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IED blast kills six near Pak-Afghan border in Kurram Agency IED blast kills six near Pak-Afghan border in Kurram Agency
- January 31, 2018

In October 2017, four security personnel of Frontier Constabulary (FC) were killed and three injured when three improvised explosive devices (IED) went off in an area of Kurram tribal agency. The injured was shifted to a District Hospital in Parachinar for medical assistance. So far no one claimed responsibility for the latest IED explosion in the area. (more...)
IT department attaches Shah Rukh Khan's Alibaug farmhouse to Benami law IT department attaches Shah Rukh Khan's Alibaug farmhouse to Benami law
- January 31, 2018

The only source of income of the farm was by way of the loan advanced by Khan to his company, which ultimately was owned by the actor himself. The notice was issued under the Prohibition of Benami Property Transactions Act (PBPT) in December 2017. (more...)
Eurozone inflation falls despite buoyant economy Eurozone inflation falls despite buoyant economy
- January 31, 2018

The euro area unemployment rate held steady at the lowest level in 8 years in December, Eurostat reported Wednesday. The highest unemployment rate was recorded in Greece (20.7 per cent in October 2017, the latest available data) and Spain (16.4 per cent). (more...)
Boston Celtics 5th quarter: Jaylen Brown delivers a dagger in Denver Boston Celtics 5th quarter: Jaylen Brown delivers a dagger in Denver
- January 31, 2018

The Celtics barely survived. "You are talking about one of the premier defenders in recent National Basketball Association history, a guy who can guard multiple positions", Malone said of the two-time Defensive Player of the Year. I was like, 'I'm not missing this. "That's why I was ready to shoot it". "That's what I was thinking, hit it". Nuggets bench - With Denver on the second night of a back-to-back, they'll need something from their bench to counter the Spurs' usually reliable ... (more...)
Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)- Stock Swings Under Analysts Radar Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)- Stock Swings Under Analysts Radar
- January 31, 2018

The stock decreased 1.34% or $1.18 during the last trading session, reaching $86.83. About 12.41M shares traded or 19.93% up from the average. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM ) recent decline occurred on low volume with 9.25 million contracts changing hands on 29-Jan-18. (more...)
Seoul Uncovers Illegal Cryptocurrency Foreign Exchange Trading Worth $596mln Seoul Uncovers Illegal Cryptocurrency Foreign Exchange Trading Worth $596mln
- January 31, 2018

People's exchange wallets, which are used to hold cryptocurrencies online, will have to match the name on the bank accounts tied to the accounts. Those rules enabled banks to comply with their KYC AML (know your customer, anti-money laundering) obligations, the document said. (more...)
Metals: Gold Falls as Dollar Rebounds, Treasury Yields Rise Metals: Gold Falls as Dollar Rebounds, Treasury Yields Rise
- January 31, 2018

Investors do not expect any surprise out of the meeting, but are anxious to look for clues about future rate hikes. U.S. Treasury yields - the benchmark for world lending rates - moved above 2.7 percent overnight, their highest in 3-1/2 years, helping the dollar off its lows and initially weighing on gold until the trends were reversed. (more...)
Fujifilm to Cut 10000 Jobs at Xerox Venture in Overhaul Fujifilm to Cut 10000 Jobs at Xerox Venture in Overhaul
- January 31, 2018

The two firms' joint venture , Fuji Xerox, was formed in 1962 and has limited prospects as demand for office printing declines. Xerox shares ended down 0.5 percent on Tuesday. The WSJ had reported earlier this month that Fujifilm and Xerox were talking about an array of possible alternatives that might or might not involve a change of control for Xerox. (more...)
Emily Blunt Joins Disney's 'Jungle Cruise' Movie! Emily Blunt Joins Disney's 'Jungle Cruise' Movie!
- January 31, 2018

What's more is that Johnson is coming off quite the big jungle hit himself with the recent Jumanji , which has grossed north of $800 million worldwide . Also in: Johnson's ex-wife Dany Garcia, who's worked with the actor on a number of projects, is named as a producer on the movie. Scott Sheldon will co-produce. (more...)
Samsung Starts Producing ASIC Cryptocurrency Mining Hardware Samsung Starts Producing ASIC Cryptocurrency Mining Hardware
- January 31, 2018

Samsung's display panel operations generated KRW11.18 trillion in consolidated revenues and KRW1.41 trillion in operating profits in the fourth quarter. Samsung Electronics on Wednesday said it recorded an operating profit of about 15.2 trillion Korean won ($14.15 billion) for the quarter ending in December, which was in line with guidance. (more...)
Institutional Ownership Update on Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO)
- January 31, 2018

As per Thursday, June 15, the company rating was upgraded by FBR Capital. Moreover, Fred Alger Inc has 0.01% invested in FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) for 35,338 shares. More interesting news about Kite Realty Group Trust (NYSE:KRG) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "6% Yield And 40% Upside At Kite Realty Trust" published on May 05, 2017 as well as Globenewswire.com's news article titled: "Kite Realty Group Trust Reports Third Quarter 2017 Operating Results" with publication ... (more...)
Budget 2018: Here are 10 facts that you should know about Budget 2018: Here are 10 facts that you should know about
- January 31, 2018

In fact, the Economic Survey has a very positive outlook on the economy. The return of standard deduction for the salaried class, including debt mutual fund schemes under Section 80-C, giving senior citizens fixed deposit related tax benefits under 80TTA, changing the definition of long-term capital gains , while continuing to not tax it, higher threshold limit for health insurance premium under Section 80D and making NPS more tax friendly, may be on the cards. (more...)
Harley-Davidson Reported Fourth-Quarter Earnings Harley-Davidson Reported Fourth-Quarter Earnings
- January 31, 2018

It has outperformed by 3.41% the S&P500. Among 5 analysts covering HomeStreet ( NASDAQ:HMST ), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 32% are positive. Vanguard Grp Inc holds 0.04% or 17.42M shares. Its down 0.16, from 0.91 in 2017Q2. Harley-Davidson (HOG) opened at $52.70 on Tuesday. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC owned 0.07% of Harley-Davidson worth $5,630,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. (more...)
Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) Upgraded by Bank of America to Buy
- January 31, 2018

The shares were sold at an average price of $36.49, for a total value of $95,092.94. (NASDAQ: CSCO ) were released by: Fool.com and their article: "Is Cisco Systems Inc's Stock Getting Overvalued?" published on December 26, 2017 as well as Fool.com's news article titled: "Is Cisco Systems, Inc . (more...)
Reba McEntire Is KFC's New Colonel Sanders & Everyone Made The Same Joke Reba McEntire Is KFC's New Colonel Sanders & Everyone Made The Same Joke
- January 31, 2018

For the first time, KFC's Colonel Harland Sanders is being played by a woman, whether she admits it or not. "I saw the script and the concept and I thought it was hysterical", the singer explained to reporters at Music's Biggest Night. "I'm definitely not a woman". A KFC representative says the company tapped McEntire as a spokesperson to promote the chain's new Smoky Mountain BBQ fried chicken in part because of her own Southern roots and charm-not as a political statement related to ... (more...)
Stock Monitor on Microchip Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ:MCHP)
- January 31, 2018

Exane Derivatives who had been investing in Microchip Techn. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $22.34B market cap company. Phoenix Investment Adviser Limited Com invested 0.96% of its portfolio in New Residential Investment Corp. (more...)
What's Real Worth Of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOX), Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)
- January 31, 2018

David Forster decreased its stake in Twenty First Centy Fox Inc (FOXA) by 27.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock has a market cap of 82.05 Billion. 54 funds opened positions while 143 raised stakes. The company's quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.70. Country Club Tru Company Na holds 0.51% or 143,302 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Plains All American Pipeline, LP (PAA), American Express Company (AXP)
- January 31, 2018

PAVmed Inc. (NASDAQ:PAVM) has 0.00% since January 30, 2017 and is. It has underperformed by 0.92% the S&P500. Trust Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Plains All Amer Pipeline Lp ( PAA ) by 56.88% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Verizon cancels plans to sell Huawei phones in the US Verizon cancels plans to sell Huawei phones in the US
- January 31, 2018

The smartphone manufacturer later confessed regarding the spy act and promised better privacy to their users. In addition to blocking the popular and feature-rich Huawei Mate 10 Pro from being sold directly by the country's two most popular carriers, the government is also slowing down progress on establishing the next generation of mobile networks. (more...)
Wall Street succumbs to rising bond yields, sinking health stocks
- January 31, 2018

The CBOE Volatility index, widely considered the best fear gauge in the stock market , rose 6.86 percent to 14.79. U.S. Treasury yields climbed to multi-year highs after the start of the Federal Reserve's two-day meeting, which could shed light on the central bank's economic and rate hike outlook. (more...)