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These included a chemical weapons storage and production facility, a key chemical weapons research centre and a military bunker involved in chemical weapons attacks . Syrian state media called the strikes a "violation of global law". The French military has said it does not believe any of its missiles were intercepted.
  • Team Nigeria win 2 bronze medals at Commonwealth Games

    Team Nigeria win 2 bronze medals at Commonwealth Games

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    The missing athletes are weightlifters Olivier Matam Matam, Arcangeline Fouodji Sonkbou and Petit Minkoumba, and boxers Christian Ndzie Tsoye, Simplice Fotsala, Arsene Fokou, Ulrich Yombo and Christelle Ndiang. "Our aim is to help every Australian experience the excitement and passion of the Games across the many screens of Seven and through social channels".
  • Investor's Roundup (Risk Factors in Focus) - Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD)

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    It has underperformed by 1.76% the S&P500. Trust Co Of Vermont decreased its stake in Qualcomm Inc (QCOM) by 8.74% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. They expect $0.55 earnings per share, down 54.17% or $0.65 from last year's $1.2 per share. It fall, as 89 investors sold QCOM shares while 518 reduced holdings.
  • $0.85 Earnings Per Share Expected for Las Vegas Sands (LVS) This Quarter

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    The stock increased 1.81% or $1.28 during the last trading session, reaching $72.13. About 4.23M shares traded or 10.80% up from the average. Las Vegas Sands ( NYSE : LVS ) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, January 24th. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, August 5 by Macquarie Research. On Thursday, October 26 the stock of Las Vegas Sands Corp . The company has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of $72.29.
  • China's Trade Surplus With US Surges In Q1

    China's Trade Surplus With US Surges In Q1

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    It seems the spike has been driven by exporters fretting over tariff hikes prompted by Donald Trump's threats of a trade war. " China's provocative militarization of the South China Sea is one area where China is contesting global law".
  • Cowen \u0026 Co. Decides to Downgrade Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) Stock

    Cowen \u0026 Co. Decides to Downgrade Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) Stock

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    It has underperformed by 11.15% the S&P500. Moon decreased its stake in Tesla Inc (Put) (TSLA) by 41.39% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Tuesday, August 15 with "Buy". The company presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $64.17.
  • Volkswagen replaces CEO, announces new structure

    Volkswagen replaces CEO, announces new structure

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    Diess, 59, is a former BMW executive who since 2015 has headed the core Volkswagen brand. Diess is not only to head the management board, the top executive body at German companies that reports to the supervisory board, or board of directors; he is also to be in charge of vehicle development and research, as well as vehicle-related information technology.
  • UK's May summons Cabinet to discuss Syria military strike

    UK's May summons Cabinet to discuss Syria military strike

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    Syrian opposition activists and rescuers said more than 40 people were killed. President Vladimir Putin later referred to this claim, saying on April 4 that Russian Federation had "irrefutable proof" that rebels were planning an attack with "poisonous substances".
  • After Facebook hearings, users want to know

    After Facebook hearings, users want to know

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    Zuckerberg sat for a grueling two-day congressional testimony before House and Senate lawmakers this week, fielding hundreds of questions about data collection and user privacy, censorship of conservative content, and whether the platform should be regulated.
  • Enbridge Inc (ENB) is 1832 Asset Management LP's 9th Largest Holding

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    This represents an increase of 1,578% compared to the average volume of 412 call options. The return on assets stands at 1.9%, Return on Equity now is 6.3% and the Return on Investment value is 4.7%. In its closely watched monthly oil market report, the IEA said it continued to expect global oil demand to grow by 1.5 million barrels a day in 2018, but cautioned that potential US and Chinese trade tariffs posed a "downward risk" to the forecast.
  • Automobili Pininfarina to be Mahindra's high-performance EV brand

