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Business Walmart in early talks to buy the health insurer Humana
Author: 0 Walmart in early talks to buy the health insurer Humana

The trio's initial focus will be on their workers, but the threat of Amazon even dipping its toe into the industry has the biggest players scrambling to respond . "With CVS/Aetna and potentially Walmart/Humana, I'm not sure how much more partnering could still happen, just based on the number of large insurers/large retailers there are", he said.

Business Donald Trump set for Amazon battle after Twitter attack
Author: 0 Donald Trump set for Amazon battle after Twitter attack

Trump does not have any new policies planned that would affect Amazon , a White House official said on Thursday, adding that Trump was prompted to speak out on the subject in reaction to news reports this week. The president's latest broadside did not mention the Post , instead focusing on a handful of issues he has previously cited to criticize Amazon .

Business Google Acquires Gif Search Service Tenor
Author: 0 Google Acquires Gif Search Service Tenor

Tenor sees itself as a search business that's central to mobile messaging, the company's Chief Business Officer Jason Krebs told Marketing Dive earlier this year. The site showcases how sites using responsive web design or dynamic serving are generally set for mobile-first indexing. While the so-called "speed update" isn't as earth-shattering as previous Google changes, you should be aware of ramifications that could begin July 2018, and be ready to take appropriate action if you value ...

Business SpaceX plans morning satellite launch from Vandenberg AFB
Author: 0 SpaceX plans morning satellite launch from Vandenberg AFB

The boat will attempt to catch one half of the nose cone. SpaceX just rocketed off another batch of internet-providing satellites on a Falcon 9 rocket, the company's latest push in an effort to cover the Earth with broadband internet. It's heading for a location denoted as "Iridium 5", a nod to the name of Friday's mission. "It's arguably as challenging or more challenging that landing the [first-stage rocket boosters]", Lightsey said.

Business SpaceX's plan to provide internet using satellites gains FCC approval
Author: 0 SpaceX's plan to provide internet using satellites gains FCC approval

That technology, the FCC said, "holds promise to expand Internet access, particularly in remote and rural areas across the country". "This is the first approval of a US -licensed satellite constellation to provide broadband services using a new generation of low-Earth orbit satellite technologies", the FCC said in a statement .

Business California judge rules coffee must come with cancer warning
Author: 0 California judge rules coffee must come with cancer warning

Telsey Advisory Group reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and issued a $70.00 target price (up previously from $66.00) on shares of Starbucks in a research report on Friday, January 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of $57.02, for a total transaction of $9,284,338.52. The institutional investor held 150,854 shares of the restaurants company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $8.64 million, down from 161,033 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

Business Cetera Advisor Networks LLC Acquires 21075 Shares of ExxonMobil (XOM)
Author: 0 Cetera Advisor Networks LLC Acquires 21075 Shares of ExxonMobil (XOM)

Inv Counselors Of Maryland Ltd Com holds 0.03% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) or 6,760 shares. It has underperformed by 20.84% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months positive chart setup for the $315.42 billion company. The Pennsylvania-based Inr Advisory Service Limited Liability Company has invested 0.01% in Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ). The firm operates through Upstream, Downstream, and Chemical divisions.

Business Constellation Brands beats Street 4Q forecasts
Author: 0 Constellation Brands beats Street 4Q forecasts

Melvin Capital Management Lp decreased its stake in Wyndham Worldwide Corp (Call) (WYN) by 59.82% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 44% are positive. Constellation Brands had 76 analyst reports since August 27, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $153 target.

Business Amazon Stock Drops After Trump Tweet
Author: 0 Amazon Stock Drops After Trump Tweet

Shares of Amazon fell more than 4 percent on Wednesday after Axios published its report . Trump has also repeatedly tied Amazon to the Jeff Bezos-owned Washington Post , an outlet that's also a regular target of his tweets . The report adds that Amazon is in early discussions with JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Capital One to create a product that will be similar to a checking out.

Business MCD) — McDonald's Corporation (NYSE
Author: 0 MCD) — McDonald's Corporation (NYSE

David Shaw decreased its stake in Popular Inc (BPOP) by 9.49% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock exchanged hands with 4,917,070 shares as compared to average trading capacity of 3.24M shares, yielding a market cap of $48.35B.

