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L & S Advisors Inc Acquires New Stake in Microsoft Co. (MSFT)

The institutional investor held 687,542 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $42.72M, up from 115,986 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 16th. Microsoft's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 73.59%. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This story was first published by The Cerbat Gem and is owned by of The Cerbat Gem. Read More »

Apple to release new laptops in June

Finally, Apple may update its least expensive laptop, the MacBook Air , with a new processor as well. However, the update is important to help reinforce the idea that Apple is committed to the Mac, even if Mac sales make up only 11 percent of the company's revenue. Read More »

Jefferies Group LLC Reiterates "Hold" Rating for American Express Company (AXP)

Guggenheim has " rating and $90 target. By historical standards, ONEOK, Inc. remains a cheap stock. For AXP, the company now has $2.46 Billion of cash on the books, which is offset by $ current liabilities. Therefore 34% are positive. Currently, American Express Company net profit margin for the 12 months is at 16.05%. As per Friday, April 15, the company rating was initiated by Compass Point. Read More »

Ruby Walsh pays tribute to 'brilliant' Annie Power

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The five-time Grade 1 victor romped to victory ahead of My Tent Or Yours at last year's Cheltenham Festival. The nine-year-old mare is already in foal to Derby victor Camelot, and the charismatic former banker can at least be thankful she exits stage left still in one piece. Read More »

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe 1.1 Update Removes "Offensive" Animation

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The latest patch also introduced changes to online play, including a longer invincibility period after being hit by an item, the ability to create a friend lobby if you have 100 friends or more, and other changes. Easily one of the most popular and most enjoyable video games ever made, about the only offensive thing you could find in a game of Mario Kart is being hit by a red turtle shell by a fellow player just as you were about to cross the finish line. Read More »

Daimler, Vivint Solar in exclusive deal on US home batteries

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In an exclusive partnership with No. 2 national solar installer Vivint Solar , the German company will bring its the Mercedes-Benz customizable home energy storage system to homeowners around the country through a joint offering. Mercedes is "not a startup". "The customer will know that the Vivint brand and the Mercedes brand will be there", Bormann said. "It's really a mature company that will be there - and will be there for the foreseeable future". Read More »

South Korea Appoints 'Chaebol Sniper — Watch Out Samsung

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The four include Samsung, Hyundai Motor, SK and LG groups that account for two-thirds of assets held by the top 30 conglomerates. He also headed a think tank called the Solidarity for Economic Reform, which advocates closer monitoring of chaebols and more protection for minority shareholders. Read More »

Manish Pandey out of Champions Trophy; Karthik to replace

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Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik will replace the Karnataka player in the 15-member squad . The 31-year-old has not represented his country since an ODI against Afghanistan in 2014 and has never managed a century in the format, scoring 50 on seven occasions. Read More »

Chennai: Demonetised notes in crores recovered from shop that sells police uniforms

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Subsequently, they seized four gunny bags in which the money - in the scrapped Rs 500 and Rs 1000 denominations - was stuffed. However, police suspect that Dhandapani was acting as an agent exchanging old currency notes for a commission. More than six months after demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes by the union government, police, revenue department, Income tax department continue to seize demonetised currency notes stashed by many during raids. Read More »

Nigel Connor Sells 733 Shares of J D Wetherspoon plc (JDW) Stock

About 5.79M shares traded or 54.81% up from the average. Franklin Universal Trust (NYSE:FT) has risen 6.00% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has by 0.00% the S&P500. Toronto Dominion Natl Bank has invested 0.01% in Red Hat Inc (NYSE:RHT). Rockefeller Fincl Services Inc owns 231,622 shares for 0.53% of their portfolio. Read More »

Med-View: EU Bans Nigerian Airline From Entering UK Airspace

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NAIJ.com recently reported that a Medview Airline flight from Lagos to Abuja was suspended midair after a fault was observed on the plane. The European Commission has barred Nigeria's flag carrier airline, Medview from operating into European airspace for safety reasons. Read More »

Moving Stocks: Pulmatrix, Inc. (PULM), Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)

Spellings James M Jr sold $1.37 million worth of stock. The share price is trading in a range of $81.96 - 83.04. Meritage Homes Corp (NYSE:MTH) has risen 6.00% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. On 4/27/2016 Exxon Mobil announced a quarterly dividend of $0.75 with an ex dividend date of 5/11/2016 which will be payable on 6/10/2016. St Germain D J owns 190,217 shares for 2.32% of their portfolio. Read More »

Vevo revamps its TV look and feel, starting with Apple

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The app takes the artists you like and curates a music video feed that is personalized for you. But often the most popular music related apps for TV streaming devices are services that have no or little video. For Vevo , connected TVs represent less than 10 percent of views but are its biggest growth segment. More than that, TV users tend to stick around for roughly 80-minute sessions of just music videos. Read More »

