• Wall St hits session highs as trade war worries fade

    Wall St hits session highs as trade war worries fade

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    Facebook shares added the most to the S&P, gaining 1.2 percent as Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg testified before Congress for a second day. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move.
  • MA Has $578000 Holdings in Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ)

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    The relative volume of the stock is 0.64. About 17,062 shares traded or 226.23% up from the average. Tiffany & Co. ( NYSE :TIF) has risen 1.55% since April 12, 2017 and is uptrending. As per Thursday, February 4, the company rating was initiated by DA Davidson. Verizon Communications Inc , through its subsidiaries, offers communications, information, and entertainment products and services to consumers, businesses, and governmental agencies worldwide.
  • The Boeing Company (BA) EPS Estimated At $2.66 as of April, 25

    The Boeing Company (BA) EPS Estimated At $2.66 as of April, 25

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    Over the last 12 months, SQ's free cash flow per share is a negative -0.36, while that of BA is positive 1.7. It has underperformed by 9.12% the S&P500. Typically, active investors are seeking short-term profits. Gemmer Asset Management Lc accumulated 0.06% or 566 shares . Pub Employees Retirement Sys Of Ohio reported 236,297 shares .
  • Banbury's Toys R Us announces closing date

    Banbury's Toys R Us announces closing date

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    Stores will trade as normal up until the final closing date. That is just 12 days to get down there and avail of half-price action figures, strollers and bikes, as well as myriad other offers on thousands of products for your kids or - more likely - yourself.
  • Are you considering deleting or deactivating your Facebook account?

    Are you considering deleting or deactivating your Facebook account?

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    Once again wearing a dark suit instead of his usual grey T-shirt, the hearing was Mr Zuckerberg's second in two days. Wednesday's hearing before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce kicked off at 10 a.m. Doesn't commit to changing business model to protect privacy. Zuckerberg has accepted full responsibility for the data privacy scandal and said the social media site is launching an investigation into every single app that had access to a large amount of data on its platform.
  • BlackRock Earnings Growth Strong As Assets Under Management Top $6.3 Trillion

    BlackRock Earnings Growth Strong As Assets Under Management Top $6.3 Trillion

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    Investment House Llc who had been investing in Blackrock Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $86.56B market cap company. In the previous year, the stock is up more than 41 percent compared with an 18.5 percent rise for a Thomson Reuters index that includes more than a dozen of its rivals in the United States .
  • Crude oil price surge creates confusion

    Crude oil price surge creates confusion

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    Prices have since then moved more or less in tandem with global rates barring a few exceptions like the period before a crucial election. In the past, the prices were revised on a fortnightly basis. The BJP-led government had raised excise duty nine times between November 2014 and January 2016 to shore up finances as global oil prices fell, but then cut the tax just once in October past year by Rs 2 a litre.
  • Gas Prices on the Rise

    Gas Prices on the Rise

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    Because a barrel of oil contains 42 gallons, each dollar per barrel (b) of sustained price change in crude oil and gasoline wholesale margins translates to an average 2.4-cent-per-gallon change in petroleum product prices. Domestic crude production also hit a record high 10.5 million barrels a day last week, which contributed to the USA shipping more oil to other countries.
  • Nigeria's Inflation Moderates to 13.34% in March 2018-NBS

    Nigeria's Inflation Moderates to 13.34% in March 2018-NBS

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    Overall, inflation in the food basket was 2.81 per cent, lower than 3.26 per cent in February. Last week, RBI lowered its April-September retail inflation projection to 4.7 percent to 5.1 percent, from a previous range of 5.1 percent to 5.6 percent released in February.
  • Risky factor of Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) is observed at 1.08

    Risky factor of Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) is observed at 1.08

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    The advantage of this technique is that it ignores near term flucuations and accounts for the overarching direction of Delta Air Lines's earnings trajectory over time, which may be more relevant for long term investors. Delta Air Lines had a net margin of 8.67% and a return on equity of 26.27%. Revenue rose to $9.97 billion from $9.1 billion. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.80-2.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.93.
  • Bitcoin Planet (BTPL) raised 8.92% in less than 24 hours

