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Portland General Electric (POR) Declares $0.34 Quarterly Dividend

Elm Ridge Management Llc bought 23,785 shares as the company's stock declined 7.72% while stock markets rallied. The hedge fund held 29,862 shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q3,...

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South Africa's New Budget Aims to Repair Zuma's Economic Damage

South Africa's New Budget Aims to Repair Zuma's Economic Damage

Whether this will be sufficient to lead to a significant improvement in the government debt trajectory and trend growth is uncertain. The ANC top-six officials, including President Cyril Ramaphosa ...

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Florida shooting: armed guard 'failed to act'

Florida shooting: armed guard 'failed to act'

Students in the county had protested against gun violence on Wednesday , hours before the male student's arrest, the Review Journal reported . Nelson has questioned Scott's commitment to make me...

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Kia Motors Increase Investment In India

Kia Motors Increase Investment In India

Naidu dubbed the foundation ceremony for the manufacturing plant, forms the base for producing the first KIA test vehicle in a year. The 214-hectare plant will have a capacity of the plant is about ...

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Home Depot Inc (HD) Shares Sold by BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp

Home Depot Inc (HD) Shares Sold by BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp

The fund owned 102,938 shares of the home improvement retailer's stock after selling 2,721 shares during the quarter. The home improvement retailer reported $1.69 earnings per share for the quarter, t...

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Phoenix acquires Standard Life Aberdeen's insurance arm in £3bn deal

Phoenix acquires Standard Life Aberdeen's insurance arm in £3bn deal

In the first results since the merger of Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management , the firm has said it has chose to exit the insurance market. Completion of the acquisition is expected during ...

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Car Rental Company Enterprise Holdings Ends Discounts For NRA Members

Car Rental Company Enterprise Holdings Ends Discounts For NRA Members

That news was followed by Enterprise Holdings, which controls the Alamo, National and Enterprise auto rental brands, announcing that it would stop offering NRA-member discounts. ThinkProgress reporte...

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RBS boss hails 'symbolic' first profit since financial crisis

RBS boss hails 'symbolic' first profit since financial crisis

Its financial results are expected to be substantially effected by a multibillion-dollar settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice over mortgage-backed securities that were mis-sold before the fi...

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China seizes control of insurer that owns the Waldorf Astoria

China seizes control of insurer that owns the Waldorf Astoria

China's state-backed insurance regulator - the China Insurance Regulatory Commission (CIRC) - has announced that it will lead a takeover of struggling insurance conglomerate Anbang Insurance for a per...

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Amazon Could Launch Six More 'Amazon Go' Stores This Year

Amazon Could Launch Six More 'Amazon Go' Stores This Year

The fourth rumoured location is in Grove shopping centre in Los Angeles with reports suggesting Amazon are already in talks with the centres owner Rick Caruso. Their Amazon account is charged when...

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Uber to continue investing aggressively in Southeast Asia: CEO

Uber to continue investing aggressively in Southeast Asia: CEO

If your question is will we be in more cities in India in next three years from now, the answer is yes. Uber is keen on launching its latest product in shared mobility - Uber Express Pool - in the c...

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API reports dip in U.S. oil inventories

API reports dip in U.S. oil inventories

It hit a two-week peak at $66.56. At 420.5 million barrels, the EIA said, crude oil inventories are in the lower half of the seasonal average, which should stimulate optimism despite a consistent ...

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Private Asset Management Inc. Sells 22756 Shares of Walt Disney Co (DIS)

It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. Matthew Iorio decreased its stake in Carter Inc (CRI) by 19.92% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Congress Asset Management Ma has...

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Toys R Us may close 200 more stores, reports indicate

Toys R Us may close 200 more stores, reports indicate

Last month, the retailer announced plans to close 180 stores nationwide, including the Babies "R" Us in Orange Park . The latest wave of closings would cut almost in half the number of USA stores it ...

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Ads and injunction in BC-Alberta dispute

Ads and injunction in BC-Alberta dispute

In the meantime, B.C. will not proceed with proposed regulatory restrictions on the increase of diluted bitumen transportation. To that end, Horgan is assembling a legal team to ask the courts if B....

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Gender pay gap at Tenet revealed

Gender pay gap at Tenet revealed

Financial services firms' gender pay gaps have been trickling in, with just under 40 listed on the government's latest gender pay gap compilation. Brit Group Services Ltd., a London-based unit of To...

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Russian 15yo breaks world record with majestic routine

Russian 15yo breaks world record with majestic routine

Chen was clutch at last year's worlds, finishing fourth to help the USA get three Olympic spots. Her execution and artistry were superb. The 15-year-old skater is a jumping machine and is one of the v...

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Stock On the Run: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

Stock On the Run: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

It has underperformed by 12.46% the S&P500. Similarly, the company's Director MARTIN R BRAD on 2017-06-23 Buy 20400 shares of the company at a price of $4.55. The Nevada-based Whittier Tru Of Nevada h...

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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has no idea what groceries cost

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has no idea what groceries cost

So wealthy, in fact, that he doesn't need to go to the grocery store, a state of affairs recently confirmed by Ellen DeGeneres . The Microsoft founder made his first appearance on The Ellen DeGe...

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The US Federal Reserve will continue raising interest rates

The US Federal Reserve will continue raising interest rates

Stocks fell sharply in recent weeks as signs of inflation spooked investors anxious about a more rapid rise in interest rates. Some members upgraded their forecasts. After inflation worries knocke...

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Will the FCC overturn net neutrality?

Will the FCC overturn net neutrality?

But it should be noted that at the moment, the net neutrality rules still apply in the USA, despite the FCC vote. Earlier this month, technology companies including Alphabet Inc and Facebook Inc t...

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CBI arrests PNB GM, seals Nirav's Alibaug farmhouse

CBI arrests PNB GM, seals Nirav's Alibaug farmhouse

The ED also froze mutual funds and shares worth Rs 7.80 crore belonging to Modi and worth Rs 86.72 crore of those belonging to the Mehul Choksi Group. The Central Bureau of Investigation is looking ...

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National Margarita Day: Find the best drinks in Tampa Bay

National Margarita Day: Find the best drinks in Tampa Bay

Now that Presidents Day is officially out of the way, it's time to celebrate National Margarita Day. You can get more details on the restaurant's Facebook page . But Toledo's Mexican restaurant cer...

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As Mortgage Rates Flatten, Markets Anticipate Federal Reserve Speeches

The economic growth is backed by tax cuts and rising consumption and confidence in the economy. The kiwi rose to 93.69 Australian cents and earlier touched 93.76 cents, the highest since early Augus...

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OPEC and Allies to Discuss Long-term Oil Cooperation in June

OPEC and Allies to Discuss Long-term Oil Cooperation in June

The OPEC deal is closer than ever to meeting its market rebalancing goals, with OECD inventories now just 74 million barrels above the five-year average recorded in January 2017, according to a re...

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