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Only 49% (down from 73%) say that they would be afraid to ride in a self-driving auto. Earlier this month, AAA announced a partnership with Torc Robotics [aaa.us3.list-manage.com ] to develop safety criteria for self-driving cars through a testing program on public streets.
  • Getty Realty (NYSE:GTY) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

    Getty Realty (NYSE:GTY) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

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    Digital Realty Trust Inc 6.625% Series C (DLR-C)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R now sits at -66.67. (NYSE:DLR) has risen 23.90% since January 23, 2017 and is uptrending. Looking a little further, we can see that 2 polled analysts now have the stock rated as a Strong Buy or Buy. The moving average can be used as a reference point to help spot buying and selling opportunities.
  • Starbucks reports 2% increase in same store sales

    Starbucks reports 2% increase in same store sales

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    Yet, positively, this will serve to lift revenues, company-owned profits, as well as G&A and D&A, leaving Bittner modeling 2019 EPS accretion between roughly $0.06 and $0.08. Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The institutional investor owned 4,900 shares of the coffee company's stock after selling 7,048 shares during the period.
  • Jamie Oliver and Wetherspoons caught up in meat recall

    Jamie Oliver and Wetherspoons caught up in meat recall

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    Distribution of meat from Russell Hume is to a range of outlets, including hospitality and catering businesses, and care homes and schools confirm the FSA. "We have had a supply issue with our pubs". The restaurants of United Kingdom celebrity chef Jamie Oliver have also reportedly pulled meat products from its outlets.
  • Facebook defends two-question fake news survey

    Facebook defends two-question fake news survey

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    If you'd like to continue seeing news posts, there's still a way you can. First, "like" the Cleveland 19 News Facebook page. With Instagram measured alongside Facebook and Twitter , Nielsen now tracks content viewership across three of the largest social networks.
  • France Is Officially Shutting All Coal-Fired Power Plants in Three Years

    France Is Officially Shutting All Coal-Fired Power Plants in Three Years

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    The European heavyweights stepped up to position themselves as a counterweight to Trump's "America First" agenda. Emmanuel Macron is definitely one of the Davos star speakers. Numerous bosses were in Davos , too. Trump and Macron have developed a friendly relationship over the past year, though it got off to an unusual start.
  • Sky Extends Warner Output Deal, Posts Higher Earnings

    Sky Extends Warner Output Deal, Posts Higher Earnings

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    Sky has said it will make a further announcement "as and when appropriate". The results come after earlier this week the United Kingdom competition watchdog ruled that 21st Century Fox's bid for the London-listed company was not in the public interest.
  • Garza, Hawkeyes hammer Badgers

    Garza, Hawkeyes hammer Badgers

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    Iowa scored 9 consecutive points with 15:17 left in the 2nd Half, making the game 50-32 in favor of Iowa. "We needed this", said Garza, who posted his team-leading fourth double-double of the season, finishing with 17 points and a career-high 16 rebounds.
  • Jaguar Land Rover cuts United Kingdom production amid Brexit and diesel uncertainty

    Jaguar Land Rover cuts United Kingdom production amid Brexit and diesel uncertainty

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    Government plans to ban all new petrol and diesel cars and vans from 2040 and new taxes on diesel vehicles were also noted. "Ongoing uncertainty surrounding Brexit is being felt by customers at home (with demand for new cars down 5.7 percent in 2017) and in Europe where collectively we sell approximately 45 percent of the total United Kingdom production", a JLR spokesperson said yesterday.
  • Budweiser no longer listed as one of America's three favorite beers

    Budweiser no longer listed as one of America's three favorite beers

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    MillerCoors CEO Gavin Hattersley had announced his brand's triumph in December , saying its position as the "Original Lite Beer" gave it an advantage over Budweiser and Bud Light. This is the first time Budweiser hasn't cracked the top three spots since at least the 1970s, according to Eric Shepard, the executive editor of Beer Marketer's Insights who spoke with Richmond.com .
  • NextEra Energy (NEE) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday

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    Cornerstone Financial Partners LLC increased its holdings in NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE: NEE ) by 41.8% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm generates electricity through wind, solar, nuclear, and natural gas-fired facilities. It has a 29.81 P/E ratio. It also provides risk management services related to power and gas consumption.
  • Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX)

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    Among 3 analysts covering Entercom Communications ( NYSE:ETM ), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. National Pension Service now owns 1,307,257 shares of the natural resource company's stock worth $24,786,000 after buying an additional 30,212 shares during the period.
  • Targeted Movers: Facebook, Inc. (FB), Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)

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    Spo for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $471.23 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $184.05. Fin Counselors invested in 70,242 shares. 62 funds opened positions while 102 raised stakes. 235.36 million shares or 0.26% less from 235.97 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.
  • Hot Trending Stocks: Vulcan Materials Company (VMC), United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

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    It has outperformed by 40.53% the S&P500. The original version of this report can be viewed at https://registrarjournal.com/2018/01/23/union-bankshares-corp-invests-2-03-million-in-united-parcel-service-inc-ups.html. Strs Ohio stated it has 443,215 shares or 0.23% of all its holdings. Groupon, Inc. (GRPN) has so far tried and showed success to beat the consensus-estimated 0, with their earning staying at $0.01 per share.
  • Lauda wins back Niki airline he founded, edging out BA owner IAG

    Lauda wins back Niki airline he founded, edging out BA owner IAG

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    With Laudamotion already in possession of an operating permit, Lauda said the airline, that would take on the name of his company, will begin its operations anew from March. "There's no doubt that I have always put my heart and soul into Niki". After hurried talks to ensure Niki retained valuable runway slots, IAG agreed at the time with the German administrator that it would buy the business for 20 million euros and provide 16.5 million in liquidity to make it part of its low-priced ...
  • Warren: New Fed Chief Subservient to Wall Street

    Warren: New Fed Chief Subservient to Wall Street

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    Warren voted against Powell's confirmation on both the Senate Banking Committee-hers was the lone dissenting vote-and in yesterday's full Senate vote. He will succeed Janet Yellen, the first woman to serve as Fed chairman, when her term ends on February 3. Powell, 64, has never voted against the chair since joining the Fed in 2012 and sided with the dovish wing at the central bank during his November 28 Senate confirmation hearing, suggesting there may still be more room for the labour ...
  • Wells Fargo & Co (WFC) Shares Bought by Teacher Retirement System of Texas

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    AdvanSix Inc. has 0 buy ratings, 0 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -16.66% from its high of $46.51 to a $1.19 billion market value through last close. As per Monday, October 2, the company rating was maintained by Citigroup. On Tuesday, September 8 the stock rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank to "Buy".
  • (ORCL) Shares Sold by Boston Financial Mangement LLC

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    Burgundy Asset Management Ltd who had been investing in Oracle Corp. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $209.92B market cap company. Royal Bank of Canada set a $51.00 price objective on shares of Oracle and gave the stock a "neutral" rating in a research report on Monday.
  • Earnings Clues on Snap Inc. (SNAP), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Analyst's Predictions

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    About 354,088 shares traded. Trust Company Of Toledo Na increased its stake in Cvs Health Corp (CVS) by 119.16% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE: MRK ). Polaris Greystone Gp Ltd Limited Liability Company invested 1.6% of its portfolio in Merck & Co., Inc. Continental Advisors Llc, which manages about $318.00 million and $437.12 million US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Davita Inc (NYSE:DVA) by 51,400 shares to 115,400 shares, valued at $6.85 million in ...
  • Five Reasons to Buy Starbucks (SBUX) Ahead of Earnings

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    Dowling & Yahnke Llc who had been investing in Schlumberger Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $110.53B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.42% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $45.07. Virtus Inv Advisers Inc holds 0.02% or 3,357 shares. Wellington Management Group Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.18% in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX).
  • Woman falls overboard cruise ship en route to Cozumel

