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Lloyds bank to unveil 1 billion pound share buyback plan

Lloyds bank to unveil 1 billion pound share buyback plan

As well as announcing results for 2017, up 11% from £5.79 in 2016. Guidance from Lloyds for operating costs to be below 8 billion pounds a year by 2020 is better than consensus and "more importa...

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Hungry KFC lovers warned to stop calling police over outlets being closed

Hungry KFC lovers warned to stop calling police over outlets being closed

With some customers apparently suffering withdrawal symptoms, one London police department tweeted: "Please do not contact us about the #KFCcrisis - it is not a police matter if your favourite eater...

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BHP boosts first half dividend as commodity prices strengthen

BHP boosts first half dividend as commodity prices strengthen

The stock increased 0.32% or $0.55 during the last trading session, reaching $172.98. The company has its outstanding shares of 2.66 Billion. Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O) has declined 8.21% sinc...

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Walmart's Online Growth Slows During Holiday 2017

The yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury note rose to 2.91%, the highest in four years. Other retailers and grocery store operators also fell. The nation's largest retailer has been making tremendou...

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SpaceX Next Falcon 9 Rocket Launch to Feb 21, 2018

SpaceX Next Falcon 9 Rocket Launch to Feb 21, 2018

A press kit released for Wednesday's mission does not mention the broadband Microsats, and a SpaceX spokesperson declined to comment on the satellites. But Elon Musk , CEO and founder of SpaceX, ha...

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PM Modi inaugurates Magnetic Maharashtra Summit

PM Modi inaugurates Magnetic Maharashtra Summit

For accelerating the overall economic growth to 15.4 per cent, his government has identified areas of employment- led growth in the digital economy, ease of doing business, public investment in infras...

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Porsche discontinues diesel, to focus on EVs and hybrids

Porsche discontinues diesel, to focus on EVs and hybrids

The same justification was given for the demise of the Panamera 4S Diesel , which was removed from Porsche's ranks during the luxury car's range update at the start of the year. Porsche is reporte...

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World's tallest wooden skyscraper to be built in Tokyo

World's tallest wooden skyscraper to be built in Tokyo

A Japanese company is set to build a skyscraper made of 90% wood in Tokyo , which will make it the world's tallest wooden skyscraper upon completion. The company believes the cost will come down as t...

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Should You Hold The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

Should You Hold The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)

The Coca-Cola Co ( NYSE KO ) opened at $44.98 on Tuesday. (NYSE:HD) has risen 18.65% since February 19, 2017 and is uptrending. Rbo & Co Llc increased its stake in Coca (KO) by 67.52% based on its l...

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PNB fraud: CBI arrests general manager-rank bank officer in Delhi

PNB fraud: CBI arrests general manager-rank bank officer in Delhi

According to him, his firm owes the banks a little over Rs 5,000 crore. The Punjab National Bank only detected the fraudulent deals on Januray 29 this year and filed a criminal complaint against...

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Wedbush Securities Inc. Decreases Stake in Realty Income Corp (O)

Northern Trust now has $23.85B valuation. The stock decreased 0.19% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $73.18. The institutional investor held 918,316 shares of the semiconductors comp...

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Sugar High: Colorado Girl Scouts Can Now Sell Cookies Outside Cannabis Dispensaries

Sugar High: Colorado Girl Scouts Can Now Sell Cookies Outside Cannabis Dispensaries

Dedrich. When you click on a pin point, it will show you the address and the dates when Girl Scout cookies will be available. How to use the map: We've plotted out each location where Girl Scout c...

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Trump Blames Obama For Not Doing Enough About Russia Meddling

Trump Blames Obama For Not Doing Enough About Russia Meddling

Caputo told CNN Tuesday he had "no bout" Russia has interfered - days after special counsel Robert Mueller indicted 13 Russians charged with setting up fake Facebook posts , fake Twitter ...

