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NDRC sets timeline to open up China's auto sector

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China imposed ownership restrictions in 1994, limiting foreign carmakers to owning no more than a 50% share of any local venture. A decision that was designed allow its local automotive industry to compete and develop. Now China's overhauling its investment rules for foreign vehicle makers. Tesla declined to comment. The looser rules would likely raise pressure on domestic carmakers, potentially hitting local names such as Warren Buffett-backed BYD Co. Read More »

Alberta Limiting Oil Shipments Would Harm More Than Just BC, Observers Say

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As for lost revenue to Saskatchewan if it restricted exports to B.C., the latest numbers from Statistics Canada shows Saskatchewan traded more than $350 million of refined petroleum products to B.C. Attorney General David Eby. "We truly don't. This is not a conversation we want to be having", he said. Much of the gasoline consumed in B.C. comes from Alberta, delivered mainly through the existing Trans Mountain pipeline , according to the National Energy Board, with less than 10 per cent of ... Read More »

Markets Right Now: US stocks indexes open broadly higher

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The Dow Jones industrial average gained 213 points, or 0.9 percent, to 24,786. The S&P 500 opened higher by 13.80 points, or 0.52 per cent, at 2,670.10. Bond prices didn't move much. Goldman Sachs rose 0.85 percent after the investment bank's quarterly profit blew past Wall Street's expectations, powered by a surge in trading revenue and higher fees from debt and equity underwriting. Read More »

Alibaba Group (BABA) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.25

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How much shares are traded? It also increased its holding in Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce (NYSE:CM) by 192,819 shares in the quarter, for a total of 572,307 shares, and has risen its stake in Polaris Industries Inc. About 603,275 shares traded. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 8.48% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. Analysts await Shutterfly, Inc. The company is estimating to achieve earnings per share (EPS) growth of -39.10% in this year and the earnings per share (EPS) ... Read More »

Microsoft Corp (MSFT) Position Boosted by Fmr Llc

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The institutional investor held 33,425 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.86 million, down from 213,617 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Microsoft from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $96.00 price target for the company in a research note on Tuesday, December 26th. Read More »

Schneiderman Seeks Operational Information From Crypto Platforms

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As cryptocurrencies continued shaking off their April hangover , the state of NY is trying to figure out what to do with this whole coin thing . "Yet too often, consumers don't have the basic facts they need to assess the fairness, integrity and security of these trading platforms", said Schneiderman in a statement . Read More »

BC ready to fight back against Alberta fuel restrictions

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After meeting Trudeau on Sunday, John Horgan, the premier of British Columbia, showed no sign that his government would drop its opposition to the project. premier. "I think if people totally lose faith in our democratic system, if they believe that the federal government has been able to impose its will, that they've ignored the court proceedings, then I think we're looking for chaos", said Corrigan. Read More »

Iran, Turkey to Continue Close Cooperation on Syria

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ANKARA: The presidents of Turkey and Iran on Tuesday vowed to press on with their alliance alongside Russian Federation over Syria, the Turkish presidency said, after Ankara backed strikes by the United States and its allies against the regime of President Bashar al-Assad. Read More »

Trump files for extension on 2017 taxes due to 'complex returns'

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The agency said Tuesday evening that its systems were back online , and that taxpayers would now have until midnight on Wednesday, April 18, to file and pay their taxes. The agency was planning a "hard reboot" of its systems, a congressional official told The Washington Post . If you prefer to mail your tax return, you'll need to make sure it's postmarked by today, April 17th. Read More »

Facebook to face lawsuit over face-scanning tech

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Baser said this data collection process is the same for any website or app, including YouTube , Google or Twitter , not just Facebook . In order to do this, Facebook would have to collect users' biometric data to ensure their facial recognition tech would work, triggering privacy concerns. Read More »

UBS Group AG Set "Neutral" Rating for Magellan Midstream Partners, LP (MMP)

The stock increased 0.02% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $60.19. About 52,643 shares traded. Arcus Biosciences, Inc. ( NYSE :RCUS) has 0.00% since April 16, 2017 and is. ( NYSE :HD). Puzo Michael J invested in 1.87% or 23,890 shares. Avalon Advisors Ltd Company reported 27,955 shares. Qs Invsts Ltd reported 4,901 shares. Read More »

Starbucks CEO meets with two black men arrested at Philadelphia store

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Attorneys for the company said Johnson and the two men involved have "engaged in constructive discussions about this issue as well as what is happening in communities across the country". "Closing our stores for racial bias training is just one step in a journey". "My responsibility is to look not only at that individual but to look more broadly at the circumstances that set that up, to ensure that this never happens again", he said in the interview. Read More »

