• Bon-Ton Stores Likely Headed Toward Liquidation

    Bon-Ton Stores Likely Headed Toward Liquidation

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    Bon-Ton Stores, owner of the Younkers department store chain, will likely liquidate and close all of its stores, according to sources familiar with the matter cited by the Reuters news service. Shoppers make their way past The Bon-Ton at the Wyoming Valley Mall, one of two stores the chain operates in Luzerne County. Other stores operated by Bon-Ton are under the Bon-Ton, Bergner's, Carson's, Elder- Beerman and Herberger's names, but most of its stores have histories that predate the ...
  • Country Club Trust Company Has Upped Regions Finl Corp New (RF) Position

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    The stock traded on impressive volume of 10.46 Million comparing to the average volume of 11526.32 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. Keefe Bruyette & Woods maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Monday, February 26 report. UBS has "Sell" rating and $13 target. The bank reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.01.
  • Launch of NASA's newest planet-hunter, TESS, postponed

    Launch of NASA's newest planet-hunter, TESS, postponed

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    In spite of an aborted attempt Monday, NASA hopes to launch a new satellite soon that will search for planets outside of our solar system that could support life. The Tess satellite will scan nearly the entire sky, staring at the brightest, closest stars in an effort to find any planets that might be encircling them.
  • IMF Spots Trouble for Global Economy After 2020

    IMF Spots Trouble for Global Economy After 2020

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    The IMF saved the current forecast of Ukraine's GDP growth at the rate of 3.2 percent. "Things continue at strong levels in 2018", he said. Beyond that horizon, it was more pessimistic, projecting global growth will fade as central banks tighten monetary policy, the US fiscal stimulus subsides and China's gradual slowdown continues.
  • Trading Corner: Focusing in on the Signals for Merck & Company (MRK)

    Trading Corner: Focusing in on the Signals for Merck & Company (MRK)

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    The institutional investor held 40,101 shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $2.26M, down from 64,852 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Vnbtrust Natl Association reported 32,424 shares. Banced Corp accumulated 5,126 shares. First Trust Advisors Lp, which manages about $85.44B and $42.00B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in State Bk Finl Corp (NASDAQ:STBZ) by 18,630 shares to 66,906 shares, valued at $2.00 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing.
  • Today is the Tax deadline, how to request an extension

    Today is the Tax deadline, how to request an extension

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    If you woke up in a panic realizing that today is April 15, relax. With April 15 falling on Sunday this year, the deadline usually would be moved to Monday, the next day. Some people wait until the last minute to file for taxes because they can not pay what they owe. Or, mail a check or money order payable to the "United States Treasury" along with a Form 1040-V, Payment Voucher.
  • Concorde Asset Management LLC Cuts Stake in Pfizer (NYSE:PFE)

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    Stevens Capital LP reported 0.36% of its portfolio in Pfizer Inc . PFE underperformed the S&P 500 by 9.12%. (NYSE: PFE ). 100,272 were reported by Ntv Asset Management Limited Liability. On Wednesday, January 31 Credit Suisse maintained Pfizer Inc . (NYSE: PFE ) rating on Monday, April 18. Cowen & Co has "Buy" rating and $43.0 target.
  • EPS for Vermilion Energy Inc. (VET) Expected At $0.13

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    Investors sentiment increased to 1 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.14, from 1.1 in 2017Q3. 238.15 million shares or 3.07% less from 245.70 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported. They expect $0.13 earnings per share, down 53.57% or $0.15 from last year's $0.28 per share. VET's profit would be $15.30 million giving it 67.23 P/E if the $0.13 EPS is correct.
  • UBS Group AG (UBS) returned -4.73% negative

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    Currently FCX stock price trend is considered pessimistic. Sometimes it can be hard to figure out which way the price will go even if the reported numbers are up to snuff. Normal oscillations tend to stay in the range of -100 to +100. Traditional reading and handling of the RSI is that it values 70 or above shows that a security is becoming overbought or overvalued.
  • Thousands Of People Have Complained About Their NBN Service

    Thousands Of People Have Complained About Their NBN Service

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    The report claims 22,827 complaints were lodged between July and December 2017 - 14,055 were about service quality and 8,757 about delays in securing an NBN connection. New South Wales topped the list with almost 26,914 complaints, up almost 30% on the same period in 2016, followed by Victoria with 23,954, and a similar increase.
  • Jefferies Group Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for BHP Billiton Ltd. (BBL)

    Jefferies Group Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for BHP Billiton Ltd. (BBL)

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    Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. They expect $0.17 earnings per share, up 112.50% or $0.09 from last year's $0.08 per share. The firm has fifty days moving average percentage of 0.76% to its latest price change. This technical indicator is largely used on a 14-Days time period, weighed on a scale from 0 to 100, with both ascending and descending volumes manifested at 70 and 30, correspondingly.
  • SPI man charged with child pornography

    SPI man charged with child pornography

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    He was released on January 11, 2016, after posting a $30,000 bond. A man arrested in Ontario on suspicion of distributing child pornography over the Internet is expected to make an appearance Tuesday in Rancho Cucamonga Superior Court. James worked as a math teacher at West Aurora High School from August 1985 until he retired in June 2014, a spokesman for West Aurora School District 129 Tony Martinez told the Chicago Sun-Times after James' initial arrest.
  • Facebook class action lawsuit over facial recognition OK'd by judge

    Facebook class action lawsuit over facial recognition OK'd by judge

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    The facial recognition tool, launched in 2010, suggests names for people it identifies in photos uploaded by users - a function which the plaintiffs claim runs afoul of IL state law on protecting biometric privacy . As far back as 2015, The Anti Media reported on a lawsuit involving a man who, despite not having a Facebook account, was fighting to get his "faceprint" from the company.
  • Syria intervention deepens the UK's political divide

    Syria intervention deepens the UK's political divide

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    May will also apply for an emergency debate to give lawmakers "an extended opportunity to discuss the military action", her office said , in what could be an attempt to draw the sting out of any opposition motion for the same. "The current state of U.S. and United Kingdom network devices, coupled with a Russian government campaign to exploit these devices, threatens our respective safety, security, and economic well-being", the technical alert said.
  • Time Warner Inc New (NYSE:TWX) Just Reported Decreased Shorts

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    Boeing now has $194.82 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.79% or $0.66 during the last trading session, reaching $84.48. About 152,627 shares traded. Big Money Sentiment increased to 0.91 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.03, from 0.84 in 2017Q3. It increased, as 64 investors sold Time Warner Inc. shares while 363 reduced holdings.