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According to the sources, next week Ottawa will announce it intends to acquire a used fleet of older Australian F-18 jets. Boeing's future military sales in Canada are in question after the US defense firm launched a trade challenge against Canadian planemaker Bombardier Inc.
  • Rep. Al Green says he'll force vote to impeach President Trump

    Rep. Al Green says he'll force vote to impeach President Trump

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    He added: "The question isn't whether we have a bigot as president". In a separate letter, Green called impeachment a "political remedy, not a judicial remedy" and said Trump's behavior as "bigot in the White House who incites hatred and hostility" constitutes a "high misdemeanor" worthy of impeachment.
  • U.S. crude stocks down, gasoline stocks up more than expected

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    Brent crude futures were down $1.28 at $61.55 USA a barrel approaching noon ET Wednesday, after reaching a session high of $62.93 US, while USA crude futures dropped $1.33, or 2.2%, to $56.33 U.S. Distillate product supplied averaged over 3.9 million barrels a day for the past four weeks, up by 0.6% compared with the same period previous year. The EIA today confirmed a large build of 6.8 million barrels.
  • UnitedHealth to buy DaVita Medical clinics for $4.9 billion

    UnitedHealth to buy DaVita Medical clinics for $4.9 billion

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    UnitedHealth's Optum division already has the ability to provide care directly to patients through its "strategic care delivery portfolio", including its Surgical Care Affiliates network of surgical centers, its MedExpress network of urgent-care centers, and its HouseCalls program to provide annual visits to patients at home.
  • Taking a Fresh Look at GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC)

    Taking a Fresh Look at GNC Holdings, Inc. (GNC)

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    It has underperformed by 77.36% the S&P500. For the second time in less than two years, GNC Holdings is reviewing its alternatives. The stock increased 1.14% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $5.32. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.77 in Q2 2017. Analysts expect that GNC Holdings Inc will post $1.35 earnings per share for the current year. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D purchased a new stake in shares of GNC Holdings Inc (NYSE:GNC) during the first quarter, ...
  • Pacad Investment Ltd. Has $678000 Holdings in Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

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    Novartis A G now has $198.89B valuation. MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe.MIWD00000PUS gained 0.14 percent and also hit an all-time peak, but was well off its session high. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, November 14 by Wells Fargo. Since June 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 selling transactions for $3.19 million activity.
  • Do Analysts Think You Should Buy Digital Realty Trust, Inc

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    Hilton Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Apple Inc. Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Digital Realty Trust, Inc. The stock increased 0.50% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $17.95. Friedberg Management, a Texas-based fund reported 22,080 shares. (NYSE:DLR) closed December 05 at $113.02, down -11.17% or $14.21 from its record high price of $127.23.
  • AutoZone, Inc. (AZO) EPS Estimated At $9.81

    AutoZone, Inc. (AZO) EPS Estimated At $9.81

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    Wedbush restated a "hold" rating and issued a $580.00 target price (down previously from $590.00) on shares of AutoZone in a research note on Wednesday, September 20th. IMS Capital Management now owns 1,406 shares of the company's stock valued at $802,000 after purchasing an additional 19 shares in the last quarter. (NYSE: AZO ).
  • Virat Kholi Anushka Sharma to get Married in Italy by Next Week

    Virat Kholi Anushka Sharma to get Married in Italy by Next Week

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    These reports emerged after Mukherjee was spotted exiting Anushka's house last week. If these reports are to be believed, Virat might leave for Italy for the wedding tomorrow. While Virat is taking a break from cricket for a while, Anushka is now shooting for Aanand L Rai's untitled film along with Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif.
  • Headinvest LLC Increases Position in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

    Headinvest LLC Increases Position in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

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    It has outperformed by 86.57% the S&P500. Oakmont reported 905,765 shares. We have $62.76 PT which if reached, will make NYSE:VEEV worth $728.73M more. Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. Sky Investment Grp Inc Ltd Liability invested in 6,462 shares.
  • Hammerson set to acquire Intu in £3.4bn takeover deal

