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Friday November 28th 2014

  

Latest news for Yacktman Svc(YACKX) (See analysis on YACKX)

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Poor performance catching up with active stock fund managers -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Poor performance catching up with active stock fund managers

Poor performance catching up with active stock fund managers -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Poor performance catching up with active stock fund managers

Is Your Risk Tolerance at War With Your Risk Capacity? -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Is Your Risk Tolerance at War With Your Risk Capacity?
[Morningstar] - What the difference is--and how you can help mend fences.

NTF Platforms Can Mean Higher Costs -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)NTF Platforms Can Mean Higher Costs

Shrinking Alpha -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Shrinking Alpha

Investing in Consistent Companies at the Right Price: A Wall Street Transcript Interview with Stephen Yacktman, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of Yacktman Asset Management -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Investing in Consistent Companies at the Right Price: A Wall Street Transcript Interview with Stephen Yacktman, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of Yacktman Asset Management
[Wall Street Transcript] - 67 WALL STREET, New York - May 13, 2014 - The Wall Street Transcript has just published its Investing Strategies Report offering timely interviews with professional portfolio managers for serious investors. ...

AMG Adjusted Profit Rises 11% as Rally Boosts Assets -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)AMG Adjusted Profit Rises 11% as Rally Boosts Assets

[video] Tortoise vs. the hare investing -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)[video] Tortoise vs. the hare investing

For Best Rebalancing Results, Get Out Your Scalpel -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)For Best Rebalancing Results, Get Out Your Scalpel

Investments That Are Hard to Own but Worth It? Readers Share -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Investments That Are Hard to Own but Worth It? Readers Share

Is Your Risk Tolerance at War With Your Risk Capacity? -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Is Your Risk Tolerance at War With Your Risk Capacity?

Don't Let a Subpar 2013 Sour You on These Superior Funds -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)Don't Let a Subpar 2013 Sour You on These Superior Funds
[Morningstar] - Even Gold- and Silver-rated funds can have an off year.

As Markets Rise, Cautious Mutual Funds Sell Stocks -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)As Markets Rise, Cautious Mutual Funds Sell Stocks

A Checklist for Fund Investors -  Yacktman Svc Fund (YACKX)A Checklist for Fund Investors

  

  

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Friday November 28th 2014: Latest financial news from the world

Asia wilts after OPEC refrains from cuts -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsAsia wilts after OPEC refrains from cuts

A pedestrian looks at an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average and various stock prices outside a brokerage in TokyoBy Lisa Twaronite TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices seized the Asian spotlight on Friday, as related shares and currencies plunged in the wake of OPEC's decision to refrain from cutting output despite a supply glut. With U.S. markets shut on Thursday for the Thanksgiving holiday, investors focused on the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries' meeting in Vienna, where Saudi Arabia blocked calls from poorer cartel members to cut production to stem a slide in global prices. ...



Kinder Morgan loses bid to extend injunction against Canada protesters -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsKinder Morgan loses bid to extend injunction against Canada protesters

The entrance for the Kinder Morgan Tank Farm is pictured in BurnabyVANCOUVER (Reuters) - Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP said on Thursday that it would clear its equipment and crews off a mountain in the Vancouver suburb of Burnaby by month-end, after it lost a bid to extend an injunction keeping protesters away from the site. A B.C. Supreme Court judge also threw out civil contempt charges against dozens of protesters arrested while rallying against the pipeline project due to confusion about the GPS coordinates in the original injunction order. ...



Toyota recalls more cars for dangerous Takata air bags -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsToyota recalls more cars for dangerous Takata air bags

A security guard walks under the logo of Toyota Motor Corp in TokyoBy Chang-Ran Kim and Mari Saito TOKYO (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp said on Thursday it would recall 57,000 vehicles globally to replace potentially deadly air bags made by Takata Corp, as a safety crisis around the Japanese auto parts maker looks far from being contained. Toyota's action follows a recall by rival Honda Motor Co for the same problem two weeks ago after revelations of a fifth death, in Malaysia, linked to Takata's air bag inflator. ...



Saudis block OPEC output cut, sending oil price plunging -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsSaudis block OPEC output cut, sending oil price plunging

OPEC Secretary-General al-Badri waits for the start of a meeting of OPEC oil ministers at OPEC's headquarters in ViennaVIENNA (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia blocked calls on Thursday from poorer members of the OPEC oil exporter group for production cuts to arrest a slide in global prices, sending benchmark crude plunging to a fresh four-year low.



