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heraldscotland
Stephen Jones: Why US long bonds could benefit your portfolioIn fact, US long-dated bond yields are as low as they were a year ago. Bond inv
heraldscotland / Posted 6 minutes ago
In fact, US long-dated bond yields are as low as they were a year ago. Bond investment guru Bill Gross is in the press suggesting – not for the first time – that this is the start of the bond bear market. I wonder? While inflation across the G7 has... Read more
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Morningstar
Earnings Roundup: How Did the Big Banks Fare?The fourth quarter of 2016, which the fourth quarter of 2017 is measured agains
Morningstar / Posted 6 minutes ago
The fourth quarter of 2016, which the fourth quarter of 2017 is measured against, was an usually turbulent one for markets because of the U.S. presidential election. And tax changes have put a large hole in firms' quarterly profits. Nevertheless, in... Read more
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Morningstar
Morningstar Runs the Numbers3 International-stock fund managers encountered favorable conditions in 2017. M
Morningstar / Posted 6 minutes ago
3 International-stock fund managers encountered favorable conditions in 2017. Most developed markets outside the United States, including the Japanese exchange and several of the larger European ones, posted good gains last year amid increased... Read more
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Morningstar
Tracking U.S. Asset Flows in 11 ChartsHowever, it wasn't all bad news for active managers, as active bond strategies
Morningstar / Posted 6 minutes ago
However, it wasn't all bad news for active managers, as active bond strategies saw their biggest inflows in five years. For the seventh consecutive year, passive strategies tracked by Morningstar took in more net new cash than active strategies.... Read more
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Morningstar
Operating Leverage Impresses at Bank of AmericaHowever, a few items demonstrate the need for additional caution as bank valuat
Morningstar / Posted 6 minutes ago
However, a few items demonstrate the need for additional caution as bank valuations expand along with the economy. For example, a single commercial charge-off accounted for $292 million in loan losses in the quarter. An adjustment to the valuation of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
First Tennessee takes fourth quarter loss as bank prepares for tax changes, biggest mergerTennessee's biggest bank reported a 31 percent drop in earnings last year, but
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 minutes ago
Tennessee's biggest bank reported a 31 percent drop in earnings last year, but the results were still ahead of Wall Street expectations and officials predicts the bank will gain this year from lower taxes and savings from its biggest bank... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Valley cities see rise in demand for homeless servicesHomeless reports across the Coachella... A lot of residents remain concerned w
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 minutes ago
Homeless reports across the Coachella... A lot of residents remain concerned with the lack of resources for the homeless community, especially in the West Valley after Roy's in the Desert closed. But organizations, including a new West Valley... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center Sells Off Remaining LandDeveloper Lance Gilman announced today that the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center so
KTVN Reno / Posted 19 minutes ago
Developer Lance Gilman announced today that the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center sold over 64,000 acres to a software company based in Southern California. TRI also sold its remaining 10,000 acres to various businesses. Gilman says the largest parcel... Read more
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Northern Echo
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Northern Echo / Posted 22 minutes ago
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WALB Albany
Local impact of government shutdownWhen you think of government shut down you think of the closure of local sites
WALB Albany / Posted 23 minutes ago
When you think of government shut down you think of the closure of local sites and national parks like this one the MLK but the local impacts are far reaching. "They can't come to work", said Cassius F. Butts the former Obama Administration... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Local impact of government shutdownWhen you think of government shut down you think of the closure of local sites
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 26 minutes ago
When you think of government shut down you think of the closure of local sites and national parks like this one the MLK but the local impacts are far reaching. "They can't come to work", said Cassius F. Butts the former Obama Administration... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Missouri's governor announces proposal to fund infrastructureMissouri Governor Eric Greitens is announcing a new proposal to help communitie
WGEM Quincy / Posted 31 minutes ago
Missouri Governor Eric Greitens is announcing a new proposal to help communities provide infrastructure improvements and help create jobs. On Friday, the governor announced the plan, saying if communities are willing to partner with the state to win... Read more
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The Columbian
Murray, Cantwell say legal marijuana relies on bankingTwo weeks ago, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded Obama-era marijuan
The Columbian / Posted 31 minutes ago
Two weeks ago, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded Obama-era marijuana rules. These rules included the Cole memo, which states the federal government will not interfere with state-approved marijuana laws. Sessions has still not clarified if... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Audit critical of New York State prisonsJanuary 19, 2018 11:07 PM State auditors say the agency in charge of inspectin
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 38 minutes ago
January 19, 2018 11:07 PM State auditors say the agency in charge of inspecting the hundreds of prisons, jails and police lock-ups across New York doesn't analyze inmate complaints that could indicate whether there's a trend of problems at those... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Last chance to build in The Basin1268 Mountain Highway will give buyers the opportunity to buy land in The Basin
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 39 minutes ago
1268 Mountain Highway will give buyers the opportunity to buy land in The Basin. BUYERS seeking to build in the outer-eastern suburb of The Basin have one last chance to snare a vacant block. Possibly the area’s final residential land release, 18... Read more
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asianage
TRAI recommends allowing in-flight internet connectivityThe Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday recommended that int
asianage / Posted 45 minutes ago
