• Samsung may become the world's largest chip maker
Samsung may become the world's largest chip maker

It would also be Samsung Electronics' highest-ever quarterly operating profit, surpassing the 10.1 trillion won of the third quarter of 2013. Operating income increased 72% year-on-year to 14 trillion won compared to analysts estimates for 13 trillion won.

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  • Plancorp LLC Sells 898 Shares of NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
Plancorp LLC Sells 898 Shares of NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

On 07/05/2017 close, AT&T Inc. Several other analysts also recently commented on the stock. Coconut Grove Bank has an ownership of 1,215 stocks of the computer hardware maker's shares valued $132,000 after scooping up an extra 1,060 shares through out the previous quarter, TrimTabs Asset Management upped its stake in NVIDIA Corporation by 88.9%...

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  • Analysts See $0.39 EPS for Barrick Gold Corp (ABX)
Analysts See $0.39 EPS for Barrick Gold Corp (ABX)

Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE:BBY) has risen 62.80% since July 6, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.65% the S&P500. Barrick Gold Corporation ( ABX ) received interesting focus from Active Investors and it has been trading on front line as comparing to it past average volume.

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  • Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley tells judge: 'I like to get drunk'
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley tells judge: 'I like to get drunk'

Mr Ashley told the judge he would have had four to five pints within an hour, after being asked how much he had drunk by a lawyer representing Mr Blue. Jeffrey Blue claims that the sportswear tycoon agreed to pay out the multi-million pound bonus if he used his expertise to double Sports Direct's share price within three years.

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  • Mortgage rates move up
Mortgage rates move up

Shorter term 15 year fixed rate loans start at 3.250% at the bank yielding an April of 3.374%. 30 year fixed rate loan interest rates are on the books at 4.125% at Commerce Bank today carrying an April of 4.228%. A year ago at this time, the five-year ARM averaged 2.68%. Also on the rise was the 15-year FRM, which averaged 3.22 percent this wee...

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  • Three quarters of graduates will never pay off student debt
Three quarters of graduates will never pay off student debt

English graduates have the highest student debts in the developed world as they leave university with an average of £50k to repay. It means students graduating in their early 20s will be paying contributions out of their monthly wages until they are in their 50s, the Institute for Fiscal Studies found.

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  • Liberty Reaches Deal To Purchase HSN, Merge It With QVC
Liberty Reaches Deal To Purchase HSN, Merge It With QVC

Liberty in a statement said that the acquisition of HSN will create opportunities for cost reduction and revenue growth while increasing the QVC Group's scale. QVC , based in West Chester, Penn., and HSN, based in St. Petersburg, Fla., will retain their separate brand identities and headquarters, the companies said.

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  • Tepid ADP jobs data drags down Wall Street
Tepid ADP jobs data drags down Wall Street

Economists had expected 185,000 new jobs created in June but instead they got just 158,000. Although the figure signifies continued economic growth, it fell short of the 230,000 jobs added during May. "Abstracting from the monthly ups and downs, job growth remains a stalwart between 150,000 and 200,000". But labor market growth has been slowing ...

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  • Fed Minutes Will Be Parsed for News on Balance Sheet Plans
Fed Minutes Will Be Parsed for News on Balance Sheet Plans

The central bank releases minutes of the June meeting on Wednesday, and Yellen testifies before Congress next week. Macroeconomic data out of the Eurozone this morning was limited to Spain's unemployment numbers, which continued to improve, while falling short of forecasts, providing the Euro with little upside as the Dollar continues to hold its...

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  • Shares of Yum China drop following second-quarter results
Shares of Yum China drop following second-quarter results

Vetr lowered Yum China Holdings from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Friday, April 7th. J P Morgan Chase & Co assumed coverage on stocks of Yum China Holdings in a study report published on Fri, Jun 2nd. In other news, Director Louis Hsieh bought 30,000 shares of the company's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 17th...

