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Investor's Watch List: Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY)

Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY): On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) which led to swings in the share price. Huber sold 11,739 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, January 9th. The company maintains price to book ratio of 7.78 vs.an industry average at 1.82.

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The The Priceline Group Inc

The Priceline Group reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Monday, helped by a surge in hotel reservations made through the online travel company's websites. RBC Capital Markets analyst Mark Mahaney last week issued a research note on Priceline that maintained an outperform rating and price target of 1,850.

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Former NSW premier Mike Baird's new job revealed

In an announcement NAB said it had also appointed Sharon Cook as its chief legal and commercial counsel, and Patrick Wright as chief technology and operations officer. We have made progress, our customers are noticing the positive changes, and our staff engagement score is the highest it has ever been, but we need to do better.

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Comprehensive Stock Analysis of: Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG)

J P Morgan Chase & Co restated a buy rating on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a research report on Thursday, January 26th. (The) reaffirmed a neutral rating and set a GBX 155 ($1.93) price target on shares of South32 in a research note on Friday, November 4th.

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US Pending Home Sales Unexpectedly Drop To Lowest In A Year

And a close look at the numbers supports the NAR's assessment that their pending sales series is a leading index. The supply of homes for sale, however, is still down dramatically compared to a year ago, and demand for homes is rising as employment improves.

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Sachin Tendulkar backs Indian team despite humiliating loss to Australia

And the Australian skipper used the opportunity to take a subtle dig at those who wrote them off prior to the series. Cheteshwar Pujara was dismissed for six, while India captain and batting mainstay Virat Kohli was despatched for a two-ball duck on a wicket favouring both pace and spin.

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Takata pleads guilty in airbag debacle, will pay $1 billion fine

The auto supplier is expected to plead guilty to wire fraud in Detroit, and it will pay $1 billion in criminal penalties related to the sales of its defective airbag inflators. Takata inflators can explode with too much force, spewing shrapnel into drivers and passengers. As a result, it is confirmed that Takata will pay $1 billion as a fine, of which $850 million will go to automakers affected by the recalls, another $125 million will go toward victims affected by the defect, as well as ...

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The HP Inc. (HPQ) Announces Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.01 EPS

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Argus reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $15.15 price target (down previously from $19.00) on shares of HP in a research note on Wednesday, November 30th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 8th will be paid a $0.1327 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 12th. This represents a $0.53 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.01%.

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Uber executive quits for not disclosing prior sexual harassment allegation: Recode

Apparently, he didn't disclose this past tumult to Uber when he was hired . On Sunday, former Uber engineer Susan Fowler rocked the company with a lengthy blog post detailing sexual harassment and misconduct at the company. "But having spent hours with Travis and many others at the company, I can confidently say Uber fits the bill". Following his resignation from Google, Singhal was hired by Uber to serve as vice president of engineering.

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Arkansas Senate: Voter ID, concealed carry legislation in Senate

Over the next couple of weeks, Senate Bills will make their way out of House committees and onto the House floor for discussion, while the Senate reviews bills that passed through the House. House Bill 112 would protect landlords from liability if a tenant's dog bites someone. HB 385 will now go to the full House for consideration. House Bill 180 would allow children removed from their homes by the state to be placed with a close family friend, such as a neighbor or babysitter, even if ...

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The BMW Car 2Pac Was Shot In Is Up for Auction

The auto was originally owned by Death Row Records co-founder Suge Knight, whom Shakur was riding with when the late star was shot during a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas on September 7, 1996. Arguably one of the most infamous cars in crime history is now up for auction. The auto - which has 90,000 miles on the clock - was initially impounded by Las Vegas Police Department after the killing, before being auctioned off and changing hands a number of times.

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Nokia 3310 reboot: Top 5 things you need to know

Nokia's strategy is to use consumer fondness for its beloved older device to increase awareness for its first release of Android phones: The Nokia 6, 5 and 3. The 3310's brand owner, HMD, will handle both marketing and the roll out of the device. The new Nokia 3310 is smaller, sleeker and reportedly has 22 hours of talk time with a one month battery life on standby.