    Automobili Pininfarina to be Mahindra's high-performance EV brand

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    The announcement has been made on the eve of the Rome round of the FIA Formula E Championship series, in which Mahindra Racing is one of the frontrunners. Pininfarina chairman Paolo Pininfarina also praised the announcement as he said "This project helps me and my family to realize my grandfather's dream of seeing outstanding innovative cars exclusively branded Pininfarina on the roads".
  • Hammerson shares slump as Klepierre walks away from deal

    Hammerson shares slump as Klepierre walks away from deal

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    French shopping centre operator Klepierre has abandoned a £5 billion (€5.78 billion) bid for Hammerson , accusing the British property company of failing to provide "meaningful engagement" over a potential deal. At 0810 BST, Hammerson shares were down 12% to 458.40p. However, following the meeting, it is walking away because Hammerson "did not provide any meaningful engagement".
  • Credit Suisse Group Analysts Give ExxonMobil (XOM) a $82.00 Price Target

    Credit Suisse Group Analysts Give ExxonMobil (XOM) a $82.00 Price Target

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    Shelton Capital Management who had been investing in General Electric Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $114.45B market cap company. As per Monday, February 5, the company rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray. Listed here are Exxon Mobil Corporation ( NYSE : XOM ) PTs and latest ratings.
  • Visa (NYSE:V) is Norris Perne & French LLP MI's 6th Largest Position

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    The hedge fund run by Sharlyn C. Heslam held 1.49 million shares of the business services company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $170.02M, down from 1.58M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Cambridge Trust Co. increased its position in shares of Visa (NYSE:V) by 1.4% in the 4th quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
  • Inc. Has $552000 Stake in Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

    Inc. Has $552000 Stake in Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

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    Scharf Investments Llc who had been investing in Comcast Corp New for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $153.87B market cap company. About 17.78 million shares traded. Hartford Management, Connecticut-based fund reported 1.02M shares. Wells Fargo raised their price objective on Comcast from $49.00 to $50.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a research note on Thursday, January 25th.
  • IShares iBonds Dec 2020 Term Corporate (IBDL) Rises 0.04% for April 11

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    Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. iShares Barclays Short Treasury Bond Fnd earned a daily sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. Republic Services (RSG) now has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 7.24. Active investors may choose to use this technical indicator as a stock evaluation tool.
  • Credit Suisse Group Reiterates

    Credit Suisse Group Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Amazon.com

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    About 2.92 million shares traded. (NYSE:CYH) has declined 57.99% since April 13, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.91% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:AMZN) or 2,800 shares. The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $1,504.81. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has "Buy" rating given by Robert W.
  • Is Celgene Corporation (CELG) Turning to the Corner?

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    Trexquant Investment Lp who had been investing in Microsemi Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $7.53 billion market cap company. About 700,842 shares traded. The 13.04 million previous shares are up with 10.29%. MS's profit will be $2.29 billion for 10.31 P/E if the $1.28 EPS becomes a reality. The institutional investor held 55,000 shares of the specialty insurers company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $3.08M, down from 65,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter.
  • OppenheimerFunds Inc. Buys 1410 Shares of Skyworks Solutions (SWKS)

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    The stock, as of last trade, has shown weekly return of -1.26%, which was maintained at -14.58% in 1-month period. About 12.23 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 33.10% the S&P500. New York State Teachers Retirement Sys stated it has 327,082 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. Mitsubishi Ufj Tru & holds 0.06% or 377,785 shares.
  • Stretch Your Dollar: Filing taxes electronically

    Stretch Your Dollar: Filing taxes electronically

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    The IRS summoned Coinbase, the No. 1 cryptocurrency exchange in the United States, to provide information about every customer who undertook transactions above $20,000 through their platform between 2013 and 2015. Still, about 8 in 10 taxpayers said they were either somewhat or very satisfied with their personal interactions with the IRS a year ago, according to the agency's 2017 data book.
  • Walmart-Flipkart deal talks on, no conclusion yet

