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by | January 05, 2018 | 23:24

PulteGroup, Inc. (PHM) pulled off a 0.36 percent gain and now trades for $33.37. MGM Resorts International (MGM) stock price rose 14.26 percent over the past one year, while increased 11.09 percent during the past 6 months. Andra Ap has 47,800 shares for 0.04% of their portfolio. Caldwell Orkin stated it has 21,300 shares. They expect $0.07 EPS, down 36.36% or $0.04 from last year's $0.11 per share.

by | January 05, 2018 | 23:07

One franchise owner in Windsor - who also asked to remain anonymous - confirmed Thursday they have been told not to talk to the media about the provincial legislation that went into effect January 1, raising the minimum wage from $11.60 to $14 per hour, plus a variety of new benefits that part-time workers must now receive that will negatively impact the businesses' bottom line.

by | January 05, 2018 | 22:26

The ostensible danger was not surprising since people across the internet were constantly unleashing extremely vile and even racist attacks against Pai, including through methods directed at his children outside of his own home. That's because his repeal - the final text of which was released yesterday - still must be published in a government repository known as the Federal Register.

by | January 05, 2018 | 21:44

From highs above $3.60, the latest milestone in what has become the biggest-ever annual appreciation for a major cryptocurrency of around 35 ,000%, the platform's XRP token swiftly fell by nearly a fifth following the news. In the follow up, Ripple, the second largest crypto by market cap, saw its valuation tank over 20%. "Any statement to the contrary is untrue and not authorized by the company", it added.

by | January 05, 2018 | 20:43

The company has a market cap of $44,160.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.87, a P/E/G ratio of 1.46 and a beta of 0.08. The stock decreased 4.23% or $9.54 during the last trading session, reaching $216.25. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, April 3 with "Buy". The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, December 16 by RBC Capital Markets.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:44

At the National Stock Exchange (NSE), the broader 51-scrip Nifty, which had closed at 10,504.80 points, was quoting at 10,531.30 points, up by 26.50 points or 0.25 per cent. Most of the banking, metal and realty stocks advanced following continuous foreign fund inflows and increased buying by domestic institutional investors.

by | January 05, 2018 | 19:38

Thousands, armed with "reasonably modern" computers and GIMPS software, volunteer on the project, according to the GIMPS website . Called the M77232917, the new prime number belongs to the special group, the Mersenne prime numbers , and is the 50 Mersenne prime to have been discovered.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:50

Job creation in the final three months of the year averaged 204,000, the Labor Department said. Even though the overall economy only saw 1.8 million new jobs during the year, the number of management and professional jobs jumped by almost 2.1 million.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:15

It said the partnership will incorporate Aurora's self-driving technology into Hyundai vehicles starting with models custom-developed and launched in test programs and pilot cities. The planned autonomous vehicles will include "fully self-driving pods, shuttles or delivery vans and self-driving trucks without a cabin", Urmson says in a blog post about the new venture.

by | January 05, 2018 | 18:15

The sight of the giant plane, whose 262-foot wingspan is more than double that of a Boeing 737, was unusual for the airport, which is dwarfed by JFK in terms of passenger traffic. We were on the ground for four hours and then he is going to turn around and fly the plane to JFK? It became Stewart Air Force Base in 1948 and what is now the Stewart Air National Guard Base is next to the commercial airport.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:56

Santee Cooper and its 176,000-plus electrical cooperative customers aren't part of the deal between Dominion and SCANA . SCANA has been reeling since announcing last summer SCE&G was abandoning construction of two new nuclear reactors at the V.C.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:50

According to both Reuters and the Financial Times , the Swedish juggernaut is considering taking a direct listing in the first six months of 2018 to allow some veteran investors to cash out if they so wish. Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and Allen & Co are helping arrange the listing, the source added. A period of rapid user growth has buoyed Spotify , with Statista reporting that the firm had 60m paying subscribers using its platform in July 2017, up from 30m in March 2016.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:45

The Rs 10 notes that are now in circulation had a design change in the year 2005. Rs 200 notes , which was introduced on August 25, 2017, is the only currency between Rs 100 and Rs 500 notes . "The new denomination has motif of Sun Temple, Konark on the reverse, depicting the country's cultural heritage". Understanding the real problem, Reserve Bank of India has given strict instructions to all banks for dispensing Rs 200 currency notes as soon as possible.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:43

Sorvino added that he never knew the extent of the allegations against Weinstein, as others - including the producer's former frequent collaborator Quentin Tarantino - have admitted . She also said that Weinstein once showed up at her door after midnight and left only when she told him her boyfriend was coming. Thank you Peter Jackson for being honest.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:29

Iceland in June 2017 put the onus of mandating the " Equal Pay Standards " on institutions instead of the employee filing a complaining about gender discrimination. Women are also still consistently observed as doing the lion's share of household work - a stubborn and insidious legacy from the days in which women were not allowed to work outside of the home and men were the sole breadwinners of the house.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:30

Under the new rules, companies and government agencies employing at least 25 people will have to obtain government certification of their equal-pay policies. In 1975, one fifth of the country's female population took to the streets of capital Reykjavik to protest women's rights, while 90 per cent of women took part in professional and domestic strikes on the same day to prove the worth of women.

by | January 05, 2018 | 16:22

There were seemingly endless rumors throughout 2017 about T-Mobile and Sprint finally following through with a merger that'd been talked about for years, but in early November, these were finally laid to rest . Sprint announced on Thursday that it's naming a new finance chief to jumpstart the company's turnaround efforts. At Vodafone, Combes oversaw a $3 billion cost-cutting program, reducing headcount and lowering spending on network gear and logistics.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:47

Speaking of trial runs of the LG robots , the new Shopping Cart Robot is quite similar to the Airport Guude Robot and Airport Cleaning Robot that went through successful trial runs recently at the Incheon International Airport. The Porter Robot has a carry platform and is created to carry hotel guests' luggage to and from their rooms with minimal waiting. The Shopping Cart Robot is targeted to shoppers in premium supermarkets.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:34

Though Roku won't compete directly with Amazon , Apple, and Google in the voice assistant market, the creation of Roku Entertainment Assistant could help the company retain any customers looking switch to competing streaming services that are coupled with voice assistants.

by | January 05, 2018 | 15:30

After a three-hour meeting of senior government and military officials, Pakistan expressed "deep disappointment" in Mr Trump's comments and stressed its sacrifices and commitment to the war on terror. Pakistan's former ambassador Ayaz Wazir to Afghanistan said the use of language by Trump is not expected of a person in that high position and also of an independent and sovereign state.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:41

Manufacturing of most other products would be moved to other Unilever plants in the United Kingdom, primarily Burton upon Trent, which is the home of Marmite and Bovril. "It is not like going to Thetford". Unilever said that it... The factory is due to close at the end of next year. Rebecca Long-Bailey, Labour's shadow business secretary, said: The closure of Colman's in Norwich is a blow not only to the workers at Colman's and their families but to the town and region more generally.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:12

Based on its high placement on the list, Janesville will be the first store expected to open in Wisconsin. Lemonis said most stores should be open by the end of May or the middle of June. In mid-December, one Gander Outdoors opened in Minnesota. "They'll start opening at a very rapid pace", he said. According to previous reports, the Fargo Gander Mountain location was closed due to an uncooperative landlord.

by | January 05, 2018 | 13:08

Brookfield's acquisition of Westinghouse is expected to close in the third quarter of 2018, subject to Bankruptcy Court approval and customary closing conditions including, among others, regulatory approvals. The two nuclear projects, which will feature Westinghouse' AP1000 reactors, include the V.C. Summer in SC which is majority owned by SCANA as well as Vogtle nuclear project in Georgia which is being developed by Southern Co-led group of utilities.

by | January 05, 2018 | 12:17

Australia agreed to allow exports of medicinal cannabis starting from February and immediately set the bar for local growers by aiming to become the world's largest exporter. "We are working with the Australian Medical Association and the College of Global Positioning System to ensure that doctors have the full information, so they can ensure whether this is or isn't in the best interest of their patients", he said.

by | January 05, 2018 | 12:07

The deal is part of a transaction with investors including Softbank Group Corp. and would bring Kalanick about $1.4 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing unidentified sources. Kalanick has never before sold shares of the company he ran for nearly a decade, the source said. Kalanick's share sale will earn him about US$1.4 billion, the source added.

by | January 05, 2018 | 12:05

Figures from the SMMT this morning found that new auto sales dropped previous year, with demand for diesel cars slumping by almost a fifth. SMMT will publish its full comprehensive report on new vehicle Carbon dioxide in March. More than 2.5 million people drove away in a new vehicle a year ago, benefitting from the latest, safest, cleanest and most fuel efficient technology.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:55

The FTC's Ohlhausen will still be appearing at CES , a CTA spokesperson confirmed to The Verge . FCC Chairman Ajit Pai reportedly canceled an appearance at a tech event over death threats. Due to the intense debate surrounding internet regulations imposed under the Obama administration'sa FCC in 2015, which were couched as a vague principle called "net neutrality", Pai and the FCC have been engulfed in a stormy situation in the past year.

by | January 05, 2018 | 11:25

Fans have been stockpiling cans of Irn Bru ahead of a change to the popular drink's unique recipe. The sugar will drop from 10g per 100ml to just under five grams, which will also have the added effect of lowering the number of calories in a can of Irn Bru from 140 down to 66.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:54

The defect affects the so-called kernel memory on Intel x86 processor chips manufactured over the past decade, The Register reported citing unnamed programmers, allowing users of normal applications to discern the layout or content of protected areas on the chips.

by | January 05, 2018 | 10:40

Two corporate employees confirmed to The Sacramento Bee Wednesday that In-N-Out is now offering the drink at all 328 locations as of January 1. The hot chocolate costs $1.60 for an 8-ounce cup, according to the Orange County Register .

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:59

The rest are incinerated or buried in landfill sites because they have an inner-lining made of plastic which paper mills struggle to remove. The plastic bag charge is proof that charges are highly effective at reducing packaging waste. "Non-recyclable plastic products from polystyrene, PVC or mixed materials need to be phased out, and quickly", she said. "In much the same way that people now often carry a bag-for-life to avoid the 5p bag charge, we heard that there would be times when ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:44

That now makes for two major telecommunication companies in the United States that will offer 5G networks in 2018, as Verizon said late a year ago that it would also be rolling out its 5G network. The release of 5G is upon us because wireless carriers are making some heavy progress for 5G network. AT&T aims to launch the first standards-based mobile 5G service in the US.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:44

BlackBerry's QNX unit has always been a leader in building systems to run entertainment and mapping programs in cars. BlackBerry and Baidu have announced a collaboration through which the Canadian and Chinese companies will team up for a number of connected and autonomous vehicle initiatives.

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:43

Ripple is officially the name of a San Francisco-based start-up using blockchain technology to develop a payments network for banks, digital asset exchanges and other financial institutions. However, only about 38% of the coins are in circulation. The current market cap of Ripple is around $112 billion. Larsen now holds a 37% stake in Ripple , and according to experts, it has an implied market value of around $320 billion, which pretty much means that the guy is richer than Bill ...

by | January 05, 2018 | 09:41

CTA, which runs the CES conference, did not provide the reason for Pai's decision. However, if you were hoping to express your strong opinions about net neutrality at CES this year, don't lose hope. Today's news comes just weeks after the FCC , led by Pai, voted along party lines to dismantle net neutrality protections that - among other things - required internet service providers to not throttle traffic based on its source.