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Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger
- May 24, 2017

The Muttenz, Switzerland-based company had gross profit of $1.8 billion on sales of $5.9 billion previous year, with plastics and coatings accounting for 43 percent of revenue, according to Bloomberg data . In 2007, Hexion Specialty Chemicals, previously with Apollo Management LP, agreed to buy Huntsman for $6.5 billion, but withdrew later. Aerospace and defense companies rose after President Donald Trump presided over a $110 billion sale of military equipment to Saudi Arabia that could ... (more...)
Analyst's Indicator Review for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), SLM Corporation (SLM) Analyst's Indicator Review for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT), SLM Corporation (SLM)
- May 24, 2017

NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) has risen 5.02% since May 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 36.56% the S&P500. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Gotham Asset Llc reported 590,537 shares. Instructure Inc (NYSE:INST) has risen 53.26% since May 22, 2016 and is uptrending. The Shareholder Yield (Mebane Faber) of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (more...)
FA seeking information on betting on Terry withdrawal
- May 24, 2017

It is great to receive this award. The Italian is only the third foreign victor of the prestigious award after Claudio Ranieri picked up last year's prize and Arsene Wenger, who won the accolade in 2002 and 2004. The Premier League manager of the year prize is decided upon by a panel of judges. I want to say thank you to all the people who voted for me. Diego Costa and Eden Hazard each won once. (more...)
Ikea's Smart Lightbulbs to Get Apple HomeKit Support Ikea's Smart Lightbulbs to Get Apple HomeKit Support
- May 24, 2017

The feature is expected it to arrive by this autumn, according to Ikea (via MacRumors ). While competitors such as Philips don't have reason to be anxious about IKEA's option seeing that they only provide white light, this low-priced platform is certainly a step in the right direction when it comes to enhancing the home with technology. (more...)
Tp Icap Plc (TCAP) Insider Acquires £19875.46 in Stock
- May 24, 2017

Moreover, Burney Company has 0.06% invested in Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG) for 15,884 shares. In other RPS Group plc news, insider Ken Lever purchased 40,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 19th. (more...)
FDA Breaks New Ground with Expanded Keytruda Indication FDA Breaks New Ground with Expanded Keytruda Indication
- May 24, 2017

In its second approval in a week, the FDA OKs the use of the PD-1 inhibitor to treat adult and pediatric patients with unresectable or metastatic solid tumors that are have a genetic profile called microsatellite instability-high (MSI-H) or mismatch fix deficient (dMMR). (more...)
Nokia Oyj's (NOK) "Hold" Rating Reiterated at Canaccord Genuity
- May 24, 2017

A price target is the projected price level of a financial security stated by an investment analyst. About 416,712 shares traded. They now have a United States dollars 7.5 price target on the stock. A moving average (MA) is a trend-following or lagging indicator because it is based on past prices. It also depends on the preferences of investors and potential investors. (more...)
June 30 deadline for Aadhaar not to be extended: Govt to SC June 30 deadline for Aadhaar not to be extended: Govt to SC
- May 24, 2017

Rohatgi said that Aadhaar was being made compulsory so that benefits of schemes do not "go to ghosts". Referring to the five-judge bench order, Divan said it was specifically said that "Aadhaar is voluntary and it can not be made compulsory and they can not coerce people to give their biometrics". (more...)
US appeals court grills lawyers on Trump's revised travel ban US appeals court grills lawyers on Trump's revised travel ban
- May 24, 2017

Government lawyers will likely be bombarded with questions over whether the order is meant to target Muslims , and Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin will be questioned about why the travel ban should continue to be blocked . The administration has to win both cases to fully reinstate the order. But Katyal countered that Trump rekindled those statements in actions as president. (more...)
France to back Greek debt relief at finance ministers talks France to back Greek debt relief at finance ministers talks
- May 24, 2017

The collapse of the talks raises "the prospect of a summer crisis for the single currency bloc" for the second time in three years, says The Guardian . Figures released earlier this month showed that Greece had fallen back into recession for the first time since 2012. The appeal came on the eve of a meeting of eurozone finance ministers in Brussels that will discuss the issue. (more...)
Parkwood LLC Cuts Stake in AutoZone, Inc. (AZO) Parkwood LLC Cuts Stake in AutoZone, Inc. (AZO)
- May 24, 2017

New Mexico Educational Retirement Board reported 0.11% in AutoZone, Inc . Finally, Garrison Financial Corp increased its stake in AutoZone by 1.0% in the third quarter. The original version of this news story can be read at https://www.chaffeybreeze.com/2017/05/23/state-of-tennessee-treasury-department-has-8-524-million-position-in-autozone-inc-azo.html. (more...)
No FAA Registration Required for Hobby Aircraft No FAA Registration Required for Hobby Aircraft
- May 24, 2017

Drones used for commercial, or for-profit applications, including real estate photography, must still be registered with the FAA . In short, the court decided that the initial law that is set to expire in September 2017 overrules that of the Registration Rule , and therefore hobbyists would not need to register in order to fly their drones. (more...)
Ford 'set to shed 10% of workforce' Ford 'set to shed 10% of workforce'
- May 24, 2017

The automaker will offer voluntary early retirement and special separation packages to roughly 1,400 white-collar workers in the two regions combined and expects the cuts to come by the end of September. amid a slowing US auto market. Share prices at the beginning of the week closed at US$10.94, barely above Ford's 52 week low of $US10.90 per share, and well below its 52 week peak of US$14.04. (more...)
Ardevora Asset Management LLP Boosts Stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Ardevora Asset Management LLP Boosts Stake in Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA)
- May 24, 2017

While in the same Quarter Previous year, the Actual EPS was $0.71. The company has a market cap of $312.10 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 50.11 and a beta of 2.73. Considering the fact that the $130.00 strike represents an approximate 4% premium to the current trading price of the stock (in other words it is out-of-the-money by that percentage), there is also the possibility that the covered call contract would expire worthless, in which case the investor would keep both their shares of ... (more...)
Discount Retailers Whip Out Surprise Earnings (TGT, WMT) Discount Retailers Whip Out Surprise Earnings (TGT, WMT)
- May 24, 2017

The results reflected Wal-Mart's efforts to lure customers to United States stores through upgrades to infrastructure, better customer service after boosting worker pay, and enhanced e-commerce offerings. "Wal-Mart is effectively competing in a tough retail environment, and given its size, scale, and leverage will be able to stay the course on the current strategy", Stifel analyst Mark S. (more...)