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Business White House seeking to gut renewable energy programs by 72%
Author: 0 White House seeking to gut renewable energy programs by 72%

Last year, Trump proposed to cut the EERE budget by 66 percent, but any cuts were thwarted by the inability of the Republican-led Congress to pass a budget. The telecoms company said Monday that it had also finalized a contract for wind power from the Solomon Forks Wind Project in Kansas. The EERE, which supports the SunShot program for solar energy , does most of its research at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colorado.

Author: 0 Putin orders alternative Olympic Games for banned athletes

IOC President Thomas Bach (centre), shakes hands with North Korea's National Olympic Committee president Kim Il Guk (left) and South Korea's Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism Jong-Hwan Do (right) in Lausanne January 20, 2018. The last winter olympics took place in Sochi, Russia in 2014, where the United States brought home 28 Olympic medals. "Forgive us for not able to stay out of this", said Putin, stressing that Russian Federation has always supported the idea of a clean sport.

Business Eli Lilly Beats Earnings, Sales Views, Bullish On 2018
Author: 0 Eli Lilly Beats Earnings, Sales Views, Bullish On 2018

At the session level, shares of The Williams Companies, Inc.(NYSE:WMB) moved -0.57% from the open. About 4.98 million shares traded or 45.91% up from the average. L And S Advisors Inc invested in 32,154 shares. Ibm Retirement Fund holds 24,310 shares or 0.42% of its portfolio. Arrowgrass Cap Prns (Us) LP has 216,763 shares.

Business Train carrying GOP lawmakers hits truck; 1 person reported dead
Author: 0 Train carrying GOP lawmakers hits truck; 1 person reported dead

ABC News spoke to a senior aide who confirmed that the Janesville Republican is unharmed. He said there was a person who "was deceased" and another person who was "pretty bad off". Amtrak said the train is being inspected for damage. The only other Pa. Congressman on the train was Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, R-8th District, who was also not injured, said his staff.

Author: 0 The worst rule in the National Football League may be going away

The NFL's competition committee is slated to meet multiple times over the next two months, which could result in a new rule being proposed to owners in March. "I think the Vikings should take a lot away from this season, in a positive way", Goodeell said. James was unable to maintain control of the ball throughout the process of going to the ground, a portion of the catch rule that appears to be of particular concern to Goodell.

Business (BA) Has Broken Out To A New High On Strong Q4 Results
Author: 0 (BA) Has Broken Out To A New High On Strong Q4 Results

The institutional investor held 128,812 shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $23.03 million, down from 130,985 at the end of the previous reported quarter. It also upped Potash Corp Sask Inc (NYSE:POT) stake by 52,456 shares and now owns 53,375 shares. Revenue in 2017 fell 1% to $93.4 billion. On Monday, July 31 the insider Muilenburg Dennis A sold $13.84 million.

Business Dow Jones down over 300 points
Author: 0 Dow Jones down over 300 points

The Nasdaq Composite added 43.36 points, or 0.59 percent, to 7,445.84. The S&P 500 fell 7 points, or 0.23%, to 2,866. Energy companies fell as crude oil prices headed lower. Eversource Energy fell $1.63, or 2.5%, to $62.44, while CenterPoint Energy lost 73 cents, or 2.6%, to 27.73. The Japanese yen strengthened 0.17 per cent versus the greenback at 108.80 per dollar.

Business Capita profit warning shows outsourcing woes aren't over
Author: 0 Capita profit warning shows outsourcing woes aren't over

Like Carillion , Capita holds several contracts with the government. The company, which has a turnover of £4.9bn, makes half its income from running public services, including pension schemes for teachers and Royal Mail workers and London's Congestion Charge.

Business North York woman heads off to Pyeongchang for her 5th Olympic Games
Author: 0 North York woman heads off to Pyeongchang for her 5th Olympic Games

Russia is thankful to South Korea for its support to Russia's athletes who will take part in the Olympic Games in PyeongChang , Russian Ambassador to South Korea Alexander Timonin said on Tuesday at a meeting of the organizers of a concert dedicated to the Olympic Games that are kicking off in ten days.

Author: 0 The Making of Monster Hunter: World Part Two: Design

How kind of Capcom! Following the first part last week, Capcom has released part two in its "The Making of Monster Hunter: World " video documentary series. With this being the case, those who haven't gotten theirs will need to check back in on the game in the next few days to see if it has been received.

Business Train Carrying House, Senate Republicans Hits Truck in Virginia
Author: 0 Train Carrying House, Senate Republicans Hits Truck in Virginia

Pete Sessions said some members needed medical attention. No lawmakers or aides were reported injured, but the White House said one person was killed and another was seriously injured. - Rep. Bradley Byrne (@RepByrne) January 31, 2018We are okay. Womack wrote that he is safe "but praying for all involved". The office of Rep. Roger Marshall , R-Kan., said the lawmaker and doctor was helping people who were injured.

