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USA trade deficit narrows on strong exports

USA trade deficit narrows on strong exports

When adjusted for inflation, the trade deficit was little changed at $61.8 billion. Exports to China increased 8.8 per cent. The politically sensitive trade deficits with Mexico and China grew. According to a Reuters survey of economists, the Labor Department's closely watched employment report on Friday will likely show that nonfarm payrolls increased by 90,000 jobs last month after rising by 156,000 in August. Consulte Mais Informação

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Netflix Quietly Raises Its Subscription Prices

Netflix Quietly Raises Its Subscription Prices

The basic plan that offers single-screen streaming remains at $7.99 per month. The streaming video service will be raising prices on its middle and top tier plans in the US starting in November, according to Business Insider . Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Wedbush believes less than 10 percent of current subscribers will cancel Netflix as price rise again, but he predicts it will be tougher to attract new customers who will choose cheaper alternatives from Amazon or Hulu. Consulte Mais Informação

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Janus Henderson Group PLC Acquires 38690577 Shares of Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)

Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a buy rating and issued a $31.00 target price on shares of Boston Scientific Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, July 12th. In other Boston Scientific news, EVP Timothy A. Pratt sold 10,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Monday, May 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.37, for a total transaction of $208,323.00. Consulte Mais Informação

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Preferred Apartment Communities (NYSE:APTS) Experiences Lighter than Average Trading Volume

The real estate investment trust reported $1.48 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.45 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $382.80 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $382.17 million. After $1.48 actual earnings per share reported by Mid-America Apartment Communities Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -0.68% negative EPS growth. Consulte Mais Informação

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Merlin Entertainments bids for part of SeaWorld

Merlin Entertainments bids for part of SeaWorld

Those parks represent about half of SeaWorld's revenue, sources said. Sources quoted by Reuters said SeaWorld's preference is to sell itself whole, and said the USA group has also received indications of interest from other parties. "But it takes two parties to do a deal". Merlin operates the Legoland theme parks. Their all-time high of just short of $40 was reached in 2013, but later that year the company came under fire in a documentary which criticised how it looked after its ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Prataap Snacks shares rise 35% on stock market debut

Prataap Snacks shares rise 35% on stock market debut

With 40 per cent listing gains, Pratap Snacks joins a league successful IPOs in 2017 which include Capacit'e Infraprojects, Dixon Technologies, CDSL, Hudco, Avenue Supermarts and Shankara Building Product. The issue was in a price band of Rs 930-938 per share. According to its statement, the company will utilize the IPO proceeds for the objective of expansion, marketing, brand building and to settle any accruing debts. Consulte Mais Informação

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Canada's Trade Deficit Widens in August to C$3.41 Billion

Canada's Trade Deficit Widens in August to C$3.41 Billion

Imports remained virtually unchanged at C$47.04 billion. Notable increases in exports of pharmaceutical preparations and telecommunications equipment were partly offset by decreases in exports of fuel oil and foods, feeds, and beverages. President Donald Trump has vowed to bring down America's trade deficits, saying that they have been fueled by bad trade deals and abusive practices in China and other USA trading partners. Consulte Mais Informação

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Zogenix, Inc. (ZGNX) Major Shareholder Life Sciences Maste Perceptive Purchases 222055 Shares

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link . Zogenix , Inc. (ZGNX ) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of -38.3 Percent. In related news, major shareholder Life Sciences Maste Perceptive purchased 222,055 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 29th. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kroger Company (The) (NYSE:KR) Trading Volume Significantly Higher

Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Fjarde Ap reported 0.1% in Kroger Co (NYSE:KR). Institutional investors and hedge funds own 75.83% of the company's stock. (NYSE:KR) shares saw heavy trading volume with 25,272K shares changing hands in the last trading session. Copper Rock Capital Limited Liability Company has 11,337 shares. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kachikwu's letter: NNPC keeps mum as IPMAN defends Baru

Kachikwu's letter: NNPC keeps mum as IPMAN defends Baru

Mr. Kachikwu in a letter dated August 30 which surfaced in the internet on Tuesday had criticised Mr. Baru over illegal practices and appealed to President Buhari to take urgent steps to address his concerns. In their separate remarks, critical downstream stakeholders of Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) and National Road Transport Owners (NARTO) all commended Dr. Consulte Mais Informação

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Amazon is said to test delivery service to rival FedEx, UPS

Amazon is said to test delivery service to rival FedEx, UPS

A broader roll-out is expected in 2018. The service involves Amazon managing package pickup through delivery to customers who purchase through its platform - and while it doesn't mean Amazon would drop UPS and FedEx for actually completing the deliveries, it does take those decisions out of the hands of merchants and put control over how and by whom packages get delivered into Amazon's control instead. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sonos One Is The Company's First Standalone Amazon Alexa Smart Speaker

A software update is now available that allows Sonos owners to use Alexa to control their Sonos . Also by 2018, Sonos said , it plans to integrate Google's voice assistant. Sonos says that Google Assistant will come to Sonos One in 2018. A user could ask their iPhone to play music over their Sonos speakers and also issue voice commands to control their speakers through Siri. Consulte Mais Informação

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Sonos One Is The Company's First Standalone Amazon Alexa Smart Speaker

A software update is now available that allows Sonos owners to use Alexa to control their Sonos . Also by 2018, Sonos said , it plans to integrate Google's voice assistant. Sonos says that Google Assistant will come to Sonos One in 2018. A user could ask their iPhone to play music over their Sonos speakers and also issue voice commands to control their speakers through Siri. Consulte Mais Informação

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