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by | November 11, 2017 | 09:07

A number of research analysts have issued reports on MAT shares. Jefferies Group LLC set a $13.00 target price on shares of Mattel and gave the company a "hold" rating in a report on Sunday, October 29th. Mattel, Inc .'s average Book Value per Share Growth Rate was -40.7 percent during the past 12 months. "(NASDAQ: MAT ) Price Target Raised to $25.00" was first published by TrueBlueTribune and is the property of of TrueBlueTribune.

by | November 11, 2017 | 06:06

While this isn't the first exoskeleton created to assist the human worker, the EksoVest demonstrates how such tools can prevent injury due to fatigue and provide physically disabled individuals the opportunity to regain lost abilities. Ford and partner Ekso Bionics hope the latest technology may find widespread use in plants: the Ford Exoskeleton, or EksoVest. Ford recently expanded the use of Microsoft's HoloLens but designers aren't the only ones benefiting from advances in technology.

by | November 11, 2017 | 04:07

On Thursday, November 9, Starbucks is launching a buy-one, get-one-free holiday drinks deal. The holiday beverage lineup: Caramel Brulée Latte, Chestnut Praline Latte, Eggnog Latte, Gingerbread Latte, Holiday Spice Flat White, Teavana Joy Brewed Tea and White Peppermint Mocha.

by | November 11, 2017 | 04:02

Martin Hofmann, chief information officer at Volkswagen Group, said: " Quantum computing technology opens up new dimensions and represents the fast-track for future-oriented topics". A 50-qubit machine can do things that are extremely hard to simulate without quantum technology. While that doesn't sound like much, it's actually a huge leap forward.

by | November 11, 2017 | 03:05

Uber's argument is that its drivers enjoy having flexibility and are technically self-employed. "In the US, state-level labor bodies have made decisions about individual Uber drivers being entitled to benefits". Drivers can use their own cars although they can rent a vehicle to drive with Uber. What Uber does to check the backgrounds of its drivers was thrust into the spotlight after Sayfullo Saipov, the 29-year-old suspect in last week's NY truck attack, was revealed to have driven more ...

by | November 11, 2017 | 03:00

Assuming deliberations continue, the introduction of a new juror will shift the dynamic in the jury room, Ahuja Harker said. "I'm happy to wait for the jury to come to a just verdict". "Everybody's not agreeing", she said. Deliberations will resume Monday morning with an alternate juror to replace Arroyo-Maultsby, but as Walls has warned the lawyers, the move means jurors have to start deliberations "again from scratch".

by | November 11, 2017 | 02:36

The U.S.D.A. forecast the carryover of all wheat on June 1, 2018, at 935 million bus. The USDA forecast soybean carryover on September 1, 2018, at 425 million bus. "The idea is that if corn yields can be so high, the USDA might increase soybean yields in its next report". Yield is expected to average a record 900 pounds per harvested acre.

by | November 11, 2017 | 01:50

Production was forecast to grow 0.5 percent. But construction fell the most in 18 months and a narrowing of the trade deficit was not enough to prevent the shortfall widening in the third quarter. Despite this, the UK's trade performance during the third quarter as a whole worsened, according to the ONS data. While the trade gap also shrank by £700 million to £2.75 billion over the period, the United Kingdom construction industry endured a torrid time, falling by a deeper-than-expected 1.6% ...

by | November 11, 2017 | 01:08

Toutiao's users are primarily based in China, so the move is seen as a way to tap into other markets. Musical.ly, founded in Shanghai by Louis Yang and Alex Zhu in 2014, exploded in reputation among American teens in 2016 and had since enlarged ahead of its flagship app for generating and sharing delicate music videos.

by | November 11, 2017 | 01:02

The regulator Ofcom has announced that householders who receive poor service from their telecoms provider are to get automic compensation. "The risk of a financial penalty should encourage providers to step up and quickly solve problems rather than letting them drag out", he said.

