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by | February 28, 2018 | 23:19

Either as a relief or a deflection from diesel gloom (take your pick) Volkswagen has announced that it's going to follow the lead of Land Rover's Range Rover Evoque cabriolet and chop the top of its new T-Roc crossover. By 2020, the brand intends to expand its SUV range throughout the world to 20 models and expects about 40% of the vehicles it sells to be SUVs. VW will spend 80 million euros upgrading its Osnabrueck plant to incorporate the T-Roc convertible.

by | February 28, 2018 | 22:07

President Buhari's rejection of the Peace Corps bill was conveyed in a letter to Speaker Yakubu Dogara on Tuesday, February 27, 2018. Buhari wrote a letter to the House of Representatives on the issue. He said if the reasons given by Mr president are not germane, "he'll personally lead a lobbying process to make sure the house vetos him". Addressing journalists after a house of representatives committee meeting on Tuesday, Akoh accused the nation's security agencies of working against ...

by | February 26, 2018 | 15:29

After Australia's Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce resigned following a sexual harassment allegation, the Australian government has appointed a new Deputy Prime Minister. Capricornia MP Michelle Landry came out of the party room to announce Mr McCormack as the victor. "We have turned now to a fresh page and I'm looking forward to a strong, united future for the party".

by | February 26, 2018 | 15:23

They can now add another feather to their cap, having predicted eight years ago that the United States would beat Sweden in the Winter Olympics curling final. 1 Niklas Edin of Sweden . After the USA scored their five a reeling Sweden chipped two off the deficit in the ninth but there was too much damage to fix and the Swedes finally conceded.

by | February 26, 2018 | 15:18

Manager David Moyes chose to go with a front trio of Manuel Lanzini, Marko Arnautovic and João Mário, with the weird decision to leave Javier Hernandez, who had scored thrice and assisted once in the club's last 4 EPL game, out of the starting XI, surprising many .

by | February 26, 2018 | 13:03

Neeshal, his brother, who is a Belgian citizen left on the same day while Modi's wife Ami - a United States citizen, left on 6 January, the IE report said, quoting an official. Investigators asked these officials how the fraud was detected by the bank. The ED has so far searched 192 premises all across the country and seized assets worth Rs.

by | February 26, 2018 | 10:35

It leaves MINI over 18 months of preparation, which we know it's already underway since the auto has been spotted testing (albeit not in full production guise). BMW already co-operates with local manufacturer Brilliance in China. BMW sold 560,000 cars in China past year, while 35,000 Minis found homes across the same timespan.

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:45

Despite questions over Australians' level of interest in the Winter Olympics , viewer statistics suggest they were interested. "There is a point in time when you can't do that, but we still have a lot of headroom in winter sport". President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach and Lee Hee-beom, President & CEO of PyeongChang Organizing Committee stand on the stage with Lindsey Vonn of the United States, Pita Taufatofua of Tonga and Olympic athletes during the Closing ...

by | February 26, 2018 | 09:28

The rating was maintained by Oppenheimer on Thursday, August 3 with "Buy". Credit Suisse Ag stated it has 154,773 shares. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, October 10 by Robert W. equities analysts forecast that Vornado Realty Trust will post 3.88 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. However the company's price to cash per share for most recent quarter stands at 0.18.

by | February 26, 2018 | 05:33

As per Thursday, October 22, the company rating was maintained by UBS. It has underperformed by 33.33% the S&P500. Ben Gambill decreased its stake in Sothebys (BID) by 36.17% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The company's stock is now moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 4.21%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -0.2% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price.

by | February 26, 2018 | 05:25

National Planning Corp who had been investing in British Amern Tob Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $141.31B market cap company. The stock has "Sell" rating by Goldman Sachs on Thursday, December 10. Investors sentiment increased to 1.07 in Q3 2017. The company has a current ratio of 0.87, a quick ratio of 0.48 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.91.

