• Teachers are not meant to carry AR-15s, student survivor says
Teachers are not meant to carry AR-15s, student survivor says

Marco Rubio (R-Fla.), who said he's against that proposal during a CNN town hall with survivors and families who lost loved ones in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School . An AR. How is it that easy to buy this type of weapon? "How have we not stopped this after Columbine, after Sandy Hook". "I feel like arming teachers is ju...

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  • National Margarita Day: Where to celebrate with discounted cocktails
National Margarita Day: Where to celebrate with discounted cocktails

The first 100 guests at each restaurant will also be able to bring home a bottle of their margarita-inspired nail polishes. Oh, and you'll get a free order of queso with any entree purchase. Max & Erma's: Announced on Facebook - on National Margarita Day, Max & Erma's will be celebrating with $4 Max's Margaritas all day. Whether you prefer your m...

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  • Amy Poehler pissed NRA used 'Parks and Rec' image
Amy Poehler pissed NRA used 'Parks and Rec' image

Following a CNN town hall with survivors of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting , the National Rifle Association tweeted out praise for its spokeswoman who attended the event. She also took heat from Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel after she claimed that she was "fighting" for survivors of the high school shooting. By Thursday morning, ...

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  • Federal Reserve policymakers more confident about economy
Federal Reserve policymakers more confident about economy

Going forward, markets are likely to focus on leadership changes at the European Central Bank , which could move European monetary policy toward a less accommodative stance and push up interest rates globally. Some committee members aired concerns over the potential risks of an overinflated stock market and unsustainably low employment, while ot...

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  • Bill Gates doesn't know how much Rice-A-Roni costs
Bill Gates doesn't know how much Rice-A-Roni costs

But Bill Gates - who has handed over more than $10 billion in taxes - just looked so mortified when he was asked to guess the price of groceries that we want to give him a cup of tea and a Werther's Original. On other items, he got the price way too low. He was spot on with the floss, though, so at least we know he has good dental hygiene. Fo...

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  • Acquires 696 Shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)
Acquires 696 Shares of Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

The stock decreased 0.01% or $0.0099 during the last trading session, reaching $130.8601. About 3.40M shares traded. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 2nd, RTT News reports. Nuveen Asset Management Lc holds 334,910 shares. Argus Research maintained Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) on Wednesday, April ...

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  • How major United States stock indexes fared Wednesday
How major United States stock indexes fared Wednesday

The Nasdaq Composite Index added 0.2 percent. The dollar was higher against its primary trading partners on Wednesday as traders prepared themselves for announcements coming from the Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting which took place near the end of January.

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  • Advisory Services Network LLC Acquires New Holdings in Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCK)
Advisory Services Network LLC Acquires New Holdings in Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCK)

It has underperformed by 17.58% the S&P500. Finally, ValuEngine cut Discovery Communications from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Friday, February 2nd. Rhumbline Advisers owns 0.02% invested in Sirius XM Holdings Inc. AUO stock is now showing up return of 3.70% throughout last week and witnessed increasing return of 4.39...

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  • Greenleaf Trust Purchases 9530 Shares of American Tower Corp (AMT)
Greenleaf Trust Purchases 9530 Shares of American Tower Corp (AMT)

American Tower Corporation (NYSE:REIT) has 0.00% since February 22, 2017 and is. Americafirst Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of American Tower in the 3rd quarter valued at approximately $173,000. Therefore 95% are positive. Dow Jones Equity All REIT Total Return Index REIT had 5 analyst reports since March 23, 2017 according to...

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  • Barclays numbs news of 2017 loss with dividend promise
Barclays numbs news of 2017 loss with dividend promise

Barclays updated investors on its full-year performance this morning, revealing that it had made an attributable loss of £1.9 billion in the 12 months ended December 31, 2017, as compared with an attributable profit of £1.6 billion in the prior-year period.

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  • S Australia boosts state's solar battery market with major announcements
S Australia boosts state's solar battery market with major announcements

The grant was awarded from the Renewable Technology Fund, part of the South Australian government's Energy Plan. If re-elected for a historic fifth consecutive term, Weatherill's Australian Labor Party (ALP) will offer 10,000 homes loans of up to 10,000 Australian dollars (7,800 US dollars) under the scheme.

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  • US Supreme Court declines to hear 'whistleblower' protection appeal case
US Supreme Court declines to hear 'whistleblower' protection appeal case

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote the opinion for the court, which was unanimous in its judgment in favor of Digital Realty Trust and against would-be whistleblower Paul Somers . While Somers was on appeal to the Supreme Court, the Second Circuit issued a decision consistent with Somers . Justice Ginsburg reviewed and compared the statuto...

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  • Watch Spot Mini Endure Abuse While Opening a Door
Watch Spot Mini Endure Abuse While Opening a Door

In a YouTube clip entitled Testing Robustness, the company's engineers are, once again, firing a little tough love at their creation. They describe that off camera the robot's controller gives the robot-dog the "GO" command - to open the door - before it is thwarted by the hockey stick welding assistants.

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  • General Motors (NYSE:GM) Short Interest Update
General Motors (NYSE:GM) Short Interest Update

The stock increased 1.09% or $0.44 during the last trading session, reaching $41.22. About 33.93 million shares traded. General Motors (NYSE:GM) (TSE:GMM.U) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, February 6th. Global Endowment Management Lp, a North Carolina-based fund reported 706,750 shares. Parametric Assocs Ltd Liability Company has i...

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  • United States stocks fall as Fed minutes send bond yields higher
United States stocks fall as Fed minutes send bond yields higher

The minutes showed bullish sentiment among policymakers, confirming their intention to raise interest rates this year. Here's the yield for benchmark U.S. Investor attention is on the minutes of the Fed's last policy meeting in late January, due later in the day. Expectations for a quarter-point hike at the Fed's next meeting in March are now...

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  • McDonald's is getting ready to make 'Rick and Morty' fans very happy
McDonald's is getting ready to make 'Rick and Morty' fans very happy

McDonald's first issued the sauce as part of a tie-in with Disney's 1998 animated movie Mulan . However, McDonald's is having another crack at bringing Szechuan Sauce back. Szechuan sauce made an infamous appearance on " Rick and Morty ". The Szechuan Sauce craze was one of the more weird talking points of 2017, with the sudden resurrecti...

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  • EPFO cut interest rate to 8.55 pc for 2017-18
EPFO cut interest rate to 8.55 pc for 2017-18

The rate, which will affect a six-crore-strong workforce, was trimmed by 10 basis points from last year's rate of 8.65 per cent. Gangwar further said the exchange traded funds (ETFs) investments have fetched a return of 20.65 per cent so far, and in the months of January and February this year, the EPFO has sold Rs 3,700 crore ETFs which earned a...

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  • Stock's Technical Analysis - Zion Oil & Gas Inc (NASDAQ: ZN)
Stock's Technical Analysis - Zion Oil & Gas Inc (NASDAQ: ZN)

Ascend Capital Llc sold 46,364 shares as Methanex Corp (MEOH)'s stock declined 12.56%. (CRZO)'s stock declined 26.59%. The hedge fund run by Tom Sandell held 735,500 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $30.00 million, up from 503,500 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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  • Ford's president of North America out due to 'inappropriate behavior'
Ford's president of North America out due to 'inappropriate behavior'

In August, Ford agreed to pay up to US$10.125 million to settle an investigation into sex and race harassment at two plants in Chicago conducted by the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Nair has been head of Ford's North America division since June 2017. But he's held a number of key positions at the automaker over several deca...

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  • Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc (NYSE:ARE) Has Increase in Shorts
Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc (NYSE:ARE) Has Increase in Shorts

Shares of Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc ( NYSE:ARE ) traded up $0.33 on Tuesday, reaching $122.99. With 3,300 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 1140 days to cover their ACDSF's short positions. InterRent's primary objective is to use the proven industry experience of the Trustees, Management and Operational Team to: (i) provi...

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  • Aperio Group LLC Has $2.48 Million Holdings in DineEquity Inc (DIN)
Aperio Group LLC Has $2.48 Million Holdings in DineEquity Inc (DIN)

Qs Investors Llc increased Dineequity Inc ( DIN ) stake by 113.29% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC purchased a new stake in shares of DineEquity in the 4th quarter valued at about $292,000. The biggest holder now is Patrick W. Rose who owns 52,518 shares (0.29% of those outstanding), whilst Mr. H. Frederick...

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  • U.S. dollar hits one-week high as focus shifts to Fed
U.S. dollar hits one-week high as focus shifts to Fed

Chinese markets reopen on Thursday after holidays. Australia's S&P/200 Index dropped 0.5 percent. Australian stocks were almost flat and South Korea's KOSPI gained 0.55 percent. The minutes of the January Fed meeting will provide key guidance for the dollar and gold, said Helen Lau, analyst at Argonaut Securities. "The Fed's mantra is...

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  • OLD National Bancorp IN Decreases Holdings in Marathon Oil Co. (MRO)
OLD National Bancorp IN Decreases Holdings in Marathon Oil Co. (MRO)

Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings Llc who had been investing in Marathon Petroleum Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $32.57B market cap company. It also increased its holding in Ishares Jp Morgan Usd Emergi (EMB) by 22,990 shares in the quarter, for a total of 27,052 shares, and has risen its stake in Kohls Corp (N...

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  • Existing home sales in U.S. slip 3.2 percent in January
Existing home sales in U.S. slip 3.2 percent in January

Rather, there simply aren't enough houses on the market, and rising prices are making it more hard for those in lower income brackets to find a home they can afford, analysts say. The metropolitan areas with the fewest days on market and most realtor.com ® views in January, according to realtor.com's Market Hotness Index , were San Francisco-Oa...

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  • Analyst Observation on Two Stocks: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Visa Inc. (V)
Analyst Observation on Two Stocks: Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Visa Inc. (V)

The stock increased 1.97% or $1.05 during the last trading session, reaching $54.32. About 2.00M shares traded. (NYSE:HD) has risen 18.65% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. Goldman Sachs upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Monday, January 11 report. On Wednesday, July 5 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy".

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