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No Deal? AT&T-Time Warner Odds Slip Below 50% - Barron's

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 10:00am

Barron's

No Deal? AT&T-Time Warner Odds Slip Below 50%
Barron's
The odds of the Time Warner (TWX)/AT&T (T) merger getting completed have fallen below 50% this morning after AT&T's chief financial officer warned this morning that the timing of the transaction is “now uncertain” amid a more extensive antitrust review.

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AT&T says timing of Time Warner deal completion now uncertain - Reuters

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 9:59am

Reuters

AT&T says timing of Time Warner deal completion now uncertain
Reuters
(Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice is pushing AT&T Inc (T.N) for “structural remedies” in order to satisfy antitrust concerns over its purchase of Time Warner Inc (TWX.N), a source told Reuters on Wednesday. The AT&T logo is pictures on a ...
Reuters: DOJ pushing 'structural' change (asset sales) in T/TWX dealSeeking Alpha

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Time-Warner Drops as AT&T CFO Says Deal Timing Is Uncertain - Bloomberg

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 9:58am

Bloomberg

Time-Warner Drops as AT&T CFO Says Deal Timing Is Uncertain
Bloomberg
Time Warner Inc. fell after an AT&T Inc. executive hinted that their $85.4 billion merger may not close before yearend as talks with U.S. regulators continue. The review of the deal, which is poised to make AT&T one of largest media giants in the world ...
AT&T says timing of Time Warner deal closing now uncertainReuters
AT&T CFO says timing of Time Warner deal closing 'now uncertain'CNBC
AT&T Executive Says Timing of Time Warner Deal 'Now Uncertain'Wall Street Journal
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Wall St slips at open, tax bill debate in focus - Nasdaq

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 9:43am

The Fiscal Times

Wall St slips at open, tax bill debate in focus
Nasdaq
Nov 8 (Reuters) - Wall Street opened slightly lower on Wednesday, with the earning season winding down and investors focusing on the debate among lawmakers on the tax bill. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 12.77 points, or 0.05 percent, ...
Wall Street set to open flat with tax bill debate in focusWHTC

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Target to close 12 underperforming stores - Retail Dive

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 9:41am

Chicago Sun-Times

Target to close 12 underperforming stores
Retail Dive
Target will shutter 12 stores on Feb. 3, at the end of its 2017 fiscal year, a spokesperson told Retail Dive on Tuesday. All eligible Target store employees at the affected locations are being offered the option to transfer to other Target stores ...
Target to close a dozen underperforming storesUSA TODAY

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Best Buy launches hundreds of Black Friday deals early - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 8:09am

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Best Buy launches hundreds of Black Friday deals early
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Best Buy is offering hundreds of early Black Friday sales on everything from iPad minis to 4K TVs to Beats Studio2 wireless headphones. By Kavita Kumar Star Tribune. November 8, 2017 — 7:20am. itemprop. Tom Wallace, Star Tribune FILE -- Matt Schlenk ...
Black Friday 2017: Best Buy releases ad, starts sale earlyPalm Beach Post
Best Buy's 2017 Black Friday ad has been released!wtkr.com
Best Buy Black Friday Deals Revealed24/7 Wall St.
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GOP tax bill: 'Tooth Fairy' plan, giveaway to rich, help to small business (Your letters) - Syracuse.com

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 7:48am

Syracuse.com

GOP tax bill: 'Tooth Fairy' plan, giveaway to rich, help to small business (Your letters)
Syracuse.com
Copies of the proposed Republican tax package are carried by House Ways and Means Committee staffer Thomas Kutz before the start of the markup session on the bill, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Nov. 6, 2017. The House tax-writing committee is ...

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RPT-INSIGHT-Peak oil? Majors aren't buying into the threat from renewables - Reuters

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 7:33am

Moneycontrol.com

RPT-INSIGHT-Peak oil? Majors aren't buying into the threat from renewables
Reuters
HOUSTON/LONDON, Nov 8 (Reuters) - Two decades ago, BP set out to transcend oil, adopting a sunburst logo to convey its plans to pour $8 billion over a decade into renewable technologies, even promising to power its gas stations with the sun.
Supermajors Square Off For The Top Spot In OilOilPrice.com
Exxon Mobil Corporation - XOM - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks Investment Research
SEC FORM 4 - SEC.govSEC.gov

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EU plans credit system, fines to push low-emission car production - Reuters

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 7:33am

Reuters

EU plans credit system, fines to push low-emission car production
Reuters
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union proposed tougher car emissions targets on Wednesday including a credit system for carmakers to encourage production of electric vehicles and fines for exceeding carbon dioxide limits. FILE PHOTO: Cars and ...
EU car firms should cut CO2 emissions by 30% from 2030BBC News
It's Not Tesla That Scares Europe in Electric-Car RaceBloomberg
Energy Union: Commission takes action to reinforce EU's global leadership in clean vehiclesEU News
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Trump Rally Alive and Well - MarketPulse (blog)

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 7:23am

MarketPulse (blog)

Trump Rally Alive and Well
MarketPulse (blog)
One year on from Donald Trump's election victory and US equity markets are on course to open near record highs once again, having made stunning gains over the last 12 months – more than 30% in the case of the Dow and Nasdaq. While many may claim ...
Dow's Rally from Trump's Election Breaks Postwar RecordsBreitbart News

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Will Walt Disney Co Stock Fall Below $100 After The Earnings? - Amigobulls

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 7:21am

Amigobulls

Will Walt Disney Co Stock Fall Below $100 After The Earnings?
Amigobulls
Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) stock is back above the $100 level ahead of earnings. Can Disney stock continue its uptrend? Is The Market Sentiment Around Walt Disney Co Stock Changing Flickr. Shares of Bob Iger led entertainment conglomerate Walt ...

