• Greece seeks European Union help with major forest fire
Greece seeks European Union help with major forest fire

More forces from mainland Greece are on their way to help. "We had 22 fires on Zakynthos just in the last 24 hours". Cyprus is going to send six fire engines and 60 firemen to assist Greece's battle against wildfires . It took almost 300 firefighters, 100 soldiers, five air bombers and seven helicopters to check its advance. Civil Protec...

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  • CMA Legend Jo Walker-Meador Dead at 93
CMA Legend Jo Walker-Meador Dead at 93

Per the Country Music Hall of Fame , of which she was an inductee, Walker-Meador was born Edith Josephine Denning on February 16, 1924, in Orlinda, Tenn. Officials say they had more free events, making it easier for locals to take part in the fun. She dedicated almost three decades of her life serving as the Executive Director of the CMA, the lo...

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  • CEOs ditch Trump after he fails to condemn bigots
CEOs ditch Trump after he fails to condemn bigots

Trump did not attack those executives by name as he had with Frazier , but said on Twitter Tuesday morning that those leaving the White House group were "grandstanding" and that he had many other people who would participate on the council in their place.

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  • The US trade deficit is a good thing. Really
The US trade deficit is a good thing. Really

We can not ignore the huge trade deficits, the lost manufacturing jobs, the businesses that have closed or moved because of incentives-intended or not-in the current agreement. He said the renegotiated NAFTA must embrace innovation, not stifle it, and lead to a constructive deal that must be a win-win-win for all three parties.

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  • The Financial Advisors Network Inc. Has $432000 Position in Wells Fargo & Company
The Financial Advisors Network Inc. Has $432000 Position in Wells Fargo & Company

The current consensus recommendation provided by covering analysts is 2.60. Therefore 80% are positive. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, August 23 by UBS. Six analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have assigned a hold rating, fifteen have given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company.

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  • Woman finds lost engagement ring wrapped around a CARROT 13 years later
Woman finds lost engagement ring wrapped around a CARROT 13 years later

A woman's engagement ring that had been missing for almost 13 years ended up becoming a 1-carrot diamond. "I thought for sure either they rototilled it or something happened to it", she told CBC. And 13-years later, it turned up in the middle of carrot that had been growing there. Her daughter-in-law was the one who pulled the lucky carrot from t...

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  • India's Dhamra port shut after worker deaths spark violence
India's Dhamra port shut after worker deaths spark violence

The Port experienced law and order problem after death of three labourers on duty inside the port campus. ". Local people ransacked the port offices, damaged furniture and computers and torched vehicles", Subhasis Mishra, a spokesman for Dhamra Port Company Ltd, told Reuters .

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  • Euro falls as European Central Bank minutes reveal exchange rate fears
Euro falls as European Central Bank minutes reveal exchange rate fears

European Central Bank policymakers anxious about a possible overshoot in the euro when they met on July 20, warning that easy financing conditions "could not be taken for granted" and depended on the ECB's easy policy, minutes of the meeting showed on Thursday.

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  • Janney Montgomery Scott LLC Decreases Position in Coca-Cola European Partners PLC (CCE)
Janney Montgomery Scott LLC Decreases Position in Coca-Cola European Partners PLC (CCE)

The company reported $0.59 earnings per share (EPS ) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.02. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 28th will be issued a dividend of $0.25 per share. Hl Fincl Ltd Liability, a Kentucky-based fund reported 697,628 shares. Delta Lloyd Nv reported 178,796 shares stake. Lee...

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  • Euro to GBP Exchange Rate Slips as UK Wage Growth Beats Expectations
Euro to GBP Exchange Rate Slips as UK Wage Growth Beats Expectations

The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) stood at 2.6 percent last month, the same level as June, the Office for National Statistics said in a statement. Britain's annual inflation rate steadied in July, with an expected rise failing to materialise as the pound recovers from a Brexit-fuelled slump, official data showed Tuesday.

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  • Intel CEO leaves Trump manufacturing council
Intel CEO leaves Trump manufacturing council

That follows the wave of negative reaction to Trump's remarks regarding Charlottesville, Va., where one person was killed and 19 injured after a vehicle plowed into a group protesting a white supremacist rally over the weekend. The AFL-CIO is assessing its role on President Trump's council. "Hate and intolerance are a betrayal of what we stand ...

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  • USA crude stockpiles fall by almost 9 million barrels
USA crude stockpiles fall by almost 9 million barrels

Oil futures rebounded some in Asian trading after fresh USA selling overnight as weekly output neared 2015's peak last week. The draw compares to analyst expectations of a draw of 3.6 million barrels for the week ending August 11. Brent crude futures were unchanged at $50.80 per barrel, after trading as high as $51.40 earlier in the session. W...

