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Finance India beat Sri Lanka by 93 runs in 1st T20I
Author: 0 India beat Sri Lanka by 93 runs in 1st T20I

Put in to bat, India started off on a good note as openers Rohit Sharma (17) and Rahul added 38 runs in five overs before Rohit mistimed a short to mid-on off Angelo Mathews. His intentions were signalled early in his knock when a pile-driver down the ground almost took KL Rahul's legs off - "I think he is in great shape, he almost killed me as soon as he came to bat", the Karnataka batsman later remarked.

Finance Bed Bath & Beyond Q3 Sales Flat, Comps Off Slightly
Author: 0 Bed Bath & Beyond Q3 Sales Flat, Comps Off Slightly

It also reduced its holding in Lgi Homes Inc (NASDAQ:LGIH) by 6,650 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 9,400 shares, and cut its stake in Us Concrete Inc (NASDAQ:USCR). Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA) earnings have declined with a quarterly rate of -20.6% over the last 5 years. Bed Bath & Beyond called out four categories that were key to its better-than-expected sales growth during the third quarter.

Finance Victoria inflation climbs to 2.1 per cent, Statistics Canada
Author: 0 Victoria inflation climbs to 2.1 per cent, Statistics Canada

Courtenay is among the lowest prices at 116.9 a litre for gas. The more closely watched Statistics Canada report, which is based on a survey of about 56,000 households, earlier this month showed 79,500 jobs were created in November. Inflation has remained below two percent for nearly all of 2017 and the rate hasn't been as high as 2.1 percent since last January. Underlying inflation also perked up, with two out of three of the Bank of Canada's core measures rising on an annual basis.

Finance Rapid drop in weekly U.S. oil inventories
Author: 0 Rapid drop in weekly U.S. oil inventories

Futures advanced 0.9 percent in NY. Exports surged by the most on record as domestic explorers sent cargoes to foreign shores where they fetched higher prices. As for demand, Abhishek Deshpande , head of oil markets research at JPMorgan Chase , noted that "We have in our assumptions taken very high levels of growth for the USA, [and] despite that growth, if demand growth were not to surprise to the downside then we are quite comfortable in saying markets will be well balanced given OPEC's ...

Finance Public borrowing shrinks to decade low in Christmas boost for Hammond
Author: 0 Public borrowing shrinks to decade low in Christmas boost for Hammond

The Chancellor remains broadly on track to deliver his annual fiscal target after the Office for National Statistics (ONS) said borrowing fell by £200m to £8.7bn - beating expectations that it would remain unchanged at £8.9bn. Earlier this week, the International Monetary Fund said that rebalancing Britain's books might require the government to look for additional sources of tax revenue as well as trim public spending.

Finance Buy/Sell Signals for Cloudera, Inc. (CLDR) and Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)
Author: 0 Buy/Sell Signals for Cloudera, Inc. (CLDR) and Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCK)

Winslow Evans Crocker Inc stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Discovery Communications, Inc . The NASDAQ-listed company saw a recent bid of $22.01 on volume of 5.94 million shares. The stock has "Buy" rating by Topeka Capital Markets on Tuesday, October 27. At the time of writing, the stock had reached $22.29. As per Friday, November 3, the company rating was maintained by Loop Capital.

Author: 0 Janney Montgomery Scott LLC Increases Holdings in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)

About 1.62M shares traded or 25.36% up from the average. The Home Depot, Inc. MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET) has risen 13.92% since December 21, 2016 and is uptrending. Healthcare Realty Trust Inc (NYSE:HR) insider Todd J. Meredith sold 4,720 shares of Healthcare Realty Trust stock in a transaction on Wednesday, December 20th.

Author: 0 Analyst's Predictions on Baxter International Inc. (BAX), Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB)

About 240,302 shares traded. Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) has risen 57.33% since December 20, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 42.79% the S&P500. Texas Permanent School Fund holds 204,169 shares or 0.07% of its portfolio. Fifth Third Bancorp (NASDAQ: FITB ) gross margin percentage stands at 0% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 79.6 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 45 Percent.

Author: 0 Analysts See $0.48 EPS for Comcast Corporation (CMCSA)

Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. It has outperformed by 12.26% the S&P500. Fenimore Asset Management Inc increased Sonic Corp. Argus Research has "Buy" rating and $150.0 target. The stock of Sonic Corp. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, September 7 by Telsey Advisory Group.

