• Lloyds bank profit rises to record $7.4 billion, but misses estimates
Lloyds bank profit rises to record $7.4 billion, but misses estimates

In its full year results for 2017, Lloyds reported a 12% rise in total life and pensions sales, driven by a 29% rise across workplace, planning and retirement and protection. Dividends were hiked by 20% to 3.05p per share - this puts them on a par with last year's shareholder returns which were a combination of ordinary and special payouts.

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  • Police warn people to not call 911 over KFC crisis
Police warn people to not call 911 over KFC crisis

There were reports of desperate KFC employees taking the initiative and buying chicken themselves, while the Daily Mail reported that crates of undelivered chicken at a DHL depot would have to be destroyed. Nearly 200 of KFC's 900 restaurants have reopened since Sunday but more than 460 were still closed yesterday. The crisis that has seen hu...

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  • Amazon.com (AMZN) Given News Impact Rating of 0.08
Amazon.com (AMZN) Given News Impact Rating of 0.08

Amazon.com has a 52 week low of $833.50 and a 52 week high of $1,498.00. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.54 earnings per share. equities research analysts forecast that Amazon.com, Inc. Natl Pension Service has invested 1.68% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. Archford Capital Strategies LLC grew its position in Amazon.com b...

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  • Walmart's bruising battle with Amazon saps its 4th quarter results
Walmart's bruising battle with Amazon saps its 4th quarter results

Walmart's e-commerce sales growth in the United States slowed to 23 percent during the fourth quarter, a sharp decline from 50 percent in the third quarter. Walmart forecast earnings of $4.75 to $5 per share for the current fiscal year on a 2 percent increase in USA same-store sales. The average analyst estimate was $1.37 per share, according to Th...

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  • IShares US Regional Banks (IAT) Rises 0.34% for Feb 18
IShares US Regional Banks (IAT) Rises 0.34% for Feb 18

Although it was originally intended for commodity traders to help identify the start and finish of market trends, it is frequently used to analyze stocks as well. A value of 25-50 would indicate a strong trend. Interested investors may be watching the Williams Percent Range or Williams %R. Philippines Index MSCI Ishares's Williams Percent Range...

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  • New Zealand vs Australia, Trans-Tasman 2018, final
New Zealand vs Australia, Trans-Tasman 2018, final

Australia had pulled off the highest run chase in T20 global cricket history when they chased down the target of 244 set by the New Zealand cricket team with seven balls to spare in a tri-series T20 match in the same venue last week. "There's obviously a bit of weather around". Wednesday's game will be played on the same pitch as last Friday'...

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  • Stocks in Motion: Bank of America Corporation (BAC), Micron Technology, Inc. (MU)
Stocks in Motion: Bank of America Corporation (BAC), Micron Technology, Inc. (MU)

Bruce & Co Inc who had been investing in Amerco for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $6.85B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.05 during the last trading session, reaching $26.21. Pointstate Capital Lp decreased Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd (NYSE:BABA) stake by 459,650 shares to 910,247 valued at $157.21 million in 20...

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  • Cabinet allows commercial mining of coal mines
Cabinet allows commercial mining of coal mines

In a disruptive move that heralds the end of state-run Coal India's monopoly, the government on Tuesday allowed commercial mining by private firms. The revenue from the sale of coal blocks will go to the states, benefiting Bengal, Odisha, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, and Madhya Pradesh, which are the major coal-bearing states.

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  • Barings LLC Has $50.31 Million Stake in Kilroy Realty Corp (NYSE:KRC)
Barings LLC Has $50.31 Million Stake in Kilroy Realty Corp (NYSE:KRC)

Havens Advisors Llc who had been investing in Nxp Semiconductors Nv for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $40.18B market cap company. Baird increased their price target on shares of SL Green Realty from $120.00 to $121.00 and gave the company an outperform rating in a research report on Monday, October 23rd.

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  • Moors & Cabot Inc. Has $4.70 Million Position in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)
Moors & Cabot Inc. Has $4.70 Million Position in The Coca-Cola Co (KO)

It has underperformed by 5.95% the S&P500. Tealwood Asset Management Inc decreased its stake in Brookfield Infrast Partners (BIP) by 43.31% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Homrich & Berg stated it has 241,446 shares. 208 were accumulated by Alexandria Capital Limited Liability. Ar Asset holds 0.45% of its portfolio in C...

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  • Singapore Is Hiking Its Sales Tax, but Not Until 2021 or Later
Singapore Is Hiking Its Sales Tax, but Not Until 2021 or Later

With the increase to GST, Heng also assured lower-and middle-income households will receive more support, e-tax will only affect B2B services, grants will be introduced to help companies cope with the tax in the initial phase, though explained that more details of the GST increase will be furnished once the timing for its implementation is determin...

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  • Cooper Tire reports 4Q loss
Cooper Tire reports 4Q loss

About 891,393 shares traded or 33.46% up from the average. Goodyear Tire & Rubber (NASDAQ:GT) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. Geode Cap Mgmt Limited Liability holds 0.04% or 2.87 million shares in its portfolio. Atlanta Cap L L C holds 457,312 shares. Proshare Advsr Ltd Liability accumulated 0% or 7,251 shares.

