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Author: 0 Constellation jumps into pot with Canopy Growth stake

Linton said he had as many as a dozen investment options on the table since Canopy began discussions with Constellation in the summer, for a similar or larger amount of money. But medical marijuana is permitted in Canada, helping to foster innovation and create a niche industry in recent years, while plans are afoot to legalise the possession of small amounts of cannabis for personal use - a pledge included in the election manifesto of Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau.

Business CUTE ALERT! Star Wars: The Last Jedi Build-A-Bear Line Revealed
Author: 0 CUTE ALERT! Star Wars: The Last Jedi Build-A-Bear Line Revealed

Fans aired their frustration and confusion on Twitter after reading the interview , with one user commenting, "I know I didn't just see Adam Driver spoil Rey's identity and origin". "I'd be the most hated man in nerd-dom", Hamill said. But when Lucas told Hamill and co-star Carrie Fisher about the new plans over lunch, he couldn't believe it.

Author: 0 BMO Capital Thinks Merck & Company's Stock is Going to Recover

The company has 2.9 Billion shares outstanding and 2.73 Billion shares were floated in market. The Firm operates through two divisions: MasterCraft and Hydra-Sports. MCBC Holdings had 14 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. UBS AG raised their price objective on Merck & from $70.00 to $72.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, July 31st.

Author: 0 SoftBank reportedly plans to call off Sprint-T-Mobile merger

The board decided on Monday to call off the merger talks. Among 27 analysts covering Deutsche Telekom ( ETR:DTEA ), 16 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. In the latest round, reports said the German parent group had insisted on a majority stake and that SoftBank did not want to cede control. SoftBank looked into buying T-Mobile as far back as 2014, but backed down after telecom regulators made it clear they would block any acquisition of the fourth-largest United States carrier.

Author: 0 AkzoNobel Unit Eyes Merger Of Equals With $8B Axalta

At the end of 06/30/2017 reporting period, 156 institutional holders increased their position in Axalta Coating Systems Ltd . (NYSE: AXTA ) by some 28,323,888 shares, 151 decreased positions by 22,188,678 and 40 held positions by 193,041,063.

Business Lennar to become biggest home builder in the US
Author: 0 Lennar to become biggest home builder in the US

Home builders face rising costs for materials, land and labor in the wake of devastating hurricanes that hit Florida, Texas and Puerto Rico this year. With unemployment rates extraordinarily low, economists believe housing demand will only increase. Surveys of homebuilders reflect growing optimism about demand given the current housing shortage.

Business Ali Bin Ali Group celebrates Breast Cancer Month
Author: 0 Ali Bin Ali Group celebrates Breast Cancer Month

Reporter Bethany Davis is holding an in-depth discussion with a survivor and a breast surgeon about discovering breast cancer, the treatment, the recovery, and everything that goes along with it on her Facebook page . "Unfortunately, we have noticed the prevalence of breast cancer in younger women and late presentation is still on the increase". "For a woman, the breast is a symbol of beauty and womanhood, the phrase, breast cancer, therefore, is frightening and most women do not want to ...

Business Chilly Monday, but will it warm up for Halloween?
Author: 0 Chilly Monday, but will it warm up for Halloween?

Temperatures will fall into the lower 40s on Sunday evening. Rain and snow showers may continue to fall over some areas on Halloween , mainly during the morning, but additional accumulations of snow should be confined to the higher terrain southwest of Pueblo.

Business Reliance Jio halts JioPhone production, working on Android phone to counter Airtel
Author: 0 Reliance Jio halts JioPhone production, working on Android phone to counter Airtel

Further, the company is also offering unlimited voice calls on Airtel to Airtel with a weekly limit of 1,000 minutes and a daily limit of 250 minutes per day. 349 prepaid recharge plan. This is an app-only offer for limited period, though the company has not specified a deadline. Also, this recharge plan is having particular terms and conditions to use.

Author: 0 Asia focus helps HSBC quadruple profits

The strong results came despite the bank booking more than $770m of exceptional costs for the quarter, including $101m spent on setting up a ring-fenced United Kingdom retail bank to comply with new regulations. Adjusted jaws was a negative 4.9 per cent. At a regional level, while Asia contributed the greatest revenue growth and 70% of group adjusted profit in the first nine months of the year, Europe contributed its second quarterly loss of the year.

