• Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B
Amazon Inks Its Biggest Deal, Buying Whole Foods for $13.7B

Whole Foods Market, which has more than 420 stores in more than 40 states in the US, soared more than 29.1 percent to $42.68. Online delivery of groceries so far has been tough for any company to pull off because of customers' concerns about the quality of meat and produce, Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter said.

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  • Fed: Biggest US banks strong enough to withstand recession
Fed: Biggest US banks strong enough to withstand recession

Even one of the tests' staunch champions, former Fed Governor Daniel Tarullo, said before he stepped down in April that it might be time to ease up on the qualitative side of the test for Wall Street banks, as the Fed already did for mid-size lenders.

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  • Trump calls for stricter limits on welfare for immigrants
Trump calls for stricter limits on welfare for immigrants

He was joined by agriculture secretary Sonny Perdue and commerce secretary Wilbur Ross as part of the administration's latest theme week, this time to highlight the importance of technology. TIME notes that Trump attacked Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in 2016 for taking money from Wall Street executives to give speeches.

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  • Trump says China has failed over North Korea
Trump says China has failed over North Korea

In addition to the external exam, the coroner's office reviewed Warmbier's medical records from the University of Cincinnati Medical Center and AeroMed Management Group, the air ambulance service that helped evacuate him from North Korea's capital where he had been detained for almost 17 months.

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  • With tech giants back in charge, stocks hit records again
With tech giants back in charge, stocks hit records again

The French CAC 40 gained 0.9 percent, and Germany's DAX rose 1.1 percent. USA credit spreads are rising and concern in currency markets is increasing, they said. Shares of oil majors Exxon Mobil and Chevron were down about 1 percent, dragging on the S&P 500 and Dow. Adding Chinese shares to the MSCI Emerging Markets index will reduce South Korean s...

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  • Active Stock in Review: Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)
Active Stock in Review: Synchrony Financial (NYSE:SYF)

Ragavan Chetlur S also sold $108,514 worth of Voya Financial Inc (NYSE:VOYA) shares. "Purchases 45,512 Shares of Synchrony Financial ( SYF )" was first reported by Stock Observer and is owned by of Stock Observer. Highland Capital Management Llc increased its stake in Synchrony Financial (SYF ) by 29.01% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filin...

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  • Amazon to Buy Whole Foods for $13.7 Billion
Amazon to Buy Whole Foods for $13.7 Billion

It's unclear how that arrangement will be affected by the Amazon acquisition should it go through. Pressure from activist investors got so high that Whole Foods CEO John Mackey told Texas Monthly magazine recently that "they're greedy bastards, and they're putting a bunch of propaganda out there, trying to destroy my reputation and the re...

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  • S.Africa aims to choose company for nuclear project by year-end
S.Africa aims to choose company for nuclear project by year-end

Rosatom said the value of the transaction with the Turkish consortium will not be disclosed until a shareholders agreement is signed, which is expected before the end of this year. A subsequent letter from Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to his counterpart President Vladimir Putin created a thaw between the countries. The first agreement ...

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  • Bellway plc (BWY) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital
Bellway plc (BWY) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital

The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 6th. Peel Hunt has "Hold" rating and GBX 80 target. As per Friday, October 7, the company rating was downgraded by Jefferies. Legal & General Group Plc accumulated 89,843 shares. Davenport & Ltd holds 2.11% of its portfolio in CarMax, Inc (NYSE:KMX) for 2.28M shares. Comerica State Bank has invested 0.03% in C...

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  • US Treasurys Pull Back as Investors React to Fed Signals
US Treasurys Pull Back as Investors React to Fed Signals

Those factors mean the Fed's preferred inflation measure will remain below the two percent target for some time, but will gradually rise to the target level over "the medium term". Picture it as a double thumbs up from Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen. It has been done for the second time in 3 months. After three rounds of so-called quantitative eas...

