• One More Sunny Day Before A Rainy Weekend
One More Sunny Day Before A Rainy Weekend

It will be the flawless definition of "chamber of commerce" weather. Temperatures this morning warmer than yesterday in the 40s. There was some patchy frost too. Things start to change Tuesday . Even though cloud cover will increase, we'll stay dry. Thankfully, the skies will dry out for the first day of Hillbilly Days in Pikeville.

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  • Fallout from Facebook data breach to continue for years, local experts say
Fallout from Facebook data breach to continue for years, local experts say

Privacy advocates refer to these files on non-users as "shadow profiles", and, given Facebook's huge userbase, there's a good chance the company has one on you even if you've been diligent in avoiding the social network. "I think it's those kinds of manipulation of policy messages or political messages that potentially undermined the civil disc...

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  • P&G to Buy German Merck's Consumer Unit for $4.2 Billion
P&G to Buy German Merck's Consumer Unit for $4.2 Billion

GSK had been left as sole bidder for the Pfizer unit, valued at around $15-20 billion after Reckitt Benckiser made a decision to pull out. The buying price for Merck's business tells much regarding the way the German company moved down from price demands of about 4 billion Euros and that ended up deterring several initial suitors including Cinven...

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  • Lance Armstrong settles fraud case for $5m
Lance Armstrong settles fraud case for $5m

Under the rules of the False Claims Act, a defendant found guilty could be liable for treble damages; in Armstrong's case, that meant almost $100 million - roughly equal to the entire fortune he netted as a cancer survivor turned seven-time Tour de France champion.

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  • Netflix reaches 125 mn subscribers; revenue jumps 40% to $3.7 bn
Netflix reaches 125 mn subscribers; revenue jumps 40% to $3.7 bn

Today, Bank of America raised its price target on NASDAQ: NFLX - Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX ) to $347.00 per share. NFLX outperformed the S&P500 by 97.18%. 281 rose stakes while 107 funds acquired stakes. Korea Invest Corp invested 0.33% in Netflix, Inc . Parallax Volatility Advisers Limited Partnership holds 0.01% of its capital in Netflix, In...

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  • Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ:CZR) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.17
Caesars Entertainment (NASDAQ:CZR) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.17

The company's Market capitalization is $8.12B with the total Outstanding Shares of 715.74M. The company has experienced volume of 9,228,304 shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 10.66M share. Retirement System Of Alabama reported 106,196 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. Copeland Cap Limited Liability Co has 0.04% investe...

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  • 'Fearless Girl' Is Moving to the New York Stock Exchange
'Fearless Girl' Is Moving to the New York Stock Exchange

Company State Street Global Advisors has established on wall street, bronze statue girl on 7 March previous year - on the eve of worldwide women's day as a symbol of women's equality. " Fearless Girl " is not without detractors, including Arturo Di Modica, who objected to the placement in front of his " Charging Bull ". Di Modica claimed placing ...

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  • How Many El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE)'s Analysts Are Bearish?
How Many El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE)'s Analysts Are Bearish?

Cheviot Value Management Llc increased its stake in Goldcorp Inc (GG) by 24.02% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Moreover, Sawgrass Asset Mgmt Ltd Liability has 0.01% invested in El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE).

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  • Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Announces Going out of Business Sales
Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. Announces Going out of Business Sales

Younkers stores at malls in Okemos and Lansing are closing. The sale was approved after liquidators were the only bidders for Bon-Ton Stores during an auction in bankruptcy court Monday. The businesses The Bon-Ton Stores has across the country sometimes serve as anchors at malls, and their departure could impact other businesses nearby with less ...

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  • Kentucky governor under fire for comments on teachers
Kentucky governor under fire for comments on teachers

In an interview with an WDRB-TV tv reporter Friday, the governor said he could guarantee that somewhere in Kentucky a young child was sexually attacked after being abandoned with no supervision on account of the walk out. "Heiner's skilled and selfless leadership of the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet over these past two and a h...

