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Stock Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) Stock Traders Purchase High Volume of Call Options on Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR)
- November 13, 2017

The stock was sold at an average price of $19.26, for a total value of $1,766,411.64. The PEG ratio is used to determine a stock's value while taking the company's earnings growth into account, and is considered to provide a more complete picture than the P/E ratio. (more...)
Macro worries roil stocks, Sensex logs first fall in 3 days Macro worries roil stocks, Sensex logs first fall in 3 days
- November 13, 2017

The benchmark BSE Sensex fell by 281 points or 0.84 percent to end at 33,033.56, while the broader Nifty index dropped 96.80 points or 0.94 percent to close at 10,224.95. In the Q2 period ended, the company posted almost 40 per cent decline in its consolidated net profit to Rs 368.88 crore compared to Rs 612.44 crore in the corresponding quarter last fiscal. (more...)
L&T Q2 net jumps 32 pc to Rs 2020 cr L&T Q2 net jumps 32 pc to Rs 2020 cr
- November 13, 2017

The stock recently hit a fresh 52-week high after its construction arm won orders worth Rs 4023 crore. L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering has secured a Rs 1,267-crore offshore contract from ONGC. Worldwide revenue in the quarter at Rs. 9,517 crore constituted 36% of total revenues. On the outlook, L&T said the government's determined efforts to revive the investment sentiment while undertaking impactful economic reforms have expectedly caused transition challenges. (more...)
How heart-stopping is sex, really? How heart-stopping is sex, really?
- November 13, 2017

The doctors behind the paper stressed the importance of public education on CPR "irrespective of circumstance", after their analysis found just one third of these cases saw resuscitation attempted despite their partner being present. But it can't give a more detailed risk analysis on how likely sex is to trigger a heart attack compared with resting or other activity without knowing how frequently these people were having sex. (more...)
Musharraf says have no sympathy for MQMP but Mohajir people Musharraf says have no sympathy for MQMP but Mohajir people
- November 12, 2017

The Muhajir community must come together. However, he said that it was necessary to bring all segments of society and ethnicities under one banner but with rather with a different name. Following the announcement of dissociation of Pakistan Awami Tehrik from Awami Ithtehad on Saturday, Majlis Wahdat-e-Muslimeen (MWM) Central Spokesman Allama Mukhtar Imami denied joining the alliance. (more...)
Bhuvneshwar Kumar May Get Married Later in November Bhuvneshwar Kumar May Get Married Later in November
- November 12, 2017

Bhuvneshwar had revealed earlier that he got engaged to Nupur Nagar in Greater Noida in a ceremony that included the couple's close friends and families. Bhuvneshwar might miss the second Test beginning of November 24 due to his nuptials. Bhuvneshwar's family is delighted with his choice of life partner and are waiting for the right moment to announce their wedding date. (more...)
Director Majid Majidi excited for 'Beyond the Clouds' premiere at IFFI Director Majid Majidi excited for 'Beyond the Clouds' premiere at IFFI
- November 12, 2017

Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani got the two films deleted from those selected by the feature film jury of the Indian Panorma section. An aggrieved member of the jury, who did not want to be named, told Mirror that both the movies should not have been on the list of 153 films submitted to them by the National Film Development Corporation (NDFC) if they found them objectable for any reason. (more...)
Federation Internationale de Football Association to launch World Cup trophy tour with Nigeria, Argentina friendly Federation Internationale de Football Association to launch World Cup trophy tour with Nigeria, Argentina friendly
- November 12, 2017

Aguero's 85th-minute victor moves him level with Hernan Crespo on the list of all-time Argentina scorers and he now trails only Lionel Messi (61) and Gabriel Batistuta (54). The 25-year-old was initially included in the standby list released by Gernot Rohr ahead of the World Cup qualifier against Algeria and the friendly with Argentina . (more...)
Vikings: 3 Keys to Beating the Redskins Vikings: 3 Keys to Beating the Redskins
- November 12, 2017

However, they are going to continue to let backup QB Case Keenum run the offense in Week 10 against Washington. They have a great defense, but have no wins over playoff competitive teams except for their week one victory over the Saints, who were not the same team that they are now. (more...)
Province expands fentanyl testing and launches drug-checking pilot Province expands fentanyl testing and launches drug-checking pilot
- November 12, 2017