    Bitcoin Planet (BTPL) raised 8.92% in less than 24 hours

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    Over the last seven days, Terracoin has traded 27.4% lower against the dollar. TRON (TRX) traded down 6.7% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0352 or 0.00000522 BTC. Mothership's official Twitter account is @MothershipCX . The Reddit community for Matchpool is /r/Matchpool and the currency's Github account can be viewed here.
  • British Airways owner IAG mullls Norwegian takeover bid

    British Airways owner IAG mullls Norwegian takeover bid

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    International Airlines Group (IAG .L, BAIRY.PK, BAY.L) said the Group is not in any discussions regarding an offer for Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA. Shares in Norwegian took off this morning, soaring 20 per cent by late morning. Shares of Norwegian Air soared as much as 26 percent, the most in its history, before trading was halted in Oslo, boosting its market value to about 8.2 billion kroner ($1.05 billion).
  • UK Takeover panel sets Disney/Sky conditions

    UK Takeover panel sets Disney/Sky conditions

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    In the UK on Thursday 12 April, a takeover panel ruled that Disney will have to buy up pay TV provider Sky UK - if Fox's takeover of the unit stalls. The offer is required to be made by Disney within 28 days of completion of the acquisition unless before that time Fox has acquired the remaining 61% of Sky, giving it 100% of the ordinary shares, or if Comcast, or any other third party, has acquired more than 50% of Sky shares.
  • Warmest of 2018 before rain and storms reload for the weekend!

    Warmest of 2018 before rain and storms reload for the weekend!

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    Expect the return of sunshine during the afternoon with highs in the 60s. Most of Friday will be warm and breezy ahead of the actual cold front that will track through by Friday night. During this time, tornado sirens and NOAA weather radios will activate, Meteorologist Bob Lindmeier will break into regularly scheduled programming on WKOW and the Emergency Alert System will be heard over the radio.
  • Carpetright to close 92 outlets, shedding hundreds of jobs

    Carpetright to close 92 outlets, shedding hundreds of jobs

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    The approval of the CVA will depend on the company raising £60m to help cut debt and pay for the restructuring plan. The beleaguered retailer, which employs 2,700 people in the United Kingdom, said 11 of the sites earmarked for closure had already stopped trading.
  • Request for BC environmental suggestions for Trans Mountain unanswered

    Request for BC environmental suggestions for Trans Mountain unanswered

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    Finance Minister Bill Morneau updates the media on the talks involving plans for the Trans Mountain pipeline extension during a briefing in Toronto on Wednesday. Iain Black, a former provincial Liberal cabinet minister in B.C. and now president of the Vancouver Board of Trade, said he is not surprised or disappointed there was nothing concrete out of cabinet.
  • Zuckerberg's Personal Data Also Leaked In Cambridge Analytica Scandal

    Zuckerberg's Personal Data Also Leaked In Cambridge Analytica Scandal

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    Outrage ensued after it was revealed that close to 87 million users' personal data was accessed by British consulting firm Cambridge Analytica without their consent. Mr Zuckerberg paused for a full eight seconds, chuckled, grimaced, and ultimately demurred. Edward Markey of MA on Tuesday. Europe has lead the way in regulating data and digital advertising; its General Data Protection Regulation set to take effect next month.
  • US, Russia clash at UN over Syria

    US, Russia clash at UN over Syria

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    The tweet comes after Russian Federation threatened the us that it will attack the United States over a potential airstrike after Syria attacked its own citizens with chemical gas weapons that killed up to 70 people over the weekend, including women and children.
  • Fed Minutes to Give Clues on Officials' View of Economy, Rate Path

    Fed Minutes to Give Clues on Officials' View of Economy, Rate Path

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    In March, the Fed lifted the federal funds rate to a range of 1.5% to 1.75%. USA stocks, Treasuries and the dollar were little changed following their publication. The minutes showed US central bankers wrestling to match a policy to an economy that is receiving a boost from tax cuts and government spending at a time when unemployment is low and growth, by their estimate, is above its long-run speed limit.