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Over 1 mln United Kingdom homes, businesses still lack decent broadband

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However, a swathe of United Kingdom properties can not hit these speeds, particularly in rural areas where some buildings are a good distance from telephone exchanges or broadband street cabinets. Ofcom also found that although 58 percent of the United Kingdom population can now get indoor 4G, up from 40 percent, it was concerned that just 43 percent could get 4G from all four major operators and that coverage on trains, roads and in rural areas was still poor. Read More »

USPS Christmas deadlines are approaching

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Some holiday thieves are trailing delivery trucks to strike. "We are delivering packages seven days a week in larger cities and smaller cities where volumes merit". During this week, almost 3 billion pieces of First Class Mail, including greeting cards, will be processed and delivered. More than 7 million have already enrolled in Informed Delivery , according to a USPS press release. Read More »

CSX shares tumble after CEO's medical leave

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Chief Operating Officer James Foote will serve as acting CEO of the Jacksonville, Florida, company. Shares of the railroad-provider CSX Corporation tumbled in trading on Friday after the company announced that its CEO has taken medical leave. Read More »

Shelton Capital Management Has $6.41 Million Holdings in Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

Another trade for 94,409 shares valued at $3.21M was sold by DAMELIO FRANK A. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has declined 2.76% since December 15, 2016 and is downtrending. On Thursday, August 13 the stock rating was upgraded by Zacks to "Sell". The stock has "Buy" rating by DA Davidson on Monday, June 27. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, January 19 by Credit Agricole. Read More »

Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) Stake Raised by Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC

About 22.17M shares traded. It has outperformed by 12.26% the S&P500. Among 28 analysts covering Medtronic ( NYSE:MDT ), 18 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. On Thursday, September 28 BLOCK ARTHUR R sold $156,931 worth of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) or 4,091 shares. $83,175 worth of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) was sold by BACON KENNETH J . Read More »

Billionaire Barry Sherman, wife, found dead in their Toronto mansion, officials say

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Ontario's minister of economic development has also tweeted about the deaths. "A very, very sad day", he wrote. The Globe and Mail said a family friend confirmed relatives were told the deceased are Barry and his wife Honey. Toronto police say two deaths reported at a home in an upscale neighbourhood are being treated as suspicious. Taylor said that a "death investigation" is taking place and that the coroner is investigating. Read More »

Private equity firm KKR wins auction for Unilever's spreads business

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Anglo-Dutch food and consumer giant Unilever said Friday it had reached a 6.8-billion-euro ($8-billion) deal with United States private equity giant KKR to sell its margarines business. Three years ago Unilever announced it was hiving off its US and European margarine business into its own "baking, cooking and spreads" unit that would allow it to manage its own costs and make decisions independent of the rest of the company. Read More »

GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.64 Per Share

Shares of GlaxoSmithKline ( GSK ) traded down $0.20 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $34.66. About 3.55 million shares traded. Kellogg Company (NYSE:K) has declined 5.60% since December 14, 2016 and is downtrending. Oddo & Cie maintained the shares of GSK in report on Friday, November 6 with "Reduce" rating. The company was upgraded on Monday, October 12 by JP Morgan. Read More »

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO) Undervalued by 13

Buffington Mohr Mcneal who had been investing in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $75.70 billion market cap company. Dougherty & Company downgraded the shares of FIT in report on Thursday, August 6 to "Neutral" rating. Since August 2, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 6 sales for $9.13 million activity. Read More »

Investors Recap - NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

Overland Advisors Llc who had been investing in Nxp Semiconductors N V for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $39.29 billion market cap company. Investors sentiment increased to 0.82 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.67, from 1.02 in 2017Q1. Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Read More »

Centre raises customs duty on some electronic items including TV

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In order to boost the "Make-in-India" initiative, the Centre on Friday hiked import duties on smartphones, television sets, microwave and LED lamps among other electronic items. Goods import for India in the seven months ending in October increased by 22 percent to $256.4 billion from 2016. Minister of electronics and IT, Ravi Shankar Prasad, had recently said about 95 mobile manufacturing factories have come up in India and India is becoming a big hub of electronics and mobile ... Read More »

$0.42 EPS Expected for Netflix, Inc. (NFLX)

It has outperformed by 58.64% the S&P500. Carl Icahn increased its stake in Freeport (FCX) by 0.39% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Whittier Trust Co who had been investing in Cardinal Health Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $18.99 billion market cap company. Read More »

(FOXA) Shares Bought by Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC

Malaga Cove Capital Llc who had been investing in Twenty First Centy Fox Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $65.20B market cap company. (NYSE:BAX) earned "Hold" rating by Citigroup on Thursday, August 17. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Monday, October 30. Financial Counselors Inc decreased Vanguard S&P 500 Etf (VOO) stake by 5,291 shares to 88,707 valued at $19.70M in 2017Q2. Read More »

Hungary hails European Union chief's refugee quota rejection

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Greece and Italy have had to play host to tens of thousands of migrants who have landed there after crossing the Mediterranean or Aegean seas, severely stretching the two countries' resources. As migrant arrivals to Greece from Turkey increase, Tsipras is to meet on Friday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to discuss the EU-Turkey pact signed previous year and aimed at curbing undocumented migration. Read More »

