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Pfizer fell 0.9 percent and Amgen dropped more than 1 percent, knocking 0.34 percent off the S&P healthcare sector. General Electric fell 2.9 percent after raising the prospect of breaking itself up and announcing more than $11 billion in charges from its long-term care insurance portfolio and new USA tax laws.
  • (CMCSA) Holdings Raised by Mawer Investment Management Ltd.

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    The institutional investor held 478,183 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $13.77 million, down from 494,123 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The cable giant reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.49 by $0.03. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 5 sales for $23.18 million activity.
  • Miami Among Cities Still in Running For Amazon's Second Headquarters

    Miami Among Cities Still in Running For Amazon's Second Headquarters

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    The announcement comes almost three months after Miami submitted its proposal to bring the company's hub to South Florida. A total of 238 cities applied for it. Speaker Corcoran is doubtful that Florida will end up as the location for the Amazon project, citing remarks by the Chairman of the Miami-Dade County Commission that the area's transportation challenges would ultimately eliminate Miami from contention.
  • Delta cracks down on support animals on board after urination, biting incidents

    Delta cracks down on support animals on board after urination, biting incidents

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    Muhlenkamp stated it has 1.98% in Delta Air Lines, Inc . Roundview Capital LLC now owns 5,115 shares of the transportation company's stock worth $275,000 after buying an additional 15 shares during the last quarter. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy" on Monday, October 5. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating . The stock of Delta Air Lines, Inc .
  • Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) PT Raised to C$255.00

    Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) PT Raised to C$255.00

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    More notable recent Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE:CP) news were published by: Reuters.com which released: "Canadian companies struggle to plan for post-NAFTA world" on January 11, 2018, also Bloomberg.com with their article: "Canada Raises Alarm on Trump Leaving Nafta" published on January 10, 2018, Bnn.ca published: "TSX dips on concerns Trump will terminate NAFTA" on January 10, 2018.
  • Newark believes it has a real shot to score Amazon HQ

    Newark believes it has a real shot to score Amazon HQ

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    The plan offered to Amazon would create a "Transformative Headquarters Economic Assistance Program" under the administration of the New Jersey Economic Development Authority to grant tax credits for establishing a corporate headquarters in New Jersey.
  • Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE:BDN) Sentiment Increased, Despite

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    Westpac Banking Corp trimmed its holdings in shares of Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE: VNO ) by 3.8% in the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Prudential Financial Inc. now owns 1,016,116 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $102,842,000 after buying an additional 767,957 shares during the period.
  • Aldi and Asda to ban sale of energy drinks to under 16s

    Aldi and Asda to ban sale of energy drinks to under 16s

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    The NASUWT has campaigned for more awareness concerning the impact energy drinks have after members claimed consumption rendered pupils "unteachable' in the classroom". The decision comes after health campaigners dubbed energy drinks as completely inappropriate fro children thanks to their high sugar and high caffeine content.
  • Whole Foods left with empty shelves under new stocking system, employees say

    Whole Foods left with empty shelves under new stocking system, employees say

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    The order-to-shelf, or OTS, system was implemented early past year and meant to reduce unnecessary inventory and spoilage. When using the system, workers largely bypass stock rooms and carry products directly from trucks to shelves. Managers also check the store to make sure nothing is overstocked and that all items are correctly placed. According to Business Insider, shoppers and Whole Foods employees have been griping for months about out of stocks at stores across the country.
  • Budget airline Norwegian sets new transatlantic record

    Budget airline Norwegian sets new transatlantic record

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    The plane departed JFK at 11.44am local time on Monday and landed at Gatwick Airport at 9.57pm GMT. There were 284 passengers on board, who, after leaving NY at 11.44 a.m. His flight rode a maximum tailwind of 224mph and hit a top speed of 779mph, faster than the record-breaking flight the next day. The fastest transatlantic passenger flight was set by the now out of service Concorde at two hours and 52 minutes in 1996.
  • Stock on Analyst Radar: JC Penney Company Inc (JCP)

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    Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. The Percentage Price Oscillator is above the signal line on shares of J.C. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted ($0.45) EPS. Now J.C. Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP)'s shares owned by insiders are 1.5%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 74.5%.
  • NewFocus Financial Group LLC Buys 365 Shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

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    It has underperformed by 7.38% the S&P500. Account Management Llc decreased its stake in Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) by 49.99% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock has "Strong-Buy" rating by Vetr on Monday, August 31. Moreover, Centaur Capital Partners L.P. has 2.69% invested in the company for 40,000 shares.
  • McQueen Ball & Associates Inc. Decreases Stake in Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI)

