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China's ZTE stops major operations following U.S. export ban

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ZTE said in a statement late Wednesday that "major operating activities of the company have ceased" after the U.S. Commerce Department issued the "denial order" last month. The Chinese government has also been said to be negotiating with the US on the company's behalf, in hopes of stemming what is looking more and more like a looming trade war between the two countries. Read More »

De Lille goes to court after DA dumps her

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The party announced on Tuesday that De Lille was no longer a party member after she declared in a radio interview that she was "walking away" . We are busy compiling a list of people that have posted this fraudulent report, supposedly from the Auditor General, once we have got the full list, I will then make the list public. Read More »

Facebook has formed a new group that will focus on blockchain

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David Marcus , head of Messenger , issued a statement on Tuesday advising a group will be set up to explore how to use blockchain across Facebook . While more than a dozen executives saw their jobs change, none appeared to be leaving the company , United States media reports indicted. That move comes as the second of WhatsApp co-founders, Jan Koum informed Facebook last week that he was following his former co-founder and stepping down from his role. Read More »

MeToo will not sway Cannes film contest, says jury head Blanchett

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The two ladies will be joined by Deepika Padukone (who made her debut last year) and Kangana Ranaut, who will be walking the red carpet of the coveted film festival for the first time. Working together is "not something we plan on doing every two years", said Cruz at the film's press conference on Wednesday. Thierry Fremaux, the festival's director, has said the Weinstein revelations came as a shock to Cannes , forcing the festival to examine its own practices and do more to improve ... Read More »

Why Should Investors Reconsider? The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

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With reference to all theories, earning yield also gives right direction to lure investment, as DIS has 1.66% dividend yield. The firm will look to it's next scheduled report date to try to improve on these numbers. The "percentage off the 52-week high or low" refers to when a stock current price is relative to where it has traded over the last 52 weeks. The Walt Disney Company had 155 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Read More »

Job openings equal unemployed for 1st time in 2 decades

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In addition, workers may be reluctant to relocate to where the jobs are, or to accept a position with lower pay or in a different field, for example. The job opening rate, or the number of open jobs as a share of employment, rose to 4.2% from 3.9% a month earlier-also a record. Read More »

What Will Become of Valeant Pharmaceuticals?

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Over the last week of the month, it was 0.50%, 5.09% over the last quarter, and 64.20% for the past six months. USA stocks closed modestly higher Monday , extending the market's gains from last week. VRX has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Oppenheimer And invested 0.02% in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc . Prudential Public Limited Com reported 290,714 shares. Read More »

Elon Musk and Grimes make couple debut at the Met Gala

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According to Us Weekly , the pair designed the dress together "over dinner" then commissioned a team to make it. Rumors about the relationship started swirling a few hours ago when a source told tabloid Page Six that the musician and the billionaire have been dating secretly. Read More »

Comcast to make a hostile bid for Fox assets?

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The Walt Disney Company already struck a $52.4 billion all-stock deal to buy various 21st Century Fox properties. Citing three unspecified sources "familiar with the matter", the news agency reports that Comcast CEO Brian Roberts sees an opening if USA federal courts approve AT&T's $85b acquisition of Time Warner to go forward - a ruling is expected on that matter in June. Read More »

Melrose Industries PLC (LON:MRO) Weekly Ratings on May 6, 2018

Joyce Thomas Patrick JR sold 120,354 shares worth $12.18M. The Volatility 3m is a similar percentage determined by the daily log normal returns and standard deviation of the share price over 3 months. On Wednesday, April 11 the firm has "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank given. The company rating was maintained by Goldman Sachs on Monday, April 23. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Friday, September 23 by Barclays Capital. Read More »

ICICI Bank Q4 net profit plunges 45% to Rs 1142 crore

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ICICI Bank , the country's largest private sector bank , has reported a 50 per cent fall in its net profit and a 27 per cent surge in non-performing assets (NPAs) or bad loans during the fourth quarter ended March 2018 even as the bank's MD and CEO Chanda Kochhar , who is facing allegations of conflict of interest while sanctioning loans to the Videocon group , said that the bank's board had made its stand clear on the issue of conflict and the CEO's role and refusing to comment further ... Read More »