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Buffett's $1 trln target for Apple is in sight

Ted Seides, co-manager of Protégé Partners, stepped up to the plate against Mr. Buffett. In his annual letter to shareholders , CEO Warren Buffett condemned the hedge fund community, briefly touch on a political hot topic and once again questioned the motives behind large companies engaging in share repurchases.

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Hungary starts work on second border fence

The government says the second fence is needed because it expects a surge of migrants to reach its borders this year. Orban's chief of staff Janos Lazar last week said the government had set aside Dollars 130 million for the fence "and containment camps to hold migrants".

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La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (LJPC) Stock Skyrockets on Hypotension Study Results

Following the news, La Jolla Pharmaceutical's stock price spiked 81%, trading at $36.15 per share, up $16.28, on Monday afternoon. La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company's ATHOS-3 Phase 3 study of LJPC-501 included a total of 344 patients form across nine countries.

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Warren Buffett invests heavily in Apple

At the end of December 31, Berkshire had held 61.2 million shares for a total of $6.75-billion, according to regulatory filings. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway released its closely-watched annual letter on Saturday, in which the Oracle of Omaha told investors that the holding company's investment gains would continue to be "substantial" in the coming years and the USA economy would continue its "miraculous" boom.

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Trump's Budget Won't Touch Entitlement Programs, Mnuchin Says

The budget outline will be the first move in a campaign this week to reset the narrative of Mr. Trump's turmoil-tossed White House. Trump is expected to reveal details Tuesday night in a televised speech to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill, the first of its kind since he was sworn in last month.

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Singaporean with no family ties or support here deported from UK

It has received more than $36,000 since news of her deportation broke. She had been held at the facility since the start of February. Mrs Clennell had been living near Durham with her husband before being detained, and has two British sons, as well as a granddaughter, in the UK.

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Brokerage Overview of: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE:VRX)

Following U.S. election volatility some analysts have updated their recommended target prices on shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. Ross bought 5,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 14th. 12/12/2016 per share and the total transaction amounting to Pershing Square Capital Manage.

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Wendy's to install self-ordering kiosks at 1000 locations in 2017

Long queues at peak dining hours at Wendy's may be a history, as the company is planning to introduce automated self ordering kiosks at its more than 1000 retail locations by this year end. According to Darren Tristano, the VP of Technomic, a food service research and consultation firm, other than the benefits to the company, self -ordering kiosks will ensure better service to customers as well.

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Lowest Gas Prices in Roseville

That's mostly because refineries across the nation are preparing to undergo seasonal maintenance to produce cleaner-burning gasoline for the summer. That's about 54 cents more than it was at the same point previous year. By contrast, you can find the cheapest gas in Champaign-Urbana, at $2.05 per gallon. Including the change in gas prices in Alabama during the past week, prices yesterday were 52.5 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 1.9 cents per gallon lower than ...

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ZTE expands affordable range with Blade V8 Mini, Lite phones

It also expected to hit the USA market sometime after the European roll-out. Naturally, the image quality is something that will only be revealed once the handset gets properly tested, but on paper the V8 Mini is yet another contender for budget phones with dual rear cameras.

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SoftBank to invest up to $4 billion in WeWork

The first tranche of funding will be worth $2 billion after which the second round would follow, worth more than $1 billion. SoftBank may increase the size of the secondary investment to almost $2 billion, the source said, for a total investment of almost $4 billion in the shared space real estate startup.

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AB Foods projects rise in sales at Primark

Sterling has fallen 16% against the U.S. dollar since the European Union referendum last June and 10% against the euro, making imports to the United Kingdom more expensive. In the six months ended February 27, 2016, the food, ingredients and retail group recorded adjusted operating profit of 486 million pounds ($605.17 million) and adjusted earnings per share of 46.1 pence.

