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Has $11.15 Million Holdings in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) Has $11.15 Million Holdings in Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)
- September 12, 2017

Kimberly-Clark Corporation ( KMB ) traded up 1.20% during trading on Monday, reaching $119.55. The volume of KMB witnessed a shift from 1.81 million shares, based on a 50-day average, to 1.43 million shares. Ancora Advisors Limited Com invested 0.02% in Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB). Lsv Asset Management has 0% invested in Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB). (more...)
Ultra Clean Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:UCTT): Positive Stock Sentiment
- September 12, 2017

Further, analysts have a 12 month target price of $29.40 on company shares. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Thursday, July 23 by Northland Capital. C M Bidwell & has invested 0.05% of its portfolio in Ultra Clean Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:UCTT). 49 funds opened positions while 113 raised stakes. Hillsdale Invest reported 0.21% stake. (more...)
Microsoft Working on Fixes for Creators Update Gaming Performance Issues Microsoft Working on Fixes for Creators Update Gaming Performance Issues
- September 12, 2017

While this was initially a little vague, the company further teased that these performance increases could be up to 5 percent. It is important to note that some gamers are reporting that disabling the Xbox Game DVR feature is fixing the issue for them, but that's not working for everyone. (more...)
Land Rover Discovery SVX heads revised Discovery line-up Land Rover Discovery SVX heads revised Discovery line-up
- September 12, 2017

Not least in the engine bay, where the only choice is a 518bhp 5.0-litre supercharged V8 - thirsty, yes, but also torquey and unreasonably fast. SVX is created to sit alongside the high-performance SVR and luxury-oriented SVAutobiography editions. (more...)
Which Way Traders Signposts MetLife, Inc. (MET), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Stocks?
- September 11, 2017

In other Activision Blizzard news, Director Brian G. Kelly unloaded 3,685,000 stocks of the company's shares in a trade dated Wed, Aug 9th. Baillie Gifford & Co. $705,836 worth of stock was sold by Davis Jana Joustra on Thursday, May 11. Another trade for 100,000 shares valued at $4.90 million was made by Durkin Dennis M on Tuesday, March 14. (more...)
Purist-focused Porsche 911 GT3 Touring Pack images leak Purist-focused Porsche 911 GT3 Touring Pack images leak
- September 11, 2017

Visually, it's easy to tell the Touring apart from the GT3 it's based on - the large rear wing has been replaced with a cleaner looking engine cover with a black mesh ventilation grille, though a retractable spoiler still hides away over the rear axle. (more...)
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Shares Bought by Crestwood Capital Management LP
- September 11, 2017

Yamana Gold Inc. had 33 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The institutional investor held 128,940 shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $2.13 million, up from 103,410 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Ubisoft Announce Atomega, An Evolutionary Shooter From The Makers Of Grow Home Ubisoft Announce Atomega, An Evolutionary Shooter From The Makers Of Grow Home
- September 11, 2017

For a look at how Atomega will work, check out the trailer below. Playing as a "super advanced post-biological lifeform" called an Exoform (it's a cube, pretty much), you'll be competing for mass against seven other players. You compete for mass, firing back at other players to diminish them as you grow, with the victor the one that has accrued the most points. The player with the most points at the end of the round (gained by picking up mass) wins. (more...)
Google Dashboard will soon work better on mobile devices Google Dashboard will soon work better on mobile devices
- September 11, 2017

The core improvement will be "usability on touchscreens", the post said, which should be a welcome improvement given that the dashboard previously hard to use on mobile. The Google Dashboard brings together the host of popular services now offered by Google , and displays them in a simpler fashion. Google Dashboard will be refreshed with a clean new look, and begin to appear in other areas of an account's security settings. (more...)
Five shelters now active in NC to take in Irma evacuees Five shelters now active in NC to take in Irma evacuees
- September 11, 2017

Cooper said he is concerned that federal aid may become hard to obtain with so many states affected by Hurricane Harvey and now Hurricane Irma . "We know this storm will bring high winds, flash flooding and extended power outages", said Brian Simpson, director of Stanly County Emergency Services. (more...)
Two people killed and four injured following a crash in cork Two people killed and four injured following a crash in cork
- September 11, 2017

