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Feb 07 2018

France could be in trouble after Six Nations game against Ireland

It's a place a lot of us have been to in previous years. Stander highlighted how 14 different players handled the ball in those 41 phases to get Sexton into range for t...

Feb 07 2018

From Cape Town to Kabul: taps run dry

The drought-stricken city of Cape Town has had some reprieve from its continuing water crisis, as other regions of South Africa have agreed to donate about a billion lite...

Feb 07 2018

Stock market slide is due to global factors: Adhia

Also speaking at CII on the levy of long-term capital gains tax (LTCG), Adhia said there are more short-term transactions than long-term transactions on the stock excha...

Feb 07 2018

Dow futures tumble over 400 points a day after historic selloff

The leading USA stock market index closed down 4.6% at 24,345.75. But the more important context is that by proportion it fell 4.6 percent, which last happened in A...

Feb 07 2018

Varied Analyst Comments On Lumentum Holdings Inc. (LITE), Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: " Marathon Petroleum Corp (MPC) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts" was originally reported by StockNewsTimes and is the property of of ...

Feb 07 2018

Dow Plunges In Worst Point Decline in History

On Monday, the Dow suffered its worst ever one-day point decline, closing down 1,175 points in a remarkable fall from grace. During the worst day of the financial cr...

Feb 07 2018

Disney posts more strong financial results from its theme parks

On the other side it is not a negative indicator for Investor portfolio value when the price of a stock Investor owns moves down in value. Harvest Management Llc who ha...

Feb 07 2018

Study says McDonald's fries could hold cure to baldness

According to a study conducted by researchers at Yokohama National University in Japan , McDonald's fries could be the next big treatment in premature balding. Eit...

Feb 07 2018

Dow falls more than 2% at open as volatility rises

Just after opening bell, the Dow declined 567 points then raced back to a 350-point gain. Emerging market stocks lost 2.42 per cent. Qualcomm Inc.'s stock slid 6....

Feb 07 2018

Most stock markets in Europe, Asia fall sharply after U.S. rout

Toshimitsu Motegi, an economy minister, said he was watching market movements closely but that the economy was stable and improving. Still, futures on the CBOE Volatility...

Feb 07 2018

Crude Oil Tumbles Along With Global Stocks

Last year, China surpassed the U.S.in annual gross crude oil imports, EIA data showed on Monday. China became the world's No. 1 importer of petroleum and other produc...

Feb 07 2018

Girl Scout sells 300 boxes of cookies in front of pot dispensary

The story attracted national attention this week after Urbn Leaf on Saturday posted a photo on Instagram of the Girl Scout in front of the shop with a caption that read...

Feb 07 2018

Union Budget 2018 - Arun Jaitley promises air travel for the common man

After healthcare, demonetization , agriculture , personal income tax, infrastructure and Goods and Services Tax ( GST ) were the key issues discussed. Lower tax rate of...

Feb 06 2018

Technical Watch: Focusing on Shares of Atlassian Cls A Ord (TEAM)

If the ratio is greater than 1, then that means there has been an increase in price over the month. Market capitalization is the total dollar market value of a company'...

Feb 06 2018

Google spinoff, Uber whale on each other as trial opens

Uber lawyer William Carmody highlights internal documents showing that Google hoped to use its self-driving cars to lure business away from Uber. Alphabet Inc's ...

Feb 06 2018

General Motors Company (NASDAQ:GM) To Report Earnings

Over the last quarter, insiders sold 168,847 shares of company stock valued at $7,363,108. It also increased its holding in Brookfield Asset Management (NYSE:BAM) by 8,53...

Feb 06 2018

US Trade Deficit in December was the largest in Nine Years

To achieve this, he has threatened to cancel trade agreements such as the TPP (Trans-Pacitic Partnership) with Pacific Rim countries and the North American Free Trade Ag...

Feb 06 2018

BP says annual profit rockets on higher oil prices

BP is " operating and firing on all cylinders ", CEO Bob Dudley says after the company reports better than expected Q4 earnings and revenues. For the full year, produ...

Feb 06 2018

Britain could take control of rail line after Stagecoach contract failure

Grayling says that the franchise has met all of its financial commitments since it began operating 2015, returning almost £1bn to the exchequer, albeit at a cost of almos...

Feb 06 2018

Markets Right Now: European markets tumble at the bell

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 567 points at the open but roared back and was up 146 points, or 0.6 percent, to 24,491 at 10:00 a.m. Japan's Nikkei 225 suffere...