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Markets Bed Bath & Beyond Taking Toys 'R' Us Gift Cards
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About 212,685 shares traded. Analysts expect Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. It has underperformed by 58.71% the S&P500. PROFITABILITY RATIOS: The company's net profit margin is 4.10%. (NASDAQ: BBBY ). Gabelli Funds holds 70,000 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Gam Ag reported 101,794 shares or 0.07% of all its holdings. Analysts await Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.

Markets Harbour Energy submits $13.5bn offer for Santos
Author: 0 Harbour Energy submits $13.5bn offer for Santos

The latest bid is $6.50 per share, which represents a 30 per cent premium above Santos's last closing price. With the announcement, a commendable surge was apparently witnessed in the share prices of Santos. "We are prepared to move expeditiously through the due diligence phase to immediately begin the government review and approval process", Cook said in a phone interview.

Markets Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: General Motors Company (GM), LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB)
Author: 0 Analyzing Analyst Recommendations: General Motors Company (GM), LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB)

On 02 April 2018, Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Shares of NYSE GM opened at $35.76 on Tuesday. Assetmark Inc sold 216,926 shares as the company's stock declined 17.02% with the market. About 978,382 shares traded. John G Ullman Associate reported 11,450 shares. Earnings per Share Details of General Motors Company: The EPS of GM is strolling at 5.15, measuring its EPS growth this year at -13.2 percent.

Markets Panera Bread data breach exposes customer records
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Houlihan decides enough is enough and forces Panera Bread's hand by getting Krebs to publicize the flaw in hopes of forcing the company to expedite a fix. Get twice-daily updates on what the St. Louis business community is talking about. Shortly after KrebsOnSecurity spoke briefly with Panera's chief information officer John Meister by phone today, the company briefly took the Web site offline.

Markets Youthful Ryan baseball eyes a repeat trip to state
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Johnson retired after last season . It wasn't ideal playing conditions (Monday). The Mustangs also received multiple hit performances from Kellogg with a double and single and Mersola with a pair of singles, while DeChaine had an extra base hit with a double.

Markets Half of all European flights face delays due to systems failure
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In a statement on Tuesday, the organisation said: "Today 29,500 flights were expected in the European network". Following that announcement however, RTE News reported the Agence France Presse news agency revealed that Eurocontrol has since said that up to approximately half of all flights in Europe could be facing delays over the day.

Markets All eyes on Spotify as it prepares for stock exchange listing
Author: 0 All eyes on Spotify as it prepares for stock exchange listing

The reference price is not an offering price for the shares , nor is it the opening public price. The dad bros and basic bitches of Wall Street are watching in mute terror as Spotify prepares to go public tomorrow. The unusual IPO could also upend Wall Street's traditional way of doing things, as well as the private markets that fund tech unicorns. The direct listing could result in wild swings in Spotify's stock pricing during the first few days of trading, especially since Spotify's ...

Markets Stella Artois recalls bottles due to some having glass inside beer
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Customers can check whether their beer is part of the recall by looking at the "best before" date, timestamp, and package code. Stella Artois adds that its technical team has been working with the glass bottle supplier to ensure the packaging flaw has been addressed; and is actively working with its distributor and retail partners to remove potentially affected packages from retail.

Markets Bitcoin Red (BTCRED) moved down $-0.00316 in 24 hours
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Dash (DASH) traded up 7.5% against the dollar and now trades at $314.03 or 0.04440990 BTC. During the last week, Bitcoin Plus has traded 32.5% lower against the USA dollar. The major reasons which can be attributed to the crash of bitcoin in the first quarter of the year include regulatory whips which cracked in many countries and the reports of multiple hacking at exchanges as well as cryptocurrency firms.

Markets SoftBank investing $400M in Flipkart competitor
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Buoyed by the latest funding round, Paytm Mall will surely fancy its chances to give a more tough fight to Flipkart and Amazon . Paytm last raised funds in 2017 when Alibaba invested $200 million. The funding will be spread across four tranches over a year and is likely to value Paytm Mall at $2 billion, as we reported earlier. The development comes at a time when SoftBank, along with Tiger Global, is spearheading a Flipkart sale Walmart Inc.

