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Anglo American takes coal hit from Cyclone Debbie

Anglo American takes coal hit from Cyclone Debbie

Copper production dipped 3% to 142,600t (146,500t) because of the temporary suspension of mining at El Soldado following the regulator's decision not to approve the mine plan update. The correct versi...

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Taking a Fresh Look at Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)

Taking a Fresh Look at Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)

Wells Fargo And Mn has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE:FRT). 11/14/2016 - Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated was upgraded to "buy" by analysts at Cantor Fi...

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Europe's populist wave stalls as Macron storms into French runoff

Europe's populist wave stalls as Macron storms into French runoff

Fillon scored 19.9 percent in the first round and far-left contender Jean-Luc Melenchon 19.5 percent. The French presidential election is a two-stage process. SUAREZ: The projections only separate ...

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Macron, Le Pen set for French election run-off

Macron, Le Pen set for French election run-off

The defeated far-left candidate, Jean-Luc Melenchon, pointedly refused to back Macron, and Le Pen's National Front is hoping to do the once unthinkable and peel away voters historically opposed to a ...

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Buyer activity hits ten-year high in April

Buyer activity hits ten-year high in April

Across England and Wales, the average price tag on a property being put on the market increased by £3,547 or 1.1% month-on-month - to reach £313,655. "Both have considerably higher average house pri...

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Kuwait oil minister says expects extension of OPEC, non-OPEC deal

Consensus building to extend cuts. Mohammed Al Rumhy, Oman's energy minister, said he expected the entire non-Opec group to agree to an extension, noting that Russian Federation and Iran have made...

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Kraus & Co Reduces Stake in Mondelez International Inc (MDLZ)

M. Kraus & Co's holdings in Mondelez International were worth $4,354,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Several other hedge funds also recently bought and sold shares of MDLZ . On avera...

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WisdomTree Investments, Inc. Posted gains of 0.97% in the Last Trade

EPS Estimates for WisdomTree Investments, Inc. The company is scheduled to report its next earnings report before the market opens on Friday, April 28th. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed...

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French presidential vote: global media react

French presidential vote: global media react

In contrast to Macron , Le Pen advocates for restrictive immigration positions and argues that French citizenship should either be " inherited or merited " - hardline positions that would undoubted...

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Ontario mulls non-resident speculation tax

The provincial announcement comes amid fears that Toronto's red-hot real estate market is fuelled in part by foreign speculation. It also discourages people who already own homes from selling th...

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Turnout slightly up as France votes in high-stakes race

Turnout slightly up as France votes in high-stakes race

With Le Pen wanting France to leave the European Union, and Macron wanting even closer cooperation between the bloc's 28 member states, the projected outcome Sunday means the presidential runoff would...

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Britain's Labour party promises more public holidays

Approach it from that position". Mr Corbyn also suggested he could suspend RAF air strikes on Islamic State (IS) in Syria and Iraq, saying his priority would be to urge US President Donald Trump to ...

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Kiwi v euro on optimism Macron will prevail in French presidential poll

First projections based on partial results showed Emmanuel Macron, a former minister and leader of the centrist En Marche! party and Marine Le Pen, president of the far-right National Front through ...

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North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier

North Korea says ready to strike U.S. aircraft carrier

Tensions have risen sharply in recent months, with Washington and its allies fearing Pyongyang could conduct another nuclear missile test or launch more ballistic missiles in defiance of United Nation...

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France's Macron appears set for Elysee in runoff with Le Pen

France's Macron appears set for Elysee in runoff with Le Pen

In a race that was too close to call up to the last minute, Macron, a pro-EU ex-banker and former economy minister who founded his own party only a year ago, had 23.9 percent of the votes against ...

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Shares rally as French vote sparks rush into banking stocks

Shares rally as French vote sparks rush into banking stocks

Interior ministry final figures in the highly-contested first round gave Macron 23.74 percent of the votes against Le Pen's 21.53. "A few minutes before the official projections were announced, ther...

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Liberum Capital Boosts WH Smith Plc (SMWH) Price Target to GBX 1850

The stock's 50 day moving average price is GBX 262.76 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 234.29. Westminster Group PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 4.75 and a 52-week high of GBX 35.22. The share...

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Futures rally after centrist takes first round in French election

Futures rally after centrist takes first round in French election

As relief rallies go, this may be as good as they come. The result was very much in line with opinion polls, shoring up confidence in the markets that the pollsters' number-crunchers will get round ...

