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by | September 24, 2017 | 02:13

Despite Amazon putting just about every major metro on the North American continent on notice when it issued a request for proposals for its second corporate headquarters, officials from both Chicago City Hall and Springfield are reportedly still bullish on the Windy City landing the lucrative "HQ2" deal .

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:42

He said lifting those tolls cut millions of people a break before, during and after Hurricane Irma. Drones can dramatically decrease the amount of time it takes to restore service, as Verizon explained a year ago, noting that after Hurricane Matthew, it was able to determine from the drone's video feed that some of its equipment hadn't been damaged and generators could be safely refueled.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:17

Trump increased economic pressure on North Korea when ordering additional restrictions, which include their shipping and trade networks. "While we don't expect a serious selloff, the geopolitical rhetoric could heat up". Oil prices were minimally higher on Friday, the market paused to see whether major oil producers would favor an extension to output cuts beyond March of 2018.

by | September 24, 2017 | 01:02

Wal now has $239.22 billion valuation. WMT has a beta of 0.30 and therefore an below average level of market volatility. About 14,810 shares traded. Fort Washington Advsr Oh invested 0.1% in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT). Vnbtrust National Association holds 3,131 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. Opus Mngmt invested in 47,000 shares.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:26

Moody's expects it to hit nearly 90 percent of GDP this year and only peak in 2019, two years later than the government plans. It says Brexit negotiations caused a "high level of uncertainty" for the future and that the United Kingdom may not be able to secure trade agreements to replace the ones it's losing.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:16

In backing the decision to strip Uber of its licence, Khan said: "All private-hire operators in London need to play by the rules". TfL rejected Uber's application for licence renewal on the basis that the company's approach and conduct demonstrated a "lack of corporate responsibility" which could have potential public safety and security implications.

by | September 24, 2017 | 00:12

The quake, which South Korea put at magnitude 3.0, was detected in Kilju county in North Hamgyong Province, where North Korea's known Punggyeri nuclear site is located, the official said. One thing North Korea is extremely good at is absorbing pain. Mr Trump also said China was imposing major banking sanctions , but there was no immediate confirmation from the North's most important trading partner.

by | September 23, 2017 | 07:27

Foreign exchanges were also seeing little movement before the USA central bank's meeting ends, with the dollar essentially flat, although the Mexican peso was down after an natural disaster killed more than 200 in that country. In late NY trading on Wednesday, the euro fell to $1.1895 dollars from 1.1998 dollars in the previous session, and the British pound lost to $1.3485 from $1.3523 in the previous session, Xinhua news agency reported.

by | September 23, 2017 | 07:15

Insider ownership decreased by a total of 31395 shares, which suggests that COG's key executives are feeling less optimistic about the outlook for the stock. On Tuesday, July 4th, Donald Craig Blackwood sold 10,000 shares of Advantage Oil & Gas stock. Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2017 Q2. Its up 0.01, from 1.08 in 2016Q3.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:57

Looking further at additional technical indicators we can see that the 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) for Nuveen Amt-Free Municipal Value Fund (NUW) is sitting at 20.45. Nuveen Amt-Free Quality Municipal Income Fund (NEA)'s Williams %R presently stands at -82.86. The RSI, or Relative Strength Index is a popular oscillating indicator among traders and investors.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:52

Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. What's left of Jose is continuing to make for rough surf with large swells and unsafe rip currents. Jose was downgraded to a tropical storm overnight, but flooding concerns remain across Cape Cod and the Islands as the storm moved towards the region Wednesday.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:39

The ex-dividend date is set for Thursday the 14th of September 2017. Citigroup Inc. set a $53.00 price target on Coca-Cola Company (The) and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. The firm has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, June 30. 87,800 shares were sold by SMITH BRIAN JOHN , worth $3.81 million on Wednesday, May 10.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:41

Compass Capital Management Inc decreased Microsoft Corp ( MSFT ) stake by 2.66% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Broderick Brian C has an ownership of 51,289 stocks of the software giant's shares valued at $3,535,000 after scooping up an extra 2,017 shares through out the previous quarter, Farmers & Merchants Investments upgraded its stake in Microsoft Corporation by 2.2% through out the Fiscal Q2.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:19

The Schaff indicator, created by Doug Schaff in 2008, behaves in a way like an oscillator, identifying overbought and oversold conditions in the market. SPDR Barclays Long Term Treasury ETF, formerly SPDR Barclays Capital Long Term Treasury ETF, seeks to provide investment results that corresponds to the price and yield performance of the Barclays Capital Long U.S.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:15

The business is scheduled to issue its next earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at -0.09 and lower end at -0.25 while the year ago reported earnings per share was -0.14. In other WPX Energy news, insider Clay M. Gaspar sold 35,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 15th.

by | September 23, 2017 | 06:01

The layout of finger veins is nearly unique, with the chances of two people having the same vessel structure around 3.4 billion-to-1, according to Sthaler . You can't change your finger. However, Costcutters may not be the only supermarket providing this unique technology as the firm is in "serious talks" with other major United Kingdom supermarkets to adopt the vein scanners at pay points across thousands of stores.

by | September 23, 2017 | 03:28

Stocks in Southeast Asia were mixed. Both indexes closed at new record highs as the market extended gains from last week. Income-seeking investors find those stocks less appealing when bond yields move up. Fed officials said they see 2017 growth at 2.4%, versus the 2.2% seen in at the June meeting. Take our poll to let us know what you think! Each shaded circle indicates the value (rounded to the nearest 1/8 percentage point) of an individual participant's judgment of the midpoint of the ...

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:59

But the formula is written in such a way that money is transferred from states that saw higher coverage gains under the ACA, which were predominately blue states, to those who saw lower gains, which were predominately red states. However, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) could take several weeks to analyze the bill and release the numbers on who would lose insurance and the impact the bill would have on premiums.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:54

The White House said the solar industry contributes to the country's "security" and "prosperity", but noted it would "examine the facts" before imposing tariffs, Dow Jones reported . The case was brought by two US solar panel manufacturers - Suniva and SolarWorld - that have struggled to compete in recent years as Chinese manufacturers slashed solar panel prices and USA energy companies bought and installed them.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:41

Zillow Group Inc. now has $4.99B valuation. The stock increased 0.10% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $111.09. About 96,760 shares traded. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 4 insider sales for $2.62 million activity. Atlantic Securities downgraded Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) on Friday, July 21 to "Sell" rating.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:34

Needham downgraded HP Inc (NYSE: HPQ ) on Wednesday, November 25 to "Hold" rating . Loop Capital restated a hold recommendation and fixed a $14.50 price objective (down from $17.00) on stocks of Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a study report published on Fri, Sep 8th.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:29

While police confirmed the man was wearing a "yes" badge, Cerritelli wouldn't confirm whether Abbott and his alleged attacker exchanged words outside Customs House Hotel. The presenter said Mr Abbott had told him he was "kicking himself over whether he should have punched him". Abbott, long renowned for his conservative views, was the prime minister from 2013 to 2015, when he was deposed by current leader Malcolm Turnbull-a moderate who supports marriage equality.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:10

Quantbot Technologies LP bought a new position in shares of Rio Tinto PLC in the first quarter worth approximately $111,000. Capstone Asset Management Co. Royal Bank Of Canada set a GBX 4,400 ($59.32) price objective on Rio Tinto plc and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Saturday, May 20th.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:06

Bluecrest Capital Management Ltd who had been investing in Vornado Rlty Tr for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $14.33B market cap company. Segall Bryant & Hamill Limited Liability has 30,060 shares for 0.02% of their portfolio. Silvercrest Asset Management Group Llc owns 3.84 million shares or 0.82% of their United States portfolio.

by | September 23, 2017 | 01:06

Global investor sentiment was subdued after North Korea said it might test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean and escalated a war of words with US President Donald Trump. The weakness in the equities was also felt in the forex market with the rupee hitting a low of 65.11, a level last seen on April 5 amidst concern regarding India's fiscal deficit.