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MyoKardia seeks accelerated development for heart drug MyoKardia seeks accelerated development for heart drug
- August 09, 2017

In related news, CEO Anastasios Gianakakos sold 4,300 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, August 4th. ( MYOK ) opened at 17.15 on Monday. Company has far performed well this year, with the share price up 142.86% since January. Hershey Trust Co. increased its stake in MyoKardia by 116.4% in the first quarter. (more...)
Bitcoin soars to record high value Bitcoin soars to record high value
- August 09, 2017

Bitcoin generation, known as mining, while open to anyone with a "mining application" on their computer, needs a great deal of computing power to solve complex algorithms which are later verified with the entire bitcoin network. Based on this early evidence, it originally seemed that investors were embracing the new cryptocurrency rival. " Forking is valuable behavior". Node40 CEO Perry Woodin, added: "People who are going to benefit from Bitcoin Cash are the ones who see it as free ... (more...)
CBA cuts executive bonuses to zero CBA cuts executive bonuses to zero
- August 09, 2017

Mr Narev was paid $1.43 million in short-term cash bonuses in the 2015/16 financial year, when CBA handed out a total of $8 million in short-term cash bonuses to the chief executive and 11 executives. CBA said on Monday that a coding error, generated during a software update to its IDMs in late 2012, was responsible for the required Threshold Transaction Reports not being produced. (more...)
Plains All American Pipeline, L (PAA) Reached a 52-Week High Plains All American Pipeline, L (PAA) Reached a 52-Week High
- August 09, 2017

Brown Advisory has invested 0% in Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE: PAA ). Cantab Capital Partners Llp decreased Raytheon Co Cmn (NYSE:RTN) stake by 4,763 shares to 3,873 valued at $550,000 in 2016Q4. The correct version of this piece of content can be accessed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/08/08/american-national-insurance-co-tx-maintains-position-in-plains-all-american-pipeline-l-p-nysepaa-updated-updated.html. (more...)
Disney announces streaming plan, will pull Netflix content in 2019 Disney announces streaming plan, will pull Netflix content in 2019
- August 09, 2017

Oppenheimer maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, June 13 report. The firm has "Hold" rating by Loop Capital given on Monday, May 15. Sandhill Capital Partners Llc increased Akamai Technologies Com (AKAM) stake by 4.55% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. (more...)
Brokers Recommendations on: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) Brokers Recommendations on: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX)
- August 09, 2017

About shares traded. Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (TSE: VRX ) has 0.00% since August 7, 2016 and is. One Association, New York-based fund reported 23,431 shares. ( VRX ). A frequently used tool among technical stock analysts is the moving average. The insider Pershing Square Capital Management - L.P. sold $199.26 million. (more...)
FSA confirms contaminated eggs imported to UK FSA confirms contaminated eggs imported to UK
- August 09, 2017

It added it was working closely with businesses that had received the eggs. Britain's Food Standards Agency reported that a "very small number of eggs" had been distributed in the country from the affected farms. When ingested by humans, it can cause nausea, vomiting, headaches, dizziness and seizures. Following the fears, a European commission spokeswoman, Anna-Kaisa Itkonen, told reporters in Brussels: "The eggs are blocked". (more...)
Bajaj Auto ties up with Triumph Motorcycles to make mid-capacity motorcycles Bajaj Auto ties up with Triumph Motorcycles to make mid-capacity motorcycles
- August 09, 2017

Triumph had earlier started designing and developing a small capacity motorcycle for developing markets like India. This is already a manufacturing powerhouse for KTM's Duke motorcycle range which are shipped out to the US, Europe, Australia and the Asean region. (more...)
Mazda will use diesel technology to make more frugal petrol engines Mazda will use diesel technology to make more frugal petrol engines
- August 09, 2017

Mazda has been developed the new technology for several years, as first reported by Autocar UK in 2014 . Petrol engines traditionally use a spark plug to ignite the fuel, and while Mazda's Spark Controlled Compression Ignition will have them as backup, by using compression as the primary combustion source the Japanese carmaker hopes to achieve "outstanding environmental performance". (more...)
Innovative Mazda Skyactiv-X petrol engines to be 'cleaner than electric' Innovative Mazda Skyactiv-X petrol engines to be 'cleaner than electric'
- August 09, 2017

