• RBS plans for Brexit as it returns to profit
RBS plans for Brexit as it returns to profit

RBS also said it was in talks with the Dutch central bank to use a license it has in the Netherlands to conduct some Natwest Markets business there if it becomes necessary following Britain's exit from the European Union. Litigation and conduct cost the bank £396 million in the first half of the year, including a £151 million charge in respect of ...

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  • VW plans 'cash-for-clunkers' scheme for diesel cars
VW plans 'cash-for-clunkers' scheme for diesel cars

German carmakers are under pressure from the government over high levels of harmful emissions from diesel vehicles, as a long-running scandal over cheating on regulatory emissions tests has deepened. Mr. Schmidt has been behind bars in MI and had planned to stand trial before agreeing to plead guilty. Oliver Schmidt, a German national, pleaded gu...

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  • CFPB Proposes New Disclosure Form for Overdraft Fees
CFPB Proposes New Disclosure Form for Overdraft Fees

The typical overdraft fee is $34, and often occurs for tiny purchases that are less than the fee itself. So banks began to market the "overdraft privilege:" "We've got you covered; we'll cover your overdrawn transaction (pay it, not bounce it); but, hey guess what, we've got to charge you a $34 "courtesy fee".

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  • Two teens and pilot die in summer camp plane crash in Switzerland
Two teens and pilot die in summer camp plane crash in Switzerland

The pilot of the plane was also killed in the incident and another teenager has also been seriously injured, The New Indian Express reports. They had been attending a week-long camp organised by the Swiss Aero Club. Over the past 35 years, 5,000 youngsters have attended the annual camp and there have never been any serious accidents, Swissinfo ...

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  • Morgan Stanley Lowers Stake in Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)
Morgan Stanley Lowers Stake in Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC)

Finally, Great West Life Assurance Co. GW Henssler & Associates Ltd. bought a new stake in shares of AMC Entertainment Holdings during the first quarter worth approximately $524,000. The other 17 are split, though not evenly, between analysts who think you should buy its stock versus those who think you should sell it. The value of the investment...

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  • Yelp Soars Almost 18% After Earnings Beat, Eat24 Sale
Yelp Soars Almost 18% After Earnings Beat, Eat24 Sale

Loop Capital reissued a hold rating on shares of Yelp in a report on Wednesday, April 19th. Credit Suisse Ag accumulated 409,316 shares. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas accumulated 0% or 36,461 shares. Royal Retail Bank Of Canada stated it has 0.01% in Yelp Inc (NYSE: YELP ). SunTrust has "Buy" rating and $32 target. Raymond James's Justin Patters...

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  • Kraft Heinz soars on cost savings, but sees sales slump
Kraft Heinz soars on cost savings, but sees sales slump

In fact, apart from nominal decline in the first quarter of 2017, Kraft Heinz has only reported a quarter-on-quarter drop in operating income once since it was formed - also in the third quarter of 2016. Analysts polled by FactSet expected earnings of 95 cents per share on sales of about $6.73 billion. During the same period in the prior year, th...

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  • Wal-Mart Stores Inc
Wal-Mart Stores Inc

However, the stock is trading at -0.3% versus recent highs ($81.76). Annual dividend yield of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 18th. Barclays Capital has "Equal-Weight" rating and $70 target.

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  • New vehicle sales fall 20pc amid Brexit uncertainty and petrol ban
New vehicle sales fall 20pc amid Brexit uncertainty and petrol ban

Some 1.56 million new cars have been sold so far this year, a decrease of 2.2% on the same period in 2016. Today, Hawes said uncertainty around Brexit is fuelling a fall in consumer and business confidence and hitting vehicle sales. Other measures in the past two months have also pointed to waning consumer confidence , as spending figures show ...

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  • Brokers Recommendations on: Unisys Corporation (UIS)
Brokers Recommendations on: Unisys Corporation (UIS)

New purchased a new stake in Unisys during the second quarter worth approximately $148,000. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 125,662 shares of the information technology services provider's stock worth $1,879,000 after buying an additional 16,152 shares during the last quarter.

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  • ADP Says Pershing Square Capital Management Seeking Control of ADP
ADP Says Pershing Square Capital Management Seeking Control of ADP

The deadline to nominate directors is August 10 and Ackman's fund, Pershing Square Capital Management, wants it to postpone the deadline so that the two sides could negotiate a resolution, ADP said. According to reports, Ackman's Pershing Square Capital had already built up an 8% stake in his target via derivatives. ADP, based in Roseland, New ...

