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North Korea Says It Won't Be 'Begging for Dialogue' with Mike Pence

In a further sign of rapprochement, a spokesman for the South Korean president, Moon Jae-in, said he would meet and have lunch with the North Korean delegates on Saturday. The Hwasong-14 intercontinental ballistic missile was on show but it was the sight of four Hwasong-15s that caught the eye of observers. The event had been announced by Pyongyang state media on January 23, shocking many in South Korea, as largely amicable inter-Korean negotiations to enable North Korean participation in ... Read More »

U.S. stocks end lower after choppy trading

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That came during a 15-minute stretch where the 30-stock index lost 700 points and then regained them. Besides the fear of faster inflation and interest-rate increases, more robust wage gains could eat into record-high corporate profits. Higher rates act like a brake on the economy by slowing down borrowing and lending. "People are dealing with the shock of seeing real inflation for the first time in a while", said Bruce McCain, chief investment strategist at Key Private Bank. Read More »

Dow Jones Plummets Again On Worries About Inflation

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The double-digit percentage stock decline has occurred even though Wall Street stresses that the health of the economy, labor market and USA businesses remain strong. The S&P 500, the benchmark for many index funds, shed 100.66 points, or 3.8 percent, to 2,581. Now the Dow and S&P 500 are 10 percent below their records from two weeks ago, entering a market correction. Read More »

NVIDIA Corporation Stock Soars After Earnings Beat

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NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) has risen 212.28% since February 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. Kahn Brothers Group Inc sold 147,104 shares as the company's stock declined 22.15% while stock markets rallied. Read More »

Frontier announces new direct flight from Omaha

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Frontier Airlines has added non-stop service to two new cities ahead of its service launch on February 20. The airline said introductory fares will start at $29 each way. RIAC said Fronteir is also the only carrier to provide a nonstop flight to Austin. "We are proud to announce that our new flights to Denver will expand the area's nonstop service range to the west and to introduce the only nonstop flights to Islip, NY and Trenton". Read More »

Student flushes hamster down toilet, blames airline

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A Florida woman claims she was given bad information from Spirit Airlines that resulted in her flushing her emotional support hamster down an airport toilet . Spirit strongly denies this allegation: "To be clear, at no point did any of our agents suggest this guest - or any other for that matter - should flush or otherwise injure an animal", the spokesperson told The Herald. Read More »

Assetmark Inc. Has $528000 Holdings in CVS Health Corp (CVS)

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Gradient Investments Llc who had been investing in Cvs Health Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $75.32 billion market cap company. "As part of our ongoing commitment to the patients, customers and communities we serve, we said that we would invest our tax savings back into our business, and that's exactly what we're doing", said Larry Merlo, CVS Health president and CEO. Read More »

Unified Korea hockey team is not just window dressing: Bach

But everyone will know they are Russian , and few will be confused by the unusual flags and uniforms. The mountain is now a pure competition venue for the Pyeongchang Games rather than a hub for ski tourism. There will be 22 Belgian athletes participating in nine sports in South Korea . Yarnold is aiming to become the first Briton to successfully defend a Winter Olympic title when she competes in the women's skeleton on February 16 and 17. Read More »

Ben & Jerry's Moo-phoria: A Line of Healther-For-You Ice Cream

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Additionally, while Halo Top emphasizes the low-calorie count of the full pint on the front of the container, the new Ben & Jerry's light pints list the calorie count for a half-cup serving. You can choose from Caramel Cookie Fix , Chocolate Milk and Cookie and PB Dough. After all, the company's ice creams are iconic and known for being super indulgent. Read More »

Markets Right Now: Futures markets predict more United States selling

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European markets remained in the red on Tuesday, as trading came to a close with the main benchmark indices all down around 2.5 percent following Wall Street's Monday rout . The mid-cap FTSE 250 index was down 1.3%, or 261.14 points, at 19,701.32. Bullish sentiment once again took the upper hand on global stock markets this morning after gains on United States indices ended a run of big losses. Read More »

