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Business You are the artist of this year's Starbucks 'red cups'
Author: 0 You are the artist of this year's Starbucks 'red cups'

I'll admit that I was salty at first because red cup season is my favorite season (before rosé season and after PSL season), but the cups are kind of adorable and have a solid message behind them. Reaction was predictably mixed, with some people tweeting that they loved it, some saying they were disappointed and wanted red ones, and others just joking about what this year's controversy would be.

Business NICU babies dressed in Halloween costumes knitted by their nurse
Author: 0 NICU babies dressed in Halloween costumes knitted by their nurse

Rebecca Dotson founded the group during her mother's battle with breast cancer. So Peeples and her friend, Sarah Roberts, created dozens of Halloween costumes to lay over the babies in the NICU. "We even had three new babies this week, so I made some new small ones to deliver yesterday", she says. She smiled through her tears as she held her sweet little girls dressed as strawberries and their bumble bee brother.

Author: 0 Wal-Mart triples online items, lowers prices as holiday season kicks in

Americafirst Capital Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of Wal-Mart Stores during the second quarter worth approximately $106,000. Florida-based Amer Asset Mgmt has invested 0.14% in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ). Also, major shareholder Alice L. Walton sold 621,500 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of $71.46, for a total transaction of $78,606.00.

Business Malaysian police still looking at mobile phone numbers leak claim
Author: 0 Malaysian police still looking at mobile phone numbers leak claim

The credit rating firm was hit by a cybersecurity incident earlier this year that saw around 143m USA customers, and almost 700,000 United Kingdom customers, have their data compromised. It's therefore hard to determine how long the data has been available for sale on the web or how long the hackers maintained access to the affected companies' systems.

Business FBI investigating sex act on LA flight
Author: 0 FBI investigating sex act on LA flight

A woman was arrested on the airplane for performing oral sex on a man while they were in their seats. Airport police say both were connecting in Detroit to other flights and the pair only met on board the aircraft. The woman is accused of performing oral sex on her seatmate while still in their seats, and both received a citation from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which is looking into the case.

Business Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS) PT Raised to $56.00
Author: 0 Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS) PT Raised to $56.00

There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $5. Bank of America Corporation's price objective indicates a potential upside of 11.78% from the stock's previous close. Also, SVP D Scott Coward sold 29,115 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Monday, October 2nd. Its share price has risen 2.25% in three months and is up 1.22% for the last five trades.

Business Andra Ap-fonden Bought A Little More Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Stock
Author: 0 Andra Ap-fonden Bought A Little More Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Stock

Finally, Rehmann Capital Advisory Group grew its stake in Coca-Cola Company (The) by 2.0% during the first quarter. Highstreet Asset Management Inc. claims 235,983 shares valued at $10,622,000. The original version of this piece of content can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/11/01/6100-shares-in-coca-cola-company-the-ko-purchased-by-jlb-associates-inc.html.

Author: 0 Rate hike will have 'modest' impact on mortgages, says Nationwide

Values increased 0.2 percent from September and were up 2.5 percent compared with a year earlier. "Low mortgage rates and healthy rates of employment growth are providing some support for demand, but this is being partly offset by pressure on household incomes, which appears to be weighing on confidence", said Nationwide's chief economist Robert Gardner.

Author: 0 Watching Shares of JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) — Technical Focus

In other news, General Counsel Stacey Friedman sold 2,099 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, October 26th. Company shares last traded at $101.41 a tad above $96.21, the 50 day moving average and which is significantly above the 200 day moving average of $90.83.

Author: 0 Empire State Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:ESRT) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume

Segall Bryant & Hamill Llc acquired 52,727 shares as Concho Resources Inc (CXO)'s stock declined 5.25%. The value of the investment in ESRT increased from $441,000 to $456,000 a change of 3.4% quarter over quarter. The Return on Invested Capital (aka ROIC) for Isolite Insulating Products Co., Ltd. (TSE:5358) is 0.196119. The value of the investment in FRT went from $2,903,000 to $2,746,000 decreasing 5.4% since the last quarter.

Business Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc
Author: 0 Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc

It has outperformed by 3.69% the S&P500. Calamos Wealth Management Llc decreased Amazon.Com Inc (AMZN) stake by 15.67% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. More notable recent Signature Bank (NASDAQ:SBNY) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: "Signature Bank Names Private Client Banking Team in Midtown Manhattan" on October 18, 2017, also Businesswire.com with their article: "Signature Bank Reports 2017 Third Quarter Results" published on October 19, 2017, Businesswire.com ...

