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Business Horgan announces minimum wage hike
Author: 0 Horgan announces minimum wage hike

In 2019, B.C.'s lowest-paid workers will earn $13.85 an hour, $14.60 in 2020 and $15.20 the following year. Premier John Horgan announced Thursday morning that the province has chose to make increases every year on June 1 after reviewing recommendations from the Fair Wages Commission .

Author: 0 Markets Right Now: Asian markets recouping losses early

The S&P 500 had rebounded 1.7 percent on Tuesday, a day after its biggest drop since August 2011. By Tuesday, it was once again slightly higher for 2018. The Nasdaq composite was little changed at 6,968. European equities weren't spared, with the Euro Stoxx 50 volatility gauge spiking toward the highest since June 2016.

Business Toddler's Starbucks drink had a 'metallic smell' - the barista's blood, lawsuit says
Author: 0 Toddler's Starbucks drink had a 'metallic smell' - the barista's blood, lawsuit says

The lawsuit alleges that following the incident February 6, the family spoke several times with supervisors at the Starbucks location where they purchased the beverages. "The manager agreed and stated that defendant Starbucks would pay for the barista to get tested", according to the suit. Then Starbucks corporate offered the family members $1,000 each, according to the press release .

Business Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)
Author: 0 Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC)

National Planning Corp sold 12,009 shares as the company's stock declined 6.89% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 35,600 shares of the semiconductors company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $1.34M, down from 84,300 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Author: 0 Tesla survives a bumpy ride as production misses target

Tesla has rounded out what founder and CEO Elon Musk described this week as a "phenomenal year" with a slightly slower cash burn rate, and on slightly more forgiving level of "production hell", according to the company's latest results letter and analyst briefing.

Business Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)
Author: 0 Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Ross Margolies increased its stake in Cabot Oil & Gas Corp (COG) by 75.25% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Jpmorgan Chase And invested in 2.18M shares. 141,938 were accumulated by Catawba Capital Management Va. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.07 in Q3 2017.

Business The US indices ended the trading session on red
Author: 0 The US indices ended the trading session on red

Minutes after the bell to signal the start of trading, Germany's DAX index dropped 3 percent to 12,308 points. The Dow opened with a 2 percent loss a day after losing 1,175 points. "This isn't a collapse of the economy". Traders are still braced for more volatility as they try to figure out if the swings of the past week are the start of a deeper correction or just a temporary blip in the USA market's nine-year bull run.

Author: 0 How Many Audioboom Group plc (LON:BOOM)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

Morgan Stanley set a GBX 290 ($4.07) price target on BT Group and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research note on Thursday, November 30th. They now have a GBX 1600.00 target price per share on the firm. The stock of Redrow plc (LON:RDW) earned "Buy" rating by Shore Capital on Wednesday, March 22. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, November 2 by JP Morgan.

Business B. Riley Weighs in on Walt Disney Co's Q1 2018 Earnings (DIS)
Author: 0 B. Riley Weighs in on Walt Disney Co's Q1 2018 Earnings (DIS)

It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Westfield Capital Management Company Lp increased Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc (ALXN) stake by 36.8% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Cibc World Markets reported 258,733 shares. Quantitatively, Portfolio Grader uses the Proprietary Quantitative Score to view DIS's shares from the angle of risk/reward.

Business Bank of England says Brexit could affect rates
Author: 0 Bank of England says Brexit could affect rates

The committee judged that monetary policy would need to be tightened somewhat earlier and by a somewhat greater degree over the forecast period than anticipated in order to return inflation sustainably to the target. It comes after policymakers on the Bank's nine-strong Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) voted unanimously to leave rates unchanged at 0.5 per cent yesterday.

Business None Of The Kardashian-Jenner Baby Daddies Have Custody Agreements In Writing
Author: 0 None Of The Kardashian-Jenner Baby Daddies Have Custody Agreements In Writing

While interviewing on a United Kingdom based TV show, Lorraine , Khloe was asked whether the birth of her unborn child will have any effect on her relationship with Jenner. Jenner revealed it was "sad" she and Kardashian were no longer in contact despite their once close bond. "I mean, it's just going to be so exciting everything that's about to happen", she said.

Business Tesla Earnings: Model 3 Production Is Ramping Up
Author: 0 Tesla Earnings: Model 3 Production Is Ramping Up

The Palo Alto auto company partly blamed the worst-ever figures on the high costs related to the production of its Model 3 electric sedan, the Los Angeles Times reported on Wednesday. One quarter later, Musk says the company is "still a few levels deeper (in hell) than we'd like to be", but was on track to deliver 2500 vehicles by the end of March, and 5,000 by the end of Q2.

