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Audi R8 V10 RWS revealed as limited rear-wheel-drive version Audi R8 V10 RWS revealed as limited rear-wheel-drive version
- September 11, 2017

Each will have a mid-mounted 5.2-liter FSI V10 engine, good for 540 horsepower, just as with the R8 V10 quattro. Spyder variants are slightly slower, doing the 0-62mph dash in 3.8 seconds and topping out at a claimed 198mph. It's not known if a rear-wheel drive R8 will offer the same amount of power as its all-paw brother or, like the Lambo, come with the wick turned down. (more...)
As Irma Weakens, Forecast Stays On Track For Central GA As Irma Weakens, Forecast Stays On Track For Central GA
- September 11, 2017

There's no need to evacuate Central Georgia. It weakened to a Category 1 hurricane, carrying maximum sustained winds of about 85 miles per hour (135 km per hour) by 2 a.m. But even as Irma threatens the southeast, another Category 4 storm churns in the Atlantic. The high pressure that brought fall-like weather to the state over the weekend will still keep things dry here on Monday, but clouds will gradually move in from the south. (more...)
NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Price Target Raised to $169.00 NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Price Target Raised to $169.00
- September 11, 2017

The stock decreased 3.90% or $0.57 on September 8, reaching $14.05. The stock ended last trade at $148.26 a share and the price is up more than 24.11% so far this year. 52,320 NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE) shares with value of $7.14 million were sold by ROBO JAMES L. YEAGER WILLIAM L sold 5,793 shares worth $761,197. (more...)
Senior plc (SNR) Receives Senior plc (SNR) Receives "Hold" Rating from Liberum Capital
- September 11, 2017

It has underperformed by 0.67% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.40, from 1.86 in 2016Q3. 49 funds opened positions while 56 raised stakes. It also reduced Spectra Energy (NYSE:SE) stake by 41,540 shares and now owns 163,548 shares. 01 was reduced too. The stock increased 0.56% or $0.14 on September 8, reaching $24.34. (more...)
Delta Air Lines Inc
- September 11, 2017

As per Monday, July 17, the company rating was maintained by Shore Capital. The rating was upgraded by SunTrust to "Buy" on Thursday, February 16. Finally, Vetr upgraded Delta Air Lines from a buy rating to a strong-buy rating and set a $57.50 price objective for the company in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th. (more...)
Tesla Superchargers are coming to a big city near you Tesla Superchargers are coming to a big city near you
- September 11, 2017

We will continue to expand our charging networks so that Tesla owners always have abundant and reliable access to charging wherever they go. Tesla today announced a Supercharger expansion to major United States cities, starting with Boston and Chicago. (more...)
Goldman Sachs takes aim at Zopa, Ratesetter and Funding Circle Goldman Sachs takes aim at Zopa, Ratesetter and Funding Circle
- September 11, 2017

The financial giant is launching an online deposit business in the UK . The bank's first foray into consumer banking came in April 2016, with the USA launch of online retail bank where average Americans can open a savings account with just a $1 deposit. (more...)
Bitcoin down around 1% amid uncertainty over China exchange closures Bitcoin down around 1% amid uncertainty over China exchange closures
- September 11, 2017

For a while, officials considered enacting antimoney-laundering rules on exchanges, even circulating a draft of such rules for them to follow. "I would assume that if China shuts down trading on continuous order books of the large exchanges, the price would drop below $4,000, or the price of the USA dollar price of bitcoin would catch up to where it's trading equivalently in China", he said. (more...)
Facebook hit with €1.2m fine in Spain for breaking privacy laws Facebook hit with €1.2m fine in Spain for breaking privacy laws
- September 11, 2017

The second "serious" violation saw Facebook failing to delete the data it harvests when it has finished using it, and the data protection regulator noted that the company "retains and reuses it later associated with the same user". In May the social media giant was slapped with a €150,000 fine by the French data protection watchdog for the way the company targeted advertising and tracked users. (more...)
Google launches appeal against €2.4 billion European Union fine Google launches appeal against €2.4 billion European Union fine
- September 11, 2017

The search giant was given 90 days to end its anti-competitive practices or face a further fine amounting to 5pc of the average daily global earning of its parent company Alphabet . Google had previously said it disagrees with the decision and had indicated it would consider appealing. A court spokeswoman said Google has not asked for an interim order to suspend the decision to levy an fine. (more...)
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Reiterates Buy Rating for Microsoft Corp. (MSFT)
- September 11, 2017