Poor performance catching up with active stock fund managers -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsPoor performance catching up with active stock fund managers

The Wall St. sign is seen outside the door to the New York Stock Exchange in New York's financial districtBy Ross Kerber BOSTON (Reuters) - Stock-picking fund managers are testing their investors’ patience with some of the worst investment returns in decades. With bad bets on financial shares, missed opportunities in technology stocks and too much cash on the sidelines, roughly 85 percent of active large-cap stock funds have lagged their benchmark indexes through Nov. 25 this year, according to an analysis by Lipper, a Thomson Reuters research unit. It is likely their worst comparative showing in 30 years, Lipper said. ...



GlaxoSmithKline fires executive who raised race complaint in South Africa: Bloomberg -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsGlaxoSmithKline fires executive who raised race complaint in South Africa: Bloomberg

The logo of GlaxoSmithKline is seen on its office building in Shanghai(Reuters) - Britain's biggest drugmaker, GlaxoSmithKline Plc, fired an executive from its South African unit for refusing to appear for a performance review, which was called a week after he complained of racial discrimination in the workplace, Bloomberg reported, citing company documents.



Fukushima workers still in murky labor contracts: Tepco survey -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsFukushima workers still in murky labor contracts: Tepco survey

Workers wearing radiation protective gear stand on a water tank storing radiation contaminated water at TEPCO's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima prefectureTOKYO (Reuters) - The number of workers at Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant on false contracts has increased in the last year, the station operator said, highlighting murky labor conditions at the site despite a pledge to improve the work environment. The survey results released by Tokyo Electric Power Co (Tepco) late on Thursday showed that around 30 percent of plant workers polled said that they were paid by a different company from the contractor that normally directs them at the worksite, which is illegal under Japan's labor laws. ...



Barclays says its Swiss private bank drops out of U.S. tax deal -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsBarclays says its Swiss private bank drops out of U.S. tax deal

The Barclays logo is seen outside a branch of the bank in central LondonZURICH (Reuters) - Barclays' private bank in Switzerland has dropped out of a U.S. program aimed at cracking down on wealthy Americans evading taxes through hidden offshore accounts, the British bank's market head for Switzerland said on Thursday.



Honda says defective Takata air bags in 2002 used different design -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsHonda says defective Takata air bags in 2002 used different design

Billboard advertisement of Takata Corp is pictured in TokyoDETROIT (Reuters) - Honda Motor Co said it was aware of a ruptured Takata air bag inflator in a car that was covered by a 2002 recall but the inflator design was different from one that ruptured in a 2004 accident.



UK retailers embrace 'Black Friday' discounts -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsUK retailers embrace 'Black Friday' discounts

A woman enters a Tesco store in south LondonLONDON (Reuters) - Britain's high streets, malls and online sites were awash with discounts on Friday as more retailers than ever embraced U.S.-style "Black Friday" promotions, seeking to kickstart trading in the key Christmas period. In the United States the Friday following the Thanksgiving Day holiday is called Black Friday because spending usually surges and indicates the point at which American retailers begin to turn a profit for the year, or go "into the black". ...



General strike shuts down services across Greece -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsGeneral strike shuts down services across Greece

Members of pro-communist union PAME take part in an protest during a general strike in Athens, on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013. Services across Greece shut down Wednesday as unions held a 24-hour general strike to protest further austerity cuts in the cash-strapped country. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Services across Greece shut down Wednesday as unions staged a 24-hour general strike and held peaceful demonstrations to protest further austerity cuts in the cash-strapped country.



Unemployment rates fall in two-thirds of US states -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsUnemployment rates fall in two-thirds of US states
Unemployment rates fell in two-thirds of U.S. states last month, evidence that modest economic growth is boosting hiring in most areas of the country.
US stocks edge higher in afternoon trading -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsUS stocks edge higher in afternoon trading

FILE - This May 11, 2007 file photo shows a Wall Street sign in front of the flag-draped facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks edged higher in early trading Thursday, May 22, 2014, extending gains from a day earlier. Investors cheered earnings news from several retailers, including Best Buy, Dollar Tree and L Brands. Sears fell sharply after reporting disappointing results. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)Stocks were on track to finish higher Thursday afternoon for the second day in a row as investors drew encouragement from reports on Chinese manufacturing, U.S. home sales and some positive earnings from Best Buy, Dollar Tree and other retailers.