Business IDBI Bank pares loss to ₹1524 crore in third quarter
Author: 0 IDBI Bank pares loss to ₹1524 crore in third quarter

Meanwhile, the net NPAs fell to Rs 23,810 crore against Rs 24,129 crore quarter on quarter. Bank's CASA ratio was 50.4% at Q3 compared to 49.5% at Q2FY18 and 49.9% at Q3FY17. The bank has made provisions of Rs3,662.59 crore against these outstanding loans. Net interest margin was nearly stable at 3.53 per cent on the domestic front and 3.14 per cent on a blended basis.

Business Blast Kills At Least Six Family Members In Northwestern Pakistan
Author: 0 Blast Kills At Least Six Family Members In Northwestern Pakistan

Sources in the political administration said that besides six people who were killed in the landmine explosion, one another person also received injuries. Subsequently, the dead bodies and the injured person were transported to the District Headquarters Hospital in Parachinar . No group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.

Business FBI Studying Second Dossier on Trump's Alleged Collusion With Russia
Author: 0 FBI Studying Second Dossier on Trump's Alleged Collusion With Russia

The Guardian reported Tuesday that this other dossier, authored by former journalist Cody Shearer , "independently set out numerous same allegations made" in a separate report by former British spy Christopher Steele . It raises the possibility that parts of the Steele dossier, which has been derided by Trump's supporters, may have been corroborated by Shearer's research, or could still be.

Business Shah Rukh Khan's sprawling Alibaug farmhouse sealed
Author: 0 Shah Rukh Khan's sprawling Alibaug farmhouse sealed

Since Khan could not have purchased the said land in his individual capacity, a mechanism was devised in the form of Deja Vu, which showed its activity as farming. Khan needs to file a reply before the authorities within 90 days otherwise the adjudication authorities will confirm the attachment and I-T authorities can initiate a criminal case too.

Business Eurozone inflation falls as energy price rises slow
Author: 0 Eurozone inflation falls as energy price rises slow

Full order books have prompted increasing demands for pay rises from unions, with workers at Daimler and Porsche preparing to strike this week. The euro area unemployment rate held steady at the lowest level in 8 years in December, Eurostat reported Wednesday.

Business Sensex slips below 36000 on Budget eve, Nifty down 22 points
Author: 0 Sensex slips below 36000 on Budget eve, Nifty down 22 points

The NSE Nifty50 index was trading 14 points down at 11,036, while the BSE Sensex was 67 points down at 35,967 around 10:15 am (IST). Jubilant Life Sciences rallied over 3% to Rs 962, extending its 3% gain of the last two days on BSE, after the company announced that it has received Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) approval for Clonidine Hydrochloride Extended-Release Tablets.

Business Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, JPMorgan starting healthcare company
Author: 0 Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Warren Buffett, JPMorgan starting healthcare company

The new company will initially focus on employees and their families, but the company said it hopes to one day apply what it learns to the larger healthcare marketplace . But he cautioned that success will require "a long-term orientation". Pundits wondered if the corporate giants could end up creating a new model for the American health care system.

Business Where Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) is sitting on the technical charts?
Author: 0 Where Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) is sitting on the technical charts?

It has outperformed by 0.16% the S&P500. American National Insurance Company sold 17,500 shares as the company's stock rose 0.21% with the market. The institutional investor held 79,188 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $6.49M, down from 83,928 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Business Gold dips as USA dollar, equities strengthen
Author: 0 Gold dips as USA dollar, equities strengthen

Investors do not expect any surprise out of the meeting, but are anxious to look for clues about future rate hikes. A spike in global bond yields, with 10-year USA bond yields pushing well above 2.70 percent, their highest since April 2014, prompted some investors to cut some short positions and pushed the dollar higher on Monday.

Business Japan's Fujifilm to take over partner Xerox to slash costs
Author: 0 Japan's Fujifilm to take over partner Xerox to slash costs

Xerox Corp owns the remaining 25 percent of Fuji Xerox and has faced pressure from investors to explore strategic options and negotiate better terms on the venture with Fujifilm. That venture is the subject of a recent accounting probe into its practices in New Zealand and Australia, which prompted Icahn, who owns 9.7 percent of Xerox, to call for renegotiating or scrapping their agreement.

Business Disney is sending Mary Poppins on a Jungle Cruise
Author: 0 Disney is sending Mary Poppins on a Jungle Cruise

Jaume Collet-Serra will be directing the film. Michael Green is said to have written the current draft of the script, and he did pretty well with Logan , which earned him, James Mangold and Scott Frank an Academy Award nomination this year for Best Adapted Screenplay - something rare for a superhero film.

