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United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches EchoStar XIX Satellite

This company is joint venture of Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Boeing Defense, Space & Security and it held a monopoly for a long time in terms of military launches before SpaceX was given a GPS satellite contract by the government. "As we celebrate 10 years, ULA continues to be the nation's premier launch provider because of our unmatched reliability and mission success", said Wentz.


Apple Watch: Pokemon Go v49.1 out soon!

Apple Watch: Pokemon Go v49.1 out soon!

The game is meant to be played with you always on the go. Amid speculation that Pokemon GO is being dropped from development for the Apple Watch, Apple confirms that the mobile title is still planned for a release on the device. In a rather prominent slot during Apple's September media event, Niantic CEO John Hanke promised that the app would be out by the end of the year - and it's getting increasingly close to the end of 2016.


US Housing Starts Pale vs. Expectations

US Housing Starts Pale vs. Expectations

Housing starts in October were upwardly revised to a 1.34 million-unit rate, the highest since July 2007 and the widest gap between permits and starts for the year. The housing market in the States remains on solid ground even as mortgage rates have jumped to more than two-year highs following the election of Donald Trump as the next president.



Greece's Tsipras visits Germany amid argument over bonus

Tsipras said he wanted the anticipated growth to do more than simply adjust the country's financial statement. Some Greek demonstrators protested by dressing up as Nazis when Merkel visited the country in 2012. Merkel said her meeting with Tsipras was not the "place for decisions to be taken". Merkel showed little willingness to take a position on the disputed question of whether the pre-Christmas payout to pensioners was compatible with bailout obligations.


Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO): Check on Ratings

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO): Check on Ratings

Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC increased its stake in shares of Marathon Petroleum Corp.by 23.1% in the second quarter. The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 4.19% and 4.33%. Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing shows a Dividend Yield of 2.95% with a Payout Ratio of 61.60%. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 12th.



Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) Reviewed By Analysts

Looking ahead, analysts on average predict that earnings for the current quarter would come in in the range of $0.77 to $0.84. Boston Partners increased its stake in Texas Instruments by 66.3% in the second quarter. The volatility (week) for Texas Instruments Incorporated is at 1.58% and the volatility (month) is at 1.66%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, November 3rd.