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Multimedia & Graphics Software: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Position of the day Multimedia & Graphics Software: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Position of the day
- February 23, 2017

A number of analysts have issued reports on ATVI shares. The stock has a weekly performance of -0.5 percent and is 20.87 percent year-to-date as of the recent close. Activision Blizzard, Inc . Multimedia & Graphics Software holds an EPS of 1.15 that demonstrates an EPS growth this year at 7.50%. Finally, Brown Advisory Inc. (more...)
Cuomo: Solar power explodes in NY with state, private support Cuomo: Solar power explodes in NY with state, private support
- February 23, 2017

House Bill 504, with bipartisan sponsors, will actually promote solar energy by increasing solar system size limits, allowing community solar energy projects, and allowing excess solar energy produced to be credited to low-income families. (more...)
Emeli Sande lands first honour at the 2017 BRIT Awards Emeli Sande lands first honour at the 2017 BRIT Awards
- February 23, 2017

She beat Ellie Goulding, Anohni, Lianne La Havas and Nao to the prize for the second time after previous success in 2013 when she also won the album of the year award. The 1975 , Little Mix , Robbie Williams and Emeli Sandé and Skepta will all be performing at London's O2 Arena while Emma Willis and Dermot O'Leary are sharing hosting responsibilities. (more...)
HSBC's pre-tax profit plunges 62% on write-downs HSBC's pre-tax profit plunges 62% on write-downs
- February 22, 2017

The drop in profits reflected a $3.2bn impairment of goodwill in the company's global private banking business in Europe and the impact of the sale of its operations in Brazil. "We are gaining market share in areas of importance to HSBC as others scale back and our offerings become more competitive". Flint said the bank was looking for worldwide agreement on financial rules to avoid "fragmentation in the global regulatory architecture as the new U.S. (more...)
House of Lords set to debate Article 50 bill House of Lords set to debate Article 50 bill
- February 21, 2017

He urged fellow Labour peers to show "strength and clarity" over the issue. Thereaa May made a highly unusual appearance at the House of Lords today as peers began their two-day debate on the Brexit bill. Peers are expected to press ministers to guarantee the residence rights of European Union nationals living in Britain and ensure Parliament can reject any possible deal. (more...)
Former Australia forward Dan Vickerman dies at the age of 37 Former Australia forward Dan Vickerman dies at the age of 37
- February 20, 2017

Vickerman played 63 Tests in his career after making his Test debut against France in 2002, but was forced into early retirement by stress fractures in his right leg. Rugby Union Players Association CEO Ross Xenos said: 'On behalf of all players, we extend our deepest sympathies to Dan's young family at this hard time. (more...)