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GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) stock ends Yesterday with change of 1.41%

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The Stock has its 52-week High of $44.53 and 52-Week Low of $34.52 and it touched its 52-week high on 05/31/17 and 52-Week Low on 12/06/17. The stock traded with the average Volume of 4.99 Million at the end of last session. "With the sales momentum we anticipate from new and recent launches and focused improvements in operating performance we are increasingly confident in our ability to deliver mid to high single digit growth in adjusted earning per share". Read More »

Going out of business sales begin for Toys"R"Us"

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Shoppers will be offered "deep discounts on top brand names across all product categories", according to an announcement Wednesday from the liquidation companies hired to run the sales. Closing locations will continue to honor customer programs including gift cards, Endless Earnings and credit card specials. The company said these efforts all have the goal of making Toys R Us "more viable and competitive" in the retail industry today. Read More »

Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA) Shares Sold by Tiaa Fsb

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For FOX, the company now has 6.9 billion of cash on the books, which is offset by 707 million in current liabilities. Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. now owns 261,190 shares of the company's stock valued at $6,890,000 after purchasing an additional 113,484 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Point72 Asset Management LP Sells 18900 Shares of Starbucks Co. (SBUX)

The shares were sold at an average price of $56.73, for a total transaction of $3,214,662.18. Hancock Holding Company (NASDAQ:HBHC) has risen 80.63% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. Bb&T Securities Limited Liability Co holds 0.03% of its portfolio in M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB) for 15,583 shares. Mckinley Carter Wealth Svcs Incorporated invested in 43,502 shares. Read More »

P&G to Close Two Midwest Plants, Impacting 1100 Jobs

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Jim Justice in a news release. "It gives us time to figure out where we're going to go and where we're going to move from here and plan", said John Luschen, a Procter & Gamble employee of 18 years, told WDAF-TV . About 200 of the Kansas City jobs will be relocated to West Virginia, while workers in Cincinnati will take on additional duties created by the Iowa job cuts. Read More »

Supreme Court scraps mining leases across Goa

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The court also ordered that the leases should be auctioned to new licencees after obtaining new environmental clearances. It also set aside the Bombay High Court order allowing the state government to grant a second renewal to mining leases. Read More »

Featured Stock to See: Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS)

Vipshop Holdings Limited ( VIPS ) belonging to the Consumer Cyclical sector has surged 1.97% and closed its last trading session at $15.51. About 2.59M shares traded. Investors sentiment increased to 1.17 in 2017 Q3. Kingstown Management LP accumulated 1.25M shares. It turned negative, as 47 investors sold EBAY shares while 306 reduced holdings. Read More »

36 indicted in global cybercrime ring that stole $530M

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An Australian man - Edgar Rojas (also known as "Guapo", "Guapo1988", and "Onlyshop" according to the indictment ) - was among those arrested. The U.S. "Infraud was truly the premier one-stop shop for cybercriminals worldwide", said David Rybicki, deputy assistant attorney general in the Criminal Division at the Justice Department. Read More »

Credit Suisse Sets XIV Redemption Date After VIX Spike

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Being able to sell a victor can provide obvious profits, and it may even be a confidence booster for the average investor. Even the most researched trades can go sour. Two banks, Credit Suisse Group AG (CSGN.S) and Nomura Co Ltd (9716.T), said on Tuesday they would terminate two exchange traded notes (ETN) that bet on low volatility in stock prices, including Credit Suisse's VelocityShares Daily Inverse VIX Short-Term ETN ( XIV .P) which will stop trading by February 20. Read More »

Uber-Waymo Trial Reveals New Details Of Otto Acquisition

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Much of Tuesday's questioning seemed to be setting the stage for heightened drama when Kalanick returns to the stand Wednesday. He told the attorney that this isn't a phrase only the self-driving auto industry uses, but one that he's heard for years, even back in high school. Read More »

Tesla sticks with Model 3 production targets

The company (naturally) contends that all losses are temporary. It also announced that it expected to begin generating "positive quarterly income on a sustained basis" in 2018. The company's shares jumped 2% to $341.01 in early afternoon trading after SpaceX successfully launched its Falcon Heavy rocket on Tuesday with Musk's cherry red Roadster as its cargo. Read More »

Anadarko posts quarterly profit as oil prices recover

State Street Corp now owns 28,641,263 shares of the oil and gas development company's stock valued at $1,298,599,000 after acquiring an additional 218,628 shares during the last quarter. The firm has "Buy" rating by Needham given on Tuesday, October 24. Anadarko Petroleum has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $66.52. Read More »

American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) closed its last session at $49.76