by | November 11, 2017 | 01:00

Net profit rose to 1.79 billion rupees ($27.53 million) in the quarter ended September 30, from 1.27 billion rupees a year earlier, the Mumbai-based bank said on Friday. SBI said it has more than 50 percent provision coverage for the bankruptcy cases. The stock market reacted positively to the improvement in asset quality.

by | November 11, 2017 | 01:01

The gender pay gap now stands at 14.1%, that's the same as it was in 2015 and 2016. The Fawcett Society, which pioneered the concept of "equal pay day" to draw attention to the gender pay gap, said that if the gap continued to close at the rate it has during the past five years, it would not reach zero until 2117.

by | November 11, 2017 | 00:55

Scandal-hit credit bureau Equifax on Friday apologized to consumers and investors for its massive security breach, a day after reporting a sharp drop in quarterly earnings. It has slumped 24 percent since the hack was disclosed. Net income attributable to Equifax fell to $96.3 million, or 79 cents per diluted share, from $132.8 million, or $1.09 per diluted share, a year earlier.

by | November 11, 2017 | 00:50

Watch Alibaba's stock price live here . Alibaba managed to set another one-day online sales record with the 2016 11.11 Global Shopping Event , generating $17.79 billion in sales. Alibaba's sales topped $10 billion after an hour and six minutes. Analysts at Citigroup believe the 24-hour event, which has been dominated by Alibaba-owned platform Tmall since it began in 2009, will rake in £18 billion this year.

by | November 11, 2017 | 00:30

JCP has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. The company was upgraded on Friday, December 2 by Bank of America. BlackRock Inc. grew its position in shares of J. (NYSE: JCP ) closed at $2.75 a share in the latest session and the stock value rose nearly -66.91% since the beginning of this year. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $3.62 per share, for a total transaction of $181,000.00.

by | November 10, 2017 | 04:26

Following the flyby, when more is known about MU69, including whether it is more than one object, members of the New Horizons mission team will work with the International Astronomical Union ( IAU ) to select a formal name for it. Go to the website to see names now under consideration; site visitors can also vote for their favorites or nominate names they think should be added to the ballot.

by | November 10, 2017 | 03:29

As for his own habits, Mr Parker said he no longer used social media as it was "too much of a time sink". "I value presence. I value intimacy.' And I would say...'We'll get you eventually'". "And the problem is it becomes this race to the bottom of the brainstem, where if I go lower on the brainstem to get you, you know, using my product, I win".

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:59

However, there are indications that allies in Europe are struggling to meet the US halfway. "If you want to have a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation that is truly capable of protecting the democracies here, you have got to be able to work together, and one of the most fundamental points of that is at the point of borders, where you speed troops across if they are needed somewhere else in the alliance", he explained.

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:40

Vodafone said the initiative would deliver a "superior product at a lower cost" than relying on Openreach's infrastructure, as it does at present. The average broadband speed in the United Kingdom is just under 23Mbps. The partnership will help to bridge Britains fibre gap, bringing world-class Gigabit-capable FTTP connections to households, businesses and public sector sites such as schools, hospitals and GP surgeries, and delivering 50% of the UK Governments target of ‘full fibre to 10 ...

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:37

They added: 'She wasn't rude, but she wasn't sympathetic either'. One mum said that "flimsy curtains" were not enough to deter people spying on "little girls" trying on clothes, although another argued that "pervs" were just as likely to be female, adding that 'most changing rooms are monitored anyway'.

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:34

It has outperformed by 28.58% the S&P500. Geode Limited Liability Com holds 0% of its portfolio in AeroVironment, Inc. The portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock was -$2.41 a share in the trailing twelve months.

by | November 10, 2017 | 02:01

Inventories were mixed, as a build in crude oil inventories was offset by a robust draw in products which include gasoline, distillate and propane. USA supermajor ConocoPhillips said Wednesday its three-year spending plan was supported so long as WTI held above $50 per barrel.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:55

Gehlot has directed the DTC to hire 500 buses for the short-term, whereas DMRC has been asked to intake 300 buses, in order to tackle the rush after the odd-even is launched next week. He said, "Scientific management and disposal of paddy straw entails significant cost for the farmer and he naturally prefers the cheaper and easy solution of burning the crop residue".

