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Business Lyft & Uber eye new investment funds from Google & SoftBank
Author: 0 Lyft & Uber eye new investment funds from Google & SoftBank

It isn't clear when the talks took place or whether a deal will materialize. Alphabet and Lyft declined to comment. Lyft raised $600 million in fresh funding in April, mostly from large global investment funds. Lyft announced last year it would be expanding its work in self-driving cars and was aiming to have autonomous vehicles account for the majority of Lyft rides within five years.

Business Brazil's president charged with leading a criminal organisation
Author: 0 Brazil's president charged with leading a criminal organisation

Two-thirds of deputies must agree to suspend Temer to be suspended until the end of the trial. Wesley Batista is accused of unfairly profiting from trades in shares of JBS and USA dollars in April and May, before company stock and the Brazilian currency plunged following revelations Joesley Wesley and Brazilian President Michel Temer discussed bribes.

Business Colorado route selected for Hyperloop project
Author: 0 Colorado route selected for Hyperloop project

A route that would run from Cheyenne, Wyoming to Pueblo, Colorado with another leg extending to Vail was chosen as one of the top 10 proposals worldwide by Hyperloop One . The proposed rout would include Greeley, allowing passengers to make the trip from Denver to Greeley in about 6 minutes, according to Hyperloop One.

Business U.S. bans govt use of Russian Kaspersky
Author: 0 U.S. bans govt use of Russian Kaspersky

In addition, USA retailer Best Buy has said it would no longer sell Kaspersky products in its stores, it's not known whether JB Hi Fi, Officeworks and Harvey Norman will follow the lead of the big U.S. Kaspersky has more than 400 million customers worldwide, but it has never succeeded in becoming a major supplier to the United States government. The allegations have led to a number of U.S.

Business Nestle acquires Blue Bottle Coffee
Author: 0 Nestle acquires Blue Bottle Coffee

The Oakland, California-based company operates shops in the US and Japan and is expected to reach 55 stores by the end of 2017, up from 29 a year earlier, Nestle said in a statement Thursday. "But standing on the banks of Lake Geneva, meeting one worldly, genuine person after another was a different thing altogether". Company officials said the deal will help Blue Bottle expand nationally and internationally and expand their product line.

Business Oracle up after Q1 beats
Author: 0 Oracle up after Q1 beats

Cape Ann Retail Bank has 0.35% invested in Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ). Investec Asset Management Limited invested in 3.10M shares or 0.62% of the stock. Capital Impact Advisors Limited Company has 0.62% invested in Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL ). A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on ORCL shares.

Author: 0 Week 2 Preview: Eagles Vs. Chiefs

Despite holding the Eagles offense to just 58 rushing yards, returning an interception for a touchdown and producing a consistent pass rush, the Redskins defense struggled to execute when it mattered most last Sunday. KEYS TO THE GAME: The student meets the master as Doug Pederson leads his Eagles against Pederson's former boss, Andy Reid . Pederson first crossed paths as a player with Reid the quarterbacks coach in Green Bay.

Author: 0 North Korea Threatens to Use Nuclear Weapon Against Japan

News agency KCNA released a statement from a spokesperson for the regime, in which he said: "The army and people of the DPRK are unanimously demanding that the Yankees, chief culprit in cooking up the "sanctions resolution", be beaten to death as a stick is fit for a rabid dog ".

Business USA reports rising income, falling poverty in 2016
Author: 0 USA reports rising income, falling poverty in 2016

For the second year in a row, median income rose for households headed by Hispanics, non-Hispanic whites and blacks. On Thursday, the U.S. Census Bureau released its 2016 American Community Survey , an annual survey that measures various economic, social, and housing data among United States residents.

Author: 0 $-0.01 EPS Expected for Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)

Philip Morris Intl Inc now has $181.80B valuation. It closed at $49.42 lastly. It is down 20.72% since September 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 41.12% the S&P500. The stock has "Underperform" rating by Bank of America on Friday, June 30. (NYSE:PM) or 33,300 shares. Entergy (NYSE:ETR) was raised too. In the most updated research from a number of analysts on Wall Street, the company gets 1 Buys and 1 Sell among 7 analysts.

Business John Lewis profits plummet by more than 50%
Author: 0 John Lewis profits plummet by more than 50%

Profits at John Lewis Partnership have fallen by more than 50%, reports the BBC. Profits were hit by £56.4mln of reorganisation costs and the impact of the slump in the pound following the Brexit vote. Gross sales across the Partnership rose 2.3% to £5.4 billion, but like-for-like sales showed only muted growth. The partnership's net debt also improved, now standing £421.2 million, £128.1 million lower than July 30 past year.

Business Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:THC) Traded Higher Than Its 50 Day Average
Author: 0 Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE:THC) Traded Higher Than Its 50 Day Average

About 422,511 shares traded. It has underperformed by 53.51% the S&P500. On August 9 Credit Suisse kept the stock rating at "Neutral" but moved down the price target to $17.00 from $31.00. State Of Wisconsin Investment Board, Wisconsin-based fund reported 43,378 shares. Harris Associate Ltd Partnership reported 7.46M shares. Employees Retirement Sys Of Texas accumulated 99,000 shares or 0.02% of the stock.

Business Nifty up marginally; pharma, banking stocks shine
Author: 0 Nifty up marginally; pharma, banking stocks shine

The index was trading at 10,464, down 0.39 per cent, around 12.40 pm (IST), with shares of Wipro (down 4.24 per cent), KPIT Technologies (down 0.74 per cent), Tata Consultancy Services (down 0.54 per cent) and Tech Mahindra (down 0.23 per cent) as the losers.

