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  • The $100,000 stocks that Kanye West bought Kim Kardashian for Christmas are up by 40% (DE000A1EWW, US02313510)
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    Business Insider

    The $100,000 stocks that Kanye West bought Kim Kardashian for Christmas are up by 40% (DE000A1EWW, US02313510)

    Kim Kardashian West might have a future on Wall Street. The reality TV star was gifted shares in five major companies for Christmas last year by her husband Kanye West. The stocks have since soared 40% on average, according to data from Markets Insider.

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    Benzinga

    Morgan Stanley Says Intel 'Oversold' Its Technology, Raises AMD Price Target 150%

    Morgan Stanley's Joseph Moore maintained an Underweight rating on AMD with a price target lifted from $11 to $28. Intel argued over the past few years that its process leadership would translate into a sustainable performance advantage across multiple markets, Moore said in a Tuesday note. Intel's ongoing delays in its 10 nm processors are now looking more disruptive for the company than previously assumed, as it is impacting existing roadmaps, Moore said.

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    TheStreet.com

    Tilray Shares Are Going Absolutely Haywire -- Here's Why

    It may end badly, but for nimble traders in Tilray the good times are likely to continue flowing as the hype on the company's prospects reach fever pitch levels. Clearly, investors have bought into Tilray's pitch hook, line and sinker. "This industry [cannabis] is disrupting the pharmaceutical industry, cannabis is a threat to prescription based painkillers primarily opiods," explained Kennedy in an interview with TheStreet on the day of its July IPO.

  • Microsoft Increases Its Dividend -- What You Need to Know
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    Motley Fool

    Microsoft Increases Its Dividend -- What You Need to Know

    As expected, software giant Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced a dividend increase this week. While Microsoft's fairly low dividend yield means the stock might often get overlooked as a dividend stock, another meaningful annual dividend increase in the books makes the stock a bit more enticing as an investment for generating income. In line with the company's practice of announcing a dividend increase on the third Tuesday of every September, management declared the 9.5% dividend hike after market close on Tuesday, Sept. 18.

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    Benzinga

    Juniper Networks Powered By Several Growth Drivers, Nomura Instinet Says In Upgrade

    Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE: JNPR) should benefit from increased webscale spending and data center market share, Nomura Instinet said in a Wednesday rating upgrade.  The Analyst Nomura Instinet analyst Jeffrey Kvaal upgraded Juniper Networks from Neutral

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    CNBC

    Jack Ma: Alibaba is no longer planning to create 1 million US jobs

    Jack Ma, founder of Chinese retail giant Alibaba, has recanted his promise to Donald Trump to create 1 million U.S. jobs. Experts have said that Ma's vow to create 1 million jobs linked to merchants selling their goods on the company's platform within five years was lofty to begin with. Jack Ma, founder and chairman of Chinese retail giant Alibaba BABA , says the company no longer plans to create 1 million jobs in the United States in the wake of the ongoing trade conflict between the U.S. and China.

  • AT&T Isn’t Distressed about the DOJ’s Appeal of Time Warner Deal
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    Market Realist

    AT&T Isn’t Distressed about the DOJ’s Appeal of Time Warner Deal

    The United States Department of Justice (or DOJ) has appealed Judge Richard Leon’s decision to allow AT&T’s (T) $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner, raising the possibility that the deal could be blocked. The appeal came after the companies closed the merger deal on June 14 after winning a six-week court trial. The DOJ had objected to the deal on the grounds that it would hurt consumers with higher costs and reduced competition in the pay-TV space.

  • 2 Utility Stocks to Buy and 1 to Avoid
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    Motley Fool

    2 Utility Stocks to Buy and 1 to Avoid

    Investing in utilities is usually a pretty boring affair, with the main attraction normally being a reliable quarterly dividend payment. Recent events at SCANA Corporation (NYSE: SCG), however, have been anything but boring. Dominion Energy could be the company's savior, but not if the government gets in the way.

  • Amazon Said to Plan as Many as 3,000 Cashierless Stores by 2021
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    Bloomberg Video

    Amazon Said to Plan as Many as 3,000 Cashierless Stores by 2021

    Sep.19 -- Amazon.com Inc. is considering a plan to open as many as 3,000 new AmazonGo cashierless stores in the next few years, according to people familiar with matter. Bloomberg's Spencer Soper reports on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."

  • New Strong Sell Stocks for September 19th
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    Zacks

    New Strong Sell Stocks for September 19th

    Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) List today:AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. AMN is a provider of healthcare workforce solutions and staffing services. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings has been revised

  • Can CenturyLink's Dividend Even Survive?
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    Motley Fool

    Can CenturyLink's Dividend Even Survive?

    It's easy to see why so many investors are bearish on Telecom giant CenturyLink Inc. (NYSE: CTL). Its legacy business is expected to continue shrinking, and it has paid out more in dividends than it has earned in profits for years. Oh, and there's even

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    TheStreet.com

    How This Crazy Stock Market Is 'Pushing the Envelope'

    Two of the major equity indices are really "pushing it," surging up toward resistance levels. All of the major equity indices closed higher Tuesday with positive internals and on higher trading volumes and at the upper end of their intraday ranges. No support/resistance levels were violated, although the S&P 500 (see below) and Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at their respective resistance levels.

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    Reuters

    Coding platform GitLab enters unicorn club after raising $100 million

    The funding round was led by Iconiq Capital, the Silicon Valley fund that is an investment vehicle for the founders of Facebook Inc, LinkedIn and Twitter Inc, GitLab said on Wednesday. "This should probably be the last one before the company's IPO on November 18, 2020," GitLab co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Sytse Sijbrandij said about the funding, which is five times more than what the company raised in its previous round last October. The company competes with rival GitHub, which was acquired by Microsoft Corp in a $7.5 billion deal earlier this year.

