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The New Toyota Camry Gets Its 5.9-Liter Pushrod V8 For NASCAR

Despite sedans losing their popularity to crossovers/SUVs, the Camry remains one of the most important cars for Toyota globally. The petrol-only models also rise 10L to 525L. It also has a sleeker profile due to an extended wheelbase and lowered center of gravity. Rear seat space is said to be more accommodating than the previous Camry .

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Sainsbury's Stock Surges on Modest Sales Growth, but Challenges Remain

Industry figures from Kantar have suggested that price rises are beginning to return to stores as inflation returns to the market after a sustained period of deflation. It said the brand had a strong online performance over the Black Friday period, with 65% of sales taken via the web. Having outperformed its main peers for so long, Sainsbury faces more of a challenge to maintain its growth, according to Coupe.

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Instagram Stories to get full-screen ads, business insight tools

They will consist of a video up to 15 seconds long or a photo that appears for five seconds. The auto-fill option is particularly valuable because filling out forms on mobile devices with little screen real estate can be tricky for ad viewers.

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'Compromising' information on Trump in Russia's hands

Mr Trump has strenuously denied the unverified allegations , which came in a two-page synopsis attached to a classified intelligence report into Russian interference in the USA election. The claims were included in an addendum to a top secret report presented last week to Mr Trump and to President Barack Obama, according to CNN .

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Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) Under Analyst Spotlight

Reaves W H & Co. For the next 5 years, Verizon Communications Inc.is expecting Growth of 1.68% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was 15.34% per annum. Equities research analysts forecast that Verizon Communications Inc. will post $3.89 earnings per share for the current year. The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, February 1st.

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The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) reported EPS of 0.91 on 12/31/2016

The Mean and Low price Targets are $62.41 and $47, respectively. Dow Chemical Company (The) had its "top pick" rating reiterated by analysts at RBC Capital. With the volume soaring to 1,233,271 shares, the last trade was called at $76.61. Green Valley Investors LLC's holdings in Dow Chemical Company (The) were worth $23,439,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

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Protesters in T-Rex Costumes Call on Senate to Reject Tillerson

ExxonMobil owned a 50% share in Infineum, a European company which made $53.2 million in sales to Iran in 2003, 2004 and 2005 - during which time the USA government was sanctioning Iran as a state sponsor of terrorism. "We can not allow oil to replace diplomacy as the currency of the State Department", Markey said of Tillerson's nomination. But the hearing will be the first time the nominee publicly tries to distance himself from Russian President Vladimir Putin, who previously bestowed ...

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ANZ Sells Another Asset

ANZ has sold down another part of its business - this time the asset finance arm of ANZ New Zealand. "The sale of UDC is consistent with our strategy to simplify the bank and is a good outcome for customers and staff", says ANZ New Zealand CEO David Hisco .

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U.K. Industrial Output Rebounds In November

Recovery in oil and gas output also underpinned the headline industrial production increase, growing 10.3 percent sequentially and paring the cumulative decline in output since July to 8.4 percent. "We think production likely fell in December, despite the improvement in manufacturing surveys at the tail end of 2016, because unusually warm temperatures in December likely depressed output in the energy supply sector".

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Donald Trump blasts salacious claims in 'spy dossier' as fake news

The claims say his election campaign communicated with Moscow and also contain suggestions of prostitute use. Conaway added that he has no doubt, based on the intelligence he has received, that Russian Federation was behind the hacking efforts and that it was done either to hurt Hillary Clinton or help Trump in the election.

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$URBN Stock | Shares Head Lower Following Holiday Sales

Markdowns were favorable due to lower markdowns at the Urban Outfitters brand which were partially offset by higher markdowns at the Free People and Anthropologie brands. Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. bought a new stake in Urban Outfitters during the second quarter worth about $121,000. (NASDAQ: URBN ) according to Finviz Data is $1.93.

