Time buyers WILL benefit from Hammond's stamp duty changes - IFS insist

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In its latest paper published in November however, the OBR said tax receipts would in effect be £500m lower than its March forecast. Or it could mean that they could take out a smaller mortgage, possibly making the difference between passing or failing a mortgage affordability test and realising a dream. Read More »

Easy ride for diesel drivers will do little to cut pollution

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Drivers of high goods vehicles (HGVs) and petrol or ultra-low emission vehicles will also be unaffected by the changes as will those who have already bought a diesel auto. To be more specific, the UK's Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) for those registering new diesel cars will be raised yet again - a further sign of the United Kingdom government's desire to discourage the purchase of diesel cars, and thus to help reduce the growing air pollution problems in the region. Read More »

S&P keeps India rating unchanged with stable outlook

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The Narendra Modi government was hopeful that S&P would upgrade its rankings for India, proving a double booster shot to sentiment, close on the heels of the Moody's upgrade last week, which came after a gap of 14 years. The outlook that the agency had assigned then was "stable" but later it was changed to negative in 2009, and again was raised to stable in 2010. India's sovereign rating was last upgraded by Moody's in January 2004, to Baa3 from Ba1. Read More »

Early start for Black Friday shoppers

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The TV is normally sold for around $500. Black Friday is normally when retailers slash prices for some big-ticket items like TVs, computers and smartphones. The launching pad to the Christmas season (or a time to steer clear of any space with a cash register) is upon us. "Consumer confidence is the highest it's been in almost 17 years", said Greg Maloney, CEO of JLL Retail. Read More »

United Kingdom targets tech giants over tax avoidance and VAT fraud

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The tax would be levied on gains made by non-residents on sales of all types of United Kingdom property, extending existing rules that apply only to homes, a consultation document published alongside Hammond's budget on Wednesday said. The new measure aims at stopping "abuse" of the British tax system after tax structures of multinationals based in the United Kingdom coming under increasing public and political pressure in recent years. Read More »

Sensex goes up 102 points, Nifty above 10370

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At the close, the 30-share benchmark index, BSE Sensex ended flat with a rise of 26.53 points or 0.08% at 33,588.08, 9 components registering rise. while the broad based NSE Nifty closed flat with a gain of 6.45 points or 0.06%, at 10,348.75.18 components registering rise. Read More »

Vodafone offers 1GB data and unlimited calling at Rs 199

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The new Rs. 199 Vodafone plan offers unlimited calls and 1GB of data per day for a period of 28 days to the users. Jio disrupted the sector by offering unlimited data and free voice calls. Along with this, subscribers will also get local and STD calls for 250 minutes in a day and 1000 minutes per week. All in all, what happens if you make more than 250 min brings in a day? However, Airtel has not listed the plan officially, but the offer has been found listed under the "best offers for ... Read More »

Shoppers head to Meijer on Thanksgiving for early Black Friday deals

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Friday to give shoppers ample time to buy the hottest toys children want. "My husband also wants the new "Call of Duty" video game and since I can get both here, this worked out", said Maryann Rohrahaugh of Macomb. Anita McCarty, store manager at Toys R Us , said planning for Thanksgiving Day began about eight weeks ago. Perhaps no one knows more about the thrill of Black Friday than this group. Read More »

Major crackdown announced on advertised broadband speeds

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Britain's broadband providers are facing major changes in their advertising following a clampdown on campaigns promising better-than-promised download speeds . Many have claimed that the use of the term fibre to describe a fibre-to-the-cabinet (FTTC) based broadband service, where the fibre element is the backhaul and the last mile to the consumer property is bridged with copper wiring, is misleading when compared to faster full fibre, or fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP), where fibre optic ... Read More »

Early Black Friday Shopping, Thanksgiving Day Store Hours 2017

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Many grocery stores will be open in the morning, but some are closed all day. Mall opens 6 a.m. on Black Friday. Carlie C's will be open on Thanksgiving Day until 2 pm. Throughout the years, retailers have felt that the term "Black Friday" was too negative as Black Monday was the name given to the day the Dow Jones historically plummeted in the '80s and Black Thursday was the day the Great Depression started. Read More »

