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Maternity pay: Do British mothers have the worst deal in Europe?

Maternity pay: Do British mothers have the worst deal in Europe?

In fact, the United Kingdom ranks 22 out of 24 countries across Europe that offer statutory maternity leave. That falls to £140 a week (or continues at 90 per cent, if that is lower) for the next 33 w...

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Accenture Shares Fall 4.5% on Earnings Misses

Accenture Shares Fall 4.5% on Earnings Misses

Company's annual sales growth for the past five year was 2.70%. In the liquidity ratio analysis; quick ratio for most recent quarter was 1.20 while current ratio for time period was 1.20. Allergan p...

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Google Stock Fell Again Friday As YouTube Ad Boycott Continues

The advertisers' discomfort highlights the reliance of Google and Facebook on automated software that maximizes volume to help them dominate online advertising. At most, RBC Capital Markets analyst Ma...

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Trump speaks to May following London attacks

Trump speaks to May following London attacks

Then, after crashing his vehicle, he charged toward Parliament brandishing two eight-inch knives and fatally stabbed a police officer before being shot dead. Within hours, both topics were tre...

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Analyst Research Roundup: American Tower Corporation (AMT), Eli Lilly and Company (LLY)

Analyst Research Roundup: American Tower Corporation (AMT), Eli Lilly and Company (LLY)

Much like petroleum 150 years ago, lithium power may soon shake the world, creating millionaires and reshaping geo-politics. Now the shares of Eli Lilly and Company ( LLY ) has a trading volume of...

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Healthcare Shares Momentum: Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC), Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ANTH)

For the current quarter, the highest estimate analysts provided is 4.93 Billion and the lowest is 4.79 Billion. Leerink Swann reaffirmed a "market perform" rating and issued a $22.00 target price on s...

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Trump Approves Keystone Pipeline to Advance Agenda of 'Special Interests'

Trump Approves Keystone Pipeline to Advance Agenda of 'Special Interests'

He said the many delays over the years "demonstrates how our government has too often failed its citizens and companies". The State Department will reportedly issue today the finding that it is and ...

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Venezuela's President Maduro seeks UN's help to increase medicines supply

Venezuela's President Maduro seeks UN's help to increase medicines supply

Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA will honor some $17 billion in bond payments due this year thanks to stronger oil prices, Economy Vice President Ramon Lobo said in a newspaper interview published o...

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(SBUX) Shares Bought by Scotia Capital Inc

Garde Capital Inc. raised its stake in Starbucks by 53.8% in the third quarter. (NYSE:LVLT) has price volatility of 1.15% in last 5 days trading session, as shares of firm closed at $57.43 by are decr...

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Royal Dutch Shell sells Gabon interests for $1bn

Royal Dutch Shell sells Gabon interests for $1bn

To this end, the oil giant has also sold off its Australian aviation fuel business for 250 million United States dollars (£200 million) and offloaded most of its Canadian oil sands assets for 7.3 bill...

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Air Force announces non-combat death of staff sergeant in Jordan

Gleason-Morrow was assigned to the 366th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Mountain Home Air Force Base and was serving in Jordan. Gleason Morrow told her mother that if she couldn't fly a plane, she'd...

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Analysts Near-Term outlook: CenterState Banks, Inc. (CSFL), Investors Real Estate Trust (IRET)

Last year, it had about $66.99 million of revenue. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust had a net margin of 55.81% and a return on equity of 19.15%. An influential analyst on Wall Street may give a...

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Amazon Gives First Sneak Peek of its US Drone Delivery Service

Amazon Gives First Sneak Peek of its US Drone Delivery Service

The company has been testing it out for the past few years, but it seems that recently in California, Amazon's Prime Air drone delivery program just made its first public demo delivery at a invite...

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Tame Canada inflation indicates no rush for rate hike

Tame Canada inflation indicates no rush for rate hike

The Statistics Department said the February consumer price index (CPI), a broad measure of the rate of inflation, increased to 119.7 versus 114.5 in the corresponding month of the preceding year. On f...

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Sean Spicer addresses Republican health care vote

Sean Spicer addresses Republican health care vote

The reporter tried to jump back in, pointing out that there have been reports stating that there will not be enough votes for the bill to pass. "I expect it to climb hour by hour", Spicer said o...

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Leading stocks in today's market: The Charles Schwab Corporation (NYSE:SCHW)

According to Finviz Stock Screener, The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW ) traded with the volume of 6.17 Million in the previous trading session. A number of research analysts have issued reports ...

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One-year ban on RIL for fraudulent trading

One-year ban on RIL for fraudulent trading

In a 54-page order on Friday, the regulator said RIL should disgorge an amount of ₹447.27 crore along with interest at 12% per annum from November 29, 2007, till the date of payment. RIL has said it...

