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Retail stock to watch this morning: Wal-Mart Stores Inc(NYSE: WMT)

Disclosure: I hold no positions in Home Depot or Wal-Mart. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 2.00 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the ...

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Russian Rosneft signs oil deal with Libya's National Oil Corporation

The deal was signed by the Chairman of the NOC, Mustafa Sanallah, and the Chairman of Rosneft, Igor Ivanovich Sechin. In early February, Austrian energy company OMV reported that improved political an...

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Trump Defends Start of Administration, Bashes Media

Trump Defends Start of Administration, Bashes Media

The dramatic departure of President Donald Trump's hard-hitting national security adviser creates a vacuum of power and raises a key question about USA foreign policy: Will the pragmatists in the admi...

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Stock: The Turnaround Is Real!

Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) went up 0.73% during trading on the USA exchange when it h...

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Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) Given Consensus Recommendation of

Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts

Societe Generale set a GBX 215 ($2.68) target price on Barclays PLC and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Friday, October 28th. According to their predictions High & Low revenue estimates a...

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No plans to introduce new Rs 1000 notes

According to the Express report , the RBI had already started the production of the new Rs 1,000 note series and had been planning to introduce it in January. Subsequently, the government introduce...

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UPS is Still Working Out the Bugs in Its Drone Delivery System

UPS is Still Working Out the Bugs in Its Drone Delivery System

After first testing the idea of using drones to deliver packages to extra remote locations, UPS is making its move into more residential skies with octocopters that can be launched from roving tru...

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Wal-Mart Q4 Profit Down, But Results Top Estimates

Wal-Mart Q4 Profit Down, But Results Top Estimates

Excluding currency, net sales were $33.7 billion, an increase of 3.0%. Wal-Mart's USA store changes are bearing fruit at a time when many retailers tethered to large store footprints are struggling,...

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Evacuation ordered as levee breaks in Northern California

Evacuation ordered as levee breaks in Northern California

But the evacuation order was still in place Tuesday morning. San Joaquin River levels anxious neighbors in Manteca and Tracy, just hours before a levee breach forced hundreds to evacuate late Monday...

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BharatQR code: Know what you didn't know about digital payments solution

BharatQR code: Know what you didn't know about digital payments solution

QR code, or quick response code, is a machine-readable matrix that includes digitally-encrypted information such as account details, which can be decoded with a smartphone camera. Users have to link t...

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Wal-Mart earnings fall as it battles with Amazon

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Joining the likes of 7-Eleven and QuikTrip, Wal-Mart is quietly testing its own convenience store in Crowley. Ticker has price to earnings growth of 5.91, which is a valuat...

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Campbell Is Still in the Soup

Campbell Is Still in the Soup

Finally, Stifel Nicolaus raised their target price on shares of Campbell Soup Company from $56.00 to $62.00 and gave the stock a hold rating in a research report on Monday, January 23rd. " Campbell ...

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Police end program of

Police end program of "high-fiving" students after complaints

Known as the "High Five Friday" program, police officers would happily greet children with smiling faces and an open palm to smack as they entered the educational institution. For some, it was an unne...

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Stock Perspective: Magellan Midstream Partners LP (NYSE:MMP) Earnings in View

CONE Midstream Partners LP is a master limited partnership formed between CONSOL Energy Inc. Finally, Center Coast Capital Advisors LP increased its position in Magellan Midstream Partners L.P.by 11.7...

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Research Report for: Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT)

Currency dampened sales by approximately $11.05 billion. The holiday shopping season was challenging for many retailers, underscoring the changes brick-and-mortar stores need to make. More than one in...

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10L people win Rs153.5 cr for embracing digital payments

10L people win Rs153.5 cr for embracing digital payments

Aayog has awarded over Rs 153.5 crore to 10 lakh consumers, including 56,000 merchants in the past 58 days under its schemes to promote digital payments. "We will ensure that BHIM becomes the default ...

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Centre to pay ₹6320 cr as oil royalty to Assam

This is in addition to the Rs 1,450 crore already received. Last year, the oil companies made a partial payment of Rs1,450 crore to the Assam government as royalty dues on crude oil mined in the sta...

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Rapper J Cole is including New Zealand in his world tour

Rapper J Cole is including New Zealand in his world tour

The trek begins with a string of 13 shows at smaller venues throughout the South and Midwest, starting June 1st at the Music Farm in Columbia, South Carolina and wrapping June 17th at the Norva in Nor...

