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Sydney Morning Herald
Deadpool helps 21st Century Fox studio deliver strong resultDeadpool proved to be a box office hit for 21st Century Fox. The success of De
Deadpool helps 21st Century Fox studio deliver strong result
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted moments ago
Deadpool proved to be a box office hit for 21st Century Fox. The success of Deadpool, strong ratings on Fox News, higher affiliate fees and advertising revenue have helped 21st Century Fox increase its third quarter revenue. For the quarter, 21st... Read more
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Business Insider
Jim Chanos is betting against Elon Musk ― here's whyBillionaire hedge fund manager Jim Chanos is betting against Elon Musk. Here's
Jim Chanos is betting against Elon Musk ― here's why
Business Insider / Posted moments ago
Billionaire hedge fund manager Jim Chanos is betting against Elon Musk. Here's Chanos on the issue: One of our historical sign posts, of a company in trouble is when numbers of senior people leave over a short period of time. Tesla fits that bill.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASX seen caught in global slowdownLocal shares are poised to fall at the open, as US stocks ended lower and base
ASX seen caught in global slowdown
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted moments ago
Local shares are poised to fall at the open, as US stocks ended lower and base metals fell overnight on global growth worries. What you need2know SPI futures down 15pts or 0.3% to 5235 at 6.15am Sydney time In New York, bank shares were among the... Read more
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Business Insider
Fitbit is getting destroyedEarnings topped analysts' expectations, but guidance for the current quarter mi
Fitbit is getting destroyed
Business Insider / Posted moments ago
Earnings topped analysts' expectations, but guidance for the current quarter missed even the lowest forecast. The company reported adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.10, beating the forecast for $0.02 according to Bloomberg. Revenues totaled... Read more
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Business Insider
A hedge fund manager who called the oil crash thinks Saudi Arabia's economy is 'unsustainable'"Saudi Arabia is economically unsustainable," Schreiber said at the Sohn Invest
A hedge fund manager who called the oil crash thinks Saudi Arabia's economy is 'unsustainable'
Business Insider / Posted moments ago
"Saudi Arabia is economically unsustainable," Schreiber said at the Sohn Investment Conference Wednesday. The bet is at least partially tied to the oil price. Saudi Arabia's economy is heavily dependent on the price of oil, which is currently... Read more
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Business Wire
TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. Announces Quarter Ended March 31, 2016 Financial Results; Board Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.39 Per Share for the Second Fiscal Quarter of 2016NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. (NYSE: TSLX, or the “Com
TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. Announces Quarter Ended March 31, 2016 Financial Results; Board Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.39 Per Share for the Second Fiscal Quarter of 2016
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TPG Specialty Lending, Inc. (NYSE: TSLX, or the “Company”) today reported net investment income of $23.2 million, or $0.42 per share, for the quarter ended March 31, 2016. Net asset value per share was $15.11 at March 31,... Read more
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Business Wire
World First Launch Helps Online Sellers Worldwide Sell in JapanAUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Award-winning, international FinTech payments a
World First Launch Helps Online Sellers Worldwide Sell in Japan
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Award-winning, international FinTech payments and currency experts, World First, is launching a new service in Japan providing access to a new market for online sellers worldwide. International merchants selling to... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Europe Central Bank to halt production of 500-euro billsFRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Production of the 500-euro banknote is being disconti
Europe Central Bank to halt production of 500-euro bills
WBOC Salisbury / Posted a minute ago
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Production of the 500-euro banknote is being discontinued amid concerns it had become too popular among crooks and money launderers. The European Central Bank, the monetary authority for the 19 countries that use the shared... Read more
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Business Wire
Atmos Energy Declares Regular Quarterly DividendDALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ATO) said today that i
Atmos Energy Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ATO) said today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend on the company’s common stock of 42 cents per share. The indicated annual dividend is $1.68. The dividend will be paid... Read more
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Business Wire
Leading Dog Daycare Franchise Undergoes Major Brand ReinventionPHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This year, U.S. pet industry expenditures are expecti
Leading Dog Daycare Franchise Undergoes Major Brand Reinvention
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This year, U.S. pet industry expenditures are expecting to rise to an all-time high of $62.75 billion. As the industry continues to flourish, Dogtopia is preparing for accelerated growth with the help of a revitalized... Read more
