• Norwegian Air Is Offering New US- Europe Ticket Fares $65 Each Way
Norwegian Air Is Offering New US- Europe Ticket Fares $65 Each Way

However, these flights are part of a flash sale that closes at 11pm tomorrow. In total, Norwegian will launch 10 new routes with 38 new weekly transatlantic flights this summer. "What the other airlines and unions are saying are alternative facts and fake news", Sande said. The Irish-registered airline's parent, Norwegian Air Shuttle , plans t...

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  • US Treasury's Mnuchin dials back Trump economic promises
US Treasury's Mnuchin dials back Trump economic promises

During the presidential campaign, Mr. Trump unveiled a plan in which he proposed reducing income taxes, cutting taxes for corporations, closing the carried interest loophole, eliminating the estate tax and making childcare tax-deductible. The benchmark 10-year Treasury yield was down over 2 basis points at 2.392 percent after hitting a two-week low...

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  • Trader Alert: Unusual Volume Spotted in The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW)
Trader Alert: Unusual Volume Spotted in The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW)

In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 1.10% with $1.21 Billion sitting short, betting on future declines. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.93 EPS. DuPont rose 4.1% to 80.34 in afternoon trading on the stock market today, hitting its best...

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  • Stock on the Run: The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ:KHC)
Stock on the Run: The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ:KHC)

The company earned $6.86 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.73 billion. Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) shares rallied on Wednesday afternoon after the consumer goods giant upgraded its profit margin expectations for the year and announced a "comprehensive review of options" to improve value for shareholders.

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  • Home Depot Boosts Dividend & Buyback As Q4 Earnings Beat The Street
Home Depot Boosts Dividend & Buyback As Q4 Earnings Beat The Street

The market consensus range for revenue is between $23.39B and $23.83B, with an average of $23.59B. Stock: Shares rose 1.6% to 145.33 in premarket trading on the stock market today. The stock was sold at an average price of $128.39, for a total value of $2,003,654.34. (The) in a report on Tuesday, November 15th. Bank of Montreal Can now owns 2,8...

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  • PA ANALYSIS: Hawkish Yellen should act ASAP
PA ANALYSIS: Hawkish Yellen should act ASAP

The financial world has been put on notice by the U.S. central bank to get ready for interest rate rises, but there is still no word on when. U.S. retail sales rose more than expected in January, while other data showed consumer prices recorded their biggest increase in almost four years last month and manufacturing output steadily rising.

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  • Kraft Heinz pursuing Unilever in takeover move
Kraft Heinz pursuing Unilever in takeover move

The statement says that Unilever has declined the proposal, but Kraft Heinz "look forward to working to reach agreement on the terms of a transaction". The stock grabbed 117 new institutional investments totaling 5,734,628 shares while 77 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 5,996,332 shares.

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  • Trump pledges to protect U.S. jobs during visit to Boeing plant
Trump pledges to protect U.S. jobs during visit to Boeing plant

GOP Chairman Matt Moore said the president's visit still means a bump for SC, even as the stop was more business-orient than part of the party boosting apparatus. Trump's visit to the Boeing plant also comes at a time when the Trump administration is struggling to establish a greater sense of order and focus after weeks of distractions and negative...

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  • Oil Trades Near $53 After US Crude Supplies Climb to Record
Oil Trades Near $53 After US Crude Supplies Climb to Record

Oil prices continue to slip in Asian trade, being affected by a stronger dollar and higher than expected growth in United States oil inventories. Has the market become range bound? 13 de febrero de 2017, 12:04London, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Oil prices dropped today before the rise in extraction of USA platforms, dealing a blow on the OPEC agre...

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  • Rising fuel costs push United Kingdom inflation higher
Rising fuel costs push United Kingdom inflation higher

Sales patterns may have contributed to this, as the proportion of items on sale increased by more between December 2016 and January 2017 than it did a year ago, ONS said. It was the largest year-over-year gain in 11 years. "The base effect too would have been exhausted by this time". Overall food prices were flat between December and January afte...

