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Author: 0 Canada cancels fighter-jet purchase from Boeing over trade dispute with US

Government and industry sources said the Australia deal will be announced as early as next week, with the Royal Canadian Air Force needing 28 to 30 used F/A-18 fighter jets to meet its global commitments. In buying older Australian Super Hornets, Canada would be buying a cheaper aircraft, not need to retrain its pilots, nor spend money on a new supply chain, one source said.

Markets Volkswagen executive sentenced to seven years in jail over 'dieselgate'
Author: 0 Volkswagen executive sentenced to seven years in jail over 'dieselgate'

Schmidt led VW's engineering and environmental office in MI from 2012 to early 2015. To view the full article, register now. Schmidt agreed to be deported to Germany after serving his sentence. Schmidt traveled to the USA as the scandal was breaking on a mission to lie to U.S. and Californian authorities so Volkswagen could obtain regulatory approvals to sell 2016 model year diesel vehicles in the United States, according to prosecutors.

Markets Airlines restrict 'smart luggage' that uses lithium batteries
Author: 0 Airlines restrict 'smart luggage' that uses lithium batteries

Bluesmart also says its bags comply with the current federal regulations from the Department of Transportation, the Federal Aviation Administration and the Federal Communications Commission. "We are providing all the technical documentation and the DOT Request for Interpretation as needed". Airline officials say they wanted to get the word out early to stop passengers from making purchases (for themselves or others) that can run several hundred dollars during the holiday season.

Markets Hackers shut down Mecklenburg County servers, demand $23K ransom
Author: 0 Hackers shut down Mecklenburg County servers, demand $23K ransom

A 1 p.m. deadline set by hackers has passed, but Diorio says talks with the hacker continue. Officials in North Carolina's Mecklenburg County were in touch with hackers, believed to be from Iran or Ukraine, and planned to decide Wednesday evening whether to pay them $26,000 to win the release of multiple files held hostage on county servers.

Markets Glassdoor Announces the Best Places to Work in 2018
Author: 0 Glassdoor Announces the Best Places to Work in 2018

Ultimate Software is no stranger to such lists, as Fortune magazine ranked Ultimate No. 7 on its "100 Best Companies to Work For" list for 2017; first on its "10 Best Large Workplaces in Technology"; and second on its "100 Best Workplaces for Women".

Author: 0 Oil Dips Toward $57 on Signs US Gasoline Stockpiles Expanded

New Delhi, Dec 6 Crude oil futures fell by Rs 26 to Rs 3,698 per barrel today as speculators reduced their positions amid a weakening trend overseas. The API inventory data is out for the current week and it is showing that crude stocks had a large draw, but Gasoline and Distillates are showing a large add to inventories.

Markets Sterling rebounds with United Kingdom to 'concede' on single market
Author: 0 Sterling rebounds with United Kingdom to 'concede' on single market

The Chancellor said it was "inconceivable that we would walk away from obligations", regardless of the success or failure of the final negotiations. Sterling edged towards an eight-day low on Wednesday as growing uncertainty over the progress on Brexit negotiations weighed on the British currency with some investors unwinding long positions after a recent rally.

Markets Steinhoff shares sink as CEO Jooske leaves amid 'accounting irregularities'
Author: 0 Steinhoff shares sink as CEO Jooske leaves amid 'accounting irregularities'

That report said Jooste is among employees being investigated by German prosecutors in a 2015 case linked to possible accounting fraud. The dramatic sell-off was triggered by the announcement that chief executive Markus Jooste had resigned and "accounting irregularities requiring further investigation" had been uncovered.

Markets Bitcoin up $12000 as futures move closer to reality
Author: 0 Bitcoin up $12000 as futures move closer to reality

How does one make bitcoin? Jamie Dimon, CEO of JPMorgan Chase Bank, issued a statement questioning its legitimacy. He went ahead to say that those who invest in cryptocurrencies are stupid. The CME is interested in anything that can attract large volumes of investors, and they will offer other popular cryptocurrencies at some point. For example, if a cryptocurrency is experiencing trouble, its price will be affected negatively leading to a decline.

Markets Gold steadies after plumbing two-month low
Author: 0 Gold steadies after plumbing two-month low

US gold futures for February delivery settled down $12.80, or 1 percent, at $1,264.90 per ounce. The dollar moved higher at the beginning of the week after the U.S. The Fed is nearly certain to raise interest rates later this month, according to a Reuters poll of economists. Gold is highly sensitive to rising United States interest rates, as these lift the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding bullion.

Markets Weir Group (WEIR) Given
Author: 0 Weir Group (WEIR) Given "Buy" Rating at Citigroup

The company was maintained on Friday, September 29 by Peel Hunt. HSBC maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, April 28 report. Barclays Capital maintained Ferguson plc (LON:FERG.L) on Tuesday, September 19 with "Overweight" rating.

