Economy

Is it too late to mail cards, gifts for Christmas delivery?

Is it too late to mail cards, gifts for Christmas delivery?

Hudson says the entire city of Shreveport shipped out about 5,000 packages on Sunday, but one day later, the Southfield location will ship that many alone. Post Office at Fourth Street and Avenue B in...

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Gas Prices Soar Over Last Year, Down on the Month

Gas Prices Soar Over Last Year, Down on the Month

In addition, the gap between prices today and a year ago is also at its narrowest in months, highlighting that prices are moving in the right direction for many. Nationwide, AAA expects one-third of a...

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Three Active Stock among hottest: Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ:ESRX)

The shares were acquired at an average cost of $61.13 per share, for a total transaction of $489,040.00. Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has declined 16.63% since December 18, 2016 and is downtrending. Av...

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Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Sold by Sit Investment Associates Inc

Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Sold by Sit Investment Associates Inc

About 4.16 million shares traded. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ) has the Market Capitalization of 168.37 Billion. It has underperformed by 20.44% the S&P500. Botty Ltd Liability holds 0.05% ...

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Stock Buzzer: International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

The market capitalization (Stock Price Multiply by Total Number of Outstanding Shares) for the company is reported at $142.57B. The Fifth Third Bancorp holds 279,046 shares with $42.93M value, down fr...

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Boston Private Wealth LLC Reduces Position in Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

In this case, shares are down -5.38%, the 52-week high touched on January 25, 2017, but are collecting gains at -2.38% for the past 12 months. Applied Materials's dividend payout ratio is 12.62%. Pens...

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What's Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) Upside After This Short Interest Increase?

Envestnet Asset Inc, Illinois-based fund reported 510 shares. The institutional investor held 9,113 shares of the miscellaneous company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $2.74 million, up from 1,210 at ...

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Anonymous donor extends $25000 match for Bay City Salvation Army

Anonymous donor extends $25000 match for Bay City Salvation Army

Hickman is holding out hope that despite the challenges that come with the winter weather that the community will rally around The Salvation Army and help lift it over it's fundraising target. we supp...

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Death of CSX CEO raises questions about reforms at railroad

Death of CSX CEO raises questions about reforms at railroad

Hunter Harrison, the board asked for a report on the company's progress since the STB held a "public listening session" in October to hear from shippers and stakeholders that have complained about CSX...

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Louisville flights impacted by Atlanta airport outage

Louisville flights impacted by Atlanta airport outage

Worldwide flights were diverted, officials said. American Airlines canceled 24 departures and an equal number of arrivals, said spokesman Ross Feinstein. "I've been really impressed by everyone on t...

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Tillerson: North Korea 'must earn its way back' to negotiations

Tillerson: North Korea 'must earn its way back' to negotiations

During the Atlantic Council meeting, he said it's not realistic to expect the North to come to the table ready to denuclearize. Washington previously demanded as preconditions a halt to North Kore...

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Campbell gets the munchies, buys Snyder's-Lance for $4.87B

Campbell gets the munchies, buys Snyder's-Lance for $4.87B

Campbell Soup Co and Hershey Co on Monday unveiled deals totalling almost $6 billion (£4.47 billion) to buy healthy packaged snacks makers, the latest example of big USA food companies trying to ca...

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Thales' 4.8 billion-euro bid for Gemalto gets thumbs up from investors

Thales' 4.8 billion-euro bid for Gemalto gets thumbs up from investors

Gemalto is a digital security firm that produces SIM cards and Near Field Communications technology for mobile phones. Combined with Gemalto's unique leading digital security portfolio, Thales expec...

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Bitcoin buying and selling begins on the large CME change

Bitcoin buying and selling begins on the large CME change

The news came as CME Group launched bitcoin futures , the second exchange to do so after Cboe launched its own version last week. Exploding private investor interest can be seen by the popular bitc...

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Hershey Co (HSY) Will Buy Amplify Snack Brands For About $1.6 Billion

Hershey Co (HSY) Will Buy Amplify Snack Brands For About $1.6 Billion

Amplify, based in Austin, . For Amplify, Hershey's experience with category management at the retail level will give it added distribution clout. Amplify Snack Brands, which itself acquired Tyrrel...

