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Quebec added 16,000 jobs in November, growing its employment rate for the second consecutive month. As a result, Ontario's unemployment rate dropped to 5.5 per cent, the lowest it's been since 2000. Of the 80,000 jobs created in November, 39,000 were created in the wholesale and retail sector, which has seen a 3 per cent increase in employment over the previous 12 months.
  • Is Bank of America Corp (BAC) Getting Ready to Skyrocket in Value?

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    The shares were bought at an average cost of $23.81 per share, for a total transaction of $595,250.00. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE: BAC ) notched a 3.95% intraday gain moving at $27.64. This represents a $0.30 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.28%. It worsened, as 79 investors sold BAC shares while 543 reduced holdings. Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments.
  • Arsenal and Man Utd in title race showdown

    Arsenal and Man Utd in title race showdown

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    I expect us to be ready to recover now and just to cope with the problems they will give us. Fresh from a thrilling round of midweek fixtures, the Premier League rolls on this weekend with the pick of the bunch pitting Arsenal against Manchester United .
  • Western Digital (WDC) Stock Rating Lowered by Vetr

    Western Digital (WDC) Stock Rating Lowered by Vetr

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    The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $9.81. About 420,875 shares traded or 11.37% up from the average. Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. Virginia Retirement Et Al invested in 45,300 shares. Gotham Asset Management Ltd Liability invested in 402,696 shares. Manufacturers Life Insurance Company The holds 0% or 39,957 shares in its portfolio.
  • Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Underpriced by 13.5%?

    Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) Underpriced by 13.5%?

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    It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 2,583,196 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $182,839,000 after purchasing an additional 1,229,916 shares during the period. Jyske Bank upgraded the stock to "Strong Buy" rating in Thursday, September 10 report. The firm has "Buy" rating by Nomura given on Monday, April 25.
  • Noteworthy Stocks to Watch For: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), VEREIT, Inc. (VER)

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    The stock increased 1.79% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $4.55. The shares were sold at an average price of $101.96, for a total value of $214,014.04. Rothschild Il has invested 2.44% of its portfolio in JPMorgan Chase & Co. Sarasin & Partners LLP owned 0.08% of J P Morgan Chase & Co worth $246,801,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
  • Nuance Communications (NUAN) Shares Cross Above 200 DMA

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    Its up 0.02, from 0.87 in 2017Q1. Of those insider trades, 0 shares of Nuance Communications, Inc . were purchased and 268,900 shares were sold. The total number of shares traded in the last 12 months is 1.91 million. It has underperformed by 0.14% the S&P500. Nuance Communications Company Profile Nuance Communications, Inc is a provider of voice recognition and natural language understanding solutions.
  • GM Planning Autonomous Ride-Sharing Platform For 2019

    GM Planning Autonomous Ride-Sharing Platform For 2019

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    The No. 1 US automaker - which views electric and autonomous vehicles as the keystones of future transport - has been focused on rolling out self-driving cars since its estimated $1 billion acquisition of startup Cruise Automation in early 2016 that provided a toehold in the nascent industry.
  • Shares Seesawing on Volume: Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) and Enbridge Inc

    Shares Seesawing on Volume: Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) and Enbridge Inc

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    Denver Investment Advisors Llc increased Wal ( WMT ) stake by 34.91% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Granahan Investment Management Inc sold 107,249 shares as Safeguard Scientifics (SFE)'s stock declined 14.45%. After $-0.91 actual earnings per share reported by Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 15.38% negative EPS growth.
  • Royal Bank of Scotland to close six Scottish Borders branches

    Royal Bank of Scotland to close six Scottish Borders branches

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    The way people bank with us has changed radically over the last few years: since 2014, the number of customers using our branches across the United Kingdom has fallen by 40%. "What we have in 2017 is a plan which amounts to institutional financial vandalism on a scale which has never been seen in this country ever before".
  • What the Technicals Say About Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (OHI)

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    US Bancorp DE boosted its holdings in shares of National Health Investors by 0.5% during the 2nd quarter. Also, it has an estimated price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 15.06 and a trailing 12-month price-earnings (P/E) multiple of 34.49. Envestnet Asset Mgmt holds 0% or 53,626 shares. Obermeyer Wood Invest Counsel Lllp invested 0.06% in Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. Greenwich Inv Mgmt invested in 109,794 shares.
  • China manufacturing growth accelerates in November

    China manufacturing growth accelerates in November

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    The seasonally adjusted Investec Purchasing Managers' Index, or PMI, climbed to 58.1 in November from 54.4 in October. Overall it added to signs that manufacturing could be a bright spot next year, when the slowdown in the overall economy is likely to deepen as Britain approaches its departure from the European Union in March 2019.
  • Is Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CXP) Undervalued?

