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United Kingdom retail sales record largest decline in seven years

United Kingdom retail sales record largest decline in seven years

Households are being squeezed by rising food and fuel costs, the result of the pound's 14 percent drop since the June vote to leave the European Union. James Brooke, chief executive of Amplience, said...

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For Schlumberger, US fracking business spurs hiring, prices

For Schlumberger, US fracking business spurs hiring, prices

Schlumberger Limited . The business's revenue for the quarter was down 8.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the first quarter, Schlumberger repurchased 4.7 million shares of stock at an aver...

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United Airlines Makes Emergency Landing At SFO

Shares in United's owner, United Continental Holdings Inc, were hammered, dropping 4 percent last week to close at $69 on Thursday, reducing the company's market cap by $770 million to $21.5 billion. ...

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Saudi February crude oil exports drop to 21-month low

US drillers last week added rigs for a 13th straight week, bringing it to its highest in roughly two years. West Texas Intermediate was down 0.2 percent to $50.75 per barrel. A deal by the Organizati...

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N+1 Singer Reaffirms

N+1 Singer Reaffirms "Corporate" Rating for Wyg Plc (WYG)

JP Morgan maintained the stock with "Overweight" rating in Friday, September 4 report. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Nomura on Monday, February 22. Shares of Wpp Plc ( LON:WPP ) traded up 0.89% du...

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Tom Brady Skipping White House Visit

While Super Bowl champions have skipped the White House visit in recent years - including Brady, who cited scheduling conflicts in 2015 - all eyes were on the Patriots this year, who are in a particul...

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VP Pence arrives in Australia, last stop in Asia

Pence landed in Sydney, Australia, on Friday, the fourth stop on a tour that has included meetings in Seoul, Tokyo and Jakarta with USA corporations about trade and investment issues. Earlier on the...

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NFL Schedule Rumors: Giants to play Redskins on Thanksgiving Night

NFL Schedule Rumors: Giants to play Redskins on Thanksgiving Night

The last time Big Blue faced off on Thanksgiving was in 2009 against the Denver Broncos , in which they lost 26-6. The Skins will open the season at home September 10th against the Eagles, who the...

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Couillard will defend Quebec dairy farmers against Trump's promises

Canada's ambassador to the United States, David MacNaughton, fired back at Trump's criticism on Tuesday by writing to the governors of those two states telling them that the plight of their farmers wa...

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South Korea on heightened alert as isolated North readies for army celebration

This time , China tolerated the draft statement against North Korea , according to the United Nations diplomats. There has also been ratcheted up rhetoric from the U.S. The report , carried...

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USA crude oil stocks drop

USA crude oil stocks drop

Oil fell to a two-week low on Wednesday, after a surprising build in US gasoline inventories and a rise in domestic crude output that is partially offsetting cutbacks by other countries trying to redu...

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US home sales shoot up to 10-year high

US home sales shoot up to 10-year high

Total existing home sales, completed transactions including single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, increased 4.4% to a seasonally adjusted rate of 5.71 million in March, according to...

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H-1B a trade and services issue, will keep a close watch

H-1B a trade and services issue, will keep a close watch

Speaking about this trend, R Chandrashekhar, president of Indian IT Industry body Nasscom said that the concerns are due to the perceptions that the USA is increasingly becoming a protectionist regime...

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Tesla recalling 53000 vehicles worldwide for brake problem

Tesla recalling 53000 vehicles worldwide for brake problem

This is an increase of approximately 113% compared to the typical daily volume of 41,417 put options. Lucid spokeswoman Amanda Hundt said the company had raised three rounds of funding worth "hund...

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Plenty for Mercedes to consider at F1 Bahrain test

Knowing he would have to queue behind his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the first round of stops, Hamilton crawled into the pit lane, slowing down to just 35mph, in a ploy to prevent Daniel ...

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Bebe To Close All Stores By End Of May

Bebe To Close All Stores By End Of May

The company's sales for the first six months of its 2017 fiscal year, a period that ended December 31, totaled $189.2 million, down 13.5% from a year earlier. In the 8K filing, the women's clothing an...

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Champions League: Ronaldo always make the difference, beams Zidane

Champions League: Ronaldo always make the difference, beams Zidane

However, it was ultimately a disappointing end to European football for both Lahm, who captained Bayern to their 2013 title win in London, and Alonso, who won the 2005 final with Liverpool, then lifte...

