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Bill Gates denounces CTRL+ALT+DEL, pins blame on IBM


So it's no surprise that Gates had a philosophical answer when pressed at a Bloomberg event today on whether or not he regrets " control-alt-delete ", the infamous two-handed keystroke for logging in to or restarting a Windows PC. On a panel in 2011 with Gates, Bradley said, "I have to share the credit". Microsoft founder, philanthropist and world's richest man Bill Gates doesn't have too many regrets. Read More »

Stocks, dollar flat as investors brace for Fed statement


Aside from interest rates, the Fed will address the reduction of its $4.5-trillion balance sheet, which economists expect to begin as soon as October. The greenback was steady at 111.57 yen, below its eight-week peak of 111.87 set earlier Tuesday. The ICE Dollar index DXY, -0 .07% which measures the greenback against a basket of six rival currencies, fell 0.2% to 91.70, and US stocks indicated a soggy open. Read More »

NZ dollar gives up gains on Fed balance sheet unwinding

That inflation has been so persistently low despite economic growth and low unemployment is something of an economic mystery - everything from Amazon to cutthroat price competition between cell phone providers . economy will continue to "perform well". Janet Yellen herself does not know whether the slowdown in inflation is transitory or persistent, she simply described the slowdown as a "mystery" and said if the fed view changes on inflation, it would require an adjustment in monetary ... Read More »

After Equifax breach, company sent victims to wrong site for weeks


A phishing website is a website that is created to look visually similar to the website someone is looking for, and is usually meant to steal information. The timestamp on the tweet is from September 19, and the tweet was still up as of the morning of September 20 (it was deleted during the course of writing this story). Read More »

Saga PLC (SAGA) Given New GBX 240 Price Target at Peel Hunt


Tyvor Capital Llc holds 3.18% of its portfolio in Bloomin' Brands Inc for 769,649 shares. About 3.34 million shares traded. Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc., a California-based fund reported 2.26 million shares. Therefore 41% are positive. The 1 year high share price is 2344 GBX while the 52 week low for the share price is 1442 GBX. This target by Jefferies would indicate the possibile downside of -20.46 % from the current stock price. Read More »

Wall St. closes slightly higher after Fed policy decisions

The dollar index fell 0.01 percent, with the euro unchanged at $1.1992. The S&P 500 added 1.59 points, or 0.06 percent, to 2,508.24. "It seems the market is holding its breath and waiting for what the Fed has to say regarding the economy and any future interest rate hikes", said Ryan Detrick, senior market strategist for LPL Financial. Read More »

Vanguard Energy Index ETF (VDE) Needle Moving 1.03%

These scenarios are then used to trade price reversals. In some cases, MA's may be used as strong reference points for finding support and resistance levels. CCI is an indicator used in technical analysis that was designed by Donald Lambert. The RSI oscillates on a scale from 0 to 100. Traders may use the indicator to determine stock trends or to identify overbought/oversold conditions. Read More »

Waymo Pegs Uber Trade Secret Theft Harm At $2.6B


The trial date for the high-stakes legal battle is set on October 10. Alphabet Inc's Waymo unit is seeking about US$2.6bil (RM10.91bil) from Uber for the alleged theft of one of several trade secrets in a lawsuit over self-driving cars , a lawyer for Uber said. Read More »

NCLAT allows Cyrus Mistry to file case against Tata Sons


The move to convert Tata Sons into a private limited company would put restrictions on "free transferability" of shares of the company and is "yet another attempt by the majority shareholders to oppress minority shareholders", it added. Pursuant to the dismissal of the maintainability plea, the NCLT had heard a waiver application by the two Mistry firms. Now that the company has gone from public to private limited, Tata Sons will not need board approval for taking crucial decisions. Read More »