Business Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Receives
Author: 0 Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Receives "Buy" Rating from Royal Bank Of Canada

Amazon Com Inc (Put) now has $528.87B valuation. Shares of Amazon .com ( AMZN ) traded up 13.22% on Friday, reaching $1100.95. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Moreover, Connors Investor Services Inc has 0.04% invested in Amazon.com, Inc. The Southern Company is a holding company. Ronald Blue & Company Llc who had been investing in Jpmorgan Chase & Company for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $358.12 billion market cap company.

Business Were Analysts Bearish Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM) This Week?
Author: 0 Were Analysts Bearish Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM) This Week?

RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of IPF in report on Thursday, October 29 with "Underperform" rating. Auto Trader Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 337.30 and a 1-year high of GBX 445.00. They set a hold rating and a GBX 4,000 ($52.78) price target for the company. Since May 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $277,840 activity.

Business NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) - Active Stock Momentum
Author: 0 NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) - Active Stock Momentum

Tredegar Corp now has $644.09 million valuation. The stock rose 1.24% or $2.43 reaching $198.12 per share. About 3.66M shares traded. Tredegar Corporation (NYSE:TG) has risen 1.69% since October 28, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm has "Market Perform" rating given on Thursday, July 6 by Bernstein. Bernstein downgraded the shares of LYG in report on Monday, November 30 to "Underperform" rating.

Business The Freeport-McMoRan Inc
Author: 0 The Freeport-McMoRan Inc

It worsened, as 72 investors sold FCX shares while 201 reduced holdings. When we divide the last trade volume by the 3-month average volume, we found out a relative volume of 1.57. The shares were purchased at an average price of $15.23 per share, with a total value of $551,021.40. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this hyperlink .

Author: 0 Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

Analysts have placed a $69.95 price target on Merck & Co., Inc., suggesting a 12.01% gain from recent close. Now insiders hold 2,807,797 shares in the business which makes up 0.10% of shares. More notable recent Merck & Co., Inc. Laurion Capital Ltd Partnership owns 111,533 shares. 24,680 were reported by Lincluden. The company's a year ago sales total was 10.54 Million.

Business Bears vs. Saints - What to Watch 4
Author: 0 Bears vs. Saints - What to Watch 4

The New Orleans Saints have been rolling through the past five weeks. The Bears visit the Saints with a chance to even their record at 4-4. "I think what I like is that we are encountering a lot of different situations and things in games and finding different ways to win and learning a lot about ourselves in the process, finding what our bread and butter is offensively and defensively, and just continuing to build confidence with these wins".

Business 'Shazam' Casting: Zachary Levi Will Star As the DC Superhero
Author: 0 'Shazam' Casting: Zachary Levi Will Star As the DC Superhero

The dark, gritty vibe of the DCEU works for characters like Batman or the Suicide Squad , but Shazam deserves something a bit more bright and lively. While no release date has officially been announced, we're guessing it'll slide into one of the 2019 slots that Warner Bros. already has set aside for its DC titles.

Business What's Propelling JC Penney Company Incorporated (NYSE:JCP) After Higher Shorts Reported?
Author: 0 What's Propelling JC Penney Company Incorporated (NYSE:JCP) After Higher Shorts Reported?

The company said it would record an adjusted loss of 40-45 cents for the quarter ending October 28 as it held clearance sales for women's and other apparel categories. Shelton Cap Mngmt reported 0.01% of its portfolio in J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP ). Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $2.75 Billion for the current quarter.

Business Off-duty trooper saves choking man
Author: 0 Off-duty trooper saves choking man

In the video, which has been viewed over 150,000 times, Palaia is seen performing the Heimlich maneuver on the sitting man, helping him dislodge the obstruction in his throat. State police officials said that the man's skin returned to its natural color. Police said he made a full recovery and thanked the officer for saving his life.

Business Man locked in beer cooler overnight drinks beer, arrested
Author: 0 Man locked in beer cooler overnight drinks beer, arrested

Before he was able to buy the beer, however, he was accidentally locked inside the store's beer cooler. Believing he was locked in the cooler for the night, Van Ert decided to make the most of his situation. Van Ert fled the scene and was later arrested by police. However, police said since the gas station is open 24 hours, Van Ert would have just needed to knock to be let out.

Author: 0 Imperial Oil Limited (NASDAQ:IMO) To Release Earnings

Imperial Oil Limited has a 52 week low of $37.25 and a 52 week high of $48.72. The Calgary-based company said it earned $371 million or 44 cents per diluted share in its third quarter compared with a profit of $1 billion or $1.18 per share in the same quarter previous year.

