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Author: 0 Dow, S&P 500 close at new records in NY

The subtle moves came after the Dow average DJIA, +0.28% notched its 40th record close of the year on Monday , while the S&P 500 index SPX, +0.15% ended at an all-time high for the 35th time in 2017. Analysts say stocks should continue to edge higher as long as data suggest growth in the USA economy remains solid but with few reasons for any big moves, as Q3 earnings season has not yet started and potential geopolitical risks loom on the horizon.

Business Asian Markets Steady As Investors Look To Fed, Nikkei Surges
Author: 0 Asian Markets Steady As Investors Look To Fed, Nikkei Surges

ASIA'S DAY: The Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.3 percent to 3,362.86 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 1.3 percent to 28,159.77. A relatively quiet North Korea and U.S. Wall Street's fear gauge-the CBOE Volatility Index or the VIX-fell 2.6 percent to 10.17 on Friday. "I think she (Yellen) will need a little more evidence on the inflation side over the next month or two to have some conviction about moving rates in December", Sanchez said.

Business 'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Maria now a Category 5 storm
Author: 0 'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Maria now a Category 5 storm

Forecasters also were tracking Category 1 Hurricane Jose, packing 75-mph (120-kph) winds and located about 250 miles (405 km) east of North Carolina, and stirring risky surf and rip currents to much of the U.S. The center earlier warned that "preparations to protect life and property should be rushed to completion" as the eye of the storm approached Dominica, eventually hitting at 0115 GMT.

Business Ryanair cancels 106 Portugal flights
Author: 0 Ryanair cancels 106 Portugal flights

We don't have enough pilots in September and October to allocate the leave". The move brought bad publicity for an airline which has worked hard over the past few years to improve a reputation for treating passengers badly. Test-Aankoop has now joined forces with consumer organisations in Italy, Spain, Italy and Portugal in issuing Ryanair with a notice of default. Mr O'Leary said: "If they're not satisfied with the alternative flights offered, they can have a full refund and they will ...

Business Some Auckland Flights Hit As Pipeline Repairs Continue
Author: 0 Some Auckland Flights Hit As Pipeline Repairs Continue

In this Friday, Sept. 15, 2017 photo, New Zealand Refinery staff work at the site of a jet fuel pipeline leak on a farm near Ruakaka in the North Island of New Zealand. It was stripped of its "world's longest" crown in February this year, when Qatar started a Doha to Auckland service which stays airborne mere minutes longer.

Business Mark Carney: Rate rise likely in
Author: 0 Mark Carney: Rate rise likely in "coming months"

As the United Kingdom government still seems to be in some disarray over its approach to Brexit negotiations this weighed heavily on Sterling, suggesting that the threat of a disorderly exit from the European Union remains a distinct possibility.

Author: 0 Maria strengthens into unsafe Category 4 hurricane

It's not yet clear what threat Maria poses to Florida or the USA coast, although a landfall looks unlikely. Mapp warned that hurricane-force winds were expected to howl across St. It was not expected to make landfall, but a tropical storm warning was in effect for coastal areas in Rhode Island and MA. Dominica is a small island with a population of almost 74,000 about halfway between Puerto Rico and Trinidad and Tobago, according to the CIA World Factbook.

Business Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.15
Author: 0 Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Given Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.15

The Coca-Cola Company (KO ) has an Analysts' Mean Recommendation of 2.5, according to data compiled by Finviz. The company has a market capitalization of $195.88 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 48.495 and a beta of 0.71. Additionally Coca-Cola Company (The) recently announced a dividend to be paid on Monday the 2nd of October 2017. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.37 per share.

Author: 0 Hurricane Maria grows to a Category 3, nears already battered Caribbean

Maria was about 410 miles (655 km) east-southeast of the Lesser Antilles islands with maximum sustained winds of 65 miles per hour at 8 a.m. EDT (1200 GMT), the NHC said. "In all the above areas, these rainfall amounts could cause life-threatening flash floods and mudslides", the NHC warned. Maria will continue moving west-northwest at about 9 miles per hour.

