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The Neuberger Berman Group LLC Reduces Position in Mondelez International Inc. (MDLZ)

Mondelez International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MDLZ) is now showing 6.5% EPS growth this Quarter. The company stock was downgraded to Hold from Buy, wrote analysts at Societe Generale, in a research note issued to clients on Thursday July 28, 2016. Mondelez International's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 143.40%. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This news story was originally reported by The Cerbat Gem and is owned by of The Cerbat Gem.

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Analyst's Review to Watch: Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT)

Huntington National Bank increased its position in shares of Applied Materials by 303.8% in the second quarter. 5,000 shares were sold by Forrest Stephen R, worth $150,000 on Tuesday, August 23. Applied Materials, Inc. AMAT measures an EPS growth for 2017 at a rate of 6.52% that consequently shows an EPS growth of 1.30% for the past five years, and an EPS growth of 15.63% for the following five years.

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US Final Q3 Estimate Revised To 3.5% from 3.2%, Consumer Spending Buoyant

The revised growth estimate, still the fastest in two years, reflected updated figures on research and development expenses from companies, spending by nonprofit institutions and use of financial services. The data suggests that the USA economy has notched up its best quarterly performance in two years - and follows weak second quarter growth. There was also a positive contribution from business inventories.

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Monster Beverage Corp. (MNST) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to "Buy"

The consensus numbers take into account the reports from over 160 brokerage firms. Now shares have been suggested as BUY from 1 brokerage firms and recommended as Strong Buy by 3 brokerage firms.0 brokerage firms have issued Sell rating for the company and Strong Sell rating was issued by 0 brokerage firms.4 brokerage firms have rated the company as a Hold.

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Delhi lieutenant governor Najeeb Jung submits his resignation

The reason behind his surprise decision is not immediately known. Najeeb Jung put in his papers today, thanking PM Modi and capital's CM Kejriwal for the help and support in last two years. Born on January 18, 1951 Jung has done his post graduation in History from Delhi University and later did MA in Social Policy and Planning from London School of Economics, UK.

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Brokers Ratings on: Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO)

Has $6,301,000 Stake in Marathon Petroleum Corp. Bragg Financial Advisors Inc increased its position in Marathon Oil Corp.by 0.3% in the third quarter. Marathon Petroleum Corp.'s revenue was down 11.2% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts forecast that Marathon Petroleum Corp. will post $2.07 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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How To Maybe Hopefully Get a NES Classic This Week

It has been hard to find ever since it was released in November. Your only other option is to keep your eye on Amazon's NES Classic Edition page , where consoles are constantly being made available from different sellers. There is a limit of one system per person. Meijer has 224 stores located throughout Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky and Wisconsin. Earlier, the company confirmed to have limited stock of the retro gaming device today .

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Red Hat Inc. (RHT) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.03 EPS

Earnings for the quarter topped Wall Street estimates, however, revenues fell short of expectations. Wall Street analysts expect the company to post EPS of 58 cents. The consensus target price is $88.13 with 8 firms rating the stock a strong buy, 18 firms rating the stock a buy, 4 firms rating the stock a hold, 1 firm rating the stock a underperform, and finally 0 firms rating the stock a sell.

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Trump Organization drops legal battle with Las Vegas hotel workers

Over the past 12 months, employees said Trump International Hotel - which the Trump Organization has a 50% stake in - had refused to acknowledge or negotiate with the union. Culinary Workers Local 226 and Bartenders Local 165, Nevada affiliates of UNITE HERE, represent over 57,000 workers in Las Vegas and Reno, including at most of casino resorts on the Las Vegas Strip and in Downtown Las Vegas.

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Featured Stock Overview: Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras (NYSE:PBR)

The French company will get a 22.5 percent stake in prospect area Iara, now under development in the Santos Basin. ATR value of company was 0.43. The number of times the company missed analysts' estimates is 3. In addition, Total will become a 50-percent shareholder in the two thermoelectric power plants, the Romulo de Almeida and and the Celso Furtado, both started in 2004, with the capacities of 138 MW and 186 MW, respectively.

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Walgreens, Rite Aid to sell 865 Rite Aid Stores to Fred's Pharmacy

Walgreens Boots Alliance of Deerfield, Illinois, owns Walgreens, Boots and other companies. A deal was announced a year ago for Walgreen's to buy east coast-based Rite Aid , combining the first and third largest pharmacy chains in the United States.

