Eric Trump’s Latest Attempt To Question The Election Goes Awry
Eric Trump on Tuesday appeared to continue to deny the 2020 election defeat of his father when he shared this image on Twitter:
Social media users interpreted the graphic as suggesting outgoing President Donald Trump would somehow ultimately end up victorious against President-elect Joe Biden.
The president has so far refused to concede the election and has made baseless allegations of mass voter fraud. He’s stalled the transition process, accused Democrats of rigging the vote and in the early hours of last Wednesday, with millions of ballots still left to count, even made a false declaration of victory.
Eric Trump and his brother, Donald Trump Jr., meanwhile, have assisted their father in spreading conspiracy theories and disinformation about the election in a desperate effort to throw the result into question.
Last week, Eric Trump was busted for tweeting a fake video that purported to show ballots for his father being burned. He has also conspiratorially tweeted that “people know exactly what is going on in this country.” Earlier Tuesday, Eric Trump was widely mocked on Twitter for urging people to vote — one week late.
Eric Trump shared the graphic without comment.
But critics on Twitter had plenty to say:
Stock Alert: Celsius Holdings Climbs On Quarterly Results
Shares of calorie-burning fitness beverages maker Celsius Holdings, Inc. (CELH) are rising more than 10% Thursday morning on upbeat third-quarter results.
The stock touched a new high of $28.49 this morning.
Third-quarter net income was $4.8 million or $0.06 per share versus $961,042 or a $0.03 per share a year ago. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters were expecting earnings of $0.02 per share
Revenue for the quarter rose 80% year-over-year to $36.8 million.
The company had double-digit growth in traditional channels of trade and expansion with world class retail and distribution partners as well as 111% growth in ecommerce sales.
The consensus revenue estimate was for $33 million.
“Moving through the fourth quarter and into 2021, the company expects a continuation of the accelerated DSD (direct store delivery) transition with our retail partners, further expansion into the underpenetrated convenience channel and new innovative flavors across expanded geographic markets,” said John Fieldly, President and Chief Executive Officer.
Stock Alert: Howmet Aerospace Raises Annual Outlook, Stock Jumps
Shares of Howmet Aerospace Inc. (HWM) are climbing more than 23% Monday morning after the company raised its full-year outlook.
The stock touched a new high of $23.14 this morning.
The company expects full-year revenue to be about $5.250 billion +/- $30M, up from the prior guidance of $5.200 billion +/- $100M. On average, 6 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect the company to report full-year revenue of $5.19 billion.
Howmet has raised full-year earnings per share expectation to the range of $0.68 – $0.76 from $0.60 – $0.72, provided earlier. The consensus estimate is at $0.71 per share.
The company sees fourth quarter revenue to be in the range of $1.20 billion – $1.26 billion and adjusted earnings per share to be in the range of $0.13 – $0.21. The consensus estimate for fourth-quarter revenue is $1.19 billion and for EPS is at $0.13 per share.
Third-quarter earnings on an adjusted basis was $0.03 per share, missed the consensus estimate at $0.05 per share.
Revenue of $1.134 billion, down 37% year over year, beat the the view at $1.12 billion.
CNN Supercut Exposes Election Hypocrisy Of Donald Trump’s Biggest Sycophants
The hypocrisy of President Donald Trump’s biggest sycophants was on full display in a supercut that CNN’s Chris Cuomo aired on Wednesday night.
The montage features footage of prominent Republicans who mocked Democrats as “crybabies” following Trump’s 2016 election victory over then-Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.
In the video, Kayleigh McEnany, who is now the White House press secretary, says “no one should question” Trump’s win. Fox News’ Sean Hannity calls Democrats “sore losers,” while former White House counselor Kellyanne Conway criticizes them for not accepting the election result, even though Clinton conceded.
Now that Trump is refusing to acknowledge defeat in the 2020 election and making unfounded allegations of mass voter fraud, Cuomo noted how Republicans’ positions on elections have conveniently flipped 180 degrees.
“Shame on them,” Cuomo said. “A wax museum is less cold-blooded than these people are.”
Check out the video here:
Meanwhile, The Washington Post this week highlighted Fox News personalities’ stunning change in tone about election results with this video:
Great Portland Estates H1 EPRA Profit Declines – Quick Facts
Great Portland Estates Plc (GPOR.L) reported a loss before tax of 154.8 million pounds for the six months ended 30 September 2020 compared to profit of 44.4 million pounds, previous year. Loss per share was 61.2 pence compared to profit of 16.7 pence. EPRA earnings was 20.6 million pounds, down 26.7% from last year. EPRA earnings per share declined to 8.2 pence from 10.6 pence.
First half total revenue declined to 38.7 million pounds from 54.4 million pounds, last year. Net rental income was 30.6 million pounds compared to 39.5 million pounds.
The Board has declared an interim ordinary dividend of 4.7 pence per share which will be paid on 5 January 2021.
Trump admin is stepping back from stimulus negotiations – Bloomberg News reporter tweet
Nov 12 (Reuters) – The Trump administration is said to be stepping back from negotiations with Congress over a stimulus package, a Bloomberg News reporter said in a tweet on Thursday. bit.ly/2K3ruWf.
The administration is leaving it up to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to revive talks with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, another Bloomberg reporter tweeted, citing sources.