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Money Melbourne ranked world's most liveable city in the world, 7th consecutive time
Author: 0 Melbourne ranked world's most liveable city in the world, 7th consecutive time

Auckland scored 95.7 out of 100 on the liveability scale which measures 30 factors related to safety, health care, educational resources, infrastructure and the environment to calculate scores for 140 cities. "Each factor in a city is rated as acceptable, tolerable, uncomfortable, undesirable or intolerable". Australia's second-largest city and capital of Victoria - received ideal scores for healthcare, education and infrastructure.

Money Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank steps down from American Manufacturing Council
Author: 0 Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank steps down from American Manufacturing Council

Frazier, who is African-American, made it clear he was leaving the council because Trump was slow to condemn the white supremacists who marched in Charlottesville. The president added that he believes economic growth in the US will heal its racial divide. Two days later and after intense criticism, Trump on Monday called out the KKK, neo-Nazis and white supremacists as "evil" and "hate groups" that are "repugnant to everything we hold dear as Americans".

Money CEOs of Under Armour, Intel & Merch quit Trump's manufacturing council
Author: 0 CEOs of Under Armour, Intel & Merch quit Trump's manufacturing council

The group, which Trump established in January with about two dozen members, is supposed to meet occasionally to offer the president advice on job growth. " Under Armour engages in innovation and sports, not politics", he said in a statement . "I love our country and company". Intel CEO Brian Krzanich tweeted that "there should be no hesitation in condemning hate speech or white supremacy by name".

Money South Korea eliminates Japan at FIBA Asia Cup
Author: 0 South Korea eliminates Japan at FIBA Asia Cup

South Korea and Japan were playing at presstime in a qualification round for the quarterfinals to determine which team Gilas faces tomorrow night at the Nouhad Nawfal Sports Complex, and history have shown that nothing comes easy when the Philippines faces one of them.

Money Domino's promises to not buy shares while CEO is selling them
Author: 0 Domino's promises to not buy shares while CEO is selling them

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of DPZ . Ameriprise Financial Inc. raised its stake in shares of Domino's Pizza by 499.8% in the first quarter. During the same period previous year, the firm earned $0.98 earnings per share. Domino's Pizza announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, August 2nd that allows the company to repurchase $1.25 billion in shares.

Money Fiat Chrysler joins BMW-Intel autonomous auto partnership
Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler joins BMW-Intel autonomous auto partnership

Fiat Chrysler has joined BMW, Mobile and Intel's existing driverless tech partnership - and it's a great move for the FCA brand. Computer chip maker Intel recently acquired Israel's Mobileye, a leader in software that integrates autonomous auto sensors.

Money North Korea tensions continue to weigh on global stocks
Author: 0 North Korea tensions continue to weigh on global stocks

Gold on Thursday held steady near two-month highs hit the session before, bolstered by safe-haven demand triggered by rising tensions on the Korean peninsula. The 30-stock index snapped a streak of nine straight records closes in the previous session. The euro eased 0.1 per cent to $1.1766, staying below a high of around $1.1910 set last week, the euro's strongest level in 2-1/2 years.

Money Wholesale price inflation rises in July
Author: 0 Wholesale price inflation rises in July

However, manufactured products saw a slight fall in inflation at 2.18 per cent in July, compared to 2.27 per cent in June. "That will be led by seasoning foaming up in prices of vegetables, which is under way". "There was also some caution because of the less number of trading days this week, with Independence Day and the Parsi New Year being holidays". However, this is not pointing towards any structural shift, as of now.

Money Employment up as pay growth eases pressure on households
Author: 0 Employment up as pay growth eases pressure on households

However, average pay was still subdued, with average weekly earnings in the three months up at an annual rate of 2.1 per cent. Employment has reached another all-time high - but pay rises are still being outstripped by inflation. Meanwhile, the number of employed workers rose less than expected, climbing by 125,000 to 32.1 million in the quarter to June, compared to the previous three months.

