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Unilever vows to use 100% recyclable plastic packaging by 2025

The New Plastics Economy study estimates that as much as $80-120bn of plastic packaging material value is lost to the economy due to a linear, take-make-dispose value chain. Without fundamental redesign and innovation, the remaining 30 per cent of plastic packaging (by weight) will never be recycled and the equivalent of 10 billion garbage bags per year will be destined to landfill or incineration.

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Commit To Buy Delta Air Lines At $30, Earn 5.9% Using Options

The stock has a market cap of $36.84 billion, a PE ratio of 8.69 and a beta of 0.92. The stock has gained a year-to-date (YTD) increase of 3.58%, which is not much. Sales growth past 5 years was measured at 5.10%. They now have a United States dollars 52 price target on the stock. TRADEMARK VIOLATION NOTICE: "Bradley Foster & Sargent Inc".

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Bank of Canada warns of consequences if Trump protectionist policies take hold

The first news conference of the President-elect Donald Trump saw traders lose some confidence in the reflation trade and the United States dollar plummet. To a certain extent, the conclusions represent a significant shift in the central bank's narrative in what drives the demand for Canadian non-commodity goods - an update to include the experiences of the post-crisis era, which have been characterized by sluggish expansions across the global economy with weak growth in trade and business ...

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Eli Lilly Buys Migraine Treatment Specialist CoLucid For $960M In Cash

The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 10th. LLY now has a StockNews.com POWR Rating of A (Strong Buy ), and is ranked #2 of 131 stocks in the Medical - Pharmaceuticals category. The investigation concerns whether CoLucid's board of directors failed to adequately shop the Company and obtain the best possible value for CoLucid shareholders before entering into an agreement with Eli Lilly .

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What are Analysts report about: Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Roble Belko & Company Inc now owns 2,535 shares of the software giant's stock worth $130,000 after buying an additional 210 shares during the last quarter. According to a research note disclosed on Nov 17, 2016, analysts at Goldman have upped their rating on these shares from Neutral to Buy. Pacific Crest reissued a "buy" rating and issued a $65.00 target price on shares of Microsoft Corp.in a report on Tuesday, September 13th.

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Consumer Prices in U.S. Rise for Fifth Month on Shelter, Fuel

Annual inflation hit a 2 ½ year high in December amid rising gasoline prices and rent as a core measure of inflation increased moderately. Shilen Shah, bond strategist at Investec Wealth & Investment, said the sharp fall in sterling more recently had also played a part in the inflation rate rise, pushing up import prices.

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Andy Lau injured in freak accident

At around 12:15 today (Jan. 19), Lau arrived at Hong Kong International Airport on an emergency medical plane and was taken to the Hong Kong Sanatorium and Hospital in Happy Valley. He's also established a successful singing career and is considered a "Cantopop" (Hong Kong pop music) icon. "Lau is the pride of Hong Kong and well regarded among the Chinese communities around the world", Cheung said.

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Notable Runners Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS), UBS Group AG (USA) (NYSE

Walt Disney Company (The)'s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 27.27%. Topeka Capital Markets maintained Walt Disney Co (NYSE:DIS) on Thursday, October 29 with "Buy" rating. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $1.20 earnings per share. The Walt Disney Company incorporated on July 28 1995 together with its subsidiaries and affiliates is a diversified global family entertainment and media enterprise with five business segments: media networks parks and resorts studio ...

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TheIFP Advisors Inc Sold shares of ASML Holding NV (ASML)

Q4 net sales of Euro 1.91 billion, gross margin 47.2 percent, including the effects of purchase price allocation for the HMI acquisition, which closed as planned in Q4. The firm shows a 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 9.24% with a 200-Day Simple Moving Average of 12.60%. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of ASML Holding NV from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $122.00 price objective on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, October 4th.

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Jefferies Group Downgrades Energy Transfer Equity, L.P. (ETE) to Hold

With the last stock price down -2.04% from the two hundred day average, compared with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which has decreased -0.05% over the same period. (ETE) directly and indirectly owns equity interests in Energy Transfer Partners, L.P. (ETP) and SUN LP, which are engaged in diversified energy-related services.