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Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC), Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)

Analysts mean target price for Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . Finally, Bank of America Corp. reissued an "underperform" rating and set a $5.00 price objective on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a report on Wednesday, September 14th. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted ($0.17) EPS. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 23.2% compared to the same quarter a year ago.

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Better broadband is coming for those in remote areas of the UK

As part of the agreement, if more than 20% of premises in those areas bought superfast broadband, BT had to repay some of the subsidy. Some £440m will be used to connect properties in the hardest-to-reach parts of the UK under the Broadband Delivery UK programme (BDUK), Culture Secretary Karen Bradley said.

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Met Eireann issues its Christmas advance weather forecast

Met Office spokesman Grahame Madge said the early weather warnings were to allow "plenty of time hopefully for people to change their plans if they need to". Lows for Thursday night are expected to dip into the high 20's, with wind gusts up to 35 miles per hour. A quick-hitting system on Wednesday and Thursday will add a few more inches of snow from the northern Plains to northern New England, but milder air will be quick to return for the weekend, said AccuWeather meteorologist Max ...

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Iranian president in Armenia on first leg of Central Asia tour

The President of Armenia held a private meeting with the President of Iran after which there took place a meeting in the extended format with the participation of the official delegations. In a recent meeting with Iran's Ambassador to Yerevan Seyyed Kazem Sajjadi, Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan said Rouhani's trip would be a historic opportunity for the enhancement of mutual relations.

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Johnson & Johnson and Actelion Confirm Merger Talks Are Back On

Soon after, Actelion released a statement confirming that Johnson & Johnson had withdrawn from their discussions but that it was speaking with "another party" about a transaction. An email requesting comment from Sanofi was not immediately returned. Clozel, who according to reports is looking for as much as $30 billion, has also kept activist investors at bay.

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Hackers Stole Data from More than 1 Billion Yahoo User Accounts

Lord added that breach may be linked to the proprietary code theft of Yahoo. For the most recent Yahoo breach, which occurred in 2013, names, email addresses, telephone numbers, birthdays, passwords, and security questions and answers were compromised.

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Gasoline Prices Rise in December, Spike to Continue Through Holidays

Typically, when the dollar strengthens, foreign investors get less oil for their dollar and oil prices drop. The total production cut from the two agreements, if they hold, would be 1.8 million barrels a day, AAA said. The price of gas around the Grand Rapids area averages around $2.44 a gallon, according to GasBuddy. DeHaan expects prices to level out after the new year, but will start climbing again by spring and summer where some states may see prices cross $3 per gallon again.

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U.S. returns Alibaba website to counterfeits blacklist

The listing carries no penalties but will likely be an embarrassment for Alibaba, which has been trying to burnish its image in worldwide markets. A spokesman for USTR said Alibaba's Taobao has been suspected of selling fake goods and indulging in violations of intellectual property rights.

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Central Valley Community Bancorp (CVCY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

The Community Bank is a New York State-chartered savings bank with 242 branches that operates through seven local divisions. Aberdeen Asset Public Limited Company Uk accumulated 0% or 42,705 shares. 0 analysts have suggested "Sell" for the company. On average, equities analysts predict that New York Community Bancorp will post $1.05 earnings per share for the current year.

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Sensex, Nifty Seen Down After Wall Street's Losses

The BSE market breadth was tilted in favour of the bulls - with 1,242 advances and 1,136 declines. Sector-wise, the S&P BSE IT index fell by 76.20 points, followed by the FMCG index which receded by 74.94 points, and the capital goods index which declined by 54.28 points.

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Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) is Upgraded by Citigroup to Buy

Trust Department MB Financial Bank N A now owns 60,123 shares of the retailer's stock worth $9,442,000 after buying an additional 568 shares during the period. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.09 EPS. She expects Costco to generate 6.9 per cent revenue growth, versus the average analyst forecast of 6.5 per cent.

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Charlotte City Council partially repeals non-discrimination ordinance, provides no public notice

Leader of the North Carolina Senate, Phil Berger, filed the bill attempting to repeal HB2 on Wednesday, describing it as a "very simple bill" that will "take the state back to the status quo". Pat McCrory in March, bans transgender people from using the restroom of their choice and prohibits local municipalities from extending nondiscrimination protections to LGBT people.

