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Christchurch fires: Homes destroyed and residents evacuated Christchurch fires: Homes destroyed and residents evacuated
- February 16, 2017

A helicopter pilot who was a decorated soldier died in a crash while fighting the blaze Tuesday. An increase in humidity was helping efforts although strong winds were also fanning the flames of the wildfire, which was spread over 1,800 hectares (4,400 acres) in Christchurch's Port Hills. (more...)
Sell-Side Analyst's Predictions: Eli Lilly and Company (LLY), CA, Inc. (CA) Sell-Side Analyst's Predictions: Eli Lilly and Company (LLY), CA, Inc. (CA)
- February 16, 2017

Eli Lilly and Company comprises about 1.0% of Ashburton Jersey Ltd's portfolio, making the stock its 21st largest position. The company's P/E is 30.15 and Forward P/E ratio is 17.72. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.52 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 13th. (more...)
Top Earnings Report to Watch for: CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF)
- February 16, 2017

The sell-side target prices range from $23 to $40. Over the last six months and over the last three months, the shares of CF Industries Holdings, Inc . The stock has added about 41.2% since it reported its last earnings. The company has a 52-week high of $37.72. For the year, the company reported a loss of $277 million, or $1.19 per share, swinging to a loss in the period. (more...)
Oroville Dam Emergency Puts California Dams In The Spotlight
- February 16, 2017

The dam's heavily damaged main spillway was still able to expel water at 100,000 cubic feet per second, as it has around the clock since Sunday afternoon, with no apparent signs of significant new erosion. Butte County Jail inmates sent to other jails in the state were returning, the Sheriff's Office said. Gleick said federal and state governments are underinvesting in infrastructure, especially when it comes to water-related infrastructure. (more...)
South Korea prosecutors expand charges against Samsung boss South Korea prosecutors expand charges against Samsung boss
- February 16, 2017

According to Yonhap , the Samsung Group, South Korea's largest business conglomerate, is alleged to have signed a 22 billion won (US$18.3 million) contract with a Germany-based company owned by Choi Soon-il, a confidante of Park, and her daughter, under a consulting arrangement to pay for the daughter's equestrian training. (more...)
US Solar Grows 95% In 2016 In Record-Breaking Year
- February 16, 2017

Solar Market Insight report , 14,626 megawatts of solar panels were installed in 2016. It's no surprise that the USA solar sector broke records in 2016 - analysts long expected it to be a boom year - but newly released data highlights just how wildly successful the market was. (more...)
Remains of Missing Maryland Girl Found Near Virginia Park Remains of Missing Maryland Girl Found Near Virginia Park
- February 16, 2017

Fairfax County police found the remains Saturday in an area around Lake Accotink Park, in Springfield, Virginia. Damaris A. Reyes Rivas, 15, whose body was discovered by police in Springfield on February 11. Police have arrested nine of the suspects and charged them with abduction and gang participation, according to WUSA9. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled the death as a homicide. (more...)
Red Cross sending five Arizonans to help Oroville Dam evacuees in California
- February 16, 2017

At a press conference, Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea said the mandatory evacuation remained in effect. Gov. Since then, massive releases through the main spillway have lowered the level of the lake to about 14 feet below the lip of the emergency spillway, and authorities are hoping to lower the lake level by 50 feet. (more...)
Traders Secrets on Twitter, Inc. (TWTR), Apple Inc. (AAPL) Traders Secrets on Twitter, Inc. (TWTR), Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- February 16, 2017

While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is 9.25%. A Senior Vice President at Apple Inc. Its quick ratio for most recent quarter is 1.20 along with current ratio for most recent quarter of 1.20. Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has insider ownership of 0.08% and institutional ownership of 58.76%. The two million contracts that now make up call open interest are now docked in the low 4th annual percentile, and are well below the 12-month high of 3.7 million open AAPL calls - hit on May 20. (more...)
Telstra half-yearly results show drops in profit, revenue
- February 16, 2017

The company will pay an interim dividend of 15.5 cents a share, which equates to a $1.8 billion return to its shareholders, flat from the same period a year earlier. In the face of these challenges, Penn said the company had a "clear strategy" to differentiate its products through the speed, coverage and reliability of its networks, product design, and new customer experiences. (more...)
Pokémon Go: 80 new Pokémon to be added from Gold and Silver
- February 16, 2017