EMA lands new home in Amsterdam

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A Government spokesman said the United Kingdom would continue to work with both relocated agencies. " Amsterdam ticks many of our boxes", said EMA Executive Director Guido Rasi in a November 20 statement. He said the mood among the EMA's staff was positive and that there was some relief that a decision had now been made on the EMA's future home. The agencies' previous location in the United Kingdom recognised Britain's role as a financial and pharmaceutical industry superpower within ... Read More »

Chennai: Associate director's death reveals plague of loan sharks in Kollywood

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He has also written a letter to Thala fans stating that their superstar was nearly pushed to the level of Ashok Kumar. Director Ameer, an associate of Sasikumar blamed Anbucheziyan for he death of Ashok Kumar. You want the interest and at the same time, you block the release of the movie . "Producers' council must sit and talk about these issues or else it would lose its goal", said Ameer. Read More »

Tesla completes the world's largest battery for Australian wind farm

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Chief executive Elon Musk will thus get paid for building the 129 megawatt hour battery – he had promised to give it to the state for free if he did not meet the deadline. And yes, Musk has, technically, completed the project in less than 100 days from signing on - even though by the time he'd signed the contract on September 29, he'd already finished half of it. Read More »

Philippine privacy regulators summon Uber local executives over alleged data breach

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This week's revelations that the company covered the hack have added to the challenges Khosrowshahi now faces in trying to fix Uber's reputation. Digital Minister Matt Hancock said it was still unclear how many British users were affected, but added he will reveal the extent of the attack when the government has received "sufficient answers" from Uber. Read More »

Holiday travel expected to hit record

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Almost 51 million Americans are expected to journey more than 50 miles this holiday weekend - a 3-percent increase compared to past year, and the most since 2005. Santa is expected to arrive via Coast Guard boat about 3:30 p.m. with the tree-lighting ceremony at approximately 4 p.m. Alternate Travel: Travel by trains and other modes (including buses and cruises) is expected to increase 1.1 percent to 1.48 million travelers. Read More »

Insolvency And Bankruptcy Law Amended: Finance Ministry

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The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC), being implemented by the Corporate Affairs Ministry, became operational in December 2016 and provides for a time-bound insolvency resolution process. Further, amendments also make it compulsory for the resolution professional to submit all resolution plans which comply with the requirements of the Code and regulations made thereunder, along with details of the following transactions to the Committee of Creditors. Read More »

Most US indices end lower as FOMC indicates dovish stance

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Given the solid economic growth, a possible bottoming out in inflation and the potential further Fed repricing in 1H'18 U.S. real rates should rise in 1Q and 2Q, thus pushing lower gold prices . The overnight move was the largest single-day fall against the yen since May. On the auctions front, the U.S. Treasury is set to announce the size of two separate bills auctions, and three individual notes auctions. Read More »

Time to 'Ring the Bell' to help in Nobles County

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It's a sign that Christmas is just around the corner as the Salvation Army's Kettle campaign is underway. "They look for the bells this time of the year and when they hear it sometimes, it draws them to the kettle", said Sullivan. Ted Lanier, former president of Carolina Bank in Sanford, has been working with the Lee County kettle program since its inception 25 years ago. Four days before Christmas, an anonymous donor dropped a $10,000 check into a red kettle outside the Westmoreland Mall. Read More »

Deere & Company (NYSE:DE) Position Trimmed by Sei Investments Co

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Jefferies Group LLC restated a "hold" rating and set a $125.00 price objective on shares of Deere & in a report on Wednesday, August 9th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. Read More »

Helena's free Thanksgiving meal is open to everyone

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We had drivers take out meals to them. Betti said after Thanksgiving, the organization will begin preparing its Christmas food boxes that will go to families needing some extra help during the holidays. The Army put word out into the community and the turkeys flooded in, Giglio said. Gilgio was nervous earlier this month because the Army lacked enough turkeys to feed a record crowd. Read More »

Here are some ways to keep your house safe from cooking fires

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For starters, Shivers said, fryers should always be used outdoors on a hard surface, nowhere near combustibles, unless it's an electric fryer that specifies it is safe to use indoors. -Never let children or pets near the fryer when in use. Don't overfill the fryer . - There should be at least three to five inches from the fill line to the top of the pot so oil doesn't blow over. Read More »

Cytokinetics (NASDAQ:CYTK) Moving Aggressively - Down $2.98

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Cantor analyst Mara Goldstein has not fled the bullish camp just yet, noting that now the firm's "pipeline focus" will rest on Omecantiv, CK-2127017. On Friday, October 6th, Caryn Gordon Mcdowell sold 13,181 shares of Cytokinetics, stock. The shares were sold on November 1st for an average price of $13.38. Read More »

Urban Outfitters Inc (NASDAQ:URBN) Overbought, but Is It Time to Sell?