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  • Stronger Traffic Gives Target Q2 Sales A Boost
Stronger Traffic Gives Target Q2 Sales A Boost

The Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc holds 104,916 shares with $7.25M value, up from 43,149 last quarter. Phoenix Investment Adviser Llc decreased Five Star Quality Care Inc (FVE) stake by 59.47% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The original version of this article can be read at https://stocknewstimes.com/2017/08/17/wal-mart-stores-inc-nysewmt-...

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  • Infosys shares surge as board to consider buyback on August 19
Infosys shares surge as board to consider buyback on August 19

TCS , India's biggest outsourcer completed an Rs 16,000 crore share buyback in May this year while Wipro announced an Rs 11,000 crore buyback last month. The company said it expects to pay out up to 70% of free cash flows. Infosys shares have underperformed the broader Nifty in this year so far. The BSE Sensex extended gains in post-noon ...

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  • Non-Standard Finance PLC (LON:NSF) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
Non-Standard Finance PLC (LON:NSF) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

It is 0.00% or $0 reaching $15.16 per share. About 629,209 shares traded. Jupiter Fund Management PLC (LON:JUP) has 0.00% since August 16, 2016 and is. Clifford Swan Investment Counsel Llc, which manages about $2.29B and $1.49B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) by 4,686 shares to 324,944 shares, valued at $37.44...

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  • Short Term Technical Outlook: Amkor Technology, Inc. (AMKR), Transocean Ltd. (RIG)
Short Term Technical Outlook: Amkor Technology, Inc. (AMKR), Transocean Ltd. (RIG)

BMO Capital Markets reissued a "sell" rating and set a $10.00 target price on shares of Transocean in a research note on Tuesday, April 18th. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed an "underperform" rating and issued a $15.00 price objective on shares of Transocean in a research note on Tuesday, April 25th.

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  • Baoxin Auto Group Ltd (1293.HK) Moving 1.84% in Session
Baoxin Auto Group Ltd (1293.HK) Moving 1.84% in Session

As per Wednesday, July 27, the company rating was downgraded by BMO Capital Markets. 09/06/2017 - Persimmon had its "Hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Liberum Capital. The Gross Margin score lands on a scale from 1 to 100 where a score of 1 would be considered positive, and a score of 100 would be seen as negative.

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  • As North plans missile launch, US, S. Korea ready war games
As North plans missile launch, US, S. Korea ready war games

Still his initial comment jangled the nerves of allies, particularly South Korea and Japan, which would be most affected if nuclear war happened as they sit on North Korea's doorstep. It's an existential question for this tiny territory now caught between President Trump and North Korea. DPRK stands for North Korea's official name, the Democratic...

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  • Kingfisher Second Quarter Sales Falter At Constant Currency
Kingfisher Second Quarter Sales Falter At Constant Currency

Overall sales at Kingfisher , whose divisions include Screwfix in the United Kingdom and Brico Dépôt in France, declined by 1.9pc to £3.1bn on a like-for-like basis in the three months to 31 July when compared with 31 July 2016. In other global sales, Poland saw 4.0% growth, while Russian Federation fell by 10% and Spain 4.8%. Kingfisher is in...

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  • Hyundai planning EV with 500 km range, arriving 2021
Hyundai planning EV with 500 km range, arriving 2021

Hyundai launched its first fuel cell vehicle back in 2013. Compared to its predecessor, this new fuel cell SUV boasts an efficiency level of 60%, or a 9% increase from the ix35's 55.3%. " Hyundai Motor will take lead in developing and producing green energy vehicles that would ultimately complement a near-zero emission society". This time roun...

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  • Bonnie Tyler To Sing 'Total Eclipse Of The Heart' During Total Eclipse
Bonnie Tyler To Sing 'Total Eclipse Of The Heart' During Total Eclipse

Don't worry about her getting seasick while on board the Oasis of the Seas or being thrown off by the eclipse. Tyler will shorten her song in order to match the time the eclipse will be overhead of the cruise ship. If you can't get Tyler's song out of your brain, embed it still further by watching this hilarious literal video , which fills o...

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  • After stents, Central govt slashes 'knee replacement surgery' prices by 70%
After stents, Central govt slashes 'knee replacement surgery' prices by 70%

Cobalt-chromium implants are now sold at prices ranging from ₹1.5-2.5 lakh, the Minister said. As per estimates, the move could result in savings of Rs 1,500 crore annually to patients requiring knee replacement surgery. Patients requiring knee implants have much to rejoice as such implants will now cost the 70% less than before. Government is re...

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  • Top Dog Targeted With Threats In Wake Of Employee Resignation
Top Dog Targeted With Threats In Wake Of Employee Resignation

Lee and ended with the death of a 32-year-old anti-racism protester , people on the internet have begun to identify those who attended the neo-Nazi rally. Those reports are false. "His employers said he was sacked as a direct result of his involvement in the "Unite the Right" demonstrations", the paper says.

