• Nullify result of floor test, say DMK, OPS faction

    Nullify result of floor test, say DMK, OPS faction

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    As the session began in the morning, DMK leader MK Stalin questioned the haste in conducting the trust vote as the Sasaikala faction chose to seek mandate from MLAs just as they were released from the hotel they were being accommodated for more than a week.
  • Keep in touch with Analyst's Predictions: Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NYSEMKT:NAK)

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    While some analysts have a High Price target for the stock of $5.94 and a Low Price Target of $5.94. Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd .is a mineral exploration company. The short seller's report also accused the company of hiding a negative project assessment conducted by Anglo American - citing unnamed sources at that company -, which backed out after spending some US$600 million on the project.
  • Trump wines fly off shelves at Wegmans despite boycott

    Trump wines fly off shelves at Wegmans despite boycott

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    Jo Natale, vice president of media relations for Wegmans, said the grocer has been selling wines from the Charlottesville winery since 2008, before it was owned by Donald Trump - and long before he campaigned for the White House. The group plans to carry out these actions until the day that "Donald and Eric Trump stop supporting and implementing policies of hate, and publicly pledge to preserve and protect the rights of all Americans: especially people of color, LGBTQ, Muslims, immigrants, ...
  • Apple tops Fortune's most admired companies list

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    Moline, Ill. -based Deere & Co., which operates a manufacturing plant in Ankeny, was No. 50 on the list. UP ranked first in eight performance areas identified by Fortune: innovation, people management, use of corporate assets, social responsibility, quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment value and quality of products or services.
  • Sunday cover: Lincoln spark as non-league side make FA Cup history

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    They had the majority of possession in the first half but Raggett's header consigned them to only their fourth home defeat in their past 30 matches at Turf Moor. Burnley signed the 24-year-old shot-stopper from Charlton Athletic last summer on a three-year contract but the new arrival is yet to make his Premier League bow.
  • Argos admits paying 37000 staff less than minimum wage

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    This payment will be made via BACS and paid directly into affected staff members' bank accounts on 28 February. The underpayment was discovered during a routine HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) investigation following Sainsbury's acquisition of Argos past year.
  • Three Chelsea youngsters Conte must try vs. Wolves

    Three Chelsea youngsters Conte must try vs. Wolves

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    Diego Costa slammed an effort into the side-netting before Pedro headed home Willian's cross in the 65th minute to quieten the home crowd. Despite obvious disappointment at the end of a cup run which had already seen his team knock out both Stoke and Liverpool, Lambert insisted his his players could not have given any more.
  • Lockheed could log future protest after Trump's F-35 Boeing call

    Lockheed could log future protest after Trump's F-35 Boeing call

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    Thompson has tracked the F-35 program since Lockheed beat Boeing in winning the contract in October 2001. He said he considered the calls that he had with Trump on January 9 and January 17 to be "very forthright" and noted that Trump asked "a lot of very, very, very good questions" because he was in "learning mode".
  • Looks at $143 billion acquisition of Unilever

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    The monthly stock performance comes in at -1.21%. However, Moreau noted that there would likely be competition issues associated with some parts of the business, should Kraft Heinz seek to acquire certain brands. (NYSE:HIG) went up 0.21% during trading on the U.S. exchange when it had traded 3.06M shares. Heinz purchased Kraft in 2015, creating the third largest food and drinks company in North America at the time and the fifth largest worldwide.
  • South Carolina Boeing Co (BA) Workers Reject Unionization

    South Carolina Boeing Co (BA) Workers Reject Unionization

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    White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer strongly denied that the Trump administration is considering such a deployment and the document does not appear to have come from the White House. What is more, that figure is in decline, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The union already represents about 30,000 of their co-workers in Washington state.
  • Lidl plans to open 100 stores in the USA this year

    Lidl plans to open 100 stores in the USA this year

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    The grocer is a direct competitor with another Germany-based discount grocer, Aldi, which already has multiple Cy-Fair locations. "After three years of research we discovered that USA consumers don't like discount groceries", the presentation reads.
  • Oil prices steady on OPEC cuts, but record USA fuel stocks weigh

    Oil prices steady on OPEC cuts, but record USA fuel stocks weigh

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    The price of April futures for Brent crude oil has increased by 0.25 percent to $55.79 per barrel as of 03:37 EST. On the other hand, the U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures saw an increase by 7 cents at $53.43 / barrel. "You have factors influencing oil prices in both directions", said Gnanasekar Thiagarajan, director of Commtrendz Risk Management. The oil price is most likely to be capped until more information is released on the probability of extension of production cuts, ...
  • Donald Trump calls treatment of first lady unfair

    Donald Trump calls treatment of first lady unfair

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    Since inauguration day, Melania has spent nearly all of her time hiding inside the " gilded cage " of the family's lavish, $100 million Trump Tower penthouse on Fifth Avenue - where treasured son Barron , 10, has a whole floor to himself. Melania reportedly hates being in the spotlight as First Lay. As for the First Lady, she is assured that " she is very happy and that she gives all her support to her husband and her family ".
  • AT&T opens unlimited data to all customers

