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Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Royal Bank of Canada

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It has underperformed by 0.18% the S&P500. Warren Buffett increased its stake in Apple Inc ( AAPL ) by 23.3% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Deutsche Bank maintained Apple Inc . Deutsche Bank maintained it with "Hold" rating and $38 target in Wednesday, October 25 report. The stock has "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Thursday , October 26. Read More »

Surprising Stock: Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)

Institutional investors and hedge funds own 77.56% of the company's stock. FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) has risen 22.51% since April 6, 2017 and is uptrending. 589 rose stakes while 145 funds acquired stakes. Price to sales ratio was 4.28 while Price to sales book ratio stands at 3.96. Ameritas Investment Prns Incorporated holds 0.02% or 7,849 shares. Read More »

Dow industrials down more than 300 points at Thursday's opening bell

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Big U.S. manufacturers, grain merchants and chipmakers were the early casualties after China and the U.S. announced tariffs on $50 billion of each others' imports, cementing fears they were moving toward a trade war. On Wednesday , Trump's top economic adviser Larry Kudlow said the administration was involved in a "negotiation" with China rather than a trade war. Read More »

March US job growth slower than expected

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The jobless rate was 4.1% for a sixth month, bucking forecasts for a decline, while average hourly earnings increased 2.7% from a year earlier, matching projections. Overall, employers added 103,000 jobs in March. In March, average hourly earnings for all employees on private payrolls rose by 8 cents to $26.82. The economy grew at a 2.9 percent pace in the fourth quarter. Read More »

Going off script, Trump bashes immigration at tax cut event

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In Mexico, the country's politicians condemned Trump's deployment decision and Mexico's Senate passed a resolution Wednesday calling for the suspension of cooperation on illegal immigration and drug trafficking in retaliation. The office of California Gov. The El Paso diocesan commission's statement said the border community already knows the "painful moral and human consequences of the militarization of our border". Read More »

Tale of two cities: Edmonton jobless rate down, Calgary's up

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The labour force has grown by 4,400 since the beginning of the year. The report also found that average hourly wage growth, which has been under close scrutiny by the Bank of Canada ahead of interest-rate decisions, strengthened in March to 3.3 per cent, up from 3.1 per cent the previous month. Read More »

Top executive says Facebook depends on user data

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Facebook's second-in-command says the company expects to uncover additional violations of users' personal data, just two days after it announced that the Trump campaign-linked data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica had accessed the information of as many as 87 million people . Read More »

Try Dunkin' Donuts cold brew coffee for free Friday

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Among the new items featured - Donut fries. The coffee shop's new "Gotta-Have $2 Snacks" include Munchkins dippers, ham and cheese roll-ups, pretzel bites, wafflebreaded chicken tenders, warm cookies and gluten-free brownies. Dunkin' says the 12 hour steeping process gives the drink a sweet flavor that's reminiscent of dark chocolate. Chocolate lovers can pair Cold Brew with the chain's new, limited edition Caramel Chocoholic Donut . Read More »

Hacked crypto exchange Coincheck to be acquired

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Now under heavy supervision from Japan's Financial Services Agency (FSA), Coincheck, which lost over $530 mln to hackers in January this year, caused a significant reshaping of the country's exchange sector. Would Japanese clients trust Coincheck against after Monex will replace its leadership? Shares in Monex surged 20 percent on the deal - the maximum allowed under Tokyo Stock Exchange rules - to close at their highest in five years. Read More »

Trump threatens $100bn in additional United States tariffs on China

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The S&P 500 E-mini futures were down 1 percent, pointing to a lower start for Wall Street later in the session. Markets in India, the Philippines and Indonesia all fell. "If the USA side disregards opposition from China and the global community and insists on carrying out unilateralism and trade protectionism, the Chinese side will take them on until the end at any cost", the commerce ministry said in a statement on its website. Read More »

GUARDCAP ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd Buys Shares of 56656 Monsanto (MON)

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Shell Asset Management Co. raised its position in shares of Monsanto by 7.7% in the second quarter. Jones Financial Companies Lllp increased its position in Monsanto by 25.2% during the 4th quarter. At the end of 2017Q4, the institutional investor held 768,080 shares of the agricultural chemicals company, priced at $89.63M, up from 206,364 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Visa Inc. (V)- Safe Haven Investment Performance Stocks

It has outperformed by 65.23% the S&P500. Macguire Cheswick & Tuttle Investment Counsel Llc increased Visa Inc (V ) stake by 36.38% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. The Company and its subsidiaries, including Visa U.SA Inc (Visa U.SA), Visa International Service Association (Visa International), Visa Worldwide Pte. Read More »