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Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) Trades Higher, 3 Hold Recommendations

The institutional investor owned 948,213 shares of the manufacturing equipment provider's stock after buying an additional 263,859 shares during the period. The company beat the analyst EPS Estimate with the difference of $0.01. On average, analysts forecast that Applied Materials Inc . will post $2.40 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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Gold Prices Rise to Six-Week High

The metal, which posted its biggest weekly increase in two months last week, lost some ground on Friday after a USA payrolls report supported the view that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year, boosting the dollar. Kitco News - Gold prices were higher in late US trading Tuesday and hit a six-week high during the session. "This so-called "Trump trade" has struggled lately amid uncertainty about policy specifics", said Ilya Spivak, senior currency strategist with Daily FX.

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FHA Mortgage Costs to Fall

Republicans have argued in the past that reductions put taxpayers at risk by lowering the funds the FHA has to deal with mortgage defaults. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary, which oversees the FHA. So federal housing officials are making a change to attract more borrowers. "The high cost of mortgage insurance has unfortunately put those opportunities out of reach for many young, first-time- and lower-income borrowers", Brown said.

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Automobile sales touch 16 years low in December post demonetisation

Domestic auto sales in India declined by 8.14% in December 2016 to 1,58,617 units from 1,72,671 units in the same month a year ago, according to data from the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM). Last September, SIAM had revised upward its growth estimate for passenger vehicles for the ongoing fiscal to 10-12 per cent. The total commercial vehicle sales, too, declined by 5.1 per cent in December.

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Volkswagen shares gain on word of planned U.S. settlement

The diesel emission outrage break out in September 2015 when the US Ecological Protection Agency (EPA) found that many VW cars sold in America had a "defeat device" in diesel cars that could sense when they were being tested and adjust the performance accordingly to improve results.

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British Airways strike latest: BA says travel will not be disrupted

A pay rise of 2% in the first year, and 2.5% in years two and three, was rejected by a vote of 7-1 among Unite members, after it was tabled shortly before Christmas. The 48-hour strike, lasting all of Tuesday and Wednesday, will only affect a "small number" of British Airways flights to and from London Heathrow, according to the airline.

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President Xi to Attend Davos World Economic Forum

The 2017 report, the 12th annual report, is based on an assessment of 30 global risks by 750 experts from a variety of backgrounds, including business, academia and non-governmental organizations. "It is no coincidence that challenges to social cohesion and policy-makers' legitimacy are coinciding with a highly disruptive phase of technological change".

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White supremacist Dylann Roof sentenced to death for Charleston shooting

Roof sat with the Bible study group for about 45 minutes, and during the final prayer - when everyone's eyes were closed - he started firing. Roof stared straight ahead as the judge read through the jury's verdict findings before announcing his death sentence, local media reported.

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Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) Shares Up 0.17% Tuesday's Pre-market

The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.06/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 42.9%. Hartford Investment Management Co. Yahoo! Inc.'s price right now is 42.12 (a change of 1.87% and change from open, 0.85%). Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) has the market capitalization of $39.55 Billion.

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Airbus deliveries rose 8% in 2016, orders outpaced Boeing

The company's order books are now well filled and Airbus said that it has an "overall backlog" of 6,874 aircraft on order, with a value of close to Dollars 1.02 trillion. "ACG will be able to offer its airline customers the latest and most advanced A320s that will notably deliver unmatched comfort to passengers". Over 12,800 A320 Family aircraft have already been ordered, including over 4,800 A320neo Family aircraft from 89 customers.

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Record Christmas Week Boosts Sainsbury's Third-Quarter Sales

Group chief executive Mike Coupe said: "The market remains very competitive and the impact of the devaluation of sterling remains uncertain". Some investors have expressed concern the Argos takeover unwisely increases Sainsbury's exposure to higher import costs given the depreciation of sterling since June's Brexit vote but the group said Argos had traded well, with like-for-like sales up 4.0 percent.

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Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc 9.5% Potential Upside Now Implied by Barclays

Tower Research Capital LLC TRC now owns 1,826 shares of the company's stock worth $106,000 after buying an additional 1,278 shares in the last quarter. The company's P/E is 0 and Forward P/E ratio is 0. The reported earnings topped the analyst's consensus by $0.02 with the surprise factor around 2.60%.

