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Author: 0 Users get message about sexual harassment scandal when trying to delete Uber

Things were mostly hush-hush until Sunday, Feb. 19, when Fowler posted a blog entry about her stay at Uber. Uber CEO Travis Kalanick went into damage-control mode, promising outside attorneys would investigate the claims and later apologizing for mistakes during a Tuesday staff meeting.

Business Which insiders are selling The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS)?
Author: 0 Which insiders are selling The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS)?

The stock soared 20.09 percent over the last 6 months. Actelion Ltd announced that Janssen Holding GmbH, a Swiss subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), has published the Offer Prospectus for its previously announced all-cash tender offer to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Actelion for 280 U.S.

Business Ctrip.com International, Ltd
Author: 0 Ctrip.com International, Ltd

Ctrip.com traded in a range for the bulk of Wednesday's session and closed up by 0.53 at $47.59. The stock is going forward its 52-week low with 25.96% and moving down from its 52-week high price with -5.16%. Shelton Capital Management increased its position in Ctrip.com global by 12.3% in the second quarter. Nippon Life Insurance Co. now owns 2,273 shares of the company's stock worth $106,000 after buying an additional 74 shares during the period.

Business Global Eagle Entertainment Inc
Author: 0 Global Eagle Entertainment Inc

The stock is down -34.37% in this year through last close, and the beta ratio has a value of 1.05. Chicago-based equity research firm Zacks Investment Research has assigned this stock ABR (Average Brokerage Recommendation) of 1.71, indicating analysts in general look favorably on the company's future prospects.

Author: 0 Sonia Gandhi accuses PM Modi of taking away people's 'happiness'

The fourth phase is crucial for the Congress as its president Sonia Gandhi's Lok Sabha constituency of Raebareli will also go to polls. Sonia cited "some reasons" but did not quite explain why she has not been campaigning for the Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance in Uttar Pradesh.

Business Gloucester Green market in Oxford is cancelled after warning of 80mph winds
Author: 0 Gloucester Green market in Oxford is cancelled after warning of 80mph winds

The A374 was closed for nearly four hours between Antony and Shevlock in south-east Cornwall this morning after a tree was brought down by the wind at around 6.30am, reports the Plymouth Herald . Today commuters are being warned not to make unnecessary journeys with widespread reports of flights being grounded and speed limits imposed on trains.

Author: 0 Analysts Ratings on: The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. (NYSE:HIG)

At the end of 12/31/2016 reporting period, 250 institutional holders increased their position in The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. During the trading on 02/21/2017, Company's stock ranged from $126.77 to $127.84. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, January 12th. (The) has a Dividend Yield of 1.72% with an Annual Dividend of $2.2. (The)'s dividend payout ratio is now 30.10%.

Author: 0 Glencore net up, outlook better as commodity price revive

A commodities rout in 2015 led Glencore to announce asset sales and along with the rest of the industry, it embarked on resolute cost-cutting. Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amorisation (EBITDA) were $10.3 billion, up 18 percent after a commodity price rebound in 2016 boosted income.

Author: 0 Dollar steadies after slipping in knee-jerk reaction to Fed minutes

A number of FOMC members - both voters and non-voters - have stated that they would not write off the possibility of a hike a the upcoming meeting (March 15th), which would represent a material acceleration of the 12-month gap between the last two moves.

Author: 0 US Treasury's Mnuchin promises 3% growth by end of 2018

He said he expects the administration to use optimistic economic growth forecasts of 3% or more when it estimates the cost of tax reform. Like several other members of Trump's team, he is a former Goldman Sachs banker and will serve as the president's point man on tax reform, financial deregulation and economic diplomacy efforts.

Author: 0 Beware the Fed's Warnings on Rates

The single European currency has suffered recently on investor worries about European politics, particularly the performance in opinion polls of French anti-euro, far-right party leader Marine Le Pen before presidential elections in April and May.

Author: 0 Smart Money Buying the Price Weakness of Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)

Anthem, Inc. (NYSE:ANTM) [ Trend Analysis ] considering as most desiring stocks in active trading lead, shares knock down after opening to traded at $160.25 with volume of 2.3 Million shares. For the quarter ending 10/26/2016, The Analyst projected that the company could deliver EPS of 0.27 while the company provided its Actual EPS of 0.27 showing a difference of 0 Percent between the Estimated and Actual EPS.

Author: 0 613 hedge funds sold their entire positions in American Express Company (AXP)

The stock is a Buy among 2 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. The company had revenue of $7.80 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $7.70 billion. AXP has been the topic of several other research reports. FT reports, The 26 analysts offering 12 month price targets for American Express Company have a median target of 81.00, with a high estimate of 97.00 and a low estimate of 60.00.

