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United Kingdom economic growth predicted to slip to 1.5% in 2017


And Westminister's proposed plans for homebuilding would do little to cap price increases, PwC said, given the backlog of under-supply which had built up after many decades. PwC's analysis has also found London's housing market has seen a structural shift recently, as house price growth has moved outward from the capital. Read More »

Amazon plans 'meal kit' food delivery service


Seattle-based Amazon's June 16 offer of $13.7 billion to purchase Austin, Texas-based natural grocer Whole Foods Market nearly certainly contributed to the setback. Since going public, Blue Apron has been swamped by bad news - thanks in large part to Amazon . It's worth noting overall food prices declined 1.3% in 2016, so Blue Apron's inability to expand gross margin is that much more telling. Read More »

Wells Fargo & Company (WFC) Position Decreased by Davenport & Co LLC


About 2,328 shares traded. First Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ:FBMS) has risen 69.69% since July 18, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.01% the S&P500. Floating stock is calculated by subtracting closely-held shares and restricted stock from a firm's total outstanding shares. Greylin Investment Mangement invested in 10,075 shares or 0.1% of the stock. Read More »

UK House Price Inflation Eases In May


The price of goods leaving the factory is also rising less quickly, down from 3.6% to 3.3%. "All eyes will be on the Governor of the Bank of England when he unveils the new £10 note later today to see if he gives any indication of the Bank's potential appetite to increase rates". Read More »

Advertising watchdog to ban gender stereotyping adverts


The report says "new standards are not meant to ban all forms of gender stereotypes" and that it would be "inappropriate and unrealistic" to prevent ads from depicting a woman cleaning or a man doing DIY. The new measures intend to address the "potential for harm or offence" arising from gender stereotyping in ads. "Making assumptions about how people should look and behave might negatively restrict how they see themselves and how others see them, and limit choices they make in life", she said. Read More »

IoT Toys Could Present a Privacy and Safety Risk


Information such as the child's name, school, activities, and even likes and dislikes can be acquired, and this can lead to obvious security concerns. The FBI's advisory echoed a warning that security experts have highlighted for several years over IoT security in general: "security safeguards for these toys can be overlooked in the rush to market them and to make them easy to use". Read More »

New York Knicks: 5 most notable general managers in franchise history


The Cavaliers can not afford Anthony in a trade, and the Rockets and Knicks have to have four teams involved to make a trade happen. Anthony's high point in NY came during the 2012-13 season when the team made won 54 games and it to Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Indiana Pacers. Read More »

Castlebank is even more green as it wins flag award again


It is one of 73 outdoor spaces across the country which have been presented with a Green Flag Award by environmental charity, Keep Scotland Beautiful. It's very reassuring to hear that both Ward Jackson Park and Summerhill have both been recognised for their high standards.
"Our staff at both locations do a fantastic job and work together with volunteers and the local community to take great pride in these valuable town assets". Read More »

Goldman Sachs let down by bond trading for second quarter in row


Goldman Sachs fell 0.6% to $227.94 at 9:36 NY trading. It is positive, as 65 investors sold GS shares while 424 reduced holdings. Dodge & Cox purchased a new position in shares of Goldman Sachs Group, Inc . The firm's quarterly revenue was up 26.6% on a year-over-year basis. (GS) failed to surprise the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $5.15 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $5.27. Read More »

Auburn's Daniel Carlson returns to Wuerffel Trophy watch list


He has thrown a touchdown in a school-record 15 consecutive games. The native of Tampa, Fla., had five receptions for 94 yards against Alabama in the national championship game a year ago. He finished fourth on the defense with 53 tackles, two tackles for loss, a sack, an interception, a blocked punt, and two break-ups. Freeman's service to the community and desire to help children is inspired by his brother, Landon, whose battle with health issues was chronicled by ESPN in 2015 . Read More »

'Suicidal' security robot 'drowned itself' at Washington office


He joked that the robot had seemed "happy" and "healthy" then. MRP Realty announced last week there was a "new sheriff in town", namely a K5 security robot developed by Silicon Valley startup Knightscope , but Bilal Farooqui, a worker at the office complex, tweeted a photo Monday revealing the mechanical guard had met with a watery end. Read More »

Cousins Says He Needed More Time To Get Deal


If they use the transition tag (which is much more likely), they'd owe him $28.7 million. Allen said the deal would have made Cousins at least the second highest-paid player by average per year in National Football League history. He set franchise records with 4,166 and 4,917 yards the past two seasons. Once the deadline has passed, no negotiating may take place between the sides before the Redskins' season ends. Read More »

Steady Stock: Dominion Diamond Corp (DDC)


The "percentage off the 52-week high or low" refers to when a stock current price is relative to where it has traded over the last 52 weeks. Stock value has moved between $68.42 - 100.54 in last one year. President Lawrence Simkins says Dominion Mines owns the "CanadaMark" trademark, an assurance the diamonds are responsibly mined and unaltered by heat-treating or cavity filling. Read More »

