Artificial Intelligence Raises Risk of Hacking Attacks: Researchers Say

If laws over AI development are not introduced soon, say the researchers, a major attack using the technology could occur by as soon as 2022. The report highlighted a number of areas in which AI could turn rogue such as hackers use speech synthesis... More..

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Markets Right Now: Stocks open broadly lower on Wall Street
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Markets Right Now: Stocks open broadly lower on Wall Street

Its shares slumped 10.2 percent, and suffered their biggest percentage fall since January 1988. Qualcomm (Swiss: QCOM-USD.SW - news) fell 1.3 percent after the chipmaker raised its offer to buy NXP Sem...More..

UK Unemployment Rate Rises To 4.4%; Wage Growth Up 2.5%
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

UK Unemployment Rate Rises To 4.4%; Wage Growth Up 2.5%

It was the first increase since August. The total 16-plus United Kingdom employment rate rose again to 75.2 per cent, still close to a record high. The number of non-UK nationals from European Union countri...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Leerink Swann Reaffirms Market Perform Rating for Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)

Boys Arnold & Co Inc who had been investing in Abbott Labs for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $103.37 billion market cap company. Stifel Nicolaus maintained it with "Buy" rating and $58 ta...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

(APC) Stake Boosted by Wealthfront Inc

Anadarko Pete Corp Com now has $31.55 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.12% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $59.25. About 5.98M shares traded or 5.16% up from the average. SNI's profit...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

AbbVie Inc (ABBV) Shares Bought by Neuberger Berman Group LLC

About 3.10 million shares traded. AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABBV ) has risen 10.63% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 26.68% the S&P500. Qci Asset Management reported 1.85% stake. Goldm...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Philip Morris Intl INC (PM) Holding Has Raised by Aviva Plc

About 5.21M shares traded or 1.09% up from the average. The stock increased 0.04% or $0.07 during the last trading session, reaching $183.62. About 2.01M shares traded. NewSquare Capital LLC increased its stake...More..

Just Eat's (LON:JE)
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Just Eat's (LON:JE) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank

The firm has "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus given on Sunday, October 15. The firm has "Hold" rating by HSBC given on Thursday, April 6. As per Wednesday, March 1, the company rating was maintained by Peel Hunt...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Gold falls further as higher yields prop up dollar

Trading in Chinese financial markets will resume on Thursday after being shut for the past week for the Lunar New Year. Meanwhile, Asian stocks slipped on Tuesday, their recent recovery stalling after Europea...More..

3M to Pay $850 Million to Settle Chemicals Suit
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

3M to Pay $850 Million to Settle Chemicals Suit

Alleging exposure to toxic chemicals in their drinking water caused cancer and other health problems, 24 area residents filed a federal lawsuit late previous year against 3M Co., its subsidiary Dyneon LLC, and ...More..

Pence was ready to talk to NKorea, but they canceled meeting
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Pence was ready to talk to NKorea, but they canceled meeting

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Pence "was ready to take this opportunity" and would have used the meeting to emphasize USA concerns about the North's nuclear and ballistic missile programs...More..

Norway's Unemployment Rate At 4.1%
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Norway's Unemployment Rate At 4.1%

Yet wage growth picked up, in a sign which will be welcomed by households squeezed by higher inflation. Employment growth was weaker than expected in the three months to December, rising by 88,000 people rath...More..

Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Q4 Profit, 2018 Outlook Miss The Mark
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Q4 Profit, 2018 Outlook Miss The Mark

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC raised its holdings in Wal-Mart Stores by 52.9% in the 2nd quarter. The stock decreased 0.60% or $1.42 during the last trading session, reaching $235.25. Walmart U.S. comps ...More..

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate 2-day Investors' Summit in Lucknow
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate 2-day Investors' Summit in Lucknow

Modi arrived at the Summit earlier today and visited exhibition halls. "We have lined up plans for developing road and metro projects in Uttar Pradesh", said Adani, adding that the group will also set up a mu...More..

Creative Planning Has $914000 Holdings in Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN)
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Creative Planning Has $914000 Holdings in Wynn Resorts, Limited (NASDAQ:WYNN)

It has outperformed by 6.00% the S&P500. Jensen Investment Management Inc decreased Unitedhealth Group Inc (UNH) stake by 11.54% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. As per Tuesday, March 22, the company rating was...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Sells 21518 Shares of Intel Co

The stock increased 1.01% or $0.32 during the last trading session, reaching $32.02. About 1.72M shares traded or 43.47% up from the average. Dominion Energy, Inc. The stock of DTE Energy Company (NYSE:DTE) ear...More..