At one point in the past year, the shares traded as low as $49.53 but has recovered 10.27% since then. Daiwa Securities Group Inc. lifted its position in shares of American Airlines Group by 215.9% during the third quarter. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.92 EPS. research analysts predict that American Airlines Group Inc will post 5.78 EPS for the current fiscal year. Read More »

Analyzing today's market share for: TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: AMTD)

About 9.66M shares traded or 247.97% up from the average. Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) has risen 12.20% since February 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 13.67% the S&P500. 378.31 million shares or 1.55% less from 384.25 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Greenleaf Tru holds 3,762 shares. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating, ten have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. Read More »

General Motors (NYSE:GM) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Study Finds

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General Motors Company's Average Earnings Estimate for the current quarter is $1.49, according to consensus of 9 analysts. Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items. This figure is found by taking the stock price and multiplying it by the total number of shares outstanding. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC now owns 2,838 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock valued at $101,000 after buying an additional 860 shares during the period. Read More »

Who Is Patrick Soon-Shiong? Biotech Billionaire Close To Buying LA Times

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Soon-Shiong is a major shareholder in Tronc , the Chicago-based parent company of the Times and the Union-Tribune. Soon-Shiong, the billionaire founder and chief executive of California-based health care firm NantHealth , has previously been critical of Tronc's leadership, accusing the company of " previous year. Read More »

Featured Stock for Investors: Rio Tinto Plc (NYSE:RIO)

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TIAA FSB now owns 12,752 shares of the mining company's stock valued at $675,000 after purchasing an additional 1,426 shares during the period. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 4,200 ($58.89) price objective on shares of Rio Tinto in a research report on Wednesday, October 18th. Read More »

All's Not Well with Wells Fargo

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One Keefe analyst reduced his price target for Wells Fargo shares to $63 from $70, representing 2% downside to Friday's close. Analysts' mean recommendation for the stock is 2.00 (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). Read More »

Google close to $2B deal for Chelsea Market building

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Google leases about 400,000 square feet in the building and purchased its NY headquarters across the street, at 111 Eighth Ave., in 2010. Chelsea Market is located at 75 Ninth Avenue, across the company's NY headquarters purchased in 2010 for approximately $1.8 billion. Read More »

Southwest Boeing 737 skids off runway

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Passengers were evacuated and transported back to the terminal. But he confirmed the plane remains stopped on Taxiway P, and that airport operations employees, fire department, Maryland Transportation Authority Police and Southwest Airlines personnel "responded to the incident scene". Read More »

Stocks plunge, then recover as wild ride continues

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Corrections are seen as entirely normal during bull markets, and even helpful in removing speculative gains and allowing new investors to buy into the market at lower prices. This led to Tokyo's Nikkei 225 stock average ending with a near 5% drop. In equities, on London's FTSE 100 , financial services firms Standard Life and Schroders each tumbled 5.1% and Mediclinic International, a private hospital group, fell 4.8%. Read More »

Oil prices fall on strong dollar, Brent near one-month low

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In economic news today, the US ISM services index hit its highest level since mid-2005, a sign of further strength in the nation's economy. Futures fell 2 per cent in NY yesterday. Saudi Arabia kept pricing for its main crude grade to Asia unchanged for a second month as the world's largest crude exporter responds to slower seasonal demand versus earlier expectation for a small decrease in a Bloomberg survey. Read More »

Olympic gold medalists in new Russian appeal at CAS

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Despite not receiving the reasoned decision from CAS, Bach expressed hope that the decision on whether or not to invite the Russian athletes affected by the decision will be made prior to the Winter Olympics beginning. The overhaul comes after evidence of systematic, state-sponsored doping emerged from the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Russian Federation was suspended over an institutionalized, government-funded doping system and the systematic manipulation of anti-doping tests. Read More »

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (GT) Short Interest Update

The average 1-year price target for (BBY) reveals an average price target of $66.36 per share. Christopher Lord decreased its stake in Motorola Solutions Inc (MSI) by 46.41% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Ing Groep Nv, a Netherlands-based fund reported 201,246 shares. Pinebridge Lp stated it has 0.03% of its portfolio in Guess', Inc. Stifel Fin stated it has 36,158 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Read More »

Investors burned as bets on low market volatility implode

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Before Monday, the biggest one-day move in the VIX was 64.2%, which occurred in February 2007. The Index uses CBOE Volatility Index futures by way of a long position in the first and second month VIX Futures contracts. Rumors of the death of the short-volatility funds have been greatly exaggerated. The S&P 500 stabilized on Tuesday, but volatility was still on the rise. Read More »

Price Performance Review on Shares of Nex Group Plc (NXG.L)

Jpmorgan Chase, New York-based fund reported 1.09M shares. Rhumbline Advisers holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Hargreaves Lansdown plc (LON:HL) for 497,195 shares. S&P Global set a GBX 7,500 ($105.16) target price on Reckitt Benckiser Group and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research report on Friday, October 20th. Read More »

When did women get the vote in these 7 countries?

