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Business Most Registered Voters Wouldn't Support Donald Trump in 2020, Poll Finds
Author: 0 Most Registered Voters Wouldn't Support Donald Trump in 2020, Poll Finds

Thirty-five percent of Americans say the Democratic Party does a better job on the economy, versus 30 percent who say the Republican Party does a better job. And majorities in the poll say corporations and wealthier Americans will pay less in taxes if Trump's tax plan becomes law, while a plurality - 37 percent - say middle-class Americans will pay more.

Business Boeing and Embraer in merger talks
Author: 0 Boeing and Embraer in merger talks

Chicago-based Boeing slid less than 1 percent to $297.13. For decades, Canada's Bombardier and Embraer have faced off in the 70- to 100-seat regional jet segment just below the radar of Airbus and Boeing's larger commercial jet line-ups, but the CSeries alliance may have tipped that delicate balance.

Business Public borrowing drops in November
Author: 0 Public borrowing drops in November

Figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed that public sector net borrowing fell to £8.7 billion in November 2017, which is the lowest November total since before the financial crisis. Economists had previously said this would not reduce underlying weaknesses in Britain's public finances which have led rating agencies to downgrade the country's credit rating.

Business Toys R Us rescue deal is saved by pension settlement
Author: 0 Toys R Us rescue deal is saved by pension settlement

Separately, Labour MP Frank Field, the chair of the Work and Pensions select committee, has written to Toys R Us managing director Stephen Knights to query $21m (£15.7m) paid out in bonuses to company executives this year . But while the CVA will allow Toys R Us to stay afloat, at least 26 loss-making stores are due to close eventually, meaning up to 800 jobs could still be lost.

Business Sizzling Stock Touches New Recent High: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)
Author: 0 Sizzling Stock Touches New Recent High: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)

The stock has a market capitalization of $297,228.38, a PE ratio of 14.58, a P/E/G ratio of 1.88 and a beta of 0.96. State Farm Mutual Automobile holds 4.07% in Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC ) or 55.04 million shares. Butensky & Cohen Financial Security Inc. increased its position in shares of Wells Fargo & Company by 3.5% during the 3rd quarter. Sanctuary Wealth Limited Liability Co reported 0.09% stake.

Author: 0 Quotient Investors LLC Reduces Stake in Chevron Corporation (CVX)

The stock increased 0.86% or $1.03 during the last trading session, reaching $120.87. About 862,222 shares traded. It has underperformed by 4.38% the S&P500. Sunbelt Inc reported 4,253 shares. Since August 1, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 4 selling transactions for $11.07 million activity. Shares for $3.43 million were sold by JOHNSON JAMES WILLIAM on Tuesday, August 1.

Business CS Mckee LP Increases Holdings in Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)
Author: 0 CS Mckee LP Increases Holdings in Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 86,677,815 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock valued at $1,027,132,000 after acquiring an additional 1,808,213 shares during the period. It also increased its holding in Lennar Corp by 19,821 shares in the quarter, for a total of 646,561 shares, and has risen its stake in Cf Corp. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in 2017 Q3.

Author: 0 Wells Fargo, Boeing, Others Reward Employees After Tax Bill Passage

Earlier today, AT&T , Boeing , and Fifth-Third Bancorp announced separate plans to invest in the US and pay workers bonuses with the money saved thanks to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Wells Fargo , meanwhile, also said it would be boosting its minimum wage for employees to $15 an hour. "We want to invest in our most important asset - our people", Carmichael said.

Business Iced Tea Company's Stock Price Triples after Rebranding to
Author: 0 Iced Tea Company's Stock Price Triples after Rebranding to "Long Blockchain Corp".

Long Island Iced Tea , a maker of non-alcoholic ready-to-drink iced tea, said Thursday it will rebrand its business to focus on the "exploration of and investment in opportunities that leverage the benefits of blockchain technology". CEO Philip Thomas in a statement. In the past week alone, a gaming company in the United Kingdom, a Chinese fruit-juice company, and Miami-based mobile-payment company all saw their stock prices surge after announcing a new focus on blockchain and ...

