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Still, promotions around the latest iPhone have been softer than in previous years. But wireless carriers have not removed any heads till today. Verizon Communications Inc . (NYSE:VZ) by 6.2% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Finally, Professional Advisory Services Inc.
  • Unilever sales disappoint as competition and natural disasters bite big brands

    Unilever sales disappoint as competition and natural disasters bite big brands

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    Unilever's sales for the third quarter climbed just 2.6% on an underlying basis to EUR13.2 billion ($15.56 billion) driven mostly by price rises. Shares in Unilever on the London Stock Exchange were down 2.9% in early trade at £44.18. Mark Schneider, chief executive officer, Nestle , said the Asia, Oceania and Sub-Saharan African region saw improvement in organic (sales) growth and that India had a negative impact on pricing due to the GST .
  • New research reveals 75% drop in the number of flying insects

    New research reveals 75% drop in the number of flying insects

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    Insect populations naturally experience substantial variation from year to year, making it necessary to conduct studies over larger periods of time to arrive at meaningful findings. They also recommend the creation of preserves that don't border agricultural land. "If total flying insect biomass is genuinely declining at this rate (around 6% per year), it is extremely concerning", she said.
  • Air Berlin pilot under investigation for 'lap of honour' fly past

    Air Berlin pilot under investigation for 'lap of honour' fly past

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    The AirBerlin pilot is being investigated by aviation authorities for an "honour lap" stunt to mark the carrrier's final transatlantic flight. None of the 200 passengers on board complained, the company said. "It was a odd feeling when the A330 came right at us, as we did not know before that it would do a honorary lap", one airport worker said. The German media is saying that it was the pilot's unique way of saying goodbye to his passengers and to the airline as it heads for its last rites, ...
  • Bank of Nova Scotia Buys 388165 Shares of Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX)

    Bank of Nova Scotia Buys 388165 Shares of Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX)

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    It has underperformed by 108.46% the S&P500. Freeport-McMoRan Inc ( FCX ) is a mining company. Scott & Selber Inc who had been investing in Callaway Golf for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.35B market cap company. The New York-based Prince Street Capital Management Llc has invested 5.26% in the stock. Analysts await Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE: FCX ) to report earnings on October, 24.
  • US Bancorp gets boost from higher interest rates

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    Bancorp (NYSE:USB) gross margin percentage stands at 0% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 76.7 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 41.4 Percent. The firm earned "Market Perform" rating on Friday, May 5 by Wells Fargo. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This piece was reported by StockNewsTimes and is owned by of StockNewsTimes.
  • EPS for Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Expected At $0.98

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    Cullinan Associates Inc sold 7,330 shares as Verizon Communications Inc (VZ)'s stock declined 7.66%. Clearbridge Investments LLC increased its holdings in shares of Verizon Communications by 1.8% in the first quarter. The company operates in the Communication Services sector with a market capitalization of 199.46 Million. (NYSE:VZ) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, September 18 by Cowen & Co.
  • Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) Ducks Under The Trend Line

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    It has underperformed by 21.16% the S&P500. New Generation Advisors Llc increased its stake in Bill Barrett Corp (BBG) by 27.25% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. It also upped Schlumberger Ltd (NYSE:SLB) stake by 7,620 shares and now owns 115,757 shares. Ishares Tr (TLT) was reduced too. The New York-based Jane Street Group Llc has invested 0% in the stock.
  • Fashion Police Cancelled at E!, Will End With Joan Rivers Tribute

    Fashion Police Cancelled at E!, Will End With Joan Rivers Tribute

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    The most recent special aired in September, pegged to the Primetime Emmy Awards. " Fashion Police: The Farewell ", hosted by Rivers' daughter Melissa , will air November 27, the network said Wednesday. " Fashion Police: The Farewell " will debut on E! Viewers can also expect some of the funniest, most jaw-dropping jokes and fan favorite segments such as "Bitch Stole My Look", "Guess Me From Behind", and "Starlet or Streetwalker", and a slew of surprise celebrity guests will join in the ...
  • Louis CK Invites Controversy in First Trailer for 'I Love You, Daddy'