    McQueen Ball & Associates Inc. Decreases Stake in Kinder Morgan Inc (NYSE:KMI)

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    The stock increased 0.53% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $19.11. 109.29 million shares or 1.39% less from 110.83 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. It dived, as 21 investors sold ULTI shares while 104 reduced holdings. 92 funds opened positions while 221 raised stakes. Bedell Frazier Counseling Ltd Liability Company holds 112,788 shares or 8.01% of its portfolio.
  • US Movers: Alcoa, BNY Mellon, BB&T, JB Hunt, M&T Bank, Morgan Stanley

    US Movers: Alcoa, BNY Mellon, BB&T, JB Hunt, M&T Bank, Morgan Stanley

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    The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, October 7 by Bank of America. The stock of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK) has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, April 24 by Credit Suisse. (SRC) is 2.6. The rating scale runs from 1 to 5 with 5 indicating a Strong Sell, 1 indicating a Strong Buy and 3 indicating a Hold. Capital International Investors now owns 23,045,005 shares of the bank's stock worth $1,221,846,000 after purchasing an additional 12,607,183 shares in the last ...
  • Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX)

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    FinnCap maintained it with "Buy" rating and GBX 180 target in Tuesday, August 1 report. The stock has "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 31. Strs Ohio accumulated 84,453 shares. The New York-based Bnp Paribas Arbitrage Sa has invested 0.03% in Freeport-McMoRan Inc. Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE: FCX ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th.
  • Analysts See $0.88 EPS for Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH)

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    About 6.19M shares traded. BidaskClub downgraded shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions (NASDAQ: CTSH ) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday, December 29th. Fincl Management Professionals accumulated 17 shares or 0% of the stock. Texas Permanent School Fund invested 0.15% of its portfolio in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ: CTSH ).
  • Oil Falls After IEA Points to Rising US Production

    Oil Falls After IEA Points to Rising US Production

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    Net U.S. crude imports rose last week by 58,000 bpd. At the moment, Russia's output is cut by 300,000 bpd. Minister of Energy Alexander Novak will discuss Russia's potential exit from output reduction deal with OPEC next week. An alleged crackdown on oil graft in the last few months, seen by critics as an effort by President Nicolas Maduro to consolidate power, has sown panic across the energy industry and all but paralyzed state oil company PDVSA, according to people at the firm and in ...
  • Amazon raises monthly Prime subscription price from $10.99 to $12.99

    Amazon raises monthly Prime subscription price from $10.99 to $12.99

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    Amazon.com Inc today raised the monthly fee for Amazon Prime, its fast-shipping and video-streaming service, to US$12.99 (RM50) from US$10.99. The increase comes less than two years after Amazon first introduced the monthly payment option as a way to attract new Prime members who either couldn't afford the annual membership of $99, which is not increasing, or didn't want to commit to using the service continuously.
  • Google announces patent agreement with Tencent amid China push

    Google announces patent agreement with Tencent amid China push

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    The companies did not disclose the scope and financial terms of the deal. Under the cross-licensing agreement, two of the world's largest corporations are open to deeper collaborations on developing future technologies. Tencent oversees China's top social media and payments app, WeChat, which has close to a billion users. While many of its services remain blocked, the US company is rebuilding its presence in the world's second-largest economy by sharing its artificial intelligence software ...
  • The Crucial First Step In The Legal Battle To Save Net Neutrality

    The Crucial First Step In The Legal Battle To Save Net Neutrality

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    Attorneys general from 22 states, including NY and California, filed a lawsuit against the FCC Tuesday afternoon in the US District Court of Appeals in Washington, DC. But before the real legal challenge begins, net neutrality advocates are fighting to ensure the case is heard in their court of choice. 22 states of the Union (that's nearly half, geography fans) have announced that they are mounting a lawsuit against the FCC over its decision to drop the Obama-era protections on the "all ...
  • Investors Sell Shares of Starbucks (SBUX) on Strength (SBUX)

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    Suntrust Banks Inc who had been investing in Ecolab Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $39.78 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.60% or $0.46 during the last trading session, reaching $74.96. It also reduced its holding in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) by 114,803 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 63,083 shares, and cut its stake in Williams (NYSE:WSM).
  • New Residential Investment (NRZ) Receives Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.07