Author: 0 Emerson Electric Co. (NYSE:EMR), Alcoa Corp (NYSE:AA)

General Electric Company had a return on equity of 15.99% and a net margin of 6.86%. General Electric Company has 1 year price target of $34. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of -3.89 percent. Out of 0 brokerage recommendations, 0 gave a Strong Buy, 0 issued a Buy, 0 issued Hold, 0 rated Under-perform and 0 issued a Sell. For the current quarter, the highest estimate analysts provided is 27.1 Billion and the lowest is 25.82 Billion.

Business Australia struggle to 256-9 on first day of test vs
Author: 0 Australia struggle to 256-9 on first day of test vs

However, umpire was quick to signal for the front-foot overstepping, as Jayant's front foot had landed several inches away from the crease. The pitch was dry and parts of it had huge cracks which would have been a frightening sight for the Aussies, who are aware of India's spin firepower.

Author: 0 Vesuvius downgraded to Hold By HSBC

Barclays PLC raised their target price on HSBC Holdings plc from GBX 550 ($6.85) to GBX 600 ($7.48) and gave the stock an "equal weight" rating in a report on Tuesday, November 8th. The company's P/E is 0 and Forward P/E ratio is 12.55. In the last six months the stock's performance advanced 18.31% while yearly performance of the company advanced 41.82%.The company's year to date (YTD) performance is at 3.48%.

Business Barclays' 2016 pre-tax profit almost tripled to £3.2 billion
Author: 0 Barclays' 2016 pre-tax profit almost tripled to £3.2 billion

Although revenues for 2016 dropped by 3% to £21.5 billion, Barclays reported profit before tax of £3.23 billion for the year, almost three times higher than the £1.1 billion it reported in pre-tax profits for fiscal 2015. Profit in the Wealth business rose 2 per cent over the period to 31 December 2016. Mr Staley added that the bank would "lighten" a hiring freeze put in place past year, which saw the workforce reduce by 15,000.

Author: 0 Centrica returns to profit growth, flags dividend rise

Industry players are facing mounting pressure to treat customers fairly, having been criticised for being slow to pass on savings during dips in wholesale energy prices. Chief executive Iain Conn said: "2016 was a year of robust performance and progress in implementing our customer-focused strategy". In the 12 months to the 31 December, the FTSE 100-listed company saw operating profits rise 4% year-on-year to £1.52bn, but operating profits in the company's United Kingdom home supplies ...

Business Eyeing Opel, Peugeot says 2016 net profits soar by 80%
Author: 0 Eyeing Opel, Peugeot says 2016 net profits soar by 80%

Chief Executive Officer Carlos Tavares is on a mission to gain support for the deal, pledging to government and labor leaders that he can secure jobs by spearheading a similar turnaround at Ruesselsheim, Germany-based Opel and its sister United Kingdom brand Vauxhall.

Business India Inc to see single-digit rise in salaries this year
Author: 0 India Inc to see single-digit rise in salaries this year

This low growth, driven by demonetisation, as well as global factors like Brexit and the new US government's policies, would be the lowest increase in salaries since 2009, when the financial crisis hit India's wages. Some sectors, like Life Sciences, Professional Services, Chemicals, Entertainment Media, Automotive and Consumer Products, will likely continue to see double-digit salary increases this year, but at a rate lower than last year's.

Author: 0 $65 Flights to Ireland and the UK

It took longer than expected, but the Federal Aviation Administration approved Norwegian Air to begin flights to and from the United States, reports Travel and Leisure . We don't pay for what everybody else on the plane wants", spokesman Anders Lindström said of the tax-inclusive low fares. 'Today's announcement is not just about a new route, it also heralds low-priced transatlantic access.

Author: 0 Fed officials discussed possible rate hike 'fairly soon'

Feb 22 The Federal Reserve is set to gradually raise interest rates as long as the US economy continues on its current path, an influential Fed governor said on Wednesday. Unemployment in December was 4.7 percent although it inched back up to 4.8 percent in January. 1 gathering showed Fed officials wrestling with uncertainty on issues ranging from the Trump administration's fiscal stimulus plans to the headwinds a rising dollar may pose.

Author: 0 Principal Financial Group, Inc

That value represents a market adjusting for revenues that have been growing by 13.79 % on a quarterly year/year basis as of the company's last quarterly report. The companys revenue was up 10.6% compared to the same quarter past year. Equities research analysts forecast that Principal Financial Group Inc. will post $4.43 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Business United win but Carrick and Mkhitaryan out of final
Author: 0 United win but Carrick and Mkhitaryan out of final

When pushed further on the issue, Mourinho said: "I don't say that (that they will definitely miss out), I just say what I feel". Manchester United will be looking to collect the first major piece of silverware of the season by seeing off the Saints at Wembley this coming Sunday.

