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Schlumberger NV (NYSE:SLB) gearing towards $0.50 dividends on Jan 12, 2018 Schlumberger NV (NYSE:SLB) gearing towards $0.50 dividends on Jan 12, 2018
- December 05, 2017

The company has a market capitalization of $89,668.01, a PE ratio of 50.18, a PEG ratio of 1.98 and a beta of 1.01. ( SLB ) traded up $1.88 during trading hours on Monday, reaching $64.73. Panagora Asset Incorporated holds 0.17% or 632,986 shares in its portfolio. 125,185 were reported by Villere St Denis J And Com Limited Liability Com. (more...)
EPS for Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Expected At $0.62
- December 05, 2017

About 327,171 shares traded. Art Ltd Llc has 0.02% invested in Radian Group Inc. Oracle Corporation's institutional ownership is 59.3%, while its institutional transactions stand at -0.22%. UBS reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $57.00 target price (up from $52.00) on shares of Oracle in a report on Friday, September 15th. The company has a consensus rating of "Buy" and an average target price of $54.85. (more...)
US Supreme Court backs Donald Trump's 'Muslim travel ban' US Supreme Court backs Donald Trump's 'Muslim travel ban'
- December 05, 2017

The justices, with two dissenting votes out of nine, granted the administration's request to lift injunctions imposed by lower courts blocking the ban. Lawyers for Hawaii, one of the challengers to the travel bans, said there was no reason for the Supreme Court to back away from the "equitable determination, dutifully adhered to by the court below", that it had already made. (more...)
S&P, Nasdaq end lower as Wall St sells the tax news S&P, Nasdaq end lower as Wall St sells the tax news
- December 05, 2017

US stocks opened sharply higher on Monday as investors cheered passage of the Senate's tax bill over the weekend, CNBC reported. At the same time, technology stocks slumped and gave up a chunk of the gains that have made them the best-performing part of the market by far this year. (more...)
Kids learn computer science at Hour of Code event Kids learn computer science at Hour of Code event
- December 05, 2017

Amazon, Microsoft, and Facebook have donated more than $10 million each to Code.org since its inception. And yet, only 11 states have created K-12 computer science standards. "I'm thrilled to announce the launch of CSforCA to make sure every California student has access to high-quality computer science education". To celebrate Computer Science Week , and the Hour of Code initiative , there are a range of computers science events happening across the Asia Pacific region , this December, ... (more...)
It's here: Amazon finally launches in Australia It's here: Amazon finally launches in Australia
- December 05, 2017

Site highlights each day to your inbox. Amazon will be launching with both its Amazon Marketplace offering as well as retail, which includes Amazon's own products, across 23 categories which is quite an extensive category selection for Amazon compared with its other launches in other regions around the world. (more...)
'Very young' Fabregas happy at Chelsea 'Very young' Fabregas happy at Chelsea
- December 05, 2017

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte explains how Cesc Fabregas has worked his way back into the team. "I am only 30". 'Physically, I feel, not better than ever because it's been many years and don't remember exactly, but the fittest I've been in the last few years. (more...)
Stock Upsurging Yielding Gains in Session Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX)
- December 04, 2017

It has outperformed by 23.50% the S&P500. Ycg Llc bought 34,977 shares as the company's stock declined 14.09% while stock markets rallied. The Strategic Global Advisors Llc holds 96,566 shares with $6.17 million value, up from 59,163 last quarter. (more...)
Senators to FCC: Investigate phony public comments Senators to FCC: Investigate phony public comments
- December 04, 2017

The FCC acknowledges the problem but points out that numerous fraudulent comments come from people or groups who support the current net neutrality rules. In addition, according to Hart, 400,000 comments backing the rules appeared to originate from a Russian mailing address. Last month, Schneiderman criticized the FCC for its failure to cooperate in his office's ongoing investigation into the fake comments, which it began in June, making repeated contacts to the FCC over the subsequent ... (more...)
CVS to buy insurance giant Aetna in $69 billion deal CVS to buy insurance giant Aetna in $69 billion deal
- December 04, 2017

The consideration comprises $145 per share in cash and 0.8378 CVS shares for each Aetna share . Such a deal would combine a health insurer that covers around 22 million people with a company that runs 9,700 drugstores and more than 1,100 walk-in medical clinics. (more...)
AK Steel (NYSE:AKS) Upgraded to "Outperform" by
- December 04, 2017

The collective rating of 2.5 for AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) also leans strongly towards the neutral end of the spectrum. The stock of AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, July 27. (more...)
#Dialog attempts to reassure on #Apple business as share price falls further #Dialog attempts to reassure on #Apple business as share price falls further
- December 04, 2017

Dialog has designed the iPhone's power chips for a decade and relies on Apple for around three quarters of its revenue. Dialog, which supplies chips for iPhones, iPads and watches, conceded in a statement Monday that Apple could be about to move its chip design in-house. (more...)
Are Analysts Bullish Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) After Last Week? Are Analysts Bullish Signet Jewelers Limited (NYSE:SIG) After Last Week?
- December 04, 2017

