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South Africa's economy rides on farming, trade, expands 3.1% in q4 2017

The South African economy has been heading in a stronger direction in recent weeks, riding a wave of positive sentiment following the election of Cyril Ramaphos...


William Hill gives up Australian business in £170m deal

Disposal proceeds, net of costs, would be used initially to reduce group indebtedness and invested to support further growth of William Hill. The Australian u...


Target Earnings Miss, Outlook Weak Despite Strong Online Sales Growth

Barclays Capital upgraded Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) rating on Friday, January 5. Excluding items, the Minneapolis-based group earned a profit of US$1.37...


Coinbase is launching its own cryptocurrency index fund

Coinbase is launching a weighted index fund for cryptocurrencies. In November, Coinbase surpassed Charles Schwab in number of customer accounts. That being...


Lego on the up after first sales and profits fall since 2004

But the plastic brick giant said it was focusing on "stabilising" the business in 2018 and had started to see signs of recovery at the end of past year. But its...


Walmart (WMT) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Credit Suisse Group

It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Jefferies Group set a $105.00 price target on Walmart and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Tue...


QTS Realty Trust (NYSE:QTS) Downgraded by Jefferies Group to "Hold"

Raymond James Financial cut shares of QTS Realty Trust from an outperform rating to an underperform rating in a report on Wednesday, February 21st. The firm ear...


Lyft Follows Uber, Launches Healthcare Ride Program To Help Small Practices

Allscripts will integrate Lyft's technology into its electronic medical records system to eliminate the need for someone to manually order rides. Numerous pr...


Purchases New Stake in Dicks Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS)

Class B (NYSE:NKE). It provides hardlines, including sporting goods equipment, fitness equipment, golf equipment, and hunting and fishing gear products; apparel...


Ashtead Group (AHT) Receives "Buy" Rating from Liberum Capital

The firm has "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, November 8. (NASDAQ:CBAY) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, July 17 by H.C. Wainwright...


Bill Turnbull reveals he has prostate cancer in poignant interview

The TV and radio presenter broke the news to his fans on Twitter, and said he discovered in November that the disease had also spread to the bone - putting him ...


Target 4Q short on profit, but revenue exceeds

That jumps to $15 by the end of 2020. The company said it would introduce free two-day shipping without a membership requirement, following larger rival Walma...


Mumbai Airport named world's best for quality service

The airport also ranked sixth in a Top 10 list of global airports by Condé Nast Traveler 2017 Readers' Choice Awards and one of North America's best airports by...


Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Trims Stake in Amazon.com, Inc

Ami Asset Management Corp who had been investing in On Assignment for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $4.05B market cap company. The stock decrea...


SFIO summons ICICI Bank's Chanda Kochhar; Stock recovers after slight setback

The summons were sent to seek clarifications only, sources indicated. In a letter addressed to the heads of 31 banks, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has dir...


PNB fraud: CBI detains Gitanjali Group's vice-president Vipul Chitalia

Modi, his family and Choksi had left the country in early January. "There was a look-out notice against him, hence the immigration officials detained him at t...


USA seeks to delay vote in Qualcomm-Broadcom takeover

It also said Broadcom's claims it was unaware of the CFIUS process had "no basis in fact". Broadcoms acquisition of Qualcomm may be in trouble from an unexpec...


Woman tries to open plane door during flight, claims to be God

A woman has been detained at Boise Airport, Idaho, after she reportedly tried to open the plane door during a flight from San Francisco to Boise on Monday morni...


YSRCP, TDP leaders protest for special status of Andhra Pradesh

The Ministry of Finance has confirmed that granting Special Category Status to Andhra Pradesh would be highly sceptical. Gandhi said bestowing the state with Sp...


The Coca-Cola Company (KO), BioPharmX Corporation (BPMX)

It has outperformed by 6.81% the S&P500. Ycg Llc decreased its stake in Coca Cola Co (KO) by 7.4% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. I...