Siemens and Northvolt partner in next generation lithium-ion battery cell production
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Siemens and Northvolt partner in next generation lithium-ion battery cell production

• Siemens will support the technology partnership through an investment of EUR 10 million • After production start, Northvolt will become a preferred supplier for lithium-ion batteries for Siemens • Siemens to offer Northvolt its Digital Enterprise portfolio that enables the digitization of the entire value chain – from the …

Rockwell Medical Issues Statement
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Rockwell Medical Issues Statement

WIXOM, Mich. , May 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ —  Rockwell Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMTI) (“the Company”) today issued the following statement: On May 22, 2018 , the Rockwell Board of Directors (the “Board”) announced that the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer, Robert Chioini , had been

Citigroup CFO John Gerspach to Present at the Morgan Stanley Financials Conference
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Citigroup CFO John Gerspach to Present at the Morgan Stanley Financials Conference

New York – John Gerspach, Chief Financial Officer of Citigroup, will present at Morgan Stanley Financials Conference on Wednesday, June 13, 2018.

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Boeing, Xiamen Airlines Celebrate Delivery of Carrier’s First 737 MAX Jet

Fast-growing Chinese carrier has doubled its fleet in less than five years; plans to double it again

Rockwell Medical CEO Issues Press Release
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Rockwell Medical CEO Issues Press Release

WIXOM, Mich. , May 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Rockwell Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ:RMTI), a fully-integrated specialty pharmaceutical company targeting end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) with innovative products and services for the treatment of iron replacement, secondary

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Boeing and Motorola Solutions Foundation present inaugural Chicago STEM Signing Day

50 Chicago-area students to be recognized for academic achievements in STEM

United Technologies Plans to Hire 35,000 People and Make $15 Billion Investment in U.S. Over Next Five Years
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United Technologies Plans to Hire 35,000 People and Make $15 Billion Investment in U.S. Over Next Five Years

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) today announced plans to hire 35,000 people and make investments of more than $15 billion in research and development (R&D) and capital expenditures (CapEx)…

Campbell Appoints Roberto Leopardi President, Campbell Meals & Beverages
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Campbell Appoints Roberto Leopardi President, Campbell Meals & Beverages

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 23, 2018– Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) appointed Roberto Leopardi as President, Campbell Meals & Beverages. Leopardi, 53, will lead the division that includes Campbell’s North American soup, sauces and shelf-stable beverages brands, as well as Pacific Foods and Plum. Leopardi will report to Luca Mignini, Chief Operating …

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Etihad Airways to Optimize Operations with Crew Management Solutions

– Advanced optimization and analytics will improve planning, crew satisfaction and reduce costs

Rockwell Medical Announces CEO Transition
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Rockwell Medical Announces CEO Transition

Special Transition Committee Established; Permanent CEO Search Underway Company Reiterates Recently Reported Financial Results and Cash Position WIXOM, Mich. , May 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ —  Rockwell Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: RMTI) (“the Company”) today announced that its Board of Directors has formed

Siemens drives digital transformation in buildings with acquisition of Enlighted
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Siemens drives digital transformation in buildings with acquisition of Enlighted

• Building Technologies to acquire leading provider of smart IoT systems in buildings • Enhancing building performance by gathering multiple streams of data to improve transparency and efficiency • Expansion of smart building technology with digital sensory system – advanced lighting control application as core element • Transaction expected to …

Siemens expands digitalization solutions for the process industries
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Siemens expands digitalization solutions for the process industries

• Personalized medicine is driving digitalization of the pharmaceutical industry • IoT solutions as a growth driver • Technical prerequisites for Industrie 4.0 fulfilled The digital transformation of the industrial sector is in full swing: with its Digital Enterprise portfolio, Siemens has fulfilled the technical prerequisites for implementing Industrie 4.0, …

LyondellBasell Receives Chinese Antitrust Clearance for Acquisition of A. Schulman
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LyondellBasell Receives Chinese Antitrust Clearance for Acquisition of A. Schulman

Announces Unconditional Antitrust Clearance from Chinese State Administration of Market Regulation

