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Japan: US fighter jet engulfs in flames after take-off

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A USA fighter jet on Tuesday caught fire and dumped a pair of fuel tanks into a lake in Aomori Prefecture, Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera said. The plane was forced to dump its two external fuel tanks in a nearby lake, with the tanks splashing down just 400 meters from where fishing boats were operating, Japanese governmnet and local officials said. Read More »

Deutsche Bank Cutting at Least 250 Investment Banking Jobs

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In the past two weeks, the bank trimmed senior and mid-level investment banking positions in locations including London and the US, the people said, declining to be identified as the details are private. Deutsche Bank now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of $18.08. " Deutsche Bank hasn't made a profit in 3 years ", CNNMoney , February 2, 2018. Read More »

UK MPs call for Brexit fund for farmers

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The report focuses on the impact on different agri-food sectors of the United Kingdom having to trade under World Trade Organisation (WTO) rules in the event of no deal being reached between the United Kingdom and EU. Experts echoed the report's sentiment, emphasising the threat of rising food prices in the domestic market due to the projected contraction in imports, albeit a simultaneous contraction in exports could level out the prices. Read More »

Walmart Stock Plunges On Profit, Online Sales Growth Declines

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After a huge leap forward in the third quarter, Walmart's e-commerce sales growth hit a major speed bump at the end of the year. In a conference call with investors, CEO Doug McMillon said that Walmart's online performance was hurt during the quarter as growth fueled by its Jet.com acquisition began to wane and the retailer struggled to balance its online inventory. Read More »

Gibson Guitars Is About to Go Belly Up

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Gibson was also left reeling in 2012 when it admitted to violating the Lacey Act and paid substantial fines after federal agents discovered illegally imported wood during raids of company factories. In comments over the weekend, guitar buyers pointed to a glut of fantastic used guitars, not to mention half-priced Chinese competitors. The Washington Post previous year attributed the fall in electric guitar sales to rock music simply getting stale and to there being too few new faces on the ... Read More »

Air Italy Expands As UAE-Backed Alitalia Goes Bankrupt

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Qatar Airways' chief executive, Akbar Al Baker, today announced the small Sardinia-based Italian airline, Meridiana of which Qatar owns 49% would be rebranded as Air Italy with the intention to "become Italy's leading carrier". From June, a daily long-haul flight from Milan to NY is expected to start, followed by a Milan to Miami service and from September, Milan to Bangko - both will operate four times a week. Read More »

Dettol maker Reckitt Benckiser vows return to growth after year of stagnation

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The situation was no better from a full-year point of view, with revenue growth in 2017 down two per cent in the region. Reckitt also became a leader in infant nutrition with the acquisition of Mead Johnson Nutrition past year. Reckitt said pricing power tailed off over the past year, with large retail customers under pressure from online competitors. Reckitt Benckiser Group plc manufactures, markets, and sells health, hygiene, and home products. Read More »

BHP Billiton (BBL) Receiving Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds

The stock of BHP Billiton plc (NYSE:BBL) is a huge mover today! The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $83.72. BHP Billiton Limited is maintained at an average outperform rating by 5 stock analysts, and there are at least 0.64% of shares outstanding that are now legally short sold. Read More »

Noble Energy, Inc. (NBL)

Among 27 analysts covering SM Energy ( NYSE:SM ), 20 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. It has outperformed by 6.29% the S&P500. It was reported on Feb, 19 by Barchart.com. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.02 in Q3 2017. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.52%. It turned negative, as 49 investors sold NBL shares while 150 reduced holdings. Read More »

BC BUDGET: Surpluses predicted for three years

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Gary Mason: B.C. government's housing plan took political courage. Also starting on April 1, parents with children in licensed care will be eligible to receive between $60 and $350 per month in fee reductions. "This tax will penalize people who have been parking their capital in our housing market simply to speculate, driving up prices and removing rental stock", she said. Read More »

(LRCX) Stake Lifted by Arizona State Retirement System

Btc Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Lam Research Corp (LRCX) by 30.38% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. As per Thursday, July 27, the company rating was maintained by Needham. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, October 18. Read More »

Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) EPS Estimated At $0.27

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Shares of Barrick Gold ( NYSE ABX ) traded down $0.33 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting $12.85. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. (ENV)'s stock declined 8.49%. The stock of Enbridge Inc. (NYSE:ENV) earned "Buy" rating by William Blair on Wednesday, June 28. Among 37 analysts covering Microsoft Corporation ( NASDAQ:MSFT ), 29 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold. Read More »

Trading Statistics of Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS)

About 7.11 million shares traded. Vipshop Holdings Limited (VIPS ) stock managed performance 17.99% over the last week and switched with performance of 15.51% throughout past one month period. equities research analysts predict that Vipshop Holdings Ltd - will post 0.6 EPS for the current year. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets with "Hold" on Tuesday, October 17. Read More »