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Amazon Prime may be investigated after late delivery complaints

Amazon Prime may be investigated after late delivery complaints

The official line from the consumers' association Which? and Citizen's Advice is simple: If Amazon says a time, and they don't meet that time, then they're in breach of contract. 'We are considering...

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Youngsters will probably be auto-enrolled in pensions at age 18

Youngsters will probably be auto-enrolled in pensions at age 18

However, the plans have been slammed as "shockingly lethargic" by critics, who warn a "whole generations of workers" could be left behind with the reforms not due to take place until 2020. "The Govern...

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How Analysts Rated Cedar Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE:CDR) Last Week?

The stock decreased 0.17% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $6.04. KRG trades with a P/S ratio of 4.64. (NYSE:CDR) has declined 25.15% since December 17, 2016 and is downtrending. Ana...

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U.S. tech giant Oracle is buying Australia's Aconex for $1.6 billion

U.S. tech giant Oracle is buying Australia's Aconex for $1.6 billion

Aconex told investors that it has entered into a binding scheme implementation deed with Oracle, under which the vendor will acquire 100 percent of the shares of Aconex for $7.80 per share. "Deliverin...

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European Commission to investigate Ikea's Dutch tax arrangement

European Commission to investigate Ikea's Dutch tax arrangement

Margrethe Vestager, the commissioner responsible for anti-trust matters, said Monday that member states can not allow a select group of companies to pay less tax than others. "Member states can not le...

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Toyota to sell 1m zero-emission vehicles annually by 2030

Toyota to sell 1m zero-emission vehicles annually by 2030

Industry experts anticipate plug-in hybrid petrol-electric vehicles and all-battery EVs will account for as much as 26 percent of global auto sales by 2030, versus just over 1 percent a year ago, data...

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Glovista Investments LLC Decreases Stake in Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA)

Target Asset Management Pte Ltd who had been investing in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $445.30 billion market cap company. On Wednesday, April 19 the...

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Emergency reported at Atlanta airport

Emergency reported at Atlanta airport

An airport customer service representative confirmed a power outage, but could not say how much of the airport was affected. Georgia Power, the utility supplier, said crews were working to find the ca...

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Israel prepares for general strike on Sunday in protest of Teva layoffs

Israel prepares for general strike on Sunday in protest of Teva layoffs

Hospitals will work on a Sabbath schedule, and Teva workers at factories across the country plan to lead the strike. In Ashdod, workers set tires on fire outside the Teva offices. Based in Israel, T...

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Baauer 'Taking Action' Against FCC Over 'Harlem Shake' Net Neutrality Repeal Video

Baauer 'Taking Action' Against FCC Over 'Harlem Shake' Net Neutrality Repeal Video

Critics of the attempt to dismantle Net Neutrality warn this decision will hand control of the Internet to Telecom companies. For now, it's unclear exactly how much or even if at all internet bill...

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Price Difference In Bitcoin Futures and Spot Markets Presents Arbitrage Opportunity

Price Difference In Bitcoin Futures and Spot Markets Presents Arbitrage Opportunity

But now it looks like it is set for a move higher. The start of futures trading on the Chicago Board Options Exchange has been slow and steady. The bank is one of a handful that have cleared the...

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Amazon backs down in Google streaming spat

Amazon backs down in Google streaming spat

Possibly someone in Amazon figured out that they may be cutting off access to potential customers by limiting platform availability. Following up on that move, Amazon is also adding Apple TV devices...

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What We Know About the Final Draft of the GOP Tax Bill

The House bill would have eliminated the deduction, while the Senate would have doubled it. Portman cast the bill as providing "the kind of middle-class tax relief that's desperately needed right no...

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Ltd. Raises Holdings in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) reported its EPS in the last quarter as $0.6/Share beating the analyst estimate of $0.49/Share by a difference of...

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Uber accused of espionage, bribery and hacking by former employee

Uber accused of espionage, bribery and hacking by former employee

Waymo, the autonomous vehicle unit of Google's parent company Alphabet, claims Uber's former star engineer stole 14,000 "highly confidential" files to develop it's own technology . Uber has denied ...

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