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  • Gbenga Daniel: Nigeria more corrupt under the APC, says ex-governor 18 Oct 2017 18:32 Pulse Former governor of Ogun state, Otunba Gbenga Daniel says Nigeria has become more corrupt and divided under the All Progressives Congress (APC) led federal government. The former governor stated this at the declaration of intent to contest for the …
  • Pulse Opinion: Can nudity make or ruin an actor's career in Nollywood? 18 Oct 2017 18:31 Pulse Can the display of nudity in a film make or break a career? In Hollywood, there have been cases of celebrities, who used nudity to kick-start a career. For instance, Kim Kardashian. We have also seen actors who won an Academy Award despite baring it all …
  • Finance: If Trump is doing so horribly, why is the stock market doing so well? 18 Oct 2017 18:31 Pulse Donald Trump likes to take credit for new stock market highs, but that idea is being increasingly rejected by both Wall Street and investors. Business Insider spoke to three big money managers who provided a wide range of alternative reasons for the stock …
  • There's So Much Pain in Agriculture That Traders Are Leaving 18 Oct 2017 18:28 News Max The success of modern farmers has become the misery of traders at the world’s biggest agriculture merchants. Profits are shrinking as years of bumper harvests sap volatility and trading opportunities, forcing companies to tighten their belts. Trading …
  • Parental Controls 18 Oct 2017 18:23 Creative Loafing Charlotte My only child is 16 years old. He was curious about sex from a very young age and very open with me, so his interest in sexual matters gave me ample opportunity to talk with him about safety and consent. He went through a cross-dressing phase when he was …
  • Swiss 'tax spy' ready to confess in German trial: Lawyer 18 Oct 2017 18:22 Channel News Asia FRANKFURT AM MAIN: A Swiss man accused of spying on German officials who were hunting tax cheats signalled at the opening of his trial in Frankfurt on Wednesday (Oct 18) that he was ready to confess. Daniel Moser, 54, was arrested in the German business …
  • It’s Treatment Before Trial in Experimental Opioid Court 18 Oct 2017 18:22 KQED There’s about 10 feet between Judge Craig Hannah’s courtroom bench and the place where a defendant stands to be arraigned here in Buffalo City Court. But for 26-year-old Caitlyn Stein, it has been a long, arduous 10 feet. “This is your first day back! …
  • Aiming for Billions 18 Oct 2017 18:19 Inside Higher Ed It’s a popular time to try to raise a few billion dollars. Over the last few weeks, several public flagship research universities have announced multibillion-dollar fund-raising campaigns running into 2022. Another private research university said it is …
  • A Kayak for Credentials 18 Oct 2017 18:19 Inside Higher Ed One of the loudest complaints about higher education these days is that prospective students lack good information about the value of college credentials and, likewise, that employers too often are left in the dark about the knowledge and skills they can …
  • Cision: A Marketing And PR SaaS Company At The Forefront Of The Secular Shift To Earned Media And Big Data Analytics, Trading At A Large Discount To Peers 18 Oct 2017 18:18 Seeking Alpha Cision (CISN) is a high-quality SaaS business with predictable, recurring revenues, strong cash flows, and durable competitive advantages in a growing market. The company currently operates in a very attractive niche of the PR and marketing SaaS market …
  • Are companies using digital tech to their advantage? 18 Oct 2017 18:17 livemint.com Anshuman Bapna, chief product officer (new developments), MakeMyTrip. New Delhi: Few terms get thrown around in the tech industry as frequently as ‘digital’. Initially considered to be a fad by many, digital is now well recognized as a transformative …
  • Your Daily Pharma Scoop: AZN's Imfinzi SBLA; Ablynx U.S. IPO; Is Teva A Buy? 18 Oct 2017 18:17 Seeking Alpha This abridged "Daily Scoop" is published by Avisol Capital Partners, which runs the physician-managed Total Pharma Tracker healthcare investment research service on Seeking Alpha Marketplace. Analysis of top Seeking Alpha coverage: Teva Today we …
  • Antares Pharma: A Company To Keep An Eye On 18 Oct 2017 18:16 Seeking Alpha By Jennifer Chin. The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of Integer Investments. Antares Pharma Inc.’s (NASDAQ:ATRS) QuickShot Testosterone (XYOSTED) is awaiting Phase 3 …
  • The Vision Is Clear: Listen To Merck And Invest In Microcap KalVista Pharmaceuticals 18 Oct 2017 18:16 Seeking Alpha It’s been nearly a year since I last recommended a stock, which was Ignyta (NASDAQ:RXDX) when it had a market cap of ~$200M. Today it trades at a market cap over $800M. This has been the trend for a lot of biotech stocks as the sector and the overall …
  • If data is the new oil, is storage the new refinery? 18 Oct 2017 18:16 SiliconANGLE Just as oil propelled Standard Oil Co. Inc. to a position of dominant industrial power in the late 1800s, data is doing the same for a number of technology firms today. Half of consumer online spending in the U.S. is controlled by Amazon, a company that …
  • Will Eli Lilly’s mRNA Cancer Vaccine Investment Hit Paydirt? 18 Oct 2017 18:16 24/7 Wall St It is not unusual for big biotech and pharmaceutical companies to sign research and development pacts with smaller companies and smaller entities. These pacts often come with big price tags on the headlines, but the raw dollar amounts being touted are …
  • CFPB Issues Principles for Financial Data Sharing in a Data Driven World 18 Oct 2017 18:15 Crowdfundinsider October 18, 2017 @ 2:14 pm By JD Alois The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has published principles for data sharing and aggregation regarding individual consumers. As data become ubiquitous there is a looming concern about who owns or …
  • The Hottest Topic In Shipping 18 Oct 2017 18:13 Seeking Alpha Note: This article was originally published October 2nd on Value Investor's Edge, a Seeking Alpha subscription service. Overview An industry insider recently told me that this topic "seems to be all anyone can talk about at conferences here in …
  • IBM's Shareholder Risk Is As Big A Problem As Quarterly Revenue 18 Oct 2017 18:13 Seeking Alpha We are responsible to more than sixteen hundred stockholders — men, women and children — who are scattered over the civilized world. It is their money we are spending. Not mine, nor yours. It is the money, in many cases, belonging to widows and orphans; …
  • General Electric: How To Play The Dividend Cut Fear 18 Oct 2017 18:13 Seeking Alpha General Electric (GE) has infuriated many investors. Not only has the stock price dramatically underperformed the market, but analysts are hypothesizing the company may announce a cut to its big 4.1% dividend yield as early as this Friday (when GE …