IBM Slips on Mixed Earnings


Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating , sixteen have assigned a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. International Business Machines Corporation has a 1-year low of $147.79 and a 1-year high of $182.79. GoDaddy Inc. (NYSE:GDDY)'s stock on Monday traded at beginning with a price of $42.32 and when day-trade ended the stock finally surged 1.40% to reach at $42.81. Read More »

Why Bank of America Isn't Up Even More After This Report


Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) will report its next earnings on Jul 18 BMO. Bernzott Capital Advisors increased Mistras Group (MG) stake by 4.84% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. The Average Volume for 10 days is 70.06 Million for Bank of America Corp (NYSE: BAC ). Tocqueville Asset Management LP accumulated 0.52% or 1.84M shares. Read More »

Jane Austen statue unveiled in Basingstoke


The new polymer plastic note will go into general circulation in September, the central bank said. It follows the release of the new £5 note past year - later marred by an outcry among animal rights and vegan campaigners over the use of tallow, a suet derivative, in its manufacture. Read More »

Tech stocks lead a lagging Wall Street


The Dow closed at a record high for the third time in a row, while the 30-stock index registered its 25th record close for this year. On Friday, stocks in the USA reached new record highs, with the Dow closing 0.4% higher, while the S&P was up 0.5% and the tech heavy Nasdaq came up just short of a new record but increased 0.6% nonetheless. Read More »

Primark recalls flip-flops containing chemical linked to cancer


They say they believe the risk from the chemical called chrysene is minimal. The black, blue and khaki footwear in question were on sale in Primark shops from January 4 to June 2, 2017. "We have found levels of a restricted substance in the product in excess of the 1.0 mg/kg requirement", it said on the website. The high street chain is now offering full refunds to customers. Read More »

Manipur: Two Congress MLAs join BJP-led coalition government


The Congress leaders demanded that the people responsible should be punished and the Election Commission should ensure that "partisan practice should be reprehended". Shimla: Hundred per cent polling was recorded in the voting for the presidential election in Himachal with all 67 MLAs casting their vote. "The MLAs, supporting the NDA, have voted for Kovind". Read More »

Johnston Asset Management LLC Reduces Stake in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

As of the end of the quarter Morgan Stanley had sold 480 shares trimming its position 39.8%. In related news, CFO Cedric W. Burgher acquired 1,700 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 7th. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has an average rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $75.04. Analysts reviewing Anadarko Petroleum Corporation have recently updated their recommended buy/sell ratings and price targets on the stock. Read More »

Global Automotive Dust seat / boot Market: Siemens AG and Hitachi Ltd


The detailed profiles of top market players included in the report display comprehensive analysis and description of their profiles, financial overviews and product portfolios. The opinions from the industry experts were taken into consideration while studying the report . The future market forecasts about the global Stuffing-Free Toys market are also covered in the research report . Read More »

Trading Monitor On Dixons Carphone PLC (DC.L) Shares


Numis Securities maintained Norcros plc (LON:NXR) rating on Wednesday, April 12. Jefferies Group LLC dropped their price objective on John Wood Group PLC from GBX 600 ($7.83) to GBX 540 ($7.05) and set an "underweight" rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, June 30th. Read More »

Virat Kohli was reluctant against Virender Sehwag's proposal as Team India coach


The committee came into existence to resolve the confusion created in the wake of the BCCI announcing the names of Rahul Dravid and Zaheer Khan as overseas Test batting and overall bowling consultants. According to former India fielding coach Robin Singh, there is nothing wrong for head coach to bring his own choice of support staff. Former India cricketer Virender Sehwag, who was one of the frontrunners for the position of Team India coach, nearly won the job, but for a proposal to ... Read More »

Physicians Realty Trust (DOC) Moving -0.48% in Session

Institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC now owns 4,356 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $116,000 after buying an additional 396 shares during the period. Read More »

Summit Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:SMLP) Receives $28.50 Average PT from Analysts

EQT Midstream Partners, posted earnings per share of $1.27 during the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year over year growth rate of 2.4%. It also reduced Nustar Energy Lp (NYSE:NS) stake by 125,479 shares and now owns 4.19 million shares. Therefore 35% are positive. Center Coast Capital Advisors Lp decreased Martin Midstream Partners Lp ( MMLP ) stake by 93.26% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Read More »

Administration will certify Iran nuclear deal compliance, vows additional sanctions

He answered questions at the council ahead of a Monday midnight deadline for the State Department to certify whether Iran is still complying with the 2015 nuclear deal, which it must do every three months. Iran is "unquestionably in default of the spirit of the JCPOA", or Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, that went into effect in Janary 2016 after years of negotiations, the official said. Read More »

Uber now allows tipping in Cincinnati


In Pittsburgh, Uber is the last ride-sharing company to add integrated tipping in one way or another. Tips will also be an option for drivers delivering UberEATS orders. In a statement Monday, Lyft illustrated the impact of its tipping feature on its driver earnings, while issuing a characteristic jab at its chief competitor. Read More »