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Even so, the company's earnings topped Wall Street's forecasts. The estimated costs of the free consumer services alone could be up to $110 million, Equifax predicted. The Atlanta-based company recorded $27.3 million of pre-tax expenses related to the cyber breach, which occurred between mid-May and late July and involved the theft of data such as birth dates, Social Security and credit card numbers.
  • Uber loses United Kingdom appeal bid to overturn workers' rights decision

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    A year ago a London employment tribunal said drivers working for Uber would be entitled to holiday pay, paid rest breaks and the national minimum wage. The verdict could benefit workers at thousands of companies including firms in the "gig economy", where individuals work for multiple employers day-to-day without a fixed contract, such as food courier Deliveroo.
  • French industrial production recovers in September

    French industrial production recovers in September

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    Despite also showing a sharp downturn in construction, the figures as a whole are likely to hearten Bank of England officials who last week voted to raise interest rates for the first time in more than 10 years. The decline in the industry, which accounts for some 6% of the United Kingdom economy , was previously estimated at 0.7%. The overall United Kingdom economy is estimated by the ONS to have grown by 0.4 per cent, up from the 0.3 per cent rate in the second quarter.
  • The Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. (COG) Stake Held by Cambridge Trust Co

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    COG has risen 9.7% in the 1-month period. It has outperformed by 16.40% the S&P500. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 21 of analysts who cover COG having a buy-equivalent rating. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Outperform" on Wednesday, July 20. The company was maintained on Wednesday, July 26 by Needham.
  • Betting On Williams Companies, Inc. (NYSE:WMB) ?

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    Through this figure traders can analyze that WMB show whether or not a stock now most active and standing in buying side or sell side. Sheaff Brock Investment Advisors LLC increased its position in Williams Companies, Inc. (The) from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 8th. (The) from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, August 25th.
  • Chinese search-engine Sogou's IPO priced at $13/ADS

    Chinese search-engine Sogou's IPO priced at $13/ADS

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    At its session high the stock rose more than 13 percent. Sogou's IPO follows that of China Literature, a Chinese online publishing unit of Tencent , whose shares soared 86% on their Hong Kong debut on Wednesday. "Under the lead of Xiaochuan, the (Sougou) team has been pushing forward for innovation in technologies and products and established competitive advantages to redefine the search by AI and big data", said Zhang Chaoyang, CEO of Sohu.
  • Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Upgraded at TheStreet

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    Finally, HSBC Holdings plc set a $81.50 price target on Exxon Mobil Corporation and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have assigned a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock.
  • CA: Uber to Test Flying Taxi in Los Angeles by 2020

    CA: Uber to Test Flying Taxi in Los Angeles by 2020

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    The company has partnerships with five aeronautics companies to create the machines: Aurora Flight Sciences, Pipistrel Aircraft, Embraer, Mooney, and Bell Helicopter. " Uber's participation in NASA's UTM (Unmanned Traffic Management) Project will help the company's goal of starting demonstration flights of uberAIR in select U.S.
  • Salvation Army to kick off Angel Tree and Red Kettle campaigns

    Salvation Army to kick off Angel Tree and Red Kettle campaigns

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    The season runs November 24 thru December 23 with bell ringing each Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m.to 5:30 p.m. It's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas. Officials with the Salvation Army said the group didn't reach its goal a year ago and is in desperate need of funds. Last year alone 177,217 meals were served and The Salvation Army's Towers Center of Hope provided 51,856 nights of shelter last year.
  • Hot Stock to Watch: WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX)

    Hot Stock to Watch: WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX)

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    It has outperformed by 21.64% the S&P500. Capital Advisors Inc. OK grew its holdings in WPX Energy by 2.0% during the second quarter. The company's a year ago sales total was 251000. Return on Assets (ROA) ratio indicates how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. Equities analysts anticipate that WPX Energy will post ($0.81) EPS for the current fiscal year.
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) Rating Increased to Buy at TD Securities