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    New Residential Investment has a 52-week low of $15.03 and a 52-week high of $18.43. About 263,862 shares traded. It closed at $12.7019 lastly. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Allen Management Llc holds 6,434 shares. The New York-based Strategic Advisors Lc has invested 3.15% in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ). Motco accumulated 77,691 shares or 1.03% of the stock.
  • 'Avengers: Infinity War' Synopsis Teases Deadly Showdown

    'Avengers: Infinity War' Synopsis Teases Deadly Showdown

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    Following months of speculation, Avengers: Infinity War star Chris Evans seemingly confirmed with an autograph that Steve Roger will exchange his Captain America identity for that of Nomad in the Marvel Studios sequel. "There is a bigger platform now to continue if we want to". Which Marvel character do you think will make the ultimate sacrifice in the upcoming Avengers movie? That was shot back-to-back with " Avengers 4", which opens next year.
  • Daniel J. Riccio Sells 15641 Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock

    Daniel J. Riccio Sells 15641 Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock

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    The stock decreased 0.55% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $44.85. The shares were sold at an average price of $174.40, for a total value of $1,004,544.00. (LON:PLUS) on Wednesday, January 3 with "Buy" rating. (NYSE:PBH) rating on Monday, September 4. Investors sentiment increased to 0.7 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.02, from 0.68 in 2017Q2.
  • UK Retail Sales Fall Most Since Mid 2016

    UK Retail Sales Fall Most Since Mid 2016

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    Yesterday's spending figures also struck a further blow against "Project Fear" predictions of economic disaster following a referendum vote for Brexit, including the forecast by the Treasury under former Chancellor George Osborne that a Brexit majority would cost every family £4,300.
  • A Little Warmer, Lots Of Clouds

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    Lows Saturday night will stay in the upper 40s ahead of highs in the low 60s for Sunday . Temperatures are going to warm up nicely for the weekend. Temperatures are in the lower 50s for most! A minor cold front will move into the Suncoast next week but our temperatures should stay in the 70's. As the front moves into the Ozarks by late afternoon, showers will break out along the front.
  • Ocado Group PLC (OCDO) Insider Acquires £150.15 in Stock

    Ocado Group PLC (OCDO) Insider Acquires £150.15 in Stock

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    It has outperformed by 14.94% the S&P500. Panmure Gordon maintained Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) rating on Tuesday, October 25. $43's average target is 8.31% above currents $39.7 stock price. Investors sentiment increased to 1.08 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.75, from 1.75 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 41 investors sold SCHW shares while 299 reduced holdings.
  • Amazon shortlists 20 metro areas for second headquarters

    Amazon shortlists 20 metro areas for second headquarters

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    Only 20 cities made the cut: - Atlanta , GA - Austin, TX - Boston, MA - Chicago, IL - Columbus, OH - Dallas, TX - Denver, CO - Indianapolis, IN - Los Angeles, CA - Miami, FL - Montgomery County, MD - Nashville, TN - Newark, NJ - New York City, NY - Northern Virginia, VA - Philadelphia , PA - Pittsburgh , PA - Raleigh, NC - Toronto , ON - Washington D.C.
  • Investors Buy Time Warner (TWX) on Weakness

    Investors Buy Time Warner (TWX) on Weakness

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    SAP SE (NYSE:SAP) has risen 36.82% since January 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Carlyle Group Lp decreased its stake in Pattern Energy Group Inc (PEGI) by 7.08% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.
  • SoftBank's Uber investment deal closes

    SoftBank's Uber investment deal closes

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    The world's most valued ride-hailing company just became a lot more richer as it finally closes a deal with Japanese multinational telecommunications corporation SoftBank . Meanwhile, SoftBank director Rajeev Misra tells the Financial Times Uber will hit profitability faster with a refocus on core markets (U.S., Europe, Latin America, Australia) rather than global expansion.
  • Comcast (CMCSA) Price Target Increased to $50.00 by Analysts at Morgan Stanley

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    The stock increased 1.20% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $36.28. About 9.70 million shares traded or 167.94% up from the average. Independence Trust Company stated it has 5.28% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). Fil Limited reported 0.64% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA). The Kbc Group Nv holds 61,402 shares with $3.42M value, up from 25,160 last quarter.
  • Germany Index MSCI Ishares (EWG): +DI Recorded Above

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    As always, the values may need to be adjusted based on the specific stock and market. Taking the time to properly examine a company before purchasing shares may be the difference between healthy profits and disappointing losses. A value of 25-50 would indicate a strong trend. Used as a coincident indicator, the CCI reading above +100 would reflect strong price action which may signal an uptrend.