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Author: 0 Snap posts big 1Q loss, higher revenue, misses expectations

That was a jump of 286 per cent from a year ago but below Wall Street estimates of around US$158 million, and a significant miss for the fast-moving social media segment. The company's chief strategist, Imran Khan, said on the conference call, "We made good progress this quarter improving the performance and quality of our Snapchat application, especially on Android, which has helped result in increased net user adds and engagement".

Finance Watch teen Mark Zuckerberg's reaction to getting into Harvard
Author: 0 Watch teen Mark Zuckerberg's reaction to getting into Harvard

Despite later dropping out of the prestigious educational mecca, it was while at Harvard that Mark, now 33, developed the idea for his social media platform that would change the social habits of the world. The young Zuckerberg, in the video, high-fives his father after reading his acceptance letter and then Edward Zuckerberg goes on to introduce his son as one of the newest members of Harvard.

Finance Colgate-Palmolive Stock Rising as CEO Cook Could Look to Sell
Author: 0 Colgate-Palmolive Stock Rising as CEO Cook Could Look to Sell

Colgate-Palmolive Company (NYSE:CL) shares moved to $75.69 after opening the day at $73.93, on Wednesday. It has by 0.00% the S&P500. Piedmont Invest Advisors Ltd Llc reported 182,741 shares. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Hold" rating and $70 target in Monday, January 30 report. The stock decreased 10.00% or $0.001 on May 18, reaching $0.009.

Finance Starbucks swaps traditional ice for coffee ice at select stores
Author: 0 Starbucks swaps traditional ice for coffee ice at select stores

Hate having your coffee water down by ice cubes? For less than a dollar, Starbucks fanatics can give their iced coffee a little extra staying power. This is not the first time that Starbucks Corporation has suggested coffee ice cubes to its customers. "The coffee taste was stronger and it was a lot smoother".

Finance Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) SVP Sells 8000 Shares of Stock
Author: 0 Foot Locker, Inc. (FL) SVP Sells 8000 Shares of Stock

Great West Life Assurance Co. Canaccord Genuity maintained Foot Locker, Inc . FMR LLC now owns 7,218,272 shares of the textile maker's stock worth $511,703,000 after buying an additional 509,160 shares during the period. The ABR rank is displayed in the range of 1 to 5 where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, July 12th.

Author: 0 Duke Realty Corp (DRE) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance

Also, it remains on track with its strategic 2020 Vision. Duke Realty Corp has a 12 month low of $22.64 and a 12 month high of $28.99. "This has emerged as a pressing concern for retail REIT like Kimco , because such moves considerably reduce the demand for retail real estate space".

Finance Irish kid gets a fidget spinner SHAVED into his head
Author: 0 Irish kid gets a fidget spinner SHAVED into his head

Then there will be nothing but peace and silence across the Middle East - just the whirrrrrr, whirrrrrr of the Fidget Spinner ball bearings, and the occasional, "Hey, Abu Omar, what colour did you get?" A fidget spinner is basically a 3-pronged piece of plastic or metal that's small enough to sit in the palm of the hand.

Finance Intel sharing at heart of US, Europe talks on laptop ban
Author: 0 Intel sharing at heart of US, Europe talks on laptop ban

U.S. and European Union officials met yesterday in Brussels to discuss plans to widen the ban. Flights from Europe carried 31 million passengers to the USA previous year. US and European Union officials will meet next week in Washington for more talks about risks to air travel after a meeting in Brussels on Wednesday did not, as some industry watchers had expected, extend a cabin ban on large electronics devices.

Finance PH on track to meet 2017 GDP growth target
Author: 0 PH on track to meet 2017 GDP growth target

But the Philippines remains one of the fastest growing economies in Asia with robust consumption, which fuelled last year's growth, continuing to bolster economic activity as exports pick up. Agriculture growth accelerated to 4.9%. As government agencies traverse the learning curve, some improvements in the absorptive capacity may be seen by the second half of the year addressing underspending, Pernia said.

