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Numis Securities Ltd Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Hostelworld Group PLC (HSW)
- April 24, 2018

Parallax Volatility Advisers L P has 2,016 shs for 0% of their capital. Bank Of Montreal Can invested in 441 shares or 0% of the stock. Invesco Ltd reported 284,833 shs. The company was maintained on Friday, July 31 by Barclays Capital. The company presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of GBX 404.78 ($5.65). (more...)
New Home Sales Rose 8.8% YOY in March New Home Sales Rose 8.8% YOY in March
- April 24, 2018

It was the second consecutive month that existing-home sales increased. That's up 1.1% from February, but a 1.2% decrease from the same month a year ago. "Although the strong job market and recent tax cuts are boosting the incomes of many households, speedy price growth is squeezing overall affordability in several markets - especially those out West", said Yun. (more...)
Ulster Bank investigating after reports of money not showing in some accounts Ulster Bank investigating after reports of money not showing in some accounts
- April 24, 2018

The statement added that emergency cash of up to €500 is available in branch or over the phone, with the correct identification. "Card has been declined checked the app and shows my balances not as they should be", another customer said. Fianna Fáil's spokesperson for finance, Michael McGrath, feels the Central Bank must conduct a comprehensive review of the IT systems used by retail banks in Ireland. (more...)
Average price of U.S. gas jumps 9 cents, over 13 in Lansing Average price of U.S. gas jumps 9 cents, over 13 in Lansing
- April 24, 2018

Sunday's state average of $2.55 was the highest since September, when prices recovered from hurricanes Harvey and Irma. And gas will continue to get more expensive before hitting its traditional annual peak in the next couple weeks, Jenkins said. (more...)
The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Position Lessened by Cabot Wealth Management Inc The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Position Lessened by Cabot Wealth Management Inc
- April 24, 2018

The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 23.27%. Clear Harbor Asset Management Llc increased its stake in Cbs Corp New (CBS) by 14443% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. BMO Capital Markets maintained the shares of KO in report on Wednesday, July 12 with "Hold" rating . The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, April 17 by Goldman Sachs. (more...)
To Beat Porch Thieves, Amazon Slips Packages In Car Trunks To Beat Porch Thieves, Amazon Slips Packages In Car Trunks
- April 24, 2018

Is there an additional fee to receive in-car delivery? The Verge got an exclusive hands-on with the service, and saw that delivery drivers will use your car's Global Positioning System location, learn its license plate numbers and see a photo of the model. (more...)
Walmart to invest $12 Billion in Flipkart at $20 Billion Valuation? Walmart to invest $12 Billion in Flipkart at $20 Billion Valuation?
- April 24, 2018

A deal will fuel Walmart's planned battle with Amazon .com in India. On the other hand, the largest stakeholder SoftBank is expected to sell roughly 10 per cent of its total stake, which would fetch them around $2 billion, said experts who spoke to the publication. (more...)
Without Toys R Us, Hasbro sees sales plunge Without Toys R Us, Hasbro sees sales plunge
- April 24, 2018

The company is set to report its quarterly results later this week. New Hasbro initiatives shipping in this quarter and beyond won't be caught up in the Toys'R'Us liquidation process. The first quarter, which runs through March, is Hasbro's smallest by revenue. The company has already scheduled a $0.63 dividend payment to be paid to shareholders on May 15, 2018. (more...)
Gold sinks to 2-week low as rising bond yields support dollar Gold sinks to 2-week low as rising bond yields support dollar
- April 24, 2018

Higher U.S. yields can put pressure on the currencies of emerging market countries that run current account deficits such as Indonesia and India, said Satoshi Okagawa, senior global markets analyst for Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in Singapore. (more...)
QUIZ: Name all the characters appearing in Avengers: Infinity War QUIZ: Name all the characters appearing in Avengers: Infinity War
- April 24, 2018

Just a few hours after tickets for the highly anticipated Marvel Studios' film " Avengers: Infinity War" went live on April 22, the 3D Prime tickets worth Rs 515 at some of the halls here got sold out. It is believed to be one smart move by the makers because the excitement of the fans is already at its peak as the movie is slated to release on 27 April. (more...)
We will do whatever it takes to counter Trump: Iran oil min. We will do whatever it takes to counter Trump: Iran oil min.
- April 24, 2018

ET, Kallanish Energy reports. US Crude Oil producers are benefiting from OPEC's price squeeze and exporting cheaper WTI Crude Oil to Europe in record amounts. An attack on an oil pipeline supplying Libya's biggest export terminal has reduced the North African country's production by at least 80,000 barrels a day and will take several days to fix, the National Oil Corp. (more...)
MPS Loria Financial Planners LLC Takes Position in Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN)
- April 24, 2018

The Pennsylvania-based Stillwater Cap Lc has invested 0.15% in Amazon.com, Inc. The stock decreased 0.63% or $9.63 during the last trading session, touching $1517.86.Currently Amazon.com, Inc.is uptrending after 76.78% change in last April 24, 2017. (more...)
Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) Stake Lessened by Van Cleef Asset Management Inc Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) Stake Lessened by Van Cleef Asset Management Inc
- April 24, 2018

About $2.4 billion in earnings were attributable to a new accounting method for unrealized gains in Alphabet's investments in startups such as Uber and Airbnb Inc. Google's search ad revenue continues to grow on both mobile and desktop, though mobile is where it sees the bulk of user interaction. Cowen boosted their price target on shares of Alphabet from $1,150.00 to $1,230.00 and gave the company an "outperform" rating in a report on Thursday, January 4th. (more...)
Is NXP Semiconductors NV (NASDAQ:NXPI) The Right Stock For Heady Investors?
- April 24, 2018

The stock decreased 0.40% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $22.25. NXPI has 16.43M volume or 247.76% up from normal. ( NASDAQ :HDS) has declined 6.70% since April 23, 2017 and is downtrending. Moreover, Summit Group Inc Limited Liability Company has 0.02% invested in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB) for 3,900 shares. Since March 27, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $221,680 activity. (more...)
Clark University in Worcester to host prescription drugs take-back day Clark University in Worcester to host prescription drugs take-back day
- April 24, 2018

Local police departments - including Bartonville, Flower Mound and Roanoke - will be collecting unused prescription drugs and safely disposing of them. "This initiative addresses a vital public safety and public health issue", police said in a press release. In 2017 DEA worked with its tribal law enforcement partners to set up 115 collection sites on tribal lands. (more...)
Sensex rises over 100 points, Nifty above 10600 Sensex rises over 100 points, Nifty above 10600
- April 24, 2018

The NSE Nifty was down 1.70 points to 10,562.35. TCS became the first Indian IT company to touch United States dollars 100 billion in market capitalisation after the stock rallied 4.42 per cent intra-day. Meanwhile, on a net basis, Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPIs) sold shares worth Rs 21.02 crore on Friday, while Domestic Institutional Investors (DIIs) bought shares worth Rs 111.01 crore, a provisional data showed. (more...)
Donald Trump-Nominated Jim Bridenstine Confirmed as New NASA Chief Donald Trump-Nominated Jim Bridenstine Confirmed as New NASA Chief
- April 24, 2018

In further comments, Bridenstine said, "I am humbled by this opportunity, ..." Bridenstine, 42, takes office after an unprecedentedly long and contentious confirmation battle. He was elected to the US Congress to represent Oklahoma's First Congressional District in 2012. Bridenstine is a former NAVY pilot of United States but does not have much experience and background on the science side. (more...)
Miramar map testing arrives on PUBG for Xbox One this week Miramar map testing arrives on PUBG for Xbox One this week
- April 24, 2018

This was announced by the PUBG Xbox Team over on the official forums. Players are warned that this is an early test and that, as such, "some aspects may not function as expected". "There will also be "bug bounty" rewards: 150 players who help us find bugs will get some swaggy in-game items". For those who can't make time for Wednesday's test, additional play periods will be opening this coming weekend. (more...)
Lampert's Hedge Fund Eyeing Sears Assets Lampert's Hedge Fund Eyeing Sears Assets
- April 24, 2018

In an offer letter, Lampert said the purchase would help the company financially. Any deal involving Sears and Mr. Lampert is complicated by his dual roles running both the retailer and the hedge fund, which is also a major Sears lender. ESL would submit a proposal for Kenmore and the transaction would close such a within 90 days, Lampert said. Other Agreements: We would expect that Sears will enter into certain interim and long-term agreements with SHIP and Parts Direct to enable the ... (more...)
Gas prices hit three-year high Gas prices hit three-year high
- April 23, 2018

The national average ticked up a nickel to $2.76, and is 17-cents more expensive than last month and 34-cents more expensive than past year at this time. The price for a barrel of West Texas Intermediate crude oil last week surged to almost $70, the highest level since oil was in the midst of collapsing in December 2014 as OPEC increased supply. (more...)