All Eyes on IBM 1Q18 Earnings Show Tonight

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It has underperformed by 24.13% the S&P500. Gw Henssler & Assocs invested in 0.03% or 2,134 shares. The company was maintained on Monday, November 2 by Barclays Capital. The company was maintained on Tuesday, March 13 by JP Morgan. This charge is in addition to the provisional charge of $5.5 billion the company stated in its fourth-quarter 2017 earnings. Read More »

Monsanto Company (MON) Upgraded by Vetr Inc. to Buy

Glg Partners Lp increased Monsanto Co New ( MON ) stake by 755.35% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Riverpark Advisors Llc accumulated 11,155 shs. The hedge fund run by Carl Tiedemann held 121,100 shares of the agricultural chemicals company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $14.14 million, down from 528,833 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

Vauxhall to terminate all dealer contracts in 2019

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Vauxhall intends to keep on around two thirds of the current 326 franchises operated around the United Kingdom, as it seeks to remove the least profitable outlets. Vauxhall said the move forms part of a Europe-wide effort by French parent group PSA to bolster sales and customer satisfaction while cutting costs. Read More »

Tax Day 2018: Free food, deals, and other special offers today

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Great American Cookies: Ask for a free cookies & cream cookie today. Grimaldi's Pizzeria: Get a 16-inch traditional cheese pizza for $10.40 Tuesday at participating locations. P.F. Chang's: Get 15 percent off takeout orders with code TAXDAY on Tuesday. Just tweet your zip code to @konaice and the company will let you know where to find the closest truck to you, along with and where and when they will be serving the shaved ice up. Read More »

$0.01 EPS Expected for IAMGOLD Corporation (IMG) on May, 8

Taking a step further we can take a look at various other valuation metrics. It is down 33.84% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. For now, the company has PEG ratio of N/A. IAMGOLD Corporation stock waking on thin line between bulls and bears tracks and with several factors it's pulling towards optimistic side to some extend but some take to pessimistic side. Read More »

Montana 2017 income-tax returns due Tuesday

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For each month you don't pay after 60-days, the minimum penalty becomes $210, or the full tax amount owed. Returns post-marked by midnight Tuesday will be considered on time - but, as Kadas noted, the vast majority of Montana filers do so electronically, rather than through the mail . Read More »

(XOM) Lowered to "Hold" at Vetr Inc

The organization posted $0.88 earnings per share (EPS) for the three-month period, surpassing the Thomson Reuters' analyst consensus estimate of $1.03 by -$0.15- amounting to a surprise factor of 14.52%. Since December 11, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 4 insider sales for $3.42 million activity. The insider Milton Bryan W sold 7,281 shares worth $606,082. Read More »

D Orazio & Associates Inc. Trimmeds Holding in UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH)

Unitedhealth Group Inc now has $222.87 billion valuation. -EPS (Q1): $3.04 vs. $2.37 previous year. Teachers Retirement Sys Of The State Of Kentucky accumulated 1.28M shares or 1.29% of the stock . Cantor Fitzgerald reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $280.00 price objective on shares of UnitedHealth Group in a report on Thursday, March 8th. Read More »

The Bon-Ton could soon be long gone

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Bon-Ton is set to wind down after a bankruptcy auction for its assets drew only liquidation bids, according to Reuters , which cited unnamed sources. It appears the end might be near for Younkers and other Bon-Ton Stores brands. One liquidator group estimated their initial bid was worth about $650 million, according to a creditor representative. Read More »

The Launch of NASA's Latest Planet-Hunting Satellite Has Been Scrubbed

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Monday, April 16, and the space agency will broadcast the launch window on its website and television station. But the team has just announced that the launch has been scrubbed. TESS, with its four advanced cameras, will scan an area that is 350 times larger, comprising 85 percent of the sky in the first two years alone. In addition to this, the astronomer on Earth will measure the way the planet's gravity makes the star wobble as it orbits. Read More »

Global growth 'to hit seven-year high'

The upgrade to global growth for this year to 3.9% potentially makes 2018 the strongest year since 2011, when the economy was rebounding from the financial crisis. The eurozone is expected to grow by 2.4% in 2018 and 2% in 2019, up by 0.2 points and unchanged respectively. "Governments need to rise to the challenges of strengthening growth, spreading its benefits more widely, broadening economic opportunity through investments in people, and increasing workers' sense of security in the face ... Read More »

Keybank National Association OH Reduces Stake in Merck & Co. (MRK)

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It has underperformed by 21.79% the S&P500. Merck \u0026 Co had 31 analyst reports since October 18, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. Also, EVP Michael J. Therefore 57% are positive. DST Systems had 14 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. This volatility measure use for multipurpose in judging the underlying price momentum as well as the rate of change in MRK's price. Read More »

206 million eggs recalled, including cartons sold in Virginia

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The bacteria can also pass through chicken feces getting on the eggs. Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. issued a voluntary recall for 23,400 dozen eggs the company purchased from Rose Acre Farms following the farm's massive recall announcement last week, The Food and Drug Administration announced Monday. Read More »