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Business Wire
American Water Reports First Quarter 2016 ResultsVOORHEES, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE: AWK)
American Water Reports First Quarter 2016 Results
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
VOORHEES, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE: AWK) today reported results for the quarter ended March 31, 2016. “Our first quarter results demonstrate that American Water employees continue to grow our business by... Read more
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Business Wire
Sunoco Logistics Announces Continued Growth in Earnings, Distributable Cash Flow and Distribution for First Quarter 2016NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. (NYSE: SXL
Sunoco Logistics Announces Continued Growth in Earnings, Distributable Cash Flow and Distribution for First Quarter 2016
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NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. (NYSE: SXL) (the "Partnership") today announced results for the first quarter 2016. Adjusted EBITDA for the three months ended March 31, 2016 was $349 million, a $128 million... Read more
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Business Wire
HCA to Present at May Healthcare ConferencesNASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HCA) is scheduled
HCA to Present at May Healthcare Conferences
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--HCA Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HCA) is scheduled to present at the following healthcare conferences in May 2016. May 11, 2016 at 8:40 a.m. (PDT) at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2016 Health Care Conference held at... Read more
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Business Wire
CMA Publishes Provisional Findings in Connection with Recall AcquisitionBOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the storage an
CMA Publishes Provisional Findings in Connection with Recall Acquisition
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the storage and information management services company, reports that the United Kingdom’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) published its provisional findings in connection with... Read more
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Business Wire
Systemically Important Mexican Banks Ready to Meet Additional Capital RequirementsMONTERREY, Mexico--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The seven systemically important Mexican ba
Systemically Important Mexican Banks Ready to Meet Additional Capital Requirements
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
MONTERREY, Mexico--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The seven systemically important Mexican banks (G-SIBs) recently selected by the local regulator (Comision Nacional Bancaria y de Valores), currently committed to the capital rules required by Basel III, are ready... Read more
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Business Wire
H&E Equipment Services, Inc. Announces Extension of Consent Solicitation For Its 7% Senior Notes Due 2022 (CUSIP No. 404030 AE8)BATON ROUGE, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: HEES)
H&E Equipment Services, Inc. Announces Extension of Consent Solicitation For Its 7% Senior Notes Due 2022 (CUSIP No. 404030 AE8)
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
BATON ROUGE, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: HEES) (the “Company”) announced that the Company has extended, until 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on May 11, 2016, the expiration time for its previously announced... Read more
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Business Wire
Atmos Energy Corporation Reports Earnings for Fiscal 2016 Second Quarter and Six Months; Tightens Fiscal 2016 Guidance RangeDALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ATO) today reported co
Atmos Energy Corporation Reports Earnings for Fiscal 2016 Second Quarter and Six Months; Tightens Fiscal 2016 Guidance Range
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ATO) today reported consolidated results for its fiscal 2016 second quarter and six months ended March 31, 2016. Fiscal 2016 second quarter consolidated net income, excluding net unrealized... Read more
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Business Wire
Belmond Ltd. Reports First Quarter 2016 ResultsHAMILTON, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Belmond Ltd. (NYSE:BEL) (the “Company”), ow
Belmond Ltd. Reports First Quarter 2016 Results
Business Wire / Posted a minute ago
HAMILTON, Bermuda--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Belmond Ltd. (NYSE:BEL) (the “Company”), owners, part-owners or managers of 46 luxury hotel, restaurant, tourist train and river cruise properties operating in 23 countries, today announced its results for the... Read more
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Business Wire
Tribune Publishing’s Board Unanimously Rejects Gannett’s Unsolicited ProposalCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tribune Publishing Co. (NYSE: TPUB) today sent a lett
Tribune Publishing’s Board Unanimously Rejects Gannett’s Unsolicited Proposal
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CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tribune Publishing Co. (NYSE: TPUB) today sent a letter to Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) in response to its April 12, unsolicited proposal to acquire all outstanding shares of Tribune Publishing common stock for $12.25 per... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Industry boom raising house valuesAerial view of Taradale. Photo / Paul Taylor Booming industries and an influx
Industry boom raising house values
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 minutes ago