Money A glance at the final round of the PGA Championship
Author: 0 A glance at the final round of the PGA Championship

Justin's father, Mike, was his first teacher and one of the first people to congratulate him Sunday. "Once it got there I felt like it was going to go in, and it just didn't", he said . His birdie putt sat on the edge of the cup for what seemed like an eternity before slowly creeping in. On Sunday, Thomas cashed in on all that hard-earned knowledge.

Author: 0 ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON) Short Interest Down 6.7% in July

Shares of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) surged 0.25% to $55.79. Boston Advisors LLC increased its position in shares of Lattice Semiconductor Corporation by 67.9% in the first quarter. They were forecasting US$0.15 per share three months ago. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, September 27th. Lattice Semiconductor Corporation ( NASDAQ:LSCC ) opened at 5.93 on Friday.

Money North Korea tensions send USA dollar to eight-week low vs yen
Author: 0 North Korea tensions send USA dollar to eight-week low vs yen

Gold rose 1.2%, while the Swiss franc was on track to post its biggest single day rise in about 2½ years. The index closed at 16.04 overnight, the highest level since November 8, when Trump was elected president. On the Fed speaker list, Dallas Fed President Rob Kaplan is scheduled to appear in a question-and-answer session at the University of Texas Arlington, in Arlington, Virginia, at 9:40 a.m.

Money BC to raise minimum wage by 50 cents in September
Author: 0 BC to raise minimum wage by 50 cents in September

Bains will be making the announcement at 2:00 p.m. today from Victoria. The NDP had campaigned to increase the minimum wage in B.C.to $15 per hour, and in forming government, agreed with the Green party to set up a commission that would oversee regular rate reviews.

Author: 0 Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Receives $45.43 Average Target Price from Analysts

Institutional investors own 63.80% of the company's stock. Welch Investments LLC raised its stake in shares of Coca-Cola Company (The ) by 26.5% in the first quarter. A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on KO shares. Let's talk about the gap between analyst price targets for the next 12 months and The Coca-Cola Company (KO)'s current share price.

Money NA Holds Position in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)
Author: 0 NA Holds Position in Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN)

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC increased its position in shares of Urban Outfitters by 58.7% in the first quarter. The fund owned 6,683,212 shares of the apparel retailer's stock after selling 1,331,996 shares during the period. The business had revenue of $761.20 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $768.95 million. Tower Research Capital Limited Liability Company (Trc) holds 2,609 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio.

Money No impact on local retail clients from merger, says Aberdeen
Author: 0 No impact on local retail clients from merger, says Aberdeen

Standard Life Aberdeen shares rose 1.2 percent at open on Monday, its first day of trading as a combined company after the competition of a merger between Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC increased their price objective on Standard Life Plc from GBX 398 ($5.17) to GBX 411 ($5.34) and gave the stock a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, July 11th.

Money Woman says she found rodent in Chick-fil-A sandwich
Author: 0 Woman says she found rodent in Chick-fil-A sandwich

We're not going to make any comment about any allegations. Laboratory testing confirmed that the bun contained a rodent, Manafalouti's lawyer said, according to the Post. I turned it over. "The franchise itself has never said who supplied the buns for their sandwiches". A coworker who was with her said she knew it was a rodent because she saw the whiskers and tail.

Money Court Orders LinkedIn to Open Public Data to Third Party Sites
Author: 0 Court Orders LinkedIn to Open Public Data to Third Party Sites

In the case, LinkedIn's legal team said the company faced "significant harm" because hiQ Labs' data collection threatened the privacy of its userbase - because even members who had chosen to make their profiles public were still invested in how their data was used.

Author: 0 Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) closed the last trading session at $29.29

Similarly, the company's last 5 years high P/E ratio is 10.66 and low P/E is 5.4, whereas, the industry's and sector's high P/E for the past year is 43.47 and 41.6 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 15.16 for the industry and 13.85 for the Sector.

Money Does Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS)'s current closing price competes the market?
Author: 0 Does Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS)'s current closing price competes the market?