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Halliburton Company Q1 Mixed As Int'l Markets Lag

Fifteen analysts rating the company a strong buy, twenty analysts rating the company a buy, four analysts rating the company a hold, one analyst rating the company a underperform, and finally zero ana...

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United Airlines to testify at hearing after violent video surfaces

Airline chief executive Oscar Munoz said he took full responsibility for " making this right " after footage of the incident was criticised widely on social media. Munoz declined to comment on any o...

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Emmanuel Macron, Marine Le Pen set for French election run-off

The polls are an indication that Emmanuel Macron and Le Pen will move forward to the second round run-off on May 7. The absence in the final vote of candidates from either the mainstream left Social...

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Honeywell profit beats; shares hit record high

Honeywell profit beats; shares hit record high

However, the company mentioned that organic sales during the quarter were up 2% year over year. WARNING: "Cowen and Company Reaffirms Buy Rating for Honeywell International Inc ". Several equitie...

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BD to acquire Bard in $24 bln medical tech deal

BD to acquire Bard in $24 bln medical tech deal

BD and C. R. Bard expect their deal, which is subject to regulatory and shareholder approvals, to close in the fall of 2017. Sinclair Broadcast Group closed at $39.90, down $0.45. This leadership ...

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Germany's far-right AfD elects new faces for national polls

Sporting his trademark tweed jacket in Cologne, Gauland said the AfD wanted "to keep the country we inherited from our mothers and fathers" and preserve German identity, adding: "We're proud to be Ger...

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PPG raises offer for Akzo Nobel to $29 billion

PPG raises offer for Akzo Nobel to $29 billion

In what has already been a tetchy stand-off between the companies, PPG's chief executive Mike McGarry said the offer was "one last invitation" to enter talks. Activist Akzo Nobel shareholder Elliott...

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Trump tax plan may produce some short-term budget issues - Mnuchin

Trump tax plan may produce some short-term budget issues - Mnuchin

The plan - which Trump said will be released Wednesday - will contain the administration's priorities, and it will finally reveal the president's position on a controversial proposal called the bo...

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International Monetary Fund revises global growth forecast; SA lags behind

International Monetary Fund revises global growth forecast; SA lags behind

In 2018 it is expected that the unemployment rate will stand at 5.2 percent. The IMF, whose spring meetings with the World Bank get underway in Washington this week, forecast that the global econo...

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Exxon's Not Getting Russian Drilling Permits From Trump After All

Exxon's Not Getting Russian Drilling Permits From Trump After All

But a political storm started brewing earlier this week when the Wall Street Journal first reported that Exxon was seeking a waiver. But with rising tensions between Russian Federation and Ukraine...

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Malaysia and Abu Dhabi settle 1MDB dispute with $1.2 billion deal

Malaysia and Abu Dhabi settle 1MDB dispute with $1.2 billion deal

Malaysia and Abu Dhabi have been in a dispute since past year over who should foot the bill for billions of dollars that USA investigators allege were stolen from 1MDB. It will look into whether Qubai...

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Kenny G serenades Delta passengers for charity

Kenny G serenades Delta passengers for charity

The head flight attendant told passengers that Kenny G would perform if passengers donated a $1000 to cancer charity Relay for Life . On a recent Delta flight from Tampa to San Francisco, Mr. Eit...

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American Airlines Follows United With Passenger and Crew Confrontation

The back story, according to Fox affiliate Q13 , is that the woman, an worldwide traveler from Argentina, boarded with the stroller and then resisted the attendant's efforts to remove her stroller. E...

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France begins voting in first round of presidential election

Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen are likely to advance to the second and final round of France's presidential elections in two week's time, according to early voting projections. "We must help him (M...

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No measures for homebuyers that could impact house prices in Toronto: Morneau

No measures for homebuyers that could impact house prices in Toronto: Morneau

While no immediate action is expected from the gathering of Sousa and Toronto Mayor John Tory, the first concerted effort to Finance Minister Bill Morneau, Ontario Finance Minister Charles rein in T...

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Police assessing if Paris shooter had accomplices - French prosecutor

Police assessing if Paris shooter had accomplices - French prosecutor

One officer was killed and two police officers were seriously wounded when the attacker emerged from a vehicle and used an automatic weapon to shoot at officers outside a Marks & Spencer's departmen...

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NZ dollar drops vs euro on optimism Macron will prevail

NZ dollar drops vs euro on optimism Macron will prevail

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel also welcomed Macron's win, and voiced confidence that he would succeed his former party leader, Francois Hollande , as president of France. She warned of job losses o...

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