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Virgin Hyperloop One raises $50M, names Richard Branson as chairman

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The company, renamed Virgin Hyperloop One, received an undisclosed amount of money from Branson, in addition to recent investments by Caspian Venture Capital and DP World , a spokesperson said Monday. "The recent investment by our partners Caspian Venture Capital and DP World sets up the company to pursue opportunities in key markets in the Middle East, Europe, and Russian Federation as it develops game changing and innovative passenger and cargo ground transport systems". Read More »

Atlanta airport loses power, trapping travelers in planes and terminals

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The utility said there are "many redundant systems in place" to ensure the power supply to the airport and that such outages at the airport "are very rare". Other airlines also canceled flights for the rest of Sunday. Delta Air Lines, which has its largest hub at the Atlanta airport , canceled 300 flights scheduled for Monday, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Read More »

Uber ties up with BBM messenger on ride booking

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Naturally, the rollout of this feature isn't going to close the gap between BBM and other existing messengers, but it is at least a logical move for Uber. The BBM partnership makes use of Uber's web-based app - m.uber - which offers features you'd find in a regular app but comes suited to poor quality connections and lower-end devices. Read More »

Maxwell Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:MXWL): Stock Institutional Investors Are Bullish About

About 505,127 shares traded or 63.52% up from the average. Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK) has risen 91.08% since December 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 44.15% the S&P500. Zeke Capital Advsr Limited Liability Corp reported 0.29% in Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB ). (NASDAQ:ADSK). Earnest Prtnrs Lc accumulated 674,194 shares or 0.71% of the stock. Read More »

Crazy Volume Spikes for: Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU)

BidaskClub cut shares of Micron Technology from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday. Fagan Associates Inc who had been investing in Micron Technology Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $48.90 billion market cap company. Read More »

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages

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About 11.08M shares traded or 435.32% up from the average. (NASDAQ: AKAM ). Nepsis Cap Inc owns 102,594 shares or 2.46% of their U.S. portfolio. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. (NASDAQ: AKAM ) for 34,819 shares. Needham Invest Mgmt Ltd Llc accumulated 137,000 shares or 1.82% of the stock. The most interesting ratio, and reflective of sustainability of its ROE, is financial leverage. Read More »

Changes to bin days over Christmas and New Year

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Facts about plastic bottle use and recycling. The city will not be collecting trash and recyclables next Monday because it will be Christmas Day! Residents are encouraged to recycle all they can during the festive period! You can also add wrapping paper tubes, empty sweet tins and tubs, and Christmas cards (without glitter or foil) - all of them go straight in the main part of your blue bin. Read More »

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) Shares Bought by Schroder Investment Management Group

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Delta Air Lines Inc Del now has $39.91 billion valuation. The stock increased 3.22% or $2.28 during the last trading session, reaching $73.08. 8,708,749 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 7,814,951. Manufacturers Life Insurance Co The reported 1.16 million shares stake. (NYSE: DAL ). Tiger Ltd invested 1.09% of its portfolio in Delta Air Lines, Inc . Read More »

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) Shorts Decreased by 7.95% After Short Covering

CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) shares Jumped 3.16% and ended the day at $16.99. Park Circle Co who had been investing in Rite Aid Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.92 billion market cap company. Walker & Dunlop had 14 analyst reports since August 6, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, September 17 by Mizuho. Read More »

Shipping Deadlines: Dates to know to ensure Christmas delivery

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The UPS Store in Longmeadow is hopping at the start of what is expected to be the busiest shipping week of the holiday season. You're running out of time, you got to get it in the mail. Via the mobile unit, customers can purchase stamps, postage or other services and mail packages or letters. Priority mail should be in by Wednesday , and priority mail express by Friday . Read More »

Fuel Scarcity - Ngige Appeals to Pengassan to Shelve Planned Strike

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Apart from Mr. Animashaun's sack, the management of the company was said to have engaged in activities the oil workers said were aimed at stifling unionism in Neconde. In the statement on Monday, Obi disclosed that the management of NECONDE oil Limited and its legal consultants have offered a letter of recall to the sacked employees of the company. Read More »

McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) Upward Momentum Touches New Heights