It measures part of the asset's statistical variance that can not be mitigated by the diversification provided by the portfolio of many risky assets, because it is correlated with the return of the other assets that are in the portfolio. After a recent spot-check, the stock has touched $9.79 which represents a change from the open of -1.51%. Renaissance Technology Ltd Liability has 391,900 shares.

Money Why Advance Auto Parts Shares Are Spiraling 22% Lower
Author: 0 Why Advance Auto Parts Shares Are Spiraling 22% Lower

Finally, IFP Advisors Inc boosted its stake in shares of Advance Auto Parts by 3.2% in the first quarter. Media coverage about U.S. Auto Parts Network (NASDAQ: PRTS ) has been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern reports. Adjusted operating income fell to $195.5 million from $243.1 million in the prior-year quarter. The firm's revenue was down 3.0% on a year-over-year basis.

Money Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Co-Founder Intent On Disrupting Theater Industry
Author: 0 Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Co-Founder Intent On Disrupting Theater Industry

MoviePass will pay theaters the full price of each ticket used by subscribers, excluding 3D or Imax screens. But how will MoviePass not lose money? The startup announced Tuesday that it had sold a majority stake to big data firm Helios and Matheson Analytics in order to promote a nationwide rollout of its new low, flat-rate service.

Money Rail fares 'have risen twice as much as wages since 2010'
Author: 0 Rail fares 'have risen twice as much as wages since 2010'

Prices for rail season tickets and peak time trains will rise by up to 3.6% after an increase in inflation. The rises mean for example that a new nurse or police officer commuting from Chelmsford to London, where an annual season ticket would cost £4,000 after the latest rise, would pay 20% of their salary on an annual season ticket, said the union.

Money DJIA Today: Dow Jones Futures Rebound as North Korea Tensions Fade
Author: 0 DJIA Today: Dow Jones Futures Rebound as North Korea Tensions Fade

Last week's equity market losses - and yen gains - were sparked by a war of words between Pyongyang and Washington after US President Donald Trump warned North Korea it would face " fire and fury " if it threatened the United States. Apple added 1.5%, while Aetna rose 2.31%. Federal-funds futures, used by investors to bet on the USA interest-rate outlook, showed roughly a 47% chance that the Fed would raise rates by the end of the year, according to CME Group data.

Money Judge to Costco: Pay Tiffany $19.4M for Phony Rings
Author: 0 Judge to Costco: Pay Tiffany $19.4M for Phony Rings

Costco argued instead that Tiffany is commonly used as a generic term describing a particular ring setting. Salespeople "described such rings as "Tiffany" rings in response to customer inquiries, and were not perturbed when customers who then realized that the rings were not actually manufactured by Tiffany expressed anger or upset", Swain wrote.

Money Uber Promises to Stop Spying on Customers After Government Order
Author: 0 Uber Promises to Stop Spying on Customers After Government Order

Uber Technologies Inc . has agreed to 20 years of third-party audits after Federal Trade Commission said that Uber misrepresented how much access employees had to personal information on consumers and drivers. "In 2015, we hired our first Chief Security Officer and now employ hundreds of trained professionals dedicated to protecting user information". Uber, which has become the world's most valuable venture-backed startup despite complaints from regulators and others, has been roiled ...

Money Tokyo stocks flat by noon, eyes on US-NKorea tensions
Author: 0 Tokyo stocks flat by noon, eyes on US-NKorea tensions

The price of crude oil dropped more than two percent Thursday, the cost of a barrel falling to $48.49. "There's not a great incentive to buy big", said Lerner of SunTrust Advisory. "If the data continues to come in on the softer side, the market might start to price the Fed staying on hold this year", said Sireen Harajli, FX strategist at Mizuho in NY.

Author: 0 Monday weather: Mostly sunny, with highs in the upper 70s

The biggest chance of showers - about 40 percent - is in St. Lawrence County. It was a cold front that brought some light rain to Billings Monday morning and that same cold front will keep us rather cool for the rest of the day. Fair skies will lead to some fog overnight tonight , lows for most will be back into the 50s. Light north northeast wind becoming north northwest 5 to 10 miles per hour in the afternoon.

