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Shopping Day Madness! Why Investors Aren't insane for Alibaba Shopping Day Madness! Why Investors Aren't insane for Alibaba
- November 13, 2017

Alibaba CEO Daniel Zhang speaks at an event in Shanghai after the end of the Singles' Day shopping festival. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's Singles' Day generated a record 168.2 billion yuan ($25.3 billion) in sales, as the e-commerce giant worked with more traditional retailers to market discounted lobster, iPhones and refrigerators to shoppers from at least 225 countries and regions. (more...)
Uber deal gives Softbank a stake and eases board tensions Uber deal gives Softbank a stake and eases board tensions
- November 13, 2017

SoftBank, a Japanese conglomerate that has become a heavyweight in Silicon Valley tech investing, is joined by Dragoneer Investment Group in leading a consortium of investors that plans to invest $1 billion to $1.25 billion in Uber, and in addition, will buy up to 17 percent of existing shares from investors and employees in a secondary transaction. (more...)
Orlando airport evacuated after exploding camera battery mistaken for shooting
- November 13, 2017

The Greater Orlando International Aviation Authority CEO Phil Brown said in a letter posted online Saturday that the passenger "immediately dropped the bag and those around them moved away from it. "It was pandemonium", he said of people sprinting past the security checkpoint to take cover. Investigators originally thought there was an improvised explosive device in the bag, but it later turned out to be an exploding battery in a passenger's backpack. (more...)
Qualcomm 'set to reject' Broadcom takeover offer
- November 13, 2017

Qualcomm is rejecting an unsolicited, $013 billion offer from Broadcom, saying that the proposal is significantly undervalued and that a tie-up between the massive chipmakers would face substantial regulatory resistance. Broadcom has indicated it is willing to buy Qualcomm irrespective of whether it closes the NXP deal. Qualcomm builds chips for carrier networks, allowing them to offer end clients broadband and mobile data. (more...)
Martellus Bennett expected to play Week 10 vs. Broncos Martellus Bennett expected to play Week 10 vs. Broncos
- November 13, 2017

Denver, on the other hand, has fallen as the Pats have risen. Last week, Denver was topped by the Eagles in Philadelphia 51-23. The Patriots offense isn't at it's best either, but have seen better results as Tom Brady continues to find ways to get the ball downfield, and the stable of running backs continue to contribute. (more...)
FinnCap Reaffirms FinnCap Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Telecom plus PLC (TEP)
- November 12, 2017

Fenner PLC has a 1 year low of GBX 223.75 ($2.94) and a 1 year high of GBX 368.25 ($4.84). On Wednesday, May 10 the stock rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with "Buy". William Hill PLC is a gambling company. Insiders acquired a total of 86,667 shares of company stock worth $1,503,961 over the last quarter. It has a 16.38 P/E ratio. (more...)
What's The Story Behind Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) What's The Story Behind Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:HTZ)
- November 12, 2017

OLD Mutual Customised Solutions Proprietary Ltd. lifted its position in Hertz Global Holdings by 146.0% in the 1st quarter. The volume of 8.36 Million shares climbed up over an trading activity of 6.96 Million shares. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Russian Federation 2018: Morocco, Tunisia join Nigeria, Egypt, Senegal Russian Federation 2018: Morocco, Tunisia join Nigeria, Egypt, Senegal
- November 12, 2017

They join Senegal - who sealed a spot on Friday with a 2-0 win over South Africa - and the other two African qualifiers, Nigeria and Egypt. West Africa has dominated Africa's contingent at the World Cup in recent years but some of its big names missed out this time: Cote d'Ivoire, Cameroon and Ghana, all African champions multiple times, won't be in Russian Federation. (more...)
Shohei Otani's Japanese club will make him available to Major League Baseball teams Shohei Otani's Japanese club will make him available to Major League Baseball teams
- November 12, 2017

And the union has been concerned about a player's previous foreign team receiving a far greater sum than the player would get to enter Major League Baseball, which would be the case with Otani if the old posting system were renewed for one more year. (more...)
No experience required for $10000 a month job in Cancun No experience required for $10000 a month job in Cancun
- November 12, 2017

Well, now a company wants to pay you to do just that. Cancun.com is hiring a new CEO - a " Cancun Experience Officer " - to spend half a year discovering the region and sharing the experience with the world through blog posts, videos, and social media. (more...)
Recent Analysts Ratings ArcelorMittal (MT) Recent Analysts Ratings ArcelorMittal (MT)
- November 12, 2017

The fund owned 353,493 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 346,058 shares during the period. Alliancebernstein L.P. increased its holdings in shares of ArcelorMittal by 1.2% during the first quarter. Sales of the Luxembourg-based company rose 21.4% to $17.63 billion in July-September, from $14.52 billion in the same period a year ago. Cambiar Investors LLC now owns 5,283,658 shares of the basic materials company's stock valued at $136,107,000 after purchasing an additional ... (more...)
Irate women brawl with McDonald's drive-thru employee over missing McNuggets Irate women brawl with McDonald's drive-thru employee over missing McNuggets
- November 12, 2017

She says that all she wanted was a coffee and a snack for her daughter. He said the women asked if they could place an order for them at that time, and the manager told them they would have to drive around and order at the sign board. The store manager reportedly told the pair that they never ordered nuggets and showed them a copy of their receipt to prove it. It's at this point the women became aggressive, honked the auto horn, pounded on the drive-through window and climbed through to ... (more...)
Fidget spinners sold at Target contain unsafe levels of lead Fidget spinners sold at Target contain unsafe levels of lead
- November 11, 2017