Business Westinghouse Applauds Decision to Continue Vogtle Construction
Author: 0 Westinghouse Applauds Decision to Continue Vogtle Construction

The project has been hampered by billions of dollars in cost overruns that pushed the main contractor, Westinghouse Electric Co LLC, into bankruptcy in March. The addition of two new reactors at the Vogtle plant were originally estimated to cost $14 billion and due online in 2016 and 2017. From the beginning of the Vogtle expansion, Georgia Power has worked to pursue all available benefits for customers and minimize the impact of the new units on electric bills.

Author: 0 Facebook Is Being Called Out For Potential Age Discrimination

Some relevant numbers were not immediately evident. In one instance, that was 25 to 36 years old, not something often seen in the past in physical format. The complaint includes screenshots showing a job ad for the company's recruiting team. "We've also begun requiring businesses that show employment ads on Facebook to certify that they comply with the law before we show their ads", Zuck's lot added.

Author: 0 Ryanair brands strike by pilots 'unjustified and unnecessary'

Ryanair said it objected to the inclusion of a former Ryanair pilot who is in litigation with the company. The strike was announced hours after Ryanair pledged in writing to recognise an Irish trade union - a first for the airline. In a statement, Ryanair said it had sent a letter confirming that is recognising Impact and its Ryanair Company Pilot Council. The following March, Dublin Airport came to a standstill as firefighters, airport police, clerical staff, IT workers, catering staff ...

Business Auto rams into pedestrians in Melbourne; at least 14 injured
Author: 0 Auto rams into pedestrians in Melbourne; at least 14 injured

At a news conference after the incident , however, Victoria State Police said they were still trying to determine the motive but there was no evidence or intelligence to suggest it was an act of terrorism. Victorian Police are continuing to investigate the incident . "The only thing that slowed him down was hitting pedestrians". Witness Sue who works at a doughnut shop in the area told 3AW she saw a white auto approach the intersection where a lot of people were crossing the street at the ...

Business Washington, Ottawa clash in Bombardier trade fight
Author: 0 Washington, Ottawa clash in Bombardier trade fight

There is more information on the U.S. department of commerce decision here. The US government made a decision to affix high anti-subsidy tariffs on the Bombardier's CSeries jets, after Boeing Co complained that the Canadian company had received unfair subsidy from their government which, it argued, allowed Bombardier to sell their new aeroplane below cost.

Business Twitter Adds Support For Two-Factor Authentication Via Third-Party Apps
Author: 0 Twitter Adds Support For Two-Factor Authentication Via Third-Party Apps

SMS , or text message based codes, is generally considered inferior in terms of security to third-party apps that support two-factor authentication. In the top menu, click your profile icon, then click Settings and privacy . Twitter has expanded its two-factor authentication from accepting just SMS to third-party apps now.

Business Variety owner buys Rolling Stone
Author: 0 Variety owner buys Rolling Stone

The remaining 49% will remain under the ownership of BandLabs Technologies , a Singapore-based company that bought the minority stake past year and exercised its right of first refusal to acquire the remainder of the magazine, Recode reports.

Author: 0 (INTC) Position Lowered by Alpha Windward LLC

About 35.56 million shares traded or 27.10% up from the average. Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. Also, CEO Brian M. Krzanich sold 72,173 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 3rd. (NASDAQ:PEP) on Tuesday, August 15 with "Buy" rating.

Business US Upholds Import Tariff on Bombardier
Author: 0 US Upholds Import Tariff on Bombardier

Boeing claims Delta paid $20m per plane, well below an estimated cost of $33m and what Bombardier charges in Canada. Delta Air Lines was originally expected to receive the first of its firm order for 75 CS100 planes next spring, but now plans to wait until the aircraft destined for USA customers is built in the US south.

Business The FCC has Voted to Repeal Net Neutrality, So Now What?
Author: 0 The FCC has Voted to Repeal Net Neutrality, So Now What?

