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BHP picks former packaging chief as new chair

BHP picks former packaging chief as new chair

Mr MacKenzie will take over on September 1 upon Mr Nasser's retirement. Ken MacKenzie, who joined the Anglo-Australian firm as a non-executive director past year, will take over the chairmanship i...

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Crude prices dip 3.7 percent as United States gasoline stocks rise

The daily growth rate for US oil production in 2018 is seen to average 780,000 bpd, but the IEA cautions that it may grow even faster than that. NIGERIA's Brent crude price may increase by between...

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Sylvester Stallone backs the underdog in big fight

Two years after Conor McGregor declared in an Esquire interview that he would "kill" the boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr .in "less than 30 seconds", it appears that McGregor , a mixed martial arts sta...

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Wholesale inflation at five-month low, India Inc. calls for rate cut

Wholesale inflation at five-month low, India Inc. calls for rate cut

Official data on Monday showed that retail, or consumer price indexed (CPI), inflation in India during May fell to 2.18 per cent, as compared with 5.76 per cent in the same month of previous year, pul...

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Tesco reports strongest UK sales growth for seven years

Tesco reports strongest UK sales growth for seven years

Tesco Plc ( TSCDY ) posted stronger-than-expected quarterly sales growth from its United Kingdom operations as the country's biggest supermarket chain attracted more shoppers despite an ongoing price...

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Putin offers Comey 'political asylum' during annual call-in show

If Comey , who was sacked by Trump , continues to be persecuted, "we will be ready to provide him political asylum ", Putin said . Comey told the Senate intelligence committee last week that...

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Jupiter Fund Management PLC 1.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Berenberg

Jupiter Fund Management PLC 1.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Berenberg

The Firm is an engineering support services company. After $0.46 actual earnings per share reported by Syntel, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -13.04 % negative EPS growth. On...

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Shire PLC 44.2% Potential Upside Indicated by Barclays Capital

The expected CNA's profit could reach $209.37 million giving the stock 15.19 P/E in the case that $0.77 earnings per share is reported. AO World Plc is an online retailer of electrical products. BMO...

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Shopify Inc. (SHOP) Shares Bought by Renaissance Technologies LLC

Several other research firms have also commented on SHOP . The stock of Shopify Inc (US) (NYSE:SHOP) earned "Buy" rating by Monness Crespi & Hardt on Wednesday, June 29. Equities research analysts ...

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James Hodgkinson, suspect in Virginia congressman shooting, dies of injuries

James Hodgkinson, suspect in Virginia congressman shooting, dies of injuries

His Facebook page shows that he was a fan of Vermont Sen. Sen. Sanders said that the shooter had apparently volunteered on his 2016 presidential campaign. However, Hodgkinson had no hunting permit...

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Atlanta Fed Raises Q-2 GDP Growth View to 3.2%

Yellen indicated the Fed still remained confident inflation would rise to its target over the medium term, bolstered by what she described as a robust labour market that is continuing to strengthen. W...

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Global oil glut set to continue despite efforts to prop up price

The EIA released its monthly report on drilling activity Monday showing that oil production from seven major US shale plays is projected to rise by 127,000 barrels a day to 5.475 million barre...

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Why Did US Crude Oil Prices Hit a 7-Month Low?

IEA expects total oil demand to add 1.4 million by next year, but non-OPEC supply alone is likely to rise about 1.5 million barrels a day. The IEA said on Wednesday it expected growth in non-OP...

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United Kingdom earnings after inflation shrink at fastest pace since 2014

United Kingdom earnings after inflation shrink at fastest pace since 2014

That marked the biggest real-terms drop since the three months to September 2014. The latest wage figures showed the weakest growth since October 2014 and the gap between pay rises and inflation has...

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH) closed its previous trading session at $66.43

Stifel Nicolaus has "Buy" rating and $49 target. As per Thursday, September 15, the company rating was downgraded by Goldman Sachs. Another trade for 5,000 shares valued at $294,000 was made by McLo...

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Global shares fall on Fed rate hike, UK rate outlook

Global shares fall on Fed rate hike, UK rate outlook

ANALYST VIEWPOINT: "Against the backdrop of mixed economic performances, Fed Chair Yellen had unexpectedly stuck to a more optimistic view on economic conditions", Jingyi Pan of IG said in a co...

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Depressing number of American adults think chocolate milk comes from brown cows

Depressing number of American adults think chocolate milk comes from brown cows

Dairy, which asked more than 1,000 adults 18 and over where they thought chocolate milk came from. The math on that works out to 16.4 million Americans, the Post said. The Media Insight Project, ...

