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Finance Snapchat shares plummet as Snap Inc's first results are out
Author: 0 Snapchat shares plummet as Snap Inc's first results are out

The company is expected to post a loss for the quarter, and has seen its share values decline from their post-IPO peak, although they're still trading higher than the $17-per-share price of the initial public offering. In Wednesday's conference call with analysts, Spiegel sought again to distance Snapchat from the likes of Facebook, pointing out that its main focus was not to get as many users to sign up as possible.

Finance Obama-era rule on financial advisers to go forward, for now
Author: 0 Obama-era rule on financial advisers to go forward, for now

Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta said on Monday in an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal . Acosta added the rule will go into partial effect on June 9 and full implementation will go into effect on January 1 next year. Some have called for a complete delay of the rule. Acosta said after considering the record and the requirements of the Administrative Procedure Act, there is "no principled legal basis to change the June 9 date" for the definition of the term fiduciary and the ...

Finance Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran
Author: 0 Reformists sweep Tehran municipal vote as Rouhani wins Iran

The political process amounts to more of a selection than an election . His comments came hours after he told an audience in Saudi Arabia that Iran fuelled "the fires of sectarian conflict and terror" and called for its worldwide isolation, in comments that came after the separate announcement of a $110bn U.S.

Finance Facebook shakes up Live with new social chat features
Author: 0 Facebook shakes up Live with new social chat features

Facebook says that there are actually ten times as may comments on Live vides as there are on regular recorded videos. Now, the social-networking company has added a few new features to make the live encounters even more personal. ( Read: Only your friends seeing you write "YAY HAMILTON!" during a broadcast from Broadway.) Which seems handy enough, I guess, as somebody who typically strays away from commenting during Live videos because of the wide audience.

Author: 0 The Sell-Side Reaction To The Coca-Cola Company (KO)'s Recent Shift

Consolidated by 137.0% in the first quarter. Perigon Wealth Management LLC now owns 54,976 shares of the company's stock valued at $2,335,000 after buying an additional 6,489 shares during the period. The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.37 per share.

Finance Ford's new CEO promises a fit _ but fun _ company
Author: 0 Ford's new CEO promises a fit _ but fun _ company

Ford explained that the company needs "a leader who's transformed a company before". While praising Fields' contribution to the company, Ford said the automaker needed to move faster on new initiatives and to better explain its long-term strategy.

Author: 0 Fine Gael ministers set to bid to succeed Enda Kenny

Having introduced six budgets and one supplementary budget, the secondary school teacher who turns 74 this Sunday said that he was "honoured to serve as Minister for Finance since March 2011". Quoting our article, Cllr Doyle said: "I have a huge amount of respect for both Simon Coveney and Leo Varadkar". He has a very tough job at the moment as Minister for Housing.

Finance Exane Derivatives Buys Shares of 5367 Target Co. (TGT)
Author: 0 Exane Derivatives Buys Shares of 5367 Target Co. (TGT)

Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here. Now Target Corporation's current price is $21.54 shy of the official highest sell-side analyst price target on Wall Street. The shares were acquired at an average cost of $58.95 per share, for a total transaction of $294,750.00. (NYSE:TGT) by 14.7% during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Finance Released Puerto Rican Terrorist to Be Honored in New York Parade
Author: 0 Released Puerto Rican Terrorist to Be Honored in New York Parade

The mood will be decidedly in the Miranda camp on Thursday, when Lopez Rivera-who was officially released from house arrest in Puerto Rico today-returns to the Humboldt Park neighborhood where he came of age and which, by and large, now reveres him, sporting murals in his honor along parts of Paseo Boricua.

Finance EU official says deal on Greek bailout 'doable'
Author: 0 EU official says deal on Greek bailout 'doable'

The eurozone-IMF standoff is the final obstacle to Greece unlocking a tranche of bailout funds that will let it repay €7.3m (£6.3bn) of loans due to be paid in July. This would include dramatically extending grace periods and maturities on the loans far beyond what the eurozone has committed to so far. European Union officials warn that the Greek programme will run into logistical problems if a deal is not reached soon, especially given that approval procedures will be needed in some ...

