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Analyst EPS Estimates Coverage: Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

It has outperformed by 104.70% the S&P500. Egerton Capital UK LLP bought a new stake in Applied Materials during the first quarter worth about $452,897,000. Applied Materials, Inc. was covered by a number of analysts recently, 7 rated the stock as Buy, 3 rated Hold, 0 rated sell and 0 gave an Underperform. Read More »

Greece withdraws request for European Union help to combat wildfires

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Firefighters were also battling big blazes in the southern Peloponnese area and the western island of Zakynthos. As a result, fire service spokeswoman Stavroula Malliri said Greece had cancelled a request for European assistance. " The situation is better this morning ", a fire department source told AFP. "We had 22 fires on Zakynthos just in the last 24 hours". "The fire spread at high speed". Read More »

Labour groups talk work standards with Freeland ahead of NAFTA renegotiation

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Lighthizer said the USA goals for the NAFTA renegotiation include closing trade deficits and mandating that a higher percentage of the automobile manufacturing process be conducted in the us, something carmakers are strongly resist. He said that trade has historically been an issue that Republicans and Democrats could agree on in the interest of US workers. Vanstone said the terms of NAFTA are old and need to be updated, in regards to what is happening with the global economy. Read More »

Woman's Lost Engagement Ring Found 13 Years Later - On A Growing Carrot

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She was about to throw it out when a sparkle caught her eye and she saw the ring wrapped tightly around the carrot. He died five years ago - but Grams says she plans to once again wear the ring. When she washed off the carrot, she found the gem. Now, more than a decade after it went missing, Mary has her precious ring back and has learned her lesson. Read More »

7 labourers feared dead in mishap at Dhamra Port

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Irked, locals and fellow labourers torched the gate of the port and allegedly assaulted company CEO Subrat Tripathy. Labour and Employees State Insurance Minister Sushant Singh said the Labour Commissioner, the Bhadrak Collector and the SP have been asked to investigate the incident and submit a report. Read More »

The ECB doesn't like the strong euro - EUR/USD stays low

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European Central Bank policymakers anxious about a possible overshoot in the euro when they met on July 20, warning that easy financing conditions "could not be taken for granted" and depended on the ECB's easy policy, minutes of the meeting showed on Thursday. Read More »

The Coca-Cola Company (The) (NYSE:KO) Shares Bought by Longer Investments Inc

About 1 shares traded. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has declined 0.95% since August 17, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 4.78% the S&P500. Investors of record on Friday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.37 per share. Hilton Capital Management Llc owns 395,275 shares or 2.88% of their USA portfolio. Read More »

CURRENCIES: Pound Slides Below $1.29 As UK Inflation Unexpectedly Stalls

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City economists had expected a slight rise to 2.7% on the back of higher costs for producers following the slump in sterling in the wake of the vote to leave the European Union, which has led to rising inflation this year. EUR/GBP Forecast: UK Retail and Eurozone Inflation AheadThere's still more notable Eurozone and UK data due before the week is up, as key data will be published on Thursday. Read More »

Intel and Under Armour CEOs resign from Trump's Manufacturing Council

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Nick Donatiello, a lecturer on governance topics at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, feels that CEOs who are quitting for various reasons should have anticipated Trump's policies and attitudes because they were never hidden. Plank stated that he is quitting because his athletic wear company engages in innovation and sports and not politics. He said he would "continue to focus my efforts on inspiring every person that they can do anything through the power of sport which promotes ... Read More »

Crude Oil Tumbles Despite EIA Inventories Draw

US crude inventories fell by 8.95 million barrels in the last week, almost three times analysts' expectations for a decrease of 3.1 million barrels. The U.S. United States production is now at levels not seen since July of 2015. The government data also showed the largest weekly decline in USA crude supplies since September of previous year and they have now fallen seven weeks in a row, but those figures failed to offer any lasting price support for oil during the session. Read More »

Wal-Mart Stores' (WMT) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Cowen and Company

