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Hot Stock to Watch: United States Steel Corp. (X)

Hot Stock to Watch: United States Steel Corp. (X)

The firm attains price to earnings ratio of 177.50 and its current ratio stands at 9.80. Unlike P/E, the ratio isn't affected by the chosen depreciation methods, making it suitable for geographic comp...

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UK Unemployment Sticks to 42-Year Low, Missing Consensus

UK Unemployment Sticks to 42-Year Low, Missing Consensus

There were 2,653,000 people in work across Scotland, giving the country an employment rate of 74.9% amongst the working age population. Though up from the previous rates of 2.3 percent and 2.2 perce...

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Khloé Kardashian Thanks Tristan Thompson For Changing Her Life

Khloé Kardashian Thanks Tristan Thompson For Changing Her Life

She doesn't really talk about the baby. Seconds later, Kim Kardashian goes up to Kris Jenner and says, "Did you not know?"And Kris simply says, "No." Hmm". If the rumor mill is correct, the pair is ...

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Target to buy grocery app Shipt, vows same-day delivery by end

Target to buy grocery app Shipt, vows same-day delivery by end

Earlier this year, it bought a small logistics software, Grand Junction , to help it expand its same-day delivery offering for in-store purchases. Target's fleet of shoppers will then pick up the i...

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Uber Accidentally Charged a Passenger $14000 for a 21-Minute Ride

Uber Accidentally Charged a Passenger $14000 for a 21-Minute Ride

After some tweets at the company, Salama was given a $150 refund - a minuscule amount compared to the giant sum he was charged. "There was an error here and it has been resolved". It went on to sa...

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Mobile Jumps Into the TV Business, Will Challenge Cable

Mobile Jumps Into the TV Business, Will Challenge Cable

To make this possible, the carrier has announced that it is acquiring Layer3 TV , which refers to itself as a "next generation cable company". "People love their TV, but they hate their TV provid...

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Manpower hiring survey is another reason to be optimistic about 2018

Manpower hiring survey is another reason to be optimistic about 2018

The survey collects data from almost 59,000 employers in 43 countries, including over 650 in New Zealand. Employers in the construction sector are also more optimistic than in the past, forecastin...

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Ram Setu or Adam's bridge is man made not natural, finds scientists

Ram Setu or Adam's bridge is man made not natural, finds scientists

In the show, a group of oceanologists and archaeologists, citing images from a NASA satellite, claim that the investigators have found a 30-miles-long line of rocks between Sri Lanka and India. Addi...

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South Korea bans its banks from dealing in Bitcoin

South Korea bans its banks from dealing in Bitcoin

Other measures mentioned at the meeting were banning both local financial institutions and minors from dealing in virtual currencies. Financial institutes such as banks will be banned from owning vi...

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Western Digital, Toshiba settle fight over chip unit sale

Western Digital, Toshiba settle fight over chip unit sale

WDC and Tosh will extend the terms of their joint-ventures: Flash Alliance will be extended to December 31, 2029, and Flash Forward to December 31, 2027. In return, the Japanese company will end its l...

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Centre extends deadline for linking Aadhaar, PAN with bank a/c indefinitely

Centre extends deadline for linking Aadhaar, PAN with bank a/c indefinitely

Earlier, the deadline was December 31. After the government confirmed the new deadline on Wednesday evening, the new norms in the Gazette modify the Prevention of Money Laundering Act ( PMLA ) of 20...

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British city refuses licence for Uber

British city refuses licence for Uber

It raised concerns about the massive data breach Uber suffered - and subsequently hid - in October 2016 , and the number of complaints it had received about its service. However, drivers licensed by ...

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Litecoin Dominates the Crypto Charts, Hits All-Time High of $255

But the big question is which is better, bitcoin or litecoin? Litecoin, the silver to bitcoin's gold , is on track to finish the year on a strong note. Litecoin, which has climbed from about $4 at ...

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Supreme Court stalls government's move to take over Unitech

Supreme Court stalls government's move to take over Unitech

Company Law Tribunal, NCLT should have taken leave of apex court before allowing Centre to take over #Unitech Ltd: SC. "The government for once made a move to protect the interest of stuck home bu...

