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With Didi and SoftBank set to offer yet another competitor, it is no surprise that Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi has made Japan the first stop of his inaugural trip to Asia as head of the ride-sharing firm. However, that could changed, since the Japanese government is said to be considering changing the law. Its move into Japan adds to its global expansion plans that so far have included the acquisition of Brazilian ride-sharing service 99 Corp.
  • Vatican abuse investigator to meet with Chilean victim in US

    Vatican abuse investigator to meet with Chilean victim in US

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    Francis vetoed the bishops' proposal that Barros and two other bishops trained by Karadima resign and take a year sabbatical, saying that if he accepted their resignations it would amount to an admission of their guilt. "More hard and tough was when we were in Karadima's room and Juan Barros - if he wasn't kissing Karadima - would watch when Karadima would touch us - the minors - make us kiss him, saying: 'Put your mouth near mine and stick out you tongue.' He would stick his out and kiss us ...
  • Dow industrials drop 1033 points as market losses deepen

    Dow industrials drop 1033 points as market losses deepen

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    Investors have now had a taste of fear of loss, which hasn't happened in a long time. And it's now in a correction - 10% off its record high just two weeks ago. A pickup in inflation could prompt the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates at a faster pace, which would act as a brake on the economy. Brent Schutte, chief investment strategist at Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management, said the plunge wasn't caused by inflation fears alone.
  • (OXY) Stake Lifted by California Public Employees Retirement System

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    Whereas, in last 21 trading days (one month) was moved up -7.08% and isolated positively in last 63 trading days (quarter) of 1.53%. Brookstone Management reported 0.56% of its portfolio in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ). Therefore 27% are positive. Occidental Petroleum Corporation had 83 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Friday, January 19.
  • Opko Health, Inc. (OPK) stock recent close stands at $4.34

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    The company has market cap of $20.49 billion. The stock exchanged hands 2.69 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 3.78 Million shares. Eaton Vance Corp. This research report and rating ought to be used to complement individual research and plans. Opko Health Inc (NASDAQ:OPK) as of current trade, has shown weekly performance of -9.44% which was maintained at -19.24% in one month period.
  • Dow briefly drops 500 points

    Dow briefly drops 500 points

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    The global economy is expecting 4 per cent GDP growth for the year, and the last measures we have for the USA and Australia respectively are 2.6 per cent (fourth quarter 2017) and 2.8 per cent (third quarter 2017). The S&P 500, for example, is one of the major fallers, was down 7.8 percent since its latest record high on January 26 as of Monday's close. On Friday, benchmark 10-year notes were last down 2/32 in price to yield 2.855 percent, near where they ended at last Friday.
  • Analysts Ratings for Patterson-UTI Energy Inc. (PTEN)

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    Winch Advisory Service has invested 0% in Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. The stock has "Hold" rating by Cowen & Co on Thursday, August 10. A number of other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in PTEN . The company's Average Revenue Estimate for the current quarter is $794.07 Million, while Low and High Revenue Estimates are $722.94 Million and $852.64 Million respectively.
  • Experts Analysis: Physicians Realty Trust (DOC)

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    Arcadia Investment Management Corp MI now owns 26,144 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $3,094,000 after acquiring an additional 609 shares during the period. 34,547 were accumulated by Novare Cap Ltd Com. Clearbridge Invs Ltd Com owns 557,668 shares. The insider, SHARP CHRISTOPHER, now holds 0 shares of DLR.
  • Ishares Sep 2020 Term Muni Bond ETF (IBMI)

    Ishares Sep 2020 Term Muni Bond ETF (IBMI)

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    The FCF Score of iShares Trust - iShares Core S&P Small-Cap ETF (ARCA:IJR) is. This year's performance is 12.24% while this quarter's performance is 5.95%. Based on recent analysis, iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (:IJJ) shares have been seen trading -11.06% off of the 50-day peak and -0.07% away from the 50-day bottom.
  • United States stocks are getting creamed as a volatile week rages on

    United States stocks are getting creamed as a volatile week rages on

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    North American stock indexes plunged steadily throughout the day, with losses on the Dow Jones industrial average and the Standard & Poor 500 entering correction territory. It could prompt the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates at a faster pace, which would act as a brake on the economy. Facebook and Boeing have both fallen sharply.
  • US stocks fall 4 per cent as sell-off deepens