    Woman falls overboard cruise ship en route to Cozumel

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    An unidentified 44-year-old woman was "seen going overboard" on the Carnival Triumph, which was traveling to Mexico from New Orleans , the Miami Herald reported , citing a statement from the company. "We really don't know anything yet". So far, Brooks, who was on the cruise with her husband, hasn't been located. Zion, who was from Nassau, The Bahamas, was traveling with her brother, mother and her mother's boyfriend when she tragically died.
  • Prudential Financial Inc. Buys 493220 Shares of General Motors (GM)

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    The stock increased 1.62% or $0.701 during the last trading session, reaching $44.081. Since August 2, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 7 selling transactions for $3.55 million activity. Invesco Ltd, a Georgia-based fund reported 14.83M shares. Dividends are mostly given in terms of cash payments, property or as shares of stock. 714,750 were accumulated by Oceanic Ltd.
  • Uber driver accused of raping women

    Uber driver accused of raping women

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    Officials said Alarcon-Nunez wasn't actively driving for Uber during all of the crimes, sometimes cutting in front of cars to pick up women who thought they were getting into the auto they had ordered. According to AP, Alarcon-Nunez entered the US again after voluntarily deporting from New Mexico in 2005, and has had a driver's license since 2015-in California, undocumented immigrants can obtain drivers licenses with eligible proof of identification and residency .
  • IShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value (IJJ) Rises 0.94% for Jan 20

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    Let's view some additional technical levels on shares of Lund Enterprises Corp (LEN.V). Natural Gas Services Group (NGS)'s Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R presently is at -14.00. The Relative Strength Index (RSI) is an often employed momentum oscillator that is used to measure the speed and change of stock price movements. The Index has been developed by MSCI Inc as an equity benchmark for its worldwide stock performance.
  • Tesla's Autopilot may have trouble recognizing fire trucks

    Tesla's Autopilot may have trouble recognizing fire trucks

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    If I had to guess what happened, I'd say that the Autopilot failed to see the stationary truck on the highway and since the driver wasn't paying attention or assumed that the Autopilot would slow down and brake, he didn't do anything. Federal agencies are investigating a crash that involved a Tesla Model S that may have been on its Autopilot system on the 405 Freeway in Culver City.
  • Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Holdings Cut by Milestone Group Inc

    Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Holdings Cut by Milestone Group Inc

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    Banco Latinoamericano de Comercio Exterior, S.A (NYSE:BLX) has risen 6.36% since January 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Finally, Mountain Capital Investment Advisors Inc bought a new position in shares of Amazon.com during the second quarter worth $121,000. Ravener Robert D had sold 11,257 shares worth $866,789 on Tuesday, September 12.
  • Unemployment falls to 1.44m in the three months to November

    Unemployment falls to 1.44m in the three months to November

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    Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns said: "While I welcome the increase in the number of people in work and the fall in the economic inactivity rate, we must redouble our efforts to halt the rise in unemployment". Moreover, economic inactivity is at its lowest since the winter of 2000-01. "The latest labour market figures provided further reassurance that the economy held up in the fourth quarter of past year", said economist Paul Hollingsworth at Capital Economics.
  • SEC probes GE charge behind $10bn

    SEC probes GE charge behind $10bn

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    It has underperformed by 21.16% the S&P500. Champlain Investment Partners Llc increased its stake in Mccormick & Company Incorpora (MKC) by 163.91% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. In this Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, photo, the General Electric logo is displayed at the top of their Global Operations Center in the Banks development of downtown Cincinnati.
  • Canadian PM to attend World Economic Forum meeting

    Canadian PM to attend World Economic Forum meeting

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    Trudeau said that the country had shown that it "can and will work hard to set the terms of trade so that the middle class can compete and win on the world stage". "Smart aid rates under Trudeau are lower than under his conservative predecessor Stephen Harper, the money he loudly promised would be new to fight aids, TB and malaria was in fact not new, and his feminist foreign policy is not backed by new funds".
  • Disney to Give $1000 Cash Bonus to 125000 Employees