Business U.S. stocks veer broadly higher, adding to big prior-day gains
Author: 0 U.S. stocks veer broadly higher, adding to big prior-day gains

Investors drew encouragement from signs that the US and China are open to negotiating to avert a potential trade war. Amazon ( AMZN.O ) fell 3.7 percent after President Donald Trump blasted the company with a list of complaints, a day after news website Axios reported that Trump wants to rein in the company's growing power using federal antitrust laws.

Business Barclays to Pay $2B to Settle RMBS Case
Author: 0 Barclays to Pay $2B to Settle RMBS Case

Richard Donoghue, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of NY, said: "This settlement reflects the ongoing commitment of the Department of Justice, and this Office, to hold banks and other entities and individuals accountable for their fraudulent conduct".

Business Kate Middleton Is Giving Meghan Markle the Spotlight Now
Author: 0 Kate Middleton Is Giving Meghan Markle the Spotlight Now

Members of the public travelling to Windsor for the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will be subject to sleeping bags searches and airport-style scanners in a multi-million-pound operation to keep them safe. "It is a happy occasion for the whole country and reminds us of the role the Armed Forces play in marking important events in the life of the nation".

Business Presidential visit: Lagos declares tomorrow public holiday
Author: 0 Presidential visit: Lagos declares tomorrow public holiday

State police commissioner Imohini Edgal said adequate security arrangement had been made with the deployment of police, military and other officers to strategic points in the city. The NBA and any group wanting to protest at this time are warned to jettison the idea or face dire consequences which may include arrest and prosecution of participants", the statement warned.

Business N. Korean boat skipper gets suspended jail term in Japan
Author: 0 N. Korean boat skipper gets suspended jail term in Japan

He said the government does not make public what kind of information it received and when. The Yomiuri ShimbunThe Japanese government is accelerating information gathering and analysis on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's surprise visit to China, and is seeking to receive briefings from Beijing.

Business Valpak adding $100 checks in some coupon packets
Author: 0 Valpak adding $100 checks in some coupon packets

Valpak announced in December that it would mail out the checks randomly every month in 2018 in all of its 150 US markets. Valpak is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, and winners will not be solicited or contacted by Valpak or its advertisers.

Business Nissan And Renault Discussing Merger Into A Single New Company
Author: 0 Nissan And Renault Discussing Merger Into A Single New Company

The French manufacturer owns 43 percent of Nissan , while in return the Japanese firm has a 15-percent stake in Renault. According to a new report from Bloomberg , quoting "people with knowledge of the matter", Nissan and Renault are now discussing a merger to form a new automaker.

Business WannaCry reportedly reappears to strike Boeing
Author: 0 WannaCry reportedly reappears to strike Boeing

The Chief Engineer also mentioned his concerned about the equipment being used for functionality tests of aircraft and if the virus effects it, it can potentially spread to airplane software as well. Mills told the Seattle Times that the attack was limited to computers in the Commercial Airplanes division and that the military and services units were not affected.

Author: 0 Easter: Nigerian Govt Declares Friday, Monday Public Holidays

We usually are reminded of the reason Christian believers celebrate Easter - the resurrection of Jesus Christ. The first week will be all about Easter and the second week will be on things from the museum's exhibition on life in Britain from 1945 to 1999.

Business White House: 'Maximum pressure' campaign on North Korea is working
Author: 0 White House: 'Maximum pressure' campaign on North Korea is working

Caroline Sunshine is the newest member of Donald Trump's team, and you can get to know her here! Sunshine, incidentally, is her real name. 'Caroline Sunshine was a White House intern. She also works closely with Working Wardrobes, an organization that helps underprivileged women and domestic abuse victims. Although her social media hasn't been updated as of late, Caroline has shared her sentiments regarding the importance of voting and civics on her accounts in the past.

Business Astronomers are puzzled by a 'see-through' galaxy that doesn't have dark matter
Author: 0 Astronomers are puzzled by a 'see-through' galaxy that doesn't have dark matter

About 65 million light-years away, the galaxy called NGC1052-DF2 is dim and diffuse, coming in at about one two-hundredths the mass of our Milky Way. It's so sparse that you see all of the galaxies behind it. It is possible that these measurements are imperfect, however, says Michael Boylan-Kolchin, an astronomer at the University of Texas at Austin, who was not involved in the new study.