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Wendell David Associates Inc.'s holdings in Wal-Mart Stores were worth $2,383,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. WALTON ALICE L also sold $193.96M worth of Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT ) shares. Revenue was $16.43 billion versus an estimate of $16.30 billion, which is now up 1.6 percent year over year. MKM Partners reiterated a "neutral" rating and issued a $77.00 price target (up from $72.00) on shares of Wal-Mart Stores in a report on Wednesday, April 26th. Read More »

Infosys board to consider Rs 13000-cr share buyback on Aug 19

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Wipro too had announced its intentions for share buyback, earlier this year. According to Infosys, to implement the share buyback scheme, it needs to take permission from a number of authorities including multiple stock exchanges and the same has affected the time frame of its announced buyback. Read More »

The Peel Hunt Downgrades Novae Group Plc (LON:NVA) to Hold

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Therefore 100% are positive. Akebia Therapeutics Inc had 19 analyst reports since August 13, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of DG in report on Friday, August 28 with "Outperform" rating. Sumitomo Mitsui Tru holds 0.1% of its portfolio in Dollar General Corp. 5,100 were reported by Prelude Mgmt. Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Com invested 0% in Greenlight Capital Re, Ltd. Read More »

Wedbush Downgrades Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) to Market Perform

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The Crystal Rock Capital Management holds 7,770 shares with $2.93M value, up from 6,320 last quarter. Among 41 analysts covering Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc . Russell Investments Group Ltd. boosted its position in shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill by 27.0% in the second quarter. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. The rating was initiated by Credit Agricole on Tuesday, December 15 with "Outperform". Read More »

Cobham plc (COB) PT Raised to GBX 115

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JMAT has been the topic of several research analyst reports. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Friday, November 11 by HSBC. Trading around earnings reports can get quite dicey for even the most seasoned investors. 15,000 shares valued at $408,225 were sold by PHILIBOSIAN ALAN G on Friday, March 17. Investors sentiment increased to 1.19 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.32, from 0.79 in 2016Q3. Read More »

Stop war of words, China urges US and North Korea

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The threat by North Korea's leader, Kim Jong-un, to create "an enveloping fire" around the tiny United States territory in the Western Pacific will boost Guam tourism "tenfold", Mr. North Korea said its military would finalize the plan by mid-August, then wait for Kim's order. DPRK stands for North Korea's official name, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea. Read More »

Sales at B&Q down nearly 5pc as poor weather impacts performance

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The second quarter a year ago was also strong, making comparatives tough. Shares in the group were the biggest fallers in the FTSE 100, dropping just over 3% to 297p. Kingfisher's chief executive Véronique Laury further commented in the statement that the group remained "cautious on the H2 outlook for the United Kingdom and France as previously guided". Read More »

Tesla Has Another Rival as Hyundai Unveils EV Plans

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This photo provided by Hyundai Motor shows its fuel-cell electric SUV. " Hyundai Motor plans to take a multi-pronged approach to its eco-vehicle program", it says. As part of its renewed goal, the carmaker said it would release an EV version of the Kona compact SUV in the first half of next year, with a range of up to 390 kilometers. Read More »

Bonnie Tyler to Sing 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' During Eclipse

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The total eclipse will last 2 minutes and 40 seconds, much shorter than Tyler's song, which lasts for 6:59 in the album version and 5:32 in the offical music video. "And I said, Well, ask him!' You don't get until you ask". But over the years, it's remained popular as an enduring karaoke favorite. Thankfully, the stars aligned and Tyler convinced songwriter Jim Steinman to give the song to her, because I don't know if 1983 could have happened without it. Read More »

After stents, Central govt slashes 'knee replacement surgery' prices by 70%

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The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) fixed the selling price of knee implants from Rs 54,000 to Rs 1.14 lakh, almost 70% lower than most surgeries now cost. Patients requiring knee implants have much to rejoice as such implants will now cost the 70% less than before. "Also, the Government and NPPA should ensure that healthcare providers are given some incentive for operating in areas that have no specialised care and have to deal with procurement of the implants, lack of ... Read More »

