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Therefore 75% are positive. UBS maintained Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) on Monday, June 19 with "Hold" rating. The stock of Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) has "Sector Perform" rating given on Thursday, December 1 by RBC Capital Markets.
  • ESPN names James Pitaro as new president

    ESPN names James Pitaro as new president

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    Prior to his roles at Disney, he served as vice president and head of Yahoo Media, where he set strategy and developed and executed growth-driving initiatives for Yahoo's media properties, including Yahoo Sports and Yahoo Music. He replaces John Skipper, who in December resigned his position at ESPN , citing a need to address an unspecified substance addiction. Disney CEO Bob Iger said that Pitaro's experence makes him the right person to head ESPN.
  • United tried to replace bonuses with a $100000 lottery

    United tried to replace bonuses with a $100000 lottery

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    That's because, as the Chicago Business Journal reports, the announcement came in a memo that also informed employees that quarterly performance bonuses were being done away with. [Current] bonus program has everyone pulling in the same direction with a common goal". Flight attendant Laurie Vesalo confirmed that she wrote the letter, which called the new lottery system "deplorable", but said that someone else posted the letter on the petition website.
  • Passenger stripped naked, watched porn before attacking air hostess

    Passenger stripped naked, watched porn before attacking air hostess

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    The Star Online reported that the 20-year-old man, who is is said to be a student at a university in Cyberjaya, was alleged to have masturbated in his seat while watching pornography on his laptop. He added: " The cabin crew approached him and politely asked him to put on his clothes ". "But after the plane reached 36,000 feet, the passenger walked towards the toilet and attempted to hug one of the flight attendants", the witness said.
  • Walmart Expands Meal Kits From 250 To 2000 Stores

    Walmart Expands Meal Kits From 250 To 2000 Stores

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    Almost 80 percent of people don't know by 4 p.m. what they're going to have for dinner. By the end of 2018, the company hopes to have them available in over 2,000 stores. Meal kit recipes include, steak dijon and sweet chili chicken. "We're here to help", said Tyler Lehr, senior vice president and general merchandise manager of deli services for Walmart .
  • 11 arrested in Icelandic 'Big Bitcoin Heist'

    11 arrested in Icelandic 'Big Bitcoin Heist'

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    And the cost of the thefts - the biggest in Iceland's history - is huge, with police estimating they are worth nearly $2 million (£1.44 million). Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies operate on a completely decentralized network away from the intervention of any central agency like banks and hence it becomes hard for the authorities, in case of theft, to actually trace the evidence of the theft.
  • Amazon's next move? Branded checking accounts

    Amazon's next move? Branded checking accounts

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    With services like Prime Instant Video and Prime Music on offer alongside a recent slew of products coming from Amazon's acquisition of Whole Foods , it's clear the company wants to become their customers' one-stop shop for entertainment and shopping .
  • Graco highchairs sold at Walmart recalled after children injured

    Graco highchairs sold at Walmart recalled after children injured

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    The Graco Table2Table 6-in-1 Highchairs have been recalled after reports of children falling out of them, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission. - 5 p.m. ET, the company said. Customers who contact the company will receive a free fix kit with installation instructions. This product was sold at Walmart stores from October 2016 to December 2017.
  • United Kingdom services PMI index rises in February

    United Kingdom services PMI index rises in February

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    United Kingdom service sector activity expanded at the fastest pace in four months in February, survey data from IHS Markit showed Monday. The Markit/Nikkei Japan Services Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) fell to 51.7 in February on a seasonally adjusted basis from 51.9 in the previous month.
  • Vehicle sales stuck in reverse

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    There were declines across private, fleet and business sales, with experts saying that squeezed consumers were reluctant to make big-ticket purchases and businesses were unwilling to replace or expand fleets amid the political uncertainty. Business registrations have seen the largest drop, down 29.8%. While hybrid and electric sales were up 7.2 per cent in February, petrol sales were up 14.4 per cent.