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US Home Construction +9.7% in January

US Home Construction +9.7% in January

Building permits jumped 7.4 percent to a new level of 1.396 million units in January, which marks the highest levels since 2007. Building permits, an indicator of future construction, rose 7.4% in J...

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Merkel: Nord Stream 2 Not a Threat to EU Energy Security

Merkel: Nord Stream 2 Not a Threat to EU Energy Security

The planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline connecting Germany and Russian Federation poses no threat to Europe's energy security, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday, publicly disagreeing with her...

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" "Barclays Reiterates "$40.00" Price Target for Pacira Pharmaceuticals (PCRX)

Pacira Pharmaceuticals presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $48.82. London Co Of Virginia increased its stake in Target Corp (TGT) by 38.07% based on its latest ...

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Boris sticks to guns over hard Brexit

Boris sticks to guns over hard Brexit

He said Britons would continue to retire to Spain, students would still go on foreign exchanges to Europe and countries such as the United States were increasing exports to the European Union twice as...

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More on Campbell Soup's Q2

More on Campbell Soup's Q2

It has underperformed by 29.52% the S&P500. Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of plush animals and related products. Therefore 42% are positive. Louisiana State Employees ...

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Qualcomm, Broadcom hold first meeting on takeover proposal

Broadcom has yet to respond. Qualcomm Chairman Paul E Jacobs in a letter to Broadcom CEO Hock Tan has explained why the company has rejected the revised $121 billion offer, indicating that the ...

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PNB reports Rs10,000-cr fraudulent transactions in its Mumbai branch

PNB reports Rs10,000-cr fraudulent transactions in its Mumbai branch

Cleaning of banks is the top priority of the government, and it directed all the banks on NPA clean up to help honest borrowers avail loans. The PNB detected scam in which jeweller Nirav Modi acqu...

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Dog food shipments pulled after euthanasia drug found in some brands

Dog food shipments pulled after euthanasia drug found in some brands

Select cans of Gravy Train, Kibbles "N Bits , Skippy and Ol" Roy are included in the recall. "Pet food violates federal law, is openly allowed by the FDA to violate federal law, billion dollar a ye...

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Supply constraints to weigh on Kraft Heinz 1st-qtr results

Supply constraints to weigh on Kraft Heinz 1st-qtr results

Alliancebernstein L.P. now owns 2,658,122 shares of the company's stock valued at $227,642,000 after purchasing an additional 878,768 shares in the last quarter. The stock now has an average rating of...

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U.S. rejects 'Communist Chinese' takeover of Chicago Stock Exchange

U.S. rejects 'Communist Chinese' takeover of Chicago Stock Exchange

Trump had cited the CHX deal twice during the election campaign as an example of how jobs and wealth were leaving the US. SEC staff initially approved the sale of the exchange back in August, but ...

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Trump administration recommends tariffs on steel, aluminum

Trump administration recommends tariffs on steel, aluminum

On Friday, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross reported that steel is in fact important to US national security, and current import flows are adversely impacting the steel industry. The department's goal...

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Shampoo Is Almost As Bad For You As Car Exhaust Fumes

Shampoo Is Almost As Bad For You As Car Exhaust Fumes

They shared the results during a media briefing at the American Association for the Advancement of Science annual meeting. The EPA estimates that about 75 percent of VOC emissions come from fuel-r...

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SpaceX's Tesla Roadster could crash with Earth, experts reveal

After running a series of simulations using sophisticated software that can track the motion of objects in space, they determined the probability of it colliding with Earth and Venus over the next one...

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Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. (CBAY): Insider Trading and Ownership Analysis

Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. H.C. Wainwright maintained Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc. The...

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Analyst Buzz: Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (NYSE:PBR)

It has outperformed by 1.65% the S&P500. Petroleo Brasileiro Petrobras SA (ADR) (NYSE: PBR ) yearly performance is 21.70% and net profit margin is 2.70%. Its down 1.00, from 1.33 in 2017Q2. The ...