In order to fully understand just how critical this issue is, it's necessary to mention how the lack of net neutrality could affect minority groups. The new laws that are set to go into place essentially put ISPs as gatekeepers of information available on the internet, which means that if an ISP has a specific political agenda, they could potentially block content that doesn't fit into their narrative.

Business AT&T To Give US Employees A Bonus Because of the Tax Bill
Author: 0 AT&T To Give US Employees A Bonus Because of the Tax Bill

AT&T announced Wednesday that it will give $1,000 special bonuses to more than 200,000 "union-represented, non-management and front-line managers" and invest an additional $1 billion in the US, citing the House and Senate passage of the sweeping Republican tax reform bill as its reason for doing so.

Business Hotel Reportedly Charges Woman $350 After She Writes Negative Review
Author: 0 Hotel Reportedly Charges Woman $350 After She Writes Negative Review

She told WRTV that they are attempting to improve the hotel. Arthur said she cleaned the room herself, and when it was time to leave, she couldn't find a staff member issue a complaint. "That scared me to death", she said. "So I went ahead and took it down", she said. A few days later, her credit card was charged $350 because of the negative review, it says.

Business Apple announces new flagship store in Melbourne, Australia
Author: 0 Apple announces new flagship store in Melbourne, Australia

As far as official Apple Stores in Australia are concerned, there are quite a few scattered throughout the country. For its part, the Victorian Government said it expected the new global flagship store to breathe "new life" into the precinct, revealing that the project will create almost 500 square metres of new public space in the Square, with the proposed new building taking up less space than the Yarra building it replaces.

Business Home Sales at 11-Year High Stateside
Author: 0 Home Sales at 11-Year High Stateside

Sales of existing homes (which have previously been lived in) rose 5.6% last from October to November, according to the most recent National Association of Realtors® report . The stock of homes available for sale also fell sharply, by 7.2% on the month to 1.67m or the equivalent of a 3.4 month supply, down from 4.0 months in October.

Business BlackBerry +7.6% after Q3 beats, record software revenue
Author: 0 BlackBerry +7.6% after Q3 beats, record software revenue

The Waterloo, Ont. -based company - which has been repositioning itself as a cybersecurity, software, and intellectual property supplier - is working with numerous automotive industry's major chip makers and parts suppliers. "We have very good momentum", Chen said in an earnings call, singling out government sales to the U.S., Canada and Germany. But the recent agreements with chips makers and automotive systems suppliers won't have an immediate impact on BlackBerry's revenue, which ...

Business Erie Airport Backup Power
Author: 0 Erie Airport Backup Power

All outgoing flights were halted, and arriving planes were held on the ground at their point of departure. It handles some 2,500 flights and 275,000 passengers a day. It was actually two problems that caused the failures in Atlanta; a fire causing a first outage, followed by equipment problems that took out backup generators.

Business Churches open doors for Christmas services
Author: 0 Churches open doors for Christmas services

Lime Rock Baptist Church, 1075 Great Road, Lincoln, will host a Christmas Eve Service: A Celebration of Carols, on Sunday, Dec. 24, at 10 p.m. First is the All-Church Christmas Pageant and Intergenerational Worship Service at 10 a.m. December 24, Worship Service 11:00 a.m. with special Christmas music performed by the choir. For more information, call the church office at (209) 532-2441 or go online to www.49erchurch.org .

Business Atlanta airport power restored: How to know whether your flight is delayed
Author: 0 Atlanta airport power restored: How to know whether your flight is delayed

The Sunday blackout forced the cancellation of over 1,500 flights days before the start of the Christmas rush. Delta was also allowing people traveling to, from or through Atlanta through Tuesday to make a one-time change for no fee. This is only day two of the season where US air carriers are expected to fly 51 million passengers through January 4. Most airlines are issuing waivers and refunds to those who were traveling through Atlanta with the airline on December 17th or 18th.

Business Elon Musk accidentally posts his mobile phone number on Twitter
Author: 0 Elon Musk accidentally posts his mobile phone number on Twitter

Musk's tweet listed a phone number and was likely meant to be a direct message. "Do you have a sec to talk?" Besides SpaceX and Tesla, Musk also runs the artificial intelligence research outfit OpenAI, brain-computer interface developer Neuralink and tunnel digging firm The Boring Company.

Business The UK decides 10 Mbps broadband should be a legal right
Author: 0 The UK decides 10 Mbps broadband should be a legal right

The company, which provides broadband to its own customers and to other suppliers through its Openreach network, said it respected the government's decision. "The "access" is being able to demand it". The Better Broadband for Norfolk campaign has rolled out superfast broadband - a higher standard service with 24 Mbps speeds - to 89% of Norfolk premises, with the aim of reaching 95% by 2020.

Business Uber Suffers Setback at Top EU Court in Clash With Cabbies
Author: 0 Uber Suffers Setback at Top EU Court in Clash With Cabbies

The ruling Wednesday by the Luxembourg-based European Court of Justice could affect other technology companies and how they are regulated around the EU, and reflects a larger dilemma about how governments should treat companies that operate online and don't fit in with traditional laws.

Author: 0 General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) Shares Sold by Symons Capital Management Inc

About 17.25M shares traded or 4.30% up from the average. It has outperformed by 11.99% the S&P500. Nordea Investment Management Ab reported 1.80 million shares or 0.25% of all its holdings. (NASDAQ:FB). 1,886 are held by Parkside Bankshares &. St Germain D J Communications holds 0.11% or 14,210 shares. Hanson And Doremus Mngmt reported 250 shares.

Author: 0 Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Shares Sold by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 92,841,960 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $6,571,355,000 after acquiring an additional 2,148,697 shares during the period. (NYSE:KMI) for 45,012 shares. 14,492 are owned by Mount Vernon Assocs Md. Looking at insider trading can give great insight into how Gilead Sciences, Inc .

Author: 0 Primecap Management Company Has Lifted United Contl Hldgs INC (UAL) Position

The institutional investor held 2.27 million shares of the advertising company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $188.05 million, up from 2.14M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.79 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.06, from 1.08 in 2017Q1. As of now, the increased share price of United Continental Holdings, Inc.

Business North Korean Hackers Steal Millions of Dollars in Bitcoin
Author: 0 North Korean Hackers Steal Millions of Dollars in Bitcoin

The hacking incidents highlight concerns about security as trade in bitcoin and other virtual currencies boom, the news agency said. (By press time, both of these functions were disabled.) In the letter, Yapian Co., Ltd., which operates Youbit , explains that an early morning attack deprived the exchange of "about 17% of [its] total assets".

Author: 0 Sells 1152057 Shares of Ford Motor Company (F)

The Kazazian Asset Management Llc holds 177,204 shares with $6.19M value, up from 162,204 last quarter. The stock increased 2.93% or $1.2 during the last trading session, reaching $42.15. They expect $1.31 EPS, up 2.34% or $0.03 from last year's $1.28 per share. WEC's profit will be $211.44 million for 24.96 P/E if the $0.67 EPS becomes a reality.

Author: 0 The Devil in the Details for Eagle Materials Inc (NYSE:EXP) Shares

Blume Capital Management Inc bought 40,700 shares as the company's stock declined 10.34% while stock markets rallied. Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co, which manages about $9.24B and $6.94 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Prologis Inc (NYSE:PLD) by 66,375 shares to 2.07M shares, valued at $121.32 million in 2017Q2, according to the filing.

Business Bitcoin Cash Piles to All Time Highest With Coinbase Glitch
Author: 0 Bitcoin Cash Piles to All Time Highest With Coinbase Glitch

The Price hiked to 8500$ which is 3 time the $3500 after the Coinbase made the halt for trading bitcoin cash. Buys and sells will be available to all customers once there is sufficient liquidity on GDAX . The original bitcoin fell more than 12 percent to near $16,700, according to Coinbase. "Coinbase maintains a strict trading policy and internal guidelines for employees".

