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Sun-Sentinel
Universal Insurance Holdings expands to 13th stateFort Lauderdale-based Universal Insurance Holdings has expanded into Alabama an
Universal Insurance Holdings expands to 13th state
Sun-Sentinel / Posted moments ago
Fort Lauderdale-based Universal Insurance Holdings has expanded into Alabama and Minnesota and now writes policies in 13 states. The publicly traded company operates Universal Property and Casualty, which has supplanted state-run Citizens Property... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Falling home prices? Don't count on it, report saysIf you're waiting on home prices to fall before jumping into the market, you co
Falling home prices? Don't count on it, report says
Sun-Sentinel / Posted moments ago
If you're waiting on home prices to fall before jumping into the market, you could be sitting on the sideline awhile. The likelihood of price declines in South Florida in the next two years is extremely low, according to a summer forecast released... Read more
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Market Watch
Tractor Supply Co. warning sends stock slidingTractor Supply Co. issued weak second-quarter guidance and lowered its annual o
Tractor Supply Co. warning sends stock sliding
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Tractor Supply Co. issued weak second-quarter guidance and lowered its annual outlook amid weakness in many of the retailer's big-ticket and seasonal categories. Shares of the Brentwood, Tenn., company -- up 11% this year -- fell 6.8% to $88.75 in... Read more
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Market Watch
Progress Software stock gains on sales boostProgress Software Corp. reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings a
Progress Software stock gains on sales boost
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Progress Software Corp. reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings as higher sales offset the effect of currency fluctuations. Shares, up 5% this year, rose 5.2% to $26.50 in after-hours trading. Sales outside of North America account... Read more
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Market Watch
Dow industrials just 320 points shy of its pre-Brexit closeIt’s not quite a comeback just yet. But after stocks were thrashed following th
Dow industrials just 320 points shy of its pre-Brexit close
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
It’s not quite a comeback just yet. But after stocks were thrashed following the U. K.s' decision to sever ties with the European Union, Wall Street has been steadily creeping back to its pre-Brexit levels. Source: FactSet Last summer, stocks were... Read more
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Market Watch
Pier 1 Imports joins in weak retail resultsPier 1 Imports Inc. reported a loss in its latest quarter as flagging sales pro
Pier 1 Imports joins in weak retail results
Market Watch / Posted 2 minutes ago
Pier 1 Imports Inc. reported a loss in its latest quarter as flagging sales prompted profit-eating discounts, adding the home-goods retailer to the ranks of retailers posting disappointing results. "Our first-quarter sales were not as strong as we... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Deutsche, Santander fail Fed's stress test, Morgan Stanley gets conditional approval"The benefits of CCAR are an absolute rise in capital ratios and risk managemen
Deutsche, Santander fail Fed's stress test, Morgan Stanley gets conditional approval
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 minutes ago
"The benefits of CCAR are an absolute rise in capital ratios and risk management," said Mike Alix, a bank consultant at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Photo: Bloomberg US bank subsidiaries of Deutsche Bank and Banco Santander yet again failed the Federal... Read more
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Salon.com
Giant diamond doesn’t find buyer at Sotheby’s sale in LondonLONDON (AP) — Turns out the largest diamond discovered in over a century may no
Giant diamond doesn’t find buyer at Sotheby’s sale in London
Salon.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
LONDON (AP) — Turns out the largest diamond discovered in over a century may not be worth all that much. The tennis ball-sized Lesedi la Rona failed to find a buyer Tuesday, a disappointing result for a stone which had described as “the find of a... Read more
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The Register
Internet takes another step away from US govt and into ICANN's handsThe internet's move away from US government control took a significant step for
Internet takes another step away from US govt and into ICANN's hands
The Register / Posted 3 minutes ago
The internet's move away from US government control took a significant step forward Wednesday with the signing of a new contract. The agreement between DNS overseer ICANN and the five regional internet registries (RIRs) AFRINIC, APNIC, ARIN, LACNIC... Read more
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The Register
Cali bloke accused of illegally trousering $68k using mom's Apple AuthenTec gobble tip-offA California chap is accused of illegally using inside information to pocket mo
Cali bloke accused of illegally trousering $68k using mom's Apple AuthenTec gobble tip-off
The Register / Posted 3 minutes ago
A California chap is accused of illegally using inside information to pocket more than $68,000 when Apple took over mobile security biz AuthenTec. Andrew Kerr, 41, of Livermore, allegedly got a tip-off from his mom about the upcoming acquisition and... Read more
