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4 Best Marijuana ETFs for Conservative Portfolios

10m investorplace
Investors are clamoring for ways to get in on a popular, but risky, marijuana investing craze. Despite the reality that pot is illegal under federal law, many states have legalized the substance and plenty of marijuana ETFs have cropped up as a result.
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Tuesday’s Vital Data: General Electric Company, Snap and Amarin

3h investorplace
U.S. stock futures are trading broadly higher this morning. Wall Street has once again pushed trade-war fears to the back burner in favor of U.S. economic data. Today, we get reports on July home prices and September consumer confidence.
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Barrick Gold, Blackstone, Chesapeake Energy, Dollar Tree, Intel, Qualcomm, Sirius XM, TI, Vale and More

4h 247wallst
Stocks have hit all-time highs, and Monday’s losses were followed with what looked to be a positive open on Tuesday for the major equity indexes. The markets are dealing with trade tariffs and with the Federal Reserve meeting this week. Many investors also have seen lower upside from buying on market pullbacks than in prior years. Now the investing community has to consider how to position their investments for the rest of 2018 and as 2019 approaches.
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Fed Set to Raise Rates Again: Top 5 Winners

3h zacks
The Federal Reserve meeting today will be watched closely to see what the central bank does now and what it says about the future path of rates. The Federal Open Market Committee members are presently sounding hawkish, with policy makers being widely expected to hike rates by 25 basis points at the meeting and signal at a more aggressive path of increases.
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Bet Against Tilray As The Stock Heads Sharply Lower

35m seekingalpha
Expect breathtaking rallies that will fail to hold as the stock makes its way lower, to $50-$60.
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'I Am Out' As Fear Of GE Hurtling To $6 Bubbles Up

1h seekingalpha
I have little to add to the debate on whether General Electric (GE) is overvalued or undervalued on the stock exchange because it is very possible, just as the bulls argue, that investors with a long-term view could enjoy a great run if they have acquired its shares in the low teens.
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UPDATE 1-France's EDF halts GE turbine at Bouchain, following U.S. shutdowns

1h reuters
NEW YORK/PARIS (Reuters) - French power utility Electricite de France SA said on Tuesday it has shut down a General Electric Co turbine at its Bouchain power plant for one month due to a turbine blade issue that has shut down similar plants in the United States.
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Are M&As Helping U.S. Markets Amid Trade War Fears?

3h zacks
On Sep 24, U.S. markets felt the impact of a deal-making spree that saw a spate of big-ticket mergers and acquisitions. The biggest of them certainly was Comcast Corporation’s (CMCSA - Free Report) $38.8 billion acquisition of British broadcaster Sky plc (SKYAY - Free Report) , beating U.S. rival Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA - Free Report) . Moreover, Sirius XM Holdings, Inc. (SIRI - Free Report) also agreed to buy Pandora Media, Inc.
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Crown Place VCT PLC: Annual Financial Report

48m globenewswire
As required by the UK Listing Authority's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules 4.1 and 6.3, Crown Place VCT PLC today makes public its information relating to the Annual Report and Financial Statements for the year ended 30 June 2018.
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Here's Why Wabtec (WAB) is a Must Add to Your Portfolio

1h zacks
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation, which operates as Wabtec Corporation (WAB - Free Report) , is performing impressively at the moment. Also, we are optimistic on the company’s prospects and believe that the time is right for you to add the stock to portfolio as it looks promising and is poised to carry the momentum ahead.
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Here Are 27 'Safer' Dividend Consumer Defensive WallStars For September 2019

1h seekingalpha
27 of 62 WallStar Consumer Defensive stocks were tagged "safer" because they showed positive annual returns, and free cash flow yields greater than their dividend yields.
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3 Big Stock Charts for Tuesday: IHS Markit, Prologis and Macy’s

3h investorplace
It could have been worse. Though the S&P 500 ended the day at 2,919.37 on Monday, down 0.35%, at one point in the middle of the session the index was off by as much as 0.58%.
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France's EDF halts GE turbine at Bouchain, following U.S. shutdowns

1h reuters
NEW YORK/PARIS, Sept 25 (Reuters) - French power utility Electricite de France SA said on Tuesday it has shut down a General Electric Co turbine at its Bouchain power plant for one month due to a turbine blade issue that has shut down similar plants in the United States.
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Embassy Office Parks REIT to use ₹4,200 crore from proceeds to repay debt

1h livemint
Bengaluru: Embassy Office Parks real estate investment trust (REIT) plans to mop up ₹5,250 crore through a public offering and will use around ₹4,200 crore of the net proceeds to repay debt.
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Stock Market News For Sep 25, 2018

2h zacks
Markets ended sharply lower on Monday as a fresh round of U.S.-China tariffs came to effect, dampening last week’s hopes of talks between the two counties. Moreover, investors were also closely watching the Fed’s two-day monetary policy meeting, which ends Wednesday and is likely to result in another interest-rate hike. Also, news emerged that U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein was about to quit.
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Michael Kors (KORS) Acquires Luxury Italian Brand Versace

