• Texas attorney general warns of price gouging following Harvey

    Texas attorney general warns of price gouging following Harvey

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    To view the full article, register now. Paxton encouraged consumers to file a complaint in such instances. "These are things you can't do in Texas", Paxton clarified. The agency has started looking into nine cases so far but expects more. As recovery efforts continue, there likely will be more price gouging occurring, Paxton said.
  • Sequoia Financial Advisors LLC Acquires 9071 Shares of Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

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    It has underperformed by 3.50% the S&P500.The move comes after 6 months positive chart setup for the $158.95 billion company. (NASDAQ: CSCO ) earned "Overweight" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Thursday, August 18. 117 funds opened positions while 651 raised stakes. Palisade Asset Limited Liability, Minnesota-based fund reported 368,293 shares. Public Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado invested in 0.23% or 969,912 shares.
  • Google's voice assistant is coming to more speakers

    Google's voice assistant is coming to more speakers

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    Many people who use Google Assistant regularly probably already have a Google Home , but offering options for newcomers to the ecosystem certainly isn't a bad thing. Google and its partners have yet to share detailed specs for these devices, so we don't actually know what the differences are, other than a varying industrial designs.
  • Uber Chooses A Surprising New Leader: The CEO Of Expedia

    Uber Chooses A Surprising New Leader: The CEO Of Expedia

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    The Times noted discussions over Whitman's possible reconsideration of her decision to exit the process involved "what role Mr. Kalanick, who holds a board seat, would play in Uber's future", while Recode noted one factor which spooked some board members on Immelt was the possibility he was too close to Kalanick.
  • Investors see scant chance of European Central Bank rate hike over next year

    Investors see scant chance of European Central Bank rate hike over next year

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    The increased market volatility kept mounting during and after Yellen's speech, where she expressed her disagreement with President Donald Trump's economic policy agenda. "Markets now price in just 35bp of Fed tightening through end 2018, and only a 35% chance of a December 2017 rate hike". Investors are even becoming uncertain about the Fed's aims to unwind its huge balance sheet.
  • Are Analysts Bullish GKN plc (LON:GKN) After Last Week?

    Are Analysts Bullish GKN plc (LON:GKN) After Last Week?

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    About 1.47 million shares traded or 26.72% up from the average. (NASDAQ:GBCI) has risen 28.74% since August 25, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 48.20% the S&P500. Indexiq Ltd Liability Company owns 73,235 shares or 0.02% of their U.S. portfolio. Blackrock Incorporated accumulated 1,769 shares. 44,000 are owned by Bridgecreek Investment Mngmt Limited Com.
  • Gilead buys into CAR-T with $11.9bn deal for Kite

    Gilead buys into CAR-T with $11.9bn deal for Kite

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    Gilead's specialty lies in acquiring companies whose drugs are in the later stages of development, and Kite fits that profile. There are 1,644 institutional holders with active positions, accounting for 987.09 million shares in total. It has underperformed by 38.50% the S&P500. Among 20 analysts covering Kite Pharma (NASDAQ: KITE ), 10 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 63% are positive.
  • Metric Analysis on iShares MSCI Belgium Capped ETF (EWK)

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    Investors will commonly use Williams %R in conjunction with other trend indicators to help spot possible stock turning points. Ichimoku Kinko Hyo, which translates to "equilibrium at a glance chart", was developed to allow a trader to quickly and easily appraise the trend, momentum, and support and resistance levels of an asset, from a single chart.
  • Harvey Affecting Flights In And Out Of The Valley - 710am KURV

    Harvey Affecting Flights In And Out Of The Valley - 710am KURV

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    At Hobby, 96% of scheduled outbound and incoming flights, 160 each, were scratched, according to FlightAware . Nearby San Antonio was also expected to notice an impact. Southwest Airlines is issuing a waiver for travel through Monday in and out of Austin, Corpus Christi, Houston , Harlingen and San Antonio. The FAA expects that airport might reopen noon Monday.
  • Household spending falls to three year low as United Kingdom economy grows

    Household spending falls to three year low as United Kingdom economy grows

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    While it expects growth in household consumption to slow to 1.75 percent this year as inflation approaches 3 percent, it forecast export volumes would rise by 3.5 percent and business investment would rise by 1 percent. The ONS said this could be related to a change to auto taxes that prompted consumers to bring forward their vehicle purchases to the first quarter of the year.
  • UAE accuses Qatar of 'burning bridges' by strengthening Iran ties

