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GSK share price jumps as pharmco pulls out of Pfizer unit auction

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Beta used in the capital asset pricing model (CAPM), which determine the expected return of an asset based on its beta and look ahead to market returns. As of now, Dover Corporation has a P/S, P/E and P/B values of 1.93, 20.52 and 3.52 respectively. USA markets slid on Thursday, pressured by worries of a potential trade war and the resignation of President Donald Trump's lead attorney, which added another element of political uncertainty for investors. Read More »

Deadly crash raises questions about Uber self-driving system

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Another interior camera also shows the reaction of the safety driver, who seconds before the impact is seen looking down and to the right. The driver looked up and appeared startled during the last moment of the clip. While cameras do not perform well in the dark, radar and Lidar can work at night. Tempe Police Sergeant Ronald Elcock said he believed Herzberg, who has reportedly been married three times, may have been homeless. Read More »

McMaster resigns as national security adviser

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McMaster who has done an outstanding job & will always remain my friend", Trump added. President Trump's replacement of national security adviser H.R. Pressure group Human Rights Watch has denounced Pompeo as a defender of torture and discrimination against Muslims and homosexuals and wrote to urge the Senate to reject his appointment. Read More »

Lockdown lifted at Powell Co. school after bank robbery

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Williamsburg Road. Reveras-Morales allegedly passed a note to the teller demanding cash. Employees gave him an undisclosed amount of money, and he fled. He is scheduled to be arraigned at Strafford County Superior Court at 9 a.m. on Monday. The robbery was investigated by the Affton Southwest Precinct of the St. Read More »

Calif. Residents Ordered to Evacuate Due to Threat of Heavy Rain, Mudslides

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Passers-by helped rescue the people inside the auto, who weren't hurt, the department said. Almost 5 inches (13 centimeters) of rain had fallen in northern San Luis Obispo County, while 2.7 inches (7 centimeters) fell in Santa Clarita, just north of Los Angeles and 2.6 inches (6.6 centimeters) was recorded at one spot in Santa Barbara County. Read More »

Steve Wynn Cashes Out, Wynn Resorts Climbs

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It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. With Wynn's exit, it appears that his ex-wife Elaine is now the largest shareholder in the resort chain, holding roughly a 9.3 percent stake in the company. Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, January 22nd. His shares also went for US$175 each, or US$1.4 billion. Read More »

Bank of America Corporation (BAC) Analysts See $0.59 EPS

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Investment House Llc increased its stake in Bank Amer Corp ( BAC ) by 131.57% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The institutional investor held 1.17M shares of the major banks company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $29.63M, down from 1.22 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Court orders Walker to call special elections in victory for Democrats

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Taken to its logical conclusion, Reynolds said, if a legislator dies shortly after taking office, their seat could remain unfilled for two years, which is clearly not what the law mandates. Instead, he meant to wait until the fall general elections to fill the seats. But Democrats argued that his decision was motivated by the fact that Republicans lost a special election this January in a Wisconsin district that President Donald Trump had carried by more than 20 points in 2016. Read More »

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI)

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The stock traded with the average Volume of 16.35 Million at the end of last session. About 115.74M shares traded or 58.70% up from the average. Kinder Morgan, Inc . The institutional investor held 8.86M shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $169.97 million, down from 9.11M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

United States stock market cheerleader-in-chief goes quiet in downturn

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The S&P/TSX Composite Index lost 1.1 per cent to 15,224 points, but for the week was down over three per cent. The S&P 500 and global stocks have struggled to recover since the rout in early February. Bloomberg News cited China´s ambassador to the United States saying that the country is "looking at all options" in response to tariffs, which could include scaling back purchases of U.S. Read More »

Harbour Capital Advisors LLC Has $1.80 Million Holdings in Boeing (BA)

Bridges Investment Management Inc increased its stake in Home Depot Inc Com (HD) by 4.13% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. To cut down amount of noise on price chart, shares of firm has 20 days moving average price of -4.33% from last close price of 329.70 and act as support or resistance of price limit. Read More »

Mister Rogers postage stamp officially goes on sale

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Here's what the stamp looks like ... Postal officials will hold a dedication ceremony at the Pittsburgh studio where Rogers filmed his PBS show, which aired between 1968 and 2001. Rogers represents the best of America and will do so always". A documentary called " Won't You Be My Neighbor? " directed by Morgan Neville is set to come out June 8, 2018, the New York Post reported . Read More »

Micron Technology profit beats on strong demand

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The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 724.42 points to close at 23,957.89, with Caterpillar, 3M and Boeing as the biggest decliners. It was the biggest one-day drop for the blue-chip index since February 8, when Dow plummeted more than 1,000 points amid rising shareholder concern about inflation. Read More »

Toyota Corolla Hatchback Arrives in North America at NYIAS

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The new engine is smaller and lighter than the existing 1.8-litre, with a lower centre of gravity helping with handling and overall balance. Transmissions include a new Direct Shift CVT - with a launch gear for better low-speed efficiency and a wider ratio spread - as well as a six-speed Intelligent Manual Transmission (iMT) with automatic rev-matching. Read More »

Get Ready Malta - Binance is Moving In!

