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How Many Vodafone Group Plc (NASDAQ:VOD)'s Analysts Are Bullish?
- April 08, 2018

Proficio Capital Partners LLC now owns 4,641 shares of the cell phone carrier's stock valued at $148,000 after acquiring an additional 1,757 shares during the last quarter. Finally, ValuEngine upgraded shares of Vodafone Group from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Thursday, March 15th. On Monday, October 19 the stock rating was upgraded by Macquarie Research to "Outperform". (more...)
Apple Said to Be Working on a Curved iPhone With Touchless Controls Apple Said to Be Working on a Curved iPhone With Touchless Controls
- April 08, 2018

All iPhones released so far have flat screens with only the iPhone X's OLED screen having a slight near-invisible curve at the bottom. The iPhone X's OLED display has a slight curve at the bottom, but it is negligible. If you depend on your one iPhone or iPad to get through the day, you probably want to stay put on iOS 11 .3 or whatever you're now running on your device. (more...)
Vautrinot Sells 4000 Shares of Symantec Co. (SYMC) Stock
- April 08, 2018

Electro-Sensors, Inc. (ELSE) has declined 7.86% since April 7, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 52.19% the S&P500. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating , fourteen have given a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the company. (more...)
Analysts Swing to Diverse Views for Amgen Inc. (AMGN), Dynegy Inc. (DYN)
- April 07, 2018

AMGN reached $168.14 on during the last trading session after $3.86 change.Currently Amgen Inc.is uptrending after 3.78% change in last April 7, 2017. 527 grew stakes while 122 funds bought stakes. The medical research company reported $2.89 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $3.03 by ($0.14). (more...)
Alliancebernstein LP Trims Stake in Kimco Realty Corp (KIM)
- April 07, 2018

Investors are looking attentively on movement of stock as RSI reading reached at 53.30 because on this mostly stock considered as overbought or oversold. 14,500 were accumulated by Crossvault Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation. Presima invested in 0.19% or 80,300 shares. 22,739 were accumulated by Sector Pension Invest Board. (more...)
Scientists Theorize Toxic Flowers Helped Dinosaurs Go Extinct Before Asteroid Hit Earth Scientists Theorize Toxic Flowers Helped Dinosaurs Go Extinct Before Asteroid Hit Earth
- April 07, 2018

According to study co-author Gordon Gallup, an evolutionary psychologist and professor at the University of Albany in NY, dinosaurs might have hastened their extinction by continuing to consume the toxic flowers, despite suffering from gastrointestinal issues due to their poisonous content. (more...)
Facebook Announces Ads Will Be 'More Transparent' Facebook Announces Ads Will Be 'More Transparent'
- April 07, 2018

Facebook announced Friday it will require political ads on its platform to state who is paying for the message and would verify the identity of the payer, in a bid to curb outside election interference. The legislation would also require online platforms to make "all reasonable efforts" to ensure that foreign nationals and entities are not buying political ads to influence the US electorate. (more...)
Airtel Deploys Massive MIMO For IPL Matches Airtel Deploys Massive MIMO For IPL Matches
- April 07, 2018

For the uninitiated, the Massive MIMO (Multiple-Input Multiple-Output) technology expands the existing network capacity by 5 to 7 times on the same spectrum (i.e. Since Jio is also working on the same technology , Airtel is the first telecom operator in India to commercially deploy Massive MIMO Pre-5G technology. (more...)
Soybeans are getting whacked after China announces tariffs Soybeans are getting whacked after China announces tariffs
- April 07, 2018

Meanwhile, China accounts for the lion's share of global soybean imports at $34 billion, or two-thirds of the total. The list, announced by the US Trade Representative's (USTR) office, mainly covers nonconsumer products, ranging from chemicals to electronic components. (more...)
Blackbuck Poaching case: Salman Khan gets bail Blackbuck Poaching case: Salman Khan gets bail
- April 07, 2018

But animal rights group PETA said it was disappointed with Khan's bail . Defense counsel Mahesh Bora told the court that Khan would not misuse his liberty if granted bail. Khan has almost $90-million riding on his projects in coming months, with at least three films in the pipeline, analysts say. The actor had on Thursday appealed for a bail following his conviction in the 20-year-old case. (more...)
Facebook to only run verified political ads ahead of elections in Pakistan
- April 07, 2018

