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Cobham plc (COB) PT Raised to GBX 138 at Berenberg Bank

Historically, if we look at price target revisions, three weeks ago Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ:VOD)'s price target was revised on 2/2/17 by the analysts, however the bullish price estimates of the stock set at $29.47 while the bearish estimates kept at $29.47 over the next one year.

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Keystone XL pipeline approved

President Donald Trump's administration said Friday it has given final approval for TransCanada to build the Keystone XL oil pipeline, a project his predecessor Barack Obama had blocked over environmental concerns. "The Canadian oil and natural gas industry has been facing challenges to maintain competiveness at home and overseas, but pipeline approvals such as the KXL approval today, advance opportunities to make Canada an attractive place for investment", said CAPP spokesperson Chelsie ...

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Trudeau Government Delivers Federal Budget

Each year, finance folk eagerly await the federal budget , which covers everything from tax policy to new spending initiatives. It turns out that his 2016 outing was more obviously a grand gesture. In 2018-19, the investment will be at $141 million, and slowly ramp up to $707 million by 2024-25. Economic growth is meaningless if it's enjoyed only by a lucky few.

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Ford F-Series Pickups Gained Market Share in March

Westpac Banking holds 0% or 277,400 shares in its portfolio. Major U.S. automakers on Monday posted sales figures for March that came in below market expectations and heightened concerns the country's boom in vehicle sales may be losing steam, sending shares in auto companies down.

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Bill & Hillary Clinton pay tribute to late 'friend' David Rockefeller

Rockefeller's brother, who died in 1922. When David Rockefeller was born more than a century ago, his family name conjured up the worst ruthlessness and commercial depravity of the Gilded Age, a reputation forged by the practices of his grandfather, John D.

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Manufacturing Growth Eases Slightly in March, ISM Says

The manufacturing PMI data shows business conditions in the U.S. manufacturing sector It is a significant indicator of the overall economic condition in US. Construction spending was boosted by outlays on private residential construction, which surged 1.8 percent to the highest level since July 2007. The index gave back ground after climbing to its highest level since reaching 57.9 in August of 2014 in the previous month.

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Oil stable on falling Libyan output, but bloated United States market still weighs

US crude West Texas Intermediate (WTI) futures ended up $1.14 cents, or 2.4 percent, at $49.51 a barrel after peaking on the data at $49.54, also the highest since March 16. Oil prices reversed earlier losses on Thursday, reaching a fresh three-week high amid speculation that OPEC will extend its production-cut deal beyond June.

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Donald Trump signs executive orders on trade to 'defend USA industry'

Trump appears to gesture that he wants the orders to be brought to him so Pence then goes to the desk and picks up the orders so the commander in chief can sign them in another room. access to those markets. Trump made improving USA trade policy a key focal point of his presidential campaign , and the issue is seen as one of the main reasons he was able to win states such as Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Wisconsin.

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Toshiba CEO says chips stake sale will likely avert negative shareholder equity

The Japanese company warned that it will likely book charges of ¥712.5 billion from the failed business, which filed for bankruptcy in NY on Wednesday. But Nuclear Regulatory Commission files say that the Lake Charles plant was shipping faulty modules, forcing Westinghouse to reweld them at the reactor sites.

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FDA recalling certain EpiPens due to defective parts

As with the recent recall outside the USA, these EpiPens may have a defective part that could mean that the autoinjectors will not activate. While the number of reported failures is small, EpiPen products that potentially contain a defective part are being recalled because of the potential for life-threatening risk if a severe allergic reaction goes untreated.

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Amazon Cash lets you trade your paper bills for online credit

Now the service allows a user to add between $15 to $500 in a single Amazon Cash transaction, and according to the company, has a daily cap which varies from retailer to retailer. Up to this point, cash customers were resigned to purchasing Amazon gift cards in amounts like $25 and $50 to make purchases at the online retailer. It's safe to say that Amazon's most direct competitors (Best Buy, for example) aren't about to cooperate.

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Westinghouse Files For Chapter 11, Says Employees Will Be Okay

The runaway costs from the half-finished reactors threatened the viability of the Japanese parent company. Yoshihide Suga, the government's chief spokesman, told a regular news briefing he was aware that Pittsburgh-based Westinghouse plans a bankruptcy filing.

