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Home Prices in 20 U.S. Cities Climbed 5.1% in September

For month-over-month prices, the U.S. Index rose 0.4% in September before seasonal adjustment, while the 10-city and the 20-city index increased 0.1% from August to September. Twelve cities reported greater price increases in the year ended September 30 versus the year ending August 2016. Ralph McLaughlin, chief economist at Trulia , in fact, said that "crossing this threshold is largely symbolic".

(NYSE:HD) Analysts Recommendations and Insider Trading

Capital World Investors increased its stake in The Home Depot by 0.4% in the second quarter. In the last 27 earnings reports, the company has topped earnings-per-share estimates 0% percent of times. This represents a $2.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.13%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 29th. The Home Depot now operates in the USA, Canada, Chile, Puerto Rico, and Argentina.

Petition calls for new UK 5-pound bank note to be 'fat

Campaigners have started a petition to urge the Bank of England to remove animal fat from the new £5 note. "This is unacceptable to millions of vegans and vegetarians in the UK", Maw wrote in the online petition. The bank conducted a consultation on the switch to the notes in 2013, and there is even a website devoted to it: thenewfiver.co.uk. CNN cites a spokesperson for Innovia saying it would be a "fair assessment" that tallow is present in all of the notes made from its material ...

Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:CCE) Fixes Dividend Payout At $0.19

Having a tag price of $37,500, it can be directly bought for $30,000 thanks to the $7,500 federal tax credit. Coca-Cola has a 1-year low of $40.63 and a 1-year high of $47.13. Investors might also notice that three month ago the Buy recommendations (4) outnumbered Sell recommendations (0). They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 4.4%.

Local minimum wage workers rally in Fight for $15

McDonald's Corp restaurants in 340 cities are prime rally targets, while baggage handlers and cabin cleaners at Chicago's O'Hare and Boston's Logan global airports were to demonstrate in support of workers demanding starting pay of $15 per hour, organizers of the "Fight for $15" campaign said.

World's oldest living person celebrates 117th birthday in Italy

In an interview with La Stampa newspaper five years ago she said her fiance had died in World War One and that she had then been forced to marry a man she did not love. "We're all thinking Emma is eternal, because, despite everything, she always recovers", Dr. Carlo Bava said. You can give yourself the best chance for a long and healthy life by making sure you get at least 30 minutes of exercise per day (using both a combination of resistance training and cardio) and eating healthy food ...

Revelers cheer amid police at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Photo taken on November 24, 2016 shows the float of "China's Chengdu-Home of the Giant Panda" during the 90th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in Manhattan, New York, the United States . "There are so many police officers out here you can't help but feel safe", said Sarah Bender, who brought her two young sons to watch the parade.

Eurozone November PMIs Point to Fourth-Quarter GDP Acceleration

The ECB next meets on December 8 and economists polled by Reuters last week expect it to announce an extension to its 80 billion euros a month bond purchase programme that is now scheduled to end in March 2017. Output prices for services firms in the euro zone remained unchanged in November, only the second time in the past 14 months when companies did not resort to discounting to drum up new business.

What to know if you're traveling this Thanksgiving

The threat of terrorism may affect holiday travel to some destinations, particularly in Europe. There is no charge for vehicles exiting within 30 minutes of entry into the short-term or long-term lots. According to the travel website Orbitz (via Los Angeles Times ), Los Angeles International Airport is forecast to be the third busiest airport in the USA the week of Thanksgiving.

Chemical foam spilling from hangar at San Jose International Airport

A bobbing sea of foam that spills out of an airport hangar has a nearby street in Santa Clara, California . Emergency personnel on the scene told the San Francisco Chronicle and assembled onlookers that the foam was not unsafe, but only a mild skin irritant.

Obama to meet Australia, Canada leaders before return to US

During a vitriol-filled election campaign Trump frequently took a combative stance against China, blaming Beijing for "inventing" climate change and rigging the rules of trade. Speaking to business leaders at the APEC summit in Lima , Mr Key suggested the 12-nation deal may be saved by making some "cosmetic changes" to make it more acceptable to Mr Trump.

United Nations expert welcomes USA deal to resettle Australia's refugees

The number of asylum seekers travelling to Australia by boat rose sharply in 2012 and early 2013. He said the tough stance on boat arrivals undermined Australia's strong human rights record. "I would say that Australia would vehemently protest if its citizens were treated like this by other countries and especially if Australian children were treated like this by other countries", Crepeau said.

Analysts Advise About Amplify Snack Brands, Inc. (NYSE:BETR)

Amplify Snack Brands , Inc.is headquartered in Austin, Texas. They now have a Dollars 20 price target on the stock. This year company's Earnings per Share (EPS) growth is 4.60% and next year's estimated EPS growth is 4.44%. Average true range (ATR-14) of the company sets at 0.68, along with its weekly and monthly volatility of 5.18%, 3.53% respectively. Analysts also projected the Maximum, Minimum and Mean Earnings per share Estimate for Next Quarter.

New York mayor warns Trump he will 'protect' immigrants

Trump has vowed to deport or incarcerate as many as three million undocumented immigrants with criminal records. It was, after all, de Blasio - the liberal mayor of New York City - who had described Trump during the campaign as a uniquely unqualified and risky candidate for president.

