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Arbor Realty Trust (ABR) Recommendation Raised to Buy By Research Firm Zacks

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Alphamark Advisors invested in 0.03% or 620 shares. First Wilshire Securities Management Inc owns 776,285 shares or 2.37% of their United States portfolio. 29 funds opened positions while 63 raised stakes. 127.47 million shares or 0.76% less from 128.45 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. When the trading finished on 07/31/2017, shares of Citrix Systems, Inc. Read More »

Coca-Cola European Partners plc (NYSE:CCE) Achieve New Highs

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The stock has seen gains of 10% so far this year. Finally, CWA Asset Management Group LLC increased its position in Coca-Cola Company (The) by 35.2% in the fourth quarter. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece of content was originally posted by TheOlympiaReport and is the sole property of of TheOlympiaReport. If you are reading this article on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA and worldwide copyright & trademark laws. Read More »

Heroic pilot lands damaged plane 'blind' following hail storm

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In a lucky escape for 127 passengers and crew members, a pilot of a Turkish airlines flight recently landed it "blind" after hailstorms smashed the cockpit's windscreen and also damaged the auto pilot function. Heavy rain and stormy weather has battered Istanbul in recent weeks, causing travel disruption after train stations and roads were flooded. The bad weather encounter happened 10 minutes after the flight took off from the Ataturk airport and had climbed to 1,300 metres. Read More »

Gboard update adds Maps, doodles and video to iOS keyboard

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Just tap on the emoji button followed by the pen icon and get to to work! With the support for three new languages including Arabic, Hebrew and Farsi, the new version of the Gboard keyboard will also allow users to search on Google and share the search results with contacts without leaving their current app. Read More »

Suspension bridge in Switzerland not for faint of heart

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Images of daredevil hikers crossing the bridge have since appeared on social media, showing how cable walkway curves upwards between the two mountain tops, above the steep Grabengufer ravine. The trail is considered by many one of the most attractive two-day hikes in the Alps. In a press release , the Zermatt Tourism body promised "thrills above the precipice". Read More »

Discovery buys Scripps Networks for $14.6bn

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As more and more American households cut the cable, media giants and telecom companies are finding new ways to adapt to the new television landscape. The combined entity will create a sizable bundle of channels worth over $22 billion - Discovery's market value plus the size of the Scripps deal. Read More »

Flipkart completes merger with eBay India

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The post Flipkart in talks to raise up to US$2B from SoftBank; completes merger of eBay India appeared first on e27. In return, eBay will receive an undisclosed equity stake in the Bengaluru-based e-commerce marketplace. "This will be a seller-centric marketplace similar to Alibaba-owned Taobao in China and eBay in the US. It is them, if at all anyone who are not working in the interest of the company", the person said. Read More »

Rory McIlroy parts ways with caddie JP Fitzgerald

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Fitzgerald spurred McIlroy on after a awful start in The Open by asking his struggling compatriot: "You're Rory McIlroy , what the f*** are you doing?" Last week, JP Fitzgerald nearly forced his way into golf folklore at Royal Birkdale. Read More »

Charter Communications Turns Down Offer To Acquire Sprint

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While Mr. Claure didn't mention either company directly, The Wall Street Journal has reported on its discussions with both of them. The new announcement now means Sprint can resume its merger negotiations with rival telecommunications company T-Mobile. Read More »

Sensex up 45 points; Nifty above 10100

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The IT sub-index rose 0.42 per cent while the Nifty Metal sub-index added 0.94 per cent. Hindalco Industries was the top gainer in the metals sub-index, up 2.8 per cent. On BSE, 1,056 stocks were advancing whereas 1,618 stocks were lagging when the session ended. Bank of Baroda was the top Nifty loser, down 1.53 per cent. Read More »

Amit Shah rules out joining Modi government, says happy being BJP president

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Reprimanding the errant MPs, Mr Shah said at the BJP's weekly meeting of lawmakers today that he would meet them separately. The government suffered embarassment when the amendments were passed by 74 to 52 votes. Amit Shah , BJP National President. Amid confusion that followed the passage of the bill without clause 3 as its part, the government had to drop the National Commission for Backward Classes (Repeal) Bill, 2017. Read More »

Eurozone manufacturing PMI cools on reduced output, orders

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Input price inflation continued its recent descent from February's survey high during July, falling for a fifth successive month to the lowest recorded by the survey since last October. Separately, Japan's factory output for June ticked up on automakers, chemical companies and others, government data showed yesterday, in the latest sign that the economy is gathering steam. Read More »

RBA announces official cash rate call

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As widely expected, the RBA left interest rates unchanged at its August board meeting on Tuesday. "The higher exchange rate is expected to contribute to subdued price pressures ( inflation ) in the economy", Dr. As the central bank suggested, the recent strength in Australian dollar was "partly reflecting a lower United States dollar". The central bank said it still expected a gradual pick-up in inflation and forecast the A$1.7 trillion economy to grow at around 3% over the next couple ... Read More »

