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PNB's Q4 standalone net profit at Rs 262 crore

PNB's Q4 standalone net profit at Rs 262 crore

Shares of Punjab National Bank on Tuesday rose by 4.5 percent after the company reported a net profit of Rs 261.9 crore for the three months to March 2017. Net NPAs were trimmed to 7.81 per cent aga...

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Oil prices up 2% after deal to extend supply cut

And last week, the USA government raised its domestic-production estimates for this year and next. Among the most active oil names of the day, Hess Corp. "Preliminary consultations show that everybody...

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3D printed ovary implants produce healthy offspring

The printed ovarian scaffolds were implanted into mice whose own ovaries had been removed earlier. They mated naturally and gave birth to two pups each. Three mothers with bioprosthetic ovaries foster...

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BT Group plc (BT) Given "Neutral" Rating at Macquarie

About 238,848 shares traded. It is down 2.91% since October 4, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 8.82% the S&P500. Finally, Canaccord Genuity lowered their price objective on shares of In...

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American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) PT Set at $19.00 by Jefferies Group LLC

American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) PT Set at $19.00 by Jefferies Group LLC

Investors wait American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) to report on May, 17 before the open. its quarterly earnings Wall Street analysts expect $0.17 earnings per share, down $0.05 or 22.73 % from last...

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China's Xi seeks to rewrite global trade rules as USA retreats

China's Xi seeks to rewrite global trade rules as USA retreats

In scale and ambition, it is like no other project in human history, as Beijing aims to connect its industrial heartland to Western Europe via mega land-based and maritime trade and transport routes...

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European Union alarmed by U.S. laptop plans

European Union alarmed by U.S. laptop plans

Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly and "a number of" European ministers was set for the meeting later on Friday". If the ban is imposed, computers would be checked as luggage. "It will take m...

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Saudi Arabia, Russia Push to Extend Oil Output Cuts Until March 2018

Saudi Arabia, Russia Push to Extend Oil Output Cuts Until March 2018

Oil prices jumped 2 per cent yesterday after the energy ministers of the world's two biggest producers, Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation, jointly said that a crude production cut needed to be exten...

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Experts say global cyber attack similar to North Korean hacks

South Korean companies, from automakers to retailers and cosmetics firms, have been hit in China by a nationalist backlash over Seoul's decision to deploy the system. Disarmament Ambassador Wood told ...

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Central banks approve clearing agencies for bond connect

Central banks approve clearing agencies for bond connect

Initially, foreign and Hong Kong investors will be allowed to trade in China's interbank bond market, the so-called northbound trading link. The regulators said the launch date of the scheme will be...

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All Blacks confirm 2018 Japan test prior to Europe trip

All Blacks confirm 2018 Japan test prior to Europe trip

Japan head coach Jamie Joseph said the game would be a "wonderful occasion" to help his team develop prior to the event. The announcement was made with New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English in a...

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Oil takes heart from decline in U.S. stocks

Oil takes heart from decline in U.S. stocks

Hope seems to be rising for Nigeria and other oil producers as oil prices rose more than 3 per cent on Wednesday, bolstered by the biggest one-week drop in USA inventories so far in 2017. Oil output i...

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North Korea: A land of few computers and many hackers

In China, foreign ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said she had no information to share , when asked about the origin of the attack and whether North Korea might be connected. Europol said the situa...

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Made-in-China midsize passenger plane C919 finally takes off

Comac says more than 200 Chinese companies and 36 universities have been involved in research and development of the C919. The first large Made-in-China passenger jet today made its maiden test flig...

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Haley: Dialogue if N. Korea Suspends Nuke Process

The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says North Korea is intimidating the worldwide community with its nuclear program, military ability and cyberattacks. "We are not aware of payments that hav...

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Guam residents cast wary eye at North Korea after launch

Researchers have said that some of the code used in Friday's ransomware, known as WannaCry software, was almost identical to the code used by the Lazarus Group, a group of North Korean hackers who u...

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The classified information Donald Trump shared is from Israeli sources

The anonymous officials told the Post that the information Trump relayed during the Oval Office meeting had been provided by a USA partner through an intelligence-sharing arrangement. "In the cont...

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Oil prices move up on hopes supply glut may ease

Oil prices move up on hopes supply glut may ease

The Final Word: Rebounding oil prices sent United States equities to their biggest gain of the month, as the major equity gauges broke out of a narrow trading range. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq Composite ...

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White House denies that Trump asked Comey to end Flynn investigation

Less than a week after President Trump fired Mr Comey, the administration has interviewed at least eight candidates to become Federal Bureau of Investigation director and President Trump has said ...