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  • EXCELLENT: US Created 209000 Jobs in July, Crushing Expectations
EXCELLENT: US Created 209000 Jobs in July, Crushing Expectations

Growth in Americans' paychecks, however, remains stubbornly slow. Average hourly earnings increased nine cents, or 0.3 percent, in July after rising 0.2 percent in June . In the past three months, the labor market has averaged growth of 195,000 jobs a month. July's decline in the jobless rate came even as more people entered the labor force.

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  • Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE:AVP) Price Target Cut to $3.00
Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE:AVP) Price Target Cut to $3.00

Citigroup upgraded the shares of AVP in report on Tuesday, November 24 to "Buy" rating. Weatherford International plc has 7 buy ratings, 8 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -36.81% from its high of $7.09 to a $4.53 billion market value through last close.

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  • Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) Given Consensus Rating of
Snap Inc. (NYSE:SNAP) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts

Loop Capital reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $21.00 target price on shares of Snap in a research note on Thursday , April 6th. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. WARNING: This story was first reported by Stock Observer and is the sole property of of Stock Observer. If you are reading this piece of content on another publ...

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  • German supermarkets recall eggs over Dutch fipronil scandal
German supermarkets recall eggs over Dutch fipronil scandal

Along with meat and poultry, the Netherlands is among the leading producers of eggs and Germany is a top destination. Manufactured by Germany's BASF among other companies, fipronil is commonly used in veterinary products to get rid of fleas, lice and ticks.

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  • Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Meets Expectations
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:SBGI) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Meets Expectations

Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on SBGI. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. raised its stake in shares of Sinclair Broadcast Group by 2.4% in the first quarter. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 1st will be given a dividend of $0.18 per share. It has a dividend yield of 2.06%. The SI to Sinclair Broadca...

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  • Creative Planning Sells 1035 Shares of ING Group, NV (ING)
Creative Planning Sells 1035 Shares of ING Group, NV (ING)

Wetherby Asset Management Inc added to its investment by buying 3,411 shares an increase of 8.5% as of 06/30/2017. Russell Investments Group Ltd. purchased a new stake in ING Group, N.V. Finally, Reliance Trust Co. of DE boosted its position in ING Group, N.V.by 12.9% in the first quarter. ING Groep N.V. (ING) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) val...

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  • Mazda to issue new shares for Toyota to take stake - Nikkei
Mazda to issue new shares for Toyota to take stake - Nikkei

Toyota and Mazda have said they would discuss cooperation at a board meeting Friday. Toyota and rival Mazda are set to announce plans to build a $1.6 billion U.S. "We can not comment any further", in a statement. A collaboration between the Japanese automakers would not only give them more flexibility and capacity, it would also help them save...

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  • Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Shares Sold by Novare Capital Management LLC
Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Shares Sold by Novare Capital Management LLC

Signature Estate & Investment Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Starbucks Corporation during the first quarter valued at approximately $140,000. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 10th will be given a $0.25 dividend. At present, 0 analysts call it Sell, while 1 think it is Hold. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday the 9th of May 2...

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  • Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (MPW) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Hold
Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (MPW) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Hold

Properties in triple net senior living communities segment include leased independent living communities, assisted living communities and skilled nursing facilities. will post $0.87 EPS for the current fiscal year. Oxford Asset Management acquired a new position in Senior Housing Properties Trust during the first quarter worth approximately $241,00...

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  • GoPro Stock in 2016 Q4 Driven by Institutional Investors
GoPro Stock in 2016 Q4 Driven by Institutional Investors

The camera company took in $297 million in revenue equaling a non-GAAP loss of 9 cents per share. Shares of GoPro Inc (NASDAQ: GPRO ) have stabilized this year amidst talk that the company is a turnaround play. Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 41.21, a price to book ratio of 1.62, and a price to sales ratio of 6.8. Fina...

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  • Papa John's reports strong Q2
Papa John's reports strong Q2

Papa John's was trading at $80.06 per share, up 12.55 percent, as of 11:20 a.m. Kohl's Corporation (NYSE:KSS) ended its day at $41.09 with the rising stream of -1.13% and its total traded volume was 3.51 million shares less than the average volume.

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  • RE Advisers Corp Holds Stake in Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB)
RE Advisers Corp Holds Stake in Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB)

Finally, Anderson Hoagland & Co. purchased a new stake in shares of Cooper Tire & Rubber during the first quarter worth about $1,742,000. Apertura Capital LLC bought a new stake in shares of Cooper Tire & Rubber during the first quarter worth $12,196,000.

