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Grabbing Attentions on Active Move: United States Steel Corporation (X)

Longbow Research raised United States Steel from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, December 20th. As per Friday, October 20, the company rating was maintained by Bank of America. The shares were sold at an average price of $30.00, for a total value of $291,000.00. The shares now trade at $0.25 and have been able to report a change of -22.96% over the past one week.

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Point72 Asset Management LP Sells 18900 Shares of Starbucks Co. (SBUX)

Insiders have sold 660,634 shares of company stock worth $37,843,859 over the last three months. Starbucks Corporation disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that group pres. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, February 6 by Citigroup. The company was maintained on Sunday, January 28 by SunTrust. Comparing the number of shares sold short over time is a method analysts often use to get a reading on investor sentiment.

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Domestic market would stabilise soon, says Hasmukh Adhia

The Finance Secretary said what happened in next few days was mainly because of a global shake-up. Naturally it would have ripple effect on Indian stock market also. At present, India imposes a 15 per cent tax on short term capital gains made of sale of shares within a year of purchase. IF Sale Price Fair Market Value on 31 Jan 2018, there will be a Long term Capital GAIN.

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Volatile markets: Dow drops 500 points then gains it back

Officially the Dow fell 1,597, a 6.26 percent drop. In Britain, the FTSE 100 index skidded 1.6% in intraday trading. Monday's drop has political implications as well. The Dow closed at 24,345.75. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 14 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,748. Japan's Nikkei 225 Stock Average plunged by more than 7 percent in early trading on Tuesday, suffering its biggest one-day points drop since 1990.

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Broadcom raises Qualcomm bid to more than $121 billion

Consistent with its fiduciary duties, the Qualcomm Board of Directors, in consultation with its financial and legal advisors, will review the revised proposal to determine the course of action it believes is in the best interests of the Company and its stockholders.

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Do What Institutional Investors Does: Chevron Corporation (CVX), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

It has underperformed by 2.89% the S&P500. (MPC) stake by 7.05% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Wexford Capital Lp acquired 46,723 shares as Marathon Pete Corp (MPC)'s stock rose 5.52%. Sterling Capital Lc, North Carolina-based fund reported 171,579 shares. Sei reported 512,817 shares. Brown Advisory invested in 0.01% or 21,712 shares.

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Tronc Preparing To Sell The 'Los Angeles Times'

He will also buy sister paper the San Diego Union-Tribune, according to the Post . Soon-Shiong is founder and chief executive of NantHealth , based in Culver City. The paper's publisher, Ross Levinsohn, was placed on unpaid leave following revelations he was a defendant in two sexual harassment suits while working at other companies prior to joining The Times .

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Dow Plunges 1175, The Biggest Point Drop In History

The Dow Jones industrial average dropped more than 1,100 points Monday, erasing all its gains for the year. In extremely volatile trading, Dow futures plunged 447 points , or 1.9%, to 23,486, according to FactSet data. 'It doesn't mean the bull market is over; it simply takes away some of the froth and irrational exuberance from stocks and puts us back on a more sustainable trendline .

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Sinn Fein policing spokesman Gerry Kelly filmed apparently cutting clamp off vehicle

A spokesman for the political party said: 'Yesterday, Friday 2 February, Gerry Kelly MLA returned to his auto after an early morning gym session to find that his vehicle had been made immobile by a clamp just after 7.20am. "I made an on-the-spot decision which". "It is believed that damage was caused to the wheel-clamp of a auto". Instead of calling the company to remove the clamp, Kelly took matters into his own hands and cut the clamp off with bolt cutters.

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Dow falls over 1000 points, but local investment adviser says don't panic

The Dow ended at 24,345. Other US indices reflected the drop in the Dow, with the S&P 500 index falling by 4.1% and the Nasdaq by 3.7%. The index was down 500 points after the 9:30 a.m. Louis. "However once this kind of stampede starts it's hard to stop". Earlier on Tuesday, Japan's Nikkei 225 tumbled 4.7 per cent , marking its worst fall since November 2016 and taking it to a four-month low .

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Walt Disney Co (DIS) Position Cut by Boston Private Wealth LLC

The stock decreased 4.34% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $16.52. Howe & Rusling Inc, which manages about $798.49M and $540.49 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Laboratory Corp Amer Hldgs (NYSE:LH) by 2,831 shares to 27,450 shares, valued at $4.14 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

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Chemical in McDonald's fries may cure baldness

Scientists are hopeful that this method could be produced to work on humans. "The method, described in Biomaterials , created up to 5 000 HFG's simultaneously which led to new hair growth after they were transplanted into mice". The scientists said in a press release that the key to producing lots of HFGs at once was the materials they used in the process: oxygen-permeable dimethylpolysiloxane .

