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With a shared commitment to ethical and sustainable sourcing of coffee, this alliance will transform, expand and elevate both the at-home and away-from-home coffee and related categories around the world. The firms said they expect the deal to close by the end of 2018, subject to regulatory approval. "With Starbucks, Nescafe and Nespresso, we bring together three iconic brands in the world of coffee", Nestle Chief Executive Officer Mark Schneider said in the statement.
  • BHP Billiton plc (BBL) Stock Formed Bullish Multiple Top

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    The company has market cap of 85.25 billion GBP. The stock increased 3.09% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $1. About 813,848 shares traded. The firm after the upgrade has GBX 1800.00 TP on the stock. Cowen & Co maintained BHP Billiton Limited (NYSE:BHP) rating on Friday, March 23. On Thursday, August 31 the stock rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets to "Underperform".
  • Seven Polish miners missing after tremor strikes mine

    Seven Polish miners missing after tremor strikes mine

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    Rescuers have located a third miner out of seven who went missing after an natural disaster struck a coal mine Saturday in southern Poland, a mining official said. Four miners were rescued quickly but seven others went missing. Four managed to escape. Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, who reached the mine on Saturday evening, said the rescue operation was very hard and that he hoped the remaining miners would be saved.
  • Lloyds Bank reassures investors on future of preference shares

    Lloyds Bank reassures investors on future of preference shares

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    Its EPS was $0.65 while outstanding shares of the company were 180.29M. The average true range (ATR) is a measure of volatility introduced by Welles Wilder in his book, "New Concepts in Technical Trading Systems". Lloyds Banking Group PLC has GBX 91 highest and GBX 53 lowest target. Using market capitalization to show the size of a company is important because company size is a basic determinant of various characteristics in which investors are interested, including risk.
  • Has $3.29 Million Stake in CVS Health (NYSE:CVS)

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    Dorsey & Whitney Trust Llc invested 0.13% in CVS Health Corporation ( NYSE : CVS ). CVS underperformed by 34.36% the S&P 500. Meyer Handelman Co decreased Cvs Health Corporation (CVS ) stake by 36.56% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing.
  • Lockheed Martin Corp (LMT) Stake Decreased by State Street Corp

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    Bill Miller decreased its stake in Lockheed Martin Corp ( LMT ) by 11.58% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Fairfield Bush & CO. It also increased its holding in Vanguard Index Fds (VOO) by 81,979 shares in the quarter, for a total of 1.17M shares, and has risen its stake in Spdr S&P Midcap 400 Etf Tr (MDY).
  • Carnival PLC 2017 Q4 Institutional Investor Sentiment Worse Than Expected

    Carnival PLC 2017 Q4 Institutional Investor Sentiment Worse Than Expected

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    Carnival Corp now has $44.95 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.97% or $1.26 during the last trading session, reaching $62.85. About 5.92 million shares traded. Jefferies maintained it with "Hold" rating and $24.5 target in Friday, October 6 report. HL Financial Services LLC boosted its stake in Carnival Cruise Line by 7.9% during the fourth quarter.
  • California's economy passes UK's to become world's fifth biggest

    California's economy passes UK's to become world's fifth biggest

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    California's economy is now the world's 5th largest, surpassing that of the United Kingdom, which shrunk slightly. The so-called Golden State's GDP rose by $127bn in the period from 2016 to 2017, while the UK's economic output fell slightly over that time when measured in USA dollars, due in part to exchange rate fluctuations.
  • New York City Just Announced It Will Open Safe Injection Sites

    New York City Just Announced It Will Open Safe Injection Sites

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    The first North American site opened in Vancouver in 2003 and has since had more than 3.6 million drug injections on site, 6,440 overdose interventions, and zero deaths. She said the man, who had appeared on the verge of death, was recovering. The opioid epidemic has hit particularly hard in parts of the Staten Island and Bronx boroughs, according to the report.
  • HE'S LOVIN' IT: Wisconsin man eats 30000th Big Mac

    HE'S LOVIN' IT: Wisconsin man eats 30000th Big Mac

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    McDonald's promoted Gorske's feat, hosting Gorske at the restaurant before he made history. A crowd gathered to see Don Gorske eat his 30,000th Big Mac on Friday. He showed off his record books and how he keeps track of thousands of receipts, sandwich wrappers and containers. The Big Mac fan's television appearances include the " Rachel Ray Show ", "Jimmie Kimmel", " Lopez Tonight ", "I've got a Secret", " Oprah " and " Inside Edition ".
  • Analysts' Recent Ratings Changes for Bank of America (BAC)

