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Markets Uber launches Express Pool in more cities
Author: 0 Uber launches Express Pool in more cities

Unfortunately, those rides are set to become fewer and farther between, as Uber seeks to flawless rider-driver matching in its latest product, Express Pool . Once a rider hails an Express Pool, the Uber algorithm will take a moment to figure out the best route, driver and pickup location for not just that rider, but other riders as well.

Markets Alabama cop shot, killed; suspect also dead
Author: 0 Alabama cop shot, killed; suspect also dead

The victim of the case, Fonda Poellnitz, was found dead in the middle of the West Ridge Road in Mobile. Officer Billa, who had been on the force for two years, later succumbed to his injuries in hospital. In a 2016 interview with Fox-affiliated WALA-TV, Billa talked about his idea of policing and reducing the rate of crimes in the community. News outlets on the scene report that the suspect remained barricaded inside a home as of 3:30 a.m.

Markets Porsche axes all diesel variants from line-up
Author: 0 Porsche axes all diesel variants from line-up

In a statement to several auto enthusiast websites, Porsche cited a "cultural shift" away from diesels, although the company also pointed out: "Diesel engines traditionally play a subordinate role at Porsche ". The Keeping pace with the concern for environment and new emission norms, customers are leaning towards petrol and various eco-friendly powertrain options instead of diesel engines.

Markets S&P, Dow falter after six days of gains as Walmart weighs
Author: 0 S&P, Dow falter after six days of gains as Walmart weighs

Sales in USA stores were up 2.6% in the quarter, which was better than the company had forecast. Walmart's decline was a big factor in the Dow Jones industrial average's 1 percent fall. For fiscal year 2019, Walmart forecasts an EPS of $4.75 to $5.00 on an estimated same store sales growth of 2 percent in U.S. Walmart locations. The Nasdaq rose 49 points, or 0.7 percent, to 7,289.

Author: 0 Wedbush Securities Inc. Decreases Stake in Realty Income Corp (O)

Tesaro, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRO) has risen 254.28% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.44% the S&P500. Artemis Investment Management Llp increased its stake in Sl Green Rlty Corp (SLG) by 117.89% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Markets Maharashtra will be India's first trillion-dollar state: PM Modi
Author: 0 Maharashtra will be India's first trillion-dollar state: PM Modi

He lauded states for holding investment summits to boost development. The exhibition will have Sectoral focus and showcase the State's prowess in the following areas- Automobiles / Auto Components, Defence, Food Processing, IT/ITes, Electronics, Heavy Engineering and Pharmaceuticals.

Markets Here's why a big tax refund isn't always good news
Author: 0 Here's why a big tax refund isn't always good news

They then use that data to file fraudulent tax returns, and use the taxpayers' real bank accounts to deposit those tax refunds . Using the taxpayer's actual bank account may make the scenario more believable, and the fact that the caller knows exactly how much money has been deposited may also help convince the taxpayer that it is true.

Markets Don't You Love The New Lucky Charms Marshmallow?
Author: 0 Don't You Love The New Lucky Charms Marshmallow?

General Mills said this is the first marshmallow to be based on input from children. Customers were asked on social media to vote for the next one, and they chose a white and purple magical unicorn. Kids weren't the only ones excited about the addition, though. The unicorn will soon be available in cereal boxes nationwide, and will become a permanent fixture in the Lucky Charms universe.

Markets Kuwait invites Filipino leader to visit amid workers row
Author: 0 Kuwait invites Filipino leader to visit amid workers row

Demafelis's death is the latest tragedy to befall a Filipino worker overseas and the government banned Filipino workers from being deployed to Kuwait since her body was found. The duo allegedly escaped Kuwait after the authorities found the body of Joanna inside the freezer. Domestic workers in that country are not covered by ordinary labor legislation, and accounts of Filipinas being subjected to abuse and exploitation in the Middle East have long circulated.

Author: 0 Education Realty Trust, Inc. (EDR) EPS Estimated At $0.58

Moses increased its stake in Luminex Corp (LMNX) by 0.63% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Digital Realty Trust, Inc., a real estate investment trust, through its controlling interest in Digital Realty Trust, L.P., engages in the ownership, acquisition, development, redevelopment, and management of technology-related real estate.

Markets Home Depot Increased Sales & Earnings in Q4
Author: 0 Home Depot Increased Sales & Earnings in Q4

Home Depot Inc now has $221.19B valuation. (NYSE:HD) has risen 18.65% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. Assetmark holds 0.3% of its portfolio in Apple Inc. (NYSEAMERICAN:FSI) or 171,500 shares. 35,087 are held by Steinberg Global Asset Mngmt. The Return on Equity ratio of The Home Depot, Inc .

Markets Jets willing to pay 'whatever it takes' for Kirk Cousins
Author: 0 Jets willing to pay 'whatever it takes' for Kirk Cousins

Assuming Kirk Cousins hits the open market, NY will bring the full-court press. Cousins could be in line for the richest quarterback contract in National Football League history, and the Jets are among a handful of teams that would benefit greatly from his arrival.

Markets Middle East tensions lend risk premium to the price of oil
Author: 0 Middle East tensions lend risk premium to the price of oil

The price for Brent was down 0.05 percent as of 9:15 a.m. EST to $64.30 per barrel. The outlook for USA oil production in both 2018 and 2019 is "phenomenal", Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette said in an interview. So far this year North American gold investors have the led the charge with funds adding 21.5 tonnes worth $940m during the month or three-quarters of the global total.

Markets Elon Musk gets Hyperloop digging permit in Washington, DC
Author: 0 Elon Musk gets Hyperloop digging permit in Washington, DC

A November 29 permit issued by DC's Department of Transportation allows Musk's Boring Company to dig at an abandoned lot beside a McDonald's in northeast Washington that the company says might eventually become a station on a hyperloop connecting NYC, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington.

Markets Targeted Movers: Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM), The Walt Disney Company (DIS)
Author: 0 Targeted Movers: Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM), The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

About 4.11M shares traded. (NASDAQ:AAL) has risen 40.65% since February 13, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 17.92% the S&P500. Palisade Capital Management Llc, which manages about $5.40 billion and $2.81 billion US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Electronics For Imaging Inc (Prn) by 1.90M shares to 3.05M shares, valued at $3.17M in 2017Q3, according to the filing.

Markets South Korean Crypto Regulation Official Found Dead
Author: 0 South Korean Crypto Regulation Official Found Dead

The deceased official was in charge of coordinating opinions of different ministries and offices to prepare for the weekly meetings of Hong and relevant vice ministers. In a controversial announcement, Mr Jung admitted the government was considering a law to close all the nation's cryptocurrency exchanges. Roughly 5 percent of cryptocurrency transactions in 2017 were exchanged for won.

Markets Roger Federer blows away Grigor Dimitrov for Rotterdam title
Author: 0 Roger Federer blows away Grigor Dimitrov for Rotterdam title

In the Open era, only American Jimmy Connors has won more titles with 109. The Swiss ace will officially return to the summit of the ATP rankings for the first time in more than five years on Monday. Federer , who has 20 Grand Slams to his name, said his next target is 100 career titles. "I was expecting it to be tough today", said the 20-time major victor.

Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Q4 Profit, 2018 Outlook Miss The Mark

Wabco Hldgs Inc now has $7.40B valuation. WealthPLAN Partners LLC now owns 21,403 shares of the retailer's stock worth $2,114,000 after buying an additional 1,116 shares in the last quarter. The retailer reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.97 by $0.03. $166.15 million worth of stock was sold by WALTON S ROBSON on Wednesday, August 30.