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AmTrust Financial Services Inc

The firm has a market capitalization of $4.69 billion, a PE ratio of 11.89 and a beta of 1.02. AmTrust Financial Services had a return on equity of 19.81% and a net margin of 8.39%. These holdings make up 42.78% of the company's outstanding shares. Victory Capital Management Inc. increased its stake in AmTrust Financial Services by 5,599.4% in the third quarter.

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MediaTek Helio X30 officially launched at MWC

However, that has changed now. As per the given infromation, the MediaTek Helio X30 will sporta a PowerVR Series 7XT Plus GPU at a frequency of 800MHz. The SoC accommodates displays up to 2560x1600 in resolution, up to 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM, and eMMC 5.1 or UFS 2.1 flash memory. Alongside, MediaTek also announced CorePilot 4.0 alongside, and will make it available with the Helio X30 .

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Ofcom rules that BT will have to start charging its customers less

The telco's shares have lost almost a third of their value over the past year, and are down by some 10 percent in the year-to-date. It said that many customers who are elderly or vulnerable were not getting their money's worth. Sharon White, CEO of Ofcom, commented : "Line rental has been going up, even as providers' costs come down". She said most people on bundled packages - which include landline, broadband and/or pay TV - can shop around for better deals.

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India's Tata settles $1bn dispute with Japan's NTT Docomo

Tata Sons and NTT Docomo have finally reached a common ground over their two year old dispute with the Indian conglomerate agreeing to pay Japanese telecom company about $1.17 billion in connection with the termination of a joint venture in India.

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PNP chief wants to return to war vs. illegal drugs

In the interview with reporters, Duterte did not indicate whether he will allow the police to resume the war on drugs, saying the police force needs to take in more competent and honest policemen and rid itself of bad eggs. MANILA Thirteen people facing drug charges escaped from a police detention facility in the Philippines on Sunday after sawing through iron bars, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) said.

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Dow equals 30-year record run

In Asia, share markets were mostly higher in morning session on Tuesday, tracking USA gains, as investors await a key speech from Trump. "The theme for today is going to be the waiting game", said JJ Kinahan, chief market strategist at TD Ameritrade.

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Bank strike results a delay in cash and cheque transactions

Among the demand made by bank employees, include compensation of employees and officers for extra hours of work put by them after demonetisation in November and early initiation of the process of next wage revision of bank employees. CH Venkatachalam said that the shutdown of banks comes after all attempts to find a solution to the demands raised by the Bank unions yielded no results.

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White House blocks news organizations from press briefing

The Associated Press and Time chose not to participate out of solidarity, while other outlets whose reporters did sit in, such as the Wall Street Journal and McClatchy, later condemned it. The White House Correspondents Association has already announced plans to respond to Friday's antics. Shortly after the U.S. president gave a speech attacking the media as the "enemy of the people", his press secretary Sean Spicer restricted multiple media organisations from entering the daily ...

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Make a note of Analyst's Recommendations: Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

The company's stock has climbed 6.39 percent in the past five year. A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 24th. The stock showed weekly upbeat performance of 3.84%, which maintained for the month at 8.89%.

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LCD Soundsystem to Headline Pitchfork Music Festival 2017

In true form, Pitchfork Music Festival will offer a special collaboration with Saint Heron, the innovative label and arts platform founded by Solange Knowles. Stay tuned for addition lineup announcements in the coming weeks-if the headliners are this good, the undercard should be just as great. Until March 1, Pitchfork is also offering a layaway plan that allows attendees to pay for a three-day pass in three installments.

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Momentum Stocks Enbridge Inc (USA) (NYSE:ENB), Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC)

The stock's 50 day moving average is $42.92 and its 200 day moving average is $42.68. Lebenthal Asset Management LLC now owns 116,486 shares of the company's stock valued at $3,017,000 after buying an additional 7,994 shares in the last quarter.

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Wild forwards diagnosed with mumps

Both will miss Monday's game against the Los Angeles Kings and likely tomorrow's tilt in Winnipeg with the Jets. Members of the organization that have symptoms are being tested immediately and placed in isolation for a five-day period, the team said .

