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Quiksilver Parent Buys Billabong For $155 Million

Quiksilver is now officially known as Boardriders Inc ., and is part of the firm Oaktree Capital Management . The company has also asked Billabong boss N...


Shares in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Acquired by PARK CIRCLE Co

About 2.29M shares traded. The Home Depot, Inc. Capital International Inc increased its stake in Helmerich And Payne (HP) by 400% based on its latest 2017Q3 r...


Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE:TMO) Position Reduced by Peloton Wealth Strategists

About 1.57M shares traded or 2.77% up from the average. Nordea Investment Management AB increased its position in shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific by 3.9% i...


Ulta Beauty (ULTA) Getting Favorable Press Coverage, Report Finds

Ulta Beauty Inc (ULTA) traded down $1.67 during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $223.66. It has outperformed by 24.76% the S&P500. Castleark Management Ll...


Green Square Capital LLC Cuts Holdings in Valero Energy Co. (VLO)

The stock of Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE: VLO ) earned "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, July 31. It has underperformed by 4.68% the S...


Dominion Energy to acquire Scana for $14.6bn

Scana , which had been struggling with big cost overruns, scrapped a pair of nuclear reactors at the V.C. Summer Generating Station in July after spending about...


United Kingdom house price growth slows, according to Nationwide

Average prices fell by 0.5% in the capital, compared to growth of 2.6% nationally. Across the United Kingdom, house prices rose over the year, but by a modest...


$19bn Spotify to file for a US IPO this year

If the direct listing (as opposed to a traditional float) goes ahead, it may mean some intriguing shifts in the manner in which tech companies choose to go publ...


The colour of money: This is how new currency notes look like

A picture of Konark Sun Temple will also be added to the note. The Rs 10 note was last redesigned in 2005. In August 2017, the RBI had introduced new Rs...


Paul Sorvino threatens to kill Harvey Weinstein

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office is considering charges against Weinstein involving two sex-crimes complaints . Good for him if he goes. Wein...


The Slender Man Trailer Looks as Generic as Generic Horror Movies Get

The studio released a trailer earlier today. There are lots of dark forests, tortured writing on walls, and Ring-like arty shots of maggots and other gross stuf...


Iceland becomes first country to legalise equal pay

In fact, the country aims to eradicate gender pay inequality by the year 2022. All companies and government agencies with more than 25 employees must now obtain...


Sprint replaces its current President and CFO with Michel Combes

Correction: An earlier version misstated the status of merger talks between Sprint and T-Mobile. Last month saw Günther Ottendorfer leave his post as Sprin...


SUVs and Crossovers Saved 2017 for Automakers in the US

Fiat brand sales fell 33 percent, while Ram slipped 3 percent, but still sold 44,907 pickup trucks. Ford Motor Company ended 2017 with a 0.9% uptick in Dece...


Parliamentary committee raps IndiGo in passenger assault case

The panel said the pricing mechanisms applicable in the "developed countries may not be suitable for India". "The Committee noted that recently there were man...


LG reveals more robots ahead of CES 2018

Unsurprisingly, LG is tying the robots up with its brand new ThinQ brand, giving it an AI spin. Its two airport robots are already being tested out in South Kor...


Based lender agrees to pay $45M to settle mortgage misconduct claims

It said standards imposed under the settlement "are largely PHH's servicing standards today". "The agreement requires new servicing standards to help ensure t...


Meghan Markle wants her mom to walk her down the aisle

The Palace hasn't given official confirmation that the royal couple did in fact fly to France on the public flight. According to United Kingdom media outlets,...


Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:MPC) Dominating Headlines as Investors Tune In

About 584,999 shares traded. Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.76% the S&P500. 50,...


DAPMAN: Subsidy removal caused fuel scarcity

Speaking to newsmen on the fuel crisis in an interview, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu stated that some of the oil traders fail...