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Business BT profits dive by 40% after £225m payout over Italian scandal
Author: 0 BT profits dive by 40% after £225m payout over Italian scandal

The payout relates to the sale of mobile giant EE by the pair to BT for £12.5 billion, which left Deutsche and Orange with stakes in the United Kingdom firm. EE reported a 4% increase in revenues, to £1.3 billion ($1.7 billion), and a 74% rise in operating profit, to £146 million ($191 million), thanks partly to lower indirect costs in a handset market it said was "slowing".

Business US economy grows 2.6% in Q2
Author: 0 US economy grows 2.6% in Q2

The country's gross domestic product, a broad measure of economic activity, grew 2.6percent at an annualized pace, the Commerce Department said . The improvement was powered in large part by robust consumer appetite for items such as clothing and furniture.

Business Foxconn deals forces Wisconsin to act soon on tax breaks
Author: 0 Foxconn deals forces Wisconsin to act soon on tax breaks

SHAWN JOHNSON, BYLINE: Modesty was in short supply at the White House news conference where the Foxconn deal was announced yesterday. "Foxconn will invest in Southeast Wisconsin, while a larger facility is constructed over the coming years, and that facility is now under negotiation.it will be about the biggest there is anywhere", Trump said.

Business JetBlue Airways Corporation's (NASDAQ:JBLU)
Author: 0 JetBlue Airways Corporation's (NASDAQ:JBLU) "Equal Weight" Rating Reaffirmed at Morgan Stanley

The stock is now showing its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 6.8 Percent. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now owns 560,182 shares in the company, valued at approximately $12,957,009.66. JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU ) have shown a high EPS growth of 51.00% in the last 5 years and has earnings rose of 12.60% yoy. Since February 1, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 4 insider sales for $8.71 million activity.

Business Amazon Sales See Growth In Q2, But Shares Fall
Author: 0 Amazon Sales See Growth In Q2, But Shares Fall

It said operating income could come in anywhere between a loss of US$400 million and gain of US$300 million, compared with US$575 million a year earlier. "The fact that they are investing on so many fronts right now just speaks to the opportunity that they have before them". Analysts had expected operating income in the third quarter of $931 million, according to FactSet StreetAccount.

Business CrestPoint Capital Management LLC Raises Position in Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW)
Author: 0 CrestPoint Capital Management LLC Raises Position in Dow Chemical Company (The) (DOW)

Glenview Trust Co purchased a new position in shares of Dow Chemical Company (The) during the fourth quarter worth $501,000. Royal Bank Of Canada now has $109.98 billion valuation. 17,100 shares valued at $1.33M were sold by ESPELAND CURTIS E on Friday, February 3. About shares traded. Century Communities, Inc (NYSE:CCS) has risen 55.93% since July 27, 2016 and is uptrending.

Business Teekay Corporation (NYSE:TK) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.16
Author: 0 Teekay Corporation (NYSE:TK) Receives News Impact Rating of 0.16

Atlantic Trust LLC raised its position in shares of Teekay Offshore Partners L.P.by 57.4% in the first quarter. Teekay LNG Partners (NYSE:TGP) transacted up 0.681% on early Friday, topping $18.475. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 3rd. It has a dividend yield of 17.25%. 12/11/2014 - Canaccord Genuity began new coverage on Teekay LNG Partners L.P.

Business Elon Musk's SpaceX valued at $21 billion
Author: 0 Elon Musk's SpaceX valued at $21 billion

Now, company founder Elon Musk has confirmed a new date for the heavyweight launch. However, Musk isn't promising that the rocket's first test launch will be completely successful. After some trial and error, the company mastered the maneuver and has also twice sent used rockets back into space, boasting a flawless performance for both launches.