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Durable Goods Orders Rise in January on Transportation Equipment

Excluding a sharp increase in orders for transportation equipment, durable goods orders edged down by 0.2 percent in January following a revised 0.9 percent advance in December. Orders for U.S. civilian and defense aircraft and parts - big-ticket items that are subject to big swings - rose 69.9 percent and 59.9 percent respectively.

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Housebuilder Persimmon records 23% profit surge

Underlying profits grew by 23 per cent to reach £783 million a year ago, the company has announced. The company delivered 15,171 newly built homes to customers across the United Kingdom, an increase of 599 on 2015, and the average selling price of £206,765 was 3.8% higher (2015: £199,127).

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Sensex, Nifty trade flat; RIL jumps 5.7%

On the other hand, Axis Bank (2.78%), Mahindra & Mahindra (1.57%), Cipla (1.37%), Bharti Airtel (1.35%), Dr Reddy'S Laboratories (1.20%), and NTPC (0.91%) were the major losers in the Sensex. The wider 51-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) edged down by 42.80 points or 0.48 per cent to 8,896.70 points. Midcap and smallcap stocks also exhibited resilience today.

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Analyst's Reviews on Rating under Consideration: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (NYSE:HPE)

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $23.53. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE:HPE) stock ended Friday session in the red zone in a volatile trading. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website . Also, SVP Jeff T.

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Warren Buffett sticks to business, avoids politics in letter to shareholders

Billionaire Warren Buffett says it's unlikely that Berkshire Hathaway will raise its stakes in American Airlines , Southwest Airlines and two other major carriers above 10 percent. Buffett steered clear of any direct mention of Trump, who took office on 20 January. The big push for Apple may be surprising to many, as Buffett is also known for avoiding tech companies because he admits he doesn't understand a lot of the industry.

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ONGC likely to take control of HPCL to create oil sector behemoth

ONGC is now trading at Rs 197, up slightly from its previous closing price. ONGC came out with a bonus issue in December 2016, giving 1 share for every 2 shares held by its shareholders. The government will transfer its majority shareholding of 51.11% in HPCL to ONGC. The aim of the merger is not the creation of an oil giant, rather the government's strategy is to create a company with operations from exploration to refining and retail, the report quoted officials as saying.

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Investor's Watch List: Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY)

Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY): On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ:INCY) which led to swings in the share price. Huber sold 11,739 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, January 9th. The company maintains price to book ratio of 7.78 vs.an industry average at 1.82.

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The The Priceline Group Inc

The Priceline Group reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Monday, helped by a surge in hotel reservations made through the online travel company's websites. RBC Capital Markets analyst Mark Mahaney last week issued a research note on Priceline that maintained an outperform rating and price target of 1,850.

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Former NSW premier Mike Baird's new job revealed

In an announcement NAB said it had also appointed Sharon Cook as its chief legal and commercial counsel, and Patrick Wright as chief technology and operations officer. We have made progress, our customers are noticing the positive changes, and our staff engagement score is the highest it has ever been, but we need to do better.

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Comprehensive Stock Analysis of: Lloyds Banking Group plc (NYSE:LYG)

J P Morgan Chase & Co restated a buy rating on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a research report on Thursday, January 26th. (The) reaffirmed a neutral rating and set a GBX 155 ($1.93) price target on shares of South32 in a research note on Friday, November 4th.

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US Pending Home Sales Unexpectedly Drop To Lowest In A Year

And a close look at the numbers supports the NAR's assessment that their pending sales series is a leading index. The supply of homes for sale, however, is still down dramatically compared to a year ago, and demand for homes is rising as employment improves.

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Sachin Tendulkar backs Indian team despite humiliating loss to Australia

And the Australian skipper used the opportunity to take a subtle dig at those who wrote them off prior to the series. Cheteshwar Pujara was dismissed for six, while India captain and batting mainstay Virat Kohli was despatched for a two-ball duck on a wicket favouring both pace and spin.

