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Mon, Aug 20th, 2018
Elon Musk says cutting back on work hours isn't an option

Arianna Huffington is calling on Elon Musk to adopt a healthier work-life balance, but the Tesla CEO says that's not an option.

Egypt president ratifies law imposing internet controls

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has ratified an anti-cybercrime law that rights groups say paves the way for censoring online media.

Trump says he 'won't let' social media target conservatives

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump is accusing social media companies of "totally discriminating against Republican/Conservative voices" and says "we won't let that happen."

NIELSEN HOLDINGS SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KAHN SWICK & FOTI, LLC REMINDS INVESTORS WITH LOSSES IN EXCESS OF $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Nielsen Holdings plc - NLSN

NEW ORLEANS , Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, former Attorney General of Louisiana , Charles C. Foti, Jr. , remind investors that they have...

NLSN : 26.15 (-1.73%)
TESLA SHAREHOLDER ALERT BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: KAHN SWICK & FOTI, LLC REMINDS INVESTORS WITH LOSSES IN EXCESS OF $100,000 of Lead Plaintiff Deadline in Class Action Lawsuit Against Tesla, Inc. - TSLA

NEW ORLEANS , Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF") and KSF partner, former Attorney General of Louisiana , Charles C. Foti, Jr. , remind investors that they have...

TSLA : 305.50 (-8.93%)
US regulators target Facebook on discriminatory housing ads

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal regulators are alleging that Facebook's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination.

Privacy group tells FTC Google tracking violated 2011 order

A privacy group said in a letter sent to the Federal Trade Commission on Friday that Google has violated the terms of a 2011 settlement because of practices exposed in an this week.

GOOGL : 1,215.85 (-0.67%)
As Musk admits to job stress, Tesla's board may have to act

Elon Musk's erratic behavior was front and center again this week as the CEO of Tesla conceded that he's overwhelmed by job stress, pushing his electric car company's stock down and bringing pressure on...

Stocks jump as hopes rise for progress on China trade talks

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose late in the day Friday as investors welcomed signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. The Wall Street Journal reported that the countries...

MRO : 19.83 (+2.64%)
SRE : 116.85 (+0.72%)
ADBE : 245.70 (-1.28%)
NVDA : 244.82 (-4.90%)
NFLX : 316.78 (-1.76%)
JCP : 1.79 (+1.70%)
M : 36.03 (+0.61%)
Avista Healthcare Public Acquisition Corp. To Combine With Organogenesis Inc.

NEW YORK and CANTON, Mass. , Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Avista Healthcare Public Acquisition Corp. (NASDAQ: AHPA) ("AHPAC"), a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company, and Organogenesis...

AHPA : 10.11 (-0.10%)
Protagonist Therapeutics Reports Granting of Inducement Award

NEWARK, Calif. , Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Protagonist Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:PTGX) today reported that on August 15, 2018 , it issued an inducement award to Niall Murphy , the Company's...

PTGX : 8.87 (-1.99%)
The Latest: Tesla shares drop 9 percent after Musk interview

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Tesla CEO Elon Musk (all times local):

Markets Right Now: Stocks shake off wobbly start, end higher

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local):

Birth control app highlights emerging health tech market

LONDON (AP) — The condom, the pill and now, the smartphone?

KT Joins Philippines's $1.8 Bln Broadband Project

SEOUL, South Korea , Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- KT Corp. (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT), South Korea's largest telecommunications company, will participate in a nationwide project to drastically...

KT : 13.44 (-0.88%)
Purchase of GigaMedia Shares by CEO Cheng-Ming Huang

TAIPEI, Taiwan , Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- GigaMedia Limited (NASDAQ: GIGM) today announced that its Chief Executive Officer Cheng-Ming Huang a.k.a. James Huang has purchased a total of...

GIGM : 3.12 (+4.35%)
Inspired and the Pennsylvania Lottery Introduce Virtual Sports

NEW YORK , Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Inspired Entertainment, Inc. ("Inspired") (NASDAQ: INSE) today announced the launch of Xpress Sports , a new range of Virtual Sports games available through...

INSE : 7.00 (-3.45%)
SGMS : 29.55 (-3.59%)
Pro Wrestler Kenny Omega Joins Team Razer

IRVINE, Calif. , Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Razer ™ , the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, today announced its partnership with Kenny Omega, one of the highest rated professional...

RZZRY : 4.5300 (-1.31%)
Redfin Report: Home Prices Up 5.3% in July, Continuing a Trend of Moderating Growth

SEATTLE , Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: RDFN) -- U.S. home-sale prices increased 5.3 percent year over year to a median of $307,400 in July, according to Redfin ( www.redfin.com...

RDFN : 17.19 (-0.75%)
IMT Vislink To Launch New Advent Satellite Communication Products At IBC 2018

AMSTERDAM , Aug. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- xG Technology, Inc. ("xG" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), whose brands are recognized as the global leaders in live video communications in the...

XGTI : 0.47 (+11.90%)

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsSep E-mini S&Ps (ESU18 -0.11%) this morning are down -0.09% and European stocks are down -0.10% as losses in technology stocks weigh on the overall market. Nvidia is down almost 4% in pre-market trading and Applied Materi... Read More

Chart of the Day

Clarus Corp (CLAR)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the sporting goods stock Clarus(OTC:CLAR). I found the stock by using Barchart to sort today's New 52 Week High list forst by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month, then I used the Flipc...
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Agricharts Market Commentary

Today's Commentary

Corn futures closed the day with fractional to 1 cent losses in most nearby contracts, as September was up 1.82% on the week. CFTC data on Friday showed spec traders trimming their net short position in corn futures and options by 4,743 contracts dur...
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Alan Brugler writes this daily agricultural markets overview with opening, midday and closing comments directed at the gain and meat Ag markets.

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