The three victims were travelling in a auto which collided with a truck at Lisduff, about a mile from Claremorris. The man and woman in their 60s, both passengers in the vehicle, were pronounced dead at the scene. In December a pregnant woman was airlifted to Cork University Hospital after the two-car collision on the N20 between Buttevant and Charleville. The truck was moving in the opposite direction. (more...)
New Amazon Fire TV Dongle Leaks In Images, Resembles Chromecast Ultra New Amazon Fire TV Dongle Leaks In Images, Resembles Chromecast Ultra
- September 11, 2017

In other words: It doubles as a small Amazon Echo. While it supports 4K streaming like any set-top box that's worth your time, it's almost two years old now. But let's talk about the new Fire TV box, which packs the functionality of an Echo Dot (complete with the physical buttons on top and the familiar blue Alexa strip) with an upgraded Fire TV set box into a black cube casing. (more...)
Audi teases rear-wheel drive R8 — FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW Audi teases rear-wheel drive R8 — FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW
- September 11, 2017

We don't know much about the rumored RWD R8, but the lack of a rear wing on this auto leads us to believe it will be based on the standard R8 and not V10 Plus. However the driving feel may well be very different versus the "regular" R8. While you might think that's a step backwards, Audi says there are some legitimate advantages that drivers might want to think about them. (more...)
A 45-Minute Nintendo Direct Is Coming This Wednesday A 45-Minute Nintendo Direct Is Coming This Wednesday
- September 11, 2017

Nintendo will reveal new information on Super Mario Odyssey - as well as other upcoming Switch and 3DS titles - in a 45-minute Nintendo Direct on Wednesday. There's also the possibility that some anticipated indie games such as Stardew Valley or Yooka-Laylee might finally be given a release date for the Nintendo Switch. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro Price, Specifications & Review Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro Price, Specifications & Review
- September 11, 2017

As for the Xiaomi Mi Notebook Pro following in the footsteps of last year's Mi Notebook Air, you should know there's no surprise convertible mode or usage versatility of any sort. The smartphone runs MIUI 9 based on Android 7.0 Nougat and comes with a 3400mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. The Mi Notebook Pro is one of the first laptops to come with this processor. (more...)
Equifax lobbied to kill rule protecting victims of data breaches Equifax lobbied to kill rule protecting victims of data breaches
- September 11, 2017

The suit also makes note of the fact that Equifax discovered the breach on July 29th, but didn't alert those affected until earlier this week. "Since our data is at risk at all times, the best thing we can do to protect ourselves is to proactively check our bank statements, check our credit card usage and check our credit reports , and I'd recommend that people do that weekly". (more...)
GST on Luxury Cars, SUVs revised to 50% (28% GST + 22% Cess) GST on Luxury Cars, SUVs revised to 50% (28% GST + 22% Cess)
- September 11, 2017

The Goods and Services Tax ( GST) Council at its meeting held on Saturday, 9 September 2017, raised the vehicle cess in the range of 2-7%, which is less than 10% maximum possible hike stated in the ordinance. "However, by continuous taxation of the segment , the overall revenue generation is going to be hurt, as the increase in price is going to hurt demand", said Mr Folger. (more...)
People like Ryon are going to shoot at Hurricane Irma People like Ryon are going to shoot at Hurricane Irma
- September 11, 2017

Since Mr Edwards came up with his "masterplan", other similar Facebook pages have been created - including one suggesting using flame throwers to scare away the storm. They even included a handy graphic detailing how bullets come back when shot into hurricane force winds. "Except ice cream, eat that, it's value can't be measured", the event description read. (more...)
Wichita-area crews honor fallen 9/11 firefighters Wichita-area crews honor fallen 9/11 firefighters
- September 11, 2017

Hundreds of people gathered at the Holston Valley Medical Center Saturday morning for the Tri-Cities 9/11 memorial stair climb. Crews climb 110 floors, the height of the former World Trade Center Twin Towers in New York City, in full structural firefighting gear. (more...)
Gunfight in Kulgam, two militants killed, one arrested Gunfight in Kulgam, two militants killed, one arrested
- September 11, 2017

On Sunday, two local militants, also believed to be members of the Hizbul Mujahideen, were killed in a gunfight with security forces in Shopian district. Earlier on Saturday, one militant was killed in a gunfight that erupted between holed up terrorists and the security forces in a village in Baramulla district. (more...)
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)
- September 10, 2017