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  • North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies must pay more or U.S. will 'moderate its commitment': Mattis
North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies must pay more or U.S. will 'moderate its commitment': Mattis

The MOD branded that figure "wrong", adding that it had the "biggest" defence budget in Europe and the "second largest" in North Atlantic Treaty Organisation. For U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, the next few days will be a reassurance tour with a twist. "The alliance remains a fundamental bedrock for the United States and for all the transat...

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  • Verizon is reportedly looking for a $250 million price cut on Yahoo
Verizon is reportedly looking for a $250 million price cut on Yahoo

Both companies say the revised takeover deal will include a provision that Verizon and Yahoo! share the liability for the legal fallout in the case. Reuters reports that the final price reduction could in fact be as high as $350 million.

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  • Janet Yellen: Delaying interest rate hikes
Janet Yellen: Delaying interest rate hikes "unwise"

The highlight of Fed Chair Yellen's testimony thus far was perhaps her comment on how it would be short-sighted to not raise rates multiple times this year. His resignation, effective in early April, will create a third vacancy on the seven-member board for Trump to fill. On Jan. 31, the vice chair of the House Financial Services Committee - one of...

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  • Eurozone Economy Expands Less Than Estimated
Eurozone Economy Expands Less Than Estimated

Germany's traditionally powerful exports contributed less to growth in the fourth quarter, as imports increased faster, Destatis added. Many economists have expressed concern about the long-term health of the German economy as its open door policies on immigration have cost the government billions of dollars.

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  • Melissa McCarthy Returns As Angry Sean Spicer On 'SNL'
Melissa McCarthy Returns As Angry Sean Spicer On 'SNL'

And she delivered a great comic line, touching on Session's alleged racist past, "We all know there are two kinds of crime.regular and black". First, he attacked a journalist with a leaf-blower. "It's simple", Spicer on the show responded . "But then Melissa played Spicer and I was like, 'Yo, why can't I play Trump?'" 'The cases are real .

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  • Tim Hortons owner's profit beats as costs fall
Tim Hortons owner's profit beats as costs fall

Total comparable sales at Burger King rose 2.8 per cent in the fourth quarter ended December 31, beating the average estimate of a 2.5 per cent rise, according to research firm Consensus Metrix. When making adjustments, earnings per share increased to just over 44 cents compared to 32 cents for the same period one year ago. In all the Oakville, O...

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  • Donald Trump's Home Line Dropped From Sears & Kmart For Poor Sales
Donald Trump's Home Line Dropped From Sears & Kmart For Poor Sales

Meanwhile, the Wall Street Journal reported a 32% sales decline of Ivanka Trump-brand merchandise at Nordstrom (JWN) in the prior fiscal year, citing internal Nordstrom data. In a effort to blunt the impact of the boycott, senior White House advisor Kellyanne Conway last week told viewers on Fox and Friends to "buy Ivanka's stuff".

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  • Compare 2016 graduation rates at every high school in NY state
Compare 2016 graduation rates at every high school in NY state

Albany had the lowest graduation rate at 58 percent, followed by Schenectady (62 percent), Cohoes (72 percent), Green Island (72 percent) and Watervliet (77 percent). Black and white students' rates are both around 64 percent, white Latino students trail at 48 percent. Asian students are the most likely to graduate from high school, the Education D...

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  • Oil market 'responding positively' to output cut: OPEC president
Oil market 'responding positively' to output cut: OPEC president

Paris: OPEC countries are complying nearly fully with a landmark deal to reduce the global oil glut, but demand is likely to be more vigorous than anticipated this year, the International Energy Agency said Friday. If you are interested in reading our oil markets analysis along with energy sector stock picks, you can sign up here. 17 oil rigs were...

