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North Carolina Teacher Caught on Video Body Slamming Student Reportedly Fired

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The unnamed substitute teacher had his contract terminated by the Western Guilford Middle School on Sunday, though initially the victim, Jose Escudero , was suspended for seven days over the incident. DailyMail.com was not able to reach either Heidy Escudero, or her son, Jose, for additional comment. The incident has left the student suffering minor injuries, the school under fire, and a mother searching for both answers and justice for her son. Read More »

Walmart's bruising battle with Amazon cuts its profit even as revenue rises

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Walmart explained that the slowdown in online sales was largely expected due to continued investment in expanding businesses. 6 percent gain in comparable sales in USA stores, which accounts for more than half of revenues. "I think part of what we're doing now is just letting the business mature and learning how to become stronger operationally in e-commerce", said McMillon. Read More »

UK Jobless Rate Rises In Q4

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The rise in the jobless rate and the increase in average earnings may undermine the case for the BOE to raise its benchmark interest rate in the months ahead. Separate figures showed that Britain's government recorded a January budget surplus of 10 billion pounds (about $14 billion), slightly bigger than forecast, helped by a surge of income tax receipts that typically comes at the start of the calendar year. Read More »

Here are the first cities to get AT&T's mobile 5G network

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AT&T on Tuesday said that it would connect the three cities to its mobile 5G network by the end of the year. To help meet its goals, it will be opening a new 5G test lab in Austin, Texas. It is also planning to add more 5G-capable mobile devices and smartphones starting early 2019. As for the AT&T launch cities, Dallas is an obvious choice since it's the headquarters of AT&T. Read More »

Microsoft (MSFT) Downgraded to "Hold" at Vetr

Grt Capital Partners Llc who had been investing in Newfield Expl Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $5.08 billion market cap company. Swarthmore Gru Inc holds 70,375 shares or 1.2% of its portfolio. The insider COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE sold 26,763 shares worth $1.98 million. Horan Mgmt owns 60,088 shares. Read More »

Raymond James Financial Boosts Alibaba Group (BABA) Price Target to $240.00

Axiom International Investors Llc who had been investing in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $471.29 billion market cap company. (NASDAQ:NMIH). Dupont stated it has 0.01% in NMI Holdings, Inc. 10,400 shares were sold by CRANSTON MARY B, worth $1.07M. Among 4 analysts covering Trinity Biotech ( NASDAQ:TRIB ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Read More »

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) PT Set at $470.00 by Berenberg Bank

Quentec Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Tesla Inc (Put) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $56.66B market cap company. (NASDAQ:TSLA). Centers Of America stated it has 0.03% in Tesla, Inc. Manufacturers Life Insurance Communications The has 0% invested in Tesla, Inc. Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. Read More »

Zion Oil & Gas Inc (ZN): Technicals in Focus

Hudock Capital Group Ltd Co holds 0% of its portfolio in Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRZO ) has declined 34.05% since February 19, 2017 and is downtrending. Northeast Mgmt holds 7,424 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. 4,380 are owned by Salem Inv Counselors Inc. (NASDAQ:CRZO) or 1,755 shares. Virtu Fincl Ltd has invested 0% in Walmart Inc. Read More »

Purplebricks Group's (LON:PURP) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

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This key information was revealed to clients and investors in an analyst report on Wednesday morning. The stock decreased 0.74% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $59.18. $15.50's average target is -5.89% below currents $16.47 stock price. RLJ Lodging Trust had 48 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

US Short-Term Borrowing Costs Hit Highest Since 2008

Treasury yields and as some traders trimmed overstretched bets against the U.S. currency. The two-year bill yield touched 2.282 percent, the highest since September 2008. But the greenback managed to find bids once the dust began to settle after last week's tumble. Gold extended its fall on Wednesday as the dollar remained strong on rising treasury yields, while investors awaited the minutes of the U.S. Read More »

North Korean officials cancel meeting with Pence

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South Korea's foreign ministry said Wednesday that it sees inter-Korean and U.S. But North Korean officials had said previously that they had no interest or intention of meeting with Pence in Pyeongchang during the games. "At the same time, as long as the North continues nuclear development, we will keep working to induce a change of course by the North by joining the global community in its sanctions and pressure campaign", it added. Read More »

Neuberger Berman Group LLC Increases Holdings in QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)

QUALCOMM Incorporated ( QCOM)'s distance from 200 day simple moving average is 11.27 percent, its distance from 50 day simple moving average is -1.3 percent, while its distance from 20 day simple moving average is -2.13 percent. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, July 23 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by UBS with "Buy" on Monday, November 6. Since August 28, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 insider sales for $2.92 million activity. Read More »

(MRK) Shares Bought by Atria Investments LLC

The stock decreased 2.21% or $1.245 during the last trading session, reaching $55.045. About 3.70M shares traded or 11.83% up from the average. (NYSE: MRK ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February 2nd. (NYSE:MRK) for 52,810 shares. Among new and sold out positions, 184 holders initiated new positions by a total of 8.84 million shares and 127 holders exited their positions by a total of 16.5 million shares. Read More »

Why Walmart Stock Plunged Today

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It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Gifford Combs increased its stake in Turquoise Hill Res Ltd (TRQ) by 5.17% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Renaissance Technologies Ltd holds 32,000 shares. Credit Suisse Ag invested in 0.02% or 438,475 shares. Morgan Stanley holds 0.01% or 175,493 shares. Read More »

