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UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) stock is worth at $225.05

The stock decreased 1.23% or $2.81 during the last trading session, reaching $225.05. Azimuth Capital Management Llc bought 3,160 shares as the company's stock rose 14.65% with the market. Rocky Mountain Advisers Llc, a Colorado-based fund reported 18 shares. Founders Capital Mngmt Ltd has 1,108 shares. In other news, Director Michele J. Read More »

Rainbow Six Siege Will Not Have a Sequel

According to Alexandre Remy, Ubisoft brand director, the goal is to push out 100 operators over the game's lifespan. Only a selection of the operators will be available for this cooperative mission: Ash, Doc, Smoke, Glaz, Kapkan, Tachanka, Buck, Ying, Lion, Finka, and the Recruit. Read More »

Walmart (NYSE:WMT) Price Target Lowered to $108.00 at Stephens

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About 1.13 million shares traded. Walmart Inc (NYSE: WMT ) is teaming up with Federal Express to bring the logistics giant's offerings to 500 of its USA stores over the next two years. 2,065 shares valued at $200,291 were sold by Canney Jacqueline P on Monday, December 11. The insider WALTON S ROBSON sold $158.93 million. Nineteen research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, thirteen have issued a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the stock. Read More »

Climate Change Will Trigger 140m Migrants By 2050

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Climate change is likely to immensely affect the poorest and most vulnerable regions, the report said. "They will migrate from less viable areas with lower water availability and crop productivity and from areas affected by rising sea level and storm surges", it said. Read More »

Sensex Falls Over 100 Points, Nifty Struggles Below 10100

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The 30-share barometer fell 112.26 points, or 0.34 percent, to 32,810.86 in opening session. The Nifty also resumed the week higher at 10,301.60 and traded between 10,478.60 and 10,180.25 before ending the week at 10,195.15, showing a loss of 31.70 points, or 0.31 per cent. Read More »

McDonald's targets major reduction in carbon footprint by 2030

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The institutional investor owned 68,825 shares of the fast-food giant's stock after selling 3,414 shares during the quarter. Both companies are part of the "We are Still In" coalition of USA firms around the country that plan to meet the Paris Agreement targets, even though President Donald Trump pulled out of the agreement past year. Read More »

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

Cisco Systems announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, February 14th that allows the company to buyback $25.00 billion in outstanding shares. Finally, Archford Capital Strategies LLC grew its position in Cisco Systems by 35.7% in the second quarter. $940,559 worth of Cisco Systems, Inc . (NASDAQ: CSCO ) was sold by SARIN ARUN. Read More »

Billionaire Quits Crown Resorts Over Mental Health

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Mariah Carey was introduced to the stage by Packer at Crown Casino's New Year's Eve Party in 2015. According to the police in Israel, expensive cigars, jewelry and pink champagne flowed into the prime minister's official Jerusalem residence - and one of the patrons was Mr. Read More »

Trump doesn't raise ex-spy death with Putin

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He said Trump had "insulted every Russian citizen who was denied the right to vote in a free and fair election to determine their country's future". "Special attention was paid to making progress on the question of holding a possible meeting at the highest level", the Kremlin's statement about the phone call said. Read More »

Hackers exposed 880000 accounts in Expedia subsidiary, Orbitz

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With respect to its business partner platform, Orbitz said the cards potentially compromised were used in payments between January 2016 and December 2017. About 880,000 "payment cards" used between 2016 and 2017 were breached in the cyberattack . Nor has it found evidence that passport or itinerary information was accessed by an attacker, and Orbitz does not collect Social Security numbers. Read More »

Is Oracle (ORCL) Worth Buying on the Post-Earnings Dip?

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In related news, Director Hector Garcia-Molina sold 3,750 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 15th. Northern Trust Corp boosted its holdings in Oracle by 4.6% during the second quarter. Moreover, Marathon Trading Investment Management Limited Com has 0.2% invested in Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ) for 37,100 shares. 31,269,241 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 16,192,172. Read More »

IRS releases its 'Dirty Dozen' tax scams

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The call may seem legitimate because the money was mailed or deposited by the IRS into the consumer's account, but this "refund" actually belongs to another consumer whose identity has been stolen by the scammer. In many cases, the scammers claim consumers owe past tax debts and insist that consumers pay using a prepaid credit card or gift card. In another version, "IRS representatives" advise potential victims that two certified letters were sent to them by mail, but were returned as ... Read More »

Active Volume Stock: Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) has risen 57.33% since March 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 38.22% the S&P500. Paragon Capital Management Ltd increased its stake in Comcast Corp New ( CMCSA ) by 18.37% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Binani Industries seeks termination of insolvency proceedings, approaches UltraTech for funds

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Both Binani Industries and UltraTech said they were unhappy with the secrecy surrounding the bidding process and wanted more transparency. Binani Industries said the Board was not invited to attend the creditors' meeting and this has forced Binani Industries to move the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) against the Resolution Professional (RP) of Binani Cement, alleging that its order was not followed while declaring the successful resolution plan for the struggling cement ... Read More »

Notable Stock Analysts Ratings Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

