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Compliments are swirling after brewery makes beer with treated sewer water

Compliments are swirling after brewery makes beer with treated sewer water

One creative brewer is bringing his craft to a whole new level of sustainability, repurposing water once used in processing toilet waste for beers. "Toilet to tap" is what the people are calling it. The recycled water only needed some salts before brewing. City officials hailed the beer as a milestone for its efforts, and some can't wait for the recycled water to be made available to other breweries in the area. Read More

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Sears has 'substantial doubt' that it will survive

Sears has 'substantial doubt' that it will survive

Sears' chief financial officer, Jason Hollar, tried to soothe investors in a blog post Wednesday on Sears Holdings' website, saying that although "regulatory standards" required Sears to issue the "substantial doubt" statement because of its potential risk, the retailer "remains focused on executing our transformation plan and will continue to take actions to help ensure our competitiveness and ability to continue to meet our financial obligations". Read More

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Earnings Analysis Of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)

Earnings Analysis Of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)

Finally, Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. raised its position in Hewlett Packard Enterprise by 308.9% in the third quarter. 02/15/2017 - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co was upgraded to "positive" by analysts at OTR Global. The ex-dividend date is Monday, March 13th. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company was spun-off from the Hewlett-Packard Company in November 2015. The research report and subsequent rating should be used to complement individual homework and strategy. Read More

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Kiwi transgender weightlifter wins in first outing

Kiwi transgender weightlifter wins in first outing

Transgender Kiwi weightlifter Laurel Hubbard's global debut has been dubbed a major hit by an Australian official who believes she is a fantastic role model. Hubbard's been quiet about her success, refusing to comment on what appeared to be an emotional win. According to the Herald, Hubbard fought back tears as she waited to collect her medal after the competition on Sunday. Read More

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Raptors-Bulls: Fight, comeback, streak dead, maximum entertainment

Raptors-Bulls: Fight, comeback, streak dead, maximum entertainment

The league also fined Raptors assistant coach Jamaal Magloire $15,000 for shoving Nikola Mirotic and "acting as other than a peacemaker as part of the same altercation". "What happened is that he was playing physical basketball and he got frustrated", Ibaka said. Serge Ibaka has been contributing to the Toronto Raptors with his solid play at both ends of the basketball court since coming over in a trade deadline deal in February. Read More

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Exxon Can't Locate A Year's Worth Of Rex Tillerson's 'Wayne Tracker' Emails

Exxon Can't Locate A Year's Worth Of Rex Tillerson's 'Wayne Tracker' Emails

Exxon is under investigation by New York State Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman for allegedly misleading shareholders and investors about risk-management issues related to climate change. The issue that affected the Wayne Tracker account was an "isolated occurrence" that resulted from the standard configurations of Exxon's Microsoft Exchange system, the company said. Read More

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Starbucks to Create 240000 Jobs by 2021

Starbucks to Create 240000 Jobs by 2021

A social-media driven uproar followed, with a common complaint that Starbucks should instead hire veterans. What's more, the company said its planned rollout of voice-activated order capabilities via Amazon's Alexa in Ford vehicles outfitted with SYNC3 technology was on track for later this year, while customers can now place voice-command orders through an expansion of the My Starbucks Barista app, powered by artificial intelligence - an initiative announced at its investor day in NY last ... Read More

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Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:ADI), Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY)

Rating Scale: 1.0 represent "Strong Buy" and 2.0 signify "Buy" 3.0 while shows "Hold". Wells Fargo & Co cut shares of Analog Devices from an outperform rating to a market perform rating in a research note on Thursday, February 16th. Sales growth in the quarter for Analog Devices, Inc . On 5/21/2013 Analog Devices, Inc . announced a quarterly dividend of $0.34 2.99% with an ex dividend date of 5/29/2013 which will be payable on 6/11/2013. Read More

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United Kingdom says cabin ban on laptops to go into effect Saturday