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  • SpaceX Gets Nod For Satellite Broadband Network
SpaceX Gets Nod For Satellite Broadband Network

The said prototype probes will be SpaceX's first move into creating a giant constellation of satellites, called Starlink, that will orbit Earth in a synchronized routine, so that every spot on Earth would have internet connection any time of the day.

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  • Political Analysts Waiting for Naidu's First Move
Political Analysts Waiting for Naidu's First Move

It is just a group of individuals who are trying to find out what kind of injustice was meted out to AP in the union budget. "If that doesn't happen, we will muster support from other parties and move the no-trust motion", Naidu said at a meeting of the Madiga Reservation Porata Samiti in Vijayawada on Monday night.

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  • Tesla: Elon Musk's Cloud Hacked to Mine Cryptocurrency
Tesla: Elon Musk's Cloud Hacked to Mine Cryptocurrency

Hackers have breached Tesla cloud servers used by the company's engineers and have installed malware that mines the cryptocurrency . The Redlock researchers say they found Tesla's credentials on an unsecured IT administrative console which did not have any password protection.

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  • US Commerce Department recommends steep metals tariffs
US Commerce Department recommends steep metals tariffs

Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and the director of the National Trade Council, Peter Navarro. "So, I think we could certainly see retaliatory action ... said last month. "For certain types of steel, such as for electrical transformers, only one USA producer remains", the release stated. "The U.S.'s bigg...

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  • World oil prices up
World oil prices up

Helping to limit gains are general concerns over rising USA production that may be offsetting the OPEC-led group's attempts to limit production, reduce the global supply glut and stabilize prices. U.S. gold futures were down 0.1pc at $1,357.2 per ounce on Thursday. The preliminary reading on the consumer sentiment index for February came in at 99.9...

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  • Focus of our budget is on outcome: PM Modi
Focus of our budget is on outcome: PM Modi

Maharashtra, India's most industrialised state, wants to be a $1-trillion economy by 2025 and to achieve this, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis wants to shift 5 million agriculture workers to more productive sectors such as services. PM Narendra Modi called Magnetic Maharashtra Summit an example of cooperative competitive federalism. When our P...

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  • Porsche Gives Up On Diesels, Ends Production Of Macan and Panamera Diesel
Porsche Gives Up On Diesels, Ends Production Of Macan and Panamera Diesel

It's worth noting that Porsche CEO Oliver Blume told Reuters that the company could axe diesels in favor of gas-electric hybrids and all-electric models. An inside source told Autocar that the current lack of diesel cars in its range doesn't "mean Porsche has chose to stop all diesel models" forever.

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  • Home Depot Increased Sales & Earnings in Q4
Home Depot Increased Sales & Earnings in Q4

Axa decreased Home Depot Inc (HD) stake by 4.87% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Adecoagro S.A. (NYSE:AGRO) has risen 9.46% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. 118,023 are owned by Baillie Gifford And. Mackenzie Fin Corp reported 0.05% of its portfolio in eBay Inc. Its up 11.91% from 36,100 shares previously.

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  • Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) Position Lowered by TCW Group Inc
Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR) Position Lowered by TCW Group Inc

Acadia Realty Trust has a twelve month low of $21.34 and a twelve month high of $32.89. Taking a peek at some moving average levels on shares of Acadia Realty Trust (AKR), the 200-day is at 27.77, the 50-day is 25.80, and the 7-day is sitting at 22.43.

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  • BHP Billiton Profit Down 37%; Cuts 2018 Copper Growth View
BHP Billiton Profit Down 37%; Cuts 2018 Copper Growth View

The miner spent US$20 billion in 2011 on United States shale oil and gas assets, but the sector later experienced a fall in prices, hammering profits and prompting the company to announce plans to exit the business. For every study that points to some large prizes, there are other studies which suggest this is a very risky venture indeed. The compa...

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  • GM offers $2.2 billion debt for equity swap
GM offers $2.2 billion debt for equity swap

The debt for equity swap would permit GM's business in South Korea to extend its running. GM's conclusion was the current in a series of measures it has taken to place advisability and adjustment before sales and volume. South Korea's finance minister said on Tuesday the government would hold talks with General Motors over the future of its four ...

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  • Pakistan Cricket Board serious about shifting PSL to Pakistan
Pakistan Cricket Board serious about shifting PSL to Pakistan

You are an awesome country and you've done great things for cricket. The versatile all-rounder recently took part in an ice cricket tournament in Switzerland where he played with some of the former Indian superstars. Not only has the number of teams increased but also the matches have gone up from 24 to 34, all to be played over a month's span. ...

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  • BidaskClub Lowers NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) to Strong Sell
BidaskClub Lowers NXP Semiconductors (NASDAQ:NXPI) to Strong Sell

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) has risen 13.20% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.22% the S&P500. Halcyon Management Partners Lp decreased its stake in Nxp Semiconductors N V ( NXPI ) by 13.43% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

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