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Business Chemical in weed killer found in Ben & Jerry's ice cream
Author: 0 Chemical in weed killer found in Ben & Jerry's ice cream

A spokesperson for Ben & Jerry's has tried to assure the public that all the ice cream is safe to consume. While the levels of glyphosate were well below the legal limit set by the Environmental Protection Agency, the Organic Consumers Association (OCA ) argues that any presence of the pesticide product is misleading to the consumer.

Business SoftBank Reportedly Approached Uber About a 'Multibillion-Dollar Stake'
Author: 0 SoftBank Reportedly Approached Uber About a 'Multibillion-Dollar Stake'

Ola has also held talks with United States technology giant Microsoft to participate in the current round, said the source, but those talks have not yet advanced. Japanese telecommunications company SoftBank Corp. intends to occupy a dominant position on the market for online taxi booking, planning of investment in Uber Technologies Inc.

Business Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.39
Author: 0 Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.39

AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 9,439,158 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $520,192,000 after buying an additional 2,916,320 shares in the last quarter. The financial services provider reported $1.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.02 by $0.05. Since March 3, 2017, it had 1 insider buy, and 7 insider sales for $397.31 million activity.

Business Buffalo Wild Wings Downgraded at Tesley, Ends Tuesday Wing Special
Author: 0 Buffalo Wild Wings Downgraded at Tesley, Ends Tuesday Wing Special

Oppenheimer & Co accumulated 1,763 shares. The sales benefit is "uncertain", Farmer says, since Buffalo Wild Wings fans might not be so happy to find out that they're no longer able to get discounts on their favorite type of wings. Blackrock Invest Management Limited Liability Corp holds 0.02% or 123,071 shares in its portfolio. 2,667 are owned by Sg Americas Secs Ltd Liability Com.

Business BidaskClub Downgrades MGM Resorts International (MGM) to Buy
Author: 0 BidaskClub Downgrades MGM Resorts International (MGM) to Buy

Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in MGM Resorts International during the first quarter valued at approximately $2,165,000. MUFG Americas Holdings Corp acquired a new position in MGM Resorts International during the first quarter valued at approximately $198,000.

Business Deutsche Bank AG (FRA:DBK) PT Set at €14.50 by Nord/LB
Author: 0 Deutsche Bank AG (FRA:DBK) PT Set at €14.50 by Nord/LB

Germany's biggest bank is still attempting to untangle a thicket of legal cases that have hobbled it since the global financial crisis. During the trading day, the stock price fluctuated between $19 and $19.36. The company was downgraded on Thursday, June 2 by RBC Capital Markets. DZ Bank AG maintained Deutsche Bank AG (USA) (NYSE:DB) on Friday, April 28 with "Sell" rating.

Business P&G cost cuts help boost profit by 13.5 percent
Author: 0 P&G cost cuts help boost profit by 13.5 percent

Edge Wealth Management LLC raised its position in Procter & Gamble Company (The) by 17.1% in the first quarter. The stock plunged -0.96 percent over the past quarter, while surged 1.46 percent over the past six months. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Thursday, July 30 by Credit Suisse. More notable recent Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) news were published by: Nasdaq.com which released: "Why Procter & Gamble is a Top Socially Responsible Dividend Stock (PG)" on July 24, 2017, also ...

Business Newcastle United appears set to add Mikel Merino
Author: 0 Newcastle United appears set to add Mikel Merino

The Spain Under-21 worldwide, who only joined Dortmund from Osasuna last summer, is looking for a move because of a lack of opportunities with the Bundesliga side last term. "When you are changing division, it's more hard and you have to bring more players". According to Bleacher Report , the recently promoted side are going to make a hefty £25 million bid for Everton midfielder James McCarthy.

Author: 0 Ally Financial (NYSE:ALLY) Earning Positive Media Coverage, Accern Reports

Vanguard Group Inc is the second biggest holder with 39 million shares now valued at 783.37 million whilst Cerberus Capital Management LP has 24 million shares valued at 429.51 million. This repurchase authorization allows the financial services provider to buy up to 7.5% of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

Business Kiwi dollar gains against Aussie after imminent rate hikes talked down
Author: 0 Kiwi dollar gains against Aussie after imminent rate hikes talked down

The AUD hit 80.014 U.S. cents - the first time we've been over 80 cents since May 2015, and nearly 10 per cent higher than this time previous year. Indeed, the Fed's neutral rate stance over recent years has remained similar, suggesting that the neutral rate had fallen fell sharply after the financial crisis and has remained near zero; r-star would move high should the temporary factors dissipate over time and the long-term level of the neutral rate has permanently shifted downward due ...

Business Air France Says Delta, China Eastern Each Acquiring 10% of Its Shares
Author: 0 Air France Says Delta, China Eastern Each Acquiring 10% of Its Shares

Delta also announced that Air France-KLM is aiming to take a 31 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic , the London-based carrier of which Delta already owns 49 percent. The Atlanta-based airline acquired a 3.5 percent stake in China Eastern in 2015, when it entered an enhanced marketing agreement with the air carrier, a SkyTeam partner.

Business United Parcel Service Inc
Author: 0 United Parcel Service Inc

It has underperformed by 14.60% the S&P500. Therefore 31% are positive. United Parcel Service had 28 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE:UPS) for 138,900 shares. 02/22/2017 - United Parcel Service, Inc . was downgraded to " by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Cornercap Inv Counsel has invested 0.05% in United Parcel Service, Inc .

