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MBA Weekly Survey: Mortgage Applications Rise 5.8%

On an unadjusted basis, the MBA's Market Composite Index of mortgage loan application volume decreased 3% from the previous week. However, the share of refi apps continues to decrease, down to 45....

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Kroger Company (The)'s (KR) "Equal Weight" Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Kroger Company (The) from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note on Monday, February 20th. Following the completion of the transaction, th...

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Cement firm Lafarge paid Syrian armed groups

Cement firm Lafarge paid Syrian armed groups

LafargeHolcim (LHN.S) will continue to operate under the combined name of the French and Swiss companies which merged to create the cement maker, Chief Executive Eric Olsen said on Thursday. The comp...

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Four-Decade Low for US Jobless Claims

Four-Decade Low for US Jobless Claims

The four-week average is considered more reliable as it smooths out sharp fluctuations in the more volatile weekly figures, giving a more accurate picture of the health of the labour market. The tight...

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IRS might owe you money for 2013

If you didn't file a return for 2013, even if you didn't have to, you may want to do it now. Income tax refunds, which past year totaled $265 billion, represent a chance for many consumers to buy ...

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Dow Breaks Above 21000 As Stocks Hit All-Time Highs After Trump's Speech

Industrial stocks and phone companies were also among the big decliners. Trump's promises of tax reform, infrastructure spending and simpler regulations have sparked a post-election rally that has p...

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Office Depot tops expectations

ODP Director TRAVIS NIGEL also purchased 14,267 shares, at a stock price of $3.47. For the current quarter the company has highest EPS estimates of $0.13 and low forecast is $0.07. However price chan...

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(NYSE:ANF) has 1 year Price Target of $13.3

The projected growth estimate for the next quarter is 22.1 percent. The 1-year price target of the company is 13.3. The Next Year EPS growth is 400%, Long term annual growth estimate of 17.67%, Annual...

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Trump Taj Mahal sold to Hard Rock, report says

To view the full article, register now. A sale of the Taj Mahal therefore represents the optimal outcome for us. Later still, HRI issued its own statement laying out its plans for the rebranded Hard...

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Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) has current Market Capitalization of $50.37 Million

The stock has performed -2.13% over the last seven days, -4.93% over the last thirty, and -5.00% over the last three months. Adell Harriman & Carpenter Inc. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is We...

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Eurozone Inflation Hits Four-Year High 2% As Energy Prices Surge

Eurozone Inflation Hits Four-Year High 2% As Energy Prices Surge

Inflation in Europe's powerhouse hit 2.2 percent in February, the statistics agency announced on Wednesday while presenting preliminary figures. Economist Carsten Brzeski at ING-DiBa said that "wi...

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The best job interview ever?

TravelandLeisure.com reports the 100 candidates will be hosted for a free weeklong trip where they can participate in job interviews and get to know the country. Specifically, the city of Wellington -...

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Uber CEO apologises for outburst

Uber CEO apologises for outburst

The chief executive of Uber has apologised after video emerged of him getting into an ill-tempered argument with one of the company's drivers about falling pay rates. "I am bankrupt because of you...

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American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday

Also, there are 1 buy, 0 sell and 1 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 2 average brokerage recommendation. Zacks Investment Research downgraded American Eagle Outfitters from a "buy" ra...

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Securities Analyst Recommendations: Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST), International Paper Company (IP)

Combining all the ratings on Ross Stores, Inc . For the quarter, shares have been noted at -0.47%. Alpha Windward LLC now owns 2,872 shares of the apparel retailer's stock valued at $185,000 after bu...

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Gold slips as dollar firms on bets for March rate hike

Experts have predicted that three increases of a quarter point in the Federal Funds Rate - short-term interest rates controlled by the Fed - are on tap for this year. China's manufacturing PMI climbed...

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Most Active mover Update on The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW)

The Dow Chemical Company (DOW ) have shown a high EPS growth of 11.50% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of -40.10% yoy. Company shares have been seen trading -1.24% off of the 52 week high...

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GDP rebounds in December quarter

Companies are doing well too: there was a 16.5% increase in private non-financial corporations' gross operating surplus, but wages, as we know, were down: compensation of employees decreased 0.5% for ...

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Greggs sales up as it warns on inflation

Greggs sales up as it warns on inflation

Company's total sales surged 7% to £894.2 million last year, while pre-tax profits hit £75.1 million, up from £73 million year over year. But the company said the consumer outlook was "more challe...