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  • Adorable Solar Farm in China is Literally Shaped Like a Giant Panda
Adorable Solar Farm in China is Literally Shaped Like a Giant Panda

The solar farm, near the northern city of Datong, is the brainchild of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and Hong-Kong based Panda Green Energy . The site will also be the destination of a summer camp for teenagers run by the UNDP and Panda Green Energy. Panda Green Energy's CEO, Li Yuan, explained , "Designing the plant in the sh...

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  • Catch Pikachu Wearing Ash's Hat In Pokémon Go's First Anniversary Event
Catch Pikachu Wearing Ash's Hat In Pokémon Go's First Anniversary Event

Pokémon Go has celebrated events with special Pikachus in the past, like when their was a Santa hat-wearing Pikachu over the holidays, so this one-year anniversary Pikachu will give collectors another reason to go out and hunt. "It's a genuine coup for Chester to be the "test bed" for some fantastic new ideas, and we hope we can use the game based...

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  • Microsoft Plans to Cut Up to 3K Jobs in Sales Staff Overhaul
Microsoft Plans to Cut Up to 3K Jobs in Sales Staff Overhaul

The restructuring largely affects the software giant's sales operations outside the US under chief marketing officer Chris Capossela, executive vice presidents Judson Althoff and Jean-Philippe Courtois. Disappointing sales of Microsoft's Surface computer line - they plunged 26%, dragging down PC sales 7% - undercut fiscal third quarter results, a...

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  • Unusual Volume Spotted in Monogram Residential Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MORE) Stock
Unusual Volume Spotted in Monogram Residential Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MORE) Stock

For the Current Quarter, the growth estimate for Monogram Residential Trust, Inc .is 50%, while for the Next Quarter the stock growth estimate is -200%. Monogram Residential Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.30 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.1%. The ex-dividend date will be on Wednesday June 28th, 2017.

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  • United Airlines apologises for giving away child's seat to standby passenger
United Airlines apologises for giving away child's seat to standby passenger

Hawaii News Now reports that Shirley Yamauchi says she paid nearly $1,000 each for two tickets because children over the age of 2 are required to have their own seat. Yamauchi said her troubles did not end there. "I was told four different things from four agents", she said. Ms Yamauchi had approached a flight attendant about the issue but was...

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  • True Religion Prepackaged Bankruptcy
True Religion Prepackaged Bankruptcy

Under the terms of this pre-arranged restructuring with its sponsor, TowerBrook Capital Partners , True Religion will continue to operate without interruption to customers, employees and business partners. In court documents, True Religion has listed the estimated value of its assets at between $100 million and $500 million - the same estimated ...

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  • United States trade gap narrows in May on record exports
United States trade gap narrows in May on record exports

Looking only at trade in goods, US deficits with China and the European Union narrowed in May from the prior month but remained sizable. In May, the deficit in goods with Mexico rose to $7.3 billion to mark the highest level in a decade. Despite the decline in May, the deficit year-to-date it is still up 13 percent over the first five months of l...

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  • France's climate plan includes ending fossil fuel vehicle sales by 2040
France's climate plan includes ending fossil fuel vehicle sales by 2040

France's latest announcement comes soon after newly elected president Emmanuel Macron revealed his intentions to make France a leading country in the fight against climate change , saying he wanted to "make the planet great again". Mr Hulot also told reporters France would stop using coal to produce electricity by 2022. He said it would be "...

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  • Qatar Airways hopes to start scooping up American Airlines shares soon
Qatar Airways hopes to start scooping up American Airlines shares soon

Qatar Airways joins Emirates , Turkish Airlines and Etihad Airways who have also announced this week a lifting of the USA ban on their flights. The British government later issued a similar order, banning larger electronic devices from aircraft cabins for flights to the United Kingdom from six Middle East and North African countries.

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  • Achal Kumar Joti to succeed Nasim Zaidi as Chief Election Commissioner
Achal Kumar Joti to succeed Nasim Zaidi as Chief Election Commissioner

Before that he was an election commissioner since July 7, 2012. He retired as the Gujarat chief secretary in January 2013. Chief Election Commissioner Nasim Zaidi will quit office later this week. "The independence of the Election Commission is paramount", he said, adding that the selection and appointment can not be left at the hands of the poli...

