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CPG Consolidation Fever Heats Up, As Kraft Heinz Pursues Unilever

Unilever , however, said that the proposal " fundamentally undervalues " the company, and that it saw "no merit, either financial or strategic" for the deal. The firm warns, however, that agreeing a d...

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Chicago issues $90000 fine to former Obama adviser for illegal Uber lobbying

Chicago issues $90000 fine to former Obama adviser for illegal Uber lobbying

Plouffe was trying to help the ride-hailing company with regulations for picking up travelers at Chicago airports. According to the ethics board, Plouffe and Uber did not challenge the allegations...

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'Day Without Immigrants' encourages workers to stay home Thursday in solidarity

'Day Without Immigrants' encourages workers to stay home Thursday in solidarity

On a warm February day like this one, Las Delicias Ice Cream Shop would normally be filled with customers, its employees busy scooping ice cream. Dozens of restaurants and chains in the nation's c...

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Unilever rejects £115bn mega-merger with Kraft Heinz

On Thursday, Kraft Heinz , based in Chicago and Pittsburgh, reported net sales of $26.5 billion, while saying it would continue its cost-cutting efforts, targeting pre-tax cost savings of $1.7 billio...

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Ryan: GOP To Unveil Obamacare Repeal, Replace Bill After Recess

They are also facing resistance from constituents that has materialized in hostile town hall meetings back home. Ryan told reporters Thursday that the repeal and replace measure will be introduce...

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IRS Begins To Release Delayed Tax Refunds

IRS Begins To Release Delayed Tax Refunds

Before Feb. 18, some taxpayers may see a projected date or a message that indicates the IRS is processing their return. Access the products using mobile devices in two ways: (1) Use the IRS app, IRS...

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Dividend Growth of Molson Coors Brewing Company

Dividend Growth of Molson Coors Brewing Company

The growth estimate for Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE:TAP) for the current quarter is -2.2 percent. The stock touched its high share price of $112.19 on Oct 14, 2016 and the stock also touched ...

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English, Turnbull pledge to work together on future of TPP

They'll take a walk along the lakefront on Saturday morning before the Turnbulls return to Australia. It's the second time Malcolm Turnbull has turned down an offer to take 150 refugees from the off...

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USA dollar climbs on Yellen's remarks

USA dollar climbs on Yellen's remarks

Yellen's testimony this week has provided renewed impetus to the so-called "Trumpflation trade": a repositioning of investors' portfolios out of bonds and into equities in anticipation of a faster p...

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Republic Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:RSG) To Report Earnings

GAM Holding AG now owns 150,304 shares of the company's stock valued at $7,712,000 after buying an additional 59,464 shares during the period. Finally, Royal Bank of Scotland Group PLC boosted its sta...

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Janet Yellen Says Federal Reserve Will Soon Say Good Bye to QE

Janet Yellen Says Federal Reserve Will Soon Say Good Bye to QE

She noted the "considerable uncertainty" surrounding the economic outlook, pointing to possible incoming changes to USA fiscal policy, sources and trajectory of future productivity and global developm...

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NetApp's (NTAP) "Market Perform" Rating Reaffirmed at BMO Capital Markets

Finally, BTIG Research reissued a neutral rating on shares of NetApp in a research report on Tuesday. Piper Jaffray Companies raised NetApp from a neutral rating to an overweight rating and boosted ...

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USA stocks end the session higher.Nasdaq leads the way

USA stocks end the session higher.Nasdaq leads the way

The S&P 500 fell 2.03 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,347.22. He said he still sees stocks as better investments than bonds. DROPPING YIELDS: The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.41 per...

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Revenue Estimates Analysis of: UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH)

While looking at the Stock's Performance, UnitedHealth Group Incorporated now shows a Weekly Performance of 2%, where Monthly Performance is 3.75%, Quarterly performance is 7.93%, 6 Months performan...

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Blackhawk Network Holdings posts 4Q profit

The company's consensus rating on Reuter's scale remained unchanged from 2.9 to 2.9 during a month. They issued a "market perform" rating and a $41.00 price target on the stock. This was the primary f...

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The Way Wall Street Experts See Hertz Global Holdings, Inc. (HTZ)

The Company now has Insider ownership of 0.2 Percent and Institutional Ownership of 0 Percent. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at 1 percent while most common profitability ratio return on inv...

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Dividend Growth of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.(WBA)

Institutional Investors own 59.98% of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. shares. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 13,003,529 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock valued at $1,082,804,000 after buy...

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Jharkhand gets investment commitments of Rs 3 lakh crore

Jharkhand gets investment commitments of Rs 3 lakh crore

Though MoUs are essentially expressions of interests and do not really fructify in most cases, Jharkhand chief minister Raghubar Das was optimistic and said that most of the MoUs would be "realised on...

