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TradeStation: Close to Half of Bitcoin Futures Traded on Platform Are Shorts

TradeStation: Close to Half of Bitcoin Futures Traded on Platform Are Shorts

The world's biggest exchange just joined the bitcoin revolution. Bitcoin was the first digital currency to successfully use cryptography to keep transactions secure and hidden. With futures, "you do...

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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

The average 1-year target price among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is $8.25. Hershey expects the deal to add to adjusted earnings per share in the first year after closing, wh...

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Education Realty Trust (EDR) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Report Shows

The firm has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Monday, November 20. The firm has a market capitalization of $2,742.26, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.05, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio ...

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Amazon investigated by advertising watchdog over delivery complaints as Christmas gifts delayed

Amazon investigated by advertising watchdog over delivery complaints as Christmas gifts delayed

The advertising watchdog is set to investigate a series of complaints about Amazon's Prime delivery service after customers reported feeling "duped" when packages failed to arrive on time. It advise...

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Pension reforms too late for middle-aged, says Sir Steve Webb

Pension reforms too late for middle-aged, says Sir Steve Webb

While the upper earnings threshold of £45,000 will remain, the department said it anticipated this extension would incentivise those with multiple jobs to opt in and simplify the process for employers...

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European Union investigating Ikea tax benefits

European Union investigating Ikea tax benefits

The European Commission, the EU's executive branch, said it has suspicions that two tax Dutch rulings over the past dozen years have given the Swedish company of flat-box furniture an unfair edge over...

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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

It was founded in 2000 by Leigh Jasper - the company's CEO, and who will remain with the business should the Oracle acquisition go through - and Rob Phillpot. The Aconex share price will be one to wat...

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Toyota to make over 10 battery EV models globally in early 2020s

Toyota to make over 10 battery EV models globally in early 2020s

Toyota said it is considering making EV batteries with Panasonic to help meet its goal for green cars to comprise half of global sales by 2030. Last year, plug-in hybrid petrol-electric vehicles an...

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

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

About 7.93 million shares traded or 26.23% up from the average. (MDU) has risen 22.88% since December 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.56% the S&P500. Visa Inc Cl A (NYSE:V) was r...

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Noble Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:NBLX) Shares Bought by RR Advisors LLC

About 2.13 million shares traded or 371.40% up from the average. QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) has risen 9.31% since December 16, 2016 and is uptrending. Three equities research analysts have ra...

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Atlanta airport power outage delays flights

Atlanta airport power outage delays flights

Passengers flying out of the Fort Smith Regional Airport may be impacted by a power outage at the Atlanta airport. Officials later elaborated to say a ground stop was in place, preventing Atlanta-bo...

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Rafa Benitez reacts to criticism of his Newcastle players

Rafa Benitez reacts to criticism of his Newcastle players

RAFA BENITEZ says his players have chose to cancel their Christmas party plans. I expressed my idea - Lee knows what I think. "We are a young team". "What's best for the team's the best for the clu...

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Express Scripts (NASDAQ:ESRX) Raised to "B-" at TheStreet

Alpine Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Express Scripts Hldg Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $40.52 billion market cap company. 211.02 million shares or 0.62% ...

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Card transaction costs lowered for 2 years

Card transaction costs lowered for 2 years

A committee comprising the secretaries in the departments of financial services and electronics, and the CEO of the National Payment Corporation of India will look into the the cost structure of suc...

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United States retail broker to let clients trade bitcoin futures

United States retail broker to let clients trade bitcoin futures

This week derivative investments based on the price of Bitcoin , known as Bitcoin futures, began trading on the Chicago Board of Options Exchange (CBOE), a leading USA exchange for traders. While it ...

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Sydney man charged with working for North Korea

The Australian navy held joint military exercises with its South Korean and United States counterparts off South Korea's coast in November. A Sydney-based "loyal agent of North Korea" has been charg...

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Korea's internet business body regrets USA decision to kill net neutrality

Korea's internet business body regrets USA decision to kill net neutrality

For now, it's unclear exactly how much or even if at all internet bills will increase. Broadband for America, a coalition of telecommunications industry groups and companies such as AT&T, Charter Co...

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Most Active Volume Stock: Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA)

Among 30 analysts covering Nordstrom Inc. The stock decreased 2.31% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $0.38. Given that its average daily volume over the 30 days has been 5.37M shares...

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Google and Apple Streaming Devices Are Coming Back to Amazon

Google and Apple Streaming Devices Are Coming Back to Amazon

Such an agreement would nearly certainly result in the massively popular video app staying put on Amazon's streaming devices. For now, shoppers will have to be patient, as the Apple TV and Google ...

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Find your new tax brackets under the final GOP tax plan

Find your new tax brackets under the final GOP tax plan

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) could complicate things for the Republicans as they try to pass their tax overhaul, having told reporters on Thursday he won't support the legislation unless it increases...

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Uber Accused of Corporate Espionage, Bribery

Uber Accused of Corporate Espionage, Bribery

Other allegations included in the so-called Jacobs letter are that an analytics team in Uber was allowed to " impersonate riders and drivers on competitor platforms " in order to collect informati...

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Analysts See Coca-Cola European Partners plc (CCE) Rising 11.1%

It has outperformed by 2.72% the S&P500. Waters Parkerson & Company decreased Coca Cola Co Com (KO) stake by 8.25% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Neuberger Berman Group LLC now owns 10,492 shares of...

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Ryanair to avoid Christmas strikes by recognising trade unions

Ryanair to avoid Christmas strikes by recognising trade unions

However, speaking to RTÉ News today , Impact spokesperson Bernard Harbor said that the union wanted to meet with Ryanair officials before the strike was called off. "Once we have that we're ready t...

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BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp Buys 24348 Shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated

BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp Buys 24348 Shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated

Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 16,088 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,802,529.60. The stock increased 0.40% or $0.26 during the last trading session, rea...

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Shale firms pump out an oil surplus

Shale firms pump out an oil surplus

The International Energy Agency warned that USA production would offset OPEC's supply quota plan again in 2018. An OPEC delegate suggested that it is likely the producers will agree on a period of...

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