Stock Churning Higher Mid-Day Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:VRTX)

It has outperformed by 34.87% the S&P500. Perceptive Advisors LLC bought a new position in Vertex Pharmaceuticals during the fourth quarter worth $6,299,000. The firm has "Overweight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Monday, September 14. Finall... More..

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Mad Cow Disease Confirmed in Alabama
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Mad Cow Disease Confirmed in Alabama

The infected cow was 11 years old and posed no immediate threat to human health since Taiwan's beef imports from the USA are limited to boneless and bone-in beef and specified meat products from cattle under 30...More..

Venezuela: Maduro attiva il Consiglio di Difesa Nazionale
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Venezuela: Maduro attiva il Consiglio di Difesa Nazionale

Dopo il referendum fallito in merito all'interruzione della guerra civile interna contro i trafficanti, in questi giorni i partiti di opposizione a Maduro hanno proclamato un referendum informale per ...More..

Wildfires in BC have forced nearly 40000 to evacuate
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Wildfires in BC have forced nearly 40000 to evacuate

More than a dozen: Fires threatening communities. "We have responded to 675 fire since April 1st that have burned 327,000 hectares, costing at current estimate, $98.4 million". Cariboo Regional District Chairm...More..

Reliance Jio and Intex join hands to make 4G VoLTE feature phone
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Reliance Jio and Intex join hands to make 4G VoLTE feature phone

Reliance Jio has signed Intex as a vendor for its much-touted 4G feature phone which will hit the market in August and could shake up the telecom market yet again for carriers, besides hurting smartphone ma...More..

IBM Boosts Cloud Footprint With London, US And Australia Data Centres
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

IBM Boosts Cloud Footprint With London, US And Australia Data Centres

Schroeter cited some of IBM's recent wins in the cloud market, such as the 10-year agreement it signed with Lloyd's Banking Group , one of IBM's largest cloud agreement ever. Cloud revenue is up 15% over t...More..

Morgan Stanley shares jump after earnings, revenue easily beat the Street
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Morgan Stanley shares jump after earnings, revenue easily beat the Street

Morgan Stanley reported second quarter earnings Wednesday that soundly topped expectations, helped by an increase in stock trading revenues and profits from its wealth management business. The sales and trad...More..

by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Henrik Stenson Returns To The Open

Mickelson carded a bogey-free 65 to come up just short. For Stenson, it just took a while to sink in. He can take some competitive solace from last year's championship, when he admits he also wasn't feeling...More..

Trump, Putin held a second, undisclosed meeting at G20 summit
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Trump, Putin held a second, undisclosed meeting at G20 summit

During the summit, Trump and Putin held an official two-hour long meeting, which was covered by the press. "Fake News story of secret dinner with Putin is "sick". Trump also said that Putin was unlikely to ha...More..

Government bans 'rip off' credit and debit card surcharges
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Government bans 'rip off' credit and debit card surcharges

Consumers now face charges of up to 20 per cent for making purchases such as flights or fast food by card or other services such as PayPal . It will mean that businesses such as airlines or food delivery app...More..

After Mohammed Shami, Irfan Pathan criticized for posting wife's photo
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

After Mohammed Shami, Irfan Pathan criticized for posting wife's photo

He further advised the cricketer to not do anything that is not allowed in Islam. Earlier last December, another Islamic Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami too faced social media outrage after a photograph with ...More..

Air India spends Rs 6000 cr a year in paying its debts
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Air India spends Rs 6000 cr a year in paying its debts

The state-run airline is reported to be in the process of drawing up a proposal to offer voluntary retirements to just over a third of its 40,000 employees - one of the largest lay-offs among state enterprises....More..

IShares Russell 2000 Growth Index (IWO) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.38
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

IShares Russell 2000 Growth Index (IWO) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.38

Many technical analysts believe that an ADX value over 25 would suggest a strong trend. A level under 20 would indicate no trend, and a reading from 20-25 would suggest that there is no clear trend signal. The ...More..

by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Trump's Lawyer Blames Secret Service For Allowing Trump Jr. Meeting With Russians

Finally, Trump Jr. was compelled to release emails that revealed he had told an associate that he would "love" Russia's help in obtaining incriminating information about the Democratic nominee. -based Fusi...More..

Durex owner Reckitt Benckiser sells sauces business for $4.2bn
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Durex owner Reckitt Benckiser sells sauces business for $4.2bn

The FTSE 100 consumer goods group noted that it will use the proceeds to reduce debt. The company said the sale is another step towards focusing on "consumer health and hygiene". As of 09:24 BST, Reckitt Benck...More..

'Ant-Man and the Wasp' Casts Walton Goggins
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

'Ant-Man and the Wasp' Casts Walton Goggins

As evidenced by the title, the new movie marks a big step up for Lilly's character Hope Van Dyne as she takes on the mantle of the Wasp alongside Scott Lang's Ant-Man. Goggins also has Jon Avent's "The Three C...More..

ITV plc (LON:ITV) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

ITV plc (LON:ITV) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital

The Company's business objective is to enter into a merger, share exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, recapitalization, reorganization or other similar business combination with one or more target busi...More..

Discovery and Scripps in merger talks
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Discovery and Scripps in merger talks

Discovery's US portfolio includes Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Investigation Discovery, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, Velocity, Science, American Heroes, Discovery Family and Destination America. Discov...More..

Financial Update of ENERGY TRANSFER PARTNERS (NYSE:ETP)
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Financial Update of ENERGY TRANSFER PARTNERS (NYSE:ETP)

The firm has "Buy" rating by Guggenheim given on Thursday, April 13. Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. has a 52 week low of $13.77 and a 52 week high of $20.05. Columbia Asset Mngmt has 0.09% invested in Energy Tr...More..

BHP hits record iron ore production in WA
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

BHP hits record iron ore production in WA

Finally, Cohen Capital Management Inc. purchased a new position in shares of BHP Billiton Limited during the first quarter worth about $131,000. CENTRAL TRUST Co now owns 5,668 shares of the mining company's ...More..

Pizza Hut Hiring 14000 Drivers by Year's End
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Pizza Hut Hiring 14000 Drivers by Year's End

Coming amid a Trump administration push for new U.S.jobs, Pizza Hut's hiring is expected to increase its driver headcount to more than 50,000 by the end of the year, up from roughly 35,000 or so from now, the...More..

Gorkhaland supporter killed in 'police firing', Darjeeling shutdown enters 34th day
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Gorkhaland supporter killed in 'police firing', Darjeeling shutdown enters 34th day

However, there were no reports of any casualty, they said. Earlier, Supporters of GJM and other hill parties on Monday held a dharna outside the district magistrate's office. The suspension of Internet servic...More..

Tax reform's scope to be limited by House budget bill
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Tax reform's scope to be limited by House budget bill

An additional $511 billion would be set aside for non-defense discretionary spending. The overall budget-deficit reduction in the Republican draft is based on a 2.6 percent economic growth rate in the country...More..

by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

UAE behind Qatar hack that kicked off Gulf dispute

The mall features more than 500 local and worldwide brands, including Qatar-first openings for Harvey Nichols and ACE Hardware, and 100 dining options. The refinancing of a $1 billion loan by Doha Festival City...More..

Cost of auto insurance soars to an all-time high
by | Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Cost of auto insurance soars to an all-time high

Drivers north of the border pay less than other motorists for their auto insurance but have born the brunt of increases, says the paper. This 11% rise is four times the level of inflation. "IPT alone has double...More..