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U.S. retail sales jump in September on strong demand for autos

Excluding autos and parts, sales of which soared by 3.6% on the month, total volumes were up by 1.0% at $383.83bn (consensus: 0.9%). Last month's increase in retail sales was the largest since March 2015. The rebound in core retail sales suggests the drag on the economy from the hurricanes will probably be modest. Sales at auto dealers were up 3.6 percent, also the biggest jump since March 2015. Read More »

Motion Picture Academy statement expelling Harvey Weinstein

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The Academy went on to say, "What's at issue here is a deeply troubling problem that has no place in our society". On Saturday, it said it's working to advance ethical standards that "all Academy members will be expected to exemplify". Given the outsized role Weinstein has played in the Oscars for decades, being censured by an organization he so assiduously courted comes as a particularly sharp rebuke. Read More »

Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA) — Trending Stock Alert

Adverse foreign currency movements are also hurting the company. The Lower end of the earnings estimate is $0.55, while the higher end of the earnings estimate is $0.64. If you are accessing this article on another website, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States and global trademark and copyright law. Read More »

Life is Strange: Before The Storm Episode Two Launch Trailer Released

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Any doubts that were held by fans when they heard that the new game would not be made by DontNod Entertainment were quickly quashed when they experienced the beginning of the complex relationship between Chloe Price and Rachel Amber. Get an idea of just how much more things can go wrong by checking out the trailer below. Combined with the ongoing drama with her mother and her new stepfather, who has now moved into the family home, Chloe is having a tough time of it. Read More »

Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) Reaches 52-Week High

It has outperformed by 134.44% the S&P500. The manufacturing equipment provider reported $0.86 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.84 by $0.02. 105 funds opened positions while 219 raised stakes. Tci Wealth Advisors reported 220 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Brandywine Global Invest Mgmt Limited Company accumulated 0.25% or 962,037 shares. Read More »

Shares in Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Acquired by Cumberland Partners Ltd

The stock decreased 0.85% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $5.83. About 26,355 shares traded. Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) has risen 24.16% since October 12, 2016 and is uptrending. Starbucks Corporation is a roaster, marketer and retailer of coffee. Green Square Capital Llc decreased Mastercard Inc (MA) stake by 18.49% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Read More »

What Are Analysts Report About Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)

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The stock has "Buy" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Friday, June 9. Credit Suisse has "Neutral" rating and $7 target. The rating was initiated by Northland Capital with "Market Perform" on Tuesday, March 29. Mirador Cap Ptnrs L P owns 0.17% invested in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (NASDAQ: AMD ). This is based on a 1-5 scale where 1 indicates a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. Read More »

Verition Fund Management LLC Acquires 142131 Shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

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Trueblue Inc now has $1.01B valuation. The stock grabbed 94 new institutional investments totaling 6,428,932 shares while 64 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 16,033,913 shares. Credit Suisse Ag reported 124,555 shares. Aberdeen Asset Management Public Limited Co Uk has invested 0.02% in Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO). Peter Franklin Palmedo increased its stake in Goldcorp Inc New (GG) by 373.76% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

At It Again: Dimon Breaks Vow, Calls Bitcoin Buyers 'Stupid'

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With Bitcoin soaring almost 100% from the bottom of the sharp selloff following Jamie Dimon's slam of cryptocurrencies as "frauds" exactly one month ago today, bitcoin was one of the more popular topics on today's earnings call, where JPMorgan CFO Marianne Lake confirmed what everyone already knew, namely that the technology underlying bitcoin-blockchain-is something the bank is investing in, and is "very optimistic" about the underlying technology of distributed ledgers and blockchain. Read More »

Netflix Binges On Price-Target Hikes Ahead Of Q3 Earnings

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Analysts await Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (NASDAQ:AHGP) to report earnings on October, 27. In the past one year, Netflix shares have vastly outperformed the industry. The legal version of this piece can be viewed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/10/13/argus-reaffirms-hold-rating-for-netflix-inc-nflx.html. Shares for $326,940 were sold by BARTON RICHARD N. Read More »

