• Despite its recent scandals, Uber keeps on growing
Despite its recent scandals, Uber keeps on growing

Uber co-founder Travis Kalanick holds about 10 per cent of Uber stock and about 16 per cent of its voting power. Kalanick stepped down after a group of investors led by venture capital firm Benchmark demanded his resignation . Uber also said drivers earned about $50m in tips since June. Among Uber's biggest costs: India, Southeast Asia, disc...

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  • Jean Michael Seri agent in Barcelona for negotiations
Jean Michael Seri agent in Barcelona for negotiations

However, it looks like the English duo could be about to miss out as the report is citing Mundo Deportivo as saying that Barcelona are now closing-in on a deal to sign Seri. Seri did have a €40m release clause add-on in his current contract with the Ligue 1 side, but his employers have insisted that such a clause ran out on 15th July, and n...

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  • House Speaker Ryan: Congress will raise debt ceiling, has many options
House Speaker Ryan: Congress will raise debt ceiling, has many options

The House Speaker held a town hall last night where he said that Trump " messed up " last week by being morally ambiguous about whether there was any comparison between white supremacists and their counter-protesters. "We pay our debts in this country". "Nail down understandings, get on the same page and go forward together that is the big lesson"....

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  • RBI to Introduce Rs 200 Currency Notes From Tomorrow
RBI to Introduce Rs 200 Currency Notes From Tomorrow

A source speaking to Economic Times said that the RBI believes the Rs 200 notes will become a "very popular" denomination. A year ago on November 8 the Indian Government under Prime Minister Modi had completely demonetized or demolished the Rs 500 and Rs 1000 currency notes.

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  • Qantas profit down, but it has an ambitious plan
Qantas profit down, but it has an ambitious plan

In the domestic market, Qantas and Jetstar combined reached a record $865 million in underlying EBIT (earnings before interest and taxes), making them again the two most profitable airlines in Australia with around 90% of the total domestic profit pool.

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  • Billionaire Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong jailed for five years
Billionaire Samsung heir Lee Jae-yong jailed for five years

He is expected to appeal. Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong is escorted to a courtroom after arriving at the Seoul Central District Court on August 25, 2017 . The five never specifically asked for the former-president's assistance, the prosecution conceded, but took advantage of the now-disgraced politician's confidant, Choi Soon-...

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  • Brokerages Set HSS Hire Group PLC (HSS) PT at $70.60
Brokerages Set HSS Hire Group PLC (HSS) PT at $70.60

The stock has "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Friday, March 4. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, November 9 by Canaccord Genuity. Costain Group PLC ( LON:COST ) traded up 0.50% during trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 449.75.

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  • Mnuchin Under Fire For Possibly Using Government Plane To Watch Eclipse
Mnuchin Under Fire For Possibly Using Government Plane To Watch Eclipse

Linton wrote on her Instagram page, responding to the person who had written "glad we could pay for your little getaway". During Mr Mnuchin's visit, he gave remarks alongside Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell at a local event and visited USA gold reserves at Fort Knox.

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  • Majority of American Public Concerned About Trump's Behavior
Majority of American Public Concerned About Trump's Behavior

President Donald Trump reacts to the song as he arrives at a rally at the Phoenix Convention Center. "A$3 large majority of voters - 71 percent - agreed his "behavior is not what I expect from a president" (27 percent disagreed), and 68 percent agreed his "words and actions could get us accidentally involved in an worldwide conflict" (29 percent...

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  • Whole Foods will lower its prices its prices starting Monday
Whole Foods will lower its prices its prices starting Monday

With Amazon Prime as Whole Foods Market's customer rewards program, Prime members will soon enjoy special savings and other in-store benefits. "It doesn't even make sense to purchase in an Amazon bookstore unless you have Prime", Mulpuru adds. Lowering prices could stem defections by price-sensitive Whole Foods shoppers and help the g...

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  • What's Ahead for Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG) After Forming Double Bottom Pattern?
What's Ahead for Signet Jewelers Ltd. (SIG) After Forming Double Bottom Pattern?

