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As Holidays Draw Near, Gas Prices Continue to Drop in Florida

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One year ago , the price was $2.21. Last week's report from the Energy Information Administration highlighted a second straight week of gasoline demand under 9 million barrels per day, typical for this time of year, yet a large and sudden drop from motorists that had been continuing to pump gasoline at levels approaching traditional summer levels. Read More »

Watch a young runner help struggling woman finish - and win - Dallas Marathon

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Self was treated after finishing the race and completed post-race interviews with WFAA . For the last mile, Chandler Self struggled to stay on her feet as her body began to succumb to exhaustion. 'Right when I caught up with her at the [relay team's] 2.5-mile mark, I told her: '"ust so you know, the high school relay is out here to compete with you guys". Read More »

EPS for Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Expected At $1.03

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Northwest Nat Gas Co now has $1.93 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.44% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $31.84. (NYSE: DAL ) for 6,110 shares. Twin Management owns 66,921 shares. Madison Investment Holdings Inc. owned about 0.05% of Delta Air Lines worth $17,569,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Read More »

Santa visits the Salvation Army

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That event brought in more than $5,000 a year ago. "We have over 500 families signed up that are going to receive toys this year and so we need more and more toys so that we can serve everyone in the community to make sure that nobody goes without this Christmas", said Lt Kelly Summit. Read More »

Arizona State Retirement System Lowers Holdings in Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Pachira Investments Inc. grew its stake in shares of Johnson & Johnson by 12.2% in the 1st quarter. It is down 0.00% since December 11, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 15.21% the S&P500. Blume Capital Management owns 67,581 shares or 5.08% of their United States portfolio. Prudential Inc stated it has 1.33% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ). Read More »

Investec warns of impact of Steinhoff exposure

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When accounting irregularities were first announced, Steinhoff's share price plummeted by nearly 90 percent after being an investor favourite for many years. Wiese and former chief executive Jooste were instrumental in turning Steinhoff from a modest distributor of furniture made in communist era eastern Europe to a global household goods juggernaut, vying for market share with the likes of IKEA. Read More »

Allianz Asset Management GmbH Decreases Stake in NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

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It has outperformed by 7.97% the S&P500. WARNING: "NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NXPI) Shares Sold by Principal Financial Group Inc." was originally reported by Week Herald and is the sole property of of Week Herald. Fuller Thaler Asset Mgmt holds 0% or 600 shares. Franklin Resources invested in 700,656 shares or 0.03% of the stock. Bridgewater Ltd Partnership stated it has 0% in ManpowerGroup Inc. Read More »

Flights in and out of Northern Ireland cancelled as snow continues

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Those flying today, and in the next few days have been urged to visit the website of their airport for updates or contact their airline for further information. BA added: "Safety is always our priority, and as temperatures remain low, we are having to de-ice every individual aircraft before it departs". Other airports that were adversely affected yesterday which may well suffer more delays today include Belfast, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow; London City, Luton, Manchester, Southend and ... Read More »

Bitcoin futures start trading on CBOE exchange

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Bitcoin futures are spiking in their first hours of trading. The move opens the door to more regulation but also more mainstream adoption, as bitcoin futures and other derivatives would make it easier to trade the new asset class. In an interesting twist, Forbes reports that Torsten Slok, Deutsche's Bank's chief worldwide economist has issued a warning to clients warning not only will the bitcoin bubble burst in 2018, its crash will also impact the global economy. Read More »

Forrest Sells 5000 Shares of Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) Stock

It has outperformed by 2.84% the S&P500. MPS Loria Financial Planners LLC bought a new position in Applied Materials in the 2nd quarter worth about $109,000. Sit Investment Inc holds 0.44% or 229,628 shares. Liberty Mutual Asset Mgmt Inc holds 70,473 shares. Moreover, Everence Inc has 0.25% invested in Applied Materials, Inc . Read More »

Has $17.12 Million Stake in Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)

The stock has "Neutral" rating by Susquehanna on Tuesday, March 15. The rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs on Monday, January 18 to "Neutral". The rating was maintained by UBS with "Buy" on Thursday, October 22. The shares were sold at an average price of $46.09, for a total value of $15,578,834.81. Alliqua BioMedical, Inc. (ALQA) has declined 66.38% since December 9, 2016 and is downtrending. Read More »

