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Amazon buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

Whole Foods , which has faced pressure from activist investors, will continue to operate stores under its brand and will be led by co-founder and chief executive John Mackey , the companies said. Who...

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Details of the deal: Amazon, Whole Foods and the Lehigh Valley

Details of the deal: Amazon, Whole Foods and the Lehigh Valley

Whole Foods Market will operate its stores under its brand going forward and John Mackey will remain as CEO . Amazon said on Friday that it would buy Whole Foods for US$13.7 billion. Most W...

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Trump Announces Cancellation of Obama's 'Completely One-Sided Deal' With Cuba

While campaigning past year in Miami , home to a large Cuban-American population, Trump pledged to reverse Obama's efforts to normalize relations with Cuba unless it met certain " demands ", incl...

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Markets Right Now: Grocer stocks plunge on Whole Foods deal

Markets Right Now: Grocer stocks plunge on Whole Foods deal

Amazon shares were up 3.2 percent at $995.18, while Whole Foods surged 27 percent to $41.95. Despite Amazon's seemingly incongruent move, investors applauded the acquisition. " Whole Foods Market...

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Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB) Trend of Beating EPS and Revenue Estimates

It is down 33.30% since June 16, 2016 and is uptrending. The company now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $25.30. Fil Ltd has 0.03% invested in Fifth Third Bancorp (NASD...

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What Does Amazon's Recent Acquisition Mean For the Future of Whole Foods?

What Does Amazon's Recent Acquisition Mean For the Future of Whole Foods?

In the recent past, Amazon had tried its hand at physical bookstores and grocery, with limited success. Whole Foods Market is a leading natural and organic foods grocer, but has been widely know...

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ON Semiconductor Corp (ON) Analysts See $-0.80 EPS

Citizens First Corp. About shares traded. ON Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:ON) has risen 70.76% since June 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 54.06% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 mont...

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U.S. official makes brief appearance at G7 environment summit

U.S. official makes brief appearance at G7 environment summit

Environment ministers and officials from the Group of Seven are holding a two-day meeting in Bologna, ending today, to discuss issues including climate change and litter at sea. Trudeau's office has a...

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Oil prices decline as doubts grow over OPEC's supply cuts

Bank Wealth Management. "Brent Crude needs a break above $47.20 to spell an extended recovery, while a retracement to $46.80 would get the bears interested". OPEC's pledge was to cut some 1.2 millio...

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Nashville Predators @ Pittsburgh Penguins Preview: Game 5

Moments later, Pittsburgh had it's fifth goal of the night. Depth, defence and the resurgence of Pekka Rinne spurred the Preds to even up the best-of-seven series in Nashville , and now they return t...

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Full coverage: Amazon is buying Whole Foods

As a result of the surprising merger, Amazon will also be taking on the grocery chain's net debt, the company announced in a press release . Short-sellers may have been hoping to make money a...

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How Amazon's blockbuster Whole Foods deal compares to its other biggest acquisitions

John Mackey will remain as the company's CEO , and the headquarters will continue to stay in Texas. Is Amazon getting deeper into the grocery business? Amazon is moving more and more into ...

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Protesters Storm London Town Hall After Tower Fire Kills 30

Shouting "Justice for Grenfell!" and "May Out!", the march was orderly despite brief scuffles with police when it arrived outside No.10. Officers shouted at people to stand back while demonstrators ...

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Turkey's Erdogan condemns Qatar blockade 'death sentence'

Turkey's Erdogan condemns Qatar blockade 'death sentence'

Qahtani added: "When it comes to terrorism, Qatar has never supported terrorism, Qatar does not support terrorism, Qatar will not support terrorism". Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has slam...

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Annual Congressional baseball game brings unity after shooting

Shimkus "is expecting it to be more subdued, without some of the chiding and trash talking that went on - in good fun - in these games in previous years", Haverly said. Tom Rooney, R-Fla., driving in ...

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What Do Analysts Suggest For Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA)

What Do Analysts Suggest For Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA)

The stock of Eagle Materials, Inc. The stock of Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA ) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, September 3 by Global Equities Research. The company has its outstanding shares of 159.6...

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Brexit negotiations with European Commission to begin on June 19

The UK intends to leave the ECJ after Brexit . However, putting the pro-British unionist DUP in a position of influence in London could also undermine the British government's ability, enshri...

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Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market in $13.7 billion deal

Amazon to buy Whole Foods Market in $13.7 billion deal

John Mackey will continue as chief executive of Whole Foods, and the company's headquarters will remain in Austin, Texas. The transaction is expected to close during the second half of 2017, but is su...