Delta agrees to purchase up to 200 Airbus jets

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Delta Air Lines has confirmed that it will be ordering 100 A321neo aircraft from Airbus , with Boeing having missed out after speculation suggested that Delta had also been considering its 737 Max 10 models. Boeing has accused Bombardier of selling the C Series to Delta at unfairly low prices, and the U.S. Commerce Department has recommended a preliminary 300% tariff on the import of the jets. Read More »

Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts

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BMO Capital Markets restated a "hold" rating and issued a $150.00 price target on shares of Sanderson Farms in a research note on Friday, October 13th. Riverhead Capital Management LLC boosted its holdings in Sanderson Farms by 49.9% in the second quarter. The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 16,426 shares of the company's stock worth $1,900,000 after purchasing an additional 170 shares during the period. Read More »

General Electric Company (GE) Analysts See $0.28 EPS

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Norris Perne & French Llp who had been investing in General Electric Co Com for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $152.98 billion market cap company. Finally, Vetr raised General Electric from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating and set a $23.28 target price for the company in a research report on Monday, October 30th. Read More »

Bluebird bio (NASDAQ:BLUE) Coverage Initiated at Canaccord Genuity

Maxim Group reiterated a "hold" rating on shares of bluebird bio in a report on Monday, May 15th. It has outperformed by 95.64% the S&P500. The company's quarterly revenue was up 397.4% compared to the same quarter last year. Jabre Cap Prtn Sa owns 10,000 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. (NASDAQ:BMRN) by 1.10M shares in the quarter, for a total of 5.91M shares, and has risen its stake in Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY). Read More »

Could Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) Change Direction After Less Shorts?

Hartline Investment Corp, which manages about $366.93 million and $313.53 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Nvidia Corp (NASDAQ:NVDA) by 3,152 shares to 47,637 shares, valued at $6.89M in 2017Q2, according to the filing. The stock of Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Friday, September 22. The rating was initiated by Guggenheim with "Buy" on Wednesday, January 20. Read More »

Trump's Labor Board Overturns Obama 'Joint Employer' Rule

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The board said Thursday that the former Democratic majority (President Donald Trump appointed two Republicans earlier in the year to give the party a 3-2 majority-its first in a decade) overstepped its authority by altering the legal definitions of employment. Read More »

Days after first gold coin, Alton's Salvation Army finds another in kettle

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That is one-third of their overall annual budget. Mirani State High School student and part-time busker Zoe McLellan melted her mum's heart after telling her she wanted her money to go towards struggling families. "The children and their families have given so much to those less fortunate than themselves", she said. "We all have our chores". Every year, the Salvation Army in Abilene prepares more than 700 meals on Thanksgiving and Christmas for people in the community, like first ... Read More »

Analytical Preview of Energy Transfer Partners, LP (NYSE:ETP)

The stock decreased 1.11% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $16.51. Average Volume is the amount of securities traded in a day on average over a specific time period. (NYSE: ETP ). Essex Svcs invested in 54,300 shares. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $22.00 price target on shares of Energy Transfer Equity in a research note on Wednesday, September 6th. Read More »

Stifel Nicolaus Reiterates Buy Rating for Alibaba Group (BABA)

The Insight Capital Research & Management Inc holds 16,383 shares with $2.31M value, down from 18,799 last quarter. With these types of results to display analysts, are more optimistic than before, leading 48 of analysts who cover Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA ) advice their clients to include it in their buy candidate list. Read More »

Traders Sell Shares of Chevron (CVX) on Strength (CVX)

Investors saw a negative move of -0.08% in last five trading days. The shares were sold at an average price of $120.00, for a total value of $3,060,000.00. Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 insider sales for $11.07 million activity. $4.33 million worth of Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) was sold by Yarrington Patricia E on Wednesday, August 2. Read More »

Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd Invests $256000 in Delta Air Lines, Inc

McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) has risen 18.25% since December 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. It fall, as 71 investors sold Delta Air Lines, Inc . Susquehanna International Llp invested in 271,481 shares. Profund Limited Liability Company has 7,396 shares. (NYSE: DAL)'s Buy count is 2 and Strong Buy is 13 while the number of analysts recommending Sell and Strong Sell are 0 and 0, respectively. Read More »

What's Teradata Corporation (TDC) Upside After Touching 52-Week High?

Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK now owns 120,444 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $3,272,000 after buying an additional 19,711 shares during the period. Moreover, Morgan Stanley has 0% invested in Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC ). Aviva Plc bought 10,330 shares as the company's stock declined 10.69% while stock markets rallied. Read More »

Michael Kors and Jimmy Choo to stop using fur in their products

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Pacer Advisors Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Michael Kors during the second quarter valued at about $114,000. Flossbach Von Storch Ag has invested 4.94% in Michael Kors Holdings Limited (NYSE: KORS ). Moving averages are considered to be lagging indicators that simply take the average price of a stock over a certain period of time. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Read More »

Stocks with Rising Volume Rate: United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

Akanthos Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Ocwen Finl Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $413.51M market cap company. The Pennsylvania-based Veritable Lp has invested 0.08% in United Parcel Service, Inc . Icon Advisers Inc holds 154,700 shares or 0.67% of its portfolio. Read More »