Author: 0 JP Morgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM) Position Held by Goodwin Daniel L

J P Morgan Chase & Co makes up approximately 1.4% of Korea Investment CORP's portfolio, making the stock its 6th largest position. (NYSE:JPM)'s latest quote $91.93 $0.12 -0.94% will find technical support in $91.34 a share and a breakdown below this region would be a significantly bearish signal for JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Business Over 5 UNIMAID Staff killed during rescue of abducted oil workers
Author: 0 Over 5 UNIMAID Staff killed during rescue of abducted oil workers

He said the army's declaration that it has rescued the oil workers was misleading. "We agreed that they should move back to the Command Centre again and see what are the things happening there. But insurgents have launched attacks with renewed zeal in the past few months. The attackers ambushed the oil workers, who were staff of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), travelling in a convoy of about 10 vehicles.

Business ICICI Bank's Q1 FY18 profit slides, gross NPAs up
Author: 0 ICICI Bank's Q1 FY18 profit slides, gross NPAs up

Total recovery was at a record high of Rs 2,775 cr, most of it coming from Jaiprakash Associates. The watch list of the bank increased by Rs 1,000 crore to Rs 20,100 crore on account of some electricity companies whose ratings fell after a court ruling.

Author: 0 Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) Technical Analysis and Chart Patterns

Acrospire Investment Management LLC now owns 4,689 shares of the network equipment provider's stock worth $130,000 after buying an additional 4,189 shares during the last quarter. will post $2.23 earnings per share for the current year. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 1st will be paid a $0.10 dividend. According to Yahoo Finance, The Dividend Date for Juniper Networks is Jun 22, 2017 and its Ex-Dividend Date is May 30, 2017.

Author: 0 Analysts See $0.77 EPS for Park Hotels & Resorts Inc (PK)

The firm owned 14,139 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock at the end of the second quarter. Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also made changes to their positions in the company. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 28th. IBM Retirement Fund increased its stake in Host Hotels & Resorts by 34.7% in the second quarter.

Business AstraZeneca plc's (LON:AZN)
Author: 0 AstraZeneca plc's (LON:AZN) "Sell" Rating Reaffirmed at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc

Jefferies Group Llc sold 34,500 shares as Astrazeneca Plc (Call) ( AZN)'s stock rose 16.26%. Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 0 analyst (s) whereas last month 0 analyst (s) have given outperform rating. First Midwest Savings Bank Trust Division holds 0.06% or 3,170 shares. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, October 13 by Jefferies. The company was maintained on Monday, May 2 by Leerink Swann.

Business Barclays slides to £1.4 billion loss as PPI costs spike
Author: 0 Barclays slides to £1.4 billion loss as PPI costs spike

Excluding one-offs profit before taxes increased to GBP659 million quarter-on-quarter. That was offset by a stronger showing in credit trading where revenue was up 18%, while its equities performance was flat compared with a year ago. However, shares have fallen in the last three months as investors fretted about whether the new-look Barclays can produce returns. It also said that the ratio would rise to 13.4 per cent once the full impact of the sale is taken into account.

Business Wall Street opens at record on strong earnings
Author: 0 Wall Street opens at record on strong earnings

The Nasdaq Composite was up 14.26 points, or 0.22 percent, at 6,426.44. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 88.98 points, or 0.41 per cent, to 21,702.41. Healthy burrito chain (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/chipotle-shares-rise-as-earnings-beat-wall-streets-estimates-2017-07-25) Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc.(CMG) initially rose following stronger-than-expected results, but reversed to trade 2.3% lower.

Business Porsche told to recall 22000 cars after emissions software deemed illegal
Author: 0 Porsche told to recall 22000 cars after emissions software deemed illegal

Germany on Thursday ordered Porsche to recall and stop selling 22,000 diesel vehicles that the government says have illegal defeat devices. It's not clear how many more are with dealers or in production. The emissions of nitrogen oxide, a pollutant that's harmful to people's health, are much higher when the auto is on the road, he said. Around 7,500 affected vehicles are registered in Germany and around 22,000 across Europe, he said.

Business Shell's Downstream Stars as Earnings Beat Expectations
Author: 0 Shell's Downstream Stars as Earnings Beat Expectations

The Anglo-Dutch major's chief executive said in a statement accompanying the results that free cash flow was US$12.2 billion, including proceeds from divestments as well as investments. They trumpeted falling debt levels and strong cash flow - a metric that has become increasingly important to investors who have been anxious about oil companies' ability to cover their spending and dividends without taking on debt.

