Shares of Netflix  (NFLX) – Get Report were higher Wednesday after the media-streaming major’s price target was raised to a Wall Street high $650 from $600 at Pivotal Research with a buy rating. 

The new target indicates 28% potential upside from the stock’s Tuesday closing price. The stock recently was 3.1% higher at $521.50. 

Netflix is in the middle of a “virtuous cycle” of subscribers paying for the company’s spending on new content, and that new content subsequently brings in more subscribers, Pivotal analyst Jeffrey Wlodarczak said in the note. 

This cycle should help Netflix “remain as the dominant subscription-video-on-demand player for the foreseeable future,” Wlodarczak said. 

Competition has increased as Comcast  (CMCSA) – Get Report launched the Peacock streaming network and, to a lesser extent, from HBO Max  (T) – Get Report and the return of sports, the analyst said. 

“As NFLX continues

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Oct 05, 2020

During and after their regular meeting on Monday, Oct. 5, the Cumberland County Board of Commissioners presented local businesses with Small Business Resiliency Grant checks.

Five recipients received checks at the Judge E. Maurice Braswell Cumberland County Courthouse:

  • Competition Auto, Inc.
  • Cumberland County Roasters, LLC
  • Just Like Mom, LLC
  • Itzaduzie, Inc.
  • Megaplay, LLC

In May 2020, Cumberland County Community Development established a Small Business Resiliency Grant Program to assist qualified local businesses that have suffered economic hardship because of the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of the first grant cycle, 22 local businesses have received notice of awards.

New Grant Cycle Open
Community Development opened a new grant cycle in August for the initiative.

The Small Business Resiliency Grant Program is supported by Community Development Block Grant funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The

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(Bloomberg) — The once-in-a-century pandemic is wreaking havoc on the market’s tried-and-tested barometers for the business cycle.

At first glance, Wall Street looks like it’s teeming with the kind of greed usually reserved for the end of an economic expansion. Corporations globally have already issued a record $2.7 trillion of debt. Private-equity firms are borrowing to pay lavish dividends. Tech stocks are at dot-com-era valuations.

Yet that’s the wrong interpretation, according to market players like the strategists at Morgan Stanley and fund managers surveyed by Bank of America Corp. They reckon an economic recovery is just getting started, and once the virus is controlled it will power the cross-asset rally in earnest.

That makes it a confusing time for anyone allocating assets based on where we are in the cycle.



chart, histogram: Pricey stocks are typically a late-cycle phenomenon


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Pricey stocks are typically a late-cycle phenomenon

“You’ve got this early cycle and late cycle melding going on,”

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By DAVID J. HILL

A quarter of a century. That’s how long a UB center that specializes in advancing universal design has been continuously funded.

The Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access, or IDEA Center, was just awarded another five-year, $4.6 million grant from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research for the center’s Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Physical Access and Transportation (RERC). The RERC is in partnership with the University Health Network in Toronto and the University of Michigan, among other stakeholders.

Over the past two-plus decades now, the IDEA Center — which is housed within the School of Architecture and Planning — has worked to advance the field of universal design. The center is a globally recognized leader in the field.

The center’s work has included developments to improve access to public transportation for people with disabilities, as well as a first-of-its-kind program,

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AS A recent positive letter contributor on the installation of the new cycle lanes, I now find myself being described by Patrick McClure as a “Green Party and Green Peace supporting zealot” in the latest batch of attempts to support the Southampton Conservative councillors attacks on their own national government policies.

Well Mr McClure, I am not a Green Party member or voter, and nor am l a member or have I ever contributed to Greenpeace.

Like all responsible people I take very seriously the issues of the environment and public health and as a grandfather of fourteen and great-grandfather of one I feel I have a responsibility for their future in our city and indeed on the planet.

I am broadly in favour of the new cycle lanes as a step in the direction of improving the city’s environment with the obvious provision that trials and alterations may be

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BUFFALO, N.Y. — A quarter of a century. That’s how long a University at Buffalo center that specializes in advancing universal design has been continuously funded.

The Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access, or IDEA Center, was just awarded another five-year, $4.6 million grant from the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research for the center’s Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center on Physical Access and Transportation (RERC).

The RERC is in partnership with the University Health Network in Toronto and the University of Michigan, among other stakeholders.

Over the past two-plus decades now, the IDEA Center — which is housed within UB’s School of Architecture and Planning — has worked to advance the field of universal design. The center is a globally-recognized leader in the field.

The center’s work has included developments to improve access to public transportation for people with disabilities, as well as a first-of-its-kind program,

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Cycle Pharmaceuticals, a privately-owned, global, patient-dedicated biotechnology company focused on developing and delivering medicines for rare diseases, has been featured as one of the Sunday Times 10 Tech Track Ones to Watch 2020.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200907005368/en/

The Sunday Times launched the Tech Track 100 list 20 years ago to recognise Britain’s fastest-growing private technology companies. The Tech Track 10 Ones to Watch showcases companies that do not yet meet the criteria of the main Tech Track 100 league table, but which have achieved strong sales growth, are forecasting strong sales growth, and have innovative technologies.

The Sunday Times Tech Track 100 supplement including the 10 Ones to Watch was published on Sunday 6th September 2020, within the business section of the Sunday Times. The digital edition can be downloaded from: www.fasttrack.co.uk.

Earlier this week, Cycle announced a $25m debt financing from

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  • A business cycle is the periodic growth and decline of a nation’s economy, measured mainly by its GDP.
  • Governments try to manage business cycles by spending, raising or lowering taxes, and adjusting interest rates.
  • Business cycles can affect individuals in a number of ways, from job-hunting to investing.
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A business cycle, sometimes called a “trade cycle” or “economic cycle,” refers to a series of stages in the economy as it expands and contracts. Constantly repeating, it is primarily measured by the rise and fall of gross domestic product (GDP) in a country.

Business cycles are universal to all nations that have capitalistic economies. All such economies will experience these natural periods of growth and declines, though not all at the same time. However, given the increased globalization, business cycles tend to happen at similar times across countries more often than they

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