• South Africa's National Treasury asks regulator to probe Viceroy's conduct
South Africa's National Treasury asks regulator to probe Viceroy's conduct

Treasury added it was "satisfied with the assurance from the South African Reserve Bank that Capitec is well capitalised‚ liquid and solvent‚ and meets all prudential requirements". In yet another corner: independent. The South African National Treasury has requested that the Financial Services Board, as the market regulator, working with the JSE...

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  • BT Openreach to bring ultrafast broadband to 3m households by 2020
BT Openreach to bring ultrafast broadband to 3m households by 2020

So far, the company has only brought its FTTP technology to 500,000 homes and businesses across the United Kingdom, mostly in rural settings where fibre-to-the-cabinet isn't an option. The previous figure was just two million. Openreach, whose FTTP network now covers 500,000 homes, said it expects the cost of the ramped-up rollout to be around £3...

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  • United States stocks close lower on sell-off
United States stocks close lower on sell-off

Rising yields have also put stocks under pressure, elevating concerns over whether higher interest rates could snuff out the bull market . "In 2017, the US market was up over 22 percent, as measured by the S&P 500 index without experiencing a single month when the market declined - the first time this has happened since 1958", Norman said in a...

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  • Alibaba misses earnings, buys stake in Ant Financial
Alibaba misses earnings, buys stake in Ant Financial

Carret Asset Management LLC now owns 7,244 shares of the specialty retailer's stock worth $1,021,000 after purchasing an additional 150 shares during the last quarter. Alibaba earnings came in at $1.63 per share (RMB10.6 per share) on a non-GAAP basis, while revenue amounted to $12.76 billion (RMB83.03 billion). Investors sentiment decreased to 1...

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  • (NASDAQ:SIRI) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.01
(NASDAQ:SIRI) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.01

About 42.60 million shares traded or 107.28% up from the average. It is up 25.58% since January 29, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 34.60% the S&P500. The stock has "Buy" rating by Bank of America on Thursday, October 12. It is down 0.00% since January 30, 2017 and is. P's asset turnover ratio is 1.22 and the company has financia...

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  • Stock under Consideration: General Mills, Inc. (GIS)
Stock under Consideration: General Mills, Inc. (GIS)

General Mills, Inc. (GIS ) received interesting active concern from community of Active Traders on Monday. General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) now has a Montier C-score of 2.00000. For the Current month, 2 analysts have assigned this stock as Buy where 3 assigned Outperform, 14 analysts believe it's a Hold, 3 said Underperform and only 0 assigned Sell...

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  • Budget 2018 : Farmers get huge, MSP for Khariff crops increased by 50%
Budget 2018 : Farmers get huge, MSP for Khariff crops increased by 50%

In addition, the Government also increased custom duty on assembling parts such as printed circuit boards (PCBs), connectors, USB modules, components, camera modules, etc.to 15%. The Centre on Monday announced the world's largest government-funded healthcare programme. "Four years gone, fancy schemes with no matching budgets, four years gone,...

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  • Annual house price growth accelerates to 3.2%
Annual house price growth accelerates to 3.2%

British house prices grew more strongly than expected in January but there is little sign of a sustained pick-up as households continue to feel the pinch from the Brexit hit to their finances, mortgage lender Nationwide said on Thursday. 'The first time buyer stamp duty cut in the Autumn Budget should hopefully give the bottom end of the market a m...

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  • Pandora to push 'aggressive' transformation plan, starting with job cuts
Pandora to push 'aggressive' transformation plan, starting with job cuts

It also plans to re-hire in these areas. Wall Street responded favorably to the announcement, however, with Pandora shares up almost 4% to $4.78 in after-hours trading at the time of writing. Lynch, replacing company cofounder Tim Westergren. According to Pandora's 8-K filing , employees were notified today of the plan and the company expects the ...

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  • Highlights of Union Budget 2018-19
Highlights of Union Budget 2018-19

In his budget speech, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley appreciated the role played by the armed forces in meeting challenges on the country's borders as well as in managing the internal security environment, both in Jammu and Kashmir and the Northeast.

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  • Budget 2018 in line with govt's fiscal consolidation path: Moody's analyst
Budget 2018 in line with govt's fiscal consolidation path: Moody's analyst

Recently, a hacker stole more than $150,000 in etherum , another popular cryptocurrency, by tricking people to participate in a cryptocurrency Initial Coin Offering (ICO) pre-sale. "In addition, the government has recognised the viability of blockchain technology that powers cryptocurrency. Efforts should be made to bring in regulations at the ear...

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  • Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) Upgraded at Clarkson Capital
Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) Upgraded at Clarkson Capital

Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. The stock of Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE:HD) rating on Wednesday, August 17. ValuEngine upgraded Freeport-McMoRan from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a r...

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  • Communications Minister claims Ireland is 'global leader' for rolling out broadband
Communications Minister claims Ireland is 'global leader' for rolling out broadband

This decision is ultimately a commercial matter for eir. My department will continue to engage intensively with all relevant stakeholders to ensure the earliest possible achievement of the Government's objective of providing reliable, high-quality, high-speed broadband to all premises in Ireland .