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on Friday recommended that internet services like Wi-Fi and mobile connectivity should be permitted on domestic and international flights in India. India is one of the world’s fastest-growing aviation... Read more
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dna
India at DavosThe four-day World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting at Davos in Switzerland, beginn
dna / Posted 50 minutes ago
The four-day World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting at Davos in Switzerland, beginning on January 23, will be a star-studded affair with 70 heads of state and 38 global CEOs against the backdrop of a buoyant global economy. In 2017, the world economy... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Rotten Tomatoes ranks this fall’s TV lineupPurveyors of critical analysis for nearly everything on the big and little scre
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 55 minutes ago
Purveyors of critical analysis for nearly everything on the big and little screens, Rotten Tomatoes has released the results of fall 2017 TV shows. Among the many categories covered, Rotten Tomatoes asked survey participants to vote on their... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fed official lays out a wide-ranging road map for regulationsWASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve's top official on financial regulation is putt
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve's top official on financial regulation is putting forward a wide-ranging agenda for improving the way the nation's banks are regulated, saying he wants to focus on "efficiency, transparency and simplicity." Randal... Read more
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FOX Business
Kohl's Takes the Retail Crown After a Busy Holiday SeasonComparable sales trends were sluggish for most of fiscal 2017 at department sto
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
Comparable sales trends were sluggish for most of fiscal 2017 at department stores like Kohl's (NYSE: KSS), Macy's (NYSE: M), J.C. Penney(NYSE: JCP), and Nordstrom (NYSE: JWN). Even Target (NYSE: TGT) suffered, with flat comps for the first nine... Read more
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FOX Business
Starbucks Corporation Lowered Its Expectations. Will It Meet Them?When Starbucks Corporation(NASDAQ: SBUX)last reported earnings, the global coff
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
When Starbucks Corporation(NASDAQ: SBUX)last reported earnings, the global coffee giant announced it was lowering its long-term targets for sales and earnings growth. As CEO Kevin Johnson said, this was the first time the company had revised those... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Top Chip Stocks to Buy in 2018The semiconductor industry was on a roll last year thanks to rising demand for
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
The semiconductor industry was on a roll last year thanks to rising demand for chips across industries such as smartphones, the Internet of Things, and data centers. Not surprisingly, the PHLX Semiconductor Sector index, which tracks the performance... Read more
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FOX Business
Starbucks Corporation Lowered Its Expectations. Will It Meet Them?When Starbucks Corporation(NASDAQ: SBUX)last reported earnings, the global coff
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
When Starbucks Corporation(NASDAQ: SBUX)last reported earnings, the global coffee giant announced it was lowering its long-term targets for sales and earnings growth. As CEO Kevin Johnson said, this was the first time the company had revised those... Read more
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FOX Business
Kohl's Takes the Retail Crown After a Busy Holiday SeasonComparable sales trends were sluggish for most of fiscal 2017 at department sto
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
Comparable sales trends were sluggish for most of fiscal 2017 at department stores like Kohl's (NYSE: KSS), Macy's (NYSE: M), J.C. Penney(NYSE: JCP), and Nordstrom (NYSE: JWN). Even Target (NYSE: TGT) suffered, with flat comps for the first nine... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Top Chip Stocks to Buy in 2018The semiconductor industry was on a roll last year thanks to rising demand for
FOX Business / Posted an hour ago
The semiconductor industry was on a roll last year thanks to rising demand for chips across industries such as smartphones, the Internet of Things, and data centers. Not surprisingly, the PHLX Semiconductor Sector index, which tracks the performance... Read more
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Pilipino Star
China allays 'security threats' fear over entry of Chinese telecom to PhilippinesMANILA, Philippines — China on Thursday said it has reminded Chinese enterprise
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
MANILA, Philippines — China on Thursday said it has reminded Chinese enterprises abroad to follow international and domestic laws, dousing fears of some Philippine lawmakers over “national security threats” posed by the possible entry of a Chinese... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
CNN chief Jeff Zucker has 'no interest in running ESPN,' spokesperson saysDisney has been looking for a new top executive to run the beleaguered sports m
Los Angeles Times / Posted an hour ago
Disney has been looking for a new top executive to run the beleaguered sports media giant since the sudden departure of John Skipper, who left the company Dec. 18 to deal with a drug addiction problem. The website Deadline reported Friday that... Read more
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Business Standard India
HDFC Bank is about 20 bps away from upper limit of 10-yr average NPA ratioThree quarters back, when HDFC Bank’s gross non-performing asset (NPA) ratio cl
Business Standard India / Posted an hour ago
Three quarters back, when HDFC Bank’s gross non-performing asset (NPA) ratio climbed over a per cent, the hope was that it would only be a one-off blip. But, the bank hasn’t been able to regain its sub one per cent level since then. Provisioning and... Read more
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Canberra Times
Snubbed by millennials, diamonds are no longer investors' best friend​​Diamonds are set to slump further, according to a hedge fund whose bet on mar
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
​​Diamonds are set to slump further, according to a hedge fund whose bet on marijuana made it the world's best performer in 2016. Prices of the precious gem may slump as much as 10 per cent this year as it loses appeal with younger consumers and... Read more
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dna
When numbers tell the taleIn the recent past there has been a lot of talk about the number of income tax
dna / Posted an hour ago
In the recent past there has been a lot of talk about the number of income tax payers going up, in comparison to the past. As per a question answered by minister of state for finance Ponguleti Srinivasa Reddy in the Lok Sabha on December 29, 2017,... Read more
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