About 1.04M shares traded. Amer Interest Grp holds 0.19% in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) or 713,828 shares. Argentiere Capital Ag decreased Wal ( WMT ) stake by 66.67% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Friday, August 18 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Monday, May 16 by Deutsche Bank. The rating was initiated by Wells Fargo with "Market Perform" on Wednesday, January 25. (more...)
The Indians have won 17 games in a row The Indians have won 17 games in a row
- September 10, 2017

Thanks to this remarkable winning streak, the Indians are now only one game behind behind the Astros for the best record in the AL, pending the outcome of Houston's doubleheader with the A's on Saturday. "I was able to come through just when we needed some insurance runs", Aoki said. Miami pinch hitter Ichiro Suzuki led off the top of the ninth by drawing a walk with the score tied 5-5, but the Marlins could not capitalize on the opportunity. (more...)
New Magic: The Gathering Digital Card Game Revealed New Magic: The Gathering Digital Card Game Revealed
- September 10, 2017

Sign-ups are open for a closed beta , and while the game is now targeting a PC release, it'll "expand to other platforms when it's ready". In its FAQ page , Wizards of the Coast said that the reason it made an entirely new digital game, rather than creating a sequel to its other digital products, was to integrate modern online services to "create a dynamic overall experience and also someday integrate with other aspects of your Magic life". (more...)
Storm path steers away from North Carolina
- September 10, 2017

Local emergency officials echoed that sentiment. "Just a slight shift in the track can mean a big change in the impact for our state." according to Cooper. Charlotte has an 80 percent chance of rain on Monday and a 60 percent chance Tuesday. The N.C. Department of Transportation is also keeping close watch for mudslides and rockslides on roads in the mountains, which have the greatest storm risks. (more...)
Purchases 40456 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc Purchases 40456 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc
- September 10, 2017

It has underperformed by 36.98% the S&P500. Kings Point Capital Management increased Amazon Com Inc ( AMZN ) stake by 3279.61% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. About 18 shares traded. Artemis Investment Mngmt Ltd Liability Partnership reported 1.34% in Amazon.com, Inc. Amazon.com has a one year low of $710.10 and a one year high of $1,083.31. (more...)
How The Pokemon Games Will Tie Into The New Movie How The Pokemon Games Will Tie Into The New Movie
- September 10, 2017

The 20th Pokemon movie will be shown in selected theaters in the USA and other countries with its English dubbed version while tickets are already available at Fathom Events . Attending the movie will get you one code, which you can input at any time. Plenty of trials and tribulations, and plenty of Pikachu's infamous sass as the two forge the close bond we come to know and love in later episodes, await in the film. (more...)
Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) Quarterly EPS Review Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) Quarterly EPS Review
- September 10, 2017

Western Digital Corporation ( NASDAQ:WDC ) opened at 87.00 on Tuesday. Capital World Investors bought a new position in Western Digital Corporation during the second quarter worth about $1,019,202,000. The value of the company's investment in Western Digital Corporation went from $2,950,000 to $2,130,039,000 increasing 72,104.7% for the reporting period. (more...)
The Witcher 3 to Get 4K PS4 Pro Update The Witcher 3 to Get 4K PS4 Pro Update
- September 10, 2017

CD Projekt announced its intention to add 4k to the game at E3 when The Witcher 3 was shown as part of the Xbox One X sizzle reel. During CD Projekt's financial presentation held for investors yesterday, the Polish firm revealed its current financial situation and provided a few interesting tidbits on some of its upcoming projects, including Cyberpunk 2077 . (more...)
Strong winds, flooding,tornadoes possible from Hurricane Irma Strong winds, flooding,tornadoes possible from Hurricane Irma
- September 10, 2017

Macon-Bibb County EMA Director Spencer Hawkins noted, "The big message is prepare now". The National Hurricane Center placed the entire Georgia coast under a hurricane watch Saturday as residents packed their cars and trickled onto the highways in six counties under a mandatory evacuation. (more...)
Microsoft and Adobe's friendship deepens with partnership on e-signatures Microsoft and Adobe's friendship deepens with partnership on e-signatures
- September 10, 2017

In addition, Microsoft Teams , the new chat-based workspace in Microsoft Office 365, is now the preferred collaboration service for Adobe Creative Cloud, Document Cloud and Experience Cloud. A deal with a large enterprise could be worth millions of dollars, so by signing a single customer could help Google cover the costs of the entire campaign if everything goes right. (more...)