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Business Claire's pulls products over asbestos allegations
Author: 0 Claire's pulls products over asbestos allegations

Kristiana Warner, who works at a law firm specializing in asbestos lawsuits, says she was working on another case when she made a decision to have her daughter's makeup tested. "This clearly is not an isolated incident", Deaton said. "As a result of today's inquiry from WPRI-TV, we have taken the precautionary measure of pulling the items in question from sale, and will be conducting an immediate investigation into the alleged issues".

Business Softbank reaches deal to get big discount on Uber shares
Author: 0 Softbank reaches deal to get big discount on Uber shares

The WSJ's reporting suggests that SoftBank's successful offer valued Uber at $48 billion. More than anything, however, SoftBank's presence on the board of Uber should help bring an end to the in-fighting that has plagued the company all year.

Business Tim Cook got a hefty raise this year
Author: 0 Tim Cook got a hefty raise this year

Apple says Cook accumulated over $93,000 in travel costs it called personal for the company, based on the hourly charges for flying and other costs incurred for such use by Apple including departure taxes, landing fees and fuel charges.

Author: 0 $1.84 EPS Expected for Capital One Financial Corporation (COF)

It has underperformed by 2.89% the S&P500. Virtusa Corporation operates as an information technology services company. Accordingly, the company shows a -1.00% EPS growth for the subsequent year and computes the EPS growth for the past five years at -0.30% *.

Author: 0 $0.86 EPS Expected for Intel Corporation

Strategic Financial Services Inc who had been investing in Intel Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $215.80B market cap company. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Buy" on Monday, August 31. The rating was upgraded by Standpoint Research to "Accumulate" on Monday, January 9.

Business Buhari's son breaks limb in bike accident
Author: 0 Buhari's son breaks limb in bike accident

According to Aso Rock sources, Yusuf crashed his power bike in Abuja and was taken to the emergency ward of Cedacrest Hospital in Abuja, the nation's capital where is he is now receiving treatment. An orthopaedic consultant with specialisation in head injuries was also said to be on the flight to monitor the his progress. "My prayers are with President Buhari and his family at this time".

Business Christmas Day house fire in Marshall kills resident
Author: 0 Christmas Day house fire in Marshall kills resident

State officials say there were 57 fire deaths in 2015, the highest since 64 died in 2002. Within four minutes of arriving on the scene, the firefighters were able to get the four other victims out of the home. The fire at 212 42nd St. E. was reported by a passerby who called 911 at 1:37 a.m. Tuesday. Firefighters from five departments battled the blaze in temperatures around 20 below zero and wind chills as low as 35 below.

Business Tommy G. Thompson Purchases 2705 Shares of Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) Stock
Author: 0 Tommy G. Thompson Purchases 2705 Shares of Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) Stock

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS now owns 4,115 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $585,000 after buying an additional 65 shares in the last quarter. The institutional investor held 546,450 shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $67.88 million, up from 291,745 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Author: 0 Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)

As per Tuesday, October 31, the company rating was upgraded by Jefferies. As per Friday, August 14, the company rating was downgraded by Zacks. Goldman Sachs Group set a €105.00 ($125.00) price target on Merck KGaA and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 19th.

Business Cowen Increases Delta Air Lines (DAL) Price Target to $66.00
Author: 0 Cowen Increases Delta Air Lines (DAL) Price Target to $66.00

The stock decreased 0.61% or $0.42 during the last trading session, reaching $68.43. About 19,992 shares traded. (NYSE:LVS) has risen 28.09% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for DAL producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 1.43% and for the month booked as 2.18%.

Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)

Insiders sold 12,419,588 shares of company stock valued at $1,207,333,538 in the last 90 days. The hedge fund held 14,650 shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $558,000, up from 3,109 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Business PM Modi exudes confidence in new BJP govt in Himachal
Author: 0 PM Modi exudes confidence in new BJP govt in Himachal

After attending the ceremony Prime Minister stopped at the iconic Indian Coffee House on Mall road for a cup of coffee. He said, the coffee is still as good as it was 20 years ago. Chants of "Modi, Modi" filled the air. His swearing-in ceremony in Shimla was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP president Amit Shah, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath among others.

Business Tesla INC (Call) (TSLA) Shareholder Peak6 Investments LP Has Lowered Its Stake
Author: 0 Tesla INC (Call) (TSLA) Shareholder Peak6 Investments LP Has Lowered Its Stake

Invsts owns 3.02M shares for 0.23% of their portfolio. Tesla Inc ( TSLA ) opened at $317.29 on Wednesday. It has outperformed by 27.73% the S&P500. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Tesla Motors Inc in their top 10 positions was flat from 21 to 21 for the same number. UBS maintained the shares of TSLA in report on Monday, October 30 with "Sell" rating.

Author: 0 ArcelorMittal (MT), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP)

It has outperformed by 14.75% the S&P500. The forecast of 6 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. In case of Revenue Estimates, 19 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Union Pacific Corporation as 5.39 Billion. Citigroup maintained Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP ) on Tuesday, September 13 with "Buy" rating .

Author: 0 Which Insider sold 50746 Shares Of Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)?

About 33,166 shares traded. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. Springbok Capital Management Llc sold 8,852 shares as Nike Inc (NKE)'s stock declined 8.78%. Trillium Asset Management Lc stated it has 150,051 shares. Pnc Financial Gru accumulated 627,014 shares. As per Wednesday, December 20, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets.

