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Buffett's Berkshire buys stake in Teva, boosts holdings in Apple

Buffett's Berkshire buys stake in Teva, boosts holdings in Apple

Good to know: Berkshire sold its IBM shares in the fourth quarter of 2017 to take advantage of higher tax rates at the end of past year. Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) opened at $198.59 on Monday...

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Coca-Cola HBC Sees 4.9% Sales Increase, Boosted By Volume Growth

Coca-Cola HBC Sees 4.9% Sales Increase, Boosted By Volume Growth

Obermeyer Wood Investment Counsel Lllp who had been investing in Coca Cola Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $188.19 billion market cap company. 0 funds opened positions while 1 ra...

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FCC chairman Ajit Pai is under investigation over $3.9 billion media deal

FCC chairman Ajit Pai is under investigation over $3.9 billion media deal

The extent of the investigation is unclear, as is whatever could result. Killing net neutrality may have been an unpopular move, and sure, the commenting period leading up to the FCC's vote was a ...

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'Get Out' Returning to Theaters for Free on Presidents' Day

'Get Out' Returning to Theaters for Free on Presidents' Day

Jordan Peele and Universal Pictures are celebrating the one year anniversary of the movie " Get Out " with a free screening. You'll want to line up early, as each location will host only one 7:00...

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Idstein hoping Rauner proposes a 'truly balanced' budget

Idstein hoping Rauner proposes a 'truly balanced' budget

Rauner's budget address had Democratic House Majority Leader Barbara Flynn Currie of Chicago wondering whether IL may face another long budget stalemate. "Or do we increase property taxes?" This tim...

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Silicon Valley billianaire Thiel reportedly to move business to Los Angeles

Silicon Valley billianaire Thiel reportedly to move business to Los Angeles

Thiel's disillusionment with Silicon Valley appeared to be largely political after he was one of the more high-profile supporters of then-candidate Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential election...

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SKY (SKY) Rating Reiterated by Credit Suisse Group

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has risen 37.41% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 104.70% the S&P500. The firm has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Wednesd...

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Supreme shares in today's stock market: Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD)

The hedge fund run by David Charney held 274,968 shares of the industrial machinery and components company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $11.46M, up from 200,000 at the end of the previous reported ...

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McDonald's plays 'hide the cheeseburger' in new Happy Meal health push

McDonald's plays 'hide the cheeseburger' in new Happy Meal health push

Starting in June, McDonald's menu will no longer feature a cheeseburger Happy Meal , hungry kids' go-to for decades at Mickey D's. Cheeseburgers and fries will see the biggest cuts. In a report on ...

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Russian Federation plane crash likely caused by frozen speed gauge

Russian Federation plane crash likely caused by frozen speed gauge

What are the investigators saying? The IAC, which investigates aircraft incidents, suggested the cause of the crash after studying the plane's flight data recorder, which showed that the pilots saw...

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Major Analyst Actions Under Review: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM), Synchrony Financial (SYF)

When we divide the last trade volume by the 3-month average volume, we found out a relative volume of 1.10. It also reduced its holding in The Priceline Group Inc. Country Trust Fincl Bank reported 43...

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Walt Disney (DIS) Cut to Buy at Vetr

Walt Disney (DIS) Cut to Buy at Vetr

Burt Wealth Advisors now owns 3,182 shares of the entertainment giant's stock valued at $338,000 after buying an additional 15 shares in the last quarter. Among 39 analysts covering The Walt Disney Co...

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President proposes box of food to partially replace food stamps

President proposes box of food to partially replace food stamps

The "Blue Apron-type program " would be a money-saver, said Trump budget director Mick Mulvaney , referring to the home food delivery service. "It is a good idea to control the abuse- it's a...

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Retail sales fall, inflation picks up and markets sort it all out

Retail sales fall, inflation picks up and markets sort it all out

The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 35.69 points, or 1.3 percent, to 2,698.63. The overall economy, as measured by the gross domestic product, grew at a solid 2.6 percent annual rate in the final...

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Chrome Now Comes With Ad Blocking By Default

Chrome Now Comes With Ad Blocking By Default

Instead it will stop certain types of particularly disruptive adverts and let normal ads through. While some people are definitely going to notice this, some may not even get to know that there is a...

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Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE:ABX) reported 4Q net loss of $314 million

The counter witnessed a trading volume of 8.41 million shares versus an average volume of 5.92 million shares during last trading session. About 17.50M shares traded or 54.84% up from the average. Cor...

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Walmart, Sam's Continue to Fight Amazon in Cloud, Ecommerce

Walmart, Sam's Continue to Fight Amazon in Cloud, Ecommerce

And we are lowering the membership for additional Club memberships to $40. Our Plus members will now receive free shipping on most of the items we sell online, including almost every Member's Mark ite...

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Indices off day's high; PSU Bank Index declines

Indices off day's high; PSU Bank Index declines

Sensex jumped a high of 34,535 on Thursday and fell to a low of 34,194.67 against the previous session's closing of 34,155.95 points. The 30-share barometer rose by 141.52 points, or 0.41percent, to...

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Redbarn Pet Products Issues Voluntary Recall of Dog Chews

Redbarn Pet Products Issues Voluntary Recall of Dog Chews

The company recalled the products after being alerted to positive findings of salmonella in samples of their raw pet food products, the FDA said . In 10 years of selling raw pet food, this is our fi...

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Allegiant Airlines Announces New Flights

Allegiant Airlines Announces New Flights

The RDU-Destin flight is Allegiant's seventh nonstop service from the Triangle. Walton Beach, and we know they will be thrilled to have this low-priced access to the region. The new flights will bri...

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KCOM Group (KCOM) Earns

KCOM Group (KCOM) Earns "Buy" Rating from Peel Hunt

Good Energy Group PLC, through its subsidiaries, engages in the purchase, generation, and sale of electricity from renewable sources in the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of 22.03 million ...

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How Amazon Will Become a UPS or FedEx

How Amazon Will Become a UPS or FedEx

The service eventually will expand to merchants that now do not work with Amazon. It's expected to roll out in Los Angeles in the coming weeks, the Wall Street Journal has reported. After a deal was...

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Bill Gates lauds cooperation with Saudi Arabia on poverty alleviation

He said that all of these collaborations are very important because they allow us to learn from people who bring a different perspective than us. "We will see how the IPO process progresses but we s...

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Dow Futures Dip More Than 80 Points, what does the future hold?

Dow Futures Dip More Than 80 Points, what does the future hold?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 410.37 points, or 1.7 percent , to 24,601.27, the S&P 500 gained 36.45 points, or 1.39 percent, to 2,656 and the Nasdaq Composite added 107.47 points, or 1.5...

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Walgreens In Talks To Buy AmerisourceBergen

Walgreens In Talks To Buy AmerisourceBergen

Valley Forge, Pa. -based AmerisourceBergen supplies drugs to thousands of health systems, physician offices, oncology groups and other healthcare providers, none of whom should expect the deal-if it...

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