• Budget is popular, not populist, says FM Arun Jaitley
Budget is popular, not populist, says FM Arun Jaitley

Government aims for 2018-19's fiscal deficit target of 3.3 per cent of GDP. Though, of course, the prospect of reducing it to 2.5% in the next 5 years is achievable. Income tax exemption for the "Farmer Producer Organization" is a welcome step, he said. He also proposed to set up state-of-the-art facility in 42 mega food parks.

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  • Malaysia, Singapore to arrange commerce hyperlink for stockmarkets
Malaysia, Singapore to arrange commerce hyperlink for stockmarkets

He said the link would enable seamless access between the markets, which have a combined market capitalization of more than US$1.2 trillion and about 1,600 public listed companies. The initiative is part of efforts by the ASEAN Capital Markets Forum to deepen financial connectivity across the region's capital markets. A system that connected stock ...

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  • Hacking suspect Lauri Love wins landmark appeal against USA extradition
Hacking suspect Lauri Love wins landmark appeal against USA extradition

The forum bar was introduced in 2013 after the extradition to the United States of Scottish hacker Gary McKinnon was blocked by Theresa May, in her former role as home secretary, or interior minister. Love added that he hoped the case would set a "precedent so this will not happen to people in the future". Liberty, a UK-based human rights gro...

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  • Hyundai Fuel Cell EVs Complete Autonomous Journey
Hyundai Fuel Cell EVs Complete Autonomous Journey

Hyundai Motor held the "Nexo Media Experience Day" at Goyang Hyundai Motor Studio in Goyang, Gyeonggi Province on February 5 and explained such details. In the meantime, though, they're more than willing to showcase their progress using demo cars, which is what this Hyundai Nexo crossover is. "Wellness Care" can monitor health information of...

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  • Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) - Critical Levels to Breach
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) - Critical Levels to Breach

Currently, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC ) has an average volume of 5.58 Million. It has underperformed by 8.41% the S&P500. Salient Trust Company Lta decreased Anadarko Pete Corp (APC) stake by 68.13% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing.

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  • Stocks crumble in vicious sell-off as 'goldilocks' trade unravels
Stocks crumble in vicious sell-off as 'goldilocks' trade unravels

Yields on 10-year U.S. Treasury paper were up at a four-year peak of 2.86 percent, having jumped nearly 7 basis points on Friday. He argued that the sell-off of the last few days, sparked by fears of higher U.S. That raised the alarm about higher inflation and, with it, potentially higher interest rates. Alex Scott, chief strategist at Seven In...

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  • (NASDAQ:CMCSA) Shares Bought by KBC Group NV
(NASDAQ:CMCSA) Shares Bought by KBC Group NV

Nomura reaffirmed a "neutral" rating and issued a $42.00 price objective (down from $45.00) on shares of Comcast in a research report on Thursday. News stories about Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA ) have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis.

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  • Bank of America Corp (BAC) Stake Boosted by First National Trust Co
Bank of America Corp (BAC) Stake Boosted by First National Trust Co

Vetr downgraded shares of Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research report released on Wednesday, January 10th. The stock of Express, Inc. The company was maintained on Wednesday, January 17 by BMO Capital Markets. Oppenheimer maintained the stock with "Outperform" rating in Tuesday, October 31 report.

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  • STOCKS COLLAPSE: Dow Suffers Worst One-Day Point Drop Ever
STOCKS COLLAPSE: Dow Suffers Worst One-Day Point Drop Ever

Stocks on global markets have exteded their recent selloff led by declines in energy shares, while US Treasury yields fell back from nearly four-year highs overnight. Plus, Phillips said, "If you look at the action, someplace around 3 in the afternoon or so, the market shot way down". Yoshinori Shigemi, market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Managem...

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  • New £335m hospital project faces 'significant delay' after Carillion collapse
New £335m hospital project faces 'significant delay' after Carillion collapse

Cochrane, a non-executive director and former chief executive of Weir Group and Stagecoach before stepping up as boss of Carillion, said net debt was too high at the end of 2016. Mr Cochrane denied Mr Khan was sacked because he exposed Carillion's problems to the board, saying his departure was part of "wider management changes".

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  • DOL inspector general launches probe on tip-pooling rule
DOL inspector general launches probe on tip-pooling rule

Department of Labor (USDOL) regarding its plan to repeal a 2011 rule clarifying that gratuities are the sole property of employees, and that employers can not retain any portion of an employee's tips. So why would they raise their pay if given the right to keep tips? That is roughly two-thirds the number of comments that the Obama administration's ...

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  • Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV), Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)
Southwest Airlines Co. (LUV), Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

Hendley & Co Inc who had been investing in Visa Inc. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $271.08B market cap company. The Company's flagship property is the Timmins Porcupine West Gold Project consisting of 185 unpatented mining units and 3 patented mining claims covering a total of 3,200 hectares located in the Bristol and Ogden Tow...

