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YouTube TV expands to 14 new markets, partners with Sinclair stations - Reuters

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 15:24

Reuters

YouTube TV expands to 14 new markets, partners with Sinclair stations
Reuters
(Reuters) - Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google has expanded its YouTube TV streaming service into 14 new U.S. markets to reach half of American households, with an additional 17 markets to launch in the next few weeks, the company said on Thursday.
YouTube's live TV service is available in half of all US homesEngadget
YouTube TV now available to half of US householdsL.A. Biz
YouTube TV will soon be available in 46 markets in the USAndroid Authority (blog)
Broadway World -Seeking Alpha
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SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:DIA) - Week Herald

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 15:01

SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NYSE:DIA)
Week Herald
SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF logo SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (NYSE:DIA) saw unusually large options trading activity on Thursday. Stock traders purchased 23,279 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 227% compared to ...

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Walmart just sent a clear message about the future of Jet - Business Insider

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 14:15

Business Insider

Walmart just sent a clear message about the future of Jet
Business Insider
When Walmart acquired Bonobos and Modcloth, confusion reigned over how these trendy, upscale brands meshed with America's no-frills most affordable retailer. Now, it's increasingly clear that these investments were geared toward its Amazon competitor ...

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Berkshire Hathaway Starts Selling Sirius XM Shares - Seeking Alpha

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 13:46

Seeking Alpha

Berkshire Hathaway Starts Selling Sirius XM Shares
Seeking Alpha
When it was disclosed in mid-February that Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) (NYSE:BRK.B) began buying shares of Sirius XM Holdings (SIRI) during the fourth quarter of 2016, the shares began rising from $4.74. And, by March 13th, the shares had reached an ...
How much upside really exists in Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) and Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)?USA Commerce Daily
Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) Insider Selling UpdateThe Herald
Revenue Estimates Analysis Of Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (SIRI)News Oracle
ExpertGazette -StockNewsTimes -Rincon Hill News -NASDAQ Times
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Dow's Five-Day Win Streak in Jeopardy as Heavyweights Cisco, Walmart Lag - TheStreet.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 13:05

TheStreet.com

Dow's Five-Day Win Streak in Jeopardy as Heavyweights Cisco, Walmart Lag
TheStreet.com
Stocks were lower on Thursday, Aug. 17, as Walmart Stores Inc. (WMT) and Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) teamed up to take down the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The Dow was down 0.82%, on track to close lower for the first day in five. The S&P 500 slid 1% ...
US Stocks Down Following Disappointing Earnings ResultsFox Business
Stocks open slightly lower on Wall StreetLos Angeles Times
Stocks Remain Firmly In The Red In Mid-Day Trading - US CommentaryNasdaq
Investor's Business Daily -CNBC -MarketWatch -Yahoo Finance
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Nothing Is Stopping Alibaba From the $500 Billion Mark - TheStreet.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 12:35

TheStreet.com

Nothing Is Stopping Alibaba From the $500 Billion Mark
TheStreet.com
Shares of China-based e-commerce player Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA) are spiking notably higher Thursday, after the company announced another blockbuster earnings report. The Chinese Internet king reported earnings of $1.17 per share, ...
4 Questions About Alibaba's Big Q1 BeatBenzinga
Alibaba Holding On To Strong Gain In Afternoon TradingNasdaq
Alibaba Uses Its Shopping LeverageBloomberg
Proactive Investors USA & Canada -GuruFocus.com -Yahoo Finance -XNewsPress
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False rumors that Gary Cohn is leaving the White House just spooked Wall Street — for good reason - Business Insider

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 12:15

Business Insider

False rumors that Gary Cohn is leaving the White House just spooked Wall Street — for good reason
Business Insider
The US stock market spent the past few months grinding ever higher, setting records seemingly every week. On Thursday, however, a rumor that President Donald Trump's top economic adviser, Gary Cohn, was quitting his team spooked the seemingly calm ...
Dow drops 200 points, led by Cisco; concerns grow Republican agenda will be derailedCNBC
Donald Trump said wages 'haven't gone up for a long time,' but that's wrongPolitiFact
Donald Trump puts the great 'Cohn trade' in doubtFinancial Times
Seeking Alpha -Barron's -Politico
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Not so neat: Why you should add water to your whiskey - SFGate

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 12:13

SFGate

Not so neat: Why you should add water to your whiskey
SFGate
(Inside Science) -- Many whiskey drinkers know the trick: add a small amount of water to your liquor to improve its aroma and flavor. It's counterintuitive, though, since water usually dilutes the taste of food and drink. But researchers from Sweden ...

