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Should You Hold Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)
- October 23, 2017

Ignite Restaurant Group Inc (OTCMKTS:IRGTQ) has 0.00% since October 21, 2016 and is. It has outperformed by 16.77% the S&P500. Bridges Investment Management Inc increased its stake in Merck & Co Inc Com ( MRK ) by 17.96% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Apple, Samsung headed back to trial over iPhone damages
- October 23, 2017

A USA judge orders a new trial between Samsung (OTC:SSNLF, OTC:SSNNF) and Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) to determine how much Samsung owes for copying the iPhone's appearance. "The question before the Supreme Court was how to calculate the amount Samsung should pay for their copying". This figure was whittled down over the years by Samsung's lawyers (it currently stands at $400 million) but a recent successful appeal from the South Korean electronics giant means the figure will now be reassessed at ... (more...)
Animal Crossing Mobile Will Finally Be Revealed This Week Animal Crossing Mobile Will Finally Be Revealed This Week
- October 23, 2017

Nintendo Japan announced a new Nintendo Direct show happening on Wednesday, October 25, at 04:00 BST (05:00 CEST). No such livestream has yet been confirmed, although they have typically taken place at the same time in past livestreams like this. (more...)
Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Shares Sold by The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company
- October 23, 2017

Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE ) has risen 42.29% since October 23, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500. Sharlyn C. The company was maintained on Friday, December 11 by Pivotal Research. The firm has "Equal Weight" rating by Barclays Capital given on Thursday, March 23. (more...)
Ma Modifies Its Investment in PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL)
- October 23, 2017

In other PayPal Holdings news, Director John J. Donahoe sold 170,000 shares of PayPal Holdings stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 10th. W. E. Donoghue & Co. Several other analysts have also commented on the stock. Shares of PayPal Holdings ( NASDAQ PYPL ) opened at 70.97 on Friday. Cowen and Company reaffirmed a market perform rating and set a $52.00 price objective (up previously from $48.00) on shares of PayPal Holdings in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. (more...)
Shin Megami Tensei 5 Is Coming To The Nintendo Switch Shin Megami Tensei 5 Is Coming To The Nintendo Switch
- October 23, 2017

The news was announced during a live stream and a video of the game in action was showcased and uploaded to YouTube. Atlus is also similarly keeping Persona series as a PlayStation console exclusive even though Persona is a spin-off based on the Shin Megami Tensei series. (more...)
How to play The Evil Within 2 in first-person mode How to play The Evil Within 2 in first-person mode
- October 23, 2017

As such, it's not a surprise that the game is actually capable of offering the mode. There are two specific first-person instances in the game's main campaign but if you fancy maintaining first-person for the full game, you can with a simple console command. (more...)
NASA Just Discovered That Mars Has A Tail
- October 23, 2017

The planet's tail, which is made up of invisible magnetic forces, is unlike anything we know of in the Solar System, and differs from both the magnetic fields of Earth (which is a self-generated barrier) and the magnetic tail of planets like Venus, which have no magnetic fields of their own. (more...)
Sony starts rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo update for Xperia XZ Premium Sony starts rolling out Android 8.0 Oreo update for Xperia XZ Premium
- October 23, 2017

Having said that, the Xperia XZ Premium isn't the first Sony smartphone to run Android 8.0 Oreo update as that honor goes to the Xperia XZ1 and Xperia XZ1 Compact that were announced back in September during the IFA 2017 tech show in Berlin, Germany. (more...)
Google's new payment service speeds up mobile checkouts on Android Google's new payment service speeds up mobile checkouts on Android
- October 23, 2017

Pay with Google is limited to a few retailers and shops for now, but the Mountain View firm says more are coming . The feature will verify your order with a security code, following which the Google will send the merchant your payment details and shipping address from your account. (more...)
Mom: Cub Scout kicked out of group after asking about guns Mom: Cub Scout kicked out of group after asking about guns
- October 23, 2017

Ames's mother, however, said he was fond of his current den leader, and was just three months away from advancing to the Boy Scouts. Ames Mayfield, 11, pressed his Republican senator Vicki Marble during a question and answer session on a den outing. (more...)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Leaked In Specifications Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Leaked In Specifications
- October 23, 2017