    Louis CK Invites Controversy in First Trailer for 'I Love You, Daddy'

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    I Love You, Daddy is set for a limited U.S. release on November 17th, followed by a nationwide release on December 1st. The film, the comedian's first feature length since 2001's Pootie Tang , opens in theaters on November 17th. Ironically - considering both Louis and Woody Allen have been famously accused of sexual misconduct - the film seems to be Manhattan-inspired and shot in black and white.
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX)

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    When stocks are *very* In Play one can see a RVOL of 5 and above. About 7.56M shares traded. Shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International ( NYSE VRX ) opened at 12.81 on Wednesday. Analyst's mean recommendation is 3.00. The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 11 by JP Morgan. Citigroup has "Neutral" rating and $45 target.
  • Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) Under Analyst Spotlight

    Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) Under Analyst Spotlight

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    The stock has performed 5.93% over the last seven days, 9.09% over the last thirty, and -11.68% over the last three months. Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG ) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 25th. Finally, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc .'s Return on Investment, a measure used to evaluate the efficiency of an investment, calculated by the return of an investment divided by the cost, stands at 1.30%.
  • United Continental Holdings Inc (UAL): What Are The Future Prospects?

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    Why are the underperforming company shares moving higher? It also reduced Marsh & Mclennan Cos (NYSE:MMC) stake by 44,610 shares and now owns 279,537 shares. (NYSE: UAL ) received a Buy rating from 2 analysts. United Continental Holdings has a consensus target price of $81.59, suggesting a potential upside of 38.75%.
  • Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) Shareholder Yield in Focus

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    Origin Asset Management Llp increased Wells Fargo & Co New ( WFC ) stake by 4.18% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. In case of Revenue Estimates, 22 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Wells Fargo & Company as 22.24 Billion.
  • Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) Quarterly EPS Analysis

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    The stock rose 0.10% or $0.11 reaching $110.68 per share. Shares of UNP have increased 2.6% in the past three monthswhile the S&P 500 has dropped -1.26% in that time. The firm has "Buy" rating by Berenberg given on Monday, June 5. S&P Research maintained Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) on Friday, October 23 with "Buy" rating.
  • Shell begins rapid EV charging rollout at 10 United Kingdom forecourts

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    The company plans to add a further seven in London and Reading by the end of the year. Shell will introduce 50kW fast chargers that can top up the batteries of most EVs to 80 percent in about 30mins, allowing users to drive in and connect their EV or plug-in hybrid vehicle without any pre-arrangement.
  • JPMorgan to buy fintech startup WePay

    JPMorgan to buy fintech startup WePay

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    Matt Kane, CEO of Chase Merchant Services, said in a statement, "With WePay, Chase is taking the work out of payments for both our business clients and the software providers who serve them..." The company provides an online payment service that offers an integrated and customizable payment solution through its APIs or application programming interface.
  • How Donald Trump's Fortune Fell $600 Million In One Year

    How Donald Trump's Fortune Fell $600 Million In One Year

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    That comes out to an average net worth of $6.75 billion for those on the list . By Forbes' estimates, Trump's wealth has fallen 31 percent in two years. Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg saw the biggest dollar gain of anyone on the list with his net worth rising $15.5 billion to $71 billion, according to Forbes .
  • Gold bull Marc Faber under fire for racist comments

    Gold bull Marc Faber under fire for racist comments

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    Faber are deeply disappointing and are completely contradictory with the views of Sprott and its employees", CEO Peter Grosskopf said in a statement . "We pride ourselves on being a diverse organization and comments and behavior of this sort will neither be condoned nor tolerated". Reached by email, Faber stood by his remarks.
  • Anthem Joins With CVS to Start Its Own Pharmacy Business

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    As of quarter end Cutler Group LP had sold a total of 1,224 shares trimming its position 94.7%. TrimTabs Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in Express Scripts Holding in the 1st quarter worth about $121,000. The shares were sold at an average price of $63.93, for a total value of $249,327.00. GBX 300's average target is -29.66% below currents GBX 426.49 stock price.