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Plops away! - India to fine airlines for dropping poo

Around 25 cases of human waste falling from planes in the United Kingdom are reported every year. The tribunal asked the DGCA to issue the circular to all ground-handling services and airlines to ensure that they do not release human waste from tanks while landing or anywhere near the terminals of the IGI Airport in New Delhi.

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Brazilian firms to pay largest-ever foreign bribery fine

Braskem received various benefits in exchange for the bribes, including preferential pricing from Petrobras for raw materials and favorable legislation and government programs that reduced the company's Brazilian tax liabilities. Odebrecht also settled with the Ministerio Publico Federal in Brazil and the Office of the Attorney General in Switzerland. The three companies were involved in a money laundering network that funneled millions of dollars in bribe money through hundreds of Swiss ...

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Vivendi Announces Plans to Raise Its Stake in Mediaset to 30%

Vivendi, has been increasing shares in Mediaset quite consistently. "In fact, the contract merely foresees an agreed, balanced and equal exchange of small minority stakes (3.5 per cent of Mediaset to Vivendi and vice versa), exclusively for the objective of creating of the industrial partnership outlined in the contract", it contended.

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Hyundai Just Fired Its US Chief Executive

Jerry Flannery, executive vice president and general counsel, will take Zuchowski's place until a permanent replacement is chosen. "Zuchowski led Hyundai to be the fastest-growing automobile manufacturer in the United States", a representative of the Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance said of Zuchowski as he was given their Lifetime Achievement Award.

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How The "Russians Hacked Us" Narrative Hurts President Obama's Legacy

But there's no evidence of that. You do remember his interference with Israel's election and Brexit? Everything that was leaked was targeted against the Hillary Clinton campaign . The FBI knew as long as 15 months ago that Russian agents were hacking into Democratic party email. Trump's Democratic opponents would do well to stop complaining about the outcome, which they can do nothing about it, and instead review their past mistakes and plan a future for their party - a future that ...

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NY Pension Official Indicated for Taking Bribes to Steer Business

Kang was arrested on Wednesday morning at his home in Portland, Oregon, and Kelley was expected to surrender in San Francisco, authorities said. Kelley bought Kang a ticket to a Paul McCartney concert in New Orleans in 2014, and a ski trip to Park City, Utah, for him and a girlfriend in 2015, according to authorities.

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U.S. Stocks Slide as Dow Hovers Near 20000, Health Shares Drop

That helped financial firms. Goldman Sachs fell 1 percent. Shares in Nike were among the winners, up 1% after it reported better than expected sales and profits on Tuesday. Linde and Praxair began talking about a possible deal in August, but a few weeks later Linde said they'd failed to agree on details. The dollar declined to 117.15 yen from Tuesday's 117.88 yen.

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City of Nanaimo and stores adjust hours for 2016 Christmas holidays

All Lubbock Public Library locations be closed Friday, December 23 through Monday December 26. Republic Services will be closed Monday and will run Tuesday through Saturday. 23 for Christmas. There will be no appliance collection on December 29 or January 5. Trains - Amtrak will operate regular schedules. Advertising and business offices at The Star Press will be closed December 25 and 26, and January 1 and 2.

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UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH), MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM)

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock now has an average brokerage recommendation of 1.12. The company was formerly known as MGM MIRAGE and changed its name to MGM Resorts International in June 2010. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $30.82. 10/14/2016 - MGM Resorts International had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Gabelli.

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Man Accused of Murder Believes He Shot and Killed Donald Trump

According to the Journal , Schumacher was a seasonal UPS driver who had stopped at the Walmart to get something to eat during his overnight shift. He was not employed at either facility at the time of the shooting. The St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center , located in Ogdensburg, New York, is part of the New York State Office of Mental Health.

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Mortgage Applications Rebound Despite Higher Rates

Mortgage application volume rose 2.5% from the prior week, even as interest rates reached two-year highs, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. Mortgage rates have been on the rise - the average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage rose to 4.16 percent from 4.13 percent last week - but buyers don't need to worry.

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McDonald's sued because 'Extra Value Meal' is 41 cents more

The man says that he purchased a Two Cheeseburger Meal from at least five Karis locations from October 14 to November 13, paying $5.90 each time. "Defendant, the operator of several McDonald's restaurants, advertised for sale a food combination designated as an "Extra Value Meal" but the combination actually costs more than if each item were bought separately, thus making it no "value" at all, let alone an 'extra value'".


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