    Hammerson set to acquire Intu in £3.4bn takeover deal

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    Intu's portfolio includes Lakeside Thurrock, Merry Hill in Dudley, the Gateshead Metrocentre and the Trafford Centre in Manchester. It expects the deal to be accretive to earnings in the first full financial year and will take a one-off cash cost of £40mln for the integration of Intu.
  • Long queues resurface at filling stations after price increment rumours

    Long queues resurface at filling stations after price increment rumours

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    The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru said yesterday in a statement that the corporation was doing everything within its reach to address the situation. It said he had ordered more petroleum products to be dispatched nationwide "to cushion the effects of excessive demand caused by panic buying" before travelling to Britain.
  • A Look At Recent Insider Trades For McDonald's Corporation (MCD)

    A Look At Recent Insider Trades For McDonald's Corporation (MCD)

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    The Df Dent & Co Inc holds 37,963 shares with $1.70M value, up from 24,914 last quarter. Nic Inc now has $1.07B valuation. They expect $1.58 earnings per share, up 9.72% or $0.14 from last year's $1.44 per share. Dearborn Prtn Limited Liability Corp invested in 2.86% or 252,900 shares. Aimz Advisors Limited Liability Company reported 0.48% in McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD).
  • FCA opens investigation into vehicle finance brand

    FCA opens investigation into vehicle finance brand

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    Provident Financial has been informed that its vehicle finance division is being investigated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority . The UK's financial watchdog has begun a second investigation into crisis-hit lender Provident Financial .
  • Steinhoff shares plunge 60% after CEO quits

    Steinhoff shares plunge 60% after CEO quits

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    The company said late on Tuesday that he had resigned with immediate effect, after the discovery of new information prompted the firm to ask PwC to perform an "independent investigation". It already owned Bensons for Beds and Harveys at that time. Steinhoff derives about 60% of its earnings in Europe and 34% in Africa. Steinhoff said its chairman and largest shareholder Christo Wiese would take temporary charge while a successor to Jooste was found.
  • Bitcoin breaks above $12000 for the first time

    Bitcoin breaks above $12000 for the first time

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    Unlike other currencies and assets affected by the performance of the global economy and reserve currencies, Bitcoin is the only cryptocurrency dependent on the market. Furthermore, the exponential increase in its value and lack of regulation leaves many experts wondering if this Bitcoin craze is just a bubble, only to be followed by a crash.
  • VA Lowers Stake in Union Pacific Co. (UNP)

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    Wfg Advsrs Lp reported 0.21% stake. About 2.60 million shares traded. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since December 5, 2016 and is uptrending. Barclays Capital maintained Hologic, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) rating on Friday, January 20. Canaccord Genuity maintained Apple Inc. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 5 by Robert W.
  • Raptors Knock Off Suns, Maintain NBA's Top Home Record

    Raptors Knock Off Suns, Maintain NBA's Top Home Record

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    Unfortunately for the Suns, the first quarter wasn't very kind to them as the Raptors went up by double-digits early and took a 13-point lead into the break. He had 11 points and one rebound in 23 minutes. DeRozan led the way with 12 points in the Raptors' red-hot third quarter. Phoenix had seven turnovers in the first while the Raptors had none.
  • 50 injured after passenger train hits freight train in Germany

    50 injured after passenger train hits freight train in Germany

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    Authorities said there were multiple injuries but did not immediately provide more specific information. The accident happened at around 7:30 pm (1830 GMT) in the western state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany's most populous region, state rail operator Deutsche Bahn said.
  • Japan Airlines invests $10 mln in supersonic jet company Boom (GE, HON)

    Japan Airlines invests $10 mln in supersonic jet company Boom (GE, HON)

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    Japan Airlines (JAL) is making a strategic investment of $10m in Boom Supersonic and has secured an option to purchase up to 20 Boom aircraft through a pre-order arrangement. "We are very proud to be working with Boom on the advancement in the commercial aviation industry". Denver-based startup Boom Supersonic has won a $10 million investment from Japan Airlines Co Ltd in its push to build a supersonic passenger aircraft it claims will be faster, quieter and more affordable to fly ...
  • Williams Companies Inc (WMB) Shares Bought by Tredje AP fonden

