Monday December 18-th, 2017

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH) Updates FY16 Earnings Guidance UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH) Updates FY16 Earnings Guidance

During the same period past year, the company earned $1.77 earnings per share. The firm shows a 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 10.81% with a 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 16.73%. Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC boosted i...

Magnus Carlsen wins third world chess title

Norway's Magnus Carlsen has defended his world chess title for the third time winning in tie-break against Russian challenger Sergey Karjakin . Karjakin consistently got into time trouble, not something that you want to happen in "rapid" chess...

'Moana' Cruises With $81.1M Thanksgiving Weekend

Speaking of Disney movies oh, how far they'll go. "If you make something that has a great story and huge scale and is ultimately living under the brand, the chances of having success are overwhelmingly higher". Fellow awards hopefuls Lion and Mi...

Black Friday Online Sales Break $3 Billion

With many discounts and special offers, Black Friday 2016 was indeed a success weekend sales event and yet, it is still not the last day. Sales and traffic at US brick-and-mortar stores on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday declined from past ye...

Senators fail to stop new rules allowing US law-enforcement hacking Senators fail to stop new rules allowing US law-enforcement hacking

Wyden and supporting senators called for the immediate consideration of bills SB 3475 and SB 3485, which would delay the effects of Rule 41 until Congress can address the details in hearings. A challenge could also be submitted to the Judicial Co...

No. 3 Tar Heels mystified by flat performance in 76-67 loss No. 3 Tar Heels mystified by flat performance in 76-67 loss

Josh Newkirk had 10 points and proved a good choice at point guard, controlling an IN attack that shot 48 percent but had to survive another night of poor ball security with 16 turnovers. But the rest of the Tar Heels appeared to be unsettled by play...

Santa's North Pole Home Listed on Zillow Santa's North Pole Home Listed on Zillow

The national program has been around for more than 35 years, and in that time answers to more than 160 million letters have been mailed. Each child fills out a form - distributed in Henry County Public Schools and available on the second floor of the...

Italy expected to retain key Italy expected to retain key "broker" role on Brexit if Renzi quits

Bets on falls in Italian stocks and demand for insurance against sovereign default have both picked up markedly this year on growing investor concern ahead of the referendum , data company HIS Markit said . Shares in the bank fell a further 13.8 pe...

Last surviving person born in the 1800s celebrates 117th birthday

Ms Morano's longevity, she admits, is partly down to genetics - her mother reached 91 and several sisters reached their centenary - and partly, she says, down to a rather unusual diet of three eggs - two raw - each day for more than 90 years.

What's Ahead for Home Depot Inc After Today's Bearish Options Activity? What's Ahead for Home Depot Inc After Today's Bearish Options Activity?

Boothbay Fund Management LLC raised its stake in The Home Depot by 0.6% in the first quarter. Stock price volatility may be used to identify changes in market trends. Stearns Svcs Group owns 8,927 shares or 0.33% of their U.S. portfolio. It has a d...

Feds give states more time to bolster struggling schools Feds give states more time to bolster struggling schools

Jennifer Granholm (D) a decade ago. "I'm glad to see another woman appointed to a leadership position ", said Jordan, who worked with DeVos while Jordan was chairman of the Florida Republican Party under Gov. (Photo: REUTERS/Mike Segar) U.S. Presi...

Don't hoard currency, sufficient notes in supply: RBI Don't hoard currency, sufficient notes in supply: RBI

People have a limited time to exchange the notes for smaller denominations, but will have their fingers marked. "The government should have taken proper steps before putting the new policy in place". Banks have also been asked to waive transaction ch...

The Growth Forecast For:The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) The Growth Forecast For:The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO)

The company's outstanding shares are 317.58 Million. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 6.9% on a year-over-year basis. This year company's Earnings per Share (EPS) growth is 4.60% and next year's estimated EPS growth is 4.19%. For the ne...

Texas announces first locally contracted Zika case Texas announces first locally contracted Zika case

Health authorities say no other cases have been found. The birth defects include microcephaly , often characterized by an abnormally small head and brain, leading to significant development delays. "The efficiency with which mosquito can transmit th...

American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL) Rating Increased to Hold at Vetr Inc American Airlines Group Inc. (AAL) Rating Increased to Hold at Vetr Inc

The reported earnings topped the analyst's consensus by $0.08 with the surprise factor around 13.60%. Finally, Evercore Wealth Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of American Airlines Group by 60.1% in the second quarter. Shareholders of recor...

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. (NYSE:AMP) Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. (NYSE:AMP)

American Century Companies Inc. now owns 6,655,625 shares of the company's stock valued at $541,701,000 after buying an additional 897,284 shares during the last quarter. had sold 5,000 shares worth $536,749 on Monday, November 14. PNC Financial Serv...

Zimbabwean bond notes go into circulation Zimbabwean bond notes go into circulation

Undeterred by a heavy downpour, illegal currency dealers swarmed round a Reuters correspondent's auto offering to exchange bond notes for South Africa's rand or USA dollars, Zimbabwe's currencies since the local dollar was scrapped in 2009 during a b...

Syrian Girl With Viral Twitter Account Narrowly Survives Bombing: 'I Almost Died' Syrian Girl With Viral Twitter Account Narrowly Survives Bombing: 'I Almost Died'

On Wednesday, Bana Alabed uploaded a thank you picture saying she had received the ebooks from JK Rowling. When we die, keep talking for 200,000 still inside. On Monday morning, the seven-year-old, who has amassed 134,000 followers on Twitter, sa...

