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Markets Business Report: Amazon's short list of potential second headquarters
Author: 0 Business Report: Amazon's short list of potential second headquarters

And former top dog Atlanta, listed at 2-to-1 odds, moved into a tie for second, also at 7-to-2. Mr. Simonson's money is on Atlanta, which has both the population and transportation infrastructure to accommodate Amazon's ambitions. Los Angeles is the only west coast representative on the list of 20 cities, which is concentrated heavily in the midwest and northeastern United States.

Markets In Shift, Mayor Voices Openness to Congestion Pricing
Author: 0 In Shift, Mayor Voices Openness to Congestion Pricing

The proposals are part of a report by a task force, "Fix NYC", convened by Governor Cuomo after he declared a state of emergency in the subways last June. "We have to figure out how to inhibit empty cars on our streets". "It does not achieve, in my view, some of the things we need the most , which is a guaranteed, reliable form of funding for the MTA".

Author: 0 UBS Oconnor LLC Takes Position in Valero Energy Corporation (VLO)

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Shapiro Capital Management Llc who had been investing in General Electric Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $140.79 billion market cap company.

Markets Wall St slips as healthcare, energy stocks drag
Author: 0 Wall St slips as healthcare, energy stocks drag

Still, the Dow's march toward 26000 has been fast. United States benchmarks were mixed at mid-session, with the Dow Jones off 58 points to stand at 25,959. The biggest gains were for pharmaceutical company Merck & Co, health insurer United Health and digger manufacturer Caterpillar. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 120 points, or 0.5 percent, to 25,910.

Markets New order-to-store system blamed for Whole Foods shortages
Author: 0 New order-to-store system blamed for Whole Foods shortages

Many shoppers are pointing to Amazon as the culprit for the inventory shortage, assuming the online retailer's focus on cost-cutting is undermining the efficiency of its recently acquired grocery store. But for Whole Foods, the empty shelves have nothing to do with the weather. "At my store, we are constantly running out of products in every department, including mine", an assistant department manager of an Illinois Whole Foods told Business Insider .

Markets 401(k) investors: Is the Dow climbing too high, too fast?
Author: 0 401(k) investors: Is the Dow climbing too high, too fast?

Wage gains haven't risen as quickly as the stock market, but companies will eventually need to begin boosting salaries, and that will have some impact on earnings, he said. Citigroup rose 0.4 percent after the bank reported an $18.3 billion loss for the fourth quarter due to the new tax law. Viacom fell 7.0 percent after sources told Reuters CBS Corp and the company were not in active merger discussions.

Markets Bitcoin's Slump Is Even Steeper Compared With Smaller Cryptos
Author: 0 Bitcoin's Slump Is Even Steeper Compared With Smaller Cryptos

Over the last 36 hours, in the case of Ripple , Bitcoin and Ethereum and other coins, they all started their main drops at around the same time (15:00 to 16:00 UTC on 16 January), hit a distinct trough around 22:00 UTC on 16 January, and then hit a high recovery price nearly exactly 24 hours later around 21:00 to 22:00 UTC on 17 January.

Markets OnePlus hack exposed credit cards of up to 40000 people
Author: 0 OnePlus hack exposed credit cards of up to 40000 people

A malicious script on the company's pages was inserted, harvesting the information from web browsers. While the investigation into potential culprits is still ongoing, and while a spokesperson insists only one server was affected, OnePlus has said, "We can not apologize enough for letting something like this happen".

Markets Facebook to start ranking news outlets on community trust
Author: 0 Facebook to start ranking news outlets on community trust

He wrote in the blog post: "We surveyed a diverse and representative sample of people using Facebook across the USA to gauge their familiarity with, and trust in, various different sources of news". In its announcement on Friday, Facebook warned that publishers who scored low on the trustworthy rankings may see their traffic decline. Zuckerberg said he will leave that to the site's users.

Markets How major United States stock indexes fared on Thursday
Author: 0 How major United States stock indexes fared on Thursday

Main Street investors, who have been on the sidelines for most of the nine-year bull run after getting burned in the last market crash in 2008-09, are turning more optimistic. The insurer advanced 3.1% to $249.15. The stock closed 1.7% higher. A substantial part of the latest leg up in the Dow has been due to Boeing's share price surge.

Markets Bitcoin Plummets In Value As Countries Crack Down On Cryptocurrencies
Author: 0 Bitcoin Plummets In Value As Countries Crack Down On Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin fell below the US$10,000 level on Wednesday as a selloff continued in cyrptocurrencies amid fears of a regulatory clampdown on the units in various countries including South Korea and China . It was up 6.7 percent in the last 24 hours. While it has not been a good week for bitcoin, and cryptocurrency as a whole, it is safe to say we will definitely be seeing more news from it in the coming months.

