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3% Isn't the Most Important Number in the Bond Market

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It could also lead to reduced spending-pushing stocks lower, and forcing investors to rejigger their portfolios after years of ultra-low rates. "Finally, weak credit fundamentals and higher equity market volatility are likely to amplify the impacts". Read More »

Brexit regulatory equivalence is "pragmatic solution" says European Union financial services boss

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Last December Switzerland's stock exchange was only given temporary equivalence access, angering the Alpine state, whose minister for global finance, Joerg Gasser, cautioned Britain about going down the same road. A 21-month transition deal was agreed at an European Union summit in March, meant to give firms more time to meet new rules under Brexit and prepare their contingency planning. Read More »

Intertek Group plc (LON:ITRK) Ratings Summary as of April 23, 2018

As per Thursday, November 2, the company rating was maintained by UBS. JP Morgan has "Overweight" rating and GBX 1305 target. Berenberg maintained Spire Healthcare Group Plc (LON:SPI) rating on Wednesday, May 11. Daiwa Securities has 0.02% invested in Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) for 34,135 shares. Among 9 analysts covering Supervalu Inc. "Buy" rating has 4, "Sell" are 0, while 0 are "Hold". Read More »

Jetstar examines checks after 12-year-old's lone Bali trip

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Drew apparently did not like his mother's response and chose to go on the trip anyway - by himself. Drew searched the internet for airlines that allowed 12-year-olds to fly unaccompanied and booked himself a ticket and a hotel room. However, his four-day vacation was not as carefree as he planned. The parents went to the police after school the teacher asked why drew didn't come to class. Read More »

Amazon rumoured to be developing a domestic robot

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While the project has been in development for some years, the company has recently stepped up its hiring. The Lab 126 Jobs page now has numerous listings for software engineers who specialize in robotics and principle sensors engineers. Amazon's reported robot will ship before anything Apple has in the works. In the future, Alexa will sense a deviation from the baseline of what your voice typically sounds like, then use this to inform your experience with Alexa-enabled devices. Read More »

Korean Air owner's daughters step down

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Some analysts said that Korean Air's ownership risk will have a limited impact to the air carrier's stock price, as the company has enjoyed a boom in the cargo industry and growing demand for outbound travel. She forced a plane back to the boarding gate at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport because she was upset with the way her nuts were served - in an unopened bag instead of on a plate. Read More »

Israel denies killing Palestinian lecturer in Malaysia's capital

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Palestine will approach the UN Security Council to demand global protection for Palestinians under Israeli occupation, a spokesman for President Mahmoud Abbas said on Friday, the Anadolu Agency reported. Malaysian police chief Mohamad Fuzi Bin Harun said on Sunday that no arrests had been made. When asked who he blamed, he replied: 'The Israeli Mossad. Read More »

Vigil begins for woman killed in Southwest flight

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The pilot made an emergency landing; the woman later died from her injuries. With a total of more than 8,000 of the engines now in use on both commercial and military aircraft, the engine is considered one of the safest and most efficient in the world. Read More »

Summary of Bloomsbury Publishing plc (LON:BMY) Ratings

The stock of HSBC Holdings plc (LON:HSBA) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, April 4 by Deutsche Bank. On Tuesday, February 27 the firm has "Hold" rating given by Numis Securities. The stock decreased 0.09% or GBX 0.5 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 585.5. About 2.04M shares traded. Listed here are Genus plc (LON:GNS) PTs and latest ratings. Read More »

Orlando weather: Breezy Friday to see mostly sunny skies

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Moisture is back! After starting with areas of fog/drizzle and mist this morning and cloudy skies.we're calling for a 50% rain/storm chance today with highs in the 70s. North winds 10 to 15 miles per hour. Rain that began overnight was expected to continue throughout Thursday , but that should be the end of wet weather for the week, forecasters said. Read More »

Dry for the weekend, rain returns Monday

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There will likely be rain on Monday and all day Tuesday , tapering off on Wednesday . We will also see a mix of clouds and sunshine heading into the middle of next week. Overnight lows Saturday night dip into the 50s. This sets the stage for several nice days with warming temperatures expected. Partly to mostly cloudy skies in the morning will give way to overcast skies by the afternoon. Read More »

Coca-Cola European Partners plc (NYSE:CCE): A Distinct Look Into The Stock

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It has underperformed by 42.83% the S&P500. Texas Permanent School Fund decreased its stake in Oge Energy Corp (OGE) by 7.41% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Valley Natl Advisers has invested 0.02% in Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE:WY). The Coca-Cola Company (KO ) has so far tried and showed success to beat the consensus-estimated $0.38, with their earning staying at $0.39 per share. Read More »

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

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Cannell Capital Llc, which manages about $347.86 million and $343.89 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Volt Information Sciences In (NYSEMKT:VISI) by 191,454 shares to 699,442 shares, valued at $2.66M in 2017Q4, according to the filing. Read More »