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While Emmeline Pankhurst and her three daughters Christabel, Adela and Sylvia , were figureheads of the movement, thousands of women of all ages and social class joined in the campaign. French women were not enfranchised until the end of the Second World War, voting for the first time in 1945. The country's current prime minister, Labour's Jacinda Ardern is New Zealand's third female prime minister. Read More »

Walt Disney Co (DIS) Tops Earnings Estimates, Misses Revenue Outlook

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Checking in on some valuation rankings, Orgenesis Inc. The stock increased 1.78% or $2.23 during the last trading session, reaching $127.28. About 7.61 million shares traded. The Return on Invested Capital (aka ROIC) for Viva Industrial Trust (SGX:T8B) is 0.064466. Its down 0.20, from 1.09 in 2017Q2. (NASDAQ:DGICA) or 44,471 shares. Read More »

Stocks For Fearless Investors: The Coca-Cola Company (KO), McEwen Mining Inc. (MUX)

McEwen Mining Inc. This company shares tumbled -50.11% from their most recent record high of $4.43 and now hold $774.23 million in market value of equity. The stock has "Buy" rating by Needham on Thursday, October 26. The firm has "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Thursday, September 29. The Coca-Cola Company ( NYSE :KO) received a Buy rating from 5 analysts. Read More »

Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) Receiving Somewhat Positive News Coverage, Analysis Finds

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Tdam Usa Inc who had been investing in Metlife Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $48.62B market cap company. The stock increased 2.56% or $2.01 during the last trading session, reaching $80.38. Cincinnati Insurance Com holds 76,000 shares or 0.18% of its portfolio. (NASDAQ: GILD ). Gw Henssler And owns 167,056 shares for 1.36% of their portfolio. Read More »

Broadcom submits $121 bn 'final' takeover offer to Qualcomm

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Even Paul Jacobs appeared to have hinted at a better offer as he had said the first offer undervalues Qualcomm. Qualcomm has been trying to push away the acquisition. The combined company would create a semiconductor giant with more than $50 billion in annual revenue - trailing only Intel and Samsung. In a note, Shah says that Apple is looking to drop chips from Qualcomm and Broadcom for its upcoming line of smartphones. Read More »

A Positive Stance Should be Held On Cryptos - CFTC Chairman Giancarlo

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As the hearing wore on, the price of bitcoin briefly rose past $7,300, and cryptocurrency enthusiasts on Reddit - a popular venue for discussions about the technology - celebrated the remarks . There is no single federal USA watchdog of virtual currencies, with trading and investing in the emerging asset class falling into a jurisdictional gray area between the SEC, CFTC, the Treasury Department and state regulators which license virtual trading platforms as money transmitters. Read More »

Province announces initial round of ICBC reforms

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Attorney General David Eby said changes are coming to ICBC. British Columbia is the last province in Canada with a purely litigation-based insurance model, where drivers not at fault in a crash sue the at-fault driver for economic loss and suffering. Read More »

Pipeline feud: Notley says Alberta to stop importing BC wine

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Notley said the province now imports about 17 million bottles from B.C. wineries each year, or about 1.4 million cases. Albertans spent $72 million on B.C. The Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission will immediately halt the import of B.C. wine to Alberta. "We didn't know this was a formal thing that could really happen, and here we are being told it's not a thing". Read More »

Stock Market Is Set to Plunge Again At Open

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USA markets briefly bounced after a torrid opening on Tuesday, with bargain-hunters and gains for Apple pushing the tech-heavy Nasdaq and the Dow Jones Industrial Average into positive territory after two consecutive days of heavy losses. Read More »

Six Nations to investigate France

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Teenage out-half Matthieu Jalibert and scrum-half Antoine Dupont , who had come on for Maxime Machenaud , both left the field with what appeared to be knee injuries, but their replacements went down as HIAs. "It can make recommendations [among other things] as to further education and training that is required, and/or whether disciplinary action should be taken by Six Nations ". Read More »

Steve Wynn steps down as CEO following sexual misconduct allegations

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The company said it has appointed Matt Maddox , its president since 2013, as CEO and Boone Wayson as non-executive chairman effective immediately. Wynn, CEO of Las Vegas-based Wynn Resorts , resigned January 27 as the Republican National Committee finance chair following the sexual assault allegations. Read More »

What Can We Expect After Marathon Petroleum (NYSE:MPC)'s Downgrade By Jefferies?

