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Dollar Extends Gains, Weekend Elections Ahead - Nasdaq

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:01

Nasdaq

Dollar Extends Gains, Weekend Elections Ahead
Nasdaq
The Federal Reserve breathed new life into the U.S. dollar this past week by confirming that they see one more rate hike year. The announcement, which was accompanied by plans to reduce the balance sheet caught investors by surprise sending the dollar ...
Yellen and Cohn Said to Be on Shortlist for New Head of the FedNew York Times
Who Killed US Inflation? Here Are Suspects in Yellen's MysteryBloomberg
Janet Yellen has no idea what's going on with the economyNew York Post
NBCNews.com -The Guardian -Business Insider -The Fiscal Times
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N. Korea's nuke threat hits most Asian stocks - The Straits Times

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:00

The Straits Times

N. Korea's nuke threat hits most Asian stocks
The Straits Times
Most Asian stock indices flashed red yesterday after North Korea's Foreign Minister told a United Nations meeting in New York late on Thursday that the rogue state may test a hydrogen bomb of "unprecedented scale" in the Pacific Ocean. North Korean ...
Caution reigns as focus swings from N Korea to BrexitFinancial Times

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Congress criticizes Equifax data breach, but tighter regulations aren't likely - Christian Science Monitor

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:17

Christian Science Monitor

Congress criticizes Equifax data breach, but tighter regulations aren't likely
Christian Science Monitor
Though hackers have been able to get at personal consumer data, tougher regulations on how to store that data don't seem likely. An Equifax sign is seen outside the corporate headquarters in Atlanta. Despite concern about security breaches on companies ...
After the breach, Equifax now faces the lawsuitsChicago Daily Herald
NH residents file class-action suit against EquifaxThe Union Leader
Time to protect AmericansTidewater News
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S&P 500, Nasdaq Shake Off North Korea Threat to Bounce Higher at Week's End - TheStreet.com

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:07

TheStreet.com

S&P 500, Nasdaq Shake Off North Korea Threat to Bounce Higher at Week's End
TheStreet.com
Stocks rallied from earlier losses to end mostly higher on Friday, Sept. 22, as investors shook off worries over escalating insults between the leaders of the U.S. and a nuclear-armed North Korea. The S&P 500 added 0.08%, and the Nasdaq gained 0.06%.
Wall St lower with pressure from Apple, rate expectationsNasdaq
Wall Street pushed down by rate expectations, North Korea, AppleMalay Mail Online
USA stocks close higher ahead as Fed meeting startsNewburgh Gazette
Times of India -BBC
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Mercedes-Benz spends $1 billion to make EVs at Alabama plant - Engadget

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:03

Engadget

Mercedes-Benz spends $1 billion to make EVs at Alabama plant
Engadget
Like most auto makers these days, Mercedes-Benz is investing in electric vehicles in a big way. The Daimler-owned company is fast-tracking all of its models to an electric future by 2022. It has also been showing off a slate of EV models, like the ...
Berenberg Bank Analysts Give Daimler AG (DAI) a €54.00 Price TargetThe Ledger Gazette

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Nielsen Sues ComScore to Block New TV Audience Measurement Service - Variety

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 14:04

Variety

Nielsen Sues ComScore to Block New TV Audience Measurement Service
Variety
Nielsen Holdings filed a lawsuit Friday seeking to block rival ComScore from offering a new service, Extended TV, that will provide TV audience data. Nielsen alleges that the ComScore service will make use of Nielsen's own People Meter data, violating ...
Nielsen Suing ComScore Over “Extended TV” OfferingDeadline
Nielsen Sues ComScore Over Misuse of People MeterBroadcasting & Cable
Nielsen Looks for Injunction Against ComScore Over TV RatingsHollywood Reporter
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Time May Dump Assets in Fourth Quarter to Address $1 Billion Debt Pile - TheStreet.com