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Ford to Invest $756 Million in China With Zotye for Electric Car - Bloomberg

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 6:14am

Livemint

Ford to Invest $756 Million in China With Zotye for Electric Car
Bloomberg
Ford Motor Co. and partner Anhui Zotye Automobile Co. will invest 5 billion yuan ($756 million) to make and sell small electric cars in China as automakers step up investments in low-emission vehicles in the world's biggest auto market. Ford and Zotye ...
Ford, China's Zotye Auto Ink Deal for $756 Million Electric Car Joint VentureTheStreet.com
Ford, Chinese partner form electric car venturePhys.Org

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Defense stocks are among the best trades since Trump's election — here are the other winners and losers - CNBC

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 6:01am

CNBC

Defense stocks are among the best trades since Trump's election — here are the other winners and losers
CNBC
President Donald Trump gives a thumbs-up to supporters at the Phoenix Convention Center during a rally on August 22, 2017, in Arizona. It's been exactly one year since President Donald Trump was elected and investors in defense stocks have benefited ...

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Uber's 'flying cars' could arrive in LA by 2020 — and here's what it'll be like to ride one - The Verge

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 5:45am

The Verge

Uber's 'flying cars' could arrive in LA by 2020 — and here's what it'll be like to ride one
The Verge
Uber's “flying car” project Elevate came whizzing back into view today with a number of key announcements about where it will first appear, who will be working on it, and how this futuristic service will look when it ultimately takes off. In a speech ...
Uber's 'Blade Runner' flying car mission comes to LAUSA TODAY
Uber Partners With NASA In Flying Car Service, Predicts 'Heavy Use Of Air Travel' In LAForbes
Uber and NASA plan to launch flying cars in Los Angeles in 2020CNET
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Tencent Just Reminded Us What a Blowout Tech IPO Looks Like - Fortune

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 4:46am

Fortune

Tencent Just Reminded Us What a Blowout Tech IPO Looks Like
Fortune
Shares in Tencent Holdings' (tcehy, +1.80%) e-book unit China Literature Ltd nearly doubled in their debut Wednesday, the biggest first-day pop for a large IPO globally this year. The company's stunning debut is evidence of Hong Kong raising its game ...
Tencent's Sizzling Hot E-Books IPO Presages More Mega-SpinoffsBloomberg
One of Asia's largest tech IPOs this year involves the cutting-edge technology known as booksQuartz
Hong Kong stocks retreat from decade peak on tech profit-takingReuters
Washington Post -South China Morning Post -The Independent -CNBC
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Asia stocks notch succession of highs, China trade data mixed - Reuters

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 4:11am

Reuters

Asia stocks notch succession of highs, China trade data mixed
Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares wrung out another decade peak on Wednesday as data showed China's demand for imports remained buoyant, while the dollar dipped amid concerns Republican plans for major U.S. tax cuts were running into headwinds.

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MICHAEL HICKS: The Need for Corporate Tax Cuts - News Sentinel

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 3:59am

News Sentinel

MICHAEL HICKS: The Need for Corporate Tax Cuts
News Sentinel
Almost nothing is as easy to demagogue as corporate tax rate changes. So, it might be helpful to share a bit of what economists know about the effect of changing these tax rates in advance of Congress openly debating the issue. It is also useful to ...

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Asian indexes close mixed as investors digest Chinese trade data; China Literature pops - CNBC

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 2:34am

CNBC

Asian indexes close mixed as investors digest Chinese trade data; China Literature pops
CNBC
Asian markets closed narrowly mixed on Wednesday as investors searched for direction following the mixed close on Wall Street in the last session. Investors in the region digested mixed trade data out of China and kept an eye on President Donald Trump ...
Asian Markets Mostly Lower Ahead Of China Trade DataNasdaq

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Disney: Investors Should Expect More Of The Same (This Is Not A Bad Thing) - Seeking Alpha

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 2:08am

Seeking Alpha

Disney: Investors Should Expect More Of The Same (This Is Not A Bad Thing)
Seeking Alpha
DIS is scheduled to release Q4 and Fiscal Full Year 2017 results later this week and investors should expect more of the same. DIS shares are a long-term buy at today's price. It was rumored that Twenty-First Century Fox (FOX) (FOXA) held talks with ...
Will Walt Disney Co Stock Fall Below $100 After The Earnings?Amigobulls
Walt Disney Co (DIS) Analysts See $1.21 EPS; 21ST CENT.FOX CUFS B 1 (FRA:NXW2) Had 6 Bullish AnalystsSan Times
How Disney's Recent Decision Could Impact NetflixMarket Realist

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Oil falls on lower Chinese crude imports; overall market well supported - Reuters

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 1:35am

Reuters

Oil falls on lower Chinese crude imports; overall market well supported
Reuters
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Wednesday as Chinese crude imports slipped to their lowest level in a year, although traders said the overall market remains well supported on the back of OPEC-led supply cuts. FILE PHOTO - An oil pump jack of ...
OPEC Thinks This Whole 'Shale' Thing Might Be a ThingBloomberg
Morgan Stanley raises its oil price forecast, warns US shale may struggle to meet demandCNBC
Wall Street indices slip from record highsFinancial Times
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