Author: 0 Rampant Manchester United thrash Everton on Rooney return

Jose Mourinho's men have now scored a whooping 16 goals this season in 5 games with as much as 4 clean sheets. "We have contacted Manchester United and will be working closely with them and the FA to ensure that the issue is addressed swiftly".

Author: 0 Putin, Macron agree 'negotiations' only way to defuse North Korea tensions

Under Kim's leadership, the country has now test flown two intercontinental ballistic missiles and carried out its most powerful nuclear test to date on September 3. The US ambassador to the United Nations , Nikki Haley, echoed McMaster's strong rhetoric, even as she said Washington's preferred resolution to the crisis is through diplomacy and sanctions.

Business US Treasury yields rise as markets await Fed meeting
Author: 0 US Treasury yields rise as markets await Fed meeting

One is this week. The result: Another rate hike in 2017 is no foregone conclusion. Faced with whether to reappoint Yellen, President Donald Trump must decide if he wants to stick with the status quo or side with a nominee who shares his view that deregulation is needed.

Business DOJ, SEC to Investigate Equifax Executives' Share Sales
Author: 0 DOJ, SEC to Investigate Equifax Executives' Share Sales

Investigators now seek to determine whether the Equifax executives knew of the data breach before they sold the stock. Equifax told Bloomberg the first hack was not related to the breach that exposed the personal data of its customers, but both incidents involve the same hackers.

Business Why Equifax credit monitoring may not be enough
Author: 0 Why Equifax credit monitoring may not be enough

The Equifax chief information officer and head of security will retire, effective immediately, the firm said Friday, as part of an "ongoing review of the cybersecurity incident" that resulted in the theft of personal data from 143 million U.S.

Business Mourinho hails free-scoring United in 'defensive' Premier League
Author: 0 Mourinho hails free-scoring United in 'defensive' Premier League

The game last Tuesday against Basel was special because it was the club's return to the Champions League. "We haven't lost at home for over a year, and if we can keep performing well - the players on the pitch, the fans in the stands - then I hope this run can continue for a lot longer." wrote Mourinho.

Business N. Korea: We'll speed up nuclear plans if more sanctions imposed
Author: 0 N. Korea: We'll speed up nuclear plans if more sanctions imposed

However, the tone towards the Communist side is becoming more sharp, with US Representative at the UN, Niki Hailey, saying on Sunday that diplomatic options before the United Nations are exhausted, and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe noted that North Korea is a threat to the United States and Europe.

Business Customer inquiries crash Florida utility's website and app
Author: 0 Customer inquiries crash Florida utility's website and app

Georgia Power monitored the path of Hurricane Irma for more than a week prior to the storm entering Georgia. The company received the top ranking in the southern US among large electric providers, according to the J.D. Some of the casualties in Florida include the 51-year-old man named Brian Buwalda who was electrocuted due to a downed power line on Monday, a 50-year-old woman named Heidi Zehner who passed away after her sports-utility vehicle crashed into a guard rail near Orlando, as ...

Business Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares
Author: 0 Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares

It has underperformed by 8.81% the S&P500. Recently, investment analysts covering the stock have updated the mean rating to 3. OPHT's profit will be $154.92M for 0.15 P/E if the $4.31 EPS becomes a reality. The rating was downgraded by Mizuho to "Neutral" on Thursday, July 20. As per Wednesday, April 26, the company rating was downgraded by Guggenheim. As per Friday, November 13, the company rating was downgraded by JP Morgan.

Business AAA to offer free seat safety checks
Author: 0 AAA to offer free seat safety checks

This week, from September 17-23, is National Child Passenger Safety Week , and the NHTSA and ITD are reminding parents and caregivers to make sure their young ones are safely secured before putting the vehicle in gear. NHTSA statistics show every 33 seconds in 2015, a child under 13 was involved in a crash, and there were 248 children under the age of 5 saved because they were riding in vehicle seats.