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Saudi Energy Minister Praises OPEC Oil Price Boost

Saudi Energy Minister Praises OPEC Oil Price Boost

Crude output at major United States shale plays is forecast to climb to 5.2 million barrels a day in May, the highest since November 2015, according to the EIA's monthly Drilling Productivity report ...

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Trump signs executive order reviewing H-1B visa program

Trump signs executive order reviewing H-1B visa program

Trump, who had reportedly told the American people that he would end the H-1B visa programme. Those are longstanding federal policies that favor domestic products. "No one is saying something other ...

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Alaska Says BP Oil And Gas Leak Stopped

The infamous Exxon Valdez, which in 1989 spilled tens of millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Alaska, was carrying oil extracted from Prudhoe Bay. The well is about five miles from the airport ...

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Pagegroup PLC (PAGE) Upgraded by Credit Suisse Group AG to "Neutral"

It has a 42.76 P/E ratio. For business services customers, the Company provides cloud unified communications as a service solutions, consisting of integrated voice, text, video, data, collaboration, a...

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Trump calls Canada's dairy trade policies a 'disgrace'

President Donald Trump is promising to find a solution to a trade dispute with Canada that has left dairy farmers in Wisconsin and NY without a market for their product. Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin, as...

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Tesla Recalls 53000 Cars Over Parking Brake Issue

Tesla Recalls 53000 Cars Over Parking Brake Issue

Tesla says the recalled vehicles were manufactured between February and October of 2016 and equipped with electric parking brakes with gears inside that can break. The company announced the recall ove...

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Turkish electoral board rejects request to annul referendum

Turkish electoral board rejects request to annul referendum

Describing the accusations as "strange", he added: "They are accused of provoking people to question the legitimacy of the "Yes" in the referendum". A member of Turkey's main opposition party says t...

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Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ:STLD) declared EPS of 0.43

Banced Corp raised its position in shares of Steel Dynamics by 9.0% in the first quarter. Capstone Asset Management Co. now owns 20,443 shares of the company's stock worth $711,000 after buying an add...

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Oil struggles for direction as USA output concerns persist

The gasoline build was a bit of a surprise but makes sense given that this is the time of year refinery runs increase", Wellington, Florida-based Energy Analytics Group LLC director, Thomas Finlon, t...

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Why Malcolm Mitchell Visited White House While Many Patriots Skipped

Why Malcolm Mitchell Visited White House While Many Patriots Skipped

The team later tweeted a photo with the staff on the stairs and it didn't look much different from the 2015 pic. The tweet compared it with a NY Times photo taken Wednesday with Trump - showing bo...

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BP working to control damaged oil in Alaska

By looking at the aerial pictures that were released by the department, it seems that the release is under control and contained to the gravel pad only, which surrounds the head of the well. In 2006, ...

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List of housing measures proposed by Ontario government

The Ontario government is introducing 16 measures to cool the housing market in greater Toronto by making it more expensive for foreigners to purchase homes while also expanding rent controls to all u...

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Trump group's ads bolstering GOP Obamacare repeal drive

Trump group's ads bolstering GOP Obamacare repeal drive

But Republicans will prop up its stinking corpse, Weekend-at-Bernie's style, until the president allows them to stop. Your so-called failure to fulfill your promise to "repeal and replace" Obamacar...

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QUALCOMM, Inc. Q2 Earnings Top View, Q3 Outlook In-Line

QUALCOMM, Inc. Q2 Earnings Top View, Q3 Outlook In-Line

The bad news is that Qualcomm may not be out of the woods yet as the stock remains quite weak compared with other chip stocks. The Company's products principally consist of integrated circuits (chip...

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Hanmi Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:HAFC) Under Analyst Spotlight

Hanmi Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:HAFC) Under Analyst Spotlight

RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Sector Perform" rating and $66 target in Friday, October 23 report. According to the most recently released broker notes, 0 analysts have a rating of "strong bu...

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GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) Quarterly Analysis

GNC Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:GNC) Quarterly Analysis

The count of Hold ratings in that period was 2. Tudor Investment Corp Et Al increased its stake in shares of GNC Holdings by 10.7% in the fourth quarter. The original version of this piece of conten...

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Ascent Resources Plc (AST) Rating Reiterated by Northland Securities

Northland Securities' target price would suggest a potential upside of 97.70% from the stock's previous close. This was revealed in a note on 19 April. The Company is organized into approximately thre...

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Early insults fly as MPs clear the way for June polls

She said a general election will provide Britain with five years of strong and stable leadership to see the country through its negotiations with the European Union to make sure "we are able to make a...

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