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Wall Street Extends Losses on Trump Policy Worries - New York Times

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 12:12

Reuters

Wall Street Extends Losses on Trump Policy Worries
New York Times
(Reuters) - U.S stocks hit session lows in early afternoon trading on Thursday as investors worried about President Donald Trump's ability to pursue his pro-growth policies. The market also remained on edge after a van crashed into dozens of people in ...
Wall Street falls on concerns over Trump's pro-growth policyThe Globe and Mail
Wall St up on Fed view but Trump agenda doubts weighNasdaq
Wall Street lower on inflation, Trump policy worriesBusiness Standard
Fox Business
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Tesla and GE are installing solar rooftop systems on 50 Home Depots - TechCrunch

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 11:22

TechCrunch

Tesla and GE are installing solar rooftop systems on 50 Home Depots
TechCrunch
Tesla's energy unit is working with GE's Current to install solar systems on 50 Home Depot locations in the U.S. The installation is part of a plan on Home Depot's part to move more of its stores to clean power, with a goal of generating 135 megawatts ...
Home Depot Could Retest Its July LowsTheStreet.com
GE and Tesla to Outfit 50 Home Depot Stores With Solar PanelsBloomberg
Home Depot turning 50 store rooftops into solar farmsFox Business
Business Wire (press release) -Triad Business Journal -Chain Store Age -Solar Industry
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Dow on Track for First Day in Red in Five Days as Cisco, Walmart Drop - TheStreet.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 11:12

TheStreet.com

Dow on Track for First Day in Red in Five Days as Cisco, Walmart Drop
TheStreet.com
Stocks were lower on Thursday, Aug. 17, as Walmart Stores Inc. (WMT) and Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) teamed up to take down the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The Dow was down 0.56%, on track to close lower for the first day in five. The S&P 500 slid ...
Stock market retreats as tech shares lead declineMarketWatch
US Stocks Slide After Results From Wal-Mart and CiscoU.S. News & World Report
Stocks Remain Firmly In The Red In Mid-Day Trading - US CommentaryNasdaq
CNBC -Washington Post -Benzinga -Investor's Business Daily
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Mylan, US finalize $465 million EpiPen settlement - Reuters

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 10:56

Reuters

Mylan, US finalize $465 million EpiPen settlement
Reuters
BOSTON (Reuters) - Mylan NV (MYL.O) has finalized a $465 million settlement with the U.S. Justice Department, resolving claims it overcharged the government for its EpiPen emergency allergy treatment, which became the center of a firestorm over price ...
Mylan finalizes $465 million EpiPen settlement with Justice DepartmentCNBC
Mylan to pay $465 million to settle claims it misclassified EpiPens as generic, underpaid MedicaidMassLive.com
Mylan (MYL) Signs $465M Settlement with Agreement on Medicaid Rebate Classification for EpiPen Auto-InjectorStreetInsider.com
Wall Street Journal (subscription) -Washington Times -wwlp.com
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Four key questions that will shape the outcome of Uber's latest financial mess - Recode

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 10:47

Recode

Four key questions that will shape the outcome of Uber's latest financial mess
Recode
Tension in Uber's upper ranks have already ricocheted to every corner of the company. An early investor has sued ex-CEO Travis Kalanick just as he tussles with the board over the search for his successor. Meanwhile, deep-pocketed suitors are circling ...
Uber Wins Ruling in Bid to Keep Price-Fix Suit Out of CourtBloomberg
Uber Scores a Victory in Appeals Court Over Passenger RightsFortune
Uber Faces Loss of Attorney-Client Privilege in Waymo SuitBloomberg BNA
Insurance Journal -Reuters -San Francisco Business Times -Financial Times
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3 Brand-Name Stocks Billionaire Investors Sold in the Second Quarter - Motley Fool

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 09:33

3 Brand-Name Stocks Billionaire Investors Sold in the Second Quarter
Motley Fool
It's that time again, folks. And no, I'm not talking about the summer doldrums or the upcoming solar eclipse! It's time for the quarterly release of 13F filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). 13Fs are documents that money managers ...