Business Global stock markets hit amid Wall Street bloodbath
Author: 0 Global stock markets hit amid Wall Street bloodbath

Two days of steep losses have erased the USA market's gains from the start of this year, ending a spate of record-setting calm for stocks. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 567 points right after trading began but eventually gained 567 points, adding 2.3 percent to 24,912.77.

Business IShares MSCI EAFE (EFA) Rises 0.89% for Feb 6
Author: 0 IShares MSCI EAFE (EFA) Rises 0.89% for Feb 6

Investors may need to craft the plan keeping in mind the long-term goals. Developing nations have lost more than $750 billion in the past week as the USA stock slump spread and panicked investors ignored their key advantages of economic growth and earnings.

Author: 0 Walmart Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Touching Most Active List

Inc. now owns 1,526 shares of the retailer's stock worth $115,000 after acquiring an additional 1,252 shares during the last quarter. About 11.77M shares traded or 24.57% up from the average. The rating was maintained by BTIG Research with "Buy" on Monday, June 26. As per Tuesday, January 16, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies.

Business Wall Street struggles to rebound in volatile trade
Author: 0 Wall Street struggles to rebound in volatile trade

A correction is a 10% decline in stocks from a recent high. The Dow is 10 percent below the record high it set just two weeks ago, putting it in what is known on Wall Street as a "correction". All other regional markets were lower. Stocks were down about 2% in Britain, Germany and France. Tuesday's plunge has pushed the Dow close to correction territory, down 9.3% from its January high.

Author: 0 Burning Stock on the move: Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)

About 25.45 million shares traded or 112.99% up from the average. Arista Networks, Inc. (NYSE:ANET) has risen 111.25% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. Ohio-based Camelot Portfolios Ltd Liability has invested 0.6% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ). Telos Mngmt Incorporated invested in 40,280 shares.

Author: 0 North Korea shows off its military might ahead of Olympic Games

Dressed in a long black winter coat and fedora, Kim could be seen at the beginning of the event walking on a red carpet with his wife, Ri Sol Ju , and Kim Yong Nam, the country's ceremonial head of state. An exemption had allowed the ferry to enter the South Korean port, but South Korea provided clean water only for the performers living on the boat, as officials sought advice on whether the boat could refuel.

Business Stocks suffer yet another 500-point plunge
Author: 0 Stocks suffer yet another 500-point plunge

That's been one of the characteristics of the remarkably resilient, almost nine-year bull market: Time and again, buyers have stepped in within a day or two of a market drop and wiped out the decline. "Far and away the most important things are the fear that the Fed is going to make a mistake, and higher wages are going to cut into margins", said Scott Wren, senior global equity strategist for Wells Fargo Investment Institute.

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

United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX) has risen 22.99% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. The company, which also reported better-than-expected quarterly results, is reaping the benefits from the launch of its Volta chip architecture past year.

Author: 0 The Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Given "Hold" Rating at Scotiabank

Moving toward the technical facts, its current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average is -3.88% and standing -2.98% away from 50-Day Simple Moving Average while traded -0.06% away from 200-Day Simple Moving Average . The oil and gas company reported $1.05 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.00 by $0.05. Millennium Mgmt holds 0% or 8,658 shares in its portfolio.

Business New York Times (NYT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
Author: 0 New York Times (NYT) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

The firm provides The New York Times , a daily and Sunday newspapers in the United States, as well as global edition of The Times; and operates the NYTimes .com Website. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of NYT in report on Wednesday, July 19 with "Equal-Weight" rating. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. boosted its stake in New York Times by 6.9% during the second quarter.

Business Special Envoy's Visit Was Turned Down by India - Maldives
Author: 0 Special Envoy's Visit Was Turned Down by India - Maldives

Yameen has cracked down on civil liberties since coming to power in 2013, imprisoning or forcing into exile almost every politician who opposes him. According to Admiral Arun Prakash (retd), former navy chief, India had started to lose the plot in the island nation way back in 2012, when the Indian infrastructure giant GMR was edged out from constructing the Male airport and the contract was immediately handed over to a Chinese company.

Business Dow Jones Crashes 1500 Points But Manages A Slow Recovery
Author: 0 Dow Jones Crashes 1500 Points But Manages A Slow Recovery

Japan's Nikkei 225 index was an exception, although it ended trading flat, gaining a mere 0.16 per cent. In New York , the Dow was down 1,032.89 points, or 4.15 per cent, to 23,860.46, and the S&P 500 index was down 100.66 points, or 3.75 per cent, to 2,581.00.

Business Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's revised $121B buyout offer
Author: 0 Qualcomm rejects Broadcom's revised $121B buyout offer

Qualcomm's Board of Directors has unanimously rejected a $121 billion acquisition offer from Broadcom . Broadcom's "best and final offer" was raised by $12 per share, or roughly $18 billion from an unsolicited bid on November 6 of $70 per share, or $ 103 billion .

