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Less shoppers think Black Friday is worth the trouble Less shoppers think Black Friday is worth the trouble
- November 25, 2017

Some stores, like Boscov's, opened doors as early as 6 a.m.to welcome bargain fanatics. "Black Friday is a holiday tradition so just as many people eat turkey on Thanksgiving, people like to spend time with their families and the craziness of shopping at a store", said Lyndsey Hover, the Store Team Leader Thursday night at Super Target in Mishawaka. (more...)
Amazon employees on strike in Italy and Germany on Black Friday Amazon employees on strike in Italy and Germany on Black Friday
- November 24, 2017

The chief of the CISL umbrella labor syndicate, Annamaria Furlan, called on Amazon to work with unions for "proper industrial relations, employment stability and dignified salaries". A view of the new Amazon logistic center with the company's logo in Dortmund, Germany November 14, 2017. Amazon is a good employer. In Italy , where unemployment is a major issue, the USA firm has created about 2,000 full-time jobs, the company said. (more...)
Valuation & Quant Update on Microsoft Corporation (NasdaqGS:MSFT)
- November 24, 2017

Enterprise Financial Services Corp's holdings in Microsoft Corporation were worth $1,125,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.82 in Q2 2017. 37,186 are owned by Amalgamated Fincl Bank. Camelot Portfolios Limited Company stated it has 9,620 shares or 0.33% of all its holdings. Tru Of Virginia Va holds 218,118 shares or 2.27% of its portfolio. (more...)
Why the Crown Resorts Limited share price is falling today Why the Crown Resorts Limited share price is falling today
- November 24, 2017

British bookmaker William Hill has clarified that it has held "very preliminary" discussions with CrownBet , the 62%-owned online wagering business of Australia's Crown Resorts, regarding a possible combination with William Hill Australia. (more...)
Russian Federation remains China's top oil supplier for eighth month Russian Federation remains China's top oil supplier for eighth month
- November 24, 2017

After days of talks, Moscow and Riyadh now agree on the need to announce an additional period of cuts at the November 30 meeting, the people said , asking not to be named because the conversations are private. Russian Federation is ready to discuss prolonging the cuts at next week's meeting, Energy Minister Alexander Novak told reporters in Santa Cruz, Bolivia earlier Friday. (more...)
Dish and CBS reach deal after Thanksgiving NFL blackout Dish and CBS reach deal after Thanksgiving NFL blackout
- November 24, 2017

CBS's president of television network distribution Ray Hopkins released a statement . The blackout was criticized by those on social media including Cowboys and Chargers fans who were not able to watch the Thanksgiving Day game. Dish says the channels are now being restored to its customers. The deal, which includes all CBS-owned stations, as well as CBS Sports Network, Pop and Smithsonian Channel, comes after almost three days of no CBS programming from the cable provider. (more...)
Hundreds of Las Vegas Victims File Lawsuit Hundreds of Las Vegas Victims File Lawsuit
- November 24, 2017

Victims have accused Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino operator MGM Resorts International of failing to "properly monitor" the activities of terrorist Stephen Paddock , who killed 58 people when he fired hundreds of rounds into the festival crowd from his room at the hotel. (more...)
Mahindra and Uber partner for EVs in India Mahindra and Uber partner for EVs in India
- November 24, 2017

The tie-up follows the auto maker's partnership this week with Zoomcar, a vehicle rental company, to use the e20Plus vehicle. In 2016-17 electric auto sales in India stood at 2,000 units, accounting for a meager 0.07 percent of total passenger vehicle sales (3,046,727 units). (more...)
Invesco Municipal Opportunity Trust (VMO) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.36
- November 24, 2017

Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a certain period of time. These indicators are momentum based. Overall, volume was down 5.40% under the stocks normal daily volume. The 50-day is 12.62, and the 7-day is sitting at 12.64. In the investing realm, using the moving average for technical equity analysis is still very popular among traders and investors. (more...)
The Steam Autumn Sale has begun The Steam Autumn Sale has begun
- November 24, 2017

The games-centric software distribution platform is promising " great deals across the Steam catalogue throughout Black Friday and Cyber Monday ". They will also have enough time to compare the offers with other Black Friday Sales from Origin , Ubisoft Store , GOG or Humble Bundle Sales. (more...)
Winnipeg malls bracing for big Black Friday crowds Winnipeg malls bracing for big Black Friday crowds
- November 24, 2017

Everyone has a different reason for hitting the mall on Thanksgiving day! "I put them all in family order of what I have to buy", said shopper Pam Burdett. Online spending is expected to surpass $100 billion for the first time this holiday season. "She's going to get to the $75 and I'm going to get the free bag. (more...)
S&P maintains status quo, keeps outlook on India stable S&P maintains status quo, keeps outlook on India stable
- November 24, 2017

The "Baa3" rating was the lowest investment grade - just a notch above "junk" status. Though it considered and acknowledged the measures being taken by the government, the outlook for Indian economy was retained to be stable. Moody's Investors Service had last week upgraded India's sovereign credit rating for the first time in almost 14 years, saying continued progress on economic and institutional reforms would boost the country's growth potential. (more...)
Black Friday shopping lasts all night at in Anthem Black Friday shopping lasts all night at in Anthem
- November 24, 2017

Dacia have announced they will be giving the " Black Friday" madness a wide berth. "They let me be", she said with a laugh. At the start of the holiday season, consumer spending rose 16.8 per cent year-over-year until 5 p.m. Stores offering Black Friday deals a. A whopping 70-plus percent of Americans said they plan to spend some money during the Thanksgiving/Black Friday shopping period. (more...)
Lamborghini Urus accidentally revealed in Corsa mode video Lamborghini Urus accidentally revealed in Corsa mode video
- November 24, 2017