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NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Roth Capital

NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Roth Capital

Therefore 51% are positive. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for NVIDIA Corporation is 1.95 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 1.98 Billion. Essex Fincl Serv invested in 4...

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Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

The deal is for $13.4 billion in cash and the remainder in debt. " Whole Foods Market has been satisfying, delighting and nourishing customers for almost four decades", said Jeff Bezos, Amazon fo...

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Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC) Closed at $7.75

Among analysts who offered their Analysis on Spirit Realty Capital, Inc . AMP Capital Investors Ltd now owns 9,618,826 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $128,987,000 after buyi...

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Gov. Cuomo taps veteran judge for state's top court

Gov. Cuomo taps veteran judge for state's top court

Feinman has been a judge in NY for more than 20 years, and now serves as an associate justice on the Appellate Division of the state's Supreme Court. During an interview on the cable news station NY1,...

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0.83 is American Midstream Partners LP's (NYSE:AMID) Institutional Investor Sentiment

Equities research analysts expect PennTex Midstream Partners, LP (NASDAQ:PTXP) to report $0.25 earnings per share (EPS) for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Churchill Dwight D...

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Flyhalf Davies kicks Wales to win over Tonga

Flyhalf Davies kicks Wales to win over Tonga

Wales defeated Tonga 24-6 at Eden Park on Friday night and with the Lions without Courtney Lawes, Stuart Hogg and Owen Farrell all out of the first test and Hogg gone for good, Welsh players are ...

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Drilling Down Into the Charts for Starwood Property Trust, Inc. (STWD)

While looking at the Stock's Performance, Starwood Property Trust, Inc . now shows a Weekly Performance of 1.74%, where Monthly Performance is 3.05%, Quarterly performance is 0.18%, 6 Months performa...

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Adamis receives FDA approval for a less costly EpiPen rival

Adamis receives FDA approval for a less costly EpiPen rival

Symjepi (sim-JEPP'-ee) is a syringe prefilled with the hormone epinephrine, which helps stop life-threatening allergic reactions from insect stings and bites or eating foods such as nuts and eggs. In...

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H&R Block, Inc. (HRB) Gained 7.93% in the last trading session

Return on Equity (ROE) stands at -84.8% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 29.4 percent. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. increased its stake in H&R Block by 58.3% in the first quarter. Now ...

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Air bag maker Takata to file for bankruptcy this month

Air bag maker Takata to file for bankruptcy this month

The company is nearing a takeover deal with rival Key Safety Systems Inc. that would be consummated as part of the bankruptcy proceedings, this person said, though an agreement hasn't yet been reach...

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Putin: Terrorism 'main threat' to SCO members

Putin: Terrorism 'main threat' to SCO members

Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz Saturday said Pakistan would be soon at the center stage of massive trade activities as it gained the full membership of the Shanghai Co...

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Sensex up 83 points on export growth; Nifty jumps to 9608

Sensex up 83 points on export growth; Nifty jumps to 9608

The benchmark BSE Sensex ended a choppy session down 19.33 points or 0.06 percent at 31,056 while the broader Nifty index closed up 10 points or 0.10 percent at 9,588.05. Pharma stocks came under ...

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Government announces deadline on Aadhaar for bank accounts

Government announces deadline on Aadhaar for bank accounts

Aadhaar is a 12-digit number code, issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI ). The central government has issued a new notification that has made Aadhaar card compulsory for...

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Fidessa Group (LON:FDSA) Broker Price Targets

The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital on Tuesday, August 2 with "Sell". The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Wednesday, August 31 by Robert W. The stock of BP plc (LON:BP) has "Overweight"...

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Arunabh Kumar steps down as TVF CEO

Arunabh Kumar steps down as TVF CEO

In the past, Gusain, who graduated from the Stanford Graduate School of Business with an MBA, has served with Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL), PwC's Strategy& and DropThought. In April, Kumar was g...

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Graves Votes to Repeal Dodd-Frank, End Era of Big Bank Bailouts

Graves Votes to Repeal Dodd-Frank, End Era of Big Bank Bailouts

Senate Republicans will have the choice of attracting eight Democrats to pass a comprehensive bill or else resorting to reconciliation for a more modest set of reforms with just a 51 vote majori...

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May to meet Northern Ireland parties amid DUP deal concerns

May to meet Northern Ireland parties amid DUP deal concerns

No 10 has refused to confirm the further delay - and the Prime Minister refused to answer questions about the negotiations as she left Downing Street. Although the DUP are unionists - wanting to remai...

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