Business Samsung Enters 'Mass Production' Of ASIC Miners
Author: 0 Samsung Enters 'Mass Production' Of ASIC Miners

Samsung's display business reported a 1.4 trillion won profit in the fourth quarter , up from 1.3 trillion won in the same period previous year. For the full year, net profit was also a record at 42.19 trillion won, up 85.6% on 2016, on sales of 239.58 trillion won.

Author: 0 Sells 11563 Shares of Vornado Realty Trust (VNO)

The stock decreased 0.55% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $9.12. About 529,484 shares traded. It has underperformed by 33.32% the S&P500. Independence Realty Trust (NYSE:IRT) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October 31st. 38 are owned by Enterprise Fincl Corp. The real estate investment trust reported ($0.01) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.30 by ($0.31).

Business Reba McEntire Plays Colonel Sanders in New KFC Commercial
Author: 0 Reba McEntire Plays Colonel Sanders in New KFC Commercial

The Grammy-winning singer has taken on the persona of KFC's Colonel Sanders. The commercial is a bundle of joy with plenty of cowgirls and cowboys dancing to McEntire's tune of crispy, flavorful chicken. "I said 'Holy smokes!'", McEntire told The AP. "I'm definitely not a woman". The commercials started appearing in ad slots over the weekend, promoting KFC's new Smoky Mountain BBQ chicken that highlights tastes from Memphis and the Carolinas.

Business Harley-Davidson (HOG) Trading Down 8% on Disappointing Earnings
Author: 0 Harley-Davidson (HOG) Trading Down 8% on Disappointing Earnings

The Company operates in two segments: the Motorcycles & Related Products (Motorcycles) and the Financial Services. Profitability analysis greatly helps in making investment decision. The company reached its 52-Week high of $63.4 on 03/16/17 and 52-Week low of $44.52 on 11/08/17. The company has a quick ratio of 1.03, a current ratio of 1.18 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.48.

Author: 0 Revenue Estimates Analysis Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

The hedge fund run by Youlia Miteva held 200,000 shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.71M, down from 345,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.08) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.14) by $0.06. Swift Run Capital Management Llc owns 297,642 shares or 8.81% of their U.S.

Author: 0 New Residential Investment (NRZ) Receives News Sentiment Rating of 0.08

The stock increased 2.15% or $1.34 during the last trading session, reaching $63.66. About 4.43 million shares traded or 51.97% up from the average. (NYSE: NRZ ) has risen 22.04% since January 28, 2017 and is uptrending. It also reduced its holding in General Electric Co (NYSE:GE) by 42,374 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 106,943 shares, and cut its stake in Vanguard Specialized Portfol (VIG).

Business Viral petition asks for food stamps to pay for pet food
Author: 0 Viral petition asks for food stamps to pay for pet food

Johnston, Jr., and targets the Food and Nutrition Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. A petition started online had almost reached its goal of 90,000 signatures Monday as people across the country marked their support for a petition to include pet food in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program ( SNAP) benefits .

Author: 0 Price Target Analysis Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)

Lesa Sroufe & Co who had been investing in Abercrombie & Fitch Class A for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.49B market cap company. About 9.81M shares traded. Avid Technology had 6 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NASDAQ:FOXA) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, September 8 by Needham.

Business Verizon quits selling Huawei smartphones in the US
Author: 0 Verizon quits selling Huawei smartphones in the US

Verizon Communications Inc. has dropped all plans to sell phones by Chinese manufacturer Huawei Technologies Co., including the new Mate 10 Pro , under pressure from the USA government, according to people familiar with the matter. The ZTE Corporation, a Huawei rival from the same home country, was also listed to be spying on users several years ago. The companies declined to comment.

Business United States stocks close lower on sell-off
Author: 0 United States stocks close lower on sell-off

The S&P 500 fell 0.7% to 2,834, while the Nasdaq Composite lost 0.8% to 7,403. The S&P 500 fell 7 points, or 0.23%, to 2,866. The next few days will prove particularly busy as investors will look ahead to President Donald Trump's State of the Union address and the Federal Reserve's two-day meeting.

Author: 0 Stunning Tech Stock QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by ALEXANDER STILES BARBARA on 12/31/2017, and was a acquisition of 191 shares with a final price of $0. Its down 0.13, from 0.98 in 2017Q2. It worsened, as 91 investors sold MO shares while 516 reduced holdings. FCA Corp TX raised its stake in QUALCOMM by 1.0% in the 2nd quarter.