    US stocks fall 4 per cent as sell-off deepens

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    European markets had already fallen substantially on Thursday so their declines were not as deep as those seen elsewhere. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 22.22 points, or 0.31 percent, to 7,093.66. After all, 2017 saw only a few bumps in the road - up until January 30, the S&P 500 index had not fallen 1 percent or more since last August. "A correction was imminent, and once the USA market started to show weakness, the fall has been extensive, especially for mainland financials and ...
  • Bank of Baroda Q3 net down 56 pc to Rs 112 cr

    Bank of Baroda Q3 net down 56 pc to Rs 112 cr

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    Its net non-performing assets rose from 5.43% to 5.61%. But this has had a positive impact as it increased the bank's overall provision coverage ratio to 65.92 per cent. During the quarter, the central government has infused Rs 1,375 crore by way of preferential allotment of equity shares. Loan growth: After a period of sluggishness, system loan growth has started reviving and touched the 10% mark in December.
  • Eurostar to begin direct services to Amsterdam

    Eurostar to begin direct services to Amsterdam

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    It will target potential converts by saying a London-Amsterdam Eurostar journey emits 80% less carbonthan the equivalent flight. High speed trains direct from London to Amsterdam will arrive this April . It points out that since then, the market for travel between London and Paris has more than doubled. "Our new route marks the culmination of the extensive investment in high-speed rail on both sides of the Channel".
  • Free Whole Foods delivery beings for Virginia Beach Amazon Prime members

    Free Whole Foods delivery beings for Virginia Beach Amazon Prime members

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    In December, Wegmans completed the rollout of its service with delivery firm Instacart, giving customers the option of completing their shopping online and having orders delivered in as little as an hour. Its the same free two-hour delivery window. The Amazon-fueled grocery price war may have finally arrived. Combined with Whole Foods' appeal, that may be enough to get consumers to choose Prime Now for grocery delivery.
  • SpaceX launched more than just a vehicle into outer space

    SpaceX launched more than just a vehicle into outer space

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    The Falcon Heavy , developed at zero cost to the taxpayer, would charge NASA approximately $100M per launch. His overriding goal is to establish a city on Mars, sending people there in a flotilla of SpaceX spaceships launched by colossal SpaceX rockets.
  • Pelosi Protests Stall In Immigration Talks With Marathon House Speech

    Pelosi Protests Stall In Immigration Talks With Marathon House Speech

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    On Capital Hill as the deal was being made protesters were making the same demands. A source close to the California Democrat told CNN she thought of the idea overnight to speak for hours on the House floor. The budget negotiations, conducted chiefly by the Senate's top leaders , Republican Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and Chuck Schumer of NY, have intensified in recent days - and the looming government shutdown at midnight Thursday added urgency to the talks.
  • Virgil van Dijk's special treatment ahead of Liverpool v Southampton return

    Virgil van Dijk's special treatment ahead of Liverpool v Southampton return

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    Van Dijk will be returning to Southampton for the first time this Sunday, when the sides meet at St Mary's in the Premier League , and Klopp fears that the atmosphere might not be all that welcoming for the 26-year-old. But that does not change my mind about Adam. That's how it is. "He's an option for the squad (on Sunday)". If he is an option for the first XI, I would rather think not in the moment.
  • Russian nuclear scientists arrested for 'Bitcoin mining plot'

    Russian nuclear scientists arrested for 'Bitcoin mining plot'

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    The practice isn't unheard of in Russia, BBC says, as one businessman in the region apparently bought two power stations so that he could mine cryptocurrency. The facility is so secret that it was left off Soviet maps; Savrov is surrounded by fences and guarded by the Russian military accordingly. And cryptocurrency enthusiasts are rewarded lucratively for mining with a stash of newly minted cryptographically-signed Bitcoin.
  • US Senate passes critical funding bill as govt tumbles towards shutdown

    US Senate passes critical funding bill as govt tumbles towards shutdown

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    Bob Gibbs said he backed the bill because of its boost to military funding at a time when the nation's armed forces are losing more troops in training accidents than in combat. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, a moderate Republican in the Senate, said she's optimistic. "I can't in all good honesty, in all good faith, just look the other way because my party is now complicit in the deficits", said Paul on the Senate floor, delaying the budget vote until after the midnight deadline, according ...
  • Amazon planning delivery service to rival FedEx and UPS

    Amazon planning delivery service to rival FedEx and UPS

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    Salem Investment Counselors Inc. now owns 479 shares of the shipping service provider's stock valued at $104,000 after purchasing an additional 13 shares during the last quarter. Shares of United Parcel Service Inc. and FedEx Corp. slid between 1 per cent and 2 per cent at the opening bell, after a more severe sell-off in premarket trading.
  • United Kingdom shares slip amid market volatility