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USA stock futures, dollar fall on rising concerns on Trump

USA stock futures, dollar fall on rising concerns on Trump

Moreover, with the election of centrist Emmanuel Macron as president in France, concerns about the European Union unravelling have dissipated, while the administration of US President Donald Trump h...

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Snowbirds cite need for additional training, cancel airshow appearances

Snowbirds cite need for additional training, cancel airshow appearances

The 2017 Rochester (N.Y.) International Airshow has been cancelled , as well as the Airshow YQG in Windsor, Ontario. "As a result, more training is required before the Snowbirds resume the 2017 sched...

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Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS) Closed at $47.57

Dick's Sporting Goods Inc. (DKS) Closed at $47.57

Meeder Asset Management Inc. acquired a new stake in shares of Dicks Sporting Goods during the third quarter valued at $138,000. Sporting goods peers Hibbett Sports HIBB, Big 5 Sporting Goods BGFV, ...

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Bombardier chairman forced to step down over pay scandal

Bombardier chairman forced to step down over pay scandal

The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) was the latest pension fund manager to withhold its vote for the re-election of Beaudoin on Wednesday, following the footsteps of Caisse de dépôt et pl...

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Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) shares to see major resistance at $21.62

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) shares to see major resistance at $21.62

Currently Urban Outfitters Inc (NASDAQ: URBN)'s shares owned by insiders are 15.1%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 79.1%. Urban Outfitters (NASDAQ:URBN) last issued its quarte...

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Poland denounces remarks by France's Macron

Poland denounces remarks by France's Macron

According to the French Interior Minister, Matthias Fekl, six riot police were injured. There have been violent clashes in Paris during annual May Day marches organised by French unions ahead of the...

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Philip talks about retirement with guest at garden party

Philip talks about retirement with guest at garden party

Andrew Bates , who has worked on the Queen's speeches and other royal events for more than 20 years, and his wife Janet chatted with the Duchess at the event. The reception will be held back at th...

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Institutions Continue To Be Top Holders in Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS)

Institutions Continue To Be Top Holders in Exact Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS)

The target price for Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS ) is $34.58/share according to the consensus of analysts working on the stock, with an expected EPS of $-0.36/share for the current quarter. Whil...

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Recent Analysts Ratings of Stock: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

Recent Analysts Ratings of Stock: Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG)

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on COG shares. On the last trading day, Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) lost -1.89% closing at the price of $24.34 while the previous close of...

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Analyst Outlook: Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (ADR) (NYSE:PBR)

Analyst Outlook: Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras (ADR) (NYSE:PBR)

Shares of PetroleoBrasileiro S.A. - Petrobras (NYSE: PBR ) held volume of 27.93 Million shares as compare to its average volume of 22366.03 shares. If you look at the company's income statement over...

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Twitter co-founder Biz Stone returns to 'guide company culture'

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone returns to 'guide company culture'

Stone will be focused on company culture, and he's not replacing another executive or filling a vacancy, he said Tuesday in a post on Medium . These were two of the four individuals who brought the...

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Teen clothing retailer Rue 21 restructuring under Chapter 11

Teen clothing retailer Rue 21 restructuring under Chapter 11

Bankruptcy Court in the Western District of Pennsylvania, lead case number 17-22045. In total, the retailer reported it was shuttering almost 400 stores, leaving it with more than 700 stores in 48 s...

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BoE Leaves Its Bank Rate At 0.25%, Maintains Bond Purchases At £435B

It said growth had fallen "markedly" in the first quarter and added a "slowdown appeared to be in train". The Bank of England has trimmed its 2017 GDP growth forecast from 2.0% to 1.9%, slightly lif...

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European vehicle sales drop in April but remain up for the year

European vehicle sales drop in April but remain up for the year

The data of ACEA also shows that the sales of new cars in the European Union countries in April are 6.6% lower than in the same month the past year. "Overall conditions remain positive for the ful...

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Risk of New WannaCry Ransomware Attack Persists - UK National Crime Agency

Risk of New WannaCry Ransomware Attack Persists - UK National Crime Agency

The source of the malware is a somewhat contentious issue. Apple is not invulnerable to ransomware attacks, "a common misconception", one expert tells CNBC . In a blog post aimed to address t...

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Lost -0.55% in the last trading session

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) Lost -0.55% in the last trading session

The share price is trading in a range of $75.80 - 76.47. High Point Bank & Trust Co. increased its position in shares of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) by 71.9% during the fourth quarter, accordin...

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