Finance Fifth Third Bank raises employee minimum wage
Author: 0 Fifth Third Bank raises employee minimum wage

Some of the cash windfall from corporate tax cuts is already trickling down to Main Street workers. "And that's because of what we did, so that's pretty good", Trump said to applause from Republicans during a celebration of the tax bill's passage at the White House on Wednesday.

Finance Today's Brokerage Rating: HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (HDS), General Mills, Inc. (GIS)
Author: 0 Today's Brokerage Rating: HD Supply Holdings, Inc. (HDS), General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. now owns 2,461 shares of the company's stock worth $136,000 after acquiring an additional 69 shares during the period. Other large investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 10th will be issued a $0.49 dividend. Previously, they told investors to expect full-year sales to decline in a range of 1 percent to 2 percent.

Finance Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Holdings Boosted by Van ECK Associates Corp
Author: 0 Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Holdings Boosted by Van ECK Associates Corp

Marathon Oil (NYSE: MRO ) was increased by Seaport Global from a "Sell" rating to a solid "Buy" rating in a report issued on Tuesday, 19 December. It has outperformed by 29.50% the S&P500. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.91 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.02, from 0.87 in 2017Q1. Technical traders may be staring at recent indicator levels on shares of Marathon Oil Corporation ( MRO ).

Finance Birmingham Named As 2022 Commonwealth Games Host City
Author: 0 Birmingham Named As 2022 Commonwealth Games Host City

That led to a shortened bidding contest that came down to a race for British government funding between Birmingham and Liverpool, which was won by the central English city in September. the CGF looks forward to a truly spectacular games that delivers not only for the 2.4 billion citizens across the Commonwealth but the wider world, too", CGF president Louise Martin said at a news conference in Birmingham.

Finance Companies' shares soar after adding 'Blockchain' to their names
Author: 0 Companies' shares soar after adding 'Blockchain' to their names

Long Island Iced Tea Corp . shares rose 238 percent after the company rebranded itself Long Blockchain Corp . There's a new leader in the sweepstakes for the zaniest name change in the crypto craze. "I am incredibly proud of what we have accomplished in the beverage industry and we are committed to growing our business both on a national and worldwide scale", chief executive Philip Thomas said in a statement Thursday.

Finance Amazon is preferred retailer of more than 75% of U.S. customers
Author: 0 Amazon is preferred retailer of more than 75% of U.S. customers

This involves a store of some sort that uses technology to get rid of lines and cashiers...which sounds just like Amazon Go , though the extent of the similarities isn't clear. Once an order has been placed, the products will then be shipped within two business days to the customer at no additional cost while household items will be delivered within 24 hours of order.

Author: 0 Facebook job ads are being used to filter out older applicants

And just because some younger users see age-targeted ads in their news feed, which they're only seeing because they fall into the target demo, doesn't mean that people older than 40 aren't seeing different age-targeted ads that people in the younger demo don't see.

Finance Commuters face more rail strike misery in New Year
Author: 0 Commuters face more rail strike misery in New Year

Train guards or conductors, now called on-board supervisors by Southern , have been instructed to strike on Monday 8 January for 24 hours from midnight. "We are left with no option but to confirm a further phase of industrial action in the new year". The RMT has said they have done everything they can to resolve the dispute.

Finance United States upholds almost 300% duties on Bombardier in Boeing case
Author: 0 United States upholds almost 300% duties on Bombardier in Boeing case

The tariffs were initiated in response to a complaint by Boeing regarding government subsidies received by Bombardier by the federal and Quebec governments. "That's years of lost production and deliveries for Boeing , years of lost work for our employees, and years of lost work for our US suppliers", Boeing Executive Vice President Kevin McAllister said.

Finance Twitter Now Supports Third-Party Apps for 2FA
Author: 0 Twitter Now Supports Third-Party Apps for 2FA

Until today, users who wanted to use authentication apps could be forced to revert back to receiving a text message code - but now, Twitter is letting users turn off these texted, less secure codes. While Twitter has also made it clear that it will still depend on SMS as two-factor authentication, it will now allow third-party apps as an alternative.