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Markets Koch brothers back bid to buy Time Inc
Author: 0 Koch brothers back bid to buy Time Inc

The report , based on anonymous sources, also says that billionaire brothers Charles G. and David H. Koch are backing Meredith's offer with more than $500 million in equity. A deal in 2013 between Time and Meredith collapsed. Time shares closed at $12.65 in NY trading Wednesday, valuing the publisher at $1.26 billion.

Markets Japanese Train Company Apologises For Train Leaving 20 Seconds Early
Author: 0 Japanese Train Company Apologises For Train Leaving 20 Seconds Early

A company in Japan is taking costumer service to the next level by apologizing for one of its trains leaving 20 seconds early . While it appears even many native Japanese think the rail company was being a little too hard on itself, Casey Baseel, an American expat employed with SoraNews24, said the occasion illustrates why he's fallen in love with the country.

Author: 0 Flydubai nears deal to order 175 Boeing 737 MAX

Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Flydubai chairman, said in a statement that Boeing aircraft have provided the airline with the operational flexibility it needs to serve a network of 95 destinations in 44 countries. To date, flydubai has taken delivery of 63 737-800s and three 737 MAX airplanes. Further, UAE Armed Forces purchased five C295 MW transport aircraft and related services from Airbus Defence and Space.

Markets Norway's oil fund wants to divest from ... oil
Author: 0 Norway's oil fund wants to divest from ... oil

Norges Bank Investment Management's biggest exposure in the oil sector is Shell, with a 2.33 percent stake, according to its website. Recently, Norway's fund has benefitted from an increase in oil prices. "Oil price exposure of the government's wealth position can be reduced by not having the fund invested in oil and gas stocks", Mr Matsen said. "But clearly the direction is that.

Markets Emerson Electrical raises offer for Rockwell Automation
Author: 0 Emerson Electrical raises offer for Rockwell Automation

Moreover, Pecaut & Co. has 1.46% invested in the company for 20,080 shares. Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of Rockwell Automation during the 3rd quarter worth approximately $143,000. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, November 10 by Citigroup. Rockwell Automation had 54 analyst reports since September 9, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Author: 0 Mizuho Analysts Give Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) a $77.00 Price Target

Mizuho initiated the shares of GILD in report on Tuesday, November 8 with "Buy" rating. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Tuesday, May 24. After $2.23 actual EPS reported by Gilead Sciences, Inc . for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -25.11% negative EPS growth. Investors sentiment increased to 0.93 in Q2 2017.

Markets Wal-Mart's third-quarter comparable sales beat estimates
Author: 0 Wal-Mart's third-quarter comparable sales beat estimates

For certain items, Wal-Mart is listing prices in store that are slightly below the online price. It remained at 12.71% over last 3 months. Fred Alger Management Inc. RBC Capital Markets maintained Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) on Wednesday, February 22 with "Underperform" rating. But Lore and Wal-Mart want to give shoppers the option and the retailer has invested billions in its online business over the past couple of years to better compete with Amazon .com.

Markets AAA: 1 million Marylanders will travel for Thanksgiving
Author: 0 AAA: 1 million Marylanders will travel for Thanksgiving

In Florida, a projected 2.6 million people will hit the roads starting next week - over 80,000 more than in 2016. The auto club released its annual forecast on Thursday for people traveling 50 miles (80 kilometers) or more, saying that's up 3.5 percent from a year ago.

Markets PPO Below Signal on Shares of Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L)
Author: 0 PPO Below Signal on Shares of Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L)

The stock increased 1.92% or $0.7 during the last trading session, reaching $37.2. The volume total for shares traded up to this point was 1,114,922 while the average shares exchanged is 2,562,759. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, November 10 by Beaufort Securities. On Friday, January 15 the stock rating was maintained by Berenberg with "Hold".

Markets NFL Owners Have Discussed How To Kick Out Jerry Jones
Author: 0 NFL Owners Have Discussed How To Kick Out Jerry Jones

A group of NFL owners are accusing Jerry Jones of "damaging the league". The NFL maintains that no further vote of the owners is required for an extension to be completed between the compensation committee and Goodell after the owners voted, 32-0, in May to authorize the committee to negotiate the extension.