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Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

A number of equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. 12/22/2016 - Micron Technology, Inc . had its "buy" rating reiterated by analysts at Instinet. The company reported the earnings of $0.32/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.28/share. If you are accessing this story on another website, it was stolen and republished in violation of United States & worldwide copyright legislation.

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Your credit rating will soon decide your home loan rate

Public sector lender Bank of Baroda (BoB) on Monday lowered interest rate on home loans by 70 basis points (bps) to 8.35 per cent - the lowest in the industry. Moreover, the bank also waived off the fees which is charged while shifting a base rate loan to MCLR structure. Currently, borrowers have to pay anywhere between Rs 5,000 and Rs 10,000 as a switching fee to get loans converted to the new regime.

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EC orders removal of PM's pictures from hoardings in poll-bound states

The postponement of the Budget in 2012 was done by the UPA government at the behest of the Opposition without the poll panel having to intervene. The budget is usually presented around the last week of February and, as a result, the approval of the budget spills over to the next financial year, delaying the start of new programmes, the government said.

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United States Steel Corporation (NYSE:X) Earns Consensus Hold Rating

Earlier the firm had a rating of "Buy " on the company shares. Finally, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP raised its position in shares of United States Steel Corporation by 74.5% in the second quarter. The company's quarterly performance represents an optimistic momentum of 129.06 percent, with a surge of 5.82 percent in the stock price over the last one month.

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U.S. Small-Business Optimism Index Surges by Most Since 1980

The Index reached 105.8, an increase of 7.4 points. Twelve percent of employers surveyed cited the difficulty of finding qualified workers as their top business problem. The number of small-business owners who believe now is an ideal time to expand stands at three times the average. Labor market indicators stayed quite supportive.

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Analysts Update Their Price Target On ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:ON)

American International Group Inc. owned 0.19% of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation worth $7,544,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 96.60% of the company's stock. The correct version of this news story can be read at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/01/10/american-international-group-inc-raises-stake-in-cypress-semiconductor-corporation-cy/.

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Rahul to preside over Congress national convention on Wednesday

Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday addressed the " Jan Vedna Sammelan " in New Delhi and said that every institution that Congress had built, the BJP and Narendra Modi has weakened. He also said the country will run by PM Modi and RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat. Rahul Gandhi also had a meeting with senior leaders at his residence to discuss the strategy ahead of the upcoming assembly elections in five states.

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Trinity in talks to buy Northern & Shell titles

Express Newspapers is not involved in this initiative, called Project Juno. The British publisher of the Daily Mirror said on Tuesday that no offer had been made and there was no certainty that any agreement would be reached. Any purchase of a minority stake in Northern & Shell could lead to a larger deal. In relation to Mr Montgomery, he said "my people have been speaking loads to his management".

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The Right Way to Start Replacing ObamaCare

Senate Democrats took turns speaking out in support of the unpopular law in a series of videos posted to Facebook along with the "Make America Sick Again" slogan, which even 30 percent of Democratic voters reject, according to the poll.

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Changing Momentum Financial Stock: The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.'s (GS)

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) has a mean revenue estimate for the ongoing quarter ending Dec 16 of $7.06B, according to 31 analysts. (The) from a neutral rating to an outperform rating in a research note on Friday, November 18th. (The)'s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 20.72%. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc . closed its last trading session at $244.9 with the loss of -0.82%. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move.

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Turkish Lira Weakens Amidst Constitutional Debate

It rose to 3.6820 by mid-morning in Turkey. With this revision, an additional liquidity of approximately $1.5 billion will be provided to the financial system. Analysts had predicted the debate in Turkey's parliament over a controversial new draft constitution aimed at expanding the powers of presidency under Recep Tayyip Erdogan could compound the currency's woes.

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Xerox Corporation (XRX) Now Covered by Cross Research

Executives hold 0.72 percent of the stock. Freeport-McMoRan Inc.'s growth estimate for the current quarter is 1600, and 362.5 percent for the next quarter. The company also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, January 31st. It has a dividend yield of 4.45%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 13th.


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