Browns push lead to 14 points in third quarter

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But Hundley's play throughout demonstrated a quarterback intent on giving Rodgers a chance to return in Week 15 with a shot at the playoffs. Green Bay converted another fourth-and-1 at the Browns 38 thanks to Brett Hundley's swing a pass to Randall Cobb for 8 and another first down to the 30 to set up a Hundley to Jamaal Williams 30-yard touchdown for a 7-0 lead. Read More »

Excellent Defoe equaliser provides Bournemouth draw at Palace

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The 35-year-old striker chased down a long ball over the top from Lewis Cook , only to dispatch the effort first time over Julian Speroni's head from an acute angle... 'We expected Luka to take it, he's our designated penalty taker, he said. It emerged after the match that Benteke had not been told to take the penalty and simply decided himself he would take it. Read More »

Donald Trump spends up to eight hours a day watching TV

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Trump wakes up every morning at 5:30 a.m. and routinely watches 3-4 hours a day before he begins to attend meetings, the New York Times reports . So for Trump, continual access to the news is essential. If he misses a news report, he is said to have a "Super TiVo" system that records hours of news footage for him so he can view it at a later date. The New York Times has published details of what powers the United States President through his day. Read More »

Analyst's Viewpoint About WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Airain ltd increased its position in Marathon Oil by 16.0% during the 2nd quarter. The company shares sank -8.89% from their peak of $95.92 and now has a $20.24 billion market value of equity. The company maintains price to book ratio of 2.44 vs.an industry average at 2.34. Marathon Petroleum Corporation , ( NYSE: MPC ), showed a change of 0.85% and now floating at $64 in the current trading session. Read More »

About an inch of snow expected in Lebanon today

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Sunday for areas northeast of the District. Rain or mixed precipitation will change to snow and sleet Friday night into Saturday morning before ending. The Maryland State Highway Administration reminded drivers to take it slow as much of the snow melted once it hit the roads. Snowstorm Benji is making its way from the South to the Northeast, after blanketing Florida, Texas and Alabama with record snowfall , leaving 250,000 without power, according to the Weather Channel . Read More »

Q4 2017 Earnings Estimate for McDonald's Corporation (MCD) Issued By Jefferies Group

Mcdonalds Corp Com now has $138.03B valuation. Shares of McDonald's Corporation (NYSE MCD ) traded up $0.24 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $173.15. Obermeyer Wood Inv Counsel Lllp holds 4.5% or 331,176 shares. Dynamic Advsrs Solutions Ltd holds 0.19% or 3,141 shares. Robert W. Baird reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $170.00 price target on shares of McDonald's in a report on Friday, September 1st. Read More »

Bbt Capital Management LLC Has Upped Stake in Time Warner INC (TWX)

Bbt Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Time Warner Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $70.63B market cap company. Fidus Invt Corp now has $389.44M valuation. After $1.82 actual EPS reported by Time Warner Inc . for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -19.78% negative EPS growth. It tells an investor how quickly a company is increasing its revenues. Read More »

Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. Invests $480000 in Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA)

Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership raised its position in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 471.4% in the 2nd quarter. Tompkins Financial Corp boosted its stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 3.7% during the third quarter. Walgreens Boots Alliance had a return on equity of 18.36% and a net margin of 3.45%. Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for PharMerica Co. Read More »

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) EVP Christopher C. Capossela Sells 4000 Shares

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Boeing Co Com now has $170.28 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.02% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $33.44. Box, Inc. (NYSE:BOX) has risen 49.74% since December 9, 2016 and is uptrending. Therefore 50% are positive. Microsoft Corporation has been given an analysts' mean target of 91.72. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Sunday, July 16 with "Buy". Read More »

Deutsche Bank Begins Coverage on Rite Aid (RAD)

This simple numeric scale reads 1 to 5, and it changes brokerage firm Moderate Sell recommendations into an average broker rating. About 11.51 million shares traded. Sii Inc Wi invested in 0% or 14,375 shares. Winslow Evans And Crocker reported 8 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Rite Aid Co. has a 1 year low of $1.38 and a 1 year high of $8.77. Read More »

49 nations have violated UN sanctions on North Korea

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It also labeled US President Donald Trump as "insane". "The only question left is when the war will break out", the official stressed. "The large-scale nuclear war exercises conducted by the U.S.in succession are creating [a] touch-and-go situation on the Korean peninsula and [a] series of violent war remarks coming from the US high-level politicians amid such circumstances have made an outbreak of war on the Korean peninsula an established fact", the state-run Korean Central News Agency ... Read More »