Author: 0 Realty Income Corporation (O) Institutional Ownership Summary

Bahl And Gaynor Inc has 0.03% invested in Visa Inc. (NYSE:AVT). Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt holds 75,293 shares. Westover Cap Advsr stated it has 1.66% of its portfolio in Walmart Inc. Finally, Boenning Scattergood reiterated a "hold" rating on shares of Kimco Realty in a research note on Friday, October 27th. The rating was maintained by Loop Capital on Thursday, October 26 with "Buy".

Business South Korean intelligence says North Korean hackers possibly behind Coincheck heist
Author: 0 South Korean intelligence says North Korean hackers possibly behind Coincheck heist

The parliament member said the NIS hasn't been able to unearth evidence of North Korean involvement in the Coincheck hack, but was exploring that avenue based on North Korea's track record and patterns observed in previous attacks. A spokesperson with the NIS declined to comment. Recently, Coincheck, one of Japan's and Asia's largest cryptocurrency exchange, was hit by the biggest hack in the history of cryptocurrency in which 58 billion Yen ($534 million) worth of the virtual currency "NEM ...

Author: 0 Ford Motor Company (F) stock is worth at $10.71

The hedge fund run by Michael Blitzer held 1.50 million shares of the auto manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $60.57 million, down from 2.00M at the end of the previous reported quarter. Tide Point Cap Mgmt Lp invested in 1.1% or 527,597 shares. Aviance Capital Ltd Liability Co stated it has 0.02% in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM). Linscomb & Williams Inc reported 7,004 shares.

Author: 0 Education Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:EDR) Institutional Investors Q3 2017 Sentiment

The stock decreased 0.60% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $66.27. The shares were sold at an average price of $58.42, for a total value of $236,601.00. Delta Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Tn reported 0% of its portfolio in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. The stock of Walmart Inc. As per Monday, November 20, the company rating was downgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets.

Business Anadarko Petroleum (APC) PT Set at $73.00 by Stifel Nicolaus
Author: 0 Anadarko Petroleum (APC) PT Set at $73.00 by Stifel Nicolaus

Therefore 33% are positive. Equities research analysts at Capital One Financial raised their FY2017 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of Anadarko Petroleum in a research note issued on Tuesday. The Mozambican government has approved the development plan of a consortium led by U.S. oil group Anadarko Petroleum to transform the northern Afungi peninsula into an industrial zone to export natural gas, the Cabinet spokeswoman said on Tuesday in Maputo.

Business Frontier Airlines is Growing in Charleston!
Author: 0 Frontier Airlines is Growing in Charleston!

Frontier Airlines will start by offering one-way service to Denver, Orlando and Philadelphia from Birmingham. The flights will begin on April 9, with the carrier offering special fares starting at $39 each way at FlyFrontier.com, according to a news release.

Business Woman flushes hamster down toilet after airline bans it from flight
Author: 0 Woman flushes hamster down toilet after airline bans it from flight

It all started when Belen Aldecosea made a decision to fly home with her hamster Pebbles. She says the airline told her it was not a problem. She flushed the hamster down the toilet. Recalling the moment she killed the dwarf hamster, Belen, 21, said: 'I didn't have any other options, She was scared. "It was horrifying trying to put her in the toilet", Aldecosea told the Herald.

Business CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS)
Author: 0 CVS Health Corporation (NYSE:CVS)

It has underperformed by 41.10% the S&P500. Cypress Capital Group decreased its stake in Cvs Health Corp (CVS) by 27.69% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. A number of other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the business. Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock.

Author: 0 Court To Announce Decision On Russian Athletes Hours Before Opening Ceremonies

GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 28: A view of the Gangneung Hockey Centre in the Gangneung Coastal Cluster, host of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, on February 28, 2017 in Gangneung, South Korea. Despite icy winds that will push the mercury towards minus -20 C, COC executive director of sport Eric Myles said there will be "quite high number of the team marching" in Friday's opening ceremony.

Business Ready Thy Spoons: Ben & Jerry's Is Launching Low-Calorie Ice Cream
Author: 0 Ready Thy Spoons: Ben & Jerry's Is Launching Low-Calorie Ice Cream

You can choose from Caramel Cookie Fix , Chocolate Milk and Cookie and PB Dough. Parent company Unilever, which previous year introduced a lower-calorie ice cream line under the Breyers banner, cited competition from the high-protein, low-sugar Halo Top brand as a factor in declining ice cream sales in a recent trading statement call with analysts.

Business US Market Rally To 15-Month High
Author: 0 US Market Rally To 15-Month High

Warnings of an interest rate rise of 2-3% with further increases expected, causing hesitation among investors. Dow plunges 1,175 points in worst day for stocks since 2011Trading was choppy in the early going Tuesday, likely to be one of the most watched days on the markets in years.