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  • Virgin Trains' West Coast mainline rail contract 'set to be extended'
Virgin Trains' West Coast mainline rail contract 'set to be extended'

Transport Secretary Chris Grayling said that Stagecoach , which has breached a key financial covenant, would continue to run the route only for "a small number of months and no more", with the contract set to end earlier than expected. Stagecoach and Virgin won an eight-year contract for the line in 2015 but lower passenger numbers have forced it ...

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  • Are Analysts Turning Critical? Vodafone Group Plc (VOD), CenterState Banks, Inc. (CSFL)
Are Analysts Turning Critical? Vodafone Group Plc (VOD), CenterState Banks, Inc. (CSFL)

In general, if the reading goes above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. The hedge fund run by Stephen C. Freidheim held 7.71 million shares of the consumer services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $187.12 million, down from 9.10 million at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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  • Drilling Down Into The Procter & Gamble Company (PG)
Drilling Down Into The Procter & Gamble Company (PG)

TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Smith Asset Management Group LP Takes $26.87 Million Position in Procter & Gamble Co (PG)" was reported by The Lincolnian Online and is the sole property of of The Lincolnian Online. Loop Capital initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, February 15 report. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price objective on...

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  • Motco Decreases Position in Home Depot Inc (HD)
Motco Decreases Position in Home Depot Inc (HD)

Home Depot Inc has a 52-week low of $136.33 and a 52-week high of $207.60. It has outperformed by 1.95% the S&P500. Webster Bank increased its stake in Hcp Inc (HCP) by 1649.41% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Glassman Wealth Services grew its holdings in Home Depot by 38.3% in the 2nd quarter. (NYSE:HD) on Wednesday, ...

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  • Porsche Doubles Electric Vehicles Investment to 6 Billion Euro
Porsche Doubles Electric Vehicles Investment to 6 Billion Euro

German carmaker Porsche has announced that it will be doubling its investment into electric mobility, with its budget now set at £5.3billion. The investment will be used to upgrade its Stuttgart factory, develop the all-electric Mission E vehicle and add more fast chargers in Europe.

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  • Forget what you heard about 'Lady Doritos'
Forget what you heard about 'Lady Doritos'

Meek? Weak? And the snack package has to fit into a purse - so, what, smaller than what men get? - because women clearly don't grab a bag of chips to go with lunch and eat it, or bring all the items in a bag with them. "We've seen beer for women, and things like that, and it very often doesn't work because it feels so specifically targeted that...

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  • Australia's central bank upbeat on economy, keeps policy unchanged
Australia's central bank upbeat on economy, keeps policy unchanged

THE Reserve Bank has left the official cash rate on hold at its record low of 1.5 per cent for its first meeting of 2018, marking 18 months in a row without a change. Shashank Mendiratta, economist at ANZ , said the fiscal stance for 2018-2019 "will add to the hawkish rhetoric on two counts - the budgetary decision to allow aggregate spending to...

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  • Lam Research's (LRCX)
Lam Research's (LRCX) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Nomura

Lam Research Corporation (NASDAQ: LRCX ) has risen 107.86% since February 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 91.16% the S&P500. Jane Street Group Llc decreased its stake in Chicago Bridge & Iron Co N V (Put) (CBI) by 69.77% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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  • Tesla batteries are a part of an enormous 'digital energy plant'
Tesla batteries are a part of an enormous 'digital energy plant'

Tesla and the South Australian government have teamed up again - this time bringing solar energy and Powerwall battery storage to 50,000 homes, at no cost. For more information, check out South Australia's official virtual power plant website . Households will not have to pay for the installation of the panels as it will be financed by the sale...

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  • NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Needham & Company LLC
NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Needham & Company LLC

The Priceline Group Inc. Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) has risen 58.64% since February 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Docter Jan L sold $4.69 million worth of The Priceline Group Inc. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, August 9 by Jefferies. Argus Research has "Buy" rating and $45 target.

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  • Philip Morris International (PM) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
Philip Morris International (PM) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday

Crushed It in 2017" with publication date: "February 05, 2018. It has outperformed by 15.26% the S&P500. According to Philip Morris International Inc.'s latest 13F filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), institutional ownership is at 72.85%.

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  • Unusual Activity Spotted in Skechers USA (SKX) as Shares Move -0.25%
Unusual Activity Spotted in Skechers USA (SKX) as Shares Move -0.25%

Burgundy Asset Management Ltd who had been investing in Potash Corporation Of Saskatchewan Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $17.58 billion market cap company. The Earnings to Price yield of Vornado Realty Trust NYSE:VNO is 0.058842. Therefore 0 are positive. At the time of writing, Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) ...

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  • Leeds appoint Paul Heckingbottom as successor to Thomas Christiansen
Leeds appoint Paul Heckingbottom as successor to Thomas Christiansen

The 40-year-old, who led the Tykes to 14th in the Championship last term, has agreed a deal until the end of 2018-19. BARNSLEY have slammed Paul Heckingbottom after the coach left the club to take charge of Leeds United . Christiansen, an unknown who had worked in Cyprus before he got the job, looked like he may buck the trend after his ap...

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