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EAC chairman Bibek Debroy picks economic growth, job creation as focal point

EAC chairman Bibek Debroy picks economic growth, job creation as focal point

The meeting attended by members, including leading economists Surjit Bhalla, Rathin Roy, Ashima Goyal and member secretary Ratan P Watal, also former finance secretary and principal adviser NITI Aayo...

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Are Analysts Bearish Smith & Nephew plc (LON:SN) After Last Week?

Are Analysts Bearish Smith & Nephew plc (LON:SN) After Last Week?

As of the end of the quarter Fulton Bank, N.a. had acquired a total of 220 shares growing its holdings by 22.8%. The Empyrean Capital Partners Lp holds 6.61M shares with $117.03 million value, up from...

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Amazon's Alexa can now recognize your voice

Amazon's Alexa can now recognize your voice

From there, your voice is stored in the cloud, meaning it will apply to all your Alexa enabled devices . With voice recognition, however, that code can be bypassed, with Alexa only placing the or...

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Oil prices settle up on demand forecasts, Kurdistan tensions

Oil prices settle up on demand forecasts, Kurdistan tensions

Goldman added that it expects a modest surplus in 2018, as a marginally smaller increase in US shale oil output is offset by an acceleration of growth in other non-OPEC supplies as new projects come ...

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Chicago Rethinks Soda Tax

Chicago Rethinks Soda Tax

Wednesday's vote would nix the soda tax - which only recently went into effect - by December. The tax has been tormented in its very short life by legitimate challenges, execution glitches, and a howl...

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(CY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Needham & Company LLC

ON Semiconductor Corporation has a 52-week low of $10.74 and a 52-week high of $19.82. It has outperformed by 19.03% the S&P500. Shares of the company are trading at $5.21 much lower than $5.91, the 5...

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Delta CEO: 'We will not pay those tariffs' on Bombardier jets

Speaking with analysts and reporters on a conference call to discuss the airline's quarterly results on Wednesday, Ed Bastian was asked about two recent US rulings that slapped punitive tariffs add...

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Cars Without A Human Behind the Wheel

That doesn't mean you'll be able to buy a completely driverless auto next year, or even hitch a ride in one. The watchdog reckons completely driverless cars are now safe enough to run alongside human ...

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American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ:AAL) Moves Higher 4.99% For The Week

Although it does not guarantee success and is not 100% accurate, it is still one of the two key methods of analyzing stock prices, along with fundamental analysis. (NASDAQ: AAL ) produced a 44.1% rall...

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Texas Tech Campus Police Officer Shot, Killed. Suspect in Custody

Texas Tech Campus Police Officer Shot, Killed. Suspect in Custody

A student has been charged with murder after allegedly executing a police officer who found drugs on him. At this time, authorities have not released any details about the weapon carried by Dan...

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Kobe Steel fabricated data for aluminium, copper products

Aluminum is widely used in cars, planes and high-speed trains in Japan which use the light-weight metal to increase fuel efficiency. Shares in Kobe Steel fell by the daily limit of 300 points, t...

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Nobel victor Richard Thaler praised 'demonetisation', but damned Rs.2000 notes

Nobel victor Richard Thaler praised 'demonetisation', but damned Rs.2000 notes

Former Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan is the Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. The economics prize...

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Southwest Airlines Kicks Off 72-Hour Sale With Fares Below $100

Southwest Airlines Kicks Off 72-Hour Sale With Fares Below $100

Domestic travel is valid from October 31, 2017 to December 19, 2017, and again from January 3, 2018 to February 14, 2018. Flights on Fridays and Sundays are excluded, and the sale prices don't cover c...

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Tesla Delays Electric Truck Launch Again

Tesla Delays Electric Truck Launch Again

And patient they are. Even worse, Puerto Rico's water system is linked to the electrical system, so residents can't get water until most of the power grid returns online. The upshot is that it is...

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Today's Hot Mover: Bank of America Corporation, (NYSE: BAC)

It has outperformed by 41.94% the S&P500. On July 11 Oppenheimer left the stock rating at "Outperform" but raised the price target to $29.00 from $19.00. Johnson Fincl Group Incorporated has investe...

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Richard Thaler awarded Economics Nobel

Richard Thaler awarded Economics Nobel

Thaler said. Dr Thaler is one of the leading experts in the relatively new field. Thaler also made a cameo appearance in the 2015 film " The Big Short ", sitting alongside the actress Selena Gome...

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Walmart Offers Mobile Express Returns

Walmart Offers Mobile Express Returns

According to Walmart , customers will then have to wait until the following day to see the refunds credited to their payment account. Walmart's Mobile Express Returns service goes live early ne...

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Investors Purchase Large Volume of Kinder Morgan Call Options (KMI)

Beta factor, which is used to measure risk associated with the stock, was 0.67. The total number of shares traded in the last 90-day period is 5,849. It has underperformed by 17.22% the S&P500. (NASDA...

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GM's Self-Driving Unit Acquires Pasadena Tech Company

GM's Self-Driving Unit Acquires Pasadena Tech Company

Vogt said last week that the unit was making "rapid progress" toward deploying self-driving cars. Another startup, Luminar, recently revealed the scale of its own operation, and it's also announced th...

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Pro-life US Congressman to Resign After Urging Lover to Abort Pregnancy

Pro-life US Congressman to Resign After Urging Lover to Abort Pregnancy

Murphy first responded to the story by saying he would not seek reelection at the end of his term in 2018, but now he's resigning before the month is over, on October 21, according to House Speake...