US stocks edge higher in midday trading -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsUS stocks edge higher in midday trading

FILE - This May 11, 2007 file photo shows a Wall Street sign in front of the flag-draped facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks edged higher in early trading Thursday, May 22, 2014, extending gains from a day earlier. Investors cheered earnings news from several retailers, including Best Buy, Dollar Tree and L Brands. Sears fell sharply after reporting disappointing results. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)Major stock indexes shifted higher in midday trading Thursday, getting a lift from an encouraging report on Chinese manufacturing and some positive earnings from Best Buy, Dollar Tree and other retailers. The market also got a boost from data showing modest improvement in sales of previously occupied homes.



US stocks edge higher in morning trading -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsUS stocks edge higher in morning trading

FILE - This May 11, 2007 file photo shows a Wall Street sign in front of the flag-draped facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks edged higher in early trading Thursday, May 22, 2014, extending gains from a day earlier. Investors cheered earnings news from several retailers, including Best Buy, Dollar Tree and L Brands. Sears fell sharply after reporting disappointing results. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)Major stock indexes moved higher in morning trading Friday, shaking off the prior day's slide over the possible geopolitical fallout from the downing of a passenger jet flying over eastern Ukraine. Investors had their eye on financial results from several big companies, including Google and Honeywell International.



US stocks are mixed in early trading -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsUS stocks are mixed in early trading

FILE - This Aug. 9, 2011 photo shows a Wall Street street sign near the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. U.S. stocks are opening slightly higher Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 as investors weigh gains in productivity against worsening geopolitical concerns. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are opening mixed as investors look over more earnings reports from big companies.



Korea's Pantech shows signs of life with new phablet -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsKorea's Pantech shows signs of life with new phablet

Korea's Pantech shows signs of life with new phabletDespite its new phablet, the Pop-up Note, selling out in half a day, the handset maker has failed to find a buyer after filing for bankruptcy earlier in August.>



Learning from the Masters of Samsung: Part 1 Young-Seog Kang -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsLearning from the Masters of Samsung: Part 1 Young-Seog Kang

Learning from the Masters of Samsung: Part 1 Young-Seog KangNot everyone gets to be a ‘Master.’ You need to be eminently skilled and knowledgeable in a certain field. It is a title of honor that never comes easily, especially at Samsung. There are, however, …



Making the Sunset More Beautiful than Ever -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsMaking the Sunset More Beautiful than Ever

Making the Sunset More Beautiful than Ever* This is an article by Dr. Junseo Choi, professor, Department of Sport Industry and Management, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea. Views and opinions expressed in this article are of Choi and do not represent those …



Leadership Matters: Gratitude Leads to Greatness -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsLeadership Matters: Gratitude Leads to Greatness

Leadership Matters: Gratitude Leads to Greatness"Once you start recognizing the truth of your story, finish the story. It happened but you're still here, you're still capable, powerful, you're not your circumstance. It happened and you made it through. You're still fully equipped with every single tool you need to fulfill your purpose."― Steve MaraboliOn Thanksgiving, most of us...



Focus On Profits Is Not Enough For A Great Business -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsFocus On Profits Is Not Enough For A Great Business
It's always been tough to start a new business, even when the bottom line was just making a profit to stay alive. A few years ago, a second focus of sustainability ("green") was added as a requirement for respectability. Now I often hear a third mandate of social responsibility. Entrepreneurs are now measured against the "triple bottom line"...
Adam West: 'If I didn't love Batman, I'd be a little bit strange' -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsAdam West: 'If I didn't love Batman, I'd be a little bit strange'

Adam West: 'If I didn't love Batman, I'd be a little bit strange'The inimitable Adam West talks about playing Batman once again for a special level based on the much-loved 1960s TV show in LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham, and why he's the "luckiest actor in the world".>



Lego Christmas tree lights up Sydney -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsLego Christmas tree lights up Sydney

Lego Christmas tree lights up SydneyA 10-metre tall Christmas tree built out of Lego stands tall in Sydney, Australia to celebrate the holiday season.>



The art and science of the bottom of a whisky glass -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsThe art and science of the bottom of a whisky glass

The art and science of the bottom of a whisky glassPhotographer Ernie Button discovered a world of beauty -- and fluid science -- in the residue of evaporated whisky.>



Syrian Electronic Army attack spreads pop-ups across news sites -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsSyrian Electronic Army attack spreads pop-ups across news sites

Syrian Electronic Army attack spreads pop-ups across news sites"You've been hacked" messages appear at CNBC, the Boston Globe and UK newspapers. The attack comes through an Internet address hijacking involving startup Gigya.>



Selene Chin: Ground Yourself With the Right Skills -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsSelene Chin: Ground Yourself With the Right Skills

Selene Chin: Ground Yourself With the Right SkillsThis is part of the #CareerAdvice series featuring successful professionals sharing their advice with people who would like to take their career to the next level.One of the main things that hiring managers would ask candidates during a job interview is whether the applicants consider themselves team players or leaders.Selene Chin, Managing...



