Daily Archives: August 16, 2018

Nordstrom q2 2018 earnings beat expectations

Nordstrom on Thursday reported earnings in addition to sales for the second quarter that will topped analysts’ expectations in addition to also raised its outlook for the full year, citing momentum in its online business in addition to robust traffic at Nordstrom Rack. Its shares soared more than 13 percent in after-hours trading on the news. Nordstrom’s earnings followed mixed ...

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US Secretary of State names special representative for Iran

Andrew Caballero-Reynolds | AFP | Getty Images The State Department’s director of policy planning in addition to head of the Iran Action Group, Brian Hook, speaks about the ‘Iran Action Group’ during a press briefing at the State department in Washington, DC, August 16, 2018.  U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo named Brian Hook, the top diplomat’s senior policy adviser, ...

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SEC reportedly investigating whether Elon Musk tweeted about take-private deal to hurt short sellers

The Securities in addition to Exchange Commission will be looking into whether Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted about taking the company private in order to hurt those who were shorting Tesla’s stock, according to a report within the Wall Street Journal Thursday. The agency will be pressing Tesla’s board for details on how much information he shared with them prior ...

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Lisa Vanderpump Reacts to Lindsay Lohan Getting Her Own ‘Vanderpump’-Style Show (Exclusive)

Lisa Vanderpump doesn’t seem to feel any competitive heat via Lindsay Lohan over the actress’ upcoming fresh reality series, tentatively titled Lohan Beach Club. ET’s Lauren Zima met with Vanderpump at her fresh West Hollywood hot spot, Tom Tom, for an inside look at the stylish fresh cocktail bar, where she reacted to comparisons between Lohan’s upcoming show as well ...

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Democrats have 70% chance of winning House majority: Nate Silver’s 538

Democrats have reason for optimism heading into November’s midterms, according to one widely followed election forecaster. The party has about a 70 percent chance of flipping enough Republican-held House seats to take a majority inside the chamber, according to designs via FiveThirtyEight, the analytics site run by data guru Nate Silver. The outlet’s forecasts project an average Democratic gain of ...

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Nvidia earnings Q2 2019

Nvidia stock fell by 6 percent on Thursday after the company reported better-than-expected earnings as well as also lower-than-expected revenue guidance. The company will hold a conference call with analysts at 5:30 p.m. Eastern time. Here are the major numbers: Earnings: $1.76 per share, excluding certain items, vs. $1.66 per share as expected by analysts, according to Thomson Reuters. Revenue: ...

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Blood test may identify risk of women developing gestational diabetes

Pregnant women may one day be able to find out whether they’re at risk of developing gestational diabetes using a blood test as early as 10 weeks into their pregnancies, research suggests. Some women become sensitive to insulin during their pregnancies along with develop gestational diabetes. The condition causes women’s blood sugar levels to spike along with can lead to ...

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A Woman Had A Contact Lens Stuck In Her Eye For 28 Years

Doctors found the decades-old surprise inside a cyst. Posted on August 16, 2018, at 2:12 p.m. ET A 42-year-old woman inside the UK managed to go 28 years using a contact lodged in her eye without even noticing, according to a paper published inside the journal BMJ Case Reports. The woman had gone to her doctor with swelling in her ...

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