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Kimberly-Clark to Expand Production at its North Carolina Nonwovens Plant

Kimberly-Clark to Expand Production at its North Carolina Nonwovens Plant

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Kimberly-Clark Names Giusy Buonfantino as Chief Marketing Officer

Kimberly-Clark Names Giusy Buonfantino as Chief Marketing Officer

U.S.: Citi Retail Services and Sears Holdings Announce Extended Relationship and Shop Your Way® Benefits
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U.S.: Citi Retail Services and Sears Holdings Announce Extended Relationship and Shop Your Way® Benefits

Hoffman Estates, Ill. / New York – Citi and Sears Holdings are pleased to announce the long-term extension of their 15-year co-brand and private label credit card relationship along with long-term marketing arrangements that include ongoing enhancements to the Shop Your Way® Mastercard rewards program.

S&P GSCI Kansas Wheat 6 Month Forward Capped Component
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S&P GSCI Kansas Wheat 6 Month Forward Capped Component

The S&P GSCI Kansas Wheat 6 Month Forward Capped Component is designed to emphasize the performance of the Kansas wheat market, based on the closest contract expiration included in the index six months from the present date. On a monthly basis, Kansas wheat has a target weight of 32% with …

M&T Bank Corporation to Participate in Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference
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M&T Bank Corporation to Participate in Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference

M&T Bank Corporation (NYSE:MTB)(“M&T”) will participate in the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference being held in New York City.

Bank Stock Roundup: Investor Confidence Shaken, Wells Fargo & Citi in Focus
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Bank Stock Roundup: Investor Confidence Shaken, Wells Fargo & Citi in Focus

Over the last five trading days, banking stocks put up a lackluster show. Though improving U.S. economic data and rising 10-year Treasury bond yields were positives, investors were a bit concerned on the time uncertainty related to the easing of banking regulations and soft loan growth. Nevertheless, strong economy and …

Alphabet Roundup: I/O Event, Gov't Pro A.I., Irish Vote, More
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Alphabet Roundup: I/O Event, Gov’t Pro A.I., Irish Vote, More

Alphabet GOOGL had an eventful week with its I/O developers’ conference, a positive White House meeting, a decision to ban Irish referendum ads and Waymo projections from UBS. Here are the high points- Google I/O –Revamping news: Google is finally doing something it should have done a long time ago. …

Pfizer's Epilepsy Drug Lyrica Succeeds in Pediatric Study
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Pfizer’s Epilepsy Drug Lyrica Succeeds in Pediatric Study

Pfizer Inc. PFE announced that a phase III study evaluating its epilepsy drugLyrica (pregabalin) in pediatric patients met the primary endpoint. The study was evaluating the use of Lyrica Oral Solution CV as adjunctive therapy for partial onset seizures in pediatric epilepsy patients one month to less than four years of …

The Smartest Way to Profit from the Internet of Money
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The Smartest Way to Profit from the Internet of Money

The crypto-boom is probably the most polarizing subject in the market today. On one side, proponents herald cryptocurrencies as a monetary revolution. A way to cut out the middle-man involved in all financial transactions. A revolutionary technology that puts power back in the hands of the people. On the other …

US Factory Production Rises: ETFs to Watch Out For
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US Factory Production Rises: ETFs to Watch Out For

U.S. factory production in April grew 0.5%, bringing cheer to manufacturing units that were desperately looking for revival. Most of the core industries have done relatively well as compared to February and March. In April, the Automotive sector could not perform well on account of a massive delay in supplies …

Public Service Enterprise Reveals Latest NJ Solar Project
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Public Service Enterprise Reveals Latest NJ Solar Project

Public Service Enterprise Group Inc.’s PEG subsidiary — Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G) — recently announced that the last project of Solar 4 All program has commenced operations. It will be used as backup during extended power outage in Department of Public Works (DPW) building located in Pennington Borough, NJ. …

Chevron Seeks Collaboration to Spur Australian LNG Boom
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Chevron Seeks Collaboration to Spur Australian LNG Boom