PM inaugurates UP Investors Summit

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The Prime Minister also mentioned the civil aviation projects planned in the State and said that two worldwide airports will come up in Jewar and Kushinagar. Promising to stand with the leadership in transforming the state, Gautam Adani of the Adani Group committed an aggregate investment of Rs 35,000 crores in UP. Read More »

Wynn Resorts, Limited (WYNN) Stake Lowered by Advisory Research Inc

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It has outperformed by 159.57% the S&P500. Wynn Resorts, Limited ( Wynn Resorts) is a developer, owner and operator of destination casino resorts that integrate accommodations and a range of amenities, including dining outlets, retail offerings, entertainment theaters and meeting complexes. Read More »

Stifel Financial Corp Has $91.94 Million Holdings in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)

It has underperformed by 0.80% the S&P500. Knightsbridge Asset Management Llc decreased its stake in Apple Inc (AAPL) by 27.26% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Blue Chip Prtn invested 0.91% of its portfolio in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT). Usa Fincl Portformulas stated it has 0.79% of its portfolio in Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT). Read More »

Norway Jobless Rate Rises 0.1% in December

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Employment growth was weaker than expected in the three months to December, rising by 88,000 people rather than the 173,000 Reuters poll consensus. Average earnings beat forecasts, the ONS said, with earnings (both including and excluding bonuses) increasing by 2.5% over the data period, compared to an expectation of 2.4% growth. Read More »

Timber Hill LLC Acquires New Stake in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500. Boston Advisors Llc decreased S&P 500 (Vanguard) (VOO) stake by 2,396 shares to 15,452 valued at $3.57M in 2017Q3. Congress Asset Management Ma reported 512,968 shares. Schaper Benz Wise Counsel Wi accumulated 109,682 shares or 2.54% of the stock. Parkside Fin Natl Bank And has invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE). Read More »

RBI sets up panel to look into banking frauds

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The RBI move follows a letter shot off by the government to the RBI asking whether the RBI had at any stage detected the fraud, involving LoUs issued to foreign branches of Indian banks on behalf of firms promoted by Nirav Modi and Mehul Choksi. Read More »

Takes $274000 Position in Ford Motor (F)

Court Place Advsrs Llc invested 0.2% of its portfolio in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). The stock decreased 1.82% or $0.76 during the last trading session, reaching $41.09. Kcm Investment Lc has invested 0.01% in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F). More interesting news about General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "General Motors: Where The Rubber Meets The Road" published on February 05, 2018 as well as Usnews.com's news article titled: "GM Stock Jumps ... Read More »

Lincoln Capital LLC Boosts Holdings in Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE:PM)

Jackson Square Partners Llc who had been investing in Lendingclub Corp Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.69 billion market cap company. Therefore 68% are positive. Analysts on average have given a price target of $119.8 to Philip Morris International, Inc. stock. Piper Jaffray Companies set a $130.00 price target on Philip Morris International and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, November 16th. Read More »

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) Shares Sold by Tdam USA Inc

Somerville Kurt F has invested 0.12% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM ). The stock increased 0.03% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $71.34. Societe Generale set a $149.00 price target on shares of International Business Machines and gave the stock a "sell" rating in a research note on Friday, January 19th. Read More »

Lloyds bank profit rises to record $7.4 billion, but misses estimates

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Lloyds Banking Group (NYSE: LYG ) is set to post its quarterly earnings results after the market closes on Wednesday, February 21st. Underlying profit was 8.49 billion pounds, 8 percent higher than 7.87 billion pounds past year. The lender had to pay £600m in the fourth quarter, after weekly complaints rose from 9,000 to 11,000. The comments come after analysts at Credit Suisse recently hiked their price target on Lloyds, noting that they now expect the company to unveil a £1-billion ... Read More »

Analyst's Ratings : Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM)

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Sprott Inc decreased Newmont Mining Corp ( NEM ) stake by 97.11% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Three analysts have provided estimates for Newmont Mining's earnings, with estimates ranging from $1.95 billion to $1.97 billion. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company accumulated 2.57 million shares. The Illinois-based Oberweis Asset Mgmt has invested 0.07% in Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE:NEM). Read More »

Dodge & Cox Lifted Anadarko Petroleum Corp (APC) Holding by $644.49 Million

Forestar Group Inc. (NYSE:FOR) has risen 26.00% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.41% the S&P500. Jefferies Group analyst M. This is an increase from Anadarko Petroleum's previous quarterly dividend of $0.05. Its up 0.02, from 0.82 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 54 investors sold APC shares while 267 reduced holdings. Read More »

Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) Price Target Raised to $43.00 at Morgan Stanley

Intel (NASDAQ: INTC ) had its target price boosted by investment analysts at Needham & Company LLC from $45.00 to $50.00 in a research note issued on Friday, January 26th, Marketbeat Ratings reports. The Breton Hill Capital Ltd holds 32,729 shares with $2.56 million value, up from 24,597 last quarter. Harvest Management Inc has invested 0.12% in General Mills, Inc. Read More »

Stocks Trapped in Bearish Claws: Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP)

On, Feb 16, Shares of Ctrip.com International, Ltd. ( CTRP ) were valued at $46.64 and moved 0.78% as of a recent closing trade. About 2.57 million shares traded. Harding Loevner Lp, which manages about $36.30 billion and $14.51B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Tenaris S A (NYSE:TS) by 45.01M shares to 59.61M shares, valued at $378.23M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Read More »