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YouTube Sees Brands Pull Ads Over Images of Children YouTube Sees Brands Pull Ads Over Images of Children
- November 28, 2017

The decision made by the brands comes despite YouTube laying out a plan that will see it taking a tougher stance on predatory behaviour and exploitative videos in order to keep kids safer on the platform in future. "As a outcome, we are enforcing an immediate stop of all YouTube advertising until we are confident the appropriate safeguards are in place". YouTube is under fire as media reports have revealed that the platform has serious problems moderating user-generated content. (more...)
Both Tumblr's founder and head of communications have left the company Both Tumblr's founder and head of communications have left the company
- November 28, 2017

Tumblr ultimately became part of Verizon's Oath subsidiary through the telco's $4.5 billion Yahoo acquisition this year . By 2016, Tumblr's market value plummeted to nearly zero value, as both Yahoo and Tumblr failed to grow the platform as it competed against Facebook and Twitter. (more...)
Home Loans: US Bankcorp, Wells Fargo Mortgage Rates Nov 25, 2017 Home Loans: US Bankcorp, Wells Fargo Mortgage Rates Nov 25, 2017
- November 28, 2017

About 6.57 million shares traded. Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ) has risen 9.67% since November 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.03% the S&P500. The stock of Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ) earned "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, November 13. Abner Herrman & Brock Limited Liability Corp has invested 2.44% in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ). (more...)
Hosking Partners LLP Buys 4402 Shares of Union Pacific Co. (UNP)
- November 28, 2017

QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) has risen 9.31% since November 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.78% the S&P500. Valley National Advisers Inc increased Union Pac Corp ( UNP ) stake by 2120.79% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (more...)
Why superhero movies tell the same story Why superhero movies tell the same story
- November 28, 2017

Yet, this ranked as one of the most uneven movies I've ever watched, with some of the humor scoring and other falling flat, and it being much the same with the characters and the story. There's been a lot of talk over the past few days about the Justice League , specifically among Snyder fans that believe there is a Snyder-cut of Justice League with a lot of DC fans are asking Warner Bros for. (more...)
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)- Stocks Shining Bright on Wall Street Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN)- Stocks Shining Bright on Wall Street
- November 28, 2017

The Meiji Yasuda Asset Management Company Ltd holds 14,626 shares with $14.16M value, up from 14,309 last quarter. Girard Partners Ltd who had been investing in Amazon Com Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $571.50 billion market cap company. (more...)
General Motors Company (GM)
- November 28, 2017

Other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. State of Alaska Department of Revenue lifted its position in General Motors by 10.5% during the 2nd quarter. In other General Motors news, President Daniel Ammann sold 50,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 13th. (more...)
Unusual Volume Spikes For: Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL) Unusual Volume Spikes For: Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (MRVL)
- November 28, 2017

It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Baker Avenue Asset Management Lp increased Marvell Technology Group Ltd Ord ( MRVL ) stake by 76.58% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. The company has market cap of $107.43 million. The Firm is engaged in the design, development and sale of integrated circuits. It has a 131.78 P/E ratio. (more...)
Great Lakes Advisors LLC Sells 149678 Shares of Intel Corporation Great Lakes Advisors LLC Sells 149678 Shares of Intel Corporation
- November 28, 2017

It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. Navellier & Associates Inc decreased Banco Santander (BSBR) stake by 52.43% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Following the transaction, the insider now directly owns 1,536 shares of the company's stock, valued at $71,777.28. (more...)
Active Volume Stock: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Active Volume Stock: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)
- November 28, 2017

CAPITAL RESEARCH GLOBAL INVESTORS also announced decreased position in Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) during the quarter. It has underperformed by 9.03% the S&P500. VANGUARD GROUP INC owned 2.71% of Salesforce.com, inc. 487,909 are held by California Employees Retirement System. Volume approached 1.05 million shares vs. (more...)
Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO)
- November 28, 2017

The stock increased 0.11% or $0.04 on November 24, reaching $36.49. Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN)'s latest quote $38.03 $0.04 0.11% will find technical support in $37.85 a share and a breakdown below this region would be a significantly bearish signal for Devon Energy Corporation traders. (more...)
High-End Buyers Boost US New Home Sales High-End Buyers Boost US New Home Sales
- November 28, 2017

New-home sales rose in October, with sales of new, single-family homes up 18.7 percent to 685,000, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). "Through the volatility, sales have averaged a 613,000 annual rate so far this year, up from 561,000, on average, in 2016, 503,000 in 2015 and 440,000 in 2014", he said in a research note. (more...)
Will Teva's Restructuring Stop the Bleeding? Will Teva's Restructuring Stop the Bleeding?
- November 28, 2017

The new structure aims to streamline operations across regions and functions, "leveraging scale, enhancing agility, extracting efficiencies and providing increased proximity to the markets", Teva said in a statement. Dr. Hafrun Fridriksdottir as Executive Vice President of Global R&D. He has previously served as chief commercial officer, global specialty medicine, as interim head of Teva's European specialty business, and as president and CEO for Teva's North America generics ... (more...)
Dissecting the Investment Cases for Marathon Patent Group, Inc
- November 28, 2017