Chevron Corporation CVX, in a bid to unleash an LNG wave in Australia, is reportedly seeking greater collaboration from the government and the industry players, to develop the continent’s offshore oil and gas resources. The company is likely to team up with Woodside Petroleum Limited and Royal Dutch Shell plc …

Pharma Stock Roundup: Zoetis to Buy Abaxis, NVS Gets FDA Nod for Migraine Drug
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Pharma Stock Roundup: Zoetis to Buy Abaxis, NVS Gets FDA Nod for Migraine Drug

This week AstraZeneca AZN, Novartis NVS and Eli Lilly LLY announced regulatory and pipeline updates on line extensions of their marketed drugs. While AstraZeneca’s asthma drug Fasenra failed to meet the primary endpoint in a late-stage study evaluating it for an expanded indication — chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (“COPD”); Lilly’s …

Global X Launches AI and Big Data ETFs
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Global X Launches AI and Big Data ETFs

The artificial intelligence market, currently valued at $21.46 billion, is expected to reach $190.6 billion in 2025 as per MarketsandMarkets. In order to tap the exponential growth in the space, Global X launched Future Analytics ETF (AIQ) on May 15, making it the seventh fund in its Thematic-Technology lineup, which …

Retail Earnings Roundup & Sports Gambling Stocks to Watch
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Retail Earnings Roundup & Sports Gambling Stocks to Watch

(1:10) – Home Depot Earnings Report (4:00) – Macy’s Earnings Report (7:30) – Nordstrom Earnings Report (10:45) – Walmart Earnings Report (13:30) – Supreme Court Legalizes Sports Betting On today’s episode of the Zacks Friday Finish Line, Associate Stock Strategist Ryan McQueeney and Editor Maddy Johnson take on this week’s …

Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2018: Empowering the Innovators of Tomorrow
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Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2018: Empowering the Innovators of Tomorrow

The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, a program of Society for Science & the Public, is the world’s largest international pre-college science competition. Through a global network of local, regional and national science fairs, millions of students are encouraged to explore their passion for developing innovations that improve the …

3 Retail Stocks (BBY, RL, URBN) to Buy Ahead of Quarterly Earnings
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3 Retail Stocks (BBY, RL, URBN) to Buy Ahead of Quarterly Earnings

It has been a busy week for retailers, with industry giants from Macy’s M to Nordstrom JWN all reporting their first quarter earnings results. But Q1 hasn’t treated all of these companies the same, so let’s take a look at a few more big-name retailers that investors might want to …

Why Leveraged Small-Cap ETFs Are Going Through the Roof
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Why Leveraged Small-Cap ETFs Are Going Through the Roof

Small-cap stocks have been painting the town red this year, outshining large-caps, as is evident from the 5% year-to-date gains from iShares Russell 2000 ETF IWM versus a 1.2% rise in the large-cap fund SPDR S&P 500 ETF SPY. The ascent is more prominent this month as the Russell 2000 …

Cheesecake Factory's Sales Initiatives Impress, Costs High
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Cheesecake Factory’s Sales Initiatives Impress, Costs High

The Cheesecake Factory Inc. CAKE has been undertaking prudent strategies to improve its performance. The company’s strong sales-building initiatives like extensive employment of digital and social media campaigns to showcase its high-quality ingredients and preparation techniques, as well as focus on menu innovation are significantly contributing to its topline. However, …

Will Royal Wedding Truly Boost UK Economy in Q2? ETFs in Focus
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Will Royal Wedding Truly Boost UK Economy in Q2? ETFs in Focus

The U.K. stock market is off to a great start this quarter. iShares Currency Hedged MSCI UK ETF HEWU gained about 6.6% in the past one month (as of May 17, 2018), though the fund has added about 3.5% this year. Lately, U.K. stocks in fact staged “the longest weekly …

Eagle Ford, Not Permian, Hogs the Shale Boom Limelight
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Eagle Ford, Not Permian, Hogs the Shale Boom Limelight

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude continues to trade above the $70-a-barrel psychological mark in the wake of concerns that Iran’s crude export might fall after Trump nixed the nuclear deal. Higher oil prices are definitely a plus for all drillers in major U.S shale plays. Investors interested in the energy …