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However, no time frame for Malta launch was provided. They have yet to provide a timeframe, but Zhao said "We are very confident we can announce a banking partnership there soon..." Previously, Japan had passed favorable cryptocurrency regulations, and these two factors have led several mainstream companies to begin developing cryptocurrency exchanges. Read More »

Bank of England holds fire on interest rate

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Sterling traded up 0.3 per cent at $1.4185 at 12:05pm London time. Q&A What is the monetary policy committee? But while that pound-driven increase in prices is expected to ebb, the Bank of England believes the pick-up in wages will continue to support inflation. Read More »

Oil prices touch $70 mark on low USA inventories

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The rise in oil prices defied global stock markets, which slumped due to concern about a trade stand-off between the U.S. and China. China has just responded to President Trump's latest tariff plan against Chinese products, and while the response has been measured-US$3 billion worth of tariff-liable products vs US$60 billion-it may not be the last we hear from Beijing on the topic. Read More »

Dow Jones falls 724 points after Trump announces China tariffs

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China said Thursday it would impose tariffs on up to 128 products imported from the United States, with most of the pain expected to land on American agriculture, including fruit and wine. The German DAX was down 1.77 percent and the British FTSE 100 droped.44 percent. European stock markets also suffered massive losses in reaction to the tariff announcement - with steep falls for London (-1.2pc), Frankfurt (-1.7pc) and Paris (-1.4pc). Read More »

Blue UK passports to be 'made in France' after Brexit

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De La Rue boss Martin Sutherland said the Prime Minister and Home Secretary Amber Rudd should look workers "in the whites of the eyes" and defend the decision. Eight EU leaders have signed a statement backing Liberal Democrat calls for the British public to have the final say on any Brexit deal. They said the process would be finished within "weeks". Read More »

The Boston area may only see a coating of snow today

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Spring kicked off with a wallop of wintry weather along the East Coast as the fourth nor'easter in three weeks dumped more than a foot of snow in some places Wednesday. Here's a look at the early snowfall totals reported by the National Weather Service offices in Mount Holly and Upton, N.Y. The snow has been falling all day in New York City . Read More »

Fed raises key interest rate by a quarter-point

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U.S. core and headline inflation is expected at 1.9 per cent this year. The Fed projected three rate hikes this year at its December meeting, but investors took an upbeat assessment of the US economy by Powell late last month as an indication that a fourth rate hike could be on the cards. Read More »

Uber 'Likely Not at Fault' in Fatal Crash that Killed a Pedestrian

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A 2017 study conducted by AAA shows three-quarters of US drivers are afraid to ride in a self-driving vehicle and only 10 percent think they would make roads safer. "It absolutely should have been able to pick her up", he said. While cameras do not perform well in the dark, radar and Lidar can work at night. At its worst , it brings up dozens of questions that safety officials will have to answer in upcoming months regarding self-driving vehicle testing, regulation, and liability in crashes. Read More »

Toys "R" Us liquidation sales begin Friday

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Bankruptcy Court filing that it needed to liquidate as it expected to run out of cash in May. Toys "R" Us kicked off massive storewide sales Friday following its decision earlier this month to liquidate all of its USA stores including Babies "R" Us locations. Read More »

Dropbox Shares Gain 35% On First Day of Trading

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Dropbox , founded by Houston in 2007, is today set to launch a $ 9 billion float in NY, the culmination of an 11 year journey for the cloud storage company that provides a simple way to save and share files online. Dropbox reported more than $1 billion in 2017 revenue and 500 million registered users when its plan to go public was unveiled last month. The company was hacked in 2012, and more than 68 million users' emails and passwords were leaked on the internet four years later. Read More »

Sex trafficking bill heads to president's desk

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And yet, Portman isn't introducing legislation to hold the street corners-or the government entities who own them-accountable as sex traffickers when prostitution takes place there. He proposed an amendment that would set up additional funds for the Justice Department to prosecute sex traffickers, but it was voted down. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Ron Wyden, D-Ore. Read More »

DC woman gets $10000 voucher from United after being bumped from flight

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Preiss said the airline chose to remove her because she paid the lowest fare. But the move enraged Preiss, a communications director, who went on Twitter to vent to her 2,215 followers. "I nearly signed the document and said, 'I just want the cash for the weekend, '" Preiss told The Points Guy . Almost a year after United ignited controversy for dragging a passenger off an overbooked flight, a Twitter thread from one of the airline's passengers shows just how far the airline will go to ... Read More »

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Is Growing At An Exponential Rate

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The overwhelming majority of the debris - an estimated 1.8 trillion pieces - are plastic fragments and fibers smaller than 5 millimeters. The study was led by the Ocean Cleanup Foundation and researchers at institutions in New Zealand, the United States, Britain, France , Germany and Denmark, who published the findings in the journal Scientific Reports . Read More »