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Data Sheet: Ford's New CEO Speaks, 40 Under 40, Apple CEO and Trump - Fortune

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 09:16

Washington Post

Data Sheet: Ford's New CEO Speaks, 40 Under 40, Apple CEO and Trump
Fortune
I'm wary when companies use vague or overly broad words to describe major initiatives, especially involving technology. And so it was with wariness but also curiosity that I approached a first-time meeting Wednesday with Jim Hackett, the new CEO of Ford.
Ford CEO: Self-driving taxis won't replace the private carSFGate
New Ford CEO says company will balance present with futureWHIO
Ford CEO Hackett says car ownership isn't going extinctFox News
TheStreet.com -Wall Street Journal (subscription) -TNW -Automotive News (subscription) (blog)
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Target Isn't Winning the Food Fight - Bloomberg

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 09:00

Bloomberg

Target Isn't Winning the Food Fight
Bloomberg
If Target Corp. is hungry to keep its newfound momentum going, there's an obvious place it should look: the grocery aisle. A Turn of the Tide. Target posted a comparable sales increase after four straight quarters of decline ...
The unlikely reason Americans are shopping at Target againChicago Tribune
Target Gets Back Some Of Its Giddy-UpMediaPost Communications
Target's Future -- Giant Stores That Offer All Sorts of ServicesTheStreet.com
CNBC -MarketWatch -Fox Business -Minneapolis Star Tribune
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Mortgage rates resume free fall as 'uncertainty' swirls - MarketWatch

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 09:00

MarketWatch

Mortgage rates resume free fall as 'uncertainty' swirls
MarketWatch
Rates for home loans fell to a seven-week low as ongoing economic uncertainty kept a tight lid on bond yields, mortgage provider Freddie Mac said Thursday. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.89% during the August 17 week, down from 3.90% in ...
Mortgage rates remain a bargain, but borrowers may need more coaxingBankrate.com
Average US mortgage rates edge lower; 30-year at 3.89 pct.The Herald

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Victoria's Secret Owner Drops to Six-Year Low on Weak Forecast - Bloomberg

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 08:52

Bloomberg

Victoria's Secret Owner Drops to Six-Year Low on Weak Forecast
Bloomberg
L Brands Inc. tumbled to its lowest level in almost six years after disappointing investors with its profit forecast, a sign that the company's comeback is still a ways off. Earnings will be 25 cents to 30 cents in the third quarter, the owner of ...
L Brands Stock Plummets as Analysts Pounce on Guidance CutTheStreet.com
4 Reasons To Avoid L BrandsBarron's
L Brands stock falls after weak outlookCNBC
24/7 Wall St. -Financial Times -Markets Daily -Seeking Alpha
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Factory Output in US Declines on Weaker Auto Production - Bloomberg

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 08:37

Miami Herald

Factory Output in US Declines on Weaker Auto Production
Bloomberg
A slump in motor vehicle production pushed down U.S. factory output unexpectedly in July, Federal Reserve data showed Thursday. Highlights of Industrial Production (July). Factory output dropped 0.1% (est. 0.2% gain) after 0.2% gain; Total industrial ...
Industrial output gets boost in July from utilities, but carmakers are a drag againMarketWatch
US industrial production rose 0.2% in July, vs 0.3% increase expectedCNBC
Trump wades back into racially charged monument debate on Twitter, bemoans 'history and culture ...WPXI Pittsburgh
Fox Business -The Republic -Financial Times -Times of India
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Lawsuit claims Poland Spring water doesn't come from springs - ConsumerAffairs

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 08:06

ConsumerAffairs

Lawsuit claims Poland Spring water doesn't come from springs
ConsumerAffairs
Mark Huffman has been a consumer news reporter for ConsumerAffairs since 2004. He covers real estate, gas prices and the economy and has reported extensively on negative-option sales. He was previously an Associated Press reporter and editor in ...
Poland Spring Water Is 'Colossal Fraud': SuitNewser
Lawsuit: Poland Spring Water is committing 'colossal fraud'Newburgh Gazette
Suit Alleges Poland Spring Water Doesn't Come From SpringsMaine Public

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