United Kingdom says cabin ban on laptops to go into effect Saturday

Today (Tuesday), Britain announced that it will join the U.S. in its new policy that will prohibit carrying electronic devices larger than cellphones on flights departing from Middle Eastern countries. The US Department of Homeland Security say explosives could be hidden in such devices, citing the 2015 airliner downing in Egypt, the 2016 attempted airliner downing in Somalia, and the 2016 attacks against airports in Brussels and Istanbul. Read More

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Oil price falls by 1% as worries over US output mount

Oil price falls by 1% as worries over US output mount

The lack of compliance now seen from major producers such as Iraq and non-Opec producer Russian Federation, however, is likely to create a challenge when it comes to extending the deal. United States oil producers, who are shut out of such a deal by anti-trust laws, continue to keep global inventory levels high. "Consequently, a potential slowdown in Malaysian exports in 2HFY17", he explained. Read More

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Existing home sales ease in February from a 10-year high

Existing home sales ease in February from a 10-year high

Total existing-home sales cooled off after a strong start to 2017. "Newly listed properties are being snatched up quickly so far this year and leaving behind minimal choices for buyers trying to reach the market", he added. A six-month supply is viewed as a healthy balance between supply and demand. The unsold inventory at the end of February represents 3.8 months of supply at the current sales pace compared to 3.5 months at the end of January. Read More

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Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) Down -0.72% Pre-market

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) Down -0.72% Pre-market

A total of 14 equity analysts have released a ratings update on FCX. zero equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, four equity analysts rating the company a buy, sixteen equity analysts rating the company a hold, zero equity analysts rating the company a underperform, and finally zero equity analysts rating the company a sell with a one year target of $10.91. Read More

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Digital Free Trade Zone launched

Digital Free Trade Zone launched

The facility will act as a warehouse and centralised customs clearance for Malaysia and the region, Alibaba said in a statement. Alibaba Cloud will also be creating a platform dedicated to Malaysian SMEs, offering a range of cloud-enabled solutions from big data tools to Internet of Things capabilities. Read More

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Silver Wheaton (NYSE:SLW) reports 4Q16 Profit Up 36%; Beats Street View

Silver Wheaton (NYSE:SLW) reports 4Q16 Profit Up 36%; Beats Street View

The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 29.0% on a year-over-year basis. Taking a quick step back, SLW shares have averaged a swing of 4.3% either way in the session subsequent to reporting in the past eight quarters. Silver Wheaton Corp . (USA) (NYSE:SLW) has a Return on Assets of 0.30%. Cypress Wealth Advisors LLC increased its position in Silver Wheaton Corp .by 3.3% in the fourth quarter. Read More

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Eurogroup head says set to end term as Dutch finance minister

Eurogroup head says set to end term as Dutch finance minister

Speaking to the German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung , Mr Dijsselbloem said: "During the crisis of the euro, the countries of the North have shown solidarity with the countries affected by the crisis". A spokesman for Dijsselbloem, who has been Dutch finance minister since 2012 and headed the eurogroup since 2013, said the comments were not aimed at any one region. Read More

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The Frontier Communications Corp (FTR) PT Lowered to $1.75

The Frontier Communications Corp (FTR) PT Lowered to $1.75

The highest price target outlook for the stock is $5 and the minimum price target estimate is $2.25. TheStreet lowered shares of Frontier Communications Corp from a c- rating to a d+ rating in a research report on Monday, February 27th. Frontier Communications Corporation ( FTR ) is now showing its ROA (Return on Assets) of -2.1%. The year ago sales the company reported in the same quarter is 1.36 Billion. Read More

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Stock to avoid today: Nike Inc(NYSE: NKE)

Stock to avoid today: Nike Inc(NYSE: NKE)

Roughly half of Nike's business is outside of North America, and the company has acknowledged the strong USA dollar and will likely continue to pressure margins in future quarters. Higher selling costs and foreign-currency hits offset a higher average selling price, Nike said. Nike presently has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $61.58. Read More

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Elected Officials Rally to Keep 'Fearless Girl' Statue on Wall Street