Aerial view of Taradale. Photo / Paul Taylor Booming industries and an influx of interest from outside the region are being touted as the reasons for the Hawke's Bay housing market's steady growth. The latest monthly QV House Price Index shows the... Read more
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FOX Business
MetLife Shares Slump As Insurer's Profit And Sales Miss EstimatesMetLife Inc. shares slumped 2% in after-hours trading Wednesday, after the insu
MetLife Shares Slump As Insurer's Profit And Sales Miss Estimates
FOX Business / Posted 3 minutes ago
MetLife Inc. shares slumped 2% in after-hours trading Wednesday, after the insurance company missed profit and revenue estimates for its first quarter. The company said it had net income of $2.2 billion, or $1.98 a share, in the quarter, compared... Read more
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FOX Business
Why SolarCity Corp's Shares Plunged Again on WednesdayImage source: SolarCity. What: Shares of residential solar giant SolarCity Cor
Why SolarCity Corp's Shares Plunged Again on Wednesday
FOX Business / Posted 3 minutes ago
Image source: SolarCity. What: Shares of residential solar giant SolarCity Corp had another rough day Wednesday, falling 10.6% after a 10.5% drop on Tuesday. So what: Today's drop was driven by hedge fund manager Jim Chanos saying SolarCity will... Read more
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FOX Business
U.S. Stocks Slump After Private-sector Jobs, Productivity DisappointU.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday for a second straight session after a num
U.S. Stocks Slump After Private-sector Jobs, Productivity Disappoint
FOX Business / Posted 3 minutes ago
U.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday for a second straight session after a number of economic reports suggested the economy is struggling to regain momentum. Stronger-than-expected service-sector ISM index was not enough to balance disappointing... Read more
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FOX Business
TripAdvisor Shares Fall After Quarterly Results MissTripAdvisor Inc. shares dropped in the extended session Wednesday after the tra
TripAdvisor Shares Fall After Quarterly Results Miss
FOX Business / Posted 3 minutes ago
TripAdvisor Inc. shares dropped in the extended session Wednesday after the travel-booking website fell short of Wall Street estimates for the first quarter. TripAdvisor shares fell 6.9% to $58.75 after hours. The company reported adjusted... Read more
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FOX Business
Tesla Shares Higher After Narrower-forecast Quarterly LossTesla Motors Inc. shares rose more than 7% late Wednesday after the electric-ca
Tesla Shares Higher After Narrower-forecast Quarterly Loss
FOX Business / Posted 3 minutes ago
Tesla Motors Inc. shares rose more than 7% late Wednesday after the electric-car maker reported a narrower-than-expected first-quarter adjusted loss and quarterly sales in line with Wall Street expectations. Tesla said it lost $75 million in the... Read more
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FOX Business
Kraft Heinz Rallies As First-quarter Earnings Beat ExpectationsKraft Heinz Co. shares rose in Wednesday's extended session after the packaged-
Kraft Heinz Rallies As First-quarter Earnings Beat Expectations
FOX Business / Posted 3 minutes ago
Kraft Heinz Co. shares rose in Wednesday's extended session after the packaged-foods giant posted better-than-expected quarterly earnings. Kraft Heinz reported its first-quarter earnings rose to $896 million, or 73 cents a share, from $276 million,... Read more
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FOX Business
Fitbit Shares Plunge On Weak Quarterly OutlookShares of Fitbit Inc. plunged 12% in after-hours trade Wednesday after the comp
Fitbit Shares Plunge On Weak Quarterly Outlook
FOX Business / Posted 3 minutes ago
Shares of Fitbit Inc. plunged 12% in after-hours trade Wednesday after the company issued much weaker-than-expected guidance for the second quarter, despite posting a top- and bottom-line beat for the first quarter. The company reported first-quarter... Read more
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FOX Business
Why Nektar Therapeutics Inc Is Dropping TodayImage source: Images_of_Money via Flickr Creative Commons. What: Shareholders
Why Nektar Therapeutics Inc Is Dropping Today
FOX Business / Posted 3 minutes ago
Image source: Images_of_Money via Flickr Creative Commons. What: Shareholders ofNektar Therapeutics are having a bit of a rough day; the company's stock has dropped more than 10% as of 3:45 p.m. ET today after investors got a good look at the... Read more
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FOX Business
Weight Watchers' Stock Soars After Results Beat Expectations, Outlook RaisedShares of Weight Watchers International Inc. rocketed 12% in after-hours trade
Weight Watchers' Stock Soars After Results Beat Expectations, Outlook Raised
FOX Business / Posted 3 minutes ago
Shares of Weight Watchers International Inc. rocketed 12% in after-hours trade Wednesday, after the weight management services company reported a narrower-than-expected first-quarter loss and raised its full-year profit outlook. For the latest... Read more
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Whole Foods Shares Jump In After Hours After Profit Beat ExpectationsWhole Foods Market Inc. shares jumped 3.7% in after hours trading Wednesday aft
Whole Foods Shares Jump In After Hours After Profit Beat Expectations
FOX Business / Posted 3 minutes ago
Whole Foods Market Inc. shares jumped 3.7% in after hours trading Wednesday after third-quarter earnings beat expectations. The healthy food grocer said it had net income of $142 million, or 44 cents per share, down from $158 million, or 44 cents per... Read more
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