Finance Uber admits to shortchanging NY drivers by millions of dollars
Author: 0 Uber admits to shortchanging NY drivers by millions of dollars

Uber owes its drivers in New York City tens of millions of dollars after shortchanging them due to "miscalculated payments", according to a new report by the Wall Street Journal . The reason for this, is that Uber has accidentally underpaid NYC drivers, and possibly for as long as the last two and half years. "Hong Kong is an worldwide city known for its embrace of global economic trends and new technologies, but current transportation regulations have failed to keep up with innovation", ...

Finance Why is Fiat Chrysler being sued by the Justice Department?
Author: 0 Why is Fiat Chrysler being sued by the Justice Department?

If a vehicle contains undisclosed features that affect emissions, the COC would be considered invalid, notes the EPA . The software enabled the vehicles to produce lower emissions during roadworthiness tests than they did when used under normal driving conditions.

Author: 0 Hot Stocks To Watch: Huntsman Corporation (HUN), General Electric Company (GE)

The stock of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN ) has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, September 29 by Macquarie Research. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. Avista Corporation's dividend has May 25, 2017 as record date. Checking in on some other technical levels, the 14-day RSI is now at 58.25. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: This article was originally published by Transcript Daily and is owned by of Transcript Daily.

Finance US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years
Author: 0 US new-home sales drop 11.4% in April, most in 2 years

The Commerce Department said on Tuesday new home sales declined 11.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 569,00 units last month , with sales in the West region plunging to their lowest level in almost 1-1/2 years. The dollar.DXY was trading firmer against a basket of currencies on Tuesday, while prices of U.S. Treasuries fell. The U.S. dollar .DXY was slightly firmer against a basket of currencies.

Finance Mixture of old and new faces in Macron's first government
Author: 0 Mixture of old and new faces in Macron's first government

It's a sign of the new French president's determination to shore up European unity. "I am counting a lot on President Tusk and his leadership to go further in this overhaul". Other appointments included Mr Francois Bayrou, the head of the centrist Modem party, as justice minister and Ms Marielle de Sarnez as junior Europe minister.

Author: 0 Manchester Arena terror attack: NY steps up security after concert blast

Police said: "Emergency services are now responding to reports of an explosion at Manchester Arena ". Local police said they are treating the incident as a terrorist attack until they find otherwise. After the initial incident, police carried out a precautionary controlled explosion nearby but the item turned out to be discarded clothing, not a "suspicious item", Greater Manchester Police said.

Author: 0 Trump urges Muslims to join 'battle of good and evil'

Trump . "No accepting it. No excusing it and no ignoring it", he said in Riyadh , the capital of Saudi Arabia . One speech can not change Arab or Muslim perceptions of the president or the U.S.as an ally. "So you have another story wrong", he told reporters. "A better future is only possible if your nations drive out the terrorists and extremists..." They have borne the brunt of the killings and the worst of the destruction in this wave of fanatical violence...

Finance Tesla Inc (TSLA) Adds Unlimited Supercharging to its Referral Program
Author: 0 Tesla Inc (TSLA) Adds Unlimited Supercharging to its Referral Program

It was clear from previous sightings of Model 3 release candidates that the charge port of the vehicle was different from Tesla's previous vehicles. "In this segment we talk about some new information sent to us from a Tesla source and their efforts to clarify Model 3 vs Model S. Details such as length, performance, charging and much more revealed!" After the first picture of the charge port in-use emerged today, it looks like the vehicle features the same charge connector as the Model S ...

Finance Meatloaf again: Christie meekly accepts Trump's Medicaid cuts
Author: 0 Meatloaf again: Christie meekly accepts Trump's Medicaid cuts

Trump fired Flynn as national security adviser less than a month after taking office and 18 days after then-acting Attorney General Sally Yates warned the White House about Flynn's potential vulnerability to Russian blackmail. Christie said he planned to endorse whichever Republican wins the nomination and would be willing to campaign for that person before the general election, provided he's asked.

Author: 0 Saudi, UAE pledge $100mn to Ivanka Trump women's fund

The U.S. has never recognized Israeli sovereignty over territory occupied in 1967, including east Jerusalem. As President Donald Trump became the first sitting USA president to visit the hallowed Western Wall on Monday, it remained unclear whether his administration was changing longstanding us policy by declaring the wall's location to be Israel, versus Jerusalem.

Finance Eurozone jobs growth running at 'near-decade highs'
Author: 0 Eurozone jobs growth running at 'near-decade highs'

A reading above 50.0 signals an increase in activity, while a reading below signals a decline. Economists forecast the index to drop to 56.6 in May from 56.7 in April. If realized, that would be the fastest expansion since the first three months of 2015. Williamson said the PMI pointed to second quarter GDP growth of 0.7 percent, much faster than the 0.4 percent predicted in a Reuters poll last week.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande Manchester Concert Explosion: Shock, Chaos on the Ground During Aftermath

He said the blast was by the foyer door, next to the merchandise, and that glass and metal nuts were left on the floor. "A huge bomb-like bang went off that hugely panicked everyone and we were all trying to flee the arena", he said. Witnesses reported seeing helicopters above the arena after the incident. Other videos posted on Twitter showed fans screaming and running inside the venue.

Finance Featured Stock Overview: United States Steel Corp. (X)
Author: 0 Featured Stock Overview: United States Steel Corp. (X)

While taking an overview of recommendation trends, the stock now has an average brokerage recommendation of 2.50. The Company is engaged in producing flat-rolled and tubular products with production operations in North America and Europe. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 1st will be issued a dividend of $0.02 per share. This represents a $0.08 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.46%.

Finance Rebuffing Trump, Iran president says missile tests to continue 'if necessary'
Author: 0 Rebuffing Trump, Iran president says missile tests to continue 'if necessary'

The poor things have never seen a ballot box. Rouhani added: "Our missiles are for peace, not for attack". He said Iran does not need permission of the U.S. Iranian municipal councils choose mayors and decide on budgets and development projects. President Donald Trump (third from right) and Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (second from left) place their hands on a glowing orb to formally open a centre for combating extremism in Riyadh.

Author: 0 Former FBI Director James Comey Will Testify In Open Session

The White House did not dispute the account portrayed, and instead said that the FBI investigation had put unnecessary pressure on the President's ability to conduct diplomacy with Russian Federation. Trump also announced he nominated Callista Gingrich, wife of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, to be the ambassador to the Vatican. A leaked memo shows President Trump called Comey "crazy" and "a real nutjob" in a meeting with Russian officials.

Finance At least 19 dead after 'terror attack' at Ariana Grande concert
Author: 0 At least 19 dead after 'terror attack' at Ariana Grande concert

There was no immediate claim of responsibility, but US officials drew parallels to the coordinated attacks in November 2015 by Islamist militants on the Bataclan concert hall and other sites in Paris, which claimed about 130 lives. Manchester Arena, the largest indoor arena in Europe, opened in 1995 and is a popular concert and sporting venue. Gary Walker, from Leeds, was with his wife in the foyer waiting to pick up his two daughters who were at the concert.

Author: 0 Blast at Ariana Grande concert in England kills 19 people

At least 22 have been confirmed dead and 59 injured as of 2:30 a.m. ET Tuesday. The blast killed 19 people and injured dozens more. "What I also think we need to say people is that the world should not get used to this". She said her thoughts are with the victims and the families of those who have been affected. "This would be the deadliest attack in the United Kingdom since the London bombings of July 2005".

Author: 0 Witnesses describe terrifying scenes following explosion in Manchester

Grande said today that she was "broken" and at a loss for words over the deadly terror attack at her concert. Anyone with concerns over loved ones can contact 0161 856 9400 or 0161 856 9900 for assistance. Other images show the chaotic aftermath. May says the incident is being treated as an "appalling terrorist attack". She will chair a meeting of the government's emergency Cobra committee early Tuesday morning.

Finance The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Alpha Windward LLC
Author: 0 The Coca-Cola Co (KO) Shares Bought by Alpha Windward LLC

The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through the SEC website . All things being equal, stocks with higher earnings-per-share growth rates are generally more desirable than those with slower earnings-per-share growth rates.

Author: 0 Trump's Speech on Radical Islam Praised by US Jewish Groups

The White House confirmed the draft was authentic, but cautioned the president had not yet signed off on the final product and that changes could be made. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem . In office, he ordered temporary bans on people from several Muslim-majority countries, which have been blocked by courts that ruled they were discriminatory.

Author: 0 Game Digital PLC's (GMD) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Therefore 100% are positive. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. BNP Paribas maintained the stock with "Neutral" rating in Thursday, July 23 report. JP Morgan has "Overweight" rating and GBX 150 target. Cornerstone Advsrs Inc reported 0.06% in Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG).

Author: 0 Oil prices fall as White House proposes US oil reserve sales

This is the first time since 2001 that OPEC and some of its rivals had reached a deal to jointly reduce output to tackle the global oil glut. Oil prices continued to climb to start the week, pushing futures to their highest levels in more than a month on Monday ahead of a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries .

Finance DeVos: 'School choice' will not be mandated by Washington
Author: 0 DeVos: 'School choice' will not be mandated by Washington

But DeVos said nothing about tax credits or any other specific policy, saying only that Trump would propose something big - and that the administration would not force states to take part. "One only has to look to MI to see that Betsy DeVos' awful educational experiment has been an unmitigated disaster". "Everyone - in both parties - should support equal opportunity in education, regardless of a child's income, zip code or family circumstances", she said, noting that the nation's first ...

Author: 0 Average Brokerage Rating Of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), Calpine Corporation (CPN)

In all for the April period, Wal-Mart earned $3.04 billion, or $1 a share, compared with $3.08 billion, or 98 cents a share, a year ago, the first quarterly earnings-per-share increase in more than two years. This was another apparent reason for the sales boost, with the retailer reporting that its store visits rose 1.5%, the tenth consecutive quarterly increase.

Finance How Much Damages Made By Wannacry Ransomware Attack Made Throughout The World
Author: 0 How Much Damages Made By Wannacry Ransomware Attack Made Throughout The World

While the ransomware disrupted telecommunications companies, hospitals and other organizations globally, Bossert emphasized during the daily White House press briefing held Monday afternoon that the "U.S. Even though there are ways to install the latest updates on updates on Windows which are not genuine, Microsoft is also implementing restrictions every once in a while, so depending on the release, it could be more or less hard to patch a pirated Windows copy.

Finance Trump arrives in Israel, hoping to rekindle peace process
Author: 0 Trump arrives in Israel, hoping to rekindle peace process

Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have pledged $100mn to a women's business fund supported by Ivanka Trump, daughter of the president who on Monday wound up a visit to Riyadh. Trump is seeking to ease concerns that his policies won't be as beneficial to Israel as once believed. Reinforcing his theme of U.S. economic deals, the U.S.

Author: 0 Trump says Iran should never be allowed to have a nuclear weapon

In his own brief remarks Monday, Netanyahu said Israel shared Trump's commitment to peace as outlined in the president's address to the Arab leaders. Their talks come with hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli jails on hunger strike since April 17, and activists were hoping to display banners in Bethlehem to drawn Trump's attention to it.

Author: 0 Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK) Going Through Hard Times This Year

Baird Financial Group Inc. boosted its position in Autodesk by 1.0% in the fourth quarter. Finally, NBT Bank N A NY purchased a new stake in shares of Autodesk during the first quarter worth approximately $210,000. Shares of the company have shown an EPS growth of 14.80% in the last 5 years. For the next 5 years, Autodesk, Inc.is expecting Growth of 23.95% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -30.61% per annum.