Subaru VIZIV-7 SUV Concept revealed in LA

As it is just a concept, Subaru did not supply specifications as to engine size or other information about the VIZIV-7. We don't know anything in terms of specifications or powertrains, but Subaru has said the concept will serve as a preview of the three-row design that will be used for a large SUV for the United States early in 2018.

State workers rally against contract impasse

Trump lost IL but he performed better than Mitt Romney in conservative-leaning districts where Republicans defeated four Democratic state House incumbents. Brittany Adams, 29, of Chicago, works as a case worker for the Illinois Department of Human Services. This means state taxpayers will continue subsidizing 60 percent of an AFSCME employee's health care, at $11,600 per worker annually - still a significant amount by any standard.

US stocks gain following Trump victory; bond prices tumble

As of 9:40 a.m. ET, the broad-based S&P 500 index was down 0.5 percent after looking to trend down 1.6 percent an hour before trading started as investors tried to digest the election outcome and its implications. S&P futures fell 3.1 percent to 2,070.10. "The shock may be overplayed and the likely impact on the Federal Reserve's December meeting at which it would probably now be unlikely to raise interest rates may over time help stocks recover the likely short-term losses".

No question of rolling back demonetisation: Arun Jaitley

The Minister urged the political parties and states to support the move as it will boost country's economy. "And we will stand firm", he said. Jaitley questioned the "vested interest" of Congress party in opposing government's effort to root out black money.

Valeant defrauded in secret Philidor kickback scheme, USA says

They are accused of being involved in a multimillion-dollar fraud and kickback scheme. The charges, brought by the U.S. Attorney Office for the Southern District of NY, were described in a complaint outlined at a press conference in NY Thursday.

Local Operation Christmas Child aims to help kids around the world

This year, Ackerman and surrounding cities residents hope to contribute more than 45,000 shoebox gifts toward the 2016 global goal of reaching 12 million children. " Operation Christmas Child ", the musical written by Kathie Hill, will be presented by King's Kids on December 4 at 4 p.m.at High Street Community Church, 9517 Route 322, Conneaut Lake.

Obama Administration Rolls Out Series Of New Clean Energy Initiatives

Gordon Johnson with Axiom Capital , who has over the years been known for the most part as a bear on the solar energy stocks, this evening distributed a note to clients in which he unravels a rare, recent Buy rating on several names, cutting JA Solar (JASO), Trina Solar (TSL), GCL-Poly Energy (GCL) and Yingli Green Energy (YGE), among others, to Sell, in large part because the sudden election of Donald Trump to the US presidency last week threatens to raise the status of fossil fuels ...

A look at Trump's immigration plans by the numbers

But others say they expect Trump to stick to his script. US President-elect Donald Trump announced that immediately upon taking office, he will either deport or send to jail two to three million undocumented immigrants with criminal backgrounds.

Dow climbs again as Trump effect continues

Investors in part were buoyed by favorable economic data after the Commerce Department reported retail sales posted a healthy 0.8 percent increase in October. U.S. stocks fluctuated, after the SandP 500 Index posted its best week since 2014, as investors assessed equity valuations amid a fixed-income rout that has sent Treasury yields surging to the highest since January.

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (TEVA) Issues Q4 Earnings Guidance

Sell side analysts that regularly cover the stock have provided price targets and recommendations on Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE: TEVA ). Teva Pharmaceutical Industries's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 77.85%. The total 0 shares were bought and sold throughout the most recent trading session less than average volume of 942.51 thousand shares.

The jaw-dropping numbers behind China's Singles Day

Alibaba is hoping to boost sales from China's biggest annual online-shopping event-Singles' Day-with what it claims is the world's first virtual-reality shopping experience. Besides selling on Tmall, many United States brands and retailers work with Chinese shopping recommendation sites to promote products on Singles' Day .

Mexico stuns US with 2-1 win in World Cup qualifier

That's just one away from the great Jared Borgetti for the most in Mexican National Team history. The hex is a six-team double round-robin competition that serves as the final round of World Cup qualifying for teams in CONCACAF (the confederation that includes North America, Central America, and the Caribbean).

Opec's planned cuts in doubt as record output hits oil prices

The experts of the organization expect this indicator in 2016 to decline by 0.78 mln barrels to 56.2 mln barrels. Baghdad, which has questioned the accuracy of the secondary-source numbers, told OPEC its October output was steady at 4.77 million bpd - 210,000 million bpd more than the secondary sources estimate.

Amid Email Focus, Obama Says He Has 'Absolute Confidence' In Clinton's Integrity

In fact, if Clinton simply holds the states where she's now ahead, she gets the keys to the White House. Hillary Clinton has regained a slight edge over Donald Trump in two of the latest election polls. "And that means that when I said the fate of the republic rests on you, I wasn't joking". FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - President Barack Obama likes to say that historians, not he, will evaluate his legacy with the perspective only hindsight can provide.

DHS 'very concerned' about Election Day confusion from a cyber breach

Homeland Security officials are warning that Islamic terrorists may be planning attacks just before or on Election Day. The hack of the DNC was blamed on Russian Federation by cybersecurity experts and US officials the moment it was publicly disclosed in June.

Samsung profits plunge 30% amid Galaxy Note 7 recall

The number one telephone manufacturer in the world showed worry for the future during an extraordinary meeting of its stockholders and investors. This generational change in a banner enterprise of South Korea presents a complex panorama, considered economists.