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  • BJP will make Odisha India's No 1 State
BJP will make Odisha India's No 1 State

He claimed that the incidents lynching since 2010 were hardly three percent of what occurred during the three years of BJP rule - since 2014, 28 people died in the lynching incidents.Chodankar dared Union Home Minister to release the official data of lynching incidents since 2010 till date.

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  • Hobby Lobby to pay $3 million fine, forfeit smuggled ancient artifacts
Hobby Lobby to pay $3 million fine, forfeit smuggled ancient artifacts

The items - and other subsequent packages - were not formally declared to Customs, despite being over the maximum value threshold for informal entry, and the shipping label on the package merely described them as "ceramic tiles" or "tiles (SAMPLE)".

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  • Google Pixel 2 Rumour Roundup: 3 Things We Know So Far
Google Pixel 2 Rumour Roundup: 3 Things We Know So Far

There must be a design similarity between this Google Pixel 2 XL and LG G6 release . A similar stock-out wrecked both the Nexus and Pixel arrivals in the past and it looks like bad history is on the verge of repeating this year unless Google fixes the situation, ideally in advance.

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  • Rs 200 notes coming soon, RBI places printing orders
Rs 200 notes coming soon, RBI places printing orders

Introduction of Rs 200 notes was being speculated for quite some time now. It is believed that Rs 200 notes will significantly ease day-to-day transactions as people will be able to withdraw lower denomination notes as they are forced to withdraw Rs 500 notes in most ATMs.

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  • RT Business: Moody's downgrades Qatar rating outlook as crisis deepens
RT Business: Moody's downgrades Qatar rating outlook as crisis deepens

Qatar , he said , rejects foreign interference in its internal affairs and "welcomes any serious efforts to resolve our differences with our neighbors". Concern has been growing, however, that a drawn-out crisis could have an economic impact. It is a dispute between several other Arabian states and the small yet rich country of Qatar , and now th...

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  • Frogs enjoyed their time on Earth after mass extinction of dinosaurs
Frogs enjoyed their time on Earth after mass extinction of dinosaurs

This new study shows that modern frogs have three lineages and, according to the newest evidence, all three appeared nearly simultaneously at the origin point. While Hyloidea species thrived in South America region, the other two species-Natatanura and Microhylidae-prospered in Africa. These creatures survived the asteroid strike probably bec...

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  • Recent research: Global tamping machine market report for 2017
Recent research: Global tamping machine market report for 2017

In conclusion, it is a deep research report on global Charging Electric Vehicles industry. The latest and the newest trends of the Tamping Machine industry are also included in this report. The report studies the Heat Resistance Coating market by evaluating the market chain, prevalent policies, and regulations as well as the manufacturers, ...

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  • China's Private Sector Growth Weakest In A Year
China's Private Sector Growth Weakest In A Year

A reading above 50 indicates expansion, while a reading below 50 represents contraction. Taken together, the composite PMI, which includes both manufacturing and services, fell to 52.9 from 53.4 in May. British construction sector growth eased at a faster-than-expected pace in June, after reaching to a 17-month high in May, survey results from IH...

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  • Backed Syrian fighters breach Old City of Raqqa, officials say
Backed Syrian fighters breach Old City of Raqqa, officials say

Known as the Rafiqa wall, the structure is one of the last remaining monuments of the headquarters of the Abbassid caliphate, which was briefly seated in Raqqa before relocating to Baghdad. Those who try to escape risk being attacked by IS militants or forcibly recruited as human shields. The troops were divided into three groups advancing from the...

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  • Lead singer Tony Hadley quits Spandau Ballet
Lead singer Tony Hadley quits Spandau Ballet

Spandau Ballet, at the peak of their success, epitomised the extravagance of the mid-Eighties. Hadley and bandmates Martin and Tony Kemp, Steve Norman and John Keeble split acrimoniously in 1990 over a royalties dispute. Hadley appeared on ITV reality TV show I'm A Celebrity... Get Me Out Of Here, back in 2015. He is scheduled to perform in sever...

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