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VF Corporation to buy Williamson-Dickie Mfg for $820m

VF said the proposed purchase "is consistent with VF's commitment to active portfolio management and expanding its growing workwear platform". VF, whose appar...


Bill Gates gives away Microsoft shares worth $4.6 billion to charity

In 1996, Gates had a 24% stake in Microsoft, but following his donation in June, that has fallen to just 1.3%. Since June 2015, Gates has regularly donated ei...


Advance Auto Parts Q2 Earnings Stall Out

Traders bought shares of O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. It has underperformed by 91.43% the S&P500. TN purchased a new stake in Advance Auto Parts during the first...


Penntex Midstream Partners (PTXP) Given Coverage Optimism Score of 0.10

It has outperformed by 4.96% the S&P500. They expect $0.56 EPS, up 1.82% or $0.01 from last year's $0.55 per share. Therefore 45% are positive. The rating was m...


Etihad Airways says can not bail out Air Berlin

In December 2016 German rival Lufthansa's Eurowings and Austrian Airlines units reached a deal to lease 38 planes from Air Berlin. Air Berlin chief execut...


China tells North Korea to comply with United Nations sanctions

Other U.S. officials have since sought to play down the link between the two issues. U.S. President Donald Trump returned to Washington on Monday to autho...


Aston Martin Zagato Speedster and Shooting Brake Announced

Aston Martin has announced two new limited-run versions of its distinctive Vanquish Zagato supercar. To be more specific, Aston Martin will only build 28 Spee...


Parkwood LLC Has $4.86 Million Position in TJX Companies, Inc. (The) (TJX)

Wellington Management Group LLP now owns 20,703,582 shares of the apparel and home fashions retailer's stock valued at $1,637,238,000 after buying an additional...


North Korea tensions send dollar to eight-week low vs. yen

On Monday the dollar rose 0.3 percent against the yen to 109.48 yen. According to the Associated Press, South Korea's Kospi lost 1.7 percent, while Hong Kong'...


Texas Governor Signs Bill Banning Taxpayer Funding of Abortions

The second bill, HB 13, expands reporting requirements for complications resulting from abortions. The state capitol was the site of numerous demonstrations b...


Mumbai Police Arrest Four For Allegedly Leaking 'Game Of Thrones' Episode Online

The wildly popular fantasy drama where we often hear news relating to leaked script, photos, and videos and is already the most pirated show on television a...


Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (DKS) Downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus

Xcel Energy Inc now has $24.47B valuation. The stock last traded at $27.63 well below the 50 day moving average of $37.46 and which is quite a bit below the 2...


Home Depot reports higher revenue, beating expectations

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: " Home Depot Inc (HD) Position Increased by Community Trust & Investment Co." was reported by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. The fir...


Retail Sales Rise Three Times More Than Expected In June

Census Bureau reported. The so-called retail sales control group, which excludes automobiles, gasoline and building materials and feeds directly into the Com...


Oil prices fall 2.5% on strong US$, weak China data

The weekly US crude inventory report from the industry group American Petroleum Institute (API) is due out later on Tuesday. Energy Information Administratio...


Death toll in Alexandria train crash rises to 49

At least 41 people were killed and more than 130 injured when two trains collided in Alexandria on Friday. Earlier on Sunday, an administrative prosecution su...


Russian Federation and Germany weigh in on North Korea war rhetoric

South Korea's Kospi sank 1.8 percent to 2,316.88 and Hong Kong's Hang Seng shed 1.5 percent to 27,041.83. The Chinese volatility gauge jumped by the most si...


U removes Sharad Yadav as leader of party in Rajya Sabha

The JD (U) had also suspended Rajya Sabha MP Ali Anwar, who had participated in an opposition meet called by Congress president Sonia Gandhi in Delhi last...


Ikea takes aim at United Kingdom power prices with new solar battery

The addition of batteries is aimed at making further cost savings, as solar homes in the United Kingdom typically only consume around 40% of the electricity the...


Dollar hits 8-week low vs yen, N.Korea tensions spook investors

In an unusually quiet day of currency trading, it was the smaller emerging market currencies that stole numerous headlines. Australian stock futures dropped 1...