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Finance Barnes & Noble Education, Inc (BNED) Downgraded to Strong Sell at BidaskClub
Author: 0 Barnes & Noble Education, Inc (BNED) Downgraded to Strong Sell at BidaskClub

Riggio holds a roughly 18% stake in the company. The P/E ratio is now N/A and the market cap of the company is 240.96M. ConsumerEdge Research analyst David Schick said private equity could make sense for the company as it "has the potential to change its strategy as a private company - work on membership, NOOK, store layout, and traffic drivers".

Finance Featured Stock to See: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)
Author: 0 Featured Stock to See: Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)

The company's stock had a trading volume of 15,046,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,624,931. The regular trading started at $8.12 but as the trading evolved, the stock receded, finishing the session with a fall of -4.37%. The firm has a market cap of $53,680.00, a P/E ratio of 14.60, a PEG ratio of 1.92 and a beta of 1.36. (SRCI) witnessed over the past one year demand tendency to limit losses.

Finance Keystone Pipeline leaks 210000 gallons of oil in South Dakota
Author: 0 Keystone Pipeline leaks 210000 gallons of oil in South Dakota

The South Dakota Department of Environment and Natural Resources told South Dakota's KSFY-TV that officials don't believe the leak affected any drinking water systems. Keystone XL, if built, would cut diagonally through South Dakota. TransCanada is seeking to expand its Keystone pipeline network. One of those leaks happened in southeastern North Dakota in May 2011, when 14,000 gallons spilled after a valve failed at a pumping station near the South Dakota border.

Finance Deal or No Deal for Broadcom and Qualcomm?
Author: 0 Deal or No Deal for Broadcom and Qualcomm?

Broadcom has offered to pay $105 billion for Qualcomm , potentially creating the world's biggest chip supplier in one transaction. The chairman of the board, Paul Jacobs, said that Qualcomm felt the bid massively undervalued its true value.

Finance Billionaire Nelson Peltz wins recount for board seat at P&G
Author: 0 Billionaire Nelson Peltz wins recount for board seat at P&G

Unlike political elections, shareholders can vote as many times as they like for director nominees, with only the last ballot counting toward the tally. Shares of the company were up 3.4 percent at $91.14 after market. Peltz and his hedge fund, Trian Fund Management, hold a $3.5 billion stake in P&G, about 1.5% at last night's closing price.

Finance Japanese rail company apologises after train leaves 20 seconds early
Author: 0 Japanese rail company apologises after train leaves 20 seconds early

The Tsukuba Express line takes passengers from Akihabara in eastern Tokyo to Tsukuba in about 45 minutes. The company went on to say that the train left early because staff hadn't checked the timetable. Management who look after the Tsukuba Express line between Tokyo and Tsukuba released a statement saying that the train should have left at 9:44:40 but instead left at 9:44:20.

Finance Big Oil Shares Drop After Norway Wealth Fund Plans to Exit Sector
Author: 0 Big Oil Shares Drop After Norway Wealth Fund Plans to Exit Sector

The possibility of the fund selling $37 trillion in stocks was enough to send Europe's oil and gas companies into the red, putting an abrupt end to what had been a positive day of trading before the announcement. "However, in periods of substantial and prolonged oil price changes, the difference in returns between oil and gas stocks and the broad equity market have been considerable".

Finance Based Rockwell Automation to consider second takeover bid from St. Louis' Emerson
Author: 0 Based Rockwell Automation to consider second takeover bid from St. Louis' Emerson

A number of other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the stock. MCCORMICK WILLIAM T JR/WI also sold $68,288 worth of Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK ) shares. Needham maintained Alder Biopharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ALDR) on Wednesday, November 8 with "Buy" rating. This is an increase from Rockwell Automation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.76.

Finance Koch Brothers Backing Meredith's New Bid for Time Inc
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Time and Meredith both declined comment on the reports . The magazine owner has spent months restructuring its business and replacing senior management, hoping to persuade advertisers to pour money into its titles, which include iconic publications such as Fortune , Sports Illustrated and People.

