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Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)

Institutions are now holders of 91.80% of the shares. The stock increased 0.21% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $72.88. About 25,241 shares traded. (NASDAQ:AKAM)'s stock has been ...

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European Union adopts plastics strategy

European Union adopts plastics strategy

Every year, Europeans generate 25 million tonnes of plastic waste, but less than 30 per cent is collected for recycling. "This will save around a hundred euros per tonne collected", the document rea...

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Air passenger gets collar felt after wearing his excess baggage

Air passenger gets collar felt after wearing his excess baggage

I waited in the queue politely with other passengers and once I made it to the desk I was still refused my boarding pass. Two security guards wearing high-vis jackets approach Williams as he asks: "Wh...

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Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT) Sentiment Up in Q3 2017

Cowen & Co upgraded Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:HR) rating on Wednesday, March 23. The stock has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, August 27. Pettyjohn Wood And White has 269 s...

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Champions League club in constant contact with West Ham over January transfer

Champions League club in constant contact with West Ham over January transfer

West Ham's scattergun approach in the transfer market is churning out mistake after mistake, and seeing a player leave so quickly in Hernandez would be a case of deja vu for Hammers fans, and supporte...

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UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE: UNH) - Technical Snapshots for Investors

UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE: UNH) - Technical Snapshots for Investors

Lomas Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Alleghany Corp Del for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $8.99B market cap company. Canandaigua Natl Bank & Tru Co has invested 0.09...

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Nestle selling U.S. candy brands to Nutella company

Nestle selling U.S. candy brands to Nutella company

In June 2017, Nestle had announced that it was exploring strategic options, including a possible sale, for its US chocolate and candy business, as the company focusing on its shift to becoming a healt...

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How major United States stock indexes fared on Tuesday

Bitcoin futures on the Cboe Futures Exchange settled 19.9 percent lower at $11,055. Most major USA equity gauges gained but retreated from their session highs. Sterling slipped on easing inflation. ...

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McDonald's sets goal of recycling, 100% sustainable packaging by 2025

McDonald's sets goal of recycling, 100% sustainable packaging by 2025

Last week, McDonald's laid out sustainability goals that included a plan to drop all foam packaging, globally, by 2019. FAST food chain McDonald's has promised to make all of it's packaging worldwid...

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PM to launch commencement of work function for Rajasthan refinery

PM to launch commencement of work function for Rajasthan refinery

Taking pot shots at Modi's refinery commencement launch, Congress tweeted, "Modi government is about to complete 4 years in power, but still it has to inaugurate works done by Congress party to get cl...

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GE to Take $6.2 Billion Charge Tied to Finance Unit's Insurance Reserves

GE to Take $6.2 Billion Charge Tied to Finance Unit's Insurance Reserves

In the last 5 trading days, the stock had increased by 3.39% while in the past three months, the overall change in the stock is 13.52%. About 553,017 shares traded or 8.31% up from the average. Welch ...

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Gov. Cuomo Proposes Study of Recreational Marijuana Legalization

Gov. Andrew Cuomo took on his most challenging budget year since 2011, proposing a $168.1 billion spending plan that closes a $4.4 billion shortfall and caps spending at less than a 2 percent incr...

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Boosts 888 Holdings Public (888) Price Target to GBX 325

Boosts 888 Holdings Public (888) Price Target to GBX 325

The rating was upgraded by Investec on Monday, November 6 to "Buy". RBC Capital Markets restate their Outperform rating on Sky Plc (LON:SKY)'s stock in a report shared with investors and clients o...

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Calls for industry reform after Carillion collapse

In a press release in May 2010, Capita IT Services said it had been selected as part of the Carillion-led Local Education Partnership (LEP) to provide the managed ICT service for Wolverhampton City Co...

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New bill seeks to ban Huawei from any USA government contracts

New bill seeks to ban Huawei from any USA government contracts

This warning comes following a harder line taken by the White House administration on policies initiated by former U.S. President Barack Obama related to issues ranging from the role of Beijing in con...

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BP to take $1.7B Deepwater Horizon charge

BP to take $1.7B Deepwater Horizon charge

A spokeswoman for the group said hundreds of outstanding claims have yet to be closed, raising the prospect of further charges. BP p.l.c. (NYSE:BP) Shares slumps -1.43% in early trade on Tuesday, th...

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Premier Foods reports third quarter sales hike

Premier Foods reports third quarter sales hike

Premier Foods shares rose as much as 5 per cent on Tuesday, before falling back to sit 3.5 per cent higher at 44.25p in early afternoon London trading. A record 220 million mince pies sold previous ye...

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Citigroup uses tax break windfall to rain profits on investors

Citigroup uses tax break windfall to rain profits on investors

However, banks and other large USA corporations expect to benefit greatly from lower taxes and other provisions in the new law over the long term. The changes will not only boost Citigroup's profi...

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Patanjali goes online in retail collaboration including Amazon and Flipkart

Patanjali goes online in retail collaboration including Amazon and Flipkart

India's most trusted FMCG brand Patanjali has partnered with eight e-commerce platforms to sell its product online. In addition to these companies, Patanjali products will also be available on Shop...

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Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Moves into Overbought Territory

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Moves into Overbought Territory

Grand Jean Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Amazon.Com Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $628.94 billion market cap company. It worsened, as 92 investors sold WFC...

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Vogue publisher drops Bruce Weber and Mario Testino over misconduct allegations

Vogue publisher drops Bruce Weber and Mario Testino over misconduct allegations

In a new report published by The New York Times , 28 male models and assistants (who are mostly heterosexual) allege that these photographers sexually exploited them by making them pose nude for p...

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South Korean Justice Ministry prepares bill to ban cryptocurrency trading

The South Korean government is reportedly considering a total ban of all cryptocurrency trading - a potential move that has unsettled the global cryptocurrency markets. But on the matter of closing do...

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KFC Canada Now Accepting Bitcoin As Payment

KFC Canada Now Accepting Bitcoin As Payment

While Bitcoin may be as stable as a jelly castle built in a vibrating love egg, human desire for fried chicken ticks along nicely; if our very own Carly Page doesn't have at least one KFC order a we...

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Stocks on the Move: Cenovus Energy Inc. (CVE), Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)

The share price volatility of the stock remained at 2.79% for the month and by reducing the timeframe to just a week, the volatility stood at 3.17%. BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. PPG Industries, Inc....

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Recent Institutional Activity: Pfizer Inc. (PFE), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

Recent Institutional Activity: Pfizer Inc. (PFE), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

Wells Fargo maintained JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) traded up $1.83 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $112.67. About 18.88M shares traded or 45.90% up from the average. In related news, General Coun...

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