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The 27-year-old from Switzerland capped her improbable rise with a victory in women's slopestyle on Saturday, edging teammate Mathilde Gremaud for the top spot by drilling her final run down the demanding course at Phoenix Snow Park. My heart was racing and I couldn't believe it". "I am overwhelmed and excited". She then faced a nervous wait as the final three athletes took their last runs but the Briton held on to secure her medal.
  • Police remove passengers from another Carnival Australia ship

    Police remove passengers from another Carnival Australia ship

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    Jennifer Vandekreeke, vice-president and General Manager of Carnival Cruise Line , said the decision to remove an entire family group from a cruise was "unprecedented". "What happened there and then was apologized for". David Barkho told the station that his son was on the ship and desperately called him at 1 a.m. asking for help.
  • US says Chinese group can't buy Chicago Stock Exchange

    US says Chinese group can't buy Chicago Stock Exchange

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    The proposed acquisition had been approved in late 2016 by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States, which reviews deals for national security concerns. If the deal had been approved it would have marked the first time Chinese investors had been direct owners of a US stock exchange, although not the first time a USA exchange had foreign owners.
  • Ford, GM shares drop as Commerce endorses metal tariffs

    Ford, GM shares drop as Commerce endorses metal tariffs

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    The Department of Commerce released its recommendations to President Donald Trump on Friday for new restrictions on steel imports. "Our comments included non-exhaustive lists of steel and aluminum products that must be excluded from any import adjustments to keep our industry running smoothly".
  • Household Products Now Equal to Cars in Production of Smog

    Household Products Now Equal to Cars in Production of Smog

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    Combined, these products now release as many volatile organic compounds ( VOCs ) into the atmosphere as vehicle emissions do. But as regulators have clamped down on transportation pollution - requiring more efficient cars and more tightly sealed gas pumps - consumer products have become a more prominent source of volatile organic compounds, the researchers explained.
  • Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (PBR) Holdings Raised by Aperio Group LLC

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    The stock increased 0.42% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $113.98. Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has risen 75.34% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. The rating was upgraded by Credit Suisse to "Neutral" on Friday, August 26. Also, the Hold rating count is 4 as of 2/13/18. The rating was upgraded by Zacks on Tuesday, September 1 to "Sell".
  • January retail sales slump confirms 'slowdown' trend

    January retail sales slump confirms 'slowdown' trend

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    Eager people on get-fit regimes as the New Year kicked off helped the figures, with sales of sports equipment and gym wear rising 10.6 per cent, but a slowdown in food sales dragged overall numbers down. Sales were expected to gain 0.6 percent. "The big question now is whether this is the start of a worrying trend for the economy, or whether falling inflation and rising wages will come to the rescue", said Ben Brettell, senior economist at Hargreaves Lansdown.
  • Research shows chances for young Britons to buy homes cut by half

    Research shows chances for young Britons to buy homes cut by half

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    A quarter of people born in the late 1980s owned their own home by the age of 27, compared to 33 per cent of those born five years earlier and 43 per cent of those born in the late 1970s. "These squeezed millennials have seen the average house price rise seven times faster than their income". By contrast, the real net family incomes of those aged 25-34 grew by only 22% over the same twenty years.
  • Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) - Active Stock Review

    Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) - Active Stock Review

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    Company fiscal year is ending in December and analysts' consensus recommendation is Outperform for ETP and estimated EPS for next quarter is 0.21. The stock increased 1.96% or $0.76 during the last trading session, reaching $39.53. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, February 12 by Nomura. Therefore 68% are positive. FTB Advisors Inc. raised its holdings in Cisco Systems by 4.3% during the 3rd quarter.
  • Universal Display (OLED) Trading 0% Higher

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    It has outperformed by 76.04% the S&P500. Frank Slattery increased its stake in Universal Display Corp ( OLED ) by 71% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 1,884 shares. The ATR may be used by market technicians to enter and exit trades, and it is a useful tool to add to a trading system.
  • Indian investigators raid billionaire jeweller's offices

    Indian investigators raid billionaire jeweller's offices

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    Earlier, the CBI sealed the residence of Ami Modi , wife of Nirav Modi , in Mumbai's Worli, after conducting a raid on February 3 and 4. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had on Monday booked Nirav Modi , his brother Nishal Modi and the officials of PNB in this regard.
  • Sri Lanka rupee hits record low on heavy dollar demand - dealers

    Sri Lanka rupee hits record low on heavy dollar demand - dealers

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    The SLPP emerged as the single largest party in an overwhelming majority of the 341 local councils in Sri Lanka. In response to a proposal presented by the UNP to form a UNP government with some of the SLFP members, the President has said that he will not give ministerial portfolios to such SLFP members, a minister representing the SLFP told BBC Sinhala Service.
  • North Korean media print pictures of South's Moon