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Analysts had called for revenue of $1.17 billion for the period. It closed at $48.85 lastly. It is down 0.00% since November 21, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 0.60% the S&P500. The company was downgraded on Monday, August 22 by Goldman Sachs. As per Tuesday, November 17, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. Institutions own 86.21% of Urban Outfitters, Inc . Read More »

I've nothing to prove after being axed by England, insists Smalling

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Smalling spent the two-week long global break with the United squad instead and returned to action last weekend in his side's 4-1 defeat of Newcastle United , in which he scored the hosts' second goal of the match. The 28-year-old marked his seventh league appearance of the season with a goal in United's 4-1 win over Newcastle United last weekend as the second-placed side maintained their eight-point gap behind leaders Manchester City . Read More »

You can buy a Boeing 747 online in China

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After beating out at least 25 bidders, SF Airlines - a subsidiary of SF Express - became the new owner of the two jets that had been stored in Shanghai Pudong International Airport since 2013. Prior to Taobao, the aircrafts were offered on several offline auctions, but could not find any takers. "Online auctions are a good way to handle the property of bankrupt firms." said Long Guangwei, the court's vice president. Read More »

The Andy Parker Sells 55686 Shares of Capita PLC (CPI) Stock

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Power Corp Of Canada holds 9.79% of its portfolio in QuinStreet Inc for 543,293 shares. It has underperformed by 8.64% the S&P500. Finally, Credit Suisse Group lifted their price target on Compass Group plc from GBX 1,870 ($24.60) to GBX 1,880 ($24.73) and gave the stock an "outperform" rating in a research report on Friday, November 10th. Read More »

VVIPs delayed her flight, doctor shouts at minister, then breaks down

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You know, I might look the other way but what about people who can't afford to miss those precious seconds? The angry lady could be heard saying, "I had to go by the flight at 2.45pm". "It will smell, it is still at my home, I have to go". "The commercial flights were delayed since the Presidents flight was scheduled to arrive", he said, adding none of the flights were cancelled. Read More »

Stocks Rallying on Glossy Performance Valuation: The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS)

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Anchorage Capital Group Llc sold 7.40M shares as the company's stock declined 2.31% while stock markets rallied. Cantab Capital Partners Limited Liability Partnership holds 0% in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) or 15,662 shares. Baystate Wealth Mgmt Lc stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Dominion Energy Inc (NYSE:D). About 2.33M shares traded. Wells Fargo Mn has 0.34% invested in Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) for 9.83M shares. Read More »

Thanksgiving holiday travelers should allow extra time at Chicago airports

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That's a 6% increase from a year ago. The department is encouraging passengers to arrive at the airport at least two hours before their departure time for domestic flights, and three hours early for worldwide travel. 21% of people are set to travel Wednesday. Millions of Americans will be hitting the roads and taking to airports across the nation for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Read More »

Trump again criticizes AT&T, Time Warner deal

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An AT&T logo and communication equipment is shown on a building in downtown Los Angeles, California, U.S. on October 29, 2014. A day after his Justice Department sued to stop AT&T's purchase of Time Warner, President Donald Trump weighed in on the potential impact of the deal on the country. Read More »

Existing home sales underperformed in October

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The report also showed that median existing-home price for all housing types in October was $247,000, up 5.5%from October 2016 ($234,100). Existing-home sales increased in all four major regions of the country month over month, up 4.2 percent in the Northeast, 0.8 percent in the Midwest, 1.9 percent in the South and 2.4 percent in the West. Read More »

Russian Federation furious over Google's plans to de-rank RT and Sputnik

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He then named two of Russia's biggest media outlets: RT, a TV and online news organisation, and Sputnik , an online media network. Eric Schmidt, the Executive Chairman of Google's parent company Alphabet, says the company will "engineer" specific algorithms for RT and Sputnik , to make their articles less prominent on their news delivery services. Read More »