Fed quietly opens the final chapter of its crisis-era bonds policy

That means mid-month and end-of-month maturities would be reinvested evenly, based on the monthly cap. Markets are pricing in a 58-percent probability of the Fed raising rates in December, according to the CME Group's FedWatch tool. Yet Yellen and her predecessor, Ben Bernanke, have largely brushed off those concerns with a gradual and sometimes halting march to a more normal policy stance. Read More »

SuperTrend Spotted Above Stock Price for Graham Holdings Co (GHC) — Signal Focus

Dr Cunningham purchased 4,500 stocks of Southwest Airlines shares in a trade dated Fri, Aug 11th. the share was bought at a consensus cost of $54.00 for a share, with a total value of $243,000.00. 463.31 million shares or 1.17% less from 468.79 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Fiduciary Tru stated it has 7,443 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Read More »

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) PT Lowered to $7.00


The stock increased 1.08% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $74.77. About 6,039 shares traded. Redwood Investments Llc increased its stake in American Woodmark Corporation (AMWD) by 18.78% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Zara owner Inditex records hike in sales


Inditex shares were losing around 3 percent in the morning trading. The world's largest retail company - which owns high street chains and Massimo Dutti - posted a nine per cent rise in net profit to €1.37 billion (£1.22 billion) for the six months to July 31. Read More »

India emerges as top destination for travellers in Changi Airport during August


Tay Boon Keh has been charged with 286 counts of causing mischief for allegedly swapping tags at Singapore Changi Airport every day for nearly four months. The court heard that he intends to plead guilty to his offences and he will be back in court on Oct 17. He could face up to a year in jail and/or a fine for each of the charges if convicted - and he has 286 in total. Read More »

Shares in International Game Technology (IGT) Acquired by Engineers Gate Manager LP


Short traders are more bearish on shares of International Game Technology O recently as indicated by the uptick in short interest. Bank of Montreal Can raised its holdings in International Game Technology by 0.6% during the first quarter. The firm's 50-day moving average price is $20.52 and its 200 day moving average price is $20.79. International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT ) has a market cap of $4.67 billion and over the last 12 months, IGT has declined by -1.12%. Read More »

S&P cuts China's ratings by one notch, cites growth risks


Fitch Ratings lowered China's rating in 2013, while Moody's Investors Service did so just last May. Standard & Poor's cuts China's sovereign credit rating , as "a prolonged period of strong credit growth has increased China's economic and financial risks". Read More »

Dems Created and Handed Trump 'Deportation Machine'


Her own official Facebook page had been live-streaming the event and her aides encouraged out-of-town reporters to watch it, but the feed cut out as the protesters persisted. "The consequences are potentially catastrophic", said Jesse Gabriel, a lawyer for the plaintiffs. What isn't so clear (yet) is whether it will have the effect they're hoping for. Read More »

Hawkish Fed Drives Bank Stocks Higher


The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 39.45 points, or 0.18 percent, to 22,370.8, clocking its sixth straight record close. Weekly gains for those indexes - up 2.16% and 1.58%, respectively - were the best for the DJIA and S&P 500 since late 2016 and early 2017. Read More »

Federal Reserve To 'Unwind' Holdings


Treasuries tumbled while the dollar surged after the Federal Reserve struck a more hawkish tone than markets anticipated. Whether or not the Federal Reserve leads the USA economy into recession depends on whether or not it sticks to its forecast for the federal funds rate , noted bond investor Bill Gross told CNBC on Wednesday. Read More »

Fed to Reduce Bond Holdings, Setting Stage for Higher Mortgage Rates


Fed officials finally collectively took a deep breath and announced they will begin to cut the size of their balance sheet, which has provided a liquidity safety net for the US economy since the financial crisis. Analysts at UniCredit agreed, saying that the dollar was rising because some market participants "may have been expecting a more cautious stance that did not materialise". Read More »

Home Depot, Inc. (The) (NYSE:HD) Trading Volume Significantly Lower

The Home Depot, Inc . It has underperformed by 27.33% the S&P500. The Home Depot, Inc . Hirtle Callaghan & Co Llc sold 8,523 shares as Home Depot Inc Com (HD)'s stock rose 9.30%. The company has Beta Value of 1.06 and ATR value of 2.37. The current amount sensibly gauges the company's liability per unit of shareholder ownership and indicates whether it is a key driver of share prices. Read More »