Department of Labor issues overtime rules, despite federal court injunction Department of Labor issues overtime rules, despite federal court injunction

The pending change had employers in a range of industries, including restaurants, scrambling to decide whether to raise the salaries of affected employees to the new threshold, start paying them overtime or limit their hours to 40 a week.

Chicago O'Hare airport workers plan Thanksgiving strike

The workers are contract employees with airline contractors such as Prospect Airport Services, Scrub Inc., and AirServ who have been trying to organize with the SEIU's help. Airport employees voted nearly unanimously to begin striking last week. "I...

Delta sorry for not booting pro-Trump passenger from plane

The man was later taken away by the flight crew, according to Baum, but was sent back to his seat after 15 minutes. She was on her way to visit family for Thanksgiving. However, we're up here to go to Puerto Vallarta, supposed to be having a good tim...

The pound is sliding ahead of the government's Autumn Statement The pound is sliding ahead of the government's Autumn Statement

According to official estimates by the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR ), Britain's independent budget forecaster, the result of the Brexit vote will reduce economic growth in Britain and see debt levels rise to new historic levels. Campaigner...

Ronaldo scores 2 as Real Madrid equals Ancelotti's run Ronaldo scores 2 as Real Madrid equals Ancelotti's run

It has won 23 games since then. "We made it hard for ourselves, but we can only be happy as we remain top of the table and we stay on our good run". Madrid next host third tier La Cultural Leonesa at the Bernabeu on Wednesday evening in a Copa del...

Mamata hits Delhi's streets with allies to protest demonetisation Mamata hits Delhi's streets with allies to protest demonetisation

He also said that the city and Bengal will run peacefully and life will be normal. "Those vehicles that get damaged during the strike will be given compensation by the government", Adhikari said. The statement on Thursday also expanded the exemptio...

Has The UN Woken Up To The Genocide Against Rohingya Muslims?

Myanmar's new civilian government, led by Nobel Peace Prize victor Aung San Suu Kyi , has rejected the allegations, and entry to Rakhine state is severely restricted, making it independent verification hard. She called for diplomatic effort by Bangl...

Otto becomes 15th-named tropical storm of Atlantic season

Otto could reach category 2 hurricane strength before landfall with sustained winds of 90 miles per hour or higher, according to some forecasters. Costa Rica ordered the evacuation of 4,000 people from its Caribbean coast ahead of the storm.

Protesters opposed to Dakota Access Oil Pipeline march in Dallas Protesters opposed to Dakota Access Oil Pipeline march in Dallas

They say the pipeline threatens cultural sites and drinking water. Recently the Army Corps of Engineers delayed issuing easement permits near a crucial reservoir saying it needs more time to look at the project's impact. "The objective is to elev...

Govt imposes 60% income tax on unaccounted bank deposits Govt imposes 60% income tax on unaccounted bank deposits

In order to make demonitisation drive more effective government will have to make amendments in Income Tax Act to give more teeth to IT officers. This means the government will be able to tax all the unaccounted money being deposited in the bank ac...

Derrick Rose admits his 'vintage' MVP self is no more Derrick Rose admits his 'vintage' MVP self is no more

Rose said after Tuesday's 107-103 victory win over Portland that he accepts that the player who lit up the league and won an MVP at age 22 probably isn't coming back thanks to a series of injuries. But he's also said that he's not going to bring anyt...

Trump admits 'some connectivity' between climate change and human activity

Trump acknowledged that maybe, perhaps, there was a little bit of a connection between global climate change and human activity during his very dramatic, almost canceled visit to The New York Times's office on Tuesday afternoon. Yes, the incoming l...

High school walkouts, protests against Trump enter second week High school walkouts, protests against Trump enter second week

At times the students broke into loud chants of "Not my president" and " Love trumps hate ". Students attend a protest against Trump at the National Mall in Washington , November 15, 2016 . No teachers encouraged Monday's walk-out and protest by...

Lufthansa pilots' strike wreaks havoc on flight schedule

Germany's flagship carrier Lufthansa cancelled almost 900 flights because of a two-day strike by pilots, causing travel disruption for tens of thousands of passengers in the latest escalation of a long-simmering pay dispute. The strike action is ce...

Britons face 'dreadful' decade of wage stagnation, IFS says

Mr Johnson said it meant earnings would now be 3.7% lower in 2021 than the OBR was forecasting at the time of Mr Osborne's last Budget in March and would still not have recovered to the level they were at the time of the financial crash in 2008.

Asian stocks rise after Dow hits record

Toronto's TSX Composite index, which on Monday hit 15,000 for the first time since June 2015 extended gains and ended up 0.4% at 15,100 after hitting an intraday high of 15,112.65. Matt Miksic, a medical device analyst for UBS, said some investors an...

Trump Foundation Says It Engaged in 'Self-Dealing' in Tax Filing Trump Foundation Says It Engaged in 'Self-Dealing' in Tax Filing

And the new filing also reveals that the trump foundation a year ago just like the Clinton foundation accepted a huge donation, $150,000 in trump's case from a Ukrainian billionaire, Victor pinchuk, the kind that led to allegations by trump tha...

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