Facebook also said that, come June, it will offer a searchable index of the ads, including information about the users whom they targeted. But then news has just broken that Facebook has been pitching the ability to target potential users of medications to pharmaceutical companies for advertising. (more...)
Facebook suspends AggregateIQ over alleged ties with data harvesting operation Facebook suspends AggregateIQ over alleged ties with data harvesting operation
- April 07, 2018

Zuckerberg said issue ads are "ads about political topics being debated across the country". Zuckerberg, who will be testifying before the US Congress next week, said after Facebook "identified Russian interference in the 2016 US elections " they successfully deployed new AI tools before the French, German and Alabama Senate special elections helping remove "tens of thousands of fake accounts". (more...)
Facebook Messenger's 'Unsend' Feature Is What Happens When You Scramble Facebook Messenger's 'Unsend' Feature Is What Happens When You Scramble
- April 07, 2018

Facebook is widely used in Myanmar and has faced scrutiny for not doing enough to crack down on hate speech against minority groups in the country. Facebook is working to strengthen its system ahead of this year's USA midterm elections and other elections around the world. (more...)
Facebook to verify identities, require labels for political ads Facebook to verify identities, require labels for political ads
- April 07, 2018

News 8 has provided access into the Connecticut Republican Gubernatorial Debates through a Facebook Live broadcast of the entire debate - with the Democratic Debates still unannounced, the station does plan to also cover those debates when scheduled - offering a live look into what candidates are debating on stage for viewers to make a more educated decision when voting. (more...)
Wolves survive double penalty drama to beat Cardiff in English Championship Wolves survive double penalty drama to beat Cardiff in English Championship
- April 07, 2018

Two minutes later Cardiff were handed another glorious chance to equalise after referee Mike Dean penalised Ivan Cavaleiro for a poor challenge on Aron Gunnarsson. We're disappointed to miss two penalties, I mean crikey, but it's one of those things. "That's why we love it so much". But I've arrived here and I love this country and I love the football. (more...)
Facebook To Start Disclosing Identity Of Political Advertisers Facebook To Start Disclosing Identity Of Political Advertisers
- April 07, 2018

Facebook previously announced the same rules for ads coming from political campaigns, but is now extending it to ads that are about a range of issues. "We plan to launch view ads globally in June", the post added. And a searchable political ads archive will be available by June. This will contain all ads with the "Political Ad" label, and will show the image and text, as well as additional information like the amount spent and demographic audience information for each ad. (more...)
Today Analysts Focus on Tiffany & Co. (TIF), Synchrony Financial (SYF)
- April 07, 2018

The stock price is settled at $7.47 after trading hours. If you are going to be trading the stock, you want to ensure volume is healthy so you are not stuck in a position. Institutions purchase large blocks of a company's outstanding shares and can exert considerable influence upon its management. Measuring its EPS growth this year at -3.2%. (more...)
Facebook Deleted Zuckerberg's Messages From Inboxes Facebook Deleted Zuckerberg's Messages From Inboxes
- April 07, 2018

These included limiting the retention period for Mark's messages in Messenger. Obviously the sign on the door is meant as a playful placard, but it's an ironic reminder of the depth of the PR crisis the company now finds itself in. Ms Sandberg also told NBC that if users were able to opt out of being shown ads, "at the highest level, that would be a paid product". All eyes would be on the Facebook boss next week, when he testifies in front of US House and Senate, following which there can ... (more...)
Apple Stops Signing iOS 11.2.6, Downgrades and Restores No Longer Possible
- April 07, 2018

Last year, Apple removed apps that were not built on 64-bit architecture , something necessary for them to work on newer iPhone models . This brought the total number of apps on the App Store to 2.1 million, down from 2.2 million in 2016. (more...)
Facebook apologises after Myanmar groups blast Zuckerberg
- April 07, 2018

If the social giant is going to overcome the ongoing scandal it's wrapped up in, it will need to be more transparency on how it uses data from the 2.2 billion people on its platform. It comes on the heels of a revelation that Russian Federation used the service to meddle in US elections. All users who manage large pages, political or not, must also be verified. (more...)
Facebook Officials Heading to Europe to Respond to Data Scandal
- April 07, 2018

The former former director of research at Cambridge Analytica, Christopher Wylie, revealed three weeks ago that the data-mining firm improperly accessed the private information of tens of millions of Facebook users. She says " Facebook has been co-operating with us and, while I am pleased with the changes they are making, it is too early to say whether they are sufficient under the law". (more...)
Bench Player Carries Villanova Past Michigan, For 2nd Title In 3 Years Bench Player Carries Villanova Past Michigan, For 2nd Title In 3 Years
- April 07, 2018

It was unimaginable, and now it's something that must happen. They aren't infatuated with chasing the best talent. The team's sixth man, he was the one who stopped the bleeding Monday night after MI surprised the 67,831 spectators in the Alamodome and millions more watching on television who had expected a fairly easy victory by Villanova , the top seed. (more...)
2.7m European Union users affected by data privacy scandal, Facebook says
- April 06, 2018

Looking at the current Facebook crisis, Raymond said Cambridge Analytica's use of data from various Facebook apps really is not much different; they just gathered the information into a single source. "That would be a paid product", she said. Facebook tells us that there would have been no "de-anonymizing of data" and that data "access would theoretically be limited to select people from Facebook and our medical research partners at the [American College of Cardiology]". (more...)
Facebook says it should have audited Cambridge
- April 06, 2018

But Zuckerberg's deleted messages didn't leave behind any such message, probably because they had already been read, many years ago. "More than two in three Irish adults are on Facebook ". That's not exactly a unusual thing considering they have been under fire for their recent data breaches that continue to pile up against the CEO, Mark Zuckerberg . (more...)
Austrian government seeks headscarf ban in elementary school Austrian government seeks headscarf ban in elementary school
- April 06, 2018

According to a report from Al Jazeera , the government in Austria has drafted a new law to stop elementary age girls from wearing hijabs to school. Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and Vice Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache address the media after a cabinet meeting in Vienna, Austria, April 4, 2018. (more...)
Windows 10 in ARM 64-bit app support inbound Windows 10 in ARM 64-bit app support inbound
- April 06, 2018

Unfortunately, there are a whole crock of compatibility issues , which will come as a surprise to few, but perhaps raises a little eyebrow as to why it was released at all, this soon. The 'Sets' tabbed GUI environment will feature a range of improvements meant to make Sets usable without too much trouble, but with conditions that illustrate just how much more there is to do before it can be considered the finished article. (more...)
Fortnite Mobile's shocking daily revenue will make your eyes water Fortnite Mobile's shocking daily revenue will make your eyes water
- April 06, 2018

For 2500 V-Bucks, plus 300 as a bonus, you'll need to spend $24.99, or you can get two lots of 1000 V-Bucks for $9.99 each, so get those V-Bucks purchased from the Store tab in Battle Royale, and then make your way over to Fortnite Battle Royale's Item Shop. (more...)
Ubisoft Winnipeg opens today, hiring 100 over next five years Ubisoft Winnipeg opens today, hiring 100 over next five years
- April 06, 2018

It was only last month when the company announced that they were opening offices in Mumbai, India and Odessa, Ukraine. When it comes to games, Ubisoft Winnipeg will work with the other Ubisoft Canadian studios as a AAA co-development team, with its focus being on crafting the development tools and tech for other teams to use, with the Assassin's Creed , Watch_Dogs , and Far Cry IPs specifically being mentioned. (more...)
Palladium Partners LLC Has $18.88 Million Position in Walt Disney Co (DIS) Palladium Partners LLC Has $18.88 Million Position in Walt Disney Co (DIS)
- April 06, 2018

Thomson Reuters Corp now has $27.58B valuation. The stock increased 0.37% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $35.35. About 1.27M shares traded or 8.90% up from the average. Finally, Edward Jones downgraded Walt Disney from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, December 15th. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of DIS in report on Friday, September 8 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
(DIS) EVP Alan N. Braverman Reduced 19871 Shares (DIS) EVP Alan N. Braverman Reduced 19871 Shares
- April 06, 2018

Third Avenue Management Llc who had been investing in Comerica Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $16.70B market cap company. Since February 26, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $194,780 activity. Woodstock Corp grew its stake in Walt Disney Co (NYSE: DIS ) by 4.6% during the 4th quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. (more...)