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  • Tesla Averages 1800 New Model 3 Reservations Daily
Tesla Averages 1800 New Model 3 Reservations Daily

Deliveries grew 53% compared to the second quarter of fiscal 2016. Also, insider Jeffrey B. Straubel sold 109,100 shares of Tesla stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 9th. By the end of 2017, Tesla intends on building 5,000 vehicles per week, half of its 2018 goal. While Musk reiterated the difficulty of the next few months, he also sa...

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  • Amazon getting ready to launch in Australia
Amazon getting ready to launch in Australia

Instead, Rocco Braeuniger, who is now a director at Amazon Germany, will take up the mantle of Australian country manager, while Robert Bruce will serve as Amazon's director of operations. The US-based online retail giant has been on a hiring spree with its jobs site showing 175 open positions in Australia. Australia's own sporting goods market i...

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  • Were Analysts Bullish Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) This Week?
Were Analysts Bullish Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) This Week?

A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in MRO . Carroll Financial Associates Inc. raised its position in Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 12.3% in the first quarter. The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 11th. Victory Mngmt invested in 0% or 22,...

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  • The United Bank Inc. Maintains Stake in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH)
The United Bank Inc. Maintains Stake in Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (CTSH)

Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 1 of analysts who cover PJT having a buy-equivalent rating. Aperio Group LLC boosted its position in shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation by 11.5% in the second quarter.

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  • MANALI PETROCHEMICAL LTD. (MANALIPETC.BO) Share Activity Climbing in Session
MANALI PETROCHEMICAL LTD. (MANALIPETC.BO) Share Activity Climbing in Session

The Bank is principally engaged in the business of attracting deposits from the general public and using such deposits, together with borrowings and other funds, to originate one- to four-family residential real estate, construction and land, commercial real estate, commercial, agriculture, municipal and consumer loans.

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  • (ENR) Shares now up at $47.72 Energizer Holdings, Inc. Announces…
(ENR) Shares now up at $47.72 Energizer Holdings, Inc. Announces…

ING Groep NV acquired a new stake in shares of Energizer Holdings during the second quarter worth approximately $531,000. The institutional investor owned 467,724 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 33,967 shares during the period.

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  • Aviva 1st Half Operating Profit +11%; Raises Dividend
Aviva 1st Half Operating Profit +11%; Raises Dividend

The company said it would pay an interim dividend of 8.4 pence per share, up 13 percent and ahead of analysts' forecasts of 8.28 pence. Shares were steady at 541p, valuing Aviva at £22 billion. Fund management arm Aviva Investors, previously considered a laggard among Aviva's businesses, posted a 45 percent rise in operating profit to 71 million po...

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  • Stock Traders Buy High Volume of BP plc Put Options (BP)
Stock Traders Buy High Volume of BP plc Put Options (BP)

About BP p.l.c. Winch Advisory Services LLC increased its position in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation by 501.9% in the first quarter. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation by 3,052.0% in the first quarter.

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  • Central Park demonstrators crush ivory jewelry, statues made from slaughtered elephants' tusks
Central Park demonstrators crush ivory jewelry, statues made from slaughtered elephants' tusks

Since the law was enacted, the DEC has targeted 16 companies and 31 individuals, and seized more than $10 million worth of illegal ivory. But state environmental officials and Wildlife Conservation Society members, who partnered with Tiffany & Co.

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  • Timeline: How SF's Anchor Brewing has changed
Timeline: How SF's Anchor Brewing has changed

Anchor Brewing in San Francisco, considered America's oldest craft brewery, is being sold to Sapporo Holdings , the company announced early on the morning of August 3. "Obviously Anchor have a venerable brand, as the original brewer that started this revolution. but they fit the pattern of breweries that are struggling a little bit more in this s...

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  • Cersei got her revenge on 'Game of Thrones'-and it was brutal
Cersei got her revenge on 'Game of Thrones'-and it was brutal

Both were responsible for the death of Cersei's daughter, Myrcella, when they poisoned her leaving her to die in her father's arms. " She'll be the end of you ", Olenna warned Jaime of Cersei just before she took her final drink.

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  • Quarterly Financial Update for Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)
Quarterly Financial Update for Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY)

World Asset Management Inc raised its stake in Whiting Petroleum Corporation by 4.7% in the first quarter. The hedge fund run by Eric Sprott held 66,200 shares of the oil & gas production company at the end of 2016Q4, valued at $796,000, down from 116,200 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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