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:33

One of the changes happening at Panera is that CEO Ron Shaich will be stepping down from his post as head of the chain at the end of the year to focus on larger ventures. The fact that news of Shaich's departure comes on the same day as the Au Bon Pain announcement is fitting. Ron Shaich is bringing Au Bon Pain back into the fold.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:15

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by | November 10, 2017 | 01:14

With Opel having lost around US$10 billion ($13 billion) and shed 30,000 jobs over the last 15 years, stemming the tide of red ink is one of management's more immediate tasks. Overall, Opel aims to reduce the number of platforms it uses for passenger cars from nine now to two by 2024, with the number of powertrains cut by ten to four.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:03

Even before the Brexit separation is sealed, United Kingdom growth is forecast to slow to 1.5% in 2017, with the prediction cut from a previous 1.8%. The pace is the quickest in a decade, and the European Commission said it anticipates continued growth of 2.1 percent next year and almost 2 percent in 2019.

by | November 10, 2017 | 01:00

A strong showing at Tata Motors Ltd.'s Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) unit and a significant improvement in the domestic business helped India's largest automaker post an nearly threefold increase in second-quarter profit. Loss before tax for H1FY18 was Rs733 crore against Rs571 crore for the corresponding period last year. Revenues were up 11.5 per cent to £6.3 billion with an increase in margin (EBIT) of 1 per cent to 5.2 per cent.

by | November 10, 2017 | 00:53

Shares of Walt Disney Company ( DIS ) opened at $101.18 on Thursday. The stock now shows its YTD ( Year to Date ) performance of -2.92 percent, whereas its Weekly performance stands at 2.17%. The Mouse House said that it had $1.07 in earnings per share (EPS) and $12.78 billion in revenue, versus consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters that called for $1.15 in EPS and $13.34 billion in revenue.

by | November 10, 2017 | 00:40

Henderson said the two fidget spinners referred to in the lab tests contained clear marking on their packaging saying they were appropriate for customers over the age of 14. On Target's website , the "Fidget Wild Premium Spinner Bass" is recommended for ages 14 and over, as well as, 6 and over. PIRG disputed the designation and claimed its representatives found the toxic fidget spinners in toy aisles at Target stores.

by | November 10, 2017 | 00:37

The company said the warning badges are created to identify health, discrimination and safety issues. They advise anyone considering visiting the properties to "perform additional research for information" when making travel plans. "These badges are meant to be informative, not punitive", TripAdvisor spokesperson said. "Hearsay" is the reason TripAdvisor gave dozens of travelers for not publishing their warnings of awful things that had happened to them or their loved ones at highly ...

by | November 09, 2017 | 10:57

Minister Thomas commended the ruling and for accepting the clear facts that the alternative accommodation sites for the refugees and non-refugees offer safe, reasonable and good quality accommodation, with access to basic services including medical and other necessities of life.

by | November 09, 2017 | 10:48

Swift got top honors with Song of the Year for " Better Man " which she pinned for Little Big Town . "We didn't write this", they teased onstage. Taylor sent us a song. I LOVE YOU @ littlebigtown and CMAs. Little Big Town additionally won the Vocal Duo of the Year award at the 2017 CMA Awards. After the award was announced, Swift posted a video from NY watching the award show, thanking Little Big Town and sharing the love.

by | November 09, 2017 | 10:43

Upon further inspection they found that the man had been keeping a 14-inch baby king python in his trousers. When questioned about the "considerable bulge" in his pants, the man told the officers he was carrying a snake. He was taken into police custody to sober up and the snake was kept in a box, AP reported. A police statement said it was unclear why the man was carrying the snake there, adding the reptile might belong to one of the man's relatives.

by | November 09, 2017 | 10:05

The RBNZ also projected a possible rise in interest rates for the second quarter of 2019, three months earlier than previously expected. It appears that some market participants were expecting a more dovish turn from the RBNZ; combined with some reduction in concern regarding the level of the (now lower) NZD and a short base from leveraged funds, this has sent NZD (and NZ rates) a little higher in immediate reaction .