Air France workers tear up another executive

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Air France stock was down almost 13 per cent at 7.08 euros today. On Friday, Jean-Marc Janaillac, chief executive of parent company Air France-KLM, resigned after staff rejected a final pay offer from him, which would have raised wages by 7% over four years. Read More »

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

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The firm has a market capitalization of $53,162.55, a P/E ratio of 34.07, a P/E/G ratio of 1.90 and a beta of 1.17. Activision Blizz now has $53.16 billion valuation. On Monday, March 12 $5.41 million worth of stock was sold by Durkin Dennis M. On Tuesday, February 20 the insider Morhaime Michael sold $14.62M. $1.42 million worth of stock was sold by MORGADO ROBERT J on Friday, February 23. Read More »

Sonam celebrates sangeet in shades of white

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The outfit designed by fashion duo Abu Jani and Saandeep Khosla said she had ordered for the attire over two years ago from them with proper instructions. Seems like the theme for the pre-wedding function on Monday has been decided as off-white as numerous bride's family members and friends are spotted sporting multiple shades of white outside the venue. Read More »

Sterling Investment Advisors Ltd. Sells 98 Shares of Amazon.com

Over the last five days, shares have managed 3.56% gains and now is up 29.62% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $1319.167. It has underperformed by 15.09% the S&P500. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) on Friday, April 29 with "Outperform" rating. Finally, Susquehanna Bancshares raised their price objective on Amazon.com from $1,850.00 to $2,000.00 in a research note on Friday, April 27th. Read More »

USA spied on more than 500 million domestic phone records a year ago

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It's unclear if the agency found loopholes in the law it can exploit, but the sudden spike in the number of records it collected could be attributed to several things. Robyn Greene from Washington-based Open Technology Institute told Reuters that "t$3 he intelligence community's transparency has yet to extend to explaining dramatic increases in their collection". Read More »

CVS Health (CVS) Position Lessened by Wade GW & Inc

Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning Llc decreased its stake in Cvs Health Corp (CVS) by 26.86% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Kidder Stephen W holds 2.48% or 95,620 shares in its portfolio. Fukoku Mutual Life Co owns 4,082 shares. Avestar Capital LLC acquired a new position in CVS Health in the 4th quarter valued at about $122,000. Read More »

Fond du Lac man eats 30000th Big Mac

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Gorske told WLUK that he doesn't get sick of eating Big Macs every day. The 64-year-old, who holds the Guinness World Record for Most Big Macs Consumed, last made the news in 2017 when he ate his 29,482nd Big Mac, which was broadcasted on a Facebook Live feed. Read More »

Five Polish miners missing after quake hits coal mine

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Rescuers have located a third miner out of seven who went missing after an natural disaster struck a coal mine Saturday in southern Poland, a mining official said. The two were hurt but conscious, and rescuers carried them to safety on stretchers, a spokeswoman for the company, Katarzyna Jabłońska-Bajer, said, as cited by public broadcaster Polish Radio's IAR news agency. Read More »

USA payrolls rise 164000 while jobless rate falls to 3.9%

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It's an impressive feat to be in the 3% range. The gauge includes part-time workers who'd prefer a full-time position and those who want a job but aren't actively looking for work. Actually, the biggest challenge faced is by those now in the labor force. Average hourly pay in the private sector rose 2.6% year-on-year to $26.84 while the average hourly wage in the private sector increased by only 0.1% over the month. Read More »

Carnival PLC Institutional Investor Sentiment Worsened in 2017 Q4

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The stock increased 0.11% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $76.06. About 551,975 shares traded. It has underperformed by 75.37% the S&P500. The firm has "Buy" rating by Bank of America given on Friday, January 15. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, November 14 by Piper Jaffray. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 23rd were given a $0.45 dividend. Read More »

Waymo Minivan Involved In Crash While Traveling In Autonomous Driving Mode

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In this case a driver was on board and was injured in the accident. A silver Honda sedan, traveling eastbound on Chandler Boulevard, swerved across the median strip, eventually colliding with the Waymo minivan . "The Waymo vehicle was in the wrong place at the wrong time", Tyler told Newsweek . Reports say that the vehicle was in autonomous mode at the time. Read More »