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The Register
While you filled your face at Noodles and Co, malware was slurping your bank cardsAmerican fast-food chain Noodles and Company says malware got into its sales re
While you filled your face at Noodles and Co, malware was slurping your bank cards
The Register / Posted 3 minutes ago
American fast-food chain Noodles and Company says malware got into its sales registers, allowing it to slurp customers' payment card numbers. The biz admitted today that hundreds of restaurants in 28 US states were infected with card-stealing... Read more
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Salon.com
How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on WednesdayStocks closed broadly higher on Wednesday for a second day as worries continued
How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday
Salon.com / Posted 3 minutes ago
Stocks closed broadly higher on Wednesday for a second day as worries continued to ease over Britain’s vote to leave the European Union. The gains over Tuesday and Wednesday erased more than half of the losses U.S. markets suffered in the fallout... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
3 banks just got tagged in latest Fed 'stress test'The Federal Research Wednesday challenged three banks' capital plans in round t
3 banks just got tagged in latest Fed 'stress test'
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 4 minutes ago
The Federal Research Wednesday challenged three banks' capital plans in round two of its annual stress test, but the other 30 banks tested got the green light to give money back to investors. The Fed took issue with the capital plans of two banks,... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Gareth Southgate has no interest in becoming new England boss - reportsEngland Under-21s manager Gareth Southgate has no interest in succeeding Roy Ho
Gareth Southgate has no interest in becoming new England boss - reports
Kingston Guardian / Posted 4 minutes ago
England Under-21s manager Gareth Southgate has no interest in succeeding Roy Hodgson, according to reports. Monday's humiliating Euro 2016 last-16 exit to Iceland led to the well-travelled 68-year-old's immediate resignation and left the national... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Pending home sales slow in May amid shortage of affordable homesPending home sales slipped in May after three straight months of steady climbs,
Pending home sales slow in May amid shortage of affordable homes
KING5 Seattle / Posted 5 minutes ago
Pending home sales slipped in May after three straight months of steady climbs, as potential buyers continue to be thwarted by a shortage of affordable homes. The Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator based on the number of contracts... Read more
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Canberra Times
Fonterra announces lower Australian farmgate milk priceFonterra Co-operative Group's Australia unit said it was cutting its farmgate m
Fonterra announces lower Australian farmgate milk price
Canberra Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
Fonterra Co-operative Group's Australia unit said it was cutting its farmgate milk price next season to $4.75 per kgMS, down from the current price of $5.00 per kgMS. The co-operative said that the lower price reflected current market conditions and... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
3 banks just got tagged in latest Fed 'stress test'The Federal Research Wednesday challenged three banks' capital plans in round t
3 banks just got tagged in latest Fed 'stress test'
KING5 Seattle / Posted 5 minutes ago
The Federal Research Wednesday challenged three banks' capital plans in round two of its annual stress test, but the other 30 banks tested got the green light giving investors and consumers greater faith in the strength of the financial system. All... Read more
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Canberra Times
Deutsche, Santander fail Fed's stress test, Morgan Stanley gets conditional approvalUS bank subsidiaries of Deutsche Bank and Banco Santander yet again failed the
Deutsche, Santander fail Fed's stress test, Morgan Stanley gets conditional approval
Canberra Times / Posted 5 minutes ago
US bank subsidiaries of Deutsche Bank and Banco Santander yet again failed the Federal Reserve's stress test due to "broad and substantial weaknesses" in their capital planning processes. The Fed gave Morgan Stanley only a conditional pass, saying... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
3 banks just got tagged in latest Fed 'stress test'The Federal Research Wednesday challenged three banks' capital plans in round t
3 banks just got tagged in latest Fed 'stress test'
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 minutes ago
The Federal Research Wednesday challenged three banks' capital plans in round two of its annual stress test, but the other 30 banks tested got the green light to give money back to investors. The Fed took issue with the capital plans of two banks,... Read more
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First Coast News
3 banks just got tagged in latest Fed 'stress test'Three banks' capital plans got challenged by the Federal Reserve Wednesday in r
3 banks just got tagged in latest Fed 'stress test'
First Coast News / Posted 6 minutes ago
