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Business Media mock Aussie deputy PM's woes
Author: 0 Media mock Aussie deputy PM's woes

Both the Greens - which have lost two senators over dual citizenship dramas - and the Labor Party have called on Mr Joyce to resign as Deputy Prime Minister until the High Court rules on his case. Marcus Ganley, Australian Senator Penny Wong's chief of staff, was the Australian Labor Party staffer who spoke to Hipkins - a conversation Hipkins said prompted him to ask questions of Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne on the legal citizenship status of an Australian born to a New ...

Author: 0 Innophos Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:IPHS) Experiences Light Trading Volume

The mining company reported $0.38 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.37 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $290.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $316.43 million. Shares of U.S. Silica Holdings (SLCA) traded down 0.08% during midday trading on Monday, hitting $24.99. The company has a market cap of $2.07 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 145.37 and a beta of 2.33.

Business Jo Walker-Meador, Longest-Serving CMA Director, Dies at 93
Author: 0 Jo Walker-Meador, Longest-Serving CMA Director, Dies at 93

Jo was the first full-time employee the CMA ever hired, but she quickly established herself as one of the shapers of the country music movement. "I knew nothing about country music", she told CountryZone.net. In fact, Meador is part of the reason that American country music increased in popularity in foreign countries like Ireland, Australia and Canada. "There's nothing like walking out on that stage and feeling like the electricity of the stadium filled with country music fans from all ...

Business A quick NAFTA renegotiation is best for everyone
Author: 0 A quick NAFTA renegotiation is best for everyone

He highlighted the USA desire for more production of parts in North America as one of the top issues in the agreement that President Donald Trump has dubbed the "worst" trade deal in history . "The agreement should have effective provisions to guard against currency manipulation". "American politicians have been promising to renegotiate NAFTA for years, but today, President Trump is going to fulfill those promises", he said.

Business Non-Standard Finance PLC (LON:NSF) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
Author: 0 Non-Standard Finance PLC (LON:NSF) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

It closed at $8.7 lastly. MAN GROUP PLC ORD USD0.03428571 (LON:EMG) has 0.00% since August 16, 2016 and is. It has underperformed by 10.47% the S&P500. The firm has "Underperform" rating given on Thursday, January 19 by Jefferies. The legal version of this story can be accessed at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/08/16/bt-group-plc-bt-earns-buy-rating-from-numis-securities-ltd-updated-updated-updated.html.

Business Pound remains under pressure amid deluge of economic data
Author: 0 Pound remains under pressure amid deluge of economic data

The report supports Bank of England Governor Mark Carney's case for waiting to raise interest rates from a record low even as inflation breaches the 2 percent target. As the chart below shows, the Pound has been sliding against the US Dollar, as well as many other currencies, throughout August. The pair now trends closer to the week's opening level of 0.9089.

Business Big Business Dumps Trump: Merck, Intel, Under Armour CEOs Quit Council
Author: 0 Big Business Dumps Trump: Merck, Intel, Under Armour CEOs Quit Council

That follows the wave of negative reaction to Trump's remarks regarding Charlottesville, Va., where one person was killed and 19 injured after a auto plowed into a group protesting a white supremacist rally over the weekend. Nick Donatiello, a lecturer on governance topics at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, feels that CEOs who are quitting for various reasons should have anticipated Trump's policies and attitudes because they were never hidden.

Business Crude Oil Slips as US Production Hits a High
Author: 0 Crude Oil Slips as US Production Hits a High

The EIA, however, also said that oil inventories fell by 8.9 million barrels, more than double the decline expected by analysts polled by S&P Global Platts. USA crude production rose to 9.5 million bbl/d from 9.4 million bbl/d in the previous week. The American Petroleum Institute said USA inventories fell 9.2 million barrels last week.

Business Infosys to consider share buyback proposal
Author: 0 Infosys to consider share buyback proposal

The same was disclosed after a filing to stock exchanges late on Wednesday evening. Infosys amended its Articles of Association earlier this year, adding provisions to enable it to buy back its shares, lending further credence to the news about the company mulling a share buyback worth up to $2.5 billion (Rs 17,000 crore), specially as opportunities for huge spurts of growth dry up for Indian IT companies.

Business Hyundai Motor accelerates green lineup with new fuel cell vehicle
Author: 0 Hyundai Motor accelerates green lineup with new fuel cell vehicle

Plans to develop a sedan-type fuel cell vehicle are also in the works. To boost the sale of fuel-cell electric models, Hyundai Motor will closely cooperate with the government to increase the number of chargers and promote public awareness about eco-friendly cars, Executive Vice President Lee Kwang-guk said.

Business IMI plc (IMI) Earns
Author: 0 IMI plc (IMI) Earns "Overweight" Rating from Barclays PLC

They now have a GBP 666.00p price target on the stock. Unilever had 14 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. BMO Capital Markets maintained Robert Half International Inc. First Manhattan has invested 0.08% in CLS Holdings plc (LON:CLI). American Century Cos Inc accumulated 1.12M shares. Teacher Retirement System Of Texas invested in 182,207 shares.

