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Macquarie Group Ltd. Cuts Holdings in National Retail Properties (NYSE:NNN)

The stock decreased 1.26% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $37.51. About 666,652 shares traded. J.P. Morgan upgraded Retail Properties of America, Inc . As per Friday, January 26, the company rating was upgraded by Sandler O'Neill. The firm has "Overweight" rating given on Friday, December 15 by JP Morgan. Read More »

Traders Buy Shares of Merck & Co. (MRK) on Weakness

Bank Of Stockton sold 21,216 shares as the company's stock declined 23.20% with the market. The institutional investor held 5,142 shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $184,000, down from 967,731 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Enterprise Products (NYSE:EPD) PT Set at $27.00 by Seaport Global Securities

The company was maintained on Tuesday, April 19 by Citigroup. The stock decreased 0.34% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $74.37. About 4.85M shares traded. Trust Department Mb Finance Bancorporation N A stated it has 0.01% in Walmart Inc. For investors, it allows a very quick snapshot of the company's finances without getting bogged down in the details of an accounting report. Read More »

Ex-Yahoo settles SEC charges over 2014 hack

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Finally, the SEC's order finds that Yahoo failed to maintain disclosure controls and procedures created to ensure that reports from Yahoo's information security team concerning cyber breaches, or the risk of such breaches, were properly and timely assessed for potential disclosure. Read More »

Apple Replacing 13-inch MacBook Pro Batteries

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The reason to change appears to be cosmetic, as Apple's page dedicated to the program states that "a component may fail causing the built-in battery to expand". The serial number can be found in the About This Mac option on the Apple menu, on the underside of the laptop near the regulatory markings, or on the original product packaging or receipt. Read More »

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Rating Lowered by Mizuho

The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Friday, August 4 with "Overweight". The stock increased 1.66% or $0.8744 during the last trading session, reaching $53.4844. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Thursday, December 1 by Susquehanna. TH Capital reinitiated the shares of NEO in report on Monday, October 26 with "Buy" rating. Read More »

Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM) Buckles Under The Trend Lines

The 52 week range is a simple technical indicator that lists the highest and lowest price at which a security was sold over preceding 52 weeks (or one year). ( NYSE :PM) for 1.17M shares. 13,650 Philip Morris International Inc . ( NYSE :PM). Rockland Trust Communications owns 24,226 shares or 0.33% of their U.S. Read More »

Slaughters and Linklaters lead on Takeda's £43bn takeover battle for Shire

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Takeda has lost more than 17 percent since the news broke that it was considering a bid for Shire, reducing its market value to ¥3.6 trillion ($33 billion). Last Friday, Takeda had lifted its cash and stock bid to the equivalent of £47 per share. Shire focuses on treatments for rare diseases and attention deficit disorder. Read More »

Caterpillar results prove global economy in good shape

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BMO Capital Markets reissued a "buy" rating and set a $195.00 target price (up from $165.00) on shares of Caterpillar in a research note on Thursday, January 4th. Stockholders of record on Monday, April 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.78 per share. The ex-dividend date is Friday, April 20th. Caterpillar's dividend payout ratio is 45.35%. Read More »

Ireland expects Apple EU tax appeal to be heard in autumn

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The Commission concluded that the €30m sugar tax on fizzy drinks, which comes into effect next month, does not involve State aid. It is anticipated that Apple will make a series of unspecified payments into the account starting in May with the full amount expected to be recovered by the end of September. Read More »

Without a seat at the table, customs union membership is worthless

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But being in a customs union for which Britain has no formal role in setting the rules and tariff schedules is nothing like being in the EU. Parliament is set to hold a non-binding vote on the customs union on Thursday. "But I also recognise the importance to businesses like this of being able to have as frictionless a border as possible into the European Union ". Read More »

