Economy

Diageo plc (DGE) Rating Reiterated by HSBC Holdings plc

Investors of record on Thursday, April 20th will be issued a dividend of GBX 1 ($0.01) per share. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, April 25 by Berenberg. The Firm operates in two divisions:...

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Noble Corporation (NYSE:NE) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Brokers At Credit Suisse

The analysts estimated mean EPS at -0.36 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at -0.18 and -0.6 respectively. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Noble Corporation plc now shows a Weekly ...

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Eurozone confidence keeps growing but ECB to remain cautious

Eurozone confidence keeps growing but ECB to remain cautious

Economic activity indicators are also at a six year high, but with the inflation wobble in March we suspect the Bank and President Draghi will look to keep things stable and wait until the June meetin...

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Las Vegas Sands Corp. Setting The Table For Earnings

Las Vegas Sands Corp. Setting The Table For Earnings

Click to get this free report Las Vegas Sands Corp. Sanford C. Bernstein reissued a "market perform" rating on shares of Las Vegas Sands Corp.in a research report on Thursday, January 19th. The b...

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A2 upbeat about China sales

A2 upbeat about China sales

The company said revenue jumped 49 per cent to $NZ388 million ($A357.5 million) in the nine months to March 31, and has upgraded its sales forecasts for the current financial year. While that has weig...

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Trump Administration Proposes 'Massive' Tax Overhaul And Tax Cut Plan

Trump Administration Proposes 'Massive' Tax Overhaul And Tax Cut Plan

While Trump's plan calls for the elimination of the majority of personal tax breaks, Americans now enjoying a trio of deduction benefits can rest easy. "President Trump deserves credit for putting out...

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Oil prices fall on expected surge in U.S. shale output

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were down 47 cents at $52.71 a barrel, after rising 7 cents to $53.18 on Thursday. Secretary-General of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countri...

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Trump Tax Cut for 'Pass-Through' Businesses Spurs Debate

Small business owners have long wish lists to choose from if the Trump administration's plan to lower tax rates becomes law - but most don't expect to go on a hiring binge. It would further reduce the...

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FCC chief lays out strategy on undoing 'net neutrality' rules

FCC chief lays out strategy on undoing 'net neutrality' rules

The rules were meant to ensure an open internet, meaning that no content could be blocked by broadband providers and that the internet is not divided into pay-to-play fast lanes for internet and med...

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Uber says flying taxis will be in service by 2020

But in the long term, the company expects the cost would go down, even below owning a auto for daily commutes. Taxi hailing service Uber said it would make airborne cabs a reality after choosing t...

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White House considering order to withdraw from NAFTA

White House considering order to withdraw from NAFTA

On Monday, Trump announced the USA was imposing a 20 percent tariff on all softwood lumber imported from Canada in order to level the playing field for American lumber companies. Belski believes the t...

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Trump's administration unveils tax cut principles

Trump's administration unveils tax cut principles

The nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation said a big cut in corporate taxes, even if temporary, would add to long-term budget deficits. (Though without all the details it's not possible to say.) T...

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Trump backs down on leaving NAFTA

Trump backs down on leaving NAFTA

That statement will send waves of relief rippling through Ottawa and Mexico City. Trump's decision to remain in NAFTA came the same day a senior administration official revealed the White House was ...

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Stocks hold steady ahead of tax-plan announcement

The Trump administration has finally outlined its new tax proposal, which leans heavily on tax cuts. All an #EliteGiveway. And yet the Trump team couldn't tell you what the tax plan means for the ty...

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Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) has a 52-Week High of $38.35

Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) has a 52-Week High of $38.35

Looking ahead to earnings forecasts, for the running fiscal period, Wall Street analysts have anticipated that the company will report 0.45 earnings per share. M&T State Bank stated it has 0.34% of it...

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Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE:NLSN) Continuing to Trade Below Moving Averages

Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE:NLSN) Continuing to Trade Below Moving Averages

Zacks Investment Research's EPS calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that cover Nielsen N.V. FMR LLC raised its stake in Nielsen N.V.by 128.7% in the fourth...

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The Trump Tax Cut Signals "the War against American Business is Over"

Mnuchin explained it in an interview, the plan would reduce the number of personal income tax brackets to three from seven: rates of 10 per cent, 25 per cent and 35 per cent. Trump's proposal ...

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Ex-Mariner Eric Thames bashes his way into Brewers' record book

REDS TEAM TRENDS: The Reds have dropped six of their last seven games overall and are just 1-5 in their last six divisional games. "I was able to get the pitches in there that I wanted to and I kind...

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Top Admiral: US Forces Capable Against N. Korean Threat

Top Admiral: US Forces Capable Against N. Korean Threat

US military vehicle moves past banners opposing a plan to deploy an advanced USA missile defense system called Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense , or THAAD, as South Korean police officers stand gu...

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Oil Prices Fall on Lingering Oversupply Concerns

Oil Prices Fall on Lingering Oversupply Concerns

Brent and WTI earlier found support from Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih, who said he was interested in talks between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and non-OPEC produ...

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Trump to order probe into aluminum imports

Trump to order probe into aluminum imports

America's reliance on other countries for aluminum is a national security issue because there are few domestic sources for high-purity, aerospace grade aluminum used in defense equipment like missiles...

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United Airlines under fire again after giant rabbit dies on flight

United Airlines under fire again after giant rabbit dies on flight

An official statement of United Airlines said they are saddened by the news and they have established contact with the breeder and has offered her assistance. Animals dying on planes is rare with many...

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Merkel expects demanding Brexit negotiations for Britain and EU

Downing Street said Mrs May reiterated the UK's aim of building a "deep and special partnership" after Brexit. However, she is now spearheading a nationwide campaign to support MPs who oppose hard ...

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Uber plans to take ride-sharing off the ground

Presumably we'll still need the cars for smaller journeys and areas without landing options - but whether the flying cabs and cars will be automated by then isn't so obvious. "Hillwood is honored to...

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Qantas to adjust long-haul network with advent of Perth

Qantas to adjust long-haul network with advent of Perth

It's also expected that Australians in other cities will opt to take a domestic connection to Perth and switch to the new London route there, rather than flying through the traditional hubs of Asia a...

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Trump, Mexican and Canadian Leaders, Agree to Renegotiate NAFTA

Trump, Mexican and Canadian Leaders, Agree to Renegotiate NAFTA

Senior White House officials have been discussing steps that can be taken to start the process of renegotiating or withdrawing from NAFTA before the end of Trump's first 100 days in office, according ...

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Sen. Schatz Comments on FCC Chairman's Proposal

Sen. Schatz Comments on FCC Chairman's Proposal

Title II's revocation will have other effects beyond net neutrality. Internet advocates tend to argue in support of net neutrality with near-religious fervor. But Pai's speech drew sharp rebukes f...

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EU launches legal action over new Hungarian education law

The Commission, which upholds European Union laws, said it had sent a letter of formal notice to Budapest as "a first step towards an infringement procedure", adding: "The Hungarian authorities will...

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Almost half of young Americans won't fly United anymore

Almost half of young Americans won't fly United anymore

On top of that, the airline's boss Oscar Munoz won't become chairman in 2018, after his contract was amended following the incident, which had been captured on video and soon racked up headlines acros...

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Commissioners sign National Day of Prayer proclamation

Commissioners sign National Day of Prayer proclamation

The National Day of Prayer is an annual day of observance held on the first Thursday of May, designated by the United States Congress, when people are asked "to turn to God in prayer and meditation". ...

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