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Fortune
Goldman Sachs Has Little Hope for Whole FoodsWhole Foodswfm might be trying to fight against its cheaper rivals via its 365
Goldman Sachs Has Little Hope for Whole Foods
Fortune / Posted a minute ago
Whole Foodswfm might be trying to fight against its cheaper rivals via its 365 value chain, but according to Goldman Sachs, it’s too little, too late. A team of Goldman analysts led by Stephen Tanal wrote a scathing note Tuesday downgrading the... Read more
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The News and Star
Liam Fox reveals plans for offices to boost UK business ties with USOn his first overseas trip since being named International Trade Secretary, Lia
Liam Fox reveals plans for offices to boost UK business ties with US
The News and Star / Posted a minute ago
On his first overseas trip since being named International Trade Secretary, Liam Fox has announced plans for the establishment of three new offices designed to boost British business ties with the USA. The Government offices in the cities of... Read more
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Fortune
David Einhorn Is Betting Big on DuPont Spin-off ChemoursHedge fund manager David Einhorn told investors that he thinks performance chem
David Einhorn Is Betting Big on DuPont Spin-off Chemours
Fortune / Posted a minute ago
Hedge fund manager David Einhorn told investors that he thinks performance chemicals company Chemours cc will see its earnings grow as prices for titanium dioxide (TiO2), used in the food and cosmetic industries, recover. Einhorn’s comments, in a... Read more
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News 8000
Under Armour moving to FAO Schwarz's famed NY spaceUnder Armour is moving to 5th Avenue. On an earnings call on Tuesday, CEO Kevi
Under Armour moving to FAO Schwarz's famed NY space
News 8000 / Posted a minute ago
Under Armour is moving to 5th Avenue. On an earnings call on Tuesday, CEO Kevin Plank confirmed that Under Armour will open a new flagship retail location in the space formerly owned by toy store FAO Schwarz. The new store won't open until 2019,... Read more
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SKY News
Openreach Split Urged To Improve ServicesHowever, the communications watchdog stopped short of ordering BT Group to sell
Openreach Split Urged To Improve Services
SKY News / Posted 2 minutes ago
However, the communications watchdog stopped short of ordering BT Group to sell Openreach as it sought to bolster digital communications competition. Rivals have long complained that a conflict of interest means BT is both a provider of services to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Apple expected to report weak earnings for second straight quarterApple is expected to announce Tuesday that quarterly sales fell in consecutive
Apple expected to report weak earnings for second straight quarter
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 minutes ago
Apple is expected to announce Tuesday that quarterly sales fell in consecutive quarters for the first time since 2002 as demand slows for its smartphone lineup. Financial analysts estimate that the world’s most valuable company sold about 40 million... Read more
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Market Watch
What to expect from Ford Motor earningsFord Motor Co. will deliver its second-quarter earnings report before the marke
What to expect from Ford Motor earnings
Market Watch / Posted 6 minutes ago
Ford Motor Co. will deliver its second-quarter earnings report before the market opens Thursday. FORECAST: The No. 2 U.S. car maker is expected to post earnings of 60 cents a share, according to analysts polled by Thomson Reuters, compared with 47... Read more
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Market Watch
Under Armour eyes high-end outlets, overseas expansion after earnings disappointmentUnder Armour Inc. announced plans to sell its new sportswear line in high-end o
Under Armour eyes high-end outlets, overseas expansion after earnings disappointment
Market Watch / Posted 6 minutes ago
Under Armour Inc. announced plans to sell its new sportswear line in high-end outlets, add distribution through Kohl’s Corp. in 2017, and focus on international expansion after an earnings release that disappointed investors. Under Armour shares... Read more
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The Irish Times
Firms in North say they will be hit harder by Brexit than rest of UKThe poll of business leaders in the North, undertaken at a post-Brexit event in
Firms in North say they will be hit harder by Brexit than rest of UK
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
The poll of business leaders in the North, undertaken at a post-Brexit event in Belfast on Tuesday by the Confederation of British Industry, found 89 per cent believe Brexit will hit Northern Ireland harder than the UK overall. According to 92 per... Read more
