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Malaysia Dec Inflation at 3.5%, in Line With Expectations

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With both external and domestic demand conditions supportive of growth and inflationary pressures set to remain, we expect BNM to increase the Overnight Policy Rate by 25bps to 3.25% tomorrow. For the monthly inflation, contributors were food and non-alcoholic beverages with 0.1 of a percentage point. KUALA LUMPUR , Malaysia-Malaysia's inflation accelerated at an expected pace in December, mainly due to higher transports costs. Read More »

Here's Why 2017 Was A Pretty Important Year For Dublin Airport

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That number follows 11.1 passengers in 2016 and 10.6 million in 2015, according to the airport's website. A news release Wednesday from Greater New Orleans Inc. The airport spent nearly $5 million to upgrade and improve its facilities in 2017. Transatlantic passenger numbers increased +20% in 2017, compared to 2016. Read More »

Say what?! Bank of America is now charging customers for being broke

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While a banking account is a financial necessity to many people in today's day and age, more than 67,000 Americans signed the petition , "Tell Bank of America to not end their free checking accounts", on Change.org. "That is what made Bank of America different". Like online banks, credit unions have numerous same types of accounts offered by big financial institutions, but often without the accompanying monthly fees. Read More »

WTI crude still consolidating just under $65 per barrel

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Prices were pressured by US data showing an increase in crude and gasoline stocks. Brent crude futures settled up 93 cents, or 1.4 per cent, to US$69.96, not far off the three-year high of US$70.37 reached on Jan 15. Analysts forecast a 1.6 million-barrel draw in Reuters poll. Signs of a possible gain in US crude stockpiles have put the brakes on oil's rally. "Underpinning this is this weakened dollar", he added. Read More »

Alphabet unveils Chronicle, its new security business

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Gillett said the software is meant to solve a common complaint of IT and security professionals-being overwhelmed by the deluge of security alerts they receive each day warning of potential bugs and vulnerabilities. "We think we'll be able to help organizations see their full security picture in much higher fidelity than they now can", founder Stephen Gillet said in a Medium post announcing the launch. Read More »

Traders Watch list: Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)

The hedge fund run by Geoffrey Raynor held 4.66M shares of the energy company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $8.95 million, up from 91,547 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Pointstate Capital LP reported 0.03% of its portfolio in PTC Inc. London Com Of Virginia reported 1.78 million shares. Sequoia Fincl Advisors Ltd Com accumulated 6,033 shares or 0.06% of the stock. Read More »

Kinross Gold (K) Trading Up 2.1%

The stock traded as high as $4.55 and last traded at $4.54. About 5.88 million shares traded. Ruffer Llp acquired 325,404 shares as Kinross Gold Corp ( KGC)'s stock rose 9.54%. Utah Retirement holds 0.06% or 70,308 shares in its portfolio. Tru Com Of Virginia Va invested in 0.06% or 2,630 shares. Zevenbergen Cap Investments Limited owns 600,086 shares or 3.8% of their U.S. Read More »

Hot Tickers: Altice USA, Inc. (ATUS), Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

Among 21 analysts covering Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ), 4 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 16 Hold. The firm owned $55.74 million shares of the company's stock after selling 2.53 million shares during the period. As per Wednesday, October 25, the company rating was maintained by Maxim Group. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, December 20 by Jefferies. Read More »

KeyCorp Reiterates Overweight Rating for Cisco Systems (CSCO)

Barnett & Company Inc. now owns 3,223 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $101,000 after purchasing an additional 3,023 shares in the last quarter. Shares for $2.11 million were sold by CHANDLER MARK D. The insider CHAMBERS JOHN T sold $7.79M. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.61 EPS. Read More »

Man City boss Guardiola congratulates Sanchez on Man United move

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Sanchez didn't explicitly call out specific former players, but he referenced Thierry Henry when discussing some of the rationale for departing Arsenal . Speaking ahead of the Carabao Cup semi-final second leg against Chelsea , Wenger said he will refuse to spend beyond the club's means as they look to break back into the top four having missed out on Champions League qualification last season for the first time during Wenger's 21-year reign. Read More »

IShares MSCI Turkey (TUR) Rises 3% for Jan 22

The Williams Percent Range or Williams %R is a technical indicator that was created to measure overbought and oversold market conditions. The RSI may be useful for spotting abnormal price activity and volatility. Many traders will use the ADX in combination with other indicators in order to help formulate trading strategies. Currently, the 14-day ADX for EAFE Value Index MSCI Ishares (EFV) is sitting at 40.45. Read More »

General Motors (GM) Stake Lessened by Strs Ohio

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General Mtrs Co now has $61.25 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.44% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $20.47. It is calculated by dividing the current market price of the stock by its earnings per share (EPS). Stifel Financial Corporation accumulated 873,816 shares or 0.12% of the stock. Ford Motor Company disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Executive Vice President Thai-Tang Hau N has sold 18,000 shares of Ford ... Read More »

Budweiser no longer listed as one of America's three favorite beers

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In the U.S., Budweiser was eclipsed by Miller Lite in 2017, according to sales estimates released Monday from industry publication Beer Marketer's Insights. Sales rose 1.2% to $34.4 billion, according to IRI, a Chicago-based market research firm that tracks sales at supermarkets and other retail outlets (accounting for about half of total US beer volume). Read More »

Earnings Forecast of Express Scripts Holding Company (ESRX)