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Mohali ODI: Rain does little to dampen Sri Lankan spirits

Mohali ODI: Rain does little to dampen Sri Lankan spirits

Three Lankan fans Gayan Senananyaka, Pubudu and Mohamed Nilam are in India and have been supporting their team throughout their tour. "And fitness also as you know it has become a very important a...

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Facebook Will Pay Taxes Locally

Facebook Will Pay Taxes Locally

Facebook today said it is shifting to a "local selling structure" in countries outside the US, in which its advertising revenue in that country will be recorded by their local company in the country. ...

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Android Oreo now on 0.5% of devices, Marshmallow still largest at 29.7%

A lot of what we're seeing this time around is more of the same, but one area that might look disheartening is Android Oreo's current adoption. Testing of the button is expected to go on for weeks, ...

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ANZ sells life insurer to Zurich

ANZ sells life insurer to Zurich

Under this agreement, Zurich will have access to ANZ's six million customers which are served through the bank's more than 680 branches and over 2,300 ATMs, as well as digital distribution channels. I...

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U.S. blasts Maduro move to sideline opposition

Pro-government candidates won more than 300 of the 335 local elections held in Venezuela on Sunday, but the results were affected by the absence of opposition candidates in numerous cities where there...

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Seatown Holdings Upped Microsoft (MSFT) Position; Carpenter Technology (CRS)'s Sentiment Is 1.39

Microsoft Corp now has $655.55 billion valuation. The stock increased 1.80% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $17.5. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT )...

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Brokerages Anticipate Kinder Morgan, Inc

Its up 16.29% from 15.10 million shares previously. The SI to TG Therapeutics Incorporated's float is 52.31%. The stock is trading for about -2.85% less than its 52-week high. Other hedge funds and ot...

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The SEC chief has a new warning for ICO investors: Buyer beware

The SEC chief has a new warning for ICO investors: Buyer beware

Chairman Clayton points to concerns that have been raised tied to a lesser standard of protection from startups behind upcoming ICOs versus traditional securities. The SEC has taken an interest in cry...

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United Kingdom inflation delivers unwelcome Christmas surprise for investors

United Kingdom inflation delivers unwelcome Christmas surprise for investors

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FCC, FTC announce partnership to police internet after net neutrality repeal

FCC, FTC announce partnership to police internet after net neutrality repeal

Those protections were part of the 2015 Open Internet order, or net neutrality rules, supported by President Obama and passed by the Democrat-led FCC. In addition to Woz, it includes World Wide Web ...

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Cambiar Investors LLC Holds Holding in Schlumberger LTD (SLB)

Inverness Counsel Llc who had been investing in Schlumberger for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $88.02 billion market cap company. Among 19 analysts covering PepsiCo ( NYSE:PEP )...

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'End of Nuclear Weapons or End of Us': Nobel Laureate's Chilling Prospect

'End of Nuclear Weapons or End of Us': Nobel Laureate's Chilling Prospect

The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons has been signed by 56 countries, none of which have nuclear weapons. ICAN has been considered successful in addressing the absence of global agreem...

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Passenger Arrested After Threatening to Kill Everyone on Flight

Passenger Arrested After Threatening to Kill Everyone on Flight

THIS footage captures the terrifying moment a woman had a mid-air meltdown on a packed jet and screamed: "I will f***ing kill everyone on this plane". She was charged with three counts of Felony crimi...

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Providence and Ascension in talks to merge

Providence and Ascension in talks to merge

According to authentic sources, the two reputed healthcare organizations are keen on sharing anonymized patient information, which may come to fruition through this deal. Dignity Health and Catholic H...

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HSBC money laundering charge to be lifted by USA authorities

HSBC money laundering charge to be lifted by USA authorities

That agreement, reached in 2012, meant HSBC paid a then-record $1.9 billion fine, submitted to an outside monitor, and committed to reforms. The bank paid a $1.9 billion fine and entered a five-...

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Site C megaproject to go ahead at increased cost of $10.7B

Site C megaproject to go ahead at increased cost of $10.7B

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