Business TRI Pointe Group Inc
Author: 0 TRI Pointe Group Inc

The company's revenue was down -10.2 % compared to the same quarter last year.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.31 EPS. The buoyancy in the outlook of TRI Pointe Group, Inc. Evercore ISI started coverage on shares of TRI Pointe Group in a report on Monday, November 14th.

Author: 0 XPO Logistics, Inc. (XPO) Announces Earnings Results

This compares with an adjusted net loss attributable to common shareholders of $23.1 million, or an adjusted loss of $0.21 per diluted share, for the same period in 2015. Following the transaction, the 10% Owner is left with a stake of 10,937,278 shares, now valued at $529145510. On 05/03/2016, Analysts were suspecting EPS of $-0.17/share where XPO Logistics , Inc.

Author: 0 Airbus profit dives on problems with A400M military jet

Its cashflow for the year stood at 1.4 billion euros, reversing a figure of -4.73 billion euros through nine months following the fourth-quarter delivery jump. Airbus has made a plea to the six European nations that launched the A400M program for relief from the penalties they are enforcing for late deliveries of the airlifter and shortfalls of its promised performance.

Author: 0 SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR)

AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 51,299 shares of the company's stock worth $339,000 after buying an additional 16,183 shares during the last quarter. The median estimate represents a -6.76% decrease from the last price of 8.58. (NYSE:FIT) are 5.41%; -15.29% for the month; -31.52% for the last quarter; -58.43% for the past six-months; and -63.44% for the last 12 months.The current price is staying below the SMA lines which signify weakens and is generally unhealthy/negative and may provide ...

Author: 0 Tesla boss hints at possible capital raise later this year

As a result, the company built 50,067 cars in the year's second half and delivered 47,073. The Relative Volume of the company is 1.35 and Average Volume (3 months) is 4.62 million. It's vital that the company keep the Model 3 production and deliveries on schedule, and this is expected to be a key part of the focus tonight during the earnings call.

Author: 0 Fed's Williams sees more financial stability risk with low rates

According to Bloomberg News, "The record of the January 31 - February 1 gathering showed Fed officials wrestling with uncertainty on issues ranging from the Trump administration's fiscal stimulus plans to the headwinds a rising dollar may pose".

Author: 0 BHP Billiton back in profit; warns of uncertainty

An interim dividend of US$0.31 a share is forecast, up from 16 cents a year ago. Average realised price of copper grew 14 percent, iron ore climbed 28 percent, Hard coking coal was up 118 percent and Weak coking coal was up 82 percent. In the past year, BHP shares are up 90 percent and Anglo has tripled. Manufacturing investment "should stabilise", but exports may still be challenged by the "rising threat of protectionism", BHP said.

Author: 0 Revenue Estimates Analysis: The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

Growth Estimate for Merck & Co., Inc. According to FT, Year on year, growth in dividends per share increased 6.56% while earnings per share excluding extraordinary items fell by -10.44%. The Coca-Cola Company P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 27.63 and Forward P/E ratio of 20.78. The relative strength index or RSI highlights overbought (above 70) and oversold (below 30) areas.

Business Michigan House defeats proposed income tax cut
Author: 0 Michigan House defeats proposed income tax cut

He's anxious Republican legislators will be left on their own to defend the plan if constituents "come to our offices screaming and yelling at us" about spending cuts it forced. Any tax reform package will need not only to pass the House but also the Senate before reaching the White House. "Improving our infrastructure shouldn't be postponed, and so I'd like to see a public plan as to how this will be paid for before I can lend my support to the new proposal", Snyder said in a Tuesday ...

Business Qantas profit slides as worldwide competition heats up
Author: 0 Qantas profit slides as worldwide competition heats up

Underlying profit before tax in the six months ended December 31 dropped to A$852 million ($656 million) from A$921 million in the same period a year earlier, Australia's largest carrier said in a statement Thursday . Qantas in October warned of strong competition on global routes and subdued domestic demand due to the federal election. 'But the work we've done on removing costs and making the business more efficient means Qantas International is outperforming its peers in the region.

Author: 0 The Morgan Stanley Lowers Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Price Target to $900.00

The Stock now has the market capitalization of $402.8 Billion, P/E (price to earnings ttm) of 172.53 and Weekly volatility of 1.04% and monthly volatility of 1.20% respectively. Amazon expects its first quarter sales to increase in the range of 14% to 23%, compared with the same period a year ago. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 22.4% compared to the same quarter a year ago.

Author: 0 Asia Stocks to Fall as Dovish Fed Minutes Spur Yen: Markets Wrap

Today, markets expect CAPEX to have declined by 0.5% in the quarter. Federal Reserve officials earlier this month discussed the need to raise a key interest rate again "fairly soon", especially if the economy remains strong. The S&P 500 dropped 2.56 points, or 0.1%, to end at 2,362.82. Paul Ashworth, chief USA economist at Capital Economics, said the "fairly soon"' phrase in the minutes "clearly leaves the door open to a March rate hike, although.