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    VRX remained among the day active mover and traded at $14.10 per shares in the last session as its volume was 68.91 Million against average volume stood at 11776.06 million shares. For VRX , the company now has 2.03 billion of cash on the books, which is offset by 813 million in current liabilities. The stock of Univest Corporation of Pennsylvania (NASDAQ:UVSP) earned "Hold" rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, October 26.
  • Inc. MA Has $8.59 Million Stake in Schlumberger NV (NYSE:SLB)

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    The firm has "Buy" rating by BMO Capital Markets given on Tuesday, September 5. Guggenheim reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Schlumberger NV in a research note on Thursday, November 10th. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $80.08. The stock has "Buy" rating by Citigroup on Wednesday, October 25.
  • Stocks Slump on News Senate Plan Delays Tax Cuts Until 2019

    Stocks Slump on News Senate Plan Delays Tax Cuts Until 2019

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    Investors were nervous about the potential outcome of the plan to cut corporate taxes, which was unveiled last week and is seen as crucial to any hopes of stronger US economic growth. The Dow Jones industrial average declined 177 points, or 0.8 percent, to 23,385. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 20.62 points to 16,084.73, after 90 minutes of trading.
  • Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI) Analysts See 23.8%

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    Kinder Morgan comprises about 1.6% of Parsec Financial Management Inc.'s investment portfolio, making the stock its 16th largest position. Marriott International, Inc. On Thursday, December 3 the stock rating was downgraded by Argus Research to "Hold". The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, September 14 with "Buy".
  • WINTON GROUP Ltd Invests $303000 in Mylan NV (NASDAQ:MYL) Stock

    WINTON GROUP Ltd Invests $303000 in Mylan NV (NASDAQ:MYL) Stock

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    Mylan N.V. (NASDAQ: MYL ) has declined 7.73% since November 9, 2016 and is downtrending. Moreover, New Vernon Investment Management Llc has 3.25% invested in the company for 158,000 shares. A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Morgan Stanley raised their price objective on shares of Mylan N.V.
  • Cameco uranium halt could lead to 'new bull market', says Aussie producer

    Cameco uranium halt could lead to 'new bull market', says Aussie producer

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    Gitzel said there's "no expectation of change on the immediate horizon". He also said he has contacted Cameco and is taking the word of the CEO Tim Gitzel that the layoffs will be temporary. Gitzel said he doesn't know exactly when that will be. Gitzel said those investing in Cameco would be doing so because, in the longer term, the current low market price for uranium is unsustainable, with the company sitting on some of the lowest cost-of-production mines on Earth and well-positioned to ...
  • Marathon Petroleum Corp (:MPC) Overbought, but Is It Time to Sell?

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    A number of research firms have recently weighed in on MPC . 383.45 million shares or 4.21% less from 400.29 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Caterpillar Inc. State Common Retirement Fund has 0.1% invested in PPG Industries, Inc. Natixis invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE: MPC ).
  • Germany's Joachim Low: England 'play a bit like we played in 2010'

    Germany's Joachim Low: England 'play a bit like we played in 2010'

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    The Borussia Dortmund midfielder is optimistic of further progress in the months until the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. "I just remember we broke on Germany and it ended up with Nathaniel Clyne, who was bombing down from right-back, all the way up to the complete opposite end of the field", Vardy said in a radio interview withtalkSPORT.
  • Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Analyzing Financial Health

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    This method of adaptation features a fast and a slow moving average so that the composite moving average swiftly responds to price changes and holds the average value until the next bar's close. Growth in earnings per share is everything. The impact of earnings growth is exponential. Annual EPS growth Past 5 years is -23.7 percent. The EPS growth in the running year displays a value of 29.40%.
  • Bustling Stock in Focus: Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC)

    Bustling Stock in Focus: Kinross Gold Corporation (NYSE:KGC)

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    As per Monday, June 12, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. Fmr reported 14.74M shares. The rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray on Saturday, August 29 with "Overweight". Donald Smith & Co Inc is the second biggest holder with 63 million shares now valued at 257.56 million whilst The Toronto-Dominion Bank has 53 million shares valued at 215.96 million.