    Walmart-Flipkart deal talks on, no conclusion yet

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    Walmart will buy both new and existing Flipkart shares, with the new shares expected to value the Bengaluru-based firm at least $18 billion, the sources said. Flipkart also has eBay, Tencent Holdings and Microsoft Corp as its investors. Walmart has for years tried to enter India but has remained confined to a "cash-and-carry" wholesale business amid tough restrictions on foreign investment.
  • Lowe's Companies (NYSE:LOW) Receives Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.16

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    Horrell Cap Management Inc stated it has 1.4% of its portfolio in Lowe's Companies, Inc . We observed -2.86% rate of return for a stock for the last 5-trading days, which was maintained for the month at 0.28%. Dixon Hubard Feinour Brown Va, Virginia-based fund reported 4,520 shares. Grisanti Mgmt Limited Liability Co invested in 5.98% or 156,786 shs. ( NYSE :GS).
  • General Electric (NYSE:GE) Holdings Cut by First American Trust FSB

    General Electric (NYSE:GE) Holdings Cut by First American Trust FSB

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    Tsp Capital Management Group Llc who had been investing in Western Un Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $8.76 billion market cap company. Toronto Dominion Bancorporation invested in 3.90M shares or 0.2% of the stock. Cubic Asset Mngmt Lc holds 223,991 shares or 1.09% of its portfolio. Spinnaker Tru has 147,141 shares.
  • Celgene Corporation (CELG) Stock in Uptrend Figure with Margin Ratio Analysis

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    The stock increased 0.97% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $89.57. The biopharmaceutical company reported $1.87 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.78 by $0.09. The stock of Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation (NYSE:MIC) has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, November 18 by Wells Fargo. BTIG Research reiterated a "hold" rating on shares of Celgene in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd.
  • Flair adds direct flights from Winnipeg to Calgary, Vancouver

    Flair adds direct flights from Winnipeg to Calgary, Vancouver

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    WestJet and Air Canada fly multiple times daily Kelowna-Edmonton and Kelowna-Vancouver. In a press release Friday, the company indicates they have realized earlier growth projections, with seven aircraft in scheduled service. "We've had our eye on Prince George for a long time", said Julie Rempel, a corporate communications representative for Flair Airlines . The airline now operates 90 flights a week.
  • Simon Property Group, Inc. (SPG) EPS Estimated At $2.83 on April, 26

    Simon Property Group, Inc. (SPG) EPS Estimated At $2.83 on April, 26

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    Since April 12, 2017 SPG has declined 9.44% and is downtrending. SPG underperformed the S&P500 by 20.99%. Analysts expect Jack in the Box Inc. Its up 0.01, from 0.98 in 2017Q3. (NASDAQ:JACK) on Friday, June 2 to "Outperform" rating. The stock of Jack in the Box Inc. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 1 by RBC Capital Markets.
  • Wells Fargo Advisors continues to bleed reps

    Wells Fargo Advisors continues to bleed reps

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    Wells Fargo's quarterly report did not break out the amount in fines it expected from each regulator, and a bank spokesman declined to comment. At time of publication, Wells Fargo shares were trading down 3.3 percent at $50.96. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Wells Fargo from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 19th. UBS upgraded shares of Wells Fargo from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $55.00 target price on the stock in a ...
  • Oil Drilling Continues Driving Baker Hughes Rig Tally Higher; US Adds Five

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    The count shows that 815 rigs sought oil, an increase of seven from the previous week, and 192 explored for natural gas, a decrease of two from the previous week. Among the states, Baker Hughes reported that Texas gained three rigs this week, Oklahoma gained two and three states - Colorado, Louisiana and OH - each had one more rig.
  • Volkswagen Group appoints new CEO amid major restructuring

