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Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in Caterpillar in the second quarter worth $104,000. Motco now owns 989 shares of the industrial products company's stock valued at $106,000 after acquiring an additional 718 shares during the last quarter.
  • BMW aiming to grow Mini brand in China

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    The agreement would mark the first time the Mini would be produced outside of Europe and units could be exported to markets beyond China. Another person familiar with the matter said the new joint venture in the eastern city of Changshu would not deal with gasoline or diesel powered cars, indicating a focus on electric vehicles was likely.
  • What can you now order through Facebook?

    What can you now order through Facebook?

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    You're really not doing all that much with the new Facebook app, but it is a convenience. "We've been testing this since past year, and after responding to feedback and adding more partners, we're rolling out everywhere in the USA on iOS, Android and desktop", Alex Himel, Facebook's VP of local, said in a press release .
  • Ryanair to benchmark pilot pay against competitors

    Ryanair to benchmark pilot pay against competitors

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    Michael Hickey (centre) is leaving Ryanair. Addressing comments he had made about pilots after the company's AGM last month, Mr O'Leary said Ryanair's pilots were the best in the business, worked hard, were well trained and were extremely professional.
  • Ferrexpo Plc (FXPO) Price Target Cut to GBX 175

    Ferrexpo Plc (FXPO) Price Target Cut to GBX 175

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    The Weir Group PLC is a United Kingdom company, which is engaged in engineering businesses. Berenberg's target would suggest a potential upside of 3.73% from the company's previous stock close. The stock of Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) earned "Buy" rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, June 21. The rating was upgraded by Bernstein on Wednesday, August 26 to "Outperform".
  • How to avoid the Netflix subscription price rise

    How to avoid the Netflix subscription price rise

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    They actually have not introduced a price increase since 2014 and since then they have also introduced a lot of exclusive content. The streaming service has found that members don't mind paying a few more dollars for a more user-friendly experience.
  • India eases tax burden on small and medium firms

    India eases tax burden on small and medium firms

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    The threshold for composition scheme in GST has been hiked from Rs 75 lakh to Rs 1 crore for businesses to avail of the composition scheme. GST council had allowed SMEs with annual turnover of up to Rs 1.50 crore to file for quarterly returns.
  • Uber expands board to 17 members, reduces Kalanick's power

    Uber expands board to 17 members, reduces Kalanick's power

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    That would include about $1 billion in new Uber shares at the current $68 billion valuation, with the rest earmarked for buying shares from current investors at a discount, the sources said . Mr. Kalanick had outsize voting rights at the company under a certain class of Uber stock that he owns, and he controls three board seats under an amendment to the corporate charter that was passed a year ago.
  • J&K: BSF camp damaged heavily during encounter

    J&K: BSF camp damaged heavily during encounter

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    The pre-dawn strike breached multiple layers of security at the BSF's 182 Battalion. Sources said the mercenaries stormed the BSF camp from Gogo village and carried out several blasts inside the camp before being detected by troopers. However, IGP Kashmir Munir Khan said security forces were looking for six to seven terrorists."We need to neutralise them very fast", he added. About 20-25 foreign militants are hiding in north Kashmir, according to police intelligence sources.
  • Volkswagen takes new $3bn hit over diesel emission scandal

    Volkswagen takes new $3bn hit over diesel emission scandal

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    The company said the extra charge is because engines are proving "far more technically complex and time consuming" to adapt. German authorities on Thursday arrested a former high-ranking Volkswagen executive, the first German citizen arrested in the country in relation to the carmaker's diesel emissions scandal, according to media reports.
  • Roku prices IPO at top of price range, raises Dollars 219 mln

    Roku prices IPO at top of price range, raises Dollars 219 mln

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    Streaming media device maker Roku will begin to sell its shares at $14 when it starts trading on NASDAQ Thursday, according to a CNBC report . As of June 30, Roku had 15.1 million active accounts. Roughly 39 million people used a Roku device at least once during the month compared to 37 million who used Chromecast, 36 million who used Fire TV and 21 million who used Apple TV.
  • Oil Prices Little Changed After OPEC Meeting

    Oil Prices Little Changed After OPEC Meeting

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    OPEC and 10 producers outside the cartel, including Russian Federation, first agreed late in 2016 to cap their production at around 1.8 million barrels a day lower than peak October 2016 levels, with the aim of alleviating global oversupply and boosting prices.
  • Fed will finally wind down historic rescue program

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    Yellen said today the Fed's decision to wind down the program is a vote of confidence in the USA economy. The central bank has raised its benchmark rate twice this year, in March and June, and markets were expecting at least one more increase this year.
  • Toys R Us Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

    Toys R Us Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

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    In the case of Toys "R" Us its likely that they will still be around a year from now once the company's long term debts are restructured to put the business on a more stable footing. Either way, for '90s gamers, the company's Chapter 11 announcement is concerning news. Toys "R" Us bankruptcy is partly caused by falling foot traffic in malls in the U.S.
  • London Rush Hour Terror Attack Claimed by ISIS