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Crude palm oil futures fall 0.30% on profit-booking

Even as the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and partners including Russian Federation work to reduce output, American shale drillers remain a persistent threat. The Dow Jones Industrial Average's 4.6 per cent loss on Monday was its largest in percentage terms since August 2011, and the day's 1,175 point loss was its biggest ever in absolute terms.

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Girl Scout burned for selling cookies near San Diego pot shop

It remains unclear whether this Girl Scout and her father broke any of the organization's rules when they sold so many cookies in front of Urbn Leaf over the weekend in the Bay Park neighborhood of San Diego, with the help of some social-media promotion from the marijuana dispensary.

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Highlights Defence Budget 2018-19

Rs 1.48 lakh crore capital expenditure for the Indian Railways in 2018-19 to enhance carrying capacity of the national transporter. Rs 11,000 crore has been allocated for Mumbai's rail network and another Rs 17,000 crore for Bangalore Metro rail.

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EnLink Midstream Partners LP (ENLK) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages

Though there are a number of indicators that can be used to assess these conditions, some are more popular than others. Keeping a close watch on earnings beats may help investors catch the wave early enough to secure some future profits. They may look to the 50-day or 20-day to get a better grasp of what is going on with the stock in the near-term. Center Coast Capital Advisors LP boosted its holdings in EnLink Midstream Partners by 3.4% in the third quarter.

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Waymo Says Uber Cheats, Uber Decries 'Conspiracy Theories'

Waymo attorney Charles Verhoeven told the jury that the competitive pressures were so great to develop self-driving cars that then-Uber chief executive Travis Kalanick decided that "winning was more important than obeying the law". Former Google Executive Anthony Levandowski is suspected of being behind the theft. In Uber's, Waymo filed a threadbare lawsuit because it was losing engineers to Uber and other companies and wanted to hobble its rival.

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General Motors (NYSE:GM) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays

The company had a trading volume of 4,303,775 shares, compared to its average volume of 12,881,539. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 117,717 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $4,112,000 after purchasing an additional 5,649 shares in the last quarter.

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USA trade deficit jumps in December

President Donald Trump's first year in office saw the U.S. trade gap leap to its highest level in seven years due to record imports, the government reported on Tuesday (Feb 6). In 2017, the United States trade deficit jumped by 12.1% to a nine-year high of 566 billion United States dollars. For the time being though, it should not provide reason to worry because growing imports went along with rising U.S.

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Commodities Buzz: BP Records One Of The Strongest Annual Performances In 2017

BP took a one-off charge of $900 million in the fourth quarter of 2017 to adjust to new US tax rules, though it expects a long-term boost from the corporate-friendly rates. The weakness was due mostly to lower than expected income from refining operations, BMO Capital Markets analyst Brendan Warn said. That brought total costs linked to the disaster - including fines and compensation to businesses - to $65.8 billion.

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Government considering directly operating East Coast Mainline

It was reprivatised when Stagecoach and Virgin signed a deal to run the East Coast line from 2015 to 2023, promising to pay the government £3.3bn to run the service. However, he's been criticized for awarding the company a new deal to run the London-Glasgow West Coast route, Europe's busiest inter-city railway. A key element of the VTEC franchise bid was the expansion of services from 2019 onwards based on the delivery of new rolling stock and a programme of infrastructure enhancements ...

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After lower open, stocks bounce back after Monday plunge

The global equity sell-off has been building since last Friday when traders became spooked by the prospect of tighter monetary policy after the U.S. posted strong average earnings data. In a foreboding sign for the mining-heavy FTSE 100, the Australian Stock Exchange's ASX 200 index saw a 3.3 per cent fall, driven by big falls in energy and industrials stocks.

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Dubai airport named world's busiest in 2017 for global travel

This is the fourth consecutive time when the Dubai worldwide airport has retained its top position. If reports are to be interpreted, Dubai airport recorded a 5.5 percent growth in travellers as compared to 83, 654, 250 passengers recorded in 2016.

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RBI likely to keep interest rates on hold

The bank is sticking to its central forecast for Australian GDP growth to pick up, to average a bit above 3 per cent over the next couple of years. Global growth in 2017 unexpectedly turned out higher than anticipated, and the World Bank revised its growth forecast for 2018 upward, to 3.1%.

