• Russian flag banned from Winter Olympics closing ceremony
Russian flag banned from Winter Olympics closing ceremony

Nadezhda Sergeeva , the Russian bobsledder who infamously wore an "I don't do doping" shirt, has admitted to failing a doping test , the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) announced Saturday. It does not require any further decision by the IOC. After days of denials and allegations of drink-spiking, mixed doubles curler Alexander Krushelnitsky ...

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  • Companies Drop NRA Affiliation Under Social Media Pressure
Companies Drop NRA Affiliation Under Social Media Pressure

Almost two dozen corporations nationwide offer incentives to NRA members, according to ThinkProgress .com, a news site owned by the Center for American Progress Action Fund. "Finally, we see a chink in the armour of the NRA-we thought they were invincible", says Grabowski. Since the tragedy in Parkland, Florida, a number of companies have made...

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  • Stephens Inc. AR Raises Holdings in Ford Motor (NYSE:F)
Stephens Inc. AR Raises Holdings in Ford Motor (NYSE:F)

About 2,852 shares traded. (SAMG) has risen 1.75% since February 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.28 earnings per share. 2,566 were accumulated by Smithfield Tru. The institutional investor held 7,822 shares of the consumer services company at th...

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  • Fed minutes dampen expectations for faster rate hikes
Fed minutes dampen expectations for faster rate hikes

Investors worry that sparks of inflation will prompt the FOMC to move more quickly than anticipated with rate increases. The futures markets for short-term interest rates echoes that, showing a strong expectation of three increases in the fed funds rate this year, and about a 30% chance for a fourth.

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  • IShares MSCI China (MCHI) Rises 1.66% for Feb 24
IShares MSCI China (MCHI) Rises 1.66% for Feb 24

Some investors are only interested in buy and hold strategies, while others will opt to try and capitalize on short-term market movements. Taking a glance at the relative strength indictor, we note that the 14-day RSI is now at 45.60, the 7-day stands at 42.21, and the 3-day is sitting at 46.22.

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  • HL Financial Services LLC Sells 566 Shares of Lam Research Co. (LRCX)
HL Financial Services LLC Sells 566 Shares of Lam Research Co. (LRCX)

It has outperformed by 76.63% the S&P500. Peregrine Asset Advisers Inc increased its stake in Lam Research ( LRCX ) by 1394.73% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Virginia Retirement Sys Et Al invested 0.01% in Assurant, Inc. (NYSE:AIZ) for 4,382 shares. Associated Banc holds 0.03% in Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL) or 7,245...

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  • Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stake Increased by Cornerstone Capital Inc
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stake Increased by Cornerstone Capital Inc

Vetr raised shares of Amazon.com from a sell rating to a hold rating and set a $1,155.74 target price for the company in a research note on Wednesday, November 29th. Investors sentiment increased to 1.55 in Q3 2017. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) by 389.9% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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  • USA Men's Curling Gets First Ever Olympic Gold Medal at PyeongChang 2018
USA Men's Curling Gets First Ever Olympic Gold Medal at PyeongChang 2018

They've had only one 4-point and five 3-point ends leading up to this game. The U.S. team includes skip John Shuster, a Chisholm native now living in Superior, Wis., John Landsteiner and Tyler George of Duluth, Matt Hamilton of McFarland, Wis., and alternate Joe Polo of Duluth.

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  • Jaitley blames regulators for not detecting PNB scam for 7 years
Jaitley blames regulators for not detecting PNB scam for 7 years

Speaking on the scam for the second time this week, he said employees conniving with fraudsters is worrisome. "Unfortunately, in the Indian system we politicians are accountable but regulators are not", Jaitley added. Finance minister Arun Jaitley said that the decision to tax Vodafone Group retrospectively, taken by the UPA 2 government, was "...

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  • Trending Analyst Recommended Stocks: EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG), TransEnterix, Inc. (TRXC)
Trending Analyst Recommended Stocks: EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG), TransEnterix, Inc. (TRXC)

About 359,672 shares traded. Encore Wire Corporation (WIRE) has risen 14.61% since February 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.50% the S&P500. (NYSE:EOG) for 42,981 shares. Dynamic Advisors Solutions Ltd Liability owns 382 shares for 0.28% of their portfolio. Arizona State Retirement System holds 0.01% or 16,976 shares in its po...

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  • Two people have been shot outside a bank in Zurich
Two people have been shot outside a bank in Zurich

Police cordoned off a large area around the scene and insisted that the "situation is under control". Zurich police said the situation was now under control and that there was no further danger to the public. The German-language newspaper Blick online edition quoted eyewitnesses as saying that a man and woman had been engaged in an argument at a ...

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  • Increases Position in British American Tobacco PLC (BTI)
Increases Position in British American Tobacco PLC (BTI)

About 24.39 million shares traded. British American Tobacco p.l.c.is a tobacco and next generation products company. It has outperformed by 1.08% the S&P500. Yhb Investment holds 15,647 shares. Excluding the impact of last year's acquisition of Reynolds American and currency fluctuations, adjusted organic revenue rose 2.9 percent, also below an...