    London Rush Hour Terror Attack Claimed by ISIS

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    President Donald Trump responded to an apparent terror attack in London on Friday by suggesting that his controversial travel ban ought to be extended. "I think he means generally that this kind of activity is what we're trying to prevent", McMaster said. "Loser terrorists must be dealt with in a much tougher manner.The internet is their main recruitment tool which we must cut off & use better!" he continued.
  • Liberum Downgrades Rating On Astrazeneca PLC (AZN)

    Liberum Downgrades Rating On Astrazeneca PLC (AZN)

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    Ocado Group plc is a United Kingdom online grocery retailer. 87 funds opened positions while 340 raised stakes. Ny State Common Retirement Fund stated it has 0% in Roadrunner Transportation Systems Inc (NYSE:RRTS). The company was maintained on Friday, July 1 by HSBC. At the time of writing, Greencore Group PLC (GNC.L) has a 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) of 15.39.
  • Apple TV 4K arrives with HDR10, Dolby Vision support

    Apple TV 4K arrives with HDR10, Dolby Vision support

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    The Apple TV 4K is priced at US$179 for 32GB storage, and the 64GB model is $199. Those unfamiliar with High Dynamic Range or HDR technology, the term comes from the photography world and refers to the depth of colour and black levels present in a photograph.
  • US Poverty Rate Falls, Median Income Rises in 2016

    US Poverty Rate Falls, Median Income Rises in 2016

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    In 2015, household incomes rose 5.2%, the largest increase since records began in 1967. The poorest USA households, by comparison, have a smaller share of income than ever before. "The decline in the unisured is clearly the effect of the Affordable Care Act, and this is particularly pronounced in states that expanded Medicaid coverage", said John Rizzo, the Long Island Association's chief economist and a professor of health economics at Stony Brook University.
  • Memorial Ceremony in New York City

    Memorial Ceremony in New York City

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    He says that was the longest 12 minutes of his life, but he soon learned the plane went down in a field in Shanksville, Pa. Nineteen al Qaeda members hijack four USA passenger airliners. The 93 foot tower is expected to be complete in September 2018. Adderly and his wife, Shirley, were among the family and friends of the victims present for Sunday's tower groundbreaking.
  • China cracks down on illegal crypto exchanges, Bitcoin drops by $500

    China cracks down on illegal crypto exchanges, Bitcoin drops by $500

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    Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month . Within a week since the announcement of PBoC was released, state-owned financial news publication Caixin reported that PBoC has been planning to ban all of the local bitcoin exchanges and trading platforms.
  • Cruise Lines Are Sending Ships on Rescue Missions to the Caribbean

    Cruise Lines Are Sending Ships on Rescue Missions to the Caribbean

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    Goldman Sachs Group, (The) cut shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises to a sell recommendation in a note on Tue, Aug 15th. Fain Richard D had sold 20,000 shares worth $1.94 million on Thursday, March 16. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. With 14,100 avg volume, 0 days are for Herzfeld Caribbean Basin Fund (NASDAQ:CUBA)'s short sellers to cover CUBA's short positions.
  • Browns players appear in pre-game video on racial inequality

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    The rookie has looked calm in his first regular season action, which is telling considering the big stage he's under at home against a big AFC North rival in the Steelers . We will keep you updated on all the scoring, key plays, injuries, analysis and more , so stay tuned and enjoy the game! First-round pick T.J. Watt is the starter at right outside linebacker.
  • 'Mixed bag of good headlines' as Canada adds 22200 jobs in August

    'Mixed bag of good headlines' as Canada adds 22200 jobs in August

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    On a year-over-year basis, Canadian employment increased 374,300, or 2.1%, with almost 60% of the new jobs created over the past 12 months of the full-time variety, which tend to offer higher pay and steady benefits. The mixed report led the Canadian dollar to pare gains against its US counterpart. The country's surprisingly solid start to 2017 has already motivated the Bank of Canada to hike its interest rate twice this year, including an increase earlier in the week.
  • Twitter brings 'Night mode' to desktop: How to turn it on

    Twitter brings 'Night mode' to desktop: How to turn it on

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    The Night Mode look is dark navy colour and not black or gray, which is considered as a better choice for general legibility. Then select Night Mode . Since it is a "roll out" rather than a launch, there's a chance the feature might not be available to you just yet. To exit out of Twitter Night Mode for Mobile, simply repeat the steps and tap the moon icon again.
  • United States ousts Pak's biggest pvt bank on terror funding fear

    United States ousts Pak's biggest pvt bank on terror funding fear

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    Last month, the regulator had intimated HBL that it would impose the $629.6 million penalty after finding these deficiencies in the risk management and Bank Secrecy ActAnti-Money Laundering compliance programme at the NY branch. Officials also said Habib has repeatedly failed to correct "glaring deficiencies" in its internal safeguards meant to prevent money laundering and terror financing.