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Unilever Stock Jumps After Vow to 'Review Options' for Shareholder Value

The highest price KHC stock touched in the last 12 month was $97.77 and the lowest price it hit in the same period was $71.83. The Kraft Heinz Company had a return on equity of 6.40% and a net margin of 10.44%. Out of 0 brokerage recommendations, 0 gave a Strong Buy, 0 issued a Buy, 0 issued Hold, 0 rated Under-perform and 0 issued a Sell. The stock has an average rating of "Buy" and an average ta... [Full Article...]

Israel fired by missiles from Egypt

The claims have not been confirmed by any Israeli or Egyptian authorities. The images show a militant linked to the ISIS affiliate in Egypt, known as the Sinai Province, as he prepares two rockets prior to launching them from the restive Sinai Peninsula. [Full Article...]

Kraft Heinz to pursue merger despite Unilever rejection

Kraft Heinz to pursue merger despite Unilever rejection The Financial Times added that Unilever declined the proposal, but Kraft Heinz is willing to work with Unilever to reach an agreement. But Unilever said the price " fundamentally undervalues " the company, and that it saw no basis for further talks. [Full Article...]

Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE) Equity Price Target Fixed At $20.3

Energy Transfer Equity, LP (NYSE:ETE) Equity Price Target Fixed At $20.3 The stock has been rated an average of 1.79 by 12 Brokerage Firm. That gain sent the price at $16.52 per share as of February 14,2017 when the total trading capacity was higher compared with their three months average volume of 18.68M shares. [Full Article...]

Samsung's Vice Chairman Is Under Arrest For A Massive Bribery Scandal

Samsung's Vice Chairman Is Under Arrest For A Massive Bribery Scandal He was already being held at a detention centre after appearing in court on Thursday as judges deliberated whether to issue an arrest warrant. The pension fund's current chief was arrested past year on suspicion of pressuring the fund to back the merger, which helped Lee increase his influence in Samsung Electronics without spending any of his money. [Full Article...]

Crude oil prices under renewed pressure after API Data

Crude oil prices under renewed pressure after API Data USA light crude CLc1 traded at $52.94 a barrel following the inventory report by a trade group, after settling up 27 cents at $53.20. Excluding Nigeria and Libya, which were exempt in the first supply deal to cut output since the financial crisis, Opec's production in January stood at just under 29.9m barrels a day. [Full Article...]

Yahoo Gets Boost on Updated Verizon Buyout Deal

According to a new report , Verizon wants to shave off $250 million from the original deal. The New York Times later reported that the discount may be closer to $300 million. A separate attack, announced in December, hit more than 1 billion accounts. More than 500 million accounts were affected. Yahoo did not immediately have a comment. [Full Article...]

China's January exports jump 7.9%, boon for Asia amid Trump concerns

China's January exports jump 7.9%, boon for Asia amid Trump concerns The Lunar New Year changes every year; however, it usually comes on the first two calendar months, resulting in volatility in China's trade data for the period. The low base past year might partially explain the solid recovery in imports, but it is also likely related to the still strong investment in the property market. [Full Article...]

Oil overhang points to need for extended OPEC output cuts

Saudi Arabia, the IEA said, appeared to cut more than was agreed on at the meeting with some key non-OPEC members in November. Libya is targeting production of 900,000 barrels per day by the end of this year while Nigeria is hoping just to keep pace with last year's output after a spate of rebel attacks ravaged oil facilities there. [Full Article...]

Singapore Airlines places $13.8 bln Boeing order

The company said it has options to buy six additional B777-9s and six more B787-10s from the USA aircraft manufacturer. SIA has selected the 777X and additional 787-10s to expand its future widebody fleet . SIA is already the launch customer for the 787-10, which is also now in development, having placed an initial order in 2013 for 30 aircraft for delivery from the 2018/19 financial year.The a... [Full Article...]