JP Morgan downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Tuesday, August 30 report. Now the shares of Signet Jewelers Limited ( SIG ) has the trading volume of 3.01 Million shares with the average trading volume of 1820 shares. Stewart West Indies Trading Communication holds 145,200 shares or 2.14% of its portfolio. Moreover, Schwab Charles Invest...

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  • Mexico shrugs off Trump threats to scrap NAFTA
Mexico shrugs off Trump threats to scrap NAFTA

Whether we like it or not, Trump's NAFTA bluster matters, and it's going to make any kind of deal much more hard to attain. Still, experts such as James Jones, who served as President Bill Clinton's ambassador to Mexico and helped negotiate NAFTA in the mid-1990s, said he expects Lighthizer and his team of negotiators will use Trump's tou...

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  • KFC Employees Can Fry Chicken in Virtual Reality
KFC Employees Can Fry Chicken in Virtual Reality

Employees fearless each section while a GLaDOS-like Colonel Sanders controls their every movement. A video of a full play-through is available on Eater's website. the hard way ", he says before coughing up a storm. This isn't the first time the popular fast-food franchise has implemented innovative and wacky tech-savvy ideas to go along wi...

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  • Key votes come Thursday for Waukee Apple data center
Key votes come Thursday for Waukee Apple data center

Iowa is a popular location for data center operators, with Google , Facebook and Microsoft (although its latest project may be cut short due to an impending water bill), having built their own facilities in the state. The Waukee City Council this morning approved a property tax abatement for Apple - an incentive worth over $188 million over ...

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  • Dixons Carphone shares plunge 30% as Brexit hits phone retailers
Dixons Carphone shares plunge 30% as Brexit hits phone retailers

He added: "Whilst this investment will cause a shortfall in profits for our phone business we do however expect overall profit in our core retail operations to be in line with past year supported by good progress in our UK & Ireland, Nordic and Greek electrical businesses".

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  • Smucker profit hit by low coffee sales, high marketing costs
Smucker profit hit by low coffee sales, high marketing costs

Moreover, Center Coast Capital Advisors Lp has 5.89% invested in the company for 4.13 million shares. A raise from J.M. Smucker Company (The)'s prior periodic dividend of $0.75. Oppenheimer Com Inc has 3,938 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. The rating was maintained by Susquehanna on Wednesday, August 23 with "Hold". Adding a sixth ratio , sha...

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  • US Diplomatic Team in Mideast Re-Establishing Ties With Allies
US Diplomatic Team in Mideast Re-Establishing Ties With Allies

Ahead of the visit, sources close to Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas (Abu Mazen) said the Palestinian leader would give the Trump administration 45 days to declare a commitment to the two-state solution, or risk a Palestinian push on the global stage to declare Palestinian statehood.

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  • Can Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Defy Bearish Grocery Industry Trends?
Can Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Defy Bearish Grocery Industry Trends?

Amazon and Whole Foods also said that Whole Foods' private-label products will be available through Amazon.com, AmazonFresh , Prime Pantry and Prime Now . The companies AMZN, -0.35% WFM, +0.73% will also start to integrate Amazon Prime into Whole Foods' point-of-sale system. The news had a quick and devastating effect on the sh...

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  • WPP suffers worst day since 1998 after consumer goods groups cut spending
WPP suffers worst day since 1998 after consumer goods groups cut spending

In the first half of the year, 41 percent of WPP's revenue came from digital, he said. Sorrell noted the growing influence of activist investors in the consumer goods sector, which he felt was adding to the pressure to rein in spending and boost margins.

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  • US Bancorp DE Cuts Stake in Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX)
US Bancorp DE Cuts Stake in Shell Midstream Partners, LP (SHLX)

Cambiar Investors Llc increased Ishares Tr (EFA) stake by 1.04M shares to 1.19M valued at $68.52 million in 2016Q4. The Mariner Investment Group Llc holds 165,240 shares with $12.50M value, up from 99,140 last quarter. 250,642 are held by Brown Advisory. Van Eck Associate holds 0.01% or 66,935 shares in its portfolio. 5,705 were accumulated by Sand...

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