2h zacks
Michael Kors Holdings Limited (KORS - Free Report) has been trying all means to diversify portfolio, tap international markets and counter competition from online retailers, discount outlets and fast-fashion stores. In its bid to reinforce position in the luxury fashion space, this London-based company has entered into a deal to acquire the iconic Italian fashion brand, Versace. Last year, the branded fashion company successfully acquired luxury-footwear brand, Jimmy Choo.
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GlaxoSmithKline : HIV, Shingrix Sales To Drive Cash Flows Forward

10m seekingalpha
Glaxo needs to keep cash flows elevated to develop the next phase of drugs as well as pay for the dividend.
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Michael Kors has fought to reclaim a high-end image — but is it ready to run Versace?

10m marketwatch
The latest $2 billion deal comes about a year after Michael Kors acquired luxury shoe brand Jimmy Choo
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'I wouldn't be surprised to see another correction,' long-time bull Jeremy Siegel warns

4h cnbc
Wharton finance professor Jeremy Siegel is known for predicting market milestones from Dow 20,000 to Dow 25,000. Now, the long-time bull is turning cautious — suggesting the probability of another leap higher is dwindling.
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My Favorite Tobacco Stock Is Now Undervalued By 50%

4h seekingalpha
Altria offers investors a compelling FCF yield, sustainable dividend growth and an undervaluation of 50%, computed by my DCF.
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UPDATE 1-Banco Santander appoints UBS's Orcel as new CEO

22m reuters
MADRID, Sept 25 (Reuters) - Banco Santander has appointed Andrea Orcel as its new chief executive officer to replace Jose Antonio Alvarez, Spain’s biggest bank said on Tuesday.
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AstraZeneca's Imfinzi Gets EU Nod for Early-Stage Lung Cancer

2h zacks
AstraZeneca plc. (AZN - Free Report) announced that the European Commission has granted marketing approval to its immunotherapy Imfinzi for an early-stage lung cancer indication.
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Randgold Resources (GOLD) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 6.6%

2h zacks
Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD - Free Report) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 7% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend of the company, as the stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $60.97 to $66.16 in the past one-month time frame.
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Antares Pharma to Present at the Ladenburg Thalmann 2018 Healthcare Conference

6h globenewswire
EWING, N.J., Sept. 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Antares Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATRS) today announced that Robert F. Apple, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Ladenburg Thalmann 2018 Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time.
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Marijuana - Trade The Wave

6h seekingalpha
We review several different ways to invest in the marijuana boom – from recreational, medical, and others that stand to gain as the decriminalization and wider acceptance occur.
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Arvinas IPO: 40% Is Cash, But Research Is At An Early Stage

3h seekingalpha
The company estimates that the initial public offering price per share will be between $14.00 and $16.00.
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Is First Trust STOXX European Select Dividend Index Fund (FDD) a Hot ETF Right Now?

3h zacks
The First Trust STOXX European Select Dividend Index Fund (FDD - Free Report) made its debut on 08/27/2007, and is a smart beta exchange traded fund that provides broad exposure to the European Equity ETFs category of the market.
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BP Trading Chief Says Oil Price Spike Could be Short-lived

2h rigzone
(Bloomberg) -- Oil bulls cheered by the prospect of $100 oil beware. A rally in prices may be short-lived.
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Barrick Gold (ABX) Surges: Stock Moves 5.4% Higher

3h zacks
Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX - Free Report) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise more than 5% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend of the company, as the stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $9.76 to 10.62 in the past one-month time frame.
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Is GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK) Stock Outpacing Its Medical Peers This Year?

3h zacks
Investors focused on the Medical space have likely heard of GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK - Free Report) , but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? One simple way to answer this question is to take a look at the year-to-date performance of GSK and the rest of the Medical group's stocks.
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BOK Financial’s Private Bank is changing its name to Private Wealth

now globenewswire
TULSA, Okla., Sept. 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BOK Financial (NASDAQ: BOKF) announced today that its high net worth client servicing division, The Private Bank, is changing its name to Private Wealth effective Sept. 25. The new name is more reflective of the wide variety of services that the team offers in a marketplace that increasingly demands more than simple banking services.
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Sonic Stock Soars on Buyout Announcement

10m investorplace
The deal between Sonic (NASDAQ:SONC) and Inspire Brands will have the latter spending $2.30 billion to acquire the fast food chain. It will be doing this by buying up all outstanding shares of Sonic stock.
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Barrick, Randgold in $18.3B Merger, To Form Gold-Mining Giant

3h zacks
Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX - Free Report) announced that it has inked an agreement with Randgold Resources Limited for a recommended share-for-share merger. The merger is expected to close by the first quarter of 2019, which is subject to approval by the companies’ shareholders, regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions. Per the terms, each shareholder of Randgold will receive 6.
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Has Tata Steel overpaid for Usha Martin unit?