Business Peacock pouts after United Airlines rejection
Author: 0 Peacock pouts after United Airlines rejection

United Airlines denied a woman's attempt to bring a peacock onto a flight. Photos of the big blue bird were first shared on the Facebook page of The Jet Set TV Show . "In our effort to better balance protecting our employees and customers while accommodating passengers with disabilities, we are reviewing our existing policy and plan to share more soon".

Business Do What Insiders Does: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), Square, Inc. (SQ)
Author: 0 Do What Insiders Does: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO), Square, Inc. (SQ)

Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (NASDAQ:HBANP) has 0.00% since January 4, 2017 and is. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Davis Selected Advisers increased its stake in Everest Re Group Ltd. Ci Global Investments Inc, which manages about $9.58 billion and $4.99 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Wells Fargo & Co New (NYSE:WFC) by 2.78 million shares to 3.32M shares, valued at $183.10 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Business Rise of the robots threatens to displace jobs, report warns
Author: 0 Rise of the robots threatens to displace jobs, report warns

Those fields account for roughly 30 percent of jobs in Mansfield, the city likely to be hit the hardest by automation. What's more, those falling into the bracket are most likely to be in the 10% of the most routine occupations, such as cashiers and receptionists - those most at risk of being replaced.

Business Pennsylvania Car Wash Gunman Kills Four and Wounds One
Author: 0 Pennsylvania Car Wash Gunman Kills Four and Wounds One

Family members believe that rejection may have sparked Smith's attack. The shooter has not yet been identified, and it remains unclear whether he or she was among the fatalities. Four days before the shooting, Chelsie Cline had shared a meme on Facebook reading "After this week, I rlly need to get taken out ... on a date or by a sniper either one is fine w me at this point".

Business Blackstone in 'advanced talks' to buy $17bn stake in Thomson Reuters unit
Author: 0 Blackstone in 'advanced talks' to buy $17bn stake in Thomson Reuters unit

However, it cautioned that discussions between the two firms may not lead to a deal being struck. The company gave no more details. Representatives of Blackstone were not immediately available for comment. and Baring Private Equity Asia. Thomson Reuters (TRI) announced a definitive agreement to enter into a strategic partnership with Blackstone. Blackstone has some experience in the information business.

Business Quiksilver surfwear boss missing at sea off French coast
Author: 0 Quiksilver surfwear boss missing at sea off French coast

Helpers were not able to say immediately whether he was alone on the board or not. "By early afternoon, fears were growing for his safety, after friends and family failed to contact him, and a mayday alert was launched", the article reads, noting that he was officially declared "missing at sea".

Author: 0 Brookdale Senior Living Inc (BKD) Has Stock More Room to Run

The stock increased 0.44% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $45.2. It has underperformed by 15.87% the S&P500. It also upped Ishares (IWS) stake by 35,950 shares and now owns 252,100 shares. As per Monday, January 8, the company rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus. Analysts await Brookdale Senior Living Inc. The rating was maintained by JMP Securities with "Market Outperform" on Wednesday, August 24.

Business Japan's Cryptocurrency Woman Band Stays Loyal to Digital Cash After Cyber Heist
Author: 0 Japan's Cryptocurrency Woman Band Stays Loyal to Digital Cash After Cyber Heist

Officials told the company to investigate the cause of the security breach, reimburse customers for lost funds and implement measures to prevent a recurrence. And already, Coincheck has found the 11 addresses where all 523 million of the stolen coins ended up. He said the company may seek financial assistance, according to Kyodo News service.

Business Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Stake Raised by Motco
Author: 0 Schlumberger Limited. (SLB) Stake Raised by Motco

Tradewinds Capital Management LLC grew its holdings in Schlumberger by 22.3% in the second quarter. SLB has diverse figures for different time frames; starting from week's performance it has positive performance of 1.02% in last five regular trading sessions.

Author: 0 Exxon Mobil (XOM) Given a $92.00 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group

Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 6 sales for $5.32 million activity. About 1.63 million shares traded. It has underperformed by 21.47% the S&P500. Therefore 67% are positive. Meritor had 40 analyst reports since August 14, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Cowen & Co maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, September 19 report.

Business Vanguard Intermediate-Term Govt Bd ETF (VGIT) Declines 0.2741% for Jan 29
Author: 0 Vanguard Intermediate-Term Govt Bd ETF (VGIT) Declines 0.2741% for Jan 29

Bullish or bearish divergences in the MACD-Histogram can alert chartists to an imminent signal line crossover in MACD. Investors have the ability to use technical indicators when completing stock research. After a recent check, Megacap 300 Value Index ETF Vanguard's 14-day RSI is now at 84.28, the 7-day stands at 89.08, and the 3-day is sitting at 89.72.