The company moved in the past week with shift of 340.74%. Along with these its last twelve month performance is stands at -18.27% while moved 497.39% for the past six months according to Finviz reported data. The stock exchanged hands with 44,392,783 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 831.46K shares. Further, company shares have been seen trading -35.04% off of the 52 week high and 1090.00% away from the 52 week low. (more...)
Alleged ASIO hackers charged in the United States
- November 28, 2017

He said , "These conspirators masked their criminal conspiracy by exploiting unwitting computers, called hop points, conducting spearphish email campaigns to gain unauthorised access to corporate computers, and deploying malicious code to infiltrate the victim computer networks". (more...)
Sen. Schumer calls for crackdown on at-home DNA testing kits Sen. Schumer calls for crackdown on at-home DNA testing kits
- November 27, 2017

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer speaks about the Senate Republican's healthcare bill at the U.S. Capitol on June 27. A surge in the popularity of DNA heritage websites poses a potential privacy problem for thousands of unsuspecting users, according to Sen. (more...)
TransCanada recovers 44000-plus gallons of oil from Keystone spill TransCanada recovers 44000-plus gallons of oil from Keystone spill
- November 27, 2017

Spills from the Keystone pipeline, including one in South Dakota this month, have exceeded the amount predicted by its developer before the pipeline began operating, Reuters reported Monday. Conditions include construction standards and environmental requirements. " They testified that this is going to be a state-of-the-art pipeline ", Gary Hanson, a member of South Dakota's Public Utilities Commission, told Reuters. (more...)
Budweiser's future for beer: sending barley to space next month Budweiser's future for beer: sending barley to space next month
- November 27, 2017

Twenty Budweiser barley seeds will be sent to the International Space Station (ISS), package in two Space Tango CubeLabs - shoebox-sized facilities that host small-scale experiments. The seedlings will be analyzed by the "innovation team". Barley will be sent to the International Space Station and studied in the galactic environment. (more...)
Gas prices poised to rise this week Gas prices poised to rise this week
- November 27, 2017

The national average has increased 3.4 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 37.9 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago. The agreement is supposed to expire in early 2018. With the increase in demand caused by Thanksgiving travel over, analysts will be watching the outcome of the OPEC meeting, said Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis for GasBuddy. (more...)
Trading Statistics of The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Trading Statistics of The Walt Disney Company (DIS)
- November 27, 2017

The stock decreased 0.10% or $0.1 on November 24, reaching $102.64. About 121 shares traded. More interesting news about Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS ) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: "Walt Disney Co Has More Buyout Options Than You Think" published on November 08, 2017 as well as Cnbc.com's news article titled: "21st Century Fox has been holding talks to sell most of the company to Disney ..." with publication date: November 06, 2017. (more...)
Emis Group Plc (EMIS) Insider Sells 7114 Shares of Stock Emis Group Plc (EMIS) Insider Sells 7114 Shares of Stock
- November 27, 2017

The stock has "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Tuesday, July 18. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, August 25 by Peel Hunt. As per Friday, February 17, the company rating was maintained by UBS. The stock of Hogg Robinson Group plc (LON:HRG) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, November 25 by Panmure Gordon. Emis Group Plc (LON:EMIS) insider Peter Southby sold 7,114 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 17th. (more...)
Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) Insider Sells 23250 Shares of Stock
- November 27, 2017

Its shares finally traded at $116.51 a share. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 34.52% since November 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 10.79% the S&P500. It also reduced its holding in Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) by 2,643 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 5,525 shares, and cut its stake in Vanguard Interm (BIV). (more...)
Court blocks Uber ride-sharing in Israel Court blocks Uber ride-sharing in Israel
- November 27, 2017

The Israeli court injunction against Uber is the latest in a string of global setbacks relating to sexual harassment, data privacy and business practices. The convenience of tapping on a phone for a ride has lured tens millions of riders worldwide to use Uber. "They take drivers who have not had training and official tests". (more...)
United Kingdom law would require drone users to pass safety awareness tests United Kingdom law would require drone users to pass safety awareness tests
- November 27, 2017

To support the new rules, the government is working with manufacturers to use geo-fencing to prevent drones from entering restricted zones, while it has also launched an initiative to invite cities to become test beds to advance the technology. (more...)
IShares Currency Hedged MSCI UK (HEWU) Rises 0.35% for Nov 26
- November 27, 2017

The Average Directional Index or ADX is technical analysis indicator used to discern if a market is trending or not trending. The ADX measures the strength or weakness of a particular trend. EAFE Index MSCI Ishares (EFA)'s Williams %R presently stands at -2.37. The fund owned 169,785 shares of the exchange traded fund's stock after purchasing an additional 2,584 shares during the period. (more...)