    Volkswagen Group appoints new CEO amid major restructuring

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    Diess currently heads the firm's namesake Volkswagen division, but now takes over a larger parent company that owns brands including Porsche, Audi , Bentley , Bugatti and Lamborghini . Mueller, 64, has steered the mammoth auto maker into a massive restructuring, aiming to offer electric versions of many of its models and slim down its operations over the coming decade.
  • Oil prices spurt as tensions in Saudi-Syria, US-Russia relations rise

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    The threat came after the Russian ambassador to Lebanon said his nation's military would intercept American missiles and potentially target the US craft that fired them. Analysts say this is a good development for Nigeria, Africa's largest oil producer. "Is it a pin prick or is it something that sets us up for escalation?" said Kilduff.
  • Kinross Gold Corporation (KGC) Analysts See $0.04 EPS on May, 1

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    Its weekly and monthly volatility is 4.26%, 3.27% respectively. Rockshelter Capital Management Llc acquired 325,110 shares as Kinross Gold Corp. As per Wednesday , November 1, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE: KGC ) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, October 19 by TD Securities.
  • Google has Lost a Landmark Right

    Google has Lost a Landmark Right

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    The two men, who can't be identified because of a court order, had asked that links to information on their old convictions be taken down. The man, referred to publicly only as NT2 since disclosing his name would completely undermine the goal of the court order, demanded that Google remove search results about a past crime that he had committed - conspiring to intercept communications - and for which he had served six months in jail over a decade ago.
  • PNC Reports Q1/18 Earnings Up 15% Year/Year

    PNC Reports Q1/18 Earnings Up 15% Year/Year

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    The company has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $146.89. Analysts await The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc. Morgan Stanley lifted their target price on shares of PNC Financial Services Group from $165.00 to $168.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd.
  • Schlumberger Limited (SLB) declined -1.14 percent over the past six months

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    Latest trading price was 0.90% upbeat to its 50-day moving average and above 1.16% to its 200-day moving average. About 5.85 million shares traded. Netflix, Inc. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. The company was maintained on Thursday, March 15 by Cowen & Co. On Tuesday, January 16 the firm earned "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets.
  • What's Transpiring With Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ:DLTR) Shares?

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    Over the last 5 trading sessions, the stock has moved 0.71%. Shares of INTC traded down $0.86 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $51.86. ( INTC ) by 44.62% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Hold" rating by Zacks given on Wednesday, August 26. Hamlin Capital Mngmt Ltd invested in 3.91% or 2.21 million shares. It also upped Edwards Lifesciences Corp (NYSE:EW) stake by 131,053 shares and now owns 152,528 shares.
  • Mega Millions Jackpot victor announced

    Mega Millions Jackpot victor announced

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    Richard Wahl bought the sole winning ticket for the March 30 jackpot at a Lukoil station in Riverdale, New Jersey . Although the owner told New Jersey media last week that he knew who won, he was tight lipped on the person's identity. Lottery officials say it's not unusual for winners to wait even longer. Wahl will receive the cash option of about $317 million after taxes, and will remain as a production manager for AAK Food Service in Hillsborough, N.J., helping the company through a ...
  • Govt is said to ask oil retailers not to raise fuel prices

    Govt is said to ask oil retailers not to raise fuel prices

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    The prices at petrol pumps of state-owned fuel retailers like Indian Oil Corp ( IOC ) were cut by 1-3 paisa every day in the first fortnight of December a year ago and rates started moving up immediately after polling for assembly elections in Gujarat concluded on December 14, leading to speculation that government may have asked oil companies to hold on to the prices.
  • Q4 net profit of Infosys up by 2.4%

    Q4 net profit of Infosys up by 2.4%

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    The country's second-largest IT services firm recorded a consolidated net profit of Rs 3,690 crore in the January-March 2018 quarter compared with Rs 3,603 crore in the same period previous year. "We will execute our strategy around the four pillars of Scaling our Agile Digital business which is today $2.79 billion in revenue, Energizing our client's Core technology landscape via AI and automation, Re-skilling our employees, and Expanding our localization in markets such as US, Europe, and ...