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Buffon rages as Ronaldo's late penalty puts Real into semi-finals Buffon rages as Ronaldo's late penalty puts Real into semi-finals
- April 12, 2018

Buffon had announced in October that this would be his last Champions League campaign unless his side won the final, after which he had meant to play in the Club World Cup. Ronaldo finally got the vital goal they had craved to pile more misery on the Italians, who were beaten 4-1 by Madrid in last season's final in Cardiff. (more...)
Things We Learned From Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook Hearing Things We Learned From Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook Hearing
- April 12, 2018

Zuckerberg explained that when thinking about regulations, government officials need to differentiate between internet companies like his and broadband providers, the companies that build and run the "pipes" that carry internet traffic, like AT&T and Comcast. (more...)
Bank of America (BAC) Shares Sold by Capital Analysts LLC Bank of America (BAC) Shares Sold by Capital Analysts LLC
- April 12, 2018

West Oak Capital Llc who had been investing in Bank Of America Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $308.05B market cap company. The stock increased 1.77% or $0.53 during the last trading session, reaching $30.4. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.59%. 66 investors sold all, 561 reduced holdings as BAC ratio is positive. (more...)
Boehner to Join Cannabis Advisory Board Boehner to Join Cannabis Advisory Board
- April 12, 2018

Dana Rohrabacher of California explained earlier this year, seizing on decriminalization as a libertarian cause and accusing Attorney General Jeff Sessions , who had rescinded Obama-era guidance to stop pursuing marijuana convictions, of having "forgotten the Constitution and the 10th Amendment". (more...)
Price Target Summary: Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Price Target Summary: Rio Tinto plc (RIO)
- April 12, 2018

The score may also be used to spot the weak performers. The Dow on Friday fell 572.46 points, or 2.34%, to 23,932.76. The company was initiated on Thursday, September 1 by Bank of America. On Monday, November 27 the rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with "Sell". It is a positive indicator for investor portfolio value - when the price of a stock Investor owns goes up in value. (more...)
Alibaba Group Hldg LTD (BABA) Position Held by Mirae Asset Global Investments Alibaba Group Hldg LTD (BABA) Position Held by Mirae Asset Global Investments
- April 12, 2018

It has outperformed by 20.43% the S&P500. Melvin Capital Management Lp decreased its stake in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd (Call) ( BABA ) by 66.51% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. USA oil stocks fell 2.3% on fears Beijing could restrict crude exports. In Thursday, November 2 report RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Buy" rating and $220.0 target. (more...)
European Union investigators raid sports broadcasting companies in several countries European Union investigators raid sports broadcasting companies in several countries
- April 12, 2018

Investigators gained access to the company's offices in Hammersmith, west London , which is home to the Fox Network TV channel business, and they seized a number of documents and computer records, according to The Daily Telegraph . Franklin Resources Inc. owned approximately 0.07% of 21st Century Fox worth $44,373,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The investigators will work throughout the day on Wednesday and maybe into Thursday, the report said. (more...)
"Warranty Void If Removed" stickers are illegal — FTC
- April 11, 2018

The six companies technically remain unnamed, although the examples of "questionable provisions" included in their warranty policies quoted in the FTC's latest press release indirectly reveal the identities of three of them. The FTC warning states that language like "this warranty shall not apply if this product.is used with products not sold" and requiring warranty stickers to maintain a warranty are all illegal . (more...)
Uber launches new revamped Uber Driver app in India Uber launches new revamped Uber Driver app in India
- April 11, 2018

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said he still believes self-driving cars are a "very important part of the solution of getting rid of vehicle ownership". Uber Rent will allow users to rent nearby cars from established vehicle sharing service Getaround right from the Uber app, the companies announced today in a press release . (more...)
Five Cameroonian athletes 'missing' at Commonwealth Games Five Cameroonian athletes 'missing' at Commonwealth Games
- April 11, 2018

On Monday night, another two were declared missing, and finally, last night, three others left their room, likely never to return. Three of them are weightlifters and five are boxers. "But this is obviously an issue that Team Cameroon is monitoring very, very closely". India got couple of penalty corners but Gurjit Kaur and Rampal couldn't make them count in the first two quarters. (more...)
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Holdings Lessened by Cornerstone Advisors Inc Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Holdings Lessened by Cornerstone Advisors Inc
- April 11, 2018

Looking backwards over the past quarter, these shares have gained 15.19%. Amazon C now has $695.28B valuation. Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. 363.65 million shares or 6.07% less from 387.15 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. Retirement System Of Alabama stated it has 278,309 shares. Zevin Asset Ltd Liability has invested 1.63% in Amazon.com, Inc. (more...)
Technical Watch - Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) -10.75% off from One Year High Technical Watch - Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) -10.75% off from One Year High
- April 11, 2018

Since October 11, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 36 sales for $156.29 million activity. Corporate insiders own 4.90% of the company's stock. $3.13M worth of Netflix , Inc. About 12.24M shares traded or 4.01% up from the average. The Internet television network reported $0.15 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.13 by $0.02. (more...)
Tensions rachet up as Israel blamed for Syria missile strike Tensions rachet up as Israel blamed for Syria missile strike
- April 11, 2018

France on Tuesday warned it would retaliate against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad if evidence emerges that the "red line" of chemical weapons had been crossed in Douma . The council met publicly on Monday over the latest suspected chemical weapons attack. Russian Federation and Iran deny the claims. Last year, the US carried out airstrikes against an airfield outside Homs after the Syrian regime was found to use chemical weapons. (more...)
'My mistake': Key Zuckerberg quotes in Senate Facebook grilling 'My mistake': Key Zuckerberg quotes in Senate Facebook grilling
- April 11, 2018

His appearances come alongside allegations that data harvested from Facebook may have been instrumental in securing the election of Donald Trump and the decision by the United Kingdom to leave the European Union. It's a powerful product. Facebook has been trying to fix trust with its users since the scandal first developed. During the hearing, he fielded questions on Facebook's data collection practices, the company's alleged monopoly power and his views on regulating internet companies. (more...)
EU Commits to Using Blockchain to Deliver Public Services EU Commits to Using Blockchain to Deliver Public Services
- April 11, 2018

It brought ministers, politicians, academics, business leaders and representatives of civil society to celebrate and plan Europe's progress in working with innovative digital technologies. The European Commission also launched the EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum in February 2018 and has already invested more than Euro 80 million in projects supporting the use of blockchain in technical and societal areas. (more...)
Analyst Sentiment Outlines Long Term Upside for The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) Analyst Sentiment Outlines Long Term Upside for The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA)
- April 11, 2018

Blackrock Inc holds 20.07M shares. The hedge fund run by Peter Muller held 22,700 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $330,000, down from 46,914 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Security State Bank Of So Dak owns 901 shares. Of the 605.74 shares outstanding, there is a float of 586.65. While looking at the Stock's Performance, The Boeing Company now shows a Weekly Performance of 0.01%, where Monthly Performance is -7.53%, Quarterly performance is ... (more...)
Sensex gains for 3rd straight day, ends 162 points higher Sensex gains for 3rd straight day, ends 162 points higher
- April 11, 2018

The rupee strengthened by 12 paise to 64.85 against the USA dollar in early trade today on fresh selling of the greenback by banks and exporters. In the Sensex pack, Axis Bank topped the gainers' list by surging 3.44 per cent, followed by M&M at 2.15 per cent. (more...)
Novartis Buys Gene Therapy Co. Avexis In $8.7B Deal Novartis Buys Gene Therapy Co. Avexis In $8.7B Deal
- April 11, 2018

Like the Phase 1 study, it is focused on treating type 1 SMA babies under 6 months old with a nonfunctional SMN1 gene, and on comparing the therapy's efficacy and safety against the well-established natural history of the disease. We have a robust internal portfolio of gene therapies in ophthalmology and neuroscience in Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research. Dr. Narasimhan succeeded Joe Jimenez as CEO as of February 1, having been promoted from global head of drug development and ... (more...)
Raleigh tax expert, IRS issue fraud warnings ahead of tax deadline Raleigh tax expert, IRS issue fraud warnings ahead of tax deadline
- April 11, 2018

So even if you have never converted your crypto into fiat currency (i.e. the United States dollar), but you have traded between two cryptos (like buying ethereum using your bitcoin), then you need to declare it. Using taxpayer information stolen elsewhere, criminals were able to pass IRS authentication procedures to access the files of more than 334,000 taxpayers, opening the door to potential tax-refund frauds. (more...)
Tesco profits rebound 30% as turnaround continues Tesco profits rebound 30% as turnaround continues
- April 11, 2018

The success of those two firms is one of the main reasons why Tesco , and other grocers, have been trying to slash their cost base so they can invest more in their price offerings. So how did Tesco get back on track? The merger with Tesco completed on 5 March and the group said its integration programme was already "well under way". (more...)