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LIC Housing Finance's Q4 net profit up 18 pc

LIC Housing Finance's Q4 net profit up 18 pc

The company has registered 29.8 percent growth in its Q4 (Jan-March) net profit at Rs 46.6 crore versus Rs 35.9 crore, in the same quarter a year ago. Individual loan disbursements stood at Rs 13,960 ...

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Teck returns cash to shareholders, ups dividend by 100%

Teck also lowered its 2017 zinc guidance to 590,000-615,000 tonnes from 660,000-680,000 tonnes previously, said Clarksons Platou analyst Jeremy Sussman, due to weather and electrical equipment failure...

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Clark jabs Trump, asks Trudeau to ban thermal coal shipments through BC

Clark announced the move at a campaign stop at Catalyst Paper distribution facilities in Surrey Wednesday, a company that has won an unfair trade case with the USA over glossy paper. BC NDP Leader Joh...

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South Korea's Q1 GDP grows 0.9 % on export recovery

South Korea's Q1 GDP grows 0.9 % on export recovery

Bank of Korea said Thursday that South Korea's economy expanded 2.7 percent during the January-March period over a year earlier, higher than the 2.4 percent growth during the previous quarter and the ...

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President Trump's tax plan will really help taxpayer Trump

President Trump's tax plan will really help taxpayer Trump

The Trump plan contains few details, with the staff able to outline it on a single sheet of paper. It's also unclear at what income levels the new proposed tax rates would kick in. Releasing a state...

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Delta Air Lines, Inc.'s (DAL) — Traders Focused Stock

Delta Air Lines, Inc.'s (DAL) — Traders Focused Stock

Ontario - Canada-based Kj Harrison And Prtn has invested 0.65% in Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) produced 24.15 Billion profit. It has outperformed by 12.72% the S&P500. $946,380 worth of Delta Air Lines...

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Featured Stock Overview: TCF Financial Corporation (TCB)

Featured Stock Overview: TCF Financial Corporation (TCB)

Recent Trading for TCF Financial Co. It has been assigned a low target price of $31 and a high target price of $56. The company has mean EPS estimate of 0.32 reported by 15 number of analyst for the...

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5 things to know about the White House's tax reform plan

President Donald Trump's initiative -outlined in a one-page summary-lowers the top corporate tax rate "from one of the highest in the world to one of the lowest", from 35% to 15%, while simplifying in...

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Trump administration unveils tax cut principles

Trump administration unveils tax cut principles

The Trump Administration today released the basic framework of President Trump's tax reform plan, which would make dramatic changes in the federal tax code for both individuals and businesses, as top ...

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Why The Timing Of Ivanka Trump's Chinese Trademarks Is Pretty Fishy

It is understood that when President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping were meeting in Florida on April, Ivanka Trump's firm won provisional approval from China for three new trademarks, co...

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PACCAR Inc (PCAR) Posts Earnings Results, Meets Estimates

PACCAR Inc (PCAR) Posts Earnings Results, Meets Estimates

Louisiana State Employees Retirement System's holdings in PACCAR were worth $1,452,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on PCAR. If you are re...

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Study reveals best day of the week to buy gas

Study reveals best day of the week to buy gas

When the needle nears E, motorists begin their quest for the best gas prices. Thursday is the worst day to buy gas, having the most expensive average according to the website's analysis. While the b...

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Earnings at the Forefront For The Dow Chemical Company

Earnings at the Forefront For The Dow Chemical Company

Hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the stock. A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on DOW . Dow Chemical accounts for 1.8% of Reilly Fina...

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Charging Bull artist pissed about Fearless Girl sculpture

Charging Bull artist pissed about Fearless Girl sculpture

The new figure became an attraction itself and had people signing up in petitions to have the "Fearless Girl" stay in its place permanently. Di Modica is saying that artist's Kristen Visbal's figu...

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Gilead Sciences, Inc. (GILD) Receives Outperform Rating from William Blair

Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Gilead Sciences from a hold rating to a sell rating in a report on Monday, February 13th. Gilead Sciences had 6 analyst reports since March 23, 2017 according t...

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Mike Pence says U.S. will honour refugee deal

The prime minister said that "whatever the reservations of the president are", the decision "speaks volumes for the commitment, the integrity of President Trump, and your administration, sir, to honor...

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Northrop Grumman profit rises 15.1 percent

Northrop Grumman profit rises 15.1 percent

It has outperformed by 32.65% the S&P500. Watching some historical volatility numbers on shares of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC ), we can see that the 12 month volatility is presently 16....

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Trump to Make Big Tax Reform Announcement Next Week

Trump to Make Big Tax Reform Announcement Next Week

Asked if that would include rules against tax-driven foreign corporate deals known as inversions, Mnuchin said: "It's one of the significant things and one of the things we would be looking at". "...

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Three drown, 13 missing as river jetty collapses in Bengal's Hooghly district

Three drown, 13 missing as river jetty collapses in Bengal's Hooghly district

Dead bodies of three persons have been fished out. Too many pilgrims reportedly rushed to board a vessel that was ferrying people to the mainland. "We are working our best to rescue the missing person...

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Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc (KW) Downgraded by Deutsche Bank AG

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc (KW) Downgraded by Deutsche Bank AG

Kennedy-Wilson Holdings Inc., a Beverly Hills-based real estate investment company, is reeling in its European subsidiary. The firm has a market cap of $2.40 billion, a PE ratio of 2092.500 and a beta...

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Khurshid raps govt. over 'premature hullaballoo' of Mallya's arrest

Khurshid raps govt. over 'premature hullaballoo' of Mallya's arrest

India submitted an extradition request to Britain in early February after investigators demanded that the 61-year-old be brought home to face charges. The liquor baron, however, fled the country days ...

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Sears to close 50 auto center locations and 92 Kmart pharmacy operations

Sears to close 50 auto center locations and 92 Kmart pharmacy operations

Separately, Susquehanna Bancshares Inc restated a "sell" rating on shares of Sears Holdings Corp in a research note on Saturday, March 11th. Shares of Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:SHLD) op...

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Globalstar, Inc. (GSAT) Given "Positive" Rating at Odeon Capital Group LLC

They now have a United States dollars 5 price target on the stock. An important factor to consider when evaluating a stock's current and future value is the 52 week price high and low levels. Thus t...

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Ex-Syrian army gen.: Assad still has tons of chemical weapons

Syria's president Bashar al-Assad deceived United Nations inspectors and still has "hundreds of tonnes" of lethal chemicals stockpiled, the country's former weapons research chief has said . The Russ...

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Ellen Degeneres roasts United Airlines after passenger is dragged off plane

Ellen Degeneres roasts United Airlines after passenger is dragged off plane

As of Tuesday, Dao was still in a Chicago hospital from injuries he sustained when airport security snatched him from his seat aboard United Flight 3411 to Louisville, Kentucky, his lawyer said. M...

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International Monetary Fund revises up China's growth forecast for 2017

Urban consumer inflation hit 30.9 percent year-on-year in March, its highest in decades, though month-on-month inflation has slowed. Among the G7, the USA has the highest projected growth, with incr...

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Oil prices buoyed by USA crude stock dip

Moreover, oil prices were under pressure as a stronger USA dollar dented investor sentiment, which made the dollar-denominated oil less attractive for holders of other currencies. "Although the oil ma...

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Notable Runners Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI), Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)

Notable Runners Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI), Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS)

New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust now owns 7,000 shares of the oilfield services provider's stock worth $419,000 after buying an additional 3,000 shares during the last quarter. TRADEMARK VI...

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'Goofy,' 'unbecoming': Former US ambassadors blast Trump over Canada

'Goofy,' 'unbecoming': Former US ambassadors blast Trump over Canada

The long simmering softwood lumber dispute between the Canada and US took the centre stage when US President Donald Trump and his administration slammed Ottawa's provocation to "rough" trade practices...

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Blackstone Mortgage Trust Reports First Quarter 2017 Results

Blackstone Mortgage Trust Reports First Quarter 2017 Results

BXMT has been the subject of several other reports. Credit Suisse Group AG upped their price objective on PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust from $18.00 to $19.00 and gave the stock an "outperform" ra...

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