Beaumont Financial Partners Llc who had been investing in Facebook Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $523.57 billion market cap company. Credit Suisse maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $178 target in Wednesday, October 25 report. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 1st were given a $1.01 dividend. Read More »

Spiffy Stock:- Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX)

It has outperformed by 25.67% the S&P500. Kcm Investment Advsr Limited owns 0.04% invested in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ) for 9,439 shares. Panagora Asset Mngmt Inc reported 0.26% in Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ). Clifford Swan Inv Counsel Ltd Liability Com holds 178,839 shares or 0.81% of its portfolio. Read More »

Merck KGaA (FRA:MRK) Given a €98.00 Price Target at Nord/LB

Energy Opportunities Capital Management Llc decreased its stake in Franks Intl N V Com (FI) by 52.01% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE: MRK ) news were published by: Fool.com which released: "The Case for Eli Lilly and Co." on November 27, 2017, also Fool.com with their article: "Why 2017 Was a Year to Forget for Merck & Co". Read More »

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)

A T & T now has $234.76B valuation. The stock increased 0.70% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $31.65. About 4.34 million shares traded. The stock of Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, July 28 by S&P Research. Therefore 71% are positive. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, Starbucks Corporation recorded a 52-week high of $64.87. Read More »

AAA Dec 18 Survey shows Gas Prices Continue to Drop in NJ

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AAA reports that the price of a gallon of gasoline continues to drop in New Jersey. Fuel prices for the holiday travel season hit their lowest levels since Hurricane Harvey struck the Texas Gulf Coast in August. "However, the strong supply of gasoline should help stave-off any gas price hikes that would otherwise be caused by such a surge in demand". Monday's statewide average of $2.455 fell 2.9 cents from a week ago and 9.9 cents from last month. Read More »

Anonymous Donor Drops $200000 Check into Salvation Army Kettle

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Colonel Lonneal Richardson, leader of The Salvation Army Northern Division. The Twin Cities Salvation Army has set a goal of raising $11.7 million by the end of the year. The Twin Cities Salvation Army was founded in 1886, and Borgen said she believed that red kettles have been used in Minnesota for more than a century. Read More »

Holiday Travel Chaos Ahead After Atlanta Airport Outage

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ABC7 News spoke with one couple from Atlanta who has been stranded at SFO since Sunday evening. But other inbound flights were diverted to other cities, and outgoing flights were halted. American Airlines canceled around 50 but said it was back on a normal schedule by late morning. "With the holiday travel season underway, we are working diligently with all airport partners to continue providing a safe and efficient experience for all of our passengers". Read More »

Where's the grand plan on North Korea?

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Shortly after the November test, Mattis said the missile flew higher than any previous North Korean test, and that it represented a continued effort to build a missile capable of threatening the U.S. He said: "We do not accept any relaxing of the sanctions regime as a precondition of talks. They're concerned but, like a NASCAR driver, they're able to block that out when they get in competition", Bodine said. Read More »

Nio To Compete Against Tesla In Electric Car Industry, Launches Inexpensive Models

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The electric vehicle market is booming and will still maintain a growth in sales, grabbing customers that will purchase from both brands. "It's hard to say", Li said. Nio plans to build over 1,100 "Power Swap" charging stations and deploy over 1,200 "Power Mobile" vehicles by 2020, it added. China now boasts the world's largest electric vehicle market. Read More »

UIDAI stalls Airtel and its online bank's e-KYC service

UIDAI has also ordered audit of systems of Airtel and Airtel Payments Bank by a private firm to find out if they were in compliance with the provisions of the Aadhaar Act, which the company has, prima facie, been found to be in contravention of. Read More »

Simple Moving Average Analysis of Texas Instruments Inc. (TXN)

The stock increased 0.86% or $0.87 during the last trading session, reaching $102.09. The shares were sold at an average price of $96.51, for a total transaction of $43,429,500.00. portfolio. (NYSE:GBX) for 173,654 shares. Blackrock accumulated 2.87M shares. Amer Intl Grp Inc accumulated 474,500 shares or 0.13% of the stock. Since December 13, 2017, it had 1 buying transaction, and 0 selling transactions for $120,064 activity. Read More »

BMO Capital Markets Upgrades Costco Wholesale (COST) to "Outperform"

