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Jul 17 2017

Global Demand Response Management System (DRMS) Market Research Report 2017

Furthermore, the report also covers the sub-segments. Global Medical Electrical Stimulation Devices Market Research Report 2017 to 2022 provides a unique tool for e...

Jul 17 2017

Analysts Alert: Petroleo Brasileiro SA- Petrobras (PBR)

A stock with a small float will generally be more volatile than a stock with a large float, apart from having limited liquidity and wider bid-ask spread. Oslo Asset Manag...

Jul 17 2017

GST and Demonetisation are biggest scams of Narendra Modi government: Mamata Banerjee

And you (Centre) want the state government to douse the fire, which is absolutely unacceptable", she said. Talking to reporters about the Presidential election 2017 in ...

Jul 17 2017

Uber urgently needs police help to stop Gautrain station attacks

Although htxt.africa sent questions on this matter to Uber this morning, the company did not address answer them directly, but instead commented on on-going reports of at...

Jul 17 2017

Peltz Says Procter & Gamble Suffers From A 'Suffocating Bureaucracy'

Peltz's investment firm, which owns $3.3 billion shares of P&G, filed a preliminary proxy statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission to initiate the process. ...

Jul 17 2017

China posts 6.9 percent GDP growth in H1

On a sequential basis, economic growth improved to 1.7% from 1.3%. The PBOC shifted to a modest tightening bias at the start of this year, guiding market interest rates...

Jul 17 2017

Trial of former Barclays bankers set for January 2019

Barclays and the four men have been charged with failing to disclose payments made to the investors in 2008. The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) last month charged Barclay...

Jul 17 2017

Musk Gives Ominous Warning About AI, Asserts Regulation Is Needed

Long story short, as Musk puts it, "the biggest risk we face as a civilization is artificial intelligence ". Now, Musk is at it again, calling on world government to reg...

Jul 17 2017

Ocular Therapeutix (NASDAQ:OCUL) Receiving Somewhat Critical Press Coverage, Report Shows

Ocular Therapeutix earned a media sentiment score of -0.06 on Accern's scale. Finally, Columbus Circle Investors increased its stake in Ocular Therapeutix by 131.4...

Jul 17 2017

Trian's Peltz seeks a seat on board at Procter & Gamble

Singer's Elliott Management take on Samsung and the mining giant BHP Billiton. Both of the European companies have since been forced to increase shareholder payouts and a...

Jul 17 2017

Terror in Egypt as six women tourists stabbed at a holiday resort

The attacker in Hurghada, one of Egypt's most popular beach resorts and diving centers, stabbed the tourists in the face, neck and feet, according to the security offic...

Jul 17 2017

Amazon Trademark Filing Puts Target On Blue Apron, Meal Delivery

A subsidiary of Amazon , Amazon Technologies Inc., signaled in a trademark application on July 6 that it may soon sell "prepared food kits composed of meat, poultry, f...

Jul 17 2017

Earnings On Deck For BlackRock, Inc

Eqis Capital Management Inc. boosted its position in BlackRock by 0.5% in the first quarter. As of the end of the quarter Fisher Asset Management, LLC had bought 629 shar...

Jul 17 2017

Ashley Madison $11.2 Million Settlement: Users Eligible for up to $3000

Ashley Madison parent company Ruby Corp, previously Avid Life Media, agreed to a settlement in the class-action lawsuit last week. The website, which allows users to s...

Jul 17 2017

Short Interest in iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ) Rises By 40.8%

The Value Composite One (VC1) is a method that investors use to determine a company's value. The Current Ratio is used by investors to determine whether a company can pay...

Jul 17 2017

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) Position Boosted by Sky Investment Group LLC

The Howe & Rusling Inc holds 54,236 shares with $4.90M value, up from 29,785 last quarter. Aureus Asset Limited Liability Company stated it has 1.38% of its portfolio in ...

Jul 17 2017

Bob Wolff passes away at age 96

The Baseball Hall of Fame inducted him into the broadcaster's wing in 1995, and the Basketball Hall of Fame did likewise in 2008. A native of New York City, Wolff att...

Jul 17 2017

Brokerage Overview of: Encana Corporation (ECA)

They issued an outperform rating and a $15.00 target price for the company. The stock of Encana Corp (TSE:ECA) has "Top Pick" rating given on Friday, November 4 by Scotia...

Jul 17 2017

Gujarat HC dismisses Essar Steel's plea against RBI

While arguing the case in Gujarat HC, the central bank's counsel Darius Khambatta also said that the non-performing assets (NPAs) of Essar Steel rose from Rs 31,671 crore...

Jul 17 2017

China's 2nd-quarter GDP growth steady at 6.9%

Information technology was by far the fastest growing sector in the first quarter, a trend that's expected to have continued in the second-the National Bureau of Stati...