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  • ECB pulls the plug on ABLV Bank
ECB pulls the plug on ABLV Bank

The request for credit comes amid frantic efforts by ABLV's management to keep the bank afloat after USA authorities singled it out for money laundering and moved to block it from doing financial deals in dollars. The Resolution Board noted that ABLV does not provide critical functions and its failure is not expected to have a significant adverse i...

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  • Woman charged with killing three babies in 1980s
Woman charged with killing three babies in 1980s

The deaths were originally thought to be sudden infant death syndrome . But now, an ugly truth may have come out. According to the daughter's testimony, Moronez "admitted to her that she had killed her son". In her interview with police, she said she used a blanket and held it "real tight against the face" of the baby . A coroner conclude...

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  • EPS Predictions Review: Physicians Realty Trust (DOC)
EPS Predictions Review: Physicians Realty Trust (DOC)

Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC now owns 966 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $114,000 after acquiring an additional 947 shares in the last quarter. Ontario - Canada-based 1832 Asset Limited Partnership has invested 0.04% in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Pinnacle Associates reported 19,230 shares. 451.38 million shares or 0....

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  • Companies cut ties with the NRA
Companies cut ties with the NRA

First National Bank of Omaha: One of the country's largest privately held banks tweeted Thursday, "Customer feedback has caused us to review our relationship with the NRA ". Mr. LaPierre has to decide whose freedom is more important: the freedom of our schoolchildren and all others who use our public spaces, or the freedom of gun owners who w...

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  • McDonald's bringing back Szechuan Sauce
McDonald's bringing back Szechuan Sauce

McDonald's created "Szechuan Teriyaki Dipping Sauce" to promote the 1998 film Mulan , it hasn't been available since the film came out in 1998. It's no secret that deadmau5 is a fan of the popular animated show Rick & Morty, but now you can hear the insane story of how he spent $15,000 on dipping sauce featured in the show, only to give it away...

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  • Rhumbline Advisers Has $105.74 Million Holdings in Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK)
Rhumbline Advisers Has $105.74 Million Holdings in Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK)

The institutional investor held 43,114 shares of the power generation company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.62M, down from 113,551 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Citigroup maintained it with "Buy" rating and $115 target in Wednesday, April 27 report. Therefore 52% are positive. Apache Corporation had 97 analyst reports since July...

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  • Delta, United ending group travel discount for NRA members
Delta, United ending group travel discount for NRA members

The company, which provides cybersecurity solutions worldwide, had been offering discounts on Norton anti-virus and malware protection, cutting prices on its premium package from $110 to $48 for NRA members. The NRA did not respond to a request for comment. Some said they would boycott the companies severing ties with the NRA. However, not all th...

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  • BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) Shares Bought by Callahan Advisors LLC
BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) Shares Bought by Callahan Advisors LLC

BHP Billiton Plc, together with its subsidiaries, discovers, acquires, develops, and markets natural resources worldwide. The stock decreased 4.40% or $2.14 during the last trading session, reaching $46.55. Investors sentiment increased to 1.35 in Q3 2017. Its down 0.29, from 1.35 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 24 investors sold ST shares while 63 red...

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  • DOJ Creates New Cybersecurity Task Force
DOJ Creates New Cybersecurity Task Force

The sweep was carried out by the Justice Department, FBI, Federal Trade Commission and the Iowa and Kansas attorneys general, among others. The scope of its activities has yet to be explained in great detail but should be focused on gathering and analyzing information, in addition to creating proposals for increasing the effectiveness of the DOJ's ...

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  • Most Recent Analysts Ratings Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS)
Most Recent Analysts Ratings Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS)

Finally, Crescent Grove Advisors LLC purchased a new position in EXACT Sciences during the 3rd quarter valued at about $200,000. IFG Advisory LLC acquired a new stake in EXACT Sciences in the fourth quarter worth $6,441,000. Eam Limited Liability Company, California-based fund reported 63,983 shares. For the Current month, 4 analysts have assigned ...

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  • Analysts See Compelling Value in Nabors Industries (NBR)
Analysts See Compelling Value in Nabors Industries (NBR)

JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered shares of Nabors Industries from an "overweight" rating to a "neutral" rating and set a $9.00 price objective for the company.in a research note on Wednesday, January 17th. The stock has "Sector Outperform" rating by Howard Weil on Monday, March 28. Analysts reported that the Price Target for Nabors Industries Ltd. migh...

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  • Warren Buffett says Berkshire needs to do 'huge acquisitions'
Warren Buffett says Berkshire needs to do 'huge acquisitions'

Buffett also let investors know why Berkshire, which is now sitting on a record $116 billion in cash, didn't pull the trigger on any mega-deals a year ago. He says he was turned off by high asking prices for businesses he considered buying. All that cash earning little to nothing is a drag on the conglomerate's earnings power, analysts say.

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  • Q2 2018 EPS Estimates for Henry Schein, Inc. Increased by Analyst (HSIC)
Q2 2018 EPS Estimates for Henry Schein, Inc. Increased by Analyst (HSIC)

Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 2,099 shares of the company's stock worth $147,000 after acquiring an additional 1,703 shares during the period. Its up 5.99, from 1.16 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 39 investors sold URI shares while 183 reduced holdings. A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their p...

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