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Amazon.com (AMZN) Lowered to Buy at BidaskClub

It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. Insiders sold 9,368 shares of company stock worth $10,726,970 in the last ninety days. The hedge fund run by Patrick Degorce held 365,000 shares of the capital goods company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $124.50 million, up from 285,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Trump defends Hicks as Porter fallout continues

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Later in the show, another disgruntled former Trump White House staffer, Sebastian Gorka, claimed that federal officials may have deliberately slowed down security-clearance reviews that would have caught the red flags in Porter's record sooner. Read More »

Serena Williams won't play Fed Cup Saturday singles matches

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Venus Williams will play Arantxa Rus and Coco Vandeweghe will face Richel Hogerkamp during Saturday's singles matches. She and Davis will face world number 165 Lesley Kerkhove and Demi Schuurs, who is ranked 32nd in doubles. "There is a sense of pride you have when you play for more than yourself". "She'll be ready to go". Serena Williams acknowledged there have been "a lot of ups and downs" in her comeback as she mentioned "fighting against all odds to be out there and to be competing ... Read More »

(NASDAQ:CMCSA) Shares Sold by Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc

The company had a trading volume of 31,157,715 shares, compared to its average volume of 25,190,000. Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) last posted its earnings results on Wednesday, January 24th. Shikiar Asset Management Inc owns 2.15% invested in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) for 128,735 shares. Among new and sold out positions, 106 holders initiated new positions by a total of 55.07 million shares and 87 holders exited their positions by a total of 26.55 million shares. Read More »

McConnell announces budget deal to avoid government shutdown

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Some House Democrats don't like it because it does not include a solution for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ( DACA ) immigration program. A source close to the House Freedom Caucus, a hardline conservative group of roughly 30 members, said the group was not supportive of the deal. Unlike last month , when Democrats briefly blocked a federal spending bill to try to push Republicans on immigration , neither party has linked the two issues this time as lawmakers have been ... Read More »

Kim Jong Un invites South Korean President Moon to Pyongyang

Kim Eui-kyeom, South Korean president's spokesman, said at a news conference in Seoul on Saturday that the North Korean delegation delievered the invitation letter at a landmark high-level meeting at the presidential palace in Seoul . "The vice president is grateful that President Moon reaffirmed his strong commitment to the global maximum pressure campaign and for his support for continued sanctions", Pence spokeswoman Alyssa Farah said when asked about the developments. Read More »

Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) Position Increased by AE Wealth Management LLC

The institutional investor held 5,775 shares of the television services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $569,000, down from 10,380 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Eads Heald Invest Counsel owns 19,256 shares for 1.18% of their portfolio. North Star Inv reported 4,940 shares. Tweedy Browne Company Llc, which manages about $20.69B and $3.68 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Berkshire Hathaway Inc Del Cl B (BRKB) by 8,315 shares to 290,911 shares, valued at ... Read More »

Another fringe group rises against Manikarnika

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After, Padmaavat it's Kangana Ranaut starring Manikarnika that has fallen pray to the idiocy of fringe groups. Kangana didn't mince words while criticising them. Kamal Jain , producer of the film, held a meeting with leaders of the outfit and gave it in writing that the film has not distorted history in any manner, a source close to the film's unit confirmed. Read More »

Edward Jones Upgrades Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM) to Buy

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The company's 50 day moving average price is $76.04 and its 200 day moving average price is $71.06. Yum! Brands had 96 analyst reports since July 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.82%. Brands's payout ratio is 31.66%. Deutsche Bank Ag acquired 1.68 million shares as Yum Brands Inc (YUM)'s stock rose 2.44%. Read More »

Winter Olympics 2018: Strong winds postpone men's downhill

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As the first of 11 Alpine medal events, the glamor downhill race has options to run later in the program. The FIS said the wind, gusting at up to 72 kilometers per hour, was expected to continue all day. "We kind of expected this downhill to be postponed due to wind, but at the same time the guys were charged up and ready to go", USA men's head coach Sasha Rearick said. Read More »