Business Ola, Uber in merger talks; Softbank brokering deal
Author: 0 Ola, Uber in merger talks; Softbank brokering deal

Ola , when contacted, said that they have the backing of investors. "Ola is always actively looking for opportunities for expansion of its footprint". Profitability in the Indian market, however, is still some time away for Uber, one of the world's most valued startups. "It is too early to know the size of the deal, but talks are on at an advanced stage", the source added.

Business Active Volume Stock: ICICI Bank Ltd. (NYSE:IBN)
Author: 0 Active Volume Stock: ICICI Bank Ltd. (NYSE:IBN)

In general, traders ca boost the responsiveness of a moving average by decreasing the period and smooth out movements by increasing the period. The current analyst consensus rating clocked at 3.2.The technical indicator does not lead us to believe the stock will see more gains/loss anytime soon.

Business Atlanta reboots after ransomware infects city computers
Author: 0 Atlanta reboots after ransomware infects city computers

At a press conference Monday, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms wouldn't say if the city meant to pay the ransom. Never miss a minute of what's happening in Atlanta politics. Bottoms, who took office in Atlanta in January, said that she had not considered cyber-defense a high priority before. 'But we have to really make sure that we continue to focus on the things that people can't see, and digital infrastructure is very important '.

Business Students lead rallies for gun control in US
Author: 0 Students lead rallies for gun control in US

Democratic Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia says he believes that the student-led rallies for stricter gun laws will make a difference as Congress weighs its response to recent school shootings. where Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous "I have a dream" speech. There are just "seven short years" until she can practice her right to vote, the George Mason Elementary School student told demonstrators.

Business Judge rejects Trump push to dismiss emoluments lawsuit
Author: 0 Judge rejects Trump push to dismiss emoluments lawsuit

Although the suit could still be thrown out on other grounds, the judge's ruling adds to the president's growing legal troubles. In denying the motion, the judge allowed the District of Columbia and Maryland to press ahead with their suit, in which they allege that Trump is in violation of the Emoluments Clause, a passage in the Constitution that prohibits any U.S.

Business Google Could Owe Oracle $8.8 Billion
Author: 0 Google Could Owe Oracle $8.8 Billion

US stocks suffered their worst declines of the year last week after President Donald Trump moved to impose tariffs on Chinese imports of up to $60 billion. The valid range indicator is the greatest of the following: current high less the current low, the absolute value of the current topless the previous close and the total cost of the current small less the past end.

Business Research Analysts Issue Forecasts for RSP Permian Inc's Q1 2018 Earnings (RSPP)
Author: 0 Research Analysts Issue Forecasts for RSP Permian Inc's Q1 2018 Earnings (RSPP)

In fourth-quarter of past year, production on RSP's assets totalled approximately 55,500 barrels of oil equivalent per day on a two-stream basis, of which approximately 80% was crude oil and 20% was natural gas. It dropped, as 26 investors sold FLIR shares while 135 reduced holdings. 74 funds opened positions while 142 raised stakes. (NYSE:RSPP) is -0.117492.

Business Two pilots report seeing UFO in southern Arizona skies
Author: 0 Two pilots report seeing UFO in southern Arizona skies

A month later and whatever the pilots reported seeing remains a UFO . "Was anybody above us that passed us like 30 seconds ago?" the first pilot asked while flying a Learjet west toward California. Although the sightings were reported close to Davis-Monthan Air Force Base and about 100 miles from Luke Air Force Base, Lunsford explained that air traffic controllers are usually notified of military aircraft flying in the area.

Business Facebook privacy settings revamped after data scandal
Author: 0 Facebook privacy settings revamped after data scandal

In a statement , Facebook said it heard "loud and clear" that privacy settings are hard to find and access on the social networking site. "We're taking additional steps in the coming weeks to put people more in control of their privacy ".

Business Mamata opposes Air India disinvestment; OBrien too raises questions
Author: 0 Mamata opposes Air India disinvestment; OBrien too raises questions

Ernst & Young LLP India has been appointed as transaction adviser for the strategic disinvestment process. The NDA government's move earlier to allow FDI by foreign airlines in debt-ridden Air India upto 49 per cent was an indicator that the Government was serious about disinvestment in the loss-making cash-strapped national carrier so as to bring about fresh infusion of funds.