According to the official Pokemon GO site , trainers will be able catch Pokemon gender variants and over eighty new Pokemon , all of which are from Generation 2's Johto region , later this week. You'll also be able to equip your avatar with new items including hats, shirts and pants. Meanwhile, the avatar system is also being expanded with more wardrobe items and avatar selections being made available for players. (more...)
Trump Administration Caught In Lie About Campaign Contacts With Russians Trump Administration Caught In Lie About Campaign Contacts With Russians
- February 16, 2017

Trump, who had spoken favorably about Putin, denied anyone from his campaign had contact with Russian officials. National Security Advisor Michael Flynn's job appeared to be in jeopardy Monday after he acknowledged he may have discussed us sanctions on Russia during an already controversial series of December phone conversations with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak . (more...)
Sanford Bishop applauds recommendation on Georgia-Florida water case Sanford Bishop applauds recommendation on Georgia-Florida water case
- February 16, 2017

The official urged [AJC report] the US Supreme Court [official website] to reject water consumption limits placed on Georgia, which the state argued would constitute billions of dollars in losses to Georgia's economy [AJC report]. Nelson filed similar legislation in 2013. If that was an oversight, it may have been a very costly one for Florida. "Sadly, this is no longer the case". (more...)
High Volume Energy Stocks: Halliburton Company (HAL), Callon Petroleum Company (CPE)
- February 16, 2017

A number of analysts offered their Estimated Earnings analysis for Exelixis, Inc. 5 analysts projected on average Earnings. The recent trading ended with the price almost -3.98 lower for the last 5 trading days, rebounding 149.47% from its 52-week low. (more...)
Pagani removes the roof from its Huayra supercar, lowers your jaw Pagani removes the roof from its Huayra supercar, lowers your jaw
- February 16, 2017

Able to corner at 1.8G, Pagani says the Huayra Roadster is capable of "the highest lateral acceleration ever seen on a auto with road tyres", suggesting the vehicle will corner and grip like nothing else. The vehicle is made from a blend of carbon fibre and titanium, called Carbo-Titanium, which Pagani says is "considered more advanced that materials used for Formula One cars". (more...)
Two journalists shot dead during Facebook Live Two journalists shot dead during Facebook Live
- February 16, 2017

The duo were broadcasting from a station in the east of the country when unidentified people came in and began shooting. A woman shouts "Shots! Shots! Shots!" before the transmission abruptly cuts off. Prosecutor Cordero told the press that meanwhile members of the public ministry are reviewing the security videos of the commercial center, where the radio station was located. (more...)
Stock to watch: Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX) Stock to watch: Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX)
- February 16, 2017

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. Oakworth Capital Inc. now owns 1,792 shares of the company's stock worth $136,000 after buying an additional 1,624 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
76ers may have sidelined Jahlil Okafor just to generate trade interest
- February 16, 2017

The freaky turnaround of events comes after Okafor was seen shaking hands with Philadelphia staff members as trade talks progressed just a week ago. Jahlil Okafor believed he could be traded while the Sixers were on the road and he stayed back in Philadelphia. (more...)
The World's Greatest Cell Phone Is Coming Back to Us The World's Greatest Cell Phone Is Coming Back to Us
- February 15, 2017

The Nokia 5 will reportedly have a 5.2-inch 1280x720 display , 2GB of RAM , and 12-megapixel camera , whereas the Nokia 6 has a 5.5-inch 1920x1080 display , 4GB of RAM , and 16-megapixel camera . Qualcomm's Snapdragon 425 chip featuring a quad-core processor clocked at 1.4GHz would drive power for the smartphone. HMD Global , the parent company of Nokia , will be introducing new smartphones running Android 7.0 Nougat. (more...)
Short Interest in Encana Corporation (ECA) Decreases By 18.3% Short Interest in Encana Corporation (ECA) Decreases By 18.3%
- February 15, 2017

These analysts and investment firms use various valuation methods to decide a price target for a stock. Encana Corporation (NYSE: ECA ) posted earnings of $0.04/Share in the previous quarter, as compared to earnings of $-0.04/share estimated by analysts. (more...)

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