    AT&T opens unlimited data to all customers

    Finance

    AT&T says that starting tomorrow, February 17, its Unlimited Plan will be available to all customers. Unlimited data customers will be able to turn it off, however. The $90 pricing requires you sign up for Sprint's automatic payment system (or AutoPay) and is only temporary, going from now until March 31, 2018.
  • India politician's hopes of becoming Tamil Nadu chief dashed by graft conviction

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    With Sasikala now behind bars, for the next three and a half year, Edappadi K Palaniswami has been called by the Governor and is likely to be sworn as the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister on Thursday. Until then the MLAs would remain at Golden Bay resort at Kuvathur, 80km from Chennai, where they have been staying since Sasikala corralled them there last Wednesday night to stop them from switching loyalties.
  • Fortress Soars 28% and Into Wednesday's Top 10 Gainers on SoftBank Buyout

    Finance

    Co-Chairmen Pete Briger and Wes Edens along with Chief Executive Randy Nardone agreed to remain at Fortress, and invest 50% of their after-tax proceeds from the transaction in Fortress-managed funds, SoftBank said . The company will continue to operate from its headquarters in NY and as an independent business within Softbank . The firm has done this by way of publicly traded permanent capital vehicles such as New Senior Investment Group and Fortress Transportation and Infrastructure ...
  • January Retail Sales Were Up-But Not by Much

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    Retail sales are expected are expected to grow by 0.1% from the months before according to a survey of economists. United States retail sales came in well ahead of expectations for the month of January, according to new data from the Commerce Department .
  • Impact of Brokerage Rating on Cisco Systems, Inc.(CSCO)

    Impact of Brokerage Rating on Cisco Systems, Inc.(CSCO)

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    Cisco Systems, Inc . has P/S value of 3.31 while its P/B value stands at 2.56. Deutsche Bank Maintains Cisco Systems, Inc . The ROA for Cisco Systems, Inc . Plus, CSCO's front-month gamma-weighted SOIR is docked at 0.30, indicating near-the-money calls more than triple puts among options residing in the standard February series - which expires at this Friday's close.
  • Over 55000 United States bridges are deficient

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    If placed end-to-end, the nation's deficient bridges would stretch 1,276 miles, or half the distance from NY to Los Angeles, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) said Wednesday. "America's highway network is woefully underperforming". A bridge is classified as structurally deficient and in need of fix if its overall rating is four or below.
  • Rolls Royce falls 5% after reporting record loss in 2016

    Finance

    Odelugo also added that on an underlying basis, the 49% drop was better than expected, and should signal that the company was on a "surer" footing than it had been this time a year ago and during the last 18 months. "The addition of new management and a renewed focus within the business leadership teams, with clear goals and stronger accountabilities, should provide a strong platform for further progress in 2017".
  • Lack of health care insurance is a threat

    Finance

    But despite the added benefits for young people, many Republicans have been insistent on repealing and replacing the ACA, citing rising premiums and a lack of competition between insurance providers. Humana's recently-failed merger partner Aetna also pulled out of the exchange marketplace in all but four states back in August. Insurers offering any plans on or off the marketplaces can set prices based exclusively on five factors: age, location, tobacco use, individual-versus-family ...
  • The Insider Activity Speaks Itself: Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN)

    Finance

    The current consensus estimate compares to last year's same quarter result of $0.04 a share and a decrease of -50%. On an adjusted basis, Groupon earned $0.07 per share. The price moves in Groupon, Inc . post earnings have produced an average increase of 4.38% and an average increase of 14.76% on next day and seventh day, sequentially.
  • Restaurant Brands International profit beats as costs fall

    Restaurant Brands International profit beats as costs fall

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    Burger King operator Restaurant Brands International Inc. said its fourth-quarter sales rose, driven by growth in its franchise business. USA -listed shares of Restaurant Brands rose as much as 2.5 percent to a record $52.73. Restaurant Brands is now the parent company of these two iconic quick service restaurant brands. Popeyes, whose fans include pop singer Beyoncé, began 45 years ago as a Southern-fried "Chicken on the Run" restaurant in a New Orleans suburb.
  • Press Reports Activist Trian Takes Stake in Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG)

    Press Reports Activist Trian Takes Stake in Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG)

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    The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) [ Trend Analysis ] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with -0.51% to $87.86. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Procter & Gamble Company (The) from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, October 21st.
  • Fossil Group Inc (FOSL) is Downgraded by Wells Fargo to " Underperform"

    Finance

    How is FOSL going to perform in the future? It should be noted that even with this growth the expectation is still for earnings to be below the average of the past couple of years. The company's Relative strength index is 32.39. In the last Quarter, Fossil Group, Inc . Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock.
  • Man convicted of murder almost four decades after NY boy's disappearance

    Finance

    Even crazier, Pedro actually confessed to the murder - revealing terrifying details! The verdict on Tuesday came on the ninth day of deliberations after a three-month retrial. He added: "I am truly relieved, and I'll tell you, it's about time". "I wanted to just let him go but there was something that took over in me, and I squeezed him more and more".
  • Yellen Sees More Rate Hikes With Economic Growth

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    It was a touch-and-go kind of day, though, with stocks swinging between gains and losses for much of the morning session before finding upward momentum again this afternoon. Trump and Congress do - namely the increasing possibility that large central banks around the world may want to push up rates as well. "Yellen played a straight bat and broadly reiterated her previous messaging, forecasting ongoing progress toward the Fed's goals and gradual policy tightening", Bank of New Zealand ...