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Nikki Bella wrestles with guilt after dumping John Cena: 'I've ruined everyone's fairy tale'

During the season finale of Total Bellas, viewers saw how Nikki Bella struggle with guilt after breaking up with John Cena just weeks before their wedding. The reason Bella gave for the break-up was that she needed time to work on herself.

While fighting back tears, Bella said, "It's like you don't want to let your fans down, and everyone's fairy tale was John and I getting married, like, Superman and Wonder Woman finally found each other and this is everyone's happily ever after."

While Bella felt bad about disappointing her fans, she felt even worse about disappointing Cena. But Bella admitted, "John deserves so much more than what I'm giving him right now."

while it appears to be the end of the road for John and Nikki, the former Diva of the Year left the door open for a rematch with John in the wedding ring. She said, "When I heal myself and figure out what's wrong with me, like, he will be there, and if he's not, then it wasn't meant to be."

  • Is Parker-Hannifin Corporation (PH) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?
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    Is Parker-Hannifin Corporation (PH) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?

    Our research has shown that hedge funds' small-cap stock picks managed to beat the market by double digits annually between 1999 and 2016, but the margin of outperformance has been declining in recent years. Nevertheless, we were still able to identify in advance a select group of hedge fund holdings that outperformed the market by 18 percentage points since May 2014 through December 3, 2018 (see the details here). We were also able to identify in advance a select group of hedge fund holdings that underperformed the market by 10 percentage points annually between 2006 and 2017.

  • See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about MBIA Inc.
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    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about MBIA Inc.

    NYSE:MBI Score: Negative (16) 1 day at current score. Downgraded from Neutral on December 14th 2018 Summary This company ranked negatively compared to the Financials sector despite 2 positive IHS Markit Categories Perception of the company's creditworthiness is positive ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows Bearish sentiment is high and has been increasing Economic output for the sector is expanding but at a slower rate Short interest | Negative Short interest is high for MBI with between 15 and 20% of shares on loan. This means that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are currently targeting MBI.

  • AT&T’s Dividend Yield Inches Toward 7%
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    AT&T’s Dividend Yield Inches Toward 7%

    The dividend is a big reason why investors are drawn to AT&T. One way to get a sense of whether the stock is cheap or expensive -- albeit a very imperfect one that ignores earnings, cash flow, and the balance sheet -- is to look at where the yield is relative to historical values. Each time the dividend yield shot above 6% in the past, a rally followed. It's also useful to compare AT&T's dividend yield to that of Verizon Communications, the other giant U.S. wireless company.

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    Toll Brothers inks deal to build apartments near FIU

    The student housing division of national homebuilder Toll Brothers has formed a partnership to build an apartment project near Florida International University in Sweetwater. It paid $19 million for the site from seller Collegiate City II. Toll Brothers is building the project in partnership with Global City, RER Ventures and Podium Development, which were all members of Collegiate City II. The project would have 293 units with 1,086 beds. The project would also have some retail space, but the exact amount hasn’t been determined, said Brian Pearl, a principal with Global City Development.

  • Dow drops almost 500: 3 buys
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    Dow drops almost 500: 3 buys

    The "Fast Money" traders give you 3 names to buy after an almost 500 point drop in the Dow.

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    Inflation Is Fading, so the Fed Will Raise Interest Rates Just 1 More Time

    Inflation is fading, which won’t deter the Federal Reserve from raising interest rates at its policy meeting on Dec. 18 and 19. If price pressures continue to be contained in 2019, however, the Federal Open Market Committee is likely to keep policy on hold next year, even with unemployment remaining at its lowest level in nearly two generations. This column suggested back in October that the uptick in inflation was topping out.

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    17-year-old Walmart employee quits over store intercom: 'Nobody should work here, ever'

    On December 6th, 17-year old Jackson Racicot posted a video titled, "How I quit my job today," on Facebook. The teen quit his job at the Walmart Grande Prairie Supercentre in Alberta, Canada , by reading a prepared speech into a store-wide intercom system, Insider reports . During his remarks, Racicot noted that he has been working for Walmart for over a year and a half, and calls out his assistant manager for insulting him.

  • DowDuPont (DWDP) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know
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    DowDuPont (DWDP) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know

    Heading into today, shares of the specialty chemicals maker had lost 6.26% over the past month, lagging the Basic Materials sector's loss of 4.53% and the S&P 500's loss of 2.56% in that time. DWDP will be looking to display strength as it nears its next earnings release, which is expected to be February 7, 2019. In that report, analysts expect DWDP to post earnings of $0.89 per share.

