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Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD), Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD), Groupon Inc (NASDAQ:GRPN)

Groupon Inc (NASDAQ: GRPN ) shares moved to $3.42 after opening the day at $3.50, on Friday. Rite Aid Corporation (RAD) has been given an average price target of $6.6 from analysts, according to d...

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Easyjet plunges to £236m loss

The restructuring will cost an estimated £10 million over three years and £3 million of that is expected to be booked this year. EasyJet has ordered Airbus aircraft with a list price of US$3.8 billi...

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Greek seamen and journalists go on strike

Without the new measures, Greece would face the prospect of not getting the rescue money it needs to avoid potential bankruptcy this summer when it faces a big debt-repayment spike. A 24-hour general ...

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Oil prices build on gains on expectation of extended crude supply cut

Meeting on the sidelines of China's One Belt One Road conference in Beijing, energy ministers from the two countries said supply cuts should be prolonged for a further nine months, ie, until March 201...

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Running Windows? How to protect against the big ransomware attack

It remained unclear how many organizations had already lost control of their data to the malicious software - and researchers warned that copycat attacks could follow. The malware reportedly halted pr...

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Maine Secretary of State Tapped for Trump's Voter Fraud Commission

Maine Secretary of State Tapped for Trump's Voter Fraud Commission

Democratic National Committee Tom Perez, however, slammed new commission on election integrity, calling it "nothing but a Trump-sponsored propaganda factory for justifying the GOP's broader voter supp...

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Rich lister on buying homes: 'Stop buying $4 coffees'

Rich lister on buying homes: 'Stop buying $4 coffees'

Tim Gurner , a man who definitely, definitely goes on holiday to Dubai twice a year and had Lamborghini posters in his bedroom until he was 27, says that millennials need to put down the flat whites a...

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Amazon Sprints Ahead In The Voice-Enabled Speaker Market

Amazon has dominated the category of connected speakers since 2014 when it introduced its first Echo , which responds to voice commands and allows users to order goods or rides and control connected...

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Home Depot Earnings, Sales Top Views

Other hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. CT Financial Advisors LLC now owns 758 shares of the home improvement retailer's stock valued at $111,000 after bu...

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Education Secretary DeVos booed at historic black college during commencement speech

Education Secretary DeVos booed at historic black college during commencement speech

Many at the historically black Bethune-Cookman University simply turned their backs on her. The HBCUs, protesters said, were "born not out of mere choice, but out of necessity, in the face of raci...

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Confirmation of output cut extension lifts oil

Brent futures - the global benchmark - now sit up 1.67% at $51.69 per barrel, extending the recovery from the low of $46.64 per barrel struck on May 5 to 10.8%. Oil halted gains near $48/bbl after USA...

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Oil price rise helps FTSE 100 climb to new record high

Oil price rise helps FTSE 100 climb to new record high

A victory for German Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives in a key state election Sunday and moves by Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia to extend oil output cuts are expected to shift markets in...

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Roemer Sells 3737 Shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Co. (COG) Stock

Shares of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE:BK) are on a recovery track as they have regained 33.21% since bottoming out at $35.72 on Jun. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a...

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BHP Billiton Limited (BHP) Receives $36.70 Consensus PT from Analysts

Elliott, founded by billionaire Paul Singer , has been pushing for BHP to collapse its dual-listed structure, spin off its US oil and gas assets, and boost returns to shareholders since tabling its...

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Snapchat's Growth Falls In Facebook's Shadow As Social Giant Mimics Features

Snapchat's Growth Falls In Facebook's Shadow As Social Giant Mimics Features

Snapchat's parent company Snap Inc has reported a net loss of more than $US2.2 billion ($A3 billion) in the company's first earnings report , amid stiff competition from copycat messaging apps. S...

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Oil rises as countries join OPEC cuts, United States inventory falls

Crude oil prices drifted lower on Tuesday as investors continued to express concerns over slowing demand and the rise in US crude output. Crude inventories fell by 5.2 million barrels in the week to...

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Vodafone loss widens to €6.1bn but forecasts stronger growth

Vodafone loss widens to €6.1bn but forecasts stronger growth

Vodafone raised its final dividend a share by 2% to 10.03 cents, up 2%, giving total dividends per share of 14.77 cents. Vittorio Colao, Vodafone's CEO, says he expects the company to generate fr...

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Indonesian IT Ministry issues steps for protection against WannaCry ransomware

Indonesian IT Ministry issues steps for protection against WannaCry ransomware

However, the vulnerability was still present in many devices, whether it was because they disabled automatic security updates or because the devices relied on unsupported Windows products. Computers...

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Rhythmone (LON:RTHM) Receives Buy Rating From Numis Securities Analysts

Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) had its target price upped by stock analysts at Peel Hunt from GBX 1,050 ($13.56) to GBX 1,120 ($14.46) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, April 5th. WPG's pro...

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White House denies report Trump shared intel with Russia

White House denies report Trump shared intel with Russia

It was during that meeting that Trump went off script , the sources said. After the news broke of Comey's ouster, Graham said he supported the move. Officials told CNN that the ban came about fol...

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N. Korea Suspected in WannaCry Attacks

Specially, no U.S. federal systems are affected, he said. Symantec and Kaspersky Lab said on Monday some code in an earlier version of the WannaCry software had also appeared in programs used by the...

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United Kingdom consumer inflation rises to 3 ½-year high of 2.7 percent

Compared to a year ago, consumer prices inflated 2.7%, leaping up from 2.3% the month before and ahead of the 2.6% consensus forecast - but in line with the Bank of England's forecast from last week. ...

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Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn get personal over defence on election trail

The UK has been participating in airstrikes against ISIS targets in Syria since 2015. The Labour leader said he would honor Britain's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation commitment to spend 2 perce...

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April trade deficit widens to $13.25 bn as imports rise 49%

April trade deficit widens to $13.25 bn as imports rise 49%

Shipment of gems and jewellery is likely to grow to $42 billion in the current fiscal because of higher demand from West and Southeast Asian markets. Indias services export grew 3.4 per cent to Unit...

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April OPEC Oil Output Fell, But Saudi Arabia's Production Rose

Prices surged after that deal, but have come under pressure in recent weeks as USA production has climbed, undermining OPEC-led efforts to balance supply with demand. But oil slumped in recent weeks a...

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Oil prices rise as Saudi and Russia agree to prolong output curbs

Futures added as much as 1.8 percent in NY to $48.70, on course for its highest close since May 1. Oil prices rose on Tuesday, extending gains after a joint announcement by top producers Saudi Arab...

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Europol director calls on 'all sectors' to take cyber security threat seriously

The head of the pan-European Union policing agency says that few had given in to the demands for payment to unblock files so far, but warns that the situation was escalating. "We have been concerned f...

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Crude Futures Settle Nearly 5% Lower; Gains From OPEC-Led Deal Erased

Crude Futures Settle Nearly 5% Lower; Gains From OPEC-Led Deal Erased

Supply is still outpacing demand, with United States oil production alone up by 10% since summer 2016. But the market is getting a bit "jittery" as countries decide whether to extend those cuts, he ...

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Waymo vs Uber- Court orders latter to return "pilfered" files

The judge ruled that although it's hard to imagine that Levandowski "plundered Waymo's vault the way he did" with no intent to use the material, Waymo still fell short of showing that the trade secret...

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Western Digital seeks arbitration on Toshiba chips unit sale

Western Digital seeks arbitration on Toshiba chips unit sale

Toshiba has been trying to sell its computer-chip business to shore up its finances, but has become embroiled in a dispute with United States joint venture partner Western Digital , which is deman...

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