Author: 0 Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Becomes World's Richest Person

His wealth briefly surpassed that of Microsoft Corp.co-founder Bill Gates on an intraday basis on July 27, but Amazon shares ended the day lower, leaving Bezos at No. Bezos owns a 17% stake in Amazon, according to the SEC filing, but that isn't his only source of wealth. It has otherwise been a banner year for Amazon, which is now the world's third-largest retailer, behind only Walmart and US pharmacy chain CVS.

Author: 0 BA owner sees profits soar

The group-which comprises Irish flag carrier Aer Lingus , British Airways (BA), Spain's Iberia , new long-haul LCC Level and Spanish LCC Vueling-achieved the result on revenues of €6.6 billion, up 2% on the same period past year. He said: " IAG will continue to grow organically, and we've demonstrated we can do that efficiently". He said Vueling could expand in Germany and Italy.

Business 'Trump Economy' Running Strong 3% GDP Despite Hurricanes
Author: 0 'Trump Economy' Running Strong 3% GDP Despite Hurricanes

A reading on core consumer prices, which exclude food and energy prices, showed that the pace of price growth accelerated to 1.3 percent in the third quarter from 0.9 percent in the second quarter. Its GDP estimates, for example, do not measure activity in U.S. territories, such as Puerto Rico, which suffered some of the most severe damage. But consumer spending held steady, despite a drop in homebuilding investment.

Business Exxon Mobil Q3 Profit Up 50%, Results Beat View
Author: 0 Exxon Mobil Q3 Profit Up 50%, Results Beat View

Exxon Mobil Corp now has $352.21 billion valuation. The institutional investor owned 145,428 shares of the oil and gas company's stock after buying an additional 1,662 shares during the quarter. Moreover, Ironwood Investment Management Llc has 0.91% invested in the company for 70,023 shares. Hl Financial Services Limited Liability Company holds 2.29% or 1.42M shares in its portfolio.

Author: 0 Comerica Bank Lifted Ibm Corp (IBM) Position by $18.65 Million

The stock rose 0.81% or $1.24 reaching $154.67. With short interest at 20,300,346 and short average daily volume at 3,591,335, the short-interest ratio is 6.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.02% on September 29. The firm has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, July 11. On Wednesday, August 30 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold".

Business Bombardier to cut 280 jobs in Belfast
Author: 0 Bombardier to cut 280 jobs in Belfast

The chair of the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee , Dr Andrew Murrison , said: "Reports of a deal between Bombardier and Airbus have lifted the heavy gloom that hung over one of Northern Ireland's major providers of high-tech, high-quality jobs".

Author: 0 200-million-year-old huge carnivorous dinosaur found in Africa

Although its size and demeanor was likely on par with well-known species such as Tyrannosaurus Rex and Allosaurus, the carbon dating of the fossil remains suggests this new dinosaur may have existed far earlier than its "mega-carnivore" comrades.

Business Madras High Court dismisses plea to revoke censor certificate of 'Mersal'
Author: 0 Madras High Court dismisses plea to revoke censor certificate of 'Mersal'

But for the new release in Telugu , "the producers are under pressure from the BJP and hence they've chose to mute (the criticism)", a source from the " Mersal " team told NDTV today. "Instead you're coming for this", they said. If at all we were to go against the freedom of expression, the censor board wouldn't have released it nation-wide.

Author: 0 RBS 'on track' with £392m profit in third-quarter

At the end of June, the ratio had stood at 14.8 per cent, up from 13.4 per cent in December past year. Chief executive Ross McEwan said: "Our strategy to deliver a simpler, safer, customer-focused bank, is working". The bank has been awaiting a settlement with the DoJ for years and McEwan said he was optimistic of achieving one this year. "Shares have risen 60 percent in the last year as RBS has begun to show profits, but if investors get a whiff that profits are not coming next year ...

Author: 0 Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd (CCLAY) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research

Finally, Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a "hold" rating and set a $46.00 price objective (up from $44.00) on shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 1st will be issued a $0.37 dividend. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Tuesday, September 12 with "Hold".