Elected Officials Rally to Keep 'Fearless Girl' Statue on Wall Street

A tipster tells us that just after midnight this morning, she saw two men put a Make America Great Again hat on the statue and drape an American flag across it. "My bull is a symbol of prosperity and for strength". "Women, girls, that's great, but that's not what that (my sculpture) is", Di Modica said. He feels the bull has turned his piece of art from a cheerleader of Wall Street to a villain, seemingly about to attack a small girl. Read More

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United Kingdom slaps #ElectronicsBan on flights from five Arab countries

United Kingdom slaps #ElectronicsBan on flights from five Arab countries

The eight countries whose airports (10 in total) will be impacted by this new rule include Egypt , Jordan , Kuwait , Morocco , Qatar , Saudi Arabia , Turkey and the United Arab Emirates , according to The Washington Post . All passengers, even US citizens, from these direct flights will be subject to the new policy. Six UK and eight foreign airlines will be affected by the new rules. Read More

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PPG Industies Says Revised Takeover Bid Rejected By Akzo Nobel

PPG Industies Says Revised Takeover Bid Rejected By Akzo Nobel

Dulux paint maker AkzoNobel has rebuffed a second takeover tilt from USA rival PPG Industries, claiming the approach "substantially undervalues" the firm. Until now, Akzo and PPG have stayed on the sidelines amid a spate of large deals in the paint and chemicals industries. A comprehensive and objective evaluation of the benefits of Akzo Nobel's standalone strategy versus a transaction with PPG is only possible following engagement with PPG. Read More

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Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) reports 1Q17 Profit Down 11%

Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) reports 1Q17 Profit Down 11%

The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 56 cents per share. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated their buy rating on shares of Lennar Co. The company reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.04. Lennar had a net margin of 8.33% and a return on equity of 13.80%. Read More

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No more 'brilliant jerks': Uber vows to clean up its corporate culture

No more 'brilliant jerks': Uber vows to clean up its corporate culture

The company wouldn't disclose specific numbers. Uber representatives vowed Tuesday that the company was in the midst of an overhaul, following a pile-up of scandals and shake-ups that have plagued the company for the past several weeks - including allegations of sexism and mismanagement, the departure of the company's president and a flare-up by CEO Travis Kalanick caught on an Uber driver's dash camera. Read More

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Weaker pound boosts profits for Kingfisher

Weaker pound boosts profits for Kingfisher

But Véronique Laury, the chief executive of B&Q owner Kingfisher, has insisted this morning that her DIY makeover of the retail group is on track (and budget). Kingfisher also revealed a £52 million boost as the weak pound flattered its overseas profits. Home improvement retailer B&Q has reported a fall in sales due to planned store closures, but delivered continued to make good progress within its digital division. Read More

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Vident Investment Advisory LLC Lowers Position in NVIDIA Co. (NVDA)

Vident Investment Advisory LLC Lowers Position in NVIDIA Co. (NVDA)

Wetherby Asset Management Inc. now owns 7,483 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock valued at $799,000 after buying an additional 38 shares during the period. Support for this view is based on Nvidia finishing a corrective move of 21%, which coincided with a reset of its weekly base count. Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of NVDA in report on Friday, November 11 with "Buy" rating. Read More

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SBI ready to function as a big bank from April 1

SBI ready to function as a big bank from April 1

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has stated that branches of the five associate banks which are being merged with the State Bank of India (SBI), will function as branches of the latter from April 1, 2017. SBI, which is the country's largest bank, has an outreach of over 20,000 branches and has the lowest cost of funds in the sector. Of the total workforce of around 2 lakh employees in the SBI, 22 per cent are women. Read More

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Notable Moving Stock: Xenia Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (NYSE:XHR)

Several research analysts recently issued reports on the company. The current ratio for Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. They issued a "buy" rating and a $22.00 price objective for the company. AQR Capital Management LLC now owns 288,891 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $5,610,000 after buying an additional 15,140 shares in the last quarter. Read More

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