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Salvation Army Angel Tree behind on donors, deadline is Friday Salvation Army Angel Tree behind on donors, deadline is Friday
- December 13, 2017

Volunteers are now gearing up for Distribution Day on Friday. Again we thanks all of you. Worthy said the Angel Tree program can ease the burden on parents during the holidays. 16, is the last day that we will be at the mall to accept those gifts". "They are just asking for things that they need". "They come through and they hear that bell and it just makes them feel like Christmas is today, and that's the best part", said Childs. (more...)
Lumpy Stock-:- Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO)
- December 13, 2017

Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 3.06. Eldorado Gold Corp (NYSE: EGO ) 52-week high price stands at $3.91 and low price stands at $1.10, its price distance from 52-week high is -68.29% while its distance from 52-week low price is 12.73%. (more...)
Met Office warns of frost and ice Met Office warns of frost and ice
- December 13, 2017

The yellow wind warning, which covers Galway, Mayo, Clare, Cork, Kerry and Limerick, will come into effect at noon tomorrow. The counties covered by this wind warning are among those hit hardest by Storm Ophelia just two months ago. There's also a risk of thunder - which we are kind of hoping means we're about to get the most badass weather type of them all, thundersnow. However temperatures are set to drop again to zero on last night. (more...)
Feds Prepare To Police The Internet After FCC Nixes Net Neutrality Rules Feds Prepare To Police The Internet After FCC Nixes Net Neutrality Rules
- December 13, 2017

The FCC is expected to approve a plan Thursday that would end consumer protections prohibiting internet service providers from discriminating against or favoring certain websites, known as net neutrality . Consumers of services charged for priority payments will likely bear those costs through increased prices. The FCC voted to reclassify broadband as vital telecommunications infrastructure. (more...)
Toshiba, Western Digital settle legal battle over chip unit sale Toshiba, Western Digital settle legal battle over chip unit sale
- December 13, 2017

Toshiba has been trying to sell its Toshiba Memory Corp. business unit, which is the second-largest supply of NAND flash memory chips in the world, to a consortium led by Bain Capital LP for $18 billion. Bain Capital partnered with South Korea's SK Hynix Inc and brought in U.S. buyers of Toshiba chips such as Apple and Dell in order to buy the division. (more...)
Glitch causes $14000 Uber ride Glitch causes $14000 Uber ride
- December 13, 2017

Anyone familiar with surge pricing knows how prices can shoot up with app-based cab providers. Uber at first refused to give him a refund, the website reported . "This is insane!" she tweeted. Uber later admitted the mistake and refunded his cash. You had best reconsider your rush hour Uber ride to Tim Horton's, because that last infusion of coffee and Timbits might cost you more than you anticipate - at least until Uber recognizes the error. (more...)
Bitcoin strong, but action is in alts - Litecoin triples since last week Bitcoin strong, but action is in alts - Litecoin triples since last week
- December 13, 2017

Litecoin also has bigger blocks, and more coins in circulation, making it more affordable and swift when transacting. In the past week, bitcoin saw approximately a 46 percent surge from $11,800 to a high on Tuesday of $17,273.69, according to Coindesk's price . (more...)
Is Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) A Safe Bet For Investors?
- December 13, 2017

About 15.48M shares traded. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) gross margin percentage stands at 70.1% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 21.7 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 12 Percent. (more...)
How Analysts Rated AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) Last Week? How Analysts Rated AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) Last Week?
- December 13, 2017

However the company reported $0.14 earnings per share for the same quarter during previous year. The performance for week is 9.00% and the performance for quarter is at -6.98%. It now trades at $33.23 and has returned 13.41% during the past week. The stock exchanged hands with 2567726 numbers of shares contrast to its average daily volume of 1.27M shares. (more...)
Forget What Wall Street Says: ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON), Abbott Laboratories (ABT)
- December 13, 2017

Rockefeller Financial holds 2.49% or 2.58M shares in its portfolio. Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT ) earnings have declined with a quarterly rate of -0.5% over the last 5 years. Kornitzer Ks holds 654,901 shares or 0.56% of its portfolio. 131,138 are held by Beaumont Prtn Lc. Argus Research maintained Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) on Friday, July 21 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Nvidia Titan V Benchmark Performance Emerges Nvidia Titan V Benchmark Performance Emerges
- December 12, 2017

It is a $3000 graphics card, which is designed completely with compute performance in mind for people working on AI, deep learning, 3D rendering, and other computationally intensive applications, as reported by GSM Arena . From outside, the Titan V card looks almost identical to the Titan Xp , save for the fancy cold gold color. This has happened multiple times in the past, where Nvidia constantly announces the fastest GPU in the history. (more...)
Wal (WMT) Stake Upped by United Services Automobile Association
- December 12, 2017

About 27,464 shares traded. Astec Industries, Inc. (ASTE) has risen 11.92% since December 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Bailard owns 6,395 shares or 0.04% of their U.S. portfolio. Putnam Llc invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Fiserv, Inc. (NYSE:MET). Capital holds 0.34% of its portfolio in MetLife, Inc. (more...)
Martin Investment Management LLC Acquires Shares of 110653 Walt Disney Co (DIS)
- December 12, 2017

Overall, 7.42 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 7.84 Million shares. Ativo Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Disney Walt Co Disney for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $162.42B market cap company. (more...)
Supreme shares in today?s stock market: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH)
- December 12, 2017