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    The SI to Archrock Inc's float is 9.77%. Stelac Advisory Services Llc sold 52,647 shares as Bank Of America Corp ( BAC)'s stock declined 1.20%. Johnson Outdoors Inc . Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in Q4 2017. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.64%. It is positive, as 66 investors sold BAC shares while 561 reduced holdings.
  • Scotiabank Reaffirms Sector Perform Rating for Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX)

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    Cambridge Inv Research Advsr has invested 0.02% in Freeport-McMoRan Inc. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Market Perform" on Wednesday, July 26. The firm has "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Monday , April 16. Finally, BMO Capital Markets set a $17.00 price target on Freeport-McMoRan and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research note on Tuesday, April 24th.
  • Spy agency NSA triples collection of US phone records

    Spy agency NSA triples collection of US phone records

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    Though the new report does not explain why more records were obtained previous year, Chief Alex Joel of the Office of Civil Liberties, Privacy and Transparency, told the Times a number of things could have lead to the increase, including the amount of archived data companies keep as technology changes.
  • Newell Brands Inc (NWL) Anticipated to Announce Quarterly Sales of $3.06 Billion

    Newell Brands Inc (NWL) Anticipated to Announce Quarterly Sales of $3.06 Billion

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    The stock trades on a P/S of 1.29, which suggests that the shares are attractive compared with peers. Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) has risen 25.16% since May 2, 2017 and is uptrending. WIRE's total market worth is $1.05B along with 21.57M outstanding shares. STROUCKEN ALBERT P L also sold $243,443 worth of Baxter International Inc. RPX Corp (RPXC) investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in Q4 2017.
  • Purchases 1799 Shares of Intel

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    Hodges Cap Mngmt Incorporated invested in 52,531 shares or 0.18% of the stock. According to the Analysts, the Low Earnings estimate for the current quarter is $2.56, while the High earnings estimate is $2.86.Comparatively, EPS for the same quarter past year was $0.
  • European intelligence officials briefed in Israel on Iran's nuclear archive

    European intelligence officials briefed in Israel on Iran's nuclear archive

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    Iran's foreign minister said on Thursday that U.S. demands to change its 2015 nuclear agreement with world powers were unacceptable as a deadline set by President Donald Trump for Europeans to "fix" the deal loomed. "Iran lied on the front end". Seyed Hossein Mousavian is a Middle East security and nuclear policy specialist at Princeton University, former spokesperson for Iran its global nuclear negotiations and author of "Iran and the United States: An Insider's View on the Failed Past ...
  • Rahul flays Modi over silence on Dalit atrocities

    Rahul flays Modi over silence on Dalit atrocities

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    For years, Congress kept saying " Gareeb, Gareeb, Gareeb .' However, nothing came out of this rhetoric. However, ever since a poor mother's son became PM, they changed their slogan and have started chanting farmers". "The prime minister in his insatiable urge bordering on greed to attack the Congress party actually ended up insulting comprehensively the people of Karnataka, insulting each and every one of its entrepreneurs, insulting each and one of its IT technologists and labelling ...
  • How Many Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

    How Many Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE:CHD)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

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    Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd who had been investing in Church & Dwight Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $11.20B market cap company. M&T Financial Bank holds 0% or 9,656 shares in its portfolio. Cubist Systematic Strategies Ltd Llc stated it has 0.11% in Church & Dwight Co., Inc. (NYSE: CHD ).
  • USA dollar rises on jobs data

    USA dollar rises on jobs data

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    Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, John Williams, gestures as he addresses a news conference in Zurich, Switzerland September 22, 2017. The number of Americans receiving unemployment aid fell to its lowest since 1973, and the US trade deficit narrowed for the first time in seven months.
  • Semi-final elation for Real Madrid and Liverpool [GALLERY]

    Semi-final elation for Real Madrid and Liverpool [GALLERY]

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    One highlight was an injury-time penalty save against old club Stuttgart to protect a 1-0 win for Bayern in December, and the club's president Uli Hoeness said in January Ulreich had been the team's "man of the year". "The truth is that I enjoyed the game a lot with the fans and with the whole team". "I'm happy for him, he expected to score", Zidane said. Real was simply more "effective", he said.
  • GM, Ford, IBM, BMW and others to explore blockchain in transportation

    GM, Ford, IBM, BMW and others to explore blockchain in transportation

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    MOBI , is spearheading efforts to create a common technical standard and API to help payment and data-sharing possible between cars, this is an attempt to push forward a new "mobility ecosystem" the company revealed in order to change the whole driving experience -from ride-sharing to self-driving vehicles and everything in between.
  • United Airlines Apologizes After Customers Complain About 'Drunk Or Stoned' Flight Attendant!

    United Airlines Apologizes After Customers Complain About 'Drunk Or Stoned' Flight Attendant!

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    According to Newsweek, Gorman said that she told the pilot about the "out of control attendant." United Airlines reached out to Gorman on Twitter and said it was looking into the "concerning" story . The safety of our passengers and crew is our and United's top priority, ' the company said. Following the incident, on Thursday, a spokeswoman for United in an emailed statement said that the airline apologized "for any inconvenience or distress this may have caused".
  • European Union budget penalizes 'rule-of-law' violators

    European Union budget penalizes 'rule-of-law' violators

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    Hungary is the largest net per capita recipient of European Union funding, and Poland the largest overall net recipient. The Commission and member governments disagree on who should be tasked with managing the potential future eurozone budget.
  • Take a look at Price Move:: Wells Fargo & Company

    Take a look at Price Move:: Wells Fargo & Company

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    WFC underperformed by 19.30% the S&P500. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board now owns 7,172,216 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $395,548,000 after acquiring an additional 272,700 shares during the period. (NASDAQ:AFSI) to report earnings on May, 14. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.00 EPS. research analysts expect that Wells Fargo will post 4.54 EPS for the current year.
  • Operator of self-driving Waymo vehicle injured in Chandler crash

    Operator of self-driving Waymo vehicle injured in Chandler crash

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    After the March crash, Waymo CEO John Krafcik said he was confident in his company's technology . A crash involving a Waymo self-driving vehicle occurred in Chandler, Arizona, on Friday afternoon. The report does not indicate whether there were any injuries sustained by the occupants of the Honda sedan. After 49-year-old pedestrian Elaine Herzberg was killed crossing the street in Tempe, Ducey suspended indefinitely Uber's ability to test-drive on Arizona roads, but did not address Waymo.
  • Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc (NASDAQ:MDRX): Stock Big Money Like

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    Funds holding Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Inc in top 10 changed to 3 from 4 for a decrease of 1. 36 funds opened positions while 66 raised stakes. Martingale Asset Mngmt Limited Partnership holds 121,526 shares. Millennium Mgmt Ltd Com holds 1.56 million shs. Ls Advsrs Ltd Company reported 12,555 shs.
  • 75 million more Apple shares purchased by Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway

    75 million more Apple shares purchased by Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway

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    Based on Apple's stock price of $180.70 a share on Friday, Berkshire Hathaway's Apple holdings are worth $43.7 billion. Meanwhile, Buffett will host Berkshire Hathaway annual shareholders meeting in Omaha on Saturday, where 40,000 Berkshire shareholders will arrive to hear the Oracle of Omaha detailing the Berkshire's quarterly earnings report.
  • Elon Musk sorta, kinda explains his behavior on the Tesla earnings call

    Elon Musk sorta, kinda explains his behavior on the Tesla earnings call

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    Musk cut off questioners on a Wednesday afternoon call, and at one point dismissed one question from a key analyst as " boring ". And it's not as if Musk has ever been a predictable suit. "Going forward, Tesla is looking eerily similar to many other businesses that ultimately failed due to excessive debt while the CEO was simultaneously bad-mouthing analysts who just wanted more transparency".
  • Debt-hit sugar mills to get Rs 1540-cr govt breather

    Debt-hit sugar mills to get Rs 1540-cr govt breather

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    Sugar Mills (up 2.40 per cent), Balrampur Chini Mills (up 1.79 per cent), Dwarikesh Sugar Industries (up 1.78 per cent) and Dalmia Bharat Sugar & Industries (up 1.78 per cent) were the top gainers among the sugar stocks . Indents are sort of written assurances that sugar mills issue to farmers within their pre-demarcated areas to purchase sugarcane from them at rates fixed by the government.
  • Settlement reached with Philadelphia Starbucks

    Settlement reached with Philadelphia Starbucks

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    The details of the financial settlement that Robinson and Nelson reached this week with Starbucks are confidential, the company said. Starbucks has sought to restore injury to its picture by apologizing and ordering all its shops and company places of work throughout the US to shut for a day on Could 29 to conduct "racial-bias training".
  • Analyst Target Price and Stock Review Cousins Properties Inc (CUZ)

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    NYSE CUZ traded up $0.12 on Monday , reaching $8.57. About 20.59M shares traded. Analysts are expecting average earnings estimates of $0.03 for the current quarter based on the opinion of 1 analysts, relating to high earnings per share estimates of $0.03 and low estimates of $0.03, however Cousins Properties Inc (NYSE:CUZ) reported $0.01 earnings per share for the same quarter a year ago.
  • Wedbush Reiterates $8.00 Price Target for Pandora Media (P)

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    The investment managers in our database now have: 36.56 million shares, up from 36.50 million shares in 2017Q3. It is down 0.00% since May 4, 2017 and is. Riley & Co with "Neutral" on Thursday, February 22. Creative Planning acquired a new stake in shares of Pandora Media during the fourth quarter worth $128,000.
  • NTSB: Piece of engine cover broke window on Southwest Flight 1380

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    It also found six crack lines in the tired area. "The NTSB should be concerned to see if there is any relevance as to why the window broke in the fatal engine failure accident", Kevin Durkin said. The engine had made 10,712 cycles - starting and stopping the engine, usually associated with a flight - since then, according to the NTSB . Passengers and flight crew members reported experiencing a sudden change in cabin pressure, aircraft yaw, cockpit alarms and a "gray puff of smoke".
  • Freaky twist at Xerox sees ousted CEO and directors remain in place

    Freaky twist at Xerox sees ousted CEO and directors remain in place

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    Already they have won a court order to block the deal, after a judge found Jacobson was "compromised" since he was deliberately negotiating a deal to put him in charge. There is no certainty that Apollo's approach will entice Xerox or that it will lead to a deal. Fujifilm said earlier this week that it had "serious concerns" about the settlement between Xerox and the activist investors.
  • Analyst Research Roundup: Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL), QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP)

    Analyst Research Roundup: Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL), QEP Resources, Inc. (QEP)

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    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd now has $23.20 billion valuation . It dived, as 95 investors sold GILD shares while 545 reduced holdings. On Thursday, December 14 Bayley Michael W sold $1.81 million worth of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. Aaron's, Inc. (AAN ) stock moved with shift of -9.57% in the past week. 85 funds bought holdings and 197 increased holdings. Beach Investment Management Llc increased its stake in Royal Caribbean Cruise Ltd.
  • Activision (ATVI) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.13

    Activision (ATVI) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.13

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    Sei Investments Company increased Activision Blizzard Inc (ATVI) stake by 3.18% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Klingenstein Fields And Ltd owns 54,160 shares or 0.15% of their United States portfolio. Mitchell Mcleod Pugh Williams holds 1.67% of its portfolio in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) for 17,263 shares. (NASDAQ:ATVI) is awaited on May, 3 after the close., as reported by RTT.
  • Unemployment Rate Drops Below 4 Percent for First Time Since 2000

    Unemployment Rate Drops Below 4 Percent for First Time Since 2000

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    Total nonfarm payroll employment grew by 164,000 in April, an increase from last month's reading of 135,000, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Market expectations of Fed rate increases this year are right where officials want them to be. "In an environment where productivity growth is remaining very weak, you actually don't need a particularly large rise in wage growth to be consistent with the Fed's 2 percent inflation target", said Michael Pearce, a senior USA economist at ...
  • British Airways owner sees first quarter profits take off

    British Airways owner sees first quarter profits take off

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    Shares in International Consolidated Airlines (LON:IAG) have jumped almost five percent in London this morning as the British Airways and Iberia parent posted a rise in quarterly profits, having benefitted from currency tailwinds. The group said revenues were further boosted by service improvements, with a particularly strong showing in North America, Europe and Latin America.
  • Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Weekly Ratings on May 3, 2018

    Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Weekly Ratings on May 3, 2018

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    Alibaba Group Holding Limited has volume of 9.09M shares. On Thursday, February 1 the stock of Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) has " Buy " rating given by Robert W. Susquehanna maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, January 18 report. Stifel Nicolaus increased their price objective on Alibaba Group from $230.00 to $260.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd.