Wednesday May 23-rd, 2018

Venezuela to launch cryptocurrency to fight Trump sanctions Venezuela to launch cryptocurrency to fight Trump sanctions

As per the reports from Reuters , Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro made this special announcement during a Christmas television special. During the broadcast, Maduro revealed that the cryptocurrency will be backed by commodity reserves incl...

Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC Raises Holdings in Ball Co. (BLL)

Over the last quarter, insiders sold 39,167 shares of company stock valued at $1,597,782. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 5.7% on a year-over-year basis. (NASDAQ:PLUS) for 17,405 shares. Raymond James Na reported 6,707 shares. Ls Inv Advsrs Ltd L...

Cboe announces bitcoin futures to start trading Sunday Cboe announces bitcoin futures to start trading Sunday

The Commission additionally issued an unprecedented fact sheet on self-certified contracts for bitcoin products. Disclosure: CME Group has an ownership stake in Digital Currency Group, CoinDesk's parent company. Bitcoin has gained more mainst...

Broadcom nominates 11 new directors for Qualcomm board Broadcom nominates 11 new directors for Qualcomm board

It follows Broadcom's failed $105bn takeover bid for rival Qualcomm last month, which the latter's board rejected amid concerns on regulatory uncertainty as well as claiming the offer was too low. Broadcom said that if elected, the new board wou...

Toys R Us plans to close 26 stores in the UK Toys R Us plans to close 26 stores in the UK

But the warehouse style stores we opened in the 1980's and 1990's, while successful in the early days, are too big and expensive to run in the current retail environment. If approved, Toys R Us UK would see its rental obligations "substantially reduc...

Sensex, Nifty Pare Gains To End Flat Sensex, Nifty Pare Gains To End Flat

At 11.30 AM: Sensex zooms 116 points or 0.35% to 32,949.04 while the wider Nifty was up by over 36 points or 0.36% to 10,158.00. Shares of Biocon surged 15% after the biotechnology major said it has received regulatory approval to market a biosimil...

Subway Is Handing Out Free Cookies In Perth Today! Subway Is Handing Out Free Cookies In Perth Today!

Cinnabon is teaming up with the Christie Cookie Company for a new treat right in time for National Cookie Day. LOUIS, Mo. _National Cookie Day is a holiday you don't want to miss. Naturally, the holiday is devoted to eating cookies-and many rest...

Are Analysts Bullish Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) After Last Week?

Express Scripts Holding Company ( ESRX ) traded down $0.77 during trading hours on Friday, reaching $64.41. Shares of Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX) opened at 59.76 on Friday. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, July 21 by Cana...

Baldwin Investment Management LLC Cuts Holdings in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB) Baldwin Investment Management LLC Cuts Holdings in Schlumberger Limited. (NYSE:SLB)

It has underperformed by 20.00% the S&P500. Icon Advisers Inc invested in 331,350 shares or 1.52% of the stock. Zoetis Inc now has $35.23 billion valuation. ZTS's profit will be $321.61 million for 27.39 P/E if the $0.66 EPS becomes a reality. MKEWF'...

Merck & Co (MRK) Stake Increased by Ajo Lp

Oxbow Advisors LLC now owns 11,495 shares of the company's stock worth $730,000 after acquiring an additional 1,820 shares in the last quarter. About 12.09M shares traded or 13.85% up from the average. (NYSE:MRK) for 4,554 shares. (NYSE:MRK). Howe & ...

UK Treasury to Regulate Bitcoin Amid AML and Tax Evasion Fears UK Treasury to Regulate Bitcoin Amid AML and Tax Evasion Fears

In an interview with the Telegraph , John Mann, a member of the Treasury Select Committee, said that he "wasn't convinced" that authorities were on top of the emerging currency and expected that there would be an inquiry next year. He added: "It w...

American Airlines Is Putting a Ban on Some Smart Luggage American Airlines Is Putting a Ban on Some Smart Luggage

The bags typically contain lithium-ion batteries, which can represent a fire hazard in a plane's cargo hold. Bluesmart issued a press release stating that its products comply with federal regulations and that the company is working with airlines to...

Walt Disney Reportedly Resumes Talks To Buy 21st Century Fox Assets

The family aims to make a decision on whether to do a deal by the end of the year, the person said. Much like Disney, Comcast wants to "explore talks" to buy Fox's movie and TV studio, as well as some of its cable networks, and its stakes in satell...

Meet The World's First Bitcoin Billionaires Meet The World's First Bitcoin Billionaires

The cryptocurrency surpassed a record high of $11,700 on Sunday. The brothers reportedly bought 1 percent of all Bitcoin in circulation at the time. " We wanted to build an exchange that was similar to Nasdaq or NYSE for digital currency ", Tyler W...

Barclays follows United Kingdom government in axing Kaspersky products

GCHQ's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has warned government departments not to use antivirus products with links to Russian Federation for systems related to national security and those which are "critically important". According to Novaya ...

Co-operative first to sell food past its 'best before' date Co-operative first to sell food past its 'best before' date

The region will make the move, selling dried foods and tinned products for 10p once they reach their best beyond date. A supermarket chain has become the first big retailer to sell food after its "best before" date in an attempt to cut down on £5...

Facebook to open swanky new London office creating 800 jobs Facebook to open swanky new London office creating 800 jobs

The social media company will also offer space in its new office to UK-based startups as part of an accelerator program, the company said Monday. The seven-floor building at Rathbone Place, near Oxford Circus in central London, was designed by Fran...

Quebec's new face-covering law fails first legal challenge Quebec's new face-covering law fails first legal challenge

This was cited by Justice Babak Barin as the reason why he decided on Friday to suspend the law's key Article 10 until a time when the provincial government gives clear guidelines on the issue, the National Post reported . "We argued that there was ...

Rail passengers warned of day of disruption as Euston services suspended

Others have been sharing details of their journeys so far. Services to and from the station were expected to be normal on Monday. However, it also warned disruption was likely to "continue until the end of service, due to train crew and trains be...

(NASDAQ:GILD) Shares Sold by Investment Centers of America Inc

The SI to Lithia Motors Incorporated's float is 8.6%. The stock increased 0.63% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $31.95. About 8.43M shares traded. Several other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of GILD. 9...

Tractor Supply Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (TSCO)

The stock decreased 0.36% or $0.18 during the last trading session, reaching $50.19. About 6,676 shares traded. Model N, Inc. (NYSE:MODN) has risen 18.66% since December 3, 2016 and is uptrending. Principal Finance Gp holds 0.01% in Tractor Supply Co...

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Holder Ajo LP Has Lowered Its Stake

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Swedbank acquired 14,681 shares as Johnson & Johnso ( JNJ)'s stock rose 6.85%. The institutional investor held 5.33M shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $705.13 mill...

FedEx Corporation (FDX) EPS Estimated At $2.86

Rowland & Company Investment Counsel increased Ross Stores Inc (ROST) stake by 24.27% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Abbot Financial Management Inc. now owns 8,615 shares of the shipping service provider's stock worth $1,946,000 after purchasing an a...

First Quadrant LP Boosted Position in Amgen INC (AMGN) by $25.18 Million

Grove Bank & Trust now owns 731 shares of the medical research company's stock worth $126,000 after purchasing an additional 341 shares during the period. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have assigned a hold rating, nine ...

Coca-Cola (NYSE:KO) Upgraded to Outperform at Wells Fargo & Company

It has a 20.8 P/E ratio. The Company's segments include Europe and Corporate. Bnp Paribas Investment Partners Sa decreased Coca Cola Co (KO) stake by 13.02% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. First Eagle Investment Management LLC raised its stake in Co...

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