This supermarket might have the solution for 'avocado hand'

Cocktail avocados are a rare find. The fruit is "only available during December, when usually it is sent to a Parisian food market and bought by chefs to be used in top-end restaurants". The retailer is marketing the new product as a "cocktail avocado ", and said it's ideal for snacking or lunchboxes, or even deep fried. Everyone's favourite source of healthy fats is now available in stoneless, miniature form for £2 a pack in M&S. Read More »

AFTER HOURS: American Outdoors Brands Corp, Cloudera Inc, Finisar Corporation

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Including today's unusual volume, American Outdoor Brands Corporation's stock is performing at -29.17% on the year. Lake Street Capital's price target points to a potential downside of 26.32% from the stock's current price. As with AOBC , though, RGR is still well off its pre-election close of $64.40 from November 8, 2016. American Outdoor Brands Corp (NASDAQ: AOBC)'s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $142.18 Million according to 8 number of analysts, for the current ... Read More »

Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE:WRE) Price And Consensus

Monmouth Real Estate Investmen now has $1.36 billion valuation. Within their stocks report, the firm provides bullish and bearish stock of the day, a stock picking strategies report, analyst blogs, weekly market analysis, daily research reports, stock ranks, including industry rank analysis, a mutual fund rank, top sector rank, a market outlook report, and exchange traded fund rank. Read More »

Qld premier to declare election win

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Tim Nicholls has confirmed he called Labor leader Annastacia Palaszczuk to concede defeat. His former deputy Deb Frecklington has already announced she will contest the leadership, with Tim Mander her potential deputy. Mr Nicholls took to Twitter to announce both his concession and that he will "not seek to continue as LNP leader". "My nomination offers an opportunity for the LNP to take a fresh approach that will allow us to reconnect with our community. Read More »

ASX To Use Distributed Ledger Technology In Place Of CHESS

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Commonly called blockchain , distributed ledger technology is an electronic record of continuously maintained and verified transactions that is shared by users on computer servers and protected by cryptography. Last year, Wall Street banks including JPMorgan and Citigroup Inc. successfully tested blockchain ledger technology on credit-default swaps. ASX bought a minority stake in USA blockchain developer Digital Asset through a A$14.9 million ($11.27 million) investment in January past ... Read More »

Peru Captain To Miss World Cup After Failing Drugs Test

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A statement added: "By testing positive for a prohibited substance, the player has violated article 6 of the FIFA Anti-Doping Regulations and, as such, contravened article 63 of the FIFA Disciplinary Code". He spent the first 10 years of his professional career in the German Bundesliga, including two seasons with Bayern Munich, and now plays for Flamengo in Brazil . Read More »

Hope Solo to run for USA soccer presidency

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Soccer needs to do, I know exactly how to do it, and I possess the fortitude to get it done", Solo wrote. Solo , arguably the best goalie in US women's national team history, cited the financial toll soccer took on her parents in order for her to advance in the sport. Read More »

Saudi prince bought record-breaking $450 million Da Vinci painting

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Prince Bader has no history as a major art collector but is a friend and associate of Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , the Times said. He initially gave a $100 million deposit to secure his purchase and to qualify for the auction. As the Times points out, in July the king appointed Prince Bader as governor of a new commission led by Prince Mohammed and charged with developing the Al Ola region into a tourist destination. Read More »

Analyze the Analyst's Considerable Ratings:: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

Cincinnati owns 2.01M shares for 5.71% of their portfolio. FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ:FEYE) has risen 11.41% since December 8, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. ( JPM)'s shares. The total value of these holdings, in millions, is $276,378. Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Read More »

228000 people got a new job last month

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The last time unemployment was this low, average wages were growing at a 4 percent annual rate. Among the major worker groups, the unemployment rate for teenagers increased to 15.9 percent in November. We continue to see a tight labor market, especially for manufacturers, with firms citing challenges in attracting qualified workers. Most of the gain occurred in ambulatory health care services (+25,000), which includes offices of physicians and outpatient care centers. Read More »

Recent Insiders Bustle: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX)