Sri Lankan PM sees no reason to step down

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Speaking in Parliament during the debate on the political situation in the country, Sampanthan said that there was no dispute that the SLPP led by Rajapaksa won the just concluded Local Government elections. Wickremesinghe has accepted responsibility for the defeat and said he will change the government as well as his United National Party (UNP). The future of Sri Lanka's unity government was uncertain when UNP and SLFP were defeated in a local government election held on February 10. Read More »

(COST) Shares Sold by Courier Capital LLC

AXA now owns 704,782 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $115,788,000 after purchasing an additional 13,404 shares in the last quarter. (NYSE:OMC) rating on Wednesday, October 18. The stock of CenterState Bank Corporation (NASDAQ:CSFL) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, December 1 by Brean Capital. Stifel Nicolaus maintained Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) rating on Monday, September 18. Read More »

Trustcore Financial Services LLC Purchases Shares of 22155 Ford Motor (F)

Ford Motor Company has a consensus hold rating from 23 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 0% of shares outstanding. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.30 EPS. Fieldpoint Private Securities LLC acquired a new position in shares of General Motors in the third quarter valued at approximately $119,000. Read More »

Brokerages Set Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) Price Target at $63.08

Brown Brothers Harriman & Co decreased its stake in Applied Materials Inc (AMAT ) by 83.14% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Kingfisher Capital Limited Liability Company has 5,206 shares. Alpine Associates Management has invested 0.1% of its portfolio in Sterling Bancorp (NYSE:STL). Read More »

The Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL) Trading Up 14.2% After Strong Earnings

Foyston Gordon & Payne Inc who had been investing in Motorola Solutions Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $17.22 billion market cap company. Morgan Stanley holds 0% or 126,767 shares in its portfolio. Qs Invsts Limited Company owns 76,899 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Among 12 analysts covering Rush Enterprises ( NASDAQ:RUSHA ), 4 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 8 Hold. Read More »

Girl Scout Cookies To Be Delivered And Sold Across The Mid

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Every purchase makes it possible for girls to build leadership and business skills. They partner with a non-profit organization that serves military personnel/veterans to deliver the donated cookies. Cookies will also be donated to military services. The state of California - where recreational pot has been legal since the start of the year - is already on board with Girl Scouts selling their wares outside dispensaries. Read More »

Domino's Pizza, Inc. (DPZ) Stake Boosted by California Public Employees Retirement System

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Shares for $3.14 million were sold by LAWRENCE JEFFREY D on Friday, December 15. The stock decreased 0.05% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $175.56. (NASDAQ:FB) for 13,436 shares. Insiders own 3.57% of the company's stock. Wells Fargo & Mn holds 236,879 shares. After having $1.27 EPS previously, Domino's Pizza, Inc.'s analysts see 55.12% EPS growth. Read More »

Rothschild Asset Management Inc. Sells 34090 Shares of Exxon Mobil Co. (XOM)

Exxon Mobil Corp now has $324.45B valuation. Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. now owns 933,294 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $76,511,000 after acquiring an additional 125,501 shares during the last quarter. Deutsche Bank maintained Ball Corporation (NYSE:BLL) rating on Tuesday, July 18. Stifel Nicolaus maintained TriNet Group, Inc. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, September 6 by UBS. Read More »

BC files challenge to Alberta wine trade ban

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Alberta economic development minister Deron Bilous says a fine for violating a trade agreement would be small compared to the jobs and investment that could be lost if the British Columbia government continues to oppose the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Read More »

Pinebridge Investments LP Acquires 53888 Shares of Freeport-McMoRan Inc (FCX)

The Stock shows P/E value of 0 and Forward P/E of 0. About 5.79M shares traded or 40.38% up from the average. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. The stock has " rating by Dundee Securities on Thursday, August 18. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 2 analyst (s) whereas last month 2 analyst (s) have given outperform rating. Read More »

Minister Ibe Kachikwu lists pricing of petroleum products as major challenge

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He said now, the nation had an average in-country refining capacity of 14 per cent, but this would be upgraded to between 90-95 per cent on 10 months to meet rising demands. "I do not know of any country with the vast opportunities that Nigeria possesses", Kachikwu said. We are also saying directly to oil companies that a time would also come when we would not be open to see them move around all the crude oil they produce in Nigeria. Read More »

Gold Coast beaches likely to stay closed

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Nathan Fife, a Gold Coast Lifesaving coordinator, told The TODAY Show that high tides and large waves could be risky for inexperienced swimmers. SATURDAY: A hazardous surf warning has been issued for the Sunshine Coast with beaches closed and people asked to keep out of the water. Read More »