Markets Man shot in neck by police officer at Zebulon gas station
Author: 0 Man shot in neck by police officer at Zebulon gas station

The man told police he would wait at the Walmart. Arena fired multiple shots and hit the suspect in both legs. "It really is shocking because you see these things on TV and you never think it would happen two doors down from you but it really is spooky", Faulkner said.

Markets NextEra Energy strikes deal to sell Canadian renewables assets
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It has outperformed by 12.47% the S&P500. Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in Lowes Cos (LOW) by 3.64% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 10,948 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $1,604,000 after acquiring an additional 337 shares in the last quarter.

Markets Disney makes offer for Sky News
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According to 21st Century Fox , Disney wants to get its hands on Sky News whether or not its planned $52 billion purchase of a big chunk of 21st Century Fox is successful. Yet just weeks later, USA cable giant Comcast entered the fray to crash the deal, lodging a cash proposal of £12.50 per Sky share which it said represents a 16% increase in value over the existing 21st Century Fox offer and implying an equity value of $31 billion (£22 billion) for Sky.

Markets Oklahoma, Kentucky schools close as teachers stage massive walkout
Author: 0 Oklahoma, Kentucky schools close as teachers stage massive walkout

It was followed by a march to the Capitol. The rally in Kentucky is led by the Kentucky Education Association , the state's union affiliate. "They love our schools and consistently take care of us". To pay for the raise, politicians from both parties agreed to increase production taxes on oil and gas, the state's most prized industry, and institute new taxes on tobacco and motor fuel.

Markets Dow drops 459 points on worries about tech stocks and trade
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Facebook came under heavy fire from lawmakers last month in the United States and Britain after news reports raised questions about whether it allowed third-party developers to access the data of users without their permission - a potential violation of its privacy agreement with the USA government.

Markets Govt keeping close eye on oil prices: Dharmendra Pradhan
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On Monday, the price of petrol touched a four-year high of Rs 73.83 a litre in Delhi while the diesel price was at an all-time high of Rs 64.69 a litre. On Monday, both petrol and diesel prices rose to new record levels. He also defended market pricing mechanism for petrol and diesel. At that time, petrol price had reached Rs 70.88 per litre in Delhi and diesel Rs.

Markets Latest Analysts Score of Stock: Walmart Inc. (WMT)
Author: 0 Latest Analysts Score of Stock: Walmart Inc. (WMT)

The stock decreased 2.29% or $3.3 during the last trading session, reaching $141. Legg Mason, Inc. (NYSE:LM) has risen 12.20% since April 2, 2017 and is uptrending. CNBC first reported the talks Monday, and said the price being discussed was less than $1 billion. Walmart (NYSE: WMT ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February 20th.

Markets Russian manufacturing growth in March capped by drop in new orders - PMI
Author: 0 Russian manufacturing growth in March capped by drop in new orders - PMI

The 50 level separates an expansion in manufacturing activity from a contraction. "Moreover, the New Export Orders Index registered at a 15-month low, highlighting falling demand for Malaysian goods from global markets". China's Caixin PMI fell to 51.0 in March, down from 51.6 in February - its weakest reading since November 2017. The sub-indices of output and employment both fell from the previous month , while new orders increased at a slightly slower rate , highlighting that the ...

Markets Jewish member of Labour NEC 'frustrated' by handling of anti-Semitism row
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Garrard told The Observer newspaper he has left the party because of its failure to confront anti-Semitism . "If you ran a restaurant, and it was dirty and there were cockroaches, you wouldn't get away with saying 'The restaurant down the road is dirty and has cockroaches too.' You would be expected to sort out the problem", he said.

Markets Nigeria investigating Cambridge Analytica after Facebook breach
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At the time of the Freakonomics interview, word had yet to come out that Facebook was being exploited by Russians who bought election ads during the 2016 presidential campaign. You don't need to download the file to find out which advertisers have targeted you and have your personal information, including what your religious and political persuasions are.