Shop Local, Shop Small on Saturday

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Happy Small Business Saturday and happy shopping! "(Shop Lompoc Shop Small) is an economic development driver", she said, "and encourages our community to support our local businesses by shopping local in Lompoc". We can put that little extra on top. "I urge both residents and visitors to make every attempt to support West Haven's small businesses on November 25". Read More »

New Tesla Roadster may be able to FLY, claims Musk

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There is some real market demand for it, Musk said , with truckers and fleet operators exploring their options for achieving fuel cost savings and cutting other operating expenses. "He's got so much on his plate right now". Tesla has said it has ample money to meet its target of producing 5,000 Model 3 sedans by the end of March. Read More »

Amazon Australia opens its eDoors to customers tomorrow

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After much hype, Amazon is finally, finally launching in Australia this Friday, reports The New Daily , saying the news was confirmed in an e-mail to sellers on Tuesday. Now we have a clear indication from the online shopping giant itself, courtesy of an email that went out to Amazon Marketplace sellers. The soft launch means not everyone will be able to see or buy products when they visit Amazon.com.au but marketplaces sellers will begin receiving orders and fulfilling them through ... Read More »

Hawaii shoppers gear up for Black Friday crowds, long lines

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Macy's will open most of its full department stores at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving. Stores located in strip centers will be open 4 p.m.to 10 p.m. Stores located in malls will be opened during the mall's hours of operation. Gone are the days when Black Friday simply meant checking the Sunday circulars to see which local retailers had the best deals. The Avenue : Closed Thanksgiving and Opens 6 a.m. Read More »

$0.18 EPS Expected for Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG)

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The company says that it now expects earnings per share for the period to range from $6.10 to $6.50. It has underperformed by 59.46% the S&P500. Signet Jewelers Limited is a retailer of diamond jewelry. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt Sys invested in 0% or 5,082 shares. ValuEngine lowered Signet Jewelers Limited from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Read More »

Denver Broncos to Start Paxton Lynch In Week 12

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As such the remainder of the Broncos season will be defined by pride and opportunity. ESPN's Dan Graziano reports the Broncos plan to start Paxton Lynch against the Raiders in Week 12. Denver is in last place in the AFC West just two years after winning the Super Bowl. Why are the Broncos switching to Lynch? Lynch has not played since injuring his throwing shoulder in the third preseason game against Green Bay. Read More »

Sensex, Nifty end higher for 3rd day in volatile trade

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At 12:42 hours, benchmark index pharma stocks Dr. Reddy's Lab was trading at Rs. 2,370.00 per share, up by 4.07 per cent, Sun Pharma was at Rs. 535.85, up 3.76 per cent, Cipla was at Rs. dollar from its previous close at 65.11. Indian shares opened modestly higher on Tuesday, tracking firm global markets as strong data from Germany and the US stocked optimism about global growth. Read More »

Palo Alto Networks (PANW) Is Suring After Strong Q1 Report

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The company has market cap of $13.11 billion. For the week, the stock is performing 2.78%. It is down 44.89% since November 21, 2016 and is uptrending. Trading volume, or volume, is the number of shares or contracts that point towards the overall activity of a security or market for a given period. Read More »

Ikea recalls 29 million chests, dressers after 8 children killed

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The recall applies to customers in Canada and the U-S, and is for adult chests and dressers taller than 29.5 inches and for children's chests and drawers taller than 23.5 inches. If you want to keep it, IKEA will come out and anchor it to the wall. The first death occurred 28 years ago and the others occurred after 2002. If you opt for the refund, IKEA will even pick up the dresser from your home free of charge. Read More »

Why Campbell Soup Company Stock Fell Tuesday

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: " Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB ) Position Raised by American Century Companies Inc." was first reported by StockNewsTimes and is the property of of StockNewsTimes. Royal Bank Of Canada dropped their target price on shares of Campbell Soup from $56.00 to $55.00 and set a "sector perform" rating on the stock in a research report on Monday. Read More »

AWS launches USA intelligence-specific cloud service

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The Secret Region meets multiple compliance requirements including National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-53 Revision 4 which outlines security and privacy controls for federal information systems and organizations. Read More »