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  • Singapore Airlines commits to 20 777-9s, 19 787-10s
Singapore Airlines commits to 20 777-9s, 19 787-10s

Thursday's order is an important one for the Dreamliner program, aerospace analyst Saj Ahmad said, because Boeing needs to start filling its order book going into the next decade. Buffeted by marquee Middle Eastern peers such as Emirates and regional budget operators, the only Asian carrier to have flown the Concorde has said it will maintain vigil...

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  • Nokia Buys OSS Specialist Comptel for $370 Million
Nokia Buys OSS Specialist Comptel for $370 Million

Nokia has announced a tender offer of €3.04 per share in cash to buy Comptel as it tries to push its software strategy forward. Comptel's board of directors said this morning that they intend to recommend that shareholders accept the tender offer.

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  • Is It Legal For Donald Trump To Delete Tweets As President?
Is It Legal For Donald Trump To Delete Tweets As President?

Mr. Trump took to Twitter about the article , saying , "The failing @nytimes writes total fiction concerning me". It was Trump's latest salvo against the news media, a favorite target for derision that he says broadly underestimated his chances during the presidential campaign.

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  • Investors Catching Stocks: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)
Investors Catching Stocks: General Motors Company (NYSE:GM)

But its earnings before interest and taxes, or EBIT, came in light , and then there are concerns about whether General Motors can actually deliver on its guidance for $6 to 6.50 a share, leaning to the beat-side of analyst estimates for $6.05.

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  • 21st Century Fox Q2 Profit Beats, But Revenue Falls Short
21st Century Fox Q2 Profit Beats, But Revenue Falls Short

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Twenty-First Century Fox , Inc.'s (FOX) is at 65.30. USG Corporation (NYSE:USG) share price Jumped 1.2% to reach $31.22 during the last trading session. Investors looking further ahead will note that the Price to next year's EPS is 10.10%. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was originally posted by [[site...

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  • Marine Le Pen declares candidacy in French election, attacks globalization
Marine Le Pen declares candidacy in French election, attacks globalization

Treasury trading at Jefferies, in a note. The other type of totalitarianism is Islamic fundamentalism, as she thinks that this is the greatest threat. "Those two ideologies want to bring France to its knees", she added. Le Pen's first move, if elected, will be working to get France out of the 28-nation European Union, and her first trip will be t...

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  • The FCC stops investigating carrier's 'zero-rating' plans
The FCC stops investigating carrier's 'zero-rating' plans

Meanwhile, it is unclear how Pai's FCC will confront other looming, high-profile issues such as cybersecurity, which is connected in part to network neutrality. Second, consumers should be free to run whatever apps they'd like that run on the Internet. And fourth, they should be able to get "meaningful information" about the Internet plans they've ...

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  • Quantum supercomputer could 'change life completely'
Quantum supercomputer could 'change life completely'

Scentific American adds that the quantum computer "would be powerful enough to crack important and now unsolvable problems, such as factoring enormous numbers". Video explaining the design of a scalable trapped ion quantum computer. "N$3 ow is the time to translate academic excellence into actual application building on the UK's strengths in this...

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  • Dakota Access Pipeline Set For Completion After Army Engineers' Approval
Dakota Access Pipeline Set For Completion After Army Engineers' Approval

Hoeven and Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., have both, meanwhile, been pressing for additional federal law enforcement support in the vicinity of the pipeline, where protesters have been camped for the most of 2016 on property managed by the U.S.

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  • Euro-Area Manufacturing Picks Up as Demand Drives Prices Higher
Euro-Area Manufacturing Picks Up as Demand Drives Prices Higher

Manufacturing performed well in the first month of 2017, according to the latest survey snapshot of the sector, but United Kingdom firms also saw the sharpest rise in factory input costs on record and an apparently waning boost for exports from the slump in the pound.

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  • Iranian president calls Trump 'novice in politics'
Iranian president calls Trump 'novice in politics'

Flynn included with his criticism of a recent attack against a Saudi naval vessel " conducted by Iran-supported Houthi militants". "The Trump administration strongly condemns such actions, which place American lives at risk". Meanwhile, some 220 Iranian members of parliament reaffirmed support for Tehran's missile programme, calling worldwide co...