Business Walmart removing Cosmopolitan magazine from checkout lines
Author: 0 Walmart removing Cosmopolitan magazine from checkout lines

The organization National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) helped instigate the policy change, and is cheering the move. Hawkins said that the women's fashion magazine sends the same message as Playboy because they present women as "inanimate s** objects" whose value is determined by their ability to satisfy the sexual needs of men.

Business The Classic Mini Has Had an All-Electric Overhaul
Author: 0 The Classic Mini Has Had an All-Electric Overhaul

The white-on-red classic retains the original kart-style driving characteristics of the original auto, but thanks to the retrofitted electric propulsion, the Mini offers instantaneous power delivery making it the ideal pocket rocket. The one-off Classic MINI Electric is finished in the bright red paint scheme with white racing stripes and auxiliary lights up front. To demonstrate the company's commitment to retaining the brand's unmistakable character, whilst embracing zero-emissions ...

Business Zion Williamson destroyed the McDonald's All-American dunk contest
Author: 0 Zion Williamson destroyed the McDonald's All-American dunk contest

Williamson, a five-star recruit from Spartanburg, S.C., competing on Wednesday in the McDonald's All-American Boys Game in Atlanta, wowed the crowd in winning the McDonald's slam dunk contest on Monday at Forbes Arena at Morehouse College. But it was a dunk that he missed that left fans in awe. She made her final attempt in the contest, which was won by the acrobatic and powerful Williamson.

Business Saudi Arabia and SoftBank plan 200GW solar build
Author: 0 Saudi Arabia and SoftBank plan 200GW solar build

SoftBank and Saudi Arabia are planning to cash in on Middle Eastern sunshine by building a $200 billion solar power project in the oil-rich kingdom. He also predicted it would add $12 billion to the country's gross domestic product, although he didn't say over what period. The construction will begin immediately, meaning electricity generation will start in 2019.

Business Rumors point to a cheaper iPhone X sequel
Author: 0 Rumors point to a cheaper iPhone X sequel

Now priced at US$999 for the 5.8-inch iPhone X 64 GB, Daryanani has forecast that Apple will introduce the next-generation equivalent for US$100 less bringing its starting price down to US$899. Daryanani sees the iPhone 9 priced at $700+. For years Apple's flagship iPhones started at $649, with marketing claiming $199 price points with carrier subsidies.

Business USA to investigate fatal Tesla crash, fire in California
Author: 0 USA to investigate fatal Tesla crash, fire in California

The accident is putting more pressure on all companies developing self-driving technology and in the case of Nvidia, they are supplying processors for several self-driving programs, including Tesla's. "There's just so much bad news right now", John Thompson, the chief executive officer of Vilas Capital Management, which is shorting Tesla shares, said by phone.

Business Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid available at Dayton, Ohio
Author: 0 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid available at Dayton, Ohio

It consists of a 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine and a powerful electric motor driven by a lithium-ion battery pack. Honda also mentions the new 2019 Insight returns 55 mpg in the city, but keep in mind that's the carmaker's estimate and not EPA's.

Business Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft (DB) stock trades -21.39% lower to 200- SMA
Author: 0 Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft (DB) stock trades -21.39% lower to 200- SMA

DB stock price traded with dropping change along with the volume 9.43 million shares in Friday trading session. 63,420 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 127,670. The stock volatility for week was 2.09% while for month was 1.76%.Beta factor, which measures the riskiness of the security, was observed as 1.41. Carpetright has a 1 year low of GBX 52 ($0.72) and a 1 year high of GBX 253.75 ($3.51).

Business GSK Plc-Novartis deal: Focus on GSK Healthcare
Author: 0 GSK Plc-Novartis deal: Focus on GSK Healthcare

The SI to Accenture Plc Class A Ordinary Shares (ireland)'s float is 1.43%. On a weekly basis, the stock is 0.38%. 100,000 shares traded per day would be a minimum for most traders and some require 1,000,000. Sunbelt Secs has 5,410 shares for 0.77% of their portfolio. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.633 per share.

Business Uruguay win China Cup with Cavani strike against Wales
Author: 0 Uruguay win China Cup with Cavani strike against Wales

Andy King tested Fernando Muslera twice, while Gareth Bale brought a fine save from the Uruguay goalkeeper right at the end of an entertaining first period. Luis Suarez had already hit the post twice before Cavani finished from close range on 49 minutes as a Wales team that included Gareth Bale rarely looked capable of drawing level.