The stock increased 3.97% or $7.31 during the last trading session, reaching $191.33. About 8.38M shares traded. Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) has risen 57.33% since January 23, 2017 and is uptrending. Of Oklahoma holds 32,266 shares. Sectoral Asset Mgmt holds 3.52% in Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Hertz Global Holdings, Inc.is given 1 buy-equivalent recommendations, 0 sells and 3 holds. Read More »

JPMorgan Chase to boost hiring, salaries in US

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Quaker Capital Investments Llc who had been investing in Jpmorgan Chase & Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $396.55 billion market cap company. Its up 0.04, from 1.05 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 65 investors sold JPM shares while 767 reduced holdings. 95 funds opened positions while 408 raised stakes. Read More »

Stripe To End Bitcoin Support Because It's 'Less Useful'

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The payment processor cited fees associated with Bitcoin and questionable decisions relating to how Bitcoin has been managed as its reason for dropping support. Bitcoin's blockchain infrastructure is capable of processing about eight transactions per second , but the popularity of the cryptocurrency has created a backlog of transactions. Read More »

Delta gets strict about 'emotional support' animals

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One question Baker poses for veterinarians is what qualifications they are looking for to determine an emotional support or service animal is well behaved. Delta Air Lines said this month that it will implement a new policy for travelers flying with service or support animals starting March 1. It said the number of animals travelling in cabins had risen by 150 per cent since 2015, ... Read More »

Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK) EVP Sells 12500 Shares of Stock

The insider Foulkes Helena sold 39,340 shares worth $3.22 million. (NYSE: MRK ) closed January 22 at $61.25, down -8.31% or $5.55 from its record high price of $66.8. The legal version of this story can be read at https://www.thelincolnianonline.com/2018/01/22/merck-co-inc-mrk-shares-bought-by-bollard-group-llc-updated-updated.html. Read More »

Senate Confirms New Chair Of The Federal Reserve

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President Donald Trump nominated Powell back in November. He has backed Yellen's direction on monetary policy and, in recent years, shared her concerns that weak inflation justified a continued cautious approach to raising interest rates. Read More »

Super Bowl Uniforms 2018: Patriots To Wear White

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Nick Foles' 53-yard TD pass to Alshon Jeffery by the Eagles in the NFC championship game is the longest touchdown pass by any player against the Vikings this season, including the playoffs. The last time we played Minnesota I had a lot of people come - a lot of family and extended family. The Patriots had plenty of time to adjust to his absence in 2016, when he played just eight games before the surgery. Read More »

Tesla's 10-year plan: Elon Musk could be paid billions or zero

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If the stock rises to $150 billion (and Musk reaches another revenue or profit target), Musk gets another 1 percent of the stock, which will be worth $1.5 billion. It's that he's receiving no guaranteed compensation (no salary, in other words) - everything is incentive based. If the goals are reached, Tesla would be one of the biggest companies in America. Read More »

Fantasy fiction author Ursula K. Le Guin dies at 88

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Reacting to news of her death, U.S. horror author Stephen King paid tribute to Le Guin as "one of the greats". From that point on, she enjoyed great critical and popular success, even if some commentators dismissed science fiction and fantasy as second-class literature and insisted that women weren't suited to writing scientifically rigorous fiction. Read More »

(CMCSA) Shares Sold by Country Trust Bank

Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) established that the company was able to keep return on investment at 6.47 in the trailing twelve month while Reuters data showed that industry's average stands at 8.27 and sector's optimum level is -62.83. Read More »

Kleenex-maker Kimberly-Clark to cut at least 5000 jobs

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Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc decreased its stake in Kimberly Clark ( KMB ) by 9.4% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. It dived, as 7 investors sold Quotient Limited shares while 12 reduced holdings. Brighton Jones Ltd reported 2,540 shares. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. Read More »

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)- Mix Momentum Stocks in Recom

The stock increased 0.55% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $52.68. About 3.72M shares traded. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Stevens Cap Mgmt Limited Partnership holds 0.13% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) or 43,375 shares. (NASDAQ:COMM). Sg Americas Secs Ltd has 0% invested in CommScope Holding Company, Inc. Read More »

Weekly Research Analysts' Ratings Changes for Western Digital (WDC)

Finally, Kensico Capital Management Corp raised its position in shares of Western Digital by 228.2% in the third quarter. Iridian Asset Management LLC CT now owns 5,920,657 shares of the data storage provider's stock valued at $511,545,000 after purchasing an additional 278,951 shares during the last quarter. Read More »

Foster & Motley Inc. Raises Position in Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM)

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Lombard Odier Asset Management (Europe) Limited accumulated 7,296 shares. Stifel Nicolaus set a $45.00 price target on shares of Archer Daniels Midland and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 1st. The firm has "Neutral" rating by Credit Suisse given on Thursday, August 31. Robert W. Baird maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, October 13 report. Read More »

American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT)- Stocks Taking Toll on Performance Valuation

Regions Finance Corp invested in 40,960 shares. The stock increased 1.23% or $1.714 during the last trading session, reaching $140.954. At present, 1 analysts call it Sell, while 4 think it is Hold. So far this year, the stock had gone down by -1.27%. Nbt National Bank N A NY invested in 0.47% or 20,247 shares. Moreover, Pinnacle Limited has 0.03% invested in BorgWarner Inc. Read More »

Unusual Gainer Making Charming Facts: Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN)

It has outperformed by 0.16% the S&P500. Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn Llc increased Patterson ( PTEN ) stake by 16.77% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The Company's Electronic Instruments Group segment offers advanced instruments for the process, power and industrial, and aerospace markets; process and analytical instruments for the oil, gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor, and automation markets; instruments for the laboratory equipment, ultraprecision manufacturing, medical, and ... Read More »