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Bank of America Boosts General Motors (NYSE:GM) Price Target to $60.00

Bank of America Boosts General Motors (NYSE:GM) Price Target to $60.00

Ford Motor Company (F ) deteriorated -1.03% to strike $10.59 in the Tuesday trading session. General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has been trading in a bullish manner, based on the relative positions ...

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Mastercard Incorporated (NYSE:MA) Shares Bought by Private Advisor Group LLC

The stock increased 1.38% or $1.66 during the last trading session, reaching $122.28. The hedge fund run by Joseph Edelman held 1.35M shares of the health care company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at ...

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Carnival brawl: Over 20 people kicked off cruise ship for violent fight

Carnival brawl: Over 20 people kicked off cruise ship for violent fight

One passenger told Nine News: "We are so scared after witnessing a traumatic experience with yet again the same offenders". Carnival Cruise Line says police were requested to the Carnival Legend...

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Voluminous FedEx customer data exposed on unsecured server

Voluminous FedEx customer data exposed on unsecured server

Uncovered by Kromtech Security Center , the parent company of MacKeeper Security, the breach exposed data such as passport information, driver's licenses and other high profile security IDs, all of w...

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Are Analysts Bearish TalkTalk Telecom Group PLC (LON:TALK) After Last Week?

Deutsche Bank maintained The Berkeley Group Holdings plc (LON:BKG) on Friday, October 9 with "Hold" rating. The company was maintained on Monday, July 27 by Investec. The stock decreased 1.17% or $0.0...

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Featured Stock to See: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC)

The average volume was noted at 12072.47K shares while its relative volume was seen at 1.15. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has risen 14.05% since February 15, 2017 and is uptrending. 187,949 wer...

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Worst January for 4 years for retailers

Worst January for 4 years for retailers

United Kingdom sales volumes rose by just 0.1% in January from the previous month, the Office for National Statistics said . Official figures published this morning showed sales rose 1.6 per cent i...

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HMRC wins IR35 case as private sector disaster looms

HMRC wins IR35 case as private sector disaster looms

HMRC has won its case against former BBC " Look North " presenter Christa Ackroyd at an IR35 tribunal. In this case, Ackroyd argued that for the purposes of IR35 legislation she was a self-employed ...

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Ownership levels among young adults has 'collapsed' over past 20 years

Ownership levels among young adults has 'collapsed' over past 20 years

By contrast, the real net family incomes of those aged 25-34 grew by only 22 per cent over the same twenty years. As a effect, those born in the late 1980s are much less likely to be able to buy their...

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Do You Have Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:FCX) In Your Portfolio?

It has by 0.00% the S&P500. Tyrus Capital Sam increased Freeport ( FCX ) stake by 87.21% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Evanston Investments Inc Dba Evanston Advisors sold 55,512 shares as the compa...

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DE Burlo Group Inc. Decreases Holdings in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)

It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Wunderlich Capital Managemnt bought 3,014 shares as the company's stock rose 14.01% with the market. The institutional investor held 68,939 shares of the prep...

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Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) - Making Money Stock

Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) - Making Money Stock

DRI share have plunged by -1.35% in percentage terms since the start of the year - and retreated -3.37% in the last month. With 2.81M avg volume, 10 days are for Gopro Class A (NASDAQ:GPRO)'s short se...

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This cancer was going on since 2011: PNB on scam

This cancer was going on since 2011: PNB on scam

In its complaint to the federal investigation agency - the Central Bureau of Investigation - PNB alleged that the fraud was led by Nirav Modi , a jeweler who's dressed Hollywood and Bollywood actor...

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UNP considers divorcing SLFP following polls outcome

UNP considers divorcing SLFP following polls outcome

The SLPP emerged as the single largest party in an overwhelming majority of the 341 local councils in Sri Lanka. Given that the country's last presidential and parliamentary elections were held resp...

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North Korean coaches encourage South Korea skier, photo creates Olympic buzz

North Korean coaches encourage South Korea skier, photo creates Olympic buzz

Last month, the North agreed with South Korea to send 22 athletes and a 230-strong cheering squad to the winter Games. A senior United States administration official told reporters that Pence di...

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