$GM: Disputes with temporary workers add to GM Korea’s challenges

Source: StreetInsider.com (https://www.streetinsider.com)

Summary: 13 verdict came out in favor of Shin and 44 temporary co-workers, there were no big celebrations: Earlier that day, Detroit-based General Motors (NYSE: GM) had suddenly announced it was shutting one of its South Korean plants with the loss of 2,000 jobs and was reviewing the future of its remaining three factories.

Full article address: https://www.streetinsider.com/Reuters/Disputes+with+temporary+workers+add+to+GM+Koreas+challenges/13956489.html

$AAPL: Here’s Why the Expected iPhone X Plus Should Be Popular

Source: Motley Fool (https://www.fool.com)

Summary: Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is expected to launch three new iPhones this fall. One of these devices is expected to be an upgraded version of the company’s current flagship iPhone, the iPhone X, and another that’s a larger version of the updated iPhone X, a Plus version. The third is anticipated to be a lower-priced model that …

Full article address: https://www.fool.com/investing/2018/03/18/heres-why-the-expected-iphone-x-plus-should-be-pop.aspx

$FB: Latest Facebook Dust-up Is A ‘Risk’ For Investors ‘To Keep An Eye …

Source: Barron’s (https://www.barrons.com)

Summary: GBH Insights analyst Daniel Ives has some cautionary words for Facebook (ticker: FB) investors after its latest troubling news. Reports that Cambridge Analytica, a data analysis firm employed by President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign, harvested more than 50 million Facebook profiles without their permission, is likely to …

Full article address: https://www.barrons.com/articles/latest-facebook-dust-up-is-a-risk-for-investors-to-keep-an-eye-on-report-1521412756

$BA $UTX $ADBE $AMZN $XHB: Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica Debacle Will Have Wall Street …

Source: TheStreet.com (http://www.thestreet.com)

Summary: Facebook’s handling of the Cambridge Analytica situation over the weekend will likely dominate headlines on Monday. So will the crash in bitcoin prices. ByBrian Sozzi. Mar 18, 2018 6:33 PM EDT. Facebook’s Cambridge Analytica Debacle Will Have Wall Street Talking Monday. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is in hot …

Full article address: https://www.thestreet.com/story/14526124/1/facebook-cambridge-analytica-debacle-will-have-wall-street-talking-monday.html

$DIS $VZ $CBS $COF $BRK.B: It’s official: All the March Madness brackets have been busted

Source: MarketWatch (https://www.marketwatch.com)

Summary: Of the tens of millions of men’s NCAA Tournament brackets submitted online to services such as Walt Disney’s DIS, -0.36% ESPN, Verizon’s VZ, +0.56% Yahoo, CBS Sports CBS, -0.18% , Bleacher Report and Capital One COF, +1.34% , none survived the opening round intact, according to the NCAA on Sunday.

Full article address: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/its-official-all-the-march-madness-brackets-have-been-busted-2018-03-18

$CACI $CSRA: CACI Announces Proposal to Acquire CSRA for $44.00 Per Share

Source: Business Wire (https://www.businesswire.com)

Summary: ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CACI International Inc (NYSE: CACI) a leading information solutions and services provider to the federal government, today announced that it has made a proposal to acquire all outstanding shares of CSRA Inc. (NYSE: CSRA), a leading provider of next-generation IT solutions and …

Full article address: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180318005075/en/CACI-Announces-Proposal-Acquire-CSRA-44.00-Share

$FBI: The McCabe March Madness

Source: Wall Street Journal (https://www.wsj.com)

Summary: In this file photo taken on May 11, 2017, acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photo: jim watson/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. By. The Editorial Board. The Editorial Board. The Wall Street Journal. BiographyThe Editorial Board …

Full article address: https://www.wsj.com/articles/the-mccabe-march-madness-1521412321

$CACI: CACI Raises Fiscal Year 2018 Guidance

Source: Business Wire (https://www.businesswire.com)

Summary: ARLINGTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CACI International Inc (NYSE:CACI) announced today that it is raising its Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) guidance. As a result of strong operating performance on a number of programs throughout our operations, particularly on our fixed price contracts, we are raising our net income and …

Full article address: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180318005073/en/CACI-Raises-Fiscal-Year-2018-Guidance

$BLK: Indonesia Courts BlackRock on Its Overhaul Roadshow

Source: Bloomberg (https://www.bloomberg.com)

Summary: The country is carrying out a global roadshow to pitch for investment in the roads, airports and power plants it needs to overhaul Southeast Asia’s largest economy. Brodjonegoro, the planning minister and former finance minister, met BlackRock Inc. and pension funds on a global tour that’s taken him to Australia, Ireland and …

Full article address: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-03-18/indonesia-courts-blackrock-in-global-tour-to-fix-infrastructure

$NVDA $CRM $OLED: 3 Stocks That Turned $10000 into $350000

Source: Motley Fool (https://www.fool.com)

Summary: It’s every investor’s fantasy: a stock bought on the cheap that subsequently hits the big time, rising to heights few could have imagined. This fantasy is a reality for three notable companies on the exchange — NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA), Salesforce.com (NYSE:CRM), and Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED). Here’s how each …

Full article address: https://www.fool.com/investing/2018/03/18/3-stocks-that-turned-10000-into-350000.aspx