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  • Saudi Arabia may seek to push crude oil as high as $100/bbl
Saudi Arabia may seek to push crude oil as high as $100/bbl

Traders were also looking ahead to the outcome of the joint Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC ministerial monitoring committee meeting expected to be held later this week. In its latest monthly Drilling Productivity Report, the EIA said that USA shale production is expected to increase by 125,000 bpd in May over April, ...

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  • Genworth Financial Inc (GNW) Buy, Hold or Sell?
Genworth Financial Inc (GNW) Buy, Hold or Sell?

The company has a market capitalization of $1,362.80, a price-to-earnings ratio of 1.96, a P/E/G ratio of 0.61 and a beta of 2.38. GNW reached $2.73 on during the last trading session after $0.01 change.Currently Genworth Financial, Inc .is downtrending after 29.75% change in last April 15, 2017.

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  • Amazon's shopping app goes global
Amazon's shopping app goes global

People in Thailand can now buy any of the 45 million items available on Amazon.com following the launch of a new feature by the online retail giant. Amazon's shopping experience is going worldwide. Expanding Amazon's USA marketplace to worldwide markets could be a boon for the retail giant. "We are always innovating on behalf of our customers, ...

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  • Amazon, Best Buy partner to offer Fire TV Smart TVs
Amazon, Best Buy partner to offer Fire TV Smart TVs

The company's partnership with Best Buy brings the new Fire TV Edition smart TVs to consumers in the US and Canada. Best Buy already sells the Amazon Kindle and other gadgets, but the deal announced Wednesday makes the electronics retailer the only place where you can walk in and buy a TV powered by Amazon's Fire TV software.

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  • 10 cent hike noted in local gas prices
10 cent hike noted in local gas prices

Since then, the highest recorded average has already surpassed this year's high. Why the jump? The EIA attributes it to escalating crude oil prices. It's not just the Syria situation that has caused prices to soar. GasBuddy .com said the average gas price in Baton Rouge on Sunday was $2.38 per gallon.

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  • Netflix the toast of analyst town
Netflix the toast of analyst town

M&T Bank holds 0.03% or 26,148 shares. On a conference call with analysts, Netflix executives admitted to being surprised by the company's current level of success. Netflix posted $290.1 million in net income in the first quarter, higher than the profits generated by the streaming giant in the entire year of 2016.

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  • Supreme Court hesitates on U.S. state sales tax ruling
Supreme Court hesitates on U.S. state sales tax ruling

The court is scheduled to hear oral arguments this morning on a 2016 South Dakota law that requires online merchants with more than $100,000 in sales to state residents or 200 transactions with state residents to collect sales tax. But states have found that few people comply. More than 40 states are asking the Supreme Court to get rid of the physi...

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  • President Trump hits out at Russian and Chinese currency devaluations
President Trump hits out at Russian and Chinese currency devaluations

It's not the first time Trump has accused countries of keeping their currencies artificially low to gain unfair advantage in trading with the United States. "China has devalued their currency in the past", Mnuchin said. In a report released just three days ago, the Treasury Department said, "No trading partner was found to have met the legislat...

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  • Ice falling from CN Tower threatens Royals at Jays, report says
Ice falling from CN Tower threatens Royals at Jays, report says

Unfortunately for the Blue Jays , Mother Nature was like, "hold my beer". The Royals couldn't get away from the Toronto ice storm, which did most of its damage over the weekend but caused power outages and transit delays into Monday. It was supposed so start last season in Grande Prairie, but due to a venue change, the St. Joe's Celtic Rugby S...

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  • Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Target Price Issued at $925.00 by Nomura
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Target Price Issued at $925.00 by Nomura

Earnings per Share Details of Amazon. com, Inc .: The EPS of AMZN is strolling at 4.58, measuring its EPS growth this year at -7.1 percent. It has outperformed by 65.23% the S&P500. Therefore 45% are positive. Amazon. com, Inc . now has its 52-Week High range of $1617.54, while its 52-week low range is $887.5. On Monday , September 11 the sto...

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