Tesco To Merge With Wholesaler Booker In Major UK Deal

The group comprises Booker Wholesale, Makro, Booker Direct, Classic Drinks, Ritter Courivaud, Chef Direct, Premier, Family Shopper, Budgens, Londis and Booker India. The share and cash merger, already agreed by both groups , will create the ... More..

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New York Community Bancorp posts 4Q profit
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

New York Community Bancorp posts 4Q profit

Equities research analysts forecast that Community Trust Bancorp will post $2.75 EPS for the current fiscal year. Community Trust Bancorp has a 52 week low of $31.87 and a 52 week high of $51.35. Following the ...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

Fiat Chrysler, Under EPA Attack, Jumps After Trump Vows To Ease Rules

The meeting did not include representatives of other auto companies with usa factories, which include Nissan, Honda and BMW. Others, including Volkswagen AG and Kia Motors Corp., did not respond for comment. ...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

AG: New information links missing woman, Allenstown murder mystery

He said DNA testing has confirmed that Evans, who used at least five aliases as he traveled the country, was the father of one of the children whose body was found in Allenstown. Officials said Denise Beaudin's...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

United Kingdom auto production reaches 17-year high

British vehicle production reached a 17-year high last year, but the country's vote to leave the European Union contributed to a roughly 33 percent drop in investment in the sector, a auto industry body said on...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

China's Ant Financial agrees $880m deal to buy MoneyGram

Ant Financial and MoneyGram did not immediately respond to requests for comment outside regular business hours. That represents an 11.5 percent premium to where shares in the money-transfer company closed on ...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Boeing's Big Dreamliner Is Finally Starting to Fuel Profits

Bank of Montreal Can bought a new stake in Boeing Company (The) during the second quarter valued at approximately $316,346,000. Jackson Grant Investment Advisers Inc. The firm's revenue for the quarter was do...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Dow 20000 Means Stocks Are Pricey

Investors have been flocking to small-company stocks partly because they expect them to benefit more than large multinationals from a pickup in USA economic growth and the lower taxes and deregulatory drive tha...More..

FY2016 EPS Estimates for Schlumberger NV Reduced by Analyst (SLB)
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

FY2016 EPS Estimates for Schlumberger NV Reduced by Analyst (SLB)

Several other research firms have also issued reports on SLB. Guggenheim reaffirmed a "buy" rating on shares of Schlumberger NV in a report on Thursday, November 10th. and worldwide copyright & trademark law. ...More..

by | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Dollar sinks below ¥113.50 in Tokyo as protectionist fears take hold

But Trump's first news conference since winning the election and his "America First" inaugural speech offered scant detail on his planned stimulus and fuelled concerns that Trump's protectionism would harm the ...More..

Auburn Hires Chip Lindsey As Its New Offensive Coordinator
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Auburn Hires Chip Lindsey As Its New Offensive Coordinator

Auburn's offenses under Malzahn and Lashlee have been some of the most run-heavy in college football over the past four years, passing on just 28.6, 36.5, 34.8 and 32.8 percent of its plays from 2013 to 2016, r...More..

Pope Francis warns against rise of populism in Europe
by | Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Pope Francis warns against rise of populism in Europe

During his inaugural address, Trump vowed to be a voice for the "forgotten people" of the United States. However, this is indeed the first time someone like the Pope made the connection. "God waited so long for...More..

by | Monday, January 23, 2017

Russia says oil producers close to production cut targets

Kuwait's Minister of Oil Essam Abdul-Mohsen Al-Marzouq arrived here on Friday to chair the first meeting of the ministerial committee in charge of monitoring compliance with a global agreement to reduce oil o...More..

Heineken in talks to buy Kirin's Brazil presence
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Heineken in talks to buy Kirin's Brazil presence

Analysts said a deal with Kirin could improve Heineken's profitability and double the size of its operations in the country, creating a larger platform for its premium brands. It said third-quarter volumes fe...More..

Trump formally announces Sonny Perdue as nominee for secretary of agriculture
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Trump formally announces Sonny Perdue as nominee for secretary of agriculture

Perdue's nomination, which must be confirmed by the Senate, was announced just a few days before Trump's inauguration as the 45th president. The selection confirms that that despite pressure to add more diversi...More..

National mortgage rates for January 19, 2017
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

National mortgage rates for January 19, 2017

This is down from last week's 4.12% but still up from last year's 3.81%. 7/1 ARMs stand at 3.83% today with an April of 4.005% to start. The benchmark 30 year fixed rate loan interest rates at Commerce Bank a...More..

Banks gain on hawkish Fed, ECB meets
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Banks gain on hawkish Fed, ECB meets

While rates were left unchanged, as expected, volatility was expected to increase as Draghi carried out his press conference. Inflation has jumped to 1.1 percent in December in the eurozone, but that was main...More..

Avaya files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, won't sell contact center assets
by | Sunday, January 22, 2017

Avaya files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, won't sell contact center assets

The Santa Clara, California-based company has been burdened by debt stemming from an $8.2 billion buyout in 2007 by private equity firms Silver Lake Partners LP and TPG Capital LP, with $600 million coming due ...More..

by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

China Just Posted Its Slowest Annual Growth in 26 Years

Nevertheless, Bloomberg economist surveys are tipping only 6.4 percent GDP growth in 2017, compared to the 6.5 percent expansion forecast by both the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank. An outcome...More..

by | Saturday, January 21, 2017

The Synovus Financial Corp Has $343000 Position in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

Cibc World Markets added OXY to its portfolio by purchasing 3,206 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $227,882. The stock exchanged hands at a volume of 10.93M shares whereas, the a...More..