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  • Qatar Airways Seeks Shares in American Airlines
Qatar Airways Seeks Shares in American Airlines

Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain have barred Qatar Airways flights and forced the Doha-based carrier to alter other flight paths to avoid flying over hostile territory. But if Qatar Airways successfully acquires a 10% stake in American, the other Gulf carriers could make similar plays for other US carriers. Other...

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  • Malaysian fund managers positive on China's MSCI inclusion
Malaysian fund managers positive on China's MSCI inclusion

Following four years of intense consultation and three failed attempts, MSCI has just added China A-Shares into its worldwide indices. The U.S. index provider said on Tuesday it would add 222 China-listed stocks to its Emerging Markets Index (EMI), tracked by around $1.6 trillion, with the inclusion process starting in June 2018.

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  • Collomb présente un projet de loi amendé sur la sécurité
Collomb présente un projet de loi amendé sur la sécurité

Le Conseil d'Etat relève notamment que ces mesures "ne comportent pas d'astreinte à domicile" et sont "nettement plus exigeantes pour l'autorité administrative que celle de l'assignation à résidence de l'état d'urgence ". Le contrôle reposerait sur la justice administrative. " Ce périmètre ne pourra être inférieur à la commune " précise-t-il. ...

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  • Qatar Airways veut prendre une participation dans American Airlines — Marché
Qatar Airways veut prendre une participation dans American Airlines — Marché

Après plusieurs semaines de flottement, les Etats-Unis affichent leur volonté de s'impliquer plus directement dans la recherche d'une issue à la crise diplomatique qui déchire le Golfe, poussant l'Arabie saoudite à ne pas perpétuer le blocage avec le Qatar.

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  • 500 départs chez Michelin en France
500 départs chez Michelin en France

Le groupe entend en effet se séparer, à l'horizon 2021, de 1 500 personnes dans l'Hexagone, et de 500 salariés aux États-Unis. En tout, Michelin veut supprimer 5 000 postes en France d'ici 2021, un chiffre qui ne sera pas rééquilibré par les embauches.

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  • Renewable energy no longer a niche to institutional investors
Renewable energy no longer a niche to institutional investors

Also, the study said that there is a strong growth in the domestic solar manufacturing industry. "India's solar tariffs have literally been free falling in recent months", he wrote. An additional 25,000 people will be employed over the coming year. Adani Green Energy, which now operates the largest solar power project in India, will commissio...

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  • Theresa May To Present Brexit Plans To EU Leaders
Theresa May To Present Brexit Plans To EU Leaders

He told a press conference in Brussels: 'The Brexit negotiations started three days ago. EU Council president Donald Tusk said the leaders meeting in Brussels on Thursday also agreed to greater defense cooperation. 'So, who knows. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one'. Outlining the five main principles of her "fair and s...

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  • 2 millions de nouvelles prises en zones peu denses pour Free — Fibre
2 millions de nouvelles prises en zones peu denses pour Free — Fibre

Les RIP, qui se concentreront avant tout sur les zones non denses, devraient couvrir à terme près de la moitié des logements français reliés en FTTH , c'est-à-dire en fibre optique jusqu'à l'abonné. Axione est déjà présent dans 18 départements, dans les régions Hauts de France, Centre, Nouvelle Aquitaine, PACA, Auvergne Rhône Alpes et Pays de ...

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  • Qatar says Algeria's position over Gulf diplomatic crisis
Qatar says Algeria's position over Gulf diplomatic crisis "honorable"

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and representatives from Qatar met on Wednesday to seal the agreement, which Bloomberg News reported was for 36 jets . The move comes even as Gulf states continue to isolate Qatar , cutting off diplomatic and economic ties based on accusations of that the country supports violent extremism.

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  • Mali : report sine die du référendum sur la révision de la Constitution
Mali : report sine die du référendum sur la révision de la Constitution

Samedi, plusieurs milliers de protestataires ont battu le pavé dans les rues de Bamako. Le président malien Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta reçoit depuis lundi des personnalités, dont des responsables d'institutions, des chefs religieux et de partis politiques, pour des discussions sur le référendum.