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 12:35

TheStreet.com

Time May Dump Assets in Fourth Quarter to Address $1 Billion Debt Pile
TheStreet.com
The magazine publisher says in a regulatory filing it is working on sales of assets including its U.K. arm and a majority stake in Essence, with a deal coming as soon as next quarter. Time also reveals changes to its credit agreement. David Elman. Follow.
Time looks to sell 'Golf,' 'Sunset,' 'Coastal Living,' and stake in 'Essence'USA TODAY
Time Inc in talks to sell assets; warns on third-quarter ad revenue softnessReuters
Time Inc UK, publisher of NME and Marie Claire, to be put up for saleThe Guardian
Financial Times -Seeking Alpha -The Drum
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Trade panel puts solar tariff decision in Trump's hands - Politico

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 10:36

Politico

Trade panel puts solar tariff decision in Trump's hands
Politico
A federal trade panel declared Friday that surging imports of solar panels have hurt U.S. manufacturers — a decision that will allow President Donald Trump to penalize Chinese companies but could also choke off the fast-growing green energy industry ...
US Solar Makers Win Ruling on Imports, Case Goes to TrumpBloomberg
Federal board moves toward penalties on solar panel importsThe Hill
Trump positioned to slap potentially crushing tariffs on solar industryLos Angeles Times
Washington Examiner -Greentech Media -CNBC -CBS News
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Amazon Looks to Deliver Shake Shack, Chipotle Amid Food Push - Bloomberg

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 08:25

Bloomberg

Amazon Looks to Deliver Shake Shack, Chipotle Amid Food Push
Bloomberg
Amazon.com Inc. may soon bring Shake Shack burgers and Chipotle burritos to your door as it pushes deeper into the growing market for restaurant delivery. The e-commerce titan has been working to crack the code on food delivery for at least a decade.
Amazon announces Amazon Restaurants, continues Whole Foods rethinkPhilly.com
Amazon may deliver Chipotle and Five Guys right to your front doorEngadget
GrubHub's stock falls toward 7-week low after Amazon teams up with rival OloMarketWatch
PYMNTS.com -Nation's Restaurant News -ChicagoNow (blog) -Investor's Business Daily
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Buy Apple because more expensive $1000 iPhone X will boost its profit: Analyst - CNBC

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 07:26

CNBC

Buy Apple because more expensive $1000 iPhone X will boost its profit: Analyst
CNBC
Piper Jaffray predicts Apple's earnings and the iPhone average selling price will benefit from its higher-priced offerings this year. The firm recommends owning Apple shares based on the potential for strong demand for the new iPhone models, rising ...
Singapore government to trial Apple Pay for public transport in 2018AppleInsider (press release) (blog)
Japan's big mobile carriers still glued to their iPhonesNikkei Asian Review
Apple's 'short-term pain' sets stock up for long-term gainMarketWatch
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Buy Apple because more expensive $1000 iPhone X will boost its profit: Analyst - CNBC

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 07:26

CNBC

Buy Apple because more expensive $1000 iPhone X will boost its profit: Analyst
CNBC
Piper Jaffray predicts Apple's earnings and the iPhone average selling price will benefit from its higher-priced offerings this year. The firm recommends owning Apple shares based on the potential for strong demand for the new iPhone models, rising ...
Trade of the Day: No Rush to Buy Apple Inc. (AAPL) StockInvestorplace.com
Apple (AAPL) PT Raised to $196 at Piper JaffrayStreetInsider.com

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Wal-Mart testing delivery service that will bring items into your home - MarketWatch

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 07:09

TechCrunch

Wal-Mart testing delivery service that will bring items into your home
MarketWatch
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. WMT, -0.61% is testing a program that will deliver items, not just to your doorstep, but into your house. The retail giant has partnered with August Home, a provider of smart locks and smart home accessories, for the test ...
Walmart Tests Grocery Delivery Directly Into Your RefrigeratorTheStreet.com
Walmart tests straight-to-fridge delivery serviceCNET
Wal-Mart Wants to Unpack Groceries and Restock FridgesInvestopedia
TechCrunch
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Exclusive: T-Mobile, Sprint close to agreeing deal terms - sources - Reuters