It has a 24.76 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, it had 81,900 students enrolled in its programs. Dowling & Yahnke Llc sold 1,763 shares as the company's stock rose 9.50% with the market. Vaughan Nelson Invest L P reported 1.4% in UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE: UNH ). Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 2,388,641 shares of the healthcare conglomerate's stock valued at $442,896,000 after purchasing an additional 2,264,242 shares during the period. (more...)
Top four supermarkets grow sales but lose market share Top four supermarkets grow sales but lose market share
- December 12, 2017

Nielsen's data shows Tesco had the most improved performance among the Big Four over the last 12 weeks, with sales up 3.4% year on year, followed by Sainsbury's at 1.9%. Similarly, J Sainsbury´s market share fell to 16.3% from 16.5%, despite sales rising 2% to £4.41bn. Shares in Tesco were up 0.5 percent at 0938 GMT, Sainsbury's was down 2.7 percent and Morrisons was down 2.9 percent. (more...)
The Antero Resources Corporation (AR) Shares Bought by Pacer Advisors Inc
- December 12, 2017

Range Res Corp Com now has $3.93 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.43% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $37.77. Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) has risen 23.62% since December 10, 2016 and is uptrending. Plante Moran Ltd Liability holds 127 shares. Elk Creek Partners Llc acquired 60,704 shares as Wageworks Inc (WAGE)'s stock declined 3.60%. 322,100 were accumulated by Adams Natural Fund. (more...)
Sensex falls as crude oil gains spark inflation worry Sensex falls as crude oil gains spark inflation worry
- December 12, 2017

Unwinding of positions in blue-chip stocks by participants ahead of index of industrial production (IIP) data and retail inflation, to be released after market hours today also dragged stocks down. economic data which provides the scope of global market stability". RBI last week kept its policy rate steady at 6 per cent as widely expected, but slightly softened its language on inflation by saying risks were "evenly balanced". (more...)
SEC chairman urges 'extreme caution' with cryptocurrencies SEC chairman urges 'extreme caution' with cryptocurrencies
- December 12, 2017

Earlier this month, the SEC released a statement claiming that it had filed charges against the organisers of the PlexCoin ICO in an alleged scam. "The technology on which cryptocurrencies and ICOs are based may prove to be disruptive, transformative and efficiency enhancing", his statement read. (more...)
United Kingdom inflation rate rises to 3.1%
- December 12, 2017

Inflation reached 3.1% in the year to November 2017, the highest level recorded for more than five years. "When Mark Carney pens his letter to the chancellor he'll have a ready answer as to why inflation is so high - we're still seeing the effect of the weaker pound filtering through to prices", said Ben Brettell, senior economist at Hargreaves Lansdown. (more...)
Zurich Insurance to acquire ANZ life unit for US$2.2b
- December 12, 2017

Zurich said it expects the deal to contribute to profitability immediately. ANZ CEO Shayne Elliott says the sale of OnePath Life was about finding a better fit for the product line so that customers could ultimately be better served. "Our global leadership has earmarked the Asia Pacific region to be a major engine of growth for the Zurich Group, and this opportunity allows us to accelerate that growth by building on our other recent Australian acquisitions". (more...)
Investec Asset Management LTD Purchases New Position in Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)
- December 12, 2017

Selz Capital Limited Liability Company reported 70,000 shares. Instead, they should also do their own research-such as reading the prospectus for new companies or for public companies, the quarterly and annual reports filed with the SEC-to confirm whether a particular investment is appropriate for them in light of their individual financial circumstances. (more...)
Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Shares Sold by Davidson Investment Advisors
- December 12, 2017

Gilead Sciences Inc now has $98.82 billion valuation. Gilead Sciences ( NASDAQ GILD ) traded up $1.66 during trading on Monday, reaching $75.88. About 5.98 million shares traded. Therefore 63% are positive. The Earnings Yield for Gilead Sciences, Inc . (NASDAQ: GILD ) rating on Wednesday, February 3. Morgan Stanley has "Equal-Weight" rating and $83 target. (more...)
Nuclear annihilation 'one tantrum away', Nobel peace prize victor warns Nuclear annihilation 'one tantrum away', Nobel peace prize victor warns
- December 12, 2017

Setsuko Thurlow, who was 13 when the US bomb devastated her Japanese city during the final weeks of World War II, spoke as a leading activist with the Nobel-winning International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons . "A choice between the two endings: the end of nuclear weapons or the end of us". Thurlow talked about her experience as a hibakusha survivor of the USA atomic bombing of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945, when she was 13 years old. (more...)
Brexit divorce bill dependent on future partnership agreement, says PM May Brexit divorce bill dependent on future partnership agreement, says PM May
- December 12, 2017

Ireland's deputy prime minister, Simon Coveney, has pointed out that the text of the agreement contradicts the UK Brexit Secretary's claims, as the British side agreed to uphold all commitments on the Irish border question no matter what trade arrangements it is offered by the EU. (more...)
European Union citizens' rights to be protected post Brexit, says MAY European Union citizens' rights to be protected post Brexit, says MAY
- December 12, 2017

The government struck a deal with Brussels last week on three priority separation issues, paving the way for European Union leaders meeting on Thursday and Friday to approve the start of trade talks. But Mr Davis claimed his words had been "completely twisted". "Despite the British government's co-equal and internationally binding responsibility for overseeing the peace process with the Irish Government, we have no confidence in its commitment to do so with impartiality or objectivity", ... (more...)