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Kentucky vs. Mississippi State Pick

It dropped MSU's record to 12-5 on the season and 3-2 in the SEC. Luke Kornet scored 19 points and Riley LaChance had 13 for the Commodores (8-10, 2-4). Kegler (13 points) had a dunk and a 3-pointer in the 22-7 run. Peters attacked the goal for acrobatic layups and Weatherspoon found the range. The last time United Kingdom won 10 or more straight in this series was from 1967-75 (17).

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Russian foundry mints commemorative 'In Trump We Trust' silver coin

The coin features a head-and-shoulders image of Mr. Trump in profile against the backdrop of the American flag and bears the inscription: "Donald John Trump, the 45th President of the United States of America". Vladimir Vasyukhin is the director of "Art-Grani" and told APTN: "There are more hopes associated with Trump with regards to the lifting of sanctions; maybe the environment (between USA and Russia) will change".

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Earnings Outlook Revision Scan: Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE:CLF)

Analysts' mean recommendation for Cliffs Natural Resources Inc.'s (CLF) stands at 3.00. Canadian Natural Resources Limited's trailing 12- months EPS is -0.44. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is available through the SEC website. The stock stands almost -15.32% off versus the 52-week high and 656.56% away from the 52-week low.

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Russian Federation biggest threat to global liberal order: Biden

With upcoming elections and rising populist parties and figures in France, Germany, and elsewhere in Europe, Biden did not mince words. Russian Federation has been accused of meddling in the 2016 presidential election through the hack and release of Democratic documents.

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One Stock Analysts Are Watching - Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:HR)

Public Employees Retirement Association of Colorado raised its position in shares of Piedmont Office Realty Trust by 0.4% in the third quarter. Cedar Realty Trust, Inc.is a real estate investment trust. If you are viewing this piece of content on another website, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA & global copyright and trademark law.

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Retract "blatantly false story" on Tom Price — Trump to CNN

He'll testify before the Senate Finance Committee next Tuesday for his official confirmation hearing. President-elect Donald Trump's pick for health secretary is pledging a bipartisan approach if confirmed to lead the Department of Health and Human Services.

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Target Issues Profit Warning on Disappointing Holiday Sales

Same-store sales in the retailer's signature categories - including wellness, beauty, baby and toys - grew almost 3 percentage points faster than the company average. Profit will be $1.45 to $1.55 a share in the quarter through January, the Minneapolis-based company said Wednesday in a statement . For the full year, the company expects earnings per share to be in the range of $5.00 to $5.10, compared to guidance of $5.10 to $5.30.

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Exxon Mobil buys Bass family holdings in Permian for $6.6 billion

The stock was sold at an average price of $92.00, for a total value of $404,800.00. The number of shares now owned by investors are 4.15 bln. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 82492.2 million and lower end at 67949 million while the year ago reported sale was 73180 million.

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Trump rally powers Goldman Sachs profits

In the year-ago quarter, the bank reported $18.5 billion in revenue and $1.02 per share in earnings. Goldman Sachs has more than tripled its profits in its fourth quarter of the year, thanks to bond trading giving its bottom line a boost.

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Citigroup Joins Roster of Big-Bank Profit Beats Amid Trading Surge

Q4 EPS of $1.14 vs. $1.02 lagged our $1.19 EPS estimate amid a greater than expected 8% revenue drop amid Citi Holdings wind down. Despite the miss on the top line, Citi nonetheless held serve, following the earnings beats from competitors JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM) and Bank of America (BAC).

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China will take off the gloves, if Donald Trump messes with Taiwan

Trump threatened during his campaign to brand China a currency manipulator immediately upon taking office and to slap 45 percent tariffs on its exports to the U.S. "We certainly are not going to lecture the administration, but will share our ideas on a win-win path forward", Zarit said in a statement. Now he says he won't do that and will talk to China first.

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Canadian businessman O'Leary to enter Conservative race

The celebrity businessman and Conservative flame-thrower, best known to Canadians as the former tough-guy judge on this country's version of Dragon's Den , is looking to win the leadership of the Conservatives and eventually challenge Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau at the next federal election in 2019.

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Technology and Innovation Drive the World's Most Dynamic Cities

This is the fourth edition of JLL's City Momentum Index (CMI). However technology was a big driver of momentum, and with Dubai's quest towards being the smartest city in the world by 2021, maybe we could make it into the top 10 in next year's index.