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  • Struggling HMV Canada goes into receivership, owing $39M to debtor
Struggling HMV Canada goes into receivership, owing $39M to debtor

A request for comment from Hilco Capital investment director Chris Emmott, a key player in the cross-border restructuring of the company, was not returned at press time. The company had lent HMV Canada money, but was not repaid since November, despite a 39 million dollar loan. However, having functioned as a separate entity since retail restructuri...

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  • Fans turn on Steve Bould after bad display v Watford
Fans turn on Steve Bould after bad display v Watford

Arsenal have officially named their starting line-up and substitutes to play host to Watford in a Premier League fixture tonight. Regardless of the result this weekend, there is little confidence to suggest that Arsenal won't slip up again in key games between now and the end of the season as they continue to lack consistency.

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  • Volkswagen is the world's biggest auto brand (again)
Volkswagen is the world's biggest auto brand (again)

Slowly, VW has been clawing at Toyota's dominance, and in 2016, the German automaker finally took the top spot in auto sales. GM was third behind VW previous year and held the top spot in 2011, when Toyota's production was disrupted by the Japanese quake and tsunami.

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  • Trump blames airport delays on Delta Airlines and protesters
Trump blames airport delays on Delta Airlines and protesters

An executive order Trump signed on Friday suspends admission of refugees to the USA for 120 days, indefinitely bans Syrian refugees, and bans entry for 90 days of people from seven Muslim-majority countries that have been linked to terrorism.

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  • European Bonds Resume Slide on Faster German Regional Inflation
European Bonds Resume Slide on Faster German Regional Inflation

A pick-up in recent months - from 0.8 percent in both October and November to 1.7 percent in December - has been largely attributed to rising oil prices. The 10-year yield continued to rise to 0.43% in early December, before dropping back when the European Central Bank said it would extend the quantitative easing program to the end of 2017.

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  • GM Planning Jobs Cuts At Canadian Plant
GM Planning Jobs Cuts At Canadian Plant

U.S. President Trump has told Mexico and Canada he wants to renegotiate NAFTA, or perhaps even scrap it. GM says it will shift production of the GMC Terrain SUV from a plant in Ingersoll, Ontario, to one in Mexico. There are 141,000 people employed in Canada's automotive sector, either on the vehicle assembly or the parts manufacturing side, acco...

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  • Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) Shares Gap Up on Better-Than-Expected Earnings
Southwest Airlines Company (LUV) Shares Gap Up on Better-Than-Expected Earnings

Analyst had a consensus of $0.69. This is not a recommendation to buy or sell Southwest Airlines Co. Southwest Airlines Company's dividend payout ratio is now 11.40%. Following the transaction, the director now owns 23,715 shares in the company, valued at $1,207,804.95. If you are accessing this report on another domain, it was illegally stolen and...

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  • TransCanada applies for presidential approval of the Keystone XL pipeline
TransCanada applies for presidential approval of the Keystone XL pipeline

Trump directed the State Department and other agencies to make a decision within 60 days of a final application. As part of his executive order, Trump signaled that an approval of Keystone XL hinged on renegotiations of the project terms, including a directive to manufacture the steel pipe used in the project at US -based mills and for America to...

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  • American Airlines earns $2.7 billion 2016 net profit
American Airlines earns $2.7 billion 2016 net profit

Average EPS forecast for the current year is $5.7 according to 17 analysts making projections for American Airlines Group Inc (NASDAQ:AAL). For the full year, American Airlines earned $2.7 billion in 2016, compared to $7.6 billion in 2015.

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  • What Will Alibaba Do With MoneyGram?
What Will Alibaba Do With MoneyGram?

Ant Financial will assume or refinance MoneyGram's outstanding debt. The company has been active in the acquisitions space, buying EyeVerify, a US-based mobile eye recognition software firm, and it has invested in Yum Brands' (YUM) China operations.

