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by | November 14, 2017 | 16:38

It also decided the merger could bolster competition in the wholesale sector, rather than dent it as many of Booker's competitors argued, because the firm could benefit from improved suppliers' terms - with the savings being passed on to its own customers.

by | November 14, 2017 | 16:19

Amazon can often tout numbers suggesting that they have millions of subscribers to their video service, but these numbers are muddied by the fact that everyone who signs up for Amazon Prime (2-day delivery on nearly everything) comes with free access to the video catalog.

by | November 14, 2017 | 16:06

After $2.25 actual earnings per share reported by Home Depot Inc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -20.00% negative EPS growth. (The) by 13.3% in the second quarter. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available at the SEC website . Shares for $4.57 million were sold by Roseborough Teresa Wynn on Wednesday, May 17.

by | November 14, 2017 | 12:41

The agreement follows an October 3 Uber board meeting, in which directors voted to move forward with an investment from SoftBank. "Upon closing, it will help fuel our investments in technology and our continued expansion at home and overseas, while strengthening our corporate governance", he said.

by | November 14, 2017 | 10:20

Gardner Lewis Asset Management LP sold 7,248 shares as Walt Disney Company/The (DIS)'s stock declined 2.31%. Among active positions in the latest quarter, 844 holders increased their positions by a total of 49.13 million shares, 956 holders decreased the positions by a total of 73.78 million shares, and 213 holders held their positions.

by | November 14, 2017 | 08:27

Shell announced in London that it had agreed to sell down nearly two thirds of its remaining stake Woodside Petroleum for $US1.7 billion ($A2.2 billion). Originally, Shell it agreed to retain a 4.8% stake but such was the demand it made a decision to sell the whole lot to raise US$2.7bn (A$3.5bn). A sell down of Shell's 98 million shares in Canadian Natural Resources, worth around $2.8 billion "is only a matter of time", TPH said in a note.

by | November 14, 2017 | 08:23

About 524,934 shares traded. General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has declined 4.46% since November 12, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 4.16% the S&P500. JP Morgan maintained the shares of GE in report on Wednesday, November 1 with "Underweight" rating. General Electric is slashing its coveted stock dividend in half and getting even smaller by selling storied businesses such as its railroad and light bulb units.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:57

California argues that the reproductive fact act regulates the healthcare industry and helps women know the state has programs providing birth control and abortions . "Critics of pregnancy centers claim that this is not enough", a 2016 Care Net report stated. Lawyers for the centers say that their clients, out of religious objections, do not refer patients for abortion and that they can not be compelled to post the notification.

by | November 14, 2017 | 03:23

Boaty was the notable title Brits voted to call a United Kingdom research vessel past year, so Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Andrew Constance said they went for Ferry McFerryface instead. The original Boaty McBoatface vote ended with the vessel being named RSS Sir David Attenborough , with a smaller submersible taking the title. While others said the name makes a mockery of the distinguished Australians who have their names on the ferries.

by | November 13, 2017 | 23:06

The Kansas City Star reported on Monday that Attorney General Josh Hawley has issued subpoenas to Google as part of the investigation. "However, we have strong privacy protections in place for our users and continue to operate in a highly competitive and dynamic environment", Lenihan said.

by | November 13, 2017 | 21:35

Brookfield Property Partners LP is offering $18.8 billion in stock and cash to buy out the shares of USA shopping mall owner GGP Inc . that it does not already own, doubling down on the future of brick-and-mortar retail as many merchants come under pressure from e-commerce.

by | November 13, 2017 | 20:20

A redshirt freshman, Kelley had started Arkansas' previous four games before resuming his spot as the backup to Austin Allen in Saturday's 33-10 loss to LSU. Bielema has not yet publicly announced disciplinary actions against Kelley, who is still listed as a second-string quarterback for now alongside Ty Storey.

by | November 13, 2017 | 20:04

The rise, despite a high base effect, was mainly on account of increase in prices of vegetables, which rose 3.8% month on month. As per the data released by Central Statistics Office (CSO), the October inflation for the food basket increased to 1.9%.

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:59

Stalled CO2 emissions from 2014 through 2016 - due to better energy efficiency, a boom in renewables, and reduced coal use in China - raised expectations that the world had turned the corner. "After having more or less no growth for three years, the global Carbon dioxide emission is expected to pop up in 2017 by about 2 per cent to a record high".

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:24

If the Lions are going to catch the Vikings, they have to take care of business at Soldier Field in Week 11, and complete the season sweep at home on Thanksgiving. Offensively, the Bears are averaging 16.7 points and 291.6 total yards (169.8 in passing and 121.8 in rushing) per game. Hundley has gotten better with every start and is still trending upwards.

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:22

According to a press report which appeared in the local Sunday Times newspaper titled, "How the Treasury Blocked Zuma", the publication claims that Zuma planned to announce free education in his parliament address but was stopped by the National Treasury.

by | November 13, 2017 | 18:09

On November 12, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba reported a record $25.3bn in sales on Singles' Day. The date of November 11 emerged as a counter-cultural antidote to the sentimentality of Valentine's Day. Of that total, 90% of the GMV was on mobile, settled via Alipay. Consumer spending in China accounted for 40 percent of the GDP, compared with nearly 70 percent for the U.S.

by | November 13, 2017 | 16:36

Qualcomm, which makes the Snapdragon chips found in smartphones and tablets, is the world's No. 3 chip supplier, according to research firm Gartner, trailing Intel and Samsung. Its own board similarly thinks that the offer undervalues the company and NXPs shares were trading above Qualcomms offer. On Monday, Qualcomm said in a press release that the San Diego, Calif.

by | November 13, 2017 | 11:40

And with fears of a resurgent One Nation ahead of the Queensland election, it's worth recalling that within a year of 11 PHON members being elected in 1998 had left the party and One Nation was deregistered in Queensland by August 1999.

by | November 13, 2017 | 06:20

He further stated that " Many , many investors just see the change in hash rate, but they can not support such a big bitcoin cash price". The recent cancellation of the SegWit2X update has paved the way for a bearish bitcoin market.

by | November 13, 2017 | 04:40

Just yesterday, the film's director Sanjay Leela Bhansali came to the film's defense and said that he made it with a lot of sincerity, hard work and responsibility. "Moreover, what we can do on our level will also be decided after the committee watches the film", Kataria said. It will only be decided after watching the film.

by | November 13, 2017 | 04:24

The Washington Post broke a bombshell story last Thursday, alleging that Moore has a history of sexual abuse and dating teenagers. "We worked with our media partner and FOX news to stop our ad from airing during the Sean Hannity Show".

by | November 13, 2017 | 03:56

Beathard will get the nod. Beathard will return to the reserve role he held at the beginning of the season. Additionally, wide receiver Sterling Shepard, who had arguably his best performance with the team, appeared to suffer a hamstring injury that caused him to come up lame on an Eli Manning fade.

by | November 13, 2017 | 03:31

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer can set up a dream climax to the 2017 season at the ATP World Tour Finals, but organisers are sweating on the Spaniard's fitness and a new crop are itching to spoil the party. The Swiss ace, who is making his 15th appearance at the end-of-season event, secured a 6-4 7-6 victory over his American opponent who, in contrast, was making his tournament debut following his victory at last week's Paris Masters.

by | November 13, 2017 | 02:42

Trump is in Vietnam as part of a almost two-week tour of Asia, and North Korea's nuclear weapons program has been a major talking point with his Japanese, South Korean and Chinese counterparts. South Korean military said it's the first time since 2007 that the three battle groups of the USS Ronald Reagan, the Theodore Roosevelt and the Nimitz have operated together in the Western Pacific.