Workday focuses on GDPR employee data protections

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When we're talking to clients about preparing for GDPR they often start the conversation with either fines or consent - areas which have given rise to some of the biggest myths around GDPR compliance . Back-end systems that can provide a clear overview of individual data sets need to be implemented alongside up to date security processes; the business is otherwise leaving a major element of the regulation unattended. Read More »

Palestinians injured by Israeli army on Gaza border

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He added that they could have sneaked into the country using passports from countries that Malaysia has diplomatic relations with. The pictures show two light-skinned, bearded men, one of whom was wearing glasses and a white and black helmet. Read More »

Liberum Capital Reaffirms Hold Rating for Halfords (HFD)

It also upped Spirit Airls Inc (NASDAQ:SAVE) stake by 82,000 shares and now owns 122,000 shares. First Wilshire Securities Management reported 46,070 shs. The company was maintained on Friday, July 31 by Barclays Capital. The company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday, November 23. The stock has "Sell" rating by Liberum Capital on Tuesday, April 24. Read More »

U.S. existing home sales rose 1.1 per cent in March

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The Commerce Department said on Tuesday new home sales increased 4.0 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 694,000 units last month. Even as the overall economy has improved, there has been a 7.2 per cent decline in listing from a year ago to just 1.67 million homes. Read More »

Florida gas prices reach three-year high

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Asked about having to pay the highest price in three years, Barber said something needed to be done. Nationally, the highest average price for gasoline was April 22 at $2.76; the lowest was January 3 at $2.49. "Ultimately, OPEC bears much of the responsibility for cutting oil production in 2017, leaving US oil inventories at far lower levels than a year ago", said Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis at GasBuddy. Read More »

Ulster Bank investigate missing money from accounts

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Customers said transactions since Friday had disappeared from their accounts. The bank noted that not all customers were affected by the current issues. Some reported their salaries disappearing from their accounts, with a few they were now in overdraft as a result. A customer who spoke to TheJournal .ie said a payment went into her account yesterday morning and she was able to make transfers and use her debit card. Read More »

Coca-Cola Co (KO) Downgraded to Sell at Vetr Inc

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The market portfolio of all investable assets has a beta of exactly 1. The institutional investor held 285,694 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $13.11M, up from 278,379 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Oil stays below US$69 as rising U.S. drilling counters Opec curbs

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Geopolitical conflicts across the world, production shortages in the United States and some African countries as well as confidence in the global economy had been successfully extending oil gains until last Friday. "No good and will not be accepted!" Brent crude futures were down 49 cents at $73.57 a barrel by 0911 GMT, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures fell 51 cents to $67.89 a barrel. Read More »

Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD Decreases Holdings in Amazon.com

The institutional investor held 1.02M shares of the edp services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $68.92 million, up from 921,254 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Therefore 93% are positive. Amazon.com has a 52 week low of $903.00 and a 52 week high of $1,617.54. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 26,863,386 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock worth $26,003,758,000 after acquiring an additional 764,115 shares during the period. Read More »

Asian shares rise as USA bond yields push dollar

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The US 10-year Treasury yield hit its highest in over four years at 2.998 per cent on Monday, driven by worries about the growing supply of government debt and inflationary pressures from rising oil prices. Higher U.S. yields can put pressure on the currencies of emerging market countries that run current account deficits such as Indonesia and India, said Satoshi Okagawa, senior global markets analyst for Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in Singapore. Read More »

With Toys R Us closing, Hasbro seeks a toy seller

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The company is set to still be on track to meeting its goal of generating $600 to $700 million in operating cash flow for the year. Goldner also said the company stopped shipping to Toys "R" Us in January and that the liquidation of the chain's USA stores will be completed this quarter. Read More »

Walmart could offer to buy upto 86% of Flipkart

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Walmart will retain Flipkart's current top management team, a Mint report suggested last week. It is also revealed that all the major Flipkart investors are now on board with the Walmart purchase. Walmart faces fewer regulatory hurdles because it has no online retail presence in the country now, while Amazon is the second-largest e-commerce player and Flipkart's primary rival. Read More »

NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Study Finds

Winfield Associates Inc who had been investing in Cyrusone Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $4.88B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.71% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $84.4. Gam Ag accumulated 32,138 shares or 0.05% of the stock. Quantbot Technology Ltd Partnership invested in 0.15% or 41,755 shares. Advantus, Minnesota-based fund reported 158,840 shares. Read More »

Drug Take-Back Initiative coming up

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The Michigan State Police (MSP) is urging residents to discard expired, unused and unwanted pills during National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day this Saturday, one of two annual events held in partnership with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and other law enforcement agencies. Read More »

Markets finish flat as Nifty closes in on 10600-mark

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The Nifty50 closed at 10,564.05 points on Friday, down 1.25 points or 0.01 per cent from its previous close and the Sensex closed at 34,415.58 points, down 11.71 points or 0.03 per cent. Britain's FTSE 100 was nearly unchanged at 7,365.29. In other Asian markets, Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 0.23 percent, Japan's Nikkei low by 0.34 percent, while Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.14 percent. Read More »

Vice President Mike Pence To Swear In New NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine

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Bridenstine, who has spoken at large about transforming United States space policy, added; "I look forward to working with the outstanding team at NASA to achieve the President's vision for American leadership in space". Currently, Bridenstine is on the House Armed Services Committee as well as the Science, Space and Technology Committee. He has also served as executive director of the Tulsa Air and Space Museum & Planetarium. Read More »

PlayerUnkown Battlegrounds new Miramar map releases tomorrow

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PUBG Corp . has recently announced that it will host the first official eSports tournament for PlayerUnknown's Battleground later this July . Players interested in getting an early taste of the new content should note the testing times so that they can get a few rounds in and offer some feedback. Read More »

Sears under pressure to drop its Kenmore appliance brand

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ESL Investments, the hedge fund run by Sears CEO Eddie Lampert, recommended that the struggling retailer should consider divesting a number of assets, including the Kenmore brand, Sears disclosed on Monday. ESL would also be willing to purchase some of Sears' real estate, including the assumption of $1.2 billion in debt obligations, in order to lease it back to the stores for continued operation. Read More »

Former Masterchef contestant, 29, dies after collapsing during the London Marathon

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Sunday's 38th London Marathon was the hottest ever recorded at 24.1 degrees Celsius (75.3 degrees Fahrenheit). The charity paid tribute to Matt on Monday afternoon, with a statement that read: "We are devastated by the news of the death of Matt Campbell , who was participating in the 2018 Virgin Money London Marathon yesterday whilst raising funds for Brathay Trust ". Read More »

Amazon adds blockchain templates to its AWS cloud service

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In a blog post about how to use Blockchain Templates, AWS vice president and chief evangelist Jeff Barr acknowledged the lack of clarity by referencing a 1970s "Saturday Night Live" sketch about Shimmer Floor Wax , a floor polish that is also a non-dairy dessert topping. Read More »

United States hints at relieving pressure on Russia's RUSAL if owner sells firm

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Mnuchin. Rusal produces about 6 percent of the world's aluminium and operates mines, smelters and refineries across the world from Guinea to Ireland, Russia to Jamaica. "It looks as if there was a lot of pressure from the USA aluminum downstream industry", he told the news agency Bloomberg. The US Treasury Secretary met with Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov during International Monetary Fund (IMF) meetings in Washington last week. Read More »

Trump tweets at OPEC over "Very High" prices, oil instantly falls

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There was also some caution after Russia´s energy minister Alexander Novak was reported saying that a group of producers around the OPEC as well as Russian Federation may this year ease output restrictions. crude dropped 29 cents, or 0.4 percent, to $68 per barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Benefitting from the higher prices, US oil producers have ramped up drilling, pushing domestic output to a record 10.5 million barrels a day last week, according to data from the US Energy ... Read More »