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  • Free attaque Netflix — Classement des FAI
Free attaque Netflix — Classement des FAI

Free a décidé d'attaquer Netflix en justice aujourd'hui sur la question des débits. En mai, Netflix a relevé un débit moyen aux heures de pointe sur son service allant de 2,46 Mbps pour Free à 3,66 Mbps pour le très haut débit de SFR.

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  • Tesla Plans a Chinese Factory
Tesla Plans a Chinese Factory

Earnings per share (EPS ) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. Gracias Antonio J . had sold 5,466 shares worth $1.40 million. "A company that wants to fire all of its people in the United States, and build some factory someplace else, and then thinks that that product is going to just flow acros...

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  • Sales Growth Analysis: Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (CRZO), Jones Energy, Inc. (JONE)
Sales Growth Analysis: Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (CRZO), Jones Energy, Inc. (JONE)

Smith Richard H also sold $191,707 worth of Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc (NASDAQ: CRZO ) shares. Last time, the company shocked Wall Street by reporting EPS of $0.18, smashing the consensus of $0.13 per share. (NYSEMKT: NOG ) was downgraded by research analysts at Capital One Financial Corporation from an "equal weight" rating to an "underweight" ratin...

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  • WH to Lobby House GOP on Softening Senate Bill on Moscow Sanctions
WH to Lobby House GOP on Softening Senate Bill on Moscow Sanctions

Dan Fried, who retired in February as coordinator for sanctions policy at the State Department, told Yahoo News that there was "serious consideration" by the Trump White House to "unilaterally rescind the sanctions". However, the official did want it to be known that the administration "supports sanctions on Russian Federation and that the politica...

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  • SK hynix consortium tops Toshiba bid
SK hynix consortium tops Toshiba bid

The bid group includes Bain Capital and SK Hynix , with Bain contributing ¥850bn ($7.7bn), making it nominally the largest cash contributor. Toshiba is pushing hard to move the sale forward in the face of a particularly persistent obstacle.

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  • United States existing home sales unexpectedly rise in May
United States existing home sales unexpectedly rise in May

The supply of homes available for sales continued to be limited, NAR said, with unsold inventory standing at 4.2-months' worth. With growing but still tight inventories putting upward pressure on median prices, sellers are "in complete control and buyers (are) forced to contend with cutthroat competition and intense pressure to make a deal", said...

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  • Kim, Kanye hire surrogate for third child
Kim, Kanye hire surrogate for third child

Kardashian, however, did not let her diagnosis get in the way of her desire for a third child, and has spoken about potentially using a surrogate to carry the next baby. Kim's previous pregnancies have been documented on television, showcasing the internal strain her body went through in order to have a safe delivery.

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  • Oil price extends drop to 7 month lows, despite OPEC cuts
Oil price extends drop to 7 month lows, despite OPEC cuts

Shares of India's oil exploration companies as well as those of refining and marketing companies fell sharply on Wednesday following a slump in the global crude oil prices , but aviation companies stocks rose at the same time on hopes of cheaper jet fuel.

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  • Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Short Interest Update
Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO) Short Interest Update

Its shares have trimmed -37.45% since hitting a peak level of $19.28 on December 12, 2016. It has outperformed by 80.48% the S&P500. The total value of its holdings decreased 7.1%. The current consensus recommendation provided by covering analysts is 2.50. Therefore 42% are positive. Analysts await Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) to report earnings on Au...

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  • Décolle de 23% et s'ajuste sur l'offre de Gecina — Eurosic
Décolle de 23% et s'ajuste sur l'offre de Gecina — Eurosic

Le Conseil d'administration d'Eurosic a de son côté approuvé à l'unanimité mardi le projet de rapprochement et autorisé la signature d'un protocole de coopération. Cette opération amicale a recueilli le soutien des six principaux actionnaires d'Eurosic , à savoir les groupes Batipart, Covea, ACM, Prédica, Debiopharm et Latricogne, lesquels ont c...

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