Author: 0 Norwegian Cruise Line meets 4Q profit forecasts

Capstone Investment Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings by 261.7% in the second quarter. For 2017, the company anticipates adjusted earnings of $3.75 to $3.85 a share. A number of equities analysts have commented on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. They issued a "neutral" rating and a $47.00 price target for the company.

Author: 0 Bharti Airtel buys Telenor's India operations

Airtel will acquire Telenor's running operations in seven circles - Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh (West), Uttar Pradesh (East), and Assam - the company said in a press release. The acquisition of additional spectrum through this transaction, which made an attractive business proposition, has further enhanced Airtels spectrum portfolio, Vitthal said.

Business House GOP scales back income tax cut plan, waits to vote
Author: 0 House GOP scales back income tax cut plan, waits to vote

The latest version of the proposal was a big departure from the original House plan , which would have cut the tax to 3.9% in the first year and then gradually eliminate the tax over the next 39 years. Republican Gov. Rick Snyder has cited "serious concerns" about the budget implications of the tax cut. Mark Schlissel, the University of Michigan's president, is a medical doctor who also has a PhD in physiological chemistry.

Author: 0 Existing-home sales jump to a 10-year high

Single-family homes fared better than condos, though, with home sales rising by 4.4 percent to 857 last month from 821 in January of past year. In Cuyahoga County, sales nonetheless were 1.5 percent higher than a year before. Purchases of existing homes there were down 1.5% from December and dipped 0.8% annually. "Florida's housing market continues to show positive momentum", Florida Realtors President Maria Wells said in a statement.

Business Barclays PLC Lowers Comcast Co. (CMCSA) Price Target to $40.00
Author: 0 Barclays PLC Lowers Comcast Co. (CMCSA) Price Target to $40.00

Oppenheimer Holdings also issued estimates for Comcast Corporation's FY2018 earnings at $4.04 EPS. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in CMCSA. For the quarter ending 10/26/2016, The Analyst projected that the company could deliver EPS of 0.91 while the company provided its Actual EPS of 0.92 showing a difference of 0.01 Percent between the Estimated and Actual EPS.

Author: 0 Ivanka Trump goes to the Supreme Court

Kathy Arberg, the court's spokeswoman, said President Donald Trump's daughter received an invitation from Justice Anthony Kennedy , who met her during an inaugural lunch on January 20. They left the courthouse just before noon and posed briefly for photos before their departure. Her father could not find time before his inauguration, but Ivanka Trump paid a visit to the Supreme Court Wednesday.

Author: 0 Large Outflow of Money Witnessed in Capital One Financial Corporation

Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 2,738,995 shares of the company's stock, valued at $241,606,748.95. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. The correct version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/capital-one-financial-corporation-cof-shares-sold-by-redmond-asset-management-llc/452955.html.

Author: 0 Insider Trading at Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd?

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock. Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd was Upgraded by TD Securities to Speculative Buy on Feb 16, 2017. The legal version of this article can be read at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/02/20/insider-buying-northern-dynasty-minerals-ltd-ndm-director-buys-c48800-00-in-stock.html.

Business Smart Money Buying the Price Weakness of Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MNTA)
Author: 0 Smart Money Buying the Price Weakness of Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (MNTA)

For the year, the company reported that its loss narrowed to $21 million, or 31 cents per share. Short interest on Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc fell by nearly 23% in the last reporting period. If you are accessing this news story on another publication, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA and worldwide trademark and copyright legislation.

Business Analyst Stock Recommendations For AMETEK, Inc. (AME), Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM)
Author: 0 Analyst Stock Recommendations For AMETEK, Inc. (AME), Newmont Mining Corporation (NEM)

Analysts' estimates typically exclude special items. Newmont Mining Corporation is now showing 57.1% EPS growth this year. With an institutional ownership near 85.9%, it carries an earnings per share ratio of -0.69. Credit Suisse Group reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $51.00 target price on shares of Newmont Mining Corporation in a research note on Tuesday, December 20th.

Author: 0 Le Pen aide charged in parliament jobs probe

The far-right leader, who has praised Donald Trump and Brexit, was to meet the country's Grand Mufti on Tuesday but refused to cover her head for the event. Ms. Le Pen , who is on a three-day tour of Lebanon to court Franco-Lebanese voters ahead of the French elections, has been outspoken critic of religious coverings in public.

Business Calphalon recalls two million knives over faulty blades
Author: 0 Calphalon recalls two million knives over faulty blades

Calphalon's announcement says it has received 3,150 reports of its Contemporary Cutlery knives breaking. Affected model numbers are 1808008, 1808009, 1821332, 1922890, 1922971, 1922976, 1932810, KNR0005C, KNR0007C, KNR10045C, KNR4008C, KNSR002C, and KNSR0102C.