Economy

State gas tax to jump 12¢ a gallon next week

State gas tax to jump 12¢ a gallon next week

Diesel users will have to pay 20 cents more per gallon plus 4 percent more in sales tax. On Wednesday, the new gas tax is officially going into effect. "Safe and smooth roads make California a better ...

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Tata Steel elevates TV Narendran as global CEO and MD

Tata Steel elevates TV Narendran as global CEO and MD

Net profit for the second quarter ending on 30 September rose to Rs839 crore ($129.6 million) from Rs659 crore a year earlier. The steelmaker had reported a consolidated net profit of Rs 647 crore i...

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Nationwide cuts fixed rate mortgages as Bank of England mulls rate rise

Nationwide cuts fixed rate mortgages as Bank of England mulls rate rise

While a slump hasn't materialised, the British economy appears in worse health than most other major countries with potential to be blown further off course by faltering talks to leave the European Un...

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LLC Grows Position in CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL)

That number is derived from the company's market cap (which is currently at 195.1B) minus its cash and equivalents (which currently sit at roughly 4.58B) plus its outstanding debt (now at 117.72B). Fo...

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Roster meltdown pay rise puts Ryanair pilots 20% ahead of rivals

Roster meltdown pay rise puts Ryanair pilots 20% ahead of rivals

Ryanair foresees lower growth in the second half of the year and full-year traffic to drop from 131 million to 129 million customers. "We expect these measures, if/when accepted by all our pilot bas...

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IShares US Financials (IYF) Rises 0.06% for Oct 28

Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. The Return on Assets for iShares Trust - iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (ARCA:EFA) is 0.183915. iShares MSCI Switzerland Cap...

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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Quarterly growth Review

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT) Quarterly growth Review

Its up 13.1% from 43.74M shares previously. Qv Investors Inc sold 93,960 shares as Wal ( WMT)'s stock rose 13.55%. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Montag A Associate holds 124,865 shares. ...

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Samsung Posts Record Profits on Memory Chips, Recovering Smartphone Sales

But its profits and share price have rocketed this year, and it said separately it would double its dividends in 2018. "The current record earnings are born out of such massive investments in the pa...

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Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Earns Outperform Rating from Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc

The stock closing price is now trading upward to its 50 day moving average with change of 13.22%, escalated to its 20 day moving average with figure of 12.00% and above its 200 day moving average with...

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Featured Stock: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

At the time of writing, Cisco Systems, Inc . The Fiduciary Trust Company holds 27,515 shares with $2.58M value, up from 22,355 last quarter. At the time of writing, Cisco Systems, Inc . (NASDAQ: C...

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Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) Underpriced by 4.9%?

Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) Underpriced by 4.9%?

The stock of Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) earned "Buy" rating by Evercore on Tuesday, November 3. The firm has "Sell" rating given on Tuesday, November 29 by Goldman Sachs. Therefore 43% are pos...

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US, S. Korea, Japan warn Pyongyang to stop irresponsible provocations

US, S. Korea, Japan warn Pyongyang to stop irresponsible provocations

Pyongyang reacted angrily to new sanctions, and Mr Trump's recent remark that "only one thing will work" with the North fuelled concerns of a potential conflict. After constant threatening rhetoric an...

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Elon Musk Shares First Photo Of Boring Company Tunnel On Instagram, Twitter

Elon Musk Shares First Photo Of Boring Company Tunnel On Instagram, Twitter

The billionaire posted on a picture on Twitter on Saturday evening showing the tunnel dug by The Boring Company , an infrastructure company he founded. It's going to be a long time before you can t...

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Intel Corporation (INTC) is Pictet Asset Management Ltd.'s 7th Largest Position

Intel Corporation (INTC) is Pictet Asset Management Ltd.'s 7th Largest Position

Thanks to the latest 7.38% increase, it now trades at $44.4. About 73,122 shares traded. Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has declined 16.51% since October 30, 2016 and is downtrending. Since May 1, 2017...

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The Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stake Decreased by Gamble Jones Investment Counsel

The stock rose 2.17% or $3.54 reaching $166.59. The shares were sold at an average price of $158.13, for a total value of $5,000,861.25. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Maestri Luca sold $73...

