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Netflix losing Disney sounds like an HBO sequel. HBO kept thriving, and so will Netflix.

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Bottom fishing in the markets is all about patience, and a little bit of timing. In fact, shares slumped to all-time lows before the deal hunters were out in full force and bought the bottom, hungry for any kind of value to be had in a market where most companies see share prices at all-time highs.

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MCX gets Sebi nod for launching options contract in gold [0.01]

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017, 6:11 p.m. by Markets @ [source]

The Multi Commodity Exchange Ltd (MCX) today said it has received markets regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India's (Sebi) approval to launch country's first gold options contract soon.

In June this year, allowed options trading in commodities to deepen the market but permitted each exchange to launch options on futures of only one commodity initially.Putting in place strict eligibility criteria, said options could be launched on futures contract of only those commodities that are among the top five in terms of total trading turnover value of previous 12 months.Besides, the average daily turnover of underlying futures contracts of such a commodity in past one year should be at least Rs 200 crore for agricultural and agri-processed commodities, and Rs 1,000 crore for other commodities.In line with the guidelines for launching options on futures of only one commodity initially, we chose gold contract options, Dev said.Exchanges have been demanding for long that options trading in commodities be allowed.

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As reflected by early upward movement in OPK stock price this morning, Wall Street received OPK earnings results positively.

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It was a third straight session of loss for stocks on Wednesday, as the benchmark took a hit of 216 points, or 0.68 per cent, to close at a three-week low below the 32,000-mark on growing sense of disquiet following market regulator Sebi’s crackdown against suspected shell companies.

The gauge has now lost 527.57 points in three sessions.

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But this is the world of tech, and anything could happen.

Technology invites speculation when it is not always needed and causes many investors to arrive at misguided conclusions on companies that are following clear paths.

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Some traders are looking to make even more money from the world's biggest stock, even after Apple shares have surged nearly 12 percent in the past month. This means traders collectively think Apple shares have a high probability of rising or falling, while the S&P 500 will remain stable.

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Most Common Last Names in the US [0.08]

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017, 5:47 p.m. by 24/7 Wall St. @ [source]

This question still rings true today in 21st century America.

Today, the vast majority of the most common surnames in the U.S. can be traced back to England and other European origins.

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Most Common Last Names in the U.S. [0.08]

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017, 5:47 p.m. by 24/7 Wall St. @ [source]

This question still rings true today in 21st century America.

Today, the vast majority of the most common surnames in the U.S. can be traced back to England and other European origins.

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Enrollment of PNH patients in ongoing clinical trials for investigational drug, ALXN1210, will ultimately prove to be a strong positive for the company.

While enrollment of patients from the already small Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria or PNH and Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome or AHUS patient segments in the ongoing trials evaluating investigational therapy, ALXN1210, in these indications, have reduced the addressable market size for Soliris, it has also brought upon greater awareness about these less known deadly diseases.

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Sebi, DoT to turn the heat on fake stock tips [0.04]

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017, 5:46 p.m. by Markets @ [source]

According to sources, the capital regulator has identified who could be using third-party bulk messaging service providers to circulate the unauthoriesed investment tips. According to the rule, an entity can send up to 100 SMSes a day from a prepaid connection and 3,000 from a post-paid SIM.

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It is unusual for a sugar company.

Against Balrampur's production of 0.9 million tonnes (mt) in 16/17 sugar year (October-September), made 1.34 mt.

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Can Office Depot Find a New Buyer? [0.01]

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017, 5:40 p.m. by 24/7 Wall St. @ [source]

Office Depot Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) reported its second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. In a sense it begs the question of whether Office Depot can find a new buyer.

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Is Walmart Chasing Another Online Retailer? [0.07]

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017, 5:35 p.m. by 24/7 Wall St. @ [source]

This one involves beauty product subscription service Birchbox.

The cosmetics/beauty industry hauled in an estimated $62.5 billion in revenues in the United States last year.

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GameStop’s (GME) stock is trading at very low multiples to earnings and pays a high dividend yield.

GameStop operates as an omnichannel video game retailer.

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Here’s how to play Nvidia into earnings [0.02]

Posted on Aug. 9, 2017, 5:25 p.m. by Investing @ [source]

Nvidia shares have taken off, surging nearly 200 percent in the past year, making it the best performing stock in the S&P 500 over that period.

As Nvidia gets ready to report second-quarter earnings, the options market is implying about an 8 percent move in either direction, which is considerably less than the previous 4-quarter average of 14 percent.

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Tension escalated between North Korea and the United States after President Donald Trump warned the rogue state is facing "fire and fury" and North Korea state media responded by saying the country is considering a missile strike against the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam.

North Korea's saber rattling also could quickly escalate and "ignite involvement from several other countries," to other points the firm said investors must gauge.

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Tension escalated between North Korea and the United States after President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that the rogue state is facing "fire and fury" and North Korea state media responded it is considering a missile strike against the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam.

North Korea's saber-rattling also could quickly escalate and "ignite involvement from several other countries," to other points the firm said investors must gauge.

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