Markets Right Now: Stocks swing back to gains, Dow up 330

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Wall Street stocks finished a topsy-turvy session solidly higher Friday, surging in the final hour of trading and lessening the losses in a brutal week. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 also jumped upward to end Friday, with 1.4 and 1.5 percent increases, respectively. At one point Monday afternoon, the Dow was down 1,579 points - the largest intraday point drop in the history of the index. Read More »

Waymo, Uber settle driverless-car suit

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Waymo had alleged Uber conspired with former Google engineer Anthony Levandowski, who had been accused of downloading thousands of proprietary documents before leaving the company and ending up at Uber. Including the settlement, the cost of that Otto deal is now almost $1 billion, without factoring in Uber's legal bills in the case. The jury saw evidence which was embarrassing for Uber, however, including notes from Kalanick about "cheat codes" and a text message in which he told Levandowski ... Read More »

Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Monday

It has outperformed by 61.98% the S&P500. Dmitry Balyasny increased its stake in Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc ( DPS ) by 456.34% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reissued a "hold" rating and set a $91.00 price objective on shares of Dr Pepper Snapple Group in a report on Wednesday, October 25th. Read More »

Airbus Identifies New Engine Problem on the A320neo Family

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According to commentators, the move will force airlines operating the A320neo with affected engines to ground some of their planes. Passengers have also been offered refunds, IndiGo said. "This is something done hand-in-hand with the regulators to put some teeth behind the recommendations that we made", an Airbus spokesperson said. Read More »

How major US stock indexes fared on Wednesday

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The indexes reached their latest record highs just two weeks ago. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped by 1,032 points on Thursday, or 4.15 percent, closing at 23,860.46. "People will be afraid now of shorting volatility". Once again, rising interest rates are behind the continuing market wipeout - with United States 10-year government bond yields lifting as high as 2.88 per cent, its highest level in four years. Read More »

Nvidia Corporation (NVDA) Q4 Earnings Top Estimates by 61 Cents

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NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, August 10th. It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. Symphony Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Praxair Inc Com (PX) by 53.25% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Dow closes up more than 560 points

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Emerging market stocks.MSCIEF lost 2.74 percent. Extreme fear drove the Dow down by a record 1,175 points on Monday. The Nasdaq composite tumbled 274.82 points, or 3.9 percent, to 6,777.16. Since then, the Dow and the Standard & Poor's 500 have fallen 10 percent, Wall Street's traditional definition of a correction. The S&P 500 is down 9.3 percent from the record high it set January 26. Read More »

Traders Buy Shares of Exxon Mobil (XOM) on Weakness

About 7.83M shares traded or 41.11% up from the average. (NYSE:ITW) has risen 33.32% since February 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.11% the S&P500. Advisory Svcs Net Limited Liability Co holds 5,985 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Following the sale, the vice president now owns 291,385 shares of the company's stock, valued at $24,199,524.25. Read More »

Falcon Heavy helps Musk deliver big lift

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Amid the talent churn and a disclosure that Tesla didn't test any autonomous cars on California's public roads past year, investors have been wondering if the company - which doesn't use lidar - has the hardware necessary to deliver on its promises. Read More »

Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) EVP Gregg H. Alton Sells 30000 Shares

The stock increased 1.41% or $1.1 during the last trading session, reaching $79.32. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -4.49% and stays 1.33% away from its 50 days moving average. Since August 30, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 13 selling transactions for $51.09 million activity. The shares were sold at an average price of $83.56, for a total value of $4,178,000.00. Read More »

Bitcoin Cash is up 23% amid the cryptocurrency "bloodbath"

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Currently, Bitcoin is trading at: 8,620.689453, +620.689941, +7.758620%, as of 8:45p GMT, the market is open. It last traded at HitBTC exchange. Most Bull Markets end up crashing quite swiftly, especially when those Bear Markets ended up forming Bubbles. Read More »

Dow rises more than 300 points in bumpy end to brutal week

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The Dow had plunged more than 1,000 points on Thursday , pushing it, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq to fall more than 10 per cent from their record highs on January 26. The 10-year Treasury came in at 2.83 percent on Friday, with the note yield almost hitting 2.885 percent on Thursday, a four-year high that produced a big equity sell-off earlier this week. Read More »