About 4.06 million shares traded. Central Securities Corp. (NYSEMKT:CET) has risen 32.01% since September 11, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 23.75% the S&P500. Impala Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Corporation holds 0.71% or 217,205 shares. Segment Wealth Management Ltd Liability Co invested in 43,586 shares or 0.99% of the stock. (more...)
El Paso Electric Company El Paso Electric Company
- September 11, 2017

BlackRock Inc. boosted its stake in shares of El Paso Electric Company by 1.7% in the third quarter. Vista Cap Inc has 0.19% invested in Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR). Telsey Advisory Group maintained Pier 1 Imports Inc (NYSE:PIR) rating on Thursday, September 29. Among 10 analysts covering Valspar ( NYSE:VAL ), 0 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 10 Hold. (more...)
Putin Reluctant To Cut Off North Korean Oil Supplies Putin Reluctant To Cut Off North Korean Oil Supplies
- September 11, 2017

He said they shared the view that the North's nuclear issue should be resolved quickly to realize the "infinite potentials" of the Korean Peninsula and the Far East region. Satellite imagery appeared to show the blast caused landslides at North Korea's Punggye-ri test site, according to 38 North, a Washington-based North Korean monitoring project. (more...)
Global shares return to record high as Irma loses strength Global shares return to record high as Irma loses strength
- September 11, 2017

European shares rose in early trading. On Friday, US markets ended mixed and fairly subdued, with the Dow Jones Industrials adding just 13 points at 21,797, while the broader S&P 500 index and tech-laden Nasdaq both ended modestly lower as investors waited to see what impact Hurricane Irma will have on Florida. (more...)
Hurricane Irma puts 400K people in Miami-Dade at risk of evacuation Hurricane Irma puts 400K people in Miami-Dade at risk of evacuation
- September 11, 2017

Instead, it's expected to curve up into the open Atlantic and become a major hurricane - Category 3 or more - with winds up to 115 miles per hour. ( Delta later directly reached out to her and she was able to book a seat at a lower price.) Someone else trying to book on American found their flight jumped nearly $600 within the span of a couple hours. (more...)
Express Scripts Holding Company
- September 11, 2017

The stock has a market capitalization of $42.68 billion, a P/E ratio of 15.57 and a beta of 0.99. About 2.29 million shares traded. Express Scripts Holding Company (NASDAQ: ESRX ) has declined 16.92% since September 9, 2016 and is downtrending. (more...)
Hurricanes in Gulf Coast hike gas and produce prices Hurricanes in Gulf Coast hike gas and produce prices
- September 11, 2017

The average price in our state is $2.63, with the lowest in Greenville at $2.61, according to GasBuddy. AAA is closely monitoring Hurricane Irma's track. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. But it's the end of the summer driving season, which means a drop in this season's record demand for gas, which was 9.8 million barrels a day. (more...)
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) Rating Lowered to Sell at Vetr Inc Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) Rating Lowered to Sell at Vetr Inc
- September 11, 2017

The firm's market capitalization is $6.52 billion. The stock rose 1.69% or $0.23 reaching $13.84. Pomelo Cap Limited Company holds 0.29% of its portfolio in Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) for 440,000 shares. 264,677 were reported by Hexavest Inc. Massachusetts Fin Services Communications Ma, Massachusetts-based fund reported 188,932 shares. Davis Selected Advisers accumulated 7.00M shares or 0.45% of the stock. (more...)
European Union countries want tech giants to pay taxes wherever they create value European Union countries want tech giants to pay taxes wherever they create value
- September 11, 2017

France is leading the push to clamp down on the taxation of such companies, but has found support from other countries - including Germany, Italy and Spain - also frustrated at the low tax they receive under current global rules. European Union pressure to force Ireland to increase its corporate tax rates have been fiercely resisted as Ireland's tax policy has also helped create a plethora of well-paid jobs in the technology sector. (more...)
Parthenon LLC Has $4305000 Position in Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Parthenon LLC Has $4305000 Position in Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)
- September 11, 2017

Coca Cola Co Com now has $197.48B valuation. The stock increased 2.24% or $2.26 on September 8, reaching $103.05. As of the end of the quarter Diversified Trust Co had sold 2,756 shares trimming its holdings by 1.6%. The company has market cap of $2.26 billion. The Firm operates in Lighting Products and Solutions (principally LED fixtures and lamps) segment. It has a 12.91 P/E ratio. (more...)