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$50000 Reward Offered in Connection With Murder of Postal Worker

$50000 Reward Offered in Connection With Murder of Postal Worker

Mosby was reportedly killed a day after celebrating his 58th birthday with family and friends. Officials are also trying to determine a possible motive for the attack. The U.S. Postal Service is of...

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Singapore will charge polluters a carbon tax from next year

Singapore will charge polluters a carbon tax from next year

Digital services such as Netflix and Spotify, and possibly even software tools like Microsoft Office 365, could attract a goods and services tax (GST) in Singapore from January 1, 2020, as part of...

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PNB scam impact: Bank stocks tumble; Sensex dives 236 pts

PNB scam impact: Bank stocks tumble; Sensex dives 236 pts

Meanwhile, worries about the impact from guarantees to PNB loans hit other lenders. Also, the broader Nifty too declined by 73.90 points, or 0.71 per cent, to end at 10,378.40. UCO Bank slumped as m...

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Home Depot Sees Sales and Earnings Increase in 2017

Home Depot Sees Sales and Earnings Increase in 2017

World Asset Management has 0.64% invested in The Home Depot , Inc. Covington Capital Management bought 2,120 shares as the company's stock rose 9.30% with the market. A stock rating usually tells...

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Education Realty Trust Inc. (NASDAQ:EDR) To Report Earnings

Another trade for 22,095 shares valued at $3.76 million was sold by Field James M. Take now has $12.24B valuation. Hunter Associates Investment Management LLC now owns 9,550 shares of the real estate ...

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Tesla's Cloud Hacked, Used To Mine Cryptocurrency

Tesla's Cloud Hacked, Used To Mine Cryptocurrency

Researchers for RedLock found that Tesla's credentials on an IT administrative console were not password protected. RedLock's latest Cloud Security Trends research report, released this week, ...

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Canada and Germany both win two-man Bobsleigh gold in dead heat

Canada and Germany both win two-man Bobsleigh gold in dead heat

Once the mob kind of dispersed a little bit Thorsten was giving me a hug, he was in my ear and he was like, 'It was three hundredths and two and then we tied.' I was like, 'We tied?' It's insane. It w...

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IRS Warns of Tax Refund Scams, Fake Refund Checks From Criminals

IRS Warns of Tax Refund Scams, Fake Refund Checks From Criminals

According to the IRS , the scammers steal client information from tax professionals and then file a fraudulent tax return, using the taxpayers' bank account for the deposit. According to the IRS, the ...

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Eurogroup backs Spain's Luis de Guindos to be next European Central Bank vice president

Eurogroup backs Spain's Luis de Guindos to be next European Central Bank vice president

ECB Chief Economist Peter Praet's mandate runs until May 31, 2019, while ECB President Mario Draghi is due to leave office on October 31, 2019. After being chosen as European Central Bank vice presi...

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Israel has Reached a Historic Deal on Egypt's Natural Gas Supply

Israel has Reached a Historic Deal on Egypt's Natural Gas Supply

The Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was very quick to praise the deal , stating that it would massively benefit Israel. Companies operating Israel's largest offshore gas field have agre...

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Albertsons to buy part of Rite Aid not going to Walgreens

Albertsons to buy part of Rite Aid not going to Walgreens

Vanguard Grp Inc holds 0.01% in Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE: RAD ) or 86.11M shares. Parametrica Management Ltd acquired a new stake in Rite Aid in the fourth quarter worth approximately $182,000. ...

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Qualcomm Increases Offer Price for NXP to Win More Support

Qualcomm Increases Offer Price for NXP to Win More Support

Qualcomm on Tuesday increased its bid to buy NXP Semiconductors , agreeing to pay $127.50 for each share of the Dutch chipmaker. About 5.10M shares traded or 86.98% up from the average. (NYSE:ANTM) ...

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Wal-Mart's Q4 earnings miss overshadows progress made in fight against Amazon

Wal now has $310.40 billion valuation. The stock decreased 1.22% or $0.035 during the last trading session, reaching $2.845. (NYSE: WMT ) was $103.09 and the volume amounted to 16.04 million shares wh...

