• European Union fines Google $2.7 billion for abusing search monopoly
European Union fines Google $2.7 billion for abusing search monopoly

In response , Google said it believes the EC continues to fundamentally misunderstand the dynamics of the marketplace for comparison search services. European regulators have in the past investigated Microsoft , Intel , Apple , Google, Facebook and Amazon, raising claims that Brussels was waging a war against the Silicon Valley, but the cl...

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  • Google fined $2.7b for foul play in searches and smartphones
Google fined $2.7b for foul play in searches and smartphones

Google's global revenue a year ago was nearly $90 billion, which means the maximum fine could have been $9 billion. Google Shopping box is displayed above other results. As the FCC and FTC play hot potato in the US regarding internet regulation, the European Union is rejecting a light-touch approach, clearly paying mind to the fact that the inter...

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  • How Many Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)'s Analysts Are Bearish?
How Many Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

The Beddow Capital Management Inc holds 96,115 shares with $3.60 million value, down from 120,305 last quarter. Axiom Capital initiated Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE: CLF ) rating on Friday, August 21. The stock of Cliffs Natural Resources Inc (NYSE:CLF) earned "Neutral" rating by Clarkson Platou on Monday, July 18. Ratings analysis reveal...

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  • Seattle's higher minimum wage is actually working just fine
Seattle's higher minimum wage is actually working just fine

But some analysts doubt the study's methodology, and attribute the low-wage job decrease to Seattle's booming labor market. The law also cost the city 5,000 jobs, the report said . In 2014, Seattle chose to lead the way "forward" in the attempt to impose the leftist utopian dream of creating a "livable" minimum wage for all. Still, the researc...

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  • Maersk says its IT system is down
Maersk says its IT system is down

As many as 17 branches of around 50 APM Terminals worldwide, including Rotterdam's Maasvlakte II hub - a major entry point for fresh produce into Europe - have apparently been hit, resulting in a temporary shutdown of operations. The prime minister cautioned that the country's "vital systems" hadn't been affected. Shipping company A.P. Moll...

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  • Bed Bath & Beyond Inc
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc

First Republic Invest accumulated 12,504 shares. Pictet Asset invested 0.02% in Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) higher to the next line of resistance at $30.76 a share. After posting $1.84 EPS for the previous quarter, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.'s analysts now forecast -64.67 % negative EPS growth. Moreover, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi h...

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  • Funeral set for prison guard killed in escape
Funeral set for prison guard killed in escape

Two inmates accused of escaping from a prison transport bus and killing two corrections officers are back behind bars. The inmates were caught following a auto chase in Tennessee, one state to the north of Georgia , Georgia Governor Nathan Deal said on Twitter.

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  • Overview of Price Move: Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)
Overview of Price Move: Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

Barclays Capital maintained the shares of COST in report on Thursday, March 31 with "Equal-Weight" rating. More notable recent Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) news were published by: Fool.com which released: "How Risky Is Costco Wholesale Corporation ?" on June 26, 2017, also Globenewswire.com with their article: " Costco ...

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  • Cyberattack causes disruptions in Europe; Ukraine reports serious intrusions
Cyberattack causes disruptions in Europe; Ukraine reports serious intrusions

Some of the earliest reports of affected computers came from government offices and energy companies in Ukraine , as well as the airport of the country's capital Kiev where BBC News reports that flights may be delayed as a effect. "Unfortunately, businesses are still not ready and now more than 80 companies are affected", said Nikolay Grebenni...

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  • US home prices for April rise slower than expected
US home prices for April rise slower than expected

Local house-price gains slowed slightly during April, putting Cleveland at the rear of a 20-city pack of cities tracked in a closely watched monthly report updated Tuesday. Zillow Chief Economist Dr. Svenja Gudell said the price increases are being driven by Millennials beginning to buy homes amid short supply. Housing market observers have long...

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  • European Commission Fines Google $2.7 Billion
European Commission Fines Google $2.7 Billion

Apple was hit with a record €13 billion (£11.3 billion) tax bill in 2016 after the Commission , led by commissioner Margrethe Vestager , concluded that Ireland granted undue tax benefits of up to €13 billion to Apple . Regardless of the option chosen by Google , the Commission will closely monitor compliance with the terms and obligations ...

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  • Hollywood Is Auditing China's Box-Office for First Time
Hollywood Is Auditing China's Box-Office for First Time

Currently, foreign studios can release 34 movies a year in China under a revenue-sharing agreement. And for films like "Warcraft" and "xXx: Return of Xander Cage", the Chinese box office effectively made them worth doing, as they each grossed about four times as much in the Middle Kingdom compared with North America.