Business Mexico bus crash kills 11 tourists including foreigners
Author: 0 Mexico bus crash kills 11 tourists including foreigners

The injured were sent to hospitals in Bacalar and Chetumal. A spokesman from the US embassy in Mexico says diplomats are working with local authorities to determine whether USA citizens were involved. "We are doing all we can to care for our guests, including assisting with medical care and transportation", spokeswoman Cynthia Martinez said. The bus was bound for the Mayan ruin archaeological site Chacchoben, which is about 110 miles south of the popular tourist destination of Tulum, ...

Business $200000 check dropped in Twin Cities red kettle
Author: 0 $200000 check dropped in Twin Cities red kettle

Salvation Army spokeswoman Julie Borgen added, "If you live in a particular community and you make the donation there - that's where the money stays". "We're not receiving as much in donations as we usually do", said Morris, during a visit to the studios of 94.3, The Dude radio, Tuesday. The Alton Corps has been serving the Riverbend for 129 years and this year will provide Christmas assistance (toys and food) to more than 121 families representing some 400 children.

Author: 0 Pinebridge Investments LP Purchases 8479 Shares of Charles Schwab Corp (SCHW)

It has outperformed by 30.29% the S&P500. New York State Common Retirement Fund increased its stake in Schwab (Charles) Corp/The ( SCHW ) by 11.2% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Its up 0.03, from 0.82 in 2017Q1. GNC Holdings, Inc. has a consensus hold rating from 7 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 40.85% of shares outstanding.

Author: 0 Carnival (NYSE:CCL) Stock Rating Upgraded by Morgan Stanley

The firm had revenue of $3.95 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.89 billion. The stock increased 0.17% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $65.52. Aperio Group, LLC is the second biggest holder with 1 million shares now valued at 77.28 million whilst Northern Trust Investments N A has 414 K million shares valued at 27.37 million.

Business Chick-fil-A breaks tradition, opens Sunday to feed stranded airport passengers
Author: 0 Chick-fil-A breaks tradition, opens Sunday to feed stranded airport passengers

Some passengers reported being stuck in airplanes for around three hours. Some incoming flights were diverted to other airports in the region. A "switch failure" sparked a fire that knocked out power at the Atlanta airport, Paul Bowers, CEO of Georgia Power , which provides electricity to the airport, said today on "Good Morning America".

Author: 0 Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCB) Stock Rating Upgraded by ValuEngine

It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. Discovery Communications, Inc . (NASDAQ: DISCA ) has declined 0.88% since December 18, 2016 and is downtrending. 195.01 million shares or 4.58% less from 204.36 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. Is Discovery Communications, Inc . Discovery Communications has higher revenue and earnings than TEGNA.

Business Jack and Olivia top baby names for second year running
Author: 0 Jack and Olivia top baby names for second year running

An error has occurred while loading your details. As for the most popular names for girls, Isla rose one place to third, and Sophie fell one place to fourth (it had been the top name from 2005 to 2013). Sources of inspiration influencing this year's baby name trends are pop culture, royalty, television and movies, places and flowers. A total of 484 baby girls were named Olivia , with Emily coming in at 436, making it the second most popular girls' name again this year.

Author: 0 NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) Shares Sold by TD Asset Management Inc

About 891,607 shares traded. NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI ) has risen 24.67% since December 19, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.97% the S&P500. Crestpoint Cap Mngmt Ltd Liability Com has invested 0.43% of its portfolio in Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) for 50,983 shares. Ahl Llp invested 0.15% of its portfolio in United Continental Holdings, Inc.

Business EPS Growth overview of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)
Author: 0 EPS Growth overview of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

BCE Inc. (NYSE:BCE) has declined 2.36% since December 19, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 17.65% the S&P500. Glovista Investments Llc decreased its stake in Equity Residential (EQR) by 52.72% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Author: 0 Boston Private Wealth LLC Has $365000 Position in Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA)

The stock has "Buy" rating by Wunderlich on Tuesday, December 8. Cascend Securities cut shares of Tesla from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating and set a $250.00 price target on the stock.in a research report on Tuesday, December 5th. In the last three months, insiders have sold 12,817 shares of company stock worth $4,171,699. It also reduced T Mobile Us Inc stake by 27,979 shares and now owns 38,031 shares.