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 06:44

Reuters

Exclusive: T-Mobile, Sprint close to agreeing deal terms - sources
Reuters
Smartphones with the logos of T-Mobile and Sprint are seen in this illustration taken September 19, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration. (Reuters) - T-Mobile US Inc (TMUS.O) is close to agreeing tentative terms on a deal to merge with peer Sprint ...
Sprint and T-Mobile said to agree tentative terms of mergerDIGITALLOOK
T-Mobile and Sprint are in active talks about a mergerUSA TODAY
Sprint Surges 8%, T-Mo Pops as CNBC Says 'Making Progress' in Merger TalksNasdaq

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North Korea jitters ease as focus moves to Brexit speech - Reuters UK

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 05:25

Reuters UK

North Korea jitters ease as focus moves to Brexit speech
Reuters UK
The German share price index, DAX board, is seen at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, September 20, 2017. REUTERS/Staff/Remote. LONDON (Reuters) - Jitters over a fresh exchange of barbs between North Korea and the United States eased in ...
FTSE hopes dented by North Korean threatLondon Loves Business

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Uber just lost its London taxi license - Engadget

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 05:11

Engadget

Uber just lost its London taxi license
Engadget
In a surprise announcement today, Transport for London has confirmed that it will not reissue Uber's private hire operating licence within the city. In a statement, the regulator said that the company operations were not "fit and proper" and noted that ...
Uber London licence not renewedBBC News
Uber's licence has been revoked in LondonITV News
'Not fit and proper': Uber loses London licenceFinancial Times
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Jamie Dimon lays into bitcoin again, says it's 'worth nothing' - CNBC

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 04:58

CNBC

Jamie Dimon lays into bitcoin again, says it's 'worth nothing'
CNBC
A company called has filed a market abuse complaint in Sweden against Dimon, claiming he deliberately spread false and misleading information about bitcoin. Luke Graham | @LukeWGraham. Published 1 Hour Ago CNBC.com. SHARES ...
I don't respond to quarterly numbers, India is growing faster than any other country: Jamie Dimon, JP Morgan ChaseEconomic Times
Jamie Dimon is being accused of market abuse in Sweden for badmouthing bitcoinQuartz
Dimon gives thumbs-up to demonetisationTimes of India
CryptoCoinsNews -Investopedia -City A.M. -Bitcoin News (press release)
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After Equifax, public shaming but GOP wary of new rules - Washington Post

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 03:18

Washington Post

After Equifax, public shaming but GOP wary of new rules
Washington Post
WASHINGTON — Prospects are good for a public shaming in the Equifax data breach, but it's unlikely Congress will institute sweeping new regulations after hackers accessed the personal information of an estimated 143 million Americans. Since early this ...

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OPEC, Allies Wait and See If Oil Cuts Need to Be Extended - Bloomberg

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 02:37

Bloomberg

OPEC, Allies Wait and See If Oil Cuts Need to Be Extended
Bloomberg
On the eve of a gathering in Vienna, OPEC and its allies indicated that they'll wait a bit longer to see if further action is required in their bid to clear a global oil glut. Ministers from nations that together pump more than half the world's oil at ...
Oil prices mixed ahead of OPEC meeting on supply cut extensionReuters
Oil traders are focused on this OPEC—led meeting of major crude producersMarketWatch
Oil: Citi says "markets are persistently misunderstanding" OPEC/non-OPEC meeting todayForexLive
Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide -Malay Mail Online -Ship & Bunker -City A.M.
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Asia stocks slip, yen and franc rise as North Korea moots H-bomb test - Reuters

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 00:40

Reuters

Asia stocks slip, yen and franc rise as North Korea moots H-bomb test
Reuters
FILE PHOTO: A man looks at an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average outside a brokerage at a business district in Tokyo, Japan August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon. TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks fell and the Japanese yen and Swiss ...

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