• Facebook junks project to collect patients' health data

    Facebook junks project to collect patients' health data

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    Facebook Inc said on Wednesday the personal information of up to 87 million users, mostly in the United States, may have been improperly shared with political consultancy Cambridge Analytica , up from a previous estimates. The company also announced Wednesday a slew of changes to its privacy policies. Messenger doesn't use the data from the scanned messages for advertising, the company said, but the policy may extend beyond what Messenger users expect.
  • China says it will fight United States tariffs at any cost

    China says it will fight United States tariffs at any cost

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    On Wednesday, China announced plans to increase taxes on $50 billion of USA goods. Trump also said he instructed the Secretary of Agriculture to implement a plan to protect USA farmers and agricultural interests. This was in response to the USA decision to impose 25% duty on steel and aluminium products sourced from a group of producers, including China . The senior official said: "We've had a type of negotiation in different forums where China has made lots of different ...
  • Monsanto (MON) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.09 EPS

    Monsanto (MON) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.09 EPS

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    Inv House Limited Liability Corporation holds 10,995 shs or 0.16% of its capital. Ollie's Bargain Outlet Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:OLLI) saw shares shed almost 5% before the bell to US$57.45. Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE:RSG) has risen 6.18% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.49% the S&P500. This represents a $2.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.83%.
  • Trump threatens $100 billion more in China tariffs

    Trump threatens $100 billion more in China tariffs

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    Chinese state media on Friday slammed Donald Trump's threat of more trade action against China as "ridiculous" after the U.S President called for an additional US$100 billion of tariffs, escalating an already high-stakes trade dispute between the two nations.
  • Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

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    The institutional investor held 60,808 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.88M, down from 83,868 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (NASDAQ: CSCO ). Segall Bryant & Hamill Ltd Limited Liability Company owns 171,936 shares or 0.14% of their U.S. portfolio. Lpl Fincl Limited Com holds 106,626 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio.
  • Endo Int'l Plc (ENDP) How Do the Technical Vary?

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    It has outperformed by 18.96% the S&P500. NASDAQ ENDP opened at $5.58 on Monday. The average FCF of a company is determined by looking at the cash generated by operations of the company. Endo International plc - (NASDAQ: ENDP ) (TSE:ENL) has earned a consensus rating of "Hold" from the twenty-four analysts that are now covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports.
  • Advisor Group Inc. Raises Holdings in Nike (NKE)

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    NKE is uptrending and has moved 18.31% since April 6, 2017. The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 6.76%. Consulta Ltd, which manages about $846.53M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Alphabet Inc by 30,000 shares to 55,000 shares, valued at $57.94M in 2017Q4, according to the filing.
  • Monex announces 3.6 bil. yen acquisition of troubled Coincheck

    Monex announces 3.6 bil. yen acquisition of troubled Coincheck

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    The transaction will see Coincheck become a wholly owned subsidiary of Monex. The move comes after Coincheck lost more than 500 million dollars' worth of virtual currency in January in a suspected hacker theft. "We will support Coincheck to provide [a] secure environment to customers and to grow sustainably as a socially valuable cryptocurrency exchanger", Monex added.
  • YouTube Shooter Was Enraged After Popular Video Earned Her Just 10 Cents

    YouTube Shooter Was Enraged After Popular Video Earned Her Just 10 Cents

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    There was nothing in her behavior that suggested anything unusual", Mountain View Police Chief Max Bosel said about the 20-minute chat between his officers and the woman after they found her asleep in her vehicle in a Walmart lot. Two of the shooting victims in the San Bruno attack have been released from the hospital. Her video posts included segments about veganism, animal cruelty and exercise, along with glamor shots of herself.
  • Crazy Volume Spikes for: Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)

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    The stock decreased 0.46% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $47.71. About 19,220 shares traded. Gogo Inc. (NASDAQ:GOGO) has declined 18.49% since April 5, 2017 and is downtrending. Colony Group Llc who had been investing in At&T Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $233.05B market cap company. The Company's Wireless segment offers wireless voice and data services; Internet access on various smart and basic phones, notebook computers, and tablets; and ...
  • Health continues to be 'defining trend' in soft drinks

