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Petroteq Energy, Inc. (OTCPK:PQEFF) is a Canadian-registered holding company, publicly trading on the TSX Venture Exchange (Symbol: PQE) and the U.S. OTC. The company is focused on the development and implementation of proprietary oil-‎extraction and remediation technologies using a closed-loop solvent based extraction system that recovers bitumen from surface mining.

During the last decade the company has:

  • Assembled an 8,480 acre portfolio of leases with approximately 180 million stock tank barrels of bitumen resources at the Asphalt Ridge project near Vernal, Utah.
  • Built and tested a successful pilot plant to demonstrate the feasibility of profitably extracting commercial oil and petroleum products.
  • Engaged in dialog
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A Citi analyst on Monday opened a negative catalyst watch on shares of Micron Technology  (MU) – Get Report, a day before the semiconductor company is scheduled to report fourth-quarter earnings.

Shares of the Boise, Idaho, company at last check were up 0.4% at $49.31.

Analyst Christopher Danely, who has a sell rating on the shares with a $35 price target, said he expected Micron to report sales below guidance of $6 billion but in line with his $5.5 billion estimate due to what he called a double dip in DRAM.

The analyst also expects the stock to trade lower on the report and would be more constructive on the stock in the mid $30s, according to The Fly.

Last week, TheStreet.com Founder Jim Cramer said on CNBC that “Micron’s core DRAM business could be saved by their disk drive business, but I don’t see the stock

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The extent to which FedEx (FDX) beat expectations in 1Q begs a rather obvious question – can the outperformance continue? In the short term, I think it’s a yes. Despite the likely cost headwinds through peak demand in 2Q, the stronger utilization and productivity initiatives at Ground should still drive upside to earnings over the coming quarters. Longer-term, I think COVID has materially altered consumer behavior, and the resulting shift toward e-commerce bodes well for the landscape for parcel carriers. I agree the market appreciates the potential here, and as a result, the stock has re-rated. But given the additional earnings optionality from the TNT integration and COVID vaccine shipments, I think FDX has room to run.

Massive Beat in 1Q21

As 1Q showed, FDX is handling the changes brought about by COVID better than many had expected. For one, FDX was a clear beneficiary of the surge in e-commerce

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As COVID-19 continues to stress small businesses financially and operationally, small business owners across North America are turning to digital services to improve cash flow and modernize their payments ecosystems. Citing speed, security and transparency, more than half (57%) of small businesses say they’ve increased their use of digital services for business-to-business (B2B) payments since the start of the pandemic.

According to a new small business study by Mastercard, over one third (38%) of small business owners in the U.S. and Canada say they’re experiencing cash flow issues associated with late payments and slow processing times for cash and checks. While the challenges of traditional, physical payments existed before the pandemic, these pain points were magnified by widespread lockdowns and social distancing measures. Now, nearly half (48%) of small business owners say their business is one missed payment away from going under.


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Providing Collaboration to the Aerospace Industry

Guest speakers (from left top) KiMar Gartman, Col Eric J. Felt, Capt Roger Anderson, and Brett Scharinghausen visited with attendees during the virtual Tech Collision.

Guest speakers (from left top) KiMar Gartman, Col Eric J. Felt, Capt Roger Anderson, and Brett Scharinghausen visited with attendees during the virtual Tech Collision.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo, Aug. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fifty small businesses from around the country, took part in The Catalyst Accelerator’s (CA) first Tech Collision July 28-30, with more than 385 people in attendance.

The event was a collaboration with the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Space Vehicles Directorate (AFRL/RV), Small Business Administration-SBIR/STTR program, Small Business Development Center-Kansas, and Tech Warriors Ops. 

Sponsored in part by Lockheed Martin, AFRL and U.S. Space Force, the virtual event brought together small businesses and startups, government and industry tech scouts, and workshop educators.

Guest speakers including

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