    North Korean media print pictures of South's Moon

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    He said the secretary-general was also in "the same general area" as a number of other officials from Pyongyang including North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's younger sister, Kim Yo Jong , "but they were never in any personal contact with each other".
  • Energy drives US wholesale prices up 0.4% in January

    Energy drives US wholesale prices up 0.4% in January

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    That matched expectations of economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal. US financial markets were little moved by the data. Most economists are, however, forecasting four rate increases this year because of rising inflation pressures.
  • Sunday Sales Legalized Sooner Under Change In Committee

    Sunday Sales Legalized Sooner Under Change In Committee

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    How much that will be won't be known until late spring when an updated revenue forecast is made. A House committee has approved a bill that would ban trigger devices that allow semi-automatic rifles to fire more rapidly, similar to the ones used in the Las Vegas mass shooting.
  • Five killed in shipyard blast in southern India

    Five killed in shipyard blast in southern India

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    The fire has been brought under control. Workers say that as many as over 200 persons could've been working inside the ship if it was not for a holiday of Shivarathri. Reports suggested almost eight critically injured, and admitted to a hospital within Kochi . According to sources the blast took place at around 10 am.
  • Several Russians killed in U.S. airstrikes in Syria, friends say

    Several Russians killed in U.S. airstrikes in Syria, friends say

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    Russian and Syrian warplanes have free-reign over the western side. Russia's Foreign Ministry said Thursday that five Russian citizens were killed by a US strike in Syria on February 7, the first government confirmation from Moscow or Washington of Russian nationals being killed by USA military action on the complicated Syrian battlefield .
  • Raids on Nirav's properties yield Rs 5100 cr diamond-gold jewellery

    Raids on Nirav's properties yield Rs 5100 cr diamond-gold jewellery

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    PNB first notified India's Central Bureau of Investigation ( CBI ) of its discovery in late January, and on Monday it issued a "caution notice" to warn other lenders about the suspected fraud. He added that once the scam was found out, the bank checked all the other branches and found that this is an isolated incident restricted to one branch.
  • IRS warning residents of new scam involving erroneous refund checks

    IRS warning residents of new scam involving erroneous refund checks

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    A number of people have reported receiving phone calls from someone claiming to be with the IRS, threatening lawsuits or arrest if they fail to pay alleged debts. Tax authorities have been battling identity theft for years and even have a consumer publication on the topic - the Taxpayer Guide to Identity Theft - that provides a step-by-step guide for affected consumers.
  • Sterling Investment Advisors Ltd. Reduces Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

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    Mastrapasqua Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Nxp Semiconductors N V for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $39.64 billion market cap company. Fairfax Financial Limited Can holds 0.61% or 210,000 shares in its portfolio. (NASDAQ:CWST) for 454,130 shares. The software giant reported $0.96 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.87 by $0.09.
  • Betting On Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL) ?

    Betting On Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL) ?

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    This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. 3 analysts say it's a Hold while 0 analysts provided their expert opinion as Sell. Eaton Vance Management invested in 4.19 million shares. Ruane Cunniff And Goldfarb Incorporated invested 0.03% in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG).
  • Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)- Stocks Revive on Experts Views

    Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)- Stocks Revive on Experts Views

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    About 20.84M shares traded or 57.15% up from the average. (NASDAQ: AMAT ) earnings announcement, B. Riley FBR's top analyst Craig Ellis raised his price from $71 to $77, while maintaining a Buy rating on AMAT stock. RBC Capital Markets upgraded the shares of UTX in report on Wednesday, January 3 to "Buy" rating . Its buoyant future outlook isn't fully reflected in the current share price yet, which means it's not too late to buy AMAT .
  • Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) - Technical Intermediate look

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    Cornercap Investment Counsel Inc who had been investing in Firstenergy Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $14.31B market cap company. 360.52 million shares or 3.08% more from 349.76 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 4,117 shares of the business services provider's stock worth $181,000 after acquiring an additional 1,242 shares in the last quarter.
  • The Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) Holdings Boosted by Ingalls & Snyder LLC

    The Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY) Holdings Boosted by Ingalls & Snyder LLC

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    Stifel Nicolaus initiated Fomento Económico Mexicano, S.A.B.de C.V. (NYSE:FMX) on Tuesday, November 22 with " Buy " rating. In other Occidental Petroleum Corporation news, Director William R. Regent Inv Management Ltd Liability Company invested in 4,000 shares. The oil and gas producer reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.03.
  • Performance Analysis Delights Active Investors: Southwestern Energy Company (NYSE:SWN)

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    The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) has declined 0.95% since February 15, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 29.32% the S&P500. Goldentree Asset Management Lp, which manages about $22.00 billion and $277.91M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Spirit Rlty Cap Inc New (NYSE:SRC) by 942,179 shares to 1.22 million shares, valued at $10.48M in 2017Q3, according to the filing.
  • Analyst's Ratings : Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS)

    Analyst's Ratings : Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS)

