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United Kingdom prepared to pay 40bn-euro Brexit bill

Whitehall is a district in London where Britain's civil servants and ministers are based. The EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier, has declined to publicly name a sum for Britain's divorce bill, which includes its share of EU spending projects already agreed, as well as pension contributions of staff, among other expenses.

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GST Council to discuss e-Way Bill, anti-profiteering body

It will not be applicable for exempted goods. In the previous VAT regime, work contracts were taxed at 5 per cent. The GST law also has an anti-profiteering provision meant to ensure that businesses pass on the benefit of lower tax incidence and availability of input tax credit to the consumers.

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Liberum Capital Reaffirms "Hold" Rating for Glencore PLC (LON:GLEN)

They now have a GBX 785.00 target price on Just Eat (LON:JE). The stock's 50 day moving average is GBX 297.82 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 254.33. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. Therefore 45% are positive.

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Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NASDAQ:SRC) To Release Earnings

A number of other institutional investors have also recently modified their holdings of SRC. The real estate investment trust reported $0.20 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.02. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.63%. 08/09/2016 - Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Wunderlich.

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Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) To Report Earnings

The hedge fund held 36,500 stocks of the information technology service provider's shares after unloading 900 shares through out the quarter. CENTRAL TRUST Co now owns 6,368 shares of the information technology service provider's stock valued at $379,000 after buying an additional 770 shares in the last quarter.

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OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. (NASDAQ:OB) To Release Earnings

The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . XL Group Ltd . Several research firms have weighed in on XL. As of the end of the quarter Kbc Group Nv had sold 75 shares trimming its holdings by 48.4%. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of White Mountains Insurance Group from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday, April 19th.

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Nissan assembly plant workers to decide whether to unionize in Mississippi

The workers are organizing in Canton, one of only three nonunion Nissan plants worldwide. A complaint by the NLRB yesterday accused Nissan of threatening employees with termination because of union activities, and threatening to close the plant if workers voted to unionise, charges Nissan vehemently denied.

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Body scans and biometric checks proposed in airport security plan

A commander in Islamic State ordered a group of Australian men to build a bomb destined for an Etihad Airways flight departing from Sydney , police have said. However, that attempt was aborted and a second plan was then hatched to create a "chemical dispersion device". Australian police prevented an attack that could have taken down an Etihad Airways flight from Sydney Airport to Abu Dhabi scheduled for July 15.

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Unemployment rate in Manitoba lowest in the country

The 13,400 new jobs created during the July-to-July period included 11,800 full-time ones. That's it's lowest level since October 2014, it added. The data also showed another 2,900 new workers entered the provincial labour force in July, boosting the total number of Manitobans either employed or actively looking for work to 683,500.

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International Trade Balance Narrowed in June

The goods deficit decreased $2.1 billion to $65.3 billion, while the services surplus grew $0.6 billion to $21.6 billion. The government reported last Friday that trade contributed nearly two-tenths of a percentage point to the economy's 2.6 per cent annualised growth pace in the second quarter.

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European shares rally, sterling hits 11-month peak as BoE decision looms

But the bank also said that a response to above-target inflation and domestic price pressures will be needed. "The UK economy is faltering and consumer purses are under pressure, so it's no surprise the Bank of England has decided not to upset the apple cart by raising interest rates", Laith Khalaf, senior analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown , said.

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Markets Right Now: Apple gain sends Dow Jones above 22000

The Dow industrials DJIA, +0.19% on Tuesday closed just 36 points shy of that big round number, finishing at 21,963.92 . The Dow is a price-weighted index, meaning that companies with higher share prices - not market capitalization - have an outsized influence on its level.

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Unemployment dips to lowest rate since 2008

The unemployment rate for all Americans declined from 4.4 percent in June to 4.3 percent in July, which is the lowest level seen in 16 years. In its latest monthly Labour Force Survey report, the federal agency said Manitoba's jobless rate fell to 5.0 per cent from 5.3 per cent in June.

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Mediclinic International PLC (MDC) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages

In general, if the reading goes above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. The rating was downgraded by Standpoint Research to "Reduce" on Thursday, June 1. Credit Suisse maintained the shares of CTEC in report on Tuesday, December 6 with "Neutral" rating. Jefferies maintained the shares of ESNT in report on Friday, August 26 with "Buy" rating.

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Applied Optoelectronics, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAOI) Shares Gap Up Following Earnings Beat

The firm has a market cap of $1.36 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 25.26 and a beta of 2.98. About 1,210 shares traded. ( NASDAQ AAOI ) traded down 5.72% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $93.91. Wall Street Assocs reported 51,812 shares or 0.8% of all its holdings. Over the previous year Company's shares have been trading in the range of $11.67 and $103.41.

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Blue Apron Layoffs: Meal Delivery Company to Cut 1270 Jobs

Employees have reportedly been given the choice to relocate to Linden, New Jersey as part of the shift. While Blue Apron had initially said that it would likely sell shares to the public in the range of $15 to $17, shares hit the market at the dramatically reduced price of $10 in the wake of Amazon's news.

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Rockwell Collins stock jumps on report of deal from United Technologies

NEXT Financial Group Inc raised its stake in Rockwell Collins by 35.7% in the second quarter. Insiders have acquired a total of 18,000 shares of company stock valued at $1,480 in the last three months. Rockwell Automation's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 49.03%. $273,500 worth of Rockwell Collins, Inc. The original version of this story can be accessed at ...

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Digital Realty Trust (DLR) Earning Positive News Coverage, Study Finds

Ebay Inc. now has $38.12B valuation. 10,000 shares were bought by Eisenstat Abraham , worth $50,800. 459.06 million shares or 0.50% less from 461.37 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. Grt Prns Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 23,161 shares. Seatown Hldg Pte Ltd invested in 2.43% or 300,000 shares. Lazard Asset Management Llc increased Federal Realty (FRT) stake by 43.25% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.