Author: 0 Technical Trading: Focusing on Shares of Thailand Index MSCI Ishares (THD)

The EBITDA Yield is a great way to determine a company's profitability. Many investors look for companies that are solid sales leaders within a market that is growing. There are often many underlying factors that come into play with the Price to Book ratio so all additional metrics should be considered as well. The key as with most things in life is to figure out how to learn from past mistakes and use that knowledge to make better decisions going forward.

Markets Newsroom Unionizes As LA Times Publisher Faces Investigation Over Sex Harassment Allegations
Author: 0 Newsroom Unionizes As LA Times Publisher Faces Investigation Over Sex Harassment Allegations

Chicago-based Tronc is the nation's third-largest newspaper publisher and its properties include many venerable papers, including the Chicago Tribune, San Diego Union-Tribune, New York Daily News, Orlando Sentinel and Baltimore Sun. "Levinsohn has lost credibility as the leader of one of the country's top newspapers". In a statement after the vote results were announced, Tronc tried to strike a conciliatory note.

Author: 0 Diving into the Valuation Scores for United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)

Cortland Advisers Llc who had been investing in Suncor Energy Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $61.65B market cap company. Vetr upgraded United Parcel Service from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $116.85 target price on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, December 26th.

Markets Google strikes patent licensing deal with Tencent
Author: 0 Google strikes patent licensing deal with Tencent

The cross-licensing deal will see Google and Tencent share patents covering a range of products and technologies. There is also scope for future collaboration, with an understanding the companies will develop future technologies together.

Markets Crude oil futures plunge to Rs. 4025 per barrel
Author: 0 Crude oil futures plunge to Rs. 4025 per barrel

At the end of last year, EIA expected production to average 10.0 million bbls/d this year - this week, in its latest Short Term Energy Outlook , that has increased to 10.3 million bbls/d. The IEA expects Venezuela's troubles to worsen after its 2017 production fell to the lowest in almost 30 years. That was slightly below the five-year average of just over 420 million barrels, the target for OPEC and others cutting output.

Markets Amazon is raising your Prime monthly subscription
Author: 0 Amazon is raising your Prime monthly subscription

Well, guess what? Your monthly subscription is rising to $12.99 from $10.99, which works out to $156 a year. "Prime provides an unparalleled combination of shipping, shopping and entertainment benefits, and we continue to invest in making Prime even more valuable for our members", the company said in a statement.

Markets FCC Chairman Ajit Pai proposes $500 million for rural broadband push
Author: 0 FCC Chairman Ajit Pai proposes $500 million for rural broadband push

The cable industry's top lobbying group recently about dramatic increases in home Internet speeds that occurred while net neutrality rules were in place. 22 states of the Union (that's nearly half, geography fans) have announced that they are mounting a lawsuit against the FCC over its decision to drop the Obama-era protections on the "all bytes are equal" rules.

Markets Uber Completes Sale of $9.3 Billion in Stock Led by SoftBank
Author: 0 Uber Completes Sale of $9.3 Billion in Stock Led by SoftBank

Travis Kalanick , who was ousted as CEO past year after a controversial run, will get $1.4 billion from the deal, making him officially a billionaire. Uber is hoping the deal helps it move past recent internal strife and strengthens the position of CEO Dara Khosrowshahi . In March 2017, Kalanick was also filmed in a heated discussion with an Uber driver.

Markets J Sainsbury (LON:SBRY) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital
Author: 0 J Sainsbury (LON:SBRY) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital

About 911,514 shares traded. This was released in a report on 19 January. It has outperformed by 37.37% the S&P500. The company reported GBX 127.10 ($1.72) EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of GBX 125.90 ($1.71) by GBX 1.20 ($0.02).

Markets A Little Warmer, Lots Of Clouds
Author: 0 A Little Warmer, Lots Of Clouds

Use caution if you must venture out this morning. It will be another cold night as high pressure builds into the southeast. On Thursday there will be plenty of sunshine and we have little to no chance for rain. High temperatures this afternoon will be warmer than Thursday's , but still close to seasonable generally mid to upper 30s. A few more clouds will return with winds picking up and that will increase the fire danger Friday and Saturday .

Markets Jacksonville fails in bid to get Amazon headquarters
Author: 0 Jacksonville fails in bid to get Amazon headquarters

Boston; Chicago; Columbus, Ohio; Dallas; Denver; Indianapolis; Los Angeles; Miami; Montgomery County, Md .; Nashville; Newark, N.J.; NY; northern Virginia; Philadelphia; Pittsburgh; Raleigh, N.C.; Toronto; and Washington, D.C., are contenders in the Seattle-based company's quest for a second home.

Markets Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) EPS Estimated At $0.21
Author: 0 Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) EPS Estimated At $0.21

About 7.66 million shares traded or 281.66% up from the average. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. As per Monday, October 3, the company rating was upgraded by Deutsche Bank. River & Mercantile Asset Management Llp decreased Cisco Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CSCO) stake by 23,500 shares to 106,400 valued at $3.58 million in 2017Q3.

Author: 0 Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Rating Reiterated by BMO Capital Markets

Its share price has decline -20.57% in three months and is up 4.17% for the last five trades. WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE:WBC) has risen 17.28% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. Therefore 58% are positive. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is 2.36 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 3 Billion.

Markets Important Technical Indicators to Consider: Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA)
Author: 0 Important Technical Indicators to Consider: Tesla, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA)

The stock has a market cap of $58,350.00, a P/E ratio of -40.56 and a beta of 0.94. The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.81 million shares versus an average volume of 0.49 million shares during last trading session. The shares were sold at an average price of $312.08, for a total transaction of $1,268,605.20. (NYSE:STZ) stake by 4,634 shares to 8,794 valued at $1.75M in 2017Q3.

Markets North Korea could compete in four events at Pyeongchang 2018
Author: 0 North Korea could compete in four events at Pyeongchang 2018

North Korean IOC member Chang Ung met the delegation. "If North Korea does not choose the pathway of engagement, discussion, negotiation, then they themselves will trigger an option", he said . "It's a hard game for Canada in the sense that here is the United States telling everybody, close down diplomatic relations with North Korea ", Grinius said.

Author: 0 Data Offers Insight Into Which Area Could Get New Amazon HQ

In the South, Miami and Atlanta are being considered. Officials in cities that made the short took the opportunity to further tout their cities, with Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney noting "all that Philadelphia has to offer" and officials in Allegheny County, including Pittsburgh Mayor William Peduto citing the region's "world-class talent pool" and other advantages.

Markets USA stock rally lifts Dow to first close above 26000 points
Author: 0 USA stock rally lifts Dow to first close above 26000 points

The Nasdaq Composite Index closed up by 75 points, or 1%, to 7,298. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 324 points, or 1.3%, to 26,117. The Dow advanced 228.46 points or 0.9 percent to 25,803.19, the Nasdaq climbed 49.28 points or 0.7 percent to 7,261.06 and the S&P 500 rose 18.68 points or 0.7 percent to 2,786.24.

Markets House passes short-term spending bill as government shutdown looms
Author: 0 House passes short-term spending bill as government shutdown looms

Unlike in the House, where Republicans could pass the bill with GOP votes alone, McConnell needs Democrats to pass the bill out of the Senate - as many as more than a dozen depending on GOP no votes or absences. Jerry Moran (R-KS), which would buy lawmakers several more days to hammer out a deal. Sweeten it. And we expect leaders to do just that with tax items, all the way up until Election Day in November.

Markets Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (DPS), Comerica Incorporated (CMA)
Author: 0 Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (DPS), Comerica Incorporated (CMA)

About 136.73 million shares traded or 66.82% up from the average. Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc is an integrated brand owner, manufacturer and distributor of non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Mexico and Canada. portfolio. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 13th were issued a dividend of $0.53 per share. A few other fundamental data points to look at include a current ratio of and a profit margin of 11.10%, indicating underlying health of the company.

Markets After a Terrible Start to 2018, Bitcoin Rebounds Above $11000
Author: 0 After a Terrible Start to 2018, Bitcoin Rebounds Above $11000

At its lows on Tuesday , Bitcoin had fallen 25 per cent in the session, its biggest daily decline in four months. Bitcoin's selloff, sparked by fears of a regulatory crackdown, deepened with the price of a single coin dropping below US$10,000 (NZ$13,669) for the first time since November.

Markets Nifty Hovers Around 10450, Midcap, Smallcap Stocks Outperform
Author: 0 Nifty Hovers Around 10450, Midcap, Smallcap Stocks Outperform

The gauge had rallied 783.70 points in the previous four sessions. Asian markets turned lacklustre after the passage of a sweeping U.S. tax cut legislation. BSE midcap index rose almost 0.50 per cent while smallcap index rose 0.80 per cent. At 10.30 AM: Markets turned negative during early morning trade on Thursday.

Markets General Motors Company (GM), Gerdau SA (GGB)
Author: 0 General Motors Company (GM), Gerdau SA (GGB)

Franklin Resources, Inc. (NYSE:BEN) has risen 19.40% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.26% the S&P500. Stifel Nicolaus cut General Electric from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and cut their price objective for the company from $26.00 to $22.00 in a report on Tuesday, October 24th.