Business Oil prices improve over fall in rig count
Author: 0 Oil prices improve over fall in rig count

But lately, the cartel has benefited from a number of supportive factors. The IEA believes that investment is returning to the oil industry too slowly to eliminate the risk of tighter supply that would, in turn, cause price volatility even in the context of slowing global oil demand growth.

Business Toys 'R' Us preparing for possible bankruptcy filing
Author: 0 Toys 'R' Us preparing for possible bankruptcy filing

Shoppers holding bags cross the street near Toys "R" Us in Times Square on Black Friday in New York City in 2014. The Wall Street Journal had reported earlier that the company was considering filing for Chapter 11 protection in US Bankruptcy Court in Richmond, Virginia.

Business McDonald's is giving away 100000 free cheeseburgers for National Cheeseburger Day
Author: 0 McDonald's is giving away 100000 free cheeseburgers for National Cheeseburger Day

There will be a limit of one per customer. At Wendy's, customers can get a Jr. BurgerFi - Mention an offer on the BurgerFi website and get a $5 cheeseburger. Fuddrucker's has come up with a 3-pound Burger Challenge for $24.99, daring customers to finish their order of a 3-pound burger with a 1 pound order of fries and endless Coca-Cola beverages in one hour.

Business MGM Resorts International (MGM) CAO Robert Selwood Sells 40325 Shares
Author: 0 MGM Resorts International (MGM) CAO Robert Selwood Sells 40325 Shares

The P/E ratio is now 18.90 and market cap is 18.36B. McManus John also sold $459,377 worth of MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) on Monday, May 1. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. LLC now owns 7,403 shares of the company's stock valued at $203,000 after acquiring an additional 1,724 shares in the last quarter.

Business Northrop Grumman to buy rocket maker Orbital ATK
Author: 0 Northrop Grumman to buy rocket maker Orbital ATK

Northrop's offer price of $134.50 per Orbital share represents a premium of 22 percent over the stock's Friday close. "We look forward to welcoming Orbital ATK's talented employees to Northrop Grumman , and believe our combined strength will benefit our customers and shareholders", Wes Bush , chairman, chief executive officer and president of Northrop Grumman , said in a press release .

Business Slack raises $250m in new funding round
Author: 0 Slack raises $250m in new funding round

Workplace collaboration tool Slack has raised another round of funding from Softbank's newly instituted United States dollars 100 billion fund which values the company at more than USD 5 billion. Earlier this month, Slack claimed that it had more than 6 million daily active users and had hit $200 million in annual recurring revenues . However, the present valuation is nowhere near the $9 billion Slack was expected to be sold for when rumours that buyers, including Amazon, were going to ...

Business Tsonga sends France into Davis Cup final
Author: 0 Tsonga sends France into Davis Cup final

Tsonga opened up a 6-3 lead and clinched the set with a service victor. Nick Kyrgios has the chance to win the tie for Australia when he faces David Goffin in Sunday's opening rubber and Steve Darcis will face John Millman in the fifth match of the contest if Goffin is victorious.

Business Gordon loses Ten case in NSW Supreme Court
Author: 0 Gordon loses Ten case in NSW Supreme Court

Mr Gordan also requested that the court mandated KordaMentha to make several legal declarations, inclusive of stating that the second report to creditors did not provide adequate information about Mr Gordon and Lachlan Murdoch's first bid for Channel Ten through companies Birketu and Illyria Nominees.

Business Comparable Company Analysis: Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI), Kite Pharma, Inc. (KITE)
Author: 0 Comparable Company Analysis: Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI), Kite Pharma, Inc. (KITE)

DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale grew its holdings in Sirius XM Holdings by 73.6% in the first quarter. Other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is -3.44%. Most of the investors recently have been curious over the performance of Sirius XM Holdings Inc .