The pilot project is now being tested in Vancouver, also using a Fourier-Transform Infrared Spectrometer (FTIR) to help test a substance for harmful compounds. Approximately 83 per cent of the OD deaths had fentanyl detected, an increase of 147 per cent from this time a year ago. Lysyshyn said the experience so far at Insite has shown that people who check their drugs are more likely to reduce their dose and less likely to overdose. (more...)
Extreme Networks, Inc. (EXTR) Receives "Buy" Rating from Craig Hallum
- November 12, 2017

The firm has a market cap of $1,341.16, a P/E ratio of 27.58, a P/E/G ratio of 1.37 and a beta of 1.13. Sempra Energy earnings have declined with an annualized rate of -0.2% over the last 5 years. Stocks with higher EPS growth rates are generally more preferred by investors than those with slower earnings-per-share growth rates, though in general high growth rates have a propensity to revert over the longer term to more even growth rates. (more...)
Positive Results for Brexanolone in Postpartum Depression Trials Positive Results for Brexanolone in Postpartum Depression Trials
- November 12, 2017

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: " Sage Therapeutics, Inc". The stock traded within a range of $85.25 and $96.99. (NASDAQ:SAGE) has an average volume of 661.24 Million. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.55 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.13, from 1.11 in 2017Q1. 30 funds opened positions while 53 raised stakes. Ecor1 Capital owns 767,992 shares. (more...)
Outside firm to look into harassment allegations Outside firm to look into harassment allegations
- November 12, 2017

She said in a separate incident Cornish pushed her against his office wall and tried to kiss her. A former police officer, he is serving his eighth term in the House and has often led the coalition that supports Second Amendment rights. Tony Cornish should resign from office, revealing that he confronted the veteran legislator about suggestions of sexual harassment and warned such behavior wouldn't be tolerated. (more...)
Hallmark Capital Management Inc. Buys 1657 Shares of Aflac Incorporated (NYSE:AFL)
- November 12, 2017

The stock increased 1.01% or $0.51 on November 10, reaching $50.81. About 1.18M shares traded. Novartis AG (ADR) (NYSE:NVS) has risen 7.67% since November 10, 2016 and is uptrending. Suntrust Banks holds 0% of its portfolio in SpartanNash Co (NASDAQ:SPTN) for 10,259 shares. Citadel Advisors Ltd Liability Company stated it has 77,785 shares or 0% of all its holdings. (more...)
EU's Vestager seeking details on Apple's recent tax set-up (AAPL) EU's Vestager seeking details on Apple's recent tax set-up (AAPL)
- November 12, 2017

Apple relocated its tax residency to the tiny island of Jersey after the beginning of the investigation back in 2014. As the largest taxpayer in the world we've paid over $35 billion in corporate income taxes over the past three years, plus billions of dollars more in property tax, payroll tax, sales tax and VAT. (more...)
In a race against time, Ridley Scott cuts out Kevin Spacey In a race against time, Ridley Scott cuts out Kevin Spacey
- November 11, 2017

The family did not report the assault at the time because the boy was embarrassed and scared. Kevin Spacey (left) and Christopher Plummer attend the 13th annual Monte Cristo Awards at The Edison Ballroom in New York City, on April 15, 2013. (more...)
World Health Organization urges end to antibiotics use in healthy food-producing animals World Health Organization urges end to antibiotics use in healthy food-producing animals
- November 11, 2017

Overuse and misuse of antibiotics in animals and humans is contributing to the growing threat of "superbugs", which become immune to existing drugs and allow minor injuries and common infections to become deadly. "Under current Food and Drug Administration (FDA) policy, medically important antibiotics should not be used for growth promotion in animals". Antibiotics should not be used in these animals for the objective of disease prevention without diagnosis, the directive says. (more...)
United Kingdom 73 Utah Valley 63 United Kingdom 73 Utah Valley 63
- November 11, 2017

Utah Valley scored the first three points of the second half before the Wildcats came storming back to take the lead. "So I'll play as much as I have to to win a game", Calipari said. He shot 50 percent from the field and sank 2 of 4 3-pointers. Kentucky was stone cold in the first half and ended the half missing their final 15 shot attempts. (more...)
Franklin Resources Inc. Trims Stake in Eli Lilly and Company (LLY)
- November 11, 2017

The stock increased 7.43% or $0.65 on November 10, reaching $9.4. Following the transaction, the director now owns 33,504 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $2,407,262.40. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be given a $0.52 dividend. (NASDAQ:ORMP). Creative Planning accumulated 2,000 shares. Bath Savings Trust has invested 0.25% in Pra Group Inc (NASDAQ:PRAA). (more...)
Altria Group (MO) Shares Sold by Opus Capital Group LLC
- November 11, 2017