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Noteworthy Stock to Watch For: SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:SSNC)

SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc has a four bull technical rating because, while it is trading above its 10-, 50- and 200- day simple moving averages and the stock is up 0.25% on the day the day, the ...

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Donald Trump's Lifestyle Choices Are Costing Taxpayers Millions

Donald Trump's Lifestyle Choices Are Costing Taxpayers Millions

Donald Trump's family's trips have cost taxpayers almost as much in a month as Barack Obama's cost in an entire year. The White House did not immediately respond to CNBC's request for comment. For i...

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American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) Trades Lower, 11 Hold Recommendations

In a similar way, American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. The share price is now 1.26 percent versus its SMA20, -0.64 percent versus its SMA50, and 0.36 percent versus its SMA200. It's likely buyers of the 15...

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SoftBank to Buy Fortress Investment for $3 Billion (FIG, SFTBY)

SoftBank to Buy Fortress Investment for $3 Billion (FIG, SFTBY)

Moreover, Keefe Bruyette issued Upgrade rating for the stock on 13-Jul-15. In a statement, founder Masayoshi Son said the Fortress deal would "expand our group capabilities" alongside a soon-to-be-e...

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Court Grants Warrant For Samsung Vice Chair's Arrest Related To Bribery Case

Court Grants Warrant For Samsung Vice Chair's Arrest Related To Bribery Case

He showed up February 13 at Seoul's prosecutor's office. The non-profit organisations which were awarded by Lee were operated by Choi Soon-sil, a friend of the South Korean president. Park's impeach...

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Crazy Volume Spikes for: American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)

American Express Company has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $75.52. 12/23/2016 - American Express Company had its "positive" rating reiterated by analysts at Susquehanna....

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Driverless taxi is set for take off, says drone maker

Driverless taxi is set for take off, says drone maker

Mattar Al Tayer, director general of Dubai's Roads and Transport Authority , said at the World Government Summit 2017 in Dubai that the United Arab Emirates would "spare no effort to launch" autono...

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Canada rig count falls as drilling season begins to slow

Canada rig count falls as drilling season begins to slow

The Eagle Ford basin added 1 oil rig for a total of 55, while the Granite Wash formation saw an increase of six to 13. US oil driller Baker Hughes reported that the number of active oil rigs rose ...

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High-Momentum Energy Stocks: ConocoPhillips (COP), Chevron Corporation (CVX)

High-Momentum Energy Stocks: ConocoPhillips (COP), Chevron Corporation (CVX)

Shares of Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) opened at 112.52 on Wednesday. Ashburton Jersey Ltd's holdings in Chevron Corporation were worth $2,258,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. Equ...

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Featured Stock to See: ZELTIQ Aesthetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZLTQ)

FMR LLC now owns 5,994,544 shares of the company's stock valued at $260,882,000 after buying an additional 52,505 shares in the last quarter. The acquisition of Zeltiq is immediately accretive and e...

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ROI of United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X) stands at -3

ROI of United States Steel Corp. (NYSE:X) stands at -3

Finally, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS boosted its stake in United States Steel Corporation by 14.6% in the fourth quarter. A number of analysts recently commented on X s...

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IBM And Visa To Monetize Internet Of Things (IoT) Devices

And this is happening right now, as Big Blue boasts that more than 6,000 IBM clients are using its platform to connect to millions of devices. This is exactly what the new initiative by IBM and Visa i...

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Relative Strength Index Pointing to Overbought Range for Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT)

Abbott Laboratories is up 11.74% in the last 3-month period. Usca Ria LLC now owns 37,403 shares of the healthcare product maker's stock worth $1,582,000 after buying an additional 468 shares during t...

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Noteworthy Movers: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE), STMicroelectronics NV (NYSE:STM)

Marshall Wace LLP increased its stake in Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company by 282.2% in the second quarter. The share price is now up 4.69% for the past three months. In addition to OTR Global report...

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Stock Price Target Given At $60.136

Several other hedge funds have also recently made changes to their positions in BMY. Jackson Grant Investment Advisers Inc. increased its stake in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company by 0.5% in the second qu...

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Morrisons to stage 'auditions' for local food producers

Morrisons to stage 'auditions' for local food producers

The scheme, called The Nation's Local Foodmakers, will see more than 200 new suppliers recruited in the first year and will kick off with the first of 12 regional pitching events in Yorkshire on 14 Ma...

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MDC Partners Inc. NASDAQ:MDCA Experiences Unusual Volatility Mid-Market

MDC Partners Inc. NASDAQ:MDCA Experiences Unusual Volatility Mid-Market

They now have a United States dollars 8 price target on the stock. Based on Tuesday's close, the conversion price represents a premium of about 48 percent. The reported EPS for the same quarter past...

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