Activist sets sights on another health-care company with break-up potential

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Company: Evolent Health Inc. (EVH)

  • Business: Evolent is a health-care delivery and payment company. It supports health systems and physician organizations in their migration from fee-for-services reimbursement to value-based care and population health management payment models. The company has two segments — services and True Health. The services segment includes clinical and administrative solutions designed to help payers and providers administer value-based reimbursements. This segment includes Identifi, a proprietary technology system that aggregates and analyzes data, manages care workflows and engages patients. The services segment also offers specialty care management solutions that support
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An official records himself before his colleagues having sex with his secretary

A Philippine government official accidentally showed sexual relations with his secretary to all his colleagues and, later, to everyone.

Jesus Estil, the head of the Fatima Dos Village Council in Cavite, Philippines, joined a Zoom meeting with his colleagues and unknowingly turned on the camera.

While her colleagues were discussing local issues, Estil got up and walked over to a woman sitting on the couch a few steps from the computer. The two then engaged in a sexual act while their colleagues stared at them dumbfounded.

The woman was later identified as his secretary, and she is also in

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Profit declines for China’s big banks in first half of 2020 due to bad loans during coronavirus

Profit declines for China’s big banks in first half of 2020 due to bad loans during coronavirus

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Zoho One Showcased at Upcoming Webinar

As part of the final Educational Webinar series, Zoho is going to showcase Zoho One and show you how you can use it to optimize your digital presence.

Zoho One for Every Business Need is going to be held on September 23, 2020, from 1- 2 p.m. EDST.

The previous webinars tackled Setting Up Your Website, Establishing Your Brand Story and Elements of Website Design, and Converting Visitors to Leads: Web Forms, CTAs (Call to Actions)

Together these free webinars are intended to provide a basic understanding of getting online. Whether you are trying to create your first

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New York Mets Sold To Steve Cohen

New York Mets Sold To Steve Cohen

Reports indicate that the New York Mets have finally been sold to billionaire investor Steve Cohen. Mets fans around the world are rejoicing at the news, having wanted Fred Wilpon to sell the team for years now. But many sports fans may be wondering who would want to buy the Mets.

The team is known as possibly the most dysfunctional in Major League Baseball. Fred Wilpon and his son Jeff are accused by fans of mismanaging the team. And the Wilpon family has had problems since its involvement in the Bernie Madoff scandal.

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Meet the Black Interior Designer Behind GM’s First Fully-Electric Cadillac SUV

Cadillac added luxury and style to its new electric vehicle thanks in large part to a Black woman.

Earlier this month, General Motors unveiled its first fully-electric SUV, the Lyriq. To compete with rival luxury electric vehicle makers like Tesla, the Lyriq offers a number of innovative features as well as a sleek and lavish feel.

First mentioned in January 2019 at the Detroit auto show, the all-electric two-row SUV has the ability to park itself and pull out of a parking space on its own with no one inside. It is also equipped with GM’s advanced Super

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S&P 500’s stunning summer rally points to best August since 1986

It’s been a great August, up 6% for the S&P 500, the best August since 1986.

But then again, it was a great July. And a great June. May was pretty good, too, and April was downright eye-popping.

The Summer Rally (S&P 500 Monthly Returns)

  • April: up 12.7%
  • May: up 4.5%
  • June: up 1.8%
  • July: up 5.5%
  • August (so far): up 6.6%

Five straight up months. What’s going on?

“August is going to come out looking like capital markets are endorsing a US cyclical recovery,” Nicholas Colas from DataTrek told clients in a recent note.

Colas freely admits that

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