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Vegas Terrorist's Father Was on FBI's Most Wanted List

Vegas Terrorist's Father Was on FBI's Most Wanted List

Father Stephen Paddock , started a fire in Las Vegas, lived by plundering banks and for some time was in the most wanted list of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. The man behind the worst mass sho...

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Vegas review looks into possibility of car bomb

Vegas review looks into possibility of car bomb

Danley was in the Philippines at the time of the Las Vegas mass shooting. Paddock's girlfriend Marilou Danley , who was overseas in Asia at the time of the shooting, returned to the US on Tue...

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Richard Spencer and white nationalist rally in Charlottesville park Saturday evening

Richard Spencer and white nationalist rally in Charlottesville park Saturday evening

Charlottesville Vice Mayor Wes Bellamy reacted to the rally in a tweet Saturday night. "We can catch up next time we're in town", tweeted Spencer, taunting Charlottesville Mayor Michael Signer. "Go...

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Fitbit, Inc. (FIT) Director Jon Callaghan Sells 15000 Shares of Stock

Finally, Deutsche Bank AG lowered their target price on shares of Fitbit from $6.50 to $5.50 and set a "hold" rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. Following the transac...

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Netflix raises prices on standard and premium plans

Netflix raises prices on standard and premium plans

With 100 million monthly subscribers, this price hike probably rakes in another $100 million a month or so. Existing members will learn of the increase on October 19, and will notice the increase in...

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How Analysts Rated GKN plc (LON:GKN) Last Week?

How Analysts Rated GKN plc (LON:GKN) Last Week?

About 2.52M shares traded. Credit Suisse Group began coverage on Playtech PLC in a research report on Monday, August 14th. Berenberg's target would suggest a potential upside of 3.73% from the company...

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Google to Provide Emergency Cell Service to Puerto Rico Via Balloons

Google to Provide Emergency Cell Service to Puerto Rico Via Balloons

On Friday night, the FCC announced that it had approved Alphabet , Google's parent company, to provide emergency phone reception to Puerto Rico through the use of balloons. The company, along with ...

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Japan: Woman Dies After 159 Hours of Overtime In a Month

Japan: Woman Dies After 159 Hours of Overtime In a Month

However, her case was only publicized by her employer this week, according to The Guardian . Issuing a public apology, NHK said it had decided to make the incident public in an effort to prevent fu...

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Costco's Newest Move to Beat Amazon and Whole Foods? Delivery

Here we'll take a quick glance at how the stock price is now trading in relation to some of its simple moving averages. Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Costco Wholesale Corporation's Q4 ...

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Govt receives 'vital info' on transactions of 2 lakh suspicious companies

Govt receives 'vital info' on transactions of 2 lakh suspicious companies

The government said about 6,000 companies had been caught in what looked like attempts to launder money in the wake of demonetisation , calling it the "tip of the iceberg", making it clear that more ...

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Bombardier: Tariff is now 300%

Olivier Marcil, vice-president of external relations at Bombardier, said the Montreal-based company was in "complete disagreement" with the U.S. Commerce Department's decision Friday to impose a 79....

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Analysts Ratings on: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

Analysts Ratings on: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)

Shares of Coca Cola Femsa S.A.B.de C.V. About 39,392 shares traded. The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO) has declined 0.95% since October 6, 2016 and is downtrending. The number of shares now owned by investo...

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Facing tougher regulations, TransCanada scraps $12 billion oil pipeline

Facing tougher regulations, TransCanada scraps $12 billion oil pipeline

Gulf Coast. Conservative MP Lisa Raitt blamed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's tightening of regulations related to energy projects, calling them "onerous" and saying they created an uneven playing...

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Amazon Testing Own Delivery Service in Confidential Project

Amazon Testing Own Delivery Service in Confidential Project

The service is going by the code name "Seller Flex". The report, which cited people familiar with the plan, said Amazon is looking to make more products available for free two-day delivery and to reli...

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Can AR tech revive ailing Toys R Us?

Can AR tech revive ailing Toys R Us?

The toy retail giant hopes that the technology, already in development for their stores before the bankruptcy filing, will be the ticket to reinvigorate customer shopping experience. While Toys "R" U...

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We'll ban acid sales to under-18s, says Amber Rudd

Compared with the rest of the country, London, in particular has seen a sharp rise in acid attacks , with 454 reported a year ago, up from 261 in 2015. "The government intends to change the law, so t...

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United States expels Cuban diplomats over mysterious 'attacks'

United States expels Cuban diplomats over mysterious 'attacks'

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said, however, that Washington would maintain diplomatic relations even though the size of the U.S. mission in Havana would be reduced to a minimum. "We are not as...

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UKIP should not focus on Islam, Neil Hamilton says

UKIP should not focus on Islam, Neil Hamilton says

A former soldier, Bolton is a one-time Lib Dem member who has worked as an European Union common defence strategist. Henry Bolton began the party's leadership contest as an apparent also-ran in a ...

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Sisters suspends operations in West Bromwich

Sisters suspends operations in West Bromwich

The 2 Sisters Food Group said it took the allegations "extremely seriously" and was urgently looking into them. Altering slaughter dates would make it more hard to trace the source of any potentia...

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GM To Offer Two More Electric Vehicles In Next 18 Months

GM To Offer Two More Electric Vehicles In Next 18 Months

Chairman and CEO Mary Barra announced the company intends to introduce two new electric vehicles in the next 18 months and a total of 20 by 2023. " General Motors believes in an all-electric fu...

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