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Trump says Apple plans to build three plants in US

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Trump also said that Foxconn had plans to build a big plant in the U.S. and was thinking of locating it in Wisconsin. Apple has declined to comment on the report. A few products are also made by contract manufacturers in the US. Trump has harshly criticized USA companies for manufacturing overseas. With its wide network of developers, Apple has already created two million jobs in the United States, according to Cook. Read More »

Chipmaker AMD forecasts current-quarter revenue above estimates

Advanced Micro Devices ( NASDAQ AMD ) traded up 0.58% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $13.88. 06/21/2017 - Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . The stock price went upward in 7 of the last 10 days and has generated 2.53% during the last two weeks. Advanced Micro had 55 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

Neymar sets for PSG move

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Barcelona are preparing for life after Neymar . This comes amid strong rumours of a potential move for Barca's forward, Neymar , to the Ligue 1 giants. A trade involving Neymar and Verratti would make flawless sense, allowing both teams to rebuild ahead of the new campaign. "I don't know much more, but it is certain that if Neymar joins us it will be a good thing as he is a top class player". Read More »

U.S. consumer sentiment recovers in July

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An index tracking household attitudes about the present economic situation rose to 147.8 in July from a month earlier, while the index tracking expectations about the future increased to 103.3. For July, there was an increase in the number of respondents stating that conditions were good with no change in the number calling conditions bad. Read More »

VW executive to plead guilty in 'dieselgate' case

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District Judge Sean Cox this morning that defendant Oliver Schmidt has chose to plead guilty", said a Tuesday statement from the U.S. district court in Detroit . One of eight executives charged thus far, Schmidt was picked up as he tried to leave the country in January. An engineer, James Robert Liang, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to defraud the US last fall. Read More »

McDonald's earnings and sales beat expectations

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Those efforts in the US include introducing in-store ordering kiosks, expanding delivery through UberEats, and launching a mobile order-and-pay option later this year. In the meantime, the USA store count is continuing to shrink. In the High Growth segment, second-quarter comparable sales increased 7.0%, led by strong performance in China and positive results across the entire segment. Read More »

Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (CALM) Saw a 52-Week High

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The institutional investor owned 1,068,289 shares of the basic materials company's stock after selling 58,384 shares during the period. Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. "Our results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017 reflect the volatile and challenging egg market fundamentals that have prevailed throughout this fiscal year", Dolph Baker, chairman, president and chief executive officer, said in a news release Monday morning. Read More »

Top Performer of the day: Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CYCC)

July 21, 2017Cyclacel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 18.01 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.32, Consequently Cyclacel Pharmaceuti (NASDAQ:CYCC)'s weekly and monthly volatility is 8.46%, 7.52% respectively. Read More »

Huge fires break out threatening homes in Saint Tropez and Corsica

Smoke from a fire billows over Carros, southeastern France . Experts blamed a combination of a lack of rain and the Mistral wind fanning the flames in the already tinderbox-dry conditions. Firefighters have been mobilized across the country. Stephane Bouillon, a French regional security official, described a fire in La Croix-Valmer, near luxury resort Saint-Tropez, as "extremely virulent and hard to control". Read More »

Lyft partners with Taco Bell to offer late-night taco runs

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In news sure to delight late-night riders everywhere, Lyft has partnered with Taco Bell to test out a "Taco Mode" that will allow customers to immediately request a ride to the fast-food chain between 9 p.m. Lyft and Taco Bell are collaborating for one of the best partnerships we've seen to date. Lyft stated that the app option will be tested on a limited basis this Thursday through Saturday, and then again on August 3 and 5 in Orange County, California, from 9 p.m.to 2 a.m. Read More »

Acacia Mining disputes Tanzania government's $190 billion tax assessment

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Acacia Mining Plc has PE ratio of 5.34 with a one year low of 199.80GBX and a one year high of 615.00GBX and has a market capitalization of 0 GBX. The homebuilding and land divisions include two geographic regions: West and Southeast. The firm has "Buy" rating by Numis Securities given on Tuesday, September 1. This has been disclosed to clients in an analyst note on Monday morning. Read More »

Dollar Near 13-Month Lows, With Fed, US Politics In Focus

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The UK has started its post-Brexit trade talks with the USA in Washington. China posts industrial profits for last month, with early indicators pointing upward. The dollar index .DXY was last trading 0.15 percent higher at 94.006. The Hang Seng Index was little changed with the Shanghai Composite Index. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.1 per cent early on Monday. Read More »

John McCain to return to US Senate for health vote

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That's because McCain's arrival will also underscore the fierce partisan nature of the health care debate. "If anyone can beat (cancer) ... it's him", she said. McCain's arrival back to the Senate, however, doesn't guarantee leaders will have the votes they need to begin debate. Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS) went into more graphic detail about McCain's condition, saying that his travel plans hinge on "whether his incision has healed to the extent that he can sit in a pressurized cabin for four ... Read More »

Brokers Issue New Targets On Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS)

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Shares of Barnes & Noble, which had a market value of $514.8 million as of Monday, were up 12 percent at $7.95 in premarket trading. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $9.85 and a 200-day moving average of $10.00. Arizona State Retirement System raised its stake in Barnes & Noble Education by 2.0% in the first quarter. Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank now owns 11,841 shares of the specialty retailer's stock valued at $114,000 after buying an additional 9,000 shares during the ... Read More »

Mini Confirms Battery-Electric Three-Door Hatch, BMW To Electrify Entire Lineup

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The vehicle will go into production in 2019 and the United Kingdom will be the main "production location" for the EV. BMW, which owns the Mini and Rolls-Royce brands, already produces hybrid or fully battery powered vehicles at 10 plants worldwide after overhauling its manufacturing system to make combustion engined, plug-in hybrid or fully electric drive models. Read More »