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Financial CHOICE Act passes House

The Choice Act passed on a near-party-line vote. Speaker Paul RyanPaul RyanEx-GOP rep: Ryan's impeachment claim about Trump "isn't true" Tom Brokaw: "Trump ran as a big time exec, not as an apprent...

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Trump's friend Christopher Ruddy says President 'considering' firing Mueller

Former FBI director James Comey told a Senate hearing last week he thought he had been dismissed "because of the Russian Federation investigation". A major test on that front will be whether the...

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Trump seeks apology from media, attacks former AG Loretta Lynch

Re: "Comey says he could not trust the president" [News, June 6]: The headline in Friday's paper needed to be "Comey confirms Trump never under investigation". Rather, he claimed that Trump was too ne...

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As inflation swells, some at UK central bank want rate hike

As inflation swells, some at UK central bank want rate hike

Known hawk of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) Kristin Forbes was joined by Ian McCafferty and Michael Saunders this month in voting for tighter rates, leaving a 5-3 split to leave rates frozen. ...

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Oil jumps after Qatar shunned by Arab neighbors over alleged terrorism links

Oil jumps after Qatar shunned by Arab neighbors over alleged terrorism links

Before the EIA report, benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude for July delivery traded down about 1% at around $47.62 a barrel, and it slipped to around $46.10 shortly after the report's re...

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'Standing together' says BC NDP and Greens as Speaker position remains empty

'Standing together' says BC NDP and Greens as Speaker position remains empty

He said he thinks the NDP and Greens are now realizing how unstable a government would be if they go ahead with plans to vote out the Liberals in a confidence motion. De Jong added that there's no app...

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Scalise is 'in some trouble' as condition remains critical

Four others were wounded when gunman James Hodgkinson opened fire on the practice; Hodgkinson, 66, was killed by Capitol Police officers . House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of La. Noah Nathan h...

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Kimco Realty Corp (NYSE:KIM), Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE:OAS)

The Firm designs, makes and sells a line of sensors, electronic components and actuators primarily to original equipment manufacturers for the transportation, industrial, medical, information technolo...

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Oil hits six-week low as OPEC fails to curb oversupply

Energy Information Administration said that crude oil inventories fell by 1.7 million barrels in the week ended June 9, disappointing expectations for a decline of around 2.8 million barrels. Oil p...

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Here's what happens when a jury is deadlocked

Here's what happens when a jury is deadlocked

One other accuser, Kelly Johnson, testified during the trial as prosecutors sought to establish that Cosby had a pattern of assault. Cosby faces charges that he drugged and assaulted Constand ,...

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Warmbier sustained

Warmbier sustained "severe neurological injury" in North Korea

The assessment appears to contradict the North Korean version of events that claimed Warmbier contracted butolism and subsequently fell into a coma in March of 2016 after taking a sleeping pil...

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Indian equity markets slip on US Fed rate hike

Indian equity markets slip on US Fed rate hike

US stock futures dipped and Asian shares were on the defensive on Thursday with MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS dipping 0.3 percent. Worries that policy tigh...

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Uber's board takes Holder's advice, which reportedly includes executive shake-up

Following news of Sunday's meeting, Bloomberg reported that Wan Ling Martello, executive vice president at Nestle SA and director of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, will be appointed to the company's...

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Intu Properties (LON:INTU) Analyst Target Prices

About 436,728 shares traded. It is down 39.04% since June 9, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 5.32% the S&P500. Investors sentiment increased to 2 in Q4 2016. The Company's develop...

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Cedar Realty Trust (CDR) Given Daily News Impact Rating of 0.32

FMR LLC increased its stake in shares of Piedmont Office Realty Trust by 1.3% in the fourth quarter. Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Lexington Realty Trust Earnings, with 2...

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How Analysts Feel About Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO)?

The stock's market cap is GBX 10.93 billion. The Firm is a high street stationer, bookseller and newsagent. It has a 6.32 P/E ratio. The Firm operates through four divisions: Process Safety, Infrastru...

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More flight delays, cancellations for US airlines in April

More flight delays, cancellations for US airlines in April

More than 1,400 complaints were against airlines based in the U.S. The biggest issues were flight problems like cancellations, delays and missed connections. Complaints against U.S. carriers surged 7...

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Halcon Resources Corporation Posted losses of -15.6% in the Last Trade

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for Halcon Resources Corporation and for the current quarter 7 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings est...

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