    Is Columbia Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CXP) Undervalued?

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    The Lower end of the earnings estimate is $1.15, while the higher end of the earnings estimate is $1.19. The current price is seen ranging between $91.26 and $92.41. BTIG Research has "Buy" rating and $260 target. Da Davidson has 82 shares. (:CXP) is expected to pay $0.20 on Jan 4, 2018. 334 shares were sold by SCHALL MICHAEL J, worth $87,842 on Monday, June 12.
  • QMN (QMN.AX): Tracking the Indicators

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    The current level of the shares now stands at 25.81 at the time of writing. Rising trends are defined by a trendline that is drawn between two or more troughs (low points) to identify price support. Active traders may be carefully tracking the indicator to see if the position is pointing to the stock as a sell. On the flip side, a reading below -100 may signal a downtrend reflecting weak price action.
  • Radio giant Cumulus files for bankruptcy

    Radio giant Cumulus files for bankruptcy

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    The former Kirkland & Ellis partner, who left the latter this summer and landed at Paul Weiss a month ago, where he now serves as co-chair of his new firm's bankruptcy and corporate reorganization practice , has taken the lead advising Cumulus Media Inc .
  • Tesla's South Australia battery starts delivering power a day early

    Tesla's South Australia battery starts delivering power a day early

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    The renewable power plant is located in Jamestown, about 200km (125 miles) north of Adelaide, and connected to a wind farm run by French energy company Neoen . In a Twitter exchange in March, an Australian software entrepreneur asked Mr Musk if he was serious about helping South Australia after it suffered a statewide blackout.
  • Walmart pulls controversial shirt that threatens journalists

    Walmart pulls controversial shirt that threatens journalists

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    The shirt, seemingly a suggestion to lynch of journalists, went viral a couple days before 2016's presidential election when a Reuters photojournalist posted a picture of a man wearing the shirt in a crowd of Trump supporters. "At worst, they openly encourage violence targeting journalists", Dan Shelley, executive direct at RTDNA , said in a November 29 letter. RTDNA's letter included that nearly three dozen journalists have been assaulted in the US this year and that close to 50 around ...
  • Exxon Mobil (XOM) Stock Can Make You Rich, Not Chevron (CVX)

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    It has outperformed by 17.31% the S&P500. Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM ) saw 2.62 billion in free cash flow last quarter, representing a quarterly net change in cash of 224 million. 103 funds opened positions while 639 raised stakes. Copper Rock Capital Partners Llc owns 383,213 shares or 2.48% of their U.S. portfolio. 10,627 are owned by Live Your Vision.
  • Enbridge Energy Management, LLC (EEQ) Short Interest Up 145.4% in November

    Enbridge Energy Management, LLC (EEQ) Short Interest Up 145.4% in November

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    Enbridge Energy Management ( NYSE:EEQ ) opened at $12.65 on Thursday. The firm owned $8.26 million shares of the company's stock after selling 2.56 million shares during the period. Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. has a consensus hold rating from 10 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 14.84% of shares outstanding.
  • Applebee's offering $1 Long Island Iced Teas throughout December

    Applebee's offering $1 Long Island Iced Teas throughout December

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    The dollar drink is available all day at all Applebee's locations where alcohol is permitted. Yes, one of the most notorious of booze-filled drinks can be yours for just a buck a piece starting on December 1. A month after Applebee's quenched their customers' thirst with $ 1 margaritas , the restaurant chain is rolling out another dollar deal in December.
  • Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Holdings Increased by USS Investment Management Ltd

    Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Holdings Increased by USS Investment Management Ltd

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    Guardian Capital Advsr Limited Partnership invested in 8,486 shares or 0.05% of the stock. The cell phone carrier reported $0.98 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.98. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: " Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Is Primed For a Big 2018" published on November 20, 2017, Fool.com published: "What to Expect From Verizon Communications Inc.in 2018" on November 30, 2017.