Private equity firm KKR to buy WebMD for $2.8B

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Stock market capitalization can allow investors to understand the relative size of one company versus another, ignoring specifics about capital structure that cause the share price of one firm to be higher than another firm. WebMD Health Corp (NASDAQ: WBMD ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, May 2nd. WebMD Health Corp . (NASDAQ: WBMD ) has declined 12.83% since July 24, 2016 and is downtrending. Read More »

GM profit beats Wall Street estimates, promises to cut inventory

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TNB Financial purchased a new stake in shares of Ford Motor during the first quarter valued at about $119,000. Breton Hill Capital Ltd. increased its position in General Motors by 16.8% in the second quarter. The company recently declared a dividend paid on Friday June 23rd, 2017. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.31%. Ford Motor's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 64.52%. Read More »

Alliancebernstein LP Has $88.78 Million Position in Caterpillar, Inc. (NYSE:CAT)

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Old Mutual Customised Solutions (Proprietary) Ltd holds 0.39% or 22,700 shares. (NYSE:PFE). Kornitzer Capital Mngmt Inc Ks holds 0.74% or 1.22 million shares in its portfolio. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.84 in 2016 Q4. Its down 0.14, from 0.98 in 2016Q3. Puplava Financial Services, Inc. now holds 36,011 shares with a value of $3,870,000. Read More »

Michael Kors to Buy Jimmy Choo in $1.2 Billion Deal

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Idol, the Michael Kors chairman and chief executive, said in a news release . Its share price has lost a fifth of its value in 2017. Owner JAB Luxury put Jimmy Choo up for sale in April and one billion euro was immediately mentioned as a possible fee. Read More »

Alphabet Slips Despite Beating in Q2

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For the second quarter, the analyst forecasts gross revenue of $25.93 billion, net revenue of $21.05 billion, GAAP operating income of $7.11 billion, and GAAP EPS of $8.40. Finally, Vetr raised Alphabet from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $907.74 price target on the stock in a research report on Wednesday , May 17th. Read More »

Snopes fights to avoid deathblow: GoFundMe page created to weather legal storm

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Mikkelson cancelled Proper Media's contract with Bardav on March 10, and said he had the authority to do that because he was its only director, according to The Atlantic . "This baseless lawsuit was filed just before the effective date of the termination and appears to be an effort by Proper Media to retaliate against Bardav for that termination and to impede the company's plans to transition from Proper Media to a new services provider". Read More »

Suzuki to unveil 2017 Swift Sport on September 12

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While Suzuki is keeping mum, the image of the new auto reveals the Swift Sport will get a unique front bumper and grille, side sills and alloy wheels to differentiate it from the regular range. The image also reveals the new machine finished alloy wheels. This engine is expected to belt out 138bhp and 220Nm of torque at 1,500rpm to 4,000rpm mated to a six-speed manual gearbox. Read More »

United States lawmakers agree to impose new sanctions on Russia, Iran, N Korea

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House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy , R-Calif., announced Saturday morning that a vote on the bill - the Russia, Iran and North Korea Sanctions Act - will take place Tuesday. Under the proposed bill, Trump must submit to Congress a report on proposed actions that would "significantly alter" U.S. foreign policy in connection with Russian Federation, including easing sanctions . Read More »

Oil extends gains after Saudi Arabia promises to curb output

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Petersburg on Monday, Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and non-OPEC partners were committed to extending their existing deal to cut output by 1.8 million barrels per day (bpd) beyond March 2018 if necessary. Read More »

Wall Street are Bullish on Blue Apron

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Shares were selling at $7.62 as of early Monday afternoon - a major reversal for Blue Apron , which had seen its stock price drop steadily since it started trading at $10 on June 29. The company presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $6.00. Barclays is the cautious voice of the bunch, initiating at Equal Weight and setting a price target of $7. Read More »

KKR's Internet Brands buying WebMD in $2.8B deal

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However, the companies emphasized that the price is a 30 percent premium to WebMD's share price on February 15, which was a day before it announced plans to consider "strategic alternatives". Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management Inc.'s holdings in WebMD Health Corp were worth $884,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The acquisition is expected to close in the fourth quarter. Read More »

Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc. Purchases New Position in Halliburton Company

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Tradewinds Capital Management LLC now owns 2,879 shares of the oilfield services company's stock worth $142,000 after buying an additional 35 shares during the period. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 6th will be issued a dividend of $0.18 per share. On 7/14/2017 announced a quarterly dividend of $0.18 1.63% with an ex dividend date of 9/1/2017 which will be payable on 9/6/2017. Read More »

Wisconsin company to microchip employees

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Three Square Market - designs software for break room markets that are commonly found in office complexes. They are not GPS-enabled, meaning the chips can not be used to track people, he underscored, which may come as a relief to those who worry about employee privacy. Read More »

US Democrats Set To Launch New Economic Plan On Monday

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The plan would also require drug companies to submit justification to the government for major price hikes 30 days before any would-be increases takes effect. During the interview, Schumer also acknowledged that part of the reason Democrats lost the White House a year ago was because the party lacked a strong and unified economic message. Read More »

"Shrinkflation" leads to 2529 products reducing in size

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Packets of Maltesers have shrunk from 121g to 103g, a reduction of 15%. There was outrage previous year when the size of Toblerones was reduced What is shrinkflation? Since Brexit, the pound has tumbled against the United States dollar, making imported goods more expensive. Read More »