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Peel Hunt maintained Cello Group Plc (LON:CLL) on Wednesday, March 23 with "Buy" rating. Finally, Peel Hunt upgraded shares of Direct Line Insurance Group to an add rating and lifted their price objective for the company from GBX 360 ($4.97) to GBX 415 ($5.73) in a research report on Wednesday, February 7th.
  • Bank of Montreal Can Grows Position in Universal Display Co. (OLED)

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    The stock, as of last close, traded 143.06% away to its 52 week low and was at a distance of -22.49% from its 52 week high. About 83,308 shares traded. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 18 by BMO Capital Markets. RBC Capital Markets has "Outperform" rating and $210 target. Koch Indus owns 2,120 shares.
  • Murphy Oil Corporation (NYSE:MUR) Can't Be More Risky. Short Interest Increased

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    Adams Asset Advisors Llc who had been investing in Murphy Oil Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $4.62 billion market cap company. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.81 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.04, from 1.05 in 2017Q2. 45 funds opened positions while 90 raised stakes. The oil and gas producer reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.41.
  • CBI seeks Interpol help to nab Nirav Modi

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    Till now the ED, the agency that tracks overseas money laundering deals, has so far conducted searches at 35 locations across India in Nirav Modi's showrooms and office spaces and seized diamonds, gold and jewellery worth Rs 5,649 crore till now.
  • Survivors of Florida high school shooting call for action on gun control

    Survivors of Florida high school shooting call for action on gun control

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    Trump said, "No child, no teacher, should ever be in danger in an American school ". Trump said from the White House he's making plans to meet with families and local officials, and to continue coordinating the federal response. " President Trump , you say 'what can you do?' You can stop the guns from getting into these children's hands", she said. Trump's refusal to discuss gun control or gun safety reforms was glaring.
  • Team Penske stakes claim as Daytona 500 favorites

    Team Penske stakes claim as Daytona 500 favorites

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    Everyone knows that with a little luck anything can happen at Daytona or Talladega. You can sign up for a free 7-day trial, and you can then watch the races live on your computer via the FuboTV website, or on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the FuboTV app .
  • Energy Drives US Wholesale Price Up In January

    Energy Drives US Wholesale Price Up In January

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    The producer-price index, a measure of the prices businesses charge for their goods and services, rose a seasonally adjusted 0.4% in January from a month earlier, the Labor Department said Thursday. The big gains last month and in November were both driven by sharp increases in the cost of gasoline and other energy products. Prices for wood doors for interior and exterior applications rose 0.8 percent during the past month.
  • Hot Stock to Watch: Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB)

    Hot Stock to Watch: Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB)

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    The price to earnings growth ratio is 5.08 and the price to sales ratio is 1.76. APG Asset Management N.V. now owns 3,808,869 shares of the company's stock valued at $152,602,000 after purchasing an additional 263,300 shares during the period.
  • Qualcomm says Broadcom bid still to low, but is open to selling

    Qualcomm says Broadcom bid still to low, but is open to selling

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    Broadcom and Qualcomm's months-long dance around the issue of the tech world's largest potential acquisition in history seems far from over, even though the proposed buyer recently made its "best and final offer." Qualcomm again said Broadcom's promised breakup fee of $8 billion in the event regulators thwart the deal did not come close to compensating for risks related to the deal.
  • FedEx customer information exposed in server breach

    FedEx customer information exposed in server breach

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    THOUSANDS OF FedEx customers have had their private information exposed after one of the courier's legacy servers was left open without a password. "It's critical that enterprises understand the risks of the cloud - that availability and uptime also mean that their data can be easily accessed unless they have the right controls in place".
  • PNB fraud is UPA scam: BJP

    PNB fraud is UPA scam: BJP

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    Neither man has made any public statements in recent days, but the company that Choksi runs, Gitanjali gems, has said Choksi has no connection to numerous firms listed in the $43 million complaint. He added in a letter written to the banks on February 14th, the finance ministry has directed all PSU bank chief's to take active and precautionary steps to prevent such scams.
  • Marathon Oil (MRO) Trading Up 5.5% After Better-Than-Expected Earnings

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    The stock increased 0.19% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $67.93. This nets out to an increase of 14.85 million shares and is a bullish sign for MRO. Marathon Petroleum Corporation's average EBITDA per Share Growth Rate was 38.9 percent during the past 12 months. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $89.00 price objective on shares of Marathon Petroleum in a research note on Tuesday, January 30th.
  • Kraft Heinz (KHC) Misses on Q4 Earnings & Revenue Estimates