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UP Elections: Police raids Gayatri Prajapati's residence in Lucknow

UP Elections: Police raids Gayatri Prajapati's residence in Lucknow

The minister was not found there. She has alleged that she was raped when she fell unconscious after taking tea laced with a sedative. Presence of heavy police force in the area was though not surpris...

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Dollar soars to ¥113.50 on Fed rate hike bets, Trump address

A good CEO paints a picture and a vision, and President Trump did that for the country last night. At the end of the day, it's all about taxes. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has rallied for 12 st...

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Wells Fargo Will Cut 2016 Cash Bonuses for Top Executives

Bank officials said the cash incentive pay is synonymous with cash bonuses. Tim Sloan, chief executive of Wells Fargo , takes part in the Yahoo Finance All Markets Summit in NY on February 8. The b...

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Harry Kane happy with world's best tag after latest Tottenham hat-trick

Harry Kane happy with world's best tag after latest Tottenham hat-trick

Yes I think so, I feel fresh, I feel sharp, I feel in good shape, " Kane said. That weight of goals compares favourably with many elite forwards across Europe and prompted the manager, Mauricio Poch...

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Broadcom Limited (AVGO) Position Decreased by Asset Management One Co. Ltd.

Broadcom Limited (AVGO) Position Decreased by Asset Management One Co. Ltd.

The review of Broadcom Limited verifies that the 50-day MA of Avago Technologies Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO) stock is $200.49, and is trading $11.67 points away or +5.82% from 50-day MA of $200.49. The st...

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U.S. economy advances, labor market tightens: Fed Beige Book

The White House and Republicans in Congress haven't yet settled on blueprint for overhauling the tax code, though President Donald Trump has pledged lower corporate rates. "Overall, businesses said th...

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Media Goes Wild Over Trump's First Address to Congress

Media Goes Wild Over Trump's First Address to Congress

His opening weeks in office have been consumed by distractions and self-inflicted wounds, including the bungled rollout of a sweeping immigration and refugee executive order that was blocked by the co...

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Merck KGaA (MRK) Given a €114.00 Price Target by BNP Paribas Analysts

Other research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Finally, Commerzbank Ag set a €101.00 ($107.45) target price on Merck KGaA and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Thu...

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Liberum Capital reiterated Interserve PLC (LON:IRV) as 'Sell'

Liberum Capital reiterated Interserve PLC (LON:IRV) as 'Sell'

Finally, Liberum Capital reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 1,800 ($22.49) price objective on shares of Supergroup PLC in a research note on Thursday, January 12th. This is a positive change f...

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Stock's Trend Analysis Report: Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NYSEMKT:NAK)

Stock's Trend Analysis Report: Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NYSEMKT:NAK)

The majority of analysts covering the equity have either a Buy or Strong Buy recommendation on the stock, yielding a consensus score of 2.00. Out of 1 brokerage recommendations, 0 gave a Strong Buy, 1...

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Forecasted to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.42 Per Share (ARCC)

Forecasted to Earn Q1 2018 Earnings of $0.42 Per Share (ARCC)

DA Davidson also issued estimates for Ares Capital's Q2 2017 earnings at $0.41 EPS, Q3 2017 earnings at $0.41 EPS, Q4 2017 earnings at $0.41 EPS and FY2017 earnings at $1.60 EPS. The ex-dividend date ...

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LPG prices raised by Rs 86, steepest hike in India's history

LPG prices raised by Rs 86, steepest hike in India's history

The 14.2 kg cooking gas cylinder that consumers buy beyond their 12 cylinder at a subsidised rate will now cost Rs 737 in Delhi. A non-subsidised LPG cylinder was priced at Rs 466.50 in Delhi in Sep...

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Insider Trading at Essex Property Trust Inc.?

Sei Investments Co. now owns 1,837,767 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $17,716,000 after buying an additional 156,500 shares in the last quarter. Shareholders of record on...

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ASU professor's project emphasizes lesser-known elements of black history

Mohamed said exposing students to black history would help them learn how long the community has been in Alberta and also "understand why we still have issues of racism and discrimination within our c...

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U.S. stock indexes edge lower in early trading; oil rises

Shares of US defence companies - Boeing, Raytheon, General Dynamics and Lockheed Martin - rose after Trump said he would seek to boost Pentagon spending by $54 billion in his first budget proposal. Th...

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You can now order Pizza Hut using

You can now order Pizza Hut using "smart shoes"

The Pie Tops coincide with the Droga5-created campaign featuring basketball legend Grant Hill promoting $7.99 two-topping pizzas for March Madness. Only 64 pairs were produced, and while Pizza Hut's ...

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