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The ArcelorMittal SA (MT) Receives "Neutral" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co

The stock exchanged hands with 28.30 million shares contrast to its average daily volume of 16.58 million shares. During the most recent trading session, shares of JPMorgan Chase & Co. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 229,636,598 shares of the financial services provider's stock valued at $14,269,618,000 after buying an additional 4,692,609 shares during the period.

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Goldman Sachs earnings boosted by trading

For the year ended December 31, 2016, revenues were $30.61 billion and net earnings of $7.40 billion. Goldman Sachs Group (GS) on Wednesday reported fourth-quarter net income of $2.35 billion. The better than expected performance helped drive a 12% quarterly increase in revenues for Goldman, but it was expense cuts where the bank continued to find ways at increasing profits.

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Burberry Provides Fresh Boost for Luxury as Sales Beat Estimates

Tourists have been taking advantage of a drop in the value of the pound since the Brexit vote in June to buy luxury goods in the British capital rather than other European cities. Burberry said it saw shoppers travel from all around the globe. Burberry, which is advertised by actress Lily James, notched up a 3% increase in sales at stores open for more than a year, ahead of a 2% rise analysts had forecasted.

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RBI Governor to appear before parliamentary panel today

It is also learnt that Manmohan Singh, one of the members who had described demonetisation as monumental management failure, too raised questions on the issue. Reports claim that Patel told the parliamentary panel that almost Rs 9.2 lakh crore, in the form of new notes, has been injected into the system by RBI.

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Betsy DeVos' backers send letter to confirmation hearing leader

On the issue of sexual assault on campuses, she said it would be "premature" of her to commit to upholding the previous administration's Title IX guidance. Betsy DeVos and her family have always been proponents of expanding school choice , including charter schools . DeVos has used her fortune to boost nonprofits and charities like the Dick and Betsy DeVos Family Foundation, Kids Hope USA and Foundation for Excellence in Education.

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Premier Foods Lowers Outlook Again as Price Negotiations Drag

The Mr Kipling, Bird's and Ambrosia brand owner has been trying to raise prices to offset the impact of the weak pound on raw materials such as sugar and palm oil but has met resistance from supermarkets. Premier said: "We are working collaboratively with customers to agree these changes and are confident that appropriate settlements will be reached, although this is taking longer than originally foreseen".

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First Smartwatches Powered By Android Wear 2.0

Now, a new report claims these will be the LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style, and launch on February 9 - the recently confirmed launch date of Android Wear 2.0. The smartwatch also features a heart rate sensor, an IP68 ingress rating, and multiple connectivity options such as Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, LTE and 3G data, and Global Positioning System.

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Seasonal favourites boost Greggs' sales

UK-based high street baker Greggs has seen its like-for-like sales grow 6.4% in the final three months of its financial year, with sales up 4.2% for the full year. Revealing a sandwich and confectionery delivery service, piloted in the North-East, will now target offices workers in London and Manchester, he confirmed it will be amplified by further store openings across the United Kingdom, particularly Northern Ireland.

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Deutsche Bank Agrees to Pay $7.2 Billion for Misleading US Investors

The bank agreed to pay $7.2 billion and admitted to misleading investors, according to the Justice Department. These securities turned out to be worthless, and investors were left in the cold once their value was revealed. The DOJ said that an independent monitor will be tasked with overseeing the consumer relief portion of the settlement. The bank announced it had reached an agreement with the DOJ in December, Reuters said.

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Nintendo Switch Game Line Up

Moving on to new information, while Nintendo held off on SoC information, they have published some new information on the console as a whole. Let us know in the comments! It gives us hope that Nintendo really has created something new and different.

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Cameco Corporation (NYSE:CCJ)

Tocqueville Asset Management L.P. increased its stake in Cameco Corporation by 0.4% in the second quarter. The Company now has Insider ownership of 0.2 Percent and Institutional Ownership of 70.1 Percent. While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.38. Equities analysts expect that Cameco Corporation will post $0.65 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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ATM withdrawal limit hike 'eyewash', says Mamata Banerjee

This hike will be applicable to overdraft and cash credit accounts, the RBI said. Explaining the logic behind this rationale, one private banker said, "Those free transactions were decided during a different era, but things have changed now and we need to change with that".


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