$FB $TWTR $SNAP: Facebook is facing its biggest test ever — and its lack of leadership …

Source: CNBC (https://www.cnbc.com)

Summary: Facebook’s reaction to a year of scandal has vacillated between defensive cluelessness and aloof silence. Users are getting the message that information they post on Facebook can be used in ways they did not intend, and usage is starting to decline. Meanwhile, executives are selling shares like crazy, including a plan by …

Full article address: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/18/facebook-failing-zuckerberg-and-sandberg-absent-commentary.html

$BRK.A $BRK.B: Berkshire Will Still Beat The S&P 500

Source: Seeking Alpha (https://seekingalpha.com)

Summary: Back in July I discussed how Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK.A) (NYSE:BRK.B) is a better investment than the S&P 500 (SPY) because it boosted a lower valuation, good diversification and better earnings growth. Since then BRK has returned 21% while SPY is up 14% including dividends. In my video I estimate the value …

Full article address: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4157430-berkshire-will-still-beat-s-and-p-500

$C: Citigroup Wants More Senior Women at Its Markets Unit in Asia

Source: Bloomberg (https://www.bloomberg.com)

Summary: Citigroup Inc. wants to achieve parity between male and female managing directors at its markets business in Asia within three to five years, joining banks worldwide in stepping up efforts to close a longstanding gender gap. The New York-based bank has a long way to go. Though women make up about half the 60,000 …

Full article address: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-03-18/citigroup-wants-more-senior-women-at-its-markets-unit-in-asia

$CACI $CSRA $GD: CACI makes $7.2 billion offer for CSRA, topping General Dynamics …

Source: MarketWatch (https://www.marketwatch.com)

Summary: CACI International Inc. has made a roughly $7.2 billion bid to buy CSRA Inc. in an attempt to break up the information-technology provider’s sale to General Dynamics Corp. CACI CACI, +2.14% has offered $44 per share in cash and stock, according to a person familiar with the situation. That would top the $40.75-a-share …

Full article address: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/caci-makes-72-billion-offer-for-csra-topping-general-dynamics-bid-2018-03-18

$NKE: Skechers Still Looks Like A Hold

Source: Seeking Alpha (https://seekingalpha.com)

Summary: It’s also worth highlighting that if we exclude Nike (NYSE:NKE), Skechers has reported the highest EBIT margins in the peers group (athletic footwear) in the past three years. Source: Sentieo.com. The interesting part of the discussion about margins is the management’s optimism about margin trends. Although the significant …

Full article address: https://seekingalpha.com/article/4157424-skechers-still-looks-like-hold

$MDP: Magazine giant Meredith to cut up to 300 jobs in wake of Time …

Source: MarketWatch (https://www.marketwatch.com)

Summary: Meredith Corp., the country’s largest magazine publisher, is expected to lay off 200 to 300 staffers as soon as this week after recently completing the acquisition of Time Inc., according to people familiar with the situation. The job cuts, designed to reduce duplicative corporate staffing, are expected to primarily impact Time …

Full article address: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/magazine-giant-meredith-to-cut-up-to-300-jobs-in-wake-of-time-purchase-2018-03-18

$GRMN $FIT: 3 Reasons to Buy Garmin Stock

Source: Motley Fool (https://www.fool.com)

Summary: If you wrote off Garmin (NASDAQ:GRMN) stock after GPS-enabled smartphones began disrupting the company’s automotive navigation device business some years … Compare that to the results from far-more-specialized Fitbit (NYSE:FIT), where sales contracted by 26% last year, and it becomes clear why investors should …

Full article address: https://www.fool.com/investing/2018/03/18/3-reasons-to-buy-garmin-stock.aspx

$SPX $BA $AAPL $NVDA $WYNN: Washington turmoil has bull ‘limping’ but S&P at 3000 still looks …

Source: CNBC (https://www.cnbc.com)

Summary: The nonstop stream of (often bad) news out of President Donald Trump’s White House has become a liability for Wall Street, one market strategist told CNBC recently, but market benchmarks may still set new highs nevertheless. “The bull case has eroded a little bit,” Lori Calvasina, head of equity strategy at RBC Capital …

Full article address: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/16/washington-turmoil-has-bull-limping-but-sp-at-3000-still-looks-likely-rbc.html

$FB $TWTR $SNAP: Facebook is facing its biggest test ever — and its lack of leadership …

Source: CNBC (https://www.cnbc.com)

Summary: Facebook’s reaction to a year of scandal has vacillated between defensive cluelessness and aloof silence. Users are getting the message that information they post on Facebook can be used in ways they did not intend, and usage is starting to decline. Meanwhile, executives are selling shares like crazy, including a plan by …

Full article address: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/18/facebook-faces-big-troubles-and-zuckerberg-sandberg-absent-commentary.html

$WGO $FIVE $NKE: 3 Things to Watch in the Stock Market This Week

Source: Motley Fool (https://www.fool.com)

Summary: Markets remained in positive territory for the year, though they are still down from the highs set in late January. ^SPX Chart · ^SPX data by YCharts. Winnebago (NYSE:WGO), Five Below (NASDAQ:FIVE), and Nike (NYSE:NKE) are set to publish some of the most anticipated earnings reports over the next few days.

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