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Business Maximum stake to be cut on 'crack cocaine' betting terminals
Author: 0 Maximum stake to be cut on 'crack cocaine' betting terminals

The high-stake, high-speed electronic casino games are said to be dangerously addictive and now allow a stake of up to £100 every 20 seconds, enabling a player to theoretically gamble away £18,000 an hour. In a statement, the Salvation Army, the Church of England, the Methodist Church, the United Reformed Church, the Baptist Union and the Church of Scotland, CARE, the Evangelical Alliance and Quaker Action on Alcohol and Drugs said, " Fixed odds betting terminals (FOBTs ) present serious ...

Author: 0 Eurozone Jobless Rate Lowest Since 2009

We expect domestic demand to remain the main growth driver (+0.48pp), while net trade contribution should be slightly positive (+0.1pp). Economists polled by Reuters had expected a 0.5% quarterly rise and a 2.4% year-on-year gain. Meanwhile, cost of food, alcohol and tobacco, climbed 2.4 percent, faster than the 1.9 percent increase in September. The economic growth helped bring down eurozone unemployment to the lowest level since January 2009, beating market expectations.

Business Under Armour Inc (UAA) PT Lowered to $11.00
Author: 0 Under Armour Inc (UAA) PT Lowered to $11.00

Under Armour stock could be vulnerable to another drop after tomorrow's earnings report, however, if past is precedent. Having a price of $16.41, Under Armour (NYSE: UAA ) traded -18.95% lower on the day. The legal version of this piece of content can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/10/31/under-armour-inc-uaa-pt-lowered-to-11-00.html. "While our worldwide business continues to deliver against our ambition of building a global brand, operational challenges and lower demand in ...

Business Multiple dead, multiple injured after incident in downtown Manhattan
Author: 0 Multiple dead, multiple injured after incident in downtown Manhattan

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has been briefed on the incident in downtown Manhattan, the mayor's press office said in a tweet. SWAT officers reportedly clear several of the lower buildings on the nearby waterfront and cordoned off the area in order to capture anyone fleeing the scene, the source said.

Business AAA: Oct. 30 survey shows New Jersey gas prices up four cents
Author: 0 AAA: Oct. 30 survey shows New Jersey gas prices up four cents

While there could be some volatility, gas prices should follow a mostly downward trend through the rest of the year. The Triple-A puts the statewide average at two-44...compared to two-25 one year ago. The technology company does a daily survey of 2,294 gas outlets across Oklahoma. Farther south in Lake Worth, the same price could be found at Marathon and Speedway on North Congress Avenue and Shell on Lake Worth Road and Kirk Road.

Business In Seoul, Mattis Accuses North Korea of 'Outlaw Behavior'
Author: 0 In Seoul, Mattis Accuses North Korea of 'Outlaw Behavior'

But missile defense experts caution that the system would not be able to shoot down everything coming its way if North Korea deployed a barrage of short-range missiles. During a trip to South Korea, Mattis said that the the USA would never accept the northern state as a nuclear power, adding that any use of military weapons would result in a "massive military response" from the White House.

Business 'Fourth Industrial Revolution' could unlock billions for the UK
Author: 0 'Fourth Industrial Revolution' could unlock billions for the UK

With Brexit looming on the horizon and many economists predicting a potentially grim future for the United Kingdom, the country is looking at ways it can mitigate the damage caused by exiting the European Union. The Review also recommends re-skilling or up-skilling one million industrial workers over the next five years to enable digital technologies to be deployed and successfully exploited through a Single Industrial Digitalisation Skills Strategy.

Business JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)- Investments Worthy Stocks
Author: 0 JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)- Investments Worthy Stocks

A number of other equities analysts have also recently commented on the company. (NYSE: JCP ) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges. Finally, Piper Jaffray Companies set a $4.00 price objective on J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Holding by 12.8% during the first quarter. There has been an observed change of 4.69% in the ownership of the shares in the past six months.

Business Constellation Brands acquires stake in Canadian cannabis provider
Author: 0 Constellation Brands acquires stake in Canadian cannabis provider

What Constellation's investment doesn't answer, however, is what the future cannabis industry will look like. Canada is adopting a distinctively liberal stand for the recreational drug amidst predictions that the substance could be legalized as early as next year amidst rising popularity and usage.

Author: 0 What Are Analysts Report About Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

The company's shares were given away at $63.48 per share worth to an income of some $3,418,398 on account of Schechter Adam H. About 379,476 shares traded. ( MRK ) Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript" published on October 27, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: " Merck's Risk/Reward Is Compelling" with publication date: "October 16, 2017.

Business Supersonic vehicle reaches 210mph in 8 seconds
Author: 0 Supersonic vehicle reaches 210mph in 8 seconds

The team has pedigree: it's led by Richard Noble, the man who set the land-speed record in 1983, and the director behind Thrust SSC, the vehicle that now holds the land-speed record of 763mph. Meanwhile, A.S. Ramchander, vice president of marketing for partner Castrol, said: "We are delighted to see Bloodhound SSC complete its first public runs".

Author: 0 Akzo, Axalta in talks for $30-billion merger

Such a divestiture will concentrate Akzo on coatings, and so a tie-up with Axalta, the No. 1 supplier to the North American heavy truck market, would round out its business to include vehicle coatings. From the opening price, the stock has seen a change of -1.37% recently clocking in with a price of $32.40. Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC acquired a new position in Axalta Coating Systems during the second quarter worth about $340,000.