    Kraft Heinz (KHC) Misses on Q4 Earnings & Revenue Estimates

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    Comerica Securities Inc. boosted its position in shares of Kraft Heinz by 0.3% during the 2nd quarter. Reilly Financial Advisors LLC now owns 1,631 shares of the company's stock worth $140,000 after purchasing an additional 134 shares during the period.
  • Ex BBC Look North presenter Christa Ackroyd faces £420k tax bill

    Ex BBC Look North presenter Christa Ackroyd faces £420k tax bill

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    HMRC has won a court case against former BBC presenter Christa Ackroyd over her use of a personal service company of the kind used by professionals in sectors such as IT, teaching and journalism. A tax tribunal this week ruled in HMRC's favour, but said Ms Ackroyd should not be criticised because she was "encouraged by the BBC to contract through a personal service company".
  • SEC rejects sale of Chicago Stock Exchange

    SEC rejects sale of Chicago Stock Exchange

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    On the campaign trail, Donald Trump repeatedly cited the transaction as a sign of America's declining competitiveness. Last summer, 11 members of Congress sent a letter to the SEC urging a denial of the purchase - with particular concerns about a "severe lack of transparency in China", which they said would make it hard for the committee to "prevent undue influence or control over a national securities exchange".
  • Popular dog foods removed after testing positive for euthanasia drug

    Popular dog foods removed after testing positive for euthanasia drug

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    Two months later, Party Animal recalled two lots of its Cocolicious dog food in April 2017 after a Texas retailer said a customer brought samples of the food to a testing lab, which detected the drug. "Although the extremely low levels do not present a health or safety risk, their presence in our products is not acceptable to us", the company said.
  • Onboard brawl forces cruise ship to make unscheduled stop

    Onboard brawl forces cruise ship to make unscheduled stop

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    The Carnival Legend cruise was forced to make an impromptu stop at Eden Port on the country's south coast so police officers could remove the violent men. "This is all over a thong - not a foot - a thong being stepped on and being instantly apologized for", Zac told the outlet. "What happened there and then was apologised for", he said.
  • Calls for new rules to tackle household air pollution

    Calls for new rules to tackle household air pollution

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    One type of particle-forming emissions from chemical products is even about twice as high as those from the transportation sector, according to the report , published Thursday in the journal Science . "Many of the volatile chemical products we use every day are meant to simply evaporate", Gilman said. "We hope this study spurs collaboration between atmospheric scientists, chemical engineers and public health researchers, to deliver the best science to decision-makers", said McDonald.
  • UK Retail Sales Are In A Long-term Slowdown Hammered By Inflation

    UK Retail Sales Are In A Long-term Slowdown Hammered By Inflation

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    Feedback from retailers implied that New Year's resolutions to "get fit and lose weight" added to this increase of sales when compared with the earlier year. 'However, retailers should be cautious of consumers reducing spending in light of the interest rate rises predicted this year'. Sales, excluding auto fuel, also grew only 0.1%, following December's 1.5% decrease.
  • US Commerce Secretary recommends steep import curbs to steel, aluminum

    US Commerce Secretary recommends steep import curbs to steel, aluminum

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    MEMA has argued that tariffs on steel and aluminum would hurt the largest sector of manufacturing jobs in the USA, putting American jobs - and the nation's economic security - at risk. "It'll make a decision, and I will make a decision that reflects the best interests of the U.S., including the need to address overproduction in China and other countries".
  • Litecoin (LTC) soars 25.06% on February 14-15

    Litecoin (LTC) soars 25.06% on February 14-15

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    He has also warned the uses by saying, "Don't fall for it". Litecoin has dominated the cryptocurrency market this week. Litecoin's new payments solution known as Litepay is scheduled for release on February 26. Litecoin is now trading at $157.06, some 0.12% lower than yesterday, so the incoming Litecoin Cash fork is yet to dent Litecoin's market cap or reputation.
  • Ownership levels among young adults has 'collapsed' over past 20 years

    Ownership levels among young adults has 'collapsed' over past 20 years

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    The government abolished stamp duty for the majority of first-time buyers but was widely criticised after the independent Office for Budget Responsibility warned it would push up house prices, benefiting those who already owned homes. This significant rise in house prices compared to incomes explains why so many young people now struggle to get on the housing ladder, says the IFS.