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Alexandria Capital LLC Grows Position in NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

Alexandria Capital LLC Grows Position in NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI)

The stock decreased 0.65% or $0.0199 during the last trading session, reaching $3.0401. The Gabelli Securities Inc holds 461,612 shares with $52.20 million value, down from 488,812 last quarter. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, January 3 by PiperJaffray. As per Friday, October 30, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity. It also reduced Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) stake by 393,385 shares and now owns 2.19 million shares.


Egypt $15 Billion Deal Boosts Energy Hub Prospects

Egypt $15 Billion Deal Boosts Energy Hub Prospects

In the filling, the company noted that it is examining various transportation options for the gas including using the Jordanian-Israeli pipeline, now under construction, or the existing Arish-Ashkelon pipeline owned by East Mediterranean Gas Company SAE.


HSBC full-year profits jump but shares fall as results miss forecasts

HSBC full-year profits jump but shares fall as results miss forecasts

HSBC veteran John Flint, who is taking over from Gulliver, is charged with steering HSBC back to growth and will likely look to Asia, where HSBC made over 75 percent of its profits in 2017. The lender said it was planning additional tier 1 capital issuance of between US$5 billion and US$7 billion during the first half of 2018, and that it would undertake share buybacks "as and when appropriate".


South Korea to Support 'Normal' Crypto Trading, Says Finance Watchdog

South Korea to Support 'Normal' Crypto Trading, Says Finance Watchdog

While brief, the statements will likely be seen positively by South Korea's crypto community, as well as world markets, since the option to outright ban cryptocurrency exchanges had been mulled by regulators as one way to calm the country's heated cryptocurrency market and counter money-laundering.


Winter Olympics: Pyeongchang Games reportedly cost $4B more than expected

Winter Olympics: Pyeongchang Games reportedly cost $4B more than expected

The United States has five golds , one silver and two bronze medals so far in Pyeongchang . Some people were rather upset with how 2018 Winter Olympics organizers handled the risky South Korea winds that impacted - and later postponed - weekend skiing, suggesting money held a higher priority than safety.


Lyons Township team takes icy plunge for Special Olympics

Lyons Township team takes icy plunge for Special Olympics

A cause that's near and dear to Hammond. "A little bit of cold is worth it for a good cause". "It's usually people in their 20s and 30s that have that braveness and the guts to go in and do that and to go out and raise the money", Hagemann said.