    Williams Companies Inc (WMB) Shares Bought by Tredje AP fonden

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    Fernwood Management Limited Liability has 0.8% invested in The Williams Companies, Inc. Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) shares were trading lower by -0.81 percent ($-0.12) at $14.73 a piece in Monday's session. (NYSE:WMB) to report earnings on February, 21. During the same period a year ago, the firm posted $0.20 EPS. WMB's profit will be $181.88 million for 33.28 P/E if the $0.22 EPS becomes a reality.
  • WINTON GROUP Ltd Buys 1452 Shares of Delphi Automotive PLC (DLPH)

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    The 1-year high was reported on Dec, 5 by Barchart.com. Tredje AP fonden's holdings in Delphi Automotive were worth $2,780,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Company shares were recently noted -47.59% off of the 50-day high and -41.80% away from the 50-day low. Exane Derivatives holds 9 shares. Shine Advisory accumulated 0.01% or 209 shares.
  • BMO hikes dividend as quarterly profit drops

    BMO hikes dividend as quarterly profit drops

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    Canada's five biggest banks earned more than $10 billion in collective profits in the latest quarter to cap off a better-than-expected year on the surprising strength of the domestic economy. A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. White, who became CEO on November 1, has said he expects the share of business from the U.S.to increase.
  • Toll Brothers: No Change in Home Buyer Behavior Due to Tax Reform

    Toll Brothers: No Change in Home Buyer Behavior Due to Tax Reform

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    The company reported a 5 percent drop in its Q1 comps and issued weak second quarter guidance. The Standard & Poor's 500 was little changed at 2,638. USA stocks are slightly higher this afternoon. Often, a boost in the volume of a stock is a harbinger of a price jump, either up or down. Analysts on average have given a price target of $44.47 to Toll Brothers Inc .
  • Pizza Hut is testing beer and wine delivery

    Pizza Hut is testing beer and wine delivery

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    This allows Pizza Hut to eliminate the need for any third-party delivery vendor. The company is still deciding on the details on wine delivery, which will begin in January. DoorDash, which works with BJ's and scores of other restaurants, has been offering alcohol delivery in select cities since 2016. All drivers carrying beer and wine deliveries on their routes will be at least 21 years old, the company confirmed.
  • Chesley Taft & Associates LLC Holds Holding in JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM)

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    The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks gave up 7.12 points, or 0.5 per cent, to 1,537.02. Brown Advisory Securities Llc acquired 12,915 shares as Mastercard Incorporated (MA)'s stock rose 7.46%. Therefore 89% are positive. Keefe, Bruyette & Woods set a $96.00 target price on shares of J P Morgan Chase & Co and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research report on Saturday, August 19th.
  • Robeco Institutional Asset Management BV Boosts Stake in Chevron Corporation (CVX)

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    The Dow Jones Industrial Average.DJI rose 58.46 points, or 0.24 percent, to 24,290.05, the S&P 500.SPX lost 2.78 points, or 0.11 percent, to 2,639.44 and the Nasdaq Composite.IXIC dropped 72.22 points, or 1.05 percent, to 6,775.37. Hochman Cole Investment Advisors Inc. now owns 2,682 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $280,000 after purchasing an additional 7 shares during the period.
  • GM wants you to buy things without leaving your auto

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    The Marketplace icon on the vehicle's infotainment screen used to launch the service is accompanied by a GM-brand-specific sales, service and accessories portal, where owners can learn about GM specials and have the offers sent to their e-mail accounts for reading and perhaps purchases at their destination.
  • Gold eases as dollar gains after US Senate clears tax bill

    Gold eases as dollar gains after US Senate clears tax bill

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    Spot gold was almost unchanged at $1,275.24 an ounce by 0405 GMT. The dollar rebounded to a two-week high on Monday after taking a brief hit on Friday on news that Michael Flynn, former national security adviser to President Trump, pleaded guilty to lying to the U.S.
  • Instagram Cracks Down on Posts That May Harm The Wildlife or Nature