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    Aurora Stock Needs This One Thing Before It’s a Strong Buy

    Canada’s cannabis leader is currently Aurora Cannabis (NYSE:ACB). This is a well established and rapidly growing cannabis company. Namely, alcoholic beverage giant Constellation Brands (NYSE:STZ) and Marlboro cigarette maker Altria (NYSE:MO) have both made billion dollar investments into Canadian cannabis companies Canopy Growth (NYSE:CGC) and Cronos (NASDAQ:CRON), respectively.

  • KFC's plan to have your house smelling like fried chicken for the holidays
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    KFC's plan to have your house smelling like fried chicken for the holidays

    There's no place like home for the holidays — especially if home smells like Kentucky Fried Chicken. The log is imbued with the scent of KFC's secret 11 herbs and spices, and it burns with the "unmistakable, mouth-watering aroma of Colonel Sanders' secret recipe," according to the webpage KFC made for the firelog. “At KFC, we have always been proud of our role in bringing loved ones together at the dinner table around a bucket of our world-famous fried chicken,” Andrea Zahumensky, KFC U.S. chief marketing officer, said in a news release. “Now, this winter we’re bringing all the things we love — family, friends and fried chicken — together around the fire with our scented firelog.” A five-pound log is available at kfcfirelogs.com for $18.99, with a limit of one per customer.

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    ROKU Stock Is Getting Too Cheap to Ignore

    Among a wave of disappointing initial public offerings, ROKU stock stood out not only for the company’s relevant business but also for its sheer performance. The ROKU stock price amassed a rip-roaring 28% gain from the time I disclosed my cautionary take. The October selloff damaged most publicly-traded companies, but it severely impacted the stock price.

  • Micron earnings: Hunkering down for the winter with hopes of a summer turnaround
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    Micron earnings: Hunkering down for the winter with hopes of a summer turnaround

    What to expect Earnings: Of the 29 analysts surveyed by FactSet, Micron on average is expected to post adjusted earnings of $2.94 a share, down from $3.13 a share expected at the beginning of the quarter, prior to Micron forecasting $2.88 to $3.02 a share. In November, Micron said it expects earnings to come in above the range’s $2.95 midpoint. Estimize, a software platform that uses crowdsourcing from hedge-fund executives, brokerages, buy-side analysts and others, calls for earnings of $3.03 a share.

  • 40-year veteran of Wall Street with an knack for market timing calls a bottom in stocks
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    40-year veteran of Wall Street with an knack for market timing calls a bottom in stocks

    The stock market has reached a bottom following a tumultuous 10 weeks that's seen the S&P 500 in and out of correction territory, Raymond James' Jeff Saut says. The U.S. economy is not going to slow as much as expected and earnings will be strong next quarter, he adds. The stock market has reached a bottom following a tumultuous 10 weeks that's seen the S&P 500 in and out of correction territory, longtime strategist Jeff Saut told CNBC on Thursday.

  • Why XPO Logistics, Wheaton Precious Metals, and Sealed Air Jumped Today
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    Why XPO Logistics, Wheaton Precious Metals, and Sealed Air Jumped Today

    But several individual stocks bucked the broader negative trend, including XPO Logistics (NYSE: XPO), Wheaton Precious Metals (NYSE: WPM), and Sealed Air (NYSE: SEE). Read on to learn why. XPO stands its ground Shares of XPO Logistics popped 15.8%, rebounding from a nearly 30% decline earlier this week caused by the company's reduced guidance and a scathing short-seller's report.

  • Cramer Remix: Adobe and Costco are broken stocks, not bro...
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    Cramer Remix: Adobe and Costco are broken stocks, not bro...

    Jim Cramer explains why he thinks Adobe and Costco are ripe for a rebound.

  • Why Shopify Stock Dropped Today
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    Why Shopify Stock Dropped Today

    What happened Shares of Shopify (NYSE: SHOP) plunged 12.9% today after the e-commerce platform leader announced a dilutive secondary stock offering. More specifically, this morning Shopify priced an offering of 2.6 million Class A shares of stock -- or about 2.8% of Shopify's current float -- at $154 per share, or a roughly 4.4% discount from yesterday's closing price of just over $161. So what Shopify expects to bring in gross proceeds from the offering of roughly $400.4 million, before costs and underwriting discounts, and says it will use the cash to "strengthen its balance sheet, providing flexibility to fund its growth strategies."