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  • Easing North Korea tensions push gold lower
Easing North Korea tensions push gold lower

Meanwhile, after slipping $3.60 to $1,290.40 an ounce in the previous session, gold futures are slumping $15.70 to $1,274.70 an ounce. The RBNZ Kept OCR Unchanged. It was last up 1.2pc at 1.1305 per euro. Gold extended gains after data showed US producer prices unexpectedly fell in July, recording their biggest drop in almost a year and point...

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  • Under Armour CEO quits Trump's manufacturing council
Under Armour CEO quits Trump's manufacturing council

After Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier , one of America's most prominent black CEOs, quit the council earlier Monday, Trump lashed out at him on Twitter . "America's leaders must honor our fundamental views by clearly rejecting expressions of hatred, bigotry and group supremacy, which run counter to the American ideal that all people are created equal"...

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  • Mehbooba Mufti welcomes Modi's remarks on Kashmir
Mehbooba Mufti welcomes Modi's remarks on Kashmir

Claiming that he worked on the Jammu and Kashmir issue with Manmohan Singh, who was the prime minister, and leaders like P Chidambaram and Jairam Ramesh silently without any "drama or tamasha", he said their effort of 10 years was "destroyed by Modi in one month".

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  • Sensex, Nifty To Pause After Rally
Sensex, Nifty To Pause After Rally

Mumbai , Aug 16 The benchmark Sensex pared early gains, quoting up 42.71 points at 31,491.74 in a choppy trade amid sustained capital outflows. The benchmark Sensex most of the losses after the last week's slump of over 1000 points while Nifty 50 breached the 9,900 mark in the intraday trade, closed 180 points higher.

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  • Cigna Investments Inc. New Sells 787 Shares of Coach, Inc. (COH)
Cigna Investments Inc. New Sells 787 Shares of Coach, Inc. (COH)

Coach accounts for 1.8% of Suffolk Capital Management LLC's portfolio, making the stock its 10th largest position. The institutional investor bought 286,328 shares of the luxury accessories retailer's stock, valued at approximately $13,555,000.

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  • Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Position Reduced by Comerica Bank
Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Position Reduced by Comerica Bank

Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. now owns 64,499 shares of the pipeline company's stock valued at $1,273,000 after buying an additional 183 shares during the period. Energy Transfer Partners LP (NYSE:ETP) has declined 20.28% since August 15, 2016 and is downtrending. As of December 31, 2016, the Company had four pipelines and equity ownership inter...

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  • Solange Deletes Twitter Account Before Blasting White Supremacists
Solange Deletes Twitter Account Before Blasting White Supremacists

Last year, Knowles penned an essay about feeling unsafe in white spaces and constantly having to be aware of herself as a black woman after being harassed at a concert she was attending. Thompson was arrested on Tuesday and charged with participating in a riot with property damage in excess of $1,500, inciting a riot with damage that exceed $...

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  • UnitedHealth CEO To Step Down After Run Of More Than Decade
UnitedHealth CEO To Step Down After Run Of More Than Decade

Current Chairman Richard Burke will shift to lead independent director. The 65-year-old Hemsley is the second-longest serving CEO among publicly traded health insurers, trailing only Centene Corp.'s Michael Neidorff. The insurer reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit last month, helped by its decision to abandon the Obamacare individu...

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  • Activist Investor Elliott Management Increases Stake In BHP Billiton (ALLISS)
Activist Investor Elliott Management Increases Stake In BHP Billiton (ALLISS)

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, BBL has Beta of 1.09 while its industry and Sector's beta remains at 1.29 and 0.95 respectively. If you are accessing this piece of content on another domain, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright laws. The correct version ...

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  • Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Updates Q1 Earnings Guidance
Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Updates Q1 Earnings Guidance

Finally, GLG LLC boosted its position in shares of Cisco Systems by 6.8% in the fourth quarter. Hefty Wealth Partners now owns 68,482 shares of the network equipment provider's stock worth $2,314,000 after buying an additional 68,048 shares during the period.

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  • Manchester United reminiscent of Arsenal's Invincibles, says Thierry Henry
Manchester United reminiscent of Arsenal's Invincibles, says Thierry Henry

It was a big game, the opening game of the new Premier League season in fact, and Arsenal were under a lot of scrutiny. Speaking on Sky Sports , Henry said: "You can talk about evolution or revolution at Arsenal, I call it stagnation". Thierry Henry wasn't alone in being impressed with Lacazette's first league match in England. "What bothers m...

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  • Astrazeneca PLC (AZN) Upgraded to Hold by Pareto Securities
Astrazeneca PLC (AZN) Upgraded to Hold by Pareto Securities

Sigma Planning Corp's holdings in Astrazeneca PLC were worth $620,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in AZN. The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 11th. Stockholders of record o...

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