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Parkwood LLC Boosts Stake in Nucor Co. (NUE)

Ecor1 Capital Llc who had been investing in Kindred Biosciences Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $159.69 million market cap company. Investors sentiment increased to 1.03 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.06, from 0.97 in 2016Q3. It increased, as 49 investors sold NUE shares while 230 reduced holdings.



All the subtle ways the Pope just threw shade at Donald Trump

Trump and Pope Francis clashed previous year during the presidential campaign, when the latter said, without naming Trump specifically, that it wasn't Christian to build walls. They posed for photographs and then sat down at the papal desk, the pope unsmiling, as their private meeting began. Papal audiences usually last for about 20-30 minutes of private talks, followed by introductions of delegations, a photo and exchange of gifts.



Venezuela's Maduro presses on with constituent assembly

Seven people died in protests there in the last few days, according to the state prosecutor. Faced with mounting unrest, Venezuela's unpopular leftist President Nicolas Maduro vowed on Tuesday to push ahead in July with the formation of a "constituent assembly" to rewrite the constitution before regional elections in December.


NLEX drops Alaska to snap 13-game losing skid

NLEX drops Alaska to snap 13-game losing skid

Manila, Philippines- The long agony of the NLEX Road Warriors finally came to an end last night after displaying grit and guts despite being forced to play with an all-local lineup in the last five minutes to extend the woes of the free-falling Alaska Aces, 100-92, in the PBA Commissioner's Cup at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.


Hydro rate cut will cost at least $45B

Hydro rate cut will cost at least $45B

A report from the financial accountability officer says this means there will be a net cost of $21 billion to Ontarians over the approximately 30 years of the plan. The Liberals have known all along that hydro bills will increase next year, then by a whopping 12% year over year starting in 2028", said PC Energy Critic Todd Smith.



Heading to OPEC, UAE says backs output cut extension

Demand may also slow. A falling price, on the other hand, should be good for consumer spending as it keeps more money in drivers' pockets and lowers the cost of goods sold for companies far and wide - but particularly for those in the transportation or more energy-intensive sectors.