Business Ford Exploring Light Signaling For Self-Driving-Vehicle-To-Pedestrian Communication
Author: 0 Ford Exploring Light Signaling For Self-Driving-Vehicle-To-Pedestrian Communication

Working with Virginia Tech Transportation Institute Ford rigged a Transit Connect with a few extra lights and a drivers seat which allowed the actual person behind the wheel to be hidden from plain sight. Cameras mounted on the van recorded those reactions. Now researchers will use this data to understand how other road users changed their behaviour in response to the signals.

Business Hurricane Jose maintains Category 1 status, winds
Author: 0 Hurricane Jose maintains Category 1 status, winds

If Jose continues to be a tropical system past the weekend, it could be the longest-lived one so far this season. A few keep the storm in the Atlantic, far from the United States. Tropical storm-force winds from Jose spread over the islands on Saturday. A NOAA buoy located near Jose reported a wind gust to 110 miles per hour early Sunday morning.

Business China's biggest bitcoin exchange to halt trading
Author: 0 China's biggest bitcoin exchange to halt trading

There's no word on when, or indeed whether, it will reintroduce trading. According to Bloomberg's Lulu Yilun Chen , China Business News reported that the city of Shanghai has verbally halted bitcoin exchanges. The National Internet Finance Association of China on Wednesday warned that bitcoin and other virtual currencies lacked a clear basis for value, and was a tool of money laundering, drug trafficking and smuggling.

Author: 0 Sandler O'Neill Reiterates Buy Rating for MidSouth Bancorp (NYSE:MSL)

Callahan Advisors Llc decreased U S Bancorp Del New (USB) stake by 67.86% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The stock tapped a 52-week high of US$16.6 while the mean 12-month price target for the shares is US$13.55. 141 funds opened positions while 361 raised stakes. BidaskClub lowered U.S. Bancorp from a "hold" recommendation to a "sell" recommendation in a study on Thurs, Aug 24th.

Author: 0 Brokerages Set Marvell Technology Group Ltd

Washington Federal Inc. (NASDAQ:WAFD) has risen 33.59% since September 13, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 103.79% the S&P500. Harvey Partners Llc decreased Marvell Technology Group Ltd ( MRVL ) stake by 61.9% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

Author: 0 Genworth Financial Increased to "Hold" at ValuEngine

Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 48,181 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $199,000 after purchasing an additional 10,972 shares during the last quarter. Genworth Financial (NYSE: GNW ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February 7th. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $0.43 EPS.

Author: 0 Trading Monitor: What's Next For Virtu Financial Inc (VIRT)?

The company has market cap of $169.19 million. The stock increased 0.40% or $0.06 on September 13, reaching $16.08. Putting the focus on shares of Blackrock Income Trust Inc (BKT), we have noted that the SuperTrend indicator is now above the stock price.

Author: 0 What you need to know about getting the iPhone X in Canada

This is especially true of the Face ID feature in the iPhone X and the enhanced capabilities supporting augmented reality applications available across all the new devices. "Given one month less sales for the iPhone X during the December quarter, we have reduced our December quarter iPhone sales estimates from 84 million to 79 million units", Canaccord Genuity analysts wrote in a client note.

Business Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume
Author: 0 Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR) Experiences Heavier than Usual Trading Volume

The company has market cap of $696.96 million. Typically, a stock scoring an 8 or 9 would be seen as strong. Macquarie Research upgraded the shares of HMC in report on Saturday, February 4 to "Outperform" rating. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, January 17 by Goldman Sachs. The stock of Honda Motor Co Ltd (ADR) (NYSE:HMC) earned "Neutral" rating by Macquarie Research on Thursday, December 1.

Author: 0 Shares Of Finish Line Jump On Takeover Talk

Their store generally carries a large selection of men's, women's and children's athletic and casual shoes, as well as a broad assortment of activewear and accessories. The company was maintained on Monday, March 14 by Credit Suisse. The ex-dividend date was set for Wednesday the 23rd of August 2017. The dividend payment was $0.110 per share for the quarter which comes to $0.44 on an annualized basis.

Author: 0 What Are the Numbers Saying About Morgan Stanley Income Securities Inc (ICB)?

Hanseatic Management Services Inc, which manages about $222.00 million and $178.00 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Applied Materials Inc. Several equities research analysts have recently commented on MS shares . Analyzing the technical facts of Morgan Stanley (MS ), its current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average is -0.67% and standing -1.92% away from 50-Day Simple Moving Average while traded up 2.36% from 200-Day Simple Moving Average.

Business Freeport-McMoRan Inc — Shares in Focus
Author: 0 Freeport-McMoRan Inc — Shares in Focus

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX)'s earnings per share has been growing at a -21.2 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as -6.6 percent. Freeport-McMoRan Inc.'s insider ownership stands at 0.2 percent, while its insider transaction is 1.15 percent. (NYSE:FCX) has a Shareholder Yield of -0.137393 and a Shareholder Yield (Mebane Faber) of 0.09049.

Author: 0 Preferred Apartment Communities, Inc

Deutsche Bank has "Hold" rating and $65 target. The company was downgraded on Thursday, August 27 by Zacks. ValuEngine raised shares of Mid-America Apartment Communities from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, September 8th.