Author: 0 Ainge's patience pays off with Celtics' draft lottery win

You have to build on this momentum. "If you can acquire a Paul George , Jimmy Butler , or Gordon [Hayward] from Utah, you have to do it". First of all, you have to match the money in the trade, so you've got to add significant additional players on our side to go just to sort of match the money, so it's three or four guys going and one guy coming back.

Finance Texas Senate defies Austin, OKs statewide ride-hailing rules
Author: 0 Texas Senate defies Austin, OKs statewide ride-hailing rules

Abbott's signature would open the door for Uber and Lyft to return to Austin. "A statewide framework for ridesharing will help bring greater economic opportunity and expanded access to safe, reliable transportation options to more Texans", said Sarfraz Maredia, General Manager for Uber Texas.

Finance Ford to cut 1400 salaried jobs in North America, Asia
Author: 0 Ford to cut 1400 salaried jobs in North America, Asia

The move, which it hopes to complete by the end of September, will see separation packages being offered to salaried employees in a bid to encourage them to take up a voluntary departure. They come amid growth in the city due largely to the Blue Oval. "Trump has got his hands full right now, so I don't know if he's going to bother to send out a tweet about this", said David Whiston, an analyst with Morningstar in Chicago.

Author: 0 Brokerage Overview of: Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)

About 301,183 shares traded. Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) will report its next earnings on April 27. It has underperformed by 57.97% the S&P500. Looking at the current price of the stock and the 52 week high and low, it suggests that the stock is likely to go Up in the future.

Author: 0 US State Department summons Turkish ambassador over violence outside Turkish mission

A man with a bullhorn is repeatedly kicked in the face. The statement said that the US communicated its concerns to the Turkish government "in the strongest possible terms". "We should throw their ambassador the hell out of the United States of America", McCain said. The Metropolitan Police Department said it had arrested two people for assault and identified them as USA residents, 49-year-old Ayten Necmi of NY and 42-year-old Jalal Kheirabadi of Virginia .

Finance Ford's stock sinks to 4 1/2-year low
Author: 0 Ford's stock sinks to 4 1/2-year low

Several other large investors have also modified their holdings of GM. LeJeune Puetz Investment Counsel LLC purchased a new stake in shares of General Motors Company during the fourth quarter valued at about $119,000. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 20th will be given a $0.15 dividend. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.58%.

Finance Controversial Milwaukee County sheriff says taking US Homeland Security post
Author: 0 Controversial Milwaukee County sheriff says taking US Homeland Security post

A vocal critic of former President Barack Obama and the Black Lives Matter movement, and a strong supporter of Donald Trump, Clarke spoke at the 2016 Republican National Convention, rallying the crowd with the phrase "Blue Lives Matter" and calling protests in Ferguson, Missouri and Baltimore, Maryland a "collapse of social order".

Author: 0 New Amazon tablets include kids model

Yesterday's announcement included the news that Amazon is rolling out Alexa on Fire tablets to the United Kingdom, which has been left behind since the USA market got the update last fall. In further tweaks to the design Amazon has made it thinner and lighter. Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 offer attractive displays, up to 256 GB of expandable storage via microSD card, and all-day battery life, making them the flawless tablets for watching movies, playing games, reading books, listening to ...

Finance Alibaba inks deal to grow Pakistan e-commerce sector
Author: 0 Alibaba inks deal to grow Pakistan e-commerce sector

Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato' Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak, said: "Fostering closer partnership with China is imperative to sustaining our economic growth, and e-business and commerce is clearly the future of global trade". Further, the PM said he believes in economic development as a way to politically empower people, adding he will continue to push e-commerce in the country to expand the reach of small businesses.

Author: 0 Brazil crisis deepens with probe of president, top senator

Neves almost won the presidency in 2014 and had planned to run in 2018. In addition, many lawmakers themselves are running scared from the corruption scandal - a third of senators are under investigation in the "Car Wash" probe - and will now look out for their own survival.