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Trading volume is a gauge of how many times a stock is bought and sold in a given time period (most commonly, within a day of trading, known as the average daily trading volume - ADTV). M&T Bank & Trust Corporation has 555,746 shares. CLEARBRIDGE INVESTMENTS, LLC lowered its stake in Discovery Communications, Inc . Auxier Asset Mgmt accumulated 210,815 shares.
  • Sather Financial Group Inc Invests $292000 in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)

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    RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Friday, January 29 report. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in Q2 2017. Its down 0.01, from 0.88 in 2017Q1. It also reduced its holding in Agrium Inc. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in the company.
  • Walmart continues to gird itself for the battle against Amazon

    Walmart continues to gird itself for the battle against Amazon

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    According to a new report by Recode , which cites sources privy to those tests, a Walmart startup incubator called Store No. 8 is developing a trial project dubbed "Project Kepler" that is meant to build brick-and-mortar stores where shoppers can purchase products without having to pay to the cashier or queue up in checkout lines, reports indicate.
  • Ryanair pilots in Germany are going on strike just before Christmas

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    The airline said last week it was reversing its longstanding refusal to recognize pilots' unions as it worked to avert strikes in several European countries over the busy Christmas season. "This advance is good news for Ryanair pilots , passengers and shareholders", Connolly said. It follows landmark talks between unions and management on Tuesday when the airline said it would also recognise cabin crew unions as well as those of pilots .
  • Certain US Employers Face Lawsuit Over Facebook Job Ads For Age Discrimination

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    He goes on to say that Facebook tailors its employment ads by audience and showing certain ads to different age groups on the platform may not in itself be discriminatory. But the company defended the practice of filtering ads by age group, noting that a candidate's age can be an important factor for employers. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.
  • UPS Places Largest Order Yet For Tesla Semi, Reserving 125 Trucks

    UPS Places Largest Order Yet For Tesla Semi, Reserving 125 Trucks

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    The orders keep coming in for the Tesla Truck and what's remarkable is that they seem to be getting progressively larger. 'As with any introductory technology for our fleet, we want to make sure it's in a position to succeed, ' Scott Phillippi, UPS senior director for automotive maintenance and engineering for worldwide operations, told Reuters .
  • Train workers set to stage series of 24-hour strikes

    Train workers set to stage series of 24-hour strikes

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    Rail strikes are to hit large swatches of the United Kingdom in January as unions vote to walk out in a long-running dispute over guards. Rail commuters are facing serious disruption in the new year after union bosses announced a week-long wave of strikes in an escalating row over modernisation of the railway.
  • United States finalizes hefty duties in Bombardier-Boeing trade case

    United States finalizes hefty duties in Bombardier-Boeing trade case

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    The Commerce Department's tariff will only take effect if the US International Trade Commission (ITC) rules in Boeing's favour in its final decision, which is expected in early 2018. The US Commerce Department announced on 20 December that Bombardier CS100s ordered by Delta Air Lines could face a 292.21% tariff if they cross into the U.S.
  • Twitter's two factor authentications goes beyond SMS, here's how it works

    Twitter's two factor authentications goes beyond SMS, here's how it works

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    Twitter has offered two-factor for a long while now, but it's used the less secure SMS-based verification method excessively until now. However, SMS-based 2FA is not fully secure considering it is based on static codes. "We're rolling out an update to login verification". Twitter explains that the SMS code verification can now be turned off after initial set up.
  • With new 5G standard, industry kicks into high gear

    With new 5G standard, industry kicks into high gear

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    The 3GPP announced the news via Twitter, thanking the hard work of Qualcomm to make it happen faster than planned. Now that the 3GPP has approved the specifications, equipment makers can deliver products to carriers, carriers can start building out their plans in a more robust way, and 5G will officially start its trek to getting to consumers.
  • Advanced Guide: Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX)

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    The stock increased 0.41% or $0.73 during the last trading session, reaching $176.87. About 39,858 shares traded. Unilever N.V. (NYSE:UN) has risen 26.55% since December 20, 2016 and is uptrending. The average investment recommendation on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong buy , 3 a hold, and 5 a sell) is 2.70, which implies that analysts are generally neutral in their outlook for ESRX over the next year.
  • Rolling Stone's Parent Company Sells Controlling Stake

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    But even as Rolling Stone's reviews remain among the most closely watched in the music industry, the publication has struggled in an era when independent magazines find it hard to stay afloat. Earlier this year, the publisher also offloaded celebrity magazine Us Weekly and men's lifestyle Men's Monthly to American Media, whose portfolio includes the National Enquirer.
  • How Analysts Feel About Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB)?

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    The stock increased 0.48% or $0.155 during the last trading session, reaching $32.325. About 767,867 shares traded or 20.08% up from the average. The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT) that has shown a discernible change in trend levels over the path of recent market activity.
  • Foreign buyer home purchases dropping in Toronto region

    Foreign buyer home purchases dropping in Toronto region

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    The province has so far collected about $133 million from the tax, though that includes transactions that could be subject to rebates, such as people who subsequently get citizenship or permanent resident status, as well as foreign nationals working in Ontario and worldwide students.
  • Commerce sets final duties on Bombardier totaling nearly 300 percent

    Commerce sets final duties on Bombardier totaling nearly 300 percent

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    The department has imposed tariffs of almost 300 per cent on imports of the jet after rival Boeing complained that it had received unfair subsidies. Bombardier employs about 1,000 people in Belfast linked to the C-Series. "That's years of lost production and deliveries for Boeing, years of lost work for our employees, and years of lost work for our USA suppliers", Boeing Executive Vice President Kevin McAllister said.
  • Founder of Bitcoin Rival Litecoin Sells His Cryptocurrency After 7500% Rally

    Founder of Bitcoin Rival Litecoin Sells His Cryptocurrency After 7500% Rally

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    The founder of Litecoin, Charlie Lee, has divested himself of his entire holdings in the cryptocurrency . Shortly after it began trading on Coinbase, the price of bitcoin cash spiked to more than $8,000 before retreating. He added: "For this reason, in the past days, I have sold and donated all my LTC". "Litecoin being successful makes me happy", Lee said. "For the first time in 6+ years, I no longer own a single LTC that's not stored in a physical Litecoin".
  • AT&T to Pay $1000 to 200000 Workers After Tax Bill Signed

    AT&T to Pay $1000 to 200000 Workers After Tax Bill Signed

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    AT&T on Wednesday hailed Congress's passage of tax cuts and announced it would invest an additional $1 billion in the United States next year, and pay a one-time $1,000 holiday bonus to more than 200,000 USA employees. At the time, Stephenson called the lawsuit "unprecedented" and said it "defies logic". Trump has said the deal would harm consumers. AT&T has been in the political news quite a bit recently, due to the intrigue surrounding the Justice Department's decision to block their ...