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New Orleans Sewerage and Water aboard superintendent Joseph Becker answers questions about how the city's pumps run after Aug. 5, 2017, flooding.

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A spokesman for the oversight board said the members were reviewing the lawsuit and could not comment.

The oversight board was established last year, when Puerto Rico was sinking under $123 billion of public debt and pension obligations that it amassed by years of borrowing to plug deficits.

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In a letter to U.S. District Judge Denise Cote in Manhattan, a lawyer for Joseph "Chip" Skowron said the request was warranted in light of his client's "exemplary" behavior since his April 2011 arrest.

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Disney is set to report its quarterly earnings Tuesday after the closing bell, and one portfolio manager said it could have far-reaching implications for the market given the media giant's many different properties both in the U.S. and abroad.

ESPN has traditionally proved quite profitable for Disney, Elfenbein said, but has not fared well recently.

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We spoke with the company Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) in late June and we fell in love all over again.

What we spoke about above was Nvidia's "Datacenter" business.

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Jim Cramer loves when historical patterns pop up in the stock market, especially ones like the recent concerns about FANG stocks being overvalued and emblematic of the 2000 tech bubble.

Take one of the market's most topical technology stocks, Nvidia.

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Stocks could continue to drift deeper into record territory Tuesday, as investors watch earnings news and await the big inflation data at the end of the week.

Traders have been watching high-flying tech stocks since they ran into some turbulence in recent sessions.

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As of December 31, 2016 the Enterprises had drawn a combined $187.5 billion from the Department of the Treasury under the terms of the Senior Preferred Stock Purchase Agreements (PSPAs), and the combined remaining funding commitment under the PSPAs was $258.1 billion. Assuming both Enterprises establish valuation allowances on deferred tax assets, the remaining funding commitment is $158.4 billion.

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GrubHub: Big Appetite [0.12]

Posted on Aug. 7, 2017, 10:48 p.m. by Long Investing Ideas from Seeking Alpha @ [source]

GrubHub (NYSE:GRUB) is making exactly the right moves to give it the best chance to beat its larger and much better financed rivals in the brutal food delivery business. Alongside results that broadly met expectations, GrubHub announced the acquisition of Eat24 for $288m, well over double what Yelp (NYSE:YELP) paid for it in February 2015.

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July sovereign gold bonds to start trading from today [-0.01]

Posted on Aug. 7, 2017, 10:48 p.m. by Markets @ [source]

The Reserve on Monday said the issued last month will be eligible for on from Tuesday.

Applications for the were accepted from July 10-14, 2017 and issued on July 28.The government launched the scheme in November 2015 with an objective to reduce the demand for physical and shift a part of the domestic savings, used for purchase of gold, into"Sovereign Bonds, issued on July 28, 2017, held in dematerialised form, shall be eligible for with effect from August 8, 2017 (Tuesday) on recognised by the Government of India...," the RBI said in a statement.The were sold through banks, Limited (SHCIL), designated post offices and recognised — the andPrior to the July series, the government had issued eight tranches of SGBs and mobilised Rs 5,400 crore.

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China’s LNG consumption could jump this winter as heating and industrial demand exceed market expectations.

Recently, several authors have written that Cheniere exports to China could be a strategic “game changer,” both for U.S. gas markets and U.S.-China trade balances.

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The book revolved around a key piece of advice: if investors kept their eyes open to products or experiences they liked, they would have an easier time finding profitable investments.

Lynch wrote that enjoying companies' offerings should lead investors to research those companies and make informed decisions about whether to buy their stocks.

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Of the 30 million people in the United States who consider getting aesthetic treatments like Allergan's Botox, only three million people actually follow through with getting the procedures.

But within that three million, "we see two new groups that are starting to emerge: millennials, which only account for maybe 10, 15 percent of the three million, and males, which also probably account for 10, 15 percent," Saunders told "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer on Monday.

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Projects coming online over the next three years will support all categories it competes in. In most cases this could be a concern because of concerns over replacement reserves, but with the projects in its pipeline over the next three years and its new shale business, it doesn't need the spending to achieve growth in the way it did before.

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Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) cannot seem to do anything to please the market.

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Jim Cramer loves when historical patterns pop up in the stock market, especially ones like the recent concerns about FANG stocks being overvalued and emblematic of the 2000 tech bubble.

While Cramer found the piece to be very rational, not all analysts agreed.

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The Dow Logs Ultra-Rare Winning Streak [0.30]

Posted on Aug. 7, 2017, 9:56 p.m. by Crossing Wall Street @ [source]

 

The second quarter earnings period has been a dud for small caps, and that could be a warning for large cap names, which have seen a surprisingly strong quarter with profit growth near 12 percent.

According to Thomson Reuters, the profit growth for the large cap S&P 500 for the second quarter is near 12 percent, when including those companies that reported along with estimated results.

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Tesla: Bye Bye Dilution [0.11]

Posted on Aug. 7, 2017, 9:41 p.m. by Long Investing Ideas from Seeking Alpha @ [source]

Even after today's $1.5 billion debt issuance announcement, some argue that Tesla (TSLA) will not have the cash to finance its unprecedented growth plans.

Management noted on the latest earnings call that the company had added 1,800 net reservations on average per day since the Model 3 deliveries event, even though the average selling price is now estimated to be significantly higher than some has originally expected.

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