Business Long Term Growth review of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)
Author: 0 Long Term Growth review of United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X)

The Return on Assets for United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) is 0.00302. As of quarter end Nj State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan had bought 240,000 shares growing its position 2,400.0%. The name now has a score of 4. In general, a company with a score closer to 0 would be seen as undervalued, and a score closer to 100 would indicate an overvalued company.

Business Reliance Communications completes merger with MTS
Author: 0 Reliance Communications completes merger with MTS

On October 30, Rcom announced a plan to restructure its Rs 458 billion (USD7 billion) of debt as part of which it plans to convert debt of Rs 70 billion into equity, sell spectrum, tower and fibre assets for Rs 170 billion, and sell real estate of Rs 100 billion.

Author: 0 BP Launches Share Buyback As Q3 Profit Beats Estimates

BP offered a clear demonstration of confidence in the strength of its finances yesterday with the launch of a share buyback programme. "After three years of oil price correction and seven years after Macondo we are now back into more normal state of growing the business in current environment and we can deal with prices that go lower", BP Chief Financial Officer Brian Gilvary told Reuters.

Business Unemployment falls to eight-year low as job creation surges
Author: 0 Unemployment falls to eight-year low as job creation surges

SA's high unemployment rate, especially among the youth, is commonly raised by credit rating agencies as a major obstacle to the country's economic growth prospects. In the September quarter, the underutilisation rate was 11.8 per cent, down from 12.3 per cent a year ago. New Zealand's unemployment rate decreased more-than-expected in the three months ended September to the lowest level in almost nine years, data from Statistics New Zealand showed Wednesday.

Author: 0 Do Analysts Think You Should Buy - Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX)

Gerald Ford, a director at ( FCX ), bought 2715 shares at a price of 14.04 to bring his total ownership in the stock to 283,622 shares. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $15.54. Finally, Fisher Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Freeport-McMoran during the second quarter worth approximately $122,000. Next quarter's EPS is estimated at $0.43 and the next full year EPS is anticipated to be $1.59.

Author: 0 Shares Of First Solar, Inc. (FSLR) bought By JOSEPH MOLLY

A number of large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. As of the end of the quarter Aperio Group, LLC had bought 2,326 shares growing its stake by 2.3%. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Insiders sold a total of 51,485 shares of company stock worth $2,559,020 in the last 90 days. The California-based Hollencrest Securities Llc has invested 0.15% in the stock.

Business Senate President Stephen Parry may be a dual-citizen
Author: 0 Senate President Stephen Parry may be a dual-citizen

The Australian reports the Tasmanian Senator has asked authorities in London to check if he holds dual citizenship, and is waiting for a reply. "I would further resign as a Senator for the State of Tasmania and not await the outcome of any referral to the High Court, as I believe the High Court has made it abundantly clear what action is required".

Business Advanced Accelerator Applicatio (NASDAQ:AAAP) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
Author: 0 Advanced Accelerator Applicatio (NASDAQ:AAAP) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume

Advanced Accelerator Applications S.A.is headquartered in Saint Genis Pouilly, France. On July 27 the stock rating was upgraded from "Market Outperform" to "Market Perform" with a current price target of $69.00 by JMP Securities. giving the company a "buy" rating. Advanced Accelerator Applications (NASDAQ:AAAP) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 31st.

Business Michelin Has Spoken: NYC No Longer US Culinary Capital
Author: 0 Michelin Has Spoken: NYC No Longer US Culinary Capital

The venerated French restaurant Jean-Georges lost a star. The Clocktower , a traditional British tavern-styled restaurant courtesy of restaurateur Stephen Starr , relies heavily on its meat entrees, with the Steak for Two meal coming in at $125, and well worth it at that.

Business NYC's Cabaret Law Officially Repealed!
Author: 0 NYC's Cabaret Law Officially Repealed!

The anti-dancing law was first enacted in 1926 and prohibited dancing in bars and restaurants that don't have a cabaret license. This Saturday, Andrew Muchmore plans to hire a deejay and let people dance the night away at his Williamsburg bar.