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The Irish Times
Italy races to secure privately-backed bailout of Monte PaschiItaly was last night racing to secure a privately-backed bailout of Monte dei P
Italy races to secure privately-backed bailout of Monte Paschi
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Italy was last night racing to secure a privately-backed bailout of Monte dei Paschi di Siena, the most exposed of Italy’s troubled lenders, including a plan to raise €5 billion of further capital to avert nationalisation, according to bankers and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Healthcare and consumer stocks boost European marketsHealthcare and consumer stocks helped boost European markets yesterday, leaving
Healthcare and consumer stocks boost European markets
The Irish Times / Posted 6 minutes ago
Healthcare and consumer stocks helped boost European markets yesterday, leaving some commentators speculating that low interest rates were encouraging spending. Real estate investment trust Hibernia Reit shed 1.01 per cent to close at €1.374 after... Read more
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Market Watch
Alphabet earnings bring concern about Google search growth, revenueAlphabet Inc. investors will be looking for an improvement in gross margin and
Alphabet earnings bring concern about Google search growth, revenue
Market Watch / Posted 6 minutes ago
Alphabet Inc. investors will be looking for an improvement in gross margin and search advertising trends when the company reports second-quarter earnings after the market closes on Thursday. The pressure is on for the Google parent company to top... Read more
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Salon.com
UN agency: Economy still sliding in Latin America, CaribbeanSANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The U.N.’s Economic Commission for Latin America and the
UN agency: Economy still sliding in Latin America, Caribbean
Salon.com / Posted 7 minutes ago
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — The U.N.’s Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean is projecting a 0.8 percent slide in the region’s economy this year. That’s a bit worse than last year’s 0.5 percent dip. The worst performers are expected to... Read more
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The Register
Verizon blames striking workers for dent in salesEssentially, US telecom giant's wireless and wireline revenues fell over the ye
Verizon blames striking workers for dent in sales
The Register / Posted 7 minutes ago
Essentially, US telecom giant's wireless and wireline revenues fell over the year-ago quarter. Here's a summary of VZ's Q2 2016 results: Revenues of $30.5bn were down 5.3 per cent compared to Q2 2015. Net income of $831m was down 80 per cent from... Read more
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Grainnet.com
The Andersons Opens New 2.9 Million Bushel Grain Elevator in Humboldt, TNMaumee, OH - July 26, 2016 - The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) announces its n
The Andersons Opens New 2.9 Million Bushel Grain Elevator in Humboldt, TN
Grainnet.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
Maumee, OH - July 26, 2016 - The Andersons, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANDE) announces its newly constructed 2.9 million bushel elevator in Humboldt is now receiving grain. “Opening this new elevator in Humboldt, with both train and truck loading capabilities,... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
With Shipt, Central Market reaches customers in Cedar Hill, McKinney and moreCentral Market plans to expand the reach of online grocery service Shipt to oth
With Shipt, Central Market reaches customers in Cedar Hill, McKinney and more
Dallas Morning News / Posted 9 minutes ago
Central Market plans to expand the reach of online grocery service Shipt to other areas in North Texas next week. Shipt will begin offering online shopping from Central Market stores in Dallas on Aug. 4 and in Fort Worth on Aug. 2, the companies... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Foreign buying in Metro Vancouver now pegged at 10 per centForeigners bought 9.7 per cent of homes recently sold in Metro Vancouver, accor
Foreign buying in Metro Vancouver now pegged at 10 per cent
Maple Ridge News / Posted 11 minutes ago
Foreigners bought 9.7 per cent of homes recently sold in Metro Vancouver, according to the latest real estate transaction data released by the B.C. government. That's significantly higher than the earlier estimate of 5.1 per cent issued by the... Read more
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Accounting Today
How Technology is Transforming AuditInnovation means the future for auditing is about more than just the numbers.