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  • EPS for Eaton Corporation plc (ETN) Expected At $1.24
EPS for Eaton Corporation plc (ETN) Expected At $1.24

About 914,390 shares traded. Nippon Life Americas Inc reported 0.36% of its portfolio in Eaton Corporation plc (NYSE: ETN ). Callahan Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Eaton Corporation, PLC (NYSE:ETN) by 8.7% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the SEC.

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  • AltaCorp Capital Reiterates
AltaCorp Capital Reiterates "Buy" Rating for Canadian Natural Resource (CNQ)

Also, insider Réal Michel Cusson purchased 12,500 shares of Canadian Natural Resources stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 9th. It has underperformed by 6.38% the S&P500. RBC Capital Markets has "Top Pick" rating and $52 target. The firm has "Buy" rating by Desjardins Securities given on Friday, February 3. Canadian Natural Resource has...

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  • Herbalife Ltd. (HLF), DST Systems Inc. (DST)
Herbalife Ltd. (HLF), DST Systems Inc. (DST)

The stock increased 4.15% or $3.32 during the last trading session, reaching $83.29. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $1.21 earnings per share. Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Il has 3.25% invested in Herbalife Ltd . (NYSE:HLF) for 255,214 shares. It has outperformed by 3.95% the S&P500. The stock has "Sector Perform" rating...

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  • Are The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company's (NYSE:SMG) Interest Costs Too High?
Are The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company's (NYSE:SMG) Interest Costs Too High?

Zacks Investment Research cut Scotts Miracle-Gro from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 4th. The institutional investor owned 34,116 shares of the basic materials company's stock after selling 2,787 shares during the period.

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  • Stock in Review: Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK)
Stock in Review: Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCK)

The company have shares float of 355.94 million. The return on assets stands at 4.2%, Return on Equity now is 13.6% and the Return on Investment value is 11.8%. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link . Some stocks rarely if ever have high EPS, while others seem like they are always high.

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  • Merck & Company (MRK): Tracking the Technicals
Merck & Company (MRK): Tracking the Technicals

Stifel Financial Corp decreased its stake in Callon Pete Co Del (CPE) by 10.74% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE: MRK ) shares can stay above the price resistance around $61.12 a share, that could help propel Merck & Co., Inc.

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  • Today's Brokerage Rating: Callon Petroleum Company (CPE), Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)
Today's Brokerage Rating: Callon Petroleum Company (CPE), Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)

This number is derived from the total net income divided by shares outstanding. A company that manages their assets well will have a high return, while if manages their assets poorly will have a low return. These guidelines do not hold true in all situations, but they are a good general aid in trading decisions. Return on Investment measures the ...

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  • Loans to women self-help groups will rise to Rs 75k crore: Jaitley
Loans to women self-help groups will rise to Rs 75k crore: Jaitley

What's certain is that the budget will be focussed on rural and agriculture sectors apart from the poor. He announced the launch of Operation green on the lines of operation flood. - Govt will allocate Rs 16,000 Cr to provide electricity to rural areas under Pradhan Mantri Saubhagya Yojna. The health coverage of the scheme will be up to Rs ...

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  • United: Peacock Doesn't Meet Emotional Support Animal Guidelines
United: Peacock Doesn't Meet Emotional Support Animal Guidelines

New York City-based photographer and performance artist Ventiko said she bought a ticket for her peacock so it would have its own seat on the flight from New Jersey to Los Angeles. Other photographs shared by The Jet Set TV show Dexter perched on a baggage trolley. Meanwhile, Delta Airlines issued a statement saying that animals need to meet gu...

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  • What Are Analysts Suggestions On Thomson Reuters Corporation (TRI)
What Are Analysts Suggestions On Thomson Reuters Corporation (TRI)

The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 2.18% and Monthly Volatility of 1.18%. About 725,766 shares traded. Thomson Reuters Corporation (NYSE:TRI) produced a 10.18% rally since recording the worst price of $42.22. Morgan Stanley has "Equal-Weight" rating and $49 target. Macquarie Research initiated the stock with "Neutral" rating in Friday, Augu...

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  • Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) EPS Estimated At $0.14
Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM) EPS Estimated At $0.14

Checchi Cap Advisers Ltd Liability Corp stated it has 3,993 shares. (CSII)'s stock rose 7.88%. (SFM) shares are up 1.09% for the week and that has got investors and traders sitting up and taking note. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Tuesday, July 25. The stock has "Buy" rating by William Blair on Tuesday, August 29. The company was ...

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  • Chevy Corvette ZR1 Smashes Days-Old Ford GT VIR Lap Record
Chevy Corvette ZR1 Smashes Days-Old Ford GT VIR Lap Record

General Motors revealed in November pricing for the '19 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 would zoom past $120,000, and now the automaker discloses the hotly anticipated sports coupe can zoom past any production competitor at Virginia International Raceway .

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