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He later described it as "an unguarded moment" before settling down to speak. "It is unfortunate I was caught singing, as I say I was relaxing at the time. They aim to lower retail prices as much as 10 percent as a result of the deal. Asda achieves almost two-thirds of its sales outside London and the south east of England in contrast to Sainsbury's, which registers 59% of its sales in those two areas.
  • ANZ announces boost in profits

    ANZ announces boost in profits

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    For the first-half, ANZ said cash profit from continuing operations rose 4 per cent to A$3.49 billion for the six months to March 31, helped by a decline in bad debt charges and lower costs. Offsetting this decline, the bank's total provision charge for bad debts fell from $720 million previous year to $408 million, a sign of very few customers defaulting on their loans.
  • Panasonic Charged With FCPA and Accounting Fraud Violations

    Panasonic Charged With FCPA and Accounting Fraud Violations

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    Headquartered in Lake Forest, California with over 5,000 employees and operations in 80 global locations, it has delivered over 9,000 IFE systems and 2,000 inflight connectivity solutions to the world's leading airlines. PAC labeled the payments as "consultant payments", leading Panasonic to incorrectly record them in its books. PAC also admitted that employees in its Asia region concealed PAC's use of certain sales agents, which did not pass the Company's internal diligence requirements.
  • Major National Telstra 4G Outage

    Major National Telstra 4G Outage

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    The Aussie Outages website has received up to 3389 reports as of 2:31 pm today, with the bulk of the reports coming in at approximately 1:50pm. Mr Jars said his phone message continued to say that "a network outage was not allowing call".
  • Weekend Box Office: 'Avengers: Infinity War' Scores Biggest Opening Weekend of All

    Weekend Box Office: 'Avengers: Infinity War' Scores Biggest Opening Weekend of All

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    That topped "The Fate of the Furious ", the eighth installment of the high-octane action series starring Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson and Michelle Rodriguez that opened with more than $530 million globally in 2017. Final weekend numbers will be released on Monday. The tentpole debuted to $380 million overseas for a global blastoff of $630 million - almost $100 million more than the previous record holder, Universal's The Fate of the Furious ($541.9 million).
  • EU Chief Negotiator Warns Irish Border Talks Risk Collapse

    EU Chief Negotiator Warns Irish Border Talks Risk Collapse

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    Ms Foster had earlier in the morning described the particularly mild-mannered former French minister as "aggressive" and "does not understand" the unionist history or position in Northern Ireland . He said while he "profoundly regretted" Brexit, he was "never aggressive" nor did he behave with any "spirit of revenge". Finally, he said the backstop was needed "in order to respect the integrity of the single market and the EU's customs union".
  • Amazon to expand Vancouver tech hub, create 3000 new jobs

    Amazon to expand Vancouver tech hub, create 3000 new jobs

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    Amazon will move into a new 416,000 square-foot office in Vancouver in 2022 at QuadReal's The Post redevelopment. Amazon now employs around 6,000 people across Canada, with about 1,000 researchers and engineers in Vancouver. ft. office building now being built at 402 Dunsmuir Street. The new operation will be in addition to Amazon's 156,000-square-foot building opened in Vancouver in 2015.
  • Is General Motors Company (GM) Turning to the Corner?

    Is General Motors Company (GM) Turning to the Corner?

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    Oz Management Lp who had been investing in Ford Mtr Co Del (Put) for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $44.79 billion market cap company. Gagnon Securities Llc owns 2.08 million shares or 5.01% of their United States portfolio. During the same period last year, the company earned $1.70 earnings per share.
  • Sprint, T-Mobile announce $26.5-billion merger

    Sprint, T-Mobile announce $26.5-billion merger

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    This new company would represent more than 90 million retail wireless phone customers in the US, roughly one-third of the market, research firm Recon Analytics said . The all-stock transaction is at a fixed exchange ratio of 0.10256 T-Mobile shares for each Sprint share, or the equivalent of 9.75 Sprint shares for each T-Mobile U.S.
  • Paccar Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) Sentiment Increased to 1.4, Despite