Sugar Loving Brits Feel 'Punished' by New Soft Drinks Tax

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Britain on Friday joined France, Norway and Mexico in rolling out a sugar tax on soft drinks in an attempt to tackle obesity and tooth decay in children. How much will the price of fizzy drinks increase by? These include Irn-Bru, Ribena and Lucozade. You won't have to pay anything extra if your sugary drink of choice contains at least 75% milk though, so it's not all bad. Read More »

Alibaba Group (BABA) Position Lessened by Alkeon Capital Management LLC

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The stock's quarterly performance specifies a shift of -6.31%, and its last twelve month performance is stands at 59.19% while moved -0.89% for the past six months. According to 2017Q4 Securities and Exchange filling the reduction is 455.17%. About 15.28 million shares traded. Many market traders also use moving averages to determine profitable entry and exit points into specific securities. Read More »

InterGlobe walks away from Air India

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The Indian government, which fully owns money-losing flag carrier Air India, last week released bid documents seeking to sell a 76 percent stake in the carrier that operates both domestic and worldwide routes. The company informed this in response to investor queries regarding the same. Till now, only IndiGo and Tata-Singapore Airlines (SIA) JV Vistara have officially expressed interest in AI while others like Jet and Qatar Airways are learnt to be evaluating the situation. Read More »

President Trump to be in West Virginia for tax roundtable

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Before the sweeping tax cuts were passed late previous year, major US corporations joined President Trump and Republicans in Congress in vowing the reform would grow the economy, create jobs and raise wages. "It is one of those things and he does other things I don't like, I will be honest with you". Trump signed the $1.5 trillion tax package into law in December. Read More »

Longfin Corp. (NASDAQ:LFIN) - Hot Stock Analysis

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The stock has been moved at 0 percent over the last six months and 0 percent during a year ago. For example, if the P/E ratio of a stock is 20 times earnings, an analyst compares that P/E ratio to other companies in the same industry and to the ratio for the broader market. Read More »

Virgin Galactic completes first test flight since fatal crash

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Virgin Galactic calls this a new milestone for the company , explaining that two years of "extensive ground and atmospheric testing" went into making this possible. Once the spacecraft began to descend, the pilots raised its tail booms to a 60 degree angle from the fuselage into the "feathered" configuration, which was adopted after fatal 2014 VSS Enterprise test flight crash . Read More »

Conviviality calls in administrators

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C&C, whose shares had jumped 9%t to €2.87 euros in late trade, said it had bought Conviviality's wholesale arm Matthew Clark and its wine, spirits and craft beer distributor Bibendum, as well as four smaller businesses belonging to the two. Read More »

Canadian trade deficit widens in February as imports growth surpass exports growth

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The Commerce Department said the trade deficit widened to USD57.6 billion in February from a revised USD56.7 billion in January. Canada also imported more passenger cars and light trucks from India and Mexico . At 16:00 GMT the FxWirePro's Hourly Strength Index of Canadian Dollar was highly bearish at 155.803, while the FxWirePro's Hourly Strength Index of US Dollar was neutral at 27.0558. Read More »

Smith & Nephew picks new CEO who sold his last company

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This number is derived from the total net income divided by shares outstanding. However, as 52 Week Range has little to no connection whatsoever with current news or forces affecting companies today, very few investors rely heavily on the metric. Read More »

Vident Investment Advisory LLC Boosts Holdings in NXP Semiconductors (NXPI)

Nxp Semiconductors N V now has $40.00 billion valuation. 4,889,236 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 3,984,838. Moreover, State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue has 0% invested in AutoNation, Inc. New York-based Blackrock has invested 0.01% in AutoNation, Inc. Fayez Sarofim has invested 0.02% in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX). Read More »

Sears and Delta say customers exposed in data breach

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Professional Advisory Services Inc who had been investing in Tjx Companies for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $52.56B market cap company. (NYSE:DAL). Eaton Vance stated it has 61,116 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Evercore Wealth Ltd Liability reported 0% in Delta Air Lines, Inc. NYSE:DAL opened at $54.07 on Thursday. Read More »

Gold slips as fears ease over US-China trade conflict

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In global markets, gold prices remained firm amid China-US trade tensions, which left investors reluctant to take positions in anything but the safest of assets. Trump's top economic adviser called the announcements by the two countries mere opening proposals and suggested the USA tariffs may never go into effect, while China's ambassador in Washington said Beijing's preference was to resolve the dispute through talks. Read More »

Simple Moving Average Analysis of MSCI Inc. (MSCI)

USA equity mutual funds lost $74.60 billion, while ETFs still had slight inflows of $11.30 billion, the lowest in the past eight quarters. Comparatively, MSCI Inc . On Thursday, September 1 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy". Over the course of the day 263 shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 5,850 over the last 30 days for ProShares UltraShort MSCI Japan (NYSEARCA:EWV). Read More »