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    Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE:VIPS) recent rally took place on significantly more volume which surged almost 32.4 million contracts on 13-Feb-18 versus its daily average of 11.89 million. (2) A downtrend, or bearish trend, means the price is moving lower. The important thing to remember about trends is that prices rarely move in a straight line.
  • Punjab National Bank detects fraud worth ₹11000 Cr in Mumbai branch

    Punjab National Bank detects fraud worth ₹11000 Cr in Mumbai branch

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    On Wednesday, PNB bank reported that $1.8 billion or over Rs 11,000 crore of taxpayers' money had been illegally transferred overseas to select customers from a single branch in Mumbai . Congress President Rahul Gandhi tweeted: "Guide to Looting India by Nirav MODI. 1". Nirav's brother Nishal, a Belgian citizen, also left the country on January 1, while wife Ami, a U.S.
  • Stock Performance to Track: Energy Transfer Partners, LP (ETP)

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    AveXis, Inc. ( AVXS ) has risen 95.85% since February 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.98% the S&P500. Neville Rodie And Shaw Inc owns 21,320 shares. The California-based Van Hulzen Asset Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.08% in Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (NYSE:ETP). Novare Cap Ltd Liability owns 276,099 shares for 0.89% of their portfolio.
  • Coca-Cola European Partners plc (NASDAQ:CCE) To Release Earnings

    Coca-Cola European Partners plc (NASDAQ:CCE) To Release Earnings

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    The company has market cap of $18.03 billion. The stock increased 1.05% or $0.465 during the last trading session, reaching $44.565. About 455,942 shares traded. (NYSE:CBU) on Monday, October 23 with "Hold" rating. The rating was maintained by Citigroup with "Buy" on Thursday, July 7. The rating was upgraded by Numis Securities to "Hold" on Monday, August 17.
  • Standard Life to take £40m hit as Lloyds pulls funds

    Standard Life to take £40m hit as Lloyds pulls funds

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    The contracts have a 12-month notice period. The bank had agreed to keep the funds for its insurance and wealth units with the asset manager for six months after the merger of Standard Life and Aberdeen was completed in August. They were down 5 percent as of 8:54 a.m. London time, pushing their drop this year to 15 percent. Standard Life Aberdeen shares fell 6 per cent this morning on news Lloyds is terminating investment management arrangements with the asset manager on £109bn of assets.
  • Crude resumes slide as shale danger to OPEC-led restriction develops

    Crude resumes slide as shale danger to OPEC-led restriction develops

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    The forecast underscores the seismic impact on global oil markets of the shale revolution in America, which has allowed producers to use fracking to exploit vast onshore oil resources. US producers are ramping up production outlooks for the year in their fourth-quarter results. USA crude rallied 0.7% to $59.64 per barrel. The call, the first explicit invitation by Riyadh for long-term cooperation between OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers, came with oil prices topping $70 a barrel thanks ...
  • No child should ever be in danger at school

    No child should ever be in danger at school

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    Trump, who had planned to fly to his Florida estate this weekend, said he will visit Parkland and meet with local officials and families there. However, Victoria Olvera, a 17-year-old junior, said Cruz was expelled last school year after a fight with his ex-girlfriend's new boyfriend.
  • HEB Joins Forces with Favor to Deliver the Goods in San Antonio

    HEB Joins Forces with Favor to Deliver the Goods in San Antonio

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    The companies will continue to operate separately, according to the announcement from H-E-B. H-E-B also confirmed to CultureMap that, yes, you'll still be able to Favor just about anything. H-E-B did not release the details of the transaction, but said the effort is created to "accelerates (the company's) path to become a digital retail industry leader in Texas", as well as give customers choice in shopping and paying and receiving goods, particularly online.
  • Cisco Stock Jumps as Turnaround Efforts Spark Revenue Growth

    Cisco Stock Jumps as Turnaround Efforts Spark Revenue Growth

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    The institutional investor held 10,000 shares of the savings institutions company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $700,000, down from 333,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Walter And Keenan Financial Consulting Mi Adv holds 1.56% or 100,323 shares in its portfolio. 141,910 were reported by Jackson Wealth Ltd Liability Company.
  • The Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) Trading 6.3% Higher

    The Under Armour, Inc. (UAA) Trading 6.3% Higher

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    Sales in worldwide markets jumped 47 percent, representing 23 percent of total sales. The company had incurred a one-time charge of $39 million in the quarter due to new USA tax legislation. Revenue in North America fell by 4 percent, but strong worldwide revenue continued growing 47 percent year over year, which accounted for 23 percent of total revenue in the quarter.
  • Institutionals Holders Overview For Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (CRL)

    Institutionals Holders Overview For Charles River Laboratories International, Inc. (CRL)

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    Advisor Group Inc. grew its holdings in Charles River Laboratories Intl.by 159.4% during the third quarter. Institutional investors now hold around $4.76 billion or 0% in CRL stock. (CHGG). Chegg , Inc. (CHGG ) is highly profitable company that pays rich dividends. The firm had revenue of $478.50 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $475.02 million.