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Severe weather warnings of strong gales lashing Britain, with 80mph gusts along northern coasts, have today been issued by the Met Office . A Met Office statement said: "Storm Caroline is expected to bring a spell of very windy weather to northern Scotland on Thursday".
  • The Investors Buy High Volume of Exxon Mobil Put Options (XOM)

    The Investors Buy High Volume of Exxon Mobil Put Options (XOM)

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    Gateway Advisory Llc who had been investing in Exxon Mobil Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $354.43 billion market cap company. Hennessy Advisors Inc. lifted its position in shares of Exxon Mobil by 28.0% in the first quarter. Therefore 55% are positive. M/A-Com Technology Solutions Holdings had 38 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.
  • First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (FR) Hit 52-Week High

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    The firm earned "Hold" rating on Wednesday, August 30 by Stifel Nicolaus. The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold" on Monday, October 16. (NYSE:PDM) earned "Hold" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Monday, January 23. If you are viewing this report on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States & global trademark & copyright laws.
  • SEC files ICO fraud charges

    SEC files ICO fraud charges

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    The SEC has charged Lacroix, his partner Sabrina Paradis-Royer, and PlexCops with violating the anti-fraud provisions, and Lacroix and PlexCorps with violating the registration provision, of the United States federal securities laws. In February 2013, Lacroix and his then company Micro-Prêts pleaded guilty before the Court of Quebec to six charges of illegal distribution, illegal practice and misrepresentations.
  • Clues to Identify Price Direction: Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

    Clues to Identify Price Direction: Bank of America Corporation (BAC)

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    The stock increased 3.86% or $1.085 during the last trading session, reaching $29.185. About 116.66M shares traded or 71.29% up from the average. Bank of America Corporation (BAC ) performance during the last one year upgraded 30.7 percent, while its year to date (YTD) performance showed a positive trend of 27.15 percent.
  • Stocks Likely To Jump On Passage Of Tax Reform Bill

    Stocks Likely To Jump On Passage Of Tax Reform Bill

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    On the political front, late on 1 December ABC News was forced to publish a correction to an earlier report in which it claimed that ex-US national security adviser Michael Flynn might testify that he had been instructed to contact Russian officials during the USA election campaign in 2016.
  • Travel Ban Back in Place, SCOTUS Halts Lower Court Injunctions

    Travel Ban Back in Place, SCOTUS Halts Lower Court Injunctions

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    The justices said they expect the lower appeals courts to expedite their decisions, leaving open the possibility that the policy itself could return to the Supreme Court in yet another legal challenge to the White House. Appeals courts in San Francisco and Richmond, Virginia will be holding debates on the legality of the ban this week. Neal Katyal, representing Hawaii, had urged the justices to leave the lower court's ruling - that echoed the justices' own words from the previous case - ...
  • FCC net neutrality move sparks backlash

    FCC net neutrality move sparks backlash

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    Schneiderman says the FCC had been unwilling to help investigate who is behind the misused identities but reversed course on Monday saying they would help. "There's no way with this set of corrupted records...[we can] have a vote based on what the American people really think", Schneiderman said. Last week, Schniederman's office created a website for people to check if their identities had been used to submit FCC comments.
  • NH schools gear up for Hour of Code

    NH schools gear up for Hour of Code

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    Large corporations such as Microsoft, Google and Disney have also played an important role inspiring young people to begin coding, by making computer sciences more accessible and more engaging, with learner-centered, intuitive tutorials such as those available with the Hour Of Code initiative .
  • CVS shares fall and Aetna's rise after acquisition deal

    CVS shares fall and Aetna's rise after acquisition deal

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    The evolution won't happen overnight, but in time, shoppers may find more clinics in CVS stores and more services they can receive through the network of almost 10,000 locations that the company has built. It's also an affordable option, as most telemedicine visits are covered by insurance with a small copay. CVS also has to worry about competition from UnitedHealth Group Inc .
  • Venezuela to launch cryptocurrency to fight Trump sanctions

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    He outlined that the country will create a cryptocurrency, backed by oil, gas, gold, and diamond reserves. Maduro added that the petro would support the nation to advance in areas of financial sovereignty, to move past financial obstructions and to make successful financial transactions.
  • Dialog shares tumble on warning Apple could build its own chips

    Dialog shares tumble on warning Apple could build its own chips

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    Dialog Semiconductor is a British, listed firm which supplies power management chips to the iPhone and other Apple products . On November 30th Patently Apple posted a report titled " Rumor of Apple Developing its own Power Management Chip Drops Dialog Semiconductor's Stock price in Frankfurt ".