The stock increased 0.80% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $37.6. The company has a 50-day moving average of $63.16 and a 200 day moving average of $76.42. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, January 15 by UBS. The stock of Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, November 22 by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
Toys R USA eyes United Kingdom store closures Toys R USA eyes United Kingdom store closures
- December 04, 2017

An Aberdeen Toys R Us store is set to close as part of a restructure process. The toy chain, which has been loss-making for several years now, said there will be no disruption for customers shopping through the Christmas and New Year period. (more...)
CME Group sets date for Bitcoin futures launch CME Group sets date for Bitcoin futures launch
- December 04, 2017

Cboe Global Markets has announced that Cboe Futures Exchange plans to offer trading in bitcoin futures beginning at 5:00 p.m. CT on Sunday, December 10, 2017, at the start of Global Trading Hours. Bitstamp, GDAX, itBit and Kraken are the constituent exchanges that now contribute the pricing data for calculating the BRR. At the time the loss was valued at $450 million (€380 million), but at current exchange rates the coins would be worth more than $9 billion. (more...)
How Facebook made the Winkevoss twins Bitcoin BILLIONARES! How Facebook made the Winkevoss twins Bitcoin BILLIONARES!
- December 04, 2017

The brother saw Bitcoin as a missing piece of the digital economy that would change the way of a transaction which is made now. Former Olympic rowers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss disclosed in 2013 that they owned $11 million worth of bitcoin. (more...)
Qualcomm confirms receiving Broadcom's board nominees Qualcomm confirms receiving Broadcom's board nominees
- December 04, 2017

After a failed attempt to buy Qualcomm Inc., Broadcom Ltd. unveiled Monday the names of 11 new directors it wants appointed to Qualcomm's board, while emphasizing it would rather talk to the company about a deal. We have repeatedly attempted to engage with Qualcomm, and despite stockholder and customer support for the transaction, Qualcomm has ignored those opportunities. (more...)
Bitcoin crime crackdown just another buying opportunity Bitcoin crime crackdown just another buying opportunity
- December 04, 2017

The Treasury has revealed plans to regulate bitcoin, bringing the crypto-currency under its anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism rules in a bid to stamp out its use for illegal means. I would be surprised if the committee doesn't have an inquiry next year. But after falling from $11,725 to $10,940 yesterday, it has recovered most of that ground and is now trading at $11,291. (more...)
December 4th is National Cookie Day! December 4th is National Cookie Day!
- December 04, 2017

Customers will also receive 40% off of any holiday and signature cookie packages. This northeastern chain delivers warm cookies as promptly as pizza, but its National Cookie Day promotion is in-store only. (Of course you are.) Happy National Cookie Day! The grocery store is offering 50 percent discount on cookies from the store's cookie bar. The treat will be available for $2.99 for a limited time, and on December 4, all Cinnabon locations will be offering a free 8-ounce bottle of ... (more...)
Airlines Ban Smart Suitcases, Luggage Over Risk Of Fire Airlines Ban Smart Suitcases, Luggage Over Risk Of Fire
- December 04, 2017

Delta also said Friday that they would institute a similar police beginning on January 15. One of the better known smart luggage brands is Away, a millennial-friendly operation started in early 2016 by former executives at Warby Parker , the popular mail-order glasses store. (more...)
Co-op burnishes ecological credentials with 'best before' date ban Co-op burnishes ecological credentials with 'best before' date ban
- December 04, 2017

The heavily reduced products will remain on sale for one month past their Best Before date. A major retailer has become the first to start selling food that is past its " best before " date in a drive to reduce food waste. Donations for more than 80,000 meals were collected past year and donated to 22 food banks across the East Anglia. The statement, which has since been verified as legitimate by the company's Twitter account, says an estimated 20-30 crates of leftover food from each ... (more...)
Facebook opens new office in London Facebook opens new office in London
- December 04, 2017

The new site will also be home to the LDN_LAB in-house, start-up incubator, created to support digital start-ups in the UK. The new hires - predominately in engineering roles and to be recruited over the next year - will bring the number of staff working for Facebook in the United Kingdom to 2,300. (more...)
Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) Rating Kept at Needham Today
- December 04, 2017

The company has market cap of $162.02 million. The stock decreased 0.08% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $155.87. 1,263,863 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,031,883. Bb&T holds 7,456 shares. Tiverton Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability reported 0.99% stake. 325 are held by 1832 Asset Mngmt Lp. Comerica owns 23,716 shares. Analysts await Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (more...)
(CSCO) Shares Bought by OMERS ADMINISTRATION Corp
- December 04, 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc . (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 13.20% since December 3, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 17.57% the S&P500. F&V Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Cisco Sys Inc (CSCO) by 61.05% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Golden Krust CEO dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound Golden Krust CEO dead from self-inflicted gunshot wound
- December 04, 2017

With his family's help, Hawthorne opened the first Golden Krust store in the Bronx in 1989 upon arriving from Jamaica at the age of 21 with a secret recipe for beef patties, spicy beef encased in flaky dough, a popular staple of the island nation. (more...)