4h moneycontrol
Tata Steel signed a definitive agreement on September 22 to buy Usha Martin’s steel unit for about Rs 4,600 crore.
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Stocks making the biggest move premarket: FDS, INFO, P, EVHC, SBUX & more

4h cnbc
FactSet – FactSet missed estimates by a penny a share, with adjusted quarterly profit of $2.20 per share. Revenue also came in below forecasts. The financial information provider expects full-year adjusted earnings of $9.45 to $9.65 per share, compared to a consensus estimate of $9.61 a share.
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Carnival Stock Faces Choppy Waters Ahead of Earnings

1h investorplace
It’s been rough sailing for Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) this year. Carnival stock is up a mere 3.7% so far in 2018, and most of those gains have come in the past two weeks. That could change this week, however. The company is set to come into port to release its third-quarter earnings this Thursday.
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Eligibility of ArcelorMittal, NuMetal has to be decided by SC: Committee of Creditors

1h moneycontrol
The Supreme Court will have to lift the "corporate veil" to test the eligibility of steel and mining major ArcelorMittal and Russia's VTB Bank-promoted firm NuMetal, which are bidding for Essar Steel, to ascertain the persons behind them, the Committee of Creditors (COC) said.
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Michael Kors bags Versace for $2.1 bn

1h thelocal.it
Michael Kors, an iconic label rooted in American and New York fashion but headquartered in London, will pay 1.83 billion euros ($2.1 billion) for Versace, a statement said.
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5 Top Stock Trades — SIRI’s Pandora Acquisition and Snap’s Deal With Amazon

13h investorplace - 1
Merger Monday really made itself known this week. Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA) outbit Disney/Fox (NYSE:DIS) for the rest of Sky plc, Randgold (NYSE:GOLD) and is being bought by Barrick Gold (NYSE:ABX), Sirius XM Holdings (NASDAQ:SIRI) acquired Pandora (NYSE:P) for $3.5 billion and that’s not all of the weekend deals, surprisingly. Let’s look at our top stock trades to get a better idea, although we won’t look at all of these deals.
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With The Semi Cycle Clearly Dipping, Is It Time To Revisit AEIS?

2h seekingalpha
Advanced Energy shares have continued to head lower as the outlook for semiconductor equipment weakens on reduced/delayed demand from memory chip manufacturers.
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What Michael Kors Gets by Acquiring Versace

2h 247wallst
Michael Kors Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: KORS) announced early on Tuesday that it would be acquiring the Italian luxury fashion house Gianni Versace and adding it to its portfolio. The combined company will be changing its name following the acquisition.
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China says US putting 'knife to its neck', hard to proceed on trade

8h theedgemarkets
BEIJING (Sept 25): A senior Chinese official said on Tuesday it is difficult to proceed with trade talks with the United States while Washington is putting "a knife to China's neck", a day after both sides heaped fresh tariffs on each other's goods.
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Michael Kors makes high-end fashion statement with $2.2 billion Versace buy

2h reuters
MILAN (Reuters) - U.S. fashion group Michael Kors (KORS.N) agreed to buy luxury designer Versace for 1.83 billion euros including debt on Tuesday in the latest foreign takeover of an Italian brand.
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Michael Kors makes high-end fashion statement with US$2.2b Versace buy

2h malaymail
MILAN, Sept 25 — US fashion group Michael Kors agreed to buy luxury designer Versace for €1.83 billion (US$2.2 billion/RM9.1 billion) including debt today in the latest foreign takeover of an Italian brand.
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Oil prices and interest rates rise, but US stocks are mixed

2h nzherald.co.nz
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are slightly higher Tuesday morning as energy companies continue to rise with oil prices. Stock indexes took small losses the past two days. Facebook is slumping after the co-founders of Instagram announced that they are resigning from the photo sharing company. Interest rates continue to rise as investors expect the Federal Reserve to raise its benchmark rate on Wednesday.
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StanChart becomes latest bank to pull funding for new coal power plants

2h telegraph.co.uk
Standard Chartered has joined the rush of lenders pledging not to fund new coal power stations, bowing to pressure from environmental groups and some investors.
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AT&T Collaborates With Harman to Give Shape to Connected Car

4h zacks
AT&T Inc. (T - Free Report) recently collaborated with Harman International to give shape to the connected car concept on any existing model manufactured after 1996. The strategic deal would help AT&T to fuel business transformation through edge-to-edge capabilities in order to accommodate the evolving consumer needs. Harman is the U.S. subsidiary of South Korea-based electronics manufacturing firm, Samsung Electronics.
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Michael Kors buys Italy’s Versace fashion house in massive billion-dollar deal

2h perthnow.com.au
MICHAEL Kors is buying the Italian fashion house Versace in a deal worth more than $US2 billion ($A2.75 billion), continuing its hard charge into the world of high-end fashion.
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Haydale Graphene sees further growth opportunities after reorganisation

2h proactiveinvestors.com.au
Haydale Graphene Industries PLC (LON:HAYD) sees significant growth opportunities from its reorganisation of the business to create two core divisions under one global team.
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