Foreign automotive media reported that the new Lamborghini Urus will get under the hood a 4.0-liter V8 engine with dual turbo, whose power is 650 horsepower at 850 Nm maximum torque. Urus is based on the same platform hat is used to build the Bentley Bentayga and Audi Q7. According to R&D chief Maurizio Reggiani, the Urus' design, although applied to an unfamiliar body shape, is "pure Lamborghini". (more...)
Japan flash manufacturing PMI signals the strongest improvement since March 2014 Japan flash manufacturing PMI signals the strongest improvement since March 2014
- November 24, 2017

A reading above 50.0 on the index indicates industry expansion, below indicates contraction. Among components, output, new orders, employment all increased at faster rates in November. The composite output index, which measures the combined output of both the manufacturing and service sectors rose to a 79 month peak of from 56.0, compared to expectations for 56.0. (more...)
Novavax, Inc. (NVAX) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.01 EPS
- November 24, 2017

Profund Advisors LLC now owns 120,775 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock worth $139,000 after purchasing an additional 455 shares during the last quarter. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This article was originally reported by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.24) EPS. (more...)
First Houston Capital Inc. Grows Holdings in Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL)
- November 24, 2017

It has outperformed by 36.90% the S&P500. Capital Planning Advisors Llc increased Oracle Corp ( ORCL ) stake by 7.81% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Wealth Architects Ltd Co has invested 0.24% of its portfolio in Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ). British Columbia Invest Mgmt Corp has invested 0.26% of its portfolio in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS). (more...)
RK Nagar goes to polls on December 21 RK Nagar goes to polls on December 21
- November 24, 2017

The poll body also said the bypoll for assembly constituencies in Arunachal Pradesh (Pakke Kasang, Likabali), Uttar Pradesh (Sikandra) and West Bengal (Sabang) will also be held on the same day. Later the Sasikala faction broke into two with Palaniswami leading one. These two leaders had been in opposing splinter groups of the party the last time the by-election had been announced. (more...)
Diehard shoppers bundle up, get in line early for Black Friday deals Diehard shoppers bundle up, get in line early for Black Friday deals
- November 24, 2017

Cyber Monday Hero are a team of deal analysts who compare the most popular Cyber Monday and Black Friday products on sale each year. However, the problem with the best Amazon Black Friday Deals in 2017 is the fact that the online retailer doesn't put out ads like most other retailers. (more...)
The Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Downgraded by BMO Capital Markets The Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Downgraded by BMO Capital Markets
- November 24, 2017

The stock decreased 0.21% or $0.08 on November 22, reaching $37.83. About 213,775 shares traded. PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) has risen 12.20% since November 23, 2016 and is uptrending. Tortoise Investment Management LLC now owns 3,309 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $104,000 after acquiring an additional 878 shares during the period. (more...)
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX), Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX), Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)
- November 24, 2017

Wrapmanager Inc. now owns 44,895 shares of the natural resource company's stock worth $592,000 after buying an additional 144 shares during the last quarter. equities analysts anticipate that Freeport-McMoran will post 1.07 EPS for the current year. It also reduced Visa Inc (Put) (NYSE:V) stake by 55,611 shares and now owns 17,300 shares. (more...)
Union Government constitutes Task Force for drafting New Direct Tax Legislation Union Government constitutes Task Force for drafting New Direct Tax Legislation
- November 24, 2017

Dr. Arvind Subramanian , Chief Economic Adviser (CEA), will be a permanent Special Invitee in the Task Force. According to the statement, the committee has been asked to draft a direct tax legislation keeping in view the tax system prevalent in various countries, the worldwide best practices and economic needs of the country. (more...)
Havmor sells ice-cream biz to Lotte for Rs1,020 crore Havmor sells ice-cream biz to Lotte for Rs1,020 crore
- November 24, 2017

It boasts of a parlour network operating across 14 states in India. For now, Chona would focus on running Havmor's 60 eateries and 20 restaurant chain business apart from its premium ice cream cafe brand Huber and Holly. Its key brands in the Indian market include Choco Pie, Eclairs, Coffee Bite, Lacto King among others. The two manufacturing facilities run by Havmor are also looking at capacity expansion from 2,50,000 litres per day to 3,50,000 litres per day, which was supposed to help ... (more...)
Holowesko Partners LTD Has Raised Its Bank Amer (BAC) Holding; Exterran (EXTN) Sellers Increased By 11.93% Their Shorts Holowesko Partners LTD Has Raised Its Bank Amer (BAC) Holding; Exterran (EXTN) Sellers Increased By 11.93% Their Shorts
- November 24, 2017

Theleme Partners Llp who had been investing in Bank Amer Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $277.35B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.37% or $0.1 on November 22, reaching $26.66. Therefore 43% are positive. UBS Group AG set a $27.00 price objective on shares of Bank of America Corporation and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday, October 16th. (more...)
Mitsubishi Materials unit falsifies quality data of aircraft parts Mitsubishi Materials unit falsifies quality data of aircraft parts
- November 24, 2017

Mitsubishi Cable Industries Ltd. rewrote information about seal materials, while Mitsubishi Shindoh Co. Another unit, Mitsubishi Aluminum Co., also supplied products with falsified specification data, but these have already been confirmed safe for continued use by the firm and its clients, according to Mitsubishi Materials. (more...)