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Altria Group (MO) Downgraded to Altria Group (MO) Downgraded to "Buy" at Vetr Inc
- November 26, 2017

It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500. Ny State Common Retirement Fund owns 11.50 million shares. AT Bancorp now owns 10,545 shares of the company's stock valued at $753,000 after buying an additional 29 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Pepsico, Inc. (PEP) Stake Lessened by Arizona State Retirement System
- November 26, 2017

The company has market cap of $206.88 million. The stock has a market capitalization of $162.76 billion, a PE ratio of 24.55 and a beta of 0.53. About 145,436 shares traded. Credit Suisse Group downgraded Pepsico from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating and lowered their price target for the company from $126.00 to $124.00 in a research report on Friday, September 8th. (more...)
National Christmas tree shortage, Vermont farmer says not here National Christmas tree shortage, Vermont farmer says not here
- November 26, 2017

Rosemary Grant said that ever since she and her husband moved to Florence from West Virginia, they always find their tree at Grassy Creek Farms. "Due to the past recession, a lot of farmers plowed their nurseries under or didn't replant and because of that, there are fewer trees available", Zellner said. (more...)
Diabetes risk increased by regular mouthwash use Diabetes risk increased by regular mouthwash use
- November 26, 2017

People who use mouthwash products twice a day are about 55 percent more likely to get diabetes or risky blood sugar spikes, known as prediabetes within three years. Speaking to The Telegraph, he went on to add, "In other words, they do not target specific oral bacteria - instead, these ingredients can act on a broad range of bacteria". (more...)
Shark bites man at Pebble Beach Shark bites man at Pebble Beach
- November 25, 2017

Paramedics concluded a shark was involved in the attack because of the victim's bite marks but they did not know what species it could have been, according to the Mercury News . This video shows the aerial response by the sheriff's department . Local shark expert, Sean Van Sommeran said this is peak season for adult sharks to migrate to shore and many come in looking to feed. (more...)
Putin signs Russia's 'foreign agents' media law Putin signs Russia's 'foreign agents' media law
- November 25, 2017

The new document introduces amendments to two federal laws on information and media in Russian Federation. It will now allow Moscow to force foreign media to brand news they provide to Russians as the work of "foreign agents" and to disclose their funding sources. (more...)
Telangana govt begins tracking 2nd phase of Hyderabad Metro Telangana govt begins tracking 2nd phase of Hyderabad Metro
- November 25, 2017

The maximum, fixed for 26 km and more (the Metro will be plying on this distance as of now), is also on par with the aforementioned cities. In a few cases, the fare is lesser than that charged elsewhere. The versatile application would give an extensive transport plan, with data on all methods of transport for an journey whether it is a TSRTC transport, MMTS transports, metro trains and later even private bearers, said senior metro rail authorities, in an interview. (more...)
Aspiriant LLC Acquires Shares of 4446 AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)
- November 25, 2017

Vetr lowered shares of AbbVie from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $74.98 price objective on the stock.in a research note on Thursday, May 4th. Redwood Invs Lc stated it has 0% of its portfolio in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV). The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 11th. This represents a $2.84 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.00%. (more...)
Low-salt diet 'as effective as drugs' for hypertension Low-salt diet 'as effective as drugs' for hypertension
- November 25, 2017

Around 30-40 per cent of people in Ireland have high blood pressure - though many may not know it - which puts them at greater risk of heart attack, stroke vascular disease and kidney failure. Following a diet that has less salt and more fruits and vegetables helps lower blood pressure within a span of four weeks, and is more effective than medicines, a research has revealed. (more...)
What's in Opko Health Inc. (OPK) After Today's Huge Increase?
- November 25, 2017

The Jaffetilchin Investment Partners Llc holds 1.01M shares with $6.62 million value, up from 653,360 last quarter. Manufacturers Life Company The invested 0% of its portfolio in Opko Health Inc . Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of OPK . If you are viewing this article on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of US and worldwide trademark and copyright laws. (more...)
Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) Earnings Forecast In Focus
- November 25, 2017

It has outperformed by 2.10% the S&P500. The original version of this news story can be read at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/11/24/whiting-petroleum-corporation-wll-receives-hold-rating-from-mizuho.html. Hl Financial Svcs Ltd has 49,780 shares. Awm Invest Incorporated holds 177,624 shares or 0.46% of its portfolio. Whiting Petroleum Corporation disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Chairman, President and CEO Volker James J has ... (more...)
Schizophrenics can stop hearing voices by confronting avatars Schizophrenics can stop hearing voices by confronting avatars
- November 24, 2017