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Advanced Accelerator Applications SA (NASDAQ: AAAP)

Advanced Accelerator Applications SA (NASDAQ: AAAP)

One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. It indicates oversold and overbought price levels for a stock. In taking a loo...

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Omaha's gas-price average up 1 cent in the past week

Omaha's gas-price average up 1 cent in the past week

If the price declines have ground to a halt, that means the average price is unlikely to settle below the average $2.31 Florida motorists were paying on August 25 as Hurricane Harvey targeted the refi...

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Unusual Volume Spotted in Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB) Stock

Unusual Volume Spotted in Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB) Stock

The rating was initiated by Jefferies with "Hold" on Tuesday, October 20. On Wednesday, March 1 the stock rating was downgraded by Standpoint Research to "Hold". (NASDAQ:GT) shareholders before Oct 31...

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UK Mortgage Approvals At 3-Month Low

UK Mortgage Approvals At 3-Month Low

Nationwide is to cut selected fixed rate mortgages by up to 0.5 per cent for both homebuyers and remortgagors from tomorrow (31 October). Nationwide director of mortgages Henry Jordan said: "As the ...

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Leerink Swann Trims Merck & Company, Inc. (MRK) Target Price to $69.00

Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH now owns 296,294 shares of the company's stock worth $19,028,000 after buying an additional 87,443 shares in the last quarter. Over the past month the fi...

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Tony Podesta steps down from lobbying firm after Manafort indictment

Tony Podesta steps down from lobbying firm after Manafort indictment

Tony Podesta , the founder of the Podesta Group, told employees that he would be stepping down from his post, handing his duties and responsibilities over to CEO Kimberley Fritts. Last week, three s...

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Japan's SoftBank reconsiders merger of Sprint with T

Japan's SoftBank reconsiders merger of Sprint with T

Nikkei's sources indicate that SoftBank board members made a decision to call the talks off on Monday, after a Friday meeting where executives determined "the company would not give up control". And ...

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JC Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (JCP) PT Raised to $4.00

JC Penney Company, Inc. Holding Company (JCP) PT Raised to $4.00

J.C. Penney Co. has a 1-year low of $6.00 and a 1-year high of $11.99. Jefferies maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, July 7 report. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of J.C. ILL...

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Industrial Digitalisation: Manufacturers could cut United Kingdom emissions 4.5 per cent

Industrial Digitalisation: Manufacturers could cut United Kingdom emissions 4.5 per cent

The document encourages the government to take an interest in potentially lucrative technologies like robotics, artificial intelligence, 3D printing, AR, and VR, all of which could help the United Kin...

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Wine conglomerate Constellation Brands buying 10% stake in pot company Canopy Growth

Using Canopy's expertise, Constellation is attempting to create cannabis-infused drinks, the Wall Street Journal reported after an interview with Constellation's CEO. You can expect , however, th...

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Lennar to buy CalAtlantic, forming largest homebuilder in US

Lennar to buy CalAtlantic, forming largest homebuilder in US

Lennar is buying CalAtlantic for $5.7bn but the total transaction value has been tagged at US$9.3bn, after including the US$3.6bn of net debt assumed. The deal is expected to generate annual cost savi...

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Dulux-maker AkzoNobel confirms it's in merger talks with Axalta

Institutions own 99.97% of Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA)'s shares. They issued a neutral rating and a $37.00 target price on the stock. Also, there are 1 buy, 1 sell and 1 strong sell ratings...

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Traders Buy CVS Health Corporation (CVS) on Weakness

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: " CVS Health Corporation ( CVS ) Holdings Decreased by BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp" was first published by Week Herald and is owned by of Week Herald. They se...

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StormTrack Weather: Another cold front moves in Monday night into Tuesday

StormTrack Weather: Another cold front moves in Monday night into Tuesday

Morning temperatures begin in the lower to middle 40s. The weekend wrapped up on a lovely note with sunshine and southwest winds pushing temperatures to more comfortable levels. Temperatures will ...

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HSBC reports 448% jump in third quarter profits

Gulliver spent much of his tenure shrinking and imposing central control over HSBC's sprawling global network, exiting nearly 100 businesses and 18 countries while dealing with several costly miscondu...

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