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Datatec partners with Synnex in $830m deal

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The agreement also allows Westcon-Comstor International to better align its regional resources and seek new opportunities for growth. The company said the maximum consideration of $830 million equates to an equity valuation of the total Westcon-Comstor division of $1.1 billion. Read More »

Champions Trophy: Kiwis opt to bat first against Aussies

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England now top Group A with two points following their win over Bangladesh on Thursday, while Australia and NZ are on one point each and Bangladesh on zero. The wicketkeeper, selected ahead of Tim Latham, struck 24 before showers arrived at the central England venue with New Zealand 67-1, then returned with more lusty blows amid the best atmosphere of the innings. Read More »

Hate speech stabbing suspect has repeated outbursts in court

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Christian ended the hearing as he began it, shouting: "Death to the enemies of America". Fletcher posted a video to Facebook and spoke about the two other very important victims of the attack who were being largely forgotten. Court documents say Christian shoved Fletcher in the chest and appeared to pull a folding knife from his pocket and hide it in his hand. A stranger intervened, telling Christian he couldn't disrespect the girls in such a way, she said. Read More »

British Airways blames India's IT services for chaos at Heathrow, Gatwick

Passengers stand with their luggage outside Terminal 5 at London's Heathrow airport after flights were canceled due to the airport suffering an IT systems failure, Saturday, May 27, 2017. Both airports have warned travellers to check the status of their flights before leaving home to catch their flight. Passengers were asked to contact BA to locate their luggage, after many were forced to leave Heathrow without claiming their bags in chaotic scenes that saw queues snaking out of the ... Read More »

Starbucks Corp (NASDAQ:SBUX) Q4 2016 Sentiment Report

It has underperformed by 4.22% the S&P500. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc increased its stake in Franklin Elec Inc (FELE) by 1569.57% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Aviance Ltd Liability accumulated 1.24% or 63,151 shares. Pacifica Capital Invs Limited Liability Co stated it has 14.99% of its portfolio in Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX). Read More »

'Pink Slime' Libel Trial Against ABC to Begin

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The so-called " pink slime ", which was sold by Beef Products, was once a commonly used ingredient in ground beef, according to The New York Times . ABC lawyers declined to comment on whether they expect "fake news" to be introduced by BPI lawyers during the trial. Read More »

ProShare Advisors LLC Decreases Stake in Skechers USA Inc (SKX)

In related news, COO David Weinberg sold 23,502 shares of Skechers USA stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 2nd. The present value of the firm in the stock market is $3.99B. (NYSE:SKX), 11 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Vetr upgraded shares of Skechers USA from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $26.28 price objective for the company in a research report on Wednesday, May 3rd. Read More »

Dakota Access pipeline now in service

The Dakota Access pipeline protesters were forced to leave the main camp earlier this year. . The Standing Rock Sioux tribe and its allies said then that the easement shouldn't have been granted without an environmental impact statement to identify risks to its treaty rights, including the water supply and sacred places. Read More »

White House aide says Russian Federation probe 'detracts' from agenda

If Trump had asserted executive privilege over Comey, it would have likely created the perception that the administration was seeking to hide information about the FBI's Russian Federation investigation. The White House has denied blocking Comey would have looked like a cover-up. US intelligence officials have said Russian Federation tried to interfere in the election to sway the vote in Trump's favor, a charge the Kremlin has repeatedly denied. Read More »

Trump pushes for privatizing US air traffic control

Executives from those companies joined the president at the White House to announce the plan . Choosing aviation as the launch transportation mode for his infrastructure plans, President Donald Trump on June 5 painted a bleak picture of the state of the USA air traffic control system. Read More »

Does not want "permanent rift" between Qatar, Gulf countries -senior U.S

Qatar hosts the largest USA airbase in the region, which is crucial in the fight against Islamic State group jihadists, and is set to host the 2022 football World Cup. Saudi Arabia has also ordered Qatari troops be pulled from the Saudi-led coalition against Houthi rebels in Yemen. USA crude output has jumped more than 10 percent since mid-2016 to 9.34 million bpd, industry figures show. Read More »

Toyota Motor Corp. to make "flying car"

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No one has ridden on Sky Drive yet, as it is still too risky. He says an unmanned model was planned for 2019. This test flight gives us less hope that the Sky Drive could successfully light the Olympic Flame, but the team still has a few years to get the work done. Read More »

Report suggests Russia hackers breached voting software firm

She followed NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, WikiLeaks and several Twitter accounts associated with the "rogue" movement among federal agencies. Victor remains in jail pending a detention hearing later this week, said the lawyer, adding that he expects the government will seek to keep her behind bars pending trial. Read More »

Lonsdale Library's Summer Reading kicks off with pizza party on Friday

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The overall objective of summer reading is to motivate community members to read for fun and to visit their local public library. As of Friday, more than 300 people had registered to participate in the reading program. All programs are free of charge. "I encourage the kids to do early-bird sign-up", said Leplavy-Jablonski, noting that she is doing a daily drawing for the tweens/teens signing up this week. Read More »

Traders Secrets on AbbVie Inc. (ABBV), Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

Scotiabank reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $38.00 price target on shares of BP plc in a research report on Monday, March 27th. Eland Oil & Gas had its "Buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 23rd. Investors of record on Thursday, May 11th will be issued a $0.10 dividend. Read More »

Astrazeneca Plc (Call) (AZN) Shareholder Highland Capital Management LP Lifted Position

The institutional investor held 92,987 shares of the major pharmaceuticals company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $6.77 million, up from 86,842 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Therefore 36% are positive. Wayfair LLC had 39 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Investec reissued a "sell" rating and set a GBX 268 ($3.49) price objective on shares of Kingfisher plc in a report on Wednesday, May 24th. Read More »

Quarterly Financial Review of Teekay Tankers Ltd. (NYSE:TNK)

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TNK has been the topic of a number of research reports. Adding a sixth ratio, shareholder yield , we can view the Value Composite 2 score which is now sitting at 1. Teekay earned a daily sentiment score of 0.29 on Alpha One's scale. Shares of Teekay Tankers (TNK) traded up 0.53% on Thursday, reaching $1.89. Read More »

Economy Watch: Job Growth Tepid in May

Once people stop looking for a job, they're no longer counted as unemployed. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast payrolls increasing by 185,000 jobs last month and the unemployment rate holding steady at 4.4%. Retail employment fell 6,100, declining for a fourth straight month. Average hourly earnings rose four cents or 0.2 percent in May after a similar gain in April, leaving the year-on-year increase in wages at 2.5 percent. Read More »