Money Crude Oil Prices Retreat To 3-Week Lows, Dollar Recovery Erodes Support
Author: 0 Crude Oil Prices Retreat To 3-Week Lows, Dollar Recovery Erodes Support

Another factor dragging the oil prices down is the report about 173,000 barrels per day increase in total OPEC-14 crude oil production, which averaged 32.87 million barrels per day (b/d) in July. However, so far, the deal has had little impact on global inventory levels due to rising supply from producers not participating in the accord, such as Libya and Nigeria , as well as a relentless increase in USA shale output.

Money Major German air carrier files for insolvency
Author: 0 Major German air carrier files for insolvency

Those talks fell apart in June. In a statement, Air Berlin said the German government will provide a bridging loan to allow all flights to operate for now, and avoiding the prospect of disruption to passengers this summer. In December, it reached a deal to lease 38 plans to Lufthansa's units Eurowings and Austrian Airlines. The news ends months of speculation over the indebted carrier, which had been dependent for some time on cash injections from its largest shareholder, Abu Dhabi-based ...

Money US Retail Sales Jumped 0.6 Percent In July
Author: 0 US Retail Sales Jumped 0.6 Percent In July

Furniture and home furnishings stores outperformed the broader retail sector with a 5.6% jump in sales over the same month past year, according to the latest government report. Prices for new motor vehicles recorded their biggest drop in almost eight years in July and have decreased for six straight months. Sales also rose 1.2% at auto dealers, 1.2% at home and garden centers and even 1% at department stores that have been losing ground to Internet rivals.

Money The Home Depot, Inc. Bottom Line Rises 9% In Q2
Author: 0 The Home Depot, Inc. Bottom Line Rises 9% In Q2

Trimax Corp (OTCMKTS:TMXN) has 0.00% since August 15, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 27.56% the S&P500. Among 24 analysts covering The Home Depot Inc . Mascoma Wealth Management LLC raised its stake in shares of Home Depot by 0.6% in the second quarter. Telsey Advisory Group maintained Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD) on Wednesday, February 22 with "Outperform" rating.

Money German growth slows but remains robust
Author: 0 German growth slows but remains robust

Gross domestic product in Germany, Europe's largest economy, expanded 0.6 per cent in the second quarter from the previous three months, marking the 12th consecutive quarter of growth, according to the preliminary estimate from Destatis, Germany's federal statistics office.

Money German Economic Growth Robust Despite Slowdown in Second Quarter
Author: 0 German Economic Growth Robust Despite Slowdown in Second Quarter

Although, this was slightly slower than the forecast of 0.7%, the economy expanded for the 12th consecutive quarter. The report comes as Germany enters the final stretch of campaigning ahead of a September 24 election, with opinion polls showing Merkel leading her Social Democratic challenger Martin Schulz by as much as 17 points.

Money Giroud confirms Arsenal stay after opening-day victor against Leicester
Author: 0 Giroud confirms Arsenal stay after opening-day victor against Leicester

The Gunners are looking to improve on their fifth-place finish last season after the north London side missed out on a place in the Champions League. Substitute Ramsey smashed in an angled drive - from a corner which was won after Mesut Ozil handled in the build-up - before Giroud showed athleticism and strength to meet Granit Xhaka's corner.

Money Pandora taps Dish streaming executive as CEO
Author: 0 Pandora taps Dish streaming executive as CEO

Before assuming the role of Dish's President and COO in 2015, Carlson was EVP of operations and oversaw Dish's in-home services, customer service centers, customer billing, and IT organizations. Pandora shares were up 4.5 percent at $8.45 in after market trading. He departed a few weeks after satellite radio company Sirius XM bought a 19 percent stake in a strategic investment , gaining three board seats.