RIL net profit up 12.78 per cent for the second quarter

RJio has completed one year since its launch in September 2016, and the revenue from operation now stands at Rs 6,147.06 crore by end of September 30, 2017. Petrochemical business registered a 10% growth Q-o-Q or 24.87% YoY at Rs 27,999 crore, with EBIT (earnings before interest and tax) growing 23% Q-o-Q and 45.15% YoY at 4,960 crores. Read More »

Hays plc (HAS) Receives "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital

Jupiter Fund Management PLC (LON:JUP) has 0.00% since October 13, 2016 and is. Investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.09, from 0.84 in 2017Q1. On Wednesday, October 4 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold". The stock has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, October 13. Read More »

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Shares Sold by Bowling Portfolio Management LLC

It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500. TrueCar, Inc.is an Internet-based information, technology, and communication services company. The company has market cap of $196.02 billion. Assetmark Inc invested 0.31% in Verizon Communications Inc . (NYSE:VZ). Barclays Plc owns 4.80 million shares or 0.23% of their United States portfolio. Read More »

Qualcomm pushes for iPhone ban in China as legal battle heats up

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Apple also has asked iPhone and iPad manufacturers not to pay royalties to Qualcomm for failing to offer its standard essential patents in a fair, reasonable and non-discriminatory manner. Apple is now rushing to manufacture as many iPhone 8 , 8 Plus and iPhone X models during its busiest sales period of the year. For Qualcomm, the battles have been affecting its corporate earnings, which have been falling. Read More »

US Consumer Prices Rose 0.5% in September on Higher Gasoline Costs

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Last month's increase in retail sales was the largest since March 2015. The index which measures the greenback against a basket of six major currencies was flat ahead of consumer price inflation data, due at 1230 GMT. The inflation rate since the beginning of the year (September 2017 compared to December 2016) has been 1.3% and the annual inflation in September 2017 compared to September 2016 was 2.1%. Read More »

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Stake Lessened by Independent Investors Inc

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Volume is the basic fuel of the market since stocks move up or down in price only when shares are trading hands. Bancorpsouth holds 0.33% of its portfolio in International Business Machines Corp. Therefore 42% are positive. If the published price targets set by International Business Machines Corporation analysts have any power to influence the stock's share price, the highest price target set for IBM is $200. Read More »

Oxford unveils plans for zero emission zone

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Over 40,000 deaths a year in the United Kingdom are caused by air pollution according to a 2016 report by the Royal College of Physicians and Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health. The City and County Council will be holding a six-week consultation period with the public and businesses on how the plans will be implemented. “Everyone needs to do their bit – from national government and local authorities to businesses and residents – to end this public health emergency.”. Read More »

Flight 666 to HEL makes its final Friday 13th trip

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However, today will be the last time Flight 666 flies to Hel, as the airline has made a decision to retire the flight number. Finnair is retiring flight number 666. Veteran pilot Juha-Pekka Keidasto told The Telegraph he's not anxious about flying on Friday the 13th. The flight takes off at 1.20pm and lasts for one hour and 35minutes. Read More »

Facebook's 'Order Food' feature officially launches across the US

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It's ever so slightly faster if you're already on Facebook , I suppose - and good exposure for some of the services that users might not already be familiar with. There's certainly some work necessary to link all these restaurant pages with the services they use (and businesses can opt out of displaying the food ordering feature if they wish). Read More »

Harbour Capital Advisors LLC Buys 170288 Shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, July 26 by Societe Generale. Santa Barbara Asset Management Llc increased Cisco Sys Inc ( CSCO ) stake by 31.68% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2.1 out of the scale from 1 to 5, where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell. Read More »

BMW, China's Great Wall in possible EV joint venture

It appears that MINI production is about to venture into China for the first time, if a report by Bloomberg is to be believed. The stock jumped 14% on Wednesday after www.iautodaily.com, a Chinese website, reported Great Wall and BMW would set up a joint venture in China and were selecting a venue to build a manufacturing plant. Read More »