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Tossing Stock: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

Tossing Stock: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)

F stock is now showing positive return of 4.51% throughout last week and witnessed increasing return of 6.77% in one month period. ARGI Investment Services LLC now owns 241,153 shares of the auto man...

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Facebook to require verification for political ads

Facebook to require verification for political ads

Mark Zuckerberg said the company would force pages with large followings to confirm their identity and location, an attempt to stop foreign agents peddling propaganda to influence votes. Zuckerberg an...

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Unemployment rate edges up in Victoria, steady in BC, says Stats Canada

Unemployment rate edges up in Victoria, steady in BC, says Stats Canada

Stats Canada says 32,000 net new jobs were created as the national unemployment rate was unchanged last month at 5.8 per cent. Among Virginia's 133 cities and counties, the lowest jobless rates were...

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Mall Owners In Bid To Buy Bon-Ton

Mall Owners In Bid To Buy Bon-Ton

The Eau Claire Younkers is one of five large "anchor" stores at the Oakwood Mall. No other stores were listed. It also has Herberger's stores in Hastings, Kearney, Norfolk, North Platte and Scottsbl...

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Dow set for a big drop as trade war fears return

Dow set for a big drop as trade war fears return

The Dow dropped nearly 600 points on Friday as the potential for a damaging trade dispute - which had begun to fade on Wednesday and early Thursday as other top White House advisers tried to calm th...

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Renewed trade tensions send stocks lower

Renewed trade tensions send stocks lower

China's tariffs on US soybean exports led to bets that higher domestic reserves would lower food costs for meat producers such as Tyson Foods (Frankfurt: 870625 - news ), Hormel , Sanderson Farm...

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Grab-Uber deal on nations' anti-competition watchlists

Grab-Uber deal on nations' anti-competition watchlists

Should anti-competitive concerns arise, the PCC said Grab and Uber may propose commitments to remedy, mitigate, or prevent negative effects on market competition. "A merger or acquisition review using...

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InterGlobe walks away from Air India

InterGlobe walks away from Air India

We believe Air India's huge debt of Rs33,392cr and government's plan to sell the airline as a package (including subsidiaries and JVs) may have acted as a deterrent to Indigo. On March 28, the ministr...

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Trump looks to impose additional $100 billion in China tariffs

But Robert Daly, director of the Kissinger Institute on China and the USA, doesn't think negotiations between the two countries will be easy and says China "won't cave" that quickly. Wednesday's annou...

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How sugar tax affects soft drink prices - and their recipes

How sugar tax affects soft drink prices - and their recipes

PepsiCo beverages, which are distributed by Britvic in the United Kingdom, will continue with the same recipes, with the costs passed on to the consumer. JD Wetherspoon has recently increased the pric...

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Vauxhall investment safeguards 1400 Luton jobs

Vauxhall investment safeguards 1400 Luton jobs

Tavares admitted at the announcement that the investment had been made "despite the Brexit uncertainty", and speaking to the BBC at the Geneva Motor Show in March he said that continuing uncertainly u...

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Commonwealth Games: Australian star Sally Pearson expected to pull out through injury

Commonwealth Games: Australian star Sally Pearson expected to pull out through injury

The sprinter walked her Surfers Paradise leg of the Queen's Baton relay on Wednesday and was given the honour of passing the baton to the rostrum at last night's Opening Ceremony. Pearson waited until...

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Jordan Spieth steals a little bit of Tiger Woods' comeback thunder

And former Open champion Henrik Stenson celebrated his 42nd birthday in style by joining McIlroy in a seven-strong group on three under which also included Patrick Reed, Rafa Cabrera Bello and China...

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MSCI Inc. (MSCI) estimated to achieve average price target of $159.17

MSCI Inc. (MSCI) estimated to achieve average price target of $159.17

The quarterly performance for the stock is 15.15%, while the half-yearly performance is 24.64%. The flows out of the USA and into global funds showed a huge divergence, but the performance was a...

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Virgin Galactic chalks up successful supersonic test flight

Virgin Galactic chalks up successful supersonic test flight

According to CNBC and a tweet from Virgin Galactic at 9:05 a.m., the spaceplane, dubbed SpaceShipTwo Unity, was carried high above the Mojave desert by its mothership WhiteKnightTwo, where it was ...

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Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSB) Given Average Rating of

Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSB) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts

Active Investors often continue a close observation on any stock volume. The price volatility of stock was 1.56% for a week and 1.41% for a month. Shares of Zynga Inc. Investors may also view volume...

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United Kingdom sales of diesel cars decline by 37% in one year

United Kingdom sales of diesel cars decline by 37% in one year

Sales of diesel cars have plummeted in the United Kingdom as "economic and political uncertainty" over the government's air quality plans are dampening confidence, according to the motor industry's tr...

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Another data breach revealed, this one affecting Sears and Delta

Another data breach revealed, this one affecting Sears and Delta

Its most recent closing price has a distance of -2.40% from SMA20 and is 2.51% above than SMA200. United States stocks opened sharply lower after China unveiled plans to hit major United States expo...

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Flight returns to Singapore amid alleged bomb threat

Flight returns to Singapore amid alleged bomb threat

His false alert caused the flight to return to Singapore's Changi Airport on Thursday afternoon while heading for Hat Yai, Thailand. The bomb threat was reported to 911 at Providence Alaska Medical ...

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Vodafone UK acquires 5G spectrum

Vodafone UK acquires 5G spectrum

The... Ofcom said that EE has won 40MHz of 3.4GHz spectrum at a cost of £302,592,000, while Hutchison 3G United Kingdom picked up 20MHz of 3.4GHz spectrum, for which it is paying £151,296,000. All...

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Should Bezos take the bait and respond to Trump?

Should Bezos take the bait and respond to Trump?

The stock increased 0.14% or $1.9399 during the last trading session, reaching $1393.99. Even as President Trump fires off a fusillade of tweets against Amazon , the U.S. Four analysts have rat...

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

The stock increased 0.99% or $0.84 during the last trading session, reaching $85.88. About 1,859 shares traded. It has underperformed by 14.87% the S&P500. Next Century Growth Invsts Llc holds 1.55 mi...

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ICICI Securities to consider dividend on April 14

ICICI Securities to consider dividend on April 14

The relative volume of the stock is 1.32. It has outperformed by 7.16% the S&P500. ICICI Bank's Chief Executive Officer Chanda Kochhar poses during a photo-call at a news conference in Mumbai ,...

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De La Rue to appeal post-Brexit passport contract

De La Rue to appeal post-Brexit passport contract

A spokesman for May said the standstill period - between a contract being awarded and its final conclusion - had been extended due to De La Rue's request, but the government had not changed its stance...

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Tamil Nadu bandh; KSRTC bus services suspended

Tamil Nadu bandh; KSRTC bus services suspended

Bus services between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka resumed on Thursday evening after the statewide strike in Tamil Nadu ended. Banks, pharmacies, hospitals and schools, however, remained open. Neverthe...

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