Old Mutual plc (LON:OML) Increases Dividend to GBX 3.57 Per Share

It's up 0.19, from 0.81 in 2017Q3. 19 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. The funds in our database now own: 18.27 million shares, up from 18.22 million shares in 2017Q3. The stock's market capitalization is GBX 774.84 million. The firm offers a range of clothing products, including womenswear and menswear, footwear, and accessories, as well as jewelry and beauty collections. Read More »

12-year-old boy steals credit card and flies to Bali solo

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According to the mother of two, Drew used the family credit card and booked himself the flights after a heated argument with her. He told his parents he was going to school, but instead left with his backpack and scooter and took a train to the local airport. Read More »

Dade Police Repeatedly Taser Man On American Airlines Flight At MIA

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The dramatic, violent arrest on board an American flight last night started with another passenger claiming that 28-year-old Jacob A. Garcia had groped his girlfriend and ended with Garcia struggling violently with the Miami-Dade cops, who Taser him in the chest and back repeatedly to no avail. Read More »

Chinese killed in major traffic accident in DPRK: FM spokesman

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Mattis acknowledged that North Korea is trying to open a new path to peace, but he says the move has to be closely watched. The South's propaganda broadcasts were stopped at midnight, the defense ministry said , without specifying whether they would resume after the Kim-Moon summit. Read More »

CVC Sells SkyBet to Canadian Owner of Pokerstars for $4.7 Billion

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As well as benefiting from identified cost synergies of at least $70m per year, The Stars Group said that the acquisition will provide greater revenue diversification and significantly enhanced exposure to sports betting, as well as an increased presence in regulated markets, particularly the UK. Read More »

GM Korea avoids bankruptcy vote after new wage agreement

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The related parties - including GM Executive Vice President Barry Engle, GM Korea CEO Kaher Kazem, chief of GM Korea's union Lim Han-taek, Rep. Hong Young-pyo of the ruling Democratic Party, and Vice Minister of Employment and Labor Yi Sung-ki - had continued their marathon talks overnight from April 22. Read More »

Warriors vs. Spurs: Game 4 Prediction, NBA Playoff Odds

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Earning a 103-90 victory in front of their home fans, the Spurs not only stayed alive in the series, but two players in particular turned back the clock. Aldridge banked in a three-pointer with 4:22 remaining to stop the Warriors' run and Ginobili took over with a pair of 3-pointers in the final minutes. Read More »

Korean Air 'nut rage' sisters resign, father apologises

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Korean Air chairman Cho Yang-ho has apologised for the behaviour of his two daughters Cho Hyun-Min and Cho Hyun-ah following different controversies, reported AFP. She was sentenced to a year in prison, but later freed after an appeals court cleared her of the most of hampering an air route. Cho Hyun-min has denied she threw the cup at the employee's face, saying she pushed it toward the ground and neither of the victims have reportedly expressed the wish to seek a case against the heiress. Read More »

Volkswagen ID R Pikes Peak electric racer revealed

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R Pikes Peak was not simply maximum performance, instead the company sought to find the ideal balance between energy capacity and weight, and as with the twin-engine Golf that took on the Pikes Peak challenge in 1985, 1986 and 1987, the engineers have opted for a solution with two power units. Read More »

Coca Cola Co (KO) Shareholder Prudential Financial INC Lifted Holding

Consolidated (NASDAQ:COKE) hit a new 52-week low and has $161.28 target or 5.00 % below today's $169.77 share price. The institutional investor held 102,475 shares of the beverages (production and distribution) company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $4.70M, up from 90,871 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Southwest engine failure prompts feds to order emergency inspections

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She was returning from a business trip in NY when the plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Philadelphia after its engine exploded in midair and shrapnel hit the plane, breaking the window beside her. Val Wilson, president of Women in Aerospace Canada, said the shortage of women is on display every year at the world's largest air show which takes place alternatively almost London and Paris. Read More »