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As Regime Crumbles, Donald Trump Stabs Desperate Finger at Clinton Debate Questions

President Trump on Monday went after his former Democratic rival, Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonTrump: Did Clinton 'ever apologize for receiving the answers to the debate?' Juan Williams: Trump's risk of impeachment rises Week ahead: House eyes more help for coal country MORE, questioning whether she ever said she was sorry for getting "answers" ahead of a primary debate.

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Federal budget lays out plans for future-proof workforce

After that date, any transit pass purchased won't be eligible to submit to the Canada Revenue Agency next spring. In an afternoon press conference, Finance Minister Bill Morneau expressed enthusiasm for the new addition. The Liberals have added a "Gender Statement Chapter", which often reads like budget-splaining a story already known with statistics anyone could find: Canadian women are highly educated, overrepresented in low-paying, part-time jobs, struggling with pricey daycare and ...

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Lavalin Is in Talks to Buy WS Atkins for $2.6 Billion

Buying Atkins would strengthen SNC's foothold in Europe, which accounted for only 5.3 percent of the Canadian company's sales past year. WS Atkins signalled it was warm to the deal, saying it "would offer value to Atkins shareholders at a level that the board would be prepared to recommend".

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Venezuela: Defence Council opposes Supreme Court

Maduro had earlier said the court would review its controversial rulings, which prompted opposition calls for mass protest marches on Saturday in the volatile country stricken by an economic and political crisis. The court's power grab brought condemnations and concern from the United States, Organization of American States (OAS), European Union, United Nations and major Latin American nations.

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Ford Motor Company (F) Stake Increased by Tudor Investment Corp Et Al

Daiwa Securities Group Inc. increased its position in shares of Ford Motor Company by 16.5% in the third quarter. The number of shares now held by investors is 1.5 Billion. If you are accessing this report on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA & worldwide trademark & copyright laws.

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Easter egg hunts coming to mid-Michigan

Participants should bring a flashlight, as well as something to store all their eggs. Following this year's event, pictures with the Easter Bunny will be posted at www.hobokengrace.com/bunny. Children ages 10 and under can attend a free Easter egg hunt in Franklin Square. It begins at 11:30 a.m. and ends at 1p.m.at its New Bern campus located at 800 College Court.

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Paragon Group of Companies PLC (PAG) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

Panmure Gordon lifted their price objective on Paragon Group of Companies PLC from GBX 340 ($4.27) to GBX 355 ($4.46) and gave the company an underweight rating in a research note on Monday, January 30th. It has a 26.32 P/E ratio. The Company offers a range of grocery, tobacco, alcoholic products and other products. About shares traded. Xplore Technologies Corp.

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After US, Singapore steps up to reduce visas for Indian IT professionals

This comes in the backdrop of Indian companies asked to hire local talent in Singapore. We will keep you updated as we receive more information on Singapore's objections to Indian IT professionals. The key advantage of H-1B1 visa is that it allows Singaporean citizens to avoid the H-1B quota which often runs out quickly. The Indian government has now planned against expanding the scope of goods where import duties would be cut.

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SpaceX launches used rocket from Kennedy Space Center

The rocket launched from Florida's Kennedy Space Center at 6.37pm EST and approximately 32 minutes later deployed its telecommunications satellite into orbit. Not all the savings will be passed on to SpaceX customers, some of whom were awaiting the outcome of Thursday's flight before agreeing to fly on a used booster, Musk said.

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Truck, SUV sales keep rising as car sales continue to slide

Private Bank & Trust Co. now owns 39,216 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock worth $473,000 after buying an additional 1,240 shares during the period. If you are accessing this report on another domain, it was copied illegally and republished in violation of USA & global trademark & copyright laws. A number of equities research analysts recently commented on the stock.

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Should Trump take money back from 'sanctuary cities'?

Sessions said Monday that cities with sanctuary policies "make our nation less safe by putting risky criminals back on the street". Some leaders in MA sanctuary cities say their policies do not prohibit cooperation with federal immigration authorities.

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Trump says United States ready to act alone on North Korea

Asked how he would tackle North Korea , he said: "I'm not going to tell you". Mr Trump's national security aides have completed a review of U.S. options to try to curb North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes that includes economic and military measures but leans more towards sanctions and increased pressure on Beijing to rein in its neighbour, a United States official said.

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Oil up on Libya disruptions, but bloated United States market still weighs

Brent for May settlement, which expires Friday, slipped 38 cents to $52.58/bbl on the Europe exchange. Additionally, the WTI-Brent spread, which widened early in the month, narrowed to the tightest since March 3, after exports picked up last week, he said .

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Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc 9.4% Potential Upside Indicated by Jefferies International

According to the analyst this now indicates there is a potential increase of 25.96% from Arrow Global Group's current price of 363.62. Analysts await Toll Brothers Inc (NYSE:TOL) to report earnings on May, 23. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, March 30 by Shore Capital. It focuses on the United Kingdom, French and Irish building and construction markets with a presence in Italy and the Middle East, and sales to specific niches in the rest of the world.

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Uber Puts Its Self-Driving Cars Back On The Road After Crash

On Monday, March 27, 2017, Uber said it is resuming its self-driving vehicle program in Arizona and Pittsburgh after it was suspended following a crash over the weekend. John Simpson of the California-based advocacy group Consumer Watchdog said Ducey has abandoned his responsibility to protect the public by buying into the hype surrounding Uber .

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Train derails at NYC's Penn Station; no injuries reported

There has been a minor derailment involving a NJ TRANSIT train at Penn Station. Passengers on as many as four trains can not immediately exit their train because the cars are not in alignment. The NJ Transit train derailed on Track 9 around 9 a.m., officials said. Amtrak says passengers should expect delays due to the derailment. No serious injuries were reported in the March 24 incident.

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Ex-IRA leader Martin McGuinness' body carried home

Prime Minister Theresa May told parliament she could never condone the ex-IRA commander's violent past but she credited his "indispensable" role in moving the Republican movement away from violence. In 2015 Mr Hegarty's son Ryan said Mr McGuinness should be questioned in connection with the murder. Blair adds: "I will remember him therefore with huge gratitude for the part he played in the peace process and with genuine affection for the man I came to know and admire for his contribution to ...

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Oil prices slide on bulging U.S. crude inventories

Energy Information Administration said in its weekly report that crude oil inventories rose by 5.0 million barrels last week to an all-time high of 533.1 million. According to Goldman Sachs, the rising US shale production could lead to an oversupply by 2018 or 2019. Oil prices extended their streak of losses on Thursday, as traders focused on the persistent oversupply of crude in the global market that has weighed on prices in recent years.

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FCA proposes rules to address persistent credit card debt

Tougher rules to get millions of people out from being trapped under billions in long-term credit card debt have been proposed by the financial watchdog. As these customers are by far the most profitable for the credit card firms, the companies have "little incentive to intervene", it adds. "Credit cards can be a very effective product for consumers, but a significant minority of customers experience real difficulties", said Andrew Bailey, chief executive of the FCA.

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British government cuts stake in Lloyds Bank to below 2 percent

So will further sales of the remaining 1.97% holding - those 1.41 billion Lloyds shares left in the government's investment portfolio are now worth a little under £1 billion. The average volume of a stock suggests the liquidity of a particular company. The stock's market capitalization is 209.28M. EPS breaks down the profitability of the company on a single share basis.

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(SBUX) Shares Bought by Capital Guardian Trust Co

So Starbucks is trying to come up with a new way to help those customers. Integrated Investment Consultants LLC boosted its stake in Starbucks by 1.0% in the third quarter. The company had revenue of $5.70 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.85 billion. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.46 earnings per share.

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Official results confirm Serbia PM Vucic elected president

Based on almost half of the votes counted from a sample of polling stations, the Ipsos agency predicted that Vucic would win 55.8 percent of the votes, with opposition candidate Sasa Jankovic coming in second with about 15 percent. The mainstream media under Vucic's control have been demonizing most of the 10 opposition challengers running in the election , without giving them the opportunity to respond.

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BP sells Forties North Sea pipeline to Ineos

In a statement , Jim Ratcliffe said the North Sea continues to present new opportunities for his company. The deal has been criticised for giving Ineos - which already co-owns Scotland's only crude oil refinery at Grangemouth - too much control over the North Sea.


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