Markets Despite 62 Bench Points, Suns Fall to Raptors
Author: 0 Despite 62 Bench Points, Suns Fall to Raptors

Booker left the game with 19 points, eight assists and five rebounds. Serge Ibaka finished with 19 points, rookie OG Anunoby tied his career high of 16 - including four three-pointers, C.J. While the Sixers would get it close in the fourth, Booker decided he'd had enough with his team up 11 and a little over three minutes remaining. The Suns had seven turnovers in the quarter and the Raptors had none.

Author: 0 What Are Analysts Report About Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)

It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. (NASDAQ: DISCA ) is a huge mover today! Apg Asset Nv owns 1.26M shares. It depends on 5 financial ratios, which can be calculated from data found on a firm's annual 10K report. Networks, International Networks, and Education and Other divisions. Its down 0.14, from 0.96 in 2017Q1. That puts total institutional holdings at 186,335,483 shares, according to SEC filings.

Markets Smart Money Still Has Faith in Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL)
Author: 0 Smart Money Still Has Faith in Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL)

The company holds 157.50 million outstanding shares and 146.56 million shares are floating in market. In New York, Toll Brothers said it put the Sutton, a 113-unit condo at 959 First Avenue, back on its balance sheet. South Dakota Inv Council owns 1.11 million shares or 0.93% of their U.S. portfolio. In related news, Director Paul E. Shapiro sold 16,250 shares of Toll Brothers stock in a transaction on Friday, October 13th.

Markets Kentucky lawyer arrested in Honduras
Author: 0 Kentucky lawyer arrested in Honduras

When Eric Conn stepped into a Pizza Hut in La Ceiba, Honduras on Saturday, he likely had no idea that meal would be his last as a free man. The FBI held a press conference Tuesday to announce officially the capture of fugitive ex-attorney Eric C.

Markets Prysmian acquires rival General Cable for $3bn
Author: 0 Prysmian acquires rival General Cable for $3bn

Hartford Invest Mgmt Company owns 10,240 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. The 52-Week High range of the stock is $29.75, while the 52-week low range is $14.95. At present, 0 analysts call it Sell, while 1 think it is Hold. Shares in Prysmian initially fell more than 3 percent as the hefty premium spooked investors, but quickly recovered after executive comments on promised synergies from the deal.

Author: 0 Is the Stock Highly Volatile? Intel Corporation

The Paragon Capital Management Llc holds 301,609 shares with $10.18 million value, down from 315,541 last quarter. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership who had been investing in Intel Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $208.21B market cap company.

Markets 'New Concorde' startup gets $14 million backing from Japan Airlines
Author: 0 'New Concorde' startup gets $14 million backing from Japan Airlines

The announcement also came with the announcement JAL now has 20 options for the company's first aircraft type, should they choose to execute. The aim is to produce a "reliable, easily-maintained aircraft that will provide revolutionary speed to passengers", said Blake Scholl, founder and CEO of Boom Supersonic .

Markets Pizza Hut To Deliver 6-Packs Of Beer, Fine Wines In 2018
Author: 0 Pizza Hut To Deliver 6-Packs Of Beer, Fine Wines In 2018

CNN reports Pizza Hut will begin testing beer and wine deliveries alongside pizza orders in "certain cities", with Phoenix being the initial guinea pig. All drivers who deliver the alcoholic beverages will be at least 21 years old and they'll also make sure to check the customer's identification for age as well.

Author: 0 The Investors Buy Large Volume of Put Options on Rite Aid (RAD)

It has underperformed by 71.88% the S&P500. Weiss Multi accumulated 98,390 shares. Paychex Inc now has $24.03 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.43% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $41.95. As per Thursday, October 29, the company rating was downgraded by Credit Suisse. Loop Capital maintained the shares of RAD in report on Friday, September 29 with "Hold" rating.

Author: 0 Analyst Buzz: Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD)

One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating, nineteen have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company's stock. The rating was maintained by Mizuho on Sunday, October 29 with "Buy". (NASDAQ: GILD ) rating on Tuesday, May 30. Seaport Global upgraded PDC Energy, Inc.

Author: 0 Technical Snapshots for Investors - JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM)

It has outperformed by 45.08% the S&P500. Franklin Street Advisors Inc increased Jpmorgan Chase & Co ( JPM ) stake by 41.85% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Finally, Barclays PLC reissued an "overweight" rating and set a $100.00 price objective on shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co.in a research note on Monday, March 20th.

Author: 0 Ascena Retail Group Inc (ASNA) Posts In-Line Earnings

One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and eight have assigned a hold rating to the company's stock. Ascena Retail Group presently has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $3.50. Reports First Quarter Results and Provides Guidance ..." on December 04, 2017. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.94 in Q2 2017. Its distance from 20 days simple moving average is 1.26%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is -0.6% while it has a ...