Lloyds Group targets one million new pension clients by 2020
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Lloyds Group targets one million new pension clients by 2020

A final dividend of 2.05p per share was recommended by the board, bringing the total for the year to 3.05p, compared to 2.55p in 2016. Lloyds generated 245 basis points of common equity tier 1 capital in the ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

High-beta stock produce higher return: Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (CTRP)

International, Ltd. (CTRP) held 519.61 million outstanding shares now. The returns on assets of Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP) also presenting perceptible condition of profitability, it has ROA of ...More..

Israeli Schools Drill for Missile Attack Amid Threats From Iran
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Israeli Schools Drill for Missile Attack Amid Threats From Iran

Addressing the Munich event for the first time, Netanyahu urged gathered US and European officials and diplomats to counter Iran immediately, displaying a map showing what he said was Iran's growing prese...More..

American Financial Group Inc. Sells 75000 Shares of Deutsche Bank AG (DB)
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

American Financial Group Inc. Sells 75000 Shares of Deutsche Bank AG (DB)

The stock of Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft (NYSE:DB) earned "Hold" rating by HSBC on Monday, January 8. Some noteworthy layoffs include Marc Benton and Evans Haji-Touma, who focused on European energy invest...More..

It's Not Just Bankers - UK Farmers Also Face Brexit Confusion
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

It's Not Just Bankers - UK Farmers Also Face Brexit Confusion

The Government must not allow imports that have not been produced to United Kingdom standards, and should improve country of origin labelling and introduce mandatory "method of production" labels for food after...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Walmart Online Sales Growth Slows to 23%

Amazon delivered growth of 40 per cent in the United States... Walmart's poor quarterly results are the latest evidence of how even the giants of retail are under siege from Amazon. In addition to consumer st...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Ratings Analysis of: Lam Research Corporation (LRCX), Discover Financial Services (DFS)

About 1.01 million shares traded. ORBCOMM Inc. (NASDAQ:ORBC) has risen 5.18% since February 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.01% the S&P500. The stock of Sterling Bancorp (NYSE:STL) has "Mar...More..

Gibson Guitar Company Facing Imminent Bankruptcy
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Gibson Guitar Company Facing Imminent Bankruptcy

The Company recently lost its CFO Bill Lawrence after less than a year, and the company owes $375 million in secured notes which are due to be paid later this year. But Kevin Cassidy, a senior credit officer ...More..

Meridiana becomes Air Italy (2)
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Meridiana becomes Air Italy (2)

At the time of the acquisition, Qatar Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker proclaimed that with his airline's assistance Air Italy would grow its domestic and worldwide network extensively. Air Italy will fly out of ...More..

BC Budget 2018: Foreign buyer tax expanded, 2% speculation tax by 2019
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

BC Budget 2018: Foreign buyer tax expanded, 2% speculation tax by 2019

Economic growth is projected to be 2.3 per cent in 2018, up from 2.1 per cent estimated last September. Gary Mason: B.C. government's housing plan took political courage. "This will penalize people parking th...More..

Barrick Gold (ABX) Given News Impact Rating of 0.12
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Barrick Gold (ABX) Given News Impact Rating of 0.12

Other highlights from the 2017 drilling programme included 39m at 9.34g/t from 342m, 64m at 5.09g/t from 547m and 30.4m at 10.3g/t from 208.6m. The hedge fund held 149,321 shares of the precious metals company ...More..

Sri Lanka's PM Rejects Calls To Step Down
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Sri Lanka's PM Rejects Calls To Step Down

Rajapaksa's return to power could also see Sri Lanka once again lose the EU GSP plus trade concession in the event a Rajapaksa-led administration refuses to comply with the EU conventions related to human right...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Wealthfront Inc. Grows Holdings in Ford Motor (F)

Ems Capital Lp bought 120,000 shares as the company's stock rose 23.30% with the market. Oskie Capital Management Llc who had been investing in General Mtrs Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish o...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

What's Ahead for Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) After Today's Huge Increase?

The shares were sold at an average price of $51.47, for a total value of $6,440,183.75. AXIM Biotechnologies, Inc. (OTCMKTS:AXIM) has 0.00% since February 19, 2017 and is. (NASDAQ: AMAT ). Williams Jones & Ltd ...More..