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South Korea To 'Support' And 'Encourage' Crypto Transactions

South Korea To 'Support' And 'Encourage' Crypto Transactions

People's faith in the cryptocurrency is slowly being restored, and CoinMarketCap showed Bitcoin had reached a price of $11,323, for the first time since 30th January 2018. Meantime, the United S...

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Lucky Charms cereal replaces old marshmallow with new magical unicorn

Lucky Charms cereal replaces old marshmallow with new magical unicorn

According to Lucky Charms' Facebook , the unicorn marshmallow will begin showing up in cereal boxes across the USA in March. The company asked customers on social media to provide new marshmallow s...

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PyeongChang Olympics 2018: medal tally

PyeongChang Olympics 2018: medal tally

And the payoff for that work is potentially two runs away. The updated medal count at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games shows Norway leading the way with 16 total medals, five of them being gold . ...

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Elon Musk gets permit to work on hyperloop in DC

Elon Musk gets permit to work on hyperloop in DC

It may be the start of bigger things to come, part of Musk's ambition to build an underground high-speed transportation system connecting NY to Philadelphia to Baltimore to Washington, D.C. Now his tu...

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HSBC books 141% jump in annual profit

HSBC books 141% jump in annual profit

Looking ahead, it maintains a "cautious outlook" on the credit environment and continues to focus on maintaining high level of asset quality, Hang Seng Bank said in a separate statement. John Flint, t...

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GOP softens resistance to Medicaid expansion

GOP softens resistance to Medicaid expansion

The votes against the proposed budget were cast by Dels. He said the plan moves closer to addressing his concerns about providing health care to people in need without taking money away from educat...

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Healthcare Realty Trust (HR) Price Target Cut to $30.00

The stock decreased 3.08% or $3.25 during the last trading session, reaching $102.2. Deutsche Bank AG now owns 5,088,632 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock worth $163,441,000 after acq...

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KFC kitchens grind to a halt as chain runs out of chicken

KFC kitchens grind to a halt as chain runs out of chicken

Meanwhile, customers have reported numerous closures across the country, including eateries in Devon, Berkshire, Surrey, Suffolk, Newcastle and Cheshire. What even is my luck. The fried chicken rest...

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Brawl erupts on Carnival cruise ship near Australia, 23 people removed

Brawl erupts on Carnival cruise ship near Australia, 23 people removed

Some passengers described it more as a state of constant fear. Days of fighting onboard preceded a major brawl at the ship's nightclub during the early hours of Friday morning. His sister Naomi sa...

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PNB scam row: CBI seek Interpol help; MEA suspends Nirav Modi's passport

PNB scam row: CBI seek Interpol help; MEA suspends Nirav Modi's passport

Financial investigators have found an additional Rs 3,000 crore worth of exposure of 17 banks; rolling over of the same Letters of Understanding (LoUs) many times and alleged round-tripping of f...

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Paris Hilton wrote I Need You as Valentine's gift for fiance

Paris Hilton wrote I Need You as Valentine's gift for fiance

Paris Hilton chose to give fans a Valentine's Day treat this year by releasing her first single in ages, " I Need You ", a romantic jam that marks her foray back into music a full 12 years after drop...

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Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)

The stock increased 1.53% or $1.49 during the last trading session, reaching $98.85. Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC now owns 13,415,432 shares of the network equipment provider's stock valued at ...

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Coca Cola HBC (CCHGY) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

Coca Cola HBC (CCHGY) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research

The company was maintained on Friday, November 6 by Deutsche Bank. The United American Securities Inc holds 34,670 shares with $1.56M value, down from 179,815 last quarter. The rating was initiated by...

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Electric Vehicles to become boon for Transport Sector: Nitin Gadkari

Electric Vehicles to become boon for Transport Sector: Nitin Gadkari

The minister had said that he was waiting for approval from the Union Cabinet. The unveiling ceremony was led by Nitin Gadkari , Indian Minister for Highways and Transportation at the NITI Aayog's pr...

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