To help schizophrenic people to fight the "voices" in their heads, researchers have developed avatars, digital supposed to personify. Further research to investigate the treatment's effectiveness in other healthcare settings will be needed, and so the treatment is not yet widely available. (more...)
Morgan leads IN past Arkansas State Morgan leads IN past Arkansas State
- November 24, 2017

That's the one thing. The message is making an impact. IN led by 14, but an inability to hit open 3-point looks, particularly in the second half, allowed the Red Wolves (2-3) to climb back in the game. Ty Cockfield and Rashad Lindsey each had four assists. IN was able to do a better job against Arkansas State at limiting their three point baskets and will need to continue to do the same versus Eastern Michigan. (more...)
Tumhari Sulu Day 7 in overseas Tumhari Sulu Day 7 in overseas
- November 24, 2017

As per the data shared by Taran Adarsh , the movie #Tumhari Sulu witnesses a SUPERB 60.63% growth on Saturday. Friday 2.87 cr, Sat 4.61 cr, Sun 5.39 cr, Monday 1.84 cr, Tue 1.85 cr, Wednesday 1.67 cr, Thursday 1.55 cr. Today, Bollywood Analyst Taran Adarsh released the sixth-day box office collection of the movie " Tumhari Sulu ". " Tumhari Sulu' , starring Vidya Balan and Manav Kaul has been getting good response from critics and fans alike". (more...)
Bilyaminu Bello's death: Maryam Sanda sent to prison Bilyaminu Bello's death: Maryam Sanda sent to prison
- November 24, 2017

The command, in a statement yesterday, explained that the suspect can not be transferred to prison custody on remand because she has a six-month-old baby. Attempt by her council to ask for bail orally was turned down by the court, which insisted the police have concluded their investigation. The Prosecuting Counsel, Mr James Idachaba, had prayed the court to adjourn the matter to enable the filing of an amended charge, following the emergence of new facts. (more...)
With onions climbing to Rs 70, govt puts curbs on exports With onions climbing to Rs 70, govt puts curbs on exports
- November 24, 2017

MEP is the minimum rate below which exports are not allowed. TOI is in possession of a copy of the notification.In December 2015, the Union government had reduced the MEP from US$750 per tonne to zero. On Thursday, onion were sold at average Rs 47 per kg in Delhi, while its prices had reached to Rs 68 per kg in Shimla, as per the ministry. The supply of onions got exhausted in the domestic market as huge quantity of exports in the initial four months of this fiscal. (more...)
Officials find missing plane, pilot deceased Officials find missing plane, pilot deceased
- November 24, 2017

Search and Rescue from Pittsford, Brandon, Chittenden along with the Vermont National Guard Assisted with the search. The National Transportation Safety Board is sending an investigator to help examine the wreckage, police said. Police learned there were no unaccounted flights due at the Rutland Southern Vermont Regional Airport and none of the aircraft in the area had broadcast a distress signal. (more...)
Nearly Half Of Cancers In United States Linked To Lifestyle Causes Nearly Half Of Cancers In United States Linked To Lifestyle Causes
- November 24, 2017

Many cancers are causally related to potentially modifiable risk factors, [4, 5] and contemporary estimates of this proportion in a population (ie, the population-attributable fraction [PAF]) are a valuable tool for setting priorities for cancer prevention and control. (more...)
Anambra Election Shows Electoral Reforms Are Paying Off Anambra Election Shows Electoral Reforms Are Paying Off
- November 24, 2017

Specifically the former Diamond bank boss who was APGA's governorship standard bearer in Abia State in 2015 noted that the people in the state must follow the footsteps of their brethren in Anambra State by using their voters' cards to take their destiny into their own hands. (more...)
Bhuvneshwar Kumar weds Nupur Nagar Wife Marriage ceremony Photos Pics Images Bhuvneshwar Kumar weds Nupur Nagar Wife Marriage ceremony Photos Pics Images
- November 23, 2017

The right-arm bowler, who got engaged in a ceremony in Greater Noida on October 24, tied the knot with Nupur in Meerut. While Zaheer Khan's wedding was a quiet affair carried out at a court in New Delhi , Bhuvneshwar Kumar's wedding ceremony was one of festivities which included the Haldi and Mehandi ceremonies as a lead up to the grand day today. (more...)
Las Vegas Shooting Victims Sue Hotel, Concert Promoters Las Vegas Shooting Victims Sue Hotel, Concert Promoters
- November 23, 2017