Business Nifty ends at new peak 10153, Sensex soars 151 points
Author: 0 Nifty ends at new peak 10153, Sensex soars 151 points

On the BSE , auto index and capital goods were top gainers closing 304 points and 267 points higher on the BSE. The broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 0.9 per cent to reach heights not visited since late 2007. Asian markets closed higher, following positive lead from Wall Street . France's CAC, Germany's DAX and Britain's FTSE were up 0.3 percent each at the time of writing this article.

Business Ryanair under pressure to reveal all cancellations
Author: 0 Ryanair under pressure to reveal all cancellations

According to OAG flightview, which counts flights as on-time when they depart or arrive within 15 minutes of schedule, Ryanair's on-time percentage also dropped to 81.3 percent in August and 80.1 percent in July. Bosses from the airline said that less than two per cent of flights would be cancelled, and that passengers will be offered alternative flights or refunds.

Business Davis Cup: after Ramkumar's decisive defeat, Yuki gets consolation win
Author: 0 Davis Cup: after Ramkumar's decisive defeat, Yuki gets consolation win

In the third set, Shapovalov broke Ramkumar at love in the sixth game to open up a 4-2 lead and clinched the tie in the ninth game on an unforced error from the Indian. The 22-year-old Schnur is ranked 202. "I felt so good on the court today". The Davis Cup tie will continue on Saturday in Edmonton with a doubles match featuring Canada's Daniel Nestor (world No.

Business Heroes of the Storm - Assault on Volskaya Foundry
Author: 0 Heroes of the Storm - Assault on Volskaya Foundry

In a recent conversation with IGN, " Overwatch " game director Jeff Kaplan admitted that the new " Hero 26 " that the studio is already working on is "very playable and very fun internally" and is "already awesome". Much like co-op hero Cho'Gall , one player will control the movement while the other targets and shoots enemies. Although, Hanamura is temporarily removed right now but it will certainly make an appearance during the upcoming future.

Business United States advisers warn North Korea to end weapons program or face attack
Author: 0 United States advisers warn North Korea to end weapons program or face attack

North Korea fired a ballistic missile over the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido Friday local time, the latest in a stream of missile tests that have looked to defy the global community. Trump's North Korea policy was put on display on Sunday morning, as the President's plan to deal with the nuclear weapon pursuing regime is to mock them on Twitter .

Business Fuel pipeline damage: Govt was warned of vulnerability years ago
Author: 0 Fuel pipeline damage: Govt was warned of vulnerability years ago

The company told Auckland Airport it was working on repairing a section of its damaged fuel pipeline which connects the refinery to Wiri Oil Services Limited in Auckland - which supplies airlines with aviation fuel at the airport. "Our team is now preparing for this work", the company said Monday. "Early identification and containment has minimised the environmental impact of the leak", the company said in a statement.

Author: 0 General Electric Company (GE) EPS Estimated At $0.50

The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, January 25 by RBC Capital Markets. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have assigned a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company's stock.

Business Schoch Sells 50098 Shares of Ford Motor Company (F) Stock
Author: 0 Schoch Sells 50098 Shares of Ford Motor Company (F) Stock

It has underperformed by 49.13% the S&P500. Short interest increased from 114,259,567 to 122,131,797 over that period. HQY's SI was 5.02M shares in September as released by FINRA. Associated Banc holds 0.13% or 171,882 shares in its portfolio. Commonwealth Equity Inc holds 0.08% or 321,707 shares in its portfolio. Barclays PLC raised shares of Ford Motor Company from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating and boosted their price objective for the company from $13.00 to $15.00 in ...

Author: 0 Investment Centers of America Inc. Acquires 9260 Shares of Wells Fargo & Company

It has outperformed by 84.50% the S&P500. Equities research analysts expect Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC ) to report sales of $22.31 billion for the current quarter, Zacks reports. (NYSE:MOH) for 5,120 shares. Joel Isaacson And Limited Liability Corporation has invested 0.29% of its portfolio in Wells Fargo & Co (NYSE: WFC ). Antipodean Advisors Llc owns 941,825 shares or 5% of their United States portfolio.

