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In a form NS 43-101, two energy sector legends have told federal regulators that they may have found one of the world’s biggest lithium discoveries – a massive 7 million tons near Tonopah, Nevada, worth around $70 billion.

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Global stocks pick up as investors watch data, Fed
Global stocks pick up as investors watch data, Fed
| September 23rd | 2020  8:17AM
Global stocks pick up as investors watch data, Fed
World stocks mostly rose on Wednesday as investors digested new data showing Europe's economic recovery may be slowing and looked ahead to a testimony by the Federal Reserve's chairman. Surveys of purchasing managers by IHS Markit indicated business activity slowed in the region using the euro. Signs of strength in manufacturing were…
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Pilgrim's Pride CEO, indicted on price fixing counts, is out
Pilgrim's Pride CEO, indicted on price fixing counts, is out
| September 23rd | 2020  7:36AM
Pilgrim's Pride CEO, indicted on price fixing counts, is out
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Pilgrim’s Pride has replaced its CEO as he prepares to face price fixing charges. The company announced in June that its chief executive, Jayson Penn, was taking a leave of absence to focus on his defense after he was indicted, and named Chief Financial Officer Fabio Sandri to lead the company in the interim. …
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UN labor agency: Growing rich-poor gap amid COVID pandemic
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| September 23rd | 2020  6:59AM
UN labor agency: Growing rich-poor gap amid COVID pandemic
GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. labor agency warned Wednesday that the coronavirus pandemic has led to a massive drop in income for workers around the world and of rising inequality between rich countries that have injected government cash into their economies and poorer countries that can’t. In a report about the effects of the pandemic on the…
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China blasts US House bill, denies forced labor in Xinjiang
China blasts US House bill, denies forced labor in Xinjiang
| September 23rd | 2020  6:37AM
China blasts US House bill, denies forced labor in Xinjiang
BEIJING (AP) — China on Tuesday lashed out at the passage of a bill by the U.S. House of Representatives that threatens sanctions over the alleged use of forced labor in China’s Xinjiang region, calling the accusation a lie. Foreign ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said the bill “maliciously slandered the human rights situation in Xinjiang”…
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Mars drops Uncle Ben's, reveals new name for rice brand
Mars drops Uncle Ben's, reveals new name for rice brand
| September 23rd | 2020  6:18AM
Mars drops Uncle Ben's, reveals new name for rice brand
NEW YORK (AP) — The Uncle Ben's rice brand is getting a new name: Ben's Original. Parent firm Mars Inc. unveiled the change Wednesday for the 70-year-old brand, the latest company to drop a logo criticized as a racial stereotype. Packaging with the new name will hit stores next year. “We listened to our associates and…
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German Cabinet approves 2021 budget with high borrowing
German Cabinet approves 2021 budget with high borrowing
| September 23rd | 2020  6:15AM
German Cabinet approves 2021 budget with high borrowing
Germany's Cabinet on Wednesday approved a 2021 budget that foresees significant borrowing for the second consecutive year as Europe's biggest economy tries to lessen the fallout of the coronavirus crisis. The budget plan calls for spending of 413.4 billion euros ($485 billion) next year, down from this year's exceptionally high 508.5…
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UK says no-deal Brexit could see 7,000-truck border queues
UK says no-deal Brexit could see 7,000-truck border queues
| September 23rd | 2020  6:09AM
UK says no-deal Brexit could see 7,000-truck border queues
LONDON (AP) — The British government says there could be lines of 7,000 trucks at the English Channel and two-day waits to get into France immediately after the U.K. makes its economic break from the European Union at the end of the year. Michael Gove, the minister in charge of Brexit preparations, described that as a worst-case scenario in a letter to logistics firms.
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Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) Stock: A Strong Option for Dividend Investors
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| September 23rd | 2020  6:05AM
Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) Stock: A Strong Option for Dividend Investors
Finding a great dividend stock to hold in your portfolio over the long-term can be a challenge in today’s market. With many companies cutting their payouts or at risk of doing so shortly, the degree of difficulty for dividend investors has gone up thanks to the pandemic and its impact on corporate earnings. Buying a great dividend-paying stock…
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Analysts Aren't Bullish on Factset Research Systems Stock…Is it a Contrarian Buy?
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| September 23rd | 2020  6:00AM
Analysts Aren't Bullish on Factset Research Systems Stock…Is it a Contrarian Buy?
Factset Research Systems (NYSE:FDS) may be one of the most under-loved U.S. mid-cap stocks—and this could be a good thing. The maker of analytical software for investment professionals has some of the best growth metrics in the information services space, although you wouldn't know it by the Street's opinions of its stock. Covered by 14 analysts, Factset does not presently have a single buy rating.
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Wendy’s (NYSE: WEN) Stock a Pandemic and Recovery Play
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| September 23rd | 2020  5:30AM
Wendy’s (NYSE: WEN) Stock a Pandemic and Recovery Play
Fast food restaurant chain The Wendy’s Company (NYSE: WEN) shares sold off with the S&P 500 index (NYSEARCA: SPY) during the pandemic plunge commencing in late February 2020. Shares were able to recover back to pre-COVID highs but formed a double-top at the $23.98 price level. Shares are currently in a downdraft setting up opportunistic pullback…
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Global shares mostly higher after Wall Street rebound
Global shares mostly higher after Wall Street rebound
| September 23rd | 2020  5:12AM
Global shares mostly higher after Wall Street rebound
World stocks were mostly higher on Wednesday as European shares advanced despite fresh data showing the regional economic recovery may be faltering. Surveys of purchasing managers by IHS Markit indicated business activity slowed in the region using the euro. Signs of strength in manufacturing were countered by weakness in the service sector, especially in places where coronavirus outbreaks are flaring, the report said.
