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Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL) Holdings Cut by Tower Research Capital LLC TRC


Tower Research Capital LLC TRC lessened its position in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (NYSE:RCL) by 55.6% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 2,607 shares of the company’s stock after selling 3,261 shares during the period. Tower Research Capital LLC TRC’s holdings in Royal Caribbean Cruises were worth $339,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

Other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Smithfield Trust Co. grew its holdings in Royal Caribbean Cruises by 235.3% in the 3rd quarter. Smithfield Trust Co. now owns 1,073 shares of the company’s stock worth $140,000 after acquiring an additional 753 shares…

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After gut punch from genealogical research, reparations


Four years ago, I got a two-inch thick packet of photocopies of genealogical research my aunt had commissioned. One of my Virginia ancestors arrived from England in 1630, and by the mid-1600s, he had become a very large landowner. Yes, he owned slaves.

For some people with European ancestry, genealogical research brings pleasant discoveries: third cousins in Ireland who are eager to connect, perhaps, or cemetery stones in a German graveyard displaying the family name.

For us, however, genealogical research delivered a one-two punch in the gut.

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IBM Research Teams up With Agritech Firm to Boost African Agribusiness with Blockchain


IBM Research has teamed up with United States-based agriculture tech firm Hello Tractor to boost the African agriculture industry with blockchain. The partnership was described in a Dec. 11 blog post on IBM’s official website.

According to the post, the IBM Research division in Kenya is working with Hello Tractor’s developers in order to apply various tools and technologies, including blockchain, to the Hello Tractor mobile platform that enables farmers to access tractor services on demand.

Specifically, IBM Research scientists will incorporate blockchain and the Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to Hello Tractor’s tool platform. IBM Research also intends to integrate the platform with its own cloud solution IBM Cloud, as well as Watson Decision Platform for Agriculture, a jointly…

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Locally relevant and quality ECCE programmes: implications of research on indigenous African …



Locally relevant and quality ECCE programmes: implications of research on indigenous African child development and socialization. Person as author …
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Analyst Research Roundup: Semtech Corporation (SMTC), Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (RCL)


Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC) tinted gains of +1.02% (+0.51 points) to US$50.55. The volume of 0.76 Million shares climbed down over an trading activity of 496.82 Million shares. EPS ratio determined by looking at last 12 month figures is 1.35. Over the same time span, the stock marked US$60.55 as its best level and the lowest price reached was US$31.3. The corporation has a market cap of US$3.34 Billion.

Semtech Corporation (NASDAQ:SMTC)’s earnings per share has been growing at a 19.1 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as 0.3 percent. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at 7 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was 12.3 percent. The company’s institutional ownership is monitored at 0…

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WVU professor's research reveals disparity in infant mortality rates



Some can request an analysis back, but Andress said West Virginia did not because the state has such a small population of African-Americans.
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