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Ramjas clash re-ignites intolerance debate, Kaur is defiant
- February 28, 2017

The Delhi Commission for Women on Monday sought immediate arrest of those who made rape and death threats to Lady Shri Ram College student Gurmehar Kaur online, ANI reported. "Everybody has freedom but that does not mean that you raise slogans to weaken the country?" Among a barrage of sharp comments against her Facebook post, tweets of former cricketer Virendra Sehwag and actor Randeep Hooda were also seen as meant to bully Gurmehar. (more...)
Stock under Consideration: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE)
- February 26, 2017

Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 4,739 shares of the company's stock worth $108,000 after buying an additional 441 shares in the last quarter. FMR LLC boosted its position in shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 7.0% in the second quarter. (more...)
Conan Asks Mexican Citizens for Donations to Pay for Trump's Wall
- February 26, 2017

But his use of the word "military" renewed fears among activists who recalled a draft Homeland Security memo leaked last week that contemplated enlisting National Guard troops in almost a dozen states to help enforce immigration laws. But would it actually be illegal for Trump to use the military or the national guard for deportations? Mexico has hinted it could use border cooperation as a bargaining chip. (more...)
Oscars 2017: Celebrities get busy for red carpet groove Oscars 2017: Celebrities get busy for red carpet groove
- February 26, 2017

And I think Emma Stone is a done deal. Beyond that, Axford wants to finalize his picks for Sunday's Oscars and post them online . It basically cleaned up at the Golden Globes , winning everything from best motion picture (musical or comedy) to best director to best screenplay - and more. (more...)
Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance
- February 25, 2017

They set an "outperform" rating and a $13.00 target price on the stock. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 8,014 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $107,000 after buying an additional 7,714 shares during the period. (more...)
Tech Shares Need To Consider: Square, Inc. (SQ), First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) Tech Shares Need To Consider: Square, Inc. (SQ), First Solar, Inc. (FSLR)
- February 24, 2017

The High end of the Estimate is $1.16 Billion, while the Low end of the Estimate is $244.73 Million. Looking at the stock's movement on the chart, First Solar, Inc . The firm has a 50 day moving average of $33.38 and a 200 day moving average of $35.40. First Solar Inc . swung to a loss in the latest quarter as it booked hefty restructuring charges and revenue almost halved. (more...)
Next interest rate increase could come fairly soon
- February 24, 2017

Based on the central bank's most recent communication - the Fed minutes for the January/February meeting released on Wednesday - the members of the FOMC are still undecided about the ultimate effect of Trump's economic agenda, particularly fiscal stimulus, or if it will even happen at all. (more...)
Trump may pull plug on Obama guidance protecting trans kids
- February 23, 2017

The Washington Post obtained a draft of a letter Trump will reportedly send to schools across the country, stating that the administration will not be upholding Obama's guidance on the trans bathrooms issue. "Transgender young people face tragically high rates of discrimination and bullying, and they need a government that will stand up for them - not attack them", Griffin said. (more...)
UPS tests day-to-day drone delivery UPS tests day-to-day drone delivery
- February 22, 2017

On today's podcast, we delve into UPS' test of a drone built into a delivery truck. The UPS drone and truck were developed by Workhorse, a Cincinnati company that's supplied UPS with several hundred electric delivery trucks. Everybody knows by now that the delivery drone ambitions of companies like FedEx and UPS amount to marketing stunts. "Last year, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued small unmanned aircraft systems rules that allow for some commercial use of ... (more...)
Wal-Mart Vs. Amazon: 2016 E-Commerce Breakdown
- February 22, 2017

According to a research note disclosed on Sep 23, 2016, analysts at Barclays have upped their rating on these shares from Equal Weight to Overweight. In Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) inclined 0.73% to $69.37. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., incorporated on October 31, 1969, is engaged in the operation of retail, wholesale and other units in various formats around the world. (more...)
CDC: Flu now 'widespread' in NC
- February 22, 2017