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BioXCel Therapeutics (NASDAQ:BTAI) A Hot Buy That Confuses Analysts
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| September 23rd | 2020  5:00AM
BioXCel Therapeutics (NASDAQ:BTAI) A Hot Buy That Confuses Analysts
A lot of people have been following the healthcare market these days, if for no other reason than they now have a deeply personal connection to it thanks to Covid-19. But healthcare is more than one disease, as many hospitals discovered during the early days when few procedures were allowed to take place. One big new area for healthcare is the use…
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Asian shares mixed as worries percolate over pandemic
Asian shares mixed as worries percolate over pandemic
| September 23rd | 2020  3:01AM
Asian shares mixed as worries percolate over pandemic
Markets were mixed in Asia on Wednesday as investors kept a wary eye on how the coronavirus pandemic will affect the economic outlook. Stocks slipped in Japan and Hong Kong but rose in Seoul and Shanghai and jumped more than 2% in Sydney after the government reported retail sales have fared better than expected. Overnight,…
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US firm pleads guilty to paying bribes in Brazil, Venezuela
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| September 23rd | 2020  2:24AM
US firm pleads guilty to paying bribes in Brazil, Venezuela
MEDELLIN, Colombia (AP) — A major U.S. asphalt company agreed to pay $16.6 million in fines while pleading guilty Tuesday to federal charges that it paid millions in bribes to officials in Brazil, Ecuador and Venezuela for almost a decade to win lucrative contracts. The plea agreement by Sargeant Marine Inc. is part of a broader, ongoing crackdown on corrupt dealings in South America's commodities markets.
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Nike Moves Higher After eCommerce Results Impress
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| September 23rd | 2020  1:00AM
Nike Moves Higher After eCommerce Results Impress
Nike Is Successfully Navigating The Crisis There is a crisis, to be sure, within the retail industry. The COVID-19 pandemic has brick&mortar retailers on the ropes but not all are feeling the pain. eCommerce has emerged as not only a lifeline, but a growth opportunity and Nike (NYSE:NKE) is cashing in on it. The company just reported 3Q earnings and blew the consensus right out of the water.
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Innovation Will Push Corning (NYSE: GLW) to New Heights
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| September 23rd | 2020  1:00AM
Innovation Will Push Corning (NYSE: GLW) to New Heights
Corning (NYSE: GLW) recently raised its Q3 guidance, making it clear that its innovation will spearhead outperformance – even in a tough market. Here’s what CFO Tony Tripeny said in the release: “I’m pleased to share that the positive momentum seen in July has continued, and we expect third-quarter sequential sales growth in the low teens, higher than the current consensus estimate of high-single digits.
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Asian shares take breather after Wall Street gains
Asian shares take breather after Wall Street gains
| September 23rd | 2020  12:03AM
Asian shares take breather after Wall Street gains
Asian markets were mostly lower on Wednesday as investors kept a wary eye on how the coronavirus pandemic will affect the economic outlook. Stocks slipped Wednesday in Japan, Hong Kong and Seoul but rose in Sydney after the government reported retail sales fared better than expected. Overnight, the S&P 500 gained…
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House easily passes stopgap funding bill, averting shutdown
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| September 22nd | 2020  9:25PM
House easily passes stopgap funding bill, averting shutdown
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a sweeping bipartisan vote that takes a government shutdown off the table, the House passed a temporary government-wide funding bill Tuesday night, shortly after President Donald Trump prevailed in a behind-the-scenes fight over his farm bailout. The stopgap measure will keep federal agencies fully up and running…
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Tesla CEO Elon Musk's next big bet rides on better batteries
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| September 22nd | 2020  8:51PM
Tesla CEO Elon Musk's next big bet rides on better batteries
SAN RAMON, Calif. (AP) — Tesla is working on new battery technology that CEO Elon Musk says will enable the company within the next three years to make sleeker, more affordable cars that can travel dramatically longer distances on a single charge. But the battery breakthroughs that Musk unveiled Tuesday at a highly anticipated event didn't impress investors.
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Cintas (NASDAQ:CTAS) Issues Q2 Earnings Guidance
Dave & Buster's Entertainment's (PLAY) Buy Rating Reiterated at Raymond James
Cavco Industries (NASDAQ:CVCO) Upgraded at Craig Hallum
Nuance Communications (NASDAQ:NUAN) PT Raised to $40.00
AutoZone (NYSE:AZO) Price Target Raised to $1,320.00 at Wedbush
KB Home (NYSE:KBH) Price Target Raised to $44.00 at Wedbush
Marinus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:MRNS) Price Target Increased to $28.00 by Analysts at Oppenheimer
BMO Capital Markets Boosts Blueprint Medicines (NASDAQ:BPMC) Price Target to $113.00
Nike (NYSE:NKE) PT Raised to $160.00
Arconic (NYSE:ARNC) Price Target Raised to $30.00
Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Lifted to "Buy" at Deutsche Bank
Charter Communications (NASDAQ:CHTR) Price Target Increased to $724.00 by Analysts at Credit Suisse Group
Mullen Group Ltd (TSE:MTL) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.03
ServisFirst Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:SFBS) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.18
National Bank Financial Analysts Give SSR Mining (TSE:SSRM) a C$46.00 Price Target
National Bank Financial Raises First Quantum Minerals (TSE:FM) Price Target to C$18.50
Raymond James Increases HubSpot (NYSE:HUBS) Price Target to $320.00
General Mills (NYSE:GIS) Announces Earnings Results
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) PT Set at $115.00 by UBS Group

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In a form NS 43-101, two energy sector legends have told federal regulators that they may have found one of the world’s biggest lithium discoveries – a massive 7 million tons near Tonopah, Nevada, worth around $70 billion.

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