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Education Realty Trust Inc (EDR) Moves -0.34%

The shares were bought at an average price of $17.76 per share, with a total value of $100,059.84. (NYSEMKT:IRT) has risen 20.69% since February 5, 2017 and is uptrending. Dean Capital Management, a Kansas-based fund reported 416,750 shares.#img1#. Alphamark Ltd has 8,837 shares. Manufacturers Life Insurance The reported 172,620 shares.

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Grimsby drivers waste nearly a day per year in traffic

When the cost of wasted fuel and working time was factored in, the research found the average cost of being stuck in traffic was £1,168. Their figures classed rush hour as between 06:00 and 09:00 and 16:00 to 19:00 on weekdays. Los Angeles is again the most congested city in the study, with Moscow, New York City, Sao Paulo and San Francisco rounding out the top five. London drivers spent an average of 74 hours stuck in traffic previous year during peak hours, costing individuals £2,430.

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Best Buy Ends CD Sales, Target Demands New Terms

As more customers lean toward buying music and video on digital platforms, Best Buy and Target's latest moves may play a big role in determining the choices consumers have with their purchases in the future. Vinyl will be merchandised alongside turntables, Billboard's sources suggest. According to Billboard , Target has demanded to music suppliers that it wants to be sold on what amounts to a consignment basis.

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NPF, NDPP release poll candidate list

According to the Representation of the People's Act (RPA) 1951, the poll panel has to notify fresh election if no nominations are filed. Earlier this morning, Nagaland BJP campaign committee in-charge, M Chuba confirmed that BJP candidates would start filing nominations as the BJP is a national party and adheres to the constitutional process.

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Bond yields down as investors move to safe haven instruments

The U.S. index dropped 2.1 percent Friday and the 10-year Treasury yield rose above 2.85 percent after solid jobs data showed rising wages. US stocks were trading lower in early afternoon on Monday as bond yields continued to hover near multi-year highs and losses in energy and financial stocks weighed.

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Dow's Record Drop: Who Should Worry But Probably Won't

The CBOE Volatility index - the closely followed measure of expected near-term stock market volatility - jumped 20 points to 30.71, its highest level since August 2015. Energy companies, banks, and industrial firms are taking some of the worst losses. The previous record decline for the Dow came on September 29, 2008, when it fell 778 points.

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RBA leaves interest rates on hold at record low of 1.5 percent

The Australian Dollar was quoted a fraction higher at 0.7881 against the US Dollar during morning trading Tuesday but was lower against the Pound, Euro, New Zealand Dollar and Canadian Dollar. Dollar a more attractive investment this week. The local dollar slipped further after the RBA statement to $0.7849. But then, they should also not be increasing the rates.

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1 person feared dead as Japan SDF chopper crashes in residential area

A Japanese military helicopter crashed in a residential locality setting off a fire on Monday, 5 February. Find us on Facebook too! "But we're still confirming the identity of the body part", a defence ministry spokesman told AFP. The GSDF is investigating the cause of the incident, looking at the possibility that main parts of the chopper were broken. "It is very regrettable that the Self-Defence Forces, which should protect the people's lives and peaceful living, threatened their safety ...

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Bon-Ton Stores Files for Bankruptcy Protection

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -3.04, a current ratio of 0.88 and a quick ratio of 0.10. The Massena Bon-Ton store closing was announced previously. The legal version of this piece can be viewed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2018/02/05/bon-ton-stores-bont-lifted-to-sell-at-valuengine.html. Specifically, Greenberger's team wrote that 40% of Bon-Ton stores are located within a mile of a TJX concept (either T.J.

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Kane denies diving after Anfield penalty row

The Spurs striker claimed his 100th top-flight goal with a 95th minute penalty in Sunday's dramatic 2-2 draw against Liverpool . With the game entering its final minutes and the score 1-1, a thrilling Premier League encounter became mired in controversy when Moss gave Spurs a penalty for a foul on Harry Kane by the home side's goalkeeper Lorius Karius.

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Bitcoin price (BTC/USD) drops below $7000 as crypto sell-off continues

Bitcoin is still significantly higher on the year but down sharply since it recorded an all-time high of $19,783.21 in December. Ethereum , is the second largest cryptocurrency and has dropped by nearly percent in the last 24 hours - the worst performing virtual currency on the market.


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