These business leaders have resigned from President Trump's special council

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Brian Krzanich said he was leaving the President's manufacturing council because he was concerned about the harm "our divided political climate" is causing to issues such as equality. "We must resign on behalf of America's working people, who reject all notion of legitimacy of those bigoted groups". CEO Denise Morrison on Wednesday became the sixth and seventh executives to resign from President Donald Trump's Manufacturing Jobs Initiative. Read More »

Mehbooba Mufti welcomes Modi's remarks on Kashmir

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He should have taken this initiative before. PM Modi at the Red Fort in New Delhi yesterday said, "Kashmir problem can not be resolved by either bullets or by abuses. "You are talking about "Bharat Jodo" but your Parivar is busy in "Bharat todo" campaign", said Azad. "President Trump further welcomed the first ever shipment of American crude oil to India, which will occur from Texas this month, pledging that the United States would continue to be reliable, long-term supplier of energy ... Read More »

Sensex jumps 154 points in early trade

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Indian shares advanced on Wednesday led by gains in consumer goods stocks such as ITC while easing global tensions over a potential clash between the USA and North Korea also supported sentiment. In line with the overall trend, broader markets too demonstrated strength with robust demand given that the small-cap and mid-cap indices surged up to 1.31%, outsmarting th benchmarks. Read More »

Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. Analysts Give Coach, Inc. (COH) a $55.00 Price Target

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The stock of Coach Inc (NYSE: COH ) earned "Buy" rating by UBS on Wednesday, August 10. Dupont Capital Management Corp bought a new position in Coach during the second quarter worth $118,000. Coach has a dividend payout ratio of 62.8% indicating that its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings. Suntrust Banks Inc accumulated 95,362 shares. Read More »

Solange Knowles quits Twitter

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Solange Knowles has deleted her Twitter account, shortly after announcing plans to do just that in a tweet (which, along with her account, are now deleted), apparently as a form of protest relating to the racially charged violence that took place in Charlottesville, Viriginia. Read More »

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Stake Held by OLD Republic International Corp

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Ffcm LLC now owns 3,740 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at $117,000 after buying an additional 3,564 shares in the last quarter. Cisco Systems had a net margin of 20.61% and a return on equity of 17.31%. This is compared to analyst estimates of $12.07 billion. The company reported revenue of $0 in the same period past year. Read More »

Henry: Arsenal Must Improve Defensively To Win EPL

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Let's hope that goal was the first of many in the Premier League this season. It's not for nothing that Atletico Madrid tried to sign him when Antoine Griezmann was in talks with Manchester United at beginning of transfer window. "Are you always going to score four and concede three?" United's next game is Swansea away on Saturday afternoon, before hosting Leicester City the following weekend. Read More »

Kevin-Prince Boateng ditches Las Palmas ahead Frankfurt switch

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The Ghanaian was the club's highest goal scorer last season with 10 goals in the league, the best he has managed in a single season. The former AC Milan and Tottenham attacking midfielder had three years to run on his deal with Las Palmas , having signed a contract extension in May. Read More »

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) Shares Dip Under Moving Averages

Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 3,711 shares of the company's stock worth $123,000 after buying an additional 94 shares during the last quarter. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 29th will be given a dividend of $0.085 per share. Stock Popped 15% in July" published on August 12, 2017 as well as Nasdaq.com's news article titled: "Steven Cohen Buys Biogen Inc, Alphabet Inc, Comcast Corp, Sells Facebook Inc ..." with publication date: "August 15, 2017. Read More »

Eldorado Gold Corporation (NYSE:EGO) Shares Sold by AQR Capital Management LLC

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They now have a United States dollars 2.4 price target on the stock. Here are a few additional firms who have increased or decreased their stake in (EGO). 07/31/2017 - Eldorado Gold Corporation was downgraded to "sector perform" by analysts at Scotiabank. During the same quarter past year, the firm posted ($0.01) earnings per share. Read More »