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Comprehensive Stock Analysis Of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

The stock began the session at $63.99 and the volume stood at 75,53,837 shares. In the ratings chart, 1 analyst gave ratings of underweight for the previous quarter. Shareholders of record on Friday, ...

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USA stocks retreat, bonds rise as dollar slips

Delays in passing domestic legislation, including healthcare, are seen as likely to push back any new fiscal stimulus, which investors had anticipated would boost growth and possibly lead to faster th...

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Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM)

If the company has a ratings score of 1, this would represent a Strong Buy. 10 have given the stock a Hold rating, 0 as Underperform and 0 as Sell. Goldman Sachs Group Inc lowered Sprouts Farmers Mark...

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Blackstone to Sell Its SeaWorld Stake to China's Zhonghong

Blackstone to Sell Its SeaWorld Stake to China's Zhonghong

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of SeaWorld Entertainment from a hold rating to a buy rating and set a $21.00 target price on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, January 11th. Brokera...

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Police in Harrow praised for their help in London terror attack

Counter-terror chief Mark Rowley on Friday also identified the latest victim, who died in the hospital on Thursday, as 75-year-old Leslie Rhodes from Streatham, south London. After Officer Keith Palm...

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Landon Donovan Officially Retires from Football

Landon Donovan Officially Retires from Football

Galaxy last season before stepping away from the game again. "I can't even chase my son around my house", Donovan said when asked if he'll return to MLS in 2017. Now that he's hung up his soccer boo...

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Can't use laptop? Royal Jordanian suggests meditation, small talk

And then, there is Royal Jordanian airline. Royal Jordanian showcased its poetry skills through an original haiku on Twitter, urging people to travel to the US while they can. The airline will then ...

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How Paul Ryan Sold Out, In One Chart

How Paul Ryan Sold Out, In One Chart

Two dozen or so Freedom Caucus members have opposed the legislation pushed by GOP leaders, saying it doesn't go far enough to repeal "Obamacare". Here's how others saw the possibility that Trump wou...

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GST Bills To Be Tabled In Parliament Within 48 Hours

GST Bills To Be Tabled In Parliament Within 48 Hours

The passage of the Finance Bill in the Lok Sabha effectively means that Parliament has passed the bill. While presenting the Budget on February 1, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had proposed to make an...

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Nifty closes above 9100; banking stocks shine

Nifty closes above 9100; banking stocks shine

Bank of India jumped 5.02%, Bank of Baroda surged 4.26%, PNB (3.61%), Union Bank of India (3.29%) and Allahabad Bank (3.02%) on BSE. Bank stocks caught the fancy, buoyed by Finance Minister Arun Jai...

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Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Goldman Sachs BDC, Inc. (NYSE:GSBD)

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Goldman Sachs BDC, Inc. (NYSE:GSBD)

Other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Sales growth in the quarter for The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. By reviewing stock prices from the stock market history...

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Seat to launch seven-seater SUV in 2018

Seat to launch seven-seater SUV in 2018

Following the successful launch of the award-winning Ateca past year, and the upcoming launch of the smaller Arona, the Spanish carmaker will further expand their offering with the launch of a third S...

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This company is cutting thousands of jobs

This company is cutting thousands of jobs

Today, Morgan Stanley initiated coverage on Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:EEP) with a Overweight. Enbridge Energy Partners, L.P. (EEP) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings...

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When Mulayam Singh's Chhoti Bahu Aparna Yadav Met Yogi Adityanath

When Mulayam Singh's Chhoti Bahu Aparna Yadav Met Yogi Adityanath

The Yogi-Aparna meeting was brushed off by the Samajwadi Party as a "courtesy call". His official residence at Kalidas Marg has been sanctified, but the Chief Minister is yet to move in. As the photo ...

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Wall Street sinks on fears of delays to Trump tax cuts

Wall Street sinks on fears of delays to Trump tax cuts

The S&P 500 advanced 0.2% to 2,348.45 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average dipped 6.7 points to 20,661.30 thanks to Nike's (NKE) big drop. Republicans need 215 votes to pass the health-ca...

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Stocks trading actively: Nimble Storage, Inc. (NMBL), Citizens Financial Group, Inc. (CFG)

The stock, after opening at $12.47, closed at $12.48 by scoring 0.16%. It worsened, as 19 investors sold Nimble Storage Inc shares while 32 reduced holdings. Boston Ptnrs has 0.01% invested in Nimble ...

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Checking the Overall Picture for Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (BRCD)

Checking the Overall Picture for Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (BRCD)

Price Target is basically a projection of future price of a company's stock by the expert analysis of investment analysts or investment firms. Options with high levels of implied volatility suggest t...

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Trump OKs Keystone pipeline, calling it 'great day' for jobs

Trump OKs Keystone pipeline, calling it 'great day' for jobs

He said it will create "thousands" of jobs in the United States, and said it will be a "safer" way to move energy products than other means. That memo called on Transcanada to reapply for a permit a...

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