American startup offers to send loved one's ashes into space

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SpaceX has been one of the main drivers in making space flight more affordable-ultimately enabling startups like this to exist. The 100 participants already booked for the upcoming Elysium Star II mission include USA military veterans, aerospace enthusiasts, and families looking to celebrate a loved one within the poetry of the starry sky. Read More »

Bank Of The Ozarks (OZRK) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds

The Company provides a range of retail and commercial banking services. Orca Investment Management Llc decreased Weyerhaeuser Co Reit (WY) stake by 81.13% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Aperio Group Ltd Liability Corp invested 0.06% of its portfolio in Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE:WY). 125,372 shares valued at $10.75 million were sold by Sheedy William M . Read More »

YouTube Reportedly Opens Up Mobile Live Streaming To The Masses

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Then, back in April, the platform relaxed the requirement to 1,000 to better cater to anyone who wasn't a major brand or viral vlogger with a massive following. Firstly, users need to have a verified channel. This means that now anyone can live-stream video even without a single subscriber, given that their channel is verified and has not been banned from live-streaming in the past 90 days. Read More »

Facebook to stream MLB game each Friday starting this week

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This is not the first time the Major League Baseball has leveraged Facebook for streaming its games, however. The Facebook deal with MLB is the latest between social media networks and pro sports leagues. A born-and-raised Angeleno who graduated from New York University, he now lives in Los Angeles.He has broken stories on Snapchat's ad plans, Hulu founding CEO Jason Kilar's attempt to take on YouTube and the assemblage of Amazon's ad-tech stack; analyzed YouTube's programming strategy, ... Read More »

Important Steps to Prepare for the WannaCry Ransomware Attack

Your business may have been victim to the latest ransomware attack, or it may be caught in the next wave. "WannaCry" first surfaced at 3:24 a.m. ET on Friday, according to Talos, a security research wing of networking giant Cisco. "We have seen vulnerabilities stored by the Central Intelligence Agency show up on WikiLeaks, and now this vulnerability stolen from the NSA has affected customers around the world". Read More »

The ZenFone AR will be a Verizon exclusive in the United States

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Verizon is the biggest wireless carrier in the U.S., and so the ZenFone AR will be in front of a lot of faces when it hits Verizon's shelves. It's packing a Snapdragon 821 processor , 6GB of RAM, a microSD slot, 23-megapixel rear and 8-megapixel front cameras, and a 3300mAh battery. Read More »

Shell-shocked: Rare snail loses out in love triangle

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An appeal was launched by Angus Davison , from the University of Nottingham, to find fellow gastropods for Jeremy to mate with in a bid to discover more about the creature's genetic makeup. As we reported , Davison's team recently "published research in Current Biology that suggested the gene that causes a snail's shell to twist counter-clockwise could also 'offer clues to how the same gene affects body asymmetry in other animals including humans'". Read More »

Wireless charging for electric vehicles demonstrated

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Two Renault Kangoo vehicles with Qualcomm's Halo DEVC system were tested on the tracks and charged simultaneously. A Renault Kangoo EV runs a wireless charging test in France. The initiative is being undertaken by 25 organisations from nine European countries, including auto makers, suppliers, and automotive research groups. Read More »

Over 1730 new plant species discovered in past year

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They include five new species of Manihot found in Brazil, seven new Aspalathus plants used for making South African rooibos tea, and a new parsnip species uncovered in Turkey. Researchers also look at the health of plants, warning the world could face a $540 billion (492 billion euros) annual bill if the spread of invasive pests and pathogens is not stopped. Read More »

Microsoft exec slams NSA over massive global cyberattack

In the US, "the list of victims is very small", a Department of Homeland Security official tells NPR, noting that it's still relatively early in the WannaCry attack. Investigators are closely watching three bitcoin accounts associated with WannaCry, where its victims were directed to send ransom payments. He says that when the NSA lost control of the software behind the cyberattack, it was like "the USA military having some of its Tomahawk missiles stolen". Read More »

Mj Gleeson Plc (GLE) Earns Buy Rating from Berenberg Bank

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The SI to Ani Pharmaceuticals Incorporated's float is 11.84%. It has by 0.00% the S&P500. About 24,026 shares traded. Among 27 analysts covering Vodafone Group PLC (LON:VOD), 17 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 7 Hold. The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, September 1. (NASDAQ:ANGO) has "Mkt Perform" rating given on Tuesday, November 10 by Raymond James. Read More »

Korean officials meet in attempt to repair ties

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Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni said the G-7 summit his country is hosting later this month would discuss how to deal with the risk North Korea's missile launchings pose to global security. Hong said the issue of THAAD's cost was not raised during the talks. China's Foreign Ministry, in a later statement on its website, said Wang "fully explained" China's position on THAAD and asked South Korea to handle China's reasonable concerns appropriately. Read More »