Business China's Geely takes 8.2 percent stake in Swedish truck maker Volvo
Author: 0 China's Geely takes 8.2 percent stake in Swedish truck maker Volvo

Reuters reports that Volvo Cars brought in $1.26 billion in the first three quarters of 2017, compared to just $193 million in 2011, the first full year of Geely's ownership. They did not disclose the value of the transaction, which makes Geely Volvo's largest owner by capital and the second biggest by voting rights after investment firm Industrivarden INDUa.ST .

Author: 0 How Analysts Feel About Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB)?

Kimberly Clark Corp has a 1-year low of $109.67 and a 1-year high of $136.21. About 319,861 shares traded. It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. Bremer Natl Association holds 0.12% of its portfolio in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE: KMB ) for 3,769 shares. Ideal Power had 15 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Author: 0 Mobile US, Inc. (TMUS) Holdings Trimmed by California State Teachers Retirement System

The hedge fund run by Tony Chedraoui held 103,000 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $6.35 million, up from 72,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (NASDAQ: TMUS ) are owned by insiders with 39.82% six-month change in the insider ownership. Rational Advisors LLC bought a new position in T-Mobile US during the third quarter valued at about $105,000.

Business Feeling lucky? Powerball lottery soars to $337 million
Author: 0 Feeling lucky? Powerball lottery soars to $337 million

Wednesday night's Powerball jackpot is for $337 million - and if you don't win that you have a chance to win $306 million in Friday night's Mega Millions drawing. There are several factors for the lack of a victor, including fewer players. Between Mega Millions and Powerball , there's a combined $643 million bucks up for grabs this week.

Business Energous Pops On FCC Approval For Wireless Charging Technology
Author: 0 Energous Pops On FCC Approval For Wireless Charging Technology

The FCC certification of Energous' power-at-a-distance wireless charging transmitter is a major market milestone. Wireless charging has been growing in popularity over the past few years, but it is still quite limited. Martin Cooper, an Energous Board of Directors member, said the WattUp "represents an incredibly positive lifestyle change". WattUp supports Wireless Charging 2.0 and is similar to Wi-Fi in that the ecosystem supports interoperability between receivers and transmitters.

Business Gas prices drop statewide
Author: 0 Gas prices drop statewide

The 10 markets with the biggest changes included MI, where prices were up 17 cents, while OH motorists were paying 15 cents more, and IN, where gas prices increased 12 cents a gallon, according to AAA. Tuesday's national average compared to $2.42 the same day last week; $2.51 the prior month; and $2.29 the same day past year. Such large declines are common toward the end of the year as oil companies draw down inventories for tax purposes.

Business Cold & Partly Sunny Today, Lows in the Teens Tonight
Author: 0 Cold & Partly Sunny Today, Lows in the Teens Tonight

We should get a better handle on this potential over the next couple of days. Readings only reach the lower to middle 20s. The cold came with some snow north of Hwy. New Year's Eve could be partly cloudy and likely cold (teens to 20s) with a chance of light snow on New Year's Day as highs only hit the mid-20s to low 30s.

Business The big problem with the iPhone X
Author: 0 The big problem with the iPhone X

CIRP notes that supply constraints may have limited iPhone X sales, and that the figures it's seeing are only a slight disappointment considering Apple is trying something new this time around - sales in 2018 and beyond might well be better.

Business GST collections fall to Rs 80808 cr in November
Author: 0 GST collections fall to Rs 80808 cr in November

The Finance Ministry in its press release further stated that Rs 10,348 crores is being transferred from IGST to CGST account. Therefore, a total amount of Rs. The government had then said that since implementation of some of the main features of GST such as matching of returns, e-way bill and reverse charge mechanism had been postponed, tax compliance may not be up to the mark.

Business Gasoline prices rise for the first time in weeks
Author: 0 Gasoline prices rise for the first time in weeks

Oil prices rose on Tuesday on the back of an outlook for healthy demand amid ongoing production cuts led by OPEC and Russian Federation. WTI touched a session high of $51.82 a barrel on Thursday. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, plus Russian Federation and other non-members, have been withholding output since January 1 to get rid of a glut.

Business Tips for returning those unwanted holiday gifts
Author: 0 Tips for returning those unwanted holiday gifts

Whether you got a gift that you just aren't into or are afraid of giving the wrong thing, it's important to know that the purchase can be returned. Are those as simple? Gift cards and electronic downloads are not returnable, with the exception of e-books on Kindle, which can be returned within a week.

Author: 0 Coatue Management LLC Has Raised Its Apple INC (AAPL) Holding

Capital Investment Counsel Inc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $874.42 billion market cap company. The stock of Apple Inc. The firm earned "Equal Weight" rating on Friday, September 11 by Pacific Crest. Another trade for 5,892 shares valued at $948,612 was sold by Srouji Johny .

Author: 0 Patten Group Inc. Has $939000 Position in Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

Hbk Sorce Advisory Ltd accumulated 85,324 shares or 0.58% of the stock. About 5.41 million shares traded. NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) has risen 212.28% since December 25, 2016 and is uptrending. The other 20, though not evenly; between analysts who think you should buy Applied Materials, Inc . versus those who think you should sell it. Therefore 100% are positive.

Author: 0 Revenue Forecast of Amazon.com, Inc

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has seen its stock price gain 418.49, or +55.81%, so far in 2017. It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. Horizon Investment Services Llc decreased its stake in Lowes Cos Inc (LOW) by 10.83% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.