by | February 26, 2018 | 03:03

Officers from the nearby Coral Springs Police Department who also responded to the shooting say they were surprised to find three other Broward County deputies had also not entered the building when they arrived, sources tell CNN .

by | February 26, 2018 | 01:55

Shares of Spectris ( LON:SXS ) opened at GBX 2,770 ($38.27) on Tuesday. The stock increased 1.32% or $0.15 during the last trading session, reaching $11.5. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -8.33% EPS growth. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company.

by | February 26, 2018 | 01:15

The Feb. 14 massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida was the second-deadliest shooting at a USA public school and has spurred unprecedented youth-led protests in cities across the country. In one of the tweets Thursday, Trump clarified that what he said was to look at the possibility of giving "concealed guns to gun adept teachers with military or special training experience".

by | February 25, 2018 | 22:15

Both of these phones have big screens of course, but the 6.3-inch Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is slightly bigger than the 6.2-inch Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus . Next week, thousands of tech journalists, electronics brands and developers will flock to Barcelona, Spain , to see the latest innovations in mobile technology at the annual Mobile World Congress ( MWC ).

by | February 25, 2018 | 21:36

Lithia Motors, Inc. (NYSE:LAD) has risen 16.88% since February 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. Jacobs & Co increased its stake in Disney Walt Co. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 11 insider sales for $11.88 million activity. 9,250 shares were sold by Pimentel Armando Jr, worth $1.40 million on Tuesday, February 6.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:56

But the final decision will be taken by the GST Council. After the ignominious crash of the IT portal the first time the government attempted to rollout a nationwide eway bill system on February 1 this year, a cleaned up system for inter-state eway bills is likely to be kick-started from April 1.

by | February 25, 2018 | 19:02

The benchmark 10-year Treasury yield has swiftly moved closer to the 3% mark, recently hitting a four-year high of roughly 2.9%. Investors worry that sparks of inflation will prompt the FOMC to move more quickly than anticipated with rate increases.

by | February 25, 2018 | 12:46

About 4.42 million shares traded. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) has risen 37.41% since February 24, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. Needham has "Buy" rating and $1150.0 target. The stock has "Buy" rating by M Partners on Wednesday, February 21. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, June 15 by KeyBanc Capital Markets.

by | February 25, 2018 | 12:13

It's officially Girl Scout cookie season, so if you're craving decadent Thin Mints, gooey Caramel deLites, sweet Shortbreads or peanut butter-y Tagalongs, then you'll want to indulge your sweet tooth at one of these spots. After last year's most successful new-cookie launch in the history of Girl Scouts, Badgerland Girl Scouts are bringing back the Girl Scout S'mores, in addition to many other favorites.

by | February 25, 2018 | 09:45

Following the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 174,778 shares of the company's stock, valued at $16,254,354. Mohawk Industries, Inc. Arizona State Retirement Systems invested in 1.72% or 1.94M shares. On Tuesday, February 13 the insider HATKOFF CRAIG M sold $79,137. (NASDAQ:TSLA) shares were sold by Branderiz Eric.

by | February 25, 2018 | 09:02

The stock increased 0.38% or $0.71 during the last trading session, reaching $189.53. About 182,375 shares traded. It has underperformed by 5.25% the S&P500. BABA's profit will be $1.95 billion for 62.11 P/E if the $0.76 EPS becomes a reality. When we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is at 2.46% whereas Month Volatility is at 3.00%.

by | February 25, 2018 | 07:59

Indus Capital Partners Llc who had been investing in Herbalife Ltd (Call) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $6.87 billion market cap company. (NASDAQ:NXPI) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, September 9 by Sterne Agee CRT. The insider Wilson Andrew sold $1.20M. (NASDAQ:EA) on Friday, February 2.

by | February 25, 2018 | 07:18

He also criticised the bank management for failing to do their job saying inadequate supervision and a top management that was not aware of what was going on in the bank was worrisome. If you periodically have incidents like these, the entire effort of ease of doing business goes to the background and these scar the economy. Regulators should have a "third eye" open to detect and check such frauds.