Author: 0 Starbucks closing Teavana, 3 stores in Central Florida

And in a separate deal, the coffee company will sell its 50% stake in its Taiwanese joint venture to Uni-President and President Chain for roughly $175 million; the Taiwan joint venture operates about 410 Starbucks store locations. In December 2017, Shanghai will also be the first city outside of the United States to welcome the opening of the ultra-premium Starbucks Reserve Roastery.

Business Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Guidance Software, Inc. (GUID)
Author: 0 Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Guidance Software, Inc. (GUID)

Benchmark maintained Guidance Software , Inc. Zacks downgraded Guidance Software, Inc . (NASDAQ: GUID ) on Monday, February 27. As per Friday, February 26, the company rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs. 71,898 are owned by Menta Capital Ltd Liability. Rbf Ltd Liability holds 16,019 shares. Shares for $163,923 were sold by PLAGA BARRY J on Monday, March 20.

Business Discovery emerges as sole bidder for Scripps
Author: 0 Discovery emerges as sole bidder for Scripps

Contravisory Investment Management Inc. boosted its stake in Scripps Networks Interactive by 68.5% in the first quarter. Let's take an assessment at how Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. Shares of Scripps Networks have underperformed its industry over the past one year. Its down 4.63% from 4.73M shares previously. Scripps Networks also remains exposed to foreign currency exchange rate risks due to its presence in Europe and Asia.

Author: 0 Goodbye Coke Zero - Hello Coke Zero Sugar (and a new recipe)

Zurich Insurance Group Ltd FI now owns 596,119 shares of the company's stock valued at $24,715,000 after buying an additional 101,753 shares in the last quarter. From the start of year 2017 to present date KO reported surged performance of 10.32%. Coca-Cola Company (The)'s dividend payout ratio is presently 103.50%.

Business Risk Limelight Glow on Cenovus Energy Inc. (CVE)
Author: 0 Risk Limelight Glow on Cenovus Energy Inc. (CVE)

Other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. World Asset Management Inc now owns 51,918 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $587,000 after buying an additional 695 shares during the period. In case of Revenue Estimates, 4 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for Cenovus Energy Inc.as 3.36 Billion. Cenovus Energy had a negative net margin of 1.64% and a positive return on equity of 0.03%.

Business MTA board opposes biennial fare hike, despite costly action plan
Author: 0 MTA board opposes biennial fare hike, despite costly action plan

It'll also be accelerating signal repairs and renovating more subway cars. The public feud over the subway continued Wednesday, with Transport Workers Union Local 100 releasing a campaign-style television advertisement criticizing Mr.de Blasio for not agreeing to finance the plan.

Business HPE CEO Whitman Has Not Interviewed For Uber CEO Job
Author: 0 HPE CEO Whitman Has Not Interviewed For Uber CEO Job

Mr. Bergh, who has been lead independent director at HP since March, will serve as independent board chairman. HP said Wednesday Bergh succeeds Meg Whitman , who held the chairman post since the former Hewlett-Packard organization split in November 2015 into two independent companies now known as HP and Hewlett Packard Enterprise .

Business Invenergy, GE Renewable announce US's largest wind farm: Wind Catcher
Author: 0 Invenergy, GE Renewable announce US's largest wind farm: Wind Catcher

The Wind Catcher onshore wind is part of the larger, $4.5 billion Wind Catcher Energy Connection that will also see the construction of approximately 350 miles of dedicated, extra-high-voltage power lines. For the contract, GE will manufacture all machine heads and hubs in the USA, and additional components in Louisiana, Arkansas, Texas and Oklahoma. It also will contribute approximately $300 million in property taxes over the life of the project.

Business Amazon founder Jeff Bezos becomes world's richest person
Author: 0 Amazon founder Jeff Bezos becomes world's richest person

It's official: a rich middle-aged white male tech CEO has surpassed another rich middle-aged white tech CEO to become the richest person in the world. According to a real-time billionaires index compiled by Forbes , the rise pushed the value of Bezos's fortune to $91bn (£69bn) - compared with Gates' wealth of $90bn.

Business (VZ) Shares Trading up at $43.98 Verizon Communications to report…
Author: 0 (VZ) Shares Trading up at $43.98 Verizon Communications to report…

Select Sector Spdr Tr (XLF) was raised too. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Hold" on Tuesday, July 18. The rating was maintained by FBR Capital with "Outperform" on Wednesday, October 21. Benchmark Capital Advsr holds 5,745 shares. Verizon has been competing for customers with smaller rivals T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp in a saturated USA market for wireless service as most consumers already have cell phones.

Business Twitter Lays a Goose Egg in Second Quarter and Shares Are Tanking
Author: 0 Twitter Lays a Goose Egg in Second Quarter and Shares Are Tanking

In fact, in the U.S., Twitter's monthly user base decreased by 2 million in the quarter, declining to an average of 68 million for Q2. Twitter has been struggling to win more advertising dollars in the face of lackluster user growth. The company has worked to improve its process for responding to reports. Barclays PLC upped their price target on shares of Twitter from $14.00 to $15.00 and gave the company an "underweight" rating in a research report on Monday, May 1st.