And everything from ambient air temperature and pressure, fuel quality, air-fuel ratio, turbocharger boost, engine speed, engine load, and valve timing can affect exactly when this combustion occurs. The announcement places traditional engines at the center of Mazda's strategy and comes just days after Mazda said it will work with Toyota Motor Corp to develop electric vehicles and build a $1.6 billion US assembly plant. (more...)
Pilotless planes worth $35B, but most passengers wouldn't fly Pilotless planes worth $35B, but most passengers wouldn't fly
- August 09, 2017

At least that's the conclusion reached by a new survey of 8,000 people in the U.S., Europe and Australia. Pilotless planes could not only be a future method of transport, but an economically-beneficial one too, according to new research by Swiss bank UBS which claims that they could save airlines billions of dollars. (more...)
House prices dip in three months to July - Halifax House prices dip in three months to July - Halifax
- August 08, 2017

While the property is still growing, it is doing so at a slower rate than many observers expected. This is 0.2 percent lower than in the three months of February to April and the lowest year-on-year growth seen since April 2013. The statistics were published as new research from HomeLet suggested the property rental market could be benefiting from slow sales growth, with United Kingdom rental prices increasing by an average of 1.1% during the month of July. (more...)
China's July FX reserves rise to above $3tn China's July FX reserves rise to above $3tn
- August 08, 2017

Forecasters have warned Chinese economic growth will cool this year, dampening demand for foreign goods, as controls imposed on bank lending to slow a rise in debt take hold. "Although China's monthly trade surplus increased, trade tensions between the U.S. and China have eased following China's co-operation with the U.S. (more...)
Alibaba, Marriott in JV for travel benefits Alibaba, Marriott in JV for travel benefits
- August 08, 2017

In consumer stocks news, Alibaba ( BABA ) and Marriott International ( MAR ) Monday reported a joint venture to market Marriott hotel services to outbound Chinese tourists. Stephanie Linnartz, Marriott's global chief commercial officer, said Alibaba's understanding of Chinese consumer tastes will give the hotel company a big advantage in attracting these travelers. (more...)
Pagegroup (LON:PAGE) Shares Recommendation Reiterated by Panmure Gordon Pagegroup (LON:PAGE) Shares Recommendation Reiterated by Panmure Gordon
- August 08, 2017

GBX 167.08's average target is 19.60% above currents GBX 139.7 stock price. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 44 ($0.57) per share, with a total value of £99,821.92 ($129,303.01). Market capitalisation for LON:CHG is £500,822,701 GBP. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and fifteen have assigned a buy rating to the stock. (more...)
Melbourne vegan café introduces 'man tax' Melbourne vegan café introduces 'man tax'
- August 08, 2017

August's gender pay gap premium will go to Elizabeth Morgan House, which helps Aboriginal women and children. " If people aren't comfortable paying it or if men don't want to pay it, we're not going to kick them out the door ". "I think it's a brilliant idea because I don't think many people actually know the gap", one woman said . Reaction to the idea was mixed, with many turning to social media to voice their support. (more...)
Auburn Police Say Carbon Monoxide Issue Is Fixed Auburn Police Say Carbon Monoxide Issue Is Fixed
- August 08, 2017

But the Bozeman Police Department is taking the necessary steps to keep their officers safe. One department in Texas removed every Ford Explorer SUV from their fleet. Problems with the vehicles have arisen at other law enforcement agencies, including the Austin Police Department, where 400 SUVs were taken out of service after officers began to feel sick . (more...)
Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.06 EPS Rockwell Collins, Inc. (COL) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.06 EPS
- August 08, 2017

Raymond James Trust N.A. now owns 3,759 shares of the aerospace company's stock valued at $365,000 after buying an additional 611 shares during the period. "(NYSE: COL )" was published by Community Financial News and is the property of of Community Financial News. If you are viewing this piece of content on another domain, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of US & global copyright and trademark legislation. (more...)
Comcast, FX team to offer direct-to-consumer video Comcast, FX team to offer direct-to-consumer video
- August 08, 2017

You gotta really want those ad-free American Horror Story viewings. Past seasons of FX originals will continue to be available on a variety of streaming services. Because of FX's streaming deals with Hulu and Netflix however, there are still a few limitations. The only people who can get it are those who already subscribe to Comcast's TV service, aka Xfinity TV, aka cable. (more...)
Tesco to end sales of 5p carrier bags Tesco to end sales of 5p carrier bags
- August 08, 2017

Charges for plastic bags have been in place in the United Kingdom since October 2015 , with charities and local organisations continuing to benefit from the sale of carrier bags by Tesco. It sees local community projects across Great Britain awarded grants, with Tesco customers able to vote for their favourite local project by picking up a blue token at the checkout when they shop. (more...)