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European Union fines Facebook over misleading information

European Union fines Facebook over misleading information

She described the fine - for hiding the company's hypothetical ability to match up users' activity on Facebook.com with their behavior elsewhere on line - as "proportionate". The statement goes on to say: "The Commission considers that Facebook staff were aware of the user matching possibility and that Facebook was aware of the relevance of user matching for the Commission's assessment, and of its obligations under the Merger Regulation".



Several Quebec communities coping with flooding

A special weather statement issued by Environment Canada Friday warned of significant rainfall still to come for much of the southern and eastern areas of the province of Ontario. Montreal declared a state of emergency Sunday after three dikes collapsed in the north end of the city by the Rivieres des Prairies. Couillard said everything possible will be done to help people who are in danger zones.



Novartis AG (NYSE:NVS) Receives An Update From Brokers

Vetr lowered shares of Novartis AG from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $78.32 price objective for the company.in a research report on Thursday, April 6th. The business had revenue of $11.54 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $11.59 billion. Novartis AG had a return on equity of 15.37% and a net margin of 13.80%.


Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) Has a Value Score of 31

Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) Has a Value Score of 31

Stock market analysts watching Rice Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:RMP) have recently changed their ratings on the stock. As per Friday, May 6, the company rating was maintained by Peel Hunt. Brean Capital maintained Intuit Inc. As per Monday, March 28, the company rating was downgraded by Tudor Pickering. On Thursday, August 6 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Outperform".


National Grid plc (NG) PT Set at GBX 1100 by Morgan Stanley

National Grid plc (NG) PT Set at GBX 1100 by Morgan Stanley

Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed their underperform rating on shares of National Grid plc (LON:NG) in a research report report published on Tuesday, April 18th. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.92%. The stock of National Grid plc (ADR) (NYSE:NGG) earned "Neutral" rating by Bank of America on Friday, October 9.



United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS) Dips Under Moving Averages

Georgia-based Signaturefd Limited Liability Corporation has invested 2.26% in United Parcel Service, Inc. Inc.'s holdings, making the stock its 13th largest position. United Parcel Service updated its FY17 guidance to $5.80-6.10 EPS. That value represents a market adjusting for revenues that have been growing by 6.22 % on a quarterly year/year basis as of the company's last quarterly report.