Wall Street rebounds but posts worst week in two years

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The Russell 2000 index of smaller-company stocks dropped 44.18 points , or 2.9 percent, to 1,463.79. The Pan-European STOXX 600 was off.70 percent and Britain's FTSE was down 34 points , or.49 percent. Equities for years have looked relatively attractive compared to the low yields offered by bonds, but the rise in Treasury yields has diminished the allure of stocks, especially with stock valuations at historically expensive levels. Read More »

Markets Right Now: Stocks struggle to stabilize after tumult

On Wall Street , many companies that rose the most over the past year have borne the brunt of the selling. The CBOE Volatility index, which is the main gauge of expected volatility on Wall Street, rose to 34.33 in the afternoon - but still well below over 50 hit on Tuesday, which is a 2½-year high. Read More »

Here's Where The Stock Market Was One Week Ago

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If rates rise quickly, that argument becomes much less persuasive. CNN-For the second time this week, the Dow plunged more than 1,000 points. The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index lost 1.66 percent and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe shed almost 1 percent. Read More »

Trading Watch: Checking the Numbers on Shares of Watsco Inc (WSO)

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Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. ( PTEN ) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of -5.7 Percent. It has outperformed by 16.21% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months negative chart setup for the $3.80B company. Patterson-UTI Energy Inc had 99 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Zacks Investment Research cut Patterson-UTI Energy from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, October 30th. Read More »

Dow, S&P 500 Dip Amid Volatility In US Stocks

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Healthcare stocks led declines, with Fisher & Paykel Healthcare Corp shedding about 2 per cent, closely followed by industrial stocks. Corrections are surprisingly commonplace, typically occurring about every two years. But because the Dow has reached such high levels, the percentage drops are well below those seen in the 2008 financial crisis and other market crashes. Read More »

Tide's Super Bowl Ad Almost Made People Forget the Tide Pod Challenge

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These self-aware, ironic, and critical Super Bowl commercials will certainly set the stage for how advertisements will be made over the rest of 2018. Morgan Freeman lip-syncing Missy Elliot and Busta Rhymes's voice coming out of Peter Dinklage are pure genius. This year saw much of the same, as commercials provided laughs, entertainment and emotional moments-plus a head-scratching decision to use Martin Luther King Jr.to sell cars. Read More »

Stocks take another tumble, Dow dives more than 1000 points

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Adding to investor concerns, the measure of stock market volatility ( VIX ) surged over the next month, climbing above 50 - the measure's highest level since 2015. The Dow closed up 1.38 percent to 23,190. A " correction " is a Wall Street term for when an index like the Dow industrials or the Nasdaq - or an individual stock - falls 10 percent from its most-recent high. Read More »

United States stocks enter correction territory after plummeting second time in a week

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The Nasdaq composite lost 125 points, or 1.8 percent, to 6,926. "Based on fundamentals, this is a buying opportunity", he said. The S&P 500 gave up 100 points, or 3.8 percent, to 2,581. The extra stimulus threatens to send inflation higher. As the sell off on Wall Street receded EUR/USD managed to find its footing again. Major economies around the world are growing in tandem for the first time since the Great Recession, and corporate profits are on the rise. Read More »

Tesla's space sports auto to pass Mars orbit, crash through asteroid belt

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The Falcon Heavy launched from the same NASA pad that was the base for the Apollo-era Moon missions of the 1960s and 1970s. The SpaceX launch was cheered on by 2000 spectators as the rocket began its journey into space. If nothing else, getting the Falcon Heavy operational at least helps make way for SpaceX's next project. Falcon Heavy is the most powerful operational rocket in the world by a factor of two , with the ability to lift into orbit almost 64 metric tons (141,000 ... Read More »

FireEye (FEYE) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.02 EPS

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Several other analysts have also recently issued reports on FEYE . Finally, Barclays boosted their target price on FireEye from $16.00 to $17.00 and gave the company an "equal weight" rating in a research report on Friday. The company's stock is now moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -6.69%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -0.56% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price. Read More »