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Stocks dive as United States proposes more China tariffs; Dow falls 700

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Experts say additional proposed US tariffs on Chinese imports, if followed by "tit for tat" retaliation by China , would likely lower economic growth in both countries. President Xi Jinping is expected to unveil reform measures next week and his country's opening up while attending the Boao Forum, China's equivalent of Davos, in the southern island province of Hainan. Read More »

Nadal Draws Spain Level On Comeback

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Croatia and Kazakhstan each won one singles match Friday as Marin Cilic eased past Dmitry Popko 6-2, 6-1, 6-2 before Mikhail Kukushkin beat Borna Coric 3-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4, 6-2. John Isner of the United States celebrates his victory over Joris de Loore of Belgium after the first match at the Davis Cup. Rafa Nadal produced a record-breaking comeback after helping Spain pull level in their Davis Cup quarter final tie against Germany. Read More »

Facebook to only run verified political ads ahead of elections in Pakistan

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Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg said the change will mean "we will hire thousands of more people" to get the new system in place ahead of United States midterm elections in November. AggregateIQ was not immediately available for a comment. Facebook had previously stopped short of backing the legislation, saying it wanted to work with lawmakers further and announcing attempts at self-regulation. Read More »

Quarterly Loser: Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) stock performed -16.46%

Trillium Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Bank New York Mellon Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $52.04 billion market cap company. There are only three real trends that a security can follow: (1) An uptrend, or bullish trend, means that the price is moving higher. The stock exhibited 2.23% change to a low over the previous 12 months and manifested move of -23.93% to a high over the same period. Read More »

American Airlines orders 47 new Boeings, ending Airbus order

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American Airlines is set to more than double it's 787 fleet with an order for 47, with an option for 28 more. Boeing now has orders for more than 1,350 Dreamliners. American President Robert Isom and CFO Derek Kerr have made no secret they prefer a streamlined widebody fleet with fewer aircraft types. It now plans to have operate only three. Read More »

Trump threatens further $100bn in tariffs against China

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Trade Representative (USTR) to consider slapping 100 billion U.S. dollars of additional tariffs on China , ratcheting up trade tensions and plunging economic growth into uncertainty. Earlier in the week, Beijing announced separate import duties on $3 billion of USA goods in response to the Trump administration's duties on all steel and aluminum imports, including from China. Read More »

Nasim Aghdam, Accused YouTube Shooter, Told Family She 'Hated' The Company

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On Monday, he called police to report his daughter missing after she did not answer the phone for two days and told officers that she might go to YouTube , he said. Video tweeted by CBS News shows evacuees being led away from the site by police. While the suspect died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, the victims, as of Wednesday, are all alive. Read More »

China warns USA after new Trump tariff threat

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Larry Kudlow , the White House's National Economic Council director, said on Wednesday that both the countries still had time to work out their differences. China on Monday announced tariffs on $3 billion in American goods in response to steel and aluminum tariffs Washington imposed last month, sparking fears of a global trade war. Read More »

UK Digital Minister prepares for official showdown with Facebook over leaked data

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Why on Earth, Guthrie asked, on behalf of all of us, would Facebook trust the company that had already violated Facebook's principles? She noted that several significant privacy updates have been made to the Facebook platform since the Cambridge Analytica story broke, and more will be made to comply with Europe's new General Data Protection Regulation, a new set of privacy regulations that Sandberg applauded. Read More »

India boxing team doctor reprimanded for breaching "no-needle" policy

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A CGF statement said that Dr Patil, upon questioning, had "co-operated in disclosing all medication in his possession" and that in the circumstances the court's decision was to "issue a strong written reprimand" to Dr Patil. However, Games leaders said the discovery had been "unhelpful" but did not amount to a breach of anti-doping rules. "The boxers have been tested and had there been a violation, we would have known by now", a top official in the Indian contingent told PTI. Read More »

Running Mover to Focus- Tesla, Inc. (TSLA)

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About 9.76M shares traded. TREE outperformed the S&P 500 by 179.09%. Ark Investment Management LLC now owns 37,836 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock worth $13,682,000 after acquiring an additional 15,186 shares during the period. Read More »

Rio Tinto Plc (NYSE:RIO)

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The stock decreased 0.43% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $76.93. About 1.57 million shares traded. LON RIO opened at GBX 3,584 ($50.31) on Wednesday. J.P. Morgan downgraded the shares of RIO in report on Monday, November 13 to "Hold" rating. Finally, JPMorgan Chase set a GBX 3,750 ($52.64) price target on Rio Tinto and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research report on Thursday, December 14th. Read More »

Michaux: Women's amateur event before Masters will have great impact

The finals of the Augusta National Women's Am will take place the day before the Drive, Chip and Putt Championship, which is yet another amateur initiative Augusta National has taken on. But he never made it to the first tee previous year, after a mis-step on the stairs at his rented house in Augusta left him with a badly bruised back on the eve of the tournament. Read More »

Dow falls 400 points as trade war fears return

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average today is down more than 600 points (-1.76%), ending a volatile week of price swings. The lower yields mean banks can't make as much money from lending, and that sent bank stocks lower. The moves follow U.S. tariffs that were imposed earlier this year on Chinese steel and aluminum. The move was taken after the USA administration announced a proposed list of products subject to additional tariffs, which covers Chinese exports worth $50 billion with a ... Read More »

CBI questions Chanda Kochhar's brother-in-law in ICICI-Videocon loan case

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CBI spokesperson Abhishek Dayal refuted reports that there was a lookout circular issued against Rajiv Kochhar , the Hindustan Times reported. Meanwhile, the government said it is well within SIFO's ambit to make a reference about a case but there is no such reference now with the corporate affairs ministry on the issue. Read More »