It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. Financial Engines Advisors Llc increased its stake in Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) by 18.8% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Clear Harbor Asset Mngmt Ltd Company has 18,239 shares. Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi has invested 0.01% in Nordstrom, Inc. Nikko Asset Management Americas, New York-based fund reported 73,800 shares. Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb Jumps On Strong Earnings, Opdivo Trial Data

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The company reported non-GAAP net earnings attributable to Bristol-Myers Squibb of $1.1 billion, or $0.68 per share, in the fourth quarter, compared to $1.1 billion, or $0.63 per share, for the same period in 2016. This represents a roughly 3% increase over 2017 revenue. Its up 0.08, from 0.95 in 2017Q2. 137 funds opened positions while 460 raised stakes. Citadel Advsr Ltd Liability invested in 2.12M shares or 0.1% of the stock. Read More »

Soon-Shiong Reportedly to Buy LA Times, San Diego Union-Tribune

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The Los Angeles Times' owner is selling the newspaper to one of its shareholders, The Washington Post reported on Tuesday. A spokesman for Soon-Shiong said the billionaire was not immediately available for comment. Soon-Shiong, the billionaire founder and chief executive of California-based health care firm NantHealth , has previously been critical of Tronc's leadership, accusing the company of " poor corporate governance " past year. Read More »

What you need to know about your finances after the Dow dive

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It will also be the first two-day drop totaling 1,000 points for the Dow since August 2015, when investors were anxious about the Chinese economy. The previous largest point drop for the Dow was 778 points in September 2008, in the midst of the financial crisis. Read More »

Video Shows South Korean Black Eagles T-50 Accident at Changi Airport

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A supersonic aerobatic jet of South Korea's Air Force skidded off one of the two runways at Singapore's Changi Airport during the Singapore Airshow, closing one runway and causing flight delays, authorities said. A commercial passenger who witnessed the crash said "I saw the plane spin sideways, flip over and then slide down the runway upside down". As seen in the videos, Airport Emergency Service responded to the incident immediately and the fire was extinguished. Read More »

Apple emerges no. 1 in Q4 as largest smartphone producer

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According to the numbers published by the International Data Corporation (IDC), the Chinese smartphone manufacturer doubled its quarterly smartphone shipments, selling 14 million units more compared to the last quarter of 2016. Apple finished second for the whole of 2017 with 215.8 million units sold, up by 0.2% from 215.4 million units sold in 2016. The company shipped 41.0 million units, down 9.7 percent from the 45.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2016. Read More »

Parks business shines in mixed Disney Q1 report

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Rowan Companies plc (NYSE:RDC) has declined 16.50% since February 6, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 1.24% the S&P500. Reynders Mcveigh Capital Management Llc increased Disney Walt Co Disney ( DIS ) stake by 6.98% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Read More »

Breach On Ice or Are There Still Credit Card Risks

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While it is not surprising that Otting and Mulvaney would work closely together, Otting's public statements in support of Mulvaney are unusual. But, unnecessary regulatory burden is a waste that places a drag on our entire economy without making the system safer or fairer. Read More »

Futures Markets Predict More US Selling

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The Dow Jones industrial average gained 567 points , or 2.3 percent, recouping almost half of the 1,175-point plunge it took the day before. US stocks saw the biggest one day fall in six years on February 5 as investors rushed to take profits, after bond yields rose sharply last week, following an equities rally to record levels in January. Read More »

Seven state players get NFL Combine invites

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Six Sooners are heading to the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine, held Thursday, March 1 through Monday, March 5 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind. Only Alabama (14) has more players from its team who earned Combine invitations. The Bulldogs were no slouch, coming in third behind Ohio State (11) with 10 players taking part in this year's event. "On average, 35 non-Combine players will be drafted". Read More »

Dow Jones down more than 1100 points as global equity slump continues

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The Dow Jones industrial average fell as much as 567 points shortly after the opening bell, then jumped as much as 367 points in the first half-hour of trading. The Dow finished down 4.6 percent at 24,345.75. At one point, the Dow Jones industrial average dropped 1,000 points in less than an hour, and it ended with its worst day in more than six years. Read More »

A Big Drop In US Financial Markets Drags Down Others

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Mumbai was 0.9 percent lower, Bangkok plunged 2.4 percent and Jakarta and Kuala Lumpur were also well down. The blue-chip CSI300 index was up 0.06 per cent, with its financial sector sub-index higher by 1.75 per cent, the consumer staples sector down 3.77 per cent, the real estate index up 0.29 per cent and healthcare sub-index down 1.42 per cent. Read More »