Sensex, Nifty log fourth straight weekly gain; technology shares jump

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This is Rs 7,917.08 crore short of the $100 billion mark. The stock jumped 6.76 per cent to settle at Rs 3,406.40 on BSE on Friday. The top Sensex losers were: Axis Bank, down 2.60 per cent at Rs 518.70; Mahindra and Mahindra, down 1.55 per cent at Rs 797.05; IndusInd Bank, down 1.23 per cent at Rs 1,844.65; Hero MotoCorp, down 0.97 per cent at Rs 3,733.55; and Coal India, down 0.89 per cent at Rs 285.05 per share. Read More »

Time to reduce taxes on petrol and diesel

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The oil prices in India have been rising for last few weeks. Diesel prices also touched new record levels on Friday. In Kolkata, it retailed at Rs 76.78, in Mumbai at Rs 81.93 and in Chennai at Rs 76.85. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries or OPEC and its partners in a supply reduction pact will meet today in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The fuel prices have been consistently increasing since August 2017. Read More »

Audit clears Facebook despite Cambridge Analytica leaks scandal

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In 2011, Facebook agreed to a host of terms, including biennial privacy audits , to settle an investigation into allegations that it had shared users' information without their permission. Any violations of that pact could cost the company a lot of money. This month, Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg told Reuters that his company would apply the European Union law globally "in spirit", but stopped short of committing to it as the standard for the network across the world. Read More »

Facebook Messenger is now forcing some users to check their privacy settings

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The Facebook founder and CEO claimed not to be familiar with them, and although it's not a term Facebook uses officially, it's also hard to believe Zuckerberg has never heard of the most widely used name for these occult files. MIT Technology Review reports Cambridge Analytica , whose parent company entered into a contract with Kogan's company, later "combined the Facebook data with other data sets to build robust, integrated profiles of 30 million United States voters". Read More »

Oil Prices Could Rise to $100

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After jumping almost 3% overnight, Brent was at $74.40 a barrel, up 1.25% on the day. U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures hit a fresh high going back to December 2, 2014. Yields on United States two-year Treasuries stood at levels last visited in 2008 at 2.43 per cent and 10-year German yields went above 0.55 per cent for the first time in nearly a month. Read More »

Study shows new treatment could help prevent migraines

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Each participant was given either 140 milligrams of erenumab (injections) or a placebo once a month for a period of three months. Commenting on the findings, Dr Mark Toms, chief scientific officer at Novartis UK said: "There has been no real advancement in migraine treatment for the past twenty years and "There has been no real advancement in migraine treatment for the past twenty years and we're proud to be breaking new ground in neurology for the millions of people in the UK living with ... Read More »

Peel Hunt Raises Weir Group (WEIR) Price Target to GBX 2350

Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has risen 31.98% since April 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 12.61% the S&P500. Among 18 analysts covering Shire PLC ( LON:SHP ), 14 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. The stock increased 1.24% or GBX 1.9 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 155. GAME Digital plc (LON:GMD) has 0.00% since April 17, 2017 and is. Read More »

Cadillac president leaving company effective immediately

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Effective immediately, Johan de Nysschen is out as Cadillac's CEO, after only spending four years at the helm of the luxury American brand. Even though the first quarter of 2018 saw sales rise 8.1 percent, that was with the help of hefty incentives. Read More »

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Sets 12-Month High

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Lake Street Advisors Group LLC acquired a new position in Netflix in the fourth quarter valued at about $417,000. Edmond DE Rothschild Italia SGR SPA raised its stake in Netflix by 0.9% in the third quarter. GBH Insights calls the subscriber tally out of Netflix "eye popping" as it maintains an Attractive rating and price target of $375. Sanford C. Bernstein assumed coverage on shares of Netflix in a report on Thursday, March 16th. Read More »

Telegram Blocked By Service Providers In Russia As Intimated By Roskomnadzor

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The decision to block the messaging app followed a months-long standoff between Telegram and the FSB, which demanded the encryption keys so it could access users' messages. On 13 April 2018, the Taganskyi District Court of Moscow upheld Roscomnadzor's claim to block access to Telegram. "The damage to public and private interests is done the other way around - through an immediate blocking of the Telegram, and not through actions (inaction) of the latter", the document said . Read More »

IBM reports 5 pct rise in quarterly revenue

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The stock increased 0.75% or $1.18 during the last trading session, reaching $157.89. ETF Managers Group LLC acquired a new stake in shares of IBM during the 2nd quarter worth about $121,000. International Business Machines Corporation operates as an integrated technology and services company worldwide. Swiss National Bank & Trust owns 3.51 million shares. Read More »

Tax deadline is Tuesday

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If you owe money, you'll need to get that in by Tuesday as well or else you can expect to pay late payment penalties . Just in time for tax day: The IRS website to make payments is down. If you still have not filed your taxes, Spivey suggests getting organized really quickly. The late filing penalty amounts to 5% of your unpaid tax every month or part of a month that it goes unpaid. Read More »

Parent company of Herbergers to liquidate stores

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The status of the Bergner's store at Eastland Mall, Bloomington, is unclear. The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc., Younkers' parent company, filed for bankruptcy in February. Bon-Ton has more than 22,000 employees and 254 stores in the U.S. Brick and mortar retailers have faced growing pressure from Internet sales and discount retailers like Walmart and Target. Read More »