European Parliament vote promotes idea of a Google breakup -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsEuropean Parliament vote promotes idea of a Google breakup

European Parliament vote promotes idea of a Google breakupA resolution calls on Europe's competition regulators to consider "unbundling" Google's other commercial services from its search business. The vote sends a signal -- but it's only symbolic.>



'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer will be on iTunes on Friday -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) news'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer will be on iTunes on Friday

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' trailer will be on iTunes on FridayThe first look at JJ Abrams' new entry to the "Star Wars" saga will appear online as well as in theatres.>



What Baby Boomers Are Thankful for in 2014 -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsWhat Baby Boomers Are Thankful for in 2014
Thanksgiving Day is traditionally a day for families and friends to get together for a turkey feast with all the trimmings and to give thanks for the blessings in our lives.  I am thankful for my good health, my family and my wife, with whom I celebrated our 40th wedding anniversary this year.
Arctic Monkeys and Pink Floyd spinning record sales of vinyl records -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsArctic Monkeys and Pink Floyd spinning record sales of vinyl records

Arctic Monkeys and Pink Floyd spinning record sales of vinyl recordsTwo distinct types of music lovers are buying LPs in numbers not seen since the 1990s.>



'Star Trek' began filming 50 years ago -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) news'Star Trek' began filming 50 years ago

'Star Trek' began filming 50 years agoThe crew of the Enterprise walked in front of cameras for the first time on 27 November 1964 -- but the legendary TV show nearly didn't make it to the screen.>



AT&T's fiber Internet rollout will continue, kinda -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsAT&T's fiber Internet rollout will continue, kinda

AT&T's fiber Internet rollout will continue, kindaThe company tells the FCC that it will go forward with its current GigaPower fiber network plans but that it's still waiting to hear what happens with Net neutrality in Washington.>



EU wants 'right to be forgotten' applied globally -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsEU wants 'right to be forgotten' applied globally

EU wants 'right to be forgotten' applied globallyPrivacy watchdogs in Europe say the controversial ruling, which affects only local European versions of Google's search engine, should be applied more broadly.>



At least 6 ways we are using NFC -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsAt least 6 ways we are using NFC

At least 6 ways we are using NFCWe all know that NFC works like magic. It allows us to communicate with other devices by just touching them or putting them very close together (no more than few inches). But what are we …



LG to launch its own take on the Surface Pro -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsLG to launch its own take on the Surface Pro

LG to launch its own take on the Surface ProUnsatisfied with its previous attempts at a hybrid range, ​LG Electronics is planning to launch a new hybrid with a detachable keyboard that resembles Microsoft's Surface Pro 3.>



LG names new mobile boss in annual reshuffle -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsLG names new mobile boss in annual reshuffle

LG names new mobile boss in annual reshuffleLG Electronics, South Korea's second largest handset maker, has appointed a new executive to spearhead its mobile business and expand on recent global success.>



After Uber's stumble, is it Lyft and Sidecar's time to shine? -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsAfter Uber's stumble, is it Lyft and Sidecar's time to shine?

After Uber's stumble, is it Lyft and Sidecar's time to shine?Both Lyft and Sidecar see significant bumps in business after Uber's publicity blunders, but it appears it'll take more than a boycott to oust the top dog.>



GoPro to release consumer drones next year, report says -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsGoPro to release consumer drones next year, report says

GoPro to release consumer drones next year, report saysThe company's line of action cameras is already popular with drone enthusiasts. Now GoPro wants to sell aircraft as well.>



First budget Android One phone arrives in UK, but faces stiff competition -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsFirst budget Android One phone arrives in UK, but faces stiff competition

First budget Android One phone arrives in UK, but faces stiff competitionThe Sparkle V from Indian firm Karbonn Mobile is the first phone to launch in the UK that follows Google's Android One spec for low-cost smartphones -- but it's not as cheap as you might think.>



Twitter is now tracking the apps you download -  Yacktman Svc(YACKX) newsTwitter is now tracking the apps you download

Twitter is now tracking the apps you downloadTwitter has announced that it has started collecting data on the apps its users download and install on their smartphones.>



  

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