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Porsche Makes Over $17000 In Profit On Every Car It Sells

To put it simply, every time the company sells a 911 sports auto or one of its Cayenne SUVs. Porsche claimed that 2016 was the most successful year it's had in its 86-year history, setting new records for the number of cars it's sold, the amount of revenue it's made and the amount of people it employs.

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Google's Allo Gets File Sharing, While Duo Gets Audio Calling

This feature is launching in Brazil starting today, with the rest of the world seeing it in the next few days for Android and iOS . They will update to their higher resolution versions once you're in an area with stable network connectivity.

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Japan logs biggest trade surplus since 2010 in Feb

Exports rose by 11.3 per cent overall to 6.35 trillion yen (£45.6 billion), boosted by increased purchases of electronics and auto parts from China and Hong Kong. Unclear details about U.S. President Donald Trump's economic and trade policies have added to uncertainty in Japan's outlook. The issue of trade imbalances may be taken up in the first session of the two countries' new economic dialogue forum, planned for next month.

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Which insiders are trading Energy Transfer Partners, LP (NYSE:ETP)?

To assess the movement of stock we should look over what analysts have to say about the stock current performance. Royal Bank of Canada restated a "hold" rating and set a $24.00 target price on shares of Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P.in a research note on Friday, January 6th.

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Amaya Shares Up as Owner Reliance on Poker Wanes

Amaya's boss commented that the company performed well in 2016, which helped the operator decrease its interest expense , minimise currency risk and accelerate certain payments. Amaya has announced that it was able to generate record levels of revenue in the 12 months to December 31, 2016. Over the last couple of years she has been engaged in writing about a number of industries and has developed an interest for the gambling market in the UK.

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Trump Jr. slams London mayor after attack

One woman was confirmed killed and several others wounded after an attacker mowed down civilians on Westminister bridge, and stabbed a London police officer. "They need the tools to do this job". Greens on the London Assembly have welcomed Mayor Sadiq Khan's assurances that "nothing is off the table" when it comes to cleaning up London's poor air quality.

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Exxon says it lost emails from Tillerson's alias account

New York's fraud investigation into whether ExxonMobil misled shareholders about the risks of climate change hit a snag on Wednesday, as the company revealed it can not locate a year's worth of emails. "It's possible that Rex Tillerson was communicating with people in government related to climate and energy policy using that email address", Julia Olson, an attorney for the teenagers, said on Monday .

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Analyst Research and Recommendations: AMETEK, Inc. (AME), Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY)

Institutional investors own 53.74% of the company's stock. Market capitalization is the total market value of all of a company's outstanding shares. Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) have shown a high EPS growth of 18.60% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of 4.00% yoy. The company reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.29 by $0.01.

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Analysts' Recommendations Stocks Watch List: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBAN) & Electronic

The RSI oscillates between zero and 100. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions. Whereas they predicted High and Low Earnings Estimate as $0.24 and $0.17 respectively. It would take about 2.19 days to cover all short positions. Angled up and price is moving up (or was recently) overall, angled down and price is moving down overall, moving sideways and the price is likely in a range.

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Starbucks Doubles Down on Military Hiring After Boycott Threats

That includes 68,000 jobs in the United States. With CEO Howard Schultz set to step away from his post and move full-time into the executive chairman role next month, the company said it has full confidence that his successor Kevin Johnson - who now serves as president and chief operating officer - will continue to push the envelope on innovation, while also focusing on remaining competitive with competitors such as McDonald's (MCD), Dunkin Donuts (DNKN) and higher-end coffee shops around ...

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Deadly Midtown Stabbing Attack Was Racially Motivated, Police Say

He later told police that he was motivated by rage against black men who get romantically involved with white women, sources said. "It appears this subject has been harboring these types of feelings for quite some time", Assistant Chief William Aubry said.

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Electronic devices banned on some UK-bound flights: are you affected?

The U.S and United Kingdom governments have imposed a ban on electronics in carry-on luggage of passengers coming in from certain countries. Hours later, United Kingdom followed suit. All rely heavily on passengers who transfer between points in Asia, Africa and the Middle East to reach countries in the west, including the US. Only the bomber was killed and the plane landed safely.

