• Troubled $25 billion nuclear project gets OK to continue

    Troubled $25 billion nuclear project gets OK to continue

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    Since inception, the project has suffered numerous delays, design changes and a lack of a detailed schedule, which according to staff appointed by regulators to assess the project's costs and construction progress, could result in additional cost overruns.
  • Analyst Commentary On Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Verastem, Inc. (VSTM)

    Analyst Commentary On Wells Fargo & Company (WFC), Verastem, Inc. (VSTM)

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    It has underperformed by 7.03% the S&P500. Jvl Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Encana Corp (ECA) by 1.66% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. BELL STEPHEN P had sold 2,500 shares worth $262,500 on Wednesday, September 13. (NYSE:XEC) or 938,065 shares. Boltwood Mgmt, California-based fund reported 67,212 shares.
  • General Mills (GIS) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

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    General Mills' yogurt sales were still down 11% in North America in the latest quarter, but that was a big improvement from the summer. Trading volume for General Mills, Inc . General Mills, Inc . has a 52 week low of $49.65 and a 52 week high of $63.73. ( GIS ) opened at $58.76 on Thursday. The company's stock is now moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 5.72%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -4.87% which means that the stock is constantly ...
  • Old need not apply: Companies sued for age discrimination in Facebook ads

    Old need not apply: Companies sued for age discrimination in Facebook ads

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    Still, the report says Facebook is fighting lawsuits that seek to hold its platform responsible by challenging all accusations of discrimination and attempting to avoid carrying any liability for potentially discriminatory practices. "Simply showing certain job ads to different age groups on services like Facebook or Google may not in itself be discriminatory", said Facebook. The complaint includes screenshots showing a job ad for the company's recruiting team.
  • German union calls for strike Friday by Ryanair pilots

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    But with Impact already representing unionised Ryanair pilots in talks that began on Tuesday, it would appear to be in a strong position to later recruit the hundreds of Ryanair cabin crew who are based in Ireland. While IMPACT acknowledged that "the danger of industrial action had receded for the present", the union cautioned that it expected management to reach agreement on procedures quickly so that the parties could move on to negotiate substantial issues around pilots' pay and working ...
  • Commerce Department sides with Boeing on CSeries tariff

    Commerce Department sides with Boeing on CSeries tariff

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    The Department of Commerce's final investigation found that Bombardier had sold CSeries jets to US carrier Delta Air Lines Ltd.at 79.82 per cent less than fair value and that the company had received unfair subsidies at a rate of 212.39 per cent - slightly less than the preliminary rate it had calculated of 219.63 per cent.
  • Twitter's two factor authentications goes beyond SMS, here's how it works

    Twitter's two factor authentications goes beyond SMS, here's how it works

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    The third-party app support means you can use tools like Google Authenticator, Authy or Duo Mobile to verify your login instead of SMS - and all you need to get set up is a one-time verification from within your logged in about on the desktop using your mobile Twitter app, your phone's camera, and a uniquely generated QR code to establish the connection between app and Twitter .
  • Penske Media Takes 51% Majority Stake In Rolling Stone

    Penske Media Takes 51% Majority Stake In Rolling Stone

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    He will remain on as president/COO of Wenner Media. Deadline , a member of Penske Media reports that the deal went through for $100m . But Jay Penske , who runs Penske Media, said he is partnering "with the Wenners" to keep Rolling Stone thriving "for decades across multiple media platforms".
  • Interim fighter aftermath - US Commerce Dept. upholds duties against Bombardier

    Interim fighter aftermath - US Commerce Dept. upholds duties against Bombardier

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    Today's ruling maintained a preliminary anti-dumping duty while slightly lowering the massive preliminary countervailing duty, reducing the overall duties on the C-Series from 299.45 per cent to 292.21 per cent. The U.S. Commerce Department on Wednesday finalized steep anti-subsidy duties on Bombardier Inc.'s CSeries jets, setting up the next round of a fierce worldwide trade dispute between the United States and Canada.
  • House Republican proposes net neutrality replacement bill

    House Republican proposes net neutrality replacement bill

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    House Energy and Commerce Vice Chairman Marsha Blackburn announced she is sponsoring the Open Internet Preservation Act. "The Federal Communications Commission (FCC)'s ruling was an attack not just on the open internet, but on individuals, innovators and small businesses", Fahy said .
  • Investors Sell Bank of America (BAC) on Strength (BAC)

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    The short ratio in the company's stock is documented at 1.97 and the short float is around of 1.31%. The SI to Consolidated Edison Incorporated's float is 3.09%. FBR Capital maintained it with "Outperform" rating and $69 target in Thursday, July 30 report. As per Wednesday, January 25, the company rating was initiated by Credit Suisse.