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The manufacturing equipment provider reported $0.86 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.84 by $0.02. AMAT's profit would be $956.89 million giving it 15.73 P/E if the $0.90 EPS is correct. (NASDAQ: AMAT ) for 3.20M shares. Applied Materials, Inc (Applied) provides manufacturing equipment, services and software to the semiconductor, display, solar photovoltaic (PV) and related industries across the world.
  • EAFE Value Index MSCI Ishares (EFV) AO Seeing a Consistent Uptrend

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    The main goal in developing of this indicator was reducing the lag between the indicator and price action by making it fast-acting and more sensitive to market changes. A value of 50-75 would indicate a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would signify an extremely strong trend. On the flip side, a reading below -100 may signal a downtrend reflecting weak price action.
  • United States oil dominance has an expiration date

    United States oil dominance has an expiration date

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    Crude oil prices drift lower early Wednesday after Saudi Arabia's monetary authority seeks to allay investor concerns. The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at $61.05 a barrel on Monday, compared with $59.15 the previous Friday, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.
  • The LAPD Confirms That It's Investigating Corey Feldman's Child Sexual Abuse Claims

    The LAPD Confirms That It's Investigating Corey Feldman's Child Sexual Abuse Claims

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    The LAPD has confirmed that they are officially opening an investigation into the allegations made by the former child actor. Feldman's spokesperson tells Yahoo that he has "no comment at this time" about the setback. The 1980s teen idol has vowed to expose at least six names of men involved in a "paedophile ring" which he claims operates in Hollywood and were responsible for abusing him and his late co-star Corey Haim nearly 30 years ago.
  • Watching the Numbers on Shares of Digital Realty Trust (DLR)

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    More notable recent Digital Realty Trust, Inc. About shares traded. Digital Realty Trust, Inc. It has outperformed by 10.50% the S&P500. Cowen and Company reissued a "buy" rating and set a $126.00 target price on shares of Digital Realty Trust in a report on Friday, August 25th.
  • Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS)

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    The fund owned 36,961 shares of the company's stock after selling 8,613 shares during the period. BlackRock Inc. now owns 15,334,976 shares of the Wireless communications provider's stock valued at $929,608,000 after purchasing an additional 1,502,636 shares during the last quarter.
  • Jeep Wrangler interior photos released

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    It makes its full debut at the LA auto show later this month. Seeing that off-roading is a priority on pickup trucks and the Wrangler is an icon on this front, many are expecting the Jeep Scrambler to become the ultimate all-terrain pickup truck when released.
  • Walt Disney Company (The) (DIS) Shares Sold by HM Payson & Co

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    At the moment, the average analyst rating for DIS is Hold. If you are going to be trading the stock, you want to ensure volume is healthy so you are not stuck in a position. The Walt Disney Company (DIS ) shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 9.8 percent, while the Return on Equity (ROE) value is 20.8 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) value stands at 14.4 percent.
  • Topshop removes women-only changing rooms

    Topshop removes women-only changing rooms

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    In September 2016, Nicholas Gorham, an actor from New York, US, said they were turned away from a dressing room in Urban Outfitters while attempting to try on womenswear clothes. The company then issued a statement saying they were gender-neutral. Other people have come forward on Twitter to say they have experienced similar things in other Topshop stores.
  • Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

    Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results

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    BMO Capital Markets maintained Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE: ETP ) rating on Monday, June 5. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $32 target. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Monday, April 24. The firm has "Buy" rating by Cantor Fitzgerald given on Tuesday, September 12. The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Friday, October 27 with "Outperform".
  • Sector Volume Actives: Zynga Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA)

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    The 1 year EPS growth rate is -8.70%. Over the last three months, insiders sold 36,000 shares of company stock valued at $137,040. Td Asset Mngmt has invested 0% in Zynga Inc (NASDAQ: ZNGA ). Zynga had a negative return on equity of 1.38% and a negative net margin of 2.65%. It last reported revenues of $209.18 million and EPS of $0.02 for the June 2017, representing 20% top-line growth and 0 EPS growth.
  • Hurricanes bite into Kohl's Q3 profit, but same-store sales rise