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  • Dow Sets New Record High After Smashing Through 20000 Milestone
Dow Sets New Record High After Smashing Through 20000 Milestone

The 20,000-point mark for the closely watched Dow, while largely symbolic, is nevertheless a benchmark for the nation's economic performance as reflected by the stock markets. Stocks in the defensive sector, however, traded lower as did real estate stocks in sympathy with higher Treasury yields . Meantime, the Mexican peso dropped after US Preside...

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  • Bob Evans To Sell All Of Its Restaurants
Bob Evans To Sell All Of Its Restaurants

After the restaurant chain has struggled in recent years, the company will be committing itself to its profitable packaged food division, BEF Foods, Nation's Restaurant News reports, while Golden Gate Capital will take over the 523 Bob Evans restaurants in the U.S.

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  • Inflation undershoots Reserve Bank target yet again
Inflation undershoots Reserve Bank target yet again

The annual inflation rate hasn't been within the RBA's target band since the September quarter of 2014, reported APP (Australian Associated Press). The average cost of goods and services in the Consumer Price Index fell by 0.5 per cent between October and November, to 102.2.

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  • Planned Parenthood Offers Bare Minimum of Prenatal Care
Planned Parenthood Offers Bare Minimum of Prenatal Care

The video features audio of clinic workers allegedly telling Live Action representatives posing as potential clients that, contrary to advertisement, the clinics do not provide prenatal care. The group provides abortion services as well as sexual health care, pregnancy and relationship guidance and cancer screenings. Planned Parenthood is n...

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  • Trump to begin renegotiating NAFTA with leaders of Mexico, Canada
Trump to begin renegotiating NAFTA with leaders of Mexico, Canada

A central promise of Trump's campaign was that he would revamp the 23-year-old trade pact. "We're going to start renegotiating on NAFTA, on immigration, and on security at the border", Trump said at the start of a swearing-in ceremony for top White House staff.

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  • Yahoo sale to Verizon delayed, following revelation of massive security breaches
Yahoo sale to Verizon delayed, following revelation of massive security breaches

Due to the incomplete " work required to meet closing conditions ", the closing has been postponed to the next quarter . The delayed closing is likely related to the fallout from two massive hacking episodes reported after the acquisition was announced in July past year.

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  • Rio Tinto sells Australian coal assets to China's Yancoal for £1.9bn
Rio Tinto sells Australian coal assets to China's Yancoal for £1.9bn

Coal & Allied owns and operates the Hunter Valley Operations and Mt Thorley Warkworth coal mines in the Hunter Valley, NSW. Rio Tinto has now announced or completed at least $US7.7 billion ($A10 billion) of divestments since 2013. Completing the sale of the coal projects to Yancoal would slash Rio's gearing, its ratio of debt to equity, to around...

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  • Stocks Hit Three-Week Low as Trump Reality Sets in
Stocks Hit Three-Week Low as Trump Reality Sets in

The dollar was on the back foot as markets digested the protectionist rhetoric of Mr Trump's inauguration speech. "There remains a high level of uncertainty about the new administration's dollar policies, especially following President Trump's recent remarks on the strong dollar directed at China".

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  • PHH Mortgage, HSBC Current Mortgage Rates Jan 21, 2017
PHH Mortgage, HSBC Current Mortgage Rates Jan 21, 2017

The best 30 year loan deals at Quicken Loans have been published at 4.25% today carrying an April of 4.499%. Three weeks ago, the rate averaged 4.32 percent, which was the highest since 4.33 percent in the week of April 24, 2014. The 7 year ARM loans are published at 3.125% yielding an April of 3.915%. The 7/1 ARM deals are published at 3.83% yield...

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  • Donald Trump Brings Gold Curtains, Winston Churchill Bust to the Oval Office
Donald Trump Brings Gold Curtains, Winston Churchill Bust to the Oval Office

The bust of Churchill was instead placed just outside the Treaty Room, his personal office in the White House's residential area. Now, the first pictures of Mr Trump in the Oval Office appear to show the Churchill bust restored to pride of place.

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