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NC county computer hackers demanding 'substantially' more than first reported

NC county computer hackers demanding 'substantially' more than first reported

As of Wednesday morning, the hacker's identity and location were unknown. Diorio said Mecklenburg County officials are considering paying the ransom but are also evaluating how much it would cost to...

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Facebook named the No. 1 place to work in the US

Facebook named the No. 1 place to work in the US

To be considered for the list, each employer needed at least 75 ratings across each of the workplace attributes. Companies that workers consider more upfront about those concerns - such as Facebook...

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Crude Oil Price Slips Following Inventory Report

On December 5, 2017, the API (American Petroleum Institute) published its crude oil inventory report. For the same period, analysts had consensus estimates for a decrease of 3 million barrels in c...

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The Healthcare Stock Set to Soar on $4.9 Billion Buyout Buzz

The Healthcare Stock Set to Soar on $4.9 Billion Buyout Buzz

The Republicans' proposed tax overhaul could sharply cut payments to federal programs like Medicare as well as upend the Affordable Care Act. DaVita Medical Group will be folded into OptumCare. Ki...

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Anushka Sharma And Virat Kohli Getting Married? Not Really!

Anushka Sharma And Virat Kohli Getting Married? Not Really!

Just when the gossip mills and the Internet and fans of the star couple were about to delve into the details of a "destination wedding in Italy next week", a statement arrived from Anushka Sharma wh...

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Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages

The stock decreased 6.12% or $0.115 during the last trading session, reaching $1.765. About 31.52 million shares traded or 5.69% up from the average. Vetr upgraded Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ) ...

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Ascena Retail meets 1Q profit forecasts

About 4.61M shares traded or 77.24% up from the average. It has underperformed by 17.22% the S&P500. On a per-share basis, the Mahwah, New Jersey-based company said it had profit of 3 cents. Relianc...

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Poundland owner Steinhoff in turmoil over 'accounting irregularities'

Poundland owner Steinhoff in turmoil over 'accounting irregularities'

Steinhoff has asked accountancy giant PwC to conduct an independent investigation. The Company will publish the audited 2017 consolidated financial statements when it is in a position to do so. Jooste...

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Sierra Leone sells its egg-sized 709-carat diamond for $6.5 million

Sierra Leone sells its egg-sized 709-carat diamond for $6.5 million

The diamond is said to be the 14th-largest ever discovered, according to the Rapaport Group, which auctioned the stone in NY on behalf of Sierra Leone's government. A previous attempt to sell it in Ma...

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Amazon launches Prime membership in Singapore to attract customers

Amazon launches Prime membership in Singapore to attract customers

Speaking to The Straits Times , Mr Ghani acknowledged that some living in the country already have Amazon Prime memberships for the USA site. The e-commerce giant had launched its Prime Now fast de...

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Bitcoin smashes through $12000 to reach a new record high

Bitcoin smashes through $12000 to reach a new record high

Bitcoin would need to be widely accepted by merchants as a payment option, which would mean that merchants would need to understand bitcoin and know how to use it. Who is the creator of bitcoin? As...

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Economic growth slower than expected

Economic growth slower than expected

Economists surveyed by Reuters had typically economic growth of 0.7 per cent in the September quarter and 3 per cent over the past year. Sign up here for free access to 7 articles per month + twice ...

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Cello Group (CLL) Given

Cello Group (CLL) Given "Buy" Rating at FinnCap

Shore Capital has reiterated Iomart Group PLC (LON:IOM) to Buy in a report released on 12/05/2017. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital on Wednesday, September 23. GBX 152.38's aver...

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NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) PT Raised to $250.00 at Canaccord Genuity

Can raised its stake in shares of NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) by 1.6% during the third quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). As per M...

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Victory Capital Management Inc. Boosts Stake in Toll Brothers Inc (NYSE:TOL)

Victory Capital Management Inc. Boosts Stake in Toll Brothers Inc (NYSE:TOL)

The stock has a market cap of $8,124.77, a P/E ratio of 18.47, a PEG ratio of 1.06 and a beta of 1.57. US luxury homebuilder Toll Brothers said on Tuesday it had not seen a potential change in b...

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Fugitive Kentucky lawyer in $550 million fraud deported from Honduras

Fugitive Kentucky lawyer in $550 million fraud deported from Honduras

He was arrested by Honduras' Technical Agency for Criminal Investigation while leaving a restaurant in La Ceiba. At a news conference earlier Tuesday announcing the arrest, Amy Hess, the Special Age...

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Japan Airlines partners with Boom

Japan Airlines partners with Boom

However, it's understandable why JAL would be willing to take a chance on Boom so soon. British Airways and Air France were never able to make supersonic flight a mainstream commercial reality, and ...

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Under Analysts Radar: General Cable Corp (BGC)

Under Analysts Radar: General Cable Corp (BGC)

Several analysts have released their opinion on General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC ), with 0 analysts believing it is a strong buy. Its opening price on the last trading day was $21.8. The company...

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Analysts Estimates And Ratings Gilead Sciences Inc. (GILD)

The stock has a market cap of $84.28 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.82 and a beta of 1.11. About 3.43M shares traded. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 15th will be issued a $0.52 di...

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Pizza Hut tests beer and wine delivery

Pizza Hut tests beer and wine delivery

When you order a greasy Pizza Hut pie, you will be able to order six packs of Anheuser-Busch beers for $10.99 apiece. A spokesman said it would consider testing beer delivery in the future. And yes,...

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United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS) Stake Raised by Park National Corp OH

Factset Resh Sys Inc now has $7.97B valuation. Analysts expect (:) to report $1.67 EPS on January, 30.They anticipate $0.04 EPS change or 2.45 % from last quarter's $1.63 EPS. Cowen & Co maintained ...

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(JPM)- Stocks Rallying on Glossy Performance Evaluation

(JPM)- Stocks Rallying on Glossy Performance Evaluation

These shares are worth $214,014 and were traded at $101.96 each. 23,576,600 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 13,990,583. The stock of JPMorgan Chase & Co...

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The Fitbit Ionic's first major update adds new apps and watchfaces

The Fitbit Ionic's first major update adds new apps and watchfaces

It released the gadget in October with only a few apps to its name - then proceeded to leave the brand new OS alone for nearly two months without a software update. The expanded apps and watch fac...

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Watch list (ROI - a financial ratio): Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI)

A total of 16.1 Billion shares exchanged at hands and its average trading volume is standing at 11.3 Million shares. It has outperformed by 109.09% the S&P500. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group cut Kinder ...

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Gas Falls Below $2.50, Cheapest in More Than a Month

Gas Falls Below $2.50, Cheapest in More Than a Month

Oil prices have given up some ground in the last few days but are still within close reach of multi-year highs and now stand at $57.61 per barrel as of Monday morning, down some 75 cents in early trad...

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