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Finance Los Angeles Times publisher on leave amid investigation
Author: 0 Los Angeles Times publisher on leave amid investigation

NPR reports that Levinsohn, who is both the CEO and publisher of the far-left Los Angeles Times , "was sued in separate sexual harassment lawsuits as an executive at two different corporations" and admitted to rating the "hotness" of female employees and speculating as to whether or not they moonlighted as strippers.

Finance Malaysians in £1.6bn Battersea power play
Author: 0 Malaysians in £1.6bn Battersea power play

The purchase price, which was still subject to further due diligence, has been structured based on a completed and tenanted basis, to provide attractive long-term yield for the investors, it said. Under the deal, the EPF will also drop is role as a developer to become the asset manager of the partnership with PNB. London's Evening Standard newspaper reported that the proposed sale came after the costs of transforming the brick structure doubled from an initial forecast of about 750 million ...

Finance Cryptocurrencies crash in a rollercoaster week for blockchain shares
Author: 0 Cryptocurrencies crash in a rollercoaster week for blockchain shares

From Bitcoin's ever-changing status - be it Bitcoin's biggest daily crash in months this week amidst South Korea's crackdown - to the parody Bitcoin rival, Dogecoin seeing its market value peak at $2 billion last weekend. Futures contracts were expected to bring liquidity and institutional investors to bitcoin markets. Involved ministries, however, concur there is a need for regulation.

Finance Snap reportedly lays off two dozen employees
Author: 0 Snap reportedly lays off two dozen employees

Things are shaking up at Snap Inc . Snap, the parent company of social media app Snapchat , laid off about two dozen employees, including some members of its content team, according to multiple reports. During the company's earnings call in November 2017, Spiegel said Snapchat is working on introducing a major redesign, making the application much easier to understand.

Author: 0 Trading Review: Looking at the Technicals for Ishares MSCI Eurozone ETF (EZU)

Studying the important pieces of economic data on a regular basis can help with crafting a legitimate hypothesis about where stocks will be in the future. The Value Composite One (VC1) is a method that investors use to determine a company's value. Looking at some alternate time periods, the 12 month price index is 1.21736, the 24 month is 1.23261, and the 36 month is 1.20289.

Finance Kawhi Leonard Will Miss More Time With Quad Rehab
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard Will Miss More Time With Quad Rehab

Leonard has only appeared in nine games since debuting on December 12 and has also been dealing with a partial tear in his shoulder, according to Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich. In January, it was revealed that Leonard was also playing with a partial tear in his shoulder. The two-time All-Star, 26, missed the Spurs' first 27 games because of the quadriceps problem.

Author: 0 Brokers Watch List: Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX), Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF)

The company has its outstanding shares of 1.45B. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX ) has risen 6.83% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. FBR & Co set a $12.00 price target on shares of Freeport-McMoRan and gave the company a "hold" rating in a research report on Friday, October 20th. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Friday, September 25.

Author: 0 Golar LNG (NASDAQ:GLNG) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows

The stock increased 1.76% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $8.36. About 682,792 shares traded. Media headlines about Golar LNG (NASDAQ:GLNG) have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern. (NYSE:HLX) to report $-0.01 EPS on February, 19.They anticipate $0.04 EPS change or 80.00% from last quarter's $-0.05 EPS. Analysts await ONEOK, Inc.

Finance Washington State Attorney General's Office Appeals Decision to End Net Neutrality
Author: 0 Washington State Attorney General's Office Appeals Decision to End Net Neutrality

One task is determining what speed standard to use when judging whether broadband is being deployed quickly enough; another is to determine what kinds of technologies actually provide advanced Internet service. The Federal Communications Commission is making its latest determination of whether broadband is being deployed to all Americans quickly enough, and there are a few notable tidbits from what we know about the report so far.

Finance UK Retail Sales Fall Most Since Mid 2016
Author: 0 UK Retail Sales Fall Most Since Mid 2016

The figure - which falls just under £40 short of the United Kingdom average weekly outlay (£536.80) -represents a return to levels seen before the economic downturn, according to the ONS. Reflecting the boom in digital purchasing, internet sales as a proportion of all retailing were 18 per cent, down from the record 19.8 per cent in November and Black Friday, but a new record high for December.