Cryptocurrency Stock LongFin Halted, as SEC Charges Fraud

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The stock's quarterly performance specifies a shift of -11.26%, and its last twelve month performance is stands at 10.88% while moved -12.54% for the past six months. Federal regulators seized $27 million in proceeds from the sale of shares of Longfin , a company that claims to use blockchain technology for trading, and was boosted by last year's bitcoin craze. Read More »

3 area Boston Stores to close

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The Bay Park Square location is on a list of 12 Bon-Ton stores across the state that will be shuttered. Younkers parent company Bon-Ton Stores notified the Nebraska Department of Labor this week of potential store closings in Omaha. Some shopping center owners are anxious about losing more than an anchor tenant if Bon-Ton is forced to liquidate. Other stores in the region were not included. Read More »

Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Pentwater Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Calpine Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $5.50B market cap company. Tirschwell & Loewy Inc sold 7,485 shares as the company's stock declined 9.08% with the market. The firm has "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Friday, March 16. Read More »

Why nobody complained when Obama bought Facebook user data

The development immediately follows backlash against the company that it deleted messages its CEO Mark Zuckerberg sent in the past to people with whom he was communicating on Messenger . With the recent Cambridge Analytica sandal in light, Facebook's privacy measures to protect user data have come under question. Sheryl Sandberg , Facebook's chief operating officer, on Friday told NBC that Facebook users would have to pay to use the social network if they completely opt out of ... Read More »

Monsanto misses profit and revenue expectations, as seeds sales disappoint

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Trust Division increased its stake in Intel (INTC) by 95.95% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. The total amount of shares outstanding is 441.03M, giving the company a market capitalization of about 51.60B. Therefore 52% are positive. Amazon.com had 280 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies Group reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Monsanto in a research report on Tuesday, September 6th. Read More »

Indian police quiz ex-central bank official in PNB probe

Four senior RBI officials were quizzed by the Central Bureau of Investigation on Thursday although sources told Reuters they were not suspected of wrongdoing and had been asked to explain how banking processes work. It was not immediately clear what was Khan questioned about. The investigative agency has been actively questioning other bank officials and related parties in the case as well. Read More »

Keep Your Active Eyes on Apple Inc. (AAPL) with Unusual Volume Alert

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It has underperformed by 48.57% the S&P500. A total volume of 26.93 million shares were traded unusually versus to average volume of 38.19 million shares. Amalgamated Bank raised its stake in shares of Apple by 50.3% during the second quarter. (NYSE:DNOW). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) reported 7,021 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Read More »

Job Creation Sputtered in March

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Economists had expected the US job market to slow down from its recent fast pace, predicting from 180,000 to 190,000 new jobs. Investors can be somewhat comforted by those explanations. Still, the expansion has been puzzlingly slow, with economic growth averaging just 2.2 percent a year - about a percentage point below the historical average. Read More »

Jobless Rate Inches Upwards Again In Windsor

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Statistics Canada says the jobless rate stayed at 5.8 percent in March for a second consecutive month and for the third time since December to match its lowest level since the agency started measuring the indicator in 1976. The unemployment rate in Campbellton and Miramichi declined to 9.7 per cent from 11.5 per cent this time a year ago. The largest job gain during the month occurred in the leisure/hospitality sector, which picked up 4,900 jobs to 405,400 statewide. Read More »

China calls on world to stand up to USA over trade

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The clash reflects the tension between Trump's promises to narrow a USA trade deficit with China that stood at $375.2 billion in goods previous year and China's ruling Communist Party's development ambitions. China announced tariffs worth $50 billion on a series of US products including soybeans, whiskey and cars. Though the tariffs are not in place yet, the news had an immediate impact on markets, including the soybean market. Read More »

Featured Stock Overview: Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)

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Third Point LLC now owns 6,600,000 shares of the specialty retailer's stock worth $1,139,886,000 after acquiring an additional 2,100,000 shares during the period. Avestar Capital LLC purchased a new position in shares of Alibaba Group during the 4th quarter worth $102,000. Among 32 analysts covering Foot Locker Inc. Read More »

Sugar Loving Brits Feel 'Punished' by New Soft Drinks Tax

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Originally, the Government estimated that the Soft Drinks Industry Levy would churn out a revenue of around £520m in it first year. The price of sugary soft drinks is set to increase from 6 April as the government's soft drinks levy comes into effect . Read More »

IndiGo pulls out of race to acquire national carrier Air India

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IndiGo's president Aditya Ghosh says that its interest in Air India's privatisation programme has always focused on buying its global operations and low-priced carrier Air India Express. The statement comes in response to queries from investors regarding IndiGo's involvement in the upcoming divestiture of Air India . However, the company stated that it does not have the capability of bringing about a turn around and making operations of Air India profitable. Read More »

Trump Rips Dem Joe Manchin: 'You're Not Getting Help'

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He suggested that because of illegal immigration, "women are raped at levels that nobody has ever seen before." It's unclear what he was referring to, but a White House spokesman pointed to past reports of women being raped by smugglers. Read More »

See if they own your station

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The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. In April 2004, the company forbade all of its ABC stations to air a segment of Nightline in which Ted Koppel read the names of American casualties in Iraq, which Sinclair's management considered 'motivated by a political agenda created to undermine the efforts of the United States.; Six months later, Sinclair executives launched a political effort of ... Read More »

Notable Performance Spotlight: Wells Fargo & Company

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It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. Greylin Investment Mangement Inc decreased Wells Fargo Co New ( WFC ) stake by 13.26% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. The company had revenue of $22.05 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $22.64 billion. Price to earnings ratio (P/E) for WFC stock is recorded at $14.65. Read More »