The acts of the solo gunman, who killed nearly 60 people and injured roughly 500 others when he fired into the crowd of a country music festival last month from his Mandalay Bay hotel room, have already resulted in multiple lawsuits. Though one of the lawyers working on the case has admitted that he believes his clients will get a fairer hearing in LA than Las Vegas, partly because MGM Resorts is such a major employer in the latter city that there's a high chance jury members would have ... (more...)
State parks: #optoutside on Black Friday State parks: #optoutside on Black Friday
- November 23, 2017

Three Black Friday discounts are available to everyone, although two require downloading a coupon. The discounts only apply to Friday. Instead of waking up at the crack of dawn to jostle among the hoards at big box stores and shopping malls searching for cheap deals on consumer goods, why not #GetOutside in a Vermont State Park? -A discount on toboggan rental at Pokagon State Park. (more...)
Ardelyx Inc. Cmn (NASDAQ:ARDX) Sees Stock Price Rise - Up by 12.05% Ardelyx Inc. Cmn (NASDAQ:ARDX) Sees Stock Price Rise - Up by 12.05%
- November 23, 2017

Ardelyx Inc Cmn (NASDAQ: ARDX)'s trailing twelve month revenues are $0, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered Ardelyx from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Tuesday, October 17th. (more...)
Group: Pledge to ease Yemen blockade falls short Group: Pledge to ease Yemen blockade falls short
- November 23, 2017

The statement reads that a comprehensive humanitarian plan, aiming to help the Yemeni people and to facilitate the entry of food to all Yemeni governorates, will be announced soon. The UN warned that millions of people in Yemen were at immediate risk by the blockade on food aid and fuel. The UN says a continuation of the two-week blockade would make Yemen's war-battered population more vulnerable to cholera and starvation. (more...)
Three cups of coffee a day offers 'greatest benefit' to health Three cups of coffee a day offers 'greatest benefit' to health
- November 23, 2017

The study found that drinking three or four cups a day compared to drinking none has been linked to a lower likelihood of developing or dying from cardiovascular problems, such as heart attacks and stroke. But liver diseases stood out as having the greatest benefit compared with other conditions. Here's some good news for coffee lovers who are more used to hearing the negatives of their caffeine habit more than the positives. (more...)
Comércio varejista puxa alta de empregos em outubro Comércio varejista puxa alta de empregos em outubro
- November 23, 2017

Nos últimos 12 meses, a evolução do emprego formal em Goiás também foi positiva com 19.874 novas vagas, uma evolução de 1,64% em relação a igual período de 2016, embora em outubro último o saldo entre admissões e demissões tenha ficado negativo em -1.671, em termos absolutos, com queda de -0,14% em relação a setembro. (more...)
Gwen Stefani to write a musical Gwen Stefani to write a musical
- November 23, 2017

Stefani also revealed that the heartbreak she went through following her divorce from Gavin Rossdale "was supposed to happen". I don't understand it'. In the meantime, we'll be popping it in to get us in the mood during our Thanksgiving festivities. "I have parents who are still married and in love", she says. (more...)
Delhi: Minor 4-year-old booked for raping minor classmate Delhi: Minor 4-year-old booked for raping minor classmate
- November 23, 2017

The boy opened her trousers in the classroom and used his finger to assault her, the statement said. The girl's abdomen pain did not subside and as a result, she was rushed to the hospital. She further added that there was no ayah or teacher in the washroom or classroom at the time of the alleged assault. According to media reports, the victim told her parents that a boy in her class unbuttoned her trousers, used a finger and a sharpened pencil to assault her. (more...)
WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX) WPX Energy, Inc. (WPX)
- November 23, 2017

Driving interest in WPX Energy, Inc . RBC Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Thursday, January 28 report. JP Morgan downgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Monday, October 17 report. How has the stock performed recently? The firm has "Buy" rating by Oppenheimer given on Wednesday, October 25. The firm has "Sell" rating given on Friday, July 7 by Jefferies. (more...)
Heat records tumble Tuesday; highs expected to top 90 through Thanksgiving weekend Heat records tumble Tuesday; highs expected to top 90 through Thanksgiving weekend
- November 23, 2017

No significant weather systems will impact travelers across the region on Sunday. The White Thanksgiving of 1989 was also the last time D.C. recorded any accumulating snow in the month of November. (It's a tied-record shared with a high of 55 degrees on the Thanksgiving of 1998 and 1883). However, it should start cooling off again around Tuesday or Wednesday. (more...)