Author: 0 The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

Fiera Capital Corp sold 123,686 shares as Disney Walt Co ( DIS)'s stock declined 2.31%. Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. Lee Financial Co now owns 1,052 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $112,000 after purchasing an additional 74 shares during the last quarter.

Author: 0 Taking a Fresh Look at Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

More interesting news about Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE: COG ) was released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Cabot Oil & Gas ( COG ) Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript" with publication date: October 27, 2017. After having $0.14 EPS previously, Cascades Inc's analysts see 150.00% EPS growth. During the same quarter previous year, the company earned ($0.04) earnings per share.

Business Company Gives Non-Smokers 6 Extra Holidays a Year
Author: 0 Company Gives Non-Smokers 6 Extra Holidays a Year

Apparently, smokers unlike nonsmokers, besides the fact they benefit from a regular lunch break just like the rest of their colleagues, they also go out for " cigarette breaks ", writes The Telegraph . "Our CEO saw the comment and agreed, so we are giving non-smokers some extra time off to compensate", the spokesperson explains. As for the legal small print about breaks in the United Kingdom, if employees work longer than six hours a day, they're entitled to one uninterrupted 20 minute ...

Business Christian groups urge Government to be much stronger on betting rules
Author: 0 Christian groups urge Government to be much stronger on betting rules

Due to their ease of access and ability to allow punters to stake £100 every 20 seconds, the machines have been singled out for their contribution to problem gambling figures. " We have seen online gambling grow rapidly and we need to protect players in this space, while also making sure those experiencing harm relating to gambling receive the help they need ".

Author: 0 Crude Oil Prices Slip on Profit-Taking but Remain Supported

He said that their remarks "clear the fog on the way to (the cartel's next meeting in) Vienna on November 30". While demand has yet to catch up to elevated supplies, rebounding economies in Europe and steady economic growth in the USA could at least keep oil prices steady around current levels in the second half of 2017.

Business Chirstopher Bailey steps down as Burberry design chief
Author: 0 Chirstopher Bailey steps down as Burberry design chief

During his time at chief creative officer, Bailey helped to grow the company immensely, revitalizing the brand's luxury direction after Burberry's signature check had begun to be used in several cheap knockoffs. "As an organisation, it is creative, innovative and outward looking". It celebrates diversity and challenges received wisdoms. After 17 years at the brand, Bailey has made a decision to pursue other projects, according to an announcement from the company this morning.

Author: 0 Eurozone growth rises at an annual pace of 2.5% in Q3

GDP grew by 0.6 percent compared with the previous quarter, Eurostat said, and was up 2.5 percent on the same quarter a year ago. GDP is forecast to grow 0.5% on quarter in the third quarter, slower than the 0.6% rise in the second quarter.

Business Duterte would welcome Trump 'in the most righteous way'
Author: 0 Duterte would welcome Trump 'in the most righteous way'

The amount, which would cover a total of 18 deals, will be channeled to shipbuilding and iron and steel, agribusiness, power, renewable energy, transportation, infrastructure and mineral processing. The five-month long war between government troops and ISIS-linked Maute, which ended on October 24, left the Islamic city in rubble. His and Abe's discussions were "very warm, open and comprehensive", he said.

Business Shopify Inc. Class A Subordinat (NYSE:SHOP) Trading Volume Significantly Higher
Author: 0 Shopify Inc. Class A Subordinat (NYSE:SHOP) Trading Volume Significantly Higher

One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating, seventeen have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company's stock. Federal Trade Commission should investigate the company. Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. reiterated a hold rating on shares of Shopify in a research report on Wednesday, August 9th.

Author: 0 Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) Touches a New 52-Week High

A number of other hedge funds have also recently modified their holdings of the stock. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $143.64 and a 200 day moving average price of $129.40. 2,864,192 shares of the stock traded hands. Compagnie Lombard Odier SCmA now owns 1,800 shares of the company's stock valued at $159,000 after buying an additional 15 shares during the period.

Business Bitcoin Spikes as CME Exchange Announces Futures
Author: 0 Bitcoin Spikes as CME Exchange Announces Futures

Also, the New York Stock Exchange announced some time ago that it was launching the NYSE Bitcoin Index (NYXBT ) as the first exchange-calculated and disseminated Bitcoin index. Timo Schlaefer, CEO of Crypto Facilities, said in a statement. Bitcoin's price has continued to climb, now hovering at $6,360 according to Coindesk .