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  • Syria denies US allegations of coming chemical attack
Syria denies US allegations of coming chemical attack

That is the same base from which the Syrian air force launched the attack in April. President Donald Trump's ambassador to the United Nations says a warning from the White House to Syrian President Bashar Assad about another possible chemical weapons attack was also aimed at two of Assad's key backers, Russian Federation and Iran.

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  • White House: all relevant U.S. agencies involved in Syria warning
White House: all relevant U.S. agencies involved in Syria warning

However, agencies cited a non-governmental source with close ties to the White House as saying that the United States had received intelligence that Syrian government forces were mixing precursor chemicals for a possible Sarin attack in either the east or south of the country.

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  • Twenty-two million Americans would lose health coverage under Senate bill: CBO
Twenty-two million Americans would lose health coverage under Senate bill: CBO

The number of uninsured Americans is close to the CBO's projections for the House's health bill, which Republicans assured would be moderated in the senate . Dean Heller , R-Nev., who faces perhaps the toughest 2018 re-election race of any Senate Republican. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said, "This bill is every bit as mean as...

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  • Russia cancels diplomatic meeting in wake of US sanctions
Russia cancels diplomatic meeting in wake of US sanctions

Angered by the latest round of U.S. sanctions imposed on them, the Russian government has cancelled a high-level meeting between Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Rybakov and Undersecretary of State Thomas Shannon. The measures are "vain attempts to pressure Russia ", Lavrov said in a statement published by the foreign ministry after a phone call...

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  • EU gives cool reception to British offer on citizens rights
EU gives cool reception to British offer on citizens rights

Michel Barnier , the bloc's chief negotiator, knocked back May's offer to protect work and residency rights for its citizens living in Britain less than two hours after she set it out in a detailed 20-page report on Monday (June 26). The Government paper promises to make the application process a "streamlined and user-friendly as possible". "That...

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  • Elderly Woman Throws Coins Into Plane Engine For 'Good Luck'
Elderly Woman Throws Coins Into Plane Engine For 'Good Luck'

According to police, the elderly woman threw nine coins at the engine of the China Southern Airlines flight during boarding at the tarmac. Even more frustratingly for the other passengers, her aim was awful - eight of the nine coins missing the target, but the other nestled in the engine.

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  • Oil prices climb off 10-month lows as US stockpiles drop
Oil prices climb off 10-month lows as US stockpiles drop

Oil in NY has retreated to a 10-month low amid concerns that rising global supply will offset production cuts from OPEC and its partners including Russian Federation. Mid-June gains in crude oil and gasoline inventories in the United States, the world's largest economy, dragged crude oil prices from $50.41 at the start of June to around $45 in ear...

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  • Record Plc (REC) Insider Buys 537 Shares of Stock
Record Plc (REC) Insider Buys 537 Shares of Stock

SKFRY's SI was 4,100 shares in June as released by FINRA. The latest broker reports which are now outstanding on Friday 23rd of June state 0 analysts have a rating of "strong buy", 1 analysts "buy", 5 analysts "neutral", 0 analysts "sell" and 2 analysts "strong sell".

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  • $0.23 EPS Expected for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN)
$0.23 EPS Expected for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN)

Advantage Investment Management LLC bought a new position in Huntington Bancshares during the fourth quarter valued at about $101,000. The stock decreased 1.34% or $0.5 during the last trading session, reaching $36.72. The stock has "Mkt Perform" rating by FBR Capital on Tuesday, October 11. Since February 17, 2017, it had 3 insider buys, and 5...

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  • Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for SIG plc (SHI)
Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for SIG plc (SHI)

With 299,500 avg volume, 1 days are for Dnp Select Income Fund Incorporated (NYSE:DNP)'s short sellers to cover DNP's short positions. The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 419.29 ($5.34). RBC Capital Markets maintained Aetna Inc (NYSE:AET) on Friday, June 9 with "Outperform" rating. On Wednesday, Febr...

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  • Flight diverted after passenger attempts to open emergency door
Flight diverted after passenger attempts to open emergency door

A statement from the airline read that the captain of flight 4519 made a decision to land at Corpus Christi International Airport after the crew became concerned about the behavior of one of the passengers. "She wrote "Help me" and her name" on napkins, the traveller said. Police in Corpus Christi have turned over the investigation to the FBI. ...

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  • European Union fines Google record $2.7 billion for
European Union fines Google record $2.7 billion for "illegally" promoting search results

It has been observed that when Google search engines were used by customers for clothes or electronic products, the website results significantly showed company's own pricing comparison and thereby degrading rivals. This is according to Commissioner Margrethe Vestager . It is reported that Google is displaying its own results above links to ...