Age was reported for 13,306 patients: 7.9% were younger than 4 years old, 30.4% were between 5 and 24 years old, 30.3% were between 25 and 64 years old, and 31.5% were 65 or older. Dr. Louis Morledge, an internist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, agreed that it's still worthwhile to get a flu shot . You could have the flu. (more...)
Azerbaijan's arms imports 20 times higher than Armenia's in 2012 Azerbaijan's arms imports 20 times higher than Armenia's in 2012
- February 21, 2017

A new report has revealed that sale of major weapons systems has seen a significant rise since 2012, which can be attributed to the rise of terrorism and civil unrest in various parts of the world. SIPRI data reflects the volume of deliveries of arms , not the financial value of the deals. "The weight of the USA in the global arms trade is so big that it's enough to shape the trend", said Aude Fleurant, the director of SIPRI's arms and military expenditure program. (more...)
What next for Tamil Nadu and Edappadi Palaniswami What next for Tamil Nadu and Edappadi Palaniswami
- February 20, 2017

The lone Indian Union Muslim League member, KAM Muhammad Abubacker, will also be voting against the motion. Considering the surging violence in the assembly, police immediately interrupted to protect the speaker and ordered the watch and ward staff to remove the DMK members. (more...)
Kim Jong-Nam's murder is re-enacted at Kuala Lumpur airport
- February 19, 2017

Kim Jong Nam suddenly fell ill at the Kuala Lumpur airport on Monday as he waited for a flight home to Macau. Malaysia has also been a key place for quiet, semi-official "track two" diplomatic talks between North Korea and the US. The two female suspects have been remanded in custody for seven days. China Press quoted local police as confirming the man was the mastermind and chief agent behind the carefully planned murder. (more...)
GST Council Approves Final Draft Of Compensation Law, Says Arun Jaitley GST Council Approves Final Draft Of Compensation Law, Says Arun Jaitley
- February 19, 2017

GST Council to next meet on March 4-5. Jaitely added, "It is essential that enabling laws for GST are passed in second half of Budget Session to ensure its rollout from July 1". The Centre and states failed to agree on the details of two bills crucial to triggering a Goods and Services Tax (GST) on Saturday, which possibly clouds the roll out of the country's biggest tax reform from July. (more...)
Kraft Heinz makes £112bn approach to Unilever
- February 18, 2017

Wall Street analysts tap into their deep knowledge of the company to help calculate future stock movement. (NASDAQ:LTEA) quarterly performance is -13.46% while its year to date (YTD) performance is 0.24%. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated a "top pick" rating and issued a $109.00 target price on shares of The Kraft Heinz Company in a report on Friday, January 6th. (more...)
Thousands of Chilean Protesters Want Alexis Sanchez to Leave Arsenal Thousands of Chilean Protesters Want Alexis Sanchez to Leave Arsenal
- February 18, 2017

At the time of writing, over 5,000 Facebook users have said they will attend the march , which is scheduled to take place on 1 March in the country's capital Santiago. Arsenal , who are fourth in the Premier League table, are now gearing up for their FA Cup fifth-round clash against Sutton United on Monday night. (more...)
Sasikala's proxy takes over as Tamil Nadu chief minister
- February 17, 2017

Besides Palaniswami, 30 other cabinet ministers were also sworn-in. The bench further said that so far as Jayalalithaa and Sasikala are concerned, "one is the agent for other as partners of two firms and additionally Sasikala is the attorney of Jayalalithaa and is a co-conspirator, as imputed". (more...)
Mizuho Just Issued " Neutral" Rating on Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)
- February 15, 2017

Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) registered a -1.58% decrease, still its new closing price is 9.52% up from the company's 1 year high of 77.06.It posted -1.17% losses in previous 5 sessions and is now the subject of 16 analysts who together assign a hold rating on stock. (more...)
Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Treatment Emflaza Approved by FDA
- February 14, 2017

Vermont Business Magazine Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) and Representative Elijah Cummings (D-MD), ranking member of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, sent a letter to Marathon Pharmaceuticals Monday demanding answers about its plan to charge $89,000 per year for deflazacort, a drug that is widely available overseas for approximately $1,000 per year. (more...)
Honda Odyssey minivan introduced at NAIAS in Detroit Honda Odyssey minivan introduced at NAIAS in Detroit
- January 12, 2017

Kids riding in the back benefit from a fully connected rear-seat entertainment system displayed on a ceiling-mounted, 10.2-inch screen. The Japanese brand's minivan gets a whole new look, a new powertrain as well as a slew of new entertainment and convenience technologies for the 2018 model year. (more...)
IHIT identify woman whose burned body was found in North Vancouver IHIT identify woman whose burned body was found in North Vancouver
- January 10, 2017

Police have identified a body that was found burned in a remote shelter in North Vancouver, B.C. Six weeks later, the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said it's still trying to piece together what happened to her, and many questions remain unanswered. (more...)
Price Target Review on Fitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT) Price Target Review on Fitbit Inc (NYSE: FIT)
- January 09, 2017

Boston Common Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of Fitbit during the third quarter worth $1,554,000. The company has a current PEG Ratio of -2.4400. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This news story was originally reported by Sports Perspectives and is owned by of Sports Perspectives. Piper Jaffray Cos. (more...)
Brokers Set Expectations for AK Steel Holding Corporation's FY2017 Earnings (AKS)
- January 09, 2017

Lipschitz now expects that the firm will post earnings of $1.46 per share for the year, up from their previous estimate of $0.33. AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 25th. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Insiders own 1.31% of the company's stock. (more...)
Le Pen Says Brexit Isn't Disaster and France Should Be Next Le Pen Says Brexit Isn't Disaster and France Should Be Next
- January 09, 2017

She said the goal is to take back what she called "the four sovereignties": control of borders, economic policy, money and legislation. They are expected to return almost 340,000 euros to Europe's coffers. Like Donald Trump, she has warm ties to Vladimir Putin's Russian Federation. Sketching her vision of a multipolar world, she said: 'I am a totally free woman'. (more...)
Chinese nuclear submarine's presence in Pak worries India Chinese nuclear submarine's presence in Pak worries India
- January 09, 2017

Its report said the Indian Navy has pointed out that "advance military assets" like submarines aren't "appropriate" for taking on Somali pirates who terrorize the seas in "small skiffs". The report added, "Unclassified Chinese economic and military investments in the IOR will require a rapid evolution of subsurface support for the entire gamut of activity, both existing and prospective". (more...)
There Was Never a There Was Never a "Pause" In Global Warming, Scientists Say
- January 08, 2017

Climate change skeptics attacked the NOAA researchers and a House of Representatives committee subpoenaed the scientists' emails. The new worldwide study looked at satellite data, readings from buoys and other marine floats for ocean temperatures. (more...)
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA)
- January 08, 2017

Of course, I've never heard a company tell investors that, hey, we're not really going to focus on executing this year, but what do I know? The value of its return on investment (ROI) is 5.70%, measuring the gain/loss on its investment relative to the amount of money invested. (more...)
Worth Watching Stock: Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) Worth Watching Stock: Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR)
- January 08, 2017

The 1-year price target of the company is 17.02. Several research firms have commented on TWTR. 32 analysts projected Price Targets for Twitter, Inc. If you are accessing this piece of content on another publication, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States and global trademark and copyright laws. (more...)
Dividend Alert: Toronto-Dominion Bank (NYSE:TD)
- January 08, 2017

The company has a market capitalization of $82.87 billion, a P/E ratio of 13.51 and a beta of 0.97. The stock's price switched up 3.12% 20-Days Simple Moving Average, added 7.60% from 50-Days Simple Moving Average and rose 15.85% from 200 Days Simple Moving Average. (more...)
Uranium Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:URRE), Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRVL)
- January 08, 2017

National Steel Company (NYSE:SID) after beginning at $3.50, closed at $3.50 by cutting -1.13% in recent trading session. The Low Price target projection by analysts is $3.25 and the Mean Price Target is $3.25. The Company has average brokerage recommendation (ABR) of 1.31 based on consensus of the ZACKS brokerage firms. The consensus recommendation by Thomson Reuters analysts is Buy and their mean rating for the stock is 1.40 on scale of 1-5. (more...)
Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) & Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:IMNP) News Buzz
- January 07, 2017

Analysts rating the company a 3 indicate a Hold recommendation. On Tuesday, Tesla reported that electric auto production previous year surged 64 percent compared to 2015, although it missed its delivery target for the final three months of 2016. (more...)
J.C. Penney's Stock Gets Crushed Because Women Still Aren't Buying Clothes J.C. Penney's Stock Gets Crushed Because Women Still Aren't Buying Clothes
- January 07, 2017

Holding Company had its "outperform" rating reiterated by analysts at Robert W. Baird. Beta factor, which measures the riskiness of the security, was registered at 0.80. C. Penney Company, Inc. show that the latest trade was made on 9 Dec 2016 where Risch (Therace), the Chief Technology Officer completed a transaction type "Sell" in which 6399 shares were traded at a price of $10.21. (more...)
Savyon Zabar's death in Upper West Side apartment ruled homicide, police say Savyon Zabar's death in Upper West Side apartment ruled homicide, police say
- January 07, 2017

Zabar, who was known by friends as " Big Ben " due to his large stature, was well known throughout the gay community, having owned and managed gay nightclubs Escuelita and XL, both of which hosted DJ MikeQ's famous Vogue Knights weekly events. (more...)
Shopify Inc. (SHOP) Surged On Report Of Potential Amazon Deal Shopify Inc. (SHOP) Surged On Report Of Potential Amazon Deal
- January 07, 2017

Rosenblatt Securities now has a $50.00 price target on the stock. The new service also enables Shopify store owners to manage their product catalog for their e-commerce website, retail store, Amazon store, and other sales channels all in one place. (more...)
VW Golf overtakes Volvo in Sweden
- January 06, 2017

According to figures released by Sweden's carmakers' association, Volvo still retained the lead in terms of overall share of the vehicle market, but the VW Polo made up 5.9% of new cars sold, above the likes of the V70, S90 and V90, which totalled 5.7%. (more...)
SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) Gets Contract Extension with Saudi Aramco
- January 06, 2017

During last 5 trades the stock sticks nearly -1.13%. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL) recently reported that it has entered into a three-year agreement extension with Saudi Aramco for the AOD III jackup rig at a rate of $102,740 per day. The 22 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Seadrill Ltd have a median target of 1.17, with a high estimate of 5.75 and a low estimate of 0.12. (more...)
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX) Vs. Industry Vs. Sector Growth Analysis Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX) Vs. Industry Vs. Sector Growth Analysis
- January 06, 2017

These ratios are important while doing the valuation of the company or the shares of the company. It maintained return on assets (ROA) for the last twelve months at -4.70%. Wells Fargo & Co. reiterated a sell rating and issued a $19.50 price target on shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International in a research note on Sunday, September 18th. (more...)
Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) Insiders Look Optimistic About Prospects Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC) Insiders Look Optimistic About Prospects
- January 06, 2017

Over the 52-week time span, the stock notched a high price of $23.39 and its minimum price was $10.99. Its Director WHITE MICHAEL D Purchased 25,000 company shares for $503000.5, in a transaction on 2016-11-21. The median estimate represents a -1.29% decrease from the last price of 13.17. However, it is now trading at a price to earnings ratio of 16.72, which is quite expensive even in the broader market. (more...)
Amazon bookstore opening first NYC location near Central Park, report says Amazon bookstore opening first NYC location near Central Park, report says
- January 06, 2017

Eyewitness News has learned that the store will be 4,000 square feet and is expected to open in the spring. The building is located in the Shops at Columbus Circle shopping center, which is owned by Related Cos . These bookstores contain some of Amazon's top-sellers. This became evident after Amazon recently unveiled its Amazon Go store, one that hopes to break former norms and help start a trend where customers will not have to form queues to pay for their purchased items. (more...)

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