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Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

The stock was sold at an average price of $39.83, for a total transaction of $796,600.00. Cheniere Energy, Inc . (NYSEMKT:LNG) topped its 52-week high price of $46 on Sep 22, 2016 and 52-Week Low Price of $22.8 on Feb 8, 2016. Harvest Fund Advisors LLC increased its stake in Cheniere Energy by 63.0% in the second quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 5,776 shares of the company's stock valued at $132,000 after buying an additional 522 shares during the period.

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What do Analysts suggest for: Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX)

Community Bank of Raymore's holdings in Freeport-McMoRan were worth $2,864,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 69.96% of the company's stock. On an analyst score platform from 1 to five where shareholders can opt for buying of stocks when rating is one or two, Freeport-McMoran, Inc. The price to earnings ratio for the company is 22.47 with a beta of 0.58.

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Corning Sets New $4B Share Repurchase Plan

Shares registered one year high at $200.83 and the one year low of $114.31. (NYSE:GLW) traded down 1.5277% on Friday, hitting $24.4999. Analysts rating the company a 1 or 2 indicate a Buy recommendation. Culbertson A N & Co. Forte Capital LLC ADV now owns 26,532 shares of the company's stock worth $543,000 after buying an additional 1,175 shares during the period.

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Trump Warns Of 'Consequences' On Companies Attempting To Leave US

Steven Mnuchin, the multi-millionaire former Goldman Sachs banker who Trump has nominated as Treasury secretary, said he couldn't remember the last time a president had made such an intervention with an American chief executive. Sanders criticized the apparent terms of the deal to save roughly 1,000 American jobs, which includes about $ 7 million in tax breaks in a multi-year deal with the state of Indiana.

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Trump Voter Lost Home, Blames Incoming Treasury Secretary

After leaving Goldman Sachs in 2002, Mnuchin spent a brief period working for Soros, who then helped him set up Duke Capital Management. Mnuchin and Ross reinforced the sweeping proposals Trump put forth in September to simplify the tax code and slash the corporate tax rate to 15%, cutting the top rate for all businesses from the present 35%.

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Ciena Corporation (NYSE:CIEN)

Ciena Corporation (NYSE: CIEN ) stock is presently standing at about $24.87 and lots of equity research firms seem to have a target price set on the stock. Meanwhile, PRESIDENT, CEO SMITH GARY B sold 8,000 shares worth $173000.44, through a transaction dated 2016-11-29. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink .

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Connecticut, German industrial gas makers weigh possible merger

Linde (OTCPK:LNEGY +2%) invites Praxair (PX +1.2%) to negotiate a merger of equals after the us company defused some contentious issues that had led to the failure of an initial approach. If talks go according to plan, Linde and Praxair could announce the terms of a deal before year-end. Air Liquide bought Airgas Inc, the leader in USA packaged gases, in a $13.4 billion transaction finalised in May.

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Abbott seeks to end buyout deal for Alere

Cape ANN Savings Bank boosted its position in shares of Abbott Laboratories by 0.3% in the second quarter. The stock appeared -10.47% below its 52-week highs and is up 3.16% for the last five trades. The stock price of firm is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -1.80% and remote isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -4.16%.

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Consensus Review & Target Check on Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)

It has underperformed by 8.29% the S&P500. Edgar Lomax Co. VA raised its position in shares of Exxon Mobil Corp.by 17.5% in the first quarter. Its down 0.04, from 0.91 in 2016Q2. They now have a United States dollars 104 price target on the stock. When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund reduced its position in Exxon Mobil Corp.

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Biden stokes 2020 buzz on Colbert: 'Never say never'

Biden said earlier Wednesday he does not intend to run for president 2020, two days after declining to rule it out. He told reporters on Monday that he would, but then he wouldn't commit when asked if he was kidding. Tom Carper, D-Del., Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and Patrick Leahy, D-Vt. Biden has had an emotional week. Just this week the Senate passed the Beau Biden Cancer Moonshot bill - legislation honoring his late son that seeks to double cancer progress and research.

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Trump's labor pick rejects hikes in minimum wage

As a restaurant chain CEO, Puzder is unusually sensitive to the costs of business regulations. What better pick for U.S. Labor Secretary than a CEO from an industry fighting to resist paying its own full-time workers a living wage? Puzder is a proponent of replacing workers with kiosks and other automated technology to keep labor costs down.