Business Lennar and CalAtlantic to merger in almost $10B deal
Author: 0 Lennar and CalAtlantic to merger in almost $10B deal

The deal translates to a 27 percent premium on CalAtlantic's closing price that same day. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded shares of CalAtlantic Group from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, October 2nd. This represents a $0.16 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.50%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 14th. CalAtlantic Group's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 5.56%.

Author: 0 Sprint owner SoftBank may be calling off T-Mobile merger

On Monday, the decision was reportedly made to pull out of the merger . T-Mo is also a little less bad, down $1.66, or 2.6%, at $61.30. The Wall Street Journal now reports that SoftBank Group , Sprint's parent company, has called off the merger.

Business Skye Bank, COPE move against breast cancer
Author: 0 Skye Bank, COPE move against breast cancer

The session tackled the importance of regular screening and early detection to combat breast cancer. They also say about 2,000 men are also expected to be diagnosed with breast cancer this year with an estimated 460 deaths. "Lack of awareness on breast cancer among doctors also leads to late detection". Skye Bank Plc is showing renewed commitment to tackle the menace of breast cancer.

Business StormTrack Weather: Another cold front moves in Monday night into Tuesday
Author: 0 StormTrack Weather: Another cold front moves in Monday night into Tuesday

Temperatures will be cold enough on their own, but we do expect a west southwesterly wind, around 5 to 10 miles per hour, to have our wind chills in the mid to upper 30s. That front will also bring the return of north and northwest winds at 5 to 15 miles per hour. A steadier rain may develop late afternoon into evening.

Author: 0 HSBC reports mixed third-quarter results

Pre-tax profit in the three months to 30 September leapt to US$4.6bn from US$843mln the same period a year ago. HSBC's gradual shift towards Asia showed signs of paying off on Monday, as the global bank posted an nearly five-fold increase in profits for the most recent quarter, broadly meeting analyst expectations.

Business WhatsApp now lets you unsend messages
Author: 0 WhatsApp now lets you unsend messages

It also adds that messages will not be deleted on the Symbian app, so those users will continue to see the recalled message. If I delete a message, it gets removed from my device and a "You deleted this message" shows up in its place. Two is that if someone already opened and read the message, your deletion will only affect their ability to take a screenshot or search for its content later: they already saw it and that's the end of it.

Business Homeserve plc (HSV) Given New GBX 900 Price Target at Liberum Capital
Author: 0 Homeserve plc (HSV) Given New GBX 900 Price Target at Liberum Capital

Peel Hunt maintained the shares of MSLH in report on Monday, February 15 with "Buy" rating. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/10/29/anglo-american-plc-aal-receives-consensus-rating-of-hold-from-analysts.html.

Business Caroline Wozniacki pips Venus Williams for the title — WTA Finals
Author: 0 Caroline Wozniacki pips Venus Williams for the title — WTA Finals

Woznicki dropped serve when she was serving for the first set at 5-3, and then dropped serve when serving for the match in the seventh and ninth games of the second set. It completed a stellar comeback season for the two-time Grand Slam finalist, who endured an injury-marred 2016 and finished ranked number 19, her lowest position since 2007.

Author: 0 Research Ratings: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG), Public Storage

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) has risen 29.68% since October 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.56% the S&P500. A 3 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while3 believe that investors should either steer clear of FITB or, if they already own its stock, sell it.

Author: 0 Burundi's withdrawal from the ICC a 'cynical attempt to evade justice'

South Africa's withdrawal was revoked in March. Gambia's new government reversed its withdrawal plans in February. Burundi's withdrawal doesn't affect the preliminary examination of the country's situation already under way by the court's prosecutor, ICC spokesman Fadi El Abdallah told The Associated Press .

Author: 0 Canaccord Genuity Reaffirms Buy Rating for Rice Midstream Partners LP (RMP)

Md Sass Investors Services Inc who had been investing in Eqt Midstream Partners Lp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $5.90 billion market cap company. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage reported 8,388 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Salient Tru Com Lta reported 0.04% in Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP). 340,200 are held by Arosa Cap Mngmt Lp.

Author: 0 ITC net profit rises 5.59% YoY to Rs 2640 crore in Q2

Tobacco-to-hospitality conglomerate ITC on Friday reported 5.59 per cent YoY rise in September quarter profit at Rs 2,640 crore, which was in line with ETNow poll of Rs 2,665 crore profit. Besides, the cigarettes business also had to factor in additional costs related to GST transition due to non-availability of additional duty surcharge credit on transition stocks.

Author: 0 Wells Fargo &'s (NYSE:WFC) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods

Corporate insiders own 0.29% of the company's stock. 17,258,583 shares of the company's stock traded hands. Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) has risen 24.03% since October 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It is positive, as 85 investors sold WFC shares while 685 reduced holdings. 110 funds opened positions while 566 raised stakes. Rothschild Inv Corp Il stated it has 26,851 shares.

Business What Are Analysts Suggestions On The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)
Author: 0 What Are Analysts Suggestions On The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT)

Other institutional investors and hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in the company. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in Cooper Tire & Rubber Co.by 34.4% in the first quarter. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 25.6% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 16 percent. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 2.6% compared to the same quarter past year.

Business Western Digital Corporation (WDC) Upgraded to
Author: 0 Western Digital Corporation (WDC) Upgraded to "Buy" by BidaskClub

Analysts look for public financial statements, listen in on conference calls and talk to managers and customers of a company in order to reach an opinion and communicate the value of a stock. Investors sentiment increased to 1.12 in 2017 Q2. The data storage provider reported $1.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.05 by $0.13.