As the significant season of festivities has brought to an end, Xiaomi is likely to build the excitements over their next revelation with the much anticipated Redmi Note 5, a smartphone which is getting closer in acquiring a release date. While there were reports that the device will feature dual rear cameras , it has been proved wrong by the TENAA listing that was spotted a few days back as the device appears to have a single rear camera sensor above the fingerprint scanner. (more...)
Harry Kane scores magnificent double as Tottenham destroy Liverpool at Wembley Harry Kane scores magnificent double as Tottenham destroy Liverpool at Wembley
- October 23, 2017

The effort was fantastic. "I told the players that I believe the players, I believe in the commitment of the players". "The first goal we had to clear the ball, the second goal Dejan (Lovren) missed the ball. "When you decide to play in a certain way, sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't". Liverpool reduced the arrears against the run of play in the 24th minute when Jordan Henderson's pass from deep released Salah to trundle a right-foot shot past Lloris and in off the left-hand ... (more...)
Samsung Galaxy J7 Catches fire in Jet Airways Domestic flight Samsung Galaxy J7 Catches fire in Jet Airways Domestic flight
- October 23, 2017

The crew put the phone in a tray full of water to douse off the fire and avoid mid-air crisis. The Samsung Galaxy J smartphone belongs to Dhal family residing in Delhi. In a statement, the airline said. "Jet Airways crew immediately took charge of the situation, as also all necessary steps as a precautionary measure and as per the prescribed guidelines". (more...)
NeoGAF goes down, owner embroiled in sexual harrassment NeoGAF goes down, owner embroiled in sexual harrassment
- October 23, 2017

NeoGAF was a wonderful resource for gamers so it is sad to see it go down like this. NeoGAF, the popular gaming forum, has been rocked by a scandal surrounding the site's owner, Tyler Malka aka Evilore. According to PlayStationLifeStyle , even more moderators are planning on leaving. In a move to disperse and suppress the damage being done to NeoGaf's reputation, 4chan's moderators running the video game boards made a decision to ban discussion about NeoGaf, the world's most renown video ... (more...)
Tesla clinches deal to build new factory in China Tesla clinches deal to build new factory in China
- October 23, 2017

It's not like Tesla is the only electric vehicle company that's thinking about the future of electric cars in China. But it is the first of its kind for a foreign vehicle manufacturer, and could drastically cut production costs for Teslas sold in China - and the deal is expected to exclude the kind of technology-sharing agreements that can deter innovative worldwide companies from setting up shop there. (more...)
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Under Analyst Spotlight
- October 22, 2017

The stock increased 1.59% or $1.04 on October 20, reaching $66.36. The value of the total investment in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. increased from $1,846,000 to $1,910,000 increasing 3.5% quarter over quarter. It increased, as 59 investors sold WMT shares while 517 reduced holdings. 129 funds opened positions while 457 raised stakes. 877.29 million shares or 0.13% more from 876.16 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. (more...)
Kansas Shut Out By TCU 43-0 Kansas Shut Out By TCU 43-0
- October 22, 2017

The Horned Frogs are also 0-11 against the spread in their last 11 home games, are 1-10 against the number in their last 11 games played on grass, and have failed to cover in 13 of their last 19 games played overall. TCU scored on its first possession, an eight-play, 71-yard drive that was sparked by a 39-yard completion on third-and-4 from Hill to White down the left sideline. (more...)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium now available in Red color called Rosso Sony Xperia XZ Premium now available in Red color called Rosso
- October 21, 2017

Also, this is an unlocked unit and you won't be bound to a particular network provider, however, Xperia XA1 Plus isn't compatible with Verizon and Sprint, like most Sony smartphones. It comes with SteadyShot digital stabilisation, along with Optical Image Stabilisation, Phase Detection and Laser Autofocus. Sensors on the device include Fingerprint, Proximity, Compass, G-sensor, Magnetic, Gyro, barometer and colour spectrum sensors. (more...)
"Hey Google" Wakeup Command is now available for some Android Devices
- October 21, 2017

At that time, Google heavily promoted the "OK Google" wake command, even to the extent of displaying "Try OK Google" in the persistent search bar on the homescreen of the AOSP Launcher in Android 4.4 KitKat. So now you can say either "OK Google" or "Hey Google" to awake your assistant and continue working as you used to. Although its the matter of split seconds but Google thinks that more people will start using it. (more...)
Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW) Position Trimmed by Howe & Rusling Inc
- October 21, 2017

Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc who had been investing in Edwards Lifesciences Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $23.87B market cap company. Its up 566.67% from 300 shares previously. The company's revenue was up 10.9% on a year-over-year basis. After $1.08 actual EPS reported by Edwards Lifesciences Corp for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -19.44% negative EPS growth. (more...)
Real Goods Solar, Inc. (RGSE) Performance Assessment in Focus
- October 21, 2017

The firm has fifty days moving average percentage of 121.91% to its latest price change. ( RGSE ) performance during the last one year degraded -96.67 percent, while its year to date (YTD) performance showed a negative trend of -71.31 percent. (more...)
Analysts See $1.22 EPS for Charles River Laboratories Intl. Inc (CRL)
- October 21, 2017

It has underperformed by 9.64% the S&P500. It's up 0.07, from 0.04 in 2017Q1. Inc (NYSE:CRL). 770,919 are held by Brown Advisory Inc. Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC. Inc (NYSE:CRL) earned "Outperform" rating by Wells Fargo on Thursday, January 7. Investors sentiment increased to 1.37 in 2017 Q2. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently made changes to their positions in CRL. (more...)
Zayo Group Holdings Inc
- October 21, 2017

About 685,023 shares traded or 5.25% up from the average. Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. had its "neutral" rating reiterated by analysts at MoffettNathanson. First Advisors Ltd Partnership owns 0.01% invested in QEP Resources Inc (NYSE:QEP) for 435,377 shares. Corvex Mgmt Limited Partnership owns 2.30M shares or 2.31% of their U.S. (more...)
Chopper crashes in Lake Nakuru Chopper crashes in Lake Nakuru
- October 21, 2017

NAIROBI, Kenya Oct 21- There are no survivors in the Lake Nakuru Chopper crash, aviation authorities said Saturday as they prepared to pull out the plane wreckage and search for the bodies . The chopper was to later ferry journalists from the hotel to a Jubilee campaign rally in Narok. The rescue team arrives at Lake Nakuru where a helicopter carrying Senator Susan Kihika's officials crashed, October 21, 2017. (more...)
Apple releases fourth iOS 11.1 and watchOS 4.1 betas Apple releases fourth iOS 11.1 and watchOS 4.1 betas
- October 21, 2017

If you are registered as a developer, you can grab the new beta version of iOS by heading to Settings General Software Update . The update is now available for members of Apple's developer program and is expected to be officially released in late October. (more...)
Mentally challenged person mistaken as braid chopper thrashed in Sopore, rescued Mentally challenged person mistaken as braid chopper thrashed in Sopore, rescued
- October 21, 2017

Summary: Police rescued the man and took him to Srinagar hospital where his condition was stated to be critical, the SP said.The police identified almost 15 persons and registered a case of attempted murder against them.In a similar incident, a person who had come to offer Fajr prayers (dawn prayers) at Hazratbal shrine was "mistaken" for a braid-chopper and almost drowned in the Dal Lake by a mob. (more...)
AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL SERVICES, INC. (NYSE:AMP) Under Analyst Spotlight
- October 21, 2017

ACRX's SI was 4.01 million shares in October as released by FINRA. Its down 13.86% from 4.66M shares previously. With 916,200 avg volume, 4 days are for Acelrx Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:ACRX)'s short sellers to cover ACRX's short positions. (more...)
Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NBIX) Analysts See $-0.50 EPS Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NBIX) Analysts See $-0.50 EPS
- October 21, 2017

About 806,561 shares traded or 10.49% up from the average. Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: NBIX ) has risen 12.51% since October 20, 2016 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ:NBIX). Eventide Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Company holds 0.36% or 125,000 shares in its portfolio. Alyeska Investment LP stated it has 21,280 shares. (more...)
Porsche Macan Turbo Exclusive Performance edition is pricey Porsche Macan Turbo Exclusive Performance edition is pricey
- October 21, 2017

It wouldn't be an "Exclusive" high-end Porsche without some added visual glitz to justify the title, so the model sits on 21-inch alloy wheels with design inspired by the 911 Turbo. For comparison, the Macan Turbo with the Performance Package starts at about $136,818 or €113,865. The standard Exclusive Performance Edition interior package in Garnet Red combines a black leather interior with several Alcantara elements. (more...)