Markets Little Caesars gives away free pizza today after historic March Madness upset
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Even non-basketball fans had a reason to jump for joy during this year's NCAA men's basketball tournament. It's best to call ahead to make sure. There are dozens of Little Caesars restaurants in Cleveland and throughout Northeast Ohio. The offer is also only good while supplies last, and with the huge demand it is probably a good idea to show up at the start of the promotion. Some of the restrictions are that you must place your order before 1 p.m.

Markets Saks Fifth Avenue stores affected by data breach involving payment card info
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Hudson's Bay Co., the parent company of the stores which is based in Canada , announced on Sunday that records of the stores' shoppers had been compromised. Stores that had already implemented chip machines would likely not be exposed to the data breach , Chorine said. He said the prolific hacking group has previously targeted major hotel and restaurant chains.

Author: 0 Analysts Set Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCK) Price Target at $29.00

About 1,775 shares traded. Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTEN) has declined 24.28% since March 31, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 33.08% the S&P500. (NASDAQ:PTEN). Nikko Asset Mgmt Americas invested in 697,900 shares or 0.4% of the stock. Brown Advisory Secs Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 0.1% of its portfolio in Ventas, Inc.

Markets Way Bill comes into force from today
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How to generate an e-Way BillThe e-Way Bill is being implemented nationwide by GSTN in association with the National Informatics Centre . "It must be ensured that the second phase of e-way bill requirement for movements within the state is done in a calibrated manner considering the experiences of the first phase".

Markets Ride-sharing giant Uber unveils new uberPOOL offering in Sydney
Author: 0 Ride-sharing giant Uber unveils new uberPOOL offering in Sydney

This week, local media reported that the South Korean government wishes to prevent the kind of accidents that have already taken place in the USA involving pedestrians and autonomous vehicles. And after the company's first autopilot death in June 2016, it "repeatedly went out of its way to shift blame for the accident" in its 537-word statement, even while acknowledging that the car's sensors had failed to distinguish between a large white truck and the bright sky in the background.

Markets Soybeans to exceed corn for 1st time in 35 years
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NASS's acreage estimates are based on surveys conducted during the first two weeks of March from a sample of approximately 82,900 farm operators across the United States. The report indicates cotton acres will be up 7 percent compared to a year ago, sorghum acres up 5 percent, and rice up 9 percent. USA soybean supplies as of March 1 totaled 2.107 billion bushels, up 21 percent from a year earlier, USDA said in its quarterly stocks report.

Markets Chanda Kochhar 'a huge beneficiary' of Videocon loan, says whistleblower
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The dealings between Deepak Kochhar and Dhoot have snowballed into a controversy over alleged "conflict of interest", with a whistleblower accusing Chanda Kochhar of misusing her position to promote her spouse's business. The letter alleged a nexus between Kochhar's husband Deepak Kochhar's NuPower Renewables and Videocon Group Chairman Venugopal Dhoot , and thereby ICICI Bank's involvement in saving Videocon Group from debt defaults.

Author: 0 February manufacturing PMI dips on fewer new orders

PMI is an indicator of the health of a country's manufacturing sector based on five major indicators - new orders , inventory, production, supplier deliveries, and employment environment. Although the reading is above the expansion threshold, slower growth in new orders could well mean that overall demand conditions haven't completely revived yet.

Markets Netflix is hiring someone to binge-watch Netflix
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State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D owns 0.02% invested in Wyndham Worldwide Corporation (NYSE:WYN) for 47,500 shares. (NASDAQ: NFLX ). Rampart Investment Mgmt owns 5,858 shares for 0.43% of their portfolio. The stock has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus target price of $257.74. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seventeen have issued a hold rating, thirty-two have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock.

Markets Walmart, Humana looking at alliance to enhance health-care services
Author: 0 Walmart, Humana looking at alliance to enhance health-care services

In 1999, Walmart spent $10.8 billion to acquire United Kingdom retailer Asda Group. After $3.12 actual EPS reported by Simon Property Group, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -9.29% negative EPS growth. Walmart plans to buy health care for its workers directly from providers in six different regions. Humana holds a significant proportion of the Medicare Advantage market, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation.