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Whole Foods Is Making a Drastic Change to How It Is Run Whole Foods Is Making a Drastic Change to How It Is Run
- November 03, 2016

Robb, who has been with Whole Foods for 25 years, said the time was right for the transition. According to a regulatory filing , Robb will among other perks get a $10 million severance, and perhaps more valuable from a monetary standpoint, he gets a lifetime 30% discount on purchases made at Whole Foods . (more...)
Oppenheimer Holdings Weighs in on Ocwen Financial Corporation's FY2016 Earnings (OCN) Oppenheimer Holdings Weighs in on Ocwen Financial Corporation's FY2016 Earnings (OCN)
- November 03, 2016

Fulton Financial Corporation consensus analyst price target has now moved to $14.63. Compass Point raised Ocwen Financial Corporation from a neutral rating to a buy rating and set a $4.50 price target on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, September 14th. (more...)
Huge Majority Believe Media Is Biased in Favor of Hillary Clinton
- November 03, 2016

In that poll , 51 percent of Clinton supporters said the media is biased in her favor, while just 8 percent said it's biased against her. What's the reason? " Hillary Clinton has been in politics a long time and she's not the shiny new candidate that Barack Obama was in '08". (more...)
Obama suggests voters holding Clinton to a double standard Obama suggests voters holding Clinton to a double standard
- November 03, 2016

But Democrats are increasingly concerned about black voter turnout after some early voting numbers showed a drop-off from 2012, when president Barack Obama was on the ticket. Clinton has the support of almost two-thirds of the state's Hispanic voters, who have swelled voter ranks since the 2012 election. Politico/Morning Consult said Trump (39 per cent) is trailing Clinton (42 per cent) by three percentage points, while as per Rasmussen the Republican nominee (42 per cent) is behind the ... (more...)
American jet blows tire, catches fire at O'Hare; 8 injured
- November 03, 2016

Eventually everyone got off safely using the plane's emergency evacuation slides, but 20 people had minor injuries. Officials said the incident left 21 people injured. Buses were sent to pick up the passengers and bring them back to the terminal, Scott said. Chicago firefighters investigate the fire damaged American Airlines jet. (more...)
Clinton: A President Trump would be a danger to women and girls Clinton: A President Trump would be a danger to women and girls
- November 03, 2016

Clinton emphasized the message that Trump has a bad temper and an overly cavalier attitude toward nuclear weapons at rallies in the battleground state of OH on Monday. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton responded again this evening (Monday) to the FBI's decision to reopen the investigation into the email controversy revolving around her. (more...)
Gas prices start to rise after fatal pipeline blast
- November 03, 2016

He had no updates on their conditions or the severity of their injuries. Gasoline exploded , killing one worker at the scene. The ruptured line is "a major artery" for gasoline and diesel, The Wall Street Journal reported, and the explosion-prompted shutdown was reflected in the stock market on November 1, with gas and diesel prices spiking in response to the news. (more...)
Poll gives Clinton wide lead in Florida, with strong GOP support
- November 03, 2016

Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway said Comey was in "an impossible spot" when he acknowledged the Federal Bureau of Investigation was looking into the messages. The ad - which features Monique Luiz, the same actress who at age three played "Daisy" in the ad for Lyndon B. Johnson's campaign - was part of the campaign's closing argument against the Republican Party's presidential nominee. (more...)
Asian shares, dollar rattled by US election uncertainty
- November 03, 2016

The peso is considered a proxy for Trump's chances owing to his anti-Mexican rhetoric throughout the campaign including his pledge to remove undocumented migrants, build a wall and tear up a trade deal. The Swiss franc strengthened to its highest level against the euro in four months as Credit Suisse Group AG said the country's central bank may tolerate a stronger currency. (more...)
Obama on Federal Bureau of Investigation procedures: We don't operate on innuendo
- November 03, 2016

In New Jersey, seven minor-party candidates will share space with Clinton and Trump. "Pay no attention to the polls!" Other polls show similar close results in key election states that will decide the outcome. The fresh revelations in the long-running scandal over Clinton's email arrangements have dented voters' views of the Democrat's trustworthiness, the Wednesday survey revealed. (more...)
Attorney General, FBI Director Met to Discuss Clinton Investigation Attorney General, FBI Director Met to Discuss Clinton Investigation
- November 03, 2016

Weiner is married to top Clinton adviser Huma Abedin, but the couple is estranged. Tuesday evening Trump made the case that due to the FBI's announcement about Clinton's emails voters might have buyers' remorse , "A lot of things have happened over the last few days". (more...)
Lynch, Comey Met to Discuss Clinton Investigation Lynch, Comey Met to Discuss Clinton Investigation
- November 03, 2016

The FBI will use computers to eliminate any emails that they've already seen. The story only reinforces an issue with Hillary Clinton that has been known to voters for many months. But the USA official who spoke to The Associated Press said the trove numbers in the thousands and the FBI, which has obtained a warrant to begin the review, would be focusing on those deemed pertinent to its earlier Clinton email server investigation. (more...)
Marquette Law School Poll: Clinton leading Trump by 6% in Wisconsin Marquette Law School Poll: Clinton leading Trump by 6% in Wisconsin
- November 03, 2016

Senate race, according to the Marquette University Law School poll released Wednesday. Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson and Green Party candidate Jill Stein claimed the support of only 4% and 3%, respectively, in the poll. The interviews were done by landline and cell phone, reaching 1,401 registered voters in Wisconsin. It has a margin of error of 3.5 percentage points. (more...)
Wisconsin poll: Clinton leads, Senate race tight Wisconsin poll: Clinton leads, Senate race tight
- November 03, 2016

Regarding the Wisconsin race for U.S. Senate, Democrat Russ Feingold's lead over Republican incumbent Ron Johnson has fallen from 46%-44% in early October, to 45% - 44% now. Ron Johnson by only one point, 45 to 44 percent. Results show Democrat Hillary Clinton at 46 percent and Republican Donald Trump at 40 percent. When it comes to early voters, the poll indicates that 16% of those who responded had already cast their ballot, and the overwhelming majority selected Clinton. (more...)
Block AT&T takeover of Time Warner: call rings out
- November 03, 2016

Time Warner jumped nearly 8 percent Friday but gave back some of those gains Monday. Some analysts believe the deal could open the door to more consolidation in the media and telecom industries. and HBO. But Bloomberg said Comcast unfairly placed Bloomberg TV far away from other popular news and business networks, like Comcast's own CNBC. Time Warner Inc has 52 week low of $55.53 and a 52 week high of $94.44 with a PE ratio of 17.80 and has a market capitalization of $0. (more...)
Alabama suspends hours regs for gas haulers following pipeline explosion Alabama suspends hours regs for gas haulers following pipeline explosion
- November 03, 2016

Colonial supplies about one-third of the 3.2 million barrels per day of gasoline consumed on the East Coast. Colonial said it was evaluating options for customers to move gasoline before the restart. The fire sent flames and black smoke billowing high into the sky and was still burning Tuesday afternoon. The Shelby County Sheriff's Office said in a statement Monday night that the blaze had been contained but it was unclear how long the fire may take to burn out. (more...)
Wikileaks releases 26th bundle of Podesta emails Wikileaks releases 26th bundle of Podesta emails
- November 03, 2016

Podesta wasn't excited for Hillary Clinton's emails to be "dumped", but thought she needed to get the release over with. WikiLeaks has released more than two dozen batches of Podesta's emails, which were apparently sourced from his Gmail account. (more...)
Lexington Realty Trust (LXP), Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (ICE) Lexington Realty Trust (LXP), Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (ICE)
- November 03, 2016

The stock of Cedar Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:CDR) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, August 12 by Zacks. This appreciation has taken its current market value to13.77B and a price-to-earnings ratio to 204.00. Hsbc Holdings PLC now owns 18,035 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $134,000 after buying an additional 79 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
United Nations rights chief warns of war crimes in Aleppo United Nations rights chief warns of war crimes in Aleppo
- November 03, 2016

It said the attacks are a 791 percent increase on the average of the previous eight months. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said al-Qaida-linked militants in Aleppo were refusing to leave the city along the corridors created by the Russians and Syrian forces "despite the gestures of goodwill from Moscow and Damascus", he told reporters in the Russian capital. (more...)
Newspaper deal falls apart as Gannett gives up on Tronc Newspaper deal falls apart as Gannett gives up on Tronc
- November 03, 2016

Gannett shares fell just slightly Tuesday, while its stock price has seen a decline of approximately 50 percent since April when it first made public its unsolicited bid for Tronc. "Now, in order to transition to the digital transformation of the newspaper industry, companies are looking at larger markets to grab larger audiences and national advertisers". (more...)