Target has chose to stop selling two fidget spinners that were found to contain high levels of lead, according to a consumer advocacy group's report . "They should take these toys off the shelves", said Kara Cook Schultz, U.S. PIRG's toxics program director. The center circle of the "Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Metal" was tested for 1,300 ppm of lead and the arm tested for 520 ppm of lead. (more...)
Time Warner INC (TWX) Position Has Lifted by Bbt Capital Management Llc
- November 11, 2017

Over the past week, Time Warner Inc . It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Kellner Capital LLC increased its holdings in shares of Time Warner by 169.7% in the first quarter. QAD Inc.is a provider of vertically oriented enterprise software solutions for global manufacturing companies across the automotive, life sciences, consumer products, food and beverage, high technology and industrial products industries. (more...)
Connable Office Inc. Buys 3892 Shares of Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD)
- November 11, 2017

In terms of the stock price in relation to its moving averages, company shares are 1.62% away from the 20-day moving average and 4.16% off of the 50-day average. Old Retail Bank In owns 26,731 shares. They expect $-0.16 EPS, down 1,500.00% or $0.15 from last year's $-0.01 per share. Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advsrs Ltd Liability Partnership Ma reported 755,217 shares. (more...)
EasyJet names new chief executive
- November 11, 2017

He also leaves his role as chief executive of the mainstream markets division at TUI . Shares in the company rose 0.7% to 1,279.5p after it said Johan Lundgren, now a senior executive at Tui, will take over from McCall when she departs to leave for ITV . (more...)
SegWit2x 'Tantrum' Pressures Bitcoin to 8% Slump as Bitcoin Cash Jumps 40% SegWit2x 'Tantrum' Pressures Bitcoin to 8% Slump as Bitcoin Cash Jumps 40%
- November 11, 2017

Creating bitcoin cash through the "mining" process was 13.6 percent more profitable than mining bitcoin, according to data on Coin Dance's website. While Bitcoin Cash continued its growth, proving its viability, "Bitcoin Legacy" remained stuck with 1 MB. (more...)
The Oppenheimer Holdings Comments on Wells Fargo & Co.'s FY2016 Earnings
- November 11, 2017

Campbell Newman Asset Management Inc decreased its stake in Wells Fargo & Co. Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC ) was upgraded by Vetr from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report issued on Tuesday, October 24th. Since June 8, 2017, it had 2 insider buys, and 0 insider sales for $82,694 activity. Mack Mary T sold $2.05M worth of stock. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fifteen have issued a hold rating, thirteen have issued a buy rating and two ... (more...)
What's open, and closed, to observe Veterans Day What's open, and closed, to observe Veterans Day
- November 11, 2017

Banks: The vast majority of banks, such as the Big Four - JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America, Wells Fargo and Citibank - should be open today and will be closed on Saturday. Only Express Mail will be delivered Friday; there will be no regular home delivery. Schools: School closings will differ depending on the district. (more...)
Pacific Rim countries agree to move ahead with trade pact without US Pacific Rim countries agree to move ahead with trade pact without US
- November 11, 2017

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has made her first real move in global affairs - giving New Zealand's backing to continuing on with the TPP in an attempt to salvage a trade deal. "We are not going to let the United States be taken advantage of anymore". TPP commitments are to be eventually be ratified and enforced by its members. (more...)
Bank of Nova Scotia Grows Stake in Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated (RBA)
- November 11, 2017

Among 12 analysts covering Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers in a research note on Thursday, November 10th. Operating in a multitude of sectors, including construction, transportation, agriculture, energy, oil and gas, mining, and forestry, the company's selling channels include: Ritchie Bros. (more...)
Air pollution: NGT to examine odd-even scheme Air pollution: NGT to examine odd-even scheme
- November 11, 2017

However, the Delhi Government has not given any exemption to its Ministers, including the Chief Minister. Over 1,600 buses operate under the cluster bus scheme, run by the Delhi Integrated Multi Modal Agency (DIMTS), a joint venture between the Delhi government and the non-profit organisation IDFC Foundation. (more...)
Large turn out for first week of open enrollment Large turn out for first week of open enrollment
- November 11, 2017

CMS reported about 137,000 new customers in the first four days, compared to 246,000 over the first two weeks a year ago. Sign-ups are running at a faster pace than at this time past year. Those numbers are relatively similar to past years. Those two weeks encompassed just 12 days of actual enrollment, given the way CMS measures sign-up periods. (more...)
Macy's Inc (M) Comps Fall More Than Expected Amid Mixed Q3 Earnings Macy's Inc (M) Comps Fall More Than Expected Amid Mixed Q3 Earnings
- November 11, 2017

Sales grew unexpectedly, but Kohl's stock still got punished, dropping 9 percent in premarket trading. "Certainly these are better results than we've seen in recent months". Macy's said the year-over-year decline reflects, in part, planned store closures. "We get the sense that Macy's fixes issues in a piecemeal way and that it lacks a unified vision for the future of the business ". (more...)
Hasbro makes takeover offer for Mattel, Wall Street Journal reports Hasbro makes takeover offer for Mattel, Wall Street Journal reports
- November 11, 2017

The company had revenue of $1.56 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.82 billion. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK raised its holdings in Mattel by 43.8% in the 2nd quarter. Following the completion of the sale, the director now directly owns 14,000 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $431,060. The shares price go down so far this year; showing a decline of -49.44% and added with positive flow of 6.83% during recent week. (more...)