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Shots fired at police during Melbourne drug raid

It is understood the siege ended with the arrest of the suspect. Police are trying to negotiate with several people in the St Albans property. It is believed residents are being told to stay inside but are not being evacuated. "Keep us in your pray [sic]. we'll be ok. kids are aware, however they are traumatised". Police use an armoured vehicle to break down a gate at the home.

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The mobile game Snake is making a comeback

According to a report in Independent on Sunday, the new Nokia 3310's 1,200mAh battery is good for a staggering 22 hours of talk time and has up to a month's standby time. It features an aluminium frame, 5-inch display and 8MP wide aperture cameras front and back. A headphone jack, microSD and Bluetooth are some of the new-age features the phone will bring in.

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Group holds town hall at Statehouse

Demonstrators at the Capitol in Charleston are calling on the state's congressional delegation to hear their concerns about the Affordable Care Act. "It's because of these dependencies that I'm absolutely terrified of what my future might be without the Affordable Care Act".

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White Ferns inch closer to first Rose Bowl in 17 years

Having won the toss and elected to bat earlier in the day, Australia rode on opener Beth Mooney's maiden One-Day International (ODI) century to post 275 runs before being all out in 48.4 overs. The 30-year-old from Canterbury has now scored centuries in her last four one-day worldwide innings. Mooney went on to register her second fifty plus score in ODI cricket before Haynes, who was included in the eleven as a replacement for the injured Alex Blackwell, also recorded her second ...

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Republican Plan Leaks as ObamaCare Popularity Grows

Noting that in his 25 years in Congress Republicans never could agree on a healthcare proposal, Boehner said, "All this happy talk that went on in November and December and January about repeal, repeal, repeal ..." Once a new government program is in place, it becomes extremely hard politically to ever abolish it, no matter how bad it is.

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A roadmap to responsible health care reform

His office did not immediately respond to a request for further comment. The Wisconsin governor isn't the only conservative suddenly embracing federal Medicaid funding. "Clearly the details will continue to evolve and we'll be watching as they do", he said in an emailed statement to Reuters. "This would mean fewer people could afford health insurance and that the health insurance would likely cover less", says Larry Levitt , senior vice president at the Kaiser Family Foundation .

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Trump isn't cutting Medicare, Social Security

Trump's request comes one day before he'll address a joint session of Congress on Tuesday night, laying out his policy agenda. MEDIA RELATIONS Trump says he will not attend the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner, a high-profile event that draws celebrities, politicians and journalists.

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Malcolm Turnbull is blaming Tony Abbott for poor polling results

Mr Turnbull said he did not think that timing was coincidence. 'It was exactly as predicted, and as calculated. "[Tony Abbott] knew exactly what he was doing and he did it". It's understood the pair instructed them to use the media to pressure the Turnbull government on several issues such as Safe Schools, the Racial Discrimination Act and same-sex marriage.

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Kane: Second hat-trick goal one of my best for Spurs!

He becomes the first-ever Spurs player to notch four career Premier League hat tricks for the club. On the overall display, the Argentinian said: "It was a fantastic performance". He looked to be taking it easy in the second half. But Joe Allen has turned out to be Stoke's most prolific goal-scorer in the league this season, with six goals.

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Warren Buffett Praises Immigrants, Buybacks, Tallies Big Apple, Airline Gains

One word sums up our country's achievements: "miraculous", he said. Buffet also speaks about America's ability to withstand time considering the last 240 years. Buffett has said he believes most stock investors are better off with low-priced index funds than paying higher fees to managers who often underperform.

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UP polls: Amit Shah and BJP should first introspect, says SP

Meanwhile in Jaunpur, SP leader and Akhilesh's wife Dimple Yadav attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over Mann ki Baat and Shamshaan-Kabristaan remark. "This is the major reason why not even a single riot took place during my four tenures in UP", she said. "Steady supply of electricity was ensured during Christmas as well", he said.


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