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Credit Suisse Group AG (CS) Receives Average Recommendation of

Credit Suisse Group AG (CS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages

First Allied Advisory Services Inc. acquired a new position in Credit Suisse Group during the fourth quarter valued at about $214,000. 01/04/2017 - Credit Suisse Group was upgraded to "overweight" b...

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Quebec farmers uncowed by Trump's criticism of supply management

That's a major challenge on its own, but is exacerbated by the current milk supply situation in the Northeast. Mr Trump targeted Canada's dairy sector as "unfair" in a recent speech in Wisconsin. A ...

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Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) Slumps -2.23% in Early Trade

Now the P/E of Verizon Communications Inc. stands at 15.32. First-quarter results also compare to the consensus estimates for EPS of $0.96 on revenues of $30.49 billion. If you are viewing this piece ...

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IMF foresees global economy accelerating to 3.5 pct

The country's current account deficit is expected to decrease to 17.1% of GDP in 2022, the International Monetary Fund said. By contrast, the Bank of Canada projected last week that the economy will e...

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Is Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) a good buy?

Is Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) a good buy?

This is an increase from Las Vegas Sands Corp .'s previous quarterly dividend of $0.72. The stock has a market capitalization of $45.07 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.9997 and a beta of 1...

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Buffett cuts stake in scandal-hit Wells Fargo

Buffett cuts stake in scandal-hit Wells Fargo

In Wednesday's statement, Berkshire Hathaway said it has held several months of discussions with Fed officials. At $1 a share, earnings beat the consensus estimate of sell-side analysts of 96 cents ...

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Volkswagen plans all-electric car for China next year

Volkswagen plans all-electric car for China next year

The vehicle is equipped with a dual motor powertrain with 75 kW of power in the front and 150 kW in the back for a total power of 225 kW (302 hp). The concept offers the same amount of interior spac...

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Frenetic fortnight to judge Madrid's season, Zidane's future

They are said to be lining up a lucrative new contract in a bid to convince Griezmann to stay, but even manager Simeone is uncertain on the striker's future. Zidane was appointed in January a year ...

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Trump stops short of labeling China, Germany currency manipulators

Trump stops short of labeling China, Germany currency manipulators

Baku, Fineko/abc.az. The U.S. Treasury Department sent to Congress a document, changing the attitude towards China as a currency manipulator, despite Trump's pre-election promises. This week, in an in...

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Barrie's unemployment rate improves slightly in March

A broad measure of unemployment, that includes people who want to work but have given up searching and those working part-time because they can not find full-time employment, fell to 8.9 percent, the ...

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MPs clear way for general election on June 8

She passed the required minimum needed of 434 MPs in support, after opposition MPs, mainly from Labour and the Liberal Democrats, voted in favor of an election. Mr Dunne added: "We need a strong, stab...

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Australia Continues Crackdown On Immigrants, Unveils Tougher Citizenship Criterion

Australia Continues Crackdown On Immigrants, Unveils Tougher Citizenship Criterion

Those working in Australia under a 457 visa now, will not be affected. The move is likely to affect dozens of Indians, who are among the majority of the temporary foreign workers who use the visa pr...

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Complete Evaluation of: Schlumberger Limited (SLB)

Complete Evaluation of: Schlumberger Limited (SLB)

SunTrust Banks, Inc. assumed coverage on shares of Schlumberger Limited.in a report on Wednesday, January 18th. It is negative, as 65 investors sold Schlumberger Limited. This represents a $2.00 annua...

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(MUR) Receives Consensus Rating of

(MUR) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts

Analysts have a mean recommendation of 3.10 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range). "(MUR) Given ...

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Annaly Capital Management Inc (NYSE:NLY) Under Analyst Spotlight

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Finally, First Republic Investment Management Inc. raised its position in shares of Annaly Capital Management by 0....

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Applications for US jobless aid rise but remain at low level

Applications for US jobless aid rise but remain at low level

The number of Americans applying for new unemployment benefits rose last week, but remained at a low level, suggesting steady job growth. The increase followed three straight weeks of declines. "That'...

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Putin: Russian people will choose Khalife through the ballot box

Russian Federation has repeatedly denied interfering in the US election. Russian Presidential Spokesman Dmitry Peskov has advised the public to seriously doubt claims of a so-called Russian strategy f...

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Malcolm Mitchell: 'Almost brought me to tears' to be mentioned by President

Malcolm Mitchell: 'Almost brought me to tears' to be mentioned by President

The team presented the president with a personalized "Trump" No. 45 jersey and a helmet from February's Super Bowl, the first such game to go to overtime. Kraft and Trump are close friends, with the N...

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Serena Williams deletes Snapchat photo revealing pregnancy

That event will take place four months before her 37th birthday - but do not write off a woman who will return to world number one on Monday. Tennis star and world number two player Serena Williams...

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Stephen Colbert Defends 'Papa Bear' Bill O'Reilly

Stephen Colbert Defends 'Papa Bear' Bill O'Reilly

Bill O'Reilly, who hosted this program for 20 years is leaving the Fox News Channel. The memo was signed by Rupert, Lachlan and James Murdoch, the company's top executives. He went on to say there a...

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UK Parliament votes overwhelmingly in favour of early June 8 election

Parliament will be dissolved on May 2, sparking nearly six weeks of campaigning. The British parliament is due to vote Wednesday on the call. The Labour leader said it was a "chance to vote for a L...

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City's unemployment rate 7.7 per cent

For March, analysts were expecting a far smaller dip in job creation to 180,000 net new positions, on the back of the public sector hiring freeze put in place by the government of Trump and March's po...

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Macquarie agrees to buy Green Investment Bank (GIB) for £2.3bn

Macquarie agrees to buy Green Investment Bank (GIB) for £2.3bn

Ministers said that, under the new ownership, at least £3 billion will be invested in the green economy over the next three years. "The deal raises questions about whether the bank's valuable gree...

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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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GM halts operations in Venezuela after factory seized

GM halts operations in Venezuela after factory seized

The leftist-led Venezuela is facing deepening economic crisis, and the country has already roiled many US companies. A court in the Zulia state said it imposed a broad embargo on the assets of Gene...

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Ottawa Senators level-headed as 4th battle with Bruins approaches

Defenseman John-Michael Liles had two assists for Boston. "He was very calm between the second and third and you saw his calm play calmed everybody down also on the ice". Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backst...

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Pagegroup PLC (MPI) Upgraded to Buy at Kepler Capital Markets

The company has market cap of $150.83 million. The Firm operates through two divisions: High Street and Travel. It has a 20.56 P/E ratio. RELX Group is a global provider of information and analytics f...

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Canadian envoy downplaying talk of potential trade rift with the US

U.S. President is wrong when he called Canada's dairy industry practices unfair, said Canada's Ambassador David MacNaughton on Tuesday. "The facts do not bear this out", the letter began. The Ottawa-b...

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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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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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