Return on Assets (ROA) value of the stock is 3.8 Percent. In other news, VP Robert N. Schleckser sold 4,877 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 1st. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to "Neutral" on Thursday, March 2. BNP Paribas set a $70.00 target price on Exxon Mobil and gave the company a "sell" rating in a research note on Monday, September 25th. Read More »

Hilton embraces IoT smart home technology in its hotel rooms

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Hilton plans to introduce smart rooms in its hotel properties next year, a move that will follow a beta it now has in progress. Through the connected room , Hilton employees will also be able to improve energy efficiency by monitoring the air conditioning and electricity use. Read More »

Uber's licence suspended in Sheffield

But Uber has blamed the council for an "administrative error", saying that former United Kingdom boss Jo Bertram, who holds the current licence to operate taxis in the city, was leaving the company and that the council had been informed of this. Read More »

Economic Buzz: Chinese Imports Surge Around 18% On Year

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In volumes terms, imports of copper, crude oil, iron ore and coal all rose from a month earlier. The 2017 total is set to fall short of the record 4.94 million tonnes of imports in 2016 after a weak first half of the year. They're opposed to giving China market economy status, which would make it harder for them to win anti-dumping cases against Beijing for exporting goods at improperly low prices. Read More »

(NASDAQ:CSCO) Shares Bought by Alethea Capital Management LLC

It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500. Since June 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $3.19 million activity. Verity & Verity LLC now owns 241,712 shares of the network equipment provider's stock worth $8,169,000 after purchasing an additional 11,972 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Dylan Farrow Asks Why Hollywood Has Ignored Woody Allen Sexual Assault Claims

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Farrow went on to call out actresses like Kate Winslet , Blake Lively , and director Greta Gerwig , who have been vocal proponents of the #MeToo movement , yet have made a decision to work with Allen despite sexual assault allegations. I was cracking. I had to say something. It's also worth noting that while the focus often lands on female actors who work with Allen, male actors like Justin Timberlake and Steve Carell are often spared the same amount of scrutiny. Read More »

State reps ring bell for Salvation Army

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Holiday red kettle donations amount to about 40 percent of the budget for the nonprofit's location in North Portland, which oversees 26 donation stations around the city. The day the coin was deposited, "I noticed a man with a hospital mask on his face, and he had this big thing and he took time to put it in there", kettle manner George Hariston says. Read More »

Louisiana's homeless population declines almost 20% since 2016, according to HUD report

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New federal statistics show United States homelessness rose slightly this year - driven by a 4 percent jump in New York City and similar increases in Los Angeles and other West Coast cities. "In many high-cost areas of our country, especially along the West Coast, the severe shortage of affordable housing is manifesting itself on our streets", said HUD Secretary Ben Carson. Read More »

For Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX), It May Be As Good A Moment

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The company has a market cap of $16.35B. The stock decreased 0.42% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $15.4. Graphic Packaging Holding Company (NYSE:GPK) has risen 2.85% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. Shares of Barrick Gold Corp (NYSE: ABX ) opened at $13.55 on Thursday. TD Securities lowered their target price on shares of Barrick Gold from $20.00 to $17.00 and set a "hold" rating for the company in a research note on Monday, November 6th. Read More »

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Position Raised by MML Investors Services LLC

They expect $1.67 EPS, down 36.74 % or $0.97 from last year's $2.64 per share. About 74,008 shares traded. Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK) has risen 0.32% since December 6, 2016 and is uptrending. Gulf International Financial Bank (Uk) Ltd holds 412,502 shares. Linscomb And Williams has 5,806 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. It dropped, as 58 investors sold HON shares while 492 reduced holdings. Read More »

H&R Block, Inc. (HRB) Holdings Reduced by Jupiter Asset Management Ltd.

That transaction by Blackrock took place on September 30, 2017, the same day Vanguard Group Inc purchased an additional 4.05 million shares in HRB to bring its total stake to 25.39 million. BTIG Research maintained the shares of HRB in report on Tuesday, August 25 with "Buy" rating. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, August 29 by Oppenheimer. Read More »

WINTON GROUP Ltd Lowers Holdings in Dollar General Corp. (DG)

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Athena Capital Advisors Llc, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 63,211 shares. Longview Partners Guernsey LTD raised its stake in Dollar General by 41.3% during the 3rd quarter. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $82.93. Sigma Planning Corp bought a new stake in shares of Dollar General during the 2nd quarter worth $202,000. Read More »