Business No Further Action over First Lap Crash in Singapore
Author: 0 No Further Action over First Lap Crash in Singapore

Hamilton surged to the front - with Red Bull's Ricciardo also a beneficiary - and a timely reminder from his team to get the vehicle home in one piece was heeded, making last year's runner-up the heavy favourite for the title with six rounds to go, even after Marcus Ericsson's spin led to another outing from the safety auto.

Business Six patients at Florida nursing home die in aftermath of Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Six patients at Florida nursing home die in aftermath of Hurricane Irma

On Thursday, 57 residents were moved from a suburban Fort Lauderdale assisted-living facility without power to two nearby centers where electricity was just restored . A neighbor told FOX35 Orlando generators were not allowed in the community, and officials across Florida are warning people to keep generators outside homes.

Author: 0 Pandora Media, Inc. (P), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Stock Eyes Ahead of Earnings

These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company. Peak6 Invests Lp invested in 0% or 342 shares. Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LPX) has risen 29.07% since September 15, 2016 and is uptrending. Magnetar Financial Ltd accumulated 0.03% or 68,918 shares. Barbara Oil stated it has 102,000 shares or 9.13% of all its holdings. Blackrock Advsrs Limited reported 11,719 shares or 0% of all its holdings.

Author: 0 U.S. stocks end higher, close out strong week of gains

There was mixed news from the manufacturing sector, as total industrial activity plunged 0.9% percent in August, versus expectations of a 0.1% decline. "Control retail sales (excludes sales at food services and drinking places, gasoline stations, building materials and auto stores) which factor directly into GDP fell 0.2% m/m in August, after a strong 0.6% gain in the prior month and are running just 1.3% (annualized) above the Q2 pace", the German bank added.

Author: 0 MGM Resorts International (MGM)

A week later, it agreed to buy $327.5 million of stock at a 1% discount from former controlling shareholder Tracinda Corp., which will still own 8.3% of MGM's outstanding shares after the deal closes. It increased, as 53 investors sold CarMax, Inc shares while 169 reduced holdings. 10,000 were reported by Polaris Greystone Fincl Grp Llc. This ratio is internally not steady, since the market value of equity is divided by the total revenues of the firm.

Business Hurricane Irma: UK overseas territories not eligible for aid
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma: UK overseas territories not eligible for aid

Number 10 insisted the UK's aid effort had not been hampered by the rules set by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development based in Paris (OECD). The source said: "These are British people in British territories and in times of need we will stand by them, absolutely nothing held us back in getting help to them".

Business Jai Lava Kusa Sensational Release in Nizam
Author: 0 Jai Lava Kusa Sensational Release in Nizam

This movie is going to hit the theaters for Dasara with huge expectations. So now the Big Boss show has become a great platform for movie promotion. It is known that milky beauty Tamannah Bhatia is dancing to an item song in NTR's " Jai Lava Kusa ".

Business Most Active mover Update on KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)
Author: 0 Most Active mover Update on KT Corporation (NYSE:KT)

Ct Mason holds 6,834 shares or 0.21% of its portfolio. The stock closed the most recent session at $4.00 after seeing 66664467 shares trade hands. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney Strauss Ltd owns 13.63 million shares for 0.15% of their portfolio. Therefore 14% are positive. Chesapeake Energy Corporation has a with a one year low of $3.55 and a one year high of $8.20 The company's market cap is now $0.

Business Robinson Sells 3476 Shares of American Airlines Group, Inc
Author: 0 Robinson Sells 3476 Shares of American Airlines Group, Inc

American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ: AAL ) has risen 40.65% since September 15, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.95% the S&P500. Ubs Asset Management Americas invested in 0.02% or 395,454 shares. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Piper Jaffray given on Friday, March 24. The stock has "Hold" rating by Deutsche Bank on Friday, April 1. (NASDAQ:EQIX) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, May 11 by Canaccord Genuity.