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SC Walmart Cashier Helps Pay for Family's Groceries

SC Walmart Cashier Helps Pay for Family's Groceries

But part of his check was spared when a chance encounter led them to Walmart cashier Sharnique Dasant . Jordan's photo and the accompanying story now have more than 29,000 likes and 7,000 shares. "Sh...

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Biglaw Merger Means The End Of 'Chadbourne & Parke'

Biglaw Merger Means The End Of 'Chadbourne & Parke'

The combination significantly strengthens both firms' client offerings and practice capabilities, particularly in the areas of energy and infrastructure, banking and corporate finance, project finance...

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Saudi Aramco picks underwriters for its huge IPO

Saudi Aramco picks underwriters for its huge IPO

A contractor was killed and three others were injured in a pipeline leak in Saudi Arabia, state-owned oil giant Aramco has said. Aramco gave no details on the cause of the leak but said in a stateme...

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Trump plans to greatly expand number of immigrants targeted for deportation

In a conference call with New York Times reporters on Tuesday, Homeland Security officials, whom the Times granted anonymity, said the Trump policy would not affect "Dreamers", the name for peop...

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Protesters Greet Sen. McConnell At Ky. Speech

Protesters Greet Sen. McConnell At Ky. Speech

During his speech, McConnell criticized Senate Democrats for slowing down the appointment process of President Trump's cabinet nominees. McConnell's speech, where attendees had to RSVP to the Anderson...

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10 things you need to know about BC Budget 2017

Those are more modest surplus forecasts compared with the projected surplus of $1.5 billion in the fiscal year that ends on March 31. De Jong set up a Commission on Tax Competitiveness a year ago, a...

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Scripps Networks (SNI) Misses on Q4 Earnings, Beats Revenues

Scripps Networks (SNI) Misses on Q4 Earnings, Beats Revenues

Capital International Investors now owns 1,927,750 shares of the company's stock valued at $122,393,000 after buying an additional 406,250 shares during the period. Expected growth of Scripps Network...

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United Airlines debuts basic economy fare, with a Denver destination included

Paul and any of United's seven USA hubs (Chicago O'Hare, Denver, Houston Intercontinental, Los Angeles, Newark, San Francisco and Washington Dulles). With a few exceptions, they must pay extra to chec...

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Trading Halt - Fairfax to clarify the future of Domain

Fairfax shares are in a trading halt amid rumours the media company is preparing to spin off lucrative real estate listings business Domain. It also owns video streaming company Stan in a joint ventur...

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Courier Capital LLC Boosts Position in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

The Weekly and Monthly Volatility stands at 2.36% and 2.92%. Bristol-Myers Squibb Company comprises 1.7% of Arthur M. Cohen & Associates LLC's holdings, making the stock its 14th largest position. Bri...

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Oil prices climb as Citi raises forecast, OPEC targets 100% compliance

Saudi Arabia's crude oil exports dropped to 8.014 million barrels per day ( bpd ), while crude oil production remained high but dropped by 255,000 bpd to 10.465 million bpd in December, official...

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First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) Mean Price Target At $34.916

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) Mean Price Target At $34.916

Average broker recommendation can be specified as the mean of separate ratings set by sell-side analysts to discern Consensus Rating. (NASDAQ:FSLR) last announced results for quarter ended on 30 Sep 2...

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Past 3 Quarter Analysis for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT)

Shares of Walmart (WMT) were up 2.5% to $71.10 in premarket trading Monday after the big box retailer reported fourth-quarter earnings of $1.30 a share, topping analysts' expectations by 2 cents. E-c...

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Wells Fargo fires four over phony account scandal

The board said the four executives being terminated, effective immediately, were Claudia Anderson, the former community bank chief risk officer; Pamela Conboy, the lead regional president in Arizona; ...

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Just one rare £50k Jane Austen fiver still to be found

A woman known only as "J" found a rare £5 note reportedly worth £50,000 - and she's chose to donate it to charity. The fivers are estimated to have a value of between £40,000 and £50,000. The third ...

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Wal-Mart Vs. Amazon: 2016 E-Commerce Breakdown

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) topped its 52-week high price of $75.19 on Aug 18, 2016 and 52-Week Low Price of $62.72 on May 18, 2016. The 31 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Wal-Mar...

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Mugabe concerned by lack of candidates

Mugabe concerned by lack of candidates

Mugabe may well hope that Trump will reconsider Zimbabwe's status as an global pariah state, perhaps even ending the sanctions first put in place by George W. Another leading candidate is Mugabe's vic...

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