#BlackWomensEqualPayDay Is Calling Out the Wage Gap That Black Women Face

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You've likely heard that women make 79 cents for every dollar a man makes, but that isn't the full story. Not only is the tennis champion open about the discrimination she's faced in the sport, she's also appeared on sites like WIRED as a guest editor to write about how tech needs to be more diverse, praising programs like Black Girls Code. Read More »

Snapdeal 'snaps the deal' with Flipkart, to continue independently

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On 26 July, the board of online marketplace Snapdeal gave the go-ahead to the company to continue negotiations to sell itself to Flipkart, which had increased its buyout offer to $850 million two weeks ago. SoftBank said we respect the decision to pursue an independent strategy. "The Company has now made a decision to pursue an independent path and is terminating all strategic discussions as a result", Snapdeal has said. Read More »

Euro zone core inflation unexpectedly picks up in July

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Capital Economics said: "Core inflation remains below the ECB's 2% target for headline inflation over the medium term". ECB President Mario Draghi has said it would likely consider such a move in the fall. In Germany, the largest economy of the bloc, unemployment fell to 3.8 percent in June from 3.9 percent the previous month, raising expectations of bigger wage rises that could strengthen growth in the euro zone a whole. Read More »

Neymar storms out of training after bust-up with teammate

Barcelona published a story on their website about the session but there was no mention of Neymar , who was pictured in good spirits in the featured image. With the entire soccer world's eye trained on his every movement, all this eye has seen is Neymar smiling in photos with teammates and posting Instagrams of himself and scoring goal after goal during the preseason friendlies, looking as if he doesn't have a care in the world. Read More »

HSBC to launch $2 billion buyback as profit up 57%

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Net profit for the first half of the year rose 10 percent to $6.99 billion from $6.36 billion for the same period in 2016. The latest share buyback, of up to $2 billion, comes as HSBC uses excess capital to offset the dilutive effect of shares paid out as dividends. Read More »

Shocking footage shows French airport worker hitting passenger holding baby

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The flight was delayed for a grueling 11 hours. Ark did not immediately respond to a request for comment from Fortune . The man was apprehended by another passenger until the police came and took him away. Unable to answer the passenger's questions, the employee suddenly lashed out with a punch. A photograph purporting to show the moment the worker took a swing at the passenger quickly went viral. Read More »

Australian opposition leader promises monarchy referendum

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Announcing the crackdown, Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said it was about delivering a level playing field in tax, "so high-income earners can't opt out of paying income tax". This is much greater than for those on higher incomes. Speaking at the NSW Labor Conference on Sunday, Mr Shorten confirmed his government would tax family trust distributions to adults at 30 per cent in the speech which reaffirmed his party's stance on marriage equality, climate policy and aged care. Read More »

Fund set to help daughters of Utah woman murdered on cruise ship

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Their three daughters were also on the cruise, along with other family members. The husband was allegedly found in his cabin on Tuesday with "blood on his hands and clothes", as well as "blood spread throughout the cabin", according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation criminal complaint. Read More »

Price Target Analysis of Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST)

The company maintains price to book ratio of 4.29 vs.an industry average at 5.08. Cameco Corp (USA) (NYSE:CCJ) has declined 13.76% since July 27, 2016 and is downtrending. 55 funds opened positions while 142 raised stakes. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management stated it has 1,138 shares. Nomura Holding Incorporated accumulated 0% or 40,755 shares. Read More »

John McCain casts decisive vote during Senate healthcare battle

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Premiums for people buying insurance on their own would have increased approximately 20%, the budget office said . At the end of a night of high suspense in the U.S. Republican Sen. John McCain of Arizona cast the deciding vote against the proposal. McCain supported that measure the day he returned to the Senate after getting diagnosed with brain cancer but early Friday helped to sink the plan that several Republican senators said they would only support under the condition that it ... Read More »

Judge orders further investigation into small airline seat sizes

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The judges referred the issue back to the aviation administration and directed it to come with a well-reasoned out response to the safety concerns raised by the group. Earlier in the year , news leaked that American Airlines was planning to order new Boeing 737 jets with 29 inches of pitch in the final three rows. Read More »

Sprint seeking merger with Charter Communications

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Sprint has proposed a merger with Charter Communications as the wireless carrier seeks an alternative to a deal with T-Mobile US that has so far not come to fruition, according to sources familiar with the matter. A representative from Sprint didn't immediately respond to CNBC's request for comment. The cable companies agreed in May to work together on any transaction with a wireless company in the next year. Read More »

Iran: US navy fires warning shots at Iranian vessels

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According to information, a military helicopter flied from Nimitz-class aircraft carrier and came close to Iran's rocket boat. " With only a few days since a provocative move in the northern end of the Persian Gulf in which the US Navy ships fired warning shots at an Iranian vessel, the American warships have once again taken the same action in the middle of the Persian Gulf ", the IRGC said in a statement. Read More »