Author: 0 Trading Spotlight on Real Brands Inc (RLBD) Shares

Scotia Capital maintained Dream Office Real Estate Investment Trst (TSE:D.UN) rating on Friday, August 12. Deutsche Bank Ag increased Amtrust Finl Svcs Inc (AFSI) stake by 42.01% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. On the other hand, Desjardins lowered Artis Real Estate Investment Trust from a "buy" recommendation to a "hold" recommendation in a study on Wed, May 10th.

Business Moneysupermarket.Com Group PLC's (LON:MONY)
Author: 0 Moneysupermarket.Com Group PLC's (LON:MONY) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital

Credit Suisse maintained GKN plc (LON:GKN) on Monday, April 18 with "Neutral" rating. CREEK PHILLIP G sold $592,727 worth of stock. The company was maintained on Thursday, July 28 by Liberum Capital. On Tuesday, February 2 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Overweight". With the last close up 1.15% from the 200-day moving average, compared to the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has increased 0.06% over the same time period.

Business Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq close at record levels
Author: 0 Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq close at record levels

The Dow Jones industrial average advanced past 21,700 points, with the S&P 500 index reaching 2,480 points and the Nasdaq composite rallying past 6,430 points. AstraZeneca PLC (AZN.LN) (AZN.LN) sank 15% after the drug heavyweight reported a negative result in a Phase 3 clinical trial of its lung-cancer treatment Mystic (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/astrazenecas-mystic-cancer-drug-trial-fails-2017-07-27).

Business Jeff Bezos tops Bill Gates as world's richest person
Author: 0 Jeff Bezos tops Bill Gates as world's richest person

Their riches are calculated on the share prices of their respective companies and the stock they hold. That puts his fortunate ahead of Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates's. According to securities filings, Bezos owns about 80 million shares, or 17 per cent; those shares were valued at more than US$87b at the peak. They hit US$1083.31 at about noon on Thursday before falling almost 1 per cent for the day to US$1046.

Business Revenue Approximations Analysis: Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL), Coach, Inc. (COH)
Author: 0 Revenue Approximations Analysis: Whiting Petroleum Corporation (WLL), Coach, Inc. (COH)

The company's revenue for the quarter was up 28.2% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts reported their respective ratings recommendation for WLL . (NASDAQ:MRD) shares have a current ABR (average broker recommendation) of N/A. 1,488 were reported by Edinburgh Prtn Ltd. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, April 7 by Wood. In risk evolution, most popular indicator of risk is a statistical measure called beta WLL having beta value of 3.35 and other leading firm's beta stand at 3.35.

Author: 0 Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) has industry P/E ratio of 14.26

Considering that the stock daily volume of 12.33 million shares, this represents a pretty noteworthy trading in volume size that is above 5 million trading capacity in last session. The firm bought 19,381 shares of the technology company's stock, valued at approximately $119,000. Let's have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Nokia Corporation (NOK ).

Business Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Stake Decreased by Brave Asset Management Inc
Author: 0 Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Stake Decreased by Brave Asset Management Inc

Selz Capital Llc decreased Gilead Sciences Inc ( GILD ) stake by 21.05% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Puzo Michael J sold 7,155 shares as Gilead Sciences ( GILD)'s stock declined 8.05%. Polar Securities Inc decreased Genesee & Wyo Inc (NYSE:GWR) stake by 53,425 shares to 153,250 valued at $10.64M in 2016Q4. Cable Hill Partners LLC boosted its stake in shares of Gilead Sciences by 51.9% in the first quarter.

Author: 0 Crazy Volume Spikes for: PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL)

Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. boosted its position in PayPal Holdings by 236.4% in the first quarter. Carroll Financial Associates Inc. raised its position in PayPal Holdings by 41.7% in the first quarter. ( PYPL ) stock price comparison to its moving averages, shares of company are 9.03% away from the 50-day moving average and 4.46% away from 20-day average.