    Instagram Cracks Down on Posts That May Harm The Wildlife or Nature

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    Instagram is sending a message against the behavior that pops up if users click on hashtags like #koalaselfie or #tigerpet. This Instagram gesture may not stop people from publishing photos with koalas. Now, the campaign has influenced Instagram to take progressive steps towards ending wild animal selfies! The hashtags still auto-populate in search results.
  • Sierra Leone auctions off

    Sierra Leone auctions off "peace diamond" for US$6.5 million

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    The largest stone to be discovered in Sierra Leone in almost a half-century was unearthed in March this year by Emmanuel Momoh, a Christian pastor, along with other miners. The balance of the proceeds will go to a local group overseeing the development projects, the pastor and other miners who found the gem and gave it to the government, Rapaport said.
  • Intel Corporation (INTC) Shares Bought by Essex Financial Services Inc

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    It has underperformed by 46.32% the S&P500. Insiders have sold a total of 1,548,914 shares of company stock valued at $68,196,589 over the last ninety days. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have given a hold rating, twenty-seven have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company's stock.
  • CVS Health to purchase Aetna for $69 billion

    CVS Health to purchase Aetna for $69 billion

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    Western Alliance Banco now has $6.22B valuation. Blb&B Lc has invested 0.22% in CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS). Capital Management Associates reported 3,000 shares. The stock was sold at an average price of $81.17, for a total transaction of $1,667,799.99. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. These shares are worth $1,667,800 and were traded at $81.17 each.
  • KBC Group NV Raises Stake in Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

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    BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of COG in report on Friday, September 1 with "Buy" rating. Following the completion of the sale, the chairman now directly owns 2,887,018 shares in the company, valued at $80,605,542.56. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation is an independent oil and gas company engaged in the development, exploitation and exploration of oil and gas properties.
  • Vanguard Group Inc. Acquires 1953003 Shares of Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)

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    Geneva Advisors LLC now owns 2,750,639 shares of the coffee company's stock worth $160,390,000 after acquiring an additional 63,041 shares in the last quarter. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating, twenty-one have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock.
  • This is what analysts have to say about Discovery Communications, Inc

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    Several other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC grew its position in Discovery Communications by 437.1% during the 2nd quarter. In other news, CFO Gunnar Wiedenfels bought 15,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 3rd. In the transaction dated August 15, 2017, the great number of shares acquired came courtesy the CFO; Wiedenfels Gunnar added a total of 15,000 shares at an ...
  • Latest Stocks: GRATRY & Co LLC Decreases Position in NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

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    Eog Res Inc now has $58.43B valuation. The stock decreased 0.54% or $0.615 during the last trading session, reaching $114.165. Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE:MO) has risen 11.92% since December 4, 2016 and is uptrending. The stock has "Buy" rating by Roth Capital on Wednesday, June 8. NXP Semiconductors N.V. has a 12-month low of $96.00 and a 12-month high of $118.20.
  • Jimmy Kimmel's baby son has successful heart surgery

    Jimmy Kimmel's baby son has successful heart surgery

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    Fortunately, ABC announced that the operation was "successful", as People reports. The defects meant that Billy wasn't getting enough oxygen in his lungs when he was born because he had a blocked pulmonary valve and a hole in his heart.
  • How Analysts Rated United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) Last Week?

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    In other United Technologies news, VP Robert J. Bailey sold 2,702 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 3rd. Nomura Asset Management Limited has 0.01% invested in Saul Centers, Inc. It is up 0.00% since December 4, 2016 and is. Norton Burke F sold $34.65 million worth of stock or 379,189 shares.
  • American Airlines glitch gives pilots holiday at Christmas

    American Airlines glitch gives pilots holiday at Christmas

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    But that means American will have to rebuild its schedule and is offering pilots time and a half their normal hourly wage. On Wednesday, American and the APA sparred over whether the airline could offer pilots extra pay in order to get them to fill the open slots.