U.S. stocks little changed ahead of Fed meeting

On the economic front, U.S. privately-owned housing starts in August were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,180,000, beating market consensus, the Commerce Department reported on Tuesday. Giving sentiment a boost, a CNBC report reignited speculation of a potential merger between Sprint and T-Mobile, lighting a fire under the entire telecoms space. Read More »

0.7 is Gilead Sciences Inc's (NASDAQ:GILD) Institutional Investor Sentiment

About 5.51M shares traded. Gilead Sciences Inc (NASDAQ: GILD ) institutional sentiment decreased to 0.7 in Q4 2016. Tom Gayner increased its stake in Rollins Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD). Jennison Associates Limited accumulated 21,348 shares. Trilogy Global Advsr Lp has 380,285 shares for 0.91% of their portfolio. iBio, Inc. Read More »

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Touching Most Active List Today


The company outperformed the market year to date with its shares up 17 percent through Tuesday compared with the S&P 500's 12 percent return. The stock declined 1.71% or $2.31 reaching $132.91 on the news. Its down 0.03, from 0.86 in 2016Q3. Sold All: 63 Reduced: 834 Increased: 731 New Position: 114. 105 funds opened positions while 667 raised stakes. Covington Inv holds 1.35% or 27,518 shares in its portfolio. Read More »

Can analysts adopt a bullish outlook for Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ)?

Mariner Wealth Advsrs Limited Company reported 0.07% of its portfolio in Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ: MDLZ ). Looking ahead, the earnings per share growth of Mondelez International, Inc . It increased, as 60 investors sold MDLZ shares while 418 reduced holdings. 83 funds opened positions while 207 raised stakes. It is also important to look at Mondelez International, Inc .'s dividend yield and EPS because you want to ensure you are stretching your dollar effectively. Read More »

Morrisey warns consumers of Equifax imposter scam

Should you apply a credit freeze to your accounts, a fraud alert, or both? Another idea, Jackley suggests, is placing a credit freeze on your accounts. If consumers request a security freeze online: Consumers may place, temporarily lift, or remove a security freeze to an Equifax Credit File by going to . Read More »

Federal Reserve to start taper in October, rates unchanged


Still, no one is sure how the financial markets will respond over the long run. "By early next year, core inflation should be trending higher once more and, along with the possibility of a fiscal stimulus, we expect this to persuade the Fed to hike rates four times over 2018 as a whole, a slightly faster pace of tightening than officials now project". Read More »

Wal Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) Move as Institutional Investors' Sentiment Crashes


Raymond James Assocs has 1.96 million shares. Wal now has $240.23 billion valuation. First Merchants has 0.74% invested in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT). Hotchkis Wiley Capital Limited Liability invested in 0.76% or 2.74 million shares. As close of Tuesday trade, NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA ) is standing at value of $187.35 with the falling stream of -0.11%. Read More »

Federal Court Derails Tabcorp, Tatts Merger


The A$6.15 billion ($4.93 billion) deal was cleared in June by the Australian Competition Tribunal but the antitrust regulator appealed the decision and won on Wednesday. "The first was the Tribunal's reasoning that it could only find that the proposed acquisition was likely to result in a detriment to be considered in the net benefit test if it concluded that there would be a substantial lessening of competition", chairman Rod Sims said in the statement. Read More »

JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Position Boosted by BKD Wealth Advisors LLC

Short interest is another tool that analysts use to gauge investor sentiment. Jpmorgan Chase & Co now has $332.79B valuation. Among institutions that increased their positions, 145 were new positions. The business's revenue was up 4.6% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Atlantic Securities upgraded JPMorgan Chase & Co. Ironwood Finance Llc holds 0.02% or 344 shares. Read More »