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    PCAR underperformed by 12.16% the S&P 500. The decrease is 10.17% according to 2017Q4 SEC filling. The stock has a market cap of $22,625.02, a PE ratio of 15.12, a PEG ratio of 1.18 and a beta of 1.23. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, May 30 by Moffett Nathanson. On Tuesday, January 30 RBC Capital Markets maintained PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) rating.
  • Petroleum prices likely to go up by over Rs3 from May 1

    Petroleum prices likely to go up by over Rs3 from May 1

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    The Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) had proposed an increase in the petrol prices by Rs. 3.22 per litre, HSD by Rs. 5.02 per litre, LDO by Rs. However, looking at the trend of past seven days, question arises whether the rate hike trend in petrol prices has ended. "Fundamental reasons, to my mind, don't exist for oil prices to go up further from both demand and supply situation", Garg said.
  • How Analysts Rated Shaftesbury PLC (LON:SHB) Last Week?

    How Analysts Rated Shaftesbury PLC (LON:SHB) Last Week?

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    Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ) has declined 17.95% since April 30, 2017 and is downtrending. Ratings analysis reveals 100% of Guaranty Bancorp's analysts are positive. The average 12 month target price among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the previous year is $11.00. Glencore PLC had 58 analyst reports since October 31, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel.
  • Checchi Capital Advisers LLC Has $5.01 Million Stake in Amazon.com

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    White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:WTM) has declined 8.10% since April 30, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 65.23% the S&P500. Inc. It also upped Priceline Grp Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) stake by 256 shares and now owns 847 shares. Investors sentiment increased to 1.29 in Q4 2017. The company has a current ratio of 1.04, a quick ratio of 0.76 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89.
  • The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Shares Bought by Bridges Investment Management Inc

    The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Shares Bought by Bridges Investment Management Inc

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    About 5.08 million shares traded. DIS touched $99.23 during the last trading session after $0.61 change.Currently The Walt Disney Company is downtrending after 11.59% change in last April 29, 2017. LLP increased its holdings in shares of The Walt Disney by 0.9% in the 2nd quarter. Cetera Advisor Ntwk Limited Liability Corp owns 4,300 shares. Arvest Bancorp Division accumulated 1.26% or 168,278 shares.
  • US TIPS breakeven rates flat after in-line March PCE data

    US TIPS breakeven rates flat after in-line March PCE data

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    Consumer prices as measured by the personal consumption expenditures (PCE) price index jumped 2.0 percent on a year-on-year basis last month. The index was flat on the month from February. Personal incomes advanced a moderate 0.3 percent in March, matching the February gain, but they have been growing strongly. The Commerce Department's report on Monday also showed consumer spending increased 0.4 percent in March after being unchanged in February.
  • Oasis Petroleum (OAS) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.05 Per Share

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    About 138,504 shares traded. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 8.48% since April 29, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 39.37% the S&P500. Several research firms recently issued reports on OAS. Los Angeles Capital Management And Equity Rech Inc reported 0% stake. Corvex Mngmt Lp reported 891,000 shares.
  • DP World and Branson lanuch hyperloop cargo joint venture

    DP World and Branson lanuch hyperloop cargo joint venture

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    DP World of Dubai and the USA - based Virgin Hyperloop One have announced the formation of a new company named DP World Cargospeed to provide hyperloop-enabled cargo delivery systems for fast and efficient delivery of palletised cargo. The technology facilitates autonomous operations created to reduce human errors and run with minimal delays and is more cost-effective to implement and operate than high-speed rail, whilst costing approximately the same as a similar shipment by truck.
  • Cabot Oil & Gas Corp (NYSE:COG) Big Money Sentiment Change at 1.28

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    The stock price volatility for last week at the close of regular trading was 5.19%, pushing the figure for the whole month to now reaching 5.11%. About 300,143 shares traded. Williams Capital analyst G. Sorbara now anticipates that the firm will post earnings of ($0.19) per share for the year, down from their previous estimate of ($0.16).
  • Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) Holding Boosted by Sawtooth Asset Management Inc

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    Jrm Investment Counsel Llc who had been investing in Kinder Morgan Inc Del for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $35.19 billion market cap company. (NYSE:KMI) has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, April 21 by Macquarie Research. On Sunday, October 1 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Hold".