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  • Google Hit With $2.7 Billion Fine By European Antitrust Monitor
Google Hit With $2.7 Billion Fine By European Antitrust Monitor

Alphabet has more than $92 billion (82 billion euros) in cash, including almost $56 billion (50 billion euros) in accounts outside of Europe. "Our preliminary conclusion in relation to both practices is that they breach European Union antitrust rules", Vestager said .

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  • Stock to Keep Your Eyes on: Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NM)
Stock to Keep Your Eyes on: Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. (NM)

Morgan Stanley holds 123,120 shares. It has underperformed by 21.30% the S&P500. The company has a market capitalization of $201.95 million, a P/E ratio of 9.44 and a beta of 0.47. Stocks of Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation (NYSE:NNA) transacted up 1.36% throughout intraday market trading on early Tue, reaching $1.49.

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  • Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Weatherford International, Ltd (NYSE:WFT)
Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Weatherford International, Ltd (NYSE:WFT)

Globant S A now has $1.51 billion valuation. It closed at $7.47 lastly. It is down 31.01% since June 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.67% the S&P500. WFT reported a change of -1.96% over the last week and performed -24.62% over the last month while its year to date (YTD) performance revealed an activity trend of -19.64%.

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  • IMF trims economic forecast for US
IMF trims economic forecast for US

That would be an improvement over last year's lackluster 1.6 percent growth rate but down from the IMF's April forecast for growth this year of 2.3 percent. As a result, the fund didn't include in its projections the effects of any tax reforms, which the administration has said is a priority, or Mr Trump's proposed budget cuts.

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  • Massive Ransomware Attack Hits Ukraine And Is Spreading Across The Globe
Massive Ransomware Attack Hits Ukraine And Is Spreading Across The Globe

The attack was confirmed to have spread beyond Europe when USA drugmaker Merck, based in New Jersey, said its systems had also been compromised. Norway's National Security Authority said an " international company" there was affected, and Martijn Pols, a spokesman for the Port of Rotterdam, said one shipping company, APM Terminals, was targeted....

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  • Trump organization ends management of Toronto tower
Trump organization ends management of Toronto tower

JCF Capital ULC, the firm that owns the Toronto hotel, reached a buyout deal with the Trump Organization's hotel and management firms for a reported fee of at least $6 million. While both parties praised the deal, low hotel occupancy rates and poor residential sales likely weighed on decisions. Trump-branded properties, including a recently opene...

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  • Stocks, dollar ease ahead of central bankers' speech
Stocks, dollar ease ahead of central bankers' speech

Investors are now looking ahead to Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen's speech in London on Tuesday, where the topic is global economic issues and where investors will be listening for any hint of a third U.S. US inflation - still below its 2 percent target despite a low unemployment rate - has been a key point in the argument on whether the F...

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  • Tributes paid to Irish schoolgirl who drowned in Crete
Tributes paid to Irish schoolgirl who drowned in Crete

TRIBUTES are pouring in for an Irish teenage girl who drowned while on a family holiday in Greece. Emergency services were contacted but efforts to resuscitate Laura, a pupil at Templecarrig Secondary School, were unsuccessful. She was reportedly found by her parents. "Laura was an only child, so it's deeply sad". "As a family they are a very...

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  • Bollard Group LLC Has $10.95 Million Position in Chevron Corporation (CVX)
Bollard Group LLC Has $10.95 Million Position in Chevron Corporation (CVX)

Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC bought a new position in shares of Chevron Corporation during the fourth quarter valued at about $139,000. On Friday, May 26 the stock rating was downgraded by BNP Paribas to "Underperform". The company was maintained on Monday, October 12 by Barclays Capital.

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  • Saudi Arabia's King Replaces Nephew With Son As Heir To Throne
Saudi Arabia's King Replaces Nephew With Son As Heir To Throne

The king called on governors and other princes to pledge allegiance to his new heir and ordered a ceremony after night prayers on Wednesday at a royal palace in Makkah. Saudi TV showed him promising loyalty to his young cousin. The newly minted crown prince built his reputation as a bold reformer. In an interview last month, the Saudi prince su...

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  • CBO Says Senate Healthcare Bill Would Leave 22 Million More Uninsured
CBO Says Senate Healthcare Bill Would Leave 22 Million More Uninsured

The Senate bill could cut between $2.0 and $3.8 trillion from total (federal and state) Medicaid spending between 2017-2036, according to the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP). Others have expressed concerns. None of the dissident senators have ruled out supporting the legislation if it is revised. The House of Representatives narr...

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