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$0.66 EPS Expected for First Financial Corp (THFF) This Quarter

$0.66 EPS Expected for First Financial Corp (THFF) This Quarter

Large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Raymond James Ser Advsr Inc invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Fulton Financial Corp (NASDAQ:FULT). The company also recent...

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Saudi oil minister says production cuts may need to continue

Saudi oil minister says production cuts may need to continue

Saudi support is essential for the 13-member Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries to renew its agreement at its next meeting, in Vienna on May 25. Data for the first quarter aren't deta...

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Housing plan tackles speculation, supply

Housing plan tackles speculation, supply

Sousa and Morneau have jockeyed back and forth over who is responsible for the increasingly feverish market, and appear at odds over whether a tax on speculation or foreign investment is the best appr...

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Chase, Commerce Mortgage Rate Wrap Up Apr 20, 2017

Chase, Commerce Mortgage Rate Wrap Up Apr 20, 2017

On an unadjusted basis, total volume decreased 2% compared with the previous week. For existing homeowners researching a home equity line of credit (HELOC) or equity loan, there's been a slight chan...

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Toyota To Invest Record $1.3 Billion In Kentucky Plant

Toyota To Invest Record $1.3 Billion In Kentucky Plant

James said the upgrades will position the plant "to compete globally for new models, build ever-better cars for our customers now and enable us to respond quicker and more capably to market demands"...

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Texas bill allowing unlicensed carry of guns clear committee

Texas bill allowing unlicensed carry of guns clear committee

The tentative victory comes after senators approved a budget that cuts state funding for public schools by $1.8 billion in general revenue, and uses local property tax revenue to make up the differenc...

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McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) from Restaurants - Todays Top Gains

McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD) from Restaurants - Todays Top Gains

Bath Savings Trust Co boosted its stake in McDonald's Co. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: "McDonald's Co". Telemus Capital LLC now owns 5,133 shares of the fast-food giant's stock valued at $665,000 af...

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Polish economy set to grow 3.4% this year

The International Monetary Fund's (IMF's) latest World Economic Outlook report has struck a cautiously optimistic note. Meanwhile, the organisation's forecast for global growth in 2017 was nudged ...

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United Airlines incident: Was a 'random' computer search really to blame?

Munoz - who last month was named "US Communicator of the Year" by PR Week - pledged a "thorough review" of the airline's procedures and said the carrier would not send law enforcement officials onto p...

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Apple Enlists 15′ Lexus RX 450h For Self-Driving Tests

Apple Enlists 15′ Lexus RX 450h For Self-Driving Tests

Apple is featured on a list of automotive and technology flagship vehicles that can test vehicles without drivers, alongside General Motors, Ford, BMW, Volkswagen, Tesla , Honda, Nissan, Mercedes-...

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VA tests partnership with CVS to reduce veterans' wait times

VA tests partnership with CVS to reduce veterans' wait times

Since then, the VA has made several efforts to improve veteran wait times , including establishing the Veterans Choice Program. "Our number one priority is getting veterans' access to care when and...

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Streaming Deals Like Amazon's NFL Deal Not 'Smart For Us — Netflix

The firm continues to insist that Netflix will remain focused on streaming video on demand and has no interest in adding ad-supported live streaming. Instead, it's aiming for a steady stream of "s...

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Strong start to 2017 bodes well for Canada, International Monetary Fund says

The IMF said a faster-than-expected pace of interest rate hikes in the U.S. could tighten financial conditions elsewhere, with potential further USA dollar appreciation straining emerging market econo...

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U.K. Sells Green Investment Bank to Macquarie for $3 Billion

The Treasury secures £1.7bn through the process, with a further £600m of liabilities taken on by the Australia-based business lender. Under the deal, worth $2.6 billion (2.7 billion euros), Macquari...

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SeaBridge Investment Advisors LLC Decreases Stake in HSBC Holdings plc

It has a 10.91 P/E ratio. The remainder of the portfolio is located across other European countries, including Spain, Belgium, the Netherlands and the Czech Republic. It has underperformed by 27.76% t...

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SC to continue hearing on Taj Mansingh Hotel auction

SC to continue hearing on Taj Mansingh Hotel auction

SC has asked NDMC to give a time period of at least six months to the Tata Group firm to vacate the hotel if it loses out in the auction. Last month, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) had told ...

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Active Volume Stock: Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

Active Volume Stock: Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

Net income reported by Abbott Laboratories was $419 million . The most optimistic analyst sees the stock reaching $52.00 while the most conventional predicts the target price at $41.00. Earnings: Th...

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Pres. Trump visits Kenosha for order signing

Pres. Trump visits Kenosha for order signing

Speaking ahead of signing the order at the Kenosha, Wisconsin headquarters of tool maker Snap-on Inc., Trump claimed that no administration has accomplished more in the first 90 days on military...

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Pence says U.S. will review South Korea FTA

Indonesia is the latest stop on an Asian tour by Pence that is reinforcing traditional US alliances at a time when Donald Trump's presidency has raised questions about the strength of the USA commitme...

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United Airlines Won't Be Firing Anyone Over Dr. David Dao's Assault

Blumenthal, a Democrat from CT and frequent critic of the airline industry, called the removal of United flight 3411 passenger David Dao by Chicago airport police "brutal and shocking". Spokeswoman ...

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The research firm Initiated the Denbury Resources Inc. (DNR) to Neutral

The company's quarterly revenue was down 36.8% compared to the same quarter previous year. Denbury Resources's revenue for the quarter was up.7% on a year-over-year basis. Finally, Systematic Financia...

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Debenhams to consider closing up to 10 stores

Debenhams to consider closing up to 10 stores

EBITDA also dipped to £149.1m from £153m the year before while group profit before tax was down 6.4 per cent to £87.8m. It is hoped that DHL will also seek to redeploy many employees affected by the...

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Banc of California, Inc. (NYSE:BANC) Vs. Industry Vs. Sector Growth Analysis

These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company. Bank of America upgraded the stock to "Neutral" rating in Thursday, December 15 report. If you are accessi...

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Fox News Fires Bill O'Reilly

But after the New York Times report , advertisers including BMW of North America (BMWG.DE), Allstate Corp (ALL.N), French pharmaceuticals maker Sanofi SA (SASY.PA) and T. Today's decision seemed unim...

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RIP PINs, your credit cards could soon have fingerprint sensors built in

RIP PINs, your credit cards could soon have fingerprint sensors built in

The card works with existing payment terminals and has been rolled out in South Africa following trials with a local grocery retailer and Absa Bank, a subsidiary of Barclays. "For issuers, the technol...

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Palestinian hunger strike sparks clashes with Israeli forces in Bethlehem

Barghouti has remained politically active from behind bars, and is often touted as one of a few likely successors to the 82-year-old Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. The strikers' imme...

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Unilever share price rallies as group's Q1 sales top estimates

Unilever share price rallies as group's Q1 sales top estimates

Underlying sales exclude acquisitions, divestments, and currency fluctuations. But spreads continue to perform poorly after recording a decline previous year, when growth in emerging economies was o...

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Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya arrested in London on extradition warrant

Speaking on the development, Scotland Yard police said that Mallya was arrested on behalf of Indian authorities in the case involving fraud. Later Westminster Magistrates Court granted him bail on a...

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Saudi says consensus is building on extending supply curbs, talks continue

Saudi says consensus is building on extending supply curbs, talks continue

The Minister said that no agreement had been reached, but repeated his view that "the consensus is building". "Russia is on board preliminarily.Compliance from Russian Federation is very good. OECD ...

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Family of United passenger holds press conference

Attorneys representing a man who was dragged off a United Express flight in Chicago and a member of the man's family are set to talk about the incident on Thursday. Shares in United Airlines slipp...

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