Markets Stone Temple Pilots Have A New Lead Singer
Author: 0 Stone Temple Pilots Have A New Lead Singer

The Stone Temple Pilots are streaming the single, " Meadow ", featuring new singer Jeff Gutt , following his live debut with the group at an exclusive November 14 show at The Troubadour in West Hollywood, CA. Jeff replaced the recently-passed Chester Bennington , who had left the band in late 2015 to focus exclusively on Linkin Park . Gutt was the only one who didn't submit online, as DeLeo asked him to audition after seeing him perform in Detroit.

Markets Southwest Airlines pilot arrested after bringing gun to STL airport
Author: 0 Southwest Airlines pilot arrested after bringing gun to STL airport

The full statement reads: "We are aware of a situation involving a Southwest Pilot at St. Louis Airport". After terrorists with knives commandeered four airliners in the 9/11 attacks, Congress let pilots carry loaded guns in the cockpit if they went through training overseen by TSA.

Markets India to drive energy demand growth: IEA
Author: 0 India to drive energy demand growth: IEA

While the high reached $56.77. Solar power will surge globally in the coming decades, but oil demand will also continue to grow, according to a new report from the International Energy Agency . Also, supplies are likely to exceed that level, particularly as USA production continues to rise. "The oil market faces a hard challenge in Q1 2018 with supply expected to exceed demand by 600,000 bpd followed by another, smaller surplus of 200,000 bpd in Q2 2018", the agency said.

Markets Greggs apologises for swapping Jesus with a sausage roll in Nativity Scene
Author: 0 Greggs apologises for swapping Jesus with a sausage roll in Nativity Scene

Greggs responded by stating - "We're really sorry to have caused any offence, this was never our intention". Emblazoned on the front is a Festive Bake in a Father Christmas-themed bag, which bears the greeting: "Merry Greggsmas". The photograph "was one of a number of publicity photos for the calendar, including a Santa with flakes of pastry in his beard, a Greggs shop in a snow globe and a woman puckering up to kiss what appears to be a chicken slice under the mistletoe", says The ...

Markets Cordray sets exit from CFPB
Author: 0 Cordray sets exit from CFPB

The CFPB has made it more hard for people to get a mortgage loan and overstepped its power to regulate some industries, including auto loans, critics say. "He held big banks accountable". Based on Trump's previous appointments, his choice is likely to be far friendlier to the financial industry than Cordray.

Markets Crude oil, gasoline stocks up unexpectedly in latest week
Author: 0 Crude oil, gasoline stocks up unexpectedly in latest week

Energy Department data on Wednesday. At the Multi Commodity Exchange, crude palm oil for delivery this month rose by Rs 1.60, or 0.28 per cent, to Rs 562.40 per 10 kg, in a business turnover of 121 lots. OPEC and other deal participants are set to convene in almost two weeks in Vienna to assess the progress of the deal and debate a possible extension through the end of next year after the deal expires in March.

Markets Why Advance Auto Parts, Inc. Stock is Soaring Today
Author: 0 Why Advance Auto Parts, Inc. Stock is Soaring Today

Of course, these surface-level price movements don't tell us much about the direction that AAP may be headed in the future. Jefferies Group reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $150.00 target price on shares of Advance Auto Parts in a report on Wednesday, October 19th.

Markets Target Corporation (TGT) Given Average Rating of
Author: 0 Target Corporation (TGT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts

The stock now has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of $63.68. A number of analysts recently weighed in on TGT shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Target Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, October 23rd.

Author: 0 Analyst Stock Recommendations For Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR)

It has outperformed by 10.05% the S&P500. Standard Life Investments LTD now owns 6,733,500 shares of the company's stock valued at $266,950,000 after buying an additional 186,318 shares in the last quarter. (NASDAQ: ATVI ). Vermont-based Manchester Management Ltd Liability has invested 0.05% in Activision Blizzard, Inc . After a recent check, it is observed that the insiders for the firm now own 0.10% shares.