    Health continues to be 'defining trend' in soft drinks

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    The sugar tax , which will come into effect in the United Kingdom today, April 6, will increase the price of soft drinks containing substantial amounts of sugar. Ben Reynolds, Deputy CEO of Sustain , has called the tax a good start but added there is much left to do. Our recent situation report: The Scottish Diet: It needs to change 2018 has shown that while purchase of sugary soft drinks had decreased from 2010 to 2016 this has been offset by an increase in sugar purchased from other ...
  • United Bank Takes $278000 Position in Honeywell (NYSE:HON)

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    Aimz Investment Lc reported 2,015 shares. Honeywell International Inc ( NYSE: HON ) has a beta of 0.97, contrast to a beta of 1 for the market, which implies that the stock's price movements are less extreme than the market as a whole. The stock presently has an average rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $166.07. The firm has "Buy" rating by Citigroup given on Tuesday, April 19.
  • Ycg LLC Holding In Express Scripts Hldg Co (ESRX) Was Decreased

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    Bloombergsen Inc bought 6,700 shares as the company's stock declined 5.58% with the market. Checking in on some valuation rankings, Pattern Energy Group Inc. First Personal Financial Services has invested 0.03% in NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:STKL) for 11,492 shares. Ycg Llc has risen its stake in and also increased its holding in Priceline Group Inc.
  • Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) - Is Stock's Performance Impressive?

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    It improved, as 51 investors sold CSCO shares while 660 reduced holdings. Polar Securities Inc who had been investing in Mondelez Intl Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $62.40B market cap company. The stock's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 2.43 and price to book ratio for the most recent quarter is 2.41, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter are 68.13.
  • Uber suspends operations in Greece due to new regulations

    Uber suspends operations in Greece due to new regulations

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    Grab will only secure data from Uber drivers who wish to move to the platform, Grab Philippines country head Brian Cu said. "We are delighted to launch in London and finally give Londoners an alternative to expensive and inefficient private auto services".
  • Intermediate Trend - Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR)

    Intermediate Trend - Nabors Industries Ltd. (NBR)

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    Ripple effects emanating from Libor's ebbs and flows are cascading across the USA equity markets even as the measure is supposed to be on its way out after a scandal-ridden couple of years. EPS serves as a pointer to a company's profitability/success. The Free Cash Flow Score (FCF Score) is a helpful tool in calculating the free cash flow growth with free cash flow stability - this gives investors the overall quality of the free cash flow.
  • IShares MSCI Germany (EWG) Rises 1.21% for April 5

    IShares MSCI Germany (EWG) Rises 1.21% for April 5

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    Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day. ETFS-E Fund MSCI China A GO ETF (NASDAQ:CASH) has risen 24.64% since April 4, 2017 and is uptrending.
  • Allianz Asset Management GmbH Grows Holdings in Rio Tinto plc (NYSE:RIO)

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    Avalon Advisors Llc who had been investing in Rio Tinto Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $87.06B market cap company. The stock increased 1.22% or $0.62 during the last trading session, reaching $51.6. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas invested in 0% or 203 shares. Among 15 analysts covering ABB Ltd ( NYSE:ABB ), 7 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold. The Florida-based Smith Chas P & Associates Pa Cpas has invested 0.01% in the stock.
  • WhiteHouse approves $1.3B's artillery sale to Saudi Arabia

    WhiteHouse approves $1.3B's artillery sale to Saudi Arabia

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    The Trump administration on Thursday approved a contract to sell about $1.3 billion in artillery to Saudi Arabia as young Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman concludes a marathon tour of the United States (US). WASHINGTON: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has said that S Arab and Israel have a common enemy, adding that the Kingdom can not have relations with Israel before solving the issue with the Palestinians, because both of them have the right to live and coexist.