Three banks' capital plans got challenged by the Federal Reserve Wednesday in round two of its stress test, but the other 30 tested got the green light to give money back to investors. In reporting the results of round two of its bank stress tests,... Read more
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Goal.com
Gareth Southgate rules out replacing Roy Hodgson as England manager - Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe RUMOURS: Southgate rules out re
Gareth Southgate rules out replacing Roy Hodgson as England manager
Goal.com / Posted 6 minutes ago
- Goal.com Rest of the World Rest of Europe RUMOURS: Southgate rules out replacing Hodgson as England manager The 45-year-old is not interested in taking the role, even on an... Read more
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Western Advocate
Brexit set to force Reserve Bank's hand on interest ratesWe are now beginning stage two of the Brexit fallout: Falling interest rates ar
Brexit set to force Reserve Bank's hand on interest rates
Western Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
We are now beginning stage two of the Brexit fallout: Falling interest rates around the world. And Australia will be no exception. We are now beginning stage two of the Brexit fallout. We have witnessed the immediate shock and the accompanying... Read more
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Western Advocate
MG milk price reveals cost of clawbacksClawbacks strike hard as Murray Goulburn release their farmgate price for next
MG milk price reveals cost of clawbacks
Western Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
Clawbacks strike hard as Murray Goulburn release their farmgate price for next season. UPDATED: 3.30pm | Dairy farmers devastated Dairy farmers have been left devastated after Murray Goulburn’s milk price announcement fell far from already-low... Read more
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Western Advocate
Milk giant looks ahead, farmers look for supportVIC: Fonterra wants to "focus on the future" while Victorian dairy farmers are
Milk giant looks ahead, farmers look for support
Western Advocate / Posted 7 minutes ago
VIC: Fonterra wants to "focus on the future" while Victorian dairy farmers are pondering theirs after the dairy giant announced its milk price. FONTERRA Australia has announced an opening farmgate milk price of $4.75 a kilogram of milk solids for... Read more
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Business Standard India
Decline in weak companies good for banks, says FMFinance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday described the decline in the number
Decline in weak companies good for banks, says FM
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday described the decline in the number of weak companies and deleveraging of stressed companies as a positive development for the banking sector as it increases th ability to pay back loans. The comments came... Read more
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Business Standard India
Start-ups getting less moneyAngel investors seem more supportive of start-ups in India than venture capital
Start-ups getting less money
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Angel investors seem more supportive of start-ups in India than venture capital firms. Funding at the seed stage has suffered less than the squeeze in funding at Series-A, B and C stages for start-ups. An analysis of start-up funding, month-wise and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt nod to Rs 6,000-cr road projects in 3 statesThe Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved four-laning of three
Govt nod to Rs 6,000-cr road projects in 3 states
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved four-laning of three national highways in Punjab, Odisha and Maharashtra, at an investment of nearly Rs 6,000 crore, mainly to ease traffic on busy routes. CCEA approved development of... Read more
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Business Standard India
NSEL scam: ED to widen probe, fresh attachmentsThe Enforcement Directorate (ED) is set to widen its probe and initiate fresh r
NSEL scam: ED to widen probe, fresh attachments
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is set to widen its probe and initiate fresh round of attachment proceedings in connection with its money laundering probe into the Rs 5,600-crore alleged payment crisis scam at National Spot Exchange Limited... Read more
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Business Standard India
India jumps 19 spots in logistic performanceImprovement in services for exporters has pushed the country 19 places higher i
India jumps 19 spots in logistic performance
Business Standard India / Posted 8 minutes ago
Improvement in services for exporters has pushed the country 19 places higher in the World Bank group's Logistics Performance Index (LPI). Among 160 countries, it stood at 35, based on six criteria that impact export shipment. The LPI has been... Read more
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Northumberland Today
$4.2-million expansion for Colborne businessA private-public investment at Cam Tran Co. in Colborne has created 16 new jobs
$4.2-million expansion for Colborne business
Northumberland Today / Posted 8 minutes ago
A private-public investment at Cam Tran Co. in Colborne has created 16 new jobs over the past year and added 25,000-square feet to its three transformer manufacturing and refurbishment facility sites on Industrial Park Road. The entire expansion was... Read more
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