Author: 0 Willis Investment Counsel Boosts Holdings in United Parcel Service, Inc. (UPS)

However, its trading capacity stayed around 3.01 million shares in normal days. (NYSE: UPS ). Comerica Bank & Trust has 0.47% invested in United Parcel Service, Inc. The stock has "Hold" rating by Cowen & Co on Monday, July 17. Meridian Inv Counsel Inc accumulated 518,548 shares. Investors sentiment increased to 1.14 in Q3 2017.

Finance Google, China's biggest tech firm sign patent-sharing deal
Author: 0 Google, China's biggest tech firm sign patent-sharing deal

There is also scope for future collaboration, with an understanding the companies will develop future technologies together. No financial details related to the deal have been disclosed. Google withdrew its search engine from China in 2010 after refusing to abide by the country's strict self-censorship rules. Google moving into the Chinese market? The Google-Tencent agreement essentially means neither party will take legal action against the other for infringing patents, which both ...

Finance Amazon is raising your Prime monthly subscription
Author: 0 Amazon is raising your Prime monthly subscription

The good news is that if you pay for Prime annually, whether the $99 full price or $49 student rate, your costs won't increase. The new price for students will be $6.49 from $5.49. What they're saying here is that this service isn't cheap on Amazon's end, which is why they have to cowardly raise up the price. Witcher said he doesn't see Amazon raising the $99 annual fee, which would push the price above the psychologically significant $100 mark.

Finance Russian Federation thinking of exiting OPEC production cut deal
Author: 0 Russian Federation thinking of exiting OPEC production cut deal

Energy Information Administration (EIA) has been forecasting that 2018 will be the year that the U.S. surpasses its previous oil production record of 9.6 million bbls/d, which was set in 1970. What seems to be happening now is that oil prices are at a three year high but rising at speeds that no one anticipated. Thursday's data also showed: Crude output last month totalled 15.98 million tons, down 4.4 per cent from past year.

Author: 0 Starbucks (SBUX) EPS Estimated At $0.57; Topaz Group (TPZ) Sentiment Is 0.79

The stock of BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has "Outperform" rating given on Monday, May 16 by SunTrust. Buckingham Research initiated Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ) on Monday, November 21 with "Neutral" rating. Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)'s Relative Strength Index (RSI ) is 68.01. California State Teachers Retirement Systems has 0.28% invested in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ: SBUX ).

Finance SoftBank's acquisition of 15 percent of Uber closes
Author: 0 SoftBank's acquisition of 15 percent of Uber closes

While he had always been a billionaire on paper, this cements his wealth. With the purchase of 15 percent of the company in the tender offer , and the additional $1.25 billion worth of new stock it just acquired, SoftBank becomes Uber's largest shareholder .

Finance Diageo plc 19.8% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital
Author: 0 Diageo plc 19.8% Potential Decrease Indicated by Liberum Capital

It has a 18.25 P/E ratio. Bard Associates Inc holds 0.05% of its portfolio in pSivida Corp. for 84,459 shares. Victory Capital Management Incorporated stated it has 45,611 shares or 0.11% of all its holdings. Finally, Beaufort Securities cut shares of BT Group to a "hold" rating and dropped their target price for the stock from GBX 340 ($4.61) to GBX 265 ($3.59) in a report on Friday, November 3rd.

Finance First Alert Weather: Cold start with warmer weather on the way
Author: 0 First Alert Weather: Cold start with warmer weather on the way

Lows will drop into the mid 20s Friday morning so the melting that we see today will likely refreeze overnight. This will give us yet another reason to look forward to the weekend. Temperatures will fall Tuesday , but numbers should still be close to normal or even slightly above that mark. Tonight , temperatures will be cold once again.

Finance Winnipeg doesn't make Amazon's HQ2 shortlist
Author: 0 Winnipeg doesn't make Amazon's HQ2 shortlist

Or the company could go outside the USA altogether and set up shop in Toronto . Analysts forecast the most successful city would need to have at least 4 million residents to reach the scale Amazon sought and draw the required software talent it needs.