Author: 0 Penney Company (JCP) and Macy's (M) Go Head-to-head

Several equities analysts have recently commented on JCP shares. California Public Employees Retirement System owned approximately 0.40% of J.C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) continues to be a formidable company. Guggenheim Cap Limited Company has invested 0% in J C Penney Company Inc (NYSE:JCP). Holding Company will post $0.43 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Author: 0 Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY), Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

The stock decreased 0.46% or $0.29 during the last trading session, reaching $62.54. AJG's SI was 2.71M shares in October as released by FINRA. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) has risen 12.54% since October 26, 2016 and is uptrending. 120 funds opened positions while 451 raised stakes. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (NYSE: BMY ) has declined 23.19% since October 26, 2016 and is downtrending.

Business Tesla hit with labor complaint on behalf of fired factory workers
Author: 0 Tesla hit with labor complaint on behalf of fired factory workers

The mass firing taking place at Tesla has reportedly spread into the solar-side of its business, with former and current SolarCity employees citing surprise dismissals taking place across US offices. You can view footage and see pictures from the rally here. " We stand with you arm in arm, until the UAW organizes Tesla ". Still, the terminations come at a crucial moment for the automaker, which is trying to climb out of its so-called " production hell " for the all-electric Model 3.

Author: 0 Insider BHATT PRAT bought 16500 Shares Of Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

The stock decreased 0.26% or $0.3 during the last trading session, reaching $116.49. Williams Companies Inc (NYSE:WMB) has risen 40.20% since October 26, 2016 and is uptrending. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, September 1 by Bernstein. The stock has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Thursday, August 18. On Friday, May 26 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Hold".

Author: 0 Cost cuts, lower legal expenses boost Deutsche Bank profit

While trading and investment banking income at Germany's largest financial institution continued to shrink, lower employment and legal costs helped boost pre-tax profits by 51 percent compared to the same period past year to a total of 933 million euros (1.09 billion USA dollars).

Business CVS Health in talks to buy health insurer Aetna
Author: 0 CVS Health in talks to buy health insurer Aetna

In buying Aetna, CVS would also evolve more in the direction of UnitedHealth Group Inc., the parent of both the biggest USA health insurer and a health-services arm known as Optum, which includes a PBM and a growing number of clinics and physician practices.

Business Euro Weakens As ECB Outlines Plan To Reduce QE
Author: 0 Euro Weakens As ECB Outlines Plan To Reduce QE

The ECB had been widely expected to extend the program past its scheduled end date in December but to reduce the size of purchases by €20bn to €40bns. The Distributive Trades Survey from the Confederation of British Industry showed that British retailers reported a sharp contraction in sales, disappointing expectations for a solid expansion.

Author: 0 Credit Suisse Group Lowers Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) to Hold

HDS's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 1.13 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 6.18, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter is 104.40. The firms that experience furthermost inflow in institutional ownership exhibited better performance all through 12-month phase. Beta values for the above stocks are -0.36, 1.40, 2.96.

Business ANZ Bank full-year cash profit rises 18% as bad debts fall
Author: 0 ANZ Bank full-year cash profit rises 18% as bad debts fall

And while final and full dividends have been held at $1.60 and 80 cents a share respectively, there is now a suggestion (as some analysts have predicted) that shareholders could benefit from a buyback with the bank's capital meeting regulator requirements to be "unquestionably strong".

Business Seanie Maguire makes Ireland's World Cup play-off squad
Author: 0 Seanie Maguire makes Ireland's World Cup play-off squad

The Republic are away to Denmark in the first leg on November 11, with the return at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on November 14. "He's making exceptionally good progress but we'll see", added O'Neill who differentiated between Walters and James McCarthy in terms of deploying players who have suffered in recent times from injury.

Author: 0 Occidental Petroleum Corp (OXY): What Are the Signals Showing?

Widening the gaze to the next fiscal year, we can see that the consensus EPS estimate is presently 0.73. About 4.15 million shares traded. ( NYSE :MNR) has risen 27.78% since October 24, 2016 and is uptrending. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, July 18 with "Buy". As per Monday, August 10, the company rating was maintained by Wunderlich. A reading between 0 and -20 would point to an overbought situation.

Business AB InBev Q3 Profit Rises; Revenue Up 3
Author: 0 AB InBev Q3 Profit Rises; Revenue Up 3

It has underperformed by 5.22% the S&P500. Maryland Capital Management, Maryland-based fund reported 38,381 shares. Fayez Sarofim & Co. now owns 1,086,459 shares of the consumer goods maker's stock worth $119,901,000 after purchasing an additional 22,252 shares in the last quarter.