Finance Flydubai near deal to order 175 boeing 737 MAX
Author: 0 Flydubai near deal to order 175 boeing 737 MAX

Flydubai Chairman Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed al-Maktoum said the new order will "strengthen trade and tourism links across its network" and boost the connectivity of Dubai as an aviation hub. We ordered this aircraft model as it has given us the versatility and flexibility to carry 44 million passengers since our first flight", said Al Ghaith.

Finance Tencent's Q3 profit jumps 69%, revenues climb 61%
Author: 0 Tencent's Q3 profit jumps 69%, revenues climb 61%

The deal is a significant one because, like so many verticals in China, Maoyan-Tencent are taking on Alibaba, which operates rival service Taopiaopiao. The company had at least four of the 10 highest-grossing games in Apple Inc.'s app store during the quarter, according to App Annie and Citi Research.

Finance Wal-Mart sales growth bucks trend in retail sector, shares jump
Author: 0 Wal-Mart sales growth bucks trend in retail sector, shares jump

Wal-Mart recorded an expense of 9 cents a share , or $283 million, as it works to resolve a long-running USA investigation into allegations of bribery by employees overseas. About 1,250 shares traded. The stock's average target of $5.50 is 57.14% above today's ($3.5) share price. Following the sale, the insider now owns 21,125 shares of the company's stock , valued at approximately $1,668,875.

Finance Worst Times To Travel On And Around Thanksgiving
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A new report by Hertz shows that Orlando International Airport will be among the busiest airport pick-up locations for rental cars. Air travel is expected to grow by 5 percent to 3.95 million trips, buoyed by the cheapest tickets since 2013, AAA said.

Finance PPO Below Signal on Shares of Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L)
Author: 0 PPO Below Signal on Shares of Auto Trader Group Plc (AUTO.L)

The SI to Pershing Gold Corporation's float is 2.64%. In related news, insider Mary Harris acquired 1,945 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, September 29th. The firm now has a GBX 2350.00 target on the stock. On Wednesday, September 20 the stock rating was maintained by Numis Securities with "Buy". The stock of Dignity Plc (LON:DTY) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, January 27 by Numis Securities.

Author: 0 Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Shares Sold by Tamarack Advisers LP

The rating was maintained by Mizuho on Tuesday, July 25 with "Buy". Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.40 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range).

Finance Stone Temple Pilots Introduce New Lead Singer
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The show coincided with the release of " Meadow ", the bands first new song in eight years, on their official site . They have finally found a new frontman. Gutt found a television audience on the USA version of talent show " The X Factor ", performing a deep metal-voiced rendition of Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah".

Finance Reward offered as Florida authorities hunt serial killer
Author: 0 Reward offered as Florida authorities hunt serial killer

He was last seen wearing all black with a baseball cap on, and was armed with a large black pistol. "I'm very thankful and grateful", said Morris. Because of how close the shootings were to each other, police became suspicious they were related.

Finance Crude oil, gasoline stocks up unexpectedly in latest week
Author: 0 Crude oil, gasoline stocks up unexpectedly in latest week

While the high reached $56.77. Oil prices fell for a third day in a row on Tuesday on forecasts for rising USA crude output and a gloomier outlook for global demand growth in a report from the International Energy Agency (IEA). Once an "energy-dependant importer", the United States is now among the world's most prolific oil and gas producers - and within the next few decades, it is expected to churn out more energy resources than any country in history.

Finance Southwest Airlines pilot arrested after bringing gun to STL airport
Author: 0 Southwest Airlines pilot arrested after bringing gun to STL airport

The pilot, identified as a First Officer, was detained just after 5:00 a.m., prior to him boarding the aircraft. Eyewitnesses tell TMZ two pilots were seen in handcuffs at the airport, but officials have not confirmed the report. One of the arresting officers told one of the pilots, "We don't mess around here". We are now working alongside the appropriate authorities to gather more information.