by | February 25, 2018 | 06:48

He also delivered a huge takeout of two Sweden stones in the 7th end of the gold medal match. The U.S. team includes skip John Shuster, a Chisholm native now living in Superior, Wis., John Landsteiner and Tyler George of Duluth, Matt Hamilton of McFarland, Wis., and alternate Joe Polo of Duluth.

by | February 25, 2018 | 06:50

The firms range from vehicle rental companies such as Hertz to insurance firms like USA corporation MetLife . The group also criticized the preparedness of the Parkland, Fla., high school, as well as federal and local law enforcement in responding to the shooting where 17 people were killed.

by | February 25, 2018 | 05:48

Lodestar Counsel Ltd Liability Il holds 7,530 shares or 0.14% of its portfolio. North Star Asset Inc reported 122,259 shares. The Group's cigarette market share grew 40 basis points (bps), driven by the Global Drive Brand (GDB) portfolio, with volume up 7.6% on an organic basis with market share up, excluding the USA, by 110 bps.

by | February 25, 2018 | 03:39

In terms of the mechanics underlying that movement, traders will want to note that the stock is trading on a float of 0.65% with $7.61 Billion sitting short, betting on future declines. Somerset Tru Co stated it has 82,247 shares. Fairfield Bush Com stated it has 3,703 shares or 0.14% of all its holdings. Cognios Cap Ltd Com holds 14,177 shares or 0.43% of its portfolio.

by | February 25, 2018 | 03:03

A number of companies have opted to end discount programmes with the NRA following its aggressive resistance against calls for tighter gun control laws. The two carriers have also requested to have their information removed from the NRA's website . -MetLife: The insurer had offered discounts to NRA members on auto and home policies.

by | February 25, 2018 | 00:32

The Hertz Corp .: "We have notified the NRA that we are ending the NRA's rental vehicle discount program with Hertz ", the rental auto company tweeted Thursday afternoon. For a second consecutive day, companies listed on the site have cut ties to the group as it aggressively resists calls for stricter gun control in the wake of the mass shooting last week at a Florida high school that left 17 dead.

by | February 24, 2018 | 22:19

The stock increased 0.22% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $65.04. About 168,226 shares traded. Shell Midstream Partners , L.P. (NYSE:SHLX) has declined 5.89% since February 23, 2017 and is downtrending. The stock has a market cap of $1,463.64, a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.63, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.72 and a beta of 1.10. It improved, as 17 investors sold EQM shares while 55 reduced holdings.

by | February 24, 2018 | 21:20

Duterte's spokesman Harry Roque said in a statement that Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea summoned Kim over the report, which has drawn sharp criticism from the president's camp. "Autocratic tendencies" were mentioned in the United States report, referring to Duterte's suggestions to establish a "revolutionary government" and impose nationwide martial law.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:29

H.J. Heinz Co, backed by Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc and Brazil's private equity firm 3G Capital, acquired Kraft Foods Group in 2015 to create one of the biggest food and beverage companies in the world. He says he was turned off by high asking prices for businesses he considered buying. In discussion acquisitions, Buffett said it was hard to find companies at the "sensible price" in 2017 as the stock market soared.

by | February 24, 2018 | 20:17

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (NYSE:EPD) has declined 0.18% since February 24, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 21.91% the S&P500. Therefore 50% are positive. First Interstate Savings Bank reported 5,000 shares stake. Slide into Thursday's 52-Week Low Club" with publication date: "February 22, 2018.

by | February 24, 2018 | 19:34

The pair went head to head for the drivers' title previous year, Hamilton ultimately prevailing by 46 points to pull level with the German on four championships. He is expecting a closer fight in his quest to match Argentinian great Juan Manuel Fangio as the second-most successful F1 driver of all time. "With this vehicle, it's designed into it so you shouldn't see it when you're driving".