Business The One Attribute That Makes Anthony Martial Better Than Marcus Rashford
Author: 0 The One Attribute That Makes Anthony Martial Better Than Marcus Rashford

Manchester United's Eric Bailly has picked Pizzi as Benfica's main threat ahead of Tuesday's Uefa Champions League encounter. Martial has been included from the off in top-flight competition just three times this season , but Bailly insists that the 21-year-old frontman has no issue with the battle for places and is prepared to play whatever role is asked of him.

Author: 0 CVS Health Corporation (CVS) to Issue $0.50 Quarterly Dividend

Finally, Wolfe Research cut shares of CVS Health Corporation from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating and lowered their price target for the stock from $89.00 to $82.00 in a research note on Monday, August 14th. The company's stock had a trading volume of 1,217,845 shares. The shares were sold at an average price of $81.17, for a total transaction of $1,667,799.99.

Author: 0 Analysts Upgrade/Downgrade Activity of General Motors Company (GM)

Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has declined 16.63% since October 30, 2016 and is downtrending. It closed at $12.1 lastly. "(AAPL) Stock Is a Keeper, Even After Lackluster iPhone Launch" on October 30, 2017. On Thursday, August 17 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Overweight". Investors sentiment decreased to 1.54 in Q2 2017. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.50%.

Author: 0 SoftBank calling off talks to merge Sprint, T

The German parent had insisted on a controlling stake, a source familiar with the situation said. SoftBank's chairman and founder, Masayoshi Son, allegedly is afraid of giving up too much control of the company. The latest discussions have been rocky. A similar deal was canceled over regulator concerns back in 2014. T-Mobile and Sprint did not respond to requests for comment.

Business Nervous from the gut for 'Padmavati': Deepika Padukone
Author: 0 Nervous from the gut for 'Padmavati': Deepika Padukone

Meanwhile, Bhansali is busy with the post-production process. What caught the attention of the movie lovers was the character of menacing Alauddin Khilji played by Ranveer Singh . "I'm really looking forward to this one". The look was reminiscent of Deepika's signature style - sleek, subtle, sexy ensembles with heavier eye make-up and nude lips - which she's been crafting for years.

Author: 0 Cowen and Company Reiterates "Hold" Rating for CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL)

Shamrock Asset Mgmt Lc reported 2 shares. Savings Bank Of Mellon Corp holds 0.14% or 20.37 million shares. "( CTL )" was originally reported by TrueBlueTribune and is owned by of TrueBlueTribune. CenturyLink, Inc . (NYSE: CTL ) received a Buy rating from 3 analysts. Therefore 21% are positive. Vetr upgraded CenturyLink from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $29.33 target price on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, August 31st.

Business Sensex, Nifty come off record, US Fed meet up in focus
Author: 0 Sensex, Nifty come off record, US Fed meet up in focus

USA stocks retreated from record highs overnight as investors kept an eye on the latest developments in the investigation into Russia's role in last year's presidential election and the Bloomberg reported that House tax writers are discussing a gradual phase-in for the corporate tax-rate cut.

Business AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices decrease 7 cents
Author: 0 AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices decrease 7 cents

That's about 38 cents more than at the same point previous year. New Hampshire's price fell 1.5 cents per gallon to $2.46. Gas prices should follow a mostly downward trend through the rest of the year. Including the change in gas prices in Pennsylvania during the past week, prices were 30 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 7.3 cents per gallon lower than a month ago.

Business United Kingdom must prepare for fourth industrial revolution, says report
Author: 0 United Kingdom must prepare for fourth industrial revolution, says report

Discussing the publication of the report , Juergen Maier said that if economies embrace and fund " Industry 4 .0", then the loss thousands of industrial jobs from automation can be turned around into a net gain in employment. The government's Industrial Strategy Green Paper, launched in January identified industrial digitalisation as one of five potential early sector deals and the Review began work with stakeholders to identify opportunities for how government and industry can work together.

Business JC Penney Company Inc (JCP) Valuation Review
Author: 0 JC Penney Company Inc (JCP) Valuation Review

WNS Holdings Ltd. had 37 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BidaskClub upgraded J.C. Penney Company, Inc. Imperial Capital maintained it with "Underperform" rating and $5 target in Thursday, August 27 report. The original version of this piece can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/10/30/j-c-penney-company-inc-holding-company-jcp-rating-lowered-to-sell-at-zacks-investment-research.html.