Business Sunshine takes sheen off B&Q sales
Author: 0 Sunshine takes sheen off B&Q sales

Standard Chartered ( STAN ) fell 1.9% to 761.4p, Royal Bank of Scotland ( RBS ) dropped 1.7% to 259.3p, HSBC ( HSBA ) lost 1.1% to 740p and Barclays ( BARC ) was down 1.2% at 198.4p. Still, DIY group Screwfix put in a strong performance, with like-for-like sales up 11 per cent, which Kingfisher credited to its "leading digital capability" as well as new and extended ranges.

Business After stent, knee implant price capped: 60 per cent rate cut
Author: 0 After stent, knee implant price capped: 60 per cent rate cut

Unlike cardiac stents, the prices of which was controlled after including it in schedule 1 of the DPCO, knee implants were put under price control through para 19 of the order . Justifying the move, Kumar said, "The government will not be a mute spectator to illegal and unethical profiteering". Primary knee replacement system has been fixed in the price range of Rs.38,740, Rs.24,280, Rs.16,990, Rs.9,550 and Rs.4,090 respectively based on the patient's condition and requirement.

Business Equities fall on rising tension between US & North Korea
Author: 0 Equities fall on rising tension between US & North Korea

The precious metal was pressured by a strengthening U.S. Dollar which made the dollar-denominated asset more expensive to foreign buyers. Pacific territory prompted a surge in tensions in the region last week, with President Donald Trump saying the USA military was "locked and loaded" if North Korea acted unwisely.

Business Three CEOs quit Trump council; many remain silent
Author: 0 Three CEOs quit Trump council; many remain silent

In a statement posted to Merck's Twitter account, Frazier referenced the president's failure to specifically call out white nationalists who marched in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend. In the end, the industry may just get more of what it's already had - headlines and tweets, but no substantive change on anything important as Congress remains largely dysfunctional.

Business Sena takes dig at PM's I-Day address
Author: 0 Sena takes dig at PM's I-Day address

But the Government is committed to making Kashmir a paradise once again, the Prime Minister said. About Modi's "Bharat jodo" slogan, Azad said, "Mr Prime Minister... Azad said Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar's address was not broadcast on Doordarshan and All India Radio as he does not speak about the BJP and its achievements, and claimed there was an "undeclared emergency" imposed on the media.

Business Sensex Ends 322 Points Higher As Banking Stocks Rebound
Author: 0 Sensex Ends 322 Points Higher As Banking Stocks Rebound

The caution prevailed as a faster-than-expected rise in consumer price inflation in July reduced the chances of another interest rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India, which cut its main policy rate early this month by 25 basis points to 6%, the lowest since November 2010.

Business U.S. stocks rise ahead of Fed minutes
Author: 0 U.S. stocks rise ahead of Fed minutes

Wall Street edged higher on Wednesday but closed well off session highs and the dollar fell on the latest turmoil in Washington and U.S. Federal Reserve meeting minutes that showed worries about low inflation. The Federal Open Market Committee members have noted slight change to the economic and labor market outlook; however, they have spent significant time pondering "the softness in inflation" and how to react to it.

Business Facebook's Zuckerberg condemns hate groups
Author: 0 Facebook's Zuckerberg condemns hate groups

As a Jew, it's something I've wondered much of my life. Just before the election, a poster advertising the group on Facebook's campus reportedly read "Trump Supporters Welcome", according to Business Insider . Zuckerberg said that while the process might not be flawless, the social media company is actively monitoring for threatening posts celebrating terrorism after the rally in Charlottesville.

Business Solange Unleashes On White Supremacists and Nazis Before Deactivating Twitter Account
Author: 0 Solange Unleashes On White Supremacists and Nazis Before Deactivating Twitter Account

And, like comedienne Leslie Jones and Fifth Harmony singer Normani Kordei, who have both deleted (and later reactivated) their Twitter accounts following trolls, Solange Knowles deleted her Twitter account on Tuesday, Aug. Those who have actively campaigned for Thompson's actions and supports efforts to aid Thompson include Bree Newsome, who was famously arrested for climbing the flagpole at a SC statehouse and removing the Confederate banner.

Business Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Shares Sold by Murphy Capital Management Inc
Author: 0 Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Shares Sold by Murphy Capital Management Inc

Energy Transfer Partners ( ETP ) announced a public offering of 54 million common units in a press release published on August 14. Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 3rd. Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.'s dividend payout ratio is now 144.31%. Vantage Investment Advisors, LLC augmented its position by buying 125 shares an increase of 50.0% in the quarter.

Business Cisco Systems, Inc. Q4 F2017 Earnings Send Shares Lower
Author: 0 Cisco Systems, Inc. Q4 F2017 Earnings Send Shares Lower

Cisco Systems comprises about 2.8% of Cincinnati Specialty Underwriters Insurance CO's investment portfolio, making the stock its 13th largest position. (CSCO ) is expected to post revenue of $11.89 Billion in the current quarter, according to consensus of 27 analysts. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, July 26th.

Author: 0 AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Receives "Overweight" Rating from Barclays PLC

Quadrant Capital Group LLC now owns 4,591 shares of the company's stock worth $138,000 after buying an additional 2,805 shares during the last quarter. Investors of record on Thursday, August 10th will be given a dividend of GBX 68.90 ($0.89) per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 9th. Astrazeneca Plc now has $73.43 billion valuation.