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$40 oil? No problem as US drillers snub OPEC with hedges

Nevertheless, the member countries had a change of heart. Sources within the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries have indicated that its members increasingly favour extended production cuts but want the backing of non-Opec oil producers, such as Russian Federation, which have yet to deliver fully on existing reductions.

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USA bans electronic carry-ons from 8 Muslim countries

British Airways , for example, is saying "If you are part-way through your journey (e.g. on a short business trip or holiday) or about to start your journey in one of these countries and feel that you are unable to immediately comply with the new United Kingdom government requirements, then we will be able to rebook your flight to a later date so that you are able to meet them".

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Existing-Home Sales Slipped in February

After starting the year at the fastest pace in nearly a decade, existing-home sales slid in February but remained above year ago levels both nationally and in all major regions, according to the National Association of Realtors. Supply levels have fallen for 21 straight months. At February's sales pace, it would take 3.8 months to clear the stock of houses on the market, up from 3.5 months in January.

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Freeport-McMoRan Inc. Posted losses of -1.26% in the Last Trade

In terms of Buy/Sell recommendations, analysts have a consensus rating of 3.05 on the shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX). The firm attains analyst recommendation of 2.10 out of 1-5 scale with week's performance of 0.63%. After $0.25 actual earnings per share reported by Freeport-McMoRan Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -24.00% negative EPS growth.

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Earnings On Deck For Silver Wheaton Corp

Deutsche Bank AG dropped their price objective on shares of Silver Wheaton Corp .to $31.00 in a research report on Tuesday. The P/E ratio was recorded at 2491.25.The volatility in the previous week has experienced by 3.30% and observed of 3.45% in the previous month.64.10% ownership is held by institutional investors while insiders hold ownership of 0.20%.

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Malaysia to be Alibaba's first e-hub outside China

Last September, the eWTP was included in the official communiqué of the G20 summit in Hangzhou, Alibaba's home base. "It's efficient. It's much more efficient than I thought", he said. At the launch of the DFTZ, the Alibaba Group and its affiliates exchanged memorandums of understanding with Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd, CIMB and Maybank.

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Labour MPs pressure ministers over Osborne's Evening Standard appointment

Osborne will take on his new role as editor of the in early May succeeding Sarah Sands, who leaves to join the. Tom Watson said Mr Osborne would be expected to seek to influence ministers on media policy in his new role, and urged Mr Hancock to excuse himself from any matters relating to the Standard.

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Rep. Devin Nunes: Feds 'Legally' Surveilled Trump Transition Team

Trump himself was not the target of the surveillance. It's not clear what Nunes was specifically referring to. He said he was heading to the White House later Wednesday to brief the president's team. Nunes gave conflicting answers about whether he believes that Trump's personal communications were picked up in the surveillance sweep. Nunes revelation comes three weeks after President Trump claimed President Obama wiretapped Trump Tower.

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French presidential contenders trade barbs over multiculturalism in TV debate

Only the top two candidates go through to the 7 May runoff, where polls suggest Mr Macron will easily beat Ms Le Pen. French far-right leader Marine Le Pen will meet Chad's President Idriss Deby on Tuesday as she looks to bolster her foreign policy credentials with a key ally in the fight against Islamist militants, her National Front party said.

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US, UK bar laptops from cabins on some inbound flights

For full details on the US Government changes to inbound flights to the US from other affected airports, please visit the Department for Homeland Security website. He told the Press Association: "If there is indeed reliable intelligence of a credible threat that an improvised explosive device can be concealed within a consumer electronic device, then the question has to be how do we mitigate that risk for all aircraft leaving all destinations right across the board?" Broadcaster and ...

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Greek Bailout Talks To 'intensify', Eurogroup Chief Says

This statement attracted the irate response from an array of politicians from Spain, Italy and Greece: "I do not think that Portugal, Greece, Cyprus or Ireland have wasted money", said Spain's Finance Minister, Luis de Guindos . Corriere della Sera daily said Djisselbloem's comments should cost him his role. La Stampa also mocked the Dutch politician's use of what it termed exhausted old stereotypes.

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Michael Phelps got the flawless nickname on his Starbucks coffee cup

When Phelps, his friend and his wife Nicole received their cups... the swimmer's cup said, "The GOAT", while his wife's said, "GOAT's Wife", and their friend's said, "Friend of GOAT". He also holds the all-time records for Olympic gold medals, Olympic gold medals in individual events, and Olympic medals in individual events. Goat is an abbreviation for "Greatest Of All Time".