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A look at Michigan's presidential election recount

Donald Trump narrowly beat Hillary Clinton in all three states, but recounts were not expected to flip almost enough votes to change the outcome in any of the states. Nashua City Clerk Tricia Piecuch said she noticed nothing out of the ordinary on Election Day in the state's second largest city, located on the border with MA.

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America Movil Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for AMX

The stock's low price in its 52 week is $3.50 per share while $9.35 as the 52 week high price. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.40 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range).

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Russian Sport Ministry denies state-run doping programme

The International Ski Federation said it will "act decisively" and with zero tolerance against doping after studying the McLaren report . In preparation for the 2012 London Olympics, the Moscow lab monitored athletes' PED levels through "washout testing", helping them minimize the likehood of testing positive in competition and dope up until the Games.

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April-November indirect tax mop-up grows 26.2%, direct tax 15.12%

The government is expecting 12.64% growth in collections of direct tax at Rs.8.47 lakh crore for the current financial year and 10.8% increase in the indirect tax collections at Rs.7.79 lakh crore. After adjusting for refunds, however, the net growth in CIT collections is 8.75% while under PIT, it is 23.89%. During November 2016, the net indirect tax (with additional revenue mobilisation) grew 23% compared to the corresponding month previous year.

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John Glenn, American hero and astronaut has died at age 95

Glenn was a highly-decorated Marine who flew 59 combat missions in the South Pacific during World War II. Obama said Glenn "always had the right stuff", a reference to Tom Wolfe's 1979 book The Right Stuff about the first class of USA astronauts, which was made into a Hollywood movie in 1983.

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Senior judges begin hearing appeal against Brexit ruling

The government immediately appealed that decision, and this week an 11-judge panel in the Supreme Court is being asked to overturn the High Court ruling. Parliament had had the opportunity to restrict the government's power to trigger Article 50 , but had chosen not to do so, he added. Senior Leave campaigners backed the government's stand last night, and warned the judges to butt out of the Brexit process.

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Amazon's first brick-and-mortar grocery store reshapes shopping experience

No lines, no cashiers . All they said is that they will be utilizing a " just walk out technology " which is made up of "computer vision, sensor fusion, and deep learning", which they say is what other companies use for their self-driving tech.

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BC again has lowest jobless rate in Canada; national rate down slightly

The unemployment rate fell to levels not seen since August 2007 , before a bubble in the U.S. housing market began to burst. Canada's unemployment rate fell for the first time in five months in November as people dropped out of the labor force and companies added part-time workers.

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Sales, profit at Sears continue downward spiral

Gross margin fell to 19.1 percent from last year's 21.9 percent, on lower sales and weak margin in both the Kmart and Sears Domestic segments. The company lost $748 million in the most recent quarter, up from the $454 million loss in the year-ago period.

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Rail chaos looms after judge backs strike by drivers

Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) argued in the High Court that the action would unlawfully restrict freedom of movement provisions under European Union law, but judge Michael Burton refused to grant an injunction blocking the strikes. "We brought this action for the benefit of our passengers". Mick Whelan, general secretary of Aslef, said: "Southern, Britain's worst private train company, has wasted shareholders' money, passengers' money and taxpayers' money - because the company has been ...

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OPEC countries agree to first production cut in 8 years

Earlier in the session, prices jumped as much as 5.2 per cent to US$54.53 a barrel, the highest level since July 27, 2015. Brent Crude for February delivery is up at $51.74, with January contract changing hands for $50.47. "OPEC has agreed to an historic production cut ", analysts at AB Bernstein said. "The latest headlines suggest that while there is a broad agreement on the rationale for a cut, political considerations and country level quota negotiations are so far preventing a deal from ...

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John Kasich to Electoral College: 'I Am Not a Candidate'

The Dallas paramedic previously indicated he would support Trump . "Under Michigan law, I am obligated to vote for Donald Trump ", said Holmes, an elector and retired Hope College political science professor. "This National Popular Vote legislation will add OH to the compact of states that believe, in a true Democracy, the candidate with the most votes wins".

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Pre Session Movers- Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:HST), BB&T (NYSE:BBT)

Company latest quarter ended on 31 Oct 2016. The correct version of this article can be read at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2016/12/09/host-hotels-resorts-inc-hst-shares-bought-by-bank-of-montreal-can.html. The business's revenue was up.9% compared to the same quarter previous year. During the same quarter past year, the business posted $0.57 EPS. Xenia Hotels & Resorts Inc (NYSE:XHR) has risen 20.90% since May 6, 2016 and is uptrending.