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    Dow Drops 400 Points Because the Market’s Worst Fear Could Be Coming True

    U.S. stocks traded sharply lower on Friday after the economies of Europe and China began to flash warning signs. Disappointing economic data in China and Europe have added to fears about a growing slowdown and helped sink the market today. The S&P 500 has fallen 1.4% to 2,613.92, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average has dropped 416.52 points, or 1.7%, to 24,180.86, and the Nasdaq Composite has declined 1.2% to 6,985.83.

  • CVS defends settlement that allowed Aetna merger as judge assesses
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    CVS defends settlement that allowed Aetna merger as judge assesses

    CVS Health Corp (CVS.N) defended on Friday an agreement with the U.S. Justice Department which allowed it to purchase health insurer Aetna for $69 billion, a settlement that a federal judge is still assessing. The Justice Department approved the merger of CVS, a U.S. pharmacy chain and benefits manager, and Aetna in October on condition that Aetna sell its Medicare prescription drug plan business to WellCare Health Plans Inc (WCG.N). Now, the Justice Department and companies have found themselves in the unusual position of defending their antitrust settlement to a skeptical federal judge.

  • Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM)
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    Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Williams-Sonoma, Inc. (WSM)

    Just follow the big players within the hedge fund industry. Why should you do so? Let’s take a brief look at what statistics have to say about hedge funds’ stock picking abilities to illustrate. Conversely, hedge funds’ 30 preferred S&P 500 stocks (as of June 2014) generated a return of 15.1% during the same 12-month period, with 53% of these stock picks outperforming the broader market benchmark.

  • This Oil Stock Is Rewarding Its Investors With a $2 Billion Payday
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    This Oil Stock Is Rewarding Its Investors With a $2 Billion Payday

    Aside from oil price volatility, one of the biggest storylines in the oil patch this year has been the amount of money oil companies have returned to their investors through dividends and share buybacks. The latest one comes from Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE: PXD), which is planning to repurchase $2 billion of its stock. Pioneer Natural Resources joined the initial wave of oil companies enhancing their capital return plans earlier in the year when it authorized a $100 million share repurchase program and a 300% dividend increase.

  • Costco stock set for worst one-day decline in 10 years after sales miss, but analysts are unfazed
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    Costco stock set for worst one-day decline in 10 years after sales miss, but analysts are unfazed

    The company said fulfillment costs are also pressuring core gross margin, and we believe price investments continue to be a headwind,” Astrachan wrote in a note. Going forward, “we anticipate the company will continue to invest in price and digital/e-commerce to further reinforce its value proposition, which we view as key to sustaining favorable comp and traffic trends and continued outperformance relative to peers,” said the note. Read now: Online retail sales on Thanksgiving day jump 28% from last year Also: Blue Apron’s Costco pilot coming to a halt indefinitely BMO Capital Markets analyst Kelly Bania said Costco is being disciplined on cost and succeeding in driving customer loyalty.

  • Is Ladder Capital (LADR) Outperforming Other Finance Stocks This Year?
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    Is Ladder Capital (LADR) Outperforming Other Finance Stocks This Year?

    The Finance group has plenty of great stocks, but investors should always be looking for companies that are outperforming their peers. Has Ladder Capital (LADR) been one of those stocks this year? A quick glance at the company's year-to-date performance in comparison to the rest of the Finance sector should help us answer this question.

  • CenturyLink (CTL) Gains As Market Dips: What You Should Know
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    CenturyLink (CTL) Gains As Market Dips: What You Should Know

    Looking at the full year, our Zacks Consensus Estimates suggest analysts are expecting earnings of $1.13 per share and revenue of $23.46 billion. These totals would mark changes of -23.13% and +32.85%, respectively, from last year. Any recent changes to analyst estimates for CTL should also be noted by investors.

  • Why Costco Shares Got Crushed Today
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    Why Costco Shares Got Crushed Today

    What happened Shares of Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ: COST) were tumbling today after the warehouse retailer delivered a first-quarter earnings report that sparked questions about the long-term direction of the business as margins compressed in the quarter and operating income was down slightly. As a result, Costco stock was down 7.9% as of 12:30 p.m. EST on Friday.

  • Hedge Fund Sentiment Is Stagnant On Entegris Inc (ENTG)
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    Hedge Fund Sentiment Is Stagnant On Entegris Inc (ENTG)

    At the end of this article we will also compare ENTG to other stocks including Intelsat S.A. (NYSE:I), Lancaster Colony Corporation (NASDAQ:LANC), and Valvoline Inc. NYSE:VVV) to get a better sense of its popularity. If you'd ask most shareholders, hedge funds are perceived as worthless, old investment vehicles of the past.