Trump faces major legal test over his travel ban

Trump faces major legal test over his travel ban Heavily reported incidents like those in Paris; Orlando; San Bernadino, Calif.; and Nice, France all made the list , however. President Donald Trump's alarming messages about the "peril" the country is in and the terror attacks he says are going unnoticed are not meant to strike "fear" in the hearts of Americans, the White House says. [Full Article...]

Fox TV Posts Strong Quarterly Spots, Political Ad Sales

Shares of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc .'s (FOX) are trading -1.85% downward from the 52-week high mark and 37.39% above from the fifty two-week low mark. US based company, Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc .'s ( FOXA)'s latest closing price distance was 13.75% from the average-price of 200 days while it maintained a distance from the 50 Day Moving Average at 6.86% and 2.05% compared with the 20 D... [Full Article...]

Orange Water and Sewer Authory Directs Customers Not to Use Water

Orange Water and Sewer Authory Directs Customers Not to Use Water Restaurants, schools in Chapel Hill and Carrboro , and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill closed Friday after a water treatment plant was shut down by a miscue in chemical treatment and a water main break. The pipe fix was completed Saturday but area residents emptied local stores of water, and local schools, UNC and restaurants were forced to close. Authorities said water suppli... [Full Article...]

Army secretary directs Corps to proceed with easement for Dakota Access Pipeline

It's been a year since the North Dakota Access Pipeline broke ground, a year that brought thousands of people together in opposition to that project. Almost all that's left to build is a small stretch under the Missouri River, near the Standing Rock Sioux reservation. [Full Article...]

Japan final January manufacturing PMI shows fastest expansion in nearly three years

The purchasing managers' index (PMI) slipped below December's two-and-a-half-year high of 56.1, but the small dip still left overall figure, at 55.9. China's manufacturing sector has expanded for the sixth month in a row, a sign the economy is stabilizing amid an uncertain global outlook. [Full Article...]

VW Bumps Toyota From Top Spot As World's Biggest Automaker

Once a paragon of German industry, Volkswagen was plunged into its deepest-ever crisis after it emerged in September 2015 that it had installed emissions-cheating software in millions of diesel engines worldwide. The automaker was known to be the top-selling automaker for more than seven decades until Toyota took over the title in 2008. Toyota will invest $10bn (£8bn) in the USA over the n... [Full Article...]

Democrats will fight Trump's 'unconstitutional' refugee ban, Chuck Schumer says

Democrats will fight Trump's 'unconstitutional' refugee ban, Chuck Schumer says The developments came a day after a federal judge in NY issued an emergency order temporarily barring the United States from deporting people from the seven majority Muslim nations subject to Mr Trump's 90-day travel ban. The very nature of Trump's executive order is under constitutional scrutiny. The opportunity is that the widespread outrage seems to be leading to heightened political engage... [Full Article...]

Mexico to redefine relations with Trump's US

Mexico to redefine relations with Trump's US Mexico's economy minister said his country was ready to renegotiate trade rules with the United States and that any change in U.S. tax policy that affected imports would have to be countered with a "mirror action" in Mexico. If you lose NAFTA, we've still got one - (and it's) back to 1988, '" the former USA trade representative told a panel discussion last week at Washington's Wilson Center. [Full Article...]

Rio Sells Australia Coal Unit to Yancoal for $2.45 Billion

Rio Sells Australia Coal Unit to Yancoal for $2.45 Billion Output by the world's biggest producer and consumer of the fuel fell 9.4% in 2016, while imports reversed two years of declines to gain 25%, the biggest increase since 2012. Yancoal plans to fund the deal through a capital raising and a share sale. The transaction is subject to the approval of Rio shareholders and the endorsement of the Federal and NSW governments and Chinese regulators. [Full Article...]

Chinese growth slips to 6.7% in 2016, the slowest for 26 years

China's economy grew 6.7 percent year on year in 2016, a slowdown from the 6.9-percent growth registered in 2015, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) data showed Friday. The housing market slowdown follows government-mandated property curbs in an attempt to control the red-hot real estate market toward the end of previous year. [Full Article...]


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