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About 4.75 million shares traded or 28.37% up from the average. Goelzer Inv Incorporated has invested 0.32% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ: COST ). (NASDAQ:NFLX) or 903 shares. Zweig-Dimenna Associates Llc, which manages about $1.59B and $1.37B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Sony Corp (NYSE:SNE) by 188,120 shares to 77,627 shares, valued at $2.97 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing. Read More »

CME Launches Bitcoin Futures, Cryptocurrency Reaches Higher Platform

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On the first day, the CBOE's Futures Exchange traded almost 4,000 contracts during the full session. Contracts for February, March, and June all traded around US$20,000 at the same time. "We saw a nice open on light volume, but pretty uneventful so far", Spencer Bogart, partner at Blockchain Capital LLC, said shortly after trading began on Sunday. Read More »

Recent Price Moves Of Shares: Twitter, Inc. (TWTR), Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX)

The firm has a market capitalization of $18.58 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 13.17 and a beta of -0.25. Barrick Gold has a 1-year low of $13.28 and a 1-year high of $20.78. California-based California Public Employees Retirement has invested 0% in National Bankshares, Inc. The basic materials company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.07. Read More »

Zacks Investment Research Lowers Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ:CZR) to Sell

About 3.32M shares traded or 52.55% up from the average. Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE:MSI) has risen 17.62% since December 16, 2016 and is uptrending. Mason Cap Mngmt Limited Liability invested in 1.06M shares or 0.83% of the stock. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now owns 20,000 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $252,800. Read More »

American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) Upgraded at ValuEngine

Currently American Eagle Outfitters, Inc . American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE: AEO ) was upgraded by research analysts at ValuEngine from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report issued on Saturday, December 9th. (NYSE: AEO ) has current ratio of 1.70 that indicates firm has capacity of total assets to cover its short-term and long term obligations. Therefore 34% are positive. Read More »

CSX CEO Hunter Harrison has died

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Before joining CSX in March, Harrison was president and CEO of Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. and the Canadian National Railway Company. Although Hunter Harrison was known best as a railroad Tycoon, he was also an avid lover of horses. His death in Wellington, Florida, comes only a couple days after the company announced he was taking an unplanned medical leave of absence. Kelly called Harrison's death "a major loss" to the company but said they would try to implement some of the ideas ... Read More »

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) Gets an Upgrade to a "Underweight" Rating

As per Tuesday, February 9, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. The firm has "Buy" rating by Vetr given on Monday, August 24. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, July 27 by RBC Capital Markets. Therefore 39% are positive. The company was downgraded on Tuesday, October 3 by Goldman Sachs. Since September 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $607,079 activity. Read More »

Hershey to Acquire Amplify Snack Brands in Cash Deal

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Under the transaction, which is subject to the approval of Amplify's shareholders, Hershey would pay $12 per share for Amplify's outstanding stock. The deal is expected to close in the first quarter of 2018. The owner of English crisp brand Tyrrells is reportedly set to be taken over by candy firm Hershey in a 1.6 billion USA dollar (£1.2 billion) deal. Read More »

(SCG) Stake Decreased by Institutional & Family Asset Management LLC

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Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 1,250,396 shares of the utilities provider's stock worth $83,789,000 after purchasing an additional 1,230,612 shares during the last quarter. Facebook had 210 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Sidoti downgraded it to "Neutral" rating and $91 target in Monday, October 12 report. Read More »

Takes $2.56 Million Position in Danaher Co. (NYSE:DHR)

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They expect $1.15 EPS, up 9.52% or $0.10 from last year's $1.05 per share. About 22.60 million shares traded or 150.55% up from the average. Masco Corporation (NYSE:MAS) has risen 18.02% since December 17, 2016 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on Tuesday, August 15. The insider Foulkes Helena sold $3.22 million. Franklin Resources reported 0.11% in Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR). Read More »

Amazon Prime could face investigation over delivery complaints

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Prime is a membership service by Amazon that, in the United Kingdom, promises subscribers "unlimited one-day delivery" and access to discounts and deals. The service costs £79 a year and includes unlimited one-day delivery, as well as access to films, music and television shows. In 2015, the ASA investigated Amazon, which reported revenues in Europe of £19.5bn a year ago, after six people claimed the advertising for Prime was misleading. Read More »