About 2.67 million shares traded. Altria Group (NYSE:MO) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 26th. It has underperformed by 4.78% the S&P500. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of MO in report on Thursday, October 26 with "Buy" rating. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of MO in report on Thursday, July 27 with "Hold" rating. (more...)
Schmeichel takes swipe at ex-Man Utd pal Keane; slams Ireland tactics Schmeichel takes swipe at ex-Man Utd pal Keane; slams Ireland tactics
- November 11, 2017

We've missed out on qualification the last two times. "It is no secret that it hasn't been enjoyable sitting at home watching it on TV and we don't want to experience again". Schmeichel has got three cleans sheets from his seven starts - compared with Darren Randolph's five from ten starts. Schmeichel did knock back the suggestion that Christian Eriksen's style of play would suffer in particular, stating that he is used to the pitch at this stage as he prepares to make his 74th cap. (more...)
Two arrested after dismembered body found Two arrested after dismembered body found
- November 11, 2017

Authorities got a search warrant and found Stone's body hidden under the home. Mueller said that prior to the discovery of the remains that investigators noticed Stone's wallet was still inside the residence and there were spatters of blood by the front door. (more...)
Widow in emotional meeting with man given dead husband's face in transplant Widow in emotional meeting with man given dead husband's face in transplant
- November 11, 2017

Lilly admitted to Andy she had been "scared" to see him for the first time and was relieved to see his eyes and forehead meant he was no doppleganger of her high school sweetheart. For Ross, the surgery has also given her some peace. Andy, who is on daily anti-rejection medication and is working to retrain his nerves to work with his new face, said the transplant had given him a new life. (more...)
Man accused of burning girlfriend arrested in Arkansas Man accused of burning girlfriend arrested in Arkansas
- November 11, 2017

Jerry Glenn Willis , 43, is now in custody after his girlfriend was doused with gasoline and set afire. He is wanted for domestic aggravated assault and kidnapping. According to Pearl River County Sheriff David Allison, Jerry Glenn Willis was found burning a auto in Monroe County. She was transported to a local hospital for treatment and is now undergoing treatment at a Jackson hospital. (more...)
Some fidget spinners sold at Target contain potentially risky lead Some fidget spinners sold at Target contain potentially risky lead
- November 11, 2017

Despite the fact that fidget spinners are so popular with the grade-school set that many elementary schools have banned them as a classroom distraction, the CPSC's interim leadership classifies most fidget spinners as "general use products" exempt from child toy safety standards. (more...)
Researchers Discover a Way to Rejuvenate Aging Cells Researchers Discover a Way to Rejuvenate Aging Cells
- November 11, 2017

The team, comprising of researchers from the University of Exeter and the University of Brighton , noted that within hours of applying the chemicals, the genes started to behave like young cells and began dividing. While resveratrol compounds were found to rejuvenate old cells in the study, scientists do not now have enough evidence to definitively answer the question of whether eating foods containing high levels of resveratrols has any effect on the aging process. (more...)
1 in 5 Americans uses tobacco products — CDC
- November 11, 2017

The survey has been used to measure current cigarette smoking among adults for more than 5 decades, but ongoing surveillance of other tobacco products started more recently. It found that 20.1 percent of the U.S. population-some 49 million people-uses tobacco regularly. Rates were also higher among people in the Midwest region and those with a GED. (more...)
Detained Singaporean and Malaysian journalists brought to court in Myanmar
- November 11, 2017

The local interpreter, Aung Naing Soe, and driver, Hla Tin, working with the pair of journalists were also sentenced to serve two months in jail. But the judge instead opted for a fresh charge of violating aircraft laws, which carries up to a three month sentence. (more...)
Washington Huskies vs. Stanford Cardinals football Washington Huskies vs. Stanford Cardinals football
- November 11, 2017

He broke free for a 52-yard touchdown run but was otherwise held to 17 yards on 15 attempts. How can you tune in to Friday night's game between Washington and Stanford? To be fair, they haven't played many great teams this season, but the Washington program has prided itself on a strong defense for years. (more...)
Toxic smog: Delhi turns 10 times more polluted than Beijing Toxic smog: Delhi turns 10 times more polluted than Beijing
- November 11, 2017

In the short run, the high levels of pollution may result in increase in severity of symptoms of respiratory diseases. "Delhi has become a gas chamber". The air quality index continues to be in the hazardous category in various parts of Delhi with the smog affecting the visibility for the third day in a row on Thursday. (more...)