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Takata pleads guilty in airbag debacle, will pay $1 billion fine

The auto supplier is expected to plead guilty to wire fraud in Detroit, and it will pay $1 billion in criminal penalties related to the sales of its defective airbag inflators. Takata inflators can explode with too much force, spewing shrapnel into drivers and passengers. As a result, it is confirmed that Takata will pay $1 billion as a fine, of which $850 million will go to automakers affected by the recalls, another $125 million will go toward victims affected by the defect, as well as ...

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The HP Inc. (HPQ) Announces Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.01 EPS

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on the company. Argus reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $15.15 price target (down previously from $19.00) on shares of HP in a research note on Wednesday, November 30th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, March 8th will be paid a $0.1327 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 12th. This represents a $0.53 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.01%.

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Uber executive quits for not disclosing prior sexual harassment allegation: Recode

Apparently, he didn't disclose this past tumult to Uber when he was hired . On Sunday, former Uber engineer Susan Fowler rocked the company with a lengthy blog post detailing sexual harassment and misconduct at the company. "But having spent hours with Travis and many others at the company, I can confidently say Uber fits the bill". Following his resignation from Google, Singhal was hired by Uber to serve as vice president of engineering.

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Arkansas Senate: Voter ID, concealed carry legislation in Senate

Over the next couple of weeks, Senate Bills will make their way out of House committees and onto the House floor for discussion, while the Senate reviews bills that passed through the House. House Bill 112 would protect landlords from liability if a tenant's dog bites someone. HB 385 will now go to the full House for consideration. House Bill 180 would allow children removed from their homes by the state to be placed with a close family friend, such as a neighbor or babysitter, even if ...

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The BMW Car 2Pac Was Shot In Is Up for Auction

The auto was originally owned by Death Row Records co-founder Suge Knight, whom Shakur was riding with when the late star was shot during a drive-by shooting in Las Vegas on September 7, 1996. Arguably one of the most infamous cars in crime history is now up for auction. The auto - which has 90,000 miles on the clock - was initially impounded by Las Vegas Police Department after the killing, before being auctioned off and changing hands a number of times.

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Nokia 3310 reboot: Top 5 things you need to know

Nokia's strategy is to use consumer fondness for its beloved older device to increase awareness for its first release of Android phones: The Nokia 6, 5 and 3. The 3310's brand owner, HMD, will handle both marketing and the roll out of the device. The new Nokia 3310 is smaller, sleeker and reportedly has 22 hours of talk time with a one month battery life on standby.

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Buffett's $1 trln target for Apple is in sight

Ted Seides, co-manager of Protégé Partners, stepped up to the plate against Mr. Buffett. In his annual letter to shareholders , CEO Warren Buffett condemned the hedge fund community, briefly touch on a political hot topic and once again questioned the motives behind large companies engaging in share repurchases.

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Hungary starts work on second border fence

The government says the second fence is needed because it expects a surge of migrants to reach its borders this year. Orban's chief of staff Janos Lazar last week said the government had set aside Dollars 130 million for the fence "and containment camps to hold migrants".

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La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company (LJPC) Stock Skyrockets on Hypotension Study Results

Following the news, La Jolla Pharmaceutical's stock price spiked 81%, trading at $36.15 per share, up $16.28, on Monday afternoon. La Jolla Pharmaceutical Company's ATHOS-3 Phase 3 study of LJPC-501 included a total of 344 patients form across nine countries.

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Warren Buffett invests heavily in Apple

At the end of December 31, Berkshire had held 61.2 million shares for a total of $6.75-billion, according to regulatory filings. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway released its closely-watched annual letter on Saturday, in which the Oracle of Omaha told investors that the holding company's investment gains would continue to be "substantial" in the coming years and the USA economy would continue its "miraculous" boom.

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Trump's Budget Won't Touch Entitlement Programs, Mnuchin Says

The budget outline will be the first move in a campaign this week to reset the narrative of Mr. Trump's turmoil-tossed White House. Trump is expected to reveal details Tuesday night in a televised speech to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill, the first of its kind since he was sworn in last month.


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