    Disney to Give $1000 Cash Bonus to 125000 Employees

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    Finance Management Pro reported 0% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ). On Monday, October 9 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Buy". The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, September 2 by CLSA. Bank of America downgraded Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE:OII) on Friday, July 7 with "Hold" rating.
  • Tech Stock on Hold Zone: STMicroelectronics NV (STM)

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    Pentwater Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Qualcomm Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $100.48B market cap company. Peapack Gladstone Corporation owns 0.03% invested in Accenture plc (NYSE:ACN) for 3,950 shares. Torray Ltd Liability has 129,102 shares. Sei Comm reported 2,467 shares.
  • Texas Instruments shares fall on in-line results, modest outlook

    Texas Instruments shares fall on in-line results, modest outlook

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    The Meeder Asset Management Inc holds 62,540 shares with $5.61M value, down from 77,324 last quarter. The stock increased 0.30% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $69.7. For the week, the stock is performing 6.17%. As per Monday, August 10, the company rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research. ( NYSE:VZ ), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 20 Hold.
  • ONGC to sell sibling stakes to fund buy

    ONGC to sell sibling stakes to fund buy

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    At 1511 hours, share of International Olympic Committee was trading at Rs 389.85 per piece on the BSE, up Rs 7.45 or 1.95% after touching the day's high of Rs 398.50. ONGC Ltd, the state-owned oil explorer, has got government approval to sell its stakes in Indian Oil Corporation and GAIL India and is weighing its options to fund its acquisition of HPCL.
  • White House says dollar very stable, believes in free-floating currency

    White House says dollar very stable, believes in free-floating currency

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    The comments were made at the ongoing World Economic Forum (WEF) which is hosted in Davos, Switzerland. Trump's America First message is seen as at odds with the Davos crowd, but Mnuchin, head of the US delegation to Davos, told reporters that he's received a welcome warm so far in Switzerland and that they are working hard to make sure world leaders better understand Trump's agenda.
  • Minnie Mouse Latest News, Photos, and Videos

    Minnie Mouse Latest News, Photos, and Videos

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    Reportedly, the 33-year-old musician, who attended the ceremony along with Disney chief Bob Iger, threw a slight shade at the industry after the toon was awarded her very first star on the Hollywood Boulevard. "And Mickey, I'm so happy you're here to share this wonderful day with me", Minnie said. Perry was quick to point out that Mickey Mouse received his Hollywood Walk of Fame star forty years prior to Minnie's , but the mood was one of celebration.
  • Starbucks Announces New Investments in Paid Leave, Wage

    Starbucks Announces New Investments in Paid Leave, Wage

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    CNBC reported the company also expanded its parental leave policy so non-birth parents receive up to six weeks of paid leave when a new child is brought into the family. "I don't know how many times I've heard that we're the most important part of the company", another employee told Business Insider . Seattle-based Starbucks said it will give hourly and salaried employees, who received pay raises in January, a second wage increase in April.
  • AT&T Chief Calls on Congress to Enact Internet Bill of Rights

    AT&T Chief Calls on Congress to Enact Internet Bill of Rights

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    Republican Senator John Thune, who chairs the Commerce Committee, said he has offered to codify some of the consumer protections net neutrality advocates want, "as long as the regulation is sensible", but said it will be hard to get a compromise with Democrats reluctant to come to the table.
  • Future Of Paris Kimberly-Clark Plant In Doubt

    Future Of Paris Kimberly-Clark Plant In Doubt

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    The stock decreased 0.41% or $0.69 during the last trading session, reaching $166.5. Engine, a Fayetteville startup founded by John James, has raised $1 million in venture capital to fund its cloud-based e-commerce software platform. 964.87 million shares or 1.00% less from 974.57 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Hoertkorn Richard Charles holds 624 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio.