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New homes sales rebounded 2.9 percent in May

New homes sales rebounded 2.9 percent in May The median price of a newly built home was $345,800 in May-the highest it's ever been. "The pressure to close deals quickly, which has afflicted the existing home sales market, is also seeping into the market for new homes", Ms. The U.S. dollar pared losses against the yen after the data. The average sale price also came in the highest on record at $406,400. Across the nation's four regions, n... [Full Article...]

NH Lawmakers fix bill that would have let pregnant women kill anyone

NH Lawmakers fix bill that would have let pregnant women kill anyone The Republican New Hampshire lawmakers set out to draft a "fetal homicide" law with Senate Bill 66 but ended up drafting a bill that carved out any legal recourse for pregnant women committing murder . Lawmakers in New Hampshire found themselves in quite the predicament when they accidentally passed a law allowing pregnant women to kill people, reports The Huffington Post . [Full Article...]

Sears Canada says it is seeking court protection

Sears Canada says it is seeking court protection Williams Group, a global retailer advisor in Toronto , told The Street on Thursday, June 22. The store closures, along with plans to cut approximately 2,900 jobs, are part of a plan to restructure its business under court protection from creditors. [Full Article...]

What Analyst recommend about Stock?: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Mitchell Group Inc who had been investing in Marathon Oil Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $9.59B market cap company. They now have a Dollars 22 price target on the stock. Invesco Limited holds 0% or 10,676 shares in its portfolio. Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust Of Nj owns 18,717 shares. Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has 204,309 shares for 0.04% o... [Full Article...]

JD.com Pays $397 Million for Stake in Fashion Retailer Farfetch

JD.com Pays $397 Million for Stake in Fashion Retailer Farfetch JD.com purchased a $397million (£313.59million) stake in Farfetch solidifying a partnership which will see the head of China's second largest ecommerce outfit Richard Liu take a place on Farfetch's board. "Through its cooperation with Farfetch , JD will enhance its presence in the luxury sector and expand its luxury offerings", said Lu. Designed-in-China attire is presented at a fashion show ... [Full Article...]

De Blasio: Lawmakers must return to cut deal on NYC schools

The six-month session began in January. Without a legislative vote by June 30, the city's 13-member Panel for Educational Policy - where the mayor names a majority of members - would revert to a 7-member Board of Education where he has two votes. [Full Article...]

Former Apple engineer Chris Lattner leaves Tesla just six months after starting

Former Apple engineer Chris Lattner leaves Tesla just six months after starting I'm interested to hear about interesting roles for a seasoned engineering leader!", Lattner tweeted. With Lattner now out the door, Tesla has brought on deep learning expert Andrej Karpathy to leave the company's Autopilot efforts, as initially reported by TechCrunch . [Full Article...]

Asia looms large in world's most expensive cities for expats

Asia looms large in world's most expensive cities for expats The rankings is compiled " using factual and objective price information ". All five Canadian cities named in the survey climbed in the ranking due to the increase in the dollar, but Vancouver out-paced Toronto because of its soaring rents. [Full Article...]

Bajaj Auto Reportedly Joins The Race To Buy Ducati From Volkswagen

Bajaj Auto Reportedly Joins The Race To Buy Ducati From Volkswagen The company's 5 year Earnings per share growth and Capital Spending growth remains at 10.44 and 6.27. Finally, Kentucky Retirement Systems bought a new stake in shares of Harley-Davidson during the fourth quarter valued at approximately $748,000. [Full Article...]

Government allows district co-op banks to clear their old currency stockpile

Government allows district co-op banks to clear their old currency stockpile As on 8 November, 2016, the total amount of currency in circulation was Rs.17.7 lakh crore, which included specified bank notes (SBNs) of Rs.500 and Rs.1,000. Officials said the deposits would be taken in pursuance to an assurance given to the Supreme Court by the government that proper verification of each account would be done before any decision is taken. [Full Article...]

Juventus chief confirms Alves' request to leave

Earlier this week, Juventus general director Giuseppe Marotta confirmed that the full-back had asked to leave the Serie A champions this summer. Alves has just over a year remaining on his current deal at Juventus but there have been claims that the 34-year-old may have his contract terminated by mutual consent to enable him to join City. [Full Article...]

China's clampdown on webcasting sends Weibo, Sina reeling

China's clampdown on webcasting sends Weibo, Sina reeling Thursday's announcement adds to efforts by President Xi Jinping 's government to tighten media control ahead of a Communist Party congress late this year. The Chinese media oversight body, the State Administration of Press , Publication, Radio, Film, and Television (SAPPRFT), has served a ban on video streaming services that has caused financial uncertainty and indicates a crackdown on the c... [Full Article...]

Are the Technicals Adding up for CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR)?

Are the Technicals Adding up for CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR)? Bank of America upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Wednesday, April 5 report. Barclays Capital has "Equalweight" rating and $113 target. The firm has "Sector Weight" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets given on Tuesday, May 2. Inside the closing six months period the stock's performance declined -3.63% while overall yearly performance gained 3.63%. Over the a year ago, CoreSite Realty Corporati... [Full Article...]

Brazilian president says he built warm ties with Putin

Brazilian president says he built warm ties with Putin At an Obama administration meeting with congressional leaders in September, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., was skeptical about the intelligence underlying the claims that Russian Federation interfered, according to the newspaper's report. [Full Article...]

Carnival Corporation (CCL) Shares Sold by Sentry Investment Management LLC

Carnival Corporation (CCL) Shares Sold by Sentry Investment Management LLC For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Carnival Corporation is -4.1%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is 11.5%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday the 24th of May 2017. This is a boost from Carnival Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. Carnival Corporation's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 39.60%. [Full Article...]

Amazon stumps up nearly $US14B for Whole Foods Market

Amazon stumps up nearly $US14B for Whole Foods Market Amazon's peer Walmart saw its share price down more than 6% within an hour of the news , while stock in grocery chain Kroger was off more than 15%. Whole Foods whose fleet of stores now numbers more than 430 locations has found it hard to attract more mainstream consumers as Walmart and other large chains have stepped up their sales of natural and organic products. [Full Article...]

China's latest must-have toy is no child's play

China's latest must-have toy is no child's play Parents in China are pushing for the government to ban the popular toy out of fear that it could severely injure children. "And when the toothpick is swapped for a metal needle it becomes a unsafe weapon". Some shopkeepers were struggling to meet the soaring demand for the toy, the publication added. China's largest two online retailers, JD.com and Taobao, have already stopped selling the toy w... [Full Article...]

Sophos Group (LON:SOPH) Analyst Target Changes

On Wednesday, November 16 the stock rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Hold". JP Morgan maintained Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) on Friday, September 4 with "Overweight" rating. Since March 13, 2017, it had 5 insider buys, and 0 insider sales for $245,657 activity. Analysts await Ventas, Inc. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 27th will be issued a dividend of GBX 63.90 ($0.83) per shar... [Full Article...]

China hails MSCI inclusion

China hails MSCI inclusion The inclusion of Chinese A shares to the MSCI indexes does not signify that the challenges faced in China's markets would have overcome, stated Nordea Bank. Chief Investment Officer Michael Gerard D. Enriquez said the adjustment will not have a huge impact on the country's already small weight in the MSCI EM Index at around 0.7% - which will contract with the inclusion of the China stocks. [Full Article...]

Wisconsin one of six states Foxconn, Sharp considering for display plant

Wisconsin one of six states Foxconn, Sharp considering for display plant Right after Gou reiterated his ambitions to pursue the deal to acquire Toshiba Memory, applause erupted among more than 2,000 shareholders who attended the meeting. Mr. Gou said he has met with three state governors, without elaborating which ones. Gou also revealed that Foxconn's USA investments could be made in seven states: Ohio , Pennsylvania , Michigan , Illinois, Wisconsin , Indiana an... [Full Article...]


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