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The Massachusetts-based Fernwood Invest Management Lc has invested 1.24% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ). Moreover, Smead Capital Management Inc. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan on Thursday, May 5 with "Underweight". Analysts await United Insurance Holdings Corp. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.16/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -15.4%. Read More »

Skripal case: 23 Russian diplomats leave Russian embassy in London

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The state-owned Russian plane made a special flight from Moscow to collect the diplomats. British Prime Minister Theresa May last week gave the diplomats - whom she said were undeclared intelligence agents - a week to leave Britain, an order that prompted Russian Federation to retaliate with its own expulsion of 23 British diplomats. Read More »

United stops taking reservations for animals in cargo hold after recent incidents

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United says it expects to complete its review by May 1, at which time reservations will likely once again be accepted. A German Shepherd that was meant to arrive at Kansas City International Airport was instead shipped to Tokyo, Japan. The airline also was sued last summer over the death of a giant rabbit on a flight from London to Chicago. For those who have an existing animal shipment reservation with United, the company also said it will "assist any customer that wishes to cancel ... Read More »

AMP Capital Investors Ltd Sells 414835 Shares of Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT)

The stock increased 0.17% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $42.34. Reilly Financial Advisors Llc sold 26,270 shares as the company's stock rose 22.58% with the market. The software giant reported $0.96 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.87 by $0.09. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and thirty-one have issued a buy rating to the stock. Read More »

United Kingdom inflation falls to 2.7 percent in February

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Also, food prices rose more slowly than in February 2017. "There were some signs of slowing price rises in the cost of products leaving factories, with food and petroleum products prices falling", he added. "This fallback in inflation therefore provides little reason for the Bank of England to hold back from gradually raising interest rates", said Andrew Sentance, a former BoE rate-setter who is now an economic adviser with accountancy firm PwC. Read More »

Armed man reported near Princeton University

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As a precaution, the two campus buildings closest to the restaurant - Henry House and Scheide Caldwell House - were evacuated. Police arrived with guns drawn about 10:30 a.m.at a Panera Bread restaurant across Nassau Street from the campus, reported News 12 . Read More »

Dog accidentally flown to Japan reunited with family

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Instead, he was sent by mistake to Naruto, Japan . United Airlines is once again facing criticism for its treatment of animals - this time for sending a beloved family pet to the wrong country. We have learned that the customer did tell the flight attendant that there was a dog in the carrier. This is United's second animal-related incident in less than a week. Read More »

YouGov (LON:YOU) Receives Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

About 155,841 shares traded. The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has risen 41.13% since March 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.85% the S&P500. The stock increased 2.50% or GBX 5 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 205. About 357,030 shares traded. Hammerson plc (LON:HMSO) has 0.00% since March 19, 2017 and is. Read More »

Dividend Darling & Upside Potential For EnLink Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENLK)

The stock has "Outperform" rating by BNP Paribas on Tuesday, August 18. The company has a current ratio of 2.70, a quick ratio of 2.70 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.20. Its EPS was $4.97 while outstanding shares of the company were 432.90M. Lsv Asset Mngmt reported 9.23M shares. Advent Capital Management increased its stake in Merck & Co Inc (MRK) by 32.79% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Read More »

Free Rita's on the First Day of Spring

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Customers are encouraged to get their free Italian Ice Tuesday, March 20 from noon to 9 p.m. at their local Rita's. You can also top your free ice with frozen custard for a dollar. You can enter on the Rita's Facebook page . The prize: an " Ultimate Hooky Trip " to Miami and free Rita's for a year. Rita's Italian ice comes in flavors including blue raspberry, lemon, margarita, banana, cherry, cotton candy, chocolate, guava, honeydew, cantaloupe, key lime, pineapple, watermelon, blueberry, ... Read More »

London Stadium to hold first Major League Baseball game in Europe

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The Red Sox and the Yankees are close to reach an agreement over playing a two-game series in London. "I've never been to London", Yankees manager Aaron Boone said. Each player would get $60,000 for participating in the games, according to the collective bargaining agreement. "We would love to participate in a series in London against the Yankees but this is a decision that Major League Baseball and the MLBPA will make", said Red Sox CEO Sam Kennedy to Evan Drellich . Read More »

Dublin ranks high on quality of living ranking

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The factors taken into account for the analysis include: political stability, crime, law enforcement; medical and health considerations; standards and availability of worldwide schools; public services and transportation; recreation, consumer goods and housing; but also the climate and record of natural disasters. Read More »

Dow tumbles 400 points, dragged lower by Facebook

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Bank Wealth Management in Minneapolis. Amazon shares lost 1.6% amid fears that the backlash against Facebook could spread to other big tech names. The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 335.60 points, or 1.35%, to 24,610.91, falling back into negative territory for the year. Read More »

Self-driving Uber kills pedestrian in first fatal crash in the US

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Last year, a Tesla driver died while driving his vehicle in auto mode. That day arrived much sooner than the automotive and technology industries reckoned. The victim is believed to be the first pedestrian killed by a fully autonomous vehicle. Test for the self-driving vehicle were being run in Phoenix and Tempe in Arizona, as well as some other cities in the US - Pittsburgh , San Francisco and Toronto. Read More »