    Hurricanes bite into Kohl's Q3 profit, but same-store sales rise

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    Anglo-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca says its net income and sales fell in the third quarter as it worked to make up for the loss of patent protection for major products such as Crestor and Seroquel XR. Macy's launched its Star Rewards loyalty program during the third quarter and said customers are already "responding positively". Macy's store traffic was "softer" in August, Gennette said, but improved by October, "which is good, walking into the fourth quarter".
  • TripAdvisor adding risk of assault, other safety issues to reviews

    TripAdvisor adding risk of assault, other safety issues to reviews

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    Three resorts in the Playa del Carmen region of Mexico were those flagged by TripAdvisor, including the hotel ranked at number 2 by users, the Grand Velas Riviera Maya; the hotel ranked at number 4, the Iberostar Paraiso Maya; and the fifth-ranked hotel, the Iberostar Paraiso Lindo.
  • Morning Movers to Watch Planet Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:PLNT)

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    Of those insider trades, 128,350 shares of Planet Fitness, Inc . were purchased and 121,640 shares were sold. Currently, 49.24 million total shares are owned by the public and among those 48.48 million shares have been available to trade. Planet Fitness had a return on equity of 485.81% and a net margin of 3.65%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 12.1% compared to the same quarter a year ago.
  • AT&T says timing of Time Warner deal closing now uncertain

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    Scarborough said that Trump's known "obsession with CNN " would be a red flag for any judge if the Department of Justice move were ever challenged in court. Over the summer The New York Times reported that Trump aides discussed using the pending deal as a powerful form of leverage over CNN's coverage.
  • Vodafone partners CityFibre to roll out FTTP services to UK

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    In addition, Vodafone will use the network to support radio base stations it intends to deploy ahead of the launch of a 5G mobile data service. In a sly dig at its rival, which now use copper cabling to connect customers' homes to the rest of the network, Vodafone UK chief executive Nick Jeffery said: "The UK has fallen far behind the rest of the world, trapped by the limited choice available on legacy networks".
  • Fidget spinners sold at Target contain high levels of lead

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    The group said lab results showed the Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Brass had 33,000 parts per million of lead. Another model, the Fidget Wild Premium Spinner in Brass, tested at 1,300 ppm. PIRG Education Fund is calling for the toys to be pulled from stores and for a recall to be issued. PIRG urged customers to not purchase the fidget spinners, which sell for $19,99.
  • Burberry CEO to take label up-market, focus on bags, fashion

    Burberry CEO to take label up-market, focus on bags, fashion

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    Brown said the group's new tropical gabardine trench coat and auto coat had been snapped up by fashion-conscious shoppers. For fiscal years 2019 and 2020, Burberry expects revenue and adjusted operating margin to be broadly stable year-on-year at constant exchange rates, reflecting the accelerated delivery of the full 100 million pound cumulative cost savings in FY 2019 and 120 million pounds cumulative annualised cost savings in FY 202, offset by investment and the rationalisation of ...
  • Electric Vauxhall Corsa due in 2020

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    However, Tavares warned that the turnaround would only work if unions representing the 38,000-strong workforce agree to a number of cost-saving measure, which include flexible working time arrangements, buyouts and early retirement schemes.
  • Eurozone growth to hit fastest in a decade in 2017

    Eurozone growth to hit fastest in a decade in 2017

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    Growth, the commission points out, has already slowed significantly in the United Kingdom in the last couple of years, falling from 2.3% in 2017, to just 1.8% in 2016. France's debt was still high at 96.9 percent and would remain at that level through 2019. "Given the ongoing negotiation on the terms of the United Kingdom withdrawal from the European Union, projections for 2019 are based on a purely technical assumption of status quo in terms of trading relations between the EU27 and the UK".