Business Analytical Report on Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)
Author: 0 Analytical Report on Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH)

The stock of PC Connection, Inc. The institutional investor held 36,622 shares of the edp services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.66 million, down from 41,377 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, twenty-one have assigned a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The consensus price target of $8.00 also implies significant upside from the current price of $3.11.

Author: 0 Wall Street reverses gears on surging interest rates

US stocks went on another bumpy ride on Wall Street, dropping sharply in early trading before recovering their losses by lunch time. The broader Standard & Poor's 500 index was up 36 points, or 1.3 percent, at 2,685. The RBNZ does not expected inflation to reach 2 per cent until the third quarter of 2020, so a rate hike is not on the cards any time soon. Torsten Slok, chief global economist at Deutsche Bank, told the Financial Times: "Markets are coming to the conclusion that the US ...

Business Tokyo stocks extend gains in morning on Wall Streets rebound after sell-off
Author: 0 Tokyo stocks extend gains in morning on Wall Streets rebound after sell-off

The broader Topix index of all First Section issues on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, meanwhile, added 53.74 points, or 3.08 percent, to 1,797.15. Global economic data has been strong from the major nations recently, and while equity markets are in a selling mode it does not mean the long-term outlook has changed for worldwide investors.

Author: 0 US Markets Try to Rally After Monday's Plunge and Global Selloff

The Dow quickly recovered much of that loss. A 1,000-point drop "is not fun, but it certainly wasn't historic percentagewise", he said . The Standard & Poor's 500 index, a broader market barometer that many index funds track, lost 18 points, or 0.7 percent, to 2,630.

Business Partition was result of Congress' wrong policies: Modi
Author: 0 Partition was result of Congress' wrong policies: Modi

Anjaiah, a former Andhra Pradesh chief minister who did not belong to a privileged caste. Speaking in the Lok Sabha , while replying to the motion of thanks on the President's address, the PM said Partition was the result of Congress's wrong policies.

Business Winter Weather Advisory in effect Sunday morning, could affect mid-morning drive
Author: 0 Winter Weather Advisory in effect Sunday morning, could affect mid-morning drive

Clair counties. PA Weather Action has forecast a similar scenario to the National Weather Service , with 2 to 4 inches of snow followed by a mix of wintry precipitation. High pressure moves off the coast for Tuesday as a weak cold front approaches from the northwest. "We do recommend avoiding travel as much as possible Wednesday ", lead forecaster Chris Corrigan said in his first call forecast Monday .

Business Dow taking wild ride after largest single-day drop in history
Author: 0 Dow taking wild ride after largest single-day drop in history

The Dow plunged almost 666 points on Friday, marking its biggest one day plunge since June 2016 following the Brexit vote. The rout then swept across Asia, with Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index down 4.2% and Japan's Nikkei slumping 4.7%. Investors continued the sharp sell-off that began Friday into another week. This could mean heightened interest rates sooner rather than later. It is also reacting to the fact that USA stocks have shot up 26 percent in the past year, more than three times the ...

Business Twitter (TWTR) PT Raised to $30.00
Author: 0 Twitter (TWTR) PT Raised to $30.00

Analysts expected 332.5 million monthly active users, but Twitter only posted 330 million monthly active users. Shares of Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) have surged 22.5% out of the gate to trade at $17.24, lifting fellow social media stock Twitter (TWTR) along with it.

Business Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of
Author: 0 Yum China Holdings Inc (YUMC) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Analysts

It increased, as 50 investors sold YUM shares while 238 reduced holdings. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC purchased a new position in shares of Yum China during the second quarter worth approximately $176,000. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link. Comerica Bank now owns 28,737 shares of the company's stock worth $985,000 after acquiring an additional 2,273 shares during the period.

Business DE Shaw & Company INC Continues to Hold Stake in Apple INC (AAPL)
Author: 0 DE Shaw & Company INC Continues to Hold Stake in Apple INC (AAPL)

Rand Wealth Ltd Liability holds 1.3% or 73,294 shares in its portfolio. Hortonworks Inc now has $1.38 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.05% or $0.58 during the last trading session, reaching $54.73. boosted its holdings in shares of Apple by 1.3% during the 1st quarter. D-E Shaw & Company Inc, which manages about $81.36B and $65.09B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Marsh & Mclennan Cos Inc (NYSE:MMC) by 296,401 shares to 516,224 shares, valued at $43.27M in 2017Q3, according ...

Author: 0 Leerink Swann Comments on Celgene Co.'s FY2017 Earnings (CELG)

Celgene Corp now has $75.41 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.88% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $10.32. About 7.36M shares traded or 5.76% up from the average. Insight And Mngmt holds 1.1% or 13,388 shares in its portfolio. Trust Communication Of Oklahoma accumulated 21,953 shares. 404,132 are held by Metropolitan Life Company New York.