Money Guam sees North Korea tensions as easing
Author: 0 Guam sees North Korea tensions as easing

US Central Intelligence Agency Director Mike Pompeo said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un might well conduct another missile test but talk of being on the cusp of a nuclear war was overstating the risk. The deal, signed by Seoul's former conservative administration, sought to forgive Japan for its war atrocities once and for all in exchange for a mere 10 billion yen (US$9.1 million).

Author: 0 NK says 3.5 mln asked to join military to fight against US

The statement then appears put the onus to act on Trump , saying Kim would "watch a little more the foolish and stupid conduct of the Yankees". China has taken some unilateral actions to tighten the screws on North Korea , including banning all coal imports into the country in February.

Money Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank Resigns From Trump's Advisory Council
Author: 0 Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank Resigns From Trump's Advisory Council

The exchange lit up social media early on Monday, with many people lauding Frazier and blasting the president. He lashed out nearly immediately on Monday following the resignation, saying on Twitter that Frazier will now "have more time to LOWER RIPOFF DRUG PRICES!" Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank , the businessman who once praised President Trump as a "real asset" to US industry, is the next major departure from the American Manufacturing Council.

Money China Issues Order to Implement UN Sanctions on NKorea
Author: 0 China Issues Order to Implement UN Sanctions on NKorea

While Beijing has promised to open more industries to foreign companies, it also has issued new rules on electric auto manufacturing, data security, internet censorship and other fields. Chinese imports from the North fell 7.6 percent in the same period to 611 million yuan ($91 million), squeezing the North's revenue. The latest move to stem imports of iron, iron ore, lead and lead ore, as well as seafood products, will put significantly more pressure on Pyongyang .

Money How major U.S. stock market indexes fared Monday
Author: 0 How major U.S. stock market indexes fared Monday

Those gains were led by bounces in Australia, Hong Kong and South Korea while MSCI's world index rose 0.2 per cent. Banks were strong, with JPMorgan Chase gaining 1.1 percent, Goldman Sachs adding 1.5 percent and Bank of America up 2.3 percent.

Author: 0 Stocks, dollar climb as N.Korea worry fades for now

The yen dropped 0.2 per cent to 109.41 per dollar. The euro dropped to 1.1300 against the Swiss franc and 1.1704 versus the greenback, from its early high of 1.1342 and a 2-day high of 1.1770, respectively. At 2:00 pm ET, US Federal Reserve's monthly budget statement for July is scheduled to publish. Meanwhile on the domestic front, USA initial jobless claims for the week ended July 29 exceeded consensus estimates ...

Author: 0 Analyzing with technical analysis: Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC), GTT Communications, Inc. (GTT)

The company's consensus rating on Reuter's scale remained unchanged from 1.56 to 1.56 during a month. ON has been the topic of a number of recent research reports. If you are viewing this story on another publication, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of US & global trademark & copyright law. The shares were sold at an average price of $15.40, for a total transaction of $308,000.00.

Money United States stocks up as N Korea fears ease
Author: 0 United States stocks up as N Korea fears ease

USA stocks rebounded on Monday, reversing some of the losses that were triggered last week by rising tensions between the United States and North Korea . South Korean, Australian and Hong Kong shares rallied, while equities in Tokyo declined as traders returned from holidays during which markets sold off.

Money Lovefilm By Post DVD rental service to close
Author: 0 Lovefilm By Post DVD rental service to close

The LoveFilm DVD rental service, which sends customers DVD rentals by post, will be closing later this year - on 31 October 2017. Amazon informed its customers of the planned closure in an email to subscribers. The closure marks the end of one of the early pioneers in online rentals, as services such as Lovefilm and Video Island that first challenged the likes of Blockbuster Video.

Money Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Shares Bought by Summit Global Investments
Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Shares Bought by Summit Global Investments

Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico had 8 analyst reports since August 11, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. About shares traded. CVS Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) has declined 24.40% since August 14, 2016 and is downtrending. The expected WMT's profit could reach $3.21B giving the stock 18.96 P/E in the case that $1.06 earnings per share is reported. For the past 5 years, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.'s EPS growth has been almost -0.6%.