(:AZRX) and Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)

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Aviance Limited Liability Company owns 21,242 shares or 0.56% of their U.S. portfolio. Spectrum Mgmt Group Incorporated owns 11 shares. The company's shares closed yesterday at $76.52, close to its 52-week high of $79.28. Edinburgh Partners Ltd bought 43,100 shares as the company's stock declined 3.10% while stock markets rallied. The company was downgraded on Thursday, April 28 by Nomura. Read More »

U.S. stocks swing in wild trading after steep sell-off

The Dow Jones industrial average jumped as much as 510 points. Investors remained skittish after this week's financial turmoil and overnight losses on Wall Street. The rebound followed on from the Dow Jones and S&P 500 indices recording their biggest one-day percentage falls in over six years in Monday's session (5 February). Read More »

Global stocks mixed as investors still skittish

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It quickly regained ground, rising slightly in early trading. Against the yen, which is often used as a safe-haven currency because of Japan's solid current account surplus, the dollar slipped 0.2 percent to 108.86 yen, after having lost one percent on Monday. Read More »

Jerome Powell sworn in as 16th Fed chairman

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The U.S.is more than $20 trillion in debt. While there is still plenty of good news these days regarding the economy and corporate earnings, investors were bound to find some excuse to sell and take profits eventually. and Asia were heading for the worst drop since the Brexit referendum this morning, jolted by investor fears about interest rates and government bond yields. Read More »

Game of Thrones creators handed Star Wars project

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Last summer, it was reported that Lucasfilm was the early stages of developing a standalone Star Wars film centered on Obi-Wan Kenobi. Lucasfilm's Kathleen Kennedy said in a statement that Benioff and Weiss' command of complex characters and mythology will help break new ground for Star Wars . Read More »

Dow Falls By Record Number, Bounces Back

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Hopes that Tuesday won't see a repeat of the previous day's selling on Wall Street has helped European stock markets clamber off earlier lows. The decline was overdue, according to David J. Experts do think the global economy will keep growing this year even though that is likely to bring more inflation , but Schutte said that as central banks stop propping up the market, trading will probably be more volatile in the next few years. Read More »

How much snow will we get? Projections keep rising

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ET in Minneapolis. The snow will mix with sleet/freezing rain that will change over to all rain between 10 AM and Noon. Accumulations of 3-6 inches are expected, with poor visibility from blowing snow also likely much of the time, according to NWS. Read More »

Economy is up? Markets fall. Or do they?

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At its lowest ebb during Monday's roller-coaster trading on Wall Street, the Dow was down 1,597 points from Friday's close. On Monday, the Dow Jones experienced its largest ever single-day point decline. The wonks on Wall Street, of course, are fearing that wage gains would lead to inflationary pressures - and force the Federal Reserve to raise rates even more in 2018. Read More »

Yum beats on earnings, but misses on same-store sales

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Brands were worth $1,061,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Yum China Holdings, Inc. (YUM) opened at $80.13 on Thursday. The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Monday, November 28 by CLSA. Gildan Activewear Inc. Read More »

Market halts 7-day slide on value-buying

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Mumbai: The sensex slid for the seventh day on the trot with banking stocks pulling the index down after the RBI kept rates unchanged in its bi-monthly policy meet on Wednesday. Net sales were up 30 percent at Rs 3,417 crore. Shares of Cipla surged as much as 6.85 percent after the country's fourth-largest drugmaker by revenue reported a 7 percent jump in quarterly profit on Wednesday. Read More »

Stocks Swings on Experts' Crunch- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)

The stock increased 0.88% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $10.32. About 897,339 shares traded. Nutrisystem, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTRI) has risen 92.84% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. 133 funds opened positions while 451 raised stakes. State Of Wisconsin Invest Board, a Wisconsin-based fund reported 15,708 shares. Motco now owns 981 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $127,000 after acquiring an additional 159 shares during the last quarter. Read More »