    United Kingdom shares slip amid market volatility

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    After that, trading isn't halted unless the S&P drops 20% - market crash territory. And on several days during the financial crisis in 2008, the Dow dropped 6% or 7%. Major indexes cut their losses somewhat in afternoon trading after falling more than 2 per cent earlier. At its lowest point on Tuesday, the Dow was off 10.7 per cent from its Jan 26 record.
  • Dow plunges more than 1000 points, falls into correction territory

    Dow plunges more than 1000 points, falls into correction territory

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    Equities for years have looked relatively attractive compared to the low yields offered by bonds, but the rise in Treasury yields has diminished the allure of stocks, especially with stock valuations at historically expensive levels. Equity options trading volume, already elevated this week, is likely to pick up as February contracts approach expiration next week, said Jon Cherry, head of USA options at Northern Trust Capital Markets in Chicago.
  • Japanese conglomerate in talks over Swiss Re minority stake

    Japanese conglomerate in talks over Swiss Re minority stake

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    Swiss Re AG shares rose the most in more than six years after the company confirmed that it's in talks with SoftBank Group Corp. about the Japanese company taking a stake in the re-insurer. "Given SoftBank's technology-vision, Swiss Re makes sense as a target given its extraordinary research & development capabilities". SoftBank shares climbed 1 percent on Thursday, in line with the broader market.
  • Kia SP Concept revealed

    Kia SP Concept revealed

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    Some auto giants at Auto Expo 2018 have expressed reservations about the aggressive rollout, when so little of India is equipped to charge electric cars and most drivers can not afford the hefty price tags. Another South Korean auto maker Kia Motors Corporation, which will start selling its vehicles in India from next year, said it planned to introduce a range of vehicles, including an India exclusive compact electric vehicle in the country between 2019 to 2021.
  • The The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) Upgraded by BidaskClub to "Sell"

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    Moon Capital Management Lp bought 193,892 shares as the company's stock declined 11.33% while stock markets rallied. Whereas, in last 21 trading days (one month) was surged 4.02% and decreased in last 63 trading days (quarter) of -7.28%. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Tuesday, November 3 with "Hold". As per Thursday , June 1, the company rating was upgraded by Morgan Stanley.
  • Wall Street on course for worst week in six years

    Wall Street on course for worst week in six years

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    The yields had reached as high as 2.885 percent in overnight trading on Monday, the highest since January 2014, after stronger inflation data on Friday led investors to fear that the Federal Reserve may raise rates more times than previously expected.
  • Bank of England likely to raise interest rates in May

    Bank of England likely to raise interest rates in May

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    Although inflation has been running well above its 2 percent target, the BoE has raised rates only once so far since the 2007-09 financial crisis - in November - while the U.S. Before Wednesday's meeting, speculation on a rate hike increased. This could mean a yield push up, which will eventually feed into the bank lending rate at a time when the RBI is working on linking the lending rate to a more market-driven external benchmark.
  • Snap Crosses IPO Price After Adding Nearly 9 Million Users

    Snap Crosses IPO Price After Adding Nearly 9 Million Users

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    Earnings were also briefly highlighted as the company tallied a total of 13 cents loss as opposed to the staggering 16 cents a share forecasts and expectations from a handful of analysts; but despite the great run, the company continues to remain not profitable despite having a massive 72% year-over-year performance with its revenue.
  • Array Biopharma INC (ARRY) Holder Redmile Group LLC Lifted Position

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    The institutional investor held 5.35M shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $65.84 million, up from 500,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (NASDAQ:ARRY)'s shares outstanding are 207.64. (NASDAQ:ARRY). Orbimed Advsrs Ltd Com reported 14.18 million shares or 1.67% of all its holdings. Piermont Mgmt reported 26,990 shares.
  • Earnings Forecast of Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)

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    It has underperformed by 8.39% the S&P500. Legal & General Group Plc now owns 5,039,085 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $422,872,000 after purchasing an additional 164,381 shares in the last quarter. Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE:DUK) has been trading in a bearish manner, based on the relative positions of the stock's 20 and 200 day moving averages.
  • MGM Resorts International (MGM), Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

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    The company has market cap of 56.08 million GBP. (NASDAQ:ESIO) shares price fell -5.26% during latest trading session. About 6.92 million shares traded or 134.87% up from the average. Shore Capital maintained the shares of CPR in report on Tuesday, January 31 with "Buy" rating. The stock has "Strong-Buy" rating by Vetr on Monday, August 31.