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Active Volume Stock: Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR)

With dividend yield of almost 17 percent, the company has been considered a good buy for shareholders who are seeking high yield investments, although its removal from the S&P 500 has sent a warning signal to shareholders that while the high yield potential is still there, the stock itself is unstable.

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Abcam Plc (ABC) Rating Reiterated by Panmure Gordon

This represents a dividend yield of 1.04%. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 2nd will be given a GBX 2 ($0.02) dividend. The official announcement can be accessed at this link . On Tuesday analysts at Exane BNP Paribas retained Booker Group PLC's (LON:BOK) shares as "Underperform" in a research note issued to investors. According to Goldman Sachss price target of 205 on the company's stock this indicates the broker now believes there is a decrease of -23.82% from Sainsbury (J) PLC's ...

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NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) released a FlyEase version of sneaker

That easily beat Wall Street analyst estimates of 53 cents. Additionally, revenues at the company's Converse brand rose 3% on a currency neutral basis to $498 million, chiefly driven by North American growth. However, excluding the impact of currency moves, sales in the Greater China region were up 15 per cent. However, NIKE remains cautious on sales projections for North America.

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Arturo Di Modica: 'Fearless Girl' Symbol Just a Stunt, Bull Sculptor Says

The photos provided to Gothamist show two men with their faces covered, wearing Trump's trademark "Make America Great Again" hats, as they dress "Fearless Girl" with her own "MAGA" hat and an American flag. "Women, girls, that's great, but that's not what that (my sculpture) is", Di Modica said. According to Fortune, Di Monica has spoken dismissively of the "Fearless Girl" statue.

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The UK's laptop ban on flights: everything we know so far

CNN quoted a USA official as saying the ban was believed to be related to a threat posed by Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, known as AQAP. It will reportedly include all large electronic devices such as laptops, tablets cameras, DVD players and electronic games.

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The Analysts Offer Predictions for Tiffany & Co.'s FY2019 Earnings (TIF)

Management stated that soft consumer spending and lowered sales at Fifth Avenue Flagship Store on account of its proximity to the Trump Tower hurt its sales. Tiffany & Co.'s payout ratio is 50.42%. We also noted a 2017-01-30 transaction in which TIF SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT Hart Andrew W. sold 1,367 shares at a stock price of $77.98, carrying a total value of $106600, after which, this insider's investment stands at 5,015 shares, with an overall financial value of $470557.

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Eurogroup head Dijsselbloem under fire over 'drinks and women' remark

He praised the "northern countries" for showing "solidarity" with "crisis countries", but that comes with "responsibilities", he said. Dijsselbloem referred to crisis countries in an interview early this week with the German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung , saying that "I can not spend all my money on liquor and women and then ask for your support".

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Dutch provinces oppose Akzo Nobel takeover, fear job losses

In addition, AkzoNobel said PPG would have to take on large debt to finance the acquisition and that competition authories around the world put up hurdles as well. "That is why we have rejected it unanimously", said the company's chief executive Ton Büchner in a statement . Coatings and specialty products maker PPG Industries Inc.

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Reliable stocks in today's share market: Lennar Corporation (NYSE: LEN)

Finally, MKM Partners restated a "neutral" rating on shares of Lennar in a research report on Friday, December 23rd. 0 analysts rated the stock of Dynegy Inc. The segment reported operating earnings of $12 million in the quarter compared with $1.9 million a year ago due to an increase in Rialto Mortgage Finance earnings as a result of higher securitization volume and margins .

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Costco sues maker of Titleist golf balls

Discount retailer Costco is in a legal dispute with Titleist over golf balls. The frenzy among golfers to obtain the Costco balls was detailed in a Wall Street Journal article in January. "To the extent a consumer would interpret the Kirkland Signature guarantee in that manner, the statement is true", Costco said in the lawsuit . Costco is asking the court to rule that the ball doesn't infringe on any valid patent rights owned by Acushnet and that it hasn't engaged in any false ...

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Uber pledges to fix 'cult of the individual' amid scandals

They used the fact that all three were women as a sign that Uber values female employees. Huffington repeated her promise to hold Kalanick's "feet to the fire", as well as her declaration that there would be "no room for brilliant jerks" at Uber in the future.


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