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Author: 0 Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE:AKR): Are Traders Shorting This Stock?

W. Mark Wallis holds 562,948 (0.21% of shares outstanding) and John P. Mccann holds 534,489 (0.20% of shares outstanding). Cove Street Capital Llc who had been investing in Zebra Technologies Corp Cl A for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $6.42 billion market cap company.

Markets Gas prices still climbing in northern New England
Author: 0 Gas prices still climbing in northern New England

The only good news for consumers is that crude oil prices took a rest from a four-month upswing, as West Texas Intermediate crude closed at $65.45 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange on Friday - 17 cents less than the previous week.

Markets US Retailers Reportedly Looking To Phase Out CD Sales
Author: 0 US Retailers Reportedly Looking To Phase Out CD Sales

In addition, Target is also said to be reevaluating its approach to CD sales. The once commonplace digital music format is getting hammered in the U.S. Elsewhere in USA music retail news, there are reports that retailer Target is seeking to change its deals with the labels, so to shift more risk back to the record industry.

Markets U.S. inflation fears send shares plummeting
Author: 0 U.S. inflation fears send shares plummeting

The S&P 500 is down about 4.5 percent from its latest record high, set January 26. This makes stock investments less attractive. The average 30-year fixed mortgage rate is around 4.2 percent, up from less than 4 percent at the end of 2017.

Markets Powell sworn in as Fed chairman
Author: 0 Powell sworn in as Fed chairman

The U.S. Senate approved the nomination in late January. One of the market worries is that the Fed, under Powell, will accelerate its interest rate hikes, undermining the momentum of a bullish market. From 1997 through 2005, he was a partner at private equity and asset management company the Carlyle Group. Yellen said she's supportive of former investment banker Powell, 64, whom she termed "thoughtful, balanced, and dedicated to public service".

Markets Bon-Ton Stores files for Ch. 11 bankruptcy
Author: 0 Bon-Ton Stores files for Ch. 11 bankruptcy

A Midwest department store chain is turning to bankruptcy reorganization just days after it announced that 47 of its stores would close in 2018. "We are now engaged in discussions with potential investors and our debt holders on a financial restructuring plan", said CEO Bill Tracy in a statement .

Markets Football Star Cristiano Ronaldo at 33
Author: 0 Football Star Cristiano Ronaldo at 33

Both Messi and Ronaldo have shared the greatest of rivalries in the world of football. The five time Ballon d'Or winner's current contract with Real runs until June 2021. "The little difference between them is that Messi, with the ball, one on one, or even against two, is hard to stop", he added. His biggest success, however, is certainly the triumph with Portugal at the European Championship in 2016.

Markets Sensex down 342 points, Nifty below 10700 in late morning
Author: 0 Sensex down 342 points, Nifty below 10700 in late morning

Tata Steel was the only gainer on the BSE Sensex . Other losers were RIL, Dr Reddy's, Sun Pharma, ICICI Bank, Infosys, Maruti Suzuki, L&T, M&M, Hero MotoCorp, HDFC Bank, Adani Ports, NTPC, Wipro, Power Grid, Bajaj Auto and Kotak Bank, declining up to 2.70%.

Markets Bitcoin value falls below $6000 - the lowest level since mid-November
Author: 0 Bitcoin value falls below $6000 - the lowest level since mid-November

The massive dips in the last few weeks managed to translate into a whopping $67 billion in market value; this shook the market and investors alike as the Bitcoin circulation is now tallied to be around the $125.8 billion. China and South Korea , while Japan and Australia have taken steps to tighten Bitcoin regulations. Reuters also reported that United States market regulators will tell a congressional hearing tomorrow that digital currencies demand increased oversight and could require ...

Markets Samsung's Lee Jae-yong Released on Appeal
Author: 0 Samsung's Lee Jae-yong Released on Appeal

This content is restricted to site members. Seoul High Court jailed Lee, who's also known as Jay Y. Lee, for two and a half years, reducing the original term by half. Before the final hearing at the appeals court Lee paid back 8 billion won (£5.8 million) to Samsung Electronics. Park, who was removed from power in March and is on trial separately for charges of corruption and abuse of power, has denied seeking bribes for herself or her friend.

Author: 0 EPS for Martin Midstream Partners LP (MMLP) Expected At $0.36

At current levels, shares have been seen trading -4.03% away from the 20-day moving average. EnLink Midstream Partners, LP is a midstream company. It has outperformed by 3.59% the S&P500. The Current Ratio of Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) is 0.50. The Price Index 12m for Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) is 0.94140.

Markets Yellen's Departure A New Era in US Monetary Policy?
Author: 0 Yellen's Departure A New Era in US Monetary Policy?

The January reading, released on Friday, matched the lowest since 2000 and was below the level that most economists - including those at the Fed - reckon is equivalent to full employment. He will be sworn in Monday as her successor. Ms. Yellen's predecessors typically anxious most about triggering debilitating bouts of inflation of the kind the United States suffered in the 1970s.

Markets South Australia's Virtual Power Plant
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Smart Energy Council CEO John Grimes lauded Tesla and the South Australian government for the initiative. The government will assist the rollout of the virtual power plant scheme with a $2 million grant and a $30 million loan from the Renewable Technology Fund .

Markets Budget 2018: MS Swaminathan hails MSP hike
Author: 0 Budget 2018: MS Swaminathan hails MSP hike

In a bid to further the " Make In India " campaign, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has announced that the basic custom duty on specified parts/accessories of motor vehicles, motor cars, motor cycles will be increased from 7.5 per cent - 10 per cent to 15 per cent.

Markets 'NK uses Berlin embassy to get missile parts'
Author: 0 'NK uses Berlin embassy to get missile parts'

In brief extracts released in advance, the intelligence chief described how the North Korean embassy had purchased "dual use" technology that could be employed for civilian or military purposes. No one at the North Korean embassy in Berlin was immediately available to comment on the allegation. The German accusations come after the publication on Friday of a United Nations report which says North Korea is flouting sanctions by exporting coal, iron, steel and other banned commodities, ...

Markets USA skiers Johnson, Vonn lead downhill training before race
Author: 0 USA skiers Johnson, Vonn lead downhill training before race

Wiles is one of three US women to earn a world cup podium in downhill this season after finishing third last month in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy. And now I go into Korea with a couple of wins under my belt and I'm just really looking forward to skiing the same way, or even better than I skied this weekend - full charge! "She is always risking everything, she's the person that I have to beat", said the American, who is chasing another Olympic downhill medal to add to the gold she won in ...