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Trump's pick for labor secretary gets an SEIU groan

According to the Washington Post , Puzder has been a staunch opponent of raising the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour, a push now commonly referred to as the "Fight for $15" movement. But Vicki Shabo, vice president of the National Partnership for Women and Families, said Thursday that Puzder's views on women "were deeply troubling".

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MGM Resorts International reiterated as Outperform By Telsey Advisory Group

Over the last twelve months MGM Resorts International's stock price has increased from 22.06 to 29.61, a change of 34.22%. MGM Resorts International reported its last Earnings on Nov 07 BMO where the company reported Actual EPS of $0.58/Share whereas, the Analyst Estimated EPS was $0.11/share.

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Sears Holdings posts loss for fifth straight quarter

Losses, adjusted for non-recurring costs, were $3.11 per share. The retailer announced on Tuesday that it planned to "accelerate" the closing of at least 50 "unprofitable stores". Sears' cash and equivalents fell 12% to $258 million in the period. Sears' sales have dropped from $41 billion in 2000 to $15 billion in 2015.

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Palisades Nuclear Power Plant To Close In 2018

An earlier agreement committed Consumers to purchase almost all of the power that Palisades generates through April 2022. However, the agreement's prices exceed market prices and escalate each year, reaching $61.50/MWh in 2022. The Palisades Nuclear plant first opened in the early 1970's. Entergy Corporation says "the plant generates 811 megawatts of virtually carbon-free electricity, enough to power more than 800,000 homes".

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UK PM May faces parliamentary rebellion over Brexit plan secrecy

Despite having his luggage accidentally diverted to Birmingham, he told the Olive Press he was "more than ready" for the historic showdown. "That's what we've done and we now wait and see what the Supreme Court has to say in the matter". Only a new law could start a process which would inevitably take those rights away, the lawyers say. The government has now said it will not oppose the Labour motion when it goes to a vote on Wednesday, but the amendment means that MPs will not be able to ...

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Andrew Puzder was accused of abusing his first wife in the 1980s

Although just 11.1 percent of US workers were represented by a union in 2015 - down from 20.1 percent in 1983, the first year government statistics were kept - labor unions are a powerful force in Democratic politics. "He should come to Seattle and learn what high minimum wages and strong unions can do for not only workers but for building strong local economies", Rolf said Thursday.

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In confession, Roof said he planned to kill self

The man accused of murdering nine people in a church basement in Charleston , S.C., past year told investigators he is guilty, according to a confession video played in court on Friday. Asked by an investigator if his crime made him feel "glad", Roof said: "I had to do it". A "Secret Santa" paid off 194 Wal-Mart accounts, giving a gift of joy worth $46,000 to shoppers with layaway accounts at the retailer.

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Coca-Cola chief executive Muhtar Kent to step down next year

The furniture retailer beat management's expectations on both the top and bottom lines as revenue ticked up by 3% and adjusted net income plunged to $0.20 per share from $0.65 per share a year ago. The longtime Coke veteran was appointed company president by Kent last August after two years at the helm of the soda giant's Europe Group. As of 20161209 Zacks anticipates earnings estimates of $0.51 for the fiscal year ended 2017.

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Grammys: The nomination snubs and surprises

Adele also walked away with five nominations, including record of the year . The British singer will compete for the award with Beyonce's Lemonade , Drake's Views , Justin Bieber's goal and Sturgill Simpson's A Sailor's Guide To Earth .

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Donald Trump to Remain Executive Producer on 'Celebrity Apprentice'

Trump will get more than just credit: He will also receive a fee for every episode that's "likely to be in the low five-figures, at minimum", Variety reports , noting that MGM, not NBC, will be paying Trump - MGM, Burnett's company, produces the reality TV show, and NBC licenses and broadcasts it.

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Italy treasury considers hiking Monte Paschi stake via debt swap

More generally, Mario Draghi and the European Central Bank are now in charge of maintaining the big Italian banks by buying Italian government and corporate bonds from them-as they were already doing on Monday. Five of the six worst-performing stocks this year on Italy's benchmark FTSE MIB Index are banks. President Sergio Mattarella is now holding political consultations to try and reach an agreement on who should be made caretaker PM.


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