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Nabors Industries Ltd. (NYSE:NBR) Declares $0.06 Quarterly Dividend

Currently, EPS of Nabors Industries Ltd . ( NBR ) is -0.38 while the analysts predicted the EPS of the stock to be -0.35 suggesting the company fell short of the analysts' expectations. In other Nabors Industries news, CFO William J. Restrepo bought 22,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 30th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of $8.25 per share, for a total transaction of $181,500.00.

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Trump Blames Congress for 'All-Time' Poor Relations With Russia

Dealt a striking congressional rebuke, Donald Trump grudgingly signed what he called a "seriously flawed" package of sanctions against Russian Federation on Wednesday, bowing for the moment to resistance from both parties to his push for warmer ties with Moscow.

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Barrick Gold Corporation (ABX) Shares Sold by US Bancorp DE

Cidel Asset Management Inc. now owns 3,318,838 shares of the basic materials company's stock worth $8,794,000 after buying an additional 74,300 shares during the period. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be paid a $0.03 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, August 29th. It has a dividend yield of 0.70%.

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LCS asks community to donate school supplies to "Stuff the Bus"

The Stuff the Bus program provides children in need with new school supplies to assist them with their studies and keep them on the road to success. You can come out to donate on Friday from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m., on Saturday from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., and on Sunday from 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. She helps coordinate the event and make it possible.

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Things That Travel as Fast as Hyperloop One's First Test Run

Now CNET understands that Musk has changed his tune: Unsatisfied with the progress of those startups, he now plans to build an entire hyperloop between NY and Washington, D.C. Hyperloop One, the company says , will be "automated by the most advanced systems in the world, allowing a safe and efficient journey that's never delayed or overbooked".

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Bell, Telus phone service down in parts of Atlantic region

Telus, which shares cell towers with Bell and is also affected, says a cut cable has been identified as the "root cause" of the outages, which started shortly before 11 a.m. Atlantic time. Bell brought services back online by rerouting traffic through other networks. Fire halls became radio and telephone communications hubs that reached out to other fire halls and emergency services.

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Jarislowsky Fraser Ltd Sells 658 Shares of The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC)

Crestwood Advisors Group LLC bought a new stake in shares of The Kraft Heinz during the first quarter worth about $109,000. Outside its established markets, Kraft Heinz sales rose 1.6% to $851 million. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 18th will be given a dividend of $0.625 per share. Jennison Associates LLC says it decreased its ownership in The Kraft Heinz Company stock by 27.5% in the quarter ending 06/30/2017.

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'Despacito' becomes most-watched YouTube video ever on track to 3B views

The triumph of Puerto Rican singer Luis Fonsi's song crushed a short reign for " See You Again ", which only clawed into the number one spot last month topping the extraordinary four-and-a-half-year run of Korean artist Psy's " Gangnam Style ".

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Tokyo's 80-year-old fish market catches fire

Media reports said it spread to four buildings covering an area of some 200 square metres. Efforts to bring the fire under control continued late Thursday. On Friday morning, the fire department and local police started to investigate the extent of the damage and the cause of the fire. Its planned relocation to the nearby Toyosu area has been delayed by pollution concerns at the new site.

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3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD)

The company reported the earnings of $0.06/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.11/share. Susquehanna Bancshares Inc's price objective would indicate a potential downside of 5.33% from the company's current price.

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Wells Fargo Warns of 'Significant' Increase in Scope of Account Scandal

The Raffles Associates Lp holds 132,900 shares with $7.32M value, down from 155,900 last quarter. Delphi Private Advisors LLC now owns 2,017 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $100,000 after buying an additional 1,461 shares during the period.

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Americans paid $15 billion in overdraft fees previous year, CFPB says

For those unfamiliar, an overdraft occurs when consumers lack the funds in their account to cover a transaction, but the bank pays anyway. As only 57% of those who overdrafted between 10 and 20 times a year had a credit card, these consumers used their debit cards much more frequently.

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New auto sales in the United Kingdom decline for the fourth consecutive month

New vehicle registrations fell 9.3% in July from a year earlier, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT ). The figures, published by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), show AFVs took a record 5.5% market share.

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Volkswagen Exec Pleads Guilty in US Emissions Cheating Case

The government said diesel cars that Volkswagen claimed were clean were, in fact, releasing 40 times more nitrogen oxide emissions than is allowed by law. He remains jailed and is scheduled to be sentenced December 6. "Schmidt, along with each and every official involved in this emissions scandal, will be held fully accountable for their actions by the Department of Justice as this investigation continues".

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'Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli convicted of securities fraud, conspiracy

The notorious ex-pharmaceutical CEO was originally charged with eight counts of securities and wire fraud, stemming from what federal prosecutors describes as a Ponzi-like scheme. "It's time ... for Martin Shkreli to be held responsible for his choices". Other times he looked bored, staring into space and playing with his hair.

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(NYSE:YELP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

Rob Sanderson of MKM Partners raises his rating on the stock to Buy from Neutral, and sets a $48 price target. Yelp Inc . (NYSE: YELP)'s stock had its "equal weight" rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays PLC in a research report issued on Friday.

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Activision Blizzard Announces 23% Advance In Q2 Profit

Egerton Capital UK LLP now owns 12,219,008 shares of the company's stock valued at $609,240,000 after buying an additional 8,467,902 shares in the last quarter. First City Cap Management reported 0.21% in Activision Blizzard, Inc . Among 24 analysts covering Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI ), 21 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold.


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