  • JPMorgan Enhances Shareholder Wealth with 43% Dividend Hike
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    Market Realist

    JPMorgan Enhances Shareholder Wealth with 43% Dividend Hike

    As part of its capital return plan, JPMorgan Chase (JPM), the largest US bank, has declared a massive 43% rise in its quarterly cash dividend. The bank will pay the dividend on October 31 to shareholders of record as of October 5. Based on yesterday’s closing price of $114.30 per share, the dividend yield is 2.8%, which is the second-highest among the top five US banks based on market capitalization.

  • United updates boarding process, Alibaba expands cloud partnership, Verizon denies accusations
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    Yahoo Finance Video

    United updates boarding process, Alibaba expands cloud partnership, Verizon denies accusations

    United Airlines, Alibaba, Verizon, Amazon and Microsoft are the companies to watch.

  • Sears Holdings: The Pension Is Not the Problem
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    Motley Fool

    Sears Holdings: The Pension Is Not the Problem

    Last Thursday, Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) released another dreadful quarterly earnings report. Sears' net loss more than doubled to $508 million, while adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA) fell to -$112 million from -$66 million a year earlier. Sadly, the poor results may not have been the most disturbing news out of Sears Holdings last week.

  • North Korea Agrees to Permanently Dismantle Nuclear Complex If U.S. Takes Corresponding Steps
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    Time

    North Korea Agrees to Permanently Dismantle Nuclear Complex If U.S. Takes Corresponding Steps

    The Korean leaders also said the North would dismantle a missile engine test site and launch pad in the presence of outside inspectors, and would seek to host the 2032 Summer Olympics together. Moon also said Kim would try to visit Seoul sometime this year. Washington wants North Korea to outline the entirety of its nuclear program, and its response to Wednesday’s joint statement from the Koreas remains to be seen.

  • Lockheed Martin makes offers to 800 people at latest Fort Worth hiring event
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    American City Business Journals

    Lockheed Martin makes offers to 800 people at latest Fort Worth hiring event

    Lockheed Martin offered letters of intent to 800 people on Monday to work at its Fort Worth factory, according to a company spokesperson. For almost two years, Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has been hosting job fairs to add to its workforce at the Fort Worth facility where the F-35 is manufactured. Since Lockheed Martin is a defense contractor that does a significant amount of work for the U.S. military, the potential employees must pass background checks before they can go to work.

  • SLB, HAL, BHGE, and FTI: Four Oilfield Services Giants
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    Market Realist

    SLB, HAL, BHGE, and FTI: Four Oilfield Services Giants

    SLB, HAL, BHGE, and FTI: Comparing Four Oilfield Services Giants (Continued from Prior Part) Upside potential Based on median target prices from analysts surveyed by Reuters, Schlumberger (SLB), Halliburton (HAL), Baker Hughes (BHGE), and TechnipFMC

  • iPhone XS and XS Max review: Apple has made the most desirable phones ever – but something else is coming
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    The Independent

    iPhone XS and XS Max review: Apple has made the most desirable phones ever – but something else is coming

    Apple would have you think so. Last year, it described the iPhone X as the future because of its edge-to-edge display and ground-breaking Face ID that replaced the conventional fingerprint sensor: just glance at the screen and it'll unlock, but only when it recognises your unique, lovely face. This system replaced the conventional fingerprint sensor.

  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus Joins Over 200 High School Alumnae in Signing Letter Supporting Ford and Her Kavanaugh Allegations
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    Time

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus Joins Over 200 High School Alumnae in Signing Letter Supporting Ford and Her Kavanaugh Allegations

    More than 200 women who attended Christine Blasey Ford’s high school, including actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus, have signed a letter saying they believe the California professor’s allegations that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her. Louis-Dreyfus tweeted Monday afternoon that she added her name to the letter, which was signed by alumnae of Holton-Arms, an all-girls college-prep school in Bethesda, Md. Louis-Dreyfus said she graduated from the private school in 1979. “We believe Dr. Blasey Ford and are grateful that she came forward to tell her story,” the letter reads.

  • How Oracle Performed in the Latest Quarter
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    Market Realist

    How Oracle Performed in the Latest Quarter

    The Latest Tech Sector News: Apple, Netflix, Amazon, and Twitter (Continued from Prior Part) Oracle beat earnings estimates but missed revenue projections Enterprise Software giant Oracle (ORCL) announced its fiscal 2019 first-quarter results on Monday

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    Benzinga

    Needham: Google Private Cloud Reports Create Nutanix Buying Opportunity

    Nutanix Inc (NASDAQ: NTNX) stock jumped Tuesday after selling off by 12 percent Monday following media reports of a major new competitor in the private cloud market. What Happened The Information reported that Alphabet, Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ:

  • Red Hat Inc (NYSE:RHT): Exploring Free Cash Flows
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    Simply Wall St.

    Red Hat Inc (NYSE:RHT): Exploring Free Cash Flows

    Red Hat Inc (NYSE:RHT) shareholders, and potential investors, need to understand how much cash the business makes from its core operational activities, as well as how much is invested back into the business. What is Red Hat’s cash yield? Free cash flow (FCF) is the amount of cash Red Hat has left after it pays off its expenses, including its net capital expenditures, which is what the company needs to spend each year to maintain or grow its business operations.

  • This High-Yield Stock Is Working Hard to Cash In on the Fast-Growing Permian Basin
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    Motley Fool

    This High-Yield Stock Is Working Hard to Cash In on the Fast-Growing Permian Basin

    Oil and gas production in the Permian Basin is up more than 50% since December 2016. Among them is that there isn't enough pipeline capacity to move all that oil and gas out of the region. Because of that, pipeline companies are building new infrastructure as fast as they can.