    UAE accuses Qatar of 'burning bridges' by strengthening Iran ties

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    Iran is ready to make the necessary political efforts in line with expanding interaction with regional countries and helping solve problems, he added. Iran and Saudi Arabia will soon exchange diplomatic visits, Tehran said, in a possible sign of tensions easing after the archrivals cut ties previous year.
  • Samsung vice-chairman sentenced to five years in prison

    Samsung vice-chairman sentenced to five years in prison

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    Supporters of the ousted president staged a rally outside the court on Friday to demand Lee's release, facing off against another group of protesters who instead demanded punishment for the Samsung boss. Since Lee's arrest , Samsung has continued to see record profits , and the recently revealed Galaxy Note 8 is likely to be another smash hit for the company.
  • Trump adviser Cohn criticizes administration's Charlottesville response

    Trump adviser Cohn criticizes administration's Charlottesville response

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    Following the clashes, Trump said there had been violence on "both sides", remarks that spurred condemnation by both Republican and Democratic politicians. Cohn said the tax overhaul is the White Houses “number one focus right now” and said the president will be making a major push for changing the nations tax system beginning next week.
  • USA lays groundwork for saving coal plants with grid report

    USA lays groundwork for saving coal plants with grid report

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    The long-awaited report , originally slated for release in June, found use of coal and nuclear power, which utilities favor as reliable "baseload" energy sources, have suffered not because of the growth of renewable energy, but because of the shift to less-expensive natural gas generation.
  • Is Plains GP Holdings, LP (PAGP) a good buy?

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    Needle moving action has been spotted in Under Armour Inc (UA) as shares are moving today on volatility 1.85% or 0.28 from the open. The hedge fund held 24,145 stocks of the pipeline firms shares during the Fiscal Q2. (NYSE:PAA) rating on Friday, May 27. The stock of Plains GP Holdings LP (NYSE:PAGP) earned "Neutral" rating by Piper Jaffray on Friday, April 1. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Robert W.
  • Dollar index steady; Jackson Hole meeting in focus

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    Draghi's speech will be on the topic of the Symposium 'Fostering a Dynamic Global Economy, indicating a shift to a broader agenda and is unlikely to signal a change in policy stance until the next meeting. Bank of England Gov. Mark Carney plans to skip the event. The upcoming Jackson Hole Economic Symposium will attract some market attention. Deutsche Bank adds that the Fed has already prepared the way for announcing " a reinvestment taper in September without hiking".
  • Tony Blackburn pays tribute to Sir Bruce Forsyth

    Tony Blackburn pays tribute to Sir Bruce Forsyth

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    His first showbusiness appearance was at the age of 14, during the Second World War, when he performed a song, dance, and accordion act entitled "Boy Bruce , the Mighty Atom". Piers Morgan: "RIP Sir Bruce Forsyth , 89". Tarbuck competed in Strictly Come Dancing in 2006 but had to withdraw from the competition for health reasons.
  • North Korea 12 months away from mastering rocket re-entry

    North Korea 12 months away from mastering rocket re-entry

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    U.S. President Donald Trump warned at the weekend that the U.S. military was "locked and loaded" if North Korea acted unwisely, although top U.S. officials said there was no imminent risk of a nuclear war. His comments Thursday at a nationally televised news conference appeared to be another effort to jumpstart a diplomatic solution to a confrontation sparked North Korea's warning that it might send missiles into waters near the USA territory of Guam, and President Donald Trump's ...
  • US Voting Machine Supplier Leaks 1.8 Million Chicago Voter Records

    US Voting Machine Supplier Leaks 1.8 Million Chicago Voter Records

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    According to ES&S the AWS server did not include "any ballot information or vote totals and were not in any way connected to Chicago's voting or tabulation systems". Some driver's license and state ID numbers were also exposed. This story is developing and will be updated with more information as it becomes available .
  • Top US general says it's Trump's decision whether to strike N. Korea

    Top US general says it's Trump's decision whether to strike N. Korea

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    He reaffirmed a call by China and Russian Federation for the U.S.to suspend annual military exercises with South Korea in exchange for Pyongyang halting its missile and nuclear tests as a first step toward direct talks. Washington and Trump had agreed that "no matter what option they take about North Korea, all decisions will be made after consulting with and getting agreement with the Republic of Korea".