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Author: 0 Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Closed last trading session at $13.13

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . The shares were sold at an average price of $14.06, for a total value of $878,750.00. 12/15/2016 - Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . For this year, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (NASDAQ: AMD ) reported $-0.12 EPS. If you are viewing this news story on another publication, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of United States and global trademark and copyright law.

Finance HSBC reports net profit fall of 82 percent
Author: 0 HSBC reports net profit fall of 82 percent

The London-headquartered bank with a focus on Asia said net profit tumbled to $1.29bn in 2016, down 90% on a year earlier. Many analysts attributed the bank's poor performance to the after-effects of that meltdown - major banks have been forced to move away from riskier areas of finance, and rock bottom interests the world over have damaged profit margins.

Author: 0 Stock Price of Home Depot, Inc. (The) (HD) Increases 2.25%

Home Depot ($HD) continues to flirt with fresh record highs and remains a leading stock in this market. The team is projecting USA gross domestic product of 2.3% this year, up from less than 2% last year. Also, there are 1 buy, 0 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.95 average brokerage recommendation. Home Depot has raised its dividend to 89 cents from 69 cents previously and authorized a $15 billion share repurchase program by replacing its previous program.

Author: 0 Uber chief vows action amidst accusations of sexual harassment by ex-employee

The manager told her he was in an open relationship, and that his girlfriend was having an easy time finding new partners but he wasn't. Fowler claims that on her first official day rotating on a team at Uber, her manager sent her inappropriate messages, which she immediately reported to HR but was told that it was the manager's first offense and he would get a "stern talking-to".

Finance Wells Fargo fires execs amid accounts scandal
Author: 0 Wells Fargo fires execs amid accounts scandal

The four were terminated for cause in a unanimous vote by the company's board of directors, which is continuing its review of the bank's retail banking sales practices and related issues, Wells Fargo (WFC) disclosed in a statement. In addition to an investigation being led by the bank's independent board members, Wells Fargo is also still being investigated by several regulators.

Author: 0 Restaurant Brands adds Popeyes to Tim Hortons and Burger King

Delays with Tim Horton could signal slower progress for Popeyes as well. That's a premium of 27% over Popeyes' unaffected 30-trading day volume weighted average price as of February 10, 2017, the last day before media reports surfaced regarding a potential deal.

Finance UPS wants UAVs to cover its 'last mile' deliveries
Author: 0 UPS wants UAVs to cover its 'last mile' deliveries

The brown UPS delivery drone floats out the roof hatch of a UPS delivery van like a bug released from a cup, and then autonomously flies its package to your doorstep. "What's exciting is the potential for drones to aid drivers at various points along their routes, helping them save time and deliver on increasing customer service needs that stem from the growth of e-commerce".

Author: 0 Wal-Mart Reports E-Commerce Gains

The Predicted Move on the 7th day after Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT), maintained return on investment for the last twelve months at 11.51, higher than what Reuters data shows regarding industry's average.

Finance Clattenburg's Premier League career not over yet
Author: 0 Clattenburg's Premier League career not over yet

He is said to have held talks with the head of the Professional Game Match Officials Board (PGMOB) recently. "Since joining the PGMOL Select Group in 2004, Mark developed into one of our top officials, refereeing at the highest level and setting standards for others to follow".

Author: 0 LA traffic is the worst in the world

Moscow, which ranks as the fifth worst city for evening rush hour traffic, was higher up the rankings in past years. Only drivers in Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco spent more time in traffic than you did. As a country, the firm estimates traffic congestion cost the average American driver nearly $1,400 previous year. And as bad as traffic has become in many cities, continued economic gains could make things tougher still.

Finance Paytm to invest Rs.600 Crore for expansion of QR Payment System
Author: 0 Paytm to invest Rs.600 Crore for expansion of QR Payment System

The Government had planned to increase the adoption of QR (quick response) codes in the later part a year ago, as it pushed for a cashless economy. HDFC Bank has appointed payment tech company In-Solutions Global (ISG) to provide an end-to-end merchant acquiring platform.

Author: 0 Gas prices fall another cent

For the first time since early January gasoline prices rose last week in Lancaster, jumping 3 cents to an average of $2.48 a gallon, Gasbuddy reports. The state average ($2.28) also remained unchanged. The national average has decreased 3.8 cents per gallon during the last month and stands 56.0 cents per gallon higher than this day one year ago.

Finance Alibaba forms partnership with supermarket operator Bailian Group
Author: 0 Alibaba forms partnership with supermarket operator Bailian Group

Data sharing will also allow the companies to combine membership bases to both target and attend to customers through geo-location, facial recognition and big-data driven sales and customer management systems. Changes in technology and shopping behavior will demand that businesses "embrace big data and new innovations to better identify, reach, analyze and serve their customers", he said, "and their digital transformation will be empowered by Alibaba's ecosystem".

Author: 0 Roe v. Wade plaintiff Norma McCorvey dies at age 69

McCorvey wasn't an ideal ambassador for the reproductive rights movement: her life was painful and full of contradictions, and in later years, she became a vocal and passionate opponent of abortion. Today, I publicly recant my involvement in the tragedy of abortion. "Even after the case, I was never respected - probably because I was not an ivy-league educated, liberal feminist like they were".

Author: 0 Jet Airways Loses ATC Mid-Air, Escorted by German Air Force

The video, viewed by thousands across the globe, shows the two fighter jets and the commercial plane leaving behind a trail of white smoke in the sky. It is deployed in a range of operations, including high intensity conflict. However, communication was restored and the flight landed at London's Heathrow airport without any untoward incident.

Author: 0 Eurozone tries to avoid another Greek crisis

The country needs access to the latest tranche of its €86bn bailout from the International Monetary Fund (IMF ) and the European Union in order to meet debt repayments. The IMF insists that budget targets demanded of Greece by the Europeans are too ambitious. The issue is sure to come up when International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Wednesday.

Finance Investors raise bets on higher Brent crude prices to record high
Author: 0 Investors raise bets on higher Brent crude prices to record high

Brent crude oil prices up 37 cents in Asian trade on Monday from the recent settlement, while USA oil jumped to $53.80. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and oil producers outside the cartel led by Russian Federation have agreed to prop up prices by cutting production by nearly 1.8 million barrels per day during the first half of the year to curb a global oversupply.