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Harley-Davidson Q3 Income Retreats 40%

Harley-Davidson Q3 Income Retreats 40%

Harley-Davidson had 77 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BidaskClub downgraded Harley-Davidson from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 12th. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.55 EPS. Looking at volatility levels, the stock observed volatility of 1.35% in last week and saw volatility 1.53% over the past one month. Read More

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Donald Trump's net worth, ranking fall in Forbes richest list

Donald Trump's net worth, ranking fall in Forbes richest list

The year before, he was ranked 156th and Forbes said he was worth $3.7 billion. The magazine said Trump spent $66 million on his presidential campaign, and $25 million settling a lawsuit regarding Trump University . Twenty-six people dropped off from a year ago, including US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross. Second on the list of Washington-area billionaires is Washington Nationals owner and longtime real estate tycoon Ted Lerner, worth an estimated $4.9 billion. Read More

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Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th Arrives Safely

Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th Arrives Safely

Finnair has scheduled the eerie trip to HEL ( Helsinki ) 21 times on a Friday 13 over the last 11 years. After Friday, the flight number will change from AY666 to AY954. The irrational fear of the number 13 is called triskaidekaphobia , by the way. "It has been a joke among the pilots", Juha-Pekka Keidasto, a veteran pilot for the airline, told the Telegraph . Read More

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Wells Fargo Bruised on Q3 Numbers

Wells Fargo Bruised on Q3 Numbers

It has underperformed by 7.03% the S&P500. Raymond James & Associates increased its stake in Caterpillar Inc Del (CAT) by 2488.46% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Residential mortgage loan originations were $59 billion, representing an increase from Q2 2017. Its up 0.25, from 0.71 in 2017Q1. Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Read More

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#WebExtra: Amazon Offers Account for Teens

#WebExtra: Amazon Offers Account for Teens

Amazon launched Households in 2015 in order to install more control over the ways people were sharing their Prime accounts with friends and family, and this is an evolution of that move. Parents can sign up to either pre-approve each order via text or email (the default), set a spending limit for each order or to automatically approve all purchases. Read More

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Will US shale producers contribute to OPEC's production cuts?

Will US shale producers contribute to OPEC's production cuts?

Last year, the bloc and some others producers chose to reduce production by around 1.2 million barrels per day from January 1, 2017. Brent crude futures LCOc1 rose 33 cents, or 0.6 percent, to settle at $56.94 per barrel. "A rise above that level would encourage U.S. oil producers to expand their drilling activities, otherwise the lower prices could lead to a reduction" in investments, it added. Read More

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Moving wildfires ravage Northern California's wine country

Moving wildfires ravage Northern California's wine country

The city lost a Kmart and an unknown number of other businesses and homes as the blaze shut down schools and forced patients at two hospitals to evacuate . Downed trees were blocking parts of one rural road and fires were burning on both sides of Highway 12 as gusts reached up to 60 miles per hour. In recent memory, there hasn't been anything like the wildfires now burning in these relatively densely populated areas of the North Bay, and several cities and towns are likely to be assessing ... Read More

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Puerto Rico Governor Updates Pence on Recovery Efforts

Puerto Rico Governor Updates Pence on Recovery Efforts

After 17 days, over 85 percent of Puerto Ricans still have no electricity and drinking water is hard to find. The goal is to ship the goods down to Puerto Rico in the next few weeks. "At the end of the day, we're all human beings and it's our job to help". "We're keeping a close watch on the most critical medical products", Gottlieb said. Read More

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Car hits pedestrians near London museum

Car hits pedestrians near London museum

Police, who were called to reports of a collision in Exhibition Road at 2.21pm, confirmed that they have a man under arrest and are working to establish a motive. Vehicles have been used before to target pedestrians in London , including at London Bridge in June which claimed eight lives. "It is a road traffic collision", they said . Read More

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Equifax Awarded $7m IRS Fraud Prevention Contract

Equifax Awarded $7m IRS Fraud Prevention Contract

At least one state, Massachusetts, and the cities of San Francisco and Chicago have sued Equifax as well. On top of that, Smith failed to ask basic questions when he was notified of suspicious activity on July 31. At this time, he said, he was unaware of the scope of the damage. Equifax first notified the public of the security breach on September 7, though it said the unauthorized access is thought to have happened from May 13 to July 30 , with Equifax's security team catching ... Read More

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Weak sterling hits manufacturing PMI

Weak sterling hits manufacturing PMI

New orders, output and employment all rose at sharper rates in September. The report noted that "September data showed that output volumes rose at the weakest rate since the survey started in January 2016", blaming "a softening sales trend", reduced overtime work, input shortages and rising cost of raw materials. Read More

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Real Madrid 2-0 Espanyol: Isco double seals much-needed home win

Real Madrid 2-0 Espanyol: Isco double seals much-needed home win

When asked about whether Cristiano Ronaldo has hinted for a contact renewal or not, the manager said that the Portuguese global is in good shape and is most interested in scoring goals by playing more matches. As for Espanyol , Pablo Piatti was ruled out of the match due to a muscular problem, which saw Marc Roca come into a team which included both Gerard Moreno and Leo Baptistao in the final third of the field. Read More

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Gadget maker Roku's stock soars after IPO raises $219M

Gadget maker Roku's stock soars after IPO raises $219M

Roku CEO Anthony Wood told CNBC the company increasingly sees itself as an " operating system for TV " and it would take advantage of advertising revenue migrating to streaming networks. Roku previously raised more than $200 million from investors such as News Corp, Viacom, Sky and Hearst. It has the biggest share of the streaming-gadget market, but has deep-pocketed competitors in Amazon , Google and Apple . Read More

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Trump plans drastic corporate tax cuts

Trump plans drastic corporate tax cuts

The corporate and individual tax rates will be key portions of that plan - and Trump's brief late-afternoon remarks raised questions about both. Studies of similar plans produced by Mr. This could include charging them a higher tax rate , but no final decisions have been made. But experts said that the income brackets that lawmakers set for each tax rate would determine whether that is the case. Read More

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