How Technology is Transforming Audit
Accounting Today / Posted 11 minutes ago
Innovation means the future for auditing is about more than just the numbers. It is about opening the “black box” through the use of technology, helping us to perform a more comprehensive audit and provide organizations with deeper, more actionable... Read more
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Business Standard India
Maruti Suzuki: Adverse forex spoils showOperational performance of Maruti Suzuki in the quarter ended June was largely
Maruti Suzuki: Adverse forex spoils show
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Operational performance of Maruti Suzuki in the quarter ended June was largely in line with analyst estimates. Revenues, though three per cent less than the Bloomberg consensus estimate, were 11.6 per cent higher as compared to a year ago, on the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bajaj Finance ups the ante every quarterOn a dull day of trade, Bajaj Finance's stock zoomed nearly 10 per cent to clos
Bajaj Finance ups the ante every quarter
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
On a dull day of trade, Bajaj Finance's stock zoomed nearly 10 per cent to close at Rs 9,853.40 a share on the BSE on Tuesday. The combination of strong results and announcements such as a stock-split (five shares of Rs 2 each for every share of Rs... Read more
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Business Standard India
Other income drives Maruti Suzuki profits to recordNet sales increased 12% to Rs 14,654 cr An otherwise flat profit of the countr
Other income drives Maruti Suzuki profits to record
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Net sales increased 12% to Rs 14,654 cr An otherwise flat profit of the country’s largest car maker Maruti Suzuki has been lifted by the 134 per cent jump in other income during the quarter ended... Read more
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Business Standard India
Coal mine auction system restricts competitionCAG claims under-determination of floor process led to losses of Rs 382 cr One
Coal mine auction system restricts competition
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
CAG claims under-determination of floor process led to losses of Rs 382 cr One of the most touted success stories of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at the Centre came in for criticism... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lael Brainard, donning a global lens, champions low rates at US FedLael Brainard is poised to win another round this week in her fight for the Fed
Lael Brainard, donning a global lens, champions low rates at US Fed
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Lael Brainard is poised to win another round this week in her fight for the Federal Reserve to keep interest rates low. Brainard, a Fed governor in Washington since 2014, has emerged over the last year as a leading advocate for patience, pressing... Read more
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Business Standard India
Equidate to make private firms' data publicPrivate companies like Uber and Snapchat are not legally required to share fina
Equidate to make private firms' data public
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Private companies like Uber and Snapchat are not legally required to share financial information such as their valuation or the number of shares held by investors. For investors, that lack of transparency is something of a hazard. Now Equidate, a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sensex closes below 28,000 on earnings concernsStocks dropped on Tuesday, as concern mounted that the rally that pushed up the
Sensex closes below 28,000 on earnings concerns
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Stocks dropped on Tuesday, as concern mounted that the rally that pushed up the benchmark index to near a one-year high on Monday isn't supported by corporate earnings.The Sensex lost 0.4 per cent to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sebi likely to scrap crowdfunding normsPoor response to its start-up platform, divergent views on its proposals among
Sebi likely to scrap crowdfunding norms
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Poor response to its start-up platform, divergent views on its proposals among reasonsPoor response to its start-up platform, divergent views on its proposals among reasons The Securities and Exchange Board of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sensex mirrors India Inc's transformation since 1991Only four Sensex constituents had a market capitalisation of over Rs 1,000 cr T
Sensex mirrors India Inc's transformation since 1991
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Only four Sensex constituents had a market capitalisation of over Rs 1,000 cr The benchmark Sensex has undergone a complete transformation in the past 25 years, since India embraced liberalisation.... Read more
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Business Standard India
Docomo case: Tata Sons to deposit $1.17 bn in Delhi HCPursuant to the judicial proceedings initiated by Japanese telecom giant NTT Do
Docomo case: Tata Sons to deposit $1.17 bn in Delhi HC
Business Standard India / Posted 11 minutes ago
Pursuant to the judicial proceedings initiated by Japanese telecom giant NTT Docomo, Tata Sons Ltd on Tuesday agreed to deposit the full sum of $1.17 billion, in line with a June 23 London Court of International Arbitration award against them with... Read more
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Business Standard India
146,000 ultra HNIs in India in FY16: ReportThe total wealth of the ultra HNIs, or those with a networth of over Rs
146,000 ultra HNIs in India in FY16
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
: ReportThe total wealth of the ultra HNIs, or those with a networth of over Rs 25 cr, grew by five per cent to Rs 1.35 lakh cr Growth of ultra-high networth individuals (HNIs) in the country slowed to under seven... Read more
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Business Standard India
IDFC Bank quarterly net profit upLender had listed on the bourses only last year and